If you haven't already done so, please review our general procedures for managing grant programs that limit the number of applications an institution or its subsidiary components may submit. If the University is currently conducting an internal competition pursuant to a grant program that interests you, you will find instructions below. If you would like to apply to a limited submission program that is not listed below, before you begin to prepare a proposal, please contact SPA Information Specialist Syd Conner for guidance, at 601-266-4119 or email@example.com.
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Always refer to sponsor guidelines for complete program details.
|Title: ORAU Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Awards|
|Internal (USM) Deadline: 5:00 pm Monday, November 24, 2015|
|Sponsor: Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU)|
Program Summary: The Powe Awards provide seed money for research by junior faculty at ORAU member institutions. Full-time assistant professors at member institutions within two years of their initial tenure track appointment (1/12/2013 through 1/12/2015) at their current (member) institution at the time of application are eligible. The eligible research topics are:
|Link to more information: www.orau.org/university-partnerships/faculty-student-programs/powe/default.aspx|
|Sponsor Restrictions: Only two (2) applications per institution are allowed, and they must be submitted electronically by the institution's Member Councilor (i.e., institutional representative). USM's internal competition facilitates the selection of the University's applicant(s).|
Instructions: Your USM Office of Research Administration (ORA) Grants Administrator will need all of the materials iterated below. In addition, you must email all of the materials except the Internal Approval Form to firstname.lastname@example.org. To participate in the internal competition:
Title: NSF Major Research Instrumentation Program (MRI) — Instrument Acquisition or Development
Internal (USM) Deadline: 5:00 pm Monday, December 1, 2014
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Link to more information:
Faculty members who want to compete should:
A selection committee appointed by the Vice President for Research will choose up to three concept papers for development into full proposals for submission to NSF.