OHSU Funding Alerts: Week of February 17, 2022

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

Featured Opportunities 
Cancer V Foundation V Clinical Scholar Program
What:
Supports the careers of clinicians who will develop programs of cancer clinical trials that are sequential and based on hypothesis-driven research
Who should apply: Clinicians who have held an assistant professor position for at least three years but not yet have become a full professor, have experience in leading clinical trials and long-term support from their department chair and division head, and are board-certified or board-eligible

Award: $200,000/two years

Deadline: Internal submission due: March 2, 2022; Nomination due: March 15, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: April 13, 2022, 2 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying


Endocrinology Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust Understanding and Therapeutically Emulating Examples Where Individuals Are Naturally Protected From Developing T1D
What: 
Supports studies that aim to understand and/or therapeutically emulate natural protection from type 1 diabetes
Who should apply: Investigators with a faculty-level (or equivalent) appointment at an institution performing medical research
Award: Up to $3 million/up to three years
Deadline: Concept note due: March 15, 2022, 11:59 p.m. PT; Full proposal due: June 1, 2022, 11:59 p.m. PT
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying


NursingOHSU School of Nursing Hartford Center of Gerontological Excellence Hartford Award for Research and Practice
What: 
Provides support for SON faculty research and practice change projects aimed at improving the health and health care of older adults through research and innovations in care
Who should apply: All OHSU School of Nursing faculty who have a clinical or research doctorate, especially early-career investigators
Award: Up to $25,000/one year
Deadline: May 16, 2022, 5 p.m. PT
Submit all inquiries to Marilyn Sanguinetti and submit completed applications to Marilyn Sanguinetti with a copy to SNORDS@ohsu.edu


MultidisciplinaryOHSU School of Nursing Hartford Center of Gerontological Excellence Interprofessional Hartford Award for Research and Practice
What: 
Provides support for OHSU faculty research and practice change projects that are interprofessional and focused on team science  and aimed at improving the health and health care of older adults through innovations in care
Who should apply: All OHSU faculty including those with appointments at the Schools of Dentistry, Medicine, Public Health, and Nursing, and the College of Pharmacy who have completed a clinical or research doctorate; if the PI holds a primary appointment outside of the SON, there must be a Co-I from the SON, and an interprofessional research team is required
Award: Up to $25,000/one year
Deadline: May 16, 2021, 5 p.m. PT
Submit all inquiries and completed applications to Marilyn Sanguinetti

MultidisciplinaryNSF 2022 National Medals
What: 
Two awards, one for science and one for technology and innovation; recognizes either contributions to knowledge or the total impact of their work on the current state of the chemical, physical, biological, social, or behavioral sciences; mathematics; or engineering, or contributions to the nation’s economic, environmental, and social well-being through the development and commercialization of technological products, processes, and concepts
Who should apply: U.S. citizens or permanent residents who are applying for U.S. citizenship, who have done work of significantly outstanding merit or that has had a major impact on scientific thought in their field; must be nominated by peers
Deadline: May 20, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Internal Opportunities 

Pediatrics OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital 2022 Friends of Doernbecher Grant Program
What: Supports clinical and research projects and programs at OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital; pediatric-related research projects and programs that impact children’s health are supported by the program
Who should apply: OHSU and Doernbecher faculty, clinical and research staff, graduate students, medical students, fellows and postdoctoral fellows
Award: Up to $50,000/one year
Deadline: Feb. 18, 2022, 5 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP 

Cancer BRIDGE-C2 Center Small Grants Program
What: Small grants program held through the BRIDGE-C2 Center, an NCI-funded Implementation Science Center for Cancer Control, that aims to conduct rapid-cycle research aimed at eliminating longstanding gaps in cancer screening and prevention
Who should apply: Faculty, project scientists, research trainees, postdoctoral fellows and community practitioners at OHSU and OCHIN Inc.
Award: Up to $20,000/six months
Deadline: LOI due: March 1, 2022, 5 p.m. PT; Application due: June 15, 2022, 5 p.m. PT
Submit an LOI; send any questions about this opportunity to Sonja Likumahuwa-Ackman

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, 2019, 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: March 1, 2022, 11:59 p.m. PT
Send questions to
PREPtograd@ohsu.edu
Apply through the CAP

Women’s Health OHSU Oregon BIRCWH (Building Interdisciplinary Research Careers in Women’s Health) K12
What: Salary support and fringe benefits, limited research funding, and an infrastructure to support mentored career development for those interested in interdisciplinary women’s health and/or sex/gender differences research
Who should apply: OHSU faculty at the level of assistant professor or higher who have no more than six years of research training or experience after their doctoral degree; additional eligibility criteria on BIRCWH website
Award: Up to $340,000/up to two years
Deadline: March 31, 2022, 11:59 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP; Interested applicants should send an email to Mae Lucey as soon as possible 

Public Health OHSU-PSU School of Public Health Catalyst Awards
What: Funding to promote progress on clearly articulated, early-phase research agendas by providing opportunities for pilot testing, preliminary data collection, feasibility or needs assessments, or similar activities
Who should apply: OHSU and PSU faculty with primary appointment in OHSU-PSU School of Public Health; special consideration given to research focused on health equity, social justice, social determinants of health, and health disparities, applicants who either meet definitions of New Investigator or Early-Stage Investigator, as defined by the NIH, and mid- or later career applicants developing a new research direction
Award: Between $5,000 and $50,000/up to one year
Deadline: May 1, 2022
Apply through the CAP

