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Past Limited Submission Competitions

The following is a list of past competitions for Limited Submissions.

Sponsor
and 
Link

Limit

Research Area Description

Amount

Competition 
Coordinator

Internal 
U-M
Deadline

Sponsor
Deadline

W.M. Keck Foundation Science & Engineering and Medical Research Programs up to 8 concepts Risky and breakthrough work in Science & Engineering and Medical Science $500,000 to $5,000,000 over 2-3 eyars UMOR December 19, 2016 May 1, 2017
Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Awards 1 Supports the research and teaching careers of talented young faculty in the chemical sciences. $75,000 UMOR December 16, 2016 February 10, 2017
Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Awards 2017 2 These awards are intended to enrich the research and professional growth of young faculty and result in new funding opportunities. $5,000 UMOR December 12, 2016 January 9, 2017
2017 Mary Kay Foundation Translational Research Grant 1 Translational Research in Ovarian, Uterine, Breast, or Cervical CAncer $100,000 Medical School December 8, 2016 February 3, 2017
Edward Mallinckrodt, Jr. Foundation-Mallinckrodt Scholars Program 2017 2 Support early stage investigators in biomedical research. $100,000 annually for a period of four years Medical School November 21, 2016 January 15, 2017
Rita Allen Foundation Scholars Program 2017 1 Research leading to breakthrough solutions in the cure and treatment of diseases in the fields of cancer, immunology, and neuroscience. Up to $110,000 annuallyl for up to five years Medical School November 9, 2016 December 9, 2016
Agilent Early Career Professor Award 2017 1 Development and advancement of techniques for the detection of nucleic acids, proteins, or other biomolecules in the context of Liquid Biopsy and its utilization for early detection, characterization and surveillance of cancer and other conditions. $50,00 per year for two years Medical School November 7, 2016 January 13, 2017
Scalable Nanomanufacturing for Integrated Systems (SNM-IS) 1 Collaborative research and education in the area of scalable nanomanufacturing for integrated systems. $250,000-$375,000 per year for four years UMOR November 4, 2016 January 13, 2017
Brain Research Foundation Fay/Frank Seed Grant Program 1 New research projects in the field of neuroscience that will likely lead to extramural funding from NIH or other outside funding sources. $80,000 Medical School October 31, 2016 January 4, 2017
67th Meeting of Nobel Laureates 2017 2 Meet with Nobel Laureates in field of chemistry in Lindau, Germany Transportation, lodging & registration UMOR October 3, 2016 (4pm) October 14, 2016 (4pm)
Major Research Instrumentation (MRI) Instrument Acquisition or Development anticipate 3 Supports the research and research training goals of the organization that may be used by other researchers regionally or nationally. $100,000- $4,000,000 UMOR September 29, 2016 January 11, 2017
NSF Research Traineeship (NRT) Program 4 Encourage the development and implementation of bold, new, and potentially transformative models for STEM graduate education training. $3,000,000 UMOR September 12, 2016 December 9, 2016
Margaret Q. Landenberger Research Foundation Grant 1 Provide funding for promising early-stage medical researchers with hope of enabling them to acquire more significant funding. Support is not restricted to any particular disease or medical condition. $200,000 over two year period Medical School September 12, 2016 November 1, 2016
Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor Request for Statements of Interest: China Programs 2 Statements of Interest (SOI) for programs that support the policy objective to foster respect for human rights in China. $1,500,000 UMOR September 6, 2016 (3pm) September 23, 2016
2017 Health Innovation Grants 2 Projects that demonstrate an innovative approach to improving the efficiency and effectiveness of the delivery of Michigan's health services. up to $35,000 UMOR August 22, 2016 (12:00pm-noon) September 1, 2016 (3:00pm)
2017 Searle Scholars Program 2

Support the independent research in medicine, chemistry, and the biologial sciences of exceptional early-career scientists who have recently begun their appointment at the assistant professor level, and whose appointment is their first tenure-track position.
 

