Limited Submission Opportunities

Funding agencies often limit the number of proposals an institution is allowed to submit to a particular program. The Office of the Vice President for Research highlights current limited submission opportunities and outlines Western Michigan University’s procedures for managing agency-imposed limits on submissions.

Current limited submission opportunities

Innovation Corps National Innovation Network Sites Program (I-Corps Sites)—National Science Foundation 16-547
Application deadline:  notify OVPR of interest by Oct. 18, white papers due Nov. 2 if needed, OVPR decision by Nov. 16, full proposal due Feb. 8, 2018
Limit: one per organization

Cultivating Cultures for Ethical STEM (CCE STEM)—National Science Foundation 15-528
Application deadline:  white papers due to OVPR by 5 p.m. on Dec. 14, OVPR decision by Dec. 21, full proposal due Feb. 15, 2018
Limit: one per organization 

NSF Scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (S-STEM)—National Science Foundation 17-527
Application deadline:  notify OVPR of interest by Nov. 15, white papers due Dec. 6 if needed, OVPR decision by Dec. 20, full proposal due Mar. 21, 2018
Limit: one proposal (either as a single institution or as subawardee or a member of a Collaborative Research project) from each constituent school or college that awards degrees in an eligible field