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SD EPSCoR Names New Director

August 22, 2022   |   Categories: Announcements, News & Updates

The South Dakota Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) has named Dr. Kinchel C. Doerner as director of the program beginning August 15, 2022. Doerner replaces Dr. Mel Ustad, who has served as director […]

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NASA SD Space Grant Consortium ‘Project Innovation Grant’

August 19, 2022   |   Categories: Announcements, NASA EPSCoR, News & Updates

Project Innovation Grant solicitation To identify and stimulate new educational capabilities in the state, the SD Space Grant Consortium (SDSGC) is soliciting proposals for its Project Innovation Grant (PIG) program. Objective of PIGs is to […]

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BIG Idea Challenge by NASA

August 18, 2022   |   Categories: Announcements, NASA EPSCoR, News & Updates

Engaging Universities in NASA’s Mission to Develop Space Exploration Technologies in Lunar Forge: Producing Metal Products on the Moon The 2023 NASA Breakthrough, Innovative and Game-changing (BIG) Idea Challenge provides undergraduate and graduate students up […]

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New NSF INCLUDES Alliance Award Announced

August 4, 2022   |   Categories: Announcements, News & Updates

The National Science Foundation has awarded an additional nearly $10 million to build on the collaborative efforts of an existing partnership as part of an NSF-wide effort to address diversity, inclusion and participation challenges in […]

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Interning a Mile Beneath the Surface, 2022 Summer Interns Share Their Experiences

August 2, 2022   |   Categories: Announcements, News & Updates

Students in a variety of fields get real-world experience during 10-week summer internships at SURF This piece by Sanford Underground Research Facility was published August 1. SURF’s 2022 summer interns from left to right: Jacquelynn […]

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NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP)

July 29, 2022   |   Categories: Announcements, News & Updates

The purpose of the National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) is to help ensure the quality, vitality, and diversity of the scientific and engineering workforce of the United States. The program recognizes and […]

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NSF Alan T. Waterman Award Call for Nominations

July 18, 2022   |   Categories: Announcements, News & Updates

Each year, the National Science Foundation (NSF) recognizes an outstanding young researcher in a field of science or engineering with the Alan T. Waterman Award. Nominations for exceptional candidates that represent the diversity of the […]

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Native American Graduate Research Assistantships

July 6, 2022   |   Category: News & Updates

Support is Available for Native American Graduate Research Assistantships Funding is available to support Native American students pursuing graduate degrees. Based on our third-year experience, the institution and Native American student will jointly submit the […]

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NSF Faculty Early-Career Development (CAREER) Program

June 28, 2022   |   Categories: Announcements, News & Updates

The NSF Faculty Early-Career Development (CAREER) Program is a Foundation-wide activity that offers the NSF’s most prestigious awards in support of early-career faculty who have the potential to serve as academic role models in research […]

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Research Symposium Registration Now Open

June 23, 2022   |   Categories: Announcements, News & Updates

SD EPSCoR will host a free research symposium to highlight undergraduate research in South Dakota. Undergraduate STEM students, faculty and industry experts from institutions across the state will gather in person on Thursday, July 28, […]

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