Research Management Group (RMG)

Calendar of Funding Opportunities

This webpage contains a calendar of mostly foundation and association biomedical and bioscience funding opportunities that are primarily for faculty with PI eligibility (those with UTL, MCL, and NTLR faculty appointments). Clinician Educator (CE) faculty must submit and receive approval for a CE faculty PI waiver through their RPM.


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October
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  Proposals accepted on an ongoing basis

 
Sponsor Deadline 
Sponsor
Disease Focus Eligibility
Name of Grant,
Amount of funding,
Link to the guidelines

January
 
Letter of intent (required):
Jan.

Full proposal by invitation only

(see also May and Aug.)
William T. Grant Foundation Address issues that have compelling relevance for theory, policy, and/or practice affecting the settings of youth ages 8 to 25 in the United States

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Research Grants-Reducing Inequality
$100K-$600K for 2-3 yrs
Research Grants-Improving the use of research evidence
$100K to $1M for 2-3 yrs
Officers’ Research Grants for both initiatives
up to $25K for 2-4 yrs
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Limited award: only one applicant per category:
Internal Cancer Institute deadline:
Jan.


Sponsor: LOI:
Jan.

Full application: April (by invitation)
St. Baldrick's Foundation childhood cancer See the guidelines Award Mechanisms
Research grants
Scholar (career development) grant
Supportive Care Research grant
International Research Scholar
Internal submission guidelines
Jan. 2019 TBA CURE Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy neuroscience; epilepsy Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver
Cure Epilepsy Award
$250,000 total over 2 yrs
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Jan. 2019 TBA CURE Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy neuroscience; epilepsy Senior postdoctoral fellow

Clinical fellow, Neurology resident

Assist. Prof. with PI eligibility or CE Assist. Prof. (with a PI waiver) within one year of having completed postdoctoral training


Taking Flight Award 
$100,000 for 1 yr
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Jan. 2019 TBA CURE Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy neuroscience; epilepsy Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver
Innovator Award
$50,000 for 1 yr
More >>
Limited Program

Internal deadline (for all schools):
Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation identify outstanding inventors who harness science and technology to enhance the conduct of scientific research, strengthen environmental conservation, or improve the experience and outcomes of patient care. Stanford faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver


Applicants must be within 10 years of receiving their terminal degree in their field (Ph.D. or M.D.
Moore Inventor Fellows
$675K over 3 years
No citizenship requirement
Internal submission guidelines
Limited Program

Internal deadline (for all schools):
Jan. 14, 2019
W.M. Keck Foundation Research Program Faculty with PI eligibility across the natural and earth sciences, engineering, and medicine at all ranks are eligible. Keck has a stated interest in interdisciplinary research, thus proposals may also come from a team of faculty across departments, disciplines, or schools. Faculty with PI eligibility Keck Concept Paper
No citizenship restriction
Internal submission guidelines
Jan. 14, 2019

International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation (ISHLT) Cardiovascular disease; heart and lung transplantation

Assist. Prof. with PI eligibility (see other criteria)

CE assist. prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

ISHLT membership required

Norman E. Shumway Career Development Award
$80,000 per year x 2 yrs
Joel D. Cooper Career Development Award
$80,000 per year x 2 yrs
No citizenship requirement
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Jan. 14, 2019 International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation (ISHLT) Cardiovascular disease; heart and lung transplantation

Assist. Prof. with PI eligibility (see other criteria)

CE assist. prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

ISHLT membership required

Joel D. Cooper Career Development Award
$80,000 per year x 2 yrs
No citizenship requirement
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Jan. 14, 2019 International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation (ISHLT) Cardiovascular disease; heart and lung transplantation

Assist. Prof. with PI eligibility (see other criteria)

CE assist. prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

ISHLT membership required

O.H. Frazier Award in MCS Translational Research Sponsored by Medtronic
$65,000 for 1 yr.
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Jan. 15, 2019

Hearing Health Foundation

neuroscience; hearing health Assist. Prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Emerging Research Grants
Up to $30,000 for 1 year
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Jan. 15, 2019 American Association for the Study of Liver Disease (AASLD)  liver disease; hepatology

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

investigators who have recently submitted an NIH R or other federally-funded equivalent award and have received competitive scores on their proposal, but were not funded


Bridge Award-Cycle II
AASLD membership required.
More >>
Letter of intent (required): 
Jan. 15, 2019

Full proposal:
March 1, 2019

FARA-Friedreich's Ataxia Research Alliance

neuroscience; ataxia

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Keith Michael Andrus Memorial Award
$150K/yr for 1-2 yrs
More >>

Letter of intent (LOI):
Jan. 15, 2019

Full proposal by invitation only: June 1, 2019

(see also April 15, Oct. 15)
Whitehall Foundation Neuroscience; Basic biological research in neurobiology

Assist. prof.
with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Grant-in-Aid
$30K for 1 yr
More >>
Letter of intent (LOI):
Jan. 15, 2019

Full proposal by invitation only: June 1, 2019

(see also April 15, Oct. 15)
Whitehall Foundation Neuroscience; Basic biological research in neurobiology

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Research Grants
$30-$75K/yr for up to 3 yrs
More >>
Letter of intent: Jan. 15, 2018

Full proposal (by invitation only):
March 1, 2018
FARA-Friedreich's Ataxia Research Alliance neuroscience; ataxia

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Keith Michael Andrus Cardiac Research Award
$150K/yr for 1-2 yrs
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Jan. 18, 2019 via proposal central Arthritis National Research Foundation arthritis

Assist. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

All Arthritis Grant Program (Arthritis, Rheumatology, and associated Autoimmune diseases)
Up to $100,000 for 1 year
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Jan. 18, 2019 via proposal central Arthritis National Research Foundation arthritis; Ankylosing Spondylitis Applicants must be newer M.D. and/ or Ph.D. applicants at early stages in their career (equivalent to assistant professor/instructor/senior post-docs).

Ankylosing Spondylitis Grant Program
Up to $100K for 1 year
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Jan. 18, 2019 via proposal central Arthritis National Research Foundation

National Psoriasis Foundation

arthritis; psoriasis Applicants must be newer M.D. and/ or Ph.D. applicants at early stages in their career (equivalent to assistant professor/instructor/senior post-docs).

The Psoriatic Arthritis Grant Program
Up to $100K for 1 year
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Jan. 18, 2019 via proposal central Arthritis National Research Foundation

American Federation for Aging Research
arthritis; aging

Assist. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

The Arthritis & Aging Grant Program
Up to $100,000 for 1 year
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Jan. 18, 2019 National Psoriasis Foundation psoriasis

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Discovery Grants
$75K for 1 yr (preliminary and “proof of concept” studies
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Jan. 18, 2019 National Psoriasis Foundation psoriasis graduate students 

postdoctoral researchers, fellows

research associates

instructors

Early Career Research Grantup to $50K for 1 year
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Jan. 18, 2019 National Psoriasis Foundation psoriasis

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Translational Grants up to $100K per year x 2 yrs
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Letter of intent (required):
Jan.

Full proposal (by inviation):
Feb.


Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation neuroscience; Alzheimer's disease

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Drug Discovery
$150K-$600K for 1-2 years
-PACT-Program to Accelerate Clinical Trials (PACT)
up to $1.5 milion
Biomarker Development
$150K-$600K for 1-2 years
Prevention Beyond the Pipeline
$50K-$100K for epidemiological analyses
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Limited Program

Stanford Neuroscienc Institue internal deadline:
Jan. TBA
The Dana Foundation Neuroscience; human brain or brain-immune functioning or malfunctioning Stanford assistant professors and associate professors (within the first few years of their appointment) with PI eligibility (UTL, MCL, and NTLR appts)

CE assistant and associate professors with CE faculty PI waiver

Senior investigators (full professors with PI eligibility or CE full professors with an approved CE faculty waiver )can submit an internal proposal if the project represents a new direction for them.
David Mahoney Neuroimaging Program:
Using Brain and Immune Imaging to Improve Human Health
$200K

No citizenship requirement.
Jan. 23, 2019 American Heart Association cardiovascular medicine;

All basic, clinical, translational and population research broadly related to cardiovascular function and disease and stroke, or to related clinical, basic science, bioengineering or biotechnology, and public health problems.

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Transformational Project Award
$100K (including 10% IDC) per year for up to 3 years
Citizenship: US citizens, permanent residents and individuals with certain visa
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Jan. TBA American Thyroid Association thyroid function and disease. Topics include thyroid cancer)

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Applicants must have less than 6 years past their postdoctoral research experience

ATA Research Grants
up to $25K for up to 2 yrs
More >>
Letter of intent (required):
Jan. 25, 2019

Full proposal(by invitation only) deadline:
July 31, 2019

Larry L. Hillblom Foundation
(1) Diabetes Mellitus and its complications including studies of normal glucose metabolism

(2) Age-related chronic or degenerative disorders of the brain or vision including such studies of the healthy aging processes.
Faculty with PI eligibility Network Grant
$300,000 per year x 4 years
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Jan. 25, 2019 Larry L. Hillblom Foundation
(1) Diabetes Mellitus and its complications including studies of normal glucose metabolism; and

(2) Age-related chronic or degenerative disorders of the brain or vision including such studies of the healthy aging processes.

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Start up Grant
$70K per year for 3 yrs
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Jan. 31, 2018 Sarcoma Foundation of America Cancer; sarcoma

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Research Grant
up to $50K
No citizenship requirement
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Jan. 31, 2018 National Pancreas Foundation pancreatic diseases (adults and children); Studies intended to advance knowledge in the areas of pancreatic carcinoma, and all forms of pancreatitis

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

No citizenship requirement

Research Grant
$50K for 1 yr
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Jan. 31, 2018 Larry L. Hillblom Foundation 1) Diabetes Mellitus and its complications including studies of normal glucose metabolism; or

2) Age-related chronic or degenerative disorders of the brain or vision including such studies of the healthy aging processes.

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Start up grants
$70K/ yr for up to 3 yrs (the host institution must provide $30K/yr x 3 yrs)
No citizenship requirement
More >>
February
Letter of intent (required) deadline:  
Feb. 1, 2019

Full proposal by invitation only


Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation anesthesia

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Investigator-initiated Research Grant Program$150,000 for a study to be conducted over a maximum of 2 years
No citizenship restriction
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Letter of intent (required):
Feb. 1, 2019

Full proposal by invitation only:
March 18, 2019
Leukemia Research Foundation cancer, leukemia, lymphoma, MDS, and multiple myeloma

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Hollis Brownstein Research Grant Program-New Investigators
$100K x 1 yr
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Letter of intent (required) deadline:
Feb. 1, 2019

Full proposal deadline:
March 1, 2019

(See LOI: Aug. 1)


A-T Children’s Project Neuroscience, A-T (ataxia-telangiectasia)

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Research Grant
$75K for 1-2 years
No citizenship restricition
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Letter of intent (required) deadline:
Feb. 1, 2019

Full proposal deadline:
March 1, 2019

(see LOI: August 1)
A-T Children’s Project Neuroscience, A-T (ataxia-telangiectasia) Post docs with one year experience or less post degree are eligible and must be nominated for this award by their principal investigator (PI)**

**Eligibility: the PI is the faculty member with PI eligibility
A-T Postdoctoral Fellowship
$30K-$40K/yr for 2 yrs
No citizenship restriction
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Letter intent:
Feb. 1, 2018

Full proposal:
April 15, 2018
Hereditary Disease Foundation Neuroscience; Hungtington's Disease; PIs must be established investigators with expertise in areas of biology with particular relevance for the pathogenesis of HD; current focus: current focus is on late-stage validation of mechanisms of HD pathogenesis with therapeutic potential.

Faculty with PI eligiblity

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Basic Research Grants
Up to $75,000 for 1 year
No citizenship requirement
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Feb. Brain and Behavior Reseearch Foundation neuroscience; Basic and/or clinical investigators are supported, but research must be relevant to serious brain and behavior disorders such as schizophrenia, mood disorders, anxiety disorders or child and adolescent mental illnesses. To enable promising investigators to either extend research fellowship training or begin careers as independent research faculty (assist. prof. with PI eligibility) Young Investigator Grant
$35K per year x 2 years
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Letter of intent (required) deadline:
Feb.
via proposal central

Full proposal (by invitation only): April via proposal central
American Cancer Society cancer, faculty with PI eligibility who have made seminal contributions that have changed the direction of basic cancer research.

Mid-career faculty

Mid-career CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Research Professor Grant
$80K/yr direct costs for 5 years (2 to be awarded)
No citizenship requirement
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Letter of intent (required):
Feb. 1, 2019


Full proposal (by invitation only):
April 1, 2019
FARA-Friedreich's Ataxia Research Alliance Neuroscience; ataxia

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

General Research Grant
$150K/yr x 1-2 yrs
Additional Research Grant Subtype: Postdoctoral Trainee and Ph.D. Students (PI= faculty member)
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Feb. 1, 2019 AALAS Grants for Laboratory Animal Science (GLAS) Program laboratory animal science

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Small grant: $7500 for 1 yr.
Standard grant: $50,000 for 1 yr
PI must be an AALS member
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Letter of intent deadline:
Feb. 7, 2019

Full proposal deadline:
March 14, 2019

Tobacco-related Disease Research Program (TRDRP) of California Priority areas:Tobacco-related health disparities
Cancer prevention, treatment, and biology
Cardiovascular and cerebrovascular diseases
Environmental exposure and toxicology
Neuroscience of nicotine addiction and treatment
Oral diseases and dental health
Pulmonary biology and lung diseases
State and local tobacco control policy research

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Community Practice-based Research Planning Award
$200K/yr x 2 yrs

Community Practice-based Implementation Award $500,000/yr x 3 year

No citizenship requirement
More >>
Letter of intent deadline:
Feb. 7, 2019

Full proposal deadline:
March 14, 2019
Tobacco-related Disease Research Program (TRDRP) of California Priority areas: Tobacco-related health disparities
Cancer prevention, treatment, and biology
Cardiovascular and cerebrovascular diseases
Environmental exposure and toxicology
Neuroscience of nicotine addiction and treatment
Oral diseases and dental health
Pulmonary biology and lung diseases
State and local tobacco control policy research

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

High Impact Research Project Award
$250K/yr x 3 yrs

High Impact Pilot Research Award
$200K/yr x 2 yrs

No citizenship requirement
More >>
Letter of intent deadline:
Feb. 7, 2019

Full proposal deadline:
March 14, 2019
Tobacco-related Disease Research Program (TRDRP) of California Priority areas: Tobacco-related health disparities
Cancer prevention, treatment, and biology
Cardiovascular and cerebrovascular diseases
Environmental exposure and toxicology
Neuroscience of nicotine addiction and treatment
Oral diseases and dental health
Pulmonary biology and lung diseases
State and local tobacco control policy research

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Applicants must be within 5 years of completing formal postdoctoral training degree or since the doctoral degree if no postdoctoral training

Must devote at least 50% of their research effort each year to activities supported by this award.

New Investigator Award
$200K/yr x 3 yrs

No citizenship requirement
More >>
Limited submission program

Internal deadline:
Feb.
Donald E. and Delia B. Baxter Foundation Applicants must be involved in basic or clinical research which has the potential for translation. Stanford School of Medicine assist. prof. with UTL, MCL, or NTLR appts. Faculty Scholar Award
$75K-$100K gift award
Internal submission guidelines
Feb. 4, 2019 American Society of Transplant Surgeons (ASTS) solid organ transplantation Faculty with PI eligibility

CE Faculty (with an approved CE faculty PI waiver)
ASTS Faculty Development Grant
$50K/yr x 2 yrs
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Feb. 4, 2019 American Society of Transplant Surgeons (ASTS) solid organ transplantation Assist. Prof with PI eligibility

CE assist. prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

ASTS Collaborative Scientist Grant
$50K/yr x 2 yrs
More >>
Feb. 6, 2019

(see also May)
Venture Well Our E-Team Program gives college students the chance to move new tech ideas out of the lab and classroom and into the marketplace.
Stage 1 funding; $5,000- to attend a three-day strategy mapping workshop, VentureLab1
Stage 2 funding: up to $20,000 + workshop (VentureLab 2) + coaching + network (and includes tactical coaching)
Stage 3 funding: up to $50,000 VentureWell program investment opportunity
You must apply for Stage 1 funding first.
PI: faculty with PI eligibility E-Teams
No citizenship requirement
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Feb. 1, 2019 Sjögren’s Syndrome Foundation Research Sjögren’s Syndrome: This is an auto-immune disease which involves an individual's white blood cells attacking moisture-producing glands. (Symptoms involve dry eyes and dry mouth.)

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Research grants
$15K to $50K per year for 2 yrs.
No citizenship restriction but research must be conducted at an institution in the U.S..
More >>

Letter of intent (required):
Feb.

Full proposal (by invitation only):
May

Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network Bladder cancer

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Bladder Cancer Innovation Award
$300K total direct research expenses over 2 yrs (one award to be made)
More >>
Feb. 8, 2019 National Kidney Foundation nephrology; kidney disease

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility (nephrologists)

CE Assist. Prof.with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

NKF Young Investigator Grant
$35K for 1 year
More >>

Feb. 8, 2019 National Kidney Foundation nephrology; kidney disease

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility (nephrologists)

CE Assist. Prof.with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Satellite Dialysis Young Investigator Grant
$35K for 1 year
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Feb. 9, 2018 Lupus Research Institute Lupus

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Novel Research Grants (NRG)
up to $100,000/year total costs for up to 3 years

Target Identification in Lupus (TIL):
up to $200,000/year total costs for up to 3 years
No citizenship requirement
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Feb. 9, 2018 The Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract surgery-alimentary tract (digestive tract)

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility (general surgeons)

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

SSAT Career Development Award for Clinical/Outcomes/Educaton Research
$20K/yr x 2 yrs
No citizenship requirement
More >>
Letter of intent: Feb. 19, 2018 California National Primate Research Center at UC Davis Pilot projects that address biomedical/translational research topics across the nonhuman primate lifespan and include CNPRC scientific research unit areas (Brain, Mind and Behavior, Infectious Diseases, Reproductive Sciences and Regenerative Medicine, Respiratory Diseases) are requested.

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Requests for Letters of Intent for Pilot Projects
$50K for 1 year
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Letter of intent (required):
Feb. 11, 2019

Full proposal (by invtation only):
May 13, 2019
North American Spine Society (NASS) neuroscience; any spine-related basic, clinical or translational proposal

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Applicants do not need to be NASS members

NASS Research Grants
$20K-$40K per year for 1-2 years
No citizenship requirement
More >>
Letter of intent (required):
Feb. 11, 2019

Full proposal (by invtation only):
May 13, 2019
North American Spine Society (NASS) neuroscience; supports research of disc-related and/or neuropathic back pain by nonsurgical techniques.

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Applicants do not need to be NASS members

NASS Nontraditional Nonsurgical Treatment Grants
$20K-$40K per year for 1-2 years
No citizenship requirement
More >>
Letter of intent (required):
Feb. 11, 2019

Full proposal (by invtation only):
May 13, 2019
North American Spine Society (NASS) neuroscience; any spine-related basic, clinical or translational proposal

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Instructors, Clinical Instructors, Academic staff-research

MD applicants within 5 years of their training
PhD applicants must be within 5 years of their postdoctoral training

NASS Young Investigator Grants
$20K-$40K per year for 1-2 years
No citizenship requirement
More >>
Feb. 15, 2019

(see also August)

Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research anesthesiology; anesthesia education

Anesthesiologists-faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Research in Education Grant
$50K/yr x 2 yrs
More >>
Feb. 15, 2019

(see also August 15)

Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research anesthesiology

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Applicants must have completed their core anesthesiology residency training within the past 10 years

Mentored Research Training Grants: Basic Science, Clinical or Translational Science, Health Services Research
The MRTG is a two-year, $250,000 award
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Feb. Pancreatic Cancer Action Network pancreatic cancer

Supports translational and clinically relevant projects that are identified as next steps for our Precision Promise initiative

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Precision Medicine Targeted Grant
up to $1 million
No citizenship requirement
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Feb. The Marfan Foundation basic and clinical research in Marfan syndrome which impacts connective tissue

Assist. Prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver


Applicants must have less than seven years experience in a faculty position and have never received an NIH R-01 grant award

Early Investigator Grant Program
$37,500 yr x 2 years
No citizenship requirement.
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Letter of intent (required) deadline:
Feb.
via proposal central

Full proposal (by invitation only):
May
via proposal central
LUNGevity cancer-lung

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

LUNGevity Career Development Awards for Translation Research (lung cancer)
Maximum of $300,000 ($100K/yr x 3 years)
No citizenship restriction
More >>
Limited program
Internal Deadline (for all schools):
Feb.
The David and Lucile Packard Foundation natural sciences and engineering; physics, chemistry, mathematics, biology, astronomy, computer science, earth science, ocean science, and all branches of engineering Assist. prof. with PI eligibility Packard Fellowships for Science and Engineering
$875,000 over 5 years
Internal Submission guidelines
Feb. Pancreatic Cancer Action Network pancreatic cancer

Supports studies utilizing NCI/NIDDK cohort or new onset diabetics with high risk for sporadic pancreatic cancer; projects will focus on blood biomarkers

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Early Detection Targeted Grant
up to $1 million
No citizenship requirement
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Feb. 15, 2019 The Esther A. and Joseph Klingenstein Fund Neuroscience; young investigators engaged in basic or clinical research that may lead to a better understanding of neurological and psychiatric disorders.

