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...
Amount:
USD $300,000 (USD unless defined below)
Pre-Proposal / LOI Deadline:
Apr 12, 2019
Final Deadline:
Oct 17, 2019
We are pleased to announce the launch of the Pew Scholars Program in the Biomedical Sciences competition. Click on the link below to view more information. Thank you! Internal Submission Deadline: Friday, April 12, 2019 Funding Organization's Deadline: Thursday, October 17, 2019 Award Cycle: 2019-2020 Discipline/Subject Area: Outstanding early-stage inventors who harness science and...
Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
Amount:
USD $7,000,000 (USD unless defined below)
Pre-Proposal / LOI Deadline:
May 13, 2019
Final Deadline:
Jul 09, 2019
The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) is issuing, on behalf of the Water Power Technologies Office (WPTO), a Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) titled “Water Power Technologies Office 2019 Research Funding Opportunity.” This FOA addresses priorities in the following areas: hydropower operational flexibility, low-head hydropower and in-stream hydrokinetic technologies,...
Pre-Proposal / LOI Deadline:
Mar 25, 2019
Final Deadline:
May 24, 2019
We are pleased to announce the launch of the NIH PAR-17-221 Enhancing Science, Technology, EnginEering, and Math Educational Diversity (ESTEEMED) Research Education Experiences (R25) competition. Click on the link below to view more information. Thank you! Internal Submission Deadline: Monday, March 25, 2019 Funding Organization's Deadline: Friday, May 24, 2019 Award Cycle: 2019...
Amount:
USD $30,000,000 (USD unless defined below)
Pre-Proposal / LOI Deadline:
Mar 15, 2019
Final Deadline:
May 22, 2019
We are pleased to announce the launch of the NSF 19-552 ADVANCE: Organizational Change for Gender Equity in STEM Academic Professions - Adaptation, Partnership, and Catalyst competition. Click on the link below to view more information. Thank you!   Internal Submission Deadline: Friday, March 15, 2019 Funding Organization's Deadline: Wednesday, May 22, 2019 Award Cycle: 2019...
USDA
Amount:
USD $400,000 (USD unless defined below)
Pre-Proposal / LOI Deadline:
Apr 15, 2019
Final Deadline:
May 21, 2019
The purpose of this program is to support research and extension projects that increase participation by women and underrepresented minorities from rural areas in STEM. NIFA intends this program to address educational needs, as determined by each institution, within broadly defined areas of food and agricultural sciences and related disciplines. Applications recommended for funding must...
National Institute of Food and Agriculture
Amount:
USD $5,800,000 (USD unless defined below)
Final Deadline:
May 16, 2019
The overall goal of the Organic Transitions Program (ORG) is to support the development and implementation of research, extension and higher education programs to improve the competitiveness of organic livestock and crop producers, as well as those who are adopting organic practices. NIFA administers the ORG program by determining priorities in U.S. agriculture through Agency stakeholder input...
Capacity Building and Development Food Assistance
Amount:
USD $25,000,000 (USD unless defined below)
Final Deadline:
May 15, 2019
The Food for Progress program provides for the donation of U.S. agricultural commodities to developing countries and emerging democracies that are committed to introducing or expanding free enterprise in their agricultural economies. Donated U.S. commodities are typically 'monetized' (sold on the local market in the beneficiary country) and the proceeds are used to fund agricultural development...
Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
Amount:
USD $70,000,000 (USD unless defined below)
Pre-Proposal / LOI Deadline:
Apr 08, 2019
Final Deadline:
May 15, 2019
The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE), within the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), invests in cutting-edge research, development, and demonstration activities focused on sustainable transportation, renewable power, and energy efficiency. Through EERE’s Advanced Manufacturing Office (AMO) public-private R&D consortia, manufacturers, small businesses, universities,...
National Institutes of Health
Pre-Proposal / LOI Deadline:
May 07, 2019
Final Deadline:
May 07, 2019
The purpose of this funding opportunity announcement is to encourage collaborations between the life and physical sciences that: 1) apply a multidisciplinary bioengineering approach to the solution of a biomedical problem; and 2) integrate, optimize, validate, translate or otherwise accelerate the adoption of promising tools, methods and techniques for a specific research or clinical problem in...
Office of Science
Amount:
USD $5,000,000 (USD unless defined below)
Final Deadline:
May 01, 2019
The DOE SC program in Advanced Scientific Computing Research (ASCR) hereby announces its interest in receiving proposals, from large multi-disciplinary teams (requesting support of more than $2 million per year) with the potential to dramatically accelerate research in quantum computing (QC). Submitted proposals must follow the guidelines and criteria provided in the supplementary information...
Final Deadline:
May 01, 2019
Research to Action Funding Opportunity http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-16-083.html Open: May 5, 2016 Closes: May 2019 This Funding Opportunity Announcement encourages applications using community-engaged research methods to investigate the potential health risks of environmental exposures of concern to the community and to implement an environmental public health action...
Office of Science
Amount:
USD $1,000,000 (USD unless defined below)
Final Deadline:
Apr 29, 2019
The Office of Science of the Department of Energy is pleased to announce the request for applications for the fiscal year 2019 Early Career Research Program. The funding opportunity for researchers in universities and DOE national laboratories, now in its tenth year, supports the development of individual research programs of outstanding scientists early in their careers and stimulates research...
Dept. of Energy
Amount:
USD $7,000,000 (USD unless defined below)
Pre-Proposal / LOI Deadline:
Apr 10, 2019
Final Deadline:
Apr 26, 2019
The Geothermal Technologies Office (GTO), within the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE), supports early-stage research and development (R...
Amount:
USD $800,000 (USD unless defined below)
Final Deadline:
Apr 23, 2019
Consistent with Public Law (P.L.) 115-141, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is issuing this Request for Applications (RFA) “...to conduct research to facilitate the effective testing, evaluation, quantification and mitigation of the toxic substances in the soil, seas, plant, animal and human population of Vieques. This effort will fill an information void at this site, which...
Garfield Foundation
Mercury is one of the most toxic and persistent heavy metal pollutants known, yet it is used in myriad products and production processes. Garfield Foundation grants focus on comprehensive source reduction to end the intentional use of mercury, eliminating exposure to and toxicity resulting from mercury pollution.Projects supported under the Mercury Source Reduction grants ...
Louisiana Sea Grant, University of Louisiana
Honors an individual who has exemplified strong, sustained leadership in finding a balance between the human use of the coast and ocean and the needs of that environment. ...
Institutes for Journalism and Natural Resources
Amount:
USD $1,000 (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. ...
Replaces: NSF 15-085 June 6, 2016 Dear Colleagues: In fiscal year (FY) 2013, NSF started an initiative to encourage and foster research in Sustainable Chemistry, Engineering, and Materials (SusChEM), partially in response to the mandate of the America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2010. The SusChEM initiative addresses the interrelated challenges of sustainable supply, engineering,...
Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation
We will achieve these goals by breaking barriers that are currently slowing the field and catalyzing new science through changes in paradigms and advances in technology. We support research that fills gaps that currently hinder scientists from identifying and quantifying nutrient pools in the ocean, deciphering the genetic and biochemical bases of microbial metabolism, and understanding how ...

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