Past Grant Announcements

2010

Date Program Name (click on link to see program details) Program Description
3/20/2013 Research Grants - American Speech-Language-Hearing Foundation Guidelines are now available for the Clinical Research Grant and New Investigators programs 
3/19/2013

 

Funding - High Performance System Acquisition: Building a More Inclusive Computing Environment for Science and Engineering - US National Science Foundation (NSF) Recent developments in computational science have begun to focus on complex, dynamic and diverse workflows.  Some of these involve applications that are extremely data intensive and may not be dominated by floating point operation speed.  While a number of the earlier acquisitions have addressed a subset of these issues, the current solicitation emphasizes this even further.
2/26/2013 The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History Fellowships Gilder Lehrman Fellowships are open to doctoral candidates, postdoctoral scholars, college and university faculty at every rank, and independent scholars working in American history.
2/26/2013 NSF Funding Opportunity - Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU)

REU projects offer an opportunity to tap the nation's diverse student talent pool and broaden participation in science and engineering. NSF is particularly interested in increasing the numbers of women, underrepresented minorities, and persons with disabilities in research. REU projects are strongly encouraged to involve students who are members of these groups.

2/26/2013 Association for International Cancer Research Grants Funding Opportunity AICR awards grants to support fundamental or translational research into the causes, mechanisms, diagnosis, treatment and prevention of cancer. We do not support clinical research
2/19/2013 NIH Funding Opportunity: Mechanisms, Models, Measurement, & Management in Pain Research (R21) The purpose of this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is to inform the scientific community of the pain research interests of the various Institutes and Centers (ICs) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and to stimulate and foster a wide range of basic, clinical, and translational studies on pain as they relate to the missions of these ICs.
2/19/2013 Funding - Grands to Reduce Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, Dating Violent and Stalking on Campus OVW grants help provide victims with the protection and services they need to pursue safe and healthy lives, while improving communities’ capacity to hold offenders accountable for their crimes
2/12/2013 NSF Funding Opportunity - Computing Education for the 21st Century aims to build a robust computing research community, a computationally competent 21st century workforce, and a computationally empowered citizenry
2/5/2013

 

NSF Funding Opportunity - Dimensions of Biodiversity

the goal of the Dimensions of Biodiversity campaign is to transform, by 2020, how we describe and understand the scope and role of life on Earth. The campaign promotes novel, integrated approaches to identify and understand the evolutionary and ecological significance of biodiversity amidst the changing environment of the present day and in the geologic past.

2/4/2013 NIH Funding Opportunity - Summer Research Experience Program the purpose of the NIH Summer Research Experience Program is to provide a high quality research experience for high school and college students and for science teachers during the summer academic break
2/4/2013 Department of Energy Funding Opportunity - Systems Biology Enabled Research on the Role of Microbial Communities in Carbon Cycling

supports fundamental research aimed at identifying the foundational principles that drive biological systems. These principles govern the translation of genetic codes into integrated networks of catalytic proteins, regulatory elements, and metabolite pools underlying the functional processes of organisms

2/1/2012 Funding Opportunity - Transformative Science proposals will be evaluated first and foremost on their transformative nature, but also need to exhibit scientific excellence
1/23/2013 EPA Funding Opportunity: Pollution Prevention Grant Program supports state and tribal technical assistance efforts that address the reduction or elimination of pollution by businesses across all environmental media: air, water and land
1/11/2013 HRSA Funding Opportunity - Nursing Workforce Diversity Program supports projects that assist underrepresented students throughout the educational pipeline to become registered nurses, facilitate diploma or associate degree registered nurses becoming baccalaureate-prepared registered nurses, and prepare practicing registered nurses for advanced nursing education.
1/9/2013 Unidata Community Equipment Awards encourages new members from diverse disciplinary backgrounds in the geosciences to join the Unidata community, and for existing members to continue their active participation so as to enhance the community process
10/23/2012

 

NSF Funding Opportunity: Dynamics of Coupled and Natural Systems supports basic research and related activities that enhance fundamental understanding of the complex interactions within and among natural and human systems
10/23/2012

 

NSF Funding Opportunity: Exploiting Parallelism and Scalability (XPS) seeks research re-evaluating, and possibly re-designing, the traditional computer hardware and software stack for today's heterogeneous parallel and distributed systems and exploring new holistic approaches to parallelism and scalability
10/19/2012 Division of Integrative Organismal Systems - NSF Funding

supports research aimed at understanding why organisms are structured the way they are and function as they do

10/17/2012 NSF Funding - Applied Mathematics supports mathematics research motivated by or having an effect on problems arising in science and engineering
10/17/2012 NSF Funding Opportunity- Astronomy and Astrophysics Research Grants provides individual investigator and collaborative research grants for observational, theoretical, laboratory and archival data studies in all areas of astronomy and astrophysics
10/12/2012 Tulane University Faculty Fellowships support outstanding faculty whose teaching and research focus on ethics, political philosophy, political theory, or questions of moral choice in areas such as, but not restricted to, business, government, law, economics, and medicine
10/11/2012 National Digital Newspaper Grants

the program will give priority to projects from states and territories that have not received NDNP funding

10/11/2012 NEH Digital Humanities Grants supports innovative digital-humanities projects that address multiple audiences, including scholars, teachers, librarians, and the public
10/10/2012 NSF Funding Opportunity: ADVANCE - Increasing the Participation and Advancement of Women in Academic Science and Engineering Careers the goal of the ADVANCE program is to develop systemic approaches to increase the representation and advancement of women in academic STEM careers, thereby contributing to the development of a more diverse science and engineering workforce
10/9/2012 America's Media Makers Initiative Through the NEH through this initiative, the NEH funds two types of grants: Development and Production grants
10/1/2012

 

National Endowment for the Humanities - Scholarly Editions & Translations Funding supports the preparation of editions and translations of pre-existing texts and documents of value to the humanities that are currently inaccessible or available in inadequate editions
10/1/2012

 

National Endowment for the Humanities Funding Opportunity - Collaborative Research supports interpretive humanities research undertaken by a team of two or more scholars, for full-time or part-time activities for periods of a minimum of one year up to a maximum of three years
9/19/2012

 

NSF Funding Opportunity - Computing Education for the 21st Century aims to build a robust computing research community, a computationally competent 21st century workforce, and a computationally empowered citizenry
9/11/2012 EPA Campus Rainworks Challenge Student teams are invited to create an innovative green infrastructure design for a site on their campus showing how managing stormwater at its source can benefit the campus community and the environment. Winning teams will earn a cash prize, as well as research funds for their faculty advisor to conduct research on green infrastructure.
8/24/2012

 

Asian Cultural Council Grants supports international dialogue, understanding, and respect through cultural exchange and nurtures the individual talents of the artists and scholars in Asia and the United States
8/24/2012

 

NIH Funding Opportunity: Healthy Habits: Timing for Developing Sustainable Healthy Behaviors in Children and Adolescents (R03) encourage Small Grant Program (R03) applications that employ innovative research to identify mechanisms of influence and/or promote positive sustainable health behavior(s) in children and youth (birth to age 18)
8/24/2012

 

NIH Funding Opportunity: Health Promotion Among Racial and Ethnic Minority Males (R21) focus of this FOA is on health promotion among racial and ethnic minority men
8/22/2012 Sigma Theta Tau Small Grants Allocation of funds is based on the quality of the proposed research, the future promise of the applicant, and the applicant's research budget
8/20/2012 Grants - Music research - Grammy Foundation provides support for music archiving and preservation efforts and for scientific research projects related to the impact of music on the human condition
8/17/2012 NiH Funding Opportunity - NIH Small Research Grant Program (Parent R03)

supports different types of projects including pilot and feasibility studies; secondary analysis of existing data; small, self-contained research projects; development of research methodology; and development of new research technology

8/17/2012 NEA Literature Fellowships: Translation projects for published translators supports projects for the translation of specific works of prose, poetry, or drama from other languages into English
8/17/2012 NiH Funding Opportunity - NIH Small Research Grant Program (Parent R03)

supports different types of projects including pilot and feasibility studies; secondary analysis of existing data; small, self-contained research projects; development of research methodology; and development of new research technology

8/15/2012 NSF Funding Opportunity - Geography and Spatial Sciences

requires a dedicated approach to research, development, and education that leverages the disciplines of mathematics and statistics, the social sciences, and engineering with the computational and information sciences

8/14/2012 NSF Funding Opportunity: Secure and Trustworthy Cyberspace

welcomes proposals that address Cybersecurity from a Trustworthy Computing Systems perspective (TWC); a Social, Behavioral and Economic Sciences perspective (SBE); and a Transition to Practice perspective (TPP)

8/14/2012 NSF Funding Opportunity - Research Experiences for Undergraduates aims to involve students in research who might not otherwise have the opportunity, particularly those from academic institutions where research programs in STEM are limited
8/6/2012 American Council of Learned Societies Digital Innovation Fellowships supports digitally based research projects in all disciplines of the humanities and related social sciences
8/6/2012 Charles A. Ryskamp Research Fellowships for the Humanities and Related Social Sciences for tenure track assistant professors supports advanced assistant professors and untenured associate professors in the humanities and related social sciences whose scholarly contributions have advanced their fields and who have well-designed and carefully developed plans for new research
8/6/2012 National Endowment for the Arts Funding Opportunity - Research: Art Works - Projects researching art identifies research as a mission-critical goal -- specifically, "to promote public knowledge and understanding about the contribution of the arts" 
8/2/2012 Institute for Advanced Study - School of Historical Studies Fellowship Opportunities supports scholarship in all fields of historical research, but is concerned principally with the history of Western, Near Eastern, and Asian civilizations, with particular emphasis upon Greek and Roman civilization, the history of Europe (medieval, early modern, and modern), the Islamic world, East Asian studies, the history of art, the history of science, philosophy, and modern international relations
7/25/2012 Funding Opportunity: Ecology and Evolution of Infectious Diseases (EEID) supports research on the ecological, evolutionary, and socio-ecological principles and processes that influence the transmission dynamics of infectious diseases
7/24/2012 NSF Funding Opportunity - International Research Experiences for Students provides support for U.S. students to conduct high-quality research abroad in collaboration with foreign investigators
7/17/2012 CyberCorps: Scholarship for Service (SFS) - NSF funding Opportunity seeks proposals that address cybersecurity education and workforce development
7/17/2012 Computing and Communication Foundations (CCF): Core Programs - NSF Funding supports transformative research and education projects that explore the foundations of computing and communication
7/17/2012 Computer and Network Systems (CNS): Core Programs - NSF Funding supports research and education activities that invent new computing and networking technologies and that explore new ways to make use of existing technologies
7/5/2012 NSF Funding Opportunity: Long Term Research in Environmental Biology encourages the submission of proposals that generate extended time series of biological and environmental data to address ecological and evolutionary processes and resolve important issues in organismal and environmental biology
7/5/2012 NSF Funding Opportunity - Opportunities for Promoting Understanding Through Synthesis

awards target investigators who have, over time, produced important papers from a series of related research projects, but have not yet integrated that series in a single synthesis

6/27/2012 Earth Sciences: Instrumentation and Facilities Funding supports meritorious requests for infrastructure that promotes research and education in areas supported by the Division
6/27/2012

 

Catalyzing New International Collaborations supports U.S. researchers' participation in activities intended to catalyze new international collaborations designed to open up new scientific directions for the proposer
6/25/2012 Documentary Fund | Sundance Institute

provides grants to filmmakers worldwide for projects that display Artful and innovative storytelling techniques, Global relevance, Contemporary social issues, Potential for social engagement

6/19/2012 National Science Foundation funding opportunity - Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) supports active research participation by undergraduate students in any of the areas of research funded by the National Science Foundation
6/13/2012 NJ State Council on the Arts Individual Artist Fellowships Artists may use fellowship awards to pursue work in their artistic discipline, including purchasing supplies, studying in a workshop situation, renting studio space or otherwise freeing their time
5/31/2012 National Endowment for the Humanities Enduring Questions Grants supports faculty members in the teaching and development of a new course that will foster intellectual community through the study of an enduring question
5/23/2012 NSF Funding Opportunity: Advancing Informal STEM Learning (AISL) invites investigators to propose ideas, concepts, models, and other opportunities for learning and learning environments that will capture the creative and innovative potential of informal STEM learning for the future, and potentially forge new connections across all STEM learning communities
5/4/2012 National Endowment for the Humanities - Summer Stipends supports individuals pursuing advanced research that is of value to humanities scholars, general audiences, or both
5/2/2012

 

