Faculty will learn how to prepare and submit a proposal to the ORED Small Grant Program. In FY 2021, The Office for Research and Economic Development will fund internal grants for faculty research projects and creative endeavors at two award amounts (a maximum of $12,000 and a maximum of $6000), apply to either level by the 1:00 pm deadline on Thursday, Oct. 1, 2020. There will be six to ten $12K awards made if sufficient meritorious applications are received; the rest of the awards will be a maximum of $6000 and based on the quality of submissions and funds available. The 24-month award period begins Jan. 1, 2021. This one-hour workshop covers the proposal requirements and submission procedures.