Grants, Sabbaticals and Assistantships

The Office of the Provost is pleased to offer these programs to support faculty research and development:

1. The Faculty Research, Scholarship, and Practice-Based Project Grant

2. Scholarship Course Release

3. PhilaU Graduate Assistantship Program

4. Sabbatical Leaves


The Nexus Grants are offered in conjunction with the Center for Teaching Innovation and Nexus Learning.

1. The Nexus Learning Grant 

2. The Nexus Online Learning Grant

3. Summer Course Development Initiative


Faculty Development for new Tenure-track/ Practice-track Faculty
The Office of the Provost offers a 6-credit course release for new tenure-track and practice-track faculty

1. Six-credit course release program description


Sponsored Leaves

1. External Fellowships or Visiting Scholar Programs