Research and External Funding Committee

Charge of the Committee, which has representation from each academic unit within the CEHP:

The College Research and External Funding Committee shall:

  1. Assist faculty members in identifying potential sources of funding and provide guidance with external research opportunities, grant-writing, and related activities. The Committee will be compromised of those individuals with experience in identifying, writing and submission of grants and a liaison from the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs or equivalent.
  2. Disseminate funding opportunities, identifying at least source, amount, requirements, and submission dates.
  3. Promote graduate and undergraduate faculty and student participation in University level research-related opportunities.

Related Links

  •, managed by the Department of Health and Human Services, is a resource that allows one to search and apply for federal grants, learn about the Office of Management and Budget’s (OMB) Uniform Guidance for Federal Awards, and find on-line answers about the grants process.
  • AASCU Grants Resource Center “provides personalized and comprehensive federal and private funding information to increase success rates among faculty and administrators at member institutions. Established in 1967 as a not-for-profit premium service of the American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU), GRC membership is open to public and private higher education institutions that offer four-year and graduate degrees.”
  • UALR Office of Research and Sponsored Programs (ORSP)

NIH Review Process and Grant Funding

Research Presentations and Guest Speakers

Meeting Notes