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Grant writing workshops on 2/26 from 1 to 2:30 pm and 2/27 from 9:30 to 11 am in the Wyatt Room of the Steen Library. The topic is 10 common grant writing mistakes. Contact Sherry Tucker at tuckers1@sfasu.edu or extension 6606 to RSVP.


The federal government is open for business! However, if you had previously received a notice to halt work, you may not begin until you receive a notice stating such.


Unless your federal grant is covered by an appropriations bill already signed into law, the Federal government shutdown may impact your grant award. Here is a resource page compiled by the University of Minnesota:

Guidance from Federal Agencies Subject to the Partial Shutdown.

Currently, SFA has only been notified of 5 USDA awards that have been impacted, and the relevant persons have been notified.

Proposal submission and report deadlines are not affected.

Please contact Jennifer Hanlon if you have any questions.


The university research compliance committees now have their own web page! For more on IACUC, IRB, and IBC, visit Research Compliance.



Visit our "Training" page for an upcoming TCA webinar on data to include in proposals, a grant proposal writing workshop at UT Tyler, and the upcoming Grant Support Group Luncheon dates.



FY19 Deadlines for all internal grants are now posted at the Internal Funding page .

Review all guidelines carefully as many have been updated.



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