OHSU Funding Alerts: Week of January 19, 2023

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 Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation Therapeutics Funding Programs
What: 
Supports research that advances therapeutic and biomarker development for Alzheimer’s and related dementias through four mechanisms including drug development, prevention, and neuroimaging and CSF biomarkers
Who should apply: 
Anyone with a research interest in Alzheimer’s and related dementia drug development
Award: 
Between $600,000 and $5 million/between one and multiple years
Deadline: LOI due: Feb. 3, 2023, 2 p.m. PT; Applications due: April 7, 2023, 2 p.m. PT
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying


Neuroscience New York Stem Cell Foundation NYSCF – Robertson Stem Cell Investigator Awards
What: 
Supports highly innovative, emerging scientists whose pioneering approaches can transform the field of stem cell research and advance the understanding and use of stem cells in developing treatments for human disease
Who should apply: 
Early-career investigators who will be within six years of starting a faculty or comparable position on June 1, 2023; additional eligibility info in program announcement
Award: 
Up to $1.5 million/up to five years
Deadline: Feb. 15, 2023, 2 p.m. PT
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying


NeuroscienceNIA Alzheimer’s Disease Research Centers (P30 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What: 
Funding to establish centers that will research the nature of Alzheimer’s disease and AD-related dementias and the development of more effective approaches to prevention, diagnosis, care, and therapy
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in prevention, diagnosis, care, and therapy for Alzheimer’s and related dementias
Award: Up to $14.625 million/up to five years
Deadline: Internal submission due: March 14, 2023; LOI due: May 14, 2023; Application due: June 14, 2023, 5 p.m. PT
Apply 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 innovations in care; view guidelines here
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: April 24, 2023, 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; view guidelines here
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: April 24, 2023, 5 p.m. PT
Submit all inquiries and completed applications to Marilyn Sanguinetti

Internal Opportunities 

Pediatrics OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital 2023 Friends of Doernbecher Grant Program
What: Supports clinical and research projects and programs at OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital; pediatric-related research projects and programs that impact children’s health are supported by the program
Who should apply: OHSU and Doernbecher faculty, clinical and research staff, graduate students, medical students, fellows and postdoctoral fellows
Award: Up to $50,000/one year
Deadline: Feb. 17, 2023, 5 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP

Multidisciplinary NIGMS, OHSU Research & Innovation and Vollum Institute OHSU Postbaccalaureate Research Education Program (PREP)
What: Program for recruiting and retaining Persons Excluded because of their Ethnicity or Race (PEER) postbacs for an intensive, mentored experience research experience with the goal to prepare them for pursuing a graduate degree in biomedical research
Who should apply: Researchers who have graduated or are in the process of graduating with a baccalaureate degree in a biomedically relevant science from an accredited college or university within the last three years before they apply, are US citizens, nationals or permanent residents, are not currently enrolled in a degree program and belong to a group considered to be underrepresented in the field of biomedical research; see more details
Award: Competitive research assistant salary and health benefits/one year
Deadline: March 1, 2023, 11:59 p.m. PT
Send questions to
PREPtograd@ohsu.edu
Apply through the CAP

New this week!
Nursing OHSU School of Nursing Hartford Center of Gerontological Excellence
Hartford Award for Research and Practice
What: Provides support for SON faculty research and practice change projects aimed at improving the health and health care of older adults through innovations in care; view guidelines here
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: April 24, 2023, 5 p.m. PT
Submit all inquiries to
Marilyn Sanguinetti and submit completed applications to Marilyn Sanguinetti with a copy to SNORDS@ohsu.edu

New this week!
Multidisciplinary OHSU School of Nursing Hartford Center of Gerontological Excellence Interprofessional Hartford Award for Research and Practice
What: Provides support for OHSU faculty research and practice change projects that are interprofessional and focused on team science  and aimed at improving the health and health care of older adults through innovations in care; view guidelines here
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: April 24, 2023, 5 p.m. PT
Submit all inquiries and completed applications to
Marilyn Sanguinetti

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 or support student-led research
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 or students in OHSU-PSU School of Public Health
Award: Between $500 and $5,000/up to six months
Deadline: Accepted on a rolling basis through June 1, 2023
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

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   

Cancer V Foundation Translational and V Scholar Women Scientists Innovation Award for Cancer Research
What: Two programs to support women cancer researchers; Translational Awards support cancer research that moves a novel strategy from the laboratory into a human clinical trial or uses specimens from a clinical trial to develop biomarkers or mechanisms; V Scholar Awards support projects cancer research that is focused on laboratory research that increases our understanding of cancer biology or translational type research that improves cancer detection, prevention, treatment, and survivorship
Who should apply: Women cancer researchers; eligibility requirements for each award are different and detailed, so see CAP listing for more details
Award: For Translational: Up to $800,000/up to four years; For V Scholar: Up to $600,000/up to three years
Deadline: Internal submission due:
Jan. 27, 2023; Nomination due: Feb. 15, 2023, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: March 16, 2023, 2 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form IF YOU ARE CHOSEN AS A NOMINEE

