OHSU Funding Alerts: Week of October 7, 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 Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation Moore Inventor Fellows
What: 
Supports outstanding inventors and innovators who harness science and technology to enhance the conduct of scientific research, strengthen environmental conservation or improve the experience and outcomes of patient care; OHSU can nominate up to two applicants
Who should apply: Faculty, research scientists, postdocs or other full-time staff who are no more than 10 years past receiving their terminal advanced degree in their field

Award: Up to $675,000/up to three years

Deadline: Internal submission due: Oct. 19, 2021; Nomination due: Nov. 12, 2021, 5 p.m. PT; Application due: Dec. 13, 2021, 5 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying


Cancer St. Baldrick’s Foundation 2022 Spring Cycle Grants
What: 
Funding for two cancer research awards: International Scholar Awards, which train researchers from low- and middle- income countries (as classified by the World Bank) to prepare them to fill specific needs in an area of childhood cancer research upon returning to their country of origin, and Scholar (Career Development) Awards, which help develop the independent research of highly qualified individuals still early in their careers
Who should apply: Early-career researchers; International Scholars are typically junior faculty who have been in their position for less than five years and Career Development Scholars must be full-time faculty who have held their position for less than seven years. Extensive eligibility information in both program announcements, linked above
Award: Up to $560,000 (International) or $565,000 (Career)/up to five years
Deadline: Internal submission due: Oct. 27, 2021; LOI due: Dec. 3, 2021, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Feb. 18, 2022, 2 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP


MultidisciplinaryRobert Wood Johnson Foundation Health Policy Fellows
What: 
Fellowships for midcareer health professionals and behavioral/social scientists to participate in the policy process at the federal level and use that leadership experience to improve health equity, health care, and health policy
Who should apply: U.S. citizens and permanent residents who are midcareer health professionals and behavioral/social scientists and are interested in experiencing the health policy process at the federal level
Award: Up to $165,000/minimum of one year
Deadline: Reference letters due: Nov. 6, 2021, noon PT; Preliminary application due: Nov. 9, 2021, noon PT; Application due: Feb. 8, 2022, noon PT
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying


Cancer Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation Clinical Investigator Award
What: 
Supports young physician scientists studying cancer to address the lack of training in the discipline and methodologies of clinical investigation and encourage more researchers to pursue clinical cancer research; OHSU can nominate up to five applicants
Who should apply: U.S. citizens or permanent legal residents who hold independent assistant professor positions or equivalent and are within the first five years of their initial full faculty appointment; see more eligibility info in program overview
Award: Up to $600,000 plus up to $100,000 in medical school debt repayment/up to three years
Deadline: Internal submission due: Dec. 1, 2021; Application due: Feb. 1, 2021, 1 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

AgingNIA Career Transition Award (K22 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What: 
Funding to facilitate the transition of mentored researchers to tenure-track faculty positions conducting research that advances the mission of NIA
Who should apply: Citizens or non-citizen nationals of the U.S. or individuals who have been lawfully admitted for permanent residence who have a terminal research doctorate, clinical degree or a combined research doctorate/clinical degree and at least two years of postdoctoral or equivalent training in areas relevant to the mission of NIA; additional eligibility info in FOA
Award: Salary and other program-related expenses/up to three years
Deadline: Feb. 12, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

Internal Opportunities 

MultidisciplinaryOHSU Foundation Collins Medical Trust
What: Provides seed funding for projects that advance basic or clinical medical research and will be leveraged to have a greater impact in the future through being eligible for future NIH or other substantial funding; successful proposals will highlight impact on the immediate population served, Oregon and potential national impact
Who should apply: Early career investigators, including postdoctoral fellows and assistant professors, who are clearly supported by their mentors
Award: Up to $30,000/one year
Deadline: Notice of Intent form is required; submission window goes through Oct. 8, 2021; Application due: Dec. 31, 2021
Questions? Contact the OHSU Foundation

