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Research & Creative Activities Program (RCAP)



new Now Available: 2015 RCAP Guidelines and Application

  2015 Application Deadlines:

  • February 9, 2015 - Email the completed application to your Department Head for review and electronic signature approval.
  • February 16, 2015 - Department Head emails the application to the Dean for review and signature approval.
  • February 23, 2015, 11:59 p.m. - Applicant is responsible for making sure the completed application (with electronic signatures) is submitted as a single file attachment to

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RCAP Program Information:

RCAP Program Overview 

Frequently Asked Questions

Sample RCAP Award Contract

2015 RCAP Review Committee Members


 Administering an RCAP Award:

Guide to Spending RCAP Funds

RCAP Student Employment Form - Students must be approved by Sponsored Programs before Student Financial Assistance approval


 RCAP Recipients from Prior Competitions:

2013 RCAP Award Recipients & Project Titles

2013 iRCAP Award Recipients & Project Titles

2012 RCAP Award Recipients & Project Titles

2011 RCAP Award Recipients & Project Titles


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