11/13/13 Graduate Student Grant Recipients - View the complete list of Scholarly and Creative Activities Committee (SCAC) Graduate Student Grant recipients for fall semester 2013 online (PDF).
09/24/13 Get the Inside Track! Presentation on Graduate Student Research Awards Now Online: Graduate students unable to attend last week's informational forums now have the opportunity to learn more about the SCAC Graduate Research Grant Awards. The entire presentation, including tips and information about previous winners, is available online. Applications for the Graduate Student Research Awards are due by Oct. 4. Visit the SCAC Webpage today to get your inside track!
Information: Christi Boddiford, email@example.com, Ext. 6378.
09/12/13 - Nominations are now being accepted for the annual Faculty Distinguished Research and Creative Activities Awards. Two awards are available to recognize individuals with a distinguished record of securing external funding at UWF. The external funding may be for research, outreach, and/or training activities. At least one of these two awards will recognize an Assistant or Associate Professor with seven or fewer years of service at UWF whose record of external funding demonstrates outstanding achievement and significant future promise. In addition, two awards are available to recognize individuals with a distinguished record of scholarly and/or creative activities at UWF. At least one of these two awards will recognize an Assistant or Associate Professor with seven or fewer years of service at UWF whose record of scholarly and/or creative activities demonstrates outstanding achievement and significant future promise. Award recipients will receive $3,000 in a seed account to promote future research and/or creative activities. Direct any questions to firstname.lastname@example.org or Christi Boddiford at email@example.com or 850-857-6378. The submission deadline for these awards is 5:00 P.M. Central Time, Friday, January 10, 2014. These awards are funded by the Research and Sponsored Programs Trust Fund. See the links below for the application cover page and complete guidelines.
08/27/2013 - Graduate Student Research Grant Awards Available: The Scholarly and Creative Activities Committee (SCAC) would like to announce a call for proposals for the Fall 2013 Graduate Student Research Grant Awards. Grants of up to $1,000 are available to graduate students in good standing to support degree-completion projects and conference travel. Visit the Scholarly and Creative Activities Committee (SCAC) Graduate Student Research Awards web page for application guidelines. All applications must be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org due by October 4, 2013 at 5 p.m.
Information: Christi Boddiford, email@example.com, 850-857-6378.
ADVANCE Networks of Scholars: Research Funding Workshop - Friday, May 17, 2013, 12:30-2 p.m., Bldg. 4, Room 348.
This workshop is open to UWF Faculty ADVANCE Scholars. Learn to use advanced search tools to identify funding for your research interests. Learn about Faculty Incentives for proposal development provided by Research and Sponsored Programs. Reserve your place today by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or contact Susan Feathers at 850-474-2609.
NSF CAREER Proposal Development Working Group
Faculty who are writing a 2013 NSF CAREER Proposal are invited to meet with a small group of faculty supported by resources from UWF and Academic Research Funding Strategies. If you are interested in applying for the 2013 July deadline CAREER application, please contact Susan Feathers at 850-474-2609.
04/26/2013 SCAC Faculty Grant Recipients - View the complete list of Scholarly and Creative Activities Committee (SCAC) Faculty Grant recipients for 2013 online (PDF).
02/01/2013 - The Associate Vice President for Research has approved the use of $60,000 to support the Faculty Scholarly and Creative Activity Grants Program. Grants of up to $2,000 per project will be awarded to support research or creative activity. Proposals are invited from all interested full time, non-visiting faculty. Faculty are encouraged to submit proposals for projects that have the potential to produce externally funded support. The awarded funds may be used for expenses associated with a particular research project or creative activity. The deadline for applications is 5:00 P.M. CST, Friday, March 8, 2013. See complete guidelines and application cover page below. For questions or assistance, contact Research and Sponsored Programs at email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org, 850-857-6378 or 850-474-2824.
01/08/13 Book Study of Coming Apart: The State of White America, 1960-2010 (Charles Murray) - Join UWF faculty and staff in a "Brown Bag" luncheon book study of Exploring Research Ethics related to author Charles Murray's Coming Apart: The State of White America, 1960-2010. (more)
01/02/13 Cycle 2 Graduate Student Scholarly and Creative Activity Grant - The Scholarly and Creative Activities Committee (SCAC) is pleased to announce the competition for Graduate Student Scholarly and Creative Activity Grants for the spring 2013 semester. Graduate students in good standing may now submit applications for independent projects, conference travel or research required for degree completion. Grants of up to $1,000 may be given. The application deadline is 5:00 P.M., CST, Friday, February 8, 2013. Proposals received after the deadline will be ineligible to compete for an award. Guidelines and application forms are available on the SCAC web page. Applications will be rejected that fail to adhere to the format requirements listed in the guidelines. Questions should be directed to Research and Sponsored Programs at 857-6378, email@example.com or visit us in Building 11, Room 110.