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UGA Right to Know: Bloodborne Pathogens Training Monday, March 22, 2021 - Training for faculty, staff and students who may be exposed to human blood or other potentially infectious materials.
NSF: Integrative Research in Biology (IntBIO) Saturday, September 25, 2021 - This solicitation invites submission of collaborative proposals that tackle bold questions in biology and require an integrated approach to make substantive progress.
NSF: Cyberinfrastructure for Sustained Scientific Innovation (CSSI) Saturday, September 25, 2021 - This solicitation expands the Cyberinfrastructure for Sustained Scientific Innovation program by adding a new project class: Transition to Sustainability.
NSF: Biology Integration Institutes (BII) Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - The NSF Directorate for Biological Sciences program for Biology Integration Institutes (BII) supports diverse and collaborative teams of researchers investigating questions that span multiple disciplines within and beyond biology.
NSF: EHR Core Research – Resource Coordination Hub (ECR Hub) Monday, September 13, 2021 - NSF seeks proposals to create an EHR Core Research (ECR) Resource Coordination Hub (ECR Hub) that will be an intellectual partner to the ECR:Core and the ECR:BCSER grantee communities and the NSF to enhance the overall influence and reach of ECR STEM education research investments.
DOE: Natural Gas Demand Response Pilot Program Monday, September 13, 2021 - FOA soliciting cooperative agreements for the development of multiple regional natural gas demand response pilot programs in collaboration with utilities, local distribution companies and public utility commissions.
NEH: Digital Humanities Advancement Grants Monday, September 13, 2021 - computationally challenging digital projects, leading to work that can scale to enhance scholarly research, teaching and public programming in the humanities.
NSF: Facility and Instrumentation Request Process (FIRP) Monday, September 13, 2021 - The Facility and Instrumentation Request Process (FIRP) solicitation describes the mechanism by which the research community can propose projects that require access to instrumentation and facilities sponsored by the FARE Program.
TIR Pre-Seed Program channel Thursday, September 9, 2021 - Need help developing a team? Try the TIR Pre-Seed Program channel on MS Teams.
Help us improve our communications! Thursday, September 9, 2021 - Help the Office of Research understand both the kinds of information you want to receive and the ways you prefer to receive it
Keys to UGA: New Faculty Academy Wednesday, September 8, 2021 - Keys to UGA: New Faculty Academy (NFA) event for October is an orientation from the Office of Research, an opportunity to learn about research resources, programs and facilities, and to meet with Office of Research staff.
International Shipping Reminder: Contact Office of Export Control Wednesday, September 8, 2021 - Before engaging in an international shipment, UGA personnel should contact the Office of Export Control to request review of the shipment.
Introduction to Sponsored Projects Wednesday, September 8, 2021 - Introduction to Sponsored Projects provides insight into the underlying theories, federal rules and regulations governing sponsored projects.
Research Account Discussion Group (RADG) Wednesday, September 8, 2021 - RADG meetings are geared towards central and departmental personnel supporting UGA sponsored activities.
NIH: Learning Disabilities Innovation Hubs (P20) Friday, September 3, 2021 - This FOA invites exploratory grant applications addressing the etiology, manifestation, prevention and remediation of reading, writing and/or mathematics specific learning disorders.
NIH: National Cancer Institute Youth Enjoy Science Research Education Program (R25) Friday, September 3, 2021 - This funding opportunity seeks to facilitate the education of students from diverse backgrounds underrepresented in biomedical research who will become knowledgeable about cancer, and available to focus on cancer later in their careers.
NSF: Ecology and Evolution of Infectious Diseases (EEID) Friday, September 3, 2021 - The Ecology and Evolution of Infectious Diseases program supports research on the ecological, evolutionary, organismal and social drivers that influence the transmission dynamics of infectious diseases.
NEH: Collaborative Research Friday, September 3, 2021 - The purpose of this program is to support groups of two or more scholars seeking to increase humanistic knowledge through convenings, research, manuscript preparation for collaborative publications, and the creation of scholarly digital projects.
NSF: Reproducible Cells and Organoids via Directed-Differentiation Encoding (RECODE) Tuesday, August 31, 2021 - Several NSF divisions seek proposals that elucidate mechanisms of, and develop strategies to, direct the differentiation of undifferentiated cells into mature, functional cells or organoids.
