A research enterprise which facilitates research that can serve as an impetus for transformational change and development.
Full-time academic staff at UWI St. Augustine shall serve as Lead Researchers/Project Team Leaders for proposals submitted to the RDI Fund. Part-time Lecturers, Assistant Lecturers, Instructors, Demonstrators, Research Assistants, post-doctoral researchers, and PhD students may serve as team members.
The maximum amount that can be requested is TT$ 2 million.
Project execution should not exceed 3 years (36 consecutive months).
Project Team Leaders shall firstly submit a Concept Note outlining the proposed project for evaluation by the Fund’s Technical Evaluation Committee. The template for the Concept Note is available in the Downloads section of this website.
Additional details on the application process and criteria for evaluation are provided in theRDI Fund’s Operational Guidelines. An electronic copy is available in the documents section of this website.