Research Resources, Opportunities, Funding, & Grants

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The College of Arts and Sciences work with the Office of Research Development to provide and present opportunities to Faculty Researchers and Scholars, including undergraduate and graduate students and postdoctoral researchers.  Please check this resource page often for opportunities.

Office of Research Devlopment 

Office of the Dean
Alain Locke Hall
2441 6th Street NW, Suite 101
Washington, DC 20059
Phone: 202-806-6700

Opportunities for: Faculty & Postdoctoral Researchers

GHUCCTS KL2 Scholars Program - Request for Applications

Georgetown-Howard Universities Center for Clinical and Translational Science (GHUCCTS) is now accepting applications for its KL2 Junior Faculty Scholars Program. Projects that are novel , inter- or multi-disciplinary and collaborative will be favored. The KL2 scholars will be awarded up to $90, 000 salary support and $40,000 project support per year (for up to three years).

Junior faculty with a full-time or equivalent appointment at a GHUCCTS institution (Georgetown University, Howard University, or MedStar Health) at the time of award activation. Scholars must devote 75% effort to the program for three years; scholars must be US Citizens, Non-citizen Nationals, or Permanent Residents. Individuals who were, or currently are Principal Investigator of NIH R01, P01 or P50 subprojects, or individual K (e.g., K01, K08, K22, K23) grant are NOT eligible; current/former PIs of non-NIH peer reviewed research grants >$100k annual direct costs are ineligible. Refer to the Full RFA for details.

Pre-application Deadline: January 31, 2021 Application Deadline: February 28, 2021

View full announcement here

Rochester Institute of Technology’s Future Faculty Career Exploration Program - May 2021

The Rochester Institute of Technology’s Future Faculty Career Exploration Program is currently accepting applications for the 2021 cohort. The application deadline is March 15. Program and application information:

This program is designed for African American, Latino American, and Native American scholars and artists to experience a “behind the scenes” glimpse into life as a faculty member at the Rochester Institute of Technology. Participants will spend time learning from and networking with RIT administration, faculty and students, practicing their interview skills and job-talk presentation – all while exploring the research, teaching and service expectations of RIT faculty.

Opportunities for: Graduate Students

2021 Intelligence Community Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Program

The Intelligence Community (IC) Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Program offers scientists and engineers from a wide variety of disciplines unique opportunities to conduct research in a wide range of topics relevant to the Intelligence Community. The research is conducted by the Postdocs, while working in partnership with a Research Advisor and collaborating with an advisor from the Intelligence Community.

In partnership with the Research Advisor, the Postdoc composes and submits a technical proposal that responds to a research opportunity identified at:

Award Details:

  • Stipends range from $75,000 to $79,000, depending on research location.
  • Annual travel budget of up to $6,000
  • Appointments for two years, and option to extend for a third year
  • Host institutions receive an annual laboratory budget of up to $5,000. 
  • Advisors receive a $10,000 stipend and a travel budget of up to $2,000.

Postdoc Eligibility:

  • U. S. citizenship required

Ph.D. received within 5 years of the application deadline


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Opportunities for: Undergraduate Students