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The mission of the Division of Research is to provide faculty and staff with expert assistance in sponsored projects administration to facilitate research and learning.

If you are new to the process for obtaining sponsored funding, please familiarize yourself with the information provided here. Then visit with us to learn how you can successfully seek and expand sponsored funds.

What's New? 

12/19/2013
Updated Master Budget Template spreadsheet (Budget_Master_15.xls) to reflect new rates for indirect costs, fringe benefits, and stipend and tuition.  The new indirect cost rate agreement can also be found here.

11/18/2013
NSF releases new 2014 Proposal and Award Policies and Procedures Guide Effective for all NSF proposals submitted on or after February 24, 2014. 

10/12/2013
New Grant Close-Out Procedure for Sponsored Projects.
  
08/11/2013
Updated Master Budget Template spreadsheet (Budget_Master_14.xls) to reflect new rates for indirect costs, fringe benefits, and stipend and tuition.  The new indirect cost rate agreement can also be found here.

08/20/2012
Updated Master Budget Template spreadsheet (Budget_Master_13.xls).  The file has been updated to reflect the new stipend and tuition rates.

08/15/2012
Important Information for Current and Potential NIH Researchers
New conflict of interest regulations go into effect for all institutions submitting proposals to and receiving funding from any U. S. Public Health Service (PHS) agency, such as the National Institutes of Health (NIH), August 24th, 2012. For additional information and details of these new regulations - Click Here

12/23/2011
Updated Clarkson Invention Disclosure Form (Invention Disclosure).  Effective January 1, 2012, Please use this new disclosure form for reporting inventions to the Division of Research.  Please contact our office with any questions or if you need assistance with the form.  Thank you!

07/19/2011
Updated Master Budget Template spreadsheet (Budget_Master_12.xls).  The file has been updated to reflect the new stipend and tuition rates. 

09/30/2010
Updated Master Budget Template spreadsheet (Budget_Master_11.xls).  The file has been updated to reflect the new stipend and tuition rates.  We have also added the ability to include funding for Research appointees (Postdoctoral Research Associates and other appointees) to now be enrolled in Clarkson's full benefits package (including the POMCO health insurance plan).
 
05/31/2010 
New link for the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP).

12/23/09
Effective January 4th, 2010, a new training requirement in the Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) for NSF-funded undergraduates, graduate students, and postdoctoral researchers will be implemented. For information see the RCR section on DoR compliance page  - Click Here 

04/09/09
A Guide to the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 – How to Navigate the Stimulus Funds for New York State
http://gillibrand.senate.gov/imo/media/doc/Guidebook.pdf

03/30/09
NSF Issues ARRA Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) (NSF 09-038)
http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2009/nsf09038/nsf09038.jsp?govDel=USNSF_25

03/19/09
NSF Issues ARRA Information 
http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/issuances/in131.pdf 

03/18/09
NIH Announces the Availability of Recovery Act Funds for Administrative Supplements
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/notice-files/NOT-OD-09-056.html 

03/05/09
NIH Enhances Review Criteria for Research Grant Applications 
Recovery Act of 2009: NIH Review Criteria, Scoring System, and Suspension of Appeals Process

NIH issues FOA under the Recovery Act
Recovery Act Limited Competition: NIH Challenge Grants in Health and Science Research (RC1)

02/2009
American Recovery and Reinvestment Act Details Surface
As many of you await the details of how $787 billion may impact your individual research goals and initiatives, the OMB released a memorandum detailing implementation requirements for distribution of funds by federal agencies. Requirements include that agencies must maintain a web page explaining their plans for dispersal and generally have two years to spend stimulus funds. For additional information on the “stimulus law” implementation and the status of each agency see the links provided below.

GO TO THE FOLLOWING LINKS FOR THE LATEST STIMULUS INFORMATION BY AGENCY

General Information 
OMB Memorandum
NSF   
NSF Press Release

NIH
NIH Update by FASEB 
NASA
NIST
DOE

Recovery Act Opportunities posted on Grants.gov (opens in new window)

12/2008 

  • Did You Miss the Faculty and Staff Training Sessions in October and  November?   Presentations Now Available - Click Here 

 10/2008-

04/2008 -

  • NIH Public Access Policy Effective (NEW) - Click here
  • Presentation - Summary of FY09 Funding Priorities (.pdf) - Prepared by Dr. Susan Powers
  • Proposal Submission Notice form - This Microsoft Word form can be completed electronically and emailed to Todd Travis to inform the Division of Research of your intent to submit a proposal.  The completed form can also be printed for signature and approval by your Dean (or other official) to approve cost sharing. etc.
  • Revised Budget Spreadsheet - Budget_Master_09.xls (version 9.02 - 04/30/08).  This revision incorporates the fiscal year 09 stipend and tuition rates, indirect cost rate, and the newly revised full fringe benefit rate (see below).
  • Effective FY 09, the full fringe benefit rate for research funds will be changing from 39.5% to 32.7%.

FUNDING  NOTICES

Check here for the latest in grant opportunities and more!

    
Federal Agency Notices

Grants. gov

National Science Foundation (NSF)

NSF E-Mail Alerts

SBIR_STTR

State and Private Notices

*CoE Student Internship Opportunity*  CLICK HERE
   
2014
02/17: CoE Upcoming Solicitations 
02/24: CoE Upcoming Solicitations
03/10: CoE Upcoming Solicitations  
NEW 03/17: CoE Upcoming Solicitations

 
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