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FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES TO SUPPORT WORK IN OUR LAB
First of all, here's a great summary by the UA Grad College of how to read an RFP document, which can be non-trivial your first (or nth) time around.
See our collaborating lab TMPL's great list of funding opps here
The American-Scandinavian Foundation (ASF) - support for American scientists working in Scandinavia
University of Arizona Honors Undergraduate Research Grants Open to non-honors UA students as well, due January 29th.
SLOAN Indigenous Graduate Partnership (UA/SIGP)-support for Native American Students entering a STEM field graduate program at the University of Arizona
FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES TO TRAVEL FOR FIELDWORK OR CONFERENCES
FUNDING/ TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES ELSEWHERE
Hong Kong Fellowships to pursue graduate degrees at Hong Kong Institutions
Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute's Summer Internship program (mainly for graduate students, occasionally open to undergrads and post-baccalaureates)
OUTREACH OPPORTUNITIES AT THE UA (SOME INCLUDE ADDED FUNDING)
Carson Scholarships supports improved science communication for graduate students $5,000 Award for academic year. Applications due Fall 2015 Students will: -Attend mandatory communication training programs (this may be held over a single weekend or as multiple shorter events throughout the year) -Attend at least two events involving interaction with donors and interested parties -Attend at least one professional development, outreach, or team-building event organized by mentors or others -Produce a science communication product such as an exhibit, blog, or video -Make a long-term commitment to participate in the Carson Scholars network by posting updates, communication products, accomplishments, or items of interest to other current or past scholars