OHSU Funding Alerts: Week of April 7, 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 
Multidisciplinary  MRF Research Grants
What: 
Supports promising biomedical exploration and the development of research careers in clinical investigation in Oregon through their Early Clinical Investigator Award,  New Investigator Grant and, along with OHSU, Emergency Interim Funding and Bridge Funding
Who should apply: 
Dependent upon award applied to; view CAP listings for more details
Award: 
Between $30 and $100,000/one year
Deadline: April 15, 2022, 11:59 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP


Neuroscience OHSU Department of Neurology BENFRA Pilot Study Funding
What:
Supports pilot projects performed by trainee researchers on Botanicals Enhancing Neurological and Functional Resilience in Aging (BENFRA); awardees will work closely with the BENFRA Center at OHSU
Who should apply: Trainees (undergraduate or graduate students, postdoctoral scholars) and faculty members; projects must include at least one OHSU faculty-level BENFRA investigator as Principal or Co-investigator and provide an opportunity for research training
Award: $15,000
Deadline: April 15, 2022
Send applications (application available here) to BENFRA@ohsu.edu


NeuroscienceAlzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation and The Association for Frontotemporal Degeneration Accelerating Drug Discovery for Frontotemporal Degeneration
What:
Funding to accelerate understanding of pathogenic mechanisms underlying frontotemporal dementia by supporting innovative small molecule and biologic (antibodies, oligonucleotides, peptides, gene therapy etc.) drug development programs
Who should apply: Researchers and clinicians working in academic medical centers, universities, nonprofits and biotechnology companies
Award: Up to $150,000/up to one year
Deadline: LOI due: May 20, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Full proposal due: July 30, 2022, 2 p.m. PT
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying


Multidisciplinary Robert Wood Johnson FoundationResearch in Transforming Health and Healthcare Systems
What:
Supports policy-relevant, community-engaged research that helps improve the affordability of care for communities most impacted by structural racism, inequities, and discrimination
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in affordable healthcare for communities impacted by disparities
Award: Up to $350,000/up to three years
Deadline: Brief proposal due: June 24, 2022, noon PT; Full proposal due: Nov. 15, 2022, noon PT
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying


MultidisciplinaryOHSU School of Medicine N.L. Tartar Trust Fellowship
What:
Supports research endeavors and research career development in the School of Medicine including, but not limited to, assisting qualified graduate students in their research programs, supporting medical students to engage in research during the summer or a term of the academic year and providing specialized training through a conference or class
Who should apply: Students, fellows or faculty members in the School of Medicine who are residents of Oregon
Award: $2,000/one year
Deadline: May 27, 2022, 11:59 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP

Internal Opportunities 

Multidisciplinary MRF Early Clinical Investigator Award
What: Funding to further the development postdoctoral fellows or trainees who interact with human subjects and who are interested in a career in clinical or translational research
Who should apply: Postdoctoral trainees and fellows with specific plans for a career in clinical research
Award: Up to $30,000/one year
Deadline: April 15, 2022, 11:59 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP 

MultidisciplinaryMRF New Investigator Grant
What: Supports promising investigators in biomedical research at the beginning of their independent careers
Who should apply: Assistant professors or equivalent who are independent but new to research and don’t yet have funding sources
Award: Up to $50,000/one year
Deadline: April 15, 2022, 11:59 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP 

MultidisciplinaryMRF and OHSU Emergency Interim Support and Bridge Funding
What: Provides funding for research programs that have lost national grant funding and enables investigators to develop data supporting application renewals; OHSU applicants can apply for both MRF Emergency Interim Support and OHSU Bridge Funding
Who should apply: Researchers who need funding to keep their programs going
Award: Up to $50,000 from each MRF and Bridge funding/one year
Deadline: April 15, 2022, 11:59 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP 

Neuroscience OHSU Department of Neurology BENFRA Pilot Study Funding
What: Supports pilot projects performed by trainee researchers on Botanicals Enhancing Neurological and Functional Resilience in Aging (BENFRA); awardees will work closely with the BENFRA Center at OHSU
Who should apply: Trainees (undergraduate or graduate students, postdoctoral scholars) and faculty members; projects must include at least one OHSU faculty-level BENFRA investigator as Principal or Co-investigator and provide an opportunity for research training
Award: $15,000
Deadline: April 15, 2022
Send applications (
application available here) to BENFRA@ohsu.edu

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

Multidisciplinary OCTRI Biomedical Innovation Program (BIP) Drug Discovery
What: Supports and accelerates creative, interdisciplinary drug discovery and therapeutic development research; examples of responsive application topics include but are not limited to development and validation of drug targets, screening platforms, small molecules, antibodies, vaccines, and biologics
Who should apply: PIs who meet OHSU Principal Investigator requirements; non-faculty applicants must submit written approval from their supervisor or department head authorizing “effort” on the grant
Award: Up to $60,000/typically one year
Deadline: May 10, 2022;
register for the BIP Application Support Workshop on April 19
Send questions to
Jonathan Jubera

