Research Announcements

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Limited Submission: Disney Conservation Fund – Annual Conservation Grants Thursday, June 22, 2017 - Recognizing that ecosystems are the basis of the planet's health, the Disney Conservation Fund provides financial support for the study of wildlife, the protection of habitats and community conservation and education. The goal is to support conservation organizations focused on long-term positive impacts for wildlife and habitats.
Kress Foundation Digital Resources Grant Program Monday, June 19, 2017 - The Kress Foundation Digital Resources program is intended to foster new forms of research and collaboration as well as new approaches to teaching and learning.
USAID: Eastern and Southern Caribbean Science, Technology, Innovations, and Partnerships Monday, June 19, 2017 - USAID has invites proposals that solve development challenges in the Eastern and Southern Caribbean in the areas of economic performance, energy, security and governance, education, health, the environment, and gender.
Clinical Studies Seed Grant Program Announced: August 21 Deadline Thursday, June 15, 2017 - The Clinical and Translational Research Unit has announced competitive seed grant funds, enabled by the AU/UGA Medical Partnership, of up to $40,000 to support pilot studies based in the CTRU.
Limited Submission: Empowered Communities for a Healthier Nation Initiative Thursday, June 15, 2017 - The ECI program is intended to provide support for minority and/or disadvantaged communities disproportionately impacted by the opioid epidemic, childhood/adolescent obesity, or serious mental illness.
Limited Submission: Mallinckrodt Grants Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - The mission of the Foundation is to support early stage investigators engaged in basic biomedical research that has the potential to significantly advance the understanding, diagnosis or treatment of disease.
Limited Submission: National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Research Labs Monday, June 12, 2017 - Through a new program, the NEA Research Labs, the organization seeks to support a series of transdisciplinary research partnerships, grounded in the social and behavioral sciences, to produce and report empirical insights about the arts for the benefit of arts and non-arts sectors alike.
Summer Workshop Series Enrollment Still Open Thursday, June 8, 2017 - Sign up for workshops on finding funding sources, crafting competitive proposals, developing project budgets, and addressing agency goals and requirements.
Limited Submission: Sloan Research Fellowships Wednesday, June 7, 2017 - The Sloan Research Fellowships seek to stimulate fundamental research by early-career scientists and scholars of outstanding promise.
Limited Submission: SEC Faculty Travel Program Tuesday, June 6, 2017 - The Southeastern Conference (SEC) Faculty Travel Program is intended to enhance faculty collaboration that stimulates scholarly initiatives between SEC universities.
New Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs Funding Announced Friday, June 2, 2017 - Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs has released funding opportunities for research on Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, Peer Reviewed Medical Research, Orthopaedic Research and Prostate Cancer.
Allen Family Seed Grant Program in Cellular Manufacturing Announced Thursday, June 1, 2017 - Seed grant funding in cellular manufacturing is intended to stimulate new, collaborative research among Emory University, Georgia Tech, and UGA investigators.
Georgia Partners in Regenerative Medicine Seed Grant Program Announced Thursday, June 1, 2017 - Proposals are being accepted for seed grants to support new collaborative research in regenerative medicine among Georgia Tech, Emory University, and UGA investigators. Deadline is July 10, 2017.
(CLOSED) Limited Submission: Rural Community Development Initiative (RCDI) Friday, May 26, 2017 - The RCDI was authorized to develop the capacity and ability of private, nonprofit community-based housing and community development organizations, low-income rural communities, and federally recognized Native American Tribes to undertake projects related to housing, community facilities, or community and economic development in rural areas.
William T. Grant Foundation Research Grants Wednesday, May 24, 2017 - The William T. Grant Foundation supports high-quality research that is relevant to policies and practices that affect the lives of young people ages 5 to 25 in the United States.
NIH Accepting Applications for Small Research Grant Program Wednesday, May 24, 2017 - NIH is accepting applications for funding to support research projects that can be carried out ina short period of time with limited resources.
