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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.
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
Linked Standard Research Innovation Grants
https://afsp.org/our-work/research/grant-information/?utm_source=Funding+Supplement&utm_campaign=7157d247bd-FS_8_30_168_30_2016&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_8d6cbefc3d-7157d247bd-212708225#section3
The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention invites letters of intent to support research on suicide from a variety of disciplines, including psychiatry, medicine, psychology, genetics, epidemiology, neurobiology, sociology, nursing, health services administration, social work, etc.

Required letters of intent are due by September 15, 2016. Invited full applications are due in mid-November.
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Grand Challenges Explorations - Round 18
http://gcgh.grandchallenges.org/grant-opportunities
Application Deadline: November 9, 2016
Grand Challenges Explorations fosters early-stage discovery research to expand the pipeline of ideas for solving our greatest global health and development challenges. Applications on the following four topics are accepted: (1) assess family planning needs, preferences, and behaviors to inform innovations in contraceptive technologies; (2) develop novel platforms to accelerate contraceptive drug discovery; (3) design new solutions to data integration for malaria elimination; and (4) accelerate development of new therapies for childhood Cryptosporidium infection.
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.

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Agriculture and Rural Development

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
AFRI - Agriculture and Natural Resources Science for Climate Variability and Change Challenge Area
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=285990
This AFRI Challenge Area focuses on the priority to mitigate and adapt to climate variability and change. It supports activities that reduce greenhouse gas emissions, increase carbon sequestration in agricultural and forest production systems, and prepare the nation's agriculture and forests to adapt to variable climates. The long-term outcome for this program is to reduce the use of energy, nitrogen fertilizer, and water by ten percent and increase carbon sequestration by 15 percent through resilient agriculture and forest production systems. 

Application dates vary. See solicitation for details.
USDA
AFRI Foundational Program
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=283836
The AFRI Foundational Program is offered to support grants in the six AFRI priority areas to continue building a foundation of knowledge critical for solving current and future societal challenges. 

Letters of intent and application deadlines vary by program areas. See solicitation for details.

Arts and Humanities

American Academy in Rome
Rome Prize
http://www.aarome.org/apply/rome-prize/procedure-requirements
Each year, the Rome Prize is awarded to about 30 emerging artists and humanities scholars who represent the highest standard of excellence and who are in the early or middle stages of their careers. Rome Prize recipients are generally invited to Rome for 11 months although there is some variation in length depending on discipline. 

The deadline for applications is November 1 , 2016, but applications will also be accepted until November 15, 2016, for an additional fee.
American Council of Learned Societies
Comparative Perspectives on Chinese Culture and Society
http://www.acls.org/programs/chinese-culture/
Application Deadline: November 9, 2016
ACLS invites proposals in the humanities and related social sciences that adopt an explicitly cross-cultural or comparative perspective for collaborative work in China studies. The program supports collaborative work of three types: planning meetings, workshops, and conferences. Proposals must include at least one scholar from Taiwan.
American Council of Learned Societies
Henry Luce Foundation/ACLS Program in China Studies
http://www.acls.org/programs/china-studies/
Application Deadline: November 9, 2016
This program seeks to maintain the vitality of China studies in North America through fellowships and grants designed primarily for scholars early in their careers. The program offers three competitions:
  • Predissertation-Summer Travel Grants for graduate students who wish to conduct preliminary preparations in China prior to beginning basic research for the dissertation;
  • Postdoctoral Fellowships for scholars who are preparing their Ph.D. dissertation research for publication or who are embarking on new research projects; and
  • Collaborative Reading-Workshop Grants for scholars of different disciplines to investigate texts that constitute essential points of entry to Chinese periods, traditions, communities, or events in contemporary or historical times.
American Council of Learned Societies
The Robert H. N. Ho Family Foundation New Professorships in Buddhist Studies
http://www.acls.org/programs/buddhist-studies/#np
Application Deadline: January 11, 2017
These grants are awarded to institutions of higher education to support new teaching positions in Buddhist studies.
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Conservation and the Environment

