Call for Walker College Dean's Club research grant applications now open

The Walker College of Business Dean's Club invites research grant proposals from business faculty members for the 2022-2023 academic year.

Intended to assist faculty in conducting research, a limited number of Dean's Club Research Grants are available to tenured and tenure track faculty for research expense reimbursement up to $1,000. Awards greater than $1000 may be considered under special circumstances.

The grants are designed to reimburse faculty for necessary out-of-pocket expenses incurred while conducting research on either or new projects or projects that reflect a new direction of current or past research projects (i.e., the researcher has conducted research in a subject area and now wishes to extend the study in a new direction).


To be considered for this grant, please complete a proposal online.

Applicants should review the complete guidelines document and apply for only one research grant per research project.

The grant application deadline is 5:00 pm on Friday, September 30, 2022.

Contact Dr. Lakshmi Iyer, Associate Dean of Graduate Programs and Research in the Walker College of Business with any questions,, (828) 262-6823.

About the Walker College Dean's Club

Contributions from Dean's Club members provide unrestricted support each year for critical needs in the college such as: student scholarships, travel funds for faculty and students to attend course-related conferences and/or visits to corporations, seed money for new programs or opportunities within the college, and resources to bring guest lecturers, such as leaders in business and government, to the classroom. Learn more about the Dean's Club at

About Faculty Research in the Walker College of Business

Walker College of Business faculty produce and disseminate extensive research through both academic and professional communities. In the last five years, faculty members have published approximately 400 peer-reviewed academic journal articles, 130 conference proceedings and made more than 400 conference and professional presentations in 170 different venues. In total, the faculty has produced more than 700 individual intellectual contributions in basic discovery research, more than 400 contributions in applied or integrative research and 240 contributions in teaching and learning research. For more information, visit

Call for Walker College Dean's Club research grant applications now open
Published: Aug 25, 2022 11:41am