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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, 08/12/2020 - 12:00pm National Endowment for the Humanities: 2021 Summer Stipend Grant Program PDF icon NEH_SumStip2021_OVPRltr.pdf 09/23/2020 TBD
Wed, 07/15/2020 - 12:00pm NSF: Inclusion across the Nation of Communities of Learners of Underrepresented Discoverers in Engineering and Science (NSF INCLUDES) Alliances NSF 20-569 PDF icon OVPR_NSF_INCLUDESAlliance_2020.pdf Rqd LOI - 10/05/2020; FP Due - 01/26/2021 TBD
Thu, 07/09/2020 - 5:00pm Searle Scholars Program PDF icon Searle Scholars_OVPR 2020.pdf 09/30/2020 TBD
Thu, 06/25/2020 - 12:00pm Con Alma Health Foundation’s COVID-19 Emergency Assistance Project PDF icon Con Alma COVID-19 Emergency Assistance Limited Comp Letter.pdf 3/1/2021 Elba L. Saavedra Ferrer; Janet Page-Reeves (HSC)
Tue, 06/23/2020 - 12:00pm NSF: Improving Undergraduate STEM Education: Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSI Program) 19-540 PDF icon OVPR_NSF IUSE_HSI_Preproposal 2020.pdf 09/16/2020 TBD
Mon, 06/22/2020 - 12:00pm Fiscal Year 2021 DoD Research and Education Program for Historically Black Colleges and Universities and Minority-Serving Institutions (HBCU/MI) Equipment/Instrumentation (W911NF-20-S-0010) PDF icon LC Opportunity Letter_DOD_HBCUMI_ Equip_2020.pdf Suspended: UNM is ineligible this year Suspended: UNM is ineligible this year
Mon, 06/15/2020 - 12:00pm W.M. Keck Foundation Grant Opportunity PDF icon WM Keck Foundation_OVPR letter.pdf Phase 1 application due 11/01/2020 TBD
Wed, 06/03/2020 - 12:00pm Edward Mallinckrodt, Jr. Foundation PDF icon LC_Mallinckrodt Foundation_2020_preproposal.pdf 08/01/2020 Sara Piccirillo (HSC)
Fri, 05/22/2020 - 12:00pm IMLS CARES Act Grants for Museums and Libraries PDF icon IMLS_CARES_Museums_Libraries_LC_PrelimProp_2020.pdf 06/12/2020 Arif Khan
Fri, 05/22/2020 - 12:00pm NSF Panel Study of Income Dynamics Competition (PSID) NSF 20-573 PDF icon NSF PSID_OVPRltr_2020.pdf 08/04/2020 no proposals