Announcements

National Academies’ Action Collaborative on Preventing Sexual Harassment in Higher Education

Tuesday, November 19 to Wednesday, November 20, 2019 University of Washington, Husky Union Building 4001 East Stevens Way N.E., Seattle, WA 98195 Register for the Summit Sexual Harassment in higher education is pervasive, harmful, and costly. This has been emphasized…

MSRDC is pleased to announce four (4) new funding opportunities

The MSI STEM Research and Development Consortium (MSRDC) is pleased to release four (4) new Request for Research Project Proposals (RRPP): RRPP 1: United States Department of the Navy: Office of Naval Research (ONR) Project Title: Design, Development, Prototyping and…

MSRDC Represents Member Institutions at NASEM 2019 Convocation

On February 6, 2019, Dr. Alan Arnold, Director of Research Development, represented the Consortium’s member institutions and researchers at the National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine (NASEM)’s 2019 Annual Convocation. This year’s convocation was hosted by by the Board…

DOE Announces Winners of Additive Manufacturing for Disaster Response Challenge

The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) has partnered with Freelancer.com to hold several crowdsourcing campaigns in order to find innovative solutions to today’s manufacturing challenges and attract broad industry participation. The Manufacturing Innovator Challenge consists of…

Minority Serving Institutions and STEM: Feb. 6 National Convocation

Given the projected demographic profile of the U.S., the educational outcomes and STEM readiness of students of color will have direct implications for America’s economic growth, national security, and global prosperity. On Feb. 6, the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering,…