Colgate-Palmolive Grant for Alternative Research
Deadline: October 9 The Colgate-Palmolive Grant for Alternative Research will identify and support efforts that promote, develop, refine, or validate scientifically acceptable animal alternative methods to facilitate the safety assessment of new chemicals and formulations. Scientists at any stage of career progression may submit a proposal. High priority will be given to projects that: Use in vitro or non-animal models Reproductive and Developmental Toxicology Neurotoxicology Systemic Toxicology Sensitization Acute toxicity Cash stipend is provided as a single lump sum payment. Awardees can apply again...
Source: ScanGrants feed - August 20, 2013 Category: Research Authors: Colgate-Palmolive/Society of Toxicology Source Type: funding

Rodenticide Soil Model
The objective is to conduct a tier-1 screening assessment of the leaching potentials of the three chemicals used in anticoagulant rodent baits being considered for use by the agencies in the natural areas of Hawaii. This project will benefit the public by addressing concerns related to a potential method of controlling invasive species impacts on trust public resources. (Source: Grants.gov)
Source: Grants.gov - August 17, 2013 Category: Research Tags: Natural Resources Source Type: funding

Rocky Mountain Inventory and Monitoring Network Stream Ecological Integrity Monitoring, Water Chemistry Project
Funding Opportunity Number: P13AS00205 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: Natural ResourcesCFDA Number: 15.945Eligible Applicants Public and State controlled institutions of higher educationAgency Name: DOI-NPSClosing Date: Aug 26, 2013Award Ceiling: $25,547Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Aug 15, 2013Funding Opportunity Description: NOTICE OF INTENT TO AWARD This Funding Announcement is not a request for applications. This announcement is to provide public notice of the National Park Service's intention to fund the foll...
Source: Grants.gov - August 17, 2013 Category: Research Tags: Natural Resources Source Type: funding

Nano-Biosensing
Funding Opportunity Number: PD-14-7909 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: GrantCategory of Funding Activity: Science and Technology and other Research and DevelopmentCFDA Number: 47.041Eligible Applicants Unrestricted (i.e., open to any type of entity above), subject to any clarification in text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility"Agency Name: NSFClosing Date: Sep 27, 2013Award Ceiling: $600,000Expected Number of Awards: 78Creation Date: Aug 13, 2013Funding Opportunity Description: The Nano-Biosensing Program supports fundamental research in engineering ...
Source: Grants.gov - August 14, 2013 Category: Research Tags: Science and Technology and other Research and Development Source Type: funding

Interfacial Processes and Thermodynamics
Funding Opportunity Number: PD-14-1414 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: GrantCategory of Funding Activity: Science and Technology and other Research and DevelopmentCFDA Number: 47.041Eligible Applicants Unrestricted (i.e., open to any type of entity above), subject to any clarification in text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility"Agency Name: NSFClosing Date: Sep 27, 2013Award Ceiling: Expected Number of Awards: 67Creation Date: Aug 13, 2013Funding Opportunity Description: The Interfacial Processes and Thermodynamics (IPT) program supports fundamental re...
Source: Grants.gov - August 14, 2013 Category: Research Tags: Science and Technology and other Research and Development Source Type: funding

Waipa Stream Restoration Phase II
Funding Opportunity Number: F13AS00310 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: EnvironmentNatural ResourcesCFDA Number: 15.608Eligible Applicants Nonprofits that do not have a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher educationAgency Name: DOI-FWSClosing Date: Aug 26, 2013Award Ceiling: $45,000Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Aug 12, 2013Funding Opportunity Description: This agreement is being implemented in order to restore and enhance fish and invertebrate passage through the lower reaches of Waipa Str...
Source: Grants.gov - August 14, 2013 Category: Research Tags: Environment Natural Resources Source Type: funding

Process and Reaction Engineering
Funding Opportunity Number: PD-14-1403 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: GrantCategory of Funding Activity: Science and Technology and other Research and DevelopmentCFDA Number: 47.041Eligible Applicants Unrestricted (i.e., open to any type of entity above), subject to any clarification in text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility"Agency Name: NSFClosing Date: Jan 15, 2014Award Ceiling: Expected Number of Awards: 47Creation Date: Aug 13, 2013Funding Opportunity Description: The Process and Reaction Engineering program supports fundamental and applied rese...
Source: Grants.gov - August 14, 2013 Category: Research Tags: Science and Technology and other Research and Development Source Type: funding

