All Opportunities

Welcome to the DePaul University Internal Grant Opportunities Homepage.

Below you will find a listing of internal grant programs available to faculty and staff with brief information about the programs and their proposal requirements. To apply to an internal grant program, you must first sign in with the same user name and password you use to access Campus Connect (your BlueKey credentials). You will then have the opportunity to complete a general application and, as applicable, apply for specific internal grant programs offered through the University Research Council (URC), Quality of Instruction Council (QIC), Public Service Council (PSC), and the Academic Growth and Innovation Fund (AGIF).

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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$5,000 PSC - Applied Academic Expertise Grant (Spring Cycle)
Supports faculty members’ efforts to expand DePaul’s mission of service...
Deadline03/15/2024
$5,000 PSC - Community-Engaged Research Grant (Spring Cycle)
Supports faculty in the development and implementation of research...
Deadline03/15/2024
$7,500 PSC - Community-Engaged Teaching Grant - Collaborative (Spring Cycle)
Supports collaboration between two or more DePaul faculty, from the same...
Deadline03/15/2024
$5,000 PSC - Community-Engaged Teaching Grant - Individual (Spring Cycle)
Supports faculty in the incorporation of community-engaged pedagogy into...
Deadline03/15/2024
$4,000 PSC - Global Engagement Grant (Spring Cycle)
​Supports faculty efforts to enhance their public service through...
Deadline03/15/2024
$5,000 QIC - Competitive Instructional Grant (Spring Cycle)
Fosters pedagogical excellence by supporting projects that promise a...
Deadline03/15/2024
$2,500 QIC - Competitive Instructional Grant - Term and Part-Time Faculty (Spring Cycle)
This grant has the same goals as the Competitive Instructional Grant...
Deadline03/15/2024
$7,500 QIC - Departmental Initiative Grant (Spring Cycle)
Helps departments improve the quality of teaching and learning...
Deadline03/15/2024
$4,000 QIC - Global Engagement Grant (Spring Cycle)
For faculty with concrete plans to engage with an international partner...
Deadline03/15/2024
$10,500 QIC - Interdisciplinary Instructional Grant (Spring Cycle)
Fosters interdisciplinary curricular innovation within degree-granting...
Deadline03/15/2024
$3,500 QIC - Summer Stipend (Spring Cycle)
Supports faculty members’ summer work on curricular planning or...
Deadline03/15/2024
$5,000 URC - Collaborative Research Grant (Spring Cycle)
Encourages teams of faculty from across academic units to engage in...
Deadline03/15/2024
Varies URC - Competitive Course Release (Spring Cycle)
Provides a course release to facilitate the preparation of one or more...
Deadline03/15/2024
$5,000 URC - Competitive Research Grant (Spring Cycle)
Provides support for a well-defined research or creative project of up...
Deadline03/15/2024
$8,500 URC - Faculty Recognition Grant (Spring Cycle)
Recognizes the work of senior faculty members who have a recent history...
Deadline03/15/2024
$4,000 URC - Global Engagement Grant (Spring Cycle)
Supports the efforts of faculty to enhance their research through...
Deadline03/15/2024
Varies URC - NCFDD Faculty Success Scholarship (Spring Cycle)
Supports participation in the National Center for Faculty Development &...
Deadline03/15/2024
$24,000 URC - Provost's Collaborative Research Grant (Spring Cycle)
Encourages teams of faculty members from across the academic units to...
Deadline03/15/2024
$4,000 URC - Research Conference Grant (Spring Cycle)
Provides partial support for research-related conferences hosted by...
Deadline03/15/2024
$3,500 URC - Research Equipment Grant (Spring Cycle)
Provides funding for the purchase or rental of equipment that enhances...
Deadline03/15/2024
$7,500 URC - Summer Research Grant (Spring Cycle)
Provides support for faculty summer research or creative projects,...
Deadline03/15/2024