Tecnológico de Monterrey

About Tecnológico de Monterrey:

Tecnológico de Monterrey is a private multi-campus university based in Monterrey, Mexico. Founded in 1943 by leading regional industrialists, TEC has since grown to include 26 campuses and 18 offices around the world. There are over 10,000 professors and 89,641 students (including high school, undergraduate, and graduate), with 56% of students having international experience upon graduating. In addition, 1,776 companies are in the Tecnológico de Monterrey’s incubation model. Learn more about TEC's Strategic Research Areas.

About the Partnership:

The UMD-TEC Seed Grant program intends to help scholars at both institutions to identify complementary research strengths and generate pilot data for proposal submissions that pursue innovative collaborative work. This Call for Proposals will support a maximum of 5 seed grant awards and invites research proposals in all fields of knowledge. Interdisciplinary projects are encouraged. TEC's Strategic Research Areas can be found here. TEC and UMD (VPR) will each contribute up to $20,000 USD per funded seed grant (total of $40k/project) for a maximum duration of 12 months. The deadline for applications is: October 6, 2017

Proposal guidelines for the UMD-TEC Seed Grants can be found here. All UMD faculty questions related to this opportunity, including future calls for proposals and deadlines, should be directed to Dr. Beth Brittan-Powell: ebrittan@umd.edu

Calls for Proposals:
 
We are pleased to announce a new funding program to support research collaborations between the University of Maryland (UMD) and the Tecnológico de Monterrey (TEC) and are looking forward to receiving applications.  The application deadline is October 6, 2017.

The UMD-TEC Seed Grant program intends to help scholars at both institutions to identify complementary research strengths and generate pilot data for proposal submissions that pursue innovative collaborative work. This call will support a maximum of 5 seed grant awards and invites research proposals in all fields of knowledge. Interdisciplinary projects are encouraged. TEC and UMD (VPR) will each contribute up to $20,000 USD per funded seed grant (total of $40k/project) for a maximum duration of 12 months.

Award announcement expected by November 17, 2017.  Money must be used within 12 months of receipt of award.  All questions related to this Call for Proposals should be directed to:  Dr. Beth Brittan-Powell ebrittan@umd.edu.


Recent News:

UMD and Tecnológico de Monterrey (TEC) Announce Call for UMD-TEC Seed Grant Proposals

 

 

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