Current LSP Deadlines

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.

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

UPDATED 5/6/19
Deadline Sponsor Program Number of Proposals Allowed Number of Proposals Available Indicate Interest ASAP or by date indicated


New Hampshire Charitable Foundation Community Grants Program - Express Grants 1 0
Deadline to submit concepts has passed
Contact Randy Brown


National Institutes of Health (NIH) Graduate Research Training Initiative for Student Enhancement (G-RISE) (T32) 1 1 Contact Kathy Cataneo


Spencer Foundation Lyle Spencer Research Awards Varies n/a Contact Nancy Broude


National Institutes of Health (NIH) Enhancing Science, Technology, EnginEering, and Math Educational Diversity (ESTEEMED) Research Education Experiences (R25) 1 1 Contact Kathy Cataneo


National Science Foundation
Faculty Development in the Space Sciences  (FDSS) 1 1 Contact Kathy Cataneo


National Institutes of Health (NIH) Collaborative Program Grant for Multidisciplinary Teams (RM1) (Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 1 application
per review cycle
1 Contact Kathy Cataneo


U.S. Dept. of Agriculture (USDA) AFRI Education and Workforce Development - Agricultural Workforce Training Grants 3 3 Contact Kathy Cataneo


U.S. Dept. of Agriculture (USDA)

AFRI Education and Workforce Development - Professional Development for Agricultural Literacy
(formerly Professional Development for Secondary School Teachers and Educational Professionals (PD-STEP))

3 3 Contact Kathy Cataneo


National Science Foundation
Materials Research Science and Engineering Centers (MRSEC) 1 prelim proposal as lead 1 Contact Mark Milutinovich


National Science Foundation
Science and Technology Centers: Integrative Partnerships 3 prelim proposals as lead
No limit as partner
2 Contact Mark Milutinovich


U.S. Dept. of Agriculture (USDA) AFRI Education and Workforce Development - Research and Extension Experiences for Undergraduates (REEU) 3 2

Contact Mark Milutinovich


Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation Fund

Species Conservation Grants Varies n/a Contact Nancy Broude


National Science Foundation
NSF Quantum Computing & Information Science Faculty Fellows (QCIS-FF) 2 prelimin proposals from departments of computer science, information science, and/or computer engineering 2 Contact Kathy Cataneo


W.T. Grant Foundation William T. Grant Scholars Program Varies n/a

Contact Suellen Peluso immediately


National Institutes of Health (NIH) NIH Science Education Partnership Award (SEPA) (R25) 1 0 Contact Mark Milutinovich


National Science Foundation
2019 Partnerships for Innovation - Research Partnerships (PFI-RP) Track, Round 2 1

Internal Competition is underway. Deadline:
5:00 PM


Contact Mark Milutinovich


National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) NEA Art Works 2, FY2020

1 proposal per organization per year (Feb and July deadlines)
1 through the Media Arts discipline at the July deadline.

Organization may not apply to Art Works if it applies to Challenge America program

1 in Media Arts

0 in other disciplines

Contact Kathy Cataneo

Prelim Prop

National Science Foundation
Physics Frontiers Centers (PFC) 1 1 Contact Mark Milutinovich


de Coizart Chariable Trust

Grants to support:
- Environment and Species Conservation
- Blindness Related Services and Research
Varies n/a Contact Nancy Broude


Russell Sage Foundation Program on the Future of Work Varies n/a Contact Suellen Peluso

Prelim Prop

Nat’l Science Foundation (NSF) Research Experiences for Teachers (RET) in Engineering and Computer Science

3 proposals

No more than 2 may have an engineering focus
Only 1 may have a computer and/or information science focus

3 Contact Kathy Cataneo


National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Summer Stipends 2 Deadline to submit preliminary proposals to the UNH for Center for the Humanities is
August 23, 2019
Internal Competition Details


National Institutes of Health (NIH) NINDS Neuroscience Development for Advancing the Careers of a Diverse Research Workforce (R25) 1 1 Contact Kathy Cataneo


Nat’l Science Foundation (NSF) Innovations in Graduate Education (IGE) Program 2 2 Contact Kathy Cataneo

Ongoing Opportunities --

Selected Not-for-profit Sponsors

Contact Suellen Peluso for more information about approaching these sponsors.  
Availability Sponsor Program

None at this time