OHSU Funding Alerts: Week of January 14, 2021

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
Cancer Research Institute Irvington Postdoctoral Fellowship Program
What:
Provides support to fund and train young immunologists and cancer immunologists at top universities and research centers around the world
Who should apply: Postdocs working in immunology or cancer immunology fields who will have a doctoral degree by the date of award activation and will not have more than five years of postdoc experience
Award: $175,500/three years

Deadline: Internal submission due: Feb. 1, 2021; Application due: April 1, 2021
Apply through the CAP


Multidisciplinary FIC and NCI International Research Scientist Development Award (IRSDA) (K01) Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed and International Research Scientist Development Award (IRSDA) (K01 Independent Clinical Trial Required)
What: Provides support and protected time for a research career development experience in a low- or middle-income country with the goal of an independently-funded research career focused on global health
Who should apply: Postdocs and junior faculty who are within two year of their doctoral degree and have research experience beyond their doctoral training
Award: Up to $700,000/up to five years
Deadline: March 9, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Infectious DiseaseNIAID Tuberculosis Research Advancement Centers (P30 Clinical Trials Not Allowed)
What: 
Supports applications for the Tuberculosis Research Advancement Centers (TRACs) program with the goal of providing administrative and shared research support to foster and elevate multidisciplinary tuberculosis research and provide mentorship to new investigators
Who should apply: Anyone with an interest in providing support to the TRACs
Award: Up to $3 million/up to five years
Deadline: Internal submission due: March 15, 2021; LOI due: May 15, 2021, 5 p.m. PT (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: June 15, 2021, 5 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP


Neurology Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative Bridge to Independence Award Program
What:
Supports early-career scientists in autism research by facilitating their transition to research independence and providing grant funding at the start of their professorships
Who should apply: Autism researchers who have fewer than six years of postdoctoral or otherwise mentored training (the 2020 calendar year will not be counted towards the program’s postdoctoral term limits) and are currently in non-independent and mentored training positions

Award: Up to $495,000/up to three years

Deadline: April 12, 2021
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

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 

Pediatrics Friends of Doernbecher Grant Program
What: Supports clinical and research projects and programs at OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital; pediatric-related research projects and programs that impact children’s health are supported by the program
Who should apply: OHSU and Doernbecher faculty, clinical and research staff, graduate students, medical students, fellows and postdoctoral fellows
Award: Up to $50,000/one year
Deadline: Feb. 19, 2021, 5 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 

Cancer Cancer Research Institute Irvington Postdoctoral Fellowship Program
What: Provides support to fund and train young immunologists and cancer immunologists at top universities and research centers around the world
Who should apply: Postdocs working in immunology or cancer immunology fields who will have a doctoral degree by the date of award activation and will not have more than five years of postdoc experience
Award: $175,500/three years
Deadline: Internal submission due: Feb. 1, 2021, 11:59 p.m. PT; Application due: April 1, 2021
Apply through the CAP

Multidisciplinary Association of American Medical Colleges Herbert W. Nickens Faculty Fellowship
What: Supports junior faculty members who demonstrate leadership potential in addressing inequity in medical education and health care
Who should apply: Full-time assistant professors who have held their position from no earlier than July 1, 2017 and have received only one appointment as assistant professor
Award: $25,000/one year
Deadline: Internal submission due: Feb. 2, 2021, 11:59 p.m. PT; Application due: April 2, 2021
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

Cancer V Foundation V Scholar Cancer Research Grant
What: Supports tenure track faculty early in their cancer research by funding a variety of projects, from laboratory based fundamental to bench to bedside research
Who should apply: 
Tenure-track assistant professors who have been in their position for less than five years and have at least two years of postdoctoral training
Award:
Up to $200,000/up to two years
Deadline: Internal submission: Feb. 2, 2021; Application due: Likely April 2021
This competition has not yet been announced by Vascular Cures. Dates and guidelines are subject to change.
Apply through the CAP

Cancer V Foundation Translational Cancer Research Grant Program
What: Supports translational adult cancer projects that move a novel strategy from the laboratory into a human clinical trial or use specimens from a clinical trial to develop biomarkers or mechanisms
Who should apply: Tenure-track and tenured cancer research faculty who are U.S. citizens or have a temporary or permanent legal permit to work in the U.S.
Award: Up to $600,000/up to three years
Deadline: Internal submission: Feb. 16, 2021; Application due: Likely April 2021
This competition has not yet been announced by Vascular Cures. Dates and guidelines are subject to change.
Apply through the CAP

