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NIH: Emotional Well-Being: High-Priority Research Networks (U24, Clinical Trial Optional) Friday, December 6, 2019 - This FOA invites applications that focus on developing resources by refining and testing key concepts that will advance and further support the study of emotional well-being.
IACUC policy update Friday, December 6, 2019 - Updates to the policy on Provision of Space to Animals for Research or Instruction.
NIH: NIA Research Centers Collaborative Network (RCCN) (U24 Clinical Trial Optional) Friday, December 6, 2019 - The purpose of this FOA is to support a network to enhance collaborations across NIA's 6 centers programs.
DOJ: Establishment of a National Center on Restorative Justice Friday, December 6, 2019 - A National Center on Restorative Justice educates and trains the next generation of justice leaders.
NIH: Local Food Producer Outreach, Education, and Training to Enhance Food Safety and FDA Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) Compliance (U01) Friday, December 6, 2019 - The purpose of this program is to provide training, education, and outreach, address training gaps and to facilitate identification of appropriate technical assistance resources for local food producers and processors.
NIH: Real Time Chromatin Dynamics and Function (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Friday, December 6, 2019 - To support the development and application of tools that would enable the monitoring in real-time of the dynamic three-dimensional structure of mammalian genomes and provide insight into how organizing components of 4D genome architecture affect biological processes in live cells.
USAID: The Health, Ecosystems and Agriculture for Resilient, Thriving Societies (HEARTH) Friday, December 6, 2019 - The Office of Forestry and Biodiversity is seeking transformational solutions to cross-sectoral development challenges in biodiverse landscapes.
NIH: Tissue Mapping Centers for the Human BioMolecular Atlas Program (U54 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Friday, December 6, 2019 - The purpose of this FOA is to establish state-of-the-art Tissue Mapping Centers that will generate high-resolution, high-content, multiscale maps of non-diseased human organs and systems.
NEH: Sustaining Cultural Heritage Collections Friday, December 6, 2019 - This program helps cultural institutions meet the complex challenge of preserving large and diverse holdings of humanities materials for future generations.
DOE: FY2020 Research Opportunities in High Energy Physics Friday, December 6, 2019 - The DOE invites new and renewal grant applications for support of research programs in high energy physics.
USAID: Global Feed the Future Agricultural Biotechnology Program Friday, December 6, 2019 - The purpose of this Addendum is to develop and implement a global program of agricultural biotechnology activities.
NSF: Dimensions of Biodiversity Friday, December 6, 2019 - This campaign promotes novel integrative approaches to fill the most substantial gaps in our understanding of the diversity of life on Earth.
Cancer Research Institute: Lloyd J. Old STAR Program Friday, December 6, 2019 - Provides funding to mid-career scientists to pursue high-risk/high-reward research at the forefront of discovery and innovation in cancer immunology.
NIH Peer Review Program Friday, December 6, 2019 - Get feedback on your NIH R01 or R21 proposal before you submit it.
NIH seeks your input regarding application diversity for the High-Risk High-Reward Research Program Thursday, December 5, 2019 - The Common Fund’s High-Risk, High-Reward Research Program seeks to support scientists pursuing highly innovative research with the potential for unusually broad impact.
The revised Common Rule Wednesday, December 4, 2019 - Common Rule revisions affecting federally funded, multi-site studies
The Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation: Dreyfus Program for Machine Learning in the Chemical Sciences and Engineering Wednesday, December 4, 2019 - This program provides funding for innovative projects in any area of Machine Learning consistent with the Foundation’s broad objective to advance the chemical sciences and engineering.
FY2021 Faculty Seed Grants in the Sciences Wednesday, December 4, 2019 - Faculty Seed Grants in Social Sciences, Life Sciences, Physical Sciences and Engineering
Limited Submission: Postbaccalaureate Research Education Program (R25 – Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Wednesday, December 4, 2019 - This FOA provides support to develop and implement effective, evidence-informed approaches to biomedical research education and mentoring that will keep pace with the rapid evolution of the research enterprise.
McCrackin named URAR director Tuesday, December 3, 2019 - UGA grad leading URAR as of Dec. 2
‘Pre-seed’ funding available to jump-start formation of research teams Tuesday, December 3, 2019 - "Pre-seed" funding for teams focused around critical expertise or emerging topics
DOE: Flexible Carbon Capture & Storage (FLECCS) Thursday, November 21, 2019 - Funds the development of carbon capture and storage technologies that enable power generators to be responsive to grid conditions in a high variable renewable energy penetration environment.
USAID: Water and Energy for Food: A Grand Challenge for Development – Regional Innovation Hubs Thursday, November 21, 2019 - Seeks to expand the scale of innovations that impact the sectors food and water, food and energy or all three sectors of the nexus to increase the sustainability of agricultural food value chains, improving energy and water efficiency as well as to improve climate resilient agriculture in developing countries and emerging markets in accordance with the SDGs.
NIH: Early Psychosis Intervention Network (EPINET): Practice-Based Research to Improve Treatment Outcomes (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Thursday, November 21, 2019 - This FOA invites applications for additional regional scientific hubs to join the overall EPINET effort.
NIH: Intellectual and Developmental disabilities Research Centers 2020 (P50 Clinical Trial Optional) Thursday, November 21, 2019 - Solicits research grants designed to advance the diagnosis, prevention, treatment, and amelioration of intellectual and developmental disabilities.
NSF/NASA: Next Generation Software for Data-driven Models of Space Weather with Quantified Uncertainties Thursday, November 21, 2019 - The goal of this program is to transform development of predictive modeling of the coupled evolution of the magnetized solar atmosphere and the solar wind, and their interaction with the Earth's magnetosphere and upper atmosphere.