New this week!
Nursing OHSU School of Nursing Hartford Center of Gerontological Excellence Hartford Award for Research and Practice

What: Provides support for SON faculty research and practice change projects aimed at improving the health and health care of older adults through research and innovations in care
Who should apply: All OHSU School of Nursing faculty who have a clinical or research doctorate, especially early-career investigators
Award: Up to $25,000/one year
Deadline: May 16, 2022, 5 p.m. PT
Submit all inquiries to
Marilyn Sanguinetti and submit completed applications to Marilyn Sanguinetti with a copy to SNORDS@ohsu.edu

New this week!
Multidisciplinary
OHSU School of Nursing Hartford Center of Gerontological Excellence Interprofessional Hartford Award for Research and Practice
What: Provides support for OHSU faculty research and practice change projects that are interprofessional and focused on team science  and aimed at improving the health and health care of older adults through innovations in care
Who should apply: All OHSU faculty including those with appointments at the Schools of Dentistry, Medicine, Public Health, and Nursing, and the College of Pharmacy who have completed a clinical or research doctorate; if the PI holds a primary appointment outside of the SON, there must be a Co-I from the SON, and an interprofessional research team is required
Award: Up to $25,000/one year
Deadline: May 16, 2021, 5 p.m. PT
Submit all inquiries and completed applications to
Marilyn Sanguinetti

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

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 Exploratory Research Seed Grants
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

Limited Submission Opportunities   

Aging NIA Coordinating Center for the Claude D. Pepper Older Americans Independence Centers (OAICs) (U24 Clinical Trial Optional)
What: Coordinating Center for the Claude D. Pepper Older Americans Independence Centers program that will be a facilitator for OAIC site interactions and a conduit for translating OAIC objectives and findings to both scientific and general audiences
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in maintaining or restoring independence in older persons
Award: Up to $2.125 million/up to five years
Deadline: Internal submission due:
Feb. 24, 2022; LOI due: April 16, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: May 16, 2022, 5 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP

MultidisciplinaryJosiah Macy Jr. Foundation Board Grants and President’s Grants
What: Supports educational projects that improve health by advancing the education and training of future health professionals through two grant mechanisms: Board Grants and President’s Grants
How to apply: When you submit your application through the CAP, you must also submit a Notice of Intent form to the OHSU Foundation; the Foundation will be pleased to provide guidance and editorial review (non-scientist, funder perspective) on your application
Who should apply: Applicants to either grant type must meet OHSU Principal Investigator requirements
Award: For Board Grants: Up to $300,000/up to three years; For President’s Grants: Up to $25,000/one year  
Deadline: Internal submission due:
March 1, 2022; Proposals due: Rolling
Apply through the CAP
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

New this week!
Cancer
V Foundation V Clinical Scholar Program
What: Supports the careers of clinicians who will develop programs of cancer clinical trials that are sequential and based on hypothesis-driven research
Who should apply: Clinicians who have held an assistant professor position for at least three years but not yet have become a full professor, have experience in leading clinical trials and long-term support from their department chair and division head, and are board-certified or board-eligible
Award: $200,000/two years  
Deadline: Internal submission due:
March 2, 2022; Nomination due: March 15, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: April 13, 2022, 2 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying 

Allergic Disease NIAID Asthma and Allergic Diseases Cooperative Research Centers (U19 Clinical Trial Optional)
What: Supports centers that integrate clinical and translational research to conduct studies on the mechanisms underlying the onset and progression of diseases of interest including asthma, rhinitis (allergic and non-allergic), chronic rhinosinusitis, atopic dermatitis, food allergy and drug allergy
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in asthma and allergic diseases, though multiple PIs are only allowed for the Overall Program, and an investigator can serve as a PI on only one AADCRC award or application; further eligibility info in FOA
Award: Up to $4.5 million/up to five years
Deadline: Internal submission due:
March 3, 2022; LOI due: May 3, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: June 3, 2022, 5 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP

MultidisciplinaryThe Pew Charitable Trusts 2023 Scholars Program
What: Two programs are combined in this competition: the Pew Scholars Program in the Biomedical Sciences and the Pew-Stewart Scholars for Cancer Research Program; both are intended for early-career research with an emphasis on interdisciplinary projects
Who should apply: Early-career assistant professors with a research interest in biomedical studies or cancer studies
Award: $300,000/four years   
Deadline: Internal submission due:
March 23, 2022; Nomination due: May 18, 2022; Application due: Sept. 8, 2022 for Cancer Scholars and Sept. 1, 2022 for Biomedical Scholars
Apply through the CAP

MultidisciplinaryNIGMS and ORIP High-End Instrumentation (HEI) Grant Program (S10 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) and Shared Instrumentation Grant (SIG) Program (S10 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What: Supports groups of NIH-supported investigators to purchase or upgrade a single item of high-end, specialized, commercially available instruments or integrated systems
How to apply: OHSU is not limited in the number of applications we may submit, provided that the applications are for different types of equipment; however, internal review is required. You must submit a 1-3 page preliminary proposal that names a minimum of three major users who are PIs on active NIH research grants; additional information on proposal in CAP
Who should apply: PIs do not need to have an NIH research grant or any other research support but are expected to be an expert on the requested instrument and may be a core director or tenured or non-tenured faculty member; multiple PIs are not allowed
Award: For Shared Grants: Between $50,000 and $600,000/one year; For High-End Grants: Between $600,001 and $2 million/one year    
Deadline: Internal submission due:
March 28, 2022; Application due: June 1, 2022, 5 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP

