Fund for Publishing

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The Fund for Publishing was developed to provide publication support for faculty - to expand readership, improve accessibility, and enhance research productivity. 

Submission Deadline: Rolling



Awards are limited to a maximum of $2,000 and are subject to availability of funds. 



All tenured or tenure-track faculty who have not received support from the fund (or FRG grant for similar purpose) in the last two years. 


Allowable Costs

Examples of suitable requests include: 

  • Editing or indexing
  • Copyright fees
  • Reasonable subvention fees
  • Design and image production fees for articles selected for journal covers.

Funds cannot support journal open access fees. Please see this guidance from LTS on open access and use of the Lehigh archive. 


How to Apply

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis via Infoready  If your application is awarded, we aim to make publishing funds available within 2-3 weeks from the award date.  

You will be asked to provide the following details: 

  • Descriptive title 
  • Name, position and department
  • Journal/Press name
  • Brief description of the need and expected outcomes
  • A specific, itemized budget
  • Documentation of acceptance by the journal or press. This can be an email, contract, or other correspondence providing clear documentation. 
Please contact us at regarding any special circumstances.