Research Announcements

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U.S. – China Joint Research on Environmental Sustainability Challenges Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - NSF and its counterpart in China are partnering to encourage joint research by U.S. - China teams collaborating on fundamental research that addresses critical environmental sustainability challenges.
NSF: New Materials Research Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - NSF seeks applications for its Topical Materials Research Programs, which focuses on advancing fundamental understanding of materials, materials discovery, design, synthesis, characterization, properties, and materials-related phenomena.
NIH: Synthetic Biology for Engineering Applications Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - NIH seeks applications to conduct research to advance the understanding and application of synthetic biology for human health.
Limited Submission: Advancing Informal STEM Learning (AISL) Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - The AISL program seeks to advance new approaches to and evidence-based understanding of the design and development of STEM learning opportunities for the public in informal environments; provide multiple pathways for broadening access to and engagement in STEM learning experiences; and advance innovative research on and assessment of STEM learning in informal environments.
Limited Submission: Elizabeth Munsterberg Koppitz Child Psychology Graduate Student Fellowship Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - The Elizabeth Munsterberg Koppitz Fellowship program supports graduate research projects and scholarships in child psychology.
Limited Submission: NINDS Neuroscience Development for Advancing the Careers of a Diverse Research Workforce (R25) Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - The over-arching goal of this program is to support educational activities that enhance the diversity of the biomedical, behavioral and clinical research workforce by (1) increasing the pool of current and future Ph.D.-level research scientists from diverse backgrounds underrepresented in biomedical neuroscience research; and (2) facilitating the career advancement/transition of the participants to the next step of their neuroscience careers.
Limited Submission: ORAU Events Sponsorship Program Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - Up to $4,000 can be requested to support events which involve participants from more than one ORAU institution. Typical events might include visits to an ORAU institution by a renowned speaker, conferences or workshops with a focused theme, or a technology transfer/business plan competition.
Manuscripts on Technologies for Disabilities Solicited Thursday, July 20, 2017 - Authors are invited to submit articles representing cutting-edge advances and outcomes in assistive and rehabilitative technology.
New Website Provides Proposal Writing Resources Thursday, July 20, 2017 - Visit the new Office for Proposal Enhancement website to get help developing research proposals for NSF, NIH, USDA, and other outside agencies.
Awards & Honors: Sony Research Award Program Thursday, July 20, 2017 - These awards provide funding for cutting-edge academic research and help build a collaborative relationship between faculty and Sony researchers. With awards up to $150,000 per year for each accepted proposal, both the Faculty Innovation Award and Focused Research Award create new opportunities for university faculties to engage in pioneering research that could drive new technologies, industries and the future.
Sign Up for Proposal Peer Review: NIH R01/R21 (with October/November Deadlines) Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - Get your proposal in shape for submission to NIH.
Pivot Database Workshop: Research Profiles and Funding Opportunities Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - Find out how to use Pivot, a user-friendly database of more than 25,000 funding opportunities, at a workshop on Friday, September 8 from 1 to 2:30 pm in the Science Learning Center.
Awards & Honors: American Schools of Oriental Research (ASOR) Monday, July 17, 2017 - ASOR fosters original research, archaeological excavations, and explorations; encourages scholarship in the Near East’s basic languages, cultural histories, and traditions; builds support for Near Eastern studies; and advocates high academic standards.
Awards & Honors: Chemical Pioneer Award Monday, July 17, 2017 - The Chemical Pioneer Award, presented by the American Institute of Chemists (AIC), recognizes chemists, chemical engineers, or their associates who have made outstanding contributions that have had a major impact on advances in chemical science and industry and/or the chemical profession.
Awards & Honors: ACLS Research Fellowships Monday, July 17, 2017 - These Fellowships, due September 27, fund research for disciplines of the humanities and related social sciences.
Limited Submission: Major Research Instrumentation Program (MRI) Friday, July 14, 2017 - The Major Research Instrumentation Program (MRI) serves to increase access to shared scientific and engineering instruments for research and research training in our Nation's institutions of higher education, not-for-profit museums, science centers and scientific/engineering research organizations. The program provides organizations with opportunities to acquire major instrumentation that supports the research and research training goals of the organization and that may be used by other researchers regionally or nationally.
