ProSEED - Carnegie Mellon University

ProSEED — Nurturing New Ideas

Spring 2015 Calls for Proposals

April 1, 2015: ProSEED announces a call for proposals for the next round of ProSEED/BrainHub grants.  Proposals for new collaborative research projects (up to $50k for 1 year) or workshops/symposia on brain science (up to $10k of support) are due May 1, 2015. 

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.

Application Deadline: May 1, 2015

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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.

Application Deadline: April 1, 2015 - Next Round in Fall 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

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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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