Research & Scholarly Activity Funding
Research and Scholarly Activity Committee recognizes that scholarly activity
is important to academic excellence and is an essential component of the faculty
workload. The Committee has three categories of awards to support scholarly
research: a) release sections – available to regular faculty (awarded in the
Fall only); b) research funding of up to $1,000 available to regular and temporary
faculty (awarded both Fall and Spring); and c) funding of up to $1,000 for
conference attendance for temporary faculty (awarded both Fall and Spring).
Next Application Deadline: Monday, March 4, 2013, 4:00 p.m.
|Terms of Reference
Funding Sources and Amounts
Types of Projects
Accountability Required from Successful Applicants
Questions or Concerns
VIUFA Collective Agreement, Article 12.5 – Scholarly Activity
Further details are available in the Terms
Release Sections: All regular VIUFA faculty (Applications for release time
will only be considered in the fall)
Research Funding: All regular and temporary VIUFA faculty
Conference Attendance: Temporary VIUFA faculty only
Faculty must be employed by Vancouver Island University at the time of application.
- Study and research to the advancement of one’s discipline.
- Conference travel for Temporary faculty.
This fund does NOT support curriculum development or institutional research.
- For the Fall deadline please use the Fall Application Form. (Release sections are only available in the fall)
- For the Spring deadline please use the Spring Application Form.
Send completed application to Deanna McNaught, Building 356, Room 310, or Deanna McNaught.
Report submitted to committee at completion of project.