|November 30, 2016|
The Department of Energy has issued an amendment (00003) for the Consolidated Innovative Nuclear Research (CINR) Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA). The purpose of the amendment is to update the FOA document to include details of the IRP-NE-1: Grand Challenge Problem for Nuclear Energy workscope.
A copy of the amended FOA is available here.
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|October 31, 2016|
NEUP has organized three sessions and a booth at the Technology Expo for the upcoming ANS meeting in Las Vegas. The sessions, sponsored by the Education, Training and Workforce Development Division, cover topics that are of interest to the academic community. Session titles and a link to the draft program are included below. Please attend the sessions if you are available or drop by the booth for information about NEUP and other DOE-NE programs.
- Tuesday, November 8, 8:00-11:30 AM (Octavius 2 & 3): Building a Nuclear Energy and Science Education Program: Successes and Challenges of Developing a Vision for Nuclear Energy Education–Panel
- Wednesday, November 9, 1:00-4:20 PM, Octavius 2 & 3): Research by U.S. DOE NEUP-Sponsored Students—I
- Wednesday, November 9, 4:30-7:50 PM, Octavius 2 & 3): Research by U.S. DOE NEUP-Sponsored Students—II
ANS Official Program
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|September 12, 2016|
The U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Nuclear Energy is accepting applications from U.S. universities to support infrastructure upgrades to university research reactors and general scientific infrastructure.
The Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) (DE-FOA-0001516) was released on September 1, 2016, at Grants.gov and is being managed by Nuclear Science User Facilities. A direct link to the Infrustructure FOA can be found by clicking here.
Applications will be due on November 23, 2016, with the anticipated award announcement by April-May 2017. Additional information can be found here.
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|September 8, 2016|
The RCUK Energy Programme (RCUKEP), led by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC), is encouraging the participation of UK researchers in the current DOE-NE FY 2017 Consolidated Innovative Nuclear Research (CINR) Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA).
The RCUKEP will support the UK component of proposals including US/UK collaboration in specific areas found in Appendix A of DE-FOA-0001515.
Applicable scopes associated with this collaborative effort can be found by going directly to https://www.epsrc.ac.uk/funding/calls/neup1/.
Videos explaining capabilities of UK universities can be found here.
UK funding, as part of this announcement, does not count towards the US funding limits as described in the FOA. UK funds will be released based on the NEUP's funding recommendations.
A convenient source of potential collaborators and collaboration information may be found in the publicly available Nuclear Science and Engineering Sourcebook.
Pre-Application deadline is September 14, 2016.
Full-Application deadline is February 15, 2017.
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|September 6, 2016|
The U.S. Department of Energy Office of Nuclear Energy would like to bring attention to the following opportunity through Cyclotron Road. This announcement is provided as a professional courtesy, however, NE is interested in evaluating sponsorship opportunities for potential applicants.
Cyclotron Road is a mentored innovation program that trains scientists to take new energy technologies to market. Participants in the program receive a stipend and health benefits for up to two years; access to Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory; and intensive mentorship, educational events, and community focused on hard technology innovation and commercialization.
Webinars will give an overview of the program, who should apply, what we look for in applicants, and more details about what you get if you’re selected.
Upcoming webinar dates:
· Wednesday, September 7th
· Wednesday, September 14th
· Wednesday, September 21st
Visit cyclotronroad.org/apply to sign up.
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