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Miscellaneous


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
NIOSH Support for Conferences and Scientific Meetings (U13)
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=256754

The purpose of this program is to support high quality and impact scientific conferences/meetings that are relevant to NIOSH’s scientific mission, program priorities, and to the public health. The mission of NIOSH is to generate new knowledge in the field of occupational safety and health and to transfer that knowledge into practice for the betterment of workers.

Standard application dates apply. See solicitation for details.

Department of Homeland Security
DHS S&T Long Range Broad Agency Announcement
https://www.fbo.gov/index?s=opportunity&mode=form&id=5f2eabdf6207bf8e46a7b2102ad26e66&tab=core&_cview=0

White papers will be accepted until December 31, 2018.

DOD
2015 Broad Agency Announcement
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=272608

The U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC) has issued a Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) for various research and development topic areas. The ERDC is responsible for conducting research in the broad fields of hydraulics, dredging, coastal engineering, instrumentation, oceanography, remote sensing, geotechnical engineering, earthquake engineering, soil effects, vehicle mobility, self-contained munitions, military engineering, geophysics, pavements, protective structures, aquatic plants, water quality, dredged material, treatment of hazardous waste, wetlands, physical/mechanical/chemical properties of snow and other frozen precipitation, infrastructure and environmental issues for installations, computer science, telecommunications management, energy, facilities maintenance, materials and structures, engineering processes, environmental processes, land and heritage conservation, and ecological processes.

Proposal will be accepted at any time.

DOD
A-ARL Core BAA for Basic and Applied Scientific Research for Fiscal Years 2012 through 2017
https://www.fbo.gov/notices/21ccd0a9c68f6f0258eff0c6c4218946

Proposals are sought for research in materials sciences; ballistics and aeromechanics sciences; information sciences; human sciences; survivability, lethality, and vulnerability analysis and assessment; chemistry; electronics; physics; environmental sciences; life sciences; mechanical sciences; mathematical sciences; and computing sciences and network sciences.

Applications will be accepted on a continuing basis until March 31, 2017.

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Agriculture and Rural Development


FDA
Integrated Food Safety System Online Collaboration Development (U18)
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=276447
Application Deadline: 07/15/2015

Funds will be used to expedite program development to support critical federal-state collaboration necessary to plan and implement an integrated food safety system.

Nebraska Beef Council
FY2015-2016 Call for Authorization Requests
https://nugrant.unl.edu/fundingOpps/singleOpportunity?VCRFundingOpID=7042
The Nebraska Beef Council has issued its Fiscal Year 2015/2016 call for Authorization Requests. Interested faculty and staff should work with their respective Business Center and IANR Finance and Personnel during the proposal routing process. Finance and Personnel requests that all proposals be routed in NUgrant by close of business Thursday, July 9 to allow time for reviews and approvals prior to the Monday, July 13 deadline.
 
To request a copy of the Authorization Request Letter, Request Form, and 2015-16 Strategic Priorities, please contact Tisha Mullen at tgilreathmullen2@unl.edu.
USDA
AFRI - Water for Agriculture Challenge Area
http://www.nifa.usda.gov/funding/rfas/pdfs/fy2015_afri_water.pdf
Application Deadline: 07/16/2015

Applications funded through this solicitation will help solve critical water problems in rural and agricultural watersheds across the United States.

USDA
Agriculture Risk Management Education Partnerships (ARME) Competitive Grants Program
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=276975
Application Deadline: 07/06/2015

The primary purpose of this program is to provide U.S. agricultural producers and their families with the knowledge, skills, and tools needed to make informed risk management decisions that enhance profitability of their operations.

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Arts and Humanities


Center for Craft, Creativity & Design
Craft Research Fund
http://www.craftcreativitydesign.org/grants/craft-research-fund/

The goals of this program are to explore the inter-relationship among craft, art, design, and contemporary culture; support innovative research on critical issues in craft theory and history; foster new cross-disciplinary approaches to scholarship in the craft field in the United States; and advance investigation of neglected questions on craft history and criticism in the United States.

Exhibition Research Grants, Project Grants, and Graduate Research Grants are due October 9, 2015; Travel Grants are due October 30, 2015.

