OHSU Funding Alerts: Week of November 19, 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
OHSU and Kaiser Permanente NW Patient-Centered Learning Health Systems Science K12 Research Career Development Program
What:
Supports researchers pursuing a career in learning health systems with a focus on rapid and continuous learning and translation of findings into patient-centered care
Who should apply: Full-time OHSU researchers who can commit a minimum of 75 percent full-time professional effort to conducting research career development activities associated with award
Award: Up to $130,235 per year/duration not specified

Deadline: Nov. 20, 2020, 4 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP


Multidisciplinary W.M. Keck Foundation Winter 2021 Cycle
What: Supports transformative basic science projects, ones that are “distinctive or novel in their approach, question the prevailing paradigm, or have the potential to break open new territory in their field”; OHSU will talk with the foundation about up to eight concepts in January 2021, and investigators should submit their ideas to be included in the conversation through this competition
Who should apply: Basic scientists with novel project ideas; examples of funded projects at OHSU include the Advanced Imaging Research Center and the Center for Spatial Systems Biomedicine
Award: Up to $1 million/three years
Deadline: Internal submission: Nov. 23, 2020; Application due: May 3, 2021, 4:30 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP

MultidisciplinaryNIDDK Understanding the Cellular and Molecular Mechanisms of Gastroparesis in Adults and Children (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What:
Supports investigators from several disciplines, including basic and translational research in areas of neurosciences, immunology, microbiology and physiology, to contribute new insights into the cellular and molecular mechanisms of gastroparesis
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in the underlying cellular and molecular pathophysiology of gastroparesis
Award: Up to $1.25 million/up to five years
Deadline: Internal submission due: Dec. 10, 2020; LOI due: Feb. 3, 2021, 2 p.m. PT (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 3, 2021, 2 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP

Multidisciplinary Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency Young Faculty Award
What:
Provides funding, mentoring and industry and DoD contacts to awardees early in their careers so they may develop their research ideas in the context of national security needs
Who should apply: U.S. Citizens or Permanent Residents who received a PhD degree no earlier than June 2019 or will receive a PhD prior to the date of the RA award; will also be appointed to a postdoctoral position at a U.S. institution of higher education during the 2021-22 academic year

Award: Up to $300,000/duration not specified

Deadline: Technical Volume I due: Dec. 14, 2020, 1 p.m. PT; Application due: March 18, 2021, 1 p.m. PT 

Internal Opportunities 

Multidisciplinary ‖ OCTRI Mobile Apps for Clinical Studies (MACS)
What: 
Funding to leverage new the REDCap functionality MyCap to create mobile apps that allow clinical study participants to report outcomes/data via a smartphone; the program aims to help fill the pipeline for BIP Digital Health by allowing PIs to conduct preliminary research and obtain user experience data
Who should apply: PIs who meet OHSU Principal Investigator requirements and want to create a mobile app for clinical or commercial purposes
Award:
Up to $5,000/typically one year
Deadline: Rolling; application will close when funding for the fiscal year is exhausted
Submit your project intake form through REDCap

Multidisciplinary OHSU and Kaiser Permanente NW Patient-Centered Learning Health Systems Science K12 Research Career Development Program
What: Supports researchers pursuing a career in learning health systems with a focus on rapid and continuous learning and translation of findings into patient-centered care; program begins in March 2021  
Who should apply: Full-time OHSU researchers who can commit a minimum of 75 percent full-time professional effort to conducting research career development activities associated with award
Award: Up to $130,235 per year/duration not specified
Deadline: Nov. 20, 2020, 4 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP

Care Providing ORCASTRAIT Pilot Study Funding
What: Supports innovative pilot studies necessary to inform ongoing and future research consistent with ORCASTRAIT aims and eventually translate into wider application
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in care provider support
Award:
Up to $95,000/one year
Deadline: LOI due: Dec. 4, 2020; Application due: Jan. 15, 2021 

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: Dec. 15, 2020, 11:59 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP

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: Dec. 15, 2020, 11:59 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP

Multidisciplinary MRF and OHSU Emergency Interim Support and Bridge Funding
What: Provides funding for research programs that have lost national grant funding and enables investigators to develop data supporting application renewals; OHSU applicants can apply for both MRF Emergency Interim Support and OHSU Bridge Funding
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: Dec. 15, 2020, 11:59 p.m. PT
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 IDEA Seed Grants for Innovation, Development & Exploration for research Advancement
What: Supports investigators who need to work with an OHSU core or with the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) to develop preliminary data for an application for extramural research support
Who should apply: School of Medicine faculty in the professorial series who have not received this award within the last year
Award: Up to $5,000/one year
Deadline: Applications accepted anytime
Apply through the CAP

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 

Multidisciplinary W.M. Keck Foundation Winter 2021 Cycle
What: Supports transformative basic science projects, ones that are “distinctive or novel in their approach, question the prevailing paradigm, or have the potential to break open new territory in their field”; OHSU will talk with the foundation about up to eight concepts in January 2021, and investigators should submit their ideas to be included in the conversation through this competition
Who should apply: Basic scientists with novel project ideas; examples of funded projects at OHSU include the Advanced Imaging Research Center and the Center for Spatial Systems Biomedicine
Award: Up to $1 million/three years
Deadline: Internal submission: Nov. 23, 2020; Application due: May 3, 2021, 4:30 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP

Deadline updated
Multidisciplinary
NSF Major Research Instrumentation Program: (MRI)

What: Supports the acquisition or development of a multi-user research instrument that is, in general, too costly and/or not appropriate for support through other NSF programs
Who should apply: Anyone who would like to acquire or develop an expensive research instrument
Award: Up to $4 million/up to five years
Deadline: Internal submission due: Nov. 24, 2020; Application due: Jan. 19, 2021, 5 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP

MultidisciplinaryAmerican Honda Foundation Grants
What: Supports youth education projects with a specific focus on the STEM subjects in addition to the environment
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in youth science education
Award: Up to $75,000/one year
Deadline: Internal submission due: Dec. 1, 2020; Application due: Feb. 1, 2021
Apply through the CAP

Cancer Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation Clinical Investigator Award
What: Funding to address the lack of training in the discipline and methodologies of clinical investigation and encourage more researchers to pursue clinical cancer research
Who should apply: Independent assistant professors or equivalent who are within five years of their full faculty appointment and are US citizens or permanent legal residents
Award: $600,000/three years plus up to $100,000 in medical school debt repayment
Deadline: Internal submission due: Dec. 1, 2020; Application due: Feb. 1, 2021, 1 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Cancer The Hope Foundation for Cancer Research Dr. Charles A. Coltman Jr. Fellowship
What: Encourages investigators from SWOG member institutions to either learn clinical trial methodology or expand current research interests within a cooperative group environment
Who should apply: SWOG members who hold an early career faculty appointment or have no more than seven years of experience in clinical research
Award: $100,000/two years
Deadline: Internal submission due: Dec. 4, 2020; LOI due: January 15, 2021; Application (by invitation only) due: March 1, 2021
Apply through the CAP

Multidisciplinary ‖ NIDDK The KUH Predoctoral to Postdoctoral Fellow Transition Award (F99/K00 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What: Seeks to recruit exceptional graduate students from diverse research fields to pursue postdoctoral training focused on kidney, urology or hematology research
Who should apply: Graduate students who are at the dissertation research stage of training at the time of award and whose current dissertation research topic isn’t focused on K, U, or H research
Award: Stipends, tuition and fee coverage and institutional allowance/up to six years
Deadline: Internal submission due: Dec. 4, 2020; LOI due: March 14, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: April 14, 2021, 5 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP

New this week!
Multidisciplinary ‖ NIDDK Understanding the Cellular and Molecular Mechanisms of Gastroparesis in Adults and Children (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What: Supports investigators from several disciplines, including basic and translational research in areas of neurosciences, immunology, microbiology and physiology, to contribute new insights into the cellular and molecular mechanisms of gastroparesis
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in the underlying cellular and molecular pathophysiology of gastroparesis
Award: Up to $1.25 million/up to five years
Deadline: Internal submission due: Dec. 10, 2020; LOI due: Feb. 3, 2021, 2 p.m. PT (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 3, 2021, 2 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP

Deadline updated
Cancer Mary Kay Foundation Cancer Research Grants
What: Seeks to further translational research in ovarian, uterine, breast or cervical cancer to improve diagnosis, prognosis, prevention or treatment of those cancers
Who should apply: Full time assistant professors or higher
Award: $100,000/two years
Deadline: Internal submission due: Dec. 11, 2020; Application due: Feb. 5, 2021, 9:59 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP

Multidisciplinary  Ono Pharma Foundation Breakthrough Science Initiative Awards Program
What: Supports high-risk and high-reward science research projects, particularly projects about technical innovations and chemical biology research that provide solutions to human health barriers
Who should apply: Young and/or mid-career scientists (15 years or less from start of independent academic position) who has no previous relationship with the Ono Pharma Foundation; PIs also may not apply for funding to amplify current work
Award: Up to $1.035 million/up to three years
Deadline: Internal submission due: Dec. 18, 2020; LOI due: Feb. 18, 2021, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: May 18, 2021, 2 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP

Cancer  NCI Pathway to Independence Award for Outstanding Early Stage Postdoctoral Researchers
What: Funding to increase and maintain a strong cohort of new, talented and NCI-supported independent investigators; includes RFA-CA-20-055 (K99/R00 – Independent Basic Experimental Studies with Humans Required)RFA-CA-20-056 (K99/R00 – Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed) and RFA-CA-20-057 (K99/R00 – Independent Clinical Trial Required)
Who should apply: Mentored postdocs in cancer research with no more than two years of postdoctoral research experience
Award: Up to $650,000 plus indirect costs/up to five years
Deadline: Internal submission: Dec. 28, 2020; Application due: Feb. 26, 2021, 5 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP

Multidisciplinary Vascular Cures Wylie Scholar Program
What: Provides development grants to vascular surgeon-scientists in the early stages of their careers
Who should apply: Active clinical vascular surgeons who are full-time faculty and are not currently funded by a career development award from the NIH, Veterans Affairs, American Heart Association or similar extramural funding agencies
Award: $150,000/up to three years
Deadline: Internal submission due: Jan. 8, 2021; Application due: Likely March 2021
This competition has not yet been announced by Vascular Cures. Dates and guidelines are subject to change.
Apply through the CAP

Multidisciplinary NIH Prize for Enhancing Faculty Gender Diversity in Biomedical and Behavioral Science
What: Recognizes institutions whose biomedical and behavioral science departments, centers or divisions have achieved sustained improvement in gender diversity
Who should apply: Anyone whose department has demonstrable improvement in its gender diversity
Award: $50,000
Deadline: Internal submission due: Feb. 2, 2021; Application due: April 16, 2021, 2 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP

Merit Prizes and Awards 

Psychology American Psychological Association Theodore Blau Early Career Award for Outstanding Contribution to Professional Clinical Psychology
What: Honors a clinical psychologist for professional accomplishments in clinical psychology such as Innovation in service delivery, positive impact on health delivery systems and development of creative educational programs for practice
Who should apply: Psychologists who are no more than 10 years postdoctoral
Award: $2,000
Deadline: Nov. 19, 2020

Multidisciplinary Women in Academic Health and Medicine Committee Awards
What: Recognizes individuals who support the success of women and gender minorities in academic health and medicine; awards are given in Mentorship, Discovery in Science, Emerging Leader, Clinical Excellence and Professional-in-Training categories
Who should apply:
Dependent upon award category
Deadline: Nov. 30, 2020; send award questions to floresch@ohsu.edu

Psychology  American Psychological Foundation Charles L. Brewer Distinguished Teaching of Psychology Award
What: Recognizes a significant career of contributions of a psychologist who has a proven track record as an exceptional teacher of psychology
Who should apply: Psychology instructors with evidence of influence as a teacher of students who become psychologists
Award: $2,000
Deadline: Dec. 1, 2020

Multidisciplinary NOSTER and Science Microbiome Prize
What: Honors research by young investigators working on the functional attributes of the microbiota of any organism that has potential to contribute to our understanding of human or veterinary health and disease or to guide therapeutic interventions
Who should apply: Investigators who are younger than 35, received their degree in the last 10 years and submitting work that was performed in the last three years
Award: $25,000
Deadline: Jan. 24, 2021

Multidisciplinary  Lasker Foundation Lasker Awards
What: Honors fundamental biological discoveries and clinical advances that improve human health, and to draw attention to the importance of public support of science; award categories are Basic Research, Clinical Research and Special Achievement
Who should apply: Anyone who has made an original and significant contribution in basic or clinical medical research or in public service
Award: Not specified
Deadline: Feb. 1, 2021

NIH Federal Opportunities

This week the NIH released funding opportunities concerning alcoholism, COVID-19 and nutrition. We’ve highlighted some opportunities of potential interest below.

Substance Abuse NIAAA Resource-Related Research Projects (R24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What: Supports investigator-initiated resources designed to provide materials and services to support and advance biomedical research on a national basis and provide services to the broad alcohol research community
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in resources for alcohol research
Award: Not limited/up to five years
Deadline: LOI due: Dec. 25, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Jan. 25, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Cancer NCI Cancer Prevention and Control Clinical Trials Grant Program (R01 Clinical Trial Required) and Investigator-Initiated Early Phase Clinical Trials for Cancer Treatment and Diagnosis (R01 Clinical Trial Required)
What: Funding to support either investigator-initiated clinical trials that could reduce the burden of cancer through improvements in early detection, screening, prevention and more or early phase (Phase 0, I and II) investigator-initiated clinical trials focused on cancer-targeted diagnostic and therapeutic interventions
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in cancer prevention and therapeutics and wanting to conduct a clinical trial
Award: For early phase: Up to just under $2.5 million/up to five years; For non-early phase: Not limited/up to five years
Deadline: LOI due: Jan. 5, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Feb. 5, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Mental Health NIMH Service-Ready Tools for Identification, Prevention, and Treatment of Individuals at Risk for Suicide (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) and (R34 Clinical Trial Optional)
What: Supports projects to evaluate the preliminary effectiveness of service-ready tools and technologies that can be used to advance training, quality monitoring and quality improvement efforts and ultimately improve the availability of evidence-based suicide prevention services
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in suicide prevention and treatment tools
Award: For R01: Not limited/up to five years; For R34: Up to $450,000/up to three years
Deadline: LOI due: Jan. 18, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Feb. 18, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Rheumatology NIAMS Clinical Observational (CO) Studies in Musculoskeletal, Rheumatic, and Skin Diseases (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed), Clinical Trial Implementation Cooperative Agreement (U01 Clinical Trial Required) and Exploratory Clinical Trial Grants in Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (R21 Clinical Trial Required)
What: Funding mechanisms for different types of research on subjects within the mission of the NIAMS such as musculoskeletal, rheumatic or skin diseases or conditions; mechanisms for data gathering (R01), clinical trials that can be completed within a limited timeframe and budget (R21) and investigator-initiated interventional clinical trials in all phases (U01)
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in musculoskeletal, rheumatic or skin diseases or conditions
Award: For R01: Up to $475,000/up to four years; For R21: Up to $400,000/up to three years; For U01: Not limited/up to five years  
Deadline: LOI due (for U01 only): March 4, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 4, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations NOSI: Academy of Finland (AKA) – National Institutes of Health (NIH) Partnership Program
What: Solicits grant applications from U.S. institutions that include collaboration with Finnish investigators selected by AKA to participate in the joint research program; projects must align with research areas that fall within the missions of participating NIH ICs: NCI, NIAMS and NIDDK
Who should apply: Anyone who would like to collaborate on a project with Finnish investigators
Award: Not limited/up to five years   
Deadline: Rolling from Feb. 5, 2021 through Jan. 8, 2024

