Current Funding Opportunities

Each week, the College of Public Health Research Office will publish the latest research funding opportunities from a variety of funding agencies.

Global Health Opportunities

Announced the week of 9/13/2021

Announced the week of 9/6/2021

Announced the week of 8/30/2021

Announced the week of 8/23/2021

  • NIH
    Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Administrative Supplements for NIMH Grants to Expand Perinatal Mental Health Interventions and Services Research NOT-MH-21-215
    Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Social, Behavioral, and Economic Impact of COVID-19 in Underserved and Vulnerable Populations NOT-MH-21-330
  • Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation
    Prevention Pipeline Program seeking LOIs’ to support studies of cognitive symptoms due to health conditions, comparative effectiveness research, and epidemiological studies that probe whether the use or choice of drugs alters the risk for dementia or cognitive decline.
  • CDC
    Emerging Infections Sentinel Networks (EISN) Research RFA-CK-22-003

Announced the week of 8/16/2021

Announced the week of 8/9/2021

Announced the week of 8/2/2021

Announced the week of 7/26/2021

Announced the week of 7/19/2021

  • NIH
    Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): International Research Collaboration on Drug Abuse and Addiction Research NOT-DA-21-002
    Primary Care-Based Screening and Intervention Development for Prevention of Abuse in Older and Vulnerable Adults in the Context of Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias (R61/R33 Clinical Trial Required) RFA-AG-22-024
    NIAID Research Education Program Advancing the Careers of a Diverse Research Workforce (R25 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) PAR-21-258
  • AHRQ
    Large Research Projects for Prevention of Healthcare-Associated Infections (R01) PA-17-008
  • EPA
    Supporting Anaerobic Digestion In Communities EPA-OLEM-ORCR-21-02

Announced the week of 7/12/2021

  • NIH
    Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Promoting Vaccine Access, Acceptance and Uptake among Children, Adolescents, Pregnant and Lactating Women, and Persons with Disabilities NOT-HD-21-038
    Prevention of Perinatal Depression: Improving Intervention Delivery for At-Risk Individuals (R01 Clinical Trial Required) RFA-MH-21-240 or (R34 Clinical Trial Required) RFA-MH-21-241
    Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS) and Alternative Nicotine and Tobacco Delivery Systems: Population, Clinical and Applied Prevention Mechanisms of Health Effects NOT-OD-21-137
    Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS) and Alternative Nicotine and Tobacco Delivery Systems: Basic Mechanisms of Health Effects NOT-OD-21-127
  • Pfizer and Conquer Cancer
    Equitable Care of Metastatic Breast Cancer

Announced the week of 7/5/2021

  • NIH
    Extramural Loan Repayment Program for Health Disparities Research (LRP-HDR) NOT-OD-21-141
    Notice of Special Interest (NOSI) HIV/AIDS in the Era of COVID-19: When Pandemics Collide NOT-AI-21-057
  • IDPH
    412444-FY22 RFP 58822022 Technical Assistance to Identify Blood Pressure & Cholesterol Disparities
  • ViiV Healthcare
    Positive Action for Women (PAFW) Initiative is currently seeking proposals to support community collaborations that break down isolation and stigma, link women to prevention and care, and advance leadership and advocacy for cis and trans women of color living with, vulnerable to or impacted by HIV.
  • DOD
    The Minerva Research Initiative  WHS-AD-FOA-21-01

Announced the week of 6/28/2021

Announced the week of 6/21/2021

  • AHRQ
    Large Health Services Research Demonstration and Dissemination Projects for Prevention of Healthcare-Associated Infections (R18) PA-21-264
  • NIH
    PrEP for HIV Prevention among Substance Using Populations (R01 – Clinical Trial Optional) RFA-DA-22-017
    Short-Term Research Education Program to Enhance Diversity in Health-Related Research (R25 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) NHLBI RFA-HL-22-012
  • ACF
    Sexual Risk Avoidance Education Program HHS-2021-ACF-ACYF-SR-1927
    Family Violence Prevention and Services Discretionary Grants: Capacity Building Center on Safe and Supportive Housing for Domestic Violence Survivors in Tribal Communities (Tribal Safe Housing Center) HHS-2021-ACF-ACYF-EV-1945

Announced the week of 6/14/2021

Announced the week of 6/7/2021

Announced the week of 5/31/2021

  • NIH
    Chronic, Non-Communicable Diseases and Disorders Across the Lifespan: Fogarty International Research Training Award (NCD-LIFESPAN) (D43 Clinical Trial Optional) PAR-21-230
    Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Reduction of Sudden Unexpected Infant Death and Sudden Infant Death Syndrome NOT-HD-21-032
    Mechanistic Studies on the Impact of Social Inequality on the Substance Use Trajectory (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) RFA-DA-22-007
    Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Administrative Supplements to NIMHD Awards for Research on HIV/AIDS in Populations that Experience Health Disparities (Admin Supp Clinical Trial Optional) NOT-MD-21-020
  • Johnson & Johnson and Janssen Scientific Affairs
    Decoding Disparities QuickFire Challenge

