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Georgia DNR Seeks Proposals for Georgia Coastal Incentive Grants Friday, September 22, 2017 - Georgia Department of Natural Resources is seeking proposals for Coastal Incentive Grants, 2018-2019.
Limited Submission: Collaborative Program Grant for Multidisciplinary Teams (RM1) (Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Friday, September 22, 2017 - This funding opportunity announcement (FOA) is designed to support highly integrated research teams of three to six PD/PIs to address ambitious and challenging research questions that are important for the mission of NIGMS and are beyond the scope of one or two investigators. Collaborative program teams are expected to accomplish goals that require considerable synergy and managed team interactions. Project goals should not be achievable with a collection of individual efforts or projects. Teams are encouraged to consider far-reaching objectives that will produce major advances in their fields.
Proposal Enhancement: Sign Up for Proposal Peer Review: NSF Biological Sciences Pre-Proposal (with January Deadlines) Friday, September 22, 2017 - Would you like to have a colleague review your NSF Bio pre-proposal?
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Grand Challenges Explorations Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation seeks proposals for initial grants on global health and development topics.
Boilerplates for Proposals Available Online Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - Save time in proposal writing by downloading boilerplates for UGA centers and core facilities.
NSF Accepting Proposals Related to Hurricane Harvey Friday, September 15, 2017 - NSF encourages the submission of proposals that seek to address the challenges related to Hurricane Harvey.
DARPA Young Faculty Award Friday, September 15, 2017 - The YFA will provide high-impact funding to elite researchers early in their careers to develop innovative new research directions in the context of enabling transformative DoD capabilities.
Coffee with the Pros: Developing and Sustaining Interdisciplinary Collaborations, Sept. 22 Friday, September 15, 2017 - What does it take to develop a successful interdisciplinary research project — and get it funded?
Pivot: Find Funding Opportunities Just for You Friday, September 15, 2017 - UGA faculty, students and staff looking for funding opportunities can search Pivot, a subscription database of more than 25,000 funding opportunities from numerous sponsors across all disciplines.
Informational Meeting for Researchers/Instructors Who Use Animals: Oct. 3 Friday, September 15, 2017 - Find out more about use of animals in research and instruction on Oct. 3.
Limited Submission: Stimulating Access to Research in Residency (StARR) (R38) Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - Sponsor: National Institutes of Health (NIH) Internal Deadline Non-AIDS: September 29, 2017 AIDS: November 3, 2017 Sponsor Deadline Non-AIDS: October 24, 2017 AIDS: January 24, 2018 Link: Summary The purpose of this program is to recruit and retain outstanding, … Continued
Limited Submission: Rita Allen Foundation Scholars Program Friday, September 8, 2017 - The Rita Allen Foundation Scholars program has supported more than 150 scientists since 1976. The program embraces innovative research with above-average risk and groundbreaking possibilities. Scholars have gone on to win the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, the National Medal of Science, the Wolf Prize in Medicine and the Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences.
Limited Submission: Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Awards Thursday, September 7, 2017 - The Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Awards provide seed money for research by junior faculty at Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU) member institutions. These awards are intended to enrich the research and professional growth of young faculty and result in new funding opportunities.
Limited Submission: Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Awards Program Thursday, September 7, 2017 - The Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Awards Program supports the research and teaching careers of talented young faculty in the chemical sciences. Based on institutional nominations, the program provides discretionary funding to faculty at an early stage in their careers.
Awards & Honors: Jefferson Science Fellowships Thursday, September 7, 2017 - The Jefferson Science Fellowship is open to tenured, or similarly ranked, academic scientists, engineers and physicians from U.S. institutions of higher learning. Applicants must hold U.S. citizenship and will be required to obtain a security clearance. For 2018, up to five Jefferson Science Fellowships will be available at the USAID.
Awards & Honors: American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Awards Forecast Thursday, August 24, 2017 - The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) invites nominations for 85 Society Awards that recognize civil engineers who advance the profession either through achievement or published papers. A wide array of honors, several including cash prizes, exist to award students, younger members, career professionals, projects, authors of ASCE-published papers, and researchers/educators.
