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SciENcv Biosketch Now Accepted by NSF

The National Science Foundation (NSF) is designating SciENcv (Science Experts Network Curriculum Vitae) an NSF-approved template and encouraging faculty to use SciENcv to prepare biographical sketches for inclusion in NSF proposals. NSF will...


Revised NIH Application Forms

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has released a summary of changes for FORMS-F, an updated version of the NIH application package. FORMS-F will replace the current application package, FORMS-E, for proposals due on or after May 25, 2020. Please see ...


The U.S. Government continues to express growing concerns regarding the influence of foreign governments and entities over federally-funded research. In particular, the federal government is focused on the failure or alleged failure of some federally-funded researchers to adequately disclose their relationships with foreign entities. Failure to adequately disclose these relationships may...


Core Facilities at UMass Amherst. Access and receive training on a huge array of equipment in 30 Core Facilities from A (AddFab) to X (X-ray). Use these facilities and expert Core Facility directors to address key R&D questions and make your work more competitive.

Fastlane and Research.gov will be unavailable from Friday, November 8 at 8 p.m. until Tuesday, November 12 at 6 a.m. See full notice.

The importance of Material Transfer Agreements (MTAs). The MTA governs the usage of material used in your research and any intellectual property rights attached to it.

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