NIH Announces Research Supplements to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - The NIH has announced that funds are available for administrative supplements to recruit and support high school, undergraduate and graduate/clinical students, postdoctorates (including health professional), and eligible investigators. The goal of the research supplements is to develop research careers and … Continued
Research Summer Workshop Series, June 9-July 28 Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - Learn how to discover funding sources, craft competitive proposals, develop project budgets, and address agency goals and requirements.
NIFA Announces $2.8 Million Funding for Health Education in Rural Areas Monday, May 22, 2017 - National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) has announced $2.8 million in available funding to health education projects for individuals and families living in rural areas.
NASA Seeks Proposals for Early-Stage Space Technologies Friday, May 19, 2017 - NASA seeks proposals for innovative, early-stage space technology research that supports high-priority future space science and exploration needs of NASA, other government agencies, and the commercial space sector.
NIFA Announces $6 Million for Research on Plant-Biotic Interactions Wednesday, May 3, 2017 - National Institute of Food and Agriculture has announced the availability of approximately $6 million to support agriculturally relevant research on the symbiotic relationship between plants and other living organisms.
(CLOSED) Limited Submission: Pew Biomedical Scholars Wednesday, May 3, 2017 - The Pew Scholars Program in the Biomedical Sciences provides funding to young investigators of outstanding promise in science relevant to the advancement of human health. The program makes grants to selected academic institutions to support the independent research of outstanding individuals who are in their first few years of their appointment at the assistant professor level.
NIH Director’s Pioneer, New Innovator, Transformative Research, and Early Independence Awards Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - The NIH Common Fund announces FY 2018 funding opportunities for the NIH Director’s Pioneer, New Innovator, Transformative Research, and Early Independence Awards in the High-Risk, High-Reward Research program.
Winners Announced for President’s Interdisciplinary Seed Grant Program Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - Twelve faculty teams at the University of Georgia have been selected to receive research awards through the institution’s Presidential Interdisciplinary Seed Grant Program.
(CLOSED) Limited Submission: Art Works II Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - The NEA seeks to fund art projects that are likely to prove transformative with the potential for meaningful change, whether in the development or enhancement of new or existing art forms, new approaches to the creation or presentation of art, or new ways of engaging the public with art; are distinctive, offering fresh insights and new value for their fields and/or the public through unconventional solutions; and have the potential to be shared and/or emulated, or are likely to lead to other advances in the field.
Sign Up for NSF CAREER Proposal Swap by May 12 Monday, April 24, 2017 - Make your NSF CAREER application more competitive by participating in the Office for Proposal Enhancement Proposal Swap.
New Pivot Training Workshop: June 16 Monday, April 24, 2017 - The UGA Libraries and Office for Proposal Enhancement are offering a workshop on the Pivot funding opportunity database, June 16, 1-2 p.m., in the Main Library.
(CLOSED) Limited Submission: Food, Agriculture, Natural Resources and Human Sciences Education and Literacy Initiative (AFRI ELI) Friday, April 21, 2017 - The AFRI Food, Agriculture, Natural Resources, and Human Sciences Education and Literacy Initiative (ELI) focuses on the professional development of secondary school teachers and educational professionals as well as the training of undergraduate students, and predoctoral and postdoctoral fellows.
Limited Submission: NIH Director’s Early Independence Awards (DP5) Thursday, April 20, 2017 - The NIH Director’s Early Independence Award Program supports exceptional investigators who wish to pursue independent research directly after completion of their terminal doctoral/research degree or clinical residency, thereby forgoing the traditional post-doctoral training period and accelerating their entry into an independent research career.
(CLOSED) Limited Submission: Searle Scholars Program Thursday, April 13, 2017 - The Searle Scholars Program is a limited submission award program which makes grants to selected academic and research institutions to support the independent research of outstanding early-career scientists who have recently been appointed as assistant professors on a tenure-track appointment.
CDC Broad Agency Announcement on Antibiotic Resistance Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - The CDC has issued a broad agency announcement for research proposals addressing antibiotic resistance.
NIFA: $11 Million Funding for Minor Crop Pest Management Program Thursday, March 23, 2017 - USDA/National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) announced $11 million in available funding through the Minor Crop Pest Management Program.
