Autumn IMR Kickstart Facility Grant Opens

Posted: December 3, 2019

The Institute for Materials Research opened its autumn cycle of the Kickstart Facility Grant Program. This funding opportunity was enhanced to keep pace with increasing facility fees, promoting innovative materials-allied research here at The Ohio State University.


$2,500.00 award amount
Non-tenured faculty (regular and research), with special consideration given to new faculty within 5 years of appointment; or senior research staff with Principal Investigator status at Ohio State. To cover user fees, access fees, and related minor costs at shared campus research facilities, associated with conducting innovative materials-allied research

Key Dates

§  Request for Proposals Issued: Wednesday, October 16, 2019

§  Proposals Due: Monday, December 9, 2019 at 5:00 PM

Have a question? Contact IMR Grants Developer Joanna Gardner at or visit the Kickstart webpage.