YUMPS provides support to tenure-track assistant professors at the University of Colorado Denver (Denver Campus) as they advance toward tenure. Funded activities can include: attending professional conferences or a professional development training/workshop, hiring a research assistant, or purchasing books, software, or specialized equipment.
Tenure-track assistant professors, Denver Campus
Matching funds are NOT required for the 2020-2021 academic year.
The applicant’s chair or dean must submit a brief statement of support. Attach to your application.
Late Spring Deadline: April 10th, 2021 - Open! Apply now
Late Spring Priority will be given to applicants who have not previously received a YUMPS grant during the Fiscal/Academic Year (2020-2021)
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, university-funded travel and in-person conference attendance are not approved for Fall semester 2020 or Spring semester 2021. For the spring and upcoming year, the university will continue to assess whether or not university travel or in-person attendance at conferences will be supported in context to the evolving pandemic.
Requests for virtual (online) conference attendance will be considered.