Deadline extended
CancerCancer Research Institute Irvington Postdoctoral Fellowship Program
What: Supports young immunologists and cancer immunologists by continuing their training under the guidance of a world-renowned immunologist who mentors the fellow and prepares them for a productive and successful career in cancer immunology
Who should apply: Postdocs working in immunology or cancer immunology who have less than five years of relevant postdoc experience
Award: $186,000/three years
Deadline: Internal submission:
Jan. 31, 2023; Application due: March 1, 2023, 2 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP

MultidisciplinarySamuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation and The Mark Foundation Aging & Cancer Research
What: Supports collaborative projects focused on aging and cancer; projects must include collaborations between two laboratories from two different institutions with different but complementary expertise
Who should apply: Teams consisting of two principal investigators from two different institutions
Award: Up to $500,000 total ($250,000 to each PI)/up to three years  
Deadline: Internal submission due:
Feb. 2, 2023; LOI due: March 1, 2023; Application due: June 1, 2023, 5 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form IF YOU ARE CHOSEN AS A NOMINEE

MultidisciplinaryAssociation of American Medical Colleges Herbert W. Nickens Faculty Fellowship
What: Supports junior faculty members who demonstrate leadership potential in addressing inequity in medical education and health care
Who should apply: Full-time assistant professors who have held their position from no earlier than July 1, 2020 and have received only one appointment as assistant professor; further eligibility info in guidelines
Award: $25,000/one year 
Deadline: Internal submission due:
Feb. 7, 2023; Application due: April 7, 2023, 8:59 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP

MultidisciplinaryNIAMS Skin Biology and Diseases Resource-based Centers and Resource-based Centers for Bone, Muscle and Orthopaedic Research (P30 – Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What: Funding to establish resource-based centers that will provide critical research infrastructure, shared facilities, services and resources to groups of investigators conducting research on skin biology and diseases or bone, muscle, and orthopedic biology and diseases
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in skin biology and diseases or bone, muscle, and orthopedic biology and diseases and a desire to direct a resource center
Award: Up to $2.5 million/up to five years  
Deadline: Internal submission due:
Feb. 20, 2023; LOI due: April 18, 2023; Application due: May 18, 2023, 5 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP

MultidisciplinaryNIAID Autoimmunity Centers of Excellence, Basic Research Program (U19 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) and Autoimmunity Centers of Excellence, Clinical Research Program (UM1 Clinical Trial Required)
What: Supports a cooperative network intended to improve the understanding, prevention, and treatment of autoimmune diseases through FOAs for the basic research program and the clinical research program
Who should apply: Individuals may serve as PI on an application to either the basic ACE program FOA or the clinical ACE program FOA, but not both; individuals may serve as Project Leader or in another role (non-PI) on applications to both FOAs
Award: Up to $3.5 million/up to five years  
Deadline: Internal submission due:
Feb. 23, 2023; LOI due: April 19, 2023; Application due: May 19, 2023, 5 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP

New this week!
Neuroscience
NIA Alzheimer’s Disease Research Centers (P30 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What: Funding to establish centers that will research the nature of Alzheimer’s disease and AD-related dementias and the development of more effective approaches to prevention, diagnosis, care, and therapy
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in prevention, diagnosis, care, and therapy for Alzheimer’s and related dementias
Award: Up to $14.625 million/up to five years  
Deadline: Internal submission due:
March 14, 2023; LOI due: May 14, 2023; Application due: June 14, 2023, 5 p.m. PT
Apply through the CAP

Merit Prizes and Awards 

Mental Health American Psychiatric Association Foundation Awards for Advancing Minority Mental Health
What: Awards programs that raise awareness of mental illness in underserved minority communities, the need for early recognition, the availability of treatment and how to access it, and the cultural barriers to treatment
Who should apply:
Mental health and wellness organizations that have been in operation for at least two years
Award: $5,000
Deadline: Feb. 6, 2023 

Deadline extended 
Multidisciplinary
NOSTER & Science Microbiome Prize
What: Honors innovative research by young investigators working on the functional attributes of the microbiota of any organism that has potential to contribute to our understanding of human or veterinary health and disease or to guide therapeutic interventions
Who should apply:
Early career scientists who hold an MD, PhD, or combination at the time of entry and have received their degree in the last 10 years; submitted work must have been done or directed by applicant in the past three years
Award: $25,000
Deadline: Feb. 7, 2023 

MultidisciplinaryAssociation of American Medical Colleges Herbert W. Nickens Award
What: Honors an individual who has made outstanding contributions to promoting justice in medical education and health care equity in the United States
Who should apply:
Researchers who have made exemplary contributions to promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion, with a focus on promoting social justice and health equity in the health professions
Award: $10,000
Deadline: March 17, 2023, 8:59 p.m. PT

COVID-19 Opportunities

Due to the decline in new funding opportunities related to COVID-19, we are transitioning the separate COVID-19 Funding Alerts to this space. You can still view the archive of COVID-19 Funding Alerts, and a list of still-open opportunities will be updated weekly. 

