Program Description: These grants fund improvements in scientific equipment, curriculum, minor renovations as well as classroom instruction, delivery and pedagogy. The program targets innovative, cohesive and/or comprehensive projects in laboratory/classroom settings that encourage undergraduate students to pursue careers in science, technology, mathematics and engineering (STEM).

Eligibility: Full-time faculty at the primarily undergraduate institutions in West Virginia may apply; West Virginia University and Marshall University faculty are not eligible.

Award Information: Cost reimbursable grant, up to $40,000

Estimated Number of Awards: 2

Next Proposal Due Date: September 30, 2022

Anticipated Award Date:
November 14, 2022

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Note this grant is dependent upon funding availability from the State of West Virginia through the Research Challenge Fund and approval of the West Virginia Science and Research Council. Requests for Proposals (RFPs) are typically posted 60 days prior to the due date.