OHSU Funding Alerts: Week of June 18, 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
Biomedical  Searle Scholars Program
What: Supports the independent research of exceptional young faculty in the biomedical sciences and chemistry who have recently been appointed as assistant professors on a tenure-track appointment
Who should apply: Biomedical investigators who began their appointment as an assistant professor on or after July 1, 2019
Award: $300,000/three years
Deadline: Internal submission due: June 22, 2020, 11:59 p.m. PDT; Application due:
Sept. 30, 2020

Apply through the limited submissions portal


Neurology  Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation Prevention Beyond the Pipeline

What: Supports comparative effectiveness research, prevention-focused clinical trials and epidemiological studies that investigate whether the use or choice of drugs alters the risk for dementia or cognitive decline
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in the relationship between drugs and dementia
Award: Up to $3 million/multi-year but duration not specified
Deadline: LOI due: July 10, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Aug. 7, 2 p.m. PDT
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Multidisciplinary ‖ Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Culture of Health Prize
What: Funds organizations working at the forefront of advancing health, opportunity and equity
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in community health outcomes and research tied to social issues
Award: Up to $4 million/two years
Deadline: July 31, 2020, noon PDT
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Internal Opportunities 

Pediatric Cardiology Doernbecher Children’s Hospital ADHERE- Advancing Doernbecher HEart Research
What: Awards protected time in order to further cardiovascular research in children and to support the scholarly advancement of our faculty
Who should apply: Faculty in the Division of Cardiology in the Department of Pediatrics
Award: Up to 0.3 FTE of protected time
Deadline: June 26, 2020, 11:59 p.m. PDT
Apply through the CAP

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

Multidisciplinary OCTRI Human Investigations Program
What: A series of courses to enhance your clinical and translational research career
Who should apply: Faculty and clinical and postdoctoral fellows employed at OHSU, VA Portland Health Care System or other Northwest healthcare systems and graduate students enrolled in the OHSU SOD, SOM, SON or SOPH
Degrees offered: Certificate in Human Investigations or a Master of Clinical Research
Deadline: July 15, 2020

Women’s Health  OHSU Oregon BIRCWH (Building Interdisciplinary Research Careers in Women’s Health) K12 Program
What: Supports mentored career development for those interested in interdisciplinary women’s health and/or sex/gender differences research
Who should apply: Junior faculty who can devote a minimum of 75 percent full-time professional effort to conducting women’s health and/or sex/gender differences research, have identified mentors with extensive research experience and are NOT and have not been a PI on an R01 or K award
Award: Up to $50,000/up to two years
Deadline: July 21, 2020
Apply through the CAP

Multidisciplinary  OHSU and Oregon Health Authority Healthy Oregon Workforce Training Opportunity (HOWTO) Grant: Round 3
What: Supports innovative, transformative, community-based training initiatives that will address identified local health care workforce shortages and expand the diversity of the health professional workforce
Who should apply: Oregon community-based educational institutions, consortia and health care service organizations
Award: Up to $1 million/up to three years
Deadline: Aug. 14, 2020, 11:59 p.m. PDT
Apply through the CAP

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 

Deadline updated
Biomedical  Searle Scholars Program
What: Supports the independent research of exceptional young faculty in the biomedical sciences and chemistry who have recently been appointed as assistant professors on a tenure-track appointment
Who should apply: Biomedical investigators who began their appointment as an assistant professor on or after July 1, 2019
Award: $300,000/three years
Deadline: Internal submission due:June 22, 2020, 11:59 p.m. PDT; Application due: Sept. 30, 2020
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

Cancer  St. Baldrick’s Foundation Fellowship Awards and Infrastructure Awards
What: Supports oncology research in the following areas: New discovery research; translational research and early phase clinical trials; phase III clinical trials & infrastructure support of participating institutions (primarily the fall grant cycle); and education of new pediatric oncology researchers
Who should apply: Dependent upon grant you’re applying to; see the portal for details
Award: For Fellowship: Up to $292,500/up to three years; For Infrastructure: Generally up to $50,000/up to one year
Deadline: Internal submission due:June 26, 2020; LOI due: July 10 (Infrastructure) or 12 (Fellowship), 2020, 2 p.m. PDT (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Aug. 28 (Infrastructure) or 30 (Fellowship), 2020, 2 p.m. PDT
Apply through the limited submissions portal

