Senate establishes new fund to support academic initiatives–apply now!

Posted on February 1, 2017

The Academic Senate has established a new fund to support academic initiatives, such as

  • events
  • exhibits
  • conferences
  • performances
  • publications
  • symposia
  • workshops
  • other projects

Applications are due by April 14, 2017, and all activities must be open to the Pratt community.This funding is open to all Senate constituents (full-time and part-time faculty; chairs, assistant chairs, and equivalent titles; staff who teach), and may support initiatives, in whole or in part, through

  • honoraria and travel costs
  • materials and supplies
  • printing or other fees
  • refreshments (excluding alcohol)
  • student help (work study only)
  • other costs

In Spring 2017, the maximum award amount is $1,000, and all funds must be spent by June 30, 2017. For more information, please visit anapplication at


Note: Support for individual and collaborative research, scholarship, and professional development is available through theFaculty Development Fund.

Please contact Senate President Chris Alen Sula ( with any questions.