Funding Update

August 1, 2006 (updated September 1, 2006)

Office of Research and Sponsored Programs, Wright State University

Funding Update, RSP's monthly publication, contains upcoming deadlines for potential funding sources. This publication includes deadline dates for November 1-15, 2006. For additional information, contact Jan Power (x2425) or rsp@wright.edu

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Education
Energy
Engineering
Humanities
Management
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Science and Technology
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AGRICULTURE

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Program Number: 84412
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Sponsor: Banfield Charitable Trust
Title: Grants Program
Contact:
Tel: 866-802-0566
Email: Charitabletrust@banfield.net
Full Program:
http://www.banfieldcharitabletrust.net/guidelines.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor is offering grants to organizations that make life better for pets and their families. Special consideration will be given to collaborative projects with pet-related organizations, veterinary education programs and Banfield hospitals working together toward a shared goal.

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Program Number: 75823
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Sponsor: American Association of Anatomists
Title: Student/Postdoctoral Fellow Education Research Poster Award
Contact:
Tel: 301-634-7910
Email: exec@anatomy.org
Website: http://www.anatomy.org/Awards-Grants/student_young_faculty.htm
Full Program: http://www.anatomy.org/Files/public/STA_app_2007.pdf
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
The deadline to submit an abstract to the sponsor's annual meeting is November 8, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support to encourage participation in the sponsor's annual meeting at Experimental Biology (EB). Eligible applicants must be members of the sponsor's organization (2007 dues paid by abstract submission deadline), and must be first or last author and presenter at the sponsor's EB 2007 conference.

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Program Number: 71974
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Sponsor: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention/DHHS
Title: Public Health Conference Support Grant Program
Contact: Sharon Robertson, Grants Management Specialist
Tel: 770-488-2748
Email: SRobertson1@cdc.gov
Full Program: http://www.cdc.gov/od/pgo/funding/05031-A2.htm
Deadlines: 11/9/2006,12/11/2006,2/2/2007,3/5/2007
Deadline Note:
The sponsor requests, but does not require, submission of a letter of intent for this program.
For Cycle A, the letter of intent is due by November 9, 2006. The application deadline is December 11, 2006.
For Cycle B, the letter of intent is due by February 2, 2007. The application deadline is March 5, 2007.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides partial support for specific non-federal conferences in the areas of health promotion and disease prevention information and education programs, and applied research.
Measurable outcomes of the conferences supported under this program announcement should be in alignment with one or more of the following goals and/or performance measures:
National Center of Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities (NCBDDD) -- Priority 1: Develop and implement comprehensive research-to-practice initiatives that promote early identification, referral, and intervention for prioritized health conditions; Priority 2: Identify major new factors leading to healthy birth outcomes; Priority 3: Conduct research on the natural history of secondary conditions throughout the lifespan to identify promising interventions; Priority 4: Develop and implement a comprehensive research-to-practice initiative designed to promote preconception care services; and Priority 5: Promote evidence-based strategies for optimal child development.
National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (NCCDPHP) -- Goal 1: Increase early detection of breast and cervical cancer by building nationwide programs in breast and cervical cancer prevention, especially among high-risk, underserved women; Goal 2: Expand community-based breast and cervical cancer screening and diagnostic services to low income, medically underserved women. For women diagnosed with cancer or pre-cancer, ensure access to treatment services; Goal 3: Reduce cigarette smoking among youth; Goal 4: Support prevention research to develop sustainable and transferable community-based behavioral interventions; Goal 5: Increase the capacity of state cardiovascular health programs to address prevention of cardiovascular disease at the community level; Goal 6: Reduce death and disability due to heart disease and stroke and eliminate disparities; Goal 7: Increase the capacity of state diabetes control programs to address the prevention of diabetes and its complications at the community level; Goal 8: Improve the quality of state-based cancer registries; Goal 9: Help states monitor the prevalence of major behavioral risks associated with premature morbidity and mortality in adults to improve the planning, implementation, and evaluation of health promotion and disease prevention programs; and Goal 10: Decrease levels of obesity, or reduce the rate of growth of obesity, in communities through nutrition and physical interventions.
National Center for Environmental Health (NCEH) -- Goal 1: Determine human health effects associated with environmental exposures; Goal 2: Prevent or reduce illnesses, injury, and death related to environmental risk factors; Goal 3: Build and enhance effective partnerships to improve environmental health capacity; and Goal 4: Promote effective and efficient NCEH management.
National Center for Injury Prevention and Control (NCIPC) -- Goal 1: Reduce the risk of youth violence; Goal 2: Reduce violence against women; Goal 3: Enhance the capacity of states to implement effective rape prevention and education programs; Goal 4: Reduce the number and severity of head injuries in CDC funded projects by increasing bicycle helmet use;
Goal 5: Improve the timelines and quality of data used to determine the medical and social impact of traumatic brain injury; Goal 6: Reduce the incidence of residential fire-related injuries and deaths by increasing functional smoke alarms on every habitable floor; Goal 7: Increase external input on the research priorities, policies, and procedures related to the extramural research supported by CDC; Goal 8: Provide online access to injury prevention data; and Goal 9: Improve the uniformity, quality, and accessibility of emergency department data for public health surveillance in several states; ultimately developing the capacity to improve data in all states through development of guidelines, recommendations, or technical assistance.
National Center for Health Marketing (NCHM) -- Goal 1. Ensure that CDC has the necessary data about its customers to develop health marketing and communication interventions products, and programs that address customers' health information needs; Goal 2. Ensure that CDC employs innovative and rigorous strategies for reaching its customers based on health marketing and communication research; Goal 3. Provide value-added health marketing and communication support to ensure that the best available health information is rapidly and reliably disseminated and adopted as effective practice and policy; Goal 4. Ensure efficient, integrated use of CDC functions that contribute to the creation, delivery, and communication of health information and products, with a focus on those that eliminate health disparities; Goal 5. Ensure that CDC's customers have effective, real-time access to needed health and safety information through appropriate health information dissemination channels; Goal 6. Produce science-based health messages that are accessible, understandable, and relevant to intended audiences by incorporating health literacy, cultural communication, and language factors; Goal 7. Facilitate two-way communication and engagement with CDC and its traditional and emerging partners, including national and international public heath system partners, public sector partners, and private sector partners; Goal 8. Enhance the capacity of CDC and its national and international partners to rapidly and accurately communicate critical information about infectious, occupational, environmental, and terrorist threats; monitor the health of communities; and assist in the detection of emerging public health problems; Goal 9. Promote and facilitate health marketing and communication efforts to measure progress toward agency goals and evaluate the impact of agency programs; and Goal 10. Ensure the development of public health marketing and communication professionals and researchers via CDC-supported training programs.
Office of the Chief of Public Health Practice (OCPHP) -- Public Health Law Program: Goal 1: Develop the legal preparedness of the public health system to address terrorism and other national public health priorities;
Goal 2: Improve the understanding and use of law as a public health tool; and Goal 3: Establish robust partnerships to join public health practitioners with partners in key law-related sectors, such as elected officials and the legal and law enforcement communities.
Office of Global Health (OGH) -- Goal 1: To strengthen global capacity to detect, investigate, and monitor disease and injury, as well as their causes, and to respond appropriately to problems as they are identified;
Goal 2: To work with countries to establish and maintain effective public health systems, including trained workforces, and collection and use of essential information for effective public health policies and programs; Goal 3: To collaborate with countries and other international partners in developing, implementing, and evaluating prevention and control strategies to address important public health problems; Goal 4: To assist countries and other global partners to conduct applied research that will provide new information needed to improve the effectiveness of global public health policies and programs; and Goal 5: To promote the free flow of accurate technical information on global health problems and to share lessons learned in their control and prevention.

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Program Number: 64994
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Sponsor: American College of Veterinary Surgeons (ACVS)
Title: Minimally Invasive Surgical Research Grant
Contact:
Tel: 301-610-2000
Email: ACVS@acvs.org
Full Program: http://www.acvs.org/ACVSFoundation/ResearchGrants/index.cfm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor awards grants of up to $15,000 for small 'stand alone' projects and pilot studies to target larger granting agencies for clinically oriented projects to evaluate minimally invasive approaches, techniques and technologies.

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Program Number: 64993
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Sponsor: American College of Veterinary Surgeons (ACVS)
Title: Diplomate Clinical Research Grants
Contact:
Tel: 301-610-2000
Email: ACVS@acvs.org
Full Program: http://www.acvs.org/ACVSFoundation/ResearchGrants/index.cfm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
Grants of up to $10,000 are awarded for 'stand alone' projects and pilot studies to target larger granting agencies to address clinically-oriented surgical problems. Only ACVS Diplomates are eligible to apply as principal investigators.

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Program Number: 58603
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--U.S. Army Natick Soldier Center-U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command
Contact: Associateship Programs
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/pga/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&39~NSC
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers at participating laboratories. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 58545
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Contact:
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/vwLabInformation/18D986B935A0B277852567B000519D39?OpenDocument&26~NOAA
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 36516
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Sponsor: North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Title: Science for Peace Research and Development Project Grants
Contact: Public Diplomacy Division
Tel:
Email: sfp.applications@hq.nato.int
Website: http://www.nato.int
Full Program: http://www.nato.int/science/support/sfp/sfp-nfa.htm
Deadlines: 7/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Applications may be submitted at any time, but deadlines for submission of applications in 2006 have been set as follows: 1 December 2005 : 1 March 2006 : 1 July 2006 : 1 November 2006 .
SYNOPSIS:
These grants offer support for applied research and development projects in Partner and Mediterranean Dialogue countries, to cover project-related costs such as scientific equipment, computers, software, and training of project personnel. Only projects in the security-related Priority Research Topics will be supported. Projects may be a maximum of three years' duration and those involving more than one Partner or Mediterranean Dialogue (MD) country will be encouraged

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Program Number: 26180
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Sponsor: Johnson (Robert Wood) Foundation
Title: Substance Abuse Policy Research Program
Contact:
Tel: 336-286-4548
Email: saprp@leaders.ccl.org
Website: http://www.rwjf.org/applications/solicited/cfp.jsp?ID=19686
Full Program: http://www.rwjf.org/applications/solicited/cfp.jsp?ID=19686
Deadlines: 11/14/2006,5/8/2007
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for policy studies relating to alcohol, tobacco and other drugs. This round of funding will support grants of under $100,000 and larger grants of between $100,000 and $400,000. SAPRP will also provide funding of up to $30,000 to support timesensitive
policy analyses that will advance knowledge on key issues of substance abuse policy (alcohol, tobacco and other drugs).

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Program Number: 25269
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Sponsor: North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Title: Security Through Science Programme - Expert Visits
Contact: Public Diplomacy Division
Tel: 32-2-707-4111
Website: http://www.nato.int
Full Program: http://www.nato.int/science/support/ev/ev-nfa.htm
Deadlines: 7/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Applications may be submitted at any time, although deadlines for submission of applications for support have been set as follows:
1 December 2005 : 1 March 2006 : 1 July 2006 : 1 November 2006. The first three deadlines above refer to applications for support in 2006, while the deadline of 1 November 2006 refers to applications for support in 2007.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor supports high level specialists from NATO, partner countries or Mediterranean Dialogue countries who wish to benefit from one another's expertise. The awards are available for expert visits in any priority research topics in the areas of Defence Against Terrorism or Countering Other Threats to Security Visit. Visits may range from a few days duration to a maximum of one month.

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Program Number: 18573
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Sponsor: Dodge (Geraldine R.) Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact: David Grant, Executive Director
Tel: 973-540-8442
Email: info@grdodge.org
Full Program: http://www.grdodge.org/applicationguidelines.htm
Deadlines: 1/20/2006,3/1/2006,5/1/2006,6/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
New applicants should submit a letter of inquiry prior to submitting a proposal. Letters of inquiry may be submitted throughout the year, but must be received at least two weeks prior to the corresponding proposal submission deadline. New Jersey Animal Assistance Program requests are due by January 20, 2006. Proposals for Arts are due by March 1, 2006. Morris County Local Projects are due by May 1, 2006. Applications for Environmental grants are due June 1, 2006. Education project proposals are due by November 1, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor provides grants to tax-exempt organizations in the following major issues areas: education, arts, Morris County local projects, welfare of animals, and the environment. Support is focused primarily in New Jersey, however, may be national in scope.

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Program Number: 08464
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Sponsor: North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Title: Security Through Science Programme - Advanced Research Workshops (ARWs)
Contact: Public Diplomacy Division
Tel: 32 2 707 4111
Website: http://www.nato.int
Full Program: http://www.nato.int/science/support/arw/arw-nfa.htm
Deadlines: 7/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Applications may be submitted at any time, although deadlines for submission of applications for support have been set as follows to coincide with meetings of the Advisory Panels. 1 December 2005 : 1 March 2006 : 1 July 2006: 1 November 2006. The first three deadlines above refer to applications for support in 2006, while the deadline of 1 November 2006 refers to applications for support in 2007.
SYNOPSIS:
The purpose of an advanced research workshop is to contribute to the critical assessment of existing knowledge on new and important topics, to identify directions for future research, and to promote close working relationships between scientists from different countries and with different professional experience. Funding amounts vary dependent on the size and duration of the workshop.

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Program Number: 08309
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Sponsor: North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Title: Security Through Science Programme - Collaborative Linkage Grants
Contact:
Tel: 32 2 707 4111
Website: http://www.nato.int
Full Program: http://www.nato.int/science/support/clg/clg-nfa.htm
Deadlines: 7/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Applications may be submitted at any time, although deadlines for submission of applications for support have been set as follows:
1 December 2005 : 1 March 2006 : 1 July 2006 ; 1 November 2006. The first three deadlines above refer to applications for support in 2006, while the deadline of 1 November 2006 refers to applications for support in 2007.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers assistance to members of research teams in universities or research institutions in countries of the Euro-Atlantic Partnership Council, to collaborate on research projects. The collaboration must be between scientists in NATO countries and those of Partner or Mediterranean Dialogue countries. Support offered differs, depending on the scope of the project and may be offered for up to two years.

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Program Number: 04255
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Sponsor: Rockefeller Archive Center
Title: Grants-in-Aid for Research at the Rockefeller Archive Center
Contact: Grants Program Administrator
Tel:
Email: archive@rockefeller.edu
Full Program: http://archive.rockefeller.edu/grants/generalgia.php
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
Mailed applications must be postmarked by November 15. Applications submitted via e-mail attachment must be submitted prior to midnight Eastern Standard Time November 15.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers grants to promote and support research in the Rockefeller Archive Center. These grants may be used towards round-trip travel to the Center, for temporary lodging in the area, and for related research expenses.

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Program Number: 00996
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Sponsor: North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Title: Security Through Science Programme - Advanced Study Institutes (ASI's)
Contact: Public Diplomacy Division
Tel: 32 2 707 4111
Website: http://www.nato.int
Full Program: http://www.nato.int/science/support/asi/asi-nfa.htm
Deadlines: 7/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Applications may be submitted at any time, although deadlines for submission of applications for support have been set as follows to coincide with meetings of the Advisory Panels: 1 December 2005 : 1 March 2006 : 1 July 2006 : 1 November 2006. The first three deadlines above refer to applications for support in 2006, while the deadline of 1 November 2006 refers to applications for support in 2007.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor supports high level teaching activities where a carefully defined subject, systematically presented, is treated in depth by lecturers of international standing, and new advances in a subject, not taught elsewhere, are reported in tutorial form. ASI's should be co-directed by a scientist from both a NATO country and a partner country of the EAPC or a country of the Mediterranean Dialogue.



EDUCATION

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Program Number: 89886
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Sponsor: Harvard University
Title: Safra Foundation Center for Ethics--Graduate Fellowships in Ethics
Contact: Director of Graduate Fellowships
Tel: 617-495-1336
Email: ethics@harvard.edu
Full Program:
http://www.ethics.harvard.edu/fellowships_graduate.php
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The fellowships support outstanding Harvard-enrolled graduate students who are writing dissertations or engaged in major research on topics in practical ethics, especially ethical issues in business, education, government, law, and medicine.

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Program Number: 89596
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Sponsor: Directorate for Education and Human Resources/NSF
Title: Discovery Research K-12 (DR-K12)
Contact: Michael R. Haney, Lead Program Director
Tel: 703-292-5102
Email: mhaney@nsf.gov
Full Program: http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2006/nsf06593/nsf06593.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006,11/15/2006,12/1/2006,3/9/2007,3/28/2007,5/8/2007
Deadline Note:
Letters of Intent are due November 1, 2006 for all Exploratory Projects. Preliminary Proposals are due November 15, 2006 for Full Scale Projects and December 1, 2006 Conferences related to Components A, B, and C. Full proposals are due: March 9, 2007--Component A: Applied Research (Exploratory and Full-Scale); March 20, 2006--Component B: Development of Resources and Tools (Exploratory and Full-Scale); March 28, 2007 Component C: Capacity Building (Exploratory and Full-Scale); and May 8, 2007--Conferences Related to A, B, and C.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides funding for research, development, and evaluation activities through knowledge generation and application to improve K-12 learning and teaching. The program addresses this mission by funding activities in three major areas: Applied Research supporting three categories of projects: Evaluative Studies of NSF-Funded Resources and Tools, Studies of Student Learning Progressions, and Studies of Teachers and Teaching; Development of Resources and Tools supporting two categories of projects: Assessment of Students' and Teachers' Learning and Instruction of K-12 Students and Teachers; Capacity Building supporting two categories of projects: STEM Systems Research and STEM Education Research Scholars. In addition to these three areas, conferences related to the mission of the program are also supported.

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Program Number: 89533
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Sponsor: Leslie (Fannie and Alan) Center for the Humanities
Title: Fellowships for Faculty
Contact: Administrator
Tel: 603-646-0896
Email: lhc@dartmouth.edu
Website: http://www.dartmouth.edu/~lhc/fellowships.html
Full Program: http://www.dartmouth.edu/~lhc/fellowship_faculty.pdf
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers two annual fellowships of $500 each to Dartmouth faculty to seed distinguished research or creative projects with a significant humanities component.

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Program Number: 89367
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Sponsor: American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery, Inc.
Title: Peggy Nowell, R.N. Travel Grant
Contact:
Tel: 715-845-9283
Email: information@aslms.org
Website: http://www.aslms.org/forms/travel_grant_form.html
Full Program: http://www.aslms.org/grants/peggynowell.html
Deadlines: 11/6/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides financial assistance to a member and/or non-member to attend and present an abstract in the nursing/allied health session at the ASLMS Annual Meeting.

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Program Number: 89242
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Sponsor: American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
Title: NCAA Research Award
Contact:
Tel: 847-292-4900
Email: bart@aossm.org
Full Program: http://www.sportsmed.org/research/grantapps.asp
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
This award is given to the best paper submitted that pertains to the health, safety, and well-being of Collegiate student-athletes.

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Program Number: 88610
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Sponsor: National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration/Department of Commerce
Title: Administration of NOAA's Undergraduate Scholarship Program
Contact: Chantell Haskins
Tel: 301-713-9437 x-125
Email: Chantell.Haskins@noaa.gov
Website: http://www.grants.gov/search/search.do?oppId=10042&mode=VIEW
Full Program: http://a257.g.akamaitech.net/7/257/2422/01jan20061800/edocket.access.gpo.gov/2006/06-5225.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The purpose of this document is to advise the public that NOAA's Office of Education (OEd), Educational Partnership Program is announcing the availability of Federal assistance for a not-for-profit organization to administer its Undergraduate Scholarship Program. The goal of the Undergraduate Scholarship Program is to increase the number of students who undertake course work and graduate with degrees in the targeted areas integral to NOAA's mission. This program targets students who have completed their sophomore year; attend Minority Serving Institutions; major in mathematics, science, or engineering; and have recently declared, or about to declare a major in atmospheric, oceanic, remote sensing technology, or environmental science disciplines.

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Program Number: 86318
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Sponsor: ShopKo Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact: John Vigeland, Director of Corporate Communications
Tel: 920-429-4132
Email: shopkocharities@shopko.com
Full Program: http://www.shopko.com/corporate/community/foundation/index.jsp
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides funding to improve the quality of life in the communities they serve.

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Program Number: 85227
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Sponsor: Directorate for Engineering/NSF
Title: Active Nanostructures and Nanosystems (ANN)
Contact: Kevin W. Lyons, Program Director
Tel: 703-292-5365
Email: klyons@nsf.gov
Full Program: http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2006/nsf06595/nsf06595.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides funding for collaborative research and education in the area of active nanostructures and nanosystems, and on the long-term social change associated with these innovations. Approximately $29 million is available to fund sixty awards.

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Program Number: 84629
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Sponsor: Knowles (Janet H. and Harry) Foundation
Title: Young Scholars Research Fellowship Program
Contact: Nicole Gillespie
Tel: 856-608-0001
Email: ngillespie@kstf.org
Full Program: http://www.kstf.org/research_fellowships/rf_application_info.php
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor seeks to support early career scholars engaged in critical research in science and mathematics education. Three two-year fellowships will be made for $110,000 each.

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Program Number: 83566
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Sponsor: Nordson Corporation Foundation
Title: Grants Program--Ohio
Contact: Kathy Ladiner, Program Assistant
Tel: 440-892-1580
Email: kladiner@nordson.com
Full Program: http://www.nordson.com/Corporate/Community/Foundation
Deadlines: 5/15/2006,8/15/2006,11/15/2006,2/15/2007
Deadline Note:
Applications in Ohio must apply by February 15, May 15, August 15 and November 15.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor makes grants to tax-exempt organizations in the fields of education, human welfare, arts and culture, and civic.

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Program Number: 83378
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Sponsor: Reynolds and Reynolds Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact: Alice Davisson
Tel: 937-485-8138
Email: alice_davisson@reyrey.com
Website: http://www.reyrey.com/our_company/profile/in_the_community/company_foundation.asp
Full Program: http://www.reyrey.com/our_company/profile/in_the_community/comm-grantgl.asp
Deadlines: 2/15/2006,5/17/2006,8/16/2006,11/14/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides grants to tax-exempt organizations in the fields of education; cultural arts; and community betterment.

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Program Number: 82182
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Sponsor: American Academy of Neurology
Title: sanofi-aventis Minority Scholars Program
Contact: Rachel King
Tel: 651-695-2806
Email: rking@aan.com
Full Program: http://www.aan.com/professionals/awards/scientific/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.info&id=25
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The Minority Scholars Program was established to promote diversity in the field of neurology. The program provides minority medical students the opportunity to learn more about careers in neurology and neuroscience.

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Program Number: 82161
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Sponsor: Community Foundation of Greater Lorain County
Title: African American Community Fund
Contact:
Tel: 440-277-0142
Email: info@peoplewhocare.org
Full Program: http://www.peoplewhocare.org/images/aacf_Grant_Application1.pdf
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides grants to promote and support the development of social, economic, educational, and health initiatives in the African American community.

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Program Number: 80826
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Sponsor: American Association for the Advancement of Science
Title: Merck/AAAS Undergraduate Science Research Program
Contact:
Tel: 202-326-6670
Email: merck@aaas.org
Website: http://nt1-ehrweb.aaas.org/merck/PDFs/USPR_2007_Web_Packet.pdf
Full Program: http://nt1-ehrweb.aaas.org/merck/
Deadlines: 11/3/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers support to public and private, primarily undergraduate, colleges and universities to enhance undergraduate science education in the areas of biology and chemistry and, in particular, to encourage programs that foster understanding of the interrelationship of these sciences. Awards of up to $60,000 over three years will be made to encourage students to pursue graduate education in biology and chemistry.

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Program Number: 75823
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Sponsor: American Association of Anatomists
Title: Student/Postdoctoral Fellow Education Research Poster Award
Contact:
Tel: 301-634-7910
Email: exec@anatomy.org
Website: http://www.anatomy.org/Awards-Grants/student_young_faculty.htm
Full Program: http://www.anatomy.org/Files/public/STA_app_2007.pdf
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
The deadline to submit an abstract to the sponsor's annual meeting is November 8, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support to encourage participation in the sponsor's annual meeting at Experimental Biology (EB). Eligible applicants must be members of the sponsor's organization (2007 dues paid by abstract submission deadline), and must be first or last author and presenter at the sponsor's EB 2007 conference.

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Program Number: 75510
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Sponsor: Rockefeller Archive Center
Title: Scholar-in-Residence Program
Contact: Grant Program Administrator
Tel:
Email: archive@rockefeller.edu
Full Program: http://archive.rockefeller.edu/grants/scholarinresidence.php
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
Mailed applications must be postmarked by November 15. Applications submitted via e-mail attachment must be submitted prior to midnight Eastern Standard Time November 15.
SYNOPSIS:
The scholar-in-residence program aims to promote and support research in the collections housed at the Rockefeller Archive Center. Each resident scholar receives a stipend of $5,000 per month for up to nine months of study and research.

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Program Number: 75485
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Sponsor: Society for Academic Emergency Medicine
Title: Institutional Research Training Grant
Contact:
Tel: 517-485-5484
Email: saem@saem.org
Full Program: http://www.saem.org/awards/03resegrnt.htm
Deadlines: 11/3/2006
SYNOPSIS:
This grant provides financial support of $75,000 per year for two years for an academic emergency medicine program to train a research fellow. The sponsoring program must demonstrate an excellent research training environment with a qualified mentor and specific area of research emphasis. The training for the fellow may include a formal research education program or advanced degree. It is expected that the fellow who is selected by the applying program will dedicate full time effort to research, and will complete a research project. The goal of this grant is to help establish a departmental culture in emergency medicine programs that will continue to support advanced research training for emergency medicine residency graduates.

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Program Number: 73689
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Sponsor: Air and Waste Management Association
Title: Lyman A. Ripperton Award
Contact: Stephanie Glyptis, Director
Tel: 412-232-3444 x3117
Email: sglyptis@awma.org
Full Program: http://www.awma.org/about/awards/images/2006-2007%20HA%20nom%20pkg.doc
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
An award is given for distinguished achievement as an educator in some field of air pollution control. It is awarded to an individual, who by precept and example, has inspired students to achieve excellence in all their professional and social endeavors. It recognizes the abilities that only a few in the education profession possess -- to be able to teach with rigor, humor, humility, and pride.

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Program Number: 72018
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Sponsor: Association of Perioperative Registered Nurses
Title: Research Grants
Contact: Leslie Durgin
Tel: 800-755-2676 x230
Website: http://www.aorn.org/research/pdf/Researchgrant.pdf
Full Program: http://www.aorn.org/research/grantguidelines.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for research conducted by nurses interested in developing their expertise as they progress through professional nursing educational programs and obtain research experience. Applicants must be members of the sponsor's organization.

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Program Number: 71977
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Sponsor: SUPERVALU Foundation
Title: Contribution Program
Contact: Terry Polk
Tel: 952-828-4829
Email: terry.a.polk@supervalu.com
Full Program: http://www.supervalu.com/sv-webapp/community/guidelines.jsp
Deadlines: 2/15/2006,5/15/2006,8/15/2006,11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support to local programs that address community needs, are measurable and are serving communities where the sponsor or one of its companies has a significant presence.

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Program Number: 71974
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Sponsor: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention/DHHS
Title: Public Health Conference Support Grant Program
Contact: Sharon Robertson, Grants Management Specialist
Tel: 770-488-2748
Email: SRobertson1@cdc.gov
Full Program: http://www.cdc.gov/od/pgo/funding/05031-A2.htm
Deadlines: 11/9/2006,12/11/2006,2/2/2007,3/5/2007
Deadline Note:
The sponsor requests, but does not require, submission of a letter of intent for this program.
For Cycle A, the letter of intent is due by November 9, 2006. The application deadline is December 11, 2006.
For Cycle B, the letter of intent is due by February 2, 2007. The application deadline is March 5, 2007.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides partial support for specific non-federal conferences in the areas of health promotion and disease prevention information and education programs, and applied research.
Measurable outcomes of the conferences supported under this program announcement should be in alignment with one or more of the following goals and/or performance measures:
National Center of Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities (NCBDDD) -- Priority 1: Develop and implement comprehensive research-to-practice initiatives that promote early identification, referral, and intervention for prioritized health conditions; Priority 2: Identify major new factors leading to healthy birth outcomes; Priority 3: Conduct research on the natural history of secondary conditions throughout the lifespan to identify promising interventions; Priority 4: Develop and implement a comprehensive research-to-practice initiative designed to promote preconception care services; and Priority 5: Promote evidence-based strategies for optimal child development.
National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (NCCDPHP) -- Goal 1: Increase early detection of breast and cervical cancer by building nationwide programs in breast and cervical cancer prevention, especially among high-risk, underserved women; Goal 2: Expand community-based breast and cervical cancer screening and diagnostic services to low income, medically underserved women. For women diagnosed with cancer or pre-cancer, ensure access to treatment services; Goal 3: Reduce cigarette smoking among youth; Goal 4: Support prevention research to develop sustainable and transferable community-based behavioral interventions; Goal 5: Increase the capacity of state cardiovascular health programs to address prevention of cardiovascular disease at the community level; Goal 6: Reduce death and disability due to heart disease and stroke and eliminate disparities; Goal 7: Increase the capacity of state diabetes control programs to address the prevention of diabetes and its complications at the community level; Goal 8: Improve the quality of state-based cancer registries; Goal 9: Help states monitor the prevalence of major behavioral risks associated with premature morbidity and mortality in adults to improve the planning, implementation, and evaluation of health promotion and disease prevention programs; and Goal 10: Decrease levels of obesity, or reduce the rate of growth of obesity, in communities through nutrition and physical interventions.
National Center for Environmental Health (NCEH) -- Goal 1: Determine human health effects associated with environmental exposures; Goal 2: Prevent or reduce illnesses, injury, and death related to environmental risk factors; Goal 3: Build and enhance effective partnerships to improve environmental health capacity; and Goal 4: Promote effective and efficient NCEH management.
National Center for Injury Prevention and Control (NCIPC) -- Goal 1: Reduce the risk of youth violence; Goal 2: Reduce violence against women; Goal 3: Enhance the capacity of states to implement effective rape prevention and education programs; Goal 4: Reduce the number and severity of head injuries in CDC funded projects by increasing bicycle helmet use;
Goal 5: Improve the timelines and quality of data used to determine the medical and social impact of traumatic brain injury; Goal 6: Reduce the incidence of residential fire-related injuries and deaths by increasing functional smoke alarms on every habitable floor; Goal 7: Increase external input on the research priorities, policies, and procedures related to the extramural research supported by CDC; Goal 8: Provide online access to injury prevention data; and Goal 9: Improve the uniformity, quality, and accessibility of emergency department data for public health surveillance in several states; ultimately developing the capacity to improve data in all states through development of guidelines, recommendations, or technical assistance.
National Center for Health Marketing (NCHM) -- Goal 1. Ensure that CDC has the necessary data about its customers to develop health marketing and communication interventions products, and programs that address customers' health information needs; Goal 2. Ensure that CDC employs innovative and rigorous strategies for reaching its customers based on health marketing and communication research; Goal 3. Provide value-added health marketing and communication support to ensure that the best available health information is rapidly and reliably disseminated and adopted as effective practice and policy; Goal 4. Ensure efficient, integrated use of CDC functions that contribute to the creation, delivery, and communication of health information and products, with a focus on those that eliminate health disparities; Goal 5. Ensure that CDC's customers have effective, real-time access to needed health and safety information through appropriate health information dissemination channels; Goal 6. Produce science-based health messages that are accessible, understandable, and relevant to intended audiences by incorporating health literacy, cultural communication, and language factors; Goal 7. Facilitate two-way communication and engagement with CDC and its traditional and emerging partners, including national and international public heath system partners, public sector partners, and private sector partners; Goal 8. Enhance the capacity of CDC and its national and international partners to rapidly and accurately communicate critical information about infectious, occupational, environmental, and terrorist threats; monitor the health of communities; and assist in the detection of emerging public health problems; Goal 9. Promote and facilitate health marketing and communication efforts to measure progress toward agency goals and evaluate the impact of agency programs; and Goal 10. Ensure the development of public health marketing and communication professionals and researchers via CDC-supported training programs.
Office of the Chief of Public Health Practice (OCPHP) -- Public Health Law Program: Goal 1: Develop the legal preparedness of the public health system to address terrorism and other national public health priorities;
Goal 2: Improve the understanding and use of law as a public health tool; and Goal 3: Establish robust partnerships to join public health practitioners with partners in key law-related sectors, such as elected officials and the legal and law enforcement communities.
Office of Global Health (OGH) -- Goal 1: To strengthen global capacity to detect, investigate, and monitor disease and injury, as well as their causes, and to respond appropriately to problems as they are identified;
Goal 2: To work with countries to establish and maintain effective public health systems, including trained workforces, and collection and use of essential information for effective public health policies and programs; Goal 3: To collaborate with countries and other international partners in developing, implementing, and evaluating prevention and control strategies to address important public health problems; Goal 4: To assist countries and other global partners to conduct applied research that will provide new information needed to improve the effectiveness of global public health policies and programs; and Goal 5: To promote the free flow of accurate technical information on global health problems and to share lessons learned in their control and prevention.

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Program Number: 71671
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Sponsor: Foundation for Child Development
Title: Changing Faces of America's Children Young Scholars Program
Contact:
Tel: 212-213-8337
Email: nac@fcd-us.org
Full Program: http://www.fcd-us.org/ourwork/y-how.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides approximately three to four fellowships of up to $150,000 each over a maximum period of three-years to study issues affecting the development of young immigrant children in the United States.

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Program Number: 71222
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Sponsor: American Association of Nurse Anesthetists
Title: General Research Grant
Contact: Davonna Thomas
Tel: 847-655-1171
Email: Dthomas@aana.com
Full Program: http://www.aana.com/uploadedFiles/Professional_Development/AANA_Foundation/Applications/crna_res_grants050205.pdf
Deadlines: 11/15/2006,4/15/2007
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support to CRNAs who seek funding to conduct proposed research related to anesthesia.

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Program Number: 70940
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Sponsor: Silicon Valley Association of REALTORS Charitable Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact: Sarah Kishler
Tel: 408-200-0112
Email: skishler@silvar.org
Full Program: http://www.silvar.org/Contents/ASP/common.asp?id=35&Link=Link35
Deadlines: 2/15/2006,5/15/2006,8/15/2006,11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
The sponsor's Trustees meet quarterly (March, June, September, December) to evaluate applications. Applications must be received by the deadlines dates in order to be considered at the respective quarterly meeting.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for projects that help create more productive and enriched communities.

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Program Number: 70927
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Sponsor: Society of Teachers of Family Medicine
Title: Research Paper Award
Contact: Kay Frank
Tel: 800-274-2237, x5402
Email: kfrank@stfm.org
Full Program: http://www.stfm.org/awards/research.html
Deadlines: 11/10/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The award recognizes the best research paper published by an member of the sponsor's organization in a peer-reviewed journal during the selected year.

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Program Number: 70446
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Sponsor: Baylor University
Title: Robert Foster Cherry Award for Great Teaching
Contact:
Tel: 254-710-2923
Full Program: http://www.baylor.edu/cherry_awards/
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides an award designed to honor great teachers, to stimulate discussion in the academy about the value of teaching, and to encourage departments and institutions to value their own great teachers. The winner of the award will receive a prize of $205,000 and will teach in residence at Baylor University during the 2008 fall or 2009 spring semester; travel expenses and a furnished apartment will be provided.

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Program Number: 70413
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Sponsor: Center for the Humanities at Wesleyan University
Title: Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship
Contact: Professor Jill Morawski, Director
Tel:
Full Program: http://www.wesleyan.edu/chum/mellon.html
Deadlines: 11/2/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor awards a fellowship to provide scholars who have lately completed their Ph.D.'s with free time to further their own work in a cross-disciplinary setting, and to associate them with a distinguished faculty. One Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow and possibly two Fellows will be appointed to the Wesleyan University Center for the Humanities for the whole academic year, 2007-2008, and will be awarded a stipend of $45,000.

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Program Number: 70109
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Sponsor: Medical Library Association
Title: Donald A.B. Lindberg Research Fellowship
Contact:
Tel: 312-419-9094, x28
Email: mlapd2@mlahq.org
Website: http://www.mlanet.org/pdf/grants/lindberg_submission_20060711.pdf
Full Program: http://www.mlanet.org/awards/grants/lindberg.html
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for individuals whose research will extend the underlying knowledge base of health sciences information management or enhance the practice of the information professions, particularly health sciences librarianship. Fellows must be citizens or permanent residents of the United States, or have been lawfully admitted for permanent residence at the time of appointment. The award is not restricted to disbursement in a single year and funding may be disbursed over a period of up to five years depending on the needs of the research fellow.

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Program Number: 70016
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Sponsor: Saint Luke's Foundation of Cleveland
Title: Grants Program
Contact: Leah Gary
Tel: 216-431-8010
Email: lgary@saintlukesfoundation.org
Full Program: http://www.saintlukesfoundation.org/guidelines4.asp
Deadlines: 11/1/2006,2/1/2007,5/1/2007,8/1/2007
Deadline Note:
Applicants must submit a letter of intent by one of the following deadlines: November 1, 2006; February 1, 2007; May 1, 2007; and August 1, 2007. The sponsor will invite selected applicants to submit a full proposal. If invited, deadlines for full proposals are January 2, 2007; March 30, 2007; June 29, 2007; and October 1, 2007.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor seeks to provide leadership and support for the improvement and transformation of the health and well being of individuals, families and communities of Greater Cleveland.

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Program Number: 69979
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Sponsor: KnowledgeWorks Foundation
Title: OhioCAN Grants Program--Start-Up Grants
Contact: Mayme Patthoff, Associate Director
Tel: 216-241-6133
Email: patthoffm@ohiocan.org
Full Program: http://www.ohiocan.org/OCAN/ItemPage.aspx?groupid=3&id=89
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides grants of up to $30,000 a year for two years to nonprofit organizations to support new college access programs.

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Program Number: 69718
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Sponsor: Gold (Arnold P.) Foundation for Humanism in Medicine
Title: Grants Program
Contact: Ann Bruder, Director of Programs
Tel: 201-567-7999
Email: abruder@gold-foundation.org
Full Program: http://humanism-in-medicine.org/cgi-bin/htmlos.cgi/01579.1.5021509067320735682
Deadlines: 5/13/2006,8/12/2006,11/4/2006
Deadline Note:
All applicants must submit a letter of inquiry. Letters of inquiry are accepted at any time. Selected applicants will be invited to submit a full proposal. Deadlines for full proposals are May 13, August 12, or November 4.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides financial support to programs and projects which encourage more compassionate and relationship-centered healthcare.

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Program Number: 69447
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Sponsor: Donnelley (R.R.) and Sons Company Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact:
Tel: 312-326-8175
Email: communityrelations@rrd.com
Full Program: http://www.rrdonnelley.com/wwwRRD/AboutUs/Community/ApplyGrant.asp
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Proposals are accepted between January 1 and November 1 every year.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides grants to organizations serving the communities in which the sponsor has operations.

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Program Number: 69343
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Sponsor: Alliant Energy
Title: Community Grants Program
Contact: Tim Heinrich, Executive Director
Tel: 605-458-4483
Email: foundation@alliantenergy.com
Full Program: http://www.alliantenergy.com/docs/groups/public/documents/pub/p012195.pdf
Deadlines: 11/1/2006,2/1/2007,5/1/2007,8/1/2007
Deadline Note:
Proposal letters are accepted on an ongoing basis throughout the year, but are considered only in the next grantmaking cycle. The deadlines for proposal letters are November 1, February 1, May 1 and August 1.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor seeks to improve the quality of life in the communities it serves by supporting programs in the areas of: human needs; education; culture and art; civic; and environment.

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Program Number: 68813
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Sponsor: Limited Brands
Title: Grants Program
Contact:
Tel: 614-415-6400
Email: GetInvolved@Limitedbrands.com
Full Program: http://www.limitedbrands.com/social_responsibility/community/support.jsp
Deadlines: 11/1/2006,3/1/2007,7/1/2007
Deadline Note:
Grant applications must be received by November 1 for Cycle A; March 1 for Cycle B; or July 1 for Cycle C.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides monetary and in-kind support to 501(c)(3) organizations that fit within the sponsor's philanthropic focus. Priority is given to projects that: have a Limited Brands Associate involved as a board member, committee member, long-time volunteer or active partner; meet identified needs in the community; come from organizations that exhibit strong fiscal management and board commitment; encourage and explore community partnerships and leverage additional support; and provide opportunities for possible involvement of our associates.

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Program Number: 68713
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Sponsor: Woods (Tiger) Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact:
Tel: 714-816-1806
Full Program: http://www.twfound.org/grants/default.sps?itype=7609
Deadlines: 11/1/2006,2/1/2007,5/1/2007,8/1/2007
Deadline Note:
There are four grant cycles per year, and grants are awarded every quarter. If an applicant submits a grant application after one cycle has closed, the application will be considered during the next cycle.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor focuses on providing opportunities to children who are underserved, in the areas of: education; and youth development.

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Program Number: 68665
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Sponsor: Stocker Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact: Melanie R. Wilson, Grants and Office Manager
Tel: 440-246-5719
Email: mwilson@stockerfoundation.org
Full Program: http://www.stockerfoundation.org/apply.html
Deadlines: 3/3/2006,6/30/2006,11/3/2006
Deadline Note:
Any organization that has not previously submitted a proposal to the sponsor, has received a declination in the past year, or has not yet received IRS tax-exemption status, must first submit a letter of inquiry to the sponsor a minimum of six weeks before the submission deadline. Lettrs of inquiry are due March 3, 2006; June 30, 2006; and November 3, 2006. Full proposals are due April 15, 2006; August 15, 2006; and December 15, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides financial assistance to tax-exempt organizations for programs in the fields of: arts and culture; community needs; education; health; social services; and women's issues. The sponsor's grantmaking is restricted by geography. Currently eligible are the communities located in Lorain County, Ohio; Pima County, Arizona; San Fransisco County, California; Bernalillo and Dona Ana Counties, New Mexico; and King County, Washington.

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Program Number: 68662
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Sponsor: Deluxe Corporate Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact: Pamela G. Bridger
Tel: 651-787-5124
Email: Pam.Bridger@deluxe.com
Full Program: http://www.deluxe.com/dlxab/deluxe-foundation-guidelines.jsp
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Grant proposals are accepted from February 1 through November 1 each year.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor makes contributions to tax-exempt organizations that serve communities where Deluxe facilities are located. The sponsor partners with nonprofit organizations to strengthen the lives of people and communities through philanthropy and volunteerism. Facility locations are: Flagstaff, Phoenix, Arizona; Antelope Valley, Chatsworth, and Santa Fe Springs, California; Colorado Springs, Colorado; Lithia Springs, Georgia; Chicago, Crystal Lake, Illinois; Kansas City, Kansas; Groton, Sudbury, Townsend, Massachusetts; Arden Hills, Shoreview, Minnesota; Maryville, Missouri; Mountain Lakes, Thorofare, New Jersey; Syracuse, New York; Greensboro, North Carolina; Streetsboro, Ohio; Landsdale, North Wales, Pennsylvania; Dallas, Texas; and Salt Lake City, Utah.

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Program Number: 68657
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Sponsor: Society for Academic Emergency Medicine
Title: Scholarly Sabbatical Grant
Contact:
Tel: 517-485-5484
Email: saem@saem.org
Full Program: http://www.saem.org/awards/sabbatic.htm
Deadlines: 11/3/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers a sabbatical grant to provide the opportunity for an individual to learn unique research or educational methods or procedures which require day-to-day, in-depth training under the direct supervision of a knowledgeable mentor. The award will provide up to $60,000 annually.

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Program Number: 68575
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Sponsor: Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice
Title: Margot Karle Scholarship
Contact:
Tel: 212-529-8021
Email: info@astraea.org
Website: http://www.astraea.org
Full Program: http://astraeafoundation.org/Pdf/0607MKS.doc
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers scholarships to full-time, female undergraduate students attending a City University of New York (CUNY) school who have demonstrated both financial need and a high degree of community involvement in working for social, economic, political and environmental justice.

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Program Number: 68571
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Sponsor: Stranahan Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact: Pam Roberts, Grants Manager
Tel: 419-882-5575
Email: proberts@stranahanfoundation.org
Full Program: http://stranahanfoundation.org/procedures.php
Deadlines: 3/1/2006,7/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor seeks to improve the quality of people´s lives through supporting organizatons that give people the tools to become educated, healthy, self-reliant and contributing members of society.

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Program Number: 68485
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Sponsor: Reuter Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact: Bob Reuter
Tel: 216-961-1141
Email: mail@ReuterFdn.org
Full Program: http://www.reuterfdn.org/apply.htm
Deadlines: 5/15/2006,6/15/2006,7/15/2006,8/15/2006,9/15/2006,10/15/2006,11/15/2006,12/15/2006,1/15/2007,2/15/2007,3/15/2007,4/15/2007
Deadline Note:
The sponsor suggests submitting a letter of inquiry prior to a full proposal. If the sponsor is interested, the applicant may submit a full proposal. Requests are evaluated every month. Requests received by the 15th of the month, will be evaluated by the 30th of the following month.
SYNOPSIS:
The majority of the sponsor's grants are made for social services to help the needy, homeless and disadvantaged in the Cleveland, Ohio and Collin County, Texas areas.

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Program Number: 68121
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Sponsor: Carver (Roy J.) Charitable Trust
Title: Grants Program
Contact: L. Beth Mumey, Secretary
Tel: 563-263-4010
Email: bmumey@carvertrust.org
Full Program: http://www.carvertrust.org/index.php?page=53
Deadlines: 8/15/2006,11/15/2006,2/15/2007,5/15/2007
Deadline Note:
Applicants should first submit a letter of inquiry. Letters of inquiry may be submitted at any time. If invited, full proposals will be due on the 15th of November, February, May and August.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor awards grants to tax-exempt organizations located in, and for projects to be conducted within, the state of Iowa and portions of Illinois, as well as to other organizations in which Mr. Carver had an interest during his lifetime. Generally speaking, the sponsor supports biomedical and scientific research, scholarships, and programs addressing the educational and recreational needs of youth.

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Program Number: 67977
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Sponsor: Princeton University
Title: Visiting Professors of Journalism
Contact:
Tel: 609-258-4717
Email: humcounc@princeton.edu
Full Program: http://www.princeton.edu/~humcounc/professors_of_journalism.shtml
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for twelve-week journalism professorships at Princeton University. The stipend for writers in residence will be $64,000 for one semester (September to December or February to May). The salary for commuting appointments will be $25,600.

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Program Number: 67946
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Sponsor: GAR Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact:
Tel: 330-643-0201
Email: GAR@bdblaw.com
Full Program: http://www.garfdn.org/Guidelines.htm
Deadlines: 5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor's charitable priorities include education, the arts, social services, and activities that are judged for the general good of the community. Ordinarily, the sponsor considers applications only from organizations in Summit County, Ohio, or adjoining counties (Cuyahoga, Medina, Portage, Stark and Wayne); priority is given to requests from Summit County organizations. .

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Program Number: 67645
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Sponsor: Armstrong (Ethel Louise) Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact: Deborah Lewis, Executive Director
Tel: 626-398-8840
Email: executivedirector@ela.org
Full Program: http://www.ela.org/grants/grants.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006,5/1/2007
SYNOPSIS:
Support is provided to programs of nonprofit organizations that are led by or support adults with disabilities. The sponsor funds programs in the areas of education, advocacy, and the arts.

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Program Number: 66444
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Sponsor: National Academic Advising Association
Title: Research Grants
Contact: Joshua Smith
Tel: 785-532-5717
Email: jss2@iupui.edu
Full Program: http://www.nacada.ksu.edu/Clearinghouse/Research_Related/Grant-Guidelines.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006,3/15/2007
SYNOPSIS:
Support is provided for proposals contributing to the field of advising-related research. Practicing professionals (administrators and faculty) as well as graduate students seeking support for dissertation research are eligible. Grant awards can be up to $5,000.

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Program Number: 66367
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Sponsor: Foundation for Independent Higher Education
Title: FIHE/UPS National Venture Fund
Contact:
Tel: 202-367-0333
Email: mgilliard@fihe.org
Website: http://www.fihe.org/NVF%20Cover%20Sheet%20%2007.doc
Full Program: http://www.fihe.org/programs/ups/national_venture_fund/nvf.htm
Deadlines: 9/1/2006,11/1/2006,4/12/2007
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides grants for the enrichment of educational opportunities for students and the creation of efficiencies in the management and delivery systems of higher education, typically through institutional collaborations and uses of technology.

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Program Number: 65733
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Sponsor: Columbus Foundation
Title: Competitive Grants
Contact:
Tel: 614-251-4000
Email: tcfinfo@columbusfoundation.org
Full Program: http://www.columbusfoundation.org/GD/_gd_templates/pages/gdPageSecondary.aspx?page=131
Deadlines: 4/7/2006,7/7/2006,9/8/2006,11/3/2006
Deadline Note:
Each program area has an individual deadline date: Health -- April 7, 2006; Social Services -- July 7, 2006; Urban Affairs -- September 8, 2006; Advancing Philanthropy and Arts and Conservation -- November 3, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
Grants are made to tax exempt organizations in the fields of conservation, education, health, social services, urban affairs, and advancing philanthropy.

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Program Number: 64625
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Sponsor: Educause
Title: Jane N. Ryland Fellowship Program
Contact:
Tel: 202-872-4200
Email: info@educause.edu
Full Program: http://www.educause.edu/content.asp?PAGE_ID=796&bhcp=1
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides fellowships for information technology professionals to attend EDUCAUSE events, thus helping to build future leaders.

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Program Number: 63521
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Sponsor: Society for Academic Emergency Medicine
Title: Medtronic Physio-Control Fellowship in Emergency Medical Services
Contact:
Tel: 517-485-5484
Email: saem@saem.org
Full Program: http://www.saem.org/awards/03ems.htm
Deadlines: 11/3/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor awards a fellowship for a qualified emergency physician to acquire important skills and begin to develop expertise as part of an academic career with a focus in emergency medical services. It provides $60,000 for a one year fellowship for emergency medicine residency graduates at an SAEM approved fellowship training site.

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Program Number: 63518
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Sponsor: Society for Academic Emergency Medicine
Title: Research Training Grant
Contact:
Tel: 517-485-5484
Email: saem@saem.org
Full Program: http://www.saem.org/awards/research.htm
Deadlines: 11/3/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides funding to support emergency physicians for two years of concentrated training in research methods and concepts. The sponsor makes available $150,000 over a two year period as support for the research trainee.

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Program Number: 63229
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Sponsor: Braitmayer Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact: Sabina Taj, Advisor
Tel: 410-730-3723
Full Program: http://www.braitmayerfoundation.org/guid.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
For the fall grant cycle, applications must be received by November 15, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for organizations and programs from across the United States which enhance the education of K-12 children. The sponsor also provides support for activities for the Marion, Massachusetts area and surrounding communities.

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Program Number: 62947
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Sponsor: Lalor Foundation
Title: Anna Lalor Burdick Program
Contact: Pamela Labonte Maksy, Foundation Administrator
Tel: 617-426-7080 x314
Email: pmaksy@grantsmanagement.com
Full Program: http://www.lalorfound.org/albguidelines.html
Deadlines: 5/15/2006,11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
Organizations are asked to begin the application process by submitting a concept paper. The sponsor's trustees meet twice a year, in June and December. Proposals are not normally considered out of cycle. The respective deadlines for the receipt of concept papers are May 15 and November 15, or in the case of holidays or weekends, on the next business day. Applicants whose concept papers have been approved by the trustees will be invited to submit full proposal narratives.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor seeks to educate young women about human reproduction in order to broaden and enhance their options in life. Grants range from $10,000 to $50,000.

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Program Number: 62076
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Sponsor: Archaeological Institute of America
Title: Archaeology of Portugal Award
Contact: Becky Donahue, Fellowship Coordinator
Tel: 617-353-8705
Email: rdonahue@aia.bu.edu
Website: http://www.archaeological.org/webinfo.php?page=10007
Full Program: http://www.archaeological.org/webinfo.php?page=10350
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides awards typically in the amount of $4,000 to support projects pertaining to the archaeology of Portugal. Portuguese, American, and other international scholars are invited to apply.

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Program Number: 61268
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Sponsor: Sun Microsystems, Inc.
Title: Academic Excellence Grant Program
Contact:
Tel: 650-960-1300
Email: edu_website_contact@sun.com
Full Program: http://www.sun.com/products-n-solutions/edu/promotions/grants/
Deadlines: 8/7/2006,11/3/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor grants equipment to eligible organizations who have developed creative projects that address the sponsor's investment priorities and create partnerships for success. The primary investment priorities are higher education and kindergarten through twelve education.

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Program Number: 60532
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Sponsor: Beldon Fund
Title: Grants Program
Contact:
Tel: 212-616-5600
Email: info@beldon.org
Full Program: http://www.beldon.org/beldon/grant_apps/default.asp
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
The sponsor's Board of Trustees makes funding decisions three times a year at its meetings, usually in winter, spring, and fall. For consideration at the February 2007 meeting, the sponsor will accept Letters of Inquiry between September 27, 2006 and November 1, 2006. If invited, full proposals are due by December 13, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor focuses project and general support grants in two programs: Human Health and the Environment and Key States. These programs are designed to work together to achieve the vision and mission of the Fund. Proposals that work synergistically across programs are encouraged.

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Program Number: 60487
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Sponsor: Association of Operating Room Nurses, Inc.
Title: Research Grant Program
Contact: Ingrid Bendzsa
Tel: 800-755-2676 x328
Email: ibendza@aorn.org
Full Program: http://www.aorn.org/research/grantprgm.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006,4/1/2007
Deadline Note:
The application deadline for submission for the first tier of funding is April 1 of each year. The first tier of the funding is made available for specific research projects and notice of the availability of such grants is publicized in the AORN Journal, on the AORN web page, and sent to chapter presidents. Proposals for the second tier of funding may be submitted on November 1 or April 1.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor supports a two-tiered research grant program specifically designed to support the development of nurse researchers and to contribute to the scientific knowledge related to perioperative nursing practice.

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Program Number: 60274
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Sponsor: Woods Charitable Fund, Inc.
Title: Grants Program
Contact: Pam Baker
Tel: 402-436-5971
Email: pbaker@woodscharitable.org
Full Program: http://fdncenter.org/grantmaker/woods/apply.html
Deadlines: 3/1/2006,7/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Applicants should contact the sponsor prior to submitting a proposal.
SYNOPSIS:
Support is provided to tax-exempt organizations to strengthen the community by improving opportunities and life outcomes for all people in Lincoln, Nebraska.

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Program Number: 51759
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Sponsor: Archaeological Institute of America
Title: Helen M. Woodruff Traveling Fellowship of the AIA and the American Academy in Rome
Contact: Becky Donahue, Fellowship Coordinator
Tel: 617-353-8705
Email: rdonahue@aia.bu.edu
Website: http://www.archaeological.org/webinfo.php?page=10007
Full Program: http://www.archaeological.org/webinfo.php?page=10347
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
OBJECTIVES:
The sponsor, in conjunction with the American Academy in Rome, offers a pre- or post-doctoral fellowship for the study of archaeology and classical studies.

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Program Number: 42074
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Sponsor: Council for International Exchange of Scholars
Title: Fulbright Programs--East Asia and the Pacific--Japan--US-Japan International Education Administrators Program
Contact: David B.J. Adams
Tel: 202-686-4021
Email: dadams@cies.iie.org
Full Program: http://www.cies.org/download/2007_08AWARDS_CATALOG.pdf
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for education administrators to participate in a group program designed to familiarize participants with higher education, society and culture in Japan. The duration of the program is three weeks.

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Program Number: 36199
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Sponsor: American Congress on Surveying and Mapping (ACSM)
Title: NSPS Forum for Equal Opportunity/Mary Feindt Scholarship
Contact: Pat Canfield
Tel: 240-632-9716, x113
Email: pat.canfield@acsm.net
Full Program: http://www.acsm.net/scholar.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides scholarship support for women who are members of the sponsor's organization and enrolled in a four year degree program in a surveying and mapping curriculum within the United States. A scholarship of $1,000 will be awarded.

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Program Number: 36093
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Sponsor: Princeton University
Title: Laurance S. Rockefeller Visiting Fellowships
Contact:
Tel: 609-258-4798
Email: erum@princeton.edu
Full Program: http://www.princeton.edu/~uchv/LSR_Fellowships.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
Fellowships provide a stipend to scholars and teachers, allowing them to spend an academic year in residence at Princeton, writing about ethics and human values. Stipends are determined on an individual basis, and are normally one-half the academic-year salary of the fellow.

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Program Number: 35921
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Sponsor: Kellogg (Helen) Institute for International Studies
Title: Visiting Residential Fellowships
Contact: Sharon Schierling, Associate Director
Tel: 574-631-6580
Email: sschierl@nd.edu
Full Program: http://kellogg.nd.edu/
Deadlines: 11/3/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers residential Visiting Fellowships for the 2007-08 academic year which are designed to provide applicants with the time and space to work on research, while interacting with leading scholars. The sponsor offers numerous opportunities to explore the work of noted scholars through seminars, conferences, and roundtable discussions.

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Program Number: 27066
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Sponsor: American Council of Learned Societies
Title: Contemplative Practice Fellowships
Contact:
Tel: 212-697-1505
Email: grants@acls.org
Full Program: http://www.acls.org/conprac.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:

Fellowships provide up to $10,000 to faculty members at U.S. institutions for the development of courses and teaching materials that integrate an awareness of contemplative practice. The award will be tenable during the Summer of 2007 or for one semester during the 2007-2008 academic year.

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Program Number: 25239
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Sponsor: Canadian Federation of University Women
Title: CFUW Memorial Fellowship
Contact:
Tel: 613-234-2732
Email: cfuwfls@rogers.com
Website: http://www.cfuw.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=category§ionid=7&id=85&Itemid=88
Full Program: http://www.cfuw.org/documents/fellowships/2007-2008_Fellowships_Infopac.doc
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor provides support for a female researcher enrolled in a master's degree program in science, mathematics, or engineering in the 2007-2008 academic year. A fellowship of 10,000 is awarded.

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Program Number: 25225
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Sponsor: Canadian Federation of University Women
Title: Dr. Marion Elder Grant Fellowship
Contact:
Tel: 613-234-2732
Email: cfuwfls@rogers.com
Website: http://www.cfuw.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=category§ionid=7&id=85&Itemid=88
Full Program: http://www.cfuw.org/documents/fellowships/2007-2008_Fellowships_Infopac.doc
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor provides fellowship support to a female researcher enrolled in a full-time course of studies at any level of a masters or doctoral program, except the first year of a first masters program.

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Program Number: 25210
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Sponsor: Canadian Federation of University Women
Title: Margaret McWilliams Pre-doctoral Fellowship
Contact:
Tel: 613-234-2732
Email: cfuwfls@rogers.com
Website: http://www.cfuw.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=category§ionid=7&id=85&Itemid=88
Full Program: http://www.cfuw.org/documents/fellowships/2007-2008_Fellowships_Infopac.doc
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor provides a fellowship for a female student in doctoral level studies who may be studying abroad.

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Program Number: 21282
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Sponsor: American Physiological Society
Title: Arthur C. Guyton Physiology Educator of the Year Award
Contact: Vikki McCleary, Assistant Professor
Tel: 701-777-4293
Email: vmccleary@medicine.nodak.edu
Full Program: http://www.the-aps.org/awards/section/teachaward.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:

An award is provided to full-time faculty members of accredited colleges or universities and members of the American Physiological Society (APS). The award consists of $1,000, and expenses of up to $600 to attend the sponsor's annual meeting. Nominations must be made by APS members.

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Program Number: 18779
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Sponsor: Council for International Exchange of Scholars
Title: Fulbright Programs--East Asia and the Pacific--Korea--U.S.-Korea International Education Administrators Program
Contact: Mamiko Hada
Tel: 202-686-7873
Email: mhada@cies.iie.org
Full Program: http://www.cies.org/download/2007_08AWARDS_CATALOG.pdf
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for international education administrators to attend meetings with representatives of Korean universities, private-sector agencies and organizations and selected government agencies. The duration of the program is two weeks.

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Program Number: 18625
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Sponsor: DaimlerChrysler Corporation Fund
Title: Grants Program
Contact:
Tel: 248-512-2502
Email: gifts@daimlerchrysler.com
Full Program: http://www2.daimlerchrysler.com/dccfund/
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor concentrates its support on programs that address the key issues and criteria in the communities where the company has major operations and where it's employees live and work. Program support is based on the following areas: future workforce; involved employees; community vitality; and public policy and marketplace.

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Program Number: 18573
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Sponsor: Dodge (Geraldine R.) Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact: David Grant, Executive Director
Tel: 973-540-8442
Email: info@grdodge.org
Full Program: http://www.grdodge.org/applicationguidelines.htm
Deadlines: 1/20/2006,3/1/2006,5/1/2006,6/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
New applicants should submit a letter of inquiry prior to submitting a proposal. Letters of inquiry may be submitted throughout the year, but must be received at least two weeks prior to the corresponding proposal submission deadline. New Jersey Animal Assistance Program requests are due by January 20, 2006. Proposals for Arts are due by March 1, 2006. Morris County Local Projects are due by May 1, 2006. Applications for Environmental grants are due June 1, 2006. Education project proposals are due by November 1, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor provides grants to tax-exempt organizations in the following major issues areas: education, arts, Morris County local projects, welfare of animals, and the environment. Support is focused primarily in New Jersey, however, may be national in scope.

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Program Number: 17558
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Sponsor: National Cancer Institute/NIH/DHHS
Title: Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Awards for Individual Predoctoral Fellowships (F31) to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research
Contact: H. Nelson Aguila, D.V.M.
Tel: 301-496-7344
Email: Aguilah@mail.nih.gov
Full Program: http://grants1.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-06-481.html
Deadlines: 11/15/2006,5/1/2007,11/15/2007,5/1/2008,11/15/2008,5/1/2009,11/15/2009
Deadline Note:
This program will expire on November 16, 2009.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers support designed to improve the diversity of the health-related research workforce by supporting the training of predoctoral students from groups that have been shown to be underrepresented. Such candidates include individuals from underrepresented racial and ethnic groups, individuals with disabilities, and individuals from disadvantaged backgrounds. This program will use the Ruth L. Kirschstein Individual Predoctoral National Research Service Award (NRSA) F31 award mechanism.

