Past Events

Past Events



Program Expectations Briefs (Mandatory Attendance for FY22 NRP Project PI and Co-I)

Participation is required for Faculty PIs and Co-PIs who have one or more FY22 IREFs validated as a requirement and selected for FY22 funding (pending an approved research proposal). It is recommended that all researchers and administrative support participating in the research effort attend this brief.

Repeating sessions are scheduled covering the same content.

When: 18, 19, 25, 26 AUG; 1, 2, 8, 9 SEP
Time: Wednesday 12:00 p.m. - 12:50 p.m. / Thursday 3:00 p.m. - 3:50 p.m.
Where: Teams | [Register to Attend]


Submitting an Initial Research Estimate Form (IREF) for FY22 Info Session

The IREF is used by NPS faculty PIs to submit a preliminary proposed research Statement of Work (SOW) for Naval Research Program (NRP) research topics. Prior to, during and following the Naval Research Working Group (NRWG), faculty and students work with Topic Sponsors to scope proposed projects, and then submit an IREF for topics they wish to research. Discussions with the Topic Sponsor is strongly encouraged. FY22 submission deadline is 19 MAY.

All NPS faculty and students are invited to attend. 

Where: NPS Teams - - Register to Attend

When:

  • Thursday 6 May from 1500-1550
  • Monday 10 May from 1200-1250
  • Tuesday 11 May from 1500-1550
  • Wednesday 12 May from 1200-1250
  • Thursday 13 May from 1500-1550
  • Monday 17 May from 1200-1250
  • Tuesday 18 May from 1500-1550
  • Wednesday 19 May from 1200-1250

Quick Reference Guide (QRG): Submit an Initial Research Estimate Form (IREF)


Naval Research Working Group (NRWG) 21: April 20-22, 2021
NPS will host the upcoming Naval Research Working Group (NRWG) 21 aboard the Monterey campus.  This annual activity is an essential element in the success of the NPS Naval Research Program, as envisioned by the Secretary of the Navy.  The forum allows sponsors to communicate, review, validate, and recommend topics for NPS research. 


Submitting an Initial Research Estimate Form (IREF) for FY21 Info Session

The IREF is used by NPS faculty PIs to submit a preliminary proposed research Statement of Work (SOW) for Naval Research Program (NRP) research topics. Prior to, during and following the Naval Research Working Group (NRWG), faculty and students work with Topic Sponsors to scope proposed projects, and then submit an IREF for topics they wish to research. Discussions with the Topic Sponsor is strongly encouraged. FY21 submission deadline is 20 MAY.

All NPS faculty and students are invited to attend. Repeating sessions are scheduled covering the same content.

When: Asynchronous Video - Watch Now!

Quick Reference Guide (QRG): Submit an Initial Research Estimate Form (IREF)


Naval Research Working Group (NRWG) 20: April 21-23, 2020

NPS will host the upcoming Naval Research Working Group (NRWG) 20 aboard the Monterey campus.  This annual activity is an essential element in the success of the NPS Naval Research Program, as envisioned by the Secretary of the Navy.  The forum allows sponsors to communicate, review, validate, and recommend topics for NPS research. 


Learn About the NRP Brownbag Sessions
Faculty & Students come learn about the Naval Research Program (NRP) and how to access ~$11M of available program funding!

All NPS faculty and students are invited to attend. Repeating sessions are scheduled covering the same content.

When: Noon on Feb 12, 3pm on Feb 13, Noon on Feb 19, 3pm on Mar 3, Noon on Mar 4, (Mar 18, 25 Cancelled)

Where: Reed Hall, Room 103 except Feb 13 in Room 203

Topics of Discussion:


Program Expectations Briefs (Mandatory Attendance for FY20 NRP Project PI and Co-I)   | Briefing Slides |

Participation is required for Faculty PIs and Co-PIs who have one or more FY20 IREFs validated as a requirement and selected for FY20 funding (pending an approved research proposal). It is recommended that all researchers and administrative support participating in the research effort attend this brief.

Repeating sessions are scheduled covering the same content.

