Funding Opportunity Spotlight

 

Selected funding opportunities that may be of interest to SF State faculty, program directors, and administrators.

 

Please confirm all deadline and submission information by reviewing the program guidelines (links provided)

 

NOTE: "Limited Submission" opportunities are subject to the ORSP Limited Submission Policy and Procedure

 

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Spotlight on: Funding Opportunities


 

Sponsor Program Limited Submissionsort descending Deadline Posted
NSF Geography and Spatial Sciences Program (GSS) Sep 07, 2017 Jun 13, 2017
NSF Fluid Dynamics Oct 20, 2017 Feb 28, 2017
AHRQ AHRQ Small Research Grant Program (R03) Jul 16, 2018 Mar 23, 2015
NASA Appendix E: Space Radiobiology and Human Health Countermeasures Topics Jul 17, 2017 Apr 04, 2017
NIH Ethical, Legal and Policy Issues in HIV Research with Key Populations (R01) Sep 08, 2018 Aug 11, 2015
NIH NIH Director's New Innovator Award Program (DP2) Sep 08, 2017 Apr 19, 2017
NSF Solar and Planetary Research Grants (SPG) Dec 31, 2018 Sep 13, 2016
NSF Sedimentary Geology and Paleobiology (SGP) Dec 31, 2017 Jan 09, 2017
NIH Pilot Studies to Test the Initiation of a Mental Health Family Navigator Model to Promote Early Access, Engagement and Coordination of Needed Mental Health Services for Children and Adolescents (R34) Oct 16, 2017 May 31, 2017
APSA Award for Excellence in Journalism Sep 18, 2017 Feb 21, 2017
NEH Public Humanities Projects Aug 09, 2017 Jun 13, 2017
PCORI Pipeline to Proposal Awards Tier A Pre-Engagement/Community Projects Jun 30, 2017 Feb 28, 2017
Defense Threat Reduction Agency Fundamental Research to Counter Weapons of Mass Destruction none Mar 23, 2015
DoD Army Research Laboratory Broad Agency Announcement for Basic and Applied Scientific Research Mar 31, 2022 Apr 04, 2017
NIH Ethical, Legal and Policy Issues in HIV Research with Key Populations (R21) Sep 07, 2018 Aug 11, 2015
NASA D.6 University Student Research Challenge (USRC) – A Pilot Project Oct 16, 2017 Apr 19, 2017
NSF Geotechnical Engineering and Materials (GEM) Dec 31, 2017 Sep 27, 2016
NSF Division of Physics: Investigator-Initiated Research Projects (PHY) Dec 07, 2017 May 30, 2017
NEH Programming Grants to Accompany NEH on the Road Exhibitions Dec 27, 2017 Jan 09, 2017
NSF Centers for Chemical Innovation (CCI) Mar 06, 2018 Jun 05, 2017
Whitehall Foundation Bioscience Research Projects Sep 01, 2017 Feb 21, 2017
Dept. of Defense Space Vehicles (RV) University Grants Program Dec 09, 2018 Dec 11, 2013
NSF Ocean Drilling none Apr 22, 2014
NSF Geography and Spatial Sciences Program - Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Awards (GSS-DDRI) none Jun 13, 2017
Dept. of Defense Fiscal Year 2018 Defense University Research Instrumentation Program (DURIP) Jul 07, 2017 Mar 07, 2017
NSF Geobiology and Low-Temperature Geochemistry none Mar 24, 2015
NIH National Career Development Consortium for Excellence in Glycosciences (K12) Jun 29, 2017 Apr 04, 2017
NIH Development of Innovative Informatics Methods and Algorithms for Cancer Research and Management (R21) Jun 14, 2018 Aug 18, 2015
NSF Mathematical Sciences Research Institutes Mar 14, 2019 Apr 19, 2017
NSF Division of Integrative Organismal Systems Core Programs Aug 04, 2017 Oct 24, 2016
NSF NSF-Simons Research Centers for Mathematics of Complex Biological Systems (MathBioSys) Sep 29, 2017 May 30, 2017
CHDF Postdoctoral Program in Environmental Chemistry Aug 01, 2017 Jan 18, 2017
Dept. of Energy FY2017 Research Opportunities in Accelerator Stewardship Jul 17, 2017 Jun 05, 2017
NSF Biophotonics Oct 20, 2017 Feb 28, 2017
National Geospatial Intelligence Agency National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency Academic Research Program Sep 30, 2017 Apr 22, 2014
