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 2016 | 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 2016 | 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: 25 Aug 2016 | 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 program is a sabbatical program that supports the research of full-time faculty at accredited and candidate member institutions of ATS. The goals of the program are (1) to solicit and fund significant and innovative theological projects of high schola...
Deadline: 02 Dec 2016 | Sponsor(s): Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada (ATS)
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 2016 | 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: 25 Aug 2016 | Sponsor(s): National Science Foundation (NSF) Directorate for Social, Behavioral and Economic Sciences (SBE) Division of Social and Economic Sciences (SES)
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 2016 | Sponsor(s): Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF)
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)
The objective of the awards is to promote academic research by young scientists in mass spectrometry. ...
Deadline: 30 Nov 2016 | Sponsor(s): American Society for Mass Spectrometry (ASMS)
The NPSC is a partnership between government agencies and laboratories, industry, and higher education. NPSC's goal is to increase the number of American citizens with graduate degrees in the physical sciences and related engineering fields, emphasizing r...
Deadline: 08 Dec 2016 | Sponsor(s): National Physical Science Consortium (NPSC)
With support from the National Science Foundation (NSF), the AERA Grants Program announces its Research Grants competition. The program seeks to stimulate research on U.S. education issues using data from the large-scale, national and international data s...
Deadline: 10 Sep 2016 | Sponsor(s): American Educational Research Association (AERA)

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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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 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 2016 | 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 2016 | 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 faculty memb...
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: 25 Aug 2016 | Sponsor(s): National Science Foundation (NSF) Directorate for Social, Behavioral and Economic Sciences (SBE) Division of Social and Economic Sciences (SES)
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)
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. The first two years of the Finley Fellowship are intended for research and trav...
Deadline: 15 Nov 2016 | Sponsor(s): National Gallery of Art (NGA) Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts (CASVA)
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. This fellowship is intended for the advancement or completion of either a docto...
Deadline: 15 Nov 2016 | Sponsor(s): National Gallery of Art (NGA) Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts (CASVA)
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. This fellowship is intended for the advancement and completion of a doctoral di...
Deadline: 15 Nov 2016 | Sponsor(s): National Gallery of Art (NGA) Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts (CASVA)
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. This fellowship is intended for the advancement and completion of a doctoral di...
Deadline: 15 Nov 2016 | Sponsor(s): National Gallery of Art (NGA) Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts (CASVA)