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University of Maryland/Morgan State EDA Center Leverages New Funding to Network Statewide University Resources

By | October 17th, 2016|Uncategorized|

U.S. Department of Commerce's Economic Development Administration (EDA) will help fund a collaborative initiative that networks resources across the University System of Maryland (USM) to address economic challenges that face Maryland's most vulnerable communities. "This grant writes an important new chapter for UMD/Morgan State's EDA Center," said Dr. C. Scott Dempwolf, Director of the EDA [...]

Is it time for a new model to fund science research in higher education?

By | October 13th, 2016|Uncategorized|

The United States is at a crossroads with respect to many societal issues – think about the challenges of improving human health, eradicating hunger, protecting human rights. At the same time, federal support for higher education research and development – a primary venue to generate innovative new solutions for these kinds of vexing problems – [...]

New Princeton University fund to support creative quantitative research projects

By | October 12th, 2016|Uncategorized|

A new fund offered through Princeton University's Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs will focus on cross-disciplinary projects involving quantitative data analysis. A call for proposals is open to fund creative research projects, made possible by the Overdeck Family Foundation, which has donated $1 million to create the Overdeck Education Research Innovation Fund. [...]

Encouraging research excellence in Canada

By | October 5th, 2016|Uncategorized|

The government of Canada understands the importance of science and research in order to tackle some major global challenges. As a nation of innovators, Canada understands the role science can play in the economy and in the effort to create sustainable solutions. “By supporting world-class research excellence, our government is demonstrating the value it places [...]

Optimizing University-Industry Relations Working Site

By | September 24th, 2014|Uncategorized|

"Optimizing the US University-Industry Innovation System in a Global Environment" Instructions for participation: Comment in Discussion Section with ideas or things to toss around Send any support documents to, and we will make them accessible to all on this site Share this page with other members of the community so we can create a [...]