In this space we provide information on new funding opportunities that are relevant to the MBDH community. Unless otherwise specified, these opportunities are not affiliated with the Midwest Hub. Contact the funding agency directly with questions about the solicitations.
Contact the MBDH (email@example.com) if you would like to request a Letter of Collaboration or otherwise wish to include MBDH participation in a proposal.
NSF: Secure and Trustworthy Cyberspace (SaTC) (18-572)
Full proposals due: anytime (SaTC program went no-deadline in 2018)
The SaTC program has multiple sizes and tracks.
NSF DCL: “Supporting Research at the Intersection of Agricultural Science, Big Data, Informatics, and Smart Communities” (jointly with USDA/NIFA)
Proposal types and due dates vary
Proposals can be routed through one of three programs: Cyber-Physical Systems (CPS); Information and Intelligent Systems (IIS): Core Programs—Information Integration and Informatics (III) program; and Smart and Connected Communities (S&CC)
NSF/JST DCL on Smart and Connected Communities (NSF 19-564)
Eligible award category: Planning Grants.
Note: This is a joint opportunity with the Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST) for collaborative international S&CC proposals.
Full proposals due September 6.
NSF: Accelerating Research through International Network-to-Network Collaborations (AccelNet) (19-501)
LOIs due October 30, 2019; full proposals due January 31, 2020
NSF: Cyberinfrastructure for Sustained Scientific Innovation (CSSI) (19-548)
Full proposals due: November 1, 2019
NSF DCL: Advanced Computing Systems and Services (ACSS) (19-587)
Two tracks: production cyberinfrastructure service offerings for science and engineering researchers, and prototype/testbed services.
Full proposals due: November 5, 2019
NSF Critical-Zone Collaborative Network (19-586) – Successor to the Critical Zone Observatories (CZO) program. Full proposals due: December 2, 2019
NSF ITEST (Innovative Technology Experiences for Students and Teachers) (19-583)
Full proposals due: August 14, 2020