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[Principal and Vice Chancellor]
[Principal and Vice Chancellor]

International Visitors Program

Principal's Development Fund

This Program aims to enrich the international dimensions of the university, both within our classrooms and within our research environment, by providing subsidies for international travel of scholars to Queen's and scholars and staff from Queen's.

2019 List of Previously Funded Projects (PDF 277 KB) 

2019-2020 Queen's Invitation Requirements (PDF 394 KB) 

2019 PDF Terms of Reference (PDF 443 KB) 


1. International Visiting Scholars (Open Competition including Partner Institutions of the Matariki Network of Universities*)

Funds are intended to assist all faculty in Departments, Faculties and Schools in bringing to Queen’s outstanding scholars from outside of Canada, including from within the Matariki Network of Universities (MNU). Visits supported by the Fund must involve significant interaction with students. Visits must extend over no fewer than three working days on campus.

Please review the Terms of Reference above for more information.

Category 1: Application Form for International Visiting Scholars (PDF 260 KB) 

Competition Closed.  Applications will reopen in Spring 2020.

 


2. Queen’s Visitors to Partner Institutions of the Matariki Network of Universities*

Funds are intended to support initiatives that build new collaborations and broaden Queen’s partnerships with institutions in the Matariki Network of Universities (listed below). The Program provides seed funding to help initiate a research, academic, or administrative collaboration; attend a workshop, colloquium or forum, or any other activity intended to enhance scholarly activity or the student learning experience.

Please review the Terms of Reference above for more information.

Category 2: Application Form for Relationships with Matariki Network of Universities (PDF 78 KB)   

Competition open: Applications accepted on a rolling basis.

* Partner Institutions of the Matariki Network of Universities:

  • Australia: University of Western Australia, Perth
  • Germany: Tübingen University, Tübingen
  • New Zealand: University of Otago, Dunedin
  • Sweden: Uppsala University, Uppsala
  • United Kingdom: Durham University, Durham
  • United States: Dartmouth College, Hanover

3. International Experiential Learning and Field Programs

The purpose of this fund is to provide instructors and/or accompanying staff with financial support for travel to develop, sustain and enhance international field or experiential learning programs, which in turn serve to further internationalize the student learning experience.

This fund will be offered in 2019-2020 only. Two awards of up to $5,000 are offered.

Please review the Terms of Reference above for more information.

Category 3:  Application Form for International Experiential Learning and Field Programs (PDF 325 KB)

Competition Closed.


Contact: Tom Collier
Coordinator, International Projects and Events
Office of the Associate Vice-Principal (International)
Ext. 75793