Diverse Faculty Research Award (DRAW)


The DOM is committed to supporting the career development of faculty from backgrounds that are under-represented in our department. The purpose of the DOM Diverse Faculty Research Award (DRAW) is to provide funding opportunities for under-represented minority faculty to support academic productivity, expand the research portfolio, and help recruit minority faculty to the DOM.

  • Provides funding for early and mid-career under-represented minority faculty.
  • $25,000/year for two years in direct costs (total $50,000)
  • Letter of Intent form available here
  • Eligibility details and formal announcement available here

2017 Dates and Deadlines for OFAD Awards

Letter of Intent submission deadline: February 20, 2017
Notification of LOI acceptance/invitation to apply: March 6, 2017
Full application due: May 1, 2017
Notification of awards: June 5, 2017
Start date: July 1, 2017