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Grant Announcements

June 15, 2017

Doris M - Grant Announcements

Hello Friends,

Below you will find a collection of grant announcements that may be relevant to the work you are doing in our region.  Click on the title of the grant to find more information about the opportunity.  This is not a full list of every grant that was announced over the last month, however my office is happy to work with you to help identify other grants that are not on this list.

Grant Announcements

Click on the categories below to find the grants listed within that area:

Agriculture
Arts
Business and Commerce
Community Development
Education
Environment
Health
Humanities
Income Security and Social Services
Law, Justice and Legal Services
Natural Resources
Science and Technology and other Research and Development
Transportation

Agriculture

1. Agriculture and Food Research Initiative – Childhood Obesity Prevention Challenge
Agency: United States Department of Agriculture
Description: Supporting research and project efforts intending to end obesity among children and adolescents ages 2–19 years or any subset of this age range
Award Ceiling: $2,500,000
Expected Number of Awards: Unspecified
Applications Due: June 28th, 2017

2. Agriculture and Food Research Initiative – Sustainable Bioenergy and Bioproducts Challenge
Agency: United States Department of Agriculture
Description: Supporting research/projects advancing bioeconomy by facilitating development of regional systems for the sustainable production of bioenergy
Award Ceiling: $1,000,000
Expected Number of Awards: Unspecified
Applications Due: June 28th, 2017

3. Agriculture and Food Research Initiative – Food, Agriculture, Natural Resources, and Human Sciences Education and Literacy Initiative
Agency: United States Department of Agriculture
Description: Aiming to develop the next generation of research, education, and extension professionals in the food and agricultural sciences
Award Ceiling: $300,000
Expected Number of Awards: Unspecified
Applications Due: June 28th, 2017

4. National Laboratory Curriculum Framework Development
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services
Description: Supporting development of the Integrated Food Safety System National Curriculum Standard for laboratory competency and curriculum frameworks
Award Ceiling: $3,750,000
Expected Number of Awards: 1
Applications Due: July 10th, 2017

5. Agriculture and Food Research Initiative – Resilient Agroecosystems in a Changing Climate
Agency: United States Department of Agriculture
Description: Supports projects focused on sustainable increase in agricultural productivity and the availability and accessibility of safe and nutritious food
Award Ceiling: $1,200,000
Expected Number of Awards: Unspecified
Applications Due: July 13th, 2017

6. Community Facilities Technical Assistance and Training Grant
Agency: Department of Agriculture
Description: Grants supporting public bodies/private nonprofit corporations in providing associations Technical Assistance and/or training with respect to essential community facilities programs
Award Ceiling: $150,000
Expected Number of Awards: 15
Applications Due: July 24th, 2017

7. Agriculture and Food Research Initiative – Water for Food Production Systems Challenge
Agency: Department of Agriculture
Description: Supporting projects that transform how abundant, safe, & nutritious food is produced, processed, distributed, &  consumed within the limits of available water
Award Ceiling: $5,200,000
Expected Number of Awards: 6
Applications Due: August 2nd, 2017

Arts and Culture

8. NEA Our Town Application
Agency: National Endowment for the Arts
Description: Supports projects that help to transform communities into lively, beautiful, and resilient places by incorporating arts, culture, and/or design
Award Ceiling: $200,000
Expected Number of Awards: Unspecified
Applications Due: September 11th, 2017

Business and Commerce

9. Regional Innovation Strategies Program
Agency: Department of Commerce
Description: Funding for capacity-building programs that provide proof-of-concept and commercialization assistance to innovators and entrepreneurs for startups
Award Ceiling: $500,000
Expected Number of Awards: Unspecified
Applications Due: June 23rd, 2017

Community Development

10. Veterans Cemetery Grants
Agency: VA National Cemetery Administration
Description: Assists states, territories and federally recognized tribal governments in providing gravesites for Veterans
Award Ceiling: $45,000,000
Expected Number of Awards: 20
Applications Due: July 1st, 2017

11. Volunteer Generation Fund
Agency: Corporation for National and Community Service
Description: Seeks to fund effective approaches that expand volunteering and strengthen the capacity of volunteer connector organizations
Award Ceiling: Unspecified
Expected Number of Awards: 20
Applications Due: July 6th, 2017

12. National Service and Civic Engagement Research Competition
Agency: Corporation For National and Community Service
Description: Seeking applications that build on existing research in the field, address gaps in knowledge, and provide new ideas and methodological approaches to the study of civic infrastructure, civic engagement, volunteering, and national service
Award Ceiling: $150,000
Expected Number of Awards: Unspecified
Applications Due: July 11th, 2017

Education

13. Child Care Access Means Parents in School (CCAMPIS)
Agency: Department of Education
Description: Supports the participation of low-income parents in postsecondary education through provision of campus-based child care services
Award Ceiling: Unspecified
Expected Number of Awards: 72
Applications Due: June 22nd, 2017

14. Supporting Effective Educator Development Program
Agency: Department of Education
Description: Provides funding to increase the number of highly effective educators by supporting the implementation of Evidence-Based practices
Award Ceiling: Unspecified
Expected Number of Awards: 8
Applications Due: June 23rd, 2017

