Limited Submission Programs

Opportunities Not Currently Accepting Applications
Programs
Required Internal Review Deadline OSP
Deadline
Funding Agency Deadline Nominee(s) Selected to Advance
Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Emeritus Fellowships    
UT Austin was not invited to apply to the 2010 competition.
 
Andrew W. Mellon Foundation New Directions Fellowship
06/20/13
10/07/13
10/11/13
Dr. Shrirley Thompson, College of Liberal Arts
ArtPlace: Invitation for Letter of Inquiry: ArtPlace America 2014 Innovation Grants Program
11/06/13
12/09/13
12/13/13
 
ArtPlace: Invitation for Letter of Inquiry: Creative Placemaking
10/11/12
10/17/12
10/29/12
 
Beckman Young Investigators  
n/a
The Foundation will not be accepting applications for the Beckman Young Investigators Program until further notice.
 
Brain Research Foundation: Scientific Innovations Award
04/28/14
09/26/14

07/01/14 - Letter of Intent (Required)

10/01/14 by 4:00 p.m. CST (Full proposal)

Dr. Kristen Harris, College of Natural Sciences
Burroughs Wellcome: Career Awards at the Scientific Interface (CASI)  
TBD

This program is no longer limited.

 
Burroughs Wellcome: Career Awards for Medical Scientists (CAMS)
8/9/10
09/24/10
10/01/10
No internal nominations were received.
Burroughs Wellcome: Clinical Scientist Awards in Translational Research    
No longer accepting applications.
 
Burroughs Wellcome: Investigators in the Pathogenesis of Infectious Disease
10/01/13
10/29/13
11/01/13 by 4:00 p.m. EST
 
Camille and Henry Dreyfus New Faculty Award    
Program suspended until further notice.
 
Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Awards
01/24/14
02/06/14
02/10/14
Dr. Hal Alper, Cockrell School of Engineering
Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT): Bridging the Gap: Early Translational Research Awards (ETRA)
06/13/14
08/01/14
08/07/14
by 3 p.m. CST

Dr. Zhengrong Cui, College of Pharmacy

Dr. George Georgiou, Cockrell School of Engineering

Dr. Thomas Milner, Cockrell School of Engineering

Dr. Jonathan Sessler, College of Natural Sciences

Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT): Research Training Awards
9/4/09
10/1/09
10/8/09
 
Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT): Shared Instrumentation Awards 2010 – 2011
10/21/10
12/01/10
12/07/10
Dr. Maria Person, College of Pharmacy
Carnegie Corporation Scholars Program    
Suspended until further notice
 
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) - RFA-CK-13-003: Monitoring Cause-Specific School Absenteeism for Estimating Community Wide Influenza Transmission
02/07/13
03/01/13
03/07/13
by 5:00 p.m. EST
 
Clayton Foundation for Research
01/31/11
02/23/11
03/01/11

Dr. Edward M. Marcotte, Natural Sciences

Dr. Jonathan L. Sessler, Natural Sciences

Drs. Philip W. Tucker and James R. Walker, Natural Sciences

Dr. Krishnendu Roy, Engineering

Dana Foundation: 2014 David Mahoney Neuroimaging Program
01/22/14
02/19/14
02/25/14
at Noon
Dana Foundation: Brain and Immuno-imaging
01/12/12
02/27/12
02/28/12 at noon
Dr. Boris Zemelman, College of Natural Sciences
Dana Foundation: Neuro-immunology of Brain Infections and Cancers
1/18/11
02/14/11
02/22/11 at noon
No internal nominations were received.
Doris Duke Charitable Foundation (DDCF): Building Demand for the Arts: Exploration Grant
n/a
n/a
05/31/13
Charles Anderson, College of Fine Arts
The Ellison Medical Foundation New Scholar in Aging
12/11/12
02/25/13
02/28/13
by 11:50 p.m. EST

