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Welcome to NCURA Region III

Region III of the National Council of University Research Administrators (NCURA) serves the members of NCURA who work or live in the Southeast Region of the United States and Puerto Rico. It advances the field of research administration through professional development, through the sharing of knowledge, and by fostering a sense of community in the region. The region is known for its geographical diversity including beautiful sandy beaches to majestic mountains and is appropriately represented by our mascot, the Flamingo.

2013 Senior Service Award

Tony Ventimiglia- Auburn University

Region III Bylaw

2014 Spring Meeting – SAVE THE DATE!
May 4-7, 2014
TradeWinds Island Grand Resort, St. Pete Beach, Florida

Registration is now open!

Region III Check Registration Form (PDF)

Online Registration

Please note that attendees must use the registration form that corresponds to the region in which they currently reside.

Full Program

Program at a Glance

Joint Meeting with Region II



The NCURA Region III Membership and Awards Committee is pleased to announce that Region III will make one $1000 travel award for the Region II/III Spring 2014 meeting and two $1000 travel awards for the 56th Annual Meeting. Funds will be made available to the awardee’s institution to defray the cost of attending the meeting in St. Pete Beach, FL for the one regional award and to Washington DC for the two  56th Annual Meeting awards.

NOMINATIONS are due no later than WEDNESDAY, MARCH 19th at 5:00 PM eastern/4:00 PM central time.  The nominee must complete the nomination form and attach a one page statement indicating his or her professional development goals, how he or she anticipates that attendance at the 2014 spring meeting will contribute to the attainment of these goals, and how he or she plans to contribute to NCURA. The nominee's supervisor must attach a one page statement citing reasons for recommending the nominee and anticipated benefits to the institution. The same documents are required for the 56th Annual Meeting on the same day.
The nomination form and additional information, such as award criteria, can be found on our website,

Please submit the nomination form and the two attachments to Carolyn Elliott-Farino, Region III Membership Chair: Submissions in one PDF attachment are preferred. Nominations will be collected by and reviewed by the committee.  

This would be a great time to nominate a colleague or yourself!

ATTENTION TENNESSEE COLLEAGUES:  Whoever has the state cup for the charity contest, please contact Kay Gilstrap at We want to make sure all of the states and territories in our awesome region have the opportunity to compete to take it home this year


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