Emergency Medicine NIGMS Exploring the Scientific Value of Existing or New Sepsis Human Biospecimen Collections (R21/R33 – Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What: Supports efficient collection, banking and sharing of biospecimens and associated clinical data from critically ill patients for use in mechanistic research on sepsis
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in sepsis and biospecimens
Award: Up to $1.275 million/up to four years
Deadline: Feb. 16, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations Detection of HIV for Self-Testing (R61/R33 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What: Supports interdisciplinary early-stage research to inform the development of rapid, sensitive, simple and cost-effective diagnostic technologies that will enable HIV self-testing during the earliest phases of acute infection or during viral rebound
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in HIV self-testing
Award: Up to $1.9 million/up to five years 
Deadline: LOI due: Feb. 17, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 17, 2021, 5 p.m. PT 
    

Special NIH Opportunities 

MultidisciplinaryNIH Loan Repayment Programs
What: 
Repays up to $50,000 annually of a researcher’s qualified educational debt in return for a commitment to engage in NIH mission-relevant research
Who should apply: Anyone interested in pursuing research that aligns with the NIH’s mission; detailed eligibility information in program guidelines
Award: Up to $100,000 in debt repayment/two year contract
Deadline: Nov. 20, 2020

Special NIH Opportunities 

Urology CDC Epidemiologic Cohort Study of Interstitial Cystitis
What: Funding to follow a well-defined cohort of participants with interstitial cystitis (IC) in order to obtain incidence estimates of IC, define the demographic and clinical patterns of IC and document its longitudinal impact on the health of affected people over time
Who should apply: Investigators with access to an established baseline cohort of IC
Award: Up to $900,000 (first year only)/up to three years 
Deadline: LOI due: Dec. 10, 2020; Application due: Jan. 19, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency Young Faculty Award
What: Provides funding, mentoring and industry and DoD contacts to awardees early in their careers so they may develop their research ideas in the context of national security needs
Who should apply: U.S. Citizens or Permanent Residents who received a PhD degree no earlier than June 2019 or will receive a PhD prior to the date of the RA award; will also be appointed to a postdoctoral position at a U.S. institution of higher education during the 2021-22 academic year
Award: Up to $300,000/duration not specified   
Deadline: Technical Volume I due: Dec. 14, 2020, 1 p.m. PT; Application due: March 18, 2021, 1 p.m. PT

HIV/AIDS CDC Implementation Research Consortium to Accelerate Impact of Health Department-Delivered HIV Prevention Activities
What: Supports research to enhance the implementation of proven HIV prevention interventions by forming a collaborative infrastructure between experts in the field
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in HIV prevention interventions
Award: Up to $1.15 million (first year only)/up to five years 
Deadline: LOI due: Dec. 17, 2020; Application due: Jan. 28, 2021, 2 p.m. PT

Private Opportunities

Infectious Disease Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation New Approaches to Integrating Molecular Surveillance into Malaria Control Programs
What: Funding to identify new and innovative approaches to integrating malaria molecular surveillance into malaria surveillance and programmatic decision-making in malaria endemic countries
Who should apply: Teams that include an investigator from a malaria-endemic country and an explicit partnership with the NMCP, MOH or other authority responsible for malaria surveillance and control in the region
Award: Not listed
Deadline: Dec. 2, 2020, 11:30 a.m. PT
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Multidisciplinary Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health Data for Action: (Data Access Award)
What: Supports innovative research that uses valuable data from unique data owners to answer important research questions
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in using data to study disciplines including health services research; program evaluation; public policy; public health; public administration; law and more
Award: Up to $100,000/up to one year
Deadline: Brief proposal due: Dec. 17, 2020, noon PT; Full proposal due: April 15, 2021, noon PT
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Cancer Elsa U. Pardee Foundation Research Grants
What: Provides early-stage funding for projects related to cancer detection, treatment or cure that could lead to subsequent and expanded support from a government agency or other source
Who should apply: Tenure-track postdocs with tenured mentors
Award: Not specified, but likely between $50,000 and $200,000/one year
Deadline: Dec. 31, 2020