Merit Prizes and Awards

Multidisciplinary PhRMA Foundation Value Assessment Challenge Awards
What: Supports research on pressing questions related to value assessment in health care through two award mechanisms, one for health equity and one for patient-centered outcomes
Who should apply:
Anyone with a research interest in health equity or patient-centered outcomes
Award: Up to $50,000
Deadline: March 1, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT 

Neuroscience Science & PINS Prize for Neuromodulation
What: Rewards innovative research that modulates neural activity through physical (electrical, magnetic, optical) stimulation of targeted sites in the nervous system with implications for translational medicine
Who should apply:
Investigators younger than forty-five who have received their degree in the last 10 years; work submitted for consideration must have been performed in the past three years
Award: $25,000
Deadline: March 15, 2022 

Multidisciplinary Fred Hutch Dr. Eddie Mendez Post-Doctoral Research Symposium
What: Recognizes outstanding postdoctoral fellows from any discipline who are conducting research related to cancer, infectious diseases, or basic science and from backgrounds that are underrepresented in science based on the NIH definition
Who should apply:
Postdoctoral fellows who meet the above criteria
Award: An honorarium and all expenses related to travel and accommodations for a scientific symposium on the Fred Hutch campus where awardees will present
Deadline: April 1, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT 

Cardiology McGill 2022 Louis and Artur Lucian Award for Research in Circulatory Diseases
What: Rewards outstanding research in the field of circulatory diseases by a scientific investigator or group of investigators whose contribution to knowledge in this field is deemed worthy of special recognition
Who should apply:
Researchers whose current work is in the circulatory disease field
Award: Approximately $58,426 (amount converted from CAD)
Deadline: April 1, 2022

Multidisciplinary NSF 2022 National Medals
What: Two awards, one for science and one for technology and innovation; recognizes either contributions to knowledge or the total impact of their work on the current state of the chemical, physical, biological, social, or behavioral sciences; mathematics; or engineering, or contributions to the nation’s economic, environmental, and social well-being through the development and commercialization of technological products, processes, and concepts
Who should apply:
U.S. citizens or permanent residents who are applying for U.S. citizenship, who have done work of significantly outstanding merit or that has had a major impact on scientific thought in their field; must be nominated by peers
Deadline: May 20, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

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 Multiple NIH Organizations Evaluating the Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic-related Food and Housing Policies and Programs on Health Outcomes in Health Disparity Populations (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
What: Supports the ongoing and long-term impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, focusing specifically on governmental policy and programmatic actions that address two specific social determinants of health: food/nutrition security and housing security
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in food or housing security and COVID-19
Award: Not limited/up to five years    
Deadline: LOI due: March 7, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: April 7, 2022, 5 p.m. PT 

Ophthalmology NEI Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Addressing Accessibility Inequities with COVID Home-Based Testing for Individuals with Visual Impairment
What: Supports research addressing the urgent need to provide accessible home-based COVID testing to people who are visually impaired
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in COVID-19 testing for the visually impaired
Award: Dependent upon FOA you apply through        
Deadline: Open from March 7, 2022 through March 9, 2024

Mental Health NIMH Urgent Award: COVID-19 Mental Health Research (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) and (R01 Clinical Trial Required)
What: Supports research to address urgent mental health research questions related to COVID-19 including secondary impacts of the pandemic and research on the intersection of mental health, COVID-19, and HIV
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in mental health and COVID-19
Award: Up to $2.25 million/up to three years    
Deadline: LOI due: March 25, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: April 25, 2022, 5 p.m. PT 

Veterinary FDA Notice of Special Interest (NOSI) to add COVID-19 Capacity Building Grants to PAR-18-604 Vet-LIRN Network Capacity-Building Projects (Vet-LIRN)
What: Informs potential applicants to the Veterinary Laboratory Investigation and Response Network (Vet-LIRN), about a special interest in applications focusing on COVID-19 animal diagnostics
Who should apply: Vet-LIRN Network Laboratories
Award: Up to $675,00/up to three years    
Deadline: April 15, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT 

New this week!
Immunology
Pfizer and BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine Development for LMICs
What: Supports clinical studies designed to lead to approval and availability of new COVID-19 vaccines that are intended to protect large populations in a low- or middle-income country
Who should apply: Open globally, but preference will be given to organizations with a presence in a low- or middle-income country
Award: Not specified/up to two years    
Deadline: Rolling through Dec. 31, 2022

NIH Federal Opportunities

This week the NIH released funding opportunities concerning dentistry, HIV, and ears. We’ve highlighted some opportunities of potential interest below.

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations BRAIN Initiative: Targeted BRAIN Circuits Projects- TargetedBCP (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) and BRAIN Initiative: Targeted BRAIN Circuits Planning Projects – TargetedBCPP (R34 Clinical Trials Not Allowed)
What: Supports either applications that offer a limited scope of aims and an approach that will establish technically qualifying results that would support a subsequent Targeted BRAIN Circuits Projects – TargetedBCP R01 or applications for research projects that seek to understand how circuit activity gives rise to mental experience and behavior using innovative, methodologically-integrated approaches
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in how circuit activity affects mental experience
Award: For R01: Not limited/up to five years; For R34: Up to $450,000/up to two years    
Deadline: LOI due: June 1, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: July 1, 2022, 8:59 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)
What: Supports grant applications for the conduct of innovative, collaborative research projects with low- and middle-income country (LMIC) institutions and scientists on brain and other nervous system function and disorders throughout life
Who should apply: Investigators in LMICs and the US with shared interests in brain and other nervous system disorders; multiple PIs are encouraged but not required
Award: For R01: Not limited/up to five years; For R21: Up to $250,000/up to two years    
Deadline: LOI due: Oct. 15, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Nov. 15, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Administrative Supplements

