Funding Opportunities

External Funding Opportunities

A curated list of outside funding opportunities available to MIT faculty and researchers. This list is offered as a service to the MIT community and updated periodically. Note: the close date below may not fully reflect filing requirements. There may be interim filing deadlines for a pre-application or letter of intent, or the date may be the interim filing deadline rather than the final proposal deadline. Follow the links provided for complete current information.

Last updated: June 11, 2018

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2018/06/15DE-FOA-0001896 RESEARCH, DEVELOPMENT AND TRAINING IN ISOTOPE PRODUCTION The DOE Isotope Program (IP), managed by SC Nuclear Physics (NP), hereby announces its interest in receiving applications for Research and Development (R&D) on novel methods to produce or improve production radioactive or enriched stable isotopes needed for a wide variety of research and applications. This announcement is administered under the NP Isotope Development & Production for Research and … Click for more$6M ($750K)
Office of Science
(PAMS-SC)
2018/04/17
2018/06/18DE-FOA-0001912 Computational Chemical Sciences Research The DOE SC program in Basic Energy Sciences (BES) announces its interest in receiving applications from single principal investigators (PIs), small groups (2-3 PIs), and centers (integrated multidisciplinary teams typically from multiple institutions) in Computational Chemical Sciences (CCS). CCS will support efforts to develop validated, public access codes and databases, and research to develop … Click for more$18M ($2M)
Office of Science
(PAMS-SC)
2018/04/17
2018/06/18DE-FOA-0001823 Solid-State Lighting Advanced Technology Research and Development- 2018 Through research and development of solid state lighting (SSL) including both light emitting diode and organic light emitting diode technologies the objectives of this opportunity are to maximize the energy efficiency of SSL products in the market place, remove market barriers through improvements to lifetime, color quality, and lighting system performance, reduce costs of SSL sources and luminair… Click for more$15M ($1.5M)
National Energy Technology Laboratory
(DOE-NETL)
2018/04/30
2018/06/2017-516 Industry-University Cooperative Research Centers Program 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 cond… Click for more$20.5M ($200K)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/05/29
2018/06/22DE-FOA-0001937 Improving Efficiency, Reliability, and Flexibility of Existing Coal-Based Power Plants The purpose of this Request for Information (RFI) is to seek information from coal-fueled power plant owners, operators, equipment manufacturers, architect-engineers, and other stakeholders about Research and Development (R&D) activities that could lead to development of advanced technologies for existing coal-fueled electricity generating units (EGUs) that could improve the overall performance, r… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Energy Technology Laboratory
(DOE-NETL)
2018/05/29
2018/06/25DE-FOA-0001849 NOVEL METHODS FOR MAKING PRODUCTS FROM CARBON DIOXIDE OR COAL This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) supports the goals of both the Carbon Use and Reuse, and the Coal Beneficiation programs. Both use similar platforms (i.e. catalysis and other chemical methods) to convert carbon dioxide (CO2) or coal to generate valuable products. This FOA will focus on developing technologies to convert either CO2 or coal to valuable products.$13M ($2.5M)
National Energy Technology Laboratory
(DOE-NETL)
2018/05/29
2018/06/26DE-FOA-0001840 Solar Energy Technologies Office (SETO) Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) FY 2018 The purpose of this Amendment to the Funding Opportunity Announcement is to incorporate the following: Update of the Full Application and SIPS Application due date on cover page to July 5th, 2018 at 3:00pm ET. Correction of typos on page 16 and 60. Clarification of expected maximum award amounts per topic area on page 30-32. All award numbers listed in the table are now the maximum expected award … Click for moreTBD (TBD)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2018/06/11
2018/06/27DE-FOA-0001916 BioEnergy Engineering for Products Synthesis (BEEPS) Funding Opportunity Announcement The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE), Bioenergy Technologies Office (BETO) announces a notice of availability of funds for financial assistance to address gaps in current research and development (R&D) which hinder better utilizing waste streams (e.g. lignin, CO2, and biosolids), improving organic and inorganic catalysts to increase conversio… Click for more$28M ($2.5M)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2018/05/29
2018/06/27DE-FOA-0001926 Process Development for Advanced Biofuels and Biopower Funding Opportunity Announcement The purpose of this modification is to update the following: 1) Section IV.D.iii – Application and Submission Information, Content and Form of the Full Application, Statement of Project Objectives: Edited: “Applicants are required to complete a Statement of Project Objectives (SOPO) for the entire scope of the project…The first task of the project will be a pre-verification of application data. … Click for more$20M ($3M)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2018/06/11
2018/06/27DE-FOA-0001917 Affordable and Sustainable Energy Crops (ASEC) Funding Opportunity Announcement Modification 000001: The purpose of this modification is to update the following: Section I.A – Project Requirements: Edited: Projects must evaluate crop performance (i.e., yield and potential for profitability) and environmental performance over at least three (3) annual cycles to provide empirical data on newer varieties of energy crops relative to traditional cropping and pasture systems. For h… Click for more$15M ($5M)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2018/06/11
2018/06/27DE-FOA-0001908 Efficient Carbon Utilization in Algal Systems Funding Opportunity Announcement The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) is issuing, on behalf of the Bioenergy Technologies Office (BETO), a Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) DE-FOA-0001908, entitled “Efficient Carbon Utilization in Algal Systems.” BETO’s mission is to accelerate the development of a bioeconomy that can strengthen U.S. energy security, economic viability , and environmental quality. Sinc… Click for more$15M ($2.5M)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2018/05/29
2018/07/02DE-FOA-0001858 OPEN 2018 The purpose of this modification is to correct the full application due date for Funding Opportunity Announcement DE-FOA-0001858 to July 2, 2018. The time remains unchanged at 9:30 am Eastern Time. To obtain a copy of the Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) please go to the ARPA-E website at https://arpa-e-foa.energy.gov. ARPA-E will not review or consider full applications submitted through ot… Click for more$100M ($10M)
Advanced Research Projects Agency Energy
(DOE-ARPAE)
2018/06/11
2018/07/02DE-FOA-0001906 Duration Addition to Electricity Storage (DAYS) The purpose of this modification is to correct the levelized cost of storage (LCOS) equation (Equation [1]) within Section I.B.3 of the FOA. To obtain a copy of the Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) please go to the ARPA-E website at https://arpa-e-foa.energy.gov. ARPA-E will not review or consider notices of intent or full applications submitted through other means. For detailed guidance on … Click for more$30M ($10M)
Advanced Research Projects Agency Energy
(DOE-ARPAE)
2018/05/29
2018/07/02DE-FOA-0001755 Industry Partnerships for Cybersecurity of Energy Delivery Systems (CEDS) Research, Development and Demonstration Amendment 000002 to DE-FOA-0001755. The purpose of this amendment is to revise the submission deadline for full applications to July 2, 2018. All other terms and conditions remain unchanged and in full force and effect.$25M ($4M)
National Energy Technology Laboratory
(DOE-NETL)
2018/05/29
2018/07/09DE-FOA-0001931 Coal-Based Power Plants of the Future The purpose of this Request for Information is to seek information from power generation equipment manufacturers, utilities, power plant architect-engineers, and other stakeholders that can be used as input to a Department of Energy Fossil Energy Research and Development program that will culminate in the design, construction, and operation of a coal-based pilot-scale power plant by 2025. The coal… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Energy Technology Laboratory
(DOE-NETL)
2018/06/11
2018/07/12DE-FOA-0001838 Notice of Opportunity for Technical Assistance for Techno-Economic Studies of Pumped-Storage Hydropower The purpose of this Notice of Opportunity for Technical Assistance (NOTA) is to perform techno-economic studies, power market analyses, financial analyses, and a valuation analysis to evaluate the long-term benefits and costs of two selected PSH projects. These studies will provide PSH developers with a number of analyses to estimate the value of a proposed PSH project, including: value of bulk po… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2018/04/30
2018/07/13DE-FOA-0001919 Fiscal Year 2018 Advanced Vehicle Technologies Research Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy is issuing, on behalf of the Vehicle Technologies Office, this Funding Opportunity Announcement, which seeks research project to address priorities in the following areas: batteries and electrification; materials; technology integration and energy efficient mobility systems; energy efficient commercial off road vehicle technologies; and co optim… Click for more$68.3M ($5M)
National Energy Technology Laboratory
(DOE-NETL)
2018/05/29
2018/07/157200AA18RFA00023 Sustainable E-Waste Management and Battery Technologies for the Off-Grid Solar Sector Sustainable E-Waste Management and Battery Technologies for the Off-Grid Solar SectorTBD ($1.8M)
Agency for International Development
(USAID)
2018/05/29
2018/07/16DE-FOA-0001880 Efficient Drilling for Geothermal Energy The purpose of this modification is to inform potential applicants that Modification 0001 to this FOA has been posted to EERE Exchange. Please see the table of changes on the second page of Modification 0001 on the EERE Exchange website at https://eere-exchange.energy.gov. Complete information on this FOA can be found on the EERE Exchange website – https://eere-exchange.energy.gov. DE-FOA-0001880:… Click for more$14.5M ($2M)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2018/05/29
2018/07/17DE-FOA-0001837 Marine and Hydrokinetic Technology Advancement and Data Dissemination Complete information on this FOA can be found on the EERE Exchange website – https://eere-exchange.energy.gov. This FOA announces DOE’s intent to support Marine and Hydrokinetic (MHK) research and development projects in three Topic Areas: (1) Early Stage Device Design Research (2) Controls and Power Take Off (PTO) Design Integration and Testing (3) Dissemination of Environmental Data and Analyses… Click for more$22.3M ($3.5M)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2018/05/29
2018/07/2017-537 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$222M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/05/29
2018/07/31DE-FOA-0001817 U.S. Industry Opportunities for Advanced Nuclear Technology Development The fundamental premise behind this FOA is to provide a direct vehicle to support innovative, domestic nuclear industry-driven designs and technologies that have high potential to improve the overall economic outlook for nuclear power in the U.S.$400M ($40M)
Idaho Field Office
(DOE-ID)
2018/05/29
2018/07/3118-557 Smart and Autonomous Systems The Smart and Autonomous Systems (S&AS) program focuses on Intelligent Physical Systems (IPS) that are capable of robust, long-term autonomy requiring minimal or no human operator intervention in the face of uncertain, unanticipated, and dynamically changing situations. IPS are systems that combine perception, cognition, communication, and actuation to operate in the physical world. Examples inclu… Click for more$12M ($1M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/06/11
