NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts
May 08, 2020
Weekly NIH Funding Opportunities and Notices

General Notices

Notice of Changes to Funding Opportunities

Notices of Special Interest

  • Notice of Special Interest: Administrative Supplements for NIH grants to Add or Expand Research Focused on Maternal Mortality
    (NOT-OD-20-104)
    National Institutes of Health
    National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences
    National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health
    National Eye Institute
    National Human Genome Research Institute
    National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
    National Institute on Aging
    National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
    National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
    National Institute on Drug Abuse
    National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders
    National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
    National Institute of General Medical Sciences
    National Institute of Mental Health
    National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities
    National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
    National Institute of Nursing Research
    National Library of Medicine
    Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research
    Office of Disease Prevention
    Office of Research on Women's Health

Funding Opportunities

  • Mentored Research Scientist Development Award (Parent K01 - Independent Clinical Trial Required)
    (PA-20-176)
    National Institutes of Health
    National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health
    National Human Genome Research Institute
    National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
    National Institute on Aging
    National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
    National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
    National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
    National Institute on Drug Abuse
    National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders
    National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research
    National Institute of Mental Health
    National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities
    National Institute of Nursing Research
    Application Receipt Date(s): Standard dates apply. The first standard application due date for this FOA is June 12, 2020. All applications are due by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization. All types of non-AIDS applications allowed for this funding opportunity announcement are due on the listed date(s). Applications are encouraged to apply early to allow adequate time to make any corrections to errors found in the application during the submission process by the due date.

  • Research Project Grant (Parent R01 Clinical Trial Required)
    (PA-20-183)
    National Institutes of Health
    National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health
    National Eye Institute
    National Human Genome Research Institute
    National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
    National Institute on Aging
    National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
    National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
    National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
    National Institute on Drug Abuse
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
    National Institute of General Medical Sciences
    National Institute of Mental Health
    National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities
    National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
    National Institute of Nursing Research
    Application Receipt Date(s): Standard dates apply. The first standard due date for this FOA is June 5, 2020

  • Research Project Grant (Parent R01 Basic Experimental Studies with Humans Required)
    (PA-20-184)
    National Institutes of Health
    National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health
    National Eye Institute
    National Institute on Aging
    National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
    National Institute on Drug Abuse
    National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders
    National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
    National Institute of Mental Health
    National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities
    National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
    National Institute of Nursing Research
    National Library of Medicine
    Application Receipt Date(s): Standard dates apply. The first standard due date for this FOA is June 5, 2020

  • NIH Research Project Grant (Parent R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
    (PA-20-185)
    National Institutes of Health
    National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health
    National Cancer Institute
    National Eye Institute
    National Human Genome Research Institute
    National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
    National Institute on Aging
    National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
    National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
    National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
    National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
    National Institute on Drug Abuse
    National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders
    National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research
    National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
    National Institute of General Medical Sciences
    National Institute of Mental Health
    National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities
    National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
    National Institute of Nursing Research
    National Library of Medicine
    Division of Program Coordination, Planning and Strategic Initiatives, Office of Research Infrastructure Programs
    Application Receipt Date(s): Standard dates apply. The first application due date for this FOA is June 5, 2020.

  • Midcareer Investigator Award in Patient-Oriented Research (Parent K24 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
    (PA-20-186)
    National Institutes of Health
    National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health
    National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
    National Institute on Aging
    National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
    National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
    National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
    National Institute on Drug Abuse
    National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
    National Institute of Mental Health
    National Institute of Nursing Research
    Application Receipt Date(s): Standard dates apply. The first standard application due date for this FOA is June 12, 2020. All applications are due by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization. All types of non-AIDS applications allowed for this funding opportunity announcement are due on the listed date(s). Applications are encouraged to apply early to allow adequate time to make any corrections to errors found in the application during the submission process by the due date.

  • NIH Pathway to Independence Award (Parent K99/R00 Independent Clinical Trial Required)
    (PA-20-187)
    National Institutes of Health
    National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health
    National Cancer Institute
    National Human Genome Research Institute
    National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
    National Institute on Aging
    National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
    National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
    National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
    National Institute on Drug Abuse
    National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders
    National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research
    National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
    National Institute of Mental Health
    National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities
    National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
    National Institute of Nursing Research
    Application Receipt Date(s): Standard dates apply. The first standard application due date for this FOA is June 12, 2020. All applications are due by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization. All types of non-AIDS applications allowed for this funding opportunity announcement are due on the listed date(s). Applications are encouraged to apply early to allow adequate time to make any corrections to errors found in the application during the submission process by the due date.

