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North and South Dakota EPSCoR awarded grant to establish DakotaBioCon

Four universities in North Dakota and South Dakota have been awarded a $6 million grant to establish the Dakota Bioprocessing Consortium (DakotaBioCon) and conduct collaborative research. The National Science Foundation Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (NSF EPSCoR) has awarded North Dakota EPSCoR and South Dakota EPSCoR research funding for North Dakota State University, UND, [...]

ND EPSCoR offers assistantship program for graduate students

The North Dakota Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research provides competitive funding designed to increase graduate school opportunities for students from Dickinson State University, Mayville State University, Minot State University, Valley City State University and the state’s tribal colleges. The Graduate Student Research Assistantship program supports master’s or doctoral degree applicants in science, engineering and [...]

EPSCoR announces award of $640,000 in new faculty start-up monies to academic departments

The North Dakota Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (ND EPSCoR) has announced that four academic departments at UND will share in $640,000 designated for five New Faculty Start-up opportunities. These funds are made available to departments on a competitive basis and are designed to enhance the start-up packages offered to prospective research faculty during [...]

ND EPSCoR state conference set for Sept. 29

The North Dakota Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) is holding its 2010 state conference at the Alerus Center Wednesday, Sept. 29. The EPSCoR meeting this year is unprecedented in that it is co-located with the R&D Showcase. Consequently, we anticipate unique opportunities for interactions between university faculty, students, and business and governmental leaders. Particular [...]