Supports fundamental research and education in all the non-medical fields of science and engineering.
Supports projects that promote the economic and social well-being of families, children, individuals, and communities.
Supports research to improve the quality, safety, efficiency, and effectiveness of health care for all Americans.
Supports research that is intended to produce knowledge that will offer solutions to specific development challenges including broad-based economic growth; environment; population, health and nutrition; democracy; and providing humanitarian assistance and aiding post-crisis transitions.
Provides funding to help promote health and quality of life by preventing and controlling disease, injury, and disability. Grants assist health-related and research organizations that contribute to CDC's mission through health information dissemination, preparedness, prevention, research, and surveillance.
Supports food and agriculture research, including biotechnology, genomics, pest management, biofuels, and childhood obesity.
Supports projects that foster economic growth and the creation of new American jobs to ensure sustainable economic opportunities.
Supports research on education from pre-school through higher education and adult education.
Supports research related to energy, including solid state lighting, smart grid, electric vehicles, and clean energy technologies.
Supports research to bring advanced technologies to the transportation systems and funds university transportation centers.
Supports projects to create jobs and advance global competitiveness.
Supports research that will improve the scientific basis for national environmental decisions.
Supports research on housing, urban issues and policy analysis.
Supports efforts to create strong libraries and museums that connect people to information and ideas. Executes three key functions: policy research, program evaluation and data collection.
Seeks to develop innovative technologies, knowledge, and infrastructures to support decisions for human exploration and to promote international and commercial participation in U.S. exploration efforts.
Supports artistic excellence, creativity, and innovation for the benefit of individuals and communities.
Provides funding to strengthen teaching and learning in schools and colleges, facilitate research and original scholarship, provide opportunities for lifelong learning, preserve and provide access to cultural and educational resources, and strengthen the institutional base of the humanities.
Provides grants for research, development and evaluation projects relating to criminal justice and forensic laboratory enhancement. Also funds research fellowships.
Supports research that increases our fundamental knowledge about the nature and behavior of living systems and the application of that knowledge to enhance health, lengthen life, and reduce the burdens of illness and disability.
Supports education and research on nuclear materials safety and other nuclear-related issues.
Supports academic, cultural and professional exchange and training programs.
Grants are awarded for innovative research and demonstrations, adding to existing knowledge and improve methods and techniques for managing, administering, and the effectiveness of SSA programs: