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National Science Foundation Early Career Development Program (CAREER)
The CAREER program is a Foundation-wide activity that offers the National Science Foundation’s most prestigious awards in support of early-career faculty who have the potential to serve as academic role models in research and education and to lead advances in the mission of their department or organization.

BIO, CISE, EHR – July 18, 2018
ENG – July 19, 2018
GEO, MPS, SBE – July 20, 2018

News

Ogawa Awarded Inaugural Terra Foundation Affiliated Fellowship
Dr. David Ogawa has been named the inaugural Terra Foundation Affiliated Fellow. The fellowship is awarded to art historians researching topics related to Italian-American exchange. To learn more about Dr. Ogawa’s project, check out the Spring 2018 American Academy in Rome Magazine.

Traver Receives Prestigious Fulbright U.S. Scholar Award
Dr. Cherrice Traver has secured a prestigious Fulbright U.S. Scholar award to collaborate with the Department of Electrical and Information Engineering (DEIE) at the University of Ruhuna in Sri Lanka to implement a new degree program in “Computer and Electrical Engineering.”

Academic Opportunity Program (AOP) Receives Grant for Scholarship Support
The three-year grant will help support and better prepare the most promising AOP students who are poised for success after graduation — in graduate studies, professional endeavors, and as contributors to their local communities and society more broadly.

Anderson Awarded NSF Innovation Corps Grant
Dr. Ann Anderson has been awarded an I-Corps grant for her project, “I-Corps: Aerogels – A Catalyst for Cleaner Air.” The I-Corps™ program is designed to prepare scientists and engineers to extend their focus beyond the university laboratory and to accelerate the economic and societal benefits of NSF-funded, basic-research projects that are ready to move toward commercialization.

Union College Concert Series Receives $10,000 Grant from the NEA
Led by artistic director Derek Delaney, the Union College Concert Series has received a $10,000 grant in support of “The American Sound: Modernism and Eclecticism,” a project featuring recent works and a Union-commissioned piece by some of today’s leading American composers.

Kehlbeck, Cotter Awarded NSF Scholarships in STEM Track 2 Grant
Dr. Joanne Kehlbeck and Dr. David Cotter have been awarded nearly $1 million from the National Science Foundation Scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Programs to provide scholarship support to high-achieving students from under-resourced, rural high schools and to improve the retention rates and success of these students in the STEM fields, specifically by addressing the unique challenges they face.

10 Common Grant-Writing Mistakes
The Chronicle of Higher Education
Jude P. Mikal and Gina Rumore

 

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Blair Raymond
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Nicole Marshall
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