Consortium of Universities for the Advancement of Hydrologic Science, Inc.
Lets Talk About Water Challenge Grants
https://www.cuahsi.org/LTAWchallengegrants
Application Deadline: November 4, 2016
This program supports universities in the development of their own "Let's Talk About Water" (LTAW) science outreach events. LTAW events use a film screening and panel discussion format to catalyze conversation between water science experts and the public. 
Department of Commerce
Collaborative Science, Technology, and Applied Research (CSTAR) Program
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=289115
Application Deadline: January 4, 2017
This program represents a National Weather Service effort to create a cost-effective transition from basic and applied research to operations and services through collaborative research between operational forecasters and academic institutions that have expertise in the environmental sciences.

Letters of intent, which are strongly encouraged but not required, are due October 26, 2016. Full proposals are due on January 4, 2017.
Department of Commerce
FY 2017 Climate Program Office
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=286560
The Climate Program Office (CPO) supports competitive research through three major program areas: Climate Observations and Monitoring, Earth System Research and Modeling, and Climate and Societal Interactions. Through this announcement, the CPO is seeking applications for seven individual competitions in FY 2017. 

Full applications for all competitions, with the exception of the two Modeling, Analysis, Predictions, and Projections (MAPP) Program competitions, are due October 26, 2016. MAPP applications are due October 31, 2016.
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.
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Education and Outreach

Constellation
E2 Energy to Educate
http://www.constellation.com/community/e2-energy-to-educate.html
Application Deadline: October 1, 2016
Through the E2 Energy to Educate grant program, Constellation offers students in grades 6-12 and college opportunities to experience problem-solving today's and tomorrow's energy challenges. Grant funds support projects designed to enhance students' understanding of science and technology and to inspire them to think differently about energy.
DOD
Funding Opportunity Announcement for the Navy and Marine Corps Science, Technology, Engineering
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=280020
Application Deadline: December 31, 2016
The Office of Naval Research seeks proposals for developing existing or innovative solutions that directly support the development and maintenance of a robust STEM workforce. The goal of any proposed effort should be to provide solutions that will establish and maintain a diverse pipeline of U.S. citizens who are interested in uniformed or civilian Navy and Marine Corps STEM-related workforce opportunities. While this announcement is relevant for any stage of the STEM pipeline, funding efforts will be targeted primarily towards the future STEM workforce in high schools, all categories of post-secondary institutions, the STEM research enterprise, and efforts that enhance the current naval STEM workforce and its mission readiness. Efforts may encompass a spectrum of project sizes from exploratory pilots to large-scale regional or national initiatives. The technical content of any idea must establish naval relevance within the broad scope of key engineering and scientific areas as outlined in the Naval Science & Technology Strategic Plan. 
Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Science Education Alliance
http://www.hhmi.org/programs/science-education-alliance
Application Deadline: October 31, 2016
The Science Education Alliance helps bring good ideas in science education to a broader audience by offering educators models of research-based curricula developed to engage college students in true scientific discovery as early as possible in their academic careers.
National Education Association (NEA) Foundation
Learning and Leadership Grants
http://www.neafoundation.org/pages/learning-leadership-grants/
Through its Learning and Leadership program, the NEA Foundation makes awards of (1) up to $2,000 to support high-quality professional development experiences such as summer institutes or action research and (2) up to $5,000 to support group projects related to collegial study, including study groups, action research, lesson study, or mentoring experiences for faculty or staff new to an assignment.

Applications are reviewed three times per year: February 1, June 1, and October 15 (annually).
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Engineering and Technology

Department of Energy
Applications for Technologies Directed at Utilizing Carbon Dioxide from Coal Fired Power Plants
https://nugrant.unl.edu/fundingOpps/singleOpportunity?VCRFundingOpID=8801
Application Deadline: October 3, 2016
This program will develop and test technologies that can utilize carbon dioxide from coal-fired power plants to reduce the emissions and create valuable products to offset the cost of carbon capture and storage. Awards made from this Funding Opportunity Announcement will validate the concept, estimate the technology cost, and demonstrate that the carbon lifecycle of the products offer a true carbon reduction.  