Chamber Music America
Presenter Consortium for Jazz
http://www.chamber-music.org/programs/jazz/grants#l35373
Application Deadline: 10/30/2015

The program provides support to consortiums of U.S. presenters that collectively engage up to three professional U.S. jazz ensembles to perform at each presenter’s venue. Each presenter (i.e., organization) may apply with only one consortium per grant period.             

Hagley Center for the History of Business, Technology and Society
Exploratory Research Grants and Henry Belin du Pont Research Grants
http://www.hagley.org/library-grants

These grants support study and research at the Hagley Museaum and Library, which focuses on the unfolding history of American business, technology, and innovation and its impact on the world. Exploratory Research Grants support one-week visits by scholars who need the opportunity to explore the collections on-site to determine if a Henry Belin du Pont research grant application is warranted, which enable scholars to pursue advanced research in Hagley’s collections for periods of up to eight weeks.

Applications are due June 30, October 31, or March 31.

Harry S. Truman Library Institute
Research Grant
http://trumanlibraryinstitute.org/research-grants/research-grants/
Application Deadline: 10/01/2015

Research grants enable graduate students, post-doctoral scholars, and other researchers to research at the Harry S. Truman Library and museum. The grants provide assistance to scholars whose contributions illuminate the critical issues of Truman’s presidency and legacy.

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Conservation and the Environment


EPA
Pesticide Safety Resource Projects
http://www.epa.gov/pesticides/grants/rfa-epa-opp-2015-004.pdf
Application Deadline: 07/12/2015

The cooperative agreement awarded under this program is intended to provide support for the development, revision, or updating of pesticide safety resources for use by partners and stakeholders. The selected recipient will work with the Environmental Protection Agency, partners, and stakeholders to identify resource needs and subject matter experts, and will manage or carry out the development, printing, or electronic posting of resources.

Education and Outreach


Administration for Children and Families
Healthy Marriage and Relationship Education Grants
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=276477
Application Deadline: 07/07/2015

Grants awarded under this announcement will support programs that have the capacity and proven record in providing a broad range of marriage and relationship skills training. To address the multiple barriers faced by individuals, couples, partners, and families, programs will provide healthy marriage and relationship skills designed to change behaviors of individuals and move families towards economic self-sufficiency.

Administration for Children and Families
National Center for Afterschool and Summer Enrichment
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=276672
Application Deadline: 07/20/2015

The National Center on Afterschool and Summer Enrichment will develop and disseminate high-quality, research-informed resources and provide training and technical assistance to states, territories, and Tribes to support expanded access to and supply of high quality afterschool and summer programs that foster children's development and learning, especially for low-income children and families.  

Administration for Children and Families
National Center for Healthy Marriage and Relationship Education
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=276479
Application Deadline: 07/07/2015

The cooperative agreement awarded under this announcement will support the development, implementation, and management of a national resource center for healthy marriage and relationship education. The Resource Center will gather, develop and disseminate information and research related to promoting healthy marriage through a range of activities.

Administration for Children and Families
National Center on Parent, Family and Community Engagement
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=276671
Application Deadline: 07/20/2015

The Center will disseminate high-quality, research-informed resources and provide training and technical assistance associated with family well-being, effective family and community engagement, and children's school readiness. 

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Engineering and Technology


Department of Commerce
Measurement Science and Engineering (MSE) Research Grant Programs
http://www.nist.gov/director/upload/20150604-FY15-MSE-FFO.pdf

The Material Measurement Laboratory (MML) Grant Program provides financial assistance to support the conduct of research or a recipient's portion of collaborative research in the following fields: materials science and engineering, materials measurement science, biosystems and biomaterials, biomolecular measurements, chemical sciences, and applied chemicals and materials.

With the exception of the Fire Research Grant Program, applications will be considered on a continuing/rolling basis. 

Department of Energy
Applications for Technologies Directed at Capturing Carbon Dioxide from Low Concentration Sources to Support the Coal Industry
https://nugrant.unl.edu/fundingOpps/singleOpportunity?VCRFundingOpID=6954
Application Deadline: 08/03/2015

Applications are sought for cost-effective carbon dioxide (CO2) capture or conversion solutions for coal-relevant applications as part of an all-of-the-above climate strategy. Proposed technologies should mitigate CO2 from coal-relevant gases with CO2 concentrations of less than one volume percent at the laboratory scale on simulated gas.

