Major Solicitation Schedule

  • FY 18 Vannevar Bush Faculty Fellowship Funding Opportunity Announcement (N00014-17-S-F015).  The Vannevar Bush Faculty Fellowship (VBFF) program is sponsored by the Basic Research Office, Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering (ASD (R&E)). VBFF supports innovative basic research within academia, as well as opportunities intended to develop the next generation of scientists and engineers for the defense workforce.  VBFF is oriented towards bold and ambitious “blue sky” research that may lead to extraordinary outcomes such as revolutionizing entire disciplines, creating entirely new fields, or disrupting accepted theories and perspectives.
    • Deadlines
      • Acqutrak Registration: Aug. 14, 2017
      • White Papers: Aug. 16, 2017
      • Invited Full Proposal: Jan. 8, 2018
  • Office of Naval Research (ONR) FY 18 Young Investigator Program (YIP) BAA N00014-17-S-F014 (https://www.onr.navy.mil/Contracts-Grants/Funding-Opportunities/Broad-Agency-Announcements)
    • YIP intends support for scientists and engineers who are in their first or second full-time tenure-track or tenure-trackequivalent academic appointment, have begun their first appointment on or after 31 December 2012.
    • $170K per year for three years.
    • Deadline: September 15, 2017
  • FY2018 MURI Call is out. Please click on the below links for more information  Closing Date: Nov 1, 2017