Funding Opportunities

External Funding Opportunities

New Entries and Updates on July 21, 2021

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Agency
2021/07/30M20AS00214 PC-20-02 The Environmental Status of Artificial Structures Offshore California Offshore energy development changes the distribution and abundance of local marine habitats and species via the introduction of artificial substrate. This “artificial reef” effect potentially modifies a variety of local and regional processes, including those that drive the ecological dynamics of managed, sensitive, or non-native species. Artificial reefs may also enhance certain human activities … Click for more$750K ($750K)
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management
(DOI-BOEM)
2021/08/02RD-RBS-21-01-RISE Rural Innovation Stronger Economy Grant Program The primary objective of the RISE program is to support jobs accelerator partnerships to improve the ability of distressed rural and energy communities to create high wage jobs, accelerate the formation of new businesses, and help rural communities identify and maximize local assets. Grants are awarded on a competitive basis. The minimum award per grant is $500,000 and the maximum award amount per… Click for more$10M ($10M)
Rural Utilities Service
(USDA-RUS)
2021/08/03DE-FOA-0002477 UNIVERSITY-BASED ENERGY INDUSTRY RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT OF SCALABLE CYBER-PHYSICAL SOLUTIONS Modification 000002 was issued to make clarifications within the announcement and require re-submission of applications by the revised date of 08/03/2021.$8M ($2M)
National Energy Technology Laboratory
(DOE-NETL)
2021/08/06PAS-NEWZEALAND-2021-06 Blue and Green Technology Conference 2022 The U.S. Embassy New Zealand Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the U.S. Department of State is pleased to announce an open competition for organizations interested in submitting proposals to organize a comprehensive program designed to showcase the best of U.S. and New Zealand green and blue technology to established New Zealand leaders. “Green and blue technologies” are those which are environmenta… Click for more$100K ($100K)
U.S. Mission to New Zealand
(DOS-NZL)
2021/08/10FR-6500-N-55 HBCU Cooperative Research in Housing Technologies The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) is interested in receiving applications from Historically Black Colleges and Universities for cooperative agreements for pre-competitive research in homebuilding innovations or research related to housing technology/built environment and social determinants of health and well-being. Applications should not include trade secrets or other co… Click for more$1.1M ($300K)
Department of Housing and Urban Development
(HUD)
2021/08/10DE-FOA-0002548 Request for Information- Energysheds: Exploring Place-Based Generation The full Request for Information can be found on the EERE Exchange website: https://eere-exchange.energy.gov/ This request for information is intended to inform the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy by providing input and feedback on the concept of an “energyshed” as well as the benefits of and barriers to energyshed management systems. EERE is seekin… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2021/08/15DE-FOA-0002544 Notice of Intent to Issue Funding Opportunity Announcement No. DE-FOA-0002543 Advanced Building Construction (ABC) – 2021 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 “Advanced Building Construction (ABC) 2021.” The goal of this planned FOA is to fund research that enables faster renovation and construction of affordable, appealing, and energy efficient buildings. This FOA directly… Click for moreTBD ($2.5M)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2021/08/23693JJ321NF00005 Advanced Transportation and Congestion Management Technologies Deployment Initiative ATCMTD 2021 NOFO Amendment 2 (7/16/2021): This amendment to NOFO 693JJ321NF00005 incorporates the following changes to the version originally posted to Grants.gov on 06/22/2021, as well as Amendment 1 posted on 6/29/2021: The PowerPoint slide deck used during the Informational Webinar conducted on Tuesday, July 13, 2021 at 1:00PM (Eastern) is now available via the “RELATED DOCUMENTS” tab. [END OF … Click for more$60M ($12M)
DOT Federal Highway Administration
(DOT-FHWA)
2021/08/2421-576 Alliances for Graduate Education and the Professoriate The NSF’s Alliances for Graduate Education and the Professoriate (AGEP) program contributes to the National Science Foundation’s objective to foster the growth of a more capable and diverse research workforce.1Through this solicitation, the NSF seeks to build on prior AGEP work, and other research and literature concerning racial and ethnic equity, in order to address the AGEP program goal to incr… Click for more$4.4M ($4.4M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/08/25DE-FOA-0002504 Reducing Emissions of Methane Every Day of the Year (REMEDY) Reducing Emissions of Methane Every Day of the Year (REMEDY) Methane Emissions Abatement Program To obtain a copy of the Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) please go to the ARPA-E website at https://arpa-e-foa.energy.gov. To apply to this FOA, Applicants must register with nd submit application materials through ARPA-E eXCHANGE (https://arpa-e-foa.energy.gov/Registration.aspx). For detailed gu… Click for moreTBD ($5M)
Advanced Research Projects Agency Energy
(DOE-ARPAE)
2021/08/31DE-FOA-0002459 OPEN 2021 DE-FOA-0002459 (OPEN 2021) To obtain a copy of the Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) please go to the ARPA-E website at https://arpa-e-foa.energy.gov. To apply to this FOA, Applicants must register with and submit application materials through ARPA-E eXCHANGE (https://arpa-e-foa.energy.gov/Registration.aspx). For detailed guidance on using ARPA-E eXCHANGE, please refer to the ARPA-E eXCHANGE … Click for more$175M ($10M)
Advanced Research Projects Agency Energy
(DOE-ARPAE)
2021/09/07DE-FOA-0002511 Request for Information: Section 242 Hydroelectric Incentive Payments Updated Definitions The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), Office Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE), and the Water Power Technologies Office (WPTO) seeks stakeholder input on factors to consider in relation to defining “an area where there is inadequate electric service”. WPTO proposes to define “an area in which there is inadequate electric service” as follows: “An area in which there is inadequate electri… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2021/09/0920-567 Coastlines and People Hubs for Research and Broadening Participation Scientific research into complex coastal systems and the interplay with coastal hazards is vital for predicting, responding to and mitigating threats in these regions. Understanding the risks associated with coastal hazards requires a holistic Earth Systems approach that integrates improved understanding of and, where possible, predictions about natural, social, and technological processes with ef… Click for more$29.5M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/09/0919-611 Science of Science – Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grants The Science of Science: Discovery, Communication, and Impact (SOS:DCI) program is designed to understand the scientific research enterprise and increase the public value of scientific activity. The program pursues this goal by supporting basic research in three fundamental areas: How to increase the rate of socially beneficial discovery; How to improve science communication outcomes; and How to ex… Click for more$100K (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/09/2021-537 Mid-scale Research Infrastructure-2 In 2016, the National Science Foundation (NSF) unveiled a set of “Big Ideas,” 10 bold, long-term research and process ideas that identify areas for future investment at the frontiers of science and engineering (see https://www.nsf.gov/news/special_reports/big_ideas/index.jsp). The Big Ideas represent unique opportunities to position our Nation at the cutting edge of global science and engineering … Click for more$200M ($100M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/09/28693JJ321NF-AIDDP Accelerated Innovation Deployment (AID) Demonstration Program The FHWA continues the Accelerated Innovation Deployment (AID) Demonstration authorized within the Technology and Innovation Deployment Program (TIDP) under the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation (FAST) Act. The AID Demonstration provides incentive funding for any project activities eligible for assistance under title 23, U.S.C. in any phase of a highway transportation project between project… Click for more$10M ($1M)
DOT Federal Highway Administration
(DOT-FHWA)
2021/09/29EPA-G2021-ORD-E1 NATIONAL PRIORITIES: WATER INNOVATION, SCIENCE, ENGAGEMENT TO ADVANCE WATER REUSE The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), is seeking applications proposing to accelerate water innovation, information availability, and engagement to advance clean and safe water reuse goals, promote better understanding of the Nation’s water and wastewater treatment and infrastructure, and enhance the availability and efficient use of water resources through water reuse. This request for … Click for more$6.5M ($3.2M)
Environmental Protection Agency
(EPA)
2021/09/30N00173-19-S-BA01 NRL Long Range Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) for Basic and Applied Research The NRL’s Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) issued under the provisions of paragraphs 35.016 and 6.102(d)(2) of the Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR). Proposals may range from theoretical studies to proof-of-concept to include fabrication and delivery of a prototype. However, this is limited to research procurements for which it would be impossible to draft an adequate RFP in sufficient detail w… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
Naval Research Laboratory
(DOD-ONR-NRL)
2021/10/04HR001121S0033 Morphogenic Interfaces (MINT) The Defense Sciences Office (DSO) at the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is soliciting innovative research proposals for the application of morphogenesis to design electrochemical interfaces. The Morphogenic Interfaces (MINT) program seeks to enhance the persistence of high performance electrochemical systems by developing self-regulating interfaces that exploit detrimental local… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
DARPA – Defense Sciences Office
(DOD-DARPA-DSO)
2021/10/0520-559 Historically Black Colleges and Universities – Undergraduate Program HBCU-UP provides awardsto strengthen STEM undergraduate education and research at HBCUs.Support is available through thefollowing tracks: Targeted Infusion Projects (TIP), which provide support to achieve a short-term, well-defined goal for improving the quality of undergraduate STEM education at HBCUs. Broadening Participation Research (BPR) in STEM Education projects, which provide support for r… Click for more$55M ($9M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/10/07EPA-OLEM-ORCR-21-02 SUPPORTING ANAEROBIC DIGESTION IN COMMUNITIES This notice announces the availability of funds and solicits applications that will demonstrate means of accelerating the development of new or enhance/increase existing anaerobic digestion capacity and infrastructure in the United States from food waste. This funding announcement supports the priorities detailed in President Biden’s Executive Order 13985 titled Advancing Racial Equity and Support… Click for more$2M ($200K)
Environmental Protection Agency
(EPA)
2021/10/1421-598 Advanced Technological Education With a focus on two-year Institutions of Higher Education (IHEs), the Advanced Technological Education (ATE) program supports the education of technicians for the high-technology fields that drive our nation’s economy. The program involves partnerships between academic institutions (grades 7-12, IHEs), industry, and economic development agencies to promote improvement in the education of science a… Click for more$75M ($7.5M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/10/18NOAA-OAR-CPO-2022-2006799 Climate Program Office FY2022 Climate variability and change present society with significant economic, health, safety, and security challenges. As part of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) climate portfolio within the Office of Oceanic and Atmospheric Research (OAR), the Climate Program Office (CPO) addresses these climate challenges by managing competitive research programs through which high-priorit… Click for more$15M ($1.5M)
Department of Commerce
(DOC)
2021/10/20DE-FOA-0002492 ARPA-E AND ENVIRONMENTAL SECURITY TECHNOLOGY CERTIFICATION PROGRAM DEMONSTRATION PARTNERSHIP 2.0 To obtain a copy of the Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) please go to the ARPA-E website at https://arpa-e-foa.energy.gov. To apply to this FOA, Applicants must register with nd submit application materials through ARPA-E eXCHANGE (https://arpa-e-foa.energy.gov/Registration.aspx). For detailed guidance on using ARPA-E eXCHANGE, please refer to the ARPA-E eXCHANGE User Guide (https://arpa-e-f… Click for more$4M ($2M)
Advanced Research Projects Agency Energy
(DOE-ARPAE)
2021/11/01W911NF-21-S-0013 High-Throughput Materials Discovery for Extreme Conditions (HTMDEC) **As of 15 July 2021, this announcement has been updated to include the official FOA, to include submission dates and instructions. Please note that White Papers must be submitted to the email address listed in the announcement by 3:00PM (local time in North Carolina, USA) on 31 August 2021. There will be an Applicant’s Day presentation conducted by the Government on 29 July 2021. To register for … Click for moreTBD ($2.5M)
Dept of the Army — Materiel Command
(DOD-AMC)
2021/11/1721-597 Secure and Trustworthy Cyberspace Frontiers In today’s increasingly networked, distributed, and asynchronous world, cybersecurity and privacy involve hardware, software, networks, data, people, and integration with the physical world. Society’s overwhelming reliance on this complex cyberspace, however, has exposed its fragility and vulnerabilities that defy existing cyber-defense measures; corporations, agencies, national infrastructure and… Click for more$15M ($10M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2022/01/1821-599 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)
