Thursday, December 6, 2012

Avon Healthy Relationship College Program

The Avon Foundation for Women has launched its Healthy Relationship College Program to educate college populations about domestic abuse.  For more information, visit the WOU Sponsored Research Office's Student Services Funding Opportunities web page.

Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Pearson Early Career Grants for Psychology

The American Psychological Foundation announced a request for proposals for the Pearson Early Career Grants program.  More information available on the Psychology Funding Opportunities webpage (

Monday, August 20, 2012

Funding for Contemporary Arts Performances

Grants of $10,000 - $45,000 are available through the MAP Fund for contemporary arts performances.  For more information, visit the Creative Arts Funding Opportunity web page.

Friday, July 27, 2012

Maternal & Child Health Research Program Announced

Maternal & Child Health Research Program announcement posted on both Special Education Funding Opportunities webpage and Health & PE Funding Opportunity webpage.

Friday, July 20, 2012

Advancing Informal STEM Learning (NSF)

NSF's Advancing Informal STEM Learning (ASIL) has been added to the Natural Sciences Funding Opportunity webpage and the Teacher Education Funding Opportunity webpage.

Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Transforming Undergraduate Education in STEM

NSF's Transforming Undergraduate Education in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (TUES) has been released with a due date of January 15, 2013.  For more information, visit the Natural Sciences & Mathematics Funding Opportunity webpage.

Monday, July 9, 2012

Tuesday, June 5, 2012

Free access to journal articles?

Access2Research, the advocacy group advocating for free access to journal articles arising from taxpayer funded research, has received enough signatures on its online petition to warrant a response from the White House.  The full wording of the petition can be found on the Access2Research website

Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Psychology & Health Grants added

Improving the Lives of Older Adults has been posted on the Psychology Funding Opportunity webpage and Healthy Eating Research has been posted on the Health & PE Funding Opportunity site.

Friday, May 11, 2012

New Opportunities Posted

Two new funding opportunities have been posted on the Special Education and Criminal Justice funding pages.

Thursday, March 8, 2012

Roadmaps to Health Community Grants posted

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation's Roadmaps to Health Community Grants program will support communities working to implement policy or system changes to address one of the social or economic factors that, as defined by the County Health Rankings, most strongly influence health outcomes in their community. These include education, employment and income, family and social support, and community safety. For more information, visit the Health and Physical Education Funding Opportunity website.

Saturday, February 25, 2012

Investing in Innovation Fund RFP to be released

The request for pre-proposals for the Investing in Innovation Fund will be released February 27, 2012. More information about this U.S. Department of Education funding opportunity can be found at

RGK Foundation grants in Education, Community & Health

RGK Foundation awards grants in the broad areas of Education, Community, and Health/Medicine.

The Foundation's primary interests within Education include programs that focus on formal K-12 education (particularly mathematics, science and reading), teacher development, literacy, and higher education.

Within Community, the Foundation supports a broad range of human services, community improvement, abuse prevention, and youth development programs. Human service programs of particular interest to the Foundation include children and family services, early childhood development, and parenting education. The Foundation supports a variety of Community Improvement programs including those that enhance non-profit management and promote philanthropy and voluntarism. Youth development programs supported by the Foundation typically include after-school educational enrichment programs that supplement and enhance formal education systems to increase the chances for successful outcomes in school and life. The Foundation is also interested in programs that attract female and minority students into the fields of mathematics, science, and technology.

The Foundation's current interests in the area of Health/Medicine include programs that promote the health and well-being of children, programs that promote access to health services, and Foundation-initiated programs focusing on ALS.

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New Grant opportunities posted

New grant opportunities have been posted in Health & PE, Social Sciences, Humanities, and Teacher Education.

Wednesday, February 1, 2012

Wednesday, January 25, 2012

Friday, January 20, 2012

Education and Social Science opportunities updated

Three new grant opportunities have been posted: (1) Ashoka Changemakers competition on the Social Sciences website; (2) Autism Speaks on the Special Education website; and (3) NSF Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship program on the Teacher Education website.

Tuesday, January 17, 2012

NSF Computing Education for the 21st Century

The National Science Foundation's Computing Education for the 21st Century request for proposals has been posted on the Computer Sciences Funding Opportunity webpage and the Teacher Education Funding Opportunity webpage. Proposals are due April 9, 2012.

Wednesday, January 11, 2012