A. Policy: The University maintains a quasi-endowed fund to promote scholarly activity. The program is
administered by the Faculty Development Policies Committee serving in an advisory role to the Vice
President for Academic Affairs.
B. Procedures
1. Applications for funds are accepted two times a year. The guidelines, deadlines, and application format
are posted on the Faculty Scholarship Center website at least two months in advance of the application
2. The Faculty Development Committee makes recommendations for awards to the Vice President for
Academic Affairs. Normally, notification of awards will be given to applicants no later than one month
after the deadline.

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