2022/01/3121-596 Environmental Convergence Opportunities in Chemical, Bioengineering, Environmental, and Transport Systems Creating effective solutions to our most pressing environmental and sustainability challenges requires imaginative thinking – the kind that evolves when researchers from disparate fields, expertise, or perspectives fully immerse themselves in work toward a common goal. The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine (NASEM), in their report “Environmental Engineering for the 21st Cent… Click for more$8.5M ($1.7M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2022/02/22FOA-AFRL-AFOSR-2021-0007 FY21 DEFENSE ESTABLISHED PROGRAM TO STIMULATE COMPETITIVE RESEARCH (DEPSCoR) RESEARCH COLLABORATION (RC) The Department of Defense (DoD) announces the fiscal year 2021 (FY21) Defense Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (DEPSCoR) Research Collaboration (RC). The program is sponsored and managed by the Basic Research Office, Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering (OUSD [R&E]), awarded by the Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR), and administ… Click for more$12.6M ($600K)
Air Force Office of Scientific Research
(DOD-AFOSR)
2022/02/22FOA-AFRL-AFOSR-2021-0008 FY21 DEFENSE ESTABLISHED PROGRAM TO STIMULATE COMPETITIVE RESEARCH (DEPSCoR) CAPACITY BUILDING (CB) The Department of Defense (DoD) announces the fiscal year 2021 (FY21) Defense Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (DEPSCoR) Capacity Building. The program is sponsored and managed by the Basic Research Office, Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering (OUSD [R&E]), awarded by the Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR), and administered throu… Click for moreTBD ($1M)
Air Force Office of Scientific Research
(DOD-AFOSR)
2022/05/02DE-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.$250M ($20M)
Idaho Field Office
(DOE-ID)
2022/07/14DE-FOA-0002541 Notice of Intent to Issue Funding Opportunity Announcement No. DE-FOA-0002417 The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) intends to issue, on behalf of the Water Power Technologies Office (WPTO) through its HydroWIRES Initiative, a Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) entitled “Technology Innovation to Increase Hydropower Flexibility “. The FOA seeks next-generation technologies from manufacturers, equipment vendors, and research organizations to improve … Click for moreTBD (TBD)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2026/05/11FA865021S2205 Collaboration for Innovative Research on Aircraft Structure (CIRAS) Collaboration for Innovative Research on Aircraft Structure (CIRAS) The Aerospace Vehicles Division (RQV), Aerospace Systems Directorate (RQ), Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL), is soliciting research in aircraft structural design, analysis, and experimentation, specifically in the following areas: Innovative structural concepts for reducing weight and/or improving performance Generation of rea… Click for more$6M (TBD)
Air Force — Research Lab
(DOD-AFRL)
TBD21-600 Division of Materials Research: Topical Materials Research Programs Materials Research is the field of science where physics, chemistry, materials science, and engineering naturally converge in the pursuit of the fundamental understanding of the properties of materials and the phenomena they host. Materials are abundant and pervasive, serving as critical building blocks in technology and innovation. Materials Research impacts life and society, as it shapes our und… Click for more$66M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)

Last updated July 21, 2021

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2021/07/23DE-FOA-0002528 Request for Information on Integrating Electric Vehicles onto the Electric Grid The Vehicle Technologies Office, within the U.S. Department of Energy Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, and the Advanced Grid Research and Development Division, within DOE Office of Electricity, seeks public comment on its Request for Information number DE-FOA-0002528 regarding Integrating Electric Vehicles onto the Electric Grid. The Energy Act of 2020 directs DOE to examine the r… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Energy Technology Laboratory
(DOE-NETL)
2021/06/28
2021/07/23G21AS00563 Cooperative Agreement for CESU-affiliated Partner with Chesapeake Watershed Cooperative Ecosystem Studies Unit The USGS is offering a funding opportunity to a CESU partner for research in broad scale water quality modeling, with an emphasis on water temperature. Water temperature is a “master variable” for many important aquatic outcomes, including the suitability of habitat, evaporation rates, greenhouse gas exchange, and efficiency of thermoelectric energy production. Stream temperature is one of the mos… Click for moreTBD ($150K)
Geological Survey
(DOI-USGS1)
2021/06/28
2021/07/23G21AS00566 Cooperative Agreement for CESU-affiliated Partner with Californian Cooperative Ecosystem Studies Unit The USGS is offering a funding opportunity to a CESU partner for research on tectonically active continental margins. Specifically, we seek to understand linkages between subaqueous tectonic geomorphology, tsunami generations and fault damage zones through a cross-disciplinary collaboration. The USGS is interested in developing observational frameworks that tie earthquake physics and the constitut… Click for moreTBD ($490K)
Geological Survey
(DOI-USGS1)
2021/06/28
2021/07/23G21AS00564 Cooperative Agreement for CESU-affiliated Partner with Great Lakes Cooperative Ecosystem Studies Unit The USGS is offering a funding opportunity to a CESU partner for research in stream and reservoir water quality modeling, with a focus on temperature. Water temperature is a “master variable” for many important aquatic outcomes, including the suitability of habitat, evaporation rates, greenhouse gas exchange, and efficiency of thermoelectric energy production. Stream temperature is one of the most… Click for moreTBD ($180K)
Geological Survey
(DOI-USGS1)
2021/06/28
2021/07/2620-525 Faculty Early Career Development Program CAREER:The Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program is a Foundation-wide activity that offers the National Science Foundation’s most prestigious awards in support of early-career faculty who have the potential to serve as academic role models in research and education and to lead advances in the mission of their department or organization. Activities pursued by early-career faculty should… Click for more$250M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2020/08/31
2021/07/26DE-FOA-0002525 Wells of Opportunity (WOO): Amplify II & ReAmplify Through the FY21 Wells of Opportunity (referred to as WOO going forward) FOA, DOE’s Geothermal Technologies Office (GTO) is soliciting geothermal and hydrocarbon well owners or operators with existing wells that are willing to partner with DOE to advance and test EGS technologies in-situ. These wells could be idle or currently used for injection, production, and/or monitoring. Due to the criticali… Click for more$14.5M ($2.5M)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2021/06/14
2021/07/262021-NIST-AI3-01 NIST Public Safety Innovation Accelerator Program Artificial Intelligence for IoT Information Prize Competition The NIST’s Public Safety Innovation Accelerator Program (PSIAP) is seeking applications from eligible applicants for activities to collaborate with technical experts from NIST, industry/academia, and public safety in developing and implementing the Artificial Intelligence for IoT Information (AI3) Prize Competition. The AI3 Prize Competition aims to utilize artificial intelligence learning techniq… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Institute of Standards and Technology
(DOC-NIST)
2021/06/03
2021/07/2821-580 CyberCorps(R) Scholarship for Service Cyberspace has transformed the daily lives of people. Society’s overwhelming reliance on cyberspace, however, has exposed the system’s fragility and vulnerabilities: corporations, agencies, national infrastructure, and individuals continue to suffer cyber-attacks. Achieving a truly secure cyberspace requires addressing both challenging scientific and engineering problems involving many components … Click for more$20M ($5M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/05/05
2021/07/2921-581 Resilient & Intelligent NextG Systems The RINGS program seeks to accelerate research in areas that will potentially have significant impact on emerging Next Generation (NextG) wireless and mobile communication, networking, sensing, and computing systems, along with global-scale services, with a focus on greatly improving the resiliency of such networked systems among other performance metrics. Modern communication devices, systems, an… Click for more$40M ($1M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/06/03
2021/07/30M20AS00214 PC-20-02 The Environmental Status of Artificial Structures Offshore California Offshore energy development changes the distribution and abundance of local marine habitats and species via the introduction of artificial substrate. This “artificial reef” effect potentially modifies a variety of local and regional processes, including those that drive the ecological dynamics of managed, sensitive, or non-native species. Artificial reefs may also enhance certain human activities … Click for more$750K ($750K)
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management
(DOI-BOEM)
2021/07/21
2021/07/31DE-FOA-0002534 Request for Information (RFI): Enabling eLEctrical Conductor Technologies for Resistance ReductiON (ELECTRRON) Request for Information (RFI): Enabling eLEctrical Conductor Technologies for Resistance ReductiON (ELECTRRON) This is a Request for Information (RFI) only. This RFI is not soliciting application for financial assistance. The purpose of this RFI is solely to solicit input for ARPA-E consideration to inform the possible formulation of future programs. The purpose of this RFI is to solicit input for… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
Advanced Research Projects Agency Energy
(DOE-ARPAE)
2021/06/14
2021/08/02RD-RBS-21-01-RISE Rural Innovation Stronger Economy Grant Program The primary objective of the RISE program is to support jobs accelerator partnerships to improve the ability of distressed rural and energy communities to create high wage jobs, accelerate the formation of new businesses, and help rural communities identify and maximize local assets. Grants are awarded on a competitive basis. The minimum award per grant is $500,000 and the maximum award amount per… Click for more$10M ($10M)
Rural Utilities Service
(USDA-RUS)
2021/07/21
2021/08/0221-584 Research Experiences for Teachers Sites in Biological Sciences The National Science Foundation’s Directorate for Biological Sciences (BIO) will support up to 10 awards annually to enable active research by cohorts of middle school teachers, high school teachers and/or community college faculty. Research Experiences for Teachers Sites (RET Sites; RETS) will be based at institutions of higher learning or other non-profit organizations in the U.S. that conduct e… Click for more$6M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/05/18
2021/08/0319-601 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$63M ($3M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/02/22
2021/08/03DE-FOA-0002477 UNIVERSITY-BASED ENERGY INDUSTRY RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT OF SCALABLE CYBER-PHYSICAL SOLUTIONS Modification 000002 was issued to make clarifications within the announcement and require re-submission of applications by the revised date of 08/03/2021.$8M ($2M)
National Energy Technology Laboratory
(DOE-NETL)
2021/07/21
2021/08/0321-585 NSF Program on Fairness in Artificial Intelligence in Collaboration with Amazon NSF has long supported transformative research in artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML). The resulting innovations offer new levels of economic opportunity and growth, safety and security, and health and wellness, intended to be shared across all segments of society. Broad societal acceptance of large-scale deployments of AI systems rely critically on their trustworthiness which, … Click for more$7.6M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/05/18
2021/08/0319-610 Science and Technology Studies The Science and Technology Studies (STS) program supports research that uses historical, philosophical, and social scientific methods to investigate the intellectual, material, and social facets of the scientific, technological, engineering and mathematical (STEM) disciplines. It encompasses a broad spectrum of topics including interdisciplinary studies of ethics, equity, governance, and policy is… Click for more$6.2M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/02/22
2021/08/06EPA-GM-2021-NPS Building Community Resilience Through the Reduction and Prevention of Nonpoint Source Pollution This Request for Applications (RFA) solicits applications from eligible entities for grants and/or cooperative agreements to be awarded. These awards will improve water quality, habitat, community resilience, and environmental education in the Gulf of Mexico watershed within the Continental United States (see individual funding opportunities for geographic specifications). For a list of projects f… Click for more$9M ($2M)
Environmental Protection Agency
(EPA)
2021/06/03
2021/08/06EPA-GM-2021-TFW Trash Free Waters Preventing More, Picking Up Less This Request for Applications (RFA) solicits applications from eligible entities for grants and/or cooperative agreements to be awarded. These awards will improve water quality, habitat, community resilience, and environmental education in the Gulf of Mexico watershed within the Continental United States (see individual funding opportunities for geographic specifications). For a list of projects f… Click for more$9M ($4M)
Environmental Protection Agency
(EPA)
2021/06/03
