OHSU Funding Alerts: Week of Feb. 6, 2020

Each week, OHSU Research Development compiles a list of funding opportunities from internal sources, the government, and private foundations. We publish the list here every Thursday. A pdf of the list is also available.

Featured Opportunities
Cancer 
V Foundation V Clinical Scholar Program
What: Supports the careers of clinicians who will develop programs of clinical trials that are sequential and based on hypothesis driven research
Who should apply: Assistant professors who have held their position for at least three years, led clinical trials and have an oncology related background
Award: $200,000/two years
Deadline: Internal submission due: March 6, 2020; Nomination due: March 16, 2020; Application due: April 15, 2020, 2 p.m. PST
Apply through the limited submissions portal
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Cancer V Foundation V Scholar Cancer Research Grant
What: Supports tenure track faculty early in their adult cancer research by funding a variety of projects, from laboratory based fundamental to bench to bedside research
Who should apply: Tenure track faculty who have at least two years postdoctoral training and have not yet been promoted to associate professor positions
Award: $200,000/two years
Deadline: Internal submission due: March 19, 2020; Nomination due: April 2, 2020; Application due: May 6, 2020, 2 p.m. PST
Apply through the limited submissions portal
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Internal Opportunities

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

Multidisciplinary ‖ OHSU Foundation Collins Medical Trust
What: Provides seed funding for early career investigators for projects the Trust determines likely to be eligible for NIH or other substantial funding in the future
Who should apply:
Early career researchers who can clearly show support from their mentor(s)
Award:
Up to $30,000/one year
Deadline: Notice of intent due: Feb. 14, 2020 (Completion of the Notice of Intent form is required); Full application due: May 1, 2020

Multidisciplinary ‖ OCTRI Biomedical Innovation Program (BIP) Digital Health track
What: Funding to support ideas that use digital technology to improve healthcare delivery or advance biomedical research with the potential to commercialize, achieve cost savings, improve research efficiency or improve patient care quality and/or reduce provider burnout  
Who should apply:
Any employee or student of OHSU; non-faculty applicants must submit written approval from their supervisor or department head
Award:
Up to $30,000/six months
Deadline: LOI due: Feb. 20, 2020; Full application due: April 7, 2020

Multidisciplinary ‖ School of Medicine Physician-Scientist Transitional Support Award
What: Transitional and new appointment/recruitment support awards to support OHSU physician scientists as they coming to the end of a national or independent career development award
Who should apply:
Physician-scientists in the final stages or who have just ended a career development award and likely to obtain an R01 while receiving this award
Award:
$50,000 per year/up to two years
Deadline: March 10, 2020, 5 p.m. PST
Apply through the CAP

Cancer CEDAR 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 to the model systems focus area received by April 1, 2020 will be prioritized, but applications accepted anytime

Multidisciplinary ‖ OCTRI OSLER TL1 Predoctoral and Postdoctoral Mentored Career Development Opportunity
What: Supports training and career development in clinical and translational research through a TL1 grant similar to an NIH NRSA T32 grant
Who should apply:
Students currently in professional training, PhD graduate students, and postdoctoral clinical and research fellows from OHSU, PSU, UO and OSU
Award:
Monthly stipend, partial tuition and fee support, didactic coursework, journal clubs and mentored training
Deadline: April 1, 2020

Cancer ‖ CEDAR NIH Catalyst Funding
What: Funding designed to help scientists pursuing CEDAR relevant research address reviewer concerns and resubmit their proposals to the National Institutes of Health
Who should apply:
Applicants to NIH awards who received a score but were not funded
Award:
Up to $250,000/one year
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

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: Internal submission due: Feb. 14, 2020; Application due: March 2, 2020
Apply through the limited submissions portal

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: Internal submission due: Feb. 28, 2020; LOI due: April 26, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: May 26, 2020, 5 p.m. PST
Apply through the limited submissions portal 

New this week! Cancer ‖ V Foundation V Clinical Scholar Program
What: Supports the careers of clinicians who will develop programs of clinical trials that are sequential and based on hypothesis driven research
Who should apply:
Assistant professors who have held their position for at least three years, led clinical trials and have an oncology related background
Award:
$200,000/two years
Deadline: Internal submission due: March 6, 2020; Nomination due: March 16, 2020; Application due: April 15, 2020, 2 p.m. PST
Apply through the limited submissions portal
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying 

Multidisciplinary ‖ NCI, NIA and NIDDK Limited Competition for the Continuation of the Diabetes Prevention Program Outcomes Study (DPPOS) Biostatistics Research Center (BRC) (Collaborative U01 Clinical Trial Required)
What: Supports the existing DPPOS BRC to allow the DPPOS cohort to continue to explore contributors to the development of multiple chronic conditions including cognitive impairment, cancer and diabetes vascular complications
Who should apply:
Teams of experts across research sites
Award:
No minimum or maximum amount/up to one year
Deadline: Internal submission due: March 11, 2020; LOI due: March 22, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: April 22, 2020, 5 p.m. PST
Apply through the limited submissions portal

