Funding Opportunities

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Funding Opportunities

DeadlineFUNDING AGENCYPROGRAMAward Amount
8/15/18NIHINTER-ORGANELLE COMMUNICATION IN CANCER (R01)Unlimited
08/15/18DAMON RUNYON CANCER RESEARCH FOUNDATIONDAMON RUNYON FELLOWSHIP AWARD$231,000
8/15/18NIHINTER-ORGANELLE COMMUNICATION IN CANCER (R21)$275,000
08/15/18HIRSHBERG FOUNDATION FOR PANCREATIC CANCER RESEARCHSEED GRANT PROGRAM$40,000
8/15/18DAMON RUNYON CANCER RESEARCH FOUNDATIONFELLOWSHIP AWARD$231,000
8/15/18 (LOI)NATIONAL ATAXIA FOUNDATIONRESEARCH POST-DOC FELLOWSHIP AWARD$35,000
08/16/18 (Pre-Application)DOD - PROSTATE CANCER RESEARCH PROGRAM (KCRP)EARLY INVESTIGATOR RESEARCH AWARD$200,000
08/17/18AMERICAN ASSOCIATION FOR CANCER RESEARCHAACR-BAYER STIMULATING THERAPEUTIC ADVANCEMENTS THROUGH RESEARCH TRAINING (START) GRANTS$225,000
08/17/18 (UT Internal Deadline)RITA ALLEN FOUNDATION2019 RITA ALLEN SCHOLARS$550,000
08/20/18TEXAS HIGHER EDUCATION COORDINATING BOARDOPEN EDUCATIONAL RESCOURCES (OER) GRANT PROGRAM$10,000
8/22/18NIHADVANCING EXCEPTIONAL RESEARCH ON HIV/AIDS AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE (R01 CLINICAL TRIAL OPTIONAL)Unlimited
8/25/18FDAINTERAGENCY ONCOLOGY TASK FORCE FELLOWSHIPS (TRACK 4)0
08/30/18 (pre-application)NATIONAL MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS SOCIETYCOLLABORATIVE MS RESEARCH CENTERS$750,000
08/31/18RESEARCH FOUNDATION OF CEREBRAL PALSY ALLIANCECAREER DEVELOPMENT GRANT$180,000
UT Internal 08/27/18NSFNSF MAJOR RESEARCH INSTRUMENTATION PROGRAM (MRI) 2019$4M
08/28/18 (Pre-Application)DOD, PEER REVIEWED CANCER RESEARCH GROUP (CDMRP)HORIZON AWARD$150,000
8/28/18 (Pre-Application)DOD - CDMRPPEER REVIEWED CANCER RESEARCH PROGRAM CAREER DEVELOPMENT AWARD$360,000
08/31/18OFFICE OF NAVAL RESEARCHFY2019 OFFICE OF NAVAL RESEARCH YOUNG INVESTIGATOR PROGRAM$500,000
08/31/18BENIGN ESSENTIAL BLEPHAROSPASM RESEARCH FOUNDATIONBLEPHAROSPASM/MEIGE RESEARCH GRANTS$100,000
08/31/18PARDEE FOUNDATIONELSA U. PARDEE CANCER RESEARCH GRANTS $100,000 - $200,000
08/31/18RESEARCH FOUNDATION OF CEREBRAL PALSY ALLIANCEPROJECT GRANT$180,000
08/31/18 (LOI)LEUKEMIA AND LYMPHOMA SOCIETYTRANSLATIONAL RESEARCH PROGRAM $600,000 - $1,000,000
8/31/18 (LOI)KENT RICHARD HOFMANN FOUNDATIONGRANT APPLICATION (HIV & AIDS)See Announcement
08/31/18 (LOI)LEUKEMIA AND LYMPHOMA SOCIETYSPECIALIZED CENTER OF RESEARCH PROGRAM $600,000 - $1,000,000
8/31/18 (UT Internal Deadline)OFFICE OF THE VICE PRESIDENT FOR RESEARCHSPECIAL RESEARCH GRANTS$750
09/01/18THE ASSOCIATION FOR RESEARCH IN VISION AND OPHTHALMOLOGYGENENTECH AMD RESEARCH FELLOWSHIPS$40,000
09/01/18MAYO CLINICADDICTION PSYCHIATRY FELLOWSHIP$56,000
09/01/18PHRMA FOUNDATIONINFORMATICS RESEARCH STARTER GRANT$100,000
09/01/18PHRMA FOUNDATIONPHARMACOLOGY/TOXICOLOGY RESEARCH STARTER GRANT$100,000
09/01/18PHRMA FOUNDATIONPOST-DOCTORAL FELLOWSHIPS: PHARMACEUTICS$80,000
09/01/18LEUKEMIA AND LYMPHOMA SOCIETYCAREER DEVELOPMENT AWARDS $180,000 - $1,450,000
09/01/18PHRMA FOUNDATIONPRE DOCTORAL FELLOWSHIPS: INFORMATICS$40,000
