STaR Division: Science, Technology & Research at the West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission offers grant opportunities for scientific research and science education through the National Science Foundation’s Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) and the Research Challenge Fund.

In addition, STaR Division coordinates various federal agency grant programs for research infrastructure in West Virginia. All of the division’s grant programs are competitive, with awards based on scientific merit, peer review and potential for development.

If you would like to receive a weekly email about federal grant opportunities, click here. To access our archive of Requests for Proposals, click here

An “Invitation to Apply” must be requested on our application instructions page. If your registration is already complete, please proceed to the application system.  

Opportunity Grants Program
Request for Proposals

Open from July 1, 2022, until funding is exhausted. 
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Innovation Grant Program
Request for Proposals

Deadline: September 30, 2022 
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Instrumentation Grant Program
Request for Proposals
Deadline: September 30, 2022
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