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Program Number: 15276
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Sponsor: American Association of University Women Educational Foundation
Title: Summer/Short-Term Research Publication Grants
Contact:
Tel: 319-337-1716 x60
Email: aauw@act.org
Full Program: http://www.aauw.org/fga/fellowships_grants/american.cfm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for women college and university faculty and independent researchers to prepare research for publication. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Awards of $6,000 are available for an eight-week period.

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Program Number: 10581
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Sponsor: American College of Surgeons
Title: Faculty Research Fellowships
Contact: Kate Early
Tel: 312-202-5000
Email: kearly@facs.org
Full Program: http://www.facs.org/memberservices/acsfaculty.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

Two-year fellowships of $40,000 per year are offered to surgeons entering academic careers in surgery or a surgical specialty to assist them in the establishment of new and independent research programs.

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Program Number: 09726
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Sponsor: American Academy in Rome
Title: NEH--Postdoctoral Fellowships
Contact:
Tel: 212-751-7200
Email: info@aarome.org
Full Program: http://www.aarome.org/wordfiles/GuidelinesBrochure2006.pdf
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Late applications will be accepted until November 15, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities for individuals to pursue independent postdoctoral work at the American Academy in Rome in the following fields: Ancient Studies, Medieval Studies, Renaissance and Early Modern Studies and Modern Italian Studies. Fellowships have a duration of eleven months.

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Program Number: 09687
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Sponsor: American Academy in Rome
Title: Rome Prize Six-Month Fellowships
Contact:
Tel: 212-751-7200
Email: info@aarome.org
Full Program: http://www.aarome.org/wordfiles/GuidelinesBrochure2006.pdf
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Late applications will be accepted until November 15, 2006. Applications postmarked on or before November 1, 2006 require a $25 application fee. Applications postmarked from November 2 through November 15 require a $50 application fee. Applications postmarked after
November 15 will not be accepted.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities for individuals to pursue independent work at the American Academy in Rome in architecture, landscape architecture, historic preservation conservation and design.

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Program Number: 09372
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Sponsor: American Honda Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact:
Tel: 310-781-4090
Full Program: http://corporate.honda.com/america/philanthropy.aspx?id=ahf
Deadlines: 8/1/2006,11/1/2006,2/1/2007,5/1/2007
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides grant support for projects in the areas of youth and scientific education. Average grants range from $10,000 to $75,000 per year.

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Program Number: 04831
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Sponsor: Harvard University
Title: Safra Foundation Center for Ethics--Faculty Fellowships in Ethics
Contact: Director
Tel: 617-495-1336
Email: ethics@harvard.edu
Full Program: http://www.ethics.harvard.edu/fellowships_faculty.php
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

Fellowships support outstanding teachers and scholars who wish to develop their ability to address questions of moral choice in such areas as architecture, business, education, engineering, government, journalism, law, medicine, public health, public policy and other professions.

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Program Number: 04255
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Sponsor: Rockefeller Archive Center
Title: Grants-in-Aid for Research at the Rockefeller Archive Center
Contact: Grants Program Administrator
Tel:
Email: archive@rockefeller.edu
Full Program: http://archive.rockefeller.edu/grants/generalgia.php
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
Mailed applications must be postmarked by November 15. Applications submitted via e-mail attachment must be submitted prior to midnight Eastern Standard Time November 15.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers grants to promote and support research in the Rockefeller Archive Center. These grants may be used towards round-trip travel to the Center, for temporary lodging in the area, and for related research expenses.

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Program Number: 03660
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Sponsor: American Council on Education
Title: ACE Fellows Program
Contact:
Tel: 202-939-9420
Email: fellows@ace.nche.edu
Website: http://www.acenet.edu/AM/Template.cfm?Section=Apply&Template=/CM/ContentDisplay.cfm&ContentFileID=1888
Full Program: http://www.acenet.edu/Content/NavigationMenu/ProgramsServices/FellowsProgram/Apply/ACE_Fellows_Program.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for learning opportunities through observation and participation in higher education administration at the top level. Fellows experience: an effective learning process in educational leadership, administrative organization, and change strategies; relationships among different levels of administrative officers; decision making at various levels; and relationships between the president (and other senior administrators) and the governing board, legislature, business industry, K-12 community, and the public.

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Program Number: 03230
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Sponsor: American Chemical Society
Title: National Awards Program
Contact:
Tel:
Email: awards@acs.org
Full Program: http://www.chemistry.org/portal/a/c/s/1/acsdisplay.html?DOC=awards/index.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

Support is provided for fifty-three different named awards in recognition of individual or team accomplishments in diverse fields of the chemical sciences. Awards consist of a cash amount that varies depending on the specific prize. Nominations may be submitted by any individual.

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Program Number: 02219
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Sponsor: National Academy of Education
Title: National Academy of Education/Spencer Postdoctoral Fellowships
Contact:
Tel: 202-334-2341
Email: info@naeducation.org
Full Program: http://www.naeducation.org/Fellowship_Application.pdf
Deadlines: 11/10/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support to promote scholarship in the United States and abroad on matters relevant to the improvement of education in all its forms. Fellows will receive $55,000 for one academic year of research, or $27,500 for each of two contiguous years, working half time.

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Program Number: 01462
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Sponsor: Natl. Consortium for Grad. Degrees for Minorities in Eng. & Science, Inc.
Title: Graduate Education for Minorities (GEM) Fellowship Program
Contact:
Tel: 219-631-7771
Email: gem@nd.edu
Website: http://www.gemfellowship.org/apply/apply_for_a_fellowship.php
Full Program: http://www.gemfellowship.org/gem_fellowship/overview.php
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities for under-represented minority students to obtain M.S. degrees in engineering and Ph.D. degrees in engineering and the natural and physical sciences through a program of paid summer internships and graduate financial assistance. Fellowship recipients are expected to accept approximately twelve weeks of employment with a company member during the summer immediately following their selection.

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Program Number: 01444
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Sponsor: Archaeological Institute of America
Title: Harriet and Leon Pomerance Fellowship
Contact: Becky Donahue, Fellowship Coordinator
Tel: 617-353-8705
Email: rdonahue@aia.bu.edu
Website: http://www.archaeological.org/webinfo.php?page=10007
Full Program: http://www.archaeological.org/webinfo.php?page=10349
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
One fellowship of $4,000 is provided to enable a person to work on an individual scholarly project related to Aegean Bronze Age archaeology. Preference is given to candidates whose projects require travel to the Mediterranean.

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Program Number: 01434
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Sponsor: Dow Jones Newspaper Fund
Title: Summer Business Reporting Internship Program
Contact:
Tel: 609-452-2820
Email: newsfund@wsj.dowjones.com
Full Program: http://djnewspaperfund.dowjones.com/fund/forms/2007businessapp.pdf
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor seeks to encourage minority college sophomores and juniors to seek newspaper reporting internships early in their academic careers. Participants receive a $1,000 scholarship.

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Program Number: 01150
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Sponsor: American Academy in Rome
Title: Rome Prize Postdoctoral Fellowships
Contact:
Tel: 212-751-7200
Email: info@aarome.org
Full Program: http://www.aarome.org/wordfiles/GuidelinesBrochure2006.pdf
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Late applications will be accepted until November 15, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities for individuals to pursue independent postdoctoral work at the American Academy in Rome in the following fields: Ancient Studies, Medieval Studies, Renaissance and Early Modern Studies, and Modern Italian Studies. Fellowships have a duration of eleven months.

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Program Number: 01149
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Sponsor: American Academy in Rome
Title: Rome Prize Eleven-Month Fellowships
Contact:
Tel: 212-751-7200
Email: info@aarome.org
Full Program: http://www.aarome.org/wordfiles/GuidelinesBrochure2006.pdf
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Late applications will be accepted until November 15, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities for individuals to pursue independent work at the American Academy in Rome in the following fields: architecture, design, and landscape architecture, historic preservation and conservation, and musical composition, and the visual arts.

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Program Number: 00697
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Sponsor: AGC Education & Research Foundation
Title: Outstanding Educator Award
Contact: Flo Slade, Director of Programs
Tel: 703-837-5342
Email: sladef@agc.org
Website: http://www.agc.org/page.ww?section=AGC+Foundation&name=Outstanding+Educator+Award
Full Program: http://www.agc.org/galleries/edu/2007%20Outstanding%20Educator%20application.pdf
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor offers an award to recognize and encourage permanent, full-time teaching faculty members in construction education. The award will be in the amount of $5,000, plus an all-expense paid trip to the sponsor's convention.

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Program Number: 00648
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Sponsor: American Association of University Women Educational Foundation
Title: Dissertation Fellowships
Contact:
Tel: 319-337-1716 x60
Email: aauw@act.org
Full Program: http://www.aauw.org/fga/fellowships_grants/american.cfm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for women doctoral candidates completing dissertations. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Awards of $20,000 for one year are available.

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Program Number: 00632
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Sponsor: American Association of University Women Educational Foundation
Title: Postdoctoral Research Leave Fellowships
Contact:
Tel: 319-337-1716 x60
Email: aauw@act.org
Full Program: http://www.aauw.org/fga/fellowships_grants/american.cfm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for women seeking funds for postdoctoral research leave from accredited institutions. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. A one year award of $30,000 is available.

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Program Number: 00053
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Sponsor: Archaeological Institute of America
Title: Olivia James Traveling Fellowship
Contact: Becky Donahue, Fellowship Coordinator
Tel: 617-353-8705
Email: rdonahue@aia.bu.edu
Website: http://www.archaeological.org/webinfo.php?page=10007
Full Program: http://www.archaeological.org/webinfo.php?page=10346
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
One award of $22,000 provides support to US students for travel and study in Greece, the Aegean Islands, Sicily, Southern Italy, Asia Minor, and Mesopotamia.



ENERGY

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Program Number: 83927
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Sponsor: Directorate for Mathematics and Physical Sciences/NSF
Title: Condensed Matter and Materials Theory Program
Contact: G. Bruce Taggart, Program Director
Tel: 703-292-4941
Email: gtaggart@nsf.gov
Website:
http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2006/nsf06022/nsf06022.jsp
Full Program: http://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=13623&org=NSF&from=fund
Deadlines: 11/3/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor supports theoretical and complementary computational research in the topical areas represented in DMR programs, including condensed matter physics, polymers, solid-state chemistry, metals, electronic materials, and ceramics.

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Program Number: 73689
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Sponsor: Air and Waste Management Association
Title: Lyman A. Ripperton Award
Contact: Stephanie Glyptis, Director
Tel: 412-232-3444 x3117
Email: sglyptis@awma.org
Full Program: http://www.awma.org/about/awards/images/2006-2007%20HA%20nom%20pkg.doc
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
An award is given for distinguished achievement as an educator in some field of air pollution control. It is awarded to an individual, who by precept and example, has inspired students to achieve excellence in all their professional and social endeavors. It recognizes the abilities that only a few in the education profession possess -- to be able to teach with rigor, humor, humility, and pride.

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Program Number: 71476
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Sponsor: American Society of Safety Engineers
Title: Research Grant Program
Contact: Mary Goranson, Foundation Manager
Tel: 847-699-2929
Email: mgoranson@asse.org
Full Program: http://www.asse.org/format_frames_main2.asp?bannerframe2=asse_foundation_banner.html&mainframe2=founproreq.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor awards a research grant to a safety & health researcher(s) to conduct applied research that would enhance management performance in reducing injuries and illness in the workplace. One award up to $20,000 will be funded.

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Program Number: 70352
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Program--FAA/Civil Aerospace Medical Institute
Contact:
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/vwLabInformation/C3156775FC46968C85256C22004A6729?OpenDocument&31~CAMI
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in U.S. academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. Awards of up to one year are available. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 58606
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--US Army Research, Development and Engineering Command/Armament Research Development and Engineering Center (RDECOM/ARDEC)
Contact: Associateship Programs
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&16~RDECOM/ARDEC
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor makes awards to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. Awards of up to one year are available. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 58605
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--U.S. Army Research Office
Contact: Associateship Programs
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/pga/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&14~ARO
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 58603
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--U.S. Army Natick Soldier Center-U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command
Contact: Associateship Programs
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/pga/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&39~NSC
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers at participating laboratories. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 58545
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Contact:
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/vwLabInformation/18D986B935A0B277852567B000519D39?OpenDocument&26~NOAA
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 57794
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--National Energy Technology Laboratory
Contact:
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/vwLabInformation/CE6DC723FAB36144852567AE0040B4FC?OpenDocument&49~NETL
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 57746
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--Albany Research Center
Contact: Associateship Programs
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/vwLabInformation/CF6E3CF48DC07105852567EF006704A8?OpenDocument&12~ALRC
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. Awards of up to one year are available. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 36516
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Sponsor: North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Title: Science for Peace Research and Development Project Grants
Contact: Public Diplomacy Division
Tel:
Email: sfp.applications@hq.nato.int
Website: http://www.nato.int
Full Program: http://www.nato.int/science/support/sfp/sfp-nfa.htm
Deadlines: 7/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Applications may be submitted at any time, but deadlines for submission of applications in 2006 have been set as follows: 1 December 2005 : 1 March 2006 : 1 July 2006 : 1 November 2006 .
SYNOPSIS:
These grants offer support for applied research and development projects in Partner and Mediterranean Dialogue countries, to cover project-related costs such as scientific equipment, computers, software, and training of project personnel. Only projects in the security-related Priority Research Topics will be supported. Projects may be a maximum of three years' duration and those involving more than one Partner or Mediterranean Dialogue (MD) country will be encouraged

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Program Number: 18625
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Sponsor: DaimlerChrysler Corporation Fund
Title: Grants Program
Contact:
Tel: 248-512-2502
Email: gifts@daimlerchrysler.com
Full Program: http://www2.daimlerchrysler.com/dccfund/
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor concentrates its support on programs that address the key issues and criteria in the communities where the company has major operations and where it's employees live and work. Program support is based on the following areas: future workforce; involved employees; community vitality; and public policy and marketplace.

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Program Number: 03483
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Sponsor: Joint Institute for Laboratory Astrophysics
Title: Visiting Fellowships
Contact: Ms. Cheryl Glenn
Tel: 303-492-7796
Email: glennc@jila.colorado.edu
Full Program: http://jilawww.colorado.edu/employ/vf.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

Support is provided for in-residence fellowships in fields of research pursued at the JILA, in Boulder, Colorado. Eligible applicants include university and senior industrial researchers. Two types of visits will be considered: (1) Short term visitors, who stay at JILA for up to four weeks with a minimum stay of one week, and (2) longer term visitors, who stay for up to one year, with a minimum stay of six weeks.


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Program Number: 03230
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Sponsor: American Chemical Society
Title: National Awards Program
Contact:
Tel:
Email: awards@acs.org
Full Program: http://www.chemistry.org/portal/a/c/s/1/acsdisplay.html?DOC=awards/index.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

Support is provided for fifty-three different named awards in recognition of individual or team accomplishments in diverse fields of the chemical sciences. Awards consist of a cash amount that varies depending on the specific prize. Nominations may be submitted by any individual.

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Program Number: 02379
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Sponsor: Smithsonian Institution
Title: Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute Short-Term Fellowships
Contact: Adriana Bilgray
Tel: 507-212-8031
Email: fellows@si.edu
Full Program: http://www.stri.org/english/education_fellowships/fellowships/stri_programs.php
Deadlines: 2/15/2006,5/15/2006,8/15/2006,11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for short-term research projects in the tropics in areas of STRI research. The usual duration is three months. The majority of fellowships are awarded to graduate students, but awards are occasionally made to undergraduates and postdoctoral candidates. Fellowships provide a stipend, a limited research allowance, and round trip airfare to the Republic of Panama.

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Program Number: 01613
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--Federal Highway Administration/Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center
Contact:
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/vwLabInformation/55239ADD8489ECD1852567FD00460C6F?OpenDocument&27~FHWA
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. Awards of up to one year are available. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 00740
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Sponsor: Directorate for Mathematics and Physical Sciences/NSF
Title: Division of Materials Research
Contact: Thomas A. Weber, Division Director
Tel: 703-292-4915
Email: tweber@nsf.gov
Full Program: http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2005/nsf05025/nsf05025.jsp
Deadlines: 11/3/2006
SYNOPSIS:

Support is provided for materials research in the areas of metals, ceramics, and electronic materials; condensed matter and materials theory; solid-state chemistry; and polymers.



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Program Number: 89368
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Sponsor: American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery, Inc.
Title: Grants for Medical Students, Undergraduate Students, Residents, and Fellows doing Patient Oriented Research
Contact:
Tel: 715-845-9283
Email: information@aslms.org
Website:
http://www.aslms.org/forms/travel_grant_form.html
Full Program: http://www.aslms.org/grants/patientresearch.html
Deadlines: 11/6/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides financial assistance to support attendance of a number of medical students, undergraduate students interns, residents, and fellows-in-training doing patient oriented research at the 2007 American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery (ASLMS) Annual Meeting.

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Program Number: 89367
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Sponsor: American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery, Inc.
Title: Peggy Nowell, R.N. Travel Grant
Contact:
Tel: 715-845-9283
Email: information@aslms.org
Website: http://www.aslms.org/forms/travel_grant_form.html
Full Program: http://www.aslms.org/grants/peggynowell.html
Deadlines: 11/6/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides financial assistance to a member and/or non-member to attend and present an abstract in the nursing/allied health session at the ASLMS Annual Meeting.

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Program Number: 89064
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Sponsor: VolkswagenStiftung Foundation
Title: Lichtenberg Professorships
Contact: Dr. Anja Fließ
Tel: 49 (0)511 8381-374
Email: fliess@volkswagenstiftung.de
Full Program: http://www.volkswagenstiftung.de/fileadmin/downloads/merkblaetter/MB_79_e.pdf
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers support for outstandingly qualified (junior) academics in connection with innovative fields of research located
between the disciplines as well as new teaching concepts within the respective research environment. The funding which will be made available for a period of up to eight years is expected to pave an interesting new path in higher education. There are no thematic restrictions; hence, the funding is available equally to applicants from the humanities and the social sciences, or the natural and engineering sciences as well as medicine.

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Program Number: 87798
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Sponsor: National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases/NIH/DHHS
Title: RFA-DK-06-004--Biomarker Development for Diabetic Complications (R21)
Contact: Teresa L.Z. Jones, M.D.
Tel: 301-435-2996
Email: tj104e@nih.gov
Full Program: http://grants1.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-DK-06-004.html
Deadlines: 11/13/2006,12/12/2006
Deadline Note:
Applications may be submitted to Grants.gov in response to this announcement on or after October 13, 2006. The deadline for receipt of optional letters of intent is November 13, 2006. The deadline for receipt of full applications is December 12, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsors offer support for exploratory and developmental research on biomarkers for the microvascular and macrovascular complications of diabetes. This program will use the NIH Exploratory/Developmental (R21) grant mechanism.

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Program Number: 86119
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--Institute for Water Resources (IWR)
Contact: Dr. Paul Zielinski
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&35~IWR
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 86116
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--Navy Marine Mammal Program (NMMP)
Contact: Dr. H. Ray Gamble
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&60~NMMP
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 86115
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--US Army Research, Development and Engineering Command/Armament Research Development and Engineering Center (RDECOM/ARDEC)
Contact: Dr. Paul Zielinski
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&16~RDECOM/ARDEC
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in the US academic cricles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 86113
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--US Department of Homeland Security (DHS)
Contact: Dr. Ray Gamble
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&40~DHS
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 85284
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Sponsor: Library Company of Philadelphia
Title: Program in Early American Economy and Society (PEAES) -- Postdoctoral Research Fellowship
Contact: Cathy Matson, PEAES Director
Tel: 215-546-3181
Email: cmatson@udel.edu
Full Program: http://www.librarycompany.org/fellowships/postdoc.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
These fellowships are designed to promote scholarship in early American economy and society, broadly conceived, from its colonial beginnings to roughly the 1850s.

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Program Number: 85227
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Sponsor: Directorate for Engineering/NSF
Title: Active Nanostructures and Nanosystems (ANN)
Contact: Kevin W. Lyons, Program Director
Tel: 703-292-5365
Email: klyons@nsf.gov
Full Program: http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2006/nsf06595/nsf06595.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides funding for collaborative research and education in the area of active nanostructures and nanosystems, and on the long-term social change associated with these innovations. Approximately $29 million is available to fund sixty awards.

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Program Number: 83927
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Sponsor: Directorate for Mathematics and Physical Sciences/NSF
Title: Condensed Matter and Materials Theory Program
Contact: G. Bruce Taggart, Program Director
Tel: 703-292-4941
Email: gtaggart@nsf.gov
Website: http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2006/nsf06022/nsf06022.jsp
Full Program: http://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=13623&org=NSF&from=fund
Deadlines: 11/3/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor supports theoretical and complementary computational research in the topical areas represented in DMR programs, including condensed matter physics, polymers, solid-state chemistry, metals, electronic materials, and ceramics.

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Program Number: 82383
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Sponsor: Environmental Protection Agency
Title: Targeted Watersheds Grant Program: Availability of Funds for Implementation Projects
Contact: Erin Collard
Tel: 202-566-2655
Full Program: http://a257.g.akamaitech.net/7/257/2422/01jan20061800/edocket.access.gpo.gov/2006/06-6898.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The Targeted Watersheds Grant Program is a competitive grant program designed to support the protection and restoration of the country's water resources through a holistic watershed approach to water quality management.

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Program Number: 82174
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Sponsor: Directorate for Computer and Information Sciences and Engineering/NSF
Title: Information and Intelligent Systems: Advancing Human-Centered Computing, Information Integration and Informatics, and Robust Intelligence
Contact: Lawrnece E. Brandt, Program Director
Tel: 703-292-8930
Email: lbrandt@nsf.gov
Full Program: http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2006/nsf06572/nsf06572.htm
Deadlines: 10/19/2006,11/2/2006,12/6/2006
Deadline Note:
Large Projects are due October 19, 2006. Medium Projects are due November 2, 2006. Small Projects are due December 6, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor intends to fund science and engineering research and education projects that develop new knowledge in the following three core technical areas: Human-Centered Computing (HCC); Information Integration and Informatics (III); and Robust Intelligence (RI).

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Program Number: 81767
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Program--Institute for Water Resources
Contact: Associateship Programs
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/pga/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&35~IWR
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The National Research Council, through its Associateship Programs office, conducts a national competition to recommend and make awards to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers at participating laboratories.

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Program Number: 77032
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Sponsor: Illuminating Engineering Society of North America
Title: Richard Kelly Grant
Contact:
Tel: 212-248-5000x118
Email: iesna@iesna.org
Full Program: http://www.iesna.org/PDF/Awards/Kelly/2007.pdf
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides a grant to recognize and encourage creative thought and activity in the use of light. Applicants must demonstrate an accomplishment and a potential to make a contribution in the art or science of illumination.

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Program Number: 70352
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Program--FAA/Civil Aerospace Medical Institute
Contact:
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/vwLabInformation/C3156775FC46968C85256C22004A6729?OpenDocument&31~CAMI
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in U.S. academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. Awards of up to one year are available. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 68007
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Sponsor: Ann Arbor Film Festival
Title: Doug Wandrei Award--Best Lighting Design
Contact: Monica Converse
Tel: 734-995-5356
Email: monica@aafilmfest.org
Full Program: http://www.aafilmfest.org/about/awards
Deadlines: 8/1/2006,10/1/2006,11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
The early deadline is August 1, 2006. The standard deadline is October 1, 2006. The final deadline is November 15, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor awards a prize of $500 to recognize the most creative use of lighting in a film in which mood and atmosphere of the environment are greatly enhanced through lighting design.

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Program Number: 66894
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Sponsor: National Endowment for the Arts/National Fndn. on the Arts & Humanities
Title: Universal Design Leadership Project
Contact: William Hummel
Tel: 202-682-5417
Email: contracts@arts.gov
Full Program: http://www.arts.gov/grants/apply/RFP/UniversalDesign.pdf
Deadlines: 11/2/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for a cooperative agreement to carry out a project with the goal of creating greater public awareness of and demand for universal designed environments.

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Program Number: 63421
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Sponsor: Institute of Industrial Engineers
Title: United Parcel Service Scholarship for Minority Students
Contact: Bonnie Cameron, Headquarters Operations Administrator
Tel: 770-494-0460
Email: bcameron@iienet.org
Full Program: http://www.iienet.org/public/articles/index.cfm?cat=525
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides a scholarship to minority undergraduate students enrolled in any accredited school in the United States, its territories, Canada and Mexico who are pursuing a course of study in industrial engineering.

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Program Number: 63418
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Sponsor: Institute of Industrial Engineers
Title: United Parcel Service Scholarship for Female Students
Contact: Bonnie Cameron, Headquarters Operations Administrator
Tel: 770-494-0460
Email: bcameron@iienet.org
Full Program: http://www.iienet.org/public/articles/index.cfm?cat=525
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides a scholarship to a female undergraduate student enrolled in any accredited school in the United States, its territories, Canada and Mexico who is pursuing a course of study in industrial engineering.

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Program Number: 58919
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Sponsor: American Society for Engineering Education
Title: Research Associateship Programs--Air Force Summer Faculty Fellowship Program
Contact:
Tel: 202-331-3525
Email: sffp@asee.org
Full Program: http://www.asee.org/sffp/
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
The online application to the 2006 Air Force Summer Faculty Fellowship Program will be open from August 1, 2006 to November 1, 2006. References are due by November 8, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The Air Force Summer Faculty Fellowship Program (SFFP) offers hands-on exposure to Air Force research challenges through eight (8) to twelve (12) week research residencies at participating Air Force Research Facilities for full-time science and engineering faculty at U.S. colleges and universities.

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Program Number: 58612
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--U.S. Military Academy/U.S. Army Research Laboratory
Contact: Associateship Programs
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/pga/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&AA~USMA/ARL
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 58609
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--U.S. Geological Survey
Contact: Associateship Programs
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/pga/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&90~USGS
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and, in some programs, experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. A cash award is provided.

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Program Number: 58607
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--Environmental Protection Agency
Contact: Associateship Programs
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/pga/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&22~EPA
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 58606
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--US Army Research, Development and Engineering Command/Armament Research Development and Engineering Center (RDECOM/ARDEC)
Contact: Associateship Programs
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&16~RDECOM/ARDEC
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor makes awards to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. Awards of up to one year are available. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 58605
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--U.S. Army Research Office
Contact: Associateship Programs
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/pga/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&14~ARO
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 58603
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--U.S. Army Natick Soldier Center-U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command
Contact: Associateship Programs
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/pga/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&39~NSC
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers at participating laboratories. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 58601
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--U.S. Army Edgewood Chemical & Biological Center
Contact: Associateship Programs
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/pga/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&11~ECBC
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 58596
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--US Army Research, Development & Engineering Command (Provisional), Night Vision & Electronic Sensors Directorate (NVESD)
Contact: Associateship Programs
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/pga/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&33~NVESD
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 58592
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command
Contact: Associateship Programs
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/pga/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&79~AMCOM
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 58545
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Contact:
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/vwLabInformation/18D986B935A0B277852567B000519D39?OpenDocument&26~NOAA
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 57794
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--National Energy Technology Laboratory
Contact:
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/vwLabInformation/CE6DC723FAB36144852567AE0040B4FC?OpenDocument&49~NETL
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 57746
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--Albany Research Center
Contact: Associateship Programs
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/vwLabInformation/CF6E3CF48DC07105852567EF006704A8?OpenDocument&12~ALRC
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. Awards of up to one year are available. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 36199
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Sponsor: American Congress on Surveying and Mapping (ACSM)
Title: NSPS Forum for Equal Opportunity/Mary Feindt Scholarship
Contact: Pat Canfield
Tel: 240-632-9716, x113
Email: pat.canfield@acsm.net
Full Program: http://www.acsm.net/scholar.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides scholarship support for women who are members of the sponsor's organization and enrolled in a four year degree program in a surveying and mapping curriculum within the United States. A scholarship of $1,000 will be awarded.

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Program Number: 25239
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Sponsor: Canadian Federation of University Women
Title: CFUW Memorial Fellowship
Contact:
Tel: 613-234-2732
Email: cfuwfls@rogers.com
Website: http://www.cfuw.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=category§ionid=7&id=85&Itemid=88
Full Program: http://www.cfuw.org/documents/fellowships/2007-2008_Fellowships_Infopac.doc
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor provides support for a female researcher enrolled in a master's degree program in science, mathematics, or engineering in the 2007-2008 academic year. A fellowship of 10,000 is awarded.

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Program Number: 18625
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Sponsor: DaimlerChrysler Corporation Fund
Title: Grants Program
Contact:
Tel: 248-512-2502
Email: gifts@daimlerchrysler.com
Full Program: http://www2.daimlerchrysler.com/dccfund/
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor concentrates its support on programs that address the key issues and criteria in the communities where the company has major operations and where it's employees live and work. Program support is based on the following areas: future workforce; involved employees; community vitality; and public policy and marketplace.

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Program Number: 11655
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Sponsor: American Institute of Chemical Engineers
Title: Management Division Award
Contact: Awards Administrator
Tel: 212-591-7107
Email: awards@aiche.org
Website: http://www.aiche.org/uploadedFiles/About/Awards/gen_award_nom_form_06.doc
Full Program: http://www.aiche.org/About/Awards/Divisions/ManagementDivisionAward.aspx
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor awards a plaque and a $1,000 honorarium to recognize an outstanding individual who has made substantial contributions to the management of engineers involved in the chemical process industries, or to management techniques and procedures utilized in those industries.

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Program Number: 09687
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Sponsor: American Academy in Rome
Title: Rome Prize Six-Month Fellowships
Contact:
Tel: 212-751-7200
Email: info@aarome.org
Full Program: http://www.aarome.org/wordfiles/GuidelinesBrochure2006.pdf
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Late applications will be accepted until November 15, 2006. Applications postmarked on or before November 1, 2006 require a $25 application fee. Applications postmarked from November 2 through November 15 require a $50 application fee. Applications postmarked after
November 15 will not be accepted.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities for individuals to pursue independent work at the American Academy in Rome in architecture, landscape architecture, historic preservation conservation and design.

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Program Number: 05444
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
Contact:
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/vwLabInformation/313285D0EB119D32852567B000452723?OpenDocument&53~NIOSH
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 03483
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Sponsor: Joint Institute for Laboratory Astrophysics
Title: Visiting Fellowships
Contact: Ms. Cheryl Glenn
Tel: 303-492-7796
Email: glennc@jila.colorado.edu
Full Program: http://jilawww.colorado.edu/employ/vf.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

Support is provided for in-residence fellowships in fields of research pursued at the JILA, in Boulder, Colorado. Eligible applicants include university and senior industrial researchers. Two types of visits will be considered: (1) Short term visitors, who stay at JILA for up to four weeks with a minimum stay of one week, and (2) longer term visitors, who stay for up to one year, with a minimum stay of six weeks.


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Program Number: 01691
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Sponsor: Dreyfus (Camille and Henry) Foundation, Inc.
Title: Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Awards Program
Contact:
Tel: 212-753-1760
Email: admin@dreyfus.org
Full Program: http://www.dreyfus.org/tc.shtml
Deadlines: 11/9/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for the teaching and research careers of talented young faculty in the chemical sciences. Institutions that grant a bachelor's or higher degree in chemistry, chemical engineering or biochemistry are eligible to submit one nomination annually.

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Program Number: 01613
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--Federal Highway Administration/Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center
Contact:
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/vwLabInformation/55239ADD8489ECD1852567FD00460C6F?OpenDocument&27~FHWA
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. Awards of up to one year are available. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 01462
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Sponsor: Natl. Consortium for Grad. Degrees for Minorities in Eng. & Science, Inc.
Title: Graduate Education for Minorities (GEM) Fellowship Program
Contact:
Tel: 219-631-7771
Email: gem@nd.edu
Website: http://www.gemfellowship.org/apply/apply_for_a_fellowship.php
Full Program: http://www.gemfellowship.org/gem_fellowship/overview.php
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities for under-represented minority students to obtain M.S. degrees in engineering and Ph.D. degrees in engineering and the natural and physical sciences through a program of paid summer internships and graduate financial assistance. Fellowship recipients are expected to accept approximately twelve weeks of employment with a company member during the summer immediately following their selection.

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Program Number: 00996
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Sponsor: North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Title: Security Through Science Programme - Advanced Study Institutes (ASI's)
Contact: Public Diplomacy Division
Tel: 32 2 707 4111
Website: http://www.nato.int
Full Program: http://www.nato.int/science/support/asi/asi-nfa.htm
Deadlines: 7/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Applications may be submitted at any time, although deadlines for submission of applications for support have been set as follows to coincide with meetings of the Advisory Panels: 1 December 2005 : 1 March 2006 : 1 July 2006 : 1 November 2006. The first three deadlines above refer to applications for support in 2006, while the deadline of 1 November 2006 refers to applications for support in 2007.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor supports high level teaching activities where a carefully defined subject, systematically presented, is treated in depth by lecturers of international standing, and new advances in a subject, not taught elsewhere, are reported in tutorial form. ASI's should be co-directed by a scientist from both a NATO country and a partner country of the EAPC or a country of the Mediterranean Dialogue.

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Program Number: 00813
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Sponsor: Directorate for Social, Behavorial and Economic Sciences/NSF
Title: Minority Postdoctoral Research Fellowships and Supporting Activities
Contact: John Perhonis, Associate Program Director
Tel: 703-292-8763
Email: jperhoni@nsf.gov
Full Program: http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2006/nsf06586/nsf06586.htm
Deadlines: 11/6/2006,3/1/2007
Deadline Note:
Fellowship applications are due by November 6, 2006. Graduate Student Travel award requests must be received no later than three months prior to the proposed travel. Fellows may submit Research Starter Grant proposals between October 1, 2006 and March 1, 2007.
SYNOPSIS:

Fellowships are offered to recent minority Ph.D.s for training in the biological and social, behavioral, or economic sciences at an institution in the U.S. or abroad. In addition, travel awards and research starter grants are available.

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Program Number: 00740
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Sponsor: Directorate for Mathematics and Physical Sciences/NSF
Title: Division of Materials Research
Contact: Thomas A. Weber, Division Director
Tel: 703-292-4915
Email: tweber@nsf.gov
Full Program: http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2005/nsf05025/nsf05025.jsp
Deadlines: 11/3/2006
SYNOPSIS:

Support is provided for materials research in the areas of metals, ceramics, and electronic materials; condensed matter and materials theory; solid-state chemistry; and polymers.

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Program Number: 00697
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Sponsor: AGC Education & Research Foundation
Title: Outstanding Educator Award
Contact: Flo Slade, Director of Programs
Tel: 703-837-5342
Email: sladef@agc.org
Website: http://www.agc.org/page.ww?section=AGC+Foundation&name=Outstanding+Educator+Award
Full Program: http://www.agc.org/galleries/edu/2007%20Outstanding%20Educator%20application.pdf
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor offers an award to recognize and encourage permanent, full-time teaching faculty members in construction education. The award will be in the amount of $5,000, plus an all-expense paid trip to the sponsor's convention.



HUMANITIES

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Program Number: 89886
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Sponsor: Harvard University
Title: Safra Foundation Center for Ethics--Graduate Fellowships in Ethics
Contact: Director of Graduate Fellowships
Tel: 617-495-1336
Email: ethics@harvard.edu
Full Program:
http://www.ethics.harvard.edu/fellowships_graduate.php
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The fellowships support outstanding Harvard-enrolled graduate students who are writing dissertations or engaged in major research on topics in practical ethics, especially ethical issues in business, education, government, law, and medicine.

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Program Number: 89874
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Sponsor: Tourism Cares for Tomorrow
Title: Worldwide Grant Program
Contact: Carolyn Viles, CTC, Program Manager
Tel: 781-821-5990
Email: carolyn@tourismcares.org
Website: http://tourismcaresfortomorrow.org/tourismcares/
Full Program: http://tourismcaresfortomorrow.org/tourismcares/what+we+do/grants/worldwide+grant+program
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Organizations will be invited by the sponsor to submit full proposals.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor's program distributes charitable grants to worthy tourism-related non-profit organizations worldwide for capital improvements or other programs that share the same goals.

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Program Number: 89821
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Sponsor: National Endowment for the Humanities/Natl. Fndn. on the Arts & Humanities
Title: Digital Humanities Start-Up Grants
Contact:
Tel: 202-606-8401
Email: dhi@neg.gov
Full Program: http://www.neh.gov/grants/guidelines/digitalhumanitiesstartup.html
Deadlines: 11/15/2006,4/3/2007
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor invites proposals for the planning or initial stages of digital initiatives in all areas of the humanities. Digital Humanities Start-Up Grants should result in plans, prototypes, or proofs of concept for long-term digital humanities projects prior to implementation. Applications may be submitted by individuals or institutions.

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Program Number: 89533
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Sponsor: Leslie (Fannie and Alan) Center for the Humanities
Title: Fellowships for Faculty
Contact: Administrator
Tel: 603-646-0896
Email: lhc@dartmouth.edu
Website: http://www.dartmouth.edu/~lhc/fellowships.html
Full Program: http://www.dartmouth.edu/~lhc/fellowship_faculty.pdf
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers two annual fellowships of $500 each to Dartmouth faculty to seed distinguished research or creative projects with a significant humanities component.

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Program Number: 89519
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Sponsor: School of American Research
Title: SAR/Social Science Research Council (SSRC) Fellowships in Religion, Science and Public Life
Contact:
Tel: 505-954-7201
Email: scholar@sarsf.org
Full Program: http://www.sarweb.org/scholars/description.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
Three fellowships are available to scholars who have a Ph.D. at the time of application and whose work focuses on religion within the context of science and civil society.

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Program Number: 89409
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Sponsor: Getty (J. Paul) Trust
Title: Postdoctoral Fellowship in Conservation Science
Contact:
Tel: 310-440-7374
Email: researchgrants@getty.edu
Full Program: http://www.getty.edu/grants/research/scholars/Research_GCIPostdoc.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor's fellowship is a two-year program designed to provide recent PhDs in chemistry or the physical sciences experience in the sponsor's Museum Research Laboratory (MRL). The 2007-2009 fellowship will give particular emphasis to conservation science as conducted in a museum environment.

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Program Number: 89199
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Sponsor: Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
Title: Robert M. & Annetta J. Coffelt and Robert M. Coffelt, Jr. Fellowships
Contact:
Tel: 757-565-8500
Email: iflester@cwf.org
Full Program: http://research.history.org/Fellowships.cfm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

The Fellowship is open to doctoral candidates and junior scholars working on topics related to the American Revolution, Early Republic, or ideas and philosophies of America's founding fathers.

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Program Number: 89198
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Sponsor: Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
Title: Gilder Lehrman Short-Term Residential Fellowships
Contact: Fellowship Committee
Tel: 757-565-8500
Email: iflester@cwf.org
Full Program: http://research.history.org/Fellowships.cfm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor supports research on British America, the revolutionary era, and early republic, and has particular strengths in areas relating to eighteenth-century Williamsburg and Virginia, the colonial Chesapeake, African American studies, decorative arts and material culture through 1830, archaeology, architectural history, and historical preservation.

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Program Number: 89064
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Sponsor: VolkswagenStiftung Foundation
Title: Lichtenberg Professorships
Contact: Dr. Anja Fließ
Tel: 49 (0)511 8381-374
Email: fliess@volkswagenstiftung.de
Full Program: http://www.volkswagenstiftung.de/fileadmin/downloads/merkblaetter/MB_79_e.pdf
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers support for outstandingly qualified (junior) academics in connection with innovative fields of research located
between the disciplines as well as new teaching concepts within the respective research environment. The funding which will be made available for a period of up to eight years is expected to pave an interesting new path in higher education. There are no thematic restrictions; hence, the funding is available equally to applicants from the humanities and the social sciences, or the natural and engineering sciences as well as medicine.

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Program Number: 87754
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Sponsor: National Institute of Child Health and Human Development/NIH/DHHS
Title: RFA-HD-06-007--Global Partnerships for Social Science AIDS Research (R24)
Contact: Susan F. Newcomer, Ph.D.
Tel: 301-435-6981
Email: newcomes@mail.nih.gov
Full Program: http://grants1.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-HD-06-007.html
Deadlines: 11/13/2006,12/13/2006
Deadline Note:
The deadline for receipt of optional letters of intent is November 13, 2006. The deadline for receipt of full applications is December 13, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsors offer support for collaborative applications between U.S. (or other developed country) institutions and institutions in countries hard hit by the HIV/AIDS epidemic. The initiative is designed to enhance capabilities for rigorous behavioral and social science research in relation to HIV/AIDS within these countries. Each of these grants will provide funding to strengthen the research infrastructure of local institutions and will also support a small portfolio [one to three studies] of relevant and innovative research. Research will be conducted with the leadership and involvement of local social and behavioral scientists in partnership with scientists in the U.S. and/or other developed countries. Research topics should address social and behavioral issues in the prevention, care, and/or treatment of HIV/AIDS. It is hoped that the investigators involved in these grants will emerge as recognized leaders in the fields of behavioral and social sciences research related to HIV/AIDS. This program will use the NIH R24 award mechanism.

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Program Number: 86056
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Sponsor: Center for Khmer Studies
Title: Senior Short-Term Research Fellowships
Contact:
Tel:
Email: fellowships@khmerstudies.org
Full Program: http://www.khmerstudies.org/fellowships/applicaorc2006.rtf
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
Applications sent by mail should be sent at least three weeks prior to the deadline date.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor awards fellowships available only to US scholars holding a Ph.D. or its equivalent. Senior Fellowships are designed to enable scholars in all disciplines in the social sciences and the humanities focusing on Southeast Asia to pursue further research in Cambodia and Southeast Asia.

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Program Number: 86055
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Sponsor: Center for Khmer Studies
Title: Senior Long Term Research Fellowships
Contact:
Tel:
Email: fellowships@khmerstudies.org
Full Program: http://www.khmerstudies.org/fellowships/applicaorc2006.rtf
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
Applications sent by mail must be sent at least three weeks prior to the deadline date.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor awards fellowships available only to US scholars holding a Ph.D. or its equivalent. Senior Fellowships are designed to enable scholars in all disciplines in the social sciences and the humanities focusing on Southeast Asia to pursue further research in Cambodia and Southeast Asia.

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Program Number: 85284
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Sponsor: Library Company of Philadelphia
Title: Program in Early American Economy and Society (PEAES) -- Postdoctoral Research Fellowship
Contact: Cathy Matson, PEAES Director
Tel: 215-546-3181
Email: cmatson@udel.edu
Full Program: http://www.librarycompany.org/fellowships/postdoc.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
These fellowships are designed to promote scholarship in early American economy and society, broadly conceived, from its colonial beginnings to roughly the 1850s.

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Program Number: 84996
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Sponsor: American Institute of Physics
Title: Graints-in-Aid for History of Modern Physics and Allied Fields
Contact: Spencer Weart
Tel: 301-209-3174
Email: sweart@aip.org
Full Program: http://www.aip.org/history/web-grnt.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006,4/15/2007
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides grants-in-aid for research in the history of modern physics and allied sciences (such as astronomy, geophysics and optics) and their social interactions.

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Program Number: 84995
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Sponsor: American Society for Environmental History
Title: Rachel Carson Prize
Contact: Lisa Mighetto
Tel:
Email: director@aseh.net
Full Program: http://www.aseh.net/awards
Deadlines: 11/3/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides a prize to recognize the best dissertation in environmental history. Submissions for the 2006 prize should have been published between November 1, 2005 and October 31, 2006.

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Program Number: 84994
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Sponsor: American Society for Environmental History
Title: Alice Hamilton Prize
Contact: Lisa Mighetto
Tel:
Email: director@aseh.net
Full Program: http://www.aseh.net/awards
Deadlines: 11/3/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides a prize to recognize the best article outside environmental history. Submissions for the 2006 prize should have been published between November 1, 2005 and October 31, 2006.

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Program Number: 84991
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Sponsor: American Society for Environmental History
Title: Leopold-Hidy Prize
Contact: Lisa Mighetto
Tel:
Email: director@aseh.net
Full Program: http://www.aseh.net/awards
Deadlines: 11/3/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides a prize to recognize the best article in environmental history. Submissions for the 2006 prize should have been published between November 1, 2005 and October 31, 2006.

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Program Number: 84990
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Sponsor: American Society for Environmental History
Title: George Perkins Marsh Prize
Contact: Lisa Mighetto
Tel:
Email: director@aseh.net
Full Program: http://www.aseh.net/awards
Deadlines: 11/3/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides a prize to recognize the best book in environmental history. Submissions for the 2006 prize should have been published between November 1, 2005 and October 31, 2006.

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Program Number: 84372
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Sponsor: Center for Historical Studies
Title: Twentieth-Century Japan Research Awards
Contact:
Tel:
Email: historycenter@umail.umd.edu
Full Program: http://www.history.umd.edu/HistoryCenter/opportunities/index.html
Deadlines: 11/13/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor invites applications for two $1,500 grants to support research in the library's Prange Collection and East Asia Collection on topics related to the period of the Allied Occupation of Japan and its aftermath, 1945-1960. The competition is open to scholars in all parts of the world and from any discipline, but historical topics are preferred.

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Program Number: 83566
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Sponsor: Nordson Corporation Foundation
Title: Grants Program--Ohio
Contact: Kathy Ladiner, Program Assistant
Tel: 440-892-1580
Email: kladiner@nordson.com
Full Program: http://www.nordson.com/Corporate/Community/Foundation
Deadlines: 5/15/2006,8/15/2006,11/15/2006,2/15/2007
Deadline Note:
Applications in Ohio must apply by February 15, May 15, August 15 and November 15.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor makes grants to tax-exempt organizations in the fields of education, human welfare, arts and culture, and civic.

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Program Number: 83436
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Sponsor: BMI Foundation
Title: Woody Guthrie Fellowship Program
Contact:
Tel:
Email: info@bmifoundation.org
Full Program: http://www.bmifoundation.org/pages/WGuthrie.asp
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers short-term fellowships to support scholarly use of the Woody Guthrie Archives Research Collection.

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Program Number: 83378
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Sponsor: Reynolds and Reynolds Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact: Alice Davisson
Tel: 937-485-8138
Email: alice_davisson@reyrey.com
Website: http://www.reyrey.com/our_company/profile/in_the_community/company_foundation.asp
Full Program: http://www.reyrey.com/our_company/profile/in_the_community/comm-grantgl.asp
Deadlines: 2/15/2006,5/17/2006,8/16/2006,11/14/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides grants to tax-exempt organizations in the fields of education; cultural arts; and community betterment.

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Program Number: 81526
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Sponsor: National Library of Medicine/NIH/DHHS
Title: NLM Grants for Scholarly Works in Biomedicine and Health
Contact: Dr. Hua-Chuan Sim
Tel: 301-496-4523
Email: simh@mail.nih.gov
Full Program: http://grants1.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-05-025.html
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,3/1/2006,6/1/2006,7/1/2006,10/1/2006,11/1/2006,2/1/2007,3/1/2007,6/1/2007,7/1/2007,10/1/2007,11/1/2007
Deadline Note:
The deadline for receipt of new applications are February 1, June 1, and October 1 annually. The deadlines for receipt of revised applications are March 1, July 1, and November 1 annually. This program will expire on January 3, 2008.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers support for the preparation of book-length manuscripts and other scholarly works of value to U.S. health professionals, public health officials, biomedical researchers, and historians of the health sciences. Grants are awarded for major critical reviews, state-of-the-art summaries, historical studies, and other useful organizations of knowledge in clinical medicine, public health, biomedical research, and the informatics/information sciences relating to them. The scholarly work may be prepared for publication in print or non-print media, or both. This PAR will use the G13 award mechanism.

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Program Number: 80559
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Sponsor: Ann Arbor Film Festival
Title: Vicki Honeyman Award--Best 16mm Film
Contact: Monica Converse
Tel: 734-995-5356
Email: monica@aafilmfest.org
Full Program: http://www.aafilmfest.org/about/awards
Deadlines: 8/1/2006,10/1/2006,11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
The early deadline is August 1, 2006. The standard deadline is October 1, 2006. The final deadline is November 15, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor awards a $375 prize for the 16mm film that best embodies the spirit of the films that are of interest to Vicki Honeyman: technically challenging, innovative, quirky and unique, with a strong respect and passion for film as an art form.

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Program Number: 80268
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Sponsor: American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies
Title: Travelling Jam-Pot
Contact:
Tel: 336-727-4694
Email: asecs@wfu.edu
Full Program: http://asecs.press.jhu.edu/awards.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides an award of up to $300 to be applied toward the cost of attending its annual meeting.

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Program Number: 77110
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Sponsor: Catholic Biblical Association of America
Title: Visiting Professorships to Rome and Jerusalem
Contact: Alice L. Laffey
Tel:
Email: cua-cathbib@cua.edu
Full Program: http://cba.cua.edu/visit.cfm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers visiting professorships at the Pontifical Biblical Institute in Rome and at the Ecole Biblique. The term for each is one semester, fall-winter or winter-spring. The courses are taught in English.

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Program Number: 77090
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Sponsor: Keats-Shelley Association of America, Inc.
Title: Carl H. Pforzheimer, Jr. Research Grants
Contact: Doucet Fischer, Grants Administrator
Tel: 212-764-0655
Email: dfischer@nypl.org
Full Program: http://www.rc.umd.edu/ksaa/pfzgrant.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor awards two $2,500 grants annually to support research in the field of British Romanticism. Grants support the work of advanced graduate students, independent scholars, and untenured faculty.

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Program Number: 75510
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Sponsor: Rockefeller Archive Center
Title: Scholar-in-Residence Program
Contact: Grant Program Administrator
Tel:
Email: archive@rockefeller.edu
Full Program: http://archive.rockefeller.edu/grants/scholarinresidence.php
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
Mailed applications must be postmarked by November 15. Applications submitted via e-mail attachment must be submitted prior to midnight Eastern Standard Time November 15.
SYNOPSIS:
The scholar-in-residence program aims to promote and support research in the collections housed at the Rockefeller Archive Center. Each resident scholar receives a stipend of $5,000 per month for up to nine months of study and research.

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Program Number: 75250
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Sponsor: Nation Institute
Title: Internship Program
Contact: Emily Busio
Tel: 212-209-5419
Email: emily@nationinstitute.org
Full Program: http://www.nationinstitute.org/internships/
Deadlines: 7/14/2006,11/3/2006
Deadline Note:
The deadline for the Fall 2006 program (Sept. 12 - Dec. 22) is July 14, 2006. Spring 2007 program deadline (program duration Jan 9 to May 25, 2007) is November 3, 2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides a practical and comprehensive intern program for college students and recent graduates interested in magazine journalism and publishing. The sponsor supports research, conferences, seminars, educational programs and independent media with an emphasis on social justice, civil liberties and cultural politics.

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Program Number: 75212
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Sponsor: Tourism Cares for Tomorrow
Title: Grants Program
Contact: Carolyn Viles, CTC, Program Manager
Tel: 781-821-5990
Email: carolynv@tourismcares.org
Full Program: http://www.tourismcaresfortomorrow.org/TourismCares/What+We+Do/Grants/Worldwide+Grant+Program/
Deadlines: 3/1/2006,6/30/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Applicants must first submit a letter of inquiry. The 2006 grant application cycles have changed to every four months rather than quarterly as they were in 2005. Letters of Inquiry are due by: March 1, 2006; June 30, 2006; and November 1, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor distributes charitable grants to worthy tourism-related nonprofit organizations worldwide. The foundation seeks programs or projects with one or more of the following goals: To protect, restore and conserve sites of exceptional natural, cultural, or historic significance; and to educate local host communities and the traveling public about conservation and preservation of sites.

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Program Number: 74912
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Sponsor: American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies
Title: Louis Gottschalk Prize
Contact:
Tel:
Email: asecs@wfu.edu
Full Program: http://asecs.press.jhu.edu/awards.html
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
This prize is for an outstanding historical or critical study on the eighteenth century and carries an award of $1,000.

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Program Number: 74777
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Sponsor: Society for American Music
Title: Sight and Sound Award
Contact: Kip Lornell
Tel:
Email: klornell@gwu.edu
Full Program: http://american-music.org/awards/NonPrintSubApplication.php
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides financial assistance to facilitate the publication of non-print material concerning American music. Such material may be video cassettes, recordings, CD-ROMs, radio programs, or other projects that further the Society's mission and goals.

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Program Number: 74776
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Sponsor: Society for American Music
Title: H. Earle Johnson Bequest for Book Publication Subvention
Contact: Dr. Jeffrey Taylor
Tel: 718-951-5655
Email: jtaylor@brooklyn.cuny.edu
Full Program: http://american-music.org/awards/JohnsonApplication.php
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The award is intended to support the costs of the publication of a significant monograph on an important topic in American Music. This fund provides two subventions up to $2,500 annually.

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Program Number: 74718
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Sponsor: Oakes (John B.) Award
Title: John B. Oakes Award for Distinguished Environmental Journalism
Contact: Arlene Morgan, Associate Dean
Tel: 212-854-5377
Email: am494@columbia.edu
Full Program: http://www.jrn.columbia.edu/events/oakes/
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The 2005 Oakes Award and its $5,000 prize will go to the author(s) of an article or single-topic series on an environmental issue initially published between October 1, 2005 and September 30, 2006.

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Program Number: 74350
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Sponsor: Council on Foreign Relations, Inc.
Title: Arthur Ross Book Award
Contact: Jeffrey Reinke, Director of Special Programs
Tel:
Email: jreinke@cfr.org
Full Program: http://www.cfr.org/about/what_we_do/arthur_ross.html
Deadlines: 11/14/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The annual Arthur Ross Book Awards recognize books that make an outstanding contribution to the understanding of foreign policy or international relations. For the 2006 deadline, the book's publication date must be 2005 or 2006.

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Program Number: 73829
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Sponsor: McNeil Center for Early American Studies
Title: Barra Postdoctoral Fellowship
Contact:
Tel: 215-898-9251
Email: mceas@ccat.sas.upenn.edu
Full Program: http://www.mceas.org/postdoctoralfellowship.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor will appoint a Barra Postdoctoral Fellow for a nine-month term beginning 1 September 2007. No teaching is required, but all McNeil Center fellows are expected to be in residence during the academic year and to participate in the Center's program of seminars and other activities.

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Program Number: 73828
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Sponsor: McNeil Center for Early American Studies
Title: Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship
Contact:
Tel: 215-898-9251
Email: mceas@ccat.sas.upenn.edu
Full Program: http://www.mceas.org/postdoctoralfellowship.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor will appoint a Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow for a two-year term beginning 1 July 2007. All McNeil Center fellows are expected to be in residence during the academic year and to participate in the Center's program of seminars and other activities. During the two-year term of appointment, the Mellon Fellow will teach three courses in an appropriate department at the University of Pennsylvania.

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Program Number: 73782
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Sponsor: International Center for Jefferson Studies
Title: Short-Term Fellowships
Contact:
Tel: 434-984-7500
Email: icjs@monticello.org
Full Program: http://www.monticello.org/research/fellowships/shortterm.html
Deadlines: 4/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
Short-term fellowships are awarded for periods of up to four months to doctoral candidates and postdoctoral scholars from any country working on Jefferson-related projects.

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Program Number: 73781
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Sponsor: International Center for Jefferson Studies
Title: Travel Grants
Contact:
Tel: 434-984-7500
Email: icjs@monticello.org
Full Program: http://www.monticello.org/research/fellowships/travelgrants.html
Deadlines: 4/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
Travel grants are available on a limited basis for scholars and teachers wishing to make short-term visits to Monticello to pursue research or educational projects related to Jefferson.

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Program Number: 72659
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Sponsor: Meet the Composer, Inc.
Title: Global Connections Grant Program
Contact: Edward Ficklin, Program Manager
Tel: 212-645-6949, x101
Email: eficklin@meetthecomposer.org
Website: http://www.meetthecomposer.org/programs/GC0607.doc
Full Program: http://www.meetthecomposer.org/programs/globalconnections.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006,5/1/2007
Deadline Note:
The November 1 deadline is for projects taking place July through December 2007. The May 1 deadline is for projects taking place January through July 2008.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 (U.S.) to assist composers in sharing their work with a global community. Applications are submitted jointly by a composer and a hosting organization.

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Program Number: 72462
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Sponsor: Medieval Academy of America
Title: CARA Award for Excellence in Teaching
Contact:
Tel: 617-491-1622
Email: Speculum@MedievalAcademy.org
Full Program: http://www.medievalacademy.org/grants/gradstudent_cara_teachingaward.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides an award to recognize outstanding teachers who have contributed to the profession by inspiring students at the undergraduate or graduate levels or by creating innovative and influential textbooks or other materials for teaching medieval subjects.

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Program Number: 72460
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Sponsor: Medieval Academy of America
Title: Travel Grants
Contact:
Tel: 617-491-1622
Email: Speculum@MedievalAcademy.org
Full Program: http://www.medievalacademy.org/grants/gradstudent_cara_travel.htm
Deadlines: 5/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Application deadlines are May 1 for meetings to be held between September 1 and February 28, and November 1 for meetings to be held between March 1 and August 31.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides a limited number of travel grants to help independent scholars or currently unaffiliated faculty present their work at professional meetings. Major national and international meetings will be given priority.

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Program Number: 71108
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Sponsor: Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication
Title: Paul J. Deutschmann Award for Excellence in Research
Contact: Carolyn Kitch
Tel: 215-204-5077
Email: ckitch@temple.edu
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides an award to recognize a body of significant research over one's career.

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Program Number: 70520
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Sponsor: Hill (James J.) Library
Title: Research Grants
Contact: Curator, Hill Papers
Tel: 651-265-5500
Email: info@jjhill.org
Website: http://www.jjhill.org/History/grant_program.cfm
Full Program: http://www.jjhill.org/History/grantap.pdf
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support to aid scholars whose work requires substantive use of the James J. Hill, Louis W. Hill, Reed/Hyde Family Papers, and other collections. Grants of up to $2,000 for actual incurred expenses will be awarded.

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Program Number: 70359
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Sponsor: Canadian Centre for Architecture
Title: Visiting Scholars Program
Contact:
Tel: 514-939-7000
Email: studium@cca.qc.ca
Website: http://www.cca.qc.ca/pages/Niveau3.asp?page=annonce&lang=eng
Full Program: http://www.cca.qc.ca/pages/Niveau3.asp?page=application_details&lang=eng
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor welcomes applications from scholars and architects conducting research at post-doctoral or more advanced academic levels.

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Program Number: 70130
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Sponsor: American Academy of Neurology
Title: Lawrence C. McHenry: An Award for the History of Neurology
Contact: Bridget Farley
Tel: 651-695-2703
Email: bfarley@aan.com
Full Program: http://www.aan.com/professionals/awards/scientific/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.info&id=6
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides an award to recognize excellence in research in the history of neurology. The nominee will receive a certificate of recognition and complimentary registration for the 59th Annual Meeting.

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Program Number: 70045
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Sponsor: International Archive of Women in Architecture
Title: Milka Bliznakov Prize
Contact: Donna Dunay, Chair
Tel:
Email: ddunay@vt.edu
Full Program: http://spec.lib.vt.edu/IAWA/Bliznakov/Prize2006.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor supports research that advances knowledge of women's contributions to architecture and related design fields.

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Program Number: 69343
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Sponsor: Alliant Energy
Title: Community Grants Program
Contact: Tim Heinrich, Executive Director
Tel: 605-458-4483
Email: foundation@alliantenergy.com
Full Program: http://www.alliantenergy.com/docs/groups/public/documents/pub/p012195.pdf
Deadlines: 11/1/2006,2/1/2007,5/1/2007,8/1/2007
Deadline Note:
Proposal letters are accepted on an ongoing basis throughout the year, but are considered only in the next grantmaking cycle. The deadlines for proposal letters are November 1, February 1, May 1 and August 1.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor seeks to improve the quality of life in the communities it serves by supporting programs in the areas of: human needs; education; culture and art; civic; and environment.

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Program Number: 69303
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Sponsor: Briar Cliff Review
Title: Fiction, Poetry and Creative Nonfiction Contest
Contact: Tricia Currans-Sheehan, Editor
Tel:
Full Program: http://www.briarcliff.edu/campus_info/bcu_review/contest_info.asp
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides an award for the best poem, short story, or creative nonfiction essay.

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Program Number: 69164
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Sponsor: International Reading Association
Title: Children's Book Awards
Contact: Mary Cash, Administrative Coordinator
Tel: 302-731-1600 x221
Email: mcash@reading.org
Full Program: http://www.reading.org/association/awards/childrens_ira.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for awards given for an author's first or second published children's book. Each award carries a monetary stipend.

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Program Number: 68990
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Sponsor: Nebraska Humanities Council
Title: Mini Grants
Contact: Raymond Screws, Senior Program Officer
Tel: 402-474-2131, x103
Email: ray@nebraskahumanities.org
Full Program: http://www.nebraskahumanities.org/GrantForm05.pdf
Deadlines: 11/1/2005,1/1/2006,3/1/2006,5/1/2006,7/1/2006,9/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
Support is provided for humanities projects. Eligible applicants are non-profit groups. Mini Grants provide up to $1,500.

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Program Number: 68813
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Sponsor: Limited Brands
Title: Grants Program
Contact:
Tel: 614-415-6400
Email: GetInvolved@Limitedbrands.com
Full Program: http://www.limitedbrands.com/social_responsibility/community/support.jsp
Deadlines: 11/1/2006,3/1/2007,7/1/2007
Deadline Note:
Grant applications must be received by November 1 for Cycle A; March 1 for Cycle B; or July 1 for Cycle C.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides monetary and in-kind support to 501(c)(3) organizations that fit within the sponsor's philanthropic focus. Priority is given to projects that: have a Limited Brands Associate involved as a board member, committee member, long-time volunteer or active partner; meet identified needs in the community; come from organizations that exhibit strong fiscal management and board commitment; encourage and explore community partnerships and leverage additional support; and provide opportunities for possible involvement of our associates.