Multidisciplinary NIAMS Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Promoting Research on COVID-19 and Rheumatic, Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
What: Supports research on the impact of COVID-19 as related to diseases and conditions within the NIAMS mission
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in COVID-19 and arthritis and musculoskeletal and skin diseases
Award: Dependent upon FOA you apply through    
Deadline: Running from Feb. 5, 2023 through Jan. 8, 2024 

MultidisciplinaryPfizer Knowledge Gaps in Managing High-Risk Patients and COVID-19
What: Supports educational programs for both physicians and advanced practice providers that address knowledge gaps in identifying patients with high-risk conditions for developing severe COVID-19 outcomes, including hospitalization or death
Who should apply: Healthcare providers with a research interest in high-risk patients and COVID outcomes
Award: Up to $200,000/up to one year    
Deadline: Feb. 18, 2023, 8:59 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary  Multiple NIH Organizations Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Research Supplements to Promote Data Science Workforce Diversity to Reveal Scientific Insights of COVID-19 Testing Technologies (Admin Supp Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What: Supplements to enhance the diversity of the data science workforce to address questions and scientific inquiry related to SARS-CoV-2 through existing data resources in the Rapid Acceleration of Diagnostics Data Hub (RADx Data Hub), including and in conjunction with other data resources
Who should apply: PIs with existing RADx parent projects
Award: Up to $150,000/up to one year    
Deadline: Feb. 20, 2023, 5 p.m. PT 

Multidisciplinary ‖ Multiple NIH Organizations Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Advance Data Science Approaches Through Secondary Data Analysis to Reveal Scientific Insights of COVID-19 Testing Technologies (R21)
What: Supplements to support secondary data analysis to address questions and advance scientific inquiry related to SARS-CoV-2 through the existing data resources in the Rapid Acceleration of Diagnostics Data Hub (RADx DataHub), including and in conjunction with other data resources
Who should apply: PIs interested in the Rapid Acceleration of Diagnostics Data Hub
Award: Up to $275,000/up to two years    
Deadline: May 31, 2023, 5 p.m. PT

NIH Federal Opportunities

This week the NIH released funding opportunities concerning human development, HIV, and nonhuman primate research. We’ve highlighted some opportunities of potential interest below.

Multidisciplinary NIAID Physician-Scientist Pathway to Independence Award (K99/R00 Clinical Trial Required) and (K99/R00 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What: Provides independent NIAID research support during this transition to help awardees launch competitive, independent research careers in biomedical fields and thereby help to address the national physician-scientist workforce shortage
Who should apply: Candidates for the award must have a clinical doctorate degree who devote the majority of their time to biomedical research; extensive eligibility info in both FOAs, so be sure to review
Award: Salary and other program-related expenses/up to four years    
Deadline: Feb. 12, 2023, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations Planning for the TMD Collaborative for IMproving PAtient-Centered Translational Research (TMD IMPACT) (R34 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
What: Supports planning grant applications that conceptualize the design and implementation of a future national, interdisciplinary, patient-centered research collaborative that will advance temporomandibular disorders basic and clinical research, research training, and translation to evidence-based treatments and improved clinical care
Who should apply: Anyone with a research interest in temporomandibular disorders
Award: Up to $200,000/up to one year  
Deadline: LOI due: March 14, 2023 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: April 14, 2023, 5 p.m. PT

Administrative Supplements

CancerNCI Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Administrative Supplement to Support Global Cancer Stigma Research

MultidisciplinaryNHLBI Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Administrative Supplements to Support Programs for Inclusion and Diversity Among Individuals Engaged in Health-Related Research (PRIDE) Small Research Projects (SRPs)

Requests for Information

CancerNCI Request for Information (RFI): Cancer Therapeutic Clinical Trials in Low- and Middle-Income Countries

Private Opportunities

CardiologyAmerican Heart Association Assessing Race in Clinical Research Models
What: Supports the study of risk prediction models and algorithms in the field of cardiovascular and stroke science that have been adjusted for race, and reevaluating based on potential downstream inequities in disease outcomes and treatments
Who should apply:
Early-trainees such as pre-docs, post-docs, and fellows
Award: Up to $50,000/one year
Deadline: Pre-proposal due: Jan. 23, 2023; Full proposal due: March 6, 2023

CardiologyAmerican Heart Association Migraine as a Risk Factor for Stroke and Cardiovascular Disease
What: Supports the use of large currently available databases with information on migraine and cardiovascular disease in combination with data science approaches to assess migraine as a risk factor for cardiac disease and stroke
Who should apply:
Projects can include collaborators from multiple areas of expertise; however, the project proposal must be submitted by a project lead representing an academic or non-profit organization based in the United States
Award: Up to $300,000/two years
Deadline: Pre-proposal due: Jan. 23, 2023; Full proposal due: March 6, 2023

NeuroscienceAlzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation Treat FTD Fund
What: Supports early-stage frontotemporal dementia clinical trials that will build on emerging scientific understanding of biological mechanisms underlying FTD, stimulate the field to develop new therapies for FTD disorders, and advance the development, validation, and adoption of informative biomarkers 
Who should apply:
Anyone with a research interest in frontotemporal dementia
Award: Up to $5 million/not specified
Deadline: LOI due: Jan. 27, 2023; Applications due: March 17, 2023
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Multidisciplinary American Psychological Foundation Alice F. Chang Cancer Wellness Grant
What: Supports research and research-based projects to improve the lives of cancer patients and/or cancer survivors through psychology
Who should apply:
Graduate students enrolled in accredited master’s or doctoral programs; applicants from Arizona and New Mexico encouraged to apply
Award: Up to $11,000/not specified
Deadline: Feb. 1, 2023

Ophthalmology Foundation Fighting Blindness Career Development Program
What: Supports  junior clinical research scientists in their endeavors to cure retinal degenerative disease by facilitating advances in laboratory and clinical research, elucidating the mechanism for the cause and pathogenesis of retinal degenerative diseases, and developing innovative strategies to prevent, treat, and cure these diseases
Who should apply:
Clinician-scientists with an MD, DO, OD, or recognized equivalent foreign degree who are in their first, second, or third year of a junior faculty appointment
Award: Up to $375,000/five years
Deadline: Feb. 1, 2023

CancerJane Coffin Childs Memorial Fund for Medical Research Postdoctoral Fellowship
What: Supports postdoctoral scientists conducting basic cancer-related research
Who should apply:
Investigators who have no more than eighteen months of postdoctoral research experience, whose PhD degree was not conferred more than twenty-four months prior and whose MD was not conferred more than three years before the deadline; further eligibility info on website
Award: Up to $177,000/up to three years
Deadline: Feb. 1, 2023, 9 a.m. PT

HIV/AIDS PATH MATRIX Technology Accelerator Domain 1
What: Supports research for the development of new HIV prevention drugs and strategies, multipurpose prevention technologies, and technologies that enable HIV prevention strategy development and have the potential to strengthen capacity in targeted countries
Who should apply:
Established researchers, research consortia, students, postdoctoral fellows, and new investigators establishing laboratories and/or seeking tenure from the United States, Kenya, South Africa, and Zimbabwe
Award: Up to $150,000/up to 18 months
Deadline: LOI due: Feb. 1, 2023, 8 a.m. PT; Full proposal due: March 3, 2023, 8 a.m. PT 

Cancer Pfizer Relapsed/Refractory Multiple Myeloma
What: Supports research focused on increasing healthcare professional understanding of BCMA-directed therapies (BCMAxCD3 bi-specifics; BCMA-ADC; BCMA – CAR-T cells) in relapsed/refractory multiple myeloma
Who should apply: Hematologists/Oncologists and other healthcare professionals involved in the care of people with multiple myeloma
Award: Up to $250,000/up to two years    
Deadline: Feb. 1, 2023 for urgent proposals that include symposia held at fast-approaching congresses, or March 1, 2023 for all other proposals, 8:59 p.m. PT

CancerSarcoma Foundation of America 2023 Research Grants
What: Supports pre-clinical, translational and clinical research on the etiology, molecular biology, pathogenesis, diagnosis and treatment of human sarcomas
Who should apply:
Applicants must be an MD, DO, PhD, or international equivalent with the skills, knowledge, and resources necessary to carry out the proposed sarcoma research
Award: Up to $50,000/up to one year
Deadline: Feb. 1, 2023, 2 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryMotorola Solutions Foundation Grants
What: Supports organizations prioritizing underrepresented and underserved populations within three focus areas: technology and engineering education, first responder programming, and blended first responder and technology/engineering education programs
Who should apply:
Organizations that meet the above criteria; the foundation prioritizes programs in the Baltimore area, Boston, Chicagoland, the Dallas area, Salt Lake City, South Florida, Southern California, Vancouver, British Columbia, and Westminster, Colorado
Award: Up to $50,000/not specified
Deadline: Feb. 2, 2023

Nursing National League for Nursing Nursing Education Research Grants
What: Supports research with the potential to contribute to the development of the science of nursing education
Who should apply:
PIs who are National League for Nursing members either individually or through their school
Award: Up to $30,000/up to two years
Deadline: Feb. 2, 2023

MultidisciplinaryGlobal Learning for Health Equity at the University of Maryland, Baltimore Network Planning Grants
What: Supports planning grants to help community-based organizations and health equity advocates learn about creative approaches, initiatives, or policies from countries around the world that can inform their efforts to advance health equity in the U.S.
Who should apply:
Community based organizations, public health departments, academic programs, and other groups
Award: Up to $50,000/not specified
Deadline: Feb. 2, 2023

NeuroscienceAlzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation Therapeutics Funding Programs
What: Supports research that advances therapeutic and biomarker development for Alzheimer’s and related dementias through four mechanisms including drug development, prevention, and neuroimaging and CSF biomarkers
Who should apply:
Anyone with a research interest in Alzheimer’s and related dementia drug development
Award: Between $600,000 and $5 million/between one and multiple years
Deadline: LOI due: Feb. 3, 2023, 2 p.m. PT; Applications due: April 7, 2023, 2 p.m. PT
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Multidisciplinary Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute Implementation Funding
What: Funding for patient-centered outcomes research through three different opportunities studying these topics: findings from PCORI’s research investments, shared decision making in practice settings, and a limited competition for phased or standard or projects
Who should apply: Dependent upon funding opportunity
Award: Between $500,000 and $21 million/between two and six years
Deadline: LOI due: Feb. 7, 2023, 2 p.m. PT; Full application due: May 2, 2023, 2 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryPatient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute Research Funding
What: Funding for patient-centered outcomes research through six different opportunities in these areas: adolescent alcohol use; improving maternal outcomes by addressing health conditions and social determinants of health; delirium in older adults; science of engagement; broad pragmatic studies; and methods for conducting patient-centered outcomes research
Who should apply: Dependent upon funding opportunity
Award: Between $300,000 and $3 million/between three and five years
Deadline: LOI due: Feb. 7, 2023, 2 p.m. PT; Full application due: May 2, 2023, 2 p.m. PT

Infectious Disease Global Institute for Disease Elimination Falcon Awards for Disease Elimination: The Climate Edit
What: Supports research regarding the intersection of disease elimination and climate and contribute to local understanding of climate and health issues
Who should apply:
Among other organization types, national or regional academic or research institutions with demonstrated experience relevant to the intersection of infectious disease and climate change
Award: Up to $50,000/up to six months
Deadline: Feb. 12, 2023

Nephrology National Kidney Foundation Young Investigator Research Grant
What: Supports clinical research studies that address important issues for patients with kidney disease and are patient-oriented
Who should apply:
Full-time faculty and staff scientists within the first four years of their initial appointment who have completed training in nephrology prior to the start of the grant
Award: Up to $35,000/one year
Deadline: Feb. 13, 2023 

Psychology American Psychological Foundation Dr. Christine Blasey-Ford Grant
What: Supports research focused on the understanding, prevention and treatment of the consequences of exposure to traumatic events such as sexual assault, sexual harassment and rape
Who should apply:
Graduate students and early-career psychologists (who are at the doctoral level and no more than 10 years postdoctoral) who have a demonstrated knowledge of trauma and trauma research
Award: Up to $1,900/not specified
Deadline: Feb. 15, 2022

Psychology American Psychological Foundation Trauma Psychology Grant
What: Supports innovative work aimed at alleviating trauma
Who should apply:
Early-career psychologists at the doctoral level who are no more than 10 years postdoctoral
Award: Up to $3,200/not specified
Deadline: Feb. 15, 2023

Surgery American Society of Transplant Surgeons Research Grants
What: Six research grants supporting transplantation research through mechanisms such as faculty development grants, collaborative scientist grants, and student mentor grants
Who should apply:
Dependent upon funding mechanism
Award: Between $5,000 and $100,000/between one and two years
Deadline: Feb. 15, 2023 

MultidisciplinaryNATA Research & Education Foundation Research Grant Programs
What: Supports research in topic areas relevant to athletic training through professional, doctoral student, and masters student programs
Who should apply:
Dependent upon program
Award: Between $1,000 and $50,000/between one and three years
Deadline: Feb. 15, 2023

Neuroscience New York Stem Cell Foundation NYSCF – Robertson Stem Cell Investigator Awards
What: Supports highly innovative, emerging scientists whose pioneering approaches can transform the field of stem cell research and advance the understanding and use of stem cells in developing treatments for human disease
Who should apply:
Early-career investigators who will be within six years of starting a faculty or comparable position on June 1, 2023; additional eligibility info in program announcement
Award: Up to $1.5 million/up to five years
Deadline: Feb. 15, 2023, 2 p.m. PT
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

CardiologyAmerican Heart Association Transformational Project Award
What: Supports projects that build on work in progress that could ultimately lead to critical discoveries or major advancements that will accelerate the field of cardiovascular and/or cerebrovascular research
Who should apply:
Applicants must have a faculty/staff position above the rank of trainee/postdoctoral fellow at a qualified institution and must demonstrate that adequate time will be devoted to ensuring the successful completion of the proposed project
Award: Up to $300,000/three years
Deadline: Feb. 16, 2023

