Research Funding

Federal research funding opportunities for psychology

February 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

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

Centers of Research Excellence in Science and Technology (CREST) and HBCU Research Infrastructure for Science and Engineering (RISE) (CREST)
12-533

Department of Health and Human Services

National Institutes of Health

PHS 2012-02 Omnibus Solicitation of the NIH, CDC, FDA and ACF for Small Business Innovation Research Grant Applications (Parent SBIR [R43/R44])
PA-12-088
(NIH, CDC, FDA ACF)

PHS 2012-02 Omnibus Solicitation of the NIH for Small Business Technology Transfer Grant Applications (Parent STTR [R41/R42])
PA-12-089
(multiple institutes)

Jointly Sponsored Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award Institutional Predoctoral Training Program in the Neurosciences (T32)
PAR-12-084
(multiple institutes)

NIH Health Care Systems Research Collaboratory - Pragmatic Clinical Trials Demonstration Projects (UH2/UH3)
RFA-RM-12-002
(NIH Roadmap)

Claude D. Pepper Older Americans Independence Centers (OAICs) and Coordinating Center (P30)
RFA-AG-13-002
(NIA)

Interventions to Improve HIV/AIDS and Alcohol-Related Outcomes (U01)
RFA-AA-12-009
(NIAAA)

Resource support for Consortiums for HIV/AIDS and Alcohol-Related Outcomes Research Trials (CHAART) U24
RFA-AA-12-010
(NIAAA)

Ancillary Domain Validation Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS) Studies (R01) RFA-AR-12-007
(NIAMS, NCI)

Leadership Group for a Clinical Research Network on HIV/AIDS and HIV-associated Infections in Pediatric and Maternal Populations (UM1)
RFA-AI-12-001
(NIAID, NICHD, NIDCR, NIMH)

Leadership Group for a Clinical Research Network on Therapeutics for HIV/AIDS and HIV-associated Infections in Adults (UM1)
RFA-AI-12-004
(NIAID, NIDA, NIDCR, NIMH, NINDS)

Leadership Group for a Clinical Research Network on Microbicides to Prevent HIV Infection (UM1)
RFA-AI-12-008
(NIAID, NICHD, NIMH)

Leadership Group for a Clinical Research Network on Integrated Strategies to Prevent HIV Infection (UM1)
RFA-AI-12-01
(NIAID, NIDA, NIMH)

Leadership Group for a Clinical Research Network on Vaccines to Prevent HIV infection (UM1)
RFA-AI-12-012
(NIAID, NIMH)

Learning Disabilities Innovation Hubs (R24)
RFA-HD-12-203
(NICHD)

Biomedical and Behavioral Research Innovations to Ensure Equity (BRITE) in Maternal and Child Health (R15)
PAR-12-093
(NICHD)

Academic-Community Partnership Conference Series (R13)
PAR-12-102
(NICHD)

Cutting-Edge Basic Research Awards (CEBRA) (R21)
PAR-12-086
(NIDA)

Modeling Social Behavior (R01)
RFA-GM-13-006
(NIGMS, NIMH)

Phased Services Research Studies of Drug Use Prevention, Addiction Treatment, and HIV in an Era of Health Care Reform (R21/R33)
RFA-DA-13-001
(NIDA)

Development of Measures to Determine Successful Hearing Health Care Outcomes (R01)
PAR-12-101
(NIDCD)

Nutrition Obesity Research Centers (P30)
RFA-DK-12-004
(NIDDK)

Summer Institute for Training in Biostatistics II (T15)
RFA-HL-13-015
(NHLBI)

Grand Challenges in Global Mental Health: Integrating Mental Health into Chronic Disease Care Provision in Low- and Middle-Income Countries (R01)
RFA-MH-13-040
(NIMH)

NINDS Institutional Center Core Grants to Support Neuroscience Research (P30)
PAR-12-081
(NINDS)

Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality

Building the Science of Public Reporting (R21)
RFA-HS-12-004

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Strong Start for Mothers and Newborns 
CMS-1D1-12-001

Health Resources & Services Administration

MCH Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting (MIECHV) Research Program
HRSA-12-159

Department of Agriculture

1890 Institution Teaching, Research and Extension Capacity Building Grants (CBG) Program 
USDA-NIFA-CBGP-003673 
[includes obesity research]

Department of Defense

Active Authentication 
DARPA-BAA-12-06 
(DARPA)
[research on “cognitive fingerprints”]

Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) for the Naval Medical Research and Development Center-Frederick (NAVMEDRSCHDEVCTR-Frederick) 
(Navy)
[includes mental health, substance abuse, occupational health]

Department of Education

Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) National Network Collaborative Research Project 
ED-GRANTS-013112-001

Spinal Cord Injury Model Systems (SCIMS) Multi-Site Collaborative Research Projects 
ED-GRANTS-013112-002

Department of Homeland Security

2012 DHS Scientific Leadership Awards for Minority Serving Institutions (MSI) Granting Bachelor Degrees 
DHS-12-ST-062-001

Department of Justice

PREA Demonstration Projects to Establish “Zero Tolerance” Cultures For Sexual Assault in Local Adult and Juvenile Correctional Facilities 
BJA-2012-3161
(Bureau of Justice Assistance)

Longitudinal Data on Teen Dating Violence: Postdoctoral Fellowship 
NIJ-2012-3090
(National Institute of Justice)

Research on Policing 
NIJ-2012-3093
(National Institute of Justice)

Research on the Impact of Technology on Policing Strategies in the 21st Century 
NIJ-2012-3095 
(National Institute of Justice)

Basic Scientific Research to Support Forensic Science for Criminal Justice Purposes 
NIJ-2012-3098 
(National Institute of Justice)

Determining the Relationship Between Stress and Unexplained In-Custody Deaths 
NIJ-2012-3107
(National Institute of Justice)

W.E.B. DuBois Fellowship for Research in Race, Gender, Culture and Crime FY 2012 
NIJ-2012-3086 
(National Institute of Justice)

NIJ Ph.D. Graduate Research Fellowship Program 
NIJ-2012-3085
(National Institute of Justice)

National Council on Disability

Effective Communication for People with Disabilities: Before, During, and After Emergencies
NCD-01-12