OHSU Funding Alerts: Week of April 21, 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 
Neuroscience Society for Neuroscience Jacob P. Waletzky Award
What: 
Honors a young scientist whose independent research has led to significant conceptual and empirical contributions to the understanding of drug addiction and who intends to continue to make significant contributions to addiction research and treatment
Who should apply: Investigators who are within 15 years of a PhD or MD; self-nominations are not permitted

Award: $30,000

Deadline: May 12, 2022


Multidisciplinary Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation Clinical Quality Measures to Improve Diagnosis
What: 
Supports the development of innovative clinical quality measures that promote excellence in diagnosis of three categories of disease: acute vascular events, infections and cancer
Who should apply: Teams and partnerships that include a multidisciplinary group of experts, including clinicians with content expertise, individuals with appropriate analytic expertise (data science, statistics, measure development) and persons with experience using relevant data sources; applicants must also be familiar with the U.S. health care system and have grant outputs feasible for implementation in the U.S. 
Award: Up to $500,000/up to one and a half years
Deadline: May 16, 2022, 11 a.m. PT
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying


Multidisciplinary Medical Research Foundation Awards
What: 
Three different award mechanisms to honor Oregon researchers: The Discovery Award acknowledges an Oregon investigator who has made significant, original contributions to health‐related research while working in Oregon; The Mentor Award is presented to an Oregonian who has provided outstanding leadership in support or development of health research, education or the advancement of health care; and the Richard T. Jones New Investigator Award recognizes an early-career investigator who shows exceptional promise in biomedical research
Who should apply: Discovery and Mentor awardees must be Oregonians; New Investigator awardees must be within seven years of completing clinical and/or post‐doctoral training
Award: For Discovery and Mentor: $6,000 and a commemorative award; For New Investigator: $3,000 and a commemorative award
Deadline: May 16, 2022, 11:59 p.m. PT
Submit nominations through the CAP


Pulmonology NIDDK Cystic Fibrosis Research and Translation Centers (P30 Clinical Trial Optional)
What: 
Supports both basic and clinical research on cystic fibrosis through three primary research-related activities: Research Core services; a Pilot and Feasibility program; and an Administrative Core with an enrichment program
Who should apply: PIs who have strong leadership abilities, have demonstrated proficiency in managing large, multi-component programs and be a recognized leader and authority in the CF research community
Award: Up to $3.75 million/up to five years
Deadline: Internal submission due: May 18, 2022; LOI due: June 28, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: July 28, 2022, 5 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP


CancerColorectal Cancer Alliance Early Career Investigator Awards and Pilot Awards
What: 
Supports colorectal cancer research focused on understanding the causes and improved interventions in young-onset colorectal cancer, the prognostic and therapeutic value of the microbiome, development of combination therapies and understanding the causes and interventions for racial and ethnic disparities in colorectal cancer
Who should apply: Full-time faculty at the level of assistant professor (or equivalent) or above who can show clear evidence of an independent research program (Pilot Award) or PIs within the first five years of their first independent, full-time academic faculty appointment at the application deadline, at the level of Assistant Professor (Early Career)
Award: Up to $200,000/up to two years
Deadline: Eligibility checklist for early career investigators due: June 9, 2022, noon PT; Full proposal due: June 25, 2022, noon PT

Internal Opportunities 

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

New this week!
Multidisciplinary
Medical Research Foundation Awards
What: Three different award mechanisms to honor Oregon researchers: The Discovery Award acknowledges an Oregon investigator who has made significant, original contributions to health‐related research while working in Oregon; The Mentor Award is presented to an Oregonian who has provided outstanding leadership in support or development of health research, education or the advancement of health care; and the Richard T. Jones New Investigator Award recognizes an early-career investigator who shows exceptional promise in biomedical research 
Who should apply:
Discovery and Mentor awardees must be Oregonians; New Investigator awardees must be within seven years of completing clinical and/or post‐doctoral training
Award: For Discovery and Mentor: $6,000 and a commemorative award; For New Investigator: $3,000 and a commemorative award
Deadline: May 16, 2022, 11:59 p.m. PT
Submit nominations through the CAP