For a copy of this solicitation, email Tiffany Lee at tlee9@unl.edu.

Department of Energy
Dynamic Distributed Resource Management (DDRM)
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=276407
Application Deadline: 07/06/2015

The purpose of this program is to solicit applications for basic and applied research that will significantly enhance the ability of large collaborative science communities to dynamically assemble and use all the resources required to collect, process, and interpret data. These resources include but are not limited to computers, storage systems, instruments, multi-gigabit networks, data, and documents.

A letter of intent (required) is due May 29, 2015.

Department of Energy
Dynamic Distributed Resource Management (DDRM)
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=276407&utm_source=Funding+Supplement&utm_campaign=e8bfe18a3b-FS_5_12_155_12_2015&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_8d6cbefc3d-e8bfe18a3b-212708225
Application Deadline: 07/06/2015

The objective of this program is to solicit applications that will significantly enhance the ability of large collaborative science communities to dynamically assemble and use all the resources required to collect, process, and interpret an experiment's data. These resources include, but are not limited to, computers, storage systems, instruments, multi-gigabit networks, data, and documents.

A letter of intent is required and is due May 29, 2015.

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Fellowships, Awards, and Internships


American Association for the Advancement of Science
Science & Technology Policy Fellowships
http://www.aaas.org/page/become-st-policy-fellow
Application Deadline: 11/01/2015

The American Association for the Advancement of Science seeks candidates from a broad array of backgrounds to become Science & Technology Policy Fellows. Applicants must have solid scientific and technical credentials and the endorsement of three references; show a commitment to serve society; exhibit good communication skills, both verbally and in writing, and the ability to engage with non-scientific audiences; and demonstrate integrity, problem-solving ability, good judgment, flexibility, and leadership qualities.

Boston Athenaeum
Short-term Fellowships
http://www.bostonathenaeum.org/node/42

Multiple submission deadlines apply. See website for details.

D. Kim Foundation for the History of Science and Technology in East Asia
Fellowships and Grants for Historical Research of Science, Technology in East Asia
http://www.dkimfoundation.org/fellowships.html
Application Deadline: 12/01/2015

The D. Kim Foundation for the History of Science and Technology in East Asia provides fellowships and grants to graduate students and young scholars who are working in the history of science and technology in East Asia from the beginning of the twentieth century. Comparative studies of East Asia and the West as well as studies in related fields (mathematics, medicine, and public health) are also welcome. The foundation offers postdoctoral and dissertation fellowships as well as grants for travel/research and for group projects.

Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation
Damon Runyon Fellowship Award
http://www.damonrunyon.org/for_scientists/more/fellowship_award_overview
Application Deadline: 08/17/2015

The Damon Runyon Fellowship Award is designed to provide early-career scientists with resources to hone their cancer research skills and explore their own ideas while working with mentors in top universities and cancer research centers. The Foundation encourages all theoretical and experimental research relevant to the study of cancer and the search for cancer causes, mechanisms, therapies, and prevention.

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Funding Opportunities Internal to UNL


Nebraska Center for the Prevention of Obesity Diseases
Pilot Grant Competition
http://cehs.unl.edu/npod/pilot-project-rfa-2015/
Application Deadline: 08/31/2015

The Nebraska Center for the Prevention of Obesity Diseases invites applications for its pilot grant competition. The primary objective of this pilot grant program is to stimulate research in the area of nutrient signaling and to enhance competitiveness in obtaining extramural support. 

UNL Extreme Light Core Facility
Request for Applications: Access to High-Power Laser Light
https://nugrant.unl.edu/fundingOpps/singleOpportunity?VCRFundingOpID=6868

Program funds will provide access to the novel capabilities of ultra-short pulses of high-peak power laser light. This opportunity to initiate preliminary experiments and collect foundational data should serve as the basis for future research proposals for federal funding.

Applications will be reviewed as they are submitted, and awarded until October 31, 2015 based on the availability of funds.

To obtain a copy of the request for applications, please contact Tisha Mullen at tgilreathmullen2@unl.edu.

