RESEARCH FACILITATION

Working to catalyze interactions between new and existing teams of researchers to develop team science proposals that cross disciplines and support the key research mission of the Institute.

The CNSI supports the development of innovative research projects that accelerate discoveries, crosses disciplines, and supports the key mission of the Institute.  Our experienced grants facilitation team works to catalyze these interactions by assisting researchers in the development of team science proposals that brings new, previously untapped, resources to the campus.  This includes the development of cutting-edge instrumentation directly related to the CNSI Technology Centers.

As the funding landscape becomes increasingly complicated and multifaceted, the CNSI’s skilled and agile grant team is prepared to support all aspects of the pre- and post-award process in order to give our researchers a competitive edge.  We provide hands-on management with meeting scheduling, coordinating activities amongst collaborators, budget construction, editing, and liaising between the various campus and agency contacts.  With a robust record of submissions to federal, state, industry and foundation agencies, our knowledgeable team expertly guides investigators through the various administrative channels so that they can focus on what is important, the science.

For more information, contact us at grants@cnsi.ucla.edu.

KEY PARTNERSHIPS

MEET OUR TEAM

David Avery
Research and Program Development Director
avery@cnsi.ucla.edu

Gina King
Senior Fund Manager
glk@cnsi.ucla.edu

Angie Jun
Research and Innovation Associate
angie@cnsi.ucla.edu

FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES

W.M. Keck Foundation Research Program

The W.M. Keck Foundation’s Southern California Program seeks to promote the education and healthy development of children and youth, strengthen families and enhance the lives of people in the greater Los Angeles area through its support of organizations that provide...

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NSF Nanomanufacturing Program

Nanomanufacturing is the production of useful nano-scale materials, structures, devices and systems in an economically viable manner. The NSF Nanomanufacturing Program seeks to explore transformative approaches to nanomanufacturing, including but not limited to:...

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