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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 Commerce
FY 2016 - FY 2019 EDA Planning Program and Local Technical Assistance Program
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=280447
With this program, the Economic Development Administration announces general policies and application procedures for grant-based investments under the Planning and Local Technical Assistance programs.

Applications will be accepted on an ongoing basis until the publication of a new planning federal funding opportunity.
Department of Commerce
Public Works and Economic Adjustment Assistance Programs
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=279842

This program is soliciting proposals from applicants in rural and urban areas that are designed to leverage existing regional assets and support the implementation of economic development strategies that advance new ideas and creative approaches to promote economic prosperity in distressed communities. 

Proposals and applications will be accepted on an ongoing basis until the publication of a new Economic Development Assistance Program federal funding opportunity announcement.

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Agriculture and Rural Development


USDA
AFRI Food Safety Challenge Area
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=283339
Application Deadline: 08/03/2016This AFRI Challenge Area promotes and enhances the scientific discipline of food safety, with an overall aim of protecting consumers from microbial and chemical contaminants that may occur during all stages of the food chain, from production to consumption.
USDA
AFRI Food Security Challenge Area
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=283456
Application Deadline: 07/07/2016The AFRI Food Security Challenge Area focuses on the societal challenge to keep American agriculture competitive and end world hunger by ensuring the availability and accessibility of safe and nutritious food. The long-term goal is to sustainably increase agricultural productivity and the availability and accessibility of safe and nutritious food. 
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.
USDA
AFRI Sustainable Bioenergy and Bioproducts
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=283812
In the AFRI Sustainable Bioenergy and Bioproducts Challenge Area specific program areas are designed to achieve the long-term outcome of reducing the national dependence on foreign oil through the development and production of regionally-appropriate sustainable bioenergy systems that materially deliver advanced liquid transportation biofuels, biopower, and bioproducts.

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


Center for Craft, Creativity & Design
Craft Research Fund
http://www.craftcreativitydesign.org/grants/craft-research-fund/
Application Deadline: 10/07/2016The goals of this program are to explore the inter-relationship among craft, art, design, and contemporary culture; support innovative research on critical issues in craft theory and history; foster new cross-disciplinary approaches to scholarship in the craft field in the United States; and advance investigation of neglected questions in craft history and criticism in the United States. Exhibition Research Grants, Project Grants, Graduate Research Grants, and Travel Grants are awarded.
College Art Association
Terra Foundation for American Art International Publication Grant
http://www.collegeart.org/terrafoundation/
This program supports book-length scholarly manuscripts in the history of American art, visual studies, and related subjects.

Required letters of intent are due September 15, 2016.
Harry S. Truman Library Institute
Research Grants
http://trumanlibraryinstitute.org/research-grants/research-grants/
Application Deadline: 10/01/2016Research grants enable graduate students, post-doctoral scholars, and other researchers to research at the Harry S. Truman Library. The grants provide assistance to scholars whose contributions illuminate the critical issues of Truman's presidency and legacy.
Humanities Nebraska
Major Grants
http://humanitiesnebraska.org/grants/opportunities/
Application Deadline: 08/01/2016Major Grants are given for projects or programs in the humanities that take place in Nebraska and/or have direct significance to Nebraska. Major Grants are for projects or programs costing more than $2,000.
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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: 09/30/2017The 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.
EPA
Long-term Exposure to Air Pollution and Development of Cardiovascular Disease
https://www.epa.gov/research-grants/long-term-exposure-air-pollution-and-development-cardiovascular-disease#Special_Requirements
Application Deadline: 08/02/2016

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), as part of its Science to Achieve Results (STAR) program, is seeking applications proposing to expand and inform the understanding of the mechanism(s) by which air pollution contributes to the development of cardiovascular disease. Specifically, research is needed to estimate the total cardiovascular risk associated with exposure to air pollution, including indicators of early subclinical damage and novel endpoints, in addition to established morbidity and mortality outcomes. 

