Funding Opportunities Archive

Funding Announcements is compiled from the funding opportunities offered by federal funding agencies, private foundations, and a variety of additional entities. If you want to subscribe to the Funding Announcements weekly newsletter, contact Tisha Mullen (402-472-2894 or tgilreathmullen2@unl.edu).

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Miscellaneous


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
NIOSH Support for Conferences and Scientific Meetings (U13)
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=256754

The purpose of this program is to support high quality and impact scientific conferences/meetings that are relevant to NIOSH’s scientific mission, program priorities, and to the public health. The mission of NIOSH is to generate new knowledge in the field of occupational safety and health and to transfer that knowledge into practice for the betterment of workers.

Standard application dates apply. See solicitation for details.

Department of 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.

Department of State
Global Biosecurity Engagement Activities
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=269694
Application Deadline: 02/13/2015

The Department of State's Office of Cooperative Threat Reduction invites non-profit/non-governmental organizations, international organizations, and educational institutions to submit proposals for projects that will advance the mission of the Department's Biosecurity Engagement Program.

Department of State
Global Chemical Security Engagement Activities
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=269695
Application Deadline: 02/13/2015

The Department of State's Office of Cooperative Threat Reduction invites non-profit/non-governmental organizations, international organizations, and educational institutions to submit proposals for projects that will advance the mission of the Department's Chemical Security Program.

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Agriculture and Rural Development


Department of the Interior
Desalination and Water Purification Research and Development
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=270390
Application Deadline: 02/16/2015

The goal of this program is to reduce the costs and environmental impacts of treating impaired and unusable waters by forming partnerships with private industry, universities, water utilities, and others to address a broad range of desalting and water purification needs. The research studies targeted by this solicitation typically are bench-scale studies involving small flow rates of less than two gallons per minute.  

Department of the Interior
Desalination and Water Purification Research and Development Pilot
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=270391
Application Deadline: 02/16/2015

The goal of this program is to reduce the costs and environmental impacts of treating impaired and unusable waters by forming partnerships with private industry, universities, water utilities, and others to address a broad range of desalting and water purification needs. Pilot projects are used to determine the technical, practical, and economic ability of a process, and they typically are preceded by research studies (funded by this program or others) that demonstrate the technology's efficacy.

Department of the Interior
Water Resources Research National Competitive Grants Program
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=270379
Application Deadline: 02/19/2015

This program is intended to support research on the topic of improving and enhancing the nation's water supply, including but not limited to enhancement of water supply infrastructure, development of drought impact indicators, evaluation of the dynamics of extreme hydrological events and associated costs, development of methods for better estimation of the physical and economic supply of water, integrated management of ground and surface waters, the resilience of public water supplies, and the evaluation of conservation practices.

FDA
Grants to Enhance Food Safety: National Training, Education, Extension, Outreach, and Technical Assistance Competitive Grants Program (U18)
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=271376
Application Deadline: 03/16/2015

This program will award grants that increase the understanding and adoption of established food safety standards, guidance, and protocols. Grants awarded will be carried out in a manner that facilitates the integration of food safety standards and guidance with a variety of agricultural production systems, including conventional, sustainable, organic, and conservation and environmental practices carried out by the eligible entities. The assistance provided by these programs, to the extent practicable, shall be coordinated with and delivered in cooperation with similar services or assistance by other federal agencies or programs serving those eligible entities.

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Arts and Humanities


American Music Therapy Association
Arthur Flagler Fultz Research Award
http://www.musictherapy.org/research/fultz/
Application Deadline: 05/08/2015

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.

Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America
Research Support Grants and Oral History Grants
http://www.radcliffe.harvard.edu/schlesinger-library/grants
Application Deadline: 02/06/2015

Research Support Grants support use of the library's collections by postdoctoral scholars, and Oral History Grants support scholars (not limited to postdoctoral scholars) who are conducting oral history interviews relevant to the history of women or gender in the United States.

Arts Midwest
The Big Read
http://www.neabigread.org/guidelines.php
Application Deadline: 01/28/2015

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.

