The Marion and Jasper Whiting Foundation Travel Fellowships - Call for Applications

Released: October 13, 2017.

The Marion and Jasper Whiting Foundation is accepting applications for 2018-19 travel fellowships.  This opportunity is for teachers (primarily at the college or university level) to improve and enhance the quality of their instruction, and to do so in a location other than that which they are most closely associated.  Applications are accepted only from individuals who teach in the New England area.

Grants typically range from $1,500 to $6,000 and primarily support travel and related expenses.  Funds are not to be used as salary substitutes, scholarships, or grants in aid.

Important dates:

  • Application deadline:  January 12, 2018
  • Award notification:  April 2, 2018
  • Awards disbursed:  October 31, 2018
  • Projects must be completed by:  May 31, 2019

See below for the 2017-2018 Whiting solicitation letter and the candidate information form. Please contact Assistant Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations Bridget Wiffin for more information and assistance with your application.

2017-2018 Solicitation Letter