Faculty Research "Seed" Grant Program
The purpose of the Faculty Research "Seed" Grants program is to provide funding to help SMU faculty in any one or more of the following:
- Development of new research projects/programs
- Development and growth of ongoing research projects/programs
- To serve as seed monies to help faculty obtain external funding
Completed proposals are submitted to the Faculty Organization Research Committee (FORC) for review, scoring and final recommendation to the SMU Office of Academic Affairs. Assistance in developing proposals is available through the FORC.
Faculty “Seed" Grant proposals are accepted on a rolling basis each calendar year January 1 through October 15. (Applications submitted after October 15 will be considered for funding in the following calendar year.)
Proposals should be emailed to : firstname.lastname@example.org