NEH: Institutes for Advances Topics in the Digital Humanities Thursday, November 21, 2019 - Supports national or regional training programs for scholars, humanities professionals, and advanced graduate students to broaden and extend their knowledge of digital humanities.
NEH: Landmarks of American History and Culture Thursday, November 21, 2019 - Supports a series of one-week workshops for K-12 educators to enhance and strengthen humanities teaching at the K-12 level.
McKnight Foundation: McKnight Scholar Awards Monday, November 18, 2019 - Supports innovative research designed to bring science closer to the day when diseases of the brain and behavior can be accurately diagnosed, prevented, and treated.
Limited Submission: Improving Undergraduate STEM Education: Pathways into the Earth, Ocean, Polar and Atmospheric & Geospace Sciences (IUSE:GEOPAths) Monday, November 18, 2019 - Supports proposals that address the needs and opportunities related to education within the geosciences community through the formation of STEM Learning Ecosystems that engage students in the study of the Earth, its oceans, polar regions and atmosphere.
NSF: Future of Work at the Human-Technology Frontier: Core Research (FW-HTF) Friday, November 15, 2019 - The Future of Work at the Human-Technology Frontier is one mechanism by which NSF is responding to the challenges and opportunities for the future of jobs and work.
Limited Submission: Energy Frontier Research Centers Friday, November 15, 2019 - BES is soliciting proposals in four topical areas: 1) Environmental Management; 2) Quantum Information Science; 3) Microelectronics; and 4) Polymer Upcycling.
Limited Submission: NSF Scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (S-STEM) Monday, November 11, 2019 - This program addresses the need for a high quality STEM workforce and for the increased success of low-income academically talented students with demonstrated financial need who are pursuing degrees in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM)
NSF: Transitions to Excellence in Molecular and Cellular Biosciences Research (Transitions) Monday, November 11, 2019 - This funding mechanism is designed to facilitate and promote a PI's ability to effectively adopt empowering technologies that might not be readily accessible in the PI's current research environment or collaboration network.
NSF: Macrosystems Biology and NEON-Enabled Science (MSB-NES) Monday, November 11, 2019 - Supports research on biosphere processes and their complex interactions with climate, land use, and changes in species distribution as well as training activities to broaden participation of researchers in Macrosystems Biology and NEON-Enabled Science.
NSF: Navigating the New Arctic Thursday, November 7, 2019 - NNA seeks innovations in research across the social, natural, environmental, and computing and information sciences, and engineering that address the interactions or connections between natural and built environments and social systems and how these connections inform our understanding of Arctic change and its local and global effects.
NEH: Public Humanities Projects Thursday, November 7, 2019 - The Public Humanities Projects program supports projects that bring the ideas and insights of the humanities to life for general audiences through in-person programming.
NSF: Cyberinfrastructure Centers of Excellence (CI CoE) Thursday, November 7, 2019 - Supports hubs of expertise and innovation targeting specific areas, aspects, or stakeholder communities of the research CI ecosystem.
NIH Peer Review Program Wednesday, November 6, 2019 - Exchange comments with colleagues and get a round of review by the Office for Proposal Enhancement.
Conflicts of interest in research commercialization Tuesday, November 5, 2019 - Startup resources: Conflicts of interest
CZI: Collaborative Pairs Pilot Project Awards Monday, November 4, 2019 - Supports collaborative pilot projects to explore innovative, interdisciplinary approaches for addressing key challenges in the biology of neurodegenerative diseases.
Burroughs Wellcome Fund: Postdoctoral Enrichment Program Monday, November 4, 2019 - Supports career development activities for underrepresented minority postdoctoral fellows in a degree-granting institution in the United States or Canada whose training and professional development are guided by mentors committed to helping them advance to stellar careers in biomedical or medical research.
HHMI: Investigator Program Monday, November 4, 2019 - The Howard Hughes Medical Institute is seeking to appoint approximately 20 new Investigators through a national open competition.
Russell Sage Foundation: Improving Education and Reducing Inequality in the United States Monday, November 4, 2019 - Supports research projects that deepen our understanding of educational opportunity and success in the U.S. by analyzing data on academic achievement from the Stanford Education Data Archive.
Simons Foundation: Collaboration Grants for Mathematicians Monday, November 4, 2019 - Grants will be awarded to increase collaborative contacts between accomplished, active mathematicians in the United States who do not otherwise have access to funding that allows support for travel or the hosting of visitors.
William T. Grant Foundation: Research Grants on Reducing Inequality Monday, November 4, 2019 - The research grants programs support high-quality field-initiated studies that are relevant to policies and practices that affect the lives of young people ages 5 to 25 in the United States.
(OPEN) Limited Submission: REAP Energy Audit and Renewable Energy Development Assistance Program Monday, November 4, 2019 - This program assists rural small businesses and agricultural producers by conducting and promoting energy audits and providing Renewable Energy Development Assistance.
NIH: Data Harmonization, Curation and Secondary Analysis of Existing Clinical Datasets (R61/R33 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Monday, November 4, 2019 - This RFA invites applications from multidisciplinary teams to perform secondary data analysis, using existing datasets from two or more multi-site clinical research projects.
NSF: Archaeology and Archaeometry Monday, November 4, 2019 - The goal of the Archaeology Program is to fund research which furthers anthropologically relevant archaeological knowledge.
Limited Submission: NEH Media Projects – Development and Production Grants Monday, November 4, 2019 - Development Grants support film, television, and radio projects for general audiences that encourage active engagement with humanities ideas. Production Grants support the production and distribution of digital projects, films, television programs, radio programs, and related programs that promise to engage the public.