Research Funding

Federal research funding opportunities for psychology

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 Coordination Networks
13-520

Building Community and Capacity for Data-Intensive Research in the Social, Behavioral, and Economic Sciences and in Education and Human Resources (BCC-SBE/EHR)
13-519

Integrated NSF Support Promoting Interdisciplinary Research and Education (INSPIRE)
13-518

Major Research Instrumentation Program: (MRI)
13-517

Dear Colleague Letter: Intent for NSF/SBE to Partner in Open Research Area for the Social, Behavioral, and Economic Sciences
13-005

Department of Health and Human Services

National Institutes of Health

Determinants and Consequences of Personalized Health Care and Prevention (U01)
RFA-RM-12-024
(NIH Roadmap)

Opportunities for Collaborative Research at the NIH Clinical Center (U01)
PAR-13-029
(multiple institutes)

International Research Ethics Education and Curriculum Development Award (R25)
PAR-13-027
(Fogarty, NCI, NHGRI, NIAID, NICHD)

NEI Research Grant for Secondary Analysis (R21)
PAR-13-035
(NEI)

U.S.-Russia Bilateral Collaborative Research Partnerships (CRP) on the Prevention and Treatment of HIV/AIDS and Co-morbidities (R21)
RFA-DA-14-001
(NIDA, NCI, NIAAA, NIAIA, NICHD, NIMH)

NIDCD Research Core Centers (P30)
PAR-13-024
(NIDCD)

NIMHD Transdisciplinary Collaborative Centers for Health Disparities Research (U54)
RFA-MD-13-003
(NIMHD)

NIMHD Transdisciplinary Collaborative Centers for Research on Men's Health (U54)
(RFA-MD-13-004)
(NIMHD)

Health Resources & Services Administration

Health Workforce Research Center (HWRC) Program 
HRSA-13-185

Department of Agriculture

Tribal Colleges Research Grants Program 
USDA-NIFA-TCRGP-003993
[includes obesity and education research]

Agriculture and Food Research Initiative (AFRI)
[includes obesity research]

Department of Defense

DoD Clinical and Rehabilitative Medicine Assistive Technologies Research Award 
W81XWH-13-DMRDP-ATRA

Special Program Announcement for 2013: Basic Research Challenges in the Science of Autonomy 
13-SN-0005 
[cognitive research]

Young Faculty Award (YFA) 
DARPA-RA-13-08 
[includes cognitive and perceptual research]

Department of Homeland Security

DHS Summer Research Team Program for Minority Serving Institutions

DHS HS-STEM Summer Internship Program

Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute

Improving Methods for Conducting Patient-Centered Outcomes Research (PDF, 703KB) 
(PFA 5)