Foundation / Corporation
The Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation
Grants of $75,000 to USA and territories higher education institutions for unrestricted research carried out by early-career faculty members in the chemical sciences. Funding is intended for a tenured faculty member with accomplishment in scholarly research with undergraduates, as well as a compelling commitment to teaching.
The Foundation seeks Henry Dreyfus Teacher-Scholars who, as independent faculty members, have demonstrated leadership in original scholarly research of outstanding quality, substantially with undergraduates, as well as excellence and dedication in undergraduate education.
The Henry Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award provides a $75,000 unrestricted research grant. Of the total amount, $5,000 is to be allocated for departmental expenses associated with research and education.
GrantWatch ID#: 167466
Funds are normally expended over a period of five years.
The Henry Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Awards Program is open to academic institutions in the States, Districts, and Territories of the United States of America that grant a bachelor’s or master’s degree in the chemical sciences, including biochemistry, materials chemistry, and chemical engineering.
Awardees are typically in departments that do not grant a doctoral degree. Nominees must hold a full-time tenure-track academic appointment, be after the fourth and not after the twelfth years of their independent academic careers, and be engaged in research and teaching primarily with undergraduates.
Institutions may submit only one Henry Dreyfus nomination annually. Renominations are accepted.
A potential nominee is ineligible if there is active participation or substantial research productivity in a Ph.D. program of another department or in an interdisciplinary Ph.D. program.
Charges associated with indirect costs or institutional overhead are not allowed. Defrayal of academic-year salary is not permitted.
The online nomination form will be available in March 2019.
Nominations recommended for approval are presented to the Foundation’s Board of Directors and announced by early August.
Institutions may make only one nomination annually for the Henry Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Awards Program. All nomination materials and letters of support must be received at the Foundation office by the deadline.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
The required attachments must be sent as a PDF to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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