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Below are selected opportunities that go beyond the application of environment or development separately and deal with the interaction of environment and development and the contributions of science and technology to sustainable development. The list features a handful of the most exciting opportunities that have been brought to our attention and is intended to suggest the range of what's out there; it is not a comprehensive list nor are these necessarily the best programs in existence. Nominations for additional Opportunities are welcome and should be sent to the Managing Editor via email at .

Current Grants and Contracts

The following are Grant and Contract Opportunities submitted to the Forum. Please respond to the source organization directly concerning these Opportunities.

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Past Grants and Contracts

The following are past Grant and Contract Opportunities submitted to the Forum. They are provided for reference purposes only.

There are currently 49 in the database

Charles Stewart Mott Foundation International Finance for Sustainability Grant
Location: Any

Nominations Outstanding and Sustained Achievement Awards
Deadline: June 1, 2011

Calling R2DS project proposals
Deadline: March 1, 2011

Ludwig Maximilians Universitaet Muenchen Postdoctoral and Senior Fellowships for 2010-2011
Location: Munich, Germany
Deadline: March 15, 2010

Water Governance Postdoctoral Fellow
Location: VU University Amsterdam, Netherlands
Deadline: January 31, 2010

2010 Ashden Awards for Sustainable Energy
Location: Any
Deadline: October 27, 2009

AfricaSan Awards Competition
Location: Any
Deadline: October 9, 2009

NSF Environmental Sustainability Grant Program
Location: USA
Deadline: September 17, 2009

AASHE Award for Student Research on Campus Sustainability
Location: US and Canada
Deadline: July 1, 2009

2009 World Habitat Awards
Location: Any
Deadline: June 1, 2009

Ernesto Illy Trieste Science Prize in Sustainability Science
Location: Any developing country
Deadline: May 31, 2009

GLOBE FORUM Sustainable City Award
Location: Any
Deadline: May 14, 2009

Global Search for Innovations in Farming and Rural Communities
Location: Any developing country
Deadline: May 13, 2009

GLOBE Sustainability Innovation Award
Location: any
Deadline: April 26, 2009

GLOBE Sustainability Research Award
Location: any
Deadline: April 26, 2009

SEED Awards 2009
Location: Any
Deadline: March 16, 2009

UNESCO Mondialogo Engineering Award
Location: Any
Deadline: December 31, 2008

ProSPERNet Scopus Young Scientist Award in Sustainable Development
Deadline: November 15, 2008

Sophie Prize
Location: Any
Deadline: November 1, 2008

Ashden Awards for Sustainable Energy
Location: Any
Deadline: October 21, 2008

AGS Travel Grants for Developing Country Scientists
Location: Zurich, Switzerland
Deadline: October 18, 2008

Call for Nominations Lemelson MIT Award
Location: Any
Deadline: October 3, 2008

Call for Nominations for 2009 Tyler Prize
Deadline: September 15, 2008

Alcan Prize for Sustainability 2008
Location: Any
Deadline: September 12, 2008

Reviewers for Special Journal Issue on International Trade in Biofuels
Deadline: August 20, 2008

Fulbright Scholar Program in Environment Health and Sustainability
Location: Canada
Deadline: August 1, 2008

World Habitat Awards 2008
Deadline: June 1, 2008

2008 Tech Museum Awards
Location: San Jose, CA
Deadline: March 24, 2008

Call for Submissions for the SEED Awards 2008
Deadline: March 16, 2008

Regional Initiative in Science and Education (RISE) Network Grants
Location: sub-Saharan Africa
Deadline: March 7, 2008

McGinnis Venture Competition: Sustainable Technology Award
Deadline: March 3, 2008

Nominations open for World Food Prize
Location: Any
Deadline: March 1, 2008

The Rice Business Plan Competition Dow Sustainability Award
Location: Rice University in Houston, Texas
Deadline: February 1, 2008

Call for Ruhr-University Research School Scholarships
Location: Germany
Deadline: January 31, 2008

NSF: Dynamics of Coupled Natural and Human Systems
Location: National Science Foundation
Deadline: January 8, 2008

CHANGE (Certificate on Humans and the Global Environment) Graduate Training Program
Location: University of Wisconsin, Madison
Deadline: January 2, 2008

Lemelson-MIT Award for Sustainability: Call for Nominations
Deadline: November 2, 2007

NSF: Energy for Sustainability
Location: National Science Foundation
Deadline: September 15, 2007

NSF: Environmental Sustainability
Location: National Science Foundation
Deadline: September 15, 2007

CGIAR Cycle 2 Challenge Programs: Call for Pre-Proposals
Deadline: September 10, 2007

Sustainable Energy Project Support (SEPS)
Deadline: August 1, 2007

Call for Proposals on Ecosystem Services, Poverty Alleviation
Deadline: March 30, 2007

QUEST Funding Opportunity: Sustainable Forestry and Bioenergy
Deadline: February 28, 2007

The Royal Society Pfizer Award
Deadline: February 21, 2007

NSF: Human and Social Dynamics
Location: National Science Foundation
Deadline: January 23, 2007

4th Annual P3 Awards: A National Student Design Competition for Sustainability Focusing on People, Prosperity, and the Planet
Location: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency National Center for Environmental Research
Deadline: December 21, 2006

EPA STAR Research Grant: Development of Environmental Health Outcome Indicators
Deadline: December 14, 2006

EPA STAR Research Grant: Uncertainty Analyses of Models in Integrated Environmental Assessments
Deadline: December 13, 2006

NCIIA Sustainable Vision grants program
Location: National Collegiate Inventors and Innovators Alliance
Deadline: October 27, 2006

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