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Program Number: 68796
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Sponsor: Kentucky Arts Council
Title: Individual Artist Professional Development Program
Contact: Amber Luallen
Tel: 888-833-2787x479
Email: Amber.Luallen@ky.gov
Full Program: http://artscouncil.ky.gov/guide/prog3/apd_gdl.html
Deadlines: 5/15/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
The deadline for projects taking place July to December, 2006 is May 15, 2006. The deadline for projects taking place January to June, 2007 is November 1, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The purpose of the program is to fund activities that help artists further their careers. The program is open to both emerging and established artists, however, artists must have attained a certain level of proficiency as represented in the quality of work samples submitted with the application.

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Program Number: 68665
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Sponsor: Stocker Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact: Melanie R. Wilson, Grants and Office Manager
Tel: 440-246-5719
Email: mwilson@stockerfoundation.org
Full Program: http://www.stockerfoundation.org/apply.html
Deadlines: 3/3/2006,6/30/2006,11/3/2006
Deadline Note:
Any organization that has not previously submitted a proposal to the sponsor, has received a declination in the past year, or has not yet received IRS tax-exemption status, must first submit a letter of inquiry to the sponsor a minimum of six weeks before the submission deadline. Lettrs of inquiry are due March 3, 2006; June 30, 2006; and November 3, 2006. Full proposals are due April 15, 2006; August 15, 2006; and December 15, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides financial assistance to tax-exempt organizations for programs in the fields of: arts and culture; community needs; education; health; social services; and women's issues. The sponsor's grantmaking is restricted by geography. Currently eligible are the communities located in Lorain County, Ohio; Pima County, Arizona; San Fransisco County, California; Bernalillo and Dona Ana Counties, New Mexico; and King County, Washington.

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Program Number: 68662
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Sponsor: Deluxe Corporate Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact: Pamela G. Bridger
Tel: 651-787-5124
Email: Pam.Bridger@deluxe.com
Full Program: http://www.deluxe.com/dlxab/deluxe-foundation-guidelines.jsp
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Grant proposals are accepted from February 1 through November 1 each year.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor makes contributions to tax-exempt organizations that serve communities where Deluxe facilities are located. The sponsor partners with nonprofit organizations to strengthen the lives of people and communities through philanthropy and volunteerism. Facility locations are: Flagstaff, Phoenix, Arizona; Antelope Valley, Chatsworth, and Santa Fe Springs, California; Colorado Springs, Colorado; Lithia Springs, Georgia; Chicago, Crystal Lake, Illinois; Kansas City, Kansas; Groton, Sudbury, Townsend, Massachusetts; Arden Hills, Shoreview, Minnesota; Maryville, Missouri; Mountain Lakes, Thorofare, New Jersey; Syracuse, New York; Greensboro, North Carolina; Streetsboro, Ohio; Landsdale, North Wales, Pennsylvania; Dallas, Texas; and Salt Lake City, Utah.

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Program Number: 68571
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Sponsor: Stranahan Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact: Pam Roberts, Grants Manager
Tel: 419-882-5575
Email: proberts@stranahanfoundation.org
Full Program: http://stranahanfoundation.org/procedures.php
Deadlines: 3/1/2006,7/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor seeks to improve the quality of people´s lives through supporting organizatons that give people the tools to become educated, healthy, self-reliant and contributing members of society.

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Program Number: 68540
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Sponsor: New York Foundation for Architecture
Title: Arnold W. Brunner Grant
Contact: Marcus Bleyer
Tel: 212-358-6117
Email: mbleyer@aiany.org
Full Program: http://www.aiany.org/nyfoundation/brunner2006.pdf
Deadlines: 11/10/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for advanced study in any area of architectural investigation which will effectively contribute to the knowledge, teaching or practice of the art and science of architecture. The proposed investigation is to result in a final written work, design project, research paper or other form of presentation.

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Program Number: 68283
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Sponsor: Women's Studio Workshop
Title: Special Ceramics Fellowships
Contact:
Tel: 845-658-9133
Email: info@wsworkshop.org
Full Program: http://www.wsworkshop.org/_art_opp/artopp_fellow_clay.htm
Deadlines: 3/15/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers special fellowships ranging from three to six weeks to female clay artists who make bowls.

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Program Number: 68276
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Sponsor: Women's Studio Workshop
Title: Fellowship Grants
Contact:
Tel: 845-658-9133
Email: info@wsworkshop.org
Full Program: http://www.wsworkshop.org/_art_opp/artoppfellow.htm
Deadlines: 3/15/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides fellowships for female artists, which are designed to provide concentrated work time to explore new ideas in a dynamic and supportive community of women artists. Two to six week sessions are available each year from September through June.

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Program Number: 68275
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Sponsor: Women's Studio Workshop
Title: Artists' Book Residency Grants
Contact:
Tel: 845-658-9133
Email: info@wsworkshop.org
Full Program: http://www.wsworkshop.org/_art_opp/artopp_grant_abr.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers a six-week residency program to female artists for the design and production of a new book work.

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Program Number: 68019
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Sponsor: Ann Arbor Film Festival
Title: Isabella Liddell Art Award
Contact: Monica Converse
Tel: 734-995-5356
Email: monica@aafilmfest.org
Full Program: http://www.aafilmfest.org/about/awards
Deadlines: 8/1/2006,10/1/2006,11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
The early deadline is August 1, 2006. The standard deadline is October 1, 2006. The final deadline is November 15, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor awards a prize of $200 for the film(s) that best deals with women's issues.

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Program Number: 68015
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Sponsor: Ann Arbor Film Festival
Title: Tio's Red Hot and Spicy Award
Contact: Monica Converse
Tel: 734-995-5356
Email: monica@aafilmfest.org
Full Program: http://www.aafilmfest.org/about/awards
Deadlines: 8/1/2006,10/1/2006,11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
The early deadline is August 1, 2006. The standard deadline is October 1, 2006. The final deadline is November 15, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor awards a prize of $500 which can be given to any film, based on form, content, or "flavor" of its "red hot & spicy" nature.

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Program Number: 68007
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Sponsor: Ann Arbor Film Festival
Title: Doug Wandrei Award--Best Lighting Design
Contact: Monica Converse
Tel: 734-995-5356
Email: monica@aafilmfest.org
Full Program: http://www.aafilmfest.org/about/awards
Deadlines: 8/1/2006,10/1/2006,11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
The early deadline is August 1, 2006. The standard deadline is October 1, 2006. The final deadline is November 15, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor awards a prize of $500 to recognize the most creative use of lighting in a film in which mood and atmosphere of the environment are greatly enhanced through lighting design.

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Program Number: 67997
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Sponsor: Ann Arbor Film Festival
Title: Between the Lines Award--Best Gay/Lesbian Film
Contact: Monica Converse
Tel: 734-995-5356
Email: monica@aafilmfest.org
Full Program: http://www.aafilmfest.org/about/awards
Deadlines: 8/1/2006,10/1/2006,11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
The early deadline is August 1, 2006. The standard deadline is October 1, 2006. The final deadline is November 15, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor awards a prize of $500 to honor the film that best deals with gay/lesbian issues.

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Program Number: 67995
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Sponsor: Ann Arbor Film Festival
Title: Griot Editorial/Avid Technology Best Editing Award
Contact: Monica Converse
Tel: 734-995-5356
Email: monica@aafilmfest.org
Full Program: http://www.aafilmfest.org/about/awards
Deadlines: 8/1/2006,10/1/2006,11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
The early deadline is August 1, 2006. The standard deadline is October 1, 2006. The final deadline is November 15, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsors award a prize of $2,200 for excellence in the art of film editing. The winner will receive $500 from Griot Editorial, and a $1,700 "Express-Pro" editing kit from Avid Technology.

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Program Number: 67993
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Sponsor: Ann Arbor Film Festival
Title: Film Craft/Kodak Award--Best Cinematography
Contact: Monica Converse
Tel: 734-995-5356
Email: monica@aafilmfest.org
Full Program: http://www.aafilmfest.org/about/awards
Deadlines: 8/1/2006,10/1/2006,11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
The early deadline is August 1, 2006. The standard deadline is October 1, 2006. The final deadline is November 15, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor awards a prize for the film that demonstrates the highest excellence and creativity in cinematography.

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Program Number: 67992
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Sponsor: Ann Arbor Film Festival
Title: Chris Frayne Award--Best Animated Film
Contact: Monica Converse
Tel: 734-995-5356
Email: monica@aafilmfest.org
Full Program: http://www.aafilmfest.org/about/awards
Deadlines: 8/1/2006,10/1/2006,11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
The early deadline is August 1, 2006. The standard deadline is October 1, 2006. The final deadline is November 15, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor awards a prize of $500 for the selected best animated film.

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Program Number: 67989
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Sponsor: Ann Arbor Film Festival
Title: Prix DeVarti Funniest Film Award
Contact: Monica Converse
Tel: 734-995-5356
Email: monica@aafilmfest.org
Full Program: http://www.aafilmfest.org/about/awards
Deadlines: 8/1/2006,10/1/2006,11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
The early deadline is August 1, 2006. The standard deadline is October 1, 2006. The final deadline is November 15, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor awards a prize of $1,000 for the funniest film in its festival.

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Program Number: 67987
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Sponsor: Ann Arbor Film Festival
Title: Michael Moore Award--Best Documentary Film
Contact: Monica Converse
Tel: 734-995-5356
Email: monica@aafilmfest.org
Full Program: http://www.aafilmfest.org/about/awards
Deadlines: 8/1/2006,10/1/2006,11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
The early deadline is August 1, 2006. The standard deadline is October 1, 2006. The final deadline is November 15, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers an award of $1,000 for the selected best documentary film.

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Program Number: 67986
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Sponsor: Ann Arbor Film Festival
Title: Lawrence Kasdan Award--Best Narrative Film
Contact: Monica Converse
Tel: 734-995-5356
Email: monica@aafilmfest.org
Full Program: http://www.aafilmfest.org/about/awards
Deadlines: 8/1/2006,10/1/2006,11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
The early deadline is August 1, 2006. The standard deadline is October 1, 2006. The final deadline is November 15, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor awards a prize of $1,000 for the best narrative film. The prize is intended to recognize works which make use of the film medium's unique ability to convey striking and original stories.

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Program Number: 67985
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Sponsor: Ann Arbor Film Festival
Title: Gus Van Sant Best Experimental Film Award
Contact: Monica Converse
Tel: 734-995-5356
Email: monica@aafilmfest.org
Full Program: http://www.aafilmfest.org/about/awards
Deadlines: 8/1/2006,10/1/2006,11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
The early deadline is August 1, 2006. The standard deadline is October 1, 2006. The final deadline is November 15, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor awards a prize of $1,000 to honor the film that best represents the use of experimental processes, forms, and topics.

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Program Number: 67979
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Sponsor: Ann Arbor Film Festival
Title: Tom Berman Award--Most Promising Filmmaker
Contact: Monica Converse
Tel: 734-995-5356
Email: monica@aafilmfest.org
Full Program: http://www.aafilmfest.org/about/awards
Deadlines: 8/1/2006,10/1/2006,11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
The early deadline is August 1, 2006. The standard deadline is October 1, 2006. The final deadline is November 15, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor awards a prize of $1,000 to support a young filmmaker that the sponsor expects will make a significant contribution to the art of film in the course of his/her filmmaking career.

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Program Number: 67977
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Sponsor: Princeton University
Title: Visiting Professors of Journalism
Contact:
Tel: 609-258-4717
Email: humcounc@princeton.edu
Full Program: http://www.princeton.edu/~humcounc/professors_of_journalism.shtml
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for twelve-week journalism professorships at Princeton University. The stipend for writers in residence will be $64,000 for one semester (September to December or February to May). The salary for commuting appointments will be $25,600.

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Program Number: 67976
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Sponsor: Ann Arbor Film Festival
Title: EMPA Work Life Award
Contact: Monica Converse
Tel: 734-995-5356
Email: monica@aafilmfest.org
Full Program: http://www.aafilmfest.org/about/awards
Deadlines: 8/1/2006,10/1/2006,11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
The early deadline is August 1, 2006. The standard deadline is October 1, 2006. The final deadline is November 15, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor awards a prize of $1,200 to the film that best provides a witty and insightful issues that pertain to working careers, employment, co-workers, the workplace, job hunting, job responsibilities, or the impact of employment on the individual's personal life.

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Program Number: 67974
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Sponsor: Princeton University
Title: Hodder Fellowships
Contact:
Tel: 609-258-4717
Email: humcounc@princeton.edu
Full Program: http://www.princeton.edu/~humcounc/hodder.shtml
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
Each year the sponsor awards Hodder Fellowships to exceptional humanists at the early stages of their careers, typically after they have published one book and are working on a second. Hodder Fellows spend an academic year in residence in Princeton, teaching one course pursuing independent projects in the humanities.

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Program Number: 67973
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Sponsor: Ann Arbor Film Festival
Title: Ken Burns Best of the Festival Award
Contact: Monica Converse
Tel: 734-995-5356
Email: monica@aafilmfest.org
Full Program: http://www.aafilmfest.org/about/awards
Deadlines: 8/1/2006,10/1/2006,11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
The early deadline is August 1, 2006. The standard deadline is October 1, 2006. The final deadline is November 15, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor awards a prize of $3,000 to recognize the filmmaker with the most outstanding entry.

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Program Number: 67946
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Sponsor: GAR Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact:
Tel: 330-643-0201
Email: GAR@bdblaw.com
Full Program: http://www.garfdn.org/Guidelines.htm
Deadlines: 5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor's charitable priorities include education, the arts, social services, and activities that are judged for the general good of the community. Ordinarily, the sponsor considers applications only from organizations in Summit County, Ohio, or adjoining counties (Cuyahoga, Medina, Portage, Stark and Wayne); priority is given to requests from Summit County organizations. .

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Program Number: 67872
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Sponsor: Middlebury College
Title: Bread Loaf Writers' Conference--Bakeless Literary Prizes
Contact: Ian Pounds, Contest Coordinator
Tel: 802-443-2018
Email: bakeless@middlebury.edu
Full Program: http://www.middlebury.edu/academics/blwc/bakeless
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Manuscript submissions are accepted September 15 to November 1, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
Publication is provided to winners of an annual book series competition for new authors of literary works in poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction. Eligible candidates are all authors, including non-U.S. citizens, writing in English who have not yet published a book in their entry's genre. Winners will also be awarded a fellowship to attend the Bread Loaf Writers' Conference in August 2008.

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Program Number: 67645
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Sponsor: Armstrong (Ethel Louise) Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact: Deborah Lewis, Executive Director
Tel: 626-398-8840
Email: executivedirector@ela.org
Full Program: http://www.ela.org/grants/grants.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006,5/1/2007
SYNOPSIS:
Support is provided to programs of nonprofit organizations that are led by or support adults with disabilities. The sponsor funds programs in the areas of education, advocacy, and the arts.

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Program Number: 67349
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Sponsor: Weill (Kurt) Foundation for Music
Title: Recording Projects Grants
Contact: Carolyn Weber, Director
Tel: 212-505-5240
Email: cweber@kwf.org
Full Program: http://www.kwf.org/pages/guidelin.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides funds for artists and musician fees, rehearsal expenses, and mastertape production expenses. Priority will be given to works that have not yet been recorded in their original form.

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Program Number: 67348
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Sponsor: Weill (Kurt) Foundation for Music
Title: College/University Performance and Production Grants
Contact: Carolyn Weber, Director
Tel: 212-505-5240
Email: cweber@kwf.org
Full Program: http://www.kwf.org/pages/guidelin.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor will make two types of grants: stage works and concert works. For stage works grants, the sponsor will award up to ten grants, of a maximum $5,000 each, to colleges and universities in support of general production expenses for performances of Kurt Weill's stage works. For concert works, assistance is available in grants of up to $3,000 to cover expenses including, but not limited to, increased rehearsal time, guest artists fees and promotion.

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Program Number: 67344
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Sponsor: Weill (Kurt) Foundation for Music
Title: Publication Assistance Grants
Contact: Carolyn Weber, Director
Tel: 212-505-5240
Email: cweber@kwf.org
Full Program: http://www.kwf.org/pages/guidelin.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
Funding may be requested to assist in expenses related to preparing manuscripts for publication in a recognized scholarly medium. Not-for-profit publishing companies are encouraged to apply.

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Program Number: 67343
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Sponsor: Weill (Kurt) Foundation for Music
Title: Symposia Grants
Contact: Carolyn Weber, Director
Tel: 212-505-5240
Email: cweber@kwf.org
Full Program: http://www.kwf.org/pages/guidelin.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
Performing and educational organizations may apply for support of direct expenses, including speakers' honoraria and travel expenses.

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Program Number: 67342
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Sponsor: Weill (Kurt) Foundation for Music
Title: Research and Travel Grants
Contact: Carolyn Weber, Director
Tel: 212-505-5240
Email: cweber@kwf.org
Full Program: http://www.kwf.org/pages/guidelin.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for specific research expenses. Applicants must be researching a topic related to Kurt Weill and/or Lotte Lenya and must submit a detailed outline of the specific project. Travel grants should be requested to reimburse reasonable travel expenses to locations of primary source material.

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Program Number: 67172
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Sponsor: Yale University Press
Title: Yale Series of Younger Poets Competition
Contact:
Tel: 203-432-0960
Full Program: http://yalepress.yale.edu/yupbooks/youngerpoets.asp
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
Submissions for the 2007 Competition must be postmarked no earlier than October 1, 2006 and no later than November 15, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor annually selects one book-length poetry manuscript to be published in the Yale Series of Younger Poets. The competition is open to any American citizen under forty years of age who has not published a book of poetry (contestants must be under the age of forty at the time they submit the manuscript to the competition). The winner receives royalties when the book is published.

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Program Number: 66894
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Sponsor: National Endowment for the Arts/National Fndn. on the Arts & Humanities
Title: Universal Design Leadership Project
Contact: William Hummel
Tel: 202-682-5417
Email: contracts@arts.gov
Full Program: http://www.arts.gov/grants/apply/RFP/UniversalDesign.pdf
Deadlines: 11/2/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for a cooperative agreement to carry out a project with the goal of creating greater public awareness of and demand for universal designed environments.

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Program Number: 66360
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Sponsor: Louisville Institute
Title: Christian Faith and Life Sabbatical Grants Program
Contact:
Tel: 502-992-5432
Email: info@louisville-institute.org
Full Program: http://www.louisville-institute.org/secondary/CFLdetail.asp
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor seeks to support efforts to bring the resources of the ethical, liturgical, and doctrinal wisdom of the Christian faith into closer relation to the daily lives of practicing Christians and to describe more fully how the Christian faith is actually lived by contemporary Christians of various ages, circumstances, and traditions.


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Program Number: 63725
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Sponsor: German Historical Institute
Title: Thyssen-Heideking Fellowship
Contact:
Tel: 202-387-3355
Email: info@ghi-dc.org
Full Program: http://www.ghi-dc.org/scholarship_thyssen.html
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor invites applications for a one-year postdoctoral fellowship in memory of the late Jürgen Heideking. The fellowship, supported by the Fritz Thyssen Foundation, is intended for American scholars working in one of the three areas to which Professor Heideking made important contributions: American history and German-American relations from the early modern period to the present; international history of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries; and twentieth-century German and European history.

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Program Number: 62833
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Sponsor: Getty (J. Paul) Trust
Title: Conservation Guest Scholars
Contact:
Tel: 310-440-7374
Email: researchgrants@getty.edu
Full Program: http://www.getty.edu/grants/research/scholars/researchGCI.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for professionals to pursue scholarly research in an interdisciplinary manner across traditional boundaries in areas of wide general interest to the international conservation community.

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Program Number: 62832
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Sponsor: Getty (J. Paul) Trust
Title: Curatorial Research Fellowships
Contact:
Tel: 310-440-7374
Email: researchgrants@getty.edu
Full Program: http://www.getty.edu/grants/research/scholars/research_curatorial.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor supports the professional scholarly development of curators by providing them with time off from regular museum duties to undertake short-term research or study projects that advance the understanding of art and its history.

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Program Number: 62830
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Sponsor: Getty (J. Paul) Trust
Title: Theme-Year Scholars--Visiting Scholars
Contact:
Tel: 310-440-7374
Email: researchgrants@getty.edu
Full Program: http://www.getty.edu/grants/research/scholars/research_grischolars.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor supports established scholars, artists, or writers who have attained distinction in their fields and are working on projects related to a specific theme.

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Program Number: 62824
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Sponsor: Getty (J. Paul) Trust
Title: Theme-Year Scholars--Getty Scholars
Contact:
Tel: 310-440-7374
Email: researchgrants@getty.edu
Full Program: http://www.getty.edu/grants/research/scholars/research_grischolars.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support to established scholars, artists, or writers who have attained distinction in their fields and are working in the arts, humanities, or social sciences.

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Program Number: 60745
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Sponsor: Council for International Exchange of Scholars
Title: Germany: German Studies Seminar
Contact: Richard Pettit, Senior Program Officer
Tel: 202-686-6240
Email: rpettit@cies.iie.org
Full Program: http://www.cies.org/download/2007_08AWARDS_CATALOG.pdf
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor makes twenty-five awards for awardees to participate in a group seminar on current German society and culture. Ph.D. candidates who hold full-time teaching appointments and meet other requirements are eligible. The seminar is two to three weeks in length.

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Program Number: 60274
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Sponsor: Woods Charitable Fund, Inc.
Title: Grants Program
Contact: Pam Baker
Tel: 402-436-5971
Email: pbaker@woodscharitable.org
Full Program: http://fdncenter.org/grantmaker/woods/apply.html
Deadlines: 3/1/2006,7/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Applicants should contact the sponsor prior to submitting a proposal.
SYNOPSIS:
Support is provided to tax-exempt organizations to strengthen the community by improving opportunities and life outcomes for all people in Lincoln, Nebraska.

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Program Number: 59286
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Sponsor: Institute for Advanced Study
Title: Visiting Member Awards in the School of Social Science
Contact: Administrative Officer
Tel: 609-734-8250
Email: donne@ias.edu
Website: http://www.sss.ias.edu/applications/announcement.pdf
Full Program: http://www.sss.ias.edu/applications/
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support to visiting scholars at the junior and senior levels to pursue research in the social sciences. The focus of this year's program is "The 'Third World' Now." Fifteen to twenty awards will be made.

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Program Number: 58607
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--Environmental Protection Agency
Contact: Associateship Programs
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/pga/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&22~EPA
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 58474
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Sponsor: Kalliope
Title: Sue Saniel Elkind Poetry Contest
Contact:
Tel: 904-646-2081
Email: opencampus@fccj.edu
Full Program: http://opencampus.fccj.org/kalliope/k-contst.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
An award of $1,000 is available for a poem in any style and on any subject written by a woman. Poems that have been previously published or have received monetary awardsare not eligible.

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Program Number: 53569
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Sponsor: Blakemore Foundation
Title: Frances Blakemore Asian Art Grants
Contact: Mr. Griffith Way, Trustee
Tel: 206-583-8778
Email: blakemore@perkinscoie.com
Full Program: http://www.blakemorefoundation.org/art.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006,5/15/2007,11/1/2007
Deadline Note:
Applications will be considered two times a year. Deadlines are November 1, 2006 and May 15, 2007. The next deadline for the following funding round is November 1, 2007.
SYNOPSIS:
Support is provided to tax-exempt organizations in the U.S., such as museums, universities and other educational or art-related institutions, for programs or activities to improve the understanding of Asian fine arts in the U.S.

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Program Number: 51497
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Sponsor: British Academy
Title: Visiting Fellowships
Contact: International Relations Department
Tel: 020 7969 5276
Email: overseas@britac.ac.uk
Website: http://www.britac.ac.uk
Full Program: http://www.britac.ac.uk/funding/guide/intl/visfells.html
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
Closing date: 15 November 2006, for visits beginning between 1 April 2007 and 31 March 2008.
SYNOPSIS:
This scheme enables young scholars from overseas to be invited to visit the UK to carry out research for at least two months. The Academy grants the title of British Academy Visiting Fellow and awards a sum of money towards travel and maintenance costs, which will be administered by the host institution. The main purpose of the visit should be to enable the visitor to pursue research.

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Program Number: 43101
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Sponsor: University of Virginia Press
Title: Walker Cowen Memorial Prize
Contact: Mary E. MacNeil
Tel: 434-924-3361
Email: mmm5w@virginia.edu
Full Program: http://www.upress.virginia.edu/news.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
An award is granted annually to the author of a scholarly, booklength manuscript in Eighteenth Century Studies in history, literature, philosophy, or the arts.

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Program Number: 42074
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Sponsor: Council for International Exchange of Scholars
Title: Fulbright Programs--East Asia and the Pacific--Japan--US-Japan International Education Administrators Program
Contact: David B.J. Adams
Tel: 202-686-4021
Email: dadams@cies.iie.org
Full Program: http://www.cies.org/download/2007_08AWARDS_CATALOG.pdf
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for education administrators to participate in a group program designed to familiarize participants with higher education, society and culture in Japan. The duration of the program is three weeks.

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Program Number: 36093
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Sponsor: Princeton University
Title: Laurance S. Rockefeller Visiting Fellowships
Contact:
Tel: 609-258-4798
Email: erum@princeton.edu
Full Program: http://www.princeton.edu/~uchv/LSR_Fellowships.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
Fellowships provide a stipend to scholars and teachers, allowing them to spend an academic year in residence at Princeton, writing about ethics and human values. Stipends are determined on an individual basis, and are normally one-half the academic-year salary of the fellow.

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Program Number: 35921
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Sponsor: Kellogg (Helen) Institute for International Studies
Title: Visiting Residential Fellowships
Contact: Sharon Schierling, Associate Director
Tel: 574-631-6580
Email: sschierl@nd.edu
Full Program: http://kellogg.nd.edu/
Deadlines: 11/3/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers residential Visiting Fellowships for the 2007-08 academic year which are designed to provide applicants with the time and space to work on research, while interacting with leading scholars. The sponsor offers numerous opportunities to explore the work of noted scholars through seminars, conferences, and roundtable discussions.

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Program Number: 35594
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Sponsor: Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture
Title: Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Research Fellowship
Contact:
Tel: 757-221-1110
Email: ieahc1@wm.edu
Full Program: http://www.wm.edu/oieahc/Fellowships/mellon.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers a one-year residential fellowship of $45,000 to support the revision of the applicant's first book manuscript pertaining to early American studies.

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Program Number: 33636
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Sponsor: Institute for Advanced Study
Title: Mellon Fellowships for Assistant Professors
Contact: Marian Zelazny, Administrative Officer
Tel: 609-734-8300
Email: mzelazny@ias.edu
Full Program: http://www.hs.ias.edu/mellon.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor supports two one-year memberships for assistant professors who have embarked on professional careers at universities and colleges in the United States and Canada. While at the Institute, the fellows will be expected to engage exclusively in scholarly research and writing.

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Program Number: 27066
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Sponsor: American Council of Learned Societies
Title: Contemplative Practice Fellowships
Contact:
Tel: 212-697-1505
Email: grants@acls.org
Full Program: http://www.acls.org/conprac.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:

Fellowships provide up to $10,000 to faculty members at U.S. institutions for the development of courses and teaching materials that integrate an awareness of contemplative practice. The award will be tenable during the Summer of 2007 or for one semester during the 2007-2008 academic year.

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Program Number: 26342
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Sponsor: Hill Monastic Manuscript Library
Title: Heckman Travel Grant
Contact: Committee on Research
Tel: 320-363-3514
Email: HMML@csbsju.edu
Full Program: http://www.hmml.org/scholars/research/heckman.asp
Deadlines: 4/15/2006,11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor provides research stipends to undergraduate, graduate, or postdoctoral scholars to conduct research using materials from the Hill Monastic Manuscript Library at Saint John's University. Up to ten stipends of up to $1,500 are available.

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Program Number: 25618
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Sponsor: Foundation for Educational Exchange Between Canada & the U. S.
Title: Graduate Student and Junior Professional Program
Contact: Michelle Emond
Tel: 613-688-5513
Email: memond@fulbright.ca
Full Program: http://www.fulbright.ca/en/graduatestudenttext.asp
Deadlines: 10/20/2006,11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
The October 20 deadline is for U.S. applicants; the November 15 deadline is for Canadian applicants.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support to Canadian and American graduate students and junior professionals who wish to enroll in a graduate studies program or continue their current course of graduate study and/or research at a university or research centre in the United States or Canada, respectively.

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Program Number: 25616
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Sponsor: Foundation for Educational Exchange Between Canada & the U. S.
Title: Senior Scholar and Senior Professional Program
Contact: Brad Hector
Tel: 613-688-5511
Email: bhector@fulbright.ca
Website: http://www.fulbright.ca/en/pdf/Fulbright_Instructions_Scholar_English.pdf
Full Program: http://www.fulbright.ca/en/seniorscholartext.asp
Deadlines: 8/1/2006,11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
The application deadlines are as follows: Traditional Fulbright Awards: August 1 for Americans, and November 15 for Canadians; Fulbright Visiting Chair Awards: August 1 for Americans; November 15 for Canadians.
SYNOPSIS:

Support is provided to Canadian and American faculty members, postdoctoral researchers and experienced professionals to lecture or conduct research at a host institution in the US or Canada, respectively. The award is a fixed sum of US$25,000 for a full academic year (nine months) or $12,500 for one semester. Provisions for Fulbright Visiting Chair awards are particular to each institution, though normally carry a value of US$25,000 for one semester.

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Program Number: 18625
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Sponsor: DaimlerChrysler Corporation Fund
Title: Grants Program
Contact:
Tel: 248-512-2502
Email: gifts@daimlerchrysler.com
Full Program: http://www2.daimlerchrysler.com/dccfund/
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor concentrates its support on programs that address the key issues and criteria in the communities where the company has major operations and where it's employees live and work. Program support is based on the following areas: future workforce; involved employees; community vitality; and public policy and marketplace.

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Program Number: 18573
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Sponsor: Dodge (Geraldine R.) Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact: David Grant, Executive Director
Tel: 973-540-8442
Email: info@grdodge.org
Full Program: http://www.grdodge.org/applicationguidelines.htm
Deadlines: 1/20/2006,3/1/2006,5/1/2006,6/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
New applicants should submit a letter of inquiry prior to submitting a proposal. Letters of inquiry may be submitted throughout the year, but must be received at least two weeks prior to the corresponding proposal submission deadline. New Jersey Animal Assistance Program requests are due by January 20, 2006. Proposals for Arts are due by March 1, 2006. Morris County Local Projects are due by May 1, 2006. Applications for Environmental grants are due June 1, 2006. Education project proposals are due by November 1, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor provides grants to tax-exempt organizations in the following major issues areas: education, arts, Morris County local projects, welfare of animals, and the environment. Support is focused primarily in New Jersey, however, may be national in scope.

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Program Number: 18162
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Sponsor: Kennedy (John F.) Library Foundation
Title: Ernest Hemingway Research Grants
Contact: Grant and Fellowship Coordinator
Tel: 617-514-1624
Email: kennedy.library@nara.gov
Full Program: http://www.jfklibrary.org/JFK+Library+and+Museum/Kennedy+Library+Foundation/Programs+and+Library+Support/Research+Grants+and+Fellowships/Ernest+Hemingway+Research+Grants.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

Support is provided to scholars and students to help defray living, travel, and related costs incurred while conducting research in the Hemingway Collection of the Kennedy Library. Preference is given to dissertation research by Ph.D. candidates in newly opened or relatively unused portions of the Collection, but all proposals are welcome.

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Program Number: 09926
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Sponsor: International Research & Exchanges Board
Title: Individual Advanced Research Opportunities (IARO)
Contact:
Tel: 202-628-8188
Email: irex@irex.org
Website: http://www.irex.org/programs/iaro/index.asp
Full Program: http://www.irex.org/programs/iaro/IARO_Application.doc
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides fellowships to U.S. scholars and professionals for overseas research on contemporary political, economic, historical, or cultural developments relevant to U.S. foreign policy.

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Program Number: 09726
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Sponsor: American Academy in Rome
Title: NEH--Postdoctoral Fellowships
Contact:
Tel: 212-751-7200
Email: info@aarome.org
Full Program: http://www.aarome.org/wordfiles/GuidelinesBrochure2006.pdf
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Late applications will be accepted until November 15, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities for individuals to pursue independent postdoctoral work at the American Academy in Rome in the following fields: Ancient Studies, Medieval Studies, Renaissance and Early Modern Studies and Modern Italian Studies. Fellowships have a duration of eleven months.

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Program Number: 09687
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Sponsor: American Academy in Rome
Title: Rome Prize Six-Month Fellowships
Contact:
Tel: 212-751-7200
Email: info@aarome.org
Full Program: http://www.aarome.org/wordfiles/GuidelinesBrochure2006.pdf
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Late applications will be accepted until November 15, 2006. Applications postmarked on or before November 1, 2006 require a $25 application fee. Applications postmarked from November 2 through November 15 require a $50 application fee. Applications postmarked after
November 15 will not be accepted.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities for individuals to pursue independent work at the American Academy in Rome in architecture, landscape architecture, historic preservation conservation and design.

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Program Number: 09277
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Sponsor: Folger Institute
Title: Long-Term Fellowships
Contact: Carol Brobeck, Fellowships Program Administrator
Tel: 202-675-0348
Email: cbrobeck@folger.edu
Full Program: http://www.folger.edu/template.cfm?cid=298
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for in-residence fellowships for research projects appropriate to the sponsor's collections. Awards of $40,000 or $50,000 will be made. The duration of awards is from six to nine months.

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Program Number: 07989
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Sponsor: Academy of American Poets
Title: Walt Whitman Award
Contact: Jennifer Kronovet, Awards Coordinator
Tel: 212-274-0343 x17
Email: jkronovet@poets.org
Full Program: http://www.poets.org/page.php/prmID/110
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
Entries will be accepted only if postmarked between September 15 and November 15, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
A cash award of $5,000 is provided to encourage the work of emerging poets and to enable the publication of a poet's first book. The winner will also be entitled to a one-month residency at the Vermont Studio Center. Any citizen of the United States who has neither published, nor committed to publish, a book of poetry is eligible.

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Program Number: 07303
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Sponsor: Garden Club of America
Title: Rome Prize Fellowship in Landscape Architecture
Contact:
Tel: 212-751-7200
Email: info@aarome.org
Full Program: http://www.aarome.org/wordfiles/GuidelinesBrochure2006.pdf
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor provides a residential year at the American Academy of Rome for an American landscape architect for advanced study, travel, and association with other fellows in the arts and humanities.

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Program Number: 05316
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Sponsor: Beverly Hills Theatre Guild
Title: Julie Harris Playwright Award Competition
Contact: Candace Coster
Tel: 310-273-3390
Email: Candacewla@aol.com
Full Program: http://www.beverlyhillstheatreguild.org
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor holds a playwright competition open to aspiring, emerging, and established playwrights in the United States. Three prizes of $3,500, $2,500, and $1,500 are awarded. Authors must be U.S. citizens or legal residents and may only submit one entry.

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Program Number: 04831
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Sponsor: Harvard University
Title: Safra Foundation Center for Ethics--Faculty Fellowships in Ethics
Contact: Director
Tel: 617-495-1336
Email: ethics@harvard.edu
Full Program: http://www.ethics.harvard.edu/fellowships_faculty.php
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

Fellowships support outstanding teachers and scholars who wish to develop their ability to address questions of moral choice in such areas as architecture, business, education, engineering, government, journalism, law, medicine, public health, public policy and other professions.

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Program Number: 04748
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Sponsor: Baeck (Leo) Institute
Title: LBI/DAAD Fellowships for Research in the Federal Republic of Germany
Contact: Dr. Frank Mecklenburg
Tel: 212-744-6400
Email: fmecklenburg@lbi.cjh.org
Full Program: http://www.lbi.org/daad.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The fellowship provides financial assistance for research in Germany on the social, communal, and intellectual history of German-speaking Jewry. Eligible applicants are Ph.D. candidates or recent Ph.Ds. Applicants must be U.S. citizens.

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Program Number: 04746
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Sponsor: Baeck (Leo) Institute
Title: David Baumgardt Memorial Fellowship
Contact: Dr. Frank Mecklenburg
Tel: 212-744-6400
Email: fmecklenburg@lbi.cjh.org
Full Program: http://www.lbi.org/baumgardt.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support to scholars whose research projects are connected with the writings of Professor David Baumgardt or his scholarly interests, including ethics, Wissenschaft des Judentums, and the modern intellectual history of German-speaking Jewry. The fellowship consists of an award, not exceeding $3,000, to be determined according to the requirements of the project.

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Program Number: 04255
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Sponsor: Rockefeller Archive Center
Title: Grants-in-Aid for Research at the Rockefeller Archive Center
Contact: Grants Program Administrator
Tel:
Email: archive@rockefeller.edu
Full Program: http://archive.rockefeller.edu/grants/generalgia.php
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
Mailed applications must be postmarked by November 15. Applications submitted via e-mail attachment must be submitted prior to midnight Eastern Standard Time November 15.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers grants to promote and support research in the Rockefeller Archive Center. These grants may be used towards round-trip travel to the Center, for temporary lodging in the area, and for related research expenses.

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Program Number: 03834
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Sponsor: Getty (J. Paul) Trust
Title: Postdoctoral Fellowships
Contact:
Tel: 310-440-7374
Email: researchgrants@getty.edu
Full Program: http://www.getty.edu/grants/research/scholars/research_postdoc.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor provides support for outstanding scholars in the early stages of their careers, allowing them the flexibility to travel and study wherever necessary to undertake their work.

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Program Number: 03230
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Sponsor: American Chemical Society
Title: National Awards Program
Contact:
Tel:
Email: awards@acs.org
Full Program: http://www.chemistry.org/portal/a/c/s/1/acsdisplay.html?DOC=awards/index.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

Support is provided for fifty-three different named awards in recognition of individual or team accomplishments in diverse fields of the chemical sciences. Awards consist of a cash amount that varies depending on the specific prize. Nominations may be submitted by any individual.

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Program Number: 02216
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Sponsor: American Council of Learned Societies
Title: Fellowships for Postdoctoral Research in Southeast European Studies
Contact:
Tel: 212-697-1505
Email: grants@acls.org
Full Program: http://www.acls.org/seguide.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
Support is provided for postdoctoral research, writing, and developmental programs in Southeast European studies in all disciplines of the humanities and social sciences. Fellowships of up to $25,000 for six to twelve consecutive months of full-time research, writing, and developmental studies between July 1, 2007 and September 1, 2008 will be available.

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Program Number: 01930
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Sponsor: Metropolitan Museum of Art
Title: The Bothmer Fellowship
Contact: Marcie Karp
Tel:
Email: education.grants@metmuseum.org
Full Program: http://www.metmuseum.org/education/fellowship.html
Deadlines: 11/3/2006
SYNOPSIS:

One in-residence fellowship is available to a graduate student admitted to a doctoral program at a U.S. university and who has submitted an outline of a thesis dealing with Greek or Roman art.

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Program Number: 01810
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Sponsor: American Council of Learned Societies
Title: American Research in the Humanities in China
Contact:
Tel: 212-697-1505
Email: grants@acls.org
Full Program: http://www.acls.org/cscc1.pdf
Deadlines: 11/15/2006,12/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Applications must be postmarked no later than November 15, 2006. All references must be postmarked not later than December 1, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor supports scholars in the humanities to do research in China. Grants are offered for four to twelve months for research in China.

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Program Number: 01599
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Sponsor: American Society of Church History
Title: Frank S. and Elizabeth D. Brewer Prize
Contact:
Tel: 203-432-3158
Email: asch@yale.edu
Full Program: http://www.churchhistory.org/awards.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor awards a subvention fund to assist a press in publishing a book-length manuscript in church history. Only first books are eligible. An award of $1,000 will be made.

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Program Number: 01594
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Sponsor: Metropolitan Museum of Art
Title: Chester Dale Fellowships
Contact: Marcie Karp
Tel:
Email: education.grants@metmuseum.org
Full Program: http://www.metmuseum.org/education/fellowship.html
Deadlines: 11/3/2006
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor supports in-residence research related to the fine arts of the western world at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Fellowships range from three months to one year, with stipends ranging from $30,000 to $40,000 and an additional $5,000 for travel.

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Program Number: 01575
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Sponsor: American-Scandinavian Foundation
Title: Awards for Study in Scandinavia--Grants
Contact:
Tel: 212-879-9779
Email: info@amscan.org
Full Program: http://www.amscan.org/asfsis_1.pdf
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides grants to individuals to pursue research or study in one or more Scandinavian countries for up to one to three months. Eligible applicants include post-graduate scholars, professionals, and candidates in the arts.

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Program Number: 01456
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Sponsor: American Political Science Association
Title: APSA-MCI Communications Fellowships for Scholars and Journalists
Contact:
Tel: 202-483-2512
Email: apsa@apsanet.org
Full Program: http://www.apsanet.org/content_3542.cfm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor provides fellowships for scholars and journalists who have an analytical interest in politics, communications and public policy and who show promise of making a significant contribution to the public's understanding of the political process. Scholars must have completed a Ph.D. in the last fifteen years, and journalists must have a bachelor's degree. A stipend of $38,000 is provided.

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Program Number: 01452
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Sponsor: American Political Science Association
Title: Congressional Fellowships for Professional Journalists
Contact:
Tel: 202-483-2512
Email: apsa@apsanet.org
Full Program: http://www.apsanet.org/content_5046.cfm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

Fellowships of $38,000 for nine months enable journalists to work as legislative aides in Congress. Applicants must have a bachelor's degree and from two to ten years of full-time experience in newspaper, magazine, radio, or television reporting.

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Program Number: 01434
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Sponsor: Dow Jones Newspaper Fund
Title: Summer Business Reporting Internship Program
Contact:
Tel: 609-452-2820
Email: newsfund@wsj.dowjones.com
Full Program: http://djnewspaperfund.dowjones.com/fund/forms/2007businessapp.pdf
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor seeks to encourage minority college sophomores and juniors to seek newspaper reporting internships early in their academic careers. Participants receive a $1,000 scholarship.

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Program Number: 01230
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Sponsor: Metropolitan Museum of Art
Title: J. Clawson Mills Scholarships
Contact: Marcie Karp
Tel:
Email: education.grants@metmuseum.org
Full Program: http://www.metmuseum.org/education/fellowship.html
Deadlines: 11/3/2006
SYNOPSIS:
Support is provided to mature scholars of demonstrated ability for in-residence research related to the fine arts collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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Program Number: 01226
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Sponsor: Institute for Advanced Study
Title: School of Historical Studies Fellowship
Contact: Marian Zelazny, Administrative Officer
Tel: 609-734-8300
Email: mzelazny@ias.edu
Full Program: http://www.hs.ias.edu/hsannoun.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:

Fellowships for one or two terms support scholarship in all fields of historical research, concerned principally with the history of western, near eastern and far eastern civilizations. Qualified candidates of any nationality are invited to apply.

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Program Number: 01218
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Sponsor: Metropolitan Museum of Art
Title: Andrew W. Mellon Fellowships in Art History
Contact: Marcie Karp
Tel:
Email: education.grants@metmuseum.org
Full Program: http://www.metmuseum.org/education/fellowship.html
Deadlines: 11/3/2006
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor supports in-residence research of the collections at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Eligible applicants are both young scholars and senior scholars from the U.S. and abroad who hold doctorates. Fellowships are for a maximum of one year, with stipends ranging from $30,000 to $40,000, and an additional $5,000 for travel.

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Program Number: 01205
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Sponsor: Metropolitan Museum of Art
Title: Jane and Morgan Whitney Fellowships
Contact: Marcie Karp
Tel:
Email: education.grants@metmuseum.org
Full Program: http://www.metmuseum.org/education/fellowship.html
Deadlines: 11/3/2006
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor supports in-residence, one-year fellowships for study, work, or research in the fine art fields related to the museum's collections, with preference to be given to students in the decorative arts who are under forty years of age.

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Program Number: 01150
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Sponsor: American Academy in Rome
Title: Rome Prize Postdoctoral Fellowships
Contact:
Tel: 212-751-7200
Email: info@aarome.org
Full Program: http://www.aarome.org/wordfiles/GuidelinesBrochure2006.pdf
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Late applications will be accepted until November 15, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities for individuals to pursue independent postdoctoral work at the American Academy in Rome in the following fields: Ancient Studies, Medieval Studies, Renaissance and Early Modern Studies, and Modern Italian Studies. Fellowships have a duration of eleven months.

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Program Number: 01149
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Sponsor: American Academy in Rome
Title: Rome Prize Eleven-Month Fellowships
Contact:
Tel: 212-751-7200
Email: info@aarome.org
Full Program: http://www.aarome.org/wordfiles/GuidelinesBrochure2006.pdf
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Late applications will be accepted until November 15, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities for individuals to pursue independent work at the American Academy in Rome in the following fields: architecture, design, and landscape architecture, historic preservation and conservation, and musical composition, and the visual arts.

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Program Number: 01001
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Sponsor: Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture
Title: Institute-NEH Postdoctoral Fellowship
Contact:
Tel: 757-221-1110
Email: ieahc1@wm.edu
Full Program: http://www.wm.edu/oieahc/Fellowships/NEH.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor offers a two-year postdoctoral fellowship in any area of early American studies, to begin July 1, 2007.

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Program Number: 00981
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Sponsor: Dumbarton Oaks
Title: Fellowships
Contact:
Tel: 202-339-6401
Email: DumbartonOaks@doaks.org
Full Program: http://www.doaks.org/fellowshipsann.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor provides support for in-residence fellowships in three areas of study: Byzantine studies, pre-Columbian studies, and studies in landscape architecture. Eligible applicants are scholars who hold a doctorate or have established themselves in their field and wish to pursue their own research, or graduate students who expect to have the Ph.D. in hand prior to taking up residence at Dumbarton Oaks. Fellowships are normally awarded for the academic year.

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Program Number: 00855
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Sponsor: American Research Institute in Turkey
Title: National Endowment for the Humanities Advanced Fellowship in the Humanities in Turkey
Contact:
Tel: 215-898-3474
Email: leinwand@sas.upenn.edu
Full Program: http://ccat.sas.upenn.edu/ARIT/NEHFellowships.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

Fellowships support research on fields of study covering all periods in the general range of the humanities and including humanistically oriented aspects of the social sciences, prehistory, history, art, archaeology, literature, and linguistics, as well as interdisciplinary aspects of cultural history.

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Program Number: 00813
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Sponsor: Directorate for Social, Behavorial and Economic Sciences/NSF
Title: Minority Postdoctoral Research Fellowships and Supporting Activities
Contact: John Perhonis, Associate Program Director
Tel: 703-292-8763
Email: jperhoni@nsf.gov
Full Program: http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2006/nsf06586/nsf06586.htm
Deadlines: 11/6/2006,3/1/2007
Deadline Note:
Fellowship applications are due by November 6, 2006. Graduate Student Travel award requests must be received no later than three months prior to the proposed travel. Fellows may submit Research Starter Grant proposals between October 1, 2006 and March 1, 2007.
SYNOPSIS:

Fellowships are offered to recent minority Ph.D.s for training in the biological and social, behavioral, or economic sciences at an institution in the U.S. or abroad. In addition, travel awards and research starter grants are available.

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Program Number: 00704
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Sponsor: School of American Research
Title: Katrin H. Lamon Fellowship
Contact:
Tel: 505-954-7201
Email: scholar@sarsf.org
Full Program: http://www.sarweb.org/scholars/description.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:

One fellowship is available for a Native American scholar, either pre- or post-doctoral, working in either the humanities or the sciences.

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Program Number: 00701
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Sponsor: School of American Research
Title: Weatherhead Fellowships
Contact: Director of Academic Programs
Tel: 505-954-7201
Email: scholar@sarsf.org
Full Program: http://www.sarweb.org/scholars/description.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:

Two fellowships are available for either Ph.D. candidates or scholars with doctorates whose work is either humanistic or scientific in nature.

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Program Number: 00633
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Sponsor: Baeck (Leo) Institute
Title: LBI/DAAD Fellowships for Research at the Leo Baeck Institute
Contact: Dr. Frank Mecklenburg
Tel: 212-744-6400
Email: fmecklenburg@lbi.cjh.org
Full Program: http://www.lbi.org/daad.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor provides support for two fellowships per year for doctoral students or recent Ph.D.'s affiliated with an accredited American institution of higher education for research using the sponsor's resources in New York. The fellowship consists of a stipend of $2,000.

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Program Number: 00632
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Sponsor: American Association of University Women Educational Foundation
Title: Postdoctoral Research Leave Fellowships
Contact:
Tel: 319-337-1716 x60
Email: aauw@act.org
Full Program: http://www.aauw.org/fga/fellowships_grants/american.cfm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for women seeking funds for postdoctoral research leave from accredited institutions. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. A one year award of $30,000 is available.

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Program Number: 00607
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Sponsor: National Endowment for the Humanities/Natl. Fndn. on the Arts & Humanities
Title: Challenge Grants (Office of Challenge Grants)
Contact:
Tel: 202-606-8309
Email: challenge@neh.gov
Full Program: http://www.neh.gov/grants/guidelines/challenge.html
Deadlines: 5/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor provides support to help institutions and organizations secure long-term improvements in and support for their humanities programs and resources. These challenge grants require applicants to match federal funding.

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Program Number: 00465
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Sponsor: Getty (J. Paul) Trust
Title: Theme-Year Scholars--Research Grants for Pre- and Postdoctoral Fellowships
Contact:
Tel: 310-440-7374
Email: researchgrants@getty.edu
Full Program: http://www.getty.edu/grants/research/scholars/research_pre_post_fellows.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor provides support for emerging scholars to complete work on projects related to the sponsor's annual theme. Recipients are in residence at the Getty Research Institute, where they pursue research to complete their disserations or to expand them for publication.

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Program Number: 00459
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Sponsor: Getty (J. Paul) Trust
Title: Collaborative Research Grants
Contact:
Tel: 310-440-7374
Email: researchgrants@getty.edu
Full Program: http://www.getty.edu/grants/research/scholars/research_collaborative.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Before submitting an application, potential applicants are strongly encouraged to send a brief letter of inquiry.
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor provides support for teams of scholars to pursue interpretive research projects that offer new explanations of art and its history.

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Program Number: 00408
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Sponsor: American Research Institute in Turkey
Title: Fellowships in the Humanities and Social Sciences in Turkey
Contact:
Tel: 215-898-3474
Email: leinwand@sas.upenn.edu
Full Program: http://ccat.sas.upenn.edu/ARIT/ARITFellowships.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

Fellowships support research in Turkey on ancient, medieval, or modern times, in any field of the humanities and social sciences.

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Program Number: 00266
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Sponsor: Center for Judaic Studies
Title: Postdoctoral Fellowships
Contact: Administrator
Tel: 215-238-1290
Email: allenshe@sas.upenn.edu
Full Program: http://www.cjs.upenn.edu/program/2007-2008/announce.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The fellowship will enable scholars from a wide range of disciplinary and linguistic backgrounds (rabbinic literature, Patristics, Church history, classical literature, the various branches of late Roman history, archaeology and art history, legal studies, history of religions, liturgical and ritual studies, and rhetorical and cultural studies) to assess and explore the state of the field.

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Program Number: 00053
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Sponsor: Archaeological Institute of America
Title: Olivia James Traveling Fellowship
Contact: Becky Donahue, Fellowship Coordinator
Tel: 617-353-8705
Email: rdonahue@aia.bu.edu
Website: http://www.archaeological.org/webinfo.php?page=10007
Full Program: http://www.archaeological.org/webinfo.php?page=10346
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
One award of $22,000 provides support to US students for travel and study in Greece, the Aegean Islands, Sicily, Southern Italy, Asia Minor, and Mesopotamia.



MEDICAL SCIENCE

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Program Number: 89886
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Sponsor: Harvard University
Title: Safra Foundation Center for Ethics--Graduate Fellowships in Ethics
Contact: Director of Graduate Fellowships
Tel: 617-495-1336
Email: ethics@harvard.edu
Full Program:
http://www.ethics.harvard.edu/fellowships_graduate.php
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The fellowships support outstanding Harvard-enrolled graduate students who are writing dissertations or engaged in major research on topics in practical ethics, especially ethical issues in business, education, government, law, and medicine.

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Program Number: 89689
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Sponsor: Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses
Title: Novice Researcher Award
Contact: Terri Mitchell, MBA, Research Program Coordinator
Tel: 202-261-2431
Email: ResearchPrograms@awhonn.org
Full Program: http://www.awhonn.org/awhonn/?pg=0-874-2240
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The award is intended to assist new researchers to begin areas of study, investigate clinical issues and/or launch a pilot study.

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Program Number: 89688
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Sponsor: Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses
Title: Hill-Rom, Celeste Phillips Family-Centered Maternity Care Award
Contact: Terri Mitchell, MBA, Research Program Coordinator
Tel: 202-261-2431
Email: ResearchPrograms@awhonn.org
Full Program: http://www.awhonn.org/awhonn/?pg=0-874-2240
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor awards grants to researchers who will investigate variables relevant to women's health, obstetric, and neonatal nursing. Studies that are clinically relevant and outcome-based are a priority. Projects that focus on the nurse's role in delivering cost-effective care in these subspecialties will also be considered.

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Program Number: 89368
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Sponsor: American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery, Inc.
Title: Grants for Medical Students, Undergraduate Students, Residents, and Fellows doing Patient Oriented Research
Contact:
Tel: 715-845-9283
Email: information@aslms.org
Website: http://www.aslms.org/forms/travel_grant_form.html
Full Program: http://www.aslms.org/grants/patientresearch.html
Deadlines: 11/6/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides financial assistance to support attendance of a number of medical students, undergraduate students interns, residents, and fellows-in-training doing patient oriented research at the 2007 American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery (ASLMS) Annual Meeting.

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Program Number: 89367
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Sponsor: American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery, Inc.
Title: Peggy Nowell, R.N. Travel Grant
Contact:
Tel: 715-845-9283
Email: information@aslms.org
Website: http://www.aslms.org/forms/travel_grant_form.html
Full Program: http://www.aslms.org/grants/peggynowell.html
Deadlines: 11/6/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides financial assistance to a member and/or non-member to attend and present an abstract in the nursing/allied health session at the ASLMS Annual Meeting.

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Program Number: 89242
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Sponsor: American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
Title: NCAA Research Award
Contact:
Tel: 847-292-4900
Email: bart@aossm.org
Full Program: http://www.sportsmed.org/research/grantapps.asp
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
This award is given to the best paper submitted that pertains to the health, safety, and well-being of Collegiate student-athletes.

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Program Number: 89153
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Sponsor: Protein Society
Title: Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin Award
Contact: Cynthia Yablonski, Executive Officer
Tel: 301-634-7277
Email: cyablonski@proteinsociety.org
Full Program: http://www.proteinsociety.org/pages/page03c.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides an award to recognize exceptional contributions in protein science, which profoundly influence the understanding of biology.

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Program Number: 89150
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Sponsor: Protein Society
Title: Car Brändén Award
Contact: Cynthia Yablonski, Executive Officer
Tel: 301-634-7277
Email: cyablonski@proteinsociety.org
Full Program: http://www.proteinsociety.org/pages/page03c.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides an award to recognize an outstanding protein scientist who has also made exceptional contributions in the areas of education and/or service to the science.

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Program Number: 89064
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Sponsor: VolkswagenStiftung Foundation
Title: Lichtenberg Professorships
Contact: Dr. Anja Fließ
Tel: 49 (0)511 8381-374
Email: fliess@volkswagenstiftung.de
Full Program: http://www.volkswagenstiftung.de/fileadmin/downloads/merkblaetter/MB_79_e.pdf
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers support for outstandingly qualified (junior) academics in connection with innovative fields of research located
between the disciplines as well as new teaching concepts within the respective research environment. The funding which will be made available for a period of up to eight years is expected to pave an interesting new path in higher education. There are no thematic restrictions; hence, the funding is available equally to applicants from the humanities and the social sciences, or the natural and engineering sciences as well as medicine.

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Program Number: 88256
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Sponsor: Association for Social Economics
Title: William R. Waters Research Grant
Contact: John B. Davis
Tel:
Email: JohnDavis@Marquette.edu
Full Program: http://www.socialeconomics.org/grant.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support designed to inspire economists to organize their research in social economics and the social economy along the lines suggested by William Waters in his presidential address to the Association for Social Economics.

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Program Number: 87872
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Sponsor: National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute/NIH/DHHS
Title: RFA-HL-07-003--Collaborative Studies on Lung Stem Cell Biology and Cell Based Therapy (R01)
Contact: Mary Anne Berberich, Ph.D.
Tel: 301-435-0222
Email: berbrim@nhlbi.nih.gov
Full Program: http://grants1.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-HL-07-003.html
Deadlines: 11/10/2006,12/12/2006
Deadline Note:
The deadline for receipt of optional letters of intent is November 10, 2006. The deadline for receipt of full applications is December 12, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers support for research on lung stem cell biology and cell based therapy for lung diseases. This program will support regular research grants (R01s), which include collaborations between basic scientists and clinical investigators who will explore together clinically relevant questions, thereby enabling basic science findings to be more readily translated into studies that investigate the potential of cell based therapy for preventing and treating lung disease. An important goal of this program is to provide the basic knowledge necessary to eventually develop safe and efficacious clinical protocols on lung cell based therapy.

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Program Number: 87798
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Sponsor: National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases/NIH/DHHS
Title: RFA-DK-06-004--Biomarker Development for Diabetic Complications (R21)
Contact: Teresa L.Z. Jones, M.D.
Tel: 301-435-2996
Email: tj104e@nih.gov
Full Program: http://grants1.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-DK-06-004.html
Deadlines: 11/13/2006,12/12/2006
Deadline Note:
Applications may be submitted to Grants.gov in response to this announcement on or after October 13, 2006. The deadline for receipt of optional letters of intent is November 13, 2006. The deadline for receipt of full applications is December 12, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsors offer support for exploratory and developmental research on biomarkers for the microvascular and macrovascular complications of diabetes. This program will use the NIH Exploratory/Developmental (R21) grant mechanism.

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Program Number: 87754
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Sponsor: National Institute of Child Health and Human Development/NIH/DHHS
Title: RFA-HD-06-007--Global Partnerships for Social Science AIDS Research (R24)
Contact: Susan F. Newcomer, Ph.D.
Tel: 301-435-6981
Email: newcomes@mail.nih.gov
Full Program: http://grants1.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-HD-06-007.html
Deadlines: 11/13/2006,12/13/2006
Deadline Note:
The deadline for receipt of optional letters of intent is November 13, 2006. The deadline for receipt of full applications is December 13, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsors offer support for collaborative applications between U.S. (or other developed country) institutions and institutions in countries hard hit by the HIV/AIDS epidemic. The initiative is designed to enhance capabilities for rigorous behavioral and social science research in relation to HIV/AIDS within these countries. Each of these grants will provide funding to strengthen the research infrastructure of local institutions and will also support a small portfolio [one to three studies] of relevant and innovative research. Research will be conducted with the leadership and involvement of local social and behavioral scientists in partnership with scientists in the U.S. and/or other developed countries. Research topics should address social and behavioral issues in the prevention, care, and/or treatment of HIV/AIDS. It is hoped that the investigators involved in these grants will emerge as recognized leaders in the fields of behavioral and social sciences research related to HIV/AIDS. This program will use the NIH R24 award mechanism.

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Program Number: 86318
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Sponsor: ShopKo Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact: John Vigeland, Director of Corporate Communications
Tel: 920-429-4132
Email: shopkocharities@shopko.com
Full Program: http://www.shopko.com/corporate/community/foundation/index.jsp
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides funding to improve the quality of life in the communities they serve.

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Program Number: 86119
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--Institute for Water Resources (IWR)
Contact: Dr. Paul Zielinski
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&35~IWR
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 86115
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--US Army Research, Development and Engineering Command/Armament Research Development and Engineering Center (RDECOM/ARDEC)
Contact: Dr. Paul Zielinski
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&16~RDECOM/ARDEC
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in the US academic cricles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 86113
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--US Department of Homeland Security (DHS)
Contact: Dr. Ray Gamble
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&40~DHS
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 85200
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Sponsor: American Psychiatric Foundation
Title: Awards for Advancing Minority Mental Health
Contact: Barbara Matos
Tel: 703-907-8517
Email: apf@psych.org
Website: http://www.psychfoundation.org/AAMMW5-06FinalCombined.pdf
Full Program: http://www.psychfoundation.org/aammh.cfm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides awards to recognize psychiatrists, other health professionals, mental health programs and other organizations that have undertaken innovative and supportive efforts to: raise awareness in underserved minority communities of mental illness, the need for early recognition, the availability of treatment and how to access it, and the cultural barriers to treatment; increase access to quality mental health services for underserved minorities; and/or improve the quality of care for underserved minorities, particularly those in the public health system or with severe mental illness.

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Program Number: 84672
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Sponsor: Muscular Dystrophy Association
Title: Clinical Research Training Grant (CRTG)
Contact: Petra O'Shea
Tel: 520-529-5402
Email: crtg@mdausa.org
Full Program: http://www.mdausa.org/research/trac/trac_grant_clirestraining.cfm
Deadlines: 5/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
The deadlines for receipt of letters of intent are May 1, 2006 and November 1, 2006. The deadlines for receipt of full applications, if invited, are June 1, 2006 and December 1, 2006. Applicants are strongly encouraged to contact the sponsor's staff before submitting a letter of intent.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers support to provide promising young clinicians the research training opportunities needed to become productive clinical investigators in neuromuscular disease research.

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Program Number: 84668
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Sponsor: Muscular Dystrophy Association
Title: Translational Research Pre-IND Grant (TR-INDG)
Contact: Sharon Hesterlee, Ph.D., Director of Research Development
Tel: 520-529-5433
Email: shesterlee@mdausa.org
Full Program: http://www.mdausa.org/research/trac/trac_grant_preind.cfm
Deadlines: 5/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
The deadlines for receipt of letters of intent are May 1, 2006 and November 1, 2006. The deadlines for receipt of full applications, if invited, are June 1, 2006 and December 1, 2006. Applicants are strongly encouraged to contact the sponsor's staff before submitting a letter of intent.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers support to aid academic investigators in meeting the requirements for submitting an Investigational New Drug (IND) application to the Food and Drug Administration for a drug or biologic intended to treat neuromuscular disease(s) in MDA's program. It is understood that the applicant will have completed preclinical proof of principle studies, and informal toxicology testing, and will have identified a manufacturer or supplier for clinical-grade quantities of the final drug or biologic at the time the TR-INDG is submitted.

