The purpose of the Faculty Research and Creative Activities Award (FRACAA) is to encourage and support faculty in significant research, rigorous scientific inquiry, original artistic activity, and inventive technology. The award is also intended to increase external funding to WMU in support of faculty scholarship. The FRACAA is a competitive award, with review of applications conducted by the FRACAA Research Screening Committee. Awards are made for up to $10,000 and require submission of an external funding proposal within 18 months of the end of the project period.
The application deadline for 2014-2015 award cycle is 5:00 p.m. January 17, 2014.
The application deadline for 2013-2014 award cycle was 5:00 p.m. January 18, 2013.
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Questions? Contact Your Research and Program Officer.