The Faculty Research and Professional Development (FRPD) program is a funding partnership between the Office of Research and Innovation (ORI) and the 10 academic colleges. Funding is available on a competitive basis as outlined in the Request for Proposals link below.

The Spring 2019 cycle is open. Current RFP and college due dates are presented below. For all colleges, ORI will make funding available starting July 1, 2019.


College Contacts and Due Dates

The only eligibility requirement set by the ORI is that the recipient must hold a faculty position at NC State. Colleges set their own due dates and may set additional eligibility requirements. These due dates will be updated as ORI receives them. If you have questions about your college’s requirements, please contact the individual listed below or your Associate Dean for Research.

CollegeDue DateContact Person
College of Agriculture and Life SciencesApril 5, 2019Christy Sandy
College of DesignApril 1, 2019Ginny King
College of EducationMarch 4, 2019Beth Cassedy
College of EngineeringApril 15, 2019Tracy Brown
College of Humanities and Social SciencesMarch 18, 2019Missy Thomas
Poole College of ManagementApril 15, 2019Brian Thomas
College of Natural ResourcesApril 10, 2019Rory Loycano
College of SciencesApril 15, 2019Joanna Jones
Wilson College of TextilesApril 15, 2019Kina Morgan
College of Veterinary MedicineApril 29, 2019Jeneal Leone

Other questions regarding this solicitation may be directed to:

Marie Grubbs
Research Planning Manager
(919) 513-3955