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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Use the tabs below to view opportunites selected by the Baylor OVPR.
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
Churchill Fellowships are intended for overseas travel, typically between three weeks and three months in duration, for intensive research to learn more about other people and cultures and to investigate topics that will help them to increase their contri...
Deadline: 31 Jul 2017 | Sponsor(s): Department of Internal Affairs, New Zealand Churchill Memorial Trust, Winston - New Zealand
Since the Carter Manny Award's establishment in 1996, over $740,000 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 2017 | 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 Canada Visiting Research Chairs are pre-arranged affiliations that allow scholars to conduct research/lecture on subjects important to that university. Partner universities are excited to welcome the Fulbright Visiting Chairs into campus life an...
Deadline: 15 Nov 2017 | 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: 14 Oct 2017 | Sponsor(s): Kosciuszko Foundation
ACOR promotes study, teaching, and increased knowledge of ancient and Middle Eastern studies with Jordan as a focus. ACOR offers the following fellowship programs: NEH Fellowship: For scholars who have a Ph.D. or have completed their professional t...
Deadline: 01 Feb 2017 | Sponsor(s): American Schools of Oriental Research (ASOR) American Center of Oriental Research (ACOR) - Amman
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 award is granted in recognition of a researcher's entire achievements to date to academics whose fundamental discoveries, new theories, or insights have had a significant impact on their own discipline and who are expected to continue producing cuttin...
Deadline: Continuous | Sponsor(s): Alexander von Humboldt-Stiftung / von Humboldt Foundation, Alexander (AvH)
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: 15 Sep 2017 | Sponsor(s): American Educational Research Association (AERA)
Corning Incorporated Foundation is the primary philanthropic arm of Corning Incorporated. The programs the foundation supports are aligned with the businesses the foundation participates in and with social priorities where the foundation can make a meanin...
Deadline: Continuous | Sponsor(s): Corning Incorporated 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. The available award are: - ACS Award for Achieveme...
Deadline: 01 Nov 2017 | Sponsor(s): American Chemical Society (ACS)
The Foundation encourages and supports underwater science, environmental projects, and education. The foundation will fund and assist worthwhile projects that will enrich mankind's understanding of the aquatic environment and encourage sensitivity to and ...
Deadline: 01 Feb 2017 | Sponsor(s): PADI Foundation
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: 15 Sep 2017 | Sponsor(s): American Educational Research Association (AERA)
SPIE Awards Program recognizes excellence. Since 1959, SPIE has honored the best in optics and photonics for their significant achievements and contributions in advancing the science of light. The following awards are offered by SPIE: - Gold Medal of ...
Deadline: 01 Jun 2017 | Sponsor(s): Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE)
As part of its education outreach mission, SPIE provides support for optics and photonics related education outreach activities. The award process is competitive; applications are judged on their potential to impact students and increase optics and photon...
Deadline: 31 May 2017 | Sponsor(s): Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE)
National Leadership Grants for Libraries (NLG) support projects that address challenges faced by the library and archive fields and that have the potential to advance practice in those fields. Successful proposals will generate results such as new tools, ...
Deadline: 09 Jun 2017 | Sponsor(s): Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS)
The foundation established this program to promote distinctive learning and research experiences in science, engineering and the liberal arts. This program aims to: - Foster new levels of student engagement and understanding, especially through active...
Deadline: 15 Aug 2017 | Sponsor(s): Keck Foundation, W.M.
The Geophysics Program is part of the Division of Earth Sciences (EAR). EAR provides funding for the conduct of research concerning the solid Earth and its surface environment. EAR supports investigations of the Earth's structure, composition, evolution, ...
Deadline: 09 Jun 2017 | Sponsor(s): National Science Foundation (NSF) Directorate for Geosciences (GEO) Division of Earth Sciences (EAR)

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.

Proposals to limited submission programs require the approval of the OVPR.  Click here  for application instructions.

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 2017 | 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: 16 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 2017 | Sponsor(s): William T. Grant 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 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
Since the Carter Manny Award's establishment in 1996, over $740,000 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 2017 | 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)
The Pew Scholars Program in the Biomedical Sciences provides funding to young investigators of outstanding promise in science relevant to the advancement of human health. The program makes grants to selected academic institutions to support the independen...
Deadline: 01 Nov 2017 | Sponsor(s): Pew Charitable Trusts
The program supports fundamental research and education on the relationships between processing, structure and properties of metals and their alloys. The program focuses on experimental research while strongly encouraging the synergistic use of theory and...
Deadline: 31 Oct 2017 | Sponsor(s): National Science Foundation (NSF) Directorate for Mathematical and Physical Sciences (MPS) Division of Materials Research (DMR)
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 2017 | Sponsor(s): Actuarial Foundation