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: September 8, 2014
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: August 11, 2014
External Deadline: November 25, 2014

PAR-14-076 – Postbaccalaureate Research Education Program (PREP) (R25)
Internal Deadline: August 4, 2014
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: July 21, 2014
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

NSF14-564 – Collections in Support of Biological Research (CSBR)
Internal Deadline: Contact the Office of Research if interested.
External Deadline: August 11, 2014

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

NSF-14-587 Partnerships for International Research and Education (PIRE)
Internal Deadline: August 4, 2014
Preliminary Proposal Due: October 21, 2014 (Required)
Full Proposal Due: May 15, 2015

NSF 13-529 NSF Scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (S-STEM)
Internal Deadline: Contact the Office of Research if interested.
External Deadline: August 12, 2014

NSF 14-570 – Theory Institute in Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics
Internal Deadline: August 25, 2014
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

BWF – Investigators in the Pathogenesis of Infectious Disease (PATH)
Internal Deadline: August 25, 2014
External Deadline: November 3, 2014

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

Rita Allen Foundation – Foundation Scholars
Internal Deadline: August 18, 2014
External Deadline: November 4, 2014 – January 26, 2015

Simons Foundation – Math+X Investigators
Internal Deadline: July 28, 2014
External Deadline: October 28, 2014

Simons Foundation – Simons Investigators in Mathematics, Physics, and Theoretical Computer Sciences
Internal Deadline: July 28, 2014
External Deadline: October 28, 2014

Simons Foundation – Mathematical Modeling of Living Systems
Internal Deadline: July 28, 2014
External Deadline: October 28, 2014