Funding Opportunities in the Sciences and Mathematics

Grant Opportunity Deadline Keywords
Japan Foundation Center for Global Partnership: Intellectual Exchange December 3 Supports US-Japan collaborative projects that focus on fostering dialogue and promoting partnership between the two countries
Smithsonian Institution Fellowship Program December 15 Research on the topic of one of the Smithsonian Institutes: Archives of American Art; Astrophysical Observatory; Conservation Biology Institute; Environmental Research Center; Marine Station at Fort Pierce; Museum Conservation Initiative; Smithsonian Institution Archives; Smithsonian Libraries; and the Tropical Research Institute
Yale University Agrarian Studies Program Fellowships January 4 Interdisciplinary studies of agrarian societies, historically and across the world
American Psychological Association Congressional Fellowship Program January 5 Professional development opportunity for members of the American Psychological Association
National Geographic Society Grant Programs January 9 Various - projects that further our understanding of the planet and empower the global community to generate solutions for a healthier and more sustainable future
William T. Grant Foundation: Research Grants January 9 Education research, policy, and practice; all fields
James McKeen Cattell Fund Supplemental Sabbatical Awards for Psychologists January 15 For psychology faculty who have institutionally supported sabbaticals and are seeking extra time
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