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

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

New this week!
Multidisciplinary
 OHSU School of Medicine N.L. Tartar Trust Fellowship
What: Supports research endeavors and research career development in the School of Medicine including, but not limited to, assisting qualified graduate students in their research programs, supporting medical students to engage in research during the summer or a term of the academic year and providing specialized training through a conference or class
Who should apply: Students, fellows or faculty members in the School of Medicine who are residents of Oregon
Award: $2,000/one year
Deadline: May 27, 2022, 11:59 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP

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   

Deadline extended
Multidisciplinary
NIGMS 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:
April 11, 2022; Application due: June 1, 2022, 5 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP

Cancer V Foundation V Scholar Cancer Research Grant
What: Supports tenure track faculty early in their cancer research career by funding projects that are either laboratory-based adult cancer fundamental research or translational research
Who should apply: Tenure-track assistant professors who have at least two years postdoctoral (MD or PhD) fellowship training; further eligibility info listed in CAP
Award: Up to $200,000/up to two years
Deadline: Internal submission due:
April 12, 2022; Nomination due: April 28, 2022; Application due: May 16, 2022
Apply through the CAP
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

MultidisciplinaryNIH Common Fund Faculty Institutional Recruitment for Sustainable Transformation (FIRST) Program: FIRST Cohort (U54 Clinical Trial Optional)
What: Supports a Cohort to transform culture at NIH-funded extramural institutions by building a self-reinforcing community of scientists committed to diversity and inclusive excellence
Who should apply: Investigators who are competitive for an advertised research tenure-track or equivalent faculty position (positions must be at the Assistant Professor (or equivalent) level), meet the criteria for NIH-defined Early Stage Investigators, and have demonstrated a strong commitment to promoting diversity and inclusive excellence
Award: Up to $3.695 million/up to five years
Deadline: Internal submission due:
April 13, 2022; LOI due: June 13, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: July 12, 2022, 5 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP

New this week!
Environmental Health
 AXA Research Fund Health impacts of climate change: Assessment and new approaches for adaptation
What: Supports postdoctoral research geared towards assessing, identifying, quantifying, and understanding the impact climate change has on human health and exploring solutions to mitigate these new health risks
Who should apply: Early-career researchers who have been holding a PhD no longer than five years
Award: Not listed in RFP
Deadline: Internal submission due:
April 14, 2022; Online registration due: April 22, 2022, 4 p.m. Paris time; Expression of interest due: April 28, 2022, 4 p.m. Paris time; Proposal due: June 3, 2022, 4 p.m. Paris time
Apply through the CAP

Pediatrics HRSA Transforming Pediatrics for Early Childhood (TPEC)
What: Supports resource hubs that support the placement of early childhood development experts into pediatric practices that serve a high percentage of prenatal-to-five year old populations who are eligible for Medicaid or the Children’s Health Insurance Program or are uninsured
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in providing early childhood pediatric services
Award: Up to $1 million/up to four years
Deadline: Internal submission due:
April 25, 2022; Application due: May 23, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP

Multidisciplinary NIGMS NIH Science Education Partnership Award (SEPA) (R25 – Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What: Supports creative educational activities within the mission of NIGMS with a primary focus on courses for skill development, research experiences, mentoring activities, curriculum or methods development, and outreach
Who should apply: Established investigators in the scientific area in which the application is targeted and capable of providing both administrative and scientific leadership to the development and implementation of the proposed program
Award: Up to $1.25 million/up to five years
Deadline: Internal submission due:
May 2, 2022; LOI due: June 13, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: July 13, 2022, 5 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP

Merit Prizes and Awards

Women’s Health Foundation for Women’s Wellness Fellowship Awards
What: Supports MD and PhD candidates and those pursuing postdoctoral and specialty training in women’s health disciplines such as cardiovascular disease, leading female cancers, and hormones’ role in disease and stage-of-life health concerns 
Who should apply:
Researchers who are pursuing an MD and/or PhD or be engaged in post-doctoral fellowship or similar specialty training
Award: $5,000
Deadline: April 25, 2022, 10:59 p.m. PT

Neuroscience Cambridge Cognition CANTAB Research Grant Award
What: Supports the costs of conducting a neuroscience, psychology or psychiatry research study or costs associated with presenting research at a conference or event
Who should apply:
Anyone conducting research in the fields of neuroscience, psychology, psychiatry and related subjects where cognitive function is being measured
Award: $1,300 for primary award winner and $325 for secondary award winner
Deadline: April 29, 2022

Multidisciplinary NOMIS & Science Prize for Young Scientists
What: Honors young researchers who ask fundamental questions at the intersection of the life and social sciences and have made significant advances in applying techniques developed in one domain to address questions in another
Who should apply:
Researchers who are 35 or younger, hold an M.D., Ph.D. or M.D./Ph.D. at the time of entry and whose work they are applying with was completed within the last three years
Award: $15,000 for grand prize winner and $5,000 for runners up
Deadline: May 15, 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

New this week!
Multidisciplinary
 Royal Thai Consulate-General Prince Mahidol Award
What: Honors outstanding performance and research in the field of medicine for the benefit of mankind and outstanding contribution in the field of public health for the sake of the well-being of the peoples
Who should apply: Anyone who meets the above description; nominations may be made by national medical or health authorities or individuals or groups in nongovernmental capacity
Award: $100,000
Deadline: May 31, 2022

