Faculty Research Award


The purpose of the IASS Faculty Research Award is to assist faculty members in scholarly achievement by providing a portion of their research expenses for the development of new or continuation of existing research projects.
  • Four awards of $500 each will be awarded per award cycle towards meeting travel and material expenses pertaining to the research project.
  • Applications are due on August 15, 2018. Awards will be announced on September 1, 2018.
  • Any questions should be directed to the Faculty Award Committee at
Application and Submission Process:

Email the following to
  1. A Word or PDF document with the following information (not to exceed 3 double-spaced pages)
    • Applicant's contact information
    • Statement of the Problem
    • Plan of Research
    • Names and contact information of 2 professional referees
  2. Email a Word or PDF document with your recent Curriculum Vitae
    • File names name should be named using the following convention:
      • Application (example): Smith_John_App.docx
      • Curriculum Vitae (example): Smith_John_CV.docx
  • Applicants must be current members of IASS
  • Applicants must be full-time faculty members (research or tenure-track)
  • Applicants may not submit for this award in two successive years
  • Board members of IASS are ineligible for this award
  • Applicants are expected to present their research findings at the IASS Annual Meeting closest to the award year