Funding Opportunities

External Funding Opportunities

New Entries and Updates on January 17, 2020

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Agency
2020/01/20 DE-FOA-0002256 NOI – Solar Energy Technologies Office Fiscal Year 2020 Funding Program The Solar Energy Technologies Office intends to announce a funding opportunity to support early-stage research and development of solar technologies that support use and integration of solar technologies onto the electric grid. The FOA may support innovative research efforts that lower solar electricity costs to promote energy affordability, securely and reliably integrate more solar energy onto t… Click for more TBD (TBD)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2020/01/20 DE-FOA-0002263 RFI – Rapid Encapsulation of Pipelines Avoiding Intensive Replacement (REPAIR) This is a Request for Information only. This RFI is not accepting applications for financial assistance. The purpose of this RFI is solely to solicit input for ARPA-E consideration to inform the possible formulation of future programs. ARPA‐E seeks input from experts in the fields of pipeline testing, advanced coating materials, biomimetic materials, smart materials (e.g., self-healing, or s… Click for more TBD (TBD)
Advanced Research Projects Agency Energy
(DOE-ARPAE)
2020/01/20 USAFA-BAA-2015-CALL-0010 Diode Pumped Alkali Laser Physics Research The United States Air Force Academy is soliciting white papers for research under Section l – Funding Opportunity Description (a)(8), Laser and Optics Research Center of the Broad Agency Announcement USAFA-BAA-2015 Amendment 4 posted on 18 October 2018, covering requests for Laser Research. The Laser and Optics Research Center (LORC) performs a range of research tasks in support of the AF,… Click for more TBD ($475K)
Air Force Academy
(DOD-USAFA)
2020/01/30 20-503 National Artificial Intelligence (AI) Research Institutes Artificial Intelligence (AI) has advanced tremendously and today promisespersonalizedhealthcare; enhanced national security; improved transportation; and more effective education, to name just a few benefits. Increased computing power, the availability of large datasets and streaming data, and algorithmic advances in machine learning (ML) have made it possible for AI development to create new sect… Click for more $124M ($20M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2020/01/31 DE-FOA-0002238 Aviation-Class Synergistically Cooled Electric-Motors with Integrated Drives (ASCEND). Aviation-Class Synergistically Cooled Electric-Motors with Integrated Drives (ASCEND). Agency Overview: The Advanced Research Projects Agency – Energy (ARPA-E), an organization within the Department of Energy (DOE), is chartered by Congress in the America COMPETES Act of 2007 (P.L. 110-69), as amended by the America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2010 (P.L. 111-358) to: “(A) to enhance the econom… Click for more $35M ($10M)
Advanced Research Projects Agency Energy
(DOE-ARPAE)
2020/01/31 DE-FOA-0002240 RANGE EXTENDERS FOR ELECTRIC AVIATION WITH LOW CARBON AND HIGH EFFICIENCY (REEACH) RANGE EXTENDERS FOR ELECTRIC AVIATION WITH LOW CARBON AND HIGH EFFICIENCY (REEACH) Agency Overview: The Advanced Research Projects Agency – Energy (ARPA-E), an organization within the Department of Energy (DOE), is chartered by Congress in the America COMPETES Act of 2007 (P.L. 110-69), as amended by the America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2010 (P.L. 111-358) to: “(A) to enhance the economic a… Click for more $20M ($10M)
Advanced Research Projects Agency Energy
(DOE-ARPAE)
2020/02/03 19-610 Science and Technology Studies The Science and Technology Studies (STS) program supports research that uses historical, philosophical, and social scientific methods to investigate the intellectual, material, and social facets of the scientific, technological, engineering and mathematical (STEM) disciplines. It encompasses a broad spectrum of topics including interdisciplinary studies of ethics, equity, governance, and policy is… Click for more $6.2M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2020/02/06 2020-NIST-MEP-AMTS-01 Advanced Manufacturing Technology Services NIST invites proposals from current recipients of Manufacturing Extension Partnership Center cooperative agreements (MEP Centers) to deploy advanced manufacturing technology services to U.S. manufacturers in the broad area of Industry / Manufacturing 4.0, with an emphasis on serving the technology-based needs of small U.S. manufacturers (hereinafter referred to as small U.S. manufacturers). For th… Click for more $3M ($1M)
