The UIC Award of Merit was established to provide a mechanism for the campus leadership to recognize, appreciate and honor its outstanding Civil Service and Academic Professional employees. Employees based at regional campuses and University Administration employees based in Chicago are also eligible. In 2015, 30 awards will be given. Recipients will receive a UIC Award of Merit memento and a $2,500 monetary award. All recipients will be honored at the Employee Recognition Award Ceremony held November 10, 2015 at the UIC Forum.
All nomination submissions are due Friday, June 26 - 12:00 p.m. to the Nominee’s respective Dean, Director, or Department Head. Links to the Award of Merit nomination forms, eligibility and criteria, and the nomination due dates can be found below.
2015 Award of Merit Information, Eligibility and Nomination Due Dates
2015 Award of Merit Nomination Form and Instructions
Award of Merit Past Recipients
UIC Award of Merit Policy 704 (updated 2/15/2015)
Details about UIC Service Year Recognition, the CAPE Award, INSPIRE Award, Janice Watkins Award, and all other UIC recognition awards can be found at https://www.hr.uic.edu/employee_recognition/.
For questions, please contact Rebecca Fortier in UIC Human Resources/Special Programs at firstname.lastname@example.org or 312-413-2960.
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The Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, Research Development Services, announces the following limited competition opportunities from U.S. Department of Education (DoED), National Science Foundation (NSF), and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH). Advanced authorization is required from Research Development Services to apply for a limited competition.
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1. DoED- FIPSE - First in the World Program-Validation Grants - CFDA 84.116X
2. DoED- FIPSE - First in the World Program-Development Grants - CFDA 84.116F
3. NSF Consortium for Advanced Manufacturing Foresights - 15-565
4. NEH - National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Stipends
1. DoED-FIPSE - First in the World Program-Validation Grants - CFDA 84.116X - The FITW program is designed to support the development, replication, and dissemination of innovative solutions and evidence for what works in addressing persistent and widespread challenges in postsecondary education for students who are at risk for not persisting in and completing postsecondary programs. Validation grants provide funding to support the expansion and replication of projects supported by moderate evidence of effectiveness to a scaled multi-site sample. UIC is limited to one FIPSE - First in the World submission, either Validation or Development. For additional information, see http://research.uic.edu/funding/limited-submissions/cfda15-84116x
2. DoED-FIPSE - First in the World Program-Development Grants - CFDA 84.116F - The FITW program is designed to support the development, replication, and dissemination of innovative solutions and evidence for what works in addressing persistent and widespread challenges in postsecondary education for students who are at risk for not persisting in and completing postsecondary programs. Development grants will support new or substantially more effective practices for addressing widely shared challenges. UIC is limited to one FIPSE - First in the World submission, either Development or Validation. For additional information, see http://research.uic.edu/funding/limited-submissions/cfda15
3. NSF Consortium for Advanced Manufacturing Foresights - 15-565– This program embraces all fields of advanced manufacturing, including emerging areas and those overlapping with other disciplines. Awards range from $3,000,000 to $6,000,000 for three years. UIC is limited to one submission. For additional information, see http://research.uic.edu/funding/limited-submissions/nsf-camf15
4. NEH - National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Stipends - Summer Stipends support continuous full-time work on a humanities project for a period of two consecutive months and the work may be at any stage of development. Recipients usually produce articles, monographs, books, digital materials, archaeological site reports, translations, editions, or other scholarly resources. These awards are for the summer of 2016. UIC is limited to one submission. For additional information, see http://research.uic.edu/funding/limited-submissions/neh-nehsh15
• If you cannot reach the desired page by clicking on the link provided, try copying the full URL into your browser's address bar. There should be no spaces in the URL.
• Review guidelines and eligibility requirements before submitting an internal LOI.
• If you would like to apply for a limited competition not currently posted at our website at http://research.uic.edu/funding/limited-submissions please contact Tony Halford at RDS@uic.edu