LEAF provides competitive funding opportunities for both individual faculty members and for departments to bring visiting scholars to campus.
Faculty Grants are offered annually to support
- research efforts
- advanced training in a particular area
- interdisciplinary and cross-institutional collaboration
- entrepreneurial, diversity and community endeavors
- faculty initiated projects
- attendance at national conferences
- training programs
Visiting Scholar Grants are offered on a rolling basis to NSF departments to co-sponsor distinguished academics to come to UC to speak.