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.

To search all funding opportunities in the IEE Database, visit the passed deadlines and opportunities database, which are older than one year.

The Penn State Strategic Interdisciplinary Research Office also lists seed grant funding opportunities.

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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...
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...
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...
National Science Foundation
Amount:
USD $70,000,000 (USD unless defined below)
Pre-Proposal / LOI Deadline:
Feb 01, 2019
Final Deadline:
Mar 27, 2019
We are pleased to announce the launch of the NSF 17-527 (S-STEM) Scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics competition. Click on the link below to view more information. Thank you!   Internal Submission Deadline: Friday, February 1, 2019 Funding Organization's Deadline: Wednesday, March 27, 2019 Award Cycle: 2019 Discipline/Subject Area: Science,...
Final Deadline:
Feb 18, 2019
The Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost is making funds available through seed grants to fund pilot projects that support the University’s 2016-2020 Strategic Plan, Our Commitment to Impact. Current Penn State faculty, staff, and students are encouraged to work with the appropriate Strategic Plan Steering Committees to develop initiative proposals. Information on...
Amount:
USD $15,000 (USD unless defined below)
Final Deadline:
Feb 15, 2019
Penn State faculty are invited to apply for the Center for Security Research and Education’s (CSRE) Seed Grant Program to support security-related scholarship and educational programs at Penn State. The deadline for spring 2019 applications is February 15, 2019. The Center for Security Research and Education (CSRE) at Penn State offers grants to support interdisciplinary research,...
Gordon & Betty Moore Foundation
Amount:
USD $600,000 (USD unless defined below)
Pre-Proposal / LOI Deadline:
Jan 08, 2019
Final Deadline:
Feb 11, 2019
We are pleased to announce the launch of the Gordon & Betty Moore Foundation: Inventor Fellows Competition competition. Click on the link below to view more information. Thank you!   Internal Submission Deadline: Tuesday, January 8, 2019 Funding Organization's Deadline: Monday, February 11, 2019 Award Cycle: 2019 Discipline/Subject Area: Outstanding early-stage inventors who...
NSF
Final Deadline:
Feb 06, 2019
The NSF Research Traineeship (NRT) program is designed to encourage the development and implementation of bold, new, and potentially transformative models for STEM graduate education training. The NRT program seeks proposals that explore ways for graduate students in research-based master’s and doctoral degree programs to develop the skills, knowledge, and competencies needed to pursue a range of...
U.S. Department of Energy
Pre-Proposal / LOI Deadline:
Jan 09, 2019
Final Deadline:
Jan 25, 2019
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Pre-Proposal / LOI Deadline:
Dec 06, 2018
Final Deadline:
Jan 24, 2019
We are pleased to announce the launch of the NSF 19-513 IUSE / Professional Formation of Engineers: Revolutionizing Engineering Departments (IUSE/PFE: RED) competition. Click on the link below to view more information. Thank you!   Internal Submission Deadline: Thursday, December 6, 2018 Funding Organization's Deadline: Thursday, January 24, 2019 Award Cycle: 2019 Discipline/...
Amount:
USD $1,750,000 (USD unless defined below)
Final Deadline:
Jan 24, 2019
The National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) is announcing the continuation of the Superfund Hazardous Substance Research and Training Program, referred to as Superfund Research Program (SRP) Centers. SRP Center grants will support problem-based, solution-oriented research Centers that consist of multiple, integrated projects representing both the biomedical and environmental...
Pre-Proposal / LOI Deadline:
Jan 10, 2019
Final Deadline:
Jan 22, 2019
For the NSF-Major Research Instrumentation (MRI) program (NSF 18-513), each Penn State campus may submit up to three proposals, with up to two in Track 1 (Track 1 proposals are those requesting from NSF $100,000 to less than $1 million) and one in Track 2 (Track 2 proposals are those requesting from NSF $1 million up to and including $4 million). Again this year, the cost share for...
Amount:
USD $500,000 (USD unless defined below)
Pre-Proposal / LOI Deadline:
Sep 28, 2015
This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is intended to provide rapid support to revolutionary applied energy research (Studies) that may lead to new ARPA-E programs to develop transformational and disruptive energy technologies. Studies are defined as single-phase efforts of durations less than 12 months and cost less than $500,000. Awards will be issued through Grants. The broad objective...
The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) National Climate Change and Wildlife Science Center (NCCWSC) is pleased to offer two National Science Foundation GRIP opportunities on climate change adaptation and prioritization of conservation efforts for fish and wildlife.   Interested NSF Graduate Research Fellows, please email the contacts below for more information. Remember the...
CIEE Ping Foundation
Amount:
USD $2,500 (USD unless defined below)
For strong students who plan to further their studies in environmental sciences and sustainability with the Sustainability and the Environment or Tropical Ecology and Conservations programs in Costa Rica or BonaireAwards: $2,500 per student ...
Energy Foundation
We seek to increase the efficiency of new and existing buildings, as well as the appliances that go in them. We provide support and leadership to a growing network of advocates dedicated to making our daily lives more efficient and affordable.Buildings Program grantees work in hundreds of cities, in every state in America, to help buildings use less energy. Improving the insulation of a ...
Foundation for the National Institutes of Health
The Biomarkers Consortium is a major public-private biomedical research partnership managed by the Foundation for the NIH with broad participation from a variety of stakeholders, including government, industry, academia and patient advocacy and other not-for-profit private sector organizations. In addition to the Foundation for the NIH, founding members of the Biomarkers Consortium include the ...
Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology
Amount:
USD $10,000 (USD unless defined below)
The FASEB Excellence in Science Award is given in recognition of outstanding achievement by women in biological science. Recipients are women whose career achievements have contributed significantly to further our understanding of a particular discipline by excellence in research. The 2015 award will be sponsored in total by FASEB. ...
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
Willard L. Eccles Charitable Foundation
In the past decade, the Foundation has directed more than 20% of its giving to environmental related causes, with funding focused primarily on support for The Nature Conservancy of Utah and The Nature Conservancy of Oregon. These grants have been directed primarily toward land acquisition and/or retirement of grazing rights in critical habitats within both of these states. In addition, ...

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