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FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES
DECEMBER 2017

 

Mary Kay Foundation Translational Research Grant
Foundation seeks innovative grants for translational research in ovarian, uterine, breast, or cervical cancer. Internal deadline is December 19.

National Science Foundation (NSF) Partnerships for Innovation (PFI) Program
Program offers researchers opportunities to transform new knowledge into practical benefits through translational research and technology development efforts. Internal deadline is December 28 and sponsor deadline is February 1.

Macy Faculty Scholars Program
Program designed to identify and nurture careers of promising educational innovators in medicine and nursing through several avenues. Internal deadline is January 4 and sponsor deadline is February 14.

Young Investigator Grant for Probiotics Research (YIGPRO)
Funding available for research that contributes to the advancement of probiotics and gastrointestinal microbiota research in the U.S. Application deadline is February 20.

Michael J. Fox Foundation (MJFF) Challenge
Foundation sponsors $2 million prize to the first team to develop a viable selective alpha-synucle in PET tracer and agree to make that tracer available broadly. No application deadline.

 
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NOVEMBER 2017

 

Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award
Program supports the research and teaching careers of young faculty in the chemical sciences. Internal deadline is November 14.

Brain Research Foundation (BRF) Fay/Frank Seed Grant Program
Program seeks to provide start-up monies for new research projects in the field of neuroscience leading to funding from NIH or other outside funding sources. Internal deadline is November 30.

Michael J. Fox Foundation (MJFF) Challenge
Foundation sponsors $2 million prize to the first team to develop a viable selective alpha-synucle in PET tracer and agree to make that tracer available broadly. No application deadline.

 
OCTOBER 2017

 

Understanding, Preventing, and Managing Immunotherapy-related Adverse Events (irAEs) Associated with Checkpoint Inhibition for Melanoma and Other Cancers
Funding available to facilitate research focused on prevention, risk, early detection, and management of short- and long-term immune-related adverse events (irAEs). Application deadline is October 16.

AHA Institute for Precision Cardiovascular Medicine
Two opportunities for grants and fellowships involving cardiovascular disease and cloud computing. Deadlines are November 1.

National Science Foundation (NSF) Major Research Instrumentation Program (MRI) Instrument Acquisition or Development
Program increases access to shared scientific and engineering instruments for research and research training. Internal deadline is November 6.

Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award
Program supports the research and teaching careers of young faculty in the chemical sciences. Internal deadline is November 14.

Michael J. Fox Foundation (MJFF) Challenge
Foundation sponsors $2 million prize to the first team to develop a viable selective alpha-synucle in PET tracer and agree to make that tracer available broadly. No application deadline.

 
SEPTEMBER 2017

 

Fisher Center Discovery Program

Mirowski Annual Discovery Fund
Fund supports proposals for innovative cardiovascular research projects led by JHU SOM faculty. Application deadline is September 20.

Understanding, Preventing, and Managing Immunotherapy-related Adverse Events (irAEs) Associated with Checkpoint Inhibition for Melanoma and Other Cancers
Funding available to facilitate research focused on prevention, risk, early detection, and management of short- and long-term immune-related adverse events (irAEs). Application deadline is October 16.

AHA Institute for Precision Cardiovascular Medicine
Two opportunities for grants and fellowships involving cardiovascular disease and cloud computing. Deadlines are November 1.

National Science Foundation (NSF) Major Research Instrumentation Program (MRI) Instrument Acquisition or Development
Program increases access to shared scientific and engineering instruments for research and research training. Internal deadline is November 6.

Michael J. Fox Foundation (MJFF) Challenge
Foundation sponsors $2 million prize to the first team to develop a viable selective alpha-synucle in PET tracer and agree to make that tracer available broadly. No application deadline.

 
AUGUST 2017

 

Fisher Center Discovery Program

Understanding, Preventing, and Managing Immunotherapy-related Adverse Events (irAEs) Associated with Checkpoint Inhibition for Melanoma and Other Cancers
Funding available to facilitate research focused on prevention, risk, early detection, and management of short- and long-term immune-related adverse events (irAEs). Application deadline is October 16.

National Science Foundation (NSF) Major Research Instrumentation Program (MRI) Instrument Acquisition or Development
Program increases access to shared scientific and engineering instruments for research and research training. Internal deadline is November 6.

Michael J. Fox Foundation (MJFF) Challenge
Foundation sponsors $2 million prize to the first team to develop a viable selective alpha-synucle in PET tracer and agree to make that tracer available broadly. No application deadline.

 
JULY 2017

 

Michael J. Fox Foundation (MJFF) Challenge
Foundation sponsors $2 million prize to the first team to develop a viable selective alpha-synucle in PET tracer and agree to make that tracer available broadly. No application deadline.

 
JUNE 2017

 

Pew-Stewart Scholar Program for Cancer Research
Program supports young investigators (assistant professors) whose research may accelerate and advance progress toward a cure for Cancer. Internal deadline is June 14.

W.W. Smith Charitable Trust Program: Heart Disease, Cancer, and AIDS Research
Funding available for basic medical research in heart disease, cancer nad AIDS research. Internal deadline is June 15.

SANOFI Innovations Awards Program
Collaborative program funds early stage, innovative and transitional research in cardiovascular, infectious and immune diseases, diabetes, neurology and neurosurgery, oncology and rare genetic disesase. Internal deadline is June 16.

Edward Mallinckrodt, Jr. Foundation Research Grants
Foundation supports young investigators engaged in basic biomedical research with potential to significantly advance the understanding, diagnosis or treatment of disease. Internal deadline is June 22.

Patrick C. Walsh Prostate Cancer Research Fund (2017)
Funding available to support multidisciplinary research in prostate cancer. Deadline is July 3.

NIH Directors' Early Independence Awards (DP5)
Two opportunities available for junior scientists to forgo traditional pst-doctoral training period and accelerate entry into an independent research career.Internal deadline is July 18.

Searle Scholar Fund - Searle Scholars Program
Fund supports young scientists with potential to make advances in biochemistry, cell biology, genetics, immunology, neuroscience, pharmacology, and related areas in chemistry, medicine, and the biological sciences research. Internal deadline is July 18.

Michael J. Fox Foundation (MJFF) Challenge
Foundation sponsors $2 million prize to the first team to develop a viable selective alpha-synucle in PET tracer and agree to make that tracer available broadly. No application deadline.

 
MAY 2017

 

Michael J. Fox Foundation (MJFF) Challenge
Foundation sponsors $2 million prize to the first team to develop a viable selective alpha-synucle in PET tracer and agree to make that tracer available broadly. No application deadline.

 
MAY 2017

 

Michael J. Fox Foundation (MJFF) Challenge
Foundation sponsors $2 million prize to the first team to develop a viable selective alpha-synucle in PET tracer and agree to make that tracer available broadly. No application deadline.

 
MARCH 2017

 

Johns Hopkins Technology Ventures/ Louis B. Thalheimer Fund for Translational Research
Fund provides seed funding for vital proof-of-concept and validation studies of valuable technologies at Johns Hopkins. Application deadline is March 15.

Progeria Research Foundation Grants
PRF seeks to fund basic science research on the disease mechanism in Progeria - a fatal, "premature aging" disease in children. Application deadline is March 21.

NIH - Shared Instrumentation for Animal Research (SIFAR) Grant Program (S10)
Funding supports supports state-of-the art commercially available technologies needed for NIH-funded research using any vertebrate and invertebrate animal species.The maximum award is $750,000. Internal deadline is March 30.