Catalysis and Biocatalysis
Funding Opportunity Number: PD-14-1401 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: GrantCategory of Funding Activity: Science and Technology and other Research and DevelopmentCFDA Number: 47.041Eligible Applicants Unrestricted (i.e., open to any type of entity above), subject to any clarification in text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility"Agency Name: NSFClosing Date: Jan 15, 2014Award Ceiling: Expected Number of Awards: 16Creation Date: Aug 13, 2013Funding Opportunity Description: Due to the ubiquitous presence of catalysis in the many aspects of goods and servi...
Source: Grants.gov - August 14, 2013 Category: Research Tags: Science and Technology and other Research and Development Source Type: funding

Chemistry, Manufacturing, and Control (CMC) and Clinical Trial Technical Support for Influenza Vaccine Manufacturers in Under-Resourced Nations
Funding Opportunity Number: EP-IDS-13-002 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: Other (see text field entitled "Explanation of Other Category of Funding Activity" for clarification)CFDA Number: 93.360Eligible Applicants State governmentsCity or township governmentsPublic and State controlled institutions of higher educationNative American tribal governments (Federally recognized)Native American tribal organizations (other than Federally recognized tribal governments)Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than inst...
Source: Grants.gov - August 11, 2013 Category: Research Tags: Other (see text field entitled Explanation of Other Category of Funding Activity for clarification) Source Type: funding

Ocean Acidification
Funding Opportunity Number: 13-586 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: GrantCategory of Funding Activity: Science and Technology and other Research and DevelopmentCFDA Number: 47.05047.074Eligible Applicants Unrestricted (i.e., open to any type of entity above), subject to any clarification in text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility"Agency Name: NSFClosing Date: Dec 03, 2013Award Ceiling: Expected Number of Awards: 15Creation Date: Aug 08, 2013Funding Opportunity Description: The new National Ocean Policy calls for actions to improve understanding of and ...
Source: Grants.gov - August 11, 2013 Category: Research Tags: Science and Technology and other Research and Development Source Type: funding

Potamkin Prize for Research in Pick's, Alzheimer's, and Related Diseases
Potamkin Prize for Research in Pick's, Alzheimer's, and Related Diseases Sponsored by the AAN and the American Brain Foundation and funded through the philanthropy of the Potamkin family. This award recognizes major contributions to the understanding of the causes, prevention, treatment, and cure for Pick's, Alzheimer's, and related diseases. Presentation Recipient is expected to present a 20-minute lecture during a scientific session at the 66th AAN Annual Meeting. Recipient will receive: Medallion and $100,000 prize Complimentary registration for 66th Annual Meeting Recognition at 2014 Awa...
Source: ScanGrants feed - August 1, 2013 Category: Research Authors: American Academy of Neurology/American Brain Foundation/Potamkin Family Source Type: funding

DOD Military Infectious Diseases Applied Research Award
Funding Opportunity Number: W81XWH-14-DMRDP-MID-ARA Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementGrantCategory of Funding Activity: Science and Technology and other Research and DevelopmentCFDA Number: 12.420Eligible Applicants Unrestricted (i.e., open to any type of entity above), subject to any clarification in text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility"Agency Name: DOD-AMRAAClosing Date: Sep 30, 2013Award Ceiling: $0Expected Number of Awards: 5Creation Date: Jul 30, 2013Funding Opportunity Description: All applications MUST specifically addre...
Source: Grants.gov - August 1, 2013 Category: Research Tags: Science and Technology and other Research and Development Source Type: funding

