Monthly Archives: June 2015

Funding Announcements (NIH): June 8 – 30, 2015

R01s

Deadline Sponsor Name Amount
September 7, 2015 NIAID/NCI/NIDA/NIMH Harnessing Big Data to Halt HIV (R01) Budgets to reflect the actual needs of the proposed project for a period of 5 years.
September 7, 2015 NIAID Understanding HIV Persistence in Infants (R01) Budgets to reflect the actual needs of the proposed project for a period of 5 years.
September 7, 2015 Multiple Centers/Institutes Multidisciplinary Studies of HIV/AIDS and Aging (R01) Budgets to reflect the actual needs of the proposed project for a period of 5 years.
September 17, 2015 NIAID Partnerships for the Development of Host-Targeted Therapeutics to Limit Antibacterial Resistance (R01) Direct costs of up to $750,000 total, plus an additional $300,000 for major equipment. Consortium F&A not included in direct cost limitation.
September 30, 2015 NIAID Partnerships for the Development of Novel Assays to Predict Vaccine Efficacy (R01) Direct costs of up to $750,000 total, plus an additional $300,000 for major equipment. Consortium F&A not included in direct cost limitation for 5 years.
October 5, 2015 NICHD Bioengineering Research Partnership (BRP): Non- or Minimally-Invasive Methods to Measure Biochemical Substances during Neonatal and Perinatal Patient Care and Research (R01) Budgets to reflect the actual needs of the proposed project for a period of 5 years.
October 5, 2015 NCI/NIAID/NIEHS Spatial Uncertainty: Data, Modeling, and Communication (R01) Budgets to reflect the actual needs of the proposed project for a period of 5 years.
October 21, 2015 NHLBI Strategies to Increase Delivery of Guideline-Based Care to Populations with Health Disparities (R01) Budgets to reflect the actual needs of the proposed project for a period of 5 years.
November 2, 2015 NIDDK Adherence Studies in Adolescents with Chronic Kidney or Urologic Diseases (R01) Direct costs are limited to $450,000 per year over 5 years.
November 3, 2015 NIDA Extracellular Vesicles and Substance Abuse (R01) Budgets should not exceed $350,000 per year in direct costs for 5 years.

 

R03s

Deadline Sponsor Name Amount
October 16, 2015 NCI/NIAID/NIEHS Spatial Uncertainty: Data, Modeling, and Communication (R03) $50,000/year for 2 years

 

R21s

Deadline Sponsor Name Amount
October 15, 2015 NIDDK Exploratory Studies for Delineating Microbiome:   Host Interactions in Obesity, Digestive and Liver Diseases and Nutrition (R21) $275,000/year for 2 years
October 16, 2015 NCI/NIAID/NIEHS Spatial Uncertainty: Data, Modeling, and Communication (R21) $275,000/year for 2 years
September 7, 2015 NIAID/NIMH Exploiting RNA as a Target for HIV Interventions (R21) Two-year project period may not exceed $275,000.
November 3, 2015 NIDA Extracellular Vesicles and Substance Abuse (R21) $275,000/year for 2 years

 

Initial Investigator Awards

Deadline Sponsor Name Amount
August 20, 2015 ODP, NCI, NHLBI, NIAAA, NIDCR, NIDA

FDA/CTP

Tobacco Regulatory Science Small Grant Program for New Investigators (R03) $75,000 per year for 2 years
October 7, 2015 NIA Grants for Early Medical/Surgical Subspecialists’ Transition to Aging Research (GEMSSTAR) (R03) $75,000 per year for 2 years

 

Transition/Career Development Awards

Deadline Sponsor Name Amount
August 27, 2015 Various Institutes Lasker Clinical Research Scholars Program (Si2/R00) Award budgets are composed of salary and other program-related expenses, as described in the RFA.

 

December 2, 2015 NIDDK Career Development Programs in Diabetes Research for Pediatric Endocrinologists (K12) Application budgets are not limited, but need to reflect the actual needs of the proposed project.   Project period – 5 years

 

Program/Projects/Other

Deadline Sponsor Name Amount
August 5, 2015 NIDDK STTR to Develop New Diagnostic, Monitoring and Therapeutics Technologies for the Complications of Type 1 Diabetes (T1D)

[STTR (R41/R42)]
$150,000 for Phase I awards

$1,000,000 for Phase II awards. Award periods normally may not exceed 1 year for Phase I and 2 years for Phase II.

August 5, 2015 NIDA Tools and Services for Designing Methodologically Rigorous Animal Studies (R43/R44) Budgets up to $150,000 total costs per year for Phase I and up to $1,000,000 total costs per year for Phase II may be requested. Award periods normally may not exceed 1 year for Phase I and 2 years for Phase II.
August 7, 2015 NIAID Preclinical Services for Biopharmaceutical Product Development (Federal Contract) Depends on Contract
September 5, 2015

January 5, 2016

Multiple Centers/Institutes Direct Phase II SBIR Grants to Support Extended Development, Hardening, and Dissemination of Technologies in Biomedical Computing, Informatics, and Big Data Science (R44) Phase II awards may not exceed $1,000,000.
September 5, 2015 NINDS/NICHD Advanced Tools and Technologies for Cerebrospinal Fluid Shunts SBIR (R43/R44) $150,000 for Phase I awards

$1,000,000 for Phase II awards. Award periods normally may not exceed 1 year for Phase I and 2 years for Phase II.

