OHSU Funding Alerts: Week of Dec. 19, 2019

Each week, OHSU Research Development compiles a list of funding opportunities from internal sources, the government, and private foundations. This is the newly revived list, which we’ll be publishing here every Thursday. A pdf of the list is also available.

Featured Opportunities
Multidisciplinary 
Friends of Doernbecher Grant Program
What: Funding to support clinical and research projects and programs at Doernbecher Children’s Hospital
Who should apply: Any employee of OHSU or Doernbecher proposing a pediatric-related research project or any program that impacts children’s health
Award: Up to $175,000/one year, though grants typically range from $20,000 to $75,000
Deadline: Feb. 14, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary Burroughs Wellcome Fund Postdoctoral Enrichment Program  
What: Supports career development activities for underrepresented minority biomedical or medical research postdoctoral fellows
Who should apply: Underrepresented minority postdocs within five years from their degree and no more than 36 months of postdoctoral research experience
Award: $60,000/three years
Deadline: Jan. 15, 2020
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Internal Opportunities

Cancer Cancer Early Detection Advanced Research Center nanoString Digital Spacial Profiler Project Award
What: Funds DSP-related reagent costs for studies on the DSP platform at OHSU for up to six months
Who should apply: All employees
Award: No minimum or maximum amount
Deadline: Jan. 1, 2020 

Multidisciplinary Oregon National Primate Research Center Pilot Grant Research Program
What: Funds activities related to the use of nonhuman primates for biomedical research or for studies enhancing NHP welfare or husbandry
Who should apply: ONPRC core scientists and non-core scientists working with a core scientist
Award: Up to $75,000/one year
Deadline: LOI due: Jan. 6, 2020; Full application due: Feb. 21, 2020

Multidisciplinary Oregon Partnership for Alzheimer’s Research Tax Checkoff Fund
What: Supports research to advance the understanding, treatment or prevention of Alzheimer’s in Oregon
Who should apply: Early-career investigators, especially ones new to Alzheimer’s research
Award: Up to $20,000/one year
Deadline: LOI due: Feb. 7, 2020, 5 p.m. PST; Full application due: April 21, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary Friends of Doernbecher Grant Program
What: Funding to support clinical and research projects and programs at Doernbecher Children’s Hospital
Who should apply: Any employee of OHSU or Doernbecher proposing a pediatric-related research project or any program that impacts children’s health
Award: Up to $175,000/one year, though grants typically range from $20,000 to $75,000
Deadline: Feb. 14, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Cancer Cancer Early Detection Advanced Research Center Full Project Award
What: Funds CEDAR-relevant cancer early detection work for up to 18 months
Who should apply: All employees
Award: No minimum or maximum amount
Deadline: Applications accepted anytime

Multidisciplinary OHSU School of Medicine Innovation Fund Pilot Program 
What: Subsidizes fees for use of OHSU research cores to develop pilot data for new grant applications
Who should apply: School of Medicine faculty
Award: Up to $5,000
Deadline: Applications accepted anytime

Limited Submission Opportunities

Cancer Limited Submission: NCI Biospecimen Bank to Support NCI Early-Phase and Experimental Clinical Trials (U24 Clinical Trials Not Allowed)
What: Continues building the biobanking infrastructure and operations for NCI-sponsored early-stage and experimental clinical trials
Who should apply: PIs who are pathologists or laboratory scientists with expertise in biospecimens and leadership experience in biospecimen banking in cancer clinical trials
Award: Up to $2 million/year
Deadline: Jan. 2, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Cancer NCI Pathway to Independence Award for Outstanding Early Stage Postdoctoral Researchers (K99/R00 Independent Clinical Trial Required and K99/R00 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What: Funding to facilitate a timely transition of recent postdoctoral fellows from their mentored research positions to independent, tenure-track or equivalent faculty positions. Applicants must choose to apply for clinical trial funding or non-clinical trial research
Who should apply: Postdoctoral fellows with research or clinical doctoral degrees who do not require an extended period of mentored research training beyond their degrees
Award: Up to $100,000/five years toward salary; up to $249,000/five years for R00 phase; and $30,000/five years for research development
Deadline: LOI due: Jan. 26, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Feb. 26, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Allergy and Infectious Disease NIAID Immune Tolerance Network (UM1 Clinical Trial Required)
What: Develops tolerogenic approaches for the treatment and prevention of disease in asthma and allergic diseases, autoimmune diseases and immune-mediated consequences of allotransplantation
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest tolerogenic approaches to allergies and immune diseases
Award: $27 million/seven years
Deadline: LOI due: Feb. 3, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 3, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Endocrinology NIDDK Type 1 Diabetes in Acute Pancreatitis Consortium – Clinical Centers (T1DAPC-CCs) (U01 Clinical Trial Optional)
What: Funds up to 10 Clinical Centers to conduct studies on diabetes mellitus, particularly Type 1 diabetes that occurs after or as a consequence of one or more episodes of acute pancreatitis
Who should apply: Anyone with the specific knowledge and capacity to head a diabetes mellitus clinical center
Award: No minimum or maximum amount for up to five years
Deadline: LOI due: Feb. 13, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 13, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Endocrinology NIDDK Type 1 Diabetes in Acute Pancreatitis Consortium – Data Coordinating Center (T1DAPC-DCC) (U01 Clinical Trial Optional)
What: Funds one data coordinating center to conduct studies on diabetes mellitus, particularly Type 1 diabetes that occurs after or as a consequence of one or more episodes of acute pancreatitis
Who should apply: Anyone with the specific knowledge and capacity to head a diabetes mellitus data coordinating center
Award: Up to $750,000/year for up to five years
Deadline: LOI due: Feb. 13, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 13, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Cardiology Vascular Cures Wylie Scholar Program
What: Provides three-year development grants for initial vascular research to enable future research funding
Who should apply: Early-career vascular surgeon-scientists
Award: $150,000/three years
Deadline: March 2, 2020

