All Limited Submission Opportunities


Program Name Internal Deadline Sponsor Deadline
NSF:Partnerships for International Research and Education (PIRE) Closed 08/25/14 05/15/15
Health Care Foundation of Greater Kansas City: Healthy Communities 2015 11/17/14 02/18/15
NSF: Major Research Instrumentation Program  (MRI) 11/10/14 01/22/15
Graduate Student Awards to Attend the Lindau Meeting of Nobel Laureates Closed 10/20/14 10/24/14
Arnold and Mabel Beckman Foundation:  2015 Arnold O. Beckman Postdoctoral Fellows Program 10/27/14 12/01/14
NSF: Partnerships for Innovation: Building Innovation Capacity (PFI:BIC) 10/27/14 01/28/15
The New York Academy of Sciences: 2015 Blavatnik Awards National Competition Closed 09/22/14 11/25/14
NSF: Science and Technology Centers: Integrative Partnerships (STC) Closed 09/15/14 06/16/15
NSF: IUSE / Professional Formation of Engineers: Revolutionizing Engineering Departments (RED) Applications still being considered. Please contact Nancy Biles at to discuss. 09/08/14 11/26/14
NSF: Collections in Support of Biological Research (CSBR) 2015 Competition See Opportunity 07/13/15
Burroughs Wellcome Fund: Investigators in the Pathogenesis of Infectious Disease Applications still being considered. Please contact Nancy Biles at to discuss. 09/08/14 11/03/14
United States-India Educational Fnd USIEF: Obama-Singh 21st Century Knowledge Initiative (OSI) Closed 09/08/14 11/03/14
National Institutes of Health: Nutrition Obesity Research Centers (NORCs) (P30) Applications still being considered. Please contact Nancy Biles at to discuss. 06/30/14 11/25/14
The Pew Charitable Trusts: Pew Scholars Program in the Biomedical Sciences  Closed 06/20/14 11/03/14
W. M. Keck Foundation Grant Programs in Science and Engineering, Medical Research, and Undergraduate Education Closed 06/16/14 02/15/15
Health Care Foundation of Greater Kansas City: Applicant Defined Grants  Closed 02/17/14 See Opportunity
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