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 Academy of Arts and Sciences — Visiting Scholars Program

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

American Health Assistance Foundation (AHAF) — National Glaucoma Research

Canadian Studies — Doctoral Student Research Award & Faculty Enrichment Program

Fulbright — Student Program

Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Program

United States-Egypt Collaborative Research Grant

UW Graduate School — (Robert) Draper Technology Innovation Fund (TIF) Grants

UW-Madison — Faculty Development Program

UW-Madison — Hartwell Foundation

UW-Madison — Kemper K. Knapp Bequest Committee

Wisconsin Potato & Vegetable Growers Association

Federal opportunities:

EPA – National Risk Management Research Laboratory Advanced Decentralized Water/Energy Network Design for Sustainable Infrastructure

Higher Education for Development/USAID – South Africa: Building Capacity for Tourism and Transportation Management

National Endowment for the Humanities – Summer Stipends
*this award is subject to internal competition, please see this web site for more info*

NIH – Exceptional, Unconventional Research Enabling Knowledge Acceleration (EUREKA) (R01)

NIH/ National Cancer Institute – Integration of Mouse Models into Human Cancer Research (U01)

NIH/National Human Genome Research Institute – Data Analysis and Coordinating Center For Research Training Activities (U01)

NSF – Documenting Endangered Languages (DEL)

University of Wisconsin – Reilly Baldwin Wisconsin Idea Endowment

Wisconsin Green Industry Federation – Student awards and scholarships
Contact: Brian Swingle, Executive Director, (414) 529-4705,