NACA® Research Grants - Silver Scholar Award

Up to two research teams (individual researchers can be considered a team) will be selected for the Silver Scholar Award to include the following:

  • $1250 stipend per research team to support research activities, payable either directly to individual researchers or to the primary researcher's institution.  NACA will not pay institutional overhead or indirect costs.
  • Travel expenses for one person per research team to attend one of the six 2019 NACA® fall regional conferences or the 2020 NACA® Northern Plains Regional Conference.  To control costs, travel will be coordinated by the NACA® Office.
  • Registration fees waived for one person per research team for one of the six 2019 NACA® fall regional conferences or the 2020 NACA® Northern Plains Regional Conference.
  • Reserved slot for an educational session at one of the six 2019 NACA® fall regional conferences or the 2020 NACA® Northern Plains Regional Conference.
  • Priority consideration for publication by NACA.
  • Announcement on the NACA® website, in the NACA® Campus Spotlight e-newsletter, and in other NACA® publications.

Silver Scholar Recipient Expectations

Following are the expectations for Silver Scholar Award recipients:

  • Recipients are required to prepare a presentation about their research findings, even if preliminary, for one of the six 2019 NACA® fall regional conferences or the 2020 NACA® Northern Plains Regional Conference.
  • They must also submit an executive summary/final report of their results by December 1, 2019.
  • In addition, recipients are encouraged to submit a proposal for a NACA® webinar.
  • Recipients are also encouraged to submit an article about their research to the Journal of Campus Activities Practice and Scholarship® (This does not imply automatic acceptance.)

2018 NACA® Research Grant Application

 

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