Research Funding

Federal research funding opportunities for psychology

Listed below are new funding announcements issued by federal agencies and federally affiliated organizations for support of research and training in areas that include psychological science. All types of funding opportunities are represented, including grants, fellowships, career development awards, cooperative agreements, contracts and small business awards.

New funding announcements can also be found at grants.gov. In addition, investigators are advised to consult the descriptions of standing funding programs on agencies’ websites.

See last month’s list.

National Science Foundation

Critical Techniques, Technologies and Methodologies for Advancing Foundations and Applications of Big Data Sciences and Engineering (BIGDATA)
18-539

Cyber-Physical Systems (CPS)
18-538

Integrative Strategies for Understanding Neural and Cognitive Systems (NCS)
18-533

Cultivating Cultures for Ethical STEM (CCE STEM)
18-532

Department of Health & Human Services

National Institutes of Health

(Announcements are grouped by lead NIH unit.)

Time-Sensitive Research on Health Risk and Resilience after Hurricanes Irma and Maria in Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
RFA-MD-18-006
(Multiple institutes)

Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Predoctoral Fellowship to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research (Parent F31)
PA-18-666
(Multiple institutes)

Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Fellowship for Students at Institutions with NIH-Funded Institutional Predoctoral Dual-Degree Training Programs (Parent F30)
PA-18-668
(Multiple institutes)

Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Postdoctoral Fellowship (Parent F32)
PA-18-670
(Multiple institutes)

Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Predoctoral Fellowship (Parent F31)
PA-18-671
(Multiple institutes)

NIH Support for Conferences and Scientific Meetings (Parent R13 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
PA-18-648
(Multiple institutes)

Opportunities for Collaborative Research at the NIH Clinical Center (U01 — Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-646
(Multiple institutes)

Shared Instrumentation for Animal Research (SIFAR) Grant Program (S10 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
PAR-18-599
(Office of Research Infrastructure Programs)

Shared Instrumentation Grant (SIG) Program (S10 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
PAR-18-600
(Office of Research Infrastructure Programs, NIGMS)

High-End Instrumentation (HEI) Grant Program (S10 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
PAR-18-598
(Office of Research Infrastructure Programs, NIGMS)

Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS): Population, Clinical and Applied Prevention Research (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-611
(DPCPS: Office of Disease Prevention, NCI, NIDA, NIDCR, NIMHD)

Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS): Population, Clinical and Applied Prevention Research (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-612
(Office of Disease Prevention, NCI, NIDA, NIDCR, NIMHD)

National Research Mentoring Network (NRMN) Resource Center (U24 — Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
RFA-RM-18-002
(Office of Strategic Coordination)

National Research Mentoring Network (NRMN) Coordination Center (U24 — Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
RFA-RM-18-003
(Office of Strategic Coordination)

National Research Mentoring Network: The Science of Mentoring, Networking, and Navigating Career Transition Points (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
RFA-RM-18-004
(Office of Strategic Coordination)

Towards Implementing Novel Training Methods to Enhance Cognition in Aging (U01 Clinical Trial Required)
RFA-AG-18-031
(NIA)

Dementia Care and Caregiver Support Interventions (R01 — Clinical Trial Required)
RFA-AG-18-030
(NIA)

Pragmatic Trials for Dementia Care in Long-term Services and Support (LTSS) Settings (R61/R33 — Clinical Trial Required)
PAR-18-585
(NIA)

Assistive Technology for Persons with Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias and Their Caregivers (R41/R42 — Clinical Trials Optional)
PAR-18-587
(NIA)

Assistive Technology for Persons with Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias and Their Caregivers (R43/R44 — Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-588
(NIA)

Alzheimer's Disease Research Centers (P30 — Clinical Trials Not Allowed)
RFA-AG-19-001
(NIA)

Dementia Care and Caregiver Support Interventions (R01 — Clinical Trial Required)
RFA-AG-18-030
(NIA)

Research Infrastructure Development for Interdisciplinary Aging Studies (R21/R33 — Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-645
(NIA, NCI)

