Faculty Publication Grants


Submission Deadline:The last day of every month (September through April).

*Awards will be made throughout until all allocated funds have been committed for the fiscal year.


APPLICATION:  All forms must be submitted electronically through InfoReady here.

Requests will be reviewed within two weeks of application deadline. Grants will be awarded until funds are depleted. 

General Information: The goal of these grants is to help service-learning instructors extend the reputation of the UA Service Learning  Initiative through publication of their service learning activities in professional journals or other relevant outlets. 

Publication Grant: Available funds can be awarded to projects to support publication in a variety of outlets. Any proposal can be awarded up to $1,500. 

Applicant Eligibility: The applicant must be the lead instructor of a course that is being taught as service learning in the last two academic years at time of application. Additional co-applicants can be faculty, staff, or graduate teaching assistants of any title and rank.  All applicants must be UA employees.  Applicants’ eligibility will be confirmed through department head/chairs and/or college deans. Regardless of the number of named applicants, awards are limited to $1,500 per course.

Use of Funds

  • Publication/page charges for a manuscript.

For funded applications, purchases must be initiated in Workday by the lead faculty member’s department.

Questions about the form can be directed to svclrn01@uark.edu. Questions about the eligibility of items requested can be directed to Lisa Bowers (lmbowers@uark.edu).

To preview the full publications grant information, click here.