Current Funding Opportunities
See also Research Funding Sources.
Materials Sciences and Engineering
United States Department of Energy (DOE)
Office of Science
Office of Basic Energy Sciences (BES)
The objective of this subprogram is to support fundamental experimental and theoretical research to provide the knowledge base for the discovery and design of new materials with novel structures, functions, and properties. These research activities emphasize the design and synthesis of materials; the characterization of their structure and defect state; the understanding of their physical, chemical, and irradiation-induced behaviors over multiple length and time scales; and the development and a...
Due Date: September 30, 2009, 8:00 pm ET, via Grants.gov
Various NSF Funding Opportunities
Check out Recently Announced Active Funding Opportunities: http://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_list.jsp?org=NSF&ord=rcnt
Upcoming Due Dates: http://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_list.jsp?org=NSF&ord=date
Electronics, Photonics & Device Technologies (EPDT) PD 05-1517
Due: April 1, 2009
The Electronics, Photonics and Device Technologies (EPDT) program seeks to improve the fundamental understanding of devices and components based on the principles of micro and nano electronics, photonics, magnetics, organics, electro-optics, electromechanics, electromagnetics, and related physical phenomena...
Instrumentation for Materials Research - Major Instrumentation Projects (IMR-MIP) NSF 09-547
Due: June 29, 2009
Major user facilities at US universities and at US Federal Laboratories provide sophisticated enabling tools for materials preparation and characterization essential for researchers studying materials in a wide range of scientific disciplines, including physics, chemistry, biology, materials science, the geosciences, and engineering. They include, for example, facilities for neutron scattering, synchrotron radiation, and high magnetic fields....
Engineering Design and Innovation (EDI)
Due: September 1, 2009
The EDI program supports research leading to design theory and to tools and methods that enable implementation of the principles of design theory in the practice of design across the full spectrum of engineered products...
Materials and Surface Engineering (MSE) PD 08-1633
Due: September 1, 2009
The MSE program supports fundamental research leading to a better understanding of the effect of microstructure, surfaces and coatings on the properties and performance of engineering materials, and the ultimate control of these properties through material design...
Suggest an Opportunity
If you are aware of a funding opportunity in the field of materials science and engineering, please contact Allison Hein in the Michigan Tech Department of Materials Science and Engineering.