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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, 10/20/2021 - 12:00pm Limited Competition: W.M. Keck Foundation Grant Opportunity PDF icon Keck Foundation Pitch Competition OVPR Announcement.pdf 01/12/2022 - submit 1-page concept papers for Keck review TBD
Tue, 10/12/2021 - 12:00pm NSF- MRI: Major Research Instrumentation Program (NSF 18-513) PDF icon NSF MRI OVPR letter 2021_FINAL.pdf 01/19/2022 Ali Bidram, Arash Mafi, Tyler Mackey
Fri, 10/08/2021 - 12:00pm Limited Competition: Con Alma Foundation of Santa Fe, COVID Relief & Community Rebuild Funding Opportunity (Phase 2) PDF icon Con Alma_OVPRltr_2021.pdf 11/01/2021 Elba Saavedra Ferrer, Anita Bringas (UNM Taos)
Fri, 10/01/2021 - 12:00pm Limited Competition: New Mexico Arts Program FY2023 PDF icon NM Arts OVPR Letter 2021.pdf Required "Advance Review" 10/15/2021; full proposal due 12/3/2021 Kristin Ditlow
Thu, 09/30/2021 - 5:00pm Procter & Gamble Higher Education Grant Program PDF icon P&G Higher Education Grant Program 2021.pdf College Level Limited Competition – contact your ADR College of Arts & Sciences: Judith White and Kevin Cahill
Fri, 09/17/2021 - 12:00pm Terra Foundation: Re-envisioning Permanent Collections: A Special Initiative for US Museums PDF icon Terra Foundation Limited Comp 2021.pdf Letter of Inquiry due November 1, 2021 Arif Khan
Tue, 09/14/2021 - 12:00pm Mid-Region Council of Governments: Economic Recovery and Resiliency Plan PDF icon RFP_2021-01_Economic_Recovery_-Resiliency_Plan.pdf 09/21/2021 2:00pm MST Michael O’Donnell
Fri, 09/10/2021 - 5:00pm NTIA: Connecting Minority Communities Pilot Program, NTIA-CMCPP-2021 PDF icon NTIA CMCPP SOI 2021.pdf 12/01/2021 Duane Arruti
Fri, 09/03/2021 - 12:00pm Johnson & Johnson 2022 WiSTEM²D Scholars Award Program PDF icon Johnson&Johnson-WISTEM2D_preproposal_2021.pdf 09/27/2021 Technology: Lei Yang; Engineering: Anjali Mulchandani; Manufacturing: Maryam Hojati; Design: Stephanie Moore; Science: none; Math: None
Thu, 08/12/2021 - 12:00pm NSF, 2024 American National Election Study Competition (ANES), 21-601 PDF icon NSF ANES SOI 2021.pdf Letter of Intent Required: Due Date September 20, 2021 by 5:00pm no proposals