Funding Opportunities

  New Solicitations   

 
 NSF International Research Experiences for Students  (IRES)
     Various tracks due September  2019     
 
White papers required.  Proposals accepted anytime 
 
    Deadlines: Feb 1, May 1, Aug 1, Nov 1
     
    CISE-OCA, MPS, OIA-EPSCoR
     

      Past Opportunities    (many are annual calls) 

     
    Indigenous Initiatives Fellow, Arctic Funders Collaborative
    Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada
    Application deadline: 27 March 2019
     
    Pre-Application March 13, 2019
    Full Proposal: May 17, 2019
     
    NSF Midscale Research Infrastructure DCL 
    Pre-proposal due February 19, 2019
    Invited full proposal due May 20, 2019
    LOI due February 08, 2019
    Preliminary Proposal due March 11, 2019
    Full Proposal due August 02, 2019
     

     

    NCAR CESM Polar Modeling for Early Career Scientists
    12-16 August 2019
    Boulder, Colorado
    Application deadline: 8 March 2019
     
    apply by Feb 15, 2019
     
    Application deadline: 1 March 2019
     
    pre-proposals due on March 7, 2019
    online seminar will be held on January 15, 2019, from 1:00 to 2:30 pm ET
     
    April 22-26, 2019 IDeas Lab 
     
    EPSCOR Track IV 
    Due March 13, 2018
     
    due February 14, 2019  due March 4, 2019
     

    NSF Accelerating Research through International Network-to-Network Collaborations (AccelNet)

    LOI  December 21, 2018
    Full Proposal February 28, 2019
     

     

    NSF Research Traineeship (NRT) Program -- Navigating the New Arctic is a FY19 focus area
    LOI  window November 26, 2018 - December 6, 2018; Full proposal February 6, 2019
     
    EPSCOR Track II 
    LOI required November 26, 2018;  full  January 25, 2019

    NOAA-NOS-NCCOS-2019-2005813. 2019 Ecological Effects of Sea Level Rise Program

    Due Jan 16, 2019  
     
    Due December 21, 2018
    • CubeSat sensors for investigating littoral ocean & atmosphere dynamics
    • Sustained observations of marine biodiversity for improved understanding of marine ecosystem responses to changing environmental conditions
    Due January 18, 2019
    • Advanced sensor technology
    • Autonomous profiling floats for investigating tropical pacific biogeochemistry
    • Improve arctic operational forecasts
    • Arctic Observing System simulation experiments using year of polar prediction data (Arctic OSSE)
    • New approaches for data assimilation to improve operational ocean prediction
    • Autonomous mapping
    Dear Colleague Letter: Support for Engaging Students and the Public in Polar Research
    Advancing Informal STEM Learning (AISL), deadline of November 7, 2018.
    Discovery Research PreK-12 (DRK-12), deadline of November 14, 2018.
    Improving Undergraduate Science Education: Education and Human Resources (IUSE:EHR), solicitation for the 2019 fiscal year (deadlines vary).
     
    Enabling Quantum Leap: Convergent Accelerated Discovery Foundries for Quantum Materials Science, Engineering and Information  (Q-AMASE-i) -- LOI September 17, 2018, Full Proposal  November 5, 2018
     
    Climate Program Office FY 2019 Announcement -- LOIs Deadline: September 10, 2018 | Full Proposals Deadline: November 20, 2018 
     
    "NSF 2026 Idea Machine" -- proposing the next Big Ideas for future investment
     
    Field Research Opportunity Available: Transnational/Remote Access to Research Stations (INTERACT
    Due 12 October 2018

     

    ONR Vannevar Bush Faculty Fellowship (for tenured or tenure-equivalent university PIs)  
    $3m over 5 years range - ideal for unique observing campaign or a big data effort
    Information Webinar - Webinar - July 10, 2 PM EDT July 10, 2018
    White Papers deadline:  August 17, 2018 
    Full proposal deadline: January 18, 2019 
    https://basicresearch.defense.gov/Programs-Workshops/Vannevar-Bush-Faculty-Fellowship/    
     
    Belmont Forum 
    July 16, 2018
     
    Accepted anytime
     
    or Jan 16, 2019
     
     
    Calls for proposals that "identify potential future research areas that go beyond NSF's Big Ideas, require a convergence approach, cross internal and/or external organizational and disciplinary boundaries, and advance the progress of science as articulated in NSF's mission."
     A 2-page prospectus is due by October 15, 2018 for FY2019 funding. 
     
