2021-22 Seed Funding Awards

2021-22 Awards Investing to Develop Center-Scale Multidisciplinary Convergence Research Programs AWARDEE(S) PROJECT TITLE Brian Wong Yama Akbari Franco De Flaviis Daryl Preece Shawn Xiang Munjal Acharya Robert Wilson Timothy Kern Thomas Milner Michael Berns Bernard Choi Sabee Molloi Zhongping Chen Fan Gang Zeng Robert Wilson Michael Yassa Robert Brown William Tang Vasan Venugopalan Nicolaos Alexopoulos…

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2019-20 Seed Funding Awards

2019-20 Awards Investing to Develop Center-Scale Multidisciplinary Convergence Research Programs AWARDEE(S) PROJECT TITLE Ilhem Messaoudi Bert Semler Roberto Tinoco Melissa Lodoen Donald Forthal Weining Shen Michael Buchmeier The Impact of Maternal Infection on Immunity in the Offspring Michelle Khine Shaista Malik Kalpna Gupta Peter Tseng Bernard Choi Weian Zhao Michael Yassa Sean Young Yama Akbari…

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2015-16 Seed Funding Awards

2015-16 Awards 2015-16 was the inaugural year for the Research Seed Funding Program.  In that year we held two separate competitions, one in fall and one in spring, in the following categories (click on each to scroll quickly to those sections): Single and Multi-investigator Research Projects (Spring 2016) Single and Multi-investigator Research Projects (Fall 2015)…

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2016-17 Seed Funding Awards

2016-17 Awards Investing to Develop Center-Scale Multidisciplinary Convergence Research Programs AWARDEE(S) PROJECT TITLE Ruth Benca Michael Yassa Development of a UCI Center for Sleep and Circadian Neuroscience (UCISCN) Carol Connor Andrew Penner Young Suk Kim Paul Hanselman Creating Opportunities for Students Living in Poverty through Effective Educational Interventions Dan Cooper Aizik Shlomit Christopher Hughes Physical…

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2018-19 Seed Funding Awards

2018-19 Awards Investing to Develop Center-Scale Multidisciplinary Convergence Research Programs AWARDEE(S) PROJECT TITLE Adam Martiny Jennifer Martiny Steven Allison Kathleen Treseder Padhraic Smyth Keith Moore Katherine Mackey Jennifer Long Eoin Brodie Center for Microbiomes and Global Change Andrej Luptak Jennifer Prescher Elizabeth Bess Richard Chamberlin John Chaput Melanie Cocco Chang Liu Rachel Martin James Nowick…

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Seed Funding Program

Past Awardees by year 2021-22 2019-20 2018-19 2016-17 2015-16 The application window is CLOSED.   Program Description The 2021-22 UCI Research Seed Funding Program is aimed at investing in promising research teams and directions where internal seed level investment can lead to externally funded multiple investigator, interdisciplinary projects, on the scale of a research center. The UCI strategic plan…

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Bridge Funding

Bridge Funding Applications are considered four times per year.  They must be received by 5:00pm on the first of November, February, April, and August.  If the 1st falls on a weekend or holiday, applications will be accepted on the next business day. Purpose To sustain research projects that have lost extramural funding, the Bridge program…

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