2021/08/06EPA-GM-2021-HSCD STEM Career Development for High School Aged Youth This Request for Applications (RFA) solicits applications from eligible entities for grants and/or cooperative agreements to be awarded. These awards will improve water quality, habitat, community resilience, and environmental education in the Gulf of Mexico watershed within the Continental United States (see individual funding opportunities for geographic specifications). For a list of projects f… Click for more$9M ($1.5M)
Environmental Protection Agency
(EPA)
2021/06/03
2021/08/06PAS-NEWZEALAND-2021-06 Blue and Green Technology Conference 2022 The U.S. Embassy New Zealand Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the U.S. Department of State is pleased to announce an open competition for organizations interested in submitting proposals to organize a comprehensive program designed to showcase the best of U.S. and New Zealand green and blue technology to established New Zealand leaders. “Green and blue technologies” are those which are environmenta… Click for more$100K ($100K)
U.S. Mission to New Zealand
(DOS-NZL)
2021/07/21
2021/08/06DE-FOA-0002540 RFI: Inclusive Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Climate Technology This Request for Information (RFI) is intended to inform the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) and the Office of Economic Impact and Diversity (ED) on enabling an inclusive and just entrepreneurial innovation ecosystem in climate and energy technologies. DOE seeks to understand the barriers to entry to DOE funding opportunities and other forms … Click for moreTBD (TBD)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2021/06/14
2021/08/10FR-6500-N-55 HBCU Cooperative Research in Housing Technologies The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) is interested in receiving applications from Historically Black Colleges and Universities for cooperative agreements for pre-competitive research in homebuilding innovations or research related to housing technology/built environment and social determinants of health and well-being. Applications should not include trade secrets or other co… Click for more$1.1M ($300K)
Department of Housing and Urban Development
(HUD)
2021/07/21
2021/08/10DE-FOA-0002548 Request for Information- Energysheds: Exploring Place-Based Generation The full Request for Information can be found on the EERE Exchange website: https://eere-exchange.energy.gov/ This request for information is intended to inform the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy by providing input and feedback on the concept of an “energyshed” as well as the benefits of and barriers to energyshed management systems. EERE is seekin… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2021/07/21
2021/08/1319-583 Innovative Technology Experiences for Students and Teachers ITEST is an applied research and development (R&D) program providing direct student learning opportunities in pre-kindergarten through high school (PreK-12). The learning opportunities are based on innovative use of technology to strengthen knowledge and interest in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) and information and communication technology (ICT) careers. To achieve this … Click for more$30M ($4M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/01/12
2021/08/13PD-15-1699 Cognitive Neuroscience The National Science Foundation announces the area of Cognitive Neuroscience within the Division of Behavioral and Cognitive Sciences in the Directorate for Social, Behavioral, and Economic Sciences. INTRODUCTION Cognitive neuroscience is an interdisciplinary field of research to understand the neural basis of human cognition. The cognitive neuroscience program therefore seeks to fund highly innov… Click for more$8M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/02/22
2021/08/15DE-FOA-0002544 Notice of Intent to Issue Funding Opportunity Announcement No. DE-FOA-0002543 Advanced Building Construction (ABC) – 2021 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 “Advanced Building Construction (ABC) 2021.” The goal of this planned FOA is to fund research that enables faster renovation and construction of affordable, appealing, and energy efficient buildings. This FOA directly… Click for moreTBD ($2.5M)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2021/07/21
2021/08/1621-586 EPSCoR Research Infrastructure Improvement Program Track-1 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. Jurisdictions are eligible to participate in the NSF EPSCoR Research Infrastructure Improvement (RII) Program based on their level of total NSF support over their most recent five years (see RIIeligibility). Throug… Click for more$36M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/06/03
2021/08/16PD-98-1670 Chemical Oceanography TheChemical OceanographyProgram supports research into the chemistry of the oceans and the role of the oceans in global geochemical cycles. Areas of interest include chemical composition, speciation, and transformation; chemical exchanges between the oceans and other components of the Earth system; internal cycling in oceans, seas, and estuaries; and the use of measured chemical distributions as i… Click for more$26M ($2M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/03/09
2021/08/16DE-FOA-0002473 : Single-Use Plastics Recycling (SUPR) Program and FOA Description for Grants.gov:The Department of Energy (DOE) is issuing this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) to address the unique economic and design circularity challenges of plastic films, enabling energy and emissions reduction through their lifecycle.The BioEnergy Technology Office (BETO) develops technologies that convert domestic biomass and waste resources into fuels, p… Click for more$14.5M ($2.5M)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2021/06/03
2021/08/16PD-98-1610 Physical Oceanography The Physical Oceanography Program supports research on a wide range of topics associated with the structure and movement of the ocean, with the way in which it transports various quantities, with the way the ocean’s physical structure interacts with the biological and chemical processes within it, and with interactions between the ocean and the atmosphere, solid earth and ice that surround it.$10M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/03/09
2021/08/1621-583 Geoinformatics The Division of Earth Sciences (EAR) will consider proposals for the development of cyberinfrastructure (CI) for the Earth Sciences (Geoinformatics). EAR-supported geoinformatics opportunities will fit into three tracks: Catalytic Track, Facility Track, and Sustainability Track. These tracks broadly support the lifecycle of geoinformatics resource development, from pilots (Catalytic) to broad impl… Click for more$5.3M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/05/18
2021/08/16PD-19-118Y Security and Preparedness The Security and Preparedness (SAP) Programsupports basic scientific research that advances knowledge and understanding of issues broadly related to global and national security. Research proposals are evaluated on the criteria of intellectual merit and broader impacts; the proposed projects are expected to be theoretically motivated, conceptually precise, methodologically rigorous, and empiricall… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/02/08
2021/08/16PD-19-120Y Accountable Institutions and Behavior The Accountable Institutions and Behavior (AIB) Program supports basicscientific research that advances knowledge and understanding of issues broadly related to attitudes, behavior, and institutions connected to public policy and the provision of public services.Research proposals are expected to be theoretically motivated, conceptually precise, methodologically rigorous, and empirically oriented…. Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/06/14
2021/08/1720-547 Human-Environment and Geographical Sciences Program The objective of the Human-Environment and Geographical Sciences (HEGS) Program is to support basic scientific research about the nature, causes, and/or consequences of the spatial distribution ofhuman activity and/or environmental processes across a range of scales.Projects about a broad range of topics may be appropriate for support if they enhance fundamental geographical knowledge, concepts, t… Click for more$6M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/02/08
2021/08/17DE-FOA-0002513 SolSmart Program Management The activities to be funded under this FOA will support the government-wide approach to the climate crisis by driving the innovation that can lead to the deployment of clean energy technologies, which are critical for climate protection. Specifically, this funding program will help to reduce the soft costs of solar energy deployment those costs not associated with the hardware which account for up… Click for moreTBD ($10M)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2021/05/18
2021/08/172021-NIST-MFGTECH-01 Manufacturing USA Technology Roadmap (MfgTech) Grant Program The NIST Manufacturing USA Technology Roadmap (MfgTech) Grant Program is seeking applications from eligible applicants to develop technology roadmaps for promising advanced manufacturing clusters. These grants will establish new or strengthen existing industry-driven consortia that address high-priority research challenges to grow advanced manufacturing in the United States. The emphasis of this N… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Institute of Standards and Technology
(DOC-NIST)
2021/06/28
2021/08/23693JJ321NF00005 Advanced Transportation and Congestion Management Technologies Deployment Initiative ATCMTD 2021 NOFO Amendment 2 (7/16/2021): This amendment to NOFO 693JJ321NF00005 incorporates the following changes to the version originally posted to Grants.gov on 06/22/2021, as well as Amendment 1 posted on 6/29/2021: The PowerPoint slide deck used during the Informational Webinar conducted on Tuesday, July 13, 2021 at 1:00PM (Eastern) is now available via the “RELATED DOCUMENTS” tab. [END OF … Click for more$60M ($12M)
DOT Federal Highway Administration
(DOT-FHWA)
2021/07/21
2021/08/2421-576 Alliances for Graduate Education and the Professoriate The NSF’s Alliances for Graduate Education and the Professoriate (AGEP) program contributes to the National Science Foundation’s objective to foster the growth of a more capable and diverse research workforce.1Through this solicitation, the NSF seeks to build on prior AGEP work, and other research and literature concerning racial and ethnic equity, in order to address the AGEP program goal to incr… Click for more$4.4M ($4.4M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/07/21
2021/08/2519-582 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. REU projects involve students in meaningful ways in ongoing research programs or in research projects specifically designed for the REU program. This solicitation features two mechanisms for support of … Click for more$76.4M ($500K)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2020/09/14
2021/08/2520-529 NSF Innovation Corps Hubs Program The National Science Foundation (NSF) seeks to further develop and nurture a national innovation ecosystem that guides the output of scientific discoveries closer to the development of technologies, products, and services that benefit society. The goal of the NSF Innovation Corps (I-Corps) Program, created in 2011 by NSF, has been and will continue to be to reduce the time and risk associated with… Click for more$15M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/02/22
2021/08/25DE-FOA-0002504 Reducing Emissions of Methane Every Day of the Year (REMEDY) Reducing Emissions of Methane Every Day of the Year (REMEDY) Methane Emissions Abatement Program To obtain a copy of the Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) please go to the ARPA-E website at https://arpa-e-foa.energy.gov. To apply to this FOA, Applicants must register with nd submit application materials through ARPA-E eXCHANGE (https://arpa-e-foa.energy.gov/Registration.aspx). For detailed gu… Click for moreTBD ($5M)
Advanced Research Projects Agency Energy
(DOE-ARPAE)
2021/07/21
2021/08/2619-575 Methodology, Measurement, and Statistics The Methodology, Measurement, and Statistics (MMS) Program is an interdisciplinary program in the Directorate for Social, Behavioral, and Economic Sciences that supports the development of innovative analytical and statistical methods and models for those sciences. MMS seeks proposals that are methodologically innovative, grounded in theory, and have potential utility for multiple fields within th… Click for more$3.8M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/02/08
2021/08/31DE-FOA-0002459 OPEN 2021 DE-FOA-0002459 (OPEN 2021) To obtain a copy of the Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) please go to the ARPA-E website at https://arpa-e-foa.energy.gov. To apply to this FOA, Applicants must register with and submit application materials through ARPA-E eXCHANGE (https://arpa-e-foa.energy.gov/Registration.aspx). For detailed guidance on using ARPA-E eXCHANGE, please refer to the ARPA-E eXCHANGE … Click for more$175M ($10M)
Advanced Research Projects Agency Energy
(DOE-ARPAE)
2021/07/21
2021/08/3121-578 Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program The National Science Foundation Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program (Noyce) invites innovative proposals that address the critical need for recruiting, preparing, and retaining highly effective elementary and secondary mathematics and science teachers and teacher leaders in high-need school districts. To achieve this goal, Noyce supports talented science, technology, engineering, and mathemat… Click for more$67M ($3M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/06/03
2021/08/3117-541 Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program The National Science Foundation Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program seeks to encourage talented science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) majors and professionals to become K-12 mathematics and science (including engineering and computer science) teachers. The program invites creative and innovative proposals that address the critical need for recruiting and preparing highly ef… Click for more$58M ($3.2M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2020/09/14