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

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 

New this week!
Multidisciplinary
OCTRI Human Investigations Program
What: A series of courses to enhance your clinical and translational research career
Who should apply: Faculty and clinical and postdoctoral fellows employed at OHSU, VA Portland Health Care System or other Northwest healthcare systems and graduate students enrolled in SOD, SOM, SON or SOPH
Degrees offered: Certificate in Human Investigations or a Master of Clinical Research
Deadline: July 15, 2021

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   

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

New this week!
Pulmonology
NIDDK Cystic Fibrosis Research and Translation Centers (P30 Clinical Trial Optional)
What: Supports both basic and clinical research on cystic fibrosis through three primary research-related activities: Research Core services; a Pilot and Feasibility program; and an Administrative Core with an enrichment program
Who should apply: PIs who have strong leadership abilities, have demonstrated proficiency in managing large, multi-component programs and be a recognized leader and authority in the CF research community
Award: Up to $3.75 million/up to five years
Deadline: Internal submission due:
May 18, 2022; LOI due: June 28, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: July 28, 2022, 5 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP

New this week!
Multidisciplinary
NIGMS Bridges to the Baccalaureate Research Training Program (T34)
What: Supports a diverse cohort of research-oriented students to transfer from associate degree-granting institutions to baccalaureate degree-granting institutions and complete a baccalaureate degree in disciplines related to the biomedical sciences
Who should apply: Partnerships must consist of a consortium composed of at least two institutions: an institution that offers the associate degree as the terminal degree in STEM fields and a distinct institution granting baccalaureate degrees in STEM fields; additional eligibility info in the FOA
Award: Budgets should reflect the actual needs of the proposed project/up to five years
Deadline: Internal submission due:
July 26, 2022; Application due: Sept. 26, 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

New this week!
Neuroscience
Society for Neuroscience Jacob P. Waletzky Award
What: Honors a young scientist whose independent research has led to significant conceptual and empirical contributions to the understanding of drug addiction and who intends to continue to make significant contributions to addiction research and treatment
Who should apply:
Investigators who are within 15 years of a PhD or MD; self-nominations are not permitted
Award: $30,000
Deadline: May 12, 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

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. 

New this week!
Multidisciplinary
Multiple NIH Organizations Notice of Special Interest (NOSI) – Administrative Supplements for Research of Emerging and Existing Issues of COVID-19 Related to the Health and Well-Being of Women, Children and Individuals with Physical and/or Intellectual Disabilities

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

New this week!
Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations
Emergency Award: Rapid Acceleration of Diagnostics Tribal Data Repository (RADx TDR) (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What: Funding for an independent research data repository governed under the principles and practices of tribal sovereignty that will provide responsible data sharing and access to researchers and their collaborators who are generating or interested in working with RADx American Indian and Alaska Native research data
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in RADx American Indian and Alaska Native research data
Award: Up to $8 million/up to four years    
Deadline: LOI due: May 1, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: May 31, 2022, 5 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

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 cancer, alcohol and epidemiology. We’ve highlighted some opportunities of potential interest below.

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations INvestigation of Co-occurring conditions across the Lifespan to Understand Down syndromE (INCLUDE) Clinical Trial Readiness (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What: Supports Down syndrome research by enabling efficient and effective movement of candidate therapeutics or diagnostics towards clinical trials for Down syndrome and its co-occurring conditions; see also RFA-OD-22-008, RFA-OD-22-009 and RFA-OD-22-010
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in Down syndrome and co-occurring conditions
Award: Up to $275,000/up to two years    
Deadline: LOI due: June 1, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: July 1, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary NIH Common Fund NIH Director’s New Innovator Award Program (DP2 Clinical Trial Optional)
What: Supports early stage investigators of exceptional creativity who propose highly innovative research projects with the potential to produce a major impact on broad, important areas relevant to the mission of NIH
Who should apply: New investigators (defined as a PI who has not competed successfully for a significant NIH independent research award) who are within 10 years of completing their terminal research degree or end of post-graduate clinical training; additional eligibility info in FOA
Award: Up to $1.5 million/up to five years    
Deadline: Aug. 19, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary NIH Common Fund NIH Director’s Pioneer Award Program (DP1 Clinical Trial Optional)
What: Supports individual scientists of exceptional creativity who propose highly innovative research projects with the potential to produce a major impact on broad, important areas relevant to the mission of NIH
Who should apply: Anyone whose proposed research reflects substantially different scientific directions from those already being pursued in their research program or elsewhere
Award: Up to $3.5 million/up to five years    
Deadline: Sept. 9, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

