*The applications deadlines for these FY22 awards have passed.
Research Development and Strategic Initiatives is not accepting applications for SEED
funding at this time.
Summer Research Fellows Program*
The purpose of the program, which is a full year commitment, is to provide a select
group of faculty with additional information, resources and support to develop a competitive
external grant proposal.
Bridge Funding provides short-term limited financial support to sustain an existing
research project/program at a minimal “essential” level of viability - during a gap
in external funding for it. This is to facilitate success in securing new external