Interdisciplinary Centers


American Heart Association
Go Red for Women Research Network
http://my.americanheart.org/idc/groups/ahamah-public/@wcm/@sop/@rsch/documents/downloadable/ucm_474650.pdf
Application Deadline: 11/17/2015

This solicitation seeks to have basic, clinical, and population/behavioral health teams join together to submit propsals that address the topic of women's health via their individual areas of expertise.

A letter of intent is due August 31, 2015.

DOD
U.S. Army Armaments Research, Development and Engineering Centers (ARDEC) Benet Laboratories (BL)
https://www.fbo.gov/index?s=opportunity&mode=form&id=3a38e9bcd7f43c890a011301ff30d898&tab=core&_cview=0
Application Deadline: 07/31/2016
NIH
Centers for AIDS Research and Developmental Centers for AIDS Research (P30)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-14-041.html

Application dates are July 28, 2014; July 28, 2015; and July 28, 2016.

NIH
Centers of Excellence in Genomic Science (RM1)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-14-195.html

The Centers of Excellence in Genomic Sciences (CEGS) program establishes academic centers for advanced genome research. Each CEGS grant will support a multi-investigator, interdisciplinary team addressing a critical issue in genomic science or genomic medicine, proposing a solution that would be a very substantial advance.

Applications are due July 2, 2014; May 20, 2015; and May 20, 2016.

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International


European Union
Horizon 2020: Health, Demographic Change and Wellbeing
http://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/portal/doc/call/h2020/common/1587763-08._health_wp2014-2015_en.pdf

Multiple deadlines apply. See solicitation for details.

NIH
International Research Collaboration on Alcohol and Alcoholism (U01)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-14-268.html

This funding annoucement invites applications for the purpose of fostering international collaborations between alcohol research investigators within the United States and investigators located at non-United States laboratories and performance sites for the mutual advancement of our understanding of alcohol problems and of clinical and public health approaches to their solutions. The program is intended to provide funds for research activities to be undertaken jointly between the U.S. and non-U.S. laboratory that expands the research direction of both the U.S. and non-U.S. laboratories in a collaborative manner.

Standard application deadlines apply. See solicitation for details.

NIH
Research Partnerships for Going to Scale with Mental Health Interventions in Low-and Middle-Income Countries (U19)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-MH-16-350.html
Application Deadline: 07/15/2015

This announcement solicits applications to address implementation questions facing World Bank designated low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) in their efforts to scale up sustainable, evidence-based mental health interventions and thereby eliminate the mental health care treatment gap for children, women, and men. 

NIH
Turkey-US Collaborative Program for Affordable Medical Technologies (R01)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-15-276.html

This announcement invites applications from research partnerships formed between scientists from U.S. and Turkey to accelerate the development of appropriate affordable diagnostic and therapeutic technologies, which address medical needs in low-middle resource settings. Appropriate medical technologies are those that are useable, cost effective, sustainable, and effective in meeting a significant clinical need in a lower-middle resource setting in different world regions.

Standard application dates apply. See solicitation for details.

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Journalism and Media


NIH
Implications of New Digital Media Use for Underage Drinking, Drinking-Related Behaviors, and Prevention Research (R01)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-13-262.html

Standard deadline dates apply. See solicitation for details.

NIH
Implications of New Digital Media Use for Underage Drinking, Drinking-Related Behaviors, and Prevention Research (R21)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-13-263.html

Standard deadline dates apply. See solicitation for details.

Law, Justice, and Human Rights


NIH
Public Health Impact of the Changing Policy/Legal Environment for Marijuana (R01)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAS-14-020.html

Standard deadline dates apply. See solicitation for details.

USAID
Human Rights Public Policy Activity
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=277145
Application Deadline: 07/23/2015

USAID intends to award one five-year Cooperative Agreement for the Human Rights Public Policy Activity as USAID’s principal project to provide direct technical assistance to the Government of Mexico to implement its National Human Rights Plan. The effective protection of human rights in Mexico will support the U.S.-Mexico bilateral security agenda by boosting the sustainability of crime prevention and criminal justice reform efforts and increasing citizen confidence in the rule of law. 

Libraries and Museums


National Archives and Records Administration
Publishing Historical Records in Documentary Editions
http://www.archives.gov/nhprc/announcement/editions.html

This program seeks proposals to publish documentary editions of historical records. Projects may focus on the papers of major figures from American history or cover broad historical movements in politics, military, business, social reform, the arts, and other aspects of the national experience.

