Research Administration is Working Remotely

Research Administration is Working Remotely Dear Colleagues, As UCI returns to on-campus operations, it is important for our clients to know that all Research Administration (RA)1 staff will continue working remotely indefinitely.  Even though we will continue to work from home, we want you to know that our commitment to excellence is as strong as ever,…

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Announcing 2019 Awardees of the New “Research Growth Fund”

In June, 2019, the Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor created a funding program called the “Research Growth Fund” and began accepting proposals from the Deans.  The goal of the Fund was to identify specific opportunities for investment in our campus that would lead to growth in research.  The program was administered by the Vice Chancellor…

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Correction: Research Management System (RMS) – Announcing Phase 2 Launch!

With apologies, this message is being resent to correct an error in the RMS system hyperlink, which should have read “rms.research.uci.edu”. Research Management System (RMS) for the Animal Care and Use ProgramAnnouncing Phase 2 Launch! Dear Researchers, On Wednesday, February 1, 2017, the Office of Research (OR) will release the Research Management System (RMS) online…

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Research Management System (RMS) – Announcing Phase 2 Launch!

Research Management System (RMS) for the Animal Care and Use Program Announcing Phase 2 Launch! Dear Researchers, On Wednesday, February 1, 2017, the Office of Research (OR) will release the Research Management System (RMS) online animal ordering and cage management module (https://rms.research.uci.edu) for use by researchers and support staff.  This module is part of OR’s…

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CALL FOR PROPOSALS: 2014 Edward Mallinckrodt, Jr. Foundation Grants

The mission of the Edward Mallinckrodt, Jr. Foundation (EMJF) is to support early stage, highly promising investigators (in the first to fourth year of a tenure-track position) engaged in basic biomedical research that has the potential to advance the understanding, diagnosis or treatment of disease.   EMJF grants provide $60,000 per year for a period…

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Call for Concept Papers: Moore Foundation – Due Friday 4/25/14

Call for Concept Papers: Moore Foundation I am pleased to invite you to submit brief concept papers for consideration for discussion with the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation. While the Moore Foundation does not anticipate any open calls for proposals through 2015, they have indicated a willingness to review selected concepts on an ad hoc…

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CALL FOR PROPOSALS: NSF Research Traineeship Program (replaces IGERT)

The NSF Research Traineeship (NRT) program is designed to encourage the development of bold, new, potentially transformative, and scalable models for STEM graduate training that ensure that graduate students develop the skills, knowledge, and competencies needed to pursue a range of STEM careers. The NRT program initially has one priority research theme – Data-Enabled Science…

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CALL FOR PROPOSALS: Scalable Nanomanufacturing (SNM) – NSF 14-544

The National Science Foundation is inviting grant applications for collaborative research and education in scalable nanomanufacturing, including the long-term societal implications of large-scale implementations of nanomanufacturing innovations. Although many nanofabrication techniques have been able to produce relatively small quantities of nanomaterials and devices for characterization and evaluation purposes, this program emphasizes research to overcome the…

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CALL FOR PROPOSALS: NEH Challenge Grants

The National Endowment for the Humanities is inviting applications for Challenge Grants, capacity-building grants that are intended to help institutions and organizations secure long-term improvements in and support for their humanities programs and resources.   Challenge Grants provide matching funds that may be used to establish or enhance endowments or spend-down funds (that is, funds…

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CALL FOR PROPOSALS: NIDDK Diabetes Research Centers (P30)

The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases is inviting grant applications for Diabetes Research Centers, which will serve as a key component of the NIDDK-supported research effort to develop new therapies and improve the health of Americans with, or at risk for, diabetes and related endocrine and metabolic disorders.  The Centers promote…

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