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Collections in Support of Biological Research (CSBR) NSF 15-577

The Collections in Support of Biological Research (CSBR) Program provides funds: 1) for improvements to secure and organize collections that are significant to the NSF BIO-funded research community; 2) to secure collections-related data for sustained, accurate, and efficient accessibility to the biological research community; and 3) to transfer ownership of collections.

July 25, 2017

Due to OSP:
August 7, 2017

Due to sponsor:
August 14, 2017

Big Data Regional Innovation Hubs: Establishing Spokes to Advance Big Data Applications (BD Spokes) NSF 17-546

NSF 17-546, is the second call for BD Spoke proposals. The proposals will be awarded in FY 2018. Collaborating with BD Hubs, each BD Spoke will focus on a particular topic that requires Big Data approaches and solutions. The regional BD Hub Steering Committee will provide general guidance to each BD Spoke and will assist the BD Spoke in coordinating with the national BD Hub network, with other BD Spokes, and with the broader innovation ecosystem.

August 10, 2017

Due to OSP:
September 11, 2017

Due to Sponsor:
September 18, 2017

NIH Director's Early Independence Awards (DP5) The NIH Director’s Early Independence Awards provide an opportunity for exceptional junior scientists to accelerate their entry into an independent research career by forgoing the traditional post-doctoral training period. By the end of the award period, the Early Independence investigator is expected to be competitive for continued funding of his/her research program and for a permanent research-oriented position.  August 10, 2017

Due to OSP:
September 14, 2017

Due to sposer:
September 22, 2017 

2018 Searle Scholars Program The Searle Scholars Program supports research of outstanding individuals who have recently begun their appointment at the assistant professor level, and whose appointment is their first tenure-track position at one of the 163 participating institutions. (MIT is a participating institution) August 11, 2017

Due to OSP:          
September 21, 2017

Due to the Sponsor:
September 29, 2017

2018 Beckman Young Investigators Award The Beckman Young Investigator (BYI) Program provides research support to the most promising young faculty members in the early stages of their academic careers in the chemical and life sciences, particularly to foster the invention of methods, instruments and materials that will open up new avenues of research in science. July 17, 2017

Due to Foundation:
August 14, 2017

2017 Banting Fellowship

The Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships program provides funding to the very best postdoctoral applicants, both nationally and internationally, who will positively contribute to Canada’s economic, social and research-based growth.

August, 14, 2017

Due to OSP:  
September 13, 2017

Due to the Sponsor:
Sepbember 20, 2017

2018 Mallinckrodt Grant Applications

The funds are designed to provide faculty members who hold M.D. and/or Ph.D. degrees, and who are in the first to fourth year of a tenure-track position, with support to move the project forward to the point where R01 or other independent funding can be obtained.  Applicants with current R01 funding should not apply.

June 22, 2017

Due to OSP: July 21, 2017

Due to Foundation:
August 1, 2017

2018 Millennium Technology Prize The prize encourages further cutting-edge research and development and is thus not intended as a reward for lifetime achievement. The Prize also highlights the Finnish practical and solution-focused mindset — one of the great strengths of Finland — to the whole world. NA Due: July 31, 2017