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Internal competition is necessary when an external funding solicitation mandates a limited number of submissions to come from a single University or Duns Number. Below, please find the current list of active and recent competitions. Please follow the directions available in the related PDF to submit to the internal competition. Instructions are also sent out to the PI Listserv. If you are not currently getting those emails, please join that list by clicking HERE. Past competitions are accessible through the annual archives available below. Archived competitions are collated according to their UNM internal competition deadline year. 

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UNM Deadline Award Title File Download Agency Deadline Awardee
Wed, 08/30/2017 - 12:00pm NSF: Advancing Digitization of Biodiversity Collections (ADBC) NSF 15-576 PDF icon NSF ADBC_OVPR_SOI 2017.pdf 10/13/17 no proposals
Fri, 08/25/2017 - 12:00pm NIH NINDS Neuroscience Development for Advancing the Careers of a Diverse Research Workforce (R25) (PAR-17-312) PDF icon NIH Neuroscience Development SOI 2017.pdf 09/25/17 no proposals
Fri, 08/25/2017 - 12:00pm NIH Bridges to the Baccalaureate Program (R25) PAR-17-210 AND NIH Bridges to the Doctorate Program (R25) PAR-17-209 PDF icon Bridges to the Bacc and Doctorate_SOI_2017.pdf 9/25/2017 no proposals
Thu, 08/24/2017 - 12:00pm NSF: Computer & Information Science & Engineering (CISE) Research Infrastructure (CRI) Institutional Infrastructure (II) - NSF 17-581 PDF icon NSF CISE Research Infrastructure_SOI.pdf Required preliminary proposals due 11/2/2017. Full proposals due 1/11/2018. Eirini Eleni Tsiropoulou, Matthew Lakin, Patrick Bridges
Wed, 08/16/2017 - 12:00pm NSF: Advancing Informal STEM Learning (AISL) NSF 17-573 PDF icon NSF AISL_OVPRltr.pdf 11/06/2017 Ted Jojola & Andrea Polli; Christopher Lippitt, Rafael Fierro & Caitlin Lippitt; Andrea Polli, Tim Schroeder & Fernando Moreu
Tue, 08/15/2017 - 12:00pm National Endowment for the Humanities: Summer Stipend Grant Program PDF icon NEH_SumStip2017_OVPRltr.pdf 09/27/2017 Rosa Vallejos & Kimberle Lopez
Tue, 08/08/2017 - 12:00pm NSF: Innovations in Graduate Education (IGE) Program NSF 17-585 PDF icon NSF IGE_OVPRltr 2017.pdf 10/25/2017 (Limit = 2. There is still one slot available) Heather Canavan
Tue, 08/08/2017 - 12:00pm NM Department of Health: Suicide Prevention Services (RFP# 665-18-00001) PDF icon NMDOH RFP.pdf 8/30/2017 Molly McCoy Brack
Mon, 08/07/2017 - 12:00pm Simons Foundation Investigators in the Mathematical Modeling of Living Systems Program PDF icon OVPR_Simons Foundation_2017_statement of interest.pdf 10/31/2017 (Sponsor allows a total of 2 nominations so there is one spot open) Matthew Lakin
Mon, 07/10/2017 - 5:00pm Searle Scholars Program PDF icon Searle Scholars_OVPRltr 2017.pdf 09/29/2017 no proposals