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Grants and Awards at Boston College

Associate Professor of Biology Welkin Johnson with a student in a Higgins Hall lab.

 

Funding Opportunities for Boston College Faculty

Grant Eligibility Deadline Description
Ignite Full-time faculty September &
April
To assist BC faculty in competing for increasingly limited pools of external funding
Research Expense
Grants (REG)
Full-time tenure-track and tenured faculty September & March To defray the smaller expenses of scholarly research
Research Incentive Grants (RIG) Full-time tenure-track and tenured faculty October To encourage research projects initiated during the summer months
Research Across
Departments & Schools (RADS)
Full-time faculty December Aimed at supporting interdisciplinary research projects between faculty in different disciplines, departments, and schools across BC
Teaching, Advising, and Mentoring Grants (TAM) Full-time faculty February Support for a project aimed at teaching, advising, and mentoring of students
Teaching, Advising, and Mentoring Expense Grants (TAMES) Full-time faculty September For expenses related to the improvement of teaching, advising or mentoring of BC students
Exploratory Technology Grants (ETG) Full-time faculty Rolling Basis To encourage innovation and exploration of technological prospects
Academic Technology Innovation Grants
(ATIG)
Full-time faculty October & March Designed to bring new instructional and research technologies to BC
Aging Research Incentive Grant (ARIG) Full-time faculty
February In support of research in the field of Aging
ILA Major Grant Full-time faculty November & April To support conferences, symposia, and other projects that will make a contribution to education or scholarship in the liberal arts
ILA Minor Grant Full-time faculty
Rolling Basis In support of small projects that will make a contribution to education or scholarship in the liberal arts
Mini-Conference Award Full-time, pre-tenured faculty Rolling Basis To fund the cost of a meeting focused on the discussion of a book manuscript
Open Access Publishing Fund All faculty and researchers Rolling Basis To finance payment of article processing fees for accepted authors who wish to publish in open access, peer-reviewed journals

 

 

 
Funding Opportunities for Boston College Students

Grant Eligibility Deadline Description
IOA Dissertation Grants Doctoral students December & April In support of dissertation research related to aging
IOA Travel Grants Graduate and undergraduate students Rolling Basis To support attendance to any aging related research conference
Clough Center Travel Grants Graduate and undergraduate students Rolling Basis To support travel for attendance to conferences or research trips related to the mission of the Center
Clough Civic Internship Grants Undergraduate students May To fund students that would otherwise be uncompensated for work on behalf of government, non-profit, or civic organizations during the summer
Clough Public Interest Law Scholars First and second year law students April To fund uncompensated public interest work
Clough Graduate Fellowship Graduate students April For research and participation related to the study of constitutional democracy
Clough Law Fellowship Law students April For research and participation related to the study of constitutional democracy
Open Access Publishing Fund Currently enrolled students Rolling Basis To finance payment of article processing fees for accepted authors who wish to publish in open access, peer-reviewed journals.