Upcoming Limited Submission Opportunities

There are several internal  limited submission competitions coming up in the summer months for grant opportunities in the arts, STEM fields, and the humanities. See below for details. 

Program Name


Internal Deadline

Sponsor Deadline

National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Our Town

“Creative placemaking program” that supports projects that integrate arts, culture, and design activities into efforts that strengthen communities

12PM, June 14, 2018 via InfoReady

5PM, August 21, 2018

Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU) Events Sponsorship

To support events which involve participants from more than one ORAU institution - preference is given to events in STEM disciplines

12PM, July 13, 2018 via InfoReady 

Cycle 1, September 1, 2018 - Cycle 2, March 1, 2019

National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Summer Stipends

To support individuals pursuing advanced research that is of value to humanities scholars, general audiences, or both.

Eligible projects usually result in articles, monographs, books, digital materials and publications, archaeological site reports, translations, or editions.

12PM, August 3, 2018 via InfoReady

5PM, September 26, 2018

ORAU Travel Grants

To support travel to develop collaborations with other ORAU, ORNL, or Y-12 partners. Preference is given to those applicants working on projects related to ORAU’s mission to:

-Strengthen America’s scientific research and education enterprise to enhance global competitiveness

-Build public trust and confidence in the management of worker health and environmental clean-up initiatives

-Enhance our nation’s preparedness to respond to emergencies related to terrorist incidents, natural disasters and health threats

12 PM, August, 27, 2018 via InfoReady

rolling, but must apply for travel before it takes place - competition is for travel happening after October 1, 2018

Published: May 10, 2018 3:57pm