Applied Research Grants

ARG and AR-WiTAG aim to encourage faculty & staff to utilize their expertise and apply their scholarship to support economic development in Wisconsin

UW System Administration, in collaboration with WiSys Technology Foundation, Inc., offers two research grant programs to UW faculty: the Applied Research Grant (ARG) and the Applied Research-WiSys Technology Advancement Grant (AR-WiTAG).

ARG is offered as a one-year program for all disciplines at all institutions.

AR-WiTAG is offered as a one-year program in science and technology fields only and is not available for UW-Madison and UW-Milwaukee researchers. However, Madison and Milwaukee faculty may collaborate on AR-WiTAG grant proposals submitted by other UW institutions.

Due date for 2018-2019 intent to submit email - December 18, 2017.
Due date for full proposals* for 2018-2019 - January 29, 2018.

*Applicants must submit an intent to submit email in order to be eligible to submit a full proposal.

Intent to Submit Email Due:
12/18/17
Full Proposal Due:
1/29/18
Award Announcements:
5/1/18
State Release of Funds:
7/2/18
Extension Request (If Needed):
6/15/19
Funding Must be Used by:
6/30/19
Final Report Due by:
8/30/19