Funding Opportunities in the Sciences and Mathematics

Grant Opportunity Deadline Keywords
Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society Grants in Aid of Research March 15, 2020 Most areas of science and engineering
Semiconductor Synthetic Biology for Information Storage and Retrieval March 16, 2020 Biology and information storage
DRRP: Projects for Transplanting the Findings and Products of Disability and Rehabilitation R&D into Practice March 23, 2020 Promoting research and developing findings to help individuals with disabilities.
American Historical Association/NASA: Fellowship in Aerospace History April 1, 2020 Supports aerospace history research projects
Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation: Mechanical Learning in Chemical Science and Engineering April 2, 2020 Chemical sciences: biochemistry, materials chemistry, chemical engineering
Machine Learning in the Chemical Sciences and Engineering April 2, 2020 Machine learning and chemical sciences
Whitehall Foundation: Grant Programs April 15, 2020 Biology
Health Services Research Dissertation Program May 1, 2020 Any kind of health research
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality- Various May 25, 2020 Research with healthcare and patient care
Nat'l Human Genome Research Institute: Various Programs Anytime Ethical, legal and social implications of genomics
Epilepsy Foundation: Grants and Fellowship Opportunities Anytime Medical and behavioral science
Compton Foundation: Grant Program Anytime Climate change and liberal policy advocacy
National Geographic Various Grants Various Projects focused on conservation, education, research, storytelling, or technology; specifically those that align with the following topics: wildlife; human journey; and changing planet
Thrasher Research Fund - E.W. "Al" Thrasher Awards Anytime Children's health research
Union for International Cancer Control - Technical Fellowships Ongoing One month fellowship focused on cancer research and technology
Epilepsy Foundation - Various Opportunities Various Epilepsy research
W.K. Kellogg Grants - Various Opportunities Various Education, job attainment, and equity - all disciplines
American Council of Learned Societies - Various Opportunities Various Funding available for a wide variety of disciplines
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory: Visiting Scientist Program Ongoing Atomic and molecular physics; infrared, optical, radio, and X-ray astronomy; planetary sciences; geophysics; solar and stellar physics; and theoretical astrophysics.
Hewlett Foundation: Environment Program Ongoing Research on climate and energy or western conservation
Alexander Von Humboldt Foundation Research Fellowships Ongoing Faculty who received their PhDs less than 4 years ago in any discipline
Energy Foundation China Ongoing Energy efficiency and renewable energy policy development in China
Thrasher Research Fund Ongoing Pediatric research for early career researchers
Charles Stewart Mott Foundation Ongoing Environment in all disciplines
National Geographic Society Ongoing Astronomy, biology, botany, geology, oceanography
James S. McDonnell Foundation Ongoing Interdisciplinary research in all math and science disciplines
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Various All healthcare
American Federation for Aging Research Grants Ongoing Aging
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Unsolicited Projects: Pioneering Ideas Brief Proposals Ongoing Any topic as it relates to new and unconventional perspectives and approaches to improve health and healthcare
Alfred P. Sloan Foundation: Grants - Major Program Areas Ongoing STEM research and higher education; public understanding of science; digital information technology; energy and the environment
Energy Foundation Ongoing Electric power, buildings, and transportation
American Council of Learned Societies Various Fellowships Various All disciplines