Internal funding deadlines for fall 2017

Be sure to mark your calendar for fall 2017 internal funding deadlines for programs offered through the Office of the Vice President for Research and Graduate Studies. For other internal funding opportunities, please visit the "Find Funding" link on this website.

Discretionary Funding Initiative - Sept 14  (deadline for application to your college's research associate dean)

The Discretionary Funding Initiative (DFI), funded by the Michigan State University Foundation, provides bridge funds for tenure stream faculty for additional studies needed for resubmission of a grant application to the same funding agency. More...

Strategic Partnership Grant - Sept. 14 (pre-proposal)

Funded with support from the MSU Foundation, these grants focus on research and scholarship that is leading-edge, interdisciplinary or futuristic. More...

Humanities and Arts Research Program (HARP)/Production - Sept. 21

Provides funds, when research is complete, to help subsidize the costs of book publication, permissions to use copyrighted materials, CD recording and production, the creation and mounting of exhibits and other expenses associated with producing the results of a complete creative or research project. More...

Humanities and Arts Research Program (HARP)/Development - Oct. 5

Provides funds to support faculty who are conducting research leading to creative and performance projects or activities in the arts and humanities. This limited funding is designed to support faculty in the development of projects that seem likely to enhance the reputation of the faculty member and the university. More...

Also be sure to check the OVPRGS Funding Opportunities Database for selected external funding opportunities.