Neuroscience Eppendorf & Science Prize for Neurobiology
What: Honors one young scientist for outstanding neurobiological research based on methods of molecular and cell biology conducted by them during the past three years
Who should apply:
Neurobiologists who are 35 or younger with an advanced degree received in the last 10 years
Award: $25,000
Deadline: June 15, 2022

Life Sciences Science & SciLifeLab Prize for Young Scientists
What: Honors one young scientist for outstanding life science research for which they were awarded a doctoral degree in the previous two years; research must fall within one of four categories: cell and molecular biology; genomics, proteomics and systems biology approaches; ecology and environment; and molecular medicine
Who should apply:
Researchers who were awarded their Ph.D. between Jan. 1, 2020 and Dec. 31, 2021
Award: $30,000 for grand prize winner and $10,000 for category winners
Deadline: July 15, 2022

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. 

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 $675,000/up to three years    
Deadline: April 15, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT 

Immunology Pfizer COVID-19 Patient Awareness
What: Supports patient education programs   designed to increase the understanding and familiarity with risk factors associated with severe COVID-19, COVID-19 vaccination, the importance of timely testing among the general population, and information on available treatment options
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in COVID-19 patient education
Award: Up to $200,000/up to two years    
Deadline: April 27, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations Emergency Award: RADx-UP Community-Engaged Research on Rapid SARS-CoV-2 Testing among Underserved and Vulnerable Populations (U01 Clinical Trial Optional)
What: Supports research to implement and rigorously evaluate SARS-CoV-2 rapid testing strategies in communities experiencing COVID-19 health disparities
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in COVID-19 testing strategies and health disparities
Award: Up to $1.4 million/up to two years    
Deadline: May 2, 2022, 5 p.m. PT 

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations Emergency Awards: RADx®-UP – Social, Ethical, and Behavioral Implications (SEBI) Research on Disparities in COVID-19 Testing among Underserved and Vulnerable Populations (U01 Clinical Trial Optional)
What: Supports social, ethical, and behavioral implications research to understand and reduce barriers to COVID-19 testing, as well as COVID-19 disparities that arise from barriers to testing among underserved and vulnerable populations
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in social science and COVID-19 testing
Award: Up to $700,000/up to two years    
Deadline: May 2, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

New this week!
Endocrinology NIDDK Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Availability of Urgent Competitive Revisions for Epidemiologic Studies of Diabetes Incidence and Severity and Its Potential Association with COVID-19
What: Supports epidemiologic studies of diabetes incidence and severity and its potential association with COVID-19 and the causative virus SARS-CoV-2
Who should apply: Existing awardees of active NIDDK grants and cooperative agreements, excluding R03, R25, and all F, T and D series awards
Award: Up to $350,000/one year     
Deadline: June 1, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations Notice of Special Interest (NOSI) – Emerging and Existing Issues of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Research Related to the Health and Well-Being of Women, Children and Individuals with Physical and/or Intellectual Disabilities
What: Supports research related to the health of women, children and individuals with disabilities and existing COVID-related issues among pregnant and lactating people, infants, children and adolescents, and individuals with physical and intellectual disabilities
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in COVID-19 and pregnant and lactating people, infants, children and adolescents, and individuals with physical and intellectual disabilities
Award: Dependent upon FOA you apply through    
Deadline: Rolling from June 5, 2022, through June 6, 2024

Environmental Health NIEHS Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Promoting Health, Safety, and Recovery Training for COVID-19 Essential Workers and their Communities
What: Supports applicants to develop partnerships with local worker centers and community organizations specifically targeting under served and disadvantaged communities with higher than average COVID-19 transmission rates
Who should apply: Existing awardees of NIH grants
Award: Up to $400,000/by the end of the original project period      
Deadline: June 6, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

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 noncommunicable disease, mental health and opioids. We’ve highlighted some opportunities of potential interest below.

Multidisciplinary  Multiple NIH Organizations Leveraging Health Information Technology (Health IT) to Address and Reduce Health Care Disparities (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
What: Supports research that examines the impact of leveraging health information technology to reduce disparities in access to and utilization of health care services, patient-clinician communication, and health outcomes for populations that experience health disparities in the U.S.
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in health IT and healthcare disparities
Award: Not limited/up to five years    
Deadline: LOI due: May 5, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: June 5, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

HIV/AIDS  NIAID, NIDA and NIMH Enhancing HIV Reservoir Susceptibility to Elimination (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What: Supports basic research to define cellular and molecular mechanisms within persistent HIV reservoir cells that promote survival and resistance to virus-induced and immune-mediated cell death and to identify novel therapeutic targets that could sensitize HIV-infected cells to eradication strategies
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in HIV reservoir cells
Award: Not limited/up to five years    
Deadline: LOI due: July 3, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Aug. 3, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

Administrative Supplements

Dentistry  NIDCR Notice of Special Interest: NIDCR Administrative Supplements to NCATS CTSA Programs for Scholars Pursuing Dental, Oral, and Craniofacial Clinical and Translational Research Career Development

