Research Tracks

A publication of the Office of the Vice Provost for Research at Baylor University

Selected funding opportunities in science, technology, engineering and mathematics


National Institutes of Health

Undiagnosed Diseases Gene Function Research (R21)
Deadlines: Optional letter of intent due May 14, 2013; full proposal due June 14, 2013

Alcohol Use Disorders: Treatment, Services Research, and Recovery (R01)
Deadlines: June 5, 2013; October 5, 2013; February 5, 2014

Home and Family Based Approaches for the Prevention or Management of Overweight or Obesity in Early Childhood (R21)
Deadlines: June 16, 2013; October 16, 2013; February 16, 2014

Innovative Research Methods: Prevention and Management of Symptoms in Chronic Illness (R21)
Deadlines: June 16, 2013; October 16, 2013; February 16, 2014

NIDA Cutting-Edge Basic Research Awards (CEBRA) (R21)
Deadlines: August 20, 2013; December 20, 2013

National Science Foundation

Widening Implementation & Demonstration of Evidence-Based Reforms (WIDER) (Limited submission)
Deadlines: Internal letter of intent due May 22, 2013; full proposal due July 3, 2013

Engineering and Systems Design
Deadline: October 1, 2013

Combustion, Fire and Plasma Systems
Deadline: February 20, 2014

Environmental Health and Safety of Nanotechnology (Nano EHS)
Deadline: February 20, 2014

Thermal Transport Processes
Deadline: February 20, 2014

Other organizations and foundations

Comcast Research & Development Fund
Targeted Research Grants
Applications accepted continuously

Brain Research Foundation
Scientific Innovation Awards (SIA) (Limited submission)
Deadlines: Internal letter of intent due May 20, 2013; sponsor letter of intent due July 1, 2013; full proposal due October 9, 2013

Society for Neuroscience
Donald B. Lindsley Prize in Behavioral Neuroscience
Nominations due June 5, 2013

More opportunities

Additional selected opportunities are available on the OVPR website.  For opportunities with limitations on submissions from a single institution, an internal review must be completed before an investigator may apply.  Click here for information on applying for limited submission opportunities.

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The OVPR maintains a subscription to COS Pivot, a searchable database of funding opportunities in all academic areas. To search for funding in your discipline and receive email alerts with newly listed opportunities, sign up with COS Pivot today. If you have questions or would like training on using COS Pivot, contact Blake Thomas in the OVPR at 254-710-3153.

Ready to apply?

If you’d like to apply for these, or other specific funding opportunities, contact your academic unit’s assigned OSP coordinator for more information.

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