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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, [...]

UND grad Nolby to coordinate North Dakota Space Grant Consortium, N.D. NASA EPSCoR

Space Studies alumna Caitlin Nolby has been appointed coordinator for the North Dakota Space Grant Consortium following the retirement earlier this year of Suezette Bieri, who ran the program for more than 20 years. Nolby also will be coordinator for the North Dakota NASA EPSCoR (Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research) program. The N.D. NASA Space Grant Consortium involves North [...]

North Dakota EPSCoR program receives NASA award to invest in research

The North Dakota NASA Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) program has been awarded $375,000 from NASA for its Research Infrastructure Development (RID) project proposal submitted back in July 2012. In addition to the award from NASA, the North Dakota State Legislature matched funding to the project. These funds will be used for NASA [...]

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 [...]

UND scientists win NASA research awards

Two UND scientists are among a select group of researchers nationwide to receive recently announced National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) research grants. Both of the proposals from UND–one including a collaborative project with North Dakota State University–were named among the top seven of the 27 awards announced by NASA and were selected for three year [...]