College Research Support
Internal Research Grants
The College of Design provides the following internal opportunities for faculty and staff to apply for research funding.
BNIM, an award-winning architecture and design firm with offices in Des Moines, Kansas City and San Diego, sponsors the College of Design BNIM Regenerative Design Challenge to support multidisciplinary faculty research in the areas of sustainability and regenerative design. Funding of $9,500 over one calendar year is available to faculty and/or staff within the College of Design, including tenured and tenure-track faculty, lecturers, senior lecturers and professional and scientific staff. A minimum of two co-principal investigators must be from two separate College of Design departments.
Applications: Proposals for this year’s grant are currently on hold. Contact Kevin Kane for more information.
Previous year instructions:
(2020 application and guidelines here) should be sent electronically as a single PDF file to Kevin Kane by 5 p.m. November 1, 2019. The successful team will be announced December 1, 2019. Funding availability will be from January 1 to December 31, 2120.