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:

International Life Sciences Institute (ILSI) — Future Leader Awards

Christopher Reeve Paralysis Foundation (CRPF)

UW System Institute on Race & Ethnicity — Graduate Scholars Associates Program

Wisconsin Nursery Association

Federal opportunities:

DOD – Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs for Gulf War Illness, Autism, and more

DOD/Air Force Office of Scientific Research – Fiscal Year 2009 Young Investigator Research Program Modification 1

DOE – Advanced Heat Transfer Fluids and Novel Thermal Storage Concepts for Concentrating Solar Power Generation Grant

DOE/Chicago Service Center – Energy Frontier Research Centers Modification 2

DOE/Golden Field Office – Advanced Heat Transfer Fluids and Novel Thermal Storage
Concepts for Concentrating Solar Power Generation

DOE/Idaho Field Office – 2008 Advanced Fuel Cycle Research and
Development Modification 2

DOE – Research and Development for On-Board Vehicular Hydrogen

DOI/ U.S. Geological Survey – Cooperative Ecosystems Studies Unit, Colorado Plateau CESU

DOI/Bureau of Land Management – Watershed Analyses of Lincoln and White Pine Counties, Nevada & other lands of the Great Basin

DOI/Bureau of Land Management – Wildland Fire-Related Projects

DOS/ Bureau Of Educational and Cultural Affairs American Documentaries Showcase

EPA – FY2008 Tribal Solid Waste Management Assistance Project

EPA – Tribal Educational Outreach on Lead Poisoning Modification 3

HHS/National Institutes of Health – Functional Characterization of Genetic Variants and Interactions: The Genes, Environment and Health Initiative (R21/ R03)

HHS/National Institutes of Health – Immune Mechanisms of Virus Control (U01/U19)

HHS/National Institutes of Health – Microbicide Innovation Program (MIP IV) (R21/R33)

HHS/National Institutes of Health – Development of New Tools for Cell Fate Determination and Tissue Homeostasis in the Aged (R21/ R01)

HHS/National Institutes of Health – NIBIB Interfaces Initiative for Interdisciplinary Graduate Research Training (T32)

HHS/National Institutes of Health – Mouse Models Containing Human Alleles: Novel Tools to Study Brain Function (R21/R33)

IES – Mathematics and Science Education Research Request for Applications (FY 2009) 84.305A

NSA – Advanced Computing Systems (BAA 002 08)

NSF – Alliances for Broadening Participation in STEM (ABP)

NSF – Communicating Research to Public Audiences nsf03509

NSF – Developing Collaborations in Plant Genome Research (DCC-PGR) nsf04563

NSF – Ecosystem Science (PD 04-7381)

NSF – Hydrologic Systems nsf06545

USAID – Emergency Water and Sanitation and Other Infrastructure Program

USAID/Cambodia – Phnom Penh – Reproductive Health Modification 1

USAID/Tanzania USAID – Dar es Salaam- Learning Centers for Educational Discovery Grant

USDA/CSREES – Smith-Lever Special Needs Funding

USDA/CSREES – Integrated Research, Education, and Extension Competitive Grants Program: Conservation Effects Assessment Project

USDA/Midwest Advanced Food Marketing Alliance – 2008 Request for Proposals