Cancer Gabrielle’s Angel Foundation for Cancer Research 2020 Medical Research Awards
What: Supports physician scientists who are applying novel techniques to fundamental genesis and treatment problems in blood related cancers; one researcher conducting conventional research and one conducting integrative research may be nominated
Who should apply: Assistant professors and associate professors if they’re proposing integrative research who are tenure-track or independent
Award: $225,000/three years
Deadline: Internal submission due:
July 21, 2020, 11:59 p.m. PDT; Application due: Aug. 21, 2020
Apply through the limited submissions portal

Multidisciplinary Chan Zuckerberg Initiative Imaging Scientists
What: Supports the work of up to 15 imaging scientists who will work at the interface of biology, microscopy hardware and imaging software at imaging core facilities across the world in order to increase interactions between biologists and technology experts
Who should apply: Imaging scientists; an imaging core may submit only one application, but different imaging cores from a single institution may submit separate applications
Award: Up to $1.25 million/up to five years
Deadline: July 30, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

New this week!
Geriatrics NIA Claude D. Pepper Older Americans Independence Centers (P30 Clinical Trial Optional)
What: Funding to develop or strengthen awardee institutions’ programs that focus on and sustain progress in a key area in aging research related to the Independence Centers’ mission
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in geriatrics research
Award: Up to $4.75 million/up to five years
Deadline: Internal submission due:Aug. 28, 2020; LOI due: Sept. 29, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Oct. 29, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT
Apply through the limited submissions portal

New this week!
Pediatrics NIEHS Collaborative Centers in Children’s Environmental Health Research and Translation (P2C  Clinical Trial Optional)
What: Funding for centers that aim to develop effective strategies to translate key children’s environmental health research findings to relevant stakeholders in the community, academia and practice
Who should apply: PIs must have externally-funded active CEH grants or contracts within the three most recently completed fiscal years; more detailed eligibility information is in the FOA
Award: Up to $2.5 million/up to five years
Deadline: Internal submission due:Sept. 25, 2020; LOI due: Oct. 23, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Nov. 23, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT
Apply through the limited submissions portal

Merit Prizes and Awards 

New this week!
Multidisciplinary Baxter Young Investigator Awards
What: Stimulates and rewards research applicable to the development of therapies and medical products that save and sustain patients’ lives
Who should apply: Currently enrolled graduate students or postdoctoral fellows
Award: Up to $3,000
Deadline: June 30, 2020

Deadline extended/Internal 
Multidisciplinary Medical Research Foundation Awards
What: Awards to recognize contributions to health‐related research while working in Oregon; three award options: Discovery Award, Mentor Award and Richard T. Jones New Investigator Award
Who should apply: Dependent upon award; self-nomination not allowed
Award: Between $3,000 and $6,000
Deadline: July 1, 2020
Nominate through the CAP

Neuroscience National Multiple Sclerosis Society Barancik Prize for Innovation in Multiple Sclerosis Research
What: Recognizes an exceptional scientist or a team of scientists whose work in MS research has demonstrated outstanding innovation and originality
Who should apply: Early to mid-career MS researchers are eligible if they don’t have more than 20 years of experience
Award: $100,000
Deadline: July 31, 2020

NIH Federal Opportunities

This week the NIH released funding opportunities concerning supplements, infectious disease and drug use. We’ve highlighted some opportunities of potential interest below.

