The list below represents past limited submission funding opportunities and campus competitions. Please be advised that future cycles are dependent upon funding availability and sponsor discretion. If there are any questions or if you are aware of a limited submission opportunity not listed, please contact Hallie Adams at ltdsubs@colorado.edu. For a listing of active limited submission funding opportunities, please visit our Limited Submission Funding Opportunities page.

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Award

February 12, 2019 April 25, 2019 5:00pm MST (Letter of Intent)
May 25, 2019 5:00pm MST (Application)
NIH Jointly Sponsored Ruth L Kirschstein National Research Service Award Institutional Predoctoral Training Program in the Neurosciences
February 7, 2019 March 31, 2019 John G. Duncan Charitable Trust Arts, Culture and Humanities or Education Grants
February 7, 2019 March 29, 2019 Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Sawyer Seminars
December 11, 2018 March 15, 2019 (Nominations)
April 20, 2019 (Applications)
Packard Fellowships for Science and Engineering
January 28, 2019 March 11, 2019 Dept of State Internet Freedom Annual Program Statement
December 13, 2018 March 4, 2019 5:00pm MST NSF Advanced Computing Systems & Services: Adapting to the Rapid Evolution of Science and Engineering Research
January 9, 2019 March 1, 2019 Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU) Events Sponsorship Program
January 10, 2019 March 1, 2019 3:00pm MST Dr. Scholl Foundation Grants
February 13, 2019 February 28, 2019 1:00pm MST (Nomination)
March 11, 2019 10:00am MST (Full Proposal) (nominees only)
April 24, 2019 1:00pm MST (Full Application) (by invitation only)
FFAR 2019 New Innovator in Food and Agriculture Research Award
N/A: To apply, please coordinate with your respective department. February 25, 2019 Graham Foundation Production and Presentation Grants
November 29, 2018 February 22, 2019 5:00pm MST NSF Cultivating Cultures for Ethical STEM (CCE STEM)
December 13, 2018 February 22, 2019 5:00pm MST NIH Initiative for Maximizing Student Development (IMSD)
January 24, 2019 February 19, 2019 5:00pm MST (Letter of Intent - not required)
March 19, 2019 5:00pm MST (Application)
NIH Research Evaluation and Commercialization Hub (REACH) Awards
November 29, 2018 January 1 - February 15, 2019 (Pre-Application Counseling Period)
May 1, 2019 5:30pm MST (Phase I Applications)
August 15, 2019 5:30pm MST (Phase II Applications)
W.M. Keck Foundation Research & Undergraduate Education Grants
December 5, 2018 February 14, 2019 5:00pm MST (Letter of Intent)
March 12, 2019 5:00pm MST (Full Proposal)
NSF Innovation Corps Nodes (I-Corps Nodes)
January 9, 2019 February 14, 2019 NEA Art Works
January 10, 2019 February 11, 2019 6:00pm MST (Nominations)
March 4, 2019 6:00pm MST (Full Application Materials)
Moore Inventor Fellows
January 9, 2019 February 7, 2019 3:00pm MST (Concept Paper)
May 7, 2019 3:00pm MST (Full Application)
DOE Energy-Water Desalination Hub
November 29, 2018 February 7, 2019 Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Awards Program
November 28, 2018 February 4, 2019 5:00pm MST NSF Harnessing the Data Revolution (HDR): Data Science Corps (DSC)
November 28, 2018 February 4, 2019 5:00pm MST NSF Materials Innovation Platform (MIP)
January 16, 2019 February 1, 2019 5:00pm MST (Letter of Intent - not required)
March 4, 2019 5:00pm MST (Application)
NIH Biomedical Research Facilities
