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Learn More About COVID-19 Funding Opportunities from Government Agencies

COVID-19 is an unprecedented global crisis and will require an unprecedented response. To help faculty navigate and pursue this changing landscape of funding, the University COVID Action Network (U-CAN) under the Strategic Partnerships and Research Collaborative (SPARC) hosted an online Collision Incubator Event that is now available as a recording.

Learn more about our Collision Incubator on COVID-19 funding opportunities from government agencies.


Learn More About COVID-19 Funding Opportunities

COVID-19 is an unprecedented global crisis and will require an unprecedented response. To help faculty navigate and pursue this changing landscape of funding, the University COVID Action Network (U-CAN) under the Strategic Partnerships and Research Collaborative (SPARC) hosted an online Collision Incubator Event that is now available as a recording.

Learn more about our Collision Incubator on COVID-19 funding opportunities.

University COVID Action Network (U-CAN)

The University COVID-19 Action Network (U-CAN) is a coalition of willing faculty, staff and students that is mobilizing to support COVID-19 response, recovery and resilience.

Learn more about the University COVID-19 Action Network.

Colliding on Proposals: May 2019

The Strategic Partnerships and Research Collaborative is currently working on several proposals made up of teams of University of Minnesota researchers. Here is our lineup of work in May 2019.

Learn more about the proposals SPARC is currently working on this month.

SPARC ignites in the great north

Part of the SPARC team headed to the great north last month to connect with researchers and staff on the University of Minnesota – Duluth campus. As part of the Duluth launch, the team hosted two brainstorming sessions and met individually with researchers during the visit, including a tour of the Large Lakes Observatory.

Learn more about the SPARC launch visit to the Duluth campus.

What is SPARC?

And how can it help you and the U? In a recorded presentation, Dr. Katey Pelican, SPARC Co-Director, describes what is SPARC and how it was created as a new research and innovation at the University of Minnesota.

Learn more about the launch of SPARC innovation hub.