This Notice of Intent is to inform researchers within the UNC System that the Collaboratory, in partnership with North Carolina Central University, intends to issue a Request for Proposals (RFP) titled “Opioid Abatement Research Program 2022: Supporting Local Efforts to Address the Opioid Crisis in North Carolina.”
In June the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released four new drinking water health advisories related to PFAS contamination. The soundness of these advisories has since been called into question and in late July a lawsuit was filed seeking to overturn two of them.
The NC Department of Public Instruction and the Collaboratory are leading a joint $6 million effort to spur research on the impact of COVID-19 on student learning and the evaluation of existing policies and programs aimed at overcoming those challenges.
North Carolina Collaboratory and N.C. Department of Environmental Quality Announce New Fellowship Program, a Continuation of a Long-Existing Partnership
The first four Collaboratory Research Fellows are experts in their fields and since its establishment have been leaders of the PFAS Testing Network.
The Collaboratory is requesting research and evaluation proposals addressing the impact of COVID-19 on student learning across North Carolina and the efficacy of state and local policies and programs put in place during the pandemic.