Clean Energy Manufacturing Innovation Institute
Funding Opportunity Number: DE-FOA-0000683 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementOtherCategory of Funding Activity: EnergyCFDA Number: 81.086Eligible Applicants Unrestricted (i.e., open to any type of entity above), subject to any clarification in text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility"Agency Name: DOE-GFOClosing Date: Aug 29, 2013Award Ceiling: $70,000,000Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Jul 11, 2013Funding Opportunity Description: I. The purpose of this amendment is to make the following changes:a. Extend the Letter of Int...
Source: Grants.gov - August 1, 2013 Category: Research Tags: Energy Source Type: funding

Sedimentary Geology and Paleobiology
Funding Opportunity Number: 12-608 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: GrantCategory of Funding Activity: Science and Technology and other Research and DevelopmentCFDA Number: 47.050Eligible Applicants Unrestricted (i.e., open to any type of entity above), subject to any clarification in text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility"Agency Name: NSFClosing Date: Jul 18, 2013Award Ceiling: Expected Number of Awards: 50Creation Date: Jun 11, 2013Funding Opportunity Description: The Sedimentary Geology and Paleobiology Program (SGP) supports research in a wide var...
Source: Grants.gov - August 1, 2013 Category: Research Tags: Science and Technology and other Research and Development Source Type: funding

Sensors and Sensing Systems
Funding Opportunity Number: PD-13-1639 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: GrantCategory of Funding Activity: Science and Technology and other Research and DevelopmentCFDA Number: 47.041Eligible Applicants Unrestricted (i.e., open to any type of entity above), subject to any clarification in text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility"Agency Name: NSFClosing Date: Oct 01, 2013Award Ceiling: Expected Number of Awards: 0Creation Date: Jul 16, 2013Funding Opportunity Description: The Sensors and Sensing System (SSS) program funds fundamental research on sensors ...
Source: Grants.gov - August 1, 2013 Category: Research Tags: Science and Technology and other Research and Development Source Type: funding

Coupling, Energetics, and Dynamics of Atmospheric Regions
Funding Opportunity Number: 06-561 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: GrantCategory of Funding Activity: Science and Technology and other Research and DevelopmentCFDA Number: 47.050Eligible Applicants Unrestricted (i.e., open to any type of entity above), subject to any clarification in text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility"Agency Name: NSFClosing Date: May 10, 2014Award Ceiling: $150,000Expected Number of Awards: 15Creation Date: Jul 09, 2013Funding Opportunity Description: CEDAR is a broad-based, community-initiated, upper atmospheric research progr...
Source: Grants.gov - August 1, 2013 Category: Research Tags: Science and Technology and other Research and Development Source Type: funding

Theoretical Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics
Funding Opportunity Number: PD-11-1284 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: GrantCategory of Funding Activity: Science and Technology and other Research and DevelopmentCFDA Number: 47.049Eligible Applicants Unrestricted (i.e., open to any type of entity above), subject to any clarification in text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility"Agency Name: NSFClosing Date: Oct 30, 2013Award Ceiling: Expected Number of Awards: 0Creation Date: Jul 16, 2013Funding Opportunity Description: The Theoretical Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics (TAMOP) program supports the...
Source: Grants.gov - August 1, 2013 Category: Research Tags: Science and Technology and other Research and Development Source Type: funding

Defense Forensics and Biometrics Agency (DFBA) BAA for Basic, Applied
Funding Opportunity Number: W911NF-13-R-0006 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementGrantOtherProcurement ContractCategory of Funding Activity: Science and Technology and other Research and DevelopmentCFDA Number: 12.630Eligible Applicants Public and State controlled institutions of higher educationNonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher educationNonprofits that do not have a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher educationPrivate institutions of higher educationIndividualsFor profit organizations othe...
Source: Grants.gov - August 1, 2013 Category: Research Tags: Science and Technology and other Research and Development Source Type: funding

Full-Spectrum Optimized Conversion and Utilization of Sunlight (FOCUS)
The objective of the FOCUS Program is to create disruptive new solar energy conversion and storage technology options that enable far higher penetration of solar energy into the U.S. energy system than could be expected using only today's PV, CSP and electrical storage options. Two specific areas of interest are: (1) concentrating hybrid solar energy converters that optimize the utilization of the entire solar spectrum by inexpensively converting sunlight to both heat and electricity; and (2) inexpensive hybrid storage devices that require both electricity and heat as inputs, with electricity as output. At technology matur...
Source: Grants.gov - August 1, 2013 Category: Research Tags: Science and Technology and other Research and Development Source Type: funding