NIH: Impact of Technology and Digital Media (TDM) Exposure/Usage on Child and Adolescent Development (P01) Tuesday, August 31, 2021 - This NIH FOA invites submission of Program Project (P01) applications to support integrated, multi-project research programs examining the pathways by which technology and digital media exposure and usage impact developmental trajectories and health outcomes in early childhood and adolescence.
USDA-NIFA: Farm of the Future Tuesday, August 31, 2021 - Farm of the Future is a competitive grant program that will be implemented by USDA NIFA to establish an agricultural test bed and demonstration site.
NSF: NSF-Simons Collaboration on a National Institute for Theory and Mathematics in Biology Monday, August 23, 2021 - The purpose of the NSF-Simons Collaboration on a National Institute for Theory and Mathematics in Biology is to support a research institute to enable innovative research at the intersection of mathematical and biological sciences to facilitate new developments of biology-inspired mathematical theories, methodologies and innovative modeling approaches to advance the understanding of challenging biological problems.
NIH: Biomarkers for the Lewy Body Dementias (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Monday, August 23, 2021 - The purpose of this FOA is to support hypothesis-driven clinical research applications that are focused on discovering novel diagnostic, prognostic and/or therapeutic biomarkers for the Lewy Body Dementias.
URGENT: Notification regarding research stores Friday, August 20, 2021 - The current COVID situation in the Southeast has affected UGA's supplier's ability to fill orders in a timely manner.
NEH: Public Humanities Projects Tuesday, August 17, 2021 - The purpose of this program is to support projects that bring the ideas and insights of the humanities to life for general audiences through in-person programming.
NIH: Effectiveness of Implementing Sustainable Evidence-Based Mental Health Practices in Low-Resource Settings to Achieve Mental Health Equity for Traditionally Underserved Populations (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Tuesday, August 17, 2021 - This FOA encourages studies that develop and test the effectiveness of strategies for implementation and sustainable delivery of evidence-based mental health treatments and services to improve mental health outcomes for underserved populations in low-resourced settings in the U.S. 
NIH: Research Centers for Cancer Systems Biology (U54 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Tuesday, August 17, 2021 - The Cancer Systems Biology Consortium includes research centers that should address a well-defined overarching scientific theme that will be pursued through two or three research projects.
Hello & Welcome from the New VPR Monday, August 16, 2021 - First, let me say how thrilled and honored I am to be serving as the University of Georgia Vice President for Research. Having served as a UGA faculty member since 2016, I’m well aware of the quality of the work our faculty, staff and student investigators produce, and it’s a privilege to serve the UGA research community in this role.
NIH: BRAIN Initiative Cell Atlas Network (BICAN): Specialized Collaboratory on Human, Non-human Primate, and Mouse Brain Cell Atlases (U01) Friday, August 6, 2021 - This program intends to support a group of Specialized Collaboratories that will adopt scalable technology platforms and streamlined sampling strategies and assay cascade to create comprehensive and highly granular brain cell atlases in human, non-human primates, and mouse.
NIH: BRAIN Initiative Cell Atlas Network (BICAN): Coordinating Unit for Biostatistics, Informatics, and Engagement (CUBIE) (U24) Friday, August 6, 2021 - This program intends to support a unit to coordinate the research within and beyond the BRAIN Initiative Cell Atlas Network.
DOE: FY2022 Research Opportunities in High Energy Physics Friday, August 6, 2021 - The HEP program focuses on three experimental scientific frontiers: the energy frontier, the intensity frontier and the cosmic frontier.
Deadline for Research Scientist promotion dossiers – Nov. 8, 2021 Monday, August 2, 2021 - The deadline for receipt of Research Scientist promotion dossiers to Office of Research is Monday, November 8, 2021. Please check with your unit and Dean’s Office for any internal procedures and earlier deadlines.
DOC: American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) Statewide Planning, Research and Networks Friday, July 30, 2021 - The ARPA Statewide Planning, Research, and Networks NOFO is part of EDA’s multi-phase effort to respond to the coronavirus pandemic as directed by the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021.
NOAA: Understanding multi-stressor impacts on marine ecosystems under climate change Friday, July 30, 2021 - This opportunity solicits proposals to understand the combined impacts of multiple stressors on the function and health of marine ecosystems within the context of climate change.
NIH: Technology Development for Single-Molecule Protein Sequencing and Single-Cell Proteome Analysis (R01 Clinical Trial not allowed) Monday, July 26, 2021 - NIH FOA solicits grant applications to catalyze major advances in single-molecule protein sequencing and single cell proteome analysis through technology development.
