Research and Resources

Funding to Support Internationalization Activities

The GPS Alliance offers several grant opportunities that support the internationalization of the teaching, research, and outreach missions of the University of Minnesota.

International Travel Grants
Funding from the GPS Alliance for faculty and professional staff to travel abroad to build knowledge and resources, and to develop programmatic initiatives that will ultimately internationalize the University of Minnesota curricula of all five campuses

Carol Pazandak Iceland-Minnesota Travel Fund
Funds available to all University of Iceland faculty and staff who propose a visit to the University of Minnesota for the purpose of consulting, visits, or research.

Alexander Dubcek Fund
Grants to support academic exchange between the University of Minnesota and the countries of Eastern Europe, especially the Czech Republic and Slovakia. Grants will support institutional linkages, individual faculty/staff research, visiting scholars, and student projects.