Research Announcements

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NIH Director’s Pioneer, New Innovator, Transformative Research, and Early Independence Awards Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - The NIH Common Fund announces FY 2018 funding opportunities for the NIH Director’s Pioneer, New Innovator, Transformative Research, and Early Independence Awards in the High-Risk, High-Reward Research program.
Winners announced for President’s Interdisciplinary Seed Grant Program Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - Twelve faculty teams at the University of Georgia have been selected to receive research awards through the institution’s Presidential Interdisciplinary Seed Grant Program. More than 150 faculty teams submitted research proposals to this competitive program. “I want to congratulate the … Continued
Limited Submission: Art Works II Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - The NEA seeks to fund art projects that are likely to prove transformative with the potential for meaningful change, whether in the development or enhancement of new or existing art forms, new approaches to the creation or presentation of art, or new ways of engaging the public with art; are distinctive, offering fresh insights and new value for their fields and/or the public through unconventional solutions; and have the potential to be shared and/or emulated, or are likely to lead to other advances in the field.
Sign Up for NSF CAREER Proposal Swap by May 12 Monday, April 24, 2017 - Make your NSF CAREER application more competitive by participating in the Office for Proposal Enhancement Proposal Swap.
Pivot Training: UGA Researcher Profiles and Funding Opportunity Alerts – June 9 Workshop Monday, April 24, 2017 - The UGA Libraries and Office for Proposal Enhancement are offering a workshop on the Pivot funding opportunity database, June 9 at 11 a.m. in the Main Library.
Limited Submission: Food, Agriculture, Natural Resources and Human Sciences Education and Literacy Initiative (AFRI ELI) Friday, April 21, 2017 - The AFRI Food, Agriculture, Natural Resources, and Human Sciences Education and Literacy Initiative (ELI) focuses on the professional development of secondary school teachers and educational professionals as well as the training of undergraduate students, and predoctoral and postdoctoral fellows.
Limited Submission: NIH Director’s Early Independence Awards (DP5) Thursday, April 20, 2017 - The NIH Director’s Early Independence Award Program supports exceptional investigators who wish to pursue independent research directly after completion of their terminal doctoral/research degree or clinical residency, thereby forgoing the traditional post-doctoral training period and accelerating their entry into an independent research career.
Limited Submission: Behavioral Health Workforce Education and Training (BHWET) Program Thursday, April 13, 2017 - The purpose of the BHWET Program is to develop and expand the behavioral health workforce serving populations across the lifespan, including in rural and medically underserved areas. The BHWET Program places special emphasis on establishing or expanding internships or field placement programs in behavioral health that include interdisciplinary training.
Limited Submission: Searle Scholars Program Thursday, April 13, 2017 - The Searle Scholars Program is a limited submission award program which makes grants to selected academic and research institutions to support the independent research of outstanding early-career scientists who have recently been appointed as assistant professors on a tenure-track appointment.
(CLOSED) Limited Submission: Rural Cooperative Development Grants (RCDG) Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - The Rural Cooperative Development Grant program helps improve the economic condition of rural areas by helping non-profit corporations or higher education institutions in the startup, expansion or operational improvement of rural cooperatives and other mutually-owned businesses through cooperative development.
CDC Broad Agency Announcement on Antibiotic Resistance Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - The CDC has issued a broad agency announcement for research proposals addressing antibiotic resistance.
NIFA: $11 Million Funding for Minor Crop Pest Management Program Thursday, March 23, 2017 - USDA/National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) announced $11 million in available funding through the Minor Crop Pest Management Program.
NIFA Announces $11 Million to Support Antimicrobial Resistance Research Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - The USDA NIFA announced $11 million in available funding for projects that mitigate antimicrobial resistance (AMR), a growing public health issue that affects more than 2 million people annually.
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Invites Grand Challenges Grant Proposals Monday, March 13, 2017 - Proposals are invited for the latest round of Gates Foundation Grand Challenges grants, providing initial grants of $100,000 each.
Spring Events to Help Improve Proposals Monday, March 13, 2017 - Improve your proposal skills at March and April events from the Office for Proposal Enhancement.
