As one of only six polytechnic universities nationwide, Cal Poly Pomona's hallmark is its learn-by-doing philosophy, directly stemming from its polytechnic mission. By blending theory and practice in all its disciplines, the university recognizes that the students solving classroom problems today will be the employees solving the real-world problems tomorrow. Students are afforded opportunities to apply their knowledge in hands-on projects, collaborate with faculty members on research, and participate in valuable internships and service-learning programs.
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The Twenty-Seventh Annual California State University Student Research Competition will be held May 10-11, 2013, at California State Polytechnic University, Pomona. This system-wide competition will showcase excellent research conducted by CSU undergraduate and graduate students in the full range of academic programs offered by the CSU. Student participants will make oral presentations before juries of professional experts from major corporations, foundations, public agencies, and colleges and universities in California. Students interested in presenting their scholarly research and creative activies in the CSU-wide competition this May 10th and 11th, 2013, please read more to apply.
Strategic Interdisciplinary Research Grant Program
SIRG II: 2012/2013 Academic Year
The Cal Poly Pomona Strategic Interdisciplinary Research Grant (SIRG) Program is designed to promote interdisciplinary initiatives involving at least two departments and usually more than one college. Awards will range from $10,000 to $25,000 and will provide assigned time for two to four PI’s/Co-PI’s per funded project. Read More......
Request for Proposals: The 2012-2013 Provost’s Teacher-Scholar Program
This program will provide summer stipends in two consecutive summers ($5,000 and $6,000, respectively) to faculty members who show the potential to develop into exceptional teacher-scholars. Read More....