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Culture and Animals Foundation
Human-Animal Relationship and Animal Rights Grants
https://cultureandanimals.org/grants/
Application Deadline: January 31, 2023
These grants are given to scholars and artists using their intellect, creativity, and compassion to build a deeper understanding of human-animal relationships and a greater respect for animal rights. Academic and artistic projects will be considered in three categories: research, creativity, and performance.
DOD
Research Interests of the Air Force Office of Scientific Research
https://www.fbo.gov/index?s=opportunity&mode=form&id=d8bfeaf2e38a1e4aeb9908190fc2e0f2&tab=core&_cview=1
The Air Force Office of Scientific Research is soliciting research proposals in areas that offer significant and comprehensive benefits to national warfighting and peacekeeping capabilities for two specific branches: 1) engineering and information sciences and 2) physical and biological sciences. 

Proposals will be evaluated as received on an open basis. 
Nasdaq Foundation
Quarterly Grant Program
https://www.nasdaq.com/nasdaq-foundation/grant-program
These grants fund programs designed to empower diverse investors with the financial knowledge and confidence they need to share in the wealth that markets can create and programs designed to support women and under-represented minority communities with the resources needed to grow and sustain their businesses.

Proposals are accepted four times a year by February 10, 2023; May 12, 2023; August 11, 2023; and November 10, 2023.
National Aeronautics and Space Administration
ROSES 2022: NASA Innovation Corps Pilot
https://nspires.nasaprs.com/external/solicitations/summary.do?solId=%7b1B42E782-61BB-9834-F20F-44CBEF13C0A6%7d&path=&method=init
Application Deadline: March 29, 2023
The NASA Innovation Corps (I-Corps) Pilot is intended to provide support for participation in the National Science Foundation Innovation Corps Program to train faculty, students in higher education, post-docs, and other researchers in innovation and entrepreneurship skills. The pilot employs education through virtual courses to guide teams in the process of developing a business model while supporting teams as they explore the commercial potential of their research.

Proposals accepted on rolling basis until March 29, 2023.
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Agriculture and Rural Development

Department of Commerce
FY 2021 - 2023 Economic Development Research and Evaluation (R&E) and National Technical Assistance (NTA) Programs
https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=332576
The Economic Development Administration (EDA) provides strategic investments on a competitive merit basis to support economic development, foster job creation, and attract private investment in economically distressed areas of the United States. Under this opportunity, EDA solicits applications from applicants in order to provide investments that support research and technical assistance projects under EDA's Research and Evaluation (R&E) and National Technical Assistance (NTA) programs.
Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research
Rapid Outcomes from Agricultural Research
https://foundationfar.org/grants-funding/opportunities/rapid-outcomes-from-agricultural-research/
This program deploys urgent funding to support research and outreach in response to emerging or unanticipated threats to the nation's food supply or agricultural systems. This programs funds research related to the response, prevention, or mitigation of new pests and pathogens.

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.
Herb Society of America
Research Grants
https://www.herbsociety.org/get-involved/grants-scholarships/research-grant.html
Application Deadline: January 31, 2023
This grant supports research on the horticultural, scientific, and/or social use of herbs throughout history.
National Institutes of Health
Research to Support the Development of Alternatives to Antimicrobials for Use in Food-Producing Animals (U01) Clinical Trial Not Allowed
https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-22-087.html
This opportunity supports studies that identify the most common drivers for antimicrobial use in animal agriculture and identify potential alternatives to antimicrobials that may reduce the need for antimicrobial use. Such alternatives can include changes in husbandry, biosecurity, vaccination, and other practices.

An optional letter of intent is due March 1, annually. Proposals are due April 1, annually.
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Arts and Humanities

American Philosophical Association
Fund for Diversity and Inclusiveness
https://www.apaonline.org/page/grants
This program supports efforts to make philosophy as a field more diverse and inclusive from the major to the professoriate. Funds go to projects that will have a demonstrable impact on the representation of and climate for women, people of color, LGBT people, people with disabilities, and other underrepresented groups in philosophy, with special focus on seeding new and innovative projects.

