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Explore opportunities available through the University of Colorado Boulder—including a seed grant funding competition for research and other faculty awards.
Research & Innovation Seed Grants
Designed to stimulate new and exciting areas of research, scholarly and creative work.
Limited Submission Funding Opportunities
RIO coordinates internal competitions for opportunities in which a funder limits the number of applications that can be submitted by CU Boulder.
RIO Travel Grants
Provides travel funding up to $1,500 for faculty to meet with extramural sponsors.
RIO Advocacy Grants
Provides funding up to $1,000 for faculty advoacy activities.
Faculty Conference Awards
Supports planning and hosting conferences at CU Boulder.
Quantum Explorations in Science and Technology (QuEST) Seed Grants
The QuEST program aims to pair newcomers in the quantum field with established groups.
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Research and expertise across CU Boulder.
Our 12 research institutes conduct more than half of
the sponsored research at CU Boulder.
A carefully integrated cyberinfrastructure supports CU Boulder research.
More than 75 research centers span the campus,
covering a broad range of topics.
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