Office of Economic Engagement seeking applicants for Community/Corporate Engaged Research Partnership Development Grant

The Office of Economic Engagement is now accepting applications for the Community/Corporate Engaged Research Partnership Development Grant.

This grant will provide a stipend to a faculty member and community organization or corporation to co-develop a new engaged research partnership that addresses a mutually identified need. The purpose of this stipend is to expand the number of bi-directional, engaged research partnerships.

Submitted projects should include:

  1. A predetermined community or corporate partner
  2. Respond to a key community or corporate issue

It is intended for these funds to start a new partnership/relationship or a new project within an existing relationship.

Proposals will be reviewed and selected by representatives from the Office of Economic Engagement, along with a faculty advisory board comprised of individuals advancing community and/or corporate engaged research.

The application deadline is Friday, April 17. For more information and to apply, visit the Community Engagement website.