Non-federal funding opportunities

Selected opportunities from CALS’ extensive listing of non-federal funding opportunities in agriculture, life sciences and related fields. View and search the entire list (updated weekly!) at

Upcoming Deadlines

American Rhododendron Society
Research of Rhododendrons and Azaleas of Interest (Proposal due Mar 1)

Multi-partner Call on Agricultural Greenhouse Gas Research (LOI due Mar 27)

Great Plains Center for Agricultural Health
Pilot and Feasibility Projects (Proposal due Mar 18)

Human Frontiers Science Program
Research Grants (LOI due Mar 27)

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
High-Priority, Short-Term Bridge Award (Application due Mar 1)

International Life Sciences Institute
Spice Research (Pre-proposal due Mar 22)

Food and Chemical Safety Summer Fellowship Program (Application due Mar 27)

Pollinator Partnership
Reducing Honey Bee Exposure to Due Emitted During Planting of Treated Corn Seeds (Proposal due Mar 1)

United Soybean Board
Soybean Health Research Program (Proposal due Mar 15)

UW Madison
WI Stem Cell Roundtable Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (Application due Mar 1)

Recently Announced

Chicago Community Trust
Strengthening Instruction: Science Learning (Proposal due Mar 18)

University of Arkansas Division of Agriculture
National Sustainable Strawberry Initiative (LOI due Mar 15)

Wisconsin Dept. of Agriculture, Trade, and Consumer Protection
Specialty Crop Block Grants (Application due April 15)