Date Open: 
03/18/2021
Sponsor: 
VENTUREWELL
ORD Notice of Intent Deadline: 
10/01/2021
Agency Deadline: 
11/03/2021
Limit per Institution: 
2
Source: 
external

 VENTUREWELL - Sustainable Design Faculty Grants

 

Brief Summary: VentureWell awards up to $30,000 grants (with a duration of three years) to colleges and universities for the purpose of strengthening existing curricular programs and/or building new courses and programs that engage student teams in developing and pursuing scalable solutions to real world needs through I&E. Application FAQ

LIMITATIONS ON SUBMISSIONS:

  • 2 proposals per institution per cycle - one in the spring and one in the fall.
  • Proposals may only be resubmitted once
Research Office Notice of Intent Deadline:  Friday, October 1, 2021
Agency Deadlines: 
  • May 19, 2021 11:59 pm Eastern Time
  • November 3, 2021 - 11:59 pm Eastern Time
The general guidance for the preparation of notice of intent to the Research Office:

COVER SHEET (1 page) -please use an 11 point or higher font with one inch margins.

  • Solicitation Name and Descriptive Title  -  
    • What are you proposing? Is it a course or a program? Is it a new offering or an expansion of existing courses/programs?
  • Project Summary:  3 or 4 sentences or bullet points that provide an overview of the objective of your proposed research, how you plan to do it, and the expected outcome.
  • Key PI/co-PIs:  5 or 6 sentences or bullet points that highlight team expertise as it relates to the project.
  • Budget:  Example:  The total cost of the project is anticipated to be $ X, with $ Y being requested from the Agency.  Agency funds will be used for: $ A for personnel; $ B for operations, and $ C for broader impacts/subcontracts etc. 

 

PROJECT DESCRIPTION (1 page) - please use an 11 point or higher font with one inch margins.

Problem statement: Clear and concise statement of

  • Research question(s) and how the project will address the research question(s); 
  • Proposed activities: Describe the project to be undertaken and provide the technical specifications of the research activities and timelines that will be undertaken. What gap(s) are you addressing on your campus?
  • How the proposed research can lead to the advancement of research/knowledge in this area.
  • Expected results: Describe the outcome you anticipate from the research.
  • Abbreviated CV or biographical sketch of the principal investigator – separate page
  • Optional - Suggest one or two names to serve on the internal review committee.
Submit your Notice of Intent to the: 

 

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