15. Missile Defense Agency STEM Boosting BEST Robotics Grant
Agency: Department of Defense
Description: Assisting BEST Robotics Inc. Local Competition Hubs in providing teacher professional development for being a teacher for a BEST Robotics team
Award Ceiling: $5321
Expected Number of Awards: Unspecified
Applications Due: June 30th, 2017

16. Missile Defense Agency STEM Outreach Boosting BEST Robotics Grant
Agency: Department of Defense
Description: Giving experienced BEST Robotics team teachers the opportunity to attend the BEST national teacher development training
Award Ceiling: $14,191
Expected Number of Awards: Unspecified
Applications Due: June 30th, 2017

17. Model Demonstration Projects To Improve Algebraic Reasoning for Students With Disabilities
Agency: Department of Education
Description: Promote academic achievement and to improve results in algebraic reasoning for children with disabilities in middle and high school
Award Ceiling: $400,000
Expected Number of Awards: 3
Applications Due: July 3rd, 2017

18. Technical Assistance and Dissemination to Improve Services and Results for Children with Disabilities
Agency: Department of Education
Description: National center to enhance educational systems to promote the use of practices supported by evidence
Award Ceiling: $1,100,000
Expected Number of Awards: 1
Applications Due: July 3rd, 2017

19. Awards to Accelerate the Development of Cancer Therapeutics, Imaging Technologies, Interventional Devices, Diagnostics, and Prognostics toward Commercialization
Agency: National Institutes of Health
Description: Funding for small business projects to address preclinical or clinical stages of technology development
Award Ceiling: $1,000,000
Expected Number of Awards: 10
Applications Due: July 6th, 2017

20. Personnel Development to Improve Services and Results for Children with Disabilities
Agency: Department of Education
Description: Improving teacher and leader performance to better serve children with disabilities
Award Ceiling: $4,250,000
Expected Number of Awards: 1
Applications Due: July 6th, 2017

21. National Center for the Development and Dissemination of Digital Open Educational Tools and Resources
Agency: Department of Education
Description: Established a center that will develop and disseminate open educational tools to build the capacity of educators to use practices supported by evidence and improve results for students with disabilities
Award Ceiling: $1,200,000
Expected Number of Awards: 1
Applications Due: July 6th, 2017

22. Research and Development Center on Developing Software to Adapt and Customize Instruction in Digital Learning Environments to Improve Results for Children with Disabilities
Agency: Department of Education
Description: Establishes a research center that will develop software designed to adapt materials for children with disabilities
Award Ceiling: $1,000,000
Expected Number of Awards: 1
Applications Due: July 10th, 2017

23. Educational Technology, Media, and Materials for Individuals with Disabilities: Educational Materials in Accessible Formats for Children and Students with Visual Impairments and Print Disabilities
Agency: Department of Education
Description: Establishes a center that will provide free educational materials, including textbooks, in accessible formats for children with visual impairments
Award Ceiling: $8,500,000
Expected Number of Awards: 1
Applications Due: July 10th, 2017

24. Striving Readers Comprehensive Literacy Program
Agency: Department of Education
Description: Awards competitive grants to advance literacy skills, including pre-literacy skills, reading, and writing, for children from birth through grade 12
Award Ceiling: Unspecified
Expected Number of Awards: 10
Applications Due: July 17th, 2017

25. Technical Assistance Center on Positive Social, emotional, and Behavioral Outcomes for Young Children with, and at Risk for, Developmental Delays or Disabilities
Agency: Department of Education
Description: Promotes academic achievement and improves results for children with disabilities by providing technical assistance
Award Ceiling: $1,100,000
Expected Number of Awards: 1
Applications Due: July 24th, 2017

26. Low-Cost, Short-Duration Evaluation of Education Interventions
Agency: Department of Education
Description: Aims to expand understanding of developmental and school readiness outcomes for infants and toddlers with or at risk for a disability
Award Ceiling: Unspecified
Expected Number of Awards: Unspecified
Applications Due: August 3rd, 2017

27. Special Education Research
Agency: Department of Education
Description: Seeking applications that address, among many other things, autism spectrum disorders and cognition and student learning in special education.
Award Ceiling: Unspecified
Expected Number of Awards: Unspecified
Applications Due: August 17th, 2017

28. Research Training Programs in Special Education
Agency: Department of Education
Description: Seeks applications that address postdoctoral research training, early career development, or methods training.
Award Ceiling: Unspecified
Expected Number of Awards: Unspecified
Applications Due: August 17th, 2017

29. Partnerships and Collaborations Focused on Problems of Practice or Policy
Agency: Department of Education
Description: Seeks applications that address research on Multi-Tiered Systems of Support
Award Ceiling: Unspecified
Expected Number of Awards: Unspecified
Applications Due: August 17th, 2017

Environment

30. Pesticides and National Strategies for Healthcare Providers, Training Program
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
Description: Seeking applications to help educate the medical community on how to recognize and treat pesticide-related health conditions
Award Ceiling: $2,500,000
Expected Number of Awards: 1
Applications Due: July 20th, 2017

