The College Applied Research Development (CARD) Fund is provided by Applied Research & Commercialization (AR&C) to encourage faculty, staff, and students to engage in research activities at the College. The intent is to develop and build internal research capacity within the College while providing a platform for innovation for those who are eager to conduct practical research, but are in need of opportunities and resources.
In general, the funding is intended to be used to:
The fund has now provided over $300,000 to faculty and students to conduct applied research projects. The value of each award is typically up to $7,500. Projects may exceed this amount, but internal and/or external sources of funding are required in such situations. The CARD funding supports:
AR&C is now receiving applications for 2013. The application deadline is April 22, 2013. You can download the application form by clicking here. Also, you can confirm your interest in applying for a 2013 CARD award by contacting Danielle Puddicombe at email@example.com.
For 2011 CARD awarded project summaries, download the 2011 RIF Summary Report