Global Scholars

The Global Scholars Program offers support for faculty engaged in scholarship or curriculum development that helps prepare our students and community for global leadership, 公民, 和成功. The program is supported and administered by the Center for Innovation & 改变 and is made possible by the John H. Schroeder Global Scholar Endowed Fund.

Funding Priorities

Although any global topic will be considered, priority will be given to proposals related to:

Additionally, priority will be given to proposals that:

  • Encourage cross-disciplinary collaboration (joint proposals are welcome)
  • Promote global experiential opportunities for students

The selection committee is composed of the deans of UE’s colleges, the executive vice president of academic affairs, the executive director of international programs, and the executive director of the Center for Innovation & 改变. Prospective applicants are encouraged to discuss their ideas with the executive director of the Center for Innovation & 改变 and their academic dean to ensure a final proposal is aligned with the selection criteria.

Current funding will support 3-4 awards of up to $4,000 each. 奖s may be used for travel, research materials, conference fees, and/or other related expenses. 奖 does not include a course release.

Global Scholar Requirements and Timeline

The term for Global Scholars is one academic year (June 1, 2022 – May 31, 2023).

  • March 31, 2022 at 8:00 a.m. Application Deadline.
  • Early April: Announcement of Global Scholar awards.
  • June 1, 2022 – May 31, 2023: Global Scholars conduct work.
  • June 1, 2023: Global Scholars provide a report detailing the results of their work.
  • During the 2022-2023 academic year: Global Scholars present their work to the campus community at a TBD Global Scholars event.

Application Submission Instructions

Include the following:

  1. 的名字
  2. 电子邮件
  3. College/Department
  4. 你的简历

In no more than 5 pages , please address the following:

  1. Background for your proposal
  2. How your proposal:
    • relates to social innovation or changemaking (if applicable)
    • addresses the UN Sustainable Development Goals (if applicable)
    • enhances global experiential education (if applicable)
    • encourages cross-disciplinary collaboration (if applicable)
    • will impact our campus and broader community upon your return.
  3. Proposed budget:
    • travel costs and timing
    • costs for materials, conference fees, and/or other related expenses
    • description of any other funding you have applied for or intend to apply for to support this work

Please submit your proposal electronically by 8:00 a.m. on March 31 to Dina Willming at dw285@sun-evasion.com.

办公室电话
812-488-2455

办公室的电子邮件
centerforinnovation@sun-evasion.com

Office Location
Rooms 270-274, Ridgway University Center