Sponsored Programs has published our Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2020. A fiscal year that ended like no other, FY 2020 was filled with opportunities to celebrate and reminders to be gracious as we all came together to navigate unprecedented times.
As the University continues to address the impact of COVID-19, Sponsored Programs has prepared guidance for project directors to address considerations for externally-sponsored project awards. Along with you, we will continu
We have launched a brand new version of our Getting Funded course. If you have an interest in pursuing external grant funds, we invite you to sign up for the self-paced online course. The course includes seven learning modules that cover topics from identifying funding opportunities to preparing proposals and budgets to revising declined proposals. For more information and reg
During the Fall 2019 semester, Sponsored Programs is collaborating with the Faculty Center on Teaching and Learning (FCT&L) to offer professional development sessions through the Teaching and Learning Innovation series. All faculty and staff are welcome to attend. The FCT&L will post annoncements and registration links in EKU Today prior to each session.
The Research Enhancement Grant (REG) program is a new opportunity for the University to support faculty who have previously secured external funding awards and to facilitate the obtainment of additional awards. The program will initially be piloted for a period of five years, subject to funding availability on an annual basis.
In Spring 2019, Sponsored Programs administered a survey with the intention of collecting data about faculty and staff engagement in externally-sponsored projects. Our goal with this survey was to inform decisions about ways in which the University can better support faculty and staff in their pursuits of external funding and in their management of externally-funded awards.