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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.
Limited Submission: NSF Scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (S-STEM) Friday, February 17, 2017 - Sponsor: National Science Foundation (NSF) Internal Deadline: March 5, 2017 Sponsor Deadline: March 29, 2017 Link: A well-educated science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) workforce is a significant contributor to maintaining the competitiveness of the U.S. in the global … Continued
Limited Submission: Research and Evaluation, Demonstrations, and Data Analysis and Utilization (HUDRD) Tuesday, February 14, 2017 - The Research and Evaluation, Demonstrations, and Data Analysis and Utilization program (referred to as “HUDRD”) is managed by HUD's Office of Policy Development and Research (PD&R). HUD is announcing the availability of up to $2,900,000 in FY 2016 funding.
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.
Awards & Honors: International Studies Association (ISA) Annual Best Book Award Thursday, February 2, 2017 - This award is conferred for the best book in the field of international studies with a copyright dated the year before the nomination.
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.
(CLOSED) Limited Submission: Braitmayer Foundation Grants Monday, January 30, 2017 - The Braitmayer Foundation is interested in proposals utilizing innovative practices in K-12 education throughout the United States.
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.
(CLOSED) Limited Submission: International Sports Programming Initiative (ISPI) Monday, January 23, 2017 - Sports Diplomacy enhances cross-cultural understanding and opens new avenues of dialogue and collaboration between individuals and nations. In support of U.S. Department of State foreign policy objectives, ECA’s sports diplomacy programs create both people-to-people and institutional linkages through sport.
(CLOSED) Limited Submission: New Innovator in Food and Agriculture Research Friday, January 20, 2017 - With this award, FFAR seeks to promote career advancement of highly creative and promising new scientists who intend to make a long-term career commitment to research in food and agriculture and bring innovative, ground-breaking research initiatives and thinking to bear on problems facing food and agriculture.
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: ORAU Events Sponsorship Program Wednesday, January 4, 2017 - Up to $4,000 can be requested to support events which involve participants from more than one ORAU institution. Typical events might include visits to an ORAU institution by a renowned speaker, conferences or workshops with a focused theme, or a technology transfer/business plan competition.
Limited Submission: Shared Instrumentation Grant (SIG) Program (S10) Tuesday, January 3, 2017 - The Shared Instrument Grant (SIG) Program encourages applications from groups of NIH-supported investigators to purchase or upgrade a single item of expensive, specialized, commercially available instruments or integrated systems that cost at least $50,000.
Limited Submission: High-End Instrumentation (HEI) Grant Program (S10) Tuesday, January 3, 2017 - The High-End Instrumentation (HEI) Grant Program encourages applications from groups of NIH-supported investigators to purchase or upgrade a single item of expensive, specialized, commercially available instruments or integrated systems that cost at least $600,001. The maximum award is $2,000,000.
(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.
NIH Common Fund: Metabolomics Data Analysis Funding Opportunity Monday, December 12, 2016 - A new funding opportunity from the NIH Common Fund is intended to foster collaboration between computational scientists, metabolomics experts, and biomedical researchers in developing, piloting, and/or validating novel bioinformatic approaches that address current analytical hurdles in metabolomics data.
NIFA Announces $4 Million in Funding for Biotechnology Risk Assessment Research Monday, December 12, 2016 - The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) has announced the availability of up to $4 million for research to help federal regulatory agencies make science-based evaluations about the environmental effects of genetically engineered (GE) organisms.
Smithsonian Libraries Fellowships: Deadline Jan. 15, 2017 Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - Smithsonian Libraries offers six-month fellowships to support scholarly research on specific topics.
ACLS Digital Extension Grants: Deadline Jan. 25, 2017 Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - The ACLS Digital Extension Grants support digitally based research projects in all disciplines of the humanities and related social sciences.
NEH Public Scholar Program Awards: Deadline Feb. 1, 2017 Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - The National Endowment for the Humanities Public Scholar Program supports well-researched books in the humanities intended to reach a broad readership.
Ideas for Creative Exploration (ICE) Project Grants: Invitation for Letters of Inquiry Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - Ideas for Creative Exploration (ICE), an interdisciplinary initiative for advanced research in the arts at the University of Georgia, invites Letters of Inquiry from UGA faculty and students for innovative and collaborative projects.
FY2018 Faculty Research Grants: Deadline Feb. 7, 2017 Tuesday, November 29, 2016 - The Office of Research announces the FY2018 Faculty Research Grants cycle. These grants are meant to provide seed money in support of research and scholarship by faculty. The Faculty Research Grants in Science and Engineering are designed for early career faculty … Continued
Funding Opportunities: NIH Common Fund Illuminating the Druggable Genome Program Thursday, November 10, 2016 - NIH invites applications for three funding opportunities that improve our understanding of the properties and functions of proteins that are currently not well studied within commonly drug-targeted protein families.
