Research, Scholarship, Professional Growth
PPM 1-13, Article B-5, Section 4.8: The Committee on Research, Scholarship and Professional Growth shall recommend policies on research, scholarship, teaching loads, instructional and faculty development and faculty productivity. It shall facilitate faculty in obtaining grants, travel funds, physical facilities, etc., to pursue research and scholarly activities.
All contract, salaried faculty are encouraged to submit proposals to the RSPG Committee (see list of proposal categories below). Separate grants are available for adjunct faculty. Adjunct faculty and professional staff may be included within proposals that are submitted by contract, salaried faculty.
The RSPG committee has grant categories including travel, research and professional development, innovative teaching, new faculty, adjunct, excellence, and collaborative grants. Travel grants are reviewed in early fall, early spring, and early summer semesters and other grants are due mid-fall and mid-spring semesters.
RSPG accepts applications for Hemingway Faculty Vitality Grants, Hemingway Adjunct Faculty Grants, Innovative Teaching Grants, Research and Professional Grants, Hemingway New Faculty Grants, Hemingway Collaborative Awards, Hemingway Excellence Awards, and Travel Grants during its fall round. Grants are due to college representatives one week prior to the deadline for review.
February 10, 2023