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

UW Madison Graduate School
NIH NCRR Developing and Improving Institutional Animal Resources (notification of intent due May 31)

Water Environment Research Foundation
Award for Excellence in Innovation (application due June 1)

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)

National Fish and Wildlife Foundation
Bring Back the Natives/More Fish Request for Proposals (pre-proposal due June 3)

National Fish and Wildlife Foundation
Short Grass Prairie Stewardship Fund (pre-proposal due June 3)

Camille & Henry Dreyfus Foundation, Inc.
Special Grant Program in the Chemical Sciences (letter of intent due June 5)

Arnold P. Gold Foundation
Rigorous Reviews of Research on Humanistic Healthcare (proposal due June 7)

Brain and Behavior Research Foundation
2013 Annual Prizes (nomination due June 7)

Pew Charitable Trusts
Pew Scholars Program in the Biomedical Sciences

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

Women in Science & Engineering Leadership Institute (WISELI)
Celebrating Women in Science and Engineering Grant Program (application due June 14)

National Potato Council
Education Scholarship (application due June 14)

National Invention Hall of Fame Foundation
Collegiate Inventors Competition (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)