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations HEAL Initiative: Notice of Special Interest (NOSI) regarding the Availability of Administrative Supplements to Support Strategies to Increase Participant Diversity, Inclusion and Engagement in Clinical Studies

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Administrative Supplements to Support Enhancement of Software Tools for Open Science

Mental Health NIDA, NIMH and NIMHD Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Administrative Supplements for NIMH Grants to Inform the Assessment of Suicide Thoughts and Behaviors among Children and Preteens

General Notices

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations Notice of NIH Participation in the National Robotics Initiative (NRI)

MultidisciplinaryNIH Guidance on Salary Limitation for Grants and Cooperative Agreements

MultidisciplinaryNIH Office of the Director Plans to Promote Safe Environments at Conferences Supported by NIH Grants and Cooperative Agreements

Requests for Information

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations BRAIN Initiative: Request for Information (RFI) on Industry Collaboration in Development and Dissemination of Non-Invasive Brain Imaging Technologies

Cancer NCI Request for Information (RFI): Priorities for Cancer Control and Population Sciences at NCI

Other Federal and Local Opportunities

MultidisciplinaryWomen in Science PDX SCIENCE TALK ‘22 Conference Scholarships
What: Scholarships to cover the cost of the WIS-PDX SCIENCE TALK ’22 registration ticket so awardees can attend the conference, build their science communication skills, and grow their professional networks
Who should apply:
Individuals of any historically marginalized gender identity who live and/or work within the Portland metropolitan area
Award: Between $50 and $300 depending on the type of registration required
Deadline: March 4, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

Orthopedics DoD Peer Reviewed Orthopaedic Research Program Applied Research Award
What: Supports applied research applications focused on advancing optimal treatment and restoration of function for military personnel with musculoskeletal injuries sustained during combat or combat-related activities
Who should apply: Independent investigators at all academic levels
Award: Up to $725,000/up to three years 
Deadline: Not announced yet; will be posted here again when deadline is announced

OrthopedicsDoD Peer Reviewed Orthopaedic Research Program Clinical Translational Research Award
What: Supports high-impact and emerging orthopedic research that may or may not be ready for a full-scale, randomized, controlled clinical trial
Who should apply: Independent investigators at all academic levels
Award: Up to $1.5 million/up to four years 
Deadline: Not announced yet; will be posted here again when deadline is announced

OrthopedicsDoD Peer Reviewed Orthopaedic Research Program Clinical Trial Award
What: Supports rapid implementation of clinical trials with the potential to have a major impact on military combat-related orthopaedic injuries or non-battle injuries that significantly impact unit readiness and return-to-duty and work rates
Who should apply: Independent investigators at all academic levels
Award: Up to $3 million/up to four years 
Deadline: Not announced yet; will be posted here again when deadline is announced

Neuroscience DoD Spinal Cord Injury Research Program Clinical Trial Award
What: Supports phase 0, I, or II clinical trials with the potential to have a major impact on treatment or management of spinal cord injury and its consequences
Who should apply: Independent investigators at all academic levels with optional early-career partner (must be within 10 years of their terminal degree)
Award: Up to $3.1 million/up to four years 
Deadline: Not announced yet; will be posted here again when deadline is announced

NeuroscienceDoD Spinal Cord Injury Research Program Investigator-Initiated Research Award
What: Supports spinal cord injury-related research that has the potential to make an important contribution to patient care and quality of life
Who should apply: Independent investigators at all academic levels with optional early-career partner (must be within 10 years of their terminal degree)
Award: Up to $600,000/up to three years 
Deadline: Not announced yet; will be posted here again when deadline is announced

NeuroscienceDoD Spinal Cord Injury Research Program Translational Research Award
What: Supports studies that accelerate the movement of promising ideas in spinal cord injury research into clinical applications
Who should apply: Independent investigators at all academic levels with optional early-career partner (must be within 10 years of their terminal degree)
Award: Up to $1.35 million/up to three years 
Deadline: Not announced yet; will be posted here again when deadline is announced

Private Opportunities

Aging Donaghue Foundation Another Look 2022
What: Supports health-related research projects with the near-term potential to improve health, well-being, and the quality and equity of care in facilities for adults who are 65 years or older and are long-term residents in nursing homes, assisted living, or other congregate-care facilities
Who should apply: PhD-level (or equivalent) investigators at tax-exempt research institutions in the United States
Award: Up to $750,000 to be split between four or five awards/up to two years
Deadline: Pre-proposal due: March 1, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Full proposal due: June 7, 2022, 2 p.m. PT

Psychology Craig H. Neilsen Foundation Psychosocial Research Grants
What: Supports research to develop and disseminate sound data that inform best practices, produce better outcomes, and improve quality of life for people living with spinal cord injuries through postdoctoral fellowships, pilot grants, and studies and demonstration projects
Who should apply: Investigators who have a doctoral or equivalent terminal degree such as an MD, DVM, or PhD and are conducting research at a nonprofit academic institution or rehabilitation facility
Award: Up to $550,000/up to three years
Deadline: LOI due: March 3, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Full proposal due: July 12, 2022, 2 p.m. PT