Genomics ‖ NHGRI Genomic Research Experiences for Genetic Counselors and Data Scientists
What: Supports research education activities in the mission areas of the NHGRI through two programs: Research Experience in Genomic Research for Data Scientists (R25) and Mentored Research Experiences for Genetic Counselors (R25)
Who should apply: For Data Scientist award, established investigators with significant research funding from NIH in genomics data science; for Genetic Counselor award, established investigators with funded research in genomics such as genomic medicine, ethical, legal and social issues in genomics and genomic epidemiology
Award: Up to $1.25 million/up to five years
Deadline: Internal submission due: Feb. 25, 2021; LOI due: April 25, 2021, 5 p.m. PT (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: May 25, 2021, 5 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP

New this week!
Infectious Disease NIAID Tuberculosis Research Advancement Centers (P30 Clinical Trials Not Allowed)
What: Supports applications for the Tuberculosis Research Advancement Centers (TRACs) program with the goal of providing administrative and shared research support to foster and elevate multidisciplinary tuberculosis research and provide mentorship to new investigators
Who should apply: Anyone with an interest in providing support to the TRACs
Award: Up to $3 million/up to five years
Deadline: Internal submission due: March 15, 2021; LOI due: May 15, 2021, 5 p.m. PT (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: June 15, 2021, 5 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP

Translational Science ‖ NCATS New Chemistries for Un-drugged Targets through A Specialized Platform for Innovative Research Exploration (ASPIRE) Collaborative Research Program (UG3/UH3 Clinical Trials Not Allowed)
What: Supports translational and clinical research between NCATS intramural scientists and the extramural community to develop approaches that will develop new chemistries towards previously undrugged biological targets across many human conditions
Who should apply: At least one intramural scientist must be either a PI or collaborator; the program requires the full collaboration of the extramural PI of the applicant institution and the intramural investigator(s)
Award: For UG3: Up to $1.5 million/up to two years; For UH3: Up to $4/up to four years; maximum total duration is five years
Deadline: Internal submission due: April 8, 2021; LOI due: June 8, 2021, 5 p.m. PT (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: July 8, 2021, 5 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP

Merit Prizes and Awards 

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

Hematology NHLBI Hope for Sickle Cell Disease Challenge
What: Competition to award innovative information dissemination tools, instruments or devices that help spread evidence-based information about sickle cell disease so people living with the disease can live healthier lives
Who should apply: Teams of at least three and no more than five full-time undergraduate or graduate students with a team mentor
Award: Up to $50,000 total divided among up to three winners
Deadline: Register by: Feb. 26, 2021 8:59 p.m. PT; Submit by: March 26, 2021 8:59 p.m. PT

Cancer National Foundation for Cancer Research Salisbury Award Competition for Entrepreneurial Translational Research
What: Encourages scientists and early stage startups to translate their discoveries into therapies that can improve the lives of cancer patients and advance promising research innovations onto the path of commercialization
Who should apply: Investigators with translational cancer research projects that are associated with promising scientific discoveries, have viable clinical trial approval prospects and whose intellectual property has not yet been licensed or acquired by parties outside of the applying institution
Award: $5,000, $3,000 and $2,000 for first, second and third place, respectively
Deadline: Feb. 28, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary  Science & PINS Prize for Neuromodulation
What: Honors innovative research that modulates neural activity through physical (electrical, magnetic, optical) stimulation of targeted sites in the nervous system with implications for translational medicine
Who should apply: Investigators who are younger than 45, received their degree in the last 10 years and submitting work that was performed in the last three years
Award: $25,000
Deadline: March 15, 2021

NIH Federal Opportunities

This week the NIH released funding opportunities concerning macaque colonies, brain aging and diabetes. We’ve highlighted some opportunities of potential interest below.

Pharmacology CDER Physiologically Based Pharmacokinetic (PBPK) Models of Oral Absorption to Simulate the Results of Bioequivalence Studies (U01) Clinical Trials Optional
What: Supports proposals to expand the application of oral pharmacokinetic models to emerging issues in generic drug fields by providing the ability to simulate bioequivalence studies under various conditions; multiple CDER FOAs were released this week, so check them out if drug evaluation is within your research field
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in pharmacokinetic models and bioequivalence studies
Award: Up to $600,000/up to two years      
Deadline: LOI due: Jan. 29, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 15, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Cancer NCI Notice of Special Interest: Leveraging Population-based Cancer Registry Data to Study Health Disparities
What: Supports research to understand why disparities in cancer treatment and outcomes persist by identifying factors contributing to disparities and their relative importance
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in health disparities in cancer treatment
Award: Dependent upon FOA
Deadline: Open from Feb. 5, 2021, through May 7, 2023

Multidisciplinary NIH Common Fund Cellular Senescence Network: Technology Development and Application (UG3/UH3 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What: Supports accelerated proof-of-principle demonstration and validation of promising tools, techniques and methods that can be integrated, scaled and applied to multiple human tissues; see also Cellular Senescence Network: Consortium Organization and Data Coordinating Center (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) and Cellular Senescence Network: Tissue Mapping Centers (U54 – Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in cellular senescence
Award: Not limited/up to five years   
Deadline: LOI due: Feb. 8, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 8, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary NHLBI and NIDDK Understanding and Reducing Cardiovascular Disease in Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus (R01 – Clinical Trial Optional)
What: Supports research that enhances the understanding of the pathophysiology and epidemiology of cardiovascular disease among individuals with Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus and advances the development of interventions to reduce CVD risk among these individuals
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in cardiovascular disease and Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus
Award: Up to $2.5 million/up to five years   
Deadline: LOI due: Feb. 15, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 15, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Neurology NIA Regulation of Brain Regional and Cell Type Specific Proteome Dynamics in Aging and Alzheimer’s Disease (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What: Supports collaborative approaches to design and implement novel, single-cell-based proteomic platforms to comprehensively characterize the dynamics of neuronal proteomes during the course of aging and Alzheimer’s disease
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in brain regional and cell-type-specific proteome dynamics in aging
Award: Up to $3.75 million/up to five years   
Deadline: LOI due: Feb. 18, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 18, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary FIC and NCI International Research Scientist Development Award (IRSDA) (K01) Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed and International Research Scientist Development Award (IRSDA) (K01 Independent Clinical Trial Required)
What: Provides support and protected time to advanced postdoctoral U.S. research scientists and recently-appointed U.S. junior faculty for an intensive, mentored research career development experience in a low- or middle-income country with the goal of an independently-funded research career focused on global health
Who should apply: Postdocs and junior faculty who received their doctoral degree least two years prior to the application deadline and have research experience beyond their doctoral training
Award: Up to $700,000 plus reimbursement of indirect costs at eight percent of direct costs/up to five years      
Deadline: March 9, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

HIV/AIDS NIDDK Priority HIV/AIDS Research within the Mission of the NIDDK (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
What: Supports HIV/AIDS research within the mission of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases that aligns with the HIV/AIDS research priorities outlined by the NIH Office of AIDS Research
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in HIV/AIDS, diabetes and/or digestive and kidney diseases
Award: Not limited/up to five years    
Deadline: May 7, 2021, 5 p.m. PT 

Other Federal Opportunities

Multidisciplinary NSF Dear Colleague Letter: Pilot Projects for Cyberinfrastructure Centers of Excellence
What:
Supports pilot projects to conceptualize or demonstrate the feasibility of eventual full-scale Centers of Excellence that aim to address identified, targeted cyberinfrastructure needs of the science, engineering and education communities supported by NSF
Who should apply: Anyone with a concept definition study or demonstration pilot idea with an interest in cyberinfrastructure
Award: Up to $1.5 million/up to two years
Deadline: Rolling

Private Opportunities

Nursing Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing National League for Nursing Grant
What: Funding to advance the science of nursing education and learning through the use of technology in the dissemination of knowledge
Who should apply:
Registered nurses with current license who hold a master’s or doctoral degree or are enrolled in a doctoral nursing program
Award: $5,000/one year
Deadline: Feb. 1, 2021

Multidisciplinary Biogen Medical Education Grants
What: Supports independent medical educational activities for healthcare professionals and researchers; a variety of disease areas including Alzheimer’s disease, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, multiple sclerosis and spinal muscular atrophy will be considered
Who should apply: Anyone with an interest in medical education
Award: Not listed
Deadline: Feb. 15, 2021

Cancer Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network Bladder Cancer Young Investigator Award and Patient-Centered Clinical Research Young Investigator Award
What: Supports early-career research scientists and clinical cancer research investigators who are studying bladder cancer and/or upper tract urothelial cancer research; for patient-centered award, investigators should be studying transformational patient-oriented clinical bladder cancer research  
Who should apply:
Bladder cancer researchers who are within six years of their professional degree or clinical training
Award: $50,000/one year
Deadline: Feb. 16, 2021, 2 p.m. PT

