Year: 2015

Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative – Explorer Awards

12/21/2015

The mission of the Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative (SFARI) is to improve the understanding, diagnosis and treatment of autism spectrum disorders (ASD) by funding innovative research of the highest…

NIDDK funding opportunity – Small Grants for New Investigators to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research (R21)

12/21/2015

This re-issued FOA provides support for New Investigators from nationally underrepresented backgrounds who are interested in conducting research projects within scope of the scientific mission areas of the NIDDK. Its…

NIH – Drug Discovery For Nervous System Disorders (R01, R21)

12/4/2015

R01 FOA (PAR-16-041) R21 FOA (PAR-16-042) National Institute of Mental Health National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism National Institute on Drug Abuse Significant advances in neuroscience, genetics, and basic…

NIH – NHLBI Clinical Trial Pilot Studies (R34)

11/24/2015

This is a reissue of an existing program. The purpose of this FOA is to support pilot studies for the acquisition of data critical to complete the design of a full-scale…

NIH – Advancing Erythroid Cell Biology (R01)

11/24/2015

This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) encourages investigator-initiated applications that propose hypothesis-driven research using erythroid cells.  The aim of this program is to support research efforts towards a complete description of…

NIH – NHLBI TOPMed: Omics Phenotypes of Heart, Lung, and Blood Disorders (X01)

11/2/2015

This FOA provides an opportunity for investigators to utilize biospecimen analysis capabilities supported by the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) RFA-HG-15-001 and NHLBI contracts to generate omics signatures for…

NIH – three funding opportunities in Innovative Questions in Symptom Science and Genomics

11/2/2015

This opportunity comes in R15, R21, and R01 versions: Innovative Questions in Symptom Science and Genomics (R15) (PA-16-022) National Institute of Nursing Research Innovative Questions in Symptom Science and Genomics…

NIH & AHRQ Announce Upcoming Changes to Policies, Instructions and Forms for 2016 Grant Applications

10/16/2015

Policy & Guidance Changes - Phase 1 Timing:  Effective for applications submitted for due dates on or after January 25, 2016 Application Forms:  FORMS-C (current forms; already available) Instructions:  By…

NIH funding announcement – Personalized Strategies to Manage Symptoms of Chronic Illness (R15, R01, R21)

10/16/2015

The purpose of this NINR initiative is to encourage interdisciplinary research to decrease symptom burden and enhance health-related quality of life (HRQL) in persons with chronic illness through a) increasing…

NIH funding opportunity – Research on the Mechanisms and/or Behavioral Outcomes of Multisensory Processing (R01)

9/22/2015

This FOA supports innovative studies using animal or human subjects to examine two or more senses (visual, auditory, olfactory, gustatory, somatosensory including pain or other submodalities of body senses, and…