Internal funding programs are designed to foster excellence in research and creative scholarship at the University of Miami. The Provost's Research Awards
provide both salary support and support for direct research costs. The awards are classified into three categories based on discipline: the Max Orovitz Research Awards in the Arts and Humanities, the James W. McLamore Research Awards in Business and the Social Sciences, and the Research Awards in the Natural Sciences and Engineering.
Instructions for the 2014 Provost Research Awards can be found here
The 2014 Provost's Research Awards application can be found here
Applications are evaluated based on four criteria:
- Scholarly, scientific, and/or creative merit.
- Likelihood the work will lead to major publications or externally reviewed scholarly or creative activity.
- Prospect the work will result in successful applications for extramural funding.
- Qualifications, experience, productivity, and promise of the applicant.
Awardees (PDF files):