Texas Tech University

Update: Seed Grant for Interdisciplinary Research, Round 2

TO:       Texas Tech University Faculty

FROM: Lawrence Schovanec, President
              Michael Galyean, Interim Provost
              Guy Loneragan, Interim VP for Research

DATE: October 28, 2016

SUBJECT: Update: Seed Grant for Interdisciplinary Research, Round 2

In response to inquiries from faculty, it is our intent to provide total funding of up to $600,000 in this call. The proposals may include a budget from $50,000 up to $150,000. Consequently, it is possible to fund more than 4 awards depending on the mix of requested budgets of the most compelling proposals we receive. The deadline to apply is December 22, 2016.

Original Call sent August 30, 2016:

The Texas Tech President, Provost, and VPR are proud to announce a second round proposal solicitation for the Seed Grant for Interdisciplinary Research (SGIR 2) Program. This program advances research activity through interdisciplinary collaboration and diverse team building with awards of up to $150,000 each. Please visit ttu.infoready4.com for further information, competition details, and to submit your team's application.

Questions or comments should be directed to proposals.vpr@ttu.edu.