Funding Opportunities - Limited Submissions

Limited Funding Opportunity

Whiting Public Engagement Fellowships 2016 for 2017-18

This 2nd year pilot program is designed to celebrate and support humanities faculty who embrace public engagement as part of the scholarly vocation. These fellowships aim to identify professors with a demonstrated commitment to using their intellectual expertise to reach wider audiences and to fund ambitious projects designed to have direct and significant impact on a specific public outside the academy.

NEH Summer Stipends 2016 Competition for Summer 2017

NEH has announced the 2016 competition for Summer Stipends for the summer of 2017. Summer Stipends support continuous full-time work on a humanities project.

Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Awards - 2016

Program:  Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU) sponsors the Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Awards to enrich the research and professional growth of junior faculty and catalyze competitiveness for other funding opportunities. Each award is $5,000 for one year (June 1 to May 31) and requires an institutional match of $5,000 (to provided by ORSP). UM internal due date for applications is Wednesday, December 16, 2015, at 11:00 am. Late applications will not be considered.

NSF EPSCoR Track-2-FEC: Food, Energy, Water, and the Brain

Solicitation of UM Pre-Proposals
for NSF’s EPSCoR Track-2-FEC 2016 Funding Opportunity for Research in
Sustainable Food, Energy, and Water Systems or
Understanding the Brain

E-mail pre-proposals to Jason Hale (jghale@olemiss.edu) by 5 p.m. December 9th.

NSF EPSCoR RII: Track-2 Focused EPSCoR Collaborations (RII Track-2 FEC) NSF17-503 -v2

NSF has released a new program soliciation on the topic: Genomes to Phenomes.

https://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2017/nsf17503/nsf17503.pdf

This is a limited submission opportunity for which the University of Mississippi can submit only three proposals. As such, there will be an internal competition to determine how to fill those three slots. Please watch UMToday for details about this internal competition, which may be announced as early November 8, 2016.

 

NSF Major Research Instrumentation 2016

NSF MRI seeks to improve the quality and expand the scope of research and research training in science and engineering by providing shared instrumentation that fosters the integration of research and education in research-intensive learning environments.

ORSP will conduct a review process to select up to three pre-proposals for advancement into full proposals to NSF for this limited funding opportunity. Pre-proposals are due to ORSP on November 20, 2015.

NSF PIRE 2016

UM Call for Internal Pre-proposals

NSF Partnerships for International Research and Education (PIRE)

Download a (prettier) PDF of this announcement here: http://www.research.olemiss.edu/sites/default/files/ORSP-Announce-NSF-PIRE-2016for17-v3.pdf

Indo-U.S. 21st Century Knowledge Initiative

Call for UM Pre-Proposals

United States-India Educational Foundation:

Indo-U.S. 21st Century Knowledge Initiative

http://www.usief.org.in/Institutional-Collaboration/Obama-Singh-21st-Century-Knowledge-Initiative-Awards.aspx

Purpose: to strengthen collaboration and build partnerships between American and Indian institutions of higher education.

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