Dr. Boris Zemelman, College of Natural Sciences

Dr. Ning Jenny Jiang, Cockrell School of Engineering

Embassy of the United States - US-Russia Peer-to-Peer Dialogue Program
02/19/14
03/07/14
03/12/14
Drs. Svetlana Ikonnikova and Gurcan Gulen, Jackson School of Geosciences
HHMI Undergraduate Science Education Program Grants  
9/25/09
10/1/09
Dean Mary Ann Rankin
Homeland Security: Center of Excellence (COE) - Center for Borders, Trade and Immigration Research (CBTIR) – Center Lead
05/01/14
06/30/14
07/03/14
 
Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI): Sustaining Excellence: New Awards for Science Education to Research Universities 2014 Competition
05/10/13

09/26/13
by 8:30 a.m.
OSP for Review/ Endorsement

10/01/13
by 2 p.m. Eastern
Full Proposal

06/04/13
by 2 p.m. Eastern
UT Intent to Submit a Proposal

Dr. Sarah L. Simmons, College of Natural Sciences
HRSA - Maternal and Child Health Doctoral Training
05/07/12
06/12/12
06/15/12
 
KAUST Research Fellows (King Abdullah U. of Science & Tech.)        
Lockheed Martin 2010 University Research Initiative
4/5/10
4/5/10
4/09/10

Drs. Joydeep Ghosh, Dan Jaffe, and Bradley Love

Microsoft Research Faculty Fellowship Program
10/03/12
10/17/12
10/22/12 by Noon Pacific Time
Dr. Michael Walfish, College of Natural Science
Microsoft Research Graduate Women’s Scholarship Program
09/03/10
10/04/10
10/08/10
Brent Waters
National Collegiate Inventors and Innovators Alliance - BMEidea 2014 Competition
See Notes
03/31/14
04/04/14
 
National Collegiate Inventors and Innovators Alliance - BMEStart 2014 Competition
See Notes
04/28/14
05/02/14

 

National Security Science and Engineering Fellowship Competition (NSSEFF)  

6/19/09
Letter of Intent (NO Proposal Review Form is necessary)

7/2/09; 10/13/09
Proposal Review Form necessary

6/23/09 by 4 p.m. EDT
Letter of Intent (required to be submitted by OSP)

7/7/09 by 4 p.m. EDT
White Paper and nomination Letter (required)

10/16/09
Full proposal (by invitation only)

 
NEA - Access to Artistic Excellence, Challenge America Fast Track, and Learning in the Arts for Children and Youth
2/3/10
Four business days before the funding agency deadline

3/11/10 and 8/12/10, 5/27/10, and 6/10/10

Dr. Megan Alrutz
NEA - Grants for Arts Projects
01/17/14

Variable

02/17/14 by 8:30 a.m.

05/05/14 by 8:30 a.m.

07/22/14 by 8:30 a.m.

Variable

02/20/14

05/08/14

07/24/14

Dr. Deborah A. Paredez, College of Liberal Arts
NEH - Challenge Grants
04/03/13
04/26/13
05/01/13
Dr. Thomas F. Staley, Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
NEH Challenge Grants in United States History and Culture
1/12/10
01/29/01
2/3/10

 

NIH - Director’s Biomedical Research Workforce Innovation Award: Broadening Experiences in Scientific Training (BEST) (DP7)
02/10/14
03/26/14

02/28/14
NIH Letter of Intent (not required)

03/31/14
NIH Deadline Date

Dr. Dean Appling, College of Natural Sciences
NIH - Director’s Early Independence Awards (DP5)
10/04/13
01/27/13

12/31/13
NIH Letter of Intent (not required)

01/31/14
NIH Deadline Date

Dr. Kelly Reveles, College of Pharmacy
NIH - Extramural Research Facilities Improvement Program  
Four business days prior to deadline
5/6/09; 6/17/09; 7/17/09
Provost Steven Leslie
NIH - Institutional Research and Academic Career Development Awards (IRACDA)
09/07/11
10/26/11
10/31/11
Dr. Jennifer Brodbelt, Chemistry and Biochemistry
NIH - NIBIB Biomedical Technology Resource Centers (P41)

