Funding
Notices of limited submission opportunities (NEH Summer Stipend, NSF Major Research Instrumentation, W.M. Keck Foundation, Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Awards, etc.) are now located on the “Limited Submission Funding” tab below.
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Research grants are awarded in support of projects that have scholarly value, well-defined work plans and modest budgets. The current grants are as follows: - Research Grants in Ukrainian and Ukrainian Canadian Studies in the Humanities and Social sc...
Deadline: 01 Mar 2017 | Sponsor(s): University of Alberta Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies (CIUS)
The aim of The Winston Churchill Memorial Trust is to provide an opportunity for Australians to travel overseas to conduct research in their chosen field that is not readily available in Australia. Merit of the proposed project is a key factor and a desir...
Deadline: 15 May 2017 | Sponsor(s): Churchill Memorial Trust, Winston - Australia
The foundation offers fellowships to further the development of scholars and artists by assisting them to engage in research in any field of knowledge and creation in any of the arts, under the freest possible conditions. The Foundation provides fello...
Deadline: 18 Sep 2016 | Sponsor(s): Guggenheim Memorial Foundation, John Simon
Since the Carter Manny Award's establishment in 1996, over $672,000 has been awarded in recognition of outstanding doctoral students whose work represents some of the most innovative and advanced scholarship on architecture and its role in the arts, cultu...
Deadline: 15 Nov 2016 | Sponsor(s): Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts
The Methodology, Measurement, and Statistics (MMS) Program is an interdisciplinary program in the Social, Behavioral, and Economic Sciences that supports the development of innovative analytical and statistical methods and models for those sciences. MMS s...
Deadline: 26 Jan 2017 | Sponsor(s): National Science Foundation (NSF) Directorate for Social, Behavioral and Economic Sciences (SBE) Division of Social and Economic Sciences (SES)
Fulbright Visiting Research Chairs are intended for Canadian citizens who are exceptional scholars and/or experienced professionals who wish to conduct research and/or lecture in the United States. Fulbright Canada Visiting Research Chairs are pre-arra...
Deadline: 15 Nov 2016 | Sponsor(s): Foundation for Educational Exchange Between Canada and the United States (Fulbright Canada)
The Foundation annually awards a number of Fellowships/Grants for advanced study, research, and/or teaching at universities and other institutions of higher learning in the United States. There are no restrictions as to fields of study/research. Curre...
Deadline: 15 Oct 2016 | Sponsor(s): Kosciuszko Foundation
The Ransom Center awards fellowships to support scholarly research projects in all areas of the humanities, including literature, photography, film, art, the performing arts, music, and cultural history. One- to three-month fellowships are available f...
Deadline: 15 Jan 2017 | Sponsor(s): University of Texas, Austin Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
Awards are aimed at young investigators, especially graduate students, to provide funding to augment their research. Projects can entail field, library or office-intensive investigations. ...
Deadline: 01 Feb 2017 | Sponsor(s): Arctic Institute of North America (AINA)
The ACLS Fellowship program invites research applications in all disciplines of the humanities and related social sciences. The ultimate goal of the project should be a major piece of scholarly work by the applicant. ACLS does not fund creative work (e.g....
Deadline: 25 Sep 2016 | Sponsor(s): American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS)
The program seeks to stimulate research on U.S. education issues using data from the large-scale, national and international data sets supported by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NSF, and other federal agencies, and to increase the n...
Deadline: 10 Sep 2016 | Sponsor(s): American Educational Research Association (AERA)
The awards program supports the research and teaching careers of talented young faculty in the chemical sciences. The program provides discretionary funding to faculty at an early stage in their careers. Criteria for selection include an independent body ...
Deadline: 10 Feb 2017 | Sponsor(s): Dreyfus Foundation, Inc., Camille and Henry
The program supports the research and teaching careers of talented young faculty in the chemical sciences at undergraduate institutions. Based on institutional nominations, the program provides discretionary funding to faculty at an early stage in their c...
Deadline: 18 May 2017 | Sponsor(s): Dreyfus Foundation, Inc., Camille and Henry
The Methodology, Measurement, and Statistics (MMS) Program is an interdisciplinary program in the Social, Behavioral, and Economic Sciences that supports the development of innovative analytical and statistical methods and models for those sciences. MMS s...
Deadline: 26 Jan 2017 | Sponsor(s): National Science Foundation (NSF) Directorate for Social, Behavioral and Economic Sciences (SBE) Division of Social and Economic Sciences (SES)
The Tectonics Program supports a broad range of field, laboratory, computational, and theoretical investigations aimed at understanding the deformation of the terrestrial continental lithosphere (i.e. above the lithosphere-asthenosphere boundary). The Pro...
