Strategic Direction 3 – Objective 3

Key Priority 3, SD 3

Strategic Direction 3: Develop and implement strategies to facilitate research and increase rewards and efficiencies.

Incentives for Grant Proposal Submissions

By September 2016, provide support and incentives for submitting grant proposals by a) reducing committee service and/or teaching for faculty members who are actively (and genuinely) submitting proposals in a particular semester, b) providing competitive seed funds for small pilot studies, etc.), c) enabling bridge funding when appropriate.

Accountable: dean, dean’s cabinet, division heads.




  1. These mechanisms are being utilized by faculty, and faculty have increased time for grants and research.