Eligible Organizations and Institutions

U.S.-based:

  • Public/State-Controlled Institutions of Higher Education
  • Private Institutions of Higher Education
  • Research Institutes
  • Hispanic-Serving Institutions with a primary mission of research
  • Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs)
  • Tribally Controlled Colleges and Universities (TCCUs)
  • Alaska Native- and Native Hawaiian-Serving Institutions with a primary mission of research
  • Nonprofits with 501(c)(3) IRS Status (Other than Institutions of Higher Education) with a primary mission of research
  • Nonprofits without 501(c)(3) IRS Status (Other than Institutions of Higher Education) with a primary mission of research
  • Small Businesses with a primary mission of research
  • For-Profit Organizations (Other than Small Businesses) with a primary mission of research
  • Regional Organizations with a primary mission of research

(U.S. Government Employees, Fellows, and Contractors are ineligible to apply.)