August 10, 2020

Deadlines for faculty and staff

Here are some deadlines for nominations, applications and such for West Lafayette campus or University matters. This list is limited to things potentially involving faculty and staff from numerous sectors of the campus or University. (Listings may be derived from Purdue Today articles or Purdue news releases. Other submissions are welcome. Send by Wednesday; list updated on Monday. Contact:

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* = Student awards and opportunities for which faculty-staff nominations are invited or needed, or about which faculty-staff communication to students is appreciated.


* Student applications for Discovery Park Undergraduate Research Internship (DURI) program. Applications due Aug. 10. Faculty projects have been selected; faculty will select undergraduate members of research team from among eligible applicants. DURI student application article

Protect Purdue Innovations Faculty Grants. Proposals due Aug. 14. For topics in all disciplines related to coronavirus and gaps in Purdue’s response to it; preferred that completion in 90 days be highly probable. By multiple executive offices. Article on Protect Purdue faculty grants

Requests for content migration from Blackboard Learn to Brightspace. Last day for requests is Aug. 17. For instructors. (Access to Blackboard Learn will end Aug. 24.) Article on content migration | Summary article

Forms related to remote work (full-time or hybrid). Due Aug. 31. Remote Work Acknowledgement Form and Property Off Campus Form. Remote work article including several links to related resources

International Programs grants for online courses or projects with international partners and intercultural learning outcomes. Applications due Aug. 31. For West Lafayette faculty and staff.  to encourage the development of new online courses or projects. Intercultural Pedagogy Grant (IPG) program and Virtual Experiential Intercultural Learning (VEIL) grant program. IPG-VEIL article

Frederick L. Hovde Award of Excellence. Nominations due at noon ET Sept. 2. Purdue Agriculture. Recognizing an active faculty or staff member for educational service to rural Indiana in classroom, counseling, research or Extension. News release

Community Spirit Award. Nominations due Sept. 4. For administrative/professional or clerical/service staff member based on community volunteering. Article about Community Spirit Award


Community Standards Board membership. No deadline specified. Student, faculty and staff applicants welcome. Board deals with serious student conduct cases. Article

Amelia Earhart Faculty-in-Residence Program. No deadline specified. Program for a faculty member to live at Earhart Hall and participate in the hall’s community. Article

Bravo Award. Recognizing and rewarding employees' "extraordinary performance which produces a measurable outcome." The program authorizes each unit to determine its own nomination and award process. More

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