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2/26/2015Still OpenShared Instrumentation Grant
$50.000 to $600,000
The SIG program encourages applications from groups of NIH-supported investigators to purchase or upgrade a single item of expensive, specialized, commercially available instrumentation or an integrated system that costs at least $50,000
National Institutes of Health
3/12/2015Still OpenHigh-End Instrumentation Grant Program
Funding between $600,000 and $2,000,000 will be given to purchase a singe piece of major equipment.
The objective of the program is to make available to institutions expensive research instruments that can only be justified on a shared-use basis and that are needed for NIH-supported projects in basic, translational or clinical areas of biomedical/behavioral research.
National Institutes of Health
3/12/2015Still OpenTech Women Program
Proposals to conduct a professional mentorship exchange programs. Applicants should plan to demonstrate the capacity to recruit and select a total of approximately 90 women from select countries in Africa, Central Asia and the Middle East to participate in a five- to six-week peer mentoring program in the United States
US Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA)
3/12/2015Still OpenMCH Autism Intervention Research Networks
up to $10,000,000 (AIR-B Network) or up $15,000,000 (AIR-P Network) total costs over the five year project period.
Establish and maintain an interdisciplinary, multicenter research forum for scientific collaboration and infrastructure building, which will provide national leadership in research designed to improve the behavioral, mental, social and/or cognitive health (AIR-B Network) / physical health and wellbeing (AIR-P Network) of children and adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorders and other developmental disabilities.
Health Resources and Services Administration, US Department of Health and Human Services
3/17/2015Still OpenNational Science Foundation Traineeship Program (NRT)
Designed to encourage the development and implementation of bold, new, potentially transformative, and scalable models for STEM graduate education training.
National Science Foundation
3/19/2015Still OpenTeam-Based Design in Biomedical Engineering Education (R25)
Direct costs of up to $20,000 per year and project durations of up to five years may be requested. Programs that include a clinical immersion program outside the academic year may request an additional $20,000 to cover participant stipends yielding a total of $40,000 in direct costs.

Provides support for new or existing design courses that require students to work in teams on open-ended biomedical design projects. In addition to the engineering aspects of design, the courses should include, where appropriate, discussion of the clinical environment, user needs, design planning with clinical mentors, device specification and development, patent searches, regulatory requirements, business planning and ethical considerations relevant to taking design ideas from the bench to bedside.
National Institutes of Health
3/19/2015Still OpenChildren's Health Exposure Analysis Resource (CHEAR)
Provides the extramural research community access to laboratory and statistical analyses to add or expand the inclusion of environmental exposures in their research.
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
3/19/2015Still OpenNgwang Choephel Fellows Program
US Department of State
3/30/2015Still OpenNRC Faculty Development Grant
$150,000 total costs per year, provided that an additional $50,000 is fully matched by the institution; awards are for three years.
Provides funding to support nuclear science, engineering, and related disciplines to develop a workforce capable of supporting the design, construction, operation, and regulation of nuclear facilities and the safe handling of nuclear materials. The objectives are to attract and retain highly-qualified individuals in academic teaching careers. The grants specifically target tenure-track faculty during the first six years of their career and new faculty hires in the following academic areas: Nuclear Engineering, Health Physics, Radiochemistry, Probability Risk Assessment (Levels 2 and 3), and related disciplines.
United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC)
3/30/2015Still OpenNext Generation Electric Machines: Megawatt Class Motors
This FOA is focused on developing MV integrated drive systems that leverage the benefits of state of the art power electronics (i.e., wide band gap devices) with energy efficient, high speed, direct drive, megawatt (MW) class electric motors for efficiency and power density improvements in three primary areas: (1) chemical and petroleum refining industries; (2) natural gas infrastructure; and (3) general industrial applications.
US Department of Energy
3/31/2015Still OpenToolkit for Identifying Best Practices on Human Rights Documentation
A project that will   define aspects of human rights documentation overseas, including the development of a toolkit to guide civil society organizations and other stakeholders working in this area.  This project will be awarded as a cooperative agreement. 
