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: January 22, 2018

Close Date Description $Total ($Max)
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2018/01/24 DE-FOA-0001816 Advanced Components for 65% Combined-Cycle Efficiency, SCO2 Power Cycles and Advanced Modular Hybrid Heat Engines This FOA is soliciting applications to develop turbine based technology applicable to fossil fuels including coal derived synthesis gas, coal derived hydrogen and natural gas. The turbine based machinery and turbine based subsystems developed through this FOA will have direct application to coal gasification processes where coal derived synthesis gas or hydrogen are produced. Additionally, because… Click for more $51.9M ($500K)
National Energy Technology Laboratory
(DOE-NETL)
2017/11/20
2018/01/24 PD-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)
2017/10/03
2018/01/24 PD-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)
2017/10/03
2018/01/24 PD-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 more TBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/10/03
2018/01/24 PD-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 more TBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/10/03
2018/01/24 PD-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 more TBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/10/03
2018/01/24 PD-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 more TBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/10/03
2018/01/24 PD-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

TBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/11/14
2018/01/24 PD-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 more TBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/10/03
2018/01/24 PD-17-7479 Biomechanics and Mechanobiology The BMMB Program supports fundamental research in biomechanics and mechanobiology. An emphasis is placed on multiscale mechanics approaches in the study of organisms that integrate across molecular, cell, tissue, and organ domains. The influenceof in vivomechanical forces on cell and matrix biology in the histomorphogenesis, maintenance, regeneration, and aging of tissues is an important concern. … Click for more TBD ($400K)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/10/03
2018/01/24 PD-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 more TBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/10/03
2018/01/24 PD-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 more TBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/10/12
2018/01/24 PD-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 more TBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/10/03
2018/01/26 17-579 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)
2017/12/15
2018/01/26 18-502 EPSCoR Research Infrastructure Improvement Program: Track-2 Focused EPSCoR Collaborations (RII Track-2 FEC) The Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) is designed to fulfill the mandate of the National Science Foundation (NSF) to promote scientific progress nationwide. A jurisdiction is eligible to participate in EPSCoR programs if its level of NSF research support is equal to or less than 0.75 percent of the total NSF research and related activities budget for the most recent th… Click for more $7.5M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/10/31
2018/01/31 DE-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)
2017/12/15
2018/01/31 N00014-18-S-F004 Office of Naval Research (ONR) Navy and Marine Corps Department of Defense University Research-to-Adoption (DURA) Initiative The Defense University Research-to-Adoption (DURA) initiative will address the following technical challenges for defense operations: 1) Lithium-Ion Battery Safety and 2) Electrical Grid Resiliency, Reliability and Security. In addition, the DURA initiative will promote advancing university research from the laboratory to adoption by the defense and commercial sectors.Proposals may address one or … Click for more TBD (TBD)
Office of Naval Research
(DOD-ONR)
2017/11/14
2018/02/01 18-511 Partnerships for Innovation The NSF Partnerships for Innovation (PFI) Program within the Division of Industrial Innovation and Partnerships (IIP) offers researchers the opportunity to transform new knowledge into societal benefits through translational research and technology development efforts which catalyze partnerships to accelerate innovations that address significant societal needs. PFI has six broad goals: (1) identif… Click for more $16.8M ($750K)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/11/14
2018/02/02 17-599 Partnerships for Research and Education in Materials The DMR Partnerships for Research and Education in Materials Research (PREM) program aims to enable, build, and grow partnerships between minority-serving institutions and DMR-supported centers and/or facilities to increase recruitment, retention and degree attainment (which defines the PREM pathway) by members of those groups most underrepresented in materials research, and at the same time suppo… Click for more $3M ($700K)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/01/22
2018/02/05 18-513 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)
2017/11/14
2018/02/06 18-507 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)
2017/10/31