Anesthesiology Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation Investigator Initiated Research Grants
What: Supports research with the potential to improve patient safety and lead to the prevention of mortality and morbidity resulting from anesthesia mishaps
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in anesthesia and patient safety
Award: Up to $150,000/up to two years
Deadline: LOI due: Feb. 18, 2021, 3 p.m. PT; Application due: early August 2021  

Orthopedics Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation Injectable Orthobiologics Knee Osteoarthritis Research Grant
What: Supports investigator-initiated research focused on the broad area of injectable orthobiologics for the treatment of knee osteoarthritis
Who should apply:
Orthopedic surgeons licensed to practice in the United States who are members of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Award: $50,000/one year
Deadline: Feb. 21, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

Diabetes JDRF National Diabetes Psychology Fellowship Program
What: Funding for mentorship that can provide a training environment for a career in type 1 diabetes-relevant psychosocial research
Who should apply:
Early-stage investigators (generally within five years of most recent degree) with documented research experience, a career interest in diabetes specialized psychology and who have completed a PsyD or a PhD program
Award: Up to $65,000/one year
Deadline: Feb. 25, 2021, 2 p.m. PT

Gastroenterology American Society of Colon & Rectal Surgeons Research Grants
What: Supports research and educational programs related to colon and rectal diseases under four mechanisms: Career Development Awards, Limited Project Grants, Medical Student Research Initiation Grant and Training in Research Methodology Grants
Who should apply:
Dependent upon which grant you apply for
Award: Between $3,000 and $150,000/up to two years
Deadline: March 15, 2021

Neurology Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative Bridge to Independence Award Program
What: Supports early-career scientists in autism research by facilitating their transition to research independence and providing grant funding at the start of their professorships  
Who should apply:
Autism researchers who have fewer than six years of postdoctoral or otherwise mentored training (the 2020 calendar year will not be counted towards the program’s postdoctoral term limits) and are currently in non-independent and mentored training positions
Award: Up to $495,000/up to three years
Deadline: April 12, 2021
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Multidisciplinary Bristol Myers Squibb Foundation and National Medical Fellowships Diversity in Clinical Trials Career Development Program
What: Supports career development of early-stage investigator physicians who are underrepresented in medicine to become independent clinical trial investigators engaged in advancing health equity through their research and mentoring
Who should apply:
Early-stage investigators who identify as African American or Black, Hispanic or Latino, American Indian or Alaska Native, native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islanders or who have a demonstrated commitment to increasing diverse patient participation in clinical trials
Award: Up to $240,000/up to two years
Deadline: July 2, 2021                      

Previously Published Opportunities

Federal 

January 2021 

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) Application due: Jan. 15, 2020, 5 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary NIEHS Pediatric and Reproductive Environmental Health Scholars program (K12 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Application due: Jan. 15, 2021, 5 p.m. PT 

Multidisciplinary NIMH and NIMHD Multi-Level HIV Prevention Interventions for Individuals at the Highest Risk of HIV Infection (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) 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) Application due: Jan. 15, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations Music and Health: Understanding And Developing Music Medicine (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) and (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) For R21: LOI due: Jan. 16, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Feb. 16, 2021, 5 p.m. PT; For R01: Application due: Feb. 5, 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

Urology NIDDK GenitoUrinary Development Molecular Anatomy Project (GUDMAP) – Atlas Projects (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) and Reconfiguration of GenitoUrinary Development Molecular Anatomy Project (GUDMAP) /(Re)Building A Kidney (RBK) Data Hub (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Jan. 18, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Feb. 18, 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) LOI due: Jan. 18, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Feb. 18, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Urology CDC Epidemiologic Cohort Study of Interstitial Cystitis Application due: Jan. 19, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations NOSI: Synthetic Biology for Biomedical Applications Multiple deadlines ranging from Jan. 19, 2021 through Oct. 4, 2024

Substance Abuse NIAAA Prevention and Intervention Approaches for Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (R34 Clinical Trial Optional) and (R61/R33 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Jan. 19, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Feb. 19, 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

