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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


Department of the Interior
BLM-Joint Fire Science Program (JFSP) Fuels Treatment Science Plan and Science Advisor
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=275821
Application Deadline: 06/10/2015

Each year the Joint Fire Science Program funds up to 40 projects that address research in all aspects of wildland fire. Research topics are wide ranging and include fuel treatments, fire ecology, air quality, fire behavior, economics, social science, and many others.

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.

Health Resources and Services Administration
Telehealth Focused Rural Health Research Center Cooperative Agreement
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=276235
Application Deadline: 06/29/2015

This announcement solicits applications for the Telehealth Focused Rural Health Research Center Cooperative Agreement. The purpose of this cooperative agreement is to increase the amount of publically available, high quality, impartial, clinically-informed, and policy-relevant research related to telehealth. This research will assist rural health providers and decision-makers at the Federal, state and local levels by contributing to the policy-relevant evidence base of telehealth services. 

USDA
AFRI - Agriculture and Natural Resources Science for Climate Variability and Change Challenge Area
http://www.nifa.usda.gov/funding/rfas/pdfs/fy2015_afri_climate_change.pdf
Application Deadline: 06/04/2015

The goal fo this program is to support research to facilitate the adaption of agroecosystems and natural resource systems to climate variability and the implementation of mitigation strategies in those systems. In FY 2015, applications are sought in the following priority areas: (1) Climate and Microbial Processes in Agroecosystems, (2) Climate Resilient Land Use for Agriculture and Forestry, or (3) Synthesis and Assessment of USDA’s Climate Investments.

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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.             

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.

Humanities Nebraska
Major Grants
http://humanitiesnebraska.org/grants/opportunities/
Application Deadline: 08/03/2015

Major Grants are given for projects or programs in the humanities that take place in Nebraska and/or have direct significance to Nebraska. Major Grants are for projects or programs costing more than $2,000.  

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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
National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace (NSTIC) Privacy Pilots Cooperative Agreement Program
http://www.nist.gov/nstic/NSTIC-Privacy-Pilot-FFO-03-2015.pdf
Application Deadline: 05/28/2015

The National Institutes of Standards and Technology is soliciting applications from eligible applicants to pilot privacy-enhancing technologies that embrace and advance the National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace (NSTIC) vision and contribute to the maturity of the identity ecosystem the NSTIC envisions, which is one that promotes secure, user-friendly ways to give individuals and organizations confidence in their online interactions. 

Department of Commerce
Smart Grid Interoperability Standards Cooperative Agreement Program
http://www.nist.gov/smartgrid/upload/20150424-NISTSmart-Grid-FFO.pdf
Application Deadline: 06/24/2015

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) invites applications from eligible applicants for a program with substantial NIST participation that will support continuous innovation of the electrical grid through the coordination and acceleration of standards development and harmonization and advancement of the interoperability and security of smart grid devices and systems. The applicant will work with NIST in its fulfillment of standards coordination activities as mandated under the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 (EISA).

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 Gastroenterological Association
Research Scholar Award
http://www.gastro.org/aga-foundation/grants/agaathena-troxel-blackburn-research-scholar-award-in-neuroenteric-disease
Application Deadline: 06/05/2015

The overall objective of the Research Scholar Award is to enable young investigators to develop independent and productive research careers in digestive diseases by ensuring that a major proportion of their time is protected for research. This award provides $90,000 per year for three years (total of $270,000) to young investigators working toward independent careers in neuroenteric disease research. 

American Institute of Indian Studies
Fellowship Competition
http://www.indiastudies.org/research-fellowship-programs/
Application Deadline: 07/01/2015

This fellowship program supports the advancement of knowledge and understanding of India, its people, and culture through fellowships to conduct research in India. Fellowships are available to doctoral candidates, as well as Ph.D. scholars, in a variety of academic fields.

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

Multiple submission deadlines apply. See website for details.

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


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


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.

NIH
Pre-application for a Biomedical Technology Research Center (X02)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-14-023.html

Application deadlines vary. See solicitation for details.

International


Department of State
Saudi American Educational and Cultural Initiative Grant
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=257748

These grants support innovative forms of collaboration between Saudi and U.S. non-governmental and community organizations, universities, entrepreneurs, cultural organizations, and qualified individuals to expand the diversity of activities in the U.S.-Saudi partnership and develop the next generation of leaders, especially among youth, young professionals, and women, to promote mutual understanding and respect through long-term partnership and cooperation between the two countries. The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is now accepting proposals from Saudi and U.S. organizations that propose to work together to develop or expand educational, professional, and cultural exchange activities and promote dialogue and partnership between the people of the United States and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The Embassy is especially interested in identifying and supporting U.S-Saudi partnerships that include a focus on the development of exchanges, projects and partnerships between U.S. and Saudi youth or women; or that involve the development of professional linkages in business, healthcare or media, including social media; or that build on Saudi efforts to modernize and build a knowledge-based economy; or that expand Saudi-U.S. educational partnerships; or that are submitted by or involve alumni of exchange programs sponsored by the U.S. or Saudi governments.

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis

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. 

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Journalism and Media


Department of State
Media and Communication Training for Women Politicians/Activists
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=275854
Application Deadline: 05/27/2015

This project will provide training for Afghan women politicians/activists in communications and media relations, with a focus on bolstering their practical skills in the areas of messaging, public presentation and media relations.

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


Department of Justice
NIJ FY15 Comprehensive School Safety Initiative
https://www.ncjrs.gov/pdffiles1/nij/sl001161.pdf
Application Deadline: 06/12/2015

This program will further the Department of Justice's mission by funding rigorous research to produce practical knowledge that can improve the safety of schools and students. Projects funded under this program are designed to produce knowledge that can be applied to schools and school districts across the nation for years to come.

Department of Justice
NIJ FY15 Data Resources Program: Funding for Analysis of Existing Data
https://www.ncjrs.gov/pdffiles1/nij/sl001159.pdf
Application Deadline: 05/29/2015

This solicitation seeks original research using existing data available from the National Archive of Criminal Justice Data (NACJD) and other public sources. The highest priority will be given to research that addresses compelling crime and criminal justice questions involving juvenile and adult populations, and that uses National Institute of Justice, Bureau of Justice Statistics, or Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention data at NACJD.

Department of Justice
NIJ FY15 Research and Evaluation on Trafficking in Persons
https://www.ncjrs.gov/pdffiles1/nij/sl001160.pdf
Application Deadline: 05/27/2015

The National Institute of Justice is seeking to build upon its research and evaluation efforts to better understand, prevent, and respond to trafficking in persons in the United States. Applications that focus on all forms of trafficking in persons (e.g., sex trafficking or labor trafficking) are welcomed, though all research projects proposed should have clear implications for the criminal justice system in the United States.

Department of Justice
NIJ FY15 Research and Evaluation on Victims of Crime
https://www.ncjrs.gov/pdffiles1/nij/sl001162.pdf
Application Deadline: 06/26/2015

With this solicitation, the National Institute of Justice (NIJ) is looking to build the body of evidence-based knowledge on victims and victimization. The NIJ and the Office for Victims of Crime seek proposals in three areas of interest: (1) studying the victim-offender overlap; (2) understanding the violent victimization experiences of young men of color; and (3) research on the broader impacts of school shootings.

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Libraries and Museums


National Archives and Records Administration
Access to Historical Records
http://www.archives.gov/nhprc/announcement/access.html
Application Deadline: 06/17/2015

This program seeks proposals that promote the preservation and use of the nation's most valuable archival resources. Grants support archival repositories in preserving and processing primary source materials. The program emphasizes the creation of online tools that facilitate the public discovery of historical records.

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 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 Justice
Annual Survey of Jails in Indian Country, 2016 2019
http://www.bjs.gov/content/pub/pdf/asjic1619sol.pdf
Application Deadline: 05/26/2015

This award will provide funding through a cooperative agreement to administer annually the Survey of Jails in Indian Country (SJIC) data collection and analysis activities for four iterations of the survey: 2016, 2017, 2018, and 2019. The SJIC is used to describe changes in the inmate population of jails in Indian country and how these facilities are staffed and operated.

Only one application per lead applicant will be considered.

Department of Justice
Assessing the Impact of Juvenile Justice Reforms Program
http://www.ojjdp.gov/grants/solicitations/FY2015/ImpactReform.pdf
Application Deadline: 06/02/2015

The Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) is seeking rigorous research proposals to assess the effectiveness and/or cost efficiency of juvenile justice system reform efforts. In particular, OJJDP is interested in reforms targeted at youth and law enforcement interaction, diversion strategies (such as civil citations), community-based alternatives to residential placement, and conditions of confinement in secure juvenile detention and correctional facilities.

Only one proposal per lead applicant will be considered.

Department of Justice
Bridging Research and Practice Project to Advance Juvenile Justice and Safety
http://www.ojjdp.gov/grants/solicitations/FY2015/TTABridging.pdf
Application Deadline: 05/28/2015

The Bridge Project will help build a nexus between research and practice in juvenile justice. This research translation project will require the successful applicant to work closely with the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention to address research-to-practice gaps by creating both the translational materials and products (e.g., interactive online tools, printed materials, resources, etc.) and innovative dissemination strategies that are most likely to facilitate uptake and use of research findings by the target juvenile justice stakeholders.    

Only one proposal per lead applicant will be considered.

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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
Convergent Aeronautics Solutions Project
http://nspires.nasaprs.com/external/solicitations/summary.do?method=init&solId={56B41277-E146-B2AE-88F5-427AE81CE622}&path=open
Application Deadline: 07/02/2015

The Convergent Aeronautics Solutions (CAS) Project uses short-duration activities to establish early-stage concept and technology feasibility for high-potential solutions. Internal teams propose ideas for overcoming key barriers associated with large-scale aeronautics problems associated with ARMD’s six strategic thrusts. 

A Notice of Intent to propose is due May 28, 2015.

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. 

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Social Sciences


Administration for Children and Families
Family Strengthening Scholars
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=275761
Application Deadline: 06/08/2015

Grants will support dissertation research on healthy marriage/responsible fatherhood policy issues. These grants are meant to build capacity in the research field to focus research on questions that have direct implications for healthy marriage/responsible fatherhood policy decision-making and program administration, and to foster mentoring relationships between faculty members and high-quality doctoral students. These grants are intended to address issues of significance to inform policy decisions and solutions, particularly for underserved/understudied populations (e.g., low-income families, minority populations), utilitize rigorous research methodology (both primary data collection and secondary data analysis), and help inform the development of future intervention research.

American Psychological Foundation
David Wechsler Early Career Grant for Innovative Work in Cognition
http://www.apa.org/apf/funding/wechsler.aspx?tab=1
Application Deadline: 06/15/2015

The David Wechsler Early Career Grant for Innovative Work in Cognition supports early career psychologists pursuing innovative work in neuropsychology, intelligence, and/or the assessment aspects of cognition. Those who work on positive applied neuropsychology are encouraged to apply. 

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.

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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