Research and Sponsored Programs
CSU-Pueblo Internal Grants
Summer Undergraduate Research Program (SURP)
Current Grant Opportunities
National Science Foundation (DLS)
Supports fundamental research that increases understanding of cognitive, linguistic, social, cultural, and biological processes related to children's and adolescents' development and learning. The research will add to the knowledge of how people learn and the developmental processes that support learning, leading children and adolescents to grow up to take productive roles as workers and citizens. Currently accepting individual investigator and workshop/small conference proposals.
Website: National Science Foundation- Developmental and Learning Sciences (DLS)
Deadline: Annual target dates are 1/15 and 7/15
National Science Foundation (ESD)
Supports research leading to design theory and to tools and methods that enable implementation of the principles of design theory in the practice of design across the full spectrum of engineered products. Funds advances in basic design theory, tools, and software to implement design theory and new design methods that span multiple domains, such as design for the environment and for manufacturability.
Website: National Science Foundation - Engineering and Systems Design (ESD)
Deadline: Proposal windows are 1/15-2/15 and 9/1-10/1 annually.
The Institute for Rural America
The Institute for Rural America is offering Seize the Moment Grants. These small (maximum $250) awards are intended to assist nonprofit organizations needing to take quick action on issues that arise or to send staff to training programs.
Supports efforts to move low-income Americans toward greater prosperity. Awards are made in four areas: Improving Community Education; Expanding Economic Opportunity; Building Organized Communities; and Special Initiatives. Current Special Initiatives are Transitions, (promote micro-enterprise and teen pregnancy prevention); and Exploratory/Special Projects (to determine future program directions and promote cross-cutting projects). LOIs are strongly encouraged as the first point of contact. The majority of grants are between $15,000 and $250,000.