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Limited Submissions

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Limited Submission: Agriculture and Food Research Initiative – Education and Workforce Development Friday, January 17, 2020 - Provides funding for fundamental and applied research, education, and extension projects in the food and agricultural sciences.
Limited Submission: Biomedical Research Facilities (C06 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Friday, January 17, 2020 - This FOA invites academic institutions to apply for support to modernize existing or construct new biomedical research facilities.
(OPEN) Limited Submission: Tomorrow’s Leaders College-to-Work Pipeline Pilot Friday, January 10, 2020 - This project will match the Middle East Partnership Initiative’s Tomorrow’s Leaders senior students (undergraduate and graduate) with meaningful employment and leadership opportunities in their areas of professional interests.
Limited Submission: 2020 New Innovator in Food and Agriculture Research Award Thursday, January 9, 2020 - This award is designed to provide the early investment needed to launch new faculty members into successful scientific careers in food and agriculture.
Limited Submission: Competition for the Management of Operations and Maintenance of the National Ecological Observatory Network (NEON) Monday, January 6, 2020 - NSF solicits proposals to manage the operations and maintenance of the National Ecological Observatory Network (NEON), an NSF-funded major facility project.
(CLOSED) Limited Submission: Fulbright-Hays Group Projects Abroad (GPA) Program Friday, December 20, 2019 - The purpose of this program is to promote, improve, and develop the study of modern foreign languages and area studies at varying levels of education.
(OPEN) Limited Submission: Women and Minorities in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Fields Program (WAMS) Thursday, December 19, 2019 - The purpose of this program is to support research, education/teaching, and extension projects that increase participation by women and underrepresented minorities from rural areas in STEM.
(OPEN) Limited Submission: Immune Tolerance Network (UM1 Clinical Trial Required) Friday, December 13, 2019 - The goal of this Network is to develop tolerogenic approaches for the treatment and prevention of disease in three clinical areas: asthma and allergic diseases; autoimmune diseases; and immune-mediated consequences of allotransplantation.
(OPEN) Limited Submission: Rural Health Research Center Program Thursday, December 12, 2019 - Supports research to assist health care providers and decision/policy-makers at the federal, state and local levels in better understanding the challenges faced by rural communities and in designing policies to improve health care access and population health.
(CLOSED) Limited Submission: Challenge America Tuesday, December 10, 2019 - Supports projects that extend the reach of the arts to underserved populations.
(CLOSED) Limited Submission: Grants for Arts Projects Tuesday, December 10, 2019 - Supports public engagement with, and access to, various forms of excellent art across the nation.
(OPEN) Limited Submission: FY2020 International Sports Programming Initiative (ISPI) Monday, December 9, 2019 - The DOS invites proposals to manage sports exchange projects designed to reach underserved youth and/or their coaches/sports administrators who manage youth sports programs.
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.
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)
(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.
(CLOSED) Limited Submission: NEA Big Read Friday, November 1, 2019 - The NEA Big Read annually supports approximately 75 dynamic community reading programs, each designed around a single NEA Big Read book.
(OPEN) Limited Submission: Ethical and Responsible Research (ER2) Monday, October 14, 2019 - This program funds research projects that identify factors that are effective in the formation of ethical STEM researchers and approaches to developing those factors in all STEM fields that NSF supports.
Limited Submission: Stimulating Access to Research in Residency (StARR) (R38) Friday, October 11, 2019 - The purpose of this program is to recruit and retain outstanding, postdoctoral-level health professionals who have demonstrated potential and interest in pursuing careers as clinician-investigators.
(OPEN) Limited Submission: IUSE / Professional Formation of Engineers: Revolutionizing Engineering Departments (IUSE/PFE: RED) Friday, October 11, 2019 - Revolutionizing Engineering Departments is designed to build upon previous efforts in engineering education research.
(CLOSED) Limited Submission: Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Awards Program Thursday, October 3, 2019 - The Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Awards Program supports the research and teaching careers of talented young faculty in the chemical sciences.
Limited Submission: Collaborative Program Grant for Multidisciplinary Teams (RM1) Friday, September 13, 2019 - This FOA is designed to support research teams of 3 to 6 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.
(CLOSED) Limited Submission: FY2020 National Science Foundation Research Traineeship (NRT) Program Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - This program is designed to encourage the development and implementation of bold, new, and potentially transformative models for STEM graduate education training.
Limited Submission: Amgen Foundation Grant Wednesday, January 2, 2019 - The Foundation awards grants to local, regional, and international nonprofit organizations that are replicable, scalable and designed to have a lasting and meaningful effect in our communities. Grants should reflect Amgen's dedication to impacting lives in inspiring and innovative ways.