Sponsors of all types are increasingly limiting the number of submissions an organization may make to any given program. This helps the sponsor manage workflow, but places an additional responsibility on the submitting organization. The articles below describe processes for the internal review and approval of certain limited submission programs in which RIT participates. For programs not described below, please use the Intent to Submit Form.
The National Information Assurance Education and Training Program (NIETP) has issued a Broad Agency Announcement for Centers of Academic Excellence Research Activities.
RIT is limited to one submission for this program. Interested applicants should provide a concept paper of no more than two pages to firstname.lastname@example.org by noon on March 2. The concept paper should address the technical and cost proposal requirments of the BAA and will be used to make selections if necessary.
Venturewell BMEidea Competition
Since 2005, the BMEidea competition has recognized innovative biomedical engineering design with high commercial potential and social impact. The competition is open to faculty-led teams of both graduate and undergraduate students. Strong BMEidea submissions define a problem and demonstrate the development of a device, product, or technology designed to solve it.
Teams require a faculty advisor and support from department chairs.
National Science Foundation Research Traineeship (NRT) Program
Synopsis. Cultivating Cultures for Ethical STEM (CCE STEM) funds research projects that identify factors that are efficacious in the formation of ethical STEM researchers in all the fields of science and engineering that NSF supports. CCE STEM solicits proposals for research that explores the following: ‘What constitutes ethical STEM research and practice?
Synopsis. The National Science Foundation (NSF) announces a fourth year of a program on collaborative research and education in the area of scalable nanomanufacturing, including the long-term societal implications of the large-scale implementation of nanomanufacturing innovations.