OHSU Funding Alerts: Week of April 2, 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
Multidisciplinary OCTRI Biomedical Innovation Program COVID-19 Rapid Response
What:
Supports proposals for basic or clinical research across the translational spectrum that directly addresses COVID-19 from all disciplines
Who should apply:
Researchers who meet OHSU PI requirements
Award:
Up to $75,000/average of six months
Deadline: April 23, 2020

Multidisciplinary ‖ Pew Charitable Trust 2021 Scholars Program
What: Two programs are combined in this competition: the Pew Scholars Program in the Biomedical Sciences and the Pew-Stewart Scholars for Cancer Research Program; both are intended for early-career research with an emphasis on interdisciplinary projects
Who should apply: Early-career assistant professors with a research interest in biomedical studies or cancer studies
Award: $300,000/four years
Deadline: Internal submission due: April 30, 2020; Nomination due: May 18, 2020; Application due: Sept. 3, 2020 for Cancer Scholars and Sept. 10, 2020 for Biomedical Scholars
Apply through the limited submissions portal

Multidisciplinary  Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Culture of Health Prize Leadership
What: Funds proposals that foster learning and stimulate action in U.S. cities around smart, effective approaches from abroad that mitigate the unequal health risks posed by climate change
Who should apply: Organizations who wish to adopt or adapt a successful approach from outside the United States
Award: Up to $3 million/two and a half years
Deadline: April 30, 2020, noon PDT
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Internal Opportunities 

Multidisciplinary OCTRI CTRC Career Development Support Award
What: Supports early career faculty members from OHSU and OCTRI partners participating in studies associated with current mentored career development awards such as an NIH K award or VA CDA
Who should apply: OHSU and OCTRI partner faculty with at least 15 months left on their career development award by May 1, 2020
Award: $20,000/one year with possible second year renewal of $20,000
Deadline: April 6, 2020, 11:59 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary MRF Early Clinical Investigator Award
What: Funding to further the development postdoctoral fellows or trainees who interact with human subjects and who are interested in a career in clinical research
Who should apply: Postdoctoral trainees and fellows with specific plans for a career in clinical research
Award: Up to $30,000/one year
Deadline: April 15, 2020, 11:59 p.m. PST (Revised applications accepted through April 29; see CAP for more details)
Apply through the competitive application portal

Multidisciplinary ‖ MRF New Investigator Grant
What: Supports promising investigators in biomedical research at the beginning of their independent careers
Who should apply: Assistant professors or equivalent who are independent but new to research and don’t yet have funding sources
Award: Up to $50,000/one year
Deadline: April 15, 2020, 11:59 p.m. PST (Revised applications accepted through April 29; see CAP for more details)
Apply through the competitive application portal

Multidisciplinary ‖ MRF and OHSU Emergency Interim Funding and Bridge Funding
What: Provides funding for research programs that have lost national grant funding and enables investigators to develop data supporting application renewals
Who should apply: Researchers who need funding to keep their programs going
Award: Up to $50,000 from both MRF and Bridge funding/one year
Deadline: April 15, 2020, 11:59 p.m. PST (Revised applications accepted through April 29; see CAP for more details)
Apply through the competitive application portal

New this week!
Multidisciplinary OCTRI Biomedical Innovation Program COVID-19 Rapid Response
What: Supports proposals for basic or clinical research across the translational spectrum that directly addresses COVID-19 from all disciplines
Who should apply:
Researchers who meet OHSU PI requirements
Award:
Up to $75,000/average of six months
Deadline: April 23, 2020

New this week!
Multidisciplinary ‖ M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust Equipment Grant
What: Funding for equipment that will help facilitate lab discoveries and bring innovation to where it’s needed most; the Trust gives higher preference to instrumentation that will serve a large base of users across multiple disciplines
Who should apply:
To be considered, please include the following information in two pages or less: Overview of the need; about the equipment; Estimated budget including sources of all funding (The Trust requires at least a 50% cost share; estimates are acceptable and salary support is not an eligible matching expense; match does not have to be in hand at time of submission, but there must be a reasonable plan outlined if not identified); timeline (note why this request is timely); who manages the proposed equipment and where the equipment will live; estimated number of users and disease areas/types of research that would benefit
Award:
Up to $550,000/annually
Deadline: Submit ideas for CRO Peter Barr-Gillespie’s consideration to ohsufr@ohsu.edu by April 25, 2020, 11:59 p.m. PDT

Multidisciplinary OHSU and Kaiser Permanente Northwest Center for Health Research NW Patient-Centered Learning Health Systems Science K12 Research Career Development Program
What: Mentored K12 career development program with training in patient-centered outcomes research, applied experience and learning health system science
Who should apply:
Assistant professors and above wo have not applied or been rewarded any other federal career development award, R01 or other grants detailed in announcement
Award:
Up to $260,470 in salary support, fringe benefits and development support costs/two years
Deadline: April 29, 2020, 4 p.m. PST