Requests for Information

Multidisciplinary  NIGMS Request for Information (RFI): Initiatives that Improve Research Training, Career Progression, or the Educational Environment in the Biomedical Research Enterprise

Other Federal and Local Opportunities

MultidisciplinaryWomen in Science PDX Professional Development Scholarships
What: Scholarships to enable Portland-area graduate students to enhance their career development by attending conferences, workshops, courses, or other educational opportunities
Who should apply:
Individuals of any historically marginalized gender (including cisgender women, transgender women, transgender men, non-binary individuals, and others) who are currently enrolled in a STEM post-baccalaureate, Master’s, or PhD program based in the Portland metropolitan area
Award: Up to $500; smaller requests may have a greater likelihood of funding
Deadline: April 15, 2022, 11:59 p.m. PT

Cancer  DoD Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program Idea Award
What: Supports innovative, untested, high-risk/high-reward concepts, theories, paradigms, and methods in cancer research
Who should apply: Independent investigators with a faculty-level appointment
Award: Up to $400,000/up to two years 
Deadline: Pre-application due: May 25, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Sept. 7, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Cancer  DoD Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program Impact Award
What: Supports hypothesis-driven, high impact research and projects that, if successfully addressed, have the potential to make a near-term major impact on one of the FY22 PRCRP Topic Areas
Who should apply: Independent investigators at or above the level of assistant professor or equivalent
Award: Up to $1 million/up to three years 
Deadline: Pre-application due: May 25, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Sept. 7, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary  DoD Tuberous Sclerosis Complex Research Program Clinical Translational Research Award
What: Supports studies that will move promising preclinical and clinical research findings closer to clinical application including diagnosis, prognosis, or treatment of tuberous sclerosis complex
Who should apply: Independent investigators at or above the level of assistant professor or equivalent
Award: Up to $1 million/up to three years 
Deadline: Pre-application due: June 30, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: July 28, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary  DoD Tuberous Sclerosis Complex Research Program Exploration – Hypothesis Development Award
What: Supports the initial exploration of innovative and potentially groundbreaking concepts in the tuberous sclerosis complex research field
Who should apply: Investigators at all academic levels including postdoctoral fellows
Award: Up to $150,000/up to two years 
Deadline: Pre-application due: June 30, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: July 28, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary  DoD Tuberous Sclerosis Complex Research Program Idea Development Award
What: Promotes ideas that have the potential to yield high-impact findings and new avenues of investigation in the tuberous sclerosis complex research field
Who should apply: Independent investigators at or above the level of assistant professor or equivalent, independent investigators at or below the level of assistant professor or equivalent, and established investigators in an area other than tuberous sclerosis complex at or above the level of assistant professor seeking to transition to a career in tuberous sclerosis complex
Award: Up to $500,000/up to three years 
Deadline: Pre-application due: June 30, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: July 28, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Cancer  DoD Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program Behavioral Health Science Award
What: Supports high-reward concepts that spans the spectrum of behavioral health science including prevention, survivorship, quality of life, and psychosocial research related to cancer
Who should apply: Independent investigators with a faculty-level appointment
Award: Up to $1 million/up to four years 
Deadline: Pre-application due: July 12, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Aug. 2, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Cancer  DoD Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program Career Development Award – Fellow Option
What: Supports early-career investigators to conduct impactful research with the mentorship of an experienced cancer researcher
Who should apply: Independent investigators who are at or above the level of research assistant professor, instructor, or equivalent and within seven years of their terminal degree (excluding time spent in residency or on family medical leave) by the time of the deadline
Award: Up to $400,000/up to three years 
Deadline: Pre-application due: July 12, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Aug. 2, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Cancer  DoD Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program Career Development Award – Virtual Cancer Center Scholar Option
What: Supports the addition of new early-career investigators to the virtual cancer center focused on fostering the next generation of cancer researchers
Who should apply: Independent investigators who are at or above the level of research assistant professor, instructor, or equivalent on tenure track and within seven years of their terminal degree (excluding time spent in residency or on family medical leave) by the time of the deadline
Award: Up to $800,000/up to four years 
Deadline: Pre-application due: July 12, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Aug. 2, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Cancer  DoD Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program Translational Team Science Award
What: Supports translational studies associated with an ongoing or completed clinical trial that can lead to a future clinical trial or clinical application in cancer research
Who should apply: At least two and a maximum of three PIs must partner in one correlative or translational research study, and at least one of the PIs is encouraged to be a military or US Department of Veterans Affairs investigator
Award: Up to $2.5 million/up to four years 
Deadline: Pre-application due: July 12, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Aug. 2, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Cancer  DoD Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program Convergent Science Cancer Consortium Development Award
What: Supports novel approaches to ending cancer through convergent science research
Who should apply: PIs for Coordinating Centers should be investigators at or above the level of associate professor or equivalent and have a proven record of leading and scientific ability to direct and oversee a multi-institutional research effort; Co-PIs for the Research Site should be investigators at or above the level of assistant professor or equivalent and must have a proven record of accomplishment of collaboration
Award: Up to $2.5 million/up to four years 
Deadline: Pre-application due: Aug. 17, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Sept. 7, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Cancer 
 DoD Rare Cancers Research Program Concept Award
What: Supports innovative, high-risk/high-reward research that is in the earliest stages of idea development or an untested theory that addresses an important problem related to rare cancers; proof-of-concept is the anticipated outcome
Who should apply: Investigators at or above the level of postdoctoral fellow
Award: Up to $100,000/up to one year 
Deadline: Not announced yet; will be posted here again when deadline is announced