EPA
Technical Assistance and Support for Improved Protection of Drinking Water Sources
https://www.epa.gov/sites/production/files/2016-05/documents/final_rfa_2016_uic_and_swp_508.pdf
Application Deadline: 07/15/2016The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is soliciting applications from eligible applicants for technical assistance and support that will enhance communication and coordination between the EPA and the states to protect drinking water sources. The technical assistance and support should develop and expand the capability of state and tribal Underground Injection Control programs (Classes I-VI) and state and tribal Source Water Protection programs to protect drinking water sources.

Education and Outreach


American Society for Cell Biology
Mentoring in Active Learning and Teaching
http://www.ascb.org/mentoring-in-active-learning-and-teaching-malt/
The American Society for Cell Biology will award grants of up to $2,000 to individual undergraduate biology educators to visit, observe, and work with mentors skilled in active learning and evidence-based teaching strategies that align with the society's principles. This immersion/mentoring experience is intended to provide clarity and practical interactive opportunities for 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.

The application deadlines are January 11, 2016 and July 11, 2016.
Department of Education
American History and Civics Academies Program
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=284246
Application Deadline: 07/15/2016The American History and Civics Academies Program supports the establishment of: (1) Presidential Academies for the Teaching of American History and Civics that offer workshops for both veteran and new teachers to strengthen their knowledge of American history and civics and (2) Congressional Academies for Students of American History and Civics that provide high school students with opportunities to develop a broader and deeper understanding of these subjects. 

Notices of intent to apply (strongly encouraged) are due by June 30, 2016.
Department of Education
Indian Education Discretionary Grants Programs: Professional Development Grants Program
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=283906
Application Deadline: 07/01/2016The purposes of the Indian Education Professional Development Grants program are to (1) increase the number of qualified Indian individuals in professions that serve Indians; (2) provide training to qualified Indian individuals to become teachers, administrators, teacher aides, social workers, and ancillary educational personnel; and (3) improve the skills of qualified Indian individuals who serve in the education field. 
Department of Education
Institute of Education Sciences: Education Research
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=282041
Application Deadline: 08/04/2016The Institute of Education Sciences supports education research and special education research. The central purpose of the Institute's research grant programs is to provide interested individuals and the general public with reliable and valid information about education practices that support learning and improve academic achievement and access to education opportunities for all students. 
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Engineering and Technology


Department of Energy
Enabling Technologies for Advanced Combustion Systems
https://nugrant.unl.edu/fundingOpps/singleOpportunity?VCRFundingOpID=8488
Application Deadline: 07/18/2016

The objective of this program is to competitively award funding for applied research projects to develop enabling technologies that address challenges with advanced combustion. The program portfolio centers on two technology pathways: (1) oxy-combustion and (2) chemical looping.

For a copy of this solicitation, contact Tiffany Lee at tlee9@unl.edu.

Department of Energy
Energy-efficient Light-wave Integrated Technology Enabling Networks that Enhance Datacenters (ENLITENED)
https://arpa-e-foa.energy.gov/#FoaIdeffe0d27-67fb-471b-95a5-d12a840c154f
The overall objective of this program is to achieve an overall doubling in datacenter efficiency in 10 years through deployment of novel network topologies enabled by integrated photonics technologies. It is estimated that this could reduce projected U.S. energy use by about one percent after 10 years and realize at least twice the number of datacenter transactions with the same amount of energy.

Concept papers (required) are due July 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
Next-Generation Transformers - Flexible Designs
https://nugrant.unl.edu/fundingOpps/singleOpportunity?VCRFundingOpID=8593
Application Deadline: 07/24/2016

The objective of this Funding Opportunity Announcement seeks to stimulate innovative large power transformer (LPT) designs that promote greater standardization (i.e., commoditization) to increase grid resilience (i.e., faster recovery through greater interchangeability) in the event of the loss of one or more LPTs. To this end, new designs must maintain high efficiencies, have variable impedances, accommodate various high- and low-side voltages, and be cost-effective compared to traditional LPTs.

