Current Grant Opportunities

If you are interested in any of these funding opportunities, please complete an Intent to Submit form or an Intent to Partner form (if applicable), or email Strategic Resource Development & Grant Management (Grants@monroecc.edu)All grant applications must be submitted to the funder by MCC's Grants Office (MCC is registered in all respective grant portals).

Cross-Disciplinary

Applied Sciences & Technologies and Workforce Development

Topic: Cyberinfrastructure

Training-Based Workforce Development for Advanced Cyberinfrastructure (CyberTraining)

Source: Federal
Funder: National Science Foundation
Opportunity: NSF 22-574
Closing Date(s): 5/16/2022 & 1/19/2023
Summary:
This program seeks to prepare, nurture and grow the national scientific research workforce for creating, utilizing, and supporting advanced cyberinfrastructure (CI) to enable and potentially transform fundamental science and engineering (S&E) research and education and contribute to the Nation’s overall economic competitiveness and security.
Additional Information: Training-based Workforce Development for Advanced Cyberinfrastructure (CyberTraining)

Topic: Agriculture & Food Research

Agriculture and Food Research Initiative Competitive Grants Program Education & Workforce Development Program (USDA)

Source: Federal
Funder: National Institute of Food & Agriculture
Opportunity: USDA-NIFA-AFRI-009041
Closing Date(s): 10/27/2022
Summary:
This program focuses on developing the next generation of research, education and extension professionals in the food and agricultural sciences.

Arts and Humanities

Topic: Arts & Humanities

Summer Stipends Program

Source: Federal
Funder: National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH)
Opportunity: 20220921-FT
Closing Date(s): 9/21/2022
Summary:
NEH’s Summer Stipends program aims to stimulate new research in the humanities and its publication. The program provides small awards to individuals pursuing advanced research that is of value to humanities scholars, general audiences, or both; supports projects at any stage of development but especially early-stage research and late-stage writing in which small awards are most effective; funds a wide range of individuals, including independent scholars, community college faculty, and non-teaching staff at universities. Grant period is two consecutive months from 5/1/23-9/1/23. Maximum award is $6,000.

NEH will host a webinar describing the application and nomination processes on May 18, 2022 at 2:00 PM EDT. Administrators and prospective applications are encouraged to attend.

Dialogues on the Experience of War

Source: Federal
Funder: National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH)
Opportunity: TBA
Closing Date(s): 9/1/2022
Summary:
Supports the study and discussion of important humanities sources about war as it relates to U.S. military veterans. Project teams should include humanities scholars, military veterans, and individuals with relevant experience.
Additional Information: Dialogues on the Experience of War - Division of Education Programs

Humanities Connections

Source: Federal
Funder: National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH)
Opportunity: TBA
Closing Date(s): 9/1/2022
Summary:
Seeks to expand the role of the humanities in undergraduate education at two- and four-year institutions. Awards support innovative curricular approaches that foster partnerships among humanities faculty and their counterparts in the social and natural sciences and in pre-service or professional programs such as business, engineering, health sciences, law, computer science and other technology-driven fields, in order to encourage and develop new integrative learning opportunities for students.
Additional Information: Humanities Connections - Division of Education Programs

Fellowships Open Book Program

Source: Federal
Funder: National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH)
Opportunity: 20220315-DR
Closing Date(s): 7/15/2022
Summary:
Limited competition designed to make outstanding humanities books available to a wide audience. By taking advantage of low-cost e-book technology, the program will allow teachers, students, scholars and the public to read humanities books that be downloaded or redistributed for no charge. Open to publishers who have published within the last seven years or will publish during the period of performance a book supported by certain NEH programs.
Additional Information: Fellowships Open Book Program - Office of Digital Humanities

Grants for Arts Projects

Source: Federal
Funder: National Endowment for the Arts
Opportunity: Visit the National Endowment for the Arts' “How to Apply” webpage for information.
Closing Date(s): 7/7/2022
Summary:
Grants for Arts Projects funds numerous artistic disciplines including Arts Education, Design, Literary Arts, Media Arts, Music, Theater, Visual Arts, and many others.

Topic: International Studies & Foreign Language Programs

Business & Entrepreneurial Studies

Topic: International Studies & Foreign Language Programs

Community Engagement & Development

Topic: Family Health and Interventions

Risk and Protective Factors of Family Health and Family Level Interventions (R01-Clinical Trial Optional)

Source: Federal
Funder: Deptartment of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health
Opportunity: PAR-21-358
Closing Date(s): 5/7/2025
Summary:
The purpose of this initiative is to advance the science of minority health and health disparities by supporting research on family health and well-being and resilience. The National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD) Research Framework recognizes family health, family well-being, and family resilience as critically important areas of research to decrease disparities and promote equity.

Health Sciences & Physical Wellness

Topic: Physical Activity Interventions to Improve Health & Well-Being

Notice of Special Interest: Developing & Testing Multilevel Physical Activity Interventions to Improve Health & Well-Being

Source: Federal
Funder: National Institutes of Health/Office of Disease Prevention
Opportunity: NOT-OD-21-087
Closing Date(s): 2/16/2024
Summary:
The Office of Disease Prevention and participating ICOs seeks to improve understanding of how to increase and maintain health-enhancing physical activity using multi-level interventions in a wide range of population groups across the lifespan.

Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM)

Racial Equity in STEM Education

Source: Federal
Funder: National Science Foundation (NSF)
Opportunity: Visit the NSF's "Racial Equity in STEM Education (EHR Racial Equity)" webpage for information.
Closing Date(s): 10/11/2022
Summary:
Seeks to support bold, groundbreaking, and potentially transformative projects addressing systemic racism in STEM. Proposals should advance racial equity in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics education and workforce development through research (both fundamental and applied) and practice.

Social Sciences & Global Studies

Topic: Sociology

Sociology Program

Source: Federal
Funder: National Science Foundation (NSF)
Opportunity: Visit the NSF's "Sociology" webpage for information.
Closing Date(s): 8/15/2022 & 1/15/2023
Summary:
Supports basic research on all forms of human social organization – societies, institutions, groups, and demography – and processes of individual and institutional change.

Topic: Developmental Psychology

APA Grants

Source: Foundation
Funder: American Psychological Association
Opportunity: Visit the American Psychological Association's "Foundation Grants" webpage for information.
Closing Date(s): Spring 2023
Summary:
Early Career Research Grant in Developmental Psychology supports the research of outstanding early career members who have not yet received any federal funding for research as a principal investigator or co-investigator.