OHSU Funding Alerts: Week of October 14, 2021

Each week, OHSU Research Development compiles a list of funding opportunities from internal sources, the government and private foundations. We publish the list here every Thursday. A pdf of the list is also available.

Featured Opportunities 
Deadline updated
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. 18, 2021; Application due: Nov. 18, 2021, 5 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP


Neuroscience NINDS Neurosurgeon Research Career Development Program (NRCDP) (K12 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What:
Funding for a national program of mentored research career development for junior neurosurgeon faculty at institutions nationwide that support neurosurgical research
Who should apply: Applicant institutions must have a strong and high quality research program in the area(s) proposed under this FOA and must have the requisite faculty, staff, potential trainees and facilities on site to conduct the proposed institutional program; see full eligibility info in FOA
Award: Not limited/up to five years
Deadline: Internal submission due: Oct. 28, 2021; Application due: Dec. 15, 2021, 5 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP


CancerKnight Cancer Institute Knight Pilot Project Awards
What: 
Supports high-impact research conducted across the cancer continuum by assisting in generating preliminary data leading to peer-reviewed national funding; four categories of pilot awards are offered:
Cancer Biology
Cancer Prevention & Control
Quantitative Oncology
Translational Oncology
Who should apply: OHSU research and tenure-track faculty at the rank of assistant professor or higher; grants are intended to support innovative projects that venture into new areas of exploration rather than extensions of existing work
Award: $50,000 in direct costs/one year
Deadline: Nov. 1, 2021, midnight PT
Apply through the CAP


Pediatrics Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Healthy Eating Research Special Solicitation: COVID-19 and Socioeconomic Recovery Efforts
What: 
Supports research on how COVID-19-related relief and recovery policies and programs impact child health and well-being
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in COVID-19 and child well-being
Award: Up to $250,000/up to one and a half years
Deadline: Nov. 17, 2021, noon PT
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

NeuroscienceOregon Roybal Center for Care Support Translational Research Advantaged by Integrating Technology (ORCASTRAIT) Pilot Program
What: 
Supports pilot studies necessary to inform ongoing and future research consistent with the ORCASTRAIT aims to substantially improve the science of Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia care provider interventions
Who should apply: ADRD researcher with work that will lead to innovative care provider intervention research advantaged or enhanced by technology
Award: Up to $95,000/one year
Deadline: LOI due: Dec. 10, 2021, 5 p.m. PT; Application due: Jan. 14, 2022, 5 p.m. PT
Send questions to Dara Wasserman; use LOI form

Internal Opportunities 

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

New this week!
Cancer Knight Cancer Institute Knight Pilot Project Awards
What: Supports high-impact research conducted across the cancer continuum by assisting in generating preliminary data leading to peer-reviewed national funding; four categories of pilot awards are offered:
Cancer Biology
Cancer Prevention & Control
Quantitative Oncology
Translational Oncology
Who should apply: OHSU research and tenure-track faculty at the rank of assistant professor or higher; grants are intended to support innovative projects that venture into new areas of exploration rather than extensions of existing work
Award: $50,000 in direct costs/one year
Deadline: Nov. 1, 2021, midnight PT
Apply through the CAP

New this week!
Neuroscience Oregon Roybal Center for Care Support Translational Research Advantaged by Integrating Technology (ORCASTRAIT) Pilot Program

What: Supports pilot studies necessary to inform ongoing and future research consistent with the ORCASTRAIT aims to substantially improve the science of Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia care provider interventions
Who should apply: ADRD researcher with work that will lead to innovative care provider intervention research advantaged or enhanced by technology
Award: Up to $95,000/one year
Deadline: LOI due: Dec. 10, 2021, 5 p.m. PT; Application due: Jan. 14, 2022, 5 p.m. PT
Send questions to Dara Wasserman; use LOI form

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   

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

Deadline updated
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 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

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

New this week!
Neuroscience NINDS Neurosurgeon Research Career Development Program (NRCDP) (K12 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed)

What: Funding for a national program of mentored research career development for junior neurosurgeon faculty at institutions nationwide that support neurosurgical research
Who should apply: Applicant institutions must have a strong and high quality research program in the area(s) proposed under this FOA and must have the requisite faculty, staff, potential trainees and facilities on site to conduct the proposed institutional program; see full eligibility info in FOA
Award: Not limited/up to five years
Deadline: Internal submission due: Oct. 28, 2021; Application due: Dec. 15, 2021, 5 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!
Genomics NHGRI Genomic Curriculum Development for Medical Students (R25 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)

