Scholarly and Creative Activities Committee (SCAC)

The Scholarly and Creative Activities Committee (SCAC) aims to promote programs of scholarly and creative activities within the University. As such, the committee is responsible for the awarding of small internal grants, funded by the Research and Sponsored Programs Trust Fund, to deserving faculty members and graduate students.

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Awards Available


Faculty Distinguished Research and Creative Activities Awards

Faculty Scholarly and Creative Activity Awards

Graduate Student Research Awards

Committee Information

Calendar of Deadlines 

Administrative Meeting
Fall 2015 August 28, 2015/ 2:00PM - 3:00PM
 Call for Applications or NominationsSubmission DeadlineNotification Date
Graduate Student Research Awards: Fall 2015 August 28, 2015

October 2, 2015; 5 PM CST

Early November 2015
Distinguished Research and Creative Activity Awards September 11, 2015 January 15, 2016; 5 PM CST Honors Convocation April 1, 2016
Graduate Student Research Awards: Spring 2016 December 4, 2015 January 29, 2016; 5 PM CST Late February 2016
Faculty Scholarly and Creative Activity Awards January 22, 2016 March 4, 2016; 5 PM CST Mid-Late April 2016