Open Federal Grant Programs

What you will read below are quick pieces of information on the current open federal grant programs that can help you implement or execute your project. One of these programs could be the one to help you implement or continue your project and/causes. Once you have found the one that perfectly matches your project, Allied Grant Writers can help you develop your funding application the most effective way possible.

NIH – Research Centers in Minority Institutions Program (G12)

Funding Title Research Centers in Minority Institutions Program (G12) Program Description The purpose of the Research Centers in Minority Institutions (RCMI) Programs is to expand the national capability for research in the health sciences by providing grant supports to minority institutions that offer doctorate degrees in the health professions or in a health-related science. Eligibility […]

Funding Title
Research Centers in Minority Institutions Program (G12)

Program Description
The purpose of the Research Centers in Minority Institutions (RCMI) Programs is to expand the national capability for research in the health sciences by providing grant supports to minority institutions that offer doctorate degrees in the health professions or in a health-related science.

Eligibility Requirements
Public and State Controlled institutions of higher education, non-profits having a 501 (c)(3) status with IRS,  other than institutions of higher education, non-profits that do not have a 501 (c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education, and private institutions of higher education

Deadline
September 7, 2013

Range
Not specified

 

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U.S Fish and Wildlife Service

The Partners for Fish and Wildlife Program Act provides direct technical and financial assistance to private landowners who are interested in restoring the fish and wildlife habitats within their own lands. Interested parties must first contact their local coordinator prior to their application.

Funding Title
Partners for Fish and Wildlife Program (PARTNERS-11)

Eligibility Requirements
Eligible applicants for the program are landowners, tribal governments, local governments, state governments, educational institutions, and organizations.

Funding Deadline
September 30, 2011

Geographic Focus
U.S.

Range
$25,000

For further details, please call us at 1-800-825-2314.

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U.S Office of Surface Mining

The Regulation of Surface Coal Mining and Surface Effects of Underground Coal Mining are intended to assist with the cost of operating mining regulatory programs. It funded cooperative agreements provide States with approved regulatory programs to regulate coal mining activities on federal lands.

Funding Title
Regulations of Surface Coal Mining and Surface Effects of Underground Coal Mining (DOI-SM-250)

Eligibility Requirements
Eligible entities that may apply are state governments and Native American tribal governments. Funding is not available to individuals.

Funding Deadline
September 30, 2011

Geographic Focus
U.S.

Range
$74,000- $13,000,000

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Department of the Army – USAMRAA

The U.S. Army Medical Research and Material Command’s (USAMRMC) mission is to provide solutions to medical problems of American Warfighters at home and abroad. Priority and interest is on specific projects that are influenced by changes in military and civilian medical science and technology, operational requirements, military threat assessments, and national defense strategies.

Funding Title
U.S. Army Medical Research and Material Command Broad Agency Announcement for Extramural Medical Research (WX81XWH-BAA-11-1)

Eligibility Requirements
Unrestricted. Private/ Public/ State-controlled Institutions of Higher Education, Hispanic-serving institutions, Historically Black Colleges and Universities/ Minority Institutions (HBCU/MI), Alaska Native Hawaiian erring Institutions, non-profit and for profit organizations, Indian/ Native American Tribal Governments, Indian/ Native American tribally Designated Organizations, Non-domestic (non-US) entities, and federal, state, and local government agencies may apply for funding.

Funding Deadline
September 30, 2011

Geographic Focus
Not specified

Range
$5,000,000

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Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency

Defense Advanced Research Project Agency’s Strategic Technology Office (STO) is soliciting for proposal under this Broad Agency Announcement for the performance of research, development, design, and testing that directly supports the STO. Researches must focus on must investigate innovative approaches that enable revolutionary advances in science, devices, or systems.

Funding Title
Strategic Technologies (DARPA- BAA- 10-83)

Funding Deadline
September 7, 2011

Geographic Focus
U.S.

Range
Not specified

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Energy for Sustainability (PD-11-7644)

The Energy for Sustainability grant program is allotted to initiatives that focus on fundamental research and education intended to develop innovative processes for the sustainable production of electricity and transportation fuels. Interest is particularly on fundamental researches that focus on materials science or bio-based materials such as feedstocks for fuel cell devices.

Eligibility Requirements
Unrestricted

Funding Deadline
September 15, 2011 (5 PM proposer’s local time)

Geographic Focus
U.S.

Range
Average annual size is $100,000

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Department of Energy (EPA Region 5- Project Grants [Clean Air Act Section 103])

Section 103 of the Clean Air Act authorizes funding national and regional research and development programs for the prevention and control of air pollution. EPA’s Regional Offices manage Section 103 assistance programs and funding. This program is designed to conduct research investigations, experiments, demonstrations, surveys, and studies relating to the causes, effects, extent, prevention, and control of air pollution.

