Amherst College Funding/Support for the Faculty's Research, Scholarship, Creative Work, and Teaching

The Office of the Provost and Dean of the Faculty administers institutional grant and fellowship programs for the Faculty. Internal Funding/Support includes the following:


Amherst is an institutional member of the National Center for Faculty Development and Diversity (NCFDD), an affiliation that offers the college‚Äôs faculty many benefits.  The NCFDD is an independent professional development, training, and mentoring community for faculty members, postdocs, and graduate students.  More information is available on the National Center for Faculty Development and Diversity website.  Please contact Associate Provost Pawan Dhingra to learn more. The provost's office offers full support to tenure-line faculty for participation in its Faculty Success Program, and many of NCFDD's online resources are available to all faculty.