When: Wednesday/Thursday 7, 8, 14,15, 21, 22, 28, 29 AUG
Time: 12:00 p.m. - 12:50 p.m. 
Where: Reed Hall, Rm 103

This brief provided an overview of the NRP and specifics for FY20, expectations of and requirements for PIs, the research proposal package (DUE 9 SEP) process and time for Q&A along with program discussion. [FY20 PI Quick Reference Checklist]


Naval Research Working Group (NRWG) 19: April 9-11, 2019

NPS will host the upcoming Naval Research Working Group (NRWG) 19 aboard the Monterey campus.  This annual activity is an essential element in the success of the NPS Naval Research Program, as envisioned by the Secretary of the Navy.  The forum allows sponsors to communicate, review, validate, and recommend topics for NPS research. 


Submitting an Initial Research Estimate Form (IREF) for FY20 Info Session

The IREF is used by NPS faculty PIs to submit a preliminary proposed research Statement of Work (SOW) for Naval Research Program (NRP) research topics. Prior to, during and following the Naval Research Working Group (NRWG), faculty and students work with Topic Sponsors to scope proposed projects, and then submit an IREF for topics they wish to research. Discussions with the Topic Sponsor is strongly encouraged. FY20 submission deadline is MAY 8. All NPS faculty and students are invited to attend. Repeating sessions are scheduled covering the same content.

When: APR 24 1200, APR 25 1500, APR 30 1200, MAY 1 1200, MAY 2 1500, and MAY 7 1200 (50 minute sessions)

Where: Reed Hall, Room 103

Quick Reference Guide (QRG): Submit an Initial Research Estimate Form (IREF)

Briefing Slides: How to Submit an IREF FY20 Info Session


Learn About the NRP Brownbag Sessions
Faculty & Students come learn about the Naval Research Program (NRP) and how to access ~$11M of available program funding! All NPS faculty and students are invited to attend. Repeating sessions are scheduled covering the same content.

When:

  • Monday, 25 Feb from 1200-1250
  • Wednesday, 27 Feb from 1200-1250
  • Tuesday, 12 March from 1200-1250
  • Thursday, 14 March from 1500-1550

Where: Reed Hall, 102

Topics of Discussion:


Program Expectations Briefs - Mandatory for FY19 Project PI and Co-I 

Participation is required for Faculty PIs and Co-PIs who have one or more FY19 IREFs validated as a requirement and selected for FY19 funding (pending an approved research proposal). It is recommended that all researchers and administrative support participating in the research effort attend this brief.

Repeating sessions are scheduled covering the same content.

When: Thursday/Friday 9, 10, 16, 17, 23, 24 Aug
Time: 12:00 p.m. - 12:50 p.m. 
Where: Reed Hall, Rm 102 (room changed)

This brief provided an overview of the NRP and specifics for FY19, expectations of and requirements for PIs, the research proposal (DUE 5 SEP) process and time for Q&A along with program discussion. FY19 PI Quick Reference Checklist - FY19 PI Briefing Slides.


IREF Submission Process Brown Bag Meetings

All NPS faculty and students are invited to attend. Repeating sessions are scheduled covering the same content.

When: Wednesday, April 25 and Wednesday, May 2
Time: 12:00 p.m. -12:50 p.m. 

Where: Reed Hall, Room 201

Topics of Discussion:


Naval Research Working Group (NRWG) 18: April 10-12, 2018

NPS will host the upcoming Naval Research Working Group (NRWG) 18 aboard the Monterey campus.  This annual activity is an essential element in the success of the NPS Naval Research Program, as envisioned by the Secretary of the Navy. The forum allows sponsors to communicate, review, validate, and recommend topics for NPS research.  SECNAVINST 1524.2C dtd 21 Oct 2014 identifies that, “an active academic research program is vital to the quality of education provided to students, the attraction and retention of exceptional faculty members, and the provision of real-time, directly relevant deliverables to government sponsors.” Additionally, it serves as a forum for Navy and Marine Corps organizations to execute in-progress reviews for students and faculty with whom they are already sponsoring research. 


Free Research Money!!! Come learn about the Naval Research Program (NRP) and how to access $12M of available program funding!

All NPS faculty and students are invited to attend. Repeating sessions are scheduled covering the same content.

When:

  • Wednesday, 28 Feb from 1200-1250
  • Thursday, 1 March from 1500-1550

Where: Reed Hall, 103

Topics of Discussion:

  • Naval Research Working Group 18, April 10-12, 2018 - review of schedule
  • Topic Submission Portal – site features, reviewing DoN topics, submitting topics
  • FY19 NPS NRP Initial Research Estimate Form (IREF) - submission
  • Over $12M available - see how you can get involved.
  • Question and Answer

Program Expectations Briefs - Mandatory for FY18 Project PIs

Participation is required for Faculty PIs and Co-PIs who have one or more FY18 IREFs validated as a requirement and selected for FY18 funding (pending an approved research proposal).  

