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

Information and Intelligent Systems (IIS): Core Programs
18-570

Department of Health & Human Services

National Institutes of Health

(Announcements are grouped by lead NIH unit.)

Extramural Loan Repayment Programs:

  • Clinical Research
  • Clinical Research for Individuals from Disadvantaged Backgrounds
  • Contraception and Infertility Research
  • Health Disparities Research
  • Pediatric Research

Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS): Basic Mechanisms of Health Effects (R01 — Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
PAR-18-845
(OPD, NCI, NIDA, NIDCR, NIEHS)

BRAIN Initiative: Data Archives for the BRAIN Initiative (R24 Clinical Trial Optional)
RFA-MH-19-145
(Multiple institutes)

BRAIN Initiative: Standards to Define Experiments Related to the BRAIN Initiative (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
RFA-MH-19-146
(Multiple institutes)

BRAIN Initiative: Integration and Analysis of BRAIN Initiative Data (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
RFA-MH-19-147
(Multiple institutes)

Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS): Basic Mechanisms of Health Effects (R21 — Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
PAR-18-846
(OPD, NCI, NIDA, NIDCR, NIEHS)

Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS): Population, Clinical and Applied Prevention Research (R01 — Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-847
(OPD, NCI, NIDA, NIDCR, NIMHD)

Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS): Population, Clinical and Applied Prevention Research (R21 — Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-848
(OPD, NCI, NIDA, NIDCR, NIMHD)

NIA AD/ADRD Health Care Systems Research Collaboratory (U54 — Clinical Trial Required)
RFA-AG-19-009
(NIA)

The National Health and Aging Trends Study (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
RFA-AG-19-019
(NIA)

Alcohol and Other Drug Interactions: Unintentional Injuries and Overdoses: Epidemiology and Prevention (R03 — Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-861
(NIAAA, NIDA)

Alcohol and Other Drug Interactions: Unintentional Injuries and Overdoses: Epidemiology and Prevention (R21 — Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-862
(NIAAA, NIDA)

Alcohol and Other Drug Interactions: Unintentional Injuries and Overdoses: Epidemiology and Prevention (R01 — Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-863
(NIAAA, NIDA)

NIDCD Hearing Healthcare for Adults: Improving Access and Affordability (R21/R33 Clinical Trials Optional)
RFA-DC-19-001
(NIDCD)

Time-Sensitive Obesity Policy and Program Evaluation (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
PAR-18-854
(NIDDK, NCI, NICHD, OBSSR, ODP)

Diet and Physical Activity Assessment Methodology (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
PA-18-856
(NIDDK, NCCIH, NCI, NIAAA, NIMHD)

Diet and Physical Activity Assessment Methodology (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
PAR-18-857
(NIDDK, NCI, NIAAA, NIMHD, NINR)

NEI Vision Research Epidemiology Grant (UG1 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
PAR-18-864
(NEI)

NIMH Career Enhancement Award to Advance Autism Services for Adults and Transition-Age Youth (K18 Clinical Trials Not Allowed)
RFA-MH-19-100
(NIMH)

NIMH Career Enhancement Award to Advance Autism Services for Adults and Transition-Age Youth (K18 Clinical Trials Required)
RFA-MH-19-101
(NIMH)

Prevention Research in Mid-Life Adults (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-849
(NINR, NIA)

Prevention Research in Mid-Life Adults (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-850
(NINR, NIA)

Administration for Children & Families

Best Practices for the Use of Text and Chat-Based Technology in Child Maltreatment Reporting, Detection, and Prevention
HHS-2018-ACF-ACYF-CA-1383

Office of National Coordinator for Health Information Technology

Leading Edge Acceleration Projects (LEAP) in Health Information Technology
NAP-AX-18-003

Department of Agriculture

Tribal College Research Area of Expertise
USDA-NIFA-TCRGP-006634
(includes youth development research)

Department of Defense

Office of Naval Research Young Investigator Program
N00014-18-S-F009

Vannevar Bush Faculty Fellowship
N00014-18-S-F008

Department of Justice

Justice Accountability Initiative (JAI): Pilot Projects Using Data-driven Systems To Reduce Crime and Recidivism
BJA-2018-14652

Justice Accountability Initiative: National Training and Technical Assistance to support pilot projects using data-driven systems to reduce crime and recidivism
BJA-2018-14643

Supporting Innovation: Field-Initiated Programs to Improve Officer and Public Safety
BJA-2018-13573