Kauffman Foundation News (11/28/11): Kauffman announces call for nominations for Junior Faculty Fellowship

Kauffman Foundation Now Accepting Nominations for

Junior Faculty Fellowship Grants

Program will award grants of $40,000 each to seven junior faculty members

Nominations are currently being accepted for the Kauffman Junior Faculty Fellowship in Entrepreneurship Research. The Kauffman Foundation will award up to seven Junior Faculty Fellowship grants to faculty members in the United States whose research has the potential to make significant contributions to the body of literature in entrepreneurship. Each Fellow’s university will receive a grant of $40,000 over two years to support the research activities of the Fellow.

Nominees must be tenured or tenure-track junior faculty members at accredited U.S. institutions of higher education who received a Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree between Jan. 1, 2007 and

Dec. 31, 2010. For more information or to nominate a qualified junior faculty member, visit www.kauffman.org/kjff. All nominations must be submitted online by 5:00 p.m. CST on Monday,

Jan. 23, 2012. Nominees will then have until 5:00 p.m. CST on Monday, March 12, 2012 to complete their online applications for consideration for the fellowship.