“Climbing the Ladder to Funding Success: Diverse Sources, Diverse Pathways”
The Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR) Dialogues conference is designed to bring faculty and administrators to the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area to interact with federal agency program officers and other grant funders. Attendees will also have the chance to engage in several networking opportunities.
Some of the agencies on hand include: National Science Foundation, National Institutes of Health, National Endowment for the Humanities, National Endowment for the Arts, Department of Energy, Department of Education, Department of Defense agencies, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, American Chemical Society’s Petroleum Research Fund, American Education Research Association, and more.
You may find a draft program of the event on their website.
The event will be held February 19-21, 2015 at the Renaissance Arlington Capital View Hotel. More information.
There is an additional workshop for those who are interested called, “Beyond the Basic: Proposal Writing Workshop.” It will begin at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, February 21 and end at noon on Sunday, February 22. There is an additional fee for this workshop.
Early Registration Deadline: Friday, December 12, 2014
If you plan to attend and represent your projects and the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, please notify our office so that efforts can be coordinated.