International Education & Global Engagement
  • The Office of the Provost in conjunction with the Office of the International Education and Global Engagement is pleased to announce “Professors Around the World” (PAW) – a CSULB global faculty incentive grants program. The goal of the Professors Around the World program is to strengthen CSULB's global mission and comprehensive campus internationalization initiatives by engaging and supporting faculty travel related to developing study or work abroad opportunities for students, international research projects with clear student impacts or potential for growing institutional linkages, and building relationships with overseas partner institutions. Strong preference will be is given to projects that are sustainable as opposed to one-off activities.

    Click here to view previous PAW recipients, along with links to their selected project reports (as available).

    For travel in the 2019-20 Fiscal Year applications will be reviewed by the selection committee in two cycles: April 15 and October 15. Those who are unsuccessful in April may resubmit their application in October.

    Download forms:

    Professors Around the World Program Description and Purpose

    Professors Around the World - Cover Sheet

    Deadline for Submission:

    April 15 or October 15 - for travel in the 2019-20 Fiscal Year (July 1, 2019 - June 30, 2020)

    Preferred method of submission: Please scan your application and cover sheet into an electronic format (PDF) and email to 

    If you wish to submit a hard copy of your application and cover sheet via inter-campus mail instead of a digital format, please send it to the Foundation Building, Suite 104 (FND-104) attention Teri Jablonski.