Research Funding

Federal research funding opportunities for psychology

October 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

Long Term Research in Environmental Biology (LTREB)
12-501

Science Across Virtual Institutes (SAVI)
11-087

Sustainable Energy Pathways (SEP)
11-590

Department of Health and Human Services

National Institutes of Health

Mechanistic Pathways Linking Psychosocial Stress and Behavior (R01)
RFA-HL-12-037
(OppNet)

NIH Director's Transformative Research Awards (R01)
RFA-RM-11-006
(NIH Roadmap)

Economic Studies Ancillary to Completed or Ongoing Health Care Delivery and Financing Pilots, Demonstrations, and Other Experiments (R01)
RFA-RM-11-023
(NIH Roadmap)

Phased Economic Studies Ancillary to Planned Health Care Delivery and Financing Pilots, Demonstrations, and Other Experiments (R21/R33)
RFA-RM-11-024
(NIH Roadmap)

Interventions for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention in Native American Populations (R01)
PAR-11-346
(multiple institutes)

Collaborations with National Centers for Biomedical Computing (R01)
PAR-12-001
(multiple institutes)

Longitudinal Studies on the Impact of Adolescent Drinking on the Adolescent Brain (Phase II) (U01)
RFA-AA-12-006
(NIAAA, NIMH)

Research Infrastructure for Demographic and Behavioral Population Science (R24)
RFA-HD-12-186
(NICHD)

Professional Society Programs to Promote Diversity (R25)
RFA-DK-11-014
(NIDDK)

Mechanisms Explaining Differences in Depressive and Anxiety Disorders Across Racial/Ethnic Groups (R01)
RFA-MH-12-090
(NIMH)

Collaborative Hubs for International Research on Mental Health (U19)
RFA-MH-12-110
(NIMH)

Health Resources & Services Administration

AIDS Education and Training Centers (AETC) National Evaluation Center (NEC)
HRSA-12-071

Department of Agriculture

NIFA Fellowships Grant Program (PDF, 308KB) 
USDA-NIFA-AFRI-003538
(National Institute of Food & Agriculture)
[includes obesity research]

Department of Defense

ARL Postdoctoral Fellowship Program (PFP) 
W911NF-11-R-0010 
(Army)

DoD Psychological Health/Traumatic Brain Injury Applied Neurotrauma Research Award 
W81XWH-11-PHTBI-ANRA 
(Army)

U.S. Army Medical Research and Materiel Command Broad Agency Announcement for Extramural Medical Research 
W81XWH-BAA-12-1
(Army)

Defense Sciences Research and Technology
DARPA-BAA-11-65
(DARPA)

Graph-theoretic Research in Algorithms and the PHenomenology of Social networks (GRAPHS)
DARPA-BAA-12-01
(DARPA)

Narrative Networks
DARPA-BAA-12-03
(DARPA)

FY12 Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) for Navy and Marine Corps Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics (STEM) Programs 
ONRFOA12-002 
(Navy)

Long Range BAA for Navy and Marine Corps Science and Technology 
ONRBAA12-001
(Navy)

Department of the Interior

JFSP New Science Announcement 1 Task Statement 
FA-RFA012-0002 
(Bureau of Land Management - Joint Fire Science Program)
[fire social science]

Graduate Research Innovation (GRIN) Award 1 Task Statement 
FA-RFA012-0003 
(Bureau of Land Management - Joint Fire Science Program)
[fire social science]

NASA

Research Opportunities in Space Biology 
NNH11ZTT002N

Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute

Pilot Projects Grant
PI-12-001

US Agency for International Development

Innovations in Gender Equality (IGE) to Promote Household Food Security
APS-OAA-11-000003

Partnerships for Enhanced Engagement in Research (PEER)
(with NSF and National Academies)