Grant Support

Faculty and student measuring rock formations

Geology faculty and students measuring rock formations in the field.

Internal Funding to Support Faculty Travel, Professional Development & Research

See also the Full Memo from the Provost and Dean for Faculty Development on Support for Research & Travel.

The College of Wooster supports faculty scholarship and research through the Office of the Dean for Faculty Development (DFD) in a variety of ways, including faculty travel to conferences, funding related to research, and other faculty development opportunities.  In addition to travel to disciplinary and interdisciplinary conferences, DFD funding has also covered:

Application forms are available at


Support for Writing Grant Proposals to Outside Funding Agencies

The Office of Sponsored Research & Foundation Relations provides a variety of resources to assist faculty writing grant proposals to outside funding agencies.  We would be happy to talk with you about all stages of the process, beginning with identifying funding sources, refining the grant proposal, finalizing budgets, submitting the grant, and managing the grant once awarded.  See Grant Support for more information.

This website is maintained by the Dean for Faculty Development at the College of Wooster. Contact me if you have questions or suggestions. Dr. Christa Craven: