Funding Opportunities

Funding Announcements is compiled from the funding opportunities offered by federal funding agencies, private foundations, and a variety of additional entities. If you want to subscribe to the Funding Announcements weekly newsletter, contact Tisha Mullen (472-2894 or tgilreathmullen2@unl.edu).

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Below are the current funding opportunities.

Miscellaneous


NIH
Administrative Supplements to Existing NIH Grants and Cooperative Agreements (Parent Admin Supp)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-14-077.html

Due dates may vary by awarding Institute or Center (IC).  See the awarding IC's web site for any applicable application due dates.

NIH and AHRQ Announce Updated Policy for Application Submission

https://grants.nih.gov/grants/policy/amendedapps.htm
NSF
Chemical Measurement and Imaging
http://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=503413

The full proposal window is October 1 - October 31, annually.

UNL Nebraska Center for Energy Sciences Research
Cycle 9 - Request for Proposal
http://ncesr.unl.edu/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/NCESR-Cycle-9-RFP.pdf

Pre-proposals are due May 23, 2014.

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Agriculture and Rural Development


CDC
National Center of Excellence for the Prevention of Childhood Agricultural Injury
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=251651
Application Deadline: 05/02/2014
Department of Interior
Multistate Conservation Grant Program
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=253220

Letters of intent are due May 6, 2014.

Department of the Interior
Candidate Conservation Action Funds
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=253308
Application Deadline: 07/31/2014
Nebraska Grape and Winery Board
Request for Grant Proposals
Application Deadline: 05/01/2014

To request application materials, please email Tisha Mullen at tgilreathmullen2@unl.edu.

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Arts and Humanities


Department of State
Creative Arts Exchanges
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=254000
Application Deadline: 05/29/2014

Eligible applicants may not submit more than one proposal in this competition.

If you are interested in developing a proposal in response to this funding opportunity, please complete a notification of intent to submit by 05/05/2014. For more information regarding the internal selection process, visit http://research.unl.edu/facultyresources/limited_sub.shtml or contact Tisha Mullen, tgilreathmullen2@unl.edu, (472-2894).

NEA
Art Works and Challenge America Fast-Track FY 2015

An organization may only submit one application to either "Art Works" or "Challenge America Fast-Track." Multiple deadlines apply; see program websites for details. The "Art Works" program can be viewed here: http://arts.gov/grants-organizations/art-works; the "Challenge America Fast-Track" program can be viewed here: http://arts.gov/grants-organizations/challenge-america-fast-track.

NEH
Bridging Cultures through Film
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=253211
Application Deadline: 06/11/2014
NEH
Digital Projects for the Public
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=253210
Application Deadline: 06/11/2014
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Education and Outreach


Department of Education
Education Research Grants (FY 2015)
http://ies.ed.gov/funding/15rfas.asp
Application Deadline: 08/07/2014
Department of Education
Personnel Development to Improve Services and Results for Children with Disabilities: Leadership Consortia in Sensory Disabilities and Disabilities Associated with Intensive Service Needs
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=254111
Application Deadline: 06/05/2014
Department of Education
Promoting the Readiness of Minors in Supplemental Security Income (PROMISE) Technical Assistance Center
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=254110
Application Deadline: 06/05/2014
Department of Education
Special Education Research Programs (FY 2015)
http://ies.ed.gov/funding/15rfas.asp
Application Deadline: 08/07/2014
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Fellowships, Awards, and Internships


Administration for Children and Families
Early Care and Education Research Scholars: Child Care Research Scholars
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=253869
Application Deadline: 06/16/2014
American Association for the Advancement of Science
AAAS Early Career Award for Public Engagement with Science
http://www.aaas.org/page/aaas-early-career-award-public-engagement-science
Application Deadline: 10/15/2014
Archbishop Marsh's Library (Dublin, Ireland)
Muriel McCarthy Research Fellowships for 2012, 2013, and 2014
http://www.marshlibrary.ie/research/fellowships/

Scholars are invited to apply for fellowships of between one month and three months at any point between June 1,  June 2012, and September 30,  2014.

Baxter International Inc.
Baxter Young Investigator Award
http://www.baxter.com/about_baxter/scientific_excellence/young_investigator/index.html
Application Deadline: 06/30/2014
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Foundations


Alex's Lemonade Stand
Reach Awards
http://www.philanthropynewsdigest.org/rfps/rfp4547-alex-s-lemonade-stand-foundation-accepting-applications-for-2014-reach-awards
Application Deadline: 05/30/2014
ALS Therapy Alliance
ALS Research Projects
http://alstherapyalliance.org/index.php/research/grant-submission-process.html
Application Deadline: 10/15/2014
Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation
2014 Program to Accelerate Clinical Trials
http://www.philanthropynewsdigest.org/rfps/rfp4404-alzheimer-s-drug-discovery-foundation-invites-letters-of-intent-for-biomarker-based-clinical-trials-in-humans

Multiple submission deadlines; see solicitation for details. A required Letter of Intent is due two weeks prior to the deadline.

American Psychological Foundation
John and Polly Sparks Early Career Grant for Psychologists Investigating Serious Emotional Disturbance (SED)
http://www.apa.org/apf/funding/sparks-early-career.aspx
Application Deadline: 05/15/2014
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International


Department of State
Entrepreneurship Development for Women Leaders in the Middle East and North Africa
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=254084
Application Deadline: 05/30/2014
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.

Indiana University
2014 Institute for Curriculum and Campus Internationalization
http://www.indiana.edu/~global/icci/

The Institute, which is hosted by the Center for the Study of Global Change, will take place May 18-21 at Indiana University.

NSF
Catalyzing New International Collaborations
http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2013/nsf13605/nsf13605.htm

Multiple submission deadlines. 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


Department of Homeland Security
Center for Borders, Trade and Immigration Research - Center Lead
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=253431
Application Deadline: 07/03/2014

DHS will accept only one (1) application for Center Lead from any single university for review.

Department of Homeland Security
Center for Borders, Trade and Immigration Research - Center Partner
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=253432
Application Deadline: 07/03/2014
Department of Justice
Building and Enhancing Criminal Justice Researcher-Practitioner Partnerships
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=251975
Application Deadline: 05/28/2014
Department of Justice
Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children Field-Initiated Research and Evaluation Program
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=253356
Application Deadline: 05/19/2014
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Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics


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
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

American Heart Association
Cardiovascular Genome Phenome Study Pathway Grants and Grand Challenge Awards
http://my.americanheart.org/professional/Research/CardiovascularGenomePhenomeStudyCVGPS/CV-GPS_UCM_461668_SubHomePage.jsp

The Letter of Application (LOA) for the Pathway Grant is due in June. An LOA for the Grand Challenge Award is due in October. A LOA is required to ensure responsiveness to the unique nature of these programs. After peer reviewed, only invited applicant proposals will be accepted. See the Request for Applications for details.
 

American Heart Association
Summer 2014: National Innovative Research Grant
https://my.americanheart.org/professional/Research/FundingOpportunities/ForScientists/Summer-2014-National-Innovative-Research-Grant_UCM_321936_Article.jsp?utm_source=Funding+Supplement&utm_campaign=d97d632e99-FS_4_1_144_1_2014&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_8d6cbefc3d-d97d632e99-212708225
Application Deadline: 07/24/2014
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Transportation


Department of Transportation
Pipeline Safety Research Competitive Academic Agreement Program
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=252970
Application Deadline: 05/09/2014
Department of Transportation
Promoting Innovation in Emergency Medical Services
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=254162
Application Deadline: 06/06/2014