Discovery members encourage projects that significantly impact Ball State students, offer immersive learining opportunities, and have potential for other external funding in the future. The maximum grant request amount is $20,000.00. Discovery will consider funding for: specialized equipment, student assistant wages, graduate assistantships, program administrative costs, and summer stipend (salary is capped at $2,500; plus additional fringe benefits).
Discovery will not consider funding for: faculty release time, computer equipment, general office equipment, or indirect costs.
Timeline for Grant Proposals The grant period Discovery Awards will cover will be from June 1 to April 1.
Jannuary 15* – Grant proposals due to Sponsored Programs Office. If this date falls on a weekend, the deadline will be extended to Monday.
Links to PDF's:
Discovery Awards Guidelines
Discovery Cover Page
Discovery Proposal Application
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