Funding Opportunities

This curated searchable database is updated on a bi-weekly basis. Contact the Office of Research and Graduate Studies if you are interested in pursuing one of these opportunities. Check the Digest Archives if you would like to see the e-mailed version of our funding opportunities. Researchers are encouraged to explore Funding Search Engines for more information.

DeadlineFunding AgencyProgramAward Amount
5/19/18NIHBioequivalence of Topical Products: Elucidating the Thermodynamic and Functional Characteristics of Compositionally Different Topical Formulations (U01) $250,000 per year
5/21/18Alex's Lemonade Stand"A" Awards $800,000
5/21/18Alex's Lemonade StandReach Awards $250,000
5/25/18Multiple Myeloma Research FoundationResearch Grants $75,000
5/29/18NIHComputational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) and Discrete Element Modeling (DEM) Approach for Predictions of Dry Powder Inhaler (DPI) Drug Delivery (U01) $400,000
5/30/18NIHCountermeasures Against Chemical Threats (CounterACT) Exploratory/Developmental Projects in Translational Research (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) $275,000
5/30/18 (Pre-Application)DOD/CDMRP Ovarian Cancer Research ProgramPilot Award $250,000
5/30/18 (Pre-Application)DOD/CDMRP Ovarian Cancer Research ProgramInvestigator-Initiated Research Award $450,000
5/31/18FDAOncology Center of Excellence Fellows Program
5/31/18T.E.A.LMedical Research and Awareness Program Beneficiary $50,000
5/31/18FDAInteragency Oncology Task Force Fellowships (Track 3)
6/1/18PCORIEngagement Award: Capacity Building $250,000 total
6/1/18PCORIEngagement Award: Conference Support $50,000 total
6/1/18PCORIEngagement Award: Dissemination Initiatives $300,000 total
6/1/18ACCP Research InstituteFutures Grants: Mentored Research Awards $5,000-$40,000
6/1/18American College of ToxicologyNorth American Graduate Fellowships
6/1/18Robert Wood Johnson FoundationEvidence for Action: Making Health a Shared Value $2,500,000
6/5/18 CPRITDissemination of CPRIT-Funded Cancer Control Interventions $300,000
6/5/18NIHWomen & Sex/Gender Differences in Drug and Alcohol Abuse/Dependence (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Unlimited
6/5/18NIHDevelopmentally Tailored HIV Prevention and Care Research for Adolescents and Young Adults (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Unlimited
6/5/18NIHEpidemiologic Research on Emerging Risk Factors and Liver Cancer Susceptibility (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Unlimited
6/5/18NIHGenetics of Alcohol Sensitivity and Tolerance (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Unlimited
6/5/18NIHSelective Cell and network Vulnerability in Aging and Alzheimer's Disease (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Unlimited
6/5/18NIHDevelopmental Pharmacodynamics and Models of Drug Effects in Pediatrics (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Unlimited
6/5/18NIHInvestigations on Primary Immunodeficiency Diseases/Inborn Errors of Immunity (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Unlimited
6/5/18 NIHDevelopmental Pharmacodynamics and Models of Drug Effects in Pediatrics (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Unlimited
6/5/18NIHGenerating New Insights and Mechanistic Understanding of Antibiotic Resistance Development (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Unlimited
6/5/18NIHNew Directions in Hematology Research (SHINE-II) (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) $200,000
6/5/18NIHImproving Patient Adherence to Treatment and Prevention Regimens to Promote Health (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Unlimited
6/5/18NIHAge-Related Microbiota Changes and their Implications in Chronic Disease Prevention, Treatment and Profession (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Unlimited
6/5/18NIHNew Directions in Hematology Research (SHINE-II) (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) $200,000
6/6/18CPRITIndividual Investigator Research Awards $300,000
6/6/18CPRITIndividual Investigator Research Awards for Cancer in Children and Adolescents $300,000-$500,000
6/6/18CPRITIndividual Investigator Research Awards for Computational Biology $300,000
6/6/18CPRITIndividual Investigator Research Awards for Prevention and Early Detection $300,000-$500,000
6/6/18CPRITIndividual Investigator Research Awards for Clinical Translation $400,000-$600,000
6/6/18CPRITIndividual Investigator Research Awards $1,200,000
6/8/18 (LOI)Van Ameringen FoundationNon-direct Service Grants $250,000
6/11/18Vilcek FoundationVilcek Prizes for Creative Promise in Biomedical Science $50,000
6/11/18NIHNIDA Mentored Clinical Scientist Development Program Award in Substance Use and Substance Use Disorder Research (K12) $500,000 per year
6/12/18NIHMentored Career Transition Award for Intramural Fellows (K22 Clinical Trial Required) See Announcement
6/12/18 (Pre-Application)DODInvestigator-Initiated Research Award $1,200,000
