This is a list of potential sponsors and is not indicative of actual funding received by SFI.
Welcome to the Sponsored Research webpage of the Santa Fe Institute. This page is designed as a resource for SFI researchers (both resident and external), who are considering submission of a research proposal to a federal agency or private foundation, and contains information on proposal writing, links to sponsors, and upcoming deadlines. Please don't hesitate to contactor anytime for a consultation about project development. Whether you want to know about guidelines or deadlines, making agency contacts, or writing competitive proposals, we stand ready to help! From time-to-time we will offer informal workshops on proposal preparation and development.
Policy Clarification on the Dual Role of Postdocs and Graduate Students - Dec. 17, 2014 -
NIH RockTalk Blog - Oct. 10, 2014 -
ScienceInsider - Oct. 6, 2014 -
New York Times op-ed - Oct. 2, 2014 -
NIGMS Feedback Loop Blog - Sept. 26, 2014 -
September 29, 2014 - The National Science Foundation is a partner in President Obama's "Brain Research Accelerated by Innovative Neurotechnologies" ("BRAIN") Initiative. As a part of the, NSF intends to support an Ideas lab, an intensive workshop focused on finding innovative solutions to Grand Challenge problems in FY2015. Please read the related Notice: .
May 30, 2014 -- Notice 136 clarifies NSF policy on improving Abstracts and Titles for public understanding of funding and alignment with the national interest .
May 21, 2014 - NSF video tutorial on Research.gov's new citation capture feature in annual and final project reports - This tutorial walks awardees through the creation and uploading process of a BibTeX file to a project report via Research.gov. Visit theor go directly to the video .
April 2, 2014 - Office of Research Integrity and the Office for Human Research Protections release online interactive video for teaching researchers about protecting research subjects and avoiding research misconduct. This video, "The Research Clinic," is available at:.
Sample of Letter of Intent (LOI)
“” Video presented by Edward J. Hackett, Director of the Division of Social and Economic Sciences Directorate for Social, Behavioral, and Economic Sciences
The Sponsored Research Office is supported by, Director; , Grants Analyst; and , Manager, Office of the Vice President for Science.
You can sign up for funding opportunity alert services for federal agencies and most private foundations based on your research areas of interest. Below are two examples.
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