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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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:
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/...
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...
American Chemical Society
Purpose: This annual National ACS award recognizes outstanding reporting directly to the public, which materially increases the public's knowledge and understanding of chemistry, chemical engineering, and related fields. ...
Pre-Proposal / LOI Deadline:
Nov 10, 2015
 An application for the DOE EERE (energy efficiency and renewable energy), Solutions to Improve the Energy Efficiency of U.S. Small and Medium Commercial Buildings program requires strong engineering leadershipand DOE alliances to be competitive; therefore, Martha Krebs (mkrebs@psu.edu) has agreed to be the lead in coordinating a competitive proposal from Penn State. The Office of the...
Amount:
USD $10,000 (USD unless defined below)
Pre-Proposal / LOI Deadline:
Mar 16, 2016
The Materials Research Institute (MRI) and Penn State Institutes of Energy and the Environment (PSIEE) have identified three themes of convergence where we are asking faculty to develop high risk, high impact, transformative ideas that will enable Penn State faculty to obtain preliminary data that can be used to pursue larger federal grants in the area of: CO2 Capture, Storage and...
Oak Ridge Associated Universities
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) Science and Technology Policy (STP) Fellowships is seeking leaders in energy efficiency and renewable energy policy. The EERE STP Fellowships provide an opportunity for highly talented scientists and engineers to participate in policy-related projects at DOE's Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy in ...
Richard King Mellon Foundation
With assets over $2 billion at December 31, 2013, the Richard King Mellon Foundation has built on the vision of these founders. The Foundation?s current giving priorities primarily serve Southwestern Pennsylvania with a program focus on Regional Economic Development and Conservation, along with Education and Human Services and Nonprofit Capacity Building. The Foundation gives first ...
Pre-Proposal / LOI Deadline:
Sep 14, 2015
The SSRI is pleased to announce a call for proposals for the 2016-2017 Faculty Fellows Program. The SSRI Faculty Fellows Program supports faculty members in the social and behavioral sciences to develop new interdisciplinary collaborations aimed at building a novel line of sustainable research through securing external funding. Priority will be given to ...
The Charles E. Kaufman Foundation of The Pittsburgh Foundation will award annual research grants in 2016 to researchers at Pennsylvania universities to carry out fundamental research in the areas of biology, chemistry, and physics. Guidelines can be found on the website: http://kaufman.pittsburghfoundation.org/   Grant programs include: -  -  New Investigator...
Empire State Development Corporation
Amount:
USD $200,000 (USD unless defined below)
The Environmental Investment Program (EIP) is a financial assistance program to help businesses capture the economic benefits associated with pollution prevention, waste reduction, re-use and recycling. The program provides capital, technical assistance, and research and development awards that expand the ability to recycle solid and industrial waste into higher value products, or reduce ...

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