CFAES R&GE Internal Funding Opportunities


CFAES Research & Graduate Education Internal Grants Faculty Program

The CFAES Office for Research & Graduate Education is pleased to announce the FY 2022 R&GE Internal Grants Program (IGP) Request for Proposals. Please share the RFP with the faculty members in your department.

The CFAES Internal Grants Program (IGP) is a unique funding opportunity for CFAES researchers and is designed to accomplish the following objectives:

  • Increase the competitiveness of researchers in extramural grant programs.
  • Enhance and encourage creative and innovative research needed to prepare competitive extramural proposals.
  • Encourage the development of intellectual property.
  • Promote the creation of faculty teams to develop competitive extramural grant applications by addressing immediate needs.

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Faculty RFP Information Sessions 

Interested in learning more about the CFAES Office for Research & Graduate Education Internal Grants Program (IGP)? This recoreded session will introduce you to the IGP competition categories, eligibility requirements, new submission portal, and application and review processes.

Thursday, September 9 from 10:30-11:30 AM – View Recording | View Slides


CFAES Research & Graduate Education Internal Grants Graduate Program


The CFAES Office for Research & Graduate Education is pleased to announce the FY 2022 R&GE Internal Grants Program (IGP) Graduate Competition Request for Proposals. Please share the RFP with the graduate students in your department.

The CFAES Internal Grants Program (IGP) Graduate Competition is a unique funding opportunity for CFAES graduate students and is designed to accomplish the following objectives:

  • Provide graduate students with an opportunity to gain experience with research methods in food, agriculture, environmental sciences, human ecology and related social sciences.
  • Introduce graduate students to the grant-writing and peer-review processes.
  • Stimulate faculty-graduate student collaborations and mentoring of graduate students by CFAES faculty.

View RFP Application Template Submit an Application


CFAES Research & Graduate Education Internal Grants Undergraduate Program

The CFAES Office for Research & Graduate Education is pleased to announce the FY 2022 R&GE Internal Grants Program (IGP) Undergraduate Competition Request for Proposals. Please share the RFP with the undergraduate students in your department.

The CFAES Internal Grants Program (IGP) Undergraduate Competition is a unique funding opportunity for CFAES undergraduate students and is designed to accomplish the following objectives:

  • Provide undergraduate students with an opportunity to gain experience with research methods in food, agriculture, environmental sciences, human ecology and related social sciences.
  • Stimulate faculty-undergraduate student collaborations and mentoring of students by CFAES faculty.
  • Help identify students who have the potential for graduate school and research careers.

View RFP Application Template Submit an Application


Graduate and Undergraduate RFP Information Sessions

Interested in learning more about the CFAES Office for Research & Graduate Education Internal Grants Program (IGP) for graduate and undergraduate students? These sessions will introduce you to the different student programs, eligibility requirements, submission portal, and application and review processes. You will also have an opportunity to ask questions.

Tuesday, November 9 from 10:30-11:30 AM – Register Now
Wednesday, November 10 from 1:00-2:00 PM – Register Now
Monday, November 15 from 10:30-11:30 AM – Register Now


IGP Reporting

To submit your annual, interim or final report, please select the button below. 

Submit Report

The fiscal year 2021 IGP Final Report is now available. This report includes information about submissions, number of projects funded, and a complete listing of all funded projects. 

View FY21 Report