Georgia State University                                                       January 25, 2013

EXTERNAL FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES
(Funding and research-related announcements for members of the Georgia State research community)

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Announcements
Chronicle of Higher Ed: Don’t Underestimate NSF’s New Grant Submission Rules<http://chronicle.com/article/Dont-Underestimate-NSFs-New/136521/>
NSF: 2013 Revised Proposal Policies and Procedures Guide<http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2013/nsf13004/nsf13004.jsp>
NSF: Updated FAQs on Proposal Preparation and Award Administration<http://www.nsf.gov/bfa/dias/policy/papp/papp13_1/faqs13_1.pdf>
NSF: Implementing All Reporting in Research.gov<http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2013/nsf13041/nsf13041.jsp>

Prestigious Awards
US Patent and Trademark Office: National Medal of Technology and Innovation Nominations<http://www.uspto.gov/about/nmti/index.jsp>

Arts and Humanities
American Society for Theatre Research: Biennial Sally Banes Publication Prize<http://www.astr.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=23>
Department of State: Program for Research and Training on Eastern Europe and the Independent States of the Former Soviet Union (Title VIII)<http://www.grants.gov/search/search.do?mode=VIEW&oppId=52027>
Library of Congress: Kislak Short-term Fellowship for the Study of the History and Cultures of the Early Americas<http://www.loc.gov/loc/kluge/fellowships/kislakshort.html> (Undergraduate and Graduate Students, Postdocs and Faculty)
Institute of Current World Affairs Fellowship Program<http://www.icwa.org/FellowshipProgram.htm>
Mid-Atlantic Arts Foundation: French-American Jazz Exchange<http://www.midatlanticarts.org/funding/artists_programs/FAJE/FAJE_guidelines.html>

Business, Economics, Law, Criminal Justice and Public Policy Studies
CDC: Research Grants for Preventing Violence and Violence Related Injury<http://www07.grants.gov/search/search.do?&mode=VIEW&oppId=215234>
Dell Inc: Dell Social Innovation Challenge<http://www.dellchallenge.org/about/about-dsic> (Undergraduate and Graduate Students)
Department of State: Program for Research and Training on Eastern Europe and the Independent States of the Former Soviet Union (Title VIII)<http://www.grants.gov/search/search.do?mode=VIEW&oppId=52027>
Hewlett Foundation/IIE Dissertation Fellowship<http://www.iie.org/en/programs/Hewlett-IIE-Fellowship>
Institute of Current World Affairs Fellowship Program<http://www.icwa.org/FellowshipProgram.htm>
Institute of Medicine of the National Academies: FDA Tobacco Regulatory Science Fellowship<http://www.iom.edu/Activities/Education/FDAFellowship.aspx>
John Templeton Foundation: Core Funding Areas<http://www.templeton.org/what-we-fund/our-grantmaking-process> (Areas: Big Science, Genetics, Freedom and Free Enterprise, etc.)
Ms. Foundation Fellowship<http://forwomen.org/content/120/en/fellowship> (For Mid-career Women)
US Census Bureau: CES Dissertation Mentorship Program<http://www.census.gov/ces/researchprograms/mentorship.html> (Doctoral Graduate Students)
William T. Grant Foundation: Understanding the Acquisition, Interpretation, and Use of Research Evidence in Policy and Practice<http://www.wtgrantfoundation.org/funding_opportunities/research_grants/use-of-research-evidence>

