Research News

New Faculty Research Development Grant Program is Launched!

The Office of Research, Innovation and Sponsored Programs is proud to announce the launch of the FY2018 Faculty Research Development Grant Program (FRDGP). This program replaces the previous "Mini-grant" mechanism that has been used in the past. The FRDGP will provide up to $20,000 to tenured/tenure-track faculty so that they may collect preliminary data as [...]

Spring 2017: Grant Proposal Development Course

Are you interesting in writing a proposal or grant?  Need help drafting or redrafting your application to a federal or private funding source?  Come join us each week, and gain helpful tips and tricks on how to find funding sources and draft winning proposals.  You will also be introduced to key resources that are available [...]

Building on Resilience Lecture Series

How Equity Unwraps Gifts and Talents in Black Students Dr. Fred A. Bonner, II and the MACH-III Center team invite you to join us for our inaugural event, the Building on Resilience Lecture Series.  This lecture series will include authors from Building on Resilience, a text noted as being “a much needed and important resource [...]

PVAMU Hosts 13th Annual TAMUS Student Research Symposium

Prairie View A&M University (PVAMU) hosted nearly 900 students, faculty, and staff at The Texas A&M University System 13th Annual Pathways Student Research Symposium on November 3-4, 2016.  Participants consisted of student scholars from all of the 11 universities within The Texas A&M University System (TAMUS). The Pathways Student Research Symposium provides an [...]

Summer Fellowships and Internships – U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), Ames Laboratory and Iowa State University (ISU) – November 18, 2016

Prairie View A&M University will host delegates from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), Ames Laboratory and (ISU) on November 18, 2016. The mission of their visit is to introduce faculty and students to the many summer fellowships and internship opportunities, available research grants, and other collaboration opportunities with DOE national laboratories, such as Ames Lab and [...]

2017 Summer Research Mini-Grant Funding

The Office of Research and Graduate Studies announces the 2017 Summer Research Mini-Grant Program. This program provides seed grants for faculty so that they may collect preliminary data as they prepare to submit competitive proposals to external funding agencies. Investigators in all areas of research are encouraged to apply. Research grants of $ 20,000 each [...]

Dr. Lei Huang Awarded National Science Foundation Funding

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded Dr. Lei Huang, Assistant Professor in the Computer Science Department,  funding for his research titled "EAGER: A Data Flow Approach to Meet the Challenges of Big Data Analytics”.  The project will receive $299,999.00 for the next two years. The project will allow collaboration with Dr. Jack Denis at [...]

Prairie View A&M University Hosts Industry Day 2016

Industry Day 2016 provided an opportunity for those in industry to learn more about the innovative projects and capabilities of the researchers here at Prairie View A&M University (PVAMU).  Nearly 140 business representatives, TAMUS and PVAMU faculty, staff and students registered to attend the event which provided insight about the process and opportunities for partnering [...]

Register Now for the Panther Research Institute: Grant Writing

  Panther Research Institute 2016: Grant Writing is sponsored by The Office of Research and Graduate Studies and The Center for Teaching Excellence  with funding from Title III. The grant writing institute is an opportunity for each participant to gain hands-on experience with the grant writing process.  We encourage formation of writing teams of not [...]

Scopus Research Tool Webinar

The Office of Research will provide a webinar on the research tool Scopus on Monday, April 11, 2016  at 2:00 PM CST.  PVAMU faculty, staff and students are invited to try the research tool at and to participate in the webinar. Scopus is the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature: scientific journals, [...]