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Miscellaneous

American Association for the Advancement of Science
Forum on Science and Technology Policy
http://www.aaas.org/page/forum-science-technology-policy
The annual AAAS Forum on Science and Technology Policy is the conference for people interested in public policy issues facing the science, engineering, and higher education communities. The forum will be held April 14-15, 2016 in Washington, DC.
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 Energy
Innovative Pathways
https://eere-exchange.energy.gov/#FoaIdb39cec84-4023-4e60-9356-08a840765ed0
This program pilots and evaluates innovative, crosscutting programs that eliminate common barriers preventing market exploration of clean energy technologies. Applications should illustrate innovative mechanisms that could alleviate some of the common structural challenges that promising new energy technologies face on the pathway to market. 

Required letters of intent are due by January 18, 2017. Full applications are due by February 15, 2017.
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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Agriculture and Rural Development

DOD
Insect Allies Program
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=289830
Application Deadline: January 17, 2017
DARPA is soliciting innovative research proposals that enable expression of crop traits by a single growing season at scale by delivering a modified virus to target plants by a mobile insect vector, thereby addressing national security challenges in agriculture domestically and abroad.
NIH
Dual Purpose with Dual Benefit: Research in Biomedicine and Agriculture Using Agriculturally Important Domestic Animal Species (R01)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-16-366.html
The purpose of this announcement is to invite the submission of grant applications that utilize agriculturally important domestic animal species to improve human health through the advancement of basic and translational research deemed highly relevant to both agricultural and biomedical research. 

Application dates vary. See solicitation for details.
USDA
Organic Agriculture Research and Extension Initiative
https://nifa.usda.gov/funding-opportunity/organic-agriculture-research-and-extension-initiative
Application Deadline: January 19, 2017
This program seeks to solve critical organic agriculture issues, priorities, or problems through the integration of research, education, and extension activities. This program will fund projects that enhance the ability of producers and processors who have already adopted organic standards to grow and market high quality organic agricultural products. Priority concerns include biological, physical, and social sciences, including economics. 
USDA
Regional Conservation Partnership Program
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=291192
This program seeks to co-invest with partners in innovative, workable and cost-effective approaches to benefit farming, ranching, and forest operations, local economies, and the communities and resources in a watershed or other geographic area.

Pre-applications are due April 21, 2017. Full applications may be submitted by invitation only.

Arts and Humanities

American Council of Learned Societies
ACLS Digital Extension Grants
http://www.acls.org/programs/digitalextension/
Application Deadline: January 25, 2017
This program supports digitally based research projects in all disciplines of the humanities and related social sciences that extend the opportunity to participate in the digital transformation of humanistic inquiry to a greater number of humanities scholars.
American Council of Learned Societies
Luce/ACLS Program in Religion, Journalism & International Affairs Grants for Universities
http://www.acls.org/programs/LuceRJIAgrants/
Application Deadline: March 23, 2017
These grants will support efforts to catalyze collaborations at universities with strengths in the study of religion, journalism and media, and international affairs.
American Music Therapy Association
Arthur Flagler Fultz Research Award
http://www.musictherapy.org/research/fultz/
Application Deadline: May 5, 2017
This award program is designed to encourage, promote, and fund music therapy research and the exploration of new and innovative music therapy treatments. To be eligible, the project's primary investigator must be an American Music Therapy Association member in good standing.
American Philosophical Society
Phillips Fund for Native American Research
https://amphilsoc.org/grants/phillips?elq=f2e97c4eab864a188267d5f4fc823013&elqCampaignId=2310&elqaid=7671&elqat=1&elqTrackId=148b207e75d84e0caaa11a76446fefd0
Application Deadline: March 1, 2017
These grants support research in Native American linguistics, ethnohistory, and the history of studies of Native Americans, in the continental United States and Canada. Grants are not made for projects in archaeology, ethnography, psycholinguistics, or for the preparation of pedagogical materials.
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Conservation and the Environment