National Institute of Standards and Technology
(DOC-NIST)
2020/02/07 DE-FOA-0002171 PERFORMANCE-BASED ENERGY RESOURCE FEEDBACK, OPTIMIZATION, AND RISK MANAGEMENT (PERFORM) PERFORMANCE-BASED ENERGY RESOURCE FEEDBACK, OPTIMIZATION, AND RISK MANAGEMENT (PERFORM) The purpose of this modification is to incorporate changes to Funding Opportunity Announcement Number DE-FOA-0002171. Accordingly this modification, Corrected the Technical Volume page limit in Required Documents Checklist – page limit is 20, not 30. To obtain a copy of the Funding Opportunity Announcement (FO… Click for more $30M ($10M)
Advanced Research Projects Agency Energy
(DOE-ARPAE)
2020/02/19 DE-FOA-0002250 Systems for Monitoring and Analytics for Renewable Transportation Fuels from Agricultural Resources and Management (SMARTFARM) Systems for Monitoring and Analytics for Renewable Transportation Fuels from Agricultural Resources and Management (SMARTFARM) Agency Overview: The Advanced Research Projects Agency – Energy (ARPA-E), an organization within the Department of Energy (DOE), is chartered by Congress in the America COMPETES Act of 2007 (P.L. 110-69), as amended by the America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2010 (P.L…. Click for more $20M ($10M)
Advanced Research Projects Agency Energy
(DOE-ARPAE)
2020/02/19 DE-FOA-0002251 SMARTFARM SBIR/STTR Systems for Monitoring and Analytics for Renewable Transportation Fuels from Agricultural Resources and Management (SMARTFARM) Agency Overview: The Advanced Research Projects Agency – Energy (ARPA-E), an organization within the Department of Energy (DOE), is chartered by Congress in the America COMPETES Act of 2007 (P.L. 110-69), as amended by the America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2010 (P.L…. Click for more $20M ($10M)
Advanced Research Projects Agency Energy
(DOE-ARPAE)
2020/02/20 DE-FOA-0002186 Novel Concepts for the Utilization of Carbon Dioxide from Utility and Industrial Sources This funding opportunity announcement seeks to develop novel marketable products using CO2 as a feedstock. Technologies that convert CO2 must show a net decrease in CO2 emissions through life cycle analysis, show a potential to generate a marketable product, and show that the product displays beneficial aspects when compared to commercially available products produced with fossil fuel feedstocks. $15M ($1M)
National Energy Technology Laboratory
(DOE-NETL)
2020/02/24 DE-FOA-0002174 Generating Electricty Managed by Intelligent Nuclear Assets (GEMINA) The purpose of this modification is to incorporate changes into Funding Opportunity Announcement Number DE-FOA-0002174. Accordingly, this modification: Inserted certain deadlines, including the deadlines for submitting questions and Full Applications. See Cover Page and Required Documents Checklist. Revised the following sections of the FOA to provide guidance on required application forms and t… Click for more $35M ($10M)
Advanced Research Projects Agency Energy
(DOE-ARPAE)
2020/02/24 HQ0034-20-S-FO01 National Defense Education Program (NDEP) for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Education, Outreach, and Workforce Initiative Programs, Fiscal Year 2020 The Department of Defense (DoD) seeks innovative applications on mechanisms to implement Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) education, outreach, and/or workforce initiative programs, here onto will be referred as STEM activities. The Department intends to award multiple grants, subject to the availability of funds. Each individual award will be up to a maximum of $3,000,000, … Click for more TBD ($3M)
Department of Defense
(DOD)
2020/02/25 NSFHP-20-INFRA20 INFRA Grants The Nationally Significant Freight and Highway Projects (INFRA) program provides Federal financial assistance to highway and freight projects of national or regional significance. This notice solicits applications for awards under the program’s fiscal year (FY) 2020 funding, subject to the availability of appropriated funds. The Department is focusing the competition on transportation infrastructu… Click for more $906M ($815.4M)
69A350 Office of the Under Secretary for Policy
(DOT-DOT X-50)
2020/03/02 DE-FOA-0002193 University Training and Research in Fossil Energy – UCR/HBCU The objective of the proposed activity is to issue a Funding Opportunity Announcement with restricted eligibility among the University and HBCU/OMI community, receive and review the applications, select the top-rated applications for award, negotiate with the selected applicants and complete the award process by issuing grants. Applications submitted in response to the FOA will be evaluated by rev… Click for more $6.4M ($6.4M)
