The Office of Global Health Initiatives encourages faculty and staff working towards the advancement of the field of global health to review the helpful resources provided below.
The Office of the Vice Provost for International Education is pleased to re-launch the Faculty Internationalization Fund (FIF) to support international engagement by UB faculty, specifically through the university’s many existing international affiliations and partnerships. Fixed grant awards of $500, $1,000 and $2,000 are available on a competitive basis. Preference is given to projects that are demonstrably sustainable, as opposed to one-off activities. New initiatives are strongly preferred over activities that represent a continuation of an existing collaboration.
February 1 for late spring or summer activities
May 1 for late summer or fall activities
October 1 for late winter or spring activities
The Global Chancellor’s Award for Internationalization (CAFI) is a SUNY-wide competition for grants of $4,000 to develop innovative and distinctive new study abroad programs to less commonly visited destinations. UB faculty have received a number of CAFI awards over the past 10 years.