Past Features

UNOPA awards

SBSRC Administrative Technician Awarded Floyd S. Oldt Siver Pen Award

On November 8th, 2016, SBSRC’s very own Gretchen Mills was awarded the Floyd S. Silver Pen Award by the University of Nebraska Office Professionals Association (UNOPA). Gretchen received an engraved A. T. Cross Silver Pen, a framed certificate, $600, and a one-year UNOPA membership.

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Let SBSRC help you obtain your Qualtrics license!


Contact Gretchen Mills for your UNL Qualtrics license at (402) 472-7670 or

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Winnebago Workshop

Native Families for Native Children (NF4NC) administered through the Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska is designed to expand upon successful child welfare efforts of States and Tribes in building cooperation and collaboration among child welfare partners toward recruitment and retention of Native resource families that supports the traditions, culture and needs of Native American communities.

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Interdisciplinary Researchers Applying for Vouchers

Request for Proposals: Voucher Seed Grants

Proposals are to be submitted electronically to We will review project
applications monthly from December 2016 through April 2017. Applications received by 11:59
p.m. on the final day of the month will be considered in the following month.

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Connecting with Social Sciences

Connecting with social and behavioral science expertise at UNL

The  Research Fair 2016 is proud to present Connecting with social and behavioral science expertise at UNL. 

Have you ever had a great idea, but were mission one or more pieces of expertise? Finding that social and behavioral expertise can be quite a process, and the Social and Behavioral Sciences Research Consortium has created a framework to help UNL Researchers navigate these vast resources. 

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Whittier Research Center

Social and Behavioral Sciences Voucher Seed Grant Program

The SBSRC initiated a novel voucher seed grant program to facilitate new connections between NU faculty and research support services leading to published research and grant submissions.

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Dr. Virginia Chaidez

SBSRC’s first Voucher Award

SBSRC’s first Voucher Award connected Dr. Virginia Chaidez, Nutrition & Health Sciences assistant professor, with the BOSR and facilitated the development of an interdisciplinary collaboration. The BOSR provided transcription services of her Community Health Worker (CHW) interviews, which allowed her time to spend on higher-level research activities.

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