Multidisciplinary ‖ NCI, NIA and NIDDK Limited Competition for the Continuation of the Diabetes Prevention Program Outcomes Study (DPPOS) Clinical Centers (Collaborative U01 Clinical Trial Required)
What: Supports the existing DPPOS clinical centers to allow the DPPOS cohort to continue to explore contributors to the development of multiple chronic conditions including cognitive impairment, cancer and diabetes vascular complications
Who should apply:
Teams of experts across research sites
Award:
No minimum or maximum amount/up to one year
Deadline: Internal submission due: March 11, 2020; LOI due: March 22, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: April 22, 2020, 5 p.m. PST
Apply through the limited submissions portal

New this week! Cancer ‖ V Foundation V Scholar Cancer Research Grant
What: Supports tenure track faculty early in their adult cancer research by funding a variety of projects, from laboratory based fundamental to bench to bedside research
Who should apply:
Tenure track faculty who have at least two years postdoctoral training and have not yet been promoted to associate professor positions
Award:
$200,000/two years
Deadline: Internal submission due: March 19, 2020; Nomination due: April 2, 2020; Application due: May 6, 2020, 2 p.m. PST
Apply through the limited submissions portal
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying 

New this week! Environmental Health ‖ NIEHS Environmental Health Sciences Core Centers (EHSCC) (P30 Clinical Trial Optional)
What: Funding for an environmental health research hub that will provide research infrastructure, shared facilities, services and resources to groups of environmental health sciences investigators
Who should apply: Anyone with the desire and skills necessary to run an environmental health center
Award: Up to $3.4 million/up to four years
Deadline: Internal submission due: April 8, 2020; LOI due: April 18, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: May 18, 2020, 5 p.m. PST
Apply through the limited submissions portal

New this week! Multidisciplinary ‖ NIGMS Collaborative Program Grant for Multidisciplinary Teams (RM1 – Clinical Trial Optional)
What: Supports integrated research teams to address ambitious and challenging research questions that are important for the NIGMS’s mission and are beyond the scope of one or two investigators
Who should apply:
Teams of a minimum of three and maximum of six PIs who all have an appointment at a domestic institution
Award:
Up to $7.5 million, although budgets of $700,000 to $900,000 per year are expected/up to five years
Deadline: Internal submission due: April 17, 2020; LOI due: April 27, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: May 27, 2020, 5 p.m. PST
Apply through the limited submissions portal

New this week! Multidisciplinary ‖ NIAID Childhood Asthma in Urban Settings – Clinical Research Centers (U01 Clinical Trial Optional)
What: Funding to establish clinical research centers that will conduct both network wide and site specific clinical studies and trials to develop asthma treatment or prevention approaches for children living in low income urban areas
Who should apply:
Anyone with a research interest in pediatric asthma treatment and prevention
Award:
Up to $300,000/seven years
Deadline: Internal submission due: May 5, 2020; LOI due: May 19, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: June 19, 2020, 5 p.m. PST
Apply through the limited submissions portal

New this week! Multidisciplinary ‖ NIAID Childhood Asthma in Urban Settings Clinical Research Network- Leadership Center (UM1 Clinical Trial Required)
What: Funding to establish a research network leadership center that will provide the overall scientific strategy and organizational structure to the Childhood Asthma in Urban Settings’ clinical research centers
Who should apply:
Anyone with a research interest in pediatric asthma treatment and prevention and a desire to direct a research network
Award:
Up to $4.3 million/seven years
Deadline: Internal submission due: May 5, 2020; LOI due: May 19, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: June 19, 2020, 5 p.m. PST
Apply through the limited submissions portal

Merit Prizes and Awards

Endocrinology Lymphatic Education & Research Network Career Achievement Award
What: Recognizes individuals who have made a significant contribution to the promotion and support of lymphatic research and/or finding treatments and cures for lymphatic diseases, lymphedema, lipedema and related disorders
Who should apply: Lymphatic researchers with less than 20 years of experience
Award: Not listed
Deadline: Feb. 7, 2020

Endocrinology Lymphatic Education & Research Network Lifetime Achievement Award
What: Recognizes individuals who have made a significant contribution to the promotion and support of lymphatic research and/or finding treatments and cures for lymphatic diseases, lymphedema, lipedema and related disorders
Who should apply: Lymphatic researchers with more than 20 years of experience
Award: Not listed
Deadline: Feb. 7, 2020

