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The Research and Instruction in STEM Education (RISE) Network invites you to: Meet a New Collaborator! Date: January 30th, 2019 Time: 11:45 am- 1:30pm Place: UTLC Faculty Center Do you ever wonder what research is happening on campus? Would you like to meet others with shared research interests? Would you like to identify collaborators for pursuing […]

“Diversifying the Sciences: Submissions & Funding Success at the National Science Foundation” UNCG Biology, the Office of Sponsored Programs, and the Office of Research and Engagement invite you to a special event on Feb 11, 2019. Mark your calendars and RSVP now for a conversation with Dr. Leslie Risser, NSF Acting Deputy Director for Environmental Biology. […]

A revised version of the NSF Proposal & Award Policies & Procedures Guide (PAPPG), (NSF 19-1) has been issued. The new PAPPG will be effective for proposals submitted, or due, on or after January 28, 2019.  Significant changes include: Addition of Research.gov as an option for proposal preparation and submission, and proposal file updates; Revision […]

Big changes have come, and PDF application packages are no longer available/issued from Grants.gov New applications will use the “Grants.gov Workspace” process which will enable multiple colleagues to work on a grant application online together. Want to learn more about Workspace? https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/applicants/workspace-overview.html https://youtu.be/oTflTcJyQTg https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8HpXR1RxSkg https://blog.grants.gov/2017/03/20/teaming-up-on-a-federal-grant-application-in-grants-gov-workspace/ For more information or to receive this notice through email, […]

Reminder: IRBIS will be upgraded to 5.09.06.03 on March, 23rd. IRBIS is the Institutional Review Board Information System, used to track and manage Human Subjects Research data. To perform this upgrade, THE SYSTEM WILL BE TAKEN OFFLINE AND UNAVAILABLE MOST OF THE DAY on Friday, March 23rd. The upgrade will have to take place during business hours due to the nature […]

Do not use the cover letter to request study section assignment: Applicants who want to communicate requests on assignment and peer review of applications must use a new PHS Assignment Request Form within NIH ASSIST. https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/notice-files/NOT-OD-16-008.html For more information or to receive this notice through email, contact aubreyturner@uncg.edu.

Authentication of Key Biological and/or Chemical Resources Applicants proposing the use of established key biological and/or chemical resources are expected to include a plan to authenticate these resources in the “Authentication of Key Biological and/or Chemical Resources” attachment. “Key biological and/or chemical resources” refers to established reagents or resources that will be used in the […]

New policies for studies involving human subjects and/or clinical trials: Carefully select the right NIH funding opportunity announcement, because most NIH funding either “requires”, “prohibits”, or allows “optional” clinical trials. Pay extra careful attention, so you apply to the correct opportunity. Familiarize yourself with the new required “Human Subject and Clinical Trial Information form” as […]

Please note that IRBIS will be upgraded to 5.09.06.03 on March, 23rd. IRBIS is the Institutional Review Board Information System, used to track and manage Human Subjects Research data. To perform this upgrade, THE SYSTEM WILL BE TAKEN OFFLINE AND UNAVAILABLE MOST OF THE DAY on Friday, March 23rd. The upgrade will have to take place […]