New Methods in 21st Century Exposure Science
Funding Opportunity Number: EPA-G2013-STAR-K1 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementGrantCategory of Funding Activity: EnvironmentCFDA Number: 66.509Eligible Applicants Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)Agency Name: EPAClosing Date: Sep 17, 2013Award Ceiling: $900,000Expected Number of Awards: 5Creation Date: Jun 19, 2013Funding Opportunity Description: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), as part of its Science to Achieve Results (STAR) program, is seeking applications proposing innovati...
Source: Grants.gov - August 1, 2013 Category: Research Tags: Environment Source Type: funding

Cooperative Ecosystem Studies Unit, Rocky Mountain CESU
Funding Opportunity Number: G13AS00070 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: Science and Technology and other Research and DevelopmentCFDA Number: 15.808Eligible Applicants Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)Agency Name: DOI-USGS1Closing Date: Jul 08, 2013Award Ceiling: $0Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Jun 27, 2013Funding Opportunity Description: The US Geological Survey, Northern Rocky Mountain Science Center (NOROCK) is offering a funding opportunity to con...
Source: Grants.gov - August 1, 2013 Category: Research Tags: Science and Technology and other Research and Development Source Type: funding

Paleo Perspectives on Climate Change
Funding Opportunity Number: 13-576 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: GrantCategory of Funding Activity: Science and Technology and other Research and DevelopmentCFDA Number: 47.050Eligible Applicants Unrestricted (i.e., open to any type of entity above), subject to any clarification in text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility"Agency Name: NSFClosing Date: Oct 15, 2013Award Ceiling: $1,000,000Expected Number of Awards: 35Creation Date: Jul 09, 2013Funding Opportunity Description: The goal of research funded under the interdisciplinary P2C2 solicitation i...
Source: Grants.gov - August 1, 2013 Category: Research Tags: Science and Technology and other Research and Development Source Type: funding

Biogeochemical Interactions Affecting Bioavailability for in situ Remediation of Hazardous Substances (R01)
Funding Opportunity Number: RFA-ES-13-010 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: GrantCategory of Funding Activity: EducationEnvironmentHealthCFDA Number: 93.143Eligible Applicants Public and State controlled institutions of higher educationPrivate institutions of higher educationOthers (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)Agency Name: HHS-NIH11Closing Date: Nov 01, 2013Award Ceiling: $150,000Expected Number of Awards: Creation Date: Jul 24, 2013Funding Opportunity Description: Contaminants in the environment are affected by compl...
Source: Grants.gov - August 1, 2013 Category: Research Tags: Education Environment Health Source Type: funding

Kiholo Fishponds Estuary Restoration Project
Funding Opportunity Number: F13AS00286 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: Natural ResourcesCFDA Number: 15.608Eligible Applicants Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher educationAgency Name: DOI-FWSClosing Date: Aug 05, 2013Award Ceiling: $45,000Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Jul 30, 2013Funding Opportunity Description: The estuary/fishpond complex at Kiholo Bay is currently overgrown by invasive riparian vegetation along the majority of the shoreline, reducing the extent na...
Source: Grants.gov - August 1, 2013 Category: Research Tags: Natural Resources Source Type: funding

Regents of the University of California SCRIPPS Institute of Oceanography
Funding Opportunity Number: F13AS00162 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: Other (see text field entitled "Explanation of Other Category of Funding Activity" for clarification)CFDA Number: 15.664Eligible Applicants Public and State controlled institutions of higher educationAgency Name: DOI-FWSClosing Date: Jul 19, 2013Award Ceiling: $50,000Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Jun 19, 2013Funding Opportunity Description: Research at Palmyra Atoll NWR regarding the spread, growth rates, response to iron, and recoloniz...
Source: Grants.gov - August 1, 2013 Category: Research Tags: Other (see text field entitled Explanation of Other Category of Funding Activity for clarification) Source Type: funding

