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DOD (MTEC) – National Emergency Telecritical Care Network (NETCCN) Project

Purpose: The Medical Technology Enterprise Consortium (MTEC) is excited to post this pre-announcement for a Request for Project Proposals (RPP) to rapidly develop and deploy the National Emergency Telecritical Care…

AHRQ – Revision Supplements to Existing AHRQ Grants and Cooperative Agreements to Address Health System Responsiveness to COVID-19

Purpose: AHRQ intends to publish a new funding notice allowing requests for urgent revision supplements to existing AHRQ grants and cooperative agreements to address health system responsiveness to COVID-19. AHRQ…

AHRQ – New Funding Opportunity Announcement to Support Novel, High-Impact Studies Evaluating Health System and Healthcare Professional Responsiveness to COVID-19

Purpose: AHRQ intends to publish a new funding opportunity announcement using the R01 mechanism to support novel, high-impact studies evaluating health system and healthcare professional responsiveness to COVID-19.  This Notice…

NIH – Emergency Competitive Revision to Existing NIH Awards (Emergency Supplement – Clinical Trial Optional)

Purpose: The National Institutes of Health (NIH) hereby notify the applicant community that funds may be available for applications based on a presidentially declared disaster under the Stafford Act, a…

PCORI – Phased Large Awards for Comparative Effectiveness Research – Cycle 3 2020

Purpose This PCORI funding announcement invites applications for high-quality comparative effectiveness research (CER) projects that will examine a critical patient-centered research question that is also relevant to decision makers and…

DOD (MTEC) – Development of Treatments for COVID-19

Purpose: The goal of this RPP is to develop prototypes aimed to treat COVID-19 with the following focus area: Therapeutic(s) that can treat COVID-19. Treatments with potential application to the…

American Heart Association – Rapid Response Grant

Purpose: Coronavirus infection (coronavirus disease, COVID-19) shows no signs of abating soon. There is an urgent need to better understand the pathobiology and the clinical implications of the viral infection…

NIH – Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) Program Applications to Address 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Public Heath Need

Purpose: National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS) is issuing this Notice of Special Interest (NOSI) to highlight the urgent need for research on the 2019 novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). NCATS…

NIH – Research to Reduce Morbidity and Improve Care for Pediatric, and Adolescent and Young Adult (AYA) Cancer Survivors (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)

Purpose: Through this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA), the National Cancer Institute (NCI) invites applications describing research focused on improving care and health-related quality of life for childhood, and adolescent and…

NIH -Patient-oriented Research to Mitigate Health Disparities and Lessen the Burden of Chronic Diseases Within the Mission of NIDDK (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)

Purpose: This Funding Opportunity Announcement invites applications to conduct patient-oriented clinical research studies designed to develop strategies to mitigate health disparities in people with one or more chronic diseases or…

Vilcek Prize: Creative Promise in Biomedical Science

Purpose: The Vilcek Foundation will award three Creative Promise Prizes of $50,000 each to young foreign-born biomedical scientists who demonstrate outstanding early achievement. Eligible work may be in basic, applied,…

FDA – Incorporating cost effectiveness & societal outcomes into FDA opioids model (U01) Clinical Trials Not Allowed

PURPOSE: The purpose of this funding opportunity is to incorporate social outcomes (quality of life, untreated pain, etc.) and cost effectiveness into FDA’s existing model and policy analysis tool. Work…

DoD (MTEC) – COVID-19 Announcement

Purpose: The Medical Technology Enterprise Consortium (MTEC) is excited to post this announcement for a Request for Project Proposals (RPP) focused on quality management of biomanufacturing processes and/or development of…

DoD (MCDC) – COVID-19 Announcement (FINAL)

PURPOSE: The purpose of this special notice is to obtain information via White Papers from both MCDC members and other interested industry/academia partners in response to the novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)…

Notice of Special Interest (NOSI) regarding the Availability of Urgent Competitive Revisions for Research on the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)

Purpose: NIAID and NIGMS are issuing this Notice of Special Interest (NOSI) to highlight the urgent need for research on the 2019 novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV). NIAID is particularly interested in…

American Society of Clinical Oncology – Career Pathways Grants in Symptoms Management

Purpose: Conquer Cancer, the ASCO Foundation, and Rising Tide Foundation for Clinical Cancer Research (RTFCCR) have partnered to establish the Conquer Cancer – Rising Tide Foundation for Clinical Cancer Research…

Medical Technology Enterprise Consortium (MTEC) – Prototype Development

Purpose: The MOMRP has identified two focus areas for funding under this RPP. To meet the intent of this RPP, each proposal MUST specifically address only ONE of the two…

BRAIN Initiative: Standards to Define Experiments Related to the BRAIN Initiative (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)

Purpose: This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) solicits applications to develop standards that describe experimental protocols that are being conducted as part of the BRAIN Initiative. It is expected that applications…

DoD – Autism Research Opportunities (Various)

Purpose: The FY20 Defense Appropriation provides $15 million (M) to the Department of Defense Autism Research Program (ARP) to provide support for research of exceptional scientific merit and innovation with…

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation – Grand Challenges and Grand Challenges Explorations

Purpose: The Bill & Melinda Gates foundation is inviting grant proposals for the following Grand Challenges and Grand Challenges Explorations initiatives. The Grand Challenges family of initiatives fosters innovation to…

CDC – Research Grants to Prevent Firearm-Related Violence and Injuries (R01)

Purpose: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) National Center for Injury Prevention and Control (NCIPC, Injury Center) is soliciting investigator-initiated research to understand and prevent firearm-related injuries, deaths,…

NIH – Training Modules to Enhance the Rigor, Reproducibility and Responsible Conduct of Biomedical Data Science Research (R25 – Clinical Trial Not Allowed)

Purpose The NIH Research Education Program (R25) supports research education activities in the mission areas of the NIH.  The over-arching goal of this R25 program is to support educational activities that…

NIH – Alzheimer’s Disease Sequencing Project Functional Genomics Consortium (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)

Purpose This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) supports concerted efforts that take a multipronged, team-science strategy and apply high-throughput, genome-wide approaches to systematically discover and characterize functional genomic and epigenomic elements…

Harrington Discovery Institute – Harrington Scholar and Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Programs

Purpose and Background Harrington Discovery Institute (HDI) invites you to submit LOIs for the 2021 Harrington Scholar-Innovator Award or the 2020 ADDF-Harrington Scholar Award. The first grant supports all disease areas…

Cystic Fibrosis Foundation – Clinical Pilot and Feasibility Award

Purpose The intent of the Clinical Pilot and Feasibility Award is to enable investigators to collect sufficient preliminary data to determine the best strategies and methods for approaching a major…