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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

Hartwell Foundation
Individual Biomedical Research Award (letter of intent due July 8)

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Healthy Eating Research Special Solicitation Round 8 (pre-proposal due July 10)

Water Environment Research Foundation
Unsolicited Research (pre-proposal due July 10)

American Diabetes Association
Basic Science Award (application due July 15)

Career Development Award

Clinical Science and Epidemiology Award (application due July 15)

Innovation Award (application due July 15)

Junior Faculty Award (application due July 15)

Research Awards (application due July 15)

Translational Science Award (application due July 15)

American Horticultural Society
Communication/Editorial Internships (application due July 15)

Horticulture Internships at River Farm (application due July 15)

Farm Sanctuary
The Someone Project (proposal due July 15)

Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Professors Program (letter of intent due July 16)

Wildlife Conservation Society
Research Fellowships (application due July 16)

American Heart Association
Mentored Clinical & Population Research Award (application due July 18)

National Established Investigator Award (application due July 18)

National Innovative Research Grant (application due July 18)

National Scientist Development Grant (application due July 18)

Midwest Affiliate Postdoctoral Fellowship (application due July 18)

Midwest Affiliate Predoctoral Fellowship (application due July 19)

Burroughs Welcome Fund
Investigators in Pathogenesis of Infectious Disease Program (application for internal competition due July 29)

Microsoft Research
Microsoft New Faculty Fellowship Program (application for internal competition due July 29)

Searle Scholars Program
Searle Scholars Program (application for internal competition due July 29)

UW Madison Graduate School
Draper Technology Innovation Fund (TIF) Grants (proposal due July 29)

Alexander von Humboldt Foundation
Sofja Kovalevskaja Award (application due July 31)

National Fish and Wildlife Foundation
Klamath River Coho Enhancement Fund (proposal due July 31)