This page includes current funding opportunities, as well as opportunities where no date was specified. (These could include rolling applications, or the data feed may just not have included the date. Please check the Website in each funding opportunity.) The list is sorted in descending order by final deadline date.

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Amount:
USD $2,500,000 (USD unless defined below)
Final Deadline:
Dec 01, 2020
The purpose of the updated ViCTER program is to use the R01 mechanism to foster and promote early-stage transdisciplinary collaborations and/or translational research efforts among fundamental (technology and mechanism oriented), clinical (patient-oriented) and population-based researchers in the environmental health field. The newly established collaborative teams will come together in common...
NIFA
Amount:
USD $45,000,000 (USD unless defined below)
Final Deadline:
Mar 23, 2020
Projects supported by the Higher Education Challenge Grants Program will: (1) address a state, regional, national, or international educational need; (2) involve a creative or non-traditional approach toward addressing that need that can serve as a model to others; (3) encourage and facilitate better working relationships in the university science and education community, as well as between...
NSF 20-516
Pre-Proposal / LOI Deadline:
Dec 06, 2019
Final Deadline:
Feb 20, 2020
The National Science Foundation's (NSF's) Improving Undergraduate STEM Education (IUSE) Initiative is a Foundation-wide effort to accelerate improvements in the quality and effectiveness of undergraduate education in all STEM fields including the learning, social, behavioral, and economic sciences. Undergraduate STEM education is critical for preparing both a diverse STEM workforce and a STEM-...
Amount:
USD $3,550,000 (USD unless defined below)
Pre-Proposal / LOI Deadline:
Dec 05, 2019
Final Deadline:
Feb 20, 2020
We are pleased to announce the launch of the NSF 19-609 Ethical and Responsible Research (ER2) competition. Click on the link below to view more information. Thank you!   Internal Submission Deadline: Thursday, December 5, 2019 Funding Organization's Deadline: Thursday, February 20, 2020 Award Cycle: 2020 Discipline/Subject Area: Social, Behavioral & Economic Sciences,...
Amount:
USD $1,000,000 (USD unless defined below)
Pre-Proposal / LOI Deadline:
Dec 06, 2019
Final Deadline:
Feb 15, 2020
We are pleased to announce the launch of the W.M. Keck Foundation: Science & Engineering/Medical Research competition. Click on the link below to view more information. Thank you!   Internal Submission Deadline: Friday, December 6, 2019 Funding Organization's Deadline: Saturday, February 15, 2020 Award Cycle: December 2020 Discipline/Subject Area: Basic Science &...
Pre-Proposal / LOI Deadline:
Nov 21, 2019
Final Deadline:
Feb 06, 2020
Description: The Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Awards Program supports the research and teaching careers of talented young faculty in the chemical sciences. Based on institutional nominations, the program provides discretionary funding to faculty at an early stage in their careers. Criteria for selection include an independent body of scholarship attained in the early years of their...
Department of Agriculture Business and Cooperative Programs
Amount:
USD $1,864,000 (USD unless defined below)
Final Deadline:
Jan 31, 2020
REAP Energy Audit and Renewable Energy Development Assistance Program.Refer to Application Package AND Application Instruction links to obtain all necessary forms for a complete application. Contact State Energy Coordinator with questions: http://www.rd.usda.gov/files/RBS_StateEnergyCoordinators.pdf
Pre-Proposal / LOI Deadline:
Jan 14, 2020
Final Deadline:
Jan 24, 2020
The goal of the Charles E. Kaufman New Initiative Research Grants program is to stimulate existing investigators with strong records of research accomplishments to establish collaborations that facilitate innovative interdisciplinary approaches towards a common research question and that require expertise beyond that of any single researcher. Investigators may be at different institutions in...