31. Candidate Conservation Action Fund
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
Description: Seeking applications to secure candidate and other at-risk species information or undertake restoration actions that will help avert federal listing of
species
Award Ceiling: $1,000,000
Expected Number of Awards: 1
Applications Due: July 31st, 2017

Health

32. Expanding Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Use Disorders in the Context of the SAMHSA Opioid STR Grants
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services
Description: Seeks applications proposing to test approaches for expanding medication assisted treatment for opioid use disorder in the general health care sector
Award Ceiling: $200,000
Expected Number of Awards: Unspecified
Applications Due: June 20th, 2017

33. State Vital Statistics Improvement Program
Agency: Centers for Disease Control
Description: Seeks to fund a 5-year program improve the performance of the National Vital Statistics System
Award Ceiling: $4,167,000
Expected Number of Awards: 1
Applications Due: June 23rd, 2017

34. National Urban Indian Behavioral Health Awareness
Agency: Indian Health Service
Description: Seeks to further the awareness, visibility, advocacy, and education for behavioral health issues in the interest of improving urban Indian health care.
Award Ceiling: $75,000
Expected Number of Awards: 1
Applications Due: June 23rd, 2017

35. Data Coordinating Center for the NICHD Neonatal Research Network
Agency: National Institutes of Health
Description: Invites applications from institutions/organizations willing to participate with the NICHD as the Data Coordinating Center
Award Ceiling: Unspecified
Expected Number of Awards: 1
Applications Due: June 30th, 2017

36. Preventive Health and Health Services Block Grant
Agency: Centers for Disease Control
Description: This program gives grantees the flexibility to use funds to respond rapidly to emerging health issues and to fill funding gaps in programs that deal with leading causes of death and disability
Award Ceiling: Unspecified
Expected Number of Awards: 61
Applications Due: July 31st, 2017

37. NIDCR Dental Specialty and PhD Program
Agency: National Institutes of Health
Description: Seeks applications from a program that aims to accelerate the process of early career dentist scientists in achieving competencies
Award Ceiling: Unspecified
Expected Number of Awards: Unspecified
Applications Due: July 3rd, 2017

38. Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act: Building Communities of Recovery
Agency: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services
Description: Seeks applications that mobilize resources within and outside of the recovery community
Award Ceiling: $200,000
Expected Number of Awards: 13
Applications Due: July 3, 2017

39. Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2016, State Pilot Grant Program for Treatment for Pregnant and Postpartum Women
Agency: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services
Description: Seeks to enhance flexibility in the use of funds designed to support family-based services for pregnant and postpartum women
Award Ceiling: $1,100,000
Expected Number of Awards: 3
Applications Due: July 3rd, 2017

40. Biomedical and Behavioral Research Innovations to Ensure Equity (BRITE) in Maternal and Child Health
Agency: National Institutes of Health
Description: Goal of this program is to stimulate maternal and child health equity research within institutions eligible for the AREA R15 program.
Award Ceiling: Unspecified
Expected Number of Awards: Unspecified
Applications Due: July 7th, 2017

41. Small Business Innovation Research on Rare Musculoskeletal, Rheumatic and Skin Diseases
Agency: National Institutes of Health
Description: Solicits Small Business Innovation Research grant applications from small business concerns that propose preclinical studies to advance the development of biomarkers or treatments for rare musculoskeletal, rheumatic or skin diseases
Award Ceiling: $225,000
Expected Number of Awards: Unspecified
Applications Due: July 10th, 2017

42. Strengthening Collaboration Between TB Control Programs and Affiliated Partners in the United States
Agency: Centers for Disease Control
Description: This project will support the awardee’s efforts to maintain effective communication capacity among the nation’s TB control programs and affiliated partners
Award Ceiling: $280,000
Expected Number of Awards: 1
Applications Due: July 10th, 2017

43. Distance Learning & Telemedicine Grant
Agency: Department of Agriculture
Description: Provides financial assistance to encourage and improve telemedicine and distance learning services in rural areas
Award Ceiling: $500,000
Expected Number of Awards: 250
Applications Due: July 17th, 2017

44. Collaborative Improvement and Innovation Network on Infant Mortality
Agency: Health and Human Services Administration
Description: Solicits applications that will advance the mission of Healthy Start and contribute to state infant mortality reduction efforts
Award Ceiling: Unspecified
Expected Number of Awards: 4
Applications Due: July 17th, 2017

45. Dental Faculty Loan Repayment Program
Agency: Health Resources and Services Administration
Description: Seeks to increase the number of dental and dental hygiene faculty in the workforce
Award Ceiling: Unspecified
Expected Number of Awards: 8
Applications Due: July 17th, 2017

46. Cooperative Agreements to Implement Zero Suicide in Health Systems
Agency: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Description: Grantees will implement the Zero Suicide model throughout their health system
Award Ceiling: $700,000
Expected Number of Awards: 13
Applications Due: July 18th, 2017

47. Tobacco Centers of Regulatory Science for Research Relevant to the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act
Agency: National Institutes of Health
Description: Seeks applications to support biomedical and behavioral research that will provide scientific data to inform regulation of tobacco products to protect public health
Award Ceiling: $4,000,000
Expected Number of Awards: Unspecified
Applications Due: July 19th, 2017