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Program Number: 84664
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Sponsor: Muscular Dystrophy Association
Title: Translational Research Infrastructure Grant (TRIG)
Contact: Sharon Hesterlee, Ph.D., Director of Research Development
Tel: 520-529-5433
Email: shesterlee@mdausa.org
Full Program: http://www.mdausa.org/research/trac/trac_grant_infrastructure.cfm
Deadlines: 5/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
The deadlines for receipt of letters of intent are May 1, 2006 and November 1, 2006. The deadlines for receipt of full applications, if invited, are June 1, 2006 and December 1, 2006. Applicants are strongly encouraged to contact the sponsor's staff before submitting a letter of intent.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers support for the development of infrastructure - tools, techniques or services - that will be of use to the neuromuscular disease research community for the purpose of therapy development.

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Program Number: 84662
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Sponsor: Muscular Dystrophy Association
Title: Translational Research Corporate Grants (TR-CG)
Contact: Sharon Hesterlee, Ph.D., Director of Research Development
Tel: 520-529-5433
Email: shesterlee@mdausa.org
Full Program: http://www.mdausa.org/research/trac/trac_grant_corp.cfm
Deadlines: 5/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
The deadlines for receipt of letters of intent are May 1, 2006 and November 1, 2006. The deadlines for receipt of full applications, if invited, are June 1, 2006 and December 1, 2006. Applicants are strongly encouraged to contact the sponsor's staff before submitting a letter of intent.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support to for-profit companies engaged in preclinical or clinical therapy development for any neuromuscular disease(s) covered in the sponsor's program. A collaborative effort with academic or institutional researchers in an appropriate field is required.

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Program Number: 84492
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Sponsor: American Psychiatric Association
Title: Research Colloquium for Junior Investigators
Contact: Ernesto Guerra
Tel: 800-852-1390
Email: eguerra@psych.org.
Full Program: http://www.psych.org/research/APIRE/2007nomcolloquium.doc
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers a stipend for psychiatrists who are senior residents, fellows or junior faculty to attend the Colloquium for Junior Investigators, May 20, 2007 in San Diego, California.

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Program Number: 83927
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Sponsor: Directorate for Mathematics and Physical Sciences/NSF
Title: Condensed Matter and Materials Theory Program
Contact: G. Bruce Taggart, Program Director
Tel: 703-292-4941
Email: gtaggart@nsf.gov
Website: http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2006/nsf06022/nsf06022.jsp
Full Program: http://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=13623&org=NSF&from=fund
Deadlines: 11/3/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor supports theoretical and complementary computational research in the topical areas represented in DMR programs, including condensed matter physics, polymers, solid-state chemistry, metals, electronic materials, and ceramics.

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Program Number: 83247
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Sponsor: Disabled American Veterans Charitable Service Trust
Title: Grants Program
Contact:
Tel: 877-426-2838 x2057
Email: cst@davmail.org
Full Program: http://www.dav.org/cst/grant_application.html
Deadlines: 5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006,1/31/2007
SYNOPSIS:
The Trust is dedicated to supporting physical and psychological rehabilitation programs as well as meeting the needs of veterans with specific disabilities such as amputation and blindness; the sponsor also aids and shelters homeless veterans. Consideration is afforded on an annual basis. Priority is given to long-term service projects providing direct assistance to disabled veterans and their families.

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Program Number: 83222
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Sponsor: Center on Budget and Policy Priorities
Title: Internship Program
Contact: Internship Coordinator
Tel: 202-408-1095, x386
Email: internship@cbpp.org
Full Program: http://www.cbpp.org/internship.html
Deadlines: 2/15/2006,7/15/2006,11/6/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers full- and part-time paid internships in the area of public policy issues affecting low-income families and individuals.

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Program Number: 82577
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Sponsor: National Institute on Aging/NIH/DHHS
Title: Aging Research Dissertation Awards to Increase Diversity (R36)
Contact: Robin A. Barr, Ph.D.
Tel: 301-496-9322
Email: BarrR@mail.nih.gov
Full Program: http://grants1.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-06-117.html
Deadlines: 2/15/2006,3/15/2006,10/16/2006,11/15/2006,2/15/2007,3/15/2007,10/16/2007,11/15/2007,2/15/2008,3/15/2008
Deadline Note:
The deadlines for receipt of optional letters of intent are: February 15, 2006; October 16, 2006; February 15, 2007; October 16, 2007; and February 15, 2008. The corresponding dates for receipt of full applications are March 15, 2006; November 15, 2006; March 15, 2007; November 15, 2007; and March 15, 2008. This program will expire on March 16, 2008.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers support for dissertation awards in all areas of research within the Institute's mandate to increase the diversity of the research workforce on aging. This PAR will use the NIH R36 dissertation award mechanism.

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Program Number: 82182
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Sponsor: American Academy of Neurology
Title: sanofi-aventis Minority Scholars Program
Contact: Rachel King
Tel: 651-695-2806
Email: rking@aan.com
Full Program: http://www.aan.com/professionals/awards/scientific/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.info&id=25
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The Minority Scholars Program was established to promote diversity in the field of neurology. The program provides minority medical students the opportunity to learn more about careers in neurology and neuroscience.

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Program Number: 81526
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Sponsor: National Library of Medicine/NIH/DHHS
Title: NLM Grants for Scholarly Works in Biomedicine and Health
Contact: Dr. Hua-Chuan Sim
Tel: 301-496-4523
Email: simh@mail.nih.gov
Full Program: http://grants1.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-05-025.html
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,3/1/2006,6/1/2006,7/1/2006,10/1/2006,11/1/2006,2/1/2007,3/1/2007,6/1/2007,7/1/2007,10/1/2007,11/1/2007
Deadline Note:
The deadline for receipt of new applications are February 1, June 1, and October 1 annually. The deadlines for receipt of revised applications are March 1, July 1, and November 1 annually. This program will expire on January 3, 2008.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers support for the preparation of book-length manuscripts and other scholarly works of value to U.S. health professionals, public health officials, biomedical researchers, and historians of the health sciences. Grants are awarded for major critical reviews, state-of-the-art summaries, historical studies, and other useful organizations of knowledge in clinical medicine, public health, biomedical research, and the informatics/information sciences relating to them. The scholarly work may be prepared for publication in print or non-print media, or both. This PAR will use the G13 award mechanism.

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Program Number: 81053
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Sponsor: National Institute for Occupational Safety & Health/CDC/DHHS
Title: NIOSH Support for Conferences and Scientific Meetings (R13/U13)
Contact: Susan B. Board, M.S., Scientific Program Administrator
Tel: 404-498-2512
Email: sboard@cdc.gov
Full Program: http://grants1.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-06-014.html
Deadlines: 3/1/2006,4/15/2006,7/1/2006,8/15/2006,11/1/2006,12/15/2006,3/1/2007,4/15/2007,7/1/2007,8/15/2007,11/1/2007,12/15/2007
Deadline Note:
The deadlines for receipt of optional letters of intent are November 1, March 1, and July 1, annually. The corresponding deadlines for receipt of full applications are April 15, August 15, and December 15, annually. This program will expire on December 16, 2007.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers support for conferences and scientific meetings which support the mission of the sponsor. This PA will use the conference grant (R13) and conference cooperative agreement (U13) award mechanisms.

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Program Number: 80954
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Sponsor: Pauling (Linus) Institute
Title: Linus Pauling Institute Prize for Health Research
Contact: Barbara McVicar
Tel: 541-737-5075
Email: lpi@oregonstate.edu
Full Program: http://lpi.oregonstate.edu/prize.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
This international award is intended to encourage and recognize excellence in the field of nutrition and health, and consists of a medal and $50,000.

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Program Number: 80907
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Sponsor: Kroc (Joan B.) Institute for International Peace Studies
Title: Visiting Fellows Program
Contact: Dr. Martha Merritt, Associate Director
Tel: 574-631-6970
Email: mmerritt@nd.edu
Full Program: http://kroc.nd.edu/visiting_fellows/visfell0708.shtml
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The Kroc Institute brings together outstanding scholars to conduct research in peace studies, broadly defined. Themes include the peacemaking role of international norms, policies, and institutions; the psychology of violence; and the quest for social, economic and environmental justice.

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Program Number: 80577
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Sponsor: American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery, Inc.
Title: Grants for Engineering Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Fellows
Contact:
Tel: 715-845-9283
Email: information@aslms.org
Website: http://www.aslms.org/forms/travel_grant_form.html
Full Program: http://www.aslms.org/grants/engineering.html
Deadlines: 11/6/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for the attendance of a number of graduate students and postdoctoral fellows in the fields of biomedical optics and engineering at the 2007 American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery (ASLMS) Annual Meeting.

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Program Number: 79062
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Sponsor: Alzheimer's Research Trust
Title: Pilot Project Grants
Contact: Professor Simon Lovestone
Tel: 0207 848 0239
Email: s.lovestone@iop.kcl.ac.uk
Website: http://www.alzheimers-research.org.uk/intra/grants.asp
Full Program: http://www.alzheimers-research.org.uk/Upload/docs/ART%20Pilot%20Project%20grant%202007A%20guidelines.doc
Deadlines: 11/3/2006
Deadline Note:
Applications are considered twice per year. The target date for applications received by Friday 3rd November 2006 to be awarded is March 2007.
Professor Lovestone in the first instance, or Professors Lantos or Lieberman, may be contacted by prospective applicants who wish to raise research related questions or to discuss the Trust's strategy in relation to their applications: Professor P Lantos, peter.lantos@btinternet.com, Professor A R Lieberman, ucgarol@ucl.ac.uk
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor invites proposals for funding for minor but original projects for treatment or prevention for Alzheimer's and other dementias which are unsuitable for full project grant funding but capable of providing new and important information, or for technical development projects for which funding is difficult to obtain.

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Program Number: 77008
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Sponsor: American Academy of Audiology
Title: New Investigator Research Award
Contact:
Tel: 800-222-2336
Email: jchappell@audiology.org
Website: http://www.audiology.org/NR/rdonlyres/4E49A9E1-2FE6-4897-8F93-A7D1BFB8C725/0/NI_app.pdf
Full Program: http://www.audiology.org/academiaresearch/Research/Awardprograms/default.htm?PF=1
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for basic and applied research in hearing and balance. The award is intended to support young investigators, who have completed their formal academic training and are ready to begin independent research. Applicants must be members of the sponsor's organization.

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Program Number: 76757
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Sponsor: Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome Association Of America
Title: Research Grants Program
Contact:
Tel: 203-877-3790
Email: info@rsds.org
Full Program: http://www.rsds.org/3/research/rsdsa_revised_research_guidelilnes.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor awards funding to to support clinical research and basic research activities in pain. The sponsor supports basic or clinical research that is directly related to improving our understanding of the epidemiology, natural history, mechanisms, diagnosis, and treatment of RSD/CRPS Type 1.

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Program Number: 76709
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Sponsor: Society for Vascular Nursing
Title: Vascular Nursing Research Grant
Contact:
Tel: 888-536-4786
Email: svn@puetzamc.com
Website: http://www.svnnet.org
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides funding for educational projects and research conducted by SVN members. The project/research must be in the field of vascular nursing.

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Program Number: 76109
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Sponsor: American Skin Association
Title: Research Achievement Awards
Contact:
Tel: 212-889-4858
Email: info@americanskin.org
Full Program: http://www.americanskin.org/pdf/2006RAA.pdf
Deadlines: 11/13/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor honors physicians/scientists for meritous contributions to cutaneous biology and medicine. Presentation of an honorarium and a scroll will be made to each recipient at the annual meeting of The Society for Investigative Dermatology in year 2007.

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Program Number: 75992
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Sponsor: National Niemann-Pick Disease Foundation, Inc.
Title: Post-Doctoral Fellowships
Contact: Janet Ward Pease, Director of Research
Tel: 504-486-6933
Email: janet@wardpease.com
Full Program: http://www.nnpdf.org/fellappl.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor has established a two-year post-doctoral fellowship for work on projects that directly investigate Niemann-Pick Disease (NPD).

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Program Number: 75823
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Sponsor: American Association of Anatomists
Title: Student/Postdoctoral Fellow Education Research Poster Award
Contact:
Tel: 301-634-7910
Email: exec@anatomy.org
Website: http://www.anatomy.org/Awards-Grants/student_young_faculty.htm
Full Program: http://www.anatomy.org/Files/public/STA_app_2007.pdf
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
The deadline to submit an abstract to the sponsor's annual meeting is November 8, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support to encourage participation in the sponsor's annual meeting at Experimental Biology (EB). Eligible applicants must be members of the sponsor's organization (2007 dues paid by abstract submission deadline), and must be first or last author and presenter at the sponsor's EB 2007 conference.

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Program Number: 75485
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Sponsor: Society for Academic Emergency Medicine
Title: Institutional Research Training Grant
Contact:
Tel: 517-485-5484
Email: saem@saem.org
Full Program: http://www.saem.org/awards/03resegrnt.htm
Deadlines: 11/3/2006
SYNOPSIS:
This grant provides financial support of $75,000 per year for two years for an academic emergency medicine program to train a research fellow. The sponsoring program must demonstrate an excellent research training environment with a qualified mentor and specific area of research emphasis. The training for the fellow may include a formal research education program or advanced degree. It is expected that the fellow who is selected by the applying program will dedicate full time effort to research, and will complete a research project. The goal of this grant is to help establish a departmental culture in emergency medicine programs that will continue to support advanced research training for emergency medicine residency graduates.

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Program Number: 74433
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Sponsor: American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
Title: O'Donoghue Sports Injury Research Award
Contact:
Tel: 847-292-4900
Email: bart@aossm.org
Full Program: http://www.sportsmed.org/research/grantapps.asp
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
This award is given to the best overall paper which deals with clinical based research or human in-vivo research.

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Program Number: 74432
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Sponsor: American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
Title: Excellence in Research Award
Contact:
Tel: 847-292-4900
Email: bart@aossm.org
Full Program: http://www.sportsmed.org/research/grantapps.asp
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
This award is given to the best paper submitted in any category to the Awards Committee with a primary author under the age of forty at the time of the Annual Meeting. The award consists of $1,000 to the principal investigator and $1,500 to the sponsoring institution.

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Program Number: 74431
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Sponsor: American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
Title: Cabaud Memorial Award
Contact:
Tel: 847-292-4900
Email: bart@aossm.org
Full Program: http://www.sportsmed.org/research/grantapps.asp
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
This award is given to the best paper submitted concerning hard or soft tissue biology, in-vitro research, laboratory or "bench-type" research, or in-vivo animal research.

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Program Number: 73775
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Sponsor: Cancer Treatment Research Foundation
Title: Clinical Investigation Grant Program
Contact:
Tel: 847-342-7450
Email: lois.conklin@ctrf.org
Full Program: http://www.ctrf.org/grantapp.cfm
Deadlines: 11/10/2006,2/19/2007,6/15/2007,8/27/2007
Deadline Note:
Applications can be submitted at any time and must be received electronically. Preliminary applications that are received after the dates below will be reviewed for the next application period. The latest dates for preliminary application submission are: November 10, 2006, February 19, 2007, June 15, 2007 and August 27, 2007.
SYNOPSIS:
The goal of the program is to stimulate innovative research relevant to cancer therapy (e.g., new agents, immunotherapy, biological response modifiers, gene therapy), clinical nutrition, quality of life and cancer integrative medicine. The sponsor supports innovative clinical research in Conventional as well as Integrative therapies.

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Program Number: 73498
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Sponsor: Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Title: Clinical Fellowships--Gastroenterology
Contact: Dr. Arnold Markowitz
Tel: 212-639-8286
Email: summersa@mskcc.org
Full Program: http://www.mskcc.org/mskcc/html/69073.cfm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers a three-year Gastroenterology Fellowship Training Program that combines an outstanding experience in patient care and education. The fellowship also provides clinical and basic research opportunities. Two positions will be available.

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Program Number: 72018
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Sponsor: Association of Perioperative Registered Nurses
Title: Research Grants
Contact: Leslie Durgin
Tel: 800-755-2676 x230
Website: http://www.aorn.org/research/pdf/Researchgrant.pdf
Full Program: http://www.aorn.org/research/grantguidelines.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for research conducted by nurses interested in developing their expertise as they progress through professional nursing educational programs and obtain research experience. Applicants must be members of the sponsor's organization.

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Program Number: 71974
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Sponsor: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention/DHHS
Title: Public Health Conference Support Grant Program
Contact: Sharon Robertson, Grants Management Specialist
Tel: 770-488-2748
Email: SRobertson1@cdc.gov
Full Program: http://www.cdc.gov/od/pgo/funding/05031-A2.htm
Deadlines: 11/9/2006,12/11/2006,2/2/2007,3/5/2007
Deadline Note:
The sponsor requests, but does not require, submission of a letter of intent for this program.
For Cycle A, the letter of intent is due by November 9, 2006. The application deadline is December 11, 2006.
For Cycle B, the letter of intent is due by February 2, 2007. The application deadline is March 5, 2007.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides partial support for specific non-federal conferences in the areas of health promotion and disease prevention information and education programs, and applied research.
Measurable outcomes of the conferences supported under this program announcement should be in alignment with one or more of the following goals and/or performance measures:
National Center of Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities (NCBDDD) -- Priority 1: Develop and implement comprehensive research-to-practice initiatives that promote early identification, referral, and intervention for prioritized health conditions; Priority 2: Identify major new factors leading to healthy birth outcomes; Priority 3: Conduct research on the natural history of secondary conditions throughout the lifespan to identify promising interventions; Priority 4: Develop and implement a comprehensive research-to-practice initiative designed to promote preconception care services; and Priority 5: Promote evidence-based strategies for optimal child development.
National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (NCCDPHP) -- Goal 1: Increase early detection of breast and cervical cancer by building nationwide programs in breast and cervical cancer prevention, especially among high-risk, underserved women; Goal 2: Expand community-based breast and cervical cancer screening and diagnostic services to low income, medically underserved women. For women diagnosed with cancer or pre-cancer, ensure access to treatment services; Goal 3: Reduce cigarette smoking among youth; Goal 4: Support prevention research to develop sustainable and transferable community-based behavioral interventions; Goal 5: Increase the capacity of state cardiovascular health programs to address prevention of cardiovascular disease at the community level; Goal 6: Reduce death and disability due to heart disease and stroke and eliminate disparities; Goal 7: Increase the capacity of state diabetes control programs to address the prevention of diabetes and its complications at the community level; Goal 8: Improve the quality of state-based cancer registries; Goal 9: Help states monitor the prevalence of major behavioral risks associated with premature morbidity and mortality in adults to improve the planning, implementation, and evaluation of health promotion and disease prevention programs; and Goal 10: Decrease levels of obesity, or reduce the rate of growth of obesity, in communities through nutrition and physical interventions.
National Center for Environmental Health (NCEH) -- Goal 1: Determine human health effects associated with environmental exposures; Goal 2: Prevent or reduce illnesses, injury, and death related to environmental risk factors; Goal 3: Build and enhance effective partnerships to improve environmental health capacity; and Goal 4: Promote effective and efficient NCEH management.
National Center for Injury Prevention and Control (NCIPC) -- Goal 1: Reduce the risk of youth violence; Goal 2: Reduce violence against women; Goal 3: Enhance the capacity of states to implement effective rape prevention and education programs; Goal 4: Reduce the number and severity of head injuries in CDC funded projects by increasing bicycle helmet use;
Goal 5: Improve the timelines and quality of data used to determine the medical and social impact of traumatic brain injury; Goal 6: Reduce the incidence of residential fire-related injuries and deaths by increasing functional smoke alarms on every habitable floor; Goal 7: Increase external input on the research priorities, policies, and procedures related to the extramural research supported by CDC; Goal 8: Provide online access to injury prevention data; and Goal 9: Improve the uniformity, quality, and accessibility of emergency department data for public health surveillance in several states; ultimately developing the capacity to improve data in all states through development of guidelines, recommendations, or technical assistance.
National Center for Health Marketing (NCHM) -- Goal 1. Ensure that CDC has the necessary data about its customers to develop health marketing and communication interventions products, and programs that address customers' health information needs; Goal 2. Ensure that CDC employs innovative and rigorous strategies for reaching its customers based on health marketing and communication research; Goal 3. Provide value-added health marketing and communication support to ensure that the best available health information is rapidly and reliably disseminated and adopted as effective practice and policy; Goal 4. Ensure efficient, integrated use of CDC functions that contribute to the creation, delivery, and communication of health information and products, with a focus on those that eliminate health disparities; Goal 5. Ensure that CDC's customers have effective, real-time access to needed health and safety information through appropriate health information dissemination channels; Goal 6. Produce science-based health messages that are accessible, understandable, and relevant to intended audiences by incorporating health literacy, cultural communication, and language factors; Goal 7. Facilitate two-way communication and engagement with CDC and its traditional and emerging partners, including national and international public heath system partners, public sector partners, and private sector partners; Goal 8. Enhance the capacity of CDC and its national and international partners to rapidly and accurately communicate critical information about infectious, occupational, environmental, and terrorist threats; monitor the health of communities; and assist in the detection of emerging public health problems; Goal 9. Promote and facilitate health marketing and communication efforts to measure progress toward agency goals and evaluate the impact of agency programs; and Goal 10. Ensure the development of public health marketing and communication professionals and researchers via CDC-supported training programs.
Office of the Chief of Public Health Practice (OCPHP) -- Public Health Law Program: Goal 1: Develop the legal preparedness of the public health system to address terrorism and other national public health priorities;
Goal 2: Improve the understanding and use of law as a public health tool; and Goal 3: Establish robust partnerships to join public health practitioners with partners in key law-related sectors, such as elected officials and the legal and law enforcement communities.
Office of Global Health (OGH) -- Goal 1: To strengthen global capacity to detect, investigate, and monitor disease and injury, as well as their causes, and to respond appropriately to problems as they are identified;
Goal 2: To work with countries to establish and maintain effective public health systems, including trained workforces, and collection and use of essential information for effective public health policies and programs; Goal 3: To collaborate with countries and other international partners in developing, implementing, and evaluating prevention and control strategies to address important public health problems; Goal 4: To assist countries and other global partners to conduct applied research that will provide new information needed to improve the effectiveness of global public health policies and programs; and Goal 5: To promote the free flow of accurate technical information on global health problems and to share lessons learned in their control and prevention.

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Program Number: 71960
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Sponsor: French (John Douglas) Alzheimer's Foundation
Title: French Foundation Fellowship
Contact: Gwen Waggoner, Director of Research Administration
Tel: 310-445-4656
Email: gwen@jdfaf.org
Full Program: http://www.jdfaf.org/research_funding.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides seed money for the development of young scientists with demonstrated promise for a research career in Alzheimer's disease.

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Program Number: 71739
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Sponsor: Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society
Title: Advanced Education Scholarship Program
Contact:
Tel: 888-224-9626
Email: wocn_info@wocn.org
Full Program: http://www.wocn.org/education/scholarship/pdf/edu_aep.pdf
Deadlines: 5/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
Scholarships are awarded to deserving individuals committed to working within the wound, ostomy and continence nursing specialty.

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Program Number: 71696
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Sponsor: American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition
Title: Dudrick Research Scholar Award
Contact: Kandra Strauss-Riggs
Tel: 301-920-9145
Email: kandras@aspen.nutr.org
Full Program: http://www.nutritioncare.org/research/awards.html#Dudrick
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides an award to recognize and support an investigator who has shown significant achievements in nutrition support, p>

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Program Number: 71671
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Sponsor: Foundation for Child Development
Title: Changing Faces of America's Children Young Scholars Program
Contact:
Tel: 212-213-8337
Email: nac@fcd-us.org
Full Program: http://www.fcd-us.org/ourwork/y-how.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides approximately three to four fellowships of up to $150,000 each over a maximum period of three-years to study issues affecting the development of young immigrant children in the United States.

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Program Number: 71565
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Sponsor: American Society for Investigative Pathology
Title: Minority Trainee Travel Awards
Contact:
Tel: 301-634-7130
Email: asip@asip.org
Full Program: http://www.asip.org/awds/min.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
To promote the entry of under-represented minority scientists and minority-serving institutions into the mainstream of the basic science community and to encourage the participation of young investigative pathologists in the Annual Meeting, the sponsor is offering a limited number of Minority Travel Awards of up to $1,350 each to offset travel expenses to the Annual Meeting.

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Program Number: 71564
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Sponsor: American Society for Investigative Pathology
Title: Trainee Travel Awards
Contact:
Tel: 301-634-7130
Email: asip@asip.org
Full Program: http://www.asip.org/awds/trainee.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides an award to promote the entry of young scientists into the mainstream of the basic science community and to encourage the participation of young investigative pathologists in the Annual Meeting. The sponsor is awarding a limited number of Trainee Travel Awards of $500 each to offset travel expenses to the Experimental Biology 2007 Meeting.

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Program Number: 71563
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Sponsor: American Society for Investigative Pathology
Title: Experimental Pathologist-in-Training Award (EPIT) and Merit Awards
Contact:
Tel: 301-634-7130
Email: asip@asip.org
Full Program: http://www.asip.org/awds/epit.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
An award is presented to those individuals who have excelled in their investigative efforts as trainees in studying mechanisms of disease.

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Program Number: 71518
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Sponsor: Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses
Title: Johnson & Johnson Marshall Klaus Mother Baby Nursing Award
Contact: Terri Mitchell, MBA, Research Program Coordinator
Tel: 202-261-2431
Email: ResearchPrograms@awhonn.org
Full Program: http://www.awhonn.org/awhonn/?pg=0-874-2240
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor awards grants to researchers who will investigate variables relevant to women's health, obstetric, and neonatal nursing. Studies that are clinically relevant and outcome-based are a priority. An award of $5,000 is granted for studies in maternal-child care. Applicants must be members of the sponsor's organization; however, an application for membership may accompany the proposal. Grants are designed for novice researchers, serving first-time efforts or beginning development of a program of research.

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Program Number: 71506
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Sponsor: Protein Society
Title: Hans Neurath Award
Contact: Cynthia Yablonski, Executive Officer
Tel: 301-634-7277
Email: cyablonski@proteinsociety.org
Full Program: http://www.proteinsociety.org/pages/page03c.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides an award which recognizes an individual who has made a recent contribution of unusual merit to basic research in the field of protein science, including but not restricted to the chemistry, design, folding, structure, or biological function of proteins.

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Program Number: 71504
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Sponsor: Protein Society
Title: Christian B. Anfinsen Award
Contact: Cynthia Yablonski, Executive Officer
Tel: 301-634-7277
Email: cyablonski@proteinsociety.org
Full Program: http://www.proteinsociety.org/pages/page03c.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides an award to recognize significant technical achievements in the field of protein science.

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Program Number: 71503
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Sponsor: Protein Society
Title: Emil Thomas Kaiser Award
Contact: Cynthia Yablonski, Executive Officer
Tel: 301-634-7277
Email: cyablonski@proteinsociety.org
Full Program: http://www.proteinsociety.org/pages/page03c.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides an award to recognize a recent, highly significant contribution in applying chemistry to the study of proteins.

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Program Number: 71501
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Sponsor: Protein Society
Title: Irving Sigal Young Investigator Award
Contact: Cynthia Yablonski, Executive Officer
Tel: 301-634-7277
Email: cyablonski@proteinsociety.org
Full Program: http://www.proteinsociety.org/pages/page03c.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides an award to recognize an important contribution to the study of proteins by a scientist who is at an early stage of an independent career.

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Program Number: 71500
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Sponsor: Protein Society
Title: Stein and Moore Award
Contact: Cindy A. Yablonski
Tel: 301-634-7277
Email: cyablonski@proteinsociety.org
Full Program: http://www.proteinsociety.org/pages/page03c.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
This award recognizes contributions at the highest level to the study of proteins. The awardee will be honored at the 21st Annual Symposium of The Protein Society, July 21-25, 2007 in Boston, Massachusetts.

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Program Number: 71476
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Sponsor: American Society of Safety Engineers
Title: Research Grant Program
Contact: Mary Goranson, Foundation Manager
Tel: 847-699-2929
Email: mgoranson@asse.org
Full Program: http://www.asse.org/format_frames_main2.asp?bannerframe2=asse_foundation_banner.html&mainframe2=founproreq.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor awards a research grant to a safety & health researcher(s) to conduct applied research that would enhance management performance in reducing injuries and illness in the workplace. One award up to $20,000 will be funded.

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Program Number: 71454
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Sponsor: American Society of Nephrology
Title: M. James Scherbenske Grant
Contact: Susan Owens
Tel: 202-659-0599
Email: sowens@asn-online.org
Full Program: http://www.asn-online.org/grants_and_funding/Scherbenske-Grant.aspx
Deadlines: 11/15/2006,3/15/2007
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides bridge funding for investigators from RO1 to RO1 whose application was scored, but not funded. The award is $100,000 for one year.

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Program Number: 71246
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Sponsor: Neuroscience Nursing Foundation
Title: Travel Grants
Contact:
Tel: 888-557-2266
Email: info@aann.org
Website: http://www.aann.org/nnf/docs/travel.doc
Full Program: http://www.aann.org/nnf/index.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor will award $1,000 travel grants to its members to help them attend its annual meeting.

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Program Number: 71244
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Sponsor: Neuroscience Nursing Foundation
Title: Research Grants
Contact:
Tel: 888-557-2266
Email: info@aann.org
Website: http://www.aann.org/nnf/docs/applctn.doc
Full Program: http://www.aann.org/nnf/index.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for research in the field of neuroscience. The principal investigator must be a registered nurse.

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Program Number: 71222
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Sponsor: American Association of Nurse Anesthetists
Title: General Research Grant
Contact: Davonna Thomas
Tel: 847-655-1171
Email: Dthomas@aana.com
Full Program: http://www.aana.com/uploadedFiles/Professional_Development/AANA_Foundation/Applications/crna_res_grants050205.pdf
Deadlines: 11/15/2006,4/15/2007
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support to CRNAs who seek funding to conduct proposed research related to anesthesia.

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Program Number: 71199
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Sponsor: American Association of Anatomists
Title: Young Faculty Travel Award
Contact:
Tel: 301-634-7910
Email: exec@anatomy.org
Website: http://www.anatomy.org/Awards-Grants/student_young_faculty.htm
Full Program: http://www.anatomy.org/Files/public/STA_app_2007.pdf
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
The deadline to submit an abstract for the sponsor's annual meeting is November 8, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support to encourage participation in the sponsor's annual meeting at Experimental Biology (EB). Eligible applicants must be members of the sponsor's organization (2007 dues paid by abstract submission deadline), and must be first author and presenter at the sponsor's Experimental Biology (EB) 2007 conference.

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Program Number: 71198
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Sponsor: American Association of Anatomists
Title: Postdoctoral Fellow Poster Presentation Award
Contact:
Tel: 301-634-7910
Email: exec@anatomy.org
Website: http://www.anatomy.org/Files/public/STA_app_2007.pdf
Full Program: http://www.anatomy.org/Awards-Grants/student_young_faculty.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
The deadline to submit an abstract for the sponsor's annual meeting is November 8, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support to encourage participation in the sponsor's annual meeting at Experimental Biology (EB). Eligible applicants must be members of the sponsor's organization (2007 dues paid by abstract submission deadline), and must be first author and presenter at the sponsor's Experimental Biology (EB) 2007 conference.

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Program Number: 71195
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Sponsor: American Association of Anatomists
Title: Presley-Zeiss Postdoctoral Fellow Platform Presentation Award
Contact:
Tel: 301-634-7910
Email: exec@anatomy.org
Website: http://www.anatomy.org/Files/public/STA_app_2007.pdf
Full Program: http://www.anatomy.org/Awards-Grants/student_young_faculty.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
The deadline to submit an abstract for the sponsor's annual meeting is November 8, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support to encourage participation in the sponsor's annual meeting at Experimental Biology (EB). Eligible applicants must be members of the sponsor's organization (2007 dues paid by abstract submission deadline), and must be first author and presenter at the sponsor's Experimental Biology (EB) 2007 conference.

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Program Number: 71188
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Sponsor: American Association of Anatomists
Title: Student/Postdoctoral Travel Awards
Contact:
Tel: 301-634-7910
Email: exec@anatomy.org
Website: http://www.anatomy.org/Files/public/STA_app_2007.pdf
Full Program: http://www.anatomy.org/Awards-Grants/student_young_faculty.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
Abstracts for the sponsor's annual meeting must be submitted by November 8, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support to encourage participation in its annual meeting at Experimental Biology (EB). Eligible applicants must be members of the sponsor's organization (2007 dues paid by abstract submission deadline), and must be first author and presenter at the sponsor's EB 2007 meeting.

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Program Number: 70927
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Sponsor: Society of Teachers of Family Medicine
Title: Research Paper Award
Contact: Kay Frank
Tel: 800-274-2237, x5402
Email: kfrank@stfm.org
Full Program: http://www.stfm.org/awards/research.html
Deadlines: 11/10/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The award recognizes the best research paper published by an member of the sponsor's organization in a peer-reviewed journal during the selected year.

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Program Number: 70923
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Sponsor: Society of Teachers of Family Medicine
Title: Curtis G. Hames Research Award
Contact: Kay Frank
Tel: 800-274-2237
Email: kfrank@stfm.org
Full Program: http://www.stfm.org/awards/hames.html
Deadlines: 11/10/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The award is intended to honor those individuals whose careers over the years exemplify dedication to research in family medicine.

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Program Number: 70560
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Sponsor: Osteogenesis Imperfecta Foundation, Inc.
Title: Clinical Seed Grants
Contact:
Tel: 301-947-0083
Email: bonelink@oif.org
Full Program: http://www.oif.org/site/DocServer/06APPLIC.pdf?docID=3341
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for clinical studies with relevance to Osteogenesis Imperfecta (OI).

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Program Number: 70501
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Sponsor: American Group Psychotherapy Association Foundation
Title: Research Grants
Contact:
Tel: 212-477-2677
Email: info@agpa.org
Full Program: http://www.agpa.org/stdnt/resgrantapp.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for group psychotherapy research that focuses on one of five clinical populations: children, the elderly, the chronic mentally ill, substance abusers and significantly ill patients with marked functional impairment.

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Program Number: 70352
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Program--FAA/Civil Aerospace Medical Institute
Contact:
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/vwLabInformation/C3156775FC46968C85256C22004A6729?OpenDocument&31~CAMI
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in U.S. academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. Awards of up to one year are available. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 70132
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Sponsor: American Academy of Neurology
Title: Harold Wolff-John Graham Award: An Award for Headache/Facial Pain Research
Contact: Mary Cress
Tel: 651-695-2754
Email: mcress@aan.com
Full Program: http://www.aan.com/professionals/awards/scientific/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.info&id=5
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
This award recognizes individuals who have submitted research results in the field of headache and facial pain. The winner will receive a certificate of recognition and $500.

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Program Number: 70130
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Sponsor: American Academy of Neurology
Title: Lawrence C. McHenry: An Award for the History of Neurology
Contact: Bridget Farley
Tel: 651-695-2703
Email: bfarley@aan.com
Full Program: http://www.aan.com/professionals/awards/scientific/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.info&id=6
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides an award to recognize excellence in research in the history of neurology. The nominee will receive a certificate of recognition and complimentary registration for the 59th Annual Meeting.

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Program Number: 70109
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Sponsor: Medical Library Association
Title: Donald A.B. Lindberg Research Fellowship
Contact:
Tel: 312-419-9094, x28
Email: mlapd2@mlahq.org
Website: http://www.mlanet.org/pdf/grants/lindberg_submission_20060711.pdf
Full Program: http://www.mlanet.org/awards/grants/lindberg.html
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for individuals whose research will extend the underlying knowledge base of health sciences information management or enhance the practice of the information professions, particularly health sciences librarianship. Fellows must be citizens or permanent residents of the United States, or have been lawfully admitted for permanent residence at the time of appointment. The award is not restricted to disbursement in a single year and funding may be disbursed over a period of up to five years depending on the needs of the research fellow.

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Program Number: 70016
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Sponsor: Saint Luke's Foundation of Cleveland
Title: Grants Program
Contact: Leah Gary
Tel: 216-431-8010
Email: lgary@saintlukesfoundation.org
Full Program: http://www.saintlukesfoundation.org/guidelines4.asp
Deadlines: 11/1/2006,2/1/2007,5/1/2007,8/1/2007
Deadline Note:
Applicants must submit a letter of intent by one of the following deadlines: November 1, 2006; February 1, 2007; May 1, 2007; and August 1, 2007. The sponsor will invite selected applicants to submit a full proposal. If invited, deadlines for full proposals are January 2, 2007; March 30, 2007; June 29, 2007; and October 1, 2007.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor seeks to provide leadership and support for the improvement and transformation of the health and well being of individuals, families and communities of Greater Cleveland.

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Program Number: 69718
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Sponsor: Gold (Arnold P.) Foundation for Humanism in Medicine
Title: Grants Program
Contact: Ann Bruder, Director of Programs
Tel: 201-567-7999
Email: abruder@gold-foundation.org
Full Program: http://humanism-in-medicine.org/cgi-bin/htmlos.cgi/01579.1.5021509067320735682
Deadlines: 5/13/2006,8/12/2006,11/4/2006
Deadline Note:
All applicants must submit a letter of inquiry. Letters of inquiry are accepted at any time. Selected applicants will be invited to submit a full proposal. Deadlines for full proposals are May 13, August 12, or November 4.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides financial support to programs and projects which encourage more compassionate and relationship-centered healthcare.

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Program Number: 68813
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Sponsor: Limited Brands
Title: Grants Program
Contact:
Tel: 614-415-6400
Email: GetInvolved@Limitedbrands.com
Full Program: http://www.limitedbrands.com/social_responsibility/community/support.jsp
Deadlines: 11/1/2006,3/1/2007,7/1/2007
Deadline Note:
Grant applications must be received by November 1 for Cycle A; March 1 for Cycle B; or July 1 for Cycle C.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides monetary and in-kind support to 501(c)(3) organizations that fit within the sponsor's philanthropic focus. Priority is given to projects that: have a Limited Brands Associate involved as a board member, committee member, long-time volunteer or active partner; meet identified needs in the community; come from organizations that exhibit strong fiscal management and board commitment; encourage and explore community partnerships and leverage additional support; and provide opportunities for possible involvement of our associates.

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Program Number: 68728
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Sponsor: National Niemann-Pick Disease Foundation, Inc.
Title: Research Grants
Contact: Janet Ward Pease
Tel: 504-486-6933
Email: janet@wardpease.com
Full Program: http://www.nnpdf.org/grntappl.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor funds projects that directly investigate Niemann-Pick Disease (NPD). Research Grants of up to $100,000 per year are funded for two years to investigators who are studying either basic mechanisms or treatment approaches of direct relevance to NPD.

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Program Number: 68725
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Sponsor: National Niemann-Pick Disease Foundation, Inc.
Title: Pilot Studies
Contact: Janet Ward Pease
Tel: 504-486-6933
Email: janet@wardpease.com
Full Program: http://www.nnpdf.org/grntappl.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor funds projects that directly investigate Niemann-Pick Disease (NPD). Pilot Studies of up to $50,000 per year are funded for one year for researchers who are new to the NPD field or established NPD investigators who wish to test an innovative idea.

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Program Number: 68713
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Sponsor: Woods (Tiger) Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact:
Tel: 714-816-1806
Full Program: http://www.twfound.org/grants/default.sps?itype=7609
Deadlines: 11/1/2006,2/1/2007,5/1/2007,8/1/2007
Deadline Note:
There are four grant cycles per year, and grants are awarded every quarter. If an applicant submits a grant application after one cycle has closed, the application will be considered during the next cycle.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor focuses on providing opportunities to children who are underserved, in the areas of: education; and youth development.

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Program Number: 68693
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Sponsor: BoatU.S. Foundation for Boating Safety and Clean Water
Title: Boating Safety Grants Program
Contact: Grant Administrator
Tel: 703-461-2878, x8356
Email: boatingsafety@boatus.com
Website: http://www.boatus.com/foundation/Grants/index.htm
Full Program: http://test.boatus.org/BoatSafety.asp
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor makes grants of up to $4,000 available to nonprofit, tax-exempt organizations for projects promoting boating safety at the local level.

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Program Number: 68665
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Sponsor: Stocker Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact: Melanie R. Wilson, Grants and Office Manager
Tel: 440-246-5719
Email: mwilson@stockerfoundation.org
Full Program: http://www.stockerfoundation.org/apply.html
Deadlines: 3/3/2006,6/30/2006,11/3/2006
Deadline Note:
Any organization that has not previously submitted a proposal to the sponsor, has received a declination in the past year, or has not yet received IRS tax-exemption status, must first submit a letter of inquiry to the sponsor a minimum of six weeks before the submission deadline. Lettrs of inquiry are due March 3, 2006; June 30, 2006; and November 3, 2006. Full proposals are due April 15, 2006; August 15, 2006; and December 15, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides financial assistance to tax-exempt organizations for programs in the fields of: arts and culture; community needs; education; health; social services; and women's issues. The sponsor's grantmaking is restricted by geography. Currently eligible are the communities located in Lorain County, Ohio; Pima County, Arizona; San Fransisco County, California; Bernalillo and Dona Ana Counties, New Mexico; and King County, Washington.

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Program Number: 68657
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Sponsor: Society for Academic Emergency Medicine
Title: Scholarly Sabbatical Grant
Contact:
Tel: 517-485-5484
Email: saem@saem.org
Full Program: http://www.saem.org/awards/sabbatic.htm
Deadlines: 11/3/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers a sabbatical grant to provide the opportunity for an individual to learn unique research or educational methods or procedures which require day-to-day, in-depth training under the direct supervision of a knowledgeable mentor. The award will provide up to $60,000 annually.

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Program Number: 68571
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Sponsor: Stranahan Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact: Pam Roberts, Grants Manager
Tel: 419-882-5575
Email: proberts@stranahanfoundation.org
Full Program: http://stranahanfoundation.org/procedures.php
Deadlines: 3/1/2006,7/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor seeks to improve the quality of people´s lives through supporting organizatons that give people the tools to become educated, healthy, self-reliant and contributing members of society.

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Program Number: 68485
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Sponsor: Reuter Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact: Bob Reuter
Tel: 216-961-1141
Email: mail@ReuterFdn.org
Full Program: http://www.reuterfdn.org/apply.htm
Deadlines: 5/15/2006,6/15/2006,7/15/2006,8/15/2006,9/15/2006,10/15/2006,11/15/2006,12/15/2006,1/15/2007,2/15/2007,3/15/2007,4/15/2007
Deadline Note:
The sponsor suggests submitting a letter of inquiry prior to a full proposal. If the sponsor is interested, the applicant may submit a full proposal. Requests are evaluated every month. Requests received by the 15th of the month, will be evaluated by the 30th of the following month.
SYNOPSIS:
The majority of the sponsor's grants are made for social services to help the needy, homeless and disadvantaged in the Cleveland, Ohio and Collin County, Texas areas.

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Program Number: 68121
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Sponsor: Carver (Roy J.) Charitable Trust
Title: Grants Program
Contact: L. Beth Mumey, Secretary
Tel: 563-263-4010
Email: bmumey@carvertrust.org
Full Program: http://www.carvertrust.org/index.php?page=53
Deadlines: 8/15/2006,11/15/2006,2/15/2007,5/15/2007
Deadline Note:
Applicants should first submit a letter of inquiry. Letters of inquiry may be submitted at any time. If invited, full proposals will be due on the 15th of November, February, May and August.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor awards grants to tax-exempt organizations located in, and for projects to be conducted within, the state of Iowa and portions of Illinois, as well as to other organizations in which Mr. Carver had an interest during his lifetime. Generally speaking, the sponsor supports biomedical and scientific research, scholarships, and programs addressing the educational and recreational needs of youth.

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Program Number: 68038
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Sponsor: Carreras (Jose) International Leukaemia Foundation
Title: E.D. Thomas Fellowships
Contact: Fundación Internacional José Carreras
Tel: 34-93-414-5566
Email: fundacio@fcarreras.es
Full Program: https://www.fcarreras.org/eng/becaengbases.htm
Deadlines: 11/2/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor supports research into the diagnosis, prevention and cure of leukaemia and related hematological malignancies. Applications will be accepted for one fellowship to provide funding of US $50,000 for one year, renewable yearly for two additional years upon satisfactory performance.

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Program Number: 67816
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Sponsor: American Roentgen Ray Society
Title: Annual Scholarship Program
Contact:
Tel: 800-438-2777
Email: cme@arrs.org
Full Program: http://www.arrs.org/scriptcontent/scholarships_awards/arrs_scholar.cfm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for study in a field selected by the scholar that will enable the scholar to attain his or her professional career goal, to prepare them for positions of leadership in academic radiology. The award is for the support of young teachers, investigators and administrators. Medical schools, affiliated hospitals and clinical research institutions with interests in training and research in diagnostic radiology, nuclear medicine, ultrasonography or the basic sciences or professions fundamental to imaging techniques are invited to submit one nomination annually.

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Program Number: 67645
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Sponsor: Armstrong (Ethel Louise) Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact: Deborah Lewis, Executive Director
Tel: 626-398-8840
Email: executivedirector@ela.org
Full Program: http://www.ela.org/grants/grants.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006,5/1/2007
SYNOPSIS:
Support is provided to programs of nonprofit organizations that are led by or support adults with disabilities. The sponsor funds programs in the areas of education, advocacy, and the arts.

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Program Number: 66156
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Sponsor: American College of Surgeons
Title: Australia and New Zealand Chapter of the American College of Surgeons Travelling Fellowship
Contact: Kate Early
Tel: 312-202-5281
Email: kearly@facs.org
Website: http://www.facs.org/memberservices/anz2008app.pdf
Full Program: http://www.facs.org/memberservices/traveling.html
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides funding in the amount of $12,000 for a traveling fellowship to be conducted in Australia and New Zealand. Fellowships encourage international exchange of information concerning surgical science, practice, and education and to establish professional and academic collaborations and friendships.

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Program Number: 65733
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Sponsor: Columbus Foundation
Title: Competitive Grants
Contact:
Tel: 614-251-4000
Email: tcfinfo@columbusfoundation.org
Full Program: http://www.columbusfoundation.org/GD/_gd_templates/pages/gdPageSecondary.aspx?page=131
Deadlines: 4/7/2006,7/7/2006,9/8/2006,11/3/2006
Deadline Note:
Each program area has an individual deadline date: Health -- April 7, 2006; Social Services -- July 7, 2006; Urban Affairs -- September 8, 2006; Advancing Philanthropy and Arts and Conservation -- November 3, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
Grants are made to tax exempt organizations in the fields of conservation, education, health, social services, urban affairs, and advancing philanthropy.

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Program Number: 64994
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Sponsor: American College of Veterinary Surgeons (ACVS)
Title: Minimally Invasive Surgical Research Grant
Contact:
Tel: 301-610-2000
Email: ACVS@acvs.org
Full Program: http://www.acvs.org/ACVSFoundation/ResearchGrants/index.cfm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor awards grants of up to $15,000 for small 'stand alone' projects and pilot studies to target larger granting agencies for clinically oriented projects to evaluate minimally invasive approaches, techniques and technologies.

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Program Number: 64993
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Sponsor: American College of Veterinary Surgeons (ACVS)
Title: Diplomate Clinical Research Grants
Contact:
Tel: 301-610-2000
Email: ACVS@acvs.org
Full Program: http://www.acvs.org/ACVSFoundation/ResearchGrants/index.cfm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
Grants of up to $10,000 are awarded for 'stand alone' projects and pilot studies to target larger granting agencies to address clinically-oriented surgical problems. Only ACVS Diplomates are eligible to apply as principal investigators.

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Program Number: 64458
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Sponsor: American Academy of Neurology
Title: Sleep Science Award
Contact: Naomi Soderbeck
Tel: 651-695-2814
Email: nsoderbeck@aan.com
Full Program: http://www.aan.com/professionals/awards/scientific/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.info&id=18
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides an award of $1,500 to recognize an individual who has made significant contributions to basic or clinical research in sleep.

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Program Number: 64457
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Sponsor: American Academy of Neurology
Title: Research Award in Geriatric Neurology
Contact: Andy Halverson
Tel: 651-695-2757
Email: ahalverson@aan.com
Full Program: http://www.aan.com/professionals/awards/scientific/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.info&id=15
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
An award of $500 is given to stimulate activity and encourage research in the fields that are of interest to geriatric neurology research. The award will recognize individuals in the early stages of their careers that have made an independent contribution to geriatric neurology research.

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Program Number: 64455
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Sponsor: American Academy of Neurology
Title: Preuss Award in Clinical Neuro-Oncology
Contact: Andy Halverson
Tel: 651-695-2757
Email: ahalverson@aan.com
Full Program: http://www.aan.com/professionals/awards/scientific/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.info&id=14
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
An award of $500 recognizes young clinical investigators who have demonstrated exceptional commitment and potential in clinical neuro-oncology research.

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Program Number: 64453
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Sponsor: American Academy of Neurology
Title: Norman Geschwind Prize in Behavioral Neurology
Contact: Naomi Soderbeck
Tel: 651-695-2814
Email: nsoderbeck@aan.com
Full Program: http://www.aan.com/professionals/awards/scientific/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.info&id=12
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
A prize of $1,000 is awarded to an individual for outstanding research in the field of behavioral neurology. Applicants should have a strong desire to expand the field of behavioral neurology through research.

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Program Number: 64452
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Sponsor: American Academy of Neurology
Title: Michael S. Pessin Stroke Leadership Prize
Contact: Amanda Tourville
Tel: 651-695-2785
Email: atourville@aan.com
Full Program: http://www.aan.com/professionals/awards/scientific/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.info&id=8
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
An award is given to emerging neurologists who have a strong interest in and have demonstrated a passion for learning and expanding the field of stroke research. Applicants should have an active involvement in providing patients with the highest quality of compassionate care. The prize is $1,500.

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Program Number: 64443
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Sponsor: American Academy of Neurology
Title: Dreifuss-Penry Epilepsy Award
Contact: Kelly Piatt
Tel: 651-695-2709
Email: kpiatt@aan.com
Full Program: http://www.aan.com/professionals/awards/scientific/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.info&id=3
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides an award to recognize physicians in the early stages of their careers who have made an independent contribution to epilepsy research. Applicants must be within ten years of residency or fellowship at the time of application.

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Program Number: 63521
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Sponsor: Society for Academic Emergency Medicine
Title: Medtronic Physio-Control Fellowship in Emergency Medical Services
Contact:
Tel: 517-485-5484
Email: saem@saem.org
Full Program: http://www.saem.org/awards/03ems.htm
Deadlines: 11/3/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor awards a fellowship for a qualified emergency physician to acquire important skills and begin to develop expertise as part of an academic career with a focus in emergency medical services. It provides $60,000 for a one year fellowship for emergency medicine residency graduates at an SAEM approved fellowship training site.

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Program Number: 63518
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Sponsor: Society for Academic Emergency Medicine
Title: Research Training Grant
Contact:
Tel: 517-485-5484
Email: saem@saem.org
Full Program: http://www.saem.org/awards/research.htm
Deadlines: 11/3/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides funding to support emergency physicians for two years of concentrated training in research methods and concepts. The sponsor makes available $150,000 over a two year period as support for the research trainee.

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Program Number: 63488
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Sponsor: Retina Research Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact: Carolyn Mata
Tel: 713-797-1925
Email: carolynm@retinaresearchfnd.org
Full Program: http://www.retinaresearchfnd.org/index.html
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides funding for retina research and education programs. Priority is given to researchers in Texas and Wisconsin.

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Program Number: 62947
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Sponsor: Lalor Foundation
Title: Anna Lalor Burdick Program
Contact: Pamela Labonte Maksy, Foundation Administrator
Tel: 617-426-7080 x314
Email: pmaksy@grantsmanagement.com
Full Program: http://www.lalorfound.org/albguidelines.html
Deadlines: 5/15/2006,11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
Organizations are asked to begin the application process by submitting a concept paper. The sponsor's trustees meet twice a year, in June and December. Proposals are not normally considered out of cycle. The respective deadlines for the receipt of concept papers are May 15 and November 15, or in the case of holidays or weekends, on the next business day. Applicants whose concept papers have been approved by the trustees will be invited to submit full proposal narratives.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor seeks to educate young women about human reproduction in order to broaden and enhance their options in life. Grants range from $10,000 to $50,000.

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Program Number: 62141
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Sponsor: Burroughs Wellcome Fund
Title: Investigators in Pathogenesis of Infectious Disease
Contact: Jean Kramarik, Senior Program Associate
Tel: 919-991-5122
Email: jkramarik@bwfund.org
Website: http://www.bwfund.org/programs/infectious_disease/pathogenesis_apply.html
Full Program: http://www.bwfund.org/programs/infectious_disease/pathogenesis_background.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The Investigators in the Pathogenesis of Infectious Disease program provides opportunities for assistant professors to bring multidisciplinary approaches to the study of human infectious diseases. This award provides $400,000 over a period of five years ($80,000 per year). /p>

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Program Number: 62070
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Sponsor: United States Anti-Doping Agency
Title: Research Program
Contact: Elisha Symanski
Tel: 719-785-2023
Email: esymanski@usantidoping.org
Full Program: http://www.usantidoping.org/what/research/grants.html
Deadlines: 8/1/2006,11/1/2006,2/1/2007,5/1/2007
SYNOPSIS:
Support is provided to research institutions for research related to the deterrence of the use of performance-enhancing drugs in sports.

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Program Number: 61680
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Sponsor: American Physiological Society
Title: Lazaro J. Mandel Young Investigator Award
Contact:
Tel: 301-634-7118
Email: svadala@the-aps.org
Website: http://www.the-aps.org/awards/society/mandelapp.htm
Full Program: http://www.the-aps.org/awards/society.htm#Mandel
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
An award of $7,500 is provided to an individual demonstrating outstanding promise based on his/her research program in epithelial or renal physiology. Applications are accepted from members of APS working within the U.S. who hold an academic rank no higher than assistant professor.

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Program Number: 61677
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Sponsor: American Physiological Society
Title: Arthur C. Guyton Awards for Excellence in Integrative Physiology
Contact: Santa Vadala
Tel: 301-634-7118
Email: svadala@the-aps.org
Website: http://www.the-aps.org/awards/society/guytonapp.htm
Full Program: http://www.the-aps.org/awards/society.htm#Guyton
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
An award in the amount of $15,000 is provided to an independent investigator with an academic rank no higher than assistant professor, who is pursuing research that utilizes quantitative and integrative approaches and feedback control system theory for the study of physiological functions.

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Program Number: 60532
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Sponsor: Beldon Fund
Title: Grants Program
Contact:
Tel: 212-616-5600
Email: info@beldon.org
Full Program: http://www.beldon.org/beldon/grant_apps/default.asp
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
The sponsor's Board of Trustees makes funding decisions three times a year at its meetings, usually in winter, spring, and fall. For consideration at the February 2007 meeting, the sponsor will accept Letters of Inquiry between September 27, 2006 and November 1, 2006. If invited, full proposals are due by December 13, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor focuses project and general support grants in two programs: Human Health and the Environment and Key States. These programs are designed to work together to achieve the vision and mission of the Fund. Proposals that work synergistically across programs are encouraged.

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Program Number: 60487
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Sponsor: Association of Operating Room Nurses, Inc.
Title: Research Grant Program
Contact: Ingrid Bendzsa
Tel: 800-755-2676 x328
Email: ibendza@aorn.org
Full Program: http://www.aorn.org/research/grantprgm.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006,4/1/2007
Deadline Note:
The application deadline for submission for the first tier of funding is April 1 of each year. The first tier of the funding is made available for specific research projects and notice of the availability of such grants is publicized in the AORN Journal, on the AORN web page, and sent to chapter presidents. Proposals for the second tier of funding may be submitted on November 1 or April 1.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor supports a two-tiered research grant program specifically designed to support the development of nurse researchers and to contribute to the scientific knowledge related to perioperative nursing practice.

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Program Number: 60274
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Sponsor: Woods Charitable Fund, Inc.
Title: Grants Program
Contact: Pam Baker
Tel: 402-436-5971
Email: pbaker@woodscharitable.org
Full Program: http://fdncenter.org/grantmaker/woods/apply.html
Deadlines: 3/1/2006,7/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Applicants should contact the sponsor prior to submitting a proposal.
SYNOPSIS:
Support is provided to tax-exempt organizations to strengthen the community by improving opportunities and life outcomes for all people in Lincoln, Nebraska.

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Program Number: 60084
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Sponsor: AO North America
Title: Martin Allgöwer Trauma Fellowship
Contact: Marylou Beatrice
Tel: 610-344-2200
Email: beatrice.marylou@aona.org
Full Program: http://208.255.176.116/fellow/malgower%20-%20form.pdf
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers a three- to six-month residential fellowship for a practicing North American orthopaedic or general surgeon, specializing in trauma surgery, who has had extensive experience with AO techniques, to study at a European AO trauma center. The monthly stipend is U.S. $2,000.

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Program Number: 59839
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Sponsor: American Psychosomatic Society
Title: Herbert Weiner Early Career Award
Contact:
Tel: 703-556-9222
Email: info@psychosomatic.org
Full Program: http://www.psychosomatic.org/awards/index.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
Awards are provided to identify individuals who, early in their career, have contributed significantly to the field of psychosomatic medicine and show substantial promise of continued meritorious accomplishments. The award consists of $1,000 and a plaque.

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Program Number: 58609
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--U.S. Geological Survey
Contact: Associateship Programs
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/pga/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&90~USGS
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and, in some programs, experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. A cash award is provided.

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Program Number: 58605
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--U.S. Army Research Office
Contact: Associateship Programs
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/pga/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&14~ARO
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 58603
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--U.S. Army Natick Soldier Center-U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command
Contact: Associateship Programs
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/pga/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&39~NSC
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers at participating laboratories. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 58602
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--U.S. Army Medical Research and Materiel Command
Contact: Associateship Programs
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/pga/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&97~AMRMC
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. Annual stipends are awarded.

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Program Number: 58601
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--U.S. Army Edgewood Chemical & Biological Center
Contact: Associateship Programs
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/pga/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&11~ECBC
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 58271
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Sponsor: National Hemophilia Foundation
Title: Career Development Award
Contact: Kelvin Chan, Manager of Research Administration
Tel: 212-328-3703
Email: kchan@hemophilia.org
Website: http://www.hemophilia.org/NHFWeb/Resource/StaticPages/menu0/menu5/menu56/CDA%20Policies%20and%20Procedures.pdf
Full Program: http://www.hemophilia.org/NHFWeb/MainPgs/MainNHF.aspx?menuid=73&contentid=53&rptname=research
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Letters of intent must be received by November 1, 2006. The application deadline is February 1, 2007.
SYNOPSIS:
Support is provided to candidates holding an M.D., Ph.D., or equivalent degree, and who are assistant professors with up to six years of experience since completion of training, for research and career development in the areas of bleeding disorders, hemophilia, and von Willebrand's disease. Up to seven grants will be awarded of $70,000 per year for up to three years.

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Program Number: 57120
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Sponsor: Tuberous Sclerosis Alliance
Title: Junior Investigator Awards
Contact: Vicky Holets Whittemore, Ph.D.
Tel: 800-225-6872
Email: vwhittemore@tsalliance.org
Full Program: http://tsalliance.easycgi.com/documents/07RFPs.doc
Deadlines: 8/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
The deadline for Letters of Intent is August 1, 2006. If invited, full proposals are due November 1, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for tuberous sclerosis research by junior investigators. Awards of up to three years with a maximum annual budget of $50,000 are available.

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Program Number: 57085
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Sponsor: Tuberous Sclerosis Alliance
Title: Clinical and Postdoctoral Fellowship Awards
Contact: Vicky Holets Whittemore, Ph.D.
Tel: 800-225-6872
Email: vwhittemore@tsalliance.org
Full Program: http://tsalliance.easycgi.com/documents/07RFPs.doc
Deadlines: 8/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Letters of Intent are due August 1, 2006. If invited, the deadline for formal proposals is November 1, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for tuberous sclerosis research by postdoctoral researchers. Awards of up to three years with a maximum annual budget of $50,000 are available.

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Program Number: 56600
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Sponsor: National Institute on Deafness & Other Communication Disorders/NIH/DHHS
Title: NIDCD Small Grant Program
Contact: Dr. Amy Donahue
Tel: 301-402-3458
Email: Donahuea@nidcd.nih.gov
Full Program: http://grants1.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-06-263.html
Deadlines: 7/14/2006,11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
Applications may be submitted to Grants.gov in response to this announcement on or after May 2, 2006. This program expires November 16, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for pilot research that is likely to lead to a subsequent individual research project grant (R01) application. This program will use the NIH Small Research Grant (R03) award mechanism.

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Program Number: 56359
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Sponsor: Pew Charitable Trusts
Title: Pew Scholars Program in the Biomedical Sciences
Contact: Silvia Montano de Jiménez
Tel: 415-476-8181
Email: montano@thecenter.ucsf.edu.
Website: http://futurehealth.ucsf.edu/biomed/application.html
Full Program: http://futurehealth.ucsf.edu/biomed/scholdes.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
The online application will be available beginning in August 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
Support is provided to young investigators with a doctorate in medicine, other health related professions or biomedical sciences to assist in the establishment of their laboratories. Candidates must hold full time appointments at the rank of assistant professor or independent researcher on the faculty of the sponsoring institution. Awards will be in the amount of $60,000 per year for four years.

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Program Number: 54779
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Sponsor: American Heart Association
Title: Bugher Foundation Centers for Stroke Prevention Research Award.
Contact:
Tel: 214-360-6104
Email: ncrp@heart.org
Website: http://www.heart.org/presenter.jhtml?identifier=2530
Full Program: http://www.heart.org/downloadable/heart/1140190020367Bugher_RFA_Final_Feb15.pdf
Deadlines: 9/15/2006,11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
The deadline for receipt of optional letters of intent is September 15, 2006. The deadline for receipt of full applications is November 15, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for a network of three Centers for Stroke Prevention Research for collaborative, multidisciplinary research to improve the prevention of stroke.