Doris Duke Charitable Foundation
Fund for National Projects
http://www.ddcf.org/Programs/Arts/Initiatives--Strategies/National-Sector-Building/Fund-for-National-Projects

The fund supports projects that: (1) strengthen the national infrastructure of the professional nonprofit dance, jazz, presenting, and/or theatre fields or (2) improve conditions for the national community of performing artists in professional nonprofit dance, jazz, and theatre.

Required letters of inquiry are due February 27, 2015.

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Education and Outreach


American College Health Association
Student Health 101 Heath Promotion Award
http://www.acha.org/ACHF/student_health_101_award.cfm
Application Deadline: 01/31/2015

The American College Health Foundation’s Student Health 101 Heath Promotion Award was established to support creative efforts to improve and promote projects in health promotion on college campuses that have measurable results. The Student Health 101 Award is designed to fund the development of a creative initiative that involves student peers in an effort to promote healthy behaviors.

Department of Education
Capacity Building Program for Traditionally Underserved Populations: Vocational Rehabilitation Training Institute for the Preparation of Personnel in American Indian Vocational Rehabilitation Services Projects
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=271093
Application Deadline: 03/09/2015

This program provides outreach and technical assistance to minority entities and American Indian tribes to promote their participation in activities funded under the Rehabilitation Act, including assistance to enhance their capacity to carry out such activities. Applications must reflect a partnership between a four-year institution of higher education and a two-year community college or tribal college. 

Department of Education
College Assistance Migrant Program
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=270869
Application Deadline: 02/12/2015

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
Educational Technology, Media, and Materials for Individuals with Disabilities: Television Access
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=271449
Application Deadline: 03/16/2015

The purposes of the Educational Technology, Media, and Materials for Individuals with Disabilities Program are to improve results for children with disabilities by: (1) Promoting the development, demonstration, and use of technology; (2) supporting educational media activities designed to be of educational value in the classroom for students with disabilities; (3) providing support for captioning and video description that is appropriate for use in the classroom; and (4) providing accessible educational materials to students with disabilities in a timely manner. 

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Engineering and Technology


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

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

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

Department of Energy
FY 2015 Vehicle Technologies Program-Wide Funding Opportunity Announcement
https://eere-exchange.energy.gov/

This funding opportunity announcement supports a broad technology portfolio aimed at developing and deploying cutting-edge advanced highway transportation technologies that reduce petroleum consumption and greenhouse gas emissions while meeting or exceeding vehicle performance and cost expectations. Research, development, and deployment activities focus on reducing the cost and improving the performance of a mix of near- and long-term vehicle technologies.

Concept papers (required) are due February 26, 2015. Full applications are due April 10, 2015.

Department of Energy
FY15 Consolidated Innovative Nuclear Research
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=262328
Application Deadline: 02/19/2015

The Department of Energy’s Office of Nuclear Energy conducts crosscutting nuclear energy research and development and associated infrastructure support activities to develop innovative technologies that offer the promise of dramatically improved performance for advanced reactors and fuel cycle concepts while maximizing the impact of Department resources.

Department of Energy
FY2015 Vehicle Technologies Office Incubator
https://eere-exchange.energy.gov/#FoaIdb8a13bea-c7af-4b2a-90f0-63cfc4d9c1da

This program is open to proposals that aim to bring to market a novel, non-incremental technology that facilitates one or more of the overall Vehicle Technologies Office (VTO) goals that is not represented in a significant way in the VTO's existing Multi-Year Program Plans or current portfolios. The full spectrum of technologies and non-hardware solutions relevant to efficient and environmentally friendly transportation technologies that will enable America to use less petroleum will be considered for funding.

Concept papers (required) are due February 10, 2015. Applicants may submit up to two concept papers and up to two full applications.

If you are interested in developing a proposal in response to this funding opportunity, please complete a notification of intent to submit by 01/26/2015. 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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Fellowships, Awards, and Internships


Arnold and Mabel Beckman Foundation
Arnold O. Beckman Postdoctoral Fellows Award
http://beckman-foundation.com/aob-postdoc-invitation-letter
Application Deadline: 02/02/2015

This award program is intended to (1) support postdoctoral scholars with the highest potential for success in an independent academic career in chemistry and the life sciences and (2) assist in their transition from “mentored yet independent” postdoctoral to an independent, tenure-track position. 

