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

STEM + Computing K-12 Education  (STEM+C)
PD 18-005Y

Accelerating Discovery: Educating the Future STEM Workforce (AD)
PD 18-1998

Department of Health & Human Services

National Institutes of Health

(Announcements are grouped by lead NIH unit.)

NIH Director's Early Independence Award (DP5 — Clinical Trial Optional)
RFA-RM-18-010
(Common Fund)

Improving Patient Adherence to Treatment and Prevention Regimens to Promote Health (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-722
(Multiple institutes)

Improving Patient Adherence to Treatment and Prevention Regimens to Promote Health (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-723
(Multiple institutes)

Research on the Health of Transgender and Gender Nonconforming Populations (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-728
(Multiple institutes)

Research on the Health of Transgender and Gender Nonconforming Populations (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-729
(Multiple institutes)

Lasker Clinical Research Scholars Program (Si2/R00 Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-740
(Multiple institutes)

BRAIN Initiative: Targeted BRAIN Circuits Projects- TargetedBCP (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
RFA-NS-18-030
(Multiple institutes)

Reducing Stigma to Improve HIV/AIDS Prevention, Treatment and Care in Low and Middle- Income Countries (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-732
(Fogarty, NCI, NICHD, NIMH, OBSSR)

Examining Diversity, Recruitment and Retention in Aging Research (R24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
PAR-18-749
(NIA)

Harnessing Big Data to Halt HIV (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-764
(NIAID, NCI, NIMH) 

NIDA Mentored Clinical Scientist Development Program Award in Substance Use and Substance Use Disorder Research (K12 Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-746
(NIDA)

Workshop on the Use of Adolescent Brain Cognitive Development (ABCD) Data (R25 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
RFA-DA-19-006
(NIDA, NIMH)

Secondary Analyses in Obesity, Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
PA-18-741
(NIDDK)

Exploratory/Developmental Clinical Research Grants in Obesity (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-720
(NIDDK, NCI, NICHD, ODS)

Summer Institute for Research Education in Biostatistics (R25 — Clinical Trials Not Allowed)
RFA-HL-19-019
(NHLBI)

Silvio O. Conte Centers for Basic Neuroscience or Translational Mental Health Research (P50 Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-737
(NIMH)

Addressing the Challenges of the Opioid Epidemic in Minority Health and Health Disparities Research in the U.S. (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-745
(NIMHD, NIA, NIAAA, NICHD, NIDA, ORWH)

Addressing the Challenges of the Opioid Epidemic in Minority Health and Health Disparities Research in the U.S. (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
(PAR-18-747)
(NIMHD, NIA, NIAAA, NICHD, NIDA, ORWH)

Administration for Children & Families

Family Strengthening Scholars
HHS-2018-ACF-OPRE-PR-1366

Behavioral Interventions Scholars
HHS-2018-ACF-OPRE-PD-1367

Administration for Community Living

Rehabilitation Research and Training Center (RRTC) on Community Living and Participation for People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
HHS-2018-ACL-NIDILRR-RTCP-0262

Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects (DRRP) Program: Center on Knowledge Translation for Technology Transfer
HHS-2018-ACL-NIDILRR-DPKT-0254

Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects (DRRP) Program: Research on Opioid Use Disorder among People with Disabilities
HHS-2018-ACL-NIDILRR-DPGE-0302

Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality

Making Health Care Safer in Ambulatory Care Settings and Long Term Care Facilities (R18)
PA-18-750

Centers for Disease Control & Prevention

Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Research Centers
RFA-DP-19-001

Department of Defense

Multidisciplinary Research Program of the University Research Initiative
FOA-AFRL-AFOSR-2018-0001
W911NF18S0003
N00014-18-S-F006

Project on Advanced Systems and Concepts for Countering Weapons of Mass Destruction (PASCC)
USAFA-PASCC-BAA-2016-CALL-0003

Computers and Humans Exploring Software Security (CHESS)
HR001118S0040
(DARPA)

Department of Education

Education Innovation and Research Program: Early-phase Grants
ED-GRANTS-041918-003

Education Innovation and Research Program: Mid-phase Grants
ED-GRANTS-041918-002

Education Innovation and Research Program: Expansion Grants
ED-GRANTS-041918-001

Department of Justice

Research and Evaluation on Trafficking in Persons
NIJ-2018-14053

Research on Reducing Violence in Communities
NIJ-2018-13908

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

Research and Evaluation on Promising Reentry Initiatives
NIJ-2018-14380

Juvenile Reentry Research and Evaluation Program
OJJDP-2018-13708

Mentoring Research Partners Program
OJJDP-2018-13512

Initiative To Develop a Research-Based Practice Guide To Prevent and Reduce Youth Violence in Communities
OJJDP-2018-13554

Department of Labor

National Health Emergency (NHE) Dislocated Worker Demonstration Grants
TEGL-12-17

NASA

Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) International Space Station (ISS) Flight Opportunity
NNH18ZHA004C