NIFA Announces New Funding Opportunities for Next-generation Pesticides, Education and Canola Wednesday, March 8, 2017 - NIFA has announced three new funding programs.
NIFA Announces $12.1 Million to Support Crop Protection and Pest Management Wednesday, March 8, 2017 - The USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) has announced $12.1 million in available funding through the Crop Protection and Pest Management (CPPM) Competitive Grants Program.
FDA Issues Broad Agency Announcement to Protect and Promote Health Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - The FDA has issued a Broad Agency Announcement for Advanced Research and Development of Regulatory Science in nine research area.
Limited Submission: Pathway to Stop Diabetes Awards Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - The Pathway to Stop Diabetes Research Program intends to attract brilliant scientists at the peak of their creativity to diabetes research, and to accelerate their research progress by providing the necessary resources and support for conducting transformative science.
NASA Seeks Early-Career Faculty Proposals for America’s Space Program Friday, February 17, 2017 - NASA has released a solicitation seeking proposals from early-career faculty related to specific high-priority areas of interest to America's space program.
Grant Writing Coaching Groups Accepting Applications Monday, February 6, 2017 - National Research Mentoring Network is accepting applications for individuals wanting coaching on effective writing techniques. Programs are free and feature travel compensation.
Awards & Honors: International Studies Association (ISA) Annual Best Book Award Thursday, February 2, 2017 - This award is conferred for the best book in the field of international studies with a copyright dated the year before the nomination.
Call for Proposals: Third Round of Global Research Collaboration Grant Program Wednesday, February 1, 2017 - UGA is launching the third round of funding for the Global Research Collaboration Grant (GRCG) program, with proposals due April 4.
Georgia Sea Grant Opens Core Funding Cycle: Preproposals Due March 15, 2017 Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - Georgia Sea Grant invites preproposals for coastal and marine research projects for the 2018–2020 core funding cycle.
President’s Interdisciplinary Seed Grant Program Announced Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - In his 2017 State of the University Address, UGA President Morehead announced a new internal seed grant program for interdisciplinary proposals addressing five grand challenges.
NEH-Mellon Fellowships for Digital Publication. Thursday, January 19, 2017 - The National Endowment for the Humanities and The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation jointly support individual scholars pursuing research projects that require digital expression and digital publication.
Mellon/ACLS Public Fellows Competition for Recent PhDs Thursday, January 19, 2017 - ACLS invites applications for the seventh competition of the Mellon/ACLS Public Fellows program.
NEH Fellowships Thursday, January 19, 2017 - NEH Fellowships support individuals pursuing advanced research that is of value to humanities scholars, general audiences, or both.
Workshop on Submitting to 2017 NIFA-AFRI Competition, Feb. 1 Thursday, January 19, 2017 - Researchers planning to submit an application to the 2017 NIFA-AFRI competition, or interested in USDA grant funding in general, are invited to a Coffee with the Pros panel discussion on Wed., Feb., 1.
(CLOSED) Limited Submission: Shared Instrumentation Grant (SIG) Program (S10) Tuesday, January 3, 2017 - The Shared Instrument Grant (SIG) Program encourages applications from groups of NIH-supported investigators to purchase or upgrade a single item of expensive, specialized, commercially available instruments or integrated systems that cost at least $50,000.
(CLOSED) Limited Submission: High-End Instrumentation (HEI) Grant Program (S10) Tuesday, January 3, 2017 - The High-End Instrumentation (HEI) Grant Program encourages applications from groups of NIH-supported investigators to purchase or upgrade a single item of expensive, specialized, commercially available instruments or integrated systems that cost at least $600,001. The maximum award is $2,000,000.
(CLOSED) Limited Submission: The NCI Predoctoral to Postdoctoral Fellow Transition Award (F99/K00) Tuesday, December 13, 2016 - The purpose of the NCI Predoctoral to Postdoctoral Fellow Transition Award (F99/K00) is to encourage and retain outstanding graduate students who have demonstrated potential and interest in pursuing careers as independent cancer researchers.
USDA/NIFA Announces $5 Million in Funding for Food, Energy, and Water Systems Research Tuesday, December 13, 2016 - USDA NIFA has announced the availability of up to $5 million in funding for research to better understand how food, energy and water systems interact, and how they can be sustained.
