Request for Proposal List
The proposal requests below are listed by the date dues of either the Letter of Intent or when they are due at the agency.
If you would like a copy, please contact Carrie Johnston or call 509-335-4564.
Food and Nutrition Service – FY2019 Farm to School Training and Curricula
Purpose: This Request for Proposals (RFP) announces the availability of funds to establish one or more new cooperative agreements for FYs 2019-2021 for the purposes of developing a training curriculum, conducting trainings of trainers, and evaluating the results of farm to school trainings for producers to build their capacity to launch or expand farm to school efforts. In addition, the selected applicant will conduct a needs assessment among producers in close collaboration with State agencies (SAs). FNS expects to fund one or more competitive cooperative agreement award of approximately $1 – 2 million. This project will prepare State agencies, and perhaps additional entities, with the ... » More ...
Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Collaborative Research on Sorghum and Millet
Deadline: November 28th, 2018 11:59 PM EST
Western SARE Research to Grass Roots Grant
Western Sare Professional + Producer
Department of Energy – Golden Field Office – Innovative Design Concepts for Standard Modular Hydropower and Pumped-Storage Hydropower
Purpose: Complete information on this Funding Opportunity Announcement can be found on the EERE Exchange website – https://eere-exchange.energy.gov DOE’s Water Power Technologies Office (WPTO) is committed to lowering the cost and build time of hydropower and pumped storage systems, further increasing their ability to provide essential reliability services and contribute to the resilience of the grid, and continuing to reduce their environmental impacts and permitting timelines. This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) contains two Topic Areas. Topic Area 1: Facility Design Concepts for Standard Modular Hydropower Development Topic Area 2: New Use Cases for Pumped-Storage Hydropower Please carefully review the complete Funding Opportunity Announcement, which can ... » More ...
Small Business Administration – Small Business Development Centers
Purpose: The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) issues Program Announcement No. OSBDC-2019-02 (CY) to invite applications from existing SBDC recipient organization currently funded under the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) program as authorized by Section 21(a) of the Small Business Act, (15 USC Section 648).
2019-20 Oregon Blueberry Commission Request for Proposals
Research Proposals for the 2019-20 fiscal year are now being accepted. Proposals will be rated based on the listed
priorities. The Commission is requiring information on the practical and economic impact of each project to be
included as part of any funded proposal. During the current fiscal year, $140,130 was granted for funding research
projects for the Commission. This amount supported awards to 14 of the 18 proposals that were submitted. The
average award was $10,000. In 2019-20, approximately $160,000 is available for awards.
i. Please create your proposal as a Word document and then save as a PDF ... » More ...
National Endowment for the Humanities – Collaborative Research Grants
New Faculty Seed Gran
The Office of Research is pleased to announce that the application process for the 2019 New Faculty Seed Grant Program is now open. The primary goal of this program is to support junior level faculty in developing research, scholarly, or creative programs that have a strong potential to lead to sustained projects while enhancing opportunities for extramural funding for these projects. The program helps generate preliminary data that provides the foundation needed to submit proposals to external agencies, and provides a means to advance complex research, scholarly and creative activities.
Researchers, scholars and artists who have been appointed to a junior level faculty position no ... » More ...
USADPLC 2019-2020 Pulse Crops
Dear Pulse Community,
It is my pleasure to share the attached Request for Research Proposals for the USADPLC 2019-2020 funding year. Please share this with any researchers interested in conducting research on dry peas, lentils, and/or chickpeas.
Specialty Crop Research Initiative
NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF FOOD AND AGRICULTURE; U.S. DEPARTMENT OF
SPECIALTY CROP RESEARCH INITIATIVE PRE-APPLICATION
CATALOG OF FEDERAL DOMESTIC ASSISTANCE: This program is listed in the
Assistance Listings under the Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance number 10.309.
DATES: Pre-Applications must be received by 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time on December 10, 2018.
Pre-Applications received after this deadline will normally not be considered (see Part IV, C. of
this RFPA). Comments regarding this request for pre-applications (RFPA) are requested within 6
months from the issuance of this notice. Comments received after that date will be considered to the extent ... » More ...