NSF Funding Opportunity - Research Experiences for Undergraduates supports active research participation by undergraduate students in any of the areas of research funded by the National Science Foundation
5/2/2012 Smith Richardson Foundation Funding for International Security and Foreign Policy Research and Book Writing for Young Scholars supports the research and writing of a book by young scholars and policy thinkers on American foreign policy, international relations, international security, military policy, and diplomatic and military history
5/2/2012 William T. Grant Scholars Program for Early Career Researchers supports promising early-career researchers from diverse disciplines, who have demonstrated success in conducting high-quality research and are seeking to further develop and broaden their expertise
5/2/2012 Guggenheim Foundation Funding for research to increase understanding of the causes, manifestations, and control of violence and aggression welcomes proposals from any of the natural and social sciences and the humanities that promise to increase understanding of the causes, manifestations, and control of violence and aggression
5/2/2012 NSF Funding Opportunity: Transforming Undergraduate Education in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics seeks to improve the quality of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education for all undergraduate students.
4/26/2012 NSF Funding Opportunity - Integrative Graduate Education and Research Traineeship Program

the purpose of this IGERT solicitation is to support new models in graduateeducation in which students are engaged in an environment that supports innovation to learn through hands-onexperience how their own research may contribute in new ways to benefit society and to learn the processes for the successful implementation of such contributions

4/10/2012 NSF Funding Opportunity: International Research Experiences for Students supports development of globally-engaged U.S. science and engineering students capable of performing in an international research environment at the forefront of science and engineering
3/22/2012 NIH Funding Opportunity: Academic Research Enhancement Award (Parent R15) supports small-scale research projects proposed by faculty members of eligible, domestic institutions, to expose students to meritorious research projects, and to strengthen the research environment of the applicant institution
3/22/2012 NSF Funding Opportunity: Frontiers in Eash System Dynamics goals of the Frontiers in Earth System Dynamics (FESD) program are to: (1) foster an inter-disciplinary and multi-scale understanding of the interplay among and within the various sub-systems of the Earth, (2) catalyze research in areas poised for a major advance, (3) improve data resolution and modeling capabilities to more realistically simulate complex processes and forecast disruptive or threshold events, and (4) improve knowledge of the resilience of the Earth and its subsystems
3/13/2012 NSF funding opportunity - Dimensions of Biodiversity research projects must integrate all three of these dimensions of biodiversity with the goal of understanding the interactions and feedbacks among these dimensions
3/9/2012

 

IES announcement prepares researchers to be able to conduct the type of research that the Institute funds including the preparation of competitive proposals that address relevant education topics and meet the methodological requirements specified for the Institute's research grant competitions
3/9/2012 New Funding Initiative from the National Institute of Justice seeks proposals that address resilience, polyvictimization, electronic aggression, or justice system responses to children identified as exposed to violence
3/7/2012 Institute of Educational Sciences (IES) Funding Opportunity provides parents, educators, students, researchers, policymakers, and the general public with reliable and valid information about education practices that support learning and improve academic achievement and access to education opportunities for all students
2/28/2012 New Funding Announcement from NIH supports research that will increase scientific understanding of the health status of various population groups and improve the effectiveness of health interventions and services for individuals within those groups
2/28/2012 Preexisting Data Research from the DOJ seeks applications for funding for research under the Data Resources Program 2012: Funding for Analysis of Existing Data
2/27/2012 Investing in Innovation (I3) Program Announcement

provide competitive grants to applicants with a record of improving student achievement and attainment in order to expand the implementation of, and investment in, innovative practices that are demonstrated to have an impact on improving student achievement or student growth (as defined in this notice), closing achievement gaps, decreasing dropout rates, increasing high school graduation rates, or increasing college enrollment and completion rates

2/27/2012 NEH Fellowships for Advanced Social Science Research on Japan supports research on modern Japanese society and political economy, Japan's international relations, and U.S.-Japan relations
2/27/2012 Grant Opportunity: Investing in Innovation Fund - Developmental Grants

provides funding to support high-potential and relatively untested practices, strategies, or programs whose efficacy should be systematically studied

2/27/2012 National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowships supports individuals pursuing advanced research that is of value to humanities scholars, general audiences, or both. Recipients usually produce articles, monographs, books, digital materials, archaeological site reports, translations, editions, or other scholarly resources in the humanities
2/16/2012 Department of Justice Funding supports a national program to assist the field in becoming more educated consumers of, and contributors to, research and evaluation that can lead to more effective and cost-efficient services for victims of crime
2/15/2012 New DOJ Funding increases the availability of civil and criminal legal assistance needed to effectively aid adult and youth victims of sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking who are seeking relief in legal matters arising as a consequence of that abuse or violence
2/10/2012 NSF Funding Opportunity - Expeditions in Computing provides the CISE research and education community with the opportunity topursue ambitious, fundamental research agendas that promise to define the future of computing and information
2/9/2012 NSF Funding Opportunity - Transforming STEM Learning combines interests and resources of separate programs in the Division of Research on Learning in Formal and Informal Settings (DRL) to explore the opportunities and challenges implied by innovative visions of the future for STEM learning
2/1/2012 NEA Grants for Arts Projects: ARTS EDUCATION: Art Works support is available for projects to create art that meets the highest standards of excellence across a diverse spectrum of artistic disciplines and geographic locations
1/30/2012 Department of Justice Funding Opportunities seeks proposals to conduct research on policing to improve criminal investigative processes and promote police integrity in law enforcement agencies at the State and local levels
1/20/2012 NSF Funding Opportunity - Cyberlearning: Transforming Education seeks to integrate advances in technology with advances in what is known about how people learn to better understand how people learn with technology and how technology can be used productively to help people learn, through individual use and/or through collaborations mediated by technology
1/20/2012 NSF Funding - Geography and Spatial Sciences sponsors research on the geographic distributions and interactions of human, physical, and biotic systems on the Earth's surface
1/19/2012 NSF Funding Opportunity: S STEM - Scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics emphasizes the importance of recruiting students to STEM disciplines, mentoring and supporting students through degree completion, and partnering with employers to facilitate student career placement in the STEM workforce
1/18/2012 Funding Opportunity from the National Association for Gifted Children encourages educational and psychological research studies of potential benefit to gifted and talented childre
1/18/2012 Funding from the Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues supports scientific research in social problem areas related to the basic interests and goals of SPSSI and particularly those that are not likely to receive support from traditional sources
1/13/2012 NSF Funding Opportunity: Dimensions of Biodiversity seeks to characterize biodiversity on Earth by using integrative, innovative approaches to fill the most substantial gaps in our understanding of the diversity of life on Earth. It takes a broad view of biodiversity, and currently focuses on the integration of genetic, taxonomic/phylogenetic, and functional dimensions of biodiversity
1/12/2012

 

NSF Funding Opportunity: Computing Education for the 21st Century (CE21) seeks the development and implementation of enabling information technology with impacts that extend beyond an individual investigator or small group of investigators and that facilitates the next generation of geosciences research
1/11/2012 EPA Funding Opportunity - Urban Waters supports communities in their efforts to access, improve, and benefit from their urban waters and the surrounding land
12/19/2011 NSF Funding - Geography and Spatial Sciences sponsors research on the geographic distributions and interactions of human, physical, and biotic systems on the Earth's surface
12/15/2011 NSf Funding Opportunity - Secure and Trustworthy Cyberspace seeks proposals that address cybersecurity from one or more of three perspectives: Trustworthy Computing Systems, Social, Behavioral and Economics, and Transition to Practice, as well as proposals that combine multiple perspectives
12/15/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity - Geoinformatics seeks the development and implementation of enabling information technology with impacts that extend beyond an individual investigator or small group of investigators and that facilitates the next generation of geosciences research
12/15/2011 National Institute of Corrections funding Opportunity soliciting proposals from organizations, groups, or individuals to enter into an 18-month cooperative agreement to provide for the revision of Strategic Development of the Executive Woman, and to plan and deliver the program in 2012
12/13/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity - Informal Science Education seeks to stimulate and enhance long-term perspectives on problems in organismal and environmental biology
12/13/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity - Long Term Research in Environmental Biology seeks to stimulate and enhance long-term perspectives on problems in organismal and environmental biology
12/13/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity - Discovery Research K-12 seeks to significantly enhance the learning and teaching of
Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) by preK-12 students, teachers, administrators and
parents
12/12/2011 American Psychological Foundation Grant Announcement provides financial support for innovative research and programs that enhance the power of psychology to elevate the human condition and advance human potential both now and in generations to come
12/7/2011

 

NSF Funding Opporunity: Math and Science Partnership (MSP) supports innovative partnerships to improve K-12 student achievement in mathematics and science
12/6/2011 EPA Funding - Urban Waters supports communities in their efforts to access, improve, and benefit from their urban waters and the surrounding land
12/2/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity: Major Research Instrumentation seeks to improve the quality and expand the
scope of research and research training in science and engineering, by providing shared instrumentation that
fosters the integration of research and education in research-intensive learning environments
12/1/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity: Cyberlearning: Transforming Education seeks to integrate advances in technology with advances in what is known about how people learn to better understand how people learn with technology and how technology can be used productively to help people learn
12/1/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity - Computational Mathematics supports mathematical research in areas of science where computation plays a central and essential role, emphasizing design, analysis, and implementation of numerical methods and algorithms, and symbolic methods
11/22/2011 Funding Opportunity from the Department of State provides groups of undergraduate students from the Western Hemisphere with a deeper understanding of the United States
11/21/2011 Funding Opportunity from NJ Department of Higher Education - Disengaged Adults Returning to College Initiative opportunity interest in finding and re-enrolling students who have dropped out of Kean, including veterans and older adults
11/16/2011 NEH Summer Seminars and Institutes Program supports faculty development programs in the humanities for school teachers and for college and university teachers
11/14/2011

 

NEH Funding Opportunity - Landmarks of American History supports series of one-week residence-based workshops for a national audience of K-12 educators.
11/3/2011

 

NSF Funding - Geomechanics & Geomaterials (GEOMM) supports fundamental research on the mechanical and engineering properties of geologic materials including natural, mechanically stabilized, and biologically or chemically modified soil and rock
11/3/2011 NiH Funding Opportunity: Academic Research Enhancement Award (Parent R15) stimulates research in educational institutions that provide baccalaureate or advanced degrees for a significant number of the Nation's research scientists, but that have not been major recipients of NIH support
11/1/2011

 

 

Science, Technology, and Society (STS) supports scientific research that examines relationships between science (including engineering), technology, and society
10/31/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity: Opportunities to Promote Understanding through Synthesis (OPUS) targets investigators who have, over time, produced important papers from a series of related research projects, but have not yet integrated that series in a single synthesis
10/28/2011 NEH Funding Program eligible project formats include but are not limited to museum and library exhibitions, interpretive websites and other digital projects, interpretations of historic places, reading and discussion groups, and related programs
10/28/2011 America's Media Makers Grant offers support for a wide range of public humanities programs that engage citizens in thoughtful reflection upon culture, identity and history
10/28/2011 NSF funding Opportunity: Promoting Research and Innovation in Methodologies for Evaluation (PRIME) supports the development, demonstration, and validation of innovative new methodologies and approaches in STEM evaluation
10/28/2011 NEH grants for America's Historical and Cultural Organizations offers two categories of grants for America's Historical and Cultural Organizations: planning and implementation grants
10/24/2011

 

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Nurse Faculty Scholars aims to strengthen the academic productivity and overall excellence of nursing schools by providing mentorship, leadership training and salary and research support to young faculty
10/18/2011 NSF Funding Program supports scientific research that advances our understanding of organizational phenomena, including innovation and innovation management, as well as other aspects of organizational effectiveness, competitiveness, dynamics, change or evolution
10/14/2011 Political Science supports scientific research that advances knowledge and understanding of citizenship, government, and politics
10/12/2011

 

NSF Funding Opportunity - Statistics supports research in statistical theory and methods, including research in statistical methods for applications to any domain of science and engineering
10/12/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity: ADVANCE focuses on ensuring that women faculty with earned STEM degrees consider academia as a viable and attractive career option
10/12/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity: Long Term Research in Environmental Biology (LTREB) encourages the submission of proposals that generate extended time series of biological and environmental data to address ecological and evolutionary processes and resolve important issues in organismal and environmental biology
10/3/2011

 

FY12 Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) seeks proposals as provided under the authority set forth in subdivision (1) of subsection 2192 (b) of title 10 in support of education programs in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM)
10/3/2011 9th Annual P3 Awards: A National Student Design Competition for Sustainability Focusing on People, Prosperity and the Planet | US EPA seeking applications proposing to research, develop, and design solutions to real world challenges involving the overall sustainability of human society
9/29/2011 International Communication Association Award supports communication research that enhances urban social interaction and civic engagement in an age of global communication
9/27/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity: Computing Research Infrastructure seeks to ensure that individuals from a diverse range of academic institutions, including minority-serving and predominantly
undergraduate institutions, have access to such infrastructure
9/20/2011

 