  • NIH Pathway to Independence Award (Parent K99/R00 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
    (PA-20-188)
    National Institutes of Health
    National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health
    National Cancer Institute
    National Eye Institute
    National Human Genome Research Institute
    National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
    National Institute on Aging
    National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
    National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
    National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
    National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
    National Institute on Drug Abuse
    National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders
    National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research
    National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
    National Institute of General Medical Sciences
    National Institute of Mental Health
    National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities
    National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
    National Institute of Nursing Research
    National Library of Medicine
    Division of Program Coordination, Planning and Strategic Initiatives, Office of Research Infrastructure Programs
    Application Receipt Date(s): Standard dates apply. The first standard application due date for this FOA is June 12, 2020. All applications are due by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization. All types of non-AIDS applications allowed for this funding opportunity announcement are due on the listed date(s). Applications are encouraged to apply early to allow adequate time to make any corrections to errors found in the application during the submission process by the due date.

  • NIH Pathway to Independence Award (Parent K99/R00 Independent Basic Experimental Studies with Humans Required)
    (PA-20-189)
    National Institutes of Health
    National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health
    National Cancer Institute
    National Eye Institute
    National Institute on Aging
    National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
    National Institute on Drug Abuse
    National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders
    National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
    National Institute of Mental Health
    National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities
    National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
    National Institute of Nursing Research
    Application Receipt Date(s): Standard dates apply. The first standard application due date for this FOA is June 12, 2020. All applications are due by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization. All types of non-AIDS applications allowed for this funding opportunity announcement are due on the listed date(s). Applications are encouraged to apply early to allow adequate time to make any corrections to errors found in the application during the submission process by the due date.

  • Mentored Research Scientist Development Award (Parent K01 - Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
    (PA-20-190)
    National Institutes of Health
    National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health
    National Human Genome Research Institute
    National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
    National Institute on Aging
    National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
    National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
    National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
    National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
    National Institute on Drug Abuse
    National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders
    National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research
    National Institute of Mental Health
    National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities
    National Institute of Nursing Research
    Division of Program Coordination, Planning and Strategic Initiatives, Office of Research Infrastructure Programs
    Application Receipt Date(s): Standard dates apply. The first standard application due date for this FOA is June 12, 2020. All applications are due by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization. All types of non-AIDS applications allowed for this funding opportunity announcement are due on the listed date(s). Applications are encouraged to apply early to allow adequate time to make any corrections to errors found in the application during the submission process by the due date.

  • Mentored Research Scientist Development Award (Parent K01 Independent Basic Experimental Studies with Humans Required)
    (PA-20-191)
    National Institutes of Health
    National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health
    National Institute on Aging
    National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
    National Institute on Drug Abuse
    National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders
    National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research
    National Institute of Mental Health
    National Institute of Nursing Research
    Application Receipt Date(s): Standard dates apply. The first standard application due date for this FOA is June 12, 2020. All applications are due by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization. All types of non-AIDS applications allowed for this funding opportunity announcement are due on the listed date(s). Applications are encouraged to apply early to allow adequate time to make any corrections to errors found in the application during the submission process by the due date.

  • Midcareer Investigator Award in Patient-Oriented Research (Parent K24 - Independent Basic Experimental Studies with Humans Required)
    (PA-20-192)
    National Institutes of Health
    National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health
    National Institute on Aging
    National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
    National Institute on Drug Abuse
    National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
    National Institute of Mental Health
    National Institute of Nursing Research
    Application Receipt Date(s): Standard dates apply. The first standard application due date for this FOA is June 12, 2020. All applications are due by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization. All types of non-AIDS applications allowed for this funding opportunity announcement are due on the listed date(s). Applications are encouraged to apply early to allow adequate time to make any corrections to errors found in the application during the submission process by the due date.

  • Midcareer Investigator Award in Patient-Oriented Research (Parent K24 Independent Clinical Trial Required)
    (PA-20-193)
    National Institutes of Health
    National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health
    National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
    National Institute on Aging
    National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
    National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
    National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
    National Institute on Drug Abuse
    National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
    National Institute of Mental Health
    National Institute of Nursing Research
    Application Receipt Date(s): Standard dates apply. The first standard application due date for this FOA is June 12, 2020. All applications are due by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization. All types of non-AIDS applications allowed for this funding opportunity announcement are due on the listed date(s). Applications are encouraged to apply early to allow adequate time to make any corrections to errors found in the application during the submission process by the due date.

