Call for Proposals
Solicitation for the Call for Proposals
has been closed
THE CATALYST FOUNDATION
invites proposals for a Supplementary Funding
of Cross-Disciplinary Research Projects
in which at least one discipline is related to
analog/digital integrated circuit design and analysis.
This year’s theme is
“Interface to physical world; sensor or MEMS.”
To provide supplemental funding for an existing, on-going research project that fulfills the mission of the Catalyst Foundation. The on-going project must have existing funding sources from reputable funding agencies such as NSF, DoD, etc.
$20,000 per year non-renewable
Who is Eligible to Apply?
Principal investigators (PIs) through the grant office of their universities.
12 month period
Acceptable Use of Catalyst Funds:
- Student Travel
- Fabrication Costs
- Student Support (their stipend or salary)
- Measurement Equipment
- Professor’s Travel
This funding should not be used for faculty offset or salary items.
Deadline for proposal submission:
Target date for the notification of acceptance:
February 15, 2016
The abstract of project (1 to 2 pages) must be submitted with the original proposal of on-going project. The proposal can be free format but must include
- Status of project
- Cross-disciplinary statement to meet the Foundation’s mission
- Intended use of funds
- Name(s) of organization(s) currently funding project, with the original proposal must be attached.
Electronic submission of proposal is required. File format should be PDF, Post-Script, or Microsoft Word. Submit proposals by email to email@example.com. Please also include electronic fund transfer information if possible.
Please refer to the Catalyst Foundation website, http://www.catalyst-foundation.org for insight into the types of projects that have received funding from the Catalyst Foundation previously.