New this week! Urology ‖ American Urological Association Basic Sciences Symposium Travel Awards
What: Funds to assist with travel and lodging costs for attending the AUA’s symposium, titled “Novel Technologies for Benign Urology Research”
Who should apply:
Students, trainees and early career investigators within ten years of their residency or postdoctoral training
Award:
Minimum $400, maximum $1,200
Deadline: March 9, 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

Cancer Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation Basic Research Grant
What: Funding to support basic science, translational and clinical pediatric cancer research initiatives
Who should apply:
Anyone with a research interest in broad pediatric cancer projects
Award:
Up to $250,000 a year/duration not specified
Deadline: LOI due: March 1, 2020; Application due: May 31, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Cancer Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation Emerging Investigator Fellowship Grant
What: Funding to support new research protocols and therapies with potential for improved outcomes and that accelerates cures for high-risk pediatric cancers
Who should apply:
Anyone with a research interest in pediatric cancer, especially multi-institutional teams proposing clinical trials or consortia
Award:
Up to $100,000 a year/duration not specified
Deadline: LOI due: March 1, 2020 Application due: May 31, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Cancer Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation Translational Research Grant
What: Supports postdoctoral fellowships and clinical investigator training for emerging pediatric cancer researchers to pursue research ideas
Who should apply:
Fellows who have completed at least two years of their fellowships and junior faculty and assistant professors within the first two years of their positions
Award:
Up to $50,000 a year/duration not specified
Deadline: LOI due: March 1, 2020 Application due: May 31, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Nursing Rita & Alex Hillman Foundation Hillman Innovations in Care Program
What: Supports nursing based projects that focus on improving the healthcare of vulnerable populations that encounter barriers to accessing quality healthcare
Who should apply:
Anyone with a research interest in improving healthcare access to marginalized groups
Award:
Up to $600,000/three years
Deadline: March 2, 2020
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Multidisciplinary Sigma Xi Grants in Aid of Research
What: Small grants for graduate students that aim to encourage close working relationships between students and mentors
Who should apply: Graduate students in need of travel funds or funding for equipment
Award: Up to $1,000 for most scientific areas and up to $2,500 for vision related research/one year
Deadline: March 15, 2020

Neurology Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation Quality of Life Grant Tier 1
What: Funds research that addresses the needs of people living with paralysis caused by spinal cord and other injuries, diseases or birth conditions, with Tier 1 funding focused on broadly-focused projects
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in paralysis and quality of life. Specifically intended for 501(c)(3) status
Award: $25,000/one year with possibility for renewal
Deadline: March 16, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PST

Neurology Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation Quality of Life Grant Tier 2
What: Funds research that addresses the needs of people living with paralysis caused by spinal cord and other injuries, diseases or birth conditions, with Tier 2 funding focused on transportation, respite and disaster preparedness
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in paralysis and quality of life. Specifically intended for 501(c)(3) status
Award: $30,000/one year with possibility for renewal
Deadline: March 16, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PST

Neurology Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation Quality of Life Grant Tier 3
What: Funds research that addresses the needs of people living with paralysis caused by spinal cord and other injuries, diseases or birth conditions, with Tier 3 funding focused on nursing home transition
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in paralysis and quality of life. Specifically intended for 501(c)(3) status
Award: $40,000/one year with possibility for renewal
Deadline: March 16, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PST

Neurology Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation Quality of Life Grant Tier 4
What: Funds research that addresses the needs of people living with paralysis caused by spinal cord and other injuries, diseases or birth conditions, with Tier 4 funding focused on employment
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in paralysis and quality of life. Specifically intended for 501(c)(3) status
Award: $50,000/one year with possibility for renewal
Deadline: March 16, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PST

Cancer Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation Damon Runyon Fellowship Award
What: Supports fellowships to pursue theoretical and experimental research relevant to the study of cancer and the search for cancer causes, mechanisms, therapies and prevention
Who should apply: Basic and physician-scientists who are within 18 months of their degrees, haven’t been in their sponsor’s labs for more than a year and be able to devote 80 to 100 percent of their time to the fellowship, depending on the level of support
Award: $177,900/four years
Deadline: March 16, 2020, 1 p.m. PST

Cancer Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation Damon Runyon-Sohn Pediatric Fellowship Award
What: Funding to basic research scientists and clinicians with the potential to impact the prevention, diagnosis or treatment of one or more pediatric cancers
Who should apply: Basic and physician-scientists who are within 18 months of their degrees, haven’t been in their sponsor’s labs for more than a year and be able to devote 80 to 100 percent of their time to the fellowship, depending on the level of support
Award: $177,900/four years
Deadline: March 16, 2020, 1 p.m. PST 
 