NIH - Shared Instrumentation for Animal Research (SIFAR) Grant Program (S10)
Funding supports instruments like X-ray diffraction systems, nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) and mass spectrometers, DNA and protein sequencers, biosensors, electron and confocal microscopes. The maximum award is $600,000. Internal deadline is March 30.

Michael J. Fox Foundation (MJFF) Challenge
Foundation sponsors $2 million prize to the first team to develop a viable selective alpha-synucle in PET tracer and agree to make that tracer available broadly. No application deadline.

 
FEBRUARY 2017

 

2017 NASA Space Radiation Summer School
School welcomes applicants from graduate students and postdoctoral fellows with an interest in the radiation sciences. Application deadline is February 12.

Young Investigator Grant for Probiotics Research (YIGPRO)
Three grants available to support new research on probiotics and gastrointestinal microbiota in the U.S. Application deadline is February 15.

Bay Area Lyme Foundation Emerging Leader Award
Award supports research with a defined approach to improved diagnostics or therapies for Lyme disease. Application deadline is February 15.

DHHS - Partnerships to Achieve Health Equity
Program improves access to utilization of care by disadvantaged populations, increases diversity of the health workforce, increases data availability, and develops models for managing multiple chronic conditions. Internal deadline is February 28.

Society for Vascular Surgery Foundation Clinical Research Seed Grant Program
Program encourages surgeons to be more involved in clinical trials and funds promising pilot clinical projects. Application deadline is March 1.

Progeria Research Foundation Grants
PRF seeks to fund basic science research on the disease mechanism in Progeria - a fatal, "premature aging" disease in children. Application deadline is March 21.

NIH - Shared Instrumentation for Animal Research (SIFAR) Grant Program (S10)
Funding supports supports state-of-the art commercially available technologies needed for NIH-funded research using any vertebrate and invertebrate animal species.The maximum award is $750,000. Internal deadline is March 30.

NIH - Shared Instrumentation for Animal Research (SIFAR) Grant Program (S10)
Funding supports instruments like X-ray diffraction systems, nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) and mass spectrometers, DNA and protein sequencers, biosensors, electron and confocal microscopes. The maximum award is $600,000. Internal deadline is March 30.

Michael J. Fox Foundation (MJFF) Challenge
Foundation sponsors $2 million prize to the first team to develop a viable selective alpha-synucle in PET tracer and agree to make that tracer available broadly. No application deadline.

 
JANUARY 2017

 

CDC - Rapid-Cycle Survey Collaborative for Provider Input on Immunization Issues
Program supports mechanism to obtain timely input from a nationally representative sample of healthcare providers on critical immunization issues of importance. Internal deadline is January 5.

Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Awards Program
Program supports research and teaching careers of talented young faculty in the chemical sciences. Internal deadline is January 9.

Rita Allen Foundation (RAF) and the American Pain Society (APS) 2017 Award in Pain Guidelines for the Grant Application
Grant supports projects on molecular biology of pain and/or basic science related to development of new analgesics for pain management due to terminal illness.
Application deadline is January 16.

New National Science Foundation Science of Learning Program
Program supports potentially transformative basic research to advance the science of learning. Application deadline is January 18.

The American Heart Association Institute for Precision Cardiovascular Medicine Data Mining Grants
Four grants focus on two topic areas: establishing practical standards for future connections, integration and interoperability with electronic healthcare record systems, and development of new methods for data curation/ harmonization. Application deadline is January 31.


Packard Fellowships for Science and Engineering
Program funds inquisitive, passionate and early career scientists and engineers who take a creative approach to their research, dare to think big, and follow new ideas wherever they lead. Internal deadline is February 1.

Young Investigator Grant for Probiotics Research (YIGPRO)
Three grants available to support new research on probiotics and gastrointestinal microbiota in the U.S. Application deadline is February 15.

Bay Area Lyme Foundation Emerging Leader Award
Award supports research with a defined approach to improved diagnostics or therapies for Lyme disease. Application deadline is February 15.

Society for Vascular Surgery Foundation Clinical Research Seed Grant Program
Program encourages surgeons to be more involved in clinical trials and funds promising pilot clinical projects. Application deadline is March 1.

Progeria Research Foundation Grants
PRF seeks to fund basic science research on the disease mechanism in Progeria - a fatal, "premature aging" disease in children. Application deadline is March 21.

Michael J. Fox Foundation (MJFF) Challenge
Foundation sponsors $2 million prize to the first team to develop a viable selective alpha-synucle in PET tracer and agree to make that tracer available broadly. No application deadline.

 
DECEMBER 2016

 

CDC - Rapid-Cycle Survey Collaborative for Provider Input on Immunization Issues
Program supports mechanism to obtain timely input from a nationally representative sample of healthcare providers on critical immunization issues of importance. Internal deadline is January 5.

Rita Allen Foundation (RAF) and the American Pain Society (APS) 2017 Award in Pain Guidelines for the Grant Application
Grant supports projects on molecular biology of pain and/or basic science related to development of new analgesics for pain management due to terminal illness.
Application deadline is January 16.

New National Science Foundation Science of Learning Program
Program supports potentially transformative basic research to advance the science of learning. Application deadline is January 18.

The American Heart Association Institute for Precision Cardiovascular Medicine Data Mining Grants
Four grants focus on two topic areas: establishing practical standards for future connections, integration and interoperability with electronic healthcare record systems, and development of new methods for data curation/ harmonization. Application deadline is January 31.


Packard Fellowships for Science and Engineering
Program funds inquisitive, passionate and early career scientists and engineers who take a creative approach to their research, dare to think big, and follow new ideas wherever they lead. Internal deadline is February 1.

Bay Area Lyme Foundation Emerging Leader Award
Award supports research with a defined approach to improved diagnostics or therapies for Lyme disease. Application deadline is February 15.

Society for Vascular Surgery Foundation Clinical Research Seed Grant Program
Program encourages surgeons to be more involved in clinical trials and funds promising pilot clinical projects. Application deadline is March 1.

Progeria Research Foundation Grants
PRF seeks to fund basic science research on the disease mechanism in Progeria - a fatal, "premature aging" disease in children. Application deadline is March 21.

Michael J. Fox Foundation (MJFF) Challenge
Foundation sponsors $2 million prize to the first team to develop a viable selective alpha-synuclein PET tracer and agree to make that tracer available broadly. No application deadline.

 
 
NOVEMBER 2016
 

Department of Defense Parkinson's Research Program (PRP) Impact Award
The PRP supports research leading to an understanding of the cause, prevention, and treatment of the loss of dopaminergic neurons in the substantia nigra that results in Parkinson's disease. New deadline is November 9.

Pancreatic Cancer Action Network - AACR Pathway to Leadership Grant
Network supports outstanding early career investigators beginning in their postdoctoral research positions and continuing through their successful transition to independence. Application deadline is November 15.

Bright Focus Foundation National Glaucoma Research Grants
Standard award funds researchers who have some amount of preliminary data in glaucoma research. Tenured track and non tenured track open to apply. Applications due November 16.

Emerson Collective Cancer Research Fund
Fund seeks proposals for projects related to immunotherapy, 'high risk/high reward' initiatives, KRAS targeting, or antibody therapies. Application deadline is December 1.


Damon Runyon Physician-Scientist Training Award
Award provides protected research training experience under the mentorship of highly qualified mentor for MDs interested in dual role of physician scientist. Application deadline is December 1.

Pancreatic Cancer Action Network Translational Research Grant
Grant funds high priority pancreatic cancer research poised for translational next steps. Application deadline is December 1.

