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									  This list represents federal grant and fellowship opportunities that regularly hold annual competitions. Deadlines vary year by year, check agency's website to confirm
dates. This is not a comprehensive list of all funding available. For more assistance searching for funding opportunities or determining upcoming deadlines contact Kathryn
                                                                Snider (SIPA 511, kksnider@fiu.edu, 305-348-0033)
Funder                                       Funding Opportunity           Description                                                 (varies)    Link
                                                                           This program supports individual faculty members at
                                           Awards for Faculty at Hispanic-                                                                         http://www.neh.gov/grants/research/awards-faculty-hispanic-serving-
                                                                           Hispanic-Serving Institutions pursuing research of value April
                                           Serving Institutions                                                                                    institutions
                                                                           to humanities scholars, students, or general audiences.

                                                                         Collaborative Research Grants support interpretive
                                                                         humanities research undertaken by a team of two or            December
                                           Collaborative Research Grants more scholars.                                                            http://www.neh.gov/grants/research/collaborative-research-grants
                                                                           The idea behind the Digging into Data Challenge is to
                                           Digging Into Data Challenge     address how "big data" changes the research landscape June              http://www.neh.gov/grants/odh/digging-data-challenge
                                                                           for the humanities and social sciences. 
   National Endowment for the Humanities

                                           Digital Humanities Start Up     This program is designed to encourage innovations in
                                                                                                                                       September   http://www.neh.gov/grants/odh/digital-humanities-start-grants
                                           Grants                          the digital humanities. 
                                           Digital Humanities              This program is designed to encourage innovations in                    http://www.neh.gov/grants/odh/digital-humanities-implementation-
                                           Implementation Grants           the digital humanities.                                                 grants
                                                                           Awards support fieldwork and other activities relevant
                                                                           to recording, documenting, and archiving endangered                     http://www.neh.gov/grants/preservation/documenting-endangered-
                                           Documenting Endangered          languages, including the preparation of lexicons,                       languages
                                           Languages                       grammars, text samples, and databases.
                                                                           This grant program supports faculty members in the
                                                                           teaching and development of a new course that will
                                           Enduring Questions                                                                          September   http://www.neh.gov/grants/education/enduring-questions
                                                                           foster intellectual community through the study of an
                                                                           enduring question.
                                                                           Fellowships support individuals pursuing advanced
                                                                           research that is of value to humanities scholars, general   May         http://www.neh.gov/grants/research/fellowships
                                           Fellowships                     audiences, or both.
National E
                            Fellowships for Advanced
                            Social Science Research on       Awards support research on modern Japanese society         May         http://www.neh.gov/grants/research/fellowships-advanced-social-
                            Japan                            and political economy,                                                 science-research-japan
                                                             This program supports projects that provide an essential
                            Humanities Collections and
                                                             underpinning for scholarship, education, and public                    http://www.neh.gov/grants/preservation/humanities-collections-and-
                            Reference Resources
                                                             programming in the humanities.                             July        reference-resources
                                                             These grants may be used to enhance the humanities
                            Humanities Initiatives Hispanic- content of existing programs, develop new programs, or
                            Serving Institutions             lay the foundation for more extensive endeavors in the                 http://www.neh.gov/grants/education/humanities-initiatives-hispanic-
                                                             future.                                                    June        serving-institutions
                                                             Scholarly Editions and Translations grants support the
                                                             preparation of editions and translations of pre-existing
                            Scholarly Editions and           texts and documents that are currently inaccessible or                 http://www.neh.gov/grants/research/scholarly-editions-and-
                            Translations Grants              available in inadequate editions.                          December    translations-grants
                            Summer Seminars and              These grants support faculty development programs in
                            Institutes                       the humanities for school teachers and for college and     March       http://www.neh.gov/grants/education/summer-seminars-and-institutes
                                                             university teachers.
                                                             Summer Stipends support individuals pursuing
                            Summer Stipends                  advanced research that is of value to humanities
                                                             scholars, general audiences, or both.                      September   http://www.neh.gov/grants/research/summer-stipends

                                                            The Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER)
                                                            Program is a Foundation-wide activity that offers the
                                                            National Science Foundation's most prestigious awards
                                                            in support of junior faculty who exemplify the role of
                                                            teacher-scholars through outstanding research,
                                                            excellent education and the integration of education
                                                            and research within the context of the mission of their
                            CAREER                          organizations.                                          July            http://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=503214
                                                            The primary objective of the Cultural Anthropology
tional Science Foundation

                                                            Program is to support basic scientific research on the
                                                            causes, consequences, and complexities of human social January and
                            Cultural Anthropology           and cultural variability.                               August          http://www.nsf.gov/sbe/bcs/anthro/cult_overview.jsp
       National Science Foundation
                                                                  The Decision, Risk and Management Sciences program
                                     Decision and Risk Management supports scientific research directed at increasing the
                                     Sciences                     understanding and effectiveness of decision making by        January and
                                                                  individuals, groups, organizations, and society.             August         http://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=5423
                                                                  This funding partnership between the National Science
                                                                  Foundation (NSF) and the National Endowment for the
                                                                  Humanities (NEH) supports projects to develop and
                                     Documenting Endangered       advance knowledge concerning endangered human
                                     Languages                    languages.                                                   September      http://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=12816
                                                                  The Economics program supports research designed to
                                                                  improve the understanding of the processes and
                                                                  institutions of the U.S. economy and of the world            January and
                                                                  system of which it is a part.                                August         http://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=5437
                                                                  The Geography and Spatial Sciences Program sponsors
                                     Geography and Spatial        research on the geographic distributions and
                                     Sciences                     interactions of human, physical, and biotic systems on
                                                                  the Earth's surface.                                         September      http://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=503621
                                                                  The Law & Social Sciences Program considers proposals
                                                                  that address social scientific studies of law and law-like
                                     Law & Social Sciences (LSS)  systems of rules.                                            January and July http://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=504727
                                                                  The Political Science Program supports scientific
                                                                  research that advances knowledge and understanding of        January and
                                     Political Science            citizenship, government, and politics.                       August         http://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=5418
                                                                  The Sociology Program supports basic research on all
                                                                  forms of human social organization -- societies,
                                                                  institutions, groups and demography -- and processes of      January and
                                                                  individual and institutional change.                         August         http://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=5369
U.S. Agency for