Assist. prof. with tenure-track appt. (UTL appt) within 4 years of their first tenure-track appt. (between July 1, 2015 to July 1, 2019)

See the guidelines for additional criteria

Klingenstein-Simons Fellowship Award in the Neurosciences
$225K over 3 years
U.S. citizenship is not a requirement, but it is expected that candidates will be permanent residents of the U.S. and that their research will be carried out in U.S. institutions (early career award exception to RPH 1.8)
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Feb. 19, 2019 The Emergency Medicine Foundation emergency medicine Faculty with PI eligibility Research Grants (to be published in Nov. 2018)
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Feb. New York Stem Cell Foundation used for exploring the basic biology and translational potential of stem cells Assist. prof. with tenure track or equivalent positions* who are within 5 years of starting their assistant professor faculty position on June 1, 2018.

(*the sponsor has approved both our assist. prof. with MCL and UTL faculty appointments)
NYSCF- Robertson Stem Cell Investigator Award
$1.5M total direct costs over 5 yrs
No citizenship restriction
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Feb. New York Stem Cell Foundation foster truly bold, innovative scientists with the potential to transform the field of neuroscience.

Applicants need not be working in areas related to stem cells.
Assist. prof. with tenure track or equivalent positions* who are within 5 years of starting their assistant professor faculty position on June 1, 2018.

(*the sponsor has approved both our assist. prof. with MCL and UTL faculty appointments)
NYSCF -Robertson Neuroscience Investigator Awards
$1.5M total direct costs over 5 yrs.
No citizenship restriction
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Feb. Brain & Behavior Research Foundation Neuroscience: basic, as well as translational and/or clinical investigators; psychiatric disorders such as: schizophrenia; bipolar; mood and anxiety disorders; or early onset brain and behavior disorders.

Advanced postdoctoral fellows

Instructors

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

NARSAD Young Investigator Grant
$35K/yr x 2 yrs
Eligibility: advanced postdoctoral fellows, Instructors and assist. prof. with PI eligibility and CE assist. prof. (with an approved CE faculty PI waiver)
No citizen restriction
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Feb. The Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract general surgey-health care disparities

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Health Care Disparities Research Award
$20K/yr x 2 yrs
No citizenship requirement
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Phase I proposal (1-2 page proposal) deadline (required):
Feb.

Phase II proposals (by invitation only) deadline:
May
Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy (PML) Consortium PML is a serious but rare infection of the central nervous system caused by lytic destruction of oligodendrocytes by the JC polyoma virus.

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Grants
up to $300K over 2 yrs
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Feb. 28, 2019 International OCD Foundation Neuroscience; nature, causes and treatment of OCD and related disorders

Graduate Students, Postdoctoral fellows, Instructors, Clinical Instructors with mentors

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver


Young Investigator Award
Up to $50K total over 3-5 years
More >>
Download a PDF file of the guidelines
Feb. 28, 2019 International OCD Foundation Neuroscience; nature, causes and treatment of OCD and related disorders Faculty with PI eligibility Innovator Awards
up to $300K over 3 yrs
More >>
Download a PDF file of the guidelines
Feb. 28, 2019 International OCD Foundation Neuroscience; nature, causes and treatment of OCD and related disorders Faculty with PI eligibility Breakthrough Award
$500K over 3 yrs (1 award to be made)
More >>
Download a PDF file of the guidelines
Two-page phase one proposals: Feb. TBA;

Phase II proposals by invitation only
Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy (PML) Consortium
Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Grants
up to $300K over 2 yrs
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Feb. Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network (BCAN) bladder cancer

Senior Postdoctoral Fellow (submit through your RPM)

Instructor

Research Associate,

Assistant Prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Young Investigator Awards
$50K for 1 yr
U.S. or Canadian citizens or permanent residents or applicants with a valid work visa in an instituton in the U.S. or Canada.

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Feb. Bay Area Lyme Foundation Lyme disease; infectious diseases; neuroscience, muscular

Associate Professors & Full professors with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Applicants must not have not worked in Lyme Disease research.

Emerging Leader Awards
$250,000 ELA Grant
No citizenship restriction
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Feb. Bay Area Lyme Foundation Lyme disease; infectious diseases; neuroscience, muscular

Postdoctoral Fellows

Assist. Prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Instructors, Clinical Instructors

Emerging Leader Awards
$100,000 ELA Gran
t (2 to be awarded)
No citizenship restriction
More >>
March

Letter of intent (required):
March 1, 2019 via proposal central

Full proposal:
TBA via proposal central

Muscular Dystrophy Association MDA neuroscience; neuromuscular disease Faculty with PI eligibility Discovery Research Grants$100K per year for 1-3 years
No citizenship restriction
More >>
March 1, 2018

(see also Oct.)
American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS) Research Foundation surgery; colorectal; mentored career development award

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility;

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

colorectal surgeons

Career Development Grant
$75K/yr x 2 years
No citizenship requirement
More >>
March 1, 2018 American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS) Research Foundation Surgery; colorectal;

This grant will focus on providing support to clinical investigators in the United States or Canada who would like to participate in research outside the United States or Canada, including US investigator engagement in global health research projects focused in colorectal surgery. Additionally, funding will be considered to support clinical investigators from outside the United States and Canada who would like to participate in research in the United States or Canada.

Faculty with PI eligibiliy;

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

clinical investigators

International Fellowship Grant
$50K for 1 yr
No citizenship restriction
More >>
March 1, 2018

(see also Oct.)
American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS) Research Foundation surgery; colorectal;

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Limited Project Grant
up to $50K for 1 yr
No citizenship requirement
More >>
March 1, 2018 The Aneurysm and AVM Foundation neuroscience; cerebral vascular disease For projects related to the understanding of the mechanisms of cerebral vascular disease as they related to aneurysms, AVMs, and complex vascular malformations. Basic science, clinical care and epidemiological studies are accepted. Adult and/or pediatric patients.

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Cerebrovascular Research Grant
$25,000
No citizenship requirement but investigators must be from U.S. and Canadian institutions.
More >>

Letter of intent (required) deadline:
March

Full proposal (by invitation only): April

Alzheimer's Association neuroscience; Alzheimer's disease

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Research Grant
up to $150K total costs over 3 yrs
No citizenship requirement
More >>

Letter of intent (required) deadline:
March

Full proposal (by invitation only): April

Alzheimer's Association neuroscience; Alzheimer's disease

Faculty with PI eligibility from groups underrepresented in biomedical and behavioral sciences.

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Applicants must be less than 10 years past their doctoral or post residency (MD or DO) or new to Alzheimer's disease research

Research Grant to Promote Diversity
up to $150K total costs over 3 yrs
No citizenship requirement
More >>

Letter of intent (required) deadline:
March

Full proposal (by invitation only): April

Alzheimer's Association neuroscience; Alzheimer's disease

Established faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Applicants must have contributed significantly to Alzheimer's disease (AD)research; contributed to other areas and are now beginning to focus on problems re: AD; and are likely to make substantial contributions in the future

Zenith Award
up to $450K total costs over 3 yrs
No citizenship requirement
More >>
March 1, 2018 Melanoma Research Foundation cancer, melanoma

Assoc. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assoc. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Applicants must be established melanoma researchers or

Researchers working in closely related fields who wish to move into melanoma research.

Established investigator Award
$100K/yr x 2yrs
No citizenship restriction but research must be conducted in the U.S.
More >>
March 1, 2018 Melanoma Research Foundation cancer, melanoma

Instructors

Research associates

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assit. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Postdoctoral fellows must have less than 5 years of postdoctoral experience

Career Development Award
$50K/yr x 2yrs
No citizenship restriction but research must be conducted in the U.S.
More >>
March 1, 2018 Foundation Fighting Blindness vision ressearch; retinal degenerative diseases (RDDs), i.e., inherited orphan retinal degenerative diseases and non-exudative age-related macular degeneration.

Clinician-scientists possessing an M.D., D.O., or recognized equivalent foreign degree and who are in their first, second, or third year of a junior faculty appointment are eligible to apply for a CDA.

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Career Development Award
Amount of funding: $75K direct costs /yr x 5 years
More >>

March 1, 2018


(see also
October 1)
American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons-Research Foundation colon and rectal surgery

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Limited project grants
$50K for 1 yr
Applicants must be members of ASCRS
More >>
March 1, 2018

(see also
October 1)
American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons-Research Foundation colon and rectal surgery

Young surgeons-

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Applicants must be within the first 5 years of their faculty appointment


Career Development Grant
$75K per year for 2 yrs
Applicants must be members of ASCRS
More >>
March American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) reproductive medicine

Assis prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

ASRM Research Grant
$10K-$50K
No citizenship requirement
More >>
March American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM)

Society for Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility (SREI)

reproductive medicine

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

SREI- Research Grant
$40K
No citizenship requirement
More >>
March
via proposal central
Lymphoma Research Foundation cancer; Mantle Cell Lymphoma

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Grants
More >>
March 7, 2019
via proposal central
California Breast Cancer Research Program breast cancer; for community based participatory research projects

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver


in collaboration with a Co-PI from a Community Organization

Community Research Collaboration (CRC) awards
CRC Pilot: Up to $150,000 direct costs for 18 months
CRC Full: up to $600,000 direct costs for 3 years
No citizenship restriction
More >>
March 12, 2019 American Parkinson Disease Association (APDA) neuroscience; Parkinson's disease

Instructors

early career assist. prof. with PI eligibility

Early career CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Applicants must be physicians (neurologists) and be no more than 6 years beyond the completion of their clinical training at the time of submission.

George C. Cotzias, MD, Memorial Fellowships
$100K per year x 3 yrs
U.S. citizenship or permanent residency required.
More >>
March 12, 2019 American Parkinson Disease Association (APDA) neuroscience; Parkinson's disease

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Research Grant
$75,000 for 1 year
No citizenship requirement but research must be done in a US institution.
More >>
Limited Submission Program:

Internal Cancer Institute deadline:
March 13, 2018
V Foundation for Cancer Research cancer; research involves either laboratory-based fundamental research or translational cancer research Assistant professors with UTL, MCL, and NTLR faculty appointments

Applicants must have been appointed to their first full-time assistant professor faculty position within the last 5 years
Research Scholar Award
$200,000
Internal submission guidelines
Letter of intent:
March 19, 2019

Full proposal by invitation
Kenneth Rainin Foundation Gastroenterology; inflammatory bowel disease. Basic, clinical or translational research.

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Innovator Award
Up to $200K for 1 year
No citizenship requirement
More >>

March 19, 2018 Prostate Cancer Foundation prostate cancer

Postdoctoral Fellow, Instructor
Clinical Instructor,
Research Associate (submit through your RPM)

Assistant Professor with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver


All applicants must be within should be within six-years following completion of a professional degree or clinical training

Young Investigator Award
$75K/yr x 3 years
No citizenship restriction
More >>
TBA The Klarman Family Foundation neuroscience: underlying biology of anorexia nervosa

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

in institutions in the U.S., Canada and Israel

Eating Disorders Research Grants Program
1 year pilot study: up to $150K inclusive of up to 10% indirect costs
1-3 year research projects of up to $250K per year, inclusive of up to 10% indirect costs
More >>
March 14, 2018 The Sontag Foundation neuroscience; brain tumors; brain cancer research Assist. prof. with UTL faculty appts Distinguished Investigator Award
$600,000 total award ($150K/yr x 4 yrs)
No citizenship requirement
More >>
Online nomination:
March 30, 2018

Full proposal (by invitation only)

March of Dimes Birth defects

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE assist. prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

(see the guidelines for additional criteria)

Basil O’Connor Starter Scholar Research
$150,000 over 2 years
No citizenship requirement
Grant overview webpage >>
Download a PDF file of the guidelines

Letter of intent:
March

Full proposal (by invitation only):
July

Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation and
Harrington Discovery Institute
neuroscience; Alzheimer's disease

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

AADF-Harrington Scholar Award
up to $600K over 2 years
No citizenship restriction
More >>
March 19, 2018 Childhood Brain Tumor Foundation Neuroscience; cancer; brain tumors-pediatric

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Pediatric Brain Tumor Grant $30K/yr for up to 2 yrs (2 awards)

Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma Research Award
Up to $45K (one award)
No citizenship restriction
More >>
March
Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation multiple myeloma

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Senior Research Award $100,000/yr x 2 yrs
More >>
Deadline extended to:

March 20, 2018
Lupus Research Institute Lupus;

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Successful applicants will be outstanding investigators who have demonstrated creativity and productivity in their field of research

Distinguished Investigator Award
$250K/yr x 4 yrs ($1 million)
No citizenship requirement
More >>
March 22, 2018

(see also Sept. 22)
American Epilepsy Society Neuroscience; epilepsy

Associate Professor or above with PI eligibility

CE Assoc. Prof. or above with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Seed Grant Awards
$20,000
No citizenship requirement
More >>
March 25, 2018 PSC Partners Seeking a Cure PSC-primary sclerosing cholangitis, an autoimmune disease that causes the bile ducts inside and outside the liver to become scarred, narrowed, and eventually blocked.

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Research Grants
$30K per year x 2 yrs
More >>
March 25, 2018 PSC Partners Seeking a Cure PSC-primary sclerosing cholangitis, an autoimmune disease that causes the bile ducts inside and outside the liver to become scarred, narrowed, and eventually blocked. The PI must have completed his or her terminal research degree (MD, PhD, or equivalent) or completed clinical training, whichever is later, within the past 5 years. Young investigator award
$40K/yr x 2 yrs
More >>

Pre-proposal: March 26, 2018

Full proposal (by invitation only):
Aug. 6, 2018

Organization for Autism Research neuroscience; autism

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Applied Research Competition Grants
$30,000 over 1-2 years
No citizenship restriction
More >>

Letter of intent (required):
March 27, 2018

Full proposal (by invitation only):
June 28, 2018

The Honorable Tina Brozman Foundation for Ovarian Cancer Research (Tina’s Wish) ovarian cancer

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Individual Investigator Award $100K direct & indirect per yr (2nd year contingent on progress during first year)
No citizenship requirement
More >>
March Alport Syndrome Foundation To fund novel treatments to prevent kidney failure and hearing loss in patients with Alport syndrome-- an inherited disease of the kidney that can also affect inner ear (cochlea) and eye.

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Research grant
No citizenship requirement.
More >>

Date to register to obtain a reference # (required):
March 19, 2018

Letter of intent (required):
March 28, 2018

Human Frontier Science Program supports international preferably intercontinental collaborations in basic life science research.

Faculty -assist. prof. with PI eligibility).

All members of the team must be assist. prof. are within 5 years of their independent (faculty) position but must have obtained their first doctoral degree (Ph.D. or M.D.) not longer than 10 years before the LOI deadline.

Young Investigator Grant
$250K per year for a team of 2; $350K per year for a team of 3; $450K per year for a team of 4 or more Term: 3 years; (see the guidelines for additional information)
No citizenship requirement
Program GrantsMore >>

 

Date to register to obtain a reference # (required):
March 19, 2018

Letter of intent (required):
March 28, 2018

Human Frontier Science Program supports international preferably intercontinental collaborations in basic life science research.

Faculty with PI eligibility Program Grants
Amount of funding for both grant: $250K per year for a team of 2; $350K per year for a team of 3; $450K per year for a team of 4 or more Term: 3 years; (see the guidelines for additional information) More >>
April
April 1, 2019 The Desmoid Tumor Research Foundation cancer; desmoid tumor Instructor

Assistant and Associate Prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. & Assoc. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver
New Investigator
$30K/yr for a minimum of 1 year
More >>
April 1, 2019 The Desmoid Tumor Research Foundation cancer; desmoid tumor Faculty with PI eligibility

General request for proposals
$65K/yr for a minimum of 1 year
More >>

April 1, 2018 Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation for Childhood Cancer Childhood cancer

The POST Program is designed for undergraduate, graduate and medical students interested in pursuing a career in pediatric oncology research. POST provides an opportunity for students to train with a mentor who is conducting research in the field of pediatric oncology during the summer break.

The Mentor/mentee pair must be identified prior to submitting an application.

Faculty with PI eligibility

The PI- the mentor (applicant-faculty with PI eligibility) must be active in the field of pediatric oncology research

Applicants must be ALSF grantees (past or present)

2018 Pediatric Oncology Student Training (POST) Program
Overview webpage >>

Download a PDF file of the 2018 guidelines

Letter of intent: April 1

Full proposal:
August

Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) neuroscience; neuromuscular disease Faculty with PI eligibility

Clinical Research Grants
More >>

April 2, 2018 Cure PSP neuroscience; progressive supranuclear palsy & Corticobasal syndrome-CBD & MSA

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Cure PSP Venture Grant
maximum of $100,000 direct costs for up to 3 yrs
No citizenship requirement
More >>
April 1, 2018 When Everyone Survives Research Foundation cancer; leukemia

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Request for Proposals in Leukemia Research
$50,000 for 1 year
No citizenship restriction
More >>
Letter of intent (required):
April
proposal central

Full application (by invitation only)

(also see Sept.)
Cystic Fibrosis Foundation cystic fibrosis

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Pilot and Feasibility Awards $50K/yr x 2 yrs (basic science research)
Research Grant $125K/yr x 2 yrs
No citizenship requirement
More >>
April 2, 2018 American Society for Surgery of the Hand
American Foundation for Surgery of the Hand
hand surgery

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Basic Science Grant
$20K for 1 yr
Clinical Science Grant
$40K total over 2 yrs
More >>
April 8, 2018
via proposal central

American Society for Radiation Oncology-ASTRO

Breast Cancer Research Foundation

cancer; cancer; radiation oncology

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility within 5 years of their faculty appt.

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

ASTRO member in good standing.

ASTRO-BCRF Career Development Award to End Breast Cancer
$100K/yr for 2 yrs to be combined with matching funds or in kind contribution from the applicant’s institution
More >>
April 8, 2018
via proposal central

American Society for Radiation Oncology-ASTRO

Prostate Cancer Research Foundation

cancer; cancer; radiation oncology

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility within 5 years of their faculty appt.

ASTRO member in good standing.