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.
American Philosophical Association
Teaching Fund
https://www.apaonline.org/page/grants
The teaching fund provides support for philosophy teaching initiatives and programs.

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.
American Philosophical Society
Lewis and Clark Fund for Exploration and Field Research in Astrobiology
https://www.amphilsoc.org/grants/lewis-and-clark-fund-exploration-and-field-research-astrobiology
Application Deadline: February 1, 2023
This program provides grants to graduate students and postdoctoral and junior scientists who wish to participate in field studies for their theses or for other purposes in any area of interest to astrobiology.
Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts
Exhibition Support
https://warholfoundation.org/grants/application-guidelines/exhibition-support/
This program supports solo or two person shows and thematic group exhibitions. The foundation is interested in supporting artists whose work has been less celebrated than that of their peers and whose commitment to their practice has been under recognized yet has had a significant impact on the current (and upcoming) generation of artists.

The next two deadlines are September 1, 2022, and March 1, 2023.
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Centers

Department of Education
National Center on Technology Systems in Local Educational Agencies
https://www.govinfo.gov/content/pkg/FR-2022-12-19/pdf/2022-27484.pdf
Application Deadline: March 6, 2023
The purpose of this solicitation is to fund a cooperative agreement to establish and operate a National Center on Technology Systems in Local Educational Agencies (LEAs). The Center will provide technical assistance on a framework for LEAs to implement comprehensive and sustainable assistive and instructional technology systems.
Department of Education
National Technical Assistance and Dissemination Center for DeafBlind Children
https://www.govinfo.gov/content/pkg/FR-2022-12-19/pdf/2022-27457.pdf
Application Deadline: February 17, 2023
The National Technical Assistance and Dissemination Center for DeafBlind Children will provide technical assistance (TA) and support to DeafBlind projects. This support includes providing specialized TA, training, centralized product development and dissemination, and informational services to agencies and organizations, professionals, families, and others involved in providing services to DeafBlind children. 
National Institutes of Health
Advanced Laboratories for Accelerating the Reach and Impact of Treatments for Youth and Adults with Mental Illness (ALACRITY) Research Centers (P50 Clinical Trial Optional)
https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-20-293.html
This opportunity  invites applications for centers to support transdisciplinary teams of clinical and mental health services researchers, behavioral scientists, social scientists, health information and communications technologists, health systems engineers, decision scientists, and mental health stakeholders to engage in high-impact studies that will significantly advance clinical practice and generate knowledge that will fuel transformation of mental health care in the United States.

An optional letter of intent is due 30 days prior to the application due date. Applications are due May 17, annually.
National Institutes of Health
Animal and Biological Material Resource Centers (P40) (Clinical Trials Not-Allowed)
https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-OD-23-001.html
Application Deadline: February 21, 2023
Animal and Biological Material Resource Centers create, collect, develop, characterize, preserve, and distribute special colonies of high-quality and well-characterized laboratory animals and animal-related models. 
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Conservation and the Environment

Burroughs Wellcome Fund
Climate Change and Human Health Seed Grants
https://www.bwfund.org/funding-opportunities/climate-change-and-human-health/climate-change-and-human-health-seed-grants/
This program awards small grants to promote the growth of new connections between scholars, practitioners, educators, and/or communicators working to understand, spread the word about, and mitigate the impacts of climate change on human health.

Proposals accepted on a rolling deadline until August 30, 2023.
Department of Energy
Buildings Energy Efficiency Frontiers and Innovation Technologies
https://eere-exchange.energy.gov/Default.aspx#FoaId704b510b-eb53-49c8-b5f0-db6aeddd43a6
Buildings Energy Efficiency Frontiers and Innovation Technologies (BENEFIT) aims to allow interested parties to research and develop high-impact, cost-effective technologies and practices that will reduce carbon emissions, improve flexibility and resilience, as well as lower energy costs. Five topic areas of interest are: (1) heating, ventilation, and air conditioning and water heating; (2) thermal energy storage; (3) battery energy storage systems; (4) plug loads/lighting; and (5) opaque building envelope.