6/12/18NIHMentored Career Transition Award for Intramural Fellows (K22 Clinical Trials Not Allowed See Announcement
6/13/18NIHU.S Tobacco Control Policies to Reduce Health Disparities (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Unlimited
6/13/18NIHImproving Smoking Cessation in Socioeconomically Disadvantaged Populations via Scalable Interventions (R01) Unlimited
6/13/18NIHImproving Smoking Cessation in Socioeconomically Disadvantaged Populations via Scalable Interventions (R21) $275,000
6/13/18 (LOI)Children's Cardiomyopathy FoundationResearch Grant Program $25,000-$50,000
6/14/18NIHStimulating T4 Implementation Research to Optimize Integration of Proven-Effective Interventions for Heart, Lung, and Blood Diseases and Sleep Disorders into Practice (STIMULATE) (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) $2,425,000
6/14/18NIHAddressing the Challenges of the Opioid Epidemic in Minority Health and Health Disparities Research in the U.S (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) $275,000
6/14/18NIHAddressing the Challenges of the Opioid Epidemic in Minority Health and Health Disparities Research in the U.S (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Unlimited
6/14/18 (Pre-Application)DODDiscovery Award $200,000
6/15/18 (LOI)Muscular Dystrophy AssociationResearch Grants $100,000 per year
6/16/18 NIHWomen & Sex/Gender Differences in Drug and Alcohol Abuse/Dependence (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) $275,000
6/16/18NIHGenerating New Insights and Mechanistic Understanding of Antibiotic Resistance Development (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) $275,000
6/16/18 NIHWomen & Sex/Gender Differences in Drug and Alcohol Abuse/Dependence (R03 Clinical Trial Optional) $50,000
6/16/18NIHDevelopmentally Tailored HIV Prevention and Care Research for Adolescents and Young Adults (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) $275,000
6/16/18NIHDevelopmentally Tailored HIV Prevention and Care Research for Adolescents and Young Adults (R34 Clinical Trial Optional) $450,000
6/16/18NIHEpidemiologic Research on Emerging Risk Factors and Liver Cancer Susceptibility (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) $275,000
6/16/18NIHGenetics of Alcohol Sensitivity and Tolerance (R21/R33 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) $275,000 (R21 Phase), $1,500,000 (R33 Phase)
6/16/18NIHU.S Tobacco Control Policies to Reduce Health Disparities (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) $275,000
6/16/18NIHDevelopmental Pharmacodynamics and Models of Drug Effects in Pediatrics (R03 Clinical Trial Optional) $100,000
6/16/18NIHInvestigations on Primary Immunodeficiency Diseases/Inborn Errors of Immunity (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) $275,000
6/16/18 NIHDevelopmental Pharmacodynamics and Models of Drug Effects in Pediatrics (R03 Clinical Trial Optional) $100,000
6/16/18NIHInvestigations on Primary Immunodeficiency Diseases/Inborn Errors of Immunity (R03 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) $100,000
6/16/18 NIHImproving Patient Adherence to Treatment and Prevention Regimens to Promote Health (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) $275,000
6/16/18NIHPilot and Feasibility Clinical Research Grants in Kidney Diseases $275,000
6/16/18NIHPilot and Feasibility Clinical Research Grants in Urological Disorders $275,000
6/19/18NIHBasic Research in Cancer Health Disparities (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Unlimited
6/19/18NIHBasic Research in Cancer Health Disparities (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) $275,000
6/19/18NIHExploratory Grant Award to Promote Workforce Diversity in Basic Cancer Research (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) $275,000
6/19/18 (Pre-Application)DODFocused Program Award $10,000,000
6/20/18Foundation for Women's WellnessFWW Research Awards $25,000
6/20/18CPRITRecruitment of First-Time, Tenure-Track Faculty Members
$2,000,000
6/20/18CPRITRecruitment of Rising Stars $4,000,000
6/20/18CPRITRecruitment of Established Investigators $6,000,000
6/20/18NIHInvestigator-Initiated Genomic Medicine Research (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) $275,000
6/20/18NIHInvestigator-Initiated Genomic Medicine Research (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Unlimited
6/20/18 (Pre-Application)DODImpact Award $1,000,000
6/20/18 (Pre-Application)DODIdea Award with Special Focus $400,000
6/20/18 (Pre-Application)DOD Translational Team Science Award $1,000,000
6/22/18 (Pre-Application)DOD/CDMRP Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Research ProgramTherapeutic Idea Award $500,000
6/26/18 (Pre-Application)DODIdea Development Award $350,000
6/26/18 (Pre-Application)DODInvestigator Initiated Translational Research Award $400,000
6/26/18 (Pre-Application)DODTranslational Research Partnership Award $900,000
6/26/18 (Pre-Application)DODInvestigator Initiated Research Award $600,000
6/26/18 (Pre-Application)DODExploration-Hypothesis Development Award $150,000