What: Supports curriculum development programs for Master of Science degree programs in genomics, genomic medicine and genomic informatics for medical students
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 and able to demonstrate expertise in applying genomics in research and patient care
Award: Up to $450,000/up to three years
Deadline: Internal submission due: Nov. 23, 2021; Application due: Jan. 25, 2022, 5 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP

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 

New this week!
Multidisciplinary NIDDK Pediatric Obesity Discovery Science Research to Improve Understanding of Risk and Causal Mechanisms for Obesity in Early Life (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)

What: Supports innovative, discovery research studies to better characterize early-life risk factors and elucidate underlying causal mechanisms through which these risk factors contribute to the development of obesity during infancy and early childhood
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in risk factors for infant and early childhood obesity
Award: Up to $2.5 million/up to five years
Deadline: Internal submission due: Dec. 8, 2021; LOI due: Feb. 8, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 8, 2022, 5 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP

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.

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

New this week!
Pediatrics Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Healthy Eating Research Special Solicitation: COVID-19 and Socioeconomic Recovery Efforts

What: Supports research on how COVID-19-related relief and recovery policies and programs impact child health and well-being
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in COVID-19 and child well-being
Award: Up to $250,000/up to one and a half years
Deadline: Nov. 17, 2021, noon PT
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying 

NIH Federal Opportunities

This week the NIH released funding opportunities concerning genomics, mental health and nutrition. We’ve highlighted some opportunities of potential interest below.

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations HEAL Initiative: Advancing Health Equity in Pain Management (R61/R33 Clinical Trial Required)
What: Supports research to accelerate development, testing and implementation of evidence-based interventions to mitigate disparities in provision of care and treatment decisions, reduce susceptibility to chronic pain and improve patient outcomes
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in pain management and health disparities
Award: Up to $4.5 million/up to five years    
Deadline: LOI due: Nov. 9, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Dec. 9, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Neuroscience NIH Common Fund SPARC Human Open Research Neural Engineering Technologies (HORNET) Initiative (U41 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What: Support for centers that will create interoperable open-source modules that can be combined into custom profiles for new exploratory and clinical neuromodulation studies in the peripheral nervous system and potential applicability in the central nervous system
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in open-source neural technology
Award: Not limited/up to three years    
Deadline: LOI due: Dec. 13, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Jan. 12, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

Environmental Health NIEHS Virtual Consortium for Translational/Transdisciplinary Environmental Research (ViCTER) (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
What: Supports early-stage transdisciplinary collaborations and/or translational research efforts to address fundamental research among basic (technology and mechanism oriented), clinical (patient-oriented) and population-based researchers in the environmental health field
Who should apply: Newly established collaborative teams of environmental health investigators
Award: Up to $1.425 million/up to three years    
Deadline: LOI due: Jan. 1, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Feb. 1, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary NCI, NHLBI and NICHD Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Dietary, Physical Activity, Sedentary Behavior and Sleep Assessment Methodologies Among Infants and Young Children (Birth to 5 years) through Adults
What: Supports investigator-initiated applications addressing approaches that improve the measurement of diet, physical activity, sedentary behavior, sleep and environmental influences through the development of improved methods; studies addressing infants and young children (birth to 5 years) and individuals from underserved subgroups are especially encouraged
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in diet, exercise and sleep assessment methodologies
Award: Not limited/up to five years      
Deadline: Open from Feb. 5, 2022 through May 8, 2023

Multidisciplinary NCI, NIDCR and NIMHD Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Biologic Factors Underlying Dental, Oral, and Craniofacial Health Disparities
What: Supports research studies designed to identify and understand the mechanisms by which biologic factors (microbial, immune, genetic) contribute to disparities in dental, oral and craniofacial disease onset, progression and persistence
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in biologic factors in dentistry-related health disparities
Award: Dependent upon FOA     
Deadline: Open from Feb. 5, 2022 through Jan. 8, 2025

Mental Health NIMH Pilot Practice-based Research for Primary Care Suicide Prevention (R34 Clinical Trial Optional)
What: Supports primary care practice-based research focused on evaluations of factors that impact or account for the effectiveness of existing suicide prevention practices and pilot clinical trials aimed at optimizing and pilot testing patient-, provider-, or systems-level suicide prevention strategies
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in primary care suicide prevention practices
Award: Up to $450,000/up to three years    
Deadline: LOI due: May 20, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: June 21, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations Research on Biopsychosocial Factors of Social Connectedness and Isolation on Health, Wellbeing, Illness, and Recovery (R01 Basic Experimental Studies with Humans Required), (R01 Clinical Trial Required) and (R01 Clinical Trials Not Allowed)
What: Supports research projects that seek to explain the underlying mechanisms, processes and trajectories of social relationships and how these factors affect outcomes in human health, illness, recovery and overall wellbeing
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in social connectedness and isolation and their effects on health
Award: Not limited/up to five years    
Deadline: June 21, 2022, 5 p.m. PT
 

