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Extramural Funding Opportunities

USTAR University Technology Acceleration Grants Deadline: February 23, 2017 LOI (not required) Deadline: February 10, 2017 The Utah Science Technology and Research (USTAR) initiative will open the second round of their University Technology Acceleration Grant (UTAG) program for applications on … Continue reading

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DAAD Rise Professional: Student fellowships in Germany

DAAD Rise Professional is a German program to host USA science and engineering students in German labs over the summer. Students are fully funded. Last year, 3 of the 6 UU Honors applications to DAAD Rise were successful applicants and … Continue reading

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DAAD Rise Professional: Student fellowships in Germany

DAAD Rise Professional is a German program to host USA science and engineering students in German labs over the summer. Students are fully funded. Last year, 3 of the 6 UU Honors applications to DAAD Rise were successful applicants and … Continue reading

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Limited Submission Funding Opportunities

Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholars Internal Submission Deadline: November 16, 2016 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 … Continue reading

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W. M. Keck Foundation updated Call for Concept Papers

Deadline: September 23, 2016 Do you have a high-risk, high-reward idea that is too risky, too ‘edgy’ for NSF/NIH/other funding agencies? Check out the Keck Foundation, below.  The U of U Development Office is currently re-seeking proposal concepts for the … Continue reading

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Limited Submission Funding Opportunities

Research Experiences for Teachers (RET) in Engineering and Computer Science Internal Submission Deadline: September 26, 2016 This program supports active long-term collaborative partnerships between K-12 Science, Technology, Engineering, Computer and Information Science, and Mathematics (STEM) teachers and community college and … Continue reading

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News from NSF

New NSF Grand Challenges — Ideas for Future Investment The increasing volume, variety, and velocity of data are giving rise to a profound transformation of research in all fields of science and engineering. New types of questions are being asked, … Continue reading

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News from NSF

New NSF Grand Challenges — Ideas for Future Investment The increasing volume, variety, and velocity of data are giving rise to a profound transformation of research in all fields of science and engineering. New types of questions are being asked, … Continue reading

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Alliance for the Arts in Research Universities (A2RU) 2016 Conference

Proposal Deadline: May 20, 2016 The Alliance for the Arts in Research Universities (A2RU) is pleased to announce the 2016 a2ru National Conference, hosted by the University of Colorado Denver, November 3-5, 2016. This year’s theme is ArtsRx: Creative Venture, … Continue reading

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NSF Priority Goal: Improve STEM Graduate Student Preparedness

Improve STEM Graduate Student Preparedness Dear Colleague Letter: Agency Priority Goal for FY 16-17 As part of this goal, supplemental funding is available in FY 2016 and FY 2017 to support science and engineering doctoral students so that they can … Continue reading

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