Past Award Programs

Updated: July 1, 2016

Lever Awards
Applications are not being accepted.
Lever Award Program ran from 2006 until July 2014. The Program provided matching funds to collaborative teams requesting federal funding of $10 million or more.

▸ RFA
▸ Funded CBC Lever Awards


Spark Awards
Applications are not being accepted.
Spark Award Program ran from 2008 until August 2011. The Program focused on mid-sized collaborative projects of exceptional creativity.

▸ RFA
▸ Funded CBC Spark Awards


Scholars Program
Applications are not being accepted.
The program ran from 2010 until June 2016. The goal of the CBC Scholars Program was to recruit outstanding advanced graduate students into a leadership forum that would foster collaboration and excellence on the three CBC campuses.

▸ Scholars Program webpage


Exploratory Workshops
Applications are not being accepted.
The program ran from 2011 until April 2016. The intent of the CBC Exploratory Workshops was to bring together small groups of faculty members who were interested in making interdisciplinary and inter-institutional connections around cutting-edge research areas.

▸ RFA
▸ Funded Exploratory Workshops