OHSU Funding Alerts: Week of September 1, 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 
Multidisciplinary  Johnson & Johnson Scholars Award Program
What:
Supports the development of female STEM2D leaders and feeding the STEM2D talent pipeline by awarding and sponsoring women at critical points in their careers
Who should apply: Assistant professors who identify as women

Award: $150,000/three years

Deadline: Internal deadline: Sept. 8, 2021; Application due: Sept. 27, 2021, noon PT
Apply through the CAP


Cancer NCI Cancer Research Education Grants Program – Courses for Skills Development (R25 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) and Research Experiences (R25 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What:
Supports skills development and research experience programs that address the cause, diagnosis, prevention or treatment of cancer, rehabilitation from cancer or the continuing care of cancer patients and the families of cancer patients in order to advance the NCI mission
Who should apply: Established investigators in the scientific area in which the application is targeted who are capable of providing both administrative and scientific leadership to the development and implementation of the proposed program
Award: Up to $1.5 million/up to five years
Deadline: Sept. 25, 2021, 5 p.m. PT


Multidisciplinary ‖ Multiple NIH Organizations Autism Centers of Excellence: Centers (P50 Clinical Trial Optional) and Networks (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
What:
Supports autism centers that provide integrative, multidisciplinary, coordinated programs of research that demonstrate cohesion and synergy across research projects and cores and autism networks that consist of a multi-site project focusing on a specific topic of research for R01 support
Who should apply: Anyone with an interest in running an autism research center or network; PIs can only apply for either a center or a network
Award: Up to $7.5 million/up to five years
Deadline: LOI due: Oct. 9, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Nov. 9, 2021, 5 p.m. PT


Neuroscience Oregon Partnership for Alzheimer’s Research and OHSU Layton Aging & Alzheimer’s Disease Center Oregon Tax Checkoff for Alzheimer’s Research Fund
What:
Supports research to advance the understanding, treatment or prevention of Alzheimer’s in Oregon
Who should apply: Oregon early-career investigators such as including senior graduate students, fellows and junior investigators; priority given to investigators just entering Alzheimer’s research
Award: Up to $30,000/one year
Deadline: LOI due: Oct. 15, 2021, 5 p.m. PT; Application due: Feb. 11, 2022, 5 p.m. PT
Send LOIs to Allison Lindauer; use this LOI form

Dermatology Dermatology Foundation Research Awards Program
What:
Supports research to further dermatology and enable advancements in patient care through career development awards, a fellowship and grants
Who should apply: Early career dermatology researcher; further eligibility info in RFA
Award: Dependent upon award type
Deadline: Oct. 15, 2021

Internal Opportunities 

Multidisciplinary OHSU Racial Equity and Inclusion Funding Opportunity
What: Supports projects that impact current diversity goals and/or stimulate and sustain anti-racism action at OHSU
Who should apply: OHSU faculty, staff, students, residents, fellows and postdocs
Award: Up to $10,000/not specified
Deadline: Sept. 15, 2021
Send proposals to OHSU Educational Improvement & Innovation

Multidisciplinary OCTRI Biomedical Innovation Program (BIP) Device, Diagnostic, and Software
Note: There will be an application support workshop for this opportunity on Sept. 15 from noon to 1 p.m.; register here
What:
 Supports the development and commercialization of novel and innovative technologies which aim to improve healthcare delivery; proposed medical device and diagnostic technologies should address a significant clinical problem, achieve cost savings, improve research efficiency or improve quality of patient care
Who should apply: All employees and students of OHSU are eligible; if human or animal subjects are involved in research, PIs must meet OHSU Principal Investigator requirements; non-faculty applicants must submit written approval from their supervisor or department head authorizing “effort” on the grant
Award: Up to $40,000/typically one year
Deadline: LOI due: Sept. 27, 2021; Application due: Nov. 18, 2021
Apply through REDCap (must first complete a Technology Disclosure Form if not previously submitted)

Dentistry School of Dentistry Exploratory Research Seed Grants
What: Funding for researchers to generate preliminary data to develop new collaborative projects; possible uses for funding include supplies, costs associated with working with OHSU Cores, publications and travel
Who should apply: School of Dentistry faculty in the professorial series who plan to explore new research directions or apply to career development awards, research staff who plan to generate preliminary data to seed extramural funding, and postdoctoral fellows who plan to apply for K99/R00 and equivalent career development awards
Award: Between $5,000 and $7,500/approximately six months
Deadline: Oct. 1, 2021
Apply through the CAP

New this week!
Neuroscience Oregon Partnership for Alzheimer’s Research and OHSU Layton Aging & Alzheimer’s Disease Center Oregon Tax Checkoff for Alzheimer’s Research Fund
What: Supports research to advance the understanding, treatment or prevention of Alzheimer’s in Oregon
Who should apply: Oregon early-career investigators such as including senior graduate students, fellows and junior investigators; priority given to investigators just entering Alzheimer’s research
Award: Up to $30,000/one year
Deadline: LOI due: Oct. 15, 2021, 5 p.m. PT; Application due: Feb. 11, 2022, 5 p.m. PT
Send LOIs to Allison Lindauer; use this LOI form

New this week!
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 2022
Who should apply: Faculty outside of OHSU including VA, Legacy, OCHIN, ORPRN, Central City Concern, PSU and OSU who can commit a minimum of 75 percent full-time professional effort to conducting research career development activities associated with award
Award: Up to $130,102 per year/duration not specified
Deadline: Oct. 22, 2021, 4 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP

Multidisciplinary NIGMS, OHSU Research & Innovation and Vollum Institute OHSU Postbaccalaureate Research Education Program (PREP)
What: Program for recruiting and retaining Persons Excluded because of their Ethnicity or Race (PEER) postbacs for an intensive, mentored experience research experience with the goal to prepare them for pursuing a graduate degree in biomedical research
Who should apply: Researchers who have graduated or are in the process of graduating with a baccalaureate degree in a biomedically relevant science from an accredited college or university after June 1st, 2018, are US citizens, nationals or permanent residents, are not currently enrolled in a degree program and belong to a group considered to be underrepresented in the field of biomedical research; see more details
Award: Competitive research assistant salary and health benefits/one year
Deadline: Application review continues until all positions are filled
Send questions to PREPtograd@ohsu.edu
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 ‖ 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 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

