Requests for Proposals

A variety of funding resources are available to members of the University research community.  Here are highlights of select opportunities that are of wide appeal or applicability to University researchers. For a more detailed list of funding opportunities, please visit the Office of Research and Project Administration.

If you are interested in any available opportunity please read Guidelines for Limited Submission RFPs or Guidelines for Open Call RFPs.

You may also view an archive of past funding opportunities.


 

Funding Opportunities

Google AI Impact Challenge

Google.org is issuing an open call to organizations around the world to submit their ideas for how they could use AI to help address societal challenges. Selected organizations will receive support from Google’s AI experts, Google.org grant funding from a $25M pool, credit and consulting from Google Cloud, and more.
Audience: Open to the Public, Early Researcher, Engineering, Higher Ed, Industry, Natural Sciences, Various Research Areas

2019 Charles H. Revson Senior Fellowships in Biomedical Science – Internal Deadline: January 28, 2019

THIS IS A LIMITED SUBMISSION OPPORTUNITY.  The University invites nominations for the 2019 Charles H. Revson Senior Fellowships in Biomedical Science.  The program provides 125% of the current NIH level and fringe benefits, plus operational support of $10,000 and a travel and conference fund of up to $3,500.

Audience: Request for Proposals, Natural Sciences

Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) Grants

The American Heart Association (AHA) Institute for Precision Cardiovascular Medicine, along with Amazon Web Services (AWS), is accepting applications from researchers for Data Grant Portfolio 3.0.
Audience: Open to the Public, Higher Ed, Industry

Artificial Intelligence (AI) & Machine Learning (ML) Training Grants

The American Heart Association (AHA) Institute for Precision Cardiovascular Medicine, along with Amazon Web Services (AWS), is accepting applications from researchers for Data Grant Portfolio 3.0
Audience: Open to the Public, Higher Ed, Industry

L’Oréal USA 2019 Women in Science Fellowship Program

The 2019 For Women in Science Fellowship Program is seeking five exceptional women postdoctoral scientists looking to advance their research and serve as role models for the next generation of girls in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM).
Audience: Engineering, Natural Sciences, Women

2019 AAAS Martin and Rose Wachtel Cancer Research Award

This annual award honors early-career investigators who have performed outstanding work in the field of cancer research.
Audience: Open to the Public, Early Researcher, Higher Ed, Natural Sciences

PhRMA Foundation Translational Medicine & Therapeutics

Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America Foundation, Inc. (PhRMA Foundation) is offering financial support in the form of Research Starter Grants (RSG) to individuals beginning independent research careers at the faculty level.
Audience: Open to the Public, Higher Ed, Natural Sciences, Various Research Areas

2019 Agilent Early Career Professor Award

The purpose of the Agilent Early Career Professor Award is to promote and encourage excellent research enabling measurements of importance to Agilent Technologies and the world and establish strong collaborative relationships between Agilent researchers and leading professors early in their career.
Audience: Open to the Public, Higher Ed, Industry

Daiichi Sankyo TaNeDS Global 2019

TaNeDS (Take a New Challenge for Drug diScovery) is Daiichi Sankyo's open competition grant program.
Audience: Open to the Public, Higher Ed, Natural Sciences, Various Research Areas

2019 Klingenstein-Simons Fellowship Awards in Neuroscience

The Esther A. & Joseph Klingenstein Fund and the Simons Foundation have announced the opening of the 2019 competition for research fellowships in the neurosciences.
Audience: Open to the Public, Early Researcher, Higher Ed, Natural Sciences

NYSCF Innovator Awards in Neuroscience

New York Stem Cell Foundation (NYSCF) is soliciting applications from early career investigators for Innovator Awards in Neuroscience.
Audience: Request for Proposals, Early Researcher, Higher Ed, Natural Sciences

NYSCF Innovator Awards in Stem Cell Research

New York Stem Cell Foundation (NYSCF) is soliciting applications from early career investigators for Innovator Awards in Stem Cell Research.
Audience: Open to the Public, Early Researcher, Higher Ed, Natural Sciences

2019 Dreyfus Prize in the Chemical Sciences

The Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation awards the Dreyfus Prize in the Chemical Sciences to an individual in a selected area of chemistry to recognize exceptional and original research that has advanced the field in a major way.
Audience: Open to the Public, Higher Ed, Natural Sciences

Whitehall Foundation Research Grants & Grants-in-Aid

The foundation emphasizes the support of young scientists at the beginning of their careers and productive senior scientists who wish to move into new fields of interest.
Audience: Open to the Public, Early Researcher, Higher Ed, Natural Sciences, Various Research Areas

Prince Sultan Bin Abdulaziz International Prize for Water

The Prince Sultan Bin Abdulaziz International Prize for Water (PSIPW) is an international award focusing on water-related scientific innovation and judged by leading scientists from around the world.
Audience: Open to the Public, Higher Ed, Various Research Areas

Simons Targeted Grants in Mathematics and the Physical Sciences

The Simons Foundation’s Mathematics and Physical Sciences (MPS) division invites applications for its Targeted Grants in MPS program. The deadline is rolling and an applicant can submit at any time.
Audience: Natural Sciences

Cisco RFP for Secure and Private Internet of Things

This Cisco RFP with a rolling deadline (an applicant can submit at any time) requests researchers to propose innovative approaches to address various issues in technology.
Audience: Engineering

Comcast Innovation Fund Research Grants and Open Source Development Grants

The Comcast Innovation Fund offers $150K Max Anticipated. The external deadline is rolling.
Audience: Various Research Areas

Smith Richardson Foundation’s Programs in International Security & Domestic Public Policy

The Smith Richardson Foundation offers funding for research in the area of public policy. The application deadline is rolling.
Audience: Humanities, Social Sciences

Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative (SFARI) Explorer Awards

The Explorer Awards offers up to $80,000, including indirect costs for one year, non-renewable. Applications are considered on a rolling basis.
Audience: Life Sciences