Sponsors sometimes limit the number of proposals that UNH may submit to a specific funding opportunity. UNH has established policies and procedures to handle these types of funding opportunities.
(1) A list on the Research Office website - Current LSP Deadlines
(2) A monthly email sent to the Research Office's list of Principal Investigators & Project Directors
(If you're not getting this message and want to add your name to the PI/PD list,
sign up here.)
National Endowment to the Humanities (NEH) Summer Stipend: Applicant selection program is conducted by the Center for the Humanities.
Center for the Humanities
EPSCoR and NIH IDeA: Selection of applicants for state-wide competitions are coordinated by the NH EPSCoR office, the IDeA office, or by the NH NASA EPSCoR program. Internal competitions may be conducted to select UNH applicants to programs that allow applicantions directly from UNH.
NH EPSCoR office
New Hampshire Charitable Foundation: All proposals MUST be coordinated with Suellen Peluso, Senior Director of Corporate & Foundation Relations, UNH Advancement Office/UNH Foundation.
email@example.com or (603) 862-4482
Programs of high interest: Internal competitions will be announced by the Director of Research Development via an email that will contain the deadlines and details of the competition. Open competitons will appear on the internal competiton portal site.
These programs include (but are not limited to) the following:
- NSF Major Research Instrumentation Program (MRI)
- NSF Partnerships for Research & Education (PIRE)
- Pew Scholars Program in the Biomedical Sciences
- Searle Scholars Program
If a competion is not underway, then please indicate your interest in applying by sending an email to Kathy Cataneo no later than 2 months before the sponsor's deadline that includes:
- 1-2 page summary of your intended project
- Sponsor's name, specific program name, deadline date, and URL for the program guidelines (or attach a copy of the guidelines)
If more individuals indicate interest than the number of proposals allowed, the Director of Research Development, in consultation with the Senior Vice Provost for Research and an Advisory Committee, will determine whether an internal competition will be conducted to inform their strategic choices re: which proposals will go forward from UNH.
FOR ALL PROGRAMS, if it is past the internal competition deadline OR within 2 months of the sponsor's deadline:
Contact Kathy Cataneo to see if there are any remaining openings.
Foundations - Special Considerations
Many foundations and other not-for-profit sponsors prefer to receive a limited number of inquiries, letters of intent, and/or proposals from UNH, even if not stated explicitly in there guidelines.
For guidance concerning approaching foundations, contact:
Senior Director of Corporate & Foundation Relations
UNH Advancement Office/ UNH Foundation
firstname.lastname@example.org or (603) 862-4482
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Director, Research Development
Phone: (603) 862-0357
Senior Associate, Research Development
Phone: (603) 862-2002
Associate, Research Development
Phone: (603) 862-5255