October 12, 2023

This is a reminder that the Office of Global Affairs (OGA) is now accepting applications for the Fall 2023 Global Innovation Fund (GIF) award cycle. The application deadline is November 1st and decisions will be made by the end of the year. 

We are holding a Webinar next  Friday, October 20th, from 12:30-1:30 PT. You can learn more about the different award types and ask questions.


There are three categories of awards for this cycle:

Research Awards 

New for 2022: We are now offering two tiers of research awards: Tier 1: Up to $5,000 and Tier 2: Up to $20,000.

Teaching and Curriculum Awards

Awards up to $2,000 are available to support the addition of a global module, project or innovation to your course.

Study Abroad/Away Awards 

We are pleased to offer this award for the first time since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. Awards are available to develop domestic study away or international programs, support new faculty members to run programs, and embed a global component to classes.

For questions regarding the GIF, please visit our website or email uwgif@uw.edu.