Research Excellence Fund (REF)

2023-2024 Program Cycle

Spring Proposals

Important Deadlines

  • Internal deadline for Cayuse proposal creation, certification, and routing: February 29, 2024
  • February 29-March 7: Optional internal review for compliance with REF requirements (reach out to   
  • Proposal Deadline (full final PDF attached to Cayuse proposal): March 7, 2024 at 5 p.m.

Award Period: All awards will begin July 1. The award duration is 12 months.