Cancer NCI Cancer Intervention and Surveillance Modeling Network (CISNET) Incubator Program for New Cancer Sites (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Application due: Jan. 20, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Cancer NCI Revision Applications for Incorporation of Novel NCI-Supported Technology to Accelerate Cancer Research (R01 Clinical Trial Optional), (U01 Clinical Trial Optional), (U54 Clinical Trials Optional), (P50 Clinical Trial Optional) and (P01 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Jan. 22, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Feb. 22, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Cancer NCI Technologies for Basic and Clinical Cancer Research FOAs Advanced Development and Validation of Emerging Biospecimen Science Technologies for Basic and Clinical Cancer Research (R33 Clinical Trial Not Allowed); Advanced Development and Validation of Emerging Molecular and Cellular Analysis Technologies for Basic and Clinical Cancer Research (R33 Clinical Trial Not Allowed); Innovative Biospecimen Science Technologies for Basic and Clinical Cancer Research (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed); Innovative Molecular and Cellular Analysis Technologies for Basic and Clinical Cancer Research (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Jan. 22, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Feb. 22, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary NCI and NIDCR Specialized Programs of Research Excellence (SPOREs) in Human Cancers for Years 2021, 2022, 2023 (P50 Clinical Trial Required) Application due: Jan. 25, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary NHLBI Program Project Applications (P01 Clinical Trial Optional) Deadline: Jan. 25, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Substance Abuse NIAAA Resource-Related Research Projects (R24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Application due: Jan. 25, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Mental Health ‖ NIMH Notice of Special Interest: Adopting Techniques and Tools Developed from the BRAIN Initiative Toward NIMH Strategic Research Priorities Deadline: Open from Jan. 25, 2021, through May 8, 2023

Neurology NINDS Research Education Programs for Residents and Fellows in Neurological Disorders and Stroke (R25 – Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Application due: Jan. 25, 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

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) Application due: Jan. 28, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary NCI 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) Application due: Jan. 29, 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

MultidisciplinaryNIA MD-PhD Training Program in Alzheimer’s Disease and Its Related Dementias and the Behavioral and Social Sciences (T32) 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) Application due: Feb. 3, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

HIV/AIDS NICHD Program Project Grants for HIV Research (P01 Clinical Trial Optional) Application due: Feb. 3, 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

Multidisciplinary NSF Mid-scale Research Infrastructure-2 (Mid-scale RI-2) LOI due: Feb. 3, 2021 5 p.m. PT; Preliminary proposal due: March 5, 2021, 5 p.m. PT; Application due: Sept. 20, 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) Application due: Feb. 4, 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) LOI due (for U01 only): Feb. 4, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 4, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations Addressing Health Disparities among Immigrant Populations through Effective Interventions (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) and Addressing the Etiology of Health Disparities and Health Advantages Among Immigrant Populations (R01 Clinical trial not allowed) For Clinical Trial Not Allowed: Feb. 5, 2021, 5 p.m. PT; For Clinical Trial Optional: May 7, 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

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations NOSI: Academy of Finland (AKA) – National Institutes of Health (NIH) Partnership Program Rolling from Feb. 5, 2021 through Jan. 8, 2024

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) Application due: Feb. 5, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Ophthalmology NEI Notice of Special Interest for the NEI Anterior Segment Initiative (ASI): Identification and Development of New Biomarkers and Effective methods to Diagnose Dry Eye Disease Deadline: Open from Feb. 5, 2021, through May 8, 2023

Substance Abuse NHGRI NOSI: High-throughput Molecular and Cellular Phenotyping Deadline: Open from Feb. 5, 2021 through Jan. 10, 2024

Audiology NIDCD Cooperative Agreement for Clinical Trials in Communication Disorders (U01 – Clinical Trial Required) and Low Risk Clinical Trials in Communication Disorders (R01 Clinical Trial Required) For R01: Feb. 5, 2021, 5 p.m. PT; For U01: LOI due: Jan. 11, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Feb. 10, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryNIDDK High Risk Multi-Center Clinical Study Cooperative Agreement (U01 Clinical Trial Required) and High Risk Multi-Center Clinical Study Implementation Planning Cooperative Agreements (U34 Clinical Trial Optional) For U01: (Standard dates apply) Application due: Feb. 5, 2021, 5 p.m. PT; For U34: LOI due: May 9, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: June 9, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Biomedical NLM Computational Approaches to Curation at Scale for Biomedical Research Assets (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Application due: Feb. 5, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryNIAID A Multidisciplinary Approach to Study Vaccine-elicited Immunity and Efficacy against Malaria (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Application due: Feb. 8, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryNIDA Leveraging Big Data Science to Elucidate the Mechanisms of HIV Activity and Interaction with Substance Use Disorder (R01 – Clinical Trials Not Allowed) and (R21 – Clinical Trials Not Allowed) Application due: Feb. 9, 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

