Faculty Scholars Program

NCA&T ADVANCE IT is pleased to announce the application period is open for the ADVANCE IT Faculty Scholars Program. This program is designed to connect a cohort of STEM/SBS women faculty, who will participate in activities designed to: (a) increase excellence in teaching, research and engagement, (b) boost scholarly productivity, and (c) enhance women’s competitiveness for leadership roles in the academy.


  • Fast-track acceptance into ADVANCE development opportunities 
  • Individualized and peer mentoring 
  • Community of support 
  • Professional development workshops 
  • Targeted research initiatives 
  • Writing retreats 
  • Specialized leadership development 


  • A&T women faculty in a Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, Social Science or Behavioral Science Department 
  • Priority for tenure-track / tenured women faculty members 

Application period:  August 14, 2017 - September 25, 2017

Application form available on-line at: https://ncat.az1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_4Tol1WClGJdYBjn

For questions, please feel to email us at advance-it@ncat.edu

The NCA&T ADVANCE IT project is funded through the National Science Foundation (NSF) ADVANCE Program.

Program Flyer (PDF)