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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 Commerce
Regional Innovation Grants
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=263990
Application Deadline: 11/03/2014

Applications are being solicited for three separate competitions: 1) 2014 i6 Challenge, 2) Science and Research Park Development Grants, and 3) Cluster Grants for Seed Capital Funds.

Department of Energy
Early Career Research Program
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=260582
Application Deadline: 11/20/2014

The Office of Science of the Department of Energy invites grant applications for support under the Early Career Research Program in the following program areas: Advanced Scientific Computing Research, Biological and Environmental Research, Basic Energy Sciences, Fusion Energy Sciences, High Energy Physics, and Nuclear Physics. The purpose of this program is to support the development of individual research programs of outstanding scientists early in their careers and to stimulate research careers in the areas supported by the Office of Science.

DOD
Defense University Research Instrumentation Program (DURIP)
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=265590
Application Deadline: 11/17/2014

DURIP is designed to improve the capabilities of U.S. institutions of higher education to conduct research and to educate scientists and engineers in areas important to national defense by providing funds for the acquisition of research equipment.

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Agriculture and Rural Development


Department of Energy
Systems Biology Research to Advance Sustainable Bioenergy Crop Development
http://science.energy.gov/~/media/grants/pdf/foas/2015/sc_foa_0001207
Application Deadline: 11/14/2014

Applications are requested for 1) systems-level research to better understand the molecular and physiological mechanisms that control bioenergy crop vigor, resource use efficiency, and resilience/adaptability to abiotic stress, as well as interactions with the surrounding environment, in order to increase biomass productivity under changing and at times suboptimal conditions; and 2) systems biology-enabled investigations into the role(s) of microbial and microbial communities in the complex and multi-scaled interactions of the plant-soil-environment: contribution(s) to bioenergy feedstock plant performance, adaptation, and resilience in the face of a broad range of changing environmental conditions and abiotic stressors (e.g., climate), and the impacts of introducing bioenergy cropping systems on the local ecosystem.

Pre-applications are due on November 14, 2014.

Department of Energy
Transportation Energy Resources from Renewable Agriculture (TERRA)
https://arpa-e-foa.energy.gov/#FoaId61790722-d585-40be-8db3-b8b99f025496
Application Deadline: 11/17/2014

The TERRA program is an investment in technologies that increase the precision, accuracy, and throughput of energy crop breeding to enable 1) new predictive algorithms for plant growth, 2) more detailed measurements for plant physiology, and 3) more sophisticated bioinformatics pipelines for gene discovery and trait association. TERRA will enable breeders to evaluate more individual plants, to select appropriate plants for breeding earlier in the growing season, to capture better information about them during their development, and to associate this information with the best genes to propagate.

Concept papers are due November 17, 2014.

USDA
Agriculture and Food Research Initiative: Foundational Program
http://www.nifa.usda.gov/funding/rfas/afri.html

Application deadline dates vary. See solicitation for details.

USDA
FY15 Rural Child Poverty Center
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=266288
Application Deadline: 12/01/2014

This soliciation announces the availability of funds for one new cooperative agreement for FY 2015-2019 with a public or private academic or research institution. In this funding cycle, the USDA anticipates awarding up to $2,500,000 in grant funding to support singular or modular (collaboration among multiple entities) efforts to improve nutrition program coordination in states with the highest number of persistently poor rural counties.

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Arts and Humanities


American Academy in Rome
Rome Prize
http://www.aarome.org/apply/rome-prize/procedure-requirements
Application Deadline: 11/01/2014

Each year, the Rome Prize is awarded to about thirty emerging artists and humanities scholars who represent the highest standard of excellence and who are in the early or middle stages of their working lives. Rome Prize recipients are generally invited to Rome for eleven months although there is some variation in length depending on discipline.

The deadline for applications is November 1, but applications will also be accepted between November 2 and 15 for an additional fee.

ArtPlace America
National Grants Program
http://www.artplaceamerica.org/loi/

The National Grants Program is designed to invest in creative placemaking projects that involve cross-sector partners committed to strengthening the social, physical, and economic fabric of their communities. The program provides support for projects that lead through the arts/artists, integrate with a community’s economic development and revitalization strategies, and have the potential to attract additional support.

Required Letters of Inquiry are due on November 3, 2014.

An organization may only submit one Letter of Inquiry per grant cycle.

Humanities Nebraska
Media and Website/Digital Grants
http://humanitiesnebraska.org/grants/opportunities/
Application Deadline: 01/15/2015

Humanities Nebraska is offering grants in support of media (i.e., film, radio, and/or television) and website/digital projects related to the humanities. Grants are given only for projects or programs that take place in Nebraska and/or have direct significance to Nebraska.

Humanities Nebraska
Mini Grants
http://humanitiesnebraska.org/grants/opportunities/

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

The next three application deadlines are November 3, 2014; January 2, 2015; and March 2, 2015. 

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Education and Outreach


American Society for Cell Biology
Mentoring in Active Learning and Teaching Program
http://www.ascb.org/pilotprogram
Application Deadline: 12/01/2014

The Mentoring Active Learning and Teaching (MALT) program will fund up to $2,000 for individual undergraduate biology educators to visit, observe, and work with mentors skilled in active learning strategies and evidence-based teaching that align with Vision and Change principles. This immersion/mentoring experience is intended to provide clarity and practical interactive opportunities for MALT Fellows so they can analyze particular elements of teaching protocols, ask timely, pointed questions about how to activate them in their own classrooms and disciplines, and immediately put their new skills into practice. 

EPA
Cooperative Training Partnership in Environmental Health Sciences Research
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=266888
Application Deadline: 11/11/2014

The EPA’s Office of Research and Development is seeking applications to enter into cooperative agreements that will provide training opportunities for undergraduates, graduate students, and postdoctoral fellows on-site at one of the EPA/ORD National Health and Environmental Effects Research Laboratory's Health Divisions, located at Research Triangle Park and/or Chapel Hill, North Carolina, or Ecology Divisions located at Gulf Breeze, Florida; Corvallis, Oregon; Newport, Oregon; Duluth, Minnesota; Narragansett, Rhode Island; and Grosse Ile, Michigan.

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics
Pre-K-6 Classroom Research Grants
http://www.nctm.org/resources/content.aspx?id=1330
Application Deadline: 11/07/2014

The purpose of this grant is to support and encourage classroom-based research in precollege mathematics education in collaboration with college or university mathematics educators. Grants with a maximum of $6,000 each will be awarded to mathematics educators or classroom teachers currently teaching mathematics at the grades Pre-K–6 level. The research must be a significant collaborative effort involving a college or university mathematics educator (a mathematics education researcher or a teacher of mathematics learning, teaching, or curriculum) and one or more grades Pre-K–6 classroom teachers. 

National Institute on Out-of-School Time
Edmund A. Stanley, Jr. Research Grants
http://philanthropynewsdigest.org/rfps/rfp5075-national-institute-on-out-of-school-time-seeks-applications-for-research-grants
Application Deadline: 11/14/2014

The Edmund A. Stanley, Jr. Research Grants program aims to build a network of scholars studying organizations serving youth during the out-of-school hours and contribute to basic knowledge and the improvement of practice and policy in the area of out-of-school time (OST) youth programs. Two grants in the amount of $25,000 each will be awarded to support either original empirical research in or about youth programs during non-school hours or research syntheses or policy analyses of OST youth programs. 

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Engineering and Technology


Department of Commerce
Office of Weather and Air Quality Hazardous Weather and Hydrometerology Testbed Competitions
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=268128
Application Deadline: 01/28/2015

The Office of Oceanic and Atmospheric Research, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, is soliciting letters of intent under the United States Weather Research Program, as administrated by the Hydrometeorology Testbed (HMT) and Hazardous Weather Testbed. HMT advances hydrometeorological methods, models, observations, and decision support tools and leads the transfer of relevant research and technology advances to National Weather Service operations at local, regional, or national levels.

