Faculty and students can get involved in existing interdisciplinary research projects or begin their own with funding opportunities consolidated through Together Duke, the university’s academic strategic plan. The Office of the Vice Provost for Interdisciplinary Studies directs or co-manages several of these competitive grant programs:
- Bass Connections (projects, course development funds, student research grants)
- Duke Support for Interdisciplinary Graduate Networks (D-SIGN)
- Graduate Student Training Enhancement Grants (GSTEG)
- Research Collaboratories
- Intellectual Community Planning Grants (ICPG)
- Faculty Teaching/Research Enhancement Grants (FTREG)
The university-wide institutes and initiatives offer many additional funding opportunities. Below are links to selected requests for proposals.
For a more comprehensive search, visit Duke’s research funding database for all open opportunities.