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Research Resources Expanded


We are pleased to announce that the Office of Research has partnered with Hanover to expand research resources to the AU community. These resources include funding alerts for a wide range of federal and non-federal opportunities, grant calendars that are focused on specific fields of discipline, informative webinars on subjects such as early career and mid-career funding opportunities, research writing strategies, and much more. Hanover also provides the Grant Learning Center that is designed to guide faculty through various stages of developing competitive proposals. At present, courses being offered by Hanover include National Institutes of Health: A Series of Opportunities and NSF CAREER: The Faculty Early Career Development Program.


Please contact Jennifer Maher with questions regarding resources from Hanover Research. 

Early Career Grant Calendar

This calendar reviews upcoming grant opportunities focused on Early Career Research, covering a range of grantmakers. Short-term targets are included alongside longer-term opportunities that are forthcoming.

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Programmatic Funding

Take a deep dive into programmatic opportunities that were recently announced nationwide.

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Weekly Funding alerts

Review federal and foundation funding opportunities that were recently announced nationwide. 

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grant dashboard

The grant dashboard profiles relevant previously announced national-level funding opportunities, which can be sorted by type, agency/funder, and date.

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AI Grant Calendar

Grant calendar focusing on AI & Machine Learning that provides an overview of notable grants with deadlines in the coming months. 

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Art and Humanities Grant Calendar

Grant calendar focusing on Arts & Humanities that provides an overview of notable grants with deadlines in the coming months.

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Grant Learning Center

An interactive module designed to walk faculty through the various stages in developing competitive proposals, now featuring NSF CAREER and NIH: A Series of Opportunities. Please contact Jennifer Maher for the referral code.

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Access on-demand recording of past webinars from Hanover Research below.

Funding Landscape for AI & Machine Learning
In response to rapid advances in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning, this session will provide a primer on relevant funding trends for grant-seekers. We will cover recent funding priorities from major federal agencies and other funders as they relate to this field, while also highlighting notable programs through which grants are being awarded.
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Persuasive Strategies in Research Writing
With a particular focus on research proposals, this webinar will review key strategies that investigators can use to inspire reviewers to fund their projects, including overarching advice and guidance on specific components of grant applications.
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Non-Federal Research Funding
In this session, Hanover takes a look at non-federal funding opportunities for faculty who wish to diversify their funding searches. Topics include professional associations, private foundations, and industry partners.
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NSF Career: Educational Activities & Broader Impacts
In this session, Hanover focuses on two critical elements of the NSF CAREER program – educational activities and broader impacts – sharing key tips and strategies for success.
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Finding Your NIH Research (R-Series) Grant
In this session, Hanover Grants explores the different grant programs in the R-series to help faculty discern which research grant is the best fit for them.
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Grant-seeking for Mid-Career Faculty
In this session, Hanover explores the different opportunities and strategies for grantseeking success for mid-career faculty.
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