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Registration for Grant Writers' Boot Camp 2015

Oct 2nd, 2014 -- dmbsrs

Sponsored Research Services is pleased to offer Grant Writer’s Boot Camp again in 2015.  The Boot Camp is a two-day, intensive workshop on the mechanics of persuasive writing and peer review.  Participation involves significant pre-work.  Attendees will prepare a proposal for seed funding in advance of Boot Camp and a limited number of participants will receive awards.  The Boot Camp is designed to introduce new faculty, or those with limited experience in grant writing, to the process of writing and winning external funding.

NSF MRI Internal Competition

Oct 2nd, 2014 -- dmbsrs

NSF MRI Internal Competition Application
Due by 5:00 pm on October 24, 2014

In a Word or pdf document, provide the information and respond to the questions below. Responses to all of the items/questions should not exceed 3 pages, single-spaced, 11 pt font, with 1" margins.  (Reviews of prior submissions and biosketches do not count against this limit.)

Sloan Research Fellowships

Aug 12th, 2014 -- dmbsrs

The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation is now accepting nominations for Sloan Research Fellowships in eight fields: chemistry, computational and evolutionary molecular biology, computer science, economics, mathematics, neuroscience, ocean sciences, and physics. These two-year, $50,000 fellowships are awarded annually to 126 early-career faculty in recognition of their distinguished performance and exceptional potential as researchers.

Proposal Editing Services

Aug 12th, 2014 -- dmbsrs

As the process of obtaining external funding becomes increasingly competitive, proposals must be outstanding in every way in order to succeed.  You can improve the likelihood of being funded with a well-written, carefully edited proposal.  Sponsored Research Services is pleased to offer editing services to interested PIs.  If you would like to use proposal editing services, please submit your narrative to Rebecca Sumner, PhD, SRS Proposal Development Specialist at least 10 business days before the submission deadline.  Your document will receive thorough editing and you will get detailed fe