2018/07/31DE-FOA-0001903 RFI: Marine and Hydrokinetic Metrics The Water Power Technology Office (WPTO), within the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE), is requesting feedback on Marine and Hydrokinetic (MHK) metrics in the U.S. for system and subsystem performance. Specifically, the WPTO is looking for feedback on (1) the performance metrics identified within the document titled “Existing Ocean Energy Per… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2018/05/29
2018/08/0217-512 Division of Environmental Biology The Division of Environmental Biology (DEB) supports fundamental research on populations, species, communities, and ecosystems. Scientific emphases range across many evolutionary and ecological patterns and processes at all spatial and temporal scales. Areas of research include biodiversity, phylogenetic systematics, molecular evolution, life history evolution, natural selection, ecology, biogeogr… Click for more$72M ($5M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/10/12
2018/08/0217-513 Long Term Research in Environmental Biology The Long Term Research in Environmental Biology (LTREB) Program supports the generation of extended time series of data to address important questions in evolutionary biology, ecology, and ecosystem science. Research areas include, but are not limited to, the effects of natural selection or other evolutionary processes on populations, communities, or ecosystems; the effects of interspecific intera… Click for more$5M ($450K)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/10/12
2018/08/0315-506 Science, Technology, and Society The Science, Technology, and Society (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 STS topics including interdisciplinary studies of ethics, equity, governance, and pol… Click for more$6.2M ($180K)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/05/29
2018/08/0817-565 Innovative Technology Experiences for Students and Teachers

As the nation continues to expand the horizon of opportunities and possibilities through advances in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM), the need for a more diverse and well-prepared STEM workforce is also expanding [1]. The challenge of preparing citizens for the expanding workforce and the changing workplace environments calls for new innovations in STEM educat… Click for more

$20M ($2M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/09/18
2018/08/0818-554 Computer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE) Research Initiation Initiative With the goal of encouraging research independence immediately upon obtaining one’s first academic position after receipt of the PhD, the Directorate for Computer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE) will award grants to initiate the course of one’s independent research. Understanding the critical role of establishing that independence early in one’s career, it is expected that funds wil… Click for more$10M ($175K)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/04/17
2018/08/20PD-98-1320 Economics The Economics program supports research designed to improve the understanding of the processes and institutions of the U.S. economy and of the world system of which it is a part. This program also strengthens both empirical and theoretical economic analysis as well as the methods for rigorous research on economic behavior. It supports research in almost every area of economics, including econometr… Click for more$220K (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/02/06
2018/08/23DE-FOA-0001825 Buildings Energy Efficiency Frontiers & Innovation Technologies (BENEFIT) – 2018 The U.S. Department of Energy’s Building Technologies Office (BTO) Buildings Energy Efficiency Frontiers & Innovation Technologies (BENEFIT) 2018 FOA supports research and development of innovative energy saving technologies, systems, tools, and models that could lead to significant reduction in building energy consumption. BENEFIT 2018 focuses on early-stage R&D to enable the development of novel… Click for more$20M ($1.5M)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2018/04/30
2018/09/10PD-09-7626 Science of Science and Innovation Policy The Science of Science & Innovation Policy (SciSIP) program supports research designed to advance the scientific basis of science and innovation policy.The program funds research to develop models, analytical tools, data and metrics that can be applied in the science policy decision making process and concern the use and allocation of scarce scientific resources. For example, research proposals ma… Click for more$6.1M ($750K)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/03/05
2018/09/1415-582 Advances in Biological Informatics The Advances in Biological Informatics (ABI) program seeks to encourage new approaches to the analysis and dissemination of biological knowledge for the benefit of both the scientific community and the broader public. The ABI program is especially interested in the development ofinformatics tools and resources that have the potential to advance- or transform- research in biology supported by the D… Click for more$15M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/10/12
2018/09/1717-602 Leading Engineering for America’s Prosperity, Health, and Infrastructure The LEAP HI program challenges the engineering research community to take a leadership role in addressing demanding, urgent, and consequential challenges for advancing America’s prosperity, health and infrastructure. LEAP HI proposals confront engineering problems that are too complex to yield to the efforts of a single investigator — problems that require sustained and coordinated effort from i… Click for more$7.5M ($2M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/03/05
2018/09/17PD-18-8069 Computational and Data-Enabled Science and Engineering in Mathematical and Statistical Sciences The CDS&E-MSS program accepts proposals that confront and embrace the host of mathematical and statistical challenges presented to the scientific and engineering communities by the ever-expanding role of computational modeling and simulation on the one hand, and the explosion in production of digital and observational data on the other. The goal of the program is to promote the creation and develo… Click for more$5M ($1M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/04/17
2018/09/17PD-17-1788 Nanomanufacturing The Nanomanufacturing (NM) program supports fundamental research to enable and improve the large-scale or customized manufacturing of nano-scale materials, structures, devices and systems. A key focus of the program is research leading to new nanomanufacturing methods using batch or continuous processes, and top-down/bottom-up processes and their integration. The NM program seeks to address manufa… Click for more$300K ($300K)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/02/06
2018/09/17PD-17-1468 Manufacturing Machines and Equipment The MME program supports fundamental research that enables the development of new and/or improved manufacturing machines and equipment, and optimization of their use, with a particular focus on equipment appropriate for the manufacture of mechanical and electromechanical devices, products, and systems featuring scales from microns to meters (proposals relating to nanomanufacturing should be submit… Click for more$300K ($300K)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/02/06
2018/09/17PD-15-1631 Civil Infrastructure Systems The Civil Infrastructure Systems (CIS) program supports fundamental and innovative research in the design, operation and management of civil infrastructure that contributes to creating smart, sustainable and resilient communities at local, national and international scales. This program focuses on civil infrastructure as a system in which interactions between spatially- and functionally- distribut… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/02/06
2018/09/17PD-16-006Y Operations Engineering The Operations Engineering (OE) program supports fundamental research on advanced analytical methods for improving operations in complex decision-driven environments. Analytical methods include, but are not limited to, deterministic and stochastic modeling, optimization, decision and risk analysis, data science, and simulation. Methodological research is highly encouraged but must be motivated by … Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/02/06
2018/09/17PD-17-8092 Materials Engineering and Processing Materials Engineering and Processing (MEP) The Materials Engineering and Processing (MEP) program supports fundamental research addressing the processing and performance of engineering materials by investigating the interrelationship of materials processing, structure, properties and/or life-cycle performance for targeted applications. Materials processing proposals should focus on manufacturing p… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/02/06
2018/09/17PD-17-1630 Mechanics of Materials and Structures The Mechanics of Materials and Structures program supports fundamental research in mechanics as related to the behavior of deformable solid materials and structures under internal and external actions. The program supports a diverse spectrum of research with emphasis on transformative advances in experimental, theoretical, and computational methods. Submitted proposals should clearly emphasize the… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/02/06
2018/09/17PD-17-058Y Mind, Machine and Motor Nexus

The Mind, Machine and Motor Nexus (M3X) program supports fundamental research at the intersection of mind, machine and motor. A distinguishing characteristic of the program is an integrated treatment of human intent, perception, and behavior in interaction with embodied and intelligent engineered systems and as mediated by motor manipulation. M3X projects should advance the holi… Click for more

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National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/02/06
2018/09/17PD-17-1638 Humans, Disasters, and the Built Environment The Humans, Disasters and the Built Environment (HDBE) program supports fundamental, multidisciplinary research on the interactions between humans and the built environment within and among communities exposed to natural, technological and other types of hazards and disasters. The program’s context is provided by ongoing and emerging changes in three interwoven elements of a community: its populat… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/02/06
2018/09/17PD-17-7569 Dynamics, Control and Systems Diagnostics The Dynamics, Control and Systems Diagnostics (DCSD) program supports fundamental research on the analysis, measurement, monitoring and control of dynamic systems. The program promotes innovation in the following areas: Modeling: creation of new mathematical frameworks to apply tools of dynamics to physical systems Analysis: discovery and exploration of structure in dynamic behavior Diagnostics: d… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/02/06
2018/09/17PD-17-072Y Engineering Design and System Engineering The Engineering Design and Systems Engineering (EDSE) program supports fundamental research into the basic processes and phenomena of engineering design and systems engineering. The program seeks proposals leading to improved understanding about how processes, organizational structure, social interactions, strategic decision making, and other factors impact success in the planning and execution of… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/02/06
2018/09/17PD-17-073Y Engineering for Civil Infrastructure The Engineering for Civil Infrastructure (ECI) program supports fundamental research that will shape the future of our nation’s constructed civil infrastructure, subjected to and interacting with the natural environment, to meet the needs of humans. In this context, research driven by radical rethinking of traditional civil infrastructure in response to emerging technological innovations, changing… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/02/06
