Equipment requests are not part of the annual competition but may be made on an individual basis directly to Rex Chisholm, Vice Dean for Scientific Affairs and Graduate Studies. Institutional funds for equipment are also offered on a competitive basis by the Northwestern University Office for Research.
Internal and external applications for equipment funding may require an institutional commitment (e.g. letter of support, matching funds, renovations). Requests for FSM institutional support should be made directly to Rex Chisholm, Vice Dean for Scientific Affairs and Graduate Education. These requests will be considered on an individual basis.