Funding Opportunities

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

American Horticulture Society — Internships

American Rhododendron Society — Research Grants

Burroughs Wellcome Fund — Institutional Program Unifying Population and Laboratory Based Sciences

Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation — Fellowship Award

Ellison Medical Foundation Aging Program — Senior Scholars Awards

Epilepsy Foundation Programs

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society — Specialized Center of Research Program

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society — Translational Research Program

McDonnell Foundation

NACO Wetland Grants – Five Star Restoration Challenge Grants Pogram

The Tinker Foundation — Institutional Grants

UW-Madison — University Book Store Academic Excellence Award

UW System — Academic Staff Regents Awards for Excellence

Wildlife Conservation Society — Research Fellowship

Wisconsin 4-H Foundation — Scholarships

Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade & Consumer Protection — Agricultural Development and Diversification Grants

World Food Prize

Federal opportunities:

DOC/National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration — NOAAs National Height Modernization Program Grant

DOC/National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration — Hydrologic Research Grant

DOC/National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration — Environmental Literacy Grants for Formal K-12 Education Grant

DOC/National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration — 2008 Regional Research, Information Planning and Coordination
Grant (applications must be from designated Sea Grant Colleges or Institutional Programs)

DOD/Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs — 2008 Prostate Cancer Research Program (PCRP) Funding Opportunities

DHS/Office of Procurement Operations Grants Division — International Research in Homeland Security Science & Technology Mission Areas
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DOI/U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service — NAWCA U.S. STANDARD GRANTS Grant

EPA — Request for Initial Proposals, Strategic Agricultural Initiative/Food Quality Protection Act Grant Program: FY 2008 Grant

HHS/National Institutes of Health — Development and Application of New Technologies to Targeted Genome-wide Resequencing in Well-Phenotyped Populations (R01) Grant

NASA/NASA Headquarters — ROSES 2007: Moon and Mars Analogue Missions Activities Grant

NEH — Summer Seminars and Institutes Grant

NSF — Petascale Computing Resource Allocations Grant

NSF — ADVANCE: Increasing the Participation and Advancement of Women in Academic Science and Engineering Careers
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NSF — Ethics Education in Science and Engineering Grant

USDA/Food and Nutrition Service — FY 2008 Team Nutrition Training Program Grant
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