2018/02/07 NOAA-NWS-NWSPO-2018-2005325 Round 3 of Research to Operations Initiative: NGGPS and HFIP This program announcement is for projects to be conducted for a two-year period with an anticipated start date of September 1, 2018 unless otherwise directed. Eligible applicants are institutions of higher education and federally funded educational institutions such as the Naval Postgraduate School.The purpose of the NOAA Research to Operations (R2O) Initiative is to expand and accelerate critical… Click for more $3.5M ($200K)
Department of Commerce
(DOC)
2017/12/15
2018/02/07 NOAA-NWS-NWSPO-2018-2005317 Round 3 of Research to Operations Initiative: NOAA Testbeds This program announcement is for projects to be conducted for a two-year period with an anticipated start date of September 1, 2018 unless otherwise directed. All public or private sources may submit to this Federal Funding Opportunity; however, partnering with universities is highly encouraged. Eligible applicants are institutions of higher education; other nonprofits; commercial organizations; s… Click for more $1M ($200K)
Department of Commerce
(DOC)
2017/11/14
2018/02/07 HR001118S0014 Nascent Light-Matter Interactions (NLM) The Defense Sciences Office at the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is soliciting innovative research proposals that advance our knowledge and understanding of lightmatter interactions. In particular, DARPA seeks to develop new and systematic approaches to the design of engineered structures and materials that change how we manipulate electromagnetic waves and capitalize on nascen… Click for more TBD (TBD)
DARPA – Defense Sciences Office
(DOD-DARPA-DSO)
2017/12/15
2018/02/08 18-509 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)
2017/10/31
2018/02/08 17-504 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)
2017/04/10
2018/02/09 PD-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)
2017/10/03
2018/02/12 DE-FOA-0001858 OPEN 2018 The purpose of this modification is to incorporate changes to the Funding Opportunity Announcement, DE-FOA-0001858. Accordingly, this modification: Revised Content and Form requirements of Concept Papers. See Section IV.C of the FOA and Concept Paper Template. 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 wi… Click for more $100M ($10M)
Advanced Research Projects Agency Energy
(DOE-ARPAE)
2018/01/22
2018/02/12 17-511 EarthScope EarthScope is an Earth science program to explore the 4-dimensional structure of the North American continent. The EarthScope Program provides a framework for broad, integrated studies across the Earth sciences, including research on fault properties and the earthquake process, strain transfer, magmatic and hydrous fluids in the crust and mantle, plate boundary processes, large-scale continental d… Click for more $6M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/02/27
2018/02/12 18-514 NSF/CASIS Collaboration on Tissue Engineering on the International Space Station to Benefit Life on Earth The Division of Chemical, Bioengineering and Environmental Transport (CBET) in the Engineering Directorate of the National Science Foundation (NSF) is partnering with The Center for the Advancement of Science in Space (CASIS) to solicit research projects in the general field of tissue engineering that can utilize the International Space Station (ISS) National Lab to conduct research that will bene… Click for more $1.8M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/11/14
2018/02/12 17-521 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)
2017/10/12
2018/02/12 2018-NIST-SURF-01 Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) Program NIST is soliciting applications from eligible colleges and universities in the U.S. and its territories, nominating undergraduate students to participate in the SURF Program. The SURF Program will provide research opportunities for undergraduate students to work with NIST scientists and engineers, to expose the students to cutting-edge research and promote the pursuit of graduate degrees in scienc… Click for more TBD (TBD)
National Institute of Standards and Technology
(DOC-NIST)
2017/12/15
2018/02/13 18-505 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)
2017/10/31
2018/02/16 DE-FOA-0001664 FY 2017 Continuation of Solicitation for the Office of Science Financial Assistance Program The Office of Science (SC) of the Department of Energy hereby announces its continuing interest in receiving grant applications for support of work in the following program areas: Advanced Scientific Computing Research, Basic Energy Sciences, Biological and Environmental Research, Fusion Energy Sciences, High Energy Physics, and Nuclear Physics. On September 3, 1992, DOE published in the Federal R… Click for more TBD ($4M)
Office of Science
(PAMS-SC)
2018/01/22
2018/02/20 18-518 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)
2017/12/15
2018/02/22 17-514 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)
2017/05/08
2018/02/28 DE-FOA-0001450 Carbon Storage Assurance Facility Enterprise (CarbonSAFE): Storage Complex Facility The purpose of the FOA entitled Carbon Storage Assurance Facility Enterprise (CarbonSAFE): Storage Complex Feasibility is to solicit and competitively seek research and development projects which will perform the initial characterization of a storage complex identified as having high potential, to establish its feasibility for commercial storage (50+ million metric tons CO2). The objectives of thi… Click for more $54M ($10M)
