Faculty Grants and Awards Announcements and Guidelines

Faculty Grants

Internal Faculty Grants

All internal faculty grants are designed to promote faculty development. They are classified below by focus.

Research and Creative Activity




Other / Miscellaneous

External Grants for Faculty

Grant Forward

The Office of Research and Sponsored Programs maintains a subscription to a comprehensive funding opportunity search engine, Grant Forward.  Faculty and administrators are encouraged to create a user profile at GrantFoward and sign up for email notifications of opportunities aligned with your research, service and instructional interests.

Faculty Awards

Internal Faculty Awards

External Faculty Awards

Fulbright Scholar Program

The Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program more than 400 different opportunities to teach, research and conduct professional projects in over 135 countries. Opportunities are available for higher education faculty and administrators as well as for professionals outside of academia, artists, journalists, scientists, and independent scholars.

 Dr. Jamie Burris is MTSU’s Fulbright Liaison. She can be reached at 615-494-7669 or Jamie.Burriss@mtsu.edu.

Harold Love Outstanding Community Service Award

The Harold Love Outstanding Community Service Award, administered by the Tennessee Higher Education Commission, recognizes dedicated public service by individuals in higher education.  Nominees can be students or faculty/staff at any higher education institution in Tennessee.  Dr. Cheryl Torsney is the MTSU contact for the award.  She can be reached at 615-898-2329 or Cheryl.Torsney@mtsu.edu.


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