Research Funding Update
Research Funding Update is published monthly by the office of Research Administration to notify the campus community about potential sources of external support for their research and scholarly activities.
Additional information about opportunities listed in the update can be obtained by clicking on the given link or by contacting your Sponsored Research Officer.
- Abbreviated Listing of Programs (PDF)
- Feature Article
- Arts and Humanities
- Business and Economic Development
- Engineering, Technology, and Computer Science
- Health, Mental Health, and Human Services
- Sciences and Mathematics
ENGINEERING, TECHNOLOGY, AND COMPUTER SCIENCE
Program: Computing and Communication Foundations (CCF): Core Programs
Agency: Directorate for Computer and Information Sciences and Engineering/NSF
Next Deadline: 11/30/2012
The sponsor supports research and education projects that develop new knowledge in three core programs: The Algorithmic Foundations program; The Communications and Information Foundations program; and The Software and Hardware Foundations program.
Program: Continued Development and Maintenance of Software
Agency: National Institute of General Medical Sciences/NIH/DHHS
Next Deadline: 10/5/2012
The sponsor provides support for the continued development, maintenance, testing and evaluation of existing software. The proposed work should apply best practices and proven methods for software design, construction, and implementation to extend the applicability of existing biomedical informatics/computational biology software to a broader biomedical research community.
Program: Department of Defense Multidisciplinary Research Program of the University Research Initiative
Agency: Office of Naval Research
Next Deadline: 10/9/2012
The program supports basic science and/or engineering research at institutions of higher education that is of critical importance to national defense. The program is focused on multidisciplinary research efforts that intersect more than one traditional science and engineering discipline, for submission to the Office of Naval Research; see also SPIN programs 00555 (Army Research Office) and 09137 (Air Force Office of Scientific Research). This competition is open only to and full proposals are to be submitted only by, U.S. institutions of higher education (universities) including DoD institutions of higher education, with degree-granting programs in science a/or engineering.