Innovative research and teaching excellence require support, including institutional aid and campus resources. Thatâ€™s why Boston College offers a diverse set of awards and grants for faculty members in all stages of their careers, during every semester, and across academic interests.
Boston College'sÌý research mission is dedicated to conducting nationally and internationally significant research that advances insight and understanding, enriches culture, and addresses pressing social needs.
The Ignite ProgramÌýprovides rapid access to pilot funds and helps researchers compete for private, foundational, state, federal, and international funding.
°Õ³ó±ðÌýResearch Across Departments and SchoolsÌýprogram aids faculty from across Boston College in interdisciplinary research projects that address todayâ€™s most pressing issues.
´¡²Ô²Ô³Ü²¹±ôÌýResearch Incentive GrantsÌýprovide merit-based funding for research initiated during the summer break.
Research Expense GrantsÌýfacilitate successful faculty research by helping to defray scholarly research expenses.
The Institute for the Liberal Arts offersÌýmajor and minor grantsÌýthat help fund innovative projects and other initiatives that improve education or scholarship in the liberal arts.
The Schiller Institute offers twoÌýfaculty seed grant programs. This first supports collaborative research projects and creative activities across disciplines in the Schiller Instituteâ€™s principal research focus areas of energy, the natural environment, and health. The second program supports faculty conducting collaborative work with community partners in Boston and around the world.
Sabbatical FellowshipsÌýsupport faculty members focusing on research and publication.
´¡²Ô²Ô³Ü²¹±ôÌýTeaching, Advising, and Mentoring GrantsÌýfund faculty membersâ€™ and teamsâ€™ innovative approaches to teaching, advising, and mentorship.
Teaching, Advising and Mentoring Expense GrantsÌýprovide up to $2,000 for expenses that improve the experiences of Boston College students.
Academic Technology Innovation GrantsÌýprovide startup funding for original teaching and research technologies or approaches.
See the complete offering of awards and grants at Boston College.
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