MultidisciplinaryHuman Animal Bond Research Institute Addressing Evidence-Based Health Benefits of Human-Animal Interaction
What: Supports research on the health outcomes of pet ownership and/or animal-assisted activity or therapy, both for people and the animals involved
Who should apply:
Anyone with a research interest in the health benefits of human-animal interaction
Award: Up to $45,000/approximately 20 months
Deadline: Feb. 16, 2023, 8:59 p.m. PT

Orthopedics Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation Open Funding Opportunities
What: Four research grants supporting orthopedic research through mechanisms such as a musculoskeletal injuries grant, knee osteoarthritis grant, and pain management research grant 
Who should apply:
Dependent upon funding mechanism
Award: Between $50,000 and $1.5 million/between one and two years
Deadline: Feb. 21 or 28, 2023, 9 a.m. PT

Audiology Hearing Health Foundation Emerging Research Grants
What: Supports research on a variety of hearing-related topics such as age-related hearing loss, auditory and vestibular implants, hearing aids and more
Who should apply:
Faculty, postdoctoral fellows and clinical/research fellows studying hearing as well as current medical residents in otolaryngology
Award: Up to $50,000/up to one year
Deadline: Feb. 25, 2022

Gastroenterology Pfizer Advances in the Management of Ulcerative Colitis (UC)
What: Supports education for healthcare professionals involved in diagnosis, treatment, and management of patients with ulcerative colitis
Who should apply: Gastroenterologists, internal medicine specialists, primary care physicians, nurses and other health care professionals
Award: Up to $250,000/up to 18 months    
Deadline: March 1, 2023, 8:59 p.m. PT

NeuroscienceCystic Fibrosis Foundation March Grants
What: Seven research grants supporting cystic fibrosis research through mechanisms such as health equity grants, multiple principal investigator clinical grants, and clinical pilot and feasibility grants
Who should apply:
Dependent upon funding mechanism
Award: Between $124,000 and $1 million/between two and four years
Deadline: Deadlines start March 7 and run through March 29, 2023

Gastroenterology Pfizer Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) Fellowship
What: Supports fellowship programs at institutions with clinical training programs in regions where there are continued workforce challenges and that have a strong focus on clinical practice, research, and education to further the understanding of IBD
Who should apply: Institutions with fellowship programs that include independent research and a strong mentoring program
Award: Up to $80,000/up to one year    
Deadline: March 7, 2023, 8:59 p.m. PT

Neuroscience Simons Foundation (SFARI) Neuroscience Collaborations Vision Statements Call
What: Call for vision statements to identify new, emerging breakthrough areas of neuroscience that are poised for high-impact funding by the Simons Foundation
Who should apply: Investigators must hold a PhD, MD, or equivalent degree and have a faculty position or the equivalent at a college, university, medical school or other research facility and have independent research space at their institution
Award: Up to $60 million/up to 10 years    
Deadline: March 8, 2023, 9 a.m. PT
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

MultidisciplinaryRobert Wood Johnson Foundation Health Policy Research Scholars
What: National leadership development program for full-time doctoral students who want to improve health, well-being, and equity; challenge long-standing, entrenched systems; exhibit new ways of working; and collaborate across disciplines and sectors
Who should apply:
Full-time, second-year doctoral students who are from populations underrepresented in specific doctoral disciplines and/or historically marginalized backgrounds; additional eligibility info in program announcement
Award: Up to $120,000/up to four years
Deadline: March 15, 2023, noon PT
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Cardiology American Heart Association Second Century Early Faculty Independence Award
What: Supports promising cardiology investigators in the early years of their first professional appointment as they address one of several possible areas of critical, emerging priority such as technology-driven health care and diagnostics, emerging therapeutics, environmental impacts on health
Who should apply:
Applicants can be up to and including assistant professor or equivalent and postdoctoral fellows are eligible to apply but must have attained a faculty appointment by the time of award activation (July 1, 2023); more eligibility info in program announcement
Award: Up to $300,000/three years
Deadline: Pre-proposal due: April 4, 2023; Full proposal due: May 9, 2023                                               

Previously Published Opportunities

Federal 

January 2023

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations Biomedical Knowledgebase (U24 – Clinical Trials Not Allowed) Deadline: Jan. 25, 2023, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryNHLBI Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Basic and Translational Research on Circadian Regulation of Heart, Lung, Blood, and Sleep Disorders (R01) Deadline: Rolling starting Jan. 25, 2023 through Jan. 7, 2028

MultidisciplinaryNCI and NIDCR AHEAD (Advancing Head and Neck Cancer Early Detection Research) (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Application due: Jan. 27, 2023, 5 p.m. PT

February 2023

Substance Use  NCCIH, NIAAA and NIDA HEAL Initiative: Rapidly Assessing the Public Health Impact of Emerging Opioid Threats (UG1 – Clinical Trial Optional) Application due: Feb. 2, 2023, 5 p.m. PT