Susceptibility and Variability in Human Response to Chemical Exposure
Funding Opportunity Number: EPA-G2013-STAR-J1 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementGrantCategory of Funding Activity: EnvironmentCFDA Number: 66.509Eligible Applicants Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)Agency Name: EPAClosing Date: Sep 10, 2013Award Ceiling: $800,000Expected Number of Awards: 4Creation Date: Jun 10, 2013Funding Opportunity Description: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), as part of its Science to Achieve Results (STAR) program, is seeking applications proposing research...
Source: Grants.gov - August 1, 2013 Category: Research Tags: Environment Source Type: funding

EPA School Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Grants
Funding Opportunity Number: EPA-OPP-13-002 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: EnvironmentCFDA Number: 66.716Eligible Applicants Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)Agency Name: EPAClosing Date: Jul 29, 2013Award Ceiling: $250,000Expected Number of Awards: 5Creation Date: Jun 14, 2013Funding Opportunity Description: EPA’s Office of Pesticide Programs (OPP) announces the availability of approximately $700,000 for assistance agreements to further, through research, devel...
Source: Grants.gov - August 1, 2013 Category: Research Tags: Environment Source Type: funding

Chemical and Biological Separations
Funding Opportunity Number: PD-14-1417 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: GrantCategory of Funding Activity: Science and Technology and other Research and DevelopmentCFDA Number: 47.041Eligible Applicants Unrestricted (i.e., open to any type of entity above), subject to any clarification in text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility"Agency Name: NSFClosing Date: Oct 29, 2013Award Ceiling: Expected Number of Awards: 10Creation Date: Jul 31, 2013Funding Opportunity Description: The Chemical and Biological Separations (CBS) program supports fundamental researc...
Source: Grants.gov - August 1, 2013 Category: Research Tags: Science and Technology and other Research and Development Source Type: funding

International Collaboration in Chemistry between US Investigators and their Counterparts Abroad
Funding Opportunity Number: 13-573 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: GrantCategory of Funding Activity: Science and Technology and other Research and DevelopmentCFDA Number: 47.049Eligible Applicants Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)Agency Name: NSFClosing Date: Nov 12, 2013Award Ceiling: $600,000Expected Number of Awards: 20Creation Date: Jul 09, 2013Funding Opportunity Description: Partnering Foreign Agencies The Fonds zur Förderung der wissenschaftlichen Forschung (Austrian Science Fund) of Austria (FWF)The...
Source: Grants.gov - August 1, 2013 Category: Research Tags: Science and Technology and other Research and Development Source Type: funding

National Park Service-Spawning Stream Origins of Cutthroat Trout Determined by Chemistry of Bone
Funding Opportunity Number: NPS-NOIP13AC00509 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: Natural ResourcesCFDA Number: 15.945Eligible Applicants Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)Agency Name: DOI-NPSClosing Date: Jun 10, 2013Award Ceiling: $0Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Jun 05, 2013Funding Opportunity Description: This action will result in a task agreement award under the National Park Service Rocky Mountain Cooperative Ecosystem Studies Unit (CESU). This is a...
Source: Grants.gov - August 1, 2013 Category: Research Tags: Natural Resources Source Type: funding

Impact of Hurricane Sandy on FIIS Water Quality and Seagrass Resources
Funding Opportunity Number: NPS-13-NERO-0045 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: Other (see text field entitled "Explanation of Other Category of Funding Activity" for clarification)CFDA Number: 15.945Eligible Applicants Private institutions of higher educationAgency Name: DOI-NPSClosing Date: Jun 21, 2013Award Ceiling: $171,988Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Jun 17, 2013Funding Opportunity Description: This is NOT an opportunity to submit applications; this is an anouncement that an award has already been assig...
Source: Grants.gov - August 1, 2013 Category: Research Tags: Other (see text field entitled Explanation of Other Category of Funding Activity for clarification) Source Type: funding

