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CUNY Undergraduate Researchers Begin Summer Program

June 15, 2012 | Announcements, Programs, Student Resources

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 […]

CUNY Nobel Essay Contest Winners

March 12, 2012 | Announcements, Awards, Events, News, Programs, Student Resources, Vice Chancellor for Research

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 […]

Announcing the Winners of the Innaugural CUNY Junior Faculty Research Award in Science and Engineering

March 7, 2012 | Announcements, Awards, Faculty, Funding, News, Programs, Vice Chancellor for Research

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 […]

2012 NSF CAREER Award Winners

March 7, 2012 | Announcements, Awards, Faculty, Funding, News, Vice Chancellor for Research

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 […]

CUNY Collaborative Incentive Research Grant, Round 18 Results

March 6, 2012 | Announcements, Awards, Faculty, Funding

Eleven proposals were selected for funding for the 18th Round of the Collaborative incentive Research Grant.

CUNY selected for NSF-funded Workshop Program on Institutionalizing Undergraduate Research

November 15, 2011 | Announcements, Awards, Funding

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 […]

Announcing the 2012 Community College Collaborative Incentive Research Grant Competition

September 14, 2011 | Announcements, Events, Funding, Opportunities

A one-day grant writing workshop for the Community College Collaborative Incentive Research Grant (C3IRG) will be held on January 5 at BMCC.

BioAccelerate NYC Prize

September 14, 2011 | Announcements, Funding, Opportunities

CUNY’s Technology Commercialization Office (TCO) is encouraging biotech researchers to apply for the New York City Investment Fund (NYCIF) BioAccelerate NYC Prize.

Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Grants $1 Million to CUNY

September 14, 2011 | Announcements, Funding, News, Opportunities, Programs

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.

The 2011 CUNY NSF CAREER Award Incentive

September 14, 2011 | Announcements, Awards, Funding, Opportunities

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.