Announced the week of 5/24/2021

  • NIH
    Notice of Special Interest: Administrative Supplements to Support Research on Health Equity in NIDA-funded Grant Awards NOT-DA-21-044
    Notice of Special Interest: Advanced Computational Approaches to Elucidate Disease Pathology and Identify Novel Therapeutics for Addiction NOT-DA-21-004
    Screening and Functional Validation of Human Birth Defects Genomic Variants (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) PAR-21-229
  • Retirement Research Foundation for Aging
    Retirement Research Foundation for Aging is accepting LOIs’ that support advancements in Aging. Specifically they fund Advocacy, Direct Service Grants, Research, and Professional Education and Training.

Announced the week of 5/17/2021

  • CDC
    NIOSH Mentored Research Scientist Development Award (K01) PAR 13-245
  • NIH
    Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Research on the Impact of the Covid 19 Pandemic and Risks for Abuse and Injury Among Vulnerable Children and Youth NOT-HD-21-026
    Summer Research Education Experience Program (R25 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) PAR-21-168
    Pilot Health Services and Economic Research on the Treatment of Drug, Alcohol, and Tobacco Use Disorders (R34 – Clinical Trial Optional) PA-21-180
  • DOD
    The Minerva Research Initiative  WHS-AD-FOA-21-01
  • The Little Giraffe Foundation
    The Little Giraffe Foundation is offering research grants in the amount of $5,000 – $10,000 for neonatal research.

Announced the week of 5/10/2021

  • NIH
    Limited submission-Director’s Early Independence Awards (DP5 Clinical Trial Optional) supports exceptional junior investigators who wish to pursue independent research soon after completion of their terminal doctoral degree or post-graduate clinical training, thereby forgoing the traditional post-doctoral training period and accelerating their entry into an independent research career.
    Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): NIH Research Project Grant (R01) Applications from Individuals from Diverse Backgrounds, Including Under-Represented Minorities NOT-NS-21-049
    Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Research on Strategies to Enhance Mental Health Interventions and Services within Employment and Job Training Settings NOT-MH-21-230
    Notice of Special Interest: Public Policy Effects on Alcohol-, Cannabis-, Tobacco-, and Other Drug-Related Behaviors and Outcomes NOT-AA-21-028
    Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Early-life Factors and Cancer Development Later in Life NOT-CA-21-074

Announced the week of 5/3/2021

  • University of Wisconsin
    The County Health Rankings & Roadmaps (CHR&R) at the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute has just announced a call for proposals for its 2021 research grants.
  • NIH
    Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Research on the Impact of the Covid 19 Pandemic and Risks for Abuse and Injury Among Vulnerable Children and Youth NOT-HD-21-026
    Emergency Award: RADx-UP – Social, Ethical, and Behavioral Implications (SEBI) Research on Disparities in COVID-19 Testing among Underserved and Vulnerable Populations (U01 Clinical Trials Optional) RFA-OD-21-009
    Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Emergency Competitive Revisions for NIH Grants to Add or Expand Community-engaged COVID-19 Testing Interventions among Underserved and Vulnerable Populations – RADxSM-UP Phase II (Emergency Supplement- Clinical Trial Optional) NOT-OD-21-103
  • AHRQ
    Special Emphasis Notice (SEN): AHRQ Announces Interest in Health Services Research to Advance Health Equity NOT-HS-21-014

Announced the week of 4/26/2021

Announced the week of 4/19/2021

Announced the week of 4/12/2021

  • NIH
    Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Developing and Testing Multilevel Physical Activity Interventions to Improve Health and Well-Being NOT-OD-21-087
    Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): NIA Availability of Administrative Supplements and Revision Supplements on Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) NOT-AG-20-022
  • AHRQ
    AHRQ Health Services Research Projects (R01) PA-18-795
    AHRQ Mentored Research Scientist  Career Development Award (K01) PA-20-067
  • American Diabetes Association
    Health Disparities and Diabetes Research Award

Announced the week of 4/5/2021

Announced the week of 3/29/2021

Announced the week of 3/22/2021

  • NIH
    Understanding and Addressing the Impact of Structural Racism and Discrimination on Minority Health and Health Disparities (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) RFA-MD-21-004
    Exploratory Grant Award to Promote Workforce Diversity in Basic Cancer Research (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) PAR-21-061
  • CDC
    National Initiative to Address COVID-19 Health Disparities Among Populations at High-Risk and Underserved, Including Racial and Ethnic Minority Populations and Rural Communities CDC-RFA-OT21-2103
    Improving the Health of People with Mobility Limitations and Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities through State-based Public Health Programs (non-research) CDC-RFA-DD21-2103

