Breeden Endowment Grants

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The Daniel F. Breeden Endowed Grant Program supports teaching and learning projects that directly benefit the instructor, students, and Auburn University’s overall teaching program. Approximately $30,000 is available each academic year for awards. The Breeden Program is managed by the Biggio Center. The grant review and selection panel is drawn from the University Senate Teaching Effectiveness Committee.
To view previous awardees, please visit the Breeden Grant archive page.

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  • Tenured/tenure-track faculty from any discipline, or faculty from the Lecturer or Clinician title series with appointments continuing through academic year 2019-2020
  • Contingent faculty (part-time, adjunct etc.) may apply as part of a collaborative effort with a faculty member from the group listed above (tenured/tenure- track, full time lecturer, full time clinician).
  • Preference will be given to early career, pre-tenured faculty.
  • Faculty who have been awarded a Breeden Endowed Grant within the last two years are eligible to apply, however their applications will receive lower priority than those from faculty who have not.
  • Proposals for collaborative projects involving multiple faculty and departments are encouraged.


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  • Breeden Grant Design/Writing Workshop: October 4, 2018 (Register here)
  • Applications Due: November 12, 2018
  • Notification: December 10, 2018
  • Fund Available: January 1, 2019
  • Final Reports Due: March 27, 2020


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Applications are closed for 2019 Breeden Grant awards. Check back in the Fall of 2019 for the 2020 award period guidelines.

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A complete final report must be turned in at the end of the grant duration. Please fill out and turn in the Final Report Form to Killian Perry (

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Last modified: November 27, 2018