Federal Opportunities

Pharmaceuticals FDA CVM Cooperative Agreement for Data Collection on Antimicrobial Use in Dogs and Cats (UO1) Clinical Trials Not Allowed
What: Supports the collection of data on antimicrobial use in companion animals in order to provide information on use practices in those animals, specifically dogs and cats
Who should apply:
Anyone with a research interest in antimicrobial use practices
Award:
Up to $1 million/up to five years
Deadline: LOI due: April 1, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: May 1, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PST

Cancer NCI Program Project Applications (P01 Clinical Trial Optional)
What: Supports investigator-initiated program projects that address any of the broad areas of cancer research and consist of at least three research projects with a common central theme and an administrative core
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in cancer with at least three related research projects to propose
Award: No minimum or maximum/up to five years
Deadline: LOI due: April 25, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: May 25, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Neurology NIA Resource Networks for Protein Polymorphisms in Alzheimer’s Disease and its Related Dementias (AD/ADRD) (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What: Funding to establish several mis-folded protein polymorphisms resource networks to standardize and distribute seed, oligomers and fibrils to other investigators in order to clarify and improve the reproducibility of experiments in Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in protein polymorphisms and Alzheimer’s disease
Award: Up to $5 million/up to five years
Deadline: LOI due: May 17, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: June 17, 2020, 5 p.m. PST 
  

Previously Published Opportunities

Private

February

Multidisciplinary Emergency Medicine Foundation EMF/SAEMF Medical Student Research Grant Deadline: Feb. 7, 2020

Emergency Medicine Emergency Medicine Foundation Reducing Burnout Through Emergency Department Design Deadline: Feb. 7, 2020

Cancer Johnson & Johnson Nurses Innovate QuickFire Challenge in Oncology Deadline: Feb. 7, 2020, 11:59 p.m. PST

Orthopedics American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Research Grant Deadline: Feb. 8, 2020

Otolaryngology Hearing Health Foundation Emerging Research Grants Deadline: Feb. 10, 2020

Nephrology  National Kidney Foundation Young Investigator Grant Program Deadline: Feb. 10, 2020 

Multidisciplinary Organization for Autism Research Graduate Research Grant Competition Deadline: Feb. 10, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary Human Animal Bond Research Institute Addressing Evidence-Based Health Benefits of Human-Animal Interaction Deadline: Feb. 13, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary Danone North America Gut Microbiome, Yogurt and Probiotics Fellowship Grant Deadline: Feb. 14, 2020

Infectious Disease Johnson & Johnson Invisible Shield QuickFire Challenge Deadline: Feb. 14, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PST

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

Biomedical Southwest National Primate Research Center Pilot Research Grants LOI due: Feb. 14, 2020; Application due: April 10, 2020

Psychology American Psychological Foundation Dr. Christine Blasey-Ford Grant Deadline: Feb. 15, 2020

Psychology American Psychological Foundation Trauma Psychology Grant Deadline: Feb. 15, 2020

Neuroscience Esther A. & Joseph Klingenstein Fund and Simons Foundation Fellowship Awards in Neuroscience Deadline: Feb. 15, 2020, 8:59 p.m.

Infectious Disease Bay Area Lyme Foundation Emerging Leader Award Deadline: Feb. 17, 2020

Anesthesiology Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation Annual Investigator Initiated Research Grants LOI due: Feb. 18, 2020, 2 p.m. PST; Application due: Early August 2020

Neuroscience New York Stem Cell Foundation Neuroscience Investigator Awards Deadline: Feb. 19, 2020, 2 p.m. PST
This organization is on the
President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

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

Multidisciplinary Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Culture of Health Leaders Deadline: Feb. 19, 2020, noon PST
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Cardiology AstraZeneca HealthCare Foundation Connections for Cardiovascular Health Next Generation Deadline: Feb. 21, 2020, 2 p.m. PST  

Cancer LIVESTRONG Foundation Solution Grants LOI due: Feb. 21, 2020; Application due: April 13, 2020

Orthopedics Orthopedic Research and Education Foundation Impact of Regulatory Policies on the Patient-Physician Relationship Research Grant Deadline: Feb. 21, 2020, 8:59 p.m.

Multidisciplinary Orthopedic Research and Education Foundation OREF/Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation Research Grant Deadline: Feb. 21, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PST 

Orthopedics Orthopedic Research and Education Foundation Orthopedic Health Disparities Research Grant Deadline: Feb. 21, 2020, 8:59 p.m.

