U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA), Faculty Development Grant, Fiscal Year 2014
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is an independent agency, established by the Energy Reorganization Act of 1974, tasked with licensing and regulating the NationÂ’s civilian use of byproduct, source, and special nuclear material to ensure adequate protection of public health and safety, to promote the common defense and security, and to protect the environment. This program provides funding to support nuclear science, engineering, and related disciplines to develop a workforce capable of supporting the design, construction, operation, and regulation of nuclear facilities and the safe handling of nuclear materials. This announcement is for faculty development grants. The objectives of the Faculty Development Program are to attract and retain highly-qualified individuals in academic teaching careers. The grants specifically target probationary, tenure-track faculty during the first 6 years of their career and new faculty hires in the following academic areas: Nuclear Engineering, Health Physics, Radiochemistry, Probability Risk Assessment (Levels 2 & 3) and related disciplines.
General information about this opportunity
Last Known Status
Deleted 04/30/2014 (Archived.)
Agency: Nuclear Regulatory Commission
Type(s) of Assistance Offered
Number of Awards Available
Who is eligible to apply/benefit from this assistance?
You may submit an application(s) if your institution/organization has any of the following characteristics: Â•Public/State Controlled Institutions of Higher Education Â•Private Institutions of Higher Education Â•Hispanic-Serving Institutions Â•Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) Â•Tribally Controlled Colleges and Universities (TCCUs) Â•Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian Serving Institutions
What is the process for applying and being award this assistance?
Other Assistance Considerations
Formula and Matching Requirements
This program does not have cost sharing or matching requirements.
Who do I contact about this opportunity?
Grant & Contract Specialist
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
Awards range from $100,000.00 to $450,000.00