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McGlothlin Faculty Travel Grant Program

Description

Travel grants of approximately $2,500 will be awarded to as many as three Radford University faculty to supplement international travel that will internationalize the curriculum. (Individual grants may be less than or exceed $2,500, depending upon the number of fundable requests received.)

Purpose

  • To add to or enhance international dimensions of a class or classes taught by a faculty member
  • To internationalize a department or college's curriculum
  • To investigate sites and do preliminary planning for a new study abroador exchange program to contribute to the internationalization of the campus

Proposal Guidelines

  • Describe concrete benefits for Radford University students. Include an estimate of the number of students potentially affected.
  • List sources/amounts of matching financial support, if any.
  • Describe a timetable of tangible student benefits which will be incorporated into the class(es)/curriculum/campus within no more than two years of travel.
  • Outline media documentation of the trip (photography, video, etc.) which will be used to internationalize the class/curriculum/campus and which will be available to all faculty.
  • Proposals should be limited to no more than two pages.

Deadlines

  • Proposal deadline is November 1.
  • Grant recipients will be announced November 20.

Sample

Proposals should be submitted to:

  • International Education Center
    Radford University
    PO Box 7002
    Radford, VA 24142
    Phone: 540-831-6200
    Fax: 540-831-6588
  • iec@radford.edu