US Department of State
4/1/2015Still OpenUS-China Clean Energy Research Center: Energy and Water
Formation of a Consortium to pursue five identified R&D topics at the nexus of energy and water. These topics are: 1) water use reduction at thermoelectric plants; 2) treatment and management of non-traditional waters; 3) improving sustainable hydropower design and operation; 4) climate impact modeling, methods, and scenarios to support improved energy and water systems understanding; and 5) data and analysis to inform planning, policy, and other decisions.
US Department of Energy
4/1/2015Still OpenBolstering Judical and Social Processes in Central African Republic
DRL seeks proposals that will apply a dual-track effort to address severe impunity issues in CAR.
US Department of State
4/1/2015Still OpenTrack II Initiatives
Award floor is $100,000; award ceiling is $250,000
The U.S. Embassies in Islamabad, Pakistan, and New Delhi, India, support initiatives that bring Americans, Pakistanis, and Indians together for educational and cultural exchange, joint training opportunities, and collaborative projects that result in sustainable relationships and increased regional cooperation.
US Department of State
4/1/2015Still OpenSportsUnited: International Sports Programming Initiative
up to $225,000
Designed to reach underserved youth and/or their coaches/sports administrators who manage youth sports programs. These exchanges between the United States and select countries will be either reciprocal or one-way, and will employ sports to address specific themes.
US Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA)
4/2/2015Still OpenResearch and Evaluation, Demonstrations, and Data Analysis and Utilization (HUDRD)
varies by program
Moving To Work Evaluation (1 award up to $2,175,000); Jobs Plus Evaluation (1 award; up to $1,475,000); Small Area Fair Market Rent Demonstration Evaluation (1 award up to $850,000); and Resident Opportunities and Self-Sufficiency Program (ROSS) Evaluation (1 award up to $700,000)
Department of Housing and Urban Development
4/2/2015Still OpenAvailability of Administrative Supplements to NIGMS Predoctoral Training Grants
$80,000 direct costs
Provides support for the development and implementation of curricular activities aimed at a) providing graduate students with a strong foundation in research design and methods in areas related to conducting reproducible and rigorous research and b) broadening training to better prepare students for research careers in a variety of venues, such as industry, government, or entrepreneurial enterprises.
National Institutes of Health
4/2/2015Still OpenStrengthening and Improving the HIV Care Continuum within Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Part A Jurisdictions
Up to $500,000 per year; project period is three years
The purpose of this TA CA is to support a HIV care continuum learning collaborative across the 53 currently funded Part A jurisdictions.
Health Resources and Services Administration
4/8/2015Still OpenASPIRE
US Department of State; Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation
4/8/2015Still OpenDemocracy, Human Rights, and Labor in Egypt
approximately $1,000,000, pending availability of funding
Projects that will have a direct and lasting impact toward an inclusive, stable democratic process that protects fundamental freedoms, stable democratic institutions, and the rule of law in Egypt.
US Department of State, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor
4/8/2015Still OpenReintegration and Prevention of Recruitment program
USAID intends to provide funding between $20,000,000 and $24,000,000 to be allocated over a 3 years period.
Supports the Government of Colombia (GOC) to develop and provide services that foster sustainable social and economic reintegration of adult ex-combatants and disengaged children from illegal armed groups and prevent recruitment into such illegal armed groups.
4/9/2015Still OpenHealth Careers Opportunity Program
Up to $650,000 per year; project period is three years.
Aims to increase opportunities for individuals from disadvantaged backgrounds to successfully access and complete the educational and training requirements to become a health professional.
Health Resources and Services Administration
4/13/2015Still OpenCollections in Support of Biological Research (CSBR)
Awards are limited to $500,000 for up to three years.
The Collections in Support of Biological Research (CSBR) Program provides funds: 1) for improvements to secure, improve, and organize collections that are significant to the NSF BIO-funded research community; 2) to secure collections-related data for sustained, accurate, and efficient accessibility of the collection to the biological research community; and 3) to transfer collection ownership responsibilities.

National Science Foundation
4/13/2015Still OpenNEH Challenge Grants
In recent years the maximum grant has ranged between $425,000 and $500,000. Smaller grants for sharply defined purposes are encouraged. Grant recipients must raise, from nonfederal donors, three times the amount of federal funds offered.
