UNM Los Alamos

Faculty Initiative Award: Fact Sheet

Faculty Initiative Award: Fact Sheet

  • Awards are $3,500.00 cash or 3 credit hours of paid course release time.
  • All current UNM-LA faculty (both on and off-site) who have taught a minimum of eight semesters (need not be consecutive) may apply.
  • One or more awards are supported every year.
  • Prior award recipients may apply as many times as they wish.
  • The application deadline is in early April each year.
  • Applications consist of a cover sheet and a project narrative (no longer than 3 single-spaced pages long).
  • Projects may be scholarly, professional, technical, or artistic in nature.
  • Projects should benefit the applicant, UNM-Los Alamos, its coursework, and/or its students or a combination thereof.
  • Award selections are made by the end of April each year.
  • Award recipients are announced at the Commencement Ceremony in May.
  • Complete information, application forms, and a list of prior recipients and completed projects can be found at: http://losalamos.unm.edu/instruction/faculty-initiative-award/index.html