Letters of intent, which are strongly encouraged but not required, are due November 10, 2014.

Department of Energy
Advanced Research in Dry-Cooling (ARID)
https://arpa-e-foa.energy.gov/#FoaIdfba1c006-c1b0-4f5d-8522-3f814a217edd
Application Deadline: 11/10/2014

The ARID program seeks to fund transformative new power plant cooling technologies that enable high thermal-to-electric energy conversion efficiency with zero net water dissipation to the atmosphere. Of particular interest are technologies that incorporate air cooling, sorption-based cooling, multimode (convection/radiant) cooling, large capacity cool storage, or any other innovative heat rejection technology that addresses the programmatic goals.

Concept papers are due November 10, 2014.

Department of Energy
Atmospheric System Research Program
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=261148
Application Deadline: 11/07/2014

This solicitation announces the Department of Energy's interest in research grant applications for observational, data analysis, and/or modeling studies that use data from CESD, including Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) and ASR programs, to improve understanding and model representation of cloud microphysical, convective, aerosol, and radiative transfer processes.

Department of Energy
Building Energy Efficiency Frontiers and Innovation Technologies (BENEFIT) - 2015
https://eere-exchange.energy.gov/#FoaIdf108714f-0d79-45e5-980d-f265d58624c8
Application Deadline: 11/10/2014

This solicitation supports applied research and development for technologies and systems that contribute to building energy consumption. By enabling cost-effective, energy-efficient technologies to be developed and introduced into the marketplace, the goal is to deliver 50% primary energy savings in the year 2030.

Concept papers (required) are due on November 10, 2014.

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Fellowships, Awards, and Internships


AcademyHealth
AcademyHealth/Aetna Foundation Scholars in Residence Fellowship
http://www.academyhealth.org/Training/content.cfm?ItemNumber=14254&navItemNumber=14310&utm_source=Funding+Supplement&utm_campaign=cc079e4838-FS_10_14_1410_15_2014&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_8d6cbefc3d-cc079e4838-212708225
Application Deadline: 11/07/2014

The AcademyHealth/Aetna Foundation Scholars in Residence Fellowship is designed to retain underrepresented racial/ethnic minorities in health services research by providing professional training and networking activities for junior and mid-career level  academics and clinical practitioners, who are conducting disparities research with a focus on population health. 

American Association for the Advancement of Science
Science and Technology Policy Fellowships
https://fellowshipapp.aaas.org/applications/subsectionid.1,pageid.22/default.asp
Application Deadline: 11/03/2014

This program fosters scientifically informed, evidence-based policy and practice by involving scientists and engineers from a broad range of disciplines, backgrounds, and career stages to engage their knowledge and analytical skills while learning first-hand about policymaking and implementation at the federal level, and to build leadership for a strong science and technology enterprise that benefits all people.

American Cancer Society
International Fellowships for Beginning Investigators
http://philanthropynewsdigest.org/rfps/rfp4974-american-cancer-society-accepting-applications-for-international-fellowships-for-beginning-investigators
Application Deadline: 11/01/2014

The American Cancer Society is accepting applications for its 2015 International Fellowships for Beginning Investigators, an annual program that aims to improve the exchange of cancer research knowledge, experience, expertise, and innovation. Grants of up to $50,000 will be awarded to beginning investigators and researchers to support the promotion of cancer control in developing countries through epidemiology, cancer control, and other areas of cancer research. The one-year fellowships are designed to advance the academic career of beginning cancer investigators by supporting their translational, clinical, behavioral or population research.