08/10/10

Four business days before each deadline

Letter of Intent (not required):
30 days before each cycle

Full proposal:
09/25/10

Dr. Andy Ellington, College of Natural Sciences
NIH - NIMHD Science Education Initiative (R25)
None
04/15/11
04/21/11
School of Nursing
NIH - NIMHD Transdisciplinary Collaborative Centers for Health Disparities Research (U54)  
08/30/12
09/04/12
Dr. King Davis, College of Liberal Arts
NIH - Recovery Act Limited Competition: Core Facility Renovation, Repair, and Improvement  
9/11/09
9/17/09
Drs. Dan Johnston and Carla Van Den Berg
NIH - Recovery Act Limited Competition: NCMHD Community Participation in Health Disparities Intervention Research Planning Phase  
Four business days before the deadline

5/29/09
Letter of Intent (not required)

6/30/09
Full proposal

 
NIH - Recovery Act Limited Competition: NCMHD Exploratory Centers of Excellence  
Four business days before the deadline

6/1/09
Letter of Intent (not required)

7/1/09
Full proposal

 
NIH - Recovery Act Limited Competition: Supporting New Faculty Recruitment to Enhance Research Resources through Biomedical Research Core Centers  
See OSP notes

4/29/09
Letter of Intent

5/29/09
Full proposal

Drs. Kenneth Diller and Daniel Johnston
NIH - Recovery Act: NCMHD Dissertation Research Award to Increase Diversity  
Four business days before the deadline

5/29/09
Letter of Intent (not required)

6/30/09
Full proposal

 
NIH - Science Education Partnership Award (SEPA)
06/13/14
07/24/14

06/30/14
NIH Letter of Intent (not required)

07/30/14
NIH Deadline Date

Dr. Eman Ghanem, College of Natural Sciences

NIST, Department of Commerce - Construction Grant Program
02/14/11
02/21/11

02/24/11 at 3:00 p.m. Eastern
NIST Letter of Intent

03/24/11 at 3:00 p.m. Eastern
NIST Corresponding Full Proposal

 
NSF - ADVANCE: Increasing the Participation and Advancement of Women in Academic Science and Engineering Careers (ADVANCE)
None. For PAID track, no limiatation
11/05/12

10/05/12
Letter of Intent (REQUIRED)

11/08/12
Full proposal

N/A – PAID track not limited. See full solicitation for details.
NSF - Advancing Digitization of Biological Collections (ADBC)
06/26/12
10/15/12
10/19/12 by 5:00 p.m. CST

Dr. James Sprinkle, Jackson School of Geosciences

Dr. Ann Molineux, College of Natural Science

NSF - Alliances for Graduate Education and the Professoriate (AGEP)
05/08/12
09/25/12
09/28/12 by 5 p.m. CST
Dr. Samuel Moore, Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC)
NSF - Census Research Network (NCRN)
12/13/10
02/10/11
02/16/11
Drs. Keri Stephens and Talia Stroud of Communications Studies
NSF - Climate Change Education (CCE): Climate Change Education Partnership (CCEP) Program, Phase I (CCEP-I)
3/15/10
Four business days before the funding agency deadlines

4/23/10
Letter of Intent

5/24/10
Full Proposal

Dr. Jay Banner
NSF - Collections in Support of Biological Research (CSBR)
05/16/13
07/11/13
by 8:30 a.m.
07/16/13
by 5:00 p.m. CST

Dr. Anne Molineaux, College of Natural Sciences

NSF - Critical Zone Observatories (CZO)
07/31/12
01/31/13
02/05/13
Dr. Daniel Breecker, Jackson School of Geosciences
NSF - Cultivating Cultures for Ethical STEM (CCE STEM)
05/01/14
06/12/14
06/17/14
by 5 p.m. CST
 
