Funding Opportunities

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Funding Opportunities

DeadlineFUNDING AGENCYPROGRAMAward Amount
10/22/18-10/26/18NSFGRADUATE RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP PROGRAMSee Announcement
10/23/18 (LOI)AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATIONESTABLISHED INVESTIGATOR AWARD$400,000
10/25/18 (UT Internal Deadline)ST. BALDRICKSSCHOLAR, FELLOW, AND RESEARCH GRANTS$50,000 - $500,000
10/26/18NIHPILOT PROJECTS INVESTIGATING UNDERSTUDIED G PROTEIN-COUPLED RECEPTORS, ION CHANNELS, AND PROTEIN KINASES (R03 CLINICAL TRIAL NOT ALLOWED)$100,000
10/29/18 (LOI)AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATIONINNOVATIVE PROJECT AWARD$200,000
10/30/18COMMUNITY PHARMACY FOUNDATIONCPF GRANTS$35,000
10/30/18 (UT Internal Deadline)BRAIN RESEARCH FOUNDATIONFRANK SEED GRANT$80,000
10/31/18NIHPRE-APPLICATION FOR THE NIH-INDUSTRY PROGRAM: DISCOVERING NEW THERAPEUTIC USES FOR EXISTING MOLECULES (X02 CLINICAL TRIAL NOT ALLOWED)N/A
11/1/18ASHP FOUNDATIONPHARMACY RESIDENT PRACTICE-BASED RESEARCH GRANT$5,000
11/1/18ASHP FOUNDATIONPHARMACY PRACTICE ADVANCEMENT DEMONSTRATION GRANT$75,000
11/1/18ASHP FOUNDATIONNEW PRACTITIONER PHARMACIST LEADERSHIP RESEARCH GRANT$5,000
11/1/18AMERICAN ASSOCIATION FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF SCIENCESCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY POLICY FELLOWSHIPS (STPF)$75,000 - $100,000
11/1/18AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF UNIVERSITY WOMENINTERNATIONAL PROJECT GRANTS$5,000 - $7,000
11/1/18AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF UNIVERSITY WOMENAMERICAN SHORT-TERM RESEARCH PUBLICATION GRANTS$6,000
11/1/18AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF UNIVERSITY WOMENAMERICAN DISSERTATION FELLOWSHIPS$20,000
11/1/18AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF UNIVERSITY WOMENAMERICAN POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCH LEAVE FELLOWSHIPS$30,000
11/1/18ANIARA2018 COAGULATION RESEARCH GRANT PROGRAM$20,000
11/1/18AHRQAHRQ HEALTH SERVICES RESEARCH DISSERTATION PROGRAM (R36)$40,000
11/1/18 FAHS-BECK FUNDFACULTY/POST-DOCTORAL RESEARCH GRANT PROGRAM$20,000
11/1/18THE ARLYN KLOESEL ENDOWMENT FOR EXCELLENCE IN PHARMACY2019 ARLYN KLOESEL ENDOWMENT GRANT PROGRAM FOR INNOVATIVE PHARMACY PRACTICE AND BUSINESS MODELS$50,000
11/1/18 (Pre-Application)DOD - BREAST CANCER RESEARCH PROGRAM (CDMRP)BREAKTHROUGH AWARD LEVELS 1 AND 2See Announcement
11/1/18ROBERT WOOD JOHNSON FOUNDATIONCULTURE OF HEALTH PRIZE$25,000
11/1/18OXALOSIS AND HYPEROXALURIA FOUNDATIONRESEARCH GRANT PROGRAM$200,000
11/1/18ANIARACOAGULATION RESEARCH GRANT PROGRAM$20,000
11/1/18THE NATIONAL ACADEMIES OF SCIENCES, ENGINEERING, MEDICINENRC RESEARCH ASSOCIATESHIP PROGRAMSee Announcement
11/1/18HARRY J. LLOYD CHARITABLE TRUSTMELANOMA RESEARCH GRANTS$125,000
11/1/18SKIN CANCER FOUNDATIONRESEARCH GRANTS$25,000-$50,000
11/1/18UT COLLEGE OF PHARMACY DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION COMMITTEEContact cmbrown@austin.utexas.edu for application and questions$125-$600
11/2/18NIHNCI OUTSTANDING INVESTIGATOR AWARD (R35 CLINICAL TRIAL NOT ALLOWED)$4.2M