An institution may submit one application for an award.   

Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America
Dissertation Grants
http://www.radcliffe.harvard.edu/schlesinger-library/grants/dissertation-grants
Application Deadline: 02/06/2015

Dissertation Grants support use of the library's collections by any student enrolled in a relevant doctoral program, who has completed doctoral course work and has an approved dissertation topic by the application deadline.

Boston Athenaeum
Short-term Fellowships
http://www.bostonathenaeum.org/node/42

Multiple submission deadlines apply. See website for details.

Camille & Henry Dreyfus Foundation, Inc.
Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Awards Program
http://www.dreyfus.org/awards/camille_dreyfus_teacher_award.shtml
Application Deadline: 02/10/2015

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 within the first five years of their appointment as independent researchers and a demonstrated commitment to education, signaling the promise of continuing outstanding contributions to both research and teaching.

Institutions may submit only one Camille Dreyfus nomination annually. The internal selection process to determine the team that will move forward with an application has been completed.

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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: 07/31/2016
NIH
Biomedical Data Science Training Coordination Center (U24)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-ES-15-004.html
Application Deadline: 03/17/2015

The purpose of this announcement is to solicit applications for a coordination center that will narrow the gap between the availability of biomedical big data and the ability of biomedical scientists to effectively utilize such data accurately, effectively, and efficiently. Achieving this goal requires: 1) bringing together individuals involved in training and career development programs to network and share experiences, and 2) engaging individuals developing open educational resources in meaningful dialogue to ensure that the resources they develop will be freely available and easy to access by the broader biomedical community. By the end of the award period, the center will have developed a network of scientists involved in biomedical big data science and produced a discovery index that serves as a primary source for personalized access to publicly available biomedical data science educational resources.
 

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
Centers for Common Disease Genomics (UM1)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-HG-15-001.html
Application Deadline: 04/07/2015

The National Human Genome Research Institute seeks to fund a collaborative large-scale genome sequencing effort to comprehensively identify rare risk and protective variants contributing to multiple common disease phenotypes. This initiative will explore a range of diseases with the ultimate goal of undertaking variant discovery for enough different examples of disease architectures and study designs to better understand the general principles of genomic architecture underlying common, complex inherited diseases; understand how best to design rare variant studies for common disease; and develop resources, informatics tools, and innovative approaches and technologies for multiple disease research communities and the wider biomedical research community.

Only one application per institution is allowed.

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International


Department of State
Saudi American Educational and Cultural Initiative Grant
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=257748

These grants support innovative forms of collaboration between Saudi and U.S. non-governmental and community organizations, universities, entrepreneurs, cultural organizations, and qualified individuals to expand the diversity of activities in the U.S.-Saudi partnership and develop the next generation of leaders, especially among youth, young professionals, and women, to promote mutual understanding and respect through long-term partnership and cooperation between the two countries. The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is now accepting proposals from Saudi and U.S. organizations that propose to work together to develop or expand educational, professional, and cultural exchange activities and promote dialogue and partnership between the people of the United States and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The Embassy is especially interested in identifying and supporting U.S-Saudi partnerships that include a focus on the development of exchanges, projects and partnerships between U.S. and Saudi youth or women; or that involve the development of professional linkages in business, healthcare or media, including social media; or that build on Saudi efforts to modernize and build a knowledge-based economy; or that expand Saudi-U.S. educational partnerships; or that are submitted by or involve alumni of exchange programs sponsored by the U.S. or Saudi governments.

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis

European Union
Horizon 2020: Health, Demographic Change and Wellbeing
http://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/portal/doc/call/h2020/common/1587763-08._health_wp2014-2015_en.pdf

Multiple deadlines apply. See solicitation for details.

