Research Funding

Federal research funding opportunities for psychology

August 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

NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP)
12-599

Innovative Technology Experiences for Students and Teachers (ITEST)
12-597

SBE Postdoctoral Research Fellowships (SPRF)
12-591

Doctoral Dissertation Improvement Grants in the Directorate for Biological Sciences (DDIG)
12-590

Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research: Workshop Opportunities (EPS-WO)
12-588

Innovation Corps - Regional Node Program (I-Corps Node)
12-586

CyberCorps: Scholarship for Service (SFS)
12-585

ADVANCE: Increasing the Participation and Advancement of Women in Academic Science and Engineering Careers
12-584

Information and Intelligent Systems (IIS): Core Programs
12-580

East Asia and Pacific Summer Institutes for U.S. Graduate Students (EAPSI)
12-498

Postdoctoral Research Fellowships in Biology (PRFB)
12-497

General & Age-Related Disabilities Engineering (GARDE)
PD 13-5342

Department of Health and Human Services

National Institutes of Health

Extramural Loan Repayment Program for Clinical Researchers (LRP-CR)
NOT-OD-12-123

Extramural Clinical Research Loan Repayment Program for Clinical Researchers from Disadvantaged Backgrounds (LRP-IDB)
NOT-OD-12-124

Extramural Loan Repayment Program for Pediatric Research (LRP-PR)
NOT-OD-12-125

Extramural Loan Repayment Program for Health Disparities Research (LRP-HDR)
NOT-OD-12-126

Extramural Loan Repayment Program for Contraception and Infertility Research (LRP-CIR)
NOT-OD-12-127

2013 NIH Director's Pioneer Award Program (DP1)
RFA-RM-12-015
(NIH Roadmap) 

2013 NIH Director's New Innovator Award Program (DP2)
RFA-RM-12-016
(NIH Roadmap) 

NIH Director's Early Independence Awards (DP5)
RFA-R-12-018
(NIH Roadmap)

Tobacco Centers of Regulatory Science for Research Relevant to the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act (P50)
RFA-DA-13-003
(multiple institutes; FDA)

Secondary Analyses of Comparative Effectiveness, Health Outcomes and Costs in Persons with Multiple Chronic Conditions (R21)
RFA-AG-13-003
(NIA)

Comparative Physiological Studies of Aging (R03)
RFA-AG-13-005
(NIA)

Secondary Analyses of CALERIE Data Set and Stored Biospecimens to Address Research Questions Related to Effects of Caloric Restriction in Humans and Adherence to Caloric Restriction Interventions (R01)
RFA-AG-13-008
(NIA)

Fatigability, Activity Limitations, and Bioenergetics in Aging (R21)
PA-12-225
(NIA, ORWH)

Fatigability, Activity Limitations, and Bioenergetics in Aging (R03)
PA-12-226
(NIA, ORWH)

Fatigability, Activity Limitations, and Bioenergetics in Aging (R01)
PA-12-227
(NIA, ORWH)

Secondary Analyses and Archiving of Social and Behavioral Datasets in Aging (R03)
RFA-AG-13-004
(NIA, ORWH)

Alcohol Research Resource Awards (R24)
PAR-12-237
(NIAAA)

Ethical Issues in Research on HIV/AIDS and its Co-morbidities (R01)
PAR-12-244
(NIAID, NCI, NICHD, NIDA, NIMH)

Ethical Issues in Research on HIV/AIDS and its Co-morbidities (R21)
PAR-12-243
(NIAID, NCI, NICHD, NIDA, NIMH)

Physical activity and weight control interventions among cancer survivors: Effects on biomarkers of prognosis and survival (R01)
PAR-12-228
(NCI)

Physical activity and weight control interventions among cancer survivors: Effects on biomarkers of prognosis and survival (R21)
PAR-12-229
(NCI)

Global Partnerships for Social Science AIDS Research (R24)
RFA-HD-13-012
(NICHD)

Research Infrastructure for Demographic and Behavioral Population Science (R24)
RFA-HD-13-007
(NICHD)

Development of Mathematical Cognition and Reasoning and the Prevention of Math Learning Disabilities (R21)
PA-12-246

(NICHD)

Development of Mathematical Cognition and Reasoning and the Prevention of Math Learning Disabilities (R03)
PA-12-247

(NICHD)

Development of Mathematical Cognition and Reasoning and the Prevention of Math Learning Disabilities (R01)
PA-12-248

(NICHD)

Translational Research on Interventions for Adolescents in the Legal System: TRIALS (U01)
RFA-DA-13-009
(NIDA)

Behavioral Science Track Award for Rapid Transition (B/START) (R03)
PAR-12-251
(NIDA)

Ancillary Studies to Major Ongoing Clinical Research Studies to Advance Areas of Scientific Interest within the Mission of the NIDDK (R01)
PAR-12-265
(NIDDK)

Time-Sensitive Obesity Policy and Program Evaluation (R01)
PAR-12-257
(NIDDK, NCI, NIA, NICHD, OBSSR)

Research to Understand and Inform Interventions that Promote the Research Careers of Students in Biomedical and Behavioral Sciences (R01)
RFA-GM-13-009
(NIGMS)

Institutional Research and Academic Career Development Awards (IRACDA) (K12)
PAR-12-245
(NIGMS)

NIMH Mentoring Networks for Mental Health Research Education (R25)
PAR-12-264
(NIMH)

NIMH Short Courses for Mental Health-Related Research Education (R25)
PAR-12-262
(NIMH)

Specialized Neuroscience Research Program (SNRP) (U54)
RFA-NS-13-004
(NINDS)

Addressing Needs of Informal Caregivers of Individuals with Alzheimers Disease in the Context of Sociodemographic Factors (R01)
RFA-NR-13-001
(NINR)

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

AHRQ Individual Awards for Postdoctoral Fellows (F32) National Research Service Awards (NRSA)
PA-12-261

AHRQ Grants for Health Services Research Dissertation Program (R36)
PA-12-256

Centers for Disease Control & Prevention

NIOSH Small Research Program (R03)
PAR-12-200

NIOSH Exploratory/Developmental Grant Program (R21)
PAR-12-252

Health Resources & Services Administration

Social and Behavioral Interventions to Increase Solid Organ Donation
HRSA-13-150

R40 Maternal and Child Health Research Program (MCHR)
HRSA-13-139

Department of Defense

DoD FY 2013 Defense University Research Instrumentation Program (DURIP)
PA-AFOSR-2012-0004

DoD Traumatic Brain Injury Research Award 
W81XWH-12-PHTBI-TBIRA

Department of Education

Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects and Centers Program — Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects: Employment of Individuals With Disabilities
ED-GRANTS-071012-001

Office of Postsecondary Education (OPE): American Overseas Research Centers (AORC) Program
ED-GRANTS-072512-001

Department of State

Establishment of a University Partnership in Psychology with the Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Women University, Peshawar, Pakistan
SCAPPD-12-CA-138-SCA-072712

NASA

Research and Technology Development to Support Crew Health and Performance in Space Exploration Missions
NNJ12ZSA002N

National Endowment for the Arts

NEA Research: Art Works, FY 2013
2013NEAORA
[includes relationship of arts and health/well-being]