Cancer Pfizer PARP-inhibitor Combination Treatments in Prostate Cancer
What: Supports projects focused on increasing the understanding of the mechanism of action, biological and clinical rationale for PARP-inhibitor combinations as potential treatments for prostate cancer 
Who should apply:
Oncologists and all other healthcare professionals involved in the treatment of prostate cancer
Award: Up to $250,000/up to one and a half years
Deadline: March 3, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Cancer CURE Childhood Cancer Research Grants
What: Supports research proposals aimed at finding cures and effective treatments with lower toxicity for childhood cancers 
Who should apply:
Investigators who have an MD, PhD, or MD/PhD or equivalent and are appointed as full-time faculty (or equivalent)
Award: Up to $300,000/up to two years
Deadline: March 8, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

Endocrinology Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust Understanding and Therapeutically Emulating Examples Where Individuals Are Naturally Protected From Developing T1D
What: Supports studies that aim to understand and/or therapeutically emulate natural protection from type 1 diabetes  
Who should apply:
Investigators with a faculty-level (or equivalent) appointment at an institution performing medical research
Award: Up to $3 million/up to three years
Deadline: Concept note due: March 15, 2022, 11:59 p.m. PT; Full proposal due: June 1, 2022, 11:59 p.m. PT
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Endocrinology Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust Understanding Relationships Between the Prenatal Development Period and Initiation of Islet Autoimmunity
What: Supports studies that aim to understand how the environment experienced during prenatal development influences development of islet autoimmunity during childhood 
Who should apply:
Investigators with a faculty-level (or equivalent) appointment at an institution performing medical research
Award: Up to $3 million/up to three years
Deadline: March 15, 2022, 11:59 p.m. PT
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Rheumatology Lupus Research Alliance Dr. William E. Paul Distinguished Innovator Award in Lupus and Autoimmunity
What: Supports novel research into the fundamental causes of systemic lupus erythematosus and new directions toward a cure
Who should apply: Faculty at the assistant professor level or above in diverse disciplines including, but not limited to, immunology, genetics, and molecular, cell, and systems biology
Award: Up to $1 million/up to four years
Deadline: LOI due: March 15, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT; Full application due: June 15, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinarySigma Xi Grants in Aid of Research
What: Funding for undergraduate and graduate science students to pay for travel expenses to and from a research site, or for purchase of non-standard laboratory equipment necessary to complete a specific research project
Who should apply:
Undergraduate and graduate students studying an area of science; special funding reserved for vision researchers
Award: Up to $2,500 for vision-related research and up to $1,000 for all other research/not specified
Deadline: March 15, 2021

Pediatrics Thrasher Research Fund Early Career Awards
What: Supports research in children’s health that’s conducted by new researchers with oversight by a mentor; many research topics are eligible as the fund does not focus on a particular disease but instead on children’s health broadly defined
Who should apply:
Physicians in a residency/fellowship training program, physicians who have completed such a program no more than one year before the date of submission of the concept paper, or postdoctoral researchers who have received a doctoral-level degree no more than three years before the deadline
Award: Up to $25,000/up to two years
Deadline: Concept papers due: March 15, 2022, 11 a.m. PT; Application due: May 6, 2022, 11 a.m. PT

Immunology Pfizer Knowledge Gaps in Updated Adult Pneumococcal Immunization Recommendations
What: Supports educational programs that address knowledge gaps for health care providers in the updated adult pneumococcal immunization recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) 
Who should apply:
Vaccine providers and their practice team working to immunize adults
Award: Up to $250,000/up to two years
Deadline: March 16, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Cancer Vera and Joseph Dresner Foundation Myelodysplastic Syndromes (MDS) Research Fund
What: Supports cutting-edge myelodysplastic syndromes research and related programs that could lead to future standards of care by facilitating the advancement of innovative basic science, translational, or clinical research
Who should apply: Investigators who hold a MD, PhD, ScD, or equivalent doctoral level degree
Award: Up to $500,000/up to two years
Deadline: LOI due: March 18, 2022, noon PT; Full proposal due: June 6, 2022, noon PT

MultidisciplinaryPatient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Engagement Awards
What: Supports projects that encourage active integration of patients, caregivers, clinicians, and other healthcare stakeholders as integral members of the PCOR/CER enterprise through three award types: capacity building, dissemination initiative, and stakeholder convening support
Who should apply: Dependent upon award type
Award: Between $100,000 and $250,000/between one and two years
Deadline: LOI due: April 4, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Full proposal due: July 11, 2022, 2 p.m. PT                                                         

Previously Published Opportunities

Federal 

February 2022

Substance Use Multiple NIH Organizations Emergency Awards: HEAL Initiative: Translational Science Career Enhancement Awards for Early and Mid-career Investigators (K18 Clinical Trials Not Allowed) Application due: Feb. 18, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

NeuroscienceMultiple NIH Organizations Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): BRAIN Initiative: Translation of Groundbreaking Technologies from Early-stage Development through Early Clinical Study via Blueprint MedTech Deadline: Open from Feb. 18, 2022 through June 20, 2024

Infectious Disease NIAID Advancing Group A Streptococcus Vaccine Discovery (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Application due: Feb. 18, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

Mental Health NIMH Enhanced Interpersonal Focused Strategies for Suicide Prevention Interventions (R34 Clinical Trial Required) Application due: Feb. 18, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryNHLBI Catalyze: Enabling Technologies and Transformative Platforms for HLBS Research (R33 – Clinical Trials Not Allowed) LOI due: Feb. 21, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 21, 2022, 8:59 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) Application due: Feb. 22, 2021, 5 p.m. PT