Kahana Stream Restoration Project
Funding Opportunity Number: F13AS00281 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: Natural ResourcesCFDA Number: 15.608Eligible Applicants State governmentsAgency Name: DOI-FWSClosing Date: Aug 05, 2013Award Ceiling: $70,000Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Jul 30, 2013Funding Opportunity Description: This agreement is being implemented in order to restore and enhance fish and invertebrate passage through the lower reaches of Kahana Stream, Oahu. By removing and controlling invasive vegetation and re-establishing a native-dominated...
Source: Grants.gov - August 1, 2013 Category: Research Tags: Natural Resources Source Type: funding

Educational Models of 4 significant truss designs in wooden truss evolution
Funding Opportunity Number: P13AS00147 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: EducationScience and Technology and other Research and DevelopmentCFDA Number: 15.945Eligible Applicants Public and State controlled institutions of higher educationAgency Name: DOI-NPSClosing Date: Aug 05, 2013Award Ceiling: $60,000Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Jul 22, 2013Funding Opportunity Description: NOTICE OF INTENT TO AWARD This Funding Announcement is not a request for applications. This announcement is to provide public notice of the N...
Source: Grants.gov - August 1, 2013 Category: Research Tags: Education Science and Technology and other Research and Development Source Type: funding

Biogeochemical Interactions Affecting Bioavailability for in situ Remediation of Hazardous Substances (R01)
Funding Opportunity Number: RFA-ES-13-010 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: GrantCategory of Funding Activity: EducationEnvironmentHealthCFDA Number: 93.143Eligible Applicants Public and State controlled institutions of higher educationPrivate institutions of higher educationOthers (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)Agency Name: HHS-NIH11Closing Date: Nov 01, 2013Award Ceiling: $150,000Expected Number of Awards: Creation Date: Jul 24, 2013Funding Opportunity Description: Contaminants in the environment are affected by compl...
Source: Grants.gov - July 27, 2013 Category: Research Tags: Education Environment Health Source Type: funding

Biogeochemical Interactions Affecting Bioavailability for in situ Remediation of Hazardous Substances (R01)
Funding Opportunity RFA-ES-13-010 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts. Contaminants in the environment are affected by complex biological, geological and chemical processes that have implications for both remediation effectiveness as well as exposure risk to humans. By understanding the mechanisms of these complex interactions, we are better equipped to optimize remediation strategies and, therefore, improve science-based decision making for site management, priority-setting, and remedy selection. This funding opportunity announcement (FOA) will support problem-solving research on the mechanisms of biogeochemica...
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - July 24, 2013 Category: Research Source Type: funding

Call for Nominations: American Association for Cancer Research Award for Outstanding Achievement in Chemistry in Cancer Research
Nomination Deadline: 4:00 p.m. U.S. Eastern Time on Thursday, October 3, 2013. The Award and Lecture The AACR and its Chemistry in Cancer Research Working Group established this award in 2007 to recognize the importance of chemistry to advancements in cancer research. The award will be given for outstanding, novel and significant chemistry research, which has led to important contributions to the fields of basic cancer research, translational cancer research, cancer diagnosis, the prevention of cancer or the treatment of patients with cancer. Such research may include, but is not limited to, drug discovery and desig...
Source: ScanGrants feed - July 24, 2013 Category: Research Authors: American Association for Cancer Research Source Type: funding

Call for Nominations: American Association for Cancer Research Team Science Award
Nomination Deadline: 4:00 p.m. U.S. Eastern Time on Friday, September 6, 2013 The Award Unparalleled opportunities now exist to detect, diagnose, prevent and more effectively treat cancer due to the sequencing of the human genome, progress in systems biology and the advancement of computer science and other technologies. Capitalizing on these opportunities often depends on the participation of researchers in specialties that include chemistry, physics, engineering, computational science and nanotechnology. The integration of such specialties into cancer and biomedical research form the bases of interdisciplinary sci...
Source: ScanGrants feed - July 24, 2013 Category: Research Authors: American Association for Cancer Research Source Type: funding