Public Health OHSU-PSU School of Public Health Kickstarter Awards
What: Funding to support pre-award activities that advance the preparation of high-quality grant or contract applications
Who should apply: OHSU and PSU faculty with primary appointment in OHSU-PSU School of Public Health who have an extramural RFA or other opportunity identified
Award: Between $500 and $5,000/up to six months
Deadline: Accepted on a rolling basis through March 31, 2022
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 Howard Hughes Medical Institute Gilliam Fellowships for Advanced Study
What: Program to increase the diversity among scientists who are prepared to assume leadership roles in science, particularly as university faculty
Who should apply: PhD-Advisor pairs; fellows must be U.S. citizens, U.S. permanent residents, undocumented childhood arrivals, or undocumented individuals who have been granted temporary permission to stay in the US (DACA), from populations excluded from and underrepresented in science because of ethnicity, race, or disability status, or Alumni of the HHMI EXROP program, and at the appropriate stage of their PhD training
Award: $159,000/three years
Deadline: Internal submission due: Sept. 1, 2021; Nomination due: Sept. 16, 2021; Application due: Dec. 9, 2021
Apply through the CAP

Neuroscience Warren Alpert Foundation Distinguished Scholars Fellowship Award
What: Supports postdoctoral neuroscience researchers by helping them become a full-time faculty member at the assistant professor level or higher and/or to assist in the development of a laboratory program that would lead to independent funding
Who should apply: Researchers with a postdoctoral research position at a US medical school, research institute or academic hospital  who have completed a minimum of three years of a neuroscience-related postdoctoral fellowship by July 1, 2022
Award: $400,000/two years
Deadline: Internal submission due: Sept. 7, 2021; Application due: Nov. 1, 2021
Apply through the CAP

New this week!
Multidisciplinary ‖ Johnson & Johnson Scholars Award Program
What: Supports the development of female STEM2D leaders and feeding the STEM2D talent pipeline by awarding and sponsoring women at critical points in their careers
Who should apply: Assistant professors who identify as women
Award: $150,000/three years
Deadline: Internal deadline: Sept. 8, 2021; Application due: Sept. 27, 2021, noon PT
Apply through the CAP

Psychology American Psychological Foundation 2022 Elizabeth Munsterberg Koppitz Child Psychology Graduate Student Fellowship
What: Supports young scholars with psychological careers such as child-clinical, pediatric, school, educational and developmental psychopathology and scholarly work contributing to the advancement of knowledge in these areas
Who should apply: Researchers who have completed doctoral candidacy at the time of application (documentation required) and demonstrated research competence and area commitment
Award: Up to $25,000/up to one year
Deadline: Internal submission due: Sept. 27, 2021; Application due: Nov. 15, 2021
Apply through the CAP 

Merit Prizes and Awards

Multidisciplinary American Society for Clinical Investigation and Harrington Discovery Institute Harrington Prize for Innovation in Medicine
What: Honors a physician-scientist who has moved science forward with achievements notable for innovation, creativity and potential for clinical application
Who should apply: Physician-scientists; self-nominations not permitted
Award: $20,000
Deadline: Sept. 20, 2021

MultidisciplinaryAmerican Hospital Association Quest for Quality Prize
What: Recognizes hospitals and health systems that have demonstrated organization-wide commitment to and participation in improving quality and safety, innovating to improve care, addressing disparities, and working with other community organizations and agencies to improve health status
Who should apply: Health systems and hospitals in the United States
Award: Not listed
Deadline: Oct. 15, 2021

Cancer National Foundation for Cancer Research Szent-Györgyi Prize for Progress in Cancer Research
What: Recognizes scientists who have made an original breakthrough in scientific understanding that has led to better prevention, earlier diagnosis or new treatments for patients with cancer and has had a lasting impact on the cancer field with direct impact in improving or saving the lives of cancer patients
Who should apply: Anyone whose work meets the above description; self-nominations not permitted
Award: $30,000 plus a gala in awardee’s honor
Deadline: Oct. 15, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

Immunology Michelson Philanthropies & Science Prize for Immunology
What: Supports young investigators who apply their expertise to perform research that has a lasting impact on vaccine and immunotherapy, with a focus on transformative research in human immunology and trans-disease applications to accelerate vaccine and immunotherapeutic discovery
Who should apply: Immunology researchers who are no older than 35 years old and whose research they are applying with was performed within the last three years
Award: $30,000 for grand prize winner and $10,000 for runner up
Deadline: Oct. 1, 2021

Multidisciplinary BII & Science Prize for Innovation
What: Recognizes researchers who are asking fundamental questions at the intersection of the life sciences and entrepreneurship and can show that they have combined outstanding basic science with an eye toward application in the marketplace
Who should apply: Researchers who have finished their Ph.D.-level education within the last 10 years; prizes are awarded based on work completed within the last three years
Award: $25,000 for grand prize winner and $10,000 for two runners up
Deadline: Nov. 1, 2021

Multidisciplinary Warren Alpert Foundation Prize
What: Recognizes scientists whose scientific research achievements have led to the prevention, cure or treatment of human diseases or disorders and/or whose research constitutes a seminal scientific finding that holds great promise of ultimately changing our understanding or ability to treat disease
Who should apply: Physicians and scientists should nominate anyone who meets the above description; self-nominations are not allowed
Award: $500,000
Deadline: Nov. 2, 2021

COVID-19 Opportunities

Due to the decline in new funding opportunities related to COVID-19, we are transitioning the separate COVID-19 Funding Alerts to this space. You can still view the archive of COVID-19 Funding Alerts, and a list of still-open opportunities will be updated weekly.

New this week!
Nursing NINR Notice of Participation of NINR in PAR-21-213, “Urgent Award: Social, Behavioral, and Economic Research on COVID-19 Consortium (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)” 

HIV/AIDS NIAID, NIDA and NIMH Notice of Special Interest (NOSI) HIV/AIDS in the Era of COVID-19: When Pandemics Collide
What: Supports research on the impact and strategies needed to adapt the HIV/AIDS response through agile and innovative support of prevention and care and the maintenance of sustained HIV viral suppression during the COVID-19 pandemic
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in HIV/AIDS and COVID-19
Award: Dependent upon FOA you apply through
Deadline: Open from Sept. 7, 2021 through May 7, 2024