2021/09/06PD-18-7334 Mathematical Biology The Mathematical Biology Program supports research in areas of applied and computationalmathematics with relevance to the biological sciences. Successful proposals are mathematically innovative and address challenging problems of interest to members of the biological community. Some projects of interest to the Mathematical Biology Program may include development of mathematical concepts and tools … Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2020/09/28
2021/09/07DE-FOA-0002511 Request for Information: Section 242 Hydroelectric Incentive Payments Updated Definitions The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), Office Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE), and the Water Power Technologies Office (WPTO) seeks stakeholder input on factors to consider in relation to defining “an area where there is inadequate electric service”. WPTO proposes to define “an area in which there is inadequate electric service” as follows: “An area in which there is inadequate electri… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2021/07/21
2021/09/0818-565 EAR Postdoctoral Fellowships The Division of Earth Sciences (EAR) awards Postdoctoral Fellowships to recent recipients of doctoral degrees toconduct an integrated program of independent research and professional development.Fellowship proposals must address scientific questions within the scope of EAR disciplinary programsand must align with the overall theme for the postdoctoral program. The program supports researchers for … Click for more$1.7M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/06/03
2021/09/0920-567 Coastlines and People Hubs for Research and Broadening Participation Scientific research into complex coastal systems and the interplay with coastal hazards is vital for predicting, responding to and mitigating threats in these regions. Understanding the risks associated with coastal hazards requires a holistic Earth Systems approach that integrates improved understanding of and, where possible, predictions about natural, social, and technological processes with ef… Click for more$29.5M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/07/21
2021/09/0919-611 Science of Science – Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grants The Science of Science: Discovery, Communication, and Impact (SOS:DCI) program is designed to understand the scientific research enterprise and increase the public value of scientific activity. The program pursues this goal by supporting basic research in three fundamental areas: How to increase the rate of socially beneficial discovery; How to improve science communication outcomes; and How to ex… Click for more$100K (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/07/21
2021/09/09PD-19-125Y Science of Science: Discovery, Communication, and Impact The Science of Science:Discovery, Communication, and Impact (SoS:DCI) program is designed to increase the public value of scientific activity. The program pursues this goal by supporting basic research in three fundamental areas: How to increase the rate of socially beneficial discovery, How to improve science communication outcomes, and How to expand the societal benefits of scientific activity. … Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/03/25
2021/09/1521-549 Center for Advancement and Synthesis of Open Environmental Data and Sciences NSF seeks to establish a Center fueled by open and freely available biological and other environmental data to catalyze novel scientific questions in environmental biology through the use of data-intensive approaches, team science and research networks, and training in the accession, management, analysis, visualization, and synthesis of large data sets. The Center will provide vision for speeding … Click for more$20M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/02/22
2021/09/1517-602 Leading Engineering for America’s Prosperity, Health, and Infrastructure The LEAP HI program challenges the engineering research community to take a leadership role in addressing demanding, urgent, and consequential challenges for advancing America’s prosperity, health and infrastructure. LEAP HI proposals confront engineering problems that are too complex to yield to the efforts of a single investigator — problems that require sustained and coordinated effort from i… Click for more$7.5M ($2M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/06/28
2021/09/1520-584 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)
2020/10/13
2021/09/15PD-20-8069 Computational and Data-Enabled Science and Engineering in Mathematical and Statistical Sciences The CDS&E-MSS program accepts proposals that engage with the mathematical and statistical challenges presented by (1) the ever-expanding role of computational experimentation, modeling, and simulation on the one hand, and (2) the explosion in production and analysis of digital data from experimental and observational sources on the other. The goal of the program is to promote the creation and deve… Click for more$5M ($1M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2020/09/28
2021/09/2021-537 Mid-scale Research Infrastructure-2 In 2016, the National Science Foundation (NSF) unveiled a set of “Big Ideas,” 10 bold, long-term research and process ideas that identify areas for future investment at the frontiers of science and engineering (see https://www.nsf.gov/news/special_reports/big_ideas/index.jsp). The Big Ideas represent unique opportunities to position our Nation at the cutting edge of global science and engineering … Click for more$200M ($100M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/07/21
2021/09/2020-593 Computer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE) Research Initiation Initiative The NSF Directorate for Computer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE) seeks to award grants intended to support research independence among early-career academicians who specifically lack access to adequate organizational or other resources. It is expected that funds obtained through this program will be used to support untenured faculty or research scientists (or equivalent) in their fi… Click for more$10M ($175K)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2020/11/24
2021/09/2021-591 Computer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE) Research Initiation Initiative The NSF Directorate for Computer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE) seeks to award grants intended to support research independence among early-career academicians who specifically lack access to adequate organizational or other resources. It is expected that funds obtained through this program will be used to support untenured faculty or research scientists (or equivalent) in their fi… Click for more$10M ($175K)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/06/14
2021/09/27N00014-21-S-F003 Fiscal Year (FY) 2022 Department of Defense Multidisciplinary Research Program of the University Research Initiative (MURI) The Department of Defense (DoD) Multidisciplinary University Research Initiative (MURI), one element of the University Research Initiative (URI), is sponsored by the DoD research offices. Those offices include the Office of Naval Research (ONR), the Army Research Office (ARO), and the Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR) (hereafter collectively referred to as “DoD agencies” or “DoD”). D… Click for more$190M ($1.5M)
Office of Naval Research
(DOD-ONR)
2021/05/18
2021/09/27W911NF-21-S-0008 Fiscal Year (FY) 2022 Department of Defense Multidisciplinary ResearchProgram of the University Research Initiative (MURI) The MURI program supports basic research in science and engineering at U.S. institutions of higher education (hereafter referred to as “universities”) that is of potential interest to DoD. The program is focused on multidisciplinary research efforts where more than one traditional discipline interacts to provide rapid advances in scientific areas of interest to the DoD. As defined in the DoD Finan… Click for more$190M ($1.5M)
Dept of the Army — Materiel Command
(DOD-AMC)
2021/06/03
2021/09/27PD-18-1263 Probability The Probability Program supports research on the theory and applications of probability. Subfields include discrete probability, stochastic processes, limit theory, interacting particle systems, stochastic differential and partial differential equations, and Markov processes. Research in probability which involves applications to other areas of science and engineering is especially encouraged. Con… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2020/10/13
2021/09/27FOA-AFRL-AFOSR-2021-0003 Multidisciplinary Research Program of the University Research Initiative (FY22 Air Force Submission) Agency Name: Air Force Office of Scientific Research Description: See full announcement in Related Documents folder for detailed descriptions of the SPECIFIC MURI TOPICS. Grantor Contact Information: If you have difficulty accessing the full announcement electronically, please contact Katie Wisecarver Program Coordinator Phone 703-696-9544 Business Point of ContactTBD ($1.5M)
Air Force Office of Scientific Research
(DOD-AFOSR)
2021/05/18
2021/09/2820-598 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 engineering students. The IRES program contributes to development of a diverse, globally engaged workforce with world-class skills. IRES focuses on active research participation by undergraduate and/or graduate students in high quality internationa… Click for more$10M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2020/11/24
2021/09/28693JJ321NF-AIDDP Accelerated Innovation Deployment (AID) Demonstration Program The FHWA continues the Accelerated Innovation Deployment (AID) Demonstration authorized within the Technology and Innovation Deployment Program (TIDP) under the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation (FAST) Act. The AID Demonstration provides incentive funding for any project activities eligible for assistance under title 23, U.S.C. in any phase of a highway transportation project between project… Click for more$10M ($1M)
DOT Federal Highway Administration
(DOT-FHWA)
2021/07/21
2021/09/29WHS-AD-FOA-21-01 Minerva Research Initiative The Minerva Research Initiative (Minerva) emphasizes questions of strategic importance to U.S. national security policy. It seeks to increase the Department’s intellectual capital in the social sciences and improve its ability to address future challenges and build bridges between the Department and the social science community. Minerva brings together universities and other research institutions … Click for more$15M ($1M)
Washington Headquarters Services
(DOD-WHS)
2021/05/18
2021/09/29EPA-G2021-ORD-E1 NATIONAL PRIORITIES: WATER INNOVATION, SCIENCE, ENGAGEMENT TO ADVANCE WATER REUSE The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), is seeking applications proposing to accelerate water innovation, information availability, and engagement to advance clean and safe water reuse goals, promote better understanding of the Nation’s water and wastewater treatment and infrastructure, and enhance the availability and efficient use of water resources through water reuse. This request for … Click for more$6.5M ($3.2M)
Environmental Protection Agency
(EPA)
2021/07/21
2021/09/3020-591 Computer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE): Core Programs The NSF CISE Directorate supports research and education projects that develop new knowledge in all aspects of computing, communications, and information science and engineering, as well as advanced cyberinfrastructure, through the following core programs: Division of Computing and Communication Foundations (CCF): Algorithmic Foundations (AF) program; Communications and Information Foundations (CI… Click for more$280M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/04/05
2021/09/3020-577 Division of Chemistry: Disciplinary Research Programs This solicitation applies to nine CHE Disciplinary Chemistry Research Programs: Chemical Catalysis (CAT); Chemical Measurement and Imaging (CMI); Chemical Structure, Dynamics and Mechanisms-A (CSDM-A); Chemical Structure Dynamics and Mechanisms-B (CSDM-B); Chemical Synthesis (SYN); Chemical Theory, Models and Computational Methods (CTMC); Chemistry of Life Processes (CLP); Environmental Chemical S… Click for more$150M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2020/11/24
2021/09/3021-589 Division of Chemistry: Disciplinary Research Programs This solicitation applies to nine CHE Disciplinary Chemistry Research Programs: Chemical Catalysis (CAT); Chemical Measurement and Imaging (CMI); Chemical Structure, Dynamics and Mechanisms-A (CSDM-A); Chemical Structure Dynamics and Mechanisms-B (CSDM-B); Chemical Synthesis (SYN); Chemical Theory, Models and Computational Methods (CTMC); Chemistry of Life Processes (CLP); Environmental Chemical S… Click for more$150M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/06/03
2021/09/3021-500 Secure and Trustworthy Cyberspace In today’s increasingly networked, distributed, and asynchronous world, cybersecurity involves hardware, software, networks, data, people, and integration with the physical world. Society’s overwhelming reliance on this complex cyberspace, however, has exposed its fragility and vulnerabilities that defy existing cyber-defense measures; corporations, agencies, national infrastructure and individual… Click for more$69M ($3M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/04/05
2021/09/30N00173-19-S-BA01 NRL Long Range Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) for Basic and Applied Research The NRL’s Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) issued under the provisions of paragraphs 35.016 and 6.102(d)(2) of the Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR). Proposals may range from theoretical studies to proof-of-concept to include fabrication and delivery of a prototype. However, this is limited to research procurements for which it would be impossible to draft an adequate RFP in sufficient detail w… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
Naval Research Laboratory
(DOD-ONR-NRL)
2021/07/21
2021/09/30DE-FOA-0002414 FY 2021 Continuation of Solicitation for the Office of Science Financial Assistance Program The Office of Science (SC) of the Department of Energy (DOE) 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, Nuclear Physics, Isotope R&D and Production, and Accelerator R&D an… Click for moreTBD ($5M)
