CALL FOR APPLICATIONS. 2017/18 funding is available through the Faculty/Professional Staff Research and Creative Activity Grant Program for eligible projects conducted by faculty in all disciplines. Applicants may request up to $3,500 to be used to cover costs associated with the proposed research or creative activity, such as necessary travel, supplies, student assistants, etc., for the funding period July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2018. The application deadline is 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 19. This program is supported by campus indirect cost recovery funds (via the Research Foundation for SUNY) and an award from the campus Strategic Allocation of Resources (StAR) funding process.