Program Summary

Program Summary

This funding opportunity enables engineering and computer science departments to lead the nation by successfully achieving significant sustainable changes necessary to overcome longstanding issues in their undergraduate programs and educate inclusive communities of engineering and computer science students prepared to solve 21st-century challenges.  

Awards range from $1,000,000 to $2,000,000 total for a duration of up to five years.  

Application Limits

Application Limits

UIC is limited to 2 submissions. 

Additional Information

Deadlines

UIC Letter of Intent
October 9, 2015
UIC Internal Competition
TBD
Sponsor Letter of Intent
November 10, 2015
Sponsor Application
December 15, 2015

Letter of Intent

Letter of Intent

Letter of Intent (LOI) Form

 

Depending upon the number of LOIs submitted, OVCR might be required to facilitate an internal peer review process to select UIC’s submission(s) to this program.  White paper instructions will distributed to those who have submitted LOIs.

 

Please contact Tony Halford at RDS@uic.edu or 6-7036 with any questions.

 

If an authorized principal investigator is not listed above, please consider the limited competition still open. Contact RDS@uic.edu for further information.