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

Major Research Instrumentation Program: (MRI)
18-513

Partnerships for Innovation (PFI)
18-511

Centers of Research Excellence in Science and Technology (CREST) and HBCU Research Infrastructure for Science and Engineering (RISE)
18-509

National Science Foundation Research Traineeship (NRT) Program
18-507

International Research Experiences for Students (IRES)
18-505

Dynamics of Coupled Natural and Human Systems (CNH)
18-503

EPSCoR Research Infrastructure Improvement Program: Track-2 Focused EPSCoR Collaborations (RII Track-2 FEC)
18-502

Department of Health & Human Services

National Institutes of Health

(Note: Many of the announcements below are reissues of previous announcements, revised to fit new NIH policies related to clinical trials.  Announcements are grouped by lead NIH unit.)

NIH Exploratory/Developmental Research Grant Program (Parent R21 Clinical Trial Required)
PA-18-344
(Multiple institutes)

NIH Research Project Grant (Parent R01 Clinical Trial Required)
PA-18-345
(Multiple institutes)

Short-term Mentored Career Enhancement Awards for Mid-Career Investigators to Integrate Basic Behavioral and Social Sciences (K18 - No Independent Clinical Trials)
PAR-18-349
(Multiple institutes)

Dissemination and Implementation Research in Health (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-007
(Multiple institutes)

Dissemination and Implementation Research in Health (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-017
(Multiple institutes)

Testing Interventions for Health-Enhancing Physical Activity (R01 — Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-324
(Multiple institutes)

Diet and Physical Activity Assessment Methodology (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-010
(Multiple institutes)

Diet and Physical Activity Assessment Methodology (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-112
(Multiple institutes)

The Health of Sexual and Gender Minority (SGM) Populations (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-037
(Multiple institutes)

The Health of Sexual and Gender Minority (SGM) Populations (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-040
(Multiple institutes)

The Health of Sexual and Gender Minority (SGM) Populations (R03 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-054
(Multiple institutes)

The Health of Sexual and Gender Minority (SGM) Populations (R15 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-210
(Multiple institutes)

Addressing Health Disparities through Effective Interventions Among Immigrant Populations (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-284
(Multiple institutes)

Addressing Health Disparities through Effective Interventions Among Immigrant Populations (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-285
(Multiple institutes)

Addressing Health Disparities through Effective Interventions Among Immigrant Populations (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-284
(Multiple institutes)

BRAIN Initiative Fellows: Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Postdoctoral Fellowship (F32)
RFA-MH-18-510
(Multiple institutes)

Mechanisms, Models, Measurement, and Management in Pain Research (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-141
(Multiple institutes)

Mechanisms, Models, Measurement, and Management in Pain Research (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-159
(Multiple institutes)

Simulation Modeling and Systems Science to Address Health Disparities (R01-Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
PAR-18-331
(Multiple institutes)

Enhancing Central Neural Control of Mobility in Aging (U01 Clinical Trial Optional)
RFA-AG-18-019
(NIA)

Technology to Detect, Monitor and Assess Daily Functions in Individuals with Cognitive Decline, Alzheimer's Disease and/or Alzheimer's Disease Related Dementias (AD/ADRD) (R41/R42 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
PAR-18-326
(NIA)

Technology to Detect, Monitor and Assess Daily Functions in Individuals with Cognitive Decline, Alzheimer's Disease and/or Alzheimer's Disease Related Dementias (AD/ADRD) (R43/R44 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
PAR-18-329
(NIA)

Clarifying the Relationship between Delirium and Alzheimers Disease and Related Dementias (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-029
(NIA)

Clarifying the Relationship between Delirium and Alzheimers Disease and Related Dementias (R21/R33 Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-181
(NIA)

Complex Integrated Multi-Component Projects in Aging Research (U19 Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-296
(NIA)

NIA Program Project Applications (P01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-297
(NIA)

Pilot Clinical Trials for the Spectrum of Alzheimers Disease and Age-related Cognitive Decline (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-175
(NIA, NINR)

Improving Quality of Care and Quality of Life for Persons with Alzheimers Disease and Related Dementias at the End of Life (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PAS-18-030
(NIA, NINR)

Research on Informal and Formal Caregiving for Alzheimer's Disease (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-027
(NIA, NINR)

