The Division of Program Coordination for NIH invites DP1 applications for the Pioneer Award Program to provide funding to individual scientists of exceptional creativity who propose pioneering and possibly transforming approaches to addressing major biomedical or behavioral challenges that have the potential to produce an unusually high impact on a broad area of biomedical or behavioral research. Approximately $5 million may be made available to support up seven awards. Eligibility is unrestricted domestically. Applications are due Oct 18.
Submitted by Ryan Aasheim on Wed, 2013-08-21 10:19
The Department of the Air Force invites proposals for the Air Force Rapid Innovation Fund to facilitate the rapid insertion of innovative technologies into military systems or programs meeting critical national security needs. Proposed technologies should address areas of interest described in the announcement. Approximately $65 million may be made available to support up to 20 awards. Eligibility is unrestricted domestically. Proposals are due Oct 8. More information regarding BAA-AFLCMC-2013-0001 is available at: https://www.fbo.gov/spg/USAF/AFMC/ASC/BAA-AFLCMC-2013-0001/listing.html.
Join us for the 8th Annual Research Corridor UAS Action Summit on August 26 & 27, 2014 in Grand Forks, North Dakota. We are pleased to be hosting the 2014 UAS Summit again with U.S. Senators John Hoeven and Heidi Heitkamp.
Multiple entities within NIH invite U54 applications to establish and sustain Centers of Excellence for Big Data Computing in the Biomedical Sciences to conduct research to advance the science and utility of Big Data in the context of biomedical and behavioral research, and to create innovative new approaches, methods, software, tools, and related resources. Approximately $24 million may be made available to support up to eight awards. Eligibility is unrestricted domestically. Letters of intent are due Oct 20; applications are due Nov 20.
Submitted by Ryan Aasheim on Wed, 2013-07-31 09:43
The Office of Naval Research invites proposals for the Department of Navy’s Rapid Innovation Fund to provide financial support for the transition innovative technologies that resolve operational challenges or save costs into its Acquisition programs. Multiple awards may be made from up to $65 million in anticipated funding. Eligibility is unrestricted domestically. Whitepapers are due Sep 30. More information regarding ONR-BAA-13-020 is available at: https://www.fbo.gov/spg/DON/ONR/ONR/ONRBAA13-020/listing.html.
The Directorate for Education & Human Resources invites proposals for the Tribal Colleges and Universities (TCUP) Program in Four Tracks:
• Instructional Capacity Excellence in TCUP Institutions (ICE-TI) — provides support to design, implement and assess comprehensive institutional efforts at eligible two-year or four-year colleges to increase the numbers of students in STEM and the quality of their preparation by strengthening STEM education and research. Approximately $2.5 million may be made available to support up to four awards. Proposals are due Sep 25.
Submitted by Ryan Aasheim on Wed, 2013-07-24 11:54
NASA invites proposals to support Research in Support of NASA's Human Research Program in Six Technical Areas:
• Space Radiation;
• Human Health and Countermeasures;
• Exploration Medical Capability;
• Behavioral Health and Performance;
• Space Human Factors and Habitability; and,
• International Space Station Medical Project.
Submitted by Ryan Aasheim on Wed, 2013-07-24 11:49
The National Institute of General Medical Sciences invites R21 applications for research projects on Instrument Development for Biomedical Applications. Projects should propose tools that can be used by a wide range of biomedical or clinical researchers, and not limited to a specific organ or disease. Approximately $2 million may be made available to support up to 10 awards. Eligibility is unrestricted domestically. Applications are due Oct 10. More information regarding RFA-GM-14-014 is available at: http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-GM-14-014.html.
Submitted by Ryan Aasheim on Wed, 2013-07-03 11:05
The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases invites U44 applications to support hypothesis-driven, milestone-driven Clinical Trials by Small Businesses in Topics Related to Allergic and Infectious Diseases. Multiple awards are anticipated. Eligibility is restricted to U.S. small businesses. Applications are due Sep 11. More information regarding PAR-13-250 is available at: http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-13-250.html.