NEH challenge grants are capacity-building grants, intended to help institutions and organizations secure long-term improvements in and support for their humanities programs and resources.
National Endowment for the Humanities
4/15/2015Still OpenInnovation Corps Sites Program (I-Corps Sites)
Anticipated funding amount is $1,500,000; up to 15 I-CorpsSites awards annually, pending availability of funds.
Seeks to develop and nurture a national innovation ecosystem that builds upon research to guide the output of scientific discoveries closer to the development of technologies, products, and processes that benefit society
National Science Foundation
4/15/2015Still OpenSoftware Infrastructure for Sustained Innovation
A long-term investment focused on realizing a portion of the Cyberinfrastructure Framework for 21st Century Science and Engineering vision and catalyzing new thinking, paradigms and practices in science and engineering.
National Science Foundation
4/15/2015Still OpenSummer Institute for Research Education in Biostatistics
$235,000 per year; project period is three years.
Supports research educational activities that complement other formal training programs in the mission areas of the NIH Institutes and Centers.
National Institutes of Health
4/15/2015Still OpenValidation of Pediatric Patient Reported Outcomes in Chronic Diseases (PEPR) Consortium
NIAMS intends to commit $12M in FY 2015 to fund up to four awards, as well as the Infrastructure and Opportunity Fund
Intends to capitalize on recent advances in the science of Patient Reported Outcomes (PROs) to measure the patient experience in clinical care and research in children with a variety of chronic diseases and conditions (e.g., asthma, juvenile arthritis, cystic fibrosis, diabetes, obesity and overweight, chronic kidney disease, inflammatory bowel disease, sickle cell disease, malnutrition, developmental disabilities including attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder and autism spectrum disorder, cerebral palsy and mental illnesses) using the Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS)  tools and approaches coupled with detailed clinical phenotyping and/or biospecimen collection in well-characterized human cohorts.
National Institutes of Health
4/15/2015Still OpenSurveillance of Congenital Heart Defects Across the Lifespan
approximate average award is $400,000 per budget period; project period length is 4 years
This new, competitive FOA will expand the National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities’ programs conducting birth defects surveillance with a focus on congenital heart defects (CHDs) among individuals of all ages.
Center for Disease Control and Prevention
4/20/2015OpenJustice Reinvestment Initiative: Assessment Technical Assistance and Maximizing Local Reforms
one award of up to $2,560,000 for a 36-month project period, beginning on October 1, 2015.
Program Oversight, Coordination, and Outcome Assessment (OCOA). Competition ID: BJA-2015-4153. The application must involve at least two entities.
US Department of Justice
4/20/2015OpenPreventive Medicine Residency with Integrative Health Care Training Program
Approximately $5,400,000 is expected to be available annually to fund approximately 14 awardees. Applicants may apply for a ceiling amount of up to $400,000 per year; project period is three years.
Improves the health of communities by increasing the number and quality of preventive medicine physicians who can address public health needs and advance preventive medicine practices, increase access to integrative health care, and increase the integration of these two fields into overall primary care training and practice.
Health Resources and Services Administration
4/20/2015OpenGlobal Sports Mentoring Program
Proposals to conduct two separate four-week reciprocal mentorship programs. By empowering women, girls, and people with disabilities, the GSMP directly supports United States foreign policy goals, promotes social inclusion and elevates the status of marginalized populations, by encouraging professional relationships between sports leaders and administrators in the United States and those overseas.
US Department of State
4/23/2015OpenCommunity Engagement Program in South Sudan
USAID intends to award a $23,600,000, three-year CEP program
There are activities that could be undertaken to mitigate the effects of the current conflict by focusing on local community engagement that is focused on resiliency and can also lay the groundwork for more sustainable longer-tem development. These activities will contribute towards the goal of “build the foundation for a more stable and socially cohesive South Sudan” under the USAID/South Sudan Operational Framework.
Agency for International Development
4/27/2015OpenDesign Study of Dual System Youth
Up to $750,000; one year project period
Research that enhances the field’s understanding of “juveniles who, prior to placement in the Juvenile Justice system, were under the care or custody of the State Child Welfare system, and juveniles who are unable to return to their family after completing their disposition in the Juvenile Justice system and who remain wards of the State.” The intent is to generate information on the prevalence and incidence of youth fitting these criteria (i.e., dual system youth) and strategies to improve coordination between the juvenile justice and child welfare systems and improve outcomes for these youth.