Research on Informal and Formal Caregiving for Alzheimer's Disease (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-179
(NIA, NINR)

Program for Extramural/Intramural Alcohol Research Collaborations (U01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-195
(NIAAA)

Increasing the Use of Medications for the Treatment of Alcohol Use Disorders (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-196
(NIAAA)

Human Studies to Evaluate Promising Medications to Treat Alcohol Use Disorder (R01 Clinical Trial Required)
PA-18-192
(NIAAA)

Alcohol Use Disorders: Behavioral Treatment, Services and Recovery Research (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-194
(NIAAA)

Human Studies to Evaluate Promising Medications to Treat Alcohol Use Disorder (R21 Clinical Trial Required)
PA-18-197
(NIAAA)

Human Studies to Evaluate Promising Medications to Treat Alcohol Use Disorder (R03 Clinical Trial Required)
PA-18-198
(NIAAA)

Screening and Brief Alcohol Interventions in Underage and Young Adult Populations (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-193
(NIAAA)

Screening and Brief Alcohol Interventions in Underage and Young Adult Populations (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-199
(NIAAA)

Screening and Brief Alcohol Interventions in Underage and Young Adult Populations (R03 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-200
(NIAAA)

Alcohol Use Disorders: Behavioral Treatment, Services and Recovery Research (R03 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-201
(NIAAA)

Alcohol Use Disorders: Behavioral Treatment, Services and Recovery Research (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-202
(NIAAA)

Comprehensive Partnerships to Advance Cancer Health Equity (CPACHE) (U54)
PAR-18-36
(NCI)

NCI Mentored Clinical Scientist Research Career Development Award to Promote Diversity (K08 — Clinical Trials Required)
PAR-18-336
(NCI)

NCI Mentored Clinical Scientist Research Career Development Award to Promote Diversity (K08 — No Independent Clinical Trials)
PAR-18-337
(NCI)

Examination of Survivorship Care Planning Efficacy and Impact (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-002
(NCI)

Physical Activity and Weight Control Interventions Among Cancer Survivors: Effects on Biomarkers of Prognosis and Survival (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-006
(NCI)

Physical Activity and Weight Control Interventions Among Cancer Survivors: Effects on Biomarkers of Prognosis
and Survival (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)

PAR-18-016
(NCI)

Linking the Provider Recommendation to Adolescent HPV Vaccine Uptake (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-008
(NCI)

Linking the Provider Recommendation to Adolescent HPV Vaccine Uptake (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-019
(NCI)

Stimulating Innovations in Behavioral Intervention Research for Cancer Prevention and Control (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-018
(NCI)

Outcome Measures for Use in Treatment Trials of Individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (R01 — Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-039
(NICHD)

Contraception Research Centers Program (U54)
RFA-HD-18-035
(NICHD)

Multidisciplinary Research in Vulvodynia (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-089
(NICHD, ORWH)

Multidisciplinary Research in Vulvodynia (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-096
(NICHD, ORWH)

Prevention and Treatment through a Comprehensive Care Continuum for HIV-affected Adolescents in Resource Constrained Settings (PATC3H) (UG3/UH3)
RFA-HD-18-032
(NICHD, NIAAA, NIMHD, OBSSR)

Center of Excellence for Research on Complementary and Integrative Health (P01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-113
(NCCIH)

Innovation Award for Mechanistic Studies to Optimize Mind and Body Interventions in NCCIH High Priority Research Topics (R33 Clinical Trial Required)
PAR-18-115
(NCCIH)

Phased Innovation Award for Mechanistic Studies to Optimize Mind and Body Interventions in NCCIH High Priority Research Topics (R61/R33 Clinical Trial Required)
PAR-18-114
(NCCIH)

NCCIH Mind and Body Clinical Trial Cooperative Agreement (U01 Clinical Trial Required)
PAR-18-118
(NCCIH)

Mechanism for Time-Sensitive Drug Abuse Research (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-064
(NIDA)

The Application of Big Data Analytics to Drug Abuse Research (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-057
(NIDA)

Prescription Drug Abuse (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-058
(NIDA)

Prescription Drug Abuse (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-076
(NIDA)

HIV/AIDS High Priority Drug Abuse Research (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PAS-18-063
(NIDA)

Development and Testing of Novel Interventions to Improve HIV Prevention, Care, and Program Implementation (R34 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-071
(NIDA)