Deadline extended
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 30, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary ‖ OHSU School of Medicine Gerlinger Research Award
What: Supports SOM research, with strong preference given to proposals addressing systemic autoimmune or connective tissue diseases
Who should apply: 
Primary appointees to the School of Medicine
Award:
Up to $40,000/one year
Deadline: May 13, 2020, 11:59 p.m. PST
Apply through the competitive application portal 

Multidisciplinary  Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute Phased Large Awards for Comparative Effectiveness Research – Cycle 2 2020
What: Funding for an individual-level or cluster randomized controlled trial that examines a critical patient-centered research question in comparative effectiveness, requiring funding in excess of $10 million in direct costs. This funding opportunity will require internal review; contact David Dorr, Chief Research Information Officer, at dorrd@ohsu.edu if interested and he will advise with the support of OCTRI, which has a strong interest in enhancing OHSU’s pragmatic clinical trial presence
Who should apply: Investigators will eventually need to have the support of a data coordinating center, though it won’t need to be identified in the letter of intent
Award: Up to $22 million/up to six and a half years
Deadline: LOI due: June 2, 2020, 2 p.m. PST; Full application due: Sept. 1, 2020, 2 p.m. PST (Note that competition does not open until May 5, 2020)

Deadline extended
Nursing
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OHSU School of Nursing Hartford Award for Research and Practice (HARP) Program
What: Supports SON pilot studies on improving older adults’ healthcare to assess feasibility or collect preliminary data to support an external grant application
Who should apply: SON faculty with a clinical or research doctorate, with preference given to faculty who got their doctorate less than 10 years ago; senior faculty is encouraged to mentor junior faculty on collaborative projects
Award: Up to $25,000/one year
Deadline: June 29, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Deadline extended
Multidisciplinary 
OHSU School of Nursing Interprofessional Hartford Award for Research and Practice
What: Supports interprofessional OHSU faculty pilot studies on improving older adults’ healthcare to assess feasibility or collect preliminary data to support an external grant application
Who should apply: Interprofessional teams that must have at least a co-investigator from the SON, with preference given to junior faculty PIs; senior faculty is encouraged to mentor junior faculty on collaborative projects
Award: Up to $25,000/one year
Deadline: June 29, 2020, 5 p.m. PST 

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

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: April 3, 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 

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

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 Pew Charitable Trust 2021 Scholars Program
What: Two programs are combined in this competition: the Pew Scholars Program in the Biomedical Sciences and the Pew-Stewart Scholars for Cancer Research Program; both are intended for early-career research with an emphasis on interdisciplinary projects
Who should apply: Early-career assistant professors with a research interest in biomedical studies or cancer studies
Award: $300,000/four years
Deadline: Internal submission due: April 30, 2020; Nomination due: May 18, 2020; Application due: Sept. 3, 2020 for Cancer Scholars and Sept. 10, 2020 for Biomedical Scholars
Apply through the limited submissions portal

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

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

Public Health NICHD Population Dynamics Centers Research Infrastructure Program FY 2021 (P2C Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What: Supports the field of population dynamics research by increasing research impact, innovation, and productivity; developing junior scientists; and maximizing the efficiency of research support
Who should apply: Institutions that perform population dynamics research with at least five active scientists working in the field; at least one of these should have recent funding from the NICHD’s population dynamics branch
Award: Up to $1 million/up to five years
Deadline: Internal submission due: June 9, 2020; LOI due: June 30, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: July 30, 2020, 5 p.m. PST
Apply through the limited submissions portal

Musculoskeletal NIAMS Resource-based Centers for Bone, Muscle and Orthopaedic Research (P30 – Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What: Funding to establish resource-based centers that will provide critical research infrastructure, shared facilities, services and resources to groups of investigators conducting research on bone, muscle and orthopedic biology and diseases
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in bone, muscle and orthopedic biology and disease and a desire to direct a resource center
Award: Up to $2.5 million/five years
Deadline: Internal submission due: June 24, 2020; LOI due: July 11, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Aug. 11, 2020, 5 p.m. PST
Apply through the limited submissions portal

Dermatology NIAMS Skin Biology and Diseases Resource-based Centers (P30 – Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What: Funding to establish resource-based centers that will provide critical research infrastructure, shared facilities, services and resources to groups of investigators conducting research on skin biology and diseases
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in skin biology and disease and a desire to direct a resource center
Award: Up to $2.5 million/five years
Deadline: Internal submission due: June 24, 2020; LOI due: July 11, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Aug. 11, 2020, 5 p.m. PST
Apply through the limited submissions portal 