National Energy Technology Laboratory
(DOE-NETL)
2020/03/16 DE-FOA-0002233 HIGH-ENERGY-DENSITY LABORATORY PLASMA SCIENCE The DOE SC program in Fusion Energy Sciences (FES) and the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) Defense Program (DP) Office of Experimental Sciences jointly announce their interests in receiving applications for new and renewal awards for research in the SC-NNSA Joint Program in High-Energy-Density (HED) laboratory plasmas. All individuals or groups planning to submit applications for n… Click for more $5M ($600K)
Office of Science
(PAMS-SC)
2020/03/20 FOA-AFRL-AFOSR-2019-0004 Defense Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (DEPSCoR) The Department of Defense (DOD) plans to award fiscal year 2019 (FY19) appropriations for a future funding opportunity announcement for the Defense Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (DEPSCoR) program. Approximately $3.6 million in total funding will be made available for this program to fund approximately six (6) awards up to $600,000 (total cost) each. Each award will be funde… Click for more $3.6M ($600K)
Air Force Office of Scientific Research
(DOD-AFOSR)
2020/03/26 DE-FOA-0002214 Systems Biology Research to Advance Sustainable Bioenergy Crop Development The DOE SC program in Biological and Environmental Research (BER) hereby announces its interest in receiving applications for research that supports the Genomic Science program (https://genomicscience.energy.gov). In this FOA, applications are requested for:i. Systems-level research to improve understanding of the molecular mechanisms underlying bioenergy feedstock productivity under changing and … Click for more $75M ($3M)
Office of Science
(PAMS-SC)
2020/03/30 20-534 Principles and Practice of Scalable Systems A key focus of the design of modern computing systems is performance and scalability, particularly in light of the limits of Moore’s Law and Dennard scaling. To this end, systems are increasingly being implemented by composingheterogeneous computing componentsand continually changing memory systems as novel, performant hardware surfaces. Applications fueled by rapid stridesin machine learning, dat… Click for more $86.8M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2020/03/31 DE-FOA-0002230 Earth System Model Development and Analysis The DOE SC program in Biological and Environmental Research (BER) announces its interest in receiving research applications for Earth and Environmental Systems Modeling (EESM). The goal of the EESM portfolio within the BER program is to develop and demonstrate advanced modeling and simulation capabilities, in order to enhance the predictability of the Earth system over multiple temporal and spatia… Click for more $7M ($900K)
Office of Science
(PAMS-SC)
2020/04/03 20-537 Spectrum and Wireless Innovation enabled by Future Technologies The National Science Foundation’s Directorates for Engineering (ENG), Computer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE), Mathematical and Physical Sciences (MPS), and Geosciences (GEO) are coordinating efforts to identify new concepts and ideas on Spectrum and Wireless Innovation enabled by Future Technologies (SWIFT). A key aspect of this new solicitation is its focus on effective spectrum … Click for more $12M ($1.5M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2020/04/14 20-529 NSF Innovation Corps Hubs Program The National Science Foundation (NSF) seeks to further develop and nurture a national innovation ecosystem that guides the output of scientific discoveries closer to the development of technologies, products, and services that benefit society. The goal of the NSF Innovation Corps (I-Corps) Program, created in 2011 by NSF, has been and will continue to be to reduce the time and risk associated with… Click for more $15M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2020/06/08 N00014-20-S-F002 Fiscal Year (FY) 2021 Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) for the Office of Naval Research (ONR) Manufacturing Science Program Overview:The Office of Naval Research (ONR) is interested in receiving proposals for the ONR Manufacturing Science (ManScience) program. The objective of this research opportunity is to support fundamental (6.1) scientific research programs that will facilitate or enable advances in Naval manufacturing. Preference will be given to Naval-unique or Naval-centric topics that will develop a fundamenta… Click for more TBD (TBD)
Office of Naval Research
(DOD-ONR)
