SPONSORED PROGRAM AWARDS AND RESEARCH FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES

Mohamed Seleem

Dr. Mohamed Seleem

JULY-AUGUST 2019 |

Links to our search-and-sort monthly Sponsored Program Awards listing as well as Research Development’s Funding Resources page, with internal and external opportunities. 

SPS awards listing

Dr. Mohamed Seleem, professor of microbiology in the Purdue Veterinary Medicine Department of Comparative Pathobiology, and his collaborator at Boston University have received a $1.7 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for their research to develop a faster means of diagnosing often lethal bloodstream infections. He is one of the award recipients noted in a recent Sponsored Program Awards listing.

A comprehensive monthly awards list, including search and sort capabilities, is available on the Executive Vice President for Research and Partnerships website. Awards are posted two months behind the current month, and both PDF and Excel files are available.

Funding opportunities

The Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program offers nearly 470 teaching, research or combination teaching/research awards in more than 125 countries. To be eligible, a faculty member must be a U.S. citizen. The lengths of most grants range from three to 12 months. The deadline for applying to the Fulbright 2020-21 competition is Sept. 16. For more information, visit https://www.cies.org and contact Christopher Lukasik, associate professor of English and American studies and provost fellow for Fulbright faculty awards, at clukasik@purdue.edu.

To access information about university-wide awards, internal funding opportunities, specialized funding resources and incentive awards information, visit Research Development’s Funding Resources page. You can also review the Executive Vice President for Research and Partnerships’ weekly funding emails on select funding opportunities. To directly receive the newsletter by email, sign up for the listserv.