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Adjunct Professional Development Grants

Grants of up to $1,000 are awarded to assist adjunct faculty with one-time miscellaneous expenses. This grant can be used to cover the travel cost to professional meetings, purchase of photographs, microfilms, rare books or manuscripts, software, permissions to publish materials, databases, maps, tables, or other expenses. 

To be eligible for the Adjunct Professional Development Grant, the applicant must have taught (or be teaching) two courses at the University of Notre Dame within the two most recent semesters.

You may apply at any time except between June 1 and July 31.


Proposal consist of the following:

  • Maximum two page proposal
  • budget with explanation of budget items
  • an abbreviated CV (maximum 2 pages)
  • list of courses taught and what semesters