September 18, 2015 Multi-institutes Open Educational Resources for Biomedical Big Data (R25) Application budgets may not exceed $200,000 in direct costs.
September 18, 2015 Multi-institutes Courses for Skills Development in Biomedical Big Data Science (R25) Application budgets may not exceed $150,000 in direct costs annually
October 15, 2015 NIDDK A Community Research Resource of Microbiome-Derived Factors Modulating Host Physiology in Obesity, Digestive and Liver Diseases, and Nutrition (R24) Budgets to reflect the actual needs of the proposed project for a period of 5 years.
November 3, 2015 NIMH Longitudinal Assessment of Post- traumatic Syndromes (U01) NIMH intends to commit up to $4 million in FY 2016 to fund 1 award. The maximum project period is 5 years.

Entire project period may not exceed $13.3M.

 

 

Remember:

All research applications should go through the Office of Sponsored Programs prior to submission. Please contact your pre-award analyst (http://research.utmb.edu/AboutUs/PrePostSpecialists.aspx ) if you plan to apply for this opportunity.

 

PI must submit all material to the Office of Sponsored Projects ten (10) working days prior to the submission deadline.  http://research.utmb.edu/AskForFunding/Files/PolicyStatementDeadlines2013.pdf

 

Registration Open for 2nd NIH Regional Seminar on Program Funding & Grants Administration

The NIH Regional Seminar on Program Funding and Grants Administration offers a comprehensive program for the NIH extramural community about the NIH grants process and related policies, including such topics as Fundamentals of the NIH, compliance, peer review, grant writing for success, pre-award and post-award issues for administrators and investigators,… Read more »

Funding Announcements: June 12 – June 24, 2015

Graduate/PostDoc

Deadline Sponsor Name Amount
July 1, 2015 Lung Cancer Research Foundation LCRF Research Project $75,000 for one year
September 1, 2015 Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Fellow $55,000/year for 3 years
September 1, 2015 Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Special Fellow $65,000/year for 2-3 years
September 1, 2015 Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Special Fellow in Clinical Research $65,000/year for 2-3 years
September 10, 2015 Pasteur Foundation Fellowship Program 3,750 euros/month plus 25,000 euros over 3 years for sponsoring labs for bench fees.
October 15, 2015 American Cancer Society Postdoctoral Fellowships Progressive Stipends for 3 years.
December 3, 2015 AASLD Advanced/Transplant Hepatology Fellowship $60,000 for one year
December 3, 2015 AASLD LIFER Clinical and Translational Research Fellowship in Liver Diseases Award for an individual from outside of the U.S. $75,000 for one year

 

New Investigator

Deadline Sponsor Name Amount
July 1, 2015 Lung Cancer Research Foundation LCRF Research Project $75,000 for one year
July 10, 2015 American Pain Society Future Leaders in Pain Research $20,000 for one year
September 2, 2015 OREF/Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation MTF Research Grant $49,000/year for 2 years. Seed money for new investigators conducting research on biologic skeletal reconstruction, including implants and stem cells.
October 15, 2015 American Cancer Society Mentored Research Scholar Grant $135,000/year up to five years.
October 15, 2015 American Cancer Society Research Scholar Grants $165,000/year up to 4 years.
December 3, 2015 AASLD Career Development Award in Liver Transplantation in Memory of the University of Michigan Transplant $45,000/year for 2 years
December 11, 2015 American College of Gastroenterology Junior Faculty Development Grants $100,000/year for 3 years

 

Established Investigators

Deadline Sponsor Name Amount
July 1, 2015 Lung Cancer Research Foundation LCRF Research Project $75,000 for one year
July 6, 2015 Brain & Behavior Research Foundation NARSAD Distinguished Investigator Grant $100,000 for one year
July 20, 2015 Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation The Psychosocial: Launch Grants $50,000/year for 2 years.
July 20, 2015 Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation The Psychosocial: Family Impact Grants $100,000/year for 3 years.
August 15, 2015 American Academy of Optometry Allergan Foundation Research Grant $60,000 for one year, plus $750 travel grant.
September 1, 2015 Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Scholar $110,000/year for 5 years
September 1, 2015 Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Scholar in Clinical Research $110,000/year for 5 years
August 1, 2015 – Letter of IntentOctober 15, 2015 – Application American Cancer Society Clinical Research Professor $80,000/year for 5 years
December 3, 2015 AASLD Clinical and Translational Research Awards in Liver Diseases $75,000/year for 2 years

* No citizenship requirements

Remember:

All research applications should go through the Office of Sponsored Programs prior to submission. Please contact your pre-award analyst (http://research.utmb.edu/AboutUs/PrePostSpecialists.aspx ) if you plan to apply for this opportunity.

PI must submit all material to the Office of Sponsored Projects ten (10) working days prior to the submission deadline.  http://research.utmb.edu/AskForFunding/Files/PolicyStatementDeadlines2013.pdf

 

PCORI (R) logo

Large Pragmatic Studies to Evaluate Patient-Centered Outcomes – Spring 2015 Cycle

LOI: Not Required

Application: July 1, 2015

One-time award total costs must not exceed $50,000 and multi-year award total costs may not exceed $250,000.

 

Engagement Award: Knowledge, Training and Development, and Dissemination Awards

LOI: July 1, 2015

Application: Full proposals are due 40 days after review and approval of the LOI.

Award total costs may not exceed $250,000

 

Patient-Powered Research Networks (PPRN) Research Demonstration Projects

LOI: July 31, 2015

Application: September 30, 2015

Award total costs may not exceed $2.5 million

 

Damon Runyon-Rachleff innovation Award Application

Deadline: July 1, 2015 Advances in cancer research often originate from innovative thinking and ingenious approaches. Securing funding for these truly out-of-the box ideas remains a challenge, especially to early career scientists. The Damon Runyon-Rachleff Innovation Award provides support for the next generation of exceptionally creative thinkers with “high-risk/high-reward” ideas… Read more »