Computer, Math, Engineering, Environmental Sciences, and Physical Sciences
Archon Genomics X Prize<http://genomics.xprize.org/competition-details/prize-overview>
DARPA: Fixed Wireless at Distance Phase 2<https://www.fbo.gov/index?s=opportunity&mode=form&id=4f452ce246e334b58fc8f6159a41b104&tab=core&_cview=1>
DARPA: Young Investigators Award<https://www.fbo.gov/index?s=opportunity&mode=form&id=d71abae874e8150744b98992cb7e8c98&tab=core&_cview=1> (Areas: Math, Engineering, Technology)
Dell Inc: Dell Social Innovation Challenge<http://www.dellchallenge.org/about/about-dsic> (Undergraduate and Graduate Students)
DoD: Construction Engineering Research Laboratory (CERL) – Integrated Water Security for DoD Installations (CERL-14)<http://www.grants.gov/search/search.do;jsessionid=Qq0VQ4MWSGJTRybMzNxGs1Nf4VHTLZrwp1GTRbhTYhqp7HlGqpZR!76571900?oppId=213834&mode=VIEW>
DoD: Construction Engineering Research Laboratory (CERL) – Critical Infrastructure Protection for Utility Systems (CERL-16)<http://www.grants.gov/search/search.do;jsessionid=Qq0VQ4MWSGJTRybMzNxGs1Nf4VHTLZrwp1GTRbhTYhqp7HlGqpZR!76571900?oppId=213834&mode=VIEW>
DoD: Construction Engineering Research Laboratory (CERL) – Innovative Coating Systems and Applications (CERL-19)<http://www.grants.gov/search/search.do;jsessionid=1hylQ5Mc1JH2TtvTFVzDyTFgzT2qjyDbt15DhMp10RvZv287nc4x!-1879260429?oppId=213834&mode=VIEW>
DoD: Construction Engineering Research Laboratory (CERL) – Fiber Reinforced Polymer Composites for Infrastructure Applications (CERL-9)<http://www.grants.gov/search/search.do;jsessionid=Qq0VQ4MWSGJTRybMzNxGs1Nf4VHTLZrwp1GTRbhTYhqp7HlGqpZR!76571900?oppId=213834&mode=VIEW>
DoD: Construction Engineering Research Laboratory (CERL) - Regional and Ecological Planning and Simulation (CERL-33)<http://www.grants.gov/search/search.do;jsessionid=1hylQ5Mc1JH2TtvTFVzDyTFgzT2qjyDbt15DhMp10RvZv287nc4x!-1879260429?oppId=213834&mode=VIEW>
DoD: Construction Engineering Research Laboratory (CERL) – Biological Decontamination of DoD Equipment and Infrastructure (CERL-35)<http://www.grants.gov/search/search.do;jsessionid=1hylQ5Mc1JH2TtvTFVzDyTFgzT2qjyDbt15DhMp10RvZv287nc4x!-1879260429?oppId=213834&mode=VIEW>
Department of Energy: SunShot Incubator Program<http://www07.grants.gov/search/search.do?&mode=VIEW&oppId=216193>
Department of Energy: Algae Biofuel Yield (ABY)<https://eere-exchange.energy.gov>
Department of State: Program for Research and Training on Eastern Europe and the Independent States of the Former Soviet Union (Title VIII)<http://www.grants.gov/search/search.do?mode=VIEW&oppId=52027>
James S. McDonnell Foundation: 21st Century Science Initiative: Grants in Complex Systems, Human Cognition, Mathematical and Complex Systems Approaches to Brain Cancer<http://www.jsmf.org/programs/cs/>
National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST): Precision Measurement Grant Program (PMGP)<http://www.nist.gov/pml/div684/fcdc/upload/ffo-2.pdf>
NSF: Hydrologic Sciences<http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2013/nsf13531/nsf13531.htm?WT.mc_id=USNSF_25&WT.mc_ev=click>
NSF: Ethics Education in Science and Engineering (EESE)<http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2011/nsf11514/nsf11514.htm>
NSF: SBE Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grants<http://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=13453&WT.mc_id=USNSF_39&WT.mc_ev=click>
NSF: EFRI Research Experience and Mentoring (REM): Pilot Opportunity<http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2013/nsf13032/nsf13032.jsp>
NSF: EPA/NSF Networks for Characterizing Chemical Life Cycle (NCCLCs) (Limited Submission)<http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2013/nsf13524/nsf13524.htm>
NOAA: Environmental Literacy Grants for Building Capacity of Informal and Formal Educators<http://www.oesd.noaa.gov/grants/elg.html>
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation: Games to Generate Data Challenge<http://www.health2con.com/devchallenge/robert-wood-johnson-foundation-aligning-forces-games-to-generate-data-challenge/>
USDA: Agriculture and Food Research Initiative (AFRI) - Sustainable Bioenergy<http://www.csrees.usda.gov/funding/rfas/pdfs/2013_afri_bioenergy.pdf> (Conference, Equipment, and Seed Grants)
USDA: Higher Education Challenge Grant Program<http://pivot.cos.com/funding_opps/26870>
USDoT: Commercial Vehicle Information Systems and Networks Funding<https://www.grantsolutions.gov/gs/preaward/previewPublicAnnouncement.do?id=16209>
USDoT: Grants for Aviation Research<http://apply07.grants.gov/apply/opportunities/instructions/opp12-01-cfda20.108-instructions.pdf>

