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 Cancer Society
Applications for all opportunities below due April 1

Health Disparities Research

Mentored Research Scholar Grant in Applied and Clinical Research

Physician Training Awards in Preventive Medicine

Pilot and Exploratory Projects in Palliative Care of Cancer Patients and their Families

Postdoctoral Fellowships

Research Scholar Grants

Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center
A. David Mazzone Research Awards Program (LOI due Mar 8)

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)

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

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

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

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

UW-Madison Graduate School
NSF Nanotechnology Undergraduate Education (NUE) in Engineering (LOI due Mar 15)

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

Recently Announced

Corporation for National and Community Service (AmeriCorps)
Regional Conference Competition (Proposal due Mar 28)

American Society of Agronomy
Awards, Scholarships, and Fellows (Nomination due April 9)

Crop Science Society of America
Awards, Scholarships, and Fellows (Nomination due April 9)

Soil Science Society of America
Awards, Scholarships, and Fellows (Nomination due April 9)