Funding Opportunities 27 Feb 2018

TO:                        Faculty and Staff

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

SUBJECT:             Funding Opportunities 27 Feb 2018

 

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 

Comprehensive School Safety Initiative
NIJ-2018-14140
Synopsis:

The Comprehensive School Safety Initiative (CSSI) funds rigorous research to produce practical knowledge that can improve the safety of students and schools. The Initiative is carried out through partnerships between researchers, educators, and other stakeholders; including law enforcement, behavioral and mental health professionals, courts, and other justice system professionals. Projects funded under the CSSI are designed to improve understanding that can be applied to schools and school districts across the nation for years to come. This solicitation includes five funding categories with different expectations and requirements to accomplish the purposes of the CSSI.

Eligible Institutions:  Public Colleges and Universities
Closing Date:             7 May 2018
Program Funding:       $50,000,000
Award Ceiling:            $50,000,000
Award Floor:               none listed
Instrument Type:         Grant
Cost Sharing/Matching:          NO 

Link to the Solicitation: https://nij.gov/funding/Documents/solicitations/NIJ-2018-14140.pdf
Agency:  National Institute of Justice

 

Crop Protection and Pest Management Competitive Grants Program
USDA-NIFA-CPPM-006236
Synopsis:
The purpose of the Crop Protection and Pest Management program is to address high priority issues related to pests and their management using IPM approaches at the state, regional and national levels. The CPPM program supports projects that will ensure food security and respond effectively to other major societal pest management challenges with comprehensive IPM approaches that are economically viable, ecologically prudent, and safe for human health. The CPPM program addresses IPM challenges for emerging issues and existing priority pest concerns that can be addressed more effectively with new and emerging technologies. The outcomes of the CPPM program are effective, affordable, and environmentally sound IPM practices and strategies needed to maintain agricultural productivity and healthy communities.

Eligible Institutions:  Colleges and Universities
Closing Date:             8 May 2018
Program Funding:       $8,100,000
Award Ceiling:            $1,150,000
Award Floor:               none listed
Instrument Type:         Grant
Cost Sharing/Matching:  YES 

Link to the Solicitation: https://nifa.usda.gov/funding-opportunity/crop-protection-and-pest-management
Agency:  National Institute of Food and Agriculture

  

Research and Evaluation on Gangs and Gang Violence
NIJ-2018-13941
Synopsis:
The purpose of the Crop Protection and Pest Management program is to address high priority issues related to pests and their management using IPM approaches at the state, regional and national levels. The CPPM program supports projects that will ensure food security and respond effectively to other major societal pest management challenges with comprehensive IPM approaches that are economically viable, ecologically prudent, and safe for human health. The CPPM program addresses IPM challenges for emerging issues and existing priority pest concerns that can be addressed more effectively with new and emerging technologies. The outcomes of the CPPM program are effective, affordable, and environmentally sound IPM practices and strategies needed to maintain agricultural productivity and healthy communities.

Eligible Institutions:  Colleges and Universities
Closing Date:             24 Apr 2018
Program Funding:       $1,000,000
Award Ceiling:            $1,000,000
Award Floor:               none listed
Instrument Type:         Grant
Cost Sharing/Matching:  No 

Link to the Solicitation: https://nij.gov/funding/Documents/solicitations/NIJ-2018-13941.pdf
Agency:  National Institute of Justice