Eligibility Requirements
Not Specifically Defined

Funding Deadline
Rolling

Geographic Focus
State, tribal, and local air pollution control agencies in and around Cincinnati, OH, Dayton, OH, Cook County, IL, and Detroit, MI.

Range
Grants total $5million; individual amounts vary

For further details, please contact us at 1-(800)825-2314.

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Department of Energy (Office of Industrial Technologies- Best Practices Research and Development)

Best Practices, a program of the United States Department of Energy’s Office of industrial Technologies (OIT), works with industry to identify plant-wide opportunities for energy savings and process efficiency. Through the implementation of new technologies and systems improvements, OIT helps companies save energy and money, reduce pollution and emissions, and increase productivity.

Eligibility Requirements
Industry and manufacturing sectors

Funding Deadline
Not Specified

Geographic Focus
Not Specified

Range
Up to 1million to really qualified applicant

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Department of Energy (Office of Industrial Technologies – Inventions and Innovation Program)

The DOE Office of Industrial Technologies (OIT) provides funds for R&D projects through a competitive solicitation process. Projects are performed by collaborative partnerships and should address specified priorities leading to the enhancement of national goals for energy and the environment.

Eligibility Requirements
Funding up to $40,000 or $250,000 depending on development phase. Demonstration projects are eligible for up to $500,000.

Funding Deadline
Not Specified

Geographic Focus
Not Specified

Range
$40,000- $500,000

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Trade Adjustment Assistance for Firms

Trade Adjustment Assistance for Firms (TAA), a federal program, provides financial assistance to manufacturers affected by import competition. Sponsored by the U.S Department of Commerce, this cost sharing federal assistance program pays for half the cost of consultants or industry-specific experts for projects that improve a manufacturer’s competitiveness.

Eligibility Requirements
Not Specifically Defined

Funding Deadline
Not Specified

Geographic Focus
Not Specified

Range
Not Specified

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National Endowment for the Humanities

National Digital Newspaper Program – [20101102-PJ]
NEH is soliciting proposals from institutions to participate in the National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP). NDNP is creating a national, digital resource of historically significant newspapers published between 1836 and 1922, from all the states and U.S. territories.

Funding Range (if available)
$400, 000

Geographic Focus

U.S.

Eligibility Requirements
U.S. nonprofit organizations are eligible, as are state and local governmental agencies and tribal governments. Individuals are not eligible to apply. NEH generally does not make awards to other federal entities or to applicants whose projects are so closely intertwined with a federal entity that the project takes on characteristics of the federal entity’s own authorized activities.

For further details, please contact us at 1-(800)825-2314.

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NIH – Medications Development for Polydrug Addiction Treatment

Organizations that may apply for funding ranges from public/ state controlled institutions of higher education, private institutions of higher education, HBCU’s, TCCU’s, non-profit and for-profit organizations, to small businesses.

Funding Deadline
September 7, 2011

Geographic Focus
U.S.

Range
Although the size of award may vary with the scope of research proposed, it is expected that applications will stay within the budgetary guidelines for an exploratory/developmental project; direct costs are limited to $275,000 over an R21 two-year period, with no more than $200,000 in direct costs allowed in any single year.

Note: R21 is not renewable

For further details, please contact us at 1-(800)825-2314.

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Markle Foundation

The Markle Foundation works to realize the full potential of information technology to address critical public needs, particularly in the areas of health care and national security. The foundation seeks to harness the enormous potential of electronic networks to improve the lives and welfare of all citizens while protecting their privacy through fair information practices.

Eligibility Requirements
Not Specifically Defined

Funding Deadline
Not Specified

Geographic Focus
Not Specified

Range
Not Specified

For further details, please contact us at 1-(800) 825-2314.

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NIH – Advances in Polycystic Kidney Disease

The program is intended to support and encourage researches for a better understanding of the etiology and pathogenesis of Polycystic Kidney Disease.

Eligibility Requirements
Organizations that may apply for funding ranges from public/ state controlled institutions of higher education, private institutions of higher education, HBCU’s, TCCU’s, non-profit and for-profit organizations, to small businesses.

Funding Deadline
September 7, 2012

Geographic Focus
U.S.

Range
Varies depending on the scope of the proposed research

For further details, please contact us at 1-(800)825-2314.

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Maine’s Voluntary Renewable Resources Grants

Maine’s Voluntary Renewable Resources Grants provide funding for small-scale demonstration projects designed to educate communities on the value and cost-effectiveness
Funding Range (if available) $50,000

Funding Deadline
Not specified

Geographic Focus
Maine

Eligibility Requirements
Maine-based non-profits, electronic cooperatives, quasi-municipal corporations and districts, schools, and community action programs with initiatives focusing on solar thermal electric. Tidal electric, fuel cell. Wind, biomass, hydroelectric, photovoltaic, municipal solid waste, and geothermal electric may apply.

For further details, please contact us at 1-(800)825-2314.

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