Announced the week of 3/15/2021

  • NIH
    Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Using Systems Science Methodologies to Protect and Improve Child and Reproductive Population Health NOT-HD-20-032
    Advancing Health Literacy to Enhance Equitable Community Responses to COVID-19 MP-CPI-21-006
    Secondary Analyses of Existing Datasets of Tobacco Use and Health (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) RFA-OD-21-003
    Modular R01s in Cancer Control and Population Sciences (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) PAR-21-190
  • AHRQ/PCORI
    AHRQ/PCORI Learning Health System Small Grant Pilot Program (R03) PA-21-202
  • Iowa Cancer Consortium
    FY22 Iowa Cancer Plan Implementation Grant

Announced the week of 3/8/2021

  • NIH
    Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Availability of Urgent Competitive Revisions for Modeling Research on Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) and the Causative Virus SARS-CoV-2 NOT-GM-21-019
    Clinical Trials to Test the Effectiveness of Treatment, Preventive, and Services Interventions (R01 Clinical Trial Required) PAR-21-130
    Firearm Injury and Mortality Prevention Research (R01Clinical Trial Optional) PAR-21-192
    Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Administrative Supplements and Urgent Competitive Revisions for NIH Grants to Add or Expand Research Focused on Maternal Health, Structural Racism and Discrimination, and COVID-19 NOT-OD-21-071
  • HRSA
    Behavioral Health Workforce Development Technical Assistance and Evaluation (BHWD TAE) Program HRSA-21-086
  • Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
    Interdisciplinary Research Leaders (IRL)

Announced the week of 3/1/2021

Announced the week of 2/22/2021

Announced the week of 2/15/2021

  • NIH
    Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Secondary Analysis of Existing Datasets for Advancing Immune-mediated and Infectious Disease Research NOT-AI-21-011
  • Health Effects Institute
    Walter A. Rosenblith New Investigator Award for junior investigators, at the Assistant Professor or equivalent level, with outstanding promise who are interested in the health effects of air pollution
    Health Effects of Air Pollution  health effects of air pollutants outside HEI’s major RFAs. HEI is particularly interested in applications that address the following topics: Accountability or effectiveness of air quality regulations, Strengthening causal interpretation of evidence from existing cohorts, and Contributions of wildland and agricultural burning to air quality and health.
  • Gerber Foundation
    Research Award Current priorities include support for studies to improve the nutrition and/or health of infants and toddlers.
  • Michael J. Fox Foundation
    Promoting Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in Parkinson’s Disease Research

Announced the week of 2/08/2021

Announced the week of 2/01/2021

  • NIH
    Notice of Intent to Publish a Funding Opportunity Announcement for SARS-CoV-2, COVID-19 and Consequences of Alcohol Use (R01 Clinical Trials Not Allowed) NOT-AA-21-001
    Notice of Intent to Publish Funding Opportunity Announcements for Research on Firearm Injury and Mortality Prevention NOT-OD-21-059
    Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Aging-Relevant Behavioral and Social Research on Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) NOT-AG-21-015
    Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Leveraging Real-World Imaging Data for Artificial Intelligence-based Modeling and Early Detection of Abdominal Cancers NOT-CA-21-028
    Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Understanding the effects of cancer and cancer treatment on aging trajectories and aging outcomes NOT-CA-21-031
    Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Effects of smoking and vaping on the risk and outcome of COVID-19 infection NOT-DA-21-011

Announced the week of 1/25/2021

Announced the week of 1/18/2021

  • NIH
    NIOSH Support for Conferences and Scientific Meetings (R13 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) PAR-21-148
    Providing Research Education Experiences to Enhance Diversity in the Next Generation of Substance Use and Addiction Scientists (R25 Clinical Trials Not Allowed)PAR-20-236
    Pilot and Feasibility Studies in Preparation for Substance Use Prevention Trials (R34 Clinical Trial Optional) PA-21-110
  • Rising Tide Foundation
    Clinical Cancer Research. Two umbrella themes: Improved Patient Outcomes and Science of Prevention and Detection

Announced the week of 1/11/2021

Announced the week of 1/4/2021

Announced the week of 12/21/2020

  • NIH
    Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Urgent Competitive Revisions for Research on Critical Threats to Public Health in Large-Scale Population Cohorts NOT-HG-21-020
    Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Research to Address Vaccine Hesitancy, Uptake, and Implementation among Populations that Experience Health Disparities NOT-MD-21-008
  • AHRQ and PCORI
    FORECASTED  AHRQ and PCORI Learning Health System Small Grant Pilot Program PA-21-075

