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KY DOE EPSCoR Program

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 NEW Grant Opportunity:

National Lab Partnership

   - in Energy Research 

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  • Purpose: to advance fundamental, energy oriented, scientific and engineering research
  • Total funding: $3 Million available
  • Max award: $600 k/ over 3 yrs
  • Competition: 27 states/territories eligible
  • Expected number of awards: 5

Deadlines:

  • 11/6/2015 - Notify the KY EPSCoR office for a pre-applicaiton support letter *
  • 11/12/2015  5pm EST
    Pre-Application Due Date 
  • 12/18/2015 5pm EST
    DOE Encourage/Discourage Date  
  • 1/28/2016 11:59pm EST
    Application Due Date  

Full RFP:  DOE Funding Opportunity Number: DE-FOA-0001432

* Pre-Application Support Letter:  In order to submit a pre-application, PI's must obtain a support letter from the KY EPSCoR Statewide Office. Please send an email to both LarryHolloway ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ) and Rick Kurzynske ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ) and cc Liz Knapp ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ) by Friday, November 6, 2015 to request this letter.  Provide the following in the request:

  • PI's name and institution
  • Proposal title and focus of research proposed
  • National Lab with whom collaborating
  • Copy of the National Lab's support letter (if available by Nov 6th).


 

About:
Kentucky DOE EPSCoR networks university faculty with government, industry and DOE national laboratories to build sustainable science and engineering research. It also develops collaborations and new opportunities in systemic education programs. These programs focus on improving technology materials that help teach mathematics, science and engineering principles of energy. In cooperation with the Kentucky Science and Technology Corporation (KSTC), a statewide entrepreneurship training and technology transfer program,  KY DOE EPSCoR promotes an understanding of the steps and partnering necessary for the commercialization of inventions.

 

 

New Director

We are pleased to announce Dr. Larry Holloway, Interim Dean of the College of Engineering at the University of Kentucky as the new Director of the KY DOE EPSCoR Program.

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Lawrence E. Holloway, Ph.D.

Intermin Dean, College of Engineering

Director, Power and Energy Institute of Kentucky (PEIK)

TVA Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Research Areas: discrete event control systems, embedded systems, energy, fault detection, fault diagnosis, fault monitoring, manufacturing automation, manufacturing sysytems, power, power systems, production control