National Institute of Food and Agriculture
Amount:
USD $800,000 (USD unless defined below)
Final Deadline:
Jan 23, 2020
The purpose of this program is strengthen the capacity of Institutions of Higher Education in Insular Areas to carry out resident instruction, curriculum, and teaching programs in the food and agricultural sciences through distance education technology. The Distance Education Grants Program for Institutions of Higher Education in Insular Areas (DEG) is a NIFA-administered competitive grants...
Amount:
USD $2,500 (USD unless defined below)
Final Deadline:
Jan 17, 2020
The Energy and Environmental Sustainability Laboratories (EESL) and the Laboratory for Isotopes and Metals in the Environment (LIME) are pleased to announce an EESL Green Student Seed Grant competition for Spring 2020. The goal of this competition is to support the research of Penn State students who are interested in conducting analyses in any of the IEE/EESL and the EMS/LIME multi-...
Amount:
USD $160,000,000 (USD unless defined below)
Pre-Proposal / LOI Deadline:
Dec 02, 2019
Final Deadline:
Jan 16, 2020
We are pleased to announce the launch of the DE-FOA-0002204: Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Basic Energy Sciences - Energy Frontier Research Centers competition. Click on the link below to view more information. Thank you!   View competition  Internal Submission Deadline: Monday, December 2, 2019 DOE Pre-Application Due Date: Thursday, January 16, 2020 Funding...
National Energy Technology Laboratory
Amount:
USD $35,000,000 (USD unless defined below)
Final Deadline:
Jan 15, 2020
The overall objective of this Funding Opportunity Announcement is to accelerate wide-scale deployment of Carbon Capture, Utilization and Storage (CCUS) through assessing and verifying safe and cost-effective anthropogenic CO2 commercial-scale storage sites, and carbon capture and/or purification technologies.
Amount:
USD $43,000,000 (USD unless defined below)
Pre-Proposal / LOI Deadline:
Dec 23, 2019
Final Deadline:
Dec 23, 2019
The objective of the FLExible Carbon Capture and Storage (FLECCS) program is to fund the development of carbon capture and storage (CCS) technologies that enable power generators to be responsive to grid conditions in a high variable renewable energy (VRE) penetration environment. This includes retrofits to existing power generators as well as greenfield systems with a carbon-containing fuel...
Forest Service
Final Deadline:
Dec 20, 2019
The U.S. Forest Service supports Moving Toward Shared Stewardship Across Landscapes as part of a conceptual framework for making strategic investments across landscapes to co-manage wildfire risk and achieve positive outcomes at the most appropriate scale. Within this framework, Eastern Region Cohesive Fire Strategy Competitive Request for Applications is designed to support and carry out the...
Alfred P. Sloan Foundation
The shift to digitally-mediated forms of scholarship has been characterized by a substantial growth in channels for and diversity of scholarly work. We see this in the flourishing of content in preprint servers and rapid-publication channels like arXiv, PLoS ONE, and the Social Science Research Network alongside unconventional forms of scholarly communication like research blogs and personal ...
Oak Ridge Associated Universities
Background:The EPA Environmental Research and Business Support Program has an immediate opening for an Environmental Planning Tool Associate with the Office of Research and Development at the EPA facility in Corvallis, Oregon.The Office of Research and Development at the EPA supports high-quality research to improve the scientific basis for decisions on national environmental ...
Shared Earth Foundation
Amount:
USD $10,000 (USD unless defined below)
The Shared Earth Foundation is committed to the tenet that all creatures have an enduring claim to sustainable space on this planet. It believes that today?s human beings have the responsibility to share Earth?s resources with other creatures and future generations by limiting their adverse impact on the planet, and by enriching and protecting Earth?s wild life and the places they ...
Amount:
USD $27,538 (USD unless defined below)
Inventorying endemic insects at White Sands National Monument Eligibility: Public and State controlled institutions of higher education
American Chemical Society
Purpose: This award recognizes outstanding achievement in chemistry education through the motivation, stimulation, and encouragement of an awareness and understanding of chemistry. ...
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