Limited Submissions


Purdue Internal Deadlines for Proposals

Download: Limited Submission Proposal and Review Process

Download: Letter of Intent Template for All Limited Submissions

Comprehensive listing of NSF Limited Submission RFPs

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Program Name

Letter of Intent Due to OVPR

Preproposal Due

Rankings Due

Internal Review Meeting

Agency Deadline

Preproposal Template

NSF Innovation Corps - Regional Node Program (I-Corps Node) 10/14/13 Submitters will be notified of next steps following internal deadline for LOIs.   4/18/14 I-Corps LOI
NIH Diabetes Research Centers (P30) Contact by November 25   6/17/14  
Keck Foundation's Medical Research Program 11/25/13 12/16/13 12/23/13 12/20/13 5/1/14 Click Here
Keck Foundation's Science & Engineering Research Program 11/25/13 12/16/13 12/23/13 12/20/13 5/1/14 Click Here
NIH Jointly Sponsored Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award Institutional Predoctoral Training Program in the Neurosciences (T32) Contact by January 13   5/25/14  
NIH Botanical Dietary Supplement Research Centers (BDSRC) (P50) Contact by January 13   6/6/14  
NEA Challenge America Fast-Track Contact by January 15   5/8/14  
NIH Environmental Health Sciences Core Centers (EHS CC) (P30) Contact by January 22   4/22/14  
American Honda Foundation Contact OVPR by 2/3/14 2/24/14 3/3/14   5/1/14 Click Here
NIH Centers for AIDS Research and Developmental Centers for AIDS Research (P30) Contact by February 10   7/28/14  
NSF Sustainability Research Networks Competition (SRN) 2/10/14 3/3/14 3/10/14   4/29/14  
NIH Alzheimer's Disease Core Centers (P30) Contact by February 17   5/14/14  
NIH Alzheimer's Disease Research Centers (50) Contact by February 17   5/14/14  
HHS-CDC Occupational Safety and Health Education and Research Centers (T42) Contact by March 3   8/14/14  
NSF High Performance Computing System Acquisition 3/3/14 3/26/14 3/31/14   5/14/14  
HHS-CDC National Center of Excellence for the Prevention of Childhood Agricultural Injuries (U54) 3/3/14 3/26/14 3/31/14   5/2/14  
DOE Bioenergy Technology Incubator N/A 3/10/14 TBD   5/23/14 Click Here
DOE Clean Energy Manufacturing Innovation Institute for Composite Materials and Structures N/A 3/10/14 TBD   4/22/14 - Concept paper; 6/19/14 - Application Click Here
NSF Nanotechnology Undergraduate Education (NUE) in Engineering 3/10/14 3/31/14 4/7/14   5/27/14 Click Here
NIH Initiative for Maximizing Student Development (IMSD) (R25) Contact by March 12   5/1/14  
NEH Challenge Grants Contact by March 12   5/1/14  
NIH Consortium for Food Allergy Research (U19) Contact by March 24   6/19/14  
NIH Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Research Centers (U54) Contact by March 24   5/6/14  
NSF Scalable Nanomanufacturing (SNM) 3/31/14 4/21/14 4/28/14 5/2/14 6/16/14 Click Here
NSF Cultivating Cultures for Ethical STEM (CCE STEM) 3/31/14 4/21/14 4/28/14   6/17/14 Click Here
NSF Innovation Corps Sites Program (I-Corps Sites) Contact by April 7   6/27/14  
NSF Research Traineeship (NRT) Program 4/7/14 4/28/14 5/5/14 5/6/14

5/20/14 - LOI;

6/24/14 - Proposal

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USDA National Clean Plant Network (NCPN) Contact by April 7   5/23/14  
NIH Blueprint Program for Enhancing Neuroscience Diversity through Undergraduate Research Education Experiences (R25) Contact by April 7   5/28/14  
NIH Team-Based Design in Biomedical Engineering Education (R25) Contact by April 7   5/13/14  
EPA Smart Growth Information Clearinghouse Contact by April 7   5/12/14  
Allen Famaily Foundation Allen Distinguished Investigators Program - Artificial Intelligence Focus Contact by April 7   5/30/14  
DOE Technology Incubator for Wind Energy Innovations N/A 4/14/14 TBD  

4/28/14 - Concept paper;

5/30/14 - Application
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DOE Wind Forecasting Improvement Project in Complex Terrain Contact by April 14  

5/5/14 - Concept paper;

6/5/14 - Application

USAID Farmer to Farmer Special Program Support Project Contact by April 17  

4/24/14 - Concept paper;

6/6/14 - Invited application

NIH Claude D. Pepper Older Americans Independence Centers (P30) Contact by April 21   6/24/14  
NSF International Research Network Connections (IRNC) Contact by April 21 if you plan an IRNC:Backbone proposal.   7/7/14  
DOE Marine and Hydrokinetic (MHK) Research & Development University Consortium Contact by April 21   5/30/14  
ED-IES Research Training Programs in the Education Sciences Contact by April 21 if you plan a Predoctoral Interdisciplinary Research Training Program  

6/6/14 - LOI;

9/4/14 - Application

HHS-NIOSH Agricultural, Forestry and Fishing Safety and Health Research (U01) Contact by April 21   6/9/14  
DOE Biological and Chemical Upgrading for Advanced Biofuels and Products N/A 4/23/14 TBD   5/1/14 - Concept paper; 6/13/14 - Application Click Here
DHS Coastal Resilience Center of Excellence Contact by April 28 if you plan a Center Lead proposal.   7/3/14  
DHS Center of Excellence - Center for Borders, Trade and Immigration Research (CBTIR) Contact by April 28 if you plan a Center Lead proposal.   7/3/14  
NSF Earthscope National Office Contact by May 5   9/26/14