Department of Commerce
FY2016 to FY2017 NOAA Broad Agency Announcement (BAA)
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=280752
Application Deadline: September 30, 2017
The purpose of this program is to request applications for special projects and programs associated with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)'s strategic plan and mission goals. Awards are intended as a mechanism to encourage research, education and outreach, innovative projects, or sponsorships that are not addressed through NOAA's competitive discretionary programs.
Department of Commerce
Joint Technology Transfer Initiative
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=290109
Application Deadline: February 9, 2017
The Office of Weather and Air Quality is seeking proposals to conduct research and development activities related to advancing convective scale modeling and water prediction. 
Department of Commerce
National Bycatch Reduction Engineering Program
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=291025
This mission of this program is to develop technological solutions and investigate changes in fishing practices designed to minimize bycatch of fish and protected species as well as minimize mortality and injury of bycaught species. 

Required pre-proposals are due by February 10, 2017. Full applications are due by March 31, 2017
Department of Commerce
Regional Integrated Sciences and Assessments Program
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=289851
Application Deadline: February 6, 2017
This program supports innovative, interdisciplinary, and regionally relevant research that informs resource management and public policy related to climate-related risks and vulnerabilities.
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Education and Outreach

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Miner Safety and Health Training Program
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=287881
This program seeks applications to support the development and delivery of training and education programs for workers engaged in mining operations in the Western United States.

Required Letters of Intent are due by January 12, 2017. Full applications are due by February 14, 2017.
Department of Education
College Assistance Migrant Program
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=291132
Application Deadline: March 10, 2017
The purpose of the College Assistance Migrant Program is to provide academic and financial support to help migrant and seasonal farmworkers and members of their immediate family complete their first year of college and continue in postsecondary education.
Department of Education
Education Innovation and Research Program: Early-phase Grants
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=290711
The Education Innovation and Research Program provides funding to create, develop, implement, replicate, or take to scale entrepreneurial, evidence-based, field-initiated innovations to improve student achievement and attainment for high-need students and rigorously evaluate such innovations. Early-phase grants provide funding to support the development, iteration, implementation, and feasibility testing of practices that are expected to be novel and significant relative to others that are underway nationally.

Notices of intent to apply are strongly encouraged and due February 13, 2017. Full applications are due April 13, 2017.
Department of Education
Education Innovation and Research Program: Expansion Grants
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=290713
The Education Innovation and Research Program provides funding to create, develop, implement, replicate, or take to scale entrepreneurial, evidence-based, field-initiated innovations to improve student achievement and attainment for high-need students and rigorously evaluate such innovations. Expansion grants provide funding for grantees to scale projects that are supported by strong evidence for at least one population and setting and thus are ready to be implemented at the national level.

Notices of intent to apply are strongly encouraged and due February 13, 2017. Full applications are due April 13, 2017.
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Engineering and Technology

Department of Commerce
Public Safety Innovation Accelerator Program
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=290542
Application Deadline: February 28, 2017
This program seeks applications from eligible applicants for activities to accelerate research, development, production, and testing of key broadband technologies and capabilities for first responders.
Department of Energy
2017 Vehicles Technologies Program
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=290715
This program supports applications to accelerate the development and adoption of sustainable transportation technologies as well as create system-level opportunities to significantly increase the energy efficiency of goods and/or people movement.  

Required concept papers are due by January 31, 2017. Full applications are due by March 24, 2017.
Department of Energy
Facsimile Appearance to Create Energy Savings
https://arpa-e-foa.energy.gov/#FoaIdb437e046-1235-4620-bb13-e87bdecdd537
The objective of this program is to develop advanced information technologies which will dramatically reduce the need to travel for the purpose of communication, thereby reducing travel-related energy consumption and its associated greenhouse gas emissions.

