New Investigators Team for Research Opportunities (NITRO)


NITRO supports University faculty on strategic, catalytic, and capacity building research development activities by matching funding opportunities with resources, promoting new and junior faculty research.

    • Focus on new investigators
      • First time PI's
      • First R-type or equivalent proposal
      • First proposal to agency
      • Instrumentation Grants
    • Brainstorming Sessions
    • Budget Development/Review
    • Collaboration Portals
    • Consultation & Review
    • Coordination of Resources
    • Funding Search: Grant Library 
    • Graphic Design
    • Institutional Support
    • Proposal/Research Guidance
    • Topical Exploration
    • Trainings: Templates and Forms


Kathy Christiansen, Sponsored Projects Officer