University Senate

ERFA Awards

Annually, during the Spring term, the HSU Emeritus & Retired Faculty Association calls for applications for cash awards to support the profesionnal development of junior faculty who have demonstrated outstanding promise.

Spring 2014 Application Process:

Call for 2014 Awards (pdf) 

Cover Sheet (Word)

Applications are due Tuesday, April 1, 2014. Electronic submissions (preferred) should be sent to with subject line ERFA Faculty Award Application. Applications may also be submitted via campus mail addressed to: HSU ERFA, c/o University Senate Office, or dropped off at Gist Hall 101.

2013 ERFA Award Recipients:

Robert Cliver, Associate Professor, History:  $500 to assist with travel to Great Britain to present a paper at the Workshop on “New Perspectives on the Chinese 1950s” at York University, July 2013.

Kishan Lara-Cooper, Assistant Professor, Child Development:  $500.00 to assist with project to purchase instructional materials for research and classroom instruction for courses in American Indian Education.

Daniela Mineva, Assistant Professor, Music:  $500 to assist with travel to Costa Rica to participate in the Music Festival Costa Rica Temporada Internacional de Piano, in October 2013.

Past Recipients of HSU-ERFA Awards


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