ASTRO-PCRF Career Development Award to End Prostate Cancer
$75K/yr for 3 yrs to be combined with matching funds or in kind contribution from the applicant’s institution
More >>
April 2, 2018
via proposal central
American Cancer Society Cancer Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

Instructors are not eligible
Research Scholar Grant
RSG in Basic, Pre-clinical Clinical, Epidemiology, Psychosocial and Behavioral Research and Research in Palliative Care and Symptom Management
(see pg. 22 guidelines)
$165K direct costs plus 20% indirects per year for up to 4 yrs.
No citizenship requirement
More >>
April 2, 2018
via proposal central
American Cancer Society Cancer Faculty with PI eligibility

Instructors are not eligible
Research Scholar Grant
RSG in Cancer Control: Health Policy and Health Services Research
(see pg. 22 guidelines)
$165K direct costs plus 20% indirects per year for up to 4 yrs.
No citizenship requirement
More >>
April 2, 2018
via proposal central
American Cancer Society Cancer;
limited to research in Psychosocial and Behavioral Research, and in Health Policy and Health Services Research
Faculty with PI eligibility

Instructors are not eligible
Research Scholar Grant RSG in Priority Program of Cancer Control: Health Disparities Research (see pg. 22 guidelines)
$165K direct costs plus 20% indirects per year for up to 4 yrs (exception: up to 5 years only if study is population based)
Exception: $400K per year for up to 5 years-- only if study is population based
No citizenship requirement
More >>
April 2, 2018
via proposal central
American Cancer Society cancer;

Awarded to institutions as block grants to provide seed money for newly independent investigators to initiate research projects
Faculty with PI eligibility Institutional Research Grants

SPECIAL NOTE: There is no limit on the number of applications, but Dr. Beverly Mitchell, Stanford Cancer Institute Director, is available to facilitate responses.
No citizenship requirement (see page 9-guidelines)
More >>
April 2, 2018
via proposal central
American Cancer Society cancer; This is an institutional research grant to support physician training in accredited preventive medicine residency programs that provide cancer prevention and control research and practice opportunities. Faculty with PI eligibility Physician Training Awards in Cancer Prevention
$300,000 over 4 years (average of $50K per resident training year)-institutional grant

SPECIAL NOTE:There is no limit on the number of applications, but Dr. Beverly Mitchell, Stanford Cancer Institute Director, is available to facilitate responses.
No citizenship requirement (see page 9-guidelines)
More >>
Letter of intent (required):
April

Full proposal (by invitation):
May
Epilepsy Foundation neuroscience; epilepsy

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

New Therapy Commercialization Grants Program
No citizenship restriction
More >>
Letter of intent (required):
April

Full proposal (by invitation):
May
Epilepsy Foundation neuroscience; epilepsy

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Epilepsy Innovation Seal of Excellence
No citizenship restriction
More >>
Pre-application required: submit 6 weeks prior to the deadlines below

Pre-applications will be reviewed on a quarterly basis

Other deadlines: TBA
National Multiple Sclerosis Society Neuroscience; multiple sclerosis

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Pilot Research Grants
Up to $44K for 1 yr (includes 10% indirect cost)
More >>
April Cystinosis Research Foundation: Natalie's Wish Cystinosis

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Research Grants
Term: 1-3 yes-amount not specified
No citizenship requirement
More >>
Limited program:

Internal Cancer Institute deadline:
April 2, 2018
V Foundation for Cancer Research cancer; research teams to conduct translational cancer research in any area of cancer

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Translational Award
$600,000
Internal submission guidelines
Limited program:

Internal deadline:
April 3, 2018
American Diabetes Association all topics relevant to prevention, treatment and cure of all types of diabetes (type 1, type 2, and gestational diabetes), diabetes-related disease states (obesity, pre-diabetes, and other insulin resistant states) and the complications of diabetes. Assist. prof. with PI eligibility with demonstrated productivity in diabetes research Pathway to Stop Diabetes
Accelerator Award $1.625M
Individuals must have permission to work within the U.S., either as U.S. citizens or permanent residents, or with appropriate work visas/permits. Institutional certification of permission to work within the U.S. will be required prior to activation of the award.
Internal submission guidelines
Limited program:

Internal deadline:
April 3, 2018
American Diabetes Association all topics relevant to prevention, treatment and cure of all types of diabetes (type 1, type 2, and gestational diabetes), diabetes-related disease states (obesity, pre-diabetes, and other insulin resistant states) and the complications of diabetes. Applicants must currently be in research training positions (post-doctoral fellow, research fellowship)

Pathway to Stop Diabetes
Initiator Award
$1.625M postdoc-to-faculty transition award
Individuals must have permission to work within the U.S., either as U.S. citizens or permanent residents, or with appropriate work visas/permits. Institutional certification of permission to work within the U.S. will be required prior to activation of the award.
Internal submission guidelines

Limited program:

Internal deadline:
April 3, 2018
American Diabetes Association all topics relevant to prevention, treatment and cure of all types of diabetes (type 1, type 2, and gestational diabetes), diabetes-related disease states (obesity, pre-diabetes, and other insulin resistant states) and the complications of diabetes. Faculty with PI eligibility (established investigator in a field outside of diabetes research) Pathway to Stop Diabetes
Visionary Award
$1.625M
Individuals must have permission to work within the U.S., either as U.S. citizens or permanent residents, or with appropriate work visas/permits. Institutional certification of permission to work within the U.S. will be required prior to activation of the award.
Internal submission guidelines

Letter of intent (required):
April

Full proposal (by invitation only):
July

Citizens United in Research for Epilepsy (CURE) neuroscience; epilepsy

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

CURE Epilepsy Award
$250K over 2 years
No citizenship requirement
More >>

Letter of intent (required):
April

Full proposal (by invitation only):
July

Citizens United in Research for Epilepsy (CURE) neuroscience; epilepsy

senior postdoctoral fellows who have a minimum of 3 years postdoctoral experience,

clinical fellows who are Neurology Residents in their Neurology training who are considering Epilepsy Fellowships,

newly appointed faculty -assist. prof. with PI eligibility and CE assist. prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver -who within one year of having completed postdoctoral training

Taking Flight Award
$100K for 1 yr
No citizenship requirement
More >>

Letter of intent (required):
April

Full proposal (by invitation only):
July

Citizens United in Research for Epilepsy (CURE) neuroscience; epilepsy

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

CURE Innovator Award
$50K
No citizenship requirement
More >>
April American Academy for Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine (AACPDM) neuroscience; cerebral palsy; disabilities

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

AACPDM membership required

Research Grant
up to $25,000
More >>
Letter of intent (required)
April

Full application: June
California HIV/AIDS Research Program HIV/AIDS

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Basic Biomedical Science IDEA Awards
$160K in direct costs for up to 24 months
Transgender PrEP Demonstration Research Project Awards
Applicants for this RFP must partner with at least one community-based program or local government.
Collaborative HIV/AIDS Research Center Awards
$475K per year for up to 4 years
More >>
April 3, 2018 American Diabetes Association (ADA) diabetes

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

ADA Core Programs:
Research Awards:
Innovative Basic Science

$115K/yr x 3 years
Innovative Clinical or Translational Science
$200K/yr x 3 years
More >>
April 3, 2018 American Diabetes Association (ADA) diabetes

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Stanford Instructors are not eligible

ADA Core Programs:
Development Award:
Junior Faculty Development
$138K/yr for 2-4 years (with optional student loan repayment ($10K/yr)
No citizenship restriction, applicants must have authorization to work in the U.S. or U.S. possessions, as confirmed by the sponsoring institution.
More >>
Letter of intent (required):
April 13, 2018

Full proposal: May 11, 2018

(Other LOI deadlines: Jan., July 13, Oct. 12)
Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation Neuroscience; Alzhemier's disease

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Drug Discovery
$150K-$600K for 1-2 years
-PACT-Program to Accelerate Clinical Trials (PACT)
up to $1.5 milion
Biomarker Development
$150K-$600K for 1-2 years
Prevention Beyond the Pipeline
$50K-$100K for epidemiological analyses
More >>
April

(see also Oct. 15)
Angelman Syndrome neuroscience; Angelman syndrome (AS) is a neuro-genetic disorder that occurs in one in 15,000 live births. AS is often misdiagnosed as cerebral palsy or autism. Characteristics of the disorder include developmental delay, lack of speech, seizures, and walking and balance disorders. Individuals with Angelman syndrome will require life-long care

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Research Grants
$100,000 per year for 1-2 years
No citizenship requirement
More >>
April 15, 2019 National Psoriasis Foundation psoriasis

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

2019 Bridge Grants
Applicants may request up to $50,000 for K-bridge or $100,000 for R-bridge for one year. 
More >>

Letter of intent:
April 15, 2019

Full application by invitation:
Sept. 1, 2019

(see also Jan. 15 and Oct. 1)

Whitehall Foundation Neuroscience; Basic biological research in neurobiology

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

 

Grant-in-Aid
$30K for 1 yr
More >>

Letter of intent:
April 15, 2019

Full application by invitation:
Sept. 1, 2019

(see also Jan. 15 and Oct. 1)

Whitehall Foundation Neuroscience; Basic biological research in neurobiology Faculty with PI eligibility
Research Grants
$30-$75K/yr for up to 3 yrs
More >>
April 20, 2018 The Marfan Foundation Marfan syndrome-a genetic disorder that affects the body’s connective tissue

Topics: basic research, translational studies, clinical studies in cardiovascular, genetic, orthopedic, pain, and ophthalmological areas, etc.

Associate Prof. with PI eligibility and above

CE Assoc. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver




Faculty Grant Program
$50K/yr for 2 yrs
More >>
April 20, 2018 The Marfan Foundation Marfan syndrome-a genetic disorder that affects the body’s connective tissue

For proposals for clinical research studies focusing outside of the cardiovascular arena.
Special areas of interest include ophthalmology, orthopedics, pulmonology, gastroenterology, allergy and immunology, autism, ADHD, ADD, physical therapy/exercise, pain and fatigue, mental and emotional health, behavioral studies and/or nutrition studies.

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Clinical Research Grant Program
$25K-$50K per year for 1-2 yrs
More >>
Limited Submission Program:

Internal Deadline:
April 24, 2018
The William T. Grant Foundation lives of youth ages 5 to 25 in the United States. They fund research that increases our understanding of programs, policies, and practices that reduce inequality in youth outcomes and understanding the use of research in policy and practice. Assist. Prof. with PI eligibility William T. Grant Scholars
Limited: only ONE applicant is permitted in each a major division of the university (i.e., medical school, humanities and sciences)
Amount of funding: $350,000 over 5 years
Internal submission guidelines
Limited Submission Program:

Stanford Neuroscience Institute deadline:
May 21, 2018, 12 noon
The Archer Foundation Neuroscience

Required topic: Quantitative Assessment Tools for Detection and Measurement of Neurodegenerative Disease Progression and Cognitive Decline

The primary intent of the Archer Award is not to fund basic research on the brain, nor to fund potential therapies for neurodegenerative disorders, but rather to promote the development of potentially commercial markers of neurodegenerative disease progression in humans”.
Faculty with PI eligibility The Archer Award in Brain Research
$300,000
Interrnal submission guidelines
April via proposal central Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation cancer; multiple myeloma

Postdoctoral or medical fellows*

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility*

CE Assist. Prof.* with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

(*with mentor in the multiple myeloma field)

Research Fellow Award
$75K for 1 year
All applicants must submit their applications through their RPM.
More >>

April 23, 2018

Prostate Cancer Foundation

The Movember Foundation


Prostate Cancer: teams must consist of at least 3 highly experienced investigators capable of providing unique scientific expertise to the solution of a significant problem in prostate cancer research. A team may be assembled from one or several institutions and must embed at least one young investigator as an integral contributor to the team.

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

PCF Challenge Awards for Metastatic, Lethal Prostate Cancer
Up to $1 million per team
More >>

Download a PDF file of the RFP>>

Letter of intent (required):
April

Full proposal (by invitation only):
Sept.
March of Dimes To improve the health of babies by preventing birth defects, premature birth and infant mortality.

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Research Grants
Period (amount not specified)
No citizenship restriction
More >>
April 30, 2018 Innovative Genomics Institute (IGI)

Shurl and Kay Curci Foundation (SKCF)
Genomics: For researchers whose research and expertise align with the IGI’s scientific strategy of advancing biomedical applications with precision genomics. Early career faculty (in the first 4 years) in the following institutions: UC Berkeley, UCSF, UC Davis and Stanford* whose research and expertise align with the IGI’s scientific strategy of advancing biomedical applications with precision genomics. Shurl and Kay Curci Foundation (SKCF) Faculty Scholars Program
$179K over 2 yrs
No citizenship requirement
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April 30, 2018

(see also Oct. 31)
The Morton Cure Paralysis Fund Neuroscience; Cures and treatments for paralysis associated with spinal cord injury and other central nervous system disorders

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Postdoctoral fellows may apply with a Career Development PI waiver through their RPM (the RFP requests a letter of support from their mentors)

Research grants
$5-$75K for one year
(note: postdocs submit applications through your RPM)  
No citizenship requirement
More >>
May

Letter of intent Deadline (required):
May

Full proposal (by invitation only):
July 1, 2017

Chron's and Colitis Foundation of America Chron's and Colitis

advanced postdoctoral fellows

assist. prof. w/ PI eligibility

CE assist. prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Career Development Award
up to $52K per year for 1-2yrs
No citizenship requirement, but proof of legal work status is required.
More >>
May 1, 2018 National Center for Responsible Gaming neuroscience; encourages multi-disciplinary approaches: psychology, psychiatry, epidemiology, public health, sociology, economics, neuroeconomics, neuroscience and other relevant disciplines

Instructors

Clinical Instructors,

Early assist. prof. with PI eligibility

Early CE Assist. prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

for individuals who are within 10 years of their terminal research degree or within 10 years of completing medical residency (or equivalent)

Early Stage Investigator Grant
$65K/yr for 2 years
No citizenship requirement
More >>
Concept paper: May 1, 2018

Full proposal (by invitation only)

(also see Nov.)
Lalor Foundation To educate young women about reproductive health

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Anna Lalor Burdick Program
Funds are for programs, not individual research projects.
$10,000 to $35,000, with an average grant size between $15,000 and $25,000.
No citizenship requirement
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May Rheumatology Research Foundation rheumatology; The purpose of this award is to provide bridge funding for promising investigators as they are revising
outstanding career development awards (i.e., NIH K08/K23 awards or VA CDA-2 awards).

Assistant professors with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Career Development Bridge Funding Award: K Bridge
$75K for 1 year
No citizenship requirement
More >>
May 1, 2018

(See also Nov.)
American Society of Hematology hematology

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Eligibility: hematologists-faculty who are ASH members who applied for an NIH R01 grant or equivalent that was scored but not funded due to budget

Bridge Grant Program
Up to $150K for 1 year

More >>

Eligibility: hematologists-faculty who are ASH members who applied for an NIH R01 grant or equivalent that was scored but not funded due to budget

Letter of intent (required):
May 1, 2018


Full application (by invitation only):
Aug.1, 2018
American Society of Hematology hematology

Postdocs*

 

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility**

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver **

*ASH Scholars Awards
Fellows
$50K/yr x 2 yrs (Postdocs: these are grants which must be submitted through your department's RPM
**ASH Junior Faculty Scholar Awards

$75K/yr x 2yrs
Eligible applicants must be a citizen of the United States or Canada or hold a visa in the United States or Canada.
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May 2, 2018 American Association for Cancer Research lung cancer

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

least two, but no more than three, Co-PIs from distinct institutions

AACR-Johnson & Johnson Lung Cancer Innovation Science Grants
Amount of funding: $1,500,000 over 3 hrs
No citizenship requirement
More >>
Letters of intent: May 2, 2018

(see also Jan. and Aug.)

Full proposal (by invitation only)

William T. Grant Foundation Address issues that have compelling relevance for theory, policy, and/or practice affecting the settings of youth ages 8 to 25 in the United States

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Research Grants-Reducing Inequality
$100K-$600K for 2-3 yrs
Research Grants-Improving the use of research evidence
$100K to $1M for 2-3 yrs
Officers’ Research Grants for both initiatives
up to $25K for 2-4 yrs
More >>
May 2, 2018

Venture Well

(formerly
National Collegiate Inventors and Innovators Alliance -NCIIA)
The Student Grant Program gives college students the chance to move new tech ideas out of the lab and classroom and into the marketplace.
Stage 1 funding; $5,000- to attend a three-day strategy mapping workshop, VentureLab1
Stage 2 funding: up to $20,000 + workshop (VentureLab 2) + coaching + network (and includes tactical coaching)
Stage 3 funding: up to $50,000 VentureWell program investment opportunity
You must apply for Stage 1 funding first.
Faculty with PI eligibility*

*The PI is the faculty advisor
Student grants (the faculty member is the PI)

provides early-stage funding for training, coaching, and investment for teams working on market-based technology inventions.
More >>
Letter of intent (required):
May
via proposal central

Full proposal: Oct.
via proposal central

Craig H. Neilsen Foundation (spinal cord injury)

neuroscience; spinal cord injury

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Spinal Cord Injury Research on the Translational Spectrum (SCIRTS)

More >>

Initial proposal deadline:
May

Full proposal (by invitaiton only):
Sept.
The Taub Foundation Grants Program for MDS For Myelodysplastic Syndromes (MDS) research, exclusive of AML and MPN. Studies focusing on molecular genetics, epigenetics, splicing factors, stem cells, the microenvironment and novel therapeutic targets relevant to MDS are encouraged.

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Grants program for MDS $600K inclusive of 10% indirect costs ($200K/yr x 3 yrs)
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May 10, 2018 Harrington Discovery Institute at University Hospitals Case Medical Center to advance physician-scientist-initiated projects aimed at clinical introduction of new medicines (drugs or biologics).

Projects include: 1) fundamental discovery (elucidation of novel targets and leads),
2) development of novel drugs and biologics
3) drug-device combinations.

physician scientists-with M.D. and M.D./Ph.D degrees;

Stanford faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

A project may only have a single PI

Harrington Scholar-Innovator Grant Program
Multi-level support for research grant recipients: $100,000 guaranteed; opportunity to qualify for up to $700,000 (up to 12 awards will be made)
No citizenship restriction
More >>
May 10, 2018

(see also Oct.)
Rivkin Center for Ovarian Cancer ovarian cancer For faculty who have submitted an R01 or R21 proposal to the NIH or an original proposal to the DoD pertaining to ovarian cancer and who have not received, but were close to a fundable score. Bridge Funding Awards
$30,000 for 6 months
More >>
Pre-proposals (required) deadline:
May 11, 2018


Full proposals (by invitation only) deadline: July 13, 2018
The Brain Tumor Funder’s Collaborative (BTFC):

American Brain Tumor Association, Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada, James McDonnell Foundation,
Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation, The Sontag Foundation
Cancer, brain tumors, immunotherapy:

pre-proposals describing studies on the complex roles of immune responses in the context of primary brain tumors in pediatric and/or adult human patients.

The BTFC has accelerating progress as its goal and intends for it’s funds to be used to move the field forward in the near term.

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Request for Proposals: Immunotherapy for Primary Human Brain Tumors
maximum of $250,000 per year x 3 yrs. The BTFC has accelerating progress as its goal and intends for it’s funds to be used to move the field forward in the near term.
No citizenship restriction, but research must take place in a U.S. institution.
More >>
Letter of intent:
May 14, 2018 via proposal central

Full proposal (by invitation only):
July 23, 2018 via proposal central
Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance ovarian cancer; To provide funds for ovarian cancer research projects that involve several investigators within one institution or collaborations between groups in multiple institutions.

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Collaborative Research Development Grants
Amount of funding: $300,000 per year for 3 years ($900,000 total)
No citizenship restriction
More >>
Letter of intent:
May 14, 2018 via proposal central

Full proposal (by invitation only):
July 23, 2018 via proposal central
Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance ovarian cancer

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE assist. prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Applicants must be witin the first 5 years of their first appointment

Liz Tiberis Early Career Award
$150K per year x 3 years ($450K total)
No citizenship restriction
More >>
May 15, 2018 One Mind Institute Neuroscience

The overarching goal is to award promising, early career investigators an opportunity to enhance or accelerate research on major neuropsychiatric disorders, such as anxiety, addiction, bipolar disorder, depression, post traumatic stress, schizophrenia, and traumatic brain injury.

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver


To qualify as an early investigator, candidates should be no more than 10 years from their initial independent (assist. prof.) appointment.

Rising Star Awards:
-One Mind/ Janssen Rising Star Translational Research Award in Memory of Jeffrey S. Nye, M.D., Ph.D.
-One Mind Rising Star Bipolar Translational Research Award
-One Mind Peter Chiarelli Rising Star Collaborative Research Award
One Mind/ Inscopix Technology Supplement Grant**

$250,000 total funding over 3 yr
**Applicants may apply for the Technology Grant only as a supplement to a Rising Star Award proposal. Applicants cannot apply directly to the Technology Grant.
No citizenship requirement
More >>
Concept paper (required):
May 15, 2019

Full application (by invitation): Aug. 15, 2019

Gerber Foundation child health, pediatrics

child health, pedatrics; for health and/or nutrition-related research projects designed to make a significant impact on issues affecting infants and young children from birth to 3 years of age

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Research Award
up to $350K over 3 years
No citizenship restriction
More >>
Concept paper (required):
May 15, 2019

Full application (by invitation): Aug. 15, 2019
Gerber Foundation child health, pediatrics

child health, pedatrics; for health and/or nutrition-related research projects designed to make a significant impact on issues affecting infants and young children from birth to 3 years of age

Physicians, PhD candidates, PharmD candidates, and other similar degree candidates:
1) in a residency or fellowship training program or

2) those who are no more than one year post training;

3) have not received a K award from the National Institutes of Health;

Novice Award
$20K
No citizenship restriction
More >>
Letter of intent (required):
May 15, 2018

Full proposal (by invitation only):
July 15, 2018
FARA-Friedreich's Ataxia Research Alliance Neuroscience; ataxia;
Pre-clinical development and testing of potential therapeutics, biologics, and devices in cells and animals
Clinical studies of patient outcome measures, potential interventions, or devices.

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Kyle Bryan Translational Research Award
$200K/yr for 1-2 yrs
No citizenship restriction
More >>
Letter of intent (required):
May 15, 2018

Full proposal (by invitation only):
July 15, 2018
FARA-Friedreich's Ataxia Research Alliance Neuroscience; ataxia; There should be investigators from at least 2 separate countries.

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Bronya J. Keats International Research Collaboration Award
$200K/yr for 1-2 yrs
No citizenship restriction
More >>
As of Jan. 2017 there will be no further competitions for this program.

John Merck Fund    

Developmental Disabilities Translational Research Program

Limited Submission Program:

Internal Stanford Cancer Institute deadline:
May
V Foundation for Cancer Research Pediatric Cancer -Immunology or Immunotherapy Faculty with PI eligibility V Foundation-Pediatric Cancer Research-Immunology or Immunotherapy
$600K
Internal submission guidelines
May 21, 2018

Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation for Childhood Cancer childhood cancer

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Applicants must be within the first 5 years of their first assistant professor faculty appointment.

"A" Award
$200K per year for 4 years (with the possibility of a 5th year of funding)
Overview webpage


May 21, 2018

Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation for Childhood Cancer childhood cancer; To fund developmental therapeutic studies in the late stage of preclinical testing

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Reach Grant
$250K total costs over 2 yrs
Overview webpage


May 25, 2018 Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation cancer; multiple myeloma

Postdoctoral fellow, clinical fellow with a mentor in the multiple myeloma field

Assist. Prof. with PI eligibility and CE assist. prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver-must have a research sponsor at their institution who is in the multiple myeloma field and can provide guidance to the applicant in the area of the project proposed.