The first deadline of June 17, 2015 is only open to currently funded National Historical Publications and Records Commission documentary edition projects. The October 8, 2015 deadline is open to all eligible applicants. 

OCLC Research and the Association for Library and Information Science Education
Library and Information Science Research Grant Program
http://www.oclc.org/research/grants/call.html
Application Deadline: 09/15/2015

OCLC Research, in partnership with the Association for Library and Information Science Education, is accepting applications for research projects that contribute to a better understanding of how the integration of new technologies affects the information environment and user behavior. Research related (but not limited) to the following areas is encouraged: (1) the impact of digital technology on libraries, museums, and archives; (2) social media, learning, and information-seeking behavior; and (3) new developments in knowledge organization (metadata, social tagging, linked data, etc.).

Online Computer Library Center (OCLC) Research and the Association for Library and Information Science Education (ALISE)
Library and Information Science Research Grant Program
http://www.oclc.org/research/grants/call.html?utm_source=Funding+Supplement&utm_campaign=80dc0e25cf-FS_2_24_152_24_2015&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_8d6cbefc3d-80dc0e25cf-212708225
Application Deadline: 09/15/2015

In recognition of the importance of research to the advancement of librarianship and information science, OCLC and ALISE promote independent research that helps integrate new technologies that offer innovative approaches and contributes to a better understanding of the information environment and user expectations and behaviors.

Life Sciences


Agency for Health Care Research and Quality
Advances in Patient Safety through Simulation Research (R18)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-14-004.html

Standard deadline dates apply. See solicitation for details.

Agency for Health Care Research and Quality
AHRQ Health Services Research Demonstration and Dissemination Grants (R18)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-14-290.html

The Research Demonstration and Dissemination Grant (R18) is an award made by AHRQ to an institution/organization to support a discrete, specified health services research project. The project will be performed by the named investigator and study team. The R18 research plan proposed by the applicant institution/organization must be related to the mission and priority research interests of AHRQ.

Standard application dates apply. See solicitation for details. 

Agency for Health Care Research and Quality
AHRQ Health Services Research Projects (R01)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-14-291.html

The Research Project Grant is an award made by AHRQ to an institution/organization to support a discrete, specified health services research project. The project will be performed by the named investigator and study team. The R01 research plan proposed by the applicant institution/organization must be related to the mission and priority research interests of AHRQ.

Standard application dates apply. See solicitation for details.

Agency for Health Care Research and Quality
Small Research Grant Program (R03)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-15-147.html

This announcement encourages small research grant applications in expresses AHRQ priority areas of interest. The R03 grant mechanism supports different types of health services research 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.

Standard application dates apply. See solicitation for details.

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Limited Submission Competitions


Department of Commerce
Economic Analysis of the National Need for Technology Infrastructure to Support the Materials Genome Initiative (MGI)
https://mgi.nist.gov/sites/default/files/uploads/FFO-MGI-Impact-Analysis.pdf
Application Deadline: 07/28/2015

The National Institute of Standards and Technology is soliciting applications to assess the economic impacts of meeting the nation's need for technology infrastructure to support the Materials Genome Initiative (MGI). The goal of the analysis is to identify gaps in the nation's technology infrastructure needed to support the MGI and estimate the economic value of eliminating these gaps.

Department of Education
Research Training Programs in the Education Sciences
http://ies.ed.gov/funding/ncer_rfas/training.asp
Application Deadline: 08/20/2015

Research Training Programs in the Education Sciences aim to prepare individuals to conduct rigorous and relevant education research that advances knowledge within the field and addresses issues important to education policymakers and practitioners. For FY 2016, applications are accepted under one topic only: Pathways to the Education Sciences Research Training Program. This program funds training programs at minority-serving institutions (MSIs) and institutions of higher education that partner with MSIs. A letter of intent is requested by May 21, 2015.

An institution may submit only one application to the Pathways Training Program. This restriction does not affect submissions to the Institute’s research grant programs (i.e., submitting an application to a training grant program has no bearing on applying to the research grant programs).

