Internal Funding Opportunities
The Research Expansion Funds (REF) program will support new preliminary data or the
development of new research methods or procedures that will be used in subsequent
proposals to external funding sources. Full-time faculty at Montana State University
who have earned terminal degrees are eligible to apply.
Fall deadline: Sept. 25, 2023. Spring deadline: Feb. 12, 2024.
The Scholarship & Creativity Grant (S&C) program supports scholarship and creative activity in the arts, humanities and social sciences. Full-time faculty at Montana State University who have earned terminal degrees are eligible to apply. Fall deadline: Sept. 25, 2023. Spring deadline: February 12, 2024.
The PEG program is designed to increase the competitiveness and rates of success for research proposals submitted by MSU PIs and co-PIs to external sponsors. Full-time faculty and research scientists are eligible to apply. Applications will be accepted starting July 1, 2022, and will be reviewed on a rolling basis.
The purpose of the CFGP is to support core facilities that serve as critical infrastructure for the research and scholarly enterprise. Moreover, these core facilities often compliment the educational and outreach efforts that also underpin our land-grant mission.
Deadline: Friday, Oct. 6, 2023, 5 p.m. MST
Decision: Dec. 8, 2023
Award Start: Jan. 1, 2024