Neuroscience Multiple NIH Organizations Jointly Sponsored Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award Institutional Predoctoral Training Program in the Neurosciences (T32 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What: Supports broad research training in the neurosciences with a curriculum that provides a foundation in experimental design, statistical methodology and quantitative reasoning
Who should apply: Established investigators in a scientific area who want to conduct a training program in that area
Award: No minimum or maximum amount for up to five years
Deadline: LOI due: April 26, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: May 26, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Merit Prizes and Awards

Cancer  AACR-St. Baldrick’s Foundation Award for Outstanding Achievement in Pediatric Cancer Research
What: Recognizes an individual in any sector who has significantly contributed to any aspect of pediatric cancer research
Who should apply: Pediatric cancer researchers with active research programs and a record of recent publications
Award: Honorarium and support to attend the AACR Annual Meeting 2020
Deadline: Dec. 31, 2019

Multidisciplinary NOSTER and Science Microbiome Prize
What: Rewards research by young investigators studying functional attributes of microbiota that have potential to increase understanding of health and disease
Who should apply: MDs and PhDs under 35 who received their degree in the last 10 years and performed microbiome research in the past three
Award: $25,000, a five-year subscription to Science and winning essay published in Science
Deadline: Jan. 24, 2020

Multidisciplinary Albert and Mary Lasker Foundation 2020 Lasker Medical Research Awards
What: The award honors individuals who have made significant contributions in basic or clinical research. Awards are given out for basic and clinical medical research and special achievement in medical science
Who should apply: Nominate anyone who you feel has made a significant contribution to medical research
Award: $250,000
Deadline: Feb. 3, 2020

Biomedical Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator Program
What: Awardees will become employees of HHMI on a seven-year renewable term and receive financial support for research and access to capital equipment funds. HHMI focuses on biomedical research areas
Who should apply: Tenure or tenure-track faculty with between five and 15 years of professional experience and at least three years of PI experience on at least one active research grant as of April 1, 2020
Award: HHMI-provided salary and benefits
Deadline: March 18, 2020, noon PST

Private Opportunities

Psychology American Psychological Foundation Walter Katkovsky Research Grant
What: Funds research combining psychotherapy with a psychoactive substance where the substance is an adjunct to the psychotherapy and not the primary intervention
Who should apply: Psychologists with up to 12 years of post-doctoral experience
Award: Up to $20,000/one year
Deadline: Jan. 1, 2020

Multidisciplinary Progeria Research Foundation Research Grant
What: Funds Progeria research that is either about gene and cell therapy treatments, assessments of disease history or projects to lead to clinical treatment trials
Who should apply: Faculty with a research interest in Progeria
Award: Up to $150,000/up to two years
Deadline: LOI due: Jan. 2, 2020; Application due: April 1, 2020

Psychology American Psychological Foundation Congressional Fellowship
What: Provides psychologists with a public policy learning experience aiming to contribute to the more effective use of psychological knowledge in government 
Who should apply: APA-member psychologists with a psychology doctorate
Award: Up to $90,000/one year
Deadline: Jan. 5, 2020, 11:59 p.m. (time zone not specified)

Urology Polycystic Kidney Disease Foundation Research Grants
What: Supports basic, translational and clinical research that will benefit patients with autosomal recessive and autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease
Who should apply:
Faculty with a research interest in ARPKD and ADPKD
Award:
Up to $160,000/two years; option of up to $240,000/three years for Young Investigator Award if qualified
Deadline: Jan. 6, 2020

