Engineering | Research Services

Faculty Resources


NSF CAREER Proposal Development Material 

2018 NSF CAREER Proposal Content (Blackboard)



Early Career Investigator

Early Career Grant Funding Opportunities

Brief descriptions and links to federal and non-profit entities providing funding for early career investigators.


Data Management Plan

ASU Guidance/Resources on Data Management Plans

ASU Data Storage and Backup

DMP Tool (E)

First-time users begin by setting up an account. On the Login page, search for ASU in the drop-down menu. Log in as you would usually do for your ASU account.

NIH Frequently Asked Questions on Data Sharing (€)


Proposal Resources

ASU Environmental Health and Safety (EHS)

NSF Data Management Plan

Generic/bio/CISE/engineering templates and links to important ASU data policies.

Intellectual Property 

Multiple PI Leadership Plan 

Management Plan (1) 

Management Plan (2) 

Postdoctoral Researcher Mentoring Plan 

NSF Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) 

Overview of ARPA-e 

Writing/Aligning Proposals 



Environmental Health & Safety (EHS)

New American University

Mission and Goals

Facts and Statistics 

SkySong Innovations

Diversity Programs & Resources

ASU Labs & Facilities 

ASU Core Facilities

University Office of Evaluation and Educational Effectiveness (UOEE)


Federal Funding Agencies

National Science Foundation (NSF)

NSF Website

Perspectives on Broader Impacts

National Alliance for Broader Impacts

Guidelines for Broader Impacts in NSF Proposals

NSF Merit Review Criteria

NSF Research Experience for Teachers (RET) 

NSF Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU)

NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP)


National Institutes of Health (NIH)

NIH Website

NIH Checklist

Types of Grant Programs

Forms and Applications

Table of Page Limits

Standard Due Dates for Completing Applications

Data Sharing Policy & Guidance

NIH Peer Review Process


Department of Defense

DOD Website

Office of Naval Research (ONR)

Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR) Funding Opportunities


The Defense Advanced Research Project Agency (DARPA)

DARPA Website 


Department of Energy (DOE)

DOE Website

DOE Offices

Funding at Energy


Advanced Research Project Agency – Energy (ARPA-e)

ARPA-e Website

Frequently Asked Questions