For certain programs, sponsors allow only a limited number of applications per institution. Typically, there will be an open call to OSU faculty for expressions of interest for these limited submission opportunities. The Vice President for Research is the decision-making authority for determining which applications move forward for consideration.

Listed here are some of the solicitations for which OSU selects representatives. Faculty are welcome to identify such opportunities from these or any sources; contact Mary Phillips, Director, Office of Research Development before proceeding with submissions.

Click on a heading [Subject, Title, or Deadline] to sort the list by that column.

Limited Submission Opportunities

Sponsorsort ascending Title Expiration
US – India Educational Foundation United States – India Education Foundation (USIEF) Obama-Singh 21st Century Knowledge Initiative (OSI) Monday, September 8, 2014
National Science Foundation Innovation Corps Sites Program (I-Corps Sites) Monday, April 6, 2015
National Science Foundation Faculty Development in the Space Sciences (FDSS) Monday, June 29, 2015
National Science Foundation ADVANCE: Increasing the Participation and Advancement of Women in Academic Science and Engineering Careers – Institutional Transformation (ADVANCE IT) Monday, September 7, 2015
National Science Foundation Advancing Digitization of Biodiversity Collections (ADBC) Program Friday, July 18, 2014
National Science Foundation EarthScope National Office (ESNO) Monday, July 28, 2014
National Science Foundation Improvements in Facilities, Communications, and Equipment at Biological Field Stations and Marine Laboratories (FSML) Tuesday, October 14, 2014
National Science Foundation High Performance Computing System Acquisition (HPCSA): Continuing the Building of a More Inclusive Computing Environment for Science and Engineering Monday, March 17, 2014
National Science Foundation Partnerships for Innovation: Building Innovation Capacity (PFI: BIC) Monday, September 16, 2013
National Science Foundation Physics Frontiers Centers (PFC) Friday, May 10, 2013
National Science Foundation Scalable Nanomanufacturing (SNM) Monday, November 24, 2014
National Science Foundation Nanotechnology Undergraduate Education (NSF-NUE) in Engineering Friday, April 4, 2014
National Science Foundation Alliances for Graduate Education and the Professoriate (AGEP) - Transformation Monday, December 9, 2013
National Science Foundation Online Resource Center for Ethics Education in Science and Engineering (ORCEESE) Friday, May 17, 2013
National Science Foundation Materials Research Science and Engineering Centers (MRSEC) Friday, May 17, 2013
National Science Foundation Mid-Scale Innovations Program in Astronomical Sciences (MSIP) Monday, August 12, 2013
National Science Foundation Sustainability Research Networks (SRN) Competition 2014 Focus: Urban Sustainability Friday, February 28, 2014
National Science Foundation Research Traineeship (NRT) Program Monday, April 21, 2014
National Science Foundation International Research Network Connections (IRNC) Wednesday, May 7, 2014
National Science Foundation Partnerships for International Research and Education (PIRE) Monday, August 18, 2014
National Science Foundation Partnerships for Innovation: Accelerating Innovation Research-Technology Translation (PFI:AIR:TT) Monday, January 12, 2015
National Science Foundation Scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (S-STEM) Monday, June 23, 2014
National Science Foundation Collections in Support of Biological Research (CSBR) Monday, June 16, 2014
National Science Foundation Theory Institute in Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics Monday, October 13, 2014
National Science Foundation Research Experiences for Teachers (RET) in Engineering and Computer Science Monday, August 11, 2014
National Science Foundation ADVANCE: Increasing the Participation and Advancement of Women in Academic Science and Engineering Careers – Institutional Transformation Catalyst (ADVANCE IT Catalyst) Monday, August 10, 2015
National Science Foundation IUSE / Professional Formation of Engineers: Revolutionizing Engineering Departments (RED) Monday, September 1, 2014
National Science Foundation Natural Hazards Engineering Research Infrastructure 2015-2019 (NHERI) Monday, September 29, 2014
National Science Foundation Science and Technology Centers: Integrative Partnerships Monday, October 13, 2014
National Science Foundation Innovation Corps-Regional Node Program (I-Corps Node) Monday, February 16, 2015
National Science Foundation Major Research Instrumentation (NSF-MRI) Monday, September 29, 2014
National Science Foundation Industry/University Cooperative Research Centers (I/UCRC) Monday, November 3, 2014
National Science Foundation Cultivating Cultures for Ethical STEM (CCE STEM) Monday, December 22, 2014
National Institutes of Health Agricultural, Forestry and Fishing Safety and Health Research (UO1) Monday, July 7, 2014
National Institutes of Health Director’s Early Independence Awards (DP5) Monday, September 23, 2013
National Institute of Standards and Technology Community Resilience Center of Excellence Program Monday, August 18, 2014
Keck Foundation Keck Foundation Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Department of Homeland Security S&T Coastal Resilience Center of Excellence – Center Lead Monday, June 2, 2014
Department of Homeland Security S&T Critical Infrastructure Resilience Center of Excellence (CIRC) – Center Lead and Center Partner Monday, August 18, 2014
Camille & Henry Dreyfus Foundation Jean Dreyfus Boissevain Lectureship for Undergraduate Institutions
Camille & Henry Dreyfus Foundation Henry Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Awards Program Monday, March 17, 2014
Burroughs William Fund Investigators in the Pathogenesis of Infectious Disease Monday, November 3, 2014
Burroughs Wellcome Fund Career Awards for Medical Scientists Wednesday, October 1, 2014