2020/07/08 19-506 Partnerships for Innovation 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…. Click for more $20M ($550K)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2020/07/20 DE-FOA-0002166 SEEDING CRITICAL ADVANCES FOR LEADING ENERGY TECHNOLOGIES WITH UNTAPPED POTENTIAL 2019 SEEDING CRITICAL ADVANCES FOR LEADING ENERGY TECHNOLOGIES WITH UNTAPPED POTENTIAL 2019 (SCALEUP) Agency Overview: The Advanced Research Projects Agency – Energy (ARPA-E), an organization within the Department of Energy (DOE), is chartered by Congress in the America COMPETES Act of 2007 (P.L. 110-69), as amended by the America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2010 (P.L. 111-358): “(A) to enhance the… Click for more $52M ($20M)
Advanced Research Projects Agency Energy
(DOE-ARPAE)
2020/07/27 20-525 Faculty Early Career Development Program CAREER:The Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program is a Foundation-wide activity that offers the National Science Foundation’s most prestigious awards in support of early-career faculty who have the potential to serve as academic role models in research and education and to lead advances in the mission of their department or organization. Activities pursued by early-career faculty should… Click for more $250M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2020/12/08 18-564 Division of Physics: Investigator-Initiated Research Projects 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 maj… Click for more $90M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2020/12/11 16-552 Alliances for Graduate Education and the Professoriate 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 … Click for more $8M ($2M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2020/12/15 PD-18-1269 Statistics The Statistics Program supports research in statistical theory and methods, including research in statistical methods for applications to any domain of science and engineering. The theory forms the base for statistical science. The methods are used for stochastic modeling, and the collection, analysis and interpretation of data. The methods characterize uncertainty in the data and facilitate advan… Click for more TBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2020/12/15 PD-18-1260 Mathematical Sciences Infrastructure Program The major aim of the DMS Infrastructure Program is to foster the continuing health of the mathematical sciences research community as a whole. Hence, the program supports projects that positively influence the entire community, most often those cutting across multiple sub-disciplines. Activities funded include working research sessions, such as conferences and symposia, as well as larger initiativ… Click for more TBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/01/31 DE-FOA-0001487 NEUP Fellowship and Scholarship Support This program supports education and training for future nuclear scientists, engineers and policy-makers who are attending U.S. universities and colleges in nuclear-related graduate, undergraduate and two-year study programs. These are zero-dollar awards that will be funded as students apply through the Department of Energy, Office of Nuclear Energy. TBD (TBD)
Idaho Field Office
(DOE-ID)
TBD DE-SOL-0008246 RFI – DOE R University, National Laboratory, Industry, andInternational Entities Input to the Office ofNuclear Energy’s Competitive Research and Development Work Scope Development – DOE is seeking ideas in the areas of research, information, comments, feedback, and recommendations from interested parties for future work scopes for the major NE-funded research programs. All responses are to be made at NEUP.gov… Click for more TBD (TBD)
Idaho Field Office
(DOE-ID)
TBD DE-SOL-0008318 RFI – DOE Infrastructure Work Scope Development DOE is seeking information, comments, feedback, and recommendations from interested parties to determine what capabilities supporting research, training and technology demonstration are of highest interest to the nuclear energy research community.All responses are to be made at NEUP.gov per the attached instructions. TBD (TBD)
Idaho Field Office
(DOE-ID)
TBD DE-FOA-0002231 : Notice of Intent to Issue Funding Opportunity Announcement No. DE-FOA-0002229 The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) intends to issue, on behalf of the Fuel Cell Technologies Office, a Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) entitled “H2@Scale New Markets FOA”, to advance innovations that will build new markets for H2@Scale. Transformational R&D and innovative concepts for new H2@Scale markets will be key to expanding hydrogen opportunities and convertin… Click for more TBD (TBD)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)

