5 Grant Applications Due in September #FundingFriday

Summer is coming to a close, which means the Labor Day Holiday is coming as well. Before we get into holiday mode, though, these 5 federal grants are due September 1st through 5th, so get your applications in soon. Areas include criminal justice, occupational safety, journalism, defense, and animal care research.

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Evidence Based Decision Making in State and Local Criminal Justice Systems: Implementation Strategy for Sustainability and Scaling Up

Agency: Department of Justice (DOJ), National Institute of Corrections

Close Date: September 1, 2018

Purpose: To establish and test articulated linkages (information tools and protocols) between the decisions of local criminal justice stakeholders and the application of human and organizational change principles (evidence-based practices) in achieving measurable reductions in pretrial misconduct and post-conviction risk of reoffending.


Susan Harwood Capacity Building Developmental and Capacity Building Pilot

Agency: Department of Labor (DOL), Occupational Safety and Health Administration

Close Date: September 2, 2018

Purpose: To develop and conduct training and education programs for small business employers and workers on the recognition, avoidance, and prevention of occupational safety and health hazards in their workplaces, and to inform workers of their rights and employers of their responsibilities under the Occupational Safety and Health Act.


Broadcast and Digital Journalism Workshop

Agency: Department of State (DOS), U.S. Mission to Brazil

Close Date: September 3, 2018

Purpose: To support a one-week workshop in Brasilia for 25-30 journalism students with up to U$50,000 in FY2018 for a project period not to exceed one year. This workshop should provide hands-on training to journalism students on all stages of producing news, via broadcast and digital media.


Rare Plant Monitoring at Naval Base Point Loma and Naval Base Coronado

Agency: Department of Defense (DOD), Naval Facilities Engineering Command

Close Date: September 4, 2018

Purpose: To collaborate with the US Navy to integrate the San Diego County-wide San Diego Monitoring and Management Program (SDMMP) with the US Navy rare plant monitoring program to create consistent and comparable data across the county.

This meets several requirements of the Naval Base Point Loma and Naval Base Coronado Installation Development Plans and Integrated Natural Resources Plans to implement an ecosystem-based management approach to protect the operational functionality of the NBPL and NBC mission by minimizing the potential for adverse effects on special status species and their associated ecosystems.


Development of Novel Tools and Devices to Support the Care of Animal Models and Animal Care Research Facilities (R41/R42)

Agency: Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), National Institutes of Health

Close Date: September 5, 2018

Purpose: To support research that conceptualizes FEW systems broadly and inclusively, incorporating social and behavioral processes (such as decision making and governance), physical processes (such as built infrastructure and new technologies for more efficient resource utilization), natural processes (such as biogeochemical and hydrologic cycles), biological processes (such as agroecosystem structure and productivity), and cyber-components (such as sensing, networking, computation and visualization for decision-making and assessment).