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Limited Submissions

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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.
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.
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. 
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.
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.
Limited Submission: Searle Scholars Program Friday, June 5, 2020 - Supports the independent research of exceptional young faculty in the biomedical sciences and chemistry.
Limited Submission: Stanley Smith Horticultural Trust Grants Thursday, May 14, 2020 - The Stanley Smith Horticultural Trust supports education and research in ornamental horticulture through grants to botanical gardens, arboreta, universities, and other charitable organizations strongly-aligned with its funding interests.
Limited Submission: Our Town Thursday, May 14, 2020 - NEA supports projects that integrate arts, culture, and design activities into efforts that strengthen communities by advancing local economic, physical, and/or social outcomes.
Limited Submission: Alzheimer’s Disease Research Centers (P30 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Thursday, May 14, 2020 - The objectives of the NIA Alzheimer’s Centers Program are to foster highly interactive, cutting-edge Alzheimer’s disease and Alzheimer's disease-related dementias research.
Limited Submission: U.S. Consulate Fukuoka, Public Affairs Section Annual Program Statement Wednesday, May 6, 2020 - Supports projects that strengthen cultural ties between the U.S. and Japan through cultural and exchange programming that highlights shared values and promotes bilateral cooperation.
(OPEN) Limited Submission: Developmental Centers for AIDS Research (P30 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Thursday, April 16, 2020 - The purpose of this program is to invite applications for the Developmental Centers for AIDS Research (D-CFAR) program to provide administrative and shared research support to enhance HIV/AIDS research.
Limited Submission: Mallinckrodt Grants Thursday, April 16, 2020 - This program supports early stage investigators engaged in biomedical research that has the potential to significantly advance the understanding, diagnosis, or treatment of disease.
Limited Submission: Asthma and Allergic Diseases Cooperative Research Centers (U19 Clinical Trial Optional) Friday, March 27, 2020 - The purpose of this FOA is to invite applications from single institutions or consortia of institutions to participate in the Asthma and Allergic Diseases Cooperative Research Centers (AADCRC) program.
Limited Submission: Amgen Foundation Grant Wednesday, January 2, 2019 - The Foundation awards grants to local, regional, and international nonprofit organizations that are replicable, scalable and designed to have a lasting and meaningful effect in our communities. Grants should reflect Amgen's dedication to impacting lives in inspiring and innovative ways.