09/01/18PHRMA FOUNDATIONPHARMACEUTICS RESEARCH STARTER GRANT$100,000
09/01/18PHRMA FOUNDATIONPRE DOCTORAL FELLOWSHIPS: PHARMACOLOGY/TOXICOLOGY$40,000
09/01/18PHRMA FOUNDATIONSABBATICAL FELLOWSHIPS: INFORMATICS$40,000
09/01/18PHRMA FOUNDATIONSABBATICAL FELLOWSHIPS: PHARMACEUTICS$40,000
09/01/18PHRMA FOUNDATIONPOST-DOCTORAL FELLOWSHIPS: PHARMACOLOGY/TOXICOLOGY$80,000
09/01/18PHRMA FOUNDATIONSABBATICAL FELLOWSHIPS: PHARMACOLOGY/TOXICOLOGY$40,000
09/01/18PHRMA FOUNDATIONPOST-DOCTORAL FELLOWSHIPS: INFORMATICS$80,000
09/01/18PHRMA FOUNDATIONPRE DOCTORAL FELLOWSHIPS: PHARMACEUTICS$40,000
09/01/18 (LOI)CHILDHOOD ARTHRITIS AND RHEUMATOLOGY RESEARCH ALLIANCECARRA-ARTHRITIS FOUNDATION GRANT PROGRAM$50,000
09/03/18MYOTONIC DYSTROPHY FOUNDATIONPHD TRAINEE AND POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCH FELLOWSHIPS IN MYOTONIC DYSTROPHY $55,000 - $105,000
9/5/18CPRITTOBACCO CONTROL AND LUNG CANCER SCREENING$1,500,000
9/5/18CPRITEVIDENCE-BASED CANCER PREVENTION SERVICES$1,500,000
09/05/18 (Pre-Application)DOD - KIDNEY CANCER RESEARCH PROGRAM (KCRP)TRANSLATIONAL RESEARCH PARTNERSHIP AWARD $200,000 - $600,000
09/05/18 (Pre-Application)DOD - KIDNEY CANCER RESEARCH PROGRAM (KCRP)TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT AWARD $200,000 - $600,000
09/05/18 (Pre-Application)DOD -KIDNEY CANCER RESEARCH PROGRAM (KCRP)IDEA DEVELOPMENT AWARD $200,000 - $600,000
9/5/18 (Pre-proposal)BURROUGHS WELLCOME FUNDCAREER AWARDS AT THE SCIENTIFIC INTERFACE$500,000
09/06/18LYMPHOMA RESEARCH FOUNDATIONYOUNG INVESTIGATOR GRANT PROGRAMS $100,000 - $250,000
9/6/18NIHUNDERGRADUATE SUMMER RESEARCH EDUCATION IN KIDNEY, UROLOGIC, AND HEMATOLOGIC DISEASES (R25 CLINICAL TRIAL NOT ALLOWED)$625,000
9/6/18 (Pre-Application)DOD - CDMRPLUNG CANCER RESEARCH PROGRAM CAREER DEVELOPMENT AWARD$250,000
09/07/18CURE SMABASIC RESEARCH FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES$1M
09/07/18GILEAD SCIENCESRESEARCH SCHOLARS PROGRAM IN HEMATOLOGY/ONCOLOGY$130,000
09/07/18CROHN'S & COLITIS FOUNDATIONFIBROSIS INITIATIVE$900,000
9/10/18NIHSHORT-TERM RESEARCH EDUCATION PROGRAM TO INCREASE DIVERSITY IN HEALTH-RELATED RESEARCH (R25 CLINICAL TRIAL NOT ALLOWED)$595,000
09/12/18 (LOI)ROBERT WOOD JOHNSON FOUNDATIONSYSTEMS FOR ACTION: SYSTEMS AND SERVICES RESEARCH FOR A CULTURE OF HEALTH$250,000
UT Internal 09/12/18UT AUSTIN2018-2019 VPR RESEARCH & CREATIVE GRANTS$10,000
09/14/18AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF INDIAN PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENTISTS (AAIPS)AAIPS GRADUATE AWARDS 2018See Announcement
09/14/18SIMONS FOUNDATION AUTISM RESEARCH INITIATIVEWINTER 2019 PILOT AWARD$300,000
09/14/18AMYLOIDOSIS FOUNDATIONRESEARCH GRANTS$50,000
09/14/2018 (Pre-Application)DOD, BREAST CANCER RESEARCH PROGRAM (CDMRP)BREAKTHROUGH AWARD LEVELS 3 AND 4$2.5M - $10M
9/15/18SCLERODERMA FOUNDATIONESTABLISHED INVESTIGATOR GRANT $75,000 per year
9/15/18AMERICAN PSYCHOLOGICAL FOUNDATIONDAVID H. AND BEVERLY A. BARLOW GRANT$7,500
09/15/18SCLERODERMA FOUNDATIONNEW INVESTIGATOR GRANTS$150,000