48. Resource Centers for Minority Aging Research
Agency: National Institutes of Health
Description: Supports centers that will enhance the diversity of the aging research workforce by mentoring promising scientists from under-represented groups
Award Ceiling; $500,000
Expected Number of Awards: Unspecified
Applications Due: July 20th, 2017

49. Alzheimer’s-related Resource Centers for Minority Aging Research
Agency: National Institutes of Health
Description: Invites applications for the creation of Resource Centers for Minority Aging Research with a focus on behavioral or social science research related to Alzheimer’s
Award Ceiling; $500,000
Expected Number of Awards: Unspecified
Applications Due: July 20th, 2017

50. Resource Centers for Minority Aging Coordinating Center
Agency: National Institutes of Health
Description: Invites applications from qualified institutions to create or continue Resource Centers for Minority Aging Research Coordinating Center
Award Ceiling: $200,000
Expected Number of Awards: 1
Applications Due: July 20th, 2017

51. Cystic Fibrosis Research and Translation Center
Agency: National Institutes of Health
Description: CF Research and Translation Core Centers are designed to support both basic and clinical research on Cystic Fibrosis
Award Ceiling: $750,000
Expected Number of Awards: 3
Applications Due: July 20th, 2017

52. Living Well-Model Approaches for Enhancing the Quality, Effectiveness and Monitoring of Home and Community Based Services for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities
Agency: Administration for Community Living
Description: Aims to increase community integration and independence of individuals with developmental disabilities
Award Ceiling: $450,000
Expected Number of Awards: 3
Applications Due: July 24th, 2017

53. Improving HIV Health Outcomes through the Coordination of Supportive Employment and Housing Services
Agency: Health Resources and Services Administration
Description: Supports innovative interventions that coordinate HIV care and treatment, housing, and employment services
Award Ceiling: Unspecified
Expected Number of Awards: 10
Applications Due: July 24, 2017

54. Improving Access to Overdose Treatment
Agency: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Description: Grantee will partner with other prescribers at the community level to develop best practices for prescribing FDA-approved overdose reversal drugs
Award Ceiling: $1,000,000
Expected Number of Awards: 1
Applications Due: July 31, 2017

55. Targeted Capacity Expansion: Medication Assisted Treatment – Prescription Drug and Opioid Addiction
Agency: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Description: The purpose of this program is to expand/enhance access to medication-assisted treatment services for persons with an opioid use disorder
Award Ceiling: $2,000,000
Expected Number of Awards: 5
Applications Due: July 31, 2017

56. First Responders – Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act Cooperative Agreement
Agency: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Description: Grantees will train and provide resources to first responders on carrying and administering emergency treatment of known or suspected opioid overdose
Award Ceiling: $800,000
Expected Number of Awards: 30
Applications Due: July 31, 2017

57. Empowered Communities for a Healthier Nation Initiative
Agency: Office of Minority Health
Description: Supports minority and/or disadvantaged communities disproportionately impacted by the opioid epidemic, childhood obesity, or serious mental illness
Award Ceiling: $350,000
Expected Number of Awards: 16
Applications Due: August 1st, 2017

58. Behavioral Interventions for Prevention of Opioid Use Disorder or Adjunct to Medication Assisted Treatment
Agency: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Description: Seeks to fund studies that examine the impact of behavioral interventions such as mindfulness meditation for opioid use disorder
Award Ceiling: $200,000
Expected Number of Awards: Unspecified
Applications Due: July August 4th, 2017

59. ImPlementation REsearCh to DEvelop Interventions for People Living with HIV (PRECluDE)
Agency: National Institutes of Health
Description: Seeks applications for research in the delivery of effective interventions for co-occurring diseases and conditions among people living with HIV/AIDS
Award Ceiling: $500,000
Expected Number of Awards: 5
Applications Due: August 7th, 2017

60. Wearable to Track Recovery and Relapse Factors for People w/Addiction
Agency: National Institutes of Health
Description: Encourages small businesses to develop wearables and supporting mobile applications to identify digital biomarkers associated with reinitiating drug use and relapse, and create a model for just-in-time intervention
Award Ceiling: Unspecified
Expected Number of Awards: Unspecified
Applications Due: August 15th, 2017

61. Interventions for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention in Native American Populations
Agency: National Institutes of Health
Description: Funds projects that develop, adapt, and test the effectiveness of health promotion and disease prevention interventions in Native American (NA) populations
Award Ceiling: Unspecified
Expected Number of Awards: Unspecified
Applications Due: August 24th, 2017

62. Lasker Clinical Research Scholars Program
Agency: National Institutes of Health
Description: Supports the research activities during the early stage careers of independent clinical researchers
Award Ceiling: Unspecified
Expected Number of Awards: Unspecified
Applications Due: August 25th, 2017

63. NIH Director’s Pioneer Award Program
Agency: National Institutes of Health
Description: Supports pioneering approaches to addressing major biomedical or behavioral challenges that have the potential to produce an unusually high impact on enhancing health, lengthening life, and reducing illness and disability
Award Ceiling: $700,000
Expected Number of Awards: 7
Applications Due: September 1st, 2017

