Awards + Grants

Travel Assistance Program

All full-time faculty are eligible to apply for up to $1,000 in travel funds to present original research at professional conferences. Preference will go to those who receive matching funds.

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Daniel E. Ferritor Award for Departmental Excellence in Teaching

This distinction will be awarded to the department or academic unit on campus that best displays excellence in teaching. The award is co-sponsored by the Office of the Provost and the Teaching Academy.

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UA Engage

See how the University of Arkansas will better recruit and retain women and women of color faculty within STEM departments with support from a $1M NSF ADVANCE grant.

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Outstanding Faculty Mentor Recognition 

To assist the Office of Faculty Affairs' efforts to spotlight outstanding faculty mentors, we encourage all faculty on the UA campus to consider recognizing their faculty mentors. 

Learn more about the Outstanding Faculty Mentor Recognition