Foundations

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Sponsor Opportunity Name

Full Proposal Deadline

(unless otherwise indicated)

Area Funding Amount
Henry M. Jackson Foundation Public Service Program Grants TBD Public Service TBD
W. M. Keck Foundation Undergraduate Education Program 2016-8 Concept Paper Science, Engineering, Medical Research, Education $1,000,000
MJFF for Alzheimer's Research Improved Biomarkers and Clinical Outcome Measures Program TBD Alzheimer's Research TBD
Camille & Henry Dreyfus Foundation Senior Scientist Mentor Program 2016-9-10 Chemical Sciences $20,000
Camille & Henry Dreyfus Foundation Jean Dreyfus Boissevain Lectureship for Undergraduate Institutions TBD Chemical Sciences $18,500
Camille & Henry Dreyfus Foundation Henry Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Awards Program TBD Chemical Sciences $60,000
Simons Foundation Simons Early Career Investigator in Marine Microbial Ecology and Evolution Awards 2016-10-26 Marine Microbial Cology and Evoluation Awards $540,000

U.S. Istrael Agricultural Research and Development

Senior Research Fellowship Program 2017-1-18 Science $38,000
United States - Israel Binational Agricultural Research and Development (BARD) Fund Research Programs 2016-9-9 U.S. Istrael Agricultural Research and Development $340,000
Haynes Foundation Major Research Grants TBD Grants to Social Science Faculty TBD
Spencer Foundation Midcareer Grant Program 2016-9-10 Education $150,000
Spencer Foundation Lyle Spencer Research Awards: Advancing Understanding of Education Practice and Its Improvement

2016-7-9 Letter of Intent Anticipated

Education $1,000,000
Getty Foundation Getty Scholar Grants 2016-10-1 Conservation Guest Sholars $65,000
Russell Sage Foundation Visiting Scholars Program 2016-6-16 Social Science Research $110,000
Whitehall Foundation Research Grants 2016-10-26 Life Sciences $225,000
National Sleep Foundation Request For Applications: Research Project - Systematic Literature Review 2016-9-30 Sleep $2,500
Dumbarton Oaks Fellowships 2016-11-1 Library $75,000
Kornfield Foundation Pallitative care, bioethics, and ALS TBD Pain Research TBD
Kurt Weill Foundation Grants 2016-11-1 Music TBD
Lemelson Foundation Faculty Grants - Course and Program Grants TBD Innovation and Entrepreneurship $50,000
Borchard Foundation Center on Law and Again Academic Research Grant Program 2016-10-15 Aging $20,000
United States - Israel Binational Science Foundation (BSF) Start-up Research Grants 2016-11-16 Science $60,000

United States - Israel Binational Science Foundation (BSF)