Endocrinology NIDDK Analysis, Technology, Leadership, Administration and Science (ATLAS) Center (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Feb. 24, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 24, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

Pediatrics NICHD Elucidating the Role of Nutrition in Care and Development of Preterm Infants (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Feb. 28, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 30, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryNICHD, NIDA and NIMH Adolescent Medicine Trials Network for HIV/AIDS Interventions (ATN) Operations and Collaborations Center (UM2 Clinical Trial Optional) and Scientific Leadership Center (UM2 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Feb. 28, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 31, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary NICHD and ORWH Promoting Reproductive Health for Adolescents and Adults with Disabilities (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Feb. 28, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 30, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryNIMH, NIMHD and ODP Community Level Interventions to Improve Minority Health and Reduce Health Disparities (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Feb. 28, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 28, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

March 2022

Biology FDA Research to support the development of alternatives to antimicrobials for use in food-producing animals (U01) Clinical Trial Not Allowed LOI due: March 1, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: April 1, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations HEAL Initiative: Secondary Analysis and Integration of Existing Data Related to Acute and Chronic Pain Development or Management in Humans (R21 Clinical Trials Not Allowed) LOI due: March 1, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 31, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Neuroscience NIH Common Fund SPARC VNS Endpoints from Standardized Parameters (VESPA) (U54 Clinical Trial Required) LOI due: March 1, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: April 1, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

Pain Management Multiple NIH Organizations HEAL Initiative: Discovery and Validation of Novel Targets for Safe and Effective Pain Treatment (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Application due: March 2, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations NIH HEAL Initiative: Preventing Opioid Misuse and Co-Occurring Conditions by Intervening on Social Determinants (R01 Clinical Trials Optional) Application due: March 2, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

Neuroscience NIA Cell-Specific Impact of Liquid-Liquid Phase Separation in Aging and AD/ADRD (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Application due: March 3, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

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

Genomics NHGRI Supporting Talented Early Career Researchers in Genomics (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Application due: March 4, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

Neuroscience NIA Early and Late Stage Clinical Trials for the Spectrum of Alzheimer’s Disease/Alzheimer’s Related Dementias and Age-Related Cognitive Decline (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) and Pilot Studies for the Spectrum of Alzheimer’s Disease/Alzheimer’s Disease-Related Dementias and Age-Related Cognitive Decline (R61 Clinical Trial Optional) Deadline: March 4, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

Substance Use NIDA Accelerating the Pace of Drug Abuse Research Using Existing Data (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) and (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) Application due: March 4, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

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

Women’s Health Multiple NIH Organizations Advancing Integrated Models (AIM) of Care to Improve Maternal Health Outcomes among Women Who Experience Persistent Disparities (R01 Clinical Trial Required) and (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: March 7, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: April 7, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Validation of Digital Health and Artificial Intelligence Tools for Improved Assessment in Epidemiological, Clinical, and Intervention Research Deadline: Open from March 7, 2022 through March 9, 2024

Ophthalmology NEI Ocular Surface Innervation from Cell Types to Circuit Functions (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Application due: March 7, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

Substance Use Multiple NIH Organizations HEAL Initiative: Data and Methods to Address Urgent Needs to Stem the Opioid Epidemic (R01- Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: March 10, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations HEAL Initiative: Restoring Joint Health and Function to Reduce Pain Consortium (RE-JOIN) (UC2 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: March 11, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: April 11, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

NeuroscienceNIA Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Novel Approaches to Diagnosing and Studying Clinical Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias Deadline: Open from March 11, 2022 through Nov. 13, 2024

Neuroscience NIA and NINDS Clinical Relevance of the Linkage between Environmental Toxicant Exposures and Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Application due: March 11, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

Neuroscience NIA and NINDS Research on Current Topics in Alzheimer’s Disease and Its Related Dementias (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) and (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) Deadline: March 11, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations Stimulating Access to Research in Residency (StARR) (R38 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: March 15, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

Pain Management NCCIH NIH-DOD-VA Pain Management Collaboratory – Pragmatic and/or Implementation Science Demonstration Projects ((UG3/UH3) Clinical Trial Required) Application due: March 15, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryNIA and NIMH Social disconnection and Suicide Risk in Late Life (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) and (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) Application due: March 15, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations HEAL Initiative: Discovery and Functional Evaluation of Human Pain-associated Genes & Cells (U19 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) and HEAL Initiative: Human Pain-associated Genes & Cells Data Coordination and Integration Center (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Application due: March 17, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations Health Care Models for Persons with Multiple Chronic Conditions from Populations that Experience Health Disparities: Advancing Health Care towards Health Equity (R01 – Clinical Trials Optional) Application due: March 18, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary NCI and ODP Center for Rapid Surveillance of Tobacco (CRST) to Assess Changes in Use Behaviors, Product Marketing, and the Marketplace (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: March 20, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: May 8, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

CancerNCI Advanced Development and Validation of Emerging Molecular and Cellular Analysis Technologies for Basic and Clinical Cancer Research (R33 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) and Innovative Molecular and Cellular Analysis Technologies for Basic and Clinical Cancer Research (R61 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: March 22, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: April 22, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

Cancer NCI Innovative Biospecimen Science Technologies for Basic and Clinical Cancer Research (R61 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: March 22, 2021 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: April 22, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

