Research Funding since opening in 1997
The Student Experience
Research funding for fiscal year 2019-2020
Awards Received Last Quarter
|Planning Grant for an Indigenous Capacity Building Institute for Agriculture and Natural Resources||Native American Agricultural Fund (NAAF)||Dr. Barbara Birou|
|FL Dept of State: Library Science CARES Act Funding: Scanning for Safer more Useful Resources at FGCU||Florida Department of State||Dr. Jeremy Brown|
|Small Business Development Center 2020-2021||University of West Florida||Dr. Lois Knox|
|Equipment Grant for EGS 1006L, CEG 3011C and CGN 4802||Edwin J. Beccue Memorial Foundation Trust||Dr. Tanya Kunberger|
|FGCU Mathletes Circle for Bright and Talented Middle School Students||Mathematical Association of America||Dr. Meneka Navaratna|
|Implementation of a Study to Assess the Health Effects from Exposure to Aerosolized Cyanobacterial Toxins||ABT Associates||Dr. Michael Parsons|
|Limnological assessment of 40 ponds of the Bonita Bay Community Association||Bonita Bay Community Development Association||Dr. Serge Thomas|
|HEERF CARES Institutional Funding Part II||U.S. Department of Education||Mr. David Vazquez|
|HEERF CARES Student Financial Aid Funding Part II||US Department of Education||Mr. David Vazquez|
|Measurement of cyanotoxin aerosolization to understand the potential impact on human health||Florida Department of Health||Dr. Barry Rosen|
|Southwest Florida Community Foundation Scholarship||Southwest Florida Community Foundation||Dr. Aysegul Timur|
|Cayo Costa State Park Research Project-2021||Florida Department of Environmental Protection||Dr. Phillip Allman|
|Pasco County Sheriff's Office Public Safety Diver Course||Pasco County Florida - Sheriff's Office||Dr. Michael Parsons|
|Professional Development Residency Program-Heat Stress Conditions & Awareness for Roofers||AGC Education and Research Foundation||Dr. Kenneth Sands|
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About Externally Funded Research
Funding Sources — Need assistance finding a Research Sponsor? See what funding sources are available.
Externally Funded Awards (EFA) Guidelines and Procedures:
- Guidelines for Sponsored Research & Programs
- F&A (Indirect) Cost and Residual Returns
- Do I Need to Complete a Conflict of Interest Travel Disclosure Form?
- Guidelines on Externally Funded Awards (EFA)
Misconduct in Research — FGCU holds all individuals involved in scientific research and scholarly/creative activity to the highest ethical standards in the conduct of these activities. Faculty, staff, and students are expected to comply with generally accepted ethical and legal standards for the conduct of and reporting of possible violations in the conduct scientific research and scholarly/creative activity.
FGCU has established Misconduct in Research procedures that apply to individuals (other than students involved in regular classroom assignments) engaged in any form of research and scholarship, funded or otherwise, in every discipline throughout FGCU.
For more information and assistance with IACUC and IRB applications, please contact the Compliance Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information and assistance with RSC, please contact Rhonda Holtzclaw at 239-590-1037 or email@example.com.
Conflicts of Interest — Please refer to the Faculty 2018–2021 Collective Bargaining Agreement, the Employee Handbook, and FGCU regulation FGCU-PR5.012 Outside Employment/Activity Regulation for conflicts of interest relating to your employment with the university.
FGCU offers an online Conflict of Interest course through the Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative (CITI). The course includes basic background in the elements of the revised Public Health Service (PHS) federal regulations on financial conflicts of interest and investigator and institutional responsibilities. CITI registration and logon instructions can be found by clicking on the above link.
Intellectual Property — Pursuant to Florida Gulf Coast University (FGCU) Intellectual Property Policy (Policy No. 2.002), “The University is implementing this authority through this Intellectual Property Policy, which requires that all Florida Gulf Coast University employees disclose certain works and inventions that are developed or discovered while affiliated with the University.” View the Intellectual Property Policy or the Student Created Intellectual Property policy.
Complete and submit the PDF fillable Invention Disclosure Form.
Research Day 2021 will take place as a virtual event in conjunction with Community
It will be held via Zoom on Friday, April 16th.
You can view the details on the Eagle X page.
View the list of 2020 winners.
View the Research Day 2020 Program for details.
Contact the Office of Research & Sponsored Programs
10501 FGCU Blvd. S.
Fort Myers, FL 33965–6565
|Alexander, Sherry||Research Compliance Coordinatorfirstname.lastname@example.org||(239) 590-7522|
|Ford, Judi||Grant Specialist IIemail@example.com||(239) 590-7549|
|Gilmore, Donna||Directorfirstname.lastname@example.org||(239) 590-7582|
|tba||Grant Coordinator II|
|Pollock, Tina||Accountant IIemail@example.com||(239) 590-7323|