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NSF: Cyberinfrastructure for Sustained Scientific Innovation (CSSI) Friday, July 19, 2024 - This program enables science and engineering research and education by developing, creating, and supporting secure, advanced, scalable, and global research cyberinfrastructure (CI). The program emphasizes integrated CI services, quantitative metrics with targets for delivery and usage of these services, and community creation, and encourages broad, interdisciplinary proposals. Amount: $600,000 (Elements); $600,001 – $5,000,000 (Framework Implementations) […]
NSF: Computer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE): Core Programs, Large Projects Wednesday, July 10, 2024 - This solicitation invites proposals on bold new scientific ideas tackling ambitious fundamental research problems that cross the boundaries of two or more CISE core programs, which range from Computing and Communications to Computer and Network Systems, to Information and Intelligence Systems. Amount: $3,000,000 – $5,000,000 Due Date: 09/29/2025 More information
NIH: Translational Resource Centers to Build Bridges Between Substance Use Epidemiology/Etiology and Prevention Intervention Research (U24 Clinical Trials Not Allowed) Wednesday, July 10, 2024 - This program seeks innovative applications for Translational Resource Centers that will establish and support multidisciplinary research teams to conduct translational research between the fields of 1) substance use epidemiology and etiology and 2) substance use prevention intervention. Amount: $2,114,000 Deadline: 10/13/2024 (LOI);11/13/2024 (Full Proposal) More information
NEH: Dangers and Opportunities of Technology: Perspectives from the Humanities Wednesday, July 10, 2024 - This program supports humanistic research that explores the relationships between technology and society, and the impacts technology has on culture, health, social interactions, government, cultural institutions, the environment, and other aspects of life. NEH encourages you to interpret the term “technology” broadly. Amount: $75,000 (Single PI Projects); $150,000 (Collaborative Projects) Deadline: 09/12/2024 More information
Deadline for Research Scientist promotion dossiers – November 1, 2024 Tuesday, July 9, 2024 - The deadline for receipt of Research Scientist promotion dossiers to Office of Research is Friday, November 1, 2024. Please be sure that all faculty and staff in your unit are aware of this deadline. (Note: Please check with your unit and Dean’s Office for any internal procedures and earlier deadlines.) The items listed below are […]
NIH: Individually Measured Phenotypes to Advance Computational Translation in Mental Health (IMPACT-MH) (U01 Clinical Trial Optional) Monday, July 1, 2024 - This program aims to stimulate and support research that will use behavioral measures and computational methods to define novel clinical signatures that can be used for individual-level prediction and clinical decision making in mental disorders. Amount: $18,875,000 Due Date: 09/18/2024 (LOI); 10/18/2024 (Full Proposal) More information
NIH: Alzheimer’s Drug-Development Program (U01 Clinical Trial Optional) Thursday, June 27, 2024 - This program invites applications proposing pre-clinical and early stage clinical (Phase I) development of novel small-molecule and biologic drug candidates that aim to prevent Alzheimer’s disease (AD), slow its progression, or treat its cognitive and behavioral symptoms. Amount: $11,325,000 Due Date: 02/05/2025 More information
NEH: Humanities Connections Thursday, June 27, 2024 - This program seeks to expand the role of the humanities in undergraduate education by encouraging partnerships between humanities faculty and their counterparts in other areas of study. Amount: $50,000 (Planning); $150,000 (Implementation) Due Date: 07/25/2024 (Optional Draft); 09/05/2024 (Full Proposal) More information
NEH: Archaeological and Ethnographic Field Research Thursday, June 27, 2024 - This program provides funding for empirical research that answers significant humanities questions through archaeological and/or ethnographic methods. Amount: $150,000 Due Date: 07/15/2024 (Optional Draft); 09/25/2024 (Full Proposal) More information
