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     UPDATED starburst 5/4/15

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

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Contact
Kathy
Cataneo

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

 

As of 5/4/15

 

 

Deadline

 

Sponsor                              

 

  Program                                

Number
of
Proposals
Allowed

Number
of Proposals
Available

Indicate
Interest
ASAP or
by date
indicated

Anytime
Yellow NEW flag

National Science Foundation

Software Infrastructure for Sustained Innovation - S2I2 (SI2-S2I2) --  Conceptualization Proposals

1

1

Contact
Kathy
Cataneo

5/8/15
 

Bank of America Charitable Foundation

Housing & Community Development

Varies

n/a

Contact
Diane
Schaefer

5/8/15

Venturewell

Faculty Grants to fund new or help modify existing courses and programs in technology entrepreneurship

Varies

Interest expressed
by UNH IOL

Contact
Diane
Schaefer

5/14/15
 

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Grand Challenges Explorations:

• Addressing Newborn and Infant Gut Health Through Bacteriophage-Mediated Microbiome Engineering
• Explore New Ways to Measure Delivery and Use of Digital Financial Services Data
• Surveillance Tools, Diagnostics and an Artificial Diet to Support New Approaches to Vector Control
• New Approaches for Addressing Outdoor/Residual Malaria Transmission
• Reducing Pneumonia Fatalities Through Innovations that Improve Pneumonia Diagnosis & Referral of Malnourished Children
• Enable Merchant Acceptance of Mobile Money Payments

Varies

n/a

Contact
Diane
Schaefer

5/18/15
 

John Merck Fund

Developmental Disabilities Translational Research Program

Varies

n/a

Contact
Diane
Schaefer

5/22/15Yellow NEW flag

Kendal Charitable Funds

Promising Innovations Program

Varies

n/a

Contact
Diane
Schaefer

6/1/15Yellow NEW flag

Foundation for Physical Therapy

Magistro Family Foundation Research Grants

Varies

n/a

Contact
Diane
Schaefer

6/1/15
Concept
Paper
 

Gerber Foundation

Grants for health and/or nutrition-related research having a significant impact on issues facing infants and young children from the first year before birth to age 3

Varies

n/a

Contact
Diane
Schaefer

6/1/15
LOI
 

Russell Sage Foundation

Social Science Research Grants

Varies

n/a

Contact
Diane
Schaefer

6/3/15Yellow NEW flag

National Science Foundation

Software Infrastructure for Sustained Innovation - S2I2 (SI2-S2I2) --  Implementation Proposals

1 CMRSI + 1 SGSI

1 + 1

Contact
Kathy
Cataneo

6/9/15
 

National Science Foundation

Innovation Corps Sites Program (I-Corps Sites)

1

0

UNHInnovation has been selected to submit

Contact
Kathy
Cataneo

for more information

6/15/15Yellow NEW flag

American Psychological Foundation

David Wechsler Early Career Grant for Innovative Work in Cognition

Varies

n/a

Contact
Diane
Schaefer

6/24/15

National Science Foundation

Big Data Regional Innovation Hubs (BD Hubs): Accelerating the Big Data Innovation Ecosystem

1

0

Scott Valcourt/ UNH IT is coordinating UNH’s submission

Contact
Kathy
Cataneo

7/7/15Yellow NEW flag

Fish & Wildlife Service - Div. of Bird Habitat Conservation

Wetland Restoration Projects in the U.S.

Varies

n/a

Contact
Diane
Schaefer

7/8/15
Yellow NEW flag

W. T. Grant Foundation

William T. Grant Scholars Grants

1 per college or school

Interest expressed
by a COLA faculty member

Contact
Diane
Schaefer

by May 15 to express interest

7/13/15
 

National Science Foundation

Collections in Support of Biological Research (CSBR)

3

3

Contact
Kathy
Cataneo

7/15/15Yellow NEW flag

Environmental Research & Education Foundation

Research in Sustainable Solid Waste Management Program

Varies

n/a

Contact
Diane
Schaefer

7/20/15
Yellow NEW flag

National Science Foundation

Consortium for Advanced Manufacturing Foresights: Defining the Critical Needs of the Advanced Manufacturing Research Community

1

1

Contact
Kathy
Cataneo

7/31/15
Yellow NEW flag
 

National Science Foundation

Instrument Development for Biological Research  (IDBR)

Multiple distinct submissions allowed but only 1 per institution likely to be funded

n/a

Contact
Kathy
Cataneo

8/3/15
Yellow NEW flag

Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation

Quality of Life Grants

Varies

n/a

Contact
Diane
Schaefer

8/14/15
Yellow NEW flag
 

National Science Foundation

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

1 as sole submitting institution or as lead of a collaborative project

  No limit as non-lead on a collaborative project

1

Contact
Kathy
Cataneo

8/31/15
Yellow NEW flag
 

National Science Foundation

Faculty Development in the Space Sciences  (FDSS)

1

1

Contact
Kathy
Cataneo

New Hampshire Charitable Foundation      UPDATED starburst
 

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

Community Grants Program:  
http://www.nhcf.org/page.aspx?pid=606

> Project Grants: $5,000 - $20,000 (regional) or $25,000 (statewide)

    Proposals must align with one of NHCF's strategic priorities:

  • 1) improving early childhood outcomes
  • 2) preparing a STEM workforce
  • 3) preventing youth substance use
  • 4) creating healthy Manchester neighborhoods

    A limited number of proposals from UNH will be accepted.
    Contact Diane Schaefer by JUNE 15 to be considered for submission.

Deadlines:
8/21/15: Concept paper 
10/2/15: Invited full applications


> Express Grants: Up to $5,000 for discrete project activities 

    NHCF has indicated that Express Grant proposals from UNH will not be accepted.
    Contact Diane Schaefer for more information.

 

Entrepreneurs Foundation of NH AMP NH Grant Program:
http://www.nhcf.org/page.aspx?pid=1088

Grants to support novel, entrepreneurial and innovative ideas to solve pressing problems and critical issues facing New Hampshire

Deadline: 3/27/15

 

Substance Use Disorders - NH Youth SBIRT Initiative:
http://www.nhcf.org/page.aspx?pid=879

Grants to support adoption of SBIRT (Screening, Brief Intervention, Referral to Treatment) to prevent substance use among youth

Deadlines:
2/23/15: Intent to apply sent to Deborah Schachter at NHCF
3/3/15: Proposal due

 

Neil & Louise Tillotson Fund:
http://www.nhcf.org/page.aspx?pid=667

Grants for economic development, conservation and sustainable forestry, basic needs and community safety net services in Coos County and bordering communities


Deadline:  7/6/15

 
 

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

Contact Diane Schaefer for more information about approaching these sponsors

 Availability Sponsor                                               Program

Caplan Foundation for Early Childhood

Supports innovative, creative projects, and programs designed to significantly enhance the development, health, safety, education, and/or quality of life of children from infancy through five years of age.

http://earlychildhoodfoundation.org/

Surdna Foundation

Grants to foster sustainable communities in the United States - communities guided by principles of social justice and distinguished by healthy environments, strong local economies and thriving cultures. The Foundation seeks to dismantle the structural barriers that limit opportunity for many, helping to create communities that are prosperous, culturally enriching, and sustainable.

http://www.surdna.org/what-we-fund/funding-overview.html

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