Popular Programs with Submission Restrictions

Popular Programs with Submission Restrictions

  • This list contains only those programs for which we hold internal competitions every year because we always have more prospective applicants than available application slots. If your program is listed here, follow the internal competition guidelines linked from the Guidelines column.
  • If the program you're interested in is not on this list, send a brief e-mail to grs@appstate.edu at least eight weeks before the sponsor's deadline notifying us of your intent to apply. See the limited submissions overview and procedures for more information about how Grants Resources & Services manages programs with submission restrictions that are not on the list below. Since it is not possible to maintain an exhaustive list of all programs, it remains the faculty member's responsibility to notify grs@appstate.edu if he or she is considering applying to a program that has a submission restriction.
  • Contact grs@appstate.edu if you have any questions.
Sponsor Title Internal Deadline Submission Limitations Method Guidelines PDF Sponsor's Deadline Record Last Verified
Walmart Foundation Walmart State Giving Program TBD Internal deadline TBA. One award per institution per fiscal year. The internal deadline is for expressing interest in applying to the program. If you plan to submit an application, send a brief e-mail to grs@appstate.edu notifying us of your intent to apply, so we can check ORSP records and verify institutional eligibility. (Eligibility depends on past awards.) Contact grs@appstate.edu for more information. Anticipated for January, 2017. 07/12/2016
National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Art Works and Challenge America TBD One application per institution per year for either Art Works or Challenge America. In addition, an institution may submit one application for the Art Works Creativity Connects program. We hold an annual internal competition to select the applicant(s) from Appalachian who may apply. Please see later for updated guidelines. Contact grs@appstate.edu for more information. Anticipated for mid-February, early-March, and mid-April. 07/12/2016
Walmart Foundation Walmart National Giving Program 03/01/2017 - 12:00pm One award per institution per fiscal year.Internal deadline TBA. If you plan to submit an application, send an e-mail to grs@appstate.edu before the internal deadline notifying us of your intent to apply.
Anticipated
Continuous
Appalachian targets March 1 annually as an ideal submission date because Walmart's fiscal year begins February 1 and it is best to submit shortly thereafter.
07/12/2016
RGK Foundation RGK Foundation Grants 03/21/2017 - 12:00pm 2016 competition complete. Internal Deadline for 2017 anticipated for Mid-March. One electronic letter of inquiry per institution annually. If you plan to submit an application, send a brief e-mail to grs@appstate.edu before the internal deadline notifying us of your intent to apply.
Anticipated
Continuous
Appalachian holds an internal competition, if needed, in each spring semester for a target application date of late April. The 2016 competition deadline has already passed.
07/12/2016
ArtPlace America ArtPlace America Grants TBD One letter of inquiry per organization per grant cycle. Applying for a grant does not preclude an organization from also applying for an ArtPlace loan and vice versa. If you plan to submit an application, send a brief message to grs@appstate.edu by the internal deadline notifying us of your intent to apply. Anticipated We anticipate the next open call for projects to be made in early January 2017. 07/12/2016
Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU) ORAU Travel Grants program 10/01/2016 - 12:00pm Each ORAU Institution is limited to two requests per ORAU fiscal year (October 1 – September 30). Contact grs@appstate.edu for more information. Continuous The sponsor deadline depends on the date of the proposed travel. 07/12/2016
Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU) ORAU Event Sponsorship program 08/12/2016 - 12:00pm Internal deadline 8/12/2016 for complete submission on 9/1 We hold an annual internal competition for this program. Guidelines for the internal competition will be posted here before the deadline. Contact grs@appstate.edu for more information. 09/01/2016
Anticipated
Continuous
09/01/2016 if the event will take place between October 1 and May 31 of the following year; March 1 if the event will take place between April 1 and September 30.
07/26/2016
National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Summer Stipends 08/01/2016 - 12:00pm Internal deadline 8/1/2016. Two nominations per institution. We hold an annual internal competition to select the applicant(s) from Appalachian who may submit to the external agency. 09/29/2016 Confirmed 07/12/2016
North Carolina GlaxoSmithKline Foundation North Carolina GlaxoSmithKline Foundation: Ribbon of Hope Mini-Grants TBD Some coordination required. An agency can only send one application per county served, but can send multiple applications for different programs serving different counties. If you plan to submit an application, send a brief e-mail to grs@appstate.edu notifying us of your intent to apply. 10/01/2016 Anticipated for October 1, 2016 and April 1, 2017. 07/12/2016
Blue Ridge National Heritage Area Blue Ridge National Heritage Area Partnership Grants 08/22/2016 - 12:00pm One application per organization per funding cycle. We hold an annual internal competition for this program. Please contact grs@appstate.edu for more information. 10/01/2016 Anticipated Grant cycles are offered every two years. We expect to announce the next grant cycle in 2016, with applications due in the fall of 2016, and awards made in early 2017. 07/12/2016
