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
12/15/2017 (internal) 1/22/2018 (external, LOI) 2/21/2018 (external, full) NCI Pre-Doctoral to Postdoctoral Fellow Transition NIH See solicitation for details  See solicitation for details One nominee per institution
1/3/2018 (Internal) 2/21/2018 (external, LOI) 4/20/2020 (external, full) American National Election Studies (ANES) Competition NSF No restrictions See solicitation for details One nominee per institution
1/5/2018 (internal) 3/5/2018 (external) Moore Inventors Fellow Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation Within 10yrs of receiving terminal degree See solicitation for details Two nominees per institution
1/3/2018 (internal) 2/27/2018 (external) Outstanding New Environmental Scientist (ONES) Award (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)  NIH See solicitation for details See solicitation for details One nominee per institution
1/15/2018 (internal) 3/9/2018 (external) Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Part C Capacity Development Program NIH See solicitation for details $150,000 One nominee per institution
1/15/2018 (internal) 3/9/2018 (external) Journalist Reporting Tours in Northeast Asia US DOS See solicitation for details $500,000 One nominee per institution
1/17/2018 (internal) 3/20/2018 (external) Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics Training Program HHS/HRSA See solicitation for details $935,575 One nominee per institution
1/17/2018 (internal) 3/17/2018 (external) Environmental Health Sciences Core Centers (EHSCC) (P30 Clinical Trial Optional NIH See solicitation for details $1,300,000 One nominee per institution
1/17/2018 (internal) 3/20/2018 (external) Birth Defects Study to Evaluate Pregnancy Exposures (BD-STEPS) II HHS/CDC See solicitation for details $5,500,000 One nominee per institution
1/20/2018 (internal) 2/23/2018 (external) Medicare Rural Hospital Flexibility Program Evaluation Cooperative Agreement HHS/HRSA See solicitation for details $7,500,000 One nominee per institution
1/21/2018 (internal) 2/21/2018 (LOI suggested) 3/21/2018 (proposal) (external) NextGen Tissue Chip Testing Centers: Validating Microphysiological Systems (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) NIH See solicitation for details $1,000,000 One application per institution
1/21/2018 (internal) 2/21/2018 (LOI) 3/21/2018 (proposal)(external) Microphysiological Systems Data Center (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) NIH See solicitation for details $700,000 One application per institution
1/26/2018 (internal) 2/20/2018 (LOI) 3/20/2018 (proposal) (external) Ancillary Studies to the NIDDK Inflammatory Bowel Disease Genetics Consortium (R01- Clinical Trial Optional) NIH See solicitation for details $200,000 One application per institution
1/26/2018 (internal) 2/28/2018 (external) Japan Prize Japan Prize Foundation See solicitation for details $440,000 Two nominees per institution
2/1/2018 (internal) 3/5/2018 (external) Human Rights, Accountability, and Access to Information in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK or North Korea) USDOS See solicitation for details $100,000-$1,000,000 One application per institution in each of 2 categories
2/1/2018 (internal) 3/30/2018 (external) NSF Scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Program (S-STEM) NSF See solicitation for details See solicitation for additional details One nominee per institution
2/12/2018 (internal) 2/23/2018 (external) U.S. Embassy Seoul PAS Annual Program Statement) DOS See solicitation for details $75,000 One nominee per institution
2/15/2018 (internal) 4/17/2018 (external) Cultivating Cultures for Ethical STEM (CCE STEM) NSF See solicitation for details $3,150,000 see solicitation for details One nominee per institution
2/16/2018 (internal) 3/26/2018 (external) Evidence-Informed Approaches to Improving Health Outcomes for People Living with HIV HHS/HRSA See solicitation for details $1,700,000 per year Only one application per institution
2/16/2018 (internal) 3/27/2018 (external) Adolescent and Young Adult Health National Capacity Building Program HHS/HRSA See solicitation for details $1,150,000 per year Only one application per institution
2/16/2018 (internal) 3/26/2018 (external) Vision Screening in Young Children HHS/HRSA See solicitation for details $300,000 per year Only one application per institution
2/16/2018 (internal) 3/28/2018 (external) Women and Minorities in STEM Fields (WAMS) USDA See solicitation for details $100,000 per year Only one application per institution
2/23/2018 (internal) 3/15/2018 (external) Infrastructure and Capacity Building Challenge Grants NEH See solicitation for details $1,000,000 One application per institution
2/23/2018 (internal) 4/12/2018 (external) Health Workforce Research Center Cooperative Agreement HHS/HRSA See solicitation for details $1,800,000-$3,600,000 per year One application in each of 2 topic areas per institution
2/23/2018 (internal) 4/4/2018 (external) Inclusion across the Nation of Communities of Learners of underrepresented Discoverers in Engineering and Science (NSF INCLUDES) NSF See solicitation for details Up to 3 new awards totaling $8,500,000 One nominee per institution as lead Alliance institution
2/23/2018 (internal) 3/6/2018 (optional LOI) 4/6/2018 (proposal) Programs to Increase Diversity Among Individuals Engaged in Health-Related Research (PRIDE) (R25 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) NIH See solicitation for details $575,000 - $1,600,000 Only one application per institution
2/23/2018 (internal) 3/6/2018 (optional LOI) 4/6/2018 (proposal) Coordination Center for Programs to Increase Diversity Among Individuals Engaged in Health-Related Research (PRIDE) (R25 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) NIH See solicitation for details $1,600,000 Only one application per institution
2/28/2018 (internal) 3/31/2018 (external) Literacy Awards Library of Congress See solicitation for details $50,000 - $150,000 Only one submission per institution
2/28/2018 (internal) 4/2/2018 (proposal) Improving Sexually Transmitted Infection Screening and Treatment among People Living with or at Risk for HIV NIH See solicitation for details $4,300,000 Only one application per institution
3/1/2018 (internal) 4/5/2018 (proposal) Cultural Affairs Annual Program Statement - Public Affairs Section, U.S. Embassy Islamabad DOS See solicitation for details $200,000 - $500,000 Only one application per institution
3/1/2018 (internal) 4/24/2018 (LOI) 4/24/2018 (Application (external) Enhancing Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math Educational Diversity (ESTEEMED) Research Education Experiences (R25) NIH See solicitation for details See solicitation One application per institution
3/9/2018 (internal) 4/30/2018 (LOI) 5/31/2018 (Application) (external) Team-Based Design in Biomedical Engineering Education (R25) NIH See solicitation for details $200,000 One application per institution
3/30/2018 (internal) 5/3/2018 (external) Injury Control Research Centers CDC See solicitation for details $3,781,285 - $4,201,430 One application per institution