Regular Research Grants

2016-11-16 Science $230,000
Brady Education Foundation Education Research and Program Evaluation Funding 2016-12-15 Education $300,000
National Operating Committee for Standards in Athletic Equipment (NOCSAE) Research Grants TBD Athletic Equipment $250,000
Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America Foundation, Inc. (PhRMA Foundation) Pharmaceutics - Sabbatical Fellowships 2016-9-1 Pharmaceutical $40,000
Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America Foundation, Inc. (PhRMA Foundation) Pharmaceutics - Research Starter Grant 2016-9-1 Pharmaceutical $100,000
Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America Foundation, Inc. (PhRMA Foundation) Informatics - Sabbatical Fellowships 2016-9-1 Pharmaceutical $40,000
MacArthur Foundation, John D. and Catherine T. 2015 Documentary Fund 2016-9-1 Documentary $200,000
United States-Japan Foundation (USJF) U.S.-Japan Policy Studies TBD US-Japan Communications TBD
Rockefeller Foundation Arts & Literary Arts Residency 2016-12-1 Residency to Advance Health, Ecosystems, Livelihoods, Transform Cities TBD
Guggenheim Memorial Foundation, John Simon Fellowships to Assist Research and Artistic Creation 2016-9-18 Natural Sciences, Social Sciences, Humanities, Creative Arts TBD
Fats and Proteins Research Foundation (FPRF) Fats and Proteins Projects TBD Food Research $45,000
Templeton Foundation, John Core Funding Areas TBD Science, Individual Freedom, Character Virtues, Genetics TBD
Barth Syndrome Foundation, Inc. (BSF) Research Grant Program 2016-9-1 Letter of Inquiry Barth Syndrome $100,000
Mott Foundation, Charles Stewart Grants Continuous Application Environment, Pathways Out of Poverty, Exploratory and Special Projects $250,000
Christensen Fund (TCF) Grants 2016-8-31 Socioecological Concerns $100,000
Grant Foundation, William T. William T. Grant Distinguished Fellows Program TBD Use of Research Evidence in Policy and Practice $175,000
Carnegie Corporation of New York International Program Higher Education and Research in Africa (HERA) Continuous letter of Inquiry Promoting Sustainable Peace TBD
Sloan Foundation, Alfred P Digital Information Technology - Universal Access to Knowledge Continuous letter of Inquiry Data and Computational Research TBD
Sloan Foundation, Alfred P Digital Information Technology - Universal Access to Knowledge Continuous letter of Inquiry Universal Access to Knowledge TBD
Sloan Foundation, Alfred P Economic Performance and Quality of Life - Working Longer Continuous letter of Inquiry Economic Institutions, Behavior and Performance TBD
Binational Industrial Research and Development (BIRD) Foundation BIRD Energy 2016-6-30 Energy Collaboration $1,000,000
Kellogg Foundation, W.K. Civic Engagement Grants Continuous Application Community & Civic Engagement TBD
Kellogg Foundation, W.K. Educated Kids Grants Continuous Application Educated Kids TBD
Mellon Foundation, Andrew W. Diversity Initiatives Continuous Application Pipeline in Higher Education TBD
Mellon Foundation, Andrew W. Racial equity Continuous Application Racial Equity TBD
Mellon Foundation, Andrew W. Scholarly Communications and Information Technology Continuous Application Scholarly Communications TBD

Simons Foundation

Targeted Grants in the Mathematical Modeling of Living Systems

2016-9-30 Proposals Anticipated

Mathematics

$600,000

Simons Foundation

Simons Fellows in Mathematics Program

2016-9-30 Proposals Anticipated

Mathematics $130,000

Simons Foundation

Simons Fellows in Theoretical Physics Program

2016-9-30 Proposals Anticipated Physics $125,000
Simons Foundation Collaboration Grants for Mathematicians TBD Mathematics $35,000
Simons Foundation Simons Fellows in Theoretical Physics Program 2016-9-30 Physics $125,000
Fund for Astrophysical Research (FAR) Theodore Dunham, Jr. Grants for Research in Astronomy 2016-10-6 Physics $5,000
RGK Foundation Grants Continuous Application Education, Community, and Medicine and Health TBD
McCormick Foundation, Robert R. McCormick Foundation Journalism Program 2016-8-1 Letter of Inquiry Journalism TBD
Mazda Foundation Grants 2016-7-1 Education and Literacy TBD
Stuart Foundation Education Systems Continuous letter of Inquiry Education TBD
Parsons Foundation, Ralph M. Grants Continuous letter of Inquiry Social Impact, Civic and Cultural Programs, Health and Higher Education $100,000
Delmas Foundation, Gladys Krieble Grants for Organizations in Support of Venetian Scholarship and Culture 2016-12-15 Humanities, Performing Arts, and Research Library programs TBD
Lumina Foundation for Education Lumina Foundation for Education Continuous letter of Inquiry Education $250,000

California Table Grape Commission

Health Research Grants

2016-11-16 Letter of Intent Anticipated

Health Research

$30,000

Google

Google Research Awards: Faculty Research Awards

2016-10-15

Cutting-edge Research in Computer Science, Engineering, and related Fields

$150,000

Procter & Gamble Company (P&G)

Higher Education Grant Program

2016-9-30

Social Responsibility

$10,000

Choate, Hall and Stewart

Amy Lowell Poetry Traveling Scholarship

2016-10-15

Poetry

$54,000

Sanofi-Aventis U.S. Inc.