Administrative Supplements

Multidisciplinary AHRQ Administrative Supplements for Grants in Health Services Research

Cancer NCI Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Administrative Supplements for Examining Patterns of Tobacco and Cannabis Use

Multidisciplinary 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

Requests for Information

Integrative Health NCCIH Request for Information (RFI): Identification of a Set of Determinants for Whole Person Health

Cancer NCI Request for Information (RFI): Seeking Input for the National Cancer Institute (NCI) on Advancing Research in Immuno-oncology, Immunoprevention, and/or Immunotherapy

Other Federal and Local Opportunities

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: Pre-application due: May 26, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Aug. 25, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

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: Pre-application due: May 26, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Aug. 25, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Cancer DoD Kidney Cancer Research Program Idea Development Award
What: Supports new ideas that represent innovative, high-risk/high-gain approaches to kidney cancer research, and have the potential to make an important contribution to kidney cancer
Who should apply: Independent investigators at or above the level of assistant professor and 10 years or more from a terminal degree or investigators at the level of assistant professor, instructor, or assistant research professor (or equivalent) and less than 10 years from a terminal degree
Award: Up to $2 million/up to four years 
Deadline: Pre-application due: June 2, 2022,
2 p.m. PT; Application due: Oct. 6, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Cancer DoD Kidney Cancer Research Program Translational Research Partnership Award
What: Supports partnerships between clinicians and laboratory scientists that accelerate ideas in kidney cancer into clinical applications
Who should apply: Investigators at or above the level of assistant professor or equivalent
Award: Up to $750,000/up to three years 
Deadline: Pre-application due: June 2, 2022,
2 p.m. PT; Application due: Oct. 6, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Cancer DoD Prostate Cancer Research Program Exploration – Hypothesis Development Award
What: Supports the exploration of highly innovative, untested, potentially groundbreaking concepts in prostate cancer
Who should apply: Investigators at or above the level of postdoctoral fellow (or equivalent)
Award: Up to $100,000/up to two years 
Deadline: Pre-application due: June 2, 2022,
2 p.m. PT; Application due: June 23, 2022, 8:59 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: Pre-application due: June 16, 2022,
2 p.m. PT; Application due: Sept. 13, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Orthopedics DoD 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: Pre-application due: June 16, 2022,
2 p.m. PT; Application due: Sept. 13, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Orthopedics DoD 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 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: Pre-application due: June 16, 2022,
2 p.m. PT; Application due: Sept. 13, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Cancer DoD Kidney Cancer Research Program Concept Award
What: Supports highly innovative, untested, potentially groundbreaking concepts in kidney cancer
Who should apply: Investigators at all academic levels
Award: Up to $100,000/up to one year 
Deadline: Pre-application due: June 23, 2022,
2 p.m. PT; Application due: July 14, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Cancer
DoD Kidney Cancer Research Program Postdoctoral and Clinical Fellowship Award
What: Supports research opportunities focused on kidney cancer for individuals in the early stages of their careers
Who should apply: Investigators who have a doctoral or medical degree (or equivalent) and four years or less of postdoctoral or mentored clinical research training experience
Award: Up to $195,000/up to three years 
Deadline: Pre-application due: June 23, 2022,
2 p.m. PT; Application due: July 14, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Neuroscience DoD Neurofibromatosis Research Program Clinical Trial Award
What: Funds phase 0, I, or II clinical trials relevant to neurofibromatosis and/or schwannomatosis; combinations of phases are permitted
Who should apply: Investigators at or above the level of assistant professor or equivalent
Award: Up to $1 million/up to four years 
Deadline: Pre-application due: June 30, 2022,
2 p.m. PT; Application due: July 21, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Neuroscience DoD Neurofibromatosis Research Program Early Investigator Research Award
What: Supports research opportunities focused on neurofibromatosis for individuals in the early stages of their careers
Who should apply: Investigators who are involved in a postdoctoral training or medical residency program, possess up to four years continuous postdoctoral research experience, have successfully defended a doctoral thesis or possess an M.D. degree and can commit at least 50 percent of their effort towards the project
Award: Up to $200,000/up to two years 
Deadline: Pre-application due: June 30, 2022,
2 p.m. PT; Application due: July 21, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Neuroscience DoD Neurofibromatosis Research Program Exploration – Hypothesis Development Award
What: Funds the initial exploration of innovative, high-risk/high-gain and potentially groundbreaking concepts in neurofibromatosis research
Who should apply: Investigators at all academic levels
Award: Up to $100,000/up to two years 
Deadline: Pre-application due: June 30, 2022,
2 p.m. PT; Application due: July 21, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Neuroscience DoD Neurofibromatosis Research Program Investigator-Initiated Research Award
What: Funds highly rigorous, high-impact research projects that have the potential to make an important contribution to neurofibromatosis research and patient care