National Humanities Center Fellowship Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - The National Humanities Center will offer up to 40 residential fellowships for advanced study in the humanities.
ACLS Collaborative Research Fellowships Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - ACLS Collaborative Research Fellowships support small teams of scholars collaborating intensively on a single, substantive project in the humanities and related social sciences.
ACLS Frederick Burkhardt Residential Fellowships for Recently Tenured Scholars Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - ACLS Frederick Burkhardt Residential Fellowships support long-term, ambitious projects in the humanities and related social sciences.
ACLS Fellowship Program Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - The ACLS Fellowship program invites research applications in all disciplines of the humanities and related social sciences.
Hodder Fellowship Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - The Hodder Fellowship will be given to artists of exceptional promise to pursue independent projects at Princeton University.
Office of Research – Research Scientist Promotion Deadline November 3, 2017 Monday, July 10, 2017 - The deadline for receipt of Research Scientist Promotion dossiers to Office of Research is Friday, November 3, 2017.  Please be sure that all faculty and staff in your unit are aware of this deadline. (Note: Please check with your Dean’s … Continued
Limited Submission: Simons Investigators in Mathematics, Physics, Astrophysics and Theoretical Computer Science Friday, June 30, 2017 - The intent of the Investigator in Mathematics, Physics, Astrophysics and Theoretical Computer Science programs is to support outstanding scientists in their most productive years, when they are establishing creative new research directions, providing leadership to the field and effectively mentoring junior scientists.
Limited Submission: Simons Investigators in Mathematical Modeling of Living Systems (MMLS) Friday, June 30, 2017 - The intent of the Investigator in MMLS program is to help launch the research careers of outstanding junior scientists. Nominations will be evaluated on the basis of nominees’ potential for scientific accomplishment.
Awards & Honors: APhA Awards and Honors Program Monday, June 26, 2017 - The American Pharmacists’ Association (APhA) Awards and Honors Program is the profession’s most comprehensive recognition program. Over the years, APhA has recognized numerous individuals, organizations and schools/colleges of pharmacy for their contributions to advancing the profession of pharmacy.
Awards & Honors: Stockholm Water Prize Monday, June 26, 2017 - The world’s most prestigious water award, the Stockholm Water Prize honors women, men and organizations whose work contributes to the conservation and protection of water resources, and to the well-being of the planet and its inhabitants.
Awards & Honors: SCS Outreach Prize Monday, June 26, 2017 - The Society of Classical Studies (SCS) Outreach Prize recognizes outstanding projects or events by an SCS member or members that make an aspect of classical antiquity available and attractive to an audience other than classics scholars or students in their courses.
Awards & Honors: Paul Oskar Kristeller Lifetime Achievement Award Thursday, June 22, 2017 - The Paul Oskar Kristeller Lifetime Achievement Award, given annually by the Renaissance Society of America (RSA), honors a lifetime of uncompromising devotion to the highest standard of scholarship accompanied by exceptional achievement in Renaissance studies.
Awards & Honors: George Jean Nathan Award for Dramatic Criticism Thursday, June 22, 2017 - The George Jean Nathan Award for Dramatic Criticism awards "the American who has written the best piece of drama criticism during the theatrical year (July 1 to June 30), whether it is an article, an essay, treatise or book."
Limited Submission: Disney Conservation Fund – Annual Conservation Grants Thursday, June 22, 2017 - Recognizing that ecosystems are the basis of the planet's health, the Disney Conservation Fund provides financial support for the study of wildlife, the protection of habitats and community conservation and education. The goal is to support conservation organizations focused on long-term positive impacts for wildlife and habitats.
Awards & Honors: Gairdner International Award Thursday, June 22, 2017 - The Canada Gairdner International Award recognizes outstanding biomedical scientists who have made original contributions to medicine with the goal of contributing through research to increased understanding of human biology and disease.
Awards & Honors: AAAS Philip Hauge Abelson Award Tuesday, June 20, 2017 - The Prize was established in 1985 by the AAAS Board of Directors to be awarded to someone who has "made signal contributions to the advancement of science in the United States" either as: (1) a public servant, in recognition of sustained exceptional contributions to advancing science, or (2) a scientist, whose career has been distinguished both for scientific achievement and for other notable services to the scientific community.
