The University of Massachusetts Amherst

SBS Faculty Grant Application

Grant Eligibility
All ranks of tenure track faculty and lecturers whose major responsibilities include research are eligible to apply. Priority is given for faculty whose research opportunities have been significantly impacted by COVID. Faculty who have recently received an SBS research grant or faculty who have alternative funds (start up or grants) will receive lower priority.
Grant Timeline
The deadline for applications is March 26, 2021 at 11:59pm. If you have any questions, please contact Jennifer Lundquist, Senior Associate Dean of Research and Faculty Development.
Application Criteria
Complete applications should include the applicant's CV, proposal narrative, and budget. It may also include a supplementary COVID Impact statement. Proposal narratives should be no longer than 2,000 words.
Personal Information
Academic Information
Project Information
File Uploads
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: pdf docx.
Proposal narratives should be shorter than 1,500 words (Research Support) or 1,000 words (Conference and Visitor).
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: pdf doc docx.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: pdf doc docx.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: pdf doc docx.
If applying for a Conference or Visitor Grant.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: pdf doc docx.