Announced the week of 12/14/2020

  • Department of Health and Human Services
    2021 Integrated Networks to Deliver and Sustain Evidence-Based Falls Prevention Programs HHS-2021-ACL-AOA-FPSG-0017
    2021 Empowering Communities to Address Behavioral Health and Chronic Pain through Chronic Disease Self-Management Education Programs HHS-2021-ACL-AOA-CSSG-0018
    Notice of Intent to Publish a Funding Opportunity Announcement for Research to Address Vaccine Hesitancy, Uptake, and Implementation among Populations that Experience Health Disparities NOT-MD-21-007
    Notice of Intent to Publish the Reissuance of Building Interdisciplinary Research Careers in Women’s Health Program (K12 Clinical Trial Optional) NOT-OD-21-036
  • HRSA
    Limited Submission-Rapid Response Rural Data Analysis and Issue Specific Rural Research Studies HRSA-21-029

Announced the week of 12/07/2020

 

Announced the week of 11/30/2020

Announced the week of 11/23/2020

  • NIH
    Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Promoting Health, Safety, and Recovery Training for COVID-19 Essential Workers and their Communities NOT-ES-21-002
    Research Supplements to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research (Admin Supp – Clinical Trial Not Allowed) PA-21-071
    Cancer Research Education Grants Program – Research Experiences (R25 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) PAR-21-067 or Cancer Research Education Grants Program – Curriculum or Methods Development (R25 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) PAR-21-065
    Addressing the Etiology of Health Disparities and Health Advantages Among Immigrant Populations (R01 Clinical trial not allowed) PAR-21-080
  • CDC
    Promoting the Importance of Infant and Childhood Vaccination Among Pregnant Women by Prenatal Care Providers RFA-IP-21-001

Announced the week of 11/16/2020

  • NIH
    Providing Research Education Experiences to Enhance Diversity in the Next Generation of Substance Use and Addiction Scientists (R25 Clinical Trials Not Allowed) PAR-20-236
    Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Predoctoral Fellowship to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research (Parent F31-Diversity) PA-20-251
  • CDC
    Limited Submission-National Center of Excellence for the Prevention of Childhood Agricultural Injury RFA-OH-20-007
  • Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
    Health Data for Action: (Data Access Award) The purpose of the 2020 HD4A CFP is primarily to award data access at no cost from one of eight anticipated data providers to successful applicants.
  • American Lung Association
    Innovation Award
    Catalyst Award
    Public Policy Research Award
    Dalsemer Award

Announced the week of 11/09/2020

Announced the week of 11/02/2020

  • NIH
    Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Effects of smoking and vaping on the risk and outcome of COVID-19 infection NOT-DA-20-084
    Notice of Intent to Publish a Funding Opportunity Announcement for Tobacco Regulatory Science (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) NOT-OD-21-012
  • CDC
    Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention and Surveillance of Blood Lead Levels in Children CDC-RFA-EH21-2102
  • HRSA
    Maternal and Child MCH Navigator Program HRSA-21-044
  • Aldi
    Aldi Smart Kids Grant Opportunity to improve kids’ health and wellness in communities within geographic areas where ALDI has stores, offices or warehouses and conducts business.

Announced the week of 10/26/2020

Announced the week of 10/19/2020

  • EPA
    National Priorities: Evaluation of Pollutants in Biosolids EPA-G2021-ORD-F1
  • HRSA
    Limited Submission Rural Policy Analysis Program HRSA-21-024
  • NIH
    New Cohorts for Environmental Exposures and Cancer Risk (CEECR) Coordinating Center (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) RFA-CA-20-050
  • CDC
    Rigorous Evaluation of Policies for their Impacts on the Primary Prevention of Multiple Forms of Violence RFA-CE-21-001
    Research Grants for Preventing Violence and Violence Related Injury RFA-CE-21-004

Announced the week of 10/12/2020

  • NSF
    Mid-scale Research Infrastructure-1 (Mid-scale RI-1) NSF 21-505
  • NIH
    Health Services Research on Minority Health and Health Disparities (R01- Clinical Trial Optional) PAR-20-310
    Multidisciplinary Approaches to HIV-Associated Comorbidities and Prioritizing Intervention Targets (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) PAR-21-027 l
  • HRSA
    Behavioral Health Workforce Education and Training (BHWET) Program for Professionals HRSA-21-089

 

Announced the week of 10/05/2020

Announced the week of 09/21/2020

Announced the week of 09/07/20

Announced the week of 08/24/20

Announced the week of 08/03/20

Announced the week of 07/20/20

  • Office of Minority Health
    Reducing Cardiac Arrest Disparities Through Data Registries Initiative MP-CPI-20-003
  • William T. Grant Foundation
    William T. Grant Scholars Program-Limited submission contact collegiate ADR if interested in applying
  • NIH
    Extramural Loan Repayment Program for Health Disparities Research (LRP-HDR) NOT-OD-20-137
    Notice of Special Interest: Epidemiology and Prevention in Alcohol Research NOT-AA-20-017
    Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Obesity Policy Evaluation Research (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) NOT-DK-20-035

