The Faculty Research and Professional Development (FRPD) program is a funding partnership between the Office of Research, Innovation and Economic Development (ORIED) and the 10 academic Colleges. Funding is available on a competitive basis as outlined in the Request for Proposals link below. The FRPD Program has been renewed by the Vice Chancellor for Research, Innovation, and Economic Development for FY 2019-20 allocations.


College Contacts and Due Dates

The only eligibility requirement set by ORIED is that the recipient must hold a faculty position at NC State. Colleges set their own due dates and may set additional eligibility requirements. 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 SciencesChristy Sandy
College of DesignApril 2, 2018Cherie Anderson
College of EducationApril 2, 2018Beth Cassedy
College of EngineeringApril 16, 2018Tracy Brown
College of Humanities and Social SciencesApril 2, 2018Joyce Christian
Poole College of ManagementBrian Thomas
College of Natural ResourcesLenise Sellars
College of SciencesMarch 21, 2018Joanna Jones
College of TextilesKina Morgan
College of Veterinary MedicineApril 9, 2018Jeneal Leone

Other questions regarding this solicitation may be directed to:

Marie Grubbs
Research Planning Manager
(919) 513-3955