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NSF Partnerships for International Research and Education (PIRE)

Water Sustainability and Climate Research (NSF 11-551)

NSF, with USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture
August 26, 2011 Optional notice of interest to (for assistance w/ coordination & writing)
October 19, 2011 Full proposal due to NSF
To better understand and predict the impact of climate change and human activity on water availability and quality
Proposed projects should:
  • study water systems in their entirety

2012 Searle Scholars Program

Solicitation for Concept Papers

The purpose of this solicitation is to select one UM nominee for the 2012 Searle Scholars Program. The nominee selected will be expected to submit a full proposal to Searle by September 30, 2011. This is the seventh year UM has been invited to participate in this prestigious annual competition, whose prime objective is to support the research and career development of junior faculty with outstanding potential.

NIH High-End Instrumentation Grant Program (S10)


To purchase a single major item of equipment to be used for biomedical research that costs at least $750,000.