****LIFE SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY SHOWCASE****
Tuesday, December 10th, 2013 – 11:00am to 12:30pm
Where: UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA MR5 – Room 3005
298 15th Street Southwest
Charlottesville, VA 22903
Food and refreshments will be provided
The Big Data Mixer, from 6-8pm on November 20, 2013, will bring students from all disciplines together to discuss emerging themes in collaborative research and Big Data, to network, and to explore potential collaborations.
Fellowship proposals are due February 21, 2014.
Following the round of pre-proposals, teams will be invited to submit expanded proposals for the Jefferson Trust "Developing Students for Leadership in Data-Intensive Research and Innovation" Fellowship competition.
What is required for a proposal?
Details of the required proposal package are forthcoming.
How will proposals be judged?
Pre-proposals are due January 15, 2014. Please e-mail complete pre-proposals to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 5pm on January 15 for consideration.
What are the required elements of a pre-proposal?
Proposals need to have the following:
What is the Big Data Mixer?
In order to spark brainstorming and idea generation on collaborative research in the area of Big Data, the Grad Studies Office offers this opportunity for students to organize department-based discussions.
The Entrepreneurship Cup is a business-concept competition open to all U.Va. undergraduates, graduate students and post-doctoral fellows. Sponsored by Third Security LLC, this annual competition seeks to enrich the area's entrepreneurial community by encouraging new ventures with the potential to address unmet needs, solve social and economic problems, and do so in an interdisciplinary way.
Join the University of Virginia BTP for a Biotechnology and Big Data Symposium
Are you interested in a career in Industry?
Not sure where to start? Then join the Biotechnology Training Program and find out how to get from here to there!
Are you planning to apply for the 2014 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program?
Then join us on Thursday, October 24, 2013 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. in the East Wing of Thornton Hall, Third Floor, Room 305 for a grant writing application workshop by Archie Holmes, Associate Provost and Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering.
This interactive workshop will reveal the dynamics and energy of the speaking voice, the chief tool for communicating in professional settings. Practical exercises that enhance vocal vibration and articulation will be introduced and practiced, revealing the power and persuasiveness of each participant's voice. A light-hearted role play of the interview experience will help prepare students for networking, presenting at conferences, and entering the job market.
The Data Science Institute, in conjunction with the Jefferson Trust and the Office of the Vice President for Research, is offering graduate fellowships for the 2014-2015 academic year in the amount of $20,000 per student for collaborative research in the area of “Big Data.” These fellowships are designed to encourage students from diverse disciplines (e.g.
Questions or comments? Please contact Tamela Munzner.
Office of Graduate Studies and Postdoctoral Affairs
Office of the Vice President for Research
PO Box 400882
2023 Ivy Road
Charlottesville, VA 22904-0882
(434) 243-2140 (fax)
Below is a number of funding opportunities and resources for graduate students. Programs are divided into University and non-University programs/resources and are organized by application or submission deadline. Programs with rolling application/submission deadlines are listed first.
The Leadership Alliance is proud to annouce that LANS 2013 will take place at the Hilton Stamford Hotel & Executive Meeting Center, Stanford, Connecticut, July 26-28, 2013.
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