Cancer Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network 2020 Young Investigator Award and Patient-Centered Clinical Research YIA Deadline: Feb. 24, 2020, 2 p.m. PST

Nursing UC Davis Betty Irene School of Nursing Fellowships for Nurse Leaders and Innovators Deadline: Feb. 28, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

March

Psychology American Psychological Foundation Esther Katz Rosen Fund Grants Deadline: March 1, 2020

Psychology American Psychological Foundation F.J. McGuigan Early Career Investigator Research Grant on Understanding the Human Mind Deadline: March 1, 2020

Psychology American Psychological Foundation Wayne F. Placek Grant Deadline: March 1, 2020

Neurology Muscular Dystrophy Association Venture Philanthropy Program Deadline: March 1, 2020

Multidisciplinary Partnership for Clean Competition Fellowship Program Deadline: March 1, 2020

Multidisciplinary Partnership for Clean Competition Research Grants Deadline: March 1, 2020

Cardiology Society for Vascular Surgery Community Awareness and Prevention Project Grant Deadline: March 1, 2020

Neurology Aneurysm and AVM Foundation 2020 Cerebrovascular Research Grant Award Deadline: March 2, 2020

Massage Therapy Massage Therapy Foundation Research Support Grants Deadline: March 2, 2020, 9:59 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary McKnight Foundation Neurobiology of Brain Disorders Award LOI due: March 2, 2020; Application due: Sep. 7, 2020

Dermatology Melanoma Research Foundation Career Development Awards Deadline: March 2, 2020, 2 p.m. PST

Dermatology Melanoma Research Foundation Established Investigator Awards Deadline: March 2, 2020, 2 p.m. PST

Neurology  Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative Bridge to Independence Award Deadline: March 2, 2020, 2 p.m. PST
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

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

Multidisciplinary Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Deadline: March 11, 2020, noon PST
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Multidisciplinary Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health Policy Research Scholars Deadline: March 11, 2020, noon PST
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Multidisciplinary Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Interdisciplinary Research Leaders Deadline: March 11, 2020, noon PST
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Cancer Colorectal Cancer Alliance Health Disparities Research Grant Deadline: March 16, 2020, 11:59 p.m., time zone not specified

Cancer Colorectal Cancer Alliance Young-Onset Colorectal Cancer Research Grant Deadline: March 16, 2020, 11:59 p.m., time zone not specified

Pediatrics Thrasher Research Fund Early Career Awards Concept paper due: March 17, 2020, 11 a.m. PST; Proposal due: May 8, 2020, 11 a.m. PST

Urology Prostate Cancer Foundation Young Investigator Awards Deadline: March 23, 2020, noon PST (Submission portal goes live Jan. 31)

April

Urology Sexual Medicine Society of North America, Inc. SMSNA Pfizer Research Fellowship in Men’s Health Deadline: April 6, 2020

Neurology Angelman Syndrome Foundation Research Proposals Deadline: April 15, 2020

Urology Prostate Cancer Foundation 2020 Challenge Awards Deadline: April 17, 2020, noon PST

Neurology Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative Collaboration on Sex Differences in Autism LOI due: April 21, 2020; Application due: Aug. 21, 2020
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President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Neurology Michael J. Fox Foundation Biomarker and Endpoint Assessment to Track Parkinson’s Disease (BEAT-PD) Challenge Deadline: April 22, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Open

Multidisciplinary Partnership for Clean Competition Micro-Grants Program Deadline: Open

Multidisciplinary Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Evidence for Action: Investigator-Initiated Research to Build a Culture of Health Deadline: Open
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Federal

February

Multidisciplinary NCCIH Notice of Special Interest: Exploring the Mechanisms Underlying Analgesic Properties of Minor Cannabinoids and Terpenes Deadline: Applies to due dates on or after February 5, 2020 

Multidisciplinary NCI, NHGRI and NHLBI Notice of Special Interest: Development of Statistical, Population Genetics and Computational Methods Related to Polygenic Prediction of Health and Disease in Diverse Populations Deadline: Applies to due dates on or after Feb. 5, 2020

Hematology NHLBI Notice of Special Interest: Development of Functional Assay Sites to Evaluate Candidate -Omics Variants Associated with Heart, Lung, Blood, or Sleep Disease Deadline: Applies to due dates on or after Feb. 5, 2020

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

Addiction NIDA Notice of Special Interest: Biomarkers and Biotypes of Drug Addiction Deadline: Applies to due dates on or after Feb. 5, 2020

Addiction NIDA Notice of Special Interest: Modeling Social Contagion of Substance Use Epidemics Deadline: Applies to due dates on or after Feb. 5, 2020

Endocrinology NIDDK Notice of Special Interest: Addressing Health Disparities in NIDDK Diseases Deadline: Applies to due dates on or after Feb. 5, 2020

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 Instrumentation Program (S10 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Application due: 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 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) Application due: Feb. 10, 5 p.m. PST

Infectious Disease NIMH Novel Imaging Approaches for detection of Persistent HIV and Neuroimmune dysfunction associated with HIV In the Central Nervous System (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) and (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Feb. 11, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 11, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations Methods and Measurement in Research with Sexual and Gender Minority (SGM) Populations (R21- Clinical Trials Not Allowed) LOI due: Feb. 12, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 13, 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

