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Internal Funding

Research, scholarship and creative works (RSCW) are supported by several programs at UNC. Due to current budget constraints, FRPB has made changes to the internal funding programs. Please read through the guidelines for each award carefully.

Fund for Faculty Publications

The Fund for Faculty Publications addresses growing demand from UNC faculty for support of publication fees for books, journals, and conference proceedings.

New Project Program 

New Project Program (NPP) supports the startup of new research and creative projects of UNC faculty.

Provost Award for Travel

The Provost Award for Travel supports the cost of travel to present, perform, or exhibit scholarly or creative works, specifically in the form of juried or invited presentations/performances.

Research, Dissemination & Faculty Development 

The Research, Dissemination & Faculty Development (RDFD) program provides support to faculty for research, professional development, and professional travel.

A.M. & Jo Winchester Distinguished Scholar Award

The A.M. & Jo Winchester Distinguished Scholar Award is given annually to a scholar at the rank of associate professor or higher who has demonstrated continued excellence in scholarly activity for at least five years. 

Award for Excellence in Social Science Engaged Research

The Award for Excellence in Social Science Engaged Research, launched in 2012, is the result of a generous endowment from Robert Brunswig, Rebecca Brunswig, and Ken Coleman.