OSP Events & Important Dates
Learn to use the resources OSP makes available to search for grant opportunities to support your research, scholarship, and creative endeavors.
We will look at the funding databases such as SPIN and GrantSearch and how to use them to look for specific opportunities, as well as how to set yourself up to receive regular email notices and alerts with opportunities that are a match to the areas of interest you define.
Sessions will be held in Michener Library Room 335 from 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. on the following dates:
- Thursday, October 17, 2013
- Wednesday, December 11, 2013
- Thursday, February 13, 2014
- Wednesday, April 16, 2014
It is not necessary to register; drop-ins are welcome.
If you have questions, contact Arlene Hansen, 351-1932.
OSP will be downloading the following webinars in #25 Kepner Hall. Please RSVP to email@example.com if you would like to attend.
NIH Support for the AREA Program -
Thursday, February 20, 12:30-1:20 p.m.
The Academic Research Enhancement Award (AREA) program is a longstanding National Institutes of Health (NIH) program that supports faculty research projects at colleges and universities that have not received much NIH funding in the past. This session will review the key requirements of the program. This session will review the key requirements of the program and introduce the new AREA program director.
Presenters: Michelle Timmerman, AREA Program Director, NIH
NEA's Collaborative Research Efforts and Funding Landscape
Thursday, February 20, 2:30 - 3:20 p.m.
This session will examine the National Endowment for the Art's research on the intersection of the arts with other fields and present information on key NEA funding opportunities.
Presenters: Sunil Iyengar, Director, Research & Analysis and Jen Hughes, Design Specialist, NEA
HRSA Update -
Friday, February 21, 7:30-8:20 a.m.
The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) supports a wide range of programs to strengthen the health care workforce, build healthy communities, and improve health equity. This session will provide an overview of HRSA programs for colleges and universities.
Presenter: Marcia Brand, Deputy Administrator, HRSA
Overview of the Dept. of State's Study of U.S. Institutes Programs
Friday, February 21, 8:30-9:40 a.m.
Each year, the U.S. Department of State solicits colleges and universities to design and implement Study of U.S. Institutes programs that target international professionals and undergraduate students to learn about U.S. culture and policy centered on specific topics. This session will provide insight on how attendees can develop competitive programs.
Presenter: Kevin Orchison, Program Officer, Study of the U.S. Institutes for Student Leaders, U.S. Department of State
Dept. of Education Funding Prospects for the Remainder of FY2014
Friday, February 21, 12:30-1:20 p.m.
This session will give an overview of the funding prospects for ED's higher education programs during the remainder of FY 14 and give insight on what stakeholders can expect in FY 15.
Presenter: Frederick Winter, Program Officer, Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary Education, U.S. Department of Education