Who should apply: Investigators at or above the level of assistant professor or equivalent who plan to commit at least a 10 percent level of effort for each budget period throughout the entirety of the award
Award: Up to $1 million/up to four years 
Deadline: Pre-application due: June 30, 2022,
2 p.m. PT; Application due: July 21, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Neuroscience DoD Neurofibromatosis Research Program New Investigator Award
What: Supports the continued development of promising independent investigators and the transition of established investigators from other research fields who will bring their expertise into a career in the field of neurofibromatosis research
Who should apply: Investigators at or below the level of assistant professor or equivalent who can commit at least 30 percent effort during each budget year of their efforts or independent investigators above the level of assistant professor who can commit at least 10 percent effort during each budget year of their efforts
Award: Up to $450,000/up to three years 
Deadline: Pre-application due: June 30, 2022,
2 p.m. PT; Application due: July 21, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Neuroscience DoD Neurofibromatosis Research Program Synergistic Idea Award
What: Supports new or existing partnerships between two or three investigators to address a central innovative question or problem in neurofibromatosis that may include high risk, provided there is a potential for significant impact
Who should apply: Investigators at or above the level of assistant professor or equivalent
Award: Up to $2 million/up to three years 
Deadline: Pre-application due: June 30, 2022,
2 p.m. PT; Application due: July 21, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Cancer DoD Prostate Cancer Research Program Early Investigator Research Award
What: Supports research opportunities focused on prostate cancer for individuals in the early stages of their careers
Who should apply: Postdocs who have three years or less of postdoctoral research experience (excluding clinical residency or clinical fellowship training) as of March 31, 2023
Award: Up to $300,000/up to two years 
Deadline: Pre-application due: July 7, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: July 28, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Cancer DoD Prostate Cancer Research Program Idea Development Award
What: Supports ideas that represent innovative, high-risk/high-gain approaches to prostate cancer research and have the potential to make an important contribution to one or more of the FY22 Prostate Cancer Research Program Overarching Challenges
Who should apply: Independent investigators at all levels or new investigators who have either completed at least three years of postdoctoral training or fellowship or are within 10 years of their terminal degree (excluding residency or family medical leave)
Award: Up to $900,000/up to three years 
Deadline: Pre-application due: July 7, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: July 28, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Cancer DoD Prostate Cancer Research Program Physician Research Award
What: Supports research where quantitative and analytical approaches, processes, and systems are developed and used to obtain knowledge and insight from large and complex sets of prostate cancer data
Who should apply: Investigators who are in the last year of an accredited medical residency or medical fellowship program or within five years of their faculty appointment (including instructor positions)
Award: Up to $750,000/up to four years 
Deadline: Pre-application due: July 7, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: July 28, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Cancer DoD Prostate Cancer Research Program Data Science Award
What: Supports research where quantitative and analytical approaches, processes, and systems are developed and used to obtain knowledge and insight from large and complex sets of prostate cancer data
Who should apply: Independent investigators at all levels
Award: Up to $1 million/up to three years 
Deadline: Pre-application due: Aug. 4, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Aug. 25, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Cancer DoD Prostate Cancer Research Program Health Disparity Research Award
What: Supports research where quantitative and analytical approaches, processes, and systems are developed and used to obtain knowledge and insight from large and complex sets of prostate cancer data
Who should apply: Independent investigators at all levels or new investigators who have either completed at least three years of postdoctoral training or fellowship or are within 10 years of their terminal degree (excluding residency or family medical leave)
Award: Up to $900,000/up to three years 
Deadline: Pre-application due: Aug. 4, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Aug. 25, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Cancer DoD Prostate Cancer Research Program Translational Science Award
What: Supports advanced translational research that will foster transformation of promising ideas in prostate cancer into clinical applications, ultimately providing a solution to one or more of the FY22 Prostate Cancer Research Program Overarching Challenges
Who should apply: Independent investigators at all levels
Award: Up to $900,000/up to three years 
Deadline: Pre-application due: Aug. 4, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Aug. 25, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Audiology DoD Hearing Restoration Research Program Focused Research Award
What: Supports hearing restoration research that is either exploratory, high-risk/high-reward research in the earliest stages of development, the advancement of more mature research toward clinical translation or translational research with a pilot clinical trial component
Who should apply: Independent investigators at all academic levels
Award: Up to $1.25/up to three years 
Deadline: Not announced yet; will be posted here again when deadline is announced

