Iowa EPSCoR Track-1 Planning Grants Informational Session
- 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
As a designated Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) state, Iowa is eligible to apply for Research Infrastructure Improvement Program Track-1 (RII Track-1) awards. This informational session will answer questions regarding a limited submission call for proposals — due May 3 — for the state’s EPSCoR steering committee to select a topic area, PI, and potential team involving multiple higher education institutions, industry, and government in Iowa for a Track-1 planning grant proposal submission to the National Science Foundation. Event hosts will include NSF EPSCoR Program Manager Jeanne Small, Iowa State Associate Vice President for Research Surya Mallapragada, University of Iowa Senior Associate Vice President for Research Richard Hichwa, and University of Northern Iowa Associate Vice President for Research and Innovation Jennifer Waldron.