The 2013 Request for Applications for the Integrated Research, Education, and Extension
Competitive Grants Program - Organic Transitions (ORG) has been released by the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture's National Institute of Food and Agriculture (USDA/NIFA). Letters of Intent are due March 1, 2013; full proposals are due April 5, 2013.
ORG supports research, Extension, and higher education programs
that improve the competitiveness of organic livestock and crop producers, as
well as those who are adopting organic practices.
next application deadline for the Neil and Louise Tillotson Fund is Monday,
April 1, 2013 at 5:00 p.m.
providing services to New Hampshire's North Country are encouraged to apply.
The Tillotson Fund has a preference for programs that benefit Colebrook,
Pittsburg, Clarksville, Stewartstown, Dixville and other towns in Coos
County, NH as well as bordering communities in the United States and
The Community Grants Program
is the broadest competitive grant program of the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation (NHCF). It responds
to community needs within New Hampshire and in border communities in
Maine and Vermont.
The UNH Institutional Review Board (IRB) for the Protection of Human Subjects in Research recently updated its guidance concerning when IRB approval is needed for studies that involve the use of existing/secondary data derived from human subjects.
Broadband has greatly increased our ability to
access resources and information and it has been a driver of economic growth in
New Hampshire. Yet, there are still regions of the state that do not have
access to Broadband, raising questions as to whether they will suffer economic
or other consequences.
On Tuesday, January 29, 2013, 12:40 – 2:00 pm in MUB Room 334, a panel of speakers from across the University
If you conduct externally sponsored research and you, your spouse/domestic partner or dependent children have a significant financial interest that could impact, or be impacted by, your research, then you must comply with UNH’s policies on financial conflict of interest in research (FCOIR). For example, if you have an ownership stake in a company and your externally-funded research could benefit the company, this is a financial conflict of interest in research.