Genomics NHGRI Center for Inherited Disease Research (CIDR) High Throughput Sequencing and Genotyping Resource Access (X01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What: Funding to aid the identification of genes or genetic modifications that contribute to human health and disease or to enhance existing collections of well-phenotyped specimens
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in high throughput sequencing
Award: No minimum or maximum/up to five years
Deadline: Applications are accepted by continuous receipt

Infectious Disease  FIC and NIAID Global Infectious Disease Research Training Program (D43 Clinical Trial Optional)
What: Funding for collaborative training program that will strengthen the capacity of a LMIC institution to conduct infectious disease research not including HIV/AIDS
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in genomic medicine
Award: Up to $1.38 million/up to five years
Deadline: LOI due: July 14, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Aug. 14, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

Multidisciplinary  NCI, NIDA and NIMHD Improving Smoking Cessation Interventions among People Living with HIV (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) and (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
What: Supports research designed to optimize smoking cessation treatment among people living with HIV in the United States
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in smoking addiction and HIV
Award: For R01: Up to $2.5 million/up to five years; For R21: Up to $275,000/up to two years
Deadline: LOI due: Aug. 4, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Sept. 4, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

Private Opportunities 

Multidisciplinary  Baxter Young Investigator Awards
What: Stimulates and rewards research applicable to the development of therapies and medical products that save and sustain patients’ lives
Who should apply: Currently enrolled graduate students or postdoctoral fellows
Award: Up to $3,000
Deadline: June 30, 2020

Neurology  Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation Neuroimaging and CSF Biomarker Development Program
What: Supports research developing novel PET ligands for clinical use, supporting novel CSF biomarkers and validating established MRI approaches in larger cohorts
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in neuroimaging and CSF biomarkers
Award: Up to $600,000/average duration is one year
Deadline: LOI due: July 10, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Aug. 7, 2 p.m. PDT
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Neurology  Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation Prevention Beyond the Pipeline
What: Supports comparative effectiveness research, prevention-focused clinical trials and epidemiological studies that investigate whether the use or choice of drugs alters the risk for dementia or cognitive decline
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in the relationship between drugs and dementia
Award: Up to $3 million/multi-year but duration not specified
Deadline: LOI due: July 10, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Aug. 7, 2 p.m. PDT
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Cancer  Ovarian Cancer Research Alliance Ann and Sol Schreiber Mentored Investigator Award
What: Funding for trainees who are working under the supervision of a mentor who is a recognized leader in the field of ovarian cancer research
Who should apply: Postdoctoral fellows or clinical fellows
Award: $75,000/up to two years
Deadline: July 10, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Cancer  Ovarian Cancer Research Alliance Collaborative Research Development Grants
What: Supports large ovarian cancer research projects that involve several investigators within one institution or collaborations between groups in multiple institutions
Who should apply: Full-time faculty in a school of medicine or public health
Award: $900,000/three years
Deadline: July 10, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Cancer  Ovarian Cancer Research Alliance Liz Tilberis Early Career Awards
What: Supports junior faculty with a strong commitment to an investigative career in ovarian cancer research
Who should apply: Assistant professors in the first seven years of their first academic appointment
Award: $450,000/three years
Deadline: July 10, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Cancer  American Association for Cancer Research AACR-The Mark Foundation for Cancer Research “Science of the Patient” (SOP) Grants Program
What: Supports research aimed at understanding the influence of the biology of the patient on the genesis, development, treatment and survivorship of cancer
Who should apply: Independent investigators wo are not currently be a candidate for a further doctoral degree
Award: Up to $750,000/three years
Deadline: LOI due: July 13, 2020, 10 a.m. PDT; Application due: Oct. 6, 10 a.m. PDT

Geriatrics  Clin-STAR Transdisciplinary Aging Research Pilot Grants
What: Funding to bridge junior and senior researchers from different disciplines and institutions in order to stimulate new areas of clinical aging research
Who should apply: Early career investigators as defined by the NIH who can identify a senior investigator from a different discipline or specialty who will serve in an advisory role on the project
Award: Up to $54,000/up to two years
Deadline: July 15, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT

Ophthalmology  BrightFocus Macular Degeneration Research Program Innovative Research Grants
What: Supports high-risk/high-gain age-related macular degeneration research
Who should apply: Established macular degeneration investigators; experts in another field are also encouraged to apply
Award: Up to $600,000/three years
Deadline: LOI due: July 29, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT; Application due: Dec. 3, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Ophthalmology  BrightFocus Macular Degeneration Research Program New Investigator Grant Program
What: Supports studies that have an impact on the causes and/or treatment of macular degeneration
Who should apply: Investigators in their early years as an independent investigator
Award: Up to $450,000/three years
Deadline: LOI due: July 29, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT; Application due: Dec. 3, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Ophthalmology  BrightFocus Macular Degeneration Research Program Postdoctoral Fellowship Program
What: Supports a young scientist to conduct postdoctoral studies in an established laboratory focused on research contributing to understanding the biological causes and/or new clinical treatment of macular degeneration
Who should apply: Postdoctoral researchers during their final stages of mentored training
Award: Up to $200,000/two years
Deadline: LOI due: July 29, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT; Application due: Dec. 3, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Multidisciplinary  Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Culture of Health Prize
What: Funds organizations working at the forefront of advancing health, opportunity and equity
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in community health outcomes and research tied to social issues
Award: Up to $4 million/two years
Deadline: July 31, 2020, noon PDT
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Multidisciplinary  Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Approaches to Advance Gender Equity From Around the Globe
What: Funding to translate and adapt knowledge from around the world to the United States on approaches that can improve health or the determinants of health by improving gender equity
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in the intersection of health and gender equity
Award: Up to $250,000/up to two and a half years
Deadline: Aug. 26, 2020, noon PDT
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying 

Previously Published Opportunities

Federal

June

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations Research Supplements to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research (Admin Supp – Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: Due dates vary by awarding IC

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

Integrative Health  NCCIH Natural Product Awards: Clinical Coordinating Center; Clinical Trial Data Coordinating Center; Early Phase Clinical Trial Award; Early Phase Clinical Trial Phased Innovation Award; Mid Phase Clinical Trial Cooperative Agreement LOI due: June 20, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: July 20, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

Mental Health  NIMH Biobehavioral Research Awards for Innovative New Scientists (NIMH BRAINS) (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Application due: June 20, 2020, 11:59 p.m. PDT

Neurology  DoD Alzheimer’s Research Program Accelerating Diagnostics for Traumatic Brain Injury Research Award Pre-application due: June 22, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: July 21, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Neurology  DoD Alzheimer’s Research Program Convergence Science Research Award Pre-application due: June 22, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: July 21, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Neurology  DoD Alzheimer’s Research Program Innovation in Care and Support Award Pre-application due: June 22, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: July 21, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Neurology  DoD Alzheimer’s Research Program Leveraging Approaches for Innovation in Care and Support Award Pre-application due: June 22, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: July 21, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Neurology  DoD Alzheimer’s Research Program Research Partnership Award Pre-application due: June 22, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: July 21, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Neurology  DoD Epilepsy Research Program Idea Development Award Pre-application due: June 22, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: July 21, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Neurology  DoD Epilepsy Research Program Quality of Life Award Pre-application due: June 22, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: July 21, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Neurology  DoD Epilepsy Research Program Research Partnership Award Pre-application due: June 22, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: July 21, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Cancer  DoD Melanoma Research Program Idea Award Pre-application due: June 22, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Sept. 24, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Cancer  DoD Melanoma Research Program Mid-Career Accelerator Award Pre-application due: June 22, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Sept. 24, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Cancer  DoD Melanoma Research Program Team Science Award Pre-application due: June 22, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Sept. 24, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Cancer  DoD Melanoma Research Program Technology Development Partnership Award Pre-application due: June 22, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Sept. 24, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Cancer  DoD Melanoma Research Program Translational Research Award Pre-application due: June 22, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Sept. 24, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Cancer  DoD Melanoma Research Program Translational Research Award – Collaborator Option Pre-application due: June 22, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Sept. 24, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Multidisciplinary  Multiple NIH Organizations Notice of Special Interest: Administrative Supplements for NIH grants to Add or Expand Research Focused on Maternal Mortality Deadline: June 22, 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) Application due: June 23, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

Multidisciplinary  NIAID Multidisciplinary Studies to Improve Understanding of Influenza Transmission (U19 Clinical Trial Optional) Application due: June 23, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

Biomedical  NHGRI Technology Development Coordinating Center (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Application due: June 24, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

Pulmonology  NHLBI Disease Modifying Therapies for Chronic Lung Disease (R61/R33 Clinical Trial Required) LOI due: June 24, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: July 24, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

