Faculty Grant Opportunities

University Grant Opportunities

 

Sabbatical Leave

Provides one semester or one AY leave to eligible faculty members to focus on professional development opportunities such as conducting research, engaging in scholarly and creative activities, improving instruction, or obtaining faculty retraining.

DUE DATE: Not yet announced for applications due in AY 17-18. Last year's due date was early September.  Materials from the last academic year are below. 

 

SJSU ERFA RSCA Award

An annual award offered by the SJSU Emeritus and Retired Faculty Association; provides for up to $2,500 to support research, creative activity, travel to present at conferences, and/or acquisition of equipment related to scholarly and creative endeavors.

DUE DATE: Not yet announced for applications due in AY 17-18. Last year's due date was early December. Materials from the last academic year are below. 

 

Faculty Diversity Development RSCA Award

Offered by the Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion; provides for one of the following: a) 0.2 release time for one semester (T/TT only), b) $5,000 summer stipend (taxable), or c) $5,000 for RSCA expenses (travel, student RAs, study materials).

DUE DATE: Not yet announced for applications due in AY 17-18. Last year's due date was mid-January. Materials from the last academic year are below. 

 

SJSU Central RSCA Program

An annual award offered by the university; provides for one of the following: a) 0.2 release time for one semester, b) $5,000 summer stipend (taxable), or c) $5,000 for RSCA expenses (travel, student RAs, study materials)

DUE DATE: Not announced yet for applications due in AY 17-18. Last year's due date was in mid-March. Materials from the last academic year are below. 

 

Undergraduate Research Award

An annual award offered by the university; provides for $1,000 to enable a student to work collaboratively with a faculty member on a RSCA project. Funds can be used to support the student as a Research Assistant, send the student to a conference, or to pay for study supplies or travel.

DUE DATE: Not announced yet for applications due in AY 17-18. Last year's due date was in April. Materials from the last academic year are below. 

 

Other CSU-sponsored Grant Opportunities

 

Grant Writing Resources

The SJSU Research Foundation website provides information on how to find external grant opportunities, as well as information on developing and submitting grant applications and managing the award once you receive it.

SJSU Research Foundation Workshops on grant-writing.

College of Education Workshops on grant-writing.