NIH Common Fund: Metabolomics Data Analysis Funding Opportunity Monday, December 12, 2016 - A new funding opportunity from the NIH Common Fund is intended to foster collaboration between computational scientists, metabolomics experts, and biomedical researchers in developing, piloting, and/or validating novel bioinformatic approaches that address current analytical hurdles in metabolomics data.
NIFA Announces $4 Million in Funding for Biotechnology Risk Assessment Research Monday, December 12, 2016 - The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) has announced the availability of up to $4 million for research to help federal regulatory agencies make science-based evaluations about the environmental effects of genetically engineered (GE) organisms.
Smithsonian Libraries Fellowships: Deadline Jan. 15, 2017 Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - Smithsonian Libraries offers six-month fellowships to support scholarly research on specific topics.
ACLS Digital Extension Grants: Deadline Jan. 25, 2017 Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - The ACLS Digital Extension Grants support digitally based research projects in all disciplines of the humanities and related social sciences.
NEH Public Scholar Program Awards: Deadline Feb. 1, 2017 Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - The National Endowment for the Humanities Public Scholar Program supports well-researched books in the humanities intended to reach a broad readership.
Ideas for Creative Exploration (ICE) Project Grants: Invitation for Letters of Inquiry Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - Ideas for Creative Exploration (ICE), an interdisciplinary initiative for advanced research in the arts at the University of Georgia, invites Letters of Inquiry from UGA faculty and students for innovative and collaborative projects.
FY2018 Faculty Research Grants: Deadline Feb. 7, 2017 Tuesday, November 29, 2016 - The Office of Research announces the FY2018 Faculty Research Grants cycle. These grants are meant to provide seed money in support of research and scholarship by faculty. The Faculty Research Grants in Science and Engineering are designed for early career faculty … Continued
Funding Opportunities: NIH Common Fund Illuminating the Druggable Genome Program Thursday, November 10, 2016 - NIH invites applications for three funding opportunities that improve our understanding of the properties and functions of proteins that are currently not well studied within commonly drug-targeted protein families.
Coffee with the Pros: Coordinating Collaborations – Nov. 18 Friday, November 4, 2016 - Join our panel of expert collaborators from across campus on Friday, Nov. 18, 9:30-10:45 a.m., for a lively panel discussion about developing and nurturing collaborations at the proposal stage and beyond.
University of Georgia, Brazilian Foundation to Support Collaborative International Research Monday, October 24, 2016 - The University of Georgia and the Minas Gerais State Research Foundation have launched a new partnership to support international research collaboration with grant awards up to $15,000 to tackle issues — such as Zika and other infectious diseases — important … Continued
MAP Fund: Awards for Live Performance Projects Thursday, October 13, 2016 - The MAP Fund supports artists that question, disrupt, complicate, and challenge inherited notions of social and cultural hierarchy across the current American landscape.
NEH: Collaborative Research Grants Thursday, October 13, 2016 - The National Endowment for the Humanities is accepting applications for collaborative humanities projects, including research, conferences and archaeological projects.
The Huntington Fellowships for Advanced Humanities Research Thursday, October 13, 2016 - The Huntington Library is accepting applications for short- and long-term fellowships in the fields of history, literature, art, and the history of science.
Deadline Approaching for Global Research Collaboration Grant Program Friday, September 23, 2016 - Deadline for global research collaboration grants is October 11, 2016.
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Grand Challenges Grants Announced Wednesday, September 14, 2016 - The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation are accepting applications that address global health and development challenges in October and November.
Student Affairs Announces Research Partnership Funding Friday, September 9, 2016 - The Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs (OVPSA) announces the availability of funding to support research partnerships with UGA investigators who have projects that align broadly with UGA's Signature Research Themes and incorporate a Student Affairs facility as part of their primary research laboratories, or partner with a Student Affairs department on one of these topics.
Kress Foundation Funding Announcement History of Art Grants Program Friday, September 9, 2016 - The Kress Foundation awards will support projects that enhance understanding and appreciation of European art and architecture.