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-13-333 NIH Bridges to Baccalaureate Program (R25)
Internal Deadline: Contact the Office of Research if interested.
External Deadline: September 25, 2014

PAR-13-065 Interdisciplinary Complementary and Integrative Health Clinical Research Training Award
LOI: December 28, 2014
Internal Deadline: Contact the Office of Research if interested.
External Deadline: January 28, 2015

PAR-13-362 – NIH Neurological Sciences Academic Development Award (K12)
Internal Deadline: Contact the Office of Research if interested.
External Deadline: October 12, 2014

RFA-DK-14-002 – Nutrition Obesity Research Centers (NORCS) (P30)
LOI: 30 days prior to the application due date
Internal Deadline: Contact the Office of Research if interested.
External Deadline: November 25, 2014

PAR-14-076 – Postbaccalaureate Research Education Program (PREP) (R25)
Internal Deadline: Contact the Office of Research if interested.
External Deadline: January 25, 2015

 

National Science Foundation (NSF):

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

NSF14-573 – ADVANCE: Increasing the Participation and Advancement of Women in Academic Science and Engineering Careers
LOI: August 11, 2014 (Required)
Internal Deadline: Contact the Office of Research if interested.
External Deadline: September 22, 2014

NSF 13-569 – Advancing Digitization of Biodiversity Collections (ADBC)
Internal Deadline: Contact the Office of Research if interested.
External Deadline: October 17, 2014

NSF-14-553 – EarthScope National Office (ESNO)
Internal Deadline: Contact the Office of Research if interested.
External Deadline: September 24, 2014

NSF-13-517 – Major Research Instrumentation Program (MRI)
Internal Deadline: Contact the Office of Research if interested.
External Deadline: January 22, 2015

NSF-14-605 Natural Hazards Engineering Research Infrastructure (2014-2019) (NHERI)
Internal Deadline: September 29, 2014
External Deadline: December 3, 2014

NSF-14-600 Science and Technology Centers: Integrative Partnerships
Internal Deadline: September 15, 2014
Preliminary Proposal: December 11, 2014 (Required)
Full Proposal: June 16, 2015

NSF 14-570 – Theory Institute in Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics
Internal Deadline: Contact the Office of Research if interested.
External Deadline: December 8, 2014

 

Foundations & Others:

BWF – Career Awards for Medical Scientists
Internal Deadline: Contact the Office of Research if interested.
External Deadline: October 1, 2014

Dr. Ernest J. Ring Academic Development Grant
Internal Deadline: September 8, 2014
External Deadline: December 14, 2014

Obama-Singh 21st Century Knowledge Initiative
Internal Deadline: September 15, 2014
External Deadline: November 3, 2014

Paul G. Allen Family Foundation – Allen Distinguished Investigators (ADI) Program Life Science Focus
Internal Deadline: Contact the Office of Research if interested.
External Deadline: October 31, 2014

Rita Allen Foundation – Foundation Scholars
Internal Deadline: Contact the Office of Research if interested.
External Deadline: November 4, 2014 – January 26, 2015

Simons Foundation – Math+X Investigators
Internal Deadline: Contact the Office of Research if interested.
External Deadline: October 28, 2014