Substance Use NIDA Functional Validation and/or Characterization of Genes or Variants Implicated in Substance Use Disorders (R21/R33 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: Feb. 2, 2023 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 2, 2023, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryNSF Science and Technology Studies (STS) Deadline: Feb. 2, 2023, 5 p.m. PT

Substance Use  NCCIH, NIAAA and NIDA HEAL Initiative: Development and validation of virtual assessments to study children and caregivers in their natural environment (R01- Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Application due: Feb. 3, 2023, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryNIH Common Fund Pilot Projects Enhancing Utility and Usage of Common Fund Data Sets (R03 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: Feb. 3, 2023, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations Engineering Next-Generation Human Nervous System Microphysiological Systems (R01 Clinical Trials Not Allowed) Deadline: Feb. 5, 2023, 5 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary  Multiple NIH Organizations Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Firearm Injury and Mortality Prevention Research Deadline: Running from Feb. 5, 2023 through Feb. 5, 2026

MultidisciplinaryNHLBI Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Advancing Research in Lipoprotein(a) and Cardiovascular Disease (R01 Clinical Trials Allowed) and (R01 No Clinical Trials Allowed) Deadline: Rolling from Feb. 5, 2023 through Jan. 7, 2026

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Implementation Science to Advance Maternal Health and Maternal Health Equity for the IMPROVE initiative Deadline: Rolling starting Feb. 6, 2023 through May 8, 2025

Multidisciplinary  Multiple NIH Organizations Implementation Research on Noncommunicable Disease Risk Factors among Low- and Middle-Income Country and Tribal Populations Living in City Environments (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) and (R61/R33 Clinical Trial Required) Deadline: LOI due: Feb. 9, 2023 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 9, 2023, 5 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary  NIDDK Toward ElucidAting MechanismS of HIV Pathogenesis within the Mission of the NIDDK (Pathogenesis TEAMS) (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Feb. 15, 2023 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 15, 2023, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryNEI, NIA, and NIBIB Trailblazer Award for New and Early Stage Investigators (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) Deadline: Feb. 16, 2023, 5 p.m. PT

MultidisciplinaryNICHD, NIDCR, and NCI Small Research Grants for Analyses of Gabriella Miller Kids First Pediatric Research Data (R03 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Deadline: Feb. 16, 2023, 5 p.m. PT

Mental Health NIMH Bidirectional Influences Between Adolescent Social Media Use and Mental Health (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: Feb. 24, 2023 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: March 24, 2023, 5 p.m. PT

March 2023

Aging NIA Multi-site Clinical Trial Implementation Grant (R01 Clinical Trial Required) Deadline: March 7, 2023, 5 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary  Multiple NIH Organizations Short Courses on Innovative Methodologies and Approaches in the Behavioral and Social Sciences (R25 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed) LOI due: March 17, 2023 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: April 17, 2023, 5 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary  Multiple NIH Organizations Development of Animal Models and Related Biological Materials for Down Syndrome Research (R21 Clinical Trials Not Allowed) Deadline: March 20, 2023, 5 p.m. PT

April 2023

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations Catalyst Award for Early-Stage Investigators (ESIs) Pursuing Research on HIV Comorbidities, Coinfections, and Complications (DP1- Clinical Trial Optional) LOI due: April 1, 2023 (LOI not required but highly encouraged); Application due: May 1, 2023, 5 p.m. PT

May 2023

Infectious Disease NIAID Investigator Initiated Program Project Applications (P01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) AIDS application due: May 7, 2023, 5 p.m. PT

June 2023

MultidisciplinaryNICHD and ORWH Multisite Clinical Research: Leveraging Network Infrastructure to Advance Research for Women, Children, Pregnant and Lactating Individuals, and Persons with Disabilities (U01 Clinical Trial Optional) Deadline: June 5, 2023, 5 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary Multiple NIH Organizations Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): BRAIN Initiative: Notice of Support for Research on Interoception Circuits Deadline: Rolling starting June 15, 2023 through Oct. 3, 2024

September 2023

MultidisciplinaryMultiple NIH Organizations Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Advancing the Science of Geriatric Palliative Care Deadline: Rolling through Sept. 8, 2023

Open

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

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

MultidisciplinaryDoD Defense Medical Research and Development Program Battlefield Wound Management and Infection Research (BWMIR) Award Deadline: Not announced yet; will be posted here again when deadline is announced

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

MultidisciplinaryDoD Tuberous Sclerosis Complex Research Program Awards Deadline: Not announced yet; will be posted here again when deadline is announced

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

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

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

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

Biology NSF Biophotonics Applications accepted anytime

Biology NSF Cellular and Biochemical Engineering Applications accepted anytime

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Private 

January 2023

Neuroscience Alzheimer’s Association Zenith Fellows Awards Pre-proposal due: Jan. 20, 2023, 2 p.m. PT; Application due: April 19, 2023, 2 p.m. PT

