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Internal Funding

Several Cornell entities have funding opportunities for which individuals at Cornell can apply. Details can be found using the links and the contacts can provide more information. This list is not exhaustive.

Cornell funding entities please contact Kim Holloway with updates or additions.

Sponsor
Deadline
Subject Area
Program
Contact
Funding Amount
Number of Awards
Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future February Sustainable Solutions Academic Venture Fund (LOI required, full proposal date is due in March) acsfavf@cornell.edu $40,000 to $145,000 for up to 2 years
Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future Rolling Basis Time Sensitive Sustainability Research Rapid Response Fund acsf-rrf@cornell.edu $20,000
Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future January Sustainable Solutions Impact through Innovation Fund-EDF- Non-academic Partner Required acsfedf@cornell.edu $50,000 to $100,000 research, $15,000 workshop
Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future April Sustainable Solutions Impact through Innovation Fund-CARE- Non-academic Partner Required acsf-iif@cornell.edu $10,000
Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future January Sustainability in Humanities, Social Sciences or Arts Faculty Fellowship Nina Trautmann Chaopricha ntc24@cornell.edu or Wendy Wolford www43@cornell.edu $5,000
Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future August Sustainable Solutions Atkinson Postdoctoral Fellowships in Sustainability acsfpostdoc@cornell.edu $60,000 salary, plus benefits, plus $15,000 research costs.
Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future November Sustainable Solutions Sustainable Biodiversity Fund acsf-sbf@cornell.edu $8,000
Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future Sustainable Solutions Summer Internships $4,000
Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future November Sustainable Solutions Cross-Scale Biogeochemistry and Climate Small Grants- Graduate Students Dan Buckley dbuckley@cornell.edu or Suzanne Wapner biogeo@cornell.edu $4,000
Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research Social Sciences BCTR Fellows Program bctr@cornell.edu 2 years support
Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research Social Sciences Research Navigator Initiative Jennifer Tiffany
Center for Behavioral Economics in Child Nutrition Programs (BEN Center) January Behavioral Economics Child Nutrition Programs bengrants@cornell.edu $5,000 to $40,000
Center for Materials Research Materials Research Seed Projects - Exploratory Research
Center for the Study of Inequality October (program ends 2020) Inequality Faculty Research Grants http://inequality.cornell.edu/ Up to $75,000 for 18-month grant 4-5
Center for the Study of Inequality September Social Sciences Seed Grants for Graduate Students inequality@cornell.edu Capped at $1,000, with a possibility of an additional $500 for funding undergraduate RAs
Center for Vertebrate Genomics Vertebrate Genomics Seed Grant Program (~ due October 2016) cw25@cornell.edu $5,000 to $15,000
Center for Vertebrate Genomics Vertebrate Genomics Genomic Scholars Program (~ due September 2016) cw25@cornell.edu
Center for Vertebrate Genomics March Vertebrate Genomics Travel Awards cw25@cornell.edu $500
Center for Vertebrate Genomics June Vertebrate Genomics Travel Awards cw25@cornell.edu $500
Center for Vertebrate Genomics August Vertebrate Genomics Travel Awards cw25@cornell.edu $500
Center for Vertebrate Genomics December Vertebrate Genomics Travel Awards cw25@cornell.edu $500
Clinical and Translational Science Center January Translational Research Seed Funding - Pilot Award ctsc_pilot@med.cornell.edu $50,000 for 1 year, option for 2nd year.
Clinical and Translational Science Center January Translational Research Community Engagement Award ctsc_pilot@med.cornell.edu $20,000 for 1 year.
College of Veterinary Medicine April Veterinary Medicine Resident Research Grants Program $10,000
College of Veterinary Medicine June Veterinary Medicine Research Grants Program in Animal Health $50,000/year up to 2 years.
College of Veterinary Medicine September Veterinary Medicine Harry M. Zweig Memorial Fund for Equine Research Laura Mathews $20,000 to $80,000 for 1 or 2 years. (Statement of intent required 5/25/2016)
Feline Health Center December Feline Health Cornell Feline Health Center (CFHC) Research Grants Program Laura Mathews $75,000/year up to 2 years.
