The College of Letters and Science is pleased to accept applications for Research Enhancement Awards for faculty travel to conferences, archives, and research sites.

Eligibility & Award Stipulations:

  • Tenure-track faculty may apply for up to $2,000 annually. Expenses may include registration, travel, and lodging. International travel will be supported.

  • Priority will be given to faculty who have less access to travel funds through grants, F&A funds (in either departmental or PI accounts), start-ups, or other sources.
  • Recipients will be expected to provide a brief, final report to their Department Head and to the Dean within one month of returning.
  • Please adhere to the listed deadline on the Awards webpage. You may contact the Dean’s Office for any questions or concerns at (406) 994-4288 or via e-mail at lands@montana.edu

Fiscal Year 2019 Application Deadlines:

Fiscal Year 2019 awards (all deadlines listed below) must be spent out between July 1, 2018 - June 30, 2019. 

Fall 2018 Travel

  • For travel between October 1, 2018 - January 31, 2019
  • Deadline August 24, 2018, 3PM 

Spring 2019 Travel

  • For travel between February 1, 2019 - June 30, 2019
  • Deadline January 4, 2019, 3PM
  • December 7, 2018 Call (Application currently closed)
  • Notification mid-January

Fiscal Year 2020 Application Deadlines:

Fiscal Year 2020 awards (all deadlines listed below) must be spent out between July 1, 2019 - June 30, 2020. 

Summer 2019 Travel

  • For travel between July 1, 2019 - September 30, 2019
  • Deadline May 10, 2019, 3PM
  • April 19, 2019 Call (Applicaiton currently closed)

  • Notification late May