Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Thursday, January 24, 2019

March 21 Research Symposium: "Opportunities in Cross- and Multi-Disciplinary Research

After the jump, see the announcement of the 2019 NC State University Research Symposium titled "Opportunities in Cross- and Multi-Disciplinary Research." This will be of considerable value to our College's faculty.

From COSSA: Comments about new NIH definition, and opportunity for

Colleagues, COSSA (of which we are a member) has informed of us two issues of interest to the social and behavioral science communities:

Friday, January 18, 2019

Thursday, January 17, 2019

January 2019 issue of Research Development and Grant Writing News

The January 2019 issue of Research Development and Grant Writing News has been posted to the Research Development Office's website

Topics in this issue include:
  • Tips on Successful Foundation Funding
  • Underlying Strategies for STEM Partnerships with Minority Serving Institutions
  • Scheduling the Production of Your NSF CAREER Proposal
  • Mark Twain’s Advice on Grant Writing
  • To Revise, Re-Write, or Begin Anew?
  • Win Your Grant on Page 1

Engaged Scholarship Travel Stipends

The Office of Outreach and Engagement is offering stipends for participation in Community Engaged Scholarship activity.

The Office has a limited number of $500 scholarships available to attend any College or Department approved conference or meeting to present or enhance faculty engaged scholarship. Faculty and staff can apply to be reimbursed for activities that will take place from January - June 2019. Preference will be given to faculty who have plans to submit conference proposals.

Monday, January 14, 2019

Limited Submission. Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF): Health and Climate Solutions

The Research Development Office has been made aware of interest in a limited submission opportunity with a short timeline. Any faculty interested in participating in an expedited internal competition to select NC State's submission for this opportunity should email a one page project description and a two page CV as one file to by 4:00 on Wednesday 1/15/19.

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF): Health and Climate Solutions
Through this funding opportunity, RWJF seeks to develop and amplify the evidence around a set of approaches that improve community health and well-being and advance health equity, while also addressing climate change adaptation or mitigation. 

Thursday, January 10, 2019

Outreach and Engagement (O&E) Incentive Grants Program.

The Office of Outreach and Engagement is pleased to announce the Request for Proposals (RFP) for the Outreach and Engagement (O&E) Incentive Grants Program. (Full RFP requirements are at

The O&E Incentive Grants Program seeks to align interdisciplinary faculty, their expertise, their students, and their research work to address significant community challenges in Wake County. This effort also supports student engagement through faculty and community collaborations.

Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Research and Innovation Seed Funding Program 2019

The Research and Innovation Seed Funding (RISF) program is now accepting proposals from NC State faculty and EHRA professionals. This is an internal seed funding program offered by the NC State's Office of Research & Innovation and the Kenan Institute for Engineering, Technology, and Science. 

The primary goal of the RISF program is to assist NC State researchers in developing innovative interdisciplinary programs that have strong potential for significant future external support from government agencies, corporations, industrial consortia or foundations. Teams can request up to $25,000 in RISF funds, and must provide a minimum of 25% cost match. 

Full RFP and additional requirements can be found here:

Friday, January 4, 2019

Funding Opportunity News | 1/4/19

To view previously announced funding opportunities, visit the RDO website.

GRIP4PSIORI is pleased to announce a new large-scale, inter-disciplinary seed-funding program to support the NC Plant Science Initiative (PSI). The Game-Changing Research Incentive Program for the Plant Sciences Initiative has $2.3 million in seed funding available. Two informational meetings will be held this month (January 15th & January 23rd) as well as a networking session (January 25th). Register for the informational meetings here. Full details about the program here