National Science Foundation – Division of Physics: Investigator-Initiated Research Projects
Purpose: The Division of Physics (PHY)supports physics research and the preparation of future scientists in the nation’s colleges and universities across a broad range of physics disciplines that span scales of space and time from the largest to the smallest and the oldest to the youngest. The Division is comprised of disciplinary programs covering experimental and theoretical research in the following major subfields of physics: Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics; Computational Physics; Elementary Particle Physics; Gravitational Physics; Integrative Activities in Physics; Nuclear Physics; Particle Astrophysics; Physics of Living Systems; Plasma Physics (supported under a separate solicitation); and Quantum Information Science. Additional Information The Physics Division ... » More ...
Desalination and Water Purification Research Program for Fiscal Year 2019
Purpose: This Funding Opportunity Announcement’s (FOA) objective is to invite private industry, universities, water utilities, and other research sponsors to submit proposals to cost share laboratory scale and pilot scale projects that address DWPR program goals and objectives.
Collaborative Science, Technology, and Applied Research (CSTAR) Program
Purpose: Through the Collaborative Science, Technology, and Applied Research (CSTAR) Program, the NWS Office of Science and Technology Integration is soliciting proposals to conduct research and development activities. NOAA/NWS believes its warning and forecast mission will benefit significantly from a strong partnership with outside investigators in the broad academic community. The CSTAR Program represents a NWS 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 which have expertise in the environmental sciences. These activities will engage university researchers and students in applied research of interest to the operational meteorological community ... » More ...
Department of Energy – Alliance for Sustainable Energy, LLC – Collegiate Wind Competition
Purpose: The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) National Renewable Energy Laboratory has issued a Request for Proposal for colleges and universities interested in participating in the DOE Collegiate Wind Competition 2020. The organizers will select 10 to 12 teams of students to compete in the challenge, co-located with the American Wind Energy Association’s WINDPOWER Conference in Denver, Colorado on June 1-4, 2020. Interested students and faculty can learn more about the RFP and its requirements by reading the attached solicitation package and amendments.
O.A. Vogel Wheat Research fund – Request for Proposals 2019-2021
It is anticipated that up to five (5) proposals will be selected for funding this cycle. The life of each project can be up to 3 years, with funding limited to $50,000 per year ($150,000 total).
Wildfire Risk Reduction / Wildfire Response RFA 2019
Purpose: The U.S. Forest Service supports Moving Toward Shared Stewardship Across Landscapes as part of a conceptual framework for making strategic investments across landscapes to co-manage wildfire risk and achieve positive outcomes at the most appropriate scale
Utilities Programs – TAT Grant Program
Purpose: Funds may be used to pay expenses associated with providing technical assistance and/or training (TAT) to identify and evaluate solutions to water problems relating to source, storage, treatment, or distribution; to identify and evaluate solutions to waste problems relating to collection, treatment, or disposal; assist applicants that have filed a pre-application with RUS in the preparation of water and/or waste loan and/or grant applications; and to provide training that will improve the management, operation, and maintenance of water and waste disposal facilities. Grant funds may not be used to recruit applications, duplicate current services such as those performed by a consultant in developing a ... » More ...
Department of Health and Human Services – National Institutes of Health – Investigator Initiated Research in Computational Genomics and Data Science (R43/R44 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
Letter of Intent due: 30 days prior to the application is due.
Purpose: The purpose of this funding opportunity announcement (FOA) is to invite applications for a broad range of research efforts aimed towards commercial product development in computational genomics, data science, statistics, and bioinformatics relevant to one or both of basic or clinical genomic science, and broadly applicable to human health and disease. This FOA supports genomics research developing innovative analytical and computational commercial products, methodologies, and approaches, early stage development of commercial tools and software, and refinement or hardening of software and tools of high value to the biomedical genomics community. Work supported ... » More ...
Department of Health and Human Services – Centers for Disease Control – NCEZID – CDC Resident Postdoctoral Program in Microbiology
Purpose: Background – In 1994 the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) collaborated with a broad range of partners in clinical medicine and public health to develop an emerging infections strategy in response to the recommendations issued by the Institute of Medicine (IOM) in its 1993 report, “Emerging Infections: Microbial Threats to Health in the United States.” Leading this strategy was the CDC Office of Infectious Diseases (OID)/National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases (NCEZID). One goal was to strengthen local, state, and federal public health infrastructures to support surveillance and implement prevention and control programs. The implementation strategy for this goal was ... » More ...
WSARE Graduate Student Sustainable Agriculture
This Call for Proposal was just released. The Graduate Student Grants provide a maximum of $25,000 and may last for up to two years. Those eligible to apply are masters or Ph.D. students enrolled full time at accredited colleges or universities in the Western region. Proposals are due January 9, 2019.