AIDS-Science Track Award for Research Transition (R03 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-072
(NIDA)

Neuroscience Research on Drug Abuse (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-078
(NIDA)

International Research Collaboration on Drug Abuse and Addiction Research (R03 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-06
(NIDA)

International Research Collaboration on Drug Abuse and Addiction Research (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-06
(NIDA)

Marijuana, Prescription Opioid, or Prescription Benzodiazepine Drug Use Among Older Adults (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-079
(NIDA, NIA)

Marijuana, Prescription Opioid, or Prescription Benzodiazepine Drug Use Among Older Adults (R03 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-080
(NIDA, NIA)

Marijuana, Prescription Opioid, or Prescription Benzodiazepine Drug Use Among Older Adults (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-061
(NIDA, NIA)

Pilot and Feasibility Studies in Preparation for Drug and Alcohol Abuse Prevention Trials (R34 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-067

(NIDA, NIAAA)

Pilot Health Services and Economic Research on the Treatment of Drug, Alcohol, and Tobacco Abuse (R34 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-068
(NIDA, NIAAA)

Health Services and Economic Research on the Prevention and Treatment of Drug, Alcohol, and Tobacco Abuse (R03 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-069
(NIDA, NIAAA)

Health Services and Economic Research on the Prevention and Treatment of Drug, Alcohol, and Tobacco Abuse (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-070
(NIDA, NIAAA)

Behavioral and Integrative Treatment Development Program (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-055
(NIDA, NIAAA, OBSSR)

Behavioral and Integrative Treatment Development Program (R34 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-073
(NIDA, NIAAA, OBSSR)

Behavioral and Integrative Treatment Development Program (R03 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-074
(NIDA, NIAAA, OBSSR)

Accelerating the Pace of Drug Abuse Research Using Existing Data (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-062
(NIDA, NCI, NIAAA)

NIDCD Clinical Trials in Communication Disorders (R01-Clinical Trial Required)
PA-18-334
(NIDCD)

NIDCD Cooperative Agreement for Clinical Trials in Communication Disorders (U01-Clinical Trial Required)
PAR-18-340
(NIDCD)

Improving Outcomes for Disorders of Human Communication (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-287
(NIDCD)

Improving Outcomes for Disorders of Human Communication (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-288
(NIDCD)

Typical and Atypical Patterns of Language and Literacy in Dual Language Learners (R21-Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-328
(NIDCD)

Typical and Atypical Patterns of Language and Literacy in Dual Language Learners (R01-Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-316
(NIDCD, NICHD)

Investigator-Initiated Clinical Trials Targeting Diseases within the Mission of NIDDK (R01-Clinical Trial Required)
PA-18-330
(NIDDK)

Metabolic Contributions to the Neurocognitive Complications of Diabetes: Ancillary Studies (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-051
(NIDDK)

Exploratory/Developmental Clinical Research Grants in Obesity (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-104
(NIDDK, NCI, NICHD, ODS)

Understanding Factors in Infancy and Early Childhood (Birth to 24 months) That Influence Obesity Development (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-032
(NIDDK, NHLBI, NICHD, NIMHD, OBSSR)

NIMH Exploratory/Developmental Research Grant (R21 - Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
PA-18-350
(NIMH)

Clinical Trials to Test the Effectiveness of Treatment, Preventive, and Services Interventions (Collaborative R01-Clinical Trial Required)
RFA-MH-18-700
(NIMH)

Clinical Trials to Test the Effectiveness of Treatment, Preventive, and Services Interventions (R01- Clinical Trial required)
RFA-MH-18-701
(NIMH)

Early Stage Testing of Pharmacologic or Device-based Interventions for the Treatment of Mental Disorders (R61/R33-Clinical Trial Required)
RFA-MH-18-70
(NIMH)

Early Stage Testing of Pharmacologic or Device -based Interventions for the Treatment of Mental Health Disorders (R33- Clinical Trial Required)
RFA-MH-18-703
(NIMH)

Development of Psychosocial Therapeutic and Preventive Interventions for Mental Disorders (R61/R33- Clinical Trial Required)
RFA-MH-18-704
(NIMH)

Development of Psychosocial Therapeutic and Preventive Interventions for Mental Disorders (R33- Clinical Trial Required)
RFA-MH-18-705
(NIMH)