Educational Models of 4 significant truss designs in wooden truss evolution
Funding Opportunity Number: P13AS00147 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: EducationScience and Technology and other Research and DevelopmentCFDA Number: 15.945Eligible Applicants Public and State controlled institutions of higher educationAgency Name: DOI-NPSClosing Date: Aug 05, 2013Award Ceiling: $60,000Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Jul 22, 2013Funding Opportunity Description: NOTICE OF INTENT TO AWARD This Funding Announcement is not a request for applications. This announcement is to provide public notice of the N...
Source: Grants.gov - July 23, 2013 Category: Research Tags: Education Science and Technology and other Research and Development Source Type: funding

Defense Forensics and Biometrics Agency (DFBA) BAA for Basic, Applied
Funding Opportunity Number: W911NF-13-R-0006 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementGrantOtherProcurement ContractCategory of Funding Activity: Science and Technology and other Research and DevelopmentCFDA Number: 12.630Eligible Applicants Public and State controlled institutions of higher educationNonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher educationNonprofits that do not have a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher educationPrivate institutions of higher educationIndividualsFor profit organizations othe...
Source: Grants.gov - July 18, 2013 Category: Research Tags: Science and Technology and other Research and Development Source Type: funding

Full-Spectrum Optimized Conversion and Utilization of Sunlight (FOCUS)
The objective of the FOCUS Program is to create disruptive new solar energy conversion and storage technology options that enable far higher penetration of solar energy into the U.S. energy system than could be expected using only today's PV, CSP and electrical storage options. Two specific areas of interest are: (1) concentrating hybrid solar energy converters that optimize the utilization of the entire solar spectrum by inexpensively converting sunlight to both heat and electricity; and (2) inexpensive hybrid storage devices that require both electricity and heat as inputs, with electricity as output. At technology matur...
Source: Grants.gov - July 18, 2013 Category: Research Tags: Science and Technology and other Research and Development Source Type: funding

Paleo Perspectives on Climate Change
Funding Opportunity Number: 13-576 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: GrantCategory of Funding Activity: Science and Technology and other Research and DevelopmentCFDA Number: 47.050Eligible Applicants Unrestricted (i.e., open to any type of entity above), subject to any clarification in text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility"Agency Name: NSFClosing Date: Oct 15, 2013Award Ceiling: $1,000,000Expected Number of Awards: 35Creation Date: Jul 09, 2013Funding Opportunity Description: The goal of research funded under the interdisciplinary P2C2 solicitation i...
Source: Grants.gov - July 13, 2013 Category: Research Tags: Science and Technology and other Research and Development Source Type: funding

International Collaboration in Chemistry between US Investigators and their Counterparts Abroad
Funding Opportunity Number: 13-573 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: GrantCategory of Funding Activity: Science and Technology and other Research and DevelopmentCFDA Number: 47.049Eligible Applicants Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)Agency Name: NSFClosing Date: Nov 12, 2013Award Ceiling: $600,000Expected Number of Awards: 20Creation Date: Jul 09, 2013Funding Opportunity Description: Partnering Foreign Agencies The Fonds zur Förderung der wissenschaftlichen Forschung (Austrian Science Fund) of Austria (FWF)The...
Source: Grants.gov - July 13, 2013 Category: Research Tags: Science and Technology and other Research and Development Source Type: funding

Sloan Research Fellowships
Nomination deadline: All nomination materials, including nomination letters and all letters of support, must be submitted online no later than September 16, 2013.  The Sloan Research Fellowships seek to stimulate fundamental research by early-career scientists and scholars of outstanding promise.  These two-year fellowships are awarded yearly to 126 researchers in recognition of distinguished performance and a unique potential to make substantial contributions to their field. Terms of Awards Sloan Research Fellowships are awarded for a two-year period; if unexpended funds remain at the end of two years, ...
Source: ScanGrants feed - July 8, 2013 Category: Research Authors: Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Source Type: funding

Cooperative Ecosystem Studies Unit, Rocky Mountain CESU
Funding Opportunity Number: G13AS00070 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: Science and Technology and other Research and DevelopmentCFDA Number: 15.808Eligible Applicants Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)Agency Name: DOI-USGS1Closing Date: Jul 08, 2013Award Ceiling: $0Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Jun 27, 2013Funding Opportunity Description: The US Geological Survey, Northern Rocky Mountain Science Center (NOROCK) is offering a funding opportunity to con...
Source: Grants.gov - June 30, 2013 Category: Research Tags: Science and Technology and other Research and Development Source Type: funding

