Proposal Development Program: Revise & Resubmit

Synopsis of the Program: Revise & Resubmit 23-24

The Division of Research (DR) Proposal Development Program: Revise & Resubmit is intended to support the teacher-scholar model by providing up to 8 WTUs of assigned time and/or additional compensation along with specific proposal revision guidance from the Hanover Research group. Statistics indicate that incorporating feedback from grant consultants increases the odds of success when applying for external funding. If selected for this opportunity, your materials will be shared with Hanover to initiate this process. Upon award notification, in preparation for proposal submission through the relevant DR pre-award office, participants should submit the Pre-Award Proposal Initiation Form. Awards made through this program must result in a revised proposal submission to an external sponsor that allows public dissemination of knowledge produced and allows for a minimum of 15% F&A to be included in the sponsor budget with the expectation that Cal Poly's full F&A rate of 38.5% is used whenever allowed by the sponsor. Awardees who fail to meet the expectations of this program jeopardize their eligibility for funding from future internal award programs. 

The DR Proposal Development Program: Revise & Resubmit aims to fund up to six proposal revisions across the university. The program will provide each awarded project with a maximum of either: 8 WTUs of assigned time at the replacement rate; 4 WTUs of assigned time at the replacement rate and $9,000 in summer additional compensation; or $9,000 in summer additional compensation. Assigned time should be taken in fall quarter 2024 and additional compensation should be taken during summer 2024. Proposal revisions are expected to be re-submitted to the external sponsor by June 2025. 

To apply, go to the InfoReady homepage, select "Log In" in the upper right-hand corner, and click on the blue "Cal Poly San Luis Obispo Login" button. Use your Cal Poly credentials to log in. Then click on the 2023-2024 Proposal Development Program: Revise & Resubmit link at the bottom of the "Applications and Competitions for Research Support Programs" page. You will then be able to submit an application.  

The submission deadline is Monday, January 22, 2024 at 11:59pm.

All are invited to attend the Proposal Development Program Information and Q&A Session via Zoom on Thursday, January 11, 2024, at 11:10 a.m. Please see Zoom link here. Must be logged in with Cal Poly credentials to join.

Please contact with any questions.

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