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     Yellow NEW flag

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

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

 

As of 2/6/15

 

 

Deadline

 

Sponsor                              

 

  Program                                

Number
of
Proposals
Allowed

Number
of Proposals
Available

Indicate
Interest
ASAP or
by date indicated

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

2/13/15
 

Bank of America Charitable Foundation

Workforce Development & Education

Varies

n/a

Contact
Diane
Schaefer

2/18/15
LOI
 

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

0

Contact
Kevin Gardner,
NH EPSCoR

2/23/15
LOI

U.S. Dept. of Energy

Computational Materials Sciences

1 as lead

No limit as a team member or subawardee

0

Internal competiion
concluded;
team has been selected to be UNH lead

Contact
Kathy
Cataneo

for more information

2/27/15
 

Vodafone Americas Foundation

7th Annual Wireless Innovation Project

Varies

n/a

Contact
Diane
Schaefer

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

UNH-M plans to submit

Contact
Diane
Schaefer

2/28/15
 

Hedge Funds Care

Help for Children Grants in the following areas that address child abuse: education, prevention, interventions, research, advocacy and training

Varies

n/a

Contact
Diane
Schaefer

2/28/15
 

Toyota USA Foundation

Improving the Teaching and Learning of Math and Science

Varies

 Several units have expressed interest

Contact
Diane
Schaefer

3/1/15
 

American Psychological Foundation

Esther Katz Rosen Fund Grants for work related to the psychological understanding of gifted children and youth

Varies

n/a

Contact
Diane
Schaefer

3/2/15
 

National Science Foundation

Materials Innovation Platforms  (MIP)

1

1

Contact
Kathy
Cataneo

3/11/15
Yellow NEW flag

Lincoln Financial Foundation

Education Grants

Varies

n/a

Contact
Diane
Schaefer

3/12/15

 

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

3/16/15
Yellow NEW flag

American Academy of Child Adolescent Psychiatry

AACAP Pilot Research Award for Learning Disabilities

Varies

n/a

Contact
Diane
Schaefer

3/25/15
LOI
Yellow NEW flag

National Science Foundation

National Science Foundation Research Traineeship (NRT) Program

2 for Traineeship Track
+
1 for Innovations in Graduate Education Track

(See RFP for restrictions)

2 + 1

Internal competition is underway

Deadline:
March 4
5:00 pm

Guidelines

Contact
Kathy
Cataneo

3/30/15
Yellow NEW flag

Charles H. Hood Foundation

Child Health Research Awards Program

Varies

n/a

Contact
Diane
Schaefer

4/1/15
 

American Psychological Foundation

Visionary Grants to seed innovation through supporting research, education, and intervention projects and programs in psychology

Varies

n/a

Contact
Diane
Schaefer

4/8/15
 

National Science Foundation

Research Experiences for Teachers (RET) in Engineering and Computer Science -- Supplements and Sites

2 with engineering focus + 1 with computer and/or information science focus

1 + 1

Interest expressed by Leitzel Center with Mech. Eng dept. for RET in engineering

Contact
Kathy
Cataneo

4/15/15

 

National Science Foundation

Management of UNOLS Marine Technician Pool

1

1

Contact
Kathy
Cataneo

5/8/15
 

Bank of America Charitable Foundation

Housing & Community Development

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

6/9/15
Yellow NEW flag

National Science Foundation

Innovation Corps Sites Program (I-Corps Sites)

1

0

UNHInnovation has been selected to submit

Contact
Kathy
Cataneo

for more information

New Hampshire Charitable Foundation      Yellow NEW flag
 

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) for projects that address one or more of these issue areas: 

  • Health and Well-being
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Arts and Culture
  • Economy
  • Civic Engagement

The Foundation is interested in impacting the wellbeing of children and youth in all areas.

In addition,  NHCF is looking for proposals that advance the following:

  • Innovations that will support new ways of doing business that will reduce costs, create efficiency or increase impact
     
  • Advocacy, especially proposals that advance the interests of low-income and disadvantaged populations, where applicants seek to collaborate, share strategic leadership, or develop resources to benefit the wider advocacy field.

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


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

Deadlines in 2015: Feb. 13; May 8; Aug. 14 
 

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

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.

OPEN sign

RGK Foundation

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

 

Grey OPEN sign

Spencer Foundation

Lyle Spencer Research Awards: Advancing Understanding of Education Practice and Its Improvement
Detailed guidelines for submitting an LOI will be available in early 2015.
 
Check first with Diane Schaefer or Liz Park if interested in applying.
(A UNH proposal currently is pending and another is planned.)

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

Toyota USA

Improving the Teaching and Learning of Math and Science

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