Anesthesiology Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation APSF-FAER Mentored Research Training Grant
What: Supports anesthesiologists in developing the skills and preliminary data they need to become independent investigators in the field of anesthesia patient safety
Who should apply: Full-time anesthesiology faculty who are active members of the American Society of Anesthesiologists
Award: Up to $300,000/two years
Deadline: LOI due: Jan. 1, 2021; Application due: Feb. 15, 2021

Cancer American Institute for Cancer Research Investigator-Initiated Research Grant Program
What: Supports research addressing the effects of diet, nutrition, body composition and physical activity on cancer risk and outcomes
Who should apply: Submission window opens Dec. 11, 2020; more details released then
Award: Submission window opens Dec. 11, 2020; more details released then
Deadline: LOI due: Jan. 22, 2021; Application due: May 14, 2021

Cancer Mark Foundation Endeavor Awards
What: Supports collaborative research projects that bring together investigators with diverse areas of expertise to tackle challenges in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of cancer
Who should apply: Teams of three or more investigators; inter-institutional collaborations are permitted and encouraged
Award: Up to $3 million/up to three years
Deadline: LOI due: March 1, 2021; Application due: July 2021
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying                

Previously Published Opportunities

Federal 

November  

Multidisciplinary  NIDDK Education Program Grants (R25 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) and Research Education Program Utilizing Stimulating Peripheral Activity to Relieve Conditions (SPARC) – Generated Resources (R25 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: For SPARC: LOI due: Nov. 22, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Dec. 22, 2020, 5 p.m. PT; For regular grants: LOI due: Dec. 28, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Jan. 28, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations Health Services Research on Minority Health and Health Disparities (R01- Clinical Trial Optional) Deadline: Nov. 27, 2020, 5 p.m. PT

December

Cancer NCI Notice of Special Interest: Availability of Administrative Supplements to Adapt/Repackage Visualization Methods for Enhancing Cancer Moonshot Data Deadline: Rolling from Dec. 2, 2020 through Nov. 3, 2022

Multidisciplinary  Multiple NIH Organizations Pediatric Biospecimen Procurement Center (BPC) Supporting the Developmental Gene Expression (dGTEx) Project (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Application due: Dec. 3, 2020, 5 p.m. PT

Cancer NCI Research Specialist (Core-based Scientist) Award (R50 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) and Research Specialist (Laboratory-based Scientist) Award (R50 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Dec. 4, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Jan. 4, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary  NIDDK Catalyst Award (DP1 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Dec. 6, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Jan. 6, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Cardiology NHLBI HeartShare: Next-Generation Phenomics to Define Heart Failure Subtypes (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) and Data Translation Center (U54 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Application due: Dec. 7, 2020, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryNHLBI Multidisciplinary Approaches to HIV-Associated Comorbidities and Prioritizing Intervention Targets (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Dec. 7, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Jan. 7, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

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

MultidisciplinaryNIDA, NIMH and NINDS Role of Myeloid Cells in Persistence and Eradication of HIV-1 Reservoirs from the Brain (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) and (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Dec. 8, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Jan. 8, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations BRAIN Initiative Fellows: Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Postdoctoral Fellowship (F32) Application due: Dec. 9, 2020, 5 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary NICHD and ORWH Translational Research in Maternal and Pediatric Pharmacology and Therapeutics (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) and (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) Application due: Dec. 10, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Neuroscience NSF Collaborative Research in Computational Neuroscience Deadline: Dec. 10, 2020, 5 p.m. PT

Cancer NCI Investigation of the Transmission of Kaposi Sarcoma-Associated Herpesvirus (KSHV) (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Application due: Dec. 15, 2020, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryNCI and NIEHS New Cohorts for Environmental Exposures and Cancer Risk (CEECR; UG3/UH3 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) and CEECR Coordinating Center (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Dec. 15, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Jan. 29, 2021, 5 p.m. PT 

Ophthalmology NEI Audacious Goals Initiative: Translation-Enabling Models to Evaluate Survival and Integration of Regenerated Neurons in the Visual System (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Dec. 15, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Jan. 15, 2020, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryNIEHS Pediatric and Reproductive Environmental Health Scholars program (K12 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Dec. 15, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Jan. 15, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryNIMH and NIMHD Multi-Level HIV Prevention Interventions for Individuals at the Highest Risk of HIV Infection (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Dec. 15, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Jan. 15, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Infectious Disease NIMHD Promoting Viral Suppression among Individuals from Health Disparity Populations Engaged in HIV Care (R01 Clinical Trial Required) LOI due: Dec. 15, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Jan. 15, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Neuroscience  NSF Integrative Strategies for Understanding Neural and Cognitive Systems (NCS) LOI due (for FRONTIERS only): Dec. 15, 2020, 5 p.m. PT; Application due: Feb. 15, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations NIH Blueprint for Neuroscience Research: Functional Neural Circuits of Interoception (R01, Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Application due: Dec. 18, 2020, 5 p.m. PT

Cancer NCI Cancer Intervention and Surveillance Modeling Network (CISNET) Incubator Program for New Cancer Sites (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Dec. 20, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Jan. 20, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryNCI and NIDCR Specialized Programs of Research Excellence (SPOREs) in Human Cancers for Years 2021, 2022, 2023 (P50 Clinical Trial Required) LOI due: Dec. 25, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Jan. 25, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Neurology NINDS Research Education Programs for Residents and Fellows in Neurological Disorders and Stroke (R25 – Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Dec. 25, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Jan. 25, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

