Research Announcements

All Funding

Daiichi Sankyo Drug Discovery Grant Competition Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - Global pharmaceutical company Daiichi Sankyo seeks proposals for early research collaborations in areas ranging from drug target discovery to drug candidate identification.
Georgia CTSA Announces Two Pilot Grant Opportunities Monday, October 16, 2017 - Georgia CTSA has announced up to $230,000 in pilot grant opportunities over two categories. Faculty from UGA, Emory University, Georgia Institute of Technology, and Morehouse School of Medicine may submit proposals aligned with the two RFP categories.
NEH: Collaborative Research Grants Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - Collaborative Research Grants support interpretive humanities research undertaken by two or more collaborating scholars
Map Fund – Awards for Live Performance Projects Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - MAP supports original live performance projects that embody a spirit of deep inquiry.
National Humanities Center Residential Fellowships Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - The National Humanities Center will offer up to 40 residential fellowships for advanced study in the humanities.
Georgia DNR Seeks Proposals for Georgia Coastal Incentive Grants Friday, September 22, 2017 - Georgia Department of Natural Resources is seeking proposals for Coastal Incentive Grants, 2018-2019.
(CLOSED) Limited Submission: Collaborative Program Grant for Multidisciplinary Teams (RM1) (Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Friday, September 22, 2017 - This funding opportunity announcement (FOA) is designed to support highly integrated research teams of three to six PD/PIs to address ambitious and challenging research questions that are important for the mission of NIGMS and are beyond the scope of one or two investigators. Collaborative program teams are expected to accomplish goals that require considerable synergy and managed team interactions. Project goals should not be achievable with a collection of individual efforts or projects. Teams are encouraged to consider far-reaching objectives that will produce major advances in their fields.
Proposal Enhancement: Sign Up for Proposal Peer Review: NSF Biological Sciences Pre-Proposal (with January Deadlines) Friday, September 22, 2017 - Would you like to have a colleague review your NSF Bio pre-proposal?
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Grand Challenges Explorations Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation seeks proposals for initial grants on global health and development topics.
NSF Accepting Proposals Related to Hurricane Harvey Friday, September 15, 2017 - NSF encourages the submission of proposals that seek to address the challenges related to Hurricane Harvey.
DARPA Young Faculty Award Friday, September 15, 2017 - The YFA will provide high-impact funding to elite researchers early in their careers to develop innovative new research directions in the context of enabling transformative DoD capabilities.
Coffee with the Pros: Developing and Sustaining Interdisciplinary Collaborations, Sept. 22 Friday, September 15, 2017 - What does it take to develop a successful interdisciplinary research project — and get it funded?
Pivot: Find Funding Opportunities Just for You Friday, September 15, 2017 - UGA faculty, students and staff looking for funding opportunities can search Pivot, a subscription database of more than 25,000 funding opportunities from numerous sponsors across all disciplines.
Limited Submission: Stimulating Access to Research in Residency (StARR) (R38) Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - Sponsor: National Institutes of Health (NIH) Internal Deadline Non-AIDS: September 29, 2017 AIDS: November 3, 2017 Sponsor Deadline Non-AIDS: October 24, 2017 AIDS: January 24, 2018 Link: https://www.grants.gov/custom/viewOppDetails.jsp?oppId=296752 Summary The purpose of this program is to recruit and retain outstanding, … Continued
(OPEN) Limited Submission: Rita Allen Foundation Scholars Program Friday, September 8, 2017 - The Rita Allen Foundation Scholars program has supported more than 150 scientists since 1976. The program embraces innovative research with above-average risk and groundbreaking possibilities. Scholars have gone on to win the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, the National Medal of Science, the Wolf Prize in Medicine and the Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences.
Limited Submission: Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Awards Thursday, September 7, 2017 - The Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Awards provide seed money for research by junior faculty at Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU) member institutions. These awards are intended to enrich the research and professional growth of young faculty and result in new funding opportunities.
Limited Submission: Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Awards Program Thursday, September 7, 2017 - The Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Awards Program supports the research and teaching careers of talented young faculty in the chemical sciences. Based on institutional nominations, the program provides discretionary funding to faculty at an early stage in their careers.
FY2018 UGA Postdoc and Graduate Student Research Awards Announced Monday, August 21, 2017 - The Office of Research announces the FY2018 UGA Research Awards for postdocs and graduate students.  Please see the list below for the nomination deadlines. The guidelines and instructions for award programs honoring postdocs and graduate students have been updated, but … Continued
Call for Proposals: Fourth Round of Global Research Collaboration Grant Program Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - Grants ranging from $4,000 to $8,000 will be awarded to support preliminary international research, partnership development, and preparation of proposals in pursuit of specific sources of external funding.