Funding Opportunity: Educational Research seeks to uncover innovative ways to address the systematic and creative training to improve educational practices.
9/20/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity - Software Infrastructure for Sustained Innovation (SI2) and Scientific Sofware Innovation Institutes (S2I2) (nsf11589) identifies advancing new computational infrastructure as a priority for driving innovation in science and engineering
9/20/2011 NSF Funding: Discovery Research K-12 (DRK-12) seeks to significantly enhance the learning and teaching of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) by preK-12 students, teachers, administrators and parents
9/20/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity: Cyberlearning: Transforming Education seeks to integrate advances in technology with advances in what is known about how people learn to better understand how people learn with technology and how technology can be used productively to help people learn, through individual use and/or through collaborations mediated by technology
9/20/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity - Partnerships for International Research and Education supports high quality projects in which advances in research and education could not occur without international collaboration.
9/20/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity: Paleo Perspectives on Climate Change (P2C2) the goal of research funded under the P2C2 solicitation is to utilize key geological, chemical, and biological records of climate system variability to provide insights into the mechanisms and rate of change that characterized Earth's past climate variability
9/16/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity - Geospace Environmental Modeling supports basic research into the dynamical and structural properties of geospace, leading to the construction of
one or more global Geospace General Circulation Model(s) (GGCM) with predictive capability
9/16/2011 NSF Funding - Geography and Spatial Sciences sponsors research on the geographic distributions and interactions of human, physical, and biotic systems on the Earth's surface
9/15/2011 American Federation for Aging Research Funding Opportunity provides up to $100,000 for a one- to two-year award to faculty to conduct research that will serve as the basis for longer term research efforts
9/14/2011

 

NSF Funding Opportunity - GeoScience Education seeks to increase public understanding of Earth system science and foster recruitment, training and retention of a diverse and skilled geoscience workforce for the future
9/14/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity - Research on Gender in Science and Engineering supports efforts to understand and address gender-based differences in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education and workforce participation through research
9/14/2011 Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Funding Opportunity: Evaluating Innovations in Nursing Education invites applications for research projects studying nursing faculty issues that are critical to achieving the recommendations outlined in the 2010 Institute of Medicine report The Future of Nursing: Leading Change, Advancing Health
9/12/2011

 

Sustaining Cultural Heritage Collections Grants helps cultural institutions meet the complex challenge of preserving large and diverse holdings of humanities materials for future generations by supporting preventive conservation measures that mitigate deterioration and prolong the useful life of collections
9/07/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity - Opportunities for Enhancing Diversity in the Geosciences supports research and education in the Earth, Ocean, Atmospheric, and Geospace Sciences
9/07/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity - Foundations supports research in mathematical logic and the foundations of mathematics, including proof theory, recursion theory, model theory, set theory, and infinitary combinatorics
9/07/2011 NSF Funding - Combinatorics supports research on discrete structures and includes algebraic, enumerative, existential, extremal, geometric, and probabilistic combinatorics, including graph theory
9/07/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity- Analysis supports basic research in that area of mathematics whose roots can be traced to the calculus of Newton and Leibniz
9/07/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity - Algebra and Number Theory supports research in algebra, algebraic and arithmetic geometry, number theory, and representation theory
9/07/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity: ADVANCE - Increasing the Participation and Advancement of Women in Academic Science and Engineering Careers focuses on ensuring that women faculty with earned STEM degrees consider academia as a viable and attractive career option
9/07/2011

 

NSF Funding Opportunity: Interface between Computer Science and Economics & Social Sciences (ICES) seeks innovative research including both projects that develop or extend algorithmic/computational concepts for economic and social decision problems, and those that develop or extend concepts in economics and other social sciences for improvements in computing and communication systems
9/06/2011

 

Grant Opportunity - Museums for America supports projects and ongoing activities that build museums' capacity to serve their communities.
9/06/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity: Division of Integrative Organismal Systems supports research aimed at understanding why organisms
are structured the way they are and function as they do.
9/06/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity - Sustainability Science Networks supports the development and coalescence of entities to advance collaborative research that addresses questions and challenges in sustainability science, engineering, and education
9/06/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity - Division of Environmental Biology supports fundamental research on populations, species, communities,and ecosystems. Scientific emphases range across many evolutionary and ecological patterns and processes at all spatial and temporal scales
9/06/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity - Interdisciplinary Studies of the Earth's Interior supports basic research on the character and dynamics of the Earth's mantle and core, their influence on the evolution of the Earth as a whole, and on processes operating within the deep interior that affect or are expressed on the Earth's surface

8/17/2011

 

NSF Division of Environmental Biology Funding Announcement supports fundamental research on populations, species, communities, and ecosystems. Scientific emphases range across many evolutionary and ecological patterns and processes at all spatial and temporal scales
8/16/2011 William appleman Williams Junior Faculty Research Grant opportunity promotes scholarly research by untenured college and university faculty and others who are within six years of the Ph.D. and who are working as professional historians
8/16/2011 NIH Funding Opportunity - Bridges to the Doctorate promotes partnerships/consortia between colleges or universities granting a terminal master’s degree with institutions that offer the doctorate degree
8/16/2011 NIH Funding Opportunity: Bridges to the Baccalaureate Program (R25) provides the opportunity to increase the pool of community college students from underrepresented backgrounds who go on to research careers in the biomedical and behavioral sciences and will be available to participate in NIH-funded research
8/11/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity - I Corps (additional funding for prior NSF awardees) to identify NSF-funded researchers who will receive additional support - in the form of mentoring and funding - to accelerate the translation of knowledge derived from fundamental research into emerging products and services that can attract subsequent third-party funding
8/9/2011 Science of Organizations Funding funds research that advances our fundamental understanding of how organizations develop, form and operate.
8/9/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity - Research on Gender in Science supports efforts to understand and address gender-based differences in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education and workforce participation through research, the diffusion of research-based innovations, and extension services in education that will lead to a larger and more diverse domestic science and engineering workforce.
8/9/2011 NSF Funding - Division of Molecular and Cellular Biosciences: Investigator-initiated research projects supports fundamental research and related activities designed to promote understanding of complex living systems at the molecular, subcellular, and cellular levels
8/8/2011 Funding Opportunity from the National Endowment for the Arts: Research: Art Works supports the investigation of novel and significant research questions about the value and impact of the U.S. arts sector through the analysis of existing and/or newly established datasets
8/3/2011 NiH Funding Opportunity: Bridges to the Baccalaureate Program (R25) promotes partnerships/consortia between community colleges or other two-year post-secondary educational institutions granting the associate degree with bachelor-degree granting colleges or universities that have a track record of enrolling, retaining and graduating students who pursue advanced degrees in biomedical and behavioral research fields
8/2/2011
NEH Digital Humanities Funding Opportunities looks to fund the implementation of innovative digital-humanities projects
8/1/2011

 

New NSF Funding Program - Innovation Corps Program (I-Corps) seeks to develop and nurture a national innovation ecosystem that builds upon fundamental research to guide the output of scientific discoveries closer to the development of technologies, products and processes that benefit society
7/27/2011 Mellon Fellowships for Assistant Professors one year memberships for assistant professors at universities and colleges in the United States and Canada to support promising young scholars who have embarked on professional careers
7/27/2011 NIH Small Research Grant Program (Parent R03) supports different types of projects including pilot and feasibility studies; secondary analysis of existing data; small, self-contained research projects; development of research methodology; and development of new research technology
7/27/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity - Research Experiences for Undergraduates - REU Sites supports active research participation by undergraduate students in any of the areas of research funded by the National Science Foundation
7/27/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity - Partnerships in International Research and Education supports fundamental, interdisciplinary, international research and education in physical, living, human, and engineered systems
7/27/2011 NIH Exploratory Developmental Research Grant Program (Parent R21) seeks to foster the introduction of novel scientific ideas, model systems, tools, agents, targets, and technologies that have the potential to substantially advance biomedical research
7/27/2011 NIH Funding Opportunity - Bridges to the Doctorate Program (R25) encourages Research Education Grant (R25) applications from institutions that propose to increase the pool of master's degree students from underrepresented backgrounds who go on to research careers in the biomedical and behavioral sciences, and who are trained and available to participate in NIH-funded research
7/21/2011

 

Funding Opportunity: The Sociological Initiatives Foundation - social change, language learning and behavior supports research that furthers social change, including language learning and behavior and its intersection with social and policy questions
7/20/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity - Focused Research Groups in the Mathematical Sciences supports work by groups of three or more researchers to respond to recognized scientific needs of pressing importance, to take advantage of current scientific opportunities, or to prepare and solidify the ground for anticipated scientific developments in the mathematical sciences
7/19/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity: Solar Heliospheric and Interplanetary Environment focuses upon the connections between eruptive events and magnetic phenomena on the Sun and thecorresponding solar wind structures in the inner heliosphere
7/18/2011

 

The NEA Foundation - Student Achievement Grants provides grants to improve the academic achievement of students in U.S. public schools and public higher education institutions in any subject area(s).
7/18/2011

The NEA Foundation Funding - Learning and Leadership Grants

supports public school teachers, public education support professionals, and/or faculty and staff in public institutions of higher education
7/18/2011 NEH Funding Opportunity - Enduring Questions supports the development of a new course that will foster intellectual community through the study of an enduring question
7/5/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity - Informal Science Education encourages project proposals that incorporate
activities in research and evaluation, design and development, or capacity-building
7/5/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity - Chemical Measurement and Imaging - US National Science Foundation (NSF) supports research focusing on chemically-relevant measurement science and imaging, targeting both improved understanding of new and existing methods and development of innovative approaches and instruments
7/5/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity - Chemical Theory, Models and Computational Methods supports the discovery and development of theoretical and computational methods or models to address a range of chemical challenges, with emphasis on emerging areas of chemical research
7/5/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity - Macromolecular, Supramolecular and Nanochemistry focuses on basic research in chemistry that addresses the creation or study of macromolecular, supramolecular and nanoscopic species and other organized structures that show unique chemical and physical properties and reactivities
7/5/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity - Chemical Structure, Dynamics and Mechanisms supports basic, transformative experimental and theoretical research directed toward elucidating electronic and molecular structure, structure-activity relationships, dynamic interactions at the molecular level and chemical reaction mechanisms
7/5/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity- Chemistry of Life Processes supports the investigation of problems at the Chemistry-Biology interface in which the primary approach or tools employed are those of chemistry
7/5/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity - Chemical Synthesis focuses on the development of new, efficient synthetic methodologies and on the synthesis of complex molecules and molecular ensembles
7/5/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity: Computing and Communication Foundations (CCF): Core Programs supports three core programs - Algorithmic Foundations (AF), Communications and Information Foundations (CIF), and Software and Hardware Foundations (SHF).
7/5/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity: Information and Intelligent Systems (IIS): Core Programs explores creative ideas, novel theories, and innovative technologies that advance our understanding of the complex and increasingly coupled relationships between people and computing
7/5/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity: Computer and Network Systems (CNS) supports transformative research in computer systems including: multi-core architectures, operating systems, middle-ware and run-time support systems, programming models and tools, storage and file systems, hybrid and embedded systems, web-based systems, datacenters, distributed systems, parallel systems, large scale grids, wireless systems, mobile systems, and sensor systems
7/5/2011 NIH Funding Opportunity: Developmental Projects in Complementary Approaches to Cancer Care and Treatment encourage investigators to submit high quality, preliminary research of humans that will advance the science of Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) and provide a solid foundation and justification for future research project (R01) grant applications to definitively determine the efficacy of CAM approaches
6/30/2011

 

NSF Funding Opportunity: Instrument Development for Biological Research supports the development of instrumentation that addresses demonstrated needs in biological research, in areas supported by NSF Biology programs
6/29/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity- Faculty Early Career Development Program emphasizes the importance the Foundation places on the early development of academic careers dedicated to stimulating the discovery process in which the excitement of research is enhanced by inspired teaching and enthusiastic learning
6/29/2011 NSF Proposal Opportunity - Computing Education for the 21st Century - Planning Proposals CE21 projects will be expected to address issues of underrepresentation
in making their activities accessible to, and appropriate for, diverse student populations
6/20/2011 Group Psychotherapy Foundation Research Grant support group psychotherapy research that focuses on one of five clinical populations: children, the elderly, the chronic mentally ill, substance abusers and significantly ill patients with marked functional impairment
6/20/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity: Water Sustainability and Climate the goal is to understand and predict the interactions between the water system and climate change, land use (including agriculture, managed forest and rangeland systems), the built environment, and ecosystem function and services through place-based research and integrative models
6/16/2011 Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Talent Expansion Program (STEP) seeks to increase the number of students (U.S. citizens or permanent residents) receiving associate or baccalaureate degrees in established or emerging fields within science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM)
6/15/2011 NSF Funding - Developmental Systems supports research aimed at understanding how interacting developmental processes give rise to the emergent properties of organisms
6/15/2011 NSF Funding - Neural Systems focuses on how complex functions arise from communication among the cellular elements of the nervous system and from interactions with other physiological systems and the environment
6/15/2011 NSF Funding - Physiological and Structural Systems supports research aimed at furthering the understanding of organisms as integrated units of biological organization
6/15/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity - S-STEM - Scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics emphasizes the importance of recruiting students to science and engineering disciplines, mentoring and supporting students through degree completion, and partnering with employers to facilitate student career placement in the STEM workforce
6/14/2011

 

