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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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 ba
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

Pre-Proposal / LOI Deadline:
Jan 10, 2019
Final Deadline:
Jan 22, 2019
USDA
Pre-Proposal / LOI Deadline:
Jun 27, 2018
Final Deadline:
Oct 10, 2018
Request for Applications (RFA) must focus on approaches that promote transformational changes in the U.S. food and agriculture system within the next 25 years.
USDA
Final Deadline:
Sep 30, 2018
The AFRI Foundational and Applied Science Program supports grants in six AFRI priority areas to advance knowledge in both fundamental and applied sciences important to agriculture.
Amount:
USD $$34,000,000 (USD unless defined below)
Final Deadline:
Sep 26, 2018
The overarching goal of the INFEWS program is to catalyze well-integrated, convergent research to transform understanding of the FEW Nexus as integrated social, engineering, physical, and natural systems in order to improve system function and management, address system stress, increase resilience, and ensure sustainability.
Pre-Proposal / LOI Deadline:
Apr 16, 2018
Final Deadline:
Sep 14, 2018
Eligible U.S. state and local government agencies and federally recognized Indian tribes are invited to submit proposals for matching grants to support projects that would acquire or develop public land for outdoor recreation purposes located within or serving Census-delineated "urbanized areas": places with a population of 50,000 or more people that are densely settled.
Amount:
USD $$50,000 (USD unless defined below)
Final Deadline:
Sep 07, 2018

This FOA invites applications proposing to study HIV infection, HIV-associated conditions, HIV treatment, and/or biobehavioral or social factors associated with HIV/AIDS in the context of aging and/or in older adults. Research approaches of interest include clinical translational, observational, and intervention studies in domestic and international settings.

Eligible Applicants:

Final Deadline:
Sep 04, 2018

The Fall 2018 Strategic Plan request for proposal application is now available and due by September 4, 2018, 11:59 PM. There will be an additional request for proposal call due in January 2019 as well.

Undefined
Amount:
USD $$20,000 (USD unless defined below)

The National Geographic Society awards grants for scientific field research and exploration through its Committee for Research and Exploration. All proposed projects must have both a geographical dimension and relevance to other scientific fields and be of broad scientific interest.

National Geographic
The goal of this RFP is to determine effective ways to market wildlife to inspire positive action to save species by applying principles of science communication.
Energy Foundation

The Climate Program seeks to build support for effective policies that would put a price on carbon and help us avoid the most serious impacts of climate change.

Pre-Proposal / LOI Deadline:
Aug 03, 2015

National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH): Summer Stipends Program

Deadline: October 1, 2015
Institutional Limit: Two Faculty Members

 

Amount:
USD $$80,000 (USD unless defined below)

Graduate students in kinesiology and other graduate programs at Penn State have a unique opportunity to become innovators in physiology, bioinformatics, and genomics fields thanks to a recently awarded grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

Tree Research and Education Endowment Fund
Amount:
USD $$100,000 (USD unless defined below)

Supports mentored doctoral research projects in priority areas of arboriculture and urban forestry. The Research Fellowship Grant is offered as funds are available.

Award amount: $100,000

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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.

Alfred P. Sloan Foundation

The goal of Sloan's Synthetic Biology initiative is to identify the risks associated with research in and applications of synthetic biology and to assess the ethical, regulatory, and public policy implications of these risks. Grantmaking aims to educate scientists, policy makers, journalists and the public about synthetic biology, improve biosecurity and biosafety within the field, lay ...

Oak Ridge Associated Universities

The EPA Environmental Research and Business Support Program provides opportunities for exceptional undergraduate and graduate students and recent Bachelor's, Master's, and Postdoctoral graduates to participate in the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency?s (EPA) Office of Research and Development (ORD) research and administrative projects at multiple EPA laboratories and research centers.

Pre-Proposal / LOI Deadline:
Jun 01, 2016

EREF Research Grant Pre-Proposal Deadline is June 1, 2016

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

The Bigelow Award is presented "to those who make significant inquiries into the phenomena of the sea." The award was established in 1960 by the Institution's Board of Trustees in honor of the first Director, biologist Henry Bryant Bigelow, who was also the first recipient.

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