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IBM: 2020 Call for Code Global Challenge Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - Call for Code asks innovators to create practical, effective, and high-quality applications based on one or more IBM Cloud™ services (for example, web, mobile, data, analytics, AI, IoT, or weather) that can have an immediate and lasting impact on humanitarian issues.
TD Bank: The 2020 TD Ready Challenge Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - The TD Ready Challenge is an annual North American initiative, which supports organizations developing innovative solutions for a changing world. The 2020 TD Ready Challenge focuses on supporting innovative solutions that address the impacts of the pandemic.
ORAU: FDA COVID-19 Diagnostic Test Fellowship Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - A research opportunity is currently available in the laboratory of Dr. Paul Carlson in the Office of Vaccine Research and Review at the Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research, FDA.
Russell Sage Foundation: New Funding Guidelines for August 5 Deadline Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - Due to the effects of COVID-19 on all facets of American life, the foundation is changing its immediate priorities for LOI for the August 5 deadline.
RWJF: Systems for Action: Supplemental Research on COVID-19 Response and Recovery Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - This call for proposals will provide supplemental research funding to teams that are already engaged in the study of a promising system alignment mechanism, with the objective of learning how this mechanism performs in addressing health and social needs during the COVID-19 pandemic.
APhA Foundation: Incentive Grants Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - A project prosal with any community/ambulatory-pharmacy based practice innovation is acceptable, but preference will be given to projects with a focus in the following areas: Behavioral Health, Diabetes/ Cardiovascular Care, Pain Management, Patient Care Workflow, Pharmacist-Patient Communication, Pharmacogenomics, COVID-19 Prevention/Treatment/Testing.
PCORI: Phased Large Awards for Comparative Effectiveness Research – Cycle 3 2020 Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - This PCORI funding announcement invites applications for high-quality comparative effectiveness research (CER) projects that will examine a critical patient-centered research question that is also relevant to decision makers and other stakeholders.
Google Inc.: COVID-19 Research Credits Program Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - Google will be funding COVID-19 related research projects for potential treatments, techniques and datasets, and working with the Harvard Global Health Institute to prioritize grant recipients based on the project impact on public health.
Inter-agency Network for Education in Emergencies (INEE): E-Cubed Research Fund Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - This program aims to generate and disseminate relevant and usable research to support evidence for education during crises and large-scale disruptions.
Social Science Research Council: Just Tech Covid-19 Rapid-Response Grants Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - The Just Tech program invites proposals for Rapid-Response Grants from researchers—based at both academic and nonacademic institutions—who hold a PhD in any social science discipline or related interdisciplinary field.
UPDATED: NIH COVID-19 Research Opportunities and Announcements Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - A collection of notices and opportunities from NIH regarding COVID-19 research.
Updated AVMA Guidelines for the Euthanasia of Animals: 2020 Edition Tuesday, July 14, 2020 - NIH’s Office of Animal Welfare (OLAW) has notified institutions that the new 2020 AVMA Guidelines on Euthanasia of Animals are to be implemented October 1, 2020.
National Academy of Sciences Awards: 2021 Call for Nominations Tuesday, July 14, 2020 - The National Academy of Sciences is now accepting nominations online for awards.
FY2021 Vannevar Bush Faculty Fellowship Friday, July 10, 2020 - This FOA seeks distinguished researchers for the purpose of conducting innovative basic research in areas of interest to the DoD and fostering long-term relationships between the VBFF Fellows and the DoD.
Tobacco Use and HIV in Low and Middle-Income Countries (U01 Clinical Trial Optional) Friday, July 10, 2020 - This FOA supports the development and evaluation of tobacco cessation interventions tailored to HIV-positive populations, including those with comorbidities such as tuberculosis (TB), in low-resource settings in low- and middle-income countries.
Limited Submission: Continuation of the Human Pancreas Analysis Program (HPAP) for Type 1 Diabetes (HPAP-T1D) (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Friday, July 10, 2020 - This FOA will support one team of investigators with combined expertise in human pancreas physiology and pathophysiology; collection, processing and multimodal analysis of human pancreatic tissues; and biological database building, curation and management.
Human Subject Regulations Decision Charts Tuesday, July 7, 2020 - The Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP) has posted on its website a set of decision charts that are consistent with the 2018 Requirements (i.e. the revised Common Rule).
Network of the National Library of Medicine Evaluation Center (U24) (Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Monday, July 6, 2020 - The NNLM Evaluation Center (NEC) will coordinate the assessment of the impact, efficacy and value of NNLM activities, services, and resources. A special focus will be placed on assessing community engagement and measuring its impact on persons who experience health disparities, and populations underrepresented in biomedical research.
Technical Assistance and Dissemination to Improve Services and Results for Children with Disabilities and Demonstration and Training Programs Monday, July 6, 2020 - The purpose of the program is to promote academic achievement and to improve results for children with disabilities by providing TA, supporting model demonstration projects, disseminating useful information, and implementing activities that are supported by scientifically based research.