Required concept papers due February 7, 2023. Applications due April 5, 2023.
Department of the Interior
Cooperative Agreement for CESU-affiliated Partner with Great Plains Cooperative Ecosystem Studies Unit
https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=345372
Application Deadline: February 13, 2023
The U.S. Geological Survey Water Mission Area Next Generation Water Observing System is offering a funding opportunity to a Cooperative Ecosystem Studies Unit partner for research and development in the field of cosmic ray neutron sensing technology for soil water content and snow water equivalent measurements.
National Aeronautics and Space Administration
ROSES 2022: Earth Science Applications: Ecological Conservation
https://nspires.nasaprs.com/external/solicitations/summary.do?solId={99E9B9E3-A689-77C0-8B22-290D653B287F}&path=&method=init
The NASA Earth Science Division seeks proposals for projects that apply Earth observations to decision support in the areas of ecological conservation and management. Specifically, we seek projects that support decision-making activities to combat the spread of invasive species, advance the use of ecosystem service assessment for decision-making, and inform management, protection, and establishment of protected areas.

Required notification of intent due March 15, 2023. Proposals due April 14, 2023.
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Defense

Department of Defense
AFRL Space Vehicles and Directed Energy University Assistance Instruments
https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=311454
Application Deadline: December 19, 2023
This program funds directed energy  and space vehicles-related basic, applied, and advanced research projects that are of interest to the Department of Defense. The scope of the research will include the entire spectrum of SV and RD technology that is applicable to the Air Force, including all peripherally-related space vehicle and directed energy research.
Department of Defense
Air Delivered Effects
https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=338821
Application Deadline: March 21, 2027
This Air Force Research Laboratory, Munitions Directorate Broad Agency Announcement seeks white papers covering basic research, applied research and advanced technology development. A request for proposal will be issued by the Contracting Officer if a white paper is favorably evaluated against the criteria.
Department of Defense
Air Superiority Technology Broad Agency Announcement
https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=322104
This broad agency announcement seeks white papers in two research areas: (1) modeling, simulation and analysis to develop/modify and employ models used to analyze Air Superiority concepts and their related concepts of employment and (2) innovative aircraft integration technologies to design, develop, and demonstrate innovative aircraft integration technologies, including but not limited to physical, electrical, and logical interfaces and other aspects of aircraft integration that may be applicable.

White papers are accepted on a rolling basis.
Department of Defense
Airman Readiness Medical Research Hybrid Broad Agency Announcement
https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=327332
Application Deadline: April 30, 2026
This opportunity solicits White Papers with the focus of conducting medical research in support of optimizing of the warfighter by enabling, enhancing, restoring, and sustaining the Airman to more effectively execute the Air Force mission.
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Education and Outreach

Brady Education Foundation
Proposals for Program Evaluations
http://bradyeducationfoundation.org/application-guidelines/
This program accepts research project proposals and existing program evaluation proposals that have the potential to provide data that will inform how to address disparities in educational opportunities associated with race, ethnicity, and family income.

Required Stage 1 proposals are due August 1, 2022; December 1, 2022; and April 1, 2023, which are followed by invited Stage 2 proposals.
Caplan Foundation for Early Childhood
Early Childhood Grants
https://earlychildhoodfoundation.org/
This program supports research and development projects that appear likely to improve the welfare of young U.S. children, from infancy through seven years, in the areas of early childhood welfare, early childhood education and play, and parenting education.

