Annual seed grant program that supports new projects and/or new collaborative partnerships and targets interdisciplinary, faculty-initiated research initiatives with potential for extramural support.
The Office of Research uses a combination of carry-forward funds and earnings from the UF Research Foundation to fund seven internal support opportunities.
These are part of President Machen’s efforts to support and enhance professional development opportunities for faculty. Award amounts vary. Applications are accepted and put forward to the Provost’s Ofice in the Fall and Spring via an internal PHHP selection process.
The CTSI Pilot and Collaborative Projects Program provides intramural grants to support the growth of interdisciplinary and investigator-initiated research across UF’s broad range of scientific disciplines.