Research & Sponsored Programs

Funding

The Office of Research and Sponsored Programs strives to provide information on funding opportunies for UW-Whitewater.  The department subscribes to several search engines to funding sources. 

UW-Whitewater provides opportunities for grants and professional development.  Please click on the links below for the Request for Proposal (RFP) of each opportunity to view the requirements of each award.  The deadlines shown are for the grant submission to ORSP; there may be earlier deadlines to your department chair, dean, or division head to obtain approval or letters of support.  Please see the specific grant pages for additional information including specific deadline times.

Grant Name Status/ETA Due Date Contact Person
Academic Staff Development Closed February 8, 2019 Rebecca Mueller
Assessment Grant Closed Feb. 8, 2019 Office of Academic Assessment
Engaged Scholarship Pilot Grant Program Closed Dec. 1, 2017 Joan Littlefield-Cook
Faculty Development Grant Closed Dec. 5, 2018 Rebecca Mueller
Faculty Initiative for Research/ Scholarly/ Creative Excellence (FIRE) Closed Feb. 15, 2019 Rebecca Mueller
Faculty Sabbatical Open Sept. 11, 2019 Rebecca Mueller
Strategic Initiatives Awards Closed Sep. 30, 2017 Rebecca Mueller
Student Technology Fee Closed TBD Rebecca Mueller
Undergraduate Research and Grant Opportunities Open Various Undergraduate Research Program

UW-System grants and professional development funds are listed below.  Please click on the links below for additional information regarding each specific grant opportunity.  Submissions for grants will still need to go through ORSP for signatures.  Please make sure that submissions are provided to ORSP so there is time for review, signing and submission of the required information.

Grant Name Due Date
Ideadvance Seed Fund Grant
UW System Women and Science Program
UW System Regent Scholar Program
Wisconsin Alliance for Minority Participation (WiscAMP) Small Grant
Wisconsin Space Grant Consortium (WSGC)
WSGC Elijah Balloon High-Altitude Research Fellowship
Wisconsin Sea Grant Institute

Tommy G. Thompson Center on Public Leadership

Faculty Research Awards Guidelines

Speaker and Faculty Funding Press Release

Speaker Grants Guidelines

October 1st 2018 & March 1st 2019

Grant opportunities provided by WiSys.

Grant Name Status Due Date Contact Person
Applied Research Grant Program (ARG) Closed December 18, 2017 WiSys
Applied Research - WiSys Technology Advancement Grant Program (AR-WiTAG) Closed December 18, 2017 WiSys
Prototype Development Fund Program Open No deadline WiSys
Small Company Advancement Program (WiSCAP) Open No deadline WiSys
Wisconsin Science & Technology Symposium 2018 Travel Assistance Closed August 31, 2018 Alicia Schiff at WiSys
WiSys Spark Grant Program Open June 3, 2019 grants@wisys.org

Location

Office of Research and Sponsored Programs
800 West Main Street
2243 Andersen Library
Whitewater, WI 53190-1790

Contact

Phone: 262-472-5212
Fax: 262-472-5214
Email: orsp@uww.edu