Office of Science
(PAMS-SC)
2020/11/09
2021/09/30N00014-21-S-B001 FY2021 Long Range Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) for Navy and Marine Corps Science and Technology The Office of Naval Research (ONR), ONR Global, and Marine Corps Warfighting Lab (MCWL) are interested in receiving proposals for Long-Range S&T Projects which offer potential for advancement and improvement of Navy and Marine Corps operations. Readers should note that this is an announcement to declare ONR, ONRG and MCWLs broad role in competitive funding of meritorious research across a spectrum… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
Office of Naval Research
(DOD-ONR)
2021/01/12
2021/10/04HR001121S0034 Knowledge Management at Scale and Speed (KMASS) The Defense Sciences Office (DSO) at the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is soliciting innovative research proposals in the area of collecting, organizing, sharing, and applying organizational knowledge about key tasks and how to perform them. Proposed research should investigate innovative approaches that enable revolutionary advances in science, devices, or systems. Specificall… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
DARPA – Defense Sciences Office
(DOD-DARPA-DSO)
2021/06/28
2021/10/04HR001121S0033 Morphogenic Interfaces (MINT) The Defense Sciences Office (DSO) at the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is soliciting innovative research proposals for the application of morphogenesis to design electrochemical interfaces. The Morphogenic Interfaces (MINT) program seeks to enhance the persistence of high performance electrochemical systems by developing self-regulating interfaces that exploit detrimental local… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
DARPA – Defense Sciences Office
(DOD-DARPA-DSO)
2021/07/21
2021/10/0520-559 Historically Black Colleges and Universities – Undergraduate Program HBCU-UP provides awardsto strengthen STEM undergraduate education and research at HBCUs.Support is available through thefollowing tracks: Targeted Infusion Projects (TIP), which provide support to achieve a short-term, well-defined goal for improving the quality of undergraduate STEM education at HBCUs. Broadening Participation Research (BPR) in STEM Education projects, which provide support for r… Click for more$55M ($9M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/07/21
2021/10/0620-572 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$64M ($5M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/01/12
2021/10/0719-508 EHR Core Research The EHR Core Research program (ECR) invites proposals for fundamental research (basic research or use-inspired basic research) that advances knowledge in one or more of the three Research Tracks: Research on STEM Learning and Learning Environments, Research on Broadening Participation in STEM fields, and Research on STEM Workforce Development. The ECR program places emphasis on the rigorous develo… Click for more$35M ($2.5M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2020/10/13
2021/10/0721-588 EHR Core Research The EHR Core Research (ECR) program offers this ECR:Core solicitation and invites proposals for fundamental research (curiosity-driven basic research and use-inspired basic research) that contributes to the general, explanatory knowledge that underlies STEM education in one or more of the three broadly conceived Research Areas: Research onSTEM Learning and Learning Environments, Research on Broade… Click for more$35M ($2.5M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/06/28
2021/10/07EPA-OLEM-ORCR-21-02 SUPPORTING ANAEROBIC DIGESTION IN COMMUNITIES This notice announces the availability of funds and solicits applications that will demonstrate means of accelerating the development of new or enhance/increase existing anaerobic digestion capacity and infrastructure in the United States from food waste. This funding announcement supports the priorities detailed in President Biden’s Executive Order 13985 titled Advancing Racial Equity and Support… Click for more$2M ($200K)
Environmental Protection Agency
(EPA)
2021/07/21
2021/10/08N00014-21-S-F004 FY 21 Department of Navy (DON) Science,Technology, Engineering & Mathematic (STEM), Education and Workforce Program The Office of Naval Research (ONR) is interested in receiving a broad range of proposals for augmenting existing and/or developing innovative solutions that directly maintain, and/or cultivate a diverse, world-class Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) workforce to maintain the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps’ technological superiority. The goal of proposed efforts must provide solu… Click for more$12M ($600K)
Office of Naval Research
(DOD-ONR)
2021/06/28
2021/10/1121-528 Campus Cyberinfrastructure The Campus Cyberinfrastructure (CC*) program invests in coordinated campus-level networking and cyberinfrastructure improvements, innovation, integration, and engineering for science applications and distributed research projects. Learning and workforce development (LWD) in cyberinfrastructure is explicitly addressed in the program. Science-driven requirements are the primary motivation for any pr… Click for more$15M ($1M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/04/05
2021/10/1121-511 Accelerating Research through International Network-to-Network Collaborations The goals of the Accelerating Research through International Network-to-Network Collaborations (AccelNet) program are to accelerate the process of scientific discovery and prepare the next generation of U.S. researchers for multiteam international collaborations. The AccelNet program supports strategic linkages among U.S. research networks and complementary networks abroad that will leverage resea… Click for more$10M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/01/12
2021/10/1421-598 Advanced Technological Education With a focus on two-year Institutions of Higher Education (IHEs), the Advanced Technological Education (ATE) program supports the education of technicians for the high-technology fields that drive our nation’s economy. The program involves partnerships between academic institutions (grades 7-12, IHEs), industry, and economic development agencies to promote improvement in the education of science a… Click for more$75M ($7.5M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/07/21
2021/10/1820-612 Research on Emerging Technologies for Teaching and Learning (RETTL) The purpose of theResearch on Emerging Technologiesfor Teaching and Learning (RETTL) program is to fund exploratory and synergistic research in emerging technologies (to include, but not limited to, artificial intelligence (AI), robotics, and immersive or augmenting technologies) for teaching and learning in the future. The program accepts proposals that focus on learning, teaching, or a combinati… Click for more$19M ($850K)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/02/08
2021/10/18NOAA-OAR-CPO-2022-2006799 Climate Program Office FY2022 Climate variability and change present society with significant economic, health, safety, and security challenges. As part of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) climate portfolio within the Office of Oceanic and Atmospheric Research (OAR), the Climate Program Office (CPO) addresses these climate challenges by managing competitive research programs through which high-priorit… Click for more$15M ($1.5M)
Department of Commerce
(DOC)
2021/07/21
2021/10/1921-587 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)
2021/06/03
2021/10/20DE-FOA-0002492 ARPA-E AND ENVIRONMENTAL SECURITY TECHNOLOGY CERTIFICATION PROGRAM DEMONSTRATION PARTNERSHIP 2.0 To obtain a copy of the Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) please go to the ARPA-E website at https://arpa-e-foa.energy.gov. To apply to this FOA, Applicants must register with nd submit application materials through ARPA-E eXCHANGE (https://arpa-e-foa.energy.gov/Registration.aspx). For detailed guidance on using ARPA-E eXCHANGE, please refer to the ARPA-E eXCHANGE User Guide (https://arpa-e-f… Click for more$4M ($2M)
Advanced Research Projects Agency Energy
(DOE-ARPAE)
2021/07/21
2021/10/28HR001121S0010 Information Innovation Office (I2O) Office-wide This Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) seeks revolutionary research ideas for topics not being addressed by ongoing I2O programs or other published solicitations. Potential proposers are highly encouraged to review the current I2O programs (http://www.darpa.mil/about-us/offices/i2o) and solicitations (http://www.darpa.mil/work-with-us/opportunities) to avoid proposing efforts that duplicate existing… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
DARPA – Information Innovation Office
(DOD-DARPA-I2O)
2020/11/09
2021/11/0120-589 Division of Materials Research: Topical Materials Research Programs: Biomaterials (BMAT), Condensed Matter Physics (CMP), Metals and Metallic Nanostructures (MMN), Polymers (POL) 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$38M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2020/11/24
2021/11/0118-584 SBE Postdoctoral Research Fellowships The Directorate for Social, Behavioral and Economic Sciences (SBE) offers Postdoctoral Research Fellowships to encourage independence early in the Fellow’s career through supporting his or her research and training goals. The research and training plan of each Fellowship must address important scientific questions within the scope of the SBE Directorate and the specific guidelines in this solicita… Click for more$3M ($69K)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2020/11/24
2021/11/01W911NF-21-S-0013 High-Throughput Materials Discovery for Extreme Conditions (HTMDEC) **As of 15 July 2021, this announcement has been updated to include the official FOA, to include submission dates and instructions. Please note that White Papers must be submitted to the email address listed in the announcement by 3:00PM (local time in North Carolina, USA) on 31 August 2021. There will be an Applicant’s Day presentation conducted by the Government on 29 July 2021. To register for … Click for moreTBD ($2.5M)
Dept of the Army — Materiel Command
(DOD-AMC)
2021/07/21
2021/11/0820-506 Macrosystems Biology and NEON-Enabled Science TheMacrosystems Biology and NEON-Enabled Science (MSB-NES): Research on Biological Systems at Regional to Continental Scalesprogram will support quantitative, interdisciplinary, systems-oriented research on biosphere processes and their complex interactions with climate, land use, and changes in species distributionatregional to continental scales as well as training activities to broaden particip… Click for more$11M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2020/11/24
2021/11/0920-558 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 or education research. PFE: RIEF is not intended for established researchers in engineering educ… Click for more$3M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2020/11/24
2021/11/1221-538 Ocean Sciences Postdoctoral Research Fellowships The Division of Ocean Sciences (OCE) offers postdoctoral research fellowships (PRF) to provide opportunities for scientists early in their careers to work within and across traditional disciplinary lines, develop partnerships, and avail themselves of unique research resources, sites and facilities. The fellowship program is intended toprovide beginning investigators of significant potential with e… Click for more$4M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/03/25
2021/11/1518-576 Advanced Technologies and Instrumentation The Advanced Technologies and Instrumentation (ATI) program provides individual investigator and collaborative research grants for development of new technologies and instrumentation for astronomy and astrophysics.The program supports overarching science objectives of the Division of Astronomical Sciences.Development of innovative, potentially transformative technologies are encouraged, even at hi… Click for more$8M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2020/11/24
2021/11/1519-596 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$4M ($250K)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2020/12/08
2021/11/15PD-16-1266 Applied Mathematics The Applied Mathematics program supports mathematics research motivated by or having an effect on problems arising in science and engineering. Mathematical merit and novelty, as well as breadth and quality of impact on applications, are important factors. Proposals to develop critical mathematical techniques from individual investigators as well as from interdisciplinary teams are encouraged. Prop… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2020/11/24
2021/11/15PD-20-1242 Plasma Physics Proposals in the area of plasma physics submitted to the Division of Physics that are not governed by another solicitation (such as CAREER), must be submitted either to the Division-wide solicitation: Division of Physics: Investigator-Initiated Research Projects or to the NSF/DOE Partnership in Basic Plasma Science and Engineering solicitation. Proposals addressing multi-disciplinary topics in pla… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2020/11/24
2021/11/15PD-21-8084 Computational and Data-Enabled Science and Engineering Large-scale simulations and the ability to accumulate massive amounts of data have revolutionized science and engineering. The goal of the CDS&E meta-program is to identify and capitalize on opportunities for major scientific and engineering breakthroughs through new computational and data-analysis approaches and best practices. The CDS&E meta-program supports projects that harness computation and… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/06/14
2021/11/1721-597 Secure and Trustworthy Cyberspace Frontiers In today’s increasingly networked, distributed, and asynchronous world, cybersecurity and privacy involve hardware, software, networks, data, people, and integration with the physical world. Society’s overwhelming reliance on this complex cyberspace, however, has exposed its fragility and vulnerabilities that defy existing cyber-defense measures; corporations, agencies, national infrastructure and… Click for more$15M ($10M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/07/21
