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The Division of Research & Economic Development is excited to continue providing an online, interactive research newsletter.  This newsletter is to help bring together the UND research community.  Features of the newsletter include a list of upcoming research-related events, research news, pictures, and links. To continue providing you with informative and valuable research information, your [...]

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North Dakota Operation Intern Program

The North Dakota Operation Intern Program has opened its guidance to include healthcare opportunities as there is a high demand for careers in this industry. Operation Intern is based on a 50/50 match for paid internships. Each internship/student is allowed $3,000 per term (semester) with a maximum of $6,000. Interns must be: a high school [...]

Center for Rural Health Partners with the National Institute of Mental Health

The Center for Rural Health (CRH) at the University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences has been selected as the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) Outreach Partner for 2015 for the state of North Dakota. The CRH joins a nationwide network of 55 mental health organizations committed to disseminating science-based information [...]

Civilian Ambassadors Forge Links between Grand Forks AFB, Community

Association of Defense Communities  Defense Communities 360 May 26, 2015 A group of civilian ambassadors appointed by the wing commander of Grand Forks Air Force Base has been staying busy, keeping the Grand Forks community in eastern North Dakota up to date about activities at the installation, organizing military appreciation day events and traveling to [...]

Free Research Methods and Analysis Courses Offered the Week of June 8, 2015

Greetings from CARMA, the Consortium for the Advancement of Research Methods and Analysis, now located at the University.  We are delighted to invite you to participate in our three research methods short courses, which will be offered on campus the week of June 8.  I am also very pleased to offer you the opportunity to [...]

Recently Released Funding Opportunities

Funding opprtunities from the Department of Defense (DoD) for Prostate Cancer Research Program (PCRP) and Gulf War Illness Research Program (GWIRP) managed by the office of Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP). Prostate Cancer Research Program (PCRP): Collaborative Undergraduate HBCU Student Summer Training Program Award Exceptional Responders Award Idea Development Award Impact Award Dr. Barbara [...]

Industry Experts and Major Energy Firms are set to Present at the 2015 Bakken Oil Conference in Grand Forks

Produced by BBI International and The Bakken Magazine, the second annual Bakken Conference & Expo will provide attendees with a comprehensive overview of the current state of the Bakken shale play. BBI International announced this week the agenda for the 2nd annual Bakken Conference & Expo, North Dakota’s premier shale oil event produced by The [...]

Research North Dakota Grant Applications DUE TODAY

The Division of Research & Economic Development wishes to remind research faculty that the Research North Dakota (RND) program has a deadline of May 22, 2015 for its seventh cycle of applications.  Applicants are also reminded that they must have a binding agreement concerning the disposition of intellectual property that may be created or used in the [...]

Pre-proposals for NSF Programs I-Corps Sites and Consortium for Advanced Manufacturing Foresights Due May 26, 2015

The National Science Foundation has issued the following program announcements which allow UND to submit only a limited number of submissions. Thus, if you are interested in submitting a proposal to NSF for the program, please let us know as soon as possible (barry.milavetz@UND.edu or 777.4280). Innovation Corps Sites Program (I-Corps Sites) #14-547 The National [...]

2015 Central Region IDeA Conference is June 1–3, 2015

ND INBRE is pleased to be hosting the 2015 Central Region IDeA Conference on June 1–3 at the Alerus Center, in Grand Forks. On behalf of the North Dakota IDeA (Institutional Development Award) Network of Biomedical Research Excellence (ND INBRE), we would like to invite you to attend the Central Region IDeA conference at the [...]

UND’s Institutional Review Board Meeting, Tuesday, June 2, 2015

UND’s Institutional Review Board Meeting will be held Tuesday, June 2, 2015 in Twamley, Room 305 at 2:00 p.m., to consider all Full Board Review research proposals that were submitted to the IRB Office before Friday, May 22, 2015. Clinical medical projects must be reviewed by the Clinical Medical Subcommittee before being brought to the [...]

2015 Dakota Conference is June 2–4, 2015

2015 Dakota Conference on Rural and Public Health June 2–4, 2015 Grand International Hotel, Minot, North Dakota Reserve your room today! Toll Free: 800.735.4493 Visit the Dakota Conference website for further details. The Dakota Conference is facilitated by the Center for Rural Health at the University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences [...]

Recent Grant Awards»

Derek Sporbert

TRIO Programs – “Upward Bound 12-17″ – Year four of five-year award – $394,416

David Delene

Atmospheric Sciences – “UTC Fall 2015 Flight Testing” – $105,007

David Bradley

Basic Sciences -  “Research and Development of Immunotherapeutic and Vaccine Candidates for Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Virus” – $396,622

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