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  1. 2017 DC Days Applications Due!!

    Oct 31, 2016

    Applications are due November 23, 2016 for the 2017 DC Days to be held in Washington D.C.  This program encourages researchers to become more competitive by providing an opportunity to visit with federal program officers in order to determine if the researcher’s basic concept is a good fit with the sponsor’s mission, seek advice concerning project design and appropriate funding track, and better understand the peer review process.

  2. 2016 DC Days Participants at USAID

    DC Days 2016

    Jun 22, 2016

    May 9-11, 2016, four faculty members from the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES) included Ye Xia with Plant Pathology, Farnaz Maleky representing Food Science Technology (FST), Annie Specht with Agricultural Communication, Education, and Leadership (ACEL), Shauna Brummet with BioHio, and David Benfield representing OARDC Director's Office, traveled to Washington, D.C.

  3. Sharing Knowledge in the Developing World: Ohio State Scientist Helps Fight Plant Diseases, Poverty

    Jul 29, 2014

    WOOSTER, Ohio – If knowledge truly is power, Ohio State University plant pathologist Sally Miller believes that sharing knowledge can help alleviate one of the most pressing issues facing millions of people in the developing world: being able to grow enough food to eat and make a living.  
  4. Faculty Participate in First-Ever "DC Days"

    Jun 10, 2014

    Four faculty members from within the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences recently traveled to Washington, DC as part of the inaugural DC Days program.  Created by the OARDC Director’s Office and the Grant Development Support Unit, the program was designed to increase the competitiveness of grants submitted by emerging faculty researchers by providing them an opportunity to visit with a variety of federal agencies and program officers. 

  5. BioHio Research Park Receives Grant for Master Plan, Selects Consultants for Development

    Feb 19, 2014

    WOOSTER, Ohio -- BioHio Research Park, an affiliate of The Ohio State University, has received a $71,321 grant from the U.S. Economic Development Administration (EDA) to develop a master plan for the expansion of this innovation and economic growth initiative in northeast Ohio.

  6. Ohio State Researcher Nets $900,000 NSF Grant to Study Vacant Lot Biodiversity, Management in Cleveland

    Jan 28, 2014

    WOOSTER, Ohio -- Ohio State University entomologist Mary Gardiner has received a coveted grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to implement an unprecedented study of vacant land in the city of Cleveland.  
  7. Ohio State Receives $2.6M NSF Grant for Unique Research in Africa's Threatened Sahel Region

    Jan 28, 2014

    COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Ohio State University’s College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES) has been awarded a $2.6 million grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to study the unique interactions between shrubs and crops as a basis for developing sustainable agricultural practices in the ecologically fragile Sahel region of Africa.  
  8. Ohio State Receives $24M USAID Grant to Boost Agriculture, Food Security in Tanzania

    Jan 28, 2014

  9. Ohio State Receives $1.4 Million Grant for Development of Resistant Ash Tree

    Jan 28, 2014

  10. OSU Entomologists studying the damaging impacts of Common Buckthorn

    Jan 28, 2014