2021/12/01PD-16-1271 Computational Mathematics Supports mathematical research in areas where computation plays a central and essential role, emphasizing analysis, development, and implementation of theoretically justified and efficient algorithms. The combination of these elements resulting in innovative computational methods is a hallmark of the program. Proposals ranging from single investigator to interdisciplinary team projects that not on… Click for more$18M ($1.2M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/02/08
2021/12/0120-563 Cyber-Physical Systems Cyber-physical systems (CPS) are engineered systems that are built from, and depend upon, the seamless integration of computation and physical components. Advances in CPS will enable capability, adaptability, scalability, resiliency, safety, security, and usability that will expand the horizons of these critical systems. CPS technologies are transforming the way people interact with engineered sys… Click for more$17M ($7M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2020/12/21
2021/12/0318-509 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)
2021/02/22
2021/12/0820-570 Industry-University Cooperative Research Centers Program Program Mission: The IUCRC program catalyzes breakthrough pre-competitive research by enabling close and sustained engagement between industry innovators, world-class academic teams, and government agencies. IUCRCs help industry partners and government agencies connect directly and efficiently with university researchers to achieve three primary objectives:1) Conduct high-impact research to meet s… Click for more$20.5M ($150K)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/06/28
2021/12/1420-580 Division of Physics: Investigator-Initiated Research Projects The Division of Physics (PHY)supports physics research and the preparation of future scientists in the nation’s colleges and universities across a broad range of physics disciplines that span scales of space and time from the largest to the smallest and the oldest to the youngest. The Division is comprised of disciplinary programs covering experimental and theoretical research in the following maj… Click for more$90M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2020/12/21
2021/12/1421-593 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)
2021/06/28
2021/12/1520-597 Arctic Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grants (Arctic DDRIG) Arctic Social Sciences, Arctic System Sciences, and Arctic Observing Network The National Science Foundation (NSF) invites investigators at U.S. organizations to submit proposals for Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grants (DDRIGs) to the Arctic Sciences Section, Office of Polar Programs (OPP) to conduct dissertation-level research about and related to the Arctic region. The Programs that are currently accepting DDRIG proposals are the Arctic Social Sciences (ASS… Click for more$1.2M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/06/03
2021/12/15PD-18-1269 Statistics The Statistics Program supports research in statistical theory and methods, including research in statistical methods for applications to any domain of science and engineering. The theory forms the base for statistical science. The methods are used for stochastic modeling, and the collection, analysis and interpretation of data. The methods characterize uncertainty in the data and facilitate advan… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/01/12
2021/12/3121-551 Cyber-Physical Systems Cyber-physical systems (CPS) are engineered systems that are built from, and depend upon, the seamless integration of computation and physical components. Advances in CPS will enable capability, adaptability, scalability, resiliency, safety, security, and usability that will expand the horizons of these critical systems. CPS technologies are transforming the way people interact with engineered sys… Click for more$32.4M ($7M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/04/05
2022/01/1715-521 Research on the Science and Technology Enterprise: Statistics and Surveys – R&D, U.S. S&T Competitiveness, STEM Education, S&T Workforce The National Center for Science and Engineering Statistics (NCSES) of the National Science Foundation (NSF) is one of the thirteen principal federal statistical agencies within the United States. It is responsible for the collection, acquisition, analysis, reporting and dissemination of objective, statistical data related to the science and engineering enterprise in the United States and other nat… Click for more$750K (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/04/22
2022/01/1821-599 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)
2021/07/21
2022/01/1919-524 Training-based Workforce Development for Advanced Cyberinfrastructure This program seeks to prepare, nurture, and grow the national scientific research workforce for creating, utilizing, and supporting advanced cyberinfrastructure (CI) to enable and potentially transform fundamental science and engineering research and contribute to the Nation’s overall economic competitiveness and security. The goals of this solicitation are to (i) ensure broad adoption of CI tools… Click for more$6M ($1M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/02/08
2022/01/2021-571 Broadening Participation in Computing The Broadening Participation in Computing program (BPC) aims to significantly increase the number of U.S. citizens and permanent residents receiving post-secondary degrees in the computing disciplines, and to encourage participation of other underrepresented groups in the discipline. These groups may include women, persons with disabilities, Blacks and African Americans, Hispanics, American Indian… Click for more$12.8M ($1.2M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/06/28
2022/01/2421-513 Principles and Practice of Scalable Systems A key focus of the design of modern computing systems is performance and scalability, particularly in light of the limits of Moore’s Law and Dennard scaling. To this end, systems are increasingly being implemented by composingheterogeneous computing componentsand continually changing memory systems as novel, performant hardware surfaces. Applications fueled by rapid stridesin machine learning, dat… Click for more$83M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/04/22
2022/01/2521-543 Integrative Research in Biology This solicitation invites submission of collaborative proposals that tackle bold questions in biology and require an integrated approach to make substantive progress. Integrative biological research spans subdisciplines and incorporates cutting-edge methods, tools, and concepts from each to produce groundbreaking biological discovery. The research should be synergistic and produce novel, holistic … Click for more$20M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/03/25
2022/01/2520-569 Inclusion across the Nation of Communities of Learners of Underrepresented Discoverers in Engineering and Science In 2016, the National Science Foundation (NSF) unveiled a set of “Big Ideas,” 10 bold, long-term research and process ideas that identify areas for future investment at the frontiers of science and engineering (see https://www.nsf.gov/news/special_reports/big_ideas/index.jsp). The Big Ideas represent unique opportunities to position our Nation at the cutting edge of global science and engineering … Click for more$3M ($8M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/02/08
2022/01/2720-610 CISE Community Research Infrastructure The Computer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE) Community Research Infrastructure (CCRI) program drives discovery and learning in the core CISE disciplines of the three participating divisions [(Computing and Communication Foundations (CCF), Computer and Network Systems (CNS), and Information and Intelligent Systems (IIS)] by funding the creation and enhancement of world-class research… Click for more$25M ($5M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/02/08
2022/01/3121-596 Environmental Convergence Opportunities in Chemical, Bioengineering, Environmental, and Transport Systems Creating effective solutions to our most pressing environmental and sustainability challenges requires imaginative thinking – the kind that evolves when researchers from disparate fields, expertise, or perspectives fully immerse themselves in work toward a common goal. The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine (NASEM), in their report “Environmental Engineering for the 21st Cent… Click for more$8.5M ($1.7M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/07/21
2022/02/0121-531 Designing Synthetic Cells Beyond the Bounds of Evolution Because of recent technological advances in synthetic biology and bioengineering, researchers are now able to tailor cells and cell-like systems for a variety of basic and applied research purposes. The goal of this solicitation is to support research that (1) develops cell-like systems to identify the minimal requirements for the processes of life, (2) designs synthetically-modified cells to addr… Click for more$10M ($2M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/03/09
2022/02/0220-509 Frontier Research in Earth Sciences The FRES program will support research in Earth systems from the core through the critical zone. The project may focus on all or part of the surface, continental lithospheric, and deeper Earth systems over the entire range of temporal and spatial scales. FRES projects should have a larger scientific scope and budget than those considered for funding by disciplinary programs in the Division of Eart… Click for more$12M ($3M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/02/22
2022/02/0721-516 Mid-Career Advancement An academic career often does not provide the uninterrupted stretches of time necessary for acquiring and building new skills to enhance and advance one’s research program. Mid-career scientists in particular are at a critical career stage where they need to advance their research programs to ensure long-term productivity and creativity but are often constrained by service, teaching, or other acti… Click for more$18M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/02/22
2022/02/0719-551 GROWING CONVERGENCE RESEARCH In 2016, the National Science Foundation (NSF) unveiled a set of “Big Ideas”, 10 bold, long-term research and process ideas that identify areas for future investment at the frontiers of science and engineering. The Big Ideas represent unique opportunities to position our Nation at the cutting edge of global science and engineering leadership by bringing together diverse disciplinary perspectives t… Click for more$12M ($3.6M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/02/22
2022/02/1520-613 Formal Methods in the Field The Formal Methods in the Field (FMitF) program aims to bring together researchers in formal methods with researchers in other areas of computer and information science and engineering to jointly develop rigorous and reproducible methodologies for designing and implementing correct-by-construction systems and applications with provable guarantees. FMitF encourages close collaboration between two g… Click for more$10M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/03/09
2022/02/15PD-98-1680 Ocean Technology and Interdisciplinary Coordination The Oceanographic Technology and Interdisciplinary Coordination (OTIC) Program supports a broad range of research and technology development activities. Unsolicited proposals are accepted for instrumentation development that has broad applicability to ocean science research projects and that enhance observational, experimental or analytical capabilities of the ocean science research community. Spe… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/03/09
2022/02/2221-559 National Robotics Initiative 3.0: Innovations in Integration of Robotics (NRI-3.0) The National Robotics Initiative 3.0: Innovations in Integration of Robotics (NRI-3.0) program builds upon the preceding National Robotics Initiative (NRI) programs to support fundamental research in the United States that will advance the science of robot integration.The program supports research that promotes integration of robots to the benefit of humansincludinghuman safety and human independe… Click for more$14.1M ($1.5M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/05/18
2022/02/22FOA-AFRL-AFOSR-2021-0007 FY21 DEFENSE ESTABLISHED PROGRAM TO STIMULATE COMPETITIVE RESEARCH (DEPSCoR) RESEARCH COLLABORATION (RC) The Department of Defense (DoD) announces the fiscal year 2021 (FY21) Defense Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (DEPSCoR) Research Collaboration (RC). The program is sponsored and managed by the Basic Research Office, Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering (OUSD [R&E]), awarded by the Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR), and administ… Click for more$12.6M ($600K)
Air Force Office of Scientific Research
(DOD-AFOSR)
2021/07/21
2022/02/2219-609 Ethical and Responsible Research Ethical and Responsible Research (ER2) 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 STEM fields that NSF supports. ER2 solicits proposals for research that explores the following: ‘What constitutes responsible conduct for research (RCR), and which cultural and institutio… Click for more$3.6M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/03/09
2022/02/22FOA-AFRL-AFOSR-2021-0008 FY21 DEFENSE ESTABLISHED PROGRAM TO STIMULATE COMPETITIVE RESEARCH (DEPSCoR) CAPACITY BUILDING (CB) The Department of Defense (DoD) announces the fiscal year 2021 (FY21) Defense Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (DEPSCoR) Capacity Building. The program is sponsored and managed by the Basic Research Office, Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering (OUSD [R&E]), awarded by the Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR), and administered throu… Click for moreTBD ($1M)
Air Force Office of Scientific Research
(DOD-AFOSR)
2021/07/21
2022/02/2520-521 EHR Core Research (ECR): Building Capacity in STEM Education Research ECR’s Building Capacity for STEM Education Research (ECR: BCSER) solicitation supports projects that build individuals’ capacity to carry out high quality STEM education research that will enhance the nation’s STEM education enterprise and broaden the pool of researchers that can conduct fundamental research in STEM learning and learning environments, broadening participation in STEM fields, and S… Click for more$12M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/03/09
