Colgate’s office of Corporate, Foundation and Government Relations
(Grants Office) assists faculty in locating and applying for external grants and sponsored research. Web resources include:
All proposals for external grants or contracts that will be administered by Colgate (i.e., funds are paid to and disbursed by the university) must be reviewed and approved before they are submitted to the funding agency. For information or assistance, contact Helen Kebabian
or Bruce Moseley
in the Grants Office, ext. 7451.
Colgate Funding Sources
The university offers competitive funding for a wide range of faculty research and teaching activities. For programs with specific deadlines, requests for proposals are issued via e-mail to all faculty.
Colgate Grants for Research and Other Scholarly and Creative Activities
Faculty Research Council
Grants and leaves to support research and creative work in all fields. Please consult research council guidelines 2015-16
, budget form 2016
, and sample proposals
. To submit student wage grant proposals, use either the 2015-16 application
(for student work to be completed May 31 or earlier
) or the 2016-17 application
(for student work beginning June 1 or later
). Chair: Amy Leventer
*Research Council Discretionary Grants: maximum $1,500 per year.
|Type of grant ||Maximum award ||Deadline |
|Discretionary grants* ||$1,500 / year ||any time |
|Major grant (6/1/16 – 8/31/17) ||$7,500 ||Jan. 22, 2016 |
|Picker fellowship (6/1/16 – 8/31/17) ||$10,000 ||Jan. 22, 2016 |
|Senior or Associate faculty leave in 2015-16 ||1-2 SLA credits ||Jan. 22, 2016 |
|Horned Dorset Colony creative artist residency ||1-month residency, summer 2016 ||Jan. 22, 2016 |
|Publication expenses grant ||$1,000 ||any time |
|Textbook preparation loan ||$3,000 ||any time |
|Publication subvention grant ||$3,000 ||any time |
|Student wages ||150 hrs/semester; 200 hrs/summer ||any time |
Consult the guidelines for categories of support, which include research travel, non-student wages, and other research expenses. Apply any time via e-mail to Research Council chair Amy Leventer.
Course Development Grants: Colgate Bicentennial
See Bicentennial Projects, above.