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Funding Opportunity: Grant Program for Projects on Multicultural Activities

By: Heather Lennon The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) recognizes the importance of acknowledging and appropriately responding to cultural and linguistic influences across the discipline.  This grant program provides support for the infusion of multiculturalism into our clinical, educational, and professional programs; and the activities of allied/related associations and organizations. When are applications due? Applications must […]

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Funding Opportunity: Funds for the College Sexual Assault Policy and Prevention Initiative

By: Heather Lennon The Department of Health and Human Services (Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health) has announced an availability of funds for the College Sexual Assault Policy and Prevention Initiative.  For this initiative, each grantee will: Partner with organizations in position to influence policies and practices at post-secondary schools to institute policies and […]

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Funding Opportunity: VCU Commercialization Fund

By: Heather Lennon The VCU Commercialization Fund aims to support the development of inventions that have been disclosed to VCU Innovation Gateway.  An invention must be on file or submitted to VCU Innovation Gateway prior to the submission of the funding request.  Once funded, the project should reach completion in 12 months or less.  Funded […]

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Funding Opportunity: VCU Presidential Research Quest Fund

By: Heather Lennon The VCU Presidential Research Quest Fund (the “Research Fund”), formerly known as the VCU Presidential Research Incentive Program (PRIP), aims to provide all faculty internal funding opportunities to support new, emerging, or continuing research.  The Research Fund addresses three initiatives in the VCU “Quest for Distinction” Strategic Plan: 1) increasing and diversifying […]

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Funding Opportunity: American Cancer Society Institutional Research Grant

By: Heather Lennon The American Cancer Society has awarded an Institutional Research Grant to Virginia Commonwealth University, Massey Cancer Center.  Grant applications are now being invited from junior faculty for the award of small research grants of up to $30,000 for one year to perform basic, pre-clinical, clinical, and cancer-control research studies (including but not […]

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Funding Opportunity: Gerald R. Ford Scholar Award in Honor of Richard Teeter

By: Heather Lennon The Gerald R. Ford Scholar Award in Honor of Robert M. Teeter is an annual award of $5,000 given to a doctoral student to support dissertation research and writing in any field related to any aspect of the United States political process and public policy during the last half of the 20th […]

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Funding Monday: Humanities Research Center Residential Fellowships for Spring 2017

Each year the Humanities Research Center’s Residential Fellowship Program gives four faculty members who are working on related topics release from all teaching responsibilities in the Spring Semester so that they can focus on their individual research projects and at the same time engage regularly with each other. The goal is to foster intellectual exchange […]

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Funding Opportunity: IES Unsolicited Grant Opportunities

By: Heather Lennon The Institute of Education Sciences (IES) has announced that it will consider unsolicited applications for research, evaluation, and statistics projects that would make significant contributions to the mission of the organization.  Under this announcement, the IES will consider applications for projects that are not eligible under the institute’s current grant competitions.  The […]

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Funding Opportunity: Spencer Foundation Small Research Grant

By: Heather Lennon The Spencer Foundation Small Research Grants program supports small scale and pilot research projects that have budgets of $50,000 or less.  The program aims to fund academic work that will contribute to the improvement of education, broadly conceived.  Historically, the Foundation has funded proposals spanning a wide range of topics and research […]

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Funding Opportunity: Miller Center National Fellowship Program

By: Heather Lennon What better way to start off the New Year than with a new funding opportunity! The Miller Center National Fellowship program funds scholars completing dissertations that employ history to shed light on American politics and public policy, foreign relations and the impact of global affairs on the United States, media and politics, […]

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