$300,000 ($100,000 per year for a three year period) Medical School August 4, 2016 September 30, 2016
Pharmacology/Toxicology Pre-Doctoral Fellowship 1 Encourage progress in pharmacological research through the provision of the well-trained investigators. Support students in advanced stages of training and thesis research. $20,000 in stipend support per year for one-two years UMOR July 26, 2016 September 1, 2016
NSF Partnerships for International Research and Education (PIRE) 1 To catalyze a higher level of international engagement in the U.S. science and engineering community. $4,000,000 UMOR July 25, 2016 September 14, 2016
AHA Strategically Focused Obesity Research Network 1 Support a collaboration of basic, clinical and population researchers from different disciplines whose collective efforts will lead to new approaches to study obesity. $4 Million per Center UMOR July 18, 2016 August 25, 2016
MacArthur Foundation 100&Change Initiative TBD Real, measurable solutions to significant problems from any field or sector. $100 Million UMOR July 15, 2016 September 2, 2016
NIH Bridges to the Doctorate 1 Support educational activities that enhance the diversity of the biomedical, behavioral and clinical research workforce.  Upper $300,000 UMOR June 30, 2016 September 25, 2016
Dr. Ralph and Marian Falk Medical Research Trust Awards Program 2 supports high-ris, high-reward projects that address critical scientific and therapeutic roadblocks. $300,000 (one year from November 30, 2016- November 30, 2017) Medical School June 23, 2016 August 3, 2016
2017 Pew Scholars Program in the Biomedical Sciences 1 junior faculty
member
Supports young investigators of outstanding promis in science relevant to the advancement of human health. $240,000-$60,000 per year for a four year period) Medical School June 22, 2016 July 15, 2016
Edward Mallinckrodt, Jr. Foundation Grants Program 1 Support early stage investigators engaged in basic biomedical research that has potential to significantly advance the understanding, diagnosis or treatment of disease. $60,000 per year for a period of up to three years Medical School June 8, 2016 August 1, 2016
Brain Research Foundation 2017 Scientific Innovations Award Grant 1 Provide funding for innovative science in both basic and clinical neuroscience. $150,000 (direct costs) for a two-year grant period (January 2017 to December 2018). Medical School May 9, 2016 June 29, 2016 (4pm CT)
ADA Pathway to Stop Diabetes 1 Innovative basic, clinical, translational, epidemiological, behavioral, or health services research relevant to any diabetes type, diabetes-related disease state, or diabetes complication. $1.625 Million Medical School April 15, 2016 July 1, 2016
Worldwide Cancer Research Grants Program 1 Basic or translational research £250,000 British Pounds Sterling Medical School Office of Research 3/24/16 4/29/16
The Moore Inventor Fellows up to two Inventors who harness science and technology to enhance the conduct of scientific research, strengthen environmental conservation, or improve the experience and outcomes of patient care. $200,000 per year for three years UMOR 2/2216 (5pm) 5/1/16
Agilent Early Career Professor Award 2016 1 BIG DATA: Contribution to the developmment of advanced Big Data technologies aimed at making breakthroughs in life science research and imaging for clinical diagnostics. $50,00 per year unrestricted research award for two years Medical School Office of Research 2/18/16 3/31/16
The V Foundation V Scholar Program 2016 1-2 Cancer Research $200,000 over two years Medical School Office of Research 2/8/16 3/29/16 (5pm)
The V Foundation 2016 Translational Research Grant Program 1-2 Supports research teams to conduct translational cancer research to bring laboratory discoveries to the patient bedside. $600,000 Medical School Office of Research 2/8/16 3/29/16 (5pm)
Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) National Institue of Standards and Technology (NIST) Boulder* and Gaithersburg Programs up to 8 for
Boulder*
Fellowship program for students majoring in science, mathematics, and engineering. see FOA UMOR 2/3/16 (5pm) 2/12/16
David and Lucile Packard Foundation 2 Physics, chemistry, mathematics, biology, astronomy, computer science, earth science, ocean science, and all branches of engineering. Candidates engaged in research in the social sciences will not be considered. $875,000 over five years UMOR 1/26/15 (5pm) 4/20/16

**REVISED INTERNAL COMPETITION INSTRUCTIONS

W.M. Keck Foundation- Science & Engineering and Medical Research Programs- Phase I

up to 8
concept papers
Science & Engineering and Medical Research $500,000- $5,000,000 UMOR 12/18/15, 5pm

2/15/16

 