N/A: Selection coordinated by respective college/school. January 28, 2019 (Letter of Intent)
February 28, 2019 5:00pm MST (Full Proposal)
NIH Outstanding New Environmental Scientist (ONES) Award
November 13, 2018 January 28, 2019 NIH Research Education: Initiative for Maximizing Student Development (IMSD)
January 10, 2019 January 25, 2019 3:00pm MST (Pre-Application - required)
March 25, 2019 3:00pm MST (Application - invitation only)
DOE Low Temperature Plasma Science Centers and Facilities
November 13, 2018 January 24, 2019 NSF Postbaccalaureate Research Education Program (PREP)
November 21, 2018 January 24, 2019 5:00pm MST NSF IUSE / Professional Formation of Engineers: Revolutionizing Engineering Departments
January 3, 2019 January 22, 2019 5:00pm MST (Letter of Intent)
February 22, 2019 5:00pm MST (Application)
NIH NCI Predoctoral to Postdoctoral Fellow Transition Award (F99/K00)
September 26, 2018 January 22, 2019 5:00pm MST NSF Major Research Instrumentation (MRI)
January 8, 2019 January 18, 2019 5:00pm MST (Letter of Intent - required)
March 19, 2019 5:00pm MST (Application)
NSF Long Term Ecological Research National Coordination Office (LTER-NCO)
November 6, 2018 January 17, 2019 5:00pm MST NSF Partnerships for Innovation - Research Partnerships (PFI-RP)
November 13, 2018 January 15, 2019 (Letters of Intent - not required)
February 15, 2019 (Full Proposals)
NIH Blueprint for Enhancing Neuroscience Diversity through Undergraduate Research Education Experiences
December 5, 2018 January 10, 2019 10:00pm MST Dept of State Study of the U.S. Institutes for Scholars
December 5, 2018 January 10, 2019 10:00pm MST Dept of State Study of the U.S. Institutes for Student Leaders
November 6, 2018 January 9, 2019 10:00am MST ORAU Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Awards
November 15, 2018 January 8, 2019 3:00pm MST (Letters of Intent)
March 27, 2019 3:00pm MST (Phase II Application - invitation only)
Brain Research Foundation Fay/Frank Seed Grants
November 8, 2018 January 1, 2019 (Concept Applications)
March 1, 2019 (Full Proposals)
Conservation, Food & Health Foundation Support for Programs in the Developing World
August 28, 2018 December 25, 2018 5:00pm MST (Letter of Intent)
January 25, 2019 5:00pm MST (Full Proposal)
NIH Collaborative Program Grant for Multidisciplinary Teams (RM1)
November 13, 2018 December 20, 2018 5:00pm MST (Preliminary Proposal)
February 19, 2019 5:00pm MST (Full Proposal)
NSF Enabling Access to Cloud Computing Resources for CISE Research and Education (Cloud Access)
August 21, 2018 November 19, 2018 (Letter of Intent - optional)
December 19, 2019 5:00pm MST (Full Application)
NIH Superfund Hazardous Substance Research and Training Program
October 18, 2018 December 18, 2018 5:00pm MST NSF Big Data Regional Innovation Hubs (BD Hubs)
August 23, 2018 December 6, 2018 5:00pm MST (Letter of Intent)
February 6, 2019 5:00pm MST (Full Proposal)
NSF Research Traineeship (NRT) Program
October 22, 2018 December 3, 2018 5:00pm MST NPS Japanese American Confinement Sites Grant Program
October 16, 2018 November 30, 2018 3:00pm MST Nuclear Regulatory Commission Faculty Development Grants
October 16, 2018 November 30, 2018 3:00pm MST Nuclear Regulatory Commission Fellowship Education Grants
October 16, 2018 November 30, 2018 3:00pm MST Nuclear Regulatory Commission Scholarship Grants
September 24, 2018 November 15, 2018 12:59am MST (Proposal)
November 28, 2018 (Letters of Support)
