DOD – Joint Warfighter Medical Research Program (JWMRP)

The FY19 Joint Warfighter Medical Research Program (JWMRP) Request for Information (RFI) was released on January 3.  This program is specifically designed for previous DoD awardees and intended to fund follow-on studies for those projects.  Eligibility requirements have changed for JWMRP over the years, and now, any investigator who has received medical research funding through a […]

DOD – CDMRP Releases FY 2019 Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program Solicitations

Purpose The Department of Defense (DOD) Congressionally Directed Medical Research Program (CDMRP) released its fiscal year (FY) 2019 Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program (PRMRP) solicitations. In FY 2019, Congress allocated $350 million for PRMRP in 49 topic areas. Information on each of the funding mechanisms and a list of the FY 2019 topic areas is […]

NIH – Accelerating the Pace of Child Health Research Using Existing Data from the Adolescent Brain Cognitive Development (ABCD) Study (R01, R21-Clinical Trial Not Allowed)

The following description was taken from the R01 version of this FOA: The ABCD Study, launched in 2015, is the largest long-term study of brain development and child health in the United States, collecting data from nearly 12,000 youth and their parents/caregivers beginning at ages 9 and 10. Research projects of this magnitude often generate […]

NIH – Bioengineering Research Grants (BRG) (two FOAs)

Bioengineering Research Grants (BRG) (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) (PAR-19-158) National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering National Cancer Institute National Institute on Aging National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research National […]

NIH – Bioengineering Research Partnerships (two FOAs)

Bioengineering Research Partnerships (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) (PAR-19-156) National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering National Institute on Aging National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences Application Receipt/Submission Date(s): Standard dates apply, by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization. All types of non-AIDS applications allowed for this […]

NIH/NHLBI – NHLBI Clinical Trial Pilot Studies (R34 Clinical Trial Optional)

The NHLBI is committed to identifying effective treatments, as well as prevention and disease management strategies for heart, lung, blood and sleep disorders by supporting well-executed clinical trials. Although the scientific literature or preliminary data may provide the rationale for conducting a clinical trial, investigators often lack critical information about the study population, intervention, outcome, […]

NIH – Exploratory/Developmental Bioengineering Research Grants(EBRG) (R21, two FOAs)

Exploratory/Developmental Bioengineering Research Grants(EBRG) (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PAR-19-149.html The purpose of this engineering-oriented funding opportunity announcement (FOA) is to encourage submissions of exploratory/developmental Bioengineering Research Grant (EBRG) applications to demonstrate feasibility and potential utility of new capabilities or improvements in quality, speed, efficacy, operability, costs, and/or accessibility of solutions to problems in basic […]

NIH – Drug Discovery For Nervous System Disorders (R01, R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)

The following description was taken from the R01 version of this FOA. Significant advances in neuroscience, genetics, and basic behavioral science, together with technological developments, have provided a rich knowledge base for identifying new molecular targets for drug discovery, and developing rational pharmacotherapies for the treatment of a wide variety of nervous system disorders. With […]

NIH – The Human Biomolecular Atlas Program (HuBMAP): Rapid Implementation of Technologies that Will Accelerate Development of a Framework for Mapping the Human Body at High Resolution (UH3 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)

The vision for the Human BioMolecular Atlas Program (HuBMAP) is to catalyze development of a framework for mapping of the human body at high resolution to transform our understanding of tissue organization and function. This will be achieved by: Accelerating the development of the next generation of tools and techniques for constructing high resolution spatial […]

NIH/NCI – Improving Outcomes for Pediatric, Adolescent and Young Adult Cancer Survivors (U01 Clinical Trial Required)

This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is associated with the Childhood Cancer Survivorship, Treatment, Access, and Research (STAR) Act of 2018 which authorizes the National Cancer Institute (NCI) to fund research to improve the care and quality of life of cancer survivors (including children and AYAs). This FOA is also associated with the Beau Biden Cancer MoonshotSM Initiative that is intended to […]