Announced the week of 07/13/20

  • Big Lots Foundation
    Big Lots Foundation Grants 
  • The Obesity Society
    Early Career Grants to promote, reward, and encourage research in the field of obesity
  • NIH
    Implementing the HIV Service Cascade for Justice-Involved Populations (U01 Clinical Trial Required) RFA-DA-20-028
    Limited Submission-Claude D. Pepper Older Americans Independence Centers (P30 Clinical Trial Optional) RFA-AG-21-024
  • Iowa Cancer Consortium
    FY21 Iowa Cancer Plan Implementation Grant
  • Announced the week of 07/07/20
  • NIH
    NICHD Research Education Programs (R25 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) PAR-20-250
    Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Understanding Sudden Death in the Young Through Research NOT-HL-20-787
    Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Utilizing Telemedicine or Other Remote-Based Platforms to Develop and Support Treatments for Substance Use Disorders NOT-DA-20-058
    Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Predoctoral Fellowship (Parent F31) PA-20-246
  • DOD
    Pancreatic Cancer Research Program (PCARP) and Pre-announcement Rare Cancers Research Program (RCRP)
  • Announced the week of 06/29/20
  • NIH
    Mechanisms of Disparities in Etiology and Outcomes of Lung Cancer in the U.S.: The Role of Risk and Protective Factors (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) PAR-19-018 and PAR-19-019
    Mechanisms, Models, Measurement, & Management in Pain Research (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) PA-18-141
    Notice of Special Interest (NOSI) in Research on Risk and Prevention of Black Youth Suicide NOT-MH-20-055
  • NSF
    Algorithms for Threat Detection  (ATD) support research projects to develop the next generation of mathematical and statistical algorithms for analysis of large spatiotemporal datasets with application to quantitative models of human dynamics. NSF 20-531
  • Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center
    Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center and American Cancer Society Seed Grants for Junior Faculty
  • Announced the week of 06/22/20
  • NIH
    Stimulating Innovations in Behavioral Intervention Research for Cancer Prevention and Control (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) PAR-19-309
    Interventions to Prevent Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS) Use Among Adolescents (R01 – Clinical Trial Optional) RFA-DA-21-009
    Mid-Career Enhancement Awards to Integrate Basic Behavioral, Biomedical, and/or Social Scientific Processes (K18 No Independent Clinical Trials) PAR-20-211
    Limited Submission-Collaborative Centers in Children’s Environmental Health Research and Translation (P2C  Clinical Trial Optional) RFA-ES-20-001
  • HHS
    Announcement of Availability of Funds for Research to Practice Center Grants for Adolescent Health Promotion in Order to Prevent Teenage Pregnancy PA-PHE-20-001
  • Announced the week of 06/15/20
  • RWJF
    Evidence for Action: Approaches to Advance Gender Equity From Around the Globe
  • Pork checkoff
    Public Health Impacts of Live Swine Production
  • AHRQ
    Small Research Grant Program (R03) PA-18-794
    Health Services Research Dissertation Program (R36) PA-18-765
  • DOD
    FY20 Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program (PRCRP) Several Mechanism including: Virtual Cancer Center Director Award, Career Development Award – Fellow Option, Career Development Award – Virtual Cancer Center Scholar Option, Behavioral Health Science Award, Translational Team Science Award
  • Announced the week of 06/08/20
  • NIH
    Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Institutional Research Training Grant (Parent T32) to enhance predoctoral and postdoctoral research training, including short-term research training, and help ensure that a diverse and highly trained workforce is available to meet the needs of the Nation’s biomedical, behavioral, and clinical research agenda. PA-20-142
    Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Research on Co-morbid Substance Use, Substance Use Disorders, and Other Psychiatric Disorders NOT-DA-20-004
  • Spencer Foundation
    Invites Proposals for Education Research Grants supports work that fosters creative and open-minded scholarship, engages in deep inquiry, and examines robust questions related to education. Proposals with multiple disciplinary and methodological perspectives, both domestically and internationally, and from scholars at various stages in their career will be supported.
  • NIHCM Foundation
    Investigator-Initiated Health Services Research Grants To support innovative health services research that will advance the existing knowledge base in the areas of health care financing, delivery, management and/or policy
  • Johnson and Johnson
    Maternal Health QuickFire Challenge invite visionaries to submit ideas aiming to improve pregnancy, birth, and postpartum care for women, making birth safer in the United States and potentially changing the trajectory of health for a lifetime.
  • Announced the week of 06/01/20
  • NSF
    Smart and Connected Health (SCH) to accelerate the development and integration of innovative computer and information science and engineering approaches to support the transformation of health and medicine.
