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NIH – Community Interventions to Address the Consequences of the COVID-19 Pandemic among Health Disparity and Vulnerable Populations (R01- Clinical Trial Optional)

Purpose: This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) encourages applications to implement and evaluate community interventions testing 1) the impacts of mitigation strategies to prevent COVID-19 transmission in NIH-designated health disparity populations…

NIH – Multi-site COVID-19 Related Clinical Trial Implementation Grant on Aging-Related Topics in at-risk Older Adult Populations (R01 Clinical Trial Required)

Purpose: This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) invites applications for implementation of investigator-initiated multi-site clinical trials (all phases or stages) of interventions focused on specific aging-related issues to reducing transmission, risk, morbidity,…

Ovarian Cancer Research Alliance – Multiple Funding Opportunities

Purpose: Ovarian Cancer Research Alliance is the largest global charity funding ovarian cancer research. In the U.S., OCRA is the largest non-government funder of ovarian cancer research.  OCRA grant programs…

Gateway for Cancer Research – Continuity of patient access to clinical trials during Pandemic

PURPOSE: The oncology community must continue to urgently respond to the significant disruption of clinical trials caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. To that end, Gateway for Cancer Research is committing…

NIH – Collaborative Centers in Children’s Environmental Health Research and Translation (P2C Clinical Trial Optional)

Purpose: To accelerate the movement of research findings to action, NIEHS invites grant applications from institutions/organizations that propose to build a Collaborative Center in Children’s Environmental Health Research and Translation…

AHRQ – Implementation and Evaluation of New Health Information Technology (IT) Strategies for Collecting and Using Patient-Reported Outcome (PRO) Measures (U18)

Purpose: This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) invites U18 cooperative agreement applications to stimulate innovative and collaborative research by utilizing new health information technology (IT) strategies for collecting and using patient-reported…

NIH – Advancing Genomic Medicine Research (R01 Clinical Trial Optional, also R21)

Purpose: This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) encourages applications that stimulate innovation and advance understanding of when, where, and how best to implement the use of genomic information and technologies in…

NIH – Emergency Awards: SARS-CoV-2 Serological Sciences Centers of Excellence

Purpose: This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is associated with the COVID-19 Supplement funded through the Paycheck Protection Program and Health Care Enhancement Act (P.L. 116-139) which directs the National Cancer…

Leducq Foundation – Transatlantic Networks of Excellence

Purpose: The principal aim of this program is to foster outstanding and innovative scientific research by bringing together international teams of researchers with complementary expertise and resources to work together…

NIH (NICHD) – Collaborative Pediatric Critical Care Research Network (PL1) (Clinical Trial Required)

Purpose: The purpose of this funding announcement is to invite applications to form a research network to conduct multisite clinical studies in pediatric critical care medicine.  The Network will be…

DoD (CDMRP) – Cancer Behavioral Health Science Award

Purpose: The Behavioral Health Science Award is seeking high-risk, high-reward research proposals that “span the spectrum of behavioral health science including prevention, survivorship, quality of life, and psychosocial research related…

NIH – Elucidating the Role of Nutrition in Care and Development of Preterm Infants (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)

Purpose: This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) invites grant applications that address priority gaps in understanding the role of nutrition in the care and development of preterm infants. Background: Preterm birth…

NIH – NIDDK Centers for Diabetes Translation Research (P30 Clinical Trial Optional)

Purpose: This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) invites applications that propose a Center for Diabetes Translation Research (CDTR) to advance research along the spectrum of diabetes T2-T4 translational research (i.e., bedside…

NIH – Single Cell Opioid Responses in the Context of HIV (SCORCH) Program Expansion: CNS Data Generation for Chronic Opioid, Methamphetamine, and/or Cocaine Exposures (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)

Purpose: To support generation of single cell RNA-sequencing data sets for at least one brain region relevant to persistent HIV infection and opioid, cocaine and/or methamphetamine use disorder. Background: Molecular…

Pfizer – COVID-19 Competitive Grant Program

Purpose: The intent of this Request for Proposal (RFP) is to support research to increase knowledge of COVID-19 epidemiology, infection, pathophysiology, and potential prevention measures. We are particularly interested in…

AHRQ – Novel, High-Impact Studies Evaluating Health System and Healthcare Professional Responsiveness to COVID-19 (R01)

Purpose: This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) invites R01 grant applications for funding to support novel, high-impact studies evaluating the responsiveness of healthcare delivery systems, healthcare professionals, and the overall U.S.…

NCI/NIAID – Serological Sciences Network for SARS-CoV-2

Background: On May 12, 2020, the National Cancer Institute (NCI) Board of Scientific Advisors held their Advisory Council meeting and announced a Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) concept…

National Multiple Sclerosis Society – Barancik Prize for Innovation

Purpose: The goal of the prize is to recognize innovation in scientific research in the field of multiple sclerosis. Nominations must be submitted on behalf an individual, or team of…

American Diabetes Association – COVID-19 and Diabetes Research Award

Purpose: The ADA COVID-19 and Diabetes Research Awards are intended to support basic, translational, or clincical studies focusing on the impact of diabetes on COVID-19 and the impact of COVID-19…

NIH – Rapid Investigation Awards (COVID-19)

Purpose: The purpose of this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is to provide an expedited funding mechanism for research on Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) and Coronavirus Disease 2019…

The Manning Fund – COVID-19 Research RFA

Purpose: The intent of this fund is to support practically oriented research on COVID-19 related topics that can be acted upon and/or preferably has a commercialization potential.   Key Dates:…

NIH – Rapid Acceleration of Diagnostics Initiative

NIH launches initiative to speed rapid COVID-19 testing. The National Institutes of Health today urged scientists and inventors with a rapid testing technology to compete for a share of $500…

DoD (MTEC) – PTSD adaptive platform trial

Purpose: The Medical Technology Enterprise Consortium (MTEC) is excited to post this announcement for a Request for Project Proposals (RPP) to support the development and maintenance of clinical trial infrastructure…

DARPA (BTO) – Broad Agency Announcement

Purpose: The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) Biological Technologies Office (BTO) updated its annual broad agency announcement (BAA) on April 23.  The BTO BAA seeks innovative research and applications…

NIH – Biotechnology Resource Grants

Purpose The National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB) has released a solicitation for Biotechnology Resource Grants (P41). NIBIB intends for the NCBIBs to accelerate the development and dissemination…