Multidisciplinary DKMS John Hansen Research Grant
What:
Supports research on issues in blood cancer and hematopoietic transplantation including transplant immunology, stem cell donation, cell manufacturing and diagnostic and therapeutic strategies
Who should apply:
Anyone with a doctoral degree that is within the past eight years and relevant to the scope of the award
Award:
Up to $270,000/three years
Deadline: Jan. 7, 2020, 3 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary Klingenstein Third Generation Foundation Addressing Access to Care
What: Supports development of new approaches or expansion of existing models to train professional and paraprofessional treatment providers in the provision of youth mental health services
Who should apply:
Anyone with a research interest in mental health providers for youth and enough pilot data to expand into a project 
Award:
$100,000/two years
Deadline: Jan. 10, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PST

Orthopaedics Orthopaedic Trauma Association OTA/AOTNA Joint Research Grant
What: Supports clinical or basic research related to musculoskeletal infection (excluding antibiotic delivery research) that advances clinical patient centered outcomes
Who should apply:
PIs and co-PIs with memberships in OTA, AO or both. Membership from both organizations must be represented
Award:
Up to $100,000/up to two years
Deadline: Jan. 13, 2020

Orthopaedics Orthopaedic Trauma Association Resident Research Grant
What: Supports basic or clinical trauma research that advances the treatment and prevention of musculoskeletal injury
Who should apply:
Orthopaedic residents who are OTA members or whose co-PIs are OTA members
Award:
Up to $20,000/one year
Deadline: Jan. 13, 2020

Multidisciplinary Burroughs Wellcome Fund Postdoctoral Enrichment Program
What: Supports career development activities for underrepresented minority biomedical or medical research postdoctoral fellows
Who should apply:
Underrepresented minority postdocs within five years from their degree and no more than 36 months of postdoctoral research experience
Award: $60,000/three years
Deadline: Jan. 15, 2020

This organization is on the
President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Neurology Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation Drug Development Program
What: Supports Alzheimer’s and related disease therapeutics that build preclinical evidence in animal models and advance lead molecules to the clinical candidate selection stage
Who should apply:
Anyone with a research interest in Alzheimer’s drug development 
Award:
Up to $600,000/one year
Deadline: LOI due: Jan. 17, 2020, 2 p.m. PST

This organization is on the
President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Multidisciplinary American College of Sports Medicine NASA Space Physiology Research Grant
What: Supports doctoral student research in exercise, weightlessness and musculoskeletal physiology
Who should apply:
Full-time doctoral students 
Award:
Up to $5,306/one year
Deadline: Jan. 17, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary Glenn Foundation for Medical Research and American Federation for Aging Research Postdoctoral Fellowships in Aging Research
What: Funding to further the careers of postdoctoral fellows who are conducting research in the basic biology of aging and translating advances in basic research from the laboratory to the clinic
Who should apply:
Postdoctoral fellows as of July 1, 2020
Award:
$60,000/one year
Deadline: LOI due: Jan. 22, 2020, 2 p.m. PST; Application due: mid-May 2020

Multidisciplinary American Institute for Cancer Research Investigator-Initiated Research Grant Program
What: Supports research addressing the effects of diet, nutrition, body composition and physical activity on cancer risk and outcomes
Who should apply:
Assistant professors or higher  
Award:
Up to $150,000/two years plus 10 percent for indirect costs
Deadline: LOI due: Jan. 24, 2020; Application due: May 15, 2020

Rheumatology Pfizer Rheumatology Competitive Grant Program
What: Funds clinical and basic science research on the pathogenesis and treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis and/or ankylosing spondylarthrosis
Who should apply:
Anyone with a medical or postdoctoral degree, advanced nursing degree or a degree in pharmacy, physiotherapy or social work
Award:
Up to $150,000/duration not specified
Deadline: Jan. 27, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PST

Psychology American Psychological Foundation Diane J. Willis Early Career Award
What: Funding for a young psychologist who is helping to inform, advocate for and improve the mental health and well-being of children and families with a focus on policy
Who should apply:
Psychologists with an EdD, PsyD, or PhD they received within the last 10 years
Award: $2,000/one year
Deadline: Jan. 31, 2020

Multidisciplinary Herb Society of America Research Grant
What: Funds research of the horticultural, scientific and social use of herbs throughout history and define an herb as historically useful for medicine
Who should apply:
Anyone with a research interest in medicinal herbs
Award:
$5,000/one year
Deadline: Jan. 31, 2020

Multidisciplinary American College Health Foundation College Well-Being Award
What: Funds institutions of higher education to create or improve underlying campus infrastructure to increase student well-being
Who should apply: ACHA-member campus health professionals
Award: Up to $3,500/one year
Deadline: Feb 1, 2020

