Since 2014, CIE has facilitated the use of NRC funds to support the Global Studies Program through curriculum development, course development and enhancement, program dissemination, and career development and overseas internship development.

Funds of up to $3,000 will be awarded to a single faculty/instructor or a group of faculty/instructors to develop a new course or enhance an existing course in the Global Studies tracks. Courses that focus on the intersection of Security and Sustainability or online course development are especially welcome.

Applications require a budget summary and 1-2 page narrative describing the project’s academic focus including: anticipated content, disciplinary or interdisciplinary focus and academic goals, as well as a description of how those goals would be achieved by the proposed project.

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. All professional activities must be completed by August 1st, 2022.