09/15/18SCLERODERMA FOUNDATIONESTABLISHED INVESTIGATOR GRANTS$150,000
09/20/18 (LOI)DOD - PEER REVIEWED ALZHEIMER'S RESEARCH PROGRAM (PRARPP)CONVERGENCE SCIENCE RESEARCH AWARD (CSRA)$500,000
09/20/18 (LOI)DOD - PROSTATE CANCER RESEARCH PROGRAM (KCRP)HEALTH DISPARITY RESEARCH AWARD$600,000
09/20/18 (Pre-Application)DOD - PROSTATE CANCER RESEARCH PROGRAM (KCRP)HEALTH DISPARITY FELLOWSHIP AWARD$200,000
09/20/18 (Pre-Application)DOD - PEER REVIEWED ALZHEIMER'S RESEARCH PROGRAM (PRARPP)NEW INVESTIGATOR RESEARCH AWARD (NIRA)$225,000
09/21/18AMERICAN COLLEGE OF CARDIOLOGYCAREER DEVELOPMENT AWARDS$70,000
09/24/18ACADEMY HEALTHREAL WORLD EVIDENCE FELLOWSHIPSee Announcement
9/25/18AHRQHEALTH SERVICES RESEARCH
DEMONSTRATION AND DISSEMINATION GRANTS (R18)
$2,000,000
09/25/18CONQUER CANCER THE ASCO FOUNDATIONCAREER DEVELOPMENT AWARD$200,000
9/27/18NIHNIH DIRECTOR'S EARLY INDEPENDENCE AWARD (DP5 - CLINICAL TRIAL OPTIONAL)$1,500,000
09/27/18NIHBRAIN INITIATIVE: INTEGRATION AND ANALYSIS OF BRAIN INITIATIVE DATA (R01 CLINICAL TRIAL NOT ALLOWED)Unlimited
09/30/18NATIONAL FOUNDATION FOR CANCER RESEARCH2019 SZENT-GYORGYI PRIZE$25,000
10/01/18NIHTHE NATIONAL HEALTH AND AGING TRENDS STUDY (U01 CLINICAL TRIAL NOT ALLOWED)$45M
10/01/18 (LOI)PATIENT-CENTERED OUTCOMES RESEARCH INSTITUTE (PCORI)ENGAGEMENT AWARD: CAPACITY BUILDING $50,000 - $300,000
10/01/18 (LOI)PATIENT-CENTERED OUTCOMES RESEARCH INSTITUTE (PCORI)ENGAGEMENT AWARD: CONFERENCE SUPPORT $50,000 - $300,000
10/01/18 (LOI)PATIENT-CENTERED OUTCOMES RESEARCH INSTITUTE (PCORI)ENGAGEMENT AWARD: DISSEMINATION INITIATIVE $50,000 - $300,000
10/5/18AHRQHEALTH SERVICES RESEARCH PROJECTS (R01)$2,000,000
10/05/18UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBUGH2019 DICKSON PRIZE$50,000
10/09/18SOCIETY OF TOXICOLOGYSYNGENTA FELLOWSHIP AWARD IN HUMAN HEALTH APPLICATIONS OF NEW TECHNOLOGIES$15,000
10/09/18 (LOI)AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATIONCOLLABORATIVE SCIENCES AWARD$750,000
10/10/18NIHMENTORED CAREER DEVELOPMENT AWARD TO PROMOTE FACULTY DIVERSITY IN BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH (K01 INDEPENDENT CLINICAL TRIAL REQUIRED, K01 INDEPENDENT CLINICAL TRIAL NOT ALLOWED)$750,000
10/12/18 (LOI)ALZHEIMER'S DRUG DISCOVERY FOUNDATIONADDF PREVENTION BEYOND THE PIPELINE $150,000 - $3,000,000
10/12/18 (LOI)ALZHEIMER'S DRUG DISCOVERY FOUNDATIONADDF DRUG DISCOVERY PROGRAM $150,000 - $3,000,000
10/15/18ANGELMAN SYNDROME FOUNDATIONRESEARCH PROPOSALS$200,000
10/16/18NIHPILOT HEALTH SERVICES AND
ECONOMIC RESEARCH ON THE TREATMENT OF DRUG, ALCOHOL, AND TOBACCO USE DISORDERS
(R34 CLINICAL TRIAL OPTIONAL)
$450,000
10/16/18AHRQAHRQ SMALL RESEARCH GRANT PROGRAM
(R03)
$100,000
10/17/18AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATIONCAREER DEVELOPMENT AWARD$231,000
10/22/18-10/26/18NSFGRADUATE RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP PROGRAMSee Announcement
10/23/18 (LOI)AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATIONESTABLISHED INVESTIGATOR AWARD$400,000
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