2022/03/047200AA21APS00003 Science, Technology, Innovation, and Partnerships (STIP) The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and its partners have been working to tackle the world’s toughest development challenges for more than 50 years. Our mission is to partner to end extreme poverty and promote resilient, democratic societies while advancing our security and prosperity. We have long invested in science, technology, innovation, and partnership (STIP) to achieve pro… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
Agency for International Development
(USAID)
2021/03/09
2022/03/07PD-21-7412 Vision and Change in Undergraduate Biology Education The National Science Foundation’s (NSF’s) Division of Undergraduate Education (DUE) in the Directorate for Education and Human Resources (EHR) acknowledges the need to expand and chronicle educational change efforts across the nation. To this end, DUE invites proposals to study the impact of the Vision and Change (V&C) movement in Undergraduate Biology Education. Specifically, this program seeks t… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/03/25
2022/03/1621-550 NSF Scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Program The main goal of the S-STEM program is to enable low-income, talented domestic students to pursue successful careers in promising STEM fields. Ultimately, the S-STEM program wants to increase the number of low-income students who graduate and contribute to the American innovation economy with their STEM knowledge. Recognizing that financial aid alone cannot increase retention and graduation in STE… Click for more$115M ($5M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/04/22
2022/03/2520-595 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 ($500K)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2020/11/24
2022/03/30N00014-21-S-F005 FY 21 Office of Naval Research (ONR) Science, Technology,Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Program The Office of Naval Research (ONR) seeks a broad range of applications for augmenting existing and/or developing innovative solutions that directly maintain and/or cultivate a diverse, world-class Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) workforce to maintain the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps’ technological superiority. The goal of proposed efforts must provide solutions that establish… Click for moreTBD ($1M)
Office of Naval Research
(DOD-ONR)
2021/06/28
2022/03/31W911NF-17-S-0002 Army Research Office Broad Agency Announcement for Fundamental Research This BAA sets forth research areas of interest to the ARO. This BAA is issued under FAR 6.102(d)(2), which provides for the competitive selection of basic and applied research proposals, and 10 U.S.C. 2358, 10 U.S.C. 2371, and 10 U.S.C. 2371b, which provide the authorities for issuing awards under this announcement for basic and applied research. The definitions of basic and applied research may b… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
Dept of the Army — Materiel Command
(DOD-AMC)
2021/06/03
2022/03/31W911NF-17-S-0003 Army Research Laboratory Broad Agency Announcement for Basic and Applied Scientific Research This BAA sets forth basic and applied scientific research areas of interest of the Army Research Laboratory. This BAA is issued under paragraph 6.102(d)(2) of the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR), which provides for the competitive selection of basic and applied research proposals, and 10 U.S.C. 2358, 10 U.S.C. 2371, and 10 U.S.C. 2371b, which provide the authorities for issuing awards under t… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
Dept of the Army — Materiel Command
(DOD-AMC)
2021/06/03
2022/04/1221-557 EPSCoR Research Infrastructure Improvement (RII) 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. EPSCoR jurisdictions that are eligible for RII competitions are listed in the RII Eligibility table, which can be found here. Through this program, NSF establishes partnerships with government, higher education, an… Click for more$11M ($300K)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/05/05
2022/04/1521-533 Computer and Information Science and Engineering Minority-Serving Institutions Research Expansion Program With this solicitation, the National Science Foundation’s (NSF) Directorate for Computer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE) is launching a new, focused program to support research expansion for Minority-Serving Institutions (MSIs).The goal of the CISE-MSI program is to broaden participation by increasing the number of CISE-funded research projects from MSIs. MSIs are central to inclusi… Click for more$7M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/05/05
2022/04/2520-544 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. More than a decade ago, the National Science Foundation’s (NSF) Directorate for Computer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE) established the Expeditions in Comp… Click for more$60M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/05/05
2022/05/02DE-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.$250M ($20M)
Idaho Field Office
(DOE-ID)
2021/07/21
2022/05/0221-527 Environmental Convergence Opportunities in Chemical, Bioengineering, Environmental, and Transport Systems Creating effective solutions to our most pressing environmental and sustainability challenges requires imaginative thinking – the kind that evolves when researchers from disparate fields, expertise, or perspectives fully immerse themselves in work toward a common goal. The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine (NASEM), in their report “Environmental Engineering for the 21st Cent… Click for more$8.5M ($1.7M)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/05/18
2022/05/02PD-21-7980 Advancing Innovation and Impact in Undergraduate STEM Education at Two-year Institutions of Higher Education NSF’s Education and Human Resources Directorate seeks to significantly enhance its support for research, development, implementation, and assessment to improve STEM education at the Nation’s two-year colleges. NSF encourages bold, potentially transformative projects that address immediate challenges facing STEM education at two-year colleges and/or anticipate new structures and functions of the ST… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/06/03
2022/05/10PD-20-1260 Mathematical Sciences Infrastructure Program The primary aim of the Mathematical Sciences Infrastructure Program is to foster the continuing health of the mathematical sciences research community as a whole. In addition,the program complements the Workforce Program in the Mathematical Sciences in its goal to increase the number of well-prepared U.S. based individuals who successfully pursue careers in the mathematical sciences and in other p… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/06/03
2022/05/2521-572 NSF Convergence Accelerator Phases I and II for the 2021 Cohort The NSF Convergence Accelerator program addresses national-scale societal challenges through use-inspired convergence research. Using a convergence approach and innovation processes like human-centered design, user discovery, and team science and integration of multidisciplinary research, the Convergence Accelerator program seeks to transition basic research and discovery into practice to solve hi… Click for more$22M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/06/28
2022/06/0720-608 Research Training Groups in the Mathematical Sciences The long-range goal of the Research Training Groups in the Mathematical Sciences (RTG) program is to strengthen the nation’s scientific competitiveness by increasing the number of well-prepared U.S. citizens, nationals, and permanent residents who pursue careers in the mathematical sciences, be they in academia, government, or industry. The RTG program supports efforts to improve research training… Click for more$10M ($500K)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/06/14
2022/06/09DE-FOA-0002510 Notice of Intent to Issue: DE-FOA-0002415 Advancing Wave Energy Technologies through Open Water Testing at PacWave The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) intends to issue, on behalf of the Water Power Technologies Office (WPTO), a Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) entitled “Advancing Wave Energy Technologies through Open Water Testing at PacWave.” This is a Notice of Intent (NOI) only. EERE may issue a FOA as described, may issue a FOA that is significantly different than the FOA desc… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2021/06/14
2022/06/10HR001121S0032 Defense Sciences Office Office-wide The mission of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) Defense Sciences Office (DSO) is to identify and create the next generation of scientific discovery by pursuing high-risk, high-payoff research initiatives across a broad spectrum of science and engineering disciplines and transforming these initiatives into disruptive technologies for U.S. national security. In support of this m… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
DARPA – Defense Sciences Office
(DOD-DARPA-DSO)
2021/06/14
2022/07/14DE-FOA-0002541 Notice of Intent to Issue Funding Opportunity Announcement No. DE-FOA-0002417 The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) intends to issue, on behalf of the Water Power Technologies Office (WPTO) through its HydroWIRES Initiative, a Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) entitled “Technology Innovation to Increase Hydropower Flexibility “. The FOA seeks next-generation technologies from manufacturers, equipment vendors, and research organizations to improve … Click for moreTBD (TBD)
Golden Field Office
(DOE-GFO)
2021/07/21
2022/09/24BAA-E3-SUSTAINABLELANDSCAPES-2020 Sustainable Landscapes Broad Agency Announcement This Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) seeks opportunities to co-create, co-design, co-invest, and collaborate in the research, development, piloting, and scaling of innovative interventions for reducing land-based greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and increasing long-term carbon sequestration at scale. The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) invites organizations, companies, fou… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
Agency for International Development
(USAID)
2021/01/26
2022/09/30DE-FOA-0001953 SOLICITATION ON TOPICS INFORMING NEW PROGRAM AREAS The purpose of this modification is to incorporate changes to the Funding Opportunity Announcement, DE-FOA-0001953. Accordingly this modification, Updated Anticipated Award Amounts. See Cover Page of the FOA. Inserted new Targeted Topic. Topic U: SF6-Free Routes for Electrical Equipment. See Table 1. Targeted Topics, Appendix U and Total Amount to be awarded on Cover Page. To obtain a copy of th… Click for more$114.8M ($3.7M)
Advanced Research Projects Agency Energy
(DOE-ARPAE)
2021/06/03
2022/09/30DE-FOA-0001954 SOLICITATION ON TOPICS INFORMING NEW PROGRAM AREAS SBIR/STTR The purpose of this modification is to incorporate changes to the Funding Opportunity Announcement, DE-FOA-0001954. Accordingly this modification, Inserted new Targeted Topic. Topic S: Topology Optimization and Additive Manufacturing for Performance Enhancement of High Temperature and High Pressure Heat Exchangers (Topology). See Table 1. Targeted Topics, Appendix S and Total Amount to be awarded … Click for moreTBD ($3.7M)
Advanced Research Projects Agency Energy
(DOE-ARPAE)
2020/10/13
2023/04/29W911NF-18-S-0005 U.S. Army Research Institute for the Behavioral and Social Sciences Broad Agency Announcement for Basic, Applied, and Advanced Research (Fiscal Years 2018-2023) Notice to All Interested Vendors: If you have questions regarding Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) W911NF-18-S-0005 or any white paper solicitation associated with W911NF-18-S-0005, please submit your question(s) in writing to the ACC (APG) RTP Point of Contact, Maria D. Nelson, at maria.d.nelson.civ@mail.mil. This process helps expedite responses to your question(s). The full announcement lists an… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
Dept of the Army — Materiel Command
(DOD-AMC)
2021/06/03
2023/05/09FA8650-19-S-2003 Research for Integrated Vehicle Aerodynamic Technologies (RIVAT) The Aerospace Vehicles Division (RQV), Aerospace Systems Directorate (RQ), Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) conducts vehicle aerodynamic research in the following areas: 1) Fundamental and Applied Fluid Dynamics Fundamental and applied fluid dynamics is central to Air Force vehicle flight performance and mission success. Research in this area is intended to further understanding of internal an… Click for more$4.9M (TBD)
Air Force — Research Lab
(DOD-AFRL)
2019/05/20
2023/09/20FA8650-18-S-5010 AFRL/RXC Structural Materials Open BAA Air Force Research Laboratory, Materials & Manufacturing Directorate, Structural Materials Division, AFRL/RXC, 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 … Click for more$99.5M (TBD)
Air Force — Research Lab
(DOD-AFRL)
2018/10/01
2023/09/30W911NF-20-S-0011 CCDC-ARL MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY FOA This notice of funding availability constitutes a competitive mechanism by which to evaluate and select proposals for award, including a merit-based competition, as described in the Department of Defense Grants and Agreements Regulations (DoDGARS), 32 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR)22.315 for the selection of proposals to be awarded a TIA and for the competitive process for the award of OTs. A f… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
Dept of the Army — Materiel Command
(DOD-AMC)
2021/06/03
2023/12/19FOA-RVK-2019-0001 AFRL RV-RD Assistance Instruments Announcement This is a 5 year open Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) accepting proposals from the date of publication for the award of Grant and Cooperative Agreement Assistance Instruments. The AFRL Space Vehicles Directorate (RV) and Directed Energy Directorate (RD) are interested in receiving proposals under this announcement in order to establish University Cooperative Agreements and Grants to provide… Click for moreTBD ($90M)
