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Research Division announces fall 2017 funding, workshops and deadlines

From staff reports | Aug 23, 2017

The Ohio University Research Division will offer several workshops this fall for faculty, staff and students seeking to apply for internal awards to support their research, scholarship or creative work. Proposals will be accepted during fall semester for several of the internal awards programs.

More information about these and other programs, including guidelines, may be found on the Research Division funding page ( www.ohio.edu/research/funding.cfm ).
 

FOR FACULTY AND STAFF

Ohio University Research Committee (OURC)

Competitive awards of up to $8,000 provide seed money for faculty and staff to pursue new research and creative activity projects. Priority is for new faculty and staff, or established faculty pursuing projects that are a clear departure from previous research foci.  Two review cycles in fall and spring.

Deadlines:  Thurs., Oct. 12, 2017, 4:00 pm and Thurs., Feb. 8, 2018, 4:00 pm

Workshops:  Thurs., Sept. 14, 2017, 2-3 pm; Fri., Sept. 15, 2017, 10-11 am (repeat session); 301U Alden Library; light refreshments provided; Tues., Nov. 7, 2017, 10-11 am; Wed., Nov. 8, 2017 (repeat session), 2-3 pm; 301U Alden Library; light refreshments provided
 

Baker Fund Awards Committee

Competitive awards of up to $12,000 to faculty and staff to support research, scholarship and creative activity. The Committee seeks to support projects that are near completion and can hopefully be brought to full completion with the assistance of an award.  Two review cycles in fall and spring.

Deadlines:   Thurs., Oct. 19, 2017, 4:00 pm and Thurs., Feb. 15, 2018, 4:00 pm

Workshops:  Thurs., Sept. 14, 2017, 2-3 pm; Fri., Sept. 15, 2017, 10-11 am (repeat session); 301U Alden Library; light refreshments provided; Tues., Nov. 7, 2017, 10-11 am; Wed., Nov. 8, 2017 (repeat session), 2-3 pm; 301U Alden Library; light refreshments provided
 

1804 Fund

Funds to enhance the undergraduate and graduate student educational experience, faculty research and research infrastructure.

Deadlines:   Feb. 15, 2018 for preliminary discussions; Mar. 15, 2018, 4:00 pm, proposal deadline

Workshops: Tues., Sept. 19, 2017, 4:00-5:00 pm; Wed., Sept. 20, 2017, 11:00-noon (repeat); 301U Alden Library. Tues., Jan. 30, 2018, 11:00-noon; Wed., Jan. 31, 2018, 9:00-10:00 am; 301U Alden Library. 

Note: attending these workshops is optional and is not a substitute for the required meeting with the VP for Research and Creative Activity or Dean of University College.
 

FOR STUDENTS

Provost Undergraduate Research Fund

Small awards of up to $1,500 to fund research and creative activity conducted by undergraduates.

Deadline:   Thurs., Sept. 28, 2017, 4:00 pm

Workshops:  Tues., Sept. 5, 2017, 4-5 pm; Wed., Sept. 6, 2017, 11-noon (repeat session); 301U Alden Library
 

Ohio University Undergraduate Travel Fund

Small awards of up to $500 for travel assistance for undergraduate students presenting their research or creative work at a conference or other venue for presentation.

Deadline: open deadline

 

Student Enhancement Awards

Competitive awards to support undergraduate, graduate and medical student research, scholarship and creative activities. Awards of up to $6,000 to support research and travel to attend a professional meeting to present results.

Deadline: Thurs., Jan. 18, 2018, 4:00 pm

Workshops: Wed., Nov. 15, 2017, 12-1 pm; Thurs., Nov. 16, 2017, 5-6 pm (repeat session); 301U Alden Library; light refreshments provided.

 

Graduate Student Senate programs

Grant Student Senate Grant for Original Work
Competitive awards to graduate students to conduct original research, scholarship or creative work. Semester deadlines. Maximum award $750.

Fall Deadline: Sept. 15
 

Grant Student Senate Travel Program
Will support travel to present original work, as well as travel for professional development workshops and seminars. Proposal selected by lottery. Semester deadlines. Maximum award $500.

Fall Deadline: Oct. 20