Rheumatology DoD Lupus Research Program Idea Award
What: Supports innovative, high-risk/high-reward lupus research that could ultimately lead to a critical discovery or major advancement
Who should apply: Investigators at or above the level of postdoctoral fellow
Award: Up to $300,000/up to two years 
Deadline: Not announced yet; will be posted here again when deadline is announced

Rheumatology DoD Lupus Research Program Impact Award
What: Supports high-risk/high-reward research, which if successfully addressed, has the potential to make a major impact in lupus research
Who should apply: Investigators at or above the level of assistant professor or equivalent
Award: Up to $750,000/up to four years 
Deadline: Not announced yet; will be posted here again when deadline is announced

Rheumatology DoD Lupus Research Program Transformative Vision Award
What: Supports research that will have an intervention at the individual and/or healthcare system level, which will result in near-term impact on the health-related quality of life of persons living with lupus
Who should apply: Investigators at or above the level of assistant professor or equivalent
Award: Up to $2.5 million/up to four years 
Deadline: Not announced yet; will be posted here again when deadline is announced

Private Opportunities

Periodontology American Academy of Periodontology Foundation Bud and Linda Tarrson Fellowship
What: Supports periodontists pursuing academic careers; the award is not intended to replace support that would normally have been provided by the recipient’s institution  
Who should apply:
Full-time or part-time faculty members at the instructor or assistant level who have been affiliated for 10 years or less with a degree-granting institution and whose career goal is teaching and research in periodontology
Award: Up to $30,000/up to three years
Deadline: May 1, 2022

Women’s Health Lalor Foundation Anna Lalor Burdick Program
What: Supports organizations that offer comprehensive sexual and reproductive health education to young women; of particular interest is programs serving young women who are disadvantaged by poverty, discrimination, geographic isolation, lack of comprehensive sex education, hostile public policy or other factors with potential to lead to inadequate sexual and reproductive health  
Who should apply:
Anyone with a program that fits the above description; the Foundation is particularly interested in supporting new programs or initiatives or innovations in successful programs
Award: Between $10,000 and $35,000/one year
Deadline: May 1, 2022

