PumpPrimer I Guidelines
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PumpPrimer I support is available for large-scale initiatives that will lead to institutional and/or multi-investigator research projects and subsequently to extramural grant submissions that require resources for planning and collaboration purposes.
Expressions of interest should include:
- Anticipated funding mechanism, and due date, if known—i.e., program announcement and link.
- List of investigators and institutions involved.
- Brief description of research ideas—1 page maximum.
All tenure-track faculty are eligible.
The Dean’s office is poised to assist at any time; expressions of interest are welcome by email and will be discussed with faculty on an ongoing basis.
Up to $5,000 for planning purposes.
Funds may not be used for faculty salary.
Interested faculty should contact their respective assistant dean of grants & contracts by email with a copy to David Williams, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Arts and Sciences - Debra Haring, email@example.com
Engineering - Cindy Gary, firstname.lastname@example.org
For an appointment to discuss your project with Dean David Williams please contact Melissa Napolitano at email@example.com.