VITAL Minigrants

Call for Proposals  

VITAL invites applications for its 2018-2019 Minigrants program. The Call for Proposals will close on Monday, March 26 at 5:00p.m. 

The purpose of these internal instructional grants is to support full-time Villanova faculty members in fostering advances in undergraduate and graduate teaching and learning at Villanova, implementing the University’s and Colleges’ educational goals, and exploring the use of new instructional strategies.

Note. Fifty percent of the funds available for 2018-2019 instructional grant projects will be allocated to enrich graduate courses and/or programs.

2018-2019 Call for Proposals (PDF)
Cover Page Template (.doc)
Budget Page Template (.doc)
Please download these templates to enter information directly.

To support submission of strong projects, interested faculty members are highly encouraged to contact Dr. Gabriele Bauer, Ext. 9-5627 or email with proposal ideas before submitting a full proposal.

Resources for Proposal Development

2017-2018 Grant Awards: PDF
Past Minigrant Awards: Fall 2013 - Spring 2017 PDF

The Proposal Peer Review Form (PDF) may also serve as a guide.

VITAL Minigrant Review Committee Members

You may contact a member of the Minigrant Review Committee while developing your proposal.

  • Patricia Bradley, Nursing
  • Irene Kan, Psychology
  • Frank P. Maloney, Astronomy and Astrophysics
  • James C. O’Brien, Mechanical Engineering
  • Bruce Pollack-Johnson, Mathematics and Statistics
  • Raymond Taylor, Marketing and Business Law
  • Edward Wahesh, Education and Counseling

Our Address

Vasey Hall, Room 106
800 Lancaster Avenue
Villanova, PA 19085
Phone: 610.519.5627
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