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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
Mon, 03/28/2022 - 12:00pm DOS 2023 William D. Clarke, Sr. Diplomatic Security Fellowship Program, (SFOP0008706) PDF icon William D Clarke Sr DS Fellowship OVPR Letter 2022.pdf 5/10/2022 no proposals
Mon, 03/21/2022 - 12:00pm Pew Biomedical Scholars Program PDF icon Pew OVPR Letter 2022.pdf Nominations due 5/17/2022; Full proposal due 09/01/2022 no proposals
Thu, 03/03/2022 - 12:00pm Limited Competition: DOE: Chemical and Materials Sciences to Advance Clean Energy Technologies and Low-Carbon Manufacturing, (DE-FOA-0002676) PDF icon DOE _Chem and Materials Sciences to Advance Clean Energy_OVPR Letter_2022.pdf Mandatory pre-applications due 3/16/2022; invited full applications due 5/17/2022. Shuya Wei, Sakineh Chabi, Abhaya Datye
Tue, 03/01/2022 - 12:00pm NSF Innovations in Graduate Education Program (IGE), NSF 20-595 PDF icon NSF IGE OVPR Letter 2022.pdf 3/25/2022 Nathan Jackson
Wed, 02/23/2022 - 12:00pm Cultural Transformation in the Geoscience Community (CTGC), NSF 22-562 PDF icon NSF CTGC OVPR Letter 2022.pdf Letter of Inquiry due 3/14/2022; Full proposal due 5/02/2022 no proposals
Wed, 02/16/2022 - 12:00pm Harpo Foundation New Works Project Grants PDF icon Harpo Foundation OVPR letter 2022.pdf Letter of Inquiry due 4/2/2022; Full proposal due 6/17/2022 no proposals
Mon, 02/14/2022 - 12:00pm U.S. Embassy Santiago Climate Action PDF icon U.S. Embassy in Chile Climate Action.pdf 6/01/2022 at the latest; funding awarded on a rolling basis Mark Stone
Fri, 02/11/2022 - 12:00pm NSF Improving Undergraduate STEM Education: Hispanic Serving Institutions, NSF 22-545 PDF icon NSF HSI OVPR Letter 2022.pdf 3/28/2022 no proposals
Thu, 02/10/2022 - 12:00pm Graham Foundation Grants to Organizations--limited by department. Ask your ADR how to apply. PDF icon Graham Foundation Grants to Organizations 2/25/2022 no proposals
Thu, 02/03/2022 - 12:00pm NSF: EPSCoR Research Infrastructure Improvement Track 4: EPSCoR Research Fellows (RII Track-4) NSF 21-557 PDF icon OVPR_NSF EPSCoR Track 4_2022.pdf 04/12/2022 Eva Stricker, Shuya Wei, Dongchang Chen (NSF Track); Fernando Moreu (FAST Track)