Multidisciplinary Chan Zuckerberg Initiative Essential Open Source Software for Science, Cycle 2
What: Supports open source software projects that are essential to biomedical research, have already demonstrated impact, and can show potential for continued improvement
Who should apply:
Anyone with a biomedical research project and an interest in open source software
Award:
Between $50,000 and $250,000/one year
Deadline: Feb. 4, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Cancer Johnson & Johnson Nurses Innovate QuickFire Challenge in Oncology 
What:
Funds ideas aimed at improving oncology care including but not limited to prevention, early detection, treatment and care for cancer survivors
Who should apply:
Practicing and retired oncology nurses
Award:
Up to $100,000; duration not specified
Deadline: Feb. 7, 2020, 11:59 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary Danone North America Gut Microbiome, Yogurt and Probiotics Fellowship Grant
What: Funds research that explores the gut microbiome, probiotics and yogurt to better understand how they support and maintain human health and wellness
Who should apply: Graduate students with a research interest in the microbiome and probiotics
Award: $25,000/one year
Deadline: Feb. 14, 2020

Neurology International Progressive MS Alliance Challenges in Progressive MS Award
What:
Supports research focused on the mechanisms underlying progressive MS that challenges traditional approaches used to investigate mechanisms of progressive MS
Who should apply:
Basic, clinical or rehabilitation research scientists with a research interest in MS
Award:
$83,630/one year
Deadline: LOI due: Feb. 2020; Application due: May 2020

Multidisciplinary McKnight Foundation Neurobiology of Brain Disorders Award
What: Funding to assist scientists working to apply the knowledge achieved through basic research to human brain disorders
Who should apply:
Full-time assistant professors, associate professors and professors
Award: $300,000/three years
Deadline: LOI due: March 2, 2020; Application due: Sep. 7, 2020

Autism Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative Bridge to Independence Award
What: Facilitates early-career autism research scientists transition to research independence and provides grant funding at the start of their professorships
Who should apply:
Post-doctoral students with no more than six years from their last degree in mentored training positions and seeking a tenure-track position
Award:
Up to $495,000/three years
Deadline:
March 2, 2020, 2 p.m. PST
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Federal Opportunities

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations Clinical Trials Development for Co-Occurring Conditions in Individuals with Down syndrome: Phased Awards for INCLUDE (R61/R33 Clinical Trial Required)
What: Supports development of clinical trials to treat critical and co-occurring health conditions in individuals with Down syndrome
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in Down syndrome
Award: No minimum or maximum amount for up to five years
Deadline: LOI due: Jan. 14, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Feb. 14, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations INvestigation of Co-occurring conditions across the Lifespan to Understand Down syndromE (INCLUDE) Clinical Trial Readiness (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What: Supports clinical projects that address critical needs for clinical trial readiness in Down syndrome
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in Down syndrome
Award: Up to $275,000/two years
Deadline: LOI due: Jan. 14, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Feb. 14, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations Transformative Research Award for the INCLUDE (Investigation of Co-occurring Conditions across the Lifespan to Understand Down syndrome) Project (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What: Supports individual scientists or groups of scientists proposing Down syndrome research that could create new scientific paradigms, establish new and improved clinical approaches or develop transformative technologies
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in Down syndrome
Award: No minimum or maximum amount for up to five years
Deadline: LOI due: Jan. 14, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Feb. 14, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations Small Research Grants for Analyses of Down Syndrome-related Research Data for the INCLUDE Project (R03 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What: Supports small research projects focused on analyses of genomics and other -omics datasets related to Down syndrome research
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in Down syndrome
Award: Up to $100,000/up to two years
Deadline: LOI due: Jan. 14, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Feb. 14, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations Development of the INCLUDE (Investigation of Co-occurring Conditions across the Lifespan to Understand Down syndromE) Project Data Coordinating Center (U2C)
What: Supports the development of the Data Coordinating Center for the INCLUDE project
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in Down syndrome
Award: Up to $12.5 million/five years
Deadline: LOI due: Jan. 14, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Feb. 14, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Allergy and Infectious Disease NIAID Investigator Initiated Program Project Applications (P01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What: Supports programs focusing on NIAID-relevant areas with two related research projects that share a common focus and/or overall objective and an administrative core
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in NIAID-related topics
Award: No minimum or maximum amount for up to five years
Deadline: Jan. 24, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations Notice of Special Interest: Research on the Health of Women of Understudied, Underrepresented and Underreported (U3) Populations (Admin Supp Clinical Trial Optional)
What: Supports research highlighting health disparities among women in the US who are underrepresented, understudied and underreported in biomedical research
Who should apply: PIs of certain NIH grants (listed in announcement) with at least 16 months remaining in the grant period
Award: Up to $140,000/up to one year
Deadline: Jan. 28, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations Notice of Special Interest: Administrative Supplements for Research on Sex/Gender Influences (Admin Supp Clinical Trial Optional)
What: Supports research highlighting the impact of sex and gender influences in human health and illness
Who should apply: PIs of certain NIH grants (listed in announcement) with at least 16 months remaining in the grant period
Award: Up to $100,000/up to one year
Deadline: Jan. 31, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NCCIH Notice of Special Interest: Exploring the Mechanisms Underlying Analgesic Properties of Minor Cannabinoids and Terpenes
What: Supports research grant applications to study minor cannabinoids and terpenes in the cannabis plant as it relates to pain and nociception
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in cannabinoids and terpenes
Award: Dependent upon grant one chooses to apply through
Deadline: Applies to due dates on or after February 5, 2020 through January 8, 2022