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Program Number: 51093
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Sponsor: Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
Title: Specialized Center of Research Program
Contact: Director of Research Administration
Tel: 914-821-8843
Email: researchprograms@lls.org
Full Program: http://www.leukemia-lymphoma.org/all_page?item_id=11627
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Preliminary applications must be received by November 1, 2006. Selected applicants must submit a complete application by March 15, 2007.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers support to encourage multidisciplinary research focused on the prevention or cure of leukemia, lymphoma or myeloma.

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Program Number: 49234
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Sponsor: National Cancer Institute/NIH/DHHS
Title: RAPID Access to Preventive Intervention Development
Contact: Izet M. Kapetanovic, Ph.D., Program Director
Tel: 301-435-5011
Email: Kapetani@mail.nih.gov
Full Program: http://www.cancer.gov/prevention/rapid/about.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides the Rapid Access to Preventive Intervention Development (RAPID) Program to make available to academic investigators the preclinical and early clinical drug development contract resources of its Division of Cancer Prevention. RAPID is primarily intended for academic discovery laboratories.

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Program Number: 36759
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Sponsor: Office of Rural Health Policy/HRSA/DHHS
Title: Rural Health Network Development Grant Program
Contact: Erica C. Molliver, Public Health Analyst
Tel: 301-443-1520
Email: emolliver@hrsa.gov
Full Program: http://www.grants.gov/search/search.do?oppId=10280&mode=VIEW
Deadlines: 11/2/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor supports development of rural health networks. Grant funds are used to support activities that strengthen the organizational capabilities of these networks whose purpose is to overcome the fragmentation and vulnerability of providers in rural areas. It is estimated that $1.0 million will be available to fund five projects.

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Program Number: 36371
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Sponsor: Fundacion Internacional Jose Carreras
Title: ED Thomas Fellowship
Contact:
Tel: +34 93 414 5566
Email: fundacio@fcarreras.es
Website: http://www.fcarreras.es/
Full Program: https://www.fcarreras.org/eng/becaengbases.htm#
Deadlines: 11/2/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The Foundation will award one fellowship to provide funding of US $50,000 dollars per year, initailly for one year, renewable yearly for two additional years upon satifactory performance, for research into the diagnosis, prevention and cure of leukemia and related haematological malignancies. There are no restrictions based on nationality. Candidates must hold an MD or Ph.D. and have completed 3 to 10 years postdoctoral training, when the award begins.

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Program Number: 35649
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Sponsor: American Academy of Neurology
Title: Movement Disorders Research Award
Contact: Valerie Mendoza
Tel: 651-695-2730
Email: vmendoza@aan.com
Full Program: http://www.aan.com/professionals/awards/scientific/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.info&id=9
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor awards a prize of $1,500 to recognize work in the field of Parkinson's disease or other movement disorders for either a single outstanding contribution or for lifetime achievement.

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Program Number: 28138
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Sponsor: American Academy of Neurology
Title: Sheila Essey Award - An Award for ALS Research
Contact: Deann Kukla
Tel: 651-695-2724
Email: dkukla@aan.com
Full Program: http://www.aan.com/professionals/awards/scientific/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.info&id=16
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

A prize of $25,000 is awarded to a researcher in recognition of significant contributions in research in the search for the cause, prevention of, and cure for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).

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Program Number: 26180
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Sponsor: Johnson (Robert Wood) Foundation
Title: Substance Abuse Policy Research Program
Contact:
Tel: 336-286-4548
Email: saprp@leaders.ccl.org
Website: http://www.rwjf.org/applications/solicited/cfp.jsp?ID=19686
Full Program: http://www.rwjf.org/applications/solicited/cfp.jsp?ID=19686
Deadlines: 11/14/2006,5/8/2007
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for policy studies relating to alcohol, tobacco and other drugs. This round of funding will support grants of under $100,000 and larger grants of between $100,000 and $400,000. SAPRP will also provide funding of up to $30,000 to support timesensitive
policy analyses that will advance knowledge on key issues of substance abuse policy (alcohol, tobacco and other drugs).

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Program Number: 25616
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Sponsor: Foundation for Educational Exchange Between Canada & the U. S.
Title: Senior Scholar and Senior Professional Program
Contact: Brad Hector
Tel: 613-688-5511
Email: bhector@fulbright.ca
Website: http://www.fulbright.ca/en/pdf/Fulbright_Instructions_Scholar_English.pdf
Full Program: http://www.fulbright.ca/en/seniorscholartext.asp
Deadlines: 8/1/2006,11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
The application deadlines are as follows: Traditional Fulbright Awards: August 1 for Americans, and November 15 for Canadians; Fulbright Visiting Chair Awards: August 1 for Americans; November 15 for Canadians.
SYNOPSIS:

Support is provided to Canadian and American faculty members, postdoctoral researchers and experienced professionals to lecture or conduct research at a host institution in the US or Canada, respectively. The award is a fixed sum of US$25,000 for a full academic year (nine months) or $12,500 for one semester. Provisions for Fulbright Visiting Chair awards are particular to each institution, though normally carry a value of US$25,000 for one semester.

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Program Number: 25269
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Sponsor: North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Title: Security Through Science Programme - Expert Visits
Contact: Public Diplomacy Division
Tel: 32-2-707-4111
Website: http://www.nato.int
Full Program: http://www.nato.int/science/support/ev/ev-nfa.htm
Deadlines: 7/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Applications may be submitted at any time, although deadlines for submission of applications for support have been set as follows:
1 December 2005 : 1 March 2006 : 1 July 2006 : 1 November 2006. The first three deadlines above refer to applications for support in 2006, while the deadline of 1 November 2006 refers to applications for support in 2007.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor supports high level specialists from NATO, partner countries or Mediterranean Dialogue countries who wish to benefit from one another's expertise. The awards are available for expert visits in any priority research topics in the areas of Defence Against Terrorism or Countering Other Threats to Security Visit. Visits may range from a few days duration to a maximum of one month.

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Program Number: 21275
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Sponsor: American Physiological Society
Title: Giles F. Filley Memorial Awards for Excellence in Respiratory Physiology and Medicine
Contact:
Tel: 301-634-7118
Email: svadala@the-aps.org
Website: http://www.the-aps.org/awards/society/filleyapp.htm
Full Program: http://www.the-aps.org/awards/society.htm#Filley
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

Awards in the amount of $20,000 are made annually to investigators who hold an academic rank no higher than assistant professor, and are pursuing research in respiratory physiology and medicine. Awards are intended for the use of the awardees in their research.

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Program Number: 18573
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Sponsor: Dodge (Geraldine R.) Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact: David Grant, Executive Director
Tel: 973-540-8442
Email: info@grdodge.org
Full Program: http://www.grdodge.org/applicationguidelines.htm
Deadlines: 1/20/2006,3/1/2006,5/1/2006,6/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
New applicants should submit a letter of inquiry prior to submitting a proposal. Letters of inquiry may be submitted throughout the year, but must be received at least two weeks prior to the corresponding proposal submission deadline. New Jersey Animal Assistance Program requests are due by January 20, 2006. Proposals for Arts are due by March 1, 2006. Morris County Local Projects are due by May 1, 2006. Applications for Environmental grants are due June 1, 2006. Education project proposals are due by November 1, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor provides grants to tax-exempt organizations in the following major issues areas: education, arts, Morris County local projects, welfare of animals, and the environment. Support is focused primarily in New Jersey, however, may be national in scope.

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Program Number: 17558
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Sponsor: National Cancer Institute/NIH/DHHS
Title: Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Awards for Individual Predoctoral Fellowships (F31) to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research
Contact: H. Nelson Aguila, D.V.M.
Tel: 301-496-7344
Email: Aguilah@mail.nih.gov
Full Program: http://grants1.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-06-481.html
Deadlines: 11/15/2006,5/1/2007,11/15/2007,5/1/2008,11/15/2008,5/1/2009,11/15/2009
Deadline Note:
This program will expire on November 16, 2009.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers support designed to improve the diversity of the health-related research workforce by supporting the training of predoctoral students from groups that have been shown to be underrepresented. Such candidates include individuals from underrepresented racial and ethnic groups, individuals with disabilities, and individuals from disadvantaged backgrounds. This program will use the Ruth L. Kirschstein Individual Predoctoral National Research Service Award (NRSA) F31 award mechanism.

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Program Number: 14898
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Sponsor: American Academy of Neurology
Title: John Dystel Prize for Multiple Sclerosis Research
Contact: Cecelia Adams
Tel: 651-695-2788
Email: cadams@aan.com
Full Program: http://www.aan.com/professionals/awards/scientific/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.info&id=4
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

A prize of $7,500 is awarded to a researcher in recognition of outstanding contributions to research in understanding, treatment, or prevention of multiple sclerosis.

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Program Number: 14897
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Sponsor: American Academy of Neurology
Title: Founders Award
Contact: Deann Kukla
Tel: 651-695-2724
Email: dkukla@aan.com
Full Program: http://www.aan.com/professionals/awards/scientific/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.info&id=1
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

A prize of $1,000 is awarded to encourage clinical and translational research in neuroscience by physicians in clinical neurology training programs.

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Program Number: 14896
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Sponsor: American Academy of Neurology
Title: S. Weir Mitchell Award
Contact: Deann Kukla
Tel: 651-695-2724
Email: dkukla@aan.com
Full Program: http://www.aan.com/professionals/awards/scientific/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.info&id=19
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

A prize of $1,000 and a medallion is awarded to a member of the AAN who is also the senior author of a research-based manuscript in neuroscience.

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Program Number: 11882
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Sponsor: Society of Nuclear Medicine Education and Research Foundation
Title: Cassen Prize
Contact: Sue Weiss, CNMT Executive Director
Tel:
Email: sueweiss@sueweiss.cnc.net
Full Program: http://erf.snm.org/index.cfm?PageID=3176&RPID=3626
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides an award in recognition of outstanding achievement and to encourage development and growth in nuclear medicine. The Cassen Prize has been called the Nobel Prize of nuclear medicine and currently carries an award of $25,000.

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Program Number: 11876
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Sponsor: Society of Nuclear Medicine Education and Research Foundation
Title: Cassen Post-Doctoral Fellowship Award
Contact: Sue Weiss, CNMT, Executive Director
Tel:
Email: sueweiss@sueweiss.cnc.net
Full Program: http://erf.snm.org/index.cfm?PageID=3176&RPID=3626
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:

A fellowship of $25,000 per year for two years is awarded to recent doctoral degree recipients (Ph.D. or Ph.D./M.D.) for research in nuclear medicine. Any qualified candidate will be considered for research at a U.S./Canadian institution; for research at a non-U.S./Canadian institution, candidates must be U.S. citizens.

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Program Number: 10581
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Sponsor: American College of Surgeons
Title: Faculty Research Fellowships
Contact: Kate Early
Tel: 312-202-5000
Email: kearly@facs.org
Full Program: http://www.facs.org/memberservices/acsfaculty.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

Two-year fellowships of $40,000 per year are offered to surgeons entering academic careers in surgery or a surgical specialty to assist them in the establishment of new and independent research programs.

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Program Number: 10332
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Sponsor: Osteogenesis Imperfecta Foundation, Inc.
Title: Seed Grants
Contact:
Tel: 301-947-0083
Email: bonelink@oif.org
Full Program: http://www.oif.org/site/DocServer/06APPLIC.pdf?docID=3341
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for investigators to conduct basic or clinical studies with relevance to osteogenesis imperfecta. A grant of $60,000 will be provided for one year.

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Program Number: 10174
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Sponsor: American Health Assistance Foundation
Title: National Heart Foundation Starter Grants
Contact: Sarah Barnhouse, Grants Administrator
Tel: 301-948-3244
Email: sbarnhouse@ahaf.org
Full Program: http://www.ahaf.org/hrtstrok/research/NHFGuidelines.pdf
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides assistance to young investigators who are beginning independent research careers at the assistant professor level by awarding grants for basic research on the causes or treatment of age-related and degenerative diseases.

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Program Number: 10156
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Sponsor: American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology
Title: ERT Faculty Development Award
Contact: Jerome Schultz
Tel: 414-272-6071
Email: jschultz@aaaai.org
Full Program: http://www.aaaai.org/members/ert/2007/award_applications.asp
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers a Faculty Development Award to support a junior faculty member in the specialty of allergy, asthma and immunology. Funding is to support research in basic and/or clinical allergy and immunology and to promote the specialty.

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Program Number: 09566
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Sponsor: American Academy of Neurology
Title: Potamkin Prize for Research in Pick's, Alzheimer's and Related Diseases
Contact: DeAnn Sutton
Tel: 651-695-2807
Email: dsutton@aan.com
Full Program: http://www.aan.com/professionals/awards/scientific/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.info&id=13
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

A prize of $100,000 is awarded to a researcher in recognition of major contributions to the understanding of the causes, treatment, prevention, and ultimately the cure for Pick's, Alzheimer's and related diseases.

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Program Number: 08464
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Sponsor: North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Title: Security Through Science Programme - Advanced Research Workshops (ARWs)
Contact: Public Diplomacy Division
Tel: 32 2 707 4111
Website: http://www.nato.int
Full Program: http://www.nato.int/science/support/arw/arw-nfa.htm
Deadlines: 7/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Applications may be submitted at any time, although deadlines for submission of applications for support have been set as follows to coincide with meetings of the Advisory Panels. 1 December 2005 : 1 March 2006 : 1 July 2006: 1 November 2006. The first three deadlines above refer to applications for support in 2006, while the deadline of 1 November 2006 refers to applications for support in 2007.
SYNOPSIS:
The purpose of an advanced research workshop is to contribute to the critical assessment of existing knowledge on new and important topics, to identify directions for future research, and to promote close working relationships between scientists from different countries and with different professional experience. Funding amounts vary dependent on the size and duration of the workshop.

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Program Number: 08455
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Sponsor: Society of Nuclear Medicine Education and Research Foundation
Title: Marc Tetalman Award
Contact:
Tel: 703-708-9000, x1255
Email: grantinfo@snm.org
Full Program: http://interactive.snm.org/docs/Mark_Tetalman_Application.pdf
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
This award is offered every other year.
SYNOPSIS:

An award of $5,000 is offered to honor work accomplished by a young investigator who is pursuing a career in nuclear medicine. Applicants must be thirty-six years of age or younger, or not more than seven years beyond certification in nuclear medicine or radiology, or completion of a Ph.D. program.

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Program Number: 08309
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Sponsor: North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Title: Security Through Science Programme - Collaborative Linkage Grants
Contact:
Tel: 32 2 707 4111
Website: http://www.nato.int
Full Program: http://www.nato.int/science/support/clg/clg-nfa.htm
Deadlines: 7/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Applications may be submitted at any time, although deadlines for submission of applications for support have been set as follows:
1 December 2005 : 1 March 2006 : 1 July 2006 ; 1 November 2006. The first three deadlines above refer to applications for support in 2006, while the deadline of 1 November 2006 refers to applications for support in 2007.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers assistance to members of research teams in universities or research institutions in countries of the Euro-Atlantic Partnership Council, to collaborate on research projects. The collaboration must be between scientists in NATO countries and those of Partner or Mediterranean Dialogue countries. Support offered differs, depending on the scope of the project and may be offered for up to two years.

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Program Number: 07773
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Sponsor: Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry/DHHS
Title: Public Health Conference Support Grant Program
Contact: Sharon Robertson, Grants Management Officer
Tel: 770-488-2748
Email: SRobertson1@cdc.gov
Full Program: http://www.cdc.gov/od/pgo/funding/05031-A2.htm
Deadlines: 11/9/2006,12/11/2006,2/2/2007,3/5/2007
Deadline Note:
The sponsor requests, but does not require, submission of a letter of intent for this program.
For Cycle A, the deadline for letters of intent is November 9, 2006. The deadline for application submission is December 11, 2006.
For Cycle B, the deadline for letters of intent is February 2, 2007. The deadline for submission of applications is March 5, 2007.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides partial support for specific non-federal conferences in the areas of health promotion and disease prevention information and education programs, and applied research.
Measurable outcomes of the conferences supported under this program announcement should be in alignment with one or more of the following goals and/or performance measures:
Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) Goals and Performance Measures -- Goal 1: Prevent ongoing and future exposures and resultant health effects from hazardous waste sites and releases; Performance Measure 1: Increase EPA's, state regulatory agencies', or private industries' acceptance of ATSDR's recommendations at sites with documented exposures; Goal 2: Determine human health effects associated with exposures to superfund-related priority hazardous substances; Performance Measure 2: Fill data needs related to the 275 priority hazardous substances; Performance Measure 3: Annually, conduct studies to determine the health impact of hazardous substances; Goal 3: Mitigate the risks of human health effects at toxic waste sites with documented exposures; Performance Measure 4: Document the reduced occurrence or risk of health effects by selecting for each urgent or public health hazard site the best or most appropriate measure for that site: (outcome)
Comparative morbidity/mortality rates, Biomarker tests, Levels of environmental exposures, Behavior change of community members and/or health professionals; Performance Measure 5: Annually, maintain the highest standard for emergency response; Goal 4: Build and enhance effective partnerships; Performance Measure 6: Leverage academic, industry, and other partners to fill priority data gaps. (efficiency);
Goal 5: Promote effective and efficient agency management; and Performance Measure 7: Reduce the number of FTEs who are providing program support through the office of the director per one million dollars in total program budget. (efficiency).

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Program Number: 06441
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Sponsor: American Society of Clinical Oncology
Title: Young Investigator Award
Contact:
Tel: 703-299-0150
Email: grants@asco.org
Full Program: http://www.asco.org/ac/1,1003,_12-002278,00.asp
Deadlines: 11/8/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides grant funds to promising investigators to encourage and promote quality research in clinical oncology. The award provides $50,000 for one year.

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Program Number: 06440
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Sponsor: American Society of Clinical Oncology
Title: Career Development Award
Contact:
Tel: 703-299-0150
Email: grants@asco.org
Full Program: http://www.asco.org/ac/1,1003,_12-002277-00_18-0012410,00.asp
Deadlines: 11/8/2006
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor provides support to clinical investigators who have received their initial faculty appointment with resources to establish an independent clinical cancer research program. The total grant amount is $200,000 for a project period of three years.

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Program Number: 05444
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
Contact:
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/vwLabInformation/313285D0EB119D32852567B000452723?OpenDocument&53~NIOSH
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 04831
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Sponsor: Harvard University
Title: Safra Foundation Center for Ethics--Faculty Fellowships in Ethics
Contact: Director
Tel: 617-495-1336
Email: ethics@harvard.edu
Full Program: http://www.ethics.harvard.edu/fellowships_faculty.php
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

Fellowships support outstanding teachers and scholars who wish to develop their ability to address questions of moral choice in such areas as architecture, business, education, engineering, government, journalism, law, medicine, public health, public policy and other professions.

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Program Number: 04255
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Sponsor: Rockefeller Archive Center
Title: Grants-in-Aid for Research at the Rockefeller Archive Center
Contact: Grants Program Administrator
Tel:
Email: archive@rockefeller.edu
Full Program: http://archive.rockefeller.edu/grants/generalgia.php
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
Mailed applications must be postmarked by November 15. Applications submitted via e-mail attachment must be submitted prior to midnight Eastern Standard Time November 15.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers grants to promote and support research in the Rockefeller Archive Center. These grants may be used towards round-trip travel to the Center, for temporary lodging in the area, and for related research expenses.

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Program Number: 03230
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Sponsor: American Chemical Society
Title: National Awards Program
Contact:
Tel:
Email: awards@acs.org
Full Program: http://www.chemistry.org/portal/a/c/s/1/acsdisplay.html?DOC=awards/index.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

Support is provided for fifty-three different named awards in recognition of individual or team accomplishments in diverse fields of the chemical sciences. Awards consist of a cash amount that varies depending on the specific prize. Nominations may be submitted by any individual.

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Program Number: 01954
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Sponsor: Osteogenesis Imperfecta Foundation, Inc.
Title: Michael Geisman Fellowships
Contact:
Tel: 301-947-0083
Email: bonelink@oif.org
Full Program: http://www.oif.org/site/DocServer/06APPLIC.pdf?docID=3341
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for young investigators to develop expertise in osteogenesis imperfecta research. A fellowship of $50,000 is awarded for one year; a second year of support may be available.

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Program Number: 01639
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--Naval Medical Research Center/Naval Health Research Center
Contact:
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/vwLabInformation/7D37862102DE926F852567B00045DC4B?OpenDocument&56~NMRC/NHRC
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. A cash stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 01609
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--National Institutes of Health
Contact:
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/vwLabInformation/6A07B0157199F800852567B00044E6FF?OpenDocument&54~NIH
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists at recent postdoctoral and, in some programs, experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, MD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 01440
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Sponsor: Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America
Title: Career Development Awards
Contact:
Tel: 212-685-3440
Email: info@ccfa.org
Full Program: http://www.ccfaprofessionals.org/atf/cf/{9BC60EE0-BE90-4E6E-8FAF-801B99E0F97F}/CDA%20Guidelines.doc
Deadlines: 11/1/2006,5/1/2007
Deadline Note:
Applicants must submit a nonbinding letter of intent. Letters of intent are due November 1 or May 1. Full applications are due January 14 and July 1.
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor provides support to encourage the development of individuals with research potential to help them prepare for a career of independent basic and/or clinical investigation in the area of Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis research. The applicant must hold an M.D., Ph.D., or equivalent degree. Awards are for one to three years.

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Program Number: 01045
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--Armed Forces Radiobiology Research Institute
Contact:
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/vwLabInformation/16DD3F3CCC484074852567E1004B85F7?OpenDocument&15~AFRRI
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. Awards of up to one year are available. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 00996
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Sponsor: North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Title: Security Through Science Programme - Advanced Study Institutes (ASI's)
Contact: Public Diplomacy Division
Tel: 32 2 707 4111
Website: http://www.nato.int
Full Program: http://www.nato.int/science/support/asi/asi-nfa.htm
Deadlines: 7/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Applications may be submitted at any time, although deadlines for submission of applications for support have been set as follows to coincide with meetings of the Advisory Panels: 1 December 2005 : 1 March 2006 : 1 July 2006 : 1 November 2006. The first three deadlines above refer to applications for support in 2006, while the deadline of 1 November 2006 refers to applications for support in 2007.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor supports high level teaching activities where a carefully defined subject, systematically presented, is treated in depth by lecturers of international standing, and new advances in a subject, not taught elsewhere, are reported in tutorial form. ASI's should be co-directed by a scientist from both a NATO country and a partner country of the EAPC or a country of the Mediterranean Dialogue.

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Program Number: 00813
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Sponsor: Directorate for Social, Behavorial and Economic Sciences/NSF
Title: Minority Postdoctoral Research Fellowships and Supporting Activities
Contact: John Perhonis, Associate Program Director
Tel: 703-292-8763
Email: jperhoni@nsf.gov
Full Program: http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2006/nsf06586/nsf06586.htm
Deadlines: 11/6/2006,3/1/2007
Deadline Note:
Fellowship applications are due by November 6, 2006. Graduate Student Travel award requests must be received no later than three months prior to the proposed travel. Fellows may submit Research Starter Grant proposals between October 1, 2006 and March 1, 2007.
SYNOPSIS:

Fellowships are offered to recent minority Ph.D.s for training in the biological and social, behavioral, or economic sciences at an institution in the U.S. or abroad. In addition, travel awards and research starter grants are available.

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Program Number: 00740
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Sponsor: Directorate for Mathematics and Physical Sciences/NSF
Title: Division of Materials Research
Contact: Thomas A. Weber, Division Director
Tel: 703-292-4915
Email: tweber@nsf.gov
Full Program: http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2005/nsf05025/nsf05025.jsp
Deadlines: 11/3/2006
SYNOPSIS:

Support is provided for materials research in the areas of metals, ceramics, and electronic materials; condensed matter and materials theory; solid-state chemistry; and polymers.

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Program Number: 00628
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Sponsor: Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America
Title: Senior Research Awards
Contact:
Tel: 212-685-3440
Email: info@ccfa.org
Full Program: http://www.ccfaprofessionals.org/atf/cf/{9BC60EE0-BE90-4E6E-8FAF-801B99E0F97F}/SRA%20Guidelines.doc
Deadlines: 11/1/2006,5/1/2007
Deadline Note:
Applicants must submit a nonbinding letter of intent. Letters of intent are due November 1 or May 1. Full applications are due January 14 or July 1.
SYNOPSIS:

A maximum of $130,000 annually plus ten percent indirect cost for up to three years supports innovative research in the basic biomedical and clinical sciences on the etiology, pathogenesis, therapy, and prevention of inflammatory bowel diseases. A third year of support is renewable competitively. Eligible applicants must hold an M.D., Ph.D., or equivalent degree.

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Program Number: 00063
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Sponsor: American Museum of Natural History
Title: Frank Chapman Memorial Grants
Contact:
Tel:
Email: grants@amnh.org
Full Program: http://research.amnh.org/grants/grantsprog.html
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:

Awards provide support, generally ranging from $500 to $2,000, for ornithological research. Eligible applicants are graduate students and postdoctoral researchers.

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Program Number: 00055
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Sponsor: Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America
Title: Research Fellowship Awards
Contact:
Tel: 212-685-3440
Email: info@ccfa.org
Full Program: http://www.ccfaprofessionals.org/atf/cf/{9BC60EE0-BE90-4E6E-8FAF-801B99E0F97F}/New-Fellowship%20Guidelines%20-%204.20.06.doc
Deadlines: 11/1/2006,5/1/2007
Deadline Note:
Applicants must submit a nonbinding letter of intent. Letters of intent are due on either November 1 or May 1. Full grant applications are due on January 14 and July 1.
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor provides support to stimulate and encourage innovative research in the basic biomedical and clinical sciences, which is likely to increase understanding of the etiology, pathogenesis, therapy, and prevention of the inflammatory bowel diseases. The applicant must hold an M.D., Ph.D., or equivalent degree. Award amounts will match the applicant's institutional salary, up to $45,000 per year. Awards are for one to three years.



MANAGEMENT

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Program Number: 89886
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Sponsor: Harvard University
Title: Safra Foundation Center for Ethics--Graduate Fellowships in Ethics
Contact: Director of Graduate Fellowships
Tel: 617-495-1336
Email: ethics@harvard.edu
Full Program:
http://www.ethics.harvard.edu/fellowships_graduate.php
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The fellowships support outstanding Harvard-enrolled graduate students who are writing dissertations or engaged in major research on topics in practical ethics, especially ethical issues in business, education, government, law, and medicine.

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Program Number: 89874
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Sponsor: Tourism Cares for Tomorrow
Title: Worldwide Grant Program
Contact: Carolyn Viles, CTC, Program Manager
Tel: 781-821-5990
Email: carolyn@tourismcares.org
Website: http://tourismcaresfortomorrow.org/tourismcares/
Full Program: http://tourismcaresfortomorrow.org/tourismcares/what+we+do/grants/worldwide+grant+program
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Organizations will be invited by the sponsor to submit full proposals.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor's program distributes charitable grants to worthy tourism-related non-profit organizations worldwide for capital improvements or other programs that share the same goals.

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Program Number: 89533
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Sponsor: Leslie (Fannie and Alan) Center for the Humanities
Title: Fellowships for Faculty
Contact: Administrator
Tel: 603-646-0896
Email: lhc@dartmouth.edu
Website: http://www.dartmouth.edu/~lhc/fellowships.html
Full Program: http://www.dartmouth.edu/~lhc/fellowship_faculty.pdf
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers two annual fellowships of $500 each to Dartmouth faculty to seed distinguished research or creative projects with a significant humanities component.

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Program Number: 85284
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Sponsor: Library Company of Philadelphia
Title: Program in Early American Economy and Society (PEAES) -- Postdoctoral Research Fellowship
Contact: Cathy Matson, PEAES Director
Tel: 215-546-3181
Email: cmatson@udel.edu
Full Program: http://www.librarycompany.org/fellowships/postdoc.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
These fellowships are designed to promote scholarship in early American economy and society, broadly conceived, from its colonial beginnings to roughly the 1850s.

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Program Number: 83378
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Sponsor: Reynolds and Reynolds Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact: Alice Davisson
Tel: 937-485-8138
Email: alice_davisson@reyrey.com
Website: http://www.reyrey.com/our_company/profile/in_the_community/company_foundation.asp
Full Program: http://www.reyrey.com/our_company/profile/in_the_community/comm-grantgl.asp
Deadlines: 2/15/2006,5/17/2006,8/16/2006,11/14/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides grants to tax-exempt organizations in the fields of education; cultural arts; and community betterment.

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Program Number: 83222
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Sponsor: Center on Budget and Policy Priorities
Title: Internship Program
Contact: Internship Coordinator
Tel: 202-408-1095, x386
Email: internship@cbpp.org
Full Program: http://www.cbpp.org/internship.html
Deadlines: 2/15/2006,7/15/2006,11/6/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers full- and part-time paid internships in the area of public policy issues affecting low-income families and individuals.

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Program Number: 82174
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Sponsor: Directorate for Computer and Information Sciences and Engineering/NSF
Title: Information and Intelligent Systems: Advancing Human-Centered Computing, Information Integration and Informatics, and Robust Intelligence
Contact: Lawrnece E. Brandt, Program Director
Tel: 703-292-8930
Email: lbrandt@nsf.gov
Full Program: http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2006/nsf06572/nsf06572.htm
Deadlines: 10/19/2006,11/2/2006,12/6/2006
Deadline Note:
Large Projects are due October 19, 2006. Medium Projects are due November 2, 2006. Small Projects are due December 6, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor intends to fund science and engineering research and education projects that develop new knowledge in the following three core technical areas: Human-Centered Computing (HCC); Information Integration and Informatics (III); and Robust Intelligence (RI).

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Program Number: 77600
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs-Pacific Disaster Center
Contact:
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/vwLabInformation/DB3A15CC2A9F9CF0852567AD0063D1B7?OpenDocument&03~PDC
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 75510
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Sponsor: Rockefeller Archive Center
Title: Scholar-in-Residence Program
Contact: Grant Program Administrator
Tel:
Email: archive@rockefeller.edu
Full Program: http://archive.rockefeller.edu/grants/scholarinresidence.php
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
Mailed applications must be postmarked by November 15. Applications submitted via e-mail attachment must be submitted prior to midnight Eastern Standard Time November 15.
SYNOPSIS:
The scholar-in-residence program aims to promote and support research in the collections housed at the Rockefeller Archive Center. Each resident scholar receives a stipend of $5,000 per month for up to nine months of study and research.

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Program Number: 75212
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Sponsor: Tourism Cares for Tomorrow
Title: Grants Program
Contact: Carolyn Viles, CTC, Program Manager
Tel: 781-821-5990
Email: carolynv@tourismcares.org
Full Program: http://www.tourismcaresfortomorrow.org/TourismCares/What+We+Do/Grants/Worldwide+Grant+Program/
Deadlines: 3/1/2006,6/30/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Applicants must first submit a letter of inquiry. The 2006 grant application cycles have changed to every four months rather than quarterly as they were in 2005. Letters of Inquiry are due by: March 1, 2006; June 30, 2006; and November 1, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor distributes charitable grants to worthy tourism-related nonprofit organizations worldwide. The foundation seeks programs or projects with one or more of the following goals: To protect, restore and conserve sites of exceptional natural, cultural, or historic significance; and to educate local host communities and the traveling public about conservation and preservation of sites.

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Program Number: 72800
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Sponsor: Hilton (Conrad N.) Foundation
Title: Conrad N. Hilton Humanitarian Prize
Contact: Jean-Marc Moorghen, Manager
Tel: 310-556-4694
Email: prize@hiltonfoundation.org
Full Program: http://www.hiltonfoundation.org/main.asp?id=43&side=1
Deadlines: 11/6/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor awards a prize of $1.5 million (U.S.) to an organization making extraordinary contributions toward alleviating human suffering anywhere in the world.

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Program Number: 71977
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Sponsor: SUPERVALU Foundation
Title: Contribution Program
Contact: Terry Polk
Tel: 952-828-4829
Email: terry.a.polk@supervalu.com
Full Program: http://www.supervalu.com/sv-webapp/community/guidelines.jsp
Deadlines: 2/15/2006,5/15/2006,8/15/2006,11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support to local programs that address community needs, are measurable and are serving communities where the sponsor or one of its companies has a significant presence.

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Program Number: 70520
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Sponsor: Hill (James J.) Library
Title: Research Grants
Contact: Curator, Hill Papers
Tel: 651-265-5500
Email: info@jjhill.org
Website: http://www.jjhill.org/History/grant_program.cfm
Full Program: http://www.jjhill.org/History/grantap.pdf
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support to aid scholars whose work requires substantive use of the James J. Hill, Louis W. Hill, Reed/Hyde Family Papers, and other collections. Grants of up to $2,000 for actual incurred expenses will be awarded.

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Program Number: 70352
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Program--FAA/Civil Aerospace Medical Institute
Contact:
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/vwLabInformation/C3156775FC46968C85256C22004A6729?OpenDocument&31~CAMI
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in U.S. academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. Awards of up to one year are available. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 69979
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Sponsor: KnowledgeWorks Foundation
Title: OhioCAN Grants Program--Start-Up Grants
Contact: Mayme Patthoff, Associate Director
Tel: 216-241-6133
Email: patthoffm@ohiocan.org
Full Program: http://www.ohiocan.org/OCAN/ItemPage.aspx?groupid=3&id=89
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides grants of up to $30,000 a year for two years to nonprofit organizations to support new college access programs.

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Program Number: 69957
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Sponsor: Club Foundation
Title: Faculty Research Grant
Contact:
Tel: 703-739-9500
Email: clubfoundation@clubfoundation.org
Full Program: http://www.clubfoundation.org/facresgrnt.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides research grants to university faculty members for industry-intensive research on any topic that fulfills the sponsor's mission.

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Program Number: 69949
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Sponsor: Club Foundation
Title: Willmoore H. Kendall Scholarship Fund
Contact:
Tel: 703-739-9500
Email: rhonda.schaver@clubfoundation.org
Full Program: http://www.clubfoundation.org/schlrgrntfm/0607KendallScholar.pdf
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Scholarship applications are due to the chapter from which the nomination is sought by November 1, 2006. Chapters must submit applications of those candidates who receive a nomination to the sponsor by December 1, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor will award up to two scholarships to assistant managers pursuing the Certified Club Manager (CCM) designation.

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Program Number: 69343
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Sponsor: Alliant Energy
Title: Community Grants Program
Contact: Tim Heinrich, Executive Director
Tel: 605-458-4483
Email: foundation@alliantenergy.com
Full Program: http://www.alliantenergy.com/docs/groups/public/documents/pub/p012195.pdf
Deadlines: 11/1/2006,2/1/2007,5/1/2007,8/1/2007
Deadline Note:
Proposal letters are accepted on an ongoing basis throughout the year, but are considered only in the next grantmaking cycle. The deadlines for proposal letters are November 1, February 1, May 1 and August 1.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor seeks to improve the quality of life in the communities it serves by supporting programs in the areas of: human needs; education; culture and art; civic; and environment.

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Program Number: 68485
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Sponsor: Reuter Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact: Bob Reuter
Tel: 216-961-1141
Email: mail@ReuterFdn.org
Full Program: http://www.reuterfdn.org/apply.htm
Deadlines: 5/15/2006,6/15/2006,7/15/2006,8/15/2006,9/15/2006,10/15/2006,11/15/2006,12/15/2006,1/15/2007,2/15/2007,3/15/2007,4/15/2007
Deadline Note:
The sponsor suggests submitting a letter of inquiry prior to a full proposal. If the sponsor is interested, the applicant may submit a full proposal. Requests are evaluated every month. Requests received by the 15th of the month, will be evaluated by the 30th of the following month.
SYNOPSIS:
The majority of the sponsor's grants are made for social services to help the needy, homeless and disadvantaged in the Cleveland, Ohio and Collin County, Texas areas.

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Program Number: 68121
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Sponsor: Carver (Roy J.) Charitable Trust
Title: Grants Program
Contact: L. Beth Mumey, Secretary
Tel: 563-263-4010
Email: bmumey@carvertrust.org
Full Program: http://www.carvertrust.org/index.php?page=53
Deadlines: 8/15/2006,11/15/2006,2/15/2007,5/15/2007
Deadline Note:
Applicants should first submit a letter of inquiry. Letters of inquiry may be submitted at any time. If invited, full proposals will be due on the 15th of November, February, May and August.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor awards grants to tax-exempt organizations located in, and for projects to be conducted within, the state of Iowa and portions of Illinois, as well as to other organizations in which Mr. Carver had an interest during his lifetime. Generally speaking, the sponsor supports biomedical and scientific research, scholarships, and programs addressing the educational and recreational needs of youth.

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Program Number: 65733
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Sponsor: Columbus Foundation
Title: Competitive Grants
Contact:
Tel: 614-251-4000
Email: tcfinfo@columbusfoundation.org
Full Program: http://www.columbusfoundation.org/GD/_gd_templates/pages/gdPageSecondary.aspx?page=131
Deadlines: 4/7/2006,7/7/2006,9/8/2006,11/3/2006
Deadline Note:
Each program area has an individual deadline date: Health -- April 7, 2006; Social Services -- July 7, 2006; Urban Affairs -- September 8, 2006; Advancing Philanthropy and Arts and Conservation -- November 3, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
Grants are made to tax exempt organizations in the fields of conservation, education, health, social services, urban affairs, and advancing philanthropy.

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Program Number: 60274
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Sponsor: Woods Charitable Fund, Inc.
Title: Grants Program
Contact: Pam Baker
Tel: 402-436-5971
Email: pbaker@woodscharitable.org
Full Program: http://fdncenter.org/grantmaker/woods/apply.html
Deadlines: 3/1/2006,7/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Applicants should contact the sponsor prior to submitting a proposal.
SYNOPSIS:
Support is provided to tax-exempt organizations to strengthen the community by improving opportunities and life outcomes for all people in Lincoln, Nebraska.

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Program Number: 59669
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Sponsor: American Taxation Association
Title: ATA/DeloitteTeaching Innovation Award
Contact: Professor Allen Ford
Tel: 785-864-7523
Email: AFord@ku.edu
Full Program: http://aaahq.org/ata/awards/calls/2005-2006/awards-teaching-innovation-call.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
Awards are provided to members of ATA in two categories: innovations in introductory tax courses, and innovations in advanced tax courses.

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Program Number: 58324
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Sponsor: Catholic Campaign for Human Development
Title: Economic Development Programs--Implementation Grants
Contact:
Tel: 202-541-3210
Email: cchdpromo@usccb.org
Full Program: http://www.usccb.org/cchd/edgengrant.shtml
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
The deadline for submitting eligibility quizzes is November 1, 2006. For projects that are eligible for further consideration, applicants will be sent formal proposal information. Full applications will be due December 15, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for economic development programs. The program is designed to create good jobs and just workplaces, and also develop assets for low-income people, their families and their communities.

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Program Number: 35921
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Sponsor: Kellogg (Helen) Institute for International Studies
Title: Visiting Residential Fellowships
Contact: Sharon Schierling, Associate Director
Tel: 574-631-6580
Email: sschierl@nd.edu
Full Program: http://kellogg.nd.edu/
Deadlines: 11/3/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers residential Visiting Fellowships for the 2007-08 academic year which are designed to provide applicants with the time and space to work on research, while interacting with leading scholars. The sponsor offers numerous opportunities to explore the work of noted scholars through seminars, conferences, and roundtable discussions.

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Program Number: 25618
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Sponsor: Foundation for Educational Exchange Between Canada & the U. S.
Title: Graduate Student and Junior Professional Program
Contact: Michelle Emond
Tel: 613-688-5513
Email: memond@fulbright.ca
Full Program: http://www.fulbright.ca/en/graduatestudenttext.asp
Deadlines: 10/20/2006,11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
The October 20 deadline is for U.S. applicants; the November 15 deadline is for Canadian applicants.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support to Canadian and American graduate students and junior professionals who wish to enroll in a graduate studies program or continue their current course of graduate study and/or research at a university or research centre in the United States or Canada, respectively.

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Program Number: 25616
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Sponsor: Foundation for Educational Exchange Between Canada & the U. S.
Title: Senior Scholar and Senior Professional Program
Contact: Brad Hector
Tel: 613-688-5511
Email: bhector@fulbright.ca
Website: http://www.fulbright.ca/en/pdf/Fulbright_Instructions_Scholar_English.pdf
Full Program: http://www.fulbright.ca/en/seniorscholartext.asp
Deadlines: 8/1/2006,11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
The application deadlines are as follows: Traditional Fulbright Awards: August 1 for Americans, and November 15 for Canadians; Fulbright Visiting Chair Awards: August 1 for Americans; November 15 for Canadians.
SYNOPSIS:

Support is provided to Canadian and American faculty members, postdoctoral researchers and experienced professionals to lecture or conduct research at a host institution in the US or Canada, respectively. The award is a fixed sum of US$25,000 for a full academic year (nine months) or $12,500 for one semester. Provisions for Fulbright Visiting Chair awards are particular to each institution, though normally carry a value of US$25,000 for one semester.

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Program Number: 11655
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Sponsor: American Institute of Chemical Engineers
Title: Management Division Award
Contact: Awards Administrator
Tel: 212-591-7107
Email: awards@aiche.org
Website: http://www.aiche.org/uploadedFiles/About/Awards/gen_award_nom_form_06.doc
Full Program: http://www.aiche.org/About/Awards/Divisions/ManagementDivisionAward.aspx
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor awards a plaque and a $1,000 honorarium to recognize an outstanding individual who has made substantial contributions to the management of engineers involved in the chemical process industries, or to management techniques and procedures utilized in those industries.

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Program Number: 04831
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Sponsor: Harvard University
Title: Safra Foundation Center for Ethics--Faculty Fellowships in Ethics
Contact: Director
Tel: 617-495-1336
Email: ethics@harvard.edu
Full Program: http://www.ethics.harvard.edu/fellowships_faculty.php
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

Fellowships support outstanding teachers and scholars who wish to develop their ability to address questions of moral choice in such areas as architecture, business, education, engineering, government, journalism, law, medicine, public health, public policy and other professions.

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Program Number: 04255
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Sponsor: Rockefeller Archive Center
Title: Grants-in-Aid for Research at the Rockefeller Archive Center
Contact: Grants Program Administrator
Tel:
Email: archive@rockefeller.edu
Full Program: http://archive.rockefeller.edu/grants/generalgia.php
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
Mailed applications must be postmarked by November 15. Applications submitted via e-mail attachment must be submitted prior to midnight Eastern Standard Time November 15.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers grants to promote and support research in the Rockefeller Archive Center. These grants may be used towards round-trip travel to the Center, for temporary lodging in the area, and for related research expenses.

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Program Number: 01434
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Sponsor: Dow Jones Newspaper Fund
Title: Summer Business Reporting Internship Program
Contact:
Tel: 609-452-2820
Email: newsfund@wsj.dowjones.com
Full Program: http://djnewspaperfund.dowjones.com/fund/forms/2007businessapp.pdf
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor seeks to encourage minority college sophomores and juniors to seek newspaper reporting internships early in their academic careers. Participants receive a $1,000 scholarship.

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Program Number: 00813
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Sponsor: Directorate for Social, Behavorial and Economic Sciences/NSF
Title: Minority Postdoctoral Research Fellowships and Supporting Activities
Contact: John Perhonis, Associate Program Director
Tel: 703-292-8763
Email: jperhoni@nsf.gov
Full Program: http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2006/nsf06586/nsf06586.htm
Deadlines: 11/6/2006,3/1/2007
Deadline Note:
Fellowship applications are due by November 6, 2006. Graduate Student Travel award requests must be received no later than three months prior to the proposed travel. Fellows may submit Research Starter Grant proposals between October 1, 2006 and March 1, 2007.
SYNOPSIS:

Fellowships are offered to recent minority Ph.D.s for training in the biological and social, behavioral, or economic sciences at an institution in the U.S. or abroad. In addition, travel awards and research starter grants are available.



OTHER

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Program Number: 89821
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Sponsor: National Endowment for the Humanities/Natl. Fndn. on the Arts & Humanities
Title: Digital Humanities Start-Up Grants
Contact:
Tel: 202-606-8401
Email: dhi@neg.gov
Full Program:
http://www.neh.gov/grants/guidelines/digitalhumanitiesstartup.html
Deadlines: 11/15/2006,4/3/2007
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor invites proposals for the planning or initial stages of digital initiatives in all areas of the humanities. Digital Humanities Start-Up Grants should result in plans, prototypes, or proofs of concept for long-term digital humanities projects prior to implementation. Applications may be submitted by individuals or institutions.

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Program Number: 89668
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Sponsor: National Endowment for the Humanities/Natl. Fndn. on the Arts & Humanities
Title: National Digital Newspaper Program
Contact:
Tel: 202-606-8570
Email: preservation@neh.gov
Full Program: http://www.neh.gov/grants/guidelines/ndnp.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
Support is provided to create a national, digital resource of historically significant newspapers from all the states and U.S. territories published between 1836 and 1922.

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Program Number: 89596
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Sponsor: Directorate for Education and Human Resources/NSF
Title: Discovery Research K-12 (DR-K12)
Contact: Michael R. Haney, Lead Program Director
Tel: 703-292-5102
Email: mhaney@nsf.gov
Full Program: http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2006/nsf06593/nsf06593.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006,11/15/2006,12/1/2006,3/9/2007,3/28/2007,5/8/2007
Deadline Note:
Letters of Intent are due November 1, 2006 for all Exploratory Projects. Preliminary Proposals are due November 15, 2006 for Full Scale Projects and December 1, 2006 Conferences related to Components A, B, and C. Full proposals are due: March 9, 2007--Component A: Applied Research (Exploratory and Full-Scale); March 20, 2006--Component B: Development of Resources and Tools (Exploratory and Full-Scale); March 28, 2007 Component C: Capacity Building (Exploratory and Full-Scale); and May 8, 2007--Conferences Related to A, B, and C.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides funding for research, development, and evaluation activities through knowledge generation and application to improve K-12 learning and teaching. The program addresses this mission by funding activities in three major areas: Applied Research supporting three categories of projects: Evaluative Studies of NSF-Funded Resources and Tools, Studies of Student Learning Progressions, and Studies of Teachers and Teaching; Development of Resources and Tools supporting two categories of projects: Assessment of Students' and Teachers' Learning and Instruction of K-12 Students and Teachers; Capacity Building supporting two categories of projects: STEM Systems Research and STEM Education Research Scholars. In addition to these three areas, conferences related to the mission of the program are also supported.

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Program Number: 89242
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Sponsor: American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
Title: NCAA Research Award
Contact:
Tel: 847-292-4900
Email: bart@aossm.org
Full Program: http://www.sportsmed.org/research/grantapps.asp
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
This award is given to the best paper submitted that pertains to the health, safety, and well-being of Collegiate student-athletes.

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Program Number: 88610
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Sponsor: National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration/Department of Commerce
Title: Administration of NOAA's Undergraduate Scholarship Program
Contact: Chantell Haskins
Tel: 301-713-9437 x-125
Email: Chantell.Haskins@noaa.gov
Website: http://www.grants.gov/search/search.do?oppId=10042&mode=VIEW
Full Program: http://a257.g.akamaitech.net/7/257/2422/01jan20061800/edocket.access.gpo.gov/2006/06-5225.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The purpose of this document is to advise the public that NOAA's Office of Education (OEd), Educational Partnership Program is announcing the availability of Federal assistance for a not-for-profit organization to administer its Undergraduate Scholarship Program. The goal of the Undergraduate Scholarship Program is to increase the number of students who undertake course work and graduate with degrees in the targeted areas integral to NOAA's mission. This program targets students who have completed their sophomore year; attend Minority Serving Institutions; major in mathematics, science, or engineering; and have recently declared, or about to declare a major in atmospheric, oceanic, remote sensing technology, or environmental science disciplines.

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Program Number: 88589
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Sponsor: National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration/Department of Commerce
Title: Coral Reef Conservation Grant Program--General Coral Reef Conservation Grants
Contact: Andy Bruckner
Tel: 301-713-3459 x-190
Email: andy.bruckner@noaa.gov
Full Program: http://a257.g.akamaitech.net/7/257/2422/01jan20061800/edocket.access.gpo.gov/2006/06-5225.htm
Deadlines: 11/10/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The NOAA Coral Reef Conservation Program/General Coral Reef Conservation Grants (GCRCGP) provides funding to institutions of higher education, non-profit organizations, commercial organizations, Freely Associated State government agencies, and local and Indian tribal governments to support coral reef conservation projects in the United States and the Freely Associated States in the Pacific, as authorized under the Coral Reef Conservation Act of 2000. Projects funded through the GCRCGP support on-the-ground efforts that: (1) help preserve, sustain and restore the condition of coral reef ecosystems, (2) promote the wise management and sustainable use of coral reef resources, (3) increase public knowledge and awareness of coral reef ecosystems and issues regarding their conservation and (4) develop sound scientific information on the condition of coral reef ecosystems and the threats to such ecosystems.

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Program Number: 88095
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Sponsor: North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Title: Reintegration Grant
Contact:
Tel:
Website: http://www.nato.int
Full Program: http://www.nato.int/science/support/rig/rig-nfa.htm
Deadlines: 7/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Applications should be submitted no sooner than 3 months prior to the termination of the research stay in a NATO country and no later than 12 months after completion of the research stay. Applications may be submitted at any time, although upcoming deadlines for submission of applications have been set as follows: 1 December 2005 : 1 March 2006 : 1 July 2006 : 1 November 2006. The first three deadlines above refer to applications for support in 2006, while the deadline of 1 November 2006 refers to applications for support in 2007.
SYNOPSIS:
The aim of these Grants is to support the reintegration of young Partner country scientists in their home countries after conducting research in NATO countries. The research project of the returning fellow should be focused on security-related NATO priority areas, and/or on agreed priorities of Partner countries.

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Program Number: 87872
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Sponsor: National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute/NIH/DHHS
Title: RFA-HL-07-003--Collaborative Studies on Lung Stem Cell Biology and Cell Based Therapy (R01)
Contact: Mary Anne Berberich, Ph.D.
Tel: 301-435-0222
Email: berbrim@nhlbi.nih.gov
Full Program: http://grants1.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-HL-07-003.html
Deadlines: 11/10/2006,12/12/2006
Deadline Note:
The deadline for receipt of optional letters of intent is November 10, 2006. The deadline for receipt of full applications is December 12, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers support for research on lung stem cell biology and cell based therapy for lung diseases. This program will support regular research grants (R01s), which include collaborations between basic scientists and clinical investigators who will explore together clinically relevant questions, thereby enabling basic science findings to be more readily translated into studies that investigate the potential of cell based therapy for preventing and treating lung disease. An important goal of this program is to provide the basic knowledge necessary to eventually develop safe and efficacious clinical protocols on lung cell based therapy.

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Program Number: 87798
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Sponsor: National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases/NIH/DHHS
Title: RFA-DK-06-004--Biomarker Development for Diabetic Complications (R21)
Contact: Teresa L.Z. Jones, M.D.
Tel: 301-435-2996
Email: tj104e@nih.gov
Full Program: http://grants1.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-DK-06-004.html
Deadlines: 11/13/2006,12/12/2006
Deadline Note:
Applications may be submitted to Grants.gov in response to this announcement on or after October 13, 2006. The deadline for receipt of optional letters of intent is November 13, 2006. The deadline for receipt of full applications is December 12, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsors offer support for exploratory and developmental research on biomarkers for the microvascular and macrovascular complications of diabetes. This program will use the NIH Exploratory/Developmental (R21) grant mechanism.

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Program Number: 87754
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Sponsor: National Institute of Child Health and Human Development/NIH/DHHS
Title: RFA-HD-06-007--Global Partnerships for Social Science AIDS Research (R24)
Contact: Susan F. Newcomer, Ph.D.
Tel: 301-435-6981
Email: newcomes@mail.nih.gov
Full Program: http://grants1.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-HD-06-007.html
Deadlines: 11/13/2006,12/13/2006
Deadline Note:
The deadline for receipt of optional letters of intent is November 13, 2006. The deadline for receipt of full applications is December 13, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsors offer support for collaborative applications between U.S. (or other developed country) institutions and institutions in countries hard hit by the HIV/AIDS epidemic. The initiative is designed to enhance capabilities for rigorous behavioral and social science research in relation to HIV/AIDS within these countries. Each of these grants will provide funding to strengthen the research infrastructure of local institutions and will also support a small portfolio [one to three studies] of relevant and innovative research. Research will be conducted with the leadership and involvement of local social and behavioral scientists in partnership with scientists in the U.S. and/or other developed countries. Research topics should address social and behavioral issues in the prevention, care, and/or treatment of HIV/AIDS. It is hoped that the investigators involved in these grants will emerge as recognized leaders in the fields of behavioral and social sciences research related to HIV/AIDS. This program will use the NIH R24 award mechanism.

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Program Number: 86113
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--US Department of Homeland Security (DHS)
Contact: Dr. Ray Gamble
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&40~DHS
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 85227
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Sponsor: Directorate for Engineering/NSF
Title: Active Nanostructures and Nanosystems (ANN)
Contact: Kevin W. Lyons, Program Director
Tel: 703-292-5365
Email: klyons@nsf.gov
Full Program: http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2006/nsf06595/nsf06595.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides funding for collaborative research and education in the area of active nanostructures and nanosystems, and on the long-term social change associated with these innovations. Approximately $29 million is available to fund sixty awards.

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Program Number: 84454
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Sponsor: National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration/Department of Commerce
Title: Coral Reef Ecosystem Studies (CRES)
Contact: Michael Dowgiallo
Tel: 301-703-3338
Email: Michael.Dowgiallo@noaa.gov
Website: http://www.grants.gov/search/search.do?oppId=9900&mode=VIEW
Full Program: http://a257.g.akamaitech.net/7/257/2422/01jan20061800/edocket.access.gpo.gov/2006/06-5225.htm
Deadlines: 11/13/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor is soliciting proposals for projects of 3-5 years in duration for the Coral Reef Ecosystem Studies Program (CRES), and 1-3 years in duration for the Deep Coral Reef Ecosystem Studies Program (Deep-CRES). The program priorities for this opportunity support NOAA's mission support goal of: Ecosystems - Protect, Restore, and Manage Use of Coastal and Ocean Resources through Ecosystem-Based Management.

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Program Number: 84260
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Sponsor: Association of Fundraising Professionals
Title: Skystone Ryan Prize for Research on Fundraising and Philanthropy
Contact:
Tel: 703-684-0410
Full Program: http://www.afpnet.org/ka/ka-3.cfm?content_item_id=1544&folder_id=891
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor awards $3,000 to the author of a book that contributes substantially to the knowledge and understanding of fundraising or philanthropic behavior.

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Program Number: 83222
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Sponsor: Center on Budget and Policy Priorities
Title: Internship Program
Contact: Internship Coordinator
Tel: 202-408-1095, x386
Email: internship@cbpp.org
Full Program: http://www.cbpp.org/internship.html
Deadlines: 2/15/2006,7/15/2006,11/6/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers full- and part-time paid internships in the area of public policy issues affecting low-income families and individuals.

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Program Number: 82577
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Sponsor: National Institute on Aging/NIH/DHHS
Title: Aging Research Dissertation Awards to Increase Diversity (R36)
Contact: Robin A. Barr, Ph.D.
Tel: 301-496-9322
Email: BarrR@mail.nih.gov
Full Program: http://grants1.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-06-117.html
Deadlines: 2/15/2006,3/15/2006,10/16/2006,11/15/2006,2/15/2007,3/15/2007,10/16/2007,11/15/2007,2/15/2008,3/15/2008
Deadline Note:
The deadlines for receipt of optional letters of intent are: February 15, 2006; October 16, 2006; February 15, 2007; October 16, 2007; and February 15, 2008. The corresponding dates for receipt of full applications are March 15, 2006; November 15, 2006; March 15, 2007; November 15, 2007; and March 15, 2008. This program will expire on March 16, 2008.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers support for dissertation awards in all areas of research within the Institute's mandate to increase the diversity of the research workforce on aging. This PAR will use the NIH R36 dissertation award mechanism.

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Program Number: 82404
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Sponsor: Richland County Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact:
Tel: 419-525-3020
Email: bsmith@rcfoundation.org
Full Program: http://www.richlandcountyfoundation.org/pages/697086/index.htm
Deadlines: 5/1/2006,7/1/2006,9/1/2006,11/1/2006,1/1/2007,3/1/2007,5/1/2007
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor makes grants to tax-exempt organizations in Richland County to provide programs and services fulfilling the community needs.

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Program Number: 82174
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Sponsor: Directorate for Computer and Information Sciences and Engineering/NSF
Title: Information and Intelligent Systems: Advancing Human-Centered Computing, Information Integration and Informatics, and Robust Intelligence
Contact: Lawrnece E. Brandt, Program Director
Tel: 703-292-8930
Email: lbrandt@nsf.gov
Full Program: http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2006/nsf06572/nsf06572.htm
Deadlines: 10/19/2006,11/2/2006,12/6/2006
Deadline Note:
Large Projects are due October 19, 2006. Medium Projects are due November 2, 2006. Small Projects are due December 6, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor intends to fund science and engineering research and education projects that develop new knowledge in the following three core technical areas: Human-Centered Computing (HCC); Information Integration and Informatics (III); and Robust Intelligence (RI).

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Program Number: 81526
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Sponsor: National Library of Medicine/NIH/DHHS
Title: NLM Grants for Scholarly Works in Biomedicine and Health
Contact: Dr. Hua-Chuan Sim
Tel: 301-496-4523
Email: simh@mail.nih.gov
Full Program: http://grants1.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-05-025.html
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,3/1/2006,6/1/2006,7/1/2006,10/1/2006,11/1/2006,2/1/2007,3/1/2007,6/1/2007,7/1/2007,10/1/2007,11/1/2007
Deadline Note:
The deadline for receipt of new applications are February 1, June 1, and October 1 annually. The deadlines for receipt of revised applications are March 1, July 1, and November 1 annually. This program will expire on January 3, 2008.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers support for the preparation of book-length manuscripts and other scholarly works of value to U.S. health professionals, public health officials, biomedical researchers, and historians of the health sciences. Grants are awarded for major critical reviews, state-of-the-art summaries, historical studies, and other useful organizations of knowledge in clinical medicine, public health, biomedical research, and the informatics/information sciences relating to them. The scholarly work may be prepared for publication in print or non-print media, or both. This PAR will use the G13 award mechanism.

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Program Number: 81053
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Sponsor: National Institute for Occupational Safety & Health/CDC/DHHS
Title: NIOSH Support for Conferences and Scientific Meetings (R13/U13)
Contact: Susan B. Board, M.S., Scientific Program Administrator
Tel: 404-498-2512
Email: sboard@cdc.gov
Full Program: http://grants1.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-06-014.html
Deadlines: 3/1/2006,4/15/2006,7/1/2006,8/15/2006,11/1/2006,12/15/2006,3/1/2007,4/15/2007,7/1/2007,8/15/2007,11/1/2007,12/15/2007
Deadline Note:
The deadlines for receipt of optional letters of intent are November 1, March 1, and July 1, annually. The corresponding deadlines for receipt of full applications are April 15, August 15, and December 15, annually. This program will expire on December 16, 2007.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers support for conferences and scientific meetings which support the mission of the sponsor. This PA will use the conference grant (R13) and conference cooperative agreement (U13) award mechanisms.

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Program Number: 80907
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Sponsor: Kroc (Joan B.) Institute for International Peace Studies
Title: Visiting Fellows Program
Contact: Dr. Martha Merritt, Associate Director
Tel: 574-631-6970
Email: mmerritt@nd.edu
Full Program: http://kroc.nd.edu/visiting_fellows/visfell0708.shtml
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The Kroc Institute brings together outstanding scholars to conduct research in peace studies, broadly defined. Themes include the peacemaking role of international norms, policies, and institutions; the psychology of violence; and the quest for social, economic and environmental justice.

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Program Number: 80748
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Sponsor: Office of Science/Department of Energy
Title: Grants and Cooperative Agreements for Nuclear Physics
Contact: Dr. Eugene A. Henry
Tel: 301-903-3613
Email: Gene.Henry@science.doe.gov
Website: http://apply.grants.gov/opportunities/instructions/oppDE-PS02-06ER06-23-cfda81.049-instructions.doc
Full Program: https://e-center.doe.gov/iips/faopor.nsf/UNID/1E50E12ADBD500E5852571C0006E661A?OpenDocument
Deadlines: 10/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
The deadline for receipt of optional letters of intent is October 1, 2006. The deadline for receipt of full applications is November 1, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor invites new applications for support of research in Nuclear Physics. The Nuclear Physics program supports basic research, technical developments and world-class accelerator facilities to expand the fundamental understanding of the interactions and structures of atomic nuclei and nuclear matters, and an understanding of the forces of nature as manifested in nuclear matter.

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Program Number: 79624
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Sponsor: Directorate for Computer and Information Sciences and Engineering/NSF
Title: CISE Computing Research Infrastructure (CRI)
Contact: Rita Rodriguez, Program Director
Tel: 703-292-8950
Email: rrodrigu@nsf.gov
Website: http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2006/nsf06597/nsf06597.htm
Full Program: http://www.grants.gov/search/search.do?oppId=10637&mode=VIEW
Deadlines: 10/2/2006,11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
Optional Letters of Intent are due October 2, 2006. Full proposals are due November 15, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
Support is provided for the acquisition, development, enhancement, and operation of research infrastructure that enables discovery, learning, and innovation in all computing fields supported by the sponsor.

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Program Number: 70940
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Sponsor: Silicon Valley Association of REALTORS Charitable Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact: Sarah Kishler
Tel: 408-200-0112
Email: skishler@silvar.org
Full Program: http://www.silvar.org/Contents/ASP/common.asp?id=35&Link=Link35
Deadlines: 2/15/2006,5/15/2006,8/15/2006,11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
The sponsor's Trustees meet quarterly (March, June, September, December) to evaluate applications. Applications must be received by the deadlines dates in order to be considered at the respective quarterly meeting.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for projects that help create more productive and enriched communities.

