Social Sciences –
Seed Money Grants

Application Deadlines:

  • Proposals are due by 11:45pm, Fall: October 11, 2020 and Spring: March 28, 2021
  • Estimated Number of Awards: 5
  • Anticipated Funding Amount per Award: $10,000

Fund information:

Seed Money grants for up to $10,000 are available to full-time and tenure-track faculty at all ranks for the development of larger projects leading to research grant proposals to outside funding agencies. Successful applicants will be expected to submit an external funding proposal within 12 months of the award expiration date. Awards have a duration of 18 months. There is an award competition each semester, with five awards available in each fiscal year (July 1- June 30). All research areas and methodologies within the School are considered equally.

For more detailed information, please visit the grant's homepage.


Please contact Chris Rodriguez