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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
Tue, 01/28/2020 - 12:00pm Hearst Foundations PDF icon Hearst_OVPR_Letter_2020.pdf 05/15/2020 TBD
Wed, 01/15/2020 - 12:00pm USDA NIFA Women and Minorities in STEM Fields (WAMS) Program PDF icon OVPR_NIFA_WAMS_SOI 2020.pdf 02/24/2020 TBD
Tue, 01/14/2020 - 12:00pm National Endowment for the Arts: Challenge America and Grants for Arts Projects PDF icon NEA Art Works_Challenge Amer_letter 2020.pdf First deadline 02/13/2020 no proposals
Wed, 01/08/2020 - 12:00pm Clare Booth Luce Program (Henry Luce Foundation) PDF icon CBL_SOI_2020.pdf Rqd Info Form due 03/02/2020; Invited FP due 08/03/2020 Andrea Polli
Mon, 01/06/2020 - 12:00pm Albuquerque Community Foundation Grant Program PDF icon Limited Comp Letter_ACF_2020.pdf 02/2020 Kristopher Goodrich
Fri, 01/03/2020 - 12:00pm DOE Building EPSCoR-State/DOE-National Laboratory Partnerships Program (DE-FOA-0002215) PDF icon OVPR_DOE_EPSCoR_ltr.pdf Rqd PreApps Due 01/16/2020; Encouraged FP Due 03/27/2020 Shuya Wei, Sally Seidel, Sandra Biedron
Tue, 12/17/2019 - 12:00pm U.S. Department of State NGO Capacity Building Program (PAS-PAN-FY20-04) PDF icon OVPR_DOS_NGO_SOI 2020.pdf 01/31/2020 no proposal
Fri, 12/13/2019 - 12:00pm NEH Preservation Assistance Grants for Smaller Institutions PDF icon OVPR_NEH_Preservation_Assistant_SOI.pdf 01/15/2020 Lauren Fuka (Maxwell Museum); Ted Jojola (ID+PI)
Thu, 12/12/2019 - 12:00pm NEH National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP) PDF icon OVPR_NEH_NDNP_2020_SOI.pdf 01/15/2020 no proposals
Fri, 12/06/2019 - 12:00pm DOE Energy Frontier Research Centers (DE-FOA-0002204) PDF icon OVPR_DOE_EFRC_SOI.pdf Rqd preproposal due 01/16/2020; invited full due 04/07/2020 Marek Osinski