NIH: Whole Person Research and Coordination Center (Whole Person RCC) U24 (Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Thursday, June 20, 2024 - This center will be integral in coordinating the initial and future research programs in whole person health research, with the goal of seamlessly integrating current and emerging biomedical knowledge about human health and forming a comprehensive, multi-scale human knowledge network. Amount: $11,325,000 Due Date: 10/01/2024 (LOI); 11/01/2024 (Invited Full Proposals) More information
DoD: Peer Reviewed Cancer Convergent Science Cancer Consortium Award Thursday, June 20, 2024 - This program’s goal is to improve mission readiness and quality of life by decreasing the burden of cancer on Service Members, their Families, Veterans, and the American public. Amount: $20,000,000 Due Date: 07/24/2024 (LOI); 10/15/2024 (Full Proposal) More information
DoD: Breast Cancer, Era of Hope Scholar Award Thursday, June 20, 2024 - This program challenges the scientific community to design research that will address the urgency of ending breast cancer. Specifically, this program seeks to accelerate high-impact research with clinical relevance, encourage innovation and stimulate creativity, and facilitate productive collaborations. Amount: $5,285,000 Due Date: 07/23/2024 (LOI); 08/06/2024 (Full Proposal) More information
Research Collaboration Network in Structural Racism Measurement and Modeling (U24 Clinical Trial Optional) Thursday, June 20, 2024 - This program invites applications to form an interdisciplinary network of scholars from a variety of disciplines to collaborate with each other in the measurement and modeling of structural racism to facilitate research on life course health and aging.  Amount: $7,550,000 Due Date: 09/17/2024 (LOI); 10/17/2024 (Full Proposal) More information
NIH: Translational Resource Centers to Build Bridges Between Substance Use Epidemiology/Etiology and Prevention Intervention Research (U24 Clinical Trials Not Allowed) Thursday, June 13, 2024 - This program seeks innovative applications for Translational Resource Centers that will establish and support multidisciplinary research teams to conduct translational research between the fields of 1) substance use epidemiology and etiology and 2) substance use prevention intervention. Amount: $2,114,000 Due Date: 10/13/2024 More information
USDA International Climate Hub Collaboration Thursday, June 13, 2024 - This program aims to research and develop tangible outputs that analyze, demonstrate or predict climate impacts on global working lands and build resilience; improve international climate literacy; and improve International Climate Hub information and services. Amount: $2,575,590 Due Date: 08/09/2024 More information
NIH: NEI Research for Low Vision and Blindness Accessibility Tools (R61/R33 Clinical Trial Optional) Wednesday, June 12, 2024 - This program aims to stimulate translational efforts in developing and implementing accessibility devices or interventions that apply new technologies to address challenges faced by individuals living with visual impairment. Amount: $4,152,500 Due Date: 07/12/2024 (LOI); 08/13/2024 (Full Proposal) More information
NSF: Computer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE): Core Programs, Large Projects Wednesday, June 12, 2024 - This solicitation invites proposals on bold new scientific ideas tackling ambitious fundamental research problems that cross the boundaries of two or more CISE core programs, which range from Computing and Communications to Computer and Network Systems, to Information and Intelligence Systems. Amount: $3,000,000 – $5,000,000 Due Date: 09/29/2025 More information
NSF: Accelerating Computing-Enabled Scientific Discovery (ACED) – Discovery Proposals Wednesday, June 12, 2024 - This program seeks to harness computing to accelerate scientific discovery, while driving new computing advancements. Amount: $3,000,000 Due Date: 01/14/2025 More information
ML/AI Tools to Advance Genomic Translational Research (MAGen) – Development Sites (UG3/UH3 Clinical Trials Not Allowed) Wednesday, June 12, 2024 - This FOA solicits applications to explore the feasibility of developing Machine Learning (ML) and Artificial Intelligence (AI) tools that can enhance the accuracy and precision of predicting how individuals with pathogenic genetic variants manifest disease. Amount: $12,080,000 Due Date: 07/26/2024 More information
NEH: Media Projects Wednesday, June 12, 2024 - This program supports collaboration between media producers and scholars to develop content grounded in humanities scholarship and prepare documentary films and television, radio programs, and podcasts that engage public audiences with humanities ideas in creative and appealing ways. Amount: $75,000 (Development); $700,000 (Production) Due Date: 07/10/2024 (Optional Draft); 08/14/2024 (Full Proposal) More information
DOE: Predictive Science Academic Alliance Program IV Wednesday, June 5, 2024 - This program’s goal is to engage the U.S. academic community in advancing science-based modeling and simulation technologies. This iteration adds a focus on the development and application of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) technologies to improve quantified predictive capabilities. Amount: $7,500,000 – $17,500,000 Due Date: 09/30/2024 More information
National Archives and Records Administration: Archival Projects Wednesday, June 5, 2024 - This program supports archival projects that significantly improve online public discovery and use of historical records collections. Amount: $150,000 Due Date: 08/15/2024 (Optional Draft); 11/07/2024 (Full Proposal) More information
NEH: Dialogues on the Experience of War Wednesday, June 5, 2024 - This program supports the development of humanities-focused discussion programs that enlarge the understanding of the meaning and experiences of military service and war. Amount: $100,000 Due Date: 08/01/2024 (Optional Draft); 09/17/2024 (Full Proposal) More information
NSF: Gen-4 Engineering Research Centers Wednesday, June 5, 2024 - This program aims to integrate engineering research and education with technological innovation to transform and improve national prosperity, health, and security. The program supports convergent research that will lead to strong societal impact. Amount: $26,000,000 Due Date: 09/03/2024 (LOI); 09/30/2024 (Pre-Proposal) More information
NSF: Gen-4 Engineering Research Centers Wednesday, May 29, 2024 - This program aims to integrate engineering research and education with technological innovation to transform and improve national prosperity, health, and security. The program supports convergent research that will lead to strong societal impact. Amount: $26,000,000 Due Date: 09/03/2024 (LOI); 09/30/2024 (Pre-Proposal) More information
MacArthur Foundation: 100&Change Wednesday, May 29, 2024 - A competition for a $100 million grant to fund a single proposal that promises real and measurable progress in solving a critical problem of our time. Amount: $100,000,000 Due Date: 08/15/2024 (Registration); September 2024 (Full Proposal) More information
Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation: Prevention RFP Tuesday, May 21, 2024 - This program supports studies of cognitive symptoms due to health conditions, comparative effectiveness research, and epidemiological studies that probe whether the use or choice of drugs alters the risk for dementia or cognitive decline. Amount: $5,000,000 Due Date: 09/30/2024 (LOI); 12/09/2024 (Full Proposal) More information
Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation: Drug Development RFP Tuesday, May 21, 2024 - This program supports investigational new drug-enabling studies and early-phase clinical trials that test promising pharmacological interventions and devices for Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias. Amount: $5,000,000 Due Date: 09/30/2024 (LOI); 12/09/2024 (Full Proposal) More information
NIH: Engineering Durable HIV Vaccine Responses (ENDURE) (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Tuesday, May 21, 2024 - The purpose of this opportunity is to support basic and applied research to understand and improve durable immune responses to candidate HIV vaccines. Amount: $5,662,500 Due Date: 09/09/2024 (LOI); 10/09/2024 (Full Proposal) More information
NSF: Research Training Groups in the Mathematical Sciences Tuesday, May 21, 2024 - This program supports efforts to improve graduate student research training and professional development through structured groups pursuing collaborative research, with the goal of strengthening the nation’s scientific competitiveness. Amount: $4,530,000 Due Date: 08/13/2024 More information
NSF: Molecular Foundations for Sustainability: Sustainable Polymers Enabled by Emerging Data Analytics (MFS-SPEED) Tuesday, May 21, 2024 - This program’s goal is to support fundamental research enabling the accelerated discovery and ultimate manufacturing of sustainable polymers using state-of-the-art data science, and to enhance development of a cross-disciplinary workforce skilled in this area. Amount: $2,000,000 Due Date: 01/16/2025 More information