Cancer  DoD Rare Cancers Research Program Idea Development Award
What: Supports innovative, high-risk/high-reward research with the potential to yield impactful data in the rare cancer field
Who should apply: Investigators at or above the level of assistant professor
Award: Up to $350,000/up to three years 
Deadline: Not announced yet; will be posted here again when deadline is announced

Cancer  DoD Rare Cancers Research Program Resource and Community Development Award
What: Supports platform development or infrastructure that can be applied to multiple rare cancers
Who should apply: Investigators at or above the level of assistant professor
Award: Up to $600,000/up to three years 
Deadline: Not announced yet; will be posted here again when deadline is announced

Cancer  DoD Tick-Borne Disease Research Program Idea Development Award
What: Supports research that could lead to impactful discoveries or significant advancements that will accelerate progress toward reducing the burden of Lyme disease and other tick-borne diseases and improving patient care and quality of life
Who should apply: Investigators at or above the level of assistant professor or equivalent
Award: Up to $500,000/up to three years 
Deadline: Not announced yet; will be posted here again when deadline is announced

Cancer  DoD Tick-Borne Disease Research Program Therapeutic/Diagnostic Idea Award
What: Supports hypothesis-driven therapeutic and diagnostic development research aimed at reducing the burden of Lyme disease and other tick-borne diseases and improving patient care and quality of life
Who should apply: Investigators at or above the level of assistant professor or equivalent
Award: Up to $825,000/up to three years 
Deadline: Not announced yet; will be posted here again when deadline is announced

Ophthalmology  DoD Vision Research Program Clinical Trial Award
What: Supports the rapid implementation of early-phase clinical trials (i.e., phase 0 through phase 2a) of new interventions to service-related eye injury or visual dysfunction
Who should apply: Independent investigators at all academic levels
Award: Up to $1.6 million/up to three years 
Deadline: Not announced yet; will be posted here again when deadline is announced

Ophthalmology  DoD Vision Research Program Focused Translational Team Science Award
What: Supports a team initiative that leverages the strengths of investigators specializing in different fields to address an overarching scientific challenge or question and fundamentally advance the understanding and treatment of military-relevant vision trauma/dysfunction
Who should apply: Overall Lead PIs must be an independent investigator at or above the level of associate professor with experience in developing and running large-scale initiatives; leaders of individual projects may be independent investigators at all academic levels
Award: Up to $4 million/up to four years 
Deadline: Not announced yet; will be posted here again when deadline is announced

Ophthalmology  DoD Vision Research Program Investigator-Initiated Research Award
What: Supports studies that will yield highly impactful discoveries or major advancements in vision research and patient care
Who should apply: Independent investigators at all academic levels
Award: Up to $750,000/up to three years 
Deadline: Not announced yet; will be posted here again when deadline is announced

Ophthalmology  DoD Vision Research Program Translational Research Award
What: Supports translational vision research that moves promising laboratory research into clinical applications
Who should apply: Independent investigators at all academic levels
Award: Up to $1 million/up to three years 
Deadline: Not announced yet; will be posted here again when deadline is announced

Private Opportunities

Multidisciplinary  Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Data to Improve Community Conditions Shaped by Structural Racism
What: Funding for organizations to use data to inform efforts to improve community conditions shaped by structural racism
Who should apply: Universities are ineligible to apply, but are eligible to partner with an applicant that is a 501(c)(3) or Section 501(c)(4) organization
Award: Up to $40,000/up to nine months 
Deadline: Registration to apply due: April 20, 2022, noon PT; Full proposal due: May 26, 2022, noon PT
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Cancer  Pfizer and Proteus Applying Patient-Reported Outcomes in Oncology Patient Care Using Quality Improvement and Implementation Science Strategies
What: Supports proposals to use patient-reported outcome measures in routine oncology clinical practice to inform individual patient monitoring and management 
Who should apply:
Anyone with a research interest in patient-reported outcomes and oncology
Award: Up to $150,000/up to two years
Deadline: LOI due: April 28, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT; Full proposal due: Aug. 31, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Psychology  American Psychological Foundation The Trust Grant in Honor of Eric A. Harris, EdD, JD
What: Supports an early career psychologist or graduate student for research or projects in the area of ethics and risk management  
Who should apply:
Graduate students and early career psychologists who are no more than 10 years postdoctoral
Award: Up to $5,000/not specified
Deadline: May 1, 2022

Rheumatology  Rheumatology Research Foundation Clinician Scholar Educator Award
What: Funding to enhance education in musculoskeletal diseases for future doctors and rheumatology health professionals
Who should apply:
American College of Rheumatology and Association of Rheumatology Professionals members
Award: Up to $180,000/up to three years
Deadline: May 2, 2022, 2 p.m. PT