Deadline updated
MultidisciplinaryOHSU 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: Oct. 15, 2021
Send proposals to OHSU Educational Improvement & Innovation

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

MultidisciplinaryOHSU Faculty Initiative Pool
What: Supports OHSU faculty by providing one-time funds for faculty research or education projects, professional development, wellness, resiliency, or other similar endeavors
Who should apply: Faculty members with a paid primary faculty appointment at OHSU; if your primary paid appointment is at a different institution, you are not eligible. Faculty in the Research Series are eligible
Award: Awarded from a $2.5 million pool; individual award amounts will vary depending on projected expenses/up to one year  
Deadline: Oct. 22, 2021
Apply through the CAP

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

MultidisciplinaryTrunkey Center Research and Innovation Awards
What: Supports progress on clearly articulated, early-phase research and innovation projects by providing opportunities for pilot testing, preliminary data collection, prototype development, feasibility or needs assessments or similar activities
Who should apply: Teams of faculty, staff, and students/residents either from or outside OHSU; each project team must include at least one OHSU member who serves at PI or Co-PI
Award: Between $5,000 and $20,000/up to two years
Deadline: Jan. 14, 2022, midnight 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   

Endocrinology NIDDK National Program for the Career Development Of Physician Scientists in Diabetes Research (Diabetes – Docs) (K12 Clinical Trial Optional)
What: Supports the career development of physicians committed to a career in diabetes research in order to remedy the dearth of pediatric endocrinologists and physicians from other specialties conducting research into the causes and consequences of diabetes
Who should apply: Leaders in type 1 diabetes research with available effort and experience leading successful career development programs; see more eligibility info in FOA
Award: Up to $6.5 million/up to five years
Deadline: Internal submission due: Oct. 7, 2021; Application due: Nov. 18, 2021, 5 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP

Cancer NCI Predoctoral to Postdoctoral Fellow Transition Award (F99/K00 – Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What: Supports the transition of graduate students into cancer research postdoctoral appointments and provides opportunities for career development activities relevant to their long-term career goals of becoming independent cancer researchers
Who should apply: Graduate students in the third or fourth year of a mentored PhD or equivalent research degree program who are citizens or noncitizen nationals of the United States, have been lawfully admitted for permanent residence, or are non-U.S. citizens with a valid U.S. visa; see more eligibility info in FOA
Award: Stipends, tuition and fees, and institutional allowance in F99 and salary, fringe benefits and other program-related expenses in K00/up to six years
Deadline: Internal submission due: Oct. 14, 2021; Application due: Nov. 18, 2021, 5 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP

Multidisciplinary NIDDK Inflammatory Bowel Disease Genetics Consortium (IBDGC) Genetic Research Centers (GRCs) (U01 Clinical Trial Optional)
What: Centers that will serve as sites for enrollment of IBD patients, relatives and healthy controls, for laboratory-based studies on biological samples obtained from these subjects, and for mechanistic studies of the risk variants identified and the genes, proteins and pathways they impact
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in inflammatory bowel disease and genomics
Award: Up to $1.875 million/up to five years
Deadline: Internal submission due: Oct. 14, 2021; LOI due: Nov. 21, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Dec. 21, 2021, 5 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP

New this week!
Multidisciplinary Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation Moore Inventor Fellows
What: Supports outstanding inventors and innovators who harness science and technology to enhance the conduct of scientific research, strengthen environmental conservation or improve the experience and outcomes of patient care; OHSU can nominate up to two applicants
Who should apply: Faculty, research scientists, postdocs or other full-time staff who are no more than 10 years past receiving their terminal advanced degree in their field
Award: Up to $675,000/up to three years
Deadline: Internal submission due: Oct. 19, 2021; Nomination due: Nov. 12, 2021, 5 p.m. PT; Application due: Dec. 13, 2021, 5 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying 

