Funding Opportunities

Funding opportunities are 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 AmountDuration
See AnnouncementNSFLouis Stokes Alliances for Minority Participation (LSAMP) See AnnouncementSee Announcement
9/20/17UT Office of the Vice President for ResearchResearch & Creative Grants $10,000Receipt of award through 8/31/18
9/21/17CPRITEvidence-Based Cancer Prevention Services $1,500,00036 months
9/21/17CPRITTobacco Control and Lung Cancer Screening $1,500,00036 months
9/22/17 (LOI)American Association for Cancer ResearchNextGen Cancer Research Grants $450,0003 years
9/25/17AHRQImplementation and Evaluation of New Health Information Technology Strategies for Collecting and Using Patient-Reported Outcome Measures (U18) $1,200,0003 years
9/25/17AHRQDeveloping New Clinical Decision Support to Disseminate and Implement Evidence-Based Research Findings (R18) $1,200,0003 years
9/25/17AHRQDeveloping New Clinical Decision Support to Disseminate and Implement Evidence-Based Research Findings (R18) $1,200,0003 years
9/25/17AHRQScaling Established Clinical Decision Support to Facilitate the Dissemination and Implementation of Evidence-Based Research Findings (R18) $800,0002 years
9/27/17Greenwall FoundationFaculty Scholars Program See Announcement3 years
9/29/17Arnold and Mabel Beckman FoundationBeckman-Argyros Award in Vision Research $400,000 (lab), $100,000 (personal)
9/29/17 (LOI)Patient-Centered Outcomes Research InstituteEugene Washington PCORI Engagement Award $250,0002 years
9/29/17 (Pre-Application)DOD - CDMRPBreast Cancer Research Program $2,500,000 - $5,000,0004 years
9/29/17 (LOI)Leukemia & Lymphoma SocietyTranslational Research Program $200,000 per year3 years
9/29/17The Camille & Henry Dreyfus Foundation, Inc.Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Awards Proram $75,0005 years
9/29/17CPRITHigh-Impact/High-Risk Research Awards $200,0002 years
9/29/17CPRITCore Facilities Support Awards $9,000,0005 years
9/30/17National Foundation for Cancer ResearchThe Szent-Györgyi Prize for Progress in Cancer Research Process
$25,000
10/1/17 (LOI)Whitehall FoundationBioscience Research Grants $225,0003 years
10/1/17 (LOI)Whitehall FoundationBioscience Grants-in-Aid $30,0001 year
10/1/17 (LOI)Leukemia and Lymphoma SocietyRTFCCR/LLS Patient-Focused Prevention $1,200,0003-5 years
10/1/17Sexual Medicine Society of North AmericaResearch Grants $5,000-$7,5001 year
10/3/17NIHAcademic-Industrial Partnerships to Translate and Validate In Vivo Cancer Imaging Systems (R01)Unlimited5 years
10/3/17NIHMaximizing Investigators' Research Award for Early Stage Investigators (R35) $250,000 per year5 years
10/3/17NIHMaximizing Investigators’ Research Award for Early Stage Investigators (R35) $250,000 per year5 years
10/3/17NIHNovel Cell Non-Autonomous Mechanisms of Aging (R01) $250,000 per year5 years
10/3/17American Heart AssociationInstitutional Research Enhancement Award (AIREA $77,000 per year2 years
10/3/17ASHP FoundationPharmacy Practice Advancement Demonstration Grant $75,00024 months
10/4/17National MS Society
Applications for Pilot Programs
$44,0001 year
10/4/17NIHThe Impact of Microenvironment on Lung Progenitor Cell Function (R01) $350,000 per year4 years
10/4/17NIHNovel Assays for Screening the Effects of Chemical Toxicants on Cell Differentiation (SBIR R44) $1,500,0002 years
10/5/17NIHInnovative Mental Health Services Research Not Involving Clinical Trials (R01) Unlimited5 years
10/5/17NIHModeling of Infectious Disease Agent Study Research Projects (R01) Unlimited5 years
10/5/17NIHGene-Environment Interplay in Substance Use Disorders (R01) Unlimited5 years
10/5/17NIHUnderstanding Processes of Recovery in the Treatment of Alcohol Use Disorder (R01) Unlimited5 years
10/5/17NIHLeveraging Population-Based Cancer Registry Data to Study Health Disparities (R01) Unlimited5 years
10/5/17NIHAlcohol-Induced Effects on Tissue Injury and Repair (R01) $300,0003 years
10/5/17NIHNeuroscience Research on Drug Abuse (R01) Unlimited5 years
10/5/17NIHCellular and Molecular Biology of Complex Brain Disorders (R01) Unlimited5 years