Coffee with the Pros: Coordinating Collaborations – Nov. 18 Friday, November 4, 2016 - Join our panel of expert collaborators from across campus on Friday, Nov. 18, 9:30-10:45 a.m., for a lively panel discussion about developing and nurturing collaborations at the proposal stage and beyond.
University of Georgia, Brazilian Foundation to Support Collaborative International Research Monday, October 24, 2016 - The University of Georgia and the Minas Gerais State Research Foundation have launched a new partnership to support international research collaboration with grant awards up to $15,000 to tackle issues — such as Zika and other infectious diseases — important … Continued
MAP Fund: Awards for Live Performance Projects Thursday, October 13, 2016 - The MAP Fund supports artists that question, disrupt, complicate, and challenge inherited notions of social and cultural hierarchy across the current American landscape.
NEH: Collaborative Research Grants Thursday, October 13, 2016 - The National Endowment for the Humanities is accepting applications for collaborative humanities projects, including research, conferences and archaeological projects.
The Huntington Fellowships for Advanced Humanities Research Thursday, October 13, 2016 - The Huntington Library is accepting applications for short- and long-term fellowships in the fields of history, literature, art, and the history of science.
Limited Submission – NSF ADVANCE: Increasing the Participation and Advancement of Women in Academic Science and Engineering Careers (ADVANCE) Wednesday, October 5, 2016 - The goals of the ADVANCE program are (1) to develop systemic approaches to increase the representation and advancement of women in academic STEM careers; (2) to develop innovative and sustainable ways to promote gender equity that involve both men and women in the STEM academic workforce; and (3) to contribute to the research knowledge base on gender equity and the intersection of gender and other identities in STEM academic careers.
Deadline Approaching for Global Research Collaboration Grant Program Friday, September 23, 2016 - Deadline for global research collaboration grants is October 11, 2016.
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Grand Challenges Grants Announced Wednesday, September 14, 2016 - The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation are accepting applications that address global health and development challenges in October and November.
Student Affairs Announces Research Partnership Funding Friday, September 9, 2016 - The Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs (OVPSA) announces the availability of funding to support research partnerships with UGA investigators who have projects that align broadly with UGA's Signature Research Themes and incorporate a Student Affairs facility as part of their primary research laboratories, or partner with a Student Affairs department on one of these topics.
Kress Foundation Funding Announcement History of Art Grants Program Friday, September 9, 2016 - The Kress Foundation awards will support projects that enhance understanding and appreciation of European art and architecture.
USAID Funding Announcement: Development Innovation Ventures Friday, September 9, 2016 - USAID has announced Development Innovation Ventures, which supports the piloting and rigorous testing of innovative approaches to solving international development problems and supports transitioning innovations with evidence of impact and cost effectiveness to scale.
Coffee with the Pros: How to Connect with Industry Funders – Friday, Sept. 2 Tuesday, August 30, 2016 - Learn from UGA industry experts and faculty funded by industry about how to connect with industry funders.
NIFA Announces $3.1 Million in Available Funding to Train the Next Generation of Agricultural Leaders; Sept. 22 Deadline Wednesday, August 17, 2016 - A new USDA -NIFA program will support graduate and postgraduate training in disciplines relevant to NIFA’s mission.
Call for Proposals: Second Round of Global Research Collaboration Grant Program Deadline: Tuesday, October 11, 2016 Tuesday, August 16, 2016 - UGA is launching the second round of funding for the Global Research Collaboration Grant (GRCG) program to encourage the development of sustainable international research and service activities.
NIH: Social Epigenomic Funding Opportunity Monday, August 1, 2016 - NIH is seeking proposals for novel and exploratory and developmental human epigenomic investigations.
NSF: Environmental Sustainability Funding Opportunity Monday, August 1, 2016 - The NSF is accepting proposals for potentially transformative research on environmental sustainability that is driven by engineering principles.
UGA-CDC Collaborative Research Seed Funding Available Tuesday, July 26, 2016 - UGA and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have announced seed funding for collaborative, interdisciplinary infectious disease research projects.
USDA: Funding Opportunities in Development of Advanced Biofuels and Plant-Based Products Monday, July 25, 2016 - The USDA is seeking applications for funding to help support the development of advanced biofuels, renewable chemicals and biobased products.
CTRU Seed Grant Program Announced Monday, July 25, 2016 - The Clinical and Translational Research Unit has announced competitive seed grant funding up to $50,000 to support pilot studies based in the CTRU.
AFRI Funding: New Approaches to Address Climate Change Impact on US Agriculture Tuesday, July 12, 2016 - National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) has announced the availability of $8.4 million in available funding to study and develop new approaches for the agriculture sector to adapt to and mitigate the effects of climate change.
Joint NSF/NIH Initiative on Quantitative Approaches to Biomedical Big Data (QuBBD) Tuesday, July 12, 2016 - NSF and NIH have announced a program to support novel mathematical, statistical, or computational approaches that solve important biomedical big data challenges.
Get Limited Submission Announcements in Your Inbox Monday, June 20, 2016 - OVPR issues a weekly internal competition announcements listserv.