Multidisciplinary NIH ORIP Modern Equipment for Shared-use Biomedical Research Facilities: Advancing Research-Related Operations (R24 Clinical Trials Not Allowed)
What: Support to purchase and install advanced equipment to enhance and modernize research-supporting operations of biomedical research facilities
Who should apply: Core or animal research facility directors or tenured or non-tenured faculty members; typically, the PI will be a scientist with a leadership role in overseeing or managing the shared-use facility and relevant scientific or technical expertise related to the requested technology
Award: Up to $400,000/up to one year
Deadline: Internal submission due: Oct. 20, 2021; Application due: Dec. 1, 2021, 5 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP

New this week!
Cancer St. Baldrick’s Foundation 2022 Spring Cycle Grants
What: Funding for two cancer research awards: International Scholar Awards, which train researchers from low- and middle- income countries (as classified by the World Bank) to prepare them to fill specific needs in an area of childhood cancer research upon returning to their country of origin, and Scholar (Career Development) Awards, which help develop the independent research of highly qualified individuals still early in their careers
Who should apply: Early-career researchers; International Scholars are typically junior faculty who have been in their position for less than five years and Career Development Scholars must be full-time faculty who have held their position for less than seven years. Extensive eligibility information in both program announcements, linked above
Award: Up to $560,000 (International) or $565,000 (Career)/up to five years
Deadline: Internal submission due: Oct. 27, 2021; LOI due: Dec. 3, 2021, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Feb. 18, 2022, 2 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP

Immunology NIAID SUNBEAM – Analysis and Bioinformatics Center (ABC) (UM1 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What: Funding for a center that will assay biologic samples collected within the SUNBEAM cohort using omics and systems biology approaches to identify determinants of atopic disease, focusing on food allergy and atopic dermatitis in newborns, infants and very young children
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in analysis and bioinformatics concerning atopic disease
Award: Up to $1.8 million/up to five years
Deadline: Internal submission due: Nov. 15, 2021; LOI due: Jan. 15, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Feb. 15, 2022, 5 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP

Multidisciplinary NIDDK Silvio O. Conte Digestive Diseases Research Core Centers (P30 Clinical Trial Optional)
What: Centers that to bring together basic and clinical investigators to enhance communication, collaboration and effectiveness of ongoing digestive and liver disease research within the NIDDK’s mission
Who should apply: Institutions that have a strong ongoing base of digestive and/or liver diseases-relevant research that relates to the proposed theme of the Center; see more eligibility info in FOA
Award: Up to $3.75 million/up to five years
Deadline: Internal submission due: Nov. 17, 2021; LOI due: Jan. 17, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Feb. 17, 2022, 5 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP

New this week!
Cancer Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation Clinical Investigator Award
What: Supports young physician scientists studying cancer to address the lack of training in the discipline and methodologies of clinical investigation and encourage more researchers to pursue clinical cancer research; OHSU can nominate up to five applicants
Who should apply: U.S. citizens or permanent legal residents who hold independent assistant professor positions or equivalent and are within the first five years of their initial full faculty appointment; see more eligibility info in program overview
Award: Up to $600,000 plus up to $100,000 in medical school debt repayment/up to three years
Deadline: Internal submission due: Dec. 1, 2021; Application due: Feb. 1, 2021, 1 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying 

Merit Prizes and Awards

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 

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

MultidisciplinaryNorthwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine Mechthild Esser Nemmers Prize in Medical Science
What: Honors a physician-scientist whose body of research exhibits outstanding achievement in medical science as demonstrated by works of lasting significance
Who should apply: Physician-scientists; individuals of all nationalities and institutional affiliations are eligible except current or recent Northwestern University faculty members and recipients of the Nobel Prize
Award: $200,000
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.

