Wayne State University

Research awards

1. EACPHS Faculty Research Awards Program (FRAP)

Application submission deadline: November 9, 2015 

Five awards of up to $40,000 each will be made in the following four categories:  

  • FRAP Individual Investigator Awards
  • FRAP Collaborative Research Award      
  • FRAP Continuing Research Award for projects previously funded through FRAP
  • FRAP Special Topics Research Award  

Details on these awards can be found at the FRAP link under “Internal Awards and Guidelines.”

2. Wayne State University Awards    

Deadlines and Program Announcement for 2015-­2016

The university solicits proposals from time to time for various awards for Graduate students, Post docs and faculty research proposals. These awards are made on competitive basis and sometimes require matching funds from the college or the applicant. See related item #5 above for the college policy on matching funds. Information on the University awards can be found in WSU’s Internal Research Support Booklet.

Funding opportunities for 2015-’16 are listed below.

 A list of grant editors is also included in subsequent sections.

Internal Award Deadlines and Program Announcement


Program Announcement

Past Recipients

Oct. 19, 2015
Feb. 15, 2016

Research Mentors Program for New Faculty

All Recipients

Nov. 2, 2015
May 2, 2016

Faculty Competition for Post-doctoral Fellows

All Recipients

Nov. 9, 2015
Feb. 29, 2016

Research Equipment Program - NEW PROGRAM!

All Recipients

Nov. 13, 2015
Mar. 21, 2016
Jul. 11, 2016

Bridge Funding Program

All Recipients

Nov. 20, 2015

University Research Grants Program


Nov. 30, 2015
April 4, 2016
Jul. 25, 2016

Grants Boost

All Recipients


Pre-submission Review Program - NEW EDITORIAL services feature!
Potential Grant Editors

All Recipients


Funder Consultation Program

All Recipients


Award for Graduate Students Who Obtain External Support

All Recipients


Faculty Competition for GRA

See Grad School Website


Research Stimulation Fund Grants


For more details, see the Research Support Booklet

Deadlines and Program Announcement

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