This week’s edition of Federal Funding Spotlight contains a curated list of open opportunities in the fields of science and technology, including opportunities from the National Science Foundation, NASA, the Department of Defense and the Department of Commerce.
Click here for a list of the latest funding opportunity announcements published on Grants.gov.
- National Science Foundation | Current Closing Date for Applications: December 6, 2019
- The Centers of Research Excellence in Science and Technology (CREST) program provides support to enhance the research capabilities of minority-serving institutions (MSI) through the establishment of centers that effectively integrate education and research.
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This edition of Federal Funding Spotlight features a list of recent opportunities open to state government applicants. The programs discussed below aim to:
- Expand public understanding of the connections between music and wellness;
- Make research contributions in the area of Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias;
- Address the problems fish and wildlife will face in the future;
- Help communities and regions devise and implement long-term economic recovery strategies.
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This week’s edition of Federal Funding Spotlight 🔦 focuses on opportunities from the Small Business Administration, the Department of Commerce, the Department of Agriculture and the Department of Defense. These opportunities support…
- Entrepreneurship training for service-disabled veterans
- Cooperative research involving commercial and recreational fishermen
- Natural resource conservation practices throughout West Virginia, and more!
Visit Grants.gov to browse and search through a complete list of federal funding opportunity announcements.
Small Business Administration 🔦 Current Closing Date for Applications: July 24, 2019
This program supports entrepreneurship training to veteran small business owners and entrepreneurs, with a special emphasis on entrepreneurship instruction to service-disabled veteran small business owners and entrepreneurs.
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This edition of Federal Funding Spotlight 🔦 highlights open opportunities from the U. S. Departments of State, Education, and Commerce supporting…
- Upcoming United Nations-related cyber events of strategic importance
- Innovative partnerships to train school-based mental health services providers
- Schools in communities with pervasive violence, and more!
Visit the Grants.gov Search page to browse a complete list of open opportunities.
Department of State, Office of the Secretary | Current Closing Date for Applications: August 9, 2019
The U.S. Department of State’s Office of the Coordinator for Cyber Issues (S/CCI) announces an open competition for organizations to submit applications for a program to support upcoming United Nations-related cyber events of strategic importance – in particular, meetings related to the UN Group of Governmental Experts and the UN Open Ended Working Group. The purpose of this award is to support travel, lodging and other logistics for civilian government officials to participate in these key cyber-related discussions, as well as other UN events that may discuss non-security cyber issues of concern (e.g. Internet governance, cybercrime, and Internet freedom). The recipient will also develop an online training course, which aims to provide foundational understandings on core U.S. cyber policy concepts for foreign civilian government officials, particularly regarding international security and stability in cyberspace.
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This week’s edition of #FundingFriday highlights recently announced grants from the Departments of Commerce, Interior, Education and Defense, as well as the National Endowment for the Arts.
Department of Defense, Dept. of the Army
Closing Date: January 02, 2019
The AIMM Research Award is intended to support highly creative and conceptually innovative high-risk research with the potential to accelerate critical discoveries or major advancements that will significantly impact military health and medicine. AIMM initiative funding supports novel research concepts and other efforts that initiate or enhance potential game-changers that may not be supported by other funding mechanisms or core programs.
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Strengthening foreign language study; developing public park lands; protecting neighborhoods – these are a few of the objectives of federal grant opportunities that were posted this week. Click here for a full rundown of the latest federal grants.
- Grant from the Department of Education
- Closing date: July 26, 2018
- The UISFL program provides grants for planning, developing, and carrying out programs to strengthen and improve undergraduate instruction in international studies and foreign languages in the United States.
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Among these opportunities with close dates in April are grants promoting environmental literacy, distance education, and Native American language preservation.
Close Date: Apr 06, 2018
Agency: Department of Commerce
Opportunity: Environmental Literacy Grants: Supporting the education of K-12 students and the public for community resilience
Purpose: The goal of this Federal Funding Opportunity (FFO) is to support the education of K-12 students and the public so they are knowledgeable of the ways in which their community can become more resilient to extreme weather events and/or other environmental hazards, and become involved in achieving that resilience.
Continue reading #FundingFriday: April Closings for Grants from the Departments of Commerce, Agriculture, and Other Agencies
By the end of January 2018, the following 5 grant opportunities will close. If you want to apply for these federal grants, be sure to finish up your grant applications at least 1-2 days before the close date (i.e., the due date).
Close Date: January 8, 2018
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This week’s #FundingFriday post highlights recent funding opportunity announcements that share an interest in protecting and promoting an enjoyment of the great outdoors. The federal agencies posting these grants are the Department of the Interior, the National Science Foundation, the Department of Commerce and the Environmental Protection Agency.
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This week, nearly 100 grant opportunities have been posted to Grants.gov. Here are a few highlights from the Department of Energy, the Environmental Protection Agency, the Department of Commerce, the Department of Health and Human Services, and the Department of the Interior.
The goal of this announcement is to select applications that can take advantage of today’s multi-petascale DOE high-performance computing (DOE HPC) systems to accelerate scientific discovery in strategically important areas of magnetic fusion energy science and address high-priority issues identified in recent community studies.
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