Limited Submissions

The Penn State Limited Submission Program manages the response to research funding opportunities for which a limited number of submissions are permitted from Penn State.

The Vice President for Research (VPR), in close communication with the college research deans and interdisciplinary consortia directors, is charged with implementing the Penn State Limited Submission Procedure.

Please contact limitedsubs@psu.edu should you have any questions.

Calls for Interest

Potential Limited Opportunities Emails

 

Limited Submission Guidelines

GURU Policy # RAG20

Additional Resources

Limited Submission Guidelines (RAG20)

Administrative Committee on Research (ACOR)

 

Open Limited Submission Programs

NSF Limited Submissions:

Funding Agency Deadline to file Notice of Intent with Penn State OVPR Agency LOI Deadline Agency Final Deadline
NSF-Advance: Increasing the Participation and Advancement of Women in Academic Science and Engineering Careers

The Partnership track will support...

NSF Oct 03, 2016 Dec 14, 2016
National Science Foundation Research Traineeship (NRT) Program

Limit 4 per institution (2 for Traineeship Track; 2 for Innovations in Graduate Education Track).

NSF Jul 25, 2016 Dec 09, 2016 Feb 07, 2017
2016 NSF - Major Research Instrumentation Program NSF Aug 19, 2016 Jan 11, 2017

Foundation/Private Organization Limited Submissions:

Funding Agency Deadline to file Notice of Intent with Penn State OVPR Agency LOI Deadline Agency Final Deadline
Leadership Education in Adolescent Health (LEAH)

The purpose of this program is to prepare maternal and child health leaders in adolescent and young adult health within...

Department of Health and Human Services Health Resources and Services Administration Sep 19, 2016 Nov 10, 2016
2017 Blavatnik National Awards for Young Scientists

The nominee must:

Have been born in or after 1975.

Current faculty member holding a doctorate...

Sep 23, 2016 Nov 16, 2016
2017 Searle Scholars Program

The Searle Scholars Program gives grants to support independent research in medicine, chemistry, and the biological sciences for exceptional...

Jun 30, 2016 Sep 30, 2016
2017 W.M. Keck Foundation Research Program

Limit 2 per institution.

W.M. Keck Foundation Jul 01, 2016 Nov 01, 2016
Andrew W. Mellon Foundation New Directions Fellowship

Limit 1 per institution. Serious interdisciplinary research often requires established scholar-teachers to pursue...

Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Jul 01, 2016 Oct 14, 2016

Other Governmental Limited Submissions:

Funding Agency Deadline to file Notice of Intent with Penn State OVPR Agency LOI Deadline Agency Final Deadline
Leadership Education in Adolescent Health (LEAH)

The purpose of this program is to prepare maternal and child health leaders in adolescent and young adult health within...

Department of Health and Human Services Health Resources and Services Administration Sep 19, 2016 Nov 10, 2016
2017 Blavatnik National Awards for Young Scientists

The nominee must:

Have been born in or after 1975.

Current faculty member holding a doctorate...

Sep 23, 2016 Nov 16, 2016