National Energy Technology Laboratory
(DOE-NETL)
2017/09/18
2018/02/28 18-520 Smart and Connected Communities Communities in the United States (US) and around the world are entering a new era of transformation in which residents and their surrounding environments are increasingly connected through rapidly-changing intelligent technologies. This transformation offers great promise for improved wellbeing and prosperity, but poses significant challenges at the complex intersection of technology and society. … Click for more $19.2M ($3M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/12/15
2018/02/28 DE-FOA-0001845 Atmospheric System Research Atmospheric System Research (ASR) in the Climate and Environmental Sciences Division (CESD), Office of Biological and Environmental Research (BER) of the Office of Science (SC), U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), supports research on key cloud, aerosol, precipitation, and radiative transfer processes that affect the Earth’s radiative balance and hydrological cycle, especially processes that limit th… Click for more $8M ($700K)
Office of Science
(PAMS-SC)
2017/11/20
2018/02/28 DE-FOA-0001877 Notice of Intent to Issue Funding Opportunity Announcement entitled “Innovative Technology Development to Enhance Fossil Power System Operability, Reliability, and Economic Performance” The purpose of this Notice of Intent is to provide potential applicants advance notice that the Department of Energy, National Energy Technology Laboratory’s Crosscutting Research Program, plans to release a Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA), number DE-FOA-0001854 entitled “Innovative Technology Development to Enhance Fossil Power System Operability, Reliability, and Economic Performance.” Th… Click for more $2.8M (TBD)
National Energy Technology Laboratory
(DOE-NETL)
2018/01/22
2018/03/01 DE-FOA-0001855 Environmental System Science The Biological and Environmental Research (BER) program within the Office of Science (SC), U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) hereby announces its interest in receiving research applications for Environmental System Science (ESS). As part of the ESS program, the Terrestrial Ecosystem Science activity seeks to improve the understanding and representation of terrestrial ecosystems in ways that advance … Click for more $5M ($1M)
Office of Science
(PAMS-SC)
2017/12/15
2018/03/06 18-524 Improving Undergraduate STEM Education: Hispanic-Serving Institutions To enhance the quality of undergraduate STEM education at Hispanic-serving institutions (HSIs), the National Science Foundation (NSF) established the Improving Undergraduate STEM Education: Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSI Program), in response to the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2017 (P.L. 115-31) and the American Innovation and Competitiveness Act (P.L. 114-329). The HSI Program seeks to i… Click for more $30M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/12/15
2018/03/06 17-564 Centers for Chemical Innovation The Centers for Chemical Innovation (CCI) Program supportsresearch centersfocused on major, long-term fundamental chemical researchchallenges.CCIs that addressthese challenges will produce transformative research, lead to innovation, and attract broad scientific and public interest. CCIs are agile structures that can respond rapidly to emerging opportunities through enhanced collaborations. CCIs i… Click for more $9.4M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/10/31
2018/03/07 18-523 Critical Resilient Interdependent Infrastructure Systems and Processes This CRISP 2.0 solicitation responds both to national needs on the resilience of critical infrastructures and to increasing NSF emphasis on transdisciplinary research. In this context, the solicitation is one element of the NSF-wide Risk and Resilience activity, with the overarching goal of advancing knowledge in support of improvement of the nation’s infrastructure resilience.The devastating effe… Click for more $13.4M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/12/15
2018/03/13 18-526 EPSCoR Research Infrastructure Improvement Track 4: EPSCoR Research Fellows The Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) is designed to fulfill the mandate of the National Science Foundation (NSF) to promote scientific progress nationwide. A jurisdiction is eligible to participate in EPSCoR programs if its level of NSF research support is equal to or less than 0.75 percent of the total NSF research and related activities budget for the most recent th… Click for more $6M ($300K)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/12/15
2018/03/16 DE-FOA-0001868 Bioimaging Research and Approaches for Bioenergy The BER supports fundamental research to advance a predictive understanding of complex biological and environmental systems relevant to DOE energy missions. Starting with the genetic potential encoded by organisms’ genomes, BER-supported programs seek to define the principles that guide the translation of the genetic code into functional metabolism to understand, predict, manipulate and design bio… Click for more $15M ($500K)
Office of Science
(PAMS-SC)
2018/01/08