Private Opportunities

Cancer The ASCO Foundation Conquer Cancer Career Development Award
What: Provides research funding to clinical investigators who have received their initial faculty appointment as they work to establish an independent clinical cancer research program
Who should apply:
Physicians who are in their first to third year of a full-time faculty appointment; additional eligibility info in announcement
Award: Up to $200,000/up to three years
Deadline: Oct. 21, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary Pfizer Closing Knowledge Gaps in Moderate-to Severe Atopic Dermatitis for Allergists
What: Funding for a comprehensive educational intervention to improve the ability of allergy practitioners to manage moderate to severe atopic dermatitis
Who should apply:
Allergists, pediatric allergists, dermatologists, pediatric dermatologists and advanced practice providers who are involved in the care and treatment of patients with atopic dermatitis
Award: Up to $300,000/not specified
Deadline: Oct. 28, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary American Association of University Women Career Development Grants
What: Provides funding to women who hold a bachelor’s degree and are preparing to advance or change careers or re-enter the workforce in education, health and medical sciences, or social sciences  
Who should apply:
U.S. citizens or permanent residents whose last degree was received before June 30, 2014; primary consideration is given to women of color and women pursuing their first advanced degree or credentials in nontraditional fields
Award: Up to $12,000/one year
Deadline: Nov. 15, 2021

Multidisciplinary American Association of University Women International Fellowships
What: Supports women pursuing full-time graduate or postdoctoral study in the United States who are not U.S. citizens or permanent residents and intend to return to their home country to pursue a professional career  
Who should apply:
Anyone who fits the above description; full eligibility details in program announcement
Award: Up to $30,000/one year
Deadline: Nov. 15, 2021

Mental Health American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Innovation Grants
What: Supports studies that will increase understanding of suicide or test treatments and other interventions that save lives through five funding mechanisms that include pilot, young investigator and postdoctoral research fellowship grants
Who should apply:
Dependent upon funding mechanism; standard research and pilot grants open to investigators at any level
Award: Between $30,000 and $132,900/two years
Deadline: Nov. 15, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT

Pediatrics Gerber Foundation Research Grants
What: Supports projects focused on issues faced by care providers that, when implemented, will improve the health, nutrition and developmental outcomes of infants and young children
Who should apply:
Organizations with a research interest in nutrition, care and development of infants and toddlers
Award: Up to $350,000/not specified
Deadline: LOI due: Nov. 15, 2021, 1 p.m. PT; Application due: Feb. 15, 2022, 1 p.m. PT

Neuroscience Parkinson’s Foundation Stanley Fahn Junior Faculty Award
What: Supports clinical, pre-clinical or basic research proposals that directly impact the understanding of Parkinson’s or its treatment from promising early career scientists
Who should apply:
Full-time tenure-track faculty with a current instructor or assistant professor post who have never held an NIH R01 award or its equivalent (instructors can demonstrate intent for tenure-track through a support letter from their department chair)
Award: Up to $300,000/up to three years
Deadline: LOI due: Nov. 16, 2021; Application due: March 7, 2022

Dermatology Pfizer Emerging Therapies for Atopic Dermatitis and Alopecia Areata for Advanced Practice Providers
What: Supports educational projects that focus on addressing knowledge and practice gaps specific to the recognition, diagnosis, treatment and overall care management of atopic dermatitis and alopecia areata
Who should apply:
Nurses, nurse practitioners and physician assistants who treat atopic dermatitis, alopecia areata and other medical dermatology conditions
Award: Up to $250,000/not specified
Deadline: Nov. 16, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary American Philosophical Society Franklin Research Grants
What: Funding for travel costs to libraries and archives for research purposes; the purchase of microfilm, photocopies or equivalent research materials; costs associated with fieldwork; or laboratory research expenses
Who should apply:
Scholars who have recently received their doctorate; note that grants are for noncommercial research and not intended to meet the expenses of attending conferences or the costs of publication
Award: Up to $6,000/10 months
Deadline: Dec. 1, 2021

Cancer Cancer Research Institute Clinic and Laboratory Integration Program
What: Supports investigators who are studying critical topics at the intersection of laboratory and clinical research in immuno-oncology and pre-clinical and translational research that will provide information that can be directly applied to optimizing cancer immunotherapy in the clinic
Who should apply:
Tenure-track assistant professors or higher
Award: Up to $200,000/up to two years
Deadline: LOI due: Dec. 1, 2021; Application due: March 1, 2022