Under Armour Women's Health & Breast Cancer Innovation Grant
UA and SKCC announce grant to fund novel approaches to breast cancer research in determining risk, or providing prevention and treatment strategies, patient engagement & empowerment and overall well-being. Application deadline is December 1.

Milstein Medical Asian American Partnership Foundation Fellowship and Project Awards
Awards fund research applications in Geriatrics, Dermatology, Hematology, Reproductive Medicine, and Translational Medicine research. Application deadline is December 1.

2017 McKnight Technological Innovations in Neuroscience Awards
Fund supports novel and creative approaches to understanding brain function, specificially utilizing new technology. Application deadline is December 5.

New National Science Foundation Science of Learning Program
Program supports potentially transformative basic research to advance the science of learning. Application deadline is January 18.

Progeria Research Foundation Grants
PRF seeks to fund basic science research on the disease mechanism in Progeria - a fatal, "premature aging" disease in children. Application deadline is March 21.

Michael J. Fox Foundation (MJFF) Challenge
Foundation sponsors $2 million prize to the first team to develop a viable selective alpha-synuclein PET tracer and agree to make that tracer available broadly. No application deadline.

 
OCTOBER 2016

 

Bright Focus Foundation Alzheimer's Disease Research Grants
Grants support two awards: Standard and Postdoctoral Fellowship to fund researchers early and more advanced stages of research in Alzheimer's Disease. Applications due October 13.

Robert J. Kleberg, Jr. and Helen C. Kleberg Foundation Grant Program
Program supports basic medical science and clinical research, education, community and health services in South TX, arts and humanities, wildlife, veterinary and animal sciences. Application deadline is October 15.

Department of Defense Parkinson's Research Program (PRP) Impact Award
The PRP supports research leading to an understanding of the cause, prevention, and treatment of the loss of dopaminergic neurons in the substantia nigra that results in Parkinson's disease. New deadline is November 9.

Bright Focus Foundation National Glaucoma Research Grants
Standard award funds researchers who have some amount of preliminary data in glaucoma research. Tenured track and non tenured track open to apply. Applications due November 16.

Under Armour Women's Health & Breast Cancer Innovation Grant
UA and SKCC announce grant to fund novel approaches to breast cancer research in determining risk, or providing prevention and treatment strategies, patient engagement & empowerment and overall well-being. Application deadline is December 1.

Milstein Medical Asian American Partnership Foundation Fellowship and Project Awards
Awards fund research applications in Geriatrics, Dermatology, Hematology, Reproductive Medicine, and Translational Medicine research. Application deadline is December 1

2017 McKnight Technological Innovations in Neuroscience Awards
Fund supports novel and creative approaches to understanding brain function, specificially utilizing new technology. Application deadline is December 5.

Progeria Research Foundation Grants
PRF seeks to fund basic science research on the disease mechanism in Progeria - a fatal, "premature aging" disease in children. Application deadline is March 21.

Michael J. Fox Foundation (MJFF) Challenge
Foundation sponsors $2 million prize to the first team to develop a viable selective alpha-synuclein PET tracer and agree to make that tracer available broadly. No application deadline.

 
SEPTEMBER 2016

 

Department of Defense Prostate Cancer Research Program (PCRP)
Program supports research that will lead to the elimination of death and enhance the well-being of men with prostate cancer. Pre proposal deadline is September 15.

2016 Martin D. Abeloff Award for Excellence in Public Health and Cancer Control
Award recognizes advancements made in Cancer Control practices that influence the public health statewide and on a national and/or global scale. Nomination deadline is September 16.

The Sherrilyn and Ken Fisher Center for Environmental Infectious Diseases Discovery Program

Burroughs Wellcome Fund - Career Awards for Medical Scientists
The highly competitive program provides funding for basic biomedical, disease-oriented, or translational research to physician-scientists. Application deadline is October 6.

Bright Focus Foundation Alzheimer's Disease Research Grants
Grants support two awards: Standard and Postdoctoral Fellowship to fund researchers early and more advanced stages of research in Alzheimer's Disease. Applications due October 13.

Robert J. Kleberg, Jr. and Helen C. Kleberg Foundation Grant Program
Program supports basic medical science and clinical research, education, community and health services in South TX, arts and humanities, wildlife, veterinary and animal sciences. Application deadline is October 15.

Bright Focus Foundation National Glaucoma Research Grants
Standard award funds researchers who have some amount of preliminary data in glaucoma research. Tenured track and non tenured track open to apply. Applications due November 16.

Milstein Medical Asian American Partnership Foundation Fellowship and Project Awards
Awards fund research applications in Geriatrics, Dermatology, Hematology, Reproductive Medicine, and Translational Medicine research. Application deadline is December 1

Michael J. Fox Foundation (MJFF) Challenge
Foundation sponsors $2 million prize to the first team to develop a viable selective alpha-synuclein PET tracer and agree to make that tracer available broadly. No application deadline.

 
AUGUST 2016

 

Fondation Leducq Transatlantic Networks of Excellence Program
Program promotes international research collaboration in cardiovascular and neurovascular disease and seeks applications for Transatlantic Networks of Excellence Program. Application deadline is September 6.


Burroughs Wellcome Fund - Career Awards at the Scientific Interface
Awards bridge advanced postdoctoral training and the first three years of faculty service for researchers in the biological sciences. Application deadline is September 6.

7th Annual Mirowski Discovery Award
Award seeks proposals for innovative cardiovascular research projects led by JHSOM faculty to catalyze high risk innovative ideas. Application deadline is September 12.

Department of Defense Prostate Cancer Research Program (PCRP)
Program supports research that will lead to the elimination of death and enhance the well-being of men with prostate cancer. Pre proposal deadline is September 15.

The Sherrilyn and Ken Fisher Center for Environmental Infectious Diseases Discovery Program

Burroughs Wellcome Fund - Career Awards for Medical Scientists
The highly competitive program provides funding for basic biomedical, disease-oriented, or translational research to physician-scientists. Application deadline is October 6.

Bright Focus Foundation Alzheimer's Disease Research Grants
Grants support two awards: Standard and Postdoctoral Fellowship to fund researchers early and more advanced stages of research in Alzheimer's Disease. Applications due October 13.

Bright Focus Foundation National Glaucoma Research Grants
Standard award funds researchers who have some amount of preliminary data in glaucoma research. Tenured track and non tenured track open to apply. Applications due November 16.

Milstein Medical Asian American Partnership Foundation Fellowship and Project Awards
Application deadline: December 1, 2016
The MMAAP Foundation invites the submission of applications in the areas of Geriatrics, Dermatology, Hematology, Reproductive Medicine, and Translational Medicine. One Fellowship and one Project award will be provided in each of the above five areas except for geriatrics. The Irma and Paul Milstein Program for Senior Health typically awards 3 fellowships each year since 2014. The Fellowship award provides support for promising investigators for one year training in clinical or basic research in the United States at a distinguished partner institution. Individuals selected must have documented research experience. The Project award provides support for a translation research project to be conducted in China that has the potential to affect care in China within 2 years. In order to qualify for funding, Chinese applicants must have demonstrated ability in clinical research. Both awards require the applicants to have command of English in order to successfully collaborate with partnering institutions. Details about each award are available at the Foundation website.

Michael J. Fox Foundation (MJFF) Challenge
Foundation sponsors $2 million prize to the first team to develop a viable selective alpha-synuclein PET tracer and agree to make that tracer available broadly. No application deadline.

