Energy Center

Funding Opportunities

From time to time, various funding opportunities become available from different funding agencies. This page is designed to provide Purdue faculty doing research in Energy related fields a one stop access shop to these opportunities as they become available.


Application Deadline Title Agency Expected Number of Awards Estimated Total Program Funding Award Ceiling
8/12/2014 NSF Scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (S-STEM) NSF 100 $70,000,000 $600,000
8/19/2014 International Research Experiences for Students (IRES) NSF 12 $2,250,000 $250,000
8/31/2014 Indo-US Science and Technology Forum Public-Private Networked Joint Centres IUSSTF
9/4/2014 EPA Air, Climate and Energy (ACE) Centers: Science Supporting Solutions EPA 3 $30,000,000 $10,000,000
9/8/2014 NSF US-Japan Big Data and Disaster Research (BDD) NSF 8 $2,000,000
9/14/2014 Kaufmann Dissertation Fellowship Program proposals Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation 15 $225,000 $15,000
9/15/2014 Marion Milligan Mason Awards for Women in the Chemical Sciences AAAS 3 $150,000 $50,000
9/17/2014 Thermal Transport Processes
NSF 72 $7,047,000 $270,000
9/19/2014 Secure and Trustworthy Cyberspace (SaTC) NSF 73 $74,500,000 $10,000,000
9/24/2014 NSF Computer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE) Research Initiation Initiative (CRII) NSF 30 $4,500,000
9/26/2014 ARPA-E DE-FOA-0001002: Open Innovative Development in Energy-Related Applied Science (Open IDEAS) ARPA-E
9/30/2014 Chemical Catalysis
NSF 50 - -
10/1/2014 NSF Mechanics of Materials NSF 20
10/1/2014 Sensors and Sensing Systems (SSS) NSF
10/1/2014 University of Michigan: Tenure-track position in issues of sustainability;Contact University of Michigan
10/2/2014 NSF Partnerships for Innovation: Accelerating Innovation Research – Technology Translation (PFI:AIR-TT) NSF 35-40 $8,000,000 $800,000
10/21/2014 NSF CyberCorps®: Scholarship for Service (SFS) NSF 30 $25,000,000
11/3/2014 Energy, Power, and Adaptive Systems (EPAS)
NSF - - -
11/5/2014 Thermal Transport Processes NSF 72 $7,047,000
11/5/2014 NSF Catalysis and Biocatalysis NSF 16 $4,800,000
11/7/2014 Dow Postdoctoral Fellows in Sustainability University of Michigan
11/14/2014 Advancing Informal STEM Learning
NSF 46 $27,000,000 $3,000,000
11/20/2014 DOE Early Career Research Program, Office of Science NSF 20 $12,000,000
12/10/2014 NSF Expeditions in Computing
NSF 3-4 $30,000,000 $2,000,000/yr
12/11/2014 Partnership on Advanced Frontiers in Renewable Hydrogen Fuel Production via Solar Water Splitting Technologies
NSF/DOE 3-5 $18,000,000 $250,000
1/20/2015 NSF ADVANCE: Increasing the Participation and Advancement of Women in Academic Science and Engineering Careers NSF 20 $11,000,000
3/31/2015 Simons Foundation Collaborations in Mathematics and Physicals Sciences (MPS) Simons Foundation 2
3/31/2015 NASA Fellowships for Early Career Researchers NASA
Continuous DOC-NIST Measurement Science and Engineering (MSE) Research Grant Programs DOC-NIST
Continuous DOD-ONR Naval International Cooperative Opportunities in Science and Technology (NICOP) DOD-ONR
Continuous US Ignite: The Next Steps NSF
Continuous DOD Research Interests of the AFOSR BAA Air Force Office of Science Research - $350,000,000 $400,000
Continuous The Arthur Vining Davis Foundations Secondary Education Grants The Arthur Vining Davis Foundations - $200,000 -
Continuous NSF Catalyzing New International Collaborations NSF 30-40 $2,000,000 -
Continuous DOD Research Interests of the AFOSR BAA Air Force Office of Science Research - $350,000,000 $400,000
TBD DE-FOA-0001114: Notice of Intent to Issue Funding Opportunity Announcement "Clean Energy Supply Chain and Manufacturing Competitiveness Analysis for Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technologies" (No. DE-FOA-0000854) DOE


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About the Energy Center

The Center’s mission is to grow the Purdue energy research and education enterprise. We engage researchers and students in a community that delivers new discoveries and develops disruptive technologies with national and global impact.


Maureen McCann

Director, Energy Center,
Global Sustainability Institute

Pankaj Sharma

Managing Director, Energy Center,
Global Sustainability Institute

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203 South Martin Jischke Dr.
Purdue University
West Lafayette, IN 47907-1971