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Faculty Grant Writing Institute: "Finding Funding"

Friday, October 24 at 3:00pm KSU Center, Room 460

The Office of Research's next installment of the Faculty Grant Writing Institute will be Friday, October 24 at 3:00pm in KSU Center Room 460. This month's workshop, led by Preaward Assistant Director Natasha Stark, will focus on Finding Funding. Come learn all the tips and tricks to figuring out where the funding is and what opportunities are right for you!

RSVP to Natasha Stark at or (470) 578-3365.


"Meet the Experts in NIH Peer Review" Webinars

Sign up before October 28!

The NIH Center for Scientific Review (CSR) will host webinars "to give new NIH grant applicants and others useful insights into the submission and review processes" (NIH Extramutral Nexus). Registration ends October 28. Webinars will focus on AREA (Nov 4), Fellowship Awards (Nov 5), SBIR/STTR (Nov 7), and R01 (Nov 10).

Sign up here:


2015 OVPR Grants

Internal Seed Funding for Tenure-Track Faculty

The OR is no longer accepting applications for the 2015 OVPR Grant cycle. Applicants will be contacted directly once award decisions are made. Awards will also be posted on the OVPR website:



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The OR receives emails and updates daily about upcoming grant proposal deadlines from all disciplines and sponsor types. Click the link below to see what's new!

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Office of Research Newsletter

News Briefs: Stories, advice, and news from the Office of Research.

September 2014 Issue


Get an Inside Look at How to Get Funded

The Faculty Grant Writing Institute at KSU

Need a big shiny microscope? Travel money for a conference? Project funds? Grad students? Lab supplies? Art supplies?Time? External funding is the answer. But the bigger question is, where do I start?? Read More.


Carolyn's Corner

The FY 2015 OVPR Pilot Grant Program

Hopefully you saw the multiple announcements on KSU Inform about the FY15 OVPR Pilot Grant Program. You may have noticed we are reserving approximately 2/3 of funding for pre-tenure faculty within 12 years of receiving their terminal degree... Read More.


Early Career Peer Review

Get an insider's perspective before you submit

Ready to jump start your research career and improve your grant applications? Then the NIH Early Career Reviewer Program is right for you! Read More.

Want to contribute? We'd love to hear from you! Contact Kelly Millsaps with your stories and news.

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