Awards & Honors: Abe Fellowship Program Tuesday, June 20, 2017 - The Abe Fellowship Program is designed by the Social Science Research Council (SSRC) to encourage international multidisciplinary research on topics of pressing global concern.
Kress Foundation Digital Resources Grant Program Monday, June 19, 2017 - The Kress Foundation Digital Resources program is intended to foster new forms of research and collaboration as well as new approaches to teaching and learning.
USAID: Eastern and Southern Caribbean Science, Technology, Innovations, and Partnerships Monday, June 19, 2017 - USAID has invites proposals that solve development challenges in the Eastern and Southern Caribbean in the areas of economic performance, energy, security and governance, education, health, the environment, and gender.
Clinical Studies Seed Grant Program Announced: August 21 Deadline Thursday, June 15, 2017 - The Clinical and Translational Research Unit has announced competitive seed grant funds, enabled by the AU/UGA Medical Partnership, of up to $40,000 to support pilot studies based in the CTRU.
(CLOSED) Limited Submission: Empowered Communities for a Healthier Nation Initiative Thursday, June 15, 2017 - The ECI program is intended to provide support for minority and/or disadvantaged communities disproportionately impacted by the opioid epidemic, childhood/adolescent obesity, or serious mental illness.
(CLOSED) Limited Submission: Mallinckrodt Grants Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - The mission of the Foundation is to support early stage investigators engaged in basic biomedical research that has the potential to significantly advance the understanding, diagnosis or treatment of disease.
Summer Workshop Series Enrollment Still Open Thursday, June 8, 2017 - Sign up for workshops on finding funding sources, crafting competitive proposals, developing project budgets, and addressing agency goals and requirements.
(OPEN) Limited Submission: Sloan Research Fellowships Wednesday, June 7, 2017 - The Sloan Research Fellowships seek to stimulate fundamental research by early-career scientists and scholars of outstanding promise.
(CLOSED) Limited Submission: SEC Faculty Travel Program Tuesday, June 6, 2017 - The Southeastern Conference (SEC) Faculty Travel Program is intended to enhance faculty collaboration that stimulates scholarly initiatives between SEC universities.
New Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs Funding Announced Friday, June 2, 2017 - Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs has released funding opportunities for research on Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, Peer Reviewed Medical Research, Orthopaedic Research and Prostate Cancer.
Allen Family Seed Grant Program in Cellular Manufacturing Announced Thursday, June 1, 2017 - Seed grant funding in cellular manufacturing is intended to stimulate new, collaborative research among Emory University, Georgia Tech, and UGA investigators.
Georgia Partners in Regenerative Medicine Seed Grant Program Announced Thursday, June 1, 2017 - Proposals are being accepted for seed grants to support new collaborative research in regenerative medicine among Georgia Tech, Emory University, and UGA investigators. Deadline is July 10, 2017.
William T. Grant Foundation Research Grants Wednesday, May 24, 2017 - The William T. Grant Foundation supports high-quality research that is relevant to policies and practices that affect the lives of young people ages 5 to 25 in the United States.
NIH Accepting Applications for Small Research Grant Program Wednesday, May 24, 2017 - NIH is accepting applications for funding to support research projects that can be carried out ina short period of time with limited resources.
NIH Announces Research Supplements to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - The NIH has announced that funds are available for administrative supplements to recruit and support high school, undergraduate and graduate/clinical students, postdoctorates (including health professional), and eligible investigators. The goal of the research supplements is to develop research careers and … Continued
Research Summer Workshop Series, June 9-July 28 Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - Learn how to discover funding sources, craft competitive proposals, develop project budgets, and address agency goals and requirements.
NIFA Announces $2.8 Million Funding for Health Education in Rural Areas Monday, May 22, 2017 - National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) has announced $2.8 million in available funding to health education projects for individuals and families living in rural areas.
ARCS Foundation Awards: Application deadline June 15 Friday, May 19, 2017 - UGA is seeking nominations of seven top doctoral students for the 2017 ARCS Foundation awards.