Funding Agency Events
Virtual Workshops and Conferences Hosted by Funding Agencies
Virtual workshops or conferences hosted by funding agencies can provide broad introductory information about topics such as mission, priorities, opportunities, and the application and review process or more focused information about a specific opportunity. Recordings of these events are often posted for those unable to attend the live event. This page lists some events associated with funding agencies such as Department of State, National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH), National Institutes of Health (NIH), and National Science Foundation (NSF).
The Fulbright U.S. Scholar program offers diverse opportunities for U.S. academics, administrators and professionals to teach, research, do professional projects and attend seminars abroad.
To identify potential opportunities, visit the Catalog of Awards for details of over 400 awards offered across 130 countries. The deadline to apply is September 15, 2021. Please note that U.S. citizenship is required.
Dates: April - June 2021
Several virtual workshops presented by NEH program staff provide information about NEH grant opportunities, deadlines, and application information.
The NEH Virtual Grant Workshops page provides information about how to join each live event as well as links to recordings and handouts.
Recordings of these workshops and other NEH events can be found on the NEHgov YouTube channel.
Dates: November 1-4, 2021
This annual seminar is appropriate for grants administrators, researchers new to NIH, and graduate students. It provides a comprehensive overview of the NIH application and award process, policies and resources, highlighting current areas of special interest or concern.
2020 NIH Virtual Seminar presentation materials including session recordings, presentation slides, and transcripts are currently available.
Dates: October 4-8, 2021 (see Agenda page for session days and times)
The Fall 2021 NSF Virtual Grants Conference is designed to give new faculty, researchers, and administrators key insights into a wide range of current issues at NSF. NSF program officers provide up-to-date information about specific funding opportunities and answer attendee questions.
Dates: May 14 or May 20, 2021. Same presentation for each session.
The NSF CAREER Webinar 2021 provides information on the NSF Faculty Early Career Development program (CAREER) solicitation NSF 20-525 including a briefing on the CAREER program and key solicitation requirements followed by a question and answer session. The deadline to apply is fourth Monday in July, Annually.