2019 Diversity Grants

In Announcements, by , on January 16th, 2019

The Niagara University Diversity Committee is pleased to announce that applications for the 2019 Focus on Diversity Grants and Universal Design of Instruction (UDI) Grants are now available (please see attached information).

The main objective of the Focus on Diversity Grants is to support the inclusion of new diversity content in or enhance the diversity content of a class (across the curriculum); or the initiation and promotion of any diversity-focused activities/dialog outside of the classroom through various types of programming (presentations, guest speakers, faculty/student panels, etc.) that fosters intellectual development, expanded cultural awareness, and understanding. The main objective of the Universal Design of Instruction (UDI) Grants is to provide faculty with resources to enable them to design their instruction using the principles of UDI to enhance the teaching and learning of students with different backgrounds, learning styles, abilities, and disabilities. 

Attached please find the application. Submission deadline: March 1, 2019 at 5:00 p.m.  For additional information on either grant, please contact, Ms. Averl Harbin at aharbin@niagara.edu, or Ms. Diane Stoelting at ds@niagara.edu.

Diversity Grant 2019 RFP