INNOVATE Application


We are happy to announce a call for submissions for the 2019 INNOVATE Awards. Application materials including the call for proposals, submission guidelines, and application submission form can be found on the INNOVATE Application page.

Applications are due Friday, January 18th, 2019 at 5:00pm and must be submitted to

Application Process FOR CALENDAR YEAR 2019

The Vice Provost for Research and Graduate Studies, along with a subcommittee of the Vice Provost's Research Council, reviews all applications for the INNOVATE Award program. The purpose of the INNOVATE Awards is to enhance research and entrepreneurship across the UAA campus. The INNOVATE grant will provide up to $200,000 to UAA faculty members and researchers in its program. All tenured and tenure-track faculty at UAA who have a research component as a part of their approved workload are eligible to apply. Exceptions may be granted to other faculty with strong research and/or creative ideas; these individuals are encouraged to contact the VPRGS to discuss their proposals. Proposals from all disciplines are welcome. The awards are announced in January and funding begins in February.

Please download the following materials and guidelines:

Note: The following links will be updated with the 2019 forms in Fall 2018 when the Call for Proposals is issued by the Vice Provost for Research and Graduate Studies.

Dates and Deadlines

  • Deadline for Submission: Friday, January 18th, 2019 at 5 p.m.
  • Notification to Applicants: January 2019