Education and Social Sciences
CDC: Research Grants for Preventing Violence and Violence Related Injury<http://www07.grants.gov/search/search.do?&mode=VIEW&oppId=215234>
Dell Inc: Dell Social Innovation Challenge<http://www.dellchallenge.org/about/about-dsic> (Undergraduate and Graduate Students)
Department of State: Program for Research and Training on Eastern Europe and the Independent States of the Former Soviet Union (Title VIII)<http://www.grants.gov/search/search.do?mode=VIEW&oppId=52027>
DoD: Construction Engineering Research Laboratory (CERL) –Socio-Cultural Analysis (CERL-28)<http://www.grants.gov/search/search.do;jsessionid=1hylQ5Mc1JH2TtvTFVzDyTFgzT2qjyDbt15DhMp10RvZv287nc4x!-1879260429?oppId=213834&mode=VIEW>
ED: Personnel Preparation in Special Education, Early Intervention, and Related Services<http://www.grants.gov/search/search.do;jsessionid=1SxtQ1pNG4z5CSNQvDc2D7nR7hyB15JvZN0QZzG9kGhTmqwMpd0G!-1502138492?oppId=215613&mode=VIEW>
ED: Personnel Development to Improve Services and Results for Children with Disabilities: Preparation of Special Education, Early Intervention, and Related Services Leadership Personnel<http://www.grants.gov/search/search.do?mode=VIEW&oppId=215654>
ED: Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Service (OSERS): National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR): Research Fellowships Program<http://www07.grants.gov/search/search.do?&mode=VIEW&oppId=216373>
James S. McDonnell Foundation: 21st Century Science Initiative: Grants in Complex Systems, Human Cognition, Mathematical and Complex Systems Approaches to Brain Cancer<http://www.jsmf.org/programs/cs/>
John Templeton Foundation: Core Funding Areas<http://www.templeton.org/what-we-fund/our-grantmaking-process> (Areas: Big Science, Genetics, Freedom and Free Enterprise, etc.)
Ms. Foundation Fellowship<http://forwomen.org/content/120/en/fellowship> (For Mid-career Women)
NSF: SBE Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grants<http://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=13453&WT.mc_id=USNSF_39&WT.mc_ev=click>
NSF: Ethics Education in Science and Engineering (EESE)<http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2011/nsf11514/nsf11514.htm>
NSF: EFRI Research Experience and Mentoring (REM): Pilot Opportunity<http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2013/nsf13032/nsf13032.jsp>
NOAA: Environmental Literacy Grants for Building Capacity of Informal and Formal Educators<http://www.oesd.noaa.gov/grants/elg.html>