Regents of the University of California SCRIPPS Institute of Oceanography
Funding Opportunity Number: F13AS00162 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: Other (see text field entitled "Explanation of Other Category of Funding Activity" for clarification)CFDA Number: 15.664Eligible Applicants Public and State controlled institutions of higher educationAgency Name: DOI-FWSClosing Date: Jul 19, 2013Award Ceiling: $50,000Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Jun 19, 2013Funding Opportunity Description: Research at Palmyra Atoll NWR regarding the spread, growth rates, response to iron, and recoloniz...
Source: Grants.gov - June 21, 2013 Category: Research Tags: Other (see text field entitled Explanation of Other Category of Funding Activity for clarification) Source Type: funding

New Methods in 21st Century Exposure Science
Funding Opportunity Number: EPA-G2013-STAR-K1 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementGrantCategory of Funding Activity: EnvironmentCFDA Number: 66.509Eligible Applicants Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)Agency Name: EPAClosing Date: Sep 17, 2013Award Ceiling: $900,000Expected Number of Awards: 5Creation Date: Jun 19, 2013Funding Opportunity Description: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), as part of its Science to Achieve Results (STAR) program, is seeking applications proposing innovati...
Source: Grants.gov - June 21, 2013 Category: Research Tags: Environment Source Type: funding

Impact of Hurricane Sandy on FIIS Water Quality and Seagrass Resources
Funding Opportunity Number: NPS-13-NERO-0045 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: Other (see text field entitled "Explanation of Other Category of Funding Activity" for clarification)CFDA Number: 15.945Eligible Applicants Private institutions of higher educationAgency Name: DOI-NPSClosing Date: Jun 21, 2013Award Ceiling: $171,988Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Jun 17, 2013Funding Opportunity Description: This is NOT an opportunity to submit applications; this is an anouncement that an award has already been assig...
Source: Grants.gov - June 21, 2013 Category: Research Tags: Other (see text field entitled Explanation of Other Category of Funding Activity for clarification) Source Type: funding

EPA School Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Grants
Funding Opportunity Number: EPA-OPP-13-002 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: EnvironmentCFDA Number: 66.716Eligible Applicants Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)Agency Name: EPAClosing Date: Jul 29, 2013Award Ceiling: $250,000Expected Number of Awards: 5Creation Date: Jun 14, 2013Funding Opportunity Description: EPA’s Office of Pesticide Programs (OPP) announces the availability of approximately $700,000 for assistance agreements to further, through research, devel...
Source: Grants.gov - June 16, 2013 Category: Research Tags: Environment Source Type: funding

Susceptibility and Variability in Human Response to Chemical Exposure
Funding Opportunity Number: EPA-G2013-STAR-J1 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementGrantCategory of Funding Activity: EnvironmentCFDA Number: 66.509Eligible Applicants Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)Agency Name: EPAClosing Date: Sep 10, 2013Award Ceiling: $800,000Expected Number of Awards: 4Creation Date: Jun 10, 2013Funding Opportunity Description: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), as part of its Science to Achieve Results (STAR) program, is seeking applications proposing research...
Source: Grants.gov - June 12, 2013 Category: Research Tags: Environment Source Type: funding

Picture Competition – A Year in the Lab: The Chemist's View
Picture Competition – A Year in the Lab: The Chemist's View Submit your outstanding picture of something from the chemistry lab. The best 12 pictures will receive an award (total prizes worth EUR 3.000) and will have the privilege to appear in a calendar for 2014. How to enter The JungChemikerForum (JCF), ChemistryViews.org, and the Vereinigung für Chemie und Wirtschaft (VCW) invite you to submit a picture showing in a creative way the beautiful and fascinating things you find in a chemistry lab. Your picture, for example, might show an experimental setup from an unusual angel, vividly illustrate conce...
Source: ScanGrants feed - June 12, 2013 Category: Research Authors: JungChemikerForum/ChemistryViews.org/Vereinigung für Chemie und Wirtschaft Source Type: funding