Tag Archives: funding opportunity

NSF Picks Nine Teams for Collaborative Accelerator Effort

NSF

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded more than $28 million in funds to nine research teams to support the development of prototypes as part of the second phase of a collaborative accelerator initiative. The Convergence Accelerator program aims to address national societal issues through the use of collaborative multidisciplinary research efforts.

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DOE Announces $72M Carbon Capture R&D Effort; Steven Winberg Quoted

Dept. of Energy

The Department of Energy (DOE) has awarded $72 million in funds to 27 projects for the development of carbon capture technologies meant to mitigate greenhouse gas emissions. Eighteen projects will receive $21 million to build materials and technologies designed to remove carbon dioxide from the atmosphere, DOE said Tuesday.

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Synthetik Receives DHS Funding to Develop Machine Learning Data for Airport Screening Tech

machine learning

Synthetik Applied Technologies has secured $1M in funds from the Department of Homeland Security through the second phase of the Small Business Innovation Research program to build machine learning data that could simulate baggage and human travelers.

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DOE Awards Funding to AI R&D Projects

Race to Lead AI

The Department of Energy (DoE) has earmarked $8.5 million in funds to support five three-year projects that seek to enable reusability and accessibility of artificial intelligence data and models. The selected projects will cover the areas of materials science, high-energy physics, microbial science and high-performance computing. 

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DOE Awards $58M for Scientific Discovery Approach Studies

DOE

Two teams have received $57.5 million in funds from the Department of Energy (DoE) to create new scientific approaches that employ high-performance computing capabilities under the Scientific Discovery through Advanced Computing (SciDAC) program. The selected teams are composed of researchers from academia, national laboratories and industry.

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DOE Unveils $97M Funding Opportunity for Bioenergy R&D Projects

DOE

The Department of Energy (DOE) has earmarked $97 million in funds to support 33 bioenergy research and development projects. DOE aims to mitigate risks and optimize the performance of technologies designed to yield bioenergy, fuel and products from biomass and waste resources through the funding effort.

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AFRL Funds Seven Transformational Projects

AFRL

Seven teams from the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) have secured funds ranging from $3 million to $5 million to carry out three-year projects that will explore transformational capabilities. The selected projects will cover various topics such as multi-function sensors, integrated optical systems and a brain-computer interface learning platform.

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NIH Introduces $58M Health Research Program in Africa

Health Research

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has unveiled a $58 million funding opportunity to drive data science and health research activities in Africa under a five-year effort. NIH aims to develop approaches that could address Africa's clinical and public health gaps through the Harnessing Data Science for Health Discovery and Innovation in Africa program.

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