In a few short hours I read nine proposals from graduate students interested in funding for their research. Because this was a focused call, they were largely similar. 674 more words
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Right now a lot of us are waiting to hear if we won the NSF lottery. Someone recently on a panel who did not want to be identified shared some thoughts about what makes a good proposal. 1,089 more words
The “Application for New Awards; Upward Bound Programs” was published and made available to the public on Monday, October 17th, 2016.
Though many of us grant professionals respectfully requested that they reconsider, in this, the Department of Education has decided to uphold a new double-spacing requirement for all text in the application narrative, … 149 more words
Have you seen the studies that indicate a high correspondence between what students say about your class when queried after 10 minutes and after an entire semester? 553 more words
By now everyone has heard whether or not their preproposal at NSF in DEB or IOS has been invited for a full proposal. About three quarters of us are disappointed, perhaps fewer if people wrote more than one, so had better odds. 803 more words
In April, the School of Graduate Studies and Research and the Office of Sponsored Programs held an awards and recognition luncheon for the faculty who have made extraordinary strides in research, scholarship and economic impact across the region and country. 236 more words