Cancer The ASCO Foundation Conquer Cancer Advanced Clinical Research Award (ACRA) for Diversity and Inclusion in Breast Cancer Research
What: Provides funding to mid-career investigators who are members of racial and/or ethnic groups traditionally excluded in academic medicine and biomedical research and wish to conduct original breast cancer research not currently funded
Who should apply:
Physicians who self-identify as a member of a racial and/or ethnic group traditionally excluded in academic medicine according to the AAMC definition and are between five to ten years from their first full-time faculty appointment; additional eligibility info in announcement
Award: Up to $450,000/three years
Deadline: LOI due: Dec. 14, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT; Application due: Jan. 31, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Cancer The ASCO Foundation Conquer Cancer Research Professorship for Diversity and Inclusion in Breast Cancer
What: Provides flexible funding to researchers who have made, and are continuing to make, significant contributions in breast cancer research and will dedicate their time in training future breast cancer researchers
Who should apply:
Full professors who self-identify as a member of a racial and/or ethnic group traditionally excluded in academic medicine according to the AAMC definition and lead a breast cancer research team; additional eligibility info in announcement
Award: Up to $500,000/five years
Deadline: LOI due: Dec. 14, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT; Application due: Jan. 31, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary Chan Zuckerberg Initiative Data Insights
What: Supports projects that aim to use and gain insights into health and disease from existing single-cell datasets to help accelerate progress toward challenges associated with the compilation and exploration of large atlas-scale data
Who should apply:
Teams with one Coordinating PI and up to two additional PIs who are permitted to receive grant support by their organizations
Award: Up to $400,000/up to one and a half years
Deadline: Dec. 14, 2021, 5 p.m. PT
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Cancer The ASCO Foundation Conquer Cancer Young Investigator Award
What: Provides research funding to promising investigators to encourage and promote quality research in clinical oncology
Who should apply:
Physicians who are within 10 years of obtaining their medical degree and working in an oncology laboratory or clinical research setting; additional eligibility info in announcement
Award: Up to $50,000/one year
Deadline: Jan. 10, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT                                                      

Previously Published Opportunities

Federal 

October 2021

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

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) LOI due: Nov. 3, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Dec. 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 Autism Centers of Excellence: Centers (P50 Clinical Trial Optional) and Networks (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) 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) Application due: Nov. 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

MultidisciplinaryNIMH and ORWH Prevention of Perinatal Depression: Improving Intervention Delivery for At-Risk Individuals (R01 Clinical Trial Required) and (R34 Clinical Trial Required) Application due: Nov. 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

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) 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) Application due: Nov. 11, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

CancerNCI Research Centers for Cancer Systems Biology (U54 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Application due: Nov. 12, 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

CancerNCI 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) 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) LOI due: Nov. 20, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Dec. 20, 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

Infectious Disease NIAID Systems Biology for Infectious Diseases (U19 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Dec. 14, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Jan. 14, 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

NeuroscienceNIA and NINDS Role of Astrocytes in Degeneration of the Neurovascular Unit in AD/ADRDs (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: Feb. 4, 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

NeuroscienceNINDS Notice of Special Interest: Biomarker Discover and Validation in Functional Neurological Disorders Deadline: Open from Feb. 5, 2022 through Jan. 8, 2025

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

Aging NIA Career Transition Award (K22 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed)  Deadline: Feb. 12, 2022, 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

Private 

October 2021

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 Roy Scrivner Memorial Research Grants Deadline: Nov. 1, 2021

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

NeuroscienceBiogen Medical Education Grants 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

Physiology Foundation for Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Research Grants Deadline: Nov. 1, 2021

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

CancerMelanoma Research Alliance Young Investigator and Pilot Awards Eligibility checklist for Young Investigator due: Nov. 3, 2021, 8:59 p.m. PT; Application due: Nov. 17, 2021, 8:59 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

Obstetrics and Gynecology American Association of Birth Centers Foundation Research Grants LOI due: Nov. 5, 2021; Application due: Jan. 13, 2022

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

MultidisciplinaryRobert Wood Johnson Foundation Health Policy Fellows 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 Deadline: Nov. 10, 2021

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

CancerAlex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation Innovation Grant LOI due: Nov. 15, 2021, 5 p.m. PT; Application due: April 4, 2022, 5 p.m. 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

Cancer Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation RUNX1 Early Career Investigator Program Deadline: Dec. 20, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

January 2022

MultidisciplinaryPfizer 2021/2022 Global Cachexia ASPIRE Deadline: Jan. 7, 2022, 8:59 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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