Faculty Grant Opportunities

University Grant Opportunities

SJSU Central RSCA Program

 

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: April 11, 2017.
  • Description and instructions for AY 17-18.
  • Application and cover page for AY 17-18.
  • More details available on the Center for Faculty Development website.

 

 Sabbatical Leave

 

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 AY 17-18. Last year's due date was early December.
  • Description and application cover page for AY 16-17.
  • More details available on the Center for Faculty Development website.

 

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 AY 18-19. AY 17-18 due date was mid-January 2017.
  • Description and instructions for AY 17-18.
  • More details available on the Center for Faculty Development website.

 

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.