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CSUMB Research, Scholarship & Creative Activity (RSCA)

The 2023-2024 CSU Research Scholarship & Creative Activity competition is underway! Proposals are now being accepted and are due by Monday, 5/8/2023, 4pm via InfoReady.

Funding is provided by the CSU Research, Scholarship, and Creative Activity Award Program: $2.5M allocation for 23 campuses based on faculty FTE. CSUMB’s FY23-24 allocation is $43,332. There will be an estimated 6 CSUMB RSCA awards of up to $7,220 each.

The CSUMB RSCA committee may at its discretion fund less than the requested amount. Faculty may submit up to one individual proposal, and up to one collaborative proposal.  Collaborative proposals are still limited to the $7,220 total. 

Requirements details are below.