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ORDA Weekly Update

Updated December 18, 2017


National Science Foundation, Fall 2017 Grants Conference

The Fall 2017 National Science Foundation (NSF) Grants Conference Webcast is now available online. You can view all the presentations and recordings of the plenary sessions from the NSF Grants Conference. Topics include: Types of NSF Funding Opportunities, Proposal Preparation, Award Management, the Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program, Merit Review, and more.


Tinker Foundation, Institutional Grants

Supports conferences, workshops, and research projects that address Democratic Governance, Education, and Sustainable Resource Management. The foundation encourages collaboration among organizations in the U.S., Latin America, Spain and Portugal. Letters of intent are strongly encouraged before the annual deadlines.

Next Deadline: March 1, 2018

Early American Industries Association

Supports research or publication projects relating to the preservation and presentation of early-American historic trades, crafts, and tools, and the interpretation of their impact on our lives. Eligibility is limited to graduate students and scholars. Awards are up to $3,000 each.

Next Deadline: March 15, 2018

Statistical Consultation

ORDA welcomes back Dr. Grigoris Argeros (Sociology Anthropology Criminology) and Dr. Kathy Chu (Mathematics) as Faculty Associates for research statistics and Matthew Dick, Graduate Assistant for research statistics. Consultation is available for faculty, as well as graduate students working with faculty on independent research projects and theses with the goal of publication of results.

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