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Office of Corporate and Foundation Relations

Tel: 603-646-1257
Fax: 603-646-0550

The Office of Corporate and Foundation Relations (CFR) works with Dartmouth faculty and administrators and with foundations and corporations to develop mutually beneficial partnerships that advance knowledge and have the potential to make a positive impact on campus and in the world.

Dartmouth faculty and administrators may visit RFPs & funding opportunities for resources.

For external audiences interested in learning more about faculty research and centers at Dartmouth, visit the respective webpages for corporations and for foundations.



Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation — Moore Inventor Fellows
Dartmouth may nominate two candidates

  • $825,000 over three years (five awards will be made)
  • Deadlines:
    • January 3, 2018 to submit internal application to Kristen Rhodes in Provost's Office
    • February 12, 2018 for nominations
    • March 5, 2018 for external applications
  • To support inventions at an early stage that could lead to proof-of-concept work on an invention or advance an existing prototype that tackles an important problem. Invention should advance scientific research, environmental conservation, or patient care. Solicited fields include, but are not limited to, environmental science and conservation, oceanography, biology, engineering, physics, chemistry, materials science, neuroscience, public health and gerontology.
  • Eligibility: no more than 10 years past the terminal degree
  • Internal applications: CV plus a two-paragraph application. One paragraph should describe the invention clearly and without jargon; outline the problem it seeks to address; and present its potential impact. A second paragraph should describe the importance to science, environmental conservation or patient care and experience and metrics for evaluating progress.

National Endowment for the Humanities — Collaborative Research Grants

  • Up to $250,000
  • Deadline: December 6, 2017
  • For two or more scholars engaging in significant and sustained research in the humanities. Interdisciplinary work encouraged, both within the humanities and beyond. Partnerships with the natural and social sciences be firmly rooted in the humanities and employ humanistic methods.
  • Grant programs:
    • Convening grants (one year) for fund conferences and working group meetings
    • Publication grants (one to three years) to support the project toward completion of its publication goals
    • Archaeology grants (one to three years) support projects that lead to publication

Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation — Kauffman Junior Faculty Fellowship

  • $35,000 over 3 years (up to 7 awards will be made)
  • Deadlines:
    • January 16, 2018 for nominations
    • March 12, 2018 for applications
  • For tenured or tenure-track junior faculty pursuing research in the field of entrepreneurship. Doctoral degree awarded 1/1/13–12/31/16; exceptions for maternity/health issues. No self-nomination.

Keysight Technologies — Early Career Professor Award

  • $100,000 over two years
  • Deadline: January 8, 2017
  • For computer science or electrical engineering research enabling design, test or measurement capabilities in these areas:
    • transducers
    • integrated components
    • signal processing
    • measurement science
    • software and computing
    • system design, integration and workflow
  • Eligibility: Ph.D. completed after January 1, 2008



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Last Updated: 11/21/17