Research Funding Opportunities

Cornell faculty and staff are asked to work with the Office of University Corporate and Foundation Relations when working with Tier One Foundations. The Office of Sponsored Programs provides grant assistance.

Rolling Award
International Funding Opportunities
Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies

Rolling Awards
Engaged Cornell

February 12, 2018
2018 Internationalizing the Cornell Curriculum (ICC) Grants
Office of the Vice Provost for International Affairs, Cornell University

February 20, 2018
Scientist Sentinels: Civic Engagement and Leadership Program 

February 26, 2018
George D. Levy Faculty Award
Office of Engagement Initiatives

March 2, 2018
IPUMS Current Population Survey Summer Data Workshop

March 2, 2018
Integrated Land Management: Workshop and Internship
Atkinson Center and USDA HEC Grant

March 31, 2018
Phil Zwickler Memorial Research Grants
Phil Zwickler Charitable and Memorial Foundation

April 9, 2018
Cornell Population Center Grant Development Program
Cornell Population Center

April 21, 2018
2nd Workshop on Mechanism Design for Social Good 
MD4SG ’18

May 18, 2018
“What Does 2018 Hold for The State of Civic Space?” 
Cornell Policy Review

Tier Two Foundations and Councils
Alfred P. Sloan Foundation 
American Council of Learned Societies

Arnold Foundation
Ford Foundation
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
GRAMMY Foundation
W.T. Grant Foundation
Haynes Foundation
Henry Luce Foundation
Horowitz Foundation for Social Policy
National Endowment for Democracy
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Robin Hood Foundation
Russell Sage Foundation
Smith Richardson Foundation
Social Science Research Council
Sociological Initiatives Foundation
Spencer Foundation
Tinker Foundation
Town Creek Foundation
Upjohn Institute for Employment Research
United States Institute of Peace
United States-Japan Foundation

Federal Agencies
Division of Behavioral and Cognitive Sciences, Directorate for Social, Behavioral & Economic Sciences, NSF. The Division of Behavioral and Cognitive Sciences supports research to develop and advance scientific knowledge about humans spanning areas of inquiry including brain and behavior, language and culture, origins and evolution, and geography and the environment.

Division of Behavioral and Social Research (BSR), National Institute of Aging/NIH. The BSR supports social, behavioral, and economic research and research training on the processes of aging at both the individual and societal level.

Division of Social and Economic Sciences, Directorate for Social, Behavioral & Economic Sciences, NSF. The Division of Social and Economic Sciences seeks to enhance our understanding of human, social and organizational behavior by building social science infrastructure, by developing social disciplinary and interdisciplinary research projects that advance knowledge in the social and economic sciences.

Office of Multidisciplinary Activities, Directorate for Social, Behavioral & Economic Sciences, NSF. This office provides a focal point for programmatic activities that cut across NSF and SBE boundaries and is SBE’s broadest mechanism for contributing to Administration and NSF priorities.

Population Dynamics Branch (PDB), National Institute of Child Health and Human Development/NIH. The PDB supports research and research training in demography, reproductive health, and population health.

Fulbright-Hays Program. The program provides grants to pre-doctoral students, postdoctoral faculty, U.S. institutions, and organizations for overseas research and training efforts focusing on non-Western foreign languages and area studies.