Institute of Archaeology and Material Studies April Archaeology and Material Studies CIAMS Research Grants Katie Jarriel $3,500
Institute of Biotechnology March Life Sciences with Commercial Potential CAT Awards Marla Coppolino $50,000 for 1 year.
Institute for Social Sciences September Social Sciences ISS Small Grant Program socialsciences@cornell.edu $12,000
Institute for Social Sciences February Social Sciences ISS Small Grant Program socialsciences@cornell.edu $12,000
Institute for Social Sciences September Social Sciences ISS Small Grant Program-Conferences socialsciences@cornell.edu $5,000
Institute for Social Sciences February Social Sciences ISS Small Grant Program-Conferences socialsciences@cornell.edu $5,000
Institute for Social Sciences November Social Sciences ISS Collaborative Projects amt58@cornell.edu $150,000 for 3 years. 2
Institute for Social Sciences Social Sciences ISS Faculty Fellows amt58@cornell.edu $10,000 10
Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies September International Conferences and Events Small Grant Competition Dr. Heike Michelsen
Office of Engagement Initiatives (Engaged Cornell) October (winter deadline), March (summer deadline) Community Engagement Community-Engaged Student Travel Grants engagedcornell@cornell.edu $1,000 max for 1 year.
Office of Engagement Initiatives (Engaged Cornell) January Community Engagement Engaged Curriculum Grants engagedcornell@cornell.edu $150,000 for 4 years- in 3 phases.
Office of Engagement Initiatives (Engaged Cornell) January Community Engagement Engaged Graduate Student Grants engagedcornell@cornell.edu $15,000 for 1 year.
Office of Engagement Initiatives (Engaged Cornell) October (fall deadline), February (spring deadline), April (summer deadline) Community Engagement Engaged Opportunity Grants engagedcornell@cornell.edu $5,000 max for 1 year.
Office of Engagement Initiatives (Engaged Cornell) January Community Engagement Grants for Faculty Research on Engagement engagedcornell@cornell.edu $40,000 max over 2 years.
Office of Engagement Initiatives (Engaged Cornell) February Community Engagement Engaged Scholar Prize engagedcornell@cornell.edu $30,000
Office of Engagement (Engaged Cornell) January Community Engagement Undergraduate Engaged Research Programs engagedcornell@cornell.edu $40,000 max over 2 years.
Population Center August Demographic Research 2016-17 CPC Grant Development Program Kelly Musick $15,000
Population Center Rolling Basis Demographic Research Rapid Response Grants- Faculty population@cornell.edu $2,000
Population Center Rolling Basis Demographic Research Rapid Response Grants- Graduate Students population@cornell.edu $500
President's Council of Cornell Women All areas Affinito-Stewart Grants tina.gourley@cornell.edu $1,000-$10,000
Provost's Office October All areas Presidential Postdoctoral Fellows vp_research@cornell.edu 68,000 salary, plus full fringe, plus $5,000 discretionary funds 6
Society for the Humanities April Humanities Research Support for Faculty in the Humanities Mary Ahl $1,500 to $3,000 10 to 20
Society for the Humanities April Humanities International Collaborative Research Mary Ahl $1,500 to $3,000 10 to 20
Society for the Humanities April Humanities Visits to Cornell for Collaborative Research and Discussion Mary Ahl $1,500 to $3,000 10 to 20
Society for the Humanities April Humanities Graduate Travel Grants Mary Ahl $1,000
Society for the Humanities April Humanities Brett de Bary Interdisciplinary Writing Groups Mary Ahl $5,000
Society for the Humanities April Humanities Dissertation Writing Groups Mary Ahl $1,000
Society for the Humanities and Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future Humanities Doctoral Research in Sustainability &the Humanities Mary Ahl
Stem Cell Program Rolling Basis Stem Cells Travel Awards ec443@cornell.edu $1,500 2 per PI per year
Stem Cell Program Stem Cells Seed Funding ec443@cornell.edu $10,000
Tech Campus October Digital Technology Runway Startup Postdocs debbie@jacobs.technion.ac.il $150,000
University Library March Sexuality and Rare Manuscript Collections Phil Zwickler Memorial Research Grants Brenda Marston $1,350 1
Weill Cornell Medicine December 1 (LOI), April 2 (Full Application) Human Health Seed Grants for Intercampus Collaborative Projects gak2008@med.cornell.edu $200,000 for up to 2 years plus $4,000 interampus travel funds OR $100,000 for projects scored by NIH but not funded
Wiederhold Foundation CVM March Wildlife/Shelter Medicine Wildlife Conservation and Shelter Medicine Program $40,000/year up to 2 years