The Thomas E. Ricks Endowment supports the BYU-Idaho faculty in their enrichment, retraining and teaching efforts. Grants cannot be used to purchase equipment or supplies. Faculty are eligible to apply for research, travel, seminar and other grants that will directly benefit students. Students are not eligible to apply for these funds. (For student research funds, see Mentored Student Funds.) Requests for funding can be made up to 18 months in advance of your project start date.
Application & Deadlines
The grant proposal form is available as a downloadable .pdf form. Please limit your responses so as not to exceed the space provided on the proposal form. Do not include attachments. Once you have completed the proposal, make sure your department chair and dean provide comments and their signatures.
Please complete the Grant Proposal Form. Completed proposals (scanned copies will be accepted) should be forwarded to:
mail stop 0415
The deadlines for each semester are:
For your information and reference the following criteria were used when granting requests:
Upon approval of the award, you will be notified of the amount of the grant. The funds will be disbursed to your department on a reimbursement basis. Within 1 week of the completion of your project, please:
Completed information should be sent to Maria Nate at the above address. Once all the information has been received, the funds will be transferred to your department's account. If for some reason you are unable to complete your project, please let Maria know so that funds can be made available for other proposals. Should you have any questions about this process, please call Maria Nate at 496-1157.