Faculty Research Committee
The Faculty Research Committee (FRC) is a standing committee of the Faculty Senate. FRC members represent each of the colleges and are appointed by the Executive Committee.
Annual Summer Fellowship Program
The University of Akron annually provides funds for this internal competition. Full-time faculty are encouraged to apply, and proposals from all disciplines are welcome!
Proposals are evaluated and selected for funding by the FRC. Historically, 20% of submitted proposals are funded.
2021-2022 Competition Documents
2021-2022 Program Announcement
Coversheet (for best results, save to your device, and then open as a fresh pdf document) Due to COVID-19, if you have problems compiling the various required documents into a single PDF, please email Kathee at firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance.
Questions and correspondence regarding FRC matters (applications, awards, final reports) should be directed to email@example.com.
Visit the Faculty Senate Committee's web page for a detailed list of committee members and assignments.