Funding Opportunities

Alabama Water Resources Research Institute State Water Resources Competitive Grants Program
Water Resources Research National Competitive Grants Program

Funding Opportunity Name Deadline Funding Limit
(USD)
FY17 and FY18 Region 7 Wetland Program Development Grants

Environmental Protection Agency

16 Mar 2017 $300,000
Local Food Promotion Program
Department of Agriculture
Agricultural Marketing Service
27 Mar 2017
Full Application Confirmed
$500,000
Farmers Market Promotion Program
Department of Agriculture
Agricultural Marketing Service
27 Mar 2017
Full Application Confirmed
$500,000
Federal-State Marketing Improvement Program
Department of Agriculture
Agricultural Marketing Service
27 Mar 2017
Full Application Confirmed
$200,000
Special Research Grants Program, Potato Breeding Research
Department of Agriculture
National Institute of Food and Agriculture
28 Mar 2017
Full Application Confirmed
$1,850,000
Aquaculture Initiative: Integrated Projects to Increase Aquaculture Production
United States Department of Commerce (DOC)
28 Mar 2017 $1,000,000
NSF Scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Program
National Science Foundation
29 Mar 2017
Full Application Confirmed
$5,000,000
Resilient Communities Program

National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)

30 Mar 2017 $1,000,000
Biotechnology Risk Assessment Research Grants Program (BRAG)
United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)
National Institute of Food and Agriculture
30 Mar 2017
Full Application Confirmed
$4,000,000
Rapid Response and Novel Research in Earth Science
NASA
31 Mar 2017 See announcement
Agriculture and Food Research Initiative: Foundational Program
United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)
National Institute of Food and Agriculture
31 Mar 2017
Full Application Anticipated
$2,000,000
Coral Reef Initiative Program
United States Department of the Interior (DOI)
Office of Insular Affairs (OIA)
01 Apr 2017
Full Application Confirmed
$150,000
David, Helen and Marian Woodward Fund – Atlanta – Grants
Wells Fargo
01 Apr 2017
Full Application Confirmed
See annoucement
Integrated Biorefinery Optimization
Department of Energy
Golden Field Office
03 Apr 2017
Full Application Anticipated
$300,000
BOEM FY 2017 Environmental Studies Program

Department of the Interior

Bureau of Ocean Energy Management

03 Apr 2017 $2,350,000
Subsurface Biogeochemical Research

Department of Energy – Office of Science

05 Apr 2017 $600,000
BOEM FY 2017 Environmental Studies Program

Department of the Interior

Bureau of Ocean Energy Management

07 Apr 2017 $600,000
Research Opportunities in Space and Earth Sciences (ROSES) – Earth Science Applications: Food Security and Agriculture
National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
Science Mission Directorate (SMD)
07 Apr 2017 $2,900,000
Environmental Education Local Grants Program
United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Office of Environmental Education (OEE)
Environmental Education Grants Program
08 Apr 2017
Proposal Due
$91,000
Regional Coastal Biodiversity Project

Agency for International Development

El Salvador USAID-San Salvador

10 Apr 2017 $17,000,000
Integrated Research, Education, and Extension Competitive Grants Program – Organic Transitions
United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)
National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA)
15 Apr 2017
Application
Anticipated
$500,000
Research Opportunities in Space and Earth Sciences (ROSES) – Earth Surface and Interior (ESI)
National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
Science Mission Directorate (SMD)
15 Apr 2017
Notice of Intent Confirmed
$1,500,000
Management and Operation of the Ocean Observatories Initiative (OOI)
National Science Foundation
17 Apr 2017
Full Application Confirmed
$221,000,000
Pollinator Health Fund

United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)

Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research (FFAR)

 

17 Apr 2017 $1,500,000
NOAA Sea Grant 2017 Aquaculture Initiative: Addressing Impediments to Aquaculture Opportunities

Department of Commerce

18 Apr 2017 $150,000
Aquaculture Initiative: Addressing Impediments to Aquaculture Opportunities
United States Department of Commerce (DOC)
18 Apr 2017 $150,00
Regional Conservation Partnership Program
Department of Agriculture
Natural Resources Conservation Service
21 Apr 2017
Full Application Confirmed
$10,000,000
Regional Conservation Partnership Program

Department of Agriculture

Natural Resources Conservation Service

21 Apr 2017 $10,000,000
Higher Education Challenge Grants Program

United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)
National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA)

22 Apr 2017
Application Anticipated
$750,000
Partnerships for International Research and Education
NSF
24 Apr 2017
Application Anticipated
$12,000,000
Partnerships for International Research and Education

