|Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU) - Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Awards|
|Funding Agency Deadline||01/10/14 by close of business|
|Funding or Award Criteria||
Program Description: The Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Awards provide seed money for research by junior faculty at Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU) member institutions. These awards are intended to enrich the research and professional growth of young faculty and result in new funding opportunities.
Please see the solicitation for complete information.
Full-time assistant professors within two years of their initial tenure track appointment (1/10/2012 through 01/10/2014) at the time of application at an ORAU member institution are eligible.
The research project must be in one of the following five disciplines:
|Number of Nominees Allowed||UT Austin may submit TWO applications|
|Required Internal Review Documents||
Please submit the following materials electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, November 20, 2013:
Each college may submit two (2) ranked nominees.
Funding Source and Duration
Funding is provided exclusively from non-federal monies by ORAU. The award amount provided by ORAU is $5,000. The applicant’s institution is required to match the award with at least an additional $5,000. This is a one-year grant (June 1 to May 31).
|Nominee(s) Selected to Advance||
Dr. Andrew Esbaugh, College of Natural Sciences
Dr. Nicole Benedek, Cockrell School of Engineering