2018/03/16 NOAA-OAR-CPO-2018-2005445 Climate and Societal Interactions The mission of the NOAA Climate and Societal Interactions (CSI) research portfolio is to inform improvements in planning and preparedness in diverse socio-economic regions and sectors throughout the U.S. and abroad via the integration of knowledge and information about extreme weather and climate. Our research advances the nation’s understanding of climate-related risks and vulnerabilities across … Click for more TBD ($1M)
Department of Commerce
(DOC)
2017/12/15
2018/03/23 DE-FOA-0001865 Systems Biology of Bioenergy-Relevant Microbes to Enable Production of Next-Generation Biofuels and Bioproducts The DOE-BER Genomic Science program supports basic research aimed at identifying the foundational principles that drive biological systems. These principles govern the translation of the genetic code into integrated networks of proteins, enzymes, regulatory elements, and metabolite pools that are the functional processes of organisms including microbes and multispecies communities relevant to DOE … Click for more $24M ($500K)
Office of Science
(PAMS-SC)
2017/12/15
2018/03/26 DE-FOA-0001767 U.S. Offshore Wind Research and Development Consortium FOA Complete information can be found under Funding Opportunity Announcement DE-FOA-0001767 on the EERE Exchange website: eere-exchange.energy.gov The U.S. Offshore Wind Research and Development Consortium FOA solicits an administrator to establish and lead a voluntary consortium of members committed to shared public/private investment in collaborative R&D focused on realizing technology improvements … Click for more $18.5M ($18.5M)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2017/12/15
2018/03/28 17-527 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)
2017/05/22
2018/03/30 FA9550-18-S-B001 Department of Defense (DoD) Defense Enterprise Science Initiative (DESI) The Department of Defense (DoD) Defense Enterprise Science Initiative (DESI) is a pilot program that supports use-inspired basic research performed by university-industry teams. DESI is sponsored by the Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering (OASD/R&E), and is run in collaboration with the Air Force Research Lab (AFRL), the Air Force Office of Scientific Research… Click for more TBD ($6M)
Air Force Office of Scientific Research
(DOD-AFOSR)
2018/01/22
2018/04/02 BAA-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 ($100K)
Air Force — Research Lab
(DOD-AFRL)
2017/04/24
2018/04/04 DE-FOA-0001761 Early Career Research Program The Office of Science of the Department of Energy hereby invites grant applications for support under the Early Career Research Program in the following program areas: Advanced Scientific Computing Research (ASCR); Biological and Environmental Research (BER); Basic Energy Sciences (BES), Fusion Energy Sciences (FES); High Energy Physics (HEP), and Nuclear Physics (NP). The purpose of this program … Click for more $30M ($960K)
Office of Science
(PAMS-SC)
2018/01/08
2018/04/04 2018-NIST-SBIR-01 FY 2018 Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Program The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) invites small businesses to submit Phase I research applications under this Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO). Science and technology-based firms with strong research capabilities in any of the areas listed in Section 9 of this NOFO are encouraged to participate. Applications not addressing one of the subtopics in Section 9 are not respo… Click for more TBD (TBD)
National Institute of Standards and Technology
(DOC-NIST)
2018/01/22
2018/04/10 N00014-18-R-SN02 Enhanced Superconductors for Future Naval Applications The Office of Naval Research (ONR) is interested in receiving white papers and proposals in support of advancing high temperature superconducting wire technology for future naval applications. Work under this program will consist of basic and applied research, and it will be funded under Budget Activity 1 and 2 (as defined in DoD Financial Management Regulation Vol. 2B, Ch. 5). The overall S&T eff… Click for more TBD ($450K)
Office of Naval Research
(DOD-ONR)
2018/01/22
2018/04/11 DE-FOA-0001810 Energy Frontier Research Centers The Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Basic Energy Sciences (BES) announces a re-competition of the Energy Frontier Research Centers (EFRC) and encourages both new and renewal applications. Applications will be required to address priority research directions identified by the series of “Basic Research Needs” reports, the scientific grand challenges identified in the report Directing Matter a… Click for more $396M ($16M)
Office of Science
(PAMS-SC)
2017/12/15
2018/04/17 18-532 Cultivating Cultures for Ethical STEM Cultivating Cultures for Ethical STEM (CCE STEM)funds research projects that identify (1) factors that are effective in the formation of ethical STEM researchers and (2) approaches to developing those factors in all the fields of science and engineering that NSF supports. CCE STEM solicits proposals for research that explores the following: ‘What constitutesresponsible conduct for research (RCR), … Click for more $3.2M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/01/22