Humanities

64. Access to Historical Records: Major Initiatives
Agency: National Archives and Records Administration
Description: Seeks projects that will significantly improve public discovery and use of major historical records collections
Award Ceiling: $350,000
Expected Number of Awards: 5
Applications Due: July 12th, 2017

65. Humanities Collections and Reference Resources
Agency: National Endowment for the Humanities
Description: Strengthens efforts to extend the life of such materials and make their intellectual content widely accessible, often through the use of digital technology
Award Ceiling: $350,000
Expected Number of Awards: Unspecified
Applications Due: July 20th, 2017

66. Media Projects
Agency: National Endowment for the Humanities
Description: Supports film, television, and radio projects that engage general audiences with humanities ideas in creative and appealing ways
Award Ceiling: $1,000,000
Expected Number of Awards: Unspecified
Applications Due: August 9th, 2017

67. Fellowship Programs at Independent Research Institutions
Agency: National Endowment for the Humanities
Description: Supports fellowships at institutions devoted to advanced study and research in the humanities
Award Ceiling: $400,000
Expected Number of Awards: Unspecified
Applications Due: August 9th, 2017

Income Security and Social Services

68. Senior Medicare Patrol and National Resource Center
Agency: Administration for Community Living
Description: Seeks to help beneficiaries and their families prevent, detect, and report health care fraud, errors, and abuse through outreach, counseling, and education
Award Ceiling: $640,000
Expected Number of Awards: 1
Applications Due: June 28th, 2017

69. Field-Generated Innovations in Addressing Elder Abuse and Financial Exploitation
Agency: Department of Justice
Description: Seeks applications that develop practices, models, and programs that build the capacity of victim service in support of victims of elder abuse
Award Ceiling: $500,000
Expected Number of Awards: 5
Applications Due: June 28th, 2017

70. AdoptUSKids
Agency: Administration for Children and Families
Description: Cooperative agreement designed to assist states, tribes, and territories in the recruitment/retention of foster/adoptive parents for children in public foster care
Award Ceiling: $5,170,000
Expected Number of Awards: 1
Applications Due: July 3rd, 2017

71. Behavioral Interventions Scholars
Agency: Administration for Children and Families
Description: Supports dissertation research by graduate students who are using behavioral science approaches to examine specific research questions of relevance to social service programs and policies
Award Ceiling: $25,000
Expected Number of Awards: 4
Applications Due: July 3rd, 2017

72. Minority Serving Institutions Partnership Planning Grants
Agency: Administration for Community Living
Description: Funds one year National Training Initiative grants to University Centers for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities Education, Research, and Service
Award Ceiling: $50,000
Expected Number of Awards: 4
Applications Due: July 6th, 2017

73. National Communication System for Runaway and Homeless Youth Program
Agency: Administration for Children and Families
Description: Awards one cooperative agreement on a competitive basis to operate the Runaway and Homeless Youth National Communication System Program
Award Ceiling: $1,600,000
Expected Number of Awards: 1
Applications Due: July 10th, 2017

74. National Training and Development Initiative for Foster/Adoptive Parents
Agency: Administration for Children and Families
Description: Awards one cooperative agreement to an organization to develop a state-of-the-art foster/adoptive parent training program
Award Ceiling: $1,000,000
Expected Number of Awards: 1
Applications Due: July 10th, 2017

75. 2017 State Health Insurance Assistance Program Technical Assistance Center Grant
Agency: Administration for Community Living
Description: ACL is seeking applicants for a single cooperative agreement to operate the SHIP National Technical Assistance Center
Award Ceiling: $950,000
Expected Number of Awards: 1
Applications Due: July 10th, 2017

76. Regional Partnership Grants to Increase the Well-Being of, and to Improve the Permanency Outcomes for, Children Affected by Substance Abuse in American Indian/Alaska Native Communities
Agency: Administration for Children and Families
Description: Aims to increase the well-being of, improve permanency outcomes for, and enhance the safety of children who are at risk as a result of a caretaker’s substance abuse
Award Ceiling: $600,000
Expected Number of Awards: 6
Applications Due: July 10th, 2017

77. Regional Partnership Grants to Increase the Well-Being of, and to Improve the Permanency Outcomes for, Children Affected by Substance Abuse
Agency: Administration for Children and Families
Description: Aims to increase the well-being of, improve permanency outcomes for, and enhance the safety of children who are at risk as a result of a caretaker’s substance abuse
Award Ceiling: $600,000
Expected Number of Awards: 11
Applications Due: July 10th, 2017

78. Street Outreach Program
Agency: Administration for Children and Families
Description: Designed to support and assist young adults living on the streets in making healthy choices and providing them access to shelter and related services
Award Ceiling: $200,000
Expected Number of Awards: 17
Applications Due: July 11th, 2017

79. Health America Vote Act
Agency: Administration for Community Living
Description: Promotes full participation in the electoral process for individuals with disabilities, including registering to vote, casting a vote, and accessing polling places
Award Ceiling: $220,410
Expected Number of Awards: 2
Applications Due: July 12th, 2017

