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New International Research Seed Program

Collaborative Internal Seed Funding Announcement from Offices of Research and Global Affairs

In a collaborative effort, the Offices of Research, Global Affairs and the Energy Institute are pleased to announce an internal seed funding program to encourage research with an international dimension. For the first program year, the selected topical area will be energy. This includes projects that are exclusively energy and those with a partial emphasis on energy, examples include: energy/water; energy/food; energy policy/law or energy finance/management, and energy security. Our intention is to provide funding, awarded on a competitive basis, as a stepping stone to transition the international research effort to sustained external support.

Three awards up to a maximum of $20k each are expected. The program seeks to:

The 2017 solicitation for this seed funding for international research is now closed.

A new targeted area of interest will be announced in late 2017/early 2018.