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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 Homeland Security
DHS S&T Long Range Broad Agency Announcement
https://www.fbo.gov/index?s=opportunity&mode=form&id=5f2eabdf6207bf8e46a7b2102ad26e66&tab=core&_cview=0

White papers will be accepted until December 31, 2018.

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Agriculture and Rural Development

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

Application dates vary. See solicitation for details.
USDA
2017 National Conservation Innovation Grants APF
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=289864
Application Deadline: January 9, 2017
The purpose of this program is to stimulate the development and adoption of innovative conservation approaches and technologies, while leveraging the federal investment in environmental enhancement and protection in conjunction with agricultural production. Projects are expected to lead to the transfer of conservation technologies, management systems, and innovative approaches (such as market-based systems) to eligible producers, into technical manuals and guides, or to the private sector. 
USDA
Beginning Farmer and Rancher Development Program
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=289254
Application Deadline: December 8, 2016
This program supports the delivery of education, mentoring, and technical assistance programs to help beginning farmers and ranchers in the United States and its territories with entering, establishing, building, and managing successful farm and ranch enterprises.
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Arts and Humanities

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

Department of Commerce
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 Joint Hurricane Testbed (JHT), Hazardous Weather Testbed (HWT), and Hydrometeorology Testbed (HMT)
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=289114&utm_source=Funding+Supplement&utm_campaign=b630023eb6-FS_9_27_169_28_2016&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_8d6cbefc3d-b630023eb6-212708225
Application Deadline: January 4, 2017
Three competitions are included in this announcement: the Joint Hurricane Testbed (JHT), Hazardous Weather Testbed (HWT), and Hydrometeorology Testbed (HMT). Each competition will focus on new applied research, development, and demonstration of high-impact weather and water research, the outcomes of which can be transitioned to operational weather and water forecasting services in three to five years.
 
Optional letters of intent are due October 21, 2016. Full applications are due January 4, 2017.
Department of Commerce
FY2016 to FY2017 NOAA Broad Agency Announcement (BAA)
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=280752
Application Deadline: September 30, 2017
The purpose of this program is to request applications for special projects and programs associated with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)'s strategic plan and mission goals. Awards are intended as a mechanism to encourage research, education and outreach, innovative projects, or sponsorships that are not addressed through NOAA's competitive discretionary programs.
Department of Commerce
Joint Technology Transfer Initiative
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=290109
Application Deadline: February 9, 2017
The Office of Weather and Air Quality is seeking proposals to conduct research and development activities related to advancing convective scale modeling and water prediction. 
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Education and Outreach

Department of Education
Minority Science and Engineering Improvement Program
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=289621
Application Deadline: December 20, 2016
The Minority Science and Engineering Improvement Program (MSEIP) is designed to effect long-range improvement in science and engineering education at predominantly minority institutions and to increase the flow of underrepresented ethnic minorities, particularly minority women, into scientific and technological careers. An applicant's eligibility depends on the type of MSEIP grant the applicant seeks. See the solicitation for details. 
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. 
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).
NIH
Alcohol Education Project Grants (R25)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-15-054.html

The NIH Research Education Program supports research education activities in the mission areas of the NIH. The overarching goal of the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism R25 program is to foster a better understanding of biomedical, behavioral, and clinical research and its implications. To accomplish the stated overarching goal, this FOA will support creative educational activities with a primary focus on curriculum or methods development and outreach activities for health professionals.

Applications are due February 6, 2015, with standard deadline dates applying thereafter.

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Engineering and Technology

Department of Commerce
Consortium for Semiconductor and Future Computing Research Grant Program
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=289744
Application Deadline: January 13, 2017
The National Institute of Standards and Technology is soliciting proposals for financial assistance from eligible applicants to support basic research, in a consortium-based setting, focused on the long-term research needs of industry in the area of future computing and information processing.
Department of Energy
Solid-State Lighting Advanced Technology R&D - 2017
https://eere-exchange.energy.gov/#FoaId68693dde-c993-459d-8763-d3020ab40f6e
Through engagement with the lighting community, the Department of Energy Solid-State Lighting Program mission is to further scientific understanding on optimizing light spectrum and intensity for numerous application/tasks using semiconductor technologies to save energy while also enhancing human perception, well-being, and commerce. The topic areas of interest for this announcement include topics for light-emitting diode (LED) and organic light-emitting diode (OLED) technologies.