Blavatnik National Awards for Young Scientists
October 4, 2018 November 15, 2018 3:00pm MST DOE Scientific Infrastructure Support for Consolidated Innovative Nuclear Research
October 4, 2018 November 8, 2018 5:00pm MST Carnegie Corporation of New York Andrew Carnegie Fellows 2019
September 18, 2018 November 7, 2018 VentureWell Faculty Grants
August 7, 2018 November 7, 2018 5:00pm MST NSF Advancing Informal STEM Learning (AISL)
August 7, 2018 November 7, 2018 5:00pm MST NSF CISE Research Infrastructure (CRI)
September 4, 2018 November 1, 2018 U.S. Consulate Fukuoka Public Diplomacy Small Grants
September 4, 2018 October 31, 2018 Marion E. Kenworthy - Sarah H. Swift Foundation Grants
September 4, 2018 October 31, 2018 Simons Investigators in the Mathematical Modeling of Living Systems (MMLS)
September 4, 2018 October 31, 2018 Simons Investigators in Mathematics, Physics, Astrophysics and Computer Science
N/A: To apply, please coordinate with your respective department. October 15, 2018 9:59pm MST Parker B. Francis Fellowship in Pulmonary Research
August 8, 2018 October 12, 2018 5:00pm MST NSF Advancing Digitization of Biodiversity Collections (ADBC)
August 29, 2018 September 11, 2018 (Letter of Intent) (Optional)
October 11, 2018 5:00pm MST (Full Proposal)
NIH Minority Health and Health Disparities Research Training (MHRT) Program (T37)
August 7, 2018 October 10, 2018 (Preliminary Sketch)
November 15, 2018 9:59pm MST (Full Proposal)
NEH Dialogues on the Experience of War
September 6, 2018 October 9, 2018 (SF-424)
October 19, 2018 (Full Application)
NEA Research: Arts Works
August 16, 2018 October 5, 2018 Andrew W. Mellon New Directions Fellowship
August 2, 2018 September 28, 2018 4:00pm MST Searle Scholars Program
July 12, 2018 September 27, 2018 5:00pm MST NSF Innovations in Graduate Education (IGE)
August 2, 2018 September 26, 2018 9:59pm MST NEH Summer Stipends
July 24, 2018 September 25, 2018 Johnson & Johnson Women in STEM2D (WiSTEM2D) Scholars Award Program
July 17, 2018 September 25, 2018 5:00pm MST NIH Bridges to the Baccalaureate Program (R25)
July 17, 2018 September 25, 2018 5:00pm MST NIH Research Education: Bridges to the Doctorate (R25)
September 5, 2018 September 21, 2018 5:00pm MST (Letter of Intent)
November 19, 2018 5:00pm MST (Full Proposal)
NSF Improving Undergraduate STEM Education: Pathways into Geoscience (IUSE: GEOPATHS)
July 10, 2018 September 19, 2018 5:00pm MST NIH Institutional Research and Academic Career Development Awards (IRACDA) (K12)
July 17, 2018 September 19, 2018 5:00pm MST NSF Research Experiences for Teachers (RET) in Engineering and Computer Science
August 31, 2018 September 17, 2018 Pac-12 Student-Athlete Health & Well-Being Initiative
August 8, 2018 September 15, 2018 American-Scandinavian Foundation Public Project Grants
August 28, 2018 September 17, 2018 5:00pm MST (Letter of Intent)
November 5, 2018 5:00pm MST (Full Proposal)
NSF Q-AMASE-i: Enabling Quantum Leap: Convergent Accelerated Discovery Foundries for Quantum Materials Science, Engineering and Information
July 11, 2018 September 1, 2018 ORAU Events Sponsorship Program
N/A August 27, 2018 3:00pm MST (Letter of Intent)
September 27, 2018 3:00pm MST (Application)
NIH Director's Early Independence Award
N/A August 25, 2018 5:00pm MST (Letter of Intent)
September 25, 2018 5:00pm MST (Application)
NIH NINDS Neuroscience Development for Advancing the Careers of a Diverse Research Workforce (R25)