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Program Number: 70446
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Sponsor: Baylor University
Title: Robert Foster Cherry Award for Great Teaching
Contact:
Tel: 254-710-2923
Full Program: http://www.baylor.edu/cherry_awards/
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides an award designed to honor great teachers, to stimulate discussion in the academy about the value of teaching, and to encourage departments and institutions to value their own great teachers. The winner of the award will receive a prize of $205,000 and will teach in residence at Baylor University during the 2008 fall or 2009 spring semester; travel expenses and a furnished apartment will be provided.

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Program Number: 70109
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Sponsor: Medical Library Association
Title: Donald A.B. Lindberg Research Fellowship
Contact:
Tel: 312-419-9094, x28
Email: mlapd2@mlahq.org
Website: http://www.mlanet.org/pdf/grants/lindberg_submission_20060711.pdf
Full Program: http://www.mlanet.org/awards/grants/lindberg.html
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for individuals whose research will extend the underlying knowledge base of health sciences information management or enhance the practice of the information professions, particularly health sciences librarianship. Fellows must be citizens or permanent residents of the United States, or have been lawfully admitted for permanent residence at the time of appointment. The award is not restricted to disbursement in a single year and funding may be disbursed over a period of up to five years depending on the needs of the research fellow.

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Program Number: 69343
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Sponsor: Alliant Energy
Title: Community Grants Program
Contact: Tim Heinrich, Executive Director
Tel: 605-458-4483
Email: foundation@alliantenergy.com
Full Program: http://www.alliantenergy.com/docs/groups/public/documents/pub/p012195.pdf
Deadlines: 11/1/2006,2/1/2007,5/1/2007,8/1/2007
Deadline Note:
Proposal letters are accepted on an ongoing basis throughout the year, but are considered only in the next grantmaking cycle. The deadlines for proposal letters are November 1, February 1, May 1 and August 1.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor seeks to improve the quality of life in the communities it serves by supporting programs in the areas of: human needs; education; culture and art; civic; and environment.

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Program Number: 68485
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Sponsor: Reuter Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact: Bob Reuter
Tel: 216-961-1141
Email: mail@ReuterFdn.org
Full Program: http://www.reuterfdn.org/apply.htm
Deadlines: 5/15/2006,6/15/2006,7/15/2006,8/15/2006,9/15/2006,10/15/2006,11/15/2006,12/15/2006,1/15/2007,2/15/2007,3/15/2007,4/15/2007
Deadline Note:
The sponsor suggests submitting a letter of inquiry prior to a full proposal. If the sponsor is interested, the applicant may submit a full proposal. Requests are evaluated every month. Requests received by the 15th of the month, will be evaluated by the 30th of the following month.
SYNOPSIS:
The majority of the sponsor's grants are made for social services to help the needy, homeless and disadvantaged in the Cleveland, Ohio and Collin County, Texas areas.

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Program Number: 66894
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Sponsor: National Endowment for the Arts/National Fndn. on the Arts & Humanities
Title: Universal Design Leadership Project
Contact: William Hummel
Tel: 202-682-5417
Email: contracts@arts.gov
Full Program: http://www.arts.gov/grants/apply/RFP/UniversalDesign.pdf
Deadlines: 11/2/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for a cooperative agreement to carry out a project with the goal of creating greater public awareness of and demand for universal designed environments.

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Program Number: 65733
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Sponsor: Columbus Foundation
Title: Competitive Grants
Contact:
Tel: 614-251-4000
Email: tcfinfo@columbusfoundation.org
Full Program: http://www.columbusfoundation.org/GD/_gd_templates/pages/gdPageSecondary.aspx?page=131
Deadlines: 4/7/2006,7/7/2006,9/8/2006,11/3/2006
Deadline Note:
Each program area has an individual deadline date: Health -- April 7, 2006; Social Services -- July 7, 2006; Urban Affairs -- September 8, 2006; Advancing Philanthropy and Arts and Conservation -- November 3, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
Grants are made to tax exempt organizations in the fields of conservation, education, health, social services, urban affairs, and advancing philanthropy.

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Program Number: 62070
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Sponsor: United States Anti-Doping Agency
Title: Research Program
Contact: Elisha Symanski
Tel: 719-785-2023
Email: esymanski@usantidoping.org
Full Program: http://www.usantidoping.org/what/research/grants.html
Deadlines: 8/1/2006,11/1/2006,2/1/2007,5/1/2007
SYNOPSIS:
Support is provided to research institutions for research related to the deterrence of the use of performance-enhancing drugs in sports.

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Program Number: 60274
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Sponsor: Woods Charitable Fund, Inc.
Title: Grants Program
Contact: Pam Baker
Tel: 402-436-5971
Email: pbaker@woodscharitable.org
Full Program: http://fdncenter.org/grantmaker/woods/apply.html
Deadlines: 3/1/2006,7/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Applicants should contact the sponsor prior to submitting a proposal.
SYNOPSIS:
Support is provided to tax-exempt organizations to strengthen the community by improving opportunities and life outcomes for all people in Lincoln, Nebraska.

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Program Number: 58919
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Sponsor: American Society for Engineering Education
Title: Research Associateship Programs--Air Force Summer Faculty Fellowship Program
Contact:
Tel: 202-331-3525
Email: sffp@asee.org
Full Program: http://www.asee.org/sffp/
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
The online application to the 2006 Air Force Summer Faculty Fellowship Program will be open from August 1, 2006 to November 1, 2006. References are due by November 8, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The Air Force Summer Faculty Fellowship Program (SFFP) offers hands-on exposure to Air Force research challenges through eight (8) to twelve (12) week research residencies at participating Air Force Research Facilities for full-time science and engineering faculty at U.S. colleges and universities.

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Program Number: 58612
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--U.S. Military Academy/U.S. Army Research Laboratory
Contact: Associateship Programs
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/pga/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&AA~USMA/ARL
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 58604
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--U.S. Army Research Laboratory
Contact: Associateship Programs
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/pga/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&76~ARL
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 58603
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--U.S. Army Natick Soldier Center-U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command
Contact: Associateship Programs
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/pga/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&39~NSC
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers at participating laboratories. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 58602
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--U.S. Army Medical Research and Materiel Command
Contact: Associateship Programs
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/pga/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&97~AMRMC
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. Annual stipends are awarded.

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Program Number: 58601
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--U.S. Army Edgewood Chemical & Biological Center
Contact: Associateship Programs
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/pga/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&11~ECBC
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 58596
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--US Army Research, Development & Engineering Command (Provisional), Night Vision & Electronic Sensors Directorate (NVESD)
Contact: Associateship Programs
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/pga/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&33~NVESD
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 58572
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--Naval Postgraduate School
Contact: Associateship Programs
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/pga/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&62~NPS
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 58542
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--Air Force Research Laboratory
Contact:
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/vwLabInformation/ABB715505F41BE6C85256A530046553B?OpenDocument&13~AFRL
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 57778
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Sponsor: Office of Science/Department of Energy
Title: Office of Nuclear Physics Outstanding Junior Investigator Program
Contact: Dr. Sidney A. Coon
Tel: 301-903-7878
Email: sidney.a.coon@science.doe.gov
Website: https://e-center.doe.gov/iips/faopor.nsf/UNID/D9FECBCB903BE033852571C0006D8BC9?OpenDocument
Deadlines: 9/19/2006,11/8/2006
Deadline Note:
The deadline for receipt of optional letters of intent is September 19, 2006. The deadline for receipt of full applications is November 8, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor supports the development of individual research programs of outstanding scientists early in their careers. A total of $300,000 will be available to fund grants of three to five years.

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Program Number: 57660
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Sponsor: Getty (J. Paul) Trust
Title: Library Research Grants
Contact:
Tel: 310-440-7374
Email: researchgrants@getty.edu
Full Program: http://www.getty.edu/grants/research/scholars/research_libraryfellow.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides partial, short-term support for costs relating to travel and living expenses for scholars whose research requires use of specific collections housed in the Research Library at the Getty Research Institute.

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Program Number: 56600
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Sponsor: National Institute on Deafness & Other Communication Disorders/NIH/DHHS
Title: NIDCD Small Grant Program
Contact: Dr. Amy Donahue
Tel: 301-402-3458
Email: Donahuea@nidcd.nih.gov
Full Program: http://grants1.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-06-263.html
Deadlines: 7/14/2006,11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
Applications may be submitted to Grants.gov in response to this announcement on or after May 2, 2006. This program expires November 16, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for pilot research that is likely to lead to a subsequent individual research project grant (R01) application. This program will use the NIH Small Research Grant (R03) award mechanism.

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Program Number: 36759
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Sponsor: Office of Rural Health Policy/HRSA/DHHS
Title: Rural Health Network Development Grant Program
Contact: Erica C. Molliver, Public Health Analyst
Tel: 301-443-1520
Email: emolliver@hrsa.gov
Full Program: http://www.grants.gov/search/search.do?oppId=10280&mode=VIEW
Deadlines: 11/2/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor supports development of rural health networks. Grant funds are used to support activities that strengthen the organizational capabilities of these networks whose purpose is to overcome the fragmentation and vulnerability of providers in rural areas. It is estimated that $1.0 million will be available to fund five projects.

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Program Number: 36516
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Sponsor: North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Title: Science for Peace Research and Development Project Grants
Contact: Public Diplomacy Division
Tel:
Email: sfp.applications@hq.nato.int
Website: http://www.nato.int
Full Program: http://www.nato.int/science/support/sfp/sfp-nfa.htm
Deadlines: 7/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Applications may be submitted at any time, but deadlines for submission of applications in 2006 have been set as follows: 1 December 2005 : 1 March 2006 : 1 July 2006 : 1 November 2006 .
SYNOPSIS:
These grants offer support for applied research and development projects in Partner and Mediterranean Dialogue countries, to cover project-related costs such as scientific equipment, computers, software, and training of project personnel. Only projects in the security-related Priority Research Topics will be supported. Projects may be a maximum of three years' duration and those involving more than one Partner or Mediterranean Dialogue (MD) country will be encouraged

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Program Number: 26342
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Sponsor: Hill Monastic Manuscript Library
Title: Heckman Travel Grant
Contact: Committee on Research
Tel: 320-363-3514
Email: HMML@csbsju.edu
Full Program: http://www.hmml.org/scholars/research/heckman.asp
Deadlines: 4/15/2006,11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor provides research stipends to undergraduate, graduate, or postdoctoral scholars to conduct research using materials from the Hill Monastic Manuscript Library at Saint John's University. Up to ten stipends of up to $1,500 are available.

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Program Number: 25269
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Sponsor: North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Title: Security Through Science Programme - Expert Visits
Contact: Public Diplomacy Division
Tel: 32-2-707-4111
Website: http://www.nato.int
Full Program: http://www.nato.int/science/support/ev/ev-nfa.htm
Deadlines: 7/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Applications may be submitted at any time, although deadlines for submission of applications for support have been set as follows:
1 December 2005 : 1 March 2006 : 1 July 2006 : 1 November 2006. The first three deadlines above refer to applications for support in 2006, while the deadline of 1 November 2006 refers to applications for support in 2007.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor supports high level specialists from NATO, partner countries or Mediterranean Dialogue countries who wish to benefit from one another's expertise. The awards are available for expert visits in any priority research topics in the areas of Defence Against Terrorism or Countering Other Threats to Security Visit. Visits may range from a few days duration to a maximum of one month.

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Program Number: 25225
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Sponsor: Canadian Federation of University Women
Title: Dr. Marion Elder Grant Fellowship
Contact:
Tel: 613-234-2732
Email: cfuwfls@rogers.com
Website: http://www.cfuw.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=category§ionid=7&id=85&Itemid=88
Full Program: http://www.cfuw.org/documents/fellowships/2007-2008_Fellowships_Infopac.doc
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor provides fellowship support to a female researcher enrolled in a full-time course of studies at any level of a masters or doctoral program, except the first year of a first masters program.

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Program Number: 25210
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Sponsor: Canadian Federation of University Women
Title: Margaret McWilliams Pre-doctoral Fellowship
Contact:
Tel: 613-234-2732
Email: cfuwfls@rogers.com
Website: http://www.cfuw.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=category§ionid=7&id=85&Itemid=88
Full Program: http://www.cfuw.org/documents/fellowships/2007-2008_Fellowships_Infopac.doc
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor provides a fellowship for a female student in doctoral level studies who may be studying abroad.

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Program Number: 17558
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Sponsor: National Cancer Institute/NIH/DHHS
Title: Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Awards for Individual Predoctoral Fellowships (F31) to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research
Contact: H. Nelson Aguila, D.V.M.
Tel: 301-496-7344
Email: Aguilah@mail.nih.gov
Full Program: http://grants1.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-06-481.html
Deadlines: 11/15/2006,5/1/2007,11/15/2007,5/1/2008,11/15/2008,5/1/2009,11/15/2009
Deadline Note:
This program will expire on November 16, 2009.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers support designed to improve the diversity of the health-related research workforce by supporting the training of predoctoral students from groups that have been shown to be underrepresented. Such candidates include individuals from underrepresented racial and ethnic groups, individuals with disabilities, and individuals from disadvantaged backgrounds. This program will use the Ruth L. Kirschstein Individual Predoctoral National Research Service Award (NRSA) F31 award mechanism.

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Program Number: 16036
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Sponsor: American Library Association
Title: Carnegie-Whitney Awards (ALA)
Contact: Ray Toler
Tel: 800-545-2433 x5416
Email: rtoler@ala.org
Full Program: http://www.ala.org/Template.cfm?Section=grantfellowship&template=/ContentManagement/ContentDisplay.cfm&ContentID=124388
Deadlines: 11/6/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides grants for the preparation and publication of popular or scholarly reading lists, indexes and other guides to library resources that will be useful to users of all types of libraries. Grants of up to $5,000 are available.

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Program Number: 15276
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Sponsor: American Association of University Women Educational Foundation
Title: Summer/Short-Term Research Publication Grants
Contact:
Tel: 319-337-1716 x60
Email: aauw@act.org
Full Program: http://www.aauw.org/fga/fellowships_grants/american.cfm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for women college and university faculty and independent researchers to prepare research for publication. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Awards of $6,000 are available for an eight-week period.

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Program Number: 09277
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Sponsor: Folger Institute
Title: Long-Term Fellowships
Contact: Carol Brobeck, Fellowships Program Administrator
Tel: 202-675-0348
Email: cbrobeck@folger.edu
Full Program: http://www.folger.edu/template.cfm?cid=298
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for in-residence fellowships for research projects appropriate to the sponsor's collections. Awards of $40,000 or $50,000 will be made. The duration of awards is from six to nine months.

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Program Number: 08464
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Sponsor: North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Title: Security Through Science Programme - Advanced Research Workshops (ARWs)
Contact: Public Diplomacy Division
Tel: 32 2 707 4111
Website: http://www.nato.int
Full Program: http://www.nato.int/science/support/arw/arw-nfa.htm
Deadlines: 7/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Applications may be submitted at any time, although deadlines for submission of applications for support have been set as follows to coincide with meetings of the Advisory Panels. 1 December 2005 : 1 March 2006 : 1 July 2006: 1 November 2006. The first three deadlines above refer to applications for support in 2006, while the deadline of 1 November 2006 refers to applications for support in 2007.
SYNOPSIS:
The purpose of an advanced research workshop is to contribute to the critical assessment of existing knowledge on new and important topics, to identify directions for future research, and to promote close working relationships between scientists from different countries and with different professional experience. Funding amounts vary dependent on the size and duration of the workshop.

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Program Number: 08309
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Sponsor: North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Title: Security Through Science Programme - Collaborative Linkage Grants
Contact:
Tel: 32 2 707 4111
Website: http://www.nato.int
Full Program: http://www.nato.int/science/support/clg/clg-nfa.htm
Deadlines: 7/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Applications may be submitted at any time, although deadlines for submission of applications for support have been set as follows:
1 December 2005 : 1 March 2006 : 1 July 2006 ; 1 November 2006. The first three deadlines above refer to applications for support in 2006, while the deadline of 1 November 2006 refers to applications for support in 2007.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers assistance to members of research teams in universities or research institutions in countries of the Euro-Atlantic Partnership Council, to collaborate on research projects. The collaboration must be between scientists in NATO countries and those of Partner or Mediterranean Dialogue countries. Support offered differs, depending on the scope of the project and may be offered for up to two years.

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Program Number: 04255
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Sponsor: Rockefeller Archive Center
Title: Grants-in-Aid for Research at the Rockefeller Archive Center
Contact: Grants Program Administrator
Tel:
Email: archive@rockefeller.edu
Full Program: http://archive.rockefeller.edu/grants/generalgia.php
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
Mailed applications must be postmarked by November 15. Applications submitted via e-mail attachment must be submitted prior to midnight Eastern Standard Time November 15.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers grants to promote and support research in the Rockefeller Archive Center. These grants may be used towards round-trip travel to the Center, for temporary lodging in the area, and for related research expenses.

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Program Number: 01575
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Sponsor: American-Scandinavian Foundation
Title: Awards for Study in Scandinavia--Grants
Contact:
Tel: 212-879-9779
Email: info@amscan.org
Full Program: http://www.amscan.org/asfsis_1.pdf
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides grants to individuals to pursue research or study in one or more Scandinavian countries for up to one to three months. Eligible applicants include post-graduate scholars, professionals, and candidates in the arts.

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Program Number: 00996
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Sponsor: North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Title: Security Through Science Programme - Advanced Study Institutes (ASI's)
Contact: Public Diplomacy Division
Tel: 32 2 707 4111
Website: http://www.nato.int
Full Program: http://www.nato.int/science/support/asi/asi-nfa.htm
Deadlines: 7/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Applications may be submitted at any time, although deadlines for submission of applications for support have been set as follows to coincide with meetings of the Advisory Panels: 1 December 2005 : 1 March 2006 : 1 July 2006 : 1 November 2006. The first three deadlines above refer to applications for support in 2006, while the deadline of 1 November 2006 refers to applications for support in 2007.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor supports high level teaching activities where a carefully defined subject, systematically presented, is treated in depth by lecturers of international standing, and new advances in a subject, not taught elsewhere, are reported in tutorial form. ASI's should be co-directed by a scientist from both a NATO country and a partner country of the EAPC or a country of the Mediterranean Dialogue.

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Program Number: 00813
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Sponsor: Directorate for Social, Behavorial and Economic Sciences/NSF
Title: Minority Postdoctoral Research Fellowships and Supporting Activities
Contact: John Perhonis, Associate Program Director
Tel: 703-292-8763
Email: jperhoni@nsf.gov
Full Program: http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2006/nsf06586/nsf06586.htm
Deadlines: 11/6/2006,3/1/2007
Deadline Note:
Fellowship applications are due by November 6, 2006. Graduate Student Travel award requests must be received no later than three months prior to the proposed travel. Fellows may submit Research Starter Grant proposals between October 1, 2006 and March 1, 2007.
SYNOPSIS:

Fellowships are offered to recent minority Ph.D.s for training in the biological and social, behavioral, or economic sciences at an institution in the U.S. or abroad. In addition, travel awards and research starter grants are available.

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Program Number: 00740
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Sponsor: Directorate for Mathematics and Physical Sciences/NSF
Title: Division of Materials Research
Contact: Thomas A. Weber, Division Director
Tel: 703-292-4915
Email: tweber@nsf.gov
Full Program: http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2005/nsf05025/nsf05025.jsp
Deadlines: 11/3/2006
SYNOPSIS:

Support is provided for materials research in the areas of metals, ceramics, and electronic materials; condensed matter and materials theory; solid-state chemistry; and polymers.

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Program Number: 00648
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Sponsor: American Association of University Women Educational Foundation
Title: Dissertation Fellowships
Contact:
Tel: 319-337-1716 x60
Email: aauw@act.org
Full Program: http://www.aauw.org/fga/fellowships_grants/american.cfm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for women doctoral candidates completing dissertations. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Awards of $20,000 for one year are available.

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Program Number: 00613
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Sponsor: German Academic Exchange Service
Title: Graduate Scholarship for Study/Research in Germany
Contact:
Tel: 212-758-3223
Email: daadny@daad.org
Full Program: http://www.daad.org/?p=47209
Deadlines: 11/1/2006,11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
Applicants in the fields of music, visual arts and performing arts must submit their application by November 1, 2006. Applicants in all other fields must submit their applications by November 15, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor provides support to highly qualified graduating seniors and graduate students of all disciplines to provide the opportunity to study in Germany, or to complete a postgraduate or Master's degree course and obtain a degree from a German higher education institution.



SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

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Program Number: 89821
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Sponsor: National Endowment for the Humanities/Natl. Fndn. on the Arts & Humanities
Title: Digital Humanities Start-Up Grants
Contact:
Tel: 202-606-8401
Email: dhi@neg.gov
Full Program:
http://www.neh.gov/grants/guidelines/digitalhumanitiesstartup.html
Deadlines: 11/15/2006,4/3/2007
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor invites proposals for the planning or initial stages of digital initiatives in all areas of the humanities. Digital Humanities Start-Up Grants should result in plans, prototypes, or proofs of concept for long-term digital humanities projects prior to implementation. Applications may be submitted by individuals or institutions.

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Program Number: 89668
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Sponsor: National Endowment for the Humanities/Natl. Fndn. on the Arts & Humanities
Title: National Digital Newspaper Program
Contact:
Tel: 202-606-8570
Email: preservation@neh.gov
Full Program: http://www.neh.gov/grants/guidelines/ndnp.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
Support is provided to create a national, digital resource of historically significant newspapers from all the states and U.S. territories published between 1836 and 1922.

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Program Number: 89409
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Sponsor: Getty (J. Paul) Trust
Title: Postdoctoral Fellowship in Conservation Science
Contact:
Tel: 310-440-7374
Email: researchgrants@getty.edu
Full Program: http://www.getty.edu/grants/research/scholars/Research_GCIPostdoc.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor's fellowship is a two-year program designed to provide recent PhDs in chemistry or the physical sciences experience in the sponsor's Museum Research Laboratory (MRL). The 2007-2009 fellowship will give particular emphasis to conservation science as conducted in a museum environment.

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Program Number: 89368
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Sponsor: American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery, Inc.
Title: Grants for Medical Students, Undergraduate Students, Residents, and Fellows doing Patient Oriented Research
Contact:
Tel: 715-845-9283
Email: information@aslms.org
Website: http://www.aslms.org/forms/travel_grant_form.html
Full Program: http://www.aslms.org/grants/patientresearch.html
Deadlines: 11/6/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides financial assistance to support attendance of a number of medical students, undergraduate students interns, residents, and fellows-in-training doing patient oriented research at the 2007 American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery (ASLMS) Annual Meeting.

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Program Number: 89367
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Sponsor: American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery, Inc.
Title: Peggy Nowell, R.N. Travel Grant
Contact:
Tel: 715-845-9283
Email: information@aslms.org
Website: http://www.aslms.org/forms/travel_grant_form.html
Full Program: http://www.aslms.org/grants/peggynowell.html
Deadlines: 11/6/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides financial assistance to a member and/or non-member to attend and present an abstract in the nursing/allied health session at the ASLMS Annual Meeting.

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Program Number: 89153
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Sponsor: Protein Society
Title: Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin Award
Contact: Cynthia Yablonski, Executive Officer
Tel: 301-634-7277
Email: cyablonski@proteinsociety.org
Full Program: http://www.proteinsociety.org/pages/page03c.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides an award to recognize exceptional contributions in protein science, which profoundly influence the understanding of biology.

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Program Number: 89064
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Sponsor: VolkswagenStiftung Foundation
Title: Lichtenberg Professorships
Contact: Dr. Anja Fließ
Tel: 49 (0)511 8381-374
Email: fliess@volkswagenstiftung.de
Full Program: http://www.volkswagenstiftung.de/fileadmin/downloads/merkblaetter/MB_79_e.pdf
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers support for outstandingly qualified (junior) academics in connection with innovative fields of research located
between the disciplines as well as new teaching concepts within the respective research environment. The funding which will be made available for a period of up to eight years is expected to pave an interesting new path in higher education. There are no thematic restrictions; hence, the funding is available equally to applicants from the humanities and the social sciences, or the natural and engineering sciences as well as medicine.

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Program Number: 88838
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Sponsor: Hip Society
Title: Society Awards
Contact: Robert Barrack, M.D.
Tel:
Full Program: http://www.hipsoc.org/awards.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor announces three awards for papers submitted from the various training programs or from practicing orthopaedic surgeons for presentation at the annual Hip Society meeting.

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Program Number: 88610
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Sponsor: National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration/Department of Commerce
Title: Administration of NOAA's Undergraduate Scholarship Program
Contact: Chantell Haskins
Tel: 301-713-9437 x-125
Email: Chantell.Haskins@noaa.gov
Website: http://www.grants.gov/search/search.do?oppId=10042&mode=VIEW
Full Program: http://a257.g.akamaitech.net/7/257/2422/01jan20061800/edocket.access.gpo.gov/2006/06-5225.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The purpose of this document is to advise the public that NOAA's Office of Education (OEd), Educational Partnership Program is announcing the availability of Federal assistance for a not-for-profit organization to administer its Undergraduate Scholarship Program. The goal of the Undergraduate Scholarship Program is to increase the number of students who undertake course work and graduate with degrees in the targeted areas integral to NOAA's mission. This program targets students who have completed their sophomore year; attend Minority Serving Institutions; major in mathematics, science, or engineering; and have recently declared, or about to declare a major in atmospheric, oceanic, remote sensing technology, or environmental science disciplines.

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Program Number: 88589
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Sponsor: National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration/Department of Commerce
Title: Coral Reef Conservation Grant Program--General Coral Reef Conservation Grants
Contact: Andy Bruckner
Tel: 301-713-3459 x-190
Email: andy.bruckner@noaa.gov
Full Program: http://a257.g.akamaitech.net/7/257/2422/01jan20061800/edocket.access.gpo.gov/2006/06-5225.htm
Deadlines: 11/10/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The NOAA Coral Reef Conservation Program/General Coral Reef Conservation Grants (GCRCGP) provides funding to institutions of higher education, non-profit organizations, commercial organizations, Freely Associated State government agencies, and local and Indian tribal governments to support coral reef conservation projects in the United States and the Freely Associated States in the Pacific, as authorized under the Coral Reef Conservation Act of 2000. Projects funded through the GCRCGP support on-the-ground efforts that: (1) help preserve, sustain and restore the condition of coral reef ecosystems, (2) promote the wise management and sustainable use of coral reef resources, (3) increase public knowledge and awareness of coral reef ecosystems and issues regarding their conservation and (4) develop sound scientific information on the condition of coral reef ecosystems and the threats to such ecosystems.

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Program Number: 87872
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Sponsor: National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute/NIH/DHHS
Title: RFA-HL-07-003--Collaborative Studies on Lung Stem Cell Biology and Cell Based Therapy (R01)
Contact: Mary Anne Berberich, Ph.D.
Tel: 301-435-0222
Email: berbrim@nhlbi.nih.gov
Full Program: http://grants1.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-HL-07-003.html
Deadlines: 11/10/2006,12/12/2006
Deadline Note:
The deadline for receipt of optional letters of intent is November 10, 2006. The deadline for receipt of full applications is December 12, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers support for research on lung stem cell biology and cell based therapy for lung diseases. This program will support regular research grants (R01s), which include collaborations between basic scientists and clinical investigators who will explore together clinically relevant questions, thereby enabling basic science findings to be more readily translated into studies that investigate the potential of cell based therapy for preventing and treating lung disease. An important goal of this program is to provide the basic knowledge necessary to eventually develop safe and efficacious clinical protocols on lung cell based therapy.

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Program Number: 87798
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Sponsor: National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases/NIH/DHHS
Title: RFA-DK-06-004--Biomarker Development for Diabetic Complications (R21)
Contact: Teresa L.Z. Jones, M.D.
Tel: 301-435-2996
Email: tj104e@nih.gov
Full Program: http://grants1.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-DK-06-004.html
Deadlines: 11/13/2006,12/12/2006
Deadline Note:
Applications may be submitted to Grants.gov in response to this announcement on or after October 13, 2006. The deadline for receipt of optional letters of intent is November 13, 2006. The deadline for receipt of full applications is December 12, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsors offer support for exploratory and developmental research on biomarkers for the microvascular and macrovascular complications of diabetes. This program will use the NIH Exploratory/Developmental (R21) grant mechanism.

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Program Number: 86587
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Sponsor: Western Washington University
Title: Shannon Point Marine Center Minorities in Marine Science Undergraduate Program (MIMSUP)
Contact: Dr. Brian Bingham
Tel: 360-293-2188
Email: Brian.Bingham@wwu.edu
Full Program: http://www.ac.wwu.edu/~mimsup/index.html
Deadlines: 11/10/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The National Science Foundation-funded Minorities in Marine Science Undergraduate Program (MIMSUP) is designed to introduce members of racial or ethnic groups under-represented in science and engineering to academic and professional careers in marine science. Targeted groups include Native Americans, Alaskan Natives, African Americans, Latino/Hispanics and Pacific Islanders. Eight selected students spend two quarters (January 9 - June 15) at the Shannon Point Marine Center taking introductory and specialized courses in the marine sciences (31 quarter credit hours), attending seminars and workshops, exploring career opportunities, and engaging in supervised research. They also attend a regional or national scientific meeting. After the program, students return to their home institutions to complete their undergraduate programs.

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Program Number: 86119
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--Institute for Water Resources (IWR)
Contact: Dr. Paul Zielinski
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&35~IWR
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 86118
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory (CRREL)
Contact: Dr. Eric Basques
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&05~CRREL
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 86116
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--Navy Marine Mammal Program (NMMP)
Contact: Dr. H. Ray Gamble
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&60~NMMP
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 86115
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--US Army Research, Development and Engineering Command/Armament Research Development and Engineering Center (RDECOM/ARDEC)
Contact: Dr. Paul Zielinski
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&16~RDECOM/ARDEC
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in the US academic cricles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 86113
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--US Department of Homeland Security (DHS)
Contact: Dr. Ray Gamble
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&40~DHS
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 85609
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Sponsor: Society of Wetland Scientists
Title: SWS Undergraduate Fellowships for Underrepresented Groups
Contact: Dr. Frank P. Day
Tel: 757-683-4198
Email: fday@odu.edu
Website: http://www.sws.org
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides undergraduate student fellowships for travel to attend the annual SWS meeting in Sacramento, California.

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Program Number: 85303
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Sponsor: American Academy of Clinical Toxicology
Title: Multi-Center Research Award
Contact:
Tel: 717-558-7847
Email: jreisinger@pamedsoc.org
Full Program: http://www.clintox.org/Research_Award/Multi-Center_Research_Award.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor announces a call for submission of multicenter clinical toxicology research protocols. Up to $30,000 is available to fund one multicenter study.

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Program Number: 85227
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Sponsor: Directorate for Engineering/NSF
Title: Active Nanostructures and Nanosystems (ANN)
Contact: Kevin W. Lyons, Program Director
Tel: 703-292-5365
Email: klyons@nsf.gov
Full Program: http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2006/nsf06595/nsf06595.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides funding for collaborative research and education in the area of active nanostructures and nanosystems, and on the long-term social change associated with these innovations. Approximately $29 million is available to fund sixty awards.

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Program Number: 84996
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Sponsor: American Institute of Physics
Title: Graints-in-Aid for History of Modern Physics and Allied Fields
Contact: Spencer Weart
Tel: 301-209-3174
Email: sweart@aip.org
Full Program: http://www.aip.org/history/web-grnt.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006,4/15/2007
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides grants-in-aid for research in the history of modern physics and allied sciences (such as astronomy, geophysics and optics) and their social interactions.

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Program Number: 84995
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Sponsor: American Society for Environmental History
Title: Rachel Carson Prize
Contact: Lisa Mighetto
Tel:
Email: director@aseh.net
Full Program: http://www.aseh.net/awards
Deadlines: 11/3/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides a prize to recognize the best dissertation in environmental history. Submissions for the 2006 prize should have been published between November 1, 2005 and October 31, 2006.

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Program Number: 84994
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Sponsor: American Society for Environmental History
Title: Alice Hamilton Prize
Contact: Lisa Mighetto
Tel:
Email: director@aseh.net
Full Program: http://www.aseh.net/awards
Deadlines: 11/3/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides a prize to recognize the best article outside environmental history. Submissions for the 2006 prize should have been published between November 1, 2005 and October 31, 2006.

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Program Number: 84991
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Sponsor: American Society for Environmental History
Title: Leopold-Hidy Prize
Contact: Lisa Mighetto
Tel:
Email: director@aseh.net
Full Program: http://www.aseh.net/awards
Deadlines: 11/3/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides a prize to recognize the best article in environmental history. Submissions for the 2006 prize should have been published between November 1, 2005 and October 31, 2006.

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Program Number: 84990
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Sponsor: American Society for Environmental History
Title: George Perkins Marsh Prize
Contact: Lisa Mighetto
Tel:
Email: director@aseh.net
Full Program: http://www.aseh.net/awards
Deadlines: 11/3/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides a prize to recognize the best book in environmental history. Submissions for the 2006 prize should have been published between November 1, 2005 and October 31, 2006.

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Program Number: 84672
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Sponsor: Muscular Dystrophy Association
Title: Clinical Research Training Grant (CRTG)
Contact: Petra O'Shea
Tel: 520-529-5402
Email: crtg@mdausa.org
Full Program: http://www.mdausa.org/research/trac/trac_grant_clirestraining.cfm
Deadlines: 5/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
The deadlines for receipt of letters of intent are May 1, 2006 and November 1, 2006. The deadlines for receipt of full applications, if invited, are June 1, 2006 and December 1, 2006. Applicants are strongly encouraged to contact the sponsor's staff before submitting a letter of intent.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers support to provide promising young clinicians the research training opportunities needed to become productive clinical investigators in neuromuscular disease research.

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Program Number: 84668
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Sponsor: Muscular Dystrophy Association
Title: Translational Research Pre-IND Grant (TR-INDG)
Contact: Sharon Hesterlee, Ph.D., Director of Research Development
Tel: 520-529-5433
Email: shesterlee@mdausa.org
Full Program: http://www.mdausa.org/research/trac/trac_grant_preind.cfm
Deadlines: 5/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
The deadlines for receipt of letters of intent are May 1, 2006 and November 1, 2006. The deadlines for receipt of full applications, if invited, are June 1, 2006 and December 1, 2006. Applicants are strongly encouraged to contact the sponsor's staff before submitting a letter of intent.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers support to aid academic investigators in meeting the requirements for submitting an Investigational New Drug (IND) application to the Food and Drug Administration for a drug or biologic intended to treat neuromuscular disease(s) in MDA's program. It is understood that the applicant will have completed preclinical proof of principle studies, and informal toxicology testing, and will have identified a manufacturer or supplier for clinical-grade quantities of the final drug or biologic at the time the TR-INDG is submitted.

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Program Number: 84664
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Sponsor: Muscular Dystrophy Association
Title: Translational Research Infrastructure Grant (TRIG)
Contact: Sharon Hesterlee, Ph.D., Director of Research Development
Tel: 520-529-5433
Email: shesterlee@mdausa.org
Full Program: http://www.mdausa.org/research/trac/trac_grant_infrastructure.cfm
Deadlines: 5/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
The deadlines for receipt of letters of intent are May 1, 2006 and November 1, 2006. The deadlines for receipt of full applications, if invited, are June 1, 2006 and December 1, 2006. Applicants are strongly encouraged to contact the sponsor's staff before submitting a letter of intent.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers support for the development of infrastructure - tools, techniques or services - that will be of use to the neuromuscular disease research community for the purpose of therapy development.

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Program Number: 84662
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Sponsor: Muscular Dystrophy Association
Title: Translational Research Corporate Grants (TR-CG)
Contact: Sharon Hesterlee, Ph.D., Director of Research Development
Tel: 520-529-5433
Email: shesterlee@mdausa.org
Full Program: http://www.mdausa.org/research/trac/trac_grant_corp.cfm
Deadlines: 5/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
The deadlines for receipt of letters of intent are May 1, 2006 and November 1, 2006. The deadlines for receipt of full applications, if invited, are June 1, 2006 and December 1, 2006. Applicants are strongly encouraged to contact the sponsor's staff before submitting a letter of intent.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support to for-profit companies engaged in preclinical or clinical therapy development for any neuromuscular disease(s) covered in the sponsor's program. A collaborative effort with academic or institutional researchers in an appropriate field is required.

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Program Number: 84629
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Sponsor: Knowles (Janet H. and Harry) Foundation
Title: Young Scholars Research Fellowship Program
Contact: Nicole Gillespie
Tel: 856-608-0001
Email: ngillespie@kstf.org
Full Program: http://www.kstf.org/research_fellowships/rf_application_info.php
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor seeks to support early career scholars engaged in critical research in science and mathematics education. Three two-year fellowships will be made for $110,000 each.

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Program Number: 84492
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Sponsor: American Psychiatric Association
Title: Research Colloquium for Junior Investigators
Contact: Ernesto Guerra
Tel: 800-852-1390
Email: eguerra@psych.org.
Full Program: http://www.psych.org/research/APIRE/2007nomcolloquium.doc
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers a stipend for psychiatrists who are senior residents, fellows or junior faculty to attend the Colloquium for Junior Investigators, May 20, 2007 in San Diego, California.

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Program Number: 84454
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Sponsor: National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration/Department of Commerce
Title: Coral Reef Ecosystem Studies (CRES)
Contact: Michael Dowgiallo
Tel: 301-703-3338
Email: Michael.Dowgiallo@noaa.gov
Website: http://www.grants.gov/search/search.do?oppId=9900&mode=VIEW
Full Program: http://a257.g.akamaitech.net/7/257/2422/01jan20061800/edocket.access.gpo.gov/2006/06-5225.htm
Deadlines: 11/13/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor is soliciting proposals for projects of 3-5 years in duration for the Coral Reef Ecosystem Studies Program (CRES), and 1-3 years in duration for the Deep Coral Reef Ecosystem Studies Program (Deep-CRES). The program priorities for this opportunity support NOAA's mission support goal of: Ecosystems - Protect, Restore, and Manage Use of Coastal and Ocean Resources through Ecosystem-Based Management.

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Program Number: 83927
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Sponsor: Directorate for Mathematics and Physical Sciences/NSF
Title: Condensed Matter and Materials Theory Program
Contact: G. Bruce Taggart, Program Director
Tel: 703-292-4941
Email: gtaggart@nsf.gov
Website: http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2006/nsf06022/nsf06022.jsp
Full Program: http://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=13623&org=NSF&from=fund
Deadlines: 11/3/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor supports theoretical and complementary computational research in the topical areas represented in DMR programs, including condensed matter physics, polymers, solid-state chemistry, metals, electronic materials, and ceramics.

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Program Number: 83378
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Sponsor: Reynolds and Reynolds Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact: Alice Davisson
Tel: 937-485-8138
Email: alice_davisson@reyrey.com
Website: http://www.reyrey.com/our_company/profile/in_the_community/company_foundation.asp
Full Program: http://www.reyrey.com/our_company/profile/in_the_community/comm-grantgl.asp
Deadlines: 2/15/2006,5/17/2006,8/16/2006,11/14/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides grants to tax-exempt organizations in the fields of education; cultural arts; and community betterment.

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Program Number: 82577
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Sponsor: National Institute on Aging/NIH/DHHS
Title: Aging Research Dissertation Awards to Increase Diversity (R36)
Contact: Robin A. Barr, Ph.D.
Tel: 301-496-9322
Email: BarrR@mail.nih.gov
Full Program: http://grants1.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-06-117.html
Deadlines: 2/15/2006,3/15/2006,10/16/2006,11/15/2006,2/15/2007,3/15/2007,10/16/2007,11/15/2007,2/15/2008,3/15/2008
Deadline Note:
The deadlines for receipt of optional letters of intent are: February 15, 2006; October 16, 2006; February 15, 2007; October 16, 2007; and February 15, 2008. The corresponding dates for receipt of full applications are March 15, 2006; November 15, 2006; March 15, 2007; November 15, 2007; and March 15, 2008. This program will expire on March 16, 2008.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers support for dissertation awards in all areas of research within the Institute's mandate to increase the diversity of the research workforce on aging. This PAR will use the NIH R36 dissertation award mechanism.

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Program Number: 82383
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Sponsor: Environmental Protection Agency
Title: Targeted Watersheds Grant Program: Availability of Funds for Implementation Projects
Contact: Erin Collard
Tel: 202-566-2655
Full Program: http://a257.g.akamaitech.net/7/257/2422/01jan20061800/edocket.access.gpo.gov/2006/06-6898.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The Targeted Watersheds Grant Program is a competitive grant program designed to support the protection and restoration of the country's water resources through a holistic watershed approach to water quality management.

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Program Number: 82182
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Sponsor: American Academy of Neurology
Title: sanofi-aventis Minority Scholars Program
Contact: Rachel King
Tel: 651-695-2806
Email: rking@aan.com
Full Program: http://www.aan.com/professionals/awards/scientific/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.info&id=25
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The Minority Scholars Program was established to promote diversity in the field of neurology. The program provides minority medical students the opportunity to learn more about careers in neurology and neuroscience.

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Program Number: 82174
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Sponsor: Directorate for Computer and Information Sciences and Engineering/NSF
Title: Information and Intelligent Systems: Advancing Human-Centered Computing, Information Integration and Informatics, and Robust Intelligence
Contact: Lawrnece E. Brandt, Program Director
Tel: 703-292-8930
Email: lbrandt@nsf.gov
Full Program: http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2006/nsf06572/nsf06572.htm
Deadlines: 10/19/2006,11/2/2006,12/6/2006
Deadline Note:
Large Projects are due October 19, 2006. Medium Projects are due November 2, 2006. Small Projects are due December 6, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor intends to fund science and engineering research and education projects that develop new knowledge in the following three core technical areas: Human-Centered Computing (HCC); Information Integration and Informatics (III); and Robust Intelligence (RI).

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Program Number: 81767
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Program--Institute for Water Resources
Contact: Associateship Programs
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/pga/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&35~IWR
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The National Research Council, through its Associateship Programs office, conducts a national competition to recommend and make awards to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers at participating laboratories.

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Program Number: 81526
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Sponsor: National Library of Medicine/NIH/DHHS
Title: NLM Grants for Scholarly Works in Biomedicine and Health
Contact: Dr. Hua-Chuan Sim
Tel: 301-496-4523
Email: simh@mail.nih.gov
Full Program: http://grants1.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-05-025.html
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,3/1/2006,6/1/2006,7/1/2006,10/1/2006,11/1/2006,2/1/2007,3/1/2007,6/1/2007,7/1/2007,10/1/2007,11/1/2007
Deadline Note:
The deadline for receipt of new applications are February 1, June 1, and October 1 annually. The deadlines for receipt of revised applications are March 1, July 1, and November 1 annually. This program will expire on January 3, 2008.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers support for the preparation of book-length manuscripts and other scholarly works of value to U.S. health professionals, public health officials, biomedical researchers, and historians of the health sciences. Grants are awarded for major critical reviews, state-of-the-art summaries, historical studies, and other useful organizations of knowledge in clinical medicine, public health, biomedical research, and the informatics/information sciences relating to them. The scholarly work may be prepared for publication in print or non-print media, or both. This PAR will use the G13 award mechanism.

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Program Number: 80954
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Sponsor: Pauling (Linus) Institute
Title: Linus Pauling Institute Prize for Health Research
Contact: Barbara McVicar
Tel: 541-737-5075
Email: lpi@oregonstate.edu
Full Program: http://lpi.oregonstate.edu/prize.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
This international award is intended to encourage and recognize excellence in the field of nutrition and health, and consists of a medal and $50,000.

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Program Number: 80907
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Sponsor: Kroc (Joan B.) Institute for International Peace Studies
Title: Visiting Fellows Program
Contact: Dr. Martha Merritt, Associate Director
Tel: 574-631-6970
Email: mmerritt@nd.edu
Full Program: http://kroc.nd.edu/visiting_fellows/visfell0708.shtml
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The Kroc Institute brings together outstanding scholars to conduct research in peace studies, broadly defined. Themes include the peacemaking role of international norms, policies, and institutions; the psychology of violence; and the quest for social, economic and environmental justice.

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Program Number: 80826
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Sponsor: American Association for the Advancement of Science
Title: Merck/AAAS Undergraduate Science Research Program
Contact:
Tel: 202-326-6670
Email: merck@aaas.org
Website: http://nt1-ehrweb.aaas.org/merck/PDFs/USPR_2007_Web_Packet.pdf
Full Program: http://nt1-ehrweb.aaas.org/merck/
Deadlines: 11/3/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers support to public and private, primarily undergraduate, colleges and universities to enhance undergraduate science education in the areas of biology and chemistry and, in particular, to encourage programs that foster understanding of the interrelationship of these sciences. Awards of up to $60,000 over three years will be made to encourage students to pursue graduate education in biology and chemistry.

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Program Number: 80748
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Sponsor: Office of Science/Department of Energy
Title: Grants and Cooperative Agreements for Nuclear Physics
Contact: Dr. Eugene A. Henry
Tel: 301-903-3613
Email: Gene.Henry@science.doe.gov
Website: http://apply.grants.gov/opportunities/instructions/oppDE-PS02-06ER06-23-cfda81.049-instructions.doc
Full Program: https://e-center.doe.gov/iips/faopor.nsf/UNID/1E50E12ADBD500E5852571C0006E661A?OpenDocument
Deadlines: 10/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
The deadline for receipt of optional letters of intent is October 1, 2006. The deadline for receipt of full applications is November 1, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor invites new applications for support of research in Nuclear Physics. The Nuclear Physics program supports basic research, technical developments and world-class accelerator facilities to expand the fundamental understanding of the interactions and structures of atomic nuclei and nuclear matters, and an understanding of the forces of nature as manifested in nuclear matter.

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Program Number: 80577
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Sponsor: American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery, Inc.
Title: Grants for Engineering Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Fellows
Contact:
Tel: 715-845-9283
Email: information@aslms.org
Website: http://www.aslms.org/forms/travel_grant_form.html
Full Program: http://www.aslms.org/grants/engineering.html
Deadlines: 11/6/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for the attendance of a number of graduate students and postdoctoral fellows in the fields of biomedical optics and engineering at the 2007 American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery (ASLMS) Annual Meeting.

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Program Number: 79624
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Sponsor: Directorate for Computer and Information Sciences and Engineering/NSF
Title: CISE Computing Research Infrastructure (CRI)
Contact: Rita Rodriguez, Program Director
Tel: 703-292-8950
Email: rrodrigu@nsf.gov
Website: http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2006/nsf06597/nsf06597.htm
Full Program: http://www.grants.gov/search/search.do?oppId=10637&mode=VIEW
Deadlines: 10/2/2006,11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
Optional Letters of Intent are due October 2, 2006. Full proposals are due November 15, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
Support is provided for the acquisition, development, enhancement, and operation of research infrastructure that enables discovery, learning, and innovation in all computing fields supported by the sponsor.

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Program Number: 78482
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Sponsor: University Corporation for Atmospheric Research
Title: Visiting Scientist Program at the Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory
Contact: Meg Austin, Director
Tel: 303-497-8649
Email: vsp@ucar.edu
Full Program: http://www.vsp.ucar.edu/03gfdl.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006,4/15/2007
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor is recruiting postdoctoral scientists and short-term senior visitors to work in Princeton, New Jersey at NOAA's Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (GFDL) as part of the Climate Change Research Initiative (CCRI).

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Program Number: 77600
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs-Pacific Disaster Center
Contact:
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/vwLabInformation/DB3A15CC2A9F9CF0852567AD0063D1B7?OpenDocument&03~PDC
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 76109
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Sponsor: American Skin Association
Title: Research Achievement Awards
Contact:
Tel: 212-889-4858
Email: info@americanskin.org
Full Program: http://www.americanskin.org/pdf/2006RAA.pdf
Deadlines: 11/13/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor honors physicians/scientists for meritous contributions to cutaneous biology and medicine. Presentation of an honorarium and a scroll will be made to each recipient at the annual meeting of The Society for Investigative Dermatology in year 2007.

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Program Number: 75992
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Sponsor: National Niemann-Pick Disease Foundation, Inc.
Title: Post-Doctoral Fellowships
Contact: Janet Ward Pease, Director of Research
Tel: 504-486-6933
Email: janet@wardpease.com
Full Program: http://www.nnpdf.org/fellappl.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor has established a two-year post-doctoral fellowship for work on projects that directly investigate Niemann-Pick Disease (NPD).

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Program Number: 75823
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Sponsor: American Association of Anatomists
Title: Student/Postdoctoral Fellow Education Research Poster Award
Contact:
Tel: 301-634-7910
Email: exec@anatomy.org
Website: http://www.anatomy.org/Awards-Grants/student_young_faculty.htm
Full Program: http://www.anatomy.org/Files/public/STA_app_2007.pdf
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
The deadline to submit an abstract to the sponsor's annual meeting is November 8, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support to encourage participation in the sponsor's annual meeting at Experimental Biology (EB). Eligible applicants must be members of the sponsor's organization (2007 dues paid by abstract submission deadline), and must be first or last author and presenter at the sponsor's EB 2007 conference.

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Program Number: 75510
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Sponsor: Rockefeller Archive Center
Title: Scholar-in-Residence Program
Contact: Grant Program Administrator
Tel:
Email: archive@rockefeller.edu
Full Program: http://archive.rockefeller.edu/grants/scholarinresidence.php
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
Mailed applications must be postmarked by November 15. Applications submitted via e-mail attachment must be submitted prior to midnight Eastern Standard Time November 15.
SYNOPSIS:
The scholar-in-residence program aims to promote and support research in the collections housed at the Rockefeller Archive Center. Each resident scholar receives a stipend of $5,000 per month for up to nine months of study and research.

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Program Number: 75212
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Sponsor: Tourism Cares for Tomorrow
Title: Grants Program
Contact: Carolyn Viles, CTC, Program Manager
Tel: 781-821-5990
Email: carolynv@tourismcares.org
Full Program: http://www.tourismcaresfortomorrow.org/TourismCares/What+We+Do/Grants/Worldwide+Grant+Program/
Deadlines: 3/1/2006,6/30/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Applicants must first submit a letter of inquiry. The 2006 grant application cycles have changed to every four months rather than quarterly as they were in 2005. Letters of Inquiry are due by: March 1, 2006; June 30, 2006; and November 1, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor distributes charitable grants to worthy tourism-related nonprofit organizations worldwide. The foundation seeks programs or projects with one or more of the following goals: To protect, restore and conserve sites of exceptional natural, cultural, or historic significance; and to educate local host communities and the traveling public about conservation and preservation of sites.

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Program Number: 74718
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Sponsor: Oakes (John B.) Award
Title: John B. Oakes Award for Distinguished Environmental Journalism
Contact: Arlene Morgan, Associate Dean
Tel: 212-854-5377
Email: am494@columbia.edu
Full Program: http://www.jrn.columbia.edu/events/oakes/
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The 2005 Oakes Award and its $5,000 prize will go to the author(s) of an article or single-topic series on an environmental issue initially published between October 1, 2005 and September 30, 2006.

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Program Number: 73690
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Sponsor: Air and Waste Management Association
Title: Waste Management Award
Contact: Stephanie Glyptis, Director
Tel: 412-232-3444 x3117
Email: sglyptis@awma.org
Full Program: http://www.awma.org/about/awards/images/2006-2007%20HA%20nom%20pkg.doc
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
An award is given for: outstanding achievements in the science and art of waste management; or outstanding achievement in the management, prevention and regulation of wastes; or distinguished achievement as an educator in the field of waste management.

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Program Number: 73689
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Sponsor: Air and Waste Management Association
Title: Lyman A. Ripperton Award
Contact: Stephanie Glyptis, Director
Tel: 412-232-3444 x3117
Email: sglyptis@awma.org
Full Program: http://www.awma.org/about/awards/images/2006-2007%20HA%20nom%20pkg.doc
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
An award is given for distinguished achievement as an educator in some field of air pollution control. It is awarded to an individual, who by precept and example, has inspired students to achieve excellence in all their professional and social endeavors. It recognizes the abilities that only a few in the education profession possess -- to be able to teach with rigor, humor, humility, and pride.

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Program Number: 71974
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Sponsor: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention/DHHS
Title: Public Health Conference Support Grant Program
Contact: Sharon Robertson, Grants Management Specialist
Tel: 770-488-2748
Email: SRobertson1@cdc.gov
Full Program: http://www.cdc.gov/od/pgo/funding/05031-A2.htm
Deadlines: 11/9/2006,12/11/2006,2/2/2007,3/5/2007
Deadline Note:
The sponsor requests, but does not require, submission of a letter of intent for this program.
For Cycle A, the letter of intent is due by November 9, 2006. The application deadline is December 11, 2006.
For Cycle B, the letter of intent is due by February 2, 2007. The application deadline is March 5, 2007.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides partial support for specific non-federal conferences in the areas of health promotion and disease prevention information and education programs, and applied research.
Measurable outcomes of the conferences supported under this program announcement should be in alignment with one or more of the following goals and/or performance measures:
National Center of Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities (NCBDDD) -- Priority 1: Develop and implement comprehensive research-to-practice initiatives that promote early identification, referral, and intervention for prioritized health conditions; Priority 2: Identify major new factors leading to healthy birth outcomes; Priority 3: Conduct research on the natural history of secondary conditions throughout the lifespan to identify promising interventions; Priority 4: Develop and implement a comprehensive research-to-practice initiative designed to promote preconception care services; and Priority 5: Promote evidence-based strategies for optimal child development.
National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (NCCDPHP) -- Goal 1: Increase early detection of breast and cervical cancer by building nationwide programs in breast and cervical cancer prevention, especially among high-risk, underserved women; Goal 2: Expand community-based breast and cervical cancer screening and diagnostic services to low income, medically underserved women. For women diagnosed with cancer or pre-cancer, ensure access to treatment services; Goal 3: Reduce cigarette smoking among youth; Goal 4: Support prevention research to develop sustainable and transferable community-based behavioral interventions; Goal 5: Increase the capacity of state cardiovascular health programs to address prevention of cardiovascular disease at the community level; Goal 6: Reduce death and disability due to heart disease and stroke and eliminate disparities; Goal 7: Increase the capacity of state diabetes control programs to address the prevention of diabetes and its complications at the community level; Goal 8: Improve the quality of state-based cancer registries; Goal 9: Help states monitor the prevalence of major behavioral risks associated with premature morbidity and mortality in adults to improve the planning, implementation, and evaluation of health promotion and disease prevention programs; and Goal 10: Decrease levels of obesity, or reduce the rate of growth of obesity, in communities through nutrition and physical interventions.
National Center for Environmental Health (NCEH) -- Goal 1: Determine human health effects associated with environmental exposures; Goal 2: Prevent or reduce illnesses, injury, and death related to environmental risk factors; Goal 3: Build and enhance effective partnerships to improve environmental health capacity; and Goal 4: Promote effective and efficient NCEH management.
National Center for Injury Prevention and Control (NCIPC) -- Goal 1: Reduce the risk of youth violence; Goal 2: Reduce violence against women; Goal 3: Enhance the capacity of states to implement effective rape prevention and education programs; Goal 4: Reduce the number and severity of head injuries in CDC funded projects by increasing bicycle helmet use;
Goal 5: Improve the timelines and quality of data used to determine the medical and social impact of traumatic brain injury; Goal 6: Reduce the incidence of residential fire-related injuries and deaths by increasing functional smoke alarms on every habitable floor; Goal 7: Increase external input on the research priorities, policies, and procedures related to the extramural research supported by CDC; Goal 8: Provide online access to injury prevention data; and Goal 9: Improve the uniformity, quality, and accessibility of emergency department data for public health surveillance in several states; ultimately developing the capacity to improve data in all states through development of guidelines, recommendations, or technical assistance.
National Center for Health Marketing (NCHM) -- Goal 1. Ensure that CDC has the necessary data about its customers to develop health marketing and communication interventions products, and programs that address customers' health information needs; Goal 2. Ensure that CDC employs innovative and rigorous strategies for reaching its customers based on health marketing and communication research; Goal 3. Provide value-added health marketing and communication support to ensure that the best available health information is rapidly and reliably disseminated and adopted as effective practice and policy; Goal 4. Ensure efficient, integrated use of CDC functions that contribute to the creation, delivery, and communication of health information and products, with a focus on those that eliminate health disparities; Goal 5. Ensure that CDC's customers have effective, real-time access to needed health and safety information through appropriate health information dissemination channels; Goal 6. Produce science-based health messages that are accessible, understandable, and relevant to intended audiences by incorporating health literacy, cultural communication, and language factors; Goal 7. Facilitate two-way communication and engagement with CDC and its traditional and emerging partners, including national and international public heath system partners, public sector partners, and private sector partners; Goal 8. Enhance the capacity of CDC and its national and international partners to rapidly and accurately communicate critical information about infectious, occupational, environmental, and terrorist threats; monitor the health of communities; and assist in the detection of emerging public health problems; Goal 9. Promote and facilitate health marketing and communication efforts to measure progress toward agency goals and evaluate the impact of agency programs; and Goal 10. Ensure the development of public health marketing and communication professionals and researchers via CDC-supported training programs.
Office of the Chief of Public Health Practice (OCPHP) -- Public Health Law Program: Goal 1: Develop the legal preparedness of the public health system to address terrorism and other national public health priorities;
Goal 2: Improve the understanding and use of law as a public health tool; and Goal 3: Establish robust partnerships to join public health practitioners with partners in key law-related sectors, such as elected officials and the legal and law enforcement communities.
Office of Global Health (OGH) -- Goal 1: To strengthen global capacity to detect, investigate, and monitor disease and injury, as well as their causes, and to respond appropriately to problems as they are identified;
Goal 2: To work with countries to establish and maintain effective public health systems, including trained workforces, and collection and use of essential information for effective public health policies and programs; Goal 3: To collaborate with countries and other international partners in developing, implementing, and evaluating prevention and control strategies to address important public health problems; Goal 4: To assist countries and other global partners to conduct applied research that will provide new information needed to improve the effectiveness of global public health policies and programs; and Goal 5: To promote the free flow of accurate technical information on global health problems and to share lessons learned in their control and prevention.

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Program Number: 71506
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Sponsor: Protein Society
Title: Hans Neurath Award
Contact: Cynthia Yablonski, Executive Officer
Tel: 301-634-7277
Email: cyablonski@proteinsociety.org
Full Program: http://www.proteinsociety.org/pages/page03c.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides an award which recognizes an individual who has made a recent contribution of unusual merit to basic research in the field of protein science, including but not restricted to the chemistry, design, folding, structure, or biological function of proteins.

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Program Number: 71503
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Sponsor: Protein Society
Title: Emil Thomas Kaiser Award
Contact: Cynthia Yablonski, Executive Officer
Tel: 301-634-7277
Email: cyablonski@proteinsociety.org
Full Program: http://www.proteinsociety.org/pages/page03c.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides an award to recognize a recent, highly significant contribution in applying chemistry to the study of proteins.

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Program Number: 71246
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Sponsor: Neuroscience Nursing Foundation
Title: Travel Grants
Contact:
Tel: 888-557-2266
Email: info@aann.org
Website: http://www.aann.org/nnf/docs/travel.doc
Full Program: http://www.aann.org/nnf/index.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor will award $1,000 travel grants to its members to help them attend its annual meeting.

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Program Number: 71244
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Sponsor: Neuroscience Nursing Foundation
Title: Research Grants
Contact:
Tel: 888-557-2266
Email: info@aann.org
Website: http://www.aann.org/nnf/docs/applctn.doc
Full Program: http://www.aann.org/nnf/index.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for research in the field of neuroscience. The principal investigator must be a registered nurse.

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Program Number: 71222
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Sponsor: American Association of Nurse Anesthetists
Title: General Research Grant
Contact: Davonna Thomas
Tel: 847-655-1171
Email: Dthomas@aana.com
Full Program: http://www.aana.com/uploadedFiles/Professional_Development/AANA_Foundation/Applications/crna_res_grants050205.pdf
Deadlines: 11/15/2006,4/15/2007
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support to CRNAs who seek funding to conduct proposed research related to anesthesia.

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Program Number: 71199
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Sponsor: American Association of Anatomists
Title: Young Faculty Travel Award
Contact:
Tel: 301-634-7910
Email: exec@anatomy.org
Website: http://www.anatomy.org/Awards-Grants/student_young_faculty.htm
Full Program: http://www.anatomy.org/Files/public/STA_app_2007.pdf
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
The deadline to submit an abstract for the sponsor's annual meeting is November 8, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support to encourage participation in the sponsor's annual meeting at Experimental Biology (EB). Eligible applicants must be members of the sponsor's organization (2007 dues paid by abstract submission deadline), and must be first author and presenter at the sponsor's Experimental Biology (EB) 2007 conference.

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Program Number: 71198
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Sponsor: American Association of Anatomists
Title: Postdoctoral Fellow Poster Presentation Award
Contact:
Tel: 301-634-7910
Email: exec@anatomy.org
Website: http://www.anatomy.org/Files/public/STA_app_2007.pdf
Full Program: http://www.anatomy.org/Awards-Grants/student_young_faculty.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
The deadline to submit an abstract for the sponsor's annual meeting is November 8, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support to encourage participation in the sponsor's annual meeting at Experimental Biology (EB). Eligible applicants must be members of the sponsor's organization (2007 dues paid by abstract submission deadline), and must be first author and presenter at the sponsor's Experimental Biology (EB) 2007 conference.

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Program Number: 71195
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Sponsor: American Association of Anatomists
Title: Presley-Zeiss Postdoctoral Fellow Platform Presentation Award
Contact:
Tel: 301-634-7910
Email: exec@anatomy.org
Website: http://www.anatomy.org/Files/public/STA_app_2007.pdf
Full Program: http://www.anatomy.org/Awards-Grants/student_young_faculty.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
The deadline to submit an abstract for the sponsor's annual meeting is November 8, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support to encourage participation in the sponsor's annual meeting at Experimental Biology (EB). Eligible applicants must be members of the sponsor's organization (2007 dues paid by abstract submission deadline), and must be first author and presenter at the sponsor's Experimental Biology (EB) 2007 conference.