Merit Prizes and Awards 

Multidisciplinary Foundation for the National Institutes of Health Trailblazer Prize for Clinician-Scientists
What: Recognizes contributions of early career clinician scientists whose work has led to innovations in patient care
Who should apply:
Full time instructors, assistant professors and clinical department or unit staff members or teams of two of these positions who devote at least half of their time to independent research
Award:
$10,000
Deadline: April 3, 2020, 10 a.m. PST

Multidisciplinary Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Family Foundation and University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education McGraw Prize in Education
What: Recognizes pre-K-12 education, higher education and science research educators who have dedicated themselves to improving education and making an impact on the field
Who should apply: Any educators who have made a demonstrable impact on their fields
Award: $50,000
Deadline: April 15, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PST

Biomedical Vilcek Foundation Creative Promise Prizes for Biomedical Science
What: Supports emerging to mid-career immigrant biomedical scientists who have demonstrated exceptional achievements early in their careers
Who should apply: Full time faculty who are biomedical scientists who were born outside the U.S. and no more than 38 years old as of Dec. 31, 2020; detailed eligibility requirements in announcement
Award: $50,000
Deadline: June 10, 2020, 2 p.m. PST

NIH Federal Opportunities

This week the NIH released funding opportunities concerning allergic disease, HIV/AIDS, auditory biology and more. We’ve highlighted some opportunities of potential interest below.

Multidisciplinary NIMH Innovations in HIV Prevention, Testing, Adherence and Retention to Optimize HIV Prevention and Care Continuum Outcomes (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
What: Supports research to optimize HIV prevention and care which is aligned with NIMH Division of AIDS Research (DAR) priorities
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in HIV prevention
Award: No minimum or maximum/up to five years
Deadline: May 7, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

Multidisciplinary  NCI and NHGRI Polygenic Risk Score (PRS) Methods and Analysis for Populations of Diverse Ancestry – Study Sites (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What: Funding to collaboratively generate and refine PRS for populations of diverse ancestry by integrating existing datasets with genomic and phenotype data for a range of complex diseases and traits
Who should apply: Estimated to be $5 million/five years
Award: Up to $800,000/up to two years
Deadline: LOI due: May 23, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: June 23, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

Drug Abuse  NIDA Small Research Grant Program (R03 Clinical Trial Required)
What: Supports small clinical trials that can be carried out in a short period of time with limited resources; must be related to the programmatic interests of NIDA
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in NIDA research areas and a smaller clinical trial idea
Award: Up to $100,000/up to two years
Deadline: June 16, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

Multidisciplinary  NIMHD Exploratory/Developmental Research Grant Program (R21 – Clinical Trial Optional)
What: Supports short-term exploratory or developmental research projects  that can directly contribute to improving minority health and/or reducing health disparities in the U.S.
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in health disparities
Award: Up to $275,000/up to two years
Deadline: June 16, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

