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Funding Announcements

The Office of Science Graduate Student Research (SCGSR) program is now accepting applications for the 2018 Solicitation 1.  Applications are due 5:00pm Eastern Time on Tuesday, May 15, 2018.

The SCGSR program supports supplemental awards to outstanding U.S. graduate students to conduct part of their graduate thesis research at a DOE national laboratory/facility in collaboration with a DOE laboratory scientist for a period of 3 to 12 consecutive months—with the goal of preparing graduate students for scientific and technical careers critically important to the DOE Office of Science mission. Detailed information about the program, including eligibility requirements and access to the online application system, can be found at:

DOE Joint Genome Institute Community Science Program (CSP) New Investigator proposals due by March 1, 2018; FY2019 Large-Scale CSP Call letters of intent due March 30, 2018; FICUS collaborative science initiative with EMSL call letters of intent due March 21, 2018.

Environmental Molecular Sciences Laboratory (EMSL) Science Area Research Call open until March 5, 2018

Plant Feedstock Genomics for Bioenergy: A Joint Research Funding Opportunity Announcement USDA, DOE

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  • Funding Opportunity Number: DE-FOA-0001857
  • Pre-Application Due Date: February 9, 2018 at 5 PM Eastern Time (A Pre-Application is required)
  • Due Date: April 20, 2018 at 11:59 PM Eastern Time

Bioimaging Research and Approaches for Bioenergy

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  • Announcement Number: DE-FOA-0001868
  • Post Date: December 22, 2017
  • Close Date: March 16, 2018
  • Notes: Pre-Application Due Date: 01/19/2018 at 5 PM Eastern Time (A Pre-Application is required)
  • Encourage/Discourage Date: 02/02/2018 at 5 PM Eastern Time
  • Application Due Date: 03/16/2018 at 11:59 PM Eastern Time

Systems Biology of Bioenergy-Relevant Microbes to Enable Production of Next-Generation Biofuels and Bioproducts

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  • Announcement Number: DE-FOA-0001865
  • Post Date: December 5, 2017
  • Pre-Application Due Date: 01/08/2018 at 5 PM Eastern Time. (A Pre-Application is required.)
  • Encourage/Discourage Date: 01/19/2018 at 5 PM Eastern Time
  • Application Due Date: 03/23/2018 at 11:59 PM Eastern Time

Previous funding opportunities. See also the Office of Science announcement archive.


2018 Research Summaries [02/18]

GSP Overview Brochure [01/18]

Plant Feedstock Genomics for Bioenergy [01/18]

Biosystems Design to Enable Next-Generation Biofuels (Summary of Funded Projects) [12/17]

Grand Challenges for Biological and Environmental Research: Progress and Future Vision [11/17]

Technologies for Characterizing Molecular and Cellular Systems Relevant to Bioenergy and Environment [9/17]

ASCR BER Exascale Requirements Review [9/17]




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