For a copy of this solicitation, contact Tiffany Lee at tlee9@unl.edu.

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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: 11/11/2016The 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
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 Association for the Advancement of Science
Early Career Award for Public Engagement with Science
http://www.aaas.org/page/aaas-early-career-award-public-engagement-science?name=MCemail&creative=MC-email&utm_content=nominate&position=opp_ECaward2015&utm_source=Funding+Supplement&utm_campaign=49183047c5-FS_5_24_165_24_2016&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_8d6cbefc3d-49183047c5-212708225
Application Deadline: 10/15/2016The Early Career Award for Public Engagement with Science recognizes early-career scientists and engineers who demonstrate excellence in their contribution to public engagement with science activities. 
American Gastroenterological Association
AGA-Dannon Gut Microbiome in Health Award
http://www.gastro.org/grants/aga-dannon-gut-microbiome-in-health-award
Application Deadline: 08/12/2016This $20,000 research initiative grant is for an established investigator who has contributed significant advances toward understanding the role and impact of the gut microbiome on health and wellbeing. The intent of the award is to support continued exploration into the microbiome, which will have tremendous impact on the future of health care.
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Funding Opportunities Internal to UNL


Nebraska Center for the Prevention of Obesity Diseases through Dietary Molecules (NPOD)
Project Leader RFA 2016
http://cehs.unl.edu/npod/project-leader-rfa-2016/
NPOD, funded by a Center for Biomedical Research Excellence grant from NIH, is charged with building research infrastructure in obesity research and nutrient signaling at UNL and UNMC. Through this RFA, NPOD seeks to identify a new cohort of project leaders. NPOD supports up to five project leaders at any given time. Project leader funding is the highest level of support provided by NPOD, and project leaders are paired with mentors to guide them to success, which is defined by the receipt of independent federal funding.

Letters of intent are due August 1, 2016. Funding will begin June 1, 2017.

Nebraska Center on the Prevention of Obesity Diseases through Dietary Molecules
Pilot Grant Competition
http://cehs.unl.edu/npod/pilot-project-rfa-2016/
Application Deadline: 08/31/2016The Nebraska Center on the Prevention of Obesity Diseases through Dietary Molecules invites applications for its pilot grant competition. The primary objective of this pilot grant program is to stimulate research in the area of nutrient signaling and to enhance competitiveness in obtaining extramural support. In this year's request for applications, the following areas of research will be considered: Area 1 - Prevention of obesity-related diseases through dietary molecules and Area 2 - Interactions between diet and non-coding RNAs, biomarkers of disease, or quantitative research related to metabolic disease. 
Office of Research and Economic Development
Revision Awards
http://research.unl.edu/internal-funding-opportunities/
The Revision Awards program is designed to enhance the competitiveness of faculty revising and resubmitting grant proposals by providing developmental and/or financial support to help improve highly meritorious, but previously unfunded federal funding proposals that are eligible for resubmission. Revision Awards will provide dedicated technical and research administration assistance and, in cases where additional data collection or prior work is critical, financial resources to support further preliminary study.

Applications for Revision Awards are accepted on a rolling basis.

Interdisciplinary Centers


DOD
U.S. Army Armaments Research, Development and Engineering Centers (ARDEC) Benet Laboratories (BL)
https://www.fbo.gov/index?s=opportunity&mode=form&id=3a38e9bcd7f43c890a011301ff30d898&tab=core&_cview=0
Application Deadline: 07/31/2016
NIH
Centers for AIDS Research and Developmental Centers for AIDS Research (P30)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-14-041.html

Application dates are July 28, 2014; July 28, 2015; and July 28, 2016.

