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WISER Issues Request for Proposals for 2019 Seed Funding Grants Program

IIT’s Wanger Institute for Sustainable Energy Research (WISER) has issued a Request for Proposals for the 2019 Cross-disciplinary Seed Funding Grants (CSFG) program.  Initiated in 2009, the CSFG program is designed to support and enhance new and innovative cross-disciplinary research concepts that are expected to attract major external funding in areas of national interest related to energy and sustainability. The CSFG program provides IIT faculty with the opportunity to conduct cross-disciplinary research initiatives and obtain proof of their innovative proposal concepts, which will enable them to develop more nationally competitive proposals.

Note:  Proposals must be submitted electronically by close of business Fri., April 26, 2019, to Margaret Murphy, WISER Assistant Director and Program Outreach Manager (, required copy to, in conformance with the WISER 2019 CSFG Proposal Submission Guidelines provided below.  

All questions should be directed to Margaret Murphy (, ext. 76881).

View WISER 2019 CSFG Proposal Submission Guidelines