Upcoming Events

2018 HHMI Investigator Competition — External Deadline: June 27, 2017 3 PM EST

Tue, Jun 27, 2017, 3:00 pm

This national competition for the appointment of outstanding scientists as HHMI investigators will enable HHMI to strengthen its community of basic researchers and physician scientists who bring innovative approaches to the study of biological problems in biomedical disciplines, plant biology, evolutionary biology, biophysics, chemical biology, biomedical engineering, and computational biology.

BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Awards - €400,000 — External Deadline: June 30 7:00 p.m. ET (23:00 hours GMT)

Fri, Jun 30, 2017, 7:00 pm

The BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Awards (Frontier Awards) seek to recognize and encourage world-class research and artistic creation, prizing contributions of broad impact for their originality and theoretical significance.

2018 Templeton Prize - £1.1M — External Deadline: July 1, 2017 11:00 p.m. ET

Sat, Jul 1, 2017, 11:00 pm

The Templeton Prize honors a living person who has made an exceptional contribution to affirming life’s spiritual dimension, whether through insight, discovery, or practical works. The qualities sought in a Templeton Prize nominee include creativity and innovation, rigor and impact.

Woodard & Curran Foundation Track 2: 3-Year Impact Grant for Clean Water Initiatives -$100K — External Deadline July 1, 2017 11:59 p.m. ET

Sat, Jul 1, 2017, 11:59 pm

The Woodard & Curran Foundation, the charitable arm of integrated engineering, science, and operations company Woodard & Curran, is accepting applications from nonprofits organizations for projects focused on protecting and promoting clean water sources.

2018 Damon Runyon-Rachleff Innovation Award for Cancer Research – $300K – External Deadline: July 6, 2017

Thu, Jul 6, 2017, 5:00 pm

The Damon Runyon-Rachleff Innovation Award is designed to provide support for the next generation of exceptionally creative thinkers with “high-risk/high-reward” ideas that have the potential to significantly impact our understanding of and/or approaches to the prevention, diagnosis or treatment of cancer.  The Innovation Award is specifically designed to provide funding to extraordinary early

BIRD Foundation's BIRD Energy Program - $1M — External Deadline: July 6, 2017

Thu, Jul 6, 2017, 5:00 pm

BIRD Energy” is the implementation of a cooperation agreement between the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) and the Israel Ministry of National Infrastructure, Energy and Water Resources (MIEW) and the BIRD Foundation.

National Multiple Sclerosis Society 2017 Pilot Research Grants – External Deadline: July 12

Wed, Jul 12, 2017, 5:00 pm

The Society funds high-risk pilot grants to quickly test novel ideas.  Funding is provided for one year to test innovative, cutting-edge ideas or untested methods, and to gather sufficient preliminary data to apply for longer-term funding.

2017 Berggruen Philosophy Prize: For Ideas that Shape the World - $1M — External Deadline: July 15, 2017 2:55 a.m. ET

Sat, Jul 15, 2017, 2:55 am

The Berggruen Institute seeks to nurture new ideas that have the potential to shape a better human future and is committed to science as a source of knowledge and innovation and to philosophy as a source of critical perspective and deeper understanding of the place and role of humanity in the world.

2018 Camille and Henry Dreyfus Postdoctoral Program in Environmental Chemistry - $120K — External Deadline: August 1, 2017

Tue, Aug 1, 2017, 5:00 pm

The Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation seeks to further the development of scientific leadership in the field of environmental chemistry with a postdoctoral fellowship program.  Applications are accepted from principal investigators who have well-established research efforts in environmental science or engineering.

American Gastroenterological Association (AGA)/AGA Research Foundation Grants (3) - $100K, $270K, and $270K — 2017 External Deadlines: August 4, September 8, and September 8