80. Transitional Living Program and Maternity Group Homes
Agency: Administration for Children and Families
Description: Supports intervention strategies for the effective transition of homeless youth for the purposes of MGH projects, homeless youth and their dependent children to sustainable living
Award Ceiling: $194,726
Expected Number of Awards: 103
Applications Due: July 14th, 2017

81. Basic Center Program
Agency: Administration for Children and Families
Description: Supports organizations and communities that work every day to put an end to youth homelessness, adolescent pregnancy, and domestic violence
Award Ceiling: $200,000
Expected Number of Awards: 91
Applications Due: July 14th, 2017

82. Engagement and Older Adults Resource Center
Agency: Administration for Community Living
Description: Seeks to promote and support social engagement among older adult and expanding the reach of the Aging Network to more effectively serve older adults
Award Ceiling: $138,000
Expected Number of Awards: 1
Applications Due: July 17th, 2017

83. National Center for Benefits Outreach & Enrollment
Agency: Administration for Community
Description: Funds one National Center for Benefits Outreach and Enrollment which will provide technical assistance to States, AAAs, and other community service providers
Award Ceiling: $11,000,000
Expected Number of Awards: 1
Applications Due: July 20th, 2017

84. Centers for Independent Living Training and Technical Assistance Grant
Agency: Administration for Community Living
Description: Seeks to fund one entity that will serve as a central source of information, expertise, and technical assistance for the CILs
Award Ceiling: $1,409,490
Expected Number of Awards: 1
Applications Due: July 24th, 2017

85. Strengthening Coordinated Transportation Systems for People with Disabilities and Older Adults
Agency: Administration for Community Living
Description: Seeks to build upon models that involve people with disabilities and older adults in the design and implementation of coordinated transportation systems
Award Ceiling: $1,000,000
Expected Number of Awards: 1
Applications Due: July 31st, 2017

86. Innovations in Nutrition Programs and Services
Agency: Administration for Community Living
Description: Funding will support innovative practices that move the aging network towards evidenced based practices
Award Ceiling: $250,000
Expected Number of Awards: 4
Applications Due: August 1st, 2017

Law, Justice, and Legal Services

87. Juvenile Justice Emergency Planning Demonstration Program
Agency: Department of Justice
Description: Provides resources for local organizations to develop, strengthen, and implement emergency preparedness plans for juvenile justice facilities
Award Ceiling: $150,000
Expected Number of Awards: 4
Applications Due: June 26th, 2017

88. Crisis Intervention Team Training Curriculum Enhancement
Agency: Department of Justice
Description: Seeks proposals to enter into a cooperative agreement to review and revise the existing CIT classroom-based training program
Award Ceiling: $125,000
Expected Number of Awards: 1
Applications Due: June 26th, 2017

89. Second Chance Act: Implementing County and Statewide Plans to Improve Outcomes for Youth in the Juvenile Justice System
Agency: Department of Justice
Description: Supports counties and states in implementing improved collaborative strategies to address the challenges that reentry and recidivism reduction pose
Award Ceiling: $1,000,000
Expected Number of Awards: 4
Applications Due: June 29th, 2017

90. Smart on Juvenile Justice: Systemwide Reform and Reinvestment Initiative
Agency: Department of Justice
Description: Provides funding to assist states in the development of statewide juvenile justice reform strategic plans
Award Ceiling: $1,200,000
Expected Number of Awards: 4
Applications Due: June 29th, 2017

91. Second Chance Act Reentry and Mentoring Program
Agency: Department of Justice
Description: Seeks to ensure that the transition individuals make from prison, jail, or juvenile residential facilities to the community is successful and promotes public safety
Award Ceiling: $1,000,000
Expected Number of Awards: 10
Applications Due: July 5th, 2017

92. Statewide Recidivism Reduction Strategic Plan Implementation
Agency: Department of Justice
Description: Funds implementing a comprehensive reentry program to effect a reasonable reduction in the documented statewide recidivism rate
Award Ceiling: $2,000,000
Expected Number of Awards: 10
Applications Due: July 6th, 2017

93. COPS Anti-Heroin Task Force Program
Agency: Department of Justice
Description: Funds efforts to investigate illicit activities related to the distribution of heroin or unlawful distribution of prescription opioids through statewide collaboration
Award Ceiling: $1,500,000
Expected Number of Awards: 50
Applications Due: July 10th, 2017

94. COPS Hiring Program
Agency: Department of Justice
Description: Provides funding directly to law enforcement agencies to hire career law enforcement officers in an effort to increase their community policing capacity and crime prevention efforts
Award Ceiling: $3,125,000
Expected Number of Awards: 1500
Applications Due: July 10th, 2017

95. Internet Crimes Against Children Task Forces: Forensic Capacity Hiring Program for Wounded Veterans
Agency: Department of Justice
Description: Supports task force capacity to effectively and efficiently conduct forensic examinations of evidence in cases of technology-facilitated child exploitation
Award Ceiling: $200,000
Expected Number of Awards: 4
Applications Due: July 10th, 2017

