Mathematics Logo

Funding Opportunities

Upcoming Funding Opportunities in Mathematics
Title of Program and Link Internal Deadline
NRC Graduate, Postdoctoral and Senior Research Awards

Note: Research at Federal labs, restrictions apply. Due dates vary (4x/year). Not processed through MIT


Note: Applications are processed on a rolling basis.

Conferences and Workshops in the Mathematical Sciences

Note: Review cycle with related disciplinary program or 1 yr prior to conference.

Gates Foundation "Grand Challenges in Global Health"
MITEI Research Seed Fund Program

Note: Applicant submits directly and contact MITEI financial staff for budget in advance

Simons Targeted Grants in Mathematics and Physical Sciences

Note: Applicants submit LOI directly to sponsor. The deadline is rolling.

Mathematical Sciences Postdoctoral Research Fellowships (MSPRF)

Note: Submitted directly to NSF by candidate, please send copy to Petra Aliberti for Math Dept. record

Oct 17, 2018
Topology Oct 23, 2018
Geometric Analysis Oct 23, 2018
Simons Symposia Program

Note: Submitted directly by organizer

Oct 31, 2018
Computing and Communication Foundations (CCF): Core Programs

Note: Small Projects: (up to 3 yrs and $500,000)

Oct 31, 2018
Applied Mathematics Oct 31, 2018
Computational Mathematics Nov 15, 2018
Major Research Instrumentation Program: (MRI) Instrument Acquisition or Development

Note: Restricted Federal Proposal: MIT may participate in up to three (3) proposals: no more than two (2)

Nov 19, 2018
Statistics Dec 03, 2018
Mathematical Sciences Infrastructure Program Dec 03, 2018
Simons Collaboration Grants for Mathematicians

Note: check eligibility requirements (Sponsor's Application Deadline: January 31, 2019)

Jan 16, 2019
Simons Collaborations in Mathematics and the Physical Sciences

Note: Full proposals due by invitation from Letter of Intent submitted by Oct. 3, 2018.

Feb 01, 2019
Research Training Groups in the Mathematical Sciences (RTG) May 20, 2019
Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program

Note: Programs: BIO, CISE, EHR

Jul 02, 2019
Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program

Note: Program: ENG

Jul 03, 2019
Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program

Note: Programs: GEO, MPS, SBE

Jul 05, 2019
NSF: Particulate and Multiphase Processes

Note: (Sponsor's deadline is: 8/16/18-8/15/19)

Aug 01, 2019
NSF: Focused Research Groups in the Mathematical Sciences (FRGMS) Aug 27, 2019
Foundations Sep 10, 2019