Sample Proposals

Please note: The criteria and formatting requirements may have been modified since these proposals were originally submitted.


Reassigned Time Awards


Relationship Between Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Nasal Colonization and Vaccination with a Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine in Adults (J. Sharp, Biology)

The Early History of Chicago Soccer 1890-1939 (G. Logan, History)


Faculty Research Grant Program

Assessing Retrograde Transport Mechanisms in a Transgenic Mouse Model that Mimics the Pathology Associated with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (E. Ottem, Biology)


Curriculum Development and Instructional Improvement Grant Program

Sample proposal


Peter White Scholar Program

Reading in the Postgenomic Age (L. Larkin, English)


Charles C. Spooner Student Research Program

Poverty, neglect and child welfare (E. Perdue, Sociology)


Excellence In Education Research Grant Program

To the Lighthouse: The Great Duck Island Experience (B. Womer, English)

The Effect of Hypothermic Whole Body Heat Stimulus (Sauna) on Heat Shock Protein 70 and Skeletal Muscle Hypertrophy in Young Males during Weight Training (B. Jones, HHP)