2018/09/1917-575 Research Experiences for Teachers (RET) in Engineering and Computer Science NSF’s Directorate for Engineering (ENG) and the Directorate for Computer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE) have joined to support the Research Experiences for Teachers (RET) in Engineering and Computer Science program. This program supports active long-term collaborative partnerships between K-12 Science, Technology, Engineering, Computer and Information Science, and Mathematics (STEM… Click for more$5.8M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/10/31
2018/09/2518-505 International Research Experiences for Students The International Research Experiences for Students (IRES) program supports international research and research-related activities for U.S. science and engineeringstudents. The IRES program contributes todevelopment of a diverse, globally-engagedworkforce with world-class skills. IRESfocuses onactive research participation by undergraduate or graduate studentsin high quality international research… Click for more$11M ($1.5M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/03/05
2018/09/25PD-18-1263 Probability The Probability Program supports research on the theory and applications of probability. Subfields include discrete probability, stochastic processes, limit theory, interacting particle systems, stochastic differential and partial differential equations, and Markov processes. Research in probability which involves applications to other areas of science and engineering is especially encouraged. Con… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/04/17
2018/09/2618-545 Innovations at the Nexus of Food, Energy and Water Systems Humanity depends upon the Earth’s physical resources and natural systems for food, energy, and water (FEW). However, both the physical resources and the FEW systems are under increasing stress. It is becoming imperative that we determine how society can best integrate social, ecological, physical and built environments to provide for growing demand for food, energy and water in the short term whil… Click for more$34M ($2.5M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/05/29
2018/09/2717-585 Innovations in Graduate Education (IGE) Program The Innovations in Graduate Education (IGE) program is designed to encourage the development and implementation of bold, new, and potentially transformative approaches to STEM graduate education training. The program seeks proposals that explore ways forgraduate students in research-based master’s and doctoral degree programs to develop the skills, knowledge, and competencies needed to pursue a ra… Click for more$4M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/11/14
2018/09/28N00014-18-S-B001 FY18 Long Range Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) for Navy and Marine Corps Science and Technology The Office of Naval Research (ONR) is interested in receiving proposals for Long-Range Science and Technology (S&T) Projects which offer potential for advancement and improvement of Navy and Marine Corps operations. Potential offerors should note that this is an announcement to declare ONR’s broad role in competitive funding of meritorious research across a spectrum of science and engineering disc… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
Office of Naval Research
(DOD-ONR)
2017/10/03
2018/09/30DE-FOA-0001820 FY 2018 Continuation of Solicitation for the Office of Science Financial Assistance Program The SC mission is to deliver scientific discoveries and major scientific tools to transform our understanding of nature and advance the energy, economic and national security of the United States. SC is the Nation’s largest Federal sponsor of basic research in the physical sciences and the lead Federal agency supporting fundamental scientific research for our Nation’s energy future. SC accomplishe… Click for more$250M ($4M)
Office of Science
(PAMS-SC)
2018/05/29
2018/10/0117-590 Improving Undergraduate STEM Education: Education and Human Resources The fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) hold much promise as sectors of the economy where we can expect to see continuous vigorous growthin the coming decades. STEM job creation is expected to outpace non-STEM job creation significantly, according to the Commerce Department, reflecting the importance of STEM knowledge to the US economy. The National Science Foundatio… Click for more$73M ($3M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/01/08
2018/10/01PD-12-9102 Chemical Structure, Dynamics and Mechanisms (CSDM-B) The CSDM Program supports research projects that have strong implications for advancing the foundational knowledge of chemical systems. The Program supports research on the nature of chemical structure, chemical structure property studies, chemical dynamics, and chemical mechanisms. The CSDM Program is divided into two sub-programs, CSDM-A and CSDM-B. At coarse resolution, the CSDM-A Program may b… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/12/15
2018/10/01PD-12-9101 Chemical Structure, Dynamics and Mechanisms (CSDM-A) The CSDM Program supports research projects that have strong implications for advancing the foundational knowledge of chemical systems. The Program supports research on the nature of chemical structure, chemical structure property studies, chemical dynamics, and chemical mechanisms. The CSDM Program is divided into two sub-programs, CSDM-A and CSDM-B. At coarse resolution, the CSDM-A Program may b… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/12/15
2018/10/01PD-09-6878 Chemical Synthesis The Chemical Synthesis Program supports experimental and computational research on the development of new and efficient synthetic methodologies and on the synthesis of complex and/or challenging chemical structures. Typical synthetic targets include novel structures (including natural products and biomolecules), molecules and structures displaying unique properties, or substances that provide path… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/12/15
2018/10/01PD-09-6881 Chemical Theory, Models and Computational Methods The Chemical Theory, Models, and Computational Methods Program supports the discovery and development of theoretical and computational methods or models to address a range of chemical challenges, with emphasis on emerging areas of chemical research. Proposals that focus on established theoretical or computational approaches should involve innovations that substantially broaden their applicability…. Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/12/15
2018/10/01PD-09-6884 Chemical Catalysis The Chemical Catalysis Program supports experimental and computational research directed towards the fundamental understanding of the chemistry of catalytic processes. The CAT Program accepts proposals on catalytic approaches, which facilitate, direct, and accelerate efficient chemical transformations. The program scope includes the design and synthesis of catalytic species on the molecular, supra… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/12/15
2018/10/0917-588 SBE Postdoctoral Research Fellowships The Directorate for Social, Behavioral and Economic Sciences (SBE) offers Postdoctoral Research Fellowships to encourageindependence earlyin theFellow’scareerthrough supporting his or herresearch and training goals.The research and training plan of each Fellowship must address important scientific questions within thescope of the SBE Directorate and the specific guidelines in this solicitation. Th… Click for more$3M ($69K)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/11/14
2018/10/1916-564 NSF/DOE Partnership in Basic Plasma Science and Engineering Plasma Physics is a study of matter and physical systems whose intrinsic properties are governed by collective interactions of large ensembles of free charged particles. 99.9% of the visible Universe is thought to consist of plasmas. The underlying physics of the collective behavior in plasmas has applications to space physics and astrophysics, materials science, applied mathematics, fusion scienc… Click for more$3.5M ($250K)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/06/11
2018/10/22PD-17-7644 Energy for Sustainability The Energy for Sustainability program is part of the Chemical Process Systems cluster, which includes also 1) Catalysis; 2) Process Separations; and 3) Process Systems, Reaction Engineering, and Molecular Thermodynamics. The goal of theEnergy for Sustainabilityprogram is to support fundamental engineering research that will enable innovative processes for the sustainable production of electricity … Click for more$13.1M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/10/31
2018/10/22PD-18-7644 Electrochemical Systems The Electrochemical Systems program is part of the Chemical Process Systems cluster, which includes also 1) Catalysis; 2) Molecular Separations; and 3) Process Systems, Reaction Engineering, and Molecular Thermodynamics. The goal of the Electrochemical Systems program is to support fundamental engineering research that will enable innovative processes involving electro- or photochemistry for the s… Click for more$13.1M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/05/29
2018/10/2217-582 Paleo Perspectives on Climate Change The goal of research funded under the interdisciplinary P2C2 solicitation is to utilize key geological, chemical, atmospheric (gas in ice cores), and biological records of climate system variability to provide insights into the mechanisms and rate of change that characterized Earth’s past climate variability, the sensitivity of Earth’s climate system to changes in forcing, and the response of key … Click for more$11M ($1M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/10/31
2018/10/22PD-17-1440 Environmental Engineering The Environmental Engineering program is part of the Environmental Engineering and Sustainability cluster, which includes also 1) Environmental Sustainability; and 2) Biological and Environmental Interactions of Nanoscale Materials. The goal of the Environmental Engineering program is tosupport transformative research which applies scientific and engineering principles to avoid or minimize solid, … Click for more$10.8M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/10/31
2018/10/22PD-17-1443 Fluid Dynamics The Fluid Dynamics program is part of the Transport Phenomena cluster, which includes also 1) Combustion and Fire Systems; 2) Particulate and Multiphase Processes; and 3) Thermal Transport Processes. The Fluid Dynamics program supports fundamental research toward gaining an understanding of the physics of various fluid dynamics phenomenon.Proposed research should contribute to basic scientific und… Click for more$9.2M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/10/31
2018/10/22PD-17-1415 Particulate and Multiphase Processes The Particulate and Multiphase Processes program is part of the Transport Phenomena cluster, which includes also 1) Combustion and Fire Systems; 2) Fluid Dynamics; and 3) Thermal Transport Processes. Thegoal of theParticulate and Multiphase Processes (PMP)program is to support fundamental research on physico-chemical phenomena that govern particulate and multiphase systems, including flow of suspe… Click for more$8.3M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/10/31
2018/10/22PD-17-1491 Cellular and Biochemical Engineering The Cellular and Biochemical Engineering program is part of the Engineering Biology and Health cluster, which includes also 1) Engineering of Biomedical Systems; 2) Biophotonics; 3) Nano-Biosensing; and 4) Disability and Rehabilitation Engineering. TheCellular and Biochemical Engineering (CBE)program supports fundamental engineering research that advances the understanding of cellular andbiomolecu… Click for more$8.2M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/10/31
