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FY25 Internal Grant Schedule will be available soon.

Please reach out to orsp@unco.edu with any questions.

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.

Provost's Seed Grant (formerly NPP)

The Provost’s Seed Grant (PSG) is a research incentive that provides faculty with support leading to the submission of extramural funding opportunities.

Per Diem Pilot Funding

The Per Diem Support for Pilot/Exploratory Projects is available for per diem costs for animals added to the colony for the purposes of collecting pilot data for grant submission. 

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.

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.

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. 

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.