The Division of Student Affairs announces the availability of FY20 funding to support research partnerships with University of Georgia investigators. The goal is to support research projects that can increase our understanding of elements of student success in a broad sense. If you are planning to pursue a research project that will investigate experiences of certain student populations (e.g. non-athletes with concussion, LGBT students, first-year students, etc.) or explore the impact of programs or experiences on student success, please contact our office to learn more about available research funding.
We're looking to support investigators whose projects:
We encourage you to get in touch with Dr. Kara Fresk to discuss your ideas and questions.
Research proposals are due by May 15, 2019.
Proposals are reviewed by Student Affairs Academic Partnerships and Initiatives and staff from the Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs. Other individuals may be consulted as needed. Notifications about funding of research proposals will be sent out in June.
Interim report – a one-page progress report and interim budget report should be submitted by December 31, 2019.
Final report – a report not to exceed one page should be submitted by June 30, 2020.
Meetings - faculty PIs will attend three meetings with their respective Student Affairs collaborators during the 2019-2020 AY (August, December, March) to discuss research plans, progress, and results.
Any publication (including presentations) resulting from funding or partial funding by this program should acknowledge that funding was received from University of Georgia Student Affairs Academic Partnerships and Initiatives.
*This research was supported in part by the Department of Academic Partnerships and Initiatives in the Division of Student Affairs at the University of Georgia.