Seed Grants

CRCW Call for Proposals

The Committee on Research and Creative Works (CRCW) expects to award seed grants for research or creative works to tenure-track or tenured faculty. The deadline for proposals is March 5, 2018 and the award period is May/June 2018 - August 2019.

Seed Grant Proposal Document


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.

 

Below are the 2017-2018 award recipients.

PI Name
College
Dept.
Title of Project
Faculty Website
Scott, Judith Martin
Beth-El
Nursing
The correlation between sensory and cognitive impairments, function, and successful aging within Assisted Living residences in a Continuing Care Retirement Community
McCollum, Jena
EAS
MAE
Probing the Rheological, Thermal and Mechanical Implications of Metal Particle Concentration on Poly(vinylidene fluoride)/Poly(lactic acid) Composites
Perera, Darshika
EAS
ECE
Special-Purpose Hardware Architectures for Big Data Analysis
Wang, Xin
EAS
Computer Science
Materials Discovery Using Multi-Fidelity Surrogate Models
Zhuang, Yanyan
EAS
Computer science
Understanding Misunderstanding in Source Code
 
Clayton, Grant & Witkowsky, Patricia
ED
Teaching & Learning/Leadership, Research and Foundations
Student Trends and Advising Practices in Concurrent Enrollment in Colorado
Harvey, Paul
LAS
History
Religion, Race, and Citizenship in American History
James, Lori
LAS
Psychology
Individual Differences in Word Retrieval Failures
Olkowski, Dorothea
LAS
Philosophy
Bergson, Merleau-Ponty, Deleuze: Three Contemporary Philosopher's  Philosophy of Nature
Pearson, James
LAS
Biology
Does cooling improve tolerance to a simulated hemorrhagic injury following exercise induced hyperthermia?
Whitehead, Glen
LAS
VAPA
The EcoSono Gobal Initiative: Alaska Music and Sound Art festival