American Psychological Association
Global Mental Health Fellowship
http://www.apa.org/about/awards/global-health-fellowship.aspx
Application Deadline: 11/30/2014

The American Psychological Association (APA) is accepting applications for the APA-International Union of Psychological Global Mental Health Fellowship. The annual program gives one psychologist an opportunity to spend a year at the Geneva-basedWorld Health Organization (WHO) in the Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse working on one or more issues related to the WHO Mental Health Action Plan. The program is designed to provide the fellow with exposure to and involvement with international global mental health policy and implementation; contribute to the more effective use of psychological knowledge and research in global mental health policy and implementation; and broaden awareness about the value of socio-behavioral approaches to health and mental health in a global context.

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Foundations


Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation
2015 Epidemiology Grants
http://philanthropynewsdigest.org/rfps/rfp5060-alex-s-lemonade-stand-foundation-accepting-applications-for-epidemiology-grants
Application Deadline: 12/15/2014

Through its Epidemiology Grants program, Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation awards two-year grants of up to $200,000 to support investigators pursuing epidemiological research aimed at improving our understanding of childhood cancer. The program is designed to support hypothesis-driven research that focuses on the epidemiology, early detection, and prevention of childhood cancer or comparative effectiveness and outcomes research related to detection, prevention, and treatment.

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 Liver Foundation
2015 Research Awards Program
http://www.liverfoundation.org/2015_research_awards/
Application Deadline: 12/04/2014

The American Liver Foundation promotes education, support, and research for the prevention, treatment, and cure of liver disease. Since 1979, the foundation's Research Awards program has provided more than $24 million in research funding. The program offers grants in two categories, including Liver Scholar awards and Research Fellowship awards.

American Psychological Foundation
Pearson Early Career Grant
http://www.apa.org/apf/funding/pearson.aspx
Application Deadline: 12/31/2014
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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.

NSF
FAQs for Partnerships for International Research and Education
http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2014/nsf14088/nsf14088.jsp?WT.mc_id=USNSF_25&WT.mc_ev=click

This website provides answers to FAQs regarding NSF's Partnerships for International Research and Education (PIRE) program. 

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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 Labor
Closing the Child Labor and Forced Labor Evidence Gap: Impact Evaluations
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=264018
Application Deadline: 11/07/2014

The U.S. Department of Labor will award up to $10 million for multiple cooperative agreements to organizations to implement impact evaluations globally with the goal of expanding the evidence base on child labor and forced labor. 

 

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.

NSF
Law and Social Sciences
http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2012/nsf12507/nsf12507.htm

The Law and Social Sciences Program considers proposals that address social scientific studies of law and law-like systems of rules. The program is inherently interdisciplinary and multi-methodological. Successful proposals describe research that advances scientific theory and understanding of the connections between law or legal processes and human behavior. Social scientific studies of law often approach law as dynamic, made in multiple arenas, with the participation of multiple actors.

Multiple submission deadlines apply. See the solicitation for details.

Libraries and Museums


Institute of Museum and Library Services
National Leadership Grants for Museums
http://www.imls.gov/applicants/nlg_museums_nofo_2015.aspx
Application Deadline: 12/01/2014

National Leadership Grants for Museums support projects that address critical needs of the museum field and that have the potential to advance practice in the profession so that museums can improve services for the American public.

Institute of Museum and Library Services
Sparks! Ignition Grants for Museums
http://www.imls.gov/applicants/sparks_museums_nofo_2015.aspx
Application Deadline: 12/01/2014

These small grants encourage museums and other organizations to prototype and evaluate specific innovations in the ways they operate and the services they provide. Project results should offer valuable information to the museum field and the potential for improvement in the ways museums serve their communities.

National Archives and Records Administration
Archives Leadership Institute
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=255708
Application Deadline: 12/04/2014

This call seeks proposals from organizations to continue the Archives Leadership Institute. The Archives Leadership Institute seeks to build the capacity of attendees as leaders both in their own institutions and in the archives field. The National Archives and Records Administration envisions a minimum of a one-week program that will tailor contemporary best practices in leadership skills to issues specific to archives professionals.

