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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, 04/06/2021 - 12:00pm Whiting Public Engagement Programs, 2022-23 cycle PDF icon Limited Comp Letter_Whiting_2021.pdf Nominee names due 6/1/2021; First-round applications due 6/14/2021 TBD
Wed, 03/17/2021 - 12:00pm Brain Research Foundation Scientific Innovations Award PDF icon Brain Research Foundation Scientific Innovations Award LOI due 06/24/2021 TBD
Mon, 03/15/2021 - 12:00pm Beckman Scholars Program PDF icon Beckman_SOI_2021.pdf 06/15/2021 TBD
Tue, 03/02/2021 - 12:00pm Enabling Quantum Leap: Quantum Interconnect Challenges for Transformational Advances in Quantum Systems (QuIC-TAQS) (NSF 21-553) PDF icon OVPR_NSF_QuIC-TAQS_Preproposal_2021.pdf Rqd PreApp: 04/12/2021; Invted FP: 06/14/2021 TBD
Mon, 03/01/2021 - 5:00pm Pew Biomedical Scholars Program PDF icon Pew_OVPRltr_2021.pdf Nominee name due 5/17/2021; Application due 09/01/2021 TBD
Fri, 02/26/2021 - 12:00pm EPA Innovative Water Infrastructure Workforce Development Grant Program (EPA-OW-OWM-20-01) PDF icon OVPR_EPA_Workforce_2021.pdf 03/26/2021 TBD
Tue, 02/23/2021 - 12:00pm DOE Chemical Upcycling of Polymers DE-FOA-0002462 PDF icon OVPR_DOE-Upcycling_Preproposal_2021.pdf Rqd PreApp: 03/10/2021; Encouraged FP: 05/12/2021 no proposals
Mon, 02/22/2021 - 12:00pm NSF Advanced Cyberinfrastructure Coordination Ecosystem: Services & Support (ACCESS) (NSF 21-555) & NSF Advanced Cyberinfrastructure Coordination Ecosystem: Services & Support - Coordination Office ACCESS ACO (NSF 21-556) PDF icon OVPR_NSF_ACCESS_SOI_2021.pdf 06/16/2021 no proposals
Fri, 02/19/2021 - 12:00pm OVW Fiscal Year 2021 Grants to Reduce Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault and Stalking on Campus Program PDF icon PKG00264939-instructions.pdf LOI (encouraged) due 2/23/2021; deadline is 03/01/2021 Rosa Cervantes
Tue, 02/16/2021 - 12:00pm 2021 New Innovator in Food and Agriculture Research Award PDF icon FFAR_NI_LC_PrelimProp_2021.pdf Nom due: 03/03/2021; Invited FP due: 05/05/2021 No submissions