OBJECTIVE: This program is intended to increase interdisciplinary and intercampus (IDIC) research collaborations to leverage the intellectual capital and resources at the four University of Missouri campuses.
DESCRIPTION: All tenured/tenure-track Faculty and full-time Ranked, Non-tenure Research Faculty are invited to submit short proposals requesting funding to seed the development of:
- Proposals to be submitted to federal agencies for establishing centers, such as the NSF Science and Technology Center;
- High impact research with a higher priority for research clusters to address the current 21st Century Grand Challenges http://www.whitehouse.gov/administration/eop/ostp/grand-challenges; or
- Other high impact research addressing significant national problems/priorities