January 2021

Multidisciplinary NIA MD-PhD Training Program in Alzheimer’s Disease and Its Related Dementias and the Behavioral and Social Sciences (T32) LOI due: Jan. 3, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Feb. 3, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Aging NIA Paul B. Beeson Emerging Leaders Career Development Award in Aging (K76 Clinical Trial Required) LOI due: Jan. 3, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Feb. 3, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

HIV/AIDS  NICHD Program Project Grants for HIV Research (P01 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Jan. 3, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Feb. 3, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Infectious Disease NIAID Cohort Studies To Improve Our Understanding of Influenza Immunity, Vaccine Response and Effectiveness in Older Adults (65 years and older) (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Jan. 4, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Feb. 4, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Biomedical NLM Computational Approaches to Curation at Scale for Biomedical Research Assets (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Jan. 5, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Feb. 5, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryHRSA Maternal and Child Health (MCH) Leadership, Education, and Advancement in Undergraduate Pathways (LEAP) Training Program Deadline: Jan. 7, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary NIAID A Multidisciplinary Approach to Study Vaccine-elicited Immunity and Efficacy against Malaria (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Jan. 8, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Feb. 8, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations BRAIN Initiative: Pilot resources for brain cell type-specific access and manipulation across vertebrate species (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Jan. 11, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Feb. 11, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Infectious Disease NIAID Understanding Evolutionary Dynamics of Influenza to Inform and Improve Vaccine Strain Selection (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Jan. 11, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Feb. 11, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryNIEHS RESolution of InflammaTion in EnvirOnmentally Related diseasE (RESTORE) (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Jan. 11, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Feb. 11, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Infectious Disease NIAID Coccidioidomycosis Collaborative Research Centers (U19 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Jan. 18, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Feb. 18, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary NIH Common Fund Discovery of the Genetic Basis of Childhood Cancers and of Structural Birth Defects: Gabriella Miller Kids First Pediatric Research Program (X01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Jan. 19, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Feb. 19, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryNIH Common Fund Pilot Projects Enhancing Utility and Usage of Common Fund Data Sets (R03 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Jan. 19, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Feb. 19, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations Stephen I. Katz Early Stage Investigator Research Project Grant (R01 Basic Experimental Studies with Humans Required) and (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: Jan. 26, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryNLM Grants for Scholarly Works in Biomedicine and Health (G13 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Jan. 26, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Feb. 26, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

February 2021

Substance Abuse  NIDA Mentored Clinical Scientist Development Program Award in Substance Use and Substance Use Disorder Research (K12 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Feb. 1, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 1, 2021, 5 p.m. PDT

Multidisciplinary NIA and NINDS Treatments for Lewy Body Dementias–Exploratory Clinical Trial (U01 Clinical Trial Required) LOI due: Feb. 2, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 2, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary NIDDK Toward ElucidAting MechanismS of HIV Pathogenesis within the Mission of the NIDDK (Pathogenesis TEAMS) (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Feb. 3, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 3, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations Discovery of Cell-based Chemical Probes for Novel Brain Targets (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) and Discovery of in vivo Chemical Probes for the Nervous System (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) For R01: Feb. 5, 2021, 5 p.m. PT; For R21: Feb. 16, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Dentistry NIDCR National Dental Practice-Based Research Network Clinical Trial or Observational Study Planning and Implementation Cooperative Agreement (UG3/UH3 Clinical Trial Optional) Application due: Feb. 9, 2021, 5 p.m. PT; subsequent rounds due in June and Oct. 2021

Multidisciplinary  Multiple NIH Organizations BRAIN Initiative Cell Census Network (BICCN) Scalable Technologies and Tools for Brain Cell Census (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Feb. 10, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 10, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Neurology NINDS Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) for Training of Postdoctoral Fellows (F32 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: Feb. 11, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations Notice of Special Interest to Encourage Eligible NIH HEAL Initiative Awardees to Apply for PA-20-222: Research Supplements to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research (Admin Supp – Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: Feb. 15, 2021, 5 p.m. PT; subsequent due date May 15, 2021

Cancer NCI and ODP Social and Behavioral Intervention Research to Address Modifiable Risk Factors for Cancer in Rural Populations (R01 Clinical Trial Required) LOI due: Feb. 15, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 15, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary NIAAA and NIDA Providing Research Education Experiences to Enhance Diversity in the Next Generation of Substance Use and Addiction Scientists (R25 Clinical Trials Not Allowed) LOI due: Feb. 15, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 15, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryNIAID HIV Vaccine Research and Design (HIVRAD) Program (P01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Feb. 15, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 15, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary  NIAID and NIMH New Technologies for the In vivo Delivery of Gene Therapeutics for an HIV Cure (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Feb. 17, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 17, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Cancer NCI Assay Validation of High Quality Markers for Clinical Studies in Cancer (UH2/UH3 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) and (UH3 Clinical Trials Not Allowed) Deadline: Feb. 18, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary  NIAMS Mechanistic Ancillary Studies to Ongoing Clinical Projects (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) and (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Feb. 18, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 18, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

