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An internal competition is necessary when an external funding solicitation limits the number of submissions that can come from a single University or UEI number. Below, please find the current list of active and recent competitions. For open competitions, please follow the instructions sent out over the PI listserv and outlined in the competition in InfoReady. You can access open competitions by clicking on the "Apply to Open Limited Comps." button below. The outcome of past competitions are accessible below by filtering by competition title or sorting by the UNM or agency deadline. If you don't see a limited opportunity you are interested in here or if you have questions, please contact

UNM Deadline Competition Title Solicitation Agency Deadline # of UNM Slots & Awardee Names
Wed, 07/31/2024 - 12:00pm NSF, Focus on Recruiting Emerging Climate and Adaptation Scientists and Transformers (FORECAST) (NSF 24-558) PDF icon NSF FORECAST letter.pdf 1/29/2025 1 slot: TBN
Tue, 07/30/2024 - 12:00pm NIH, Advancing Research Careers (ARC) Institutionally-Focused Research Education Award to Promote Diversity (PAR-23- 221) PDF icon NIH ARC letter.pdf 01/29/2025 1 slot: TBN
Mon, 07/29/2024 - 12:00pm NIH, Collaborative Program Grant for Multidisciplinary Teams (PAR-23-077) PDF icon NIH Collaborative Program OVPR Letter.pdf 1/28/2025 2 slots: TBN
Wed, 07/24/2024 - 12:00pm NSF, EPSCoR Research Infrastructure Improvement-Focused EPSCoR Collaborations Program (RII-FEC) (NSF 24-573) PDF icon nsf24573.pdf Required LOI: 12/17/2024; Full proposals: 01/28/2025 1 slot: TBN
Mon, 07/22/2024 - 12:00pm NSF, EPSCoR Graduate Fellowship Program (EGFP) (NSF 24-588) PDF icon NSF EPSCor EGFP let.pdf 10/02/2024 1 slot: TBN
Fri, 07/19/2024 - 12:00pm NSF, Strengthening the Cyberinfrastructure Professionals Ecosystem (SCIPE) (NSF 23-521) PDF icon NSF SCIPE letter.pdf 1/16/2025 1 slot: "No Applicants"
Wed, 07/17/2024 - 12:00pm NIH, Enhancing Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math Educational Diversity (ESTEEMED) Research Education Experiences (R25 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) (PAR-20-223) PDF icon NIH ESTEEMED_2part.pdf Recommended Letter of Intent: 12/17/2024; Full Proposal: 1/17/2025 1 slot: TBN
Mon, 07/15/2024 - 12:00pm NEH, Summer Stipends PDF icon Summer Stipends 2024 Solicitation.pdf 9/18/2024 1 slot: TBN
Mon, 07/08/2024 - 12:00pm NSF, Advanced Computing Systems & Services: Adapting to the Rapid Evolution of Science and Engineering Research (NSF 23-518) PDF icon NSF Advanced Computing_2024.pdf 10/29/2024 1 slot: No Applicants
Tue, 07/02/2024 - 12:00pm NM Arts Program FY 2026 PDF icon NM Arts_Preproposal.pdf required advance review, 10/13/24; full deadline, 12/08/24 (anticipated) 1 slot: Subhankar Banerjee