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VPRI Announcements

Research Travel Grants (CLA & RSJ)


Application Deadline: Oct 31, 2016 at 8 a.m.

Up to $3000 for research travel funding for faculty in the College of Liberal Arts and the Reynolds School of Journalism.

mICRo Grants


Application Deadline: Nov 7, 2016 at 5 p.m.

Apply with two or more academic faculty for a 1:1 match of your ICR funds.

NSE Grants


Application Deadline: Nov 7, 2016 at 5 p.m.

Apply with two or more academic faculty for up to $2,500 or a 1:1 match of your faculty funds up to $5,000.


NVIE team

Nevada Industry Excellence recognized as 2016 Community Partner

EDAWN recognizes the statewide organization for commitment and contributions to industry success

Innevation Center

Sierra Angels program will help incubate University-based projects

New Sierra Innovations program and fund launched to help move the ideas and innovations of faculty, staff and students into the marketplace

Innevation Center ideation room

New InNEVenture Fund to ramp up commercialization

Applications open for technologies and ideas ready for early-stage seed-funding through new Nevada Research and Innovation Corporation

Governor and VPRI Gautam join Capstak co-founders

From the Innevation Center to the global marketplace

Economic development leaders celebrate Capstak’s beta-product launch, expansion plans and decision to keep headquarters in Reno

Earth Air Water conference

Who shares your research and scholarly activity interest?

Expanded offerings of colloquia, grant-writing workshops and brown-bag sessions to build collaboration, community and success

Innevaton Center makerspace

The Batchery partners with University of Nevada, Reno to support entrepreneurs

University’s Innevation Center—Powered By Switch is at center of a new collaboration with East Bay-based global incubator to spur innovation and startups

Nevada manufacturer Aerovault

Study shows substantial, statewide impact of Nevada Industry Excellence

Industry extension program helps contribute thousands of jobs, billions in revenue and tens of millions in direct tax benefit to Nevada

Project Capture Manager Lisa Genasci

Research success is aim for new project capture manager

Lisa Genasci looks forward to finding grant opportunities, supporting proposal development, contributing to faculty success

Outstanding Researcher Mae Gustin

Clearing the air with Mae Gustin

Mercury in the atmosphere: body of research by University’s 2016 Outstanding Researcher has international impact

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