Nutrition
 Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Food and Health Research Using the Consumer Food Data System
What: Funding to develop a cohort of researchers from diverse academic disciplines and institutions who will produce policy-relevant research on food policy; food retail markets; consumer behaviors related to food purchases and diet; and USDA nutrition assistance programs
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in food policy; proposal eligibility information in announcement
Award: Up to $100,000/up to 27 months   
Deadline: Brief proposal due: May 16, 2022, noon PT; Full proposal due: Aug. 4, 2022, noon PT
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Neuroscience  Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation and The Association for Frontotemporal Degeneration Accelerating Drug Discovery for Frontotemporal Degeneration
What: Funding to accelerate understanding of pathogenic mechanisms underlying frontotemporal dementia by supporting innovative small molecule and biologic (antibodies, oligonucleotides, peptides, gene therapy etc.) drug development programs 
Who should apply:
Researchers and clinicians working in academic medical centers, universities, nonprofits and biotechnology companies
Award: Up to $150,000/up to one year
Deadline: LOI due: May 20, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Full proposal due: July 30, 2022, 2 p.m. PT
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Multidisciplinary  Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Research in Transforming Health and Healthcare Systems
What: Supports policy-relevant, community-engaged research that helps improve the affordability of care for communities most impacted by structural racism, inequities, and discrimination
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in affordable healthcare for communities impacted by disparities
Award: Up to $350,000/up to three years 
Deadline: Brief proposal due: June 24, 2022, noon PT; Full proposal due: Nov. 15, 2022, noon PT
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Endocrinology  Pfizer Growth Hormone Research- United States
What: Supports research to advance the medical knowledge of short stature; potential research topics include diagnostics, early treatment, new treatment paradigms, clinical outcomes, quality of life, and patient reported outcomes
Who should apply:
Anyone with a research interest in medically short stature
Award: Up to $100,000/not specified
Deadline: June 30, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary  Pfizer Pediatric Endocrinology Fellowship
What: Supports institutions with fellowship programs for pediatric endocrinologists that have a strong focus on clinical practice, research, and education to further the understanding of short stature/growth failure 
Who should apply:
Institutions with pediatric endocrinology fellowship programs that include independent research and a strong mentoring program
Award: Up to $150,000/up to two years
Deadline: June 30, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Cardiology  American Heart Association Predoctoral Fellowship
What: Fellowships to enhance the integrated research and clinical training of promising students who are matriculated in pre-doctoral or clinical health professional degree training programs and who intend careers aimed at improving global cardiovascular, cerebrovascular and brain health 
Who should apply:
Full-time students working toward their degree; further eligibility info in announcement
Award: Stipend that will match the latest published NIH rate for predoctoral fellows at the time the AHA begins to accept RFAs (July 1, 2022) plus up to $8,400 in health insurance and up to $4,000 in project support/up to two years
Deadline: Sept. 7, 2022, 1 p.m. PT

Cardiology American Heart Association Postdoctoral Fellowship
What: Fellowships to support a trainee and sponsor with a thoughtfully planned, systematic proposal aimed at clearly answering an investigative question in cardiovascular, cerebrovascular or brain health research 
Who should apply:
Researchers who have no more than five years of research training or experience since obtaining a post-baccalaureate doctoral-level degree (excluding clinical training); further eligibility info in announcement
Award: Stipend that will match the latest published NIH rate for postdoctoral fellows at the time the AHA begins to accept RFAs (July 1, 2022) plus up to $23,700 in health insurance and up to $6,000 in project support/up to two years
Deadline: Sept. 8, 2022, 1 p.m. PT                                                         

Previously Published Opportunities

Federal 

April 2022

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

Infectious Disease Central Oregon Health Council Regional Coordination: Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs) Deadline: April 11, 2022

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations HEAL Initiative: Restoring Joint Health and Function to Reduce Pain Consortium (RE-JOIN) (UC2 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Application due: April 11, 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

Multidisciplinary DoD Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program Discovery Award Pre-application due: April 22, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: May 20, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Cancer NCI 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) 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) Application due: April 22, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS) Collaborative Research Centers (CRCs) (U54, Basic Experimental Studies Involving Humans Allowed) and Data Management and Coordinating Center (DMCC) for the Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS) Collaborative Research Centers (CRC) (U24 Basic Experimental Studies with Humans Required) LOI due: April 24, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: May 24, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations Bioengineering Partnerships with Industry (U01 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: April 26, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: May 26, 2022, 5 p.m. PT 

CancerDoD Breast Cancer Research Program Breakthrough Award Levels 3 and 4 Pre-application due: April 28, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: July 27, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

CancerDoD Breast Cancer Research Program Innovator Award Pre-application due: April 28, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: July 27, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

CancerDoD Breast Cancer Research Program Transformative Breast Cancer Consortium Award Pre-application due: April 28, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: July 27, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Neuroscience DoD Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Research Program Clinical Biomarker Development Award Pre-application due: April 29, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: July 28, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