FY2018 UGA Postdoc and Graduate Student Research Awards Announced Monday, August 21, 2017 - The Office of Research announces the FY2018 UGA Research Awards for postdocs and graduate students.  Please see the list below for the nomination deadlines. The guidelines and instructions for award programs honoring postdocs and graduate students have been updated, but … Continued
Awards & Honors: American Society for Nutrition (ASN) Awards Friday, August 18, 2017 - The ASN awards program honors scientists, clinicians and scholars for significant achievements in nutrition research and practice.
Awards & Honors: Columbia Society of Fellows of the Humanities Thursday, August 17, 2017 - The Columbia Society of Fellows in the Humanities, with grants from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and the William R. Kenan Trust, will appoint a number of postdoctoral fellows in the humanities for the academic year 2018-2019.
Awards & Honors: Center for Hellenic Studies (CHS) Fellowships Thursday, August 17, 2017 - The CHS fellowship program encourages and supports research of the highest quality on topics related to ancient Greece. The program encourages proposals that reflect collaborative and interdisciplinary approaches. Fellowships include a stipend (maximum $18,000), housing at the CHS for 4 to 16 weeks, subsidized health insurance, and support for relocation expenses.
Awards & Honors: Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation (CCKF) Research and Scholar Grants Thursday, August 17, 2017 - These grants are meant to encourage scholars at academic institutions to undertake research projects in the humanities and social sciences that can shed new light on Chinese culture and society, as well as engage in international cooperation and exchange.
Awards & Honors: Association for Psychological Science (APS) Awards Thursday, August 17, 2017 - These awards honor leading psychological scientists and academics, clinicians, researchers, teachers, and administrators for their achievements in research, application, teaching, and the improvement of human welfare.
(OPEN) Limited Submission: ORAU Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting (Physiology and Medicine) Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - ORAU is again privileged to provide funding to support graduate students to attend the annual meeting of Nobel Laureates in Lindau, Germany. They are currently soliciting graduate student nominations in the fields of physiology and medicine to attend the 68th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting to be held June 24 – June 29, 2018.
New Tool Now Available to Discover and Analyze Publication and Citation Data Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - A new set of tools helps researchers explore and analyze Web of Science publication and citation data.
Georgia Bio Seeks Abstracts for Innovation Summit, Oct. 24, 2017 Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - The Georgia Bio Summit will showcase the state's bioscience companies and universities on Oct. 24 in Atlanta.
Policy Changes to Impact NIH-funded Studies Involving Human Subjects Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - NIH has provided new guidance for conducting NIH-funded research that involves human subjects.
Call for Proposals: Fourth Round of Global Research Collaboration Grant Program Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - Grants ranging from $4,000 to $8,000 will be awarded to support preliminary international research, partnership development, and preparation of proposals in pursuit of specific sources of external funding.
Awards & Honors: American Institute of Chemists (AIC) Gold Medal Award Thursday, August 10, 2017 - First presented by the AIC in 1926, the Gold Medal is the AIC’s highest award. It recognizes service to the science of chemistry and to the profession of chemistry or chemical engineering in the United States.
Awards & Honors: Charles R. Darwin Lifetime Achievement Award Thursday, August 10, 2017 - The Executive committee of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists (AAPA) invites the membership to submit names of nominees for the prestigious Charles R. Darwin Lifetime Achievement Award. Nominees should have demonstrated a lifetime of contributions and commitment to Physical Anthropology through their scholarship, training, and service to the AAPA.
Awards & Honors: American Association of Engineering Societies (AAES) Awards Thursday, August 10, 2017 - AAES is a multidisciplinary organization of engineering societies dedicated to advancing the knowledge, understanding, and practice of engineering.
Awards & Honors: Agricultural & Applied Economics Association (AAEA) Fellows Thursday, August 10, 2017 - Recognition as an AAEA Fellow is AAEA's most prestigious honor. The main consideration for selecting Fellows is continuous contribution to the advancement of agricultural or applied economics as defined by the Vision Statement. Achievements may be in research, teaching, extension, administration, and/or other contributions to public or private sector decision-making.
Awards & Honors: Wilson Center Fellowships Thursday, August 10, 2017 - Through an international competition, the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars offers 9-month residential fellowships. Fellows conduct research and write in their areas of expertise, while interacting with policymakers in Washington and Wilson Center staff. The Center accepts non-advocacy, policy-relevant, fellowship proposals that address key policy challenges facing the United States and the world.
