P&G Higher Education Grant Program (2012)

Limited Submission Funding Opportunity for Texas A&M University


Procter & Gamble


PI Eligibility:
Texas A&M University faculty are eligible.

Institutional Eligibility: 
Your proposal will need to be submitted in the name of Texas A&M University. The proposal will be prepared and submitted by the Office of Sponsored Research Services (OSRS)

Number of Applications: 2
There is a limit of two applications per college.

The Procter & Gamble Fund Higher Education Grant Program has been established to provide support for efforts of regionally accredited U.S. colleges and universities that will better prepare students for success in business. A Selection Committee reviews all applications and selects the winning projects. Based on the scope of the project, grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 will be awarded. Awards are for one year only. The maximum any college or university will receive in one year is $50,000.

Eligible Projects
Grants will be provided for specific projects or programs, not for operating support. Examples of eligible projects include, but are not limited to:
• Improving curriculum to be at the cutting edge in relevance and effectiveness;
• Fostering and enabling leadership opportunities and learning;
• Creating a learning environment that encourages and enhances innovation and creativity;
• Strengthening diversity in thought, participation and ongoing interaction.

Grants will be provided for specific projects or programs, not for operating support.

July 26, 2012, 5:00 pm:  Deadline for an email of intent, title of internal proposal and a 1-3 sentence description of the project. 

Send email of intent to limitedsubmissions@tamu.edu

July 31, 2012, 5:00 pm:  Deadline to submit an internal proposal.  All proposals submitted for the Limited Submissions must be submitted electronically using the on-line application system, which is available at: https://eproposal.tamu.edu.

Be prepared to upload your internal proposal, the sections will include a 1-3 page Research Plan Summary, Bio-sketch, and a budget.

This site is password protected. Texas A&M University tenure or tenure track faculty may use their neo password to access the system. To change your password go to: https://eproposal.tamu.edu, click on "Forget your password?" and enter the email account you used to setup your account.  If you need to setup a new account go to: https://eproposal.tamu.edu, click on "Need an eProposal Account," fill in the pertinent information and an account will be created for you.

If you have any questions, please contact libbyp@tamu.edu or 979.845.1811.

August 6, 2012: The Internal Selection Committee will notify PIs of the result of the internal competition.

September 30, 2012:  Deadline Request of Application. 

*Grant Applications are accepted July 1, 2012 - September 30, 2012.

Internal Selection Procedures:
Texas A&M University has established a procedure to identify limited submission opportunities and internally select proposals for Texas A&M submissions.