This website is designed to streamline the submission of grant proposals to NDI.  Only requests submitted through this website will be considered for funding.

For information regarding any of the grants listed below,  please visit our website.

For questions regarding the following grants, please email Geraldine Meehan at gmeehan@nd.edu:

  • Asia Research Collaboration Grant
  • International Research Travel Grant
  • Luksic Family Collaboration Grant
  • Mexico Faculty Grant Program
  • Schlindwein Family Tel Aviv University - Notre Dame Research Collaboration Grant


Rome Summer Study Abroad:

To apply for Rome Summer teaching click here



Proposal Deadlines

  • October 23, 2018
  • January 15, 2019
  • March 19, 2019

  

Overview

The goal of the program is to act as a catalyst for international research collaborations by funding travel for individuals or groups exploring long-term research collaborations 

Funds can be used to cover travel expenses for individual faculty and up to a team of 3 interdisciplinary faculty members.

Eligibility/Grant Requirements

Full-time regular members of the Notre Dame faculty, library faculty, and special professional faculty are eligible to apply. 

Funding

 Individual Awards: Funding requests up to $2500 

Group Awards: Funding provided for 3 faculty up to a maximum of $7500 

Application Guidelines

Each application should include the following:

  •  Proposal title, amount being requested, project director (PD) name, department/center/institute affiliation, phone, email, co-PD (s) (if it is a group application). 
  • Proposal Description: should include: (i) a summary of the research or creative project (400 to 450 words), (ii) justification for travel (no more than 200 words), (iii) a timeline for completion of the travel; and (iv) information about ways in which the applicant plans to support the continued development of the project.
  • Proposed travel dates.
  • Budget with justification. 
  • Current abbreviated CV (3-page limit) for each ND applicant.
  • Current abbreviated CV (3-page limit) for the main investigator at the institution to which you propose to travel
  • Letter from anticipated partner at international institution indicating their willingness to meet and discuss research
  • A letter of support from each ND applicant’s department chair endorsing the travel stating that the applicant does not have a strong current tie with the proposed partner (s).

 Submitted proposals will be reviewed after each indicated deadline. 

Criteria

  • Well-defined outcome(s) must be anticipated such as a joint project or a proposal in anticipation of future funding
  • As, awards are not likely to cover all travel expenses. Applicants are encouraged to demonstrate some financial commitment from their department or another source.
  • Allowable expenses include airfare, visas, accommodation and ground transportation.

PRIORITY FUNDING AREAS

  • Applicants whose goals may not be realized without an in-person visit to the institution.
  • Applicants who have not previously traveled to the specific institution.
  • Applicants who demonstrate an impact of proposed activities and connection to long-term goals.      
  • For group applications, proposals that include an interdisciplinary component.

INELIGIBLE ACTIVITIES

  • conference attendance or travel with a goal of planning a conference
  • student travel

Grantee Obligations

Recipients will submit an on-line report on the activities of the grant, and future plans for continued collaboration, within 30 days of completing travel.  


We hope that the grant you received, from NDI, advanced your international collaborations and was fruitful with regard to your research

Please use this form to summarize the main activities and outcomes of your work associated with the NDI grant.  

This form is structured with an emphasis on the following:
  • A brief description of the project
  • Summary of the grant activities including international visits/delegations/exchanges (where appropriate)
  • Outcomes of the grant
  • Future plans


We hope that the grant you received, from NDI, advanced your international collaborations and was fruitful with regard to your research

Please use this form to summarize the main activities and outcomes of your work associated with the NDI grant.  

This form is structured with an emphasis on the following:
  • A brief description of the project
  • Summary of the grant activities including international visits/delegations/exchanges (where appropriate)
  • Outcomes of the grant
  • Future plans


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