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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
Thu, 01/10/2019 - 12:00pm National Endowment for Humanities (NEH) Preservation Assistance Grants for Smaller Institutions PDF icon OVPR_NEH_Preservation_Assistant_preproposal.pdf 01/31/2019 no proposals
Wed, 12/19/2018 - 12:00pm Moore Inventor Fellows PDF icon OVPR_Moore Inventor Fellows_Letter 2019.pdf 03/04/19 Sang Eon Han, Yi He
Wed, 12/19/2018 - 12:00pm NIH Graduate Research Training Initiative for Student Enhancement (G-RISE) (T32) PDF icon PAR-19-102_ Graduate Research Training Initiative for Student Enhancement (G-RISE) (T32).pdf 05/21/2019 Heather Canavan
Mon, 12/17/2018 - 12:00pm Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Awards Program PDF icon Camille Dreyfus_LC_PrelimProp_2019.pdf 02/07/2019 Victor Acosta
Mon, 12/10/2018 - 12:00pm Craig H. Neilsen Foundation’s Creating Opportunity & Independence (CO&I) Grant Program PDF icon CO&I_OVPR_Letter_2019_PrelimProp.pdf Rqd LOI due 01/18/2019 at 3PM MT no proposals
Tue, 12/04/2018 - 12:00pm NSF: Improving Undergraduate STEM Education: Hispanic- Serving Institutions (HSI Program) PDF icon nsf19540.pdf 03/06/2019 Patricia Henning & Tim Schroeder
Tue, 12/04/2018 - 12:00pm NSF Advanced Computing Systems & Services: Adapting to the Rapid Evolution of Science and Engineering Research (NSF 19-534) PDF icon OVPR_NSF_AdvCompSystems_SOI.pdf 03/04/2019 no proposals
Tue, 12/04/2018 - 12:00pm National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Big Read PDF icon OVPR_NEA_Big Read_SOI_2019.pdf 01/24/2019 no proposals
Mon, 12/03/2018 - 12:00pm NSF Quantum Computing & Information Science Faculty Fellows (QCIS-FF) - NSF 19-507 PDF icon nsf19507.pdf Rqd Pre-Proposal due 12/17/18, Full Proposal due 2/25/19 Michael Devetsikiotis (ECE)
Mon, 12/03/2018 - 12:00pm American Honda Foundation PDF icon American Honda_OVPRltr_for_2019.pdf 02/01/2019 K. Joseph Ho