Required concept daters are required by January 16, 2017. The deadline for full proposals has yet to be determined.
Department of Energy
Solutions to Improve the Energy Efficiency of U.S. Small and Medium Commercial Buildings
https://eere-exchange.energy.gov/#FoaIdd77384ed-97f9-49e9-ba00-94ac05201041
Through this program, the Department of Energy seeks to fund the scale-up of promising solutions to the market barriers that hinder the growth of energy efficiency in small and medium commercial buildings and tenant spaces. The objective of this funding is to build a path for market-ready solutions to be used at scale across the United States to improve commercial building energy efficiency. 

Concept papers (required) are due December 4, 2015.

Applicants may submit only one concept paper and one full application for consideration under this funding opportunity announcement.
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Fellowships, Awards, and Internships



https://nugrant.unl.edu/fundingOpps/singleOpportunity?VCRFundingOpID=9372
American Association of Immunologists
Public Policy Fellows Program
http://www.aai.org/Public_Affairs/PPFP/
Application Deadline: January 26, 2017
This program provides postdoctoral fellows and other junior scientists who are committed to a career in biomedical research with the opportunity to learn about and participate in the public policy and legislative activities of the American Association of Immunologists.
American Chemical Society
Robert M. Scarborough Graduate/Postgraduate Award for Excellence in Medicinal Chemistry
https://www.acsmedchem.org/?nd=scarboroughgradexcellence
Application Deadline: February 28, 2017
The annual award is intended to recognize two current graduate students and/or postdoctoral researchers who have had primary leading roles in the significant scientific discoveries that enhance the field of medicinal chemistry.
American Philosophical Society
Library Short-term Resident Research Fellowship
https://amphilsoc.org/grants/resident?elq=f2e97c4eab864a188267d5f4fc823013&elqCampaignId=2310&elqaid=7671&elqat=1&elqTrackId=10eb99f0261242cd95115b5086010ead
Application Deadline: March 1, 2017
The American Philosophical Society Library offers short-term residential fellowships for conducting research in its collections. The society is a leading international center for research in the history of American science and technology and its European roots, as well as early American history and culture. The fellowships are open to holders of a Ph.D. or its equivalent, Ph.D. candidates who have passed their preliminary examinations and are researching their dissertations, and degreed independent scholars.
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Funding Opportunities Internal to UNL

Government of India and its Department of Science and Technology, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Robert B. Daugherty Water for Food Global Institute, and Indo-U.S. Science and Technology Forum
Water Advanced Research and Innovation (WARI) Fellowship Program
http://files.constantcontact.com/25037a7a301/dae33a23-dfe2-420f-8ffc-920d8dc45fd4.pdf?ver=1483481679000
Application Deadline: March 17, 2017
The WARI Fellowship Program is a dynamic and transformative program for students pursuing advanced academic research and/or other water-related careers. In 2017, the program will award five UNL students with scholarships to India, where they will conduct research at top-level Indian institutions. Students should be enrolled at the graduate level and in a water-related program, such as agronomy, agricultural economics, biological sciences, chemistry, earth and atmospheric sciences, engineering, hydrology, political science, or natural resources.   

Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources
Agricultural Research Divison Strategic (Miscellaneous) Funding
http://ard.unl.edu/funding-opportunities/ard-strategic-miscellaneous-funding
The intent of this program is to provide funding support for unique short-term needs not met by state-allocations, grants, or other internal funding programs. Such needs include requests for travel to research sites, temporary operation and/or personnel salary shortfalls, equipment/equipment repair, cash-flow loans, facility upgrades, and other miscellaneous items.

Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis throughout the year.
Nebraska Water Center
Student Summer Research Program in Czech Republic
http://unlcms.unl.edu/ianr/water-for-food/nebraska-water-center/1026-applications-being-solicited-summer-student-research-program-czech-republic
Application Deadline: February 15, 2017
Summer research experiences are available for students interested in pursuing research on the vadose zone to better understand water and chemical transport at various scales.
Office of Research and Economic Development
Biomedical Research Seed Grants
https://nugrant.unl.edu/era/application/applicationPrepPage.php?WorkflowReturnToURL=/system/home&PreselectCompetitionID=141
The goal of this program is to enhance the competitiveness of faculty submitting grant proposals requesting R01 grant support for biomedical research funding from the National Institutes of Health. 

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis at any time. 
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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: July 31, 2016
NIH
Center of Excellence for Research on Complementary and Integrative Health (P01)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-16-379.html
This announcement encourages the submission of applications that requires multi-project, synergistic collaboration between outstanding scientists that blends multiple research approaches by multi-disciplinary research teams. This Center of Excellence for Research on Complementary and Integrative Health (CERCIH) program is designed to support three or more highly meritorious projects that can offer significant scientific advantages and "synergy" that could not be achieved by supporting the same projects as individual research grants. Each CERCIH must be focused on questions of high relevance to the mission of NCCIH.

Standard application dates apply. See solicitation for details.
NIH
Centers of Excellence in Genomic Science (RM1)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-16-436.html
The Centers of Excellence in Genomic Science program establishes academic Centers for advanced genome research.

Application dates vary. See solicitation for details.
NIH
Data and Resource Generation Centers for Illuminating the Druggable Genome (U24)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-RM-16-026.html
Application Deadline: March 14, 2017
The goal of this program and its companion announcements is to generate a research consortium to facilitate the unveiling of the functions of selected understudied proteins in the druggable genome using experimental and informatics approaches. 
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International

Department of State
Fulbright Specialist Program
http://www.cies.org/program/fulbright-specialist-program
The Fulbright Specialist Program promotes linkages between U.S. scholars and professionals and their counterparts at host institutions overseas.

Deadlines vary. See the program website for details.
Department of State
International Education Administrators Seminars
http://www.cies.org/program/fulbright-international-education-administrators-seminars
International Education Administrators Seminars help U.S. international education professionals and senior higher education officials create empowering connections with the societal, cultural, and higher education systems of other countries. 

Deadlines vary. See the program website for details.
NIH
Global Infectious Disease Research Training Program (D43)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-17-057.html
This announcement encourages applications for the Global Infectious Disease Research Training Program from U.S. and low- and middle-income country (LMIC) institutions. The application should propose a collaborative training program that will strengthen the capacity of an LMIC institution to conduct infectious disease research. This solicitation will support research-training programs that focus on major endemic or life-threatening emerging infectious diseases, neglected tropical diseases, infections that frequently occur as co-infections in HIV-infected individuals or infections associated with non-communicable disease conditions of public health importance in LMICs. 

Application dates vary. 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.

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Journalism and Media

National Geographic Society
Expeditions Council Grants
http://www.nationalgeographic.com/explorers/grants-programs/ec-apply/
The Expeditions Council is an editorially driven grant program that supports exploration and adventure worldwide. Proposed projects must have the potential to yield compelling stories and images. 

Pre-applications are accepted throughout the year and should be submitted at least six months before anticipated project dates.

