Research Funding

Federal research funding opportunities for psychology

June 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

Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU)
12-569

Tribal Colleges and Universities Program (TCUP)
12-568

Advances in Biological Informatics (ABI)
12-567

Louis Stokes Alliances for Minority Participation (LSAMP)
12-564

Advancing Informal STEM Learning (AISL)
12-560

Integrative Graduate Education and Research Traineeship Program-CIF21 Track (IGERT-CIF21)
12-555

Research in Disabilities Education (RDE)
12-542


Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU)
09-598

Department of Health and Human Services

National Institutes of Health

Improving Diet and Physical Activity Assessment (R21)
PAR-12-197
(multiple institutes)

Improving Diet and Physical Activity Assessment (R01)
PAR-12-198
(multiple institutes)

U.S. India Bilateral Collaborative Research Partnerships (CRP) on the Prevention of HIV/AIDS and Co-morbidities (R21)
RFA-AI-12-033
(multiple institutes)

Administrative Supplements for Health Impacts of Household Air Pollution on Womens Health and Child Survival (Admin Supp)
PA-12-202
(multiple institutes)

Human Heredity and Health in Africa (H3Africa): Ethical, Legal, and Societal Issues (ELSI) Research Program (U01) RFA-RM-12-005
(NIH Roadmap)

Developing and Improving Institutional Animal Resources (G20)
RFA-OD-12-008
(OD)

Specialized Alcohol Research Centers (P50)
RFA-AA-13-001
(NIAAA) 
 
Comprehensive Alcohol Research Centers (P60)
RFA-AA-13-002
(NIAAA) 
 
Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program
(NCI) 
 
Innovative Health Information Technology for Broad Adoption by Healthcare Systems and Consumers (SBIR) (R44)
PA-12-196
(NCI, NLM)

NICHD Research Short Courses (R25)
PA-12-207
(NICHD)

Global Network for Women’s and Children’s Health Research (U10)
RFA-HD-13-006
(NICHD, NIMH)

Advancing Exceptional Research on HIV/AIDS (R01)
RFA-DA-13-008
(NIDA)

Research Education Grants for Statistical and Computational Training in the Genetics of Addiction (R25)
(PAR-12-199)
(NIDA)

Identifying Health Outcomes Associated with Changes in Use of Illicit Drugs (R01)
RFA-DA-13-007
(NIDA)

NIGMS National Centers for Systems Biology (P50)
PAR-12-187
(NIGMS)

Clinical Neuroscience and Entertainment Software Pilot Partnership Program to Develop Neuropsychiatric Interventions (SBIR [R43/R44])
RFA-MH-13-100
(NIMH)

Administration on Aging

PPHF - 2012 - Elder Abuse Prevention Interventions Program 
HHS-2012-AOA-EA-1214

Administration for Children & Families 

Initiative to Improve Access to Needs-Driven, Evidence-Based/Evidence-informed Mental and Behavioral Health Services in Child Welfare
HHS-2012-ACF-ACYF-CO-0279

Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality

AHRQ Patient Centered Outcomes Research (PCOR) Pathway to Independence Award (K99/R00)
RFA-HS-12-007

AHRQ National Research Service Awards (NRSA) Institutional Research Training Grants (T32)
RFA-HS-12-008

Centers for Disease Control & Prevention

Connecting Latino and African American Males to Sexual Health Services: An Adaptation of Project Connect
CDC-RFA-PS12-1212 

NIOSH Small Research Program (R03)
PAR-12-200
(National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health)

Department of Defense

Research and Education Program for Historically Black Colleges and Universities and Minority-Serving Institutions (HBCU/MI)
W911NF-12-R-0009 

Deep Exploration and Filtering of Text (DEFT)
DARPA-BAA-12-47

Air Force Fiscal Year 2013 Young Investigator Research Program 
BAA-AFOSR-2012-0005

Army Research Laboratory Broad Agency Announcement for Basic and Applied Scientific Research (PDF, 561KB)
W911NF-12-R-0011

Army Research Office Broad Agency Announcement for Basic and Applied Scientific Research (PDF, 669KB) 
W911NF-12-R-0012 

DoD Spinal Cord Injury Investigator-Initiated Research Award
W81XWH-12-SCIRP-IIRA 

DoD Spinal Cord Injury Translational Research Award
W81XWH-12-SCIRP-TRA 

DOD Spinal Cord Injury Clinical Trial Award
W81XWH-12-SCIRP-CTA

National Endowment for the Humanities

Enduring Questions
20120913-AQ

Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute

Assessment of Prevention, Diagnosis, and Treatment Options (PDF, 702KB)

Improving Healthcare Systems (PDF, 694KB)

Communication and Dissemination Research (PDF, 688KB)

Addressing Disparities (PDF, 690KB)