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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, 11/29/2021 - 12:00pm NSF: EPSCoR Research Infrastructure Improvement Program: Track-2 Focused EPSCoR Collaborations (RII Track-2 FEC), NSF 22-523 PDF icon LC Opportunity Letter_NSF EPSCoR FEC Track 2_2022.pdf required LOI due 12/20/2021; full proposal due 01/31/2022 Ganesh Balakrishnan
Tue, 11/16/2021 - 12:00pm Brain Research Foundation Seed Grant Program PDF icon BRF SOI 2022.pdf LOI due to sponsor 1/4/22; Full proposals due 5/30/22 no proposals
Wed, 11/10/2021 - 12:00pm Partnerships for Innovation (PFI) NSF 19-506 (PFI-Research Partnerships track only) PDF icon NSF_PFI_OVPRltr_SOI_pre-proposal_2022.pdf 01/12/2022 no proposals
Tue, 11/09/2021 - 12:00pm NSF Partnerships for Research and Education in Physics (PREP) (NSF 21-610) PDF icon NSF PREP OVPR Letter.pdf 01/21/2022 Sandra Biedron
Mon, 11/08/2021 - 12:00pm Partnerships for Research and Education in Chemistry (PREC) PDF icon PREC OVPR Letter.pdf 01/21/2022 Jeremy Edwards
Fri, 11/05/2021 - 12:00pm NEH Preservation Assistance Grants for Smaller Institutions PDF icon OVPR_NEH_Preservation_Assistance_SOI.pdf 01/13/2022 Pamela Pyle: UNM Public Art Committee; Diane Tyink: Maxwell Museum of Anthropology
Thu, 11/04/2021 - 12:00pm NSF: Centers for Innovation and Community Engagement in Solid Earth Geohazards (NSF 21-628) PDF icon NSF Centers for Innovation and CE in Solid Earth OVPR Letter.pdf Required LOI due 11/30/2021; Full proposals due 3/15/2022 Tobias Fischer
Wed, 11/03/2021 - 12:00pm NIH: Modern Equipment for Shared-use Biomedical Research Facilities: Advancing Research-Related Operations (R24 Clinical Trials Not Allowed) PAR-21-326 PDF icon NIH PAR 21 326.pdf 12/01/2021 Derek Hamilton
Mon, 11/01/2021 - 12:00pm Andrew Carnegie Fellows Program PDF icon Carnegie OVPR Letter.pdf 11/22/2021 3:00pm MST Miriam Gay-Antaki (Jr Scholar); Sharon Nepstad (Sr. Scholar)
Mon, 11/01/2021 - 12:00pm NSF National Artificial Intelligence (AI) Research Institutes (22-502) PDF icon nsf22502-1.pdf Required preliminary proposal due 01/14/2022; Full proposal due 05/13/2022 Lydia Tapia