Faculty Support Grants

To promote and strengthen research and teaching, AUC provides its faculty members with various types of research, conference and teaching enhancement grants. 

The provost  is responsible for overseeing these University-funded grants.


Research Support Grant
Teaching and Learning Enhancement Support Grant
Organization of a Conference Support Grant
Conference Travel Support Grant
Teaching and Learning Enhancement Travel Support Grant
Mini-Grant

Off-Cycle Contingency Funds

Please note that the following templates are ONLY for offline use (when web connection is not available). However, when submitting your application in the online system, you need to fill out the online sheets provided in the system and NOT to attach these templates.

 

Research Support Grant: AUC provides grant support for innovative research activities. Grants are competitively awarded to support individual or group research projects.

Check the deadlines in the guidelines document.

Teaching and Learning Enhancement Support Grant: This grant provides fund to support teachers in their commitment to continually improving their teaching while sustaining high-quality learning at AUC.   
Check the deadlines in the guidelines document.

 

Organization of a Conference Support Grant: This grant provides supplemental funding for the planning and implementation of national and international conferences in order to enhance the research and creative environment at AUC, as well as to bring prestige and recognition to the university and Egypt. 

Check the deadlines in the guidelines document.

 

Conference Travel Support Grant: This grant is designed to provide financial support for scholarly and creative presentations by AUC to faculty at major professional international meetings and conferences. 

 

Teaching and Learning Enhancement Travel Support Grant: This grant is designed to provide financial support for scholarly and creative presentations by the American University in Cairo (AUC) to faculty at major professional international meetings and conferences that focus on teaching and learning. 

 

Mini-Grant: AUC provides mini-grants to assist with expenses such as the cost of reprints (for a limited number of articles, not for books), page charges, preparation of manuscripts for publishing such as copyediting or indexing charges, supplies and services, the cost of data that must be purchased from external sources, as well as relatively small material costs related to research and teaching enhancement.  

 

Off-Cycle Contingency Funds: Please check with your Dean on the availability of fund before applying through the online system.