Interdisciplinary Research Award

Proposals are solicited for support for interdisciplinary research.  The objective of this Office of Research internal funding opportunity is to provide pilot funds up to $12,000 over a maximum of two years to stimulate interdisciplinary research. Thematic areas can include interdisciplinary work and collaboration in areas studied and taught at Fordham. These areas include but are not limited to:

Digital Humanities/Digital Scholarship 
Disability Scholarship
Healthcare
Integrative Neuroscience
International Social Development
Non-profits
Other interdisciplinary areas studied and taught at Fordham

The proposal should clearly indicate how the funding will achieve one or both of the goals of improving external visibility and external funding for interdisciplinary research at Fordham. While all interdisciplinary research proposals will be given full consideration, priority for funding will be given to projects that foster collaboration across departments, and/or across colleges and schools. 

Applications should be submitted via email to research@fordham.edu with the subject line of "Interdisciplinary Grant Submission 2017." For additional application requirements and budget details, please see Call for Proposals for Support of Interdisciplinary Research.

Deadline for Proposals: January 16, 2018.
The award announcements will take place on February 16, 2018.

For questions, please contact the Office of Research support staff.


2016 Awarded Projects

2017 Awarded Projects