 
JULY 2016

 

Lupus Research Institute - Dr. William E. Paul Distinguished Innovator Awards in Lupus and Autoimmunity
Program offers support for novel research into the fundamental causes of lupus and so provide new directions toward a cure or prevention. Application deadline is July 8.

NIH Director's Early Independence Awards (DP5)
Awards intended to accelerate junior scientists' entries into independent research careers by forgoing the traditional post-doctoral training period.
Internal applications due July 11.

BrightFocus Foundation Macular Degeneration Research Program
Award provides significant funding for researchers required to demonstrate additional progress before applying for governmental or industrial funding. Letter of intent due July 19.

Burroughs Wellcome Fund - Investigators in the Pathogenesis of Infectious Disease Award
Funding supports research by assistant professors on pathogenesis, focusing on the interplay between human and microbial biology. Application is due July 15.

Armenise-Harvard Career Development Award (CDA)
Award funds opportunity for promising scientists, to contribute to the creation of new areas of research in the biological sciences at a host institute in Italy. Application deadline is July 15.

Department of Defense Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program (PRMRP) Funding Opportunities for Fiscal Year 2016
Program provides funding for five awards in 39 disease topics. Research must be relevant to the healthcare needs of the military Service members, Veterans, and beneficiaries. Deadlines begin July 21.

Searle Scholars Program
Program seeks applicants pursuing independent research careers in biochemistry, cell biology, genetics, immunology, neuroscience, pharmacology, and related areas in chemistry, medicine, and the biological sciences. Internal application is due July 22.

Otolaryngology Head & Neck Cancer SPORE - Developmental Research Program Pilot Project Solicitation
JH Otolaryngology Head & Neck Cancer Research Division solicits applications to support new pilot projects in Head and Neck cancer related research. Deadline is July 30.

Fondation Leducq Transatlantic Networks of Excellence Program
Program promotes international research collaboration in cardiovascular and neurovascular disease and seeks applications for Transatlantic Networks of Excellence Program. Application deadline is September 6.


Burroughs Wellcome Fund - Career Awards at the Scientific Interface
Awards bridge advanced postdoctoral training and the first three years of faculty service for researchers in the biological sciences. Application deadline is September 6.

Department of Defense Prostate Cancer Research Program (PCRP)
Program supports research that will lead to the elimination of death and enhance the well-being of men with prostate cancer. Pre proposal deadline is September 15.

Burroughs Wellcome Fund - Career Awards for Medical Scientists
The highly competitive program provides funding for basic biomedical, disease-oriented, or translational research to physician-scientists. Application deadline is October 6.

Michael J. Fox Foundation (MJFF) Challenge
Foundation sponsors $2 million prize to the first team to develop a viable selective alpha-synuclein PET tracer and agree to make that tracer available broadly. No application deadline.

 
JUNE 2016

 

Pew-Stewart Scholars Program for Cancer Research
Program establishes initiative for Cancer Research to support promising assistant professors in science that advances a cure for cancer. Internal deadline is June 6.

Harrington Scholar-Innovator Award
This award supports research and drug development as well as non-financial support to help bridge the gap between basic research and clinical introduction. Proposals due June 6.

Department of Defense Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program (PRCRP)
Program receives $50 million from the FY16 Defense Appropriations Act to support innovative, high-impact research in a variety of types of cancer. Proposals due June 8.

Edward Mallinckrodt, Jr. Foundation Research Grants
Foundation supports basic biomedical research with potential to significantly advance the understanding, diagnosis or treatment of disease. Internal deadline is June 15.

Funding for Prostate Cancer Research
Program supports multidisciplinary research in prostate cancer with innovation and highest potential for clinical impact. Application deadline is June 20.

International Research Scholars Program
New colloboration by HHMI, the Bill & Melinda Gates Founation, the Wellcome Trust and the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation to support early career scientists/physicians worldwide. Application deadline is June 30.

Lupus Research Institute - New Research Grants for Novel Approaches To Lupus
Institute invites applications for financial support for idea-driven, novel research projects relevant to basic, translational or clinical investigation in lupus. Application deadline is July 1.

Lupus Research Institute - Dr. William E. Paul Distinguished Innovator Awards in Lupus and Autoimmunity
Program offers support for novel research into the fundamental causes of lupus and so provide new directions toward a cure or prevention. Application deadline is July 8.

NIH Director's Early Independence Awards (DP5)
Awards intended to accelerate junior scientists' entries into independent research careers by forgoing the traditional post-doctoral training period.
Internal applications due July 11.

Department of Defense Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program (PRMRP) Funding Opportunities for Fiscal Year 2016

 
MAY 2016

 

American Diabetes Association (ADA) Program: Pathway to Stop Diabetes
Innovative initiative designed to radically transform diabetes research through autonomy, and financial and professional resources to set them on the road to breakthrough discoveries. Three awards available. Internal deadline is May 13.

Department of Defense Multiple Sclerosis Research Program (MSRP)

Under Armour Women's Health & Breast Cancer Innovation Grant
Grant offers seed funding for research that leads to a change in the paradigm of women's health as related to breast cancer. Application deadline is June 1.

W. W. Smith Charitable Trust Program: Heart Disease, Cancer, and AIDS Research
Program funds basic medical research in the areas of Heart Disease, Cancer, AIDS and Juvenile Diabetes. Internal deadline is June 1.

Harrington Scholar-Innovator Award
This award supports research and drug development as well as non-financial support to help bridge the gap between basic research and clinical introduction. Proposals due June 1.

Department of Defense Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program (PRCRP)
Program receives $50 million from the FY16 Defense Appropriations Act to support innovative, high-impact research in a variety of types of cancer. Proposals due June 8.

Edward Mallinckrodt, Jr. Foundation Research Grants
Foundation supports basic biomedical research with potential to significantly advance the understanding, diagnosis or treatment of disease. Internal deadline is June 15.

Lupus Research Institute - New Research Grants for Novel Approaches To Lupus
Institute invites applications for financial support for idea-driven, novel research projects relevant to basic, translational or clinical investigation in lupus. Application deadline is July 1.

Lupus Research Institute - Dr. William E. Paul Distinguished Innovator Awards in Lupus and Autoimmunity
Program offers support for novel research into the fundamental causes of lupus and so provide new directions toward a cure or prevention. Application deadline is July 8.

 
APRIL 2016

 

2016 Momentum Research Award: Defeating Lung Cancer in Women
Joint Collaboration between the Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation and the American Lung Association invites applicants within five years of faculty appointment.

Department of Defense Ovarian Cancer Research Program (OCRP) Program Announcements
Several grant opportunities available for ovarian cancer research including clinical development, investigator-initiated,early career and pilot studies. Preapplication deadlines are April 28.

JHU Center for AIDS Research (JHU CFAR) - NIH Supplement Awards
Center seeks applications from currently funded CFARs that are eligible for administrative supplements in a variety areas. Letter of intent deadline is April 11.

2016 Free to Breathe Metastasis Research Grant Program
Competition on research that prevents or stops lung cancer metastasis and increase survival. Letter of Intent deadline is April 22.

2016 Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF) Challenge Awards For Metastatic, Lethal Prostate Cancer
Awards welcome innovative, high risk, currently unfunded projects. Application deadline is April 29.

Call for Sanofi Innovation Award Pre-proposals

American Diabetes Association (ADA) Program: Pathway to Stop Diabetes
Innovative initiative designed to radically transform diabetes research through autonomy, and financial and professional resources to set them on the road to breakthrough discoveries. Three awards available. Internal deadline is May 13.

