ProSEED - Carnegie Mellon University

ProSEED — Nurturing New Ideas

NEWS: ProSEED Announces its Spring 2015 Awards

ProSEED has announced its Spring 2015 Awards.  In this round of funding six awards were given to faculty in the ProSEED/BrainHub program and six awards were given to faculty, students in staff in the ProSEED/Crosswalk program.

With this round of funding, the ProSEED program has administered approximately 100 awards and $1Million in funding since its inception in Spring 2014.


ProSEED/BrainHub Seed Grants

ProSEED/BrainHub Seed funds are intended to seed innovative ideas in brain science research at the intersection of multiple disciplines.  Special consideration is given to proposals involving multiple BrainHub partner institutions.

Next Funding Cycle: Fall 2015

Read about past award recipients.

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ProSEED/Crosswalk: Grants for Undergraduates, Graduate Students, Faculty, and Staff

These grants are designed to seed a wide range of ideas to build connections and collaborations across colleges, departments, student organizations, even campuses. We want to inspire bold creativity and entrepreneurship among CMU community members, and are looking for fresh ideas that cross boundaries within and outside of the university.

2015 Fall Deadline: November 4, 2015

Read about past award recipients.

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ProSEED/EQT Energy Seed Funds

EQT Foundation has provided funds for faculty aimed at seeding new projects in a wide range of energy and water-related research with connections to the natural gas industry.  Read the news announcement »

Next Funding Cycle: Fall 2015

Read about past award recipients.

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ProSEED/Simon Initiative Seed Grants

Simon Initiative seed grants support innovation at CMU in learning science research and its application to CMU courses and curricula.

Next Funding Cycle: Fall 2015

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