Neuroscience National Academy of Neuropsychology and Alzheimer’s Association Neuropsychological Effects of COVID-19 in Older Adults from Health Disparity Populations (NeuroCOVID)
What: Supports research on the neuropsychological impact of COVID-19 in older adults from health disparity populations
Who should apply: Early stage investigators who have completed postdoctoral training within the past 15 years; mid-career investigators and senior investigators may serve as co-Investigators on the project but cannot be the PI
Award: Up to $100,000/up to two years
Deadline: LOI due: Oct. 7, 2021, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Dec. 9, 2021, 2 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary ‖ FDA Innovation Award: COVID-19 and Health Equity (U01) Clinical Trials Optional
What: Supports proposals that focus on advancing racial and ethnic minority participation in COVID-19/COVID-19 variant clinical trials or contribute to informing the continued evaluation of the safety and efficacy of FDA approved products or products subject to EUAs/EUA expansion for the treatment, prevention or diagnosis of COVID-19
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in COVID-19 and health equity
Award: Up to $1 million/up to one year
Deadline: LOI due: Nov. 2, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Nov. 29, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

NIH Federal Opportunities

This week the NIH released funding opportunities concerning gender inclusivity, lung cancer and HIV. We’ve highlighted some opportunities of potential interest below.

Multidisciplinary NHLBI, NIAAA and NIDA HEAL initiative: Pharmacotherapies to Reverse Opioid Overdose Induced Respiratory Depression Without Central Opioid Withdrawal (Target Validation and Candidate Therapeutic Development) (UG3/UH3 Clinical Trials Not Allowed)
What: Supports pre-clinical research to develop novel, mechanism-based pharmacotherapies to selectively reverse respiratory depression induced by opioids or opioid-sedative drug combinations
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in pharmacotherapies and opioids
Award: Up to $4 million/up to five years    
Deadline: LOI due: Nov. 3, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Dec. 3, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Cancer NCI The role of Epstein Barr virus (EBV) infection in Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma (NHL) and Hodgkin disease (HD) development with or without an underlying HIV infection (U01 Clinical Trial Optional)
What: Supports research to increase our knowledge through mechanistic, epidemiological or translational studies that examine how Epstein Barr virus promotes Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma or Hodgkin disease initiation, progression and the resulting disease sequelae
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in how Epstein Barr virus, Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma and Hodgkin disease
Award: Not limited/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

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations Interventions for Stigma Reduction to Improve HIV/AIDS Prevention, Treatment and Care in Low- and Middle- Income Countries (R01 – Clinical Trial Optional)
What: Supports the development and testing of interventions to reduce the impact of HIV-associated stigma on the prevention and treatment of HIV and AIDS and quality of life of people living with HIV and/or AIDS
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in HIV/AIDS stigma reduction in LMICs; the inclusion of women and individuals from groups underrepresented in clinical, biomedical and socio-behavioral research as principal investigators/program directors, faculty and scientific collaborators is strongly encouraged
Award: Up to $400,000/up to three years    
Deadline: LOI due: Nov. 20, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Dec. 20, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Infectious Disease NIAID Systems Biology for Infectious Diseases (U19 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What: Supports research that employs systems biology approaches to human pathogens and generates and integrates large datasets into models that guide in vitro, in vivo and clinical studies
Who should apply: Research projects must be conducted in a LMIC in which at least one PI has a primary appointment; therefore OHSU PIs must use the multiple PI option for this FOA
Award: Up to $7.5 million/up to five years    
Deadline: LOI due: Dec. 14, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Jan. 14, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

Neuroscience NIA and NINDS Role of Astrocytes in Degeneration of the Neurovascular Unit in AD/ADRDs (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What: Supports basic disease-related research to address a gap in the basic research on the mechanisms of reactive astrogliosis in degeneration of the neurovascular unit that contributes to cognitive impairment and dementia
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in astrocytes and neurovascular unit degeneration
Award: Up to $2.5 million/up to five years    
Deadline: Feb. 4, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

Neuroscience NINDS Notice of Special Interest: Biomarker Discover and Validation in Functional Neurological Disorders
What: Supports applications focused on the development and validation of biomarkers for functional neurological disorders
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in functional neurological disorders and biomarkers
Award: Dependent upon FOA     
Deadline: Open from Feb. 5, 2022 through Jan. 8, 2025