Limited Submission: Blavatnik Awards for Young Scientists Monday, August 7, 2017 - The Blavatnik National Awards honor America’s most innovative young faculty-rank scientists and engineers.
NSF-NIFA: Plant Biotic Interactions Program Thursday, August 3, 2017 - The Plant Biotic Interactions (PBI) program seeks to support important fundamental and translational research on the mechanisms and principles that mediate the interaction of plants with their biotic partners.
NIH: BRAIN Initiative Funding for New and Early-Stage Nervous System Technologies Wednesday, August 2, 2017 - NIH seeks proposals for unique and early stage technologies that enable understanding how electrical and chemical signals code information in neural circuits and give rise to sensations, thoughts, emotions and actions.
NIH: Common Fund Metabolomics Program Funding Opportunities Wednesday, August 2, 2017 - NIH seeks proposals for its second stage of funding for metabolomics research.
(CLOSED) Limited Submission: Innovations in Graduate Education (IGE) Program Friday, July 28, 2017 - The IGE program seeks proposals that explore ways for graduate students in research-based masters and doctoral degree programs to develop the skills, knowledge, and competencies needed to pursue a range of STEM careers.
U.S. – China Joint Research on Environmental Sustainability Challenges Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - NSF and its counterpart in China are partnering to encourage joint research by U.S. - China teams collaborating on fundamental research that addresses critical environmental sustainability challenges.
NSF: New Materials Research Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - NSF seeks applications for its Topical Materials Research Programs, which focuses on advancing fundamental understanding of materials, materials discovery, design, synthesis, characterization, properties, and materials-related phenomena.
NIH: Synthetic Biology for Engineering Applications Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - NIH seeks applications to conduct research to advance the understanding and application of synthetic biology for human health.
(CLOSED) Limited Submission: Advancing Informal STEM Learning (AISL) Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - The AISL program seeks to advance new approaches to and evidence-based understanding of the design and development of STEM learning opportunities for the public in informal environments; provide multiple pathways for broadening access to and engagement in STEM learning experiences; and advance innovative research on and assessment of STEM learning in informal environments.
(OPEN) Limited Submission: Elizabeth Munsterberg Koppitz Child Psychology Graduate Student Fellowship Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - The Elizabeth Munsterberg Koppitz Fellowship program supports graduate research projects and scholarships in child psychology.
New Website Provides Proposal Writing Resources Thursday, July 20, 2017 - Visit the new Office for Proposal Enhancement website to get help developing research proposals for NSF, NIH, USDA, and other outside agencies.
Sign Up for Proposal Peer Review: NIH R01/R21 (with October/November Deadlines) Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - Get your proposal in shape for submission to NIH.
Pivot Database Workshop: Research Profiles and Funding Opportunities Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - Find out how to use Pivot, a user-friendly database of more than 25,000 funding opportunities, at a workshop on Friday, September 8 from 1 to 2:30 pm in the Science Learning Center.
(CLOSED) Limited Submission: Major Research Instrumentation Program (MRI) Friday, July 14, 2017 - The Major Research Instrumentation Program (MRI) serves to increase access to shared scientific and engineering instruments for research and research training in our Nation's institutions of higher education, not-for-profit museums, science centers and scientific/engineering research organizations. The program provides organizations with opportunities to acquire major instrumentation that supports the research and research training goals of the organization and that may be used by other researchers regionally or nationally.
National Humanities Center Fellowship Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - The National Humanities Center will offer up to 40 residential fellowships for advanced study in the humanities.
ACLS Collaborative Research Fellowships Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - ACLS Collaborative Research Fellowships support small teams of scholars collaborating intensively on a single, substantive project in the humanities and related social sciences.
ACLS Frederick Burkhardt Residential Fellowships for Recently Tenured Scholars Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - ACLS Frederick Burkhardt Residential Fellowships support long-term, ambitious projects in the humanities and related social sciences.
ACLS Fellowship Program Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - The ACLS Fellowship program invites research applications in all disciplines of the humanities and related social sciences.
Hodder Fellowship Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - The Hodder Fellowship will be given to artists of exceptional promise to pursue independent projects at Princeton University.
(OPEN) Limited Submission: Simons Investigators in Mathematics, Physics, Astrophysics and Theoretical Computer Science Friday, June 30, 2017 - The intent of the Investigator in Mathematics, Physics, Astrophysics and Theoretical Computer Science programs is to support outstanding scientists in their most productive years, when they are establishing creative new research directions, providing leadership to the field and effectively mentoring junior scientists.
(OPEN) Limited Submission: Simons Investigators in Mathematical Modeling of Living Systems (MMLS) Friday, June 30, 2017 - The intent of the Investigator in MMLS program is to help launch the research careers of outstanding junior scientists. Nominations will be evaluated on the basis of nominees’ potential for scientific accomplishment.
(OPEN) 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.
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.
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.
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.