Tilford Diversity Awareness
Grants

FHSU Administration has generously provided $20,000 to be disseminated to campus colleagues.

FHSU TILFORD DIVERSITY GROUP INCENTIVE GRANT APPLICATION

“WORLD READY”

PURPOSE OF GRANT

The purpose of the grant is to promote the FHSU Tilford Diversity Group theme of “World Ready” and to provide opportunities for co-curricular diversity and international programming through faculty, staff, and University departments.

2012-13 Accepted Grant Applications
Finding Common Ground and Embracing Differences: Building an Inclusive Campus Community
Ms. Tina M. Scott and Mr. Roberty Duffy
Global Issues Summit
Mr. Brett Whitaker and Dr. Shala Mills
Rituals, Leadership & Politics
Mr. Vincent Bowhay, Ms. Shana Meyer and Dr. Shala Mills
Promoting Kansas Diversity: A Class Application by FHSU Students
Dr. Hsin-Yen Yang, Dr. Lorie Cook-Benjamin and Dr. Qingjiang Yao
Measuring Cultural Diversity Awareness in Students of Kansas 4-Year Colleges and its Influence on Students' Commitment to their College Brands
Dr. Qingjiang Yao and Dr. Mary Martin

ELIGIBILITY FOR PROPOSAL SUBMISSION

All current Fort Hays State University tenured/tenured-track faculty, instructors, adjunct instructors, students, and Student Affairs staff members are eligible to apply. Incomplete applications will be returned without review.

AVAILABLE FUNDING AND DEADLINES

All funds must be expended no later than December 31, 2012.

    $2,000 maximum = Individual Request

    $4,000 maximum = Interdisciplinary Team               

Upon completion, the project should have the potential to serve as a model for institutional replication, and offer the possibility of continuing beyond the grant period. Selected recipients, individual and team members, will be recognized as Tilford Fellows. Grant award recipients are expected to:

  • Share project at the Tilford Conference if completed.
  • Share results of project during FHSU Research and Activities Week

A request has been submitted for University funds to be distributed for 2013. Check back for the 2013 Grant Application.

2011-12 Accepted Grant Applications
Tell YOUR Story
Ms. LeAnn Brown, Mr. Brett Whitaker, Mr. George Jackson and Mr. Vincent Bowhay
 Fort Hays State University ESOL Conference 2012
Ms. Sherri Brack and Dr. Christie Brungardt
A Media-Infused Clinical Based Practice: Internationalizing the Curriculum
Dr. Lorie Cook-Benjamin and Dr. Roberty Moody
FHSU College of Education and Technology Partnership with Volcanes Primary School
Dr. Adam Holden and Ms. Yuriria Hernandez