Emerging Research Issues-Internal Grant with COR
National Science Foundation – Joint DMS/NLM Initiative on Generalizable Data Science Methods for Biomedical Research
Purpose: The Division of Mathematical Sciences (DMS) in the Directorate for Mathematical and Physical Sciences (MPS) at the National Science Foundation (NSF) and the National Library of Medicine (NLM)at the National Institutes of Health (NIH)plan to support the development of innovative and transformative mathematical and statistical approaches to address important data-driven biomedical and health challenges. The rationale for this interagency collaboration is that significant advances may be expected as the result of continued NSF investments in foundational research in mathematics and statistics as well as inter- and multi-disciplinary research and training at the intersection of the quantitative/computational sciences and domain sciences, while NIH benefits from ... » More ...
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration – 2019 Ecological Effects of Sea Level Rise Program
Purpose: The purpose of this document is to advise the public that NOAA/NOS/National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science (NCCOS)/Competitive Research Program is soliciting proposals for the Ecological Effects of Sea Level Rise Program (EESLR). This solicitation is to improve adaptation and planning in response to regional and local effects of sea level rise and coastal inundation through targeted research on key technologies, natural and nature-based infrastructure, physical and biological processes, and model evaluation. The overall goal of EESLR is to facilitate informed adaptation planning and coastal management decisions through a multidisciplinary research program that results in integrated models and tools of dynamic physical and biological ... » More ...
National Science Foundation – Scalable Parallelism in the Extreme
Purpose: Computing systems have undergone a fundamental transformation from the single-core processor-devices of the turn of the century to today’s ubiquitous and networked devices with multicore/many-core processors along with warehouse-scale computing via the cloud. At the same time, semiconductor technology is facing fundamental physical limits and single-processor performance has plateaued. This means that the ability to achieve performance improvements through improved processor technologies alone has ended.In recognition of this obstacle, the recent National Strategic Computing Initiative (NSCI) encourages collaborative efforts to develop, “over the next 15 years, a viable path forward for future high-performance computing (HPC) systems even after the limits of current semiconductor technology ... » More ...
National Science Foundation – Partnerships for Innovation
Purpose: The Partnerships for Innovation (PFI) Program within the Division of Industrial Innovation and Partnerships (IIP) offers researchers from all disciplines of science and engineering funded by NSF the opportunity to perform translational research and technology development, catalyze partnerships and accelerate the transition of discoveries from the laboratory to the marketplace for societal benefit.
National Science Foundation – Cybersecurity Innovation for Cyberinfrastructure
Purpose: The objective of the Cybersecurity Innovation for Cyberinfrastructure (CICI) program is to develop, deploy and integrate security solutions that benefit the scientific community by ensuring the integrity, resilience and reliability of the end-to-end scientific workflow. CICI seeks three categories of projects: 1.Secure Scientific Cyberinfrastructure (SSC):These awards seek to secure the scientific workflow by encouraging novel and trustworthy architectural and design approaches, models and frameworks for the creation of a holistic, integrated security environment that spans the entire scientific CI ecosystem. 2.Research Data Protection (RDP):These awards provide solutions that both ensure the provenance of research data and reduce the complexity of protecting research data sets ... » More ...
2019 Wood Innovations Funding Opportunity
Purpose: The U.S. Forest Service requests proposals to substantially expand and accelerate wood energy and wood products markets throughout the United States to support forest management needs on National Forest System and other forest lands.
Food and Nutrition Service – School Nutrition Training Grant for Allied Professional Organizations
Purpose: The purpose of this Request for Applications (RFA) is to competitively award ONE grant of up to $2 million provided by the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2018 (Public Law 115-141) to allow allied professional associations to develop a training program for school nutrition personnel that focuses on school food service meal preparation and workforce development. It is anticipated that this will be a one-time initiative.
National Science Foundation – Law & Social Sciences
law and law-like systems of rules. The Program is inherently interdisciplinary and multi-methodological. Successful proposals describe research that advances scientific theory and understanding of the connections between human behavior and law, legal institutions, or legal processes.
