Announcements

Open Access Monograph Publishing Award

The Open Access Monograph Publishing Award (OAMPA) provides $15,000 to be used as a subvention in support of the publication of an open-access digital monograph of up to 90,000 words. Monographs must have been accepted for publication by a participating university press. Eligible monographs must be authored or co-authored by a member of the MSU faculty. Generally, critical editions, edited collections, creative works, textbooks, and translations will not be eligible for the award. More...more


Grant-Writing and Research-Related Events

Sign up for our email list here and get the latest information about research-related events.  Spring 2018 Deadline to register: Dec. 1! Thurs., Jan. 4, 2018, 8am-5pm Write Winning Grant Proposals Molecular Plant Sciences Bldg., Rm. 1200 (MAP) This full-day seminar is designed for faculty members, graduate students, and administrative staff who want tips and strategies for presenting their research case to reviewers. During the seminar, you will learn more about the...more


Hands-On Animal Training for MSU Researchers

Personnel involved in care, treatment, and use of animals by law must complete training in proper care and to minimize their use in teaching and research. Hands-On Workshops and Classroom Instruction Experts from Campus Animal Resources are available to instruct investigators and their project personnel on special procedures at no charge.  receive detailed demonstrations and individualized coaching get time to practice learn more efficient techniques, new surgical techniques, and ways to...more


MSU Molecular Discovery Grant due Aug. 31

The Michigan State University Molecular Discovery Group (MSU-MDG) has been established in the Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology to provide pilot funding to accelerate the discovery and development of chemical technologies with applications for human health, animal health and agricultural use (max $30,000 average, $10,000-15,000). Support of this program is from the Departments of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Fisheries and Wildlife, Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, Pediatrics...more


RA Project Proposal and Budget Courses Available

The new system is now live. Register now for instructor-led courses in Proposal Development in KC, Budget Development in KC, and Re-budgeting and Report Tracking in KC. See the User Education page for details about the courses and information on registration....more


Register NOW! Viewing Information in KC

The registration for Viewing Information in KC eCourse is now available. This eCourse is suggested for Faculty and Department/College Research Administrators, however it is available to all users. To register please complete the request access to Viewing Information in KC You will be notified via email once the request has been processed ...more


Internal Funding Deadlines - Now through Nov. 15

Be sure to check upcoming internal research funding deadlines on the Find Funding webpage....more


S3 Grant Proposals Due Oct. 3

An interdisciplinary initiative designed to stimulate collaborations between MSU faculty who use humanities or social science approaches to study science and MSU STEM and/or health sciences professionals, known as S3 (Science and Society @ State), is now making another call for applications for grants. The deadline for applications is October 3 and awards will be announced on November 7. Grant awards are in the range of $10,000 per team.  These interdisciplinary seed...more


TRIFECTA Funding Applications due Sept. 30

Trifecta seeks to stimulate new or emerging interdisciplinary research collaborations between faculty in the Colleges of Communication Arts and Sciences, Engineering, and Nursing at Michigan State University. Pilot funding will be used to help create innovative, interdisciplinary research projects that will lead to increased applications and successes in external funding, presentations and publications, and visibility for the Trifecta initiative at MSU. To learn more about Trifecta, visit the...more


Sparrow/MSU Center for Innovation and Research (CFIR) LOI due Sept. 30

The Sparrow/MSU Center for Innovation and Research (CFIR) is interested in receiving Letters of Intent for research projects that address any of the outlined topics below. If a topic does not meet the investigators’ interests or if investigators believe there are other topics of need, the CFIR is also interested in receiving Letters of Intent for research projects on other topics and general focus. These topics, however, must also keep in mind the mission and vision of The Center for...more