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SPIN (Sponsored Programs Information Network) is a funding opportunities database designed to provide up-to-date information on current federal, non-federal, and international funding opportunities, including: Fellowships, Research Grants, Publication Support, Sabbatical Support, RFAs (NIH Guide), Curriculum Development, Conference Support, RFPs (Commerce Business Daily), and more. SPIN enables users to search the database using selections from various categories (keywords, location, sponsor, deadline, etc).
SMARTS (SPIN Matching And Research Transmittal Service) is an electronic matching and funding opportunity notification system which provides investigators with a direct and targeted electronic link to comprehensive, current, and available national and international research funding information.GENUIS (Global Expertise Network for Industry, University, and Scholars) is a global WWW network and database of scientific and scholarly expertise containing profiles entered and maintained by scholars and researchers at leading universities and research institutions throughout the world. Search profiles are based on keywords, research interests, institution, state, and/or country. One can also perform free-text searches on full profiles. LaGenius is the Louisiana portion of a National Searchable Database of University Academic and Technical Expertise. Showcase your expertise on the Web! Join your colleagues from across Louisiana and 600 universities nationwide.
To register for this database, and create and maintain your profile, please follow this link. SMARTS grant notifications are based on and linked to the profile created in GENIUS database. This database is free for ULM faculty and staff, made available through Louisiana Board of Regents.
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