University of Southern California

Research

Institutionally Limited External Competitions

Investigators interested in applying for limited submission awards must contact their School’s research dean. For additional questions, please contact the Office of Research at vprsch@usc.edu or (213) 740-6709.

Faculty should indicate their interest in being considered for a given competition prior to the internal selection process being initiated.

For a list of recurring institutionally limited competitions, please click here.

Advance to: National Science Foundation (NSF) || Foundations & Others

National Institutes of Health (NIH):

PAR-15-032 – Academic-Community Partnership Conference Series (R13)
Internal Deadline: Contact the Office of Research if interested.
External Deadline: November 17, 2015

PAR-13-341 – Bridges to the Doctorate (R25)
Internal Deadline: Contact the Office of Research if interested.
External Deadline: September 25, 2015 [updated 4/1/15]

RFA-16-004 – NIAMS Musculoskeletal Biology and Medicine Resource-based Centers (P30)
Internal Deadline: Contact the Office of Research if interested.
External Deadline: June 11, 2015

RFA-DK-14-002 – Nutrition Obesity Research Centers (NORCs) (P30)
Internal Deadline: Contact the Office of Research if interested.
External Deadline: June 18, 2015 [updated on 1/8/2015]

RFA-HG-14-004 – Predoctoral Training in Biomedical Big Data Science (T32)
Internal Deadline: Contact the Office of Research if interested.
External Deadline: July 27, 2015

PAR-14-228 – NIH Science Education Partnership Award (SEPA) (R25)
LOI: 30 days before the application due date
Internal Deadline: Contact the Office of Research if interested.
External Deadline: June 22, 2015

RFA-HL-16-017 – Summer Institute for Research Education in Biostatistics (R25)
LOI: May 1, 2015 (not required)
Internal Deadline: Contact the Office of Research if interested.
External Deadline: June 1, 2015

 

National Science Foundation (NSF):

NSF maintains a catalog of upcoming solicitations and grant programs that are institutionally limited competitions at its website.

NSF-14-573 – ADVANCE: Increasing the Participation and Advancement of Women in Academic Science and Engineering Careers (ADVANCE)
LOI: October 5, 2015 (IT Catalyst); November 5, 2015 (IT)
Internal Deadline: Contact the Office of Research if interested.
External Deadline: November 03, 2015 (IT Catalyst); January 20, 2016 (IT)

NSF-14-564 – Collections in Support of Biological Research (CSBR)
Internal Deadline: Contact the Office of Research if interested.
External Deadline: July 13, 2015

NSF-14-506 – Faculty Development in the Space Sciences (FDSS)
Internal Deadline: Contact the Office of Research if interested.
External Deadline: August 31, 2015

 

Foundations & Others:

American Diabetes Association – Pathway
Internal Deadline: Contact the Office of Research if interested.
External Deadline: July 1, 2015

Brain Research Foundation – Scientific Innovations Award in Neuroscience
LOI: July 1, 2015 (Required)
Internal Deadline: Contact the Office of Research if interested
External Deadline: October 1, 2015

NEH Summer Stipends
Internal Deadline: July 30, 2015; 5pm
External Deadline: October 1, 2015

PEW Biomedical Scholars
Internal Deadline: Contact the Office of Research if interested.
USC’s Nomination Due: July 15, 2015 (To be confirmed)
External Deadline: November 16, 2015 (To be confirmed)

William T Grant – Scholar Grants
Internal Deadline: May 25, 2015
External Deadline: July 8, 2015