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 email@example.com should you have any questions.
Currently Accepting Notices of Intent/Proposals
If you would like to be considered as a Penn State institutional applicant for one of these opportunities, please submit a Proposal or Notice of Intent. Depending on the level of interest, a downselect competition may be held.
|Funding Agency||OVPR NOI Deadline||OVPR Downselect Deadline||Agency Final Deadline|
|The Conservation, Food & Health Foundation Grant||The Conservation, Food and Health Foundation||Friday, December 1, 2017 - 4:00pm||Jan 01, 2018|
|ORAU Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Awards||Oak Ridge Associated Universities||Friday, December 8, 2017 - 4:00pm||Jan 08, 2018|
|Dreyfus Foundation: Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Awards||Dreyfus Foundation through Corporate & Foundation Relations||Friday, December 1, 2017 - 4:00pm||Feb 08, 2018|
|Gordon & Betty Moore Foundation: Inventor Fellows Competition||Gordon & Betty Moore Foundation through Corporate & Foundation Relations||Monday, January 8, 2018 - 4:00pm||Feb 12, 2018|
|NSF 15-528 Cultivating Cultures for Ethical STEM (CCE STEM)||NSF||Monday, December 18, 2017 - 4:00pm||Feb 15, 2018|
|Agilent Early Career Professor Award||Agilent||Friday, January 5, 2018 - 4:00pm||Feb 28, 2018|
|DE-FOA-0001810: Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Basic Energy Sciences||Dept. of Energy - Office of Basic Energy Sciences||Monday, December 18, 2017 - 4:00pm||Apr 11, 2018|
Currently in Downselect
Penn State may only submit a specific number of proposals to these funding opportunities. The number of NOIs received require that an internal competition take place, thus, a downselect process has commenced. No Penn State researchers may apply to any opportunity listed on this page outside of this downselect process.
All current downselect applications are provided in the InfoReady system, at psu.infoready4.com. You may also click on the titles below to apply for limited submission awards that are currently in downselect. (This link opens in a new window; Penn State WebAccess log in required to see application.)
|OVPR Downselect Deadline||Agency LOI Deadline||Agency Final Deadline|
(CLOSED) - 2017/18 NSF - Major Research Instrumentation (MRI) Downselect competition
|Sep 07, 2017||Jan 10, 2018|
(CLOSED) - NSF Major Research Instrumentation NOI
Synopsis of Program:
The Major Research Instrumentation Program (MRI) serves to increase...
|Jan 10, 2018|
(CLOSED) NSF 16-594 ADVANCE: Increasing the Participation and Advancement of Women in Academic Science and Engineering Careers (ADVANCE) - Partnerships
|Dec 01, 2017||Dec 12, 2017||Jan 10, 2018|
NSF 18-511 - Partnerships for Innovation (PFI)
The NSF Partnerships for Innovation (PFI) Program within the Division of Industrial Innovation...
|Dec 04, 2017||Feb 01, 2018|
(CLOSED) - NSF 18-507 National Science Foundation Research Traineeship (NRT) Program
The NSF Research Traineeship (NRT) program is designed to encourage the development...
|Nov 17, 2017||Dec 06, 2017||Feb 06, 2018|
|Funding Agency||Agency LOI Deadline||Agency Final Deadline|
(CLOSED) - NIH - Postbaccalaureate Research Education Program (PREP) (R25)
The NIH Research Education Program (R25) supports research education activities in the mission...
|NIH||Jan 24, 2018|