DOE: Concentrating Solar Flux to Heat and Power Monday, April 15, 2024 - This FOA will help decarbonize the energy system and high-temperature industrial processes in the US through innovation and advancement in concentrating solar-thermal power technologies. Amount: $750,000 – $10,000,000 Due Date: 05/16/2024 (Concept Paper); 08/08/2024 (Full Proposal) More Information
NIH: Precision Mental Health: Develop Tools to Inform Treatment Selection in Depression (UG3/UH3 Clinical Trial Optional) Monday, April 15, 2024 - The purpose is to create a pipeline to accelerate the development and early validation of predictive tools and/or biomarkers to inform individual-level treatment selection among two or more existing therapeutics for depression. Amount: $12,835,000 Due Date: 09/18/2024 (LOI); 10/18/2024 (Full Proposal) More Information
NIH: Rare Diseases Clinical Research Consortia (RDCRC) for the Rare Diseases Clinical Research Network (RDCRN) (U54 Clinical Trial Optional) Monday, April 15, 2024 - This program funds RDCRCs, which are intended to advance and improve diagnosis, management, and treatment of numerous, diverse rare diseases through highly collaborative, multi-site, patient-centric, translational, and clinical research. Amount: $7,550,000 Due Date: 07/12/2024 (LOI); 08/13/2024 (Full Proposal) MoreInformation
NIH: Cell and Gene Therapies for HIV Cure: Developing a Pipeline (P01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Monday, April 15, 2024 - This program supports multi-project research programs for the development, characterization, and advancement of gene- and cell-based approaches to achieve long-term remission or elimination of HIV. Applications should include basic science discovery as well as preclinical research activities. Amount: $16,610,000 Due Date: 06/30/2024 (LOI); 07/30/2024 (Full Proposal) More Information
NIH: Specialized Programs of Research Excellence (SPOREs) in Cancer Health Disparities and Minority Health (CHD-MH) (U54 Clinical Trial Optional) Wednesday, April 3, 2024 - This program will fund a network of multidisciplinary, multi-institutional SPOREs uniquely focused on health disparities and/or minority health translational research for improved prevention, early detection, diagnosis, and treatment of cancer in populations who are underserved and/or underrepresented. Amount: $12,080,000 Due Date: 08/26/2024 (LOI); 09/26/2024 (Full Proposal) More Information
NIH: AIDS Research Center on Mental Health and HIV/AIDS (P30 Clinical Trial Optional) Wednesday, March 27, 2024 - These Centers support innovative, interdisciplinary research in several areas, including basic, neuro-HIV, behavioral and social, biostatistics and data science, and integrated biobehavioral, clinical, translational, and implementation science. Amount: $11,325,000 Due Date: 07/25/2024 (LOI); 08/26/2024 (Full Proposal) More Information
NIH Director’s Pioneer Award Program (DP1 Clinical Trial Optional) Wednesday, March 27, 2024 - This program supports individual scientists of exceptional creativity who propose bold and highly innovative research projects with the potential to produce a major impact on broad, important areas relevant to the mission of NIH. Amount: $5,285,000 Due Date: 08/09/2024 (LOI); 09/09/2024 (Full Proposal) More Information
NIH: Building Interdisciplinary Research Careers in Women’s Health (BIRCWH) (K12 Clinical Trial Optional) Monday, March 18, 2024 - This program supports mentored research career development of junior faculty members who have recently completed clinical training or postdoctoral fellowships, and who will be engaged in interdisciplinary basic, translational, data science, behavioral, clinical, and/or health services research relevant to the health of women and, where appropriate, the use of both sexes to better understand the […]
NSF: Ideas Lab: Advancing Cell-Free Systems Toward Increased Range of Use-Inspired Applications Monday, March 18, 2024 - This initiative will accelerate the adoption of cell-free systems, enable new applications of this technology and contribute to the growth of the U.S. bioeconomy. Amount: $11,250,000 Due Date: 05/17/2024 (Preliminary Proposal); 09/20/2024 (Full Proposal) More Information