HIV/AIDS NICHD Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Competitive Revision and Administrative Supplements to Existing NICHD HIV Grants and Cooperative Agreements to Understand HIV Health Impacts of COVID-19
What: Supports biomedical research to understand the effects of infection with HIV and SARS-CoV-2 among populations central to the NICHD mission
Who should apply: PIs with an existing NICHD grant who want to study SARS-CoV-2 and HIV
Award: Up to $150,000/one year
Deadline: Sept. 7, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary NICHD Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Promoting Vaccine Access, Acceptance and Uptake among Children, Adolescents, Pregnant and Lactating Women, and Persons with Disabilities
What: Supports research that addresses dimensions of access, acceptance and uptake of CDC-recommended vaccines among infants, children, adolescents, pregnant and lactating women and persons with disabilities, especially among populations who are underserved or experience health disparities
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in vaccines and any of the NOSI’s listed populations
Award: Dependent upon FOA you apply through
Deadline: Open from Sept. 8, 2021 through Sept. 8, 2024

Infectious Disease NIAID Emergency Awards: Antiviral Drug Discovery (AViDD) Centers for Pathogens of Pandemic Concern (U19 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What: Supports comprehensive multidisciplinary research centers focused on innovative antiviral drug development targeting coronaviruses, emphasizing SARS-CoV-2 and one or more select RNA viruses with pandemic potential
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in antiviral drug development that targets coronaviruses
Award: Up to $15 million for FY2022/up to five years
Deadline: LOI due: Sept. 22, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Oct. 22, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary NSF Predictive Intelligence for Pandemic Prevention Phase I: Development Grants (PIPP Phase I)
What: Supports fundamental research and capabilities needed to tackle grand challenges in infectious disease pandemics through prediction and prevention
Who should apply: Teams with balanced participation from computer and information science, biology, engineering and social, behavioral and economic sciences as relevant to the identified Grand Challenge problem
Award: Up to $25 million for 25 to 30 awards/not specified
Deadline: Oct. 1, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Social, Behavioral, and Economic Impact of COVID-19 in Underserved and Vulnerable Populations
What: Supports research to strengthen the understanding and response to social, behavioral, and economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic with particular emphasis on populations with health disparities and vulnerable populations
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in the social, behavioral and economic effects of COVID-19
Award: Dependent upon FOA you apply through
Deadline: Open from Oct. 5, 2021 through Sept. 8, 2024

NIH Federal Opportunities

This week the NIH released funding opportunities concerning cancer, autism and pediatrics. We’ve highlighted some opportunities of potential interest below.

Cancer NCI Cancer Research Education Grants Program – Courses for Skills Development (R25 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) and Research Experiences (R25 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What: Supports skills development and research experience programs that address the cause, diagnosis, prevention or treatment of cancer, rehabilitation from cancer or the continuing care of cancer patients and the families of cancer patients in order to advance the NCI mission
Who should apply: Established investigators in the scientific area in which the application is targeted who are capable of providing both administrative and scientific leadership to the development and implementation of the proposed program
Award: Up to $1.5 million/up to five years    
Deadline: Sept. 25, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Aging NIA Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Maximizing the Scientific Value of Secondary Analyses of Existing Cohorts and Datasets in Order to Address Research Gaps and Foster Additional Opportunities in Aging Research
What: Supports the use of existing cohorts and datasets for well-focused secondary analyses to investigate novel scientific ideas and address clinically related issues on aging changes influencing health across the lifespan, diseases and disabilities in older persons, and the changes in basic biology of aging that underlie these impacts on health
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in secondary analyses in aging research
Award: Dependent upon FOA       
Deadline: Open from Oct. 5, 2021, through May 8, 2023

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations Autism Centers of Excellence: Centers (P50 Clinical Trial Optional) and Networks (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
What: Supports autism centers that provide integrative, multidisciplinary, coordinated programs of research that demonstrate cohesion and synergy across research projects and cores and autism networks that consist of a multi-site project focusing on a specific topic of research for R01 support
Who should apply: Anyone with an interest in running an autism research center or network; PIs can only apply for either a center or a network
Award: Up to $7.5 million/up to five years    
Deadline: LOI due: Oct. 9, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Nov. 9, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Pediatrics NICHD Impact of Technology and Digital Media (TDM) Exposure/Usage on Child and Adolescent Development (P01 Clinical Trial Optional)
What: Supports integrated, multi-project research programs examining the pathways by which technology and digital media exposure and usage impact developmental trajectories and health outcomes in early childhood and adolescence
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in child development and technology
Award: Up to $5 million/up to five years    
Deadline: LOI due: Oct. 29, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Nov. 29, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

NeuroscienceNICHD Learning Disabilities Innovation Hubs (P20 Clinical Trial Optional)
What: Supports research that addresses the etiology, manifestation, prevention and remediation of reading, writing and mathematics specific learning disorders
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in learning disorders
Award: Up to $1.56 million/up to four years    
Deadline: LOI due: Oct. 30, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Nov. 30, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryNCI Implementation Science for Cancer Control in People Living with HIV in Low- and Middle-Income Countries (U01 Clinical Trial Optional)
What: Supports research to identify, understand and develop strategies to address barriers to the adoption, integration and sustainability of evidence-based cancer control interventions among people living with HIV in low- and middle-income countries and generate data in those countries that can inform implementation of evidence-based cancer control for PLWH worldwide
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in cancer control and HIV; researchers are encouraged to include participation of investigators from LMIC institutions as key personnel as appropriate (including PI, multi-PI, or co-investigator roles)
Award: Up to $2.5 million/up to five years    
Deadline: LOI due: Nov. 15, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Dec. 15, 2021, 5 p.m. PT 
  

Administrative Supplements

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations HEAL Initiative: Notice of Special Interest (NOSI) regarding the Availability of Administrative Supplements to Support Strategies to Advance the Study of Chronic Overlapping Pain Conditions (COPCs)

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations Notice of Special Interest to Encourage Eligible NIH BRAIN Initiative Awardees to Apply for PA-21-071 Research Supplements to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research (Admin Supp – Clinical Trial Not Allowed)

Other Federal Opportunities

Biology NSF Reproducible Cells and Organoids via Directed-Differentiation Encoding (RECODE)
What: Supports studies that elucidate mechanisms of and develop strategies to direct the differentiation of undifferentiated cells into mature, functional cells or organoids
Who should apply: Tenured or tenure-track faculty with an interest in reproducible cells and organoids
Award: Up to $1.5 million/up to four years    
Deadline: Preliminary proposal due: Nov. 22, 2021; Full proposal due: March 31, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Infectious Disease NSF Ecology and Evolution of Infectious Diseases (EEID)
What: Supports research on the ecological, evolutionary, organismal and social drivers that influence the transmission dynamics of infectious diseases
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in infectious disease ecology and evolution
Award: Up to $3 million/up to five years    
Deadline: Nov. 24, 2021, 5 p.m. PT 

