Research Funding

Federal research funding opportunities for psychological science

January 2011

Listed below are new funding announcements from federal agencies for support of research and training in areas that include psychological science.  Federal funding opportunities can also be found at grants.gov.

See last month’s list.

National Science Foundation

Collaborative Research in Computational Neuroscience  (CRCNS)
11-505
(joint with NIH and German Federal Ministry of Education and Research)

EPSCoR Research Infrastructure Improvement Program: Track-2 (RII Track-2)
11-513

Historically Black Colleges and Universities Undergraduate Program (HBCU-UP)
11-519 
  
Centers of Research Excellence in Science and Technology (CREST) and HBCU Research Infrastructure for Science and Engineering (HBCU-RISE)
11-520

Ethics Education in Science and Engineering (EESE)
11-514

Cyberinfrastructure Training, Education, Advancement, and Mentoring for Our 21st Century Workforce
11-515

Department of Health and Human Services

National Institutes of Health

Alzheimer's Disease Pilot Clinical Trials (R01)
PAR-11-100
(NIA, NINR)

Research on Alcohol-Related Public Policies such as Those Detailed in the Alcohol Policy Information System (R01)
PA-11-087
(NIAAA, OBSSR)

Research on Alcohol-Related Public Policies such as Those Detailed in the Alcohol Policy Information System (R03)
PA-11-088
(NIAAA, OBSSR)

Research on Alcohol-Related Public Policies such as Those Detailed in the Alcohol Policy Information System (R21)
PA-11-089
(NIAAA, OBSSR)

Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Research Centers 2011 (P30)
RFA-HD-10-022
(NICHD)

Research Infrastructure for Demographic and Behavioral Population Science (R24)
RFA-HD-10-020
(NICHD)

Indo-US Program on Contraception and Reproductive Health Research (CRHR) [R01]
PAR-11-091
(NICHD)

Indo-US Program on Maternal and Child Health and Human Development Research (MCHDR) (R03)
PAR-11-092
(NICHD) 
 
Scientific Meetings for Creating Collaborative Research Teams under the Indo-US Program for Contraception and Reproductive Health Research (CRHR) [R13]
PAR-11-093
(NICHD) 
 
Scientific Meetings for Creating Collaborative Research Teams under the Indo-US Program for Maternal Child Health and Human Development Research (MCHDR) [R13]
PAR-11-094
(NICHD)

Lifestyle Interventions in Overweight and Obese Pregnant Women Consortium (U01)
RFA-DK-10-014
(NIDDK, NCCAM, NHLBI, NICHD)

Lifestyle Interventions in Overweight and Obese Pregnant Women   Consortium Research Coordinating Unit (RCU) (U01)
RFA-DK-10-015
(NIDDK)

Research on Research Integrity (R21)
RFA-ES-11-004
(NIEHS, NIDCR, ORI)

Development of a Preliminary Evidence Base to Inform Decision-making about Returning Research Results to Participants in Genomic Studies (R01)
RFA-HG-11-003
(NHGRI)

Ethical, Legal, and Social Implications of Returning Research Results to Genomic Research Participants (R21)
RFA-HG-11-004
(NHGRI)

Education Research in Sleep Health and Sleep-Circadian Biology (R25)
PAR-11-098
(NHLBI, NICHD)

NLM Grants for Scholarly Works in Biomedicine and Health (G13)
PAR-11-084
(NLM)

U.S. - India Bilateral Brain Research Collaborative Partnerships (U.S. - India BRCP) (R21)
PAR-11-099
(NINDS, NIDA, NIMH)

Acute Life Threatening Conditions and Opportunities for Palliative and End of Life Care Research (R01)
RFA-NR-11-008
(NINR)

Interdisciplinary Approaches for HIV/AIDS Risk-Avoidance Decision Making in Developing Adolescents (R01)
RFA-NR-11-007
(NINR)

Personalized Genomics for Symptom Management: Bridging the Gaps from Genomic Discovery to Improved Health Outcomes (R21)
RFA-NR-11-004
(NINR)

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Combining Subjective and Objective Methods for Quantifying Contact Rates and Mixing Pattern in School-Aged Children 
RFA-CK-11-006 

Impact Evaluation of Combination HIV Prevention Interventions in PEPFAR Countries 
RFA-GH-11-006 

National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion Conference Support Program 
CDC-RFA-DP11-1102 

Public Health Conference Support Program
CDC-RFA-EH11-1105

Department of Education

NIDRR Research Fellowships Program
ED-GRANTS-122710-001
(National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research)

Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects (DRRPs)—National Data and Statistical Center for Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) Model Systems 
ED-GRANTS-010411-001 
(National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research)

Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects (DRRPs)—National Data and Statistical Center for Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Model Systems 
ED-GRANTS-010411-002
(National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research)

Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects (DRRPs)—Model Systems Knowledge Transition Center (MSKTC)  
ED-GRANTS-010611-001 
(National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research)

Department of Homeland Security

DHS HS-STEM Career Development Grants (CDG) for Post Secondary Institutions
DHS-11-ST-104-001

2011 DHS Scientific Leadership Bridge Awards for Minority Serving Institutions Granting Two Year Associate Degrees 
DHS-11-ST-062-001 

2011 DHS Scientific Leadership Awards for Minority Serving Institutions Granting Graduate Degrees 
DHS-11-ST-062-003 

Cross-Discipline Research in Biometrics Science & Technology 
DHS-11-ST-108-001

Department of Housing and Urban Development 

Homeless Families Demonstration Small Grant Research Program 
FR-5415-N-23 

Department of Justice

Research on Violence and Victimization Across the Life-Span (PDF, 146 KB)
NIJ-2011-2824
(National Institute of Justice)

Research and Evaluation in Justice Systems (PDF, 152 KB)
NIJ-2011-2825
(National Institute of Justice)

Research and Evaluation in Crime Control and Prevention (PDF, 142 KB)
NIJ-2011-2826
(National Institute of Justice)

Basic Scientific Research to Support Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes (PDF, 169 KB)
NIJ–2011–2806
(National Institute of Justice)

FY 2011 Research on Best Practices for Mentoring 
OJJDP-2011-2898
(Office of Justice Programs)

FY 2011 Field Initiated Research and Evaluation Program 
OJJDP-2011-2897 
(Office of Justice Programs)

FY 2011 Evaluation of Second Chance Act Juvenile Mentoring Initiatives 
OJJDP-2011-2892 
(Office of Justice Programs)

NASA

Education Opportunities in NASA STEM (EONS)
NNH11ZHA002C

Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR)
NNH11ZHA003C