Thursday, March 31, 2016

How to Work With DARPA

How to Work With DARPA
(An Overview of DARPA Thrust Areas and How DARPA Works)

(If you are interested in this opportunity, please RSVP as indicated below--space is filling rapidly)

Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Gulf Research Program’s Award Year 2016 Synthesis Grants

There are considerable opportunities here, in particular, for social scientists to participate in this research.

UNC GA Research Opportunities Initiative -Call for Preproposals Announced

Updated April 7: There is a misprint in the UNC-GA Research Opportunities Initiative (ROI) RFP. It states that both the Front Matter and Project Description sections of the pre-proposal require a list of key personnel and affiliations. This is a misprint; key personnel information is only required in the Front Matter section.

Pre-proposals are due to the NCSU Office of Research, Innovation, and Economic Development (ORIED) by 5 pmApril 11.

This announcement will be of considerable interest to interdisciplinary scholars in our college whose work touches on the priority areas listed in this announcement. Please let the research office know if you are interested in this opportunity and we will do all we can to help you and your team.

Friday, March 25, 2016

UPDATE: FRPD Applications Deadline Extended: Now April 15

Colleagues, the FRPD call for proposals is now live, and available below, and at 

New Funding Opportunities

Here are some new funding opportunities of interest to our faculty.

Reminder: Research and Innovation Seed Funding Due April 1


Announcement Date:  Friday, February 19 2016
The Research and Innovation Seed Funding (RISF) Program is now accepting proposals from NC State faculty and EPA research professionals.
Due Date:  Proposals are due Friday, April 1, 2016, 5:00 P.M.

Thursday, March 24, 2016

The March 2016 issue of Research Development and Grant Writing News

The March 2016 issue of Research Development and Grant Writing News has been posted to: [This is an excellent resource for all our faculty.]

The Research Development Office maintains an institutional-level subscription allowing us to distribute freely within NC State University. You will need to use your Unity ID to access this outstanding resource.   

Friday, March 18, 2016

New Funding Opportunities

These are selected funding opportunities from the Research Development Office. The first item listed, a limited submission program, will be of particular interest to scholars interested in the criminal justice system. Others may seem oriented toward STEM, but these also are likely to have important social scientific and humanistic elements.

Thursday, March 17, 2016

The National Consortium for Data Science (NCDS) Data Fellows (Due April 7)

The National Consortium for Data Science (NCDS) is accepting proposals for NCDS Data Fellows through  April 7, 2016. See theCall for Proposals for proposal requirements and online application form.
This program provides $50,000 in funding to early-career faculty within five years of first tenure-track/tenured appointment working in the area of data science and data-focused business problems.

Friday, March 11, 2016

Equipment and Facilities Proposals: Tips for Success (WEBINAR)

Date: Tuesday, March 22nd, 2016
Time: 10:00am -11:30am EST (45 min presentation, 45 min Q&A)

Wednesday, March 9, 2016

NSF Career Award Panel at NC State

There are still spaces available for this event.  Please forward this to anyone who might be interested.  Thank you.

Reminder: NSF Career Award Panel
Hosted by the PDU within ORIED
March 25th, 2016
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Convocation Center, Centennial Textiles Complex (Room 2225)

Friday, March 4, 2016

New Limited Submission and Other Opportunities

Please let me know if you are interested in any of these funding opportunities, particularly those that are listed as "Limited Submission," since they must be reviewed and approved within the University.

Wednesday, March 2, 2016

Faculty Fellows: Unique Faculty Development Opportunity in Washington, DC

Colleagues, see below for an interesting opportunity to spend a semester in Washington D.C. engaging with groups that fit your expertise. This may not be timely for the fall, but you may wish to apply for Spring 2017, or later.

FRPD Request for Proposals for FY 2016-17 -- DUE APRIL 15

Colleagues, the FRPD call for proposals is now live, and available below, and at 

Tuesday, March 1, 2016

ORIED Internal Seed Funding Programs

The office of Research, Innovation, and Economic Development is pleased to announce our internal seed funding programs are open for proposals. Please visit the linked websites for more information on these programs.