St. Baldrick's Foundation Grants 8- spread over
multiple programs
Childhood Cancer Research varies per type of award Medical School Office of Research 1/5/16 1/29/16 (5pm)
Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Awards Program 1 Supports the research and teaching careers of talented young faculty in the chemical sciences. $75,000 unrestricted research grant UMOR 12/16/15 (5pm) 2/10/16
Wellcome Trust- Our Planet, Our Initiative -Call for Concept Papers 1 Transdisciplinary research pgorams that investigate the challenges presented by complex changes in our environment associated with the global food system and/or urbanization and the resulting impacts on human health.  up to $3 Million (US) per year for up to 5 years UMOR 11/18/15, 5pm 1/29/16
Edward Mallinckrodt, Jr. Foundation-Mallinckrodt Scholars Program 2016 2 Biomedical research that has potential to significantly advance the understanding, diagnosis, or treatement of disease    $100,000 annually for a period of four years Medical School Office of Research 11/19/15 1/15/16
The Dana Foundation-2016 Neuroimaging Research Program 1 Direct clinical application to human brain or brain-immune functioning or malfunctioning. Focus on imaging in patients or patient tissues, and health volunteers. $200,000 total, payable over three years Medical School Office of Research 1/15/16 (5pm) 2/18/16
LUNGevity 2016 Career Development Awards 1 Projects are expected to have a direct impace on the early detection of lung cancer or on the outcomes of lung cancer, or to provide a clear conceptual or experimental foudnation for the future development of methods for early detection and/or individualized treatment, including immuno-oncology. $100,000 per year for three years Medical School Office of Research  1/14/16 (5pm) 2/17/16
NSF Scalable Nanomanufacturing 1 Collaborative research and education in the area of scalable nanomanufacturing. Upper $250,000-$375,000 per year x 4 years UMOR 1/11/15 (5pm) 2/16/16

National Science Foundation Research Traineeship (NRT) Program NSF 16-503

2 for Traineeship
Track and 2 for
Innovations
Graduate Education
to encourage the development and implementation of bold, new, potentially transformative, and models for STEM graduate education training.  upper $3,000,000 UMOR 11/9/15, 5pm 12/9/15 LOI
Partnerships for Innovation: Building Innovation Capacity (PFI:BIC) NSF-610 2 program supports academe-industry partnerships which are led by an interdisciplinary academic research team collaborating with at least one industry partner. In this program, there is a heavy emphasis on the quality, composition, and participation of the partners, including the appropriate contributions for each role. up to $1,000,000 UMOR 11/2/15, 3pm 12/2/15 LOI
The Hartwell Foundation-Individual Biomedical Research Awards U-M is invited to
nominate up
to four individuals
Research Areas: Basic Science, Medical- Clinical Science, Medical-Translational, Physical Sciences & Engineering $300,000 over Three Years UMOR 6/15/15 9/15/15
W.M. Keck Foundation Science & Engineering and Medical Research Programs-Call for Concept Papers U-M is invited to
nominate up to
eight concept papers
Research areas: Science and Engineering; Medical Science $500,000 to $5 Million (Typically $2 Million or Less) UMOR 6/15/15 11/1/15
The Hartwell Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship 1 It is the intent of The Hartwell Foundation to support scientists in the early stages of biomedical research careers by enabling them to pursue further specialized training as part of their career development. Proposals should reflect relevance in termas of potential benefits to children.  The Foundation will only consider proposals in biomedical research. $100,000 over Two Years UMOR 6/12/15 6/30/15
Edward Mallinckrodt, Jr. Foundation Grant Program 2 The mission of the Edward Mallinckrodt, Jr. Foundation is to support early stage investigators engaged in basic biomedical research that has the potential to significantly advance the understanding, diagnosis or treatment of disease. $60,000 per year for a period of up to three years and are contingent upon a yearly progress report by the applicant Medical School Office of Research 6/8/15 8/1/15
Advancing Health Disparities Intervetions Through Community-Based Participatory Research (U01) 1 To enhance community capacity in research for which they will directly benefit; support collaborative intervention projects addressing health disparities; and accelerate the translation of findings into improved health and health outcomes.  The purpose of this funding opportunity is to support community interventions using Community-Based Participatory Research (CBPR) principles and approaches aimed at reducing and eventually eliminating health disparities. NIMHD intents to commit $10,000,000 in FY2016 to fund 20 awards. UMOR 6/8/15 (5pm)

LOI: 7/3/15

App: 8/3/15

St. Baldrick's Foundation Infrastructure Grants 1

The St. Baldrick's Foundation is requesting a maximum of one Letter of Intent (LOI) per institution, for an Infrastructure grant.  Infrastructure grants are designed to provide an infusion of funds to enable an institution to acquire the personnel (i.e., a clinical research associate) or resources it needs to reach its potential in broader clinical trial participation.