  • PCORI
    Phased Large Awards for Comparative Effectiveness Research – Cycle 3 2020 invites applications for high-quality comparative effectiveness research (CER) projects that will examine a critical patient-centered research question that is also relevant to decision makers and other stakeholders
  • AHRQ
    Health Information Technology (IT) to Improve Health Care Quality and Outcomes PA-17-246 R21
  • NIH
    Research Supplements to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research (Admin Supp – Clinical Trial Not Allowed) PA-20-222
  • EPA
    Estimating Children’s Soil and Dust Ingestion Rates for Exposure Science EPA-G2020-STAR-D1
  • Announced the week of 05/25/20
  • DOD
    FY20 Peer Reviewed Alzheimer’s Research Program (PRARP) Several Award Mechanism
  • NIH
    Environmental Influences on Aging: Effects of Extreme Weather and Disaster Events on Aging Processes (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) PAR-19-249
    Elucidating the Role of Nutrition in Care and Development of Preterm Infants (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) RFA-HD-21-006
    Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): NIDA Mentored Career Development Award in Large-Scale Clinical Study Development and Analysis NOT-DA-20-006
  • Roddenberry Foundation
    Roddenberry Fellowship Fellows must be working on a project, organization, or initiative with direct impact in one of five areas: Civil Rights, Environmental Protection, Immigration and Refugee Rights, LGBTQIA and Women’s Rights, Health.
  • Announced the week of 05/18/20
  • NIH
    Notice of Extension of the First Available Due Date for NOT-HD-20-008, Notice of Special Interest: Ancillary Reproductive Health Projects to Existing Large and/or Longitudinal Studies NOT-HD-20-014
    Notice of NCI’s Participation on PAR-19-368, Accelerating the Pace of Drug Abuse Research Using Existing Data (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) NOT-CA-20-061
    Substance Use/Substance Use Disorder Dissertation Research Award (R36 – Clinical Trials Optional) PA-20-208
  • DoD
    Lung Cancer, Career Development Award W81XWH-20-LCRP-CDA
  • Children’s Heart Foundation
    Proposals for Congenital Heart Defect Research in clinical cardiology, translational research, population science, and advancement, prevention
  • Announced the week of 05/11/20
  • NIH
    Identifying Innovative Mechanisms or Interventions that Target Multimorbidity and Its Consequences (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) PAR-20-180
    Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Advancing Research on SUD through Computational Neuroscience NOT-DA-20-022
    Notice of Special Interest: Administrative Supplements for NIH grants to Add or Expand Research Focused on Maternal Mortality NOT-OD-20-104
    U.S. – India Collaborative Environmental Health Research Program (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)RFA-ES-20-010
  • Lung Cancer Research Foundation
    Research Grant on Disparities in Lung Cancer
  • Announced the week of 05/04/20
  • NIH
    Mechanism for Time-Sensitive Research Opportunities in Environmental Health Sciences (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) RFA-ES-19-011
    NIDA Research Education Program for Clinical Researchers and Clinicians (R25 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) PAR-19-258
    Mechanistic investigations of psychosocial stress effects on opioid use patterns (R01- Clinical Trial Optional) PAS-18-624 R01 and PAS-18-625 R21
  • Department of Labor
    Mine Health and Safety Grants 326631
  • Stand Up To Cancer
    Health Equity Breakthrough Team Research Grant – LOI
  • Announced the week of 04/27/20
  • NIH
    Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Cannabis, Prescription Opioid, or Prescription Benzodiazepine Drug Use Among Older Adults NOT-DA-20-014
    Research Supplements to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research (Admin Supp – Clinical Trial Not Allowed) PA-20-166
    Long-Term Effects of Disasters on Health Care Systems Serving Health Disparity Populations PA-20-172
  • Donaghue Foundation
    Greater Value Portfolio
  • Foundation for Women’s Wellness
    FWW Research Awards
  • Announced the week of 04/20/20
  • CDC
    Enhancing Disease Detection in Newborns: Building Capacity in Public Health Laboratories CDC-RFA-EH20-2004
  • NIH
    Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Administrative Supplements for Development of Risk-Stratified Cancer Survivorship Care Algorithms NOT-CA-20-038
    Firearm Injury and Mortality Prevention Research (R61 Clinical Trial Optional) PAR-20-143
    The Intersection of Sex and Gender Influences on Health and Disease (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) RFA-OD-19-029
  • HRSA
    Limited Submission-Telehealth Focused Rural Health Research Center Program HRSA-20-023
  • Announced the week of 04/13/20
  • AHRQ
    Special Emphasis Notice (SEN): AHRQ Announces Interest in Research on Improving Organizational Health Literacy to Prevent and Manage Chronic Disease NOT-HS-20-009
  • NIH
    Limited Submission Addressing Racial Disparities in Maternal Mortality and Morbidity (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) RFA-MD-20-008
    Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): The Application of Big Data Analytics to Drug Abuse Research NOT-DA-19-041
    Firearm Injury and Mortality Prevention Research (R61 Clinical Trial Optional) PAR-20-143
  • Lung Cancer Research Foundation
    LCRF Pilot Grant Program supports high-risk, high-reward research projects investigating a wide variety of topics related to lung cancer.
  • Announced the week of 04/06/20
  • CDC
    Reducing the burden of parasitic infections in the United States through evidence-based prevention and control activities CDC-RFA-GH20-2083
  • NIH
    Pilot and Feasibility Clinical and Translational Research Studies in Digestive Diseases and Nutrition (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) PA-18-903
    Exploratory/Developmental Clinical Research Grants in Obesity (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) PA-18-720
    Notice of Special Interest: Health Services Research on Minority Health and Health Disparities (R01- Clinical Trial Optional) NOT-MD-20-011
    Notice of Intent: New Funding Opportunity Announcement to Support Novel, High-Impact Studies Evaluating Health System and Healthcare Professional Responsiveness to COVID-19 NOT-HS-20-008
    Notice of Special Interest: NIEHS Worker Training Program Coronavirus and Infectious Disease Response Training (Admin Supp Clinical Trial Not Allowed) NOT-ES-20-014
  • Announced the week of 03/30/20
  • CDC
    National Center of Excellence for the Prevention of Childhood Agricultural Injury RFA-OH-20-007
    Expanding Efforts and Strategies to Protect and Improve Public Health in Kenya CDC-RFA-GH20-2115
    Strengthening environmental health capacity (EHC) to detect, prevent, and control environmental health hazards through data-driven, evidence-based approaches CDC-RFA-EH20-2005
  • NIH
    Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Human Molecular Genetics of Substance Use Disorders (NOT-DA-20-030)
    Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Effects of Cannabis Use and Cannabinoids on the Developing Brain (NOT-DA-20-039
  • National Collaborative on Gun Violence Research
    Funding Opportunity to Study the Impact of Gun Policy on Legal Gun Users
  • Announced the week of 03/23/20
  • NIH
    Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Competitive Revisions for Firearms Injury and Mortality Prevention Research NOT-OD-20-089
    Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Availability of Administrative Supplements for Research to address cancer control research in Geographically Underserved Areas NOT-CA-20-035
    NIH Exploratory/Developmental Research Grant Program (Parent R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) PA-19-053
  • Gates Foundation
    Grand Challenges and Grand Challenges Explorations
  • RWJF
    Global Ideas for U.S. Solutions: Cities Taking Action to Address Health, Equity, and Climate Change
  • Announced the week of 03/16/20
  • NIH
    Limited Submission Nutrition Obesity Research Centers (NORCs) (P30 Clinical Trial Optional) RFA-DK-19-002
    Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Harnessing computational tools for sophisticated analyses of Substance Use Disorder-related behaviors NOT-DA-20-017
  • Iowa Cancer Consortium
    Iowa Cancer Plan Implementation Grants The invitation for proposals is intended to fund collaborative projects to address identified gaps in Iowa’s cancer prevention and control efforts.
  • PCORI
    Phased Large Awards for Comparative Effectiveness Research
    Addressing Disparities, Assessment of Options, Communication and Dissemination Research, Improving Healthcare Systems
  • Announced the week of 03/09/20
  • CDC
    Immunization Barriers in the United States: Targeting Medicaid Partnerships CDC-RFA-IP20-2001
  • Michael J. Fox Foundation
    Investigating Environmental Factors that Increase the Risk for Parkinson’s Disease
  • EPA
    Limited Submission National Environmental Education and Training Program EPA-OA-EE-20-11
  • Breast Cancer Alliance
    Limited Submission Exceptional Project Grant 2021 or Young Investigator Grants 2021
  • Robert Wood Johnson FoundationPolicies for Action (P4A) to generate actionable evidence about how, and how well, laws and policies work to promote population health, well-being, and equity—the data and information that can guide legislators and other policymakers.
  • Announced the week of 03/02/20
  • CDC
    Research Grants to Prevent Firearm-Related Violence and Injuries (R01) RFA-CE-20-006
    Grants to Support New Investigators in Conducting Research Related to Preventing Interpersonal Violence Impacting Children and Youth RFA-CE-20-002
    Enhancing Global Health Security: Expanding Efforts and Strategies to Protect and Improve Public Health Globally CDC-RFA-GH20-2110
    Improving Adult Vaccination Coverage through Partnerships with Providers and National Organizations CDC-RFA-IP20-2002
  • Announced the week of 02/24/20
  • NIH
    Limited Submission- Childhood Asthma in Urban Settings -Clinical Research Centers (U01 Clinical Trial Optional) RFA-AI-19-073
    Shared Instrumentation Grant (SIG) Program (S10 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) PAR-20-113
  • USDA
    Distance Learning and Telemedicine Grants RUS-20-01-DLT
