Program Description: These grants fund improvements in scientific equipment, curriculum, minor renovations as well as classroom instruction, delivery and pedagogy. The program targets innovative, cohesive and/or comprehensive projects in laboratory/classroom settings that encourage undergraduate students to pursue careers in science, technology, mathematics and engineering (STEM).
Eligibility: Full-time faculty at the primarily undergraduate institutions in West Virginia may apply; West Virginia University and Marshall University faculty are not eligible.
Award Information: cost reimbursable grant, up to $40,000
Estimated Number of Awards: 2
Next Anticipated Proposal Due Date: September 30, 2021
Anticipated Award Date: November 15, 2021
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Note this grant is dependent upon funding availability from the State of West Virginia Research Challenge Fund and approval of the West Virginia Science and Research Council. Requests for Proposals (RFPs) are typically posted 60 days prior to the due date.