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Research & Creative Activities Program (RCAP)


RCAP is an internal grant program administered by the Office of Research and Creative Activity to encourage eligible full-time faculty and instructors to develop individual projects leading to the pursuit of external funding sources, and the promotion of research, scholarly, and creative activities.

 View the FY20 RCAP application and guidelines, due March 1, 2019:

RCAP Application 



 Administering an RCAP Award


For questions or further information, contact internal.grants@wku.edu

News & Updates

  • Important Dates:
    • January 30,  2019
      Save the date for an Internal Grants Seminar.

    • February 5, 2019
      Stop by WAB 208 anytime between 8-4 for RCAP application assistance.

    • February 8, 2019
      Application due to your Department Head for review and approval. 

    • February 22, 2019
      Application due to the Dean (or designee) for review and approval.

    • March 1, 2019 by 11:59 p.m.
      Completed and approved application must be submitted to 



Past RCAP Recipients

2018 Awardees
2017 Awardees
2016 Awardees
2015 Awardees
2014 Awardees
2013 Awardees
2012 Awardees
2011 Awardees
***Browse results of prior RCAP successes on WKU's TopScholar*** 
(Search by RCAP recipient's name)

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 Last Modified 11/12/18