Awards & Honors: PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction Thursday, August 10, 2017 - The PEN/Faulkner Award honors the best work of fiction published by an American in a single calendar year. The largest peer-reviewed literary prize in the country, the PEN/Faulkner Award continues to recognize the finest American fiction being produced today.
Awards & Honors: National Humanities Center (NHC) Fellowship Program Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - The NHC will offer up to 40 residential fellowships for advanced study in the humanities for the period September 2018 through May 2019.
Awards & Honors: National Academy of Education (NAEd) Spencer Dissertation Fellowship Program Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - The Dissertation Fellowship Program seeks to encourage a new generation of scholars from a wide range of disciplines and professional fields to undertake research relevant to the improvement of education. These $27,500 fellowships support individuals whose dissertations show potential for bringing fresh and constructive perspectives to the history, theory, analysis, or practice of formal or informal education anywhere in the world.
Coffee with the Pros: Developing and Sustaining Interdisciplinary Collaborations, Sept. 22 Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - Hear a panel of experts from across campus discuss how to lay the groundwork for successful interdisciplinary research collaborations.
Awards & Honors: Medieval Academy of America Awards Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - These awards support research, publication, and teaching in medieval art, archaeology, history, law, literature, music, philosophy, religion, science, social and economic institutions, and all other aspects of the Middle Ages.
Awards & Honors: Ecological Society of America (ESA) Awards Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - The Awards Committee of the Ecological Society of America (ESA) solicits and encourages nominations from members of ESA for each of the awards listed below. ESA especially encourages nominations of candidates from traditionally underrepresented groups, including women and minorities. In … Continued
Awards & Honors: 2017-18 American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Awards Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - These awards are an important and valuable method of honoring outstanding contributions made toward increasing technical knowledge, improving understanding, or achieving noteworthy engineering application.
Pivot Database Workshop: Researcher Profiles and Funding Opportunities Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - Attend a workshop to learn how to set up tailored funding searches and email alerts using Pivot on Friday, Sept. 8 from 1 to 2:30 pm in the Science Learning Center.
Awards & Honors: American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE) Awards Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - ASABE is an educational and scientific organization dedicated to the advancement of engineering applicable to agricultural, food, and biological systems.
Awards & Honors: American Mathematical Society (AMS) Centennial Fellowships Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - AMS Centennial Fellowships annually provide one-year fellowships for research in mathematics.
Awards & Honors: American Comparative Literature Association (ACLA) Prizes Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - The ACLA, founded in 1960, is the principal learned society in the United States for scholars whose work involves several literatures and cultures as well as the premises of cross-cultural literary study itself.
Innovations in Food and Agricultural Science and Technology (I-FAST) Prize Competition Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - Innovations in Food and Agricultural Science and Technology (I-FAST) Prize Competition is accepting applications to participate in entrepreneurship training
Awards & Honors: American Association for the History of Medicine (AAHM) Awards Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - hese honors promote and encourage research, study, writing, and interest in the history of medicine including the history of public health, dentistry, pharmacy, nursing and allied arts, sciences, and professions.
Awards & Honors: Career Awards for Medical Scientists (CAMS) Monday, August 7, 2017 - CAMS is a highly competitive program that provides $700,000 awards over five years for physician-scientists, who are committed to an academic career, to bridge advanced postdoctoral/fellowship training and the early years of faculty service.
Awards & Honors: Vannevar Bush Award Monday, August 7, 2017 - The National Science Board’s Vannevar Bush Award honors truly exceptional lifelong leaders in science and technology who have made substantial contributions to the welfare of the Nation through public service activities in science, technology, and public policy.
UGA’s OneSource Demo Days Open to Faculty, Aug. 30-31 Monday, August 7, 2017 - OneSource Demo Days provide a sneak peek at the new finance and human resources administration system
Awards & Honors: NEH Collaborative Research Grants Monday, August 7, 2017 - NEH Collaborative Research Grants support interpretive humanities research undertaken by two or more collaborating scholars, for full-time or part-time activities for periods of one to three years.
Awards & Honors: Getty Scholar Grants Monday, August 7, 2017 - Getty Scholar Grants are for established scholars, or writers who have attained distinction in their fields. Recipients are in residence at the Getty Research Institute or Getty Villa, where they pursue their own projects free from academic obligations, make use of Getty collections, join their colleagues in a weekly meeting devoted to an annual research theme, and participate in the intellectual life of the Getty.