Law, Justice, and Human Rights

Department of Justice
Enhancing Youth Access to Justice Initiative
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=290991
Application Deadline: March 2, 2017
This initiative provides funding to develop and implement standards of policy and practice to manage well-resourced, statewide juvenile indigent defense systems; and develop state or regional resource centers to help state, tribal, and local juvenile defense systems enhance the quality of legal representation, leverage resources, and collect and analyze data to measure the effectiveness of specific initiatives.
Department of Justice
Field-Initiated Research and Evaluation Program
https://www.ojjdp.gov/grants/solicitations/FY2017/FIRE.pdf?utm_source=Funding+Supplement&utm_campaign=e3f6f9e3fe-FS_2016_12_12&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_8d6cbefc3d-e3f6f9e3fe-212708225
Application Deadline: February 6, 2017
This program seeks applications which support innovative and methodologically sound research and evaluation efforts that inform policy and practice consistent with the advancement of effective deliinquency prevention and juvenile justice system interventions and reform. 
Department of Justice
Inmate Behavior Management Initiative
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=290999
Application Deadline: March 2, 2017
This program seeks proposals providing solutions and best practices for managing inmate behavior through training, technical assistance, and information services, specifically in relation to direct supervision and inmate behavior management in jails and prisons. 
Department of Justice
Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=290187
Application Deadline: February 28, 2017
The National Institute of Justice seeks proposals for basic research and development projects that will increase the body of knowledge to guide and inform forensic science policy and practice or lead to the production of useful materials, devices, systems or methods that have the potential for forensic application.
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Libraries and Museums

Institute of Museum and Library Services
Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program
https://www.imls.gov/grants/available/laura-bush-21st-century-librarian-program
This program supports professional development, graduate education, and continuing education to help libraries and archives develop a diverse workforce of librarians to better meet the changing learning and information needs of the American public.

Required preliminary proposals are due February 1, 2017, with invited full proposals due June 9, 2017.
Institute of Museum and Library Services
National Leadership Grants for Libraries
https://www.imls.gov/grants/available/national-leadership-grants-libraries
This program supports projects that address significant challenges and opportunities faced by the library and archive fields and that have the potential to advance theory practice. Successful proposals will generate results such as new tools, research findings, models, services, practices, or alliances that can be widely used, adapted, scaled, or replicated to extend the benefits of federal investment.

Required preliminary proposals are due February 1, 2017, with invited full proposals due June 9, 2017.

Life Sciences

A-T Children's Project
Research Grants
https://www.communityatcp.org/GrantGuidelines
The A-T Children's Project provides competitive grant awards for basic and translational research grants related to Ataxia-Telangiectasia. 

Letters of intent are due by February 1 and August 1, annually
ABMRF/The Foundation for Alcohol Research
Alcohol Research Grants
http://www.abmrf.org/appyling_grant
Application Deadline: February 15, 2017
The AMBRF/Foundation for Alcohol Research is inviting proposals for research on the effects of alcohol consumption on health and behavior. The foundation encourages basic and clinical research, including epidemiology. 
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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Limited Submission Competitions

American Honda Foundation
Grants
http://www.honda.com/community/applying-for-a-grant
Application Deadline: February 1, 2017
The American Honda Foundation engages in grant making that reflects the basic tenets, beliefs, and philosophies of Honda companies, which are characterized by the following qualities: imaginative, creative, youthful, forward-thinking, scientific, humanistic, and innovative. The Foundation supports youth education with a specific focus on the STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) subjects in addition to the environment.

The internal competition is completed and a team has been selected to submit a proposal in 2017.

Institutions are limited to one application in any 12-month cycle.

If you are interested in developing a proposal in response to this funding opportunity, please complete a notification of intent to submit by December 19, 2016. For more information regarding the internal selection process, visit http://research.unl.edu/limited-submissions-funding-programs/ or contact Tisha Mullen, tgilreathmullen2@unl.edu, (472-2894).

Arts Midwest
NEA Big Read
http://www.neabigread.org/guidelines.php
Application Deadline: January 26, 2017
The Big Read provides organizations with grants and comprehensive resources that support their efforts to inspire their community to read and discuss a single book or the work of a poet.

Organizations may apply for one grant per year.

If you are interested in developing a proposal in response to this funding opportunity, please complete a notification of intent to submit by November 28, 2016. For more information regarding the internal selection process, visit http://research.unl.edu/limited-submissions-funding-programs/ or contact Tisha Mullen, tgilreathmullen2@unl.edu, (472-2894).
Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation
Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Awards Program
http://www.dreyfus.org/awards/camille_dreyfus_teacher_award.shtml
Application Deadline: February 10, 2017
The Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Awards Program supports the research and teaching careers of talented young faculty in the chemical sciences. Criteria for selection include an independent body of scholarship attained in the early years of their appointment and a demonstrated commitment to education, signaling the promise of continuing outstanding contributions to both research and teaching. 

