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

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:

Department of Health and Human Services
Final Deadline:
May 07, 2018

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 plan based on research findings.

Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy
Amount:
USD $$15,000,000 (USD unless defined below)
Pre-Proposal / LOI Deadline:
Dec 04, 2017
Final Deadline:
Mar 16, 2018

The Solar Desalination funding program will develop novel technologies or concepts using solar thermal energy to assist in creating freshwater from otherwise unusable waters.

Amount:
USD $$2,000,000 (USD unless defined below)
Final Deadline:
Feb 23, 2018

The Emerging Frontiers in Research and Innovation (EFRI) program of the NSF Directorate for Engineering (ENG) serves a critical role in helping ENG focus on important emerging areas in a timely manner. This solicitation is a funding opportunity for interdisciplinary teams of researchers to embark on rapidly advancing frontiers of fundamental engineering research.

Department of Commerce
Amount:
USD $$1,000,000 (USD unless defined below)
Final Deadline:
Feb 13, 2018
The purpose of this document is to advise the public that NOAA/NOS/National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science (NCCOS and the NOAA Ocean Acidification Program (OAP) are soliciting proposals for the Identification and Application of Acidification Thresholds in Coastal Ecosystems. Funding is contingent upon the availability of Fiscal Year 2018 Federal appropriations.
Department of Commerce
Amount:
USD $$750,000 (USD unless defined below)
Final Deadline:
Feb 09, 2018
The purpose of this document is to advise the public that NOAA/NOS/National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science (NCCOS), in partnership with the NOAA Office of National Marine Sanctuaries, Office of Ocean Exploration and Research, and the National Marine Fisheries Service’s Southeast Regional Office, is soliciting proposals under the Regional Ecosystem Prediction Program for a project up to 5 years
Department of Commerce
Amount:
USD $$900,000 (USD unless defined below)
Final Deadline:
Jan 30, 2018
The purpose of this document is to advise the public that NOAA/NOS/National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science (NCCOS) is soliciting proposals for the Coastal Hypoxia Research Program (CHRP). Funding is contingent upon the availability of Fiscal Year 2018 Federal appropriations. It is anticipated that projects funded under this announcement will have a September 1, 2018 start date.
Final Deadline:
Jan 24, 2018
The Engineering for Civil Infrastructure (ECI) program supports fundamental research that will shape the future of our nation's constructed civil infrastructure, subjected to and interacting with the natural environment, to meet the needs of humans.
Final Deadline:
Jan 24, 2018
The Engineering Design and Systems Engineering (EDSE) program supports fundamental research into the basic processes and phenomena of engineering design and systems engineering.
Golden Field Office
Amount:
USD $$62,000,000 (USD unless defined below)
Pre-Proposal / LOI Deadline:
Jan 19, 2018
Final Deadline:
Jan 19, 2018
The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) Solar Energy Technology Office (SETO) is seeking applications under this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) to fund applied research and development to enable the reduction of the levelized cost of electricity (LCOE) generated by concentrating solar power (CSP) to 6 ¢/kWh-electric or less, without subsidies.
Amount:
USD $$10,000,000 (USD unless defined below)
Pre-Proposal / LOI Deadline:
Oct 02, 2017
Final Deadline:
Jan 18, 2018
The National Science Foundation's Directorates for Engineering (ENG) and Computer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE) are coordinating efforts to identify bold new concepts to significantly improve the efficiency of radio spectrum utilization while addressing new challenges in energy efficiency and security, thus enabling spectrum access for all users and devices, and allowing tradition
National Energy Technology Laboratory
Amount:
USD $$1,500,000 (USD unless defined below)
Pre-Proposal / LOI Deadline:
Jan 18, 2018
Final Deadline:
Jan 18, 2018

The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) is issuing, on behalf of the Vehicle Technologies Office (VTO), this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) entitled “Energy Efficiency Research and Development for Fluid-Power Systems In Off-Road Vehicles.” The objective of this FOA is to research technologies that can improve the energy efficiency of fluid power systems for commercia

Forest Service
Amount:
USD $$600,000 (USD unless defined below)
Final Deadline:
Jan 15, 2018
The goal of this program is to detect, prevent, eradicate, and/or control invasive plant species to promote resiliency, watershed stability, and biological diversity on federal, state, or private land.
National Energy Technology Laboratory
Amount:
USD $$4,000,000 (USD unless defined below)
Final Deadline:
Jan 11, 2018
The purpose of this Funding Opportunity Announcement is to seek cost-shared projects for the research of medium and heavy-duty on-road natural gas engines. Specifically, this topic addresses engine efficiency improvements, fuel system enhancements, and emission after-treatment technologies, which are barriers to the adoption of natural gas engine technologies.
National Park Service
Final Deadline:
Jan 04, 2018

The Preservation Technology and Training (PTT) Grants program provides funding for innovative research that develops new technologies or adapts existing technologies to preserve cultural resources. Grant recipients undertake innovative research and produce technical reports which respond to national needs in the field of historic preservation.

Fish and Wildlife Service
Amount:
USD $$3,000,000 (USD unless defined below)
Pre-Proposal / LOI Deadline:
Dec 31, 2017
Final Deadline:
Dec 31, 2017
The Fox River/Green Bay Natural Resource Trustees restore natural resources injured by the release of polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) into the Lower Fox River and Green Bay, WI.
Final Deadline:
Dec 15, 2017

The DOE Scholars Program offers unique opportunities that introduce students or post-graduates to the mission and operations of the U.S. Department of Energy.

Final Deadline:
Dec 15, 2017

This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) will fund research that can enable significant reductions in the lifetime costs of power electronics (PE) for solar photovoltaic (PV) energy that align with meeting the SunShot 2030 goals, and likewise enable versatile control functionalities to support grid integration of solar PV for enhanced grid services.

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