Synopsis. VentureWell awards faculty grants to colleges and universities for the purpose of strengthening existing curricular programs and/or building new programs in invention, innovation, and entrepreneurship. Through these grant funds, VentureWell supports creative pedagogical approaches that generate student teams (E-Teams) working on technology solutions to real-world problems.
RIT Researcher News
The Google Faculty Research Awards proposal window is now open and the submission deadline is September 30, 2016.
To apply, please follow these steps:
1. Before submitting a proposal, please carefully review all the instructions, including the FAQ and proposal advice, that can be found here.
2. Google proposals stand a much better chance with an identified internal champion. The Google champion or sponsor should be:
RIT still has an opening for the MRI Development slot. If interested, please send the information detailed below to David.Bond@rit.edu by 5:00pm on October 28, 2016.
Please refer to the full solicitation at NSF 15-504 when responding.
In a Word or pdf document, please provide the following:
A one page project summary in NSF format.
A narrative of no more than three pages with the following information.
Synopsis. The NSF Research Traineeship (NRT) program is designed to encourage the development of bold, new, potentially transformative, and scalable models for STEM graduate training that ensure that graduate students develop the skills, knowledge, and competencies needed to pursue a range of STEM careers. The NRT program includes two tracks, the Traineeship Track and the Innovations in Graduate Education (IGE) Track.
The 2017 NRT program has four priority research themes:
1. Data-enabled Science and Engineering
Are you planning on working on a humanities project next summer? The National Endowment for the Humanities supports summer projects. NEH Summer stipend recipients usually produce articles, monographs, books, digital materials, archaeological site reports, translations, editions, and other scholarly tools. Projects may be at any stage of development.
Synopsis. Partnerships for International Research and Education (PIRE) is an NSF-wide program that 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.