IRIS will be conducting outreach to potential pilot project partners during fall

and winter 2021.  

To view the RFA (Request for Application) click below:

There will be two information sessions via Zoom to discuss RFA and funding opportunity:

January 25, 2022, 1:00-2:30 PM

February 2, 2022, 1:00-2:30 PM

Intent to Apply

Potential applicants are asked to inform RRP faculty of the intent to apply for funding via email to mtuten@ssw.umaryland.edu and junick@ssw.umaryland.edu by

February 9, 2022.

Deadline for Proposal Submission

The submission deadline for all proposals is March 15, 2022. We anticipate that funding for awarded projects will begin as early as June 1, 2022.

All applications should be submitted electronically by e-mail as a single pdf to:



Any questions regarding applicant or proposal eligibility can be directed to: mtuten@ssw.umaryland.edu and junick@ssw.umaryland.edu

To learn about the process, click through the information session slide show below