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

AKC Canine Health Foundation
Canine Athlete Special Emphasis Initiative (Proposal due May 31)

Research Program Grants (Proposal due May 31)

Israeli Ministry of Science and Technology
Eric and Sheila Samson Prime Minister’s Prize for Innovation in Alternative Fuels for Transportation (Nomination due May 31)

Organic Farming Research Foundation
Education and Outreach Grants (Proposal due May 15)

Research Grants (Proposal due May 15)

University of Georgia Peanut Myotoxin Innovation Lab
Request for Proposals (Pre-proposal due May 31)

UW Madison Graduate School
NSF-Widening Implementation & Demonstration of Evidence-Based Reforms (WIDER) (LOI due May 14)

Brain and Behavior Research Foundation
NARSAD Distinguished Investigator Grant (application due June 1)

National Fish and Wildlife Foundation
Acres for America (pre-proposal due June 1)

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Healthy Eating Research: Building Evidence to Prevent Childhood Obesity (pre-proposal due June 10)

National Potato Council
Education Scholarship (application due June 14)

International Life Sciences Institute
Future Leader Award (application due June 21)

Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation
Innovation Award (application due July 1)


Recently Announced

University of Wisconsin Foundation
Lily’s Fund Grace Grants (Proposal due Sept. 5)