CINSAM Research Grants

CINSAM seeks proposals for CINSAM Research Grants on an annual basis. CINSAM Research Grants provide support for STEM faculty research with students. The goals of the program are to:

  • help faculty establish new research programs,
  • promote faculty advancement (especially early career faculty), and
  • offer students high quality research experiences.

2019-2020 Instructions & Deadlines

The instructions and submission deadlines for the 2019-2020 CINSAM Research Grant proposals will be announced in mid-October 2019. Please check back later for more information.
  1. Complete and submit the Request For Proposal (RFP) and Budget Proposal documents to your department Chair by November 15th.
  2. Once approved by your department Chair, click the button below to submit the completed RFP and Budget Proposal documents by December 2nd.

After the submission deadline, proposals are reviewed by the CINSAM Research Grant Review Panel in mid-December to determine funding allowances for each proposal. In early January, Project Directors will be notified via written letter if/how their proposed projects will be funded.



Research Grant Review Panelists


CINSAM is seeking new panelists to serve on the 2020 CINSAM Research Grants Review Panel.

You are eligible if you are:

  • a faculty member from a CINSAM-supported department (former CINSAM Grants recipients a plus);
  • not applying for a 2020 CINSAM Research Grant.