Seed Grants

Committee for Research and Creative Work

Full-time tenured and tenure-track faculty who are resident at UCCS are eligible to apply for these funds. The objectives of this program include the promotion of research excellence; to assist more junior tenure-track faculty to establish their research program; and to provide seed money to enable faculty to secure external funds. Awards are limited to a maximum of $7,500.

Click here to read the 2015-2016 call for proposals.  This year's submission deadline is March 9, 2015.

Bono, Jeremy

LAS

Biology

The genetic basis of reproductive incompatibilities between Drosophila mojavensis and D. arizonae

Bultema, Jarred

LAS

Chemistry and BioChemistry

Investigation of the relationship between dendritic cell maturationand exosome content and function

Dodge, Somayeh

LAS

GES

Understanding the relationship between movement, behavior and the environment: A case study on tigers (Panthera tigris) in West-Central Thailand

Graham, Helen

Beth-El

Nursing

A Long Term Follow-Up Study on Mortality and Morbidity Rates of Patients who Participated in Outpatient Cardiac Rehabilitation: A Comparative Study

Harrison, Willie

EAS

ECE

Secrecy Codes in Real-Life Environments

Jimenez, Christina

LAS

History

The Politics of Public Services, State Consolidation, and Neighborhood Spaces in Guadalajara, Mexico, 1900-1950

Livesey, Karen

LAS

Physics

Magnetization dynamics in magnetic nanowires: energy absorption and the effect of temperature

Pollard, Deborah

Beth-El

Nursing

Impact of Maternal Self-Efficacy on the Rate of Exclusive Breastfeeding of Early Preterm Infants from Birth to Discharge

Rao, Jia

EAS

Computer Science

Bridging the Performance Gap between Physical and Cloud Systems

Tomlin, Kathleen

COB

Management

The risks of providing feedback across gender lines: Are women targets of overly‐positive performance feedback and overly‐critical HR decisions?

Ventura, Jonathan

EAS

Computer Science

High-speed Visual-Inertial Sensor Fusion