NSF: Ideas Lab: Use-Inspired Acceleration of Protein Design Monday, March 11, 2024 - This program will accelerate the translation of novel approaches to protein design and enable new applications of importance to the U.S. bioeconomy. Amount: $3,750,000 Due Date: 04/23/2024 (Preliminary Proposal); 08/30/2024 (Full Proposal) More Information
NSF: Ideas Lab: Breaking the Low Latency Barrier for Verticals in Next-G Wireless Networks Monday, February 26, 2024 - The vision of this program is to support R&D that will dramatically reduce the E2E latencies cost-effectively to spur a great number of emerging vertical industries that will transform the way we live and interact with each other. Amount: $7,400,000 Due Date: 04/18/2024 (Preliminary Proposals); 09/30/2024 (Full Proposals) More Information
High Priority HIV and Substance Use Research (RM1 Clinical Trial Optional) Friday, January 26, 2024 - This opportunity supports high priority research at the intersection of HIV and substance use, and invites research projects with the potential to open new areas of basic and clinical HIV/AIDS research and/or lead to new avenues for prevention, treatment and cure of HIV among people who use addictive substances. Amount: $11,325,000 Due Date: 08/15/2024 More […]
NEH: Dangers and Opportunities of Technology: Perspectives from the Humanities Thursday, January 18, 2024 - This program supports research that examines technology and its relationship to society through the lens of the humanities, with a focus on the dangers and/or opportunities presented by technology. NEH is particularly interested in projects that examine the role of technology in shaping current social and cultural issues Amount: $150,000 Due Date: 09/12/2024 More information
2024 Military Health System Research Symposium Abstract Window Now Open  Thursday, January 11, 2024 - Obtaining funding from mission-driven agencies requires early, consistent engagement with stakeholders and program managers. The Military Health System Research Symposium (MHSRS) is the U.S. Department of Defense’s (DoD) premier annual scientific research conference that brings together military providers, academia, industry and government officials—favorable circumstances for building connections within the DoD community. Abstract submission for the 2024 MHSRS opened January 8 and closes […]
FY 2025 Faculty Seed Grants in the Sciences and Engineering Wednesday, January 10, 2024 - The Office of Research announces the FY 2025 cycle for the Faculty Seed Grants in the Sciences and Engineering. The deadline for proposals is Friday, March 1, 2024 at 11:59 pm.
New ChemSafeUGA platform simplifies lab safety for investigators Tuesday, January 9, 2024 - UGA’s Office of Research Safety (ORS) has adopted a new software for its Chemical Safety Plan (CSP) program that will streamline submission of CSPs for investigators and lab managers across campus. Called ChemSafeUGA, the new platform links to outside databases that make it easier for lab personnel to keep their CSPs up to date with […]
NIH: Centers of Excellence for Translational Research (CETR) (U19 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Wednesday, December 20, 2023 - This program will support multidisciplinary translational research Centers focused on generating, validating, and advancing medical countermeasures against bacteria or fungi listed in the NOFO with known and emerging resistance to current therapies. Amount: $37,750,000 Due Date: 03/29/2024 (LOI);04/30/2024 (Full Proposal) More information
NIH: NIDA Core “Center of Excellence” Grant Program (P30 Clinical Trial Optional) Wednesday, December 6, 2023 - This program enhances and extends existing research relevant to substance use/misuse and addiction and HIV. Centers are expected to transform the scientific field of study by facilitating research, providing administrative support and a rigorous research climate that promotes new and creative directions. Amount: Unspecified Due Date: 08/25/2024 (LOI); 09/25/2024 (Full Proposal) More Information
Office of Research to offer grant writing and promotion dossier workshops Thursday, November 30, 2023 - The Office of Research is offering two workshops in the coming months for grant writing and promotion dossier preparation, specifically for research scientists considering a grant promotion application in the next year. For both topics, there will be an informational webinar, followed by an in-person workshop to get direct guidance and feedback on documents. More detailed information on the workshops can be found at the link.