NeuroscienceDoD Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Research Program Pilot Clinical Trial Award Pre-application due: April 29, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: July 28, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

NeuroscienceDoD Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Research Program Therapeutic Development Award Pre-application due: April 29, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: July 28, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

NeuroscienceDoD Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Research Program Therapeutic Idea Award Pre-application due: April 29, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: July 28, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryDoD Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program Investigator-Initiated Research Award Pre-application due: April 29, 2022,
2 p.m. PT; Application due: May 27, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryDoD Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program Technology/Therapeutic Development Award Pre-application due: April 29, 2022,
2 p.m. PT; Application due: May 27, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

May 2022

CancerDoD Ovarian Cancer Research Program Investigator-Initiated Research Award Pre-application due: May 2, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Aug. 5, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

CancerDoD Ovarian Cancer Research Program Ovarian Cancer Academy Award – Early-Career Investigator Pre-application due: May 2, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Aug. 5, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

CancerDoD Ovarian Cancer Research Program Pilot Award Pre-application due: May 2, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Aug. 5, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

CancerDoD Ovarian Cancer Research Program Proteogenomics Research Award Pre-application due: May 2, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Aug. 5, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

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

CancerDoD Breast Cancer Research Program Breakthrough Award Levels 1 and 2 Pre-application due: May 3, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: May 17, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

CancerDoD Breast Cancer Research Program Era of Hope Scholar Award Pre-application due: May 3, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: May 17, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

CancerDoD Lung Cancer Research Program Career Development Award Pre-application due: May 3, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: May 17, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

CancerDoD Lung Cancer Research Program Concept Award Pre-application due: May 3, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: May 17, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

CancerDoD Lung Cancer Research Program Idea Development Award Pre-application due: May 4, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: July 27, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

CancerDoD Lung Cancer Research Program Investigator-Initiated Translational Research Award Pre-application due: May 4, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: July 27, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

OrthoticsDoD Orthotics and Prosthetics Outcomes Research Program Clinical Research Award Pre-application due: May 4, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: June 1, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Orthotics DoD Orthotics and Prosthetics Outcomes Research Program Clinical Trial Award Pre-application due: May 4, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: June 1, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations Accelerating the Pace of Child Health Research Using Existing Data from the Adolescent Brain Cognitive Development (ABCD) Study (R01-Clinical Trial Not Allowed) and (R21-Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: May 5 (R01) or 16 (R21), 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: June 5 (R01) or 16 (R21), 2022, 5 p.m. PT

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

MultidisciplinaryDoD Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program Clinical Trial Award Pre-application due: May 6, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Aug. 12, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryDoD Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program Focused Program Award Pre-application due: May 6, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Aug. 12, 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

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) Application due: May 8, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations BRAIN Initiative: Exploratory Team-Research BRAIN Circuit Programs – eTeamBCP (U01 Clinical Trials Optional) LOI due: May 14, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: June 14, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations Tobacco Centers of Regulatory Science (TCORS) for Research Relevant to the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act (U54 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: May 14, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: July 14, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

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

NeuroscienceDoD Epilepsy Research Program Idea Development Award Pre-application due: May 19, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: June 23, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

NeuroscienceDoD Epilepsy Research Program Research Partnership Award Pre-application due: May 19, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: June 23, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

NeuroscienceDoD Epilepsy Research Program Virtual Post-Traumatic Epilepsy Research Center (P-TERC) Pre-application due: May 19, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: June 23, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

NeuroscienceDoD Epilepsy Research Program Virtual Post-Traumatic Epilepsy Research Center Faculty Award Pre-application due: May 19, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: June 23, 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

Neuroscience  DoD Autism Research Program Career Development Award Pre-application due: May 23, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Aug. 18, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Neuroscience  DoD Autism Research Program Clinical Trial Award Pre-application due: May 23, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Aug. 18, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Neuroscience  DoD Autism Research Program Idea Development Award Pre-application due: May 23, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Aug. 18, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Neuroscience  DoD Spinal Cord Injury Research Program Clinical Trial Award Pre-application due: May 23, 2022,
2 p.m. PT; Application due: Sept. 2, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Neuroscience  DoD Spinal Cord Injury Research Program Investigator-Initiated Research Award Pre-application due: May 23, 2022,
2 p.m. PT; Application due: Sept. 2, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Neuroscience  DoD Spinal Cord Injury Research Program Translational Research Award Pre-application due: May 23, 2022,
2 p.m. PT; Application due: Sept. 2, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

June 2022

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) LOI due: June 1, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: July 1, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

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

Multidisciplinary  NCI, NIA and NIGMS Focused Technology Research and Development (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) and Technology Development Research for Establishing Feasibility and Proof of Concept (R21 – Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: June 5 (R01) or 16 (R21), 2022, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryNCI and NIDCR Microbial-based Cancer Imaging and Therapy – Bugs as Drugs (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) and (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: R01 due: June 5, 2022, 5 p.m. PT; R21 due: June 16, 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 NIH Common Fund Somatic Mosaicism across Human Tissues (SMaHT) Program: Tool Development Projects (UG3/UH3 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: June 8, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: July 8, 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) 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

