Highlighted Funding Opportunities

To assist our research community with identifying funding sources, the Office of the Associate Dean of Research (ADRO) presents a selection of funding opportunities. While not exhaustive, this list includes opportunities considered to be of interest to our researchers.

SponsorTitleURLDeadline
NAWCFY21 Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) Office-Wide Broad Agency Announcementhttps://sam.gov/api/prod/opps/v3/opportunities/resources/files/439f82fa4ece401b9276c24d8595c8fe/download?api_key=null&token=2022-06-03
DSODefense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA): Office-widehttps://sam.gov/api/prod/opps/v3/opportunities/resources/files/aaf4adee5bb4499f86a5c79c5bae19f5/download?api_key=null&token=2022-06-10
USAROLPS Qubit Collaboratory (LQC)https://www.arl.army.mil/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/LQC-BAA-Final-V8.pdf2026-04-30
SRCSRC is soliciting white papers in the areas of: Computer-Aided Design and Test (CADT) | Environmental Safety and Health (ESH) I Nanomanufacturing Materials and Processes (NMP) | Packaging (PKG) | Packaging (CHIRP)https://www.src.org/compete/ONGOING
NSFDear Colleague Letter: Advancing Discovery with AI-Powered Tools (ADAPT) in the Mathematical and Physical Scienceshttps://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2021/nsf21080/nsf21080.jspONGOING
AFOSRResearch Interests of the Air Force Office of Scientific Researchhttps://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=334084ONGOING
NSFFluid Dynamicshttps://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=505698ONGOING
NSFEnvironmental Sustainabilityhttps://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=505695ONGOING
NSFBiophotonicshttps://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=505719ONGOING
NSFNanoscale Interactionshttps://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=505696ONGOING
NSFAdvancing Quantum Education and Workforce Developmenthttps://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2021/nsf21033/nsf21033.jspONGOING
DSOOffice Widehttps://upenn.us1.list-manage.com/track/click?u=36c41552758989e55da207cab&id=4ae64b983a&e=c7898b63f4ONGOING
NIHTechnology Development for Single-Molecule Protein Sequencing (R01 Clinical Trial not allowed) - Letter of intent required 30 days before deadlinehttps://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-HG-21-001.html2022-06-15
NIHTechnology Development for Single-Molecule Protein Sequencing (R01 Clinical Trial not allowed) - Letter of intent required 30 days before deadlinehttps://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-HG-21-001.html2023-06-15
NIHCancer Target Discovery and Development (CTD2) (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) - Letter of intent required 30 days before deadlinehttps://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-21-274.html2022-10-06
NIHBRAIN Initiative: Research on the Ethical Implications of Advancements in Neurotechnology and Brain Science (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) - UPDATED (Letters of Intent due 30 days before deadline)https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-MH-21-205.html2022-10-11
NIHBRAIN Initiative: Research on the Ethical Implications of Advancements in Neurotechnology and Brain Science (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) - UPDATED (Letters of Intent due 30 days before deadline)https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-MH-21-205.html2023-10-11
NSFDivision of Materials Research: Topical Materials Research Programshttps://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=334736ONGOING
NIHInvestigator Initiated Research in Computational Genomics and Data Science (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-21-254.html2024-09-07
NSFSimons Collaboration on a National Institute for Theory and Mathematics in Biologyhttps://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2021/nsf21607/nsf21607.pdf2022-07-18
NIHMaximizing Opportunities for Scientific and Academic Independent Careers (MOSAIC) Postdoctoral Career Transition Award to Promote Diversity (K99/R00 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed)https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-21-271.html2024-07-24
NSFComputer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE): Core Programshttps://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2021/nsf21616/nsf21616.pdfONGOING
NSFMaterials Research Science and Engineering Centershttps://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=3358332022-11-22
NSFHuman-Environment and Geographical Sciences Program - Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Awardshttps://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2021/nsf21621/nsf21621.pdfONGOING
NSFECosystem for Leading Innovation in Plasma Science and Engineeringhttps://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=335694ONGOING
