Posts Tagged ‘funding’

Jefferson Science Policy Fellowships, applications due Jan. 14

Have you always been interested in the intersection of science and government policy? If you’re a tenured or similarly ranked academic scientist or physician, spend a year in Washington, D.C., as a Jefferson Science Fellow. Fellows are assigned to the U.S. Department of State or U.S. Agency for International Development based on their interests and agency needs. After the year is up, fellows return to his or her faculty position with the option to continue … Read More

Funding Focus: Understanding Foundation Funding, Nov. 8

Are you familiar with NIH funding but not sure where to start when it comes to foundations? Maybe you need seed funding for a new project or you’re planning a conference and could use help finding corporate sponsors. Join us for November’s Funding Focus seminar, Understanding Foundation Funding, presented by the OHSU Foundation’s Office of Corporate and Foundation Relations. The seminar will be held Thursday, November 8 from 12 to 1 p.m. in Mackenzie Hall … Read More

School of Medicine faculty: Gerlinger Research Award, due Nov. 23

School of Medicine faculty members are eligible to apply for $10,000 to $40,000 in funding from the Gerlinger Research Award. The award can be used for salary, equipment, or supplies. Preference will be given to research dealing with collagen disease, arthritis or DMSO. Applications are due November 23, 2012. Download the grant instructions and the application.

Doris Duke career development award for clinician scientists, LOI due Oct. 29

The Doris Duke Clinical Scientist Development Award Program provides junior physician-scientist faculty with $150,000 per year for up to three years to support mentored research in any disease area as they begin their careers as independent clinical investigators. To be eligible, applicants must: Hold a M.D., D.O., or foreign equivalent degree from an accredited institution; Have an active U.S. medical license – U.S. citizenship is not required; Have a full-time faculty position not higher than the … Read More

Virtual conference: Federal agencies speak about funding priorities

Listen to leaders from the National Institutes of Health, National Science Foundation, Department of Defense and other federal agencies speak about their research priorities and budgets for the coming year. A free, week-long webcast will be aired October 29 – November 2, 2012 for faculty and staff at research universities across the country. The webinars are sponsored by the University of Missouri, the National Association of College and University Business Officers, and the Florida High-Tech … Read More

Getting started with SciVal Experts: Find researchers for a funding opportunity

Here’s the final video in our five-week series of Getting to Know SciVal Experts. In this video, learn how to find potential collaborators for a funding opportunity by conducting a full text search in SciVal Experts. Learn more about SciVal Experts, or watch other videos in the series.

New procedure for submitting grants to private foundations and corporations

Do you ever submit grants to private foundations or corporations? If so, the OHSU Foundation might be able to help! The OHSU Foundation Office of Corporate & Foundation Relations manages fundraising efforts for OHSU by using the Notice of Intent Form (previously known as the Foundation Clearance & Proposal Tracking Form). Because working with foundations often requires a coordinated outreach effort, we ask that all investigators notify us before submitting an application or letter of … Read More

Reminder: Grant Writing 101, June 14

This June, we’re going back to the basics with one of our most popular Funding Focus seminars: Grant Writing 101. The seminar will be held Thursday, June 14 from 12 to 1 p.m. in Mac Hall 2201. It’s open to all researchers and research administrators at OHSU, but it’s perfect for those new to OHSU or to the grant writing in general. You’ll learn the key elements of a successful proposal, including how to: Plan … Read More

Jonah Sacha, Ph.D., secures $1 million in funding for HIV vaccine research

Back in January we announced that Louis Picker, M.D., and his research team had received $8 million from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to further develop a promising HIV vaccine candidate. OHSU researchers have secured an additional $1 million from the Gates Foundation through their Grand Challenges Explorations funding program. Research will be led by assistant scientist Jonah Sacha, Ph.D., at the Vaccine and Gene Therapy Institute on OHSU’s West Campus. Sacha and his colleagues will attempt … Read More

Funding Focus: SciVal Experts, May 10

If you attended the Research Week keynote lecture by Nora Disis, M.D., last night, then you may have heard her explain how she used a database called SciVal Experts to find fellow cancer researchers with similar expertise. Dr. Disis is a researcher at the University of Washington, but you have access to SciVal Experts at OHSU, too. This Thursday, May 10 from 12 to 1 p.m. in Mac Hall 2201, Research Funding & Development Services … Read More

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