Nursing Sigma Theta Tau Global Nursing Research Grant
What: Supports collaborative, inter-country (at least two countries) research that is conducted by nurses and is focused on solutions to global health disparities  
Who should apply:
Registered nurses (or country equivalent) with current license who have at least a master’s in nursing (or country equivalent)
Award: Up to $10,000/up to one and a half years
Deadline: May 1, 2022

Gastroenterology Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation Senior Research Awards
What: Supports established researchers with research relevant to inflammatory bowel disease, Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis
Who should apply:
MDs and/or PhDs who have attained independence from their mentor
Award: Up to $347,490/up to three years
Deadline: LOI due: May 5, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT; Application due: July 20, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Infectious Disease Pandemic Antiviral Discovery Henipavirus – Request for proposals
What: Supports projects that seek to elucidate the molecular determinants of henipavirus replication, pathogenesis, and transmission to develop therapeutic discovery programs targeting virus and host-specific targets important for virus replication
Who should apply:
Established investigators within their line of research
Award: Not specified
Deadline: May 5, 2022, 5 a.m. PT

Pulmonology Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Research Grants
What: Supports efforts that will improve the understanding of disease pathogenesis, such as defects in airway defense, microbial adaption to the cystic fibrosis lung, mucociliary clearance, airway hydration, and extrapulmonary manifestations of the disease
Who should apply:
Independent investigators with an interest in cystic fibrosis
Award: Up to $150,000/up to two years
Deadline: May 12, 2022, 2 p.m. PT

Periodontology American Academy of Periodontology Foundation Dr. And Mrs. Gerald M. Kramer Scholar Award for Excellence
What: Supports third-year periodontal students who have demonstrated excellence in both character and academic achievement   
Who should apply:
Third-year periodontal students enrolled in an accredited periodontal graduate program who have been nominated by their periodontal program director
Award: Up to $10,000/not specified
Deadline: May 15, 2022

Psychology American Psychological Foundation Violet and Cyril Franks Scholarship
What: Supports graduate-level scholarly projects that use a psychological perspective to help understand and reduce stigma associated with mental illness  
Who should apply:
Graduate students in good standing at accredited universities who have demonstrated commitment to stigma issues
Award: Up to $1,000/not specified
Deadline: May 15, 2022

Pediatrics Gerber Foundation Research Awards
What: Supports projects to identify solutions to common everyday issues and problems in the field of children’s health, nutrition, and development 
Who should apply:
Anyone with a research interest in pediatric health, nutrition and environmental hazards
Award: Up to $350,000/up to three years
Deadline: Concept papers due: May 15, 2022, 1 p.m. PT; Full proposal due: Aug. 15, 2022, 1 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation Clinical Quality Measures to Improve Diagnosis
What: Supports the development of innovative clinical quality measures that promote excellence in diagnosis of three categories of disease: acute vascular events, infections and cancer  
Who should apply:
Teams and partnerships that include a multidisciplinary group of experts, including clinicians with content expertise, individuals with appropriate analytic expertise (data science, statistics, measure development) and persons with experience using relevant data sources; applicants must also be familiar with the U.S. health care system and have grant outputs feasible for implementation in the U.S.
Award: Up to $500,000/up to one and a half years
Deadline: May 16, 2022, 11 a.m. PT
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Cancer
American Association for Cancer Research Genmab Non-Hodgkin B-cell Lymphoma Research Fellowship
What: Supports postdoctoral or clinical research fellows to conduct non-Hodgkin B-cell lymphoma research and to establish a successful career path in this field  
Who should apply:
Investigators who have a doctoral degree in a related field who are not currently a candidate for a further doctoral degree and hold a mentored research position as a postdoctoral fellow, clinical research fellow, or the equivalent
Award: Up to $120,000/up to two years
Deadline: May 19, 2022, 10 a.m. PT

