Internal Funding Opportunities Information Session

Friday, September 10, 2021 -
1:30pm to 2:30pm


Via Zoom (link will be available immediately after registration)

The Office of Research Development will present information about the following three campus-wide internal funding programs with fall submission deadlines. Follow links for information about each program:  

  • Faculty Research Grant / Healey Endowment Grant (FRG/HEG) – Awards of up to $20,000 to support faculty research, scholarly, and creative activities in all disciplines and fields. Deadline: October 15, 2021. 

  • Public Service Endowment Grants – Awards of up to $15,000 to support special projects and related scholarship that will address a community-identified problem, need, or opportunity. Faculty and professional staff in all disciplines and fields are eligible.  Deadline: December 3, 2021. 

  • Armstrong Fund for Science – One award of up to $40,000 to a faculty member or team in any Science or Engineering discipline for high-risk, high-reward research leading to external funding. Preproposal deadline: October 29, 2021.   

Contact Michelle Wonsey: mwonsey@umass.edu with questions.