New Entries and Updates on January 17, 2020

Close Date Description $Total ($Max)
Agency
2020/01/20 DE-FOA-0002256 NOI – Solar Energy Technologies Office Fiscal Year 2020 Funding Program The Solar Energy Technologies Office intends to announce a funding opportunity to support early-stage research and development of solar technologies that support use and integration of solar technologies onto the electric grid. The FOA may support innovative research efforts that lower solar electricity costs to promote energy affordability, securely and reliably integrate more solar energy onto t… Click for more TBD (TBD)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2020/01/20 DE-FOA-0002263 RFI – Rapid Encapsulation of Pipelines Avoiding Intensive Replacement (REPAIR) This is a Request for Information only. This RFI is not accepting applications for financial assistance. The purpose of this RFI is solely to solicit input for ARPA-E consideration to inform the possible formulation of future programs. ARPA‐E seeks input from experts in the fields of pipeline testing, advanced coating materials, biomimetic materials, smart materials (e.g., self-healing, or s… Click for more TBD (TBD)
Advanced Research Projects Agency Energy
(DOE-ARPAE)
2020/01/20 USAFA-BAA-2015-CALL-0010 Diode Pumped Alkali Laser Physics Research The United States Air Force Academy is soliciting white papers for research under Section l – Funding Opportunity Description (a)(8), Laser and Optics Research Center of the Broad Agency Announcement USAFA-BAA-2015 Amendment 4 posted on 18 October 2018, covering requests for Laser Research. The Laser and Optics Research Center (LORC) performs a range of research tasks in support of the AF,… Click for more TBD ($475K)
Air Force Academy
(DOD-USAFA)
2020/01/30 20-503 National Artificial Intelligence (AI) Research Institutes Artificial Intelligence (AI) has advanced tremendously and today promisespersonalizedhealthcare; enhanced national security; improved transportation; and more effective education, to name just a few benefits. Increased computing power, the availability of large datasets and streaming data, and algorithmic advances in machine learning (ML) have made it possible for AI development to create new sect… Click for more $124M ($20M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2020/01/31 DE-FOA-0002238 Aviation-Class Synergistically Cooled Electric-Motors with Integrated Drives (ASCEND). Aviation-Class Synergistically Cooled Electric-Motors with Integrated Drives (ASCEND). Agency Overview: The Advanced Research Projects Agency – Energy (ARPA-E), an organization within the Department of Energy (DOE), is chartered by Congress in the America COMPETES Act of 2007 (P.L. 110-69), as amended by the America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2010 (P.L. 111-358) to: “(A) to enhance the econom… Click for more $35M ($10M)
Advanced Research Projects Agency Energy
(DOE-ARPAE)
2020/01/31 DE-FOA-0002240 RANGE EXTENDERS FOR ELECTRIC AVIATION WITH LOW CARBON AND HIGH EFFICIENCY (REEACH) RANGE EXTENDERS FOR ELECTRIC AVIATION WITH LOW CARBON AND HIGH EFFICIENCY (REEACH) Agency Overview: The Advanced Research Projects Agency – Energy (ARPA-E), an organization within the Department of Energy (DOE), is chartered by Congress in the America COMPETES Act of 2007 (P.L. 110-69), as amended by the America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2010 (P.L. 111-358) to: “(A) to enhance the economic a… Click for more $20M ($10M)
Advanced Research Projects Agency Energy
(DOE-ARPAE)
2020/02/03 19-610 Science and Technology Studies The Science and Technology Studies (STS) program supports research that uses historical, philosophical, and social scientific methods to investigate the intellectual, material, and social facets of the scientific, technological, engineering and mathematical (STEM) disciplines. It encompasses a broad spectrum of topics including interdisciplinary studies of ethics, equity, governance, and policy is… Click for more $6.2M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2020/02/06 2020-NIST-MEP-AMTS-01 Advanced Manufacturing Technology Services NIST invites proposals from current recipients of Manufacturing Extension Partnership Center cooperative agreements (MEP Centers) to deploy advanced manufacturing technology services to U.S. manufacturers in the broad area of Industry / Manufacturing 4.0, with an emphasis on serving the technology-based needs of small U.S. manufacturers (hereinafter referred to as small U.S. manufacturers). For th… Click for more $3M ($1M)
National Institute of Standards and Technology
