To promote promising ideas involving cross-disciplinary and cross-institutional research.
During the past decade, the seed grant program has supported some 80 projects involving hundreds of students and researchers. The program predated MPowering the State and helped launch the partnership. It accounts for some of the successful research proposals that won external funding. Seed funds are given to creative teams of investigators working across disciplinary boundaries and universities with the understanding that these will lead to joint research proposals to external agencies.
A new seed grant challenge competition to research the impact of artificial intelligence in medicine is sparking new partnerships.
UMCP & UMB Seed Grant Program
- Categories: Research