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Funding - The Future of Nursing the purpose of this activity is to increase and focus
national attention on a common research agenda related to the IOM recommendations and to facilitate and coordinate funding activity across a range of funders of nursing research
6/14/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity- Population and Community Ecology supports research that advances the conceptual or theoretical understanding of population ecology, species interactions and community dynamics in terrestrial, wetland and freshwater habitats
6/14/2011 NSF Funding - Ecosystem Science supports investigations of whole-system ecological processes and relationships across a diversity of spatial and temporal (including paleo) scales
6/14/2011

 

America's Historical and Cultural Organizations Grant Initiative support projects in the humanities that explore stories, ideas, and beliefs in order to deepen our understanding of our lives and our world
6/14/2011

 

America's Media Makers Grant Initiative supports the development of humanities content and interactivity that excite, inform, and stir thoughtful reflection upon culture, identity, and history in creative and new ways
6/8/2011

 

NSF Funding Opportunity: OPUS - Opportunities for Promoting Understanding through Synthesis targets investigators who have, over time,produced important papers from a series of related research projects, but have not yet integrated that series in a single synthesis
6/7/2011

 

MAP Funding for Playwrights, Choreographers, Directors, Composers and Performers supports most direct costs related to the conception, creation and premiere of a new work. These include but are not limited to commissioning fees and artists' salaries, research costs, rehearsal and workshop expenses, promotion, and audience outreach and production costs up to and including the premiere run of the work
6/6/2011 USDA Funding Opportunity - Scientific Cooperation Research Program the objective is to reduce global poverty and hunger by supporting applied scientific research, extension, or education projects that aim to address challenges faced by smallholder farmers in emerging economies.
6/6/2011

 

Bridging Cultures for Community Colleges will help community college faculty and administrators create new courses on Bridging Cultures themes or topics; design new course sequences, concentrations, and core curricula; or conduct scholarly research that will improve faculty preparation and enrich teaching
6/6/2011 Federal Transit Administration (FTA) Funding Opportunity The pilots will fund transit agencies or partnerships with transit agencies to assess the vulnerability of transit agency assets and services to climate change hazards such as heat waves and flooding
6/6/2011 Academy Film Scholars Program | Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences To stimulate and support new and significant works of film scholarship, the Academy Film Scholars program awards grants of $25,000 to two individuals each year
6/3/2011 NIH Funding Opportunity: Collaborative Interdisciplinary Team Science in NIDDK Research Areas (R24) will foster the application of interdisciplinary, integrative and/or paradigm-shifting approaches to address complex challenges in biomedical research relevant to the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
6/2/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity: Informal Science Education (ISE) seeks to advance research by building the theoretical and empirical foundations for effective informal STEM learning, furthering the assessment of such learning, and supporting the use of innovative methods to address questions of importance to those who work in informal science education settings
6/2/2011 NEA Funding Opportunity Support is available for projects to create art that meets the highest standards of excellence across a diverse spectrum of artistic disciplines and geographic locations
6/1/2011 Department of Defense Grant Opportunity - Autism Idea Development Award supports the development of innovative, high-impact ideas that advance the understanding of ASD and that ultimately will lead to improved outcomes for individuals with autism
6/1/2011 Biological and Computing Shared Principles - Funding Opportunity invite proposals that address shared principles that contribute to conceptual advances in both biology and computing
6/1/2011 Research and Education Grants funds outcome-based projects offering research, education, and demonstration projects that engage farmers as cooperators in the exploration of sustainable farm practices
5/31/2011 NIC Funding Opportunity seeking applications for the development of a written guide on how to use interviews to determine inmate risks and needs within the jail environment more accurately
5/31/2011 U.S. Department of Justice Funding Opportunity seeking to enable the nation’s criminal justice community to improve information sharing through advanced technology and tools that increase efficiency, enhance operations, and promote cost savings and reuse
5/31/2011 Bridging Cultures: Planning and Implementation Grants for Academic Forums and Program Development Workshops encourages projects that explore the ways in which cultures from around the globe, as well as the myriad subcultures within America’s borders, have influenced American society
5/26/2011 NJ State Council on the Arts Fellowship Funding for Photography, Playwriting, Poetry, Sculpture awarded to practicing professional New Jersey artists to enable them to pursue their artistic goals
5/17/2011


Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Funding supports the collection of data and establishment of national statistics regarding the number and characteristics of juveniles on probation in the United States and information regarding the juvenile probation offices that supervise them
5/17/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity - Research Coordination Networks (RCN) focuses on interdisciplinary topics that will advance sustainability science, engineering and education as an integrative approach to the challenges of adapting to environmental, social and cultural changes associated with growth and development of human populations, and attaining a sustainable energy future
5/17/2011 NSF Funding - Workforce Program in the Mathematical Sciences primary interest is in activities centered on education through research involvement for trainees at the undergraduate through postdoctoral educational levels
5/17/2011 National Geographic Funding Opportunity for Research and Exploration awards grants for scientific field research and exploration through its Committee for Research and Exploration
5/13/2011

 

NSF Funding Opportunity: Informal Science Education (ISE) encourages project proposals that incorporate activities in research and evaluation, design and development, or capacity-building
5/11/2011 NSF Division of Molecular and Cellular Biosciences: Investigator-initiated research projects supports fundamental research and related activities designed to promote understanding of complex living systems at the molecular, subcellular, and cellular levels
5/10/2011

 

NIH: NIDDK Central Repositories Non-renewable Sample Access supports research on topics that encompass some of the most common, severe, and disabling conditions affecting Americans today: endocrine and metabolic diseases such as diabetes and obesity, digestive diseases such as hepatitis and inflammatory bowel disease, kidney and urologic diseases such as kidney failure and prostate enlargement, and blood diseases such as the anemias
5/4/2011 NEA Funding Opportunity seeks to make the excellence and diversity of the arts widely available to the American public through every available media platform including television, radio, the Internet, interactive and mobile technologies, digital games, and satellite
5/3/2011

 

NSF Funding Opportunity: Louis Stokes Alliances for Minority Participation (LSAMP) provides funding for new, mid-level and senior-level alliances, the Bridge to the Doctorate (LSAMP-BD) Activity, and knowledge generation activities in broadening participation, e.g., research on topics in STEM education related to retention and persistence of students from populations underrepresented in STEM majors and careers
5/3/2011

 

NSF Funding Opportunity: Earth Sciences: Instrumentation and Facilities supports meritorious requests for infrastructure that promotes research and education in areas supported by the Division of Earth Sciences
5/3/2011

 

NSF Funding Opportunity - Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) supports active research participation by undergraduate students in any of the areas of research funded by the National Science Foundation
4/29/2011 Bureau of Justice Statistics Funding Opportunity seeking assistance in the revision of the 2013 ARD survey instrument and refinements in procedures for collecting and analyzing data about arrest-related deaths
4/28/2011

 

Grant Opportunity: Long Term Research in Environmental Biology (LTREB) seeks to stimulate and enhance long-term perspectives on problems in organismal and environmental biology. Long-term environmental research is funded through two NSF programs - Long-term Ecological Research (LTER) and LTREB
4/25/2011 OJJDP Funding Opportunity aims to improve the delivery of treatment services of juvenile drug courts nationally, enhance the juvenile drug court model, promote promising and best treatment practices, facilitate coordination and leveraging of resources, and enhance research efforts
4/21/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity: Software Infrastructure for Sustained Innovation (SI2) recognizes that software is a fundamental infrastructure that cross-cuts academic, government, civic, and commercial organizations
4/20/2011 Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation - Funding Opportunity on Violence priority is given to research that can increase understanding and amelioration of urgent problems of violence and aggression in the modern world.
4/18/2011 Department of Justice Funding Oportunity provides funding through a cooperative agreement for a collection agent to administer a survey to a national sample of prison inmates
4/18/2011 Bureau of Justice Statistics Funding Announcement seeks to expand its capacity to conduct analyses of the NCVS and other criminal victimization data and create technical documentation related to the survey’s collection process as a means of increasing the breadth of substantive issues that it addresses with the NCVS, both in the short-run and longer-term
4/15/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity: Cyberlearning - Transforming Education seeks to integrate advances in technology with advances in what is known about how people learn to better understand how people learn with technology and how technology can be used productively to help people learn, through individual use and/or through collaborations mediated by technology
4/14/2011 Department of Education Funding increases the quantity of special education, early intervention, and related services personnel who have been prepared at the graduate and advanced graduate levels, and who are well-qualified for, and can effectively carry out, leadership positions in universities, SEAs, State LAs, LEAs, local LAs, schools, or programs
4/12/2011 Funding Opportunity from the National Resource Center encourages the development and dissemination of knowledge that has the potential to improve the experiences of first and second year college students
4/12/2011 DOJ and BJS Funding Opportunity seeks to establish a cooperative agreement with a vendor to create a database that captures a wide range of identifying geographic, descriptive and statistical data on the universe of state and local law enforcement agencies and the communities they serve
4/12/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity - Research Coordination Networks provides opportunities to foster new collaborations, including international partnerships, and address interdisciplinary topics
4/12/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity - Expeditions in Computing provides the CISE research and education community with the opportunity topursue ambitious, fundamental research agendas that promise to define the future of computing and information
4/11/2011

 

Office of Justice Programs Funding Opportunity seeks research to identify predictive factors that reliably indicate whether a subject of an online child exploitation investigation poses a great risk to harm children
4/11/2011

 

Department of Justice Funding Opportunity this initiative will fund research and evaluation studies to produce practical findings for policymakers and practitioners for the development of evidence-based programs, policies, and strategies that effectively address at-risk and gang-involved youth
4/5/2011 Funding Exchange Program supports organizations that work with organizations and individuals outside themselves to create more impact than they ever could have achieved alone
4/5/2011 Alcohol Research Center Opportunity provides a mechanism for fostering interdisciplinary cooperation within a group of established investigators conducting exceptional alcohol research
4/4/2011

 

NSF Funding Opportunity: CISE Computing Research Infrastructure (CRI) seeks to ensure that individuals from a diverse range of academic institutions, including minority-serving and predominantly undergraduate institutions, have access to such infrastructure
4/1/2011

 

Smith Richardson Foundation Funding supports junior faculty research on American foreign policy, international relations, international security, military policy, and diplomatic and military history
3/31/2011 Bureau of Justice Statistics Initiative seeking applicants to conduct the 2011 National Survey of Indigent Defense Systems
3/31/2011 Department of Justice Funding Opportunity seeking applicants for its Fiscal Year 2011 State Juvenile Justice Formula and Block Grants Training and Technical Assistance Program
3/31/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity - EarthScope provides a framework for broad, integrated studies across the Earth sciences, including research on fault properties and the earthquake process, strain transfer, magmatic and hydrous fluids in the crust and mantle, plate boundary processes, large-scale continental deformation, continental structure and evolution, and composition and structure of the deep Earth
3/31/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity: Fostering Interdisciplinary Research on Education (FIRE) seeks to facilitate the process by which
scholars can cross disciplinary boundaries to acquire the skills and knowledge that would improve their abilities to conduct rigorous
research on STEM learning and education
3/28/2011 2011 New Jersey Grant Initiative - Toys"R"Us Corporate grant initiative dedicated to supporting 501(c)(3) charitable organizations supporting children in the state of New Jersey
3/28/2011 Grant Priorities & Guidelines supports fiction and nonfiction filmmakers from all over the world through grants and awards, the Reach Film Fellowship, an internal productions department, and partnerships with the Sundance Institute and other organizations
3/23/2011 US Department of Education Opportunity - Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary Education supports reforms, innovations, and significant improvements of postsecondary education that respond to problems of national significance and serve as national models
3/23/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity - Undergraduate Biology and Mathematics to enhance undergraduate education and training at the intersection of the biological and mathematical sciences and to better prepare undergraduate biology or mathematics students to pursue graduate study and careers in fields that integrate the mathematical and biological sciences
3/17/2011 Digging into Data Program seeks to discover how new research techniques might also be applied to questions in the humanities and social sciences
3/15/2011

 

NSF Funding Opportunity - Advancing Theories in Biology supports the development of new theoretical approaches that will improve our understanding of general biological principles that account for phenomena that occur independently across levels of biological organization
3/15/2011

 

NSF Funding Opportunity - Systematics and Biodiversity Science supports research that advances our understanding of the diversity, systematics, and evolutionary history of organisms in natural systems
3/15/2011

 

NSPIRES/NASA Funding Opportunity - Research Opportunities in Space and Earth Sciences (ROSES) solicits proposals for supporting basic and applied research and technology across a broad range of Earth and space science program elements relevant to one or more of the following NASA Research Programs: Earth Science, Heliophysics, Planetary Science, and Astrophysics.
3/11/2011

 

Funding - Biological Oceanography - US National Science Foundation supports research in marine ecology broadly defined: relationships among aquatic organisms and their interactions with the environments of the oceans or Great Lakes
3/11/2011

 

