Eight UT students have been selected to be a part of the 2020 National Science Foundation’s Graduate Research Fellowship Program.
NSF Grants Conference Registration Opens Soon
The next NSF Grants Conference will be May 18-19 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Faculty attending may request SARIF support from the Federal, Corporate, and Foundation Opportunity Fund from the Office of Research and Engagement, which covers 50% of travel expenses, up to a maximum reimbursement of $1,000.
Chasing CAREER Aspirations: ORE’s Proposal Writing Institute
Each spring, a select cohort of faculty learn more about and support each other as they pursue the National Science Foundation’s Faculty Early Career Development Program (CAREER) through the Office of Research and Engagement’s Proposal Writing Institute.
Diana Moyer, research development manager, says that this year’s format will be slightly different and geared to getting an early start in the process. The PWI will include one-on-one consultations, discussions with department heads, and creating a concept paper. This new format is based on a similar program that Harry Richards, research development coordinator for the Tickle College of Engineering, teaches.