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Application for 2019-20 Incentive Grant Funding


Proposals due by 5:00 PM Friday, March 1, 2019

As part of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s commitment to community engagement, the Vice Chancellor for Research has issued a new call for proposals that specifically enhance the public engagement mission of the university. Funding is allocated via an annual, competitive award process.

The current announcement is for funding awards that will be effective July 1, 2019 – June 30, 2020 (Fiscal Year 2020). Proposals must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, March 1, 2019. Late proposals will not be accepted. Funding shall be available during the 2020 fiscal year only, and must be fully spent by June 30, 2020.

This program is primarily directed at faculty-led initiatives, though student involvement is encouraged. Applicants are strongly encouraged to download and read the full proposal guidelines and to review previously funded projects before they apply.

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