Required letters of inquiry are due January 31, 2023, which are followed by invited full proposals.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
The High Obesity Program
https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=342939
Application Deadline: March 21, 2023
This opportunity will fund land grant universities' extension services to implement evidence-based strategies that improve food and nutrition security and safe, accessible physical activity as well as to implement family healthy weight programs and early care and education programs in states with counties with adult obesity ≥ 40%. The opportunity will help support core activities such as partnership engagement, workforce development, and programmatic and evaluation efforts to achieve the greatest reach and impact for populations with highest need for obesity prevention.
Craig H. Neilsen Foundation
Creating Opportunity and Independence Grants
https://chnfoundation.org/programs/creating-opportunity-independence/
These grants support programs and services to enhance quality of life for individuals and families living with spinal cord injury. The grants cover diverse efforts that include discrete projects, program support, and capacity building.

Required letters of intent are due January 30, 2023, and invited full proposals are due April 21, 2023.
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Engineering and Technology

Catalyst Foundation
Supplemental Funding 2023
http://www.catalyst-foundation.org/call-for-proposals/
Application Deadline: February 13, 2023
This program provides supplemental funding for an existing, on-going research project in which at least one discipline is related to analog/digital integrated circuit design and analysis. The ongoing project must have existing funding sources from reputable funding agencies such as the National Science Foundation or the Department of Defense.
Department of Commerce
Measurement Science and Engineering (MSE) Research Grant Programs
https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=331121
This program supports activities that develop, expand, strengthen, or sustain National Institute of Standards and Technology partnership programs through measurements, standards, data, industry and technology studies, and technology research and development (R&D). Specifically, the ADIIS Grant Program seeks to support technology innovation and service to American industry in the following fields: bioscience, chemistry, dimensional metrology, electronics, engineering, infrastructure, information technology, manufacturing, manufacturing metrology, materials science and engineering, nanotechnology, neutron research, optics, and physics.

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.
Department of Energy
American-Made Solar Prize
https://americanmadechallenge.org/solarprize?utm_source=Funding+Supplement&utm_campaign=6860478f80-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2018_01_30&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_8d6cbefc3d-6860478f80-212708225
This program seeks applications that intend to accelerate the development of technologies and solutions that will advance the solar industry; enable rapid prototyping of ground-breaking solar solutions and prove their viability; provide connections to a network of solar industry experts, fabricators, and developers; and connect entrepreneurs with the investor community to help solar businesses and technical solutions scale.
No deadlines for this competition have been formally announced at this time. Applicants are encouraged to preregister using the program website to receive notifications about submission guidelines. 

Department of Energy
Continuation of Solicitation for the Office of Science Financial Assistance Program
https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=343866
Application Deadline: September 30, 2023
The Office of Science (SC) of the Department of Energy (DOE) is interested 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, Nuclear Physics, Isotope R&D and Production, and Accelerator R&D and Production.

Pre-applications encouraged.
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Fellowships, Awards, and Internships



https://nugrant.unl.edu/fundingOpps/singleOpportunity?VCRFundingOpID=9372
American Mathematical Society
Congressional Fellowship
https://www.ams.org/government/government/ams-congressional-fellowship
Application Deadline: February 1, 2023
Awardees spend a year working on the staff of either a member of Congress or a congressional committee, working in legislative and policy areas requiring scientific and technical input. The fellowship includes an orientation on congressional and executive branch operations and a year-long seminar series on issues involving science, technology, and public policy. Applicants much have Ph.D.
American Psychological Association
Springfield LGBTQIA+ Policy Congressional Fellowship
https://www.apa.org/about/awards/springfield-congressional-fellowship?tab=1
Application Deadline: January 30, 2023
These fellowships provide psychologists with an interest in policies that affect the LGBTQIA+ populations with an invaluable public policy learning experience. Fellows will be expected to work with a congressional office or congressional committee on policies to advance the civil rights and/or health and wellbeing of LGBTQIA+ populations as well as any additional policy portfolios that may be assigned.
American Psychological Foundation
Queen-Nellie Evans Scholarship
https://www.apa.org/apf/funding/evans
Application Deadline: January 31, 2023
This scholarship is offered annually to a graduate student from underrepresented groups who has a demonstrated financial need and is committed to improving the disparities in societal structures and issues that negatively impact communities of color, particularly communities of African descent.
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Grand Challenges

University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Grand Challenges Catalyst Competition
https://research.unl.edu/grandchallenges/grand-challenges-rfp/
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln community has identified seven grand challenge thematic areas in which to focus its expertise and resources, as outlined in the N2025 Strategic Plan. The Chancellor's Office and the Office of Research and Economic Development have committed $40 million over four years to invest in strategic, goal-based solutions.

