Dean's Fund For International Travel (DIF):
Funding is available to support faculty international travel for delivering a conference paper, making a presentation, engaging in an international team research project, developing a course in which international travel is an embedded component, and developing an international short-term program course: DIF Grant Guidelines for 2013-1014.
Faculty Affairs Committee (FAC):
Funding is available to support faculty for various activities, see guidelines for more details: FAC Grant Guidelines for 2013-2014.
Summer Research Grant (SRG):
All full-time faculty members are eligible to apply for a summer grant of 1/9th of base salary unless they receive summer money under contract. Applications should be no longer than three pages in length and include a general description of the proposed project, a plan of action, timeline, an indication of the likely outcomes and benefits to Bentley. Projects may include new curriculum or pedagogy development as well as research. Those faculty members who have applied for Rauch Grants are also eligible to apply for summer grants.
Teaching and Scholarly Activities Committee (TSAC):
The Teaching and Scholarly Activities Committee makes either final decisions or recommendations regarding five awards and grants that are annually given to Bentley faculty members. These are Awards for Innovation in Teaching, Henry E. Rauch Faculty Enrichment Fund Grants, Gregory H. Adamian Awards for Teaching Excellence, Award for Excellence in Scholarship, and Outstanding Scholarly Contribution Awards.
Details of these various awards and grants are described in documents here.
The current chair of the TSAC is Tracy Noga (Accountancy, ext. 2432).