July 18, 2023 - IU Research Impact

Revolutionizing the space sector

In order to train the future space workforce and the next generation of space-cybersecurity, IU now offers the first ever space governance and space-cybersecurity digital badge in the United States.

Read more about the program

Connecting environment and health

To help Hoosier communities prepare for extreme heat, IU’s Daniel Johnson is exploring the relationship between environmental and social vulnerabilities – research which also helps to increase awareness of environmental injustices across the United States.

Watch his video

Decarbonizing the globe

Chen Zhu, professor of Earth and Atmospheric Science, is investigating CO2-water-rock interactions toward removing carbon from the atmosphere and limiting global warming, thanks to a new grant from the National Science Foundation.

Learn more about his work

Funding opportunities

  • The 1st Year Research Immersion Program is a new opportunity for first-year undergraduate students, matching them with faculty members that have active research, scholarly and creative activity programs. Faculty mentors will receive $2,000 for their participation. Open to all full-time faculty on the Indianapolis, Columbus and Fort Wayne campuses. You must be logged into InfoReady to apply. Deadline: July 28.
  • Looking for additional funding opportunities? Use Pivot to search for external funding to support your work. Private foundation and corporate funding is also available through the Office of Business Partnerships and the Office of Foundation Relations. 

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