Pharmacology FDA CDER PBPK Modeling to Support an Assessment of Bioequivalence for Locally-Acting Drugs in the Gastrointestinal Tract (U01) Clinical Trial Optional Application due: March 31, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

April 2022

Biology FDA Center for Veterinary Medicine Innovative ways to provide education on antimicrobial stewardship practices in animals (U01) Clinical Trial Not Allowed LOI due: April 1, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: May 2, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

HIV/AIDS NIDA, NIMH and OBSSR Advancing communication strategies to support future HIV vaccine use (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) and (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: April 10, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: May 10, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

Immunology NIAID Nonhuman Primate Transplantation Tolerance Cooperative Study Group (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) and (U19  Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: April 13, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: May 13, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Aging NIA Pharmacokinetic and Pharmacodynamic (PK/PD) Studies of mTOR Inhibitors on Aging-Related Indications (U01 Clinical Trial Required) LOI due: April 14, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: June 15, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations Opportunities for Collaborative Research at the NIH Clinical Center (U01 Clinical Trial Optional) and Pre-application: Opportunities for Collaborative Research at the NIH Clinical Center (X02 Clinical Trial Optional) Application due: April 18, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

Immunology NIAID Host Immunity and Novel Immunization Strategies for Clostridioides difficile Infection (CDI) (U19 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: April 20, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: May 20, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryNIDDK High Impact, Interdisciplinary Science in NIDDK Research Areas (RC2 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: April 20, 2022 (six weeks before application deadline) (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: June 1, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

May 2022

CancerNCI Cancer Tissue Engineering Collaborative: Enabling Biomimetic Tissue-Engineered Technologies for Cancer Research (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: May 5, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: June 5, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

NeuroscienceMultiple NIH Organizations BRAIN Initiative: Development of Novel Tools to Probe Cell-Specific and Circuit-Specific Processes in Human and Non-Human Primate Brain (UG3/UH3 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: May 7, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: June 7, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Cancer NCI Exploratory Grants in Cancer Control (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: May 7, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: June 7, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryNHLBI Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Examining Effects of HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) on Heart, Lung, Blood, and Sleep Function Deadline: Open from May 7, 2022 through May 8, 2025

MultidisciplinaryNIGMS National and Regional Resources (R24 – Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: May 14, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: June 14, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

Pulmonology NHLBI and NIGMS ARDS, Pneumonia, and Sepsis Phenotyping Consortium Clinical Centers (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) and ARDS, Pneumonia, and Sepsis Phenotyping Consortium Coordinating Center (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: May 17, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: June 17, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Mental Health NIMH Pilot Practice-based Research for Primary Care Suicide Prevention (R34 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: May 20, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: June 21, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

June 2022

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations Risk and Protective Factors of Family Health and Family Level Interventions (R01 – Clinical Trial Optional) Deadline: June 5, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

Substance Use NIAAA Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Epidemiology and Prevention of Alcohol Misuse in Understudied Young Adult Populations; Military, Workforce, and Community College Deadline: Open from June 5, 2022 through Sept. 8, 2025

Substance Use NIDA and ODP Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Research to Prevent Drug Use, Misuse and Addiction Deadline: Open from June 5, 2022 through May 8, 2025

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) Deadline: June 21, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations Lasker Clinical Research Scholars Program (Si2/R00 Clinical Trial Optional) Deadline: June 24, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

September 2022

Mental Health NIMH Instrumentation Program (S10 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Sept. 7, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Oct. 7, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Open

NeuroscienceDoD Alzheimer’s Disease Research Program Awards Deadline: Not announced yet; will be posted here again when deadline is announced

NeuroscienceDoD Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Research Program Awards Deadline: Not announced yet; will be posted here again when deadline is announced

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

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

NeuroscienceDoD Epilepsy Research Program Awards Deadline: Not announced yet; will be posted here again when deadline is announced

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

Orthotics DoD Orthotics and Prosthetics Outcomes Research Program Clinical Research Award Deadline: Not announced yet; will be posted here again when deadline is announced

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

Multidisciplinary DoD Tuberous Sclerosis Complex 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 

February 2022

Allergies Johnson & Johnson Innovation Food Allergy Prevention QuickFire Challenge Deadline: Feb. 18, 2022

Cancer Pfizer and Lilly BRAF V600-mutant colorectal cancer: Disease education and therapy management Deadline: Feb. 18, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Cancer Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation Pediatric Oncology Student Training Program Deadline: Feb. 21, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

Neuroscience Alzheimer’s Association APOE Biology in Alzheimer’s (ABA) Grant Program LOI due: Feb. 24, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Full application due: May 3, 2022, 2 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryHuman Animal Bond Research Institute Addressing Evidence-Based Health Benefits of Human-Animal Interaction Deadline: Feb. 24, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Dermatology Pfizer Inflammatory and Immune-Mediated Dermatologic Disorders Research RFP: Early Career Investigators Deadline: Feb. 24, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Audiology Hearing Health Foundation Emerging Research Grants Deadline: Feb. 25, 2022

MultidisciplinaryNational Academy of Medicine 2022 US NAM Catalyst Award Deadline: Feb. 28, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Sexual Health Sexual Medicine Society of North America Young Clinicians Research Grant Deadline: Feb. 28, 2022

Neuroscience Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative Bridge to Independence Award Deadline: Feb. 28, 2022, 2 p.m. PT
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March 2022