Under Armour Women's Health & Breast Cancer Innovation Grant
Grant offers seed funding for research that leads to a change in the paradigm of women's health as related to breast cancer. Application deadline is June 1.

Lupus Research Institute - New Research Grants for Novel Approaches To Lupus
Institute invites applications for financial support for idea-driven, novel research projects relevant to basic, translational or clinical investigation in lupus. Application deadline is July 1.

Lupus Research Institute - Dr. William E. Paul Distinguished Innovator Awards in Lupus and Autoimmunity
Program offers support for novel research into the fundamental causes of lupus and so provide new directions toward a cure or prevention. Application deadline is July 8.

 
MARCH 2016

 

Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF) Young Investigator Awards
Award provides funding to expedite solutions to end prostate cancer suffering and death. Application deadline is March 11.

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation - Grand Challenges China
Initiative calls for innovative concepts for safe, effective, affordable and widely utilized interventions, such as vaccines and therapeutics to help the world's poorest. Application deadline is March 14.

National Institutes of Health (NIH) Shared Instrumentation Grant (SIG) Program (S10)
Program encourages applications to purchase or upgrade a single item of expensive, specialized, commercially available instruments or integrated systems that cost at least $50,000. Internal deadline is March 16.

Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation Program: Moore Inventor Fellows
Selected fellows include those who create new tools and technologies with a high potential to accelerate progress in the foundation's areas of interest: scientific research, environmental conservation and patient care. Internal deadline is March 16.

James S. McDonnell Foundation 2016 Scholar Award in Studying Complex Systems
Awards provide largely unrestricted funding to pursue and develop new directions to their research programs. Application deadline is March 18.

Institute for Clinical and Translational Research: Johns Hopkins Women's Health Research Group and The Foundation for Gender-Specific Medicine Seed Grants for Research on Sex/Gender Differences in Medicine and Public Health

Johns Hopkins Science of Learning Institute Research Proposals
Grant program aims to generate innovative scientific discoveries about lifelong learning through interdisciplinary collaborations that span within and across the basic and applied sciences at JHU. Application deadline is March 21.

Progeria Research Foundation Seeks Proposals for Research on Hutchinson-Gilford Progeria Syndrome (HGPS, or Progeria)
Foundation dedicated to discovering treatments and cure for Progeria - a fatal, "premature aging" disease in children - and seeks to fund basic science research that has implications for heart attacks, strokes and other aging-related conditions. Deadline is March 22.

2016 Agilent Early Career Professor Award
Program seeks nominations for 2016 Award on Big Data technologies aimed at making breakthroughs in life science research and ima
ging for clinical diagnostics. Deadline is March 31.

2016 Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF) Challenge Awards For Metastatic, Lethal Prostate Cancer
Awards welcome innovative, high risk, currently unfunded projects. Application deadline is April 29.

American Diabetes Association (ADA) Program: Pathway to Stop Diabetes
Innovative initiative designed to radically transform diabetes research through autonomy, and financial and professional resources to set them on the road to breakthrough discoveries. Three awards available. Internal deadline is May 13.

 
FEBURUARY 2016

 

Superfund Hazardous Substance Research and Training Program (P42)
Program grants support centers with multiple, integrated projects representing biomedical and environmental science and engineering disciplines.
Internal deadline is February 9.

Young Investigator Grant for Probiotics Research (YIGPRO)
Council offers three annual grants of $50,000 each is to support new research on probiotics and gastrointestinal microbiota in the U.S. Deadline is February 12,

Cancer Research UK Grand Challenges Initiative
Initiative aims to revolutionize how cancer is diagnosed, treated, and prevented by funding reserach based on seven challenges that address important questions in cancer research. Application deadline is February 12.

The David and Lucile Packard Foundation Program: Packard Fellowships for Science and Engineering
Program supports highly creative, future leaders who take risks, explore new frontiers, and follow uncharted paths that may lead to groundbreaking discoveries. Internal deadlne is February 25.

Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF) Young Investigator Awards
Award provides funding to expedite solutions to end prostate cancer suffering and death. Application deadline is March 11.

National Institutes of Health (NIH) Shared Instrumentation Grant (SIG) Program (S10)
Program encourages applications to purchase or upgrade a single item of expensive, specialized, commercially available instruments or integrated systems that cost at least $50,000. Internal deadline is March 16.

Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation Program: Moore Inventor Fellows
Selected fellows include those who create new tools and technologies with a high potential to accelerate progress in the foundation's areas of interest: scientific research, environmental conservation and patient care. Internal deadline is March 16.

Johns Hopkins Science of Learning Institute Research Proposals
Grant program aims to generate innovative scientific discoveries about lifelong learning through interdisciplinary collaborations that span within and across the basic and applied sciences at JHU. Application deadline is March 21.

Progeria Research Foundation Seeks Proposals for Research on Hutchinson-Gilford Progeria Syndrome (HGPS, or Progeria)
Foundation dedicated to discovering treatments and cure for Progeria - a fatal, "premature aging" disease in children - and seeks to fund basic science research that has implications for heart attacks, strokes and other aging-related conditions. Deadline is March 22.

2016 Agilent Early Career Professor Award
Program seeks nominations for 2016 Award on Big Data technologies aimed at making breakthroughs in life science research and imaging for clinical diagnostics. Deadline is March 31.

 
JANUARY 2016

 

The Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Awards
Program supports the research and teaching careers of talented young faculty in the chemical sciences. Internal deadline is January 8.

National Science Foundation (NSF) Program: Scalable Nanomanufacturing (SNM)
Program seeks proposals targeting nanomanufacturing processes addressing key aspects of the nanomanufacturing value chain of nano-scale building-blocks to complex nanostructures to functional devices to integrated systems. Internal deadline is January 18.

Bay Area Lyme Foundation 'Emerging Leader Award'
Foundation announces opportunity for emerging researcher who has identified a defined approach to improved diagnostics or therapies for Lyme disease. Application deadline is January 31.

Superfund Hazardous Substance Research and Training Program (P42)
Program grants support centers with multiple, integrated projects representing biomedical and environmental science and engineering disciplines.
Internal deadline is February 9.

Young Investigator Grant for Probiotics Research (YIGPRO)
Council offers three annual grants of $50,000 each is to support new research on probiotics and gastrointestinal microbiota in the U.S. Deadline is February 12, 2016.

Cancer Research UK Grand Challenges Initiative
Initiative aims to revolutionize how cancer is diagnosed, treated, and prevented by funding reserach based on seven challenges that address important questions in cancer research. Application deadline is February 12.

Johns Hopkins Science of Learning Institute Research Proposals
Grant program aims to generate innovative scientific discoveries about lifelong learning through interdisciplinary collaborations that span within and across the basic and applied sciences at JHU. Application deadline is March 21.

Progeria Research Foundation Seeks Proposals for Research on Hutchinson-Gilford Progeria Syndrome (HGPS, or Progeria)
Foundation dedicated to discovering treatments and cure for Progeria - a fatal, "premature aging" disease in children - and seeks to fund basic science research that has implications for heart attacks, strokes and other aging-related conditions. Deadline is March 22.

 
DECEMBER 2015

 

NIH Early Independence Awards
Awards provide opportunity for exceptional junior scientists to forgo traditional post-doctoral training period and begin independent research. Internal deadline is December 14.

National Comprehensive Cancer Network Request for Proposals
Grant supports studies for the performance of preclinical, clinical, and correlative studies of afatinib containing combinations in the treatment of lung and head and neck cancers. RFP deadline is January 4.

Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation Clinical Investigator Awards
Award seeks the best young physician-scientists doing work aimed at improving the practice of cancer medicine. Internal deadline is January 5.

The Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Awards
Program supports the research and teaching careers of talented young faculty in the chemical sciences. Internal deadline is January 8.

Bay Area Lyme Foundation 'Emerging Leader Award'
Foundation announces opportunity for emerging researcher who has identified a defined approach to improved diagnostics or therapies for Lyme disease. Application deadline is January 31.

Young Investigator Grant for Probiotics Research (YIGPRO)
Council offers three annual grants of $50,000 each is to support new research on probiotics and gastrointestinal microbiota in the U.S. Deadline is February 12, 2016.

Cancer Research UK Grand Challenges Initiative
Initiative aims to revolutionize how cancer is diagnosed, treated, and prevented by funding reserach based on seven challenges that address important questions in cancer research. Application deadline is February 12.

Johns Hopkins Science of Learning Institute Research Proposals
Grant program aims to generate innovative scientific discoveries about lifelong learning through interdisciplinary collaborations that span within and across the basic and applied sciences at JHU. Application deadline is March 21.

Progeria Research Foundation Seeks Proposals for Research on Hutchinson-Gilford Progeria Syndrome (HGPS, or Progeria)
Foundation dedicated to discovering treatments and cure for Progeria - a fatal, "premature aging" disease in children - and seeks to fund basic science research that has implications for heart attacks, strokes and other aging-related conditions. Deadline is March 22.

 
NOVEMBER 2015

Maryland Stem Cell Research Fund 2015 Requests for Applications (RFA)
Funding for several projects available. Those leading to advances in regenerative medicine receive highest priority. Letter of intent is due November 19.

Mallinckrodt Scholar Program
Foundation supports early stage investigators engaged in basic biomedical research that has the potential to significantly advance the understanding, diagnosis or treatment of disease. Deadline is November 30.

New Funding Opportunity! Research Accelerator and Mentorship Program (RAMP) Grant
JHCRN announces new opportunity to fund proposals clinical and community-based research, practice-based research, and health services research. Letters of intent are due by December 1.

Damon Runyon Physician-Scientist Training Award
Award created in an effort to combat the growing shortage of physician-scientists in cancer research and provide financial assistance for both research and educational debt. Application deadline is December 1.

Under Armour Women's Health & Breast Cancer Innovation Grant
The Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center teams with Under Armour to provide seed funding for research that explores ways to help empower patients in their care, engagement and overall well-being. Deadline is December 1.

Neurosurgery Pain Research Institute Scholar Award
The Neurosurgery Pain Research Institute announces scholar awards to support students, postdoctoral fellows, or residents to undergo pain research training. Application deadline is December 1.

American Asthma Foundation (AAF) Scholars Program
Foundation accepting reseaerch applications that improve treatments for, prevent, and find a cure for asthma. Application is due December 1.

Kimmel Scholar Award
Fifteen, two-year awards available for promising young researchers in the fields of basic and translational cancer research. Deadline is December 2.


Cancer Research UK Grand Challenges Initiative
Initiative aims to revolutionize how cancer is diagnosed, treated, and prevented by funding reserach based on seven challenges that address important questions in cancer research. Application deadline is February 12.

Progeria Research Foundation Seeks Proposals for Research on Hutchinson-Gilford Progeria Syndrome (HGPS, or Progeria)
Foundation dedicated to discovering treatments and cure for Progeria - a fatal, "premature aging" disease in children - and seeks to fund basic science research that has implications for heart attacks, strokes and other aging-related conditions. Deadline is March 22.

 
OCTOBER 2015

ALS Therapy Alliance
Grants available for basic, clinical, and translational research and clinical trials aimed at developing a better understanding of, or treatments for, ALS. Application deadline is October 15.

Matthew Larson Foundation Grants in Pediatric Brain Tumor Research
Multiple grants available for research in Pediatric Brain Tumor Research (in clinical or translational research) at $75,000/year. Pre-application is due October 16.

Hopkins inHealth Request for Pilot Proposals Announcement
Hopkins inHealth seeks proposals for pilot projects that will promote individualized health care in a variety of domains. Application deadline is October 23.

Barth Syndrome Foundation 2015 Request for Research Grant Proposals
Funding available for basic science and clinical research on the natural history, biochemical basis, and treatment of the genetic condition Barth syndrome. Application deadline is October 31.

Jefferson Science Fellowship
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine seek applicants for its program engagng the academic science, technology, engineering and medical communities in the design and implementation of U.S. foreign policy. Application deadline is November 2.

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Grand Challenges Grant Programs

Maryland Stem Cell Research Fund 2015 Requests for Applications (RFA)
Funding for several projects available. Those leading to advances in regenerative medicine receive highest priority. Letter of intent is due November 19.

New Funding Opportunity! Research Accelerator and Mentorship Program (RAMP) Grant
JHCRN announces new opportunity to fund proposals clinical and community-based research, practice-based research, and health services research. Letters of intent are due by December 1.

Damon Runyon Physician-Scientist Training Award
Award created in an effort to combat the growing shortage of physician-scientists in cancer research and provide financial assistance for both research and educational debt. Application deadline is December 1.

American Asthma Foundation (AAF) Scholars Program
Foundation accepting reseaerch applications that improve treatments for, prevent, and find a cure for asthma. Application is due December 1.

 

SEPTEMBER 2015

6th Annual Mirowski Discovery Award for Cardiovascular Research
Award funds proposals for innovative cardiovascular research projects led by faculty of JHUSOM. Application deadline is September 8.

Sanofi Innovations Award Program
JHUSOM joins seven other major peer institutions in an agreement with Sanofi for their award program seeking innovative, translational research ideas.

The Sherrilyn and Ken Fisher Center for Environmental Infectious Diseases Discovery Program 2016
Program supports projects focused on clinical or translational research related to environmental infectious diseases. Application deadline is September 15.

Department of Defense Reconstructive Transplantation Research (RTR)
Multiple opportunities available for research funding to support innovative, high-impact research in the field of reconstructive transplantation. Submission deadlines begin August 28.

ALS Therapy Alliance
Grants available for basic, clinical, and translational research and clinical trials aimed at developing a better understanding of, or treatments for, ALS. Application deadline is October 15.

Hopkins inHealth Request for Pilot Proposals Announcement
Hopkins inHealth seeks proposals for pilot projects that will promote individualized health care in a variety of domains. Application deadline is October 23.

Barth Syndrome Foundation 2015 Request for Research Grant Proposals
Funding available for basic science and clinical research on the natural history, biochemical basis, and treatment of the genetic condition Barth syndrome. Application deadline is October 31.

Jefferson Science Fellowship
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine seek applicants for its program engagng the academic science, technology, engineering and medical communities in the design and implementation of U.S. foreign policy. Application deadline is November 2.

 
AUGUST 2015

Prevent Cancer Foundation: Funding Opportunities for Cancer Prevention & Early Detection Research
Foundation seeks applications for research in the areas of cancer prevention and early detection. Submission deadline is August 12.


Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation Accepting Applications for Early Career Fellowship Awards
Awards designed to provide young scientists with resources to hone their cancer research skills and explore their own ideas under the supervision of a seasoned mentor. Deadline is August 17.

6th Annual Mirowski Discovery Award for Cardiovascular Research
Award funds proposals for innovative cardiovascular research projects led by faculty of JHUSOM. Application deadline is September 8.