2018/10/22PD-17-7643 Environmental Sustainability The Environmental Sustainability program is part of the Environmental Engineering and Sustainability cluster, which includes also 1) Environmental Engineering; and 2) Biological and Environmental Interactions of Nanoscale Materials. Thegoal of the Environmental Sustainabilityprogram is to promote sustainable engineered systems that support human well-being and that are also compatible with sustain… Click for more$7.1M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/10/31
2018/10/22PD-18-7643 Environmental Sustainability The Environmental Sustainability program is part of the Environmental Engineering and Sustainability cluster, which also includes 1) Environmental Engineering; and 2) Biological and Environmental Interactions of Nanoscale Materials. The goal of the Environmental Sustainability program is to promote sustainable engineered systems that support human well-being and that are also compatible with susta… Click for more$7.1M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/05/29
2018/10/22PD-17-1403 Process Systems, Reaction Engineering and Molecular Thermodynamics The Process Systems, Reaction Engineering and Molecular Thermodynamics program is part of the Chemical Process Systems cluster, which also includes 1) Catalysis; 2) Electrochemical Systems; and 3) Molecular Separations. The goal of the Process Systems, Reaction Engineering and Molecular Thermodynamics (PRM) program is to advance fundamental engineering research on the rates and mechanisms of chemi… Click for more$4.9M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/05/29
2018/10/22PD-17-1401 Catalysis The Catalysis program is part of the Chemical Process Systems cluster, which also includes 1) Electrochemical Systems; 2) Molecular Separations; and 3) Process Systems, Reaction Engineering, and Molecular Thermodynamics. The goal of the Catalysis program is to advance research in catalytic engineering science and promote fundamental understanding and the development of catalytic materials and reac… Click for more$4.8M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/05/29
2018/10/2417-583 EAR Postdoctoral Fellowships The Division of Earth Sciences (EAR) awards Postdoctoral Fellowships to recent recipients of doctoral degrees to carry out an integrated program of independent research and professional development.Fellowship proposals must address scientific questions within the scope of EAR disciplines and must align with the overall theme for the… Click for more$1.7M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/11/14
2018/10/31PD-09-6882 Environmental Chemical Sciences The Environmental Chemical Sciences (ECS) Program supports experimental and computational research on the fundamental chemistry of processes in the environment. Recognizing the intrinsic complexity and heterogeneity of environmental systems, projects develop and utilize advanced experimental, modeling and simulation approaches to discover, explain, and predict environmental phenomena.Topics may in… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/12/15
2018/10/31PD-09-6885 Macromolecular, Supramolecular and Nanochemistry The Macromolecular, Supramolecular and Nanochemistry (MSN) Program focuses on basic research that addresses fundamental questions and advances knowledge regarding the chemistry of macromolecular, supramolecular, and nanoscopic structures. Research of interest to this program will explore novel chemistry concepts including, but not limited to: synthesis of macromolecular, supramolecular and nanosco… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/12/15
2018/10/31PD-09-6880 Chemical Measurement and Imaging The Chemical Measurement and Imaging Program supports research focusing on chemically-relevant measurement science and imaging, targeting both improved understanding of new and existing methods and development of innovative approaches and instruments. Research areas include, but are not limited to sampling and separation science; electroanalytical chemistry; spectrometry; and frequency- and time-d… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/12/15
2018/11/0117-580 Division of Materials Research: Topical Materials Research Programs Research supported by the Division of Materials Research (DMR) focuses on advancing fundamental understanding of materials, materials discovery, design, synthesis, characterization, properties, and materials-related phenomena. DMR awards enable understanding of the electronic, atomic, and molecular structures, mechanisms, and processes that govern nanoscale to macroscale morphology and properties;… Click for more$55M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/11/14
2018/11/01PD-16-1517 Electronics, Photonics and Magnetic Devices The Electronics, Photonics, and Magnetic Devices (EPMD) Program seeks to improve the fundamental understanding of devices and components based on the principles of micro- and nano-electronics, optics and photonics, optoelectronics, magnetics, electromechanics, electromagnetics, and related physical phenomena. The Electronics & Magnetic Devices component of EPMD enables discovery and innovation adv… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/11/14
2018/11/01PD-16-7607 Energy, Power, Control, and Networks Recent advances in communications, computation, and sensing technologies offer unprecedented opportunities for the design of cyber-physical systems with increased responsiveness, interconnectivity and automation. To meet new challenges and societal needs, the Energy, Power, Control andNetworks (EPCN) Program invests in systems and control methods for analysis and design of cyber-physical systems t… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/11/14
2018/11/01PD-16-7564 Communications, Circuits, and Sensing-Systems The Communications, Circuits, and Sensing-Systems (CCSS) Program is intended to spur visionary systems-oriented activities in collaborative, multidisciplinary, and integrative engineering research. CCSS supports systems research in hardware, signal processing techniques, and architectures to enable the next generation of cyber-physical systems (CPS) that leverage computation, communication, and al… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/11/14
2018/11/01PD-18-7564 Communications, Circuits, and Sensing-Systems The Communications, Circuits, and Sensing-Systems (CCSS) Program supports innovative research in circuit and system hardware and signal processing techniques. CCSS also supports system and network architectures for communications and sensing to enable the next-generation cyber-physical systems (CPS) that leverage computation, communication, and sensing integrated with physical domains. CCSS invest… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/03/05
2018/11/01PD-18-7607 Energy, Power, Control, and Networks The Energy, Power, Control, andNetworks (EPCN) Program supports innovative research in modeling, optimization, learning, adaptation, and control of networked multi-agent systems, higher-level decision making, and dynamic resource allocation, as well as risk management in the presence of uncertainty, sub-system failures, and stochastic disturbances. EPCN also invests in novel machine learning algor… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/03/05
2018/11/01PD-18-1517 Electronics, Photonics and Magnetic Devices TheElectronics, Photonics and Magnetic Devices (EPMD) Programsupports innovative research on novel devices based on the principles of electronics, optics and photonics, optoelectronics, magnetics, opto- and electromechanics, electromagnetics, and related physical phenomena. EPMD’s goal is to advance the frontiers of micro-, nano- and quantum-based devices operating within the electromagnetic spect… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/03/05
2018/11/04BAA-RQKM-2014-0003 AFRL/RXC Structural Materials Open/Open BAA Program Air Force Research Laboratory, Materials & Manufacturing Directorate is soliciting white papers and potentially technical and cost proposals under this announcement that support the needs of its Structural Materials and Applications mission. Structural Materials technologies that range from materials and scientific discovery through technology development and transition are of interest. Descriptor… Click for more$49.5M (TBD)
Air Force — Research Lab
(DOD-AFRL)
2016/11/07
2018/11/0717-573 Advancing Informal STEM Learning The Advancing Informal STEM Learning (AISL) program seeks to advance new approaches to and evidence-based understanding of the design and development of STEM learningopportunities forthe public in informal environments; provide multiple pathways for broadening access to and engagement in STEM learning experiences; advance innovative research on and assessment of STEM learning in informal environme… Click for more$44M ($3M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/11/14
2018/11/07PD-08-1269 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 moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/11/20
2018/11/07PD-10-1263 Probability The Probability Program supports research on the theory and applications of probability. Subfields include discrete probability, stochastic processes, limit theory, interacting particle systems, stochastic differential and partial differential equations, and Markov processes. Research in probability which involves applications to other areas of science and engineering is especially encouraged. Con… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/11/20
2018/11/1417-584 Discovery Research PreK-12 The Discovery Research PreK-12 program (DRK-12) seeks to significantly enhance the learning and teaching of science, technology, engineering, mathematics and computer science (STEM) by preK-12 students and teachers, through research and development of STEM education innovations and approaches. Projects in the DRK-12 program build on fundamental research in STEM education and prior research and dev… Click for more$57M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/12/15
2018/11/15PD-16-1266 Applied Mathematics The Applied Mathematics program supports mathematics research motivated by or having an effect on problems arising in science and engineering. Mathematical merit and novelty, as well as breadth and quality of impact on applications, are important factors. Proposals to develop critical mathematical techniques from individual investigators as well as from interdisciplinary teams are encouraged. Prop… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/12/15
2018/11/1617-579 Louis Stokes Alliances for Minority Participation The Louis Stokes Alliances for Minority Participation (LSAMP) program is an alliance-based program. The program’s theory isbased on the Tinto model for student retention1.Theoverall goal of the program is to assist universities and collegesin diversifying the nation’s science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) workforce by increasing the number of STEM baccalaureate and graduate degre… Click for more$22.3M ($4.5M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/02/06
2018/12/0617-561 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)
2017/12/15
2018/12/06PD-12-8084 Computational and Data-Enabled Science and Engineering Advanced computational infrastructure and the ability to perform large-scale simulations and accumulate massive amounts of data have revolutionized scientific and engineering disciplines. The goal of the CDS&E program is to identify and capitalize on opportunities for major scientific and engineering breakthroughs through new computational and data analysis approaches. The intellectual drivers may… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/04/17
2018/12/0718-509 Centers of Research Excellence in Science and Technology (CREST) and HBCU Research Infrastructure for Science and Engineering (HBCU-RISE) The Centers of Research Excellence in Science and Technology (CREST) program provides supportto enhance the research capabilities of minority-serving institutions (MSI) through the establishment of centers that effectively integrate education and research.MSIs of higher education denote institutions that have undergraduate enrollments of 50% or more (based on total student enrollment) of members o… Click for more$19.3M ($5M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/02/16
