Announcements Archives - Research

Dr. Kommalapati and team earn $5 million from the National Science Foundation

Dr. Raghave Kommalapati and team earned an award from the National Science Foundation.  The funding will position the CREST Center for Energy and Environmental Sustainability (CEES) Phase II to research renewable energy and sustainability, and help to train a diverse STEM workforce for the future. Click for more information


Prairie View A&M University was awarded a $2,999,568 federal grant to perform research on high-pressure combustion in microgravity. The funding comes through NASA’s Minority University Research and Education Project (MUREP) Institutional Research Opportunity (MIRO) program, which supports the training and development of students and faculty at targeted colleges and universities. A cross-departmental team lead by [...]

Research Week

Prairie View A&M University is hosting the Inaugural Research Week Symposium.  The event is a joint collaboration between the Office of Research, Innovation and Sponsored Programs, The Texas Juvenile Crime Prevention Center - College of Juvenile Justice and Psychology and the Office of Academic Affairs.  On day one of the symposium, our faculty shared details [...]

Research Compliance Training

Date :  Wednesday, March 27, 2019 Training Times: Export Controls: 10:00  AM IRB: 11:00 AM IACUC: 1:00 PM IBC: 2:00 PM Location: Wilhelmina Delco Building, Room 120 Please contact Crysta Mendes with any questions at or 936.261.1553

2019 Grant Workshop

Date: May 20 – 22, 2019 Time: 9a – 4p daily Location: E.E. O’Banion New Science Building – Rooms 122/123 WHO SHOULD ATTEND: Faculty Staff Graduate Students WORKSHOP TOPICS: The art of grantsmanship Defining your research agenda Writing your proposal, section-by-section How to write proposals to: National Science Foundation (NSF) National Institute of Health (NIH) [...]

Branding: The Unknown Researcher

Location:  E.E. O’Banion Building Room 123 Date:  March 29, 2019 Time:  1:00 PM to 3:30 PM For more information email us at SEATING IS LIMITED Easy Registration below!  Participants will learn: What is a Brand? Why Do I need a Brand as a Researcher? How to Tell a Compelling Story through Branding Elements of [...]

The 2019 Research Capabilities Booklet Needs You!

Don't get left out. Prairie View A&M University faculty, researchers, and staff...We're in the final hours. Have you submitted your 2019 Research Capabilities survey? The Office of Research, Innovation and Sponsored Programs is collecting information for the latest edition of the PVAMU Research Capabilities Booklet. Submission time has been extended to ensure you have the opportunity [...]

Department of Defense Technical Assistance Workshop

November 7, 2018 8:00 am - 5:00 pm Willie A. Tempton Sr. Memorial Student Center  The OUSD (R&E) is pleased to announce a technical assistance workshop as a part of a series of training and educational activities intended to provide program, process, and funding opportunity information to our minority-serving institutions. Representatives from the Office of the Secretary [...]


FREE REGISTRATION IS BELOW The Office of Research Innovation and Sponsored Programs is excited to offer MAESTRO Research Portal Training.  The one-day training will include: Approving  proposals in MAESTRO Uploading  deliverables Reviewing  research statistics Finding research collaborators Keeping research in compliance with regulations Finding funding opportunities Managing  project close-outs Who should attend? Research Faculty/Staff Department administrators [...]

Prairie View A&M University to Receive $1M for African-American Studies Initiative

With financial support from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, an anonymous donor and an eligible university match, Prairie View A&M University (PVAMU) is set to revamp its curriculum with a new African-American Studies Initiative. Funding totaling $1 million will support the launch of the project “Enhancing the Humanities at PVAMU through an African-American Studies Program Initiative,” which [...]

Inclement Weather Alert 9-20-2019

Due to inclement weather, the main campus and the northwest Houston center will delay opening until 10 a.m. The safety of our faculty, staff and students is of the utmost concern, please exercise caution as you make your way to campus. The College of Nursing, Medical center campus will remain closed today.