Required concept papers are due by November 14, 2016. Full applications are due by January 10, 2017.
Department of Energy
Solutions to Improve the Energy Efficiency of U.S. Small and Medium Commercial Buildings
https://eere-exchange.energy.gov/#FoaIdd77384ed-97f9-49e9-ba00-94ac05201041
Through this program, the Department of Energy seeks to fund the scale-up of promising solutions to the market barriers that hinder the growth of energy efficiency in small and medium commercial buildings and tenant spaces. The objective of this funding is to build a path for market-ready solutions to be used at scale across the United States to improve commercial building energy efficiency. 

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

Applicants may submit only one concept paper and one full application for consideration under this funding opportunity announcement.
Department of Transportation
Zero Emission Research Opportunity
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=290356
Application Deadline: February 21, 2017
This program seeks applications from consortia partnerships comprised of at least one provider of public transportation and other nonprofit organizations, to facilitate the advancement, production, and deployment of zero emission public transportation vehicle technology and related infrastructure. 
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Fellowships, Awards, and Internships

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 (AAS)
AAS-NEH Long-Term Fellowships
http://www.americanantiquarian.org/nehfellowship.htm
Application Deadline: January 15, 2017
These residential fellowships provide four to twelve months of support for study at the AAS collections to persons who have already completed their formal professional training.
American Antiquarian Society (AAS)
Short-Term Visiting Academic Research Fellowships
http://www.americanantiquarian.org/acafellowship.htm
Application Deadline: January 15, 2017
These visiting academic research fellowships are offered to scholars holding a Ph.D., doctoral candidates who are engaged in dissertation research, and others holding a recognized terminal degree appropriate to their area of study (e.g., a M.F.A.) for one to two months of study at the AAS collections.
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Funding Opportunities Internal to UNL

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

Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis throughout the year.
Office of Research and Economic Development
Biomedical Research Seed Grants
https://nugrant.unl.edu/era/application/applicationPrepPage.php?WorkflowReturnToURL=/system/home&PreselectCompetitionID=141
The goal of this program is to enhance the competitiveness of faculty submitting grant proposals requesting R01 grant support for biomedical research funding from the National Institutes of Health. 

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis at any time. 
Office of Research and Economic Development
NIH COBRE Internal Competition
https://drive.google.com/file/d/0By3f6y3Kf7OARThNcVpVblc5V1U/view
UNL's Office of Research and Economic Development is sponsoring an internal competition to identify the next proposal team to develop an application to the National Institutes of Health's Centers of Biomedical Research Excellence (COBRE) program. The COBRE program is designed to strengthen an institution's biomedical research infrastructure by creating an interdisciplinary center and enhance the ability of early career investigators to secure independent external research funding.

Required expression of interests are due by January 25, 2017. Internal proposals are due by March 8, 2017.
Office of Research and Economic Development
Revision Awards
https://nugrant.unl.edu/era/application/applicationPrepPage.php?WorkflowReturnToURL=/system/home&PreselectCompetitionID=18
This 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.

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis at any time.
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Interdisciplinary Centers

DOD
U.S. Army Armaments Research, Development and Engineering Centers (ARDEC) Benet Laboratories (BL)
https://www.fbo.gov/index?s=opportunity&mode=form&id=3a38e9bcd7f43c890a011301ff30d898&tab=core&_cview=0
Application Deadline: July 31, 2016
NIH
Center of Excellence for Research on Complementary and Integrative Health (P01)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-16-379.html
This announcement encourages the submission of applications that requires multi-project, synergistic collaboration between outstanding scientists that blends multiple research approaches by multi-disciplinary research teams. This Center of Excellence for Research on Complementary and Integrative Health (CERCIH) program is designed to support three or more highly meritorious projects that can offer significant scientific advantages and "synergy" that could not be achieved by supporting the same projects as individual research grants. Each CERCIH must be focused on questions of high relevance to the mission of NCCIH.

