For What: Seed funding for research projects. These projects should be for pilot data collection which are intended to lead directly to larger external funding proposals. Two awards ($2,000 each award) are planned.
Who is Eligible: All junior faculty are eligible to submit applications.
Time Frame: Proposals are due January 31, 2019, and the awards will be announced on February 28, 2019.
Elements of the Grant Proposal Application:
*Sections 2-4 do not count in the page limit of the proposal
Review Procedures: The KASWEA Award Committee members will review each proposal. Reviewers will rate proposals based on the following criteria:
Report: The awardee will submit a brief report to the KASWEA Award Committee by the end of February 2020. The report will contain 1) a brief summary of activities performed and 2) accomplishments (i.e., all external funding proposals proposed or scholarly manuscripts submitted resulting from this funding).
Acknowledgement: The awardees must acknowledge KASWEA Junior Faculty Seed Grant in their publications and presentations related to the funded projects.
Application Deadline: Applications should be submitted via email to Dr. Yoon Joon Choi (email@example.com) by 5pm, January 31, 2019.