March 2021

MultidisciplinaryNIAID and NICHD Development of the Fetal Immune System (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: March 7, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: April 7, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

April 2021

Multidisciplinary NSF Non-Academic Research Internships for Graduate Students (INTERN) Supplemental Funding Opportunity Deadline: April 15, 2021

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations Intervention Research to Improve Native American Health (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) and (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: April 17, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: May 17, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Mental Health NIMH Advanced Laboratories for Accelerating the Reach and Impact of Treatments for Youth and Adults with Mental Illness (ALACRITY) Research Centers (P50 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: April 17, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: May 17, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary  Multiple NIH Organizations Countermeasures Against Chemical Threats (CounterACT) Exploratory/Developmental Projects (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: April 26, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: May 26, 2021, 5 p.m. PDT

MultidisciplinaryNIAAA Integrative Neuroscience Initiative on Alcoholism (INIA) Consortia (U01 Clinical Trial Optional), Administrative Resource Core (U24) (Clinical Trial Optional) and Research Resource (U24) (Clinical Trial Optional) Deadline: LOI due: April 26, 2021, 5 p.m. PT; Application due: May 26, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Drug Abuse NIDA Population Assessment of Tobacco and Health (PATH) Study Biospecimen Access (X01) Deadline: April 30, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

August 2021

Multidisciplinary NIMH Developmental AIDS Research Centers on Mental Health and HIV/AIDS (P30 Clinical Trial Optional) and NIMH AIDS Research Center on Mental Health and HIV/AIDS (P30 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Aug. 13, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Aug. 25, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Open

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

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

Biology NSF Division of Molecular and Cellular Biosciences: Investigator-initiated research projects (MCB) Deadline: Open

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

Biology NSF Infrastructure Innovation for Biological Research (Innovation) Deadline: Open

Biology NSF Transitions to Excellence in Molecular and Cellular Biosciences Research (Transitions) Deadline: Open

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November

Cancer Pancreatic Cancer Action Network Career Development Awards Deadline: Nov. 20, 2020, 10 p.m. PT

Mental Health Movember First Responders Grant Program Deadline: Nov. 23, 2020, 2 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Policies for Action: Public Policy Research to Advance Racial Equity and Racial Justice LOI due: Nov. 24, 2020, noon PT; Application due: April 7, 2021, noon PT
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NeurologyAmerican Academy of Sleep Medicine Foundation Strategic Research Award LOI due: Nov. 30, 2020, 9:59 p.m. PT; Application due: March 5, 2021, 9:59 p.m. PT

Cancer  American Association for Cancer Research Clinical Oncology Research (CORE) Training Fellowships Deadline: Nov. 30, 2020, 10 a.m. PT

December

Multidisciplinary American Association of University Women Selected Professions Fellowships Deadline: Dec. 1, 2020, 9:59 p.m. PT

Transplantation Medicine  American Society of Transplantation Fellowship Research Grants Deadline: Dec. 1, 2020, 11:59 p.m. PT

CancerDamon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation Physician-Scientist Training Award Application Guidelines Deadline: Dec. 1, 2020, 1 p.m. PT
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CancerDamon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation Quantitative Biology Fellowship Award Deadline: Dec. 1, 2020, 1 p.m. PT
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Cancer Desmoid Tumor Research Foundation Request for Proposals Deadline: Dec. 1, 2020

Multidisciplinary Lymphatic Education and Research Network Centers of Excellence LOI due: Dec. 1, 2020; Application due: Jan. 31, 2021

Medical Libraries Medical Library Association Naomi C. Broering Latinx Heritage Grant Deadline: Dec. 1, 2020, 9:59 p.m. PT

Cardiology  Myocarditis Foundation Research Grants Deadline: Dec. 1, 2020

Neurosurgery Neurosurgery Research & Education Foundation Clinical Fellowship Grants Deadline: Dec. 1, 2020, 10 p.m. PT

Plastic Surgery  Plastic Surgery Foundation Directed Research Grant in Breast Implant Safety Deadline: Dec. 1, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PT

Plastic Surgery  Plastic Surgery Foundation Pilot Research Grant Deadline: Dec. 1, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PT

Surgery Plastic Surgery Foundation PSF/MTF Biologics Allograft Tissue Research Grant Deadline: Dec. 1, 2020

Rheumatology  Rheumatology Research Foundation Rheumatology Future Physician Scientist Award Deadline: Dec. 1, 2020

Cancer Rivkin Center for Ovarian Cancer Pilot Study Awards Deadline: Dec. 1, 2020, 2 p.m. PT

Cancer  Rivkin Center for Ovarian Cancer Scientific Scholar Awards Deadline: Dec. 1, 2020, 2 p.m. PT

Nursing  Sigma Foundation for Nursing and Jonas Philanthropies Collaborative Research Grant Deadline: Dec. 1, 2020

