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)
Anticipating the Environmental Impacts and Behavioral Drivers of Deep Decarbonization
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
10 Feb 2017
See announcement
$6,000,000
Biotechnology Risk Assessment Grants Program (BRAG)
United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)
National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA)
12 Feb 2017
Letter of Intent
Anticipated
$1,000,000
Dimensions of Biodiversity
National Science Foundation
21 Feb 2017
Full Application Confirmed
$2,000,000
Zero Emission Research Opportunity (ZERO)
Department of Transportation
DOT/Federal Transit Administration
21 Feb 2017
Full Application Confirmed
$2,750,000
Dimensions of Biodiversity
National Science Foundation
21 Feb 2017
Full Application Confirmed
$2,000,000
Gulf Research Program Early-Career Research Fellowships
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine
22 Feb 2017
Full Application Confirmed
$76,000
FY17 Environmental Workforce Development And Job Training (EWDJT) Grants
Environmental Protection Agency
24 Feb 2017
Full Application Confirmed
$3,000,000
North American Wetlands Conservation Act 2018 U.S. Standard Grants
Department of the Interior

Fish and Wildlife Service

24 Feb 2017
Full Application Confirmed
$1,000,000
Water Resources Research National Competitive Grants Program
United States Department of the Interior (DOI)
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)
25 Feb 2017
Proposals
Anticipated
$250,000
Water Resources Research National Competitive Grants Program

United States Department of the Interior (DOI)
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)

25 Feb 2017
Proposals
Anticipated
$250,000
NAWCA U.S. Standard Grants
United States Department of the Interior (DOI)
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS)
North American Wetlands Conservation Act (NAWCA) Grants Programs
26 Feb 2017
Full Proposal
Anticipated
see record
Industry-University Cooperative Research Centers Program
National Science Foundation
28 Feb 2017

Full Application Confirmed

$200,000
Thwaites: The Future of Thwaites Glacier and its Contribution to Sea-Level Rise
National Science Foundation (NSF)
Directorate for Geosciences (GEO)
Division of Polar Programs
01 Mar 2017
Full Proposal Confirmed
$4,000,000
Marine and Hydrokinetic Technology Development and Advancement
Department of Energy
Golden Field Office
01 Mar 2017

Full Application Confirmed

$5,000,000
Gulf of Mexico Coast Conservation Corp (GulfCorps) Program

Department of Commerce (DOC)

02 Mar 2017
Full Application Confirmed
$7,000,000
Gulf of Mexico Coast Conservation Corp (GulfCorps) Program
Department of Commerce
02 Mar 2017
Full Application Confirmed
$7,000,000
Innovations at the Nexus of Food, Energy and Water Systems
National Science Foundation (NSF)
06 Mar 2017
Full Proposal Confirmed
$2,500,000
DARRP Restoration Implementation Grants
Department of Commerce (DOC)
06 Mar 2017
Full Application Confirmed
$100,000,000
GREENING THE ECONOMY: Raw Materials International Co-operation
European Union (EU)
European Commission (EC)
Directorate-General for Research and Innovation
Horizon 2020 (H2020)
07 Mar 2017
Full Application Confirmed
€1,000,000
GREENING THE ECONOMY: New Solutions for Sustainable Production of Raw Materials
European Union (EU)
European Commission (EC)
Directorate-General for Research and Innovation
Horizon 2020 (H2020)
07 Mar 2017
Full application confirmed
€7,000,000
GREENING THE ECONOMY: Raw Materials Policy Support Actions
European Union (EU)
European Commission (EC)
Directorate-General for Research and Innovation
Horizon 2020 (H2020)
07 Mar 2017
Full application confirmed
€3,000,000
Regional and Global Climate Modeling and Integrated Assessment Research: An Integration Framework for Multi-Model, U.S. Regional Climate Evaluation that Incorporates Local Human Influences for Research at the Energy-Water-Land Nexus
United States Department of Energy (DOE)
Office of Science (OS)
07 Mar 2017
Pre-Application Due
$2,000,000
GREENING THE ECONOMY: Pathways Towards the Decarbonisation and Resilience of the European Economy in the Timeframe 2030-2050 and Beyond
European Union (EU)
European Commission (EC)
Directorate-General for Research and Innovation
Horizon 2020 (H2020)
07 Mar 2017
Full application confirmed
€6,000,000
GREENING THE ECONOMY: Raw Materials Innovation Actions
European Union (EU)
European Commission (EC)
Directorate-General for Research and Innovation
Horizon 2020 (H2020)
08 Mar 2016
Stage 1 Application Due
€13,000,000
GREENING THE ECONOMY: Cultural Heritage As a Driver for Sustainable Growth
European Union (EU)
European Commission (EC)
Directorate-General for Research and Innovation
Horizon 2020 (H2020)
08 Mar 2016
Stage 1 Application Due
€10,000,000
INDUSTRY 2020 IN THE CIRCULAR ECONOMY: Systemic, Eco-Innovative Approaches for the Circular Economy: Large-Scale Demonstration Projects
European Union (EU)
European Commission (EC)
Directorate-General for Research and Innovation
Horizon 2020 (H2020)
08 Mar 2016
Stage 1 Application Due
€7,000,000
GREENING THE ECONOMY: Exploiting the Added Value of Climate Services
European Union (EU)
European Commission (EC)
Directorate-General for Research and Innovation
Horizon 2020 (H2020)
08 Mar 2016
Stage 1 Application Due
€5,000,000
Organic Transitions
United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)
National Institute of Food and Agriculture
09 Mar 2017
Full Application Confirmed
$500,000
Organic Agriculture Research and Extension Initiative (OREI)

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

10 Mar 2017 $1,000,000
NOAA Sea Grant Aquaculture Research Program 2016
United States Department of Commerce (DOC)
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries)
10 Mar 2017
Preliminary Proposal Anticipated
$150,000
Cooperative Ecosystem Studies Unit, Piedmont South Atlantic Coast CESU
United States Department of the Interior (DOI)
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)
14 Mar 2017
Application
Anticipated
$35,000
FY 2017 NOAA Coastal Resilience Grants Program
Department of Commerce
15 Mar 2017
Full Application Confirmed
$2,000,000
Hydro Research Awards Program
Hydro Research Foundation, Inc. (HRF)
15 Mar 2017
Full Application Confirmed
$18,000
FY2017 Ocean Technology Transition Project
Department of Commerce
20 Mar 2017
Full Application Confirmed
$6,000,000
Community-based Restoration Program Coastal and Marine Habitat Restoration Grants
Department of Commerce
23 Mar 2017
Full Application Confirmed
$4,000,000
Innovations at the Nexus of Food, Energy and Water Systems
National Science Foundation (NSF)
22 Mar 2017
Full Proposal Anticipated
$3,000,000
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
NSF Scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Program
National Science Foundation
29 Mar 2017
Full Application Confirmed
$5,000,000
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
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
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
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
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
Regional Conservation Partnership Program
Department of Agriculture
Natural Resources Conservation Service
21 Apr 2017
Full Application Confirmed
$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
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
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
FY16 Region IV Wetland Program Development Grants
United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
29 Apr 2017
Proposal Anticipated
$250,000
Environmental Education Training Program

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

09 May 2017
Full Proposal Anticipated
$2,175,000
Paul L. Busch Award
Water Environment Research Federation (WERF)
01 Jun 2017
Self-Nomination and Nomination Due
$100,000
Geophysics
National Science Foundation (NSF)
09 Jun 2017
Full Application Confirmed
$1,300,000
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
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
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
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
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
National Fish Passage Program
Department of the Interior
Fish and Wildlife Service
30 Sep 2017
Full Application Confirmed
$2,000,000
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
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