2018/04/18 18-531 Cyberinfrastructure for Sustained Scientific Innovation (CSSI) – Data and Software: The Cyberinfrastructure for Sustained Scientific Innovation (CSSI) umbrella program encompasses the long-running Data Infrastructure Building Blocks (DIBBs) and Software Infrastructure for Sustained Innovation (SI2) programs, as NSF seeks to enable funding opportunities that are flexible and responsive to the evolving and emerging needs in data and software cyberinfrastructure. The CSSI umbrella p… Click for more $34M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/01/22
2018/04/20 DE-FOA-0001857 Plant Feedstock Genomics for Bioenergy: A Joint Research Funding Opportunity Announcement USDA, DOE The U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Science, Office of Biological and Environmental Research (OBER), and the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA), hereby announce their interest in receiving applications for genomics- based research that will lead to the improved use of plant biomass and feedstocks for the production of biofuels and renewab… Click for more $6M ($400K)
Office of Science
(PAMS-SC)
2018/01/22
2018/05/14 N66001-17-S-3601 C4ISR, Information Operations and Information Technology System Research **For the purposes of Grants and Cooperative Agreements (i.e. assistance vehicles), this is a closed BAA with Calls (that will come out in the form of Research Announcements). Proposals for Grants and/or Cooperative Agreements will ONLY be considered in response to a specific Research Announcement (i.e. Call)** The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center, Pacific (SSC Pacific) is soliciting white p… Click for more TBD (TBD)
SPAWAR SYSTEMS CENTER
(DOD-ONR-SPAWAR)
2018/01/08
2018/06/20 17-516 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)
2018/01/08
2018/07/20 17-537 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)
2017/08/08
2018/08/02 17-512 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
2018/08/02 17-513 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
2018/08/08 17-565 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
2018/09/14 15-582 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
2018/09/19 17-575 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
2018/09/27 17-585 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
2018/09/28 N00014-18-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 more TBD (TBD)
Office of Naval Research
(DOD-ONR)
2017/10/03
2018/10/01 17-590 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
2018/10/01 PD-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 more TBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/12/15
2018/10/01 PD-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 more TBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/12/15
2018/10/01 PD-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 more TBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/12/15
2018/10/01 PD-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 more TBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/12/15
2018/10/01 PD-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 more TBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/12/15
2018/10/09 17-588 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
2018/10/19 16-564 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)
2017/11/14
2018/10/22 PD-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
2018/10/22 17-582 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
2018/10/22 PD-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
2018/10/22 PD-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
2018/10/22 PD-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
2018/10/22 PD-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
2018/10/22 PD-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
2018/10/22 PD-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)
2017/10/31
2018/10/22 PD-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 includes also 1) Catalysis; 2) Process Separations; and 3) Energy for Sustainability. Thegoal of theProcess Systems, Reaction Engineering and Molecular Thermodynamics(PRM)program is to advance fundamental engineering research on the rates and mechanisms of chemical … Click for more $4.9M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/10/31
2018/10/22 PD-17-1401 Catalysis The Catalysis program is part of the Chemical Process Systems cluster, which includes also 1) Process Separations; 2) Process Systems, Reaction Engineering, and Molecular Thermodynamics; and 3) Energy for Sustainability. The goal of theCatalysisprogram is to advance research in catalytic engineering science and promotefundamental understanding and the development of catalytic materials and reactio… Click for more $4.8M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/10/31
2018/10/24 17-583 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
2018/10/31 PD-09-6883 Chemistry of Life Processes The Chemistry of Life Processes (CLP) Program supports fundamental experimental and computational studies of molecules and/or systems at the interface of chemistry and biology. Such studies would promote the fundamental understanding of the molecular underpinnings of life processes. The proposed research should focus on the chemical aspects of the project. The Program supports studies that investi… Click for more TBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/12/15
2018/10/31 PD-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 more TBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/12/15
