Discovery Funding Opportunities
Development of Appropriate Pediatric Formulations & Pediatric Drug Delivery Systems (R01)
Due Date: 05-05-2017
This FOA encourages grant applications to address different and complementary research needs for the development and acceptability of pediatric drug formulations in different age groups. Development and testing of novel pediatric drug delivery systems is also part of this initiative.
Detecting Cognitive Impairment, including Dementia, in Primary Care & Other Everyday Clinical Settings for the General Public & in Health Disparities Populations (UG3/UH3)
Due Date: 05-09-2017
The purpose of this FOA is to invite applications that address the unmet need to detect cognitive impairment, including dementia, in large and diverse populations seen in primary care across the United States, including in health disparities populations, when a patient, relative, or care provider indicates concern.
NIAID Clinical Trial Implementation Grant (R01)
Due Date: 05-12-2017
Encourages applications for implementation of investigator-initiated, hypothesis-driven, non-high-risk clinical trials that are considered a high priority by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID).
The Health & Retirement Study (U01)
Due Date: 05-16-2017
The purpose of this FOA is to solicit applications for the next six-year cycle of the study, which is the leading longitudinal data resource on patterns of age-related changes in the health and well-being of adults age 50 and older in the U.S.
2017 BRCA 1,2 Research Collaborative Grants
Due Date: 05-19-2017
The Convergence Team Award supports research projects that leverage novel collaborations between biomedical scientists and other researchers that might be brought into the field to work together across disciplines to drive our understanding and treatment of BRCA 1,2 related cancers. The research may be basic, translational, clinical, or epidemiological in nature. Collaborations within and between research institutions is encouraged. Translational Award projects should move a novel strategy from the laboratory into a human clinical trial or use specimens from a clinical trial to develop biomarkers or mechanisms.
NINDS Program Project Grant (P01)
Due Date: 05-25-2017
The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke's (NINDS) program project grants support investigator-initiated research programs, consisting of three or more highly interdependent projects, in which a team of investigators works in a clearly defined area of mutual scientific interest.
NIH/NCI: Early Phase Clinical Trials in Imaging & Image-Guided Interventions (R01)
Due Date: 05-28-2017
This FOA supports clinical trials conducting preliminary evaluation of the safety and efficacy of imaging agents, as well as an assessment of imaging systems, image processing, image-guided planning, and/or execution therapy, contrast kinetic modeling, 3-D reconstruction, and other quantitative tools.
Shared Instrumentation Grant (SIG) Program (S10)
Due Date: 05-31-2017
The program encourages applications from groups of NIH-supported investigators to purchase or upgrade a single item of expensive, specialized, commercially available instruments or integrated systems that cost at least $50,000.
High-End Instrumentation (HEI) Grant Program (S10)
Due Date: 05-31-2017
The program encourages applications from groups of NIH-supported investigators to purchase or upgrade a single item of expensive, specialized, commercially available instruments or integrated systems that cost at least $600,001.
Center of Excellence for Research on Complementary & Integrative Health (P01)
This FOA encourages the submission of applications that requires multi-project, synergistic collaboration between outstanding scientists that blends multiple research approaches by multi-disciplinary research teams.
Charles Koch Foundation Grant Proposal
The foundation supports research that spurs social progress, well-being, and long-term prosperity. Open requests are available for a select number of issues.
PCORI: Engagement Award Initiative Notice: Patient-Centered Outcomes Research/Clinical Comparative Effectiveness Research Meeting & Conference Support
Due Date: 06-01-2017
This award includes guidelines for available funding support for meetings and conferences that align with PCORI¿s mission and strategic plan and facilitate expansion of patient-centered outcomes research/clinical comparative effectiveness research.
NIH Health Care Systems Research Collaboratory: Demonstration Projects for Pragmatic Clinical Trials
Due Date: 06-02-2017
Trials must be conducted across two or more health care systems and must be conducted as part of the NIH HCS Research Collaboratory supported through the NIH Common Fund. Any ACTSI investigators interested in applying should contact Lance Waller to discuss biostatistical support.