NSF - Cyber-infrastructure Training, Education, Advancement, and Mentoring (CI-TEAM)
02/02/11
03/10/11
03/16/11

Dr. Victor Eijkhout, TACC

Dr. David Maidment, Engineering

NSF - Design and Construction of Regional Class Research Vessels (RCRV)
06/25/12
09/03/12
09/07/12 by 5 p.m. CST

 
NSF - EarthScope National Office (ESNO)
09/14/10
09/28/10
10/01/10
Dr. Kelley Crews, Geography
NSF - EPA/NSF Networks for Characterizing Chemical Life Cycle
01/18/13
03/13/13
03/18/13
Dr. David Allen, School of Engineering
NSF - EPA/NSF Networks for Sustainable Molecular Design and Synthesis
01/18/13
03/13/13
03/18/13

Drs. Mike Krische, Jennifer Brodbelt, Andrew Ellington, and Keith Stevenson, College of Natural Sciences

NSF - Ethics Education in Science and Engineering (EESE)
07/06/12
02/25/13
03/01/13
Dr. Suzanne A. Pierce, Jackson School of Geosciences
NSF - Federal Cyber Service: Scholarship for Service (SFS)
02/11/11 at Noon
02/07/11
01/14/11
No internal nominations were received.
NSF - Geoscience Education (GeoEd)
08/11/11
10/06/11
10/12/11 by 5:00 p.m. CST
Dr. Kathy Ellins, Institute for Geophysics
NSF - George E. Brown, Jr. Network for Earthquake Engineering Simulation Operations FY 2015-FY2019 (NEES2 Ops)
03/14/13
05/20/13

03/22/13
Letter of Intent (Required)

05/24/13

 
NSF - Graduate STEM Fellows in K-12 Education
2/16/10
4/15/10
4/20/10
Dr. Sacha Kopp
NSF - High Performance Computing System Acquisition: Building a More Inclusive Computing Environment for Science and Engineering
None
None
04/15/13

Dr. John R. Boisseau, Texas Advanced Computing Center

NSF - Improvements in Facilities, Communications, and Equipment at Biological Field Stations and Marine Laboratories (FSML)
11/12/13
12/09/13
12/13/13
 
NSF - Improvements to Biological Research Collections (BRC)
6/29/10
7/20/10
7/23/10

Dr. Tim Rowe, Jackson School of Geosciences; Digital Morphology, a digital library

Dr. Jerry Brand, College of Natrual Sciences; Culture Collection of Algae

NSF - Innovation Corps - Regional Node Program (I-Corps Node)
05/02/14
6/24/14
by 8:30 a.m.
06/27/14
by 5 p.m. CST
 
NSF - Instrumentation for Materials Research - Major Instrumentation Projects (IMR-MIP)
4/27/10
6/15/10
6/21/10
No internal nominations were received.
NSF - Integrative Graduate Education and Research Traineeship Program (IGERT)
03/09/12

04/27/12
Review/ Endorsement

06/27/12
Review

05/01/12 by 5 p.m. CST
NSF Letter of Intent (Required)

07/02/12 by 5:00 p.m. CST
NSF Corresponding Full Proposal Due

Dr. Edward Yu, School of Engineering
NSF - Integrative Graduate Education and Research Traineeship Program - CIF21 Track (IGERT-CIF21)
05/04/12

06/04/12 by 5 p.m. CST
NSF Letter of Intent (Required)

08/06/12 by 5 p.m. CST
Proposal

06/04/12 by 5 p.m. CST
NSF Letter of Intent (Required)

08/06/12 by 5 p.m. CST
Proposal

Drs. Johann "Hans" A. Hofmann and Scott Hunicke-Smith, College of Natural Sciences
NSF - Major Research Instrumentation Program (MRI)

10/15/13 by 4:30 p.m.

