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Universities Research Association Inc. (URA) has announced a deadline of Monday, Feb. 27, for the submission of applications for the spring 2017 cycle of awards in the URA Visiting Scholars Program (VSP). Beginning with this award cycle, applications must be submitted online at the URA Visiting Scholars Program website. To register, please go to the VSP site: http://www.ura-hq.org/vsp/wp-login.php?action=register. Applicants will be asked to provide a username and email address. A registration confirmation and password will be sent to the email…

Universities Research Association Inc. (URA) has announced a deadline of Monday, Aug. 29, for the submission of applications for the fall 2016 cycle of awards in the URA Visiting Scholars Program. Applicants should anticipate to be notified by the end of September. These awards provide financial support for faculty and students from URA’s 89 member universities to work at Fermilab for periods of up to one year. URA makes two rounds of awards each year, in the spring and fall….

Universities Research Association Inc. (URA) has announced a deadline of Monday, February 29, for the submission of applications for the spring 2016 cycle of awards in the URA Visiting Scholars at Fermilab program. Applicants should anticipate to be notified by the end of March. These awards provide financial support for faculty and students from URA’s 89 member universities to work at Fermilab for periods of up to one year. URA makes two rounds of awards each year, in the spring…

Description: Universities Research Association Inc. (URA) will make an award for outstanding work conducted by a postdoctoral research fellow at Fermilab or in collaboration with Fermilab scientists. Alvin Tollestrup will present the award during the 2016 Annual Users’ Meeting. Eligibility: All Ph.D. researchers in non-tenure track or nontenure track equivalent positions at Fermilab or URA member institutions (http://www.ura-hq.org/universities/index.html) or institutions collaborating in Fermilab projects who are within six years of the receipt of their Ph.D. (as of the nomination deadline)…

Universities Research Association Inc. (URA) has announced a deadline of Monday, Feb. 29, for the submission of applications for the spring 2016 cycle of awards in the URA Visiting Scholars at Fermilab Program. Applicants should anticipate to be notified by the end of March.

Universities Research Association Inc. (URA) has announced a deadline of Monday, Feb. 29, for the submission of applications for the spring 2016 cycle of awards in the URA Visiting Scholars at Fermilab Program. Applicants should anticipate to be notified by the end of March.

Tom Schwarz, a CDF collaborator from the University of California-Davis, receives the Tollestrup Award from Alvin Tollestrup at the 2011 annual Users’ Meeting. Schwartz received the award for his postdoctoral work on measurements of top quark properties. Photo: Reidar Hahn.

Simone Pagan Griso, a graduate student at the Universita Degli Studi di Padova who worked on CDF, receives the URA Thesis Award from URA Executive Chair Steven Beering at the annual Users’ Meeting. Griso was one of two recipients of this year’s award, which recognizes graduate students’ research achievements. Photo: Reidar Hahn.

Xuebing Bu, a graduate student at the University of Science and Technology of China who worked on DZero, receives the URA Thesis Award from URA Executive Chair Steven Beering at the annual Users’ Meeting. Bu was one of two recipients of this year’s award, which recognizes graduate students’ research achievements. Photo: Reidar Hahn.