Active Limited Submission Competitions

Intent Deadline:
February
5
2018
Application Deadline:
March
15
2018

NEH


Infrastructure and Capacity Building Challenge Grants
https://www.neh.gov/grants/preservation/infrastructure-and-capacity-building-challenge-grants
Intent Deadline: February 5, 2018
Application Deadline: March 15, 2018

 The mission of this Challenge Grants program is to strengthen the institutional base of the humanities by enabling infrastructure development and capacity building. Grants aim to help institutions secure long-term support for their core activities and expand efforts to preserve and create access to outstanding humanities materials. Applications are welcome from colleges and universities, museums, public libraries, research institutions, historical societies and historic sites, scholarly associations, state humanities councils, and other nonprofit humanities entities. Programs that involve collaboration among multiple institutions are eligible as well, but one institution must serve as the lead agent and formal applicant of record.

Institutions may submit only one application in a calendar year.

If you are interested in developing a proposal in response to this funding opportunity, please complete a notification of intent to submit by February 5, 2018. For more information regarding the internal selection process, visit http://research.unl.edu/limited-submissions-funding-programs/.



Intent Deadline:
February
12
2018
Application Deadline:
April
17
2018

NSF


Cultivating Cultures for Ethical STEM
https://www.nsf.gov/publications/pub_summ.jsp?WT.z_pims_id=505027&ods_key=nsf18532
Intent Deadline: February 12, 2018
Application Deadline: April 17, 2018

The Cultivating Cultures for Ethical STEM program funds research projects that identify (1) factors that are effective in the formation of ethical STEM researchers and (2) approaches to developing those factors in all the fields of science and engineering that NSF supports. 

Only one proposal may be submitted by an organization. There is no limit on the number of proposals under which an organization may be included as a non-lead collaborator or sub-awardee.

If you are interested in developing a proposal in response to this funding opportunity, please complete a notification of intent to submit by February 12, 2018. For more information regarding the internal selection process, visit http://research.unl.edu/limited-submissions-funding-programs/.



Intent Deadline:
January
29
2018

Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research


New Innovator in Food and Agriculture Research Award
http://foundationfar.org/new-innovator/
Intent Deadline: January 29, 2018

The New Innovator in Food and Agriculture Research Award seeks to promote career advancement of highly creative and promising new scientists who intend to make a long-term career commitment to research in food and agriculture and bring innovative, groundbreaking research initiatives and thinking to bear on problems facing food and agriculture. The award will provide up to $100,000 per year for up to three years. The faculty member must have been hired on or after August 1, 2014, for his or her tenure-track or equivalent position and may work in any discipline or any department within the organization. Preference will be given to individuals near the onset of their independent research career and who are within eight years of receiving a Ph.D. or equivalent degree. 

Nominations are due February 28, 2018, with full applications due April 23, 2018Organizations may nominate up to two applicants for this award.

If you are interested in developing a proposal in response to this funding opportunity, please complete a notification of intent to submit by January 29, 2018. For more information regarding the internal selection process, visit http://research.unl.edu/limited-submissions-funding-programs/.



Intent Deadline:
January
29
2018
Application Deadline:
February
25
2018

Graham Foundation


Grants to Organizations
http://grahamfoundation.org/grant_programs?mode=organization
Intent Deadline: January 29, 2018
Application Deadline: February 25, 2018

The Graham Foundation supports innovative, thought-provoking investigations in architecture; architectural history, theory, and criticism; design; engineering; landscape architecture; urban planning; urban studies; visual arts; and related fields of inquiry. Their interest also extends to work being done in the fine arts, humanities, and sciences that expands the boundaries of thinking about architecture and space.

An academic department/unit may only 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 January 29, 2018. For more information regarding the internal selection process, visit http://research.unl.edu/limited-submissions-funding-programs/.



Intent Deadline:
January
29
2018
Application Deadline:
April
4
2018

NSF


Inclusion across the Nation of Communities of Learners of Underrepresented Discoverers in Engineering and Science (NSF INCLUDES): Alliances
https://www.nsf.gov/publications/pub_summ.jsp?WT.z_pims_id=505289&ods_key=nsf18529
Intent Deadline: January 29, 2018
Application Deadline: April 4, 2018

With this solicitation, NSF is introducing opportunities for successful Design and Development Launch Pilots to build upon their achievements and propose an NSF INCLUDES Alliance that has the potential to substantially broaden participation in STEM fields. Alliances will use lessons learned, promising practices, and evidence-based mechanisms from the Design and Development Launch Pilots, the science of broadening participation literature, and the research and evaluations from past and present efforts related to broadening participation in STEM. 

An organization may serve as the lead institution on only one Alliance proposal. Organizations that serve as the lead institution on an Alliance proposal may still participate in other Alliance proposals as a collaborating institution.

If you are interested in developing a proposal in response to this funding opportunity, please complete a notification of intent to submit by January 29, 2018. For more information regarding the internal selection process, visit http://research.unl.edu/limited-submissions-funding-programs/.