PRSTRT Science and Technology Grants RFP

Admin Funding Opportunities

The Puerto Rico Science, Technology and Research Trust (PRSTRT) recently announced its second Science and Technology Grants Request for Proposals. The Trust aims to fund 10 to 15 grants of $150,000 each. The RFP’s Letter of Intent submission window opened on October 1st, 2015, and closes on Monday, October 26, 2015. For more information, please visit the program web page at

Creating a PRSTRT Profile – UPRM Administrator Information

UPRM Investigators who plan to submit a letter of intent will have to create a profile in the Trust’s new online submission system.

After you enter your personal information, you will see a profile section that says “Administrator Information – If you are a PI: Please provide contact information for your entity’s external research funds administrator (Non-PI.) This person will be included in all communications related to your future applications.”

All UPRM Investigators should include the following information in the Administrator Information section of their profiles:

Admin’s First Name

Admin’s Last Name

Admin’s Department/Office
UPRM R&D Center

Admin’s Legal Entity
University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez

Admin’s Legal Entity Type

Admin’s Email

Admin’s Phone Number
787-832-4040 ext 5250

Admin’s Postal Address
Research & Development Center
University of Puerto Rico Mayagüez
Mayagüez, PR 00680-9000

Additional information

To promote its program and communicate the results of its previous RFP, the PRSTRT has made available the following video: