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NSF Releases Draft of New PAPPG
Jun 6, 2019

NSF has issued a draft of the proposed PAPPG for the coming fiscal year.  The PAPPG is generally released in October, with implementation in Janu...

New workshop! Communicating Research Effectively
Jun 6, 2019

Communicating Research EffectivelyWhen? Tuesday, June 18 Where? IG Greer 224Time? 9:00am - 2:00pmSuccessful grant proposal writing requires researcher...

Cool Research: Comet inspires chemistry for making breathable oxygen on Mars
Jun 5, 2019

From this week's NCURA e-Xtra:Science fiction stories are chock full of terraforming schemes and oxygen generators for a very good reason -- we humans...

Summer Stipend for Writing a Grant Program - Summer 1 2020
Jun 4, 2019

In an effort to incentivize faculty preparing significant external research grant applications, the Office of Research is accepting applications for t...

NEH Summer Stipends Limited Submission Competition for FY 2020
May 28, 2019

In September, the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) will be accepting applications for its Summer Stipends program.  Fac...

May 2019 Issue of Research Development & Grantwriting News
May 17, 2019

The May 2019 issue of Research Development & Grantwriting News is now available (AppState login required).Research Development & Gra...

Spring 2019 University Research Council (URC) Grant Recipients
May 10, 2019

We are pleased to announce the University Research Council (URC) Grant Recipients for Spring 2019!Thank you to everyone who applied and congratulation...

Gender Bias in Grant Funding Uncovered by Textual Analysis
May 7, 2019

In this week's edition of GrantWeek: As reported in Science, a new study using computerized textual analysis has uncovered probable gender b...

National search yields Dr. Ece Karatan as Appalachian’s vice provost for research
May 6, 2019

BOONE, N.C. — After a national search for Appalachian State University’s vice provost for research, Dr. Ece Karatan, who has served in the interim...

Faculty & Staff Celebration of Externally Funded Research!
May 3, 2019

On Thursday, May 2nd we had our 2nd annual Faculty & Staff Celebration of Externally Funded Research! We had an amazing time and want to say thank...