Other Federal Opportunities

Multidisciplinary  DoD Gulf War Illness Research Program Clinical Evaluation Award
What: Supports translational of validated GWI research, including qualified and replicated preclinical findings, to a Gulf War Veteran population
Who should apply: Independent investigators at all academic levels
Award: Up to $1.7 million/up to three years
Deadline: Pre-application due: May 29, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Sept. 10, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Multidisciplinary  DoD Gulf War Illness Research Program Idea Award
What: Supports innovative, high-risk/high-reward research in the earliest stages of development that will contribute to markers or treatments for Gulf War Illness
Who should apply: Independent investigators at all academic levels
Award: Up to $170,000/up to two years
Deadline: Pre-application due: May 29, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Sept. 10, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Multidisciplinary  DoD Gulf War Illness Research Program New Investigator Award
What: Encourages applications from early-stage and established investigators new to the field of GWI research
Who should apply: Senior postdoctoral fellows with at least three years of postdoctoral training; independent investigators within five years since their last training position; established independent investigators who have received less than $300,000 in federally funded, non-mentored GWI research
Award: Up to $520,000/up to three years
Deadline: Pre-application due: May 29, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Sept. 10, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Multidisciplinary  DoD Gulf War Illness Research Program Patient-Provider and Health Communications Award
What: Supports projects aimed at tools and processes to raise awareness of GWI research and clinical findings within communities, including Veterans with GWI and/or their caregivers or advocates, healthcare providers who serve Veterans with GWI, or public health professional relevant to Veterans with GWI
Who should apply: Independent investigators at all academic levels
Award: Up to $600,000/up to three years
Deadline: Pre-application due: May 29, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Sept. 10, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Multidisciplinary  DoD Gulf War Illness Research Program Research Advancement Award
What: Supports applied research in GWI that is aimed at continued expansion and validation of markers and treatments that are supported by evidence in the GWI field
Who should apply: Independent investigators at all academic levels
Award: Up to $645,000/up to three years
Deadline: Pre-application due: May 29, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Sept. 10, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Multidisciplinary  DoD Gulf War Illness Research Program Therapeutic/Biomarker Trial Award
What: Supports large-scale, pivotal (Phase IIb or III) trials that revolutionize the clinical management of GWI
Who should apply: Independent investigators at all academic levels
Award: Up to $5.5/up to four years
Deadline: Pre-application due: May 29, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Sept. 10, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Neurology  DoD Neurofibromatosis Research Program Clinical Trial Award
What: Supports research with the potential to have a major impact on the treatment or management of neurofibromatosis
Who should apply: Assistant professors and above
Award: Up to $1 million/up to four years
Deadline: Pre-application due: June 25, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: July 9, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Neurology  DoD Neurofibromatosis Research Program Early Investigator Research Award
What: Supports the addition of new early-career investigators to the interactive virtual cancer center focused on fostering the next generation of independent cancer researchers
Who should apply: Postdocs and medical residents with at least one and up to four years of continuous postdoctoral research experience
Award: Up to $200,000/up to two years
Deadline: Pre-application due: June 25, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: July 9, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Neurology  DoD Neurofibromatosis Research Program Exploration – Hypothesis Development Award
What: Supports the initial exploration of innovative, high-risk, high-gain concepts and potentially groundbreaking concepts in NF research
Who should apply: Investigators at all academic levels
Award: Up to $100,000/up to two years
Deadline: Pre-application due: June 25, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: July 9, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Neurology  DoD Neurofibromatosis Research Program New Investigator Award
What: Supports the continued development of promising independent investigators and/or the transition of established investigators from other research fields into a career in NF research
Who should apply: Assistant professors and above who either specialize in NF and can dedicate 30 percent of their time or who wish to specialize in NF who can dedicate 10 percent of their time
Award: Up to $450,000/up to three years
Deadline: Pre-application due: June 25, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: July 9, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Cancer  DoD Lung Cancer Research Program Career Development Award
What: Supports early-career independent researchers to conduct research under the mentorship of an experienced lung cancer researcher
Who should apply: Independent investigators the level of assistant professor, instructor, or equivalent who are within five years of first faculty appointment
Award: Up to $250,000/up to two years
Deadline: Pre-application due: July 15, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: July 29, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Cancer  DoD Lung Cancer Research Program Clinical Translational Research Partnership Award
What: Supports translational studies that include a clinical trial; intended to fund partnerships between clinicians and laboratory scientists that accelerate ideas in lung cancer into clinical applications
Who should apply: Assistant professors and above
Award: Up to $1.2 million/up to three years
Deadline: Pre-application due: July 15, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: July 29, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Prosthetics  DoD Orthotics and Prosthetics Outcomes Research Program Clinical Research Award
What: Supports research that evaluates orthoses and/or prostheses using patient-centric outcomes relevant to Service members, Veterans, and other individuals with limb loss and/or limb impairment
Who should apply: Independent investigators at all academic levels
Award: Funding level 1: Up to $350,000/up to two years; Funding level 2: Up to $2 million/up to four years
Deadline: Pre-application due: July 15, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: July 29, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Prosthetics  DoD Orthotics and Prosthetics Outcomes Research Program Clinical Trial Award
What: Supports implementation of clinical trials with the potential to have a significant impact on improving the health and well-being of Service members, Veterans, and other individuals living with limb loss and/or limb impairment
Who should apply: Independent investigators at all academic levels
Award: Funding level 1: Up to $350,000/up to two years; Funding level 2: Up to $4 million/up to four years
Deadline: Pre-application due: July 15, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: July 29, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Private Opportunities

Women’s Health  Lalor Foundation Anna Lalor Burdick Program
What: Supports organizations that offer comprehensive, innovative and unbiased sexual and reproductive health education to young women
Who should apply: Investigators interested in new ideas and methods for delivering sexual health information to young women
Award: Up to $35,000/up to one year
Deadline: May 1, 2020

Rheumatology  Rheumatology Research Foundation Clinician-Scholar Educator Award
What: Supports a future doctor or rheumatology health professional in support his/her education in musculoskeletal and rheumatic diseases
Who should apply: ACR or ARP members; ACR members must have earned a DO, MD, or MD/PhD degree and completed a rheumatology fellowship by the time of start date, and ARP members must have earned an advanced degree
Award: $180,000/three years
Deadline: May 1, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT

Rheumatology  Rheumatology Research Foundation Fellowship Training Award for Workforce Expansion
What: Funding to help ensure an adequate supply of rheumatology providers meeting the needs of children and adults with rheumatic diseases in all areas of the country, particularly those currently underserved
Who should apply: ACR or ARP members who are program directors at ACGME-accredited institutions in good standing
Award: Up to $150,000/up to three years
Deadline: May 1, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT

Neuropsychiatry  One Mind Rising Star Awards
What: Supports research on the causes of and cures for brain disorders by supporting the most promising emerging leaders in the field of neuropsychiatry
Who should apply: Assistant professors within 10 years of their initial appointment and with a neuropsychiatric background
Award: $300,000/three years
Deadline: May 13, 2020
  

Previously Published Opportunities

Federal

April

Genetics Multiple NIH Organizations Centers for Collaborative Research in Fragile X and FMR1-Associated Conditions (P50 Clinical Trial Optional) Deadline: April 3, 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

Allergy and Infectious Disease NIAID 2020 Omnibus Broad Agency Announcement HHS-NIH-NIAID-BAA2020-1 Deadline: April 9, 2020, noon PST

Endocrinology NIDDK Clinical Trials to Test Artificial Pancreas Device Systems in Populations Challenging to Manage Type 1 Diabetes (T1D) (U01 Clinical Trial Required) Application due: April 9, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Pharmacology CDER Enhancing Regulatory Science for Advancing Pharmaceutical Quality and Manufacturing (U01) Clinical Trials Optional Deadline: April 10, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PST

Pharmacology  CDER Center for Collaborative Research on Complex Generics (U18) Clinical Trials Optional Deadline: April 13, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary  NIA and NIAID Investigator Initiated Extended Clinical Trial (R01 Clinical Trial Required) LOI due: April 13, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: May 13, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Neurology DoD Autism Research Program Clinical Translational Research Award Pre-application due: April 15, 2020, 2 p.m. PST; Application due: July 16, 2020

Neurology DoD Autism Research Program Clinical Trial Award Pre-application due: April 15, 2020, 2 p.m. PST; Application due: July 16, 2020

Neurology DoD Autism Research Program Idea Development Award Pre-application due: April 15, 2020, 2 p.m. PST; Application due: July 16, 2020

Multidisciplinary  Multiple NIH Organizations Firearm Injury and Mortality Prevention Research (R61 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: April 15, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: May 15, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

Cancer  NCI HIV/AIDS and the Tumor Niche (U54 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Application due: April 15, 2020, 5 p.m. PST 

Genetics  NHGRI Mendelian Genomics Data Coordinating Center (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Application due: April 15, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Genetics  NHGRI Mendelian Genomics Research Centers (U01 – Clinical Trial Optional) Application due: April 15, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary DoD Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program Discovery Award Pre-application due: April 16, 2020, 2 p.m. PST; Application due: April 30, 2020 

Environmental Science  NIEHS Optimizing Natural Systems for Remediation: Utilizing Innovative Materials Science Approaches to Enhance Bioremediation (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Application due: April 20, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary  Multiple NIH Organizations Emotional Well-Being: High-Priority Research Networks (U24, Clinical Trial Optional) Application due: April 22, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Cancer DoD Ovarian Cancer Research Program Clinical Translational Research Award Pre-application due: April 23, 2020, 2 p.m. PST; Application due: July 30, 2020

Cancer DoD Ovarian Cancer Research Program Investigator-Initiated Research Award Pre-application due: April 23, 2020, 2 p.m. PST; Application due: July 30, 2020

Cancer DoD Ovarian Cancer Research Program Ovarian Cancer Academy Award – Early-Career Investigator Pre-application due: April 23, 2020, 2 p.m. PST; Application due: July 30, 2020

Cancer DoD Ovarian Cancer Research Program Pilot Award Pre-application due: April 23, 2020, 2 p.m. PST; Application due: July 30, 2020

Multidisciplinary DoD Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program Focused Program Award Pre-application due: April 23, 2020, 2 p.m. PST; Application due: Aug. 6, 2020

Multidisciplinary DoD Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program Investigator-Initiated Research Award Pre-application due: April 23, 2020, 2 p.m. PST; Application due: Aug. 20, 2020

Multidisciplinary DoD Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program Technology/Therapeutic Development Award Pre-application due: April 23, 2020, 2 p.m. PST; Application due: Aug. 20, 2020

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

Addiction HRSA Rural Communities Opioid Response Program-Implementation (RCORP-Implementation) Deadline: April 24, 2020

Neurology NIA Genetics of Alzheimer’s Disease Data Storage Site (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

Cancer NCI Program Project Applications (P01 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: April 25, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: May 25, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

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

Multidisciplinary NIGMS Biomedical Technology Development and Dissemination Center (RM1 – 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 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

Pharmacology  NICHD Postdoctoral Research in Pediatric Clinical Pharmacology (T32 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

Cancer  NCI Research Answers to National Cancer Institute’s (NCI) Provocative Questions (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Application due: April 30, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

Multidisciplinary NIH Point-of-Care Technology Research Network Microsystems-based Point-of-Care Technologies for Rural and/or Low-Resource Settings Deadline: April 30, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NSF Reproducible Cells and Organoids via Directed- Differentiation Encoding (RECODE) Deadline: April 30, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