2018/12/10PD-16-8069 Computational and Data-Enabled Science and Engineering in Mathematical and Statistical Sciences The CDS&E-MSS program accepts proposals that confront and embrace the host of mathematical and statistical challenges presented to the scientific and engineering communities by the ever-expanding role of computational modeling and simulation on the one hand, and the explosion in production of digital and observational data on the other. The goal of the program is to promote the creation and develo… Click for more$5M ($1M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/01/08
2018/12/17PD-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 moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/04/17
2018/12/31BAA-RDK-2012-0001 University Small Grants Broad Agency Announcement Description of Amendment 3: Changes in Directed Energy Core Technology Competencies (CTC) Point of Contact Information; Change in Grant Specialist and Grants Officer POCs; Change in the Program Manager; Add Public Purpose Statement Requirement; Replace outdated Budget Proposal Instructions; Change Administrative Access to Proprietary Information form, and Change Representation By Corporations Rega… Click for more$4.5M ($500K)
Air Force — Research Lab
(DOD-AFRL)
2018/04/17
2019/01/1417-598 Cyberlearning for Work at the Human-Technology Frontier The purpose of the Cyberlearning for Work at the Human-Technology Frontier program is to fund exploratory and synergistic research in learning technologies to prepare learners to excel in work at the human-technology frontier. This program responds to the pressing societal need to educate and re-educate learners of all ages (students, teachers and workers) in science, technology, engineering, and … Click for more$15M ($750K)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/05/29
2019/01/1618-528 Expeditions in Computing The far-reaching impact and rate of innovation in the computer and information science and engineering fields has been remarkable, generating economic prosperity and enhancing the quality of life for people throughout the world. The Directorate for Computer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE) has established the Expeditions in Computing (Expeditions) program to provide the CISE research… Click for more$30M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/01/08
2019/01/2218-513 Major Research Instrumentation Program The Major Research Instrumentation (MRI) Program serves to increase access to multi-user scientific and engineering instrumentation for research and research training in our Nation’s institutions of higher education and not-for-profit scientific/engineering research organizations. An MRI award supports the acquisition or development of a multi-user research instrument that is, in general, too cost… Click for more$75M ($4M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/05/29
2019/02/0518-518 National Robotics Initiative 2.0: Ubiquitous Collaborative Robots The NRI-2.0 program builds upon the original National Robotics Initiative (NRI) program to support fundamental research in the United States that will accelerate the development and use of collaborative robots (co-robots) that work beside or cooperatively with people. The focus of the NRI-2.0 program is on ubiquity, which in this context means seamless integration of co-robots to assist humans in … Click for more$35M ($1.5M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/05/29
2019/02/0618-507 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 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 … Click for more$36.1M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/02/16
2019/02/1117-521 Algorithms for Modern Power Systems The Algorithms for Modern Power Systems (AMPS) program will support research projects to develop the next generation of mathematical and statistical algorithms for improvement of the security, reliability, and efficiency of the modern power grid. The program is a partnership between the Division of Mathematical Sciences (DMS) at the National Science Foundation (NSF) and the Office of Electricity D… Click for more$1.2M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/03/05
2019/02/1416-547 Innovation Corps – National Innovation Network Sites Program The National Science Foundation (NSF) seeks to develop and nurture a national innovation ecosystem that builds upon research to guide the output of scientific discoveries closer to the development of technologies, products and processes that benefit society. In order tocontribute toa national innovation ecosystem, NSFestablished the NSF Innovation Corps Sites Program(NSF I-Corps Sites). Sites are … Click for more$2.5M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/02/16
2019/02/1417-504 Earth Sciences: Laboratory Technician Support The Instrumentation and Facilities Program in the Division of Earth Sciences (EAR/IF) supports meritorious requests for infrastructure that promotes research and education in areas supported by the Division (see http://www.nsf.gov/div/index.jsp?div=EAR). Under this solicitation EAR/IF will consider proposals for Laboratory Technician Support t… Click for more$750K ($750K)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/02/16
2019/02/2817-514 PFE: Research Initiation in Engineering Formation The PFE: Research Initiation in Engineering Formation (PFE: RIEF) program has two goals: 1) Support research in the Professional Formation of Engineers (PFE), and 2) Increase the community of researchers conducting PFE research. PIs are expected to have little or no experience conducting social science research. PFE: RIEF is not intended for established researchers in engineering education or othe… Click for more$3M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/03/05
2019/03/1217-533 Innovation Corps – Nodes Program The National Science Foundation (NSF) seeks to further develop and nurture a national innovation ecosystem that builds upon fundamental research to guide the output of scientific discoveries closer to the development of technologies, products, processes and services that benefit society. The goal of the program is to dramatically reduce the period of time necessary to bring a promising idea from i… Click for more$8M ($1.2M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/04/17
2019/03/2717-527 NSF Scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Program A well-educated science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) workforce is a significant contributor to maintaining the competitiveness of the U.S. in the global economy. The National Science Foundation (NSF) Scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (S-STEM) program addresses the need for a high quality STEM workforce in STEM disciplines supported by the program… Click for more$95M ($5M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/04/17
2019/07/12BAA-RQKD-2014-0001 Open Innovation and Collaboration Open innovation is a methodology to capitalize on diverse, often non-traditional talents and insights, wherever they reside, to solve problems. Commercial industry has proven open innovation to be an effective and efficient mechanism to overcome seemingly impossible technology and/or new product barriers. AFRL has actively and successfully participated in collaborative open innovation efforts. Whi… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
Air Force — Research Lab
(DOD-AFRL)
2016/08/22
2020/11/23BAA-RVKV-2015-0003 AFRL RD/RV University Cooperative Agreement This is a 5 year, open BAA. The AFRL Directed Energy Directorate (RD) and Space Vehicles Directorate (RV) are interested in receiving proposals under this announcement in order to establish university Cooperative Agreements (CA) to provide funds to students/professors in a timely manner for the purpose of engaging U.S./U.S. territories’ colleges and universities in directed energy and space vehicl… Click for more$24.5M (TBD)
Air Force — Research Lab
(DOD-AFRL)
2016/08/22
2021/01/31DE-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)
2016/08/22
2021/04/19BAA-AFRL-RQKMA-2016-0007 Air Force Research Laboratory, Materials & Manufacturing Directorate, Functional Materials and Applications (AFRL/RXA) Two-Step Open BAA Air Force Research Laboratory, Materials & Manufacturing Directorate is soliciting White Papers and potentially technical and cost proposals under this two-step Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) that is open for a period of five (5) years. Functional Materials technologies that are of interest to the Air Force range from materials and scientific discovery through technology development and transitio… Click for more$42.5M ($5M)
Air Force — Research Lab
(DOD-AFRL)
2016/08/22
TBDDE-FOA-0001593 Notice of Intent to Issue Funding Opportunity Announcement Clean Energy Manufacturing Innovation Institute for Reducing EMbodied-energy And Decreasing Emissions (REMADE) in Materials Manufacturing The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) intends to issue, on behalf of the Advanced Manufacturing Office (AMO), a Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) entitled “Clean Energy Manufacturing Innovation Institute for Reducing EMbodied-energy And Decreasing Emissions (REMADE) in Materials Manufacturing.” (DE-FOA-0001594) This FOA supports the establishment of a Clean Energy Manufa… Click for more$70M ($70M)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2016/08/22
TBDDE-FOA-0001701 FY17 Vehicle Technologies Program Wide Funding Opportunity Announcement The purpose of this Notice of Intent is to provide potential applicants advance notice that the Department of Energy, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy intends to issue, on behalf of the Vehicle Technologies Office, a Funding Opportunity Announcement, number DE-FOA-0001629 entitled “FY 2017 Vehicle Technologies Program Wide Funding Opportunity Announcement”. PLEASE NOTE THAT NO APPL… Click for more$47.2M ($8M)
National Energy Technology Laboratory
(DOE-NETL)
2017/01/03
TBDDE-FOA-0001706 Notice of Intent to Issue Funding Opportunity Announcement entitled FY 2017 Vehicle Technologies Deployment Funding Opportunity Announcement The purpose of this Notice of Intent is to provide potential applicants advance notice that the Department of Energy, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy intends to issue, on behalf of the Vehicle Technologies Office, a Funding Opportunity Announcement, number DE-FOA-0001639 entitled “FY 2017 Vehicle Technologies Deployment Funding Opportunity Announcement”. PLEASE NOTE THAT NO APPLIC… Click for more$16M ($5M)
National Energy Technology Laboratory
(DOE-NETL)
2017/01/03
TBD16-596 Condensed Matter and Materials Theory CMMT supports theoretical and computational materials research in the topical areas represented in DMR’s core or individual investigator programs, which include: Condensed Matter Physics (CMP), Biomaterials (BMAT), Ceramics (CER), Electronic and Photonic Materials (EPM), Metals and Metallic Nanostructures (MMN), Polymers (POL), and Solid State and Materials Chemistry (SSMC). The program supports f… Click for more$15M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/01/03
TBD16-614 Plant Genome Research Program The Plant Genome Research Program (PGRP) supports genome-scale research in plant genomics that addresses challenging questions of biological importance and of relevance to society. The Program encourages the development of innovative tools, technologies and resources that push the boundaries of research capabilities and permit the community to answer seemingly intractable and pressing questions on… Click for more$15M ($10M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/05/29