Cardiology Abbott Fellowship Program Grants Deadline: March 1, 2021

Family Medicine American Academy of Family Physicians Foundation Family Medicine Leads Emerging Leader Institute Deadline: March 1, 2022, 9:59 p.m. PT

Periodontology American Academy of Periodontology Foundation Finley Visiting Scholar Education Grants Deadline: March 1, 2022

Psychology American Psychological Foundation Esther Katz Rosen Fund Deadline: March 1, 2022

Mental Health American Psychological Foundation F.J. McGuigan Early Career Investigator Research Grant Deadline: March 1, 2022

Rheumatology Lupus Research Alliance Lupus Innovation Award LOI due: March 1, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT; Full application due: Aug. 1, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Cancer Mark Foundation Endeavor Awards Deadline: LOI due: March 1, 2022; LOI due: Aug. 2, 2022, 2 p.m. PT
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Physical Therapy Massage Therapy Foundation Research Award LOI due: March 1, 2022, 9:59 p.m. PT; Full application due: Aug. 1, 2022, 9:59 p.m. PT

Dermatology Milstein Medical Asian American Partnership Dermatology Research Project Award in Atopic Dermatitis Deadline: March 1, 2022, 11:59 p.m. China time

MultidisciplinaryPaul G. Allen Frontiers Group Allen Distinguished Investigator Program in Nutrient Sensing and Protein Lifespan LOI due: March 1, 2022, 11:59 a.m. PT; Full application due: June 15, 2022
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Hematology Pfizer 2022 Global Hemophilia ASPIRE Deadline: March 1, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Vascular Society for Vascular Surgery Clinical Research Seed Grant Deadline: March 1, 2022, 9:59 p.m. PT

NeuroscienceAlzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation Diagnostics Accelerator and Target ALS Foundation Biomarker Discovery LOI due: March 2, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Full application due: May 6, 2022, 2 p.m. PT
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Endocrinology Foundation for Prader-Willi Research Grants Program LOI due: March 4, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: May 20, 2022, 2 p.m. PT

HIV/AIDS Kent Richard Hofmann Foundation Research Grants LOI due: March 4, 2022; Application due: April 1, 2022

MultidisciplinaryAmerican Heart Association Health Equity Research Network (HERN) on Disparities in Maternal-Infant Health Outcomes Pre-proposal due: March 8, 2022, 1 p.m. PT; Full proposal due: April 21, 2022, 1 p.m. PT

Gynecology PFD Research Foundation Research Grants Deadline: March 13, 2022

PsychologyAmerican Psychological Foundation John and Polly Sparks Early Career Grant for Psychologists Investigating Serious Emotional Disturbance Deadline: March 15, 2022

PsychologyAmerican Psychological Foundation Lorraine D. Eyde Fund Grants Deadline: March 15, 2022

CancerDamon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation Fellowship Award Deadline: March 15, 2022, 1 p.m. PT
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MultidisciplinaryRobert Wood Johnson Foundation Harold Amos Medical Faculty Development Program Deadline: March 16, 2022, noon PT
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MultidisciplinaryRobert Wood Johnson Foundation Health Policy Research Scholars Deadline: March 16, 2022, noon PT
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Neuroscience Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative (SFARI) Pilot Award Deadline: March 17, 2022, 2 p.m. PT
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CancerPfizer Improving RCC Patient Outcomes Deadline: March 22, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

NeuroscienceNational Multiple Sclerosis Society Generating Knowledge and Tools to Address Compartmentalized Inflammation in Multiple Sclerosis Pre-application due: March 23, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Full application due: March 30, 2022, 2 p.m. PT

CancerAlex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation Reach Grant Deadline: March 28, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

April 2022

Rheumatology Bay Area Lyme Foundation Emerging Leader Awards Deadline: April 1, 2022

MultidisciplinaryChan Zuckerberg Initiative Biohub Deadline: LOI due: April 1, 2022, 5 p.m. PT
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Neuroscience James S. McDonnell Foundation Opportunity Awards Deadline: April 1, 2022, 1:59 p.m. PT

Pulmonology Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Impact Grants Deadline: April 5, 2022, 2 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryPfizer and British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy Establishing Antimicrobial Stewardship Centres of Excellence to Improve Patient Outcomes by Addressing Access Disparities Deadline: April 6, 2022, 9:59 p.m. PT

Cancer Prostate Cancer Foundation Challenge Awards LOI due: April 11, 2022; Application due: July 1, 2022, noon PT

Cancer Prostate Cancer Foundation Young Investigator Awards Deadline: April 25, 2022, noon PT

NeuroscienceSimons Foundation Autism Research Initiative (SFARI) 2022 Human Cognitive and Behavioral Science Deadline: April 25, 2022, 2 p.m. PT
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May 2022

Multidisciplinary National University of Natural Medicine and the University of Washington BRIDG Program Deadline: May 2, 2022

MultidisciplinaryChan Zuckerberg Initiative and National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine Science Diversity Leadership Award Deadline: May 19, 2022, 2 p.m. PT
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Neuroscience Chan Zuckerberg Initiative Patient-Partnered Collaborations for Rare Neurodegenerative Disease Deadline: May 22, 2022, 5 p.m. PT
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Pediatrics Chan Zuckerberg Initiative Patient-Partnered Collaborations for Single-Cell Analysis of Rare Inflammatory Pediatric Disease Deadline: May 24, 2022, 5 p.m. PT
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Open

HIV/AIDS amfAR Target Grants Deadline: Rolling

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