Dentistry NIDCR Predoctoral to Postdoctoral Transition Award for a Diverse Dental, Oral and Craniofacial Research Workforce (F99/K00 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: Feb. 12, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

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

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

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) 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) 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) 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) 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) Application due: Feb. 14, 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 Multiple NIH Organizations Engineering Next-Generation Human Nervous System Microphysiological Systems (R21 Clinical Trials Not Allowed) Deadline: Feb. 16, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NIA Advanced-Stage Development and Utilization of Research Infrastructure for Interdisciplinary Aging Studies (R33 Clinical Trial Optional) Deadline: Feb. 16, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NIA Research Infrastructure Development for Interdisciplinary Aging Studies (R21/R33 – Clinical Trial Optional) Deadline: Feb. 16, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Biomedical and Bioengineering NIBIB Trailblazer Award for New and Early Stage Investigators (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) Deadline: Feb. 16, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Pediatrics NICHD Archiving and Documenting Child Health and Human Development Data Sets (R03 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Application due: Feb. 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

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

Pharmaceuticals CDER Center for Collaborative Research on Complex Generics (U18) Clinical Trials Optional LOI due: Feb. 17, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: April 13, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PST

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

Foodborne Illness FDA ORA Advancing Conformance with the Voluntary National Retail Food Regulatory Program Standards (VNRFRPS) (U18) Clinical Trials Not Allowed LOI due: Feb. 18, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 27, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PST

Neurology NINDS Accelerating Medicine Partnership in Parkinson’s disease (AMP PD) data use and analysis (U01 Clinical trials not allowed) LOI due: Feb. 18, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 18, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Cancer NCI Radiobiology of High Linear Energy Transfer (High LET) Exposure in Cancer Treatment (R01, Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Feb. 19, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 19, 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 AHRQ Improving Management of Opioids and Opioid Use Disorder in Older Adults (R18)  Deadline: Feb. 20, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NIAID, NICHD and NIMH Digital, Limited Interaction Trials and Epidemiology (D-LITE): Targeting HIV Incidence in the United States (U01 Clinical Trial Required) LOI due: Feb. 20, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 20, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NIH Common Fund MoTrPAc Phase 2 Animal Studies (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Feb. 20, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 20, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Biomedical NIH ORIP Animal and Biological Material Resource Centers (P40) (Clinical Trials Not-Allowed) Deadline: Feb. 20, 2020, 5 p.m. PST; subsequent due dates on May 27, 2020 and Sept. 28, 2020

Foodborne Illness FDA ORA Building an Integrated Laboratory System to Advance the Safety of Human and Animal Food (U18) Clinical Trial Not Allowed LOI due: Feb. 21, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 23, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PST

Cancer NCI Advanced Development and Validation of Emerging Biospecimen Science Technologies for Basic and Clinical Cancer Research (R33 Clinical Trials Not Allowed) Deadline: 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) Deadline: Feb. 21, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Cancer NCI Innovative Biospecimen Science Technologies for Basic and Clinical Cancer Research (R21 Clinical Trials Not Allowed) Deadline: 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) Deadline: Feb. 21, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations BRAIN Initiative: Biology and Biophysics of Neural Stimulation and Recording Technologies (R01 Clinical Trials Optional) LOI due: Feb. 24, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 24, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations HEAL Initiative: Pain Management Effectiveness Research Network: Clinical Trial Planning and Implementation Cooperative Agreement (UG3/UH3 Clinical Trial Required) LOI due: Feb. 24, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 24, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NHLBI and NIDA HEAL Initiative: Pharmacotherapies to Reverse Opioid Overdose Induced Respiratory Depression without Central Opioid Withdrawal (Target Validation and Candidate Therapeutic Development (R61/R33 – Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Feb. 24, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 24, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Pharmaceuticals NIDA Development of Medications to Prevent and Treat Opioid Use Disorders and Overdose (UG3/UH3) (Clinical Trial Optional) Deadline: Accepted on a rolling basis beginning Feb. 24 , 2020

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) Application due: Feb. 24, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Hematology NHLBI Secondary Analysis of Existing Datasets in Heart, Lung, and Blood Diseases and Sleep Disorders (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: Feb. 26, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NIAAA Medications Development for the Treatment of Alcohol Use Disorder (AUD) or Alcohol-Related Organ Damage (AROD), or the Combination of AUD and AROD (U01 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Feb. 26, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 26, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Enocrinology NIDDK Treating Diabetes Distress to Improve Glycemic Outcomes in Type 1 Diabetes (R01 Clinical Trial Required) LOI due: Feb. 26, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 26, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Mental Health NIMH Safety and Feasibility Trials for Rapid-Acting Interventions for Severe Suicide Risk (R01 Clinical Trial Required) Application due: Feb. 26, 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