Neurology  DoD Neurofibromatosis Research Program Clinical Trial Award 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 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 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 Investigator-Initiated Research Award 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 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 Synergistic Idea Award Pre-application due: June 25, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: July 9, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Cancer  DoD Prostate Cancer Research Program Clinical Trial Award Pre-application due: June 25, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: July 16, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Cancer  DoD Prostate Cancer Research Program Health Disparity Research Award Pre-application due: June 25, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: July 16, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Cancer  DoD Prostate Cancer Research Program Population Science and Outcomes Research Award Pre-application due: June 25, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: July 16, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Cancer  DoD Prostate Cancer Research Program Translational Science Award Pre-application due: June 25, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: July 16, 2020, 8:59 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

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) Application due: June 26, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

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

Pediatrics  NICHD Child Health Research Career Development Award (CHRCDA) Program [K12 Clinical Trials Not Allowed] LOI due: June 30, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: July 30, 2020, 11:59 p.m. PDT

Pediatrics  NICHD Collaborative Pediatric Critical Care Research Network (PL1) (Clinical Trial Required) 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

Neurology  NINDS Research Program Award (R35 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: July 1, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: July 31, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

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

Genomics  NHGRI Advancing Genomic Medicine Research (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) and (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: July 3, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Aug. 3, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

Occupational Health  NIEHS Superfund Research Program Occupational Health and Safety Education Programs on Emerging Technologies (R25 – Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: July 3, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Aug. 3, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT 

Cancer  NCI Utilizing Cohort Studies to Address Health Outcomes in Cancer Survivors (UG3/UH3 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Application due: July 7, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

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) Deadline: July 8, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT 

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) Deadline: July 8, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

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  NIDA Reducing Stigma Related to Drug Use in Human Service Settings (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) and NIDA and NIMH Reducing Stigma Related to Drug Use in Human Service Settings (R34 Clinical Trial Required) LOI due: July 11, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Aug. 11, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

Multidisciplinary  NIDA Avant-Garde Award Program for HIV/AIDS and Substance Use Disorder Research (DP1, Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: July 13, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Aug. 13, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

Otolaryngology  DoD Hearing Restoration Research Program Focused Research Award Pre-application due: July 14, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Nov. 3, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Multidisciplinary  Multiple NIH Organizations BRAIN Initiative: Exploratory Team-Research BRAIN Circuit Programs – eTeamBCP (U01 Clinical Trials Optional) Application due: July 14, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

Multidisciplinary  Multiple NIH Organizations Mechanisms and Consequences of Sleep Disparities in the U.S. (R01 – Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Application due: July 14, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

Cancer  DoD Kidney Cancer Research Program Concept Award Pre-application due: July 15, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Aug. 5, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Cancer  DoD Lung Cancer Research Program Career Development Award 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 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 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 Pre-application due: July 15, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: July 29, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Genomics  NIH Common Fund Pilot Projects Investigating Understudied G Protein-Coupled Receptors, Ion Channels, and Protein Kinases (R03 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Application due: July 15, 5 p.m. PDT

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

Cancer  DoD Ovarian Cancer Research Program Proteogenomics Research Award Pre-application due: July 16, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: July 30, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Cancer  DoD Lung Cancer Research Program Career Development Award Pre-application due: July 22, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Aug. 5, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Cancer  DoD Lung Cancer Research Program Clinical Translational Research Partnership Award Pre-application due: July 22, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Aug. 5, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

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 

Ophthalmology  DoD Vision Research Program Focused Translational Team Science Award Pre-application due: July 28, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Nov. 18, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Ophthalmology  DoD Vision Research Program Investigator-Initiated Research Award Pre-application due: July 28, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Nov. 18, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Ophthalmology  DoD Vision Research Program Translational Research Award Pre-application due: July 28, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Nov. 18, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Multidisciplinary  DoD Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program Clinical Trial Award Pre-application due: July 29, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Aug. 13, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

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

Multidisciplinary  NSF Opportunities for Promoting Understanding through Synthesis (OPUS) Deadline: Aug. 3, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

