Featured Funding Opportunities

Opportunity Name Application Deadline Funding Agency
Pathogenesis of Infectious Disease Burroughs Wellcome Fund
AI to Accelerate Inclusion Challenge Mastercard & Data.org
Medical Education Grants for Bladder Cancer Pfizer & Astellas
Hearing Restoration Research Program Department of Defense
Hematologic Toxicities of PARP Inhibitors – Research Grants Pfizer
Mental Health Award Wellcome Foundation
Research Grants – Multiple Sclerosis National Multiple Sclerosis Society
Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program - Multiple Opportunities Department of Defense
Investigator Initiated Research Grants – Multiple Sclerosis National Multiple Sclerosis Society
Climate Change and Human Health Seed Grants Burroughs Wellcome Fund
Artificial Intelligence Driven RF Integrated Circuit Design Enablement National Semiconductor Technology Center
Macular Degeneration Research BrightFocus Foundation
Peer Reviewed Cancer, Career Development Award- Scholar Option Department of Defense
Peer Reviewed Cancer, Patient Well-Being and Survivorship Award Department of Defense
Melanoma Research Program - Multiple Opportunities Department of Defense
Collaborative Research Grant- Cystic Fibrosis Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
Impacting Blood Cancers through Clinical Repurposing Trials Cures Within Reach
AI for Climate and Nature Grand Challenge Bezos Earth Fund
Juvenile Myositis Research Cure JM Foundation
Childhood Eczema Challenge Grant National Eczema Association
Eczema Champion Research Grant National Eczema Association
Suicide Prevention Research Grants American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Research Program - Multiple Opportunities Department of Defense
Alzheimer’s Disease Research Program BrightFocus Foundation
Quality Improvement Competitive Grant Program – Migraine & Headache Research American Headache Society & Pfizer
BOLT Grant Program – Internet Development & Connectivity Internet Society Foundation
Reconstructive Transplant Research Program – Multiple Opportunities Department of Defense
Breakthrough Crop Challenge Foundation for Food & Agriculture Research
Prostate Cancer Research Program - Multiple Opportunities Department of Defense
Neurofibromatosis Research Program Department of Defense
Opportunity Name Application Deadline Funding Agency
Pathogenesis of Infectious Disease Burroughs Wellcome Fund
AI to Accelerate Inclusion Challenge Mastercard & Data.org
Medical Education Grants for Bladder Cancer Pfizer & Astellas
Hearing Restoration Research Program Department of Defense
Hematologic Toxicities of PARP Inhibitors – Research Grants Pfizer
Mental Health Award Wellcome Foundation
Research Grants – Multiple Sclerosis National Multiple Sclerosis Society
Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program - Multiple Opportunities Department of Defense
Investigator Initiated Research Grants – Multiple Sclerosis National Multiple Sclerosis Society
Climate Change and Human Health Seed Grants Burroughs Wellcome Fund
Artificial Intelligence Driven RF Integrated Circuit Design Enablement National Semiconductor Technology Center
Macular Degeneration Research BrightFocus Foundation
Peer Reviewed Cancer, Career Development Award- Scholar Option Department of Defense
Peer Reviewed Cancer, Patient Well-Being and Survivorship Award Department of Defense
Melanoma Research Program - Multiple Opportunities Department of Defense
Collaborative Research Grant- Cystic Fibrosis Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
Impacting Blood Cancers through Clinical Repurposing Trials Cures Within Reach
AI for Climate and Nature Grand Challenge Bezos Earth Fund
Juvenile Myositis Research Cure JM Foundation
Childhood Eczema Challenge Grant National Eczema Association
Eczema Champion Research Grant National Eczema Association
Suicide Prevention Research Grants American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Research Program - Multiple Opportunities Department of Defense
Alzheimer’s Disease Research Program BrightFocus Foundation
Quality Improvement Competitive Grant Program – Migraine & Headache Research American Headache Society & Pfizer
BOLT Grant Program – Internet Development & Connectivity Internet Society Foundation
Reconstructive Transplant Research Program – Multiple Opportunities Department of Defense
Breakthrough Crop Challenge Foundation for Food & Agriculture Research
Prostate Cancer Research Program - Multiple Opportunities Department of Defense
Neurofibromatosis Research Program Department of Defense
Opportunity Name Application Deadline Funding Agency
Small Grant Program Center for Social and Behavioral Science

Limited Submissions have a restricted number of applications per institution and require a special campus process to apply, including additional steps such as filing a Notice of Intent (NOI) and an Internal Pre-Proposal for Review by a Campus Selection Committee. For questions regarding limited submissions, email Richard Sallee at limitedsubs@illinois.edu.

See the Required Limited Submissions Process

 

Opportunity Name Funding Agency Internal Pre-Proposal Deadline Application Deadline Status Internal Applications Active?
NSTC Workforce Partner Alliance Program (WFPA) Call for Proposals (CFP) NSTC Limited Submission Active
Schmidt Science Polymath Program Schmidt Science Polymaths Limited Submission Active
Summer Stipends National Endowment for the Humanities Limited Submission Active
Searle Scholars Program Searle Limited Submission Active
Advanced Computing Systems & Services: Adapting to the Rapid Evolution of Science and Engineering Research National Science Foundation Limited Submission Active
National Science Foundation Research Traineeship Institutional Partnership Pilot (NRT-IPP) Program National Science Foundation Limited Submission Closed
Quantum Information Science Enabled Discovery (QUANTISED 2.0) for High Energy Physics Department of Energy Limited Submission Closed
Mallinckrodt Grant Program Mallinckrodt Foundation Limited Submission Closed
Fusion Innovation Research Engine (FIRE) Collaboratives Department of Energy Limited Submission Closed
Pew-Stewart Scholars for Cancer Research Pew Foundation Limited Submission Closed
Partnerships for Innovation (PFI) National Science Foundation Limited Submission Closed
Electronics Scrap Recycling Advancement Prize Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy Limited Submission Closed
MacArthur Foundation 100&Change MacArthur Foundation Limited Submission Closed
MacArthur Foundation 100&Change MacArthur Foundation Limited Submission Closed
Pew Biomedical Scholars Pew Foundation Limited Submission Closed
NSF Regional Innovation Engines National Science Foundation Limited Submission Closed
National Science Foundation Research Traineeship (NRT) Program National Science Foundation Limited Submission Closed
Major Research Instrumentation Program (MRI) National Science Foundation Limited Submission Closed
Environmental and Climate Justice Community Change Grants Program Environmental Protection Agency Limited Submission Closed