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- July 13, 2018: Phase-0 Award recipients announced
- January 19, 2018: Stimulus Research Program Recipients announced
- MADE in SC, September 20 (USC): Advancing SC workforce, $20M NSF grant will increase advanced material research, workforce development
- September 20 (Greenville Journal): Furman, other SC schools score $20M NSF grant for research
- MADE in SC, September 20 (MUSC): MUSC part of statewide group getting $20M NSF grant (MUSC)
- MADE in SC, September 20 (Winthrop): Winthrop Part of $20 Million Federal Grant to Research Complex Materials
- MADE in SC, September 19 (MADE in SC): South Carolina University Consortium Awarded $20 Million NSF Grant to Enhance Advanced Materials and Manufacturing Research
- MADE in SC, September 19 (NSF official press release): NSF issues new EPSCoR awards, investing in science and engineering across nation
- MADE in SC, September 19 (USC): USC Receives New $20 Million NSF Grant to Enhance Advanced Materials and Manufacturing Research
- MADE in SC, September 19 (Clemson): New program will grow advanced materials education, research, economy statewide
- MADE in SC, September 19 (Furman): Furman Awarded $1.3 Million NSF Grant to Expand Student/Faculty Research
- MADE in SC, September 19 (GSA Business): S.C. schools get NSF grant for MADE in SC
- MADE in SC, September 19 (The State): Stronger cars, lighter planes? USC, other SC schools dream big with $20 million grant
- August 4, 2017: SC EPSCoR announces three South Carolina investigators receive $10 million in NSF grant awards. Learn more
- July 23, 2017: SC EPSCoR/IDeA announces the recipients of the 2017 Phase-0 Program awards. Learn more
- June 13, 2017: SC EPSCoR/IDeA announces the recipients of the 2017 Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Program awards. Learn more
- Feb 28, 2017: Congressman Joe Wilson (SC-02) met with representatives from the South Carolina Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research on Tuesday, February 28, 2017, in Washington. They were in Washington for their annual Hill Day activities to meet with members of Congress. Wilson and the group discussed research in the state and the EPSCoR and IDeA funding. Wilson thanked the representatives for their dedicated work to better the educational environment of South Carolina.
“The visit was to update the congressional delegation about the SC EPSCoR/IDeA activities and seek their continued support of the federal EPSCoR/IDeA programs in the House and Senate.” said Dr. Nadim Aziz, Director, SC EPSCoR/IDeA Program.
Photo on left: SC delegation meets with Rep. Joe Wilson.
Photo on right (L to R): Dr. Christopher Davies, Asst Provost for Research Infrastructure, Medical University of South Carolina; Dr. Nadim Aziz, Director, SC EPSCoR/IDeA; Dr. Prakash Nagarkatti, Vice President for Research, University of South Carolina; Dr. Tanju Karanfil, Vice President for Research, Clemson University; and Mr. Elbert Malone, Assoc Provost for Sponsored Programs and Research, South Carolina State University
- Feb 14, 2017
The Computational & Info Systems Lab is offering travel grants to students who are interested in attending the 6th annual National Center for Atmospheric Research Software Engineering Assembly Conference (SEA). The conference will be held at NCAR’s Center Green Campus in Boulder, CO from April 10-14. This year’s theme is “the future of software engineering in academic and research-based organizations.” The conference will feature 3 days of tutorials, and host discussions on topics such as data analysis and visualization, security and compliance, Agile software development, and emerging technology trends. The travel grant will include airfare, lodging, and meals for the entirety of the conference. Those interested in attending the conference can apply for a grant at the travel grant application webpage. Deadline for application is February 24, 2017.
- The Climate & Global Dynamics Lab (CGD) at NCAR is offering travel scholarships for students interested in attending their CESM Tutorial. CESM is a fully-coupled, community, global climate model that provides state-of-the-art computer simulations of the Earth's past, present, and future climate states. The tutorial is August 14-18. For more information and to request travel assistance, please visit their info page (register as "attendee requesting travel assistance"). Deadline to register is March 4, 2017.