Mental HealthNIMH and ORWH Mood and Psychosis Symptoms during the Menopause Transition (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) and (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) Application due: Feb. 9, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

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

DentistryNIDCR Engaging the dental workforce to end the HIV epidemic in the U.S. (UG3/UH3 Clinical Trial Required) Application due: Feb. 10, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations BRAIN Initiative: Pilot resources for brain cell type-specific access and manipulation across vertebrate species (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Application due: Feb. 11, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Request for InformationNCI Inviting Comments and Suggestions on the Surgeon-Scientist effort requirement on K08 awards from the National Cancer Institute Respond by: Feb. 11, 2021

Infectious DiseaseNIAID Understanding Evolutionary Dynamics of Influenza to Inform and Improve Vaccine Strain Selection (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Application due: Feb. 11, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryNIEHS RESolution of InflammaTion in EnvirOnmentally Related diseasE (RESTORE) (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Application due: Feb. 11, 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

Substance AbuseNIAAA Improving Health Disparities in Alcohol Health Services (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) 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

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

Dentistry NIDCR Small Grant Program for New Investigators (R03 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: Feb. 16, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Emergency Medicine NIGMS Exploring the Scientific Value of Existing or New Sepsis Human Biospecimen Collections (R21/R33 – Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: Feb. 16, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Biomedicine NSF Smart Health and Biomedical Research in the Era of Artificial Intelligence and Advanced Data Science (SCH) Deadline: Feb. 16, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations Detection of HIV for Self-Testing (R61/R33 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Feb. 17, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 17, 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

Audiology NIDCD Mentored Career Development Award for Postdoctorate Au.D./Ph.D. Audiologists (K01 Clinical Trial Required), (K01 Independent Basic Experimental Studies with Humans Required) and (K01 No Independent Clinical Trials) Deadline: Feb. 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

Cancer NCI Cellular Cancer Biology Imaging Research (CCBIR) Program (U54, Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Feb. 18, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 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

Bioengineering NSF Reproducible Cells and Organoids via Directed-Differentiation Encoding (RECODE) Preliminary proposal due: Feb. 18, 2021, 5 p.m. PT; Application due: May 18, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Neurology NICHD Notice of Special Interest: Discovery of the Genetic Basis of Conditions Associated with Down Syndrome for the INCLUDE (INvestigation of Co-occurring conditions across the Lifespan to Understand Down syndromE) Project (X01) Deadline: Feb. 19, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Audiology NIDCD Early Career Research(ECR) Award (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) Deadline: Feb. 26, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

March 2021

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations Notice of Special Interest: Administrative Supplement for Research and Capacity Building Efforts Related to Bioethical Issues (Admin Supp Clinical Trial Optional) Deadline: March 5, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

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

Audiology NIDCD Research Dissertation Fellowship for Au.D. Audiologists (F32) LOI due: March 8, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: April 8, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Neurology NIA Notice of Special Interest: Sensory and Motor System Changes as Predictors of Preclinical Alzheimer’s Disease Deadline: Open from March 11, 2021, through Nov. 13, 2021

Genomics NSF Enabling Discovery through GEnomics (EDGE) Deadline: March 16, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryNSF Future of Work at the Human-Technology Frontier: Core Research (FW-HTF) Deadline: March 23, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Neurology NSF Dear Colleague Letter: Interdisciplinary Frontiers of Understanding the Brain Deadline: March 31, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

April 2021

Rheumatology NIAMS Centers of Research Translation (CORT) (P50 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: April 11, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: May 11, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

