OHSU Funding Alerts: Week of July 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
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 14, 2020, 11:59 p.m. PDT; Application due: Aug. 21, 2020
Apply through the limited submissions portal


Multidisciplinary  Rita Allen Foundation 2021 Scholars Program

What: Funds basic biomedical research in the fields of cancer, immunology and neuroscience; looking for bold approaches to basic scientific questions that address problems of global concern
Who should apply: Early-career independent investigators, preferably within the first three years of tenure-track
Award: Up to $550,000/up to five years
Deadline: Internal submission due: July 27, 2020, 11:59 p.m. PDT; LOI due: Sept. 9, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT; Application due: Oct. 21, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT
Apply through the limited submissions portal

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

Internal Opportunities 

Deadline extended 
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: July 3, 2020, 11:59 p.m. PDT
Apply through the CAP 

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 Fellowship for Diversity in Research
What: Funds researchers with the goal of increasing the diversity of the community of scholars devoted to academic scientific research at OHSU
Who should apply: Investigators with postdoctoral training experience looking to establish an independent academic research career; scholars who identify as underrepresented minorities, differently-abled and more are welcomed
Award: Up to $8,000 plus a stipend
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
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 14, 2020, 11:59 p.m. PDT; Application due: Aug. 21, 2020
Apply through the limited submissions portal

Multidisciplinary Rita Allen Foundation 2021 Scholars Program
What: Funds basic biomedical research in the fields of cancer, immunology and neuroscience; looking for bold approaches to basic scientific questions that address problems of global concern
Who should apply: Early-career independent investigators, preferably within the first three years of tenure-track
Award: Up to $550,000/up to five years
Deadline: Internal submission due:
July 27, 2020, 11:59 p.m. PDT; LOI due: Sept. 9, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT; Application due: Oct. 21, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT
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

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

HIV/AIDS Multiple NIH Organizations Martin Delaney Collaboratories for HIV Cure Research (UM1 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) and Martin Delaney Collaboratory for Pediatric HIV Cure Research (UM1 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What: Supports coordinated basic, clinical and applied research focused on developing strategies to achieve an HIV cure, defined as either sustained viral remission or eradication of HIV infection; research can either be on adult or pediatric patients
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in HIV cure research; note that OHSU can only apply to one of the two FOAs
Award: Up to $17.5 million/five years
Deadline: Internal submission due: Sept. 7, 2020; LOI due: Nov. 7, 2020(LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Dec. 7, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT
Apply through the limited submissions portal

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

New this week!
Neuroscience NIMH and NINDS NIH Neuroscience Development for Advancing the Careers of a Diverse Research Workforce (R25 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What: 
Supports educational activities that encourage individuals from diverse backgrounds, including those from groups underrepresented in the biomedical and behavioral sciences, to pursue further studies or careers in neuroscience research
Who should apply: PIs who have a full-time appointment at the applicant institution and should have research, teaching and/or academic administrative experience
Award: Up to $1.25 million/five years
Deadline: Internal submission due:Oct. 2, 2020; LOI due: Dec. 25, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Jan. 25, 2021, 5 p.m. PDT
Apply through the limited submissions portal

Merit Prizes and Awards 

Multidisciplinary Science & SciLifeLab Prize for Young Scientists
What: Recognizes early-career scientists in four categories: Cell and Molecular Biology; Genomics, Proteomics and Systems Biology Approaches; Ecology and Environment; and Molecular Medicine
Who should apply: Scientists who received their doctoral degree in 2018 or 2019 and whose research is in one of the above topic areas
Award: Up to $30,000
Deadline: July 15, 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 20, 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 aging, alcohol abuse and dentistry. We’ve highlighted some opportunities of potential interest below.

