Barbara & Scott Bice Faculty-Student Dialogue Fund

Thanks to the wonderful generosity of Trustee Barbara Bice and her husband Scott, funds for non-academic faculty-student interaction have been made available. The funds are intended to facilitate student-professor conversations outside of the classroom with the goal of building relationships both academic and personal.

Eligibility Requirements

Both faculty and students are eligible to apply for funding.  The funds are intended to facilitate student-professor conversations outside of the classroom with the goal of building relationships both academic and personal.  Activities, which are expected to foster dialogue, can range from hosting a dinner party to going out for coffee or lunch and conversation, and may perhaps be structured around prearranged discussion topics. The committee encourages applications that involve non course-related activities.

Deadline

  • The application deadline for Fall 2017 funds is Friday, October 13th at 5pm
  • Spring 2018 funds is Friday, February TBD at 5 p.m.

Application Information

Please fill out the on-line application or fill out the attached application form. The Bice application review committee (Associate Dean of Faculty Gretchen Edwalds-Gilbert, Assistant Dean and Director of SCORE Jenn Wells, and SAS Faculty-Staff Relations Chair Alix Hunter.

Please submit paper applications to Associate Dean of Faculty, Gretchen Edwalds Gilbert or feel free to email application to Raina Coutin.

Additional Information

The spending cap per person per event is set at $25.00.  Funding will be granted on a reimbursement basis only, and recipients will need to submit original itemized receipts to Kathy Castro in the Dean of Faculty’s office.  There is not a limit to how often one may apply for funding, but priority will be given to those who have not previously been granted monies.  All applicants must complete and submit the on-line application.

 

 

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