Administrative Supplements to CTSA Program Hubs to Develop Best Practices for sIRB Implementation
Due Date: 06-02-2017
The Clinical and Translational Science Awards (CTSA) Program involves multi-site clinical research and may not be currently using a single Institutional Review Board (sIRB). FY2017 funds have been allocated to support approximately 10-11 administrative supplements (~300K/award) for infrastructure development at CTSA Program hub institutions expected to follow the "NIH Policy on the Use of a Single Institutional Review Board for Multi-Site Research.¿ NCATS is therefore soliciting requests from CTSA Program hub institutions with current NIH-funded award(s) for one year of supplemental support to cover direct costs for the development of costing models, business processes, system changes, and efficient procedures and tools needed to facilitate sIRB review for multi-site research.
Research in Congenital Heart Disease
Due Date: 06-02-2017
The Children's Heart Foundation has issued a call for research proposals focused on clinical pediatric cardiology, basic science, and the advancement of surgical techniques. Grants will be awarded for new research in the areas of molecular genetics/biochemistry, devices/procedural research (catheterization and surgical), and long-term care of children with congenital heart defects as they become adults.
Chronic Condition Self-Management in Children & Adolescents (R01)
Due Date: 06-05-2017
To encourage research to improve self-management and quality of life in children and adolescents with chronic conditions, including research that takes into consideration various factors that influence self-management such as individual differences, biological and psychological factors, family and sociocultural context, family-community dynamics, healthcare system factors, technological advances, and the role of the environment.
Reducing Health Disparities Among Minority & Underserved Children (R01)
Due Date: 06-05-2017
This initiative is designed to stimulate research that targets the reduction of health disparities among children. For purposes of this FOA, "health disparities" applies to children who have limited access to resources and privileges that impact their health.
Foundation for Women¿s Wellness: Research Awards
Due Date: 06-20-2017
The awards target early funding for small, short-term studies with promise for improving medical knowledge in cardiovascular disease, leading female cancers, the role of hormones in disease and stage-of-life health issues such as pregnancy and menopause and diseases disproportionately affecting women
Transformative High Resolution Cryoelectron Microscopy Program: Support for the Creation of National Centers of Cryoelectron Microscopy
Due Date: 06-30-2017
The NIH Common Fund program in Transformative High Resolution Cryoelectron Microscopy (cryoEM) aims to accelerate and broaden the impact of recent dramatic advances in cryoEM technology on the biomedical research community. The centers will provide access to state-of-the-art equipment, technical support, and cross-training for the production and analysis of high-resolution data.
Pipeline to Proposal Awards Tier A Pre-Engagement/Community Projects
Due Date: 06-30-2017
The purpose of the program is to help people form new collaborations with the goal of developing proposals for research with sound scientific rigor and robust patient engagement. PCORI is interested in research teams that include patients, caregivers, clinicians, and other healthcare stakeholders, as well as researchers.
American Diabetes Association Pathway Grants
Due Date: 07-03-2017
Pathway to Stop Diabetes is a bold, innovative initiative designed to radically transform diabetes research. Our Vision is simple yet revolutionary: find a new generation of brilliant scientists at the peak of their creativity, and provide them with freedom, autonomy, and the financial and professional resources to set them on the road to breakthrough discoveries.
Establishment of Research Centers to Investigate the FVIII Immune Response in Patients with Hemophilia A (U54)
Due Date: 07-07-2017
The goal of this FOA is to establish up to four Centers to utilize cross-disciplinary science and novel technologies to define the basic mechanisms involved in the development of anti-FVIII neutralizing antibodies, also known as FVIII inhibitors, in patients with congenital hemophilia A.
Integrative Computational Biology for Analysis of NHLBI TOPMed Data
Due Date: 07-06-2017
The purpose of this FOA is to support integrated analysis of whole genome, large scale ¿omic¿ data generated by the NHLBI¿s Trans-Omics for Precision Medicine (TOPMed) program and associated phenotype and clinical data using systems approaches. Ultimately, these studies will advance our understanding of the molecular underpinnings of heart, lung, blood, and sleep disease.