 

01/17/14
01/23/14

Acquisition

Dr. Arumugam Manthiram, Cockrell School of Engineering

Dr. Jay Banner, Jackson School of Geosciences`

Development

Dr. Li Shi, Cockrell School of Engineering

NSF - Major Research Instrumentation Program: Recovery and Reinvestment (MRI-R2)  
1/16/09
1/22/09

Development: Dr. Gary Hill

Acquisition: Dr. Christine Schmid and Dr. David Hillis

NSF - Math and Science Partnership (MSP)
5/18/10
Four business days before the funding agency deadlines

7/8/10
NSF MSP Institute Partnerships, MSP-Start Partnerships, Phase II Partnerships, RETA Projects

10/14/10
NSF MSP Targeted Partnerships

Targeted Partnerships: Dana Center

If you are interested in applying, to the Institute Partnerships, MSP-Start Partnerships, Phase II Partnerships categories, please contact Courtney Swaney.
NSF - Nanoelectronics for 2020 and Beyond (NEB)
11/8/10
1/13/11
1/19/11

Drs. Edward T. Yu, Jacob Abraham, Alex Demkov, and Ken Shih

Drs. Sanjay Banerjee, Emanuel Tutuc, Deji Akinande and Maxim Tsoi

NSF - Nanotechology Undergraduate Education (NUE) in Engineering
04/19/13
05/17/13
05/22/13
Dr. Navid Saleh, School of Engineering
NSF - National Science Foundation Research Traineeship (NRT) Program
04/24/14

06/19/14
OSP for Review/ Endorsement

05/20/14
Letter of Intent (Optional)

06/24/14
by 5 p.m. CST

DESE - Dr. Jayathi Murthy, Cockrell School of Engineering

Non-DESE - Dr. Jennifer S. Brodbelt, College of Natural Sciences

NSF - Next-Generation National Nanotechnology Infrastructure Network
01/25/13
05/08/13

04/01/13
Letter of Intent (Required)

05/13/13

Dr. Sanjay Banerjee, School of Engineering
NSF - Opportunities for Enhancing Diversity in the Geosciences (OEDG)
08/24/11
09/30/11
10/05/11 by 5 p.m. CST
 
NSF - Partnerships for Innovation (PFI:BIC)
07/30/12
12/07/12

09/26/12
NSF Letter of Intent (required)

12/12/12
NSF Full proposal

Drs. Alan Watts and Robert O. Williams, College of Pharmacy
NSF - Physics Frontier Centers (PFC)
05/20/13
01/22/14
by 8:30 a.m.

08/05/13
NSF Preliminary Proposal (Required)

01/27/14
NSF Full Proposal Due

 
NSF - Research Experiences for Teachers (RET) in Engineering and Computer Science Supplements and Sites
08/22/11
09/28/11
10/03/11
 
NSF - Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program
2/1/10
3/4/10
3/10/10
 
NSF - Scalable Nanomanufacturing (SNM)
04/23/13
05/29/13
06/03/13
by 5 p.m. CST
Dr. Wei Li, School of Engineering
NSF - Scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (S-STEM)
05/15/12
08/09/12
08/14/12 by 5 p.m. CST

Dr. Mia Markey, School of Engineering

Dr. Sacha Kopp, School of Engineering

NSF - Science Master's Program (SMP)  
9/22/09
10/05/2009
 
NSF - Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Talent Expansion Program (STEP)
11/08/13
11/27/13
12/03/13
 
NSF - Sustainability Research Networks Competition (SRN)
03/06/14
04/24/14
04/29/14
by 5:00 p.m. CST

Dr. Brian Korgel, Cockrell School of Engineering

Dr. Maria G. Juenger, Cockrell School of Engineering

NSF - Sustainable Energy Pathways (SEP)
11/07/11
11/26/12
02/01/12

Dr. David T. Allen, School of Engineering

Dr. Allen J. Bard, College of Natural Sciences

Dr. Carey King, Jackson School of Geosciences

NSF - Undergraduate Research and Mentoring in the Biological Sciences (URM)
01/26/11
02/23/11
03/01/11
No internal nominations were received. If you are interested in applying, please contact Courtney Swaney.
NSF - Widening Implementation & Demonstration of Evidence-Based Reforms (WIDER)
05/15/13
06/28/13
by 8:30 a.m.
07/03/13
Dr. John Ekerdt, School of Engineering
Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU) - Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Awards
11/20/13
01/06/14
01/10/14
by close of business