National Archives and Records Administration
Digital Dissemination of Archival Collections
http://www.archives.gov/nhprc/announcement/digital.html
Application Deadline: 12/04/2014

This program desires to make historical records of national significance to the United States broadly available by disseminating digital surrogates on the Internet. Projects may focus on the papers of major figures from American life or cover broad historical movements in politics, military, business, social reform, the arts, and other aspects of the national experience.

Though not required, applicants are encouraged to submit a draft budget and narrative by October 1, 2014.

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Life Sciences


A-T Children's Project
Ataxia-Telangiectasia Research Projects
http://philanthropynewsdigest.org/rfps/rfp5053-a-t-children-s-project-accepting-applications-for-ataxia-telangiectasia-research-projects
Application Deadline: 03/01/2015

Grants of up to $150,000 over two years will be awarded for basic and translational research projects related to ataxia-telangiectasia. Projects that apply innovative and novel strategies for suggesting, developing, and evaluating specific disease-modifying and symptomatic interventions are encouraged.

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.

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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.

Department of the Interior
3D Elevation Program (3DEP)
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=259953
Application Deadline: 11/21/2014

The 3D Elevation Program (3DEP) initiative is being developed to respond to needs for high-quality topographic data and for a wide range of other three-dimensional representations of the Nation's natural and constructed features. The primary goal of 3DEP is to systematically collect enhanced elevation data in the form of high-quality light detection and ranging (lidar) data over the conterminous United States, Hawaii, and the U.S. territories, as well as interferometric synthetic aperture radar (ifsar) data over Alaska.

Pre-proposals are highly encouraged but not required. The deadline for pre-proposals is October 10, 2014.

NASA
ROSES 2014: Computational Modeling Algorithms and Cyberinfrastructure
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=268329
Application Deadline: 01/09/2015

This element provides research opportunities for new or improved computational modeling algorithms, the exploitation of new computing, storage, and networking architectures, or the development of programming and analysis environments relevant to NASA's modeling and data assimilation systems.

Notices of Intent are requested by October 31, 2014. Proposals are due by January 9, 2015.

NASA
ROSES 2014: Habitable Worlds
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=267911
Application Deadline: 01/23/2015

Research supported in Habitable Worlds seeks to use knowledge of the history of the Earth and the life upon it to determine the processes which create and maintain habitable environments, search for ancient and contemporary habitable environments, and explore the possibility of extant life beyond the Earth. 

A required Step-1 Proposal is due November 24, 2014.

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Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics


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.

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.

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Social Sciences


Department of Labor
Child Labor Beneficiary Monitoring Toolkit
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=265848
Application Deadline: 10/31/2014

The U.S. Department of Labor’s (USDOL) Bureau of International Labor Affairs (ILAB) Office of Child Labor, Forced Labor and Human Trafficking will award up to $1 million for one or more cooperative agreements to develop a toolkit to support the design and implementation of beneficiary monitoring systems by child labor elimination projects around the world. Child labor elimination projects funded by USDOL/ILAB are required to implement a Direct Beneficiary Monitoring System to regularly monitor service provision and beneficiary children’s education and work status.

DOD
Minerva Research Initiative
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=265088

This program seeks to increase the Department of Defense's intellectual capital in the social sciences and improve its ability to address future challenges and build bridges between the Department and the social science community.

White papers are due October 31, 2014.

DOD
U.S. Army Research Institute for the Behavioral and Social Sciences BAA for Basic, Applied, and Advanced Scientific Research (FY13-18)
http://www07.grants.gov/search/search.do?&mode=VIEW&oppId=219293

This BAA is a continuously open five-year announcement valid throughout the period beginning February 6, 2013 and ending February 5, 2018.

NCAA
NCAA Innovations in Research and Practice Grant Program
http://www.ncaa.org/about/resources/media-center/news/innovations-grant-proposals-sought
Application Deadline: 12/01/2014

Proposals are being sought for the second year of the NCAA Innovations in Research and Practice Grant Program. The program will award $100,000 to support research and data-driven projects aimed at improving the mental health and psychosocial well-being of student-athletes.

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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