The 2012 CUNY Summer Undergraduate Research Program (C-SURP) has begun! 18 talented undergraduates will spend the next ten weeks working closely with CUNY faculty mentors and gaining hands-on experience in empirical research. Participants and mentors come from a range of scientific disciplines, including neurobiology, chemical engineering and photonics. Beyond developing fundamental research skills and techniques [...]
Congratulations to the winners of the 2011 CUNY Nobel Science Challenge! The Nobel Science Challenge Award Ceremony was held Wednesday February 29th 2012, at CUNY’s 80th Street Central Office, where the grand prize was awarded to Viacheslav Manichev, a junior at Hunter College. The CUNY Nobel Science Challenge was created by Vice Chancellor for Research, Dr. Gillian [...]
Introducing the 2012 winners of the CUNY Junior Faculty Research Award in Science and Engineering. This award, supported by a grant from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation,is designed to advance the research programs of research-intensive, early career, science and engineering faculty at CUNY through boosting their research productivity and accelerating their ability to attract significant [...]
Congratulations to the 2012 National Science Foundation (NSF) Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program award winners! In addition to the NSF monetary award, the winners will receive a 10% supplement (up to $50,000) from the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research. In total, 28 proposals were submitted from 10 CUNY colleges. The following faculty [...]
Eleven proposals were selected for funding for the 18th Round of the Collaborative incentive Research Grant.
The City University of New York has been selected by the Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR) to participate in an NSF-funded program designed to improve the quality of undergraduate science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education at college and university systems and consortia. After a highly competitive national selection process, CUR announced on November 7 that three [...]
A one-day grant writing workshop for the Community College Collaborative Incentive Research Grant (C3IRG) will be held on January 5 at BMCC.
CUNY’s Technology Commercialization Office (TCO) is encouraging biotech researchers to apply for the New York City Investment Fund (NYCIF) BioAccelerate NYC Prize.
The City University of New York has received a three-year, $1,075,968 grant from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation to encourage and support promising early-career scientists through CUNY’s Summer Undergraduate Research Program (C-SURP) and a new Junior Faculty Research Award in Science and Engineering.
For the second year, the Offce of the Vice Chancellor for Research has offered a University-wide incentive to encourage junior faculty to apply for the National Science Foundation CAREER Award. Any successfully funded proposal, submitted for the July 2011 deadlines, will be provided with a 10% supplement up to a maximum of $50,000.