May

Pharmacology  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 Application due: May 1, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Pharmacology  FDA CVM Cooperative Agreement for Data Collection on Antimicrobial Use in Dogs and Cats (UO1) Clinical Trials Not Allowed Application due: May 1, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

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) Application due: May 1, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

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

Cancer  DoD Lung Cancer Research Program Idea Development Award Pre-application due: May 6, 2020, 2 p.m. PST; Application due: July 29, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PST

Cancer  DoD Lung Cancer Research Program Investigator Initiated Translational Research Award Pre-application due: May 6, 2020, 2 p.m. PST; Application due: July 29, 2020, 8:59 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

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations Mentored Research Scientist Career Development Award in Tobacco Regulatory Research (K01 – Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed) and (K01 – Independent Clinical Trial Required) LOI due: May 8, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: July 8, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations Pathway to Independence Award in Tobacco Regulatory Research (K99/R00 – Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed) and (K99/R00 – Independent Clinical Trial Required) LOI due: May 8, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: July 8, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

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

Hematology  DoD Bone Marrow Failure Research Program Idea Development Award Pre-application due: May 11, 2020, 2 p.m. PST; Application due: Aug. 5, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary  FDA Exploring the use of Real-World Data to Generate Real-World Evidence in Regulatory Decision-Making (U01) Clinical Trials Optional Deadline: May 11, 2020, 8:59 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

Cancer  DoD Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program Idea Award Pre-application due: May 14, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Aug. 27, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Cancer  DoD Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program Impact Award Pre-application due: May 14, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Aug. 27, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Dermatology  DoD Military Burn Research Program Clinical Translational Research Award Pre-application due: May 15, 2020, 2 p.m. PST; Application due: Aug. 20, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary  Multiple NIH Organizations Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Administrative Supplements to Support Enhancement of Software Tools for Open Science Deadline: May 15, 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

MultidisciplinaryNIH Point-of-Care Technology Research Network Center for Advancing Point of Care Technologies in Heart, Lung, Blood and Sleep Disorders Funding Opportunity Deadline: May 15, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NIH Point-of-Care Technology Research Network Development of Point-Of-Care Testing for HIV and Co-Morbidities for Use in Low and Middle Income Countries Deadline: May 15, 2020, 1:59 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NIH Point-of-Care Technology Research Network Improvements to Rapid Simple Point-of-Care Tests For Sexually Transmitted Diseases Deadline: May 15, 2020, 2 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) LOI due: May 17, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: June 17, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Neurology  DoD Spinal Cord Injury Research Program Clinical Trial Award Pre-application due: May 21, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Aug. 25, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Neurology  DoD Spinal Cord Injury Research Program Investigator-Initiated Research Award Pre-application due: May 21, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Aug. 25, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Neurology  DoD Spinal Cord Injury Research Program Translational Research Award Pre-application due: May 21, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Aug. 25, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Cancer NCI Toward Translation of Nanotechnology Cancer Interventions (TTNCI) (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: May 21, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NIAID Multidisciplinary Studies to Improve Understanding of Influenza Transmission (U19 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: May 23, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: June 23, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Biomedical  NHGRI Technology Development Coordinating Center (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: May 24, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: June 24, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary  Multiple NIH Organizations Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Institutional Research Training Grant (Parent T32) Deadline: May 25, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

Neurology NINDS Biological Measures for Prognosing and Monitoring of Persistent Concussive Symptoms in Early and Middle Adolescents: Center Without Walls (PCS-EMA CWOW) (U54 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: May 26, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: June 26, 2020, 5 p.m. PST 

Cancer  DoD Lung Cancer Research Program Concept Award Pre-application due: May 27, 2020, 2 p.m. PST; Application due: June 10, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PST

Orthopedics  DoD Peer Reviewed Orthopaedic Research Program Applied Research Award Pre-application due: May 27, 2020, 2 p.m. PST; Application due: Sept. 10, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PST

Orthopedics  DoD Peer Reviewed Orthopaedic Research Program Clinical Translational Research Award Pre-application due: May 27, 2020, 2 p.m. PST; Application due: Sept. 10, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PST

Orthopedics  DoD Peer Reviewed Orthopaedic Research Program Clinical Trial Award Pre-application due: May 27, 2020, 2 p.m. PST; Application due: Sept. 10, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PST

Infectious Disease  DoD Tick-Borne Disease Research Program Career Development Award Pre-application due: May 27, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Aug. 27, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Infectious Disease  DoD Tick-Borne Disease Research Program Idea Development Award Pre-application due: May 27, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Aug. 27, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

