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 $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...
Amount:
USD $20,000 (USD unless defined below)
Pre-Proposal / LOI Deadline:
Feb 08, 2016
The Keck Futures Initiative—a program of the National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering, and National Academy of Medicine, with the support of the W. M. Keck Foundation—will award $20,000 prizes to individuals or teams who have developed creative, original work that addresses issues and advances in science, engineering and/or medicine for the general public. Nominations are...
Institutes for Journalism and Natural Resources
Amount:
USD $500 (USD unless defined below)
The purpose of these grants is to provide financial support for qualified, professional journalists, in order to allow them to report on important topics that they may not otherwise be able to cover. At the discretion of the selection committee, up to eight awards may be granted.Grants may be given for the full amount requested, or may be given for a percentage of the full amount. ...
John S. and James L. Knight Foundation
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology offers fellowships for journalists to devote an academic year to study science, medicine, technology and environmental research. Fellows also meet in special seminars with nearly 60 world-class experts. ...
Wells Fargo and the NFWF Accepting Applications for Community Grants Wells Fargo and the National Fish & Wildlife Foundation are offering financial assistance through Environmental Solutions for Communities, a grant program designed to help communities in the United States create a more sustainable future through responsible environmental stewardship. The program will...
DOE Announces Notice of Intent to Issue Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Research, Development, and Demonstration FOA The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) intends to issue, on behalf of the Fuel Cell Technologies Office, a Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) entitled "Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technologies Research, Development, and Demonstration." The FOA will offer up to $35...
Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute
Amount:
USD $2,900 (USD unless defined below)
Graduate Fellowship MissionThe CHCI Graduate Fellowship Program seeks to enhance participants' leadership abilities, strengthen professional skills and produce more competent and competitive Latino professionals.Graduate Fellowship Program DescriptionThe nine month paid Fellowship Program offers exceptional Latinos who have earned at least a master's degree within three ...
Energy Foundation
New technologies and fuels have the potential to slash transportation oil use, air pollution, and greenhouse gas emissions. Improvements to conventional vehicles?including better engines and transmissions and strong, lightweight materials?can make cars and trucks cleaner while saving drivers money at the pump. Next-generation electric vehicles entering the market could eventually transform the ...

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