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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, 02/01/2022 - 12:00pm National Endowment for the Arts: Challenge America and Grants for Arts Projects PDF icon NEA Grants for Arts_Challenge Amer_letter 2022.pdf First GAP deadline 2/10/2022 Lea McChesney
Thu, 01/27/2022 - 12:00pm NSF Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Education Postdoctoral Research Fellowships (STEM Ed PRF), NSF 22-531 PDF icon NSF STEM Ed PRF Institutional Cohort_OVPR Letter_2022.pdf 3/01/2022 Michael Devetsikiotis
Wed, 01/19/2022 - 12:00pm DOE, Energy Frontier Research Centers, DE-FOA-0002653 PDF icon DOE Energy Frontier Research Centers_OVPR Letter_2022.pdf Preapplication due 2/15/2022; Full application due 5/3/2022 no proposals
Tue, 01/18/2022 - 12:00pm NSF Scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (S-STEM) Program, NSF 22-527 PDF icon NSF S-STEM OVPR Letter 2022.pdf 2/22/2022 no proposals
Mon, 01/10/2022 - 12:00pm Albuquerque Community Foundation Grant Program PDF icon ACF Competitive Grant Program_OVPR Letter_2022.pdf 2/11/2022 Francisco Uviña–Contreras
Fri, 01/07/2022 - 12:00pm NSF MPS-Ascend External Mentoring (MPS-Ascend EM) program, NSF 22-524 PDF icon Limited Comp Announcement NSF 22-524.pdf Due to NSF 2/15/22 no proposals
Thu, 12/16/2021 - 12:00pm DOE: Building EPSCoR-State/National Laboratory Partnerships DE-FOA-0002624 PDF icon OVPR_Letter_DOE Building EPSCoR Lab Partnerships_7Dec2021.pdf Required pre-application due 1/13/2022; Encouraged full proposals due 4/7/2022 Ali Bidram, Shuya Wei, Dongchang Chen
Fri, 12/10/2021 - 12:00pm Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Awards Program PDF icon Camille Dreyfus_LC_PrelimProp_2022.pdf Pre-proposal Due 12/10/2021; Sponsor Deadline 02/02/2022 no proposals
Mon, 12/06/2021 - 12:00pm US Department of ED: (FY) 2021 Rural Postsecondary Education and Economic Development Program (RPED) ED-GRANTS-110521-003 PDF icon FINAL_FIPSE Rural Postsecondary Education and Economic Development Program 2021 Application Booklet_12621-2.pdf 12/13/2021 Rob DelCampo
Wed, 12/01/2021 - 12:00pm Limited Competition: Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU) Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Awards PDF icon ORAU_pre-prop_2022.pdf SOI due 11/18/21; pre-proposal due 12/1/21 Anjali Mulchandani, Dongchen Chang