AFRL DET 8
(DOD-AFRL-AFRLDET8)
2019/08/12
2024/05/01W911NF-19-S-0004 ARMY APPLICATIONS LAB BROAD AGENCY ANNOUNCEMENT FOR DISRUPTIVE APPLICATIONS This BAA sets forth research areas of interest to the Army Applications Lab (AAL). This BAA is issued under paragraph 6.102(d)(2) of the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR), which provides for the competitive selection of basic and applied research proposals, and 10 U.S.C. 2358, 10 U.S.C. 2371, and 10 U.S.C. 2371b, which provide the authorities for issuing awards under this announcement for basic… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
Dept of the Army — Materiel Command
(DOD-AMC)
2021/06/03
2025/02/19W911NF20S0003 Staff Research Program The ARO is soliciting proposals for Staff Research Program opportunities. The purpose of the program is to enable ARO scientific staff to maintain and expand professional competence in support of fulfilling the ARO mission through the conduct of hands-on, basic research. The staff research will be performed collaboratively with institutions external to ARO. Staff research efforts will involve scie… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
Dept of the Army — Materiel Command
(DOD-AMC)
2021/06/03
2025/03/31W911NF-20-S-0008 UNITED STATES MILITARY ACADEMY Broad Agency Announcement The U.S. Military Academy at West Point’s mission is “to educate, train, and inspire the Corps of Cadets so that each graduate is a commissioned leader of character committed to the values of Duty, Honor, Country and prepared for a career of professional excellence and service to the Nation as an officer in the United States Army.” The United States Military Academy is located at West Point, New Y… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
Dept of the Army — Materiel Command
(DOD-AMC)
2021/06/03
2025/06/17FOA20AFRLRVKE0001 Future Scholars for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Workforce Development Programs The Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) at Kirtland Air Force Base, New Mexico, is seeking innovative applications for Future Scholars under Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Workforce Development Programs. AFRL intends to award multiple grants and cooperative agreements, subject to the availability of funds.This is a five year open Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) ac… Click for more$50M ($25M)
AFRL Kirtland AFB
(DOD-AFRL-AFRLDET8)
2020/08/03
2026/04/30W911NF21S0009 LPS Qubit Collaboratory (LQC) The U.S. Army Research Office (ARO) in partnership with NSA’s Laboratory for Physical Science (LPS) is soliciting Incubator, Collaboration, and Fellowship research proposals for participation in the LPS Qubit Collaboratory (LQC). The mission of the LQC can be captured in three broad goals: 1) pursue disruptive fundamental research and enabling technologies with a focus on qubit development for qua… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
Dept of the Army — Materiel Command
(DOD-AMC)
2021/06/03
2026/05/11FA865021S2205 Collaboration for Innovative Research on Aircraft Structure (CIRAS) Collaboration for Innovative Research on Aircraft Structure (CIRAS) The Aerospace Vehicles Division (RQV), Aerospace Systems Directorate (RQ), Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL), is soliciting research in aircraft structural design, analysis, and experimentation, specifically in the following areas: Innovative structural concepts for reducing weight and/or improving performance Generation of rea… Click for more$6M (TBD)
Air Force — Research Lab
(DOD-AFRL)
2021/07/21
2027/09/0720-01 FAA Aviation Research Grants Program The FAA hereby announces its continuing interest in receiving applications for aviation research grants and cooperative agreements to pursue the long-term growth and short-term technical needs of civil aviation, under this funding opportunity. Eligibility of applicants for the award of an aviation research grant varies depending on the nature of the proposer’s organization, as well as the characte… Click for moreTBD ($6M)
DOT – FAA Aviation Research Grants
(DOT-FAA-FAA ARG)
2020/09/14
2030/10/14DE-FOA-0002265 Integrated University Program Scholarship and Fellowship Support A. STATEMENT OF OBJECTIVESThis Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is to award multiple cooperative agreements to accredited United States (U.S.) two- and four-year colleges and universities (Institutions of Higher Education (IHEs)) to receive and administer scholarship and fellowship funding provided through the Integrated University Program (IUP) and as administered by the Department of Energ… Click for more$50M ($3M)
Idaho Field Office
(DOE-ID)
2021/03/25
TBD21-600 Division of Materials Research: Topical Materials Research Programs Materials Research is the field of science where physics, chemistry, materials science, and engineering naturally converge in the pursuit of the fundamental understanding of the properties of materials and the phenomena they host. Materials are abundant and pervasive, serving as critical building blocks in technology and innovation. Materials Research impacts life and society, as it shapes our und… Click for more$66M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/07/21
TBD21-526 Arctic Research Opportunities The National Science Foundation (NSF) invites investigators at U.S. organizations to submit proposals to the Arctic Sciences Section, Office of Polar Programs (OPP), to conduct research about the Arctic region. The goal of this solicitation is to attract research proposals that advance a fundamental, process, and/or systems-level understanding of the Arctic’s rapidly changing natural environment, … Click for more$40M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/06/14
TBDPD-20-7644 Electrochemical Systems TheElectrochemical Systemsprogram is part of the Chemical Process Systems cluster, which also includes: 1) theCatalysisprogram; 2) theInterfacial Engineeringprogram; and 3) theProcess Systems, Reaction Engineering, and Molecular Thermodynamicsprogram. The goal of theElectrochemical Systemsprogram is to support fundamental engineering science research that will enable innovative processes involving… Click for more$13.1M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/06/14
TBD21-552 Innovation Corps Teams (I-CorpsTM* Teams) Program The National Science Foundation (NSF) seeks to further develop and nurture a national innovation ecosystem that guides the output of scientific discoveries closer to the development of technologies, products, and services that benefit society. The goals of the NSF Innovation Corps (I-Corps) Program, created in 2011 by NSF,are tospur translation of fundamental research to the marketplace, to encour… Click for more$12.8M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/03/09
TBDPD-21-1443 Fluid Dynamics TheFluid Dynamicsprogram is part of the Transport Phenomena cluster, which also includes 1) theCombustion and Fire Systemsprogram; 2) theParticulate and Multiphase Processesprogram; and 3) theThermal Transport Processesprogram. The Fluid Dynamics program supports fundamental research toward gaining an understanding of the physics of various fluid dynamics phenomena. Proposed research should contri… Click for more$9.2M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/06/14
TBDPD-21-7643 Environmental Sustainability The Environmental Sustainability program is part of the Environmental Engineering and Sustainability cluster together with 1) theEnvironmental Engineering program and 2) the Nanoscale Interactions program. The goal of the Environmental Sustainability program is to promote sustainable engineered systems that support human well-being and that are also compatible with sustaining natural (environmenta… Click for more$7.1M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/06/14
TBDPD-20-1406 Thermal Transport Processes TheThermal Transport Processesprogram is part of the Transport Phenomena cluster, which alsoincludes1) theCombustion and Fire Systemsprogram; 2) theFluid Dynamicsprogram; and 3) theParticulate and Multiphase Processesprogram. TheThermal Transport Processesprogram supports engineering research projects that lay the foundation for newadvances in thermal transport phenomena. These projects should eit… Click for more$7M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/06/14
TBDPD-21-7236 Biophotonics TheBiophotonicsprogram is part of the Engineering Biology and Health cluster, which also includes: 1) the Biosensing program; 2) the Cellular and Biochemical Engineering program; 3) the Disability and Rehabilitation Engineering program; and 4) the Engineering of Biomedical Systems program. The goal of theBiophotonicsprogram is to explore the research frontiers in photonics principles, engineering … Click for more$6.6M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/06/14
TBDPD-20-1403 Process Systems, Reaction Engineering, and Molecular Thermodynamics TheProcess Systems, Reaction Engineering and Molecular Thermodynamicsprogram is part of the Chemical Process Systems cluster, which also includes: 1) theCatalysisprogram; 2) theElectrochemical Systemsprogram; and 3) theInterfacial Engineeringprogram. The goal of theProcess Systems, Reaction Engineering and Molecular Thermodynamicsprogram is to advance fundamental engineering research on the rates … Click for more$4.9M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/06/14
TBDPD-20-1407 Combustion and Fire Systems TheCombustion and Fire Systemsprogram is part of the Transport Phenomena cluster, which also includes 1) theFluid Dynamicsprogram; 2) theParticulate and Multiphase Processesprogram; and 3) theThermal Transport Processesprogram. The goal of theCombustion and Fire Systemsprogram is to advance energy conversion efficiency, improve energy security, enable cleaner environments, and enhance public safet… Click for more$4.7M (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/06/14
TBDPD-18-7607 Energy, Power, Control, and Networks The Energy, Power, Control, andNetworks (EPCN) Program supports innovative research in modeling, optimization, learning, adaptation, and control of networked multi-agent systems, higher-level decision making, and dynamic resource allocation, as well as risk management in the presence of uncertainty, sub-system failures, and stochastic disturbances. EPCN also invests in novel machine learning algor… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/02/22
TBDFA9550-19-S-0003 Research Interests of the Air Force Office of Scientific Research AFOSR plans, coordinates, and executes the Air Force Research Laboratory’s (AFRL) basic research program in response to technical guidance from AFRL and requirements of the Air Force. Additionally, the office fosters, supports, and conducts research within Air Force, university, and industry laboratories; and ensures transition of research results to support U.S. Air Force needs. The focus of AFOS… Click for moreTBD ($100M)
Air Force Office of Scientific Research
(DOD-AFOSR)
2021/04/22
TBDPD-19-072Y Engineering Design and System Engineering The Engineering Design and Systems Engineering (EDSE) program supports fundamental research that advances design science and/or systems science through the creation of new knowledge about the design of engineered artifacts. Engineered artifacts include, but are not limited to, devices, products, processes, platforms, materials, organizations, systems, and systems of systems. The program focuses on… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/06/14
TBD2021-NIST-MSE-01 Measurement Science and Engineering (MSE) Research Grant Programs NIST is soliciting applications for financial assistance for Fiscal Year 2021 (FY21) within the following NIST grant programs: the Associate Director for Innovation and Industry Services (ADIIS); the Associate Director for Laboratory Programs (ADLP); the Communications Technology Laboratory (CTL); the Engineering Laboratory (EL); Fire Research (FR); the Information Technology Laboratory (ITL); the… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Institute of Standards and Technology
(DOC-NIST)
2021/02/08
TBDPD-21-7700 Education Programs in Atmospheric and Geospace Sciences AGSEducation supports efforts to integrateatmospheric and geospaceresearch and education via two main program areas, which are: 1) Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Site Program. This program provides funding to Universities andResearch Laboratories that allows them to offer summer internships to undergraduate students who would like to participate inatmospheric and/or geospaceresearch… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/03/25
TBDPD-21-178Y Geoscience Opportunities for Leadership in Diversity The GOLD Program supports the mission of achieving greater and more systemic diversity by creating a network of champions who can generate greater implementation of evidence-based best practices and resources to promote belonging, accessibility, justice, equity, diversity and inclusion (BAJEDI) throughout the geoscience education, research enterprise and workforce. Supported projects will research… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/06/28
TBDFA9550-21-S-0001 Research Interests of the Air Force Office of Scientific Research AFOSR plans, coordinates, and executes the Air Force Research Laboratory’s (AFRL) basic research program in response to technical guidance from AFRL and requirements of the Air Force. Additionally, the office fosters, supports, and conducts research within Air Force, university, and industry laboratories; and ensures transition of research results to support U.S. Air Force needs. The focus of AFOS… Click for moreTBD ($100M)
Air Force Office of Scientific Research
(DOD-AFOSR)
2021/06/28
TBDPD-21-1179 Nanoscale Interactions The Nanoscale Interactions program is part of the Environmental Engineering and Sustainability cluster, which also includes: 1) the Environmental Engineering program; and 2) the Environmental Sustainability program. The goal of theNanoscale Interactions program is to support research toadvance fundamental and quantitative understanding of the interactions of nanomaterials and nanosystems with biol… Click for moreTBD (TBD)
National Science Foundation
(NSF)
2021/06/14