10/5/17NIHIntegration of Individual Residential Histories into Cancer Research (R01) Unlimited5 years
10/5/17NIHThe Interplay of Cell Death Pathways in Cancer Cell Survival and Resistance to Therapy (R01) Unlimited5 years
10/5/17NIHAddressing Health Disparities through Effective Interventions among Immigrant Populations (R01) Unlimited5 years
10/5/17NIHBiology of Lung, and Head and Neck Preneoplasias (R01) Unlimited5 years
10/5/17NIHSymptom Cluster Characterization in Chronic Conditions (R01) Unlimited5 years
10/5/17NIHSecondary Analyses of Existing Alcohol Research Data (R01) Unlimited5 years
10/6/17University of PittsburghThe Dickson Prize in Medicine $50,000
10/9/17Society of ToxicologySyngenta Fellowship Award in Human Heath Applications of New Technologies $15,0001 year
10/11/17NIHU.S. Tobacco Control Policies to Reduce Health Disparities (R01) Unlimited5 years
10/11/17NIHU.S. Tobacco Control Policies to Reduce Health Disparities (R21) $275,0002 years
10/15/17American Cancer SocietyPilot and Exploratory Projects in Palliative Care of Cancer Patients and Their Families $60,000 per year2 years
10/15/17American Cancer SocietyResearch Scholar Grants $165,000 per year4 years
10/15/17American Cancer SocietyInstitutional Research Grants $90,000 per year3 years
10/15/17American Cancer SocietyPostdoctoral Fellowships $50,000 per year3 years
10/15/17American Cancer SocietyMentored Research Scholar Grants $135,000 per year5 years
10/15/17Angelman Syndrome FoundationResearch Proposals $100,000 per year2 years
10/16/17NIHUnderstanding Processes of Recovery in the Treatment of Alcohol Use Disorder (R21) $275,0002 years
10/16/17NIHLeveraging Population-Based Cancer Registry Data to Study Health Disparities (R21) $275,0002 years
10/16/17NIHAlcohol-Induced Effects on Tissue Injury and Repair (R21) $275,0002 years
10/16/17NIHCellular and Molecular Biology of Complex Brain Disorders (R21) Unlimited2 years
10/16/17NIHIntegration of Individual Residential Histories into Cancer Research (R21) $275,0002 years
10/16/17American Cancer Society & Melanoma Research AllianceUnderstanding, Preventing, and Managing Immunotherapy-related Adverse Events (irAEs) Associated with Checkpoint Inhibition for Melanoma and Other Cancers $200,000-$1,000,0002 years
10/16/17NIHThe Interplay of Cell Death Pathways in Cancer Cell Survival and Resistance to Therapy (R21) $275,0002 years
10/16/17NIHBiology of Lung, and Head and Neck Preneoplasias (R21) $275,0002 years
10/16/17NIHSymptom Cluster Characterization in Chronic Conditions (R21) $275,0002 years
10/16/17NIHSecondary Analyses of Existing Alcohol Research Data (R03) $50,000 direct costs per year2 years
10/16/17NIHCellular and Molecular Biology of Complex Brain Disorders (R21) Unlimited2 years
10/20/17NIHSocioeconomic Disparities in Health and Mortality at Older Ages (R01) Unlimited5 years
10/20/17NSFCultivating Cultures for Ethical Stem (CCE Stem) $400,000-$600,0003-5 years
11/1/17NIHPragmatic Research in Healthcare Settings to Improve Diabetes and Obesity Prevention and Care (R18) Unlimited5 years
11/1/17Oxalosis & Hyperoxaluria FoundationResearch Projects $200,0002 years
11/1/17The Arlyn Kloesel Endowment for Excellence in Pharmacy2018 Grant Program for Innovative Pharmacy Practice and Business Models $25,0001 year
11/8/17NIHCentral Neural Mechanisms of Age-Related Hearing Loss (R01) $500,000 direct costs per year5 years
11/15/17American Association on Health and DisabilityAAHD Scholarship Program $1,0001 year
11/15/17NIHClinical and Epidemiological Research on Chronic Disease in the Caribbean (R01-Clinical Trial Not Allowed) $500,000 direct costs per year5 years
11/15/17NIHLoan Repayment Programs $35,000 per year2 years
11/20/17NSFDivision of Molecular and Cellular Biosciences: Investigator-Initiated Research Projects (MCB) $750,0003-5 years
11/21/17NIHInnovative Research in Cancer Nanotechnology (IRCN) (R01) $450,000 per year5 years
11/21/17 (Pre-Application)DOD - CDMRPBreast Cancer Research Program $300,000 - $2,500,0003-4 years
11/24/17NIHNINR Clinical Trial Planning Grant (R34) $150,0001 year
