RGC Mission Statement

The Office of Research, Grants and Contracts (RGC) is committed to supporting research and scholarly activities throughout the university by providing internal support for external funding opportunities, while also maintaining compliance with federal, state and institutional requirements.






RGC News and Updates


Faculty Grant Writing Workshop 2019

     - May 14-16, 2019. Click here for more information.

NSF publishes new Sexual Harrassment Policies for NSF Faculty Awardees

     - Click here for more information.

Free Kentucky Academy of Science Annual Memberships

    - NKU is a 2018 Kentucky Academy of Science (KAS) enhanced affiliate, meaning any NKU faculty, staff, and students may join KAS for free. Want to become a member? KAS members receive news, announcements, job and research opportunities from KAS and are eligible to apply for research grants and publish in the Journal of the Kentucky Academy of Science (JKAS). Use your NKU email address for registration. NOTE: If you are already a member of KAS, your membership will be automatically updated for 2018 and no action is required. For more information, contact KAS at executivedirector@kyscience.org or (859) 227-2837.

NSF releases new 2019 PAPPG effective on January 28, 2019

     - For the full PDF version of the NSF 2019 Proposal & Award Polices and Procedures Guide, click here.

**Funding Opportunity Temporarily Suspended**
NKU Research Foundation Announces New Faculty Internal Funding Opportunity!!

    - Click here for more details.
    - Click here for application.
    - Click here for mandatory cover sheet.

NKU Facilities & Other Resources 2018

     - Click here to view NKU’s template.

Data Management Plans
     - For information regarding data management plans, click here.

NSF Broader Impacts Resources
     - For information regarding NSF Broader Impacts, click here.

New Financial Conflict of Interest (FCOI) Site
     - Click here.


Our People

Mary Ucci 
Email: uccim@nku.edu 
Phone: 859-572-5768

Anita Southwick
Manager of Research Compliance
Email: southwicka1@nku.edu
Phone: 859-572-5168

Julie Moses
Manager, Research Development
Email: mosesj4@nku.edu
Phone: 859-572-6017

Heath Justice
Senior Grant Administrator
Email: justicep1@nku.edu
Phone: 859-572-6515