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The Office of Institutional Diversity and Inclusion (OIDI) in collaboration with the ADVANCE Office of Faculty Development offer grants for faculty to advance academic priorities related to diversity and inclusion. These grants provide financial support for new, innovative projects, workshops, symposia and activities to strengthen institutional capacity-building related to diversity and inclusion.


  • Any Northeastern University tenured, tenure-track, or full-time faculty in an academic department within a college or school and/or faculty representing college-wide initiatives are eligible to apply.
  • For the 2015-2016 academic year, OIDI expects to fund between 6 and 10 awards depending on requests.