Limited Submission Programs (LSPs) to Act on Now

Limited Submission Programs (LSPs) to Act on Now

Look on the Limited Submission Programs overview page for more information about the UNH process for selection of applicants to LSPs and special considerations when applying to foundations and other not-for-profit sponsors.
 

The New Hampshire Charitable Foundation

 For details, visit http://www.nhcf.org/page.aspx?pid=606

All PIs must contact Diane Schaefer
to coordinate UNH submissions to NHCF.


Community Grants Program:

Express Grants: Grants up to $5,000 to support a focused set of activities conducted during a specified time period that meet NHCF’s mission
Deadlines: 10/10/14*, 3/31/15, 6/30/15       *UNH has proposals from other competitions pending; proposals will not be accepted from UNH for this deadline.

Project and Operating Support Grants: Grants greater than $5,000 and up to $20,000 for regional organizations and $25,000 for statewide organizations to support either specific projects or for unrestricted operating support
Accepts concept papers mid-July through mid-August; deadline for 2014 has passed.


Entrepreneurs Foundation of NH AMP NH Grant Program:

Will award two $25,000 awards to support novel, entrepreneurial and innovative ideas to solve pressing problems and critical issues facing NH.
Accepts applications late July or early August; deadline for 2014 has passed 
http://www.nhcf.org/page.aspx?pid=1088#eligibility


Special-Purpose Grants for the Community:

Substance Use Disorders - NH Youth SBIRT Initiative: Grants to support adoption of SBIRT (Screening, Brief Intervention, Referral to Treatment) to prevent substance use among youth
Accepts applications mid-March; deadline for 2014 has passed

Neil & Louise Tillotson Fund: Grants for economic development, conservation and sustainable forestry, basic needs and community safety net services in Coos County and bordering communities
Deadlines: 1/7/15 and 7/7/15

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For any of the programs shown in the tables below, send an email to the contact provided to get more information or to indicate your interest in applying.

Opportunities with Submission Deadlines ----
          Federal Sponsors & Selected Not-for-Profit Sponsors

Ongoing Opportunities ---- Selected Not-for-Profit Sponsors

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   Opportunities with Submission Deadlines --

Federal Sponsors & Selected Not-for-Profit Sponsors

 

As of 9/4/14

 

 

Deadline

 

Sponsor

 

Program                                                                                                                 

 

Number
of
Proposals
Allowed

Number
of Proposals
Available

Indicate
Interest
ASAP or
by date indicated

9/15/14

 

Alfred P. Sloan Foundation

Sloan Research Fellowship

3 nominations
per department

Varies

 Contact Michael Thompson

9/15/14

 

OCLC Research/ Assoc. for Library and Information Science Education

OCLC/ALISE Library & Information Science Research Grant Program (LISRGP)

 Varies

n/a

Contact
Diane
Schaefer

9/17/14
NEW flag

Lincoln Financial Foundation

Workforce & Economic Development Grants

Varies

n/a

Contact
Diane
Schaefer

9/26/14

 

National Science Foundation

EarthScope National Office (ESNO)

1

1

Contact
Kathy
Cataneo

9/27/14

 

Kinship Foundation

Searle Scholars Program

1

0

Contact Michael Thompson

9/30/14
NEW flag

Simons Foundation

Targeted Grants in the Mathematical Modeling of Living Systems

Varies

n/a

Contact
Diane
Schaefer

10/17/14

 

American Chemical Society

Petroleum Research Fund  Research Grant Program

  • New Directions (Grants for new directions in research;  all faculty)
  • Doctoral New Investigator (Starter grants for faculty within the first 3 years of their first academic appointment)

Varies

n/a

Contact
Diane
Schaefer

10/17/14

National Science Foundation

Advancing Digitization of Biological Collections (ADBC)

1 as lead

No limit as partner

 1

Contact
Kathy
Cataneo

10/21/14

National Science Foundation

Partnerships for International Research and Education (PIRE)

