Faculty Research and Creative Activity


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

If you need information, help with the process, or answers to questions, send an email to frcac@mtsu.edu.

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.


 Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Funding for the Current Academic Year including Summer Salary for that year
Thursday, March 17, 2016
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 email frcac@mtsu.edu for assistance.

Faculty Research and Creative Activity Committee

Ingram Building, Room 010A
Phone: 615-898-5005
Fax: 615-898-5028

List of Current FRCAC Committee Members - COMING SOON