NIH
International Research Collaboration on Alcohol and Alcoholism (U01)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-14-268.html

This funding annoucement invites applications for the purpose of fostering international collaborations between alcohol research investigators within the United States and investigators located at non-United States laboratories and performance sites for the mutual advancement of our understanding of alcohol problems and of clinical and public health approaches to their solutions. The program is intended to provide funds for research activities to be undertaken jointly between the U.S. and non-U.S. laboratory that expands the research direction of both the U.S. and non-U.S. laboratories in a collaborative manner.

Standard application deadlines apply. See solicitation for details.

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

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

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Journalism and Media


NIH
Implications of New Digital Media Use for Underage Drinking, Drinking-Related Behaviors, and Prevention Research (R01)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-13-262.html

Standard deadline dates apply. See solicitation for details.

NIH
Implications of New Digital Media Use for Underage Drinking, Drinking-Related Behaviors, and Prevention Research (R21)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-13-263.html

Standard deadline dates apply. See solicitation for details.

Law, Justice, and Human Rights


Department of Justice
Building and Enhancing Criminal Justice Researcher-Practitioner Partnerships FY15
https://ncjrs.gov/pdffiles1/nij/sl001133.pdf
Application Deadline: 04/20/2015

This program will support criminal justice research and evaluation that includes a researcher-practitioner partnership component. Through researcher-practitioner partnerships, criminal justice practitioners can gain new skills in assessing programs and measuring outcomes, and criminal justice researchers can better understand the goals and purposes criminal justice practitioners seek to achieve.

Department of Justice
Developing a Method to Valuate Law Enforcement Data
https://www.ncjrs.gov/pdffiles1/nij/sl001135.pdf
Application Deadline: 03/23/2015

This program will support research to improve understanding of the comparative value of data relevant to the law enforcement business process. The proposed research should develop quantifiable measures that reflect the importance of the different kinds of data, offset by the cost to collect, process, analyze, distribute, and retain that data.

Department of Justice
Research and Evaluation on Children Exposed to Violence
https://www.ncjrs.gov/pdffiles1/nij/sl001143.pdf
Application Deadline: 04/08/2015

This program will support multidisciplinary research and evaluation projects related to childhood exposure to violence, which refers to children who are direct victims and/or bystanders or observers of various forms of violence in the home, school, or community, including but not limited to peer victimization, bullying, harassment, child maltreatment, domestic violence, and community violence.

Department of Justice
Research and Evaluation on Domestic Radicalization to Violent Extremism
https://ncjrs.gov/pdffiles1/nij/sl001152.pdf
Application Deadline: 04/21/2015

The National Institute of Justice is seeking proposals for research targeted toward developing a better understanding of the domestic radicalization phenomenon, and advancing evidence-based strategies for effective intervention and prevention. The goal of this solicitation is to aid federal, state, local, and tribal criminal justice agencies and their attendant communities in implementing programs that prevent or counter radicalization to violent extremism.

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Libraries and Museums


Institute of Museum and Library Services
National Leadership Grants for Libraries
http://www.imls.gov/applicants/detail.aspx?GrantId=14

This program supports projects that address challenges faced by the library and archive fields and that have the potential to advance practice in those fields. Applications will be accepted under two project categories/funding priorities: (1) national digital platform and (2) learning spaces in libraries.

Required preliminary proposals are due February 2, 2015.

Institute of Museum and Library Services
Sparks! Ignition Grants for Libraries
http://www.imls.gov/applicants/detail.aspx?GrantId=19
Application Deadline: 02/02/2015

These grants encourage libraries and archives to prototype and evaluate specific innovations in the ways they operate and the services they provide, resulting in new tools, products, services, or organizational practices.

National Archives and Records Administration
Access to Historical Records
http://www.archives.gov/nhprc/announcement/access.html
Application Deadline: 06/17/2015

This program seeks proposals that promote the preservation and use of the nation's most valuable archival resources. Grants support archival repositories in preserving and processing primary source materials. The program emphasizes the creation of online tools that facilitate the public discovery of historical records.

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 first deadline of June 17, 2015 is only open to currently funded National Historical Publications and Records Commission documentary edition projects. The October 8, 2015 deadline is open to all eligible applicants. 