                                                                    USAID offers many one-time only grant opportunities in
                                                                    a variety of fields with deadlines throughout the year.
                                              All Programs          Visit their site for more information                                     http://usaid.gov/work-usaid/get-grant-or-contract
U.S. Department of Defense

                                                            NGA welcomes all innovative ideas for path-breaking
                                                            research that may advance the GEOINT mission. The
                               National Geospatial-         NGA mission is to provide timely, relevant, and accurate White papers       http://www.grants.gov/search/
                               Intelligence Agency Academic geospatial intelligence (GEOINT) in support of national accepted until      announce.do;jsessionid=KCyvQgKTS8Ppsg0pxMxS1vdQh3svztlxQhS2yv2
                               Research Program             security objectives.                                     April, 2013        MZQ2mQnPLdDmD!54841632

                                                              The Office of Net Assessment conducts and sponsors
                                                              analyses that compare the standing, trends, and future    December,       http://www.grants.gov/search/
                               Research and Studies for the   prospects of U.S. and foreign military capability and     February, and   synopsis.do;jsessionid=nvW7QgGPQ6tGmKyHXLp4tyjzJv93LnLmj6jGbYt8h
                               Office of Net Assessment       military potential.                                       April           sFFJBF5NWN8!54841632

                                                              This program provides funds to plan, develop, and carry
U.S. Department of Education

                               Undergraduate International    out programs to strengthen and improve undergraduate
                               Studies and Foreign Language   instruction in international studies and foreign
                               Program                        languages.                                                 June           http://www2.ed.gov/programs/iegpsugisf/index.html
                                                              Grants may be used to pay for all or a portion of the cost
                                                              of establishing or operating a center or program. Costs
                                                              may include faculty and staff stipends and salaries;
                                                              faculty, staff, and student travel; operation and
                                                              maintenance of overseas facilities; teaching and
                                                              research materials; the acquisition, maintenance, and
                                                              preservation of library collections; travel for visiting
                                                              scholars and faculty members who are teaching or
                                                              conducting research; preparation for and management
                               American Overseas Research     of conferences; and the publication and dissemination
                               Centers                        of material for the scholars and general public.           August         http://www2.ed.gov/programs/iegpsaorc/index.html
                                                              Additional programs can be found on the Department of
                               Additional Programs            Education Funding Forecast
                                                                The Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) offers a visiting
                                                                fellows program. The program facilitates collaboration
                                                                between academic scholars and government
    U.S. Department of Justice

                                 Bureau of Justice Statistics   researchers in survey methodology, statistics,
                                 Visiting Fellows               economics, and social sciences. BJS visiting fellows have
                                                                the unique opportunity to address some substantive,
                                                                methodological, and analytic issues relevant to BJS
                                                                programs, and to further knowledge and understanding June                 http://www.bjs.gov/content/fellows.cfm
                                 Building and Enhancing         of criminal justice system operations. Fellows conduct
                                                                This competition aims to support criminal justice
                                 Criminal Justice Researcher-   research at BJS or at their home site, use BJS data and
                                                                research and evaluation activities that include a
                                 Practitioner Partnerships      facilities, and interact with BJS staff. 
                                                                researcher-practitioner partnership component.            May             https://www.ncjrs.gov/pdffiles1/nij/sl000978.pdf
                                                                Annually the Department of Justice offers many one-
                                                                time only grant opportunities to support research in
                                                                various areas of criminal justice. See their website for
                                 Additional Programs            more details.                                                             http://www.justice.gov/business/
 of Labor

                                                                The Bureau of International Labor Affairs posts one-time
                                  Bureau of International Labor only opportunities related to international labor issues
                                       Affairs programs         throughout the year. See their website for more details.                  http://www.dol.gov/ILAB/grants/main.htm

                                                                The core Fulbright Scholar Program sends 800 U.S.
                                                                faculty and professionals abroad each year. Grantees
                                 Core Fulbright Scholar Program
    U.S. Department of State

                                                                lecture and conduct research in a wide variety of
                                                                academic and professional fields.                          August         http://www.cies.org/us_scholars/us_awards/

                                                                The Fulbright Specialist Program promotes linkages
                                                                between U.S. academics and professionals and their
                                                                counterparts at host institutions overseas. The program
                                 Fulbright Specialist Program
                                                                is designed to award grants to qualified U.S. faculty and
                                                                professionals, in select disciplines, to engage in short-
                                                                term collaborative 2 to 6 week projects at host
                                                                institutions in over 100 countries worldwide.                              http://www.cies.org/specialists/
                                                                                                                          Applications accepted at any time
U.S. Dep
                                         This program provides full support for graduate
                                         students, faculty, and independent scholars seeking to
                                         conduct in-country, independent research for three
                                         consecutive months to nine consecutive months in
           Title VIII Research Scholar   Central Asia, Moldova, Russia, the South Caucasus,
           Program                       Southeast Europe, and Ukraine.                           October   http://researchfellowships.americancouncils.org/researchscholar

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