Archives for April 13, 2015

Three Limited Submission Opportuntiies

Dear Colleague,

Please see below for information on three limited submission funding opportunities and deadlines for notifying me of your intent to submit.  In case there is more interest than the number of proposals we are allowed to submit, I will follow-up with details of the internal review process.

  1.  Missouri Campus Compact; there are two grant opportunities and this notification is only for the institution-wide proposal) – we may submit only one (1) institution-wide proposal.
  • Wednesday, April 15, 2015 – names of PI and co-PIs as well as the title of the proposal.

We have extended the deadlines for the MOCC Mini Grant Application Process for 15-16. All proposals will be due April 30th.

Missouri Campus Compact is pleased to announce our annual mini grant application is now available and the funding awards have been increased for the 2015-2016 year. All proposals are due April 30th.

We have two mini grants available:

  1. Institutions may apply for up to $1000 to fund activities that: 1) Seek to educate about, create, or enhance public scholarship as a legitimate and rigorous form of scholarly work on a member campus; 2) promote the use of service-learning as a teaching pedagogy; and/or 3) create or build upon civic engagement initiatives on campus for the 2015-2016 academic year. ONLY ONE INSTITUTION-WIDE PROPOSAL PER MEMBER INSTITUTION MAY BE SUBMITTED.
  2. Faculty and Staff may apply for up to $500 to fund activities that seek to 1) redesign an existing course or project to include community engagement as a teaching and learning strategy; 2) develop a new course, program, or project focused on community engagement; 3) conduct research with/on undergraduate students on the impact of service-learning/community engagement/public scholarship on students or community agencies; or 4) research conducted by a faculty or staff member with a community agency for the benefit of the community agency. Only one submission per faculty/staff member will be considered.

The Notice of Funds Available and the applications are available on the Missouri Campus Compact website. Please let me know if you have any questions or need further assistance.

Tabitha Underwood
Executive Director, Missouri Campus Compact

  1. NSF Software Infrastructure for Sustained Innovation – S2I2 (SI2-S2I2) – we may submit one proposal of each class (Conceptualization, CMRSI Implementation, SGSI Implementation).
  • Monday, April 27, 2015 – names of PI and co-PIs, title of the proposal and proposal class.
  1. NSF Big Data Regional Innovation Hubs (BD Hubs) – we may submit only one (1) proposal.
  • Friday, May 1, 2015 – names of PI and co-PIs as well as the title of the proposal.

With best regards,


Krishnamurthy | Vice Provost for Research | Missouri University of Science and Technology (Missouri S&T) (Formerly University of Missouri-Rolla) | 202 Centennial Hall | 300 W. 12th St. | Rolla, MO 65409-1330 | T: 573-341-4154 | F: 573-341-4126 |

General Audience Presentation — Distinguished Lecturer Series April 10



Branding and Marketing: Why They Matter

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Ashok Midha, MAE

Dr. Ashok Midha invites the campus faculty to join him on April 23 “Branding and Marketing: Why They Matter” by Andrew Careaga, Executive Director of Marketing and Communications @ Missouri S&T. Details are 12:30 p.m., Thursday, April 23 Room 199 Toomey Hall.

A Contemporary Issues Presentation.04.23.15

Innovation in Business

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Ashok Midha, MAE

Dr. Ashok Midha invites the campus faculty to join him on Thursday for “Innovation in Business” by Dale Frye, Advanced Innovation Manager at Faurecia Automotive. The details are 12:30 p.m., Thursday, April 16 Room 199 Toomey Hall.

An Engineering Entrepreneurship Presentation.04.16.15