 

$25,000 to $50,000; exceptions may be made for proposals with budgets documenting a need for more. Medical School Office of Research 5/25/15 7/1/15 (5pm EST)
Phi Beta Psi Research Grant 2 Research application must be focused on brain, breast, colorectal, endometrial, lung, ovarian, pancreatic or prostate cancer.

5-6 Grants in amount of $40,000- $60,000
 

Medical School Office of Research 5/18/15 (12pm) 6/15/15
National Institute of Health (NIH) Shared Instrumentation Grant (SIG) Program (S10) Duplicate applications
are not accepted.
To resolve duplication issues,
please provide a
description of the
instrumentation requested
and submit to UMORlimited
submissions@umich.edu
.
Research Areas: Health and Medicine The SIG program encourages applications from groups of NIH-supported investigators to purchase or upgrade a single item of expensive, specialized, commercially available instruments or integrated systems that cost at least $50,000. The maximum award is $600,000.

UMOR

3/23/15

Sponsor Deadline:
5/29/15

 
National Science Foundation (NSF) Innovation Corps-Regional Node Program (I-Corps Node)(NSF 12-586)

U-M is invited to nominate one applicant.

Research Areas: Biological Sciences; Earth Sciences; Behavioral or Social Studies; Entrepreneurship; Economics; Computer and Information Sciences; Technology Transfer; Mathematics; Geoscience; Physical Sciences N/A

UMOR

3/16/15 Sponsor Deadline:
4/17/15

Agilent Early Career Professor Award

U-M is invited to nominate
one applicant.
Research Areas: CRISPR/Cas or other RNA-technologies for genome editing, control and other applications.

$50,000 per year for two years.

Medical School Office of Research 3/6/15

Sponsor Deadline:
4/24/15

 
National Science Foundation (NSF) National Science Foundation Research Traineeship (NRT) Program 2 for the Traineeship Track, 1 for the Innovations in
Graduate Education Track

Research Areas: Graduate Education; Technology; Mathematics; Engineering; Natural and Physical, Mathematics and Technology; Research Methodology; Energy Sciences

 

N/A

UMOR

3/2/15 (by 5pm)

Sponsor Deadline:
3/25/15 (LOI)
5/6/15 Full Proposal

 
The Charles A. Dana Foundation-2015 David Mahoney Neuroimaging Research Program U-M is invited to nominate one applicant. Research Areas: Direct clinical application-human brain or brain-immune functioning or malfunctioning. Focus on imaging in patients or patient tissues, and healthy volunteers. $200,000 total, payable over three years.

Medical School Office of Research

3/2/15

Sponsor Deadline:
4/7/15 (at 3pm EST)

 

The V Foundation 2015 V Scholar Grant Program

 

The Cancer Center may nominate two applicants for the V Scholar Program, if at least one of the V Scholar applicants is from an under-represented ethnic group in the Sciences (African American or Hispanic). Otherwise, the Cancer Center can only nominate one applicant.

 

Research Areas: Any cancer research area is permitted. However, research on cancers that are more prevalent or aggressive in specific ethnic populations (e.g., African Americnas, Hispanic) is encouraged, but not required. Cancers in which ethnic and racial disparities have previously been shown include: lung and bronchus, colon and rectum, breast, prostate, uterine, cervix, stomach and liver.

 

$200,000 awarded in two annual installments of $100,000 each

Medical School Office of Research

 

2/25/15 Sponsor Deadline:
4/1/15 (5pm EST)

The V Foundation 2015 Translational Research Grant Program

 

U-M is invited to nominate one applicant.

 

Research Areas: All areas of cancer research are encouraged. For the 2015 Translational Program, The V Foundation has a special interest in supporting cancer research investigating cancers that are more prevalent or aggressive in specific ethnic populations (e.g., African Americans, Hispanic). Cancers in which ethnic and racial disparities have previously been shown include: lung and bronchus, colon and rectum, breast, prostate, uterine, cervix, stomach and liver. A limited number of Translational Grants will be awarded in this area.

