Awards provide internal support for competitively reviewed proposals to stimulate research and additional outside research funding for a one-year period. Award categories and submission guidelines are outlined below. For all categories, evidence of prior or planned future efforts to secure external funding for the activities will be viewed favorably in reviewing proposals.

Submission Details

Submissions are no longer being accepted for the 2018 DRI program. 

Faculty Research

Graduate Student Awards

Undergraduate Research

Application Guidelines and Details

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Download Coversheet - CoApplicant



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