Two types of support are available through the Grand Challenges Catalyst Competition: planning grants, for which proposals must describe the teaming, ideation, and development activities necessary for collaborative groups to coalesce around one or more of UNL's grand challenge themes; and catalyst awards, for which proposals must describe a plan of work for implementing a goal-based project developed in response to one or more of UNL's grand challenge themes.

A required notice of intent to submit is due on the last day of February annually. See solicitation for details.

International

Department of Education
Fulbright-Hays Group Projects Abroad Program
https://www.govinfo.gov/content/pkg/FR-2023-01-26/pdf/2023-01585.pdf
Application Deadline: March 27, 2023
The purpose of the Fulbright-Hays Group Projects Abroad Program is to promote, improve, and develop the study of modern foreign languages and area studies in the United States. The program provides opportunities for faculty, teachers, and undergraduate and graduate students to conduct group projects overseas. Projects may include either: (1) short-term seminars, curriculum development, or group research or study; or (2) long-term advanced intensive language programs.
National Science Foundation
Accelerating Research through International Network-to-Network Collaborations
https://beta.nsf.gov/funding/opportunities/accelerating-research-through-international-network-network-collaborations
Application Deadline: October 10, 2022
The goals of the Accelerating Research through International Network-to-Network Collaborations (AccelNet) program are to accelerate the process of scientific discovery and prepare the next generation of U.S. researchers for multiteam international collaborations. The AccelNet program supports strategic linkages among U.S. research networks and complementary networks abroad that will leverage research and educational resources to tackle grand research challenges that require significant coordinated international efforts. The program seeks to foster high-impact science and engineering by providing opportunities to cooperatively identify and coordinate efforts to address knowledge gaps and research needs.
National Science Foundation
Dear Colleague Letter: National Science Foundation - Swiss National Science Foundation Lead Agency Opportunity
https://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2023/nsf23049/nsf23049.jsp?WT.mc_ev=click&WT.mc_id=&utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdelivery
Through a "Lead Agency Opportunity", The National Science Foundation (NSF) and the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) will allow proposers from both countries to submit a collaborative proposal that will undergo a single review process at the Lead Agency. The Lead Agency will alternate between NSF and SNSF on an annual basis, and the review process will follow the usual evaluation process for the Lead Agency. 

SNSF will be the Lead Agency in the first year and will accept proposals on their deadlines of April 3, 2023 and October 2, 2023. Required expressions of interest will be due February 17, 2023 and August 3, 2023
National Science Foundation
Dear Colleague Letter: National Science Foundation / Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft Lead Agency Opportunity in Molecular and Cellular Biology
https://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2022/nsf22015/nsf22015.jsp
U.S. and German collaborators are invited to submit joint proposals in the areas covered by the National Science Foundation's Division of Molecular and Cellular Bioscience and the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft's review board 201 "Basic Research in Biology and Medicine." The proposals should focus on basic research at a molecular, subcellular, or cellular level, including theoretical approaches. Proposals encompassing tissues, organs, or whole animals will not be considered. Research in the areas of plant sciences, microbiology, immunology, and neurosciences is also excluded. Proposals must provide a clear rationale for the need for a U.S.-German collaboration, including the unique expertise and synergy that the collaborating researchers will bring to the project.  