Funding - Ocean Technology and Interdisciplinary Coordination - US National Science Foundation (NSF) supports a broad range of research and technology development activities
3/10/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity - Systematics and Biodiversity Science supports research that advances our understanding of the diversity, systematics, and evolutionary history of organisms in natural systems.
3/8/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity - Expeditions in Computing provides the CISE research and education community with the opportunity to pursue ambitious, fundamental research agendas that promise to define the future of computing and information
3/8/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity - Long Term Research in Environmental Biology encourages the submission of proposals that generate extended time series of biological and environmental data to address ecological and evolutionary processes and resolve important issues in organismal and environmental biology
3/8/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity - Transforming Undergraduate Education in the Sciences, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics encourages projects that have the potential to transform undergraduate STEM education, for example, by bringing about widespread adoption of classroom practices that embody understanding of how students learn most effectively
3/7/2011 IES 2012 Funding Topic areas include: Reading and Writing, Mathematics and Science Education, Cognition and Student Learning, Social and Behavioral Context for Academic Learning, Education Technology, Effective Teachers and Effective Teaching, Improving Education Systems: Policies, Organization, Management, and Leadership, Postsecondary and Adult Education, Early Learning Programs and Policies, and English Learners.
3/7/2011 Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program supports junior faculty who exemplify the role of teacher-scholars through outstanding research, excellent education and the integration of education and research within the context of the mission of their organizations
3/2/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity - Strategic Technologies for CyberInfrastructure support activities based on experimental/innovative hardware or software systems or other unique cyberinfrastructure activities that enable leading edge scientific and engineering research and education with broader impact realized across our entire society.
2/25/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity - Research Coordination Networks facilitates open communication and exchange of information and resources, to integrate research and/or education activities of scientists, educators, and engineers working independently on topics of common interest, to nurture a sense of community among young scientists, educators, and engineers, and to minimize isolation and maximize cooperation so as to eliminate unnecessary duplication of efforts.
2/18/2011 Funding Opportunity: Professional Development for Arts Educators supports the implementation of high quality model professional development programs in elementary and secondary education for music, dance, drama,
media arts, or visual arts, including folk arts, for educators and other arts instructional staff of kindergarten through grade 12 (K-12) students in high-poverty schools
2/9/2011

 

AERA Grants Program seeks to stimulate research on U.S. education issues using data from the large-scale, national and international data sets supported by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NSF, and other federal agencies, and to increase the number of education researchers using these data sets
2/9/2011

 

Spencer Foundation supports scholarship that examines the conditions, contexts, and underlying factors and processes that affect how educational organizations use data and information for improvement
2/8/2011 Funding Opportunity: Science, Technology and Society considers proposals that examine historical, philosophical, and sociological questions that arise in connection
with science, engineering, and technology, and their respective interactions with society
2/8/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity: High Performance Computing System Acquisition: Enhancing the Petascale Computing Environment for Science and Engineering requests proposals from organizations willing to serve as HPC Resource Providers within Extreme Digital (XD), the successor to TeraGrid, and who propose to acquire and deploy new, innovative petascale HPC systems and services

1/30/2011

 

NSF Funding Opportunity - Research Experiences for Teachers in Engineering and Computer Science

 

supports the active involvement of K-12 science, technology, engineering, computer and information science, and mathematics (STEM) teachers and community college faculty in engineering and computer science research in order to bring knowledge of engineering, computer science, and technological innovation into their classrooms
1/25/2011

 

NSF Funding Opportunity - Advancing Theory in Biology supports the development of new theoretical approaches that will improve our understanding of general biological principles that account for phenomena that occur independently across levels of biological organization
1/25/2011

 

Funding Opportunity: Preservation Assistance Grants for Smaller Institutions helps small and mid-sized institutions-such as libraries, museums, historical societies, archival repositories, cultural organizations, town and county records offices, and colleges and universities-improve their ability to preserve and care for their humanities collections
1/24/2011 William T. Grant Scholars Funding Opportunity for faculty who have received their terminal degree is 2004 or later supports promising early-career researchers from diverse disciplines, who have demonstrated success in conducting high-quality research and are seeking to further develop and broaden their expertise
1/21/2011

 

EPA Funding Opportunity: Extreme Event Impacts on Air Quality and Water Quality with a Changing Global Climate seeking applications proposing the development of assessments, tools and techniques, and demonstration of innovative technologies for providing information and capacity to adequately prepare for climate-induced changes in extreme events in the context of air and water quality management
1/20/2011 American Psychological Foundation Funding designed to encourage the transfer of psychological science with regard to violence, its prevention, and intervention strategies to applications within the community, and to support the implementation of innovative community programs aimed at preventing violence
1/19/2011 Funding for Campus Suicide Prevention Programs supports an array of campus activities to help the grantee build a solid foundation for delivering and sustaining effective mental health and substance abuse prevention and treatment services
1/19/2011

 

Department of Justice Funding supports the coordination of community-based anti-gang initiatives that involve law enforcement as an essential partner. Other partners should include schools, social services, faith- and community-based organizations, and businesses.
1/19/2011

 

NIJ Research Grants supports activities that capture and build on efforts to provide opportunities for creating, enhancing, and sustaining criminal justice researcher-practitioner partnerships

1/11/2011

 

NSF Funding Opportunity - Earth Sciences Instrumentation and Facilities supports meritorious requests for infrastructure that promotes research and education in areas supported by the Division
1/7/2011 Research Corporation for Science Advancement Cottrell College Science Awards - Single Investigator Awards supports research in astronomy, chemistry, physics and closely related fields that significantly overlap with research in these three disciplines at public and private, predominantly undergraduate colleges
1/5/2011 NSF Funding Opportunity - Dimensions of Biodiversity seeks to characterize biodiversity on Earth by using integrative, innovative approaches to fill the most substantial gaps in our understanding of the diversity of life on Earth
12/21/2010

 

Research and Evaluation in Justice Systems seeks proposals that examine topics relevant to State and/or local criminal and juvenile justice systems policy and practice
12/21/2010

 

DOJ/NIJ funding opportunity seeks proposals for research and evaluation projects to address the knowledge gaps related to trafficking in persons in the United States
12/21/2010

 

Research and Evaluation in Justice Systems seeks proposals that examine topics relevant to State and/or local criminal and juvenile justice systems policy and practice
12/21/2010

 

DOJ/NIJ funding opportunity seeks proposals for research and evaluation projects to address the knowledge gaps related to trafficking in persons in the United States

12/17/2010

 

NSF Funding Announcement: Cyberinfrastructure Training, Education, Advancement, and Mentoring for Our 21st Century Workforce CI-TEAM supports projects that integrate science and engineering research and education activities that range from local activities to global-scale efforts, as appropriate, to promote, leverage and utilize cyberinfrastructure systems, tools and services
12/15/2010 NSF Funding - Cellular Processes cluster seeks to support imaginative projects that integrate research on processes at the supramolecular and cellular scales
12/15/2010 NSF Funding - Networks and Regulation seeks to support creative proposals that offer a comprehensive understanding of the emergent properties of cells, organisms, and (microbial) communities
12/15/2010 NSF Funding - Genetic Mechanisms supports inventive studies seeking to address fundamental questions such as: How do genes work? How are genes maintained and inherited?
12/14/2010

 

NSF Funding - EAR Education and Human Resources facilitates highly innovative educational activities in the earth sciences, including efforts to increase the diversity of participants and involve leading researchers in education
12/14/2010

 

Research Initiation Grants to Broaden Participation in Biology (RIG BP) intends to increase the diversity of researchers who apply for and receive BIO funding to initiate research programs early in their careers
12/13/2010 NSF Funding - Systematic Biology and Biodiversity Inventories supports studies that seek to synthesize available and new species-level taxonomic information in the context of providing revisionary treatments and predictive classifications for particular groups of organisms
12/13/2010 NSF Funding - Population and Community Ecology supports research that advances the conceptual or theoretical understanding of population ecology, species interactions and community dynamics in terrestrial, wetland and freshwater habitats
12/13/2010 NSF Funding - Evolutionary Processes supports research on microevolutionary processes and their macroevolutionary consequences. Topics include mutation, gene flow, recombination, natural selection, genetic drift, assortative mating acting within species, speciation, and long-term features of evolution
12/9/2010 NSF Funding Opportunity: High Performance Computing System Acquisition: Enhancing the Petascale Computing Environment for Science and Engineering emphasizes the provision of system and services that deliver high levels of performance for many different types of science and engineering applications while also introducing significant innovation which will expand the value of HPC to the science and engineering community
12/7/2010 HRSA Funding Opportunity for Scholarships, stipends for nursing students - Nursing Workforce Diversity solicits grant applications for the Nursing Workforce Diversity (NWD) Program
11/23/2010

 

NSF Funding Opportunity - Cellular Processes encourages the use of innovative approaches and technologies that resolve long-standing questions in cell biology
11/23/2010 NSF Funding Opportunity - Genetic Mechanisms supports inventive studies seeking to address fundamental questions such as: How do genes work? How are genes maintained and inherited? How do genes and genomes change?
11/23/2010 NSF Funding Opportunity- Biomolecular Dynamics, Structure, and Function supports fundamental research in the areas of molecular biophysics and biochemistry
11/23/2010 NSF Funding Opportunity - Networks and Regulation seeks to support creative proposals that offer a comprehensive understanding of the emergent properties of cells, organisms, and (microbial) communities
11/19/2010

 

National Endowment for the Arts- Literature Fellowships - Grant Program offers $25,000 grants in prose (fiction and creative nonfiction) and poetry to published creative writers that enable the recipients to set aside time for writing, research, travel, and general career advancement
11/18/2010 Funding from the DOJ seeking applications for funding to conduct research and development and/or evaluation of sensor, surveillance, and biometrics technologies for law enforcement applications
11/18/2010 Funding from the Arthur W. Page Center supports scholars and professionals making important contributions to knowledge, practice, or public understanding of ethics and responsibility in public communication or other principles of Arthur W. Page and Robert Wood Johnson
11/18/2010 Funding Opportunity from the Upjohn Institute encourages research relevant to labor market issues of the recent recession and current recovery
11/17/2010 NSF - Unsolicited Proposals at the Interface of the Biological, Mathematical and Physical Sciences encourages proposals from interdisciplinary research teams that involve collaborations among investigators from the biological, mathematical, and physical sciences and foster new interactions that span interfaces between MPS and BIO
11/17/2010 NSF Funding Opportunity - Ecology of Infectious Diseases supports the development of predictive models and the discovery of principles governing the transmission dynamics of infectious disease agents
11/17/2010 Funding Opportunity - Computational Mathematics - US National Science Foundation (NSF) supports mathematical research in areas of science where computation plays a central and essential role, emphasizing design, analysis, and implementation of numerical methods and algorithms, and symbolic methods
11/15/2010

 

Funding Opportunity - US Army - Young Investigator Research solicits proposals for basic and scientific research in chemistry, electronics, environmental sciences, life sciences, materials science, mathematical and computer sciences, mechanical sciences, physics, computational and information sciences, sensors and electron devices, survivability/lethality analysis, and weapons and materials research
11/10/2010 Funding Opportunity: Meet the Composer supports the creation of new musical work and the engagement of new work with people and communities throughout the United States
11/9/2010 NSF - Funding Opportunity - Software Development for Cyberinfrastructure supports software development along two thrust areas: end-to-end high performance computer networking and cyber security

11/4/2010

 

NSF Funding Opportunty - Major Research Instrumentation seeks to improve the quality and expand the scope of research and research training in science and engineering, by providing shared instrumentation that fosters the integration of research and education in research-intensive learning environments

11/4/2010

 

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Nurse Faculty Scholars aims to strengthen the academic productivity and overall excellence of nursing schools by providing mentorship, leadership training and salary and research support to young faculty

11/4/2010

 

NOAA Funding Opportunity - K-12 Formal Education supports K-12 education projects that advance inquiry-based Earth System Science learning and stewardship directly tied to the school curriculum, with a particular interest in increasing climate literacy
10/26/2010

 

NEH grants for America's Historical and Cultural Organizations - Planning Grants and Implementation Grants supports the development of humanities content and interactivity that excite, inform, and stir thoughtful reflection upon culture, identity, and history in creative and new ways

10/25/2010

 

Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Center Residencies for Scholars, Artists, Thought Leaders, Policymakers and Practitioners supports the work of scholars, artists, thought leaders, policymakers and practitioners who share in the Foundation’s pioneering mission to “promote the well-being of humanity”
10/22/2010 The NEA Foundation- Learning & Leadership Grants - individual or group submissions for professional development supports public school teachers, public education support professionals, and/or faculty and staff in public institutions of higher education
10/22/2010 Research Grants - hearing and balance requests applications from both new applicants and DRF awardees applying for second year funding, who are dedicated to exploring new avenues of hearing and balance science
10/21/2010 NSF Funding Opportunity: Cyber Enabled Discovery and Innovation to create revolutionary science and engineering research outcomes made possible by innovations and advances in computational thinking

10/18/2010

 

NSF Funding Opportunity: Virtual Organizations as Sociotechnical Systems (VOSS) supports fundamental scientific research, particularly advances in social, organizational and design science, directed at advancing the understanding of how to develop effective virtual organizations and under what conditions virtual organizations can enable and enhance scientific, engineering, and education production and innovation. VOSS funded research must be grounded in theory and rooted in empirical methods

