International Affairs provides funding to support global scholarship. 

Faculty Opportunities

Global Venture Fund

The Global Venture Fund supports innovative projects and initiatives that advance UNT’s strategic global engagements within the following areas: (a) academic conferences/workshops, (b) collaborative research/creative activities, and (c) hosting visiting scholars.
Application Information
Application Deadline: January 14, 2022

Charn Fund

The Charn Uswachoke International Development Fund (Charn Fund) is a generous endowment from Mr. Charn Uswachoke, an alumnus from Thailand. The Charn Fund provides funding to support faculty initiatives that contribute to international impact in UNT’s classrooms through curriculum innovation.
Application Information: Applications for 2022-23 open in spring 2022.
Application Deadline: TBA

Student Opportunities


The Graduate Research Experiences Abroad Travel (GREAT) Grant provides funding for graduate students to undertake research abroad related to their thesis/dissertation for a minimum of three (3) continuous weeks.
Application Information
GREAT Grant Application
Application Deadline: January 24, 2022

International Travel Grant for Graduate Students

The International Travel Grant supports the professional development and global scholarship of UNT graduate students. UNT graduate students must receive a Toulouse Graduate School Travel Grant AND present research or a creative activity at a professional meeting/venue abroad (outside of the U.S.)
Application Information
Application Deadlines:

  • November 30 for travel occurring September-December
  • January 31 for travel occurring January - April
  • May 31 for travel occurring May-August