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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, 07/13/2022 - 12:00pm NSF Research Traineeship (NRT), (NSF 21-536) Microsoft Office document icon NSF NRT OVPRLetter_2022_v2.doc 9/06/22 TBD
Mon, 07/11/2022 - 12:00pm NIH, Director’s Early Independence Awards (RFA-RM-22-021) PDF icon NIH Directors Early Independence Letter_2022_rev.pdf Pre-proposal required. TBD
Tue, 06/28/2022 - 12:00pm : Department of Education, Promoting Postbaccalaureate Opportunities for Hispanic Americans (PPOHA) Program, (ED-GRANTS-061322-001) PDF icon Ed PPOHA OVPR Letter 2022.pdf 7/28/2022 TBD
Thu, 06/23/2022 - 12:00pm NSF: Improving Undergraduate STEM Education: Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSI Program) (NSF 22-545) PDF icon OVPR_NSF IUSE_HSI_Preproposal 2022.pdf 8/31/2022 no proposals
Thu, 06/23/2022 - 12:00pm Limited Competition: Educate2Elevate PDF icon Educate2Elevate OVPR letter 2022.pdf 7/15/2022 Joni Palmer
Tue, 06/21/2022 - 12:00pm Limited Competition: National Endowment for the Humanities: 2023 Summer Stipend Grant Program PDF icon NEH_SumStip2023_OVPRltr.pdf 09/22/2022 no proposals
Mon, 06/20/2022 - 12:00pm Limited Competition: NIH First Cohort PDF icon NIH FIRST Cohort _OVPRltr 2022.pdf 7/12/2022 TBD
Wed, 06/15/2022 - 12:00pm McCune Foundation Grant PDF icon McCune-UNM OVPR Letter 2022.pdf 09/15/2022 Naomi Shin, Aijuan Cun (supplement requests-do not count against the limit of 7), Diana Gaston, Kenneth Carpenter, Kristina Jacobsen, Maria Lane, Rob Delcampo, Jingjing Wang, Cindy Rooney
Fri, 06/10/2022 - 12:00pm Con Alma Foundation of Santa Fe, 2022 Grant Cycle PDF icon Con Alma 2022Limited Comp Letter_June2022.pdf 06/30/2022 Diana M Gonzales-Pacheco
Wed, 06/08/2022 - 12:00pm Limited Competition: NSF, Physics Frontiers Centers (PFC), NSF 22-592 PDF icon Physics Frontiers Centers OVPR letter.pdf 08/01/2022 no proposals