10/15/2010

 

The Big Read brings together partners across the country to encourage reading for pleasure and enlightenment. It is designed to restore reading to the center of American culture.
10/13/2010

 

American Educational Reseach Association: Research Grants: Call for Proposals seeks to stimulate research on U.S. education issues using data from the large-scale, national and international data sets supported by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NSF, and other federal agencies, and to increase the number of education researchers using these data sets
10/13/2010

 

Gates Foundation Funding Opportunity: Next Generation Learning Challenges seeks to dramatically improve college readiness and completion in the United States, especially among low-income young adults. NGLC will accomplish this by identifying ways that proven technology-enabled solutions can be scaled to address major barriers to student success.
10/12/2010

 

National Cancer Institute Funding Opportunity - Investigator Initiated Program Projects supports integrated, multiproject research programs involving a number of independent investigators who share knowledge and common resources while working towards a unifying overall scientific goal
10/12/2010

 

NSF Funding Opportunity - Statistics supports research in statistical theory and methods, including research in statistical methods for applications to any domain of science and engineering
10/8/2010 Whitehall Foundation Grant Programs in the Life Sciences emphasizes the support of young scientists at the beginning of their careers and productive senior scientists who wish to move into new fields of interest
10/8/2010 NSF Funding Opportunity: Discovery Research
K-12
seeks to enable significant advances in student and teacher learning of the STEM disciplines. Projects funded under this solicitation begin with a research question or hypothesis about how to improve preK-12 STEM learning and teaching and then develop, implement, and study effects of innovative educational resources, models, or technologies.
10/6/2010 NSF Funding Opportunity: Interdisciplinary Training for Undergraduates in Biological and Mathematical Sciences to enhance undergraduate education and training at the intersection of the biological and mathematical sciences and to better prepare undergraduate biology or mathematics students to pursue graduate study and careers in fields that integrate the mathematical and biological sciences
10/6/2010 Fulbright-Hays Faculty Research Abroad Fellowship Program provides opportunities to faculty members of institutions of higher education (IHEs) to engage in research abroad in modern foreign languages and area studies
10/5/2010

 

NSF Funding Opportunity - Developmental Systems

 

supports research aimed at understanding how interacting developmental processes give rise to the emergent properties of organisms
10/4/2010 Funding from The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention supports the work of investigators from all disciplines that contribute to our understanding of suicide and suicide prevention.
10/4/2010 NSF Funding Opportunity: Plant Genome Research Program to develop a basic knowledge of the structures and functions of plant genomes and translate this knowledge to a comprehensive understanding of all aspects of economically important plants and plant processes of potential economic value
10/4/2010 NSF Funding Opportunity - Strategic Technologies for CyberInfrastructure supports activities based on experimental/innovative hardware or software systems or other unique cyberinfrastructure activities that enable leading edge scientific and engineering research and education with broader impact realized across our entire society
10/4/2010 NSF Funding Opportunity - Biomaterials Emphasis is on novel design of biomaterials, including bioderived, bioinspired, biomimetic and biocompatible materials, discovery of new phenomena, and the combination of experiment with theory and/or simulation
9/30/2010 Grants to Improve the Administration of State Courts Program to improve the administration of justice in the state courts of the United States
9/29/2010 NSF Funding Opportunity - Physics at the Information Frontier provide support for physics proposals in three subareas: 1) computational physics, 2) information intensive physics, and 3) quantum information science and revolutionary computing
9/27/2010

 

NSF Funding Opportunity: Computing Education for the 21st Century seeks to increase computational competencies for all students, regardless of gender, race, ethnicity,disability status, or socioeconomic status, and regardless, too, of eventual career choices
9/22/2010 Horowitz Fooundation for Social Policy Funding Opportunty makes targeted grants for work in major areas of the social sciences, including anthropology, area studies, economics, political science, psychology, sociology, and urban studies, as well as newer areas such as evaluation research
9/22/2010 American Sociological Association Funding Opportunity provides opportunities for substantive and methodological breakthroughs, broaden the dissemination of scientific knowledge, and provide leverage for acquisition of additional research funds
9/22/2010

 

NSF Funding Opportunity: Paleo Perspectives on Climate Change seeks to utilize key geological, chemical, and biological records of climate system variability to provide insights into the mechanisms and rate of change that characterized Earth's past climate variability, the sensitivity of Earth's climate system to changes in forcing, and the response of key components of the Earth system to these changes.
8/23/2010

 

Funding Opportunity- Applied Mathematics - US National Science Foundation (NSF) supports mathematics research motivated by or having an effect on problems arising in science and engineering.
8/23/2010 Funding Opportunity - Analysis - US National Science Foundation (NSF) supports basic research in that area of mathematics whose roots can be traced to the calculus of Newton and Leibniz.
8/23/2010 Funding Opportunity - Foundations - US National Science Foundation (NSF) supports research in mathematical logic and the foundations of mathematics, including proof theory, recursion theory, model theory, set theory, and infinitary combinatorics
8/23/2010 NSF Funding Opportunity - Geometric Analysis supports research on differential geometry and its relation to partial differential equations and variational principles; aspects of global analysis, including the differential geometry of complex manifolds and geometric Lie group theory; geometric methods in modern mathematical physics; and geometry of convex sets, integral geometry, and related geometric topics.
8/20/2010 NSF Funding Opportunity: Transforming STEM Learning (TSL) combines interests and resources of separate programs in the Division of Research on Learning in Formal and Informal Settings (DRL) to explore the opportunities and challenges implied by innovative visions of the future for STEM learning
8/20/2010 NSf funding opportunity - Focused Research Groups in the Mathematical Sciences allows groups of researchers to respond to recognized scientific needs of pressing importance, to take advantage of current scientific opportunities, or to prepare the ground for anticipated significant scientific developments in the mathematical sciences.
8/18/2010

 

NSf Funding Opportunity: Social Computational Systems seeks to reveal new understanding about the properties that systems of people and computers together possess, and to develop theoretical and practical understandings of the purposeful design of systems to facilitate socially intelligent computing
8/17/2010 NSF Funding Opportunity: Information and Intelligent Systems - Core Programs IIS supports three core programs: Human Centered Computing (HCC), Information Integration and Informatics (III) and Robust Intelligence (RI)
8/17/2010 NSF Funding Opportunity: Computing and Communications Foundations supports research characterized by algorithmic thinking accompanied byrigorous analysis. Research on algorithms for problems that are central to computer science, as well as newtechniques for the rigorous mathematical analysis of such algorithms, is of interest.
8/17/2010 NSF Funding Opportunity: CISE - Cross Cutting Programs

seeks to develop science and engineering knowledge about these networks, yielding newscientific understanding about their complexity and informing their future design

8/17/2010 NSF Funding Opportunity - Computer and Network Systems

supports research and education projects that develop new knowledge in two core programs: The Computer Systems Research (CSR) program; and The Networking Technology and Systems (NeTS) program.

8/16/2010 NSF Funding Opportunity: Opportuniies for Enhancing Diversity in the Geosciences (OEDG) increases participation in the geosciences by African Americans, Hispanic Americans, Native Americans (American Indians and Alaskan Natives), Native Pacific Islanders (Polynesians or Micronesians), and persons with disabilities
7/27/2010

 

NSF Opportunity: Basic Research to Enable Agricultural Development (BREAD) supports innovative basic scientific research designed to address key constraints to smallholder agriculture in the developing world
7/22/2010

 

Collaborate Research Grants supports original research undertaken by a team of two or more scholars, for full-time or part-time activities for periods of at least one year up to a maximum of three years.
7/21/2010 Environmental Literacy Grants K-12 supports service-learning and professional development projects related to NOAA's mission in the areas of ocean, coastal, Great Lakes, weather and climate sciences and stewardship
7/19/2010

 

NOAA funding availability for Formal K-12 Education Projects advances inquiry-based Earth System Science learning and stewardship directly tied to the school curriculum, with a particular interest in increasing climate literacy.
7/12/2010

 

Funding opportunity - Off-Campus Community Service Program provides grants to institutions of higher education (IHEs) participating in the Federal Work-Study Program under title IV, part C of the Higher Education Act of 1965, as amended (HEA) to recruit and compensate students (including compensation for time spent in training and for travel) for part-time, off-campus employment directly related to community service
7/7/2010 NSF Funding Opportunity - Strategic Technologies for CyberInfrastructure supports activities that lead to innovative cyberinfrastructure but are not currently funded by other programs or solicitations
7/7/2010 NSF Funding Opportunity - Computing Research Infrastructure drives discovery and learning in the computing disciplines by supporting the creation, enhancement and operation of world-class computing research infrastructure
7/7/2010 US Dept of Education Funding Opportunity: Strengthening Institutions

provides grants to eligible institutions of higher education (IHEs) to help them become self sufficient and expand their capacity to serve low-income students, by providing funds to improve and strengthen the institution’s academic quality, institutional management and fiscal stability

7/7/2010 Funding Opportunity: Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency - Computer Science seeks junior faculty with research interest in computer science, to serve as Principal Investigators to explore novel ideas that lead to fundamental technological advances that benefit the US Department of Defense
7/1/2010

 

US Dept of Education Funding Opportunity: Transition Program for Students with Intellectual Disabilities into Higher Education support model demonstration programs that promote the successful transition of students with intellectual disabilities into higher education and to enable institutions of higher education (IHEs) (or consortia of institutions of higher education), to create or expand high quality inclusive model comprehensive transition and postsecondary programs for students with intellectual disabilities
7/1/2010

 

US Department of Ed funding opportunity: Teachers for a Competitive Tomorrow enables partnerships served by eligible recipients to develop and implement 2- or 3-year part-time master's degree programs in science, technology, engineering, mathematics, or critical foreign language education for teachers in order to enhance the teachers' content knowledge and pedagogical skills; or to develop and implement programs for professionals in science, technology, engineering, mathematics, or critical foreign language education that lead to a master's degree in teaching that results in teacher certification

6/28/2010

 

NSF Funding Opportunity: Science, Technology, and Society   (STS) considers proposals that examine historical, philosophical, and sociological questions that arise in connection with science, engineering, and technology, and their respective interactions with society
6/15/2010

 

Fund for the Improvement of Post-Secondary Education Grants supports reforms, innovations, and significant improvements of postsecondary education that respond to problems of national significance and serve as national models
6/15/2010

 

Funding Opportunity: Personnel Development to Improve Services and Results for Children with Disabilities

helps address State-identified needs for highly qualified personnel-in special education, related services, early intervention, and regular education-to work with children, including infants and toddlers, with disabilities

6/15/2010

 

Funding Opportunity: Fund for the Improvement of Post-Secondary Education - FIPSE supports innovative grants and cooperative agreements to improve postsecondary education
6/14/2010 NSF Funding Opportunity: Computer and Network Systems (CNS): Core Programs supports research and education activities that invent new computing and networking technologies and that explore new ways to make use of existing technologies
6/14/2010 NSF Funding Opportunity: Computing and Communication Foundations (CCF): Core Programs supports research and education projects that explore the foundations of computing and communication devices and their usage
6/9/2010 NSF Funding Opportunity: Opportunities for Promoting Understanding through Synthesis awards target investigators who have, over time,produced important papers from a series of related research projects, but have not yet integrated that series in a single synthesis
6/9/2010 NSF Funding Opportunity: Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Talent Expansion Program Centers (STEP Centers) allows a group of faculty representing a cross section of institutions of higher education to identify a national challenge or opportunity in undergraduate education in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) and to propose a comprehensive and coordinated set of activities that will be carried out to address that challenge or opportunity within a national context.
6/7/2010

 

Committee for Research and Exploration Grant Application, Grant Information -- National Geographic awards grants for scientific field research and exploration through its Committee for Research and Exploration. All proposed projects must have both a geographical dimension and relevance to other scientific fields and be of broad scientific interest.
6/2/2010

 

ALA Funding Opportunity supports five reading, viewing and discussion programs featuring the documentary “Louisa May Alcott: The Woman Behind Little Women” and the companion biography of the same name
5/26/2010

 

 

NSF Funding Opportunity: Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program for junior faculty encourages submission of CAREER proposals from junior faculty members at all CAREER-eligible organizations and especially encourages women, members of underrepresented minority groups, and persons with disabilities to apply
5/24/2010 NSF Funding Opportunity: Chemistry Research Instrumentation and Facilities: Departmental Multi-User Instrumentation encourages investigators to exploit advances in networking, web-based tools and other facets of cyberinfrastructure inorder to facilitate broader access to the requested instrumentation
5/24/2010 NSF Funding Opportunity: Informal Science Education seeks to build the theoretical and empirical foundations for effective informal STEM learning; to advance the assessment of such learning; and to support the application of innovative methods to address questions of importance to those who live or work in informal science education settings
5/11/2010

 

NSF Funding Opportunity - Graduate STEM Fellows in K-12 provides funding for graduate students in NSF-supported science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) disciplines to bring their leading research practice and findings into K-12 learning settings
5/10/2010

 

