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The Office of Research Services’ mission is to promote, facilitate, and support research, scholarship, teaching, and creative activities that are conducted by DePaul University faculty, students, and staff, and are consistent with the university’s mission.

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NSF Fastlane: System Issue with Budget Justifications

The NSF discovered a system issue in FastLane, which might prevent proposal submission if a budget justification has been completed for a subaward budget but not for the primary budget.

NSF Fastlane Error

The NSF has identified that Fastlane users may encounter an error stating that Proposal Submission is not available, which may be caused by special scientific/mathematical characters embedded in text.​

See more Grant Award news on DePaul Distinctions

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M Ryan Hess leads the Wayfinding Screen Study

Hess leads Richardson Library's Wayfinding Screen Study, with funds awarded from the Consortium of Academic and Research Libraries in Illinois (CARLI).

Christopher Einolf researches charitable giving

Social scientific theories of altruism are tested in real-world settings.

Nichole Pinkard and Denise Nacu receive NSF award​

“Developing Frameworks, Tools, and Social Practices to Support Effective Instructor Use of Online Social Learning Networks in Blended Learning Models”​ is a three-year project.​