2018/10/31 PD-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 more TBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/12/15
2018/10/31 PD-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 more TBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/12/15
2018/11/01 17-580 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
2018/11/01 PD-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 more TBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/11/14
2018/11/01 PD-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 more TBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/11/14
2018/11/01 PD-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 more TBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/11/14
2018/11/04 BAA-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
2018/11/07 17-573 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
2018/11/07 PD-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 more TBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/11/20
2018/11/07 PD-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 more TBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/11/20
2018/11/14 17-584 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
2018/11/15 PD-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 more TBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/12/15
2018/12/06 17-561 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
2018/12/10 PD-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
2018/12/10 PD-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 more TBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2018/01/08
2019/01/14 17-598 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)
2018/01/22
2019/01/16 18-528 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
2019/07/12 BAA-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 more TBD (TBD)
Air Force — Research Lab
(DOD-AFRL)
2016/08/22
2020/11/23 BAA-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
2021/01/31 DE-FOA-0001487 NEUP Fellowship and Scholarship Support This program supports education and training for future nuclear scientists, engineers and policy-makers who are attending U.S. universities and colleges in nuclear-related graduate, undergraduate and two-year study programs. These are zero-dollar awards that will be funded as students apply through the Department of Energy, Office of Nuclear Energy. TBD (TBD)
Idaho Field Office
(DOE-ID)
2016/08/22
2021/04/19 BAA-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
TBD DE-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
TBD DE-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
TBD DE-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
TBD 16-596 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
TBD 16-614 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)
2016/10/12
TBD DE-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
TBD 18-500 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
TBD 15-553 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
TBD 17-559 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
TBD 18-515 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
TBD 15-558 Hydrologic Sciences (HS) The Hydrologic Sciences Program focuses on the fluxes of water in the environment that constitute the water cycle as well as the mass and energy transport function of the water cycle. The Program supports the study of processes from rainfall to runoff to infiltration and streamflow; evaporation and transpiration; the flow of water in soils and aquifers; and the transport of suspended, dissolved, a… Click for more $10M ($1M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/08/23
TBD 16-597 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)
2017/01/03
TBD DE-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
TBD DE-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
TBD PD-18-1407 Combustion and Fire Systems The Combustion and Fire Systems program is part of the Transport Phenomena cluster, which includes also 1) Fluid Dynamics; 2) Particulate and Multiphase Processes; and 3) Thermal Transport Processes. The goal of the Combustion and Fire Systems program is to generate cleaner global and local environments, enhance public safety, improve energy and homeland security, and enable more efficient energy … Click for more $4.7M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/08/08
TBD PD-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
TBD DE-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
TBD DE-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
TBD PD-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
TBD DE-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
TBD 18-525 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
TBD DE-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 more TBD (TBD)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2017/01/17
TBD DE-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 more TBD (TBD)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2017/01/03
TBD DE-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 more TBD (TBD)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2017/01/03
TBD DE-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 more TBD (TBD)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2017/01/03