NSF Proposal Announcement: Instrument Development for Biological Research (IDBR) supports the development of instrumentation that addresses demonstrated needs in biological research, in areas supported by NSF Biology programs (see http://www.nsf.gov/bio)
4/28/2010

 

Smith Richardson Foundation Funding Opportunity supports junior faculty research on American foreign policy, international relations, international security, military policy, and diplomatic and military history
4/27/2010 NSF Funding Opportunity: Earth Sciences: Instrumentation and Facilities allows for submission of a proposal for Acquisition or Upgrade of Research Equipment that includes budget line items associated with support of a new full-time technician who will be dedicated to manage the instrument(s) being requested
4/26/2010 NSF Funding Opportunity: Geoscience Education seeks to increase public understanding of Earth system science and foster recruitment, training and retention of a diverse and skilled geoscience workforce for the future
4/22/2010 Funding Opportunity from the Bureau of Justice Statistics focuses on criminal appeals disposed in calendar year 2010 and aims to obtain information on certain key case characteristics, including the types of criminal cases appealed to state intermediate appellate courts and courts of last resort, in addition to the disposition of criminal appeals, appellate case processing time, and the impact of appellate litigation on trial court outcomes
4/19/2010

 

Funding Opportunity from the National Institute of Justice seeks proposals to conduct research to improve understanding of current eyewitness identification practices and advance the current body of knowledge regarding how law enforcement policies and operations at the State and local levels may impact eyewitness identification outcomes

4/15/2010

 

IES Proposal Request: Analysis of Longitudinal Data to Support State and Local Education Reform solicits projects to explore the relations between education outcomes and malleable factors (i.e., factors that can be changed, such as child behaviors, teachers' practices, school management practices, and education policies), as well as mediators or moderators of those relations

4/15/2010

 

NEH Funding Opportunity: Humanities Collections and Reference Resources supports projects that provide an essential foundation for scholarship, education, and public programming in the humanities

4/15/2010

 

NSF Funding Opportunity - Long Term Research in Environmental Biology (LTREB) encourage the submission of proposals that generate extended time series of biological and environmental data to address ecological and evolutionary processes and resolve important issues in organismal and environmental biology
4/14/2010 Funding Opportunity from the Bureau of Justice Statistics seeking proposals to obtain a data collection agent for the 2010 National Survey of Prosecutors (NSP-10). The NSP-10, will focus on the administration of prosecution activities and the emerging types of cases and knowledge from a nationally representative sample of approximately 475 prosecutor offices that handle felony cases in state court
4/13/2010

 

National Institute of Justice Funding Opportunity seeking proposals to conduct process and outcome evaluations on programs aimed at reducing gang membership and gang-related crime and violence for both adults and juveniles
4/13/2010

 

NSF Funding Opportunity: Broadening Participation in Computing aims to significantly increase the number of U.S. citizens and permanent residents receiving post secondary degrees in the computing disciplines, with an emphasis on students from communities with longstanding underrepresentation in computing
4/12/2010

 

Bureau of Justice Statistics Funding Opportunity seeking proposals to examine the problem of elder abuse, mistreatment, and neglect through the collection of data on cases of suspected elder abuse referred to Adult Protective Services (APS) agencies and cases reported to local law enforcement
4/12/2010

 

Department of Justice Funding Opportunity seeking proposals to carry out a new research program that should explore the developmental patterns and correlates of recidivism in the data collected by the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth 1997 (NLSY97)
4/12/2010

 

NSF Opportunity: Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program for Junior Faculty emphasizes the importance the Foundation places on the early development of academic careers dedicated to stimulating the discovery process in which the excitement of research is enhanced by inspired teaching and enthusiastic learning
3/26/2010

 

Preservation and Access Education and Training Grants supports educational programs that prepare the next generation of conservators and preservation professionals, as well as projects that introduce the staff of cultural institutions to new information and advances in preservation and access practices
3/17/2010

 

NSF Funding Opportunity - Computing in the Cloud provides the science and engineering communities with the opportunity to leverage highly-scalable cloud computing platforms to conduct research and education activities in cloud computing and data-intensivecomputing, and their applications
3/11/2010

 

Save America's Treasures Grants grants are available for preservation and/or conservation work on nationally significant intellectual and cultural artifacts and historic structures and sites
3/9/2010 Enhancing Developmental Biology Research at Undergraduate Institutions Academic Research Enhancement Award invites grant applications to strengthen the developmental biology research environment at educational institutions that provide baccalaureate or advanced degrees, but that have not been major recipients of NIH support
3/8/2010 USDOE Funding Opportunity - Language Resource Centers provides grants to institutions of higher education to establish, strengthen, and operate centers that serve as resources for improving the Nation's capacity for teaching and learning foreign languages

3/4/2010

 

Funding opportunity from the Bureau of Justice Assistance program's primary objective is to prevent delinquency, youth violence, and gang membership. G.R.E.A.T. lessons provide life skills to students to help them avoid engaging in delinquent behavior and violence to solve problems
3/4/2010 Department of Justice Funding Opportunity represents an opportunity to integrate approaches from a variety of disciplines to inform sentencing and community corrections policies and practices
3/4/2010 MARC Undergraduate Student Training in Academic Research (U-STAR) National Research Service Award (NRSA) Institutional Research Training Grant supports efforts to strengthen the science/math course curricula, pedagogical skills of faculty, and biomedical research training at institutions with significant enrollments of students from underrepresented groups
3/3/2010 NSF Proposal Opportunity: Climate Change Education seeks to establish a coordinated national network of regionally- or thematically-based partnerships devoted to increasing the adoption of effective, high quality educational programs and resources related to the science of climate change and its impacts
3/1/2010

 

NSF Funding Opportunity: Transforming Undergraduate Education in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (TUES) supports efforts to create, adapt, and disseminate new learning materials and teaching strategies to reflect advances both in STEM disciplines and in what is known about teaching and learning
2/25/2010 Funding Opportunity from the Office of Juvenile Justice and Deliquency Prevention supports multiple research methods that together will comprehensively measure the scope and nature of the nation’s missing children problem and estimate the number of missing children recovered each year
2/25/2010 Funding from the International Psychoanalytical Association $1,000 will be awarded to an essay that explicates, expands and/or extends the seminal work of Frances Tustin in the area of the psychoanalytic treatment of autistic spectrum disorders in children and autistic states in adults
2/23/2010

 

NASA Funding Opportunity - Global Climate Change Education solicits proposals for the third year of the NASA Global Climate Change Education (GCCE) project. The GCCE project extends the results of NASA's Earth Science Program to the education community by sponsoring unique and stimulating opportunities for global climate and Earth system science education.
2/19/2010

Special Education Research Grants provides parents, educators, students, researchers, policymakers, and the general public with reliable and valid information about education practices that support learning and improve academic achievement and access to education opportunities for all students
2/18/2010 Funding Opportunity- Developmental and Learning Sciences - US National Science Foundation (NSF)

supports fundamental research that increases our understanding of cognitive, linguistic, social, cultural, and biological processes related to children's and adolescents' development and learning

2/17/2010 US Department of Education Funding Opportunity - School Leadership designed to assist high-need local educational agencies (LEAs) in recruiting and training principals (including assistant principals)
2/17/2010 Spencer Foundation Funding Opportunities requesting proposals for education research in the following areas: Education and Social Opportunities, Teaching, Learning and Instructional Resources, Organizational Learning, Purpose and Values of Education, Field-Initiated Proposals
2/9/2010

 

NSF Funding Opportunity: Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program provides funding to institutions of higher education to provide scholarships, stipends, and programmatic support to recruit and prepare STEM majors and professionals to become K-12 teachers
2/9/2010

 

NSF Funding Opportunity: Proactive Recruitment in Science and Mathematics (PRISM) supports projects that aim to improve the freshman and sophomore experience in mathematics and science through student involvement in research activities and the creation of a sense of belonging to a scientific community.
2/9/2010

 

NSF Funding Opportunity - GeoScience seeks to increase public understanding of Earth system science and foster recruitment,training and retention of a diverse and skilled geoscience workforce for the future
2/5/2010 NIJ/DOJ Funding Opportunity is interested in funding multiple projects in support of criminal justice researcher-practitioner partnerships as well as capturing, in detail, relevant accounts of previous and current criminal justice researcher-practitioner collaborations
2/5/2010 IES Funding Opportunity the intent of these grants is to provide national leadership in expanding fundamental knowledge and understanding of education from early childhood education through postsecondary and adult education
2/1/2010 Institute of Education Sciences proposal request supports national research and development centers (R&D Centers) that are intended to contribute significantly to the solution of education problems in the United States by engaging in research, development, evaluation, and national leadership activities aimed at improving the education system, and ultimately, student achievement.
2/1/2010 Funding Opportunity - Evaluation of State and Local Education Programs and Policies provides support for rigorous evaluations of education programs or policies that are implemented by State or local education agencies
1/22/2010

 

NSF Funding Opportunity: Major Research Instrumentation Program seeks to improve the quality and expand the scope of research and research training in science and engineering, by providing shared instrumentation that fosters the integration of research and education in research-intensive learning environments
1/21/2010

 

HRSA Grant Opportunity: Faculty Development: Integrated Technology into Nursing Education and Practice Initiative provides support to nursing collaboratives for faculty development in the use of information and other technologies in order to expand the capacity of collegiate schools of nursing to educate students for 21st century health care practice
1/20/2010

 

 

NEA - Grants for Arts Projects: Learning in the Arts for Children and Youth offers funding for projects that help children and youth acquire knowledge and understanding of and skills in the arts
1/20/2010

 

NEA Grants for Arts Projects: Challenge America Fast-Track offers support primarily to small and mid-sized organizations for projects that extend the reach of the arts to underserved populations -- those whose opportunities to experience the arts are limited by geography, ethnicity, economics, or disability
1/19/2010 NSF Funding Opportunity - Advancing Theory in Biology supports the development of new theoretical approaches that will improve our understanding of general biological principles that account for phenomena that occur independently across levels of biological organization
1/19/2010 NOAA Office of Education Funding Opportunities supports applications for informal/nonformal science education projects that engage the public in activities that utilize emerging and/or advanced technologies and leverage NOAA assets to improve understanding and stewardship of the local and global environment
1/19/2010 Research Corporation for Science Advancement - Single Investigator Awards- Cotrell College Science Awards supports research in astronomy, chemistry, physics and closely related fields that significantly overlap with research in these three disciplines at public and private, predominantly undergraduate colleges
1/15/2010 NSF Funding Opportunity: Advancing Theory in Biology invites proposals that develop theory at the organismal level, and particularly in developmental biology or physiology, as one of the focal levels of biological organization
1/12/2010

 

Interdisciplinary Training for Undergraduates in the Biological and Mathematical Sciences to enhance undergraduate education and training at the intersection of the biological and mathematical sciences and to better prepare undergraduate biology or mathematics students to pursue graduate study and careers in fields that integrate the mathematical and biological sciences
1/12/2010

 

NSF Funding Opportunity - Earth Sciences supports meritorious requests for infrastructurethat promotes research and education in areas traditionally supported by the Division
1/11/2010

 

Funding Opportunity- Perception, Action & Cognition - US National Science Foundation (NSF) encompasses a wide range of theoretical perspectives, such as symbolic computation, connectionism, ecological, nonlinear dynamics, and complex systems, and a variety of methodologies including both experimental studies and modeling
1/11/2010

 

NSF Funding Opportunity: Science, Technology and Society (STS) considers proposals that examine historical, philosophical, and sociological questions that arise in connection with science, engineering, and technology, and their respective interactions with society
1/11/2010

 

NIH Funding Opportunity: Academic Research Enhancement Award (Parent R15) stimulates research in educational institutions that provide baccalaureate or advanced degrees for a significant number of the Nation's research scientists, but that have not been major recipients of NIH support
12/212009

 

National and Community Service Notice of Funds Availability supports institutions of higher education that use innovative service-learning programming to meet the needs of local communities
12/17/2009 NEH Funding Opportunity supports series of one-week residence-based workshops for a national audience of K-12 and community college educators. NEH Landmarks of American History and Culture workshops use historic sites to address central themes and issues in American history, government, literature, art, music, and other related subjects in the humanities
12/16/2009 NSF Funding - Cellular Systems Cluster supports research, across all taxa, into the structure and organization of cells and the dynamics of cellular processes
12/16/2009 NSF Funding Opportunity - Course, Curriculum and Laboratory Improvement funds projects that develop faculty expertise, implement educational innovations, assess learning and evaluate innovations, prepare K-12 teachers, or conduct research on STEM teaching and learning
12/9/2009

 

NSF Funding Opportunity: Geoscience Education seeks to increase public understanding of Earth system science and foster recruitment, training and retention of a diverse and skilled geoscience workforce for the future
12/9/2009 NARA: Publishing Historical Records Grant Announcement supports projects that promote supports projects that promote the preservation and use of America's documentary heritage essential to understanding our democracy, history, and culture
12/9/2009 NARA Electronic Records Projects Grant Announcement eeks proposals that will increase the capacity of archival repositories to create electronic records archives that preserve records of enduring historical value
12/9/2009 Digitizing Historical Records Grant Announcement supports projects that promote the preservation and use of America's documentary heritage essential to understanding our democracy, history, and culture
12/9/2009 NSF Funding Opportunity - Proactive Recruitment in Introductory Science and Mathematics seeks proposals to improve the lower-division undergraduate (freshman and sophomore) experience in mathematics and statistics, better preparing undergraduates tomajor in science, engineering, mathematics, and statistics
12/1/2009