National Energy Technology Laboratory – Notice of Intent to issue Funding Opportunity Announcement
Purpose: The purpose of this Notice is to provide potential applicants advance notice that the Department of Energy intends to issue a funding opportunity announcement titled Advanced Technologies for Recovery of Unconventional Oil and Gas Resources, DE-FOA-0001990. NO APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED THROUGH THIS NOTICE. Please do not submit questions or respond to this Notice of Intent. Prospective applicants to the funding opportunity announcement should begin developing partnerships, formulating ideas, and gathering data in anticipation of the issuance of this FOA. It is anticipated that this funding opportunity announcement will be posted to Grants.gov and FedConnect (www.fedconnect.net) in November 2018.
National Science Foundation – Methodology, Measurement, and Statistics
Purpose: The Methodology, Measurement, and Statistics (MMS) Program is an interdisciplinary program in the Directorate for Social, Behavioral, and Economic Sciences that supports the development of innovative analytical and statistical methods and models for those sciences.
National Energy Technology Laboratory – Advanced Technologies for Enhanced Oil Recovery
Purpose: The purpose of this Notice is to provide potential applicants advance notice that the Department of Energy plans to issue Funding Opportunity Announcement number DE-FOA-0001988 titled Advanced Technologies for Enhanced Oil Recovery. PLEASE NOTE NO APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED THROUGH THIS NOTICE. Please do not submit questions or respond to this Notice of Intent. Prospective applicants to the funding opportunity announcement should begin developing partnerships, formulating ideas, and gathering data in anticipation of the issuance of this announcement. It is anticipated that this funding opportunity announcement will be posted to grants.gov and FedConnect (www.fedconnect.net) in November 2018.
NSF-Understanding the Rules of Life: Epigenetics
Purpose: In 2016, the National Science Foundation (NSF) unveiled a set of “Big Ideas,” 10 bold, long-term research and process ideas that identify areas for future investment at the frontiers of science and engineering (see https://www.nsf.gov/news/special_reports/big_ideas/index.jsp). The Big Ideas represent unique opportunities to position our Nation at the cutting edge of global science and engineering leadership by bringing together diverse disciplinary perspectives to support convergence research. As such, when responding to this solicitation, even though proposals must be submitted to the Division of Emerging Frontiers in the Directorate for Biological Sciences (BIO/EF), once received, the proposals will be managed by a cross-disciplinary team of ... » More ...
National Institutes of Health – Enhancing Data Management and Sharing in NIEHS-Funded Research Grants (Admin Supp Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
Purpose: The purpose of this administrative supplement is to enhance data management and sharing in existing NIEHS-funded R01 grants through the integration of new expertise in data and information sciences, or knowledge management, into the research team. This initiative aims to support activities that enhance one or more aspects of research project data management, including improving the capture, storage, organization, management, integration, presentation, and dissemination of digital biomedical research data.
National Science Foundation – Harnessing the Data Revolution (HDR): Data Science Corps
Purpose: In 2016, the National Science Foundation (NSF) unveiled a set of “Big Ideas,” 10 bold, long-term research and process ideas that identify areas for future investment at the frontiers of science and engineering (seehttps://www.nsf.gov/news/special_reports/big_ideas/index.jsp). The Big Ideas represent unique opportunities to position our Nation at the cutting edge of global science and engineering leadership by bringing together diverse disciplinary perspectives to support convergence research.
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration – National Competitive Harmful Algal Bloom Programs
Purpose: The purpose of this document is to advise the public that NOAA/NOS/National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science (NCCOS)/Competitive Research Program (CRP) is soliciting proposals for the Monitoring and Event Response for Harmful Algal Blooms (MERHAB) and The Ecology and Oceanography of Harmful Algal Blooms (ECOHAB) Research Programs. Funding is contingent upon the availability of Fiscal Year 2019 Federal appropriations. It is anticipated that projects funded under this announcement will have a September 1, 2019 start date.
National Science Foundation – Designing Materials to Revolutionize and Engineer our Future
Purpose: DMREF is the primary program by which NSF participates in the Materials Genome Initiative (MGI) for Global Competitiveness. MGI recognizes the importance of materials science and engineering to the well-being and advancement of society and aims to “deploy advanced materials at least twice as fast as possible today, at a fraction of the cost.”
National Science Foundation – Materials Innovation Platforms
Purpose: Materials Innovation Platforms (MIP) is a mid-scale infrastructure program in the Division of Materials Research (DMR) designed to accelerate advances in materials research. MIPs respond to the increasing complexity of materials research that requires close collaboration of interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary teams and access to cutting edge tools. These tools in a user facility benefit both a user program and in-house research, which focus on addressing grand challenges of fundamental science and meet national needs.
