NSF Technical Workshop at Dillard University

Thursday, 25 October, 2018


Dillard University announces a Technical Workshop to be held Thursday, October 25, 2018, in the Professional Schools Building on the Dillard University campus with special invited guest, The National Science Foundation (NSF).  

The workshop will provide basic insight and instruction on how to compete for NSF funding for sciences, engineering and education research. This day-long workshop will provide background on the Foundation, its missions, priorities, and budget. During the event, participants will receive an overview on proposal writing, NSF's merit review process, and programs that fall within NSF's directorates, as well as funding opportunities that cross disciplinary boundaries. 

NSF representatives will be on hand to answer questions and to host discipline-specific sessions to personally engage in discussions with attendees. Registration for this event is $75 and due no later than October 20, 2018. The registration fee includes continental breakfast, lunch, and refreshments. For more information about the Technical Workshop, contact Ebony Turner at ecturner@dillard.edu or 504-816-4022.

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(all checks must be recieved by October 20th)


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Draft Agenda 

8:00 AM - 8:45 AM              Registration and Continental Breakfast

9:00 AM - 9:30 AM              Welcome

9:30 AM - 10:45 AM            Overview of NSF/Merit Review Process

11:00 AM - 12:15 PM          Concurrent Breakout Sessions 1

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM            Lunch and Successful Principal Investigators Panel

1:45 PM - 3:00 PM              Concurrent Breakout Sessions 2

3:15 PM - 4:30 PM              Concurrent Breakout Sessions 3


Dillard University
2016 Gentilly Blvd
New Orleans, LA 70122

Event Contact

Ebony Turner

Phone: 504-816-4022
Website: Click to Visit

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Dillard University

2601 Gentilly Boulevard
New Orleans, Louisiana 70122