 

Long Term Research in Environmental Biology (LTREB) NSF Funding Opportunity encourages the submission of proposals aimed at generating extended time series of biological and environmental data that address ecological and evolutionary processes aimed at resolving important issues in environmental biology
11/24/2009

 

Real Estate Research Institute Funding Opportunity encourages and supports the development of new real estate researchers among junior faculty and graduate students
11/24/2009

 

American Psychological Foundation Funding Opportunity seeks to support research, education, and intervention projects and programs that use psychology to solve social problems
11/19/2009

 

NSF funding opportunity: Cyber-Enabled Discovery seeks ambitious, transformative, multidisciplinary research proposals within or across the following three thematic areas: From Data to Knowledge, Understanding Complexity in Natural, Built, and Social Systems, and Virtual Organizations
11/18/2009 NSF Funding Opportunity - Chemistry Research Experiences for Undergraduates - US National Science Foundation (NSF) features two mechanisms for support of student research: (1) REU Sites are based on independent proposals to initiate and conduct projects that engage a number of students in research.(2) REU Supplements may be requested for ongoing NSF-funded research projects or may be included as a component of proposals for new or renewal NSF grants or cooperative agreements.
11/17/2009 NSF Funding Opportunity - Genes and Genome Systems Cluster supports studies on the structure, function and evolution of genes and genomes in prokaryotes, eukaryotes, phages, and viruses.
11/17/2009 NSF Funding Opportunity - Ecosystem Science supports investigations of whole-system ecological processes and relationships across a diversity of spatial and temporal (including paleo) scales
11/13/2009

 

NSF Funding Opportunity - Condensed Matter and Materials Theory supports fundamental research that advances conceptual, analytical, and computational techniques for materials research.
11/13/2009 NSF Funding Opportunity - Condensed Matter Physics supports experimental, as well as combined experiment and theory projects investigating the fundamental physics behind phenomena exhibited by condensed matter systems.
11/13/2009 NSF Funding Opportunity - Developmental Systems supports research aimed at understanding how interacting developmental processes give rise to the emergent properties of organisms.
11/13/2009 National Science Foundation Funding Opportunity: Developmental and Learning Sciences supports fundamental research that increases our understanding of cognitive, linguistic, social, cultural, and biological processes related to children's and adolescents' development and learning.
11/13/2009 NSF Funding Opportunity - Multidisciplinary- Biomolecular Systems Cluster emphasizes the importance of multi-disciplinary research carried out at the interfaces of biology, physics, chemistry, mathematics and computer science, and engineering.
11/10/2009

 

Funding Opportunity- Geophysics - US National Science Foundation (NSF) topics include seismicity, seismic wave propagation, and the nature and occurrence of earthquakes; the earth's magnetic, gravity, and electrical fields; the earth's thermal structure; and geodynamics.
11/05/2009

 

Graduate Fellowships graduate students will participate in collaborative research experiences with interdisciplinary faculty teams focused on urbanization, forest ecosystem management, and climate change.
11/05/2009

 

National Science Foundation -Social Psychology supports basic research on human social behavior, including cultural differences and development over the life span. 
11/04/2009 HRSA Funding to strengthen the capacity for nurse education, practice and retention to address the registered nursing shortage.
11/04/2009 Environmental Education Grants/US EPA supports environmental education projects that enhance the public's awareness, knowledge, and skills to help people make informed decisions that affect environmental quality.
10/30/2009 National Institute of Corrections Funding Opportunity to design, develop, field test and revise, as needed, a training curriculum that will provide a multi-disciplinary staff in state correctional agencies and prison systems the competencies, skills and tools to leverage the performance of their operations and demonstrate efficient, effective, safe and secure practices for staff, inmates and the general public. 
10/29/2009 NEA/PI Funding Opportunity seeks to address the Obama Administration’s commitment to supporting the women of the Middle East and North Africa in their efforts to reach their full potential.
10/28/2009 State Justice Institute Funding Opportunity awards grants that benefit the nation’s judicial system and the public it serves. SJI has five different grant programs: Project Grants, Technical Assistance Grants, Curriculum Adaptation and Training (CAT) Grants, Partner Grants, and Strategic Initiatives Grants.
10/28/2009 American Sociological Association Funding provides scholars with “seed money” innovative research that has the potential for challenging the discipline, stimulating new lines of research, and creating new networks of scientific collaboration.
10/27/2009 Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Nurse Faculty Scholars aims to strengthen the academic productivity and overall excellence of nursing schools by providing mentorship, leadership training and salary and research support to young faculty. 

10/26/2009

 

Funding Opportunity - US Department of Education - Student Support to increase the number of disadvantaged low-income college students, first generation college students, and college students with disabilities in the United States who successfully complete a program of study at the postsecondary level

10/19/2009

 

NSF Funding: Astronomy and Astrophysics Research provides individual investigator and collaborative research grants for observational, theoretical, laboratory and archival data studies in all areas of astronomy and astrophysics
10/16/2009 NSF - Environment, Society, and the Economy (ESE) Initiative seeking to promote interdisciplinary collaborations and integrative research that link the geosciences and the social and behavioral sciences in new and vital ways

10/9/2009

 

NSF Funding Opportunities: Statistics and Probability supports research in statistical theory and methods, including research in statistical methods for applications to any domain of science and engineering.
10/8/2009 National Council on Public History Award seeks works about or growing out of public history theory, study, or practice, or that have compelling implications for the same
10/8/2009 Outstanding Public History Award recognizes excellence in work completed within the previous two calendar years (2008 and 2009) that contributes to a broader public reflection and appreciation of the past or that serves as a model of professional public history practice. 

10/06/09

NSF Funding Opportunity - Enhancing Diversity in the Geosciences the program is designed to address the fact that certain groups are underrepresented in the geosciences relative to the proportions of those groups in the general population
9/23/2009

 

NSF Funding Opportunity: Research Experiences for Undergraduates supports active research participation by undergraduate students in any of the areas of research funded by the National Science Foundation
9/23/2009

 

Academic Research Enhancement Award intended to create a research opportunity for scientists and institutions otherwise unlikely to participate extensively in NIH programs to support the Nation's biomedical and behavioral research effort
9/16/2009

 

Methodology, Measurement, and Statistics Funding Opportunity seeks proposals that are methodologically innovative, grounded in theory, and have potential utility for multiple fields within the social and behavioral sciences
9/16/2009 Law and Social Sciences Funding Opportunity supports social scientific studies of law and law-like systems of rules, institutions, processes, and behaviors
9/16/2009 Sociology funding opportunity from NSF supports basic research on all forms of human social organization -- societies, institutions, groups and demography -- and processes of individual and institutional change
9/15/2009 NSF Funding Opportunity - Creative IT solicits proposals for projects that explore synergistic cross disciplinary research in creativity and computer science and information technology

9/2/2009

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation - Grand Challenges Explorations a US $100 million initiative to encourage unconventional global health solutions

9/1/2009

 

Evaluating Innovations in Nursing Education - RWJF supports evaluations of interventions that expand teaching capacity or promote faculty recruitment and retention in nursing schools
9/1/2009 NSF Funding Opportunity - Theoretical Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics supports theoretical and computational research in all areas of atomic structure, the molecular structure of small molecules, electron, and atomic collisions, photoionization and photodetachment of electrons from atoms and small molecules, time-dependent interactions with atoms and small molecules, quantum optics, ultracold phenomena in Bose and Fermi gases, and quantum information
9/1/2009 NSF Funding Opportunity - Theoretical Physics supports the development of qualitative and quantitative understanding of fundamental physical systems, ranging from the most elementary constituents of matter through nuclei and atoms to astrophysical objects and the cosmos
8/31/2009 NSF Funding Opportunity: Climate Process Modeling Teams to speed development of global coupled climate models by bringing together theoreticians, observationalists, process modelers and the large modeling centers to concentrate on the leading problemsfacing models
8/17/2009
Funding Announcement from the NEH supports the preparation of editions and translations of pre-existing texts and documents that are currently inaccessible or available in inadequate editions

8/4/2009

 

Funding Announcement from NSF supports scientific research directed at advancing understanding of innovation and organizational phenomena
7/30/2009 NSF Funding Opportunity: Focused Research Groups in the Mathematical Sciences (FRG) supports work by groups of three or
more researchers to respond to recognized scientific needs of pressing
importance, to take advantage of current scientific opportunities, or to
prepare and solidify the ground for anticipated scientific developments
in the mathematical sciences
7/29/2009 NSF Funding Opportunity - Research Experiences for Undergraduates supports active research participation by undergraduate students in any of the areas of research funded by the National Science Foundation

7/23/2009

 

Research Corporation for Science Advancement - Cottrell College Science Awards supports research in astronomy, chemistry, physics and closely related fields that significantly overlap with research in these three disciplines at public and private, predominantly undergraduate colleges
7/20/2009

NSF Economics Funding Opportunity supports research designed to improve the understanding of the processes and institutions of the U.S. economy and of the world system of which it is a part

7/20/2009

 

NSF Funding Opportunity - Decision, Risk and Management Sciences program supports scientific research directed at increasing the understanding and effectiveness of decision making by individuals, groups, organizations, and society

7/20/2009


NSF Funding - Geography and Spatial Sciences sponsors research on the
geographic distributions and interactions of human, physical, and biotic systems on the Earth's surface
7/15/2009 Cheiron Book Prize Announcement eligible works for the 2010 Cheiron Book Prize include original book-length historical studies, written in English and published during the period 1 January 2006 through 31 December 2009
7/13/2009 NSF Funding Opportunity: Creative IT solicits proposals for projects that explore synergistic cross disciplinary research in creativity and computer science and information technology. Information technology is playing an increasing role in extending the capability of human creative thinking and problem solving
7/8/2009 Funding Opportunity - Early Career Research Program supports the development of individual research programs of outstanding scientists early in their careers and to stimulate research careers in the areas supported by the DOE Office of Science
6/29/2009 NEH Funding Opportunity supports projects in the humanities that explore stories, ideas, and beliefs that deepen our understanding of our lives and our world
6/29/2009 Minority Access to Research Careers Ancillary Training Activities supports scientific conferences, scientific short courses or other well-defined ancillary training activities that further the involvement of minorities toward biomedical careers
6/23/2009 New Funding Opportunity Through HRSA supports applied research relating to maternal and child health services, which show promise of substantial contribution to the advancement of the current knowledge pool
6/23/2009 NSF Funding - Math and Science Partnership supports innovative partnerships to improve K-12 student achievement in mathematics and science
6/23/2009 Funding Opportunity - Chronically low-performing schools research to increase research efforts to improve chronically low-performing schools
6/22/2009 NSF Funding Opportunity - STEM Scholarships makes grants to institutions of higher education to support scholarships for academically talented, financially needy students, enabling them to enter the workforce following completion of an associate; baccalaureate; or graduate-level degree in science and engineering disciplines
6/8/2009

 

EEL Research Grant Opportunity to contribute to improvement of academic achievement in reading, writing, mathematics, or science, as well as other school outcomes
6/3/2009 Election Assistance Commission Funding Opportunity to recruit, train, and support college students to assist state and local governments in the administration of elections by serving as nonpartisan poll workers or assistants
6/3/2009 New Cross-Disciplinary Funding Opportunity supports scientific research directed at advancing understanding of innovation and organizational phenomena
6/3/2009 Sociology Funding Opportunity supports basic research on all forms of human social organization -- societies, institutions, groups and demography -- and processes of individual and institutional change.
6/3/2009 NIDCD Funding Opportunity - Improving Interventions for Communication Disorders to develop new or enhanced diagnostic, intervention and treatment paradigms with potential for widespread, cost-effective application in the NIDCD mission areas of hearing, balance, smell, taste, voice, speech and language.
6/3/2009 NIH Funding Opportunity - Improving Intervention Possibilities for Communication Disorders to identify and develop new methodologies and insights into the basic biology of the communication sciences that will have the future potential for clinical and translational application but which are still at the preliminary exploratory stage. 
6/2/2009 Election Assistance Commission Funding Opportunity to recruit, train, and support college students to assist state and local governments in the administration of elections by serving as nonpartisan poll workers or assistants

5/11/2009

 

NSF Funding Opportunity - Academic Research Infrastructure Program to enhance the Nation's existing research facilities so that they provide next-generation research infrastructure and facilitate the integration of researchers with shared resources such as remote instruments and research platforms, data repositories, and national computing facilities

5/11/2009

 

NSF Funding Opportunity - Major Research Instrumentation seeks to improve the quality and expand the scope of research and research training in science and engineering, by providing shared instrumentation that fosters the integration of research and education in research-intensive learning environments.