11/01/18AMERICAN ASSOCIATION FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF SCIENCESCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY POLICY FELLOWSHIPS (STPF)$75,000 - $100,000
11/01/18AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF UNIVERSITY WOMENINTERNATIONAL PROJECT GRANTS$6,000 - $7,000
11/01/18AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF UNIVERSITY WOMENAMERICAN SHORT-TERM RESEARCH PUBLICATION GRANTS$6,000 - $7,000
11/01/18AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF UNIVERSITY WOMENAMERICAN DISSERTATION FELLOWSHIPS$20,000 - $30,000
11/01/18AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF UNIVERSITY WOMENAMERICAN POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCH LEAVE FELLOWSHIPS$20,000 - $30,000
11/1/18ANIARA2018 COAGULATION RESEARCH GRANT PROGRAM$20,000
11/01/2018AHRQAHRQ HEALTH SERVICES RESEARCH DISSERTATION PROGRAM (R36)$40,000
11/01/2018 (Pre-Application)DOD, BREAST CANCER RESEARCH PROGRAM (CDMRP)BREAKTHROUGH AWARD LEVELS 1 AND 2See Announcement
11/05/18 (LOI)CROHN’S & COLITIS FOUNDATIONRESEARCH FELLOWSHIP AWARDS$174,750 - $270,000
11/05/18 (LOI)CROHN’S & COLITIS FOUNDATIONCAREER DEVELOPMENT AWARDS$174,750 - $270,000
11/15/18NIHELUCIDATING THE FUNCTIONAL ROLES OF NON-CODING RNAS IN VIRAL INFECTIOUS DISEASES (R21 CLINICAL TRIAL NOT ALLOWED)$275,000
11/15/18AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF HEALTH AND DISABILITYAAHD SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM$1,000
11/20/18P.E.O.SCHOLAR AWARDS$15,000
11/26/18AFPEPRE-DOCTORAL FELLOWSHIP IN PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES $10,000
12/01/18RIVKIN CENTER FOR OVARIAN CANCERSCIENTIFIC SCHOLAR AWARD$75,000 - $120,000
12/01/18RIVKIN CENTER FOR OVARIAN CANCERPILOT STUDY PROGRAM$75,000 - $120,000
12/03/18AUTISM SCIENCE FOUNDATION PRE AND POSTDOCTORAL TRAINING AWARDS & MEDICAL STUDENT GAP YEAR RESEARCH TRAINING AWARDS$25,000 - $35,000
12/05/18NIHHIV 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
12/08/18NIHRUTH L. KIRSCHSTEIN NATIONAL RESEARCH SERVICE AWARD (NRSA) INDIVIDUAL PREDOCTORAL FELLOWSHIP TO PROMOTE DIVERSITY IN HEALTH-RELATED RESEARCH (PARENT F31)See Announcement
12/08/18NIHRUTH L. KIRSCHSTEIN NATIONAL RESEARCH SERVICE AWARD (NRSA) INDIVIDUAL PREDOCTORAL FELLOWSHIP (PARENT F31)See Announcement
12/19/18NIHSUPERFUND HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCE RESEARCH AND TRAINING PROGRAM (P42 CLINICAL TRIAL OPTIONAL)$8.75M
1/23/19NIHINNOVATIVE PROGRAMS TO ENHANCE RESEARCH TRAINING (IPERT)(R25)Unlimited
01/31/19PSPCUREPSP STUDENT FELLOWSHIP$3,000
02/01/19PHRMA FOUNDATIONFACULTY DEVELOPMENT AWARD$240,000
02/22/19AFPEGATEWAY 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
05/15/19AMERICAN PSYCHOLOGICAL FOUNDATIONVIOLET AND CYRIL FRANKS SCHOLARSHIP$5,000
6/4/19CPRITDISSEMINATION OF CPRIT-FUNDED CANCER CONTROL INTERVENTIONS$300,000
09/21/19AMERICAN COLLEGE OF CARDIOLOGYACCF/MERCK RESEARCH FELLOWSHIPS$70,001
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

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