National Science Foundation Research Traineeship (NRT) Program
The NSF Research Traineeship (NRT) program is designed to encourage the development and implementation of bold, new, and potentially transformative models for science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) graduate education training. The NRT program seeks proposals that explore ways for graduate students in research-based master’s and doctoral degree programs to develop the skills, knowledge, and competencies needed to pursue a range of STEM careers. The program is dedicated to effective training of STEM graduate students in high priority interdisciplinary or convergent research areas, through the use of a comprehensive traineeship model that is innovative, evidence-based, and aligned with changing workforce and research needs.
National Science Foundation – Training-based Workforce Development for Advanced Cyberinfrastructure
Purpose: This program seeks to prepare, nurture, and grow the national scientific research workforce for creating, utilizing, and supporting advanced cyberinfrastructure (CI) to enable and potentially transform fundamental science and engineering research and contribute to the Nation’s overall economic competitiveness and security.
National Science Foundation – National Science Foundation Research Traineeship
Letter of Intent Window: Nov. 25-Dec. 6, 2018
Purpose: The NSF Research Traineeship (NRT) program is designed to encourage the development and implementation of bold, new, and potentially transformative models for science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) graduate education training. The NRT program seeks proposals that explore ways for graduate students in research-based master’s and doctoral degree programs to develop the skills, knowledge, and competencies needed to pursue a range of STEM careers
Department of Energy – National Energy Technology Laboratory – University Turbine Systems Research (UTSR) – Notice of intent
Purpose: The purpose of this Notice is to provide potential applicants advance notice that the Department of Energy plans to issue Funding Opportunity Announcement number DE-FOA-0001993 titled University Turbine Systems Research (UTSR). PLEASE NOTE NO APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED THROUGH THIS NOTICE. Please do not submit questions or respond to this Notice of Intent. Prospective applicants to the funding opportunity announcement should begin developing partnerships, formulating ideas, and gathering data in anticipation of the issuance of this announcement. It is anticipated that this funding opportunity announcement will be posted to grants.gov and FedConnect (www.fedconnect.net) in November 2018.
National Science Foundation – EarthCube
Purpose: EarthCube is a community-driven activity to transform the conduct of geosciences research and education, sponsored through a partnership between the NSF Directorate of Geosciences and the Office of Advanced Cyberinfrastructure in the Directorate for Computer and Information Science and Engineering. EarthCube aims to accelerate the ability of the geosciences community to understand and predict the Earth system by enabling access to geosciences data.
Department of Health and Human Services – Centers for Disease Control – NCEZID – 2019 Epidemiology and Laboratory Capacity for Prevention and Control of Emerging Infectious Diseases (ELC)
Purpose: The goal of the Epidemiology and Laboratory Capacity for Prevention and Control of Emerging Infectious Diseases (ELC) program is to reduce illness and related deaths caused by a wide range of infectious disease threats. The ELC Program provides annual funding, strategic direction and technical assistance to domestic jurisdictions for core capacities in epidemiology, laboratory, and health information technology activities. In addition to strengthening core infectious disease capacities nationwide, this cooperative agreement also supports a myriad of specific infectious disease programs.
National Science Foundation – Navigating the New Arctic
Purpose: n 2016, the National Science Foundation (NSF) unveiled a set of “Big Ideas,” 10 bold, long-term research and process ideas that identify areas for future investment at the frontiers of science and engineering. The Big Ideas represent unique opportunities to position our Nation at the cutting edge of global science and engineering leadership by bringing together diverse disciplinary perspectives to support convergence research. As such, when responding to this solicitation, even though proposals must be submitted to the Directorate for Geosciences, once received, the proposals will be managed by a cross-disciplinary team of NSF Program Directors.
Department of Commerce – National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration – FY19-20 CRCP State and Territorial Coral Reef Conservation Cooperative Agreements
Purpose: The NOAA Coral Reef Conservation Program, as authorized by the Coral Reef Conservation Act of 2000, provides matching awards of financial assistance to State, Territorial and Commonwealth resource management agencies appointed by their respective Governors to serve as the primary point of contact agencies for coral reef conservation activities in each of the jurisdictions of American Samoa, Florida, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Guam, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. The awards are administered as cooperative agreements to enable the collaboration and involvement of NOAA in the planning and implementation of the work. The objective of these Cooperative Agreements is ... » More ...
