Office of Research
URC Interdisciplinary Faculty Research Support Program

Announcement of RFP: September 27, 2016

Due Date: January 12, 2017

This program is designed to support pilot research projects that are part of a collaborative effort between 80% or greater FTE faculty in at least two different disciplines. The goal of this program is to establish collaborative research efforts that will result in competitive research proposals to national funding agencies in the STEM areas and as grants to interpret and enhance disciplinary knowledge in areas where extramural funds are not generally available. This funding is primarily meant for those writing their first grant in collaboration with experienced researchers. Successful applicants are expected to present a record of prior activity that indicates a devotion to scholarship and the potential for high-quality achievement. Research support of up to $50,000 will be provided. All members of the University of Cincinnati Faculty and its affiliate institutions are eligible for this award.

Note: STEM areas include Chemistry, Computer and Information Technology Science, Engineering, Geosciences, Life Sciences, Mathematical Sciences, Social Sciences, Physics and Medicine, Pharmaceutical Sciences

Last Year's Awardees