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

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 research agenda and its intellectual merit
  • Indicate participating PI, co-PIs, and/or significant personnel:  names, departments and institutions

Note: If the internal submission deadline has passed, but you are interested in an opportunity listed below, please contact Sarah Lain at

Open Opportunities

Internal Deadline External Deadline Title Award Amount Funding Agency University Slots
8/10/2019 10/22/2019 Nathan Shock Centers Coordinating Center (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) $1,750,000 NIH 1
8/6/2019 10/11/2019 Advancing Digitization of Biological Collections (ADBC) $10,000,000  NSF 1
7/26/2019 Application: September 10/2019 | LOI (optional): 30 days prior to the application due date   NINDS Child Neurologist Career Development Program (CNCDP) (K12 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) See solicitation NIH 1
7/8/2019 Application: 8/23/2019 | LOI (required): 7/12/2019 Health Services Research Initiative (HSR)  $10,000,000  DoD Two LOIs will be accepted for consideration, but only one proposal application from the submitting extramural PI and organization will be allowed under this announcement. 
7/10/2019 8/5/2019 Ethiopia Nationwide Surveys and Focus Groups  $691,250 DOS 1
7/19/2019  8/29/2019  Institute of Education Sciences (IES): Research Training Programs in the Education Sciences  See solicitation Department of Education Only one application per institution (applies to Predoctoral Training Program only)
7/13/2019 8/26/2019 Equal Access to Quality Jobs for Women and Girls in Agriculture (EQUAL) -- Mexico $5,000,000  Department of Labor 1
7/8/2019 8/12/2019 Establishment of a National Center on Restorative Justice, FY2019  $3,000,000  Department of Justice 1
7/18/2019 Application: 9/25/2019 | LOI (optional): 30 days prior to application due date NINDS Neuroscience Development for Advancing the Careers of a Diverse Research Workforce (R25)  $1,250,000 NIH 1
7/16/2019 9/18/2019 Research Experiences for Teachers (RET) in Engineering and Computer Science: Supplements and Sites  $1,800,000 NSF 3
7/3/2019 7/26/2019 Emerging Cuban Leaders  $1,033,086 DOS 1
7/29/2019 11/5/2019 Advanced Computing Systems & Services: Adapting to the Rapid Evolution of Science and Engineering Research $10,000,000 NSF 1
7/14/2019 9/25/2019 NEH Summer Stipends $6,000 NEH 2
7/17/2019 Application: October 9/2019 | LOI (optional): 9/9/2019 Exploratory Alzheimer's Disease Research Centers (P20 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) $2,250,000 NIH 1
6/24/2019 7/29/2019 OJJDP FY 19 Specialized Services and Mentoring for Child and Youth Victims of Sex Trafficking and Sexual Exploitation  $450,000 DOJ 1
6/24/2019 9/10/2019 Conference for Early Stage HIV/AIDS Researchers Using Nonhuman Primate Models (R13 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)  $300,000 NIH 1
6/24/2019 7/29/2019 OJJDP FY 19 Strengthening Investigative Tools and Technology for Combating Child Sexual Exploitation  $2,000,000 DOJ 1
6/23/2019 Application: 7/31/2019 | LOI (optional): 6/28/2019 Data Science Research: Personal Health Libraries for Consumers and Patients (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)  $1,000,000 NIH 1
6/20/2019 7/23/2019 (Phase I) | 8/7/2019 (Phase II) Children’s Hospitals Graduate Medical Education (CHGME) Payment Program  See solicitation HRSA 1
5/28/2019 7/31/2019 YSEALI Regional Workshop on Citizen Journalism and Free Flow of Information $200,000 DOS 1
5/11/2019 6/11 - 8/22/2019 Agriculture and Food Research Initiative - Education and Workforce Development $500,000 DOA 1