2018 Research Fellow Award
$75,000 for 1 year
No citizenship restriction
More >>
Limited Submission Program:

Stanford Neuroscience Institute deadline:
May 29, 2018
Brain Research Foundation Neuroscience; brain research Professors and Assoc. Prof. with PI eligibility Scientific Innovation Award
Only one application is permitted
Internal submission guidelines
Pre-proposals: May 31, 2018

Full proposals (by invitation only):
Aug. 20, 2018
The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Disease neuroscience; Parkinson's disease

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver


Alpha-synuclein Biology and Therapies
Amount of funding: Biological Pathways and Novel Targets: up to $150,000 for 1-2 yrs
Therapeutic Development: up to $500,000 for 1-2 years
No citizenship requirement
Overview webpage >>
RFP webpage >> (Mac users do not use Firefox, use Safari)
Pre-proposals: May 31, 2018

Full proposals (by invitation only):
Aug. 20, 2018

Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research and

The Silverstein Foundation for Parkinson's
neuroscience; Parkinson's disease

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

GBA Biology and Therapies
Amount of funding:
Biological Pathways and Novel Targets: up to $150,000 for 1-2 yrs
Therapeutic Development: up to $500,000 for 1-2 years
No citizenship requirement
Overview webpage >>
RFP webpage >> (Mac users do not use Firefox, use Safari)
Pre-proposals: May 31, 2018

Full proposals (by invitation only):
Aug. 20, 2018
The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Disease neuroscience; Parkinson's disease

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Biomarkers of Protein Handling/Autophagy, Exosome and Lipidomic Biomarkers
Amount of funding: 1-2 years grants--amount not specified- commensurate with the study goals.
No citizenship requirement
Overview webpage >>
RFP webpage >> (Mac users do not use Firefox, use Safari)
Pre-proposals: May 31, 2018

Full proposals (by invitation only):
Aug. 20, 2018
The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Disease neuroscience; Parkinson's disease

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Non-Pharmacological Interventions for Gait and Balance Disturbances
Amount of funding: up to $500,000 for 1-2 years
No citizenship requirement
Overview webpage >>
RFP webpage >> (Mac users do not use Firefox, use Safari)
June
June 1, 2018 American Society for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH)
American Foundation for Surgery of the Hand
hand surgery

June 1-Topic: Quality Healthcare Assessment in Hand Surgery

hand surgeons; faculty with PI eligibility; CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

PI or Co-PI must be an ASSH active member.

PhD researchers (faculty with PI eligibility) with an active ASSH member sponsor may apply.

Two-year Clinical Grant
$100,000 total
More >>
Letter of intent (required):
June 1, 2019

Full proposal: TBA
Muscular Dystophry Association MDA neuroscience; neuromuscular disease Faculty with PI eligibility Discovery Research Grants$100K per year for 1-3 years
No citizenship restriction
More >>
Letter of intent (required):
June 1, 2018

Full proposal (by invitation only):
Sept. 4, 2018
National Center for Responsible Gaming (NCRG) neuroscience; encourages multi-disciplinary approaches: psychology, psychiatry, epidemiology, public health, sociology, economics, neuroeconomics, neuroscience and other relevant disciplines.

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

NCRG Large Grant
Up to $75K direct costs plus 15% F&A costs per year for 2 years
No citizenship requirement
More >>
June 1, 2018 PCORI-Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute Funds clinical comparative effectiveness research; CER methods and infrastructure Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

and individuals in other positions with an approved Conference and Workshop PI waiver >>
Engagement Award (EAIN): Research Meeting and Conference Support
$50K for up to 1 year
No citizenship restriction
More >>
Letter of intent (required) deadline:
June 1, 2018

Full proposal (by invitation only)
PCORI-Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute Funds clinical comparative effectiveness research

to fund dissemination projects aimed at spreading awareness and increasing knowledge of new evidence from PCORI-funded research,

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Engagement Awards: Dissemination Awards
$300K over 2 years
No citizenship restriction
More >>
Letter of intent (required) deadline:
June 4, 2018

Full proposal (by invitation only):
July 18, 2018
The Mark Foundation for Cancer Research Cancer

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

(See the guidelines for other criteria)

Emerging Leader Awards
Amount of funding: $250,000 per year x 3 years
No citizenship requirement but applicants must be employed by a US non-profit academic institution.
More >>

Limited submission program:

Internal Cancer Institute Deadline:
June 4, 2018
Pew-Stewart Scholars for Cancer Research for researchers of outstanding promise in science relevant to the advancement of cancer

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility (MCL, UTL, NTLR appts) who are within the first 3 years of their appt.

Pew-Stewart Scholars Program in Cancer Research
$300,000
No citizenship restriction
Internal submission guidelines
Limited submission program:

Internal Deadline:
June 5, 2018
Pew Scholars Program basic and clinical science relevant to human health Assist. prof. with PI eligibility (MCL, UTL, NTLR appts) who are within the first 3 years of their appt. Pew Scholars Program
$300,000
Internal Submission Guidelines>>
Limited submission program:

Internal Deadline:
June 5, 2018
Dr. Ralph and Marian Falk Medical Research Trust Awards Program The target of the Falk Catalyst’s funding are projects at the intersection of technology and clinical science, intended to move from insights gained from basic science towards creating solutions, techniques and tools that can be transferred to clinical practice in the near term. Faculty with PI eligibility (UTL, MCL, NTLR appts) Catalyst Awards Program
Limited-only two applicants permitted.
$300K for 1 year
No citizenship restriction
Internal submission guidelines

Limited submission program:

Internal Cancer Institute
deadline:
June 8, 2018

Gabrielle's Angel Foundation for Cancer Research Blood cancer

Limited to 2 applicants: one in each category:
1 applicant who is conducting mainstream or conventional research
1 applicant who is conducting complementary or integrative research
Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

Applicants must not have held their position for more than 5 years
Medical Research Awards
Amount of funding: $75,000 per year for 3 years
Internal submission guidelines

Initial proposal deadline:
June

Full proposal (by invitation only) deadline:
Sept.

The Edward N. and Della L. Thome Memorial Foundation Neuroscience: Alzheimer's disease

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Awards Program in Alzheimer’s Disease Drug Discovery Research
Amount of funding: $250K per year x 2 yrs
No citizenship restriction
More >>
Letter of intent (required):
June
American Thoracic Society Foundation respiratory diseases

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Research Grants
2016 RFPs to be published
More >>

Pre-proposal: June Environmental Research & Education Foundation environment; Sustainable Solid Waste Management

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Request for Proposals Research in Sustainable Solid Waste Management
Amount of funding: $15K-$500K with an average grant amount of $160,000. Typical term: 2 years
No citizenship requirement
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June Children's Heart Foundation cardiovascular medicine; supports proposals with a particular focus on clinical cardiology, basic science as well as the advancement of surgical techniques

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Research Grants up to $100K total cost/yr for up to 2 yr
More >>
Letter of intent (required):
June 13, 2018

Full proposal (by invitation only):
Sept. 7, 2018
Children's Cardiomyopathy Foundation cardiovascular medicine; pediatric cardiomyopathy

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Research Grant
up to $50K for 1 year direct costs
More >>
June 13, 2018 The North American Neuroendocrine Tumor Society (NANETS) neuroscience; neuroendocrine tumors

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Applicants must be within 5 years of their first faculty appt.

Clinical Investigator Scholarship
$100,000 over 2 yrs
No citizenship restriction
More >>
June 13, 2018 The North American Neuroendocrine Tumor Society (NANETS) neuroscience; neuroendocrine tumors

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Applicants must be within 5 years of their first faculty appt.

Basic//Translational Science Investigator
$50,000 per year x 2 years
No citizenship restriction
More >>
Letter of intent (required):
June 11, 2018

Full proposal (by invitation only):
Oct. 1, 2018
Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation cancer-pediatric

to fund researchers who have novel approaches to understanding the psychosocial aspects of pediatric cancer and whose proposals will have clinically significant impact. 
for early career researchers within 7 years of receiving their terminal degree/completing formal training

see the guidelines for additonal criteria
Psychosocial: Launch Grants
Amount of funding: up to $50K per year for 2 yrs
No citizenship restriction .
More >>
Letter of intent (required):
June 11, 2018

Full proposal (by invitation only):
Oct. 1, 2018
Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation cancer-pediatric

to fund researchers who have novel approaches to the psychosocial aspects of pediatric cancer and whose proposals will have clinically significant impact.
For established, full-time faculty with PI eligibility and CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

with have a strong track record of peer-reviewed applications, and demonstrated success in obtaining prior research grants.
The Psychosocial: Family Impact Grants
Amount of funding: up to $100K per year for 3 yrs.
No citizenship restriction
More >>
June 15, 2018*

this is the last deadline because SFARI announced this program is ending)

Simons Foundation for Autism Research Initiative (SFARI)  Neuroscience; autism

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Explorer Award
Up to $80,000 for one year
No citizenship restriction
More >>

Letter of intent (required):
June 15, 2018

Full proposal (by invitation only):
Sept. 15, 2018

The LAM Foundation Lymphangioleiomyomatosis, or LAM, is a progressive lung disease that affects women almost exclusively

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Established Investigators
$50K/yr per year x 3 yrs
Pilot and Feasibility Grants
$50K for 1 yr
No citizenship restriction
More >>

Letter of intent (required):
June 15, 2018

Full proposal (by invitation only):
Sept. 15, 2018

The LAM Foundation Lymphangioleiomyomatosis, or LAM, is a progressive lung disease that affects women almost exclusively Assist. prof. with PI eligibility and CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver with less than three years in an faculty position

Postdoctoral fellows*
(*submit your proposals through your RPM in RMG)
Career Development Award
Up to $60K per year x 3 years
No citizenship requirement
More >>

Letter of intent (required) deadline:
June
via proposal central

Full proposal (by invitation only) deadline:
Sept. via proposal central

CureSearch for Children’s Cancer cancer; childhood cancer

Instructors

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Applicants must be no more than 6 years beyond completion of postdoctoral training.

Young Investigator Awards in Pediatric Oncology Drug Development
Amount of funding: up to $75K per year for up to 3 yrs
No citizenship restriction
More >>
Download a PDF file of the guidelines


Letter of intent (required):
June

Full proposal (by invitation only):
Sept.
Tuberous Sclerosis Alliance tuberous sclerosis

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Research Grants
$75K/ yr for up to 2 yrs
No ctiizenship restriction
More >>
June Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) juvenile diabetes see the guidelines Various awards:
Career Development Awards
Early Career Patient Oriented Diabetes Research Awards
Postdoctoral Fellowships
Advanced Postdoctoral Fellowships
No citizenship restrictions
More >>

June 30, 2018 The Children's Leukemia Research Association cancer, pediatric leukemia

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Research Grant Program ($30K)
No citizenship restriction
Guidelines
July
July 1, 2018 Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA) Research Foundation neuroscience; spinal cord injury

Supports basic science, clinical applications and design and development of new or improved rehabilitative and assistive devices



*Faculty with PI eligibility

*CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

**Fellowship applicants must apply within 4 years of receiving a PhD, or within 4 years of completing a formal MD residency program. Applicants with more than 4 years of training should apply for a research grant, not a fellowship.

*Grant
$75K for 1 year; and up to $150K for 2 years

Postdoctoral Fellowship

Grants up to $50,000 for 1 year or up to $100,000 for 2 years

No citizenship restriction but the grantee institution must be in the U.S. or Canada
More >>

Letter of intent deadline: 
July 2, 2018, 12 p.m. noon EDT

Full proposal:  Aug. 13, 2018, 12 p.m. noon EDT

Stand Up to Cancer
Cancer Research UK

cancer, pediatric brain cancer Stanford faculty with PI eligibility; Teams are required to have a Team Leader, Team Co-Leader, Project Manager, and two Patient Advocates.

There are no citizenship or residency status restrictions for team members; however, the Team Leader or Team Co-Leader must be UK-based.

Call for Applications- Pediatric Brain Cancer Dream Team
U p to $10M The
More >>

Letter of intent (required) deadline:
July 2, 2018, 5 p.m. ET via proposal central

Full proposal deadline:
Aug. 17, 2018, 5 p.m. ET via proposal central


St. Baldrick's Foundation childhood cancer; pediatrics osteosarcoma

Faculty with PI eligibility.

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Applications accepted from individuals and from consortia with team science preferred.

Osteosarcoma Collaborative
$450K per year over 3 years
No citizenship requirement

Download a PDF file of the RFP

Letter of intent (required) deadline:  
July 2, 2018 via proposal central

Full proposal (by invitation only) deadline: 
Oct. 12, 2018  via proposal central

American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)


Stand up to Cancer 

Cancer; lymphoma

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

See the Dream Team criteria.

# of institutions: with no more than six but a minimum of three participating institutions.

T-Cell Lymphoma Dream Team Translational Research Grant
$8 million over 3 yrs
No citizenship requirement
More >>

Letter of intent (required):
July 2, 2018

Full proposal (by invitation only):

Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation for Childhood Cancer

The Babich Family Foundation

childhood cancer

to fund research in strategies leading to the development of therapies to prevent the transition from pre-leukemia to leukemia for patients with FPD/AML.

Projects should focus on leukemia caused by familial RUNX1 mutations rather than sporadic AML with somatic RUNX1 mutations.



Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

2018 Familial RUNX1
Research Program Grant

Amount of funding: up to $250,000 over 2 years
No citizenship requirement
More >>

July 2, 2018

Lung Cancer Research Foundation lung cancer Young and mid-career investigators-Assist. & Assoc. prof. with PI eligibility and CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver with less than 10 years experience since initial faculty appointment.


Instructors, Clinical Instructors, and Academic staff-research

Graduate students, postdoctoral and clincal fellows
Research Grants
up to $75K/yr for up to 2 yrs
No citizenship restriction
More >>


Note: per Kathleen Thompson, Director-RMG and Sonia Barragan, Associate Director-RMG, this is considered a mentored career development so all applicants must submit your PDRF forms and your application materials through your department's Research Process Manager (RPM).
July 9, 2018 The American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) dermatologic surgery; cosmetic medicine and surgery; core surgical procedures and techniques; cutaneous oncology; new technologies (see board directed topics)

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

ASDS members

Cutting Edge Research Program
$20K
No citizenship restriction
More >>
July 6, 2018 Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation cancer Stanford clarification:
Only assist. prof. with UTL and MCL appointments who are within the first 4 years of their initial assist. prof. appointments are eligible (cut off date: July 1, 2014)
Damon Runyon-Rachleff Innovation Award
Stage 1 award will be for two years, $150,000 per year ($300,000 total) with the opportunity for up to two additional years of funding (up to four years total for $600,000).
Applicants (including non-U.S. citizens) must be conducting independent research at a U.S. research institution.
Program overview >>
Application guidelines >>
Limited submission program

Internal deadline for all schools:
July 10, 2018
W. M. Keck Foundation Faculty with PI eligibility across the natural and earth sciences, engineering, and medicine at all ranks are eligible. Keck has a stated interest in interdisciplinary research, thus proposals may also come from a team of faculty across departments, disciplines, or schools. Faculty with PI eligibility Keck Concept Paper
No citizenship restriction
Internal submission guidelines
Limited submission program

Internal deadline for all schools:
July 10, 2018
Searle Scholars Program for individuals pursuing independent research careers in biochemistry, cell biology, genetics, immunology, neuroscience, pharmacology, and related areas in chemistry, medicine, and the biological sciences Assistant professors with MCL or UTL appointments who began their FIRST appointment at the assistant professor level on or after July 1, 2017 Searle Scholars Program
$100K per year x 3 years
Internal Submission Guidelines
Pre-application required: submit 6 weeks prior to the deadlines below

Pilot applications will be reviewed on a quarterly basis
National Multiple Sclerosis Society Neuroscience; multiple sclerosis

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Pilot Research Grants
Up to $44K for 1 yr
More >>
Letter of intent:
July
NBME-National Board of Medical Examinders Advancing research and development for innovative assessment methods in medical education or practice

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Stemmler Education Research Fund
up to $150K
More >>

Letter of intent (required):
July

Full proposal: Aug.

(Other LOI deadlines: Jan., April, Oct.)

Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation Neuroscience; Alzheimer's disease

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Drug Discovery
$150K-$600K for 1-2 years
-PACT-Program to Accelerate Clinical Trials (PACT)
up to $1.5 milion
Biomarker Development
$150K-$600K for 1-2 years
Prevention Beyond the Pipeline
$50K-$100K for epidemiological analyses
More >>

Letter of intent (required):
July 13, 2018

Full proposal: Aug. 10, 2018

Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation

The Association for Frontotemporal Degeneration

Neuroscience; Frontotemporal
Degeneration

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Accelerating Drug Discovery for Frontal Temporal Degeneration
$100K-$150K for 1 year
No citizenship requirement
More >>
Letter of intent (required):
July

Full proposal: Aug.
National Ataxia Foundation Neuroscience; ataxia

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

NAF Research Grants
Seed grants $15K-$30K for 1 year
More >>
Pre-proposal deadline:
July

**pre-app. must be approved by your RPM/RMG or OSR at least 5-working days prior to the pre-proposal deadline

Burroughs Wellcome Fund for those working in protozoan and metazoan parasites, protists, and fungi. Viral, bacterial, immune, and multi-species work is likewise encouraged. Work related to malaria, tuberculosis, and AIDs is appropriate for this program. BWF particularly encourages human health-relevant applications from veterinary scientists. Assistant professors with UTL and MCL faculty appointments Investigators in Pathogenesis of Infectious Disease (PATH)
$500,000
More >>
Letter of intent (required) deadline:
July 26, 2018

Full proposal (by invitation only) deadline:
Oct. 16, 2018
Bright Focus Foundation vision research; macular degeneration

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Macular Degeneration Research Program
Standard Grant
$200K budgeted over 2 yrs
Overview webpage >>
Grant deadlines-webpage >>
Eligibility -FAQ webpage >>
July 16, 2018 Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation cancer Current Damon Runyon Fellows are eligible to apply in the fourth year of their Fellowship. Damon Runyon Dale F. Frey Award for Breakthrough Scientists
$100K for 1 year (submit through your RPM)
Program overview
Application guidelines
July Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Foundation Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Research Support Grants
$75,000 for 1 yr
More >>
Abstract deadline (required):
July

Full proposal (by invitation): Aug.

*Abstracts are accepted on a rolling basis. Full proposals by invitation only:
Focused Ultrasound Foundation focused ultrasound

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Investigator-initiated research grants
-Clinical Indication Track or -High Risk Track
$100K for 1 yr
More >>

Letter of intent (required):
July 15, 2018

(see also Feb. )

Full proposal (by invitation only):
Sept. 15, 2018

FARA-Friedreich's Ataxia Research Alliance neuroscience, ataxia

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

General Research Grant
$150K/yr for 1-2 yrs
More >>
Preliminary proposal (required):
July 15, 2018

Full proposal (by invitation only)
The Glaucoma Research Foundation vision research; glaucoma

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Shaffer Grant
$40K for 1 yr.
No citizenship requirement
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July 16, 2018 NORD-National Organization for Rare Diseases Research Grants Rare Diseases; various topics

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Various one year grants
More >>
July
via proposal central
American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) cancer, angiogenesis Assist. prof. with PI eligibility and CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver (see the guidelines for details) Judah Folkman Career Development Award for Angiogenesis Research
$75K/yr x 2 years
No citizenship requirement
PDF file of the guidelines >>
Abstract deadline (required):
July

Full proposal (by invitation only): Oct.
Foundation for Women's Health Cancer, Ovarian cancer research, endometrial cancer research, or gynecological cancer research

Instructors

Assist. and Associate prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. & Assoc. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Amgen Ovarian Cancer Research Grant $50K for 1 yr
Athena's Run Endometrial Cancer Research Grant
$50K for 1 year
Caring Together, NY Ovarian Cancer Research Synergy Grant $100K over 2 yrs
Gynecological Cancer Research Grant $50K for 1 yr
The Judith Liebenthal Robinson Ovarian Cacner Foundation Research Grant $50K for 1 yr;
St. Louis Ovarian Cancer Awareness Research Grant $75K for 1 yr
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July Brain and Behavior Research Foundation neuroscience; mental health: schizophrenia, mood disorders or other serious mental illnesses including research with anxiety, bipolar disorders, personality disorders or early and/or late onset of severe brain and behavior disorders.

Full professor with PI eligibility

CE Full prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

NARSAD Distinguished Investigator Award
$100K for 1 year
More >>
August
Letter of intent (required) deadline: 
Aug. 1, 2018
via proposal central

Full proposal (by invitation only) deadline:  Oct. 3, 2018 via proposal central



The E. Mathilde Ziegler Foundation for the Blind neuroscience; vision research

independent investigators- Assist. Prof. with UTL, MCL, NTLR appts.

