Nashman Faculty Development Grants


Support for Community-Engaged Faculty

The Honey W. Nashman Center for Civic Engagement and Public Service annually supports community-engaged scholarship at GW through small faculty grants. These awards promote the development and institutionalization of new community-engaged scholarship opportunities that are consistent with the University strategic plan.

Funds are available to support:

  • Development of new academic service-learning courses;
  • Service-learning course support;
  • Evaluation of existing engaged research or teaching;
  • Strategic planning for a community-engaged department;
  • Community-based participatory research;
  • Research on community-engaged scholarship; and
  • Individual or group professional development in community-engaged scholarship.

Proposals to fund initiatives in the 2019/2020 academic year are due December 21, 2018. To apply, download the Request for Proposals below. You may also download a version of the proposal cover sheet in MS Word.