 

$600,000 awarded in three annual installments of $200,000 each

 

Medical School Office of Research

 

2/25/15 Sponsor Deadline:
5/1/15 (5pm EST)
 

U-M is invited to nominate one student from each transportation-related discipline for a maximum of two (2) applications per university.

 

Research Areas: Transportation-related programs, including engineering, planning, public policy, public administration, economics, management, and law.

 

N/A

 

UMOR

 

2/9/15 Sponsor Deadline:
2/20/15

Department of Energy Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) FY 2015 Vehicle Technologies Office Incubator

 

U-M is allowed to submit up to two (2) concept papers.

Research Areas: Transportation Engineering; Automotive Engineering; Energy Efficiency; Renewable Energy; Energy Technology; Energy Sciences.

 

Between $3,000,000 and $500,000

UMOR

 

Internal Competition:
2/6/15 (by 9AM)

Sponsor Deadlines:
2/10/15 (Concept Paper - required)

3/30/15 (Application to Sponsor)

Department of Commerce Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Boulder and Gaithersburg Programs

U-M is allowed to submit no more than eight (8) undergraduate students for the Boulder program.

Research Areas: Science, engineering, and mathematics

 

N/A

 

UMOR

 

Internal UMOR Competition: 2/2/15 (3pm)

ORSP Deadline:
2/10/15

Sponsor Deadline:
2/13/15

David and Lucile Packard Foundation 2015 Packard Fellowships for Science and Engineering 2 Research Areas:Physics, chemistry, mathematics, biology, astronomy, computer science, earth science, ocean science, and all branches of engineering. Candidates engaged in research in the social sciences will not be considered.

$875,000 distributed over 5 years

UMOR

Internal Competition:
1/26/15
Sponsor Deadline:
4/20/15

W.M. Keck Foundation Science & Engineering and Medical Research Programs- Phase I Call for Concept Papers

Keck Information Page

PPT on What to Know to Approach Keck

U-M is invited to submit up to (8) concept papers for consideration to Keck. From these concept papers, U-M is allowed to select (1) proposal to proceed to a Phase I proposal per funding cycle per program.

Research Areas: Science and Engineering; Medical Science Historically, grants range from $500,000 to $5 million and are typically $2 million or less. UMOR

1/6/15

Sponsor Deadline:
5/1/15

St. Baldrick's Foundation Grants/Fellowships/Scholar Awards

St. Baldrick's Foundation Announcement

 

8

Research Areas: Funding will be given to the most promising research to find cures for childhood cancers and give survivors long and healthy lives.

 

Varies

 

 

Medical School Office of Research

 

 

Internal Competition:12/12/14

 

Sponsor Deadline:
1/31/15 (5pm EST)

 

Mary Kay Foundation Innovative/Translational Cancer Research Grant

 

2 (1 through the Medical School and 1 through the School of Public Health)

 

Research Areas: Ovarian, Uterine, Breast, or Cervical Cancer

 

Up to $100,000 (combined direct and indirect costs) for a two-year period

 

Medical School Office of Research

 

Internal Competition:12/5/14

 

Sponsor Deadline:
2/2/15 (5pm CST)

 

Department of Health and Human Services National Institutes of Health (NIH) - Outstanding New Environmental Scientist (ONES) Award (R01) RFA-ES-15-003

 

1 per School or College within a University

Research Areas:Environmental Health; Environmental Medicine

 

Upper $250,000

 

 

This limited opportunity will be managed at the School/College level. To apply, please contact the Research Associate Dean within your School or College.

 

Internal Competition:12/1/14

 

Sponsor LOI Deadline: 
1/27/15

Full 
Proposal:

2/27/15 (by 5pm)

The Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Awards Program

 

U-M may submit 1 annually

 

Research Areas: Chemical Engineering; Science Education; Chemical Sciences; Biochemistry; Materials Chemistry.