Aging NIA Career Transition Award (K22 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What: Funding to facilitate the transition of mentored researchers to tenure-track faculty positions conducting research that advances the mission of NIA
Who should apply: Citizens or non-citizen nationals of the U.S. or individuals who have been lawfully admitted for permanent residence who have a terminal research doctorate, clinical degree or a combined research doctorate/clinical degree and at least two years of postdoctoral or equivalent training in areas relevant to the mission of NIA; additional eligibility info in FOA
Award: Salary and other program-related expenses/up to three years    
Deadline: Feb. 12, 2022, 5 p.m. PT 

Private Opportunities

Psychology American Psychological Foundation Roy Scrivner Memorial Research Grants
What: Supports empirical and applied research focused on lesbian, gay and bisexual family psychology and lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender family therapy
Who should apply:
Advanced graduate students who are in good standing, endorsed by their supervising professor and have demonstrated commitment to LGBT family issues
Award: Up to $8,000/duration not specified
Deadline: Nov. 1, 2021

NeuroscienceBiogen Medical Education Grants
What: Supports independent medical educational activities for healthcare professionals and researchers; the current areas of interest are Alzheimer’s disease and the management of spinal muscular atrophy patients
Who should apply:
Anyone with a research interest in Alzheimer’s disease or spinal muscular atrophy
Award: Not listed
Deadline: Nov. 1, 2021

Physiology  Foundation for Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Research Grants
What: Supports research related to the field of physical medicine and rehabilitation through three mechanisms: a midcareer investigator grant, a spinal bracing research grant, and a pain management and spine care grant  
Who should apply:
Dependent upon mechanism, but you must be a member of the American Academy of PM&R and/or the Association of Academic Physiatrists
Award: Between $10,000 and $20,000/one year
Deadline: Nov. 1, 2021

CancerMelanoma Research Alliance Young Investigator and Pilot Awards
What: Supports melanoma research through young investigator awards that aim to attract early career faculty with original ideas into the field of melanoma and pilot awards that support senior investigators with high-risk, high-reward projects
Who should apply:
Either young investigators within the initial five years of their first faculty appointment or senior investigators past the initial five years of their first appointment; both must hold a full-time faculty appointment at the level of assistant professor
Award: For Young Investigator: Up to $255,000/up to three years; For Pilot: Up to $100,000/up to two years
Deadline: Eligibility checklist for Young Investigator due: Nov. 3, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT; Application due: Nov. 17, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

Obstetrics and Gynecology American Association of Birth Centers Foundation Research Grants
What: Supports research projects on issues related to the birth center model of care
Who should apply:
Open to individuals and organizations with projects related to the birth center model of care
Award: Up to $5,000/up to one year
Deadline: LOI due: Nov. 5, 2021; Application due: Jan. 13, 2022

MultidisciplinaryRobert Wood Johnson Foundation Health Policy Fellows
What: Fellowships for midcareer health professionals and behavioral/social scientists to participate in the policy process at the federal level and use that leadership experience to improve health equity, health care, and health policy
Who should apply:
U.S. citizens and permanent residents who are midcareer health professionals and behavioral/social scientists and are interested in experiencing the health policy process at the federal level
Award: Up to $165,000/minimum of one year
Deadline: Reference letters due: Nov. 6, 2021, noon PT; Preliminary application due: Nov. 9, 2021, noon PT; Application due: Feb. 8, 2022, noon PT
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Gastroenterology American Gastroenterological Association AGA-Takeda Pharmaceuticals Research Scholar Award in Celiac Disease
What: Supports junior faculty who have some record of accomplishment in research pertaining to celiac disease with projects focused on the pathophysiology, epidemiology, prevention, diagnosis, treatment or patient outcomes of celiac disease  
Who should apply:
Early career investigators who will be less than seven years from the completion of their clinical training in July 2022; additional eligibility info in program announcement
Award: Up to $300,000/three years
Deadline: Nov. 10, 2021