Pediatric Biospecimen Procurement Center (BPC) Supporting the Developmental Gene Expression (dGTEx) Project (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Monday, July 6, 2020 - The purpose of this funding opportunity is for support of a Biospecimen Procurement Center (BPC) to enroll suitable pediatric donors and provide high quality tissue samples for analyses to the Laboratory, Data Analysis, and Coordinating Center.
Laboratory, Data Analysis, and Coordinating Center (LDACC) for the Developmental Genotype-Tissue Expression Project(U24) (Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Monday, July 6, 2020 - The LDACC will perform 2 major functions: a molecular laboratory to process tissue samples for sequencing and biobanking, and a data analysis and coordinating center to ensure coordination, monitor study progress and laboratory performance, perform basic analysis of data for gene expression analyses, and harmonize and submit datasets to be deposited in repositories such as the AnVIL (Analysis, Visualization, and Informatics Lab-space).
Limited Submission: Advancing Digitization of Biodiversity Collections (ADBC) Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - This program seeks to enhance and expand the national resource of digital data documenting existing vouchered biological and paleontological collections and to advance scientific knowledge by improving access to digitized information (including images) residing in vouchered scientific collections across the United States.
Limited Submission: NIAMS Rheumatic Diseases Research Resource-based Centers (P30 – Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - The National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS) requests applications for the NIAMS Resource-based Centers Program (P30) for rheumatic diseases research areas within its mission.
Limited Submission: Research Experiences for Teachers (RET) in Engineering and Computer Science Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - This program supports active long-term collaborative partnerships between K-12 Science, Technology, Engineering, Computer and Information Science, and Mathematics (STEM) in-service and pre-service teachers, full-time community college faculty, and university faculty and students to enhance the scientific disciplinary knowledge and capacity of the STEM teachers and/or community college faculty through participation in authentic summer research experiences with engineering and computer science faculty researchers.
Ocean Carbon Dioxide Removal Interest Survey Tuesday, June 30, 2020 - Ocean Visions is coordinating an extended effort to develop roadmaps for testing, scaling, and deploying ocean-based carbon dioxide removal approaches.
Gateway for Cancer Research: Solutions that ensure continuity of patient access to investigational studies Friday, June 19, 2020 - Gateway for Cancer Research is committing funding resources to advance solutions that better ensure continuity of patient access to investigational studies during this public health crisis or any future exogenous events that threaten the execution of clinical trials.
Cisco: Pandemic/COVID19 Science, Technology and Social Impact Friday, June 19, 2020 - Pandemics have far reaching consequences that range from deaths to shutting down the economy as we have witnessed during the recent COVID19 crisis. Hence there is a need to be better prepared for such pandemics. We need to solve problems ranging from predictive analytics innovative devices for saving lives to technology for devising voting machines. The social and economic impact for the above areas is huge and some of the work can be transformative and save lives.
NIH: Emergency Awards: SARS-CoV-2 Serological Sciences Centers of Excellence (U54 Clinical Trial Optional) Friday, June 19, 2020 - The purpose of the FOA is to establish Serological Sciences Centers of Excellence with the goal of identifying and advancing research opportunities to characterize the immune responses elicited by SARS-CoV-2 viral infection; understanding the mechanisms driving the serological, humoral and cellular immune responses; determining host, genetic, and environmental modifiers of the immune response; determining the serological correlates of disease pathogenesis and protection against future infection; defining access, communication, and implementation barriers related to SARS-CoV-2 serological testing.
NIH: Emergency Awards: Research Projects in SARS-CoV-2 Serological Sciences (U01 Clinical Trial Optional) Friday, June 19, 2020 - The purpose of the FOA is to establish Serological Sciences Research Projects with the goals of: identifying and advancing research opportunities to characterize the immune responses elicited by SARS-CoV-2 viral infection; understanding the mechanisms driving the serological, humoral and cellular immune responses; determining host, genetic, and environmental modifiers of the immune response; and determining the serological correlates of disease pathogenesis and protection against future infection; defining access, communication, and implementation barriers related to SARS-CoV-2 serological testing.
NIH: Hybrid Effectiveness-Implementation Trials for Heart, Lung, Blood, and Sleep Diseases in the Inpatient Setting (U01 – Clinical Trials Required) Friday, June 19, 2020 - This FOA supports hybrid effectiveness-implementation trials for heart, lung, blood, and sleep (HLBS) diseases in the inpatient setting and applications that propose a multidisciplinary research team that includes expertise in inpatient clinical research, implementation research, and biostatistics.
RWJF: Evidence for Action: Approaches to Advance Gender Equity From Around the Globe Friday, June 19, 2020 - Through this funding opportunity, up to $1 million USD will be awarded to learn from gender equity initiatives underway from other countries that are supported by evidence and have the potential to be adapted and implemented to improve health and well-being in the United States.
RWJF: Identifying the Next Phase of Leadership and Management for the RWJF Culture of Health Prize Friday, June 19, 2020 - The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation is seeking proposals from non- or for-profit organizations, colleges or universities or other public entities for the leadership and management of the RWJF Culture of Health Prize.
