ANNOUNCEMENT - NSF GRFP Writing Workshop Postponed to October 20
The NSF GRFP Writing Workshop that was scheduled for tomorrow afternoon, Friday, October 13 has been rescheduled to Friday, October 20 at 3:30 – 5:00 pm in 306 Bowne Hall. Remember to bring 5 copies of your draft essays to receive invaluable feedback from staff, current NSF GRFP fellows and fellow applicants.
ANNOUNCEMENT - 2017 Roscoe Martin Fund Applications Due November 10
Applications are invited for the 2017-2018 competition for grants to support dissertation and thesis research. Awards typically range from $500 to $1,000. Four (paper) copies of each complete application (items 1-4 above) should be delivered, in care of the Dean’s Office – 200 Eggers Hall by Friday, November 10, 2017.
ANNOUNCEMENT - Human Subject Research Collaborative Meeting on November 3
ANNOUNCEMENT - 2018 Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Writing Workshop, October 27
ANNOUNCEMENT - NSF Dear Colleague Letter Call for White Papers on Network-to-Network Collaboration
TIP - Administrative Costs v. Indirect Costs
TIP - F&A Funding Crucial to Success of [University] Research
Indirect research costs do more than keep the lights on in labs. These necessary parts of federally funded research projects help maintain high-tech equipment, provide data storage, support administrative staff, and even cover the disposal of hazardous waste.
TIP - Answer Correctly on Human Subjects Involvement To Avoid Submission Problems, Poor Scores, and Award Delays on NIH Applications
ANNOUNCEMENT - 2018 Ford Foundation Fellowships
ANNOUNCEMENT - Grants.gov to Retire Legacy PDF Application Packages at end of 2017
Grants.gov will retire its downloadable PDF application packages at the end of this year. Click the headline to read more about the remaining submission options.
ANNOUNCEMENT - August/September NSF Newsletter
The Proposal & Award Policy Newsletter is a quarterly publication designed to provide information about upcoming changes and clarifications to policies and procedures that affect how you prepare and submit proposals, and manage NSF awards. Click here to access the August/September 2017 Issue.
ANNOUNCEMENT - NEH Summer Stipend Internal Competition
TIP - Using USAspending.gov Data for Grant Applications
TIP - New Grants.gov Workspace
On Dec. 31, 2017, Grants.gov will officially retire the legacy PDF package as a method to apply for a federal grant. Why? There’s now a fast, easy, and secure alternative to apply for federal grants called Workspace. Grants.gov Workspace is an online environment optimized for applicants who are collaborating on an application. Forms can either be completed online within a web browser or downloaded individually and uploaded to Workspace.
TIP - Grant Writing Basics: 3 Tips to Avoid Last Minute Problems
TIP - New Tutorials on Preparing and Submitting NIH Grant Applications
ANNOUNCEMENT - Andrew Berlin Family National Security Research Fund
ANNOUNCEMENT - Call for articles from Russell Sage Foundation Journal of the Social Sciences
ANNOUNCEMENT - March 2017 NSF Newsletter Posted
ANNOUNCEMENT - FAQ on NEH Current Operations and Fiscal Year 2018 Budget
TIP - Get Ready, Get Set, Apply Early
Applicants, we always advise you to apply early—but why is it so important? Once your application is ready, submitting it well in advance of the deadline gives you time to address problems that might cause your application to be automatically withdrawn and not reviewed.
ANNOUNCEMENT - 2018 Faculty Fellows Program Request for Proposals
TIP - Calculating a Person Month for NIH Grants
A “person month” is the metric for expressing the effort (amount of time) principal investigators (PIs), faculty and other senior personnel devote to a specific project. Click here for details and instructions.
ANNOUNCEMENT - Summer Project Assistantship (SPA) Awards Call for Proposals
For 2017, the Dean’s Office at the Maxwell School will be offering up to ten Summer Project Assistantship (SPA) awards for $1,800 each to Maxwell graduate assistants (GAs) for the purpose of working with faculty to develop a research proposal. Successful faculty applicants will receive funding for the graduate assistant of their choice for summer research,
ANNOUNCEMENT - National Science Foundation (NSF) Pilot Requires New Proposal Template
For more information or to request and in-person meeting or a group training session, please contact:
Christina Leigh Deitz
Grant Development Administrator
Grant Development Graduate Intern