Dermatology Pfizer Advances in Atopic Dermatitis & Alopecia Areata for Community Pharmacists & Managed Care Health Care Professionals
What: Supports educational projects that focus on the role of managed care health professionals and pharmacists, addressing knowledge and practice gaps specific to the overall care management of atopic dermatitis and alopecia areata 
Who should apply:
Anyone with a research interest in atopic dermatitis and alopecia areata knowledge gaps
Award: Up to $300,000/up to one year
Deadline: May 19, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary First Nations Luce Indigenous Knowledge Fellowship
What: Funding for outstanding Native knowledge holders and knowledge makers engaged in meaningful work that benefits Indigenous people and communities in either reservation and/or urban settings
Who should apply:
Investigators who are tribally-affiliated with a Native American, Alaska Native or Native Hawaiian community, engaged in the creation, dissemination and/or perpetuation of knowledge in their field, and are U.S. citizens or permanent residents
Award: Up to $75,000/up to two years
Deadline: May 26, 2022, 4 p.m. PT

Surgery Pfizer Topical Hemostasis in Hospital Outpatient and Ambulatory Surgery
What: Supports projects focused on educating surgeons and other healthcare professionals on topical hemostasis in surgical procedures performed at Hospital Outpatient Department and Ambulatory Surgery Center sites of care and addressing knowledge and practice gaps specific to perioperative bleeding
Who should apply:
Surgeons and other healthcare professionals involved in performing surgical procedures
Award: Up to $100,000/not specified
Deadline: June 2, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Immunology Pfizer Addressing Healthcare Disparities in the Recognition, Early Diagnosis and Treatment of Primary Immunodeficiencies
What: Supports educational initiatives focused on increasing awareness, early diagnosis and treatment of primary immunodeficiencies (children and adults) in underserved/minority communities
Who should apply:
Anyone with a research interest in primary immunodeficiencies
Award: Up to $200,000/up to two years
Deadline: June 7, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Cancer Colorectal Cancer Alliance Early Career Investigator Awards and Pilot Awards
What: Supports colorectal cancer research focused on understanding the causes and improved interventions in young-onset colorectal cancer, the prognostic and therapeutic value of the microbiome, development of combination therapies and understanding the causes and interventions for racial and ethnic disparities in colorectal cancer
Who should apply: Full-time faculty at the level of assistant professor (or equivalent) or above who can show clear evidence of an independent research program (Pilot Award) or PIs within the first five years of their first independent, full-time academic faculty appointment at the application deadline, at the level of Assistant Professor (Early Career)
Award: Up to $200,000/up to two years    
Deadline: Eligibility checklist for early career investigators due: June 9, 2022, noon PT; Full proposal due: June 25, 2022, noon PT
                                                    

Previously Published Opportunities

Federal 

April 2022

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

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations Leveraging Health Information Technology (Health IT) to Address and Reduce Health Care Disparities (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: May 5, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: June 5, 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

HIV/AIDS NIDA, NIMH and OBSSR Advancing communication strategies to support future HIV vaccine use (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) and (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) 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) Application due: May 13, 2022, 8:59 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

Immunology NIAID Host Immunity and Novel Immunization Strategies for Clostridioides difficile Infection (CDI) (U19 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Application due: May 20, 2022, 5 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

Cancer DoD Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program Idea Award Pre-application due: May 25, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Sept. 7, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

CancerDoD Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program Impact Award Pre-application due: May 25, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Sept. 7, 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 NIDDK High Impact, Interdisciplinary Science in NIDDK Research Areas (RC2 Clinical Trial Optional) Application due: June 1, 2022, 5 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

Aging NIA Pharmacokinetic and Pharmacodynamic (PK/PD) Studies of mTOR Inhibitors on Aging-Related Indications (U01 Clinical Trial Required) Application due: June 15, 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

MultidisciplinaryDoD Tuberous Sclerosis Complex Research Program Clinical Translational Research Award Pre-application due: June 30, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: July 28, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryDoD Tuberous Sclerosis Complex Research Program Exploration – Hypothesis Development Award Pre-application due: June 30, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: July 28, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryDoD Tuberous Sclerosis Complex Research Program Idea Development Award Pre-application due: June 30, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: July 28, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