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

May 2021

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations Multidisciplinary Studies of HIV/AIDS and Aging (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) and (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) Deadline: May 7, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Cancer NCI Advanced Development of Informatics Technologies for Cancer Research and Management (U24 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: May 8, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: June 8, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Cancer NCI Development of Innovative Informatics Methods and Algorithms for Cancer Research and Management (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: May 8, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: June 8, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Cancer NCI Early-Stage Development of Informatics Technologies for Cancer Research and Management (U01 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: May 8, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: June 8, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Cancer NCI Sustained Support for Informatics Technologies for Cancer Research and Management (U24 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: May 8, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: June 8, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Cancer NCI Revision Applications to Support the Application of Informatics Technology for Cancer Research: (R01 Clinical Trials Optional), (U01 Clinical Trials Optional) and (U24 Clinical Trial Optional) For R01 and U01: LOI due: May 8, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: June 8, 2021, 5 p.m. PT; For U24: LOI due: May 9, 2020 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: June 9, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Cancer NCI Notice of Special Interest: Administrative Supplement Opportunity to Support Global Cancer Stigma Research Deadline: May 15, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Aging NIA Aging Effects on Osteoimmunology (R01 Clinical Trials Not Allowed) LOI due: May 15, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: June 15, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

June 2021

Translational Science NCATS Virtual Approaches Towards New Chemistries for Un-drugged Targets through A Specialized Platform for Innovative Research Exploration (ASPIRE) Collaborative Research Program (U18 Clinical Trials Not Allowed) LOI due: June 8, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: July 8, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Ophthalmology NEI Institutional Mentored Physician Scientist Award (K12 Clinical Trial Optional) Deadline: June 9, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryNCI, NIAAA and NIDA Multi-Site Studies for System-Level Implementation of Substance Use Prevention and Treatment Services (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) and (R34 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: June 19, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: July 19, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Substance Abuse NIDA Translational Avant-Garde Award for Development of Medication to Treat Substance Use Disorders (UG3/UH3 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: June 26, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: July 26, 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

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations NIH Countermeasures Against Chemical Threats (CounterACT) Research Centers of Excellence (U54 – Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Aug. 14, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Sept. 14, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Open

Substance Abuse NIAAA NOSI: Advances in Research for the Treatment, Services, and Recovery of Alcohol Use Disorder Deadline: Open through Sept. 8, 2023

Multidisciplinary NHLBI and NIEHS NOSI: Stimulating Intervention Research to Reduce Cardiopulmonary Impacts of Particulate Matter in Air Pollution among High-Risk Populations Deadline: Open through Sept. 7, 2025

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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January 2021 

Multidisciplinary Data for Health Initiative Global Grants Program Deadline: Jan. 15, 2021, 9 p.m. PT

Nursing Johnson & Johnson Nurses Innovate QuickFire Challenge on Mental Health Deadline: Jan. 15, 2021

MultidisciplinaryNew York Academy of Medicine David E. Rogers Student Fellowship Award Deadline: Jan. 15, 2021

Sports Medicine American College of Sports Medicine Clinical Sports Medicine Endowment Deadline: Jan. 22, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

Sports Medicine American College of Sports Medicine NASA Space Physiology Research Grant Deadline: Jan. 22, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

Sports Medicine American College of Sports Medicine Paffenbarger-Blair Fund for Epidemiological Research on Physical Activity Deadline: Jan. 22, 2021, 8:59 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

Rheumatology Pfizer Rheumatology Competitive Grant Program Deadline: Jan. 22, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

Aging American Federation for Aging Research Glenn Foundation for Medical Research LOI due: Jan. 25, 2021; Application due: May 2021

CancerAstellas and Pfizer Independent Medical Education Grant Applications in Oncology – Prostate Cancer Deadline: Jan. 28, 2021

Multidisciplinary L’Oréal USA For Women in Science Deadline: Jan. 29, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

Psychology American Psychological Association Div. 37 Diane J. Willis Early Career Award Deadline: Jan. 31, 2021

February 2021

Mental Health American College Health Foundation College Well-Being Funding Opportunity Deadline: Feb. 1, 2021

Mental Health American College Health Foundation FirstRisk Advisors Initiatives in College Mental/Behavioral Health Deadline: Feb. 1, 2021

Psychology American Psychological Association Alice F. Chang Cancer Wellness Grant Deadline: Feb. 1, 2021

Neurosurgery Craig H. Neilsen Foundation Creating Opportunity & Independence Grants Deadline: Feb. 1, 2021, 2 p.m. PT

Cancer Jane Coffin Childs Memorial Fund for Medical Research Postdoctoral Fellowship Program Deadline: Feb. 1, 2021

Multidisciplinary Motorola Solutions Foundation Grant Program LOI due: Feb. 1, 2021; Application due: April 15, 2021

Pharmacology PhRMA Foundation Pharmacoeconomics, Real World Data and Health Outcomes Program Deadline: Feb. 1, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

Cancer Sarcoma Foundation of America Research Grants Deadline: Feb. 1, 2021, 2 p.m. PT