National Science Foundation

24 Apr 2017 $5,000,000
OAA Sea Grant Aquaculture Extension and Technology Transfer
United States Department of Commerce (DOC)
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
Office of Oceanic and Atmospheric Research (OAR)
National Sea Grant Office (NSGO)
27 Apr 2017
Application Anticipated
$300,000
USDA-NRCS-PR-CIG-17-01

Conservation Innovation Grant

Department of Agriculture

Natural Resources Conservation Service

28 Apr 2017 $75,000
Regional Coastal Biodiversity Project

Agency for International Development

El Salvador USAID-San Salvador

10 Apr 2017 $17,000,000
FY16 Region IV Wetland Program Development Grants
United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
29 Apr 2017
Proposal Anticipated
$250,000
Stewardship Science Academic Alliances (SSAA) Program

Department of Energy

NNSA

30 Apr 2017 $3,000,000
Rapid Outcomes from Agricultural Research (ROAR)

United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)

Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research (FFAR)

01 May 2017 $150,000
Integration of Monitoring and Evaluation into Environmental Restoration Projects to Improve Outcomes in the Gulf Of Mexico

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine

03 May 2017 $5,000,000
Improving Risk-Based Evaluations to Support a Public Health Response to the Next Oil Spill

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine

03 May 2017 $5,000,000
Graduate Student Grant in Sustainable Agriculture
United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)

National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA)

Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE)

Southern Region SARE (S-SARE)

05 May 2017 $16,500
NOAA Sea Grant 2017 Aquaculture Initiative: Integrated Projects to Increase Aquaculture Production

Department of Commerce

09 May 2017 $1,000,000
Environmental Education Training Program

United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Office of Environmental Education (OEE)

09 May 2017
Full Proposal Anticipated
$2,175,000
2018 Urban and Community Forestry Challenge Cost Share Grant Program

Department of Agriculture

Forest Service

24 May 2017 $900,000
2018 Urban and Community Forestry Challenge Cost Share Grant Program
Department of Agriculture

Forest Service

24 May 2017 $200,000
2018 National Urban and Community Forestry Grant Program

United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)

United States Forest Service (USFS)

National Urban and Community Forestry Advisory Council (NUCFAC)

24 May 2017 $300,000
Paul L. Busch Award
Water Environment Research Federation (WERF)
01 Jun 2017
Self-Nomination and Nomination Due
$100,000
Land-Cover/Land-Use Change
NASA
08 Jun 2017 See announcement
Geophysics
National Science Foundation (NSF)
09 Jun 2017
Full Application Confirmed
$1,300,000
              Restore Act Centers of Excellence Research Grants Program
U.S. Department of Treasury
18 Jun 2017 $4,707,093
FY 2016 and FY 2017 National Wetland Program Development Grants
United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Office of Water (OW)
Office of Wetlands, Oceans, and Watersheds
23 Jun 2017
Full Proposal Confirmed
$200,000
National Coastal Wetlands Conservation Grant Program

Department of the Interior

Fish and Wildlife Service

30 Jun 2017 $1,000,000
FY 2017 National Climate Change and Wildlife Science Center Program
Department of the Interior
Geological Survey
19 Jul 2017
Application Confirmed
$1,400,000
Bring Back the Natives/More Fish
National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)
28 Jul 2017
Full Proposal Anticipated
$100,000
17-512

Division of Environmental Biology

National Science Foundation

02 Aug 2017 $5,000,000
Long Term Research in Environmental Biology

National Science Foundation

02 Aug 2017 $450,000
Agriculture and Food Research Initiative Competitive Grant Program – Water for Agriculture Challenge Area – Understanding Decisions and Behaviors Connected With Agriculture and Post-Harvest Processing Industry Water Use
United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)
National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA)
04 Aug 2017
Application
Confirmed
$500,000
Agriculture and Food Research Initiative Competitive Grant Program – Water for Agriculture Challenge Area – Understanding the Human Health Impacts to Exposure from Nontraditional Water Used in Agriculture (A8103)
United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)
National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA)
04 Aug 2017
Application Anticipated
$500,000
Marine Geology and Geophysics

National Science Foundation

15 Aug 2017 See announcements
Agriculture and Food Research Initiative (AFRI) – Foundational Program – Agriculture Economics and Rural Communities (AERC): Environmental and Natural Resource Economics (A1651)
United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)
National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA)
18 Aug 2017
Application Confirmed
$500,000
State Wildlife Grants Program
Fish and Wildlife Service
31 Aug 2017
Application Confirmed
$1,060,000
Partners for Fish and Wildlife

Department of the Interior

Fish and Wildlife Service

30 Sept 2017 $500,000
Training and Technical Assistance to Improve Water Quality and Enable Small Public Water Systems to Provide Safe Drinking Water
United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Office of Water (OW)
Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water (OGWDW)
30 Sep 2017
Application Anticipated
$8,005,000
F17AS00015 Partners for Fish and Wildlife
Department of the Interior
Fish and Wildlife Service
30 Sep 2017
Full Application Confirmed
$500,000
F17AS00014 Coastal Program
Department of the Interior
Fish and Wildlife Service
30 Sep 2017
Full Application Confirmed
$500,000
FY 2017 Continuation of Solicitation for the Office of Science Financial Assistance Program

Department of Energy – Office of Science

Office of Science

30 Sep 2017 $4,000,000
National Fish Passage Program
Department of the Interior
Fish and Wildlife Service
30 Sep 2017
Full Application Confirmed
$2,000,000
Enhancing Coastal Community Resilience and Well-Being in the Gulf of Mexico Region
National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine
05 Oct 2017 See announcement
Environmental Sustainability

National Science Foundation

20 Oct 2017 $7,066,000
Environmental Engineering

National Science Foundation (NSF)

Directorate for Engineering (ENG)

Division of Chemical, Bioengineering, Environmental, and Transport Systems (CBET)

20 Oct 2017 $100,000
Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative Research Activities RFP-VI
Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative (GoMRI)
14 Nov 2016
Letter of Intent Due
See announcement
ROSES 2016: Sea Level Change Science Team
National Aeronautics and Space Administration
NASA Headquarters
15 Nov 2016
Application Anticipated
See announcement
Agriculture and Food Research Initiative – Agriculture and Natural Resources Science for Climate Variability and Change Challenge Area

United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)

National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA)

17 Nov 2017
Full Application Anticipated
$8,400,000
Spill Impact Component Planning Grants

Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council

31 Dec 2017 $9,795,514
Spill Impact Component Project Grants

Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council

31 Dec 2017 $1,600,500,629
Integrated Research, Education, and Extension Competitive Grants Program – National Integrated Water Quality Program (NIWQP)
United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)
National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA)
Integrated Research, Education, and Extension Competitive Grants Program
TBA
Application
Anticipated
$4,000,000
Agriculture and Food Research Initiative (AFRI) – Foundational Program – Bioenergy, Natural Resources, and Environment (agricultureBNRE): Agroecosystem Management
United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)
National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA)
TBA $500,000
Integrated Research, Education, and Extension Competitive Grants Program – National Integrated Water Quality Program (NIWQP)
United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)
National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA)
TBA $4,000,000
Agriculture and Food Research Initiative (AFRI) – Foundational Program – Agriculture Economics and Rural Communities (AERC): Small and Medium-Sized Farms
United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)
National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA)
TBA
Application Anticipated
$500,000
Agriculture and Food Research Initiative (AFRI) – Foundational Program: Critical Agricultural Research and Extension (CARE)

United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)
National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA)

TBA
Application
Anticipated
$150,000
Global Programmes – Disaster Risk Reduction, Capacity Building, Research and Innovation, Social Entrepreneurship Projects
Swiss Re (Schweizerische Ruckversicherungs-Gesellschaft AG) Foundation
Continuous Proposal Confirmed See announcement
National Fish Habitat Action Plan
United States Department of the Interior (DOI)
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS)
Continuous Application Confirmed $300,000
Hydrologic Sciences
National Science Foundation (NSF)
Directorate for Geosciences (GEO), Division of Earth Sciences (EAR)
Continuous
Full Proposal
Confirmed
$1,000,000
Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) – Environmental Laboratory (EL) – Wetlands (EL-25)
United States Department of Defense (DOD)
Department of the Army, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE)
Continuous
Proposals
Confirmed
see record
Dear Colleague Letter: Integrated NSF Support Promoting Interdisciplinary Research and Education (INSPIRE)
National Science Foundation (NSF)
Continuous
Full Proposal
Confirmed
$1,000,000
Measurement Science and Engineering (MSE) Research Grants Programs – Material Measurement Laboratory (MML) Grant Program 
United States Department of Commerce (DOC)
National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)
Continuous
Application
Confirmed
$1,000,000
Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) – Environmental Laboratory (EL) – Natural Resources Stewardship (EL-21)
United States Department of Defense (DOD)
Department of the Army U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE)
Continuous Proposals
Confirmed
see record
Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) – Construction Engineering Research Laboratory (CERL) – Innovative Water Efficiency and Water Resilience Initiatives (CERL-37)
United States Department of Defense (DOD)
Department of the Army
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE)
Continuous Proposals
Confirmed
see record
Agriculture and Food Research Initiative (AFRI) – Foundational Program: Exploratory Research Program
United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)
National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA)
Varies
Full Proposal
Confirmed
$100,000
Biological and Environmental Interactions of Nanoscale Materials

National Science Foundation

Proposal accepted anytime $4,593,000
2017 National Fish Habitat Action Plan

Department of the Interior

Fish and Wildlife Service

Applications accepted on a rolling basis $300,000