US Department of Justice
4/28/2015OpenProgram for Research and Training on Eastern Europe and the Independent States of the Former Soviet Union (Title VIII)
Awards depend upon the availability of funding, scope of work, number of proposed fellowships, and volume of activities
The U.S. State Department, Bureau of Intelligence and Research, Office of Outreach, invites organizations with substantial and wide-reaching experience in administering research and training programs to conduct nationwide competitive programs supporting U.S. scholars, students and institutions in advanced research and language training on the countries of Eastern Europe and Eurasia.
US Department of State, Bureau of Intelligence and Research
4/28/2015OpenEducationUSA Leadership Institutes
Aimed at building greater knowledge on key issues within U.S. higher education among select foreign university and government representatives so as to further the EducationUSA mission of promoting U.S. higher education abroad.
US Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs
4/28/2015OpenEducationUSA Academy
The long-term goal of EducationUSA Academy is to create a new recruitment pipeline for international high school students who may not have considered undergraduate study in the United States by creating a network of summer programs at participating U.S. colleges and universities, each aimed at providing a combination of intensive English language training and college-preparatory content.
US Department of State
4/28/2015OpenInternational Exchange Alumni Enrichment Seminars
US Departmnet of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs
4/28/2015OpenIncreasing Employment in the MENA Region
Maximum award amount is $2.5 million
Seeks proposals for projects funded through the Middle East Partnership Initiative (MEPI) program that will increase employment in the MENA region through country-specific projects.
US Department of State, Near East Affairs - Assistance Coordination
4/28/2015OpenNational Training and Technical Assistance Cooperative Agreements
Approximately $3,000,000 is expected to be available annually to fund up to four (4) awardees. Funding amount varies.
Provides funding to organizations to provide necessary technical and non-financial assistance to potential and existing Health Center Program grantees and look-alikes in the areas of oral health, health information technology and data, and clinical workforce development.
Health Resources and Services Administration
4/29/2015OpenBig Data Regional Innovation Hubs (BD Hubs): Accelerating the Big Data Innovation Ecosystem
Maximum of $1,250,000 for up to three years
This solicitation is part of NSF's Big Data program, which includes: research and infrastructure development; education and workforce development; and multi-disciplinary collaborative teams and communities that address complex science and engineering grand challenges.
National Science Foundation
4/30/2015OpenBrazil Partnership Development Program
Seeks to support multiple activities that will be responsive to critical developmental needs and challenges with in the following area:  Environment – Biodiversity
Agency for International Development
5/4/2015OpenCapacity-Building Program for US Undergraduate Study Abroad
This competition is a component of the Department’s engagement on expanding and diversifying U.S. study abroad through its new U.S. study abroad unit.
US Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs
5/4/2015OpenUS Building Study Abroad Capacity at US Higher Education Institutions
Proposals to advance the Bureau’s objectives of mutual understanding between the people of the United States and those of other countries, specifically through advancing U.S. student mobility, through the development of a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) on “Building Study Abroad Capacity at U.S. Higher Education Institutions (HEIs).”
US Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs
5/4/2015OpenYouth Leadership Programs with Algeria, Belarus, Iraq, the Philippines, and Russia
varies by country
ECA is supporting five distinct, single-country Youth Leadership Programs with Algeria, Belarus, Iraq, the Philippines, and Russia Each program will feature a substantive four-week exchange in the United States for students (age 15-17) that focus on the four primary themes outlined below. Please note: The Youth Leadership Program with Russia includes a broader age range (ages 17-20).
US Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs
5/4/2015OpenProject to Promote Youth Employment through Employer Partnerships in El Salvador and Honduras
$13M for one or more cooperative agreements
To fund a technical assistance project(s) in El Salvador and Honduras with the goals of improving employment outcomes among at-risk youth and preventing their engagement in the worst forms of child labor.
US Department of Labor
5/5/2015OpenNIH Science Education Partnership Award (SEPA) (R25)
$250,000 per year for up to five years.
