Go Cougs!

The Lewiston Tribune featured a story on the Palouse RoboSub Club.

Starting September 16, Scott Hudson will become the interim Executive Director for the WSU Tri-Cities School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS). Founding SEAS Director Joseph Iannelli will return to faculty.

Jacqueline Reeve was featured in a story by the National Nuclear Security Administration.

For Your Information

Dean’s Office Hours – Fall Semester
Dean Rezac will hold Voiland College office hours on September 19, October 8, November 19, December 19, from 4-5pm, in Carpenter 526.  Ten-minute spots will be available for individuals or small, themed groups. To reserve your spot during these dates, contact Nelda Hume, nelda.hume@wsu.edu

Safety Tip of the Week

School Zones
As the school year begins, it is important to keep a look out for school zone signals. Always obey the speed limits.Be aware of and watch out for students near schools, bus stops, sidewalks, in the streets, and in school parking lots.

For more safety tips, contact Environmental Health and Safety at ehs@wsu.edu.

Upcoming Seminars and Events

Sept 12Town Halls 2018: Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture4 PMETRL 101 and livestreamed
Sept 12Intro to OR and the Life Cycle of a Grant10:30 AMLighty 280 - RSVP
Sept 12Architecture Public Lecture: Ayad Rahmani5:30 PMSpark G45
Sept 13Intro to OR and the Life Cycle of a Grant1:30 PMLighty 280 - RSVP
Sept 13MME Seminar: “An evaluation of helmet test standards in predicting brain injury”
By Arghavan Talebanpour
11 AMETRL 101
Sept 14Rolls with Ryan
Join your SDC students and the director, Ryan Smith, for rolls and conversation.
12 PMCarpenter Gallery
Sept 14VCEA Safety TrainingVariousVarious
Sept 19Finding Funding with Pivot10:30 AMLighty 280 - RSVP
Sept 20Finding Funding with Pivot1:30 PMLighty 280 - RSVP
Sept 20Student Success Open House9am-1pmDana Hall
Sept 26PI Roles & Responsibilities10:30 AMLighty 280 - RSVP
Sept 27PI Roles & Responsibilities1:30 PMLighty 280 - RSVP
Oct. 1Evening with Industry presented by the Society of Women Engineers5:30 PMSEL Event Center
Oct 6JCDREAM Symposium9 – 5 PMWSU Everett

More Voiland College events.
More WSU Research events.

Award and Research Opportunities

Requests for Proposals, Research Announcements, and Events

Please note: As of August 15, 2018, there are no more “submission windows” for unsolicited proposals to most of the core programs in the Engineering directorate of NSF (other directorates maintain proposal windows for unsolicited proposals). Investigators can submit proposals to these programs at any time during the year.

TitleAgencyClose Date
Major Research Instrumentation Program  (MRI)
VCEA submissions must include a letter from the Assoc. Dean for Research (dfield@wsu.edu)
NSFWSU Deadline: 09/12/2018
Enabling Quantum Leap: Convergent Accelerated Discovery Foundries for Quantum Materials Science, Engineering and Information (Q-AMASE-i)NSF ($20-25M award)LOI: 9/17/2018
Washington Commercialization Gap FundWSUPreproposal Deadline: 9/21/2018
Innovations in Graduate Education (IGE) ProgramNSF9/27/2018
Fundamental Research to Counter Weapons of Mass DestructionDOD09/30/2018
Idaho National Laboratory Graduate FellowshipINLFall 2018
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Lawrence Fellowship – Post GradsLLNL10/01/2018
National Security Internship Program for Undergraduates and GraduatesPNNL10/03/2018
Cooperative & Experiential Education Division Student Co-op of the Year / Student Intern of the Year AwardCEED-ASEE11/02/2018
Scholarships in STEM (S-STEM)NSFWSU Deadline: 1/8/2019
NSF CMMI CAREER Proposal Writing Workshop- March 25 – 27, in Charlotte, NCNSF01/08/2019
Materials Research Science and Engineering Centers (MRSEC)NSF ($2-4M/yr)WSU Deadline: Anticipated, 4/4/2019
Crimson Spirit AwardWSUOngoing
WSU Office of Research Information SessionsWSU Office of ResearchOngoing
ONNL Alternate Sponsored Fellowships (ASF) for Students, Faculty, and Visiting ScientistsPNNL, DOEContinuous
NSF-NIST Interaction in Basic and Applied Scientific Research in BIO, ENG, & MPS(Supplements to existing NSF awards)NSFContinuous
Experiential, Cooperative, and Work-integrated Education Research GrantsCEED- ASEEContinuous

WSU Limited Submission Opportunities and Deadlines.
WSU Office of Research’s Large Funding Opportunities Database.

Student Research Opportunities and Internships

WSU offers a number of opportunities available to undergraduate students who wish to gain experiences working in their field of interest, including:

WSU Honors College Research Opportunities and Internships Database.

Voiland College Career & Internship Center.

WSU’s student employment/internship portal: Handshake.

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