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 
Internal competition for Community Impacts Project Grants Program is closed.

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

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

 

As of 8/25/16

 
 
Deadline
 
Sponsor                              
 
  Program                                
Number
of
Proposals
Allowed
Number
of Proposals
Available
Indicate
Interest
ASAP or
by date
indicated
Anytime
 
National Science Foundation (NSF)
1 per year
1
8/31/16
Simons Foundation
Varies
n/a
8/31/16
 
Weyerhaeuser Giving Fund
Varies
n/a
9/9/16
 
Russell Sage Foundation
Varies
n/a
9/9/16
1st stage proposal
 
Simons Foundation
Varies
n/a
9/14/16
Prelim.
Proposal
 
National Science Foundation (NSF)
1
Internal competion closed
 
Selection underway
Contact
Kathy
Cataneo

for more information
 
9/14/16
 
V. Kann Rasmussen Foundation
Varies
 
n/a
9/20/16
Prelim.
Proposal
 
 
National Science Foundation (NSF)
1 as lead or collborator
1
9/29/16
 
National Endowment for the Humanities
2
UNH Preliminary Proposal
Deadline:

Aug 26, 2016
 
Contact
9/29/16
 
Simons Foundation
Varies
n/a
9/30/16
 
Kinship Foundation
1
Internal competition closed
 
Selection has been made
Contact Michael Thompson
for more information
 
10/14/16
 
National Science Foundation (NSF)
1 Thematic Collections Networks (TCN)
as lead
No limit as non-lead collaborator
1
10/14/16
Yellow NEW flag
National Science Foundation (NSF)
2

Deadline:
September14
5:00 PM

11/1/16

 

Pew Charitable Trusts 1
Internal competition closed
 
Selection has been made
Contact Michael Thompson
for more information

New Hampshire Charitable Foundation     
 

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

Community Impacts Grants Program:  
http://www.nhcf.org/how-can-we-help-you/apply-for-a-grant/community-grants-program-project-grants/

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

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

  • improving early childhood outcomes
  • preparing a STEM workforce
  • preventing youth substance use
  • creating healthy Manchester neighborhoods

     2 concept papers/proposals from UNH will be accepted. 

The UNH internal competition for this program is closed.

Deadline:  Concept paper, submitted through NHCF portal, due 8/19/16


> Express Grants

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

For New Hampshire-based projects solving pressing problems and critical issues facing the state that will have amplified benefit with measurable results.

Deadline: 3/25/16
 


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

Deadlines:  1/15/16 and 7/15/16

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

Contact Diane Schaefer for more information about approaching these sponsors

 Availability Sponsor                                               Program
 
Alfred P. Sloan Foundation
Grants in the following program areas:  STEM Research, STEM Higher Education, Public Understanding of Science, Technology & Economics, Digital Information Technology, Economics, and Energy and the Environment.    
 

Amgen Foundation

 

Committed to raising the value of science literacy on a national and local level. Priority consideration given to these areas within science education:

1) Teacher quality and professional development in math and science: Comprehensive programs that enhance the quality of math and science teachers entering the classroom, and support teachers with meaningful professional-development opportunities that have a positive impact on student achievement

2) Pivotal hands-on science experience: Support programs that provide students and teachers with opportunities for hands-on, inquiry-based learning experiences that significantly impact students' excitement about science and scientific careers.

http://www.amgen.com/responsibility/grants-and-giving/amgen-foundation-grants/

 

Energy Foundation
Grants made according to initiatives in the electric power, buildings, transportation, and climate sectors
Visit EF program pages for type of work supported in each area.   
 
http://www.ef.org/for-grantseekers/
LOI accepted at any time

Sustainability Institute intends to apply

 

Hannaford Charitable Foundation
Healthy Communities:
Food - safe, stable access to healthy foods
Education - preparing individuals to succeed in education and workplace readiness;
Heath - programs focusing on promoting healthy lifestyles and improved care

 
Robert Woods Johnson Foundation
Evidence for Action: Investigator-Initiated Research to Build a Culture of Health: Support for creative, rigorous research on the impact of innovative programs, policies and partnerships on health and well-being, and on novel approaches to measuring health determinants and outcomes
 

 
Simons Foundation
Targeted Grants in Mathematics and Physical Sciences:  Support for high-risk projects of exceptional promise and scientific importance
 
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.
 
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