V Foundation cancer research funding, internal deadline March 1

The V Foundation for Cancer Research - Translational Awards provide up to $200,000 per year for three years to fund projects that intend to develop novel, translational approaches to the prevention,...

FY2016 NIH numbers released

NIH recently released their annual web reports, success rates, and NIH Data Book for fiscal year 2016. In a February 3 blog post, NIH Deputy Director for Extramural Research, Michael Lauer,...

Apply for the Fulbright Scholar Program by Aug. 1

The Core Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Competition is now open. This program supports activities and projects that recognize and promote the critical relationship between educational exchange and...

NIH reports on R01 and R21 trends

NIH Deputy Director for Extramural Research Mike Lauer looks at funding trends and relationships for R01 and R21 mechanisms in a recent Open Mike blog post. In this follow-up to previous...

OHSU resources for finding funding

If you're a new investigator at OHSU or someone who's navigating the funding world for the first time, the Research Funding & Development team has resources to help you get started on identifying...

NINDS restructures funding support for postdocs

The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke will no longer participate in the Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Postdoctoral Fellowship (Parent...

Coming soon: MIRA funding for early-stage investigators

We first reported on the Maximizing Investigators’ Research Award (MIRA) for New and Early-Stage Investigators (R35) mechanism when it was introduced by the National Institute of General Medical...

Finding funding, simplified

The workload associated with administrative requirements on grants is ever increasing and well documented. Identifying the appropriate funding opportunities to apply for in the first place is an...

What to do with the new NIH review criteria

As you are likely well aware, new review criteria and application instructions concerning rigor and reproducibility for many NIH and AHRQ grants go into effect May 25th. As the deadline nears for the...