The International Institute (II) and its centers provide resources that help faculty enrich the educational environment for students. The II also serves as a connecting point for faculty to network with other scholars on campus and at partnering institutions worldwide.

II Experiential Learning Fund (ELF)

The Experiential Learning Fund (ELF) is designed to support faculty-led group travel for undergraduate, graduate or professional school students wishing to incorporate an education abroad experiential component into an ongoing course.
Deadline: December 1, 2015 and March 1, 2016

II Enterprise Fund (IIEF)

The newly established Enterprise Fund is designed to fund projects that spur intellectual and academic innovation, address topics of global importance, and create conversations and collaborations across the area studies community.

Deadline: May 20, 2016

CIES Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program

The Fulbright Scholar Program sends 800 U.S. faculty and professionals abroad each year. These prestigious grants provide funding for recipients to lecture or conduct research abroad for periods of two to 12 months in 140 countries.
Deadline: early August 2016    

II Fund for Conferences and Workshops

The International Institute contributes to the support of conferences and workshops that make substantial contributions to international learning on the University of Michigan campus and in the Ann Arbor community.
Deadline: Rolling (application must be submitted at least 30 days in advance of the proposed activity)

II Fund for Performances, Films, and Exhibitions

The International Institute Fund for Performances, Films, and Exhibitions provides support for performances, films and related programs, exhibitions, etc. that make substantial contributions to international learning on the U-M campus and beyond.
Deadline: Rolling (application must be submitted at least 30 days in advance of the proposed activity)

Issues in the Headlines

The International Institute contributes to the support of events that make substantial contributions to international learning on the University of Michigan campus and in the Ann Arbor community.
Deadline: Rolling (application must be submitted no more than 30 days in advance of the proposed activity)