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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 Friday, September 15, 2017 - Find out more about use of animals in research and instruction.
Awards & Honors: American Association of University Women (AAUW) American Fellowships Thursday, September 14, 2017 - American Association of University Women (AAUW) American Fellowships support women scholars who are completing dissertations, planning research leave from accredited institutions, or preparing research for publication. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Candidates are evaluated on the basis of scholarly excellence; quality and originality of project design; and active commitment to helping women and girls through service in their communities, professions, or fields of research.
Awards & Honors: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) Health Policy Fellows Thursday, September 14, 2017 - The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) Health Policy Fellows program provides the nation’s most comprehensive learning experience at the nexus of health, science, and policy in Washington, D.C. It is an outstanding opportunity for exceptional midcareer health professionals and behavioral and social scientists with an interest in health and health care policy.
Awards & Honors: The Bancroft Prizes Thursday, September 14, 2017 - The Bancroft Prizes are awarded annually by Columbia University in the City of New York. Under the terms of the will of the late Frederic Bancroft, provision is made for two annual prizes of equal rank to be awarded to the authors of distinguished works in either or both of the following categories: American History (including biography) and Diplomacy.
Awards & Honors: Stanford University Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences (CASBS) Residency Fellows Thursday, September 14, 2017 - The Stanford University Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences (CASBS) offers a residential fellowship program for scholars working in a diverse range of disciplines that contribute to advancing research and thinking in social science. Fellows represent the core social and behavioral sciences (anthropology, economics, history, political science, psychology, and sociology) but also the humanities, education, linguistics, communications, and the biological, natural, health, and computer sciences.
Awards & Honors: Gold Medal Award for Distinguished Archaeological Achievement Thursday, September 14, 2017 - The Archaeological Institute of America (AIA) invites nominations for the Gold Medal Award for Distinguished Archaeological Achievement, to be presented at the 2019 Annual Meeting. This award is made annually in recognition of a scholar who has made distinguished contributions to archaeology through research and/or field work.
Awards & Honors: American Phytopathological Society (APS) Awards Thursday, September 14, 2017 - The American Phytopathological Society (APS) regularly honors individuals who have made significant contributions to the science of plant pathology. These awards are given annually and presented at the APS Annual Meeting.
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: https://www.grants.gov/custom/viewOppDetails.jsp?oppId=296752 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.
Awards & Honors: Ford Fellowships (Predoctoral, Dissertation and Postdoctoral) Thursday, September 7, 2017 - Through its Fellowship Programs, the Ford Foundation seeks to increase the diversity of the nation’s college and university faculties. Administered by the Academies since 1979, these programs provide fellowship support at the predoctoral, dissertation and postdoctoral levels.
Awards & Honors: National Council on Public History (NCPH) Awards Thursday, September 7, 2017 - National Council on Public History (NCPH) awards recognize excellence in the diverse ways public historians apply their skills to the world around us. The purpose of the award program is to promote professionalism and best practices among public historians and to raise awareness about their activities. Awards are presented to recipients during the annual meeting.
Awards & Honors: The Institute of Advanced Studies (IAS) Thursday, September 7, 2017 - The Institute of Advanced Studies (IAS) is a private, independent academic institution located in Princeton, New Jersey. It was founded in 1930 in order to support fundamental research in the sciences and humanities, and it soon became one of the world’s leading centers for theoretical research and intellectual inquiry. Work at the Institute takes place in four Schools: Historical Studies, Mathematics, Natural Sciences, and Social Science.
Awards & Honors: World Cultural Council Awards Thursday, September 7, 2017 - The World Cultural Council (WCC) acknowledges individuals or institutions that have made outstanding achievements in science, education and the arts by granting the Albert Einstein World Award of Science, the José Vasconcelos World Award of Education and the Leonardo da Vinci World Award of Arts to eminent figures whose work has had a significantly positive impact on the cultural legacy of mankind. These prizes are widely recognized in the scientific, educational and arts communities.
Awards & Honors: Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Awards Thursday, September 7, 2017 - The Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) recognizes excellence through its eminent series of awards for technical and professional achievements and contributions in computer science and information technology. ACM also names as Fellows and Distinguished Members those members who, in addition to professional accomplishments, have made significant contributions to ACM's mission.
Awards & Honors: American Physiological Society (APS) Awards Thursday, September 7, 2017 - The American Physiological Society (APS) Awards program demonstrates the Society's dedication to its members and biomedical research by recognizing the research efforts of outstanding APS members.
Awards & Honors: American Chemical Society (ACS) Awards Thursday, September 7, 2017 - The American Chemical Society (ACS) offers awards in support of research in the chemical sciences as a means for recognizing achievements and encouraging future progress.
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: Rome Prize Thursday, September 7, 2017 - For over a century, the AMERICAN ACADEMY IN ROME has awarded the Rome Prize to support innovative and cross-disciplinary work in the arts and humanities. Rome Prize Fellowships include a stipend, room and board, and an individual work space at AAR’s eleven-acre campus in Rome.
Awards & Honors: International Research Center for Japanese Studies Visiting Research Scholars Thursday, September 7, 2017 - The Center seeks to promote comprehensive, international, and interdisciplinary research on Japanese culture, and to foster cooperation among researchers in Japanese studies worldwide. In order to broaden and deepen research on Japanese culture and bring together researchers in a variety of specialized fields, the Center regularly appoints a number of scholars from around the world as Visiting Research Scholars.
Awards & Honors: Princeton University Laurance S. Rockefeller Visiting Faculty Fellowships Thursday, September 7, 2017 - Fellows devote an academic year in residence at Princeton to research and writing about topics involving human values in public and private life. The program is open to scholars in all disciplines provided their research plans qualify. In recent years fellows have been drawn from fields including philosophy, political theory, literature, history, classics, economics and law, but this list is not meant to be exhaustive.
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.