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

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

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

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

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

Application dates vary. See solicitation for details.
NIH
International Research Collaboration on Alcohol and Alcoholism (U01)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-14-268.html

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

Standard application deadlines apply. See solicitation for details.

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Journalism and Media

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

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

Law, Justice, and Human Rights

Department of Justice
Research and Development in Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=290187
Application Deadline: February 28, 2017
The National Institute of Justice seeks proposals for basic research and development projects that will increase the body of knowledge to guide and inform forensic science policy and practice or lead to the production of useful materials, devices, systems or methods that have the potential for forensic application.
Department of State
Promoting the Human Rights of Women and Girls, Persons with Disabilities, and LGBTI Persons
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=290132
Application Deadline: January 23, 2017
This program seeks submitting applications for a program that will advance an integrated, intersectional approach to advancing the human rights of women and girls; persons with disabilities, and; LGBTI persons that focus on one country in any region, globally.
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.
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Libraries and Museums

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

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

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

Life Sciences

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

Letters of intent are due by February 1 and August 1, annually
ABMRF/The Foundation for Alcohol Research
Alcohol Research Grants
http://www.abmrf.org/appyling_grant
Application Deadline: February 15, 2017
The AMBRF/Foundation for Alcohol Research is inviting proposals for research on the effects of alcohol consumption on health and behavior. The foundation encourages basic and clinical research, including epidemiology. 
Agency for Health Care Research and Quality
AHRQ Health Services Research Demonstration and Dissemination Grants (R18)
http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-14-290.html

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

Standard application dates apply. See solicitation for details. 

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

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

Standard application dates apply. See solicitation for details.

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Limited Submission Competitions

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

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

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

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

Organizations may apply for one grant per year.

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

Institutions may make only one nomination annually for this program.

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

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

If you are interested in developing a proposal in response to this funding opportunity, please complete a notification of intent to submit by 08/08/2016. For more information regarding the internal selection process, visit  http://research.unl.edu/facultyresources/limited_sub.shtml or contact Tisha Mullen, tgilreathmullen2@unl.edu, (472-2894). 
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Mathematics and Physical Sciences

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Using Linked Data to Understand Motor Vehicle Injury Among Older Adults
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=286671
Application Deadline: February 13, 2017
This program is seeking investigator-initiated research that will help determine the utility of linked data for identifying risk factors, protective factors, and outcomes of motor vehicle crashes among older adults. 
Department of Energy
FY 2017 Continuation of Solicitation for the Office of Science Financial Assistance Program
http://science.energy.gov/~/media/grants/pdf/foas/2017/SC_FOA_0001664.pdf
Application Deadline: September 30, 2017
The Office of Science of the Department of Energy hereby announces its continuing interest in receiving grant applications for support of work in the following program areas: Advanced Scientific Computing Research, Basic Energy Sciences, Biological and Environmental Research, Fusion Energy Sciences, High Energy Physics, and Nuclear Physics. 

This opportunity will remain open until September 30, 2017, and applications may be submitted at any time during this period. Pre-applications are encouraged but not required.
Department of Energy
United States-Japan Science and Technology Cooperation Program in High Energy Physcis
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=290131
Application Deadline: January 15, 2017
This program supports proposals for activities in high energy physics by U.S. investigators that involve substantial collaboration with Japanese investigators. 
DOD
Modeling Adversarial Activity Broad Agency Announcment
http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=289311
Application Deadline: December 15, 2016
This program seeks applications to develop mathematical and computational techniques for modeling adversarial activity for the purpose of producing high-confidence indications and warnings of efforts to acquire, fabricate, proliferate, and deploy weapons of mass terrorism. 
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Social Sciences

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

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

Visiting Scholar