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Grant Funding Opportunities

The table below contains a sample of current federal multidisciplinary grant opportunities. The Limited Submissions internal competition page and other internal funding resources can be found below. The links below the table also include listings of opportunities for several of the major funding agencies. UVA has access to two funding discovery search tools, Pivot and GrantForward, that include tens of thousands of funding opportunities and can provide customized searches and email alerts. You can launch a search in Pivot or GrantForward by entering a term in the search widgets below.

Title Sponsor First Required Deadlinesort descending
Social Media and Democracy Research Grants Social Science Research Council
Governance, Norms and Values – Research on the Future Internet The Knight Foundation
Biosensing National Science Foundation
Humans, Disasters, and the Built Environment (HDBE) National Science Foundation
Critical Aspects of Sustainability (CAS) National Science Foundation
National Artificial Intelligence (AI) Research Institutes National Science Foundation 01/28/2020
DRL Evaluation Innovation Fund - Democratizing Learning and Evaluation: Supporting Evaluation Ecosystems and Opportunities for Contextualized Approaches United States Department of State (DOS) 01/29/2020
Collaboration Grants for Mathematicians The Simons Foundation 01/30/2020
Physical Sciences-Oncology Network (PS-ON): Physical Sciences-Oncology Projects (PS-OP) (U01 Clinical Trial Optional) National Institutes of Health 01/30/2020
Growing Convergence Research (GCR) National Science Foundation 02/03/2020
Frontier Research in Earth Sciences (FRES) National Science Foundation 02/05/2020
A Science of Science Policy Approach to Analyzing and Innovating the Biomedical Research Enterprise (SCISIPBIO) National Science Foundation and NIGMS 02/10/2020
Navigating the New Arctic (NNA) National Science Foundation 02/11/2020
Cognitive Neuroscience (CogNeuro) National Science Foundation 02/11/2020
National Robotics Initiative 2.0: Ubiquitous Collaborative Robots National Science Foundation 02/12/2020
Environmental Convergence Opportunities in Chemical, Bioengineering, Environmental, and Transport Systems (ECO-CBET) National Science Foundation 02/12/2020
Type 1 Diabetes in Acute Pancreatitis Consortium - Clinical Centers (T1DAPC-CCs) (U01 Clinical Trial Optional) National Institutes of Health 02/13/2020
Materials and Chemical Sciences Research for Quantum Information Science United States Department of Energy 02/13/2020
Semiconductor Synthetic Biology for Information Storage and Retrieval (SemiSynBio-II) National Science Foundation 02/14/2020
Harnessing the Data Revolution (HDR): Data Science Corps (DSC) National Science Foundation 02/14/2020
Rita Allen Foundation Award in Pain The Rita Allen Foundation 02/19/2020
HEAL Initiative: Translational Development of Devices to Treat Pain National Institutes of Health 02/21/2020
Ethical and Responsible Research (ER2) National Science Foundation 02/24/2020
National Defense Education Program for STEM Education, Outreach, and Workforce Initiative Programs United States Department of Defense 02/24/2020
Integrative Strategies for Understanding Neural and Cognitive Systems (NCS) National Science Foundation 02/26/2020
Outstanding New Environmental Scientist (ONES) Award (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) National Institutes of Health 02/28/2020
Bridge to Independence Award Program The Simons Foundation 03/02/2020
Quantum Information Science Enabled Discovery (QuantISED) for High Energy Physics United States Department of Energy 03/05/2020
Institutes for Advanced Topics in the Digital Humanities National Endowment for the Humanities 03/05/2020
Future of Work at the Human-Technology Frontier: Core Research (FW-HTF) National Science Foundation 03/09/2020
NEA RESEARCH LABS National Endowment for the Arts 03/30/2020
Initiatives for Democracy United States Agency for International Development 04/14/2020
NSF Innovation Corps Hubs Program (I-CorpsTM Hubs) National Science Foundation 04/14/2020
Research and Development National Endowment for the Humanities 05/15/2020
Multidisciplinary Research Program of the University Research Initiative (FY20 Air Force Submission) United States Department of Defense 06/03/2020
CyberCorps(R) Scholarship for Service (SFS) National Science Foundation 07/31/2020
Quantum Leap Challenge Institutes (QLCI) CI Awards Round 2 LOI National Science Foundation 08/03/2020
Computational and Data-Enabled Science and Engineering (CDS&E) National Science Foundation 09/01/2020
NSF Dynamic Language Infrastructure - NEH Documenting Endangered Languages (DLI-DEL) data, infrastructure and computational methods National Science Foundation 09/15/2020
Amazon Research Awards Amazon 10/02/2020
Virtual Consortium for Translational/Transdisciplinary Environmental Research (ViCTER) National Institutes of Health 12/01/2020