University Faculty Research Grant Program

Proposals must fall into at least one of the following three categories:

  • Food protection (food safety)
  • Prevention of obesity and diet-related disease and/or;
  • Food Security

Each proposal must fit into one of two priority areas:

  • Integration of agricultural & health sciences
  • Programmatic, Environmental and/or Policy-level Change 

Application Process:

  1. The deadline for letters of interest (LOI) is 5:00 pm, Friday, April 8, 2022. LOI's are required and must be emailed to [email protected].
  2. Invitations to submit full proposals will be sent out by Friday, April 15, 2022
  3. The deadline for full proposals is 5:00 pm, Friday, May 27, 2022. By the deadline, an electronic copy (.pdf) of the grant application must be emailed to [email protected].
  4. Awards will be announced in June/July 2022


Download the 2022 Faculty Research Grant Program RFP (PDF)   

Download the 2022 Cover Sheet Template for Faculty Research Grant Applicants(PDF)    

Please use the Cover Sheet Template for preparing both the LOI and Full Proposal.