CancerAlex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation Innovation Grant
What: Seed funding for researchers with a novel approach to pediatric oncology scientific investigation; proposals should have clinical translation in view
Who should apply:
Faculty who have a track record of publication and funding productivity that demonstrates the project can be accomplished by the investigators
Award: Up to $250,000/two years
Deadline: LOI due: Nov. 15, 2021, 5 p.m. PT; Application due: April 4, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

Cancer Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation RUNX1 Early Career Investigator Program
What: Funding to establish a new generation of translational and clinical researchers interested in inherited hematologic malignancy predisposition disorders with a focus on RUNX1-familial platelet disorder
Who should apply:
Faculty who are within five years of their first appointment as an assistant professor or equivalent tenure-track position and have research experience working in, and a deep understanding of, normal or malignant hematopoiesis and/or immunology
Award: Up to $180,000/three years
Deadline: Dec. 20, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryPfizer 2021/2022 Global Cachexia ASPIRE
What: Supports research focused on evidence generation in understanding cachexia in cancer or heart failure, the role of GDF-15/GFRAL pathway in disease, GDF-15/GFRAL biology and natural history studies specifically related to cachexia and heart failure
Who should apply:
Anyone with a research interest in cachexia and GDF-15
Award: Up to $250,000/up to three years
Deadline: Jan. 7, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT                                                     

Previously Published Opportunities

Federal 

October 2021

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) Application due: Oct. 8, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations Regenerative Medicine Innovation Project (RMIP) Investigator-Initiated Clinical Trials (UG3/UH3 – Clinical Trial Required) Application due: Oct. 8, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Cancer NCI Program on the Origins of Gastroesophageal Cancers (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Application due: Oct. 8, 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

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations Autism Centers of Excellence: Centers (P50 Clinical Trial Optional) and Networks (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Oct. 9, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Nov. 9, 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 Mentored Research Scientist Development Award to Promote Diversity (K01 Clinical Trial Required) and (K01 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: Oct. 12, 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

Neuroscience NINDS Career Transition Award for NINDS Intramural Clinician-Scientists (K22 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) and (K22 Clinical Trial Required) Deadline: Oct. 12, 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) Application due: Oct. 13, 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) 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) 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) Application due: Oct. 13, 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

MultidisciplinaryNIDA Exploratory Studies to Investigate the Mechanisms of Interrelationship between Sleep and Substance Use Disorders (R61/R33 Basic Experimental Studies with Humans Required) 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) Application due: 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 BRAIN Initiative: Integration and Analysis of BRAIN Initiative Data (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Application due: Oct. 15, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Cancer NCI Pancreatic Cancer Detection Consortium: Research Units (U01 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Oct. 15, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Nov. 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) Application due: Oct. 15, 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

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

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

Mental Health NIMH Mental Health Research Dissertation Grant to Enhance Workforce Diversity (R36 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: Oct. 16, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

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) R21 due: 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

Substance Use NCCIH, NIAMS and NIDA HEAL Initiative: Novel Targets for Opioid Use Disorders and Opioid Overdose (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Application due: Oct. 19, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryNIH Common Fund Tissue Mapping Centers for the Human BioMolecular Atlas Program (U54 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Oct. 19, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Nov. 19, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

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

Neuroscience NIA 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) Application due: Oct. 20, 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) Application due: Oct. 22, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Infectious Disease NIAID Promoting Bunyavirales Basic Science Research (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Application due: Oct. 22, 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

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

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

NeuroscienceNIA and NINDS Role of Adaptive Immunity in Etiology of Alzheimer’s Disease and Alzheimer’s Disease-Related Dementias (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Application due: Oct. 28, 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) LOI due: Oct. 29, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Nov. 29, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Neuroscience NICHD Learning Disabilities Innovation Hubs (P20 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Oct. 30, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Nov. 30, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

November 2021

Cancer NCI Acquired Resistance to Therapy Network (ARTNet; U54 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Application due: Nov. 1, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

CancerNCI Research Specialist (Core-based Scientist) and (Laboratory-based Scientist) Award (R50 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Application due: Nov. 1, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

