Funding Opportunities

This page is intended to highlight a few external funding opportunities that may be of interest to the ISE community. This list is by no means exhaustive.


Coastlines and People Program
Funding source: National Science Foundation
Deadline: September 9, 2020

Institutional Challenge Grant
Funding source: William T. Grant Foundation

Deadline: September 10, 2020

FY 2020 Solicitation for the Office of Science Financial Assistance Program
Funding source: Department of Energy, Office of Science
Deadline: September 30, 2020

Enduring Impacts: Archaeology of Sustainability
Funding source: National Geographic Society
Deadline: October 2020

Notice of Special Interest: Simulation Modeling and Systems Science to Address Health Disparities
Funding source: National Institutes of Health
Deadline: October 5, 2020

NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
Funding source: National Science Foundation

Deadline: October 20, 2020

Early Career Grant
Funding Source: The National Geographic Society

Deadline: October 21, 2020

Collaborative Research Action on Transdisciplinary Research for Pathways to Sustainability
Funding Source: Belmont Forum

Proposals Due: October, 31 2020

AAAS Science and Technology Policy Fellowship
Funding Source: AAAS

Deadline: November 1, 2020

NSF/VMware Partnership on the Next Generation of Sustainable Digital Infrastructure
Funding source: National Science Foundation 

Deadline: November 4, 2020

Center for Early Lifestage Vulnerabilities to Environmental Stressors
Funding source: Environmental Protection Agency

Deadline: November 12, 2020

Saltonstall-Kennedy Grant Program
Funding source: NOAA Fisheries

Deadline: November 20, 2020

National Artificial Intelligence Research Institutes
Funding source: National Science Foundation
Deadline: December 4, 2020

NIAID’s Multi-Pronged Response to the COVID-2019 Outbreak
Funding source
: National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
Deadline: February 6, 2021

Notice of Special Interest (NOSI) regarding the Availability of Emergency Competitive Revisions for Research on Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) and Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
Funding source: National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
Deadline: March 25, 2021

Dear Colleague Letter: Engineering Research to Advance Solutions for Environmental PFAS (ERASE-PFAS)
Funding source: National Science Foundation

Deadline: Proposals Accepted Anytime

Dear Colleague Letter on the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
Funding Source: National Science Foundation
Deadline: Proposals Accepted Anytime

Dear Colleague Letter: Provisioning Advanced Cyberinfrastructure to Further Research on the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
Funding Source: National Science Foundation
Deadline: Proposals Accepted Anytime

Epidemic Preparedness: COVID-19 Funding Call
Funding source: Wellcome Trust

Deadline: Proposals Accepted Anytime

Department of Energy
Funding source: Department of Energy, Office of Science
Deadline: Proposals Accepted Anytime

Dear Colleague Letter: Critical Aspects of Sustainability (CAS): Micro- and Nanoplastics (MNP)
Funding Source: National Science Foundation
Deadline: Multiple

Environmental Biology
Funding Source: National Science Foundation
Deadline: Proposals Accepted Anytime

Environmental Engineering Program
Funding Source: National Science Foundation
Deadline: Proposals Accepted Anytime

Civil Infrastructure Systems (CIS)
Funding Source: National Science Foundation
Deadline: Proposals Accepted Anytime

Engineering for Civil Infrastructure (ECI)
Funding Source: National Science Foundation
Deadline: Proposals Accepted Anytime

Energy, Power, Control and Networks (EPCN)
Funding Source: National Science Foundation
Deadline: Proposals Accepted Anytime

Global Innovation Fund
Funding Source: Global Innovation Fund
Deadline: Proposals Accepted Anytime