Educational Grants

Continuous Application

Scientific and Medical Education

TBD

Comcast

Comcast Technology Research & Development Fund: Targeted Open Source Development Grants

Continuous Application

Tech Research and Development

$150,000

Unilever

Open Innovation

Continuous Submission/Entry

Innovation

TBD

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP)

AFSP Annual Grant Cycle: Pilot Grants

2016-11-16

Suicide Prevention

$30,000

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) AFSP Annual Grant Cycle: Innovation Grants: Standard Research Grants 2016-11-16 Suicide Prevention $100,000
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) AFSP Annual Grant Cycle: Innovation Grants: Young Investigator Grants

2016-11-16

Suicide Prevention $85,000
Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation Research Grants 2016-10-1 Equine $71,000
Howard Foundation, George A. and Eliza Howard Fellowships 2016-11-15 Creative Arts: Writing $33,000
Eurasia Foundation University Partnership Program (UPP) - Linkage Funding TBD U.S.-Russia Collaborations $41,000
Neilsen Foundation, Craig H. Neilsen Proof of Concept Grant Psychosocial Research Grants TBD Spinal Cord Injury $300,000
Neilsen Foundation, Craig H. Nielsen Psychosocial Research Grants TBD Spinal Cord Injury $100,000

Gates Foundation, Bill and Melinda

Grand Challenges Explorations (GCE): Addressing Newborn and Infant Gut Health Through Bacteriophage-Mediated Microbiome Engineering

2016-11-11

proposals anticipated

 

Grand Challenges, Newborn and Infant Health

$100,000
Richardson Foundation, Inc., Smith Strategy and Policy Fellows Program 2016-6-15 Policy $60,000
Environmental Research & Education Foundation (EREF) Request for Proposals - Research in Sustainable Solid Waste Management 2016-6-1 Solid Waste Management $500,000
Society of Family Planning Research Fund Interdisciplinary Innovation (I2) Grant 2016-6-15 Family Planning $25,000
Johnson Foundation, Robert Wood (RWJF) Evidence for Action: Investigator-Initiated Research to Build a Culture of Health - Open Call for Proposals 2016-7-22 Culture of Health $440,000
Brain & Behavior Research Foundation NARSAD Distinguished Investigator Grants 2016-7-6 Neurobiological and Behavioral Research $100,000
Alternatives Research and Development Foundation (ARDF) 2015 Alternatives Research Grant Program TBD Non-Animal Methods in Biomedical Research, Product Testing, and Education $40,000
Clay Mathematics Institute Senior Scholars TBD Mathematical Research TBD

Clay Mathematics Institute

Clay Research Fellows

2016-11-16

Mathematical Research

TBD
Grass Foundation Grass Fellowship Program at the Marine Biological Labratory TBD Biological Sciences $30,000

Fulbright Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowships

Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program

2016-7-15 Varied Disciplines TBD

 Procter and Gamble Company

Higher Education Grant Program

2016-9-30

Social Responsibility

$10,000

Walmart

U.S. Manufacturing Innovation Fund

2016-8-24

Manufacturing

$100,000

Tinker Foundation, Inc.

Field Research Grants

2016-10-1

Field Research and Studies in Latin American

$15,000

Simons Foundation

Targeted Grants to Institutes

2016-10-15

Mathematical and Physical Science Research

$1,000,000

Samuel H. Kress Foundation

History of Arts Program

2016-10-1

Art

TBD

Sociological Initiatives Foundation (SIF)

Grants

2016-8-15

Supports research that furthers social change

$20,000

United Engineering Foundation (UEF)

Grants

2016-6-1 Concept Paper Engineering TBD

Horowitz Foundation for Social Policy

Grants

2017-1-31 Social Sciences $7,500

Organic Farming Research Foundation (OFRF)

Research Grants Program

2017-2-18 Biology and Agriculture $20,000

National Foundation for the Arts and the Humanities
National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH)

Humanities Initiatives at Hispanic-Serving Institutions

2016-6-23 Humanities Upper $100,000

Luce Foundation, Henry

Clare Boothe Luce Program (CBL) (Including Undergraduate Scholarships and Research Awards, Graduate Fellowships, and Professorships)

2016-8-1
 

Information due 2016-3-7

Women in sciences and engineering TBD

Kaplan Fund, J.M.

Furthermore Grants in Publishing

2016-9-1 Publishing $15,000

Mitsubishi Electric America Foundation

National Grants

2016-6-15

STEM and children with disabilities

$225,000

Longview Foundation (Longview Foundation for World Affairs and International Understanding)

Grants

2016-6-5

Young people and K-12 education

$25,000