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Reseach-Current Funding Opportunities
Each week SoHE research administrators post funding opportunities relevant to the SoHE community.
Only active funding opportunities are listed.
Click this link for all funding opportunities posted within the past 12 months, both active and inactive.
|Sponsor / Program||Description||Link||Due Date|
|Center for Retirement Research (CRR) at Boston College||Steven H. Sandell Grant Program supports retirement and disability research and policy.||CRR Sandell Grant Program||1/31/21|
|SoHE Research Expenses Funding||Support for immediate need or foundational research-related expenses.|
Additional deadlines will be February 15, 2021 and Apri. 15, 2021.
|SoHE Research Expense Funding||12/15/20|
|UW Global Health Institute||Global health grants and awards in five categories: Seed Grants, Clinical Research Awards, Virtual Visiting Scholar Awards, Graduate Student Research Grants and the Henry Anderson Graduate Award.||Global Health Grants||12/15/20|
|OVCRGE Research Forward||Formerly UW2020, supports collaborative, multidisciplinary, multi-investigator research projects that are high-risk, high-impact, and transformative.||OVCRGE Research Forward||12/21/20|
|ACLS Digital Extension Grants||Advances humanistic scholarship by enhancing established digital projects, extending their reach to new communities of users, and supporting digital research teams.||ACLS Digital Extension Grants||12/15/20|
|Spencer Foundation||Racial Equity Special Research Grants support education research that can contribute to understanding and ameliorating racial inequality in education.||Spencer Racial Equity Grants||12/15/20|
|SoHE CFS (Center for Financial Security)||CFS research incentive funding is available via a limited competition grant process. See the call for proposals for details and eligibility.||CFS fall for proposals||12/15/20|
|SoHE CommNS||CommNS research incentive funding supports research and outreach related to CommNS priorities: inquiry and action for social change in civil society, the nonprofit sector, or community efforts.||CommNS call for proposals||12/11/20|
|Morgridge Center for Public Service||Supports community-based research (CBR) projects.||Morgridge Center||12/15/20|
|SoHE CCFW/CDL/P25||Incentive funding for research in priority areas relevant to CCFW and P25 research and/or use of CDL facilities.||CCFW call for proposals||12/4/20|
|Terra Foundation for American Art||Academic Workshop and Symposium Grant program supports American art projects in Chicago or with substantial international attendance.||Terra Foundation||12/4/20|
|Center for Retirement Research (CRR) at Boston College||Steven H. Sandell Fellowship Program supports dissertation research in the field of retirement or disability.||CRR Sandell Fellowship Grant||1/31/21|
|National Institutes of Health (NIH)||Health Services Research on Minority Health and Health Disparities.||PAR-20-310||03/17/21|
|National Institutes of Health (NIH)||Intervention Research to Improve Native American Health.||PAR-20-238||5/17/21|
|Compeer Financial|| Rural Feasibility Study Grant Program.|
|National Institutes of Health (NIH)||Stephen L. Katz Early Stage Investigator (ESI) Research Grant Project for researchers changing research direction and for which no preliminary data exist.||PAR-21-038 (clin trial not allowed)|
PAR-21-039 (hum subjects research)
|Spencer Foundation||Supports education research projects that will contribute to the improvement of education, broadly defined. The listed deadline is for submission of an LOI.||Spencer Foundation Large Research Grants||1/15/21|
|William T. Grant Foundation||This program funds projects that enhance the use of research evidence in ways that benefit youth. The deadline is for submission of an LOI.||Grant Foundation Enhancing Research Evidence||1/13/21|
SoHE Internal Funding Opportunities, including
- SoHE Course Release Incentive Funding Opportunities
- SoHE Centers Discretionary Research Incentive Funding Opportunities
- PIVOT - PIVOT provides global and local connections that strengthen research by exploring new avenues for funding and collaboration.
NOTE: you must be on the UW-Madison campus network or VPN to access PIVOT.
- InfoEd/SPIN - InfoEd/SPIN is a database of over 40,000 funding opportunities from more than 10,000 global sponsors.
Graduate Student Resources:
- Pathways to Excellence in Research (PDF)
- Comprehensive List of External Funding Opportunities for Graduate Students (Excel)
- SoHE Funding Opportunities for Graduate Students
Supports collaborative, multidisciplinary, multi-investigator research projects that are high-risk, high-impact, and transformative