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Funding Opportunities Roundup, February 17

NIH Opportunities

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  • NIDA Functional Genetics, Epigenetics, and Non-coding RNAs in Substance Use Disorders (R01) (PA-17-155)

  • NIDA Functional Genetics, Epigenetics, and Non-coding RNAs in Substance Use Disorders (R21) (PA-17-157)
  • NIGMS IDeA Networks of Biomedical Research Excellence (INBRE) (P20) (PAR-17-160)
  • NLM Data Science Research: Personal Health Libraries for Consumers and Patients (R01) (PAR-17-159)

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NSF Opportunities

Please contact Sharon Pound (spound@utk.edu) regarding your interest in NSF opportunities.

Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program NSF 17-541

The National Science Foundation Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program seeks to encourage talented science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) majors and professionals to become K-12 mathematics and science (including engineering and computer science) teachers. The program invites creative and innovative proposals that address the critical need for recruiting and preparing highly effective elementary and secondary science and mathematics teachers in high-need local educational agencies. The program offers four tracks: Track 1: The Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarships and Stipends Track, Track 2: The NSF Teaching Fellowships Track, Track 3: The NSF Master Teaching Fellowships Track, and Track 4: Noyce Research Track. In addition, Capacity Building proposals are accepted from proposers intending to develop a future Track 1, 2, or 3 proposal.

Anticipated Funding Amount:

  • Track 1: up to $1.2 million for 5 yrs.
  • Tracks 2 and 3: up to $3 million for 5 or 6 yrs.
  • Track 4: Up to $100,000 per project

DEADLINE:
Full Proposal due: August 29, 2017


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