For a copy of this solicitation, contact Tiffany Lee at tlee9@unl.edu.
Department of Energy
Hydronext: Innovative Technologies to Advance Non-Powered Dam and Pumped-Storage Hydropower Development
https://eere-exchange.energy.gov/?utm_source=Funding+Supplement&utm_campaign=50423368d0-FS_8_2_168_3_2016&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_8d6cbefc3d-50423368d0-212708225#FoaId08403474-c032-457d-81ed-99d8c49127fa
The overall objective of this program is to further the development of non-powered dams (NDP) and pumped storage hydropower (PSH) resources by reducing capital costs and deployment timelines. These objectives will be achieved by funding projects in two topic areas: (1) developing low‐head, modular, and standard turbine/generation technologies for NPD applications that can reduce civil works activities and operate over a range of flows, and (2) proving the concept feasibility of innovative closed‐loop PSH systems (e.g., modular technologies and/or innovative methods of producing head differentials) that can reduce development costs and timelines.

Concept papers are due August 25, 2016.
Department of Energy
Innovative Development in Energy-Related Applied Science (IDEAS)
https://arpa-e-foa.energy.gov/#FoaId45210635-66d2-4e12-a9ee-fb39dca1d01b
The broad objective of this program is to identify disruptive concepts in energy-related technologies that challenge the status quo and represent a leap beyond today's technology. Concepts of particular interest have the potential to achieve percentage-level reductions in U.S. energy consumption, energy-related imports, or greenhouse gas emissions.

Applicants may submit concept papers at any time before this announcement closes on September 30, 2016. 
Department of Energy
Measurement Innovations for Magnetic Fusion Systems
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=286573
The mission of the Fusion Energy Sciences (FES) program is to expand the fundamental understanding of matter at very high temperatures and densities and to build the scientific foundation needed to develop a fusion energy source. The FES Measurement Innovation program supports the development of novel and innovative diagnostic techniques and their application to new, unexplored, or unfamiliar plasma regimes or scenarios.

Pre-applications must be submitted by August 26, 2016.
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Fellowships, Awards, and Internships

Agency for Health Care Research and Quality
AHRQ Mentored Research Scientist Research Career Development Award (K01)
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=283570
Application Deadline: November 11, 2016
The primary purpose of this program is to prepare qualified individuals for careers that have a significant impact on the quality, safety, efficiency, equity, and effectiveness of health care for all Americans. This program represents an AHRQ program to provide support and protected time to individuals with a research doctoral degree for an intensive, supervised research career development experience in health services research. The K01 award can be used both by individuals who propose to newly embark in heath services research training and those who had a hiatus in their research careers because of illness or family circumstances. The K01 award is also available to promote research workforce diversity by providing enhanced research career development opportunities.
American Academy of Arts and Sciences
Hellman Fellowship in Science and Technology Policy
http://www.amacad.org/content/about/about.aspx?d=96&t=4&s=94
Application Deadline: January 6, 2017
This fellowship provides an opportunity for an early career professional with training in science or engineering to learn about a career in public policy and administration. While in residence, Hellman Fellows work with senior scientists and policy experts on critical national and international policy issues related to science, engineering, and technology.
American Academy of Arts and Sciences
Policy Fellowship in Global Security and International Affairs
http://www.amacad.org/content.aspx?i=22034
This fellowship is for an early-career professional with experience or training in international relations, public policy, and development. While in residence, the Fellow will work with senior scholars and policy experts on Academy projects related to the governance of nuclear weapons, the formulation of strategies to contain security threats from failed and fragile states, and the establishment of regional dialogues on security, among others.