 

$75,000 unrestricted research grant

 

UMOR

 

Internal Competition:
12/1/14

Preliminary Proposal: 
N/A

Full 
Proposal:
2/10/15

National Science Foundation (NSF) Scalable Nanomanufacturing (SNM) FY 2015 - NSF 15-507

 

1

 

Research Areas:Nanotechnology; Science and Society; Manufacturing Processes (Industrial Engineering); Nanoelectronics; Nanostructured Materials

 

Upper $1,500,000-Lower $1,000,000

 

UMOR

 

Internal Competition:12/1/14

Sponsor Deadline:
1/20/15

National Institutes of Health- NIH Director's Early Independence Awards (DP5) RFA-RM-14-004

 

2

Research Areas:Career Education and Planning; Training and Development

 

Upper $1,250,000- see funding solicitation for details

 

UMOR

 

Internal Competition:11/21/14

Sponsor Deadline:
1/12/15

Edward Mallinckrodt, Jr. Foundation Mallinckrodt Scholar Program

 

2

 

Research Areas: The Mallinckrodt Scholar Program was established to support early stage investigators engaged in biomedical research that has the potential to significantly advance the understanding, diagnosis or treatment of disease.

 

$100,000 per year for a period of four years

 

Medical School Office of Research

 

 

Internal Competition:
11/20/14

Sponsor Deadline:
1/15/15

 

Ladies Auxiliary to the Veterans of Foreign Wars-Postdoctoral Cancer Research Fellowship

Sponsor Request for Proposals

1

Research Areas:Oncology; Cancer Genetics; Cancer Carcinogenesis

 

A two-year $100,000 Postdoctoral Cancer Research Fellowship

 

 

 

Declare Intent:
11/19/14

Internal Competition:
1/12/15

Sponsor LOI Deadline:3/15/15

Brain Research Foundation Fay/Frank Seed Grant Program

 

2

 

Research Areas: Neuroscience studies of brain function.

 

$80,000 for two years.

 

Medical School Office of Research

 

 

Internal Competition:
11/14/14 (5:00 PM)

Sponsor Deadline: 1/9/15 (by 4pm CST) (Letter of Intent)

 

Rita Allen Foundation Scholars Program

 

1

Research Areas: Research in the cure and treatment of diseases in cancer, immunology, and neuroscience.

$110,000 annually for up to five years.

 

Medical School Office of Research

Internal Competition:
11/7/14 5:00 pm

Sponsor Deadline: 12/12/14 (Letter of Intent)

 

 

NSF Partnerships for Innovation: Building Innovation Capacity (PIC:BIC) NSF 14-610

U-M may submit up to 2 Letters of Intent (LOIs)

Research Areas: Small Business; Engineering; Natural and Physical Sciences, Mathematics and Technology; Technology Transfer; University-Industrial Partnerships

$1,000,000

UMOR

Internal Competition:
11/3/14 (by 3pm)

Sponsor LOI Deadline: 12/3/14 (by 5pm)

Full Proposal (if invited): 1/25/15

Major Research Instrumentation Program (MRI) Instrumentation Acquisition or Development NSF 13-517

U-M may submit 3

-up to 2 for instrumentation acquisition

-the balance for instrumentation development

Research Areas: Earth Sciences, Biological Sciences, Scientific Instrumentation, Natural and Physical Sciences; Computer and Information sciences, Mathematics and Technology, Physical Sciences, Engineering, Biological Instrumentation

$4,000,000 per year

 

UMOR

Declare Intent: 
N/A

Internal Competition:10/28/14

Sponsor Deadline: 1/22/15

Institute of Museum and Library Services National Leadership Grants for Libraries (NLG) FY 2015

 

1

 

Research Areas: Library Technical Services; Early Childhood or Preschool Education; Library Management; Digital LIbraries; Museums; Mathematics Education; Science Education; Archival Program; Curatorship; Archival Preservation

 

Upper $500,000- Lower $50,000

 

UMOR

 

Declare Intent:
9/15/14

Internal Competition:
9/25/14

Preliminary Proposal: 
10/14/14

Full 
Proposal:
1/15/15

Hubs of Interdisciplinary Research and Training in Global Environmental and Occupational Health (GEOHealth)-Research (U01)

1

 

Research Areas: Environmental Health; Occupational Health and Safety; International Health

 

$600,000 - Refer to RFP/FOA

 

UMOR

 

Internal Competition:
9/22/14

Preliminary Proposal: 
10/19/14

Full 
Proposal:
11/19/14

Paul G. Allen Family Foundation- Allen Distinguished Investigators (ADI) Program-Life Sciences Focus

U-M may submit 2

 

Research Areas: Life Sciences; Human Neuronal Maturation

 

Refer to RFP/FOA

 

UMOR

 

Internal Competition:9/22/14 
by 5pm

Preliminary Proposal: 
N/A

Full 
Proposal:
10/31/14

Simons Investigators in the Mathematical Modeling of Living Systems (MMLS)

1

Research Areas:Mathematics, Theoretical Physics, Life Sciences.

