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 TBA.


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).