12/1/17Gerber FoundationPediatric Research Projects – Concept Papers $350,0003 years
12/1/17Macula SocietyResearch Grant $30,00018 months
12/7/17NIHBRAIN Initiative: Research on the Ethical Implications of Advancements in Neurotechnology and Brain Science (R01) $300,000 direct costs per year4 years
12/14/17NIHPharmacogenomics of Anti-retroviral Therapy in People Who Inject Drugs (R01) $2,000,000 direct costs5 years
12/15/17NIHIntegrated Approaches to HIV-Related Heart, Lung, Blood, and Sleep (HLBS) Comorbidities (R01) $499,999 per year4 years
1/12/18NIHPartnerships for Countermeasures Against Select Pathogens (R01) $750,000 per year5 years
1/12/18The Desmoid Tumor Research FoundationNew Investigators Grants $30,000 per year1 year
1/17/18NIHInter-organelle Communication in Cancer (R01) Unlimited5 years
1/17/18NIHInter-organelle Communication in Cancer (R21) $275,0002 years
1/23/18NIHInnovative Programs to Enhance Research Training (IPERT)(R25)Unlimited5 years
1/31/18CPRITMulti-Investigator Research Awards $6,000,0004 years
2/2/18NIHCatalyst Award in Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases (DP1- Clinical Trials Not Allowed) $500,000 direct costs per year5 years
3/1/18NIHPragmatic Research in Healthcare Settings to Improve Diabetes and Obesity Prevention and Care (R18) Unlimited5 years
3/30/18NIHNCMRR Early Career Research Award (R03)
$200,0002 years
4/4/18NIHMechanisms of Disparities in Chronic Liver Diseases and Cancer (R21) $275,0002 years
4/4/18NIHMechanisms of Disparities in Chronic Liver Diseases and Cancer (R01) Unlimited5 years
5/24/18NIH
Silvio O. Conte Centers for Basic Neuroscience or Translational Mental Health Research (P50)
$1,750,000 per year5 years
5/25/18NIHJointly Sponsored Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award Institutional Predoctoral Training Program in the Neurosciences (T32)
Unlimited5 years
6/20/18NIHNIMH Biobehavioral Research Awards for Innovative New Scientists (NIMH BRAINS) (R01)
$1,625,000 per year5 years
6/20/18CPRITRecruitment of Rising Stars $4,000,0005 years
6/20/18CPRITRecruitment of Established Investigators $6,000,0005 years
6/20/18CPRITRecruitment of First-Time, Tenure-Track Faculty Members
$2,000,0004 years
8/15/18NIHInter-organelle Communication in Cancer (R01) Unlimited5 years
8/15/18NIHInter-organelle Communication in Cancer (R21) $275,0002 years
11/1/18NIHPragmatic Research in Healthcare Settings to Improve Diabetes and Obesity Prevention and Care (R18) Unlimited5 years
1/23/19NIHInnovative Programs to Enhance Research Training (IPERT)(R25)Unlimited5 years
3/29/19NIHNCMRR Early Career Research Award (R03)
$200,0002 years
4/4/19NIHMechanisms of Disparities in Chronic Liver Diseases and Cancer (R21) $275,0002 years
4/4/19NIHMechanisms of Disparities in Chronic Liver Diseases and Cancer (R01) Unlimited5 years
5/24/19NIH
Silvio O. Conte Centers for Basic Neuroscience or Translational Mental Health Research (P50)
$1,750,000 per year5 years
5/25/19NIHJointly Sponsored Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award Institutional Predoctoral Training Program in the Neurosciences (T32)
Unlimited5 years
6/20/19NIHNIMH Biobehavioral Research Awards for Innovative New Scientists (NIMH BRAINS) (R01)
$1,625,000 per year5 years
RollingA Kids' Brain Tumor Cure
LOI for PLGA Tumor Research $100,000-$500,0001-3 years
RollingHogg Foundation for Mental HealthFrances Fowler Wallace Memorial Award for Mental Health Dissertation Research $1,500See Announcement
RollingUT Office of the Vice President for ResearchSpecial Research Grants $750

*Limited submission programs are those for which funding agencies restrict the number of nominations or proposals a university may submit for consideration for an award. The University of Texas at Austin must internally screen all eligible and interested nominees to determine which will represent the university in the regional, national or international competitions. For more information, please visit UT Austin Office of the Vice President for Research-Limited Submission Programs.