Foundation / Corporation
U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs and Institute of International Education (IIE)
11/01/19 11:59 PM EDT
Grants to USA colleges and universities to host international scholars through residency programs. Resident scholars will primarily teach undergraduate classes in their discipline of expertise. Funding is intended to bring international representatives to enhance the curriculum, campuses, and host communities.
When applying for an S-I-R grant, institutions develop a program of activities describing how they will integrate a Scholar-in-Residence into campus and community activities with the aim of strengthening international resources and programs and enhancing international engagement at the institution and in the surrounding community.
The proposed plan of activities must include a primary focus on undergraduate teaching activities, such as:
In addition, the plan must also include other campus activities and outside community outreach activities that may involve neighboring colleges, community organizations and consortia, such as:
GrantWatch ID#: 137086
The S-I-R Program provides a stipend of up to $3145 a month, along with travel expenses for the grantee and one accompanying dependent (based on grant length). A monthly allowance is also provided for accompanying dependents.. The S-I-R also receives modest settling-in and professional allowances.
Program duration may be from a semester to a full academic year.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Kailey (Smaczniak) Atwater, Program Manager
Institute of International Education
1400 K Street, NW, Suite 700
Washington, DC 20005-2403
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