    Iceland Fulbright (master and PhD students)
    deadline October 9, 2018
    (If interested, please contact Jeanne Sokolowski  Director, Office of National Fellowships)
     
    April 2, 2018 - January 16, 2019
    July 2 for FY18
     
    Proposals accepted anytime
     
    Proposals accepted anytime
     
    January 01, 2019 - January 22, 2019
    Closed Solicitations 
     
    Track 1 – conferences -- Proposals accepted anytime
    Track 2 -- Letter of Intent - July 27, 2018;  Full proposal – Sep 19, 2018
     
    LOI - June 18, 2018
    Full proposal - Sep 7, 2018
     
    DOE FY 2018 Continuation of Solicitation for the office of science financial assistance program
    https://science.energy.gov/~/media/grants/pdf/foas/2018/SC_FOA_0001820.p...
    Sept 30, 2018
     
    Track  I: IRES Sites -- September 11, 2018
    Track II: Advanced Studies Institutes -- September 18, 2018
    Track III: New Concepts in International Graduate Experience -- September 25, 2018 
     
    Letter of Intent - July 16, 2018;  Full Proposal -  Sep 17, 2018 
     
    Due September 11, 2019
     
    Applications close 09/17/2018
     
    Iceland Fulbright (masters and PhD s​​tudents)
    deadline October 9, 2018
    (If interested, please contact Jeanne Sokolowski  Director, Office of National Fellowships)
     
    Application of SmallSat and Commercial Imagery to Arctic Science
    Polar Geospatial Center, National Science Foundation
    21-22 May 2018, Minneapolis, Minnesota
    Application deadline: 30 Mar 2018
     
    2018 Arctic Science Conference of the American Association for the Advancement of Science
    9-13 October 2018, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
    Abstract submission deadline: 30 April 2018
     
    Arctic Futures Institute - Portland Maine -- June 18-22
    Register May 15th
     
    April 13, 2018 -- 2-page Research Concept Outline due
    May 29, 2018
     
    extended to February 7, 2018
     
    February 2, 2018
     
    February 5, 2018
     
    Letter of Intent – December;  Full Proposals - February 6, 2018
     
    February 14, 2018
     
    AGU Voices for Science  Policy Track & Media/Public Communications Track
    February 15, 2018 (Applications considered on a rolling basis)  
     
     
    2018 CESM Polar Modeling Workshop (August 13-17, 2018 )
    Enabling US Early Career Researchers to Advance Polar Science using High Performance Computing and Earth System Modeling
    March 9, 2018
     
    March 15, 2018 
     
    NSF INFEWS - Innovations at the Nexus of Food, Energy and Water Systems
    “Outreach” Visit to UNH -- March 22 (contact Michelle.Gregoire@unh.edu EPSCOR)
     
     March 16, 2018
     
    Undergraduate and Graduate students
    due: March 23, 2018
     
    begin on 3/1/2018 until filled
     
    Rif Field Station: Call for applications for 2018
    Melrakkaslétta and Raufarhöfn, Iceland
    2 April 2018
     
    NSF Cyberinfrastructure for Sustained Scientific Innovation (CSSI) - Data and Software: Data Infrastructure Building Blocks and Software Infrastructure for Sustained Innovation
     April 18, 2018
     
     
    Letter of Intent – December;  Full Proposals - February 6, 2018
     
    Track I: IRES Sites (IS)  -- September 11, 2018
    Track II: Advanced Studies Institutes (ASI) -- September 18, 2018
    Track III: New Concepts in International Graduate Experience (IGE) -- September 25, 2018
     
    September and January
     
     February 15, 2018
     
     due January 14, 2018
     
    October 20, 2017 (annually) 
     
    March 14, 2017 (annually)
     
    September 15, 2018 (annually)
     
    Development and Implementation Tier -- December 12, 2017 (annually) 
    Exploration and Design Tier -- Proposals accepted anytime
     
    November 6, 2017 
     
    Preliminary Proposals – September;  Full Proposals - April 
     
    Due Oct 31, 2017 (annual?)
     
    Released Sept 27, 2017; Due Dec 15, 2017
    Annual solicitation
     
     
     
    Broad Agency Announcement (BAA #N00014-17-S-B016)
    Annual solicitation
     
    September
     
    Inquiries – July; White papers – August; Proposals – January
     
    White papers – July; Full Proposals November
     
    Due Feb 1, 2018
     
    Mar 20, 2018 
     
    Pre-application – December
    Full proposal – February
     
    Pre-application – December
    Full proposal – March