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 ( if you would like to request a Letter of Collaboration or otherwise wish to include MBDH participation in a proposal.

Note: NSF has extended the due dates for certain programs because of COVID-19. See the full list (PDF).

NIH Biomedical Data Repositories (PAR-20-089)
Full proposals due: September 25, 2020

NIH Biomedical Knowledgebases (PAR-20-097)
Full proposals due: September 25, 2020

Iowa Water Center annual research grants
Letters of Intent due: October 8, 2020
Full proposals due: October 15, 2020
Eligibility: PI must be affiliated with an accredited higher education institution in Iowa, with preference for early career PIs.

Cyberinfrastructure for Sustained Scientific Innovation (CSSI) (20-592)
Full proposals due: October 28, 2020

Harnessing the Data Revolution: Coordination Hub (HDR Central) (20-600)
Full proposals due: November 12, 2020

National Artificial Intelligence (AI) Research Institutes (20-604)
Full proposals due: December 04, 2020

CISE Community Research Infrastructure (CCRI) (20-610)
Letters of Intent due: December 15, 2020
Full proposals due: January 28, 2021

NSF Cyberinfrastructure Centers of Excellence  (CI CoE)
Proposals due: anytime (but requires prior discussion with cognizant program officer)

NSF Secure and Trustworthy Cyberspace (SaTC) (18-572)
Full proposals due: anytime
The SaTC program has multiple sizes and tracks.