National Archives and Records Administration Access to Historical Records: Archival Projects Oct 05, 2017 Jun 13, 2017
NASA Rapid Response and Novel Research in Earth Science Mar 29, 2018 Mar 07, 2017
NSF Geomorphology and Land Use Dynamics none Mar 25, 2015
NSF Petrology and Geochemistry (CH) Jul 24, 2017 Apr 04, 2017
NIH Novel Nucleic Acid Sequencing Technology Development (R21) Aug 27, 2017 Aug 18, 2015
NSF Geophysics none Apr 21, 2017
NSF Long Term Research in Environmental Biology (LTREB) Aug 02, 2017 Nov 01, 2016
NSF Provision of Marine Seismic Capabilities to the U. S. Research Community Aug 21, 2017 May 30, 2017
NSF Faculty Early Career Development Program (CAREER) Jul 19, 2017 Jan 24, 2017
NSF Environmental Engineering Oct 20, 2017 Feb 28, 2017
NSF Facilitating Research at Primarily Undergraduate Institutions: Research in Undergraduate Institutions (RUI) and Research Opportunity Awards (ROA) - NOTE: Deadlines vary by program none Jul 02, 2014
National Archives and Records Administration Public Engagement with Historical Records Oct 05, 2017 Jun 13, 2017
NIH Maximizing Investigators' Research Award for Early Stage Investigators (R35) Oct 03, 2017 Mar 07, 2017
NSF Sedimentary Geology and Paleobiology (SGP) none Mar 30, 2015
NASA ROSES 2017: Physical Oceanography Jun 30, 2017 Apr 04, 2017
NIH Novel Nucleic Acid Sequencing Technology Development (R01) Aug 27, 2017 Aug 18, 2015
Office of Naval Research Communications and Networking Discovery and Invention Department of Defense Sep 25, 2017 Apr 27, 2017
NSF Division of Environmental Biology (core programs) (DEB) Aug 02, 2017 Nov 01, 2016
NIH Addressing Suicide Research Gaps: Understanding Mortality Outcomes (R01) Nov 02, 2017 May 30, 2017
NSF Mind, Machine and Motor Nexus (M3X) Sep 15, 2017 Jan 24, 2017
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health Empowered Communities for a Healthier Nation Initiative Aug 01, 2017 Jun 06, 2017
NSF Nano-Biosensing Oct 20, 2017 Feb 28, 2017
Carnegie Corporation Urban and Higher Education Program – Pathways to Education Opportunity none Sep 24, 2014
NIH Cellular and Molecular Biology of Complex Brain Disorders (R21) Oct 16, 2017 Jun 13, 2017
National Storytelling Network Brimstone Award for Applied Storytelling Aug 25, 2017 Mar 14, 2017
NIH Secondary Analyses in Obesity, Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (R21) May 07, 2018 Apr 03, 2015
Centers for Disease Control Privacy Data Sharing Tool to Support De-duplication of Cases in the National HIV Surveillance System (NHSS) Aug 01, 2017 Apr 04, 2017
Dept. of the Interior - Fish and Wildlife 2016 National Fish Habitat Action Plan none Nov 16, 2015
NASA ROSES 2017: Computational Modeling Algorithms and Cyberinfrastructure Jul 11, 2018 May 01, 2017
NSF Cyberinfrastructure for Emerging Science and Engineering Research (CESER) Dec 31, 2017 Dec 06, 2016
NIH Small Grants for Secondary Analyses of Existing Data Sets and Stored Biospecimens (R03) Oct 16, 2017 May 30, 2017
NSF Advanced Technologies and Instrumentation (ATI) Nov 01, 2017 Jan 24, 2017
University of Technology, Sydney, Australia The U.S Fulbright Senior Scholarship Fulbright Senior Scholarship Aug 01, 2017 Jun 06, 2017
NSF Particulate and Multiphase Processes Oct 20, 2017 Feb 28, 2017
NSF Process Separations Oct 20, 2017 Feb 28, 2017
NSF Earth Sciences: Instrumentation and Facilities (EAR/IF) none Nov 24, 2014
NIH Global Brain and Nervous System Disorders Research Across the Lifespan (R01) Nov 07, 2017 Jun 13, 2017
American Physical Therapy Association American Physical Therapy Association Seeks Applications for Health Policy and Administration Projects Dec 31, 2017 Mar 14, 2017
