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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These grants will support projects that seek to break new ground to address an old or a new problem through innovation. By innovation, we mean the development of new approaches, technologies, or methods and/or the application of new expertise through the engagement of novel, non-traditional disciplinary or cross-sectoral perspectives.

Clean Water Management Trust Fund
Amount:
USD $$25,000 (USD unless defined below)

? Donated easement minigrants provide up to $25,000 to pay transaction costs associated with the donation of a permanent conservation easement for the purpose of protecting surface water quality.

? The value of the riparian buffer or riparian conservation easement must exceed transaction costs.

? CWMTF funds will be reimbursed only after the conservation easement is ...

American Geophysical Union

Established in 2008, the Sunanda and Santimay Basu Early Career Award in Sun-Earth Systems Science is given annually to one early career scientist (within seven years of the award of Ph.D.

California Air Resources Board

Most air districts have funding mechanism for Alternative Fuel Vehicle projects, including moneys from the vehicle registration surcharge in non-attainment areas. In mid-1996, a process was initiated to increase the level of coordination between local Air Pollution Districts on heavy-duty vehicle programs. Participating agencies are developing a program criteria to jointly fund projects ...

Empire State Development Corporation
Amount:
USD $$100,000 (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 U.S. Antarctic Program (USAP) supports scientific research in Antarctica and the Southern Ocean, and NSF's Office of Polar Programs (OPP) provides operational research support for these projects.

David and Lucile Packard Foundation

Forests, prairies, and wetlands, which absorb and store a significant amount of greenhouse gasses, are being converted into cropland at high rates to meet the growing demand for food and fuel worldwide. The twin forces of global deforestation and unsustainable agricultural practices are responsible for an estimated 25 percent of global greenhouse gas emissions.

Microsoft Research

Microsoft Research has more than 1,000 researchers and engineers worldwide, including some of the world?s finest computer scientists and computer engineers as well as mathematicians, physicists, biologists, linguists, sociologists, etc. working across more than 55 areas of research.

American Geophysical Union
Amount:
USD $$1,000 (USD unless defined below)

The Sulzman Award for Excellence in Education and Mentoring is given annually to one mid-career female scientist (no more than 15 years post-degree) for significant contributions as a role model and mentor for the next generation of biogeoscientists.

Pre-Proposal / LOI Deadline:
Aug 19, 2016

The Atkinson Center is pleased to announce the request for proposals for our third round of 

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.

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Wells Fargo and the NFWF Accepting Applications for Community Grants

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.

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.

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.

DOE Announces Notice of Intent to Issue Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Research, Development, and Demonstration FOA

Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute
Amount:
USD $$2,900 (USD unless defined below)

Graduate Fellowship Mission

The CHCI Graduate Fellowship Program seeks to enhance participants' leadership abilities, strengthen professional skills and produce more competent and competitive Latino professionals.

Graduate Fellowship Program Description

National Geographic
National Geographic supports the development of cutting-edge technologies that open our eyes to different viewpoints, help us see the world in a new light and explore it in new ways, and transform the fields of exploration, science, and conservation. The planet’s ecological systems are in peril due to climate change and other anthropogenic effects.
Alfred P. Sloan Foundation

The International Science Engagement program is an early stage program currently focused on South Asia that seeks to bring scientists and engineers in conflict regions together to collaborate on subjects and projects of mutual interest.

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