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Seed Grants
up to $80K in direct costs per year for 3 years ($240K total)
No citizenship requirement
More >>
Letter of intent (required) deadline: 
Aug. 1, 2018 via proposal central

Full proposal by invitation only: 
Oct. 17, 2018
via proposal central

Susan G. Komen
Breast Cancer
Cancer; conquering metastatic breast cancer Assist. Prof. with PI eligibility and CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver who have not held any faculty appointment for more than a total of 5 years by the application due date (October 17, 2018)

Career Catalyst Research Grant
$450,000 combined direct and indirect costs; ($150,000 per year for up to 3 years)
No citizenship restriction
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Aug. 1, 2018 Scientific Research Network on Decision Neuroscience and Aging neuroscience and aging

graduate students,

post-doctoral fellows

Junior faculty- Assist. Prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

(per Kathleen Thompson-Director-RMG-this is considered a mentored career development grant)

Pilot Grants 
$30,000 (2-3 grants to be awarded)
Citizenship not required but research must be done in a U.S. institution.
More >>

Letter of intent (required):
Aug. 1, 2019

Full proposal (by invitation):
Sept. 1, 2019

A-T Children's Project (ataxia-telangiectasia) neuroscience; ataxa

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Research Grant
$75K for 1 year
No citizenship requirement More >>

Letter of intent (required):
Aug. 1, 2019

Full proposal (by invitation):
Sept. 1, 2019

(See also LOI: Feb. 1)

A-T Children's Project (ataxia-telangiectasia) neuroscience; ataxa The PI is the faculty member with PI eligibility who Post docs with one year experience or less post degree a postdoc with one year experience or less post degree

The A-T Post doctoral Fellowship Award
$30K to $40K per year for 2 years
No citizenship requirement
More >>

Letter of intent (required) deadline:
Aug. 1, 2018
via proposal central

Full proposal (by invitation only) deadline:
Oct. 15, 2018
via proposal central
American Cancer Society Cancer Applicants who have held the rank of full professor (with PI eligibility) for more than 15 years


and who have made seminal contributions in the area of cancer control that have changed the direction of clinical, psychosocial, behavioral, health policy or epidemiological cancer research.
Clinical Research Professors
$80K /yr. for 5 yrs ($400,000 total) - this may be renewed once)
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Aug. 3, 2018 The Migraine Research Foundation (MRF) and

the Association of Migraine Disorders
neuroscience; migraines-Basic or clinical migraine research-particularly translational projects and those related to migraine variants, childhood migraine, and chronic migraine.

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Research Grant
$50,000 for 1 year
No citizenship requirement
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Aug. 1, 2018 National Center for Responsible Gaming (NCRG) neuroscience; committed to a multi-disciplinary approach and, therefore, welcomes applications from investigators in psychology, psychiatry, epidemiology, public health, sociology, economics, neuroeconomics, neuroscience and other relevant disciplines.

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

NCRG Seed Grant
Up to $30K direct costs plus 15% F&A costs for 1 year
No citizenship requirement
More >>
Letter of intent (required):
Aug.

Full proposal: Sept.
A-T Children's Project neuroscience; ataxia-telangiectasia The PI is the faculty member with PI eligibility

Nominee: Post docs with one year experience or less post degree are eligible and must be nominated for this award by their principal investigator (PI).
The A-T Post doctoral Fellowship Award
Any interested PI who would like to nominate a new post doc for the A-T Post Doctoral Fellowship Award must send a Letter of Intent (LOI) to the A-T Children's Project.
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Aug. 1, 2018 International Myeloma Foundation cancer, myeloma

Established faculty with PI eligibility and CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Brian D. Novis Research Award:
Senior grant $80K
More >>
Aug. 1, 2018 International Myeloma Foundation cancer, myeloma

Instructors

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Brian D. Novis Research Award: Junior grant
$50K
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Aug. (TBA) Rheumatology Research Foundation rheumatology; This award is designed to address the needs of these investigators and serve as a supplement to the NIH K08/K23, VA CDA, or equivalent 4 or 5 year award mechanism. K08/K23 awardees Career Development Bridge Funding Award-K Supplement
$100,000 over 2 years
More >>
Aug. Rheumatology Research Foundation rheumatology

Fellows

Instructors

Assist. prof. w/ PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Scientist Development Award $225K
Eligibility: fellows, Instructors, assist. prof. w/ PI eligibility
More >>


Aug. (TBA) Rheumatology Research Foundation rheumatology Advanced Postdoctoral fellows

Instructors
Investigator Award
(transition award) $375K advanced postdoctoral fellows, Instructors)
Must be U.S. citizens or non-citizen nationals or permanent residents (the above awards are career development awards)
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Letter of intent (required):
Aug.

Full applic:
Sept.
National Ataxia Foundation Neuroscience; Ataxia

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Senior Postdoctoral Fellow or Clinical Fellow.

NAF Young Investigator Awards
$35K for 1 year

NAF Young Investigator (YI-SCA) Award for SCA (Spinocerebellar ataxia)
Research
$50K for 1year
No citizenship requirement
More >>


*Postdoctoral and clinical fellows:
submit your applications through your department's Research Process Manager (RPM) in RMG.

Limited submission program:
DATE TBA

Vasculitis Foundation cardiovascular; vasculitis

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Research Grant
$50K for 1-2 yrs
Only ONE application permitted
No citizenship restriction
More >>
Letter of intent (required):
Aug. 1, 2018

William T. Grant Foundation Address issues that have compelling relevance for theory, policy, and/or practice affecting the settings of youth ages 8 to 25 in the United States

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Research Grants-Reducing Inequality
$100K-$600K for 2-3 yrs
Research Grants-Improving the use of research evidence
$100K to $1M for 2-3 yrs
Officers’ Research Grants for both initiatives
up to $25K for 2-4 yrs
More >>
Aug. 10, 2018

via proposal central

Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation (Meso Foundation)
cancer, mesothelioma

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

-Mesothelioma Research Grants
-Peritoneal Mesothelioma Research Grants
$50K/yr x 2
No citizenship requirement.

To download the PDF file of the guidelines, go to this proposal central webpage and click on the document icon at the end of the RFP title

Aug.
via proposal central
Prevent Cancer Foundation cancer

Instructors

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Grant
$50K/yr x 2 years
Citizenship: applicants need not be U.S. citizens. However, research must be conducted primarily in the U.S..
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Aug. 6, 2018 Association for Academic Surgery Surgery- be in any surgical specialty Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE assist. prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Applicants must be within 5 years of completion of their surgical training
Roslyn Faculty Research Award
$50K for 1 year
No citizenship restriction
More >>

Limited submission progam

Internal deadline:
Aug. 7, 2018

Robert J. Kleberg, Jr. and Helen C. Kleberg Foundation Any disease focus Faculty with PI eligibility Medical Research Grant Program
Limited-only ONE applicationis permitted
No citizenship restriction
Internal submission guidelines
Limited Program

Internal deadline:
Aug. 14, 2018
Parker B. Francis Fellowship pulmonary, critical care, or sleep medicine. Lung biology or lung disease Postdoctoral fellows

Academic staff-research

Instructors

Early assist. prof. with PI eligibility
(see the guidleines)
Parker B. Francis Fellowship
$50,000 for the first year, $52,000 for the second and $54,000 for the third.

Citizenship requirement: A citizen or permanent residents of the U.S. or Canada or have a permanent residency application on file at the time of application with the U.S. or Canadian Immigration Services (note: because this is a career development grant it is exempt from the RPH 1.8 policy about non-discrimination in research).

Internal submission guidelines
Aug. 15, 2018

(see also Feb. 15)
Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research anesthesiology; anesthesia education

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

(anesthesiologists)

Research in Education Grant
$50K/yr x 2 yrs
No citizenship restriction
More >>
Aug. 15, 2018

(see also Feb. 15)
Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research anesthesiology

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility
(anesthesiologists)

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

who completed their core anesthesiology residency training within the past 10 years

Mentored Research Training Grants
Basic Science
Clinical or Translational Science
Health Services Research
$175K over 2 yrs
No citizenship restriction
More >>
Aug. 17, 2018 The Pablove Foundation pediatrics, Opsoconus Myoclonus Sydrome (OMS)

Senior postdoctoral fellows

Junior faculty (Stanford Assist. Prof. with PI eligibility and CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver .

In addition, established scientists (faculty with PI eligibility and CE faculty (with an approved PI waiver) who are re-directing their research are also eligible to apply for seed funding. 

Opsoconus Myoclonus Sydrome (OMS) Research Seed Grants
$100,000 over two years

No citizenship requirement.

To download a PDF file of the guidelines, go to this proposal central webpage and double-click on the document icon at the end of the RFP title.
Aug.
(submit online "Request for Institutional endorsements" to RMG & OSR "

Aug,
Sponsor's online LOI deadline
Arnold and Mabel Beckman Foundation chemistry and life sciences Assist. prof. who are within the first three years of their tenure-track (UTL) faculty appointment Beckman Young Investigator
$750K
See special letter of intent submission and "request for institutional endorsement" instructions more >>
Aug. amFAR HIV, AIDS Faculty with PI eligibility Basic Biomedical Research Grant:
Investment Grants-Exploring HIV persistence and eradication
More>>
Pre-review Deadline (required):
Aug.

Full proposal:
Dec.
American Orthpaedic Society for Sports Medicine sports medicine, orthopaedic surgeons Assist. prof. with PI eligibility and CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver (orthopaedic surgeon)

Fellow

Resident
Young Investigators Grant
$50K

More >>
Letter of intent (required) deadline:
Aug.
proposal central


Full proposal deadline:
Sept. via proposal central
OREF-Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation orthopaedic surgery

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Orthopaedic surgeon

Career Development Grant
$75K/yr x 3 years ($225K)
See additional career development awards
No citizenship restriction

Prospective Clinical Research Grant
$50K/yr x 3 yrs ($150K)
Purpose: promotes clinical research.

For an overview of the RFPs-click on “view all” on the top right hand side of this “General Grants” webpage >>

To download a PDF file of the guidelines, click on the document icon to the right of the RFP title on this proposal central webpage >>
Letter of intent (required):
Aug. 1, 2018

Full proposal (by invitation only) deadline:
Dec. 7, 2018

American Society for Suicide Prevention neuroscience, to support research on suicide from a variety of disciplines including psychiatry, medicine, psychology, genetics, epidemiology, neurobiology, sociology, nursing, health services administration, social work, and many others.

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Focus Grants
-Short-term Risk Grant
-Blue Sky Research Grant
Up to $500,000 per year for up to three years.
No citizenship restriction
Grant program overview webpage >>
RFP >>
Limited submission program

Internal deadline:
Aug.
Simons Foundation
Mathematics and Physical Sciences
encourage novel collaborations between mathematics and other fields in science or engineering by providing research funds to professors at United States and Canadian universities to establish programs at the interface between mathematics and another field of science or engineering. Tenured faculty in the Department of Mathematics

(the sponsor does not permit faculty from the Dept. of Statistics to apply)
Math+X Investigator
Limited: only ONE application is permitted.
$300,000 over 5 years
No citizenship restriction
Nominations to be submitted by the Department Chair in the Department of Mathematics to Dr. Ralph Cohen (c/o Kristi Geerke)
Internal submission guidelines
Limited submission program

Internal deadline:
Aug.
Simons Foundation
Mathematics and Physical Sciences
whose research involves one of three categories: mathematics, (theoretical) physics, (Theoretical) Astrophysics, or theoretical computer science tenured Stanford faculty

and/or

faculty who will be tenured by the start date of the appointment (Aug. 1, 2018)

the nominee’s faculty appointment need not be in a mathematics, physics or computer science department
Simons Investigators in Mathematics, (Theoretical) Physics, (Theoretical) Astrophysics, and Theoretical Computer Science
Limited to 2 applicants per category
$500K+ over 5 years
No citizensip restriction

The sponsor requires that nominations remain confidential.

Internal submission guidelines
Limited submission program

Internal deadline:
Aug.
Simons Foundation
Mathematics and Physical Sciences
mathematical model-based research in the life sciences
Stanford assistant professors with PI eligibility should be within 8 years of the start of their first faculty (assist. prof.) appointment
Simons Investigators in the Mathematical Modeling of Living Systems (MMLS)
Limited to 2 applicants
$500K+ over 5 years
No citizenship restriction

Internal submission guidelines
Letters of intent (required):
Aug. 16, 2018
via proposal central

Full application (by invitation only):
Sept. 27, 2018 via proposal central
Tobacco-related Disease Research Program (TRDRP) of California Research priority topics: Tobacco-related health disparities; Cancer prevention, treatment, and biology; Cardiovascular and cerebrovascular diseases; Environmental exposure and toxicology
Neuroscience of nicotine addiction and treatment
Oral diseases and dental health; Pulmonary biology and lung diseases; State and local tobacco control policy research

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility and CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver (in indepndent positions)

New Investigator Award
$200K/yr x 3 yrs
No citizenship requirement
More >>

Letters of intent (required):
Aug. 16, 2018
via proposal central

Full application (by invitation only):
Sept. 27, 2018 via proposal central

Tobacco-related Disease Research Program (TRDRP) of California Research priority topics: Tobacco-related health disparities; Cancer prevention, treatment, and biology; Cardiovascular and cerebrovascular diseases; Environmental exposure and toxicology
Neuroscience of nicotine addiction and treatment
Oral diseases and dental health; Pulmonary biology and lung diseases; State and local tobacco control policy research

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

High Impact Research Project Award
$250K/yr x 3 yrs
High Impact Pilot Research Award
$200K/yr x 2 yrs
No citizenship requirement
More >>
Letter of intent (required):
Aug.

Full proposal (by invitation only): Oct.
Immune Tolerance Network Transplantation: Preference will be given to trials with a testable mechanism of tolerance induction and a strategy for assays investigating this mechanism. ITN is particularly interested in proposals for phase II trials that involve between five and thirty patients.

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

 

Request for Proposals: Clinical Trials of Immune Tolerance in Transplantation Using Deceased-Donor Organs
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Limited submisson program:
Internal deadline:
Aug. 21, 2018

Rita Allen Foundation basic biomedical research in fields of cancer, immunology and neuroscince Assistant professors with PI eligibility who are within the first three years of their appointment Scholar Program
$550K
United States citizenship is not a requirement; however, awardees must be legally employed at a U.S. degree granting or research institution that is an invited participant in the program
Internal submission guidelines
Abstract deadline: 
Aug. 27, 2018 submit online

Full proposal (by invitation only) deadline:  Nov. 26, 2018



Foundation for Women's Cancer cancer, ovarian and endometrial

Instructors,

Assist. Prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Society of Gynecological Oncology (SGO) members (Full, Candidate, and Associate) who apply should be junior investigators, generally Assistant Professor and below. Priority will be given to junior investigators.

Non-members of the SGO may apply with a co-investigator who is an SGO member. The goal of such collaborative applications is to foster collaboration and and mentorship of an investigator new to the field. [Per the FAQs**, non-physician PhDs may apply provided they have a co-sponsor who is a board certified gynecologic oncologist who is an SGO member.]

Important: Per the “application” website below, faculty need to submit only one application which will be considered for all of the following grants and will be assigned by their review committee to the most relevant RFP.  See the  overview webpage for descriptions of the RFPs

Only one application per person per year is permitted.
.
St. Louis Ovarian Cancer Awareness Research Grant - $50,000

Laura Crandall Brown Foundation Ovarian Cancer Early Detection Research Grant - $50,000


Ovarian Cancer Research Grant in Honor of Liza Chance - $50,000


Caring Together, NY, Ovarian Cancer Research Grant - $25,000


Wilma Williams Education and Clinical Research Award for Endometrial Cancer - $xx


Endometrial Cancer Research Grant in Honor of Lynne Bovee Olson - $25,000


ME STRONG Cervical Cancer Research Grant - $25,000

Bruce Patsner Research Grant for Innovative Research and Technology - $10,000


No citizenship requirement.
Overview webpage >>
Guidelines webage >>
Application webpage >>
FAQs webpage >>
Aug. Arthritis Foundation osteoarthritis (OA), rheumatoid arthritis (RA), and juvenile arthritis (JA).

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Innovative Research Grant $100,000/yr for up to 2 yrs.
Arthritis Foundation Investigator Award
$100K/yr for up to 5 yrs
More >>

Aug. 31, 2018 Benign Essential Blepharospasm Neuroscience; research directly related to blepharospasm or Meige's Syndrome, both forms of cranial dystonia

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Research Grant
Up to $150,000
No citizenship restriction
More >>
Limited submission program

Internal deadline:
Aug. 29, 2018
The Pac-12 Student-Athelete Health and Well-Being Student health and well being: General focus list: Head Trauma; Prevention of Sudden Death Cardiac (Temperature matters/hydration; Overuse Injuries / Injury Prevention); Emergency Care – Planning / Prevention of Emergent Medical Events; Student-Athlete Well-Being (Sleep, Nutrition, Mental Health); Data Driven Decisions (Use of Pac-12 Sports Injury Registry Management and Analytics Program - SIRMAP) {Expansion of Presagia Platform (e.g., Software Development), Sports Injury Epidemiology]

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Grant
No budget limit. The budget cannot exceed 3 years
Internal submission guidelines
September

Letter of intent (required):
Sept. 1, 2019
via proposal central

Full proposal: TBA
via proposal central

Muscular Dystrophy Association MDA neuroscience; neuromuscular disease Fauclty with PI eligibility Discovery Research Grants$100K per year for 1-3 years
No citizenship restriction
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Sept. Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation advance the science of musculoskeletal transplantation, allografts and the biological reconstruction of musculoskeletal tissues.
1) Junior Investigator is one who, as a PI, has not been awarded a grant from a federal agency or a foundation. The applicant must be a Ph.D. and/or M.D. whose post-doctoral studies or residency has been completed. (submit through your RPM)

Applicants with an M.D. or O.D. from an accredited US or Canadian medical school. To support orthopedic clinicians who are within 5 years of completing their residency and fellowship
1) Junior Investigator Grants
Up to $100K
A Junior Investigator is one who, as a PI, has not been awarded a grant from a federal agency or a foundation. The applicant must be a Ph.D. and/or M.D. whose post-doctoral studies or residency has been completed. (submit through your RPM)

2) Career Development Award

up to $100K/yr for up to 3 yrs
Applicants with an M.D. or O.D. from an accredited US or Canadian medical school. To support orthopedic clinicians who are within 5 years of completing their residency and fellowship

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Sept. Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation advance the science of musculoskeletal transplantation, allografts and the biological reconstruction of musculoskeletal tissues.

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Established investigator
$100K/yr x 3 yrs
Eligibility faculty with PI eligibility who have previously received funding from a federal agency or a foundation
More >>
Letter of intent (required):
Sept.
Paris Time
( via proposal central)

Full proposal (by invitation only):
Feb.
Fondation Leducq Cardiovascular disease (Each network is built around a transatlantic research alliance involving two network coordinators, the European Coordinator and the North American Coordinator. up to $6M over 5 yrs )

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Transatlantic Networks of Excellence in Cardiovascular Research Program
See the guidelines for criteria.
More >>
Sept. 6, 2018
via proposal central
Lymphoma Research Foundation cancer, lymphoma

Assist. Prof with PI eligibility and CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver with no greater than 5 years of experience beyond the completion of his or her fellowship or postdoctoral training as of award start date

must be licensed physicians in one of the ACGME specialties: hematology/oncology, pathology, dermatology, radiation oncology, etc.)

Clinical Investigator Career Development Award
$225,000 total over 3 yrs
Citizenship is not required
More >>
Sept. 6, 2018
via proposal central
Lymphoma Research Foundation cancer, clinical research in the field of non-Hodgkin and Hodgkin lymphoma Assist. prof. with PI eligibility and CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver in their first 4 years of a faculty position

or or trainees who are at least in their second year of one of the following ACGME accredited sub-specialty fellowship programs: Hematology/Oncology, Hematology, Medical Oncology, Radiation Oncology, or Hematopathology.
Lymphoma Clinical Research Mentoring Program
Citizenship is not required
More >>
Letter of intent (required):
Sept.

Full Proposal (by invitation only) deadline: Dec.
The Sturge-Weber Foundation (The SWF) neuroscience; Sturge-Weber syndrome

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Pilot Grant
$30K/yr for up to 2 years
More >>
Sept. American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) gastroenterology

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Research Scholar Award
$270,000 over 3 years
No citizenship requirement
AGA membership is required at the time of the application submission.
More >>
Sept. American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) gastroenterology Assist. prof. with PI eligibility and CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver (physician scientists) AGA-Takeda Pharmaceuticals Research Scholar Award in Inflammatory Bowel Disease
$270,000 over 3 years
$100K/yr x 3 yrs
No citizenship requirement
More >>
Letter of intent required for Development Grants (and optional for Idea Grants)
Sept.

Full proposal:
Oct.
Barth Syndrome Foundation
BTHS is a serious X-linked genetic disorder, primarily affecting males. It is caused by a mutation in the tafazzin gene (TAZ, also called G4.5), resulting in inborn error of lipid metabolism. Barth syndrome (BTHS) is a serious X-linked genetic condition associated with cardiomyopathy, neutropenia, skeletal muscle weakness, exercise intolerance, growth delay, and diverse biochemical abnormalities (including defects in mitochondrial metabolism and phospholipid biosynthesis).