(DOC-NIST)
2020/02/07 DE-FOA-0002171 PERFORMANCE-BASED ENERGY RESOURCE FEEDBACK, OPTIMIZATION, AND RISK MANAGEMENT (PERFORM) PERFORMANCE-BASED ENERGY RESOURCE FEEDBACK, OPTIMIZATION, AND RISK MANAGEMENT (PERFORM) The purpose of this modification is to incorporate changes to Funding Opportunity Announcement Number DE-FOA-0002171. Accordingly this modification, Corrected the Technical Volume page limit in Required Documents Checklist – page limit is 20, not 30. To obtain a copy of the Funding Opportunity Announcement (FO… Click for more $30M ($10M)
Advanced Research Projects Agency Energy
(DOE-ARPAE)
2020/02/19 DE-FOA-0002250 Systems for Monitoring and Analytics for Renewable Transportation Fuels from Agricultural Resources and Management (SMARTFARM) Systems for Monitoring and Analytics for Renewable Transportation Fuels from Agricultural Resources and Management (SMARTFARM) Agency Overview: The Advanced Research Projects Agency – Energy (ARPA-E), an organization within the Department of Energy (DOE), is chartered by Congress in the America COMPETES Act of 2007 (P.L. 110-69), as amended by the America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2010 (P.L…. Click for more $20M ($10M)
Advanced Research Projects Agency Energy
(DOE-ARPAE)
2020/02/19 DE-FOA-0002251 SMARTFARM SBIR/STTR Systems for Monitoring and Analytics for Renewable Transportation Fuels from Agricultural Resources and Management (SMARTFARM) Agency Overview: The Advanced Research Projects Agency – Energy (ARPA-E), an organization within the Department of Energy (DOE), is chartered by Congress in the America COMPETES Act of 2007 (P.L. 110-69), as amended by the America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2010 (P.L…. Click for more $20M ($10M)
Advanced Research Projects Agency Energy
(DOE-ARPAE)
2020/02/20 DE-FOA-0002186 Novel Concepts for the Utilization of Carbon Dioxide from Utility and Industrial Sources This funding opportunity announcement seeks to develop novel marketable products using CO2 as a feedstock. Technologies that convert CO2 must show a net decrease in CO2 emissions through life cycle analysis, show a potential to generate a marketable product, and show that the product displays beneficial aspects when compared to commercially available products produced with fossil fuel feedstocks. $15M ($1M)
National Energy Technology Laboratory
(DOE-NETL)
2020/02/24 DE-FOA-0002174 Generating Electricty Managed by Intelligent Nuclear Assets (GEMINA) The purpose of this modification is to incorporate changes into Funding Opportunity Announcement Number DE-FOA-0002174. Accordingly, this modification: Inserted certain deadlines, including the deadlines for submitting questions and Full Applications. See Cover Page and Required Documents Checklist. Revised the following sections of the FOA to provide guidance on required application forms and t… Click for more $35M ($10M)
Advanced Research Projects Agency Energy
(DOE-ARPAE)
2020/02/24 HQ0034-20-S-FO01 National Defense Education Program (NDEP) for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Education, Outreach, and Workforce Initiative Programs, Fiscal Year 2020 The Department of Defense (DoD) seeks innovative applications on mechanisms to implement Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) education, outreach, and/or workforce initiative programs, here onto will be referred as STEM activities. The Department intends to award multiple grants, subject to the availability of funds. Each individual award will be up to a maximum of $3,000,000, … Click for more TBD ($3M)
Department of Defense
(DOD)
2020/02/25 NSFHP-20-INFRA20 INFRA Grants The Nationally Significant Freight and Highway Projects (INFRA) program provides Federal financial assistance to highway and freight projects of national or regional significance. This notice solicits applications for awards under the program’s fiscal year (FY) 2020 funding, subject to the availability of appropriated funds. The Department is focusing the competition on transportation infrastructu… Click for more $906M ($815.4M)
69A350 Office of the Under Secretary for Policy
(DOT-DOT X-50)
2020/03/02 DE-FOA-0002193 University Training and Research in Fossil Energy – UCR/HBCU The objective of the proposed activity is to issue a Funding Opportunity Announcement with restricted eligibility among the University and HBCU/OMI community, receive and review the applications, select the top-rated applications for award, negotiate with the selected applicants and complete the award process by issuing grants. Applications submitted in response to the FOA will be evaluated by rev… Click for more $6.4M ($6.4M)