TBDDE-FOA-0001807 Notice of Intent to Issue Funding Opportunity Announcement entitled FY 2017 Vehicle Technologies Office Batteries and Electrification to Enable Extreme Fast Charging Funding Opportunity Announcement The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) intends to issue, on behalf of the Vehicle Technologies Office (VTO), a Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) entitled “Fiscal Year 2017 Vehicle Technologies Office Batteries and Electrification to Enable Extreme Fast Charging Funding Opportunity Announcement”. PLEASE NOTE THAT NO APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED THROUGH THIS NOTICE. Please… Click for more$15M ($5M)
National Energy Technology Laboratory
(DOE-NETL)
2017/09/18
TBD18-500 Condensed Matter and Materials Theory CMMT supports theoretical and computational materials research in the topical areas represented in DMR’s Topical Materials Research Programs (these are also variously known as Individual Investigator Award (IIA) Programs, or Core Programs, or Disciplinary Programs), which include: Condensed Matter Physics (CMP), Biomaterials (BMAT), Ceramics (CER), Electronic and Photonic Materials (EPM), Metals a… Click for more$15M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/10/12
TBD15-553 Software Infrastructure for Sustained Innovation – S2I2 SoftwareInfrastructure for Sustained Innovation (SI2) is a long-term investment focused on realizing a portion of the Cyberinfrastructure Framework for 21st Century Science and Engineering (CIF21, http://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=504730) vision and catalyzing new thinking, paradigms and practices in science and eng… Click for more$13.5M ($20M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2016/08/22
TBD17-559 Innovation Corps – National Innovation Network Teams Program (I-CorpsTM Teams) The National Science Foundation (NSF) seeks to develop and nurture a national innovation ecosystem that builds upon fundamental research to guide the output to facilitate the application of scientific discoveries closer to the development of technologies, products and processes that benefit society. In order to maintain, strengthen and grow a national innovation ecosystem, NSF has established the … Click for more$12.8M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/05/22
TBD18-515 Innovation Corps – National Innovation Network Teams Program (I-CorpsTM Teams) The National Science Foundation (NSF) seeks to develop and nurture a national innovation ecosystem that builds upon fundamental research to guide the output to facilitate the application of scientific discoveries closer to the development of technologies, products and processes that benefit society. In order to maintain, strengthen and grow a national innovation ecosystem, NSF has established the … Click for more$12.8M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/11/20
TBD16-597 Ceramics This program supports fundamental scientific research in ceramics (e.g., oxides, carbides, nitrides and borides), glass-ceramics, inorganic glasses, ceramic-based composites and inorganic carbon-based materials. Projects should be centered on experiments; inclusion of computational and theory components are encouraged. The objective of the program is to increase fundamental understanding and to de… Click for more$10M ($160K)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/06/11
TBDDE-FOA-0001749 Notice of Intent to Issue Funding Opportunity Announcement entitled Flexible Combined Heat and Power Systems for Grid Support. The purpose of this Notice of Intent is to provide potential applicants advance notice that the Department of Energy, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy intends to issue, on behalf of the Advanced Manufacturing Office, a Funding Opportunity Announcement, number DE-FOA-0001750 entitled Flexible Combined Heat and Power Systems for Grid Support. PLEASE NOTE THAT NO APPLICATIONS WILL BE … Click for more$10M ($1.5M)
National Energy Technology Laboratory
(DOE-NETL)
2018/02/06
TBDDE-FOA-0001612 HydroNEXT FOA: Innovative Technologies to Advance Non-Powered Dam and Pumped-Storage Hydropower Deve The complete Notice of Intent can be viewed on the EERE Exchange website – https://eere-exchange.energy.gov The purpose of this notice is to inform potential applicants that EERE intends to issue DE-FOA-0001455 “HydroNEXT FOA: Innovative Technologies to Advance Non-Powered Dam and Pumped-Storage Hydropower Development.” The overall objective of this FOA is to further the development of non-powered… Click for more$9.8M ($1.5M)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2016/08/22
TBDPD-17-1406 Thermal Transport Processes The Thermal Transport Processes program is part of the Transport Phenomena cluster, which includes also 1) Combustion and Fire Systems; 2) Fluid Dynamics; and 3) Particulate and Multiphase Processes. The Thermal Transport Processes (TTP) program supports engineering research projects that lay the foundation for new discoveries in thermal transport phenomena. These projects should either develop ne… Click for more$7M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/06/11
TBDDE-FOA-0001340 Notice of Intent to Issue Funding Opportunity Announcement: Industrial Assessment Centers Technical Field Manager The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) intends to issue, on behalf of the Advanced Manufacturing Office (AMO), a Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) entitled Industrial Assessment Centers Technical Field Manager (DE-FOA-0001679). This FOA supports EERE AMO technical assistance activities. As background, the Industrial Assessment Center (IAC) program is a resource conservati… Click for more$5M ($5M)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2017/01/03
TBDPD-18-1407 Combustion and Fire Systems TheCombustion and Fire Systemsprogram is part of theTransport Phenomenacluster, which also includes: 1) Fluid Dynamics; 2) Particulate and Multiphase Processes; and 3) Thermal Transport Processes. The goal of theCombustion and Fire Systemsprogram is to advance energy conversion efficiency, improve energy security, enable cleaner environments, and enhance public safety. The program endeavors to cre… Click for more$4.7M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/05/29
TBDPD-17-1179 Biological and Environmental Interactions of Nanoscale Materials The Biological and Environmental Interactions of Nanoscale Materials program is part of the Environmental Engineering and Sustainability cluster, which includes also 1) Environmental Engineering; and 2) Environmental Sustainability. The goal of theBiological and Environmental Interactions of Nanoscale Materials program is to support research toadvance fundamental and quantitative understanding of … Click for more$4.6M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/03/28
TBDDE-FOA-0001709 Notice of Intent to Issue Funding Opportunity Announcement: Extending Industrial Assessment Centers to Underserved Areas The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) intends to issue, on behalf of the Advanced Manufacturing Office (AMO), a Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) entitled “Extending Industrial Assessment Centers to Underserved Areas (DE-FOA-0001704).” This FOA supports EERE AMO technical assistance activities. As background, the goal of the Industrial Assessment Center (IAC) program is … Click for more$4.1M ($680K)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2017/01/03
TBDDE-FOA-0001814 NOI – Fluid Power Off -Road The purpose of this Notice of Intent is to provide potential applicants advance notice that the Department of Energy, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy intends to issue, on behalf of the Vehicle Technologies Office, a Funding Opportunity Announcement, number DE-FOA-0001814 titled “Energy Efficiency R&D for Fluid-Power Systems in Off-Road Vehicles”. The objective of the FOA is to res… Click for more$4M ($4M)
National Energy Technology Laboratory
(DOE-NETL)
2017/10/03
TBDPD-18-1417 Process Separations The Process Separations program is part of the Chemical Process Systems cluster, which includes also 1) Catalysis; 2) Process Systems, Reaction Engineering, and Molecular Thermodynamics; and 3) Energy for Sustainability. The Process Separations program supports research focused on novel methods and materials for separation processes, such as those central to the chemical, biochemical, bioprocessin… Click for more$3.2M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/08/08
TBDPD-19-1417 Molecular Separations The Molecular Separations program is part of the Chemical Process Systems cluster, which also includes 1) Catalysis; 2) Electrochemical Systems; and 3) Process Systems, Reaction Engineering, and Molecular Thermodynamics. The Molecular Separations program supports research focused on novel methods and materials for separation processes, such as those central to the chemical, biochemical, bioprocess… Click for more$3.2M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/05/29
TBDDE-FOA-0001558 Lighting Alternatives Maximizing Performance & Suitability (LAMPS) Amendment 000001 to DE-FOA-0001558. To view the changes associated with this amendment, please refer to the EERE Exchange website. The U.S. DOE Building Technologies Office Emerging Technologies program is announcing the availability of up to 3 million dollars in funding to develop energy efficient replacement lamps in general illumination applications. DOE seeks projects to develop suitable repla… Click for more$3M ($1.5M)
National Energy Technology Laboratory
(DOE-NETL)
2016/08/22
TBDBAA-AFR-SD-2018 The USAID BAA for Sustainable Development in Sub-Saharan Africa This Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) seeks opportunities to co-create, co-design, co-invest, and collaborate in the research, development, piloting, testing, and scaling of innovative, practical and cost-effective interventions that address development challenges in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) invites interested parties to participate wi… Click for more$3M (TBD)
Agency for International Development
(USAID)
2018/05/29
TBD18-525 Re-entry to Active Research Program The Division of Chemical, Bioengineering, Environmental, and Transport Systems (CBET) is conducting a Re-entry to Active Research (RARE) program to reengage, retrain, and broaden participation within the academic workforce. The primary objective of the RARE program is to catalyze the advancement along the academic tenure-track of highly meritorious individuals who are returning from a hiatus from … Click for more$1.2M ($300K)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/12/15
TBDDE-FOA-0001711 Notice of Intent (NOI) to Issue a Request for Applications (RFA) entitled “Fiscal Year 17 Biomass Research and Development Initiative (BRDI) The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) in conjunction with the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE), Bioenergy Technologies Office (BETO) intends to issue a Request for Applications (RFA) entitled “Fiscal Year 17 Biomass Research and Development Initiative (BRDI).” For fiscal year (FY) 2017, t… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2017/01/17
TBDDE-FOA-0001707 Notice of Intent (NOI) DE-FOA-0001707 to Issue Funding Opportunity Announcement No. DE-FOA-0001689 The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) intends to issue, on behalf of the Bioenergy Technologies Office and the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) – National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA), a Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) entitled “Integrated Biorefinery Optimization”. This FOA will support research and development of technologies that will improve the qu… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2017/01/03
TBDDE-FOA-0001708 Notice of Intent (NOI) DE-FOA-0001708 for Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) DE-FOA-0001628 “Productivity Enhanced Algae and Tool-Kits (PEAK)” This FOA will support an applied research focus on biological variables which contribute most greatly to the modeled minimum fuel selling price of algal biofuels. These biological variables include: biomass productivity; biomass composition (e.g., lipid, protein, and carbohydrate content); predation and pathogen resistance; halotolerance; heat and cold tolerance; and high-intensity light (i.e., di… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2017/01/03