11/2/18CURE MELANOMAESTABLISHED INVESTIGATOR AWARD$100,000-$375,000
11/2/18 (LOI)ENTELLIGENCEPULMONARY HYPERTENSION RESEARCH$100,000
11/5/18 (LOI)PERSHING SQUARE SOHN CANCER RESEARCH ALLIANCE2019 YOUNG CANCER INVESTIGATORS PRIZE$600,000
11/5/18 (LOI)CROHN’S & COLITIS FOUNDATIONRESEARCH FELLOWSHIP AWARDS$174,750
11/5/18 (LOI)CROHN’S & COLITIS FOUNDATIONCAREER DEVELOPMENT AWARDS$270,000
11/5/18 (LOI)CROHN'S & COLITIS FOUNDATIONSENIOR RESEARCH AWARDS$115,830
11/6/18 (LOI)PCORIBROAD PCORI FUNDING ANNOUNCEMENT – ADDRESSING DISPARITIES, ASSESSMENT OF PREVENTION, DIAGNOSIS, AND TREATMENT OPTIONS, COMMUNICATION AND DISSEMINATION RESEARCH, AND IMPROVING HEALTHCARE SYSTEMS
$2M-$3M
11/7/18 (UT Internal Deadline)NIHPREDOCTORAL TO POSTDOCTORAL FELLOW TRANSITION AWARD (F99/K00)Stipends, tuition and fees, and institutional allowance
11/9/18 (LOI)CHILDREN'S TUMOR FOUNDATIONNF1 GENE EDITING RESEARCH$240,000
11/9/18ALZHEIMER'S DRUG DISCOVERY FOUNDATIONTREAT FTD FUND
$2M
11/9/18 (UT Internal Deadline)NIHCAMILLE DREYFUS TEACHER-SCHOLAR AWARD$100,000
11/14/18NIHADDRESSING THE CHALLENGES OF THE OPIOD EPIDEMIC IN MINORITY HEALTH AND HEALTH DISPARITIES RESEARCH IN THE U.S (R01 CLINICAL TRIAL OPTIONAL)
Unlimited
11/14/18NIHADDRESSING THE CHALLENGES OF THE OPIOD EPIDEMIC IN MINORITY HEALTH AND HEALTH DISPARITIES RESEARCH IN THE U.S (R21 CLINICAL TRIAL OPTIONAL)
$275,000
11/15/18 (Concept Paper)THE GERBER FOUNDATIONRESEARCH AWARD CONCEPT PAPERS$20,000
11/15/18AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF HEALTH AND DISABILITYAAHD SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM$1,000
11/15/18NIHELUCIDATING THE FUNCTIONAL ROLES OF NON-CODING RNAS IN VIRAL INFECTIOUS DISEASES (R21 CLINICAL TRIAL NOT ALLOWED)$275,000
11/15/18NIHLOAN REPAYMENT PROGRAMS$35,000
11/15/18NIHSOCIAL EPIGENOMICS RESEARCH FOCUSED ON MINORITY HEALTH AND HEALTH DISPARITIES (R01)Unlimited
11/15/18NIHSOCIAL EPIGENOMICS RESEARCH FOCUSED ON MINORITY HEALTH AND HEALTH DISPARITIES (R21)$275,000
11/15/18 (Concept Paper)GERBER FOUNDATIONRESEARCH AWARD
$20,000-$350,000
11/20/18P.E.O.SCHOLAR AWARDS$15,000
11/21/18NIHINNOVATIVE RESEARCH IN CANCER NANOTECHNOLOGY (IRCN) (RO1)$2.25M
11/26/18AFPEPRE-DOCTORAL FELLOWSHIP IN PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES $10,000
11/27/18NIHDISCOVERY AND VALIDATION OF NOVEL TARGETS FOR SAFE AND EFFECTIVE PAIN TREATMENT (R01 CLINICAL TRIAL NOT ALLOWED)Unlimited
11/27/18NIHDISCOVERY AND VALIDATION OF NOVEL TARGETS FOR SAFE AND EFFECTIVE PAIN TREATMENT (R21 CLINICAL TRIAL NOT ALLOWED)$275,000
12/1/18 (LOI)MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY ASSOCIATIONMDA VENTURE PHILANTHROPY PROGRAM$100,000 - $1M
12/1/18 (LOI)MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY ASSOCIATIONDEVELOPMENT GRANTS$60,000
12/1/18MYOCARDITIS FOUNDATIONRESEARCH GRANTS
$40,000
12/1/18RIVKIN CENTER FOR OVARIAN CANCERSCIENTIFIC SCHOLAR AWARD$120,000
12/3/18RIVKIN CENTER FOR OVARIAN CANCERPILOT STUDY PROGRAM$75,000
12/3/18AUTISM SCIENCE FOUNDATION PRE AND POSTDOCTORAL TRAINING AWARDS & MEDICAL STUDENT GAP YEAR RESEARCH TRAINING AWARDS$25,000 - $35,000
12/3/18CYSTIC FIBROSIS FOUNDATIONPILOT AND FEASIBILITY RESEARCH$100,000
12/5/18NIHHIV DRUG RESISTANCE: GENOTYPE-PHENOTYPE-OUTCOME CORRELATIONS (R01 CLINICAL TRIAL NOT ALLOWED)$2.5M