North Carolina Preservation Consortium (NCPC) North Carolina Preservation Consortium (NCPC) Preservation Grants TBD Institutions may apply for only one grant per year. An institution that has received a NCPC Preservation Grant may apply for another grant to support the next phase of its preservation efforts after successfully completing its initial grant project. Please send a brief email to grs@appstate.edu if interested in applying for this program. 10/03/2016 Anticipated New deadline for 2016 not yet announced. 07/12/2016
Mary Duke Biddle Foundation Mary Duke Biddle Foundation Grants Program 09/15/2016 - 12:00pm Organizations may have only one active grant at a time and only one in a 12-month period. A final narrative and financial report on a previous grant must have been received before a new proposal can be submitted. We ask that organizations wait at least one year after the conclusion of a grant before applying again. An internal competition will be held this Fall (2016) to determine Appalachian's LOI applicant. If you are interested in submitting an LOI to this program, please complete the following webform prior to 9/15/16: http://orsp.appstate.edu/marydukebiddle 10/25/2016 Confirmed for LOI; 12/01/2016 for full proposal. 07/12/2016
Greenwall Foundation Greenwall Faculty Scholars in Bioethics TBD Up to two applicants from a university will be considered in each application cycle. Institutions are requested to have an internal screening and selection process. No more than one award per institution will be made in each Faculty Scholars grant cycle. The unit of award will be the overseeing university, thus if a university with a law school, medical school, several teaching hospitals, and a faculty of arts and sciences, nominates two applicants in a cycle, only one may be chosen. If you plan to submit an application, send a brief e-mail to grs@appstate.edu before the internal deadline notifying us of your intent to apply. 11/01/2016 Confirmed Letters of Intent due by November 1, 2016, 12:00pm, ET (noon) Full Proposals due by January 17, 2017, 12:00pm, ET (noon) Scholars announced on or after June 1, 2017 07/12/2016
North Carolina Division of University-School Programs and UNC Center for School Leadership Development NC QUEST (North Carolina Quality Educators through Staff Development and Training) 09/11/2016 - 12:00pm One new proposal per institution per funding cycle (not including continuation grants). We hold an annual internal competition for this program. Please contact grs@appstate.edu for more information. 11/16/2016 Anticipated 07/12/2016
National Institutes of Health Academic-Community Partnership Conference Series (R13) 09/14/2016 - 12:00pm Internal deadline TBD. One application per institution Please send a brief email to grs@appstate.edu if interested in applying for this program. 11/17/2016 Confirmed 07/12/2016
Wells Fargo & National Fish and Wildlife Foundation Clean Technology and Innovation Grants TBD One grant per calendar year per agency. One application per calendar year per agency for EITHER the Clean Technology and Innovation Grant Program (invitation only) OR the Environmental Solutions for Communities program (anticipated deadline 12/10/16). 12/10/2016 Anticipated Clean Tech is an invitation-only program, if you would like to submit a topic to be considered for funding, send an email to environmental.affairs@wellsfargo.com and include a 150 word or less summary of the program/project to be considered. 07/12/2016
Walmart Foundation Walmart Community Grants TBD Internal deadline TBD if necessary. Once you have received funding from a facility for this program, you are not eligible to reapply at that facility until the next fiscal year. 12/31/2016 Confirmed Appalachian has already submitted an application to this program for the 2016 Fiscal Year. If we are not funded, we may submit again prior to the end of the FY, but if we are, the next submission window will be Feb 1, 2017-December 31, 2017 07/12/2016
National Science Foundation (NSF) Major Research Instrumentation (MRI) TBD Three applications per institution, with one of the three applications being for instrument development. Other restrictions apply for sub-awardees and collaborations. We hold an annual internal competition to select the applicant(s) from Appalachian who may submit to the external agency. Please contact grs@appstate.edu for more information. 01/11/2017 Confirmed Internal competition deadline TBD 07/12/2016
Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU) ORAU Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Awards TBD Two applications per institution per year. We hold an annual internal competition for this program. Contact grs@appstate.edu for more information. 01/11/2017 Anticipated 07/12/2016
National Endowment for the Humanities Preservation Assistance Grants for Smaller Institutions TBD Only one application for a Preservation Assistance Grant may be submitted annually by an institution, although distinct collecting entities of a larger organization may apply in the same year, such as the library and museum of a university or two historic sites within a historical society. Please send a brief email to grs@appstate.edu if interested in applying for this program. 05/02/2017 Confirmed Appalachian has selected an applicant for the 2016 cycle. 07/12/2016


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