Faculty Research and Creative Activity


Please submit applications electronically via email to  compliance@mtsu.edu.

Please contact Kellie Hilker (Kellie.Hilker@mtsu.edu) or Skip Kendrick (Skip.Kendrick@mtsu.edu) if you need information, help with the process, or answers to questions. 

The Faculty Research and Creative Activity Committee (FRCAC) is responsible to the VP for Research for reviewing and recommending grant awards to faculty members in support of scholarly activity. Proposals are reviewed two times during the academic year.


 Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Funding for the Current Academic Year including Summer Salary for that year
Tuesday, March 17, 2015
Funding for the Following Academic Year

This website provides information regarding the types of awards, the application and review procedures, some guidelines for preparing the proposals, and the criteria used in evaluating proposals.

Faculty members submitting proposals are strongly urged to read and follow these guidelines carefully.

Proposals must follow the format and style presented on these web pages and electronically submitted.  Proposals on paper are strongly discouraged.  If you have no other option, please contact Kellie Hilker for assistance.

Faculty Research and Creative Activity Committee

Ingram Building, Room 120
Coordinator: Kellie Hilker
Phone: 615-494-8918
Fax: 615-898-5028
Email: Kellie.Hilker@mtsu.edu

List of Current FRCAC Committee Members