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Arthritis National Research Foundation – Grant Opportunities in Arthritis, Rheumatology and Autoimmune Diseases

Purpose: Applicants must be newer M.D. and/or Ph.D. applicants at early stages in their career. (equivalent to assistant professor/instructor/senior post-docs). Background: Applicants may request up to $100,000 in direct costs…

NIH/NSF – Smart Health and Biomedical Research in the Era of Artificial Intelligence and Advanced Data Science

Purpose The National Science Foundation (NSF) and the National Institutes of Health (NIH) have released an interagency solicitation on “Smart Health and Biomedical Research in the Era of Artificial Intelligence…

NIH – Research Supplements to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research (Admin Supp – Clinical Trial Not Allowed)

Purpose: The National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention hereby notify Program Director(s)/Principal Investigator(s) (PD(s)/PI(s)) holding specific types of research grants  that funds are…

NIH – Multi-Site Studies for System-Level Implementation of Substance Use Prevention and Treatment Services (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)

Purpose: The purpose of this FOA is to support the development and testing of implementation strategies to achieve system-level adoption of evidence-based interventions, guidelines, or practices to improve the delivery,…

NIH – Strengthening HIV Prevention Efforts for Women in the Southern U.S. (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)

Purpose: This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) invites applications for Research Project Grants (R01) that will increase the use of HIV prevention strategies among women in the southern U.S. by elucidating…

NIH – Service-Ready Tools for Identification, Prevention, and Treatment of Individuals at Risk for Suicide (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)

Purpose: NIMH seeks applications for research projects to evaluate the effectiveness of service-ready tools and technologies that can be used to advance training, quality monitoring, and quality improvement efforts and…

NIH – Treatments for Lewy Body Dementias–Exploratory Clinical Trial (U01 Clinical Trial Required)

Purpose: This Funding Opportunity Announcement invites applications from investigators seeking to conduct exploratory clinical trials designed to test new treatments for patients with Lewy Body Dementia (LBD). Applicants may propose…

Kidney X – Artificial Kidney Prize

Purpose: The Kidney Innovation Accelerator (KidneyX) is a public-private partnership between the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and the American Society of Nephrology (ASN). By accelerating innovation…

NIH – Collaborative Approaches to Engineer Biology for Cancer Applications (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)

Purpose: This funding opportunity announcement (FOA) invites applications to develop and apply innovative synthetic biology approaches to address challenges across the spectrum of cancer research. Projects will be required to…

Melanoma Research Alliance (MRA)

Purpose: The 2020 – 2021 award cycle is anticipated to support at least $7.6 million in new funding. Proposals will be accepted for Established Investigator, Academic-Industry Partnership, Young Investigator, and…

Alpha Phi – Heart to Heart Grant

As a women’s organization, Alpha Phi Foundation places special emphasis on women’s heart health. In 1993, Alpha Phi Foundation designed an annual grant—the Heart to Heart Grant—to encourage research and…

NIH – From Genomic ­Association to Causation: A Convergent Neuroscience Approach for Integrating Levels of Analysis to Delineate Brain Function in Neuropsychiatric Disorders (U19 Clinical Trial Optional)

Purpose: This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) supports research to understand causal linkages across different scales (e.g., molecular, cellular, circuit, behavioral, clinical) relevant to neuropsychiatric disorders. The Convergent Neuroscience (CN) program…

NIH – Utilizing In Vitro Functional Genomics Advances for Gene-Environment (G x E) Discovery and Validation (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)

Purpose: The purpose of this funding opportunity is to solicit applications that fully integrate recent innovative advances of in vitro functional genomics tools/technologies and approaches for environmental health and toxicology research. The overall…

NIH – Integrative Neuroscience Initiative on Alcoholism (INIA) Consortia (U01 Clinical Trial Optional)

Purpose: The National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) seeks to continue the Integrative Neuroscience Initiative on Alcoholism (INIA), a translational, multidisciplinary, collaborative research effort studying brain mechanisms of…

Milken Institute – Misophonia Research Fund

Purpose: We are enthusiastic to share the Request for Proposals to initiate the next funding cycle. The RFP is published on the Milken Institute website, and we have developed a…

NIH – Health Services Research on Minority Health and Health Disparities (R01- Clinical Trial Optional)

Purpose: The purpose of this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is to encourage innovative health services research that can directly and demonstrably contribute to the improvement of minority health and/or the…

Aligning Science Across Parkinson’s (ASAP) – ASAP Collaborative Research Network

Purpose: To support international, multidisciplinary, multi-institutional research teams to address key knowledge gaps in the basic disease mechanisms that contribute to PD development and progression. Applications that focus primarily on…

NIH – HEAL Initiative: Non-addictive Analgesic Therapeutics Development [Small Molecules and Biologics] to Treat Pain (UG3/UH3 Clinical Trial Optional)

Purpose: The purpose of this funding opportunity announcement (FOA) is to support preclinical optimization and development of safe, effective, and non-addictive small molecule and biologic therapeutics to treat pain. The…

NIH – Social and Behavioral Intervention Research to Address Modifiable Risk Factors for Cancer in Rural Populations (R01 Clinical Trial Required)

Purpose: The purpose of this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is to solicit applications to develop, adapt, and test individual-, community- or multilevel interventions to address modifiable risk factors for cancer…

DORIS DUKE CHARITABLE FOUNDATION (DDCF) – CLINICAL SCIENTIST DEVELOPMENT AWARD

Purpose: Physician scientists pursuing research careers face challenges that are particular to their dual roles as researchers and health care providers. The purpose of the Doris Duke Clinical Scientist Development…

American Diabetes Association – PostDoc Fellow Research

Purpose: The American Diabetes Association (ADA), through support provided by Pfizer, Inc., is now requesting applications for postdoctoral fellows proposing basic, clinical and translational research focused on cardiovascular disease in…

NIH – Translational Research in Maternal and Pediatric Pharmacology and Therapeutics (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)

Purpose: The purpose of this funding opportunity announcement (FOA) is to encourage applications that will perform basic, translational and clinical research to (1) advance the understanding of underlying mechanisms of…

NIH – Advanced Laboratories for Accelerating the Reach and Impact of Treatments for Youth and Adults with Mental Illness (ALACRITY) Research Centers (P50 Clinical Trial Optional)

Purpose: This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) invites applications for centers to support transdisciplinary teams of clinical and mental health services researchers, behavioral scientists, social scientists, health information and communications technologists,…

NIH – Institutional Research and Academic Career Development Awards (IRACDA) (K12 – Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed)

Purpose: The Institutional Research and Academic Career Development Award (IRACDA) Program provides support for a mentored postdoctoral research experience at a research-intensive institution combined with an opportunity to develop critical…

NIH – NIH Blueprint for Neuroscience Research: Functional Neural Circuits of Interoception (R01, Clinical Trial Not Allowed)

Purpose: The NIH Blueprint for Neuroscience Research is a collaborative framework through which 14 NIH Institutes, Centers and Offices jointly support neuroscience related research, with the aim of accelerating discoveries…