Provost Multidisciplinary Research Grants

This award program provides seed money available to support cutting-edge initiatives put forward by multidisciplinary teams of investigators across academic units.

Application or Nomination Due: March

Date of Notification: June

Application or Nomination Criteria:
Complete the template provided to complete your proposal.

Decision Making Criteria
Proposals should focus on:
• Building teams necessary to develop large, multi-unit/multi-institutional collaboration and/or industry partnerships
• Proposing innovative, boundary spanning ideas that have scalability and strong potential for significantly enhancing Mason’s reputation and the student learning experience through engagement in scholarly and research collaborations
• Fostering collaboration across colleges and academic units
• Initiating new scholarly and creative collaborations

Composition of Review Team
The review team is composed of a panel of faculty and academic leaders from across the institution, as well as external constituents.

For more information, please contact the Office of Research at or (703) 993-2268.