Translational Research in Pediatric & Obstetric Pharmacology & Therapeutics (R01)
Due Date: 07-07-2017
The purpose of this FOA is to encourage applications for translational and clinical research as well as clinical trials that will advance our knowledge about the underlying mechanisms of drug action, response, and safety in children at various developmental stages, and in women during pregnancy and lactation.
National Institute on Aging: Resource Centers for Minority Aging Research (P30)
Due Date: 07-20-2017
The primary purpose of this FOA is to support centers that will enhance the diversity of the aging research workforce by mentoring promising scientists from under-represented groups for sustained careers in aging research in a selected area of scientific focus, and to develop infrastructure to promote advances in this area and increase the number of researchers focused on the health and well-being of minority elders.
NIDA Translational Avant-Garde Award for Development of Medication to Treat Substance Use Disorders (UG3/UH3)
Due Date: 07-25-2017
The purpose of this award is to support outstanding basic and/or clinical researchers with the vision and expertise to translate research discoveries into medications for the treatment of Substance Use Disorders (SUDs) stemming from tobacco, cannabis, cocaine, methamphetamine, heroin, or prescription opiate use. Eligible applicants must demonstrate the ability to develop molecules with the potential to treat SUDs and advance them in the drug development continuum. The ultimate goal of this FOA is to bring molecules closer to FDA approval.
NIDCD Research Grants for Translating Basic Research into Clinical Tools (R01) PAR-17-184
Due Date: 09-18-2017
This funding opportunity seeks teams comprising basic and clinical researchers and clinicians to develop tools for improved diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of hearing, balance, smell, taste, voice, speech, or language disorders.
NIDDK: George M. O'Brien Kidney Research Core Centers (P30)
Due Date: 10-01-2017
The goal of the O'Brien Kidney Research Center program is to make state-of-the art technologies and resources readily accessible to a broad spectrum of investigators pursuing studies in relevant topic areas.
Pragmatic Research in Healthcare Settings to improve Kidney Disease Prevention & Care (R18)
Due Date: 10-24-2017
The purpose of this FOA is to encourage research applications to test approaches to improve kidney disease prevention and/or treatment in routine healthcare settings. Research applications should be designed to test practical and potentially sustainable strategies that target the prevention or improved care of kidney disease, or the prevention or delay of the complications of kidney disease. The goal of the research is to obtain results that will improve routine healthcare practice and inform healthcare policy for the prevention or management of these conditions.
Biomarkers: Bridging Pediatric & Adult Therapeutics (R21)
This FOA encourages grant applications that propose adapting adult biomarkers to children. This would include the application and validation of biomarkers developed in adults to pediatric diagnosis, prognosis, and estimation of disease progression, toxicity, and response to therapy.
Advancing the Science of Geriatric Palliative Care (R01 & R21)
This FOA encourages exploratory or developmental research grant applications to develop new tools, methods, and models focused on palliative care in geriatric populations. The request for applications covers studies in a variety of healthcare or community settings. R01 and R21 available
RJWF Evidence for Action: Investigator-Initiated Research to Build a Culture of Health
Evidence for Action (E4A), a national program of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, funds research that expands the evidence base needed to build a Culture of Health. Their mission is to support rigorously designed quantitative, qualitative, and mixed methods research that yields convincing findings regarding the population health, well-being, and equity impacts of specific policies, programs and partnerships.
NIH-Industry Program: Discovering New Therapeutic Uses for Existing Molecules (X02 and UG3/UH3)
The program is designed to develop partnerships between pharmaceutical companies and the biomedical research community to advance therapeutics development. X02, UG3/UH3, and pediatric UG3/UH3 available.
Are you frustrated with a device that you use? Is there a clinical process you see that needs improvement? Do you have a brilliant idea for a system, device, or program that would make life better `For the Kids¿? Quick Wins is a funding program put in place to provide rapid solutions to unmet clinical and business needs at Children¿s Healthcare of Atlanta.