Repeating sessions are scheduled covering the same content.

When: Wednesday/Thursday Aug 2, 3, 9, 10, 16, 17, 23 and 24
Time: 12:00 p.m. -12:50 p.m. 
Where: Reed Hall, 101

This brief provided an overview of the NRP and specifics for FY18, expectations of and requirements for PIs, the research proposal (DUE 25 AUG) process and time for Q&A along with program discussion. FY18 PI Briefing Slides and FY18 PI Quick Reference Checklist.


IREF Submission Process Brown Bag Meetings

All NPS faculty and students are invited to attend. Repeating sessions are scheduled covering the same content.

When: Wednesday, March 22, 29 - April 5,12, 26 - May 3, 10
Time: 12:00 p.m. -12:50 p.m. 

Where: Reed Hall, 102 (March 22, 29) 
Where: Reed Hall, 103 (April 5,12, 26 - May 3, 10)

Topics of Discussion:


Naval Research Working Group (NRWG) 17: April 18-20, 2017

NPS will host the upcoming Naval Research Working Group (NRWG) 17 aboard the Monterey campus.  This annual activity is an essential element in the success of the NPS Naval Research Program, as envisioned by the Secretary of the Navy.  The forum allows sponsors to communicate, review, validate, and recommend topics for NPS research.  SECNAVINST 1524.2C dtd 21 Oct 2014 identifies that, “an active academic research program is vital to the quality of education provided to students, the attraction and retention of exceptional faculty members, and the provision of real-time, directly relevant deliverables to government sponsors.” Additionally, it serves as a forum for Navy and Marine Corps organizations to execute in-progress reviews for students and faculty with whom they are already sponsoring research. 


Learn About the NRP Brown Bag Meetings

All NPS faculty and students are invited to attend. Repeating sessions are scheduled covering the same content.

When: Wednesday, January 11, 18, 25 and February 1, 8, 15, 22 2017
Time: 12:00 p.m. -12:50 p.m. 
Where: Reed Hall, 102

Topics of Discussion:

  • FY18 NPS NRP Initial Research Estimate Form (IREF) Submission – Over $12M available. See how you can get involved.
  • Topic Submission Portal – site features, reviewing DoN topics, submitting topics
  • NRWG 18-20 April 2017 - review of schedule
  • Question and Answer

Program Expectations Briefs - Mandatory for FY17 Project PIs

Participation is limited to those Faculty PIs and Co-PIs who have one or more FY17 IREFs that were validated as a requirement and selected for FY17 funding (pending an approved research proposal). 

Repeating sessions are scheduled covering the same content.

When: Wednesday/Thursday July 6, 7, 13, 14, 20, 21, 27, 28, Aug 3 and 4
Time: 12:00 p.m. -12:50 p.m. 
Where: Reed Hall, 101

This brief provided an overview of the NRP and specifics for FY17, expectations of and requirements for PIs, the history behind the PI requirements, the research proposal process and time for Q&A along with program discussion.


IREF Submission Process Brown Bag Meetings

All NPS faculty and students are invited to attend. Repeating sessions are scheduled covering the same content.

When: Wednesday, April 6th, 13th, 20th, and 27th 2016
Time: 12:00 p.m. -12:50 p.m. 
Where: Reed Hall, 101

Topics of Discussion:

  • FY17 NPS NRP Initial Research Estimate Form (IREF) Submission – Over $12M available. See how you can get involved.
  • IREF Submission Portal – Overview of site features, DoN & Faculty Topics, and IREF Submission Process-Review of Schedule
  • Navy Topics Review Board/USMC Executive Review Board – Review of schedule
  • Question and Answer

Learn About the NRP Brown Bag Meetings

All NPS faculty and students are invited to attend.
Repeating sessions are scheduled covering the same content.

When: Wednesday, February 3rd, 10th, 17th 2016
Time: 12:00 p.m. -12:50 p.m. 
Where: Reed Hall, 101

Topics of Discussion:

  • FY17 NPS NRP Initial Research Estimate Form (IREF) Submission – Over $12M available. See how you can get involved.
  • Topic Submission Portal – site features, reviewing DoN topics, submitting topics
  • NRWG  21-24 March - review of schedule
  • Question and Answer