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UROP - Spring 2015

The Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program invites applications for Spring 2015 projects. Contact: Dr. Wendy Nicholson-Kotas, (612)624-4368.
Deadline: Oct. 6

MnDRIVE RSAM - Grants, Awards

The Minnesota Discovery, Research and InnoVation Economy intiative and
the College of Science and Engineering announce Robotics, Sensors, and
Advanced Manufacturing
grant and award opportunities:
1. Exploratory Grants
Deadline Sept. 30
2. Entrepreneurship Awards
Deadline Sept. 30
3. Graduate Scholars
Deadline: Sept. 15
4. Undergraduate Scholars
Deadline: Sept. 15

The Global Midwest

The Humanities Without Walls Consortium invites applications for funding from cross-institutional teams of faculty and graduate students wishing to collaboratively pursue research topics related to The Global Midwest.
Deadline: Oct. 30

McKnight Funding

The McKnight Land-Grant Professorship Awards program invites nominations to advance the careers of promising junior faculty members who are at the beginning stages of their professional careers. For questions, contact: Chris Bremer, (612)625-6176.
Nomination Deadline: Oct. 28.


Children & Families - Research Grants

The Administration for Children and Families, Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, invites applications for the Family Strengthening Research Scholars grants, to support dissertation research on healthy marriage/responsible fatherhood policy issues (HMRF). Funding opportunity number:
HHS-2014-ACF-OPRE-PD-0804.
Letter of Intent Deadline: June 23
Application Deadline: July 22

Johns Hopkins - PhD Stipend Award

The International Center on Nonviolent Conflict, Johns Hopkins University, invites applications for the first PhD Stipend Award in civil resistance.
Deadline: May 9

Institute for Advanced Studies

1. The Global Midwest project, funded by the Mellon Foundation
Proposal Deadline: Fri. March 7
2. Grad, Undergrad, and Professional Students - Win a Kindle Fire! 2014 Sustainability Symposium, "Tell us Your Sustainability Story," April 11.
Abstract Deadline: March 14

LAGRANT - Grad & Undergrad Scholarships

The LAGRANT Foundation, a nonprofit organization in Los Angeles, provides scholarships to minority undergraduate and graduate students. LAGRANT invites applications for 2014:
1. Undergraduate Scholarships
2. Graduate Scholarships
Deadlines: Feb. 28, 11:59 pm PST

NCRW - Dissertation Award

The National Council for Research on Women issues a call for submissions for the Mariam K. Chamberlain Dissertation Award, to be announced during the Council's annual conference, May 14-16, Rackham Graduate School, University of Michigan-Ann Arbor.
Deadline: March 10, 11:59 pm EST

Rachel Tanur Memorial Prize

The Social Science Research Council announces a biannual grants from the Mark Family Fund for the Rachel Tanur Memorial Prize for Visual Sociology.
Deadline: Feb. 17, 2014