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.

Considering a proposal to a foundation or other not-for profit?   Start here: Foundations - Special Considerations


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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

New Hamphire Charitable Foundation

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

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

 

As of 12/18/14

 

 

Deadline

 

Sponsor                              

 

  Program                                

Number
of
Proposals
Allowed

Number
of Proposals
Available

Indicate
Interest
ASAP or
by date indicated

12/22/14
LOI
 

Rauschenberg Foundation

Climate Change Solutions Fund

Varies

n/a

Contact
Diane
Schaefer

1/5/15
LOI
 

National Science Foundation

Improving Undergraduate STEM Education: Pathways into Geoscience (IUSE: GEOPATHS)

1 as lead

No limit as collaborator

2 groups have expressed interest

Contact
Kathy
Cataneo

1/6/15
 

William T. Grant Foundation

Distinguished Fellows Grants for Mid-Career Professionals Studying Youth Ages 8-25

Varies

1 person has expressed interest

Contact
Diane
Schaefer

1/7/15
 

Tillotson Foundation

Grants for strengthening existing institutions, addressing gaps in services to meet basic needs, supporting new and emerging leaders, shaping public policy, preserving natural, cultural and social assets, and leveraging public and private funding

1 A team from CHHS/
Cooperative Extension has been invited to submit

Contact
Diane
Schaefer

1/13/15
 

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

3 New Grand Challenges:

  • Putting Women and Girls at the Center of Development
  • Creating and Measuring Integrated Solutions for Healthy Birth, Growth, and Development
  • New Interventions for Global Health

Varies

n/a

Contact
Diane
Schaefer

1/15/15
 

American Educational  Research Association

Education Research Using Large Scale Data Sets

Varies

n/a

Contact
Diane
Schaefer

1/15/15
 

Fuller Foundation

Grants in the areas of Youth at Risk, Wildlife, and the Arts

Varies

Shoals Marine Lab has been invited to submit

Contact
Diane
Schaefer

1/16/15
 

Rita Allen Foundation

Pain Management Research

Varies

n/a

Contact
Diane
Schaefer

1/16/15
 

Russell Sage Foundation

Future of Work Research

Varies

n/a

Contact
Diane
Schaefer

1/20/15

National Science Foundation

Scalable Nanomanufacturing (SNM)

1 as lead

No limit as non-lead collaborator or sub-awardee

1

Contact
Kathy
Cataneo

1/22/15

 

National Science Foundation

Major Research Instrumentation Program (MRI)

2 acquisition
+
1 development

Subaward counts toward institutional limit in most cases -- see RFP for details

2 + 1

Pre-proposal competition deadline was
Nov. 17

Contact
Kathy
Cataneo

1/25/15
Concept
Paper

Jane's Trust

Grants: Arts & Culture, Environment, Education and Health and Welfare in Northern New England

Varies

The UNH Sustainability Institute plans to submit

Contact
Diane
Schaefer

2/2/5
LOI
 

National Science Foundation

National Nanotechnology Coordinated Infrastructure (NNCI)

1 as lead or collaborator

1

Contact
Kathy
Cataneo

2/10/15
 

Davis Educational Foundation

Grants to strengthen the undergraduate programs of public and private, regionally accredited, baccalaureate degree granting colleges and universities in New England through more effective teaching and learning and/or controlling costs

Varies

The Center
for Teaching Excellence
has been invited to submit

Contact
Diane
Schaefer

2/18/15
LOI
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U.S. Department of Agriculture

Food, Agriculture, Natural Resources and Human Sciences Education and Literacy Initiative - Undergraduate Research and Extension Experiential Learning Fellowships

3

3

Contact
Kathy
Cataneo

2/20/15
 

National Science Foundation

EPSCoR Research Infrastructure Improvement Program: Track-2 (RII Track-2 FEC)

1

tbd

Contact
Kevin Gardner,
NH EPSCoR

2/28/15
 

Engineering Information Foundation

Developmental projects, instructional projects, and training programs in engineering education and research in the areas of Enhancing Communication and Use of Information in Engineering; Women in Engineering - Projects Directed by Engineering Educators; and Developing Countries

Varies

n/a

Contact
Diane
Schaefer

2/28/15
 

Toyota USA Foundation

Improving the Teaching and Learning of Math and Science

Varies

 Shoals Marine Lab and MCBS faculty have expressed interest

Contact
Diane
Schaefer

3/2/15
 

National Science Foundation

Materials Innovation Platforms  (MIP)

1

1

Contact
Kathy
Cataneo

3/12/15
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National Science Foundation

Cultivating Cultures for Ethical STEM (CCE STEM)

(Deadline is one month later than usual for 2015 only)

1 as lead

No limit as collaborator or subawardee

1

Contact
Kathy
Cataneo

4/15/15
 

National Science Foundation

Management of UNOLS Marine Technician Pool

1

1

Contact
Kathy
Cataneo

New Hampshire Charitable Foundation

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

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

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:  3/31/15, 6/30/15  

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

Ongoing Opportunities ------   
Selected Not-for-profit Sponsors

Contact Diane Schaefer for more information about approaching these sponsors

 Availability Sponsor                                               Program

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Ford Foundation

Grants support innovative thinkers, leaders and organizations that are working to reduce poverty and injustice and to promote democratic values, free expression and human achievement. Focuses on long-term strategies and leveraging to create greatest impact.
U.S. strategic program areas include: Democracy, Rights and Justice; Economic Opportunity and Assets; and Education, Creativity and Free Expression.

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.

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RGK Foundation

Education, Community, and Health/Medicine Programs
Letter of Inquiry required

 

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

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Toyota USA

Improving the Teaching and Learning of Math and Science

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