Kellogg Grants for Faculty

The Kellogg Institute offers our faculty fellows grants to support research and research-related travel,  academic conferences & workshops, working groups, research clusters, and projects in the arts.  

All Notre Dame faculty are eligible to appy for course development grants, international educational opportunity grants, and intramural grants.

Faculty Grant Proposals

The Kellogg Institute provides funding for an array of faculty initiatives, including research projects, working groups, and research conferences and workshops. Proposals are evaluated three times per academic year by a faculty Grants Committee.

Proposal submission deadlines for the 2018–19 academic year follow:

  • Monday, September 24, 2018
  • Monday, January 28, 2019
  • Monday, April 8, 2019

Prior to submitting a proposal, applicants are encouraged to contact the Institute to discuss the proposed activity. Sharon Schierling, Managing Director (1-8524; serves as the primary contact and can direct inquiries to other staff members who can provide additional assistance.

Grants for Kellogg Faculty Fellows

The Kellogg Institute offers multiple grant opportunities to our Faculty and Notre Dame Faculty.

Research Grants

Individual and collaborative research grants to support summer and academic-year research by Kellogg faculty fellows in all disciplines.

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Travel to Scholarly Conference

The Institute offers Kellogg faculty fellows funding to travel to a scholarly conference or workshop for which other Notre Dame funding is not available or sufficient.

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Grants for Conferences and Workshops

Support for Kellogg faculty fellows to organize research conferences and workshops.

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Research Clusters

Within its broad research themes of democracy and human development, the Kellogg Institute is launching an initiative to support and invest in a select number of faculty-led “Research Clusters” in distinctive focal areas of high-impact, mission-driven research and programming.

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Grants for Working Groups

Promote intellectual collaboration and innovation in a group format. Chaired by faculty fellows, working groups put together a package of activities that advance scholarship in a particular area of focus.

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Grants to Support Faculty Fellows’ Projects in the Arts

Support artistic projects such as performances and exhibitions that engage the Notre Dame community in international themes.

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Events Support

Events- Support for Kellogg faculty fellows to arrange extracurricular events such as lectures, seminars, and film series.

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Grants for Notre Dame Faculty

The Kellogg Institute offers multiple grant opportunities for Notre Dame faculty members.


Course Development Grants

Encourage Notre Dame faculty members to expand undergraduate course offerings in areas of interest to Kellogg.

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International Educational Opportunity Grants

Provide limited support for faculty-led student travel in connection with for-credit course offerings or other well-defined educational opportunities.

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Intramural Grants

Grants for activities and events organized by Notre Dame faculty members and/or staff, and by students.

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Other Notre Dame Grants

Additional grants of interest to the Notre Dame faculty community

Luksburg Foundation Collaborative Grants Program

    A joint project of the Kellogg Institute and Notre Dame International, the Luksburg Foundation Collaborative Grants Program aims to encourage Notre Dame faculty and staff to find new ways to engage with colleagues from Chile’s Pontifical Catholic University on research, exchanges, and conferences.

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Global Collaboration Initiative (GCI) International Research Funding

    A project of Notre Dame International, the GCI will award funding for initiatives in international research, scholarship, and collaboration with major foreign universities and research organizations.

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