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Honoring Juneteenth National Independence Day

Honoring Juneteenth National Independence Day

In light of President Biden’s new bill establishing Juneteenth as a US Federal Holiday, the Office of the Vice President for Research (VPR) would like to express our support for this historic holiday that commemorates the end of slavery in the United States. This is only one step in addressing racism in our society and we in the VPR Office will continue to push forward to dismantle racism and discrimination in research at the U.

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Jefferson Science Fellows

Jefferson Science Fellows

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, on behalf of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), will be accepting applications for the 2022 cohort of Jefferson Science Fellows (JSF).

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Taft-Nicholson Summer Fellow Residency Awards

Taft-Nicholson Summer Fellow Residency Awards

The Taft Nicholson Center for Environmental Humanities Education is pleased to announce the 11 Faculty Fellows for the 2021 Season. These fellowships are designed to provide intensive, dedicated, writing time for faculty to work on their research/creative agendas.

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DOE Seeks Input on Inclusive Innovation RFI

DOE Seeks Input on Inclusive Innovation RFI

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has released a Request for Information (RFI) to receive feedback from the public on how and what it should do to help better articulate, shape, and launch its programs. The DOE seeks to understand the current barriers and actions needed to make funding opportunities and entrepreneurship activities more inclusive, just, and equitable, in line with the Administration’s climate goals.

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NSF Compliance Officer for RECR Training

NSF Compliance Officer for RECR Training

In response to the America COMPETES Act, the National Science Foundation (NSF) requires that the University of Utah identify an NSF Compliance Officer. Caren Frost, PhD, MPH (Director of the Office of Research Integrity & Compliance) has been appointed as the NSF Compliance Officer for the University of Utah.

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Last Updated: 6/8/21