NIH
Human Tissue Models for Infectious Diseases (U19)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-AI-16-022.html
Application Deadline: 07/06/2016This announcement will establish multidisciplinary research centers focused on developing innovative in vitro human tissue models for basic and translational research on infectious diseases. 
NIH
NIDA Research Center of Excellence Grant Program (P50)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-16-009.html
This announcement will provide support for research centers that (1) conduct drug abuse and addiction research in any area of NIDA's mission; (2) have outstanding innovative science; (3) are multidisciplinary, thematically integrated, synergistic; and (4) serve as national resource(s) to provide educational and outreach activities to drug abuse research communities, educational organizations, the general public, and policy makers in the NIDA research fields. It is expected that a center will transform knowledge in the sciences it is studying. 

Application dates vary. See solicitation for details.

International


Department of Education
American Overseas Research Centers
https://www.federalregister.gov/articles/2016/06/20/2016-14528/applications-for-new-awards-american-overseas-research-centers-program
Application Deadline: 08/04/2016The American Overseas Research Centers (AORC) Program provides grants to consortia of institutions of higher education to establish or operate an AORC that promotes postgraduate research, exchanges, and area studies.
Department of State
Core Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program
http://www.cies.org/article/2017-2018-core-fulbright-us-scholar-program-competition-opens
Application Deadline: 08/01/2016The Fulbright Scholar Program offers teaching, research, or a combination of teaching/research awards in over 125 countries for the 2017-2018 academic year. Opportunities are available for college and university faculty and administrators as well as for professionals, artists, journalists, scientists, lawyers, independent scholars, and many others.
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.
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 State
Women, Peace, and Security Initiative
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=284465
Application Deadline: 07/22/2016This program seeks sustainable projects that demonstrate a strategic and integrated approach to increasing women's full and active participation in peacemaking, peace-building, and reconstruction processes at the local, national, and/or regional levels in specified African countries.
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.

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Libraries and Museums


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.
OCLC Research and the Association for Library and Information Science Education
Library and Information Science Research Grant Program
http://www.oclc.org/research/grants/call.html
Application Deadline: 09/15/2016OCLC Research, in partnership with the Association for Library and Information Science Education, is accepting applications for research projects that contribute to a better understanding of how the integration of new technologies affects the information environment and user behavior. 

Life Sciences


Agency for Health Care Research and Quality
Advances in Patient Safety through Simulation Research (R18)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-14-004.html

Standard deadline dates apply. See solicitation for details.

Agency for Health Care Research and Quality
AHRQ Health Services Research Demonstration and Dissemination Grants (R18)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-14-290.html

The Research Demonstration and Dissemination Grant (R18) is an award made by AHRQ to an institution/organization to support a discrete, specified health services research project. The project will be performed by the named investigator and study team. The R18 research plan proposed by the applicant institution/organization must be related to the mission and priority research interests of AHRQ.

Standard application dates apply. See solicitation for details. 

Agency for Health Care Research and Quality
AHRQ Health Services Research Projects (R01)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-14-291.html

The Research Project Grant is an award made by AHRQ to an institution/organization to support a discrete, specified health services research project. The project will be performed by the named investigator and study team. The R01 research plan proposed by the applicant institution/organization must be related to the mission and priority research interests of AHRQ.

Standard application dates apply. See solicitation for details.

Agency for Health Care Research and Quality
Small Research Grant Program (R03)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-15-147.html

This announcement encourages small research grant applications in expresses AHRQ priority areas of interest. The R03 grant mechanism supports different types of health services research projects, including pilot and feasibility studies; secondary analysis of existing data; small, self-contained research projects; development of research methodology; and development of new research technology.

Standard application dates apply. See solicitation for details.