Private Opportunities

Pharmacology American Society of Health-System Pharmacists Foundation Pharmacy Resident Research Grant
What: Supports health service research focused on practice advancement conducted by residents in ASHP-accredited pharmacy residency programs 
Who should apply:
ASHP members in post-graduate year-one or year-two programs
Award: Up to $5,000/duration not specified
Deadline: Sept. 20, 2021

NeuroscienceNational Ataxia Foundation Young Investigator Award
What: Supports young clinical and scientific investigators to pursue a career in the field of ataxia research 
Who should apply:
Junior faculty members, senior postdocs and clinical fellows who are no more than five years from their residency or completion of postdoc training
Award: Up to $50,000/one year
Deadline: LOI due: Sept. 28, 2021; Application due: Oct. 26, 2021

Dermatology Pfizer Emerging Therapies in Alopecia Areata for Dermatologists – United States
What: Supports educational projects that focus on addressing knowledge and practice gaps specific to the recognition, diagnosis, treatment and overall care management of alopecia areata 
Who should apply:
Dermatologists with an interest in alopecia areata
Award: Up to $250,000/duration not specified
Deadline: Sept. 28, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

NeuroscienceAmerican Academy of Neurology Career Development Award
What: Supports junior investigators interested in an academic career in neurology; investigators may also be interested in clinical, basic or translational neurological research
Who should apply:
Early career neurologists who are AAN members who completed residency between 5-10 years prior to the award start date; recipients of individual K or R awards are not eligible and other grant sources cannot exceed $150,000 annually
Award: Up to $450,000/up to three years
Deadline: Oct. 1, 2021

MultidisciplinaryHikma Health Year of Migrant Health Grants Program
What: Provides funding to clinics and organizations that provide direct healthcare services for free or subsidized cost to vulnerable populations and are working to implement an electronic health record system
Who should apply:
Clinics and organizations operating mobile or stationary clinics that provide care in resource-limited areas to vulnerable populations
Award: Up to $25,000/up to one year
Deadline: Oct. 1, 2021

Neuroscience
National Ataxia Foundation Pioneer SCA3/MJD Translational Research Awards
What: Supports research projects that will facilitate the development of treatments for Spinocerebellar Ataxia Type 3/Machado Joseph Disease 
Who should apply:
Established ataxia researchers
Award: Up to $100,000/one year
Deadline: LOI due: Oct. 5, 2021; Application due: Nov. 2, 2021

NeuroscienceNational Ataxia Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship Award
What: Funding to serve as a bridge from postdoctoral positions to junior faculty positions for researchers who have shown a commitment to research in the field of ataxia 
Who should apply:
Researchers who have completed at least one year of postdoctoral training but not more than two at time of application
Award: Up to $35,000/one year
Deadline: LOI due: Oct. 5, 2021; Application due: Nov. 2, 2021

MultidisciplinarySexual Medicine Society of North America Scholars in Sexuality Research Grants Program
What: Supports early-career investigators interested in sexuality research through funding to support their research while engaged in qualifying sexuality study
Who should apply:
Graduate or medical students, residents in graduate medical education training programs and postdoctoral/post-residency fellows
Award: Up to $7,500/not listed
Deadline: Oct. 11, 2021, 9:59 p.m. PT

CancerAmerican Cancer Society Role of Health Policy and Health Insurance in Improving Access to and Performance of Cancer Prevention, Early Detection, and Treatment Services
What: Supports research focused on the changes in national, state and local policy and the response to these changes by healthcare systems, insurers, payers, communities, practices and patients with a particular focus on cancer prevention, control and treatment
Who should apply:
Independent investigators at all stages of their careers
Award: Up to $1 million/up to five years
Deadline: Oct. 15, 2021

Neuroscience Angelman Syndrome Foundation General Research Submissions
What: Supports research on the heterozygous effect of non-UBE3A genes in deletion, potential results of increasing UBE3A after therapies or for some subtypes of AS, delivery of therapies and potential for improvement and symptomatic therapies that impact patients’ daily life
Who should apply:
Anyone with a research interest in Angelman Syndrome
Award: Up to $200,000/up to two years
Deadline: Oct. 15, 2021

Multidisciplinary Johnson & Johnson Innovation Packaging Design QuickFire Challenge: Unit Dose Technologies
What: Supports efforts to bring potentially groundbreaking unit dose packaging options to the market with a focus on child-resistant, user-friendly, non-reclosable designs 
Who should apply:
Anyone with a research interest in unit dose packaging
Award: Up to $100,000/duration not specified
Deadline: Oct. 15, 2021

Dermatology Dermatology Foundation Research Awards Program
What: Supports research to further dermatology and enable advancements in patient care through career development awards, a fellowship and grants
Who should apply:
Early career dermatology researcher; further eligibility info in RFA
Award: Dependent upon award type
Deadline: Oct. 15, 2021                                                  

Previously Published Opportunities

Federal 

September 2021

CancerDoD Prostate Cancer Research Program Idea Development Award Pre-application due: Sept. 2, 2021, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Sept. 23, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations Regenerative Medicine Innovation Project (RMIP) Investigator-Initiated Clinical Trials (UG3/UH3 – Clinical Trial Required) LOI due: Sept. 2, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Oct. 8, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Immunology NIAID Emerging Science and Technology in Transplantation (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Application due: Sept. 3, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Cancer NCI Integration of Imaging and Fluid-Based Tumor Monitoring in Cancer Therapy (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Sept. 5, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Oct. 5, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Mental Health NIMH Effectiveness of Implementing Sustainable Evidence-Based Mental Health Practices in Low-Resource Settings to Achieve Mental Health Equity for Traditionally Underserved Populations (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Sept. 5, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Oct. 5, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations Comprehensive Care for Adults with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus from Populations with Health Disparities (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Sept. 6, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Oct. 5, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Neuroscience DoD Multiple Sclerosis Research Program Early Investigator Research Award Pre-application due: Sept. 7, 2021, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Oct. 1, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

CancerNCI Cancer Prevention-Interception Targeted Agent Discovery Program (CAP-IT) Centers (U54 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Sept. 7, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Oct. 7, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Aging NIA Dementia Care and Caregiver Support Intervention Research (R01 Clinical Trial Required) LOI due: Sept. 7, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Oct. 7, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryNIDA Development & Testing of Novel Interventions to improve HIV Prevention, Treatment, and Program Implementation for People Who Use Drugs (R34 Clinical Trial Required) Deadline: Sept. 7, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

