Funding Application

Click HERE to complete a CELTSS funding application. Funding is available in several categories:

  • conducting research and creative work
  • presenting research and creative work
  • teaching and learning
  • attendance at conferences or other professional workshops


Course Release Application

Click HERE to complete a CELTSS course release application. 



  • 10/05/2023 - Round 1
  • 11/30/2023 - Round 2 & Course releases for Fall 2024 and Spring 2025
  • 02/29/2024 - Round 3

Each individual may receive up to a $1,500 maximum award, in each category, in each funding round.

Individuals can apply to multiple categories in the same round for different projects. Individuals can apply to multiple rounds for the same project.

Applicants are expected to use their departmental travel allocations before seeking CELTSS funding in any category.

The Funding subcommittee reserves the right to consider the feasibility of the project, the fit with the CELTSS charge to support faculty development, the number of applications per individual, and the range of other applications in each round of funding.


Travel Alternatives for Students


Academic Affairs provides an option for funding UNDERGRADUATE students. More information on guidelines and application