April 22, 2024

The UW + Amazon Science Hub is excited to announce the 2024 Robotics Call for Proposals. The Science Hub seeks proposals to advance the state of the art and enable new robotics and AI solutions.

Key Details:

  • Submission Deadline: May 20, 2024
  • Eligibility: Open to all UW researchers
  • Submission: Proposals must be submitted here: https://forms.gle/TpRX51o2MABgUukD8
  • Proposal Topics: We welcome proposals on a wide range of robotics-related topics, including but not limited to:
  • Robotics Foundation Manipulation
  • Fine, Compliant Manipulation
  • Simulation
  • Video AI for Robotics
  • Mobile Manipulation

All UW researchers are welcome to apply. The application includes basic demographic questions, and requests an uploaded copy of your CV and a 2 to 4-page research proposal. The proposal should include a short description of the budget request of up to $100k for one-year. Awards are structured as unrestricted gifts to the principal investigator. Each gift funded proposal will be subject to a 5% assessment per UW Administrative Policy (APS) 36.2. No third parties should be involved in the projects. Per default, project results will be made available to the general public through publication and open source.

Information regarding the proposal and previous calls for proposals can be found here: https://www.sciencehub.uw.edu/gift-funded-research-projects/.

Please direct any questions you may have to amazonscience@uw.edu. We look forward to receiving your proposals and supporting contributions made field of robotics!

UW + Amazon Science Hub

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