Internal Funding Opportunities

Collaborative Research Development Grant

The program is designed as seed funding to spark new interdisciplinary ideas, help foster new collaborative research and to improve the research competitiveness of Purdue Calumet and Purdue North Central. The goal of this seed grant is to facilitate and support proposal development by a team of faculty, teams can include faculty from different departments, colleges, centers, disciplines or Purdue Campuses (Purdue North Central or Purdue Calumet only).

Purdue Research Foundation Summer Faculty Grant:

The Purdue Research Foundation Summer Faculty Grants (PRF/SFG) will be awarded by the Purdue Research Foundation each year. Summer Faculty Grant awards enable successful applicants to continue full-time scholarly work during the summer and may not be held concurrently with any other appointment.

Purdue Calumet Proposal Development Grant:

This grant has been designed to support Purdue Calumet faculty members in writing high quality external proposals in support of their teaching and research.

Purdue Calumet Summer Faculty Research Grant:

The Purdue Calumet Faculty Research Grant is a Summer Grant.  The intent of these awards is to provide seed money to aid faculty in starting research projects, completing scholarly works, or more fully advancing research/scholarly works that are close to completion.  Annual announcements are distributed to academic deans early/mid February.

Purdue Research Foundation International Travel Grant:

The purpose of the International Travel Grant Program is to assist tenured or tenure-track faculty members in their scholarly pursuit by providing a portion of the travel costs to those who will have an active role (presenting papers or serving as officials) at recognized international meetings.  Annual announcements are distributed to academic deans early/mid February.