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

Immunology NIAID Molecular Mechanisms of Combination Adjuvants (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: May 29, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: June 29, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Infectious Disease  NIAID Partnerships for Countermeasures against Select Pathogens (R01 Clinical Trials Not Allowed) LOI due: May 29, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: June 29, 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  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: Two due dates: June 1, 2020 and Aug. 3, both 5 p.m. PDT

Neurology NIA Alzheimer’s Disease Sequencing Project Functional Genomics Consortium (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: June 1, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: July 1, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary NIGMS and ORIP High-End Instrumentation (HEI) Grant Program (S10 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: June 1, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

MultidisciplinaryNIGMS and ORIP Shared Instrumentation Grant (SIG) Program (S10 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: June 1, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Cancer  DoD Prostate Cancer Research Program Early Investigator Research Award Pre-application due: June 4, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: June 18, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Cancer  DoD Prostate Cancer Research Program Physician Research Award Pre-application due: June 4, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: June 18, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

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

Multidisciplinary  NSF Multimodal Sensor Systems for Precision Health Enabled by Data Harnessing, Artificial Intelligence, and Learning (SenSE) Deadline: June 8, 2020, 5 p.m.

Hematology and Urology  NIDDK Catalytic Tool and Technology Development in Kidney, Urologic, and Hematologic Diseases (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: June 16, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

Biomedical  NIH Common Fund Research Education Program Grants for CryoEM and CryoET Curriculum Development (R25 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: June 25, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: July 24, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Cancer  NCI Research to Reduce Morbidity and Improve Care for Pediatric, and Adolescent and Young Adult (AYA) Cancer Survivors (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) and (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: June 30, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: July 31, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

Multidisciplinary  NHGRI and NICHD Genomic Predictors of Pregnancy Loss (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: June 30, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: July 30, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

July

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

Infectious Disease NIAID Partnerships for the Development of Universal Influenza Vaccines (R21/R33 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: July 2, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Neurology  Multiple NIH Organizations Blueprint Neurotherapeutics Network (BPN): Small Molecule Drug Discovery and Development of Disorders of the Nervous System (UG3/UH3 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: July 11, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Aug. 11, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

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

Cancer NCI Notice of Intent to Publish a Funding Opportunity Announcement for Metastasis Research Network (U54 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: Estimated to be July 25, 2020. Competition estimated to open on April 15, 2020

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

Cancer  DoD Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program Career Development Award – Cancer Center Scholar Option Pre-application due: July 30, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Aug. 20, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Cancer  DoD Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program Career Development Award – Fellow Option Pre-application due: July 30, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Aug. 20, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Cancer  DoD Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program Virtual Cancer Center Director Award Pre-application due: July 30, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Aug. 20, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Cancer  DoD Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program Behavioral Health Science Award Pre-application due: July 30, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Aug. 27, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Cancer  DoD Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program Translational Team Science Award Pre-application due: July 30, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Aug. 27, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

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 

NeurologyNIA Network for Identification, Evaluation, and Tracking of Older Persons with Superior Cognitive Performance for Their Chronological Age (U19 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Sept. 1, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Oct. 1, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

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

Pharmacology FDA OOPD Clinical Studies of Orphan Products Addressing Unmet Needs of Rare Diseases (R01) Clinical Trials Required LOI due: Sept. 8, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Oct. 6, 2020, 8:59 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

Multidisciplinary NIGMS Maximizing Investigators’ Research Award (MIRA) for Early Stage Investigators (R35 – Clinical Trial Optional) Deadline: Oct. 2, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

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

December

Infectious Disease NIAID Notice of Intent to Publish a Funding Opportunity Announcement for Martin Delaney Collaboratories for HIV Cure Research (UM1 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: Estimated to be Dec. 7, 2020. Competition estimated to open on June 16, 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

Private

April

Women’s Health  Foundation for Women’s Wellness Research Awards Deadline: April 6, 2020, 10:59 p.m. PST

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

Neurology Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation Prevention Beyond the Pipeline LOI due: April 10, 2020; Full application due: May 8, 2020
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Neurology  Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation Program to Accelerate Clinical Trials (PACT) LOI due: April 10, 2020, 2 p.m. PST; Full application due: May 8, 2020, 2 p.m. PST
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Multidisciplinary Harrington Discovery Institute Scholar-Innovator Award LOI due: April 10, 2020; Full application due: May 22, 2020

Cancer  Pfizer Targeted Therapy in Colorectal Cancer Deadline: April 13, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PST

Neuroscience James S. McDonnell Foundation Opportunity Awards Deadline: April 14, 2020, 1:59 p.m. PST (Applications do not open until March 10)

Psychology  American Psychological Foundation Alexander Gralnick Research Investigator Prize Deadline: April 15, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PST

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

Multidisciplinary  Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Culture of Health Prize Leadership Deadline: April 15, 2020, noon PST
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Neurology  Whitehall Foundation Grants-in-Aid LOI due: April 15, 2020; Full application due: Sept. 1, 2020

