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

Small Business Innovation Research Program Phase I (SBIR)
18-550

Future of Work at the Human -Technology Frontier: Advancing Cognitive and Physical Capabilities (FW-HTF)
15-548

Tribal Colleges and Universities Program (TCUP)
18-546

Innovations at the Nexus of Food, Energy and Water Systems (INFEWS)
18-545

Partnerships between Science and Engineering Fields and the NSF TRIPODS Institutes
18-542

Smart and Connected Health (SCH)
18-541
(NSF, NIH)

Department of Health & Human Services

National Institutes of Health

(Announcements are grouped by lead NIH unit.)

National Science Foundation - National Institutes of Health NSF-NIH Interagency Initiative: Smart and Connected Health
NOT-OD-18-149
(NSF, Multiple NIH institutes)

Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Senior Fellowship (Parent F33)
PA-18-672
(Multiple institutes)

Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA)Individual Fellowship for Students at Institutions Without NIH-Funded Institutional Predoctoral Dual-Degree Training Programs (Parent F30)
PA-18-673
(Multiple institutes)

BRAIN Initiative: Optimization of Transformative Technologies for Large Scale Recording and Modulation in the Nervous System (U01-Clinical Trials Not Allowed)
RFA-NS-18-019
(Multiple institutes)

BRAIN Initiative: New Technologies and Novel Approaches for Large-Scale Recording and Modulation in the Nervous System (R01 Clinical Trials Not Allowed)
RFA-NS-18-020
(Multiple institutes)

BRAIN Initiative: New Concepts and Early - Stage Research for Large - Scale Recording and Modulation in the Nervous System (R21) (Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
RFA-EY-18-001
(Multiple institutes)

International Bioethics Research Training Program (D43 Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-716
(Fogarty, NHGRI)

Fogarty HIV Research Training Program for Low-and Middle-Income Country Institutions (D43 Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-717
(Fogarty, NCI, NIAAA, NIDA, NIMH)

Specialized Centers of Research Excellence (SCORE) on Sex Differences (U54)
RFA-OD-18-004
(ORWH, NIA, NIAAA, NIDDK, NIEHS, NIMH)

Interdisciplinary Research Teams to Investigate Reciprocal Basic Behavioral and Social Linkages Between Sleep and Stress (R24 Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-694
(OBSSR, NIAAA, NIAMS)

Fundamental Mechanisms of Affective and Decisional Processes in Cancer Control (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-681
(NCI)

U.S. Tobacco Control Policies to Reduce Health Disparities (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-674
(NCI)

U.S. Tobacco Control Policies to Reduce Health Disparities (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-675
(NCI)

Advancing Exceptional Research on HIV/AIDS and Substance Abuse (R01, Clinical Trial Optional)
RFA-DA-18-022
(NIDA)

Science-Based Quality Measurement and Management Development for Opioid Use Disorder Treatment (R61/R33 Clinical Trial Required)
RFA-DA-19-005
(NIDA)

Coordinating Center to Support NIDA Rural Opioid HIV and Comorbidity Initiative (U24 - Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
RFA-DA-19-004
(NIDA)

Academic Research Enhancement Award for Undergraduate-Focused Institutions (R15 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
PAR-18-714
(NIGMS)

Stimulating T4 Implementation Research to Optimize Integration of Proven-effective Interventions for Heart, Lung, and Blood Diseases and Sleep Disorders into Practice (STIMULATE) (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
RFA-HL-19-014
(NHLBI)

Technologies for Healthy Independent Living for Heart, Lung, Blood and Sleep Disorders (R43 - Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
RFA-HL-19-016
(NHLBI)

Advanced Laboratories for Accelerating the Reach and Impact of Treatments for Youth and Adults with Mental Illness (ALACRITY) Research Centers (P50 Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-701
(NIMH)

NINDS Postdoctoral Mentored Career Development Award (K01 Clinical Trial Required)
PAR-18-685
(NINDS)

NINDS Postdoctoral Mentored Career Development Award (K01 No Independent Clinical Trial Allowed)
PAR-18-686
(NINDS)

Administration for Community Living

Rehabilitation Research and Training Center (RRTC) on Health and Function for People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
HHS-2018-ACL-NIDILRR-RTHF-0263

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: Employment of Individuals with Disabilities (Research)
HHS-2018-ACL-NIDILRR-DPEM-0274

Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects (DRRP) Program: Employment of Individuals with Disabilities (Development)
HHS-2018-ACL-NIDILRR-DPEM-0273

Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects (DRRP) Program: Health and Function (Research)
HHS-2018-ACL-NIDILRR-DPHF-0268

Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects (DRRP) Program: Health and Function (Development)
HHS-2018-ACL-NIDILRR-DPHF-0269

Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects (DRRP) Program: Exercise Interventions for People With Disabilities
HHS-2018-ACL-NIDILRR-DPGE-0277

Centers for Disease Control & Prevention

Research Grants for the Primary or Secondary Prevention of Opioid Overdose (R01)
RFA-CE-18-006

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Measure Development for the Quality Payment Program
CMS-1V1-18-002

Department of Defense

Army Research Institute for the Behavioral and Social Sciences Broad Agency Announcement for Basic Scientific Research
W911NF-18-S-0001

Defense University Research Instrumentation Program (DURIP)
FOA-AFRL-AFOSR-2018-0002

Defense University Research Instrumentation Program (DURIP) - ARMY SUBMISSION
W911NF18S0002

Department of Justice

Comprehensive School Safety Initiative
NIJ-2018-14140

Research and Evaluation in Safety, Health, and Wellness in the Criminal Justice System
NIJ-2018-14100

Research and Evaluation on Decision-making
NIJ-2018-14065

Understanding the Impacts of Policing Strategies and Practices
NIJ-2018-14064

Programs and Services for Victims of Crime: Phased Evaluation Research
NIJ-2018-14060

W.E.B. Du Bois Program of Research on Crime
NIJ-2018-14220

Research and Evaluation in Corrections 
NIJ-2018-14023

Research and Evaluation on the Administration of Justice
NIJ-2018-14001

Research and Evaluation on Hate Crimes
NIJ-2018-13961

Investigator-Initiated Research and Evaluation on Firearms Violence
NIJ-2018-13960

Research and Evaluation on Gangs and Gang Violence
NIJ-2018-13941

Research on Reducing Violence in Communities
NIJ-2018-13908

Research and Evaluation on Prevention and Mitigation of Domestic Pathways to Terrorism
NIJ-2018-13780

Corporation for National & Community Service

Community Conversations Research Competition
CNCS-03-08-18

National Endowment for the Humanities

Fellowships for Advanced Social Science Research on Japan
20180425-FO