New internal funding opportunities available; deadline approaching for Scholarship Catalyst Program; OVPR changes name to Office of Research and Innovation

Oct. 25

October Faculty Research Club Hosted by the Office of Research & Innovation, Presentations from Past Award Programs
4 p.m.
Texas Tech Club, Suite Level (Fifth Floor)

The Faculty Research Club is intended to provide a social setting to stimulate interdisciplinary research collaborations, promote informal discussions about research and disseminate information about campus resources to faculty. To stimulate conversation, several faculty members will give a 5-minute summary of their research and opportunities for collaboration. This month's meeting will feature Zachary Brittsan (History), David Lindsay (Art) and Miranda Scolari (Psychological Sciences). For more information >>

Oct. 26

TTUHSC & TTU Collaborative Meeting
11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Innovation Hub at Research Park

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Oct. 30-31

Broader Impacts Workshop (Attend 1 of 2 Sessions)
1 p.m. - 3 p.m. (Oct. 30)
1 p.m. - 3 p.m. (Oct. 31)
Room 309, Library (Both sessions)

Don't let the Broader Impacts section of your proposal be the weak link that prevents your grant proposal from being funded. Attend one of two workshop sessions on Broader Impacts to learn from successful examples of broader impacts activities and best practices in dissemination, and to develop your own broader impacts section of your proposal. RSVP to by October 19th.

Nov. 14

ORS Training & Outreach: National Science Foundation
10 a.m. - Noon
Room 151, TLPDC

The National Science Foundation (NSF) is an independent federal agency which funds research and education in most fields of science and engineering, receiving approximately 40,000 proposals each year. TTU receives most of its awards from NSF. Presenters will provide information on the components and format of a NSF proposal, most common NSF funding programs, current NSF merit review criteria, and other related topics. This is the session to go to if you are interested in applying to NSF. Seating is limited to 15 attendees. You can register here >>


Oct 12, 2018