Neurology  Whitehall Foundation Research Grants LOI due: April 15, 2020; Full application due: Sept. 1, 2020

Multidisciplinary  WITH Foundation Research Grants LOI due: April 16, 2020, 11:59 p.m. PST; Full application due: June 2, 2020, 5 p.m. PST

Dermatology  National Psoriasis Foundation Bridge Grants Deadline: April 17, 2020

Neurology Harrington Discovery Institute Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation and Harrington Scholar Award LOI due: April 20, 2020; Full application due: July 31, 2020

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

Cancer  Conquer Cancer, the ASCO Foundation and Rising Tide Foundation for Clinical Cancer Research Career Pathway Grants in Symptom Management Deadline: April 22, 2020

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

NeurologySimons Foundation Autism Research Initiative Summer 2020 Pilot Award Deadline: April 24, 2020, 2 p.m. PST
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Obstetrics and Gynecology Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Accelerating Discovery for Non-Hormonal Contraceptives Deadline: April 27, 2020, 11:30 a.m. PST
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Obstetrics and Gynecology Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Improving Access to and Use of Safe and Appropriate Cesarean Section Deadline: April 27, 2020, 11:30 a.m. PST
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Multidisciplinary Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Innovations for Improving the Impact of Health Campaigns (Round 25) Deadline: April 27, 2020, 11:30 a.m. PST
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Obstetrics and Gynecology Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Innovations in Materials Science for a Transformative Menstrual Health and Hygiene Product (Round 25) Deadline: April 27, 2020, 11:30 a.m. PST
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Nursing  Rita & Alex Hillman Foundation Emergent Innovation Program Deadline: April 27, 2020
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Neurology  Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Policies for Action: Research on Housing Policies That Promote Equity Deadline: April 29, 2020, noon PST
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Psychology  American Psychological Association APA-IUPsyS Global Mental Health Fellowship Deadline: April 30, 2020, 9 p.m. PDT

Cancer  Elsa U. Pardee Foundation Research Grants Deadline: April 30, 2020

Multidisciplinary International Foundation for Ethical Research Graduate Student Fellowships for Alternatives in the Use of Animals in Science Deadline: April 30, 2020, 9:59 p.m. PST

Multidisciplinary  Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Culture of Health Prize Leadership Deadline: April 30, 2020, noon PDT
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May

Periodontology  American Academy of Periodontology Foundation Bud and Linda Tarrson Fellowship Deadline: May 1, 2020

Rheumatology  Lupus Research Alliance Global Team Science Awards Deadline: May 1, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Nursing  Sigma Global Nursing Research Grant Deadline: May 2, 2020, 3:59 a.m. PDT (organization deadline is in Hawaii-Aleutian Standard Time)

MultidisciplinaryGordon and Betty Moore Foundation Diagnostic Excellence Initiative Deadline: May 4, 2020, 11:59 p.m. PST
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Neurology  Michael J. Fox Foundation Investigating Environmental Factors that Increase the Risk for Parkinson’s Disease LOI due: May 14, 2020, 2 p.m. PST; Full application due: Aug. 11, 2020, 2 p.m. PST 

Neurology  Michael J. Fox Foundation Parkinson’s Pathway Biomarkers LOI due: May 14, 2020, 2 p.m. PST; Full application due: Aug. 11, 2020, 2 p.m. PST 

Neurology  Michael J. Fox Foundation Target Advancement Program LOI due: May 14, 2020, 2 p.m. PST; Full application due: Aug. 11, 2020, 2 p.m. PST 

Neurology  Michael J. Fox Foundation Therapeutic Pipeline Program LOI due: May 14, 2020, 2 p.m. PST; Full application due: Aug. 11, 2020, 2 p.m. PST

Neurology  Michael J. Fox Foundation Occupational Therapy in Parkinson’s Disease Intervention LOI due: May 15, 2020, 11:59 p.m. PST; Full application due: Aug. 31, 2020, 11:59 p.m. PST

Neurology  Harrington Discovery Institute Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation and Harrington Scholar Award LOI due: May 18, 2020; Full application due: Aug. 10, 2020

Urology  Prostate Cancer Foundation Young Investigator Awards Deadline: May 18, 2020, noon PST (Submission portal goes live Jan. 31)

Neurology  Amgen Competitive Grant Program in Migraine Research Deadline: May 22, 2020, 11:59 p.m. PDT

June

Cancer  Mark Foundation Emerging Leader Awards Deadline: June 4, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT
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Urology  Prostate Cancer Foundation 2020 Challenge Awards Deadline: June 12, 2020, noon PST

August

Biomedical  Howard Hughes Medical Institute Medically Trained Scientists Program Deadline: Aug. 11, 2020, noon 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
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