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2012 Funding Opportunities - Archived

The Science to Achieve Results (STAR) Program has four formal solicitation periods during the year -- January, April, August, and October. Look below for a partial listing of upcoming topics. STAR Requests for Applications invite research proposals from academic and non-profit institutions located in the U.S., And state and local governments. All forms necessary for completing an application are noted in the announcement and are available on this site (see below).

Click on the highlighted funding opportunities below to view the announcement on screen (HTML).  Click on the following for standard STAR grant application forms and instructions -- Forms/Standard Instructions and additional Quality Systems Guidance for STAR Grants -- available in MSWord and PDF formats.


2012 EPA and Other NCER Environmental Research Competitions
Special Announcement
  • NIEHS and EPA are holding an informational webinar on May 21, 2012 about how to apply to the currently open RFA:

    Children's Environmental Health and Disease Prevention Research Centers (with NIEHS) - Open: April 5, 2012 - Closing: July 17, 2012

    The Webinar will review the purpose and objectives of the FOA, budget preparation and peer review. All prospective applicants are invited to participate.

  • EPA is canceling the solicitation for Centers for Material Life Cycle Safety. This solicitation is being reviewed and will be reissued when that review is complete. EPA appreciates the interest in this solicitation and apologizes for any inconvenience. Please contact Kelly Widener (widener.kelly@epa.gov) if you have any further questions about this.
  • EPA is canceling the solicitation for Centers for Sustainable Molecular Design. This solicitation is being reviewed and will be reissued when that review is complete. EPA appreciates the interest in this solicitation and apologizes for any inconvenience. Please contact Kelly Widener (widener.kelly@epa.gov) if you have any further questions about this.
  • Amendment to the SBIR Phase I Solicitation - SOL-NC-11-00012
    An amendment was made to correct and incorporate the appropriate dates under Section I "Program Description" (b) (2). The issuance of Phase II solicitation will be on/about July 15, 2012, and proposals will be due on/about September 15, 2012.
    View Amendment (1 pp, 84 K, about PDF)

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2013 EPA and Other NCER Environmental Research Competitions

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