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Funding Opportunities – Finding the Perfect Fit

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Title Summary Due Date
NSF -
Alliances for Graduate Education and the Professoriate (AGEP)
16-552
Full announcement

FULL PROPOSAL:  The Alliances for Graduate Education and the Professoriate (AGEP) program seeks to advance knowledge about models to improve pathways to the professoriate and success for historically underrepresented minority doctoral students, postdoctoral fellows and faculty, particularly African Americans, Hispanic Americans, American Indians, Alaska Natives, Native Hawaiians, and Native Pacific Islanders, in specific STEM disciplines and/or STEM education research fields. New and innovative models are encouraged, as are models that reproduce and/or replicate existing evidence-based alliances in significantly different disciplines, institutions, and participant cohorts.

December 14, 2018
Oregon Clover Commission -
OCC Funding
ARF Opportunity
Full announcement

Research Proposals should be submitted to ARF. Priority areas include: cover crops in Southeast cotton, improving major clover variety seed quality, measuring and reducing sheed shatter, long-term row spraying on white clover, herbicides for use on early emerging clover and weeds, pollinator proposals, market usage, insect resistance

December 14, 2018
Earlier.org -
Pilot Research Grants
Full announcement

Grants to be used for pilot projects in the area of early breast cancer detection. Earlier.org awards up to $40,000 over a 1-3 year period. On a rolling basis, we are accepting applications for pilot projects that focus on new methods to improve detection of early breast cancer and are especially interested in the development of new techniques in the areas of biological or immunologic methods of early detection. It is our hope that pilot projects will provide preliminary data that leads to applications for more substantial peer-reviewed funding. Earlier.org - Friends For an Earlier Breast Cancer Test® is unable to provide funding for the following: Travel expenses, Publication costs greater than $500 USD, Indirect institution expenses, Tuition stipends for graduate students

December 15, 2018
Northwest Potato Research Consortium -
NW Potato Research Consortium Request for Proposals
N/A
Full announcement

The Consortium funds research projects on all aspects of potato production, breeding/variety development, genetics, and storage, and is open to considering research in food product development, processing, etc. All persons contemplating a new project should consult the list of funded projects posted here: http://nwpotatoresearch.com/ to avoid proposing a project that duplicates or overlaps with existing research. Scientists will put together brief project idea documents (2 pages max) describing their team and their project objectives and rationale. All projects must submit concept proposals, even if they were funded last year. $2 Million in available Consortium funding

December 16, 2018
NSF -
Industry-University Cooperative Research Centers Program (IUCRC)
17-516 (replaces 16-504)
Full announcement

Full proposal (preliminary proposal due 10/17/2018).  The Industry-University Cooperative Research Centers (IUCRC) program develops long-term partnerships among industry, academe, and government. The Centers are catalyzed by an investment from the National Science Foundation (NSF) and are primarily supported by industry Center members, with NSF taking a supporting role in the development and evolution of the Center. Each Center is established to conduct research that is of interest to both the industry members and the Center faculty. An IUCRC contributes to the nation's research infrastructure base and enhances the intellectual capacity of the engineering and science workforce through the integration of research and education. As appropriate, an IUCRC uses international collaborations to advance these goals within the global context.

December 19, 2018
Water Research Foundation -
Obstacles and Solutions for Risk-based Planning for Smaller Utilities and Limited Budgets
4970
Full announcement

25% match required. Assess the specific challenges in adopting planning frameworks that consider sustainability, resilience, and reliability at smaller utilities that may have limited staff time,
expertise, funds, or other site-specific issues. Recommend strategies for making risk-based planning more accessible to those utilities

December 19, 2018
DOD -
National Oceanographic Partnership Program: BAA
N0014-18-S-B007
Full announcement

In this BAA, NOPP participants have identified seven ocean research and technology topics of mutual and emerging interest. Selected projects will be awarded and funded by individual agencies after the NOPP office, ONR and panels of experts conduct an evaluation of the full proposals under each topic, such as "Sustained observations of marine biodiversity for improved understanding of marine ecosystem responses to changing environmental conditions". Project length up to 3 years.

December 21, 2018
NIH -
Innovative Programs to Enhance Research Training (IPERT) (R25)
PAR-17-070
Full announcement

Letter of intent (full proposal due 1/23/2019).  The NIH Research Education Program (R25) supports research education activities in the mission areas of the NIH. The over-arching goal of this NIGMS R25 program is to support educational activities that complement and/or enhance the research training of a workforce to meet the nations biomedical, behavioral and clinical research needs. To accomplish the stated over-arching goal, this FOA will support creative educational activities with a primary focus on Courses for Skills Development, Mentoring Activities, and Outreach.

December 24, 2018
NIH NHGRI -
Initiative to Maximize Research Education in Genomics: Courses for Skills Development (R25)
PAR-16-090
Full announcement

Letter of intent:  The NIH Research Education Program (R25) supports research education activities in the mission areas of the NIH.  The over-arching goal of this NHGRI R25 program is to support educational activities that complement and/or enhance the training of a workforce to meet the nation’s biomedical, behavioral and clinical research needs.by supporting short, advanced level courses that are intended to disseminate new techniques, methods, and analyses related to the mission of the NHGRI. To accomplish the stated over-arching goal, this FOA will support creative educational activities with a primary focus on Courses for Skills Development.

December 26, 2018
CAS, OSU -
CAS Building Use Credits (BUC)
N/A
Full announcement

Annual deadlines vary, see webpage for more information. Each year, the college receives money from the University, generated from overhead, for building upgrades. BUC funds are distributed and expected to be used according to OMB Circular A-21. They may only be used for the liquidation of a principle debt incurred to acquire assets that are used directly for organized research activities, or payments to acquire, repair, renovate, or improve buildings directly used for organized research. The college recommends projects from among unit proposals submitted to the Dean’s Office.

The CAS BUC form should be used to submit unit requests (please submit a separate form for each request). If there is more than one request from your unit, please indicate the priority order of your proposed projects. If appropriate, attach supporting information.

In prioritizing CAS’ projects, consideration will be given to requests which support the research for multiple AES scientists. The level of matching funds would also be evaluated in the review of requests. Health/safety considerations, operational need, as well as budget soundness, level of reserves, returned overhead generated in previous year, and current status of BUC expenditures, are also used as decision criteria.

December 31, 2018

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