Health, Behavioral, Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Alzheimers Association: Everyday Technologies for Alzheimer Care (ETAC) Program<http://www.alz.org/research/downloads/2013_etac.pdf>
Archon Genomics X Prize<http://genomics.xprize.org/competition-details/prize-overview>
Burroughs Wellcome Fund: Collaborative Research Travel Grants<http://www.bwfund.org/pages/487/CRTG-Program-Application-%28Pre-Award%29/>
Dell Inc: Dell Social Innovation Challenge<http://www.dellchallenge.org/about/about-dsic> (Undergraduate and Graduate Students)
Department of State: Program for Research and Training on Eastern Europe and the Independent States of the Former Soviet Union (Title VIII)<http://www.grants.gov/search/search.do?mode=VIEW&oppId=52027>
DoD: Applied Research and Advanced Technology Development Psychological Health Award<http://www.grants.gov/search/search.do?mode=VIEW&oppId=215793>
Epilepsy Foundation: Grant and Fellowship Program<http://www.epilepsyfoundation.org/research/grant-and-fellowship-opportunities.cfm>
HHS: Life Course Research Network<https://grants3.hrsa.gov/2010/Web2External/Interface/FundingCycle/ExternalView.aspx?&fCycleID=19adeb77-9dae-415e-98e7-35acc0549e3b&txtAction=View+Details&submitAction=Go&ViewMode=EU> (Limited Submission)
James S. McDonnell Foundation: 21st Century Science Initiative: Grants in Complex Systems, Human Cognition, Mathematical and Complex Systems Approaches to Brain Cancer<http://www.jsmf.org/programs/cs/>
John Templeton Foundation: Core Funding Areas<http://www.templeton.org/what-we-fund/our-grantmaking-process> (Areas: Big Science, Genetics, Freedom and Free Enterprise, etc.)
NIH: Dissemination and Implementation Research in Health (R01)<http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-13-055.html>
NIH: Dissemination and Implementation Research in Health (R03)<http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-13-056.html>
NIH: Dissemination and Implementation Research in Health (R21)<http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-13-054.html>
NIH: Scalable Assays for Unbiased In Vitro Analysis of Neurobiological Function<http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-11-319.html>
NIH: Feasibility Studies to Build Collaborative Partnerships in Cancer Research<http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-13-068.html>
NIH: Functional Epigenomics: Developing Tools and Technologies for Cell-type, Temporal, or Locus-specific Manipulation of the Epigenome<http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-RM-12-026.html>
NIH: Biobehavioral Research Awards for Innovative New Scientists (BRAINS)<http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-MH-13-110.html>
NIH: Bridging the Gap Between Cancer Mechanism and Population Science (U1)<http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-13-081.html>
NIH: Autoimmunity Centers of Excellence: Basic Research Program U19)<http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-AI-12-060.html>
NIH: Interventions for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention in Native American Populations (R01)<http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-11-346.html>
NIH: NIMHD Minority Health and Health Disparities International Training (T37)<http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-MD-13-002.html>
NIH: Research on Psychopathology In Intellectual Disabilities (R01)<http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-12-219.html>
NIH: NIMH Pilot Intervention and Services Research Grants<http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-12-279.html>
NIH: Mental Health Research Dissertation Grant to Increase Diversity<http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-12-103.html>
NIH: NIMH Mentoring Networks for Mental Health Research Education<http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-12-264.html>
NIH: Initiative for Maximizing Student Development (IMSD) (R25)<http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-13-082.html> (Limited Submission)
NIH: Postbaccalaureate Research Education Program (PREP) (R25)<http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-13-085.html> (Limited Submission)
NSF: SBE Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grants<http://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=13453&WT.mc_id=USNSF_39&WT.mc_ev=click>
NSF: Ethics Education in Science and Engineering (EESE)<http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2011/nsf11514/nsf11514.htm>
NSF: EFRI Research Experience and Mentoring (REM): Pilot Opportunity<http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2013/nsf13032/nsf13032.jsp>
USDoT: Grants for Aviation Research<http://apply07.grants.gov/apply/opportunities/instructions/opp12-01-cfda20.108-instructions.pdf> (Area: Human Performance)


Public Health and Health Professions
CDC: Research Grants for Preventing Violence and Violence Related Injury<http://www07.grants.gov/search/search.do?&mode=VIEW&oppId=215234>
Dell Inc: Dell Social Innovation Challenge<http://www.dellchallenge.org/about/about-dsic> (Undergraduate and Graduate Students)
ED: Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Service (OSERS): National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR): Research Fellowships Program<http://www07.grants.gov/search/search.do?&mode=VIEW&oppId=216373>
Epilepsy Foundation: Grant and Fellowship Program<http://www.epilepsyfoundation.org/research/grant-and-fellowship-opportunities.cfm>
Health Resources & Services Administration: Nursing Workforce Diversity (NWD) Program<http://bhpr.hrsa.gov/nursing/grants/nwd.html>
HHS: Life Course Research Network (<https://grants3.hrsa.gov/2010/Web2External/Interface/FundingCycle/ExternalView.aspx?&fCycleID=19adeb77-9dae-415e-98e7-35acc0549e3b&txtAction=View+Details&submitAction=Go&ViewMode=EU>Limited Submission)
Institute of Medicine of the National Academies: FDA Tobacco Regulatory Science Fellowship<http://www.iom.edu/Activities/Education/FDAFellowship.aspx>
Ms. Foundation Fellowship<http://forwomen.org/content/120/en/fellowship> (For Mid-career Women)
NIH: Interventions for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention in Native American Populations (R01)<http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-11-346.html>
NIH: NIMHD Minority Health and Health Disparities International Training (T37)<http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-MD-13-002.html>
NIH: Dissemination and Implementation Research in Health (R01)<http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-13-055.html>
NIH: Dissemination and Implementation Research in Health (R03)<http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-13-056.html>
NIH: Dissemination and Implementation Research in Health (R21)<http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-13-054.html>
NIH: Collaborative R01s for Clinical and Services Studies of Mental Disorders and AIDS<http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-12-278.html>
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation: Healthy Eating Research: Building Evidence to Prevent Childhood Obesity<http://pweb1.rwjf.org/applications/solicited/cfp.jsp?ID=21417>
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation: Healthy Eating Research: Building Evidence to Prevent Childhood Obesity- New Connections<http://pweb1.rwjf.org/applications/solicited/cfp.jsp?ID=21418>