Announcements

Federal research funding opportunities for psychology

April 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

Core Techniques and Technologies for Advancing Big Data Science & Engineering (BIGDATA)
12-499
(joint with NIH)

International Research Experiences for Students (IRES) 
12-551

Department of Health and Human Services

National Institutes of Health

Research Supplements to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research (Admin Supp)
PA-12-149
(multiple institutes)

Research Supplements to Promote Re-Entry into Biomedical and Behavioral Research Careers (Admin Supp)
PA-12-150
(multiple institutes)

Use-Oriented Basic Research: Change Mechanisms of Behavioral Social Interventions (Admin Supp)
PA-12-119
(NIH Roadmap)

Senior Scientist Research Award (K05)
PA-12-048
(NIAAA, NIDA)

U.S.-China Program for Biomedical Collaborative Research (R01)
RFA-AI-12-021
(NIAID, NCI, NIMH, NINDS)

Improving Translational and Basic Research to Control Itch in Humans (ITCH) (R01)
PA-12-131
(NIAMS)

Improving Translational and Basic Research to Control Itch in Humans (ITCH) (R21)
PA-12-132
(NIAMS)

NCI Small Grants Program for Cancer Research (NCI Omnibus R03)
PAR-12-144
(NCI)

NCI Exploratory/Developmental Research Grant Program (NCI Omnibus R21)
PAR-12-145
(NCI)

Child Health Research Career Development Award (CHRCDA) Program [K12]
RFA-HD-13-011
(NICHD)

Research on Emergency Medical Services for Children (EMSC) [R01]
PA-12-141
(NICHD, NIMH)

Research on Emergency Medical Services for Children (EMSC) [R21]
(PA-12-142)
(NICHD, NIMH)

Centers of Excellence for Research on CAM (P01)
PAR-12-151
(NCCAM)

Secondary Analyses in Obesity, Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (R21)
PA-12-125
(NIDDK, NIA, ODS)

Technology-Based Interventions to Promote Engagement in Care and Treatment Adherence for Substance Abusing Populations with HIV (R01)
PA-12-117
(NIDA)

Technology-Based Interventions to Promote Engagement in Care and Treatment Adherence and For Substance Abusing Populations with HIV (R34)
PA-12-118
(NIDA)

Health Services and Economic Research on the Prevention and Treatment of Drug, Alcohol, and Tobacco Abuse (R01)
PA-12-127
(NIDA, NIAAA)

Health Services and Economic Research on the Prevention and Treatment of Drug, Alcohol, and Tobacco Abuse (R21)
PA-12-128
(NIDA, NIAAA)

Health Services and Economic Research on the Prevention and Treatment of Drug, Alcohol, and Tobacco Abuse (R03)
PA-12-129
(NIDA, NIAAA)

Pilot Health Services and Economic Research on the Treatment of Drug, Alcohol, and Tobacco Abuse (R34)
PA-12-130
(NIDA, NIAAA)

Children's Environmental Health and Disease Prevention Research Centers (P01)
RFA-ES-12-001
(NIEHS, EPA)

Research to Action: Assessing and Addressing Community Exposures to Environmental Contaminants (R01)
PA-12-153
(NIEHS, NINR)

Specialized Centers of Excellence in ELSI Research (CEER) (P50)
RFA-HG-12-005
(NHGRI)

Exploratory Centers of Excellence in ELSI Research (CEER) (P20)
RFA-HG-12-012
(NHGRI)


Cardiovascular Risk Reduction in Underserved Rural Communities (R01)
RFA-HL-13-013
(NHLBI)

Short-Term Research Education Program to Increase Diversity in Health-Related Research (R25)
RFA-HL-13-020
(NHLBI)

NINDS Faculty Development Award to Promote Diversity in Neuroscience Research (K01)
PAR-12-152
(NINDS)

NINDS Advanced Postdoctoral Career Transition Award to Promote Diversity in Neuroscience Research (K22)
PAR-12-163
(NINDS)

Early Detection and Prevention of Mild Cognitive Impairment (R01)
RFA-NR-12-010
(NINR)

Research to Assist Informal Caregivers in Assessing and Managing Symptoms in Individuals with Alzheimers Disease (R01)
RFA-NR-12-011
(NINR)

Environmental Exposures and Health: Exploration of Non-Traditional Settings, (R01)
PA-12-133
(NINR, NIEHS)

Environmental Exposures and Health: Exploration of Non-Traditional Settings, (R21)
PA-12-134
(NINR, NIEHS)

Centers for Disease Control & Prevention

Cooperative Research Agreements Related to the World Trade Center Health Program (U01)
(PAR-12-126)

Research and Technical Assistance for Public Health Interventions in Haiti to support post earthquake reconstruction, cholera and HIV/AIDS 
RFA-GH-12-001

Department of Agriculture

Rural Youth Development 
USDA-NIFA-F4HN-003726 

Rural Health and Safety Education 
USDA-NIFA-RHSE-003744

Agriculture and Food Research Initiative - Childhood Obesity Prevention 
USDA-NIFA-AFRI-003742

Department of Defense

Research Interests of the Air Force Office of Scientific Research 
BAA-AFOSR-2012-0001
(Air Force)

DoD Peer Reviewed Medical Discovery Award 
W81XWH-12-PRMRP-DA 
(Army)

DoD Peer Reviewed Medical Clinical Trial Award 
W81XWH-12-PRMRP-CTA 
(Army)

DoD Peer Reviewed Medical Technology/Therapeutic Development Award 
W81XWH-12-PRMRP-TTDA 
(Army)

Department of Justice

Research on Domestic Radicalization (PDF, 396KB) 
NIJ-2012-3163

Evaluation of the Implementation of the Sex Offender Treatment Intervention and Progress Scale (SOTIPS) (PDF, 206KB) 
NIJ-2012-3169