Institutions may make only one nomination annually for this program.

If you are interested in developing a proposal in response to this funding opportunity, please complete a notification of intent to submit by November 21, 2016. For more information regarding the internal selection process, visit http://research.unl.edu/limited-submissions-funding-programs/ or contact Tisha Mullen, tgilreathmullen2@unl.edu, (472-2894).
CEC ArtsLink
ArtsLink Projects
http://www.cecartslink.org/grants/artslink_projects/
Application Deadline: January 16, 2017
ArtsLink Projects provide support for projects in eligible foreign countries. Applicants must be working with an artist or organization in the chosen region, and projects should be designed to benefit participants and audiences in both the United States and the host country. This deadline is for visual and media arts projects.

An applicant may not submit more than one ArtsLink Projects application per year.

If you are interested in developing a proposal in response to this funding opportunity, please complete a notification of intent to submit by 08/08/2016. 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). 
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Mathematics and Physical Sciences

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Using Linked Data to Understand Motor Vehicle Injury Among Older Adults
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=286671
Application Deadline: February 13, 2017
This program is seeking investigator-initiated research that will help determine the utility of linked data for identifying risk factors, protective factors, and outcomes of motor vehicle crashes among older adults. 
Department of Commerce
Precision Measurement Grant Program
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=290820
This program seeks proposals for basic research in the field of fundamental measurement or the determination of fundamental constants. 

Required abbreviated applications are due by February 2, 2017. Full applications are due by May 2, 2017.
Department of Energy
FY 2017 Continuation of Solicitation for the Office of Science Financial Assistance Program
http://science.energy.gov/~/media/grants/pdf/foas/2017/SC_FOA_0001664.pdf
Application Deadline: September 30, 2017
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 opportunity will remain open until September 30, 2017, and applications may be submitted at any time during this period. Pre-applications are encouraged but not required.
NASA
Asteroid Redirect Mission Umbrella for Partnerships
https://nspires.nasaprs.com/external/viewrepositorydocument/cmdocumentid=532358/solicitationId=%7BA425E03C-5CA3-8F67-EB63-81E83524E959%7D/viewSolicitationDocument=1/ARM_Umbrella_BAA_rev.pdf
This Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) solicits concept studies for basic and applied research and technology demonstrations, and mission investigations through partnerships with NASA's Asteroid Redirect Mission (ARM). The ARM is part of NASA's plan to advance the technologies, capabilities, and spaceflight experience needed for continuing human exploration. 

Specific collaborative research and partnership opportunities will be announced by issuing appendices to this BAA.
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Social Sciences

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: June 15, 2017
This program 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. 
American Psychological Foundation
Esther Katz Rosen Fund Grants
http://www.apa.org/apf/funding/rosen.aspx?tab=1
Application Deadline: March 1, 2017
Ester Katz Rosen Fund grants provide up to $50,000 for work related to the psychological understanding of gifted children and youth.
American Psychological Foundation
John and Polly Sparks Early Career Grant for Psychologists Investigating Serious Emotional Disturbance
http://www.apa.org/apf/funding/sparks-early-career.aspx?tab=1
Application Deadline: March 15, 2017
The John and Polly Sparks Early Career Grant supports early career psychologists conducting research in the area of early intervention and treatment for serious emotional disturbance in children.
American Psychological Foundation
Randy Gerson Memorial Grant
http://www.apa.org/apf/funding/gerson.aspx?tab=1
Application Deadline: February 1, 2017
This program awards grants for graduate student projects in family and/or couple dynamics and/or multi-generational processes. Work that advances theory, assessment, or clinical practice in these areas shall be considered eligible.
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Transportation

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

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