96. John R. Justice Program
Agency: Department of Justice
Description: Provides loan repayment assistance for public defenders and local and state prosecutors who commit to employment as public defenders and prosecutors
Award Ceiling: $200,000
Expected Number of Awards: 21
Applications Due: July 18th, 2017

Natural Resources

97. Agriculture and Food Research Initiative – Sustainable Bioenergy and Bioproducts Challenge Area
Agency: Department of Agriculture
Description: Soliciting applications in the following areas: Lignin/nano-cellulosic co-products from biomass feedstocks and Biomass feedstock genetic development
Award Ceiling: Unspecified
Expected Number of Awards: Unspecified
Applications Due: July 28th, 2017

98. Land and Water Conservation Fund State and Local Assistance Program
Agency: National Park Service
Description: Matching grants to states and through states to local governments for the acquisition and development of lands and waters for outdoor recreation purposes
Award Ceiling: $2,500,000
Expected Number of Awards: 150
Applications Due: July 31st, 2017

Science and Technology and other Research and Development

99. SMART Scholarship Program
Agency: Department of Defense
Description: Provides scholarships, which include tuition and stipend support to undergraduate and graduate students pursuing degrees in certain technical fields
Award Ceiling: Unspecified
Expected Number of Awards: Unspecified
Applications Due: July 11th, 2017

100. Enriched Doctoral Training in the Mathematical Sciences
Agency: National Science Foundation
Description: Aims to increase the number of well-prepared U.S. citizens, nationals, and permanent residents who pursue careers in the mathematical sciences
Award Ceiling: Unspecified
Expected Number of Awards: 10
Applications Due: July 12th, 2017

101. Science of Learning
Agency: National Science Foundation
Description: The Science of Learning program supports potentially transformative basic research to advance the science of learning.
Award Ceiling: $600,000
Expected Number of Awards: 25
Applications Due: July 12th, 2017

102. Developmental Sciences
Agency: National Science Foundation
Description: Supports basic research that increases our understanding of cognitive, linguistic, social, cultural, and biological processes related to human development
Award Ceiling: Unspecified
Expected Number of Awards: 28
Applications Due: July 17th, 2017

103. Linguistics Program – Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Awards
Agency: National Science Foundation
Description: Supports basic science in the domain of human language, encompassing investigations of the grammatical properties of individual human languages
Award Ceiling: Unspecified
Expected Number of Awards: 35
Applications Due: July 17th, 2017

104. Social Psychology
Agency: National Science Foundation
Description: Supports basic research on human social behavior, including cultural differences and development over the life span
Award Ceiling: Unspecified
Expected Number of Awards: Unspecified
Applications Due: July 17th, 2017

105. Biological Anthropology
Agency: National Science Foundation
Description: Supports basic research in areas related to human evolution and contemporary human biological variation
Award Ceiling: Unspecified
Expected Number of Awards: Unspecified
Applications Due: July 19th, 2017

106. CAREER:The Faculty Early Career Development
Agency: National Science Foundation
Description: Supports early-career faculty who have the potential to serve as academic role models in research and education and to lead advances in their department
Award Ceiling: Unspecified
Expected Number of Awards: Unspecified
Applications Due: July 21st, 2017

107. CyberCorps: Scholarship for Service
Agency: National Science Foundation
Description: Seeks proposals that address cybersecurity education and workforce development
Award Ceiling: $5,000,000
Expected Number of Awards: 26
Applications Due: July 31st, 2017

108. Rehabilitation Engineering Research Centers Program: RERC on Technologies to Promote Exercise and Health Among People With Disabilities
Agency: Administration for Community Living
Description: Seeks advanced engineering research on and development of innovative technologies that are designed to solve particular rehabilitation problems
Award Ceiling: $925,000
Expected Number of Awards: 1
Applications Due: July 31st, 2017

109. Opportunities for Promoting Understanding through Synthesis
Agency: National Science Foundation
Description: Seeks proposals aimed at synthesizing a body of related research projects conducted by a single individual or a group of investigators over an extended period
Award Ceiling: $200,000
Expected Number of Awards: 8
Applications Due: August 1st, 2017

110. Law and Social Sciences
Agency: National Science Foundation
Description: Seeks proposals that address social scientific studies of law and law-like systems of rules
Award Ceiling: Unspecified
Expected Number of Awards: Unspecified
Applications Due: August 1st, 2017

111. National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education Stakeholder Engagement Program
Agency: National Institute of Standards and Technology
Description: Seeking applications to partner with the NICE program in its outreach efforts to the cybersecurity education, training, and workforce development community
Award Ceiling: Unspecified
Expected Number of Awards: Unspecified
Applications Due: August 1st, 2017

112. Long Term Research in Environmental Biology
Agency: National Science Foundation
Description: Supports the generation of extended time series of data to address important questions in evolutionary biology, ecology, and ecosystem science
Award Ceiling: $450,000
Expected Number of Awards: Unspecified
Applications Due: August 2nd, 2017

113. Division of Environmental Biology
Agency: National Science Foundation
Description: Supports fundamental research on populations, species, communities, and ecosystems
Award Ceiling: $5,000,000
Expected Number of Awards: Unspecified
Applications Due: August 2nd, 2017

