The National Science Foundation (NSF) is pleased to announce that the November 2-3, 2015 NSF Grants Conference will be webcast to the research community. Conference plenary sessions will also be recorded for on-demand viewing once the conference has concluded.
Registration for this webcast is required. Please click here to register.
This two-day conference is a must, especially for new...
If you are looking for a comprehensive research data management resource, you might want to check out MANTRA. MANTRA is a free, online research data management course, hosted by the University of Edinburgh. The target audience is post-graduate students and early career researchers.
The units address:
Understanding the nature of research data in a variety of disciplinary settings
IES Releases Mathematics and Science Compendium
A new compendium that describes over 300 mathematics and science projects funded by the National Center for Education Research (NCER) and the National Center for Special Education Research (NCSER) is now available on the IES website. The purpose of this compendium is to provide information on completed and current...
On October 13, 2015 the National Institutes of Health (NIH) announced that it has changed the definition of a child for purposes of inclusion in clinical research. The change was made to reduce confusion among stakeholder groups (applicants, peer reviewers, grantees, subjects).
The change is that for the purpose of NIH’s inclusion policy, the age of a child will be defined as individuals under...
On October 13, 2015 the National Institutes of Health (NIH) announced that it has changed the requirements of the Vertebrate Animals Section (VAS) of grant applications, cooperative agreements, and contract proposals. The change was made to simplify the application/proposal, and to remove redundancy with Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) review.
The changes consist of: