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Sustainability Funding Opportunities

Current sustainability-related, interdisciplinary opportunities from Penn State and a wide range of government agencies can be found in the database below. Penn State's Strategic Interdisciplinary Research Office (SIRO) also hosts a list of Penn State funding opportunities at research.psu.edu/siro/seed-grants.

NSF (National Science Foundation)
Posted:
August 27, 2018
Award:
$36.1M
Deadline:
February 6, 2019

The NSF Research Traineeship (NRT) program is designed to encourage the development and implementation of bold, new, and potentially transformative models for STEM graduate education training. More...

NIH (National Institutes of Health)
Posted:
November 3, 2017
Award:
N/A
Deadline:
May 7, 2019

Support changes to prevent or reduce exposure to harmful environmental exposures and improve the health of a community.

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HHS (Dept. of Health and Human Services)
Posted:
September 22, 2017
Award:
N/A
Deadline:
September 7, 2020

Support for highly integrated research teams of three to six PD/PIs to address ambitious and challenging research questions that are important for the mission of National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS).

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HHS (Dept. of Health and Human Services)
Posted:
January 30, 2017
Award:
$19M (55 Awards, $1.1M Award Ceiling)
Deadline:
April 3, 2019

Encourage the safe production of fresh fruits and vegetables and to promote compliance with the requirements of FDA’s Regulation.

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DOI (Dept. of the Interior)
Posted:
December 8, 2016
Award:
N/A
Deadline:
December 31, 2018

Implementation of programs for the benefit of wildlife and their habitats, including species that are not hunted or fished.

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NIH (National Institutes of Health)
Posted:
October 27, 2015
Award:
$3M
Deadline:
February 27, 2019

Identify the most talented Early Stage Investigators (ESIs) who intend to make a long-term commitment to research in the Environmental Health Sciences and assist them in launching an innovative research program focused on the understanding of environmental exposure effects on peoples health.

DHHS (Dept. of Health and Human Services)
Posted:
October 13, 2015
Award:
$24M (10 Awards)
Deadline:
November 29, 2018

Provide funding for Centers of Excellence for Total Worker Health®.

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