TBD DE-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 more TBD (TBD)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2016/11/07
TBD DE-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 more TBD (TBD)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2016/10/24
TBD DE-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 more TBD (TBD)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2016/10/12
TBD DE-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 more TBD (TBD)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2016/10/12
TBD DE-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 more TBD (TBD)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2016/09/28
TBD DE-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 more TBD (TBD)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2016/08/22
TBD DE-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 more TBD ($1.5M)
National Energy Technology Laboratory
(DOE-NETL)
2016/08/22
TBD DE-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 more TBD (TBD)
Department of Energy
(DOE)
2016/08/22
TBD DE-SOL-0008318 RFI – DOE Infrastructure Work Scope Development DOE is seeking information, comments, feedback, and recommendations from interested parties to determine what capabilities supporting research, training and technology demonstration are of highest interest to the nuclear energy research community. All responses are to be made at NEUP.gov per the attached instructions. TBD (TBD)
Department of Energy
(DOE)
2016/08/22
TBD DE-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 more TBD (TBD)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2016/08/22
TBD PD-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 more TBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2016/08/22
TBD DE-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 more TBD (TBD)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2017/11/14
TBD 2016-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 more TBD (TBD)
National Institute of Standards and Technology
(DOC-NIST)
2017/06/05
TBD COSIA – 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 more TBD (TBD)
COSIA
(COSIA)
2017/05/22
TBD COSIA – 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 more TBD (TBD)
COSIA
(COSIA)
2017/05/22
TBD COSIA – 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 more TBD (TBD)
COSIA
(COSIA)
2017/05/22
TBD COSIA – 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 more TBD (TBD)
COSIA
(COSIA)
2017/05/22
TBD COSIA – 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
TBD COSIA – 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
TBD COSIA – 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
TBD COSIA – 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
TBD COSIA – 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
TBD COSIA – 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
TBD COSIA – 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
TBD COSIA – 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
TBD COSIA – 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
TBD COSIA – 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
TBD RFA-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 more TBD ($20M)
Agency for International Development
(USAID)
2017/02/13
TBD PD-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 more TBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/10/03
TBD PD-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 more TBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/01/03
TBD PD-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 more TBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/01/03
TBD PD-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 more TBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/06/19
TBD PD-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 more TBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/01/03
TBD PD-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 more TBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/06/19
TBD PD-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 more TBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/01/03
TBD PD-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 more TBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/08/23
TBD N00173-16-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
TBD BAA-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 more TBD (TBD)
Agency for International Development
(USAID)
2016/10/12
TBD PD-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 more TBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2016/08/22
TBD BAA-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
TBD BAA-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
TBD BAA-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
TBD PD-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 more TBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2017/08/08
TBD HR001117S0054 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 more TBD (TBD)
DARPA – Microsystems Technology Office
(DOD-DARPA-MTO)
2017/10/03
TBD HR001117S0056 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 more TBD (TBD)
DARPA – Microsystems Technology Office
(DOD-DARPA-MTO)
2017/10/03
TBD BAA-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 TBD (TBD)
Agency for International Development
(USAID)
2017/11/20