Deadline: 13 Jan 2017 | Sponsor(s): National Science Foundation (NSF) Directorate for Geosciences (GEO) Division of Earth Sciences (EAR)
Roche has expressed its commitment and responsibility beyond its business to the broader society for over a century by directing financial and human resources to tackling social causes, stimulating engagement in science and promoting cultural activities. ...
Deadline: Continuous | Sponsor(s): Hoffman - La Roche Foundation
The ACS National Awards program is designed to encourage the advancement of chemistry in all its branches, to support research in chemical science and industry, and to promote the careers of chemists. Awards: - ACS Award for Achievement in Research fo...
Deadline: 01 Nov 2016 | Sponsor(s): American Chemical Society (ACS)
These Scholarships are designed to assist students of Hispanic heritage obtain a college degree. All majors and graduate fields are accepted, with an emphasis on STEM majors. ...
Deadline: 30 Mar 2017 | Sponsor(s): Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF)
The purpose of this award is to honor the role of entomological education as a basis for the entire discipline by recognizing an ESA member who is deems to the most outstanding educator of the year. ...
Deadline: 01 May 2017 | Sponsor(s): Entomological Society of America (ESA)
The Major Research Instrumentation Program (MRI) serves to increase access to shared scientific and engineering instruments for research and research training in our Nation's institutions of higher education, not-for-profit museums, science centers and sc...
Deadline: 11 Jan 2017 | Sponsor(s): National Science Foundation (NSF) Office of the Director (OD) Office of Integrative Activities (OIA)

This is a list of selected limited submission opportunities collected by the OVPR. If you become aware of a limited submission opportunity that does not appear on this list, please email research@baylor.edu and include a link to the opportunity.

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Research Grants are offered to encourage the development of new information that contributes to the understanding of the basic etiology and pathogenesis of cystic fibrosis. In addition, consideration will be given to those projects that provide insight in...
Deadline: 07 Sep 2016 | Sponsor(s): Cystic Fibrosis Foundation (CFF)
The Lalor Foundation was incorporated in Delaware in 1935 under bequests from members of the Lalor family. One of the foundation's major objectives has been to give assistance and encouragement to capable investigators embarking on teaching and research c...
Deadline: 15 Jan 2017 | Sponsor(s): Lalor Foundation
The Program is for those in the social, behavioral, and health sciences. The Foundation encourages Scholars to tackle important questions that will advance theory, policy, and practice for youth. Applicants identify new methods, disciplines, or content th...
Deadline: 06 Jul 2016 | Sponsor(s): Grant Foundation, William T.
The scientific councils of the AHA/ASA want to stimulate interest, knowledge and investigative work in students in medicine, nursing, public health, nutrition and other allied health disciplines. AHA Student Scholarships support students conducting resear...
Deadline: 15 Mar 2017 | Sponsor(s): American Heart Association (AHA) AHA/ASA Council Awards Council-Sponsored Student Scholarships
The awards program supports the research and teaching careers of talented young faculty in the chemical sciences. The program provides discretionary funding to faculty at an early stage in their careers. Criteria for selection include an independent body ...
Deadline: 10 Feb 2017 | Sponsor(s): Dreyfus Foundation, Inc., Camille and Henry
The mission of the 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. The funds are designed to provide new faculty ...
Deadline: 01 Aug 2016 | Sponsor(s): Mallinckrodt Foundation, Edward Jr.
The Methodology, Measurement, and Statistics (MMS) Program is an interdisciplinary program in the Social, Behavioral, and Economic Sciences that supports the development of innovative analytical and statistical methods and models for those sciences. MMS s...
Deadline: 26 Jan 2017 | Sponsor(s): National Science Foundation (NSF) Directorate for Social, Behavioral and Economic Sciences (SBE) Division of Social and Economic Sciences (SES)
The ASH Scholar Awards are designed to support hematologists who have chosen a career in research by providing partial salary or other support during that critical period required for completion of training and achievement of status as an independent inve...
Deadline: 01 Aug 2016 | Sponsor(s): American Society of Hematology (ASH)
The Curtis E. Huntington Memorial Scholarship (formerly The John Culver Wooddy Scholarship) was established to recognize the remarkably positive impact Huntington had on his students and on the actuarial profession. ...
Deadline: 17 Jun 2016 | Sponsor(s): Actuarial Foundation
The CASVA announces its annual program of support for advanced graduate research in the history, theory, and criticism of art, architecture, urbanism, and photographic media. Two Chester Dale Fellowships are awarded annually: one for 24 months, the othe...
Deadline: 15 Nov 2016 | Sponsor(s): National Gallery of Art (NGA) Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts (CASVA)