Pilot Effectiveness Trials for Treatment, Preventive and Services Interventions (R34- Clinical Trial Required)
RFA-MH-18-706
(NIMH)

Confirmatory Efficacy Clinical Trials of Non-Pharmacological Interventions for Mental Disorders (R01- Clinical Trial Required)
RFA-MH-18-707
(NIMH)

Mobile and Connected Health Interventions to Improve Care Continuum and Health Outcomes among Youth with HIV (R34)
RFA-MH-18-605
(NIMH, NIDA)

Mobile and Connected Health Interventions to Improve Care Continuum and Health Outcomes among Youth with HIV (R01)
RFA-MH-18-606
(NIMH, NIDA, NIMHD)

Mechanisms of Disparities for HIV- Related Co-morbidities in Health Disparity Populations (R01-Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
RFA-MD-18-002
(NIMHD, NIDCR)

NINDS Exploratory Neuroscience Research Grant (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-358
(NINDS)

Personalized Strategies to Manage Symptoms of Chronic Illness (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-138
(NINR)

Personalized Strategies to Manage Symptoms of Chronic Illness (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-156
(NINR)

Symptom Management in HIV-Infected Individuals with Comorbid Conditions (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-143
(NINR)

Symptom Management in HIV-Infected Individuals with Comorbid Conditions (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-161
(NINR)

Addressing Unmet Needs in Persons with Dementia to Decrease Behavioral Symptoms and Improve Quality of Life (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-147
(NINR)

Addressing Unmet Needs in Persons with Dementia to Decrease Behavioral Symptoms and Improve Quality of Life (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-165
(NINR)

Improving Individual and Family Outcomes through Continuity and Coordination of Care in Hospice (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-148
(NINR)

Improving Individual and Family Outcomes through Continuity and Coordination of Care in Hospice (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-166
(NINR)

Chronic Condition Self-Management in Children and Adolescents (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-168
(NINR)

Chronic Condition Self-Management in Children and Adolescents (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-151
(NINR)

Health Promotion Among Racial and Ethnic Minority Males (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-162
(NINR)

Promoting Caregiver Health Using Self-Management (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-150
(NINR)

Prevention Research in Mid-Life Adults (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-134
(NINR, NIA)

Prevention Research in Mid-Life Adults (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-153
(NINR, NIA)

Functional Wellness in HIV: Maximizing the Treatment Cascade (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-136
(NINR, OBSSR)

Functional Wellness in HIV: Maximizing the Treatment Cascade (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-154
(NINR, OBSSR)

Palliative Care Needs of Individuals with Advanced Rare Diseases and Their Family Caregivers (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-149
(NINR, NCI)

Palliative Care Needs of Individuals with Rare Advanced Diseases and Their Family Caregivers (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-167
(NINR, NCI)

End-of-Life and Palliative Needs of Adolescents and Young Adults (AYA) with Serious Illnesses (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-137
(NINR, NCI)

End-of-Life and Palliative Needs of Adolescents and Young Adults (AYA) with Serious Illnesses (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-155
(NINR, NCI, NICHD)

Use of Technology to Enhance Patient Outcomes and Prevent Illness (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-145
(NINR, NIDCD)

Use of Technology to Enhance Patient Outcomes and Prevent Illness (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-163
(NINR, NIDCD)

Self-Management Interventions and Technologies to Sustain Health and Optimize Functional Capabilities (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-146
(NINR, NIDCD)

Self-Management Interventions and Technologies to Sustain Health and Optimize Functional Capabilities (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-164
(NINR, NIDCD)

Reducing Health Disparities Among Minority and Underserved Children (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-169
(NINR, NIDCD)

Health Promotion Among Racial and Ethnic Minority Males (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-144
(NINR, NIDDK)

Food & Drug Administration

Building Research Capacity in Global Tobacco Product Regulation Program (U18)
RFA-FD-18-003

Health Resources & Services Administration

R40 Maternal and Child Health Field-Initiated Innovative Research Studies (FIRST) Program
HRSA-18-071

Rapid Response Rural Data Analysis and Issue Specific Rural Research Studies
HRSA-18-035

Department of Defense 

Research Interests of the Air Force Office of Scientific Research
BAA-AFRL-AFOSR-2016-0007

DoD Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury Peer Support Program Translational Research Award
W81XWH-17-PHTBIRP-TRA