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Please contact Becky Hayes at rlhayes@kent.edu or 2-2070 to inform her of your interest in submitting.

 

Limited Funding Opportunities Identified by Sponsored Programs


The National Endowment for the Arts has released the Big Read Program guidelines for 2015.  The Big Read program supports organizations across the country in developing community-wide reading programs which encourage reading and participation by diverse audiences. These programs include activities such as author readings, book discussions, panel discussions, lectures, art exhibits, film series, music or dance events, theatrical performances, and other events and activities related to the community's chosen book or poet.  NEA allows only one application per institution.    The deadline for submission of applications is January 28, 2015. 

To view the guidelines, go to http://www.neabigread.org/guidelines.php

Due to the limitations set by NEA, Sponsored Programs is requiring submission of letters of interest by December 1, 2014.  Please forward your letter of interest to Becky Hayes at rlhayes@kent.edu.  Your letter of interest should be no more than 3 pages and should include a brief project narrative including the strengths of investigators, and why your proposal would be competitive.  If Sponsored Programs receives more than one letter of interest, an internal review will be conducted.



An updated National Science Foundation's Partnerships for Innovation: Building Innovation Capacity (PFI: BIC) Program - NSF 14-610 announcement has been released.  The NSF Partnerships for Innovation (PFI: BIC) program supports academe-industry partnerships, which are led by an interdisciplinary academic research team with a least one industry partner, to collaborate in building technological and human innovation capacity [4]. This innovation capacity is intended to endure beyond the initial award. Under the Partnerships for Innovation: Building Innovation Capacity Program, NSF permits institutions to submit a maximum of two proposals as the lead institution.  Letters of Intent are due December 3, 2014.  Full Proposals are due January 28, 2015.

The program announcement can be found at:

http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2014/nsf14610/nsf14610.htm?WT.mc_id=USNSF_25&WT.mc_ev=click

Due to these limitations, Sponsored Programs is requiring submission of letters of interest by October 8, 2014.  If you intend to submit, please forward your letter of interest, to include a brief description of your project, to Becky Hayes at rlhayes@kent.edu .  Your letter of interest should be no more than 3 pages.  If Sponsored Programs receives more than two letters of interest, an internal review will follow using the letters of interest for review.



The National Institutes of Health NIGMS Postbaccalaureate Research Education Program (PREP) (R25) supports research education activities in the mission areas of the NIH. The goal of this NIGMS R25 program is to support educational activities that enhance the diversity of the biomedical, behavioral and clinical research workforce. To this end, this funding opportunity announcement encourages the development of creative educational activities with a primary focus on Research Experiences and Courses for Skills Development. Applications are encouraged from research-intensive institutions that propose to develop recent baccalaureate science graduates from diverse backgrounds underrepresented in biomedical and behavioral sciences so that they have the necessary knowledge and skills to pursue PhD or MD-PhD degrees in these fields. The program provides support for well-designed courses for skills development and extensive research experiences aimed at preparing individuals from diverse backgrounds to complete doctoral degrees.  Under the NIGMS PREP program, NIH permits applicants to submit only one proposal.  The deadline for submission is January 25, 2015.

The program announcement can be found at:

http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-14-076.html

Due to these limitations, Sponsored Programs is requiring submission of letters of interest by November 10, 2014.  If you intend to submit, please forward your letter of interest, to include a brief description of your project, to Becky Hayes at rlhayes@kent.edu .  Your letter of interest should be no more than 3 pages.  If Sponsored Programs receives more than one letter of interest, an internal review will follow.



The National Institute of Health NINDS Neuroscience Development for Advancing the Careers of a Diverse Research Workforce (R25) Program – PAR-13-256 encourages applications for mentoring and professional activities to advance the careers and neuroscience development of diverse neuroscience researchers.  The goal is to support mission relevant development and/or implementation of programs to: 1) increase the pool of PhD-level research scientists from diverse backgrounds underrepresented in biomedical research; and 2) facilitate career advancement/transition of the participants to the next step of the neuroscience careers.
 Under Neuroscience Development for Advancing the Careers of a Diverse Research Workforce program, NIH permits institutions to submit only one application.  Proposals are due January 25, 2015.


The program announcement can be found at:

 http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-13-256.html

Due to these limitations, Sponsored Programs is requiring submission of letters of interest by November 24, 2014.  If you intend to submit, please forward your letter of interest, to include a brief description of your project, to Becky Hayes at rlhayes@kent.edu .  Your letter of interest should be no more than 3 pages.  If Sponsored Programs receives more than one letter of interest, an internal review will follow.



The NIH Clinical and Translational Science Award (U54) Program
supports high quality translational and clinical research locally, regionally, and nationally, and fosters innovation in methods, training, and career development.  Under Clinical and Translational Science Award Program, NIH permits applicants to submit only one proposal.  The deadline for proposal submission of is December 14, 2014. 

The program announcement can be found at:

http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-TR-14-009.html

Due to these limitations, Sponsored Programs is requiring submission of letters of interest by October 6, 2014.  If you intend to submit, please forward your letter of interest, to include a brief description of your project, to Becky Hayes at rlhayes@kent.edu .  Your letter of interest should be no more than 3 pages.  If Sponsored Programs receives more than one letter of interest, an internal review will follow.



A proposal has been selected for this program.

The National Science Foundation has released the Partnerships for International Research and Education (PIRE) - NSF 14-587 program announcement.  The PIRE program supports international activities across all NSF supported disciplines. The primary goal of PIRE is to support high quality projects in which advances in research and education could not occur without international collaboration. PIRE seeks to catalyze a higher level of international engagement in the U.S. science and engineering community.   Under the Partnerships for International Research and Education (PIRE) Program, NSF permits institutions to submit only one preliminary proposal as the lead organization.  Preliminary proposals are due October 21, 2014.  Full Proposals are due Mary 15, 2015.

The program announcement can be found at:

http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2014/nsf14587/nsf14587.htm

Due to these limitations, Sponsored Programs is requiring submission of letters of interest by August 25, 2014 If you intend to submit, please forward your letter of interest, to include a brief description of your project, to Becky Hayes at rlhayes@kent.edu .  Your letter of interest should be no more than 3 pages.  If Sponsored Programs receives more than three letters of interest, an internal review will follow.