ORSP Developing a Proposal


Nurse Faculty Loan Program


The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration (HHS/HRSA) has awarded Kean University’s School of Nursing $309,183 for the period of July 1, 2014 through June 30, 2015, to be administered through the Nurse Faculty Loan Program (NFLP). Dr. Virginia Fitzsimmons is the program's director.
Up to 25 students in Kean University’s Ph.D. in Nursing Educational Leadership program will be eligible for financial support under this award.

2014 SpF Awardees


Thirteen Kean University students have received a 2014 Students Partnering with Faculty (SpF) summer research award. Through the SpF program students and faculty work collaboratively to make a significant contributions to their fields of study.
This year's awardees represent different majors including:  Applied Mathematics, Computational Mathematics/Physics, Computer Science, Criminal Justice and Biotechnology. Students have been assigned to five separate teams, each headed by a faculty mentor.

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IRB Summer 2014 Information

The Institutional Review Board will be holding summer reviews in the month of June and July for the Summer 2014 season. Applications for the July review cycle are due on July 9th with a review date of July 23rd.  Applicants who submit for July should hear on or before July 25th. 







Current Grant Opportunities 


NSF - Research in Undergraduate Institutions (RUI) - deadlines vary by program

NSF - Perception, Action & Cognition - due 8/1/2014

NSF - Division of Integrative Organismal Systems -due 8/1/2014

USED - IES Education Research - due 8/7/2014

NSF - Sociology Research - due 8/15/2014

NSF – Political Science Research - due 8/15/2014

NSF – Chemistry Research Experiences for Undergraduates - due 8/24/2014

AERA – Research Grants - due 9/1/2014

NEH – Enduring Questions – due 9/11/14

NEH – Summer Stipends – due 9/30/14  

NSF - Discovery Research K-12 – due 10/16/14

NSF – Chemistry of Life Processes - due 10/31/2014

NSF – Investigator-initiated Research Projects – Division of Molecular and Cellular Biosciences - due 11/17/2014



Foundations and Coorporations

Whitehall Foundation -  Basic Biological Research Grants - LOI - due 10/1/14

NEA - Learning & Leadership Grants - due 10/15/14

IRA Esther Zolt Academic Research Grant - due 11/15/2014