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Faculty Grants

  • 2021-22 Research, Scholarship and Creative Activity (RSCA) Grants
  • Application Submission Deadline: Monday, February 15th, 2021 at 11:59pm PST
  • RSCA Application Workshop: Tuesday, January 26th, 2021 from 12-1pm, via Zoom
  • Awardees announced mid/late-April

The primary purpose of this grant is to provide support for research, scholarship, and creative activities (including pedagogical research) to all faculty. Faculty members at all ranks (part-time and full time), librarians, SSP-ARs, and faculty defined as Unit 3 members (including coaches) are eligible to compete for RSCA funding. 

RSCA grants support faculty activities which may include funds to pay undergraduate and graduate students to work as research assistants, to pay for publication costs, for research materials, or for travel associated with research activities.  

RSCA awards may be granted up to $8,000. Most grants are expected in the $2,000-$5,000 range.

Committee Members as of 5/11/2021
Committee Member College
Charles De Leone Interim Dean of Graduate Studies and Research
Kristin Stewart CoBA 19-21
Allison Merrick CHABSS-HA 20-22
Gerardo Dominguez CSTEM 20-22
Daun Everforest Lecturer 19-21 (CSTEM)
Adam Shapiro CHABSS-BSS 21-23
Hua Yi Library 19-21
Sinem Siyahhan Faculty At-large 20-22
Sean Newcomer CEHHS 20-22