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Program Number: 71188
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Sponsor: American Association of Anatomists
Title: Student/Postdoctoral Travel Awards
Contact:
Tel: 301-634-7910
Email: exec@anatomy.org
Website: http://www.anatomy.org/Files/public/STA_app_2007.pdf
Full Program: http://www.anatomy.org/Awards-Grants/student_young_faculty.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
Abstracts for the sponsor's annual meeting must be submitted by November 8, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support to encourage participation in its annual meeting at Experimental Biology (EB). Eligible applicants must be members of the sponsor's organization (2007 dues paid by abstract submission deadline), and must be first author and presenter at the sponsor's EB 2007 meeting.

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Program Number: 70352
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Program--FAA/Civil Aerospace Medical Institute
Contact:
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/vwLabInformation/C3156775FC46968C85256C22004A6729?OpenDocument&31~CAMI
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in U.S. academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. Awards of up to one year are available. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 69343
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Sponsor: Alliant Energy
Title: Community Grants Program
Contact: Tim Heinrich, Executive Director
Tel: 605-458-4483
Email: foundation@alliantenergy.com
Full Program: http://www.alliantenergy.com/docs/groups/public/documents/pub/p012195.pdf
Deadlines: 11/1/2006,2/1/2007,5/1/2007,8/1/2007
Deadline Note:
Proposal letters are accepted on an ongoing basis throughout the year, but are considered only in the next grantmaking cycle. The deadlines for proposal letters are November 1, February 1, May 1 and August 1.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor seeks to improve the quality of life in the communities it serves by supporting programs in the areas of: human needs; education; culture and art; civic; and environment.

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Program Number: 68728
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Sponsor: National Niemann-Pick Disease Foundation, Inc.
Title: Research Grants
Contact: Janet Ward Pease
Tel: 504-486-6933
Email: janet@wardpease.com
Full Program: http://www.nnpdf.org/grntappl.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor funds projects that directly investigate Niemann-Pick Disease (NPD). Research Grants of up to $100,000 per year are funded for two years to investigators who are studying either basic mechanisms or treatment approaches of direct relevance to NPD.

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Program Number: 68725
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Sponsor: National Niemann-Pick Disease Foundation, Inc.
Title: Pilot Studies
Contact: Janet Ward Pease
Tel: 504-486-6933
Email: janet@wardpease.com
Full Program: http://www.nnpdf.org/grntappl.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor funds projects that directly investigate Niemann-Pick Disease (NPD). Pilot Studies of up to $50,000 per year are funded for one year for researchers who are new to the NPD field or established NPD investigators who wish to test an innovative idea.

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Program Number: 68121
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Sponsor: Carver (Roy J.) Charitable Trust
Title: Grants Program
Contact: L. Beth Mumey, Secretary
Tel: 563-263-4010
Email: bmumey@carvertrust.org
Full Program: http://www.carvertrust.org/index.php?page=53
Deadlines: 8/15/2006,11/15/2006,2/15/2007,5/15/2007
Deadline Note:
Applicants should first submit a letter of inquiry. Letters of inquiry may be submitted at any time. If invited, full proposals will be due on the 15th of November, February, May and August.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor awards grants to tax-exempt organizations located in, and for projects to be conducted within, the state of Iowa and portions of Illinois, as well as to other organizations in which Mr. Carver had an interest during his lifetime. Generally speaking, the sponsor supports biomedical and scientific research, scholarships, and programs addressing the educational and recreational needs of youth.

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Program Number: 65733
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Sponsor: Columbus Foundation
Title: Competitive Grants
Contact:
Tel: 614-251-4000
Email: tcfinfo@columbusfoundation.org
Full Program: http://www.columbusfoundation.org/GD/_gd_templates/pages/gdPageSecondary.aspx?page=131
Deadlines: 4/7/2006,7/7/2006,9/8/2006,11/3/2006
Deadline Note:
Each program area has an individual deadline date: Health -- April 7, 2006; Social Services -- July 7, 2006; Urban Affairs -- September 8, 2006; Advancing Philanthropy and Arts and Conservation -- November 3, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
Grants are made to tax exempt organizations in the fields of conservation, education, health, social services, urban affairs, and advancing philanthropy.

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Program Number: 64625
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Sponsor: Educause
Title: Jane N. Ryland Fellowship Program
Contact:
Tel: 202-872-4200
Email: info@educause.edu
Full Program: http://www.educause.edu/content.asp?PAGE_ID=796&bhcp=1
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides fellowships for information technology professionals to attend EDUCAUSE events, thus helping to build future leaders.

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Program Number: 64453
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Sponsor: American Academy of Neurology
Title: Norman Geschwind Prize in Behavioral Neurology
Contact: Naomi Soderbeck
Tel: 651-695-2814
Email: nsoderbeck@aan.com
Full Program: http://www.aan.com/professionals/awards/scientific/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.info&id=12
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
A prize of $1,000 is awarded to an individual for outstanding research in the field of behavioral neurology. Applicants should have a strong desire to expand the field of behavioral neurology through research.

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Program Number: 63488
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Sponsor: Retina Research Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact: Carolyn Mata
Tel: 713-797-1925
Email: carolynm@retinaresearchfnd.org
Full Program: http://www.retinaresearchfnd.org/index.html
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides funding for retina research and education programs. Priority is given to researchers in Texas and Wisconsin.

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Program Number: 62141
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Sponsor: Burroughs Wellcome Fund
Title: Investigators in Pathogenesis of Infectious Disease
Contact: Jean Kramarik, Senior Program Associate
Tel: 919-991-5122
Email: jkramarik@bwfund.org
Website: http://www.bwfund.org/programs/infectious_disease/pathogenesis_apply.html
Full Program: http://www.bwfund.org/programs/infectious_disease/pathogenesis_background.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The Investigators in the Pathogenesis of Infectious Disease program provides opportunities for assistant professors to bring multidisciplinary approaches to the study of human infectious diseases. This award provides $400,000 over a period of five years ($80,000 per year). /p>

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Program Number: 61680
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Sponsor: American Physiological Society
Title: Lazaro J. Mandel Young Investigator Award
Contact:
Tel: 301-634-7118
Email: svadala@the-aps.org
Website: http://www.the-aps.org/awards/society/mandelapp.htm
Full Program: http://www.the-aps.org/awards/society.htm#Mandel
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
An award of $7,500 is provided to an individual demonstrating outstanding promise based on his/her research program in epithelial or renal physiology. Applications are accepted from members of APS working within the U.S. who hold an academic rank no higher than assistant professor.

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Program Number: 61679
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Sponsor: American Physiological Society
Title: Shih-Chun Wang Young Investigator Award
Contact:
Tel: 301-634-7118
Email: svadala@the-aps.org
Website: http://www.the-aps.org/awards/society/wangapp.htm
Full Program: http://www.the-aps.org/awards/society.htm#Wang
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
An award is given annually to an individual demonstrating outstanding promise based on his/her research program in the physiological sciences. Applications are accepted from members of the sponsor organization working within the U.S. and holding an academic rank no higher than assistant professor. The award is in the amount of $7,000, and is designated for use in the awardee's research program.

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Program Number: 61677
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Sponsor: American Physiological Society
Title: Arthur C. Guyton Awards for Excellence in Integrative Physiology
Contact: Santa Vadala
Tel: 301-634-7118
Email: svadala@the-aps.org
Website: http://www.the-aps.org/awards/society/guytonapp.htm
Full Program: http://www.the-aps.org/awards/society.htm#Guyton
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
An award in the amount of $15,000 is provided to an independent investigator with an academic rank no higher than assistant professor, who is pursuing research that utilizes quantitative and integrative approaches and feedback control system theory for the study of physiological functions.

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Program Number: 61295
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Sponsor: Directorate for Geosciences/NSF
Title: Oceanographic Technical Services Program (GEO-OCE)
Contact: Alexander Shor, Program Director
Tel: 703-292-8583
Email: ashor@nsf.gov
Full Program: http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2004/nsf04052/nsf04052.pdf
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for technical support services to enhance the scientific productivity of research programs that make use of major facilities, primarily research vessels.

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Program Number: 60532
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Sponsor: Beldon Fund
Title: Grants Program
Contact:
Tel: 212-616-5600
Email: info@beldon.org
Full Program: http://www.beldon.org/beldon/grant_apps/default.asp
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
The sponsor's Board of Trustees makes funding decisions three times a year at its meetings, usually in winter, spring, and fall. For consideration at the February 2007 meeting, the sponsor will accept Letters of Inquiry between September 27, 2006 and November 1, 2006. If invited, full proposals are due by December 13, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor focuses project and general support grants in two programs: Human Health and the Environment and Key States. These programs are designed to work together to achieve the vision and mission of the Fund. Proposals that work synergistically across programs are encouraged.

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Program Number: 58919
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Sponsor: American Society for Engineering Education
Title: Research Associateship Programs--Air Force Summer Faculty Fellowship Program
Contact:
Tel: 202-331-3525
Email: sffp@asee.org
Full Program: http://www.asee.org/sffp/
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
The online application to the 2006 Air Force Summer Faculty Fellowship Program will be open from August 1, 2006 to November 1, 2006. References are due by November 8, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The Air Force Summer Faculty Fellowship Program (SFFP) offers hands-on exposure to Air Force research challenges through eight (8) to twelve (12) week research residencies at participating Air Force Research Facilities for full-time science and engineering faculty at U.S. colleges and universities.

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Program Number: 58612
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--U.S. Military Academy/U.S. Army Research Laboratory
Contact: Associateship Programs
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/pga/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&AA~USMA/ARL
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 58609
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--U.S. Geological Survey
Contact: Associateship Programs
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/pga/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&90~USGS
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and, in some programs, experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. A cash award is provided.

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Program Number: 58607
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--Environmental Protection Agency
Contact: Associateship Programs
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/pga/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&22~EPA
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 58606
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--US Army Research, Development and Engineering Command/Armament Research Development and Engineering Center (RDECOM/ARDEC)
Contact: Associateship Programs
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&16~RDECOM/ARDEC
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor makes awards to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. Awards of up to one year are available. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 58605
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--U.S. Army Research Office
Contact: Associateship Programs
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/pga/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&14~ARO
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 58604
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--U.S. Army Research Laboratory
Contact: Associateship Programs
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/pga/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&76~ARL
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 58603
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--U.S. Army Natick Soldier Center-U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command
Contact: Associateship Programs
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/pga/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&39~NSC
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers at participating laboratories. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 58602
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--U.S. Army Medical Research and Materiel Command
Contact: Associateship Programs
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/pga/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&97~AMRMC
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. Annual stipends are awarded.

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Program Number: 58601
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--U.S. Army Edgewood Chemical & Biological Center
Contact: Associateship Programs
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/pga/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&11~ECBC
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 58596
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--US Army Research, Development & Engineering Command (Provisional), Night Vision & Electronic Sensors Directorate (NVESD)
Contact: Associateship Programs
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/pga/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&33~NVESD
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 58592
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command
Contact: Associateship Programs
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/pga/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&79~AMCOM
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 58545
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Contact:
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/vwLabInformation/18D986B935A0B277852567B000519D39?OpenDocument&26~NOAA
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 57794
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--National Energy Technology Laboratory
Contact:
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/vwLabInformation/CE6DC723FAB36144852567AE0040B4FC?OpenDocument&49~NETL
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 57778
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Sponsor: Office of Science/Department of Energy
Title: Office of Nuclear Physics Outstanding Junior Investigator Program
Contact: Dr. Sidney A. Coon
Tel: 301-903-7878
Email: sidney.a.coon@science.doe.gov
Website: https://e-center.doe.gov/iips/faopor.nsf/UNID/D9FECBCB903BE033852571C0006D8BC9?OpenDocument
Deadlines: 9/19/2006,11/8/2006
Deadline Note:
The deadline for receipt of optional letters of intent is September 19, 2006. The deadline for receipt of full applications is November 8, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor supports the development of individual research programs of outstanding scientists early in their careers. A total of $300,000 will be available to fund grants of three to five years.

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Program Number: 57746
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--Albany Research Center
Contact: Associateship Programs
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/vwLabInformation/CF6E3CF48DC07105852567EF006704A8?OpenDocument&12~ALRC
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. Awards of up to one year are available. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 49234
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Sponsor: National Cancer Institute/NIH/DHHS
Title: RAPID Access to Preventive Intervention Development
Contact: Izet M. Kapetanovic, Ph.D., Program Director
Tel: 301-435-5011
Email: Kapetani@mail.nih.gov
Full Program: http://www.cancer.gov/prevention/rapid/about.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides the Rapid Access to Preventive Intervention Development (RAPID) Program to make available to academic investigators the preclinical and early clinical drug development contract resources of its Division of Cancer Prevention. RAPID is primarily intended for academic discovery laboratories.

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Program Number: 36516
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Sponsor: North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Title: Science for Peace Research and Development Project Grants
Contact: Public Diplomacy Division
Tel:
Email: sfp.applications@hq.nato.int
Website: http://www.nato.int
Full Program: http://www.nato.int/science/support/sfp/sfp-nfa.htm
Deadlines: 7/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Applications may be submitted at any time, but deadlines for submission of applications in 2006 have been set as follows: 1 December 2005 : 1 March 2006 : 1 July 2006 : 1 November 2006 .
SYNOPSIS:
These grants offer support for applied research and development projects in Partner and Mediterranean Dialogue countries, to cover project-related costs such as scientific equipment, computers, software, and training of project personnel. Only projects in the security-related Priority Research Topics will be supported. Projects may be a maximum of three years' duration and those involving more than one Partner or Mediterranean Dialogue (MD) country will be encouraged

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Program Number: 25618
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Sponsor: Foundation for Educational Exchange Between Canada & the U. S.
Title: Graduate Student and Junior Professional Program
Contact: Michelle Emond
Tel: 613-688-5513
Email: memond@fulbright.ca
Full Program: http://www.fulbright.ca/en/graduatestudenttext.asp
Deadlines: 10/20/2006,11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
The October 20 deadline is for U.S. applicants; the November 15 deadline is for Canadian applicants.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support to Canadian and American graduate students and junior professionals who wish to enroll in a graduate studies program or continue their current course of graduate study and/or research at a university or research centre in the United States or Canada, respectively.

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Program Number: 25616
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Sponsor: Foundation for Educational Exchange Between Canada & the U. S.
Title: Senior Scholar and Senior Professional Program
Contact: Brad Hector
Tel: 613-688-5511
Email: bhector@fulbright.ca
Website: http://www.fulbright.ca/en/pdf/Fulbright_Instructions_Scholar_English.pdf
Full Program: http://www.fulbright.ca/en/seniorscholartext.asp
Deadlines: 8/1/2006,11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
The application deadlines are as follows: Traditional Fulbright Awards: August 1 for Americans, and November 15 for Canadians; Fulbright Visiting Chair Awards: August 1 for Americans; November 15 for Canadians.
SYNOPSIS:

Support is provided to Canadian and American faculty members, postdoctoral researchers and experienced professionals to lecture or conduct research at a host institution in the US or Canada, respectively. The award is a fixed sum of US$25,000 for a full academic year (nine months) or $12,500 for one semester. Provisions for Fulbright Visiting Chair awards are particular to each institution, though normally carry a value of US$25,000 for one semester.

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Program Number: 25269
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Sponsor: North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Title: Security Through Science Programme - Expert Visits
Contact: Public Diplomacy Division
Tel: 32-2-707-4111
Website: http://www.nato.int
Full Program: http://www.nato.int/science/support/ev/ev-nfa.htm
Deadlines: 7/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Applications may be submitted at any time, although deadlines for submission of applications for support have been set as follows:
1 December 2005 : 1 March 2006 : 1 July 2006 : 1 November 2006. The first three deadlines above refer to applications for support in 2006, while the deadline of 1 November 2006 refers to applications for support in 2007.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor supports high level specialists from NATO, partner countries or Mediterranean Dialogue countries who wish to benefit from one another's expertise. The awards are available for expert visits in any priority research topics in the areas of Defence Against Terrorism or Countering Other Threats to Security Visit. Visits may range from a few days duration to a maximum of one month.

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Program Number: 25239
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Sponsor: Canadian Federation of University Women
Title: CFUW Memorial Fellowship
Contact:
Tel: 613-234-2732
Email: cfuwfls@rogers.com
Website: http://www.cfuw.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=category§ionid=7&id=85&Itemid=88
Full Program: http://www.cfuw.org/documents/fellowships/2007-2008_Fellowships_Infopac.doc
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor provides support for a female researcher enrolled in a master's degree program in science, mathematics, or engineering in the 2007-2008 academic year. A fellowship of 10,000 is awarded.

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Program Number: 21282
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Sponsor: American Physiological Society
Title: Arthur C. Guyton Physiology Educator of the Year Award
Contact: Vikki McCleary, Assistant Professor
Tel: 701-777-4293
Email: vmccleary@medicine.nodak.edu
Full Program: http://www.the-aps.org/awards/section/teachaward.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:

An award is provided to full-time faculty members of accredited colleges or universities and members of the American Physiological Society (APS). The award consists of $1,000, and expenses of up to $600 to attend the sponsor's annual meeting. Nominations must be made by APS members.

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Program Number: 21275
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Sponsor: American Physiological Society
Title: Giles F. Filley Memorial Awards for Excellence in Respiratory Physiology and Medicine
Contact:
Tel: 301-634-7118
Email: svadala@the-aps.org
Website: http://www.the-aps.org/awards/society/filleyapp.htm
Full Program: http://www.the-aps.org/awards/society.htm#Filley
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

Awards in the amount of $20,000 are made annually to investigators who hold an academic rank no higher than assistant professor, and are pursuing research in respiratory physiology and medicine. Awards are intended for the use of the awardees in their research.

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Program Number: 18625
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Sponsor: DaimlerChrysler Corporation Fund
Title: Grants Program
Contact:
Tel: 248-512-2502
Email: gifts@daimlerchrysler.com
Full Program: http://www2.daimlerchrysler.com/dccfund/
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor concentrates its support on programs that address the key issues and criteria in the communities where the company has major operations and where it's employees live and work. Program support is based on the following areas: future workforce; involved employees; community vitality; and public policy and marketplace.

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Program Number: 18573
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Sponsor: Dodge (Geraldine R.) Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact: David Grant, Executive Director
Tel: 973-540-8442
Email: info@grdodge.org
Full Program: http://www.grdodge.org/applicationguidelines.htm
Deadlines: 1/20/2006,3/1/2006,5/1/2006,6/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
New applicants should submit a letter of inquiry prior to submitting a proposal. Letters of inquiry may be submitted throughout the year, but must be received at least two weeks prior to the corresponding proposal submission deadline. New Jersey Animal Assistance Program requests are due by January 20, 2006. Proposals for Arts are due by March 1, 2006. Morris County Local Projects are due by May 1, 2006. Applications for Environmental grants are due June 1, 2006. Education project proposals are due by November 1, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor provides grants to tax-exempt organizations in the following major issues areas: education, arts, Morris County local projects, welfare of animals, and the environment. Support is focused primarily in New Jersey, however, may be national in scope.

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Program Number: 14897
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Sponsor: American Academy of Neurology
Title: Founders Award
Contact: Deann Kukla
Tel: 651-695-2724
Email: dkukla@aan.com
Full Program: http://www.aan.com/professionals/awards/scientific/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.info&id=1
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

A prize of $1,000 is awarded to encourage clinical and translational research in neuroscience by physicians in clinical neurology training programs.

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Program Number: 14896
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Sponsor: American Academy of Neurology
Title: S. Weir Mitchell Award
Contact: Deann Kukla
Tel: 651-695-2724
Email: dkukla@aan.com
Full Program: http://www.aan.com/professionals/awards/scientific/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.info&id=19
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

A prize of $1,000 and a medallion is awarded to a member of the AAN who is also the senior author of a research-based manuscript in neuroscience.

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Program Number: 09566
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Sponsor: American Academy of Neurology
Title: Potamkin Prize for Research in Pick's, Alzheimer's and Related Diseases
Contact: DeAnn Sutton
Tel: 651-695-2807
Email: dsutton@aan.com
Full Program: http://www.aan.com/professionals/awards/scientific/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.info&id=13
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

A prize of $100,000 is awarded to a researcher in recognition of major contributions to the understanding of the causes, treatment, prevention, and ultimately the cure for Pick's, Alzheimer's and related diseases.

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Program Number: 08464
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Sponsor: North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Title: Security Through Science Programme - Advanced Research Workshops (ARWs)
Contact: Public Diplomacy Division
Tel: 32 2 707 4111
Website: http://www.nato.int
Full Program: http://www.nato.int/science/support/arw/arw-nfa.htm
Deadlines: 7/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Applications may be submitted at any time, although deadlines for submission of applications for support have been set as follows to coincide with meetings of the Advisory Panels. 1 December 2005 : 1 March 2006 : 1 July 2006: 1 November 2006. The first three deadlines above refer to applications for support in 2006, while the deadline of 1 November 2006 refers to applications for support in 2007.
SYNOPSIS:
The purpose of an advanced research workshop is to contribute to the critical assessment of existing knowledge on new and important topics, to identify directions for future research, and to promote close working relationships between scientists from different countries and with different professional experience. Funding amounts vary dependent on the size and duration of the workshop.

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Program Number: 08309
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Sponsor: North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Title: Security Through Science Programme - Collaborative Linkage Grants
Contact:
Tel: 32 2 707 4111
Website: http://www.nato.int
Full Program: http://www.nato.int/science/support/clg/clg-nfa.htm
Deadlines: 7/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Applications may be submitted at any time, although deadlines for submission of applications for support have been set as follows:
1 December 2005 : 1 March 2006 : 1 July 2006 ; 1 November 2006. The first three deadlines above refer to applications for support in 2006, while the deadline of 1 November 2006 refers to applications for support in 2007.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers assistance to members of research teams in universities or research institutions in countries of the Euro-Atlantic Partnership Council, to collaborate on research projects. The collaboration must be between scientists in NATO countries and those of Partner or Mediterranean Dialogue countries. Support offered differs, depending on the scope of the project and may be offered for up to two years.

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Program Number: 07773
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Sponsor: Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry/DHHS
Title: Public Health Conference Support Grant Program
Contact: Sharon Robertson, Grants Management Officer
Tel: 770-488-2748
Email: SRobertson1@cdc.gov
Full Program: http://www.cdc.gov/od/pgo/funding/05031-A2.htm
Deadlines: 11/9/2006,12/11/2006,2/2/2007,3/5/2007
Deadline Note:
The sponsor requests, but does not require, submission of a letter of intent for this program.
For Cycle A, the deadline for letters of intent is November 9, 2006. The deadline for application submission is December 11, 2006.
For Cycle B, the deadline for letters of intent is February 2, 2007. The deadline for submission of applications is March 5, 2007.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides partial support for specific non-federal conferences in the areas of health promotion and disease prevention information and education programs, and applied research.
Measurable outcomes of the conferences supported under this program announcement should be in alignment with one or more of the following goals and/or performance measures:
Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) Goals and Performance Measures -- Goal 1: Prevent ongoing and future exposures and resultant health effects from hazardous waste sites and releases; Performance Measure 1: Increase EPA's, state regulatory agencies', or private industries' acceptance of ATSDR's recommendations at sites with documented exposures; Goal 2: Determine human health effects associated with exposures to superfund-related priority hazardous substances; Performance Measure 2: Fill data needs related to the 275 priority hazardous substances; Performance Measure 3: Annually, conduct studies to determine the health impact of hazardous substances; Goal 3: Mitigate the risks of human health effects at toxic waste sites with documented exposures; Performance Measure 4: Document the reduced occurrence or risk of health effects by selecting for each urgent or public health hazard site the best or most appropriate measure for that site: (outcome)
Comparative morbidity/mortality rates, Biomarker tests, Levels of environmental exposures, Behavior change of community members and/or health professionals; Performance Measure 5: Annually, maintain the highest standard for emergency response; Goal 4: Build and enhance effective partnerships; Performance Measure 6: Leverage academic, industry, and other partners to fill priority data gaps. (efficiency);
Goal 5: Promote effective and efficient agency management; and Performance Measure 7: Reduce the number of FTEs who are providing program support through the office of the director per one million dollars in total program budget. (efficiency).

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Program Number: 07295
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Sponsor: Directorate for Geosciences/NSF
Title: Continental Dynamics (CD-DEP)
Contact: Leonard E. Johnson, Program Director
Tel: 703-292-8559
Email: lejohnso@nsf.gov
Full Program: http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2004/nsf04512/nsf04512.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor considers proposals for multidisciplinary research that focus on an improved understanding of the processes governing the origin, structure, composition, and dynamical evolution of the continents and continental building blocks.

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Program Number: 05444
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
Contact:
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/vwLabInformation/313285D0EB119D32852567B000452723?OpenDocument&53~NIOSH
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 04255
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Sponsor: Rockefeller Archive Center
Title: Grants-in-Aid for Research at the Rockefeller Archive Center
Contact: Grants Program Administrator
Tel:
Email: archive@rockefeller.edu
Full Program: http://archive.rockefeller.edu/grants/generalgia.php
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
Mailed applications must be postmarked by November 15. Applications submitted via e-mail attachment must be submitted prior to midnight Eastern Standard Time November 15.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers grants to promote and support research in the Rockefeller Archive Center. These grants may be used towards round-trip travel to the Center, for temporary lodging in the area, and for related research expenses.

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Program Number: 03792
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Sponsor: Zonta International
Title: Amelia Earhart Fellowship Award
Contact:
Tel: 312-930-5848
Email: zontaintl@zonta.org
Website: http://www.zonta.org/site/PageServer?pagename=zi_issues_programs_amelia_earhart_application
Full Program: http://www.zonta.org/site/DocServer/Application_2006-07.doc?docID=5906
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
Support is provided to women students for graduate study in aerospace-related sciences and aerospace-related engineering. Eligible applicants are women of any nationality pursuing a Ph.D./doctoral degree. The award is $6,000.

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Program Number: 03483
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Sponsor: Joint Institute for Laboratory Astrophysics
Title: Visiting Fellowships
Contact: Ms. Cheryl Glenn
Tel: 303-492-7796
Email: glennc@jila.colorado.edu
Full Program: http://jilawww.colorado.edu/employ/vf.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

Support is provided for in-residence fellowships in fields of research pursued at the JILA, in Boulder, Colorado. Eligible applicants include university and senior industrial researchers. Two types of visits will be considered: (1) Short term visitors, who stay at JILA for up to four weeks with a minimum stay of one week, and (2) longer term visitors, who stay for up to one year, with a minimum stay of six weeks.


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Program Number: 03230
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Sponsor: American Chemical Society
Title: National Awards Program
Contact:
Tel:
Email: awards@acs.org
Full Program: http://www.chemistry.org/portal/a/c/s/1/acsdisplay.html?DOC=awards/index.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

Support is provided for fifty-three different named awards in recognition of individual or team accomplishments in diverse fields of the chemical sciences. Awards consist of a cash amount that varies depending on the specific prize. Nominations may be submitted by any individual.

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Program Number: 02379
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Sponsor: Smithsonian Institution
Title: Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute Short-Term Fellowships
Contact: Adriana Bilgray
Tel: 507-212-8031
Email: fellows@si.edu
Full Program: http://www.stri.org/english/education_fellowships/fellowships/stri_programs.php
Deadlines: 2/15/2006,5/15/2006,8/15/2006,11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for short-term research projects in the tropics in areas of STRI research. The usual duration is three months. The majority of fellowships are awarded to graduate students, but awards are occasionally made to undergraduates and postdoctoral candidates. Fellowships provide a stipend, a limited research allowance, and round trip airfare to the Republic of Panama.

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Program Number: 02325
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Sponsor: Eppley Foundation for Research, Inc.
Title: Advanced Scientific Research Grants
Contact: Huyler C. Held, Secretary
Tel:
Deadlines: 5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006,2/1/2007
Deadline Note:
Deadlines for submission of materials are the first of February, May, August, and November.
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor supports postdoctoral research in the physical and biological sciences. Eligible applicants must be associated with recognized educational or research organizations. No funds are awarded directly to individuals. Grant amounts range from several thousand dollars to $25,000; the average grant award is $15,000. Grants are usually for a one-year period.

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Program Number: 01691
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Sponsor: Dreyfus (Camille and Henry) Foundation, Inc.
Title: Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Awards Program
Contact:
Tel: 212-753-1760
Email: admin@dreyfus.org
Full Program: http://www.dreyfus.org/tc.shtml
Deadlines: 11/9/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for the teaching and research careers of talented young faculty in the chemical sciences. Institutions that grant a bachelor's or higher degree in chemistry, chemical engineering or biochemistry are eligible to submit one nomination annually.

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Program Number: 01639
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--Naval Medical Research Center/Naval Health Research Center
Contact:
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/vwLabInformation/7D37862102DE926F852567B00045DC4B?OpenDocument&56~NMRC/NHRC
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. A cash stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 01613
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--Federal Highway Administration/Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center
Contact:
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/vwLabInformation/55239ADD8489ECD1852567FD00460C6F?OpenDocument&27~FHWA
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. Awards of up to one year are available. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 01591
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Sponsor: Research Corporation
Title: Cottrell College Science Awards
Contact: Pamela George, Program Assistant
Tel: 520-571-1111
Email: pamela@rescorp.org
Full Program: http://www.rescorp.org/ccsa/ccsa_guidelines.htm
Deadlines: 5/15/2006,11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
The November 15 target date is suggested for a proposal to be considered at the program advisory committee's spring meeting; May 15 is the suggested target date for a proposal to be considered at the fall meeting. To initiate the application process all potential applicants must submit the online application request form. Established faculty, or those beyond their first three years of their first tenure-track appointment, need to submit a preliminary proposal to determine eligibility.
SYNOPSIS:

Support is provided for research in astronomy, chemistry, and physics at public and private, predominantly undergraduate colleges in the United States and Canada. Eligible applicants are faculty members. The foundation is interested in supporting beginning, as well as established, faculty. Types of expenses funded include equipment and supplies; and student and faculty summer stipends.

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Program Number: 01462
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Sponsor: Natl. Consortium for Grad. Degrees for Minorities in Eng. & Science, Inc.
Title: Graduate Education for Minorities (GEM) Fellowship Program
Contact:
Tel: 219-631-7771
Email: gem@nd.edu
Website: http://www.gemfellowship.org/apply/apply_for_a_fellowship.php
Full Program: http://www.gemfellowship.org/gem_fellowship/overview.php
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities for under-represented minority students to obtain M.S. degrees in engineering and Ph.D. degrees in engineering and the natural and physical sciences through a program of paid summer internships and graduate financial assistance. Fellowship recipients are expected to accept approximately twelve weeks of employment with a company member during the summer immediately following their selection.

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Program Number: 01045
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--Armed Forces Radiobiology Research Institute
Contact:
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/vwLabInformation/16DD3F3CCC484074852567E1004B85F7?OpenDocument&15~AFRRI
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. Awards of up to one year are available. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 00996
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Sponsor: North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Title: Security Through Science Programme - Advanced Study Institutes (ASI's)
Contact: Public Diplomacy Division
Tel: 32 2 707 4111
Website: http://www.nato.int
Full Program: http://www.nato.int/science/support/asi/asi-nfa.htm
Deadlines: 7/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Applications may be submitted at any time, although deadlines for submission of applications for support have been set as follows to coincide with meetings of the Advisory Panels: 1 December 2005 : 1 March 2006 : 1 July 2006 : 1 November 2006. The first three deadlines above refer to applications for support in 2006, while the deadline of 1 November 2006 refers to applications for support in 2007.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor supports high level teaching activities where a carefully defined subject, systematically presented, is treated in depth by lecturers of international standing, and new advances in a subject, not taught elsewhere, are reported in tutorial form. ASI's should be co-directed by a scientist from both a NATO country and a partner country of the EAPC or a country of the Mediterranean Dialogue.

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Program Number: 00858
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Sponsor: American Museum of Natural History
Title: Collection Study Grants
Contact:
Tel: 212-769-5467
Email: grants@amnh.org
Full Program: http://research.amnh.org/grants/grantsprog.html
Deadlines: 5/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Application deadlines are May 1 and November 1 with the exception of the Herpetology, Ichthyology and Mammalogy departments which have one deadline, November 1. Ornithology proposals can be submitted two months prior to visit.
SYNOPSIS:

Maximum grants of $1,500 enable predoctoral and recent postdoctoral investigators to study any of the scientific collections at the American Museum. Awards partially support travel and subsistence while in residence.

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Program Number: 00813
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Sponsor: Directorate for Social, Behavorial and Economic Sciences/NSF
Title: Minority Postdoctoral Research Fellowships and Supporting Activities
Contact: John Perhonis, Associate Program Director
Tel: 703-292-8763
Email: jperhoni@nsf.gov
Full Program: http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2006/nsf06586/nsf06586.htm
Deadlines: 11/6/2006,3/1/2007
Deadline Note:
Fellowship applications are due by November 6, 2006. Graduate Student Travel award requests must be received no later than three months prior to the proposed travel. Fellows may submit Research Starter Grant proposals between October 1, 2006 and March 1, 2007.
SYNOPSIS:

Fellowships are offered to recent minority Ph.D.s for training in the biological and social, behavioral, or economic sciences at an institution in the U.S. or abroad. In addition, travel awards and research starter grants are available.

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Program Number: 00740
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Sponsor: Directorate for Mathematics and Physical Sciences/NSF
Title: Division of Materials Research
Contact: Thomas A. Weber, Division Director
Tel: 703-292-4915
Email: tweber@nsf.gov
Full Program: http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2005/nsf05025/nsf05025.jsp
Deadlines: 11/3/2006
SYNOPSIS:

Support is provided for materials research in the areas of metals, ceramics, and electronic materials; condensed matter and materials theory; solid-state chemistry; and polymers.

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Program Number: 00659
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Sponsor: National Optical Astronomy Observatories
Title: National Solar Observatory
Contact: Dr. Han Utienbroek, Chairman, NSO/Sac Peak TAC
Tel: 505-434-7000
Email: webmaster@nso.edu.
Full Program: http://www.nso.edu/general/observe/submit.html
Deadlines: 8/15/2006,11/15/2006,2/15/2007,5/15/2007,8/15/2007
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides access to large optical telescopes, observing equipment, and research support services at Sacramento Peak Observatory.

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Program Number: 00632
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Sponsor: American Association of University Women Educational Foundation
Title: Postdoctoral Research Leave Fellowships
Contact:
Tel: 319-337-1716 x60
Email: aauw@act.org
Full Program: http://www.aauw.org/fga/fellowships_grants/american.cfm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for women seeking funds for postdoctoral research leave from accredited institutions. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. A one year award of $30,000 is available.

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Program Number: 00305
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Sponsor: American Museum of Natural History
Title: Research Fellowships Program
Contact:
Tel:
Email: grants@amnh.org
Website: http://research.amnh.org/grants/Research_Fellowships_2000.pdf
Full Program: http://research.amnh.org/grants/resprog.html
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:

In-residence fellowships of up to two years support advanced study in vertebrate zoology, invertebrate zoology, paleozoology, anthropology, astrophysics, and earth and planetary sciences. Candidates normally must hold doctoral degrees, but candidates with the equivalent experience may be considered.

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Program Number: 00063
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Sponsor: American Museum of Natural History
Title: Frank Chapman Memorial Grants
Contact:
Tel:
Email: grants@amnh.org
Full Program: http://research.amnh.org/grants/grantsprog.html
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:

Awards provide support, generally ranging from $500 to $2,000, for ornithological research. Eligible applicants are graduate students and postdoctoral researchers.



SOCIAL SCIENCE

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Program Number: 89908
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Sponsor: Transportation Research Board
Title: National Cooperative Highway Research Program--Accelerating Transportation Program and Project Delivery: Conception to Completion
Contact: Dr. Andrew C. Lemer
Tel: 202-334-3972
Email: alemer@nas.edu
Full Program:
http://www4.trb.org/trb/crp.nsf/All+Projects/NCHRP+20-73
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor has issued a request for proposals to provide examples and other guidance regarding best practices for accelerating program and project delivery while maintaining quality. The research will review and assess delivery acceleration strategies, techniques, and practices at program and project levels, from conception to completion. For the purposes of this effort, project delivery is the process that takes new or renewed transportation facilities and services from conception to completion, ready for users.

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Program Number: 89886
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Sponsor: Harvard University
Title: Safra Foundation Center for Ethics--Graduate Fellowships in Ethics
Contact: Director of Graduate Fellowships
Tel: 617-495-1336
Email: ethics@harvard.edu
Full Program: http://www.ethics.harvard.edu/fellowships_graduate.php
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The fellowships support outstanding Harvard-enrolled graduate students who are writing dissertations or engaged in major research on topics in practical ethics, especially ethical issues in business, education, government, law, and medicine.

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Program Number: 89519
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Sponsor: School of American Research
Title: SAR/Social Science Research Council (SSRC) Fellowships in Religion, Science and Public Life
Contact:
Tel: 505-954-7201
Email: scholar@sarsf.org
Full Program: http://www.sarweb.org/scholars/description.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
Three fellowships are available to scholars who have a Ph.D. at the time of application and whose work focuses on religion within the context of science and civil society.

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Program Number: 89199
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Sponsor: Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
Title: Robert M. & Annetta J. Coffelt and Robert M. Coffelt, Jr. Fellowships
Contact:
Tel: 757-565-8500
Email: iflester@cwf.org
Full Program: http://research.history.org/Fellowships.cfm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

The Fellowship is open to doctoral candidates and junior scholars working on topics related to the American Revolution, Early Republic, or ideas and philosophies of America's founding fathers.

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Program Number: 89198
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Sponsor: Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
Title: Gilder Lehrman Short-Term Residential Fellowships
Contact: Fellowship Committee
Tel: 757-565-8500
Email: iflester@cwf.org
Full Program: http://research.history.org/Fellowships.cfm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor supports research on British America, the revolutionary era, and early republic, and has particular strengths in areas relating to eighteenth-century Williamsburg and Virginia, the colonial Chesapeake, African American studies, decorative arts and material culture through 1830, archaeology, architectural history, and historical preservation.

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Program Number: 89064
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Sponsor: VolkswagenStiftung Foundation
Title: Lichtenberg Professorships
Contact: Dr. Anja Fließ
Tel: 49 (0)511 8381-374
Email: fliess@volkswagenstiftung.de
Full Program: http://www.volkswagenstiftung.de/fileadmin/downloads/merkblaetter/MB_79_e.pdf
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers support for outstandingly qualified (junior) academics in connection with innovative fields of research located
between the disciplines as well as new teaching concepts within the respective research environment. The funding which will be made available for a period of up to eight years is expected to pave an interesting new path in higher education. There are no thematic restrictions; hence, the funding is available equally to applicants from the humanities and the social sciences, or the natural and engineering sciences as well as medicine.

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Program Number: 88256
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Sponsor: Association for Social Economics
Title: William R. Waters Research Grant
Contact: John B. Davis
Tel:
Email: JohnDavis@Marquette.edu
Full Program: http://www.socialeconomics.org/grant.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support designed to inspire economists to organize their research in social economics and the social economy along the lines suggested by William Waters in his presidential address to the Association for Social Economics.

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Program Number: 88095
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Sponsor: North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Title: Reintegration Grant
Contact:
Tel:
Website: http://www.nato.int
Full Program: http://www.nato.int/science/support/rig/rig-nfa.htm
Deadlines: 7/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Applications should be submitted no sooner than 3 months prior to the termination of the research stay in a NATO country and no later than 12 months after completion of the research stay. Applications may be submitted at any time, although upcoming deadlines for submission of applications have been set as follows: 1 December 2005 : 1 March 2006 : 1 July 2006 : 1 November 2006. The first three deadlines above refer to applications for support in 2006, while the deadline of 1 November 2006 refers to applications for support in 2007.
SYNOPSIS:
The aim of these Grants is to support the reintegration of young Partner country scientists in their home countries after conducting research in NATO countries. The research project of the returning fellow should be focused on security-related NATO priority areas, and/or on agreed priorities of Partner countries.

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Program Number: 87754
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Sponsor: National Institute of Child Health and Human Development/NIH/DHHS
Title: RFA-HD-06-007--Global Partnerships for Social Science AIDS Research (R24)
Contact: Susan F. Newcomer, Ph.D.
Tel: 301-435-6981
Email: newcomes@mail.nih.gov
Full Program: http://grants1.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-HD-06-007.html
Deadlines: 11/13/2006,12/13/2006
Deadline Note:
The deadline for receipt of optional letters of intent is November 13, 2006. The deadline for receipt of full applications is December 13, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsors offer support for collaborative applications between U.S. (or other developed country) institutions and institutions in countries hard hit by the HIV/AIDS epidemic. The initiative is designed to enhance capabilities for rigorous behavioral and social science research in relation to HIV/AIDS within these countries. Each of these grants will provide funding to strengthen the research infrastructure of local institutions and will also support a small portfolio [one to three studies] of relevant and innovative research. Research will be conducted with the leadership and involvement of local social and behavioral scientists in partnership with scientists in the U.S. and/or other developed countries. Research topics should address social and behavioral issues in the prevention, care, and/or treatment of HIV/AIDS. It is hoped that the investigators involved in these grants will emerge as recognized leaders in the fields of behavioral and social sciences research related to HIV/AIDS. This program will use the NIH R24 award mechanism.

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Program Number: 86318
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Sponsor: ShopKo Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact: John Vigeland, Director of Corporate Communications
Tel: 920-429-4132
Email: shopkocharities@shopko.com
Full Program: http://www.shopko.com/corporate/community/foundation/index.jsp
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides funding to improve the quality of life in the communities they serve.

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Program Number: 86113
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--US Department of Homeland Security (DHS)
Contact: Dr. Ray Gamble
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&40~DHS
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 86056
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Sponsor: Center for Khmer Studies
Title: Senior Short-Term Research Fellowships
Contact:
Tel:
Email: fellowships@khmerstudies.org
Full Program: http://www.khmerstudies.org/fellowships/applicaorc2006.rtf
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
Applications sent by mail should be sent at least three weeks prior to the deadline date.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor awards fellowships available only to US scholars holding a Ph.D. or its equivalent. Senior Fellowships are designed to enable scholars in all disciplines in the social sciences and the humanities focusing on Southeast Asia to pursue further research in Cambodia and Southeast Asia.

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Program Number: 86055
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Sponsor: Center for Khmer Studies
Title: Senior Long Term Research Fellowships
Contact:
Tel:
Email: fellowships@khmerstudies.org
Full Program: http://www.khmerstudies.org/fellowships/applicaorc2006.rtf
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
Applications sent by mail must be sent at least three weeks prior to the deadline date.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor awards fellowships available only to US scholars holding a Ph.D. or its equivalent. Senior Fellowships are designed to enable scholars in all disciplines in the social sciences and the humanities focusing on Southeast Asia to pursue further research in Cambodia and Southeast Asia.

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Program Number: 85284
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Sponsor: Library Company of Philadelphia
Title: Program in Early American Economy and Society (PEAES) -- Postdoctoral Research Fellowship
Contact: Cathy Matson, PEAES Director
Tel: 215-546-3181
Email: cmatson@udel.edu
Full Program: http://www.librarycompany.org/fellowships/postdoc.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
These fellowships are designed to promote scholarship in early American economy and society, broadly conceived, from its colonial beginnings to roughly the 1850s.

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Program Number: 85227
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Sponsor: Directorate for Engineering/NSF
Title: Active Nanostructures and Nanosystems (ANN)
Contact: Kevin W. Lyons, Program Director
Tel: 703-292-5365
Email: klyons@nsf.gov
Full Program: http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2006/nsf06595/nsf06595.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides funding for collaborative research and education in the area of active nanostructures and nanosystems, and on the long-term social change associated with these innovations. Approximately $29 million is available to fund sixty awards.

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Program Number: 85200
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Sponsor: American Psychiatric Foundation
Title: Awards for Advancing Minority Mental Health
Contact: Barbara Matos
Tel: 703-907-8517
Email: apf@psych.org
Website: http://www.psychfoundation.org/AAMMW5-06FinalCombined.pdf
Full Program: http://www.psychfoundation.org/aammh.cfm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides awards to recognize psychiatrists, other health professionals, mental health programs and other organizations that have undertaken innovative and supportive efforts to: raise awareness in underserved minority communities of mental illness, the need for early recognition, the availability of treatment and how to access it, and the cultural barriers to treatment; increase access to quality mental health services for underserved minorities; and/or improve the quality of care for underserved minorities, particularly those in the public health system or with severe mental illness.

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Program Number: 84904
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Sponsor: Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies
Title: Joan Heller-Diane Bernard Fellowship in Lesbian and Gay Studies
Contact: Lavelle Porter
Tel: 212-817-1955
Email: clags@gc.cuny.edu
Full Program: http://web.gc.cuny.edu/clags/awards.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor supports research by a junior scholar or senior scholar into the impact of lesbians and/or gay men on U.S. society and culture. Two awards of $5,000 will be made.

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Program Number: 84260
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Sponsor: Association of Fundraising Professionals
Title: Skystone Ryan Prize for Research on Fundraising and Philanthropy
Contact:
Tel: 703-684-0410
Full Program: http://www.afpnet.org/ka/ka-3.cfm?content_item_id=1544&folder_id=891
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor awards $3,000 to the author of a book that contributes substantially to the knowledge and understanding of fundraising or philanthropic behavior.

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Program Number: 83566
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Sponsor: Nordson Corporation Foundation
Title: Grants Program--Ohio
Contact: Kathy Ladiner, Program Assistant
Tel: 440-892-1580
Email: kladiner@nordson.com
Full Program: http://www.nordson.com/Corporate/Community/Foundation
Deadlines: 5/15/2006,8/15/2006,11/15/2006,2/15/2007
Deadline Note:
Applications in Ohio must apply by February 15, May 15, August 15 and November 15.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor makes grants to tax-exempt organizations in the fields of education, human welfare, arts and culture, and civic.

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Program Number: 83436
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Sponsor: BMI Foundation
Title: Woody Guthrie Fellowship Program
Contact:
Tel:
Email: info@bmifoundation.org
Full Program: http://www.bmifoundation.org/pages/WGuthrie.asp
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers short-term fellowships to support scholarly use of the Woody Guthrie Archives Research Collection.

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Program Number: 83378
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Sponsor: Reynolds and Reynolds Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact: Alice Davisson
Tel: 937-485-8138
Email: alice_davisson@reyrey.com
Website: http://www.reyrey.com/our_company/profile/in_the_community/company_foundation.asp
Full Program: http://www.reyrey.com/our_company/profile/in_the_community/comm-grantgl.asp
Deadlines: 2/15/2006,5/17/2006,8/16/2006,11/14/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides grants to tax-exempt organizations in the fields of education; cultural arts; and community betterment.

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Program Number: 83247
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Sponsor: Disabled American Veterans Charitable Service Trust
Title: Grants Program
Contact:
Tel: 877-426-2838 x2057
Email: cst@davmail.org
Full Program: http://www.dav.org/cst/grant_application.html
Deadlines: 5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006,1/31/2007
SYNOPSIS:
The Trust is dedicated to supporting physical and psychological rehabilitation programs as well as meeting the needs of veterans with specific disabilities such as amputation and blindness; the sponsor also aids and shelters homeless veterans. Consideration is afforded on an annual basis. Priority is given to long-term service projects providing direct assistance to disabled veterans and their families.

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Program Number: 83222
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Sponsor: Center on Budget and Policy Priorities
Title: Internship Program
Contact: Internship Coordinator
Tel: 202-408-1095, x386
Email: internship@cbpp.org
Full Program: http://www.cbpp.org/internship.html
Deadlines: 2/15/2006,7/15/2006,11/6/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers full- and part-time paid internships in the area of public policy issues affecting low-income families and individuals.

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Program Number: 82577
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Sponsor: National Institute on Aging/NIH/DHHS
Title: Aging Research Dissertation Awards to Increase Diversity (R36)
Contact: Robin A. Barr, Ph.D.
Tel: 301-496-9322
Email: BarrR@mail.nih.gov
Full Program: http://grants1.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-06-117.html
Deadlines: 2/15/2006,3/15/2006,10/16/2006,11/15/2006,2/15/2007,3/15/2007,10/16/2007,11/15/2007,2/15/2008,3/15/2008
Deadline Note:
The deadlines for receipt of optional letters of intent are: February 15, 2006; October 16, 2006; February 15, 2007; October 16, 2007; and February 15, 2008. The corresponding dates for receipt of full applications are March 15, 2006; November 15, 2006; March 15, 2007; November 15, 2007; and March 15, 2008. This program will expire on March 16, 2008.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers support for dissertation awards in all areas of research within the Institute's mandate to increase the diversity of the research workforce on aging. This PAR will use the NIH R36 dissertation award mechanism.

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Program Number: 82404
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Sponsor: Richland County Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact:
Tel: 419-525-3020
Email: bsmith@rcfoundation.org
Full Program: http://www.richlandcountyfoundation.org/pages/697086/index.htm
Deadlines: 5/1/2006,7/1/2006,9/1/2006,11/1/2006,1/1/2007,3/1/2007,5/1/2007
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor makes grants to tax-exempt organizations in Richland County to provide programs and services fulfilling the community needs.

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Program Number: 82161
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Sponsor: Community Foundation of Greater Lorain County
Title: African American Community Fund
Contact:
Tel: 440-277-0142
Email: info@peoplewhocare.org
Full Program: http://www.peoplewhocare.org/images/aacf_Grant_Application1.pdf
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides grants to promote and support the development of social, economic, educational, and health initiatives in the African American community.

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Program Number: 81767
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Program--Institute for Water Resources
Contact: Associateship Programs
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/pga/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&35~IWR
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The National Research Council, through its Associateship Programs office, conducts a national competition to recommend and make awards to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers at participating laboratories.

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Program Number: 81526
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Sponsor: National Library of Medicine/NIH/DHHS
Title: NLM Grants for Scholarly Works in Biomedicine and Health
Contact: Dr. Hua-Chuan Sim
Tel: 301-496-4523
Email: simh@mail.nih.gov
Full Program: http://grants1.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-05-025.html
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,3/1/2006,6/1/2006,7/1/2006,10/1/2006,11/1/2006,2/1/2007,3/1/2007,6/1/2007,7/1/2007,10/1/2007,11/1/2007
Deadline Note:
The deadline for receipt of new applications are February 1, June 1, and October 1 annually. The deadlines for receipt of revised applications are March 1, July 1, and November 1 annually. This program will expire on January 3, 2008.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers support for the preparation of book-length manuscripts and other scholarly works of value to U.S. health professionals, public health officials, biomedical researchers, and historians of the health sciences. Grants are awarded for major critical reviews, state-of-the-art summaries, historical studies, and other useful organizations of knowledge in clinical medicine, public health, biomedical research, and the informatics/information sciences relating to them. The scholarly work may be prepared for publication in print or non-print media, or both. This PAR will use the G13 award mechanism.

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Program Number: 80907
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Sponsor: Kroc (Joan B.) Institute for International Peace Studies
Title: Visiting Fellows Program
Contact: Dr. Martha Merritt, Associate Director
Tel: 574-631-6970
Email: mmerritt@nd.edu
Full Program: http://kroc.nd.edu/visiting_fellows/visfell0708.shtml
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The Kroc Institute brings together outstanding scholars to conduct research in peace studies, broadly defined. Themes include the peacemaking role of international norms, policies, and institutions; the psychology of violence; and the quest for social, economic and environmental justice.

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Program Number: 79518
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Sponsor: Goodman (Andrew) Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact:
Tel: 212-362-7265
Email: andrewgoodmanfdn@aol.com
Full Program: http://hometown.aol.com/andrewgoodmanfdn/
Deadlines: 5/15/2006,11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The Andrew Goodman Foundation awards $25,000 a year to projects that are in keeping with the goals and activities of Andrew Goodman. The sponsor considers proposals from projects that are: working against oppression based on class, race, gender, and social issues; organizing in communities and workplaces around basic social and economic issues; limited in their access to traditional funding sources; and involving youth in community and government activities.

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Program Number: 77600
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs-Pacific Disaster Center
Contact:
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/vwLabInformation/DB3A15CC2A9F9CF0852567AD0063D1B7?OpenDocument&03~PDC
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 75510
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Sponsor: Rockefeller Archive Center
Title: Scholar-in-Residence Program
Contact: Grant Program Administrator
Tel:
Email: archive@rockefeller.edu
Full Program: http://archive.rockefeller.edu/grants/scholarinresidence.php
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
Mailed applications must be postmarked by November 15. Applications submitted via e-mail attachment must be submitted prior to midnight Eastern Standard Time November 15.
SYNOPSIS:
The scholar-in-residence program aims to promote and support research in the collections housed at the Rockefeller Archive Center. Each resident scholar receives a stipend of $5,000 per month for up to nine months of study and research.

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Program Number: 75250
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Sponsor: Nation Institute
Title: Internship Program
Contact: Emily Busio
Tel: 212-209-5419
Email: emily@nationinstitute.org
Full Program: http://www.nationinstitute.org/internships/
Deadlines: 7/14/2006,11/3/2006
Deadline Note:
The deadline for the Fall 2006 program (Sept. 12 - Dec. 22) is July 14, 2006. Spring 2007 program deadline (program duration Jan 9 to May 25, 2007) is November 3, 2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides a practical and comprehensive intern program for college students and recent graduates interested in magazine journalism and publishing. The sponsor supports research, conferences, seminars, educational programs and independent media with an emphasis on social justice, civil liberties and cultural politics.

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Program Number: 75212
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Sponsor: Tourism Cares for Tomorrow
Title: Grants Program
Contact: Carolyn Viles, CTC, Program Manager
Tel: 781-821-5990
Email: carolynv@tourismcares.org
Full Program: http://www.tourismcaresfortomorrow.org/TourismCares/What+We+Do/Grants/Worldwide+Grant+Program/
Deadlines: 3/1/2006,6/30/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Applicants must first submit a letter of inquiry. The 2006 grant application cycles have changed to every four months rather than quarterly as they were in 2005. Letters of Inquiry are due by: March 1, 2006; June 30, 2006; and November 1, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor distributes charitable grants to worthy tourism-related nonprofit organizations worldwide. The foundation seeks programs or projects with one or more of the following goals: To protect, restore and conserve sites of exceptional natural, cultural, or historic significance; and to educate local host communities and the traveling public about conservation and preservation of sites.

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Program Number: 74718
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Sponsor: Oakes (John B.) Award
Title: John B. Oakes Award for Distinguished Environmental Journalism
Contact: Arlene Morgan, Associate Dean
Tel: 212-854-5377
Email: am494@columbia.edu
Full Program: http://www.jrn.columbia.edu/events/oakes/
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The 2005 Oakes Award and its $5,000 prize will go to the author(s) of an article or single-topic series on an environmental issue initially published between October 1, 2005 and September 30, 2006.

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Program Number: 74350
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Sponsor: Council on Foreign Relations, Inc.
Title: Arthur Ross Book Award
Contact: Jeffrey Reinke, Director of Special Programs
Tel:
Email: jreinke@cfr.org
Full Program: http://www.cfr.org/about/what_we_do/arthur_ross.html
Deadlines: 11/14/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The annual Arthur Ross Book Awards recognize books that make an outstanding contribution to the understanding of foreign policy or international relations. For the 2006 deadline, the book's publication date must be 2005 or 2006.

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Program Number: 73829
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Sponsor: McNeil Center for Early American Studies
Title: Barra Postdoctoral Fellowship
Contact:
Tel: 215-898-9251
Email: mceas@ccat.sas.upenn.edu
Full Program: http://www.mceas.org/postdoctoralfellowship.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor will appoint a Barra Postdoctoral Fellow for a nine-month term beginning 1 September 2007. No teaching is required, but all McNeil Center fellows are expected to be in residence during the academic year and to participate in the Center's program of seminars and other activities.

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Program Number: 73796
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Sponsor: Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies
Title: Martin Duberman Fellowship
Contact:
Tel: 212-817-1955
Email: clags@gc.cuny.edu
Full Program: http://web.gc.cuny.edu/clags/awards.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
This fellowship is open to applicants from any country doing scholarly research on the lesbian/gay/bisexual/transgender/queer (LGBTQ) experience. University affiliation is not necessary, but the applicant must be able to show a prior contribution to the field of LGBTQ studies.

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Program Number: 73775
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Sponsor: Cancer Treatment Research Foundation
Title: Clinical Investigation Grant Program
Contact:
Tel: 847-342-7450
Email: lois.conklin@ctrf.org
Full Program: http://www.ctrf.org/grantapp.cfm
Deadlines: 11/10/2006,2/19/2007,6/15/2007,8/27/2007
Deadline Note:
Applications can be submitted at any time and must be received electronically. Preliminary applications that are received after the dates below will be reviewed for the next application period. The latest dates for preliminary application submission are: November 10, 2006, February 19, 2007, June 15, 2007 and August 27, 2007.
SYNOPSIS:
The goal of the program is to stimulate innovative research relevant to cancer therapy (e.g., new agents, immunotherapy, biological response modifiers, gene therapy), clinical nutrition, quality of life and cancer integrative medicine. The sponsor supports innovative clinical research in Conventional as well as Integrative therapies.

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Program Number: 72800
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Sponsor: Hilton (Conrad N.) Foundation
Title: Conrad N. Hilton Humanitarian Prize
Contact: Jean-Marc Moorghen, Manager
Tel: 310-556-4694
Email: prize@hiltonfoundation.org
Full Program: http://www.hiltonfoundation.org/main.asp?id=43&side=1
Deadlines: 11/6/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor awards a prize of $1.5 million (U.S.) to an organization making extraordinary contributions toward alleviating human suffering anywhere in the world.

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Program Number: 71977
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Sponsor: SUPERVALU Foundation
Title: Contribution Program
Contact: Terry Polk
Tel: 952-828-4829
Email: terry.a.polk@supervalu.com
Full Program: http://www.supervalu.com/sv-webapp/community/guidelines.jsp
Deadlines: 2/15/2006,5/15/2006,8/15/2006,11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support to local programs that address community needs, are measurable and are serving communities where the sponsor or one of its companies has a significant presence.

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Program Number: 71974
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Sponsor: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention/DHHS
Title: Public Health Conference Support Grant Program
Contact: Sharon Robertson, Grants Management Specialist
Tel: 770-488-2748
Email: SRobertson1@cdc.gov
Full Program: http://www.cdc.gov/od/pgo/funding/05031-A2.htm
Deadlines: 11/9/2006,12/11/2006,2/2/2007,3/5/2007
Deadline Note:
The sponsor requests, but does not require, submission of a letter of intent for this program.
For Cycle A, the letter of intent is due by November 9, 2006. The application deadline is December 11, 2006.
For Cycle B, the letter of intent is due by February 2, 2007. The application deadline is March 5, 2007.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides partial support for specific non-federal conferences in the areas of health promotion and disease prevention information and education programs, and applied research.
Measurable outcomes of the conferences supported under this program announcement should be in alignment with one or more of the following goals and/or performance measures:
National Center of Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities (NCBDDD) -- Priority 1: Develop and implement comprehensive research-to-practice initiatives that promote early identification, referral, and intervention for prioritized health conditions; Priority 2: Identify major new factors leading to healthy birth outcomes; Priority 3: Conduct research on the natural history of secondary conditions throughout the lifespan to identify promising interventions; Priority 4: Develop and implement a comprehensive research-to-practice initiative designed to promote preconception care services; and Priority 5: Promote evidence-based strategies for optimal child development.
National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (NCCDPHP) -- Goal 1: Increase early detection of breast and cervical cancer by building nationwide programs in breast and cervical cancer prevention, especially among high-risk, underserved women; Goal 2: Expand community-based breast and cervical cancer screening and diagnostic services to low income, medically underserved women. For women diagnosed with cancer or pre-cancer, ensure access to treatment services; Goal 3: Reduce cigarette smoking among youth; Goal 4: Support prevention research to develop sustainable and transferable community-based behavioral interventions; Goal 5: Increase the capacity of state cardiovascular health programs to address prevention of cardiovascular disease at the community level; Goal 6: Reduce death and disability due to heart disease and stroke and eliminate disparities; Goal 7: Increase the capacity of state diabetes control programs to address the prevention of diabetes and its complications at the community level; Goal 8: Improve the quality of state-based cancer registries; Goal 9: Help states monitor the prevalence of major behavioral risks associated with premature morbidity and mortality in adults to improve the planning, implementation, and evaluation of health promotion and disease prevention programs; and Goal 10: Decrease levels of obesity, or reduce the rate of growth of obesity, in communities through nutrition and physical interventions.
National Center for Environmental Health (NCEH) -- Goal 1: Determine human health effects associated with environmental exposures; Goal 2: Prevent or reduce illnesses, injury, and death related to environmental risk factors; Goal 3: Build and enhance effective partnerships to improve environmental health capacity; and Goal 4: Promote effective and efficient NCEH management.
National Center for Injury Prevention and Control (NCIPC) -- Goal 1: Reduce the risk of youth violence; Goal 2: Reduce violence against women; Goal 3: Enhance the capacity of states to implement effective rape prevention and education programs; Goal 4: Reduce the number and severity of head injuries in CDC funded projects by increasing bicycle helmet use;
Goal 5: Improve the timelines and quality of data used to determine the medical and social impact of traumatic brain injury; Goal 6: Reduce the incidence of residential fire-related injuries and deaths by increasing functional smoke alarms on every habitable floor; Goal 7: Increase external input on the research priorities, policies, and procedures related to the extramural research supported by CDC; Goal 8: Provide online access to injury prevention data; and Goal 9: Improve the uniformity, quality, and accessibility of emergency department data for public health surveillance in several states; ultimately developing the capacity to improve data in all states through development of guidelines, recommendations, or technical assistance.
National Center for Health Marketing (NCHM) -- Goal 1. Ensure that CDC has the necessary data about its customers to develop health marketing and communication interventions products, and programs that address customers' health information needs; Goal 2. Ensure that CDC employs innovative and rigorous strategies for reaching its customers based on health marketing and communication research; Goal 3. Provide value-added health marketing and communication support to ensure that the best available health information is rapidly and reliably disseminated and adopted as effective practice and policy; Goal 4. Ensure efficient, integrated use of CDC functions that contribute to the creation, delivery, and communication of health information and products, with a focus on those that eliminate health disparities; Goal 5. Ensure that CDC's customers have effective, real-time access to needed health and safety information through appropriate health information dissemination channels; Goal 6. Produce science-based health messages that are accessible, understandable, and relevant to intended audiences by incorporating health literacy, cultural communication, and language factors; Goal 7. Facilitate two-way communication and engagement with CDC and its traditional and emerging partners, including national and international public heath system partners, public sector partners, and private sector partners; Goal 8. Enhance the capacity of CDC and its national and international partners to rapidly and accurately communicate critical information about infectious, occupational, environmental, and terrorist threats; monitor the health of communities; and assist in the detection of emerging public health problems; Goal 9. Promote and facilitate health marketing and communication efforts to measure progress toward agency goals and evaluate the impact of agency programs; and Goal 10. Ensure the development of public health marketing and communication professionals and researchers via CDC-supported training programs.
Office of the Chief of Public Health Practice (OCPHP) -- Public Health Law Program: Goal 1: Develop the legal preparedness of the public health system to address terrorism and other national public health priorities;
Goal 2: Improve the understanding and use of law as a public health tool; and Goal 3: Establish robust partnerships to join public health practitioners with partners in key law-related sectors, such as elected officials and the legal and law enforcement communities.
Office of Global Health (OGH) -- Goal 1: To strengthen global capacity to detect, investigate, and monitor disease and injury, as well as their causes, and to respond appropriately to problems as they are identified;
Goal 2: To work with countries to establish and maintain effective public health systems, including trained workforces, and collection and use of essential information for effective public health policies and programs; Goal 3: To collaborate with countries and other international partners in developing, implementing, and evaluating prevention and control strategies to address important public health problems; Goal 4: To assist countries and other global partners to conduct applied research that will provide new information needed to improve the effectiveness of global public health policies and programs; and Goal 5: To promote the free flow of accurate technical information on global health problems and to share lessons learned in their control and prevention.

