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 Arts

Challenge America Fast-Track, FY 2015 (Limited submission)
Deadline: Internal LOI due March 27; sponsor deadline May 8.

Art Works: Art Education (Limited submission)
Deadline: Internal LOI due June 12; sponsor deadline July 24.

National Endowment for the Humanities

Bridging Cultures Through Film: International Topics
Deadline: June 11.

Preservation and Access Research and Development Grants
Deadline: May 1.

National Science Foundation

Archaeology and Archaeometry
Deadlines: Proposals for archaeology senior research due July 1 and Dec. 20. Proposals for archaeometry due Dec. 1. Proposals for doctoral dissertation research accepted at any time.

Decision, Risk and Management Sciences (DRMS)
Deadlines: Aug. 18, 2014; Jan. 18, 2015.

Economics Program
Deadlines: Aug. 18, 2014; Jan. 18, 2015.

Social Psychology Program
Deadline: July 15, 2014; Jan. 15, 2015.

Sociology Program
Deadlines: Proposals for regular research due Aug. 15; proposals for dissertation research due Oct. 15.

U.S. Department of Justice

Research on Offender Decision-Making and Desistance From Crime
Deadline: May 5.

U.S. Library of Congress

David B. Larson Fellowship in Health and Spirituality
Deadline: April 17.


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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