Pre-proposal submissions should provide a brief overview of the project concept, justification, and budget. Research committee members rank the pre-proposals based on the information provided and how the pre-proposal addresses research priorities. To view the priorities by committee, go to the research review page for that committee. Once voting is closed, an electronic notice is sent to researchers of the outcome of the committee vote.
NOTE: THERE IS A SEPARATE FORM FOR TECHNOLOGY COMMITTEE PROJECTS. PLEASE MAKE SURE TO SELECT THE CORRECT FORM WHEN SUBMITTING YOUR PRE-PROPOSAL.
INSTRUCTIONS FOR COMPLETING THE PRE-PROPOSAL FORM
FORMAT AND TYPE
The file must be submitted in Word format, 11 point Times New Roman type. Do not include page numbers. Do not include any headers or footers.
1.25” left margin; 1” right, top and bottom margin.
Pre-proposal form only – maximum one page.
Type in the proposed duration of the project. Select 1, 2 or 3 years. Maximum length is 3 years.
Project title is limited to 70 characters including spaces.
If funded, this title must stay the same throughout the life of the project.
Include information on each individual listed as PI or Co-PI.
You may delete extraneous Co-PI blocks.
Include direct phone and email contact information
List any cooperators involved in the project.
List the total amount requested ONLY for each year.
Provide a concise summary how this research project will benefit the growers of Washington State.
Using numbering system (1, 2, 3….) identify the specific objectives set forth in the research proposal.