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Other Opportunities

Research Development Links

In addition to the regularly scheduled grant-specific programs, Research Development Services offers a variety of programs suitable for faculty and researchers interested in pursuing extramural funding.

Early Career/Young Investigator Programs
Grantsmanship Workshops
Additional Opportunities

Early Career/Young Investigator Programs

Research Development Services is offering open panel discussions and seminars on the NSF CAREER program, NIH R Series, and NEH Fellowships in Academic Year 2017-2018. Although the sessions are open to all, sessions are targeted towards early career faculty. See the Seminars and Workshops page.

Grantsmanship Workshops

February 16, 2018, 9:00am to 2:00pm
Structuring Successful NIH Proposals & Revisions
Hosted by Research Development Services (RDS)
Presenter: Dr. Peg AtKisson, AtKisson Training Group

This workshop addresses both practical and conceptual aspects that are important to proposal writing success, specifically for UA Faculty interested in the NIH R Series. Seating is limited to 80 participants and available on a first-come-first-serve opportunity. Registration and materials are free of charge for UA Faculty. Registration is closed as we have reached capacity, please contact us to be placed on a waitlist.

Postdocs and advanced graduate students should register for a similar event taking place on February 15, 2018. See the UA Postdoc Affairs Office website for additional details.

RDS is planning a grantsmanship workshop covering other funding agencies (including NSF) in October of 2018. Additional details will be posted as they become available.

Additional Opportunities

February 1, 2018, 1:00pm to 2:30pm, Webinar: Responding to Requests for Information, Dear Colleague Letters, and other non-monetary requests from federal agencies. Hosted by Research Development Services (RDS) and presented by Lewis-Burke & Associates. A recording of the webinar is available through UA Box. Slides are available through UA Box.

March 1, 2018, 1:30pm to 3:00pm, Introduction to PIVOT Funding Database. Integrated Learning Center, room 112. Presented by Research Development Services (RDS) this hands-on workshop is open to campus. Learn about this free resource for UA faculty, students, and staff; how to build or claim your profile; and how to customize and save your searches. Register through UAccess Learning.

April 18, 2018, 1:30pm to 3:00pm, Introduction to PIVOT Funding Database. Integrated Learning Center, room 112. Presented by Research Development Services (RDS) this hands-on workshop is open to campus. Learn about this free resource for UA faculty, students, and staff; how to build or claim your profile; and how to customize and save your searches. Register through UAccess Learning.