  • Mallinckrodt Foundation
    Limited Submission-Mallinckrodt Foundation Grant Program 2020  First to fourth year tenure track faculty with no current R01 funding studying: Medical Treatment, Disease, Medical Education, Disease Prevention, Biomedical Research (Multidisciplinary)
  • The Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center (FOEDRC) at the University of Iowa
    Catalyst Grants or Seed Grants
  • Announced the week of 02/17/20
  • HRSA
    Limited submission-Telehealth Network Grant Program HRSA-20-036
  • NIH
    Linking the Provider Recommendation to Adolescent HPV Vaccine Uptake PAR-19-360 R01 and PAR-19-358 R21
    Effectiveness Trials for Post-Acute Interventions and Services to Optimize Longer-term Outcomes (R34 Clinical Trial Required) PAR-18-431 R34 and PAR-18-430 R01
  • NIJ
    Investigator-Initiated Research and Evaluation of Firearms Violence, Fiscal Year 2020 NIJ-2020-17327
  • William T. Grant Foundation
    William T. Grant Scholars Program supports career development for promising early-career researchers. To support research to improve the lives of young people ages 5-25 in the United States with two Focus areas: Reducing Inequality or Improving the Use of Research Evidence-Limited Submission one application per college
  • Announced the week of 02/10/20
  • DOD
    Tick-Borne Disease Research Program (TBDRP) to support innovative, high-impact tick-borne disease research.
    Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program to support innovative, high-impact cancer research Several Award Mechanisms
  • NIH
    Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Dissemination and Implementation Science for Cancer Prevention and Control in Low Resource Environments NOT-CA-20-025
    Summer Research Education Experience Program several centers participating: NIDA, NIEHS, NINDS, NIAAA (R25 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) PAR-19-197
    Limited Submission-Rural Communities Opioid Response Program-Implementation HRSA-20-031
    Behavioral & Integrative Treatment Development Program PAR-19-212 R01 and PAR-19-213 R34
  • Announced the week of 02/03/20
  • NIH
    Mobile Health: Technology and Outcomes in Low and Middle Income Countries (R21/R33 – Clinical Trial Optional) PAR-19-376
    Mechanisms of Disparities in Chronic Liver Diseases and Cancer (R01- Clinical Trial Not Allowed) PAR-20-088
    Central and Peripheral Control of Balance in Older Adults (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) RFA-AG-21-011
    Notice of Special Interest: HEAL Supplements to Improve the Treatment and Management of Common Co-occurring Conditions and Suicide Risk in People Affected by the Opioid Crisis NOT-MH-20-025
    Early-Stage Development of Informatics Technologies for Cancer Research and Management (U01 Clinical Trial Optional) RFA-CA-20-008
  • Announced the week of 01/27/20
  • NIH
    NIMH Short Courses for Mental Health Related Research (R25 -Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed) PAR-20-096
    Development of Innovative Informatics Methods and Algorithms for Cancer Research and Management (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) RFA-CA-20-007
    HEAL Initiative: Pragmatic and Implementation Studies for the Management of Pain to Reduce Opioid Prescribing (PRISM) (UG3/UH3, Clinical Trials Optional) RFA-AT-20-004
    Patient Safety in the Context of Perinatal, Neonatal, and Pediatric Care (R03 – Clinical Trial Optional) PA-18-791
  • American Cancer Society
    RFA: The Role of Health Policy and Health Insurance in Improving Access to and Performance of Cancer Prevention, Early Detection, and Treatment Services
  • Announced the week of 01/20/20
  • NIH
    Research Answers to National Cancer Institute’s (NCI) Provocative Questions (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) RFA-CA-20-004
    Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Administrative Supplement for Continuity of Biomedical and Behavioral Research Among First-Time Recipients of NIH Research Project Grant Awards NOT-OD-20-055
    Notice of Special Interest: Development of Statistical, Population Genetics and Computational Methods Related to Polygenic Prediction of Health and Disease in Diverse Populations NOT-HG-20-010
    Secondary Analysis of Existing Datasets in Heart, Lung, and Blood Diseases and Sleep Disorders (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) PAR-20-078
  • CDC
    Conducting Public Health Research in South America RFA-GH-20-005
  • Announced the week of 01/13/20
  • NIH
    Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Predoctoral Fellowship to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research (Parent F31 -Diversity) PA-19-196
    Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Postdoctoral Fellowship (Parent F32) PA-19-188
    Obesity and Asthma: Awareness and Self- Management (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) PA-18-379
    Alcohol and Other Substance Use Research Education Programs for Health Professionals (R25 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) PAR-19-207
    Fertility Status as a Marker for Overall Health PA-17-091 R01 and PA-17-092 R21
  • AHRQ
    Special Emphasis Notice (SEN): Health Services Research Priorities for Improving Diagnostic Safety and Quality NOT-HS-20-004