NeuroscienceDoD Traumatic Brain Injury and Psychological Health Research Program Clinical Research Development Award Pre-application due: Sept. 8, 2021, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Sept. 30, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

NeuroscienceDoD Traumatic Brain Injury and Psychological Health Research Program Idea Development Award Pre-application due: Sept. 8, 2021, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Sept. 30, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

NeuroscienceDoD Traumatic Brain Injury and Psychological Health Research Program Investigator-Initiated Research Award Pre-application due: Sept. 8, 2021, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Sept. 30, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations BRAIN Initiative: Development and Validation of Novel Tools to Probe Cell-Specific and Circuit-Specific Processes in the Brain (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Sept. 8, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Oct. 8, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Cancer NCI Program on the Origins of Gastroesophageal Cancers (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Sept. 8, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Oct. 8, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Infectious Disease NIAID Systems Approach to Understand Mechanisms of Heterogeneous Response to Influenza (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Application due: Sept. 8, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryNICHD Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Promoting Vaccine Access, Acceptance and Uptake among Children, Adolescents, Pregnant and Lactating Women, and Persons with Disabilities Deadline: Open from Sept. 8, 2021 through Sept. 8, 2024

Cancer NCI The Early Detection Research Network: Clinical Validation Centers (U01 Clinical Trial Optional) Application due: Sept. 9, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryNIH Common Fund NIH Director’s Pioneer Award Program (DP1 Clinical Trial Optional) Deadline: Sept. 10, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations BRAIN Initiative: Research on the Ethical Implications of Advancements in Neurotechnology and Brain Science (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Sept. 13, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Oct. 13, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Interventions Designed to Change the Culture to Mitigate or Eliminate Sexual Harassment in the Biomedical Research Enterprise Deadline: Open from Sept. 13, 2021 through Oct. 14, 2023

Substance Use NCCIH, NIAMS and NIDA HEAL Initiative: Novel Targets for Opioid Use Disorders and Opioid Overdose (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Sept. 13, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Oct. 19, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryNEI, NIAID and NIEHS CCRP Initiative: Chemical Threat Agent-induced Pulmonary and Ocular Pathophysiological Mechanisms (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Sept. 13, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Oct. 13, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

HIV/AIDS NIAID, NIDA and NIMH Innovative Models for Delivering PrEP and STI Services to Stop HIV in the United States (R61/R33 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Sept. 13, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Oct. 13, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Biomedical NIGMS Research on Interventions that Promote the Careers of Individuals in the Biomedical Research Enterprise (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Sept. 13, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Oct. 13, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Cancer DoD Kidney Cancer Research Program Academy of Kidney Cancer Investigators – Early-Career Investigator Award Pre-application due: Sept. 14, 2021, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Oct. 5, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

CancerDoD Kidney Cancer Research Program Clinical Research Nurse Development Award Pre-application due: Sept. 14, 2021, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Oct. 5, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

CancerDoD Kidney Cancer Research Program Clinical Trial Award Pre-application due: Sept. 14, 2021, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Oct. 5, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations NIH Countermeasures Against Chemical Threats (CounterACT) Research Centers of Excellence (U54 – Clinical Trial Optional) Application due: Sept. 14, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryNIDA Exploratory Studies to Investigate the Mechanisms of Interrelationship between Sleep and Substance Use Disorders (R61/R33 Basic Experimental Studies with Humans Required) LOI due: Sept. 14, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Oct. 14, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Substance Use NIDA Mechanistic Studies on the Impact of Social Inequality on the Substance Use Trajectory (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Sept. 14, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Oct. 14, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Surgery DoD Reconstructive Transplant Research Program Advanced Technology Development Award Pre-application due: Sept. 15, 2021, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Dec. 8, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

SurgeryDoD Reconstructive Transplant Research Program Investigator-Initiated Research Award Pre-application due: Sept. 15, 2021, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Dec. 8, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

NeuroscienceDoD Traumatic Brain Injury and Psychological Health Research Program Clinical Trial Award Pre-application due: Sept. 15, 2021, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Dec. 16, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

NeuroscienceDoD Traumatic Brain Injury and Psychological Health Research Program Focused Program Award Pre-application due: Sept. 15, 2021, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Dec. 16, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

NeuroscienceDoD Traumatic Brain Injury and Psychological Health Research Program Translational Research Award Pre-application due: Sept. 15, 2021, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Dec. 16, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations BRAIN Initiative: Integration and Analysis of BRAIN Initiative Data (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Sept. 15, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Oct. 15, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

NeuroscienceMultiple NIH Organizations NIH Blueprint for Neuroscience Research: Tools and Technologies to Explore Nervous System Biomolecular Condensates (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Application due: Sept. 15, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Substance Use NIDA Large Scale Mapping and/or Molecular Profiling of Ensembles and/or Cell-Types Mediating Opioid Action in the Rodent Brain (R01 – Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Sept. 15, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Oct. 15, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

NeuroscienceAir Force Research Laboratory Neuroscience of Decision Making Deadline: Sept. 16, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations Blueprint MedTech: Incubator Hubs (U54 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) and Blueprint MedTech Translator (UG3/UH3 – Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Sept. 20, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Oct. 20, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations Identification and Characterization of Bioactive Microbial Metabolites for Advancing Research on Microbe-Diet-Host Interactions (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Sept. 20, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Oct. 20, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

NeuroscienceNIA Primary Care-Based Screening and Intervention Development for Prevention of Abuse in Older and Vulnerable Adults in the Context of Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias (R61/R33 Clinical Trial Required) LOI due: Sept. 20, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Oct. 20, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryNCI, NICHD and NIDDK Time-Sensitive Obesity Policy and Program Evaluation (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: Sept. 22, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryNIA and NINDS Multi-Disciplinary Collaborations to Understand Mechanisms of Systemic Immune Signaling and Inflammation in ADRD and its Progression (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Sept. 22, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Oct. 22, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Infectious Disease NIAID Promoting Bunyavirales Basic Science Research (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Sept. 22, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Oct. 22, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryNSF and UKRI Dear Colleague Letter: UKRI/BBSRC – NSF/BIO Lead Agency Opportunity in Biological informatics, Microbes and the Host Immune System, Quantum Biology, and Synthetic Cell ITS due: Sept. 22, 2021; Full proposals due: Jan. or Feb. 2022 depending on funding organization