NIFA Announces $11 Million to Support Antimicrobial Resistance Research Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - The USDA NIFA announced $11 million in available funding for projects that mitigate antimicrobial resistance (AMR), a growing public health issue that affects more than 2 million people annually.
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Invites Grand Challenges Grant Proposals Monday, March 13, 2017 - Proposals are invited for the latest round of Gates Foundation Grand Challenges grants, providing initial grants of $100,000 each.
Spring Events to Help Improve Proposals Monday, March 13, 2017 - Improve your proposal skills at March and April events from the Office for Proposal Enhancement.
NIFA Announces New Funding Opportunities for Next-generation Pesticides, Education and Canola Wednesday, March 8, 2017 - NIFA has announced three new funding programs.
NIFA Announces $12.1 Million to Support Crop Protection and Pest Management Wednesday, March 8, 2017 - The USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) has announced $12.1 million in available funding through the Crop Protection and Pest Management (CPPM) Competitive Grants Program.
FDA Issues Broad Agency Announcement to Protect and Promote Health Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - The FDA has issued a Broad Agency Announcement for Advanced Research and Development of Regulatory Science in nine research area.
(CLOSED) Limited Submission: Pathway to Stop Diabetes Awards Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - The Pathway to Stop Diabetes Research Program intends to attract brilliant scientists at the peak of their creativity to diabetes research, and to accelerate their research progress by providing the necessary resources and support for conducting transformative science.
NASA Seeks Early-Career Faculty Proposals for America’s Space Program Friday, February 17, 2017 - NASA has released a solicitation seeking proposals from early-career faculty related to specific high-priority areas of interest to America's space program.
Grant Writing Coaching Groups Accepting Applications Monday, February 6, 2017 - National Research Mentoring Network is accepting applications for individuals wanting coaching on effective writing techniques. Programs are free and feature travel compensation.
Call for Proposals: Third Round of Global Research Collaboration Grant Program Wednesday, February 1, 2017 - UGA is launching the third round of funding for the Global Research Collaboration Grant (GRCG) program, with proposals due April 4.
Georgia Sea Grant Opens Core Funding Cycle: Preproposals Due March 15, 2017 Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - Georgia Sea Grant invites preproposals for coastal and marine research projects for the 2018–2020 core funding cycle.
President’s Interdisciplinary Seed Grant Program Announced Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - In his 2017 State of the University Address, UGA President Morehead announced a new internal seed grant program for interdisciplinary proposals addressing five grand challenges.
NEH-Mellon Fellowships for Digital Publication. Thursday, January 19, 2017 - The National Endowment for the Humanities and The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation jointly support individual scholars pursuing research projects that require digital expression and digital publication.
Mellon/ACLS Public Fellows Competition for Recent PhDs Thursday, January 19, 2017 - ACLS invites applications for the seventh competition of the Mellon/ACLS Public Fellows program.
NEH Fellowships Thursday, January 19, 2017 - NEH Fellowships support individuals pursuing advanced research that is of value to humanities scholars, general audiences, or both.
Workshop on Submitting to 2017 NIFA-AFRI Competition, Feb. 1 Thursday, January 19, 2017 - Researchers planning to submit an application to the 2017 NIFA-AFRI competition, or interested in USDA grant funding in general, are invited to a Coffee with the Pros panel discussion on Wed., Feb., 1.
(CLOSED) Limited Submission: The NCI Predoctoral to Postdoctoral Fellow Transition Award (F99/K00) Tuesday, December 13, 2016 - The purpose of the NCI Predoctoral to Postdoctoral Fellow Transition Award (F99/K00) is to encourage and retain outstanding graduate students who have demonstrated potential and interest in pursuing careers as independent cancer researchers.
USDA/NIFA Announces $5 Million in Funding for Food, Energy, and Water Systems Research Tuesday, December 13, 2016 - USDA NIFA has announced the availability of up to $5 million in funding for research to better understand how food, energy and water systems interact, and how they can be sustained.