Collaboration Initiative Retreat is Friday

Principal investigators interested in funding from the University of Nebraska Collaboration Initiative must participate in the virtual Collaboration Initiative Retreat at 9 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 30, to be eligible for funding from this program.

The primary purpose of the Collaboration Initiative is to enhance competitiveness of University of Nebraska faculty for extramural funding by fully leveraging intellectual capacity and research resources across the campuses. The 2020-2021 funding opportunity is designed to facilitate and strengthen research collaborations among NU faculty.

Collaboration Initiative funding opportunities include:

  • Team Formation and Publication Grants: One-year grants, of up to $7,500 each, to build new research collaborations across University of Nebraska campuses.
  • Preliminary Data and Application Preparation Grants: One-year grants, of up to $40,000 each, to strengthen research collaborations and generate preliminary data critical to extramural research proposal submission.
  • Team Seed Grants: Two-year grants, of up to $150,000 each, to strengthen existing and build new research collaborations among faculty with a track record of extramural research funding.

Registration is open and is available at the link below.

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