Dentistry NIDCR Predoctoral to Postdoctoral Transition Award for a Diverse Dental, Oral and Craniofacial Research Workforce (F99/K00 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What: Facilitates completion of graduate PhD or dual degree clinician scientist programs in the F99 phase and progression to mentored postdoctoral positions in dental, oral and craniofacial research in the K00 phase
Who should apply: PhD or equivalent students from groups underrepresented in science who will require no more than two years to complete their degree upon award receipt
Award: For F99 phase: Covers stipends, tuition and fees and institutional allowance; For K00 phase: Covers salaries and fringe benefits, research and career development support and indirect costs
Deadline: Feb. 12, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary  NIA Advanced-Stage Development and Utilization of Research Infrastructure for Interdisciplinary Aging Studies (R33 Clinical Trial Optional)
What: Supports advanced-stage development and utilization of research infrastructure to advance the science of aging in specific areas requiring interdisciplinary partnerships or collaborations
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in the aging process
Award: Up to $499,999/year for up to five years
Deadline: Feb. 16, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NIA Research Infrastructure Development for Interdisciplinary Aging Studies (R21/R33 – Clinical Trial Optional)
What: Funds the development of research infrastructure that will advance the science of aging in specific areas requiring
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in the aging process
Award: For R21 phase: Up to $275,000/up to two years; For R33 phase: Up to $500,000/up to three years
Deadline: Feb. 16, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Previously Published Opportunities

Private

December

Dentistry ‖ American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry Foundation Access to Care Grant Deadline: Dec. 20, 2019, 2 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary Children’s Tumor Foundation Drug Discovery Initiative Registered Report Award LOI due: Dec. 31, 2019, 2 p.m. PST; Application due: March 2, 2020, 2 p.m. PST

January

Neuroscience McKnight Foundation Scholar Awards Deadline: Jan. 1, 2020

Multidisciplinary Children’s Tumor Foundation Young Investigator Award LOI due: Jan. 3, 2020, 2 p.m. PST; Application due: March 6, 2020, 2 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary Greenwall Foundation Making a Difference in Real-World Bioethics Dilemmas LOI due: Jan. 6, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PST; Application due: March 9, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PST

Neurology National Multiple Sclerosis Society Effects of Aging on Multiple Sclerosis Pre-application due: Jan. 6, 2020; Full application due: Jan. 8, 2020

Multidisciplinary New York Academy of Medicine David E. Rogers Student Fellowship Award Deadline: Jan. 6, 2020

Multidisciplinary Doris Duke Charitable Foundation Physician Scientist Fellowship Deadline: Jan. 7, 2020, noon PST

Neurology Aligning Science Across Parkinson’s Collaborative Research Network Pre-application due: Jan. 8, 2020; Full application due: April 15, 2020

Neurology American Epilepsy Society Research and Training Fellowships for Clinicians Deadline: Jan. 8, 2020

Neurology American Epilepsy Society Postdoctoral Research Fellowships Deadline: Jan. 8, 2020

Neurology National Multiple Sclerosis Society Therapeutic Development Opportunities for Symptom Management in Multiple Sclerosis Pre-application due: Jan. 8, 2020; Full application due: Jan. 15, 2020

Urology American Urological Association Summer Medical Student Fellowship Deadline: Jan. 9, 2020, 2 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary Johnson & Johnson Diversity in Innovation QuickFire Challenge Deadline: Jan. 9, 2020

Multidisciplinary Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative 2020 Research Award Deadline: Jan. 10, 2020