Dr. Andrew Esbaugh, College of Natural Sciences

Dr. Nicole Benedek, Cockrell School of Engineering

Obama-Singh 21st Century Knowledge Initiative (OSI)
10/04/13
10/28/13
11/01/13
 
Office of Postsecondary Education, Department of Education - Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary Education: First in the World (FITW)
05/28/14
06/25/14
06/30/14
Dr. David Laude, Executive Vice President & Provost
Packard Fellowships for Science and Engineering Program
02/07/14
04/15/14
04/21/14

Dr. Jeanne Stachowiak, Cockrell School of Engineering

Dr. Kevan Moffett, Jackson School of Geosciences

Pew Scholars Program in the Biomedical Sciences
06/07/13
10/28/13
11/01/13
 
Procter & Gamble Higher Education Grant Program
09/02/11
09/26/11
09/30/11
Dr. Laura Bayne, School of Engineering

Dr. Doug Ratcliff, Jackson School of Geosciences
Rita Allen Foundation Scholars Program
11/22/13

12/11/13
Letter of Intent Review/ Endorsement

01/21/14
Review/ Endorsement

12/13/13
Letter of Intent (required)

01/26/14
Foundation Deadline Date

Dr. Amy Brock, Cockrell School of Engineering
Searle Scholars Program
07/03/14
09/22/14
09/26/14

Dr. Blerta Xhemalce, College of Natural Sciences

Dr. Janeta Zoldan, Cockrell School of Engineering

TG Public Benefit Grant Program
01/18/12

01/26/12
Letter of Intent for Review/ Submission

01/31/12
Letter of Intent

03/20/12
TG - IF Invited, Full proposal

 
Texas Ignition Fund (TIF)  
Suspended until further notice
 
USAID Higher Education Solutions Network
TBD
TBD
Concept Note: 03/22/12 by 2:00 p.m. EDT

Dr. David Eaton, LBJ School of Public Affairs

Dr. Robert A Peterson, IC2

U.S. Department of Energy: Energy Frontier Research Centers (EFRCs)
10/31/13
01/06/14
by 8:30 a.m.

11/13/13 at 4:00 p.m. Central -
Letter of Intent (Required)

01/09/14
at 10:59 p.m. Central

Dr. Arumugam Manthiram, Cockrell School of Engineering

Dr. Steven L Bryant, Cockrell School of Engineering

Dr. Peter Rossky, College of Natural Sciences

U.S. Department of Transportation - University Transportation Centers Programs
None
None
3/19/13
Dr. Chandra Bhat, Cockrell School of Engineering
U.S. EPA Region 6, Healthy Indoor Environments Projects  
6/11/09
6/16/09
 
W. M. Keck Foundation Distinguished Young Scholars in Medical Research
Suspended until further notice.
Suspended until further notice.
Suspended until further notice.
 
W. M. Keck Foundation Research Program
04/02/14
04/28/14
05/01/14
 
William T. Grant Scholars Program
06/09/14
07/03/14
by 8:30 a.m. CST
07/09/14
by 3 p.m. EST

Dr. Wenhong Chen, Moody College of Communication

Dr. Jessica Toste, College of Education

Yahoo! - Cloud and Mobile Computing
5/11/10
5/20/10
5/26/10
No internal nominations were received.

To view the list of limited submission opportunities that are currently open, please visit the Limited Submission home page.

The Vice President for Research maintains a web page that lists Awards, Fellowships and Grants (http://www.utexas.edu/research/about/limited) available for the university’s research community.