  • NIH Exploratory/Developmental Research Grant Program (Parent R21 Clinical Trial Required)
    (PA-20-194)
    National Institutes of Health
    National Eye Institute
    National Human Genome Research Institute
    National Institute on Aging
    National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
    National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
    National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
    National Institute on Drug Abuse
    National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
    National Institute of Mental Health
    National Institute of Nursing Research
    Application Receipt Date(s): Standard dates apply. The first standard application due date for this FOA is June 16, 2020

  • NIH Exploratory/Developmental Research Grant Program (Parent R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
    (PA-20-195)
    National Institutes of Health
    National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health
    National Eye Institute
    National Human Genome Research Institute
    National Institute on Aging
    National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
    National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
    National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
    National Institute on Drug Abuse
    National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders
    National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
    National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities
    National Institute of Nursing Research
    National Library of Medicine
    Application Receipt Date(s): Standard dates apply. The first standard application due date for this FOA is June 16, 2020

  • NIH Exploratory/Developmental Research Grant Program (Parent R21 Basic Experimental Studies with Humans Required)
    (PA-20-196)
    National Institutes of Health
    National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health
    National Eye Institute
    National Institute on Aging
    National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
    National Institute on Drug Abuse
    National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders
    National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
    National Institute of Mental Health
    National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities
    National Institute of Nursing Research
    Application Receipt Date(s): Standard dates apply. The first standard application due date for this FOA is June 16, 2020

  • Mentored Quantitative Research Development Award (Parent K25 Independent Clinical Trial Required)
    (PA-20-197)
    National Institutes of Health
    National Cancer Institute
    National Human Genome Research Institute
    National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
    National Institute on Aging
    National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
    National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
    National Institute on Drug Abuse
    National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders
    National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research
    National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
    Application Receipt Date(s): Standard dates apply. The first standard application due date for this FOA is June 12, 2020. All applications are due by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization. All types of non-AIDS applications allowed for this funding opportunity announcement are due on the listed date(s). Applications are encouraged to apply early to allow adequate time to make any corrections to errors found in the application during the submission process by the due date.

  • Mentored Quantitative Research Development Award (Parent K25 Independent Basic Experimental Studies with Humans Required)
    (PA-20-198)
    National Institutes of Health
    National Cancer Institute
    National Institute on Aging
    National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
    National Institute on Drug Abuse
    National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders
    National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
    Application Receipt Date(s): Standard dates apply. The first standard application due date for this FOA is June 12, 2020. All applications are due by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization. All types of non-AIDS applications allowed for this funding opportunity announcement are due on the listed date(s). Applications are encouraged to apply early to allow adequate time to make any corrections to errors found in the application during the submission process by the due date.

  • Mentored Quantitative Research Development Award (Parent K25 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
    (PA-20-199)
    National Institutes of Health
    National Cancer Institute
    National Human Genome Research Institute
    National Institute on Aging
    National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
    National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
    National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
    National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
    National Institute on Drug Abuse
    National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders
    National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research
    National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
    National Institute of General Medical Sciences
    Application Receipt Date(s): Standard dates apply. The first standard application due date for this FOA is June 12, 2020. All applications are due by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization. All types of non-AIDS applications allowed for this funding opportunity announcement are due on the listed date(s). Applications are encouraged to apply early to allow adequate time to make any corrections to errors found in the application during the submission process by the due date.

  • NIH Small Research Grant Program (Parent R03 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
    (PA-20-200)
    National Institutes of Health
    National Human Genome Research Institute
    National Institute on Aging
    National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
    National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
    National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering
    National Institute on Drug Abuse
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
    National Institute of Mental Health
    National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
    Application Receipt Date(s): Standard dates apply. The first standard due date for this FOA is June 16, 2020

  • NIH Support for Conferences and Scientific Meetings (Parent R13 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
    (PA-20-207)
    National Institutes of Health
    National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences
    National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health
    National Cancer Institute
    National Eye Institute
    National Human Genome Research Institute
    National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
    National Institute on Aging
    National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
    National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
    National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
    National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
    National Institute on Drug Abuse
    National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders
    National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research
    National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
    National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
    National Institute of General Medical Sciences
    National Institute of Mental Health
    National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities
    National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
    National Library of Medicine
    Division of Program Coordination, Planning and Strategic Initiatives, Office of Research Infrastructure Programs
    Application Receipt Date(s): Standard dates apply. The first standard applicationdue date for this FOA is August 12, 2020

  • Substance Use/Substance Use Disorder Dissertation Research Award (R36 - Clinical Trials Optional)
    (PA-20-208)
    National Institute on Drug Abuse
    Application Receipt Date(s): Standard dates apply. The first standard due date for this FOA is June 16, 2020.

  • Large scale mapping and/or molecular profiling of ensembles and/or cell-types mediating opioid action in the rodent brain (R01 - Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
    (PAR-20-182)
    National Institute on Drug Abuse
    Application Receipt Date(s): October 30, 2020