Faculty Research Opportunity

CLAS Faculty Research Grants Program

Deadline

TBA

Who is Eligible?

The applicant must be a “Core” or “Related” faculty member of the Center for Latin American Studies at the University of Pittsburgh.

Requirements/Intended Use of Funds

(1) “Seed money” or supplementary money for large projects; (2) Limited funds required for smaller projects or projects of short dura-tion; and (3) Research that will result in the development of Latin American/Caribbean courses.

Max Funding

$4,000.00

Hsieh Travel Fund

Deadline

Rolling basis

Who is Eligible?

Full-time and part-time tenure-stream, tenured and non tenure-stream faculty (including lecturers, adjunct faculty, and contract faculty) at all Schools, Departments, Centers, Institutes and Campuses of the University of Pittsburgh.

Requirements/Intended Use of Funds

Funding can be used for research travel to/in Asia or for other travel related to research on Asia. Can also be used to bring visiting faculty/scholars to Pitt.

Max Funding

$1,000.00 (usual grants between $200-$500)

Asian Studies Small Grants

Deadline

Mid November

Who is Eligible?

Full-time and part-time tenure-stream, tenured and non tenure-stream faculty (including lecturers, adjunct faculty, and contract faculty) at all Schools, Departments, Centers, Institutes and Campuses of the University of Pittsburgh.

Requirements/Intended Use of Funds

For non-travel purposes, the Asian Studies Small Grants can now be used by any Asia-focused faculty. But for travel purposes, this grant will only fund research travel to study areas in Asia that are not China, Japan, or Korea.

China Studies Research Travel Grants

Deadline

Mid November

Who is Eligible?

Full-time and part-time tenure-stream, tenured and non tenure-stream faculty (including lecturers, adjunct faculty, and contract faculty) at all Schools, Departments, Centers, Institutes and Campuses of the University of Pittsburgh.

Requirements/Intended Use of Funds

This grant supports international and/or domestic travel for faculty to conduct research focused on China. For travel to present a paper at a conference, use China Studies Faculty Conference Travel Grant.

Research in Japan Grant

Deadline

Rolling basis

Who is Eligible?

Full-time and part-time tenure-stream, tenured and non tenure-stream faculty (including lecturers, adjunct faculty, and contract faculty) at all Schools, Departments, Centers, Institutes and Campuses of the University of Pittsburgh.