Dept. of Defense Research Interests of the Air Force Office of Scientific Research none May 08, 2015
NIH Health Services Research on Minority Health and Health Disparities (R21) Apr 11, 2019 Apr 04, 2017
Dept. of Commerce FY2016 to FY2017 NOAA Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) Sep 30, 2017 Jan 04, 2016
Dept. of Defense Ground Truth (GT) Jun 29, 2017 May 01, 2017
Dept. of Education Institute of Education Sciences (IES): Research Networks Focused on Critical Problems of Policy and Practice in Special Education CFDA Number 84.324N Sep 21, 2017 May 30, 2017
NSF Analysis - Mathematics Oct 03, 2017 Jan 24, 2017
NSF Training-based Workforce Development for Advanced Cyberinfrastructure (CyberTraining) Oct 19, 2017 Jun 06, 2017
NSF Process Systems, Reaction Engineering and Molecular Thermodynamics Oct 20, 2017 Feb 28, 2017
NIH Exploratory Grant Award to Promote Workforce Diversity in Basic Cancer Research (R21) Nov 30, 2017 Nov 26, 2014
Scleroderma Foundation Scleroderma Foundation Seeks Applications for New Investigator Grant Program Sep 15, 2017 Jun 13, 2017
SF BUILD Fall 2017 SF BUILD Mini Grant Aug 14, 2017 Mar 16, 2017
NIH Innovative Basic Research on Adducts in Cancer Risk Identification and Prevention (R01) Jul 11, 2018 Jul 27, 2015
NSF ADVANCE: Increasing the Participation and Advancement of Women in Academic Science and Engineering Careers (ADVANCE) Sep 13, 2017 Apr 04, 2017
NIH Rapid Assessment of Zika Virus (ZIKV) Complications (R21) Apr 30, 2019 Feb 24, 2016
NIH Initiation of a Mental Health Family Navigator Model to Promote Early Access, Engagement and Coordination of Needed Mental Health Services for Children and Adolescents (R01) Oct 05, 2017 May 02, 2017
Dept. of Education Institute of Education Sciences (IES): Low-Cost, Short-Duration Evaluation of Special Education Interventions CFDA Number 84.324L-2 Mar 01, 2018 May 30, 2017
NSF Biomaterials (BMAT) Oct 31, 2017 Jan 24, 2017
NSF Combustion and Fire Systems Oct 20, 2017 Feb 28, 2017
NSF Magnetospheric Physics none Mar 16, 2015
NIH Pre-application for a Biomedical Technology Research Resource (X02) Aug 15, 2017 Jun 20, 2017
Dept. of Agriculture Agriculture and Food Research Initiative - Food Safety Challenge Area Aug 03, 2017 Mar 21, 2017
NIH Innovative Basic Research on Adducts in Cancer Risk Identification and Prevention (R21) Jul 11, 2018 Jul 27, 2015
NASA ROSES 2017: Planetary Data Archiving, Restoration, and Tools Jul 12, 2017 Apr 10, 2017
NSF Mathematical Sciences Workshops Dec 31, 2019 Mar 07, 2016
The Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR) Pest Management Research Grant Program Dec 14, 2017 May 09, 2017
Dept. of Education Institute of Education Sciences (IES): Low-Cost, Short-Duration Evaluation of Special Education Interventions CFDA Number 84.324L-1 Aug 03, 2017 May 30, 2017
NSF Communications, Circuits, and Sensing-Systems (CCSS) Nov 01, 2017 Jan 24, 2017
NIH Basic Cancer Research in Cancer Health Disparities (R01) Nov 17, 2017 Jun 06, 2017
NIH Health Services Research on Minority Health and Health Disparities (R21) Apr 19, 2018 Jun 06, 2017
NSF Disability and Rehabilitation Engineering (DARE) Oct 20, 2017 Feb 28, 2017
NSF Paleoclimate none Mar 16, 2015
NEA NEA Art Works II Application, FY2018 Jul 13, 2017 Jun 20, 2017
DoD Fiscal Year (FY) 2018 Department of Defense Multidisciplinary Research Program of the University Research Initiative Nov 01, 2017 Mar 21, 2017
NIH Lymphatics in Health and Disease in the Digestive System, Kidney, and Urinary Tract (R01) Sep 07, 2018 Jul 27, 2015
NSF GeoPRISMS Program Jul 27, 2017 Apr 10, 2017
NSF Cybermanufacturing Systems Dec 31, 2018 Mar 16, 2016
NSF Towards a Leadership-Class Computing Facility - Phase 1 Nov 20, 2017 May 09, 2017
