Funding Opportunities

Before you know it, the next round of AFRI Foundational and Challenge Area grants will be released. Although that release date is still a mystery, USDA NIFA has published an RFA Schedule that covers other opportunities. As noted on the page, these are not guaranteed dates.

Below are some additional opportunities. Find more on the department website at About Us >> Employee Resources >> Proposal Opportunities >> 2015 Proposal Deadlines and at 2016 Proposal Deadlines

October 15, 2015

Sigma Xi

Grants-in-Aid of Research

Grad student

Undergrad

link

October 15, 2016

OSU Discovery Themes

Seed Grants - Sustainable and Resilient Economy (SRE) Program - Letter of Intent (required)

Faculty

link

October 22, 2015

North Central Region Sustainable Agriculture Research & Education (NCR-SARE)

2016 Research and Education Grant Program Preproposals

Faculty

link

October 23, 2015

OSU Affordable Learning Exchange

Book Launch

Faculty

link

October 29, 2015

North Central Region Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education Program (NCR-SARE)

2016 Partnership Grant Program Proposals

Faculty

link

October 30, 2015

OSU CFAES

2015-2016 CFAES Equity and Inclusion Mini Grants

Faculty

Staff

Grad students

Undergrad

link

October 31, 2015

Diamond V

Diamond V Science & Technology Awards Program -  grant program designed to support innovative research, with a focus on improving the understanding of the role of yeast culture on animal health and nutrition

Faculty

link

November 1, 2015

Alpaca Research Foundation

Pre-proposals

Faculty

link

November 1, 2015

American Association for the Advancement of Science

AAAS Fellowship: Energy, Environment, Agriculture Program

Faculty

link

link-program areas

November 2, 2015

US Poultry & Egg Association

Research preproposals

Faculty

link

November 12, 2015

North Central Region Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education Program (NCR-SARE)

2016 Youth Educator Grant Program Proposals

Faculty

link

November 20, 2015

USDA FSA

Outreach and Education, Technical Assistance, and Financial Education for FSA Programs, Functions, and Activities

Faculty

link

November 20, 2015

Ohio Dairy Research Fund

Call for Research and Extension Proposals

Faculty

link (pdf)

contact: M. Eastridge

November 24, 2015

OSU Office of Research

Battelle Engineering, Technology and Human Affairs (BETHA) Endowment grant competition.

Faculty

link

December 1, 2015

US Jersey

Research Proposals

Faculty

link

December 3, 2015

North Central Region Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education Program (NCR-SARE)

2016 Farmer Rancher Grant Program Proposals

Faculty

link