Limited Opportunities

BSD Faculty:  Please check the BSD Limited Funding Opportunity site & weekly newsletter for application requirements and deadlines, which may be earlier than the internal deadlines listed below.  If you have questions or want to sign up for the BSD funding opps email, contact fundingopps@bsd.uchicago.edu

PSD Faculty:  Please let Jennifer Woods know of your intent to apply to a limited opportunity, as the PSD may have a deadline requirement earlier than the internal deadlines listed below.

SSD Faculty:  Please let June Hou know of your intent to apply to a limited opportunity, as the SSD may have a deadline requirement earlier than the internal deadlines listed below.

All Other Interested faculty should submit the material below to their Dean's office PRIOR to the internal deadline listed:

  • A 1-2 page document describing the scientific agenda and its intellectual merit 
  • Indicate participating PI, co-PIs, and/or significant personnel:  names, departments and institutions
Open Opportunities
Deadline Title Funding Agency Who's Eligible Award Amount University Slots
6/5/2017
(internal)
9/22/2017
(external)
NIH Director's Early Independence Awards (DP5) NIH Early investigator--see solictiation $250,000 Two nominees per institution
6/27/2017
(internal)
11/1/2017
(external)
Pew Biomedical Scholars Program The Pew Charitable Trusts Junior faculty in years 1-3 of first appointment $240K over 4 years One nominee per institution
7/14/2017
(internal)
9/29/2017
(external)
2018 Searle Scholars Program Searle Funds Tenure-track assistant professors. $300K over 3 years Three nominees per institution
7/14/2017
(internal)
10/3/2017
(external)
NIAMS Rheumatic Diseases Research Resource-based Centers (P30) NIH No restrictions $500,000 One nominee per institution
7/14/2017
(internal)
10/19/2017
(external)
Claude D. Pepper Older Americans Independence Centers (P30) NIH No restrictions $825,000 One nominee per institution
7/21/2017
(internal)
9/1/2017
(external)
Clinical Research Sites for the Network of Excellence in Neuroscience Clinical Trials (NeuroNext Sites) (U24) NIH PI with clinical trial experience $200,000 One nominee per institution
7/24/2017
(internal)
9/19/2017
(external)
Instiutional Research and Academic Career Development Awards NIH No restrictions See solicitation One nominee per institution
7/28/2017
(internal)
8/18/2017
(external LOI)
Improving Undergraduate STEM Education: Pathways into Geoscience (IUSE: GEOPATHS) NSF No restrictions $350,000 One nominee per institution
7/28/2017
(internal)
9/14/2017
(external)
Pediatric Early Phase Clinical Trials Network (UM1) NIH No restrictions $3,600,000 One nominee per institution
7/28/2017
(internal)
10/6/2017
(external)
New Directions Fellowships The Andrew Mellon Foundation Junior faculty developing interdisciplinary angles in research. $200,000 - $300,000 One nominee per institution
7/31/2017
(internal)
9/5/2017
(external)
Global Undergraduate Exchange Program (Global UGRAD Program) DOS See solicitation $5,600,000 One nominee per institution
7/31/2017
(internal)
9/25/2017
(external)
Bridges to the Baccalaureate Program (R25) NIH See solicitation $300,000 One nominee per institution
7/31/2017
(internal)
9/25/2017
(external)
NIH StrokeNet Regional Coordinating Stroke Centers (U24) NIH No restrictions $200,000 One nominee per institution
7/31/2017
(internal)
9/25/2017
(external)
NINDS Neuroscience Development for Advancing the Careers of a Diverse Research Workforce (R25) NIH See solicitation $250,000 One nominee per institution
8/4/2017
(internal)
9/28/2017
(external)
NEI Center Core Grant for Vision Research (P30) NIH No restrictions $2,000,000 One nominee per institution
8/7/2017
(internal)
9/25/2017
(external)
Research Education: Bridges to teh Doctorate (R25) NIH Established investigator $300,000 One nominee per institution
8/7/2017
(internal)
9/25/2017
(external)
Business and Human Rights in the ICT Sector to Advance Internet Freedom DOS See solicitation $2,000,000 One nominee per institution
8/11/2017
(internal)
8/21/2017
(external)
Grassroots Civil Society Building Program USAID See solicitation $2,000,000 One nominee per institution
8/14/2017
(internal)
8/25/2017
(external)
NCS-X NIBRS Estimation Project DOJ See solicitation $2,000,000 One nominee per institution
8/14/2017
(internal)
10/10/2017
(external)
Research Experiences for Teachers (RET) in Engineering and Computer Science NSF See solicitation $600,000 Three nominees per institution
8/14/2017
(internal)
11/1/2017
(external)
George M. O'Brien Kidney Research Core Centers (P30) NIH No restrictions $750,000 One nominee per institution
8/22/2017
(internal)
10/20/2017
(external)
Simons Investigators in the Mathematical Modeling of Living Systems Simons Foundation Junior faculty within 5 years of start of first faculty position See solicitation for details One nominee per institution
8/22/2017
(internal)
10/20/2017
(external)
Simons Investigators in the Mathematics, Physics, Astrophysics and Theoretical Computer Science Simons Foundation Two nominations in each area per university, confidential to PI See solicitation for details One nominee per institution
8/28/2017
(internal)
10/25/2017
(external)
Innovations in Graduate Education (IGE) NSF No restrictions $500,000 Two nominees per institution
9/11/2017
(internal)
11/2/2017
(external)
CISE Research Infrastructure (CRI) NSF No restrictions $1,000,000 Three nominees for Institutional Infrastructure (II)
9/19/2017
(internal)
11/6/2017
(external)
Advancing Informal Stem Learning (AISL) NSF No restrictions See solicitation Three nominees per institution
10/6/2017
(internal)
1/17/2018
(external)
Greenwall Scholars Program in Bioethics  The Greenwall Foundation Junior faculty with at least 60%. See solicitation for details One nominee per institution
10/6/2017
(internal)
1/17/2018
(external)
Fay/Frank Seed Grant Program Brain Research Foundation Assistant and Associate Professors See solicitation for details One nominee per institution
11/14/2017
(internal)
1/2/2018
(external)
William G. McGowan Charitable Fund - Grants William G. McGowan Charitable Fund  Faculty at any level See solicitation for details One nominee per institution
TBD
(internal)
9/26/2017
(external)
The Midlife in the United States Study (U19) NIH Faculty at any level See solicitation for details One nominee per institution
TBD
(internal)
8/14/2017
(external)
Collections in Support of Biological Research (CSBR) NSF No restrictions See solicitation for details Three nominees per institution