NSF Announces 2016 RII Track-1 Award Winners
The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded the University of Hawai'i, University of Nebraska, and the University of Vermont $20 million each through its Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) to improve research infrastructure in their states.
Scientists make breakthrough discovery with detection of gravitational waves
Several EPSCoR institutions played a role in this historical discovery: Louisiana State University, University of Mississippi, Montana State University, West Virginia University, University of Alabama at Huntsville, and Southern University and A&M College.
University of Nebraska Medical Center Ph.D. candidate gets boost from INBRE experience
Maggie Barlett, a 2013 INBRE Scholar, has received the 2016 Chancellor's Outstanding Incoming Ph.D. Student Scholarship from UNMC, in addition to a $25,000 INBRE stipend to fund the first two years of her doctoral studies.
New members of the National Academy of Sciences from Alabama, New Hampshire, Rhode Island
Distinguished faculty members from the University of Alabama at Huntsville, Brown University, and Dartmouth University were among the 2016 NAS inductees.
The highlighted states and territories all have EPSCoR or IDeA programs.
EPSCoR or EPSCoR-like programs exist at several federal agencies:
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MSU doctoral student awarded NSF fellowship to research impact of interactions between plants, fire and climate
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Nevada's Great Basin College 'pipeline' for biology students seeking medical school made a reality thanks to NIH INBRE grant
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