Vandal Ideas Project Deadlines Approaching
The Vandal Ideas Project (VIP), launched in October 2015, is a competitive universitywide grant program to stimulate bold new research, creative work and scholarship across disciplines.
A letter of intent is required by Feb. 1, 2016, and proposals are due March 1, 2016. For detailed criteria and other information, visit the Vandal Ideas Project website.
NSF Early Career Faculty Program Proposal Process
UI early career faculty are encouraged to submit a proposal for the National Science Foundation’s CAREER program.
The Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program offers the NSF’s most prestigious awards in support of early career faculty who exemplify the role of teacher-scholars through outstanding research, excellent education and the integration of education and research within the context of the mission of their organizations.Proposals are due to the NSF in mid-July. For assistance preparing a proposal, contact proposal development specialist Sarah Koerber at firstname.lastname@example.org.