Life Sciences


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

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

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

Standard deadline dates apply. See solicitation for details.

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

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

Standard application dates apply. See solicitation for details. 

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

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

Standard application dates apply. See solicitation for details.

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Mathematics and Physical Sciences


Center for Space Nuclear Research
Summer Fellowship Program in Advanced Energy Studies
http://csnr.usra.edu/public/default.cfm?content=322
Application Deadline: 03/01/2015

The Center for Space Nuclear Research (CSNR) invites undergraduate and graduate level students to experience cutting-edge research in nuclear power and propulsion technologies through its Summer Fellowship Program through the Center for Advanced Energy Studies. CSNR Summer Fellows will work as a team of students and with scientists at the Idaho National Laboratory to complete research projects of current interest to NASA in potential nuclear technology performance. The Summer Fellows program allows participants to experience a real research environment, to learn from top-notch nuclear scientists, and to preview careers in research.

Department of Commerce
Precision Measurement Grant Program (PMGP)
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=270810

This program supports significant research in the field of fundamental measurement or the determination of fundamental constants in order to encourage basic, measurement-related research in universities and colleges and other research laboratories and to foster contacts between National Institute of Standards and Technology scientists and those faculty members of academic institutions and other researchers who are actively engaged in such work.

Abbreviated applications (required) are due February 3, 2015.

Department of Energy
FY 2015 Continuation of Solicitation for the Office of Science Financial Assistance Program
http://science.energy.gov/~/media/grants/pdf/foas/2015/SC_FOA_0001204
Application Deadline: 09/30/2015

The Office of Science of the Department of Energy hereby announces its continuing interest in receiving grant applications for support of work in the following program areas: Advanced Scientific Computing Research, Basic Energy Sciences, Biological and Environmental Research, Fusion Energy Sciences, High Energy Physics, and Nuclear Physics. This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA), DE-FOA-0001204, is our annual, broad, open solicitation that covers all of the research areas in the Office of Science and is open throughout the Fiscal Year.

Department of Energy
Topical Collaborations in Nuclear Theory
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=271375

The mission of the Nuclear Physics (NP) program is to discover, explore, and understand all forms of nuclear matter. The NP program supports experimental and theoretical research and the development and operation of accelerator facilities and advanced technologies.

Letters of intent (required) are due March 20, 2015. Full applications are due April 30, 2015.

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Social Sciences


American Psychological Foundation
John and Polly Sparks Early Career Grant
http://www.apa.org/apf/funding/sparks-early-career.aspx
Application Deadline: 05/15/2015

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
Violet and Cyril Franks Scholarship
http://www.apa.org/apf/funding/franks.aspx
Application Deadline: 05/15/2015

The Violet and Cyril Franks Scholarship supports graduate-level scholarly projects that use a psychological perspective to help understand and reduce stigma associated with mental illness. The scholarship helps address research which shows that stigma is a significant barrier to treatment and recovery for many of the 50 million Americans living with mental illness.

American Psychological Foundation
Visionary Grants
http://www.apa.org/apf/funding/visionary.aspx?tab=1
Application Deadline: 04/01/2015

Visionary Grants seek to seed innovation through supporting research, education, and intervention projects and programs that use psychology to solve social problems in the following priority areas: (1) understanding and fostering the connection between behavior and physical health to ensure well-being; (2) reducing stigma and prejudice to promote unity and harmony; (3) understanding and preventing violence to create a safer, more humane world; and (4) supporting programs that address the long-term psychological needs of individuals and communities in the aftermath of disaster. 

CDC
Evaluating Innovative and Promising Strategies to Prevent Suicide among Middle-aged Men
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=269965
Application Deadline: 03/05/2015

The purpose of this announcement is to support research to rigorously evaluate the effectiveness of innovative and promising programs or policies to prevent suicidal self-directed violence (called suicidal behavior herein) and reduce proximal outcomes among middle-aged males, ages 35-64. The results from this research will expand the evidence base of effective and scalable suicide prevention strategies for middle-aged men.

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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