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Program Number: 71671
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Sponsor: Foundation for Child Development
Title: Changing Faces of America's Children Young Scholars Program
Contact:
Tel: 212-213-8337
Email: nac@fcd-us.org
Full Program: http://www.fcd-us.org/ourwork/y-how.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides approximately three to four fellowships of up to $150,000 each over a maximum period of three-years to study issues affecting the development of young immigrant children in the United States.

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Program Number: 71565
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Sponsor: American Society for Investigative Pathology
Title: Minority Trainee Travel Awards
Contact:
Tel: 301-634-7130
Email: asip@asip.org
Full Program: http://www.asip.org/awds/min.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
To promote the entry of under-represented minority scientists and minority-serving institutions into the mainstream of the basic science community and to encourage the participation of young investigative pathologists in the Annual Meeting, the sponsor is offering a limited number of Minority Travel Awards of up to $1,350 each to offset travel expenses to the Annual Meeting.

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Program Number: 71476
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Sponsor: American Society of Safety Engineers
Title: Research Grant Program
Contact: Mary Goranson, Foundation Manager
Tel: 847-699-2929
Email: mgoranson@asse.org
Full Program: http://www.asse.org/format_frames_main2.asp?bannerframe2=asse_foundation_banner.html&mainframe2=founproreq.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor awards a research grant to a safety & health researcher(s) to conduct applied research that would enhance management performance in reducing injuries and illness in the workplace. One award up to $20,000 will be funded.

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Program Number: 71257
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Sponsor: National Endowment for Democracy
Title: Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellows Program
Contact:
Tel: 202-293-0300
Email: fellowships@ned.org
Full Program: http://www.ned.org/forum/reagan-fascell.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
Democracy activists, practitioners, scholars, and journalists from around the world are provided with full-time residence fellowships at the International Forum for Democratic Studies (the Forum), located in Washington, D.C. Fellowship duration is three to ten months. The program is intended primarily for citizens of new and aspiring democracies.

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Program Number: 71222
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Sponsor: American Association of Nurse Anesthetists
Title: General Research Grant
Contact: Davonna Thomas
Tel: 847-655-1171
Email: Dthomas@aana.com
Full Program: http://www.aana.com/uploadedFiles/Professional_Development/AANA_Foundation/Applications/crna_res_grants050205.pdf
Deadlines: 11/15/2006,4/15/2007
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support to CRNAs who seek funding to conduct proposed research related to anesthesia.

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Program Number: 71109
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Sponsor: Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication
Title: Eleanor Blum Distinguished Service to Research Award
Contact: Carolyn Kitch
Tel: 215-204-5077
Email: ckitch@temple.edu
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides an award to recognize people who have devoted substantial parts of their careers to promoting research in mass communication.

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Program Number: 71108
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Sponsor: Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication
Title: Paul J. Deutschmann Award for Excellence in Research
Contact: Carolyn Kitch
Tel: 215-204-5077
Email: ckitch@temple.edu
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides an award to recognize a body of significant research over one's career.

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Program Number: 70940
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Sponsor: Silicon Valley Association of REALTORS Charitable Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact: Sarah Kishler
Tel: 408-200-0112
Email: skishler@silvar.org
Full Program: http://www.silvar.org/Contents/ASP/common.asp?id=35&Link=Link35
Deadlines: 2/15/2006,5/15/2006,8/15/2006,11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
The sponsor's Trustees meet quarterly (March, June, September, December) to evaluate applications. Applications must be received by the deadlines dates in order to be considered at the respective quarterly meeting.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for projects that help create more productive and enriched communities.

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Program Number: 70501
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Sponsor: American Group Psychotherapy Association Foundation
Title: Research Grants
Contact:
Tel: 212-477-2677
Email: info@agpa.org
Full Program: http://www.agpa.org/stdnt/resgrantapp.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for group psychotherapy research that focuses on one of five clinical populations: children, the elderly, the chronic mentally ill, substance abusers and significantly ill patients with marked functional impairment.

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Program Number: 70413
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Sponsor: Center for the Humanities at Wesleyan University
Title: Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship
Contact: Professor Jill Morawski, Director
Tel:
Full Program: http://www.wesleyan.edu/chum/mellon.html
Deadlines: 11/2/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor awards a fellowship to provide scholars who have lately completed their Ph.D.'s with free time to further their own work in a cross-disciplinary setting, and to associate them with a distinguished faculty. One Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow and possibly two Fellows will be appointed to the Wesleyan University Center for the Humanities for the whole academic year, 2007-2008, and will be awarded a stipend of $45,000.

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Program Number: 70352
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Program--FAA/Civil Aerospace Medical Institute
Contact:
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/vwLabInformation/C3156775FC46968C85256C22004A6729?OpenDocument&31~CAMI
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in U.S. academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. Awards of up to one year are available. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 70109
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Sponsor: Medical Library Association
Title: Donald A.B. Lindberg Research Fellowship
Contact:
Tel: 312-419-9094, x28
Email: mlapd2@mlahq.org
Website: http://www.mlanet.org/pdf/grants/lindberg_submission_20060711.pdf
Full Program: http://www.mlanet.org/awards/grants/lindberg.html
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for individuals whose research will extend the underlying knowledge base of health sciences information management or enhance the practice of the information professions, particularly health sciences librarianship. Fellows must be citizens or permanent residents of the United States, or have been lawfully admitted for permanent residence at the time of appointment. The award is not restricted to disbursement in a single year and funding may be disbursed over a period of up to five years depending on the needs of the research fellow.

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Program Number: 70045
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Sponsor: International Archive of Women in Architecture
Title: Milka Bliznakov Prize
Contact: Donna Dunay, Chair
Tel:
Email: ddunay@vt.edu
Full Program: http://spec.lib.vt.edu/IAWA/Bliznakov/Prize2006.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor supports research that advances knowledge of women's contributions to architecture and related design fields.

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Program Number: 70016
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Sponsor: Saint Luke's Foundation of Cleveland
Title: Grants Program
Contact: Leah Gary
Tel: 216-431-8010
Email: lgary@saintlukesfoundation.org
Full Program: http://www.saintlukesfoundation.org/guidelines4.asp
Deadlines: 11/1/2006,2/1/2007,5/1/2007,8/1/2007
Deadline Note:
Applicants must submit a letter of intent by one of the following deadlines: November 1, 2006; February 1, 2007; May 1, 2007; and August 1, 2007. The sponsor will invite selected applicants to submit a full proposal. If invited, deadlines for full proposals are January 2, 2007; March 30, 2007; June 29, 2007; and October 1, 2007.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor seeks to provide leadership and support for the improvement and transformation of the health and well being of individuals, families and communities of Greater Cleveland.

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Program Number: 69343
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Sponsor: Alliant Energy
Title: Community Grants Program
Contact: Tim Heinrich, Executive Director
Tel: 605-458-4483
Email: foundation@alliantenergy.com
Full Program: http://www.alliantenergy.com/docs/groups/public/documents/pub/p012195.pdf
Deadlines: 11/1/2006,2/1/2007,5/1/2007,8/1/2007
Deadline Note:
Proposal letters are accepted on an ongoing basis throughout the year, but are considered only in the next grantmaking cycle. The deadlines for proposal letters are November 1, February 1, May 1 and August 1.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor seeks to improve the quality of life in the communities it serves by supporting programs in the areas of: human needs; education; culture and art; civic; and environment.

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Program Number: 69196
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Sponsor: Archaeological Institute of America
Title: Publications Grant
Contact: Becky Donahue, Fellowship Coordinator
Tel: 617-353-8705
Email: rdonahue@aia.bu.edu
Website: http://www.archaeological.org/webinfo.php?page=10007
Full Program: http://www.archaeological.org/webinfo.php?page=10345
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers an annual stipend worth $5,000 to assist scholars in preparing, completing, and publishing results of their field research.

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Program Number: 68990
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Sponsor: Nebraska Humanities Council
Title: Mini Grants
Contact: Raymond Screws, Senior Program Officer
Tel: 402-474-2131, x103
Email: ray@nebraskahumanities.org
Full Program: http://www.nebraskahumanities.org/GrantForm05.pdf
Deadlines: 11/1/2005,1/1/2006,3/1/2006,5/1/2006,7/1/2006,9/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
Support is provided for humanities projects. Eligible applicants are non-profit groups. Mini Grants provide up to $1,500.

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Program Number: 68813
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Sponsor: Limited Brands
Title: Grants Program
Contact:
Tel: 614-415-6400
Email: GetInvolved@Limitedbrands.com
Full Program: http://www.limitedbrands.com/social_responsibility/community/support.jsp
Deadlines: 11/1/2006,3/1/2007,7/1/2007
Deadline Note:
Grant applications must be received by November 1 for Cycle A; March 1 for Cycle B; or July 1 for Cycle C.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides monetary and in-kind support to 501(c)(3) organizations that fit within the sponsor's philanthropic focus. Priority is given to projects that: have a Limited Brands Associate involved as a board member, committee member, long-time volunteer or active partner; meet identified needs in the community; come from organizations that exhibit strong fiscal management and board commitment; encourage and explore community partnerships and leverage additional support; and provide opportunities for possible involvement of our associates.

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Program Number: 68713
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Sponsor: Woods (Tiger) Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact:
Tel: 714-816-1806
Full Program: http://www.twfound.org/grants/default.sps?itype=7609
Deadlines: 11/1/2006,2/1/2007,5/1/2007,8/1/2007
Deadline Note:
There are four grant cycles per year, and grants are awarded every quarter. If an applicant submits a grant application after one cycle has closed, the application will be considered during the next cycle.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor focuses on providing opportunities to children who are underserved, in the areas of: education; and youth development.

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Program Number: 68665
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Sponsor: Stocker Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact: Melanie R. Wilson, Grants and Office Manager
Tel: 440-246-5719
Email: mwilson@stockerfoundation.org
Full Program: http://www.stockerfoundation.org/apply.html
Deadlines: 3/3/2006,6/30/2006,11/3/2006
Deadline Note:
Any organization that has not previously submitted a proposal to the sponsor, has received a declination in the past year, or has not yet received IRS tax-exemption status, must first submit a letter of inquiry to the sponsor a minimum of six weeks before the submission deadline. Lettrs of inquiry are due March 3, 2006; June 30, 2006; and November 3, 2006. Full proposals are due April 15, 2006; August 15, 2006; and December 15, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides financial assistance to tax-exempt organizations for programs in the fields of: arts and culture; community needs; education; health; social services; and women's issues. The sponsor's grantmaking is restricted by geography. Currently eligible are the communities located in Lorain County, Ohio; Pima County, Arizona; San Fransisco County, California; Bernalillo and Dona Ana Counties, New Mexico; and King County, Washington.

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Program Number: 68662
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Sponsor: Deluxe Corporate Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact: Pamela G. Bridger
Tel: 651-787-5124
Email: Pam.Bridger@deluxe.com
Full Program: http://www.deluxe.com/dlxab/deluxe-foundation-guidelines.jsp
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Grant proposals are accepted from February 1 through November 1 each year.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor makes contributions to tax-exempt organizations that serve communities where Deluxe facilities are located. The sponsor partners with nonprofit organizations to strengthen the lives of people and communities through philanthropy and volunteerism. Facility locations are: Flagstaff, Phoenix, Arizona; Antelope Valley, Chatsworth, and Santa Fe Springs, California; Colorado Springs, Colorado; Lithia Springs, Georgia; Chicago, Crystal Lake, Illinois; Kansas City, Kansas; Groton, Sudbury, Townsend, Massachusetts; Arden Hills, Shoreview, Minnesota; Maryville, Missouri; Mountain Lakes, Thorofare, New Jersey; Syracuse, New York; Greensboro, North Carolina; Streetsboro, Ohio; Landsdale, North Wales, Pennsylvania; Dallas, Texas; and Salt Lake City, Utah.

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Program Number: 68575
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Sponsor: Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice
Title: Margot Karle Scholarship
Contact:
Tel: 212-529-8021
Email: info@astraea.org
Website: http://www.astraea.org
Full Program: http://astraeafoundation.org/Pdf/0607MKS.doc
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers scholarships to full-time, female undergraduate students attending a City University of New York (CUNY) school who have demonstrated both financial need and a high degree of community involvement in working for social, economic, political and environmental justice.

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Program Number: 68571
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Sponsor: Stranahan Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact: Pam Roberts, Grants Manager
Tel: 419-882-5575
Email: proberts@stranahanfoundation.org
Full Program: http://stranahanfoundation.org/procedures.php
Deadlines: 3/1/2006,7/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor seeks to improve the quality of people´s lives through supporting organizatons that give people the tools to become educated, healthy, self-reliant and contributing members of society.

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Program Number: 68485
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Sponsor: Reuter Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact: Bob Reuter
Tel: 216-961-1141
Email: mail@ReuterFdn.org
Full Program: http://www.reuterfdn.org/apply.htm
Deadlines: 5/15/2006,6/15/2006,7/15/2006,8/15/2006,9/15/2006,10/15/2006,11/15/2006,12/15/2006,1/15/2007,2/15/2007,3/15/2007,4/15/2007
Deadline Note:
The sponsor suggests submitting a letter of inquiry prior to a full proposal. If the sponsor is interested, the applicant may submit a full proposal. Requests are evaluated every month. Requests received by the 15th of the month, will be evaluated by the 30th of the following month.
SYNOPSIS:
The majority of the sponsor's grants are made for social services to help the needy, homeless and disadvantaged in the Cleveland, Ohio and Collin County, Texas areas.

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Program Number: 68159
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Sponsor: American Psychological Foundation
Title: Roy Scrivner Small Grant Award
Contact:
Tel: 202-336-5843
Email: foundation@apa.org
Full Program: http://psychology.ucdavis.edu/rainbow/html/scrivner2000.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers support for empirical research focused on lesbian, gay, and bisexual family psychology and lesbian, gay and bisexual family therapy. The sponsor will make one award for post-doctoral research and up to two awards for pre-doctoral level research.

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Program Number: 68121
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Sponsor: Carver (Roy J.) Charitable Trust
Title: Grants Program
Contact: L. Beth Mumey, Secretary
Tel: 563-263-4010
Email: bmumey@carvertrust.org
Full Program: http://www.carvertrust.org/index.php?page=53
Deadlines: 8/15/2006,11/15/2006,2/15/2007,5/15/2007
Deadline Note:
Applicants should first submit a letter of inquiry. Letters of inquiry may be submitted at any time. If invited, full proposals will be due on the 15th of November, February, May and August.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor awards grants to tax-exempt organizations located in, and for projects to be conducted within, the state of Iowa and portions of Illinois, as well as to other organizations in which Mr. Carver had an interest during his lifetime. Generally speaking, the sponsor supports biomedical and scientific research, scholarships, and programs addressing the educational and recreational needs of youth.

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Program Number: 68019
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Sponsor: Ann Arbor Film Festival
Title: Isabella Liddell Art Award
Contact: Monica Converse
Tel: 734-995-5356
Email: monica@aafilmfest.org
Full Program: http://www.aafilmfest.org/about/awards
Deadlines: 8/1/2006,10/1/2006,11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
The early deadline is August 1, 2006. The standard deadline is October 1, 2006. The final deadline is November 15, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor awards a prize of $200 for the film(s) that best deals with women's issues.

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Program Number: 67997
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Sponsor: Ann Arbor Film Festival
Title: Between the Lines Award--Best Gay/Lesbian Film
Contact: Monica Converse
Tel: 734-995-5356
Email: monica@aafilmfest.org
Full Program: http://www.aafilmfest.org/about/awards
Deadlines: 8/1/2006,10/1/2006,11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
The early deadline is August 1, 2006. The standard deadline is October 1, 2006. The final deadline is November 15, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor awards a prize of $500 to honor the film that best deals with gay/lesbian issues.

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Program Number: 67976
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Sponsor: Ann Arbor Film Festival
Title: EMPA Work Life Award
Contact: Monica Converse
Tel: 734-995-5356
Email: monica@aafilmfest.org
Full Program: http://www.aafilmfest.org/about/awards
Deadlines: 8/1/2006,10/1/2006,11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
The early deadline is August 1, 2006. The standard deadline is October 1, 2006. The final deadline is November 15, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor awards a prize of $1,200 to the film that best provides a witty and insightful issues that pertain to working careers, employment, co-workers, the workplace, job hunting, job responsibilities, or the impact of employment on the individual's personal life.

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Program Number: 67946
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Sponsor: GAR Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact:
Tel: 330-643-0201
Email: GAR@bdblaw.com
Full Program: http://www.garfdn.org/Guidelines.htm
Deadlines: 5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor's charitable priorities include education, the arts, social services, and activities that are judged for the general good of the community. Ordinarily, the sponsor considers applications only from organizations in Summit County, Ohio, or adjoining counties (Cuyahoga, Medina, Portage, Stark and Wayne); priority is given to requests from Summit County organizations. .

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Program Number: 67210
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Sponsor: Library of Congress
Title: Henry Alfred Kissinger Chair in Foreign Policy and International Relations at the Library of Congress
Contact:
Tel: 202-707-3302
Email: scholarly@loc.gov
Full Program: http://www.loc.gov/loc/kluge/kch-appguide.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The Scholar is a distinguished senior research position in residence at the Library for a period of ten months. Using research facilities and services at the Library of Congress, the Scholar is expected to engage in research on foreign policy and international affairs that will lead to publication. The Scholar may be of any nationality. A stipend of $135,000 during the term of appointment supports the Scholar.

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Program Number: 65733
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Sponsor: Columbus Foundation
Title: Competitive Grants
Contact:
Tel: 614-251-4000
Email: tcfinfo@columbusfoundation.org
Full Program: http://www.columbusfoundation.org/GD/_gd_templates/pages/gdPageSecondary.aspx?page=131
Deadlines: 4/7/2006,7/7/2006,9/8/2006,11/3/2006
Deadline Note:
Each program area has an individual deadline date: Health -- April 7, 2006; Social Services -- July 7, 2006; Urban Affairs -- September 8, 2006; Advancing Philanthropy and Arts and Conservation -- November 3, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
Grants are made to tax exempt organizations in the fields of conservation, education, health, social services, urban affairs, and advancing philanthropy.

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Program Number: 64625
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Sponsor: Educause
Title: Jane N. Ryland Fellowship Program
Contact:
Tel: 202-872-4200
Email: info@educause.edu
Full Program: http://www.educause.edu/content.asp?PAGE_ID=796&bhcp=1
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides fellowships for information technology professionals to attend EDUCAUSE events, thus helping to build future leaders.

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Program Number: 64453
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Sponsor: American Academy of Neurology
Title: Norman Geschwind Prize in Behavioral Neurology
Contact: Naomi Soderbeck
Tel: 651-695-2814
Email: nsoderbeck@aan.com
Full Program: http://www.aan.com/professionals/awards/scientific/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.info&id=12
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
A prize of $1,000 is awarded to an individual for outstanding research in the field of behavioral neurology. Applicants should have a strong desire to expand the field of behavioral neurology through research.

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Program Number: 63725
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Sponsor: German Historical Institute
Title: Thyssen-Heideking Fellowship
Contact:
Tel: 202-387-3355
Email: info@ghi-dc.org
Full Program: http://www.ghi-dc.org/scholarship_thyssen.html
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor invites applications for a one-year postdoctoral fellowship in memory of the late Jürgen Heideking. The fellowship, supported by the Fritz Thyssen Foundation, is intended for American scholars working in one of the three areas to which Professor Heideking made important contributions: American history and German-American relations from the early modern period to the present; international history of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries; and twentieth-century German and European history.

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Program Number: 63229
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Sponsor: Braitmayer Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact: Sabina Taj, Advisor
Tel: 410-730-3723
Full Program: http://www.braitmayerfoundation.org/guid.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
For the fall grant cycle, applications must be received by November 15, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for organizations and programs from across the United States which enhance the education of K-12 children. The sponsor also provides support for activities for the Marion, Massachusetts area and surrounding communities.

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Program Number: 62947
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Sponsor: Lalor Foundation
Title: Anna Lalor Burdick Program
Contact: Pamela Labonte Maksy, Foundation Administrator
Tel: 617-426-7080 x314
Email: pmaksy@grantsmanagement.com
Full Program: http://www.lalorfound.org/albguidelines.html
Deadlines: 5/15/2006,11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
Organizations are asked to begin the application process by submitting a concept paper. The sponsor's trustees meet twice a year, in June and December. Proposals are not normally considered out of cycle. The respective deadlines for the receipt of concept papers are May 15 and November 15, or in the case of holidays or weekends, on the next business day. Applicants whose concept papers have been approved by the trustees will be invited to submit full proposal narratives.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor seeks to educate young women about human reproduction in order to broaden and enhance their options in life. Grants range from $10,000 to $50,000.

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Program Number: 62830
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Sponsor: Getty (J. Paul) Trust
Title: Theme-Year Scholars--Visiting Scholars
Contact:
Tel: 310-440-7374
Email: researchgrants@getty.edu
Full Program: http://www.getty.edu/grants/research/scholars/research_grischolars.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor supports established scholars, artists, or writers who have attained distinction in their fields and are working on projects related to a specific theme.

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Program Number: 62824
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Sponsor: Getty (J. Paul) Trust
Title: Theme-Year Scholars--Getty Scholars
Contact:
Tel: 310-440-7374
Email: researchgrants@getty.edu
Full Program: http://www.getty.edu/grants/research/scholars/research_grischolars.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support to established scholars, artists, or writers who have attained distinction in their fields and are working in the arts, humanities, or social sciences.

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Program Number: 62076
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Sponsor: Archaeological Institute of America
Title: Archaeology of Portugal Award
Contact: Becky Donahue, Fellowship Coordinator
Tel: 617-353-8705
Email: rdonahue@aia.bu.edu
Website: http://www.archaeological.org/webinfo.php?page=10007
Full Program: http://www.archaeological.org/webinfo.php?page=10350
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides awards typically in the amount of $4,000 to support projects pertaining to the archaeology of Portugal. Portuguese, American, and other international scholars are invited to apply.

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Program Number: 62070
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Sponsor: United States Anti-Doping Agency
Title: Research Program
Contact: Elisha Symanski
Tel: 719-785-2023
Email: esymanski@usantidoping.org
Full Program: http://www.usantidoping.org/what/research/grants.html
Deadlines: 8/1/2006,11/1/2006,2/1/2007,5/1/2007
SYNOPSIS:
Support is provided to research institutions for research related to the deterrence of the use of performance-enhancing drugs in sports.

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Program Number: 60745
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Sponsor: Council for International Exchange of Scholars
Title: Germany: German Studies Seminar
Contact: Richard Pettit, Senior Program Officer
Tel: 202-686-6240
Email: rpettit@cies.iie.org
Full Program: http://www.cies.org/download/2007_08AWARDS_CATALOG.pdf
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor makes twenty-five awards for awardees to participate in a group seminar on current German society and culture. Ph.D. candidates who hold full-time teaching appointments and meet other requirements are eligible. The seminar is two to three weeks in length.

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Program Number: 60532
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Sponsor: Beldon Fund
Title: Grants Program
Contact:
Tel: 212-616-5600
Email: info@beldon.org
Full Program: http://www.beldon.org/beldon/grant_apps/default.asp
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
The sponsor's Board of Trustees makes funding decisions three times a year at its meetings, usually in winter, spring, and fall. For consideration at the February 2007 meeting, the sponsor will accept Letters of Inquiry between September 27, 2006 and November 1, 2006. If invited, full proposals are due by December 13, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor focuses project and general support grants in two programs: Human Health and the Environment and Key States. These programs are designed to work together to achieve the vision and mission of the Fund. Proposals that work synergistically across programs are encouraged.

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Program Number: 60274
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Sponsor: Woods Charitable Fund, Inc.
Title: Grants Program
Contact: Pam Baker
Tel: 402-436-5971
Email: pbaker@woodscharitable.org
Full Program: http://fdncenter.org/grantmaker/woods/apply.html
Deadlines: 3/1/2006,7/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Applicants should contact the sponsor prior to submitting a proposal.
SYNOPSIS:
Support is provided to tax-exempt organizations to strengthen the community by improving opportunities and life outcomes for all people in Lincoln, Nebraska.

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Program Number: 59286
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Sponsor: Institute for Advanced Study
Title: Visiting Member Awards in the School of Social Science
Contact: Administrative Officer
Tel: 609-734-8250
Email: donne@ias.edu
Website: http://www.sss.ias.edu/applications/announcement.pdf
Full Program: http://www.sss.ias.edu/applications/
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support to visiting scholars at the junior and senior levels to pursue research in the social sciences. The focus of this year's program is "The 'Third World' Now." Fifteen to twenty awards will be made.

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Program Number: 58609
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--U.S. Geological Survey
Contact: Associateship Programs
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/pga/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&90~USGS
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and, in some programs, experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. A cash award is provided.

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Program Number: 58603
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--U.S. Army Natick Soldier Center-U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command
Contact: Associateship Programs
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/pga/rap.nsf/frmLabInfoSearchResults?ReadForm&39~NSC
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers at participating laboratories. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 58545
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Contact:
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/vwLabInformation/18D986B935A0B277852567B000519D39?OpenDocument&26~NOAA
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 58324
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Sponsor: Catholic Campaign for Human Development
Title: Economic Development Programs--Implementation Grants
Contact:
Tel: 202-541-3210
Email: cchdpromo@usccb.org
Full Program: http://www.usccb.org/cchd/edgengrant.shtml
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
The deadline for submitting eligibility quizzes is November 1, 2006. For projects that are eligible for further consideration, applicants will be sent formal proposal information. Full applications will be due December 15, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for economic development programs. The program is designed to create good jobs and just workplaces, and also develop assets for low-income people, their families and their communities.

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Program Number: 57794
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--National Energy Technology Laboratory
Contact:
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/vwLabInformation/CE6DC723FAB36144852567AE0040B4FC?OpenDocument&49~NETL
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 56600
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Sponsor: National Institute on Deafness & Other Communication Disorders/NIH/DHHS
Title: NIDCD Small Grant Program
Contact: Dr. Amy Donahue
Tel: 301-402-3458
Email: Donahuea@nidcd.nih.gov
Full Program: http://grants1.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-06-263.html
Deadlines: 7/14/2006,11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
Applications may be submitted to Grants.gov in response to this announcement on or after May 2, 2006. This program expires November 16, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for pilot research that is likely to lead to a subsequent individual research project grant (R01) application. This program will use the NIH Small Research Grant (R03) award mechanism.

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Program Number: 51759
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Sponsor: Archaeological Institute of America
Title: Helen M. Woodruff Traveling Fellowship of the AIA and the American Academy in Rome
Contact: Becky Donahue, Fellowship Coordinator
Tel: 617-353-8705
Email: rdonahue@aia.bu.edu
Website: http://www.archaeological.org/webinfo.php?page=10007
Full Program: http://www.archaeological.org/webinfo.php?page=10347
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
OBJECTIVES:
The sponsor, in conjunction with the American Academy in Rome, offers a pre- or post-doctoral fellowship for the study of archaeology and classical studies.

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Program Number: 51497
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Sponsor: British Academy
Title: Visiting Fellowships
Contact: International Relations Department
Tel: 020 7969 5276
Email: overseas@britac.ac.uk
Website: http://www.britac.ac.uk
Full Program: http://www.britac.ac.uk/funding/guide/intl/visfells.html
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
Closing date: 15 November 2006, for visits beginning between 1 April 2007 and 31 March 2008.
SYNOPSIS:
This scheme enables young scholars from overseas to be invited to visit the UK to carry out research for at least two months. The Academy grants the title of British Academy Visiting Fellow and awards a sum of money towards travel and maintenance costs, which will be administered by the host institution. The main purpose of the visit should be to enable the visitor to pursue research.

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Program Number: 36759
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Sponsor: Office of Rural Health Policy/HRSA/DHHS
Title: Rural Health Network Development Grant Program
Contact: Erica C. Molliver, Public Health Analyst
Tel: 301-443-1520
Email: emolliver@hrsa.gov
Full Program: http://www.grants.gov/search/search.do?oppId=10280&mode=VIEW
Deadlines: 11/2/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor supports development of rural health networks. Grant funds are used to support activities that strengthen the organizational capabilities of these networks whose purpose is to overcome the fragmentation and vulnerability of providers in rural areas. It is estimated that $1.0 million will be available to fund five projects.

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Program Number: 36516
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Sponsor: North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Title: Science for Peace Research and Development Project Grants
Contact: Public Diplomacy Division
Tel:
Email: sfp.applications@hq.nato.int
Website: http://www.nato.int
Full Program: http://www.nato.int/science/support/sfp/sfp-nfa.htm
Deadlines: 7/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Applications may be submitted at any time, but deadlines for submission of applications in 2006 have been set as follows: 1 December 2005 : 1 March 2006 : 1 July 2006 : 1 November 2006 .
SYNOPSIS:
These grants offer support for applied research and development projects in Partner and Mediterranean Dialogue countries, to cover project-related costs such as scientific equipment, computers, software, and training of project personnel. Only projects in the security-related Priority Research Topics will be supported. Projects may be a maximum of three years' duration and those involving more than one Partner or Mediterranean Dialogue (MD) country will be encouraged

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Program Number: 35921
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Sponsor: Kellogg (Helen) Institute for International Studies
Title: Visiting Residential Fellowships
Contact: Sharon Schierling, Associate Director
Tel: 574-631-6580
Email: sschierl@nd.edu
Full Program: http://kellogg.nd.edu/
Deadlines: 11/3/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers residential Visiting Fellowships for the 2007-08 academic year which are designed to provide applicants with the time and space to work on research, while interacting with leading scholars. The sponsor offers numerous opportunities to explore the work of noted scholars through seminars, conferences, and roundtable discussions.

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Program Number: 35594
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Sponsor: Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture
Title: Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Research Fellowship
Contact:
Tel: 757-221-1110
Email: ieahc1@wm.edu
Full Program: http://www.wm.edu/oieahc/Fellowships/mellon.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers a one-year residential fellowship of $45,000 to support the revision of the applicant's first book manuscript pertaining to early American studies.

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Program Number: 33636
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Sponsor: Institute for Advanced Study
Title: Mellon Fellowships for Assistant Professors
Contact: Marian Zelazny, Administrative Officer
Tel: 609-734-8300
Email: mzelazny@ias.edu
Full Program: http://www.hs.ias.edu/mellon.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor supports two one-year memberships for assistant professors who have embarked on professional careers at universities and colleges in the United States and Canada. While at the Institute, the fellows will be expected to engage exclusively in scholarly research and writing.

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Program Number: 27066
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Sponsor: American Council of Learned Societies
Title: Contemplative Practice Fellowships
Contact:
Tel: 212-697-1505
Email: grants@acls.org
Full Program: http://www.acls.org/conprac.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:

Fellowships provide up to $10,000 to faculty members at U.S. institutions for the development of courses and teaching materials that integrate an awareness of contemplative practice. The award will be tenable during the Summer of 2007 or for one semester during the 2007-2008 academic year.

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Program Number: 26180
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Sponsor: Johnson (Robert Wood) Foundation
Title: Substance Abuse Policy Research Program
Contact:
Tel: 336-286-4548
Email: saprp@leaders.ccl.org
Website: http://www.rwjf.org/applications/solicited/cfp.jsp?ID=19686
Full Program: http://www.rwjf.org/applications/solicited/cfp.jsp?ID=19686
Deadlines: 11/14/2006,5/8/2007
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for policy studies relating to alcohol, tobacco and other drugs. This round of funding will support grants of under $100,000 and larger grants of between $100,000 and $400,000. SAPRP will also provide funding of up to $30,000 to support timesensitive
policy analyses that will advance knowledge on key issues of substance abuse policy (alcohol, tobacco and other drugs).

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Program Number: 25618
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Sponsor: Foundation for Educational Exchange Between Canada & the U. S.
Title: Graduate Student and Junior Professional Program
Contact: Michelle Emond
Tel: 613-688-5513
Email: memond@fulbright.ca
Full Program: http://www.fulbright.ca/en/graduatestudenttext.asp
Deadlines: 10/20/2006,11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
The October 20 deadline is for U.S. applicants; the November 15 deadline is for Canadian applicants.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support to Canadian and American graduate students and junior professionals who wish to enroll in a graduate studies program or continue their current course of graduate study and/or research at a university or research centre in the United States or Canada, respectively.

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Program Number: 25616
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Sponsor: Foundation for Educational Exchange Between Canada & the U. S.
Title: Senior Scholar and Senior Professional Program
Contact: Brad Hector
Tel: 613-688-5511
Email: bhector@fulbright.ca
Website: http://www.fulbright.ca/en/pdf/Fulbright_Instructions_Scholar_English.pdf
Full Program: http://www.fulbright.ca/en/seniorscholartext.asp
Deadlines: 8/1/2006,11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
The application deadlines are as follows: Traditional Fulbright Awards: August 1 for Americans, and November 15 for Canadians; Fulbright Visiting Chair Awards: August 1 for Americans; November 15 for Canadians.
SYNOPSIS:

Support is provided to Canadian and American faculty members, postdoctoral researchers and experienced professionals to lecture or conduct research at a host institution in the US or Canada, respectively. The award is a fixed sum of US$25,000 for a full academic year (nine months) or $12,500 for one semester. Provisions for Fulbright Visiting Chair awards are particular to each institution, though normally carry a value of US$25,000 for one semester.

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Program Number: 25269
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Sponsor: North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Title: Security Through Science Programme - Expert Visits
Contact: Public Diplomacy Division
Tel: 32-2-707-4111
Website: http://www.nato.int
Full Program: http://www.nato.int/science/support/ev/ev-nfa.htm
Deadlines: 7/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Applications may be submitted at any time, although deadlines for submission of applications for support have been set as follows:
1 December 2005 : 1 March 2006 : 1 July 2006 : 1 November 2006. The first three deadlines above refer to applications for support in 2006, while the deadline of 1 November 2006 refers to applications for support in 2007.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor supports high level specialists from NATO, partner countries or Mediterranean Dialogue countries who wish to benefit from one another's expertise. The awards are available for expert visits in any priority research topics in the areas of Defence Against Terrorism or Countering Other Threats to Security Visit. Visits may range from a few days duration to a maximum of one month.

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Program Number: 18625
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Sponsor: DaimlerChrysler Corporation Fund
Title: Grants Program
Contact:
Tel: 248-512-2502
Email: gifts@daimlerchrysler.com
Full Program: http://www2.daimlerchrysler.com/dccfund/
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor concentrates its support on programs that address the key issues and criteria in the communities where the company has major operations and where it's employees live and work. Program support is based on the following areas: future workforce; involved employees; community vitality; and public policy and marketplace.

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Program Number: 18573
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Sponsor: Dodge (Geraldine R.) Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact: David Grant, Executive Director
Tel: 973-540-8442
Email: info@grdodge.org
Full Program: http://www.grdodge.org/applicationguidelines.htm
Deadlines: 1/20/2006,3/1/2006,5/1/2006,6/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
New applicants should submit a letter of inquiry prior to submitting a proposal. Letters of inquiry may be submitted throughout the year, but must be received at least two weeks prior to the corresponding proposal submission deadline. New Jersey Animal Assistance Program requests are due by January 20, 2006. Proposals for Arts are due by March 1, 2006. Morris County Local Projects are due by May 1, 2006. Applications for Environmental grants are due June 1, 2006. Education project proposals are due by November 1, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor provides grants to tax-exempt organizations in the following major issues areas: education, arts, Morris County local projects, welfare of animals, and the environment. Support is focused primarily in New Jersey, however, may be national in scope.

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Program Number: 18162
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Sponsor: Kennedy (John F.) Library Foundation
Title: Ernest Hemingway Research Grants
Contact: Grant and Fellowship Coordinator
Tel: 617-514-1624
Email: kennedy.library@nara.gov
Full Program: http://www.jfklibrary.org/JFK+Library+and+Museum/Kennedy+Library+Foundation/Programs+and+Library+Support/Research+Grants+and+Fellowships/Ernest+Hemingway+Research+Grants.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

Support is provided to scholars and students to help defray living, travel, and related costs incurred while conducting research in the Hemingway Collection of the Kennedy Library. Preference is given to dissertation research by Ph.D. candidates in newly opened or relatively unused portions of the Collection, but all proposals are welcome.

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Program Number: 09926
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Sponsor: International Research & Exchanges Board
Title: Individual Advanced Research Opportunities (IARO)
Contact:
Tel: 202-628-8188
Email: irex@irex.org
Website: http://www.irex.org/programs/iaro/index.asp
Full Program: http://www.irex.org/programs/iaro/IARO_Application.doc
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides fellowships to U.S. scholars and professionals for overseas research on contemporary political, economic, historical, or cultural developments relevant to U.S. foreign policy.

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Program Number: 09726
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Sponsor: American Academy in Rome
Title: NEH--Postdoctoral Fellowships
Contact:
Tel: 212-751-7200
Email: info@aarome.org
Full Program: http://www.aarome.org/wordfiles/GuidelinesBrochure2006.pdf
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Late applications will be accepted until November 15, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities for individuals to pursue independent postdoctoral work at the American Academy in Rome in the following fields: Ancient Studies, Medieval Studies, Renaissance and Early Modern Studies and Modern Italian Studies. Fellowships have a duration of eleven months.

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Program Number: 09687
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Sponsor: American Academy in Rome
Title: Rome Prize Six-Month Fellowships
Contact:
Tel: 212-751-7200
Email: info@aarome.org
Full Program: http://www.aarome.org/wordfiles/GuidelinesBrochure2006.pdf
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Late applications will be accepted until November 15, 2006. Applications postmarked on or before November 1, 2006 require a $25 application fee. Applications postmarked from November 2 through November 15 require a $50 application fee. Applications postmarked after
November 15 will not be accepted.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities for individuals to pursue independent work at the American Academy in Rome in architecture, landscape architecture, historic preservation conservation and design.

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Program Number: 09372
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Sponsor: American Honda Foundation
Title: Grants Program
Contact:
Tel: 310-781-4090
Full Program: http://corporate.honda.com/america/philanthropy.aspx?id=ahf
Deadlines: 8/1/2006,11/1/2006,2/1/2007,5/1/2007
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides grant support for projects in the areas of youth and scientific education. Average grants range from $10,000 to $75,000 per year.

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Program Number: 09277
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Sponsor: Folger Institute
Title: Long-Term Fellowships
Contact: Carol Brobeck, Fellowships Program Administrator
Tel: 202-675-0348
Email: cbrobeck@folger.edu
Full Program: http://www.folger.edu/template.cfm?cid=298
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for in-residence fellowships for research projects appropriate to the sponsor's collections. Awards of $40,000 or $50,000 will be made. The duration of awards is from six to nine months.

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Program Number: 08464
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Sponsor: North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Title: Security Through Science Programme - Advanced Research Workshops (ARWs)
Contact: Public Diplomacy Division
Tel: 32 2 707 4111
Website: http://www.nato.int
Full Program: http://www.nato.int/science/support/arw/arw-nfa.htm
Deadlines: 7/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Applications may be submitted at any time, although deadlines for submission of applications for support have been set as follows to coincide with meetings of the Advisory Panels. 1 December 2005 : 1 March 2006 : 1 July 2006: 1 November 2006. The first three deadlines above refer to applications for support in 2006, while the deadline of 1 November 2006 refers to applications for support in 2007.
SYNOPSIS:
The purpose of an advanced research workshop is to contribute to the critical assessment of existing knowledge on new and important topics, to identify directions for future research, and to promote close working relationships between scientists from different countries and with different professional experience. Funding amounts vary dependent on the size and duration of the workshop.

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Program Number: 08309
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Sponsor: North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Title: Security Through Science Programme - Collaborative Linkage Grants
Contact:
Tel: 32 2 707 4111
Website: http://www.nato.int
Full Program: http://www.nato.int/science/support/clg/clg-nfa.htm
Deadlines: 7/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Applications may be submitted at any time, although deadlines for submission of applications for support have been set as follows:
1 December 2005 : 1 March 2006 : 1 July 2006 ; 1 November 2006. The first three deadlines above refer to applications for support in 2006, while the deadline of 1 November 2006 refers to applications for support in 2007.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers assistance to members of research teams in universities or research institutions in countries of the Euro-Atlantic Partnership Council, to collaborate on research projects. The collaboration must be between scientists in NATO countries and those of Partner or Mediterranean Dialogue countries. Support offered differs, depending on the scope of the project and may be offered for up to two years.

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Program Number: 07773
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Sponsor: Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry/DHHS
Title: Public Health Conference Support Grant Program
Contact: Sharon Robertson, Grants Management Officer
Tel: 770-488-2748
Email: SRobertson1@cdc.gov
Full Program: http://www.cdc.gov/od/pgo/funding/05031-A2.htm
Deadlines: 11/9/2006,12/11/2006,2/2/2007,3/5/2007
Deadline Note:
The sponsor requests, but does not require, submission of a letter of intent for this program.
For Cycle A, the deadline for letters of intent is November 9, 2006. The deadline for application submission is December 11, 2006.
For Cycle B, the deadline for letters of intent is February 2, 2007. The deadline for submission of applications is March 5, 2007.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides partial support for specific non-federal conferences in the areas of health promotion and disease prevention information and education programs, and applied research.
Measurable outcomes of the conferences supported under this program announcement should be in alignment with one or more of the following goals and/or performance measures:
Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) Goals and Performance Measures -- Goal 1: Prevent ongoing and future exposures and resultant health effects from hazardous waste sites and releases; Performance Measure 1: Increase EPA's, state regulatory agencies', or private industries' acceptance of ATSDR's recommendations at sites with documented exposures; Goal 2: Determine human health effects associated with exposures to superfund-related priority hazardous substances; Performance Measure 2: Fill data needs related to the 275 priority hazardous substances; Performance Measure 3: Annually, conduct studies to determine the health impact of hazardous substances; Goal 3: Mitigate the risks of human health effects at toxic waste sites with documented exposures; Performance Measure 4: Document the reduced occurrence or risk of health effects by selecting for each urgent or public health hazard site the best or most appropriate measure for that site: (outcome)
Comparative morbidity/mortality rates, Biomarker tests, Levels of environmental exposures, Behavior change of community members and/or health professionals; Performance Measure 5: Annually, maintain the highest standard for emergency response; Goal 4: Build and enhance effective partnerships; Performance Measure 6: Leverage academic, industry, and other partners to fill priority data gaps. (efficiency);
Goal 5: Promote effective and efficient agency management; and Performance Measure 7: Reduce the number of FTEs who are providing program support through the office of the director per one million dollars in total program budget. (efficiency).

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Program Number: 05444
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
Contact:
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/vwLabInformation/313285D0EB119D32852567B000452723?OpenDocument&53~NIOSH
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. An annual stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 04831
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Sponsor: Harvard University
Title: Safra Foundation Center for Ethics--Faculty Fellowships in Ethics
Contact: Director
Tel: 617-495-1336
Email: ethics@harvard.edu
Full Program: http://www.ethics.harvard.edu/fellowships_faculty.php
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

Fellowships support outstanding teachers and scholars who wish to develop their ability to address questions of moral choice in such areas as architecture, business, education, engineering, government, journalism, law, medicine, public health, public policy and other professions.

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Program Number: 04748
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Sponsor: Baeck (Leo) Institute
Title: LBI/DAAD Fellowships for Research in the Federal Republic of Germany
Contact: Dr. Frank Mecklenburg
Tel: 212-744-6400
Email: fmecklenburg@lbi.cjh.org
Full Program: http://www.lbi.org/daad.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The fellowship provides financial assistance for research in Germany on the social, communal, and intellectual history of German-speaking Jewry. Eligible applicants are Ph.D. candidates or recent Ph.Ds. Applicants must be U.S. citizens.

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Program Number: 04746
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Sponsor: Baeck (Leo) Institute
Title: David Baumgardt Memorial Fellowship
Contact: Dr. Frank Mecklenburg
Tel: 212-744-6400
Email: fmecklenburg@lbi.cjh.org
Full Program: http://www.lbi.org/baumgardt.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support to scholars whose research projects are connected with the writings of Professor David Baumgardt or his scholarly interests, including ethics, Wissenschaft des Judentums, and the modern intellectual history of German-speaking Jewry. The fellowship consists of an award, not exceeding $3,000, to be determined according to the requirements of the project.

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Program Number: 04255
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Sponsor: Rockefeller Archive Center
Title: Grants-in-Aid for Research at the Rockefeller Archive Center
Contact: Grants Program Administrator
Tel:
Email: archive@rockefeller.edu
Full Program: http://archive.rockefeller.edu/grants/generalgia.php
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
Deadline Note:
Mailed applications must be postmarked by November 15. Applications submitted via e-mail attachment must be submitted prior to midnight Eastern Standard Time November 15.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor offers grants to promote and support research in the Rockefeller Archive Center. These grants may be used towards round-trip travel to the Center, for temporary lodging in the area, and for related research expenses.

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Program Number: 03660
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Sponsor: American Council on Education
Title: ACE Fellows Program
Contact:
Tel: 202-939-9420
Email: fellows@ace.nche.edu
Website: http://www.acenet.edu/AM/Template.cfm?Section=Apply&Template=/CM/ContentDisplay.cfm&ContentFileID=1888
Full Program: http://www.acenet.edu/Content/NavigationMenu/ProgramsServices/FellowsProgram/Apply/ACE_Fellows_Program.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for learning opportunities through observation and participation in higher education administration at the top level. Fellows experience: an effective learning process in educational leadership, administrative organization, and change strategies; relationships among different levels of administrative officers; decision making at various levels; and relationships between the president (and other senior administrators) and the governing board, legislature, business industry, K-12 community, and the public.

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Program Number: 02738
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Sponsor: American Political Science Association
Title: Congressional Fellowships for Political Scientists
Contact:
Tel: 202-483-2512
Email: apsa@apsanet.org
Full Program: http://www.apsanet.org/content_3540.cfm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

Fellowships of $38,000 for nine months enable political scientists with a scholarly interest in Congress and the policymaking process to learn more about the legislative process through direct participation on congressional staffs.

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Program Number: 02379
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Sponsor: Smithsonian Institution
Title: Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute Short-Term Fellowships
Contact: Adriana Bilgray
Tel: 507-212-8031
Email: fellows@si.edu
Full Program: http://www.stri.org/english/education_fellowships/fellowships/stri_programs.php
Deadlines: 2/15/2006,5/15/2006,8/15/2006,11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for short-term research projects in the tropics in areas of STRI research. The usual duration is three months. The majority of fellowships are awarded to graduate students, but awards are occasionally made to undergraduates and postdoctoral candidates. Fellowships provide a stipend, a limited research allowance, and round trip airfare to the Republic of Panama.

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Program Number: 02216
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Sponsor: American Council of Learned Societies
Title: Fellowships for Postdoctoral Research in Southeast European Studies
Contact:
Tel: 212-697-1505
Email: grants@acls.org
Full Program: http://www.acls.org/seguide.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
Support is provided for postdoctoral research, writing, and developmental programs in Southeast European studies in all disciplines of the humanities and social sciences. Fellowships of up to $25,000 for six to twelve consecutive months of full-time research, writing, and developmental studies between July 1, 2007 and September 1, 2008 will be available.

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Program Number: 01923
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Sponsor: Wenner-Gren Foundation
Title: Individual Research Grants--Richard Carley Hunt Postdoctoral Fellowships
Contact:
Tel: 212-683-5000
Email: inquiries@wennergren.org
Full Program: http://www.wennergren.org/programsirg.asp
Deadlines: 5/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
The May 1 application deadline is for funding to be available the following January. The November 1 application deadline is for funding to be available the following July.
SYNOPSIS:

Support of up to $40,000 is provided for the write-up of research results for publication in all branches of anthropology. Applicants are individual scholars within ten years of receipt of the doctorate.

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Program Number: 01810
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Sponsor: American Council of Learned Societies
Title: American Research in the Humanities in China
Contact:
Tel: 212-697-1505
Email: grants@acls.org
Full Program: http://www.acls.org/cscc1.pdf
Deadlines: 11/15/2006,12/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Applications must be postmarked no later than November 15, 2006. All references must be postmarked not later than December 1, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor supports scholars in the humanities to do research in China. Grants are offered for four to twelve months for research in China.

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Program Number: 01639
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Sponsor: National Research Council
Title: Research Associateship Programs--Naval Medical Research Center/Naval Health Research Center
Contact:
Tel: 202-334-2760
Email: rap@nas.edu
Full Program: http://www4.nationalacademies.org/PGA/rap.nsf/vwLabInformation/7D37862102DE926F852567B00045DC4B?OpenDocument&56~NMRC/NHRC
Deadlines: 2/1/2006,5/1/2006,8/1/2006,11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers at recent postdoctoral and experienced senior levels for tenure as guest researchers. Awardees must hold the PhD, ScD, or other earned research doctoral degree recognized in US academic circles as equivalent to the PhD. A cash stipend is awarded.

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Program Number: 01599
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Sponsor: American Society of Church History
Title: Frank S. and Elizabeth D. Brewer Prize
Contact:
Tel: 203-432-3158
Email: asch@yale.edu
Full Program: http://www.churchhistory.org/awards.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor awards a subvention fund to assist a press in publishing a book-length manuscript in church history. Only first books are eligible. An award of $1,000 will be made.

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Program Number: 01456
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Sponsor: American Political Science Association
Title: APSA-MCI Communications Fellowships for Scholars and Journalists
Contact:
Tel: 202-483-2512
Email: apsa@apsanet.org
Full Program: http://www.apsanet.org/content_3542.cfm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor provides fellowships for scholars and journalists who have an analytical interest in politics, communications and public policy and who show promise of making a significant contribution to the public's understanding of the political process. Scholars must have completed a Ph.D. in the last fifteen years, and journalists must have a bachelor's degree. A stipend of $38,000 is provided.

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Program Number: 01452
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Sponsor: American Political Science Association
Title: Congressional Fellowships for Professional Journalists
Contact:
Tel: 202-483-2512
Email: apsa@apsanet.org
Full Program: http://www.apsanet.org/content_5046.cfm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

Fellowships of $38,000 for nine months enable journalists to work as legislative aides in Congress. Applicants must have a bachelor's degree and from two to ten years of full-time experience in newspaper, magazine, radio, or television reporting.

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Program Number: 01444
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Sponsor: Archaeological Institute of America
Title: Harriet and Leon Pomerance Fellowship
Contact: Becky Donahue, Fellowship Coordinator
Tel: 617-353-8705
Email: rdonahue@aia.bu.edu
Website: http://www.archaeological.org/webinfo.php?page=10007
Full Program: http://www.archaeological.org/webinfo.php?page=10349
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
One fellowship of $4,000 is provided to enable a person to work on an individual scholarly project related to Aegean Bronze Age archaeology. Preference is given to candidates whose projects require travel to the Mediterranean.

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Program Number: 01226
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Sponsor: Institute for Advanced Study
Title: School of Historical Studies Fellowship
Contact: Marian Zelazny, Administrative Officer
Tel: 609-734-8300
Email: mzelazny@ias.edu
Full Program: http://www.hs.ias.edu/hsannoun.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:

Fellowships for one or two terms support scholarship in all fields of historical research, concerned principally with the history of western, near eastern and far eastern civilizations. Qualified candidates of any nationality are invited to apply.

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Program Number: 01150
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Sponsor: American Academy in Rome
Title: Rome Prize Postdoctoral Fellowships
Contact:
Tel: 212-751-7200
Email: info@aarome.org
Full Program: http://www.aarome.org/wordfiles/GuidelinesBrochure2006.pdf
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Late applications will be accepted until November 15, 2006.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides opportunities for individuals to pursue independent postdoctoral work at the American Academy in Rome in the following fields: Ancient Studies, Medieval Studies, Renaissance and Early Modern Studies, and Modern Italian Studies. Fellowships have a duration of eleven months.

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Program Number: 01001
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Sponsor: Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture
Title: Institute-NEH Postdoctoral Fellowship
Contact:
Tel: 757-221-1110
Email: ieahc1@wm.edu
Full Program: http://www.wm.edu/oieahc/Fellowships/NEH.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor offers a two-year postdoctoral fellowship in any area of early American studies, to begin July 1, 2007.

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Program Number: 00996
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Sponsor: North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Title: Security Through Science Programme - Advanced Study Institutes (ASI's)
Contact: Public Diplomacy Division
Tel: 32 2 707 4111
Website: http://www.nato.int
Full Program: http://www.nato.int/science/support/asi/asi-nfa.htm
Deadlines: 7/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Applications may be submitted at any time, although deadlines for submission of applications for support have been set as follows to coincide with meetings of the Advisory Panels: 1 December 2005 : 1 March 2006 : 1 July 2006 : 1 November 2006. The first three deadlines above refer to applications for support in 2006, while the deadline of 1 November 2006 refers to applications for support in 2007.
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor supports high level teaching activities where a carefully defined subject, systematically presented, is treated in depth by lecturers of international standing, and new advances in a subject, not taught elsewhere, are reported in tutorial form. ASI's should be co-directed by a scientist from both a NATO country and a partner country of the EAPC or a country of the Mediterranean Dialogue.

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Program Number: 00858
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Sponsor: American Museum of Natural History
Title: Collection Study Grants
Contact:
Tel: 212-769-5467
Email: grants@amnh.org
Full Program: http://research.amnh.org/grants/grantsprog.html
Deadlines: 5/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Application deadlines are May 1 and November 1 with the exception of the Herpetology, Ichthyology and Mammalogy departments which have one deadline, November 1. Ornithology proposals can be submitted two months prior to visit.
SYNOPSIS:

Maximum grants of $1,500 enable predoctoral and recent postdoctoral investigators to study any of the scientific collections at the American Museum. Awards partially support travel and subsistence while in residence.

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Program Number: 00855
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Sponsor: American Research Institute in Turkey
Title: National Endowment for the Humanities Advanced Fellowship in the Humanities in Turkey
Contact:
Tel: 215-898-3474
Email: leinwand@sas.upenn.edu
Full Program: http://ccat.sas.upenn.edu/ARIT/NEHFellowships.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

Fellowships support research on fields of study covering all periods in the general range of the humanities and including humanistically oriented aspects of the social sciences, prehistory, history, art, archaeology, literature, and linguistics, as well as interdisciplinary aspects of cultural history.

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Program Number: 00813
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Sponsor: Directorate for Social, Behavorial and Economic Sciences/NSF
Title: Minority Postdoctoral Research Fellowships and Supporting Activities
Contact: John Perhonis, Associate Program Director
Tel: 703-292-8763
Email: jperhoni@nsf.gov
Full Program: http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2006/nsf06586/nsf06586.htm
Deadlines: 11/6/2006,3/1/2007
Deadline Note:
Fellowship applications are due by November 6, 2006. Graduate Student Travel award requests must be received no later than three months prior to the proposed travel. Fellows may submit Research Starter Grant proposals between October 1, 2006 and March 1, 2007.
SYNOPSIS:

Fellowships are offered to recent minority Ph.D.s for training in the biological and social, behavioral, or economic sciences at an institution in the U.S. or abroad. In addition, travel awards and research starter grants are available.

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Program Number: 00704
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Sponsor: School of American Research
Title: Katrin H. Lamon Fellowship
Contact:
Tel: 505-954-7201
Email: scholar@sarsf.org
Full Program: http://www.sarweb.org/scholars/description.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:

One fellowship is available for a Native American scholar, either pre- or post-doctoral, working in either the humanities or the sciences.

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Program Number: 00701
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Sponsor: School of American Research
Title: Weatherhead Fellowships
Contact: Director of Academic Programs
Tel: 505-954-7201
Email: scholar@sarsf.org
Full Program: http://www.sarweb.org/scholars/description.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:

Two fellowships are available for either Ph.D. candidates or scholars with doctorates whose work is either humanistic or scientific in nature.

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Program Number: 00648
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Sponsor: American Association of University Women Educational Foundation
Title: Dissertation Fellowships
Contact:
Tel: 319-337-1716 x60
Email: aauw@act.org
Full Program: http://www.aauw.org/fga/fellowships_grants/american.cfm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for women doctoral candidates completing dissertations. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Awards of $20,000 for one year are available.

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Program Number: 00633
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Sponsor: Baeck (Leo) Institute
Title: LBI/DAAD Fellowships for Research at the Leo Baeck Institute
Contact: Dr. Frank Mecklenburg
Tel: 212-744-6400
Email: fmecklenburg@lbi.cjh.org
Full Program: http://www.lbi.org/daad.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor provides support for two fellowships per year for doctoral students or recent Ph.D.'s affiliated with an accredited American institution of higher education for research using the sponsor's resources in New York. The fellowship consists of a stipend of $2,000.

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Program Number: 00632
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Sponsor: American Association of University Women Educational Foundation
Title: Postdoctoral Research Leave Fellowships
Contact:
Tel: 319-337-1716 x60
Email: aauw@act.org
Full Program: http://www.aauw.org/fga/fellowships_grants/american.cfm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The sponsor provides support for women seeking funds for postdoctoral research leave from accredited institutions. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. A one year award of $30,000 is available.

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Program Number: 00465
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Sponsor: Getty (J. Paul) Trust
Title: Theme-Year Scholars--Research Grants for Pre- and Postdoctoral Fellowships
Contact:
Tel: 310-440-7374
Email: researchgrants@getty.edu
Full Program: http://www.getty.edu/grants/research/scholars/research_pre_post_fellows.html
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

The sponsor provides support for emerging scholars to complete work on projects related to the sponsor's annual theme. Recipients are in residence at the Getty Research Institute, where they pursue research to complete their disserations or to expand them for publication.

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Program Number: 00408
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Sponsor: American Research Institute in Turkey
Title: Fellowships in the Humanities and Social Sciences in Turkey
Contact:
Tel: 215-898-3474
Email: leinwand@sas.upenn.edu
Full Program: http://ccat.sas.upenn.edu/ARIT/ARITFellowships.htm
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:

Fellowships support research in Turkey on ancient, medieval, or modern times, in any field of the humanities and social sciences.

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Program Number: 00356
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Sponsor: Wenner-Gren Foundation
Title: Individual Research Grants--Post-Ph.D. Grants
Contact:
Tel: 212-683-5000
Email: inquiries@wennergren.org
Full Program: http://www.wennergren.org/programsirg.asp
Deadlines: 5/1/2006,11/1/2006
Deadline Note:
Applications must be submitted by the May 1 deadline for funding to be available the following January. Applications must be submitted by November 1 for funding to be available the following July.
SYNOPSIS:

Awards of up to $25,000 each support research in all branches of anthropology. Application for Post-Ph.D. Grants may be made by the scholar either as an individual or on behalf of an organization. Applications are also accepted from scholars who are close to completion of the doctorate or equivalent degree.

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Program Number: 00305
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Sponsor: American Museum of Natural History
Title: Research Fellowships Program
Contact:
Tel:
Email: grants@amnh.org
Website: http://research.amnh.org/grants/Research_Fellowships_2000.pdf
Full Program: http://research.amnh.org/grants/resprog.html
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:

In-residence fellowships of up to two years support advanced study in vertebrate zoology, invertebrate zoology, paleozoology, anthropology, astrophysics, and earth and planetary sciences. Candidates normally must hold doctoral degrees, but candidates with the equivalent experience may be considered.

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Program Number: 00266
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Sponsor: Center for Judaic Studies
Title: Postdoctoral Fellowships
Contact: Administrator
Tel: 215-238-1290
Email: allenshe@sas.upenn.edu
Full Program: http://www.cjs.upenn.edu/program/2007-2008/announce.htm
Deadlines: 11/15/2006
SYNOPSIS:
The fellowship will enable scholars from a wide range of disciplinary and linguistic backgrounds (rabbinic literature, Patristics, Church history, classical literature, the various branches of late Roman history, archaeology and art history, legal studies, history of religions, liturgical and ritual studies, and rhetorical and cultural studies) to assess and explore the state of the field.

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Program Number: 00053
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Sponsor: Archaeological Institute of America
Title: Olivia James Traveling Fellowship
Contact: Becky Donahue, Fellowship Coordinator
Tel: 617-353-8705
Email: rdonahue@aia.bu.edu
Website: http://www.archaeological.org/webinfo.php?page=10007
Full Program: http://www.archaeological.org/webinfo.php?page=10346
Deadlines: 11/1/2006
SYNOPSIS:
One award of $22,000 provides support to US students for travel and study in Greece, the Aegean Islands, Sicily, Southern Italy, Asia Minor, and Mesopotamia.


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