Faculty Travel and Research Funds (FTR)

Tenured and Tenure Track faculty and MSFEO faculty (50%) receive $2,000 per year in FTR funds; non tenure track (NTT) series faculty (prorated by FTE) and pre/post doctoral fellows receive $1,750 per year; all full-time non tenure track visiting faculty receive 1,250 per year; part-time non tenure track visiting faculty are eligible for FTR after the first year of employment (prorated by FTE).  FTR funds help to support professional development activities such as attending conferences, journal subscriptions, research materials, professional association dues, etc. Receipts are always required, and must be turned in with the reimbursement form to the Academic Programs & Advising Office. Funds may be carried over for up to one year.
Faculty Travel and Research Fund Application and Guidelines (PDF)

Wallace Grants

Wallace Scholarly Activities(Gdoc) grants support faculty scholarship and travel.

Applications(Gform) submitted in November will be considered for the current academic year. Applications submitted in February will be considered for next academic year.

Deadline:  February 10, 2021

Associated Colleges of the Midwest FaCE Program

The ACM FaCE program provides support for faculty-led projects focused on Collaboration and Assessment. Guidelines and information.

Fund for the Advancement of Collaborative Teaching (FACT)

Macalester supports the development of team-taught courses through the Fund for the Advancement of Collaborative Teaching (FACT), which offers $1000 course development stipends to each faculty member selected for a team-teaching experience as well as the possibility of hiring part-time faculty to cover courses necessary to a department’s curriculum that might be lost due to the team-teaching assignment. For more information, contact Vice Provost and Associate Dean of the Faculty Paul Overvoorde (overvoorde@macalester.edu).