12/6/18NIHMECHANISMS UNDERLYING THE CONTRIBUTION OF TYPE 1 DIABETES DISEASE-ASSOCIATED VARIANTS (R01 CLINICAL TRIAL NOT ALLOWED)$600,000
12/8/18NIHRUTH L. KIRSCHSTEIN NATIONAL RESEARCH SERVICE AWARD (NRSA) INDIVIDUAL PREDOCTORAL FELLOWSHIP TO PROMOTE DIVERSITY IN HEALTH-RELATED RESEARCH (PARENT F31)See Announcement
12/8/18NIHRUTH L. KIRSCHSTEIN NATIONAL RESEARCH SERVICE AWARD (NRSA) INDIVIDUAL PREDOCTORAL FELLOWSHIP (PARENT F31)See Announcement
12/14/18 (LOI)EPILEPSY FOUNDATIONSHARK TANK COMPETITION
$200,000
12/15/18FRIENDS FOR AN EARLIER BREAST CANCER TESTAPPLICATIONS FOR INNOVATIVE TESTING RESEARCH$40,000
12/15/18MCGOVERN INSTITUTESCOLNICK PRIZE IN NEUROSCIENCE$150,000
12/17/18RITA ALLEN FOUNDATION & AMERICAN PAIN SOCIETYAWARD IN PAIN$150,000
12/19/18NIHSUPERFUND HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCE RESEARCH AND TRAINING PROGRAM (P42 CLINICAL TRIAL OPTIONAL)$8.75M
12/20/18 (LOI)AMERICAN EPILEPSY SOCIETYPREDOCTORAL RESEARCH FELLOWSHIPS$30,000
12/20/18AMERICAN EPILEPSY SOCIETYJUNIOR INVESTIGATOR AWARDS$50,000
12/21/18PANCREATIC CANCER ACTION NETWORK2019 TRANSLATIONAL RESEARCH PROGRAM$500,000
12/31/18ELSA U. PARDEE FOUNDATIONRESEARCH GRANTS
$190,000
1/7/19NIHCNS-TARGETED DRUG DELIVERY STRATEGIES FOR HIV (R01 CLINICAL TRIAL NOT ALLOWED)Unlimited
1/8/19NIHIMPROVING SMOKING CESSATION INTERVENTIONS AMONG PEOPLE LIVING WITH HIV (R01)$1.5M
1/8/19NIHIMPROVING SMOKING CESSATION INTERVENTIONS AMONG PEOPLE LIVING WITH HIV (R21)$275,000
1/11/19NIHNCI RESEARCH SPECIALIST (LABORATORY-BASED SCIENTIST) AWARD (R50 CLINICAL TRIAL NOT ALLOWED)See Announcement
1/11/19NIHNCI RESEARCH SPECIALIST (CORE-BASED SCIENTIST) AWARD (R50 CLINICAL TRIAL NOT ALLOWED)See Announcement
1/23/19NIHINNOVATIVE PROGRAMS TO ENHANCE RESEARCH TRAINING (IPERT)(R25)Unlimited
1/31/19PSPCUREPSP STUDENT FELLOWSHIP$3,000
2/1/19PHRMA FOUNDATIONFACULTY DEVELOPMENT AWARD$240,000
2/22/19AFPEGATEWAY TO RESEARCH SCHOLARSHIPS$5,000
3/29/19NIHNCMRR EARLY CAREER RESEARCH AWARD (R03)
$200,000
4/4/19NIHMECHANISMS OF DISPARITIES IN CHRONIC LIVER DISEASES AND CANCER (R21)$275,000
4/4/19NIHMECHANISMS OF DISPARITIES IN CHRONIC LIVER DISEASES AND CANCER (R01)Unlimited
5/15/19AMERICAN PSYCHOLOGICAL FOUNDATIONVIOLET AND CYRIL FRANKS SCHOLARSHIP$5,000
6/4/19CPRITDISSEMINATION OF CPRIT-FUNDED CANCER CONTROL INTERVENTIONS$300,000
9/21/19AMERICAN COLLEGE OF CARDIOLOGYACCF/MERCK RESEARCH FELLOWSHIPS$70,000
RollingTHRASHER RESEARCH FUNDE.W. "AL" THRASHER AWARDUnlimited
RollingA KIDS' BRAIN TUMOR CURELOI FOR PLGA TUMOR RESEARCH $100,000 -$500,000
RollingHOGG FOUNDATION FOR MENTAL HEALTHFRANCES FOWLER WALLACE MEMORIAL AWARD FOR MENTAL HEALTH DISSERTATION RESEARCH$1,500
Rolling (LOI)ROBERT WOOD JOHNSON FOUNDATIONEVIDENCE FOR ACTION: INVESTIGATOR-INITIATED RESEARCH TO BUILD A CULTURE OF HEALTHUnlimited
See AnnouncementNIHADMINISTRATIVE SUPPLEMENT TO EXISTING NIH GRANTS AND COOPERATIVE AGREEMENTS (PARENT ADMIN SUPP CLINICAL TRIAL OPTIONAL)See Announcement
See AnnouncementNIHRESEARCH SUPPLEMENTS TO PROMOTE DIVERSITY IN HEALTH-RELATED RESEARCH (ADMIN SUPP - CLINICAL TRIAL NOT ALLOWED)See Announcement

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