Research Funding

Federal research funding opportunities for psychology

September 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

National Robotics Initiative (NRI)
12-607
(NSF, USDA, NASA)

Small Business Innovation Research Program Phase I Solicitation FY-2013 (SBIR)
12-605
[includes Education Applications]

Innovation Corps Sites Program (I-Corps Sites)
12-604

Innovation Corps Teams Program (I-Corps Teams)
12-602

NSF Science, Engineering and Education for Sustainability Fellows
12-601

Department of Health and Human Services

National Institutes of Health

Basic Behavioral Research on Multisensory Processing (R21)
RFA-EY-13-001
(OppNet; multiple institutes)

Basic social and behavioral research on culture, health, and wellbeing (R24)
RFA-LM-12-002
(OppNet; multiple institutes)

Tobacco Control Regulatory Research - R21
PAR-12-266
(multiple institutes; FDA)

Tobacco Control Regulatory Research - R01
PAR-12-267
(multiple institutes; FDA)

Tobacco Control Regulatory Research - R03
PAR-12-268
(multiple institutes; FDA)

Secondary Analyses and Archiving of Social and Behavioral Datasets in Aging (R03)
RFA-AG-13-009
(NIA)

Examination of Survivorship Care Planning Efficacy and Impact [R21]
PA-12-274
(NCI)

Examination of Survivorship Care Planning Efficacy and Impact [R01]
PA-12-275
(NCI)

Prevention of HIV Transmission/Acquisition through a better understanding of Reproductive Health (R03)
RFA-HD-13-009
(NICHD)

Prevention of HIV Transmission/Acquisition through a better understanding of Reproductive Health (R01)
RFA-HD-13-008
(NICHD, NIAID) 
 
HIV/AIDS, Drug Use, and Vulnerable Populations in the US (R21)
PA-12-280
(NIDA) 
 
HIV/AIDS, Drug Use, and Vulnerable Populations in the US (R01)
PA-12-281
(NIDA)  

AIDS-Science Track Award for Research Transition (R03)
(PA-12-282)
(NIDA)

Bridges to the Doctorate Program (R25)
PAR-12-276
(NIGMS)

Bridges to the Baccalaureate Program (R25)
PAR-12-277
(NIGMS)

NIMH Research Education Mentoring Programs for HIV/AIDS Researchers (R25)
PAR-12-273
(NIMH)

Collaborative R01s for Clinical and Services Studies of Mental Disorders and AIDS (Collaborative R01)
PAR-12-278
(NIMH)

Pilot Intervention and Services Research Grants (R34)
PAR-12-279
(NIMH, NIAAA)

Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality

AHRQ Patient Centered Outcomes Research (PCOR) Pathway to Independence Award (K99/R00)
(RFA-HS-13-002)

Department of Defense

Minerva Research Initiative (PDF, 132KB) 
BAA 12-016
[specific behavioral/social science topics]
 
AFRL Scholars Program (Air Force Research Laboratory)
NOFO-13-RVK-01
[includes cognitive & behavioral research]

DoD Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury Consortium to Alleviate PTSD Award 
W81XWH-12-PHTBI-CAP

DoD Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury Chronic Effects of Neurotrauma Consortium Award 
W81XWH-12-PHTBI-CENC