National Energy Technology Laboratory
(DOE-NETL)
2020/03/16 DE-FOA-0002233 HIGH-ENERGY-DENSITY LABORATORY PLASMA SCIENCE The DOE SC program in Fusion Energy Sciences (FES) and the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) Defense Program (DP) Office of Experimental Sciences jointly announce their interests in receiving applications for new and renewal awards for research in the SC-NNSA Joint Program in High-Energy-Density (HED) laboratory plasmas. All individuals or groups planning to submit applications for n… Click for more $5M ($600K)
Office of Science
(PAMS-SC)
2020/03/20 FOA-AFRL-AFOSR-2019-0004 Defense Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (DEPSCoR) The Department of Defense (DOD) plans to award fiscal year 2019 (FY19) appropriations for a future funding opportunity announcement for the Defense Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (DEPSCoR) program. Approximately $3.6 million in total funding will be made available for this program to fund approximately six (6) awards up to $600,000 (total cost) each. Each award will be funde… Click for more $3.6M ($600K)
Air Force Office of Scientific Research
(DOD-AFOSR)
2020/03/26 DE-FOA-0002214 Systems Biology Research to Advance Sustainable Bioenergy Crop Development The DOE SC program in Biological and Environmental Research (BER) hereby announces its interest in receiving applications for research that supports the Genomic Science program (https://genomicscience.energy.gov). In this FOA, applications are requested for:i. Systems-level research to improve understanding of the molecular mechanisms underlying bioenergy feedstock productivity under changing and … Click for more $75M ($3M)
Office of Science
(PAMS-SC)
2020/03/30 20-534 Principles and Practice of Scalable Systems A key focus of the design of modern computing systems is performance and scalability, particularly in light of the limits of Moore’s Law and Dennard scaling. To this end, systems are increasingly being implemented by composingheterogeneous computing componentsand continually changing memory systems as novel, performant hardware surfaces. Applications fueled by rapid stridesin machine learning, dat… Click for more $86.8M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2020/03/31 DE-FOA-0002230 Earth System Model Development and Analysis The DOE SC program in Biological and Environmental Research (BER) announces its interest in receiving research applications for Earth and Environmental Systems Modeling (EESM). The goal of the EESM portfolio within the BER program is to develop and demonstrate advanced modeling and simulation capabilities, in order to enhance the predictability of the Earth system over multiple temporal and spatia… Click for more $7M ($900K)
Office of Science
(PAMS-SC)
2020/04/03 20-537 Spectrum and Wireless Innovation enabled by Future Technologies The National Science Foundation’s Directorates for Engineering (ENG), Computer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE), Mathematical and Physical Sciences (MPS), and Geosciences (GEO) are coordinating efforts to identify new concepts and ideas on Spectrum and Wireless Innovation enabled by Future Technologies (SWIFT). A key aspect of this new solicitation is its focus on effective spectrum … Click for more $12M ($1.5M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2020/04/14 20-529 NSF Innovation Corps Hubs Program The National Science Foundation (NSF) seeks to further develop and nurture a national innovation ecosystem that guides the output of scientific discoveries closer to the development of technologies, products, and services that benefit society. The goal of the NSF Innovation Corps (I-Corps) Program, created in 2011 by NSF, has been and will continue to be to reduce the time and risk associated with… Click for more $15M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2020/06/08 N00014-20-S-F002 Fiscal Year (FY) 2021 Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) for the Office of Naval Research (ONR) Manufacturing Science Program Overview:The Office of Naval Research (ONR) is interested in receiving proposals for the ONR Manufacturing Science (ManScience) program. The objective of this research opportunity is to support fundamental (6.1) scientific research programs that will facilitate or enable advances in Naval manufacturing. Preference will be given to Naval-unique or Naval-centric topics that will develop a fundamenta… Click for more TBD (TBD)
Office of Naval Research
(DOD-ONR)