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof.with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Faculty with PI eligibility (established investigators new to BTHS)

Research Grant Program
Development Grant
$100K maximum for 2-3 yrs
Idea Grant ($50K max. over 1-2 yrs)
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Sept. Amyloidosis Foundation amyloidosis: Basic biomedical and clinical research in systemic amyloidosis-a disease that occurs when substances called amyloid proteins build up in organs

Assist. Prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Instructors

A cademic staff-research

Applicants wiil have completed their docotral studies or clinical fellowship within 10 years prior to the application; applicants must have a mentor

Research Grants
$25K per yr x 2 years
More >>
Letter of intent (required):
Sept.
Paris Time
( via proposal central)

Full proposal (by invitation only):
Feb.

Fondation Leducq Cardiovascular disease (Each network is built around a transatlantic research alliance involving two network coordinators, the European Coordinator and the North American Coordinator. up to $6M over 5 yrs )

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Transatlantic Networks of Excellence in Cardiovascular Research Program
See the guidelines for criteria.
More >>
Sept. 7, 2018
via proposal central
American Gastroenterology Association (AGA) Research Foundation gastroenterology

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Research Scholar Award
$270,000 total costs over 3 yrs
No citizenship requirement but research must be conducted at a North American institution
More >>
Sept. 7, 2018
via proposal central
American Gastroenterology Association (AGA) Research Foundation gastroenterology

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

AGA-Takeda Pharmaceuticals Research Scholar Award in Inflammatory Bowel Disease
$270,000 total costs over 3 yrs
No citizenship requirement but research must be conducted at a North American institution
More >>
Sept. 7, 2018
via proposal central
American Gastroenterology Association (AGA) Research Foundation gastroenterology

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

AGA-Rady Children’s Institute for Genomic Medicine Research Scholar Award in Pediatric Genomics
$270,000 total costs over 3 yrs
No citizenship requirement but research must be conducted at a North American institution
More >>
REVISED: Abstract-letter of intent (required) deadline:
Sept. via proposal central

Full application (by invitation only):
Oct. via proposal central

Alliance for Cancer Gene Therapy Foundation Cancer; development of cell and gene therapy approaches to the treatment of cancer.

Per OTL: "The ACGT YIA has some special terms and conditions under 'Institutional Policy' (page 2)*. If you are subsequently invited to submit a full proposal, your Research Process Manager (RPM) will need to include a statement in the proposal cover letter for the full application that states we reserve the right to negotiate the terms at time of award."

Assist. prof. with UTL appointments (see the guidelines)

 

Young Investigator Award
$250K including 10% indirect costs over 2-3 years
No citizenship restriction
More >>
Letter of intent (required) deadline: 
Sept. 10, 2018 via proposal central

Full proposal (by invitation only) deadline:  Dec. 1, 2018 via proposal central



Alzheimer’s Association,

Alzheimer’s Research UK,

Michael J. Fox Foundation

Weston Brain Institute

Neuroscience; Alzheimer's disease; Parkinson’s disease (PD) and other neurodegenerative diseases to increase understanding of pathogenesis similarities and differences.  Faculty with PI eligibility Biomarkers Across Neurodegenerative Diseases (BAND)
up to $150K total costs over 2 years
No citizenship restriction

Guidelines: Download the PDF file of the guidelines by clicking on the document icon at the end of the RFP title on this proposal central webpage

Sept. 14, 2018 via proposal central The Andrew McDonough B+ Foundation cancer, childhood

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Childhood Cancer Research Grant
Amount of funding: up to $75,000 over 2 years ($150K total)
No citizenship requirement
To download the RFP, go to this proposal central webpage and click on the document icon at the end of the RFP title.
Sept. via proposal central OREF-Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation orthopaedic surgery; This grant will provide an annual stipend of $20,000 to supplement the investigator’s salary, and to compensate for the projected loss of income resulting from the recipient’s reduced clinical productivity. orthopaedic surgeons licensed to practice in the U.S. who have received recent K08 or K23 funding from the NIH, or equivalent mentored research funding. OREF Mentored Clinician-Scientist Grant

For an overview of the RFPs-click on “view all” on the top right hand side of this “General Grants” webpage>>


To download a PDF file of the guidelines, click on the document icon to the right of the RFP title on this proposal central webpage >>
Sept. via proposal central OREF-Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation orthopaedic surgery;

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

(see additional criteria)

Orthopaedic surgeon

OREF-Goldberg Arthritis Research Grant
$50K for 1 year

OREF-Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation (MTF)
MTF Research Grant
$98K over 2 years

OREF-American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons/Rockwood Clinical Research Grant in Shoulder Care
$50K for 1 year

For an overview of the RFPs-click on “view all” on the top right hand side of this “Research specific grants” webpage >>

To download a PDF file of the guidelines, click on the document icon to the right of the RFP title on this proposal central webpage >>

Sept. 17, 2018 Defeat DIPG CHADTOUHGH cancer; pediatric brain cancer, diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma (DIPG) Assist. Prof. with PI eligibility 

CE Assist. Prof. (with an approved PI waiver)

or for established faculty to encourage them to start DIPG research



New Investigator Grant$250,000 over 2 years
More >>

Sept. 17, 2018 Defeat DIPG CHADTOUHGH cancer; pediatric brain cancer, diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma (DIPG)

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Research Grants
$200,000 per year over 3 years ($600,000 total)
More >>

Letter of intent (required) deadline:
Sept.

Full proposal (by invitation only):
Oct.
Orphan Disease Center (ODC) at the University of Pennsylvania various orphan diseases

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Multiple one year pilot grants arranged by disease topic
No citizenship requirement
More >>
Sept. American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics Pharmacology. Pre-clinical or clinical research to improve human health.

** For faculty with PI who who requires “bridging” funds to enhance a grant application for competitive renewal, an investigator who has a research project currently supported by a “no cost extension” and desires additional funds to enhance a grant resubmission, or an investigator who desires funds to acquire preliminary data in support of a new grant submission.
Faculty with PI eligibility** David Lehr Research Award
$50K/yr x 2 yrs
More >>
Sept. Scleroderma Foundation systemic sclerosis (SSc, scleroderma)

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

New Investigator Grant (assist. prof. with PI eligibility) ($50K/yr x 3 yrs)
Established Investigator Grant ($75K/yr x 2yrs)
More >>
Sept. American Academy of Sleep Medicine Foundation neuroscience; sleep medicine

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Focused Projects Award-Humanitarian/Educational
$20,000 total costs
More >>
Sept. Progeria Research Foundation Hutchinson-Gilford Progeria Syndrome ("Progeria", or "HGPS") is a rare, fatal genetic condition characterized by an appearance of accelerated aging in children.

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Medical Research Grants
Innovator Awards
$75K/yr for up to 2 yrs
Established Senior Investigators
$100K/yr x 3 yrs
Specialty Awards
$5K-$50K for 1 yr or less
No citizenship requirement
More >>
Sept. Prostate Cancer Foundation Prostate Cancer
*
the team should be composed of at least 3 highly experienced investigators (faculty with PI eligibility) capable of providing unique scientific expertise toward solutions of significant problems in prostate cancer

Faculty with PI eligibility*

CE faculty * with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Global Treatment Sciences (GTSN)
Challenge Award for Lethal Prostate Cancer

$1M
More >>

Limited Program: Internal Dean of Research Ofice Deadline:
Sept. TBA

Full applic: Nov. TBA

Greenwall Foundation Bioethics   Faculty Scholars Program in Bioethics
Eligibility and internal submission guidelines

Letter of intent (required):
Sept.
via proposal central

Full proposal (by invitation only):
Feb.
via proposal central

Alpha-1 Foundation Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency (AAT)
Alpha-1 may result in serious lung disease in adults and/or liver disease at any age.

Faculty with PI eligibility

 

Bridge Grant up to $25K
to provide support for excellent Alpha-1 Antitrypsin (AAT) Deficiency-related research projects that have been submitted to and approved by the National Institutes of Health (NIH), but not funded
Pilot and Feasibility Grant up to $40K for 1 yr
Research Grant up to $100K/yr for 2 yrs
of AAT Deficiency
Scientific Meeting Sponsorship Grant up to $5K
More >>

Sept. 20, 2018 Society of Surgical Oncology cancer, surgical oncology Faculty with PI eligibility Clinical Investigator Award
$50K/yr x 2 years
No citizenship requirement
More >>
Sept. 25, 2018 Conquer Cancer Foundation
(of the American Society of Clinical Oncology -ASCO)
cancer; clinical oncology; to fund physicians during the transition from a fellowship program to a faculty appointment. Be a physician (MD, DO, or international equivalent) working in any country and currently in the last two years of his/her final subspecialty training at an academic medical institution 

Have a valid, active medical license in the country where the research will be performed

and within 10 years of obtaining his/her medical degree at the time of grant submission

Young Investigator Award$50,000 for 1 year
No citizenship requirement.
More >>

Sept. 25, 2018 Conquer Cancer Foundation
(of the American Society of Clinical Oncology -ASCO)
cancer; clinical oncology

Assist. prof. with PI eligibiliy

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

in the first to third year of a primary faculty appointment in a clinical department.

Applicants must be physicians (M.D., D.O. or equivalent) working in any country and hold a valid, active medical license in the country where the research will be conducted at the time of the application.

Career Development Award $200K total over 3 yrs
No citizenship restriction
More >>

Sept. 25, 2018 Conquer Cancer Foundation
(of the American Society of Clinical Oncology -ASCO)
cancer; clinical oncology
(see the guidelines for details)

(1) researchers in low resource settings on scientific questions specific to those settings;

(2) research by investigators in high resource settings (faculty with PI eligibility and CE faculty with approved CE faculty PI waiver) on issues in resource-limited settings or

(3) collaborative research [high and low resource investigators (faculty with PI eligibility and CE faculty with approved CE faculty PI waiver)] on question of shared concern

Applicants must:
-have a doctoral degree (including MD, PhD, MD/PhD, DO or equivalent

-apply within the last year of training or the first 2 years of faculty/staff appointment or employment at the time of the grant submission
eligible US and no-US entities.

Global Oncology Young Investigator Award
Total awards: $25K-$50K (5-10 to be awarded)
More >>
Sept. 22, 2018


(see also March)
American Epilepsy Society neuroscience; epilepsy

Assoc. Prof. and above with PI eligibility

CE Assoc. Prof. & above with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Seed Grant Awards
$20,000 for 1 year
No citizenship restriction
More >>
Pre-proposal: Sept.

Full proposal (by invitation only):
Jan.

The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research neuroscience, Parkinson's disease

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Mitochondrial Biomarkers for Parkinson’s Disease
Up to $200K over 1-2 yrs
No citizenship restriction
More >>
Pre-proposal: Sept.

Full proposal (by invitation only):
Jan.
The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research neuroscience, Parkinson's disease

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Core Funding Programs
-Therapeutic Development

Preclinical: $200K-$500K
Clinical: commensurable with the stage and goals
-Target Advancement
$100K for 1 year
-Outcome Measures
There is no set budget limit for proposals
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Sept. Simons Foundation Sabbatical leave funding opportunity; mathematics; theoretical physics Faculty with PI eligibility*

*Sabbatical-eligible faculty who wish to use the grant for the purpose of extending a single-term sabbatical leave to a full academic year.

No citizenship restriction
Simons Fellows Program in Mathematics
They expect to fund up to 40 Mathematics Fellowships each year.
More>>

Simons Fellows Program in Theoretical Physics
They expect to fund up to 20 Theoretical Physics Fellowships each year.
More >>
Sept. 28, 2018

Arnold and Mabel Beckman Foundation

neuroscience, vision research; This award is intended to reward one individual who has made, and is continuing to make, significant transformative breakthroughs in vision research.

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

The Beckman-Argyros Award in Vision Research
Amount of funding: The recipient will receive a total of $500,000, as outlined below, along with a commemorative medallion: $100,000 prize to award recipient; $400,000 grant to support award recipient's research at a U.S. university.
No citizenship requirement.
More >>
Letter of intent: Sept. 28, 2018 via proposal central

Full proposal by invitation only:
Jan. 18, 2019 via proposal central
American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) cancer Have held a tenure-eligible assistant professor appointment for no more than three years (i.e., cannot have held a tenure-eligible appointment prior to July 1, 2016)

AACR NextGen Grants for Transformative Cancer Research
$450,000 over 3 years
More >>

Sept. American Association of Medical Colleges (AAMC)
Western Group on Educational Affairs
The WGEA is providing a funding opportunity to both experienced and new investigators in the area of medical education research. This small grants program is meant to promote medical education research within the Western region.

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

WGEA Mini-grant
up to $5,000 are awarded to investigators initiating new studies (2 to be made)
$1,000 “finishing” awards are granted to investigators needing extra funds to complete ongoing projects (2 to be made)
More >>

Letter of intent (required):
Sept.


Full proposal:
Dec.

Foundaton Fighting Blindness vision; inherited orphan retinal degenerative
diseases and
dry age-related macular degeneration (dAMD)

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Individual Investigator Research Grant
$100K/yr x 3 yrs
No citizenship requirement
More >>
October
Oct. 1, 2018 American Academy of Neurology (AAN) neurology; neuroscience

Instructors

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Applicants must be a neurologist who completed residency between 5-10 yr prior to the start date of the award.

Career Development Award
$150K/yr x 3 yrs
No citizenship requirement
More >>
Oct. American Academy of Neurology (AAN)

Funded by American Brain Foundation and Society of Interventional Neurology
neurology; neuroscience

Assist. prof. with PI eligiblity

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

interested in a career in academic career in neurological research who has completed their residency or a PhD no more than 7 years prior to the start date of the award.

Recipient must be an AAN and SIVN member.

Clinician Scientist Development Award in Interventional Neurology
up to $80K/yr for up to 3 yrs
No citizenship requirement
More >>
Oct. 1, 2018 American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS) Research Foundation Colon and Rectal Surgeons

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Limited project grants
$50K for 1 yr
Applicants must be members of ASCRS
More >>
Oct. 1, 2018 American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS) Research Foundation Colon and Rectal Surgeons Young surgeons-Assist. prof. with PI eligibility and CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver within the first 5 years of their faculty appointment Career Development Grant
$75K per year for 2 yrs
Applicants must be members of ASCRS
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Oct, The Kenneth Rainin Foundation Gastroenterology; Inflammatory Bowel Disease--To forge partnerships and collaborations in the field of IBD.

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Up to 3 investigators from the same or different institutions. Grants will be awarded to a single lead organization that will generate a subaward(s).

Synergy Awards
$100K in research support to each investigator on the team, up; to a total of $300K for 1 yr.
No citizenship restriction
More >>
Letter of intent deadline (required):
Oct. 3, 2018
via proposal central

Full proposal (by invitation only):
Dec. 13, 2018
via proposal central

American Lung Association lung cancer

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Lung Cancer Discovery Award
$100,000 per year for up to 2 years
No citizenship restriction
More >>
Oct.

Note: pre-proposals are no longer required
Burroughs Wellcome Fund basic biomedical sciences and translational research Advanced postdoctoral fellows

and Instructors
Career Awards for Medical Scientists (CAMS)
$700K
Postdoc or Instructor to faculty transition award
More >>
Oct.
(Not currently accepting applications)
The Stanley Medical Research Institute Neuroscience; Schizophrenia and Bi-Polar Disorder; mental health Faculty with PI eligibility

Regular Treatment Trials: $300K/yr.
Special Treatment
Trials and Drug Development SMRI
No applications will be accepted in 2016.
More >>

Letter of intent (required)
Oct. 1, 2019

Full application by invitation:
Feb. 15, 2020

(see also LOI deadlines: Jan. and April)
Whitehall Foundation Neuroscience; Basic biological research in neurobiology Assist. prof. with PI eligibility Grant-in-Aid
$30K for 1 yr
More >>
Letter of intent (required)
Oct. 1, 2019

Full application by invitation:
Feb. 15, 2020

(see also LOI deadlines: Jan. and April)
Whitehall Foundation Neuroscience; Basic biological research in neurobiology Faculty with PI eligibility


Research Grants
$30-$75K/yr for up to 3 yrs
More >>

Pre-application required: submit asap prior to the deadlines below

Pilot applications will be reviewed on a quarterly basis
National Multiple Sclerosis Society neuroscience; multiple sclerosis

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Pilot Research Grants
Up to $40K for 1 yr
More >>
Oct.

(see also Jan. . and May)

Venture Well

(formerly National Collegiate Inventors and Innovators Alliance NCIIA)

The Student Grant Program gives college students the chance to move new tech ideas out of the lab and classroom and into the marketplace.
Stage 1 funding; $5,000- to attend a three-day strategy mapping workshop, VentureLab1
Stage 2 funding: up to $20,000 + workshop (VentureLab 2) + coaching + network (and includes tactical coaching)
Stage 3 funding: up to $50,000 VentureWell program investment opportunity
You must apply for Stage 1 funding first.
Faculty with PI eligibility

(*the PI is the faculty member)
Student Grant Program (the PI is the faculty member)
provides early-stage funding for training, coaching, and investment for teams working on market-based technology inventions.
More >>
Oct. 2, 2018 Bright Focus Foundation Neuroscience; Alzheimer's disease

*Faculty with PI eligibility

*CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver


FYI-this sponsor does not have downloadable RFP for each of their programs so you have to check for eligibility, for example, on the FAQs webpage,
terms and conditions on a separate page, etc..

Alzheimer's Disease Research (ADR)

* ADR Standard Award
$300K over 3 yrs

ADR Postdoctoral Fellowship Awards

$200,000 over 2 years
Eligibility: junior and senior postdoctoral fellows

Program overview more >>
Deadlines/application more >>
Eligibility (on FAQ webapge)
more >>
Limited # of applicants permitted (check with the Dept. Chair of Dermatology) Oct. Dermatology Foundation Dermatology see the guidelines Research Awards Program
more >>
Limited submission program
Internal deadline:
Oct. 11, 2018


Full proposal: Jan. 22, 2019

National Science Foundation

Instrumentation-acquisition and development

Each performing organization may submit in revised “Tracks” as defined below, with no more than two submissions in Track 1 and no more than one submission in Track 2

Track 1: $100,0001 and less than $1,000,000

Track 2: $1,000,000 up to and including $4,000,000.
Faculty with PI eligibility NSF 18-513 Major Research Instrumentation Program:
Instrument Acquisition or Development
Internal submission guidelines
Oct. 11, 2018
via proposal

Jan. 11, 2019 via proposal
A Collaborative Pediatric Cancer Research Awards Program Rally Foundation pediatric cancer

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Consortium Grant
$100,000 per year for 1 to 2 yrs
3 or more institutions collaborating on a grant-supported research project
More >>

Oct. 11, 2018
via proposal

Jan. 11, 2019 via proposal

A Collaborative Pediatric Cancer Research Awards Program Rally Foundation pediatric cancer

Assist. Prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. (with an approved CE faculty PI waiver) who are more than 5 years post fellowship.

Independent Investigator Grant*
$50K per year for 1 or 2 yrs

Young Investigator Grant**

$50K per year for 1 or 2 yrs

No citizenship requirement
More >>
Letter of intent (required) deadline:
Oct. 12, 2018

Full proposals (by invitation only) deadline: Jan. 18, 2019

Harrington Discovery Institute targeting of pathways and processes that might effect retinal dystrophies and vision, with the ultimate goal of advancing translation of research into drugs and cell-based therapies.

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Gund-Harrington Scholar Award
Amount of funding: up to $900K over 3 years
No citizenship requirement
More >>

Letter of intent (required):
Oct.

Full proposal: Nov.

(Other LOI deadlines: Jan., April, July)

Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation Neuroscience; Alzheimer's disease

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Drug Discovery
$150K-$600K for 1-2 years
-PACT-Program to Accelerate Clinical Trials (PACT)
up to $1.5 milion
Biomarker Development
$150K-$600K for 1-2 years
Prevention Beyond the Pipeline
$50K-$100K for epidemiological analyses
More >>
Oct. 15, 2018

(see also April 15)
Angelman Syndrome Foundation neuroscience; Angelman syndrome (AS) is a neuro-genetic disorder that occurs in one in 15,000 live births. AS is often misdiagnosed as cerebral palsy or autism. Characteristics of the disorder include developmental delay, lack of speech, seizures, and walking and balance disorders. Individuals with Angelman syndrome will require life-long care

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Research Grants
$100K/yr for 1-2 years to fund pilot projects to test new ideas about the pathogenesis and therapeutics of AS
No citizenship restriction
More >>
Oct.
via proposal central
Simons Foundation
Mathematics and Physical Sciences
to support institutions in the mathematics and physical sciences through funding to centers of excellence, to help establish scientific culture and strengthen contacts within the international scientific community.