1 as lead

No limit as partner

 1

An internal competion is in progress

Guidelines

Intent-to-Apply
due
8/25/14
5:00 PM

Pre-proposal due
9/11/14
8:00 AM

Contact
Kathy
Cataneo

10/28/14
NEW flag

National Science Foundation

IUSE/Professional Formation of Engineers: Revolutionizing Engineering Departments (RED)

2,
from  engineering
or computer science departments only

2 teams have indicated interest

Contact
Kathy
Cataneo

10/31/14
NEW flag

Institute of International Innovation

Global Innovations Initiative

 Varies

n/a

Contact
Diane
Schaefer

11/1/14
NEW flag

American Honda Foundation

Grants Program - youth education, specifically in the areas of science, technology, engineering, mathematics, the environment, job training and literacy

Varies

n/a

Contact
Diane
Schaefer

 11/1/14

Arthur Vining Davis Foundations

Secondary Education Grants
 

 Varies

n/a

Contact
Diane
Schaefer

11/3/14

 

Pew Charitable Trusts

Pew Scholars Program in the Biomedical Sciences

1

0

Contact
Kathy
Cataneo

11/7/14
NEW flag

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics

Pre-K Classroom Research Grants

 Varies

n/a

Contact
Diane
Schaefer

11/15/14
NEW flag

Northeast Utilities Foundation

Grants Program - economic and community development, workforce development, or environmental leadership and stewardship

Varies

n/a

Contact
Diane
Schaefer

11/30/14
NEW flag

Ben Cohen Stand
Up Foundation

Anti-Bullying Programs

Varies

n/a

Contact
Diane
Schaefer

12/8/14
 

National Science Foundation

Theory Institute in Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics

1

1

Contact
Kathy
Cataneo

12/11/14

National Science Foundation

Science and Technology Centers (STC): Integrative Partnerships

3 as lead

No limit as partner

3

Contact
Kathy
Cataneo

12/12/14

National Science Foundation

Improvements in Facilities, Communications, and Equipment at Biological Field Stations and Marine Laboratories  (FSML)

1 on
behalf of
any single facility

Organization may submit > 1 as long as each proposal is submitted on behalf of a different
eligible facility

n/a

Contact
Kathy
Cataneo

 

Ongoing Opportunities  --
Selected Not-for-Profit Sponsors


Contact Diane Schaefer for more information
about approaching these sponsors

 Availability Sponsor   Program

Energy Foundation

 

Grants for projects addressing initiatives in the electric power, buildings, transportation, and climate sectors

Does not fund research and development of new technologies or commercialization of inventions

Gordon & Betty Moore Foundation

Marine Microbiology Initiative supports research that fills gaps that currently hinder scientists from identifying and quantifying nutrient pools in the ocean, deciphering the genetic and biochemical bases of microbial metabolism, and understanding how microbes interact with one another.

The Kresge Foundation

Pathways to and through College supports networks of colleges, research organizations, and community-based organizations that work to remove barriers to access and success for first generation and underrepresented students. Must have broad and meaningful impact beyond the boundaries of any one campus.

National Geographic Society

Conservation Trust Grants support conservation and research programs that promote the sustainable use and preservation of the earth’s biological, cultural and historical resources.

Ray C. Anderson Foundation

 

Grants supporting innovative, educational and project-based initiatives that promote visionary sustainable change and inspiring a new generation of leaders and consumer to be good stewards of the planet’s resources

Particularly interested in sustainable manufacturing innovations

Surdna Foundation

 

Regional Food Supply Program supports efforts to restore regional aggregation and distribution of food that will strengthen urban and rural connections and provide environmental, economic, and community benefits.

Letter of Inquiry required

Contact Information

 

Research Development and Communications

Kathryn B. Cataneo
Director of Research Development & Communications

603-862-0357
k.cataneo@unh.edu


Lynnette Hentges
Senior Associate

603-862-2002
lynnette.hentges@unh.edu

 

Considering a proposal to a foundation or other not-for profit?

Start here: Foundations - Special Considerations


UNH Advancement Office/
 UNH Foundation

Diane Schaefer
Director of Foundation Relations

603-862-4483
diane.schaefer@unh.edu

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