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Wang Center Research Grants - Faculty
Tacoma, United States (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Wang Research Grants
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Restrictions: PLU applicants only
Program Description:
The Wang Center Research Grant Program is designed to support students, faculty, and faculty-student teams that seek to conduct original research in an international setting. Consideration is also given to proposals seeking to conduct research within the United States on topics that underscore the connection of the local and the global on issues of diversity, social justice and sustainability. Proposals are reviewed by the Global Education Committee for recommendation to the Executive Director of the Wang Center for final approval by the Provost. All awards are administered through the Wang Center.

All grants awarded in spring are for activities to be carried out between June 1st and May 31st. Students cannot undertake research in any location(s) designated by the U.S. State Department as having a “travel warning” (

All full time tenured and tenure-track faculty and long-term visiting faculty members at PLU are welcome to apply. Individual faculty may apply for up to $3,300 to support research conducted internationally. Proposals are strongly encouraged from faculty intending to conduct research in locations where they have had prior experience. Grant projects by/with students cannot be undertaken in any location(s) designated by the U.S. State Department as having a “travel warning” ( Faculty wanting to research in a location with a US travel warning must consult the Executive Director of the Wang Center prior to submitting a proposal.

Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Wang Research Grants 2018-2019 03/15/2018 04/06/2018 TBA TBA