Direct Certification Improvement Grants FY18
National Science Foundation – Enabling Access to Cloud Computing Resources for CISE Research and Education
National Science Foundation – Algorithms for Threat Detection
Purpose: The Algorithms for Threat Detection (ATD) program will support research projects to develop the next generation of mathematical and statistical algorithms for analysis of large spatiotemporal datasets with application to quantitative models of human dynamics. The program is a partnership between the Division of Mathematical Sciences (DMS) at the National Science Foundation (NSF) and the National Geospatial Intelligence Agency (NGA).
National Science Foundation – CISE Community Research Infrastructure
National Science Foundation – NSF Quantum Computing & Information Science Faculty Fellows
Purpose: In 2016, the National Science Foundation (NSF) unveiled a set of “Big Ideas,” 10 bold, long-term research and process ideas that identify areas for future investment at the frontiers of science and engineering (see https://www.nsf.gov/news/special_reports/big_ideas/index.jsp). One of these ideas, “The Quantum Leap: Leading the Next Quantum Revolution,” advances quantum technologies of the future: quantum computing, quantum communication, quantum simulations and quantum sensors. Recent advances in understanding and exploiting quantum mechanics are laying the foundation for generations of new discoveries that can benefit society in unforeseen ways.
National Science Foundation – Accelerating Research through International Network-to-Network Collaborations
NSF: Accelerating Research through International Network-to-Network Collaborations
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 scientific challenges that require significant coordinated international efforts. The program seeks to foster high-impact science and engineering by providing opportunities to create new collaborations and new combinations of resources and ideas among linked global networks. This solicitation invites proposals for the creation of international networks of networks in research ... » More ...
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration – Regional Ocean Acidification Observing Optimization Study (OOS-OA19)
Purpose: The NOAA/OAR/Ocean Acidification Program (OAP) is soliciting proposals for studies investigating ocean acidification monitoring strategies that would offer an observing system design that best characterizes and tracks ocean acidification within U.S. Large Marine Ecosystems (LMEs) optimized towards characterizing the conditions most relevant to ecologically and economically important marine species
National Science Foundation – EarthCube
Purpose: EarthCube is a community-driven activity sponsored through a partnership between the NSF Directorate for Geosciences (GEO)and the Directorate for Computer & Information Science & Engineering’s (CISE) Office of Advanced Cyberinfrastructure (OAC)to transform research in the academic geosciences community. EarthCube aims to create a well-connected and facile environment to share data and knowledge in an open, transparent, and inclusive manner, thus accelerating our ability to understand and predict the Earth system.
FY2019 Office of Weather and Air Quality Research
Purpose: There will be eight grant competitions from this notification valued at approximately $16,200,000 as follows: 1) High Impact Weather Testbeds, 2) Joint Technology Transfer Initiative (JTTI), 3) Air Quality Research and Forecasting, 4) Verification of the Origins of Rotation in Tornadoes Experiment – Southeast U.S. (VORTEX-SE), 5) Infrasound Detection of Tornadoes and High Impact Weather, 6) Next Generation of Mesoscale Weather Observing Platforms, 7) Snowpack and Soil Moisture Observations and Data Assimilation to Improve the National Water Model (NWM), and 8) Subseasonal to Seasonal (S2S).
FY2019 Office of Naval Research Historically Black Colleges and Universities/Minority Institutions (HBCU/MI) Program
Purpose: The Department of Navy (DoN) Historically Black Colleges and Universities/Minority Institutions (HBCU/MI) Program aims to increase the quantity and quality of minority professionals in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) in the defense community. Research conducted at Minority-Serving Institutions (MSIs) for the DoN HBCU/MI Program:
National Science Foundation – EMERGING FRONTIERS IN RESEARCH AND INNOVATION (EFRI): Chromatin and Epigenetic Engineering (CEE) and Continuum, Compliant, and Configurable Soft Robotics Engineering (C3 SoRo)
Purpose: The Emerging Frontiers in Research and Innovation (EFRI) program of the NSF Directorate for Engineering (ENG) serves a critical role in helping ENG focus on important emerging areas in a timely manner. This solicitation is a funding opportunity for interdisciplinary teams of researchers to embark on rapidly advancing frontiers of fundamental engineering research. For this solicitation, we will consider proposals that aim to investigate emerging frontiers in one of the following two research areas:
Chromatin and Epigenetic Engineering (CEE)
Continuum, Compliant, and Configurable Soft Robotics Engineering(C3 SoRo)
HHS: Administration for Children and Families – ORR – Refugee Agricultural Partnership Program
Purpose: The Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR), within the Administration for Children and Families (ACF), announces funding for the Refugee Agricultural Partnership Program (RAPP). Organizations funded under RAPP implement strategies that encourage the development of agricultural and food systems related services that will improve the livelihoods, physically and economically, of refugee families. These strategies work to provide sustainable and/or supplemental income, improved access to healthy foods and better nutrition, psychosocial development, and enhanced integration into communities by refugee families. Allowable activities under RAPP include, but are not limited to: 1) Agricultural production: 2) Marketing for agricultural produce; and 3)Training and Technical Assistance in the areas ... » More ...