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 Multiple NIH Organizations INvestigation of Co-occurring conditions across the Lifespan to Understand Down syndromE (INCLUDE) Exploratory/Developmental Research Grant Award (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: Nov. 3, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations HEAL Initiative: Interdisciplinary Teams to Elucidate the Mechanisms of Device-Based Pain Relief (RM1 Clinical Trial Optional) Application due: Nov. 3, 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) Application due: Nov. 3, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

CancerNCI Outstanding Investigator Award (R35 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: Nov. 4, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

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

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations Global Brain and Nervous System Disorders Research Across the Lifespan (R01 Clinical Trials Optional) and (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Nov. 9, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Dec. 9, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Mental Health NIMH Effectiveness and Implementation Research for Post-Acute Interventions to Optimize Long-Term Mental Health Outcomes in Low- and Middle-Income Countries (R34 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Nov. 9, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Dec. 9, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Neuroscience NIA and NINDS Detecting Cognitive Impairment, Including Dementia, in Primary Care and Other Everyday Clinical Settings for the General Public and Health Equity, Pragmatic Clinical Trials (U01 Clinical Trial Required) Deadline: Nov. 10, 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

Multidisciplinary NCI Implementation Science for Cancer Control in People Living with HIV in Low- and Middle-Income Countries (U01 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Nov. 15, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Dec. 15, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Biology NSF Reproducible Cells and Organoids via Directed-Differentiation Encoding (RECODE) 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) Deadline: Nov. 24, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

December 2021

Substance Use NIDA Mechanism for Time-Sensitive Drug Abuse Research (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Dec. 11, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Jan. 11, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

January 2022

Immunology NIAID Development of Microbiome-Related Approaches for Diagnosis/Mitigation/Treatment of Radiation Injuries (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Jan. 9, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Feb. 9, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

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

MultidisciplinaryNIDA High Priority HIV and Substance Use Research (R01 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

CancerNCI Clinical Characterization of Cancer Therapy-induced Adverse Sequelae and Mechanism-based Interventional Strategies (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Deadline: Feb. 5, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryNIMH Mood and Psychosis Symptoms during the Menopause Transition (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) and (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) Deadline: R01 due: Feb 5, 2022; R21 due: Feb. 16, 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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October 2021

NeuroscienceAlzheimer’s Association Research Grants Deadline: Oct. 8, 2021, 2 p.m. PT

Urology American Urological Association Gallagher Health Policy Scholar Program Deadline: Oct. 10, 2021

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

Multidisciplinary Sexual Medicine Society of North America Scholars in Sexuality Research Grants Program Deadline: Oct. 11, 2021, 9:59 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryResearch!America Civic Engagement Microgrant Initiative Deadline: Oct. 12, 2021

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

Cancer American Cancer Society Pilot and Exploratory Projects in Palliative Care of Cancer Patients and Their Families Deadline: Oct. 15, 2021

Cancer American Cancer Society Role of Health Policy and Health Insurance in Improving Access to and Performance of Cancer Prevention, Early Detection, and Treatment Services Deadline: Oct. 15, 2021

Psychology American Psychological Foundation Lizette Peterson-Homer Injury Prevention Grant Deadline: Oct. 15, 2021

Neuroscience Angelman Syndrome Foundation General Research Submissions Deadline: Oct. 15, 2021

MultidisciplinaryBiocodex Microbiota Foundation Research Projects Deadline: Oct. 15, 2021, 2 p.m. PT

NeuroscienceEagles Autism Foundation Research Grants LOI due: Oct. 15, 2021; Application due: Jan. 10, 2022

Multidisciplinary Johnson & Johnson Innovation Packaging Design QuickFire Challenge: Unit Dose Technologies Deadline: Oct. 15, 2021

Dermatology Dermatology Foundation Research Awards Program Deadline: Oct. 15, 2021

NeuroscienceAdira Foundation Pervasive Needs Grants Deadline: LOI due: Oct. 18, 2021, 2 p.m. PT

