Western Vice-President Research’s Small Grants

The Vice-President Research’s Small Grant Funding Program is available:

  • to provide small seed grants for collaborative projects, with an eye towards facilitating larger grant applications
  • for projects that might not fit very well for other internal funding sources  (e.g., time-sensitive)

Amount: up to $10,000

Matching Funds: must involve money from another source (although there is no strict matching funds requirement)

Faculty Research Office: 5 days prior to submitting. Proposals must have Faculty Associate (or Assistant) Dean Research approval. (If you wish to have feedback on your application allow at least two weeks – contact Karen Kueneman)
AVPR Office: ongoing submissions, no deadline

Eligibility: Applicants  must hold an eligible academic research appointment at Western.

More Information and link to online Application: Applications must be accompanied by a completed ROLA.

NOTE: new online application process

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About the Author

Kueneman, Karen
Staff, 2015 Fall