Faculty Grants

I do not seek. I find. - Pablo Picasso  

Full-Time Faculty Grants

Dean's Faculty Research Grants   

Grants are available to all full-time faculty. Dean's Faculty Research Grants ranging from $500-$6,000 will be awarded to submitted proposals.

IMPORTANT CHANGE: There is now only 1 deadline for Dean’s Faculty Research Grants - September 30. There is no 2nd application period later in the academic year so please apply now. 

Please note that this deadline is for funding for creative/research projects only.  If your research project entails travel, you may include it as part of your application for this research grant. We are offering a separate fund, the Dean’s Conference/Workshop Travel Grant, specifically for expenses associated with academic/professional conference or workshop attendance (more details to follow).

Examples of acceptable uses of Dean's Faculty Research Grant funds:

Examples of acceptable uses of Dean's Faculty Research Grant funds:

  • Enhancement of courses.
  • Cost of materials, resources, or rental for specific creative projects.
  • Travel to archives, collections, institutions, or sites in support of research. (Only travelers who are fully compliant with the University’s vaccination requirement will be considered for reimbursement under the University’s Business Expense Policy.)
  • Production support (though the School will not take on the role and responsibility of producer of any projects).

DEAN'S CONFERENCE/WORKSHOP TRAVEL GRANTS   

Conference/Workshop Travel Grants (maximum of $500) will be awarded to Fall 2022 applicants on a rolling basis until funds are depleted (first come, first serve). There is no application deadline.

Faculty with research funds must exhaust those funds prior to applying for this grant.

Examples of acceptable uses of Dean's Conference Travel Grant funds: 

  • Conference/workshop related travel and lodging expenses. (Only travelers who are fully compliant with the University’s vaccination requirement will be considered for reimbursement under the University’s Busin

Part-Time Faculty Support

Adjunct Faculty Development Grant
Each school has a budget available to support the professional development of part-time faculty. The Office of Faculty reviews and approves applications for the Professional Development Fund available to eligible adjunct faculty. Adjunct faculty may request up to $1,250. No more than one request will be approved in an academic year. Per the Adjunct contract, grants are awarded on a first come-first serve basis.

Additional Resources

Examples of Fundable Endeavors for the Dean's Faculty Grants

  • Enhancements of courses.
  • Costs of materials, resources, rental for specific creative projects.
  • Travel to archives, collections, institutions, sites in support of research.
  • Production support (though the School will not take on the role and responsibility of producer of any projects).
  • Any payments to NYU faculty members must be processed through NYU Payroll. A fringe cost may be incurred, lowering the amount available.

Funds will not be advanced ahead of activities, are subject to all NYU business expense guidelines, and are available only as reimbursement for out-of-pocket expenses. Funds will be reimbursed based on actual expenses which may be less than that approved and may not exceed the amount approved.