August 1, 2018 August 23, 2018 3:00pm MST (Concept Paper)
November 1, 2018 3:00pm MST (Full Proposal)
DOE Machine Learning for Geothermal Energy
August 1, 2018 August 23, 2018 9:59pm MST (Letter of Intent)
January 4, 2019 9:59pm MST (Invited Full Proposal)
Doris Duke Foundation Building Bridges Grants
July 10, 2018 August 15, 2018 9:59pm MST NEA 2020 Jazz Masters Tribute Concert and Ancillary Events
July 17, 2018 August 14, 2018 9:59pm MST NEA Documentary Sustainability Project
N/A August 9, 2018 (SF-424)
August 21, 2018 (Full Application)
NEA Our Town
July 11, 2018 August 8, 2018 9:59pm MST NEA The Citizens' Institute on Rural Design (CIRD)
N/A August 6, 2018 3:00pm MST (Full Proposal)
May 3, 2018 3:00pm MST (Letter of Intent - Optional)
Department of Health and Human Services National Center for Injury Prevention and Control (NCIPC) Injury Control Research Centers
June 12, 2018 August 1, 2018 Edward Mallinckrodt, Jr. Foundation Mallinckrodt Grants
N/A: To apply, please contact Andrew Chiacchierini in the Office of Advancement. August 1, 2018 American Honda Foundation Grants
July 6, 2018 July 23, 2018 9:59pm MST Dept of State North India Small Grants Program
June 14, 2018 July 19, 2018 9:59pm MST NEA Research Labs
May 21, 2018 July 12, 2018 NEA Art Works
June 7, 2018 July 5, 2018 9:59pm MST Dept of Education Fulbright-Hays Group Projects Abroad Program CFDA
July 5, 2018 *** July 2, 2018 (Notice of Intent) ***
July 30, 2018 3:00pm MST (Preliminary Proposal)
November 25, 2018 3:00pm MST (Invited Full Proposal)
NASA Space Technology Research Institutes (STRI)
N/A July 2, 2018 American Diabetes Association Pathway to Stop Diabetes
May 31, 2018 July 1 - August 15, 2018 (Pre-Application Counseling Period)
November 1, 2018 5:30pm MST (Phase I Applications)
February 15, 2019 5:30pm MST (Phase II Applications)
W.M. Keck Foundation Programs
N/A July 1, 2018 (Concept Application)
September 3, 2018 (Full Application - by invitation only)
The Conservation, Food & Health Foundation Support for Programs in the Developing World
May 24, 2018 June 29, 2018 (Nomination)
October 15, 2018 (Full Application)
Pew Biomedical Scholars
May 17, 2018 June 27, 2018 3:00pm MST (Mentor and Reference Letters)
July 5, 2018 3:00pm MST (Full Application)
William T Grant Foundation Scholars Program
N/A June 25, 2018 9:59pm MST (Nominations)
July 23, 2018 9:59pm MST (Letters of Support)
The New York Academy of Sciences Innovators in Science Award - Early Career - Regenerative Medicine
N/A June 25, 2018 9:59pm MST (Nominations)
July 23, 2018 9:59pm MST (Letters of Support)
The New York Academy of Sciences Innovators in Science Award - Senior Scientist - Regenerative Medicine
N/A June 22, 2018 (Letter of Intent)
September 25, 2018 (Full Application)
Brain Research Foundation Scientific Innovations Award
N/A June 15, 2018 9:59pm MST (Nomination Form)
July 1, 2018 9:59pm MST (Full Application)
RPB/SNF International Research Collaborators Award
N/A June 13, 2018 11:59pm MST National Forest Foundation Matching Awards Program
N/A June 9, 2018 (Letter of Intent)
June 15, 2018 (Full Application)
NIH Science Education Partnership Award (SEPA) (R25)
N/A June 8, 2018 (Nomination Form)
June 15, 2018 (Full Application)
Whiting Public Engagement Fellowship
N/A June 8, 2018 (Nomination Form)
June 15, 2018 (Full Application)
Whiting Public Engagement Seed Grant
N/A June 4, 2018 5:00pm MST NSF Cybersecurity Innovation for Cyberinfrastructure (CICI)
