Funded Projects

Round 8: December 2020

Nine proposals receive strategic investment funding

December 18, 2020

We were very pleased to receive 30 proposals for the Fall 2020 Strategic Investment Fund (SIF) call. It was a tough competition with more proposals than usual. Following detailed review, the advisory group recommended nine proposals to the Dean for funding, for a total allocation of $1.04M.

We congratulate the following successful applicants!

Round 7: June 2020

Seven proposals receive strategic investment funding

June 17, 2020

We were very pleased to receive 22 proposals for the Spring 2020 Strategic Investment Fund (SIF) call. It was a tough competition with many excellent proposals. Following detailed review, the advisory group recommended seven proposals to the Dean for funding, for a total allocation of $967k. The proposal review process was delayed due to COVID-19.

We congratulate the following successful applicants!

Round 6: May 2020

Eight proposals receive special COVID-19 strategic investment funding

May 31, 2020

We were very pleased to receive 20 proposals for the first Special COVID-19 Strategic Investment Fund (SIF) call. It was a tough competition with many excellent proposals. Following detailed review, the advisory group recommended eight proposals to the Dean for funding, for a total allocation of $626k.

We congratulate the following successful applicants!

Round 5: December 2019

Eight proposals receive strategic investment funding

December 20, 2019 (updated July 10, 2020)

We were very pleased to receive 19 proposals for the fall 2019 Strategic Investment Fund (SIF) call. It was a tough competition with many excellent proposals. Following detailed review, the advisory group recommended eight proposals to the Dean for funding, for a total allocation of $687k, with the potential for more to be funded, pending responses to questions.

We congratulate the following successful applicants!

Round 4: April 2019

Nine proposals receive strategic investment funding

April 30, 2019

We were very pleased to receive 19 proposals for the spring 2019 Strategic Investment Fund (SIF) call. It was a tough competition with so many excellent proposals. Following detailed review, the advisory group recommended 9 proposals to the Dean for funding, for a total allocation of $761k. When added to the projects funded in the fall 2018 round, the total amount allocated from the 2018/19 SIF budget is about $1.8M. The deadline for the fall 2019 round is likely to be October 15, 2019.

We congratulate the following successful applicants!

Round 3: November 2018

Eight proposals receive strategic investment funding

November 19, 2018

We were very pleased to receive 26 proposals for the fall 2018 Strategic Investment Fund (SIF) call. It was a tough competition with so many excellent proposals. Following detailed review, the advisory group recommended 8 proposals to the Dean for funding, for a total allocation of $784k. When added to the three projects funded previously out of the 2018/19 SIF budget, the total amount allocated so far from the 2018/19 SIF budget is about $1.1M. The deadline for the spring 2019 round is February 28, 2019.

We congratulate the following successful applicants!

Round 2: April 2018

14 proposals receive strategic investment funding

April 23, 2018

We were very pleased to receive 29 proposals for the second Strategic Investment Fund (SIF) call. It was a tough competition with so many excellent proposals. Following detailed review, the advisory group recommended 14 proposals to the Dean for funding, for a total allocation of $1.2M. This brings the total amount allocated through the SIF in 2017/18 to $2.3M (note: three projects were funded out of the 2018/19 SIF budget).

We congratulate the following successful applicants!

Round 1: December 2017

10 proposals receive strategic investment funding

December 14, 2017

We were very pleased to receive 34 proposals for the first Strategic Investment Fund call. It was a tough competition with so many excellent proposals. Following detailed review, the advisory group recommended 10 proposals to the Dean for funding, for a total allocation of $1.1M.

We congratulate the following successful applicants!