Surgery Arthroscopy Association of North America Research Grants Deadline: Dec. 4, 2020

NeurologyTourette Association of America Young Investigator Award Pre-proposal due: Dec. 4, 2020; Full proposal due: Feb. 1, 2021

Pulmonology Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Pilot and Feasibility Awards Deadline: Dec. 7, 2020, 2 p.m. PT

Pulmonology Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Research Grants Deadline: Dec. 7, 2020, 2 p.m. PT

Neuroscience McKnight Endowment Fund for Neuroscience 2021 McKnight Technological Innovations in Neuroscience LOI due: Dec. 7, 2020; Application due: April 26, 2021

Cancer DKMS Stiftung Leben Spenden John Hansen Research Grant Deadline: Dec. 8, 2020, 3 p.m. PT

Nephrology American Society of Nephrology Ben J. Lipps Research Fellowship Program Deadline: Dec. 9, 2020, 11 a.m. PT

Nephrology American Society of Nephrology William and Sandra Bennett Clinical Scholars Program Deadline: Dec. 9, 2020, 11 a.m. PT

Pulmonology  American Lung Association Allergic Respiratory Diseases Award Deadline: Dec. 10, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PT

Pulmonology  American Lung Association Catalyst Award Deadline: Dec. 10, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PT

Pulmonology  American Lung Association Dalsemer Research Grant Deadline: Dec. 10, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PT

Pulmonology  American Lung Association Innovation Award Deadline: Dec. 10, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PT

Pulmonology  American Lung Association Public Policy Research Award Deadline: Dec. 10, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PT

Urology American Urological Association Urology Care Foundation Residency Research Awards LOI due: Dec. 10, 2020, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Jan. 7, 2021, 2 p.m. PT

NeurologyMichael J. Fox Foundation Edmond J. Safra Fellowship in Movement Disorders Deadline: Dec. 10, 2020

MultidisciplinaryNational Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine Ford Foundation Fellowship Programs Dissertation and Postdoctoral applications: Dec. 10, 2020, 2 p.m. PT; Predoctoral applications: Dec. 17, 2020, 2 p.m. PT

Surgery American Society of Breast Surgeons Foundation Research Grants Deadline: Dec. 11, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PT

NeurologyMichael J. Fox Foundation ASAP Collaborative Research Network: Circuitry and Brain-body Interactions Deadline: Pre-proposal due: Dec. 11, 2020, 2 p.m. PT; Full proposal due: April 13, 2021, 2 p.m. PT

Neurology Misophonia Research Fund Misophonia Research Grants Deadline: LOI due: Dec. 11, 2020, 9:59 p.m. PT; Application due: March 12, 2021, 9:59 p.m. PT

Women’s Health American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Warren H. Pearse Women’s Health Policy Research Award Deadline: Dec. 15, 2020

Rhinology American Rhinologic Society Grants LOI due: Dec. 15, 2020, 8:59 p.m. PT; Application due: Jan. 15, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary Foundation for a Smoke-free World COVID-19, Smoking, and Nicotine Research Deadline: Dec. 15, 2020, 5 a.m. PT

Cancer Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation RUNX1 Early Career Investigator Grant Program Deadline: Dec. 16, 2020, 5 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health Data for Action: (Data Access Award) Brief proposal due: Dec. 17, 2020, noon PT; Full proposal due: April 15, 2021, noon PT
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Cancer Health and Environmental Science Institute THRIVE Grants Deadline: LOI due: Dec. 31, 2020; Application due: March 15, 2021

January 2021

Neuroscience  McKnight Endowment Fund for Neuroscience 2021 McKnight Scholar Awards Deadline: Jan. 4, 2021

Multidisciplinary Doris Duke Charitable Foundation Physician Scientist Fellowship Deadline: Jan. 5, 2021, noon PT

UrologyAmerican Urological Association Urology Care Foundation Summer Medical Student Fellowship Deadline: Jan. 7, 2021, 2 p.m. PT

Dermatology National Psoriasis Foundation Research Grants Program Deadline: Jan. 13, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Cancer American Institute for Cancer Research Investigator-Initiated Research Grant Program LOI due: Jan. 22, 2021; Application due: May 14, 2021

Urology American Urological Association Urology Care Foundation Summer Medical Student Fellowship Deadline: Jan. 22, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

March 2021

Cancer Mark Foundation Endeavor Awards Deadline: LOI due: March 1, 2021; Application due: July 2021
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Open

Substance Abuse Charles Koch Foundation Substance Abuse Research Grants Deadline: Rolling

Neurology Cure SMA Newborn Screening for Spinal Muscular Atrophy Program Deadline: Rolling

Pulmonology Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Path to a Cure: Industry Award Program Deadline: Rolling, but LOI required

Multidisciplinary Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Evidence for Action: Investigator-Initiated Research to Build a Culture of Health Deadline: Open
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Multidisciplinary Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Pioneering Ideas: Exploring the Future to Build a Culture of Health Deadline: Rolling
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Ophthalmology SFARI Supplement to Enhance Equity and Diversity (SEED) Deadline: Rolling
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