Fondation Leducq Grant Programs
Funding available to support international research in cardiovascular and neurovascular disease. Applications due September 6.

Sanofi Innovations Award Program
JHUSOM joins seven other major peer institutions in an agreement with Sanofi for their award program seeking innovative, translational research ideas.

The Sherrilyn and Ken Fisher Center for Environmental Infectious Diseases Discovery Program 2016
Program supports projects focused on clinical or translational research related to environmental infectious diseases. Application deadline is September 15.

Department of Defense Reconstructive Transplantation Research (RTR)
Multiple opportunities available for research funding to support innovative, high-impact research in the field of reconstructive transplantation. Submission deadlines begin August 28.

ALS Therapy Alliance
Grants available for basic, clinical, and translational research and clinical trials aimed at developing a better understanding of, or treatments for, ALS. Application deadline is October 15.

Jefferson Science Fellowship
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine seek applicants for its program engagng the academic science, technology, engineering and medical communities in the design and implementation of U.S. foreign policy. Application deadline is November 2.

 
JULY 2015

Giovanni Armenise - Harvard Foundation Career Development Award
Foundation announces a new Career Development Award to a promising young scientist, currently not in Italy,wishing to establish a basic biological science laboratory in an Italian institute or university. Application deadline is July 15.

Free to Breathe Accelerate Clinical Trials Grant
Grant funds pilot projects that investigate strategies to increase accrual of lung cancer patients to therapeutic clinical trials within a defined healthcare community.Application deadline is July 17.

2016 Searle Scholars Program
Program supports independent research of young faculty pursuing independent research careers in biochemistry, cell biology, genetics, immunology, neuroscience, pharmacology, or related areas in chemistry, medicine, and the biological sciences. Submission deadline is July 17.

Otolaryngology Head & Neck Cancer SPORE - Career Development Projects
Cancer Research Division solicits applications to support new pilot projects in Head and Neck cancer related research.
Application deadline is July 20.

HHMI Gates Simons Faculty Scholars Program
Three prominent foundations partner to provide research support to outstanding early-career scientists in the U.S. who have potential to make great contributions to their field. Application deadline is July 28.


Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation Accepting Applications for Early Career Fellowship Awards
Awards designed to provide young scientists with resources to hone their cancer research skills and explore their own ideas under the supervision of a seasoned mentor. Deadline is August 17.

Fondation Leducq Grant Programs
Funding available to support international research in cardiovascular and neurovascular disease. Applications due September 6.

ALS Therapy Alliance
Grants available for basic, clinical, and translational research and clinical trials aimed at developing a better understanding of, or treatments for, ALS. Application deadline is October 15.

 
JUNE 2015
The Doris Duke Charitable Foundation 2015 Fund to Retain Clinical Scientists
Fund supports early-career physician scientists working on clinical research projects and facing challenges of balancing research with clinical care. Letter of Intent deadline is June 15.

2016 Vilcek Prizes for Creative Promise in Biomedical Science
Foundation seeks to raise awareness of immigrant contributions to American society and announces prize to support young, foreign-born researchers age 38 and under. Application deadline is June 15.

2016 Searle Scholars Program
Program supports independent research of young faculty pursuing independent research careers in biochemistry, cell biology, genetics, immunology, neuroscience, pharmacology, or related areas in chemistry, medicine, and the biological sciences. Submission deadline is June 17.

Edward Mallinckrodt, Jr. Foundation Award Program
Program funds investigators engaged in early-stage, basic biomedical research that has the potential to advance the understanding, diagnosis or treatment of disease. Internal submission deadline is June 22.

Cervical Cancer SPORE - Career Development Project Grant
Funding priority given to translational research projects and projects related to the cervical cancer and the human papillomavirus. Application deadline is June 30.

Lung Cancer Research Foundation
Foundation provides funding to support research that can make major contributions toward better treatments, screening, and prevention of lung cancer. Application deadline is July 1.

Giovanni Armenise - Harvard Foundation Career Development Award
Foundation announces a new Career Development Award to a promising young scientist, currently not in Italy,wishing to establish a basic biological science laboratory in an Italian institute or university. Application deadline is July 15.

Free to Breathe Accelerate Clinical Trials Grant
Grant funds pilot projects that investigate strategies to increase accrual of lung cancer patients to therapeutic clinical trials within a defined healthcare community.Application deadline is July 17.

HHMI Gates Simons Faculty Scholars Program
Three prominent foundations partner to provide research support to outstanding early-career scientists in the U.S. who have potential to make great contributions to their field. Application deadline is July 28.


Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation Accepting Applications for Early Career Fellowship Awards
Awards designed to provide young scientists with resources to hone their cancer research skills and explore their own ideas under the supervision of a seasoned mentor. Deadline is August 17.

ALS Therapy Alliance
Grants available for basic, clinical, and translational research and clinical trials aimed at developing a better understanding of, or treatments for, ALS. Application deadline is October 15.

 
MAY 2015

Funding from Foundations/Private Sources
JHU's Corporate and Foundation Relations offers website listing funding opportunities sponsored by foundations and other private sources.

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Grand Challenges Explorations Initiative
Foundation seeks innovative and unconventional proposals on global health and development solutions. Applicants can be at any experience level and in any discipline. Proposals due May 13.

Health Personnel Shortage Incentive Grant (HPSIG) FY 2015 RFA
Grant awarded to postsecondary institutions to enhance or expand approved programs in health occupations with personnel shortages in Maryland. Application deadline is May 18.


Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation Patient and Family Engagement Early-Career Investigator Awards
Awards support a young investigator with a defined project or set of projects designed to advance the field of patient and family engagement. Letter of intent deadline is May 15.

Hartwell Individual Biomedical Research Award Program for 2015
Foundation provides financial support to individuals to stimulate discovery in early-stage biomedical research that has the potential to benefit children of the U.S. Submission deadline is May 26.

Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF) 2015 Reach Awards
Awards created to support selected "late translational" studies needed to ultimately initiate a clinical trial. Application deadline is May 30.

Edward Mallinckrodt, Jr. Foundation Award Program
Program funds investigators engaged in early-stage, basic biomedical research that has the potential to advance the understanding, diagnosis or treatment of disease. Internal submission deadline is June 22.

Lung Cancer Research Foundation
Foundation provides funding to support research that can make major contributions toward better treatments, screening, and prevention of lung cancer. Application deadline is July 1.

Giovanni Armenise - Harvard Foundation Career Development Award
Foundation announces a new Career Development Award to a promising young scientist, currently not in Italy,wishing to establish a basic biological science laboratory in an Italian institute or university. Application deadline is July 15.

Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation Accepting Applications for Early Career Fellowship Awards
Awards designed to provide young scientists with resources to hone their cancer research skills and explore their own ideas under the supervision of a seasoned mentor. Deadline is August 17.

ALS Therapy Alliance
Grants available for basic, clinical, and translational research and clinical trials aimed at developing a better understanding of, or treatments for, ALS. Application deadline is October 15.

 
APRIL 2015

Funding from Foundations/Private Sources
JHU's Corporate and Foundation Relations offers website listing funding opportunities sponsored by foundations and other private sources.

March of Dimes Research Grants
Organization seeks to fund research studies concerning a variety of factors that affect outcomes of pregnancy, the perinatal period, and subsequent child development. Letter of Intent due April 30.

National Multiple Sclerosis Society Career Transition Fellowship
Fellowship targets current postdoctoral trainees who demonstrate both commitment and exceptional potential to conduct MS-related research. Preapplication deadline is April 15.