July 2022

HIV/AIDS NIAID, NIDA and NIMH Enhancing HIV Reservoir Susceptibility to Elimination (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: July 3, 2022 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: Aug. 3, 2022, 5 p.m. PT

CancerDoD Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program Behavioral Health Science Award Pre-application due: July 12, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Aug. 2, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

CancerDoD Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program Career Development Award – Fellow Option Pre-application due: July 12, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Aug. 2, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

CancerDoD Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program Career Development Award – Virtual Cancer Center Scholar Option Pre-application due: July 12, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Aug. 2, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

CancerDoD Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program Translational Team Science Award Pre-application due: July 12, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Aug. 2, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

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

August 2022

CancerDoD Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program Convergent Science Cancer Consortium Development Award Pre-application due: Aug. 17, 2022, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: Sept. 7, 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

CancerDoD Rare Cancers 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

MultidisciplinaryDoD Tick-Borne Disease Research Program Awards Deadline: Not announced yet; will be posted here again when deadline is announced

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

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

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

Multidisciplinary NHLBI and NIEHS NOSI: Stimulating Intervention Research to Reduce Cardiopulmonary Impacts of Particulate Matter in Air Pollution among High-Risk Populations Deadline: Open through Sept. 7, 2025

Genomics  NHGRI Center for Inherited Disease Research (CIDR) High Throughput Sequencing and Genotyping Resource Access (X01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Applications are accepted by continuous receipt

Biology NSF Biophotonics Applications accepted anytime

Biology NSF Cellular and Biochemical Engineering Applications accepted anytime

Biology  NSF Dear Colleague Letter: Conferences for Building Computational Literacy in Biological Sciences Deadline: Open

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

Biology NSF Division of Integrative Organismal Systems Core Programs Applications accepted anytime

Biology NSF Division of Molecular and Cellular Biosciences: Investigator-initiated research projects (MCB) Deadline: Open

Multidisciplinary NSF Enabling Discovery through GEnomic Tools (EDGE) Deadline: Open

Biology NSF Infrastructure Innovation for Biological Research (Innovation) Deadline: Open

Biology NSF Transitions to Excellence in Molecular and Cellular Biosciences Research (Transitions) Deadline: Open

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April 2022

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

CancerPfizer and Proteus Applying Patient-Reported Outcomes in Oncology Patient Care Using Quality Improvement and Implementation Science Strategies LOI due: April 28, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT; Full proposal due: Aug. 31, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

Neuroscience Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative (SFARI) Pivot Fellowship Request for Applications Deadline: April 29, 2022, 2 p.m. PT
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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

Psychology American Psychological Foundation The Trust Grant in Honor of Eric A. Harris, EdD, JD 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

Rheumatology Rheumatology Research Foundation Clinician Scholar Educator Award Deadline: May 2, 2022, 2 p.m. PT

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

Nutrition Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Food and Health Research Using the Consumer Food Data System Brief proposal due: May 16, 2022, noon PT; Full proposal due: Aug. 4, 2022, noon PT
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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 Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation and The Association for Frontotemporal Degeneration Accelerating Drug Discovery for Frontotemporal Degeneration 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

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

MultidisciplinaryRobert Wood Johnson Foundation Research in Transforming Health and Healthcare Systems Brief proposal due: June 24, 2022, noon PT; Full proposal due: Nov. 15, 2022, noon PT
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Endocrinology  Pfizer Acromegaly Research- United States Deadline: June 30, 2022, 8:59 p.m. PT

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

Multidisciplinary Pfizer Pediatric Endocrinology Fellowship 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

September 2022

CardiologyAmerican Heart Association Predoctoral Fellowship Deadline: Sept. 7, 2022, 1 p.m. PT

Cardiology American Heart Association Postdoctoral Fellowship Deadline: Sept. 8, 2022, 1 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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