Author: Robert Mills

Funding Opportunity | “Higher Education Challenge” Grants Program (HEC)

Sponsor: USDA – NIFA Title: “Higher Education Challenge” Grants Program (HEC); USDA-NIFA-CGP-006735 Website: https://www.nifa.usda.gov/funding-opportunity/higher-education-challenge-hec-grants-program Proposal Type: Full Proposal (Collaborative Proposal with 1+ external partners) Deadline: May 27, 2019; This is a LIMITED submission and may require an internal competition, contact BEI ASAP if interested. Funding range: $30,000 – $750,000 depending on program (see RFP) Topics: … Continue reading Funding Opportunity | “Higher Education Challenge” Grants Program (HEC)

Funding Opportunity | Women and Minorities in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Fields Program (WAMS)

Sponsor: USDA-NIFA Title: Women and Minorities in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Fields Program (WAMS); USDA-NIFA-WAMS-006689 Website: https://www.nifa.usda.gov/funding-opportunity/women-and-minorities-science-technology-engineering-and-mathematics-fields Proposal Type: Full-Proposal Deadline: May 21, 2019 Funding range: Up to $95,000 Topics: The purpose of this program is to support research, education/teaching, and extension projects that increase participation by women and underrepresented minorities from rural areas … Continue reading Funding Opportunity | Women and Minorities in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Fields Program (WAMS)

Funding Opportunity | Advancing Sustainable Materials Management

Sponsor: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Title: Advancing Sustainable Materials Management (Cooperative Agreement); EPA-R4-RCRD-19-01 Website: https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=314233 Proposal Type: Full Proposal Deadline: May 10, 2019 by 10:59 PM (Central) Funding range: $125,000 Topics: This notice solicits applications that accelerate substantial solutions or propose innovative ways of capturing, using, and reusing materials such as: advancing the sustainable management … Continue reading Funding Opportunity | Advancing Sustainable Materials Management

Funding Opportunity | “Regents Innovation Fund” Grants Competition

Sponsor: Iowa State University – Office of Economic Development and Industry Relations Title: RFP for “Regents Innovation Fund” Grants Competition (RIF) Website: http://www.econdev.iastate.edu/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/RIF-RFP-FY20-2.pdf?utm_source=Faculty%2C+Staff+%28P%26S%29%2C+Post+Docs&utm_campaign=ea79852b62-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2018_02_16_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_e091e68256-ea79852b62-710206373 Proposal Type: Full Proposal Deadline: April 30, 2019 Funding range: $50,000 will cover Phase I & II for a 6 month project; 1-to-1 cost match required. Topics: The funds are to support … Continue reading Funding Opportunity | “Regents Innovation Fund” Grants Competition

Funding Opportunity | Organic Agriculture Research and Extension Initiative (OREI)

Sponsor: USDA – National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) Title: Organic Agriculture Research and Extension Initiative (OREI); USDA-NIFA-ICGP-006730 Website: https://nifa.usda.gov/funding-opportunity/organic-agriculture-research-and-extension-initiative Proposal Type: Full Proposal Deadline: May 2, 2019 Funding range: $50,000 – $2,000,000 (100% cost match required) Topics: Areas of Interest for FY19/FY20: Conduct advanced on-farm crop, livestock, or livestock-crop R&D emphasizing observation of … Continue reading Funding Opportunity | Organic Agriculture Research and Extension Initiative (OREI)



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