Applications for this 12-month fellowship will be accepted on a rolling basis until the position is filled.
American Antiquarian Society
Hench Post-Dissertation Fellowship
http://www.americanantiquarian.org/hench.htm
Application Deadline: October 15, 2016
Scholars who are no more than three years beyond receipt of the doctorate are eligible to apply for this year-long residential fellowship at the American Antiquarian Society to revise their dissertation for publication. Any topic relevant to the Society's library collections and programmatic scope (i.e., American history and culture through 1876) is eligible.
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Funding Opportunities Internal to UNL

Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources
IANR Travel Grant
http://ard.unl.edu/funding-opportunities/ianr-travel-grant
Application Deadline: October 15, 2016
This program provides grants for faculty travel to present original work at professional and scholarly meetings.
Nebraska Center for the Prevention of Obesity Diseases
Special Seed Grant Funding
http://cehs.unl.edu/npod/seed-grant-rfa-2016/
Application Deadline: September 30, 2016
This program invites applications in the area of obesity research and nutrient signaling to enhance competitiveness in obtaining extramural support. Priority will be given to proposals that focus on the prevention of obesity-related diseases through dietary molecules and interactions between diet and non-coding RNAs or biomarkers of disease.
Office of Research and Economic Development
Arts & Humanities Research Enhancement Program
https://nugrant.unl.edu/era/application/applicationPrepPage.php?WorkflowReturnToURL=/system/home&PreselectCompetitionID=177
Application Deadline: October 28, 2016
This program is designed to foster research, scholarship, and creative activity in the arts and humanities to support extellence in these disciplines and increase competitiveness for external grants.
Office of Research and Economic Development
Research Development Fellows Program
http://research.unl.edu/proposaldevelopment/rdfp/
The Office of Research and Economic Development is seeking applicants for the 2016-2017 Research Development Fellows Program, a year-long program designed to help full-time, pre-tenure faculty obtain the information and experience they need to develop and submit successful external grant proposals. Oct. 3 is the application deadline.
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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
Learning Disabilities Research Centers (P50)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-HD-17-006.html
Application Deadline: December 28, 2016
The Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development invites center applications that focus on generating new scientific knowledge to inform our understanding of learning disabilities and comorbid conditions through synergistic, integrated, team-based transdisciplinary science. 
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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
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
Mobile Health: Technology and Outcomes in Low and Middle Income Countries (R21)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-16-292.html
The purpose of this announcement is to encourage exploratory/developmental research applications that propose to conduct research to develop or adapt innovative mobile health (mHealth) technology specifically suited for low and middle income countries and determine the health-related outcomes associated with implementation of the technology. Of highest interest are innovative, well-designed multidisciplinary projects that aim to generate generalizable knowledge for the field.

Application dates vary. 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 State
Latin America Freedom of Expression Grant
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=288559
Application Deadline: November 7, 2016
The goal of this program is to promote a strategic regional approach to combating restrictive media policies and regulations in Latin America. Applications should represent demand-drive support for civil society to monitor freedom of expression-related challenges and conduct national, regional, and international advocacy.
NIH
Ethical, Legal and Policy Issues in HIV Research with Key Populations (R01)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-15-328.html
This announcement encourages applications to analyze and address ethical, legal, or policy challenges specific to work with key populations in HIV research or health care. 

Applications dates vary. See solicitation for details.
NIH
Ethical, Legal, and Policy Issues in HIV Research with Key Populations (R21)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-15-327.html
This announcement encourages applications to analyze and address ethical, legal, or policy challenges specific to work with key populations in HIV research or health care. 

Applications dates vary. See solicitation for details.
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.

Libraries and Museums

Institute of Museum and Library Services
National Leadership Grants for Museums
http://imls.gov/grants/available/national-leadership-grants-museums
Application Deadline: December 1, 2016
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.
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 application deadlines are June 15, 2016, and October 6, 2016.

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 Psychological Foundation
Elizabeth Munsterberg Koppitz Child Psychology Graduate Student Fellowship
http://www.apa.org/apf/funding/koppitz.aspx?tab=1
Application Deadline: November 15, 2016
The Elizabeth Munsterberg Koppitz Fellowship program supports graduate research projects and scholarships in child psychology.

