Funding Opportunities 4 May

TO:                  Faculty and Staff

FROM:            The Research Office and the Office of Sponsored Research and Programs

SUBJECT:        Funding Opportunities 4 May

All applications developed in response to a funding announcement are to be routed through the Office of Sponsored Research and Programs (OSRP) for university approval before being released to the external agency. Please inform us of your intent to submit as soon as you know you plan to apply and at least 30 days prior to the due date.

When there is a limit on the number of proposals that may be submitted for a solicitation, to ensure that the university submits the most competitive proposal, an internal review and selection process will be implemented. Please inform us of your intent to submit as soon as you know you plan to apply and at least 6 weeks prior to the due date or you may miss the internal selection deadline.

Please send notifications to sdudley@uncfsu.edu and information will be provided on the submission procedures and timelines.

Dr. Daryush Ila, Associate Vice Chancellor for Research, Tech Transfer Officer & RSO dila@uncfsu.edu x 2417
Dr. Leslie Evelyn, Director of Sponsored Research and  Programs, aevelyn@uncfsu.edu x 1644
Shenetta Dudley, Pre-Award Administrator sdudley@uncfsu.edu x1570
Carolyn Harris, Post Award Administrator charri35@uncfsu.edu x 2612
Dwane Hodges, Budget Officer dhodges1@uncfsu.edu x 1645
Dr. Carla Raineri Padilla, Compliance & Export Control Officer, cpadilla@uncfsu.edu x 1569
STEM Outreach BEST Robotics Grant
MDA-2017-DACV-STEM-0001

Synopsis: Missile Defense Agency (MDA) Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) outreach goal is to increase the awareness of K-12 and college students to science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, in order to enhance the number of U.S. scientists and engineers capable of solving future Missile Defense challenges in the Government, industry, and academia.

Eligible Institutions:  Public and State Controlled Institutions of Higher Education
Closing Date:             9 June 2017
Program Funding:        discretionary
Award Ceiling:             $50,000
Award Floor:                $10,500
Instrument Type:          Grant
Cost Sharing/Matching:  NO

Link to the Solicitation:  https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=293582
Agency:  Missile Defense Agency

Low Income Taxpayer Clinic
TREAS-GRANS-052018-001

Synopsis: Provide representation, education and advocacy for low income and ESL taxpayer

Eligible Institutions:  Public and State Controlled Institutions of Higher Education
Closing Date:             20 July 2017
Program Funding:        $12,000,000
Award Ceiling:             $100,000
Award Floor:                none listed
Instrument Type:          Grant
Cost Sharing/Matching:  YES

Link to the Solicitation: https://www.grantsolutions.gov/gs/preaward/previewPublicAnnouncement.do?id=58964
Agency:  Low Agency Taxpayer Clinic