Up to $200,000 per year

 

UMOR

Internal Competition:9/15/14

 

Sponsor Deadline: 
10/28/14

Simons Collaborations in Mathematics and the Physical Sciences (MPS)

 

NOT LIMITED

Research Areas:  Mathematics, Theoretical Physics, and Theoretical Computer Science. 

Up to $2,500,000 per year, for an initial period of four years.

 

UMOR

Internal Competition:9/15/14

 

Sponsor Deadline
10/28/14

Simons Math+X Investigators

 

1

Research Areas:Science, Engineering, Mathematics

 

Up to $300,000 per year for five years

 

UMOR

 

Internal Competition:9/15/14

Sponsor Deadline
10/28/14

Simons Investigators in Mathematics, Physics and Theoretical Computer Science
 

U-M may
submit up to 2 for each of the three awards

Research Areas:Mathematics, Physics, Theoretical Computer Science, Theoretical Physics.

Up to $100,000 per year for five years

 

UMOR

Internal Competition:9/15/14

Sponsor Deadline
10/28/14

Michigan Department of Community Health- Health Innovation Grant Fund

 

U-M may
submit up to 2

Research Areas: Health Care

 

Refer to RFP/FOA

 

UMOR

 

Declare Intent:
9/8/14

Internal Competition:
9/15/14

Preliminary Proposal: 
N/A

Full 
Proposal:
9/22/14

Partnerships for International Research and Education (PIRE) NSF 14-587

 

1

Research Areas: Agriculture and Food Sciences; Engineering; Natural and Physical Sciences; Mathematics and Technology; Energy Sciences; Educational or Cultural Exchange Programs; Social Sciences.

$4,000,000

UMOR

Declare Intent: 
N/A

Internal Competition:
9/5/14

Sponsor Deadline
10/21/14

Greenwall Foundation Faculty Scholars Program in Bioethics

2

 

Research Areas: Impact on public policy, biomedical research, or clinical practice and commitment to the fields of bioethics.

See sponsor information for details.

 

UMOR

Declare Intent: 
9/3/14

Internal Competition:TBD

LOI: 11/3/14

Final (if invited):
1/30/15

Burroughs Wellcome Fund (BWF) Investigators in the Pathogenesis of Infectious Disease Award

2

Research Areas: Points where human and microbial systems connect. Cell/pathogen interactions, host/pathogen interaction and novel routes to disease causation.

$500,000 over five years

Medical School

Internal Competition:9/3/14

Sponsor Deadline
11/3/14

Burroughs Wellcome Fund Career Awards for Medical Scientists

5

Research Areas: Basic biomedical, disease-oriented, or translational research

$700,000 over five years

Medical School

Internal Competition:8/4/14

Sponsor Deadline10/1/14

Gabrielle's Angel Foundation for Cancer Research Medical Research Award Internal

2

Leukemia, lymphoma, and related cancers of the blood. Includes conventional scientific research, and projects that combine integrative (complementary) therapies or botanical agents. Focus on projects for cancer prevention, detection and treatment that are most likely to be translated into clinical trials within a 3–5 year period.

$225,000

 

Medical School

July 1, 2014

Friday, August 15, 2014 at 5:00 PM

 

Searle Scholars and Pew Scholars Program Awards

 

SEARLE: 2

PEW: 1

 

SEARLE: Biological Sciences: Biochemistry, cell biology, genetics, immunology, neuroscience, pharmacology, and related areas in chemistry, medicine, and the biological sciences.

PEW: Science relevant to the advancement of human health.

SEARLE: $100,000/year for three years.

PEW: $60,000/year for four years.

Medical School

Monday, June 16, 2014

SEARLE: September 26, 2014

PEW: July 15, 2014 (see competion space for more details)

Hartwell Foundation Individual Biomedical Research Award

5

Biomedical research

 

up to $300,000 over three years

 

UMOR

 

June 13, 2014- 5pm

September 15, 2014

St. Baldrick's Foundation Infrastructure Grants

1

 

Cures for childhood cancers

 

$50,0000

Medical School

 

Tuesday,

June 3, 2014

July 2, 2014

 

Edward Mallinckrodt, Jr. Foundation Grant Program

2

Basic biomedical research that has the potential to significantly advance the understanding, diagnosis or treatment of disease.Applicants must be early stage (i.e., young investigators who have not been a PI on an R01), hold M.D. and/or Ph.D. degrees, and be in their first to fourth year of a tenure-track faculty position.

