UVa Center for Global Inquiry + Innovation – Grant opportunities starting fall 2018

May 17, 2018 by School of Medicine Webmaster

CGII has announced its grant opportunities for fall 2018.  In response to faculty feedback, grant amounts have been adjusted somewhat (see below and described more fully at https://news.med.virginia.edu/deansoffice/files/2018/05/Center-for-Global-Inquiry-Innovation-grants-fall-2018.docx) and streamlined.  We have also added a new out-of-cycle grant for time sensitive projects (GIGs). Full descriptions of the opportunities are attached to this email and will be posted to the website.

A summary of the opportunities and their deadlines follows:

  • G-PODs (Global Programs of Distinction): Grant size now ranges from $20K-$100K. $125K available/year. Deadline November 5, 2018.
  • CGs (Center Grants): Grant size now is up to $20K. These are available twice yearly. $80K available twice/year. The fall deadline is October 15, 2018. The spring deadline will be March 18, 2019).
  • GIGs (NEW! GLOBAL INITIATIVE GRANTS): These are out-of-cycle proposals for time-sensitive projects. Grants up to $7.5K. $50K available/year. Rolling applications.
  • FGRUs (Faculty Global Research with Undergraduates): Grant size up to $10K. $60K available/year. Rolling applications.
  • GLs (Global Lunches): The same zero-cost, low-hassle opportunity for interdisciplinary groups of colleagues to get a series of free lunches and begin talking about an issue they would like to explore.

Questions:  contact Brian Owensby at bpo3a@virginia.edu

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