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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. Fellows newly appointed … Continued
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.
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.
Awards & Honors: National Academy of Sciences (NAS) Awards Monday, August 7, 2017 - These prestigious awards honor outstanding achievement in the physical, biological, and social sciences.
Limited Submission: Blavatnik Awards for Young Scientists Monday, August 7, 2017 - The Blavatnik National Awards honor America’s most innovative young faculty-rank scientists and engineers.
DuPont Pioneer Seeks Innovations Friday, August 4, 2017 - The DuPont Pioneer Open Innovation initiative is seeking to connect innovators with DuPont Pioneer scientists through funding opportunities in five strategic areas.
NSF-NIFA: Plant Biotic Interactions Program Thursday, August 3, 2017 - The Plant Biotic Interactions (PBI) program seeks to support important fundamental and translational research on the mechanisms and principles that mediate the interaction of plants with their biotic partners.
Awards & Honors: Radcliffe Institute Fellowships Thursday, August 3, 2017 - The Radcliffe Institute Fellowship program at Harvard is now accepting individual applications for the 2018–2019 fellowship year. Fellows focus on individual projects while benefiting from a dynamic, multidisciplinary community at Harvard University. Fellows — women and men — are at … Continued
Awards & Honors: American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Construction Management Award Thursday, August 3, 2017 - The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) invites nominations for its Construction Management Award, which recognizes a civil engineer who has made outstanding contributions to the field of construction management as a practitioner, educator, or researcher either in the form of written presentations, scholarly work, or notable performance.
Awards & Honors: Paul Mellon and Ailsa Mellon Bruce Senior Fellows and Visiting Senior Fellows Thursday, August 3, 2017 - These fellowships are for full-time research, and scholars are expected to reside in Washington and to participate in the activities of the Center throughout the fellowship period. Lectures, colloquia, and informal discussions complement the fellowship program.
Awards & Honors: American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics (ASPET) Wednesday, August 2, 2017 - These awards recognize and support individuals exploring pharmacology and experimental therapeutics at all career stages.
Awards & Honors: Guggenheim Fellowships Wednesday, August 2, 2017 - Guggenheim Fellowships are intended for individuals who have already demonstrated exceptional capacity for productive scholarship or exceptional creative ability in the arts.
U.S. Government to Ban Travel to North Korea Wednesday, August 2, 2017 - Effective Sept. 1, 2017, U.S. citizens are prohibited from traveling to North Korea.
NIH: BRAIN Initiative Funding for New and Early-Stage Nervous System Technologies Wednesday, August 2, 2017 - NIH seeks proposals for unique and early stage technologies that enable understanding how electrical and chemical signals code information in neural circuits and give rise to sensations, thoughts, emotions and actions.
NIH: Common Fund Metabolomics Program Funding Opportunities Wednesday, August 2, 2017 - NIH seeks proposals for its second stage of funding for metabolomics research.
Awards & Honors: Mellon/ACLS Dissertation Completion Fellowships Wednesday, August 2, 2017 - Mellon/ACLS Dissertation Completion Fellowships support a year of research and writing to help advanced graduate students in the humanities and related social sciences in the last year of PhD dissertation writing.
Awards & Honors: Hench Post-Dissertation Fellowship Wednesday, August 2, 2017 - Scholars who are no more than three years beyond receipt of the doctorate are eligible to apply for a special year-long residential fellowship to revise their dissertation for publication. Any topic relevant to American history and culture through 1876 is eligible.
Awards & Honors: Khwarizmi International Award Friday, July 28, 2017 - The annual Khwarizmi International Award seeks to recognize the efforts made by researchers, innovators and inventors from all over the world and to appreciate their invaluable achievements and contributions to various fields of science and technology.
Limited Submission: Innovations in Graduate Education (IGE) Program Friday, July 28, 2017 - The IGE program seeks proposals that explore ways for graduate students in research-based masters and doctoral degree programs to develop the skills, knowledge, and competencies needed to pursue a range of STEM careers.