Seed grants are now available to bring RISE team expertise to all Penn State researchers.


Researchers awarded a seed grant will receive between 20-300 hours of RISE team member time.


Applications for the current round of funding are due EOD Sunday, July 31.


Faculty members from all Penn State campuses may apply.

How to Apply:

Interested faculty members will complete a brief form summarizing:

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Note: To access the form, you must be logged in to Google using your Penn State Web Access credentials, which you can do by visiting Penn State’s G Suite page.

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This seed grant program is made possible through a National Science Foundation grant (OAC-2018299).