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Funding Opportunities for Early-Career Investigators
Examples of federal funding opportunities specifically geared toward early-career investigators working at CU Boulder.
CU Boulder 2020–2022 Early Career Awardees
These awards recognize significant early-career research, scholarly and creative contributions and impact by faculty members and rising scholars across several academic fields.
Research & Innovation Seed Grants
Provides up to $50,000 to stimulate new and exciting areas of research, scholarly and creative work.
Principal Investigator (PI) Academy
Designed to orient early career, tenure-track faculty to CU Boulder’s research community and resources.
NSF CAREER Commit-to-Submit Program
The NSF CAREER program offers the most prestigious awards in support of junior faculty who exemplify the role of teacher-scholars
Arts & Humanities Opportunities & Resources
Resources for research, scholarly and creative works in the arts and humanities.
Justice, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Opportunities & Resources
Resources for research, scholarly and creative works for Diverse researchers and those working on Justice, Equity, Diversity and/or Inclusion.
Social Sciences Opportunities & Resources
Funding and other resources for faculty working in the social sciences.
Faculty Webinars & Workshops
Learn how to position yourself and your collaborators for success when writing grant proposals.
Proposal Writing Support
Get help with writing, editing, proofreading, project management and more.
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