TBDDE-FOA-0001684 Marine and Hydrokinetic Technology Development and Advancement This Notice is issued so that interested parties are aware of EERE’s intention to issue DE-FOA-0001663: “Marine and Hydrokinetic Technology Development and Advancement” in the near term. All of the information contained in this Notice is subject to change. EERE will not respond to questions concerning this Notice. Once the FOA has been released, EERE will provide an avenue for potential Applicants… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2017/01/03
TBDDE-FOA-0001642 Geothermal Deep Direct-Use Feasibility Studies This Notice is issued so that interested parties are aware of EERE’s intention to issue DE-FOA-0001601: “Geothermal Deep Direct-Use Feasibility Studies” in the near term. All of the information contained in this Notice is subject to change. EERE will not respond to questions concerning this Notice. Once the FOA has been released, EERE will provide an avenue for potential Applicants to submit quest… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2016/11/07
TBDDE-FOA-0001690 Notice of Intent to issue Funding Opportunity Announcement DE-FOA-0001630: Building America Industry Partnerships for High Performance Housing Innovation – 2017 The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) intends to issue, on behalf of the Building Technologies Office (BTO), a Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) entitled “Building America Industry Partnerships for High Performance Housing Innovation – 2017”. This FOA supports the Building America Program which is the BTO Residential Building Integration (RBI) Program’s premier applied r… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2016/10/24
TBDDE-FOA-0001680 Notice of Intent (NOI) DE-FOA-0001680 to Issue Funding Opportunity Announcement DE-FOA-0001647 The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) intends to issue, on behalf of the Fuel Cell Technologies Office (FCTO), a Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) entitled “Fuel Cell Technologies Office Annual FOA”. The FCTO is a key component of the Department of Energy’s (DOE) EERE portfolio. Fuel cells powered by hydrogen from renewable or low-carbon resources can lead to substantial… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2016/10/12
TBDDE-FOA-0001672 Assisting Federal Facilities with Energy Conservation Technologies (AFFECT) 2017 The purpose of this notice is to provide potential applicants advance notice that the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE), U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) intends to issue, on behalf of the Federal Energy Management Program (FEMP), a Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) entitled “Assisting Federal Facilities with Energy Conservation Technologies (AFFECT) 2017”. (DE-FOA-000166… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2016/10/12
TBDDE-FOA-0001659 Notice of Intent to Issue: DE-FOA-0001660 – Deployment of Clean Energy and Energy Efficiency Projects on Indian Lands – 2016 Notice of Intent to Issue: Funding Opportunity Announcement No. DE-FOA-0001660 – Deployment of Clean Energy and Energy Efficiency Projects on Indian Lands – 2016 The Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Office of Indian Energy Policy and Programs (Office of Indian Energy) is charged by Congress under the Indian Tribal Energy Development and Self Determination Act of 2005 (Energy Policy Act of 2005 (EPAc… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2016/09/28
TBDDE-FOA-0001623 Notice of Intent (NOI) DE-FOA-0001623 to Issue Funding Opportunity Announcement DE-FOA-0001461 The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) intends to issue, on behalf of the Bioenergy Technology Office (BETO) and Vehicle Technologies Office (VTO), a Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) entitled “Co-Optimization of Fuels and Engines.” The FOA will be restricted to U.S. Institutions of Higher Education (as defined in 20 U.S.C. Section 1001, and in accordance with 2 C.F.R Sec… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2016/08/22
TBDDE-FOA-0001557 General Service Lamps Research and Development The Emerging Technologies (ET) Program of the United States (U.S.) Department of Energy (DOE) Building Technologies Office (BTO) is seeking information from the public on incandescent lamps in general illumination applications. The ET Program supports applied research and development (R&D) for technologies and systems that contribute to reductions in building energy consumption and helps to enable… Click for moreTBD ($1.5M)
National Energy Technology Laboratory
(DOE-NETL)
2016/08/22
TBDDE-SOL-0008246 RFI – DOE R University, National Laboratory, Industry, and International Entities Input to the Office of Nuclear 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.g… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
Department of Energy
(DOE)
2016/08/22
TBDDE-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)
Department of Energy
(DOE)
2016/08/22
TBDDE-FOA-0001426 Notice of Intent to Issue Funding Opportunity Announcement No. DE-FOA-00001395: Building America Industry Partnerships for High Performance Housing Innovation The purpose of this Notice is to provide potential applicants advance notice that the Building Technology Office, on behalf of the DOE Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE), intends to issue a Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) titled, “Building America Industry Partnerships for High Performance Housing Innovation”. NO APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED THROUGH THIS NOTICE. Please… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2016/08/22
TBDPD-08-1986 Chemistry Research Experiences for Undergraduates The Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) program supports active research participation by undergraduate students in any of the areas of research funded by the National Science Foundation. The NSF Division of Chemistry funds about 20-25 REU Sites a year (depending on the availability of funds) as part of the NSF-wide REU activity. Projects involve students in meaningful ways in ongoing re… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2016/08/22
TBDDE-FOA-0001846 Notice of Intent: Energy Infrastructure Deployment on Tribal Lands – 2018 Notice of Intent to Issue Funding Opportunity Announcement No. DE-FOA-0001847 Energy Infrastructure Deployment on Tribal Lands – 2018 The Department of Energy’s(DOE’s)Office of Indian Energy is charged by Congress under the Indian Tribal Energy Development and Self Determination Act of 2005 (Energy Policy Act of 2005 (EPAct 2005, Title V, Section 502, codified at 42 USC Section 7144e and 25 USC Se… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2017/11/14
TBDDE-FOA-0001910 Notice of Intent: Marine and Hydrokinetic Technology Advancement and Data Dissemination Complete information, including the full Notice of Intent, (NOI) can be found on the EERE Exchange website: https://eere-exchange.energy.gov/ The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) intends to issue, on behalf of the Water Power Technologies Office (WPTO), a Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) entitled “Marine and Hydrokinetic Technology Advancement and Data Dissemination”. … Click for moreTBD (TBD)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2018/04/17
TBDDE-FOA-0001932 RFI: Pathways to Success for Next-Generation Supersized Wind Turbine Blades Complete information on this RFI can be found on the EERE Exchange website – https://eere-exchange.energy.gov The Wind Energy Technologies Office (WETO) operates within the Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE). WETO’s mission is to lead the nation’s efforts to research and develop innovative technologies, lower the costs and accelerate the developmen… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2018/05/29
TBD2016-NIST-MSE-01 Measurement Science and Engineering (MSE) Research Grant Programs NIST is soliciting applications for financial assistance within the following NIST Laboratory grant programs: (1) the Material Measurement Laboratory (MML) Grant Program; (2) the Physical Measurement Laboratory (PML) Grant Program; (3) the Engineering Laboratory (EL) Grant Program;(4) the Fire Research (FR) Grant Program;(5) the Information Technology Laboratory (ITL) Grant Program;(6) the Communi… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Institute of Standards and Technology
(DOC-NIST)
2017/06/05
TBDCOSIA – 11 Online Water Hardness Analyzer The COSIA Water Environmental Priority Area Steering Committee invites proposals for online water hardness analyzer technologies to detect total and dissolved hardness from Cyclic Steam Stimulation (CSS) or Steam Assisted Gravity Drainage (SAGD) boiler feed water to improve the environmental performance of the oil sands. They are seeking improvements to existing techniques and laboratory-based ana… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
COSIA
(COSIA)
2017/05/22
TBDCOSIA – 12 Passive Organics Treatment Technology The COSIA Water Environmental Priority Area Steering Committee has identified a need for technologies to passively treat dissolved organic compounds present in Oil Sands Process Water (OSPW). They are seeking improvement to existing or new non-mechanical technologies to improve environmental performance in the mineable oil sands industry. The successful technology will: • Work in a Northern Climat… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
COSIA
(COSIA)
2017/05/22
TBDCOSIA – 14 High Temperature Membrane Demineralizationof Recovered Water The Water Environmental Priority Area Steering Committee invites proposals for membrane demineralizationtechnologies operating above 85⁰C to replace part of or the entire SAGD water treatment train. Two applications,possibly sequential are seen; feed water for once-thru-steam generators (lower quality), and feed water for drumboilers (higher quality).The successful technology will:Meet one or… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
COSIA
(COSIA)
2017/05/22
TBDCOSIA – 15 Alternative Silica Removal Technologies The COSIA Water Environmental Priority Area Steering Committee invites proposals for silica removal technologiesto remove silica from Steam Assisted Gravity Drainage (SAGD) produced water, to improve the environmentalperformance of the oil sands. Proposals based on work that is a proven concept are desired.The successful technology will:• Meet the water quality specification below• SiO2 <50 m... Click for moreTBD (TBD)
COSIA
(COSIA)
2017/05/22
TBDCOSIA – 2 Quantification of Area Fugitive Emissions Transformative, cost-effective technologies to accurately and precisely quantify area fugitive greenhouse gas emissions from oil sands tailings ponds and mine faces. COSIA’s GHG EPA is sponsoring this challenge. Our aspiration is to produce our oil with lower greenhouse gas emissions than other sources of oil.TBD (TBD)
COSIA
(COSIA)
2017/05/08
TBDCOSIA – 3 Direct Hot Water Production for an Oil Sands Mining & Extraction Process Replace conventional hot water production approaches, which use economizers or low grade steam, in either new or existing mining operations. COSIA’s GHG EPA is sponsoring this challenge. Our aspiration is to produce our oil with lower greenhouse gas emissions than other sources of oil.TBD (TBD)
COSIA
(COSIA)
2017/05/08
TBDCOSIA – 4 New High Efficiency Industrial Gas Boiler New steam generator technologies to replace existing steam generators in the existing process configuration. COSIA’s GHG EPA is sponsoring this challenge. Our aspiration is to produce our oil with lower greenhouse gas emissions than other sources of oil.TBD (TBD)
COSIA
(COSIA)
2017/05/08