6/27/18NIHElectronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS): Basic Mechanisms of Health Effects (R01 - Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Unlimited
6/27/18NIHElectronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS): Basic Mechanisms of Health Effects (R21 - Clinical Trial Not Allowed) $275,000
6/28/18NIHConsortia for HIV/AIDS Vaccine Development (CHAVD) (UM1 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Unlimited
6/29/18NIHResearch Answers to National Cancer Institute's (NCI) Provocative Questions (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Unlimited
6/29/18NIHResearch Answers to National Cancer Institute's (NCI) Provocative Questions (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) $275,000
6/30/18Children's Leukemia Research Association, Inc.Grant Applications $30,000
6/30/18National Multiple Sclerosis SocietyBarancik Prize for Innovation in Multiple Sclerosis Research $100,000
7/2/18Lung Cancer Research Foundation2018 LCRF Scientific Grant Program $150,000
7/6/18Damon Runyon Cancer Research FoundationInnovation Award $150,000 per year
7/9/18 (LOI)The National Institute for Health Care Management FoundationInvestigator-Initiated Health Services Research Grants $400,000
7/11/18NIHInnovative Basic Research on Adducts in Cancer Risk Identification and Prevention (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Unlimited
7/11/18NIHInnovative Basic Research on Adducts in Cancer Risk Identification and Prevention (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) $275,000
7/15/18Science MagazineScience & SciLifeLab Prize for Young Scientists $10,000-$30,000
7/16/18 (LOI)National Ataxia FoundationResearch Grants $15,000-$30,000
7/16/18 (Pre-Application)DODIdea Development Award $325,000
7/17/18NIHExploring Epigenetic or Non-coding RNA Regulation in the Development, Maintenance, or Treatment of Chronic Pain (R61/R33 Clinical Trial Optional) $300,000 per year (R61 phase), $450,000 per year (R33 phase)
7/25/18 (Pre-Application)DOD/CDMRP Ovarian Cancer Research ProgramClinical Development Award $600,000
7/25/18 (Pre-Application)DOD/CDMRP Ovarian Cancer Research ProgramOvarian Cancer Academy Award - Early-Career Investigator $725,000
7/26/18 (Pre-Application)DODConcept Award $100,000
8/1/18 (LOI)American Cancer SocietyClinical Research Professor $80,000 direct costs per year
8/1/18 (LOI)National Ataxia FoundationYoung Investigator Award $35,000
8/3/18Migraine Research Foundation & Association of Migraine DisordersResearch Proposals $50,000
8/15/18 (LOI)National Ataxia FoundationResearch Post-doc Fellowship Award $35,000
8/15/18NIHInter-organelle Communication in Cancer (R01) Unlimited
8/15/18NIHInter-organelle Communication in Cancer (R21) $275,000
8/15/18Damon Runyon Cancer Research FoundationFellowship Award $231,000
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)
8/31/18 (UT Internal Deadline)Office of the Vice President for ResearchSpecial Research Grants $750
8/31/18 (LOI)Kent Richard Hofmann FoundationGrant Application (HIV & AIDS)
9/5/18 (Pre-proposal)Burroughs Wellcome FundCareer Awards at the Scientific Interface $500,000
9/5/18CPRITEvidence-Based Cancer Prevention Services $1,500,000
9/5/18CPRITTobacco Control and Lung Cancer Screening $1,500,000
9/10/18NIHShort-Term Research Education Program to Increase Diversity in Health-Related Research (R25 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) $595,000
9/15/18Scleroderma FoundationEstablished Investigator Grant $75,000 per year
9/15/18American Psychological FoundationDavid H. and Beverly A. Barlow Grant $7,500
9/27/18NIHNIH Director's Early Independence Award (DP5 - Clinical Trial Optional) $1,500,000
10/15/18Angelman Syndrome FoundationResearch Proposals $200,000
10/22/18-10/26/18NSFGraduate Research Fellowship Program See Announcement
11/1/18Aniara2018 Coagulation Research Grant Program $20,000
12/6/18NIHMechanisms Underlying the Contribution of Type 1 Diabetes Disease-Associated Variants (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) $600,000
1/23/19NIHInnovative Programs to Enhance Research Training (IPERT)(R25)Unlimited
3/29/19NIHNCMRR Early Career Research Award (R03)
$200,000
4/4/19NIHMechanisms of Disparities in Chronic Liver Diseases and Cancer (R01) Unlimited
4/4/19NIHMechanisms of Disparities in Chronic Liver Diseases and Cancer (R21) $275,000
Rolling (LOI)Robert Wood Johnson FoundationEvidence for Action: Investigator-Initiated Research To Build A Culture of Health Unlimited
RollingA Kids' Brain Tumor Cure
LOI for PLGA Tumor Research $100,000-$500,000
RollingHogg Foundation for Mental HealthFrances Fowler Wallace Memorial Award for Mental Health Dissertation Research $1,500
RollingThrasher Research FundE.W. "Al" Thrasher Award Unlimited
See AnnouncementNIHAdministrative Supplement to Existing NIH Grants and Cooperative Agreements (Parent Admin Supp Clinical Trial Optional) See Announcement

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