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Research & Innovation Announcements

Seed Funding: mICRo Grants


Application Deadline: Nov. 13, 2018 at 5 p.m.

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

Seed Funding: New Scholarly Endeavor Grants


Application Deadline: Nov. 13, 2018 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.

Research Enhancement Grants


Application Deadline for Colleges: Nov. 16, 2018 at 9 a.m.

Enhance the competitiveness of proposals that will be resubmitted to federal agencies. Colleges will rank and submit proposals to R&I by the deadline.

Research & Innovation News

Two National Academy of Public Administration representatives present Mridul Gautam with a framed recognition of his induction.

Gautam named as Fellow to National Academy of Public Administration

VPRI recognized for exemplary leadership in higher education by National Academy of top public management and organizational leaders

Three faculty members in business attire stand side-by-side in a computer-based laboratory.

Licensing agreement to help bring new medical implant coating to marketplace

Nanomedicine leader Nanovis agrees to use bioceramic coating developed through College of Engineering

Hector Arciniega and Marian Berryhill are seated as a computer work station; Hector holds a clear 3-D representation of a human head.

Evidence shows electric stimulation improves low working memory

University of Nevada, Reno-led research shows promise for potential new application of transcranial direct-current stimulation in older adults

A small, hand-held plaque bearing the word "MAKE"

Team of engineering grads brings passion for innovation to business world

Three University of Nevada, Reno alumni make Innevation Center their headquarters for new startup, Nevada JumpStarter

Seven individuals are shown as one of them takes a 'selfie' photo

Clickbio ‘graduates’ from Innevation Center

Local startup’s move to new location marks business-incubation success

4 students and staff member

Nevada team gears up for Make48 national competition

University of Nevada, Reno engineering team is making final preparations for their nationally televised maker challenge in Maryland

Woman holds an award

Application period opens for second annual InNEVator

Applicants, investors invited to participate in 8-week IoT pre-accelerator hosted at the University of Nevada, Reno Innevation Center—Powered By Switch

Professor Tom Kozel talks with a colleague in a laboratory.

Global impact: new list of essential in vitro diagnostics includes work of UNR Med professor

Rapid-diagnostic test based on research and commercialized discovery by Thomas Kozel is named to World Health Organization’s Model List

Three people dressed in protective hard hats and lab coats are cutting meat in the meat-production lab

Advancements in meat sciences leads to award, national appointment for CABNR's Amilton de Mello

Industry is seeing surge of innovation and safety advancements through research by the 2018 Foundation Early Career Innovator