The aim of this program is to help new faculty members purchase supplies, research-related items, and travel to conferences or workshops with a one-time $1,500 supplies, expenses, equipment, and travel (SEET) grant.
To apply for this grant, faculty members (tenure‐track only) in their first year must submit:
New Faculty Start-Up Proposals due: September 18, 2014
Tenure-track faculty in their first year of employment with Ball State University who have not received significant research‐related or creative endeavor start-up funds from their department or college are eligible for the Start-Up Program. Faculty members receiving start-up funds greater than $2,000 or time off with pay for research or creative endeavors are not eligible for this program.
For additional information, please consult the: Aspire New Faculty Start-Up Program Competition Guide (PDF)
For questions regarding the Aspire Program, please contact the Aspire Program Manager.
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