Cancer American Association for Cancer Research AACR-Lobular Breast Cancer Alliance Invasive Lobular Carcinoma Research Fellowship LOI due: Jan. 20, 2023, 10 a.m. PT; Full proposal due: April 21, 2023, 10 a.m. PT

Rheumatology  Arthritis National Research Foundation Research Grants Deadline: Jan. 20, 2023

Emergency Medicine  Emergency Medicine Foundation Research Grants Deadline: Jan. 20, 2023, 3 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary  JA Community Foundation Spring Grants LOI due: Jan. 20, 2023; Full proposal due: March 6, 2023

Pediatrics  American Academy of Pediatrics CATCH Planning, Implementation, and Resident Grants Deadline: Jan. 23, 2023

Cardiology American Heart Association Health Equity Research Network (HERN) on Improving Access to Care
and other Health Inequities in Rural America
Pre-proposal due: Jan. 26, 2023; Full proposal due: April 4, 2023, 1 p.m. PT

Genetics American Society of Gene + Cell Therapy and Pfizer Gene and Gene-modified Cell Therapies Medical Education Deadline: Jan. 30, 2023

Spinal Cord Injury Craig H. Neilsen Foundation Creating Opportunity & Independence LOI due: Jan. 30, 2023, 2 p.m. PT; Full proposal due: April 21, 2023, 2 p.m. PT

Psychology American Psychological Foundation Div. 37 Diane J. Willis Early Career Award Deadline: Jan. 31, 2023

MultidisciplinaryHerb Society of America Research Grants Deadline: Jan. 31, 2023

Neuroscience Parkinson’s Foundation Community Grants Deadline: Jan. 31, 2023

February 2023

Multidisciplinary  PhRMA Foundation Health Outcomes Research and Translational Medicine Grants Deadline: Feb. 1, 2023, 9 a.m. PT

Neuroscience Ruth K. Broad Biomedical Research Foundation Extramural Awards Deadline: Feb. 1, 2023

Mobile Health Harvard Medical School’s Mobile Health Map and the Mobile Healthcare Association Mobile Health Innovation Collaborative Deadline: Feb. 10, 2023

CancerProstate Cancer Foundation Young Investigator Awards LOI due: Feb. 10, 2023; Full proposal due: April 24, 2023, noon PT
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Endocrinology Pfizer 2023 Growth Hormone Research Deadline: Feb. 13, 2023, 8:59 p.m. PT

Multidisciplinary Danone North America Gut Microbiome, Yogurt and Probiotics Fellowship Grant Deadline: Feb. 14, 2023

Neuroscience  Klingenstein Philanthropies Klingenstein-Simons Neuroscience Fellowship Deadline: Feb. 15, 2023, 8:59 p.m. PT

NeuroscienceCystic Fibrosis Foundation Clinical Fellowship Awards Deadline: Third, Fourth, and Fifth Year Fellowships due Feb. 16, 2023, 2 p.m. PT; First and Second Year Fellowships due March 1, 2023, 2 p.m. PT

NeuroscienceCystic Fibrosis Foundation Harry Shwachman Clinical Investigator Award Deadline: Feb. 16, 2023, 2 p.m. PT

Neuroscience Cystic Fibrosis Foundation LeRoy Matthews Physician-Scientist Award Deadline: Feb. 16, 2023, 2 p.m. PT

Cardiology National Medical Association and Pfizer Quality Improvement Initiatives to Address Healthcare Barriers for Cardiac Amyloidosis Deadline: Feb. 16, 2023

Hematology Pfizer Global Hemophilia Grant – Equity in Therapeutic Patient Education Deadline: Feb. 16, 2023, 8:59 p.m. PT

Neuroscience Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative (SFARI) Bridge to Independence Award Deadline: Feb. 16, 2023, 2 p.m. PT
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Cancer  Gabrielle’s Angel Foundation and Mark Foundation Collaborative Grant Award Deadline: Send LOIs by Feb. 17, 2023 to grants@gabriellesangels.org
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Cancer Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation Pediatric Oncology Student Training Program Deadline: Feb. 21, 2023, 5 p.m. PT

March 2023

Cardiology  Abbott Professional Medical Education and Fellowship Grants Deadline: March 1, 2023

Multidisciplinary  Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator Program Deadline: March 21, 2023

April 2023

Nursing CNA Free Training Resources Scholarship Deadline: April 2, 2023

Cancer  HESI THRIVE Research Grant Program LOI due: April 10, 2023; Application due: May 22, 2023

MultidisciplinaryBurroughs Wellcome Fund Climate Change and Human Health Seed Grants Deadline: Rolling through August 30, 2023; most current deadline is April 12, 2023, 1 p.m. PT
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

Cancer Gilead’s Research Scholars Program: Solid Tumors Deadline: April 23, 2023, 11:59 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
This organization is on the President’s List; submit a notice of intent form before applying

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

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

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

Audiology  soQuiet Student Research Grants for Misophonia Deadline: Rolling

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