Proposals can be submitted from January 3, 2022 on a continuous basis. There is no deadline for submission to either agency.
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Law, Justice, and Human Rights

Department of Defense
Data-led Governing: Raising the Bar for States' Criminal Justice Policy and Practice
https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=316053
Application Deadline: July 16, 2019
This opportunity seeks applications for a new initiative designed to establish standards for the collection, analysis, and use of state- and local-level data in criminal justice policy and practice decision-making, including data-sharing protocols and resource allocation decisions.
Department of Justice
FY 2023 National Criminal History Improvement Program Training and Technical Assistance Program
https://bjs.ojp.gov/funding/opportunities/o-bjs-2023-171460
In this opportunity, Bureau of Justice Statistics seeks to support activities under the National Criminal History Improvement Program (NCHIP), the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) Act Record Improvement Program (NARIP), and the Bipartisan Safer Communities Act in fiscal year 2023.

Grants.gov forms due January 24, 2022. Applications due January 31, 2022.

Libraries and Museums

Americana Foundation
American Heritage Grants
http://www.americanafoundation.org/amheritage.asp
These grants support efforts to preserve, protect, and promote expressions of America's heritage, particularly American furniture and decorative arts; ensure present and future generations maintain a sense of continuity with the past; and promote the common values of freedom for the individual and creative pioneer spirit that fostered the innovation and industriousness that built the nation.

Initial concept letters are strongly encouraged. Applications are due January 8, 2023; April 1, 2023; July 1, 2023; and October 1, 2023.
Institute of Museum and Library Services
Museum Assessment Program (MAP)
https://www.aam-us.org/programs/accreditation-excellence-programs/apply-to-the-museum-assessment-program/
Application Deadline: February 1, 2023
This program is designed to help museums assess their strengths and weaknesses, strengthen operations, plan for the future, and meet standards through a one-year process of self-assessment, institutional activities, and consultative peer review with a site visit.
National Archives and Records Administration
Archives Collaboratives
https://www.archives.gov/nhprc/announcement/collaboratives
Application Deadline: May 3, 2023
The National Historical Publications and Records Commission seeks Archives Collaboratives of three or more repositories working together to make their collections more readily available for public discovery and use. 
National Archives and Records Administration
State Board Programming Grants
https://www.archives.gov/nhprc/announcement/state.html
Application Deadline: May 3, 2023
The National Historical Publications and Records Commission seeks proposals that support the work of state historical records advisory boards through projects that engage the public, expand civic education, and promote understanding of the nation's history, democracy, and culture. These grants are awarded only to state historical records advisory boards in each state, or to the state agency responsible for the state board, ordinarily the state archives. Another state agency, or a non-profit organization, such as a foundation or university, acting on behalf of the designated state agency may apply. 

Life Sciences

Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation
Neuroimaging and CSF Biomarker Program
https://www.alzdiscovery.org/research-and-grants/funding-opportunities/biomarkers
This program will support projects to develop and validate established biomarkers for which there is a clear clinical need in Alzheimer's disease and related dementias.

Letters of intent are due February 3, 2023; May 19, 2023; and September 29, 2023, followed by respective full proposal deadlines on April 7, 2023; July 28, 2023, and December 1, 2023.
Angelman Syndrome Foundation
Angelman Syndrome Research Proposals
https://www.angelman.org/as-research/call-for-proposals/
This program supports research on Angelman syndrome. Priority will be given to projects focusing on the heterozygous effect of non-UBE3A genes in deletion, the potential results of increasing UBE3A after therapies or for some subtypes of Angelman syndrome, the delivery of therapies and potential for improvement, and symptomatic therapies that impact the daily life of people with Angelman syndrome and their families.

The next two deadlines are October 15, 2022, and April 15, 2023.
Burroughs Wellcome Fund
Career Guidance for Trainees
https://www.bwfund.org/funding-opportunities/career-guidance/career-guidance-for-trainees/
Application Deadline: February 9, 2023
This program supports demonstration projects that will model affordable, transferable approaches to improve scientific trainees' readiness for stable, fulfilling careers.
Food and Drug Administration
Supporting the use of Real-World Data to Generate Real-World Evidence in Regulatory Decision-Making (U01 Clinical Trials Optional)
https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-FD-23-025.html
Application Deadline: February 28, 2023
The overarching goal of this FOA is to address gaps in knowledge that currently limit the usefulness of real-world data and real-word evidence.
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Mathematics and Physical Sciences