Dept. of Education Institute of Education Sciences (IES): Research Training Programs in Special Education CFDA Number 84.324B Aug 17, 2017 May 30, 2017
NASA Nancy Grace Roman Technology Fellowships for Early Career Researchers Mar 29, 2018 Feb 21, 2017
NIH Multidisciplinary Studies of HIV/AIDS and Aging (R01) Sep 07, 2017 Jun 06, 2017
NSF Thermal Transport Processes Oct 20, 2017 Feb 28, 2017
NSF Atmospheric Chemistry none Mar 16, 2015
NSF Advanced Technological Education (ATE) Oct 05, 2017 Jun 20, 2017
NIH Physical Activity and Weight Control Interventions Among Cancer Survivors: Effects on Biomarkers of Prognosis and Survival (R01) Sep 07, 2018 Jul 27, 2015
NSF Biological and Environmental Interactions of Nanoscale Materials Apr 06, 2018 Apr 10, 2017
NSF Conferences and Workshops in the Mathematical Sciences Dec 31, 2018 Mar 21, 2016
Corporation for National and Community Service Volunteer Generation Fund FY17 Jul 06, 2017 May 09, 2017
Dept. of Education Institute of Education Sciences (IES): Low-Cost, Short-Duration Evaluation of Education Interventions CFDA Number 84.305L-1 Aug 03, 2017 May 30, 2017
NIH HIV Pathogenesis and the Oral Microbiota (R01) Nov 24, 2017 Feb 21, 2017
NSF Science, Technology, and Society (STS) Aug 03, 2017 Jun 06, 2017
NSF Engineering of Biomedical Systems (EBMS) Oct 20, 2017 Feb 28, 2017
NSF Solar Terrestrial none Mar 16, 2015
Dept. Energy Theoretical Research in Magnetic Fusion Energy Science Aug 18, 2017 Jun 20, 2017
NASA ROSES 2017: Laboratory Analysis of Returned Samples Jun 29, 2017 Mar 28, 2017
NIH Physical Activity and Weight Control Interventions Among Cancer Survivors: Effects on Biomarkers of Prognosis and Survival (R21) Sep 07, 2018 Jul 27, 2015
NSF Computer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE) Research Initiation Initiative (CRII) Aug 09, 2017 Apr 18, 2017
IDA Independent Documentary Films Jul 31, 2017 Apr 25, 2016
Department of Health and Human Services University Centers of Excellence in Developmental Disabilities Diversity Fellowships Jul 11, 2017 May 09, 2017
Dept. of Education Institute of Education Sciences (IES): Partnerships and Collaborations Focused on Problems of Practice or Policy CFDA Number 84.305H Aug 17, 2017 May 30, 2017
NIH Environmental influences on Placental Origins of Development (ePOD) R01 Jun 30, 2017 Feb 21, 2017
NSF Innovative Technology Experiences for Students and Teachers (ITEST) Aug 09, 2017 Jun 06, 2017
NSF Cellular and Biochemical Engineering (CBE) Oct 20, 2017 Feb 28, 2017
NSF Physical and Dynamic Meteorology (PDM) none Mar 16, 2015
Beckman Foundation Beckman Foundation Accepting LOIs for Young Investigator Program Aug 14, 2017 Jun 20, 2017
NASA ROSES 2017: Heliophysics Data Environment Enhancements Jul 20, 2017 Mar 28, 2017
NIH Research to Advance Vaccine Safety (R01) Sep 07, 2018 Jul 28, 2015
NSF Plant Biotic Interactions Sep 01, 2017 Apr 18, 2017
Oracle Computer Science Education Oct 31, 2017 Apr 25, 2016
Department of Health and Human Services Minority Serving Institutions Partnership Planning Grants Jul 06, 2017 May 09, 2017
Dept. of Education nstitute of Education Sciences (IES): Special Education Research CFDA Number 84.324A Aug 17, 2017 May 30, 2017
NSF Catalysis Oct 20, 2017 Feb 21, 2017
NSF Computational and Data-Enabled Science and Engineering in Mathematical and Statistical Sciences (CDS&E-MSS) Dec 11, 2017 Jun 06, 2017
NSF Biological and Environmental Interactions of Nanoscale Materials Dec 31, 2017 Feb 28, 2017
NSF Aeronomy none Mar 16, 2015
NSF Ideas Lab: Practical Fully-Connected Quantum Computer Challenge (PFCQC) Nov 30, 2017 Apr 04, 2017
NIH Countermeasures Against Chemical Threats (CounterACT) Exploratory/Developmental Projects in Translational Research (R21) Jan 30, 2018 Jul 31, 2015
