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Division of Research offers a grant writing workshop Sept. 24

Learn the basics of grant proposal writing for public and private agencies and foundations during a special session from 12:30 to 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 24, in the Memorial Union River Valley Room. Topics to be covered in a general session include the elements of a successful proposal, how to develop a budget, the handling [...]

Final Research Brown Bag Session of the semester is April 18; note date change

The Division of Research would invites you to participate in the final Brown-Bag Lunch session for the semester.  It will be research-focused. The third session is titled “Ethics/Responsible Conduct in Research” and will be held from noon to 1 p.m. Monday, April 18, in the Memorial Union Memorial Room. Jack Weinstein, Philosophy and Religion, will be the [...]

Grant writing workshop set for Sept. 11

Learn the basics of grant proposal writing for public and private agencies and foundations from 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 11, in the Memorial Union River Valley Room. Topics to be covered in a general session include the elements of a successful proposal, how to develop a budget, the handling of compliance and intellectual property [...]

NSF issues PFC announcement

Physics Frontiers Centers (PFC) Program Solicitation# 10-560 www.nsf.gov/pubs/2010/nsf10560/nsf10560.htm?WT.mc_id=USNSF_25&WT.mc_ev=click The National Science Foundation has issued the following program announcement for Physics Frontiers Centers (PFC). The Physics Frontiers Centers (PFC) program supports university-based centers and institutes where the collective efforts of a larger group of individuals can enable transformational advances in the most promising research areas. The [...]

Abstract deadline for 30th annual Frank Low Research Day is March 31

The 30th annual Frank Low Research Day will be held Thursday, April 22, in the Memorial Union Ballroom and Lecture Bowl. There will be two keynote speakers and oral presentations provided by Medical and Graduate students in the Lecture Bowl. Students, staff and faculty in all basic science, allied health and clinical departments are encouraged to [...]

Senate Scholarly Activities Committee awards announced

The Senate Scholarly Activities Committee received nine Research/Creative Activity Grant Applications, requesting a total of $19,933.27,four Publication Applications, requesting a total of $3,115.00, and seven New Faculty Scholar Applications, requesting $35,620.00 in response to the February call for proposals.  The following awards were made at the Committee meeting of February 24, 2010: Research/Creative Activity awards: [...]

UND announces summer research opportunities in climate change for undergrad students

If a summer research opportunity in climate change sounds cool to you, Gretchen Mullendore, assistant professor in the University of North Dakota Department of Atmospheric Sciences, has a deal available. It’s called the “Communicating Climate Change” internship and applications for the program are available online at http://people.aero.und.edu/~gretchen/CCC2010-announcement-application.pdf; application deadline is March 22 (see more application [...]

NSF program director to provide discussion sessions

On Feb. 1 and 2, NSF program director Thomas J. Baerwald will provide a series of presentations about funding opportunities and procedures at NSF. Baerwald will facilitate four NSF funding discussion sessions over the two-day period. The Office of the Vice President for Research and the Department of Geography are coordinating Baerwald’s visit to UND. [...]