Entries by Briauna Perryman

New DOE Award for University of Alabama

Congrats to the University of Alabama for being awarded a DOE EPSCoR award in the amount of $300,000 dollars! This will go to support research in Grid Decarbonizing Solar Tech. UA specifically will be focusing on Low-Cost, Highly Efficient and Fast Thermally Pressed Scalable Carbon-Based Planar Perovskite Solar Cells. To learn more about the DOE […]

ALEPSCoR Announces Round 16 Awardees

In May of 2021, the Alabama EPSCoR Steering Committee met virtually to decide the new awardees for the round 16 Graduate Research Scholars Program! Round Sixteen had 73 applications, 36 were awarded. Funding for the nineteen renewing and seventeen new awardees will begin in the fall semester of 2021. These recipients are conducting research funded […]

$750,000 DOE EPSCoR Grant Goes to…

A principal research scientist in The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) Center for Space Plasma and Aeronomic Research (CSPAR) has been awarded a $750,000 grant from the United States Department of Energy (DOE) Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) for low temperature plasma (LTP). This scientist is Dr. Vladimir Kolobov who has been a […]

Scholarship Announcement!

Scholarship and Free Conference Information! (Not ALEPSCoR related) This year’s Southeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies (SEAFWA) annual conference will be a virtual event on October 26, 2019 – October 28, 2020 http://www.seafwa.org/conference/overview/  SEAFWA’s [minrc.org]Minorities in Natural Resources Conservation subcommittee (MINRC) invites interested female and minority college students pursuing a career in conservation to […]

ALEPSCOR Gives Presentation at EDAA

In January 2020, Alabama EPSCoR participated in the January 2020 Economic Development Association of Alabama (EDAA) meeting to give a presentation on “University Research as an Economic Driver”. Presenters included:  Dr. Chris Lawson, Alabama EPSCoR, Dr. Mike Chambers,  Associate Vice President of Research as the University of South Alabama; Dr. Karim Budhwani,  CEO of CerFlux […]