$180,0000

 

Medical School

 

 

Tuesday,

June 10, 2014

August 1, 2014

Keck - Call for Concept Papers

 

Project-medical research or science and engineering research

   

June 10, 2014

 

 

Keck - Call for Concept Papers

 

Project-medical research or science and engineering research

   

June 10, 2014

 

 

National Science Foundation (NSF) Research Traineeship (NRT) Program

2

 

Agriculture and Food SciencesGraduate EducationTechnology MathematicsEngineering Natural and Physical Sciences, Mathematics and TechnologyResearch MethodologyEnergy Sciences

$3,000,000

UMOR

April 28, 2014

May 20, 2014 (LOI)

June 24, 2014
(Full Proposal)

 

 

Phi Beta Psi Research Grant

Phi Beta Psi Research Grant

2

Brain, breast, colorectal, endometrial, lung, ovarian, pancreatic or prostate cancer

$60,000

Med School

 

May 1, 2014 by 5:00 pm

Saturday, June 14, 2014

American Diabetes Association

Pathway to Stop Diabetes

1

Diabetes Research Career Initiator Award(postdoctoral fellow or research fellowship)

Diabetes Research Accelerator Award (early and established investigators)

$1.625M over 7 years for Initiator Award

$1.625M over 5 years for Accelerator Award

Med School

 

May 1, 2014 by 5:00 pm

July 1, 2014

Brain Research Foundation Scientific Innovations Award

Link to Internal Competition Space

1

 

Basic and clinical science neuroscience. Covers studies of brain function in heath and disease.

$150,000 (direct costs) for two years.

Med School

May 9, 2014

July 1, 2014

V Foundation for Cancer Research

Bladder Cancer Research - Letter of Intent

 

 

Bladder Cancer

$300,000

Med School

April 2, 2014

April 30, 2014

V Foundation for Cancer Research Translational Grant

Link to Internal Competition Space

 

The UM Comprehensive Cancer Center may nominate one cancer research project that brings together pre-clinical and clinical investigators. This work must not be currently funded by other mechanisms external to the Cancer Center. The project team must have a minimum of two scientists from the same facility, and the team must possess basic and clinical research expertise.

$600,000

Med School

March 31, 2014

May 13, 2014

NSF

 

Biological Sciences, Earth Sciences, Behavioral or Social Studies, Entrepreneurship, Economics, Computer and Information SciencesTechnology Transfer, Social Sciences, Mathematics, Geoscience, Engineering, Physical Sciences, Education

 

$350,000 - $2 million

 

UMOR

 

March 14, 2014 by 5:00 pm

April 18, 2014

Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU)

Heidelberg Laureate Forum

 

Full time graduate students. Graduate Student Awards to Attend the 2nd Heidelberg Laureate Forum in Heidelberg, Germany, September 21 to 26, 2014

 

 

UMOR

 

February 24, 2014

March 3, 2014

National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN)

Foundation Young Investigator Award

 

Young investigators with innovative ideas and an interest in improving the quality, effectiveness, and efficiency of care provided to cancer patients

 

$75,000

 

 

Med School

 

February 17, 2014

March 24, 2014

VFW Ladies Auxiliary

Postdoctoral Cancer Research Fellowship

New discoveries about cancer

 

 

 

$100,000 over two years

UMOR

February 3, 2014

March 1, 2014

David and Lucile Packard Foundation

2014 Packard Fellowships for Science and Engineering

Physics,
chemistry,
mathematics,
biology,
astronomy,
computer science,
earth science,
ocean science, and all branches
of engineering

 

 

$875,000 over 5 years

UMOR

January 24, 2014

February 1, 2014 
by 5:00 pm
Brain Research Foundation Fay/Frank Seed Grant Program

Brain Research Foundation Seed Grant Program (PDF)

Start-ups in Neuroscience

 

   

Med School

November 14, 2013

January 18, 2014 
(Letter of Interest)

 

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