The goal of this program is to invest in educational activities that enhance the training of a workforce to meet the nation’s biomedical, behavioral and clinical research needs.
National Institutes of Health
5/7/2015OpenFirst in the World Program
Provides grants to institutions of higher education to spur the development of innovations that improve educational outcomes and make college more affordable for students and families, and to develop an evidence base of effective practices.
US Department of Education
5/7/2015OpenCensus of Tribal Law Enforcement Agencies
US Department of Justice
5/7/2015OpenImproving Public Safety and Health Outcomes for the Justice-Involved Population
$500,000 for a 12-month project period
Seeks a national training and technical assistance provider to assist select state and local criminal justice systems in connecting the criminal justice population to community-based health coverage and care, as well as develop resources to assist the broader criminal justice field nationwide.
US Department of Justice
5/7/2015OpenSmart on Juvenile Justice: Community Supervision Training and Technical Assistance Program
Provides training and technical assistance to state and local government agencies and federally recognized Indian tribes to support their efforts to implement evidence-based reform strategies to reduce recidivism and improve outcomes for juveniles under community supervision.
US Department of Justice
5/7/2015OpenSexual Assault Response Team (SART) Toolkit 2.0 Competitive Solution
$700,000 for a 24-30 month project period
The purpose of this project is to update the SART Toolkit so that professionals will continue to have easy access to the most current research, practices, and information to support sexual assault victims, particularly underserved populations.
US Department of Justice
5/7/2015OpenNext Generation Marine Energy Systems - Durability and Survivability
Awards that range from $400,000 to $4,150,000.
Focuses on the robustness of innovative MHK design systems with high performance potential and attempts to address questions regarding the costs, reliability, and survivability of innovative and novel system designs. This FOA will address these questions early in the development cycle and avoid costly failures and design iterations with prototypes at a larger scale.
US Department of Energy
5/7/2015OpenWomen and Minorities in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Matematics Fields Program (WAMS)
Regular Grants = $75,000 to $150,000; Consortium Grants = $300,000
Supports research and Extension activities that increase the number of women and underrepresented minorities from rural areas who will pursue and complete a postsecondary degree in science, technology, engineering or mathematics (STEM) disciplines.
US Department of Agriculture
5/7/2015OpenRussian Business Leaders Program
The Russian Business Leaders Program is a two-way exchange to foster entrepreneurship, encourage business innovation, and provide concrete business leadership and professional skills for a new generation of Russian business professionals.
US Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA)
5/7/2015OpenYouth Award for Change and Tolerance (Y-ACT)
Y-ACT honors and supports international youth that have done exceptional work to create positive and impactful social change in challenging environments.
US Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA)
5/11/2015OpenInternational Visitor Leadership Program Assistance Award
Between a floor of approximately $450,000 and a ceiling of approximately $2,540,000; The Bureau may fund up to six assistance awards.
Some typical IVLP projects themes are: (1) agriculture; (2) counterterrorism; (3) democracy and human rights (4) economic and business development; (5) education; (6) environmental issues; (7) freedom of information; (8) international crime; (9) media; (10) rule of law; (11) science and technology; (12) tolerance and diversity; (13) U.S. foreign policy, and (14) U.S. government and political systems, and (15) Women’s Issues.
US Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs
5/11/2015OpenNational Initiatives: Promoting Effective Justice Systems Strategies
Provides state and local criminal justice practitioners and stakeholders with objective information, resources, and training and technical assistance (TTA) on timely and emerging criminal justice issues and actionable information to improve the uptake and quality of evidence-based practice.
US Department of Justice
5/11/2015OpenRural Quality Improvement Technical Assistance Cooperative Agreement
ceiling amount of $500,000 per year; project period is three years
Purpose is to improve quality and health outcomes in rural communities through technical assistance to beneficiaries of FORHP quality initiatives such as grantees, Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs), and other rural providers.
Health Resources and Services Administration
5/18/2015OpenRegional Medical Libraries for the National Network of Libraries of Medicine (UG4)
The goal of the NN/LM is to advance the progress of medicine and improve public health by providing U.S. health professionals with equal access to biomedical information and improving individual's access to information to enable them to make informed decisions about their health. Eight Health Sciences Libraries will function as the RML for their respective region.
National Institutes of Health