Global Engagement

International Faculty Development Grants

Explore your global interests with funding support.

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Application Deadline: October 1, 2019


The Center for International Education, with generous support from the Provost’s Office, has funding available each year to support full-time faculty members who aim to contribute to the following campus internationalization efforts:

  • International research and creative work
  • Efforts that increase Adelphi student participation in study abroad (semester-long or faculty-led)
  • Develop a course (or adjust an existing course) that is global in nature.
  • Develop an international institutional partnership to further bilateral student exchange.

Sample activities include, but are not limited to:

  • Conduct archival research or engage in filming and/or photography.
  • Travel to a future faculty-led program destination to vet contacts, facilities, and program activities.
  • Conduct a site visit to a study abroad destination to increase semester study abroad in your discipline by engaging in course mapping.
  • Leverage existing connections to develop an international institutional partnership to further student exchange, joint research, etc.
  • Develop and present a performance or exhibition of multicultural/international themed content.
  • Conduct international research to develop a future course that satisfies the global designation.
  • Participate in an International Faculty Development Seminar, administered by the Council of International Educational Exchange (CIEE).

The grant provides up to $5,000 to support relevant project expenses and is not limited to international travel. To apply, please email the completed application to Shannon Harrison, Director, Center for International Education (

Frequently Asked Questions

Before submitting a proposal, please review the International Faculty Development Grants FAQs below.

The application deadline for 2019/2020 grants is October 1, 2019.
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For further information, please contact:

Center for International Education
Nexus Building, Room 145
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