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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 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.


The National Science Foundation's IUSE/Professional Formation of Engineers: Revolutionizing Engineering Departments (RED)- NSF 14-602 is designed to create and support an innovative and inclusive engineering profession for the 21st Century.  This funding opportunity enables engineering departments to lead the nation by successfully achieving significant sustainable changes necessary to overcome long-standing issues in their undergraduate programs and educate inclusive communities of engineering students prepared to solve 21st century challenges. Computer science departments, whether administratively located in or outside an engineering program, are included in RED,

Under the IUSE: Professional Formation of Engineers program, NSF permits institutions to submit a maximum of two proposals.  Letters of Intent are due October 28, 2014.  Full Proposals are due November 26, 2014.

The program announcement can be found at:

http://www.nsf.gov/publications/pub_summ.jsp?WT.z_pims_id=505105&ods_key=nsf14602

Due to these limitations, Sponsored Programs is requiring submission of letters of interest by September 22, 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. 


The National Institute of General  Medical Sciences Bridges to Baccalaureate Program (R25) encourages Research Education Grant (R25) applications from institutions that propose to increase the pool of community college students from underrepresented backgrounds who go on to research careers in the biomedical and behavioral sciences, and who are trained and available to participate in NIH-funded research. This initiative promotes partnerships/consortia between community colleges or universities granting the associate degree or other two-year post-secondary educational institutions granting the associate degree with colleges or universities that offer the baccalaureate degree.  Under Bridges to the Baccalaureate Program, NIH permits institutions to submit only one application.  Proposals are due September 25, 2014.

The program announcement can be found at:

http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-13-333.html

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 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.


The National Endowment for the Arts and Humanities has released the 2015 Summer Stipends guidelines.  The Summer Stipends support individuals pursuing advanced research that is of value to humanities scholars, general audiences, or both.  Recipients usually produce articles, monographs, books, digital materials,archaeological site reports, translations, editions, or other scholarly resources. Summer Stipends support full-time continuous work on a humanities project for a period of two months.  NEH allows only two applications per institution.    The deadline for full applications is September 30, 2014.

The website for a full set of guidelines is:

http://www.neh.gov/grants/research/summer-stipends

Due to the limitations set by NEH, Sponsored Programs is requiring submission of letters of interest by July 28, 2014 if you are interested in submitting an application.  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 review information if you have submitted for funding through this program in the past.  If Sponsored Programs receives more than two letters of interest, an internal review will be conducted.