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Universities of Wisconsin Funding

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WiSys is a non-profit supporting organization of the Universities of Wisconsin, serving as the dedicated technology transfer office for 11 universities.The strong partnership between WiSys and the Universities of Wisconsinhelps the UW campuses fulfill their roles as leaders in research, discovery and innovation. WiSys provides multiple applied research funding opportunities such as: Applied Research Grants & Prototype Development Fund


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Water Resources Institute

The UW Water Resources Institute coordinates research programs which target the solution of present and emerging water resource problems:

WI Water Resources Inst.

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Wisconsin Teaching Fellows & Scholars Program

The WTF&S program offers UW faculty and teaching academic staff an opportunity to collaborate with other exceptional Universities of Wisconsin teachers as they complete an individual SoTL project. 

Teaching Fellows/Scholars

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Institute for Research in the Humanities Fellowship

The Institute offers up to four external fellowships to humanities faculty from other campuses in the UW-System with release time from teaching and service for 1-2 semesters. 

IRH Fellowship Program