Academic Outreach

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Online Faculty Travel Grants: On-Campus Travel

Online Faculty Travel Grants are available to full-time online only faculty to support required attendance for departmental training, departmental orientation, etc. on the Oxford campus.  The Division will award up to $1,000 for travel expenses for on-campus travel to full-time online only faculty.  Academic Departments seeking assistance from Academic Outreach for on-campus travel must complete the On-Campus Travel Request Form for pre-approval for on-campus travel no less than four weeks prior to travel.

Eligibility

Full-time online faculty not residing in Oxford or Lafayette County are eligible for a grant in order to attend a pre-approved required departmental training, departmental orientation, etc. on the Oxford campus.

Pre-Approval Deadline

Academic Departments seeking assistance from Academic Outreach for on-campus travel must complete the On-Campus Travel Request Form for pre-approval for on-campus travel no less than four weeks prior to travel.

Terms of Award

  • The award will not exceed $1,000.
  • Each grant recipient may receive only one award for one on-campus trip per fiscal year.
  • Academic Departments must obtain pre-approval through Academic Outreach for on-campus travel funding.
  • Funding is subject to applicable University travel policies.

Travel Reimbursement

Declining/Return of an Award

Please inform the Division of Outreach and Continuing Education if you decide to decline or return the award so that other travel awards may be funded.

Please direct any questions or concerns to Mary Lea Moore, mlea@olemiss.edu, 662-915-7089.