Research & Sponsored Programs

Faculty Sabbatical Program



The table below provides key steps and deadlines for the Faculty Sabbatical Program.  These steps are tenative pending approval.



  • Faculty Sabbatical RFP released / posted to ORSP website

May 20, 2019

  • Applicants prepare applications
  • Applicants meet with ORSP for assistance uploading to Cayuse

May 24 - September 9, 2019

  • Applicants upload complete proposal and any appendices into Cayuse and route to Department Chair for approval and support statements

September 11, 2019

  • Complete applications are routed to Deans for approval and support statements

September 18, 2019

  • Deans route to ORSP with support statements

September 25, 2019

  • ADC Completes review of proposals / recommendations

September 27 - October 11, 2019

  • Provost completes review and final selection

October 14-25, 2019

  • Campus recommendations forwarded to UW System

November 1-15, 2019

Departments and College Support

The applications must be routed through Cayuse for Departmental and College Support.  Approval of the application by Department Chair and Dean are a statement of support.  Any applications that are not approved will not be considered for funding.

College Priority Areas

College of Arts and Communication Priority Areas

College of Business and Economics Priority Areas

College of Education and Professional Priority Areas

College of Letters and Sciences Priority Areas

Required Forms 


Faculty Sabbatical Cover Page - Fillable Form

 Complete Sabbatical Request for Applications

Sabbatical Application Checklist - Fillable Form

 Academic Development Committee

Sabbatical Leave Agreement Form - Fillable Form

Sabattical FAQ's

Policies and Programs

Model Proposals

UW-Whitewater Values and Mission Heinrich - Department of Economics Model Proposal
UW-Whitewater Strategic Planning Goals and Priorities for 2017-2022 Neuman - Department of Sociology, Anthropology & Criminal Justice Model Proposal
Inclusive Excellence Schneider - Department of Curriculum & Instruction Model Proposal
LEAP (Liberal Education America's Promise)  


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