Pharmaceuticals CDER Enhancing Regulatory Science for Advancing Pharmaceutical Quality and Manufacturing (U01) Clinical Trials Optional LOI due: Feb. 28, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: April 10, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PST

Allergy and Infectious Disease NIAID 2020 Omnibus Broad Agency Announcement HHS-NIH-NIAID-BAA2020-1 Deadline: Research area 002 proposals: Feb. 28, 2020, noon PST; All other research areas: April 9, 2020, noon PST

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

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations HEAL Initiative: Pragmatic and Implementation Studies for the Management of Pain to Reduce Opioid Prescribing (PRISM) (UG3/UH3, Clinical Trials Optional) LOI due: Feb. 29, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 30, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NICHD Developmental Mechanisms of Human Structural Birth Defects (P01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Feb. 29, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 31, 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 Multiple NIH Organizations Notice of Special Interest: Administrative Supplement for Research on Bioethical Issues (Admin Supp Clinical Trial Optional) Deadline: March 1, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NCI and NIMHD Mechanisms of Disparities in Chronic Liver Diseases and Cancer (R21- Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: March 1, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: April 1, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NIAID Novel Therapeutics Directed to Intracellular HIV Targets (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: March 1, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: April 1, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Urology NIDDK Urology Centers Program Interactions Core (U24 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 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

Rheumatology NIAMS Clinical Trial Planning Grant (R34) – Clinical Trial Not Allowed Three due dates: March 2, 2020; July 1, 2020; and Nov. 2, 2020, all 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NIH Common Fund 4DN Organization and Function in Human Health and Disease (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: 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) Deadline: March 2, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Genetics Multiple NIH Organizations Centers for Collaborative Research in Fragile X and FMR1-Associated Conditions (P50 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: March 3, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: April 3, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NIH Common Fund Tissue Mapping Centers for the Human BioMolecular Atlas Program (U54 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: 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) Deadline: March 3, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary CDER Transferring Harmonized Laboratory Data from Healthcare Institutions to Registries Using FHIR Protocol (U01) Clinical Trials Not Allowed Deadline: March 4, 2020, 8:59 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

Cancer NCI Notice of Special Interest: De-implementation of Ineffective or Low-value Clinical Practices along the Cancer Care Continuum Deadline: Applies to due dates on or after March 6, 2020

Multidisciplinary NIDDK Notice of Special Interest: Alzheimer’s-focused administrative supplements for NIH/NIDDK 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

Cancer CDMRP Breast Cancer Research Program Breakthrough Award Level 1 LOI due: March 12, 2020; Application due: March 26, 2020

Cancer CDMRP Breast Cancer Research Program Breakthrough Award Level 2 LOI due: March 12, 2020; Application due: March 26, 2020

Cancer CDMRP Breast Cancer Research Program Era of Hope Scholar Award LOI due: March 12, 2020; Application due: March 26, 2020

Cancer CDMRP Breast Cancer Research Program Breakthrough Award Level 3 Preproposal due: March 13, 2020; Invited application due: June 24, 2020

Cancer CDMRP Breast Cancer Research Program Breakthrough Award Level 4 Preproposal due: March 13, 2020; Invited application due: June 24, 2020

Cancer CDMRP Breast Cancer Research Program Innovator Award Preproposal due: March 13, 2020; Invited application due: June 24, 2020

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations HEAL Initiative: Back Pain Consortium Research Program Notice of Special Interest regarding the Availability of Urgent Competitive Revisions Deadline: March 13, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Cancer NCI HIV/AIDS and the Tumor Niche (U54 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: March 15, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: April 15, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Genetics NHGRI Mendelian Genomics Data Coordinating Center (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: March 16, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: April 15, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Genetics NHGRI Mendelian Genomics Research Centers (U01 – Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: March 16, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: April 15, 2020, 5 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

Biomedical NIH ORIP Pilot Centers for Precision Disease Modeling (U54)(Clinical Trials Not Allowed) Deadline: March 24, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Genetics NHGRI Genomic Community Resources (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: March 25, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: May 25, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Neurology DoD Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Research Program Clinical Development Award Pre-application due: March 27, 2020; Full application due: July 23, 2020

Neurology DoD Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Research Program Therapeutic Development Award Pre-application due: March 27, 2020; Full application due: July 23, 2020

Neurology DoD Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Research Program Therapeutic Idea Award Pre-application due: March 27, 2020; Full application due: July 23, 2020

Cancer NCI Research Answers to National Cancer Institute’s (NCI) Provocative Questions (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: March 30, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: April 30, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

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

Multidisciplinary NIH Common Fund Notice of Special Interest: Availability of Administrative Supplements to Accelerate Dissemination of Emerging Glycoscience Tools through Collaborations Between Developers and Early Adopters Deadline: March 31, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

