Funding opportunities with approaching deadlines

Deadlines are approaching on the following funding opportunities. For more information use the links below or go directly to the funding page on the CALS Research Division website at

Non-federal opportunities (October 1 through 15 deadlines):


– American Cancer Society

– American Health Assistance Foundation (AHAF) — Alzheimer’s Disease Research

– American Philosophical Society

– Burroughs Wellcome Fund Career Awards for Medical Scientists

– Center for International Business Education and Research (CIBER) Awards

– The Epilepsy Foundation

– Lesbian Health Fund

– Life Sciences Research Foundation — Postdoctoral Fellowship Program

– Pew Latin American Fellows Program in Biomedical Sciences

– Society of Toxicology Awards

– United States Poultry and Egg Association

– UW-Graduate School — Life Cycle Research Grant Program

– UW-Madison — Research-Service Grant

– UW System — Wisconsin ESEA Improving Teacher Quality

– The Welder Wildlife Foundation

– Whitehall Foundation Inc.


Deadlines requiring internal UW competition:

Graduate School Research Committee’s Fall Competition call for 2008-2009 research proposals:

All requests for 2008-2009 research support under the Graduate School‘s Fall Competition must be submitted electronically to the Graduate School by 4:30 pm on Friday, September 14, 2007. For the 2007-2008 competition, the average award was $23,000, which included amounts for fringe benefits and tuition remission. Research Committee priorities are to:

1. assist junior faculty in strengthening their research programs
2. provide insurance against applications for extramural funding, particularly those involving support for graduate students
3. support creative research and scholarship on campus
4. open new research areas, including multidisciplinary projects

For full details about this opportunity, go to
Information regarding the Graduate School’s Research Committee Policies for 2007-08 can be found at the following web site:
The application form and instructions are available at . Look under the Research heading and click on the 2007 Fall Research Committee Application link. Questions about the application, call 2-8387 or 2-8386; technical questions, call 5-9772.

Federal opportunities:

DOI/Bureau of Land Management — Plant Conservation and Recovery — Modification 1

DOI/Bureau of Land Management — Annual Cooperative Sponsorship of the Wildlife Society Conference (14th) Grant

DOI/Bureau of Land Management — Rangeland Monitoring Specialist Grant

DOI/U. S. Geological Survey — Cooperative Ecosystem Studies Unit, Great Lake-Northern Forest CESU Grant

DOI/Bureau of Land Management — South Fork Student Intern Grant

DOI/Bureau of Land Management — Partner Support to the Wyoming Landscape Conservation Initiative for Trumpeter Swan Habitat Enhancement Grant

DOI/Bureau of Land Management — Uncompahgre Plateau Project Grant

EPA — Fall 2008 EPA Greater Research Opportunities (GRO) Fellowships For Graduate Environmental Study Grant

NIH — Exploratory Investigations in Food Allergy (R21) Grant

NIH — Collaborative Research on Tinnitus (R01) Grant

USDA/Forest Service — 2008 Challenge Cost Share Grant Program Request for PreProposals — Modification 3

USDA — Research on the Economic Impact of Cooperatives Grant

USDA/Natural Resources Conservation Service — Georgia State Office Conservation Workshops Grant

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