May 21, 2018 June 3, 2018 3:00pm MST (Letter of Intent)
July 3, 2018 3:00pm MST (Full Application)
NIH Interaction of HIV Infection and Alcohol Abuse on Central Nervous System Morbidity
May 21, 2018 May 31, 2018 3:00pm MST (Concept Paper)
July 17, 2018 3:00pm MST (Full Application)
DOE Marine and Hydrokinetic Technology Advancement and Data Dissemination Solicitation
May 1, 2018 May 31, 2018 10:00pm MST Dept of State Benjamin Franklin Transatlantic Fellows Summer Institute
May 1, 2018 May 31, 2018 10:00pm MST Dept of State Global Media Makers
May 1, 2018 May 31, 2018 10:00pm MST Dept of State TechWomen Program
May 1, 2018 May 31, 2018 10:00pm MST Dept of State US Exchange Alumni Network and Capacity Building Program
N/A May 31, 2018 5:00pm MST NIH High-End Instrumentation (HEI) Grant Program
N/A May 31, 2018 5:00pm MST NIH Shared Instrumentation Grant (SIG) Program
N/A May 31, 2018 5:00pm MST NIH Shared Instrumentation for Animal Research (SIFAR) Grant Program
N/A May 29, 2018 5:00pm MST NSF Partnerships between Science and Engineering Fields and the NSF TRIPODS Institutes
May 10, 2018 May 28, 2018 5:00pm MST (Letter of Intent)
June 28, 2018 5:00pm MST (Application)
NIH Summer Institute for Research Education in Biostatistics (R25)
N/A May 25, 2018 (Letter of Intent)
June 25, 2018 (Full Application)
Dept of Health and Human Services Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Research Centers
May 21, 2018 May 25, 2018 3:00pm MST (Letter of Intent)
June 11, 2018 3:00pm MST (Full Application)
DOE Building America Industry Partnerships and Research Priorities for High Performance Housing Innovation Solicitation
N/A May 25, 2018 5:00pm MST NIH Research Initiative for Scientific Enhancement (RISE)
N/A May 23, 2018 11:00am MST (Full Proposal)
April 2, 2018 11:00am MST (Questions)
USAID Feed the Future Innovation Lab on Fish (Fish Innovation Lab)
N/A May 22, 2018 (Letter of Intent)
June 22, 2018 5:00pm MST
NIH Autoimmunity Centers of Excellence, Basic Research Program
N/A May 21, 2018 7:00am MST (Full Proposal)
March 15, 2018 7:00am MST (Questions)
USAID Higher Education Activity in Malawi
April 12, 2018 May 17, 2018 10:59pm MST Halliburton Foundation Grants
May 1, 2018 May 16, 2018 (Letter of Intent)
June 18, 2018 (Full Application)
DOE Computational Chemical Sciences Research
N/A May 14, 2018 Dept of State TIP Office Program to End Modern Slavery (PEMS)
N/A May 14, 2018 IMLS Activating Community Opportunities Using Museums/Libraries as Assets
April 24, 2018 May 11, 2018 USAID Feed the Future Strengthening Agriculture Innovation Capacities (SAIC)
N/A May 7, 2018 DOE Preliminary Design and Techno-Economic Analysis of MWe-Class Oxide Fuel Cell Systems
N/A May 7, 2018 3:00pm MST Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Pilot and Feasibility Awards
N/A May 7, 2018 3:00pm MST Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Research Grants
N/A May 6, 2018 USAID India: HIV Services for Key Populations Affected by HIV/AIDS
N/A May 4, 2018 9:59pm MST Dept of State Democracy, Human Rights, and Rule of Law in Syria
April 19, 2018 May 3, 2018 (Letter of Intent)
May 24, 2018 (Full Application)
DOE Materials and Chemical Sciences Research for Quantum Information Science
N/A May 1, 2018 NEH Preservation Assistance Grants for Smaller Institutions
N/A May 1, 2018 USDA Agriculture in the Classroom (AITC) Program
N/A April 30, 2018 (Letter of Intent)
May 21, 2018 (Full Application)
DOE Research at the Frontiers of X-Ray Free Electron Laser Ultrafast Chemical and Materials Sciences
