Highlighted below are five more funding opportunity announcements posted to Grants.gov in the first week of August. The activities for these funding opportunities include scientific research, web development, and health services, as well as disarmament and reducing emissions.
NASA’s Interdisciplinary Research in Earth Science (IDS) program will fund grants to improve our capability for both prognostic predictions and retrospective simulations of the Earth system. The grant recipients will also advance our understanding of the vulnerabilities in human and biogeophysical systems and their relationships to climate extremes, thresholds, and tipping points. Meeting these goals requires approaches that integrate the traditional disciplines of the Earth sciences, as well as innovative and complementary use of models and data.
The Food Emergency Response Network (FERN) currently comprises federal, state, and local government regulatory laboratories with varying capacities to perform threat agent testing.
The FERN division in USDA’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is seeking to award a cooperative agreement for providing and maintaining, in its current active state, a secure communication and collaboration portal which will provide the FERN with capability, capacity and readiness data for the network member laboratories.
This cooperative agreement is to provide technical assistance for clinical mentoring, quality improvement, and capacity building with a focus on geographic area as per the President’s Emergency Plan For AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) India’s Country Operational Plan.
The Bureau of Political-Military Affairs, Office of Weapons Removal and Abatement (PM/WRA) invites eligible organizations to submit grant applications for humanitarian demining, explosive ordnance disposal, and victim assistance programs in Afghanistan.
The Maritime Administration (MARAD) Office of Environment is issuing this request for proposals for projects that demonstrate criteria air pollutant or greenhouse gas emissions reductions, and/or energy savings from marine vessels through either vessel repowering or the use of energy conservation technologies or measures.
For a complete list of all the latest federal government grants, go to the Search Grants tab of Grants.gov.