NIH: Elucidating the Roles of Transposable Elements in AD/ADRD and Aging (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Monday, July 26, 2021 - NIH FOA to support hypothesis-driven research to gain an understanding of the dysregulation of transposable elements and their contributions to Alzheimer’s disease and Alzheimer’s disease-related dementias and aging.
EPA: National Priorities: Water Innovation, Science and Engagement to Advance Water Reuse Monday, July 26, 2021 - EPA request for applications is intended to address multiple water reuse sources and applications to support national efforts to reduce technological and institutional barriers for expanded water reuse. 
NSF: Advanced Technological Education (ATE) Friday, July 16, 2021 - The ATE program supports the education of technicians for the high-technology fields that drive our nation's economy.
NSF: Advancing Informal STEM Learning (AISL) Friday, July 16, 2021 - The Advancing Informal STEM Learning 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.
NIH: Computational Approaches for Validating Dimensional Constructs of Relevance to Psychopathology Friday, July 9, 2021 - Soliciting applications for research projects that will use computational approaches to test the validity of dimensional constructs in the NIMH Research Domain Criteria (RDoC) matrix.
NEH: Dialogues on the Experience of War Friday, July 9, 2021 - The Dialogues on the Experience of War program supports the study and discussion of important humanities sources about war, in the belief that these sources can help U.S. military veterans and others think more deeply about the issues raised by war and military service.
CDC: Vector-Borne Disease Regional Centers of Excellence (Forecasted) Friday, July 9, 2021 - Seeking to improve national capacity to address the growing problem of vector-borne diseases via support for regional Centers of Excellence for vector-borne diseases.
HRSA: Optimizing Momentum Toward Sustainable Epidemic Control Friday, July 9, 2021 - As PEPFAR countries get closer to achieving Epidemic Control, there will be a need for unique solutions in countries seeking to attain and sustain long-term epidemic control, from determining the most effective delivery systems for a particular population, region, or country, to transforming the latest scientific breakthroughs into sustainable service delivery models, improving health workforce capacity and beyond.
NSF: CISE Community Research Infrastructure (CCRI) Tuesday, July 6, 2021 - NSF's CISE Community Research Infrastructure program drives discovery and learning in the core CISE disciplines of the three participating divisions by funding the creation and enhancement of world-class research infrastructure.
NIH: Innovative Programs to Enhance Research Training (IPERT) (R25 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Tuesday, July 6, 2021 - NIH's Innovative Programs to Enhance Research Training (IPERT) initiative will enable the scientific community to develop and implement innovative educational activities to equip diverse cohorts of participants with technical, operational or professional skills required for careers in the biomedical research workforce, by effectively integrating courses for skill development and mentoring activities.
NSF: Mathematical Sciences Research Institutes Tuesday, July 6, 2021 - The goals of the Mathematical Sciences Research Institutes program include advancing research in the mathematical sciences, increasing the impact of the mathematical sciences in other disciplines, and expanding the talent base engaged in mathematical research in the United States.
NIH: Notice of Intent to Publish a Funding Opportunity Announcement for Antiviral Drug Discovery (AViDD) Centers for Pathogens of Pandemic Concern (U19) Tuesday, July 6, 2021 - The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases intends to publish a funding opportunity announcement to solicit applications to establish Antiviral Drug Discovery Centers for Pathogens of Pandemic Concern.
NSF: EHR Core Monday, June 7, 2021 - The EHR Core Research (ECR) program invites proposals for fundamental research that contributes to the general, explanatory knowledge that underlies STEM education.
NSF: EHR Core Research Thursday, June 3, 2021 - The EHR Core Research (ECR) program invites proposals for fundamental research (curiosity-driven basic research and use-inspired basic research) that contributes to the general, explanatory knowledge that underlies STEM education in one or more of the three broadly conceived Research Areas: Research on STEM Learning and Learning Environments, Research on Broadening Participation in STEM fields, and Research on STEM Workforce Development.
NSF: Centers for Chemical Innovation Thursday, May 27, 2021 - The Centers for Chemical Innovation (CCI) Program supports research centers focused on major, long-term fundamental chemical research challenges. CCIs that address these challenges will produce transformative research, lead to innovation, and attract broad scientific and public interest.
Faculty research seed grants on human trafficking in the U.S. and across the globe Thursday, May 20, 2021 - The Center on Human Trafficking & Outreach is accepting applications for seed grants that will result in external funding in human trafficking research, programming and policy work in the U.S. or internationally.