Center For Rural PA 2013 Funding Opportunities and Campus Visit

Posted on 4/26/2012 1:33:14 PM

Staff members from the Center for Rural Pennsylvania (CRPA) will visit the IUP campus on Thursday, May 3, 2012, from 1:30–3:30 p.m.

All interested IUP faculty and staff members are invited to join us in the Research Institute Conference Room (1179 Grant Street, Suite 1, located at the corner of Grant St. and Oakland Ave.), and take the opportunity to talk individually with CRPA about your proposal idea(s) for the 2013 Center for Rural Pennsylvania Research Grant Program.

Mary Kandray Gelenser and Barry Dank have represented the center for many years and are committed to helping you write a successful proposal. Please RSVP by calling 724-357-2223 or by e-mailing

Take advantage of their experience, knowledge, and willingness to help!

Request for Proposals

The Center for Rural Pennsylvania has been funded at a level that allows it again to provide an RFP for 2013. The Request for Proposals is available on the Center for Rural Pennsylvania website. The Letter of Intent is due May 21, 2012, with invited full proposals due September 10, 2012.

The IUP Research Institute is here to serve you and assist you with development and submission of all externally funded proposals. Please contact Tracy Eisenhower at the IUP Research Institute to schedule a time to discuss your proposal idea and Letter of Intent for the Center for Rural Pennsylvania. In order to ensure that proper authorizations and recognition occur, all submissions will be done by the Research Institute. Please do not submit the LOI on your own. Tracy can be reached via e-mail at or via phone at 724-357-1915.