New UC MRPI seeks Fellows & Affiliates and proposals for planning and development grants (RFP)

To: All UCSC Faculty

From: Ron Glass, Director of the Center for Collaborative Research for an Equitable California and Professor of Education

The Center for Collaborative Research for an Equitable California (CCREC), a UC multicampus research program, has released the attached Request for Proposals (RFP) for planning and development grants of up to $15,000 to UC faculty for innovative projects that use collaborative methodologies to address California’s complex crises. For more information, click here:

CCREC is comprised of University of California Academic Senate faculty members, researchers, and graduate students who are community-engaged scholars working at the intersection of the core areas of CCREC’s concerns: economy, education, employment, environment, health, housing, and nutrition. In addition, various University of California research centers that pursue work in the core areas are CCREC partners, as are community organizations working on CCREC related projects. CCREC also partners with local and state policymakers who are committed to finding collaborative solutions to the problems facing California communities.

We are currently seeking Fellows, Affiliates, and Partners. Please see for more information. Applications can be found by visiting:
Fellow Application:

Affiliate Application:

Please contact CCREC ( or Ron Glass (, 831-459-5188), with questions.  Also, please see the CCREC website for further information about the center (

Thank you.