Office of Research & Sponsored Programs

Grant Deadlines

If you are interested in any of the following announcements call 516.877.3259 for more information. Please remember that the completed grant applications must be received by the Provost's Office five working days prior to the grant agency deadline.

U.S. Department of Education
The Department has several deadlines in the coming months, please call or email the ORSP for additional information:

Models of exemplary, effective and promising alcohol and other drug prevention programs on college campuses

Due March 31

School Leadership Grant Program

Due April 6

FIPSE Special Focus Competition: European Union – United States Atlantis Program

Due April 8

U.S. Department of Education Sciences
Has two deadlines per year, June 24 and September 16 for research proposals in the following areas: reading and writing, math and science education, cognition and student learning, teacher quality—reading and writing, teacher quality- math and science education, education leadership, and social and behavioral context for academic learning.

National Endowment for the Arts
The NEA supports projects in arts education, dance, music, media arts, theatre, and more. Depending on the type of program, deadlines are usually March 11, May 27, June 10 and August 12

National Endowment for the Humanities
Fellowships support individuals pursuing advanced research that is of value to humanities scholars, general audiences, or both. Fellowships support continuous full-time work for a period of six to twelve months; the deadline is May 4.

Summer Stipends provide $6,000 for two consecutive months of full-time research and writing; the deadline is October 4.

Teaching Development Fellowships (TDF) support college and university teachers pursuing research aimed specifically at improving their undergraduate teaching; the deadline is October 4.

National Institutes of Health
NIH has new format and submission requirements. The submission forms have changed, but more importantly, the research design section is now limited to 6 pages if the previous version was under 25 pages and 12 pages if the previous application was limited to 25 pages. This new research strategy section is subdivided into three parts, significance, innovation and approach. The biographical sketch is incorporates a personal statement and limits peer-reviewed publications to 15 most recent and relevant articles. 

The standard due dates for RO1 proposals is February 5, June 5, and October 5.  R15 proposals (Academic Research Enhancement Awards) are due February 25, June 25, and October 25. 

National Science Foundation
NSF has numerous programs and deadlines, the following are a short sample of upcoming due dates.  As always, if you would like more information, please contact the office.

Innovative Technology Experiences for Students and Teachers (ITEST)

Due April 7

Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program

Due April 7

NSF Graduate STEM Fellows in K-12 Education

Letter of Intent due April 20

Major Research Instrumentation Program (MRI)

Due April 21

Chemistry and Materials Research at the Interface between Science and Art (SCIART)

Due May 4

Informal Science Education

Due June 24

For additional information, please contact:

Dr. Mary Cortina
Social Work Building, Room 121
p - 516.877.3259
f - 516.877.3297
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Virginia Bruchhauser
Social Work Building, Room 119
p - 516.877.3161
f - 516.877.3297
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