2020/07/08 19-506 Partnerships for Innovation 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…. Click for more $20M ($550K)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2020/07/20 DE-FOA-0002166 SEEDING CRITICAL ADVANCES FOR LEADING ENERGY TECHNOLOGIES WITH UNTAPPED POTENTIAL 2019 SEEDING CRITICAL ADVANCES FOR LEADING ENERGY TECHNOLOGIES WITH UNTAPPED POTENTIAL 2019 (SCALEUP) Agency Overview: The Advanced Research Projects Agency – Energy (ARPA-E), an organization within the Department of Energy (DOE), is chartered by Congress in the America COMPETES Act of 2007 (P.L. 110-69), as amended by the America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2010 (P.L. 111-358): “(A) to enhance the… Click for more $52M ($20M)
Advanced Research Projects Agency Energy
(DOE-ARPAE)
2020/07/27 20-525 Faculty Early Career Development Program CAREER:The Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program is a Foundation-wide activity that offers the National Science Foundation’s most prestigious awards in support of early-career faculty who have the potential to serve as academic role models in research and education and to lead advances in the mission of their department or organization. Activities pursued by early-career faculty should… Click for more $250M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2020/12/08 18-564 Division of Physics: Investigator-Initiated Research Projects 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 maj… Click for more $90M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2020/12/11 16-552 Alliances for Graduate Education and the Professoriate 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 … Click for more $8M ($2M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2020/12/15 PD-18-1269 Statistics The Statistics Program supports research in statistical theory and methods, including research in statistical methods for applications to any domain of science and engineering. The theory forms the base for statistical science. The methods are used for stochastic modeling, and the collection, analysis and interpretation of data. The methods characterize uncertainty in the data and facilitate advan… Click for more TBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2020/12/15 PD-18-1260 Mathematical Sciences Infrastructure Program The major aim of the DMS Infrastructure Program is to foster the continuing health of the mathematical sciences research community as a whole. Hence, the program supports projects that positively influence the entire community, most often those cutting across multiple sub-disciplines. Activities funded include working research sessions, such as conferences and symposia, as well as larger initiativ… Click for more TBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/01/31 DE-FOA-0001487 NEUP Fellowship and Scholarship Support This program supports education and training for future nuclear scientists, engineers and policy-makers who are attending U.S. universities and colleges in nuclear-related graduate, undergraduate and two-year study programs. These are zero-dollar awards that will be funded as students apply through the Department of Energy, Office of Nuclear Energy. TBD (TBD)
Idaho Field Office
(DOE-ID)
TBD DE-SOL-0008246 RFI – DOE R University, National Laboratory, Industry, andInternational Entities Input to the Office ofNuclear Energy’s Competitive Research and Development Work Scope Development – DOE is seeking ideas in the areas of research, information, comments, feedback, and recommendations from interested parties for future work scopes for the major NE-funded research programs. All responses are to be made at NEUP.gov… Click for more TBD (TBD)
Idaho Field Office
(DOE-ID)
TBD DE-SOL-0008318 RFI – DOE Infrastructure Work Scope Development DOE is seeking information, comments, feedback, and recommendations from interested parties to determine what capabilities supporting research, training and technology demonstration are of highest interest to the nuclear energy research community.All responses are to be made at NEUP.gov per the attached instructions. TBD (TBD)
Idaho Field Office
(DOE-ID)
TBD DE-FOA-0002231 : Notice of Intent to Issue Funding Opportunity Announcement No. DE-FOA-0002229 The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) intends to issue, on behalf of the Fuel Cell Technologies Office, a Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) entitled “H2@Scale New Markets FOA”, to advance innovations that will build new markets for H2@Scale. Transformational R&D and innovative concepts for new H2@Scale markets will be key to expanding hydrogen opportunities and convertin… Click for more TBD (TBD)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)