Drug Abuse NIDA Large scale mapping and/or molecular profiling of ensembles and/or cell-types mediating opioid action in the rodent brain (R01 – Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What: Supports research that employs innovative scalable technologies to identify, map and profile cellular ensembles and/or cell-types that produce and/or respond to opioids or that are engaged during different stages of opioid use
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in opioid use
Award: Up to $5 million/up to five years
Deadline: LOI due: Sept. 30, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Oct. 30, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

Cancer  NCI 3D Technologies to Accelerate HTAN Atlas Building Efforts (UH2 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What: Funding to accelerate research efforts conducted and led by the Human Tumor Atlas Network via the implementation of 3D imaging technologies that will allow for a comprehensive view of the dynamic multidimensional ecosystems that define tumors in humans
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in opioid use
Award: Up to $5 million/up to five years
Deadline: LOI due: Oct. 9, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Nov. 9, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

Dentistry  NIDCR Characterizing causal mechanisms to prevent dental fear and anxiety (R01 Basic Experimental Studies with Humans Required)
What: Supports research to test causal mechanisms underlying the etiology or prevention of dental fear, anxiety or phobia
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in dental anxiety
Award: Up to $900,000/up to three years
Deadline: LOI due: Oct. 10, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Nov. 10, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

Multidisciplinary  Multiple NIH Organizations Pediatric Biospecimen Procurement Center (BPC) Supporting the Developmental Gene Expression (dGTEx) Project (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What: Supports the establishment of a Developmental Genotype-Tissue Expression (dGTEx) project to catalog and analyze transcriptional profiles from a wide variety of tissues obtained from neonates, children and adolescents in a post-mortem setting
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in developmental gene expression
Award: No minimum or maximum/up to five years
Deadline: LOI due: Nov. 3, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Dec. 3, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT 
 

Private Opportunities 

Multidisciplinary American Gastroenterological Association Foundation AGA-Caroline Craig Augustyn & Damian Augustyn Award in Digestive Cancer
What: Supplemental funding for early career investigators who are conducting research relevant to the pathogenesis, prevention, diagnosis or treatment of digestive cancer
Who should apply: Early career investigators who currently hold a federal or non-federal career development award devoted to conducting digestive cancer-related research
Award: $40,000/one year
Deadline: July 29, 2020

Orthopedics  Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation Mentored Clinician-Scientist Grant
What: Funding to allow investigators to spend focused research time for a period of up to five years as a prelude to a long and productive career in academic surgery
Who should apply: Orthopedic surgeons who have received extramural research funding under one or more K08 or K23 awards from the NIH or equivalent
Award: Up to $20,000/duration not specified
Deadline: July 30, 2020

Orthopedics  Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation Multimodal Musculoskeletal Perioperative Pain Management Grant
What: Supports investigator-initiated research proposals focused on the broad area of perioperative musculoskeletal pain management
Who should apply: Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists must be either the PI or co-PI and may be collaborating with a PhD and/or MD
Award: Up to $55,000/duration not specified
Deadline: July 30, 2020 
  

Previously Published Opportunities

Federal 

July 

Genomics NHGRI Center for Inherited Disease Research (CIDR) High Throughput Sequencing and Genotyping Resource Access (X01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Applications are accepted by continuous receipt

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 

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 

Infectious Disease FIC and NIAID Global Infectious Disease Research Training Program (D43 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: July 14, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Aug. 14, 2020, 5 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 

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 Application due: July 20, 2020, 5 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

Pulmonology  NHLBI Disease Modifying Therapies for Chronic Lung Disease (R61/R33 Clinical Trial Required) Application due: July 24, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT 

Biomedical  NIH Common Fund Research Education Program Grants for CryoEM and CryoET Curriculum Development (R25 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Application due: July 24, 2020, 5 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 

Multidisciplinary  NHGRI and NICHD Genomic Predictors of Pregnancy Loss (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Application due: July 30, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT 

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

Pediatrics  NICHD Collaborative Pediatric Critical Care Research Network (PL1) (Clinical Trial Required) Application due: July 30, 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) Application due: July 31, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

