Research Funding Alerts and Announcements

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RW Johnson Foundation: Technology, Infrastructure and Health Monday, September 10, 2018 - RWJF is looking for projects that explore the relationship between technology, infrastructure and health and that examine how technology’s impact on infrastructure in the next five to ten years could influence our efforts to improve health equity in the United States.
RW Johnson Foundation: Beverage Consumption in Early Childhood Monday, September 10, 2018 - Healthy Eating Research, an RWJF national research program, is funding $2.1 million toward on actions and strategies to help young children consume fewer sugary drinks and more water.
Awards for Artificial Intelligence Applied to Melanoma Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - Melanoma Research Alliance seeks to support research efforts that use AI to advance melanoma detection, prevention, diagnosis, staging and/or treatment by offering two AI-focused Established Investigator Awards and one Young Investigator Award. 
Sony Research Award Program Monday, July 23, 2018 - This program provides funding for cutting-edge academic research and helps build a collaborative relationship between faculty and Sony researchers.
RWJ Foundation: Systems for Action Thursday, July 19, 2018 - RWJF’s Systems for Action program is offering awards for research on how to better align the many financing and delivery systems that impact health. All proposals should include a focus on health equity, by examining how better aligning systems can ensure everyone has the opportunity to achieve their full health potential.
RW Johnson Foundation: Evaluating Four-day School Week Friday, June 29, 2018 - This opportunity will provide up to $1 million to support an evaluation of a four-day school week policy in rural settings and an associated cost study.
Kresge Foundation: Advancing innovative, multi-sectoral policy solutions in human services Monday, June 18, 2018 - The Kresge Foundation wants to help groundbreaking ideas enter the mainstream at the state and national level and encourage collaboration across multiple sectors including the public sector, private sector, philanthropy and nonprofit organizations. 
Gates Foundation: Single dose, pre-filled, injection device Monday, June 18, 2018 - This project is to design and build an initial prototype of a dual-chamber, prefilled, single-dose injection device. These devices will be required in the global health space to enable simple, intuitive reconstitution and injection of drug products that require storage in the dry state (powder or cakes) in remote in-home settings.
NORD: Rare Disease Research Grant Program Thursday, May 24, 2018 - The National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD), the leading independent, nonprofit organization committed to the identification, treatment, and cure of rare disorders, announces the availability of new research grants to support the study of eight rare diseases. The initial application … Continued
Griffin Poetry Prize Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - For the 2019 Griffin Poetry Prize, books of poetry must be published between January 1st and December 31st, 2018. Each prize is worth $65,000 CAD.
Gates Foundation: A Grand Challenge for Universal Influenza Vaccine Development Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - The goal of this Grand Challenge is to identify novel, transformative concepts that will lead to development of universal influenza vaccines offering protection from morbidity and mortality caused by all subtypes of circulating and emerging (drifted and shifted) Influenza A subtype viruses and Influenza B lineage viruses for at least three to five years.
PhRMA Foundation: Pharmaceutics Starter Grant Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - This award offers financial support to individuals beginning independent research careers in pharmaceutics (including basic pharmaceutics, biopharmaceutics, pharmaceutical technology, and pharmaceutical biotechnology) at the faculty level.
DARPA Funding Opportunity: Biological Technologies Wednesday, June 15, 2016 - The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is soliciting innovative research proposals of interest to the Biological Technologies Office (BTO).
Google Faculty Research Awards Announced Tuesday, June 14, 2016 - Google has announced the 2016 Google Faculty Research Awards Program, focused on funding world-class technical research in computer science, engineering and related fields.
Toyota Foundation Announces “Exploring New Values for Society” Grant Program Tuesday, June 14, 2016 - The Toyota Foundation has announced a grant program to support research projects that explore new approaches to addressing difficult societal issues.
DoD Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program (PRMRP) Accepting Applications Wednesday, June 1, 2016 - The Department of Defense Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program is accepting applications in 39 topic areas.