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Targeted Grants to Institutes
Per the Simons Foundation program official, “while we would allow multiple applications from one institute (although likely rare), each application must be submitted by an individual” (PI).
Amount of funding: $100K-$200K total costs per year (includes 20% indirect costs) for 3-5 years (up to 3 awards)
More >>

Oct. 15, 2018

(see also May)

Rivkin Center for Ovarian Cancer ovarian cancer For faculty who have submitted an R01 or R21 proposal to the NIH or an original proposal to the DoD pertaining to ovarian cancer and who have not received, but were close to a fundable score. Bridge Funding Awards
$30,000 for 6 months
More >>
Oct. 15, 2018
via proposal central
American Cancer Society cancer, global health This program is limited to non-US citizens and provides support for one year of advanced training in clinical oncology at participating US cancer centers to qualified physicians and surgeons from other countries, particularly countries where advanced training is not readily available. Audrey Meyer Mars International Fellowships in Clinical Oncology
Amount of funding:  up to US $65,000 for one year.
See page 3-4 of the RFP for applicant eligibility.

Sponsoring institutions must submit the AMM application to the American Cancer Society on behalf of the accepted candidate.
Oct. 15, 2018
via proposal central
American Cancer Society cancer (see the guideliness for topic areas)

*Independent investigators-Assist. prof. with PI eligibility and CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver (see the guidelines for other criteria)

 



**independent investiagor- faculty with PI eligibility at any level with any level of prior funding



Research Scholar Grants:

*RSG in Basic, Preclinical, Clinical, Epidemiology, Psychosocial and Behavioral Research, and Research in Palliative Care and Symptom Management

**RSG in Cancer Control: Health Policy and Health Services Research

**RSG in Priority Program of Cancer Control: Health Equity Research
(Limited to research in Psychosocial and Behavioral Research and in Health Policy and Health Services Research

$165K direct costs plus 20% indirects per year for up to 4 yrs.
Exception:
No citizenship restriction
Overview webpage >>
PDF file of the RFP >>
Oct.
via proposal central

American Cancer Society cancer

Full-time assitant professors with PI eligibility and CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Applicants must be within the first 6 years of their initial faculty appointment. 

Clinician scientists are investigators licensed to provide patient care and trained to conduct research.

(See pages 22-23 in the RFP for additional criteria and other funding restrictions)

Clinician Scientist Development Grant
Awards range from 3 to 5 years, for a maximum $135,000 Direct costs, plus 8% allowable indirect costs per year. The mentor(s) receive a maximum of $10,000 per year (regardless of the number of mentors). That amount is included in the $135,000

Citizenship:
A pplicants for Clinician Scientist Development Grant and Postdoctoral Fellowships must at the time of application be United States citizens or permanent residents of the United States.
Overview webpage >>
PDF file of the RFP >>


Oct. Thoracic Surgery Foundation cardiothoracic surgery cardiac thoracic surgeon

assist. prof. with PI eligibility and CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver within 7 years of their first UTL ot MCL faculty appt.

TSF and STS Research Grants
up to $40K/yr x 2 yrs
More >>
Oct. Thoracic Surgery Foundation for Research


cardiothoracic surgery
Female cardiac thoracic surgeon-assist. prof. with PI eligibility and CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver within 5 years of their first faculty appt. Nina Starr Braunwald Research Grant
up to $40K/yr for 2 yrs
No citizenship requirement
More >>
 Oct. 22, 2018 American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) cancer

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

SU2C Catalyst Research Grants Genentech-Supported Projects
Amount of funding:  $3 million over 3 years
More >>

Oct. 23, 2018 American Academy of Sleep Medicine Foundation sleep medicine Physicians (MD or DO) who are board-eligible or board-certified in sleep medicine who have completed their sleep medicine fellowship within the past 10 years, or who are currently enrolled in an ACGME-accredited sleep medicine fellowship program are eligible to apply.

Researchers (PhD or other similar doctoral degree) who are within 10 years of completing their post-doctoral training or who are current post-doctoral fellows.
Focused Projects Award for Junior Investigator
$20K for 1 yr
No citizenship requirement
More >>

Letter of intent (required) deadline:  
Oct. 29, 2018

Full proposal (by invitation only) deadline: 
Jan. 17, 2019

American Heart Association cardiovascular disease and stroke

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Established Investigator Award
Amount of funding: $80K/yr including 10% IDC x 5 yrs ($400K total award)
Citizenship: U.S. citizenship, permanent residents, and individuals with certain visas (see the guidelines)
More >>

Letter of intent: Oct. 25, 2018 
via proposal central

Full proposal (by invitation only):
March 7, 2019 via proposal central 


California Breast Cancer Research Program breast cancer

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Innovative Development Exploratory Award (IDEA)
up to $100K or $150K direct costs  (plus indirects) for up to 18 months (the higher cap is for projects using animal or human participants)
More >>

Letter of intent (required) deadline:  
Oct. 29, 2018

Full proposal (by invitation only) deadline: 
Jan. 17, 2019

American Heart Association cardiovascular disease and stroke

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Innovative Project Award$100K (including 10% IDC) per year for 2 years
Citizenship: U.S. citizenship, permanent residents, and individuals with certain visas (see the guidelines)
More >>

Letter of intent: Oct. 30, 2018 


Full proposal (by invitation only):
Jan. 15, 2019 
Progeria Research Foundation Hutchinson-Gilford Progeria Syndrome ("Progeria", or "HGPS") is a rare, fatal genetic condition characterized by an appearance of accelerated aging in children.

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Medical Research Grants
Innovator Awards
$75K/yr for up to 2 yrs
No citizenship requirement
More >>
Oct. 31, 2018

(see also April 30)
The Morton Cure Paralysis Fund Neuroscience; Spinal cord injury

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Postdoctoral fellows may apply with a Career Development PI waiver through their RPM (the RFP requests a letter of support from their mentors)

Research grants
$5-$75K for one year
(note: postdocs submit applications through your RPM)  
No citizenship requirement
More >>

Letter of intent: Oct. 30, 2018 via proposal central

Full proposal (by invitation only) deadline:
March 23, 2019 via proposal central

The Pablove Foundation
rare childhood cancer

Senior postdoctoral fellow**

**under "Who is eligible?" on the "apply for a grant" it confirms this is also a career development award)

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility and CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Established faculty (with PI eligibility) who are re-directing their research are also eligible

Childhood Cancer Research Seed Grants
$50,000 for 1 year
No citizenship restriction
More >>
Oct. 31, 2018 via proposal central American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) cancer Assist. Prof. with UTL appointments

who have completed their most recent doctoral degree within the past 11 years (degrees cannot have been conferred before July 1, 2008)
AACR Gertrude B. Elion Cancer Research Award $75K
More >>
November
Nov. 1, 2018 Skin Cancer Foundation skin cancer Residents, Fellows in Dermatology

Junior investigators:
Instructors, Clinical Instructors

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility and CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver 5-10 years post first academic appointment
Research Grants (pilot)
$25K-$50K for 1 year
Researchers are invited to submit applications for one-year projects to be conducted within the dermatology departments of medical institutions in the United States and Canada.
No citizenship restriction
More >>

Nov. 1, 2018
via proposal central
California Breast Cancer Research Program breast cancer

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty (with an approved CE faculty PI waiver) 

or individuals in other positions with an approved Conferences/ Workshop PI waiver obtained through their RPM.

Standard Conference AwardUp to $25K direct costs
More >>

Nov. Oxalosis & Hyperoxaluria Foundation Oxalosis & Primary Hyperoxaluria is a rare genetic disorder that results in formation of kidney stones caused by defective enzyme in the liver

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Research Grants
up to $200,000 total cost per project for up to 2 yrs
More >>
Nov.

(see also May)
American Society of Hematology hematology

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

hematologists-faculty who are ASH members who applied for an NIH R01 grant or equivalent that was scored but not funded due to budget

Bridge Grant Program
Up to $150K for 1 year

More >>

 

Pre-proposal (required) deadline:
Nov.

Full proposal (by invitation only):
Feb.
Tourette Association of America
neuroscience; tourette syndrome

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Research Grant Award
Up to $75K for 1 yr or up to $150K for 2 years
No citizenship requirement
More >>
Nov. Transplantation and Immunology Research Network (TIRN)

AST-American Society for Transplantation
transplantation
Assist. prof. with PI eligibility and CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver with the first 5 years of their first faculty appt.

Faculty Development Grant
$50K per year for 1-2 years
Citizenship: U.S., Canadian or Mexican citizenship or permanent resident, or with proper training Visa
More >>

Nov. 2, 2018 Motor Neurone Disease Association Neuroscience; Applicants can be based outside the UK and Ireland, provided the project meets the following criteria:
(i) the project must be unique in concept or design (i.e., no similar research is being performed in the UK); and
(ii) the project must involve an aspect of collaboration with a UK institute.

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Biomedical Research Project Grants
No citizenship requirement
More >>
Letter of intent: Nov.
via proposal central

Full application (by invitation only):
Jan.
via proposal central


(see also May 1)
Chron's and Colitis Foundation of America Chron's disease and Colitis

Postdoctoral Fellows

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Career Development Award
$52K per year for 1-3 years
Postdocs: submit through your dept.s RPM.
More >>
Letter of intent: Nov.
via proposal central

Full application (by invitation only):
Jan.
via proposal central


(see also May 1)
Chron's and Colitis Foundation of America Chron's disease and Colitis

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Senior Research Awards
$115,830 /yr for 1-3 yrs
More >>
Concept paper: Nov. 1

(and May 1)
Lalor Foundation To educate young women about reproductive health

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Anna Lalor Burdick Program Research Grants
Funds are for programs in the U.S., not individual research projects.
$10K-$35K for 1 yr
No citizenship requirement
More >>
Letter of intent (required):
Nov. 1, 2018

Full application (by invitaiton only):
April 1, 2018
Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation for Childhood Cancer childhood cancer

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Innovation Grant
$250K over 2 years
No citizenship restriction
More >>

Letter of intent (required) deadline:
Nov. via proposal central

Full proposal (by invitation only) deadline:
Jan. via proposal central

CureSearch for Childhood Cancer pediatric cancer

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Catapult Impact Fund:
Clinical Trial Awards in Pediatric Cancer

$2 million to $5 million for 2-3yr award period for “clinic-ready” projects that fit the parameters detailed on the webpage
No citizenship restriction.
More >>
Letter of intent (required):
Nov. 6, 2018
via proposal central

Full proposals (by invitation only):
Feb. 22, 2019 via proposal central

Simons Foundation
Life Sciences
Investigators may focus directly on marine microbes or on fundamental problems that are highly relevant to understanding marine microbial ecosystems. Stanford UTL faculty who have been in their postion for at least two years and no more than eight years (see the guidelines for dates)

Simons Early Career Investigator in Marine Microbial Ecology and Evolution Awards
$180,000 per year including indirect costs (limited to 20% of modified total direct costs) for up to 3 years
No citizenship requirement
More >>

Nov. 7, 2018 DeGregorio Family Foundation stomach and esophageal cancer

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Award for the Cancers of the Esophagus and Stomach
$250K over 2 yrs
More >>
Letter of intent (required) deadline: 
Nov. 14, 2018  via proposal central

Full proposal (by invitaton only) deadline:   March 13, 2019 via proposal central

American Brain Tumor Association

Neuroscience and cancer; all brain tumor types, benign or malignant, primary or secondary (metastatic)

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Discovery Grant
$50K for 1 yr)
No citizenship requirement but research must be conducted in the U.S. or Canada.
More >>
Letter of intent (required) deadline: 
Nov. 14, 2018  via proposal central

Full proposal (by invitaton only) deadline:   March 13, 2019 via proposal central

American Brain Tumor Association

Neuroscience and cancer; all brain tumor types, benign or malignant, primary or secondary (metastatic) Faculty with PI eligibility. Supports two investigators (Co-PIs) from two distinct institutions ABTA Research Collaboration Grant
$200K direct costs over 2 years
No citizenship requirement but research must be conducted in the U.S. or Canada.
More >>

Concept paper (required):
Nov. 15, 2018

Full application (by invitation): Feb. 15, 2019

(see also May)

Gerber Foundation

child health; pediatrics

child health, pedatrics; for health and/or nutrition-related research projects designed to make a significant impact on issues affecting infants and young children from birth to 3 years of age

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Research Award
up to $350K over 3 years
No citizenship requirement
More >>

Concept paper (required):
Nov. 15, 2018

Full application (by invitation): Feb. 15, 2019

(see also May)

Gerber Foundation

child health; pediatrics

child health, pedatrics; for health and/or nutrition-related research projects designed to make a significant impact on issues affecting infants and young children from birth to 3 years of age

Physicians, PhD candidates, PharmD candidates, and other similar degree candidates:
1) in a residency or fellowship training program or 2) those who are no more than one year post training; 3) have not received a K award from the National Institutes of Health;
Novice Award
$20K
No citizenship requirement
More >>
Nov. 15, 2018 Macula Society vision research; macular or retinal vascular diseases Faculty with PI eligibility

CE Faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver
Research Grant Program
Term: for up to 18 months
Amount not specified.
No ctizenship requirement
More >>
Letter of intent (required) deadline: 
Nov. 16, 2018

Full proposal by invitatoin only
IRONMATT Matthew Larson Foundation for Pediatric Brain Tumor Research cancer, pediatric brain tumor research

Instructors

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Grant
$75K direct costs for 1 yr
More >>
Nov.

via proposal central
American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)-
Breast Cancer Research Foundation-
cancer, breast

Assist. prof. with PI eligibilty

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

AACR Career Development Awards for Translational Breast Cancer Research
$150,000 over 2 yrs (2 to be awarded)
No citizenship restriction
More >>
Limited program: Internal Cancer Instituter deadline:
Nov.
National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN)-NCCN Foundation cancer

Assist. Prof. with PI eligibility;

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Instructors

Young Investigator Award
$75K/yr x 2 years
Internal submission guidelines
Nov. Venture Well

(formerly National Collegiate Inventors and Innovators Alliance NCIIA)
For the purpose of strengthening existing curricular programs or building new programs in invention, innovation, and entrepreneurship.
Faculty with PI eligibility Faculty grants: Course and Program Grants
Up to $50K
More >>
Nov. American Tinnitis Association Tinnitis

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Research Grant
$50K/yr for up to 3 yrs
No citizenship requirement
More >>
Nov. Brain and Behavior Research Foundation Neuroscience; basic as well as translational and/or clinical research in serious psychiatric disorders such as schizophernia, mood disorders, anxiety disorders or early onset brain and behavior disorders

Assoc. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assoc. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Assist. prof. with PI and CE assist. prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver who have an R01

NARSAD Independent Investigator Grant
$50K/yr x 2 yrs
No citizenship requirement
More >>
Nov. 9, 2018 Bright Focus Foundation Glaucoma; eye and vision research

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE Faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

National Glaucoma Research
Standard Award

$150,000 over 2 yrs
Grant overview (amount of funding, types of grants)
more >>
Deadlines more >>
Eligibility (on the FAQ webpage) more>>
Nov. 18, 2018 American Society for Suicide Prevention neuroscience; to support research on suicide from a variety of disciplines including psychiatry, medicine, psychology, genetics, epidemiology, neurobiology, sociology, nursing, health services administration, social work, and many others. Associate prof. or higher with PI eligibility

with an established record of research

Distinguished Investigator Innovation Grants
up to $125K/yr over 2 years
No citizenship restriction
More >>
Nov. 18, 2018 American Society for Suicide Prevention neuroscience; to support research on suicide from a variety of disciplines including psychiatry, medicine, psychology, genetics, epidemiology, neurobiology, sociology, nursing, health services administration, social work, and many others.

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE Faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Standard Research Innovation Grants
up to $100K over 2 yrs

Pilot Innovation Grants

up to $30K over 1 to 2 yrs
No citizenship restriction

More >>
Nov. 18, 2018 American Society for Suicide Prevention neuroscience; to support research on suicide from a variety of disciplines including psychiatry, medicine, psychology, genetics, epidemiology, neurobiology, sociology, nursing, health services administration, social work, and many others.

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Instructors

Clinical Instructors

Academic staff-research (i.e., research assoc.)

Young Investigator Innovation Grant
up to $85K over 2 years. ($5K per year must be allocated to the PI’s mentor-an established suicide researcher)
No citizenship restriction
More >>
Nov. Melanoma Research Alliance cancer, melanoma Established Stanford faculty with PI eligibility Established Investigator Academic-Industry Partnership Award
up to $100,000 per year for 3 years
More >>
Nov. Melanoma Research Alliance cancer, melanoma

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Applicants must be within the first 4 yrs of their first independent, full-time faculty appt.

Young Investigator Award
Up to $75,000 per year x 3 years
More >>

Note: Special Opportunity: MRA Young Investigator Award for Women in Scientific Research. You must apply through the above YIA RFP. When completing your online application in proposal central, make the “Woman Young Investigator” selection under the subprogram in the Title page step.

Letter of intent (required):
Nov.

Full proposal (by invitation only):
Feb.

(See also April)
CURE-Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy neuroscience; epilepsy

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE Faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

CURE Epilepsy Award
$250K
No citizenship requirement
More >>
Letter of intent (required):
Nov.

Full proposal (by invitation only):
Feb.

(See also April)
CURE-Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy neuroscience; epilepsy senior postdoctoral fellows who have a minimum of 3 years postdoctoral experience

clinical fellows who are Neurology Residents in their Neurology training who are considering Epilepsy Fellowships,

newly appointed faculty -assist. prof. with PI eligibility and CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver who are within one year of having completed postdoctoral training
Taking Flight Award
$100,000
No citizenship requirement
More >>
Letter of intent (required):
Nov.

Full proposal (by invitation only):
Feb.

(See also April)
CURE-Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy neuroscience; epilepsy

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE Faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Innovator Award
$50,000
No citizenship requirement
More >>
Limited award: Internal Stanford Neuroscience Institute deadlline:
Nov. 19, 2018

For applicant selected:
Letter of intent deadline:
Dec.
Full proposal (by invitation only) deadline:
March


Brain Research Foundation
Neuroscience
Assistant and Assoc. prof. with PI eligibility Fay/Frank Seed Grant Program
$40,000 direct costs per year for 2 years
Internal submission guidelines
Limited program: Internal Cancer Institute Deadline:
Nov.


For applicant selected
:
Sponsor:
Feb.
Mary Kay Foundation Cancer (breast, uterine, cervical, ovarian) Assist., assoc. and full professors with UTL, MCL and NTL-Research appts. Cancer Research Grant
No citizenship requirement
Internal Submission Guidelines
Limited program: Internal Cancer Institute Deadline:
Nov. 27, 2018

For applicants selected:
Sponsor:
Feb.
Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation cancer Assist. prof. with UTL, MCL, NTL-Research appts
(must be physician scientists)
Damon Runyon Clinical Investigator Award
$450K

The foundation will retire up to $100,000 of any qualifying medical school debt still owed by the awardee.


Internal submission guidelines
Nov. 27, 2018 American Sleep Medicine Foundation (ASMF) neuroscience; sleep medicine Sleep scientists (MD, DO, or PhD) who have applied for a multi-year career development award from the NIH, VA or another awarding body in the field of sleep or circadian science in (check the guidelines for the time frame) that was scored in the peer-review process but fell below (or is likely to fall below) the funding agency’s pay line.
Bridge to Success Award for Early Career Investigators
up to $100,000 per award
More >>
Nov. 27, 2018 American Sleep Medicine Foundation (ASMF) neuroscience; sleep medicine Eligibility: to assist established sleep investigators [faculty with PI eligibility who have been independently supported by the NIH or other government research grants for at least five years, but whose recent grant proposals are unlikely to be funded Bridge to Success Award for Mid-Career Investigators
up to $100,000 per award
More >>
Nov. 27, 2018 American Sleep Medicine Foundation (ASMF)
neuroscience; sleep medicine; This award opportunity which provides funding for a one-year mentored sleep and circadian research project following a clinical sleep medicine fellowship.
Physicians (MD or DO) who are certified in sleep medicine by a member board of the American Board of Medical Specialties, or have completed their sleep medicine fellowship within the past 10 years,


or who are currently enrolled in an ACGME-accredited sleep medicine fellowship program are eligible to apply.
Physician Scientist Training Award
up to $100,000 per award
More >>

Pre-proposal deadline:
Nov. 28, 2018

Full proposal by invitation only:
March 22, 2019

Doris Duke Charitable Foundation

clinical research in any disease area

Junior physician scientists

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

(see the additional eligibility criteria)

Clinical Scientist Development Award
$150,000 annual direct costs plus $15,000 (10 percent) ($495K total over 3 years) annual indirect costs for three years
More >>

 

December
Dec. 1, 2018 National Blood Foundation blood banking, transfusion medicine, cellular therapies and patient blood management

Instructor, Clinical Instructor

Assist. Prof. with PI eligibility

with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Early-Career Scientific Research Grants
$75,000 total for 1 or 2 years
More >>

Dec. 1, 2018 Myocarditis Foundation cardiovascular; myocarditis

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof.with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Grants
$40K for 1 yr
No citizenship restriction
More >>
Letter of intent (required) deadline:
Dec. 1, 2018 via proposal central

Full proposal (by invitation only) deadline: Jan. 31, 2019 via proposal

(see also June)
Muscular Dystrophy Association neuroscience; neuromuscular disease

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE Faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Discovery Research Grants$100K per year for 1-3 years
No citizenship restriction
More >>

Dec. 3, 2018 Pediatric Endocrine Society endocrinology Early assist. prof. with PI eligibility (within the first 3 years of their appt.)