Department of Energy
Collaborative Fusion Energy Research in the DIII-D National Program
https://science.energy.gov/~/media/grants/pdf/foas/2019/sc_foa_0001974.pdf
Application Deadline: March 5, 2019
The Department of Energy Office of Science program in Fusion Energy Sciences hereby announces its interest in receiving grant applications for collaborative research in fusion energy science as part of the DIII-D national research program. The mission of the DIII-D program is to establish the scientific basis for the optimization of the tokamak approach to fusion energy production. Pre-applications are required and due January 15, 2019.
Department of Energy
Research on General Plasma Science Collaborative Research Facilities
https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=345407
The Department of Energy Office of Science program in Fusion Energy Sciences (FES) announces its interest in receiving new applications from U.S. researchers to carry out frontier plasma science research on one or more of the FES General Plasma Science (GPS) Program supported collaborative research facilities.

Required letters of intent due February 27, 2023. Applications due March 27, 2023.
National Aeronautics and Space Administration
ROSES 2022: Earth Venture Suborbital
https://nspires.nasaprs.com/external/solicitations/summary.do?solId={7E070791-72AE-793D-8B21-491BDCC60F18}&path=&method=init
The overall objective of this fourth Earth Venture Suborbital (EVS-4) program element is to substantially advance Earth system science and NASA's Earth science goals through science investigations involving sustained aircraft and/or other suborbital data acquisition campaigns.

Mandatory Step-1 proposals due February 28, 2023. Step-2 proposals due April 27, 2023.
National Aeronautics and Space Administration
ROSES 2022: Extreme Precision Radial Velocity Foundation Science
https://nspires.nasaprs.com/external/solicitations/summary.do?solId={E52C5EC5-E0FC-403E-1071-4802DB562F0C}&path=&method=init
This opportunity solicits investigations that will advance tools, techniques, and understanding to enable the extraction of small Keplerian radial velocity signals buried deeply within complex time-series stellar spectra.

Mandatory Step-1 proposals due February 16, 2023. Step-2 proposals due April 26, 2023.
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NU-wide

Rural Drug Addiction Research Center
Rural Drug Addiction Research Pilot Projects
https://rdar.unl.edu/pilot-project-application
Application Deadline: March 20, 2023
The Rural Drug Addiction Research (RDAR) Center is pleased to announce a funding opportunity that is open to all disciplines. Applicants must be full-time faculty in the University of Nebraska system who are eligible for National Institutes of Health funding. The RDAR Pilot Program aims to provide support to emerging scholars to conduct promising research and creative activities that advance the Center's mission.

Requests for Information

Department of Defense
Kidney Cancer Research Program
https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/KCRP_FY22_RFI
This request for information aims to assess which 2017 critical issues facing kidney cancer research and patient issues are still relevant today, and to identify new challenges to the kidney cancer field.
Department of Homeland Security
Insight on Cyber Training and Education Organization Capabilities: An RFI focused on Growing Cyber Talent in Early Education (K-12)
https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=345415
Application Deadline: February 8, 2023
This request for information (RFI) aims to provide an opportunity for a broad array of cyber education and training providers to share their experiences, challenges, approaches, and other information relevant to teaching the K-12 cyber audience critical cybersecurity topics. Responses to this RFI will help Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) ensure that the (Cybersecurity Education and Training Assistance Program (CETAP) cooperative agreement continues to meet its intentions. It may also influence the future requirements specified in the CETAP Notice of Funding Opportunity, with the goal of delivering effective and appropriate cyber education and opportunities to K-12 educators and students.

