Research Funding

Federal research funding opportunities for psychological science

April 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.

Multiple Agencies

Predictive Multiscale Models for Biomedical, Biological, Behavioral, Environmental and Clinical Research (Interagency U01)
PAR-11-203
(NIH, DOE, FDA, NSF)

Department of Health and Human Services

National Institutes of Health

Mentored Research Scientist Development Award (Parent K01)
PA-11-190
(multiple institutes)

Independent Scientist Award (Parent K02)
PA-11-191
(multiple institutes)

Academic Career Award (Parent K07)
PA-11-192
(multiple institutes)

Mentored Clinical Scientist Research Career Development Award (Parent K08)
PA-11-193
(multiple institutes)

Mentored Patient-Oriented Research Career Development Award (Parent K23)
PA-11-194
(multiple institutes)

Midcareer Investigator Award in Patient-Oriented Research (Parent K24)
PA-11-195
(multiple institutes)

NIH Pathway to Independence Award (Parent K99/R00)
PA-11-197
(multiple institutes)

Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Institutional Research Training Grants (Parent T32)
PA-11-184
(multiple institutes)

Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award Short-Term Institutional Research Training Grants (Parent T35)
PA-11-185
(multiple institutes)

Research on Ethical Issues in Biomedical, Social and Behavioral Research (R01)
PA-11-180
(multiple institutes)

Research on Ethical Issues in Biomedical, Social, and Behaviora Research (R03)
PA-11-181
(multiple institutes)

Research on Ethical Issues in Biomedical, Social, and Behavioral Research (R21)
PA-11-182
(multiple institutes)

NIH/PEPFAR Collaboration for Implementation Science and Impact Evaluation (R01)
RFA-AI-11-003
(multiple institutes)

Genetic Screens to Enhance Zebrafish Research (R01)
PAR-11-130
(multiple institutes)

Enhancing Zebrafish Research with Research Tools and Techniques (R01)
PAR-11-131
(multiple institutes)

Limited Competition: The Health and Retirement Study (U01)
RFA-AG-12-001
(NIA)

Program Project on Alcohol-Related Research (P01)
PAR-11-174
(NIAAA)

Specialized Alcohol Research Centers (P50)
RFA-AA-12-002
(NIAAA)

Comprehensive Alcohol Research Centers (P60)
RFA-AA-12-003
(NIAAA)

The Effect of Racial and Ethnic Discrimination/Bias on Health Care Delivery (R01)
PA-11-162
(NCI, NHLBI)

The Effect of Racial and Ethnic Discrimination/Bias on Health Care Delivery (R21)
PA-11-163
(NCI, NHLBI)

The Effect of Racial and Ethnic Discrimination/Bias on Health Care Delivery (R03)
PA-11-164
(NCI)

Research on Children in Military Families: The Impact of Parental Military Deployment and Reintegration on Child and Family Functioning (R01)
PA-11-200
(NICHD, NIDA, OBSSR) 
 
Research on Children in Military Families: The Impact of Parental Military Deployment and Reintegration on Child and Family Functioning (R13)
PA-11-201
(NICHD, NIDA, OBSSR) 
 
Research on Children in Military Families: The Impact of Parental Military Deployment and Reintegration on Child and Family Functioning (R21)
PA-11-202
(NICHD, NIDA, OBSSR, ORWH)

Exploring Drugs of Abuse and Transgenerational Phenotypes (R01)
RFA-DA-12-006
(NIDA)

Integrating Multi-Dimensional Data to Explore Mechanisms Underlying Mental Disorders (RO1)
RFA-MH-12-020
(NIMH)

Optimizing Fidelity of Empirically-Supported Behavioral Treatments for Mental Disorders (R21/R33)
RFA-MH-12-050
(NIMH)

Translational Research for the Development of Novel Interventions for Mental Disorders (R21/R33)
PAR-11-177
(NIMH, ODS)

NIMHD Health Disparities Research (R01)
RFA-MD-12-001
(NIMHD)

NIMHD Resource-Related Minority Health and Health Disparities Research (U24)
RFA-MD-11-005
(NIMHD)

Administration for Children and Families

Early Care and Education Research Scholars: Head Start Graduate Student Research Grants
HHS-2011-ACF-OPRE-YR-0150

Early Care and Education Research Scholars: Child Care Research Scholars
HHS-2011-ACF-OPRE-YE-0159

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

Understanding Clinical Information Needs and Health Care Decision Making Processes in the Context of Health Information Technology (IT) (R01)
PA-11-198

Understanding User Needs and Context to Inform Consumer Health Information Technology (IT) Design (R01)
PA-11-199

Department of Agriculture

Food and Agricultural Sciences National Needs Graduate and Postgraduate Fellowship (NNF) Grants Program
USDA-NIFA-HEP-003435
[includes obesity research]

Department of Defense

Department of Defense Research and Educational Program for Historically Black Colleges and Universities and Minority-Serving Institutions (HBCU/MI) 
W911NF-11-R-0007
(Army)

Research Initiatives at The Naval Postgraduate School 
NPS-BAA-11-001 
(Navy)

Strategic Social Interaction Modules (SSIM) 
DARPA-BAA-11-32
(DARPA)