Research Tracks

A publication of the Office of the Vice Provost for Research at Baylor University

June 29, 2016
by Baylor OVPR
0 comments

RFP: Temple Health & Bioscience Economic Development District’s NanoString nCounter Research Project

Click the image to download the full RFP document (PDF).

Click the image to download the full RFP document (PDF).

The Temple Health & Bioscience Economic Development District (THBD) is seeking proposals for research projects that will feature the NanoString nCounter NCT-SYST-200 Analysis System, located in the THBD’s Common Laboratory in Temple, Texas.  The program will award three grants of $25,000 each, with funds to be used primarily for the purchase of pre-made or custom panel kits and payment of THBD NanoString nCounter Analysis System cost center fees.

Click here to download the full RFP document, which includes more information on the program and instructions for application.

June 6, 2016
by Baylor OVPR
0 comments

Funding opportunity: NSF Major Research Instrumentation program

https://www.nsf.gov/od/oia/programs/mri/The National Science Foundation’s Major Research Instrumentation (MRI) program provides funds for the acquisition or development of science or engineering instruments for research or research training.

Because applications to the program are limited, the OVPR conducts an internal competition to determine which proposals will be certified to represent Baylor with a full proposal to the NSF.  Internal pre-proposals are due to the OVPR on Oct. 11, 2016.

Click here for information and instructions on submitting pre-proposals for the MRI program.  Click here for more information about the NSF MRI program.