Social Sciences

American Psychological Foundation
Alice F. Chang Cancer Wellness Grant
https://www.apa.org/apf/funding/chang?tab=1
Application Deadline: February 1, 2023
These grants for graduate students support research and research-based projects to improve the lives of cancer patients and/or cancer survivors through psychology.
Center for Retirement Research at Boston College
Steven H. Sandell Grant Program
https://crr.bc.edu/about-us/grant-programs/steven-h-sandell-grant-program-2/?utm_source=Funding+Supplement&utm_campaign=ee9788207d-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2021_12_14_06_38&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_8d6cbefc3d-ee9788207d-220274736
Application Deadline: January 31, 2023
This program provides opportunities for junior or non-tenured scholars (within seven years of receiving their Ph.D.) from all academic disciplines to pursue cutting-edge projects on retirement or disability issues.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Assessing the Effectiveness of Programs, Policies, or Practices that Affect Social Determinants of Health to Promote Health Equity and Reduce Health Disparities in Chronic Diseases
https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=340501
Application Deadline: February 9, 2023
This opportunity supports rapid, applied research with rigorous study design (i.e., natural experiments, quasi-experimental design studies, simulation modeling, and economic evaluations) to evaluate the impact of ongoing programs, policies, and environmental improvement strategies on social determinants of health (SDOH) and how these changes in SDOH improve chronic disease outcomes and related health disparities.

Optional letters of intent due December 19, 2022.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Grants to Support New Investigators in Conducting Research Related to Understanding Polydrug Use Risk and Protective Factors
https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=343253
Application Deadline: February 9, 2023
The purpose of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention National Center for Injury Prevention and Control (NCIPC) Mentored Research Scientist Development Award (K01) is to provide support for an intensive, supervised/mentored career development experience in substance use and/or overdose prevention research leading to research independence. NCIPC supports K01 grants to help ensure the availability of an adequate number of trained scientists to address critical public health research questions to prevent polydrug use and overdose.

Optional letters of intent due December 19, 2022.
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Transportation

Department of Transportation
FAA Aviation Research Grants Program
https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=328902
Application Deadline: September 7, 2027
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Aviation Research Grants Program encourages and supports innovative, advanced research of potential benefit to the long-term growth of civil aviation and commercial space transportation.

UNL

Office of Research and Economic Development
Visiting Scholar, Distinguished Lecturer and Symposia
https://unl.app.box.com/s/k0dg4imhh4hyyls5fmjwdarfofltswox
This program supports visiting invited scholars who will give a lecture, symposia, or colloquia. 

Applications must be routed and approved in NuRamp by 5:00pm on the 2nd Friday in October, and by 5:00 pm on the 2nd Friday in March of each year. Applications submitted for the October deadline need to be for visits scheduled during January -June of the following year. Applications submitted for the March deadline need to be for visits scheduled during July -December of the same year. See solicitation for details.
Voelte-Keegan Bioengineering Fund
Voelte-Keegan Bioengineering Fund
https://unl.box.com/s/wkgl69lry6sy1n3q0yd9k78z3rpc07t2
This fund supports small grant requests to generate preliminary data to support proposals for future funding or to broaden the scope of a currently funded project. Requests for operating costs for ongoing projects, rather than a distinct set of experiments toward a unique new goal, will receive lower priority for funding.

The deadline for the first round of applications is February 10, 2021. Beginning in 2022, proposals will be due November 1. See solicitation for details.

UNL Funding Opportunities

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. 

UNL Grand Challenges

University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Grand Challenges Catalyst Competition
https://research.unl.edu/grandchallenges/wp-content/uploads/sites/31/2022/10/GC-RFP-v2.0.pdf
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln community has identified seven grand challenge thematic areas in which to focus its expertise and resources, as outlined in the N2025 Strategic Plan. The Chancellor's Office and the Office of Research and Economic Development have committed $40 million over four years to invest in strategic, goal-based solutions.

Two types of support are available through the Grand Challenges Catalyst Competition: planning grants, for which proposals must describe the teaming, ideation, and development activities necessary for collaborative groups to coalesce around one or more of UNL's grand challenge themes; and catalyst awards, for which proposals must describe a plan of work for implementing a goal-based project developed in response to one or more of UNL's grand challenge themes.

A required notice of intent to submit is due on the last day of February annually, with applications due the last Friday in April. See solicitation for details.

Visiting Scholar