Exploratory Energy Research

The Dean for Research Innovation Fund for Exploratory Energy Research supports research aimed at fundamental solutions to humanity's energy challenges.

The fund, which provides up to $500,000 annually, exemplifies the University’s commitment to support innovative curiosity-driven energy research that is critical to securing a sustainable shared future. The Innovation Fund for Exploratory Energy Research is part of the larger Energy Research Fund. The Office of the Dean for Research oversees funding for fundamental energy research projects, and the Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment distributes funding for research projects in collaboration with corporate partners.

Projects will be selected for funding following a competitive proposal review process. Each project will be funded for up to $100,000 per year for up to two years.

A request for proposals will be posted in Winter 2023.

Call for Proposals

  • Dates
    • Proposal submission deadline: Coming soon
    • Funding could start as early as: TBD
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