Dermatology National Psoriasis Foundation Discovery Grant Deadline: Jan. 13, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Dermatology National Psoriasis Foundation Early Career Research Grant Deadline: Jan. 13, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Dermatology National Psoriasis Foundation Milestones to a Cure Grant Deadline: Jan. 13, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Dermatology National Psoriasis Foundation Psoriatic Disease Research Fellowships Deadline: Jan. 13, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Dermatology National Psoriasis Foundation Translational Research Grant Deadline: Jan. 13, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Orthopaedic  Orthopaedic Trauma Association OTA Member Full Research Grant Pre-proposal due: Jan. 13, 2020; Full application due: Mid June 2020

Pediatrics American Academy of Pediatrics Community Access to Child Health (CATCH) Planning and Implementation Grant Deadline: Jan. 15, 2020, 1 p.m. PST

Pediatrics American Academy of Pediatrics Community Access to Child Health (CATCH) Resident Grant Deadline: Jan. 15, 2020, 1 p.m. PST

Cancer Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network 2020 Research Innovation Award LOI due: Jan. 15, 2020, 2 p.m. PST; Application due: Not listed

Sports Medicine American College of Sports Medicine Research Endowment Deadline: Jan. 17, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PST

HIV/AIDS amfAR Target Grants To submit an LOI: Request login credentials by Jan. 17, 2020, noon PST; LOI due: Jan. 28, 2020, noon PST; Application due: April 17, 2020

Neurology Michael J. Fox Foundation Ken Griffin Alpha-synuclein Imaging Competition Deadline: Jan. 17, 2020

Dermatology National Psoriasis Foundation and Arthritis National Research Foundation Psoriatic Arthritis Research Grant Deadline: Jan. 17, 2020

Neurology Parkinson’s Foundation Clinical Research Award LOI due: Jan. 21, 2020; Application due: April 6, 2020

Multidisciplinary L’Oréal USA For Women in Science Fellowship Deadline: Jan. 31, 2020

February

Neurology International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society Movement Disorders School for Neurology Residents Deadline: Feb. 3, 2020

Obstetrics and Gynecology Society of Family Planning Research Fund Increasing Access to Medication Abortion in the US, Part II Deadline: Feb. 14, 2020

Chronic Pain Rita Allen Foundation Award in Pain Deadline: Feb. 19, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PST

March

MultidisciplinaryArnold and Mabel Beckman Foundation Instrumentation Grant for Advanced Light-Sheet Microscopy and Data Science Pre-proposal due: March 6, 2020, 5 p.m. PST; Full proposal due: Sep. 18, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Open

Multidisciplinary Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Evidence for Action: Investigator-Initiated Research to Build a Culture of Health Deadline: Open
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Federal

December

Multidisciplinary NIGMS Notice of Special Interest: Availability of Administrative Supplements to NIH Science Education Partnership Awards (SEPA) to Fund Participation in the NIH Pavilion at the 2020 USA Science & Engineering Festival (USASEF) Deadline: Dec. 19, 2019

Multidisciplinary CDC Commercial Fishing Occupational Safety Training Project Grants (T03) LOI due: Dec. 22, 2019 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Jan. 21, 2020

Multidisciplinary CDC Commercial Fishing Occupational Safety Research Cooperative Agreement (U01) LOI due: Dec. 22, 2019 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Jan. 21, 2020

Cardiovascular CDER Heart Failure Collaboratory (R18) Clinical Trials Optional LOI due: Dec. 22, 2019 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Jan. 22, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary FDA Local Food Producer Outreach, Education, and Training to Enhance Food Safety and FDA Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) Compliance (U01) Clinical Trial Not Allowed LOI due: Dec. 24, 2019 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Jan. 28, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PST

Allergy and Infectious Disease NIAID Resource-Related Research Projects (R24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Dec 25, 2019 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Jan. 25, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Mental Health NIMH Clinical High Risk for Psychosis Research Network (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Dec. 31, 2019 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Jan. 31, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Mental Health NIMH Clinical High Risk for Psychosis: Data Processing, Analysis, and Coordination Center (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Dec. 31, 2019 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Jan. 31, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

January

Neurology NIA Collaborative Network to Optimize Emergency Care of Older Adults with Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias (R61/R33 Clinical Trials Optional) LOI due: Jan. 3, 2020; Application due: Feb. 3, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NIA Innovations to Foster Healthy Longevity in Low-Income Settings (R03 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Jan. 3, 2020; Application due: Feb. 3, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NIAID, NIAMS, NIMH, NINDS and NCCIH Advancing Research for Tickborne Diseases Applies to due dates on or after Jan. 5, 2020 through Jan. 8, 2023

