Department GrantsThe Writing Across the Curriculum Program at FAU now offers Department Development Grants of $2,000 on a competitive basis to faculty teams who plan to integrate effective writing activities and assignments throughout their departments’ curricula. Two such grants are currently available on an annual basis.
Successful grants will:
- Involve at least three faculty from a department
- Present a clear plan for long-term curriculum change
- Collaborate with the University WAC Director and Coordinator
- Provide a justified budget (excluding funds for equipment, travel support, or food)
Step 1. Arrange a required pre-proposal meeting with WAC Director, Jeff Galin (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Step 2. Prepare a proposal for a Department Development Grant (3 to 5 pages). Include the following items.
Examples that are likely to receive funding include:
Deadline Friday, April 6th, 2012
Successful Grant Examples
2008 WAC Social Work department proposal
2008 WAC Music department proposal
2010 Civil, Environmental & Geomatics Engineering department proposal
2010 Chemistry department proposal
2011 Nursing department proposal
2011 Anthropology department proposal
2011 CCEI department proposal
2012 English department proposal
2012 Accounting department proposal
Courtesy of Miami University – Ohio:2005/2006 MME department proposal
2005/2006 Music department proposal
2005/2006 MIS department proposal