DODLong Range Broad Agency Announcement for Navy and Marine Corps Science and Technologyhttps://www.onr.navy.mil/-/media/Files/Funding-Announcements/BAA/2022/N00014-22-S-B001.ashx2022-09-30
NSFMathematical and Physical Sciences Ascending Postdoctoral Research Fellowships (MPS-Ascend)https://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2022/nsf22501/nsf22501.pdf2022-06-06
NSFDark Dimensions of the RNA Regulomehttps://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2022/nsf22510/nsf22510.pdf2022-08-31
NSFSecure and Trustworthy Cyberspacehttps://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2022/nsf22517/nsf22517.pdf2023-09-29
NSFTectonicshttps://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2022/nsf22515/nsf22515.pdfONGOING
NSFScience and Technology Centers: Integrative Partnershipshttps://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2022/nsf22521/nsf22521.pdf2022-08-29
DARPAStrategic Technology Office (STO) Office-widehttps://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=3363562022-10-31
DSODARPA Coded Visibility (CV) Program Broad Agency Announcement (BAA)https://sam.gov/opp/60a6f3cd0cb24407ab259b9ca7990fec/viewONGOING
NSFPhysical and Dynamic Meteorologyhttps://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=336616ONGOING
DODBroad Agency Announcement: Automating Scientific Knowledge Extraction and Modeling (ASKEM)https://sam.gov/api/prod/opps/v3/opportunities/resources/files/c4885d3cea7c40cd96ec8db407f4934f/download?&token=2022-05-30
NSFAddressing Systems Challenges through Engineering Teamshttps://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=3368462022-05-31
NSFScience & Technology for Advanced Manufacturing Projects (STAMP)https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=3368282022-11-30
NSFSmart and Connected Communitieshttps://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2022/nsf22529/nsf22529.pdfONGOING
NSFLeading Culture Change Through Professional Societies of Biologyhttps://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2022/nsf22542/nsf22542.pdf2022-07-01
NSFHydrologic Sciences (HS)https://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2022/nsf22540/nsf22540.pdfONGOING
DODQUANTUM COMPUTING in the SOLID STATE with SPIN and SUPERCONDUCTING SYSTEMS (QC-S5) - WHITE PAPERS DUE Jul. 15https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=3374122022-07-15
DODQUANTUM COMPUTING in the SOLID STATE with SPIN and SUPERCONDUCTING SYSTEMS (QC-S5) - WHITE PAPERS DUE Jul. 15 - PROPOSALS DUE Sep. 30https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=3374122022-09-30
NSFExpanding Capacity in Quantum Information Science and Engineeringhttps://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2022/nsf22561/nsf22561.pdf2022-06-03
DODFiscal Year (FY) 2023 Department of Defense Multidisciplinary Research Program of the University Research Initiative (MURI)https://www.onr.navy.mil/-/media/Files/Funding-Announcements/BAA/2022/N00014-22-S-F002.ashx2022-09-09
DODAir Force Fiscal Year 2023 Young Investigator Program (YIP)https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=3385552022-06-06
NSFSpectrum Innovation Initiative: National Radio Dynamic Zoneshttps://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2022/nsf22579/nsf22579.pdf2022-06-21
NSFCampus Cyberinfrastructurehttps://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2022/nsf22582/nsf22582.pdf2022-06-27
NSFCybersecurity Innovation for Cyberinfrastructurehttps://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2022/nsf22581/nsf22581.pdf2022-06-27
NSFGen-4 Engineering Research Centershttps://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2022/nsf22580/nsf22580.pdf2023-05-08
NSFDynamics, Control and Systems Diagnosticshttps://beta.nsf.gov/funding/opportunities/dynamics-control-and-systems-diagnostics-dcsd-0ONGOING
NSFNSF Convergence Accelerator Phases 1 and 2 for the 2022 Cohort - Tracks H, I, Jhttps://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2022/nsf22583/nsf22583.pdf2022-07-20
ONROffice of Naval Research (ONR) Fiscal Year (FY) 2023 Young Investigator Programhttps://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=3391082022-07-01
NSFResilient & Intelligent NextG Systems (RINGS) - Virtual Organizationhttps://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2022/nsf22590/nsf22590.pdf2022-08-01
DARPABiological Technologieshttps://sam.gov/api/prod/opps/v3/opportunities/resources/files/a9321b153ab546e9b7c35cc7e6482e8b/download?&token=2023-04-20
NSFOpportunities for Promoting Understanding through Synthesishttps://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2022/nsf22591/nsf22591.pdfONGOING
NSFPhysics Frontiers Centershttps://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2022/nsf22592/nsf22592.pdf2023-01-27
DOEDOE Traineeship in Computational High Energy Physicshttps://science.osti.gov/hep/-/media/grants/pdf/foas/2022/SC_FOA_0002743.pdf2022-06-30
NSFDisaster Resilience Research Grantshttps://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2022/nsf22593/nsf22593.pdf2022-08-19

Note: Deadlines in red close within the next 30 days.