Cancer  DoD Kidney Cancer Research Program Academy of Kidney Cancer Investigators – Early Career Investigator Award Pre-application due: Aug. 5, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Aug. 26, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Cancer  DoD Kidney Cancer Research Program Translational Research Partnership Award Pre-application due: Aug. 5, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Aug. 26, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

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

Neurology  DoD Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Research Program Idea Development Award Pre-application due: Aug. 12, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Dec, 7, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Neurology  DoD Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Research Program Translational Research Partnership Award Pre-application due: Aug. 12, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Dec, 7, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Neurology  DoD Neurotoxin Exposure Treatment Parkinson’s Program Early Investigator Research Award Pre-application due: Aug. 18, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Sept. 16, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Neurology  DoD Neurotoxin Exposure Treatment Parkinson’s Program Investigator-Initiated Research Award Pre-application due: Aug. 18, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Sept. 16, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Neurology  DoD Neurotoxin Exposure Treatment Parkinson’s Program Synergistic Idea Award Pre-application due: Aug. 18, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Sept. 16, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Multidisciplinary  NIH Common Fund Director’s Awards: New Innovator Award Program Deadline: Aug. 21, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

Rheumatology  DoD Lupus Research Program Idea Award Pre-application due: Aug. 25, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Sept. 23, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Rheumatology  DoD Lupus Research Program Impact Award Pre-application due: Aug. 25, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Sept. 23, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Rheumatology  DoD Lupus Research Program Transformative Vision Award Pre-application due: Aug. 25, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Sept. 23, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Cancer  DoD Prostate Cancer Research Program Idea Development Award Pre-application due: Aug. 27, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Sept. 24, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Multidisciplinary  Multiple NIH Organizations Lasker Clinical Research Scholars Program (Si2/R00 Clinical Trial Optional) Deadline: Aug. 28, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

Cancer  NCI Metastasis Research Network (U54 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Aug. 28, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Sept. 28, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

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 

Cancer  DoD Kidney Cancer Research Program Clinical Consortium Award Pre-application due: Sept. 2, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Sept. 23, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Cancer  DoD Kidney Cancer Research Program Idea Development Award Pre-application due: Sept. 2, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Sept. 23, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Cancer  DoD Kidney Cancer Research Program Postdoctoral and Clinical Fellow Award Pre-application due: Sept. 2, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Sept. 23, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Multidisciplinary  Multiple NIH Organizations Regenerative Medicine Innovation Project (RMIP) Investigator-Initiated Clinical Trials (UG3/UH3 – Clinical Trial Required) LOI due: Sept. 2, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Oct. 2, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

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

Multidisciplinary  Multiple NIH Organizations Long-Term Effects of Disasters on Health Care Systems Serving Health Disparity Populations (R01- Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Sept. 4, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Oct. 5, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

Multidisciplinary  NIH Common Fund Director’s Awards: Early Independence Awards Deadline: Sept. 4, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

Multidisciplinary  Multiple NIH Organizations HIV Infection of the Central Nervous System (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: Sept. 7, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

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  NIDA, NIMH and NINDS Eradication of HIV-1 from Central Nervous system Reservoirs (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: Sept. 7, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

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

Transplantation  NIAID Clinical Trials in Organ Transplantation in Children and Adults (CTOT-CA) (U01 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Sept. 9, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Oct. 9, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

Infectious Disease  NIAID Mucosal Immunology Studies Team (MIST) (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Sept. 9, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Oct. 9, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

Cancer  DoD Prostate Cancer Research Program Prostate Cancer Pathology Resource Network Award Pre-application due: Sept. 10, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Sept. 24, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Multidisciplinary  NIH Common Fund Director’s Awards: Pioneer Award Program Deadline: Sept. 11, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

Mental Health  NIMH Post-Acute Interventions for the Treatment of Anorexia Nervosa (R34 Clinical Trial Required) LOI due: Sept. 19, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Oct. 19, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

Endocrinology  NIDDK Centers for Diabetes Translation Research (P30 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Sept. 20, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Oct. 20, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