TBDCOSIA – 5 Higher Value Use of Low Grade Heat Technologies that create value from excess low grade heat resulting from Steam Assisted Gravity Drainage (SAGD) oil sandsproduction and/or related surface facility operations. COSIA’s GHG EPA is sponsoring this challenge. Our aspiration is to produce our oil with lower greenhouse gas emissions than other sources of oil.TBD (TBD)
COSIA
(COSIA)
2017/05/08
TBDCOSIA – 6 Enrichment of Combustion Air Technology able to produce combustion air enriched in oxygen. COSIA’s GHG EPA is sponsoring this challenge. Our aspiration is to produce our oil with lower greenhouse gas emissions than other sources of oil.TBD (TBD)
COSIA
(COSIA)
2017/05/08
TBDCOSIA – 7 Natural Gas Decarbonization Technologies that will partially or completely remove the carbon content of natural gas. COSIA’s GHG EPA is sponsoring this challenge. Our aspiration is to produce our oil with lower greenhouse gas emissions than other sources of oil.TBD (TBD)
COSIA
(COSIA)
2017/05/08
TBDCOSIA – 8 Water and Energy Recovery from Flue Gas The technology will provide valuable high grade heat to be integrated into the processing facility and produce clean water as condensate that can be used for steam production. COSIA’s GHG EPA is sponsoring this challenge. Our aspiration is to produce our oil with lower greenhouse gas emissions than other sources of oil.TBD (TBD)
COSIA
(COSIA)
2017/05/08
TBDCOSIA – 9 New Heat Exchanger Technology Technology which could replace heat exchanger technology in either new or existing thermal in situ operations. COSIA’s GHG EPA is sponsoring this challenge. Our aspiration is to produce our oil with lower greenhouse gas emissions than other sources of oil.TBD (TBD)
COSIA
(COSIA)
2017/05/08
TBDCOSIA – 10 Energy from Pressure Letdown Technology which could capture energy, likely power, at a small scale (e.g. 500 KW– 3 MW) when delivering high or medium pressure energy source through pressure let downs. COSIA’s GHG EPA is sponsoring this challenge. Our aspiration is to produce our oil with lower greenhouse gas emissions than other sources of oil.TBD (TBD)
COSIA
(COSIA)
2017/05/08
TBDCOSIA – 1 Post Combustion CO2 Capture from Natural GasCombustion Flue Gas Looking for new transformative technology to capture CO2 from flue gas streams from natural gas combustion in a once through steam generator (OTSG) or potentially a gas turbine. COSIA’s GHG EPA is sponsoring this challenge. Our aspiration is to produce our oil with lower greenhouse gas emissions than other sources of oil.TBD (TBD)
COSIA
(COSIA)
2017/05/08
TBDRFA-OAA-17-00007 Energy Utility Partnership Program (EUPP) USAID anticipates awarding a five-year cooperative agreement to strengthen the capacity of utility executives and employees in USAID assisted countries to effectively manage and operate power systems, run financially viable businesses, and integrate different types of energy resources into their power grids. These partnerships will bring together professionals/peers to share and discuss real world… Click for moreTBD ($20M)
Agency for International Development
(USAID)
2017/02/13
TBDPD-16-1636 Geotechnical Engineering and Materials The Geotechnical Engineering and Materials Program (GEM) supports fundamental research in soil and rock mechanics and dynamics in support of physical civil infrastructure systems. Also supported is research on improvement of the engineering properties of geologic materials for infrastructure use by mechanical, biological, thermal, chemical, and electrical processes. The Program supports the tradit… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/10/03
TBDPD-98-1524 Atmospheric Chemistry Supports research to measure and model the concentration and distribution of gases and aerosols in the atmosphere. Also, supports research on chemical reactions among atmospheric species; sources and sinks of important trace gases and aerosols; transport of gases and aerosols throughout the atmosphere; atmospheric photochemistry, heterogeneous reactions, aqueous-phase chemistry and aerosol process… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/01/03
TBDPD-17-7684 Cyberinfrastructure for Emerging Science and Engineering Research The overall goal of the Cyberinfrastructure for Emerging Science and Engineering Research (CESER) program is to foster the development of innovative cyberinfrastructure (CI) technologies and new means of leveraging existing CI resources to catalyze emerging areas of potentially transformative science and engineering research, including NSF priority areas, national strategic initiatives, and intern… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/01/03
TBDPD-98-1521 Aeronomy The Aeronomy Program supports research from the mesosphere to the outer reaches of the thermosphere and all regions of the Earth’s ionosphere. The Aeronomy Program seeks to understand phenomena of ionization, recombination, chemical reaction, photo emission, and the transport of energy, and momentum within and between these regions.The program also supports research into the coupling of this globa… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/06/19
TBDPD-98-1522 Physical and Dynamic Meteorology Physical and Dynamic Meteorology supports research involving studies of cloud physics; atmospheric electricity; radiation; boundary layer and turbulence; the initiation, growth, and propagation of gravity waves; all aspects of mesoscale meteorological phenomena, including their morphological, thermodynamic, and kinematic structure; development of mesoscale systems and precipitation processes; and … Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/01/03
TBDPD-98-1523 Solar Terrestrial Supports research on the processes by which energy in diverse forms is generated by the Sun, transported to the Earth, and ultimately deposited in the terrestrial environment. Major topics include space weather impacts, helioseismology, the solar dynamo, the solar activity cycle, magnetic flux emergence, solar flares and eruptive activity, coronal mass ejections, solar wind heating, solar energeti… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/06/19
TBDPD-17-1636 Geotechnical Engineering and Materials The Geotechnical Engineering and Materials Program (GEM) supports fundamental research in soil and rock mechanics and dynamics in support of physical civil infrastructure systems. Also supported is research on improvement of the engineering properties of geologic materials for infrastructure use by mechanical, biological, thermal, chemical, and electrical processes. The Program supports the tradit… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/01/03
TBDPD-16-7222 Crosscutting Activities Program in Materials Research The Crosscutting Activities Program in Materials Research (XC) coordinates and supports crosscutting activities within the Division of Materials Research (DMR) and more broadly across NSF. Many XC activities are co-funded with other NSF units. Diversity: Activities that focus on broadening participation of underrepresented groups are supported. It is recommended that you contact one of the Program… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/08/23
TBDN00173-16-R-BA01 NRL WIDE BROAD AGENCY ANNOUNCEMENT The Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) is the Navy’s corporate laboratory. NRL conducts basic and applied research for the Navy in a variety of scientific and technical disciplines. The basic research program is driven by perceptions about future requirements of the Navy.TBD (TBD)
Naval Research Laboratory
(DOD-ONR-NRL)
2016/08/22
TBDBAA-AFR-SD-2016 The USAID BAA for Sustainable Development in Sub-Saharan Africa This Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) seeks opportunities to co-create, co-design, co-invest, and collaborate in the research, development, piloting, testing, and scaling of innovative, practical and cost-effective interventions that address development challenges in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) invites interested parties to participate wi… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
Agency for International Development
(USAID)
2016/10/12
TBDPD-15-1636 Geotechnical Engineering and Materials The Geotechnical Engineering and Materials Program (GEM) supports fundamental research in soil and rock mechanics and dynamics in support of physical civil infrastructure systems. Also supported is research on improvement of the engineering properties of geologic materials by mechanical, biological, thermal, chemical, and electrical processes. The Program supports the traditional areas of foundati… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2016/08/22
TBDBAA-N00173-03 NRL WIDE BROAD AGENCY ANNOUNCEMENT BAA-N00173-03 The Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) is the Navy’s corporate laboratory. NRL conducts basic and applied research for the Navy in a variety of scientific and technical disciplines. The basic research program is driven by perceptions about future requirements of the Navy.TBD (TBD)
Naval Research Laboratory
(DOD-ONR-NRL)
2016/08/22
TBDBAA-N00173-02 NRL WIDE BROAD AGENCY ANNOUNCEMENT BAA-N00173-02 The Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) is the Navy’s corporate laboratory. NRL conducts basic and applied research for the Navy in a variety of scientific and technical disciplines. The basic research program is driven by perceptions about future requirements of the Navy.TBD (TBD)
Naval Research Laboratory
(DOD-ONR-NRL)
2016/08/22
TBDBAA-N00173-01 NRL WIDE BROAD AGENCY ANNOUNCEMENT BAA-N00173-01 The Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) is the Navy’s corporate laboratory. NRL conducts basic and applied research for the Navy in a variety of scientific and technical disciplines. The basic research program is driven by perceptions about future requirements of the Navy.TBD (TBD)
Naval Research Laboratory
(DOD-ONR-NRL)
2016/08/22
TBDPD-18-1179 Biological and Environmental Interactions of Nanoscale Materials The Biological and Environmental Interactions of Nanoscale Materials program is part of the Environmental Engineering and Sustainability cluster, which includes also 1) Environmental Engineering; and 2) Environmental Sustainability. The goal of theBiological and Environmental Interactions of Nanoscale Materials program is to support research toadvance fundamental and quantitative understanding of … Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/08/08
TBDHR001117S0054 Electronics Resurgence Initiative: Page 3 Investments Design Thrust Amendment 01: The purpose of this amendment is to make administrative changes as highlighted in yellow in the attached. Original Synopsis Below: DARPA is soliciting innovative research proposals in the area of physical design of electronic circuits and systems. Proposed research should investigate innovative approaches that enable revolutionary advances in science, devices, or systems. The Design … Click for moreTBD (TBD)
DARPA – Microsystems Technology Office
(DOD-DARPA-MTO)
2017/10/03
TBDHR001117S0056 Electronics Resurgence Initiative: Page 3 Materials and Integration Amendment 01: The purpose of this amendment is to make administrative changes as highlighted in yellow in the attached. Original Synopsis Below: The overall goal of the Three Dimensional Monolithic System-on-a-Chip (3DSoC) program is to develop 3D monolithic technology that will enable > 50X improvement in SOC digital performance at power. 3DSOC aims to drive research in process, design tools, and… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
DARPA – Microsystems Technology Office
(DOD-DARPA-MTO)
2017/10/03
TBDPD-19-1179 Biological and Environmental Interactions of Nanoscale Materials The Biological and Environmental Interactions of Nanoscale Materials program is part of the Environmental Engineering and Sustainability cluster, which also includes: 1) Environmental Engineering; and 2) Environmental Sustainability. The goal of the Biological and Environmental Interactions of Nanoscale Materials program is to support research to advance fundamental and quantitative understanding … Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/05/29