Neurology  NINDS Research Program Award (R35 Clinical Trial Optional) Application due: July 31, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT 

August

Multidisciplinary  NSF Opportunities for Promoting Understanding through Synthesis (OPUS) Deadline: Aug. 3, 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) LOI due: Aug. 4, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Sept. 4, 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 

Pain Management  DoD Chronic Pain Management Research Program Investigator-Initiated Research Award Pre-application due: Aug. 7, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Nov. 6, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT  

Pain Management  DoD Chronic Pain Management Research Program Translational Research Award Pre-application due: Aug. 7, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Nov. 6, 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 

Mental Health  NIMH and NIMHD Notice of Special Interest (NOSI) in Research on Risk and Prevention of Black Youth Suicide Deadline: Dependent upon the FOA you apply through; due dates are from August 25, 2020 to subsequent receipt dates through July 31, 2022 

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 

Multidisciplinary  Multiple NIH Organizations Interventions to Prevent Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS) Use Among Adolescents (R01 – Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Sept. 19, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Oct. 19, 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

Mental Health  NIMH Behavioral Tasks Targeting Brain Systems Relevant to Anhedonia (R01 Basic Experimental Studies with Humans Required) 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

Aging  NIA Grants for Early Medical/Surgical Specialists’ Transition to Aging Research (GEMSSTAR) (R03 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Oct. 13, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Nov. 13, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

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

Dentistry  NIDCR Enabling Technologies to Accelerate Development of Oral Biodevices (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: Oct. 16, 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

November

Rheumatology  NIAMS Clinical Trial Planning Grant (R34) – Clinical Trial Not Allowed Deadline: Nov. 2, 2020, 5 p.m. PDT

Pain Management  NSF Dynamics of Integrated Socio-Environmental Systems (DISES) Deadline: Nov. 16, 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

Private 

July 

Neurology  Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation Neuroimaging and CSF Biomarker Development Program LOI due: July 10, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Aug. 7, 2 p.m. PDT
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Neurology  Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation Prevention Beyond the Pipeline July 10, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT; Application due: Aug. 7, 2 p.m. PDT
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Cancer  Ovarian Cancer Research Alliance Ann and Sol Schreiber Mentored Investigator Award Deadline: July 10, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Cancer  Ovarian Cancer Research Alliance Collaborative Research Development Grants Deadline: July 10, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Cancer  Ovarian Cancer Research Alliance Liz Tilberis Early Career Awards 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 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 Deadline: July 15, 2020, 2 p.m. PDT

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

Rheumatology  Pfizer and Lilly 2020 Osteoarthritis and Osteoarthritis Pain Virtual Learning Competitive Grant Program Deadline: July 22, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT

Hepatology  Gilead Research Scholars Liver Disease Program Deadline: July 24, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT 

Cancer  American Gastroenterological Association Foundation AGA-R. Robert & Sally Funderburg Research Award in Gastric Cancer Deadline: July 29, 2020

Ophthalmology  BrightFocus Macular Degeneration Research Program Innovative Research Grants 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 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 LOI due: July 29, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PDT; Application due: Dec. 3, 8:59 p.m. PDT

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

Multidisciplinary  Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Culture of Health Prize Deadline: July 31, 2020, noon PDT
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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

Rare Diseases  National Organization for Rare Disorders Jayne Holtzer Rare Disease Research Grants Program: Appendix Cancer / Pseudomyxoma Peritonei Deadline: Aug. 25, 2020, 11:59 p.m. PDT 

Rare Diseases  National Organization for Rare Disorders Jayne Holtzer Rare Disease Research Grants Program: Neuroendocrine Cell Hyperplasia of Infancy Deadline: Aug. 25, 2020, 11:59 p.m. PDT

Multidisciplinary  Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Approaches to Advance Gender Equity From Around the Globe Deadline: Aug. 26, 2020, noon PDT
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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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