Research Tracks

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

Selected funding opportunities in the arts, humanities, social sciences and education


National Endowment for the Humanities

America’s Historical and Cultural Organizations: Implementation Grants
Deadline: Jan. 8, 2014

America’s Historical and Cultural Organizations: Planning Grants
Deadline: Jan. 8, 2014

National Institutes of Health

MARC Undergraduate Student Training in Academic Research (U-STAR) National Research Service Award (NRSA) Institutional Research Training Grant (T34) (Limited submission, click here for application procedures)
Deadlines: Internal letter of intent due April 13, 2014; sponsor deadline May 25, 2014.

National Science Foundation

Linguistics Program
Deadlines: Jan. 15, 2014; July 15, 2014

Methodology, Measurement and Statistics
Deadlines: Jan. 16, 2014; Aug. 8, 2014

Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU): Sites and Supplements
Deadlines: May 23, 2014 only for REU site proposals requiring access to Antarctica; Aug. 27, 2014 for all REU site proposals except those requiring access to Antarctica

Other organizations and foundations 

Delmas Foundation
Humanities Program
Letters of inquiry accepted continuously

Institute for Political History
Hugh Davis Graham Award
Deadline: Jan. 15, 2014

Kellogg Foundation
Educated Kids Grants
Proposals accepted continuously

Mapplethorpe Foundation
Photography Grants
Pre-proposals accepted continuously; full proposals by invitation only

National Science Teachers Association
NSTA Fellow Award
Deadline: Nov. 30, 2013

Sloan Foundation
Public Understanding of Science and Technology – Radio
Public Understanding of Science and Technology – Television
Letters of inquiry accepted continuously

More opportunities
Additional selected opportunities are available on the OVPR website.

Limited submissions
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.

Search for funding with COS Pivot
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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