Limited Submission: Emergency Awards: RADx-UP Coordination and Data Collection Center (CDCC) (U24 Clinical Trial Optional) Friday, June 19, 2020 - This emergency cooperative agreement FOA from NIH provides an expedited funding mechanism as part of the Rapid Acceleration of Diagnostics-Underserved Populations (RADx-UP) initiative, a consortium of community-engaged research projects to understand factors that have led to disproportionate burden of the COVID-19 pandemic on the underserved and/or vulnerable populations so that interventions can be implemented to decrease these disparities.
Limited Submission: Enhancing Science, Technology, EnginEering, and Math Educational Diversity (ESTEEMED) Research Education Experiences (R25) Tuesday, June 16, 2020 - The overarching goal of this R25 program is to support educational activities that encourage individuals from diverse backgrounds, including those from groups underrepresented in the biomedical and behavioral sciences, to pursue further studies or careers in research.
Resuming research involving human participants Tuesday, June 16, 2020 - The Human Research Protection Program is developing a toolkit for researchers planning to resume in-person research activities involving human participants.
Limited Submission: Claude D. Pepper Older Americans Independence Centers (P30 Clinical Trial Optional) Friday, June 12, 2020 - This FOA supports applications for OAICs, centers of excellence in geriatrics research and research education, to increase scientific knowledge leading to better ways to maintain or restore independence in older persons.
Limited Submission: Artificial Intelligence and Technology Collaboratories for Aging Research (P30 – Clinical Trial Optional) Friday, June 12, 2020 - The AITC program will serve as a national resource to promote the development and implementation of artificial intelligence approaches and technology through demonstration projects to improve care and health outcomes for older Americans, including persons with dementia and their caregivers.
New Tribrid Mass Spectrometer Friday, June 12, 2020 - A state-of-the-art Tribrid Mass Spectrometer has been moved into containment at the Animal Health Research Center from the Complex Carbohydrate Research Center.
NSF: Division of Physics: Investigator-Initiated Research Projects (PHY) Friday, June 12, 2020 - PHY supports physics research and the preparation of future scientists in the nation’s colleges and universities across a broad range of physics disciplines that span scales of space and time from the largest to the smallest and the oldest to the youngest.
Limited Submission: NIH Director’s Emergency Early Independence Awards (DP5 Clinical Trial Optional) Friday, June 5, 2020 - This FOA solicits applications responsive only to the COVID-19 public health emergency through support of the CARES Act.
Limited Submission: NIH Director’s Early Independence Awards (DP5 Clinical Trial Optional) Friday, June 5, 2020 - Supports exceptional junior investigators who wish to pursue independent research soon after completion of their terminal doctoral degree or post-graduate clinical training, thereby forgoing the traditional post-doctoral training period and accelerating their entry into an independent research career.
Limited Submission: Organizational Change for Gender Equity in STEM Academic Professions (ADVANCE) Friday, June 5, 2020 - The NSF ADVANCE program contributes to the National Science Foundation's goal of a more diverse and capable science and engineering workforce.
Limited Submission: Sloan Research Fellowships Friday, June 5, 2020 - These fellowships seek to stimulate fundamental research by early-career scientists and scholars of outstanding promise.
NIH: NIDA Avant-Garde Award Program for HIV/AIDS and Substance Use Disorder Research (DP1, Clinical Trial Optional) Friday, June 5, 2020 - Supports exceptionally creative scientists, who propose high-impact research that will open new areas of HIV/AIDS research in the context of substance use disorders and/or lead to new avenues for prevention and treatment of HIV/AIDS in people who use drugs.
NIH: Regenerative Medicine Innovation Project (RMIP) Investigator-Initiated Clinical Trials (UG3/UH3 Clinical Trial Required) Friday, June 5, 2020 - Seeks meritorious clinical trials proposing to explore and enable the development of safe and effective regenerative medicine interventions using adult stem cells.
Limited Submission: Searle Scholars Program Friday, June 5, 2020 - Supports the independent research of exceptional young faculty in the biomedical sciences and chemistry.
AHRC gets new Tribrid Mass Spectrometer Monday, June 1, 2020 - A state-of-the-art Tribrid Mass Spectrometer has been moved into containment at the AHRC.
Data.org: Inclusive Growth and Recovery Friday, May 29, 2020 - Supports breakthrough ideas that harness the power of data science to help people and communities thrive in the wake of COVID-19’s economic impact.
Poynter Institute: Researching COVID-19 misinformation Friday, May 22, 2020 - IFCN invites academics to take a deep dive into a database that has gathered more than 5,300 debunked hoaxes about the new coronavirus.
NIH: NIH Directors Emergency Early Independence Awards (DP5 Clinical Trial Optional) Friday, May 22, 2020 - Supports proposals that bring new, innovative perspectives and approaches to the prevention of, preparation for, or response to coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, domestically or internationally.