Endocrinology NIDDK Kidney Precision Medicine Project Recruitment Sites (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Application due: Sept. 23, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

CancerNCI Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Expanding Cancer Control Research in Persistent Poverty Areas Deadline: Open from Sept. 24, 2021 through May 8, 2023

MultidisciplinaryNIAID and OD Shared Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Resources (S10 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: Sept. 24, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary AHRQ Large Health Services Research Demonstration and Dissemination Projects for Prevention of Healthcare-Associated Infections (R18) Deadline: Sept. 25, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary NEI Vision Research Epidemiology Grant (UG1 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: Sept. 25, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Aging NIA Transformative Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Based Strategies to Identify Determinants of Exceptional Health and Life Span (R21/R33 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Sept. 28, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Oct. 28, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Aging NIA and NIAMS Leveraging Existing Large Databases and Cohorts to Better Understand the Risks and Benefits of Long-Term Osteoporosis Therapy and Drug Holiday (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Sept. 28, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Oct. 28, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Neuroscience NIA and NINDS Role of Adaptive Immunity in Etiology of Alzheimer’s Disease and Alzheimer’s Disease-Related Dementias (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Sept. 28, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Oct. 28, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

NeuroscienceMultiple NIH Organizations BRAIN Initiative: New Technologies and Novel Approaches for Recording and Modulation in the Nervous System (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Application due: Sept. 29, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Aging NIA Research and Entrepreneurial Development Immersion (REDI): Mentored Entrepreneurial Career Development Award (K01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: Sept. 29, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

October 2021

CancerNCI Acquired Resistance to Therapy Network (ARTNet; U54 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Oct. 1, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Nov. 1, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Cancer NCI Research Specialist (Core-based Scientist) and (Laboratory-based Scientist) Award (R50 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Oct. 1, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Nov. 1, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Infectious Disease NSF Predictive Intelligence for Pandemic Prevention Phase I: Development Grants (PIPP Phase I) Deadline: Oct. 1, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Endocrinology NIDDK Characterization of Islet-derived Extracellular Vesicles for Improved Detection, Monitoring, Classification, and Treatment of Type 1 Diabetes (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Oct. 3, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Nov. 3, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Immunology Central Oregon Health Council Central Oregon Immunization Quality Improvement Coordinator Deadline: Oct. 4, 2021, noon p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations The Role of Work in Health Disparities in the U.S. (R01 Clinical Trials Optional) Deadline: Oct. 5, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryNCI and NIDCR Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Precision Imaging of Oral Lesions Deadline: Open from Oct. 5, 2021 through Sept. 10, 2024

Genomics NHGRI Investigator Initiated Research in Computational Genomics and Data Science (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) and (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: R01 due: Oct. 5, 2021, 5 p.m. PT; R21 due: Oct. 16, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryNHLBI Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Behavioral Economics for Implementation Research (BEIR) to improve use of Evidence-Based Practices for HLBS conditions Deadline: Open from Oct. 5, 2021 through Sept. 8, 2024

MultidisciplinaryNHLBI and NIAID Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Somatic Cell Gene Editing Therapies To Improve Transplantation Outcomes Deadline: Open from Oct. 5, 2021 through Sept. 7, 2024

Immunology NIAID Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Immune Responses to Arthropod Feeding on Vertebrate Hosts Deadline: Open from Oct. 5, 2021 through Sept. 7, 2024

Immunology NIAID Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Understanding the Immune Functions of DEAD/H-box Helicases Deadline: Open from Oct. 5, 2021 through Sept. 7, 2024

Multidisciplinary NICHD and NINDS Notice of Special Interest: Advancing Research in Gastrointestinal Dysfunction in People with Neurodevelopmental Disorders Deadline: Open from Oct. 5, 2021 through July 16, 2024

Substance Use NIDA Notice of Special Interest: Advanced Computational Approaches to Elucidate Disease Pathology and Identify Novel Therapeutics for Addiction Deadline: Open from Oct. 5, 2021 through Jan. 8, 2025

MultidisciplinaryNIDA Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Advancing HIV/AIDS Research through Computational Neuroscience Deadline: Open from Oct. 5, 2021 through Jan. 8, 2025

Substance Use NIDA Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): International Research Collaboration on Drug Abuse and Addiction Research Deadline: Open from Oct. 5, 2021 through Sept. 8, 2024

MultidisciplinaryNIDCD Notice of Special Interest: NIDCD Health Disparities and Inequities Research Deadline: Open from Oct. 5, 2021 through May 8, 2024

Mental Health NIMH Utilizing Invasive Recording and Stimulating Opportunities in Humans to Advance Neural Circuitry Understanding of Mental Health Disorders (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) and (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) Deadline: R01 due: Oct. 5, 2021, 5 p.m. PT; R21 due: Oct. 16, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Obstetrics and Gynecology Central Oregon Health Council Media Campaign Promoting Intended Pregnancy Deadline: Oct. 6, 2021, noon p.m. PT

Cancer NCI Metabolic Dysregulation and Cancer Risk Program, Research Grants: a Transdisciplinary Approach to Obesity-Associated Research (U01 Clinical Trial Optional) Application due: Oct. 6, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Audiology NIDCD Research Career Enhancement Award for Established Investigators (K18 Clinical Trial Required), (K18 Independent Basic Experimental Studies with Humans Required) and (K18 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: Oct. 8, 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: Oct. 8, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Neuroscience Multiple NIH Organizations BRAIN Initiative Cell Atlas Network (BICAN): Specialized Collaboratory on Human, Non-human Primate, and Mouse Brain Cell Atlases (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Oct. 9, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Nov. 9, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryNIMH and ORWH Prevention of Perinatal Depression: Improving Intervention Delivery for At-Risk Individuals (R01 Clinical Trial Required) and (R34 Clinical Trial Required) LOI due: Oct. 9, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Nov. 9, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Craniofacial NIDCR and ORWH Feasibility Studies that Explore Healthy and Diseased Temporomandibular Joints (TMJ) using Single Cell Multi-Omic Analyses (UH2/UH3 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Oct. 10, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Nov. 10, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Substance Use NIDA Fentanyl and its Analogs: Effects and Consequences for Treatment of Addiction and Overdose (UG3/UH3 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Oct. 11, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Nov. 11, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Cancer NCI Research Centers for Cancer Systems Biology (U54 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Oct. 12, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Nov. 12, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Cardiology NHLBI Mentored Career Development Award to Promote Faculty Diversity in Biomedical Research (K01 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed) and (K01 Independent Clinical Trial Required) Deadline: Oct. 14, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryNIGMS Innovative Programs to Enhance Research Training (IPERT) (R25 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: Oct. 14, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations Mobile Health: Technology and Outcomes in Low and Middle Income Countries (R21/R33 – Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Oct. 16, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Nov. 15, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Use of Digital Technology and Mobile Health (mHealth) to Improve Diagnosis, Assessments, Interventions, Management and Outcomes for Individuals with Down Syndrome Across the Lifespan (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: Standard dates apply; next upcoming deadline is Oct. 16, 2021