Research on Current Topics in Alzheimer's Disease and Its Related Dementias (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-596
(NIA, NINDS)

Understanding Processes of Recovery in the Treatment of Alcohol Use Disorder (R01 — Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-619
(NIAAA)

Understanding Processes of Recovery in the Treatment of Alcohol Use Disorder (R21 — Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-620
(NIAAA)

Leveraging Cognitive Neuroscience to Improve Assessment of Cancer Treatment-Related Cognitive Impairment (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-605
(NCI)

Leveraging Cognitive Neuroscience to Improve Assessment of Cancer Treatment-Related Cognitive Impairment (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-606
(NCI)

Innovative Approaches to Studying Cancer Communication in the New Media Environment (R01 — Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-638
(NCI)

Innovative Approaches to Studying Cancer Communication in the New Media Environment (R21 — Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-639
(NCI)

Perception and Cognition Research to Inform Cancer Image Interpretation (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-640
(NCI, NIBIB)

Perception and Cognition Research to Inform Cancer Image Interpretation (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-641
(NCI, NIBIB)

Basic Research in Cancer Health Disparities (R01 Clinical Trials Not Allowed)
PAR-18-654
(NCI, NIMHD)

Basic Research in Cancer Health Disparities (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
PAR-18-655
(NCI, NIMHD)

Human-Animal Interaction (HAI) Research (R03 — Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-649
(NICHD)

Human-Animal Interaction (HAI) Research (R21 — Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-650
(NICHD)

Clinical Coordinating Center for NCCIH Multi-Site Investigator-Initiated Clinical Trials of Mind and Body Interventions (Collaborative UG3/UH3 Clinical Trial Required)
(PAR-18-662)
(NCCIH)

Mind and Body Intervention Multi-Site Clinical Trial Data Coordinating Center (Collaborative U24 — Clinical Trial Required)
PAR-18-663
(NCCIH)

NIDCR Behavioral and Social Intervention Clinical Trial Planning and Implementation Cooperative Agreement (UG3/UH3 Clinical Trial Required)
PAR-18-656
(NIDCR)

Impact of the Use of Glucose Monitoring and Control Technologies on Health Outcomes and Quality of Life in Older Adults with Type 1 Diabetes (T1D) (R01 Clinical Trial Required)
RFA-DK-17-024
(NIDDK)

Elucidating the Effect of Glycemic Excursions on Patient Well-being and Cognitive Status in People with Type 1 Diabetes (T1D) (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
RFA-DK-18-003
(NIDDK)

Incorporating Patient-Reported Outcomes into Clinical Care for Type 1 Diabetes (R01 Clinical Trial Required)
RFA-DK-17-027
(NIDDK)

Treating Diabetes Distress to Improve Glycemic Outcomes in Type 1 Diabetes (R01 Clinical Trial Required)
RFA-DK-17-028
(NIDDK)

NIDA Small Research Grant Program (R03 Clinical Trial Required)
PA-18-626
(NIDA)

NIDA Academic Research Enhancement Award (R15, Clinical Trials Required)
PA-18-627
(NIDA)

NIDA Small Research Grant Program (R03 Clinical Trial Required)
PA-18-634
(NIDA)

Women and Sex/Gender Differences in Drug and Alcohol Abuse/Dependence (R03 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-601
(NIDA, NIAAA)

Women and Sex/Gender Differences in Drug and Alcohol Abuse/Dependence (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-602
(NIDA, NIAAA)

Women and Sex/Gender Differences in Drug and Alcohol Abuse/Dependence (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-603
(NIDA, NIAAA)

Mechanistic investigations of psychosocial stress effects on opioid use patterns (R01 — Clinical Trial Optional)
PAS-18-624
(NIDA, OBSSR)

Mechanistic investigations of psychosocial stress effects on opioid use patterns (R21 — Clinical Trial Optional)
PAS-18-625
(NIDA, OBSSR)

NEI Academic Research Enhancement Award for Mechanistic and Minimal Risk Human Subjects' Research (R15 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-635
(NEI)