Forbeck Foundation Scholar Award
Opportunity to nominate outstanding junior clinical or post-doctoral fellow scholars to attend annual Foundation Forum and interact with international experts in a particular field of cancer research. Deadline is April 17.

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Grand Challenges Explorations Initiative
Foundation seeks innovative and unconventional proposals on global health and development solutions. Applicants can be at any experience level and in any discipline. Proposals due May 13.

Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF) 2015 Reach Awards
Awards created to support selected "late translational" studies needed to ultimately initiate a clinical trial. Application deadline is May 30.

Lung Cancer Research Foundation
Foundation provides funding to support research that can make major contributions toward better treatments, screening, and prevention of lung cancer. Application deadline is July 1.

Giovanni Armenise - Harvard Foundation Career Development Award
Foundation announces a new Career Development Award to a promising young scientist, currently not in Italy,wishing to establish a basic biological science laboratory in an Italian institute or university. Application deadline is July 15.

Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation Accepting Applications for Early Career Fellowship Awards
Awards designed to provide young scientists with resources to hone their cancer research skills and explore their own ideas under the supervision of a seasoned mentor. Deadline is August 17.

ALS Therapy Alliance
Grants available for basic, clinical, and translational research and clinical trials aimed at developing a better understanding of, or treatments for, ALS. Application deadline is October 15.

 
MARCH 2015

Funding from Foundations/Private Sources
JHU's Corporate and Foundation Relations offers website listing funding opportunities sponsored by foundations and other private sources.

NIH-ORIP High-End Instrumentation (HEI) Grant Program for 2015
Program requests applications from groups of NIH-supported investigators to purchase a single major item of equipment to be used for biomedical research. JHU Limited Submission Program deadline is March 18.

Lupus Research Institute - Lupus Insight Prize Requests for Nominations for 2015
Institute seeks to recognize an outstanding investigator who has developed a novel research insight in scientific domains relevant to lupus, as well as provide funds to support further research achievement. Deadline is March 19.


Forbeck Foundation Scholar Award
Opportunity to nominate outstanding junior clinical or post-doctoral fellow scholars to attend annual Foundation Forum and interact with international experts in a particular field of cancer research. Deadline is April 17.

 
FEBRUARY 2015

Funding from Foundations/Private Sources
JHU's Corporate and Foundation Relations offers website listing funding opportunities sponsored by foundations and other private sources.

Young Investigator Grant for Probiotics Research Opportunity
Three grants available to support young investigators researching probiotics and gastrointestinal microbiota in the United States. Application deadline is February 10.

Packard Fellowships for Science and Engineering Program for 2015
Funds support gifted young professors to develop and expand their research in astronomy, biology, chemistry, math, physics, computer, earth and ocean science as well as all areas of engineering. Submission deadline is February 11.

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) Translational Research Program (TRP)
Program seeks new research proposals designed to improve diagnosis and management of leukemia, lymphoma, myeloma and other hematopoietic malignancies. Letter of intent due February 15.

HERA Women's Cancer Foundation
Ovarian Cancer Outside-the-Box (OSB) Seed Grant for 2014

Grant seeks to fund innovative research focused on improving prevention and prognosis of ovarian cancer. Submission deadline is February 22.


Simons Foundation 2015 Novel Outcome Measures for Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) Clinical Trials
Foundation seeking applications focused on developing and validating objective outcome measures for use in clinical trials targeting core symptoms of autism spectrum disorder. Application deadline is February 23.

Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network - Young Investigator Awards
Awards support outstanding research and clinical cancer research investigators committed to improving the understanding and treatment of bladder cancer. Deadline is March 4.

Lupus Research Institute - Lupus Insight Prize Requests for Nominations for 2015
Institute seeks to recognize an outstanding investigator who has developed a novel research insight in scientific domains relevant to lupus, as well as provide funds to support further research achievement. Deadline is March 19.


Forbeck Foundation Scholar Award
Opportunity to nominate outstanding junior clinical or post-doctoral fellow scholars to attend annual Foundation Forum and interact with international experts in a particular field of cancer research. Deadline is April 17.

 
JANUARY 2015

Funding from Foundations/Private Sources
JHU's Corporate and Foundation Relations offers website listing funding opportunities sponsored by foundations and other private sources.

Funding for Prostate Cancer Research
Walsh Fund and SPORE Program partner to support multidisciplinary research in prostate cancer.Deadline is Jauary 12.

Ladies Auxiliary to the Veterans of Foreign Wars Postdoctoral Cancer Research Fellowship
Two-year fellowship grant available for research on new discoveries in cancer. Internal submission deadline is January 12.

American Asthma Foundation (AAF) Scholars Program
AAF is accepting applications for 2015 AAF Scholar Awards. Go online to view award policies and application details. Application is due February 4.

Young Investigator Grant for Probiotics Research Opportunity
Three grants available to support young investigators researching probiotics and gastrointestinal microbiota in the United States. Application deadline is February 10.

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) Translational Research Program (TRP)
Program seeks new research proposals designed to improve diagnosis and management of leukemia, lymphoma, myeloma and other hematopoietic malignancies. Letter of intent due February 15.

 
DECEMBER 2014

Funding from Foundations/Private Sources
JHU's Corporate and Foundation Relations offers website listing funding opportunities sponsored by foundations and other private sources.

NIH - Outstanding New Environmental Scientists (ONES) Award
Award assists young, outstanding scientists launch an innovative research program with a defined impact in the environmental health sciences. Submission deadline is December 10.

Macy Faculty Scholars Program for 2015
Program designed to develop careers of faculty members who will be future leaders in medicine and nursing. Submission deadline is December 10.

MedU Research Grant Program
Grant supports research in learning analytics, instructional design, and effectiveness studies that benefit the medical and broader higher education as well as educational technology communities. Letter of Intent due December 12.

Fellowship Grant for Alternatives to Animal Research in Women's Health and Sex Differences
New England Anti-Vivisection Society (NEAVS) accepting applications from a woman interested in and committed to developing, validating, or using non-animal alternatives in the investigation of women's health or sex differences. Applications due December 15.


Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF) Funding Opportunities
Seed funding through Innovation, Young Investigator and Epidemiology Grants available for research ideas with potential for high impact on pediatric cancer patients. Letter of Intent deadlines are December 15.

National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) 2015 Young Investigator Awards (YIA) Program
Program seeks up to two JHM nominees to submit research applications pertaining to NCCN Guidelines or addressing new prevention, detection or treatment approaches for cancer and its translation into clinical care. Internal deadline is December 15, 2014.

Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Awards Program for 2015
Program supports research and teaching of young faculty members in the chemical sciences including biochemistry, materials chemistry, and chemical engineering. Response requested by December 17.

Damon Runyon Clinical Investigator Award for 2015
Award supports young physician-scientists conducting patient-oriented cancer research. Internal submission deadline is January 5.

Funding for Prostate Cancer Research
Walsh Fund and SPORE Program partner to support multidisciplinary research in prostate cancer.Deadline is Jauary 12.

American Asthma Foundation (AAF) Scholars Program
AAF is accepting applications for 2015 AAF Scholar Awards. Go online to view award policies and application details. Application is due February 4.

Young Investigator Grant for Probiotics Research Opportunity
Three grants available to support young investigators researching probiotics and gastrointestinal microbiota in the United States. Application deadline is February 10.

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) Translational Research Program (TRP)
Program seeks new research proposals designed to improve diagnosis and management of leukemia, lymphoma, myeloma and other hematopoietic malignancies. Letter of intent due February 15.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
   
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