Senior Fellows-in training (final year of training) 
Clinical Scholar Awards 
$50K for 1 yr
PES membership required.
More >>
Dec. 3, 2018 Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation cancer Postdoctoral and clinical fellows

Clinical Instructors, and Instructors (with M.D.’s only)

For physician-scientist (MDs only) who have completed their residencies and clinical training, and be U.S. Specialty Board eligible prior to the award start date, and be able to devote at least 80% of their time and effort to Damon-Runyon-supported research

The candidate may not have had more than three years of postdoctoral laboratory research experience.
Damon Runyon Physician-Scientist Training Award

$460,000 total over 4 yrs

plus Debt repayment: Damon Runyon will also retire up to $100,000 of any qualifying medical school debt still owed by the awardee. (See the guidelines for details.

Only one fellowship application will be accepted from a Mentor per review session;
there is no limit, however, to the number of applications from an institution.

Program overview webpage >>

Application guidelines >>
Dec. 3, 2018 Paralyzed Veterans of America Education Foundation Neuroscience; spinal cord injury and disease; education projects

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Project Grants up to $50K for 1 year
More >>
Dec. 3, 2018 Paralyzed Veterans of America Foundation Neuroscience; spinal cord injury and disease; education projects

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

**PIs in other positions with an approved Conference/Workshop PI waiver

Conference/symposia Grants up to $15K
More >>
Dec. 3, 2018 via proposal Cystic Fibrosis Foundation (CFF) cystic fibrosis Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty (with an approved CE faculty PI waiver )
Pilot and Feasibility Awardsup to $50K per year (plus 8% indirect costs) for up to 2 yrs.
No citizenship requirement
More >>
Dec. 3, 2018 via proposal Cystic Fibrosis Foundation (CFF) cystic fibrosis Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty (with an approved CE faculty PI waiver )
Research Grants
$125K per year (plus 8% for indirect costs) for up to 2 yrs
No citizenship requirement
More >>
Dec. 3, 2018 via proposal Cystic Fibrosis Foundation (CFF) cystic fibrosis Candidates for this award can be identified any time during the first four years of their postdoctoral fellowship.  Postdoc-to-faculty transition awards
See the RFP for amount of funding
Citizenship: U.S. citizenship or permanent resident status is required.
More >>
Dec. 3, 2018

via proposal central
Rivkin Center for Ovarian Cancer ovarian cancer

Senior postdoctoral fellows and

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE Faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Pilot Study Awards
$75K for 1 yr
No ctizenship requirement
More >>
Dec. 3, 2018

via proposal central
Rivkin Center for Ovarian Cancer ovarian cancer

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Academic staff-research

Instructors

Postdoctoral/ clinical fellows (submit through your RPM)

Scientific Scholar Award
$120K over 2 yrs
No ctizenship requirement
More >>
Dec. 4, 2018 American Association for the Study of Liver Disease (AASLD) liver disease; hepatology

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

AASLD membership required

Pinnacle Research Award in Liver Disease
$100K/yr x 3 yrs basic science
More >>
Dec. 4, 2018 American Association for the Study of Liver Disease (AASLD) liver disease; hepatology

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

AASLD membership required

Clinical, Translational and Outcomes Research Award
$100K/yr x 2 yrs
More >>
Dec. 4, 2018 American Association for the Study of Liver Disease (AASLD) liver disease; hepatology

Senior postdoctoral fellows and

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE Faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Pilot Research Award
$50K for 1 yr
More >>
Dec. 4, 2018 American Association for the Study of Liver Disease (AASLD) liver disease; hepatology

Senior postdoctoral fellows and

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE Faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Autoimmune Liver Diseases Pilot Research Award
$20K for 1 yr
No citizenship restriction
More >>
Dec. 4, 2018

Burroughs Wellcome Fund proposals should address biomedical causes and molecular mechanisms underlying (preterm) parturition

Advanced postdoctoral fellows and

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE Faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Preterm Birth Initiative
$500K over 4 yrs
More >>
Limited program: Internal Dean of Research Office Deadline:
Dec. 4, 2018
The Camille & Henry Dreyfus Foundation, Inc. chemical sciences, chemical engineering, materials chemistry Assist. prof. with UTL faculty appointments Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Awards Program $75,000 unrestricted research grant
No citizenship requirement
Internal submission guidelines
Dec. American Association for Cancer Research-

Neuroendocrine Tumor Research Foundation
Cancer; Neuroendocrine Tumor

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE Faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Neuroendocrine Tumor Research Foundation-AACR Grant
$250K
No citizenship requirement
More >>
Dec. 5, 2018 American Society of Nephrology To fund projects to advance all facets of nephrology education and teaching

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

(must be ASN members)

William and Sandra Bennett Clinical Scholars Program
$50K/yr x 2 yrs
To fund projects to advance all facets of nephrology education and teaching.
Must work in North or Central America during the funding period
More >>
Dec. 5, 2018 American Society of Nephrology nephrology

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Career development grants:
By submitting one application, PIs are considered for all of these RFPs:
-Joseph V. Bonventre Career Development Grant 
-Carl W. Gottschalk Research Scholar Grant (any area of nephrology)
-John Merrill Grant in Transplantation (biomedical research related to transplantation)
-Norman Siegel Research Scholar Grants (pediatric investigator)
-Nephcure Kidney International-ASN Foundation for Kidney Research (several topics)
-Oxalosis & Hyperoxaluria Foundation (OHF)-ASN Foundation for Kidney Research Grant (oxalosis, primary hyperoxaluria and related stone diseases)
$100K/yr x 2 yrs
Must be a resident in North America
More >>
Dec. 7, 2018 American College of Gastroenterology (ACG) Gastroenterology

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE Faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Note that physicians in training (interns, residents, fellows) are eligible to apply provided that the work is conducted under the preceptorship of a more senior or experienced investigator.

Clinical Research Awards
up to $50,000 for original research in clinical gastroenterology and will consider applications for pilot projects up to $15,000 within this award category.
No citizenship restriction
More >>
Dec. 7, 2018 American College of Gastroenterology (ACG) Gastroenterology

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Junior Faculty Development Awards
$100,000 per year x 3 years
No citizenship restriction
More >>
Dec. 7, 2018

via proposal central
Pancreatic Cancer Action Network cancer, pancreatic

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Catalyst Grant
$500,000 over 3 yrs
More >>
Letter of intent:
Dec. 10, 2018

Full proposals (by invitation only):
April
The McKnight Foundation

| The McKnight Endowment Fund for Neuroscience
neuroscience Faculty with PI eligibility Technological Innovations in Neuroscience Awards
$100,000/yr x 2 years
No citizenship requirement
More >>
Dec. 12, 2018 via proposal central American Association for Cancer Research AACR breast cancer junior faculty* [faculty with PI eligibility
who  will have completed their most recent doctoral degree or medical residency within the past 11 years (degree cannot be conferred before July 1, 2018).

Breast Cancer Research Foundation-AACR Career Development Awards for Translational Breast Cancer Research
$150K over 2 yrs
No citizenship requirement
More >>

Dec. 13, 2018
via proposal central
American Lung Association lung disease Assist. prof. with PI eligibility with a mentor

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

see the guidelines for additional critiera
Dalsemer Research Grant
$50K/yr for up to 2 years
No citizenship restrictions-see visa requirements in the guidelines
More >>
Dec. 13, 2018
via proposal central
American Lung Association lung disease

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE Faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Public Policy Research Award
$50K/yr for up to 2 years
No citizenship restrictions-see visa requirements in the guidelines
More >>
Dec. 13, 2018
via proposal central
American Lung Association lung disease

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE Faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Innovation Award
$75K per year x 2 years
No citizenship restrictions-see visa requirements in the guidelines
More >>
Dec. 13, 2018
via proposal central
American Lung Association lung disease

Assist Prof. with PI eligibility with a mentor

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver with a mentor

Catalyst Award
$50,000 per year for up to 2 yrs
No citizenship restrictions-see visa requirements in the guidelines
More >>
Dec. 13, 2018
via proposal central
American Lung Association lung disease; allergies

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE Faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Allergic Respiratory Disease Research Award
$75K/yr for up to 2 years
More >>
Letter of intent (required) deadline:  
Dec. 14, 2018

Full proposal (by invitation only) deadline: April 1, 2019

National Psoriasis Foundation psoriatic arthritis

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE Faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

2019 Psoriatic Arthritis Test Grant
$100K for 1 yr 
More >>

Dec. 14, 2018 American Liver Foundation hepatology; liver disease: of particular interest- biliary artresia and primary biliary cirrhosis

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Applicants must be within the first 3 yrs of their first faculty appt.

See the guidelines for other funding restrictions.

Liver Scholar Awards
$75K/yr x 3 years ($225K total over 3 yrs)
No citizenship requirement
More >>

Dec. 14, 2018 American Gastroenterology Association AGA pancreatic cancer; gastroenterology

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE Faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

AGA-Bern Schwartz Family Fund Research Scholar Award in Pancreatic Cancer
$300K ($100K/yr x 3 yrs) (1 award)
More >>
Dec. 14, 2018 American Gastroenterology Association AGA gastroenterology

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

AGA-Research Scholar Award
$300,000 total over 3 yrs (5 awards)
More >>

Dec. 14, 2018 American Gastroenterology Association AGA gastroenterology

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

AGA-Research Scholar Award in Functional GI and Motility Disorders
$300,000 total over 3 yrs (1 award)
More >>
Dec. 14, 2018 American Gastroenterology Association AGA gastroenterology

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

AGA-Takeda Pharmaceuticals Research Scholar Award in Inflammatory Bowel Disease$300,000 total over 3 yrs (1 award)
More >>

Dec. 15, 2018 Friends for an Earlier Breast Cancer Test breast cancer

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE Faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Friends for an Earlier Breast Cancer Test
Research grants

$40,000
No citizenship requirement
More >>
Dec. 17, 2018 via proposal central Rita Allen Foundation
American Pain Society
Neuroscience; pain research Assist. prof. with tenure-track or equivalent

(the sponsor has approved our UTL and MCL faculty)
Rita Allen Foundation in Pain
$50K/yr x 3 yrs
No citizenship award
More >>
Dec. 17, 2018 Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation (for Childhood Cancer)
pediatric cancer

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Instructors

Research Associates (Academic staff-research)

Postdoctoral and Medical Fellows

Young Investigator Grant
$150,000 total costs per year for up to 3 yrs
No citizenship requirement
More >>

Dec. 17, 2018

Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation (for Childhood Cancer) pediatric cancer

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Epidemiology Grants
$100,000 direct costs/yr for a maximum of 2 years.
No citizenship requirement
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Letter of intent: Dec. 17, 2018

Full proposal (by invitation only)
American Federation for Aging Research (AFAR)

Glenn Foundation for Medical Research

Aging; Aging and immune function; Stem cell aging; Inflammation; Genetic control of longevity; Neurobiology and neuropathology of aging; Mechanisms of dementiaInvertebrate or vertebrate animal models; Cardiovascular aging; Aging and cellular stress response; Metabolic and endocrine changes

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

AFAR Research Grants for Junior Faculty 
up to $100K for 1 to 2 yrs (up to 8% IDC may be budgeted)
No citizenship restriction
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Letter of intent (required) Deadline:
Dec. 17, 2018

Full proposal: Jan. 15, 2019
American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

See additional criteria

Multiple "CORE" funding opportunity highlights:
Maureen Hannley Research Grant
$50K for 1-2 years AHNS/AAO-HNSF Young Investigator Combined Award
$40,000 over 2 yrs
To fund research on neoplastic disease of the head and neckAHNS/AAO-HNSF Translational Innovator Combined Award
$80K over 2 year
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Dec. 19, 2018 via proposal central AACR-American Association for Cancer Research cancer with the focus on immuno-oncology mid-career female physician-scientists

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE faculty (with an approved CE faculty PI waiver)
AACR-Bristol Myers Squibb Mid-Career Female Investigator Grant
$225K over 3 years
No citizenship requirement.  AACR membership required.
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Letter of intent (required) deadline:
Dec. 20, 2018 via proposal central

Full proposal (by invitation only) deadline:  Jan. 31, 2019 via proposal central

American Epilepsy Society neuroscience, epilepsy

Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Junior Investigator Research Award
Up to $50,000 for 1 yr
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Letter of intent (required) deadline:
Dec. 20, 2018 via proposal central

Full proposal (by invitation only) deadline:  Jan. 31, 2019 via proposal central
American Epilepsy Society neuroscience, epilepsy

 clinical fellows or


recently appointed Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Research and Training Fellowships
Up to $50,000 for 1 yr
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Dec. 21, 2018 
via proposal central
Pancreatic Cancer Action Network pancreatic cancer Faculty with PI eligibility

CE Faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver
Translational Research Grant
$500,000 over 2 yrs
One Co-PI can be named
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Institutional Representative deadline (due to the holiday closure):
Dec

Full proposal: Jan.
Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract (SSAT) surgery; alimentary tract surgery: general surgeons-basic and clinical research of digestive diseases SSAT Career Development Award
$50K/yr x 2 yrs
No citizenship requirement
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Institutional Representative deadline (due to the holiday closure):
Dec. 17, 2018

Full proposal deadline:
Jan. 7, 2019

The McKnight Foundation
The McKnight Endowment Fund for Neuroscience
Neuroscience; These awards were established to encourage emerging neuroscientists to focus on disorders of learning and memory. Assist. prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. (with an approved CE faculty PI waiver)

at this rank for less that 4 years

McKnight Scholar Awards
$75K/yr x 3 years
No citizenship requirement
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                     Proposals accepted on an ongoing basis  (arranged in order by sponsor)                             
Letters of intent accepted throughout the year A Kid’s Brain Tumor Cure

Pediatric Low Grade Astrocytoma Foundation (PLGA)
cancer; Pediatric Low Grade Astrocytoma

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE Faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Brain Tumor Research Grants
Amount of funding: award funding is based on size, impact, and complexity of the project. Term: over 1, 2 or 3 year period
No citizenship restriction
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Letter of Intent due two weeks prior to these deadlines: TBA Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation Neuroscience; Alzheimer's Disease; NIH NIA/NINDS-scored but not funded proposals: The ADDF is now considering financial assistance for relevant NIA and NINDS grant applications that were scored but not funded AND fall within the ADDF’s current funding priorities.
The ADDF will accept eligible applications on a rolling basis and will provide an expedited review, minimizing time and effort on the part of the investigator(s).

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE Faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

NIH NIA/NINDS-scored but not funded proposals:
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Deadline: beginning of each month American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS) Research Foundation Colon and rectal surgery; The purpose of the Competitive Enhancement Grant is to provide those proposals with the support necessary to address the questions raised by the reviewers and bring the proposal to a fundable range.

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE Faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver


Competitive Enhancement Grant (CEG)
Applicants must be members of ASCRS who submitted extramural grant funding of individual research proposals that have been already evaluated by a funding agency and have received a “high” but not fundable score.
Amount: Maximum of $50,000, but not more than 20% of the direct cost of the proposal to the extramural funding agency exclusive of the PI’s salary.
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Application Deadline: On-going Basis until Oct. 31st via proposal central CFF-Cystic Fibrosis Foundation In an effort to assure that all meritorious CF-related research is supported, CFF has developed the CFF/NIH-unfunded Award mechanism to provide funding. The objective of this award is to support excellent CF-related research projects that have been submitted to and approved by the National Institutes of Health (NIH), but cannot be supported by available NIH funds.
Applications must have been submitted as an R01/R21 and fall within the upper 40th percentile.

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE Faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

NIH-Unfunded Award
CFF support ranges from $75,000 to $125,000 per year for up to two years. (Indirect costs are not allowed.)
No citizenship requirement.
Applications accepted anytime between Jan. and Oct. 31st.
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Preliminary proposal deadline: Requests will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

Those investigators chosen to submit full proposals will be notified and provided with further instructions.
Dana Foundation Neuroscience; proposals for these "first in man" studies involving a few patients with devastating brain disease for which there currently is no effective treatment. Funded researchers set up "controlled clinical studies" in a small number of patients with a specific brain disease, based on promising animal studies suggesting that a specific therapy either treated the condition or prevented it from getting worse.

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE Faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver


Clinical Neuroscience Research Grant Program
$300,000 over 3 yrs.
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How to apply >>


Applications are accepted on a rolling basis Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research investigators who have completed work on a FAER-funded Mentored Research Training Grant within the past 2 years and who are in the process of revising and submitting an application for new independent research funding (R01/R21, VA Merit, AHRQ or equivalent.

he application for new independent funding should have received a priority score or percentile but have fallen just outsidee the funding threshold.

Assist. Prof. with PI eligibility

CE Assist. Prof. with an approved CE faculty PI waiver


Transition to Independence Grant
$75,000 for 1 year
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Deadline: Letters of intent are accepted and reviewed on an ongoing basis and, if approved, researchers are invited to submit grant proposals for a March, July, or November deadline. Found Animals Foundation Funding for promising proposals in pursuit of non-surgical sterilization products or technologies for use in dogs and cats. The The foundation encourages scientists from any and all fields to compete for the Michelson Grants, including but not limited to researchers in disciplines such as biology, biotechnology,cell biology, endocrinology, gene silencing, immunology, materials science, nanotechnology, neuroscience, pharmacology, reproductive biology, theriogenology, and more.

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE Faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver


Michelson Grants in Reproductive Biology
Amount of funding: $250,000 USD per year for up to 3 years of funding.
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Michelson Prize in Reproductive Biology
The $25 million Michelson Prize will be offered to the first entity to provide Found Animals Foundation with a single dose, safe and effective non-surgical sterilant for male and female cats and dogs.
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Deadline: Research proposals may be submitted at any time. Following a review process that may take up to three months, awards will be made to successful applicants. International Waldenstrom's Macroglobulinemia Foundation The IWMF Research Grant Program is pledged to promote and support research leading to improved understanding of the cause, diagnosis, treatment, and cure for the disease Waldenstrom’s macroglobulinemia

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE Faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Grant
IWMF anticipates funding grants in the range of $50,000 to $100,000, depending on complexity and goals and on the funds available for research projects. However, grants in excess of $200,000 have been awarded for certain projects.
No citizenship restricition
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Deadline: Submit application 3-6 mos. prior to the meeting date to the Appropriate Therapeutic Area Program Director. JDRF-Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation juvenile diabetes

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE Faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Individuals in other positions wth an approved Conference/Workship PI waiver.

Conference Grants
No citienship requirement.
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Letters of intent accepted on a rolling basis via proposal central Simons Foundation
Mathematics and Physical Sciences
support high-risk projects of exceptional promise and scientific importance; mathematics, physical sciences

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE Faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Targeted Grants in Mathematics and Physical Sciences
The amount of funding is flexible and based on the type of support requested in the proposal. The term is up to 5 years.
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Letters of intent accepted throughout the year. Solving Kids Cancer Neuroscience; pediatric cancer; The goals are to provide applicants an opportunity to propose novel agents for neuroblastoma, pediatric brain tumors and/or sarcomas clinical study that would be difficult to support through other funding mechanisms.

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE Faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver


Therapeutic Development Initiative (TDI)
Project Grant Awards $50K-$600K
No citizenship requirement.
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Concept papers accepted any time. Thrasher Research Fund Research focus: significant health problems that affect children in large numbers and offer the potential for practical solutions to these problems.

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE Faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver


E. W. "Al" Thrasher Award
No citizenship requirement.
Median award in 2012-16 was $320,000
(total) for up to 3 yrs.
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Applications accepted a rolling basis Tobacco-related Disease Research Program (TRDRP) of California Tobacco-related disease research (see topic areas)

*To support small scientific conferences and other research dissemination activities for results from TRDRP-funded research. [An online broadcast or archiving of an in-person conference (i.e., webcast or webinar) is eligible for support under this Dissemination award type.} 

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE Faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver


Individuals in other positions with an approved Conference / Workshop PI waiver.

*Dissemination Award $5K
No citizenship requirement
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Applications accepted a rolling basis Tobacco-related Disease Research Program (TRDRP) of California Tobacco-related disease research (see topic areas)

**Support in-person scientific conferences that disseminate TRDRP-funded research and convene TRDRP investigators and colleagues.

Faculty with PI eligibility

CE Faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver


Individuals in other positions with an approved Conference / Workshop PI waiver.
**Scientific Conference Award up to $50K/yr x 2 ys
No citizenship requirement
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Applications accepted on a rolling basi Tobacco-related Disease Research Program (TRDRP) of California Build leadership among mid-career researchers to foster evidence-based tobacco control policy with relevance to California and the Pacific Rim (Asia, Pacific Islands and Latin America). Mid-career faculty with PI eligibility

Mid-career CE Faculty with an approved CE faculty PI waiver

Applicants must be 5 years post completion of his/her terminal degree or 5 years post-completion of his/her medical residency at the start of the award.
Mackay California-Pacific Rim Tobacco Policy Scholar Award
$250K/yr x 3 yrs
No citizenship requirement
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