Training Modules to Enhance the Rigor and Reproducibility of Biomedical Research (R25 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
RFA-GM-18-002
(NIGMS, NCCIH, NIDA, NIDCR, NINDS)

Coordination Center for Programs to Increase Diversity Among Individuals Engaged in Health-Related Research (PRIDE) (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
RFA-HL-19-001
(NHLBI)

Programs to Increase Diversity Among Individuals Engaged in Health-Related Research (PRIDE) (R25 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
RFA-HL-19-002
(NHLBI)

NIMH Biobehavioral Research Awards for Innovative New Scientists (NIMH BRAINS) (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
RFA-MH-19-130
(NIMH)

Developmentally Tailored HIV Prevention and Care Research for Adolescents and Young Adults (R34 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-653
(NIMH, NIDA)

Developmentally Tailored HIV Prevention and Care Research for Adolescents and Young Adults (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
PA-18-652
(NIMH, NIAID, NIDA)

Developmentally Tailored HIV Prevention and Care Research for Adolescents and Young Adults (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-651
(NIMH, NIAID, NIDA, NIMHD)

Administration for Community Living

Rehabilitation Research and Training Center (RRTC) on Research and Capacity Building for Minority Entities
HHS-2018-ACL-NIDILRR-RTST-0247

Rehabilitation Engineering Research Centers (RERC) Program: RERC on Individual Mobility and Manipulation
HHS-2018-ACL-NIDILRR-REGE-0258

Rehabilitation Engineering Research Centers (RERC) Program: RERC on Physical Access and Transportation
HHS-2018-ACL-NIDILRR-REGE-0259

Rehabilitation Research and Training Center (RRTC) on Employment for People with Physical Disabilities
HHS-2018-ACL-NIDILRR-RTEM-0261

Rehabilitation Engineering Research Centers (RERC) Program: RERC on Technologies to Support Aging-in-Place for People with Long-Term Disabilities
HHS-2018-ACL-NIDILRR-REGE-0264

Rehabilitation Engineering Research Centers (RERC) Program: RERC on Universally Accessible Information Technology
HHS-2018-ACL-NIDILRR-REGE-0270

Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects (DRRP) Program: Community Living and Participation (Research)
HHS-2018-ACL-NIDILRR-DPCP-0271

Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects (DRRP) Program: Community Living and Participation (Development)
HHS-2018-ACL-NIDILRR-DPCP-0272

Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects (DRRP) Program: College and Career Success for Students with Serious Mental Illness or Traumatic Brain Injury
HHS-2018-ACL-NIDILRR-DPGE-0276

Centers for Disease Control & Prevention

Injury Control Research Centers
RFA-CE-19-001

Evaluation Fellowship Program
CDC-PPEO-2018-0039

Health Resources & Services Administration

Evidence-Informed Approaches to Improving Health Outcomes for People Living with HIV
HRSA-18-048

Department of Agriculture

Women and Minorities in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Fields Program (WAMS)
USDA-NIFA-WAMS-006470

Department of Defense 

Human-Centered Intelligence, Surveillance & Reconnaissance (ISR) Leveraged Science and Technology (S&T) Program
FA8650-18-S-6001

Special Program Announcement for 2018 Office of Naval Research Basic Research Opportunity: “Advancing Artificial Intelligence for the Naval Domain”
N00014-18-R-SN05

Department of Education

Institute of Education Sciences (IES): Lead of a Career and Technical Education (CTE) Network: Research Networks Focused on Critical Problems of Education Policy and Practice Program
ED-GRANTS-012218-001

Department of Justice

Research and Evaluation on Violence Against Women: Sexual Violence, Intimate Partner Violence, Stalking, and Teen Dating Violence
NIJ-2018-13702

Tribal-Researcher Capacity Building Grants
NIJ-2018-13840

Research and Evaluation on Drugs and Crime
NIJ-2018-13682

Research and Evaluation in Corrections
NIJ-2018-14023