The purpose of this program is to increase external funding. Only proposals that meet this purpose will be considered and reviewed. The GEAR program cannot be used as a supplement to currently funded research. In addition, if you have start-up funding, you must provide additional justifications for the request.
Announced 12/05/2014; Pre-proposal deadline is 01/30/2015; Full proposal deadline is 03/13/2015.
- 2014-2015 Guidelines (PDF)
- 2014-2015 Pre-Proposal Submission Form (Word) *updated on 12/12/2014 to include budget template page
- 2014-2015 Full Proposal Form (Word)