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Limited Submission Competitions


Alfred P. Sloan Foundation
Sloan Research Fellowships
http://www.sloan.org/sloan-research-fellowships/
Application Deadline: 09/15/2016The Sloan Research Fellowships are two-year, $60,000 fellowships awarded annually to early-career faculty in recognition of their distinguished performance and exceptional potential as researchers. Fellowships are awarded in eight scientific and technical fields: chemistry, computational and evolutionary molecular biology, computer science, economics, mathematics, neuroscience, ocean sciences, and physics.

No more than three candidates may be nominated from any one department. Additionally, no more than three candidates may be nominated for any given Sloan Research Fellowships field.
Conservation, Food, and Health Foundation
Conservation, Food, and Health Projects
http://cfhfoundation.grantsmanagement08.com/?page_id=5
Application Deadline: 09/03/2016The Conservation, Food, and Health Foundation seeks to promote the conservation of natural resources, improve the production and distribution of food, and improve health in the developing world. The foundation supports projects that demonstrate strong local leadership; promote professional development in the conservation, agricultural, and health sciences; develop the capacity of local organizations; and address a particular problem in the field. Concept applications (required) are due by July 1, 2016.

The foundation will not consider more than one proposal from an organization in any calendar year and will not fund an organization more than once in a funding year.
Department of Commerce
National Network for Manufacturing Innovation (NNMI) Institute Awards
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/search-grants.html?keywords=National Network for Manufacturing Innovation

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is soliciting applications for National Network for Manufacturing Innovation Institute awards from eligible applicants to establish and operate a Manufacturing Innovation Institute in an area of U.S. advanced manufacturing national need.

Pre-applications (required) are due April 20, 2016. NIST will consider only one pre-application per applicant.

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


Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation
Postdoctoral Program in Environmental Chemistry
http://www.dreyfus.org/awards/postdoctoral_program.shtml
Application Deadline: 08/01/2016The Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation seeks to further the development of scientific leadership in the field of environmental chemistry with a postdoctoral fellowship program. The Postdoctoral Program in Environmental Chemistry provides a principal investigator with an award of $120,000 over two years to appoint a postdoctoral fellow in environmental chemistry.
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
Strategic Materials Research
https://www.fbo.gov/index?tab=documents&tabmode=form&subtab=core&tabid=09e62e17613d919eab0c6005efb08ff7
Application Deadline: 09/29/2017This 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: 11/01/2016The 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 Foundation for Suicide Prevention
Focus Grants
http://philanthropynewsdigest.org/rfps/rfp6742-american-foundation-for-suicide-prevention-accepting-lois-for-research?utm_medium=email&utm_source=pnd&utm_campaign=pndrfp20160617
Application Deadline: 12/07/2016The Focus Grants program supports targeted, innovative, and potentially high-impact studies that seek to inform and transform suicide prevention efforts. 

Letters of intent are due by August 1, 2016.
American Psychological Foundation
Lizette Peterson-Homer Injury Prevention Grant Award
http://www.apa.org/apf/funding/peterson-homer.aspx?tab=1
Application Deadline: 10/01/2016This 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. 
American Psychological Foundation
Randy Gerson Memorial Grant
http://www.apa.org/apf/funding/gerson.aspx?tab=1
Application Deadline: 02/01/2017This 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.
DOD
Acquisition Research Program
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=282922&utm_source=Funding+Supplement&utm_campaign=4b4c8f78fd-FS_4_19_164_20_2016&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_8d6cbefc3d-4b4c8f78fd-212708225
This program is interested in stimulating and supporting scholarly research in academic disciplines that bear on public procurement policy and management. These include economics, finance, financial management, information systems, organization theory, operations management, human resources management, risk management, and marketing, as well as the traditional public procurement areas such as contracting, program/project management, logistics, test and evaluation, and systems engineering management.

White papers (required) are due by June 1, 2016.
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Transportation


Agency for Health Care Research and Quality
Conference Grant Program (R13)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-13-017.html

Applications are due February 1, May 1, August 1, and November 1 annually

Department of Transportation
Aviation Research and Development Grants
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=134953
Application Deadline: 12/31/2019