NSF is moving it's headquarters this summer. Important things to note:
RIT Researcher News
The National Science Foundation (NSF) is interested in receiving research proposals addressing critical fundamental research needs in advanced manufacturing, and particularly in projects that may enable innovations in the technical focus areas of one or more of the Manufacturing USA Institutes. Such proposals should leverage the facilities, infrastructure, expertise and member companies of one or more Institutes.
NSF has identified improvement of graduate student preparedness for the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) workforce as one of its priorities. As part of this effort, a supplemental funding opportunity is available in fiscal year (FY) 2018 and FY 2019 to provide support for non-academic research internships for graduate students to support career opportunities in any sector of the U.S. economy.
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.
The Finger Lakes Regional Economic Development Council (FLREDC) has announced Round 7 of the New York State Consolidated Funding Application (CFA). This round includes funding programs from several NY State agencies for programs addressing economic development. Some of these programs are open to universities.
Important resources for prospective applicants:
The Fiscal Year 2018 Air Force Young Investigator Research Program ( YIP) intends support for scientists and engineers demonstrating exceptional ability and promise for conducting basic research who have:
1. Received a Ph.D. or equivalent degree on 1 April 2012 or later; or,
(2) Received a Ph.D. or equivalent degree between 1 April 2010 and 1 April 2012, be presently in a tenure-track position and have served as a tenure-track faculty member for no more than two years prior to 01 April 2017.