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Division of Research

Industry Pilot Project Program

For the first two (2) sponsored projects to be funded by a for-profit company for an eligible applicant and approved by the Clemson University Industry Pilot Project Program review committee, indirect costs (Facilities and Administrative (F&A) Costs) will not be applied, and tuition remission (Graduate Assistant Differential (GAD)) will be waived. The budget for a project must be no more than $50,000 in total direct costs, exclusive of GAD, to be paid by the for-profit company sponsor and the project term must be no longer than one (1) year. Eligible applicants for this opportunity are tenured, tenure-track, or research faculty who have not had a sponsored project funded by a for-profit company in the current and three (3) immediately preceding fiscal years at Clemson. Additional details regarding eligibility, proposal requirements, and the application submission process are included in the Call for Proposals.

Application Deadline: Applications Accepted Anytime

Call for Proposals