Register for Broader Impact of Research: Strategies, Resources, and Partners Conference

  • Location: Zoom Webinar
  • Date: Wednesday, March 17, 2021 - Thursday, March 18, 2021
  • Registration Deadline: Tuesday, March 16, 2021

The offices of the Vice President for Research and Innovation and University Outreach and Engagement are excited to announce the Broader Impacts of Research: Strategies, Resources, and Partners conference taking place March 17-18, 2021. It will provide faculty, staff, and students who are interested in applying for NSF grants an overview of the broader impacts (BI) of research criterion and introduce them to the wide array of resources, supports, and partners available at MSU to help them design innovative broader impacts activities and write winning BI plans. 
This two-day event will have six 60- to 90-minute sessions that cover the following topics.  

Day 1: March 17 | 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Broader impacts: What they are, why they matter, and how to create a great BI plan 
  • NSF CAREER awards: How to write a winning CAREER award proposal 
  • MSU resources and partners for broadening participation in STEM 
 Day 2: March 18 | 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM
  • Partners for engaging the public in science 
  • Supports for industry partnerships 
  • Strategies for effective partnerships with nonprofits and government agencies 

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If you require any special accommodations, please note them in the box below. We will do our best to comply with requests made by 3/10/2021. Requests made after that time will be accommodated if time and facilities permit.