CancerAmerican Association for Cancer Research Lustgarten Foundation-AACR Career Development Award for Pancreatic Cancer Research in Honor of Ruth Bader Ginsburg Deadline: Feb. 4, 2021, 10 a.m. PT

Neurology Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation Funding Opportunities For Core Funding: LOI due: Feb. 5, 2021, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: April 16, 2021, 2 p.m. PT; For Partner Funding: LOI due: Feb. 5, 2021, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: March 19, 2021, 2 p.m. PT
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Cancer American Society for Radiation Oncology Minority Summer Fellowship Award Deadline: Feb. 5, 2021

Emergency Medicine Emergency Medicine Foundation Health Disparities Research Grant Deadline: Feb. 5, 2021

Emergency Medicine Emergency Medicine Foundation and Society for Academic Emergency Medicine Medical Student Research Grant Deadline: Feb. 5, 2021

Emergency MedicineEmergency Medicine Foundation Pilot Project Grant Deadline: Feb. 5, 2021

Cancer Leukemia Research Foundation Hollis Brownstein Research Grants Program LOI due: Feb. 5, 2021, 10 a.m. PT; Application due: April 5, 2021, 10 a.m. PT

Orthopedics American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Research Grants Deadline: Feb. 8, 2021

Surgery American Society of Transplant Surgeons Collaborative Scientist Grant Deadline: Feb. 8, 2021

SurgeryAmerican Society of Transplant Surgeons Faculty Development Grant Deadline: Feb. 8, 2021, 2 p.m. PT

Hematology National Hemophilia Foundation Judith Graham Pool Postdoctoral Research Fellowships LOI due: Feb. 8, 2021, 6 a.m. PT; Application due: March 14, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

Psychology National Kidney Foundation Young Investigator Grant Program Deadline: Feb. 8, 2021

NeurologyParkinson’s Foundation Movement Disorders Fellowship Deadline: Feb. 8, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

Psychology American Psychological Association Dr. Christine Blasey-Ford Grant Deadline: Feb. 15, 2021

PsychologyAmerican Psychological Association Trauma Psychology Grant Deadline: Feb. 15, 2021

Infectious Disease Bay Area Lyme Foundation 2021 Emerging Leader Awards Deadline: Feb. 15, 2021, midnight p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryDanone North America Gut Microbiome, Yogurt and Probiotics Fellowship Grant Deadline: Feb. 15, 2021

NeuroscienceEsther A. & Joseph Klingenstein Fund Klingensten-Simons Fellowship Awards in Neuroscience Deadline: Feb. 15, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

Gastroenterology Pfizer Ulcerative Colitis Competitive Grant Program Deadline: Feb. 16, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryRobert Wood Johnson Foundation Equity-Focused Policy Research: Building Cross-Cutting Evidence on Supports for Families with Young Children Brief proposals due: Feb. 16, 2021, noon PT; Full proposals due: May 11, 2021, noon PT
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Molecular Science Chan Zuckerberg Initiative Visual Proteomics Imaging Deadline: Feb. 17, 2021, 5 p.m. PT
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Neuroscience New York Stem Cell Foundation Robertson Neuroscience Investigator Awards Deadline: Feb. 17, 2021, 2 p.m. PT
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OrthopedicsOrthopaedic Research and Education Foundation Resident Clinician Scientist Training Grant Deadline: Feb. 21, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

Dermatology Pfizer Inflammatory and Immune-Mediated Dermatologic Disorders Deadline: Feb. 24, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary Cures Within Reach Clinical Repurposing Research to Impact Veterans Deadline: Feb. 26, 2021

Audiology Hearing Health Foundation Emerging Research Grants Deadline: Feb. 26, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

Neurology Gilbert Family Foundation Gene Therapy Strategies for Neurofibromatosis Type 1 LOI due: Feb. 28, 2021, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: May 31, 2021, 2 p.m. PT

March 2021

Psychology American Psychological Association Walter Katkovsky Research Grants Deadline: March 1, 2021 

Cancer Mark Foundation Endeavor Awards Deadline: LOI due: March 1, 2021; Application due: July 2021
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Hematology Pfizer 2021 Global Hemophilia ASPIRE# Competitive Grant Program Deadline: March 1, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

Gastroenterology Angelman Syndrome Foundation Call for Research to Address Gastrointestinal Complications Deadline: March 15, 2021, 9:59 p.m. PT

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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