National Institutes of Health – Predoctoral Training in Advanced Data Analytics for Behavioral and Social Sciences Research (BSSR) – Institutional Research Training Program [T32]
Purpose: This FOA solicits applications for new Behavioral and Social Sciences Research (BSSR) predoctoral training programs that focus on innovative computational and/or data science analytic approaches and their incorporation into training for the future BSSR health research workforce. The vision of the Advanced Data Analytics for BSSR training program is to support the development of a cohort of specialized predoctoral candidates who will possess advanced competencies in data science analytics to apply to an increasingly complex landscape of behavioral and social health-related big data.
Comparative Genomics Research Program
The purpose of this Notice is to inform potential applicants that the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) is participating, effective immediately, in PAR-17-482 (link is external)“Comparative Genomics Research Program”. NIFA invites application for research developing comparative approaches that can be used to understand genome structure and function and the relationship between genomic features and phenotypes. NIFA will support studies that enable the use of a diverse array of species to advance our ability to improve genome annotations that complements Functional Annotation of Animal Genomes (FANNG) efforts or ... » More ...
National Science Foundation – Geoinformatics
Purpose: The Division of Earth Sciences (EAR) will consider proposals for the development of cyberinfrastructure for the geosciences (Geoinformatics). EAR seeks the development and implementation of enabling information technology with impacts that extend beyond an individual investigator or small group of investigators and that facilitates the next generation of geosciences research. Proposals to this solicitation may seek support for community-driven development and implementation of databases; tools for data integration, interoperability, and visualization; software development and code hardening; and data-intensive/new computing methodologies that support the enhancement of geosciences research and education activities.
Comparative Genomics Research Program
The purpose of this Notice is to inform potential applicants that the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) is participating, effective immediately, in PAR-17-482 (link is external) “Comparative Genomics Research Program”. NIFA invites application for research developing comparative approaches that can be used to understand genome structure and function and the relationship between genomic features and phenotypes. NIFA will support studies that enable the use of a diverse array of species to advance our ability to improve genome annotations that complements Functional Annotation of Animal Genomes (FANNG) efforts or understand basic biological processes related to health and disease of agriculturally important ... » More ...
National Science Foundation – Gen-4 Engineering Research Centers
Purpose: The ERC program supports convergent research that will lead to strong societal impact. Each ERC has interacting foundational components that go beyond the research project, including engineering workforce development at all participant stages, a culture of diversity and inclusion where all participants gain mutual benefit, and value creation within an innovation ecosystem that will outlast the lifetime of the ERC. The logical reasoning that links the proposed activities to the identified goals for each ERC should be clear.
U.S. Agency for International Development – South Africa USAID-Pretoria – Local Partnerships for the Transformation of Water Annual Program Statement
Purpose: The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) in USAID/Southern Africa (SA) would like to partner with United States and non-United States organizations to achieve common objectives. Subject to the eligibility criteria in Section C, this Annual Program Statement (APS) invites civil society organizations, non-governmental organizations, non-profit organizations, education and research institutions, private businesses, financial institutions, chambers of commerce, industry associations, foundations, entrepreneurs, investors, philanthropists, and other private-sector organizations to submit concept papers to implement activities (i) to address key challenges in the Southern Africa region and (ii) that are aligned with USAID/SA’s development objectives. This APS is issued as a public notice to ... » More ...
National Science Foundation – Materials Research Science and Engineering Centers
Purpose: The Materials Research Science and Engineering Centers (MRSECs) program provides sustained support of interdisciplinary materials research and education of the highest quality while addressing fundamental problems in science and engineering. Each MRSEC addresses research of a scope and complexity requiring the scale, synergy, and multidisciplinarity provided by a campus-based research center
Comparative Genomics Research Program (R01)
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