MultidisciplinaryNHGRI and NIDDK Small Grants for New Investigators to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) Deadline: Oct. 16, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary NIAID and NIAMS Limited Competition: Promoting a Basic Understanding of Chemical Threats to Skin (R34 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: Oct. 16, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary NIMH Understanding Oral Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Infection, Acquisition, and Persistence in People Living with HIV (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) and (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Oct. 18, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Nov. 18, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) Deadline: Oct. 18-22 (date determined by area of study), 2021, 5 p.m. PT

NeuroscienceMultiple NIH Organizations BRAIN Initiative: Targeted BRAIN Circuits Projects- TargetedBCP (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Oct. 23, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Nov. 23, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations Maximizing Opportunities for Scientific and Academic Independent Careers (MOSAIC) Postdoctoral Career Transition Award to Promote Diversity (K99/R00 – Independent Basic Experimental Studies with Humans Required (BESH)), (K99/R00 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed) and (K99/R00 – Independent Clinical Trial Required) Deadline: Oct. 27, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

November 2021

Genomics NHGRI Genome Research Experiences to NHGRI Attract Talented Undergraduates into the Genomics Field to Enhance Diversity (R25 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Nov. 1, 2021, 5 p.m. PT;
Application due: Dec. 1, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

NOTE: OHSU would need to participate as a partner organization, not as lead

Multidisciplinary NIMH and NINDS Deciphering Immune-CNS interactions in HIV utilizing in-vitro and in-vivo model systems (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) and Deciphering Immune-CNS interactions in people living with HIV on Anti-Retroviral therapy (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Nov. 7, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Dec. 7, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations HIV-associated Non-Communicable Diseases Research at Low- and Middle-Income Country Institutions (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Nov. 8, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Dec. 8, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary NCI Modular R01s in Cancer Control and Population Sciences (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Deadline: Nov. 8, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Neuroscience NIA and NINDS Selectively Target Technology Development to Understand How Changes or Dysfunction at the Capillary, Arterioles, and Small Lymphatic Vessels Level Can Have Long-term Impact on AD/ADRD (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Nov. 8, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Nov. 8, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations American Women: Assessing Risk Epidemiologically (AWARE) (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Nov. 9, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Dec. 9, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Neuroscience Multiple NIH Organizations NIH Blueprint and BRAIN Initiative Diversity Specialized Predoctoral to Postdoctoral Advancement in Neuroscience (D-SPAN) Award (F99/K00 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Nov. 15, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Dec. 15, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

January 2022

Cardiology NHLBI Emerging Investigator Award (EIA) (R35 Clinical Trial Optional) and Outstanding Investigator Award (OIA) (R35 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Jan. 15, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Feb. 15, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryNHGRI and NIBIB New Investigators to Promote Workforce Diversity in Genomics, Bioinformatics, or Bioengineering and Biomedical Imaging Research (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Jan. 22, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Feb. 22, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

February 2022

Gastroenterology NIDDK High-Resolution Exploration of the Human Islet Tissue Environment [HIRN Human Pancreas Analysis Consortium (HPAC)] (U01 – Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Feb. 3, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 3, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

Endocrinology NIDDK Pilot and Feasibility Studies to Improve Technology Adoption and Reduce Health Disparities in Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus (R01 Clinical Trial Required) LOI due: Feb. 3, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 3, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Endocrinology NIDDK Understanding and Targeting the Pathophysiology of Youth-onset Type 2 Diabetes – Clinical Centers (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Feb. 3, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 3, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations Dyadic Interpersonal Processes and Biopsychosocial Outcomes (R01 – Basic Experimental Studies with Humans) and (R01 Clinical Trials Not Allowed) Deadline: Clinical R01 due: Feb. 5, 2022; Basic R01 due: March 5, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations Effectiveness of School-Based Health Centers to Advance Health Equity (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Deadline: Feb. 5, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

Cancer NCI Research Specialist (Clinician Scientist) Award (R50 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: Feb. 8, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Open

Hematology DoD Bone Marrow Failure Research Program Awards Deadline: Not announced yet; will be posted here again when deadline is announced

CancerDoD Breast Cancer Research Program Awards Deadline: Not announced yet; will be posted here again when deadline is announced

Rheumatology  DoD Lupus Research Program Awards Deadline: Not announced yet; will be posted here again when deadline is announced

CancerDoD Pancreatic Cancer Research Program Awards Deadline: Not announced yet; will be posted here again when deadline is announced

Cancer DoD Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program Awards Deadline: Not announced yet; will be posted here again when deadline is announced

Cancer DoD Prostate Cancer Research Program Awards Deadline: Not announced yet; will be posted here again when deadline is announced

Neuroscience DoD Traumatic Brain Injury and Psychological Health Research Program Awards Deadline: Not announced yet; will be posted here again when deadline is announced

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

HIV/AIDS NIMH Notice of Special Interest: Advancing Health Communication Research on HIV Prevention, Treatment and Cure Deadline: Open through March 1, 2024

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

MultidisciplinaryNSF Dear Colleague Letter: Pilot Projects for Cyberinfrastructure Centers of Excellence Deadline: Rolling

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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September 2021

MultidisciplinaryLumina Foundation Racial Justice and Equity (RJE) Fund Initial application due: Sept. 2, 2021, 2 p.m. PT; Proposal due: Oct. 21, 2021, 2 p.m. PT

Neuroscience Amgen Competitive Grant Program in Migraine Research Deadline: Sept. 3, 2021, 11:59 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary Leducq Foundation International Networks of Excellence in Cardiovascular and Neurovascular Research Program LOI due: Sept. 7, 2021, 2:59 p.m. PT; Application due: Feb. 14, 2022, 2:59 p.m. PT