N/A April 30, 2018 Dept of Justice Innovations in Community-Based Crime Reduction Program Training and Technical Assistance Program
N/A April 30, 2018 Dept of State International Sports Programming Initiative (ISPI)
N/A April 30, 2018 Dept of State Youth Leadership Programs with Algeria, Iraq, the Phillippines, and Russia
N/A April 30, 2018 (Letter of Intent)
May 31, 2018 (Full Application)
NIH Team-Based Design in Biomedical Engineering Education
N/A April 30, 2018 Patagonia Environmental Grants & Support
March 29, 2018 April 25, 2018 5:00pm MST (Letter of Intent)
May 25, 2018 5:00pm MST (Full Application)
NIH Collaborative Program Grant for Multidisciplinary Teams
N/A

April 24, 2018 (Letter of Intent)
May 24, 2018 5:00pm MST (Full Proposal)

NIH Enhancing Science, Technology, EnginEering, and Math Educational Diversity (ESTEEMED)
N/A April 23, 2018 6:00am MST USAID Rwanda Service Delivery Activity (RSDA)
N/A April 19, 2018 USAID Madagascar Accessible Continuum of Care and Essential Services Sustained (ACCESS) Program
N/A April 18, 2018 NIH Collaborative Improvement and Innovation Network on School-Based Health Services
N/A April 18, 2018 1:00am MST (Summary Technical Application) USAID Mitigating Environmental Impacts of Infrastructure Development in the Mekong Region
N/A April 17, 2018 5:00pm MST NSF Cultivating Cultures for Ethical STEM (CCE STEM)
N/A April 16, 2018 9:59pm MST DOJ SMART FY 18 Sexual Violence Prevention Initiative (SVPI)
N/A April 16, 2018 Dept of State 2018 Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative Summit
N/A April 16, 2018 9:59pm MST Dept of State Labor Rights and Mega Sporting Events
N/A April 16, 2018 5:00pm MST NIH Research on the Health of Women of Understudied, Underrepresented and Underreported (U3) Populations - An ORWH FY18 Administrative Supplement
N/A April 13, 2018 9:59pm MST Dept of State Blockchain and Worker Rights
N/A April 12, 2018 (SF-424)
April 24, 2018 (Full Application)
NEA Challenge America
N/A April 4, 2018 5:00pm MST NSF INCLUDES Alliances
N/A March 31, 2018 Dept of State U.S. – Iraqi Think Tank Linkage Program for Iraqi Academics and Commentators
N/A March 28, 2018 7:00am MST Dept of State US Embassy Ankara Public Affairs Grant Program
N/A March 26, 2018 9:00am MST USAID West Africa: Amplify Family Planning and Reproductive Health (Amplify-FP)
N/A March 23, 2018 3:00pm MST (Concept Paper)
May 3, 2018 3:00pm MST (Full Proposal)
DOE Flexible Combined Heat and Power for Grid Reliability and Resiliency
N/A February 16, 2018 (Letter of Intent - Optional)
March 19, 2018 5:00pm MST (Full Application)
NIH Data Science Research: Personal Health Libraries for Consumers and Patients
N/A March 17, 2018 (Letter of Intent - Optional)
April 17, 2018 5:00pm MST (Full Application)
NIH Environmental Health Sciences Core Centers (EHS CC)
N/A March 15, 2018 3:00pm MST (Questions)
April 6, 2018 3:00pm MST (Concept Note)
USAID Accelerating Local Potential Under Existing Science, Technology, Innovation, and Partnership APS
N/A March 14, 2018 9:30 p.m. MST (Statement of Intent)
Full Proposal: N/A
Dept of State DRL Burma: Supporting Inclusive Civic Awareness and Engagement across Diverse Communities
N/A

February 7, 2018 (Letter of Registration - Optional)

March 7, 2018 9:59pm MST (Full Proposal)

DOJ OVW Grants to Reduce Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, Dating Violence and Stalking on Campus Program