114. Science, Technology, and Society
Agency: National Science Foundation
Description: Supports research that uses historical, philosophical, and social scientific methods to investigate STEM disciplines
Award Ceiling: $180,000
Expected Number of Awards: Unspecified
Applications Due: August 3rd, 2017

115. Division of Integrative Organismal Systems
Agency: National Science Foundation
Description: Supports research aimed at understanding why organisms are structured the way they are and function as they do
Award Ceiling: Unspecified
Expected Number of Awards: Unspecified
Applications Due: August 4th, 2017

116. Computer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE) Research Initiation Initiative
Agency: National Science Foundation
Description: Encourages research independence immediately upon obtaining one’s first academic position after receipt of the PhD
Award Ceiling: $175,000
Expected Number of Awards: 60
Applications Due: August 9th, 2017

117. Collections in Support of Biological Research
Agency: National Science Foundation
Description: Seeks to improve existing collections, the accessibility of digitized specimen-related data, and develop better methods for specimen curation
Award Ceiling: Unspecified
Expected Number of Awards: 20
Applications Due: August 14th, 2017

118. Cognitive Neuroscience
Agency: National Science Foundation
Description: Seeks highly innovative proposals aimed at advancing a rigorous understanding of the neural mechanisms of human cognition
Award Ceiling: Unspecified
Expected Number of Awards: 25
Applications Due: August 14th, 2017

119. Sociology
Agency: National Science Foundation
Description: Supports basic research on all forms of human social organization — societies, institutions, groups and demography
Award Ceiling: Unspecified
Expected Number of Awards: Unspecified
Applications Due: August 15th, 2017

120. Political Science
Agency: National Science Foundation
Description: Supports scientific research that advances knowledge and understanding of citizenship, government, and politics
Award Ceiling: Unspecified
Expected Number of Awards: Unspecified
Applications Due: August 15th, 2017

121. Physical Oceanography
Agency: National Science Foundation
Description: Supports research on a wide range of topics associated with the structure and movement of the ocean
Award Ceiling: Unspecified
Expected Number of Awards: Unspecified
Applications Due: August 15th, 2017

122. Biological Oceanography
Agency: National Science Foundation
Description: Supports research in marine ecology broadly defined
Award Ceiling: Unspecified
Expected Number of Awards: Unspecified
Applications Due: August 15th, 2017

123. Chemical Oceanography
Agency: National Science Foundation
Description: Supports research into the chemical components, reaction mechanisms, and geochemical pathways within the ocean
Award Ceiling: Unspecified
Expected Number of Awards: Unspecified
Applications Due: August 15th, 2017

124. International Research Experiences for Students
Agency: National Science Foundation
Description: Supports development of globally-engaged U.S. science and engineering students capable of performing in an international research environment
Award Ceiling: $250,000
Expected Number of Awards: Unspecified
Applications Due: August 15th, 2017

125. Cultural Anthropology
Agency: National Science Foundation
Description: Supports basic scientific research on the causes, consequences, and complexities of human social and cultural variability
Award Ceiling: $450,000
Expected Number of Awards: Unspecified
Applications Due: August 16th, 2017

126. Partnerships in Astronomy & Astrophysics Research and Education
Agency: National Science Foundation
Description: Supports enhancing diversity in astronomy and astrophysics research and education
Award Ceiling: Unspecified
Expected Number of Awards: 4
Applications Due: August 18th, 2017

127. Decision, Risk, and Management Sciences
Agency: National Science Foundation
Description: Supports scientific research directed at increasing the understanding and effectiveness of decision making by individuals, groups, organizations, and society
Award Ceiling: Unspecified
Expected Number of Awards: Unspecified
Applications Due: August 18th, 2017

128. Economics
Agency: National Science Foundation
Description: Supports research designed to improve the understanding of the processes and institutions of the U.S. economy and of the world system of which it is a part
Award Ceiling: Unspecified
Expected Number of Awards: 110
Applications Due: August 18th, 2017

129. Research Experience for Undergraduates
Agency: National Science Foundation
Description: Supports active research participation by undergraduate students in any of the areas of research funded by the National Science Foundation
Award Ceiling: Unspecified
Expected Number of Awards: 1800
Applications Due: August 23rd, 2017

130. Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program
Agency: National Science Foundation
Description: Seeks to encourage talented STEM majors and professionals to become K-12 mathematics and science (including engineering and computer science) teachers
Award Ceiling: $3,250,000
Expected Number of Awards: 70
Applications Due: August 23rd, 2017

131. Methodology, Measurement, and Statistics
Agency: National Science Foundation
Description: Seeks to encourage talented STEM majors and professionals to become K-12 mathematics and science (including engineering and computer science) teachers
Award Ceiling: Unspecified
Expected Number of Awards: 35
Applications Due: August 31st, 2017

Transportation

132. Low or No Emission Grant
Agency: Department of Transportation
Description: Funds for the purchase or lease of low or no emission vehicles as well as related equipment or facilities
Award Ceiling: Unspecified
Expected Number of Awards: 20
Applications Due: June 26th, 2017