Category Archives: Funding opportunities

RFP – Algorithms in the Field (AitF)

  The National Science Foundation’s Directorate for Computer & Information Science & Engineering has announced funding for collaboration between theoretical computer scientists and applied researchers through its Algorithms in the Field (AitF) program. “Algorithms in the Field encourages closer collaboration … Continue reading

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RFP – USDA Solid Waste Management Grant Program

Applications are being accepted through December 31 for the USDA’s Solid Waste Management Grant Program.    The purpose of this program is: “To evaluate current landfill conditions to determine threats to water resources. Provide technical assistance and/or training to enhance operator … Continue reading

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EPA Announces Request for Proposals for Healthy Watershed Consortium Grant

EPA is soliciting proposals for the management of the Healthy Watersheds Consortium Grant. The purpose of the grant is to accelerate and expand the strategic protection of healthy freshwater ecosystems and their watersheds across the country. EPA expects to issue … Continue reading

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Environmental Solutions for Communities Grant Program

The 2015 call for proposals is out for the Environmental Solutions for Communities Grant Program. “Wells Fargo and the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) seek to promote sustainable communities through Environmental Solutions for Communities by supporting highly-visible projects that link economic … Continue reading

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Illinois Water Resources Center Annual Small Grants: Student Research Awards 2015 Call for Proposals

Via Lisa Merrifield at the Illinois Water Resources Center Due: Friday, October 31, 2014 The Illinois Water Resources Center (IWRC) requests proposals to fund promising graduate and undergraduate student research projects addressing Illinois water resources. We are particularly interested in … Continue reading

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National Science Foundation FY2015 funding opportunities

The National Science Foundation announced the FY2015 funding opportunities for Clean Energy Technologies. Examples of research topics include carbon dioxide sequestration and storage. For complete details on proposal submissions, see the National Science Foundation website.

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Data Purchase Program funds data purchases for researchers

Forwarded from Karen Hogenboom, Numeric and Spatial Data Librarian with the University Library: Do you need “small data” for your research?  Small data cost $5,000 or less, and the library will explore purchasing the data for your use and the … Continue reading

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Lewis and Clark Fund: A Unique Funding Opportunity for Doctoral Students Engaged in Field Work and Specimen Collection

The American Philosophical Society’s Lewis and Clark Fund is accepting proposals from doctoral students engaged in field studies in a wide range of disciplines–including many directly relevant to the work of the Prairie Research Institute.   If your graduate students … Continue reading

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NSF Geospace Environmental Modeling program RFP

Full proposals for the National Science Foundation Division of Atmospheric and Geospace Sciences’ Geospace Environmental Modeling (GEM) program are due October 15, 2014. “The Geospace Environment Modeling (GEM) program is a broad-based, community-initiated research program on the physics of the … Continue reading

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Simons Foundation – Targeted Grants in the Mathematical Modeling of Living Systems

The Simons Foundation invites letters of intent for their Targeted Grants in the Mathematical Modeling of Living Systems program. “The program is intended to foster a culture of theory-experiment collaboration similar to that prevailing in the physical sciences by supporting … Continue reading

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