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

Multidisciplinary  NIGMS National Institute of General Medical Sciences Predoctoral Institutional Research Training Grant (T32 – Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: Sept. 25, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

Biomedical  NIH ORIP Animal and Biological Material Resource Centers (P40) (Clinical Trials Not-Allowed) Deadline: Sept. 28, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

Multidisciplinary  NIH Common Fund Director’s Awards: Transformative Research Awards Deadline: Sept. 30, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

October

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

Multidisciplinary  Multiple NIH Organizations Advancing Research to Develop Improved Measures and Methods for Understanding Multimorbidity (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Deadline: Oct. 5, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

Multidisciplinary  Multiple NIH Organizations Identifying Innovative Mechanisms or Interventions that Target Multimorbidity and Its Consequences (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Deadline: Oct. 5, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

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

Environmental Health  NIEHS U.S. – India Collaborative Environmental Health Research Program (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Deadline: Oct. 15, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

Cancer  NCI New Informatics Tools and Methods to Enhance U.S. Cancer Surveillance Research (U01 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Oct. 18, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Nov. 18, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

Pediatrics  NICHD Elucidating the Role of Nutrition in Care and Development of Preterm Infants (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Oct. 30, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Nov. 30, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

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 Dear Colleague Letter: Conferences for Building Computational Literacy in Biological Sciences Deadline: Open

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

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

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June

Obstetrics and Gynecology  Johnson & Johnson Maternal Health QuickFire Challenge Deadline: June 19, 2020

Dermatology  LEO Foundation Open Competition Grants Deadline: June 22, 2020

Pediatrics  Little Giraffe Foundation Neonatal Research Initiative Deadline: June 26, 2020

Multidisciplinary  National Institute for Health Care Management Foundation Research Grants Deadline: June 29, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT

Cardiology  Pfizer Transthyretin Cardiac Amyloidosis Fellowship Deadline: June 29, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Cancer  American Association for Cancer Research AACR-Bayer Stimulating Therapeutic Advances through Research Training (START) Grants Deadline: June 30, 2020, 10 a.m. PDT

Multidisciplinary  Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation Diagnostic Excellence Initiative Deadline: June 30, 2020, 11:59 p.m. PDT
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July

Mental Health  American Psychological Foundation Marian R. Stuart Grant Deadline: July 1, 2020

Genetics  CHARGE Syndrome Foundation Clinical Research Grant Program Deadline: July 1, 2020

Cancer  Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation Damon Runyon-Rachleff Innovation Award Deadline: July 1, 2020, 1 p.m. PDT

Nursing  Hospice and Palliative Nurses Foundation Certification Research Grants Deadline: July 1, 2020

Multidisciplinary  North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition Innovations in Clinical Care Grants Deadline: July 1, 2020

Neurology  Paralyzed Veterans of America Research Grants and Fellowships Deadline: July 1, 2020

Multidisciplinary  PhRMA Foundation Value Assessment Research Awards LOI due: July 1, 2020; Application due: Sept. 15, 2020

Nursing  Sigma Theta Tau Sigma/American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) Evidence-Based Practice Implementation Grant Deadline: July 1, 2020

Nursing  Sigma Theta Tau Sigma/Doris Bloch Research Award Deadline: July 1, 2020

Ophthalmology  Glaucoma Research Foundation Shaffer Grants for Innovative Glaucoma Research Deadline: July 15, 2020

Hematology  Pfizer Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning Research in Hemophilia Deadline: July 30, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Hepatology  Pfizer NASH – Future of Non-invasive Diagnosis Technologies Competitive Grant Program Deadline: July 30, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

August

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

Otolaryngology  American Hearing Research Foundation Causes of Sudden Hearing Loss Grant Deadline: Aug. 14, 2020

Otolaryngology  American Hearing Research Foundation Meniere’s Disease Grant Deadline: Aug. 14, 2020

Otolaryngology  American Hearing Research Foundation Regular Grants Deadline: Aug. 14, 2020

September

Vascular  Leducq Foundation Transatlantic Networks of Excellence in Cardiovascular Research Grant Opportunities LOI due: Sept. 3, 2020; Application due: Feb. 16, 2021

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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