July 2022

CancerDoD Lung Cancer Research Program Clinical Translational Research Partnership Award Pre-application due: July 13, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: July 27, 2022, 8:59 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

Multidisciplinary  NIMH, NIMHD and OBSSR Understanding Suicide Risk and Protective Factors among Black Youth (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) and (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Sept. 18, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Oct. 19, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

October 2022

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations Global Brain and Nervous System Disorders Research Across the Lifespan (R01 Clinical Trials Optional) and (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Oct. 15, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Nov. 15, 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

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

Pain Management DoD Chronic Pain Management Research Program Awards Deadline: Not announced yet; will be posted here again when deadline is announced

Multidisciplinary  DoD Combat Readiness Research Program Rapid Development and Translational Research Award Deadline: Not announced yet; will be posted here again when deadline is announced

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

Multidisciplinary  DoD Military Burn Research Program Awards Deadline: Not announced yet; will be posted here again when deadline is announced

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

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

Orthopedics DoD Peer Reviewed Orthopaedic 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 Spinal Cord Injury 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 

April 2022

MultidisciplinaryBurroughs Wellcome Fund Climate Change and Human Health Seed Grants Deadline: Rolling through August 30, 2023; most current deadline is April 11, 2022, 1 p.m. PT
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

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

Mental Health American Psychological Foundation and International Union of Psychological Science Global Mental Health Fellowship Deadline: April 15, 2022

Neuroscience Angelman Syndrome Foundation General Research Submissions Deadline: April 15, 2022

NeuroscienceWhitehall Foundation Research Grants and Grants-in-Aid LOI due: April 15, 2022; Application due: July 1, 2022

Orthopedics Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation Resident Research Project Grant LOI due: April 18, 2022, 9:59 p.m. PT; Application due: June 15, 2022, 9:59 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary Chan Zuckerberg Initiative Essential Open Source Software for Science (Cycle 5) LOI due: April 19, 2022, 5 p.m. PT; Application due: June 2, 2022, 5 p.m. PT
This organization is on the
President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Audiology American Speech-Language-Hearing Foundation New Century Scholars Research Grant Deadline: April 20, 2022

AudiologyAmerican Speech-Language-Hearing Foundation Researcher-Practitioner Collaboration Grant Deadline: April 20, 2022

Cancer  Pfizer Best Practices in the Clinical Management of Patients with BRAF-mutant Metastatic Melanoma Deadline: April 21, 2022, 8:59 p.m. 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
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

PulmonologyCystic Fibrosis Foundation Implementation of Outpatient Clinical Pharmacy Services Award Deadline: April 26, 2022, 2 p.m. PT

NeuroscienceMichael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research Biomarkers to Support Therapeutic Trials Program Deadline: April 26, 2022, 2 p.m. PT

NeuroscienceMichael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research Novel PET Tracer Development Program Deadline: April 26, 2022, 2 p.m. PT

Neuroscience Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research Translational Pipeline Program Deadline: April 26, 2022, 2 p.m. PT

Pulmonology Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Award for a Physical Therapist Deadline: April 28, 2022, 2 p.m. PT

Neuroscience Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative (SFARI) Pivot Fellowship Request for Applications Deadline: April 29, 2022, 2 p.m. PT
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Cancer  Elsa U. Pardee Foundation Research Grants Deadline: April 30, 2022

Cancer  Lung Cancer Research Foundation Funding Opportunities Deadline: April 30, 2022

May 2022

Mental Health American Psychological Foundation Alexander Gralnick Research Investigator Prize Deadline: May 1, 2022

CancerMark Foundation Emerging Leader Awards LOI due: May 2, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: July 25, 2022, 2 p.m. PT
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Multidisciplinary National University of Natural Medicine and the University of Washington BRIDG Program Deadline: May 2, 2022

Multidisciplinary Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Interdisciplinary Research Leaders Deadline: May 4, 2022, noon PT
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Cardiology Pfizer Transthyretin Amyloid Cardiomyopathy (ATTR-CM) Research Deadline: May 5, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Cancer  Lung Cancer Research Foundation ALK Positive Research Grant Deadline: May 9, 2022

NeuroscienceNational Multiple Sclerosis Society Career Transition Fellowship LOI due: May 11, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Aug. 17, 2022, 2 p.m. PT

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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Cancer  Lung Cancer Research Foundation Minority Career Development Award (CDA) in Lung Cancer Deadline: May 27, 2022

Cancer T.E.A.L.® Medical Research Program Deadline: May 31, 2022

June 2022

Dermatology  Department of Dermatology at University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center and Case Western Reserve University Hair Follicle Inflammatory Disease Biology (HFIDB) Research Grant Deadline: June 1, 2022

Endocrinology  Pfizer Acromegaly Research- United States Deadline: June 30, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

July 2022

Cancer  ASTRO, Myovant Sciences and Pfizer Alliance New Combination Therapy Challenge Deadline: July 18, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

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

Neuroscience  Lennox-Gastaut Syndrome Foundation Cure LGS 365 Research Grants Program Deadline: Rolling

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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Audiology  soQuiet Student Research Grants for Misophonia Deadline: Rolling

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