Research Funding

Federal research funding opportunities for psychology

January 2012

Listed below are new funding announcements from federal agencies for support of research and training in areas that include psychological science.  All types of funding opportunities are represented, including grants, fellowships, career development awards, cooperative agreements, contracts, and small business awards. 

Federal funding opportunities can also be found at grants.gov.

See last month’s list.

National Science Foundation

Interdisciplinary Research across the SBE Sciences
12-030

Research Coordination Networks (RCN)
11-531

Climate Change Education Partnership (CCEP) Program, Phase II (CCEP-II)
12-523

Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER) 
12-524

Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program
12-525

Computing Education for the 21st Century (CE21)
12-527

Department of Health and Himan Services

National Institutes of Health

Human Health and Heredity in Africa (H3Africa): Research Grants (U01)
RFA-RM-12-004
(NIH Roadmap)

Fogarty HIV Research Training Program for Low- and Middle-Income Country Institutions (D43)
PAR-12-068
(Fogarty, NCI, NIDA, NIMH)

Limited Competition: Planning Grant for Fogarty HIV Research Training Program for Low- and Middle-Income Country Institutions (D71)
PAR-12-070
(Fogarty, NIMH)

Training Programs for Critical HIV Research Infrastructure for Low- and Middle-Income Country Institutions (G11)
PAR-12-069
(Fogarty, NIMH)

Network and Infrastructure Support for Development of Interdisciplinary Aging Research (R24)
PA-12-064
(NIA)

Biodemography of Aging (R01)
PAR-12-078
(NIA) 
 
Biodemography of Aging (R21)
PAR-12-079
(NIA)

Biodemography of Aging (R03)
PAR-12-080
(NIA)

Small Grants for Behavioral Research in Cancer Control (R03)
PAR-12-035
(NCI)

NCI Established Investigator Award in Cancer Prevention and Control (K05)
(PAR-12-065)
(NCI)

Cancer Prevention, Control, Behavioral Sciences, and Population Sciences Career Development Award (K07)
PAR-12-067
(NCI)

NCI Mentored Research Scientist Development Award to Promote Diversity (K01)
PAR-12-050
(NCI)

NCI Mentored Clinical Scientist Research Career Development Award to Promote Diversity (K08)
PAR-12-051
(NCI)

NCI Mentored Patient-Oriented Research Career Development Award to Promote Diversity (K23)
PAR-12-052
(NCI)

NCI Transition Career Development Award to Promote Diversity (K22)
PAR-12-062
(NCI)

Imaging - Science Track Award for Research Transition (I/START) [R03]
PAR-12-066
(NIDA)

Postbaccalaureate Research Education Program (PREP) (R25)
PAR-12-056
(NIGMS)

Research Dissemination and Implementation Grants (R18)
PAR-12-063
(NHLBI)

Collaborative R34s for Pilot Studies of Innovative Treatments in Mental Disorders (Collaborative R34)
PAR-12-071
(NIMH)

Neural Processes Underlying Sex Differences Related to Risk and Resilience for Mental Illness (R21)
RFA-MH-13-021
(NIMH, ORWH)

Maternal Nutrition and Pre-pregnancy Obesity: Effects on Mothers, Infants and Children (R01)
PA-12-061
(NINR)

Centers for Disease Control & Prevention 

Identifying Modifiable Protective Factors for Intimate Partner Violence or Sexual Violence Prevention 
RFA-CE-12-003

Research Grants for Preventing Violence and Violence Related Injury 
RFA-CE-12-002

A Pilot Surveillance System for High Impact/Low Prevalence Congenital and Inherited Conditions 
RFA-DD-12-002

Reducing Health Disparities among People with Intellectual Disabilities 
RFA-DD-12-003

Operations Research (Implementation Science) for Strengthening Program Implementation through the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) 
RFA-GH-12-008

Conducting Public Health Research in China 
RFA-IP-12-003

Identifying Reasons for Racial/Ethnic Disparities with Completing the HPV Vaccine Series among Adolescent Females 
RFA-IP-12-004

National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, Sexually Transmitted Diseases and Tuberculosis Prevention, Public Health Conference Support 
RFA-PS12-1204

Department of Agriculture

Policy Research Centers Grant Program 
USDA-NIFA-FAPR-003632
[includes obesity, rural health]

Department of Education

Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects and Centers Program: Field Initiated Projects Program (Research)  
ED-GRANTS-010512-001 

Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects and Centers Program: Field Initiated Projects Program (Development) 
ED-GRANTS-010512-002

National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR): Research Fellowships Program  
ED-GRANTS-121311-002

Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects and Centers Program/Advanced Rehabilitation Research Training (ARRT) Projects 
ED-GRANTS-123011-001

Institute of Museum & Library Services 

21st Century Museum Professionals
21MP-FY12

U.S. Agency for International Development 

Saving Lives at Birth - A Grand Challenge
DRAFT-RFA-OAA-12-000006