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 $$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:

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.

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 giv

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.

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.

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 ...

Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

The Interdisciplinary Training in Genes and the Environment at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health will address the critical need for well-trained scientists who have an understanding of, and commitment to, cutting-edge research at the intersection of molecular and environmental exposure biology, and statistical and computational methods.

Water Research Foundation
Amount:
USD $$100,000 (USD unless defined below)

The Water Research Foundation

The Water Research Foundation (WRF) is a centralized, nonprofit research organization for the water community whose mission is to advance the science of water to improve the quality of life. This is achieved through the timely identification and funding of needed research, followed by the communication of the research findings which ultimately allows ...

The Marine Geology and Geophysics Core Program supports research on all aspects of the geology and geophysics of the present ocean basins and margins, as well as those of the Great Lakes.

American Geophysical Union

The Early Career Hydrologic Science Award is given annually to one honoree in recognition of outstanding contribution to the science of hydrology

an early career scientist (no more than six years post-degree by 1 January of the year of the award presentation) in recognition of outstanding contributions to the hydrological sciences.

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New Energy Foundation

Applying for a New Energy Foundation Research Grant

Pre-Proposal / LOI Deadline:
Jan 06, 2016

The Environmental Research and Education Foundation is accepting pre-proposals for its Research in Sustainable Solid Waste Management grants program.

NSF
Pre-Proposal / LOI Deadline:
Aug 19, 2016

REMINDER: This year we are

Consortium for Ocean Leadership

The International SeaKeepers Society is currently accepting research proposals for DISCOVERY Yacht expeditions.

Surdna Foundation

In 2050, approximately half of the U.S. building stock will consist of buildings that exist today. Considering that buildings contribute to nearly 40% of our country's carbon emissions, which runs up costs and compounds environmental problems, we know that improving the efficiency of the existing building stock is critical.

The purpose of the Research Collaboration Fellowship is to initiate and foster research collaborations between Penn State faculty at the University Park (UP) or the College of Medicine (CoM) and at campuses across the Commonwealth. Through this program faculty members with mutual research interests will be encouraged to form research partnerships and to jointly conduct research projects.

National Institute on Environmental Health Science
Pre-Proposal / LOI Deadline:
Feb 01, 2016

Dear Colleagues:

The National Institute on Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) is extending the deadline for submissions for the Climate Change and Environmental Exposures Challenge (#climatechallengeNIEHS).

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Amount:
USD $$40,000 (USD unless defined below)

Programmatic Funding requests will be considered up to $40,000.

Amount:
USD $$150,000 (USD unless defined below)
Pre-Proposal / LOI Deadline:
Jul 17, 2015

Shell GameChanger is soliciting early-stage innovative technology solutions and proposals in the following categories for potential funding and partnership opportunities.

Fish and Wildlife Service
Amount:
USD $$300,000 (USD unless defined below)

The National Fish Habitat Action Plan is a national investment strategy to leverage federal and privately raised funds to protect, restore, and enhance the nation's fish and aquatic habitats through partnerships that foster fish habitat conservation. Funds appropriated to the U.S.

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