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Melanoma Research Alliance (MRA) – General RFP

Purpose: The Melanoma Research Alliance (MRA) announces a Request for Proposals (RFP) soliciting high-impact pre-clinical, translational, and early clinical research from scientists and clinicians around the world. The RFP calls…

DOD – Traumatic Brain Injury Drug Treatment (TBI DT) Request for Project Information

Purpose: The Medical Technology Enterprise Consortium (MTEC) is excited to post this announcement for a Request for Project Information (RPI) focused onTraumatic Brain Injury Drug Treatment (TBI DT) – to…

Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine – Nemmers Prize in Medical Science

Purpose: The 2020 Nemmers Prize is open to physician-scientists whose body of research exhibits outstanding achievement in their disciplines as demonstrated by works of lasting significance. Background: The Mechthild Esser…

Foundation for Opioid Response Efforts – Improving Access to Opioid Use Disorder Treatment and Recovery Services for Underserved Populations and Communities

Purpose: FORE will award grants to programs focused on removing barriers and improving access to and quality of MAT for the following (but not limited to) underserved populations: Rural communities;…

NIH – Microbiome and Aging: Impact on Health and Disease (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)

Purpose: This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) invites projects focused on defining the factors that influence microbiome composition and functional characteristics during aging, understanding how the aging microbiome relates to the…

NIH – Strategic Alliances for Medications Development to Treat Substance Use Disorders (R01Clinical Trial Optional)

Purpose: The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) is seeking research grant applications which propose the discovery and development of safe and effective medications for the treatment of Substance Use…

DOD – Vannevar Bush Faculty Fellowship

Purpose: The Department of Defense (DOD) released its fiscal year (FY) 2020 Vannevar Bush Faculty Fellowship (VBFF) funding opportunity announcement (FOA). The VBFF program is intended to attract and engage…

NIH – Notice of Intent to Publish a Funding Opportunity Announcement for Specialized Centers of Excellence on Environmental Health Disparities Research (P50)

Purpose The National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD), in partnership with the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), intends to publish a Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA)…

SAMHSA – Mental and Substance Use Disorder Practitioner Data

Purpose: The purpose of this program is to provide comprehensive data and analysis on individuals who comprise the prevention and treatment fields to address mental and substance use disorders. The…

NIH – Diversity Program Consortium Dissemination and Translation Awards (U01-Clinical Trial Not Allowed)

Purpose: This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) solicits applications from sites not currently part of the Common Fund Enhancing Diversity in the Biomedical Research Workforce initiative, also known as the Diversity Program…

NIH – Exploratory Alzheimer’s Disease Research Centers (P20 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)

Purpose: This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) invites applications to establish NIA Exploratory Alzheimer’s Disease Centers. NIA’s primary goal in offering this P20 funding opportunity is to incentivize innovative ideas and…

NIH – Brain Initiative: Research to Develop and Validate Advanced Human Cell-Based Assays To Model Brain Structure and Function (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)

Purpose: This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) encourages research grant applications directed toward developing next-generation human cell-derived assays that replicate complex nervous system architectures and physiology with improved fidelity over current…

Research Opportunities from the DOD Military Office of Medical Preparedness (MOM) Research Program

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NIH – Centers Without Walls for Collaborative Research in the Epilepsies: Functional Evaluation of Human Genetic Variants (U54 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)

Purpose: The purpose of this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is to encourage cooperative agreement (U54) applications from multi-disciplinary groups of investigators to accelerate the rate of progress in determining the…

NIH – PrEP for HIV Prevention among Substance Using Populations (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)

Purpose: NIDA is interested in research that addresses research gaps related to PrEP and its use among substance users, with the goals of improving PrEP management and implementation. Current US…

NIH -Digital Health Technologies to Address the Social Determinants of Health in context of Substance Use Disorders (SUD) (Clinical Trial Optional)

Purpose The purpose of this Funding Opportunity Announcement is to solicit the research applications for commercializable, digital health-based products that aim at positively affecting the fundamental social and environmental conditions…

Department of Defense – Lupus Research Program, FY19

The Department of Defense (DoD) has announced its FY19 Lupus Research Program (LRP).  Detailed descriptions of the following funding opportunities can be found at https://cdmrp.army.mil/funding/lrp.aspx: Concept Award Impact Award For…

Department of Defense – Breast Cancer Research Program, FY19 – additional opportunities released May 2019

The Department of Defense  has announced three additional funding opportunities for its FY19 Breast Cancer Research Program (BCRP) being managed by the office of Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP). …

Department of Defense – Prostate Cancer Research Program, FY19

The Department of Defense has announced its FY19 Prostate Cancer Research Program (PCRP) managed by the office of Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP). The following funding opportunities are available…

Department of Defense – Multiple Sclerosis Research Program, FY19

The Department of Defense (DOD) has announced its FY19 Multiple Sclerosis Research Program (MSRP) being managed by the office of Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP). The following funding opportunities…

Department of Defense – Bone Marrow Failure Research Program, FY19

This email is to notify the research community of the recently extended deadline for the Fiscal Year 2019 (FY19) funding opportunities for the Department of Defense (DOD) Bone Marrow Failure…

Department of Defense – Spinal Cord Injury Research Program, FY19

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NIH – Pragmatic Trials of Managing Multimorbidity in Alzheimer’s Disease (R61/R33 Clinical Trial Required)

Purpose This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) invites applications proposing to conduct research involving pragmatic clinical trials into improving the effectiveness of treatment strategies for comorbid conditions that occur frequently in…

NIH – Senator Paul D. Wellstone Muscular Dystrophy Specialized Research Centers (MDSRC) (P50 Clinical Trial Optional)

Purpose The purpose of this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is to publicize a competition for Senator Paul D. Wellstone Muscular Dystrophy Specialized Research Centers (MDSRCs). These Centers promote collaborative basic,…

NIH – Summer Research Training in Aging for Medical Students (T35)

Purpose: The primary goal of this Institutional Research Training Grant is to provide a short-term training for medical students to obtain necessary aging research experiences and technical expertise and skills…