Dental NIDCR Prospective Observational or Biomarker Validation Study Cooperative Agreement (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)  LOI due: Jan. 5, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Feb. 5, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NCATS Ethical Issues in Translational Science Research (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Jan. 6, 2020; Application due: Feb. 6, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NIDDK Bioinformatics Interdisciplinary Predoctoral Fellowship in Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases (F31)  Deadline: Jan. 7, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NIDDK Bioinformatics Interdisciplinary Postdoctoral Fellowship in Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases (F32) Deadline: Jan. 7, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NIAID, NIMH and NICHD Getting To Zero: Understanding HIV Viral Suppression and Transmission in the United States (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Deadline: Jan. 7, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NIMH NIMH Instrumentation Program (S10 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Jan. 10, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Feb. 10, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NIMH, NIAAA and NIDA Identification, Validation, and Manipulation of Neural Circuits Related to Mental Illness and Alcohol and Substance Use Disorders in Non-human Primates (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Jan. 10, 2020; Application due: Feb. 10, 5 p.m. PST

Mental Health NIMH Career Enhancement Award to Advance Autism Services Research for Adults and Transition-Age Youth (K18 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Jan. 13, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Feb. 13, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NIGMS Maximizing Investigators’ Research Award (R35 – Clinical Trial Optional) Deadline: Jan. 17, 2020 by 5 p.m. PST

Pediatrics NICHD Archiving and Documenting Child Health and Human Development Data Sets (R03 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Jan. 16, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Feb. 16, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

CancerNCI Advanced Development and Validation of Emerging Biospecimen Science Technologies for Basic and Clinical Cancer Research (R33 Clinical Trials Not Allowed) LOI due: Jan. 21, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Feb. 21, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Cancer NCI Advanced Development and Validation of Emerging Molecular and Cellular Analysis Technologies for Basic and Clinical Cancer Research (R33 Clinical Trials Not Allowed) LOI due: Jan. 21, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Feb. 21, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Cancer NCI Innovative Biospecimen Science Technologies for Basic and Clinical Cancer Research (R21 Clinical Trials Not Allowed) LOI due: Jan. 21, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Feb. 21, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Cancer NCI Innovative Molecular and Cellular Analysis Technologies for Basic and Clinical Cancer Research (R21 Clinical Trials Not Allowed) LOI due: Jan. 21, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Feb. 21, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Mental Health NIMH Effectiveness of Implementing Sustainable Evidence-Based Mental Health Practices in Low-Resource Settings to Achieve Mental Health Equity for Traditionally Underserved Populations (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Jan. 24, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Feb. 24, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Mental Health NIMH Safety and Feasibility Trials for Rapid-Acting Interventions for Severe Suicide Risk (R01 Clinical Trial Required) LOI due: Jan. 26, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Feb. 26, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Mental Health NIMH Fine-Mapping Genome-Wide Associated Loci to Identify Proximate Causal Mechanisms of Serious Mental Illness (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Jan. 28, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Feb. 28, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations Notice of Special Interest: Administrative Supplements for Research on Sexual and Gender Minority (SGM) Populations (Admin Supp Clinical Trial Optional) Deadline: Jan. 31, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NIEHS Notice of Special Interest: Administrative Supplements for Summer Research Experiences for Students and Science Teachers Deadline: Jan. 31, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

February

Multidisciplinary NIH Common Fund 4DN Organization and Function in Human Health and Disease (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Feb. 2, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 2, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NIH Common Fund New Investigator Projects on 4DN Organization and Function in Human Health and Disease (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Feb. 2, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 2, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NIH Common Fund Tissue Mapping Centers for the Human BioMolecular Atlas Program (U54 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Feb. 2, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 3, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NIH Common Fund Transformative Technology Development for the Human BioMolecular Atlas Program (UG3/UH3 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Feb. 2, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 3, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary AHRQ Improving Quality of Care and Patient Outcomes During Care Transitions (R01) Deadline: Feb. 5, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Cancer NCI Program to Assess the Rigor and Reproducibility of Extracellular Vesicle-Derived Analytes for Cancer Detection (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: Feb. 5, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NICHD Notice of Special Interest: Understanding the Biology of Iodine Nutrition, Assessment, and Outcomes (R01, R21, R03, R43/R44, R41/R42) Deadline: Feb. 5, 2020

Multidisciplinary NICHHD Biophysical and Biomechanical Aspects of Embryonic Development (R01) Applies to due dates on or after February 5, 2020

Dental NIDCR Improving oral health and reducing disparities in adolescents (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed and R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: For R01: Feb. 5, 2020, 5 p.m. PST; For R21: Feb. 16, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Cancer  NCI Co-infection and Cancer (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed and R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) For R01 LOI due: Feb. 6, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 6, 2020, 5 p.m. PST; For R21 LOI due: Feb. 17, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 17, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Cancer NCI Notice of Modifications of PA-18-842 “Administrative Supplements to Support Cancer Disparity Collaborative Research” Deadline: Feb. 10, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NIH BRAIN Initiative Advanced Postdoctoral Career Transition Award to Promote Diversity (K99/R00 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: Feb. 10, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NIH BRAIN Initiative Advanced Postdoctoral Career Transition Award to Promote Diversity (K99/R00 Independent Clinical Trial Required) Deadline: Feb. 10, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NIMH Utilizing Invasive Recording and Stimulating Opportunities in Humans to Advance Neural Circuitry Understanding of Mental Health Disorders (R21 Clinical Trial Optional and R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Deadline: Feb. 10, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Mentored Career Development Awards to Foster the Careers of Investigators Pursuing Research Related to Down syndrome as Part of the INCLUDE Project Deadline: Feb. 12, 2020

