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Grants and Contracts

Merit is determined by faculty role, level of funding, and grant time period.  The maximum amount of points for proposals resubmitted or not awarded is 30.

1.   External Grant Activity (Sole or First Author/Multiple Author)

a.    Federal, National and International Foundation proposals
Federal and foundation proposal over $150k, funded
Points: First/Sole:  200; Multiple: 160-80

Federal and Foundation proposals over $150k, not funded
Points: First/Sole: 25; Multiple: 20

Federal and foundation proposal $50k – 149K, funded
 Points: First/Sole: 160; Multiple: 120-60

Federal and foundation proposal $50k – 149k, not funded
Points: First/Sole: 20; Multiple: 15

Federal and foundation proposal under $50k, funded
Points: First/Sole: 60; Multiple: 40-20

Federal and foundation proposal under $50k, not funded
Points: First/Sole: 10; Multiple: 5

Federal and foundation proposal, resubmitted and not funded
 Points: First/Sole: 10 Multiple: 5

Federal Continuation (fee-producing extension)
Points: First/Sole: 10; Multiple: 5

b.    State proposals
State proposal funded
Points: First/Sole: 80; Multiple: 60-30

State proposal, not funded
Points: First/Sole: 10; Multiple: 5

State continuation (fee-producing extension)
Points: First/Sole: 10; Multiple: 5

Other sponsors (local, regional, agency, corporate), funded
Points: First/Sole: 20; Multiple: 10

Other sponsors (local, regional, agency, corporate), not funded
 Points: First/Sole: 10; Multiple: 5
2.    Intramural Grant Activity

a.    University or college proposals
Over $10k, funded
Points: First/Sole: 20; Multiple: 15
 
Under $10k, funded
Points: First/Sole: 20; Multiple: 15

Research and Creativity Award, funded
Points: First/Sole: 10; Multiple: 5