A Message From The Office of the Vice President for International Affairs (OVPIA)

Dear colleagues:

OVPIA supports a variety of competitive funding opportunities that help IU faculty members advance their research and teaching through international engagement. These include a number of exchange programs as well as internal grant programs:

  • Global Gateway Seed Grants for ASEAN, China, Europe, India, and Mexico (deadline: minimum of 8 weeks prior to event)
  • International Short-Term Visitors Grants (deadline: minimum of 8 weeks prior to event)
  • Language Learning Grants (deadline: minimum of 8 weeks prior to start of program)
  • Overseas Conference Grants (deadlines: January 15, April 1, and July 1, 2019)
  • Overseas Study Program Development Grants (deadline: February 2, 2019)
  • President’s International Research Awards (PIRA) (deadline February 1, 2019)
  • Renmin University of China–IU joint research grants (deadline: April 1, 2019)

Watch for a Fall 2019 application deadline for Short-Term Exchange Programs for the 2020-2021 academic year. Exchange positions may be offered in Brazil, China, Germany, Ghana, India, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Poland, Russia, South Korea, and Thailand.

As you plan your international activities over the coming months, I encourage you to consider these opportunities. Follow this link for guidelines and on-line application forms:https://ovpia.iu.edu/faculty/index.html —and please feel free to email ovpia@iu.edu with any questions.

Internal Grants for Faculty From Office of the Vice President for International Affairs (OVPIA)

OVPIA supports a variety of competitive funding opportunities that help IU faculty members advance their research and teaching through international engagement. These include a number of exchange programs as well as internal grant programs!

  •   Short-Term Exchange Program for the 2019-2020 academic year (deadline: October 12, 2018); exchange positions will be offered in Brazil, China, Germany, Ghana, India, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Poland, Russia, South Korea, and Thailand.
  • Freie Universität Berlin- IU Joint Research Workshops and Short-Term Research Grants (deadline September 28th)
  • Global Gateway Seed Grants for China, Europe, India, Mexico, and ASEAN (deadline: minimum of 8 weeks prior to event)
  • International Short-Term Visitors Grans (deadline: minimum of 8 weeks prior to event)
  • Language Learning Grants (deadline: minimum of 8 weeks prior to start of program)
  • Overseas Conference Grant (deadlines: October 1, 2018; January 15, April 1, and July 1, 2019)
  • Overseas Study Program Development Grants (deadlines: November 1, 2018; February 2, 2019)
  • President’s International Research Awards (PIRA) (deadline TBD)
  • Renmin University of China- IU joint research grants (deadline: November 1, 2018; April 1, 2019)

As you plan international activities, check out these opportunities! Follow this link for guidelines and on-line application forms! If you have any questions, email ovpia@iu.edu!

OVPIA-funded Exchanges and Internal Grant Programs

Applications are now being accepted for OVPIA-funded exchanges and internal grant ryanprograms. These competitive funding opportunities help IU faculty members advance their research and teaching through international engagement, a key objective of the IU International Strategic Plan.

  • Short-Term Exchange Programs for the 2016-2017 academic year (deadline: November 13, 2015); exchange positions will be offered in Brazil, China, Costa Rica, Germany, Japan, Poland, Russia, South Korea, Thailand, and Turkey.
  • Gateway-China and Gateway-India Seed Grants (deadline: minimum of 8 weeks prior to event); this seed grant competition will be expanded to include events at our new Gateway-Europe in Berlin after it opens on November 2, 2015.
  • International Short-Term Visitors Grants (deadline: minimum 8 weeks prior to event)
  • Language Learning Grants (deadline: minimum of 8 weeks prior to start of program)
  • Overseas Conference Grants (deadlines: October 1, 2015; January 12, April 1, and July 15, 2016)
  • Overseas Study Program Development Grants (deadlines: November 1, 2015 and February 2, 2016)

Please note that the Gateway, Short-Term Visitors, and Overseas Conference grant programs continue to have a matching fund requirement from the home campus, school, or department.