Thank you for your interest in applying for a research grant.
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Preliminary Research Proposals for Shaffer Grant consideration are accepted annually from June 1 to July 15. To be eligible for funding after February 1 of the following year, a preliminary proposal must be submitted by July 15.
Please complete the following form. If the outcome of the preliminary proposal review is favorable, you will be asked to submit a full proposal by September 30.
This online form must be completed at one sitting on a desktop or laptop computer; therefore it is strongly recommended that you review the entire form and prepare all of your content in advance.