Neuroscience Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative/SFARI Autism Rat Models Consortium Deadline: Sept. 7, 2021, 2 p.m. PT
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Cancer Concern Foundation for Cancer Research Conquer Cancer Now Award LOI due: Sept. 8, 2021; Application due: Feb. 1, 2022

Endocrinology Foundation for Prader-Willi Research Grants Program LOI due: Sept. 10, 2021, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Nov. 19, 2021, 2 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary Massage Therapy Foundation Research Award LOI due: Sept. 10, 2021; Application due: Dec. 6, 2021

Gastroenterology  Kenneth Rainin Foundation Innovator Awards LOI due: Sept. 13, 2021, 5 p.m. PT; Application due: Dec. 13, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Neuroscience Michael J. Fox Foundation Alpha-synuclein Seed Amplification Assay Program Deadline: Sept. 13, 2021

CardiologyAmerican Heart Association Predoctoral Fellowship Deadline: Sept. 14, 2021, 1 p.m. PT

Gastroenterology Pfizer Enhancing the Understanding of Health Maintenance in the Management of IBD Deadline: Sept. 14, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

Pediatrics Thrasher Research Fund Early Career Awards Concept papers due: Sept. 14, 2021, 11 a.m. PT; Application due: Nov. 5, 2021, 11 a.m. PT

Cardiology American Heart Association Predoctoral Fellowship Deadline: Sept. 15, 2021, 1 p.m. PT

Psychology American Psychological Foundation David H. and Beverly A. Barlow Grant Deadline: Sept. 15, 2021

MultidisciplinaryAmerican Philosophical Society Daland Fellowships in Clinical Investigation Deadline: Sept. 15, 2021

Psychology American Psychological Foundation Bruce and Jane Walsh Grant in Memory of John Holland Deadline: Sept. 15, 2021

Psychology American Psychological Foundation Drs. Rosalee G. and Raymond A. Weiss Research and Program Innovation Grants Deadline: Sept. 15, 2021

Cardiology Brett Boyer Foundation Discovery Awards Deadline: Sept. 15, 2021
Note: Contact
OHSU Research & Innovation for application materials

Multidisciplinary Fulbright Scholar Awards Deadline: Sept. 15, 2021, 11:59 p.m. PT

Surgery SAGES Education & Research Foundation Grants Deadline: Sept. 15, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinarySony Research Awards Deadline: Sept. 15, 2021, 11:59 p.m. PT

Surgery Johnson & Johnson Innovation Veterans Lead QuickFire Challenge Deadline: Sept. 17, 2021

Dermatology Pfizer Understanding healthcare disparities in Atopic Dermatitis and Alopecia Areata patients Deadline: Sept. 17, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

Substance Use Foundation for Opioid Response Efforts Engaging and Empowering Vulnerable Families and Communities to Prevent Opioid Use Disorder and Overdose Concept note due: Sept. 20, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT; Application due: Oct. 8, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

Cardiology American Heart Association and Children’s Heart Foundation Congenital Heart Defects Research Awards Deadline: Sept. 21, 2021, 1 p.m. PT

NeuroscienceNational Ataxia Foundation Seed Money Research Grant LOI due: Sept. 21, 2021; Application due: Oct. 19, 2021

Neuroscience Allen Institute for Brain Science OpenScope Call for In Vivo Neurophysiology Experiments in Mice LOI due: Sept. 22, 2021, 5 p.m. PT; Application due: Nov. 22, 2021, 5 p.m. PT
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Chronic Pain Pfizer Advancing Chronic Pain Research (ADVANCE) Deadline: Sept. 22, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

CancerPfizer Optimizing Patient Access to CDK 4/6 Inhibitors in the Armamentarium Against Metastatic Breast Cancer Deadline: Sept. 27, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

Neuroscience Michael J. Fox Foundation Funding Programs Deadline: Sept. 28, 2021

Cancer Pfizer Pre-clinical & Translational Research in Multiple Myeloma Deadline: Sept. 28, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary American Heart Association and Enduring Hearts Research Awards in Pediatric Heart Transplantation LOI due: Sept. 30, 2021, 1 p.m. PT; Application due: Jan. 20, 2022, 1 p.m. PT

Psychology American Psychological Foundation Steven O. Walfish Grants Deadline: Sept. 30, 2021

MultidisciplinaryScleroderma Foundation New Investigator Grant Program Deadline: Sept. 30, 2021, 2 p.m. PT

October 2021

NeuroscienceAlzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation Prevention Pipeline LOI due: Oct. 1, 2021, 2 p.m. PT; Proposal due: Dec. 3, 2021, 2 p.m. PT
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Neuroscience American Academy of Neurology and American Brain Foundation Promoting Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Autism Research Deadline: Oct. 1, 2021

Dentistry American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry Access to Care Grants Deadline: Oct. 1, 2021, 2:30 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryPatient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute Engagement Award: Capacity Building LOI due: Oct. 1, 2021, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Jan. 10, 2021, 2 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryPatient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute Engagement Award: Dissemination Initiative LOI due: Oct. 1, 2021, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Jan. 10, 2021, 2 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryPatient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute Engagement Award: Stakeholder Convening Support LOI due: Oct. 1, 2021, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Jan. 10, 2021, 2 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryPatient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute Broad PCORI Funding Announcements LOI due: Oct. 5, 2021, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Jan. 11, 2021, 2 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute Improving Methods for Conducting Patient-Centered Outcomes Research LOI due: Oct. 5, 2021, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Jan. 11, 2021, 2 p.m. PT

Cancer Pfizer Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia Peer-to-Peer Education & Support Competitive Grant Program Deadline: Oct. 11, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

Cancer Pfizer PARP-inhibitor Combination Treatments in Prostate Cancer Deadline: Oct. 13, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

Ophthalmology BrightFocus Foundation National Glaucoma Research Grant Deadline: Oct. 26, 2021, 2 p.m. PT

November 2021

Neuroscience BrightFocus Foundation Alzheimer’s Disease Research Grant Deadline: Nov. 1, 2021, 2 p.m. PT

December 2021

CancerDamon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation Physician-Scientist Training Award Deadline: Dec. 1, 2021, 1 p.m. PT
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Cancer Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation Quantitative Biology Fellowship Award Deadline: Dec. 1, 2021, 1 p.m. PT
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Open

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

NeuroscienceCure 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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Neuroscience  SFARI Supplement to Enhance Equity and Diversity (SEED) Deadline: Rolling
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