Multidisciplinary NSF National Robotics Initiative 2.0: Ubiquitous Collaborative Robots (NRI-2.0) Deadline: Can be submitted between Feb. 12 to 26, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NIDA Step Up for Substance Use Disorders: A Drug Target Initiative for Scientists Engaged in Fundamental Research (U18 – Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: Feb. 13, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Biology NSF Semiconductor Synthetic Biology for Information Storage and Retrieval (SemiSynBio-II) Deadline: Can be submitted between Feb. 14, 2020 and March 16, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NICHD Biophysical and Biomechanical Aspects of Embryonic Development (R21) Applies to due dates on or after February 16, 2020

Multidisciplinary NICHD, NIAAA, NIDCR and NIEHS Small Research Grants for Establishing Basic Science-Clinical Collaborations to Understand Structural Birth Defects (R03 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: Feb. 16, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NIH Common Fund 4DN Centers for Data Integration, Modeling and Visualization (UM1 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Feb. 17, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 17, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NIH Common Fund Real Time Chromatin Dynamics and Function (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Feb. 17, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 17, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NIH Common Fund Pilot Projects Enhancing Utility and Usage of Common Fund Data Sets (R03 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: Feb. 19, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NHLBI, NCI, NIAID, NIDA, NIEHS and NCATS Administrative and Revision Supplements to Expand Vaping Research and Understand EVALI Deadline: Feb. 27, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NICHD National Centers for Translational Research in Reproduction and Infertility (P50 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Feb. 29, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 31, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Pediatrics  NICHD Pediatric Critical Care Conferences (R13 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Feb. 29, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 31, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

March

Multidisciplinary NINDS and NIA Clinical Trials Planning for Symptomatic Vascular Contributions to Cognitive Impairment and Dementia (VCID) (R34 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: March 1, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 31, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations Notice of Special Interest: Alzheimer’s-focused administrative supplements for NIH grants that are not focused on Alzheimer’s disease Deadline: March 6, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Endocrinology NIDDK Clinical Trials to Test Artificial Pancreas Device Systems in Populations Challenging to Manage Type 1 Diabetes (T1D) (U01 Clinical Trial Required) LOI due: March 9, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: April 9, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary AHRQ Mentored Research Scientist Career Development Award (K01) Deadline: March 12, 2020, 5:00 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NIDCR Administrative Supplement for Collaborative Science Deadline: March 20, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations Emotional Well-Being: High-Priority Research Networks (U24, Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: March 22, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: April 22, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NCMRR Early Career Research Award (R03 Clinical Trial Optional) Deadline: March 30, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

April

Multidisciplinary NHLBI Stimulating T4 Implementation Research to Optimize Integration of Proven-effective Interventions for Heart, Lung, and Blood Diseases and Sleep Disorders into Practice (STIMULATE-2) (R61/R33 Clinical Trial Required) LOI due: April 1, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: May 1, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Fellowship Awards to Support Training in Research Related to Down Syndrome as Part of the INCLUDE Project Deadline: April 8, 2020

May

Infectious Disease NIAID Transgender People: Immunity, Prevention, and Treatment of HIV and STIs (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: May 11, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NIDDK The Physiology of the Weight Reduced State Data Coordinating Center (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed and UG3/UH3 Clinical Trial Required) LOI due: May 11, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: June 11, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NHGRI Administrative supplements for short-term research career enhancement in genomics for experienced investigators Deadline: May 15, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Spring

Multidisciplinary NIGMS Notice of Intent to Publish a Funding Opportunity Announcement for Collaborative Program Grant for Multidisciplinary Teams (RM1 – Clinical Trial Optional) Deadline: Spring 2020

June

Multidisciplinary NIAAA Neurobehavioral Mechanisms of Social Isolation and Alcohol Use Disorder Applies to due dates on or after June 5, 2020 through Sep. 8, 2022

July

Multidisciplinary NSF Faculty Early Career Development Program (CAREER) Deadline: July 27, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Open

Biology National Science Foundation Cellular and Biochemical Engineering Applications accepted anytime

Biology National Science Foundation Biophotonics Applications accepted anytime

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