Proposal for Research Projects

The FinTech Center is offering competitive seed grants to encourage research and academic writing in the field of Blockchain and related topics. The FinTech Center has provided resources and facilitate connections with industry representatives.

Required research topics are Scalability and Privacy in Blockchain Networks, Value and Monetization in Blockchain networks and Policy, Regulations and Contracts.

The Center encourages submissions from a wide variety of disciplines including but not limited to, the arts, accounting, computing, economics, engineering, entrepreneurship, finance, marketing, supply chain, etc.

Research Proposal must include:

  • Authors with affiliation (interdisciplinary proposals have a higher chance of being funded)
  • Abstract of no more than 150 words
  • Introduction
  • Literature Survey
  • Methodology
  • Bibliography
  • Targeted Publications and/or Conference Proceedings

The final research paper should be no more than twenty (20) pages using 1½ spaces and 12 point Times Roman font, excluding the Bibliography.