Call for Applications: Columbia Population Research Center Seed Grant Program

Deadline: OPEN UNTIL FILLED

The goal of the CPRC seed grant program is to help faculty lay the groundwork for intellectually innovative research projects in population, health, and society that can subsequently attract external funding. Substantively, the CPRC is interested in proposals that address one or more of our research priorities. All full-time faculty and research scholars or scientists at Columbia University are eligible to apply. Up to $15,000 will be awarded. Continue reading


Call for Proposals: Documenting Endangered Languages (DEL) Program – National Science Foundation

Deadline: September 18th 2018

This funding partnership between the National Science Foundation (NSF) and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) supports projects to develop and advance knowledge concerning endangered human languages. Made urgent by the imminent death of roughly half of the approximately 7000 currently used languages, this effort aims to exploit advances in information technology to build computational infrastructure for endangered language research. The program supports projects that contribute to data management and archiving, and to the development of the next generation of researchers. Due September 18, 2018. Continue reading


Call for Applications: 2018 Precision Medicine Research Fellowship, Columbia University

Deadline: May 18th 2018

The Precision Medicine fellowship aims to create the next generation of leaders in the development and application of Precision Medicine science and methods to improve public health. This new research fellowship in precision medicine will train physicians/researchers as Postdoctoral Research Scientists to use genomics and complex clinical data to improve clinical care and clinical outcomes by tailoring prevention, screening, and medical interventions based upon individual patient characteristics. Continue reading


Call for Submissions: Richard Sussman Prize at the Goethe Society

Deadline: May 1st 2018

The Goethe Society of North America invites the submission of essays on Goethe’s contribution to the history of science and on Goethe in the history of science. The Richard Sussman Prize is awarded annually for the best essay published in 2017 in an academic journal on Goethe’s contributions to the history of science and on Goethe in the history of science. The prize carries a $500 award. Continue reading


Call for Applications: MOOCs and the Large-Scale Teaching and Learning Grants

Deadline: April 30th 2018

Requests for proposals are being accepted for two new grants programs: Large-Scale Teaching and Learning Grants are designed to support efforts around teaching initiatives and exploration at the school, department, or program level. Awards provide up to $20,000 per academic year plus in-kind CTL support. Continue reading