Start with a question...Leave with a grant.

Start with a question...Leave with a grant.

Want your research to have an impact on RI? Attend the kick-off event for this year's funding opportunities for Rhode Island researchers.

When: Thursday, June 16, 2016, 5:00-7:00 PM 
Where: State Room, Rhode Island State House 

Click here to register for the event

Each year, The Collaborative funds researchers to address challenges identified by state leaders from the Rhode Island Governor's Office, the House of Representatives, and the Senate. Click here to view previously funded projects.

Join scholars from Rhode Island's 11 colleges and universities to discuss how your expertise could impact public policy.  Grant proposals funded by The Collaborative address the questions posed by policy leaders through creative research projects based on the expertise and interests of scholars. Click here to learn more about our process.  

Attend our meeting on to find out more about our current research areas and questions, and ways that you can participate with The Collaborative.  Award amounts range from $2,000-$25,000. 

This meeting will discuss the following Topic Areas and Research Questions:

All proposals are due via electronic submission no later than 5:00 pm, Friday, July 15, 2016. Researchers will be notified by August 1, 2016.  Full Proposals are due August 22, 2016.  

To view the Request for Proposals, click here.