Hepatology Pfizer 2021/2022 Global NASH ASPIRE LOI due: Oct. 20, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT; Full proposal due: March 8, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Rheumatology Pfizer Virtual Programs for Rheumatology Education Deadline: Oct. 20, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

Nursing American Nurses Foundation Reimagining Nursing (RN) Initiative Deadline: Oct. 25, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

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

MultidisciplinaryPfizer Geriatric Anorexia – Educational Needs Assessment Deadline: Oct. 28, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

Nursing American Association of Critical-Care Nurses Impact Research Grants Deadline: Oct. 29, 2021

November 2021

MultidisciplinaryAmerican Association of University Women American Fellowships Deadline: Nov. 1, 2021, 11:59 p.m. PT

Endocrinology American Diabetes Association Nutrition & Diabetes Postdoctoral Fellowship (PDFN) Deadline: Nov. 1, 2021, 2 p.m. PT

Psychology American Psychological Foundation Theodore Millon Grant in Personality Psychology Deadline: Nov. 1, 2021

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

MultidisciplinaryFahs-Beck Fund for Research and Experimentation Doctoral Dissertation Grant Program Deadline: Nov. 1, 2021, 2 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryFahs-Beck Fund for Research and Experimentation Faculty/Post-Doctoral Research Grant Program Deadline: Nov. 1, 2021, 2 p.m. PT

Women’s Health Lalor Foundation Anna Lalor Burdick Program Deadline: Nov. 1, 2021

Genetics Pelizaeus-Merzbacher Disease Foundation Research Grants Deadline: Nov. 1, 2021, 2 p.m. PT

Rheumatology Rheumatology Research Foundation Lawren H. Daltroy Preceptorship in Health Communication Deadline: Nov. 1, 2021, 2 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryPfizer Advances in Atopic Dermatitis for Dermatologists and Allergists Deadline: Nov. 4, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

Cardiology Alpha Phi Foundation Heart to Heart Grant Deadline: Nov. 5, 2021, midnight PT

MultidisciplinaryPfizer 2021/2022 Global Obesity ASPIRE LOI due: Nov. 5, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT; Full proposal due: February 2022

MultidisciplinaryDoris Duke Charitable Foundation Clinical Scientist Development Award Pre-proposal due: Nov. 12, 2021, noon PT; Full proposal due: March 11, 2022, noon PT

EndocrinologyAmerican Diabetes Association Nutrition & Diabetes Innovative Clinical or Translational Science (ICTSN) LOI due: Nov. 22, 2021, 2 p.m. PT; Full proposal due: March 7, 2022, 2 p.m. PT

EndocrinologyAmerican Diabetes Association Nutrition & Diabetes Junior Faculty Development (JDFN) LOI due: Nov. 22, 2021, 2 p.m. PT; Full proposal due: March 7, 2022, 2 p.m. PT

December 2021

CancerDamon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation Physician-Scientist Training Award Deadline: Dec. 1, 2021, 1 p.m. PT
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Cancer Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation Quantitative Biology Fellowship Award Deadline: Dec. 1, 2021, 1 p.m. PT
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Neuroscience McKnight Foundation Technological Innovations in Neuroscience Awards LOI due: Dec. 6, 2021; Application due: April 25, 2021

Neuroscience Michael J. Fox Foundation Edmond J. Safra Fellowship in Movement Disorders Deadline: Dec. 9, 2021, 2 p.m. PT

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: Innovative Research to Advance Racial Equity Deadline: Rolling; applicant webinar on Oct. 13, 2021, 10 a.m. PT
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Multidisciplinary Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Evidence for Action: Investigator-Initiated Research to Build a Culture of Health Deadline: Open
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Multidisciplinary Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Pioneering Ideas: Exploring the Future to Build a Culture of Health Deadline: Rolling
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Neuroscience  SFARI Supplement to Enhance Equity and Diversity (SEED) Deadline: Rolling
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

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