NSF Research in the Formation of Engineers (RFE) Sep 27, 2017 Apr 18, 2017
American Psychological Association Abe Fellowship Program Sep 01, 2017 Aug 16, 2016
Department of Agriculture RREA - National Focus Funds Jul 10, 2017 May 11, 2017
Dept. of Education Institute of Education Sciences (IES): Low-Cost, Short-Duration Evaluation of Education Interventions CFDA Number 84.305L-2 Mar 01, 2018 May 30, 2017
NSF Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program Aug 29, 2017 Feb 21, 2017
NSF Innovative Technology Experiences for Students and Teachers (ITEST) Sep 05, 2017 Jun 13, 2017
NSF Energy for Sustainability Oct 20, 2017 Feb 28, 2017
NSF Climate and Large-Scale Dynamics (CLD) none Mar 16, 2015
NIH Extracellular Vesicles and Substance Use Disorders (R21) Aug 15, 2017 Apr 04, 2017
NIH Pilot Services Research Grants Not Involving Interventions (R34) Sep 07, 2018 Aug 11, 2015
NASA ROSES 2017: Heliophysics Technology and Instrument Development for Science Jul 20, 2017 Apr 18, 2017
NSF Condensed Matter and Materials Theory (CMMT) Dec 31, 2018 Sep 06, 2016
Dept. of Education Institute of Education Sciences (IES): Education Research CFDA Number 84.305A Aug 17, 2017 May 30, 2017
NCTM Lifetime Achievement Award Nov 03, 2017 Feb 21, 2017
DOD FY2018 Office of Naval Research (ONR) Young Investigator Program (YIP) Sep 15, 2017 Jun 13, 2017
NSF Environmental Sustainability Oct 20, 2017 Feb 28, 2017
NSF Hydrologic Sciences none Mar 23, 2015
NIH Extracellular Vesicles and Substance Use Disorders (R01) Aug 15, 2017 Apr 04, 2017
NIH Imaging - Science Track Award for Research Transition (I/START) (R03) Sep 07, 2018 Aug 11, 2015
National Institute of Food and Agriculture Agriculture and Food Research Initiative - Sustainable Bioenergy and Bioproducts Challenge Area Jun 28, 2017 Apr 18, 2017
NSF Arctic Research Opportunities Dec 31, 2018 Sep 06, 2016
National Endowment for the Arts NEA Our Town Application, FY2018 Sep 11, 2017 May 18, 2017
Russell Sage Foundation The Social, Economic, and Political Effects of the Affordable Care Act Nov 15, 2017 Dec 07, 2016
Dept. of Education Institutes of Education Sciences (IES): Education Research and Development Centers CFDA Number 84.305C Sep 21, 2017 May 30, 2017
ILA Constance McCullough Award Jun 30, 2017 Feb 21, 2017
NEH NEH Summer Stipends Limited Submission Sep 27, 2017 May 25, 2017
NSF National Science Foundation Research Traineeship (NRT) Program Limited Submission Feb 07, 2017 Dec 06, 2016
NSF Major Research Instrumentation Program (MRI) NSF Wide Programs Limited Submission Jan 11, 2017 Dec 06, 2016
NEA National Endowment for the Arts Research Labs Limited Submission Jul 18, 2017 Jun 06, 2017
Graham Foundation Graham Foundation for the Fine Arts Production and Presentation Grants (one per department) Limited Submission Feb 25, 2017 Dec 06, 2016
W. M. Keck Foundation Keck Science and Engineering Program (Spring) Limited Submission Nov 01, 2016 Dec 06, 2016
NSF Big Data Regional Innovation Hubs: Establishing Spokes to Advance Big Data Applications (BD Spokes) Limited Submission Sep 18, 2017 Mar 21, 2017
Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) Hanna H. Gray Fellows Program Limited Submission Feb 15, 2017 Dec 06, 2016
American Honda Foundation Grants 2017 Limited Submission Aug 01, 2017 Dec 06, 2016
Dr. Scholl Foundation Annual Grant 2017 Limited Submission Mar 01, 2017 Dec 06, 2016
Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation 2017 Clinical Research Award Limited Submission Feb 01, 2017 Dec 06, 2016
American Honda Foundation Grants 2017 Limited Submission Feb 01, 2018 May 16, 2017
Blavatnik Family Foundation Blavatnik Awards for Young Scientists Limited Submission Nov 30, 2016 Dec 06, 2016