The Foundation Faculty Research Award is sponsored by the Kean University Foundation. The fundamental goal of the Foundation Faculty Research Award is to help faculty better position themselves to apply for and receive external funding for their research and scholarly activities. Full time tenured and untenured faculty can apply annually for initial awards. Renewal awards will be considered for one additional year. Recipients are expected to be actively engaged in submitting proposals to external funding agencies, both public and private. Applications are encouraged from all disciplines.
The award supports proposals from all disciplines, and provides financial support (up to $5,000 for initial applications and up to $4,000 for renewal applications) needed to engage in academic scholarship for a wide variety of purposes that include:
Ineligible expenses include:
The FFRA is administered through the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs on behalf of the Kean University Foundation.
Projects funded by the Foundation Faculty Research Award serve to:
NOTICE OF AWARD
The Office of Research and Sponsored Programs on behalf of the Kean University Foundation will announce the awards on the date established by the calendar for that year. Notice of FFRA awards will be accompanied by guidelines outlining purchasing procedures and submission of reports.