|North Carolina Agricultural Research Service- George J. and Rhoda W. Kriz Faculty Study Leave Endowment
This endowment funds the George J. and Rhoda W. Kriz Faculty Study Leave Endowment Award
All CALS faculty are encouraged to take study leave. In an effort to encourage CALS faculty scholarly leave, George J. and Rhoda W. Kriz established an endowment for off-campus scholarly assignments.
Three awards of $2,000 are available to support a study leave.
Any CALS faculty member with approved study leave at an out-of-state location.
Nomination and Selection
Applications should be submitted to NCARS on or before the third Friday in November each fiscal year. For directions on how to apply for the leave award, ask your Department Head or call 515-2717. Keep in mind that the Kriz Award can be used as leverage to obtain other support for the study leave.
Details regarding scholarly leave can be found here >>
(1) An application in the form of a cover letter that describes where and with whom the study leave will be and how the leave will enhance the applicant’s program as well as how the leave will be of benefit to the College.
(2) NCSU Scholarly Assignment Form >>
(3) Curriculum vitae (two pages maximum). The curriculum vitae should include:
(a) up to ten publications — five most significant and five from the last five years
(b) current grant support
(c) list of previous sabbatical leaves (dates, length and location)
Past Recipients >>
NC Agricultural Research Service
201 Patterson Hall, Box 7643
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