Call for Research Grant Proposal
International Design Research Grant
Submit before Monday, October 1
Award Announcement on Monday, November 12
UDA supports graduates students and researchers in design disciplines by providing design research grants and honoring. IDRG supports UDA members only. Non-members cannot apply IDRG. The applicant must submit a research proposal with indicating an appropriate UDA design research journal. The grant recipient must submit research paper to the appropriate UDA journal within two years. UDA believes sensibility and logic are the basics of CREATIVITY.
ALBERT INYOUNG CHOI, Ph.D.
KELLY SALCHOW MACARTHUR
Albert Inyoung Choi, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair of Hanyang University ERICA Campus, Korea
Kelly Salchow MacArthur
Associate Professor of Michigan State University, USA
Professor and Chair of University of Texas at Arlington, USA
Associate Professor, Assistant Dean, Head Director of Shanghai Normal University, China
Professor of California State University at Northridge, USA
Jorge Brandão Pereira, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of the Polytechnic Institute of Cávado and Ave, Portugal
Jaeeun Paek, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Fashion Design at Shingu College, Korea
Associate Professor of the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, USA
Professor of the University of Texas Arlington, USA
Research Recipients & Basic Guideline
– UDA evaluates all research proposals and selects 3 to 4 research proposals.
– Each grant recipients receive us$500 after publishing a paper in the appropriate UDA Journal within two years after IDRG acceptance.
– If recipients cannot publish within two years, the grant is not given to the recipients.
Authors can summit empirical studies, theoretical articles, methodological articles, critical literature review or case studies that make a significant contribution to the design disciplines in the following four categories.
1. for DE Future
2. for GVC
3. for Design Behaviors
Procedure & Deadlines
Step 1. Research Proposal Submission by Monday, October 1
You must use UDA’s official entry form ‘UDA_IDRG_Entry Form.’
Save it as the following:
File name: UDA_IDRG18_First Name Last Name_Research Title
Example: UDA_IDRG18_John Doe_Design-led Cuture
Step 2. Acceptance Notification by Monday, November 12 (website)
Award Certificate (PDF file) via email
Step 3. Paper Submission by the Research Categories
You must submit your paper to an appropriate UDA Journal.
You must publish your paper within two years.
Step 4. Published in the UDA Journal
When your paper is published in the UDA Journal, UDA will support research fee of us$500.
Additional support: Submission fees us$110
– Abstract Review Fee: us$0
– Paper Review Fee: us$50
– Paper Publishing Fee: us$60
The fee covers a copy of the journal, a hard copy of the Certificate, and shipping & handling
A copy of journal cost is us$60. You can order extra copies when you send your Paper Publishing Fee.
All UDA Members get 50% discount on ordering all publications.
Copyright: All matters regarding copyright of the entry will be the responsibility of the entrant. All designs will become the Collection of United Designs Alliance. The United Designs Alliance reserves right to use all information provided by the entrants, as well as the right to publish, exhibit or reproduce all papers entered for the IDRG.