Department of Energy
Storage Systems and Input/Output for Extreme Scale Science
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=276659

The processing capability of computing systems, especially supercomputers, continues to increase rapidly, but improvement in the performance and capacity of storage systems and input/output bandwidth has lagged considerably. To address this, the Department of Energy seeks proposals addressing three themes: (1) measurement and understanding of storage systems and input/output challenges; (2) scalable storage software infrastructure; and (3) new paradigms in storage systems and input/output.

Required pre-applications are due June 11, 2015. Only four applications per lead institution are allowed.

Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Inclusive Excellence: Engaging All Students in Science
http://www.hhmi.org/sites/default/files/inclusive-excellence.pdf
Application Deadline: 12/01/2015

The goal of this initiative is to help institutions build capacity to effectively engage all students in science throughout their undergraduate years, especially those who come to college via nontraditional pathways.

UNL may submit a single pre-application to this funding program. The Office of Research and Economic Development is conducting an internal competition to identify the faculty team that will submit this pre-application. For instructions regarding the internal competition, please contact Tisha Mullen at tgilreathmullen2@unl.edu or 402-472-2894. Teams wishing to apply to the Inclusive Excellence program must provide notification of intent to submit and a two-page internal pre-proposal by noon on July 8, 2015.

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Mathematics and Physical Sciences


Department of Energy
FY 2015 Continuation of Solicitation for the Office of Science Financial Assistance Program
http://science.energy.gov/~/media/grants/pdf/foas/2015/SC_FOA_0001204
Application Deadline: 09/30/2015

The Office of Science of the Department of Energy hereby announces its continuing interest in receiving grant applications for support of work in the following program areas: Advanced Scientific Computing Research, Basic Energy Sciences, Biological and Environmental Research, Fusion Energy Sciences, High Energy Physics, and Nuclear Physics. This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA), DE-FOA-0001204, is our annual, broad, open solicitation that covers all of the research areas in the Office of Science and is open throughout the Fiscal Year.

NASA
Early Stage Innovations
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=276729
Application Deadline: 07/10/2015

This Appendix seeks proposals on specific space technologies that are currently at low Technology Readiness Levels (TRL). The goal of this low-TRL endeavor is to accelerate the development of groundbreaking, high-risk/high-payoff space technologies, not necessarily directed at a specific mission, to support the future
space science and exploration needs of NASA, other government agencies, and the commercial space sector.

NASA
Research Opportunities in Space and Earth Sciences (ROSES) - 2015
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=274737

This research announcement solicits basic and applied research in support of NASA’s Science Mission Directorate, covering all aspects of basic and applied supporting research and technology in space and Earth sciences. Awards range from under $100,000 per year for focused, limited efforts to more than $1 million per year for extensive activities. 

NASA
ROSES 2015: CloudSat and CALIPSO Science Team Recompete
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=276216
Application Deadline: 07/31/2015

Nearing nine years of active service, the radar carrying CloudSat and backscatter lidar carrying Cloud-Aerosol Lidar and Infrared Pathfinder Satellite Observations (CALIPSO) satellites have provided unprecedented information on the vertical profile of clouds, cloud liquid water, and aerosol particles over the globe. This particular solicitation requests proposals for the CloudSat/CALIPSO science team.

Notices of intent are requested by May 26, 2015.

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Social Sciences


American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
Innovation and Focus Research Grants
http://www.afsp.org/research/research-grant-information
The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention funds research, offers educational programs, advocates for public policy, and supports those affected by suicide. The Foundation's two main grant streams are (1) Focus Grants and (2) Innovation Grants. 

The deadlines are August 1, 2015 for Focus Grants and November 16, 2015 for Innovation Grants.
CDC
NIOSH Exploratory/Developmental Grant Program (R21)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-12-252.html

Standard deadline dates apply. See solicitation for details.

CDC
NIOSH Small Research Program (R03)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-12-200.html

Standard deadline dates apply. See solicitation for details.

CDC
Occupational Safety and Health Research (R01)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-13-129.html

Standard deadline dates apply. See solicitation for details.

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Transportation


Agency for Health Care Research and Quality
Conference Grant Program (R13)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-13-017.html

Applications are due February 1, May 1, August 1, and November 1 annually

Department of Transportation
Aviation Research and Development Grants
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=134953
Application Deadline: 12/31/2019