April

Pharmaceuticals FDA CVM Conduct Studies to Establish More Targeted Durations of Use for Certain Approved Antimicrobial New Animal Drugs in Food Animals (U01) Clinical Trials Optional LOI due: April 1, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: May 1, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations Notice of Special Interest: Administrative Supplements to Promote and Expand into the Research and Development of Medical Countermeasures Against Chemical Threats Deadline: Three due dates: April 1, 2020; June 1, 2020; and Aug. 3, all 5 p.m. PST

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 

Infectious Disease NIAID Combating Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria (CARB) Interdisciplinary Research Units (U19 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: April 8, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: May 8, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NIDA, NIMH and NINR Notice of Intent to Publish a Funding Opportunity Announcement for Strengthening the Impact of Community Health Workers on the HIV Care Continuum in the US (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Deadline: Estimated to be April 23, 2020

Geriatrics NIA Development of Research Education Resources for Geriatrics-Related Translational and Clinical Scientists (R25 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: April 25, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: May 25, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Geriatrics NIA Harmonization of Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias (AD/ADRD) Genetic, Epidemiologic, and Clinical Data to Enhance Therapeutic Target Discovery (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: April 25, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: May 25, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Mental Health NIMH Mentoring Networks for Mental Health Research Education (R25 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: April 26, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: May 26, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Mental Health NIMH Research Education Programs for Psychiatry Residents (R25- Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: April 26, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: May 26, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Mental Health NIMH Short Courses for Mental Health Related Research (R25 -Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: April 26, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: May 26, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations Genomic Expert Curation Panels (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: April 27, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: May 27, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Mental Health NIMH Silvio O. Conte Centers for Basic Neuroscience or Translational Mental Health Research (P50 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: April 27, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: May 27, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

May

Multidisciplinary NCI and NIMHD Surgical Disparities Research (R01 – Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: May 5, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: June 5, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NCI Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Use of Biological “High” or “Medium” Priority AIDS Research on Non-AIDS-defining or AIDS-defining Cancers Deadline: Applies to due dates on or after May 7, 2020

Cancer NCI Advanced Development of Informatics Technologies for Cancer Research and Management (U24 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: May 9, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: June 9, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Cancer NCI Development of Innovative Informatics Methods and Algorithms for Cancer Research and Management (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: May 9, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: June 9, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Cancer NCI Early-Stage Development of Informatics Technologies for Cancer Research and Management (U01 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: May 9, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: June 9, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Cancer NCI Sustained Support for Informatics Technologies for Cancer Research and Management (U24 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: May 9, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: June 9, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

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 Multiple NIH Organizations Notices of Special Interest for the INCLUDE (INvestigation of Co-occurring conditions across the Lifespan to Understand Down syndromE) Project: Development of Animal Models of Down Syndrome and Related Biological Materials; Administrative Supplements to NCATS CTSA Program KL2 Institutional Career Development Awards; Competitive Supplements/Revisions (R01); Administrative Supplements; and NIH Research Project Grants on Down Syndrome (R01) Deadline: Dependent upon which grant is chosen

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

Addiction NIDA Notice of Special Interest: Preclinical and Clinical Studies of the Interactions of Opioids and Stimulants Deadline: Applies to due dates on or after June 5, 2020

July

Multidisciplinary NSF Linguistics Program – Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Awards (Ling-DDRI) Deadline: July 15, 2020

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

August

Neurology NINDS Notice of Intent to Publish an FOA for Blueprint Neurotherapeutics Network (BPN): Small Molecule Drug Discovery and Development of Disorders of the Nervous System (UG3/UH3 Clinical Trial Optional) Deadline: Estimated to be Aug. 8, 2020

September 

Multidisciplinary NIA and NIDCD Central and Peripheral Control of Balance in Older Adults (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Sept. 2, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Oct. 2, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Neurology NIA New/Unconventional Animal Models of Alzheimer’s Disease (R24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Sept. 7, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Oct. 7, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations Biomedical Data Repository (U24 – Clinical Trials Not Allowed) Deadline: Sept. 25, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations Biomedical Knowledgebase (U24 – Clinical Trials Not Allowed) Deadline: Sept. 25, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

October

Rheumatology NIAMS Notice of Intent to Publish a Funding Opportunity Announcement for NIAMS Rheumatic Diseases Research Resource-based Centers (P30) Deadline: Estimated to be Oct. 6, 2020

Open

Biology NSF Biophotonics Applications accepted anytime

Biology NSF Cellular and Biochemical Engineering Applications accepted anytime

Biology NSF Division of Integrative Organismal Systems Core Programs Applications accepted anytime

Multidisciplinary NSF Enabling Discovery through GEnomic Tools (EDGE) Deadline: Open