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 Meat Institute Foundation — Applied and Fundamental Research

CALS/Graduate School/WARF/WCIA — Cultivars and Other Plant Germplasm Program

Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation — Fellowship Award

GE Healthcare & Science Prize for Young Scientists

National Research Council of the National Academies

Federal Opportunities:

Alpaca Research Foundation – Special Request for Coronavirus Proposals

DHS/ FEMA – Region 5 Cooperating Technical Partners

DOI/U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service – Barred Owl Lethal Control Case Study

Human Frontier Science Program – Call for Long-Term and Cross-Disciplinary Fellowship applications

NIH – OLAW Institutional Official (IO) Outreach Program

NIH – OLAW IACUC Staff Outreach Program

NIH/National Cancer Institute – Continuation of the NCI Program for Rapid, Independent Diagnostic Evaluation (PRIDE) of Cancer Biomarkers

NIH/National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute – Minority Institutional Research Training Program (T32)

NIH/National Institute of General Medical Sciences – Centers for Innovation in Membrane Protein Production for Structure Determination (P50)

NSF – EarthScope

NSF – Ecological Biology

NSF – Ecosystem Science

NSF – FAQs About the Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program

NSF – Instrument Development for Biological Research (IDBR)

NSF – Long Term Research in Environmental Biology (LTREB)

NSF – NSF Scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (S-STEM)

NSF – Opportunities for Promoting Understanding through Synthesis (OPUS)

NSF – Population and Evolutionary Processes

NSF – Research Coordination Networks in Biological Sciences (RCN)

NSF – Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Talent Expansion Program (STEP)

NSF – Systematic Biology and Biodiversity Inventories

Society of Chemical Industry – Seligman APV Fellowship in Food Engineering

USAID – Abiotic Stress Tolerant Bionengineered Rice and Wheat

USAID/Thailand USAID – US-China Clean Energy Partnership

USDA/CSREES – Community Food Projects Competitive Grants Program

USDA/CSREES – Multicultural Scholars, HEP

USDA/CSREES – RREA – National Focus Funds Projects

USDA/CSREES – Rangeland Research Program