Only one application is accepted from any one institution in any given year.

If you are interested in developing a proposal in response to this funding opportunity, please complete a notification of intent to submit by October 3, 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). 
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Vector-Borne Disease Regional Center of Excellence
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=287052
This program establishes vector-borne disease regional Centers of Excellence aimed at building capacity to address the problem of emerging and exotic vector-borne diseases in the U.S., including Zika virus infection. 

Only one application per institution is allowed. 

If you are interested in developing a proposal in response to this funding opportunity, please complete a notification of intent to submit by September 30, 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).

Department of Energy
Clean Energy Manufacturing Innovation Institute for Reducing EMbodied-Energy and Decreasing Emissions (REMADE) in Materials Manufacturing
https://eere-exchange.energy.gov/default.aspx#FoaIda1ab41d9-cb57-4413-a9da-fbfb23bc5c73
This Funding Opportunity Announcement supports the establishment of a Clean Energy Manufacturing Innovation Institute for Reducing EMbodied-energy and Decreasing Emissions (REMADE) in Materials Manufacturing. This Institute will enable the development and widespread deployment of key industrial platform technologies that will dramatically reduce life-cycle energy consumption and carbon emissions associated with industrial-scale materials production and processing through the development of technologies for reuse, recycling, and remanufacturing of materials.

Concept papers are due July 28, 2016. An entity may submit only one concept paper and one full application to 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 07/05/2016. 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

Department of Energy
FY 2016 Continuation of Solicitation for the Office of Science Financial Assistance Program
http://science.energy.gov/~/media/grants/pdf/foas/2016/SC_FOA_0001414.pdf

This program supports the Office of Science of the Department of Energy's continuing interest in receiving grant applications for the 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 remains open until September 30, 2016. Applications may be submitted any time during this period.

DOD
Fundamental Research in Atomic, Molecular, and Quantum Physics
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=286169
Application Deadline: October 28, 2016
This program seeks applications that push the boundaries of science and technology in the area of atomic, molecular, and quantum physics. Innovative proposals that address cooling and trapping techniques, fundamental developments in atomic clocks and inertial sensors, or metrologically relevant quantum states, both theoretical and experimental, are encouraged.
DOD
Strategic Materials Research
https://www.fbo.gov/index?tab=documents&tabmode=form&subtab=core&tabid=09e62e17613d919eab0c6005efb08ff7
Application Deadline: September 29, 2017
This program is charged with maintaining cognizance of worldwide strategic and critical materials supply chain conditions from the source to final assembly and evaluating the capability of these supply chains to support national defense and essential civilian industries. Applications are encouraged to produce robust logistics research addressing areas such as geographic locations of deposits and reserves, global mining and refining capabilities, and the impact of worldwide consumption patterns of essential materials.

White papers (required) are due by September 29, 2017.
Lawrence Foundation
Lawrence Foundation Grants
http://www.thelawrencefoundation.org/grants/guidelines.php
Application Deadline: November 1, 2016
The Lawrence Foundation is a private family foundation focused on making grants to support environmental, education, human services, and other causes. The Foundation awards both program and operating support grants. 
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Social Sciences

American Psychological Association
Basic Psychological Science Research Grant
http://www.apa.org/about/awards/apags-science.aspx
Application Deadline: December 1, 2016
This grant provides support for graduate students conducting psychological science research studies, with additional funding reserved specifically for diversity-focused research.
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
Lizette Peterson-Homer Injury Prevention Grant Award
http://www.apa.org/apf/funding/peterson-homer.aspx?tab=1
Application Deadline: October 1, 2016
This grant supports research into psychological and behavioral aspects of the prevention of injuries in children and adolescents as reflected in the activities and interests within pediatric psychology of the late Lizette Peterson-Homer and her commitment to improving the status of children in the face of the most significant threats to their health and development. 
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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: December 31, 2019

Visiting Scholar