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

Department of Health and Human Services

National Institutes of Health

Dissemination and Implementation Research in Health (R21)
PAR-13-054
(multiple institutes)

Dissemination and Implementation Research in Health (R01)
PAR-13-055
(multiple institutes)

Dissemination and Implementation Research in Health (R03)
PAR-13-056
(multiple institutes)

International Research Scientist Development Award (IRSDA) (K01)
PAR-13-072
(Fogarty)

Pain in Aging (R01)
PA-13-058
(NIA, NCCAM, NIAAA, NIDA)

Pain in Aging (R21)
PA-13-059
(NIA)

Pain in Aging (R03)
PA-13-060
(NIA)

NIA Clinical Trial Planning Grant Program (R34)
PAR-13-040
(NIA)

Interdisciplinary Complementary and Integrative Health Clinical Research Training Award (T90/R90)
PAR-13-065
(NCCAM)

Feasibility Studies to Build Collaborative Partnerships in Cancer Research (P20)
PAR-13-068
(NCI)

NIDA Research Education Program for Clinical Researchers and Clinicians (R25)
PAR-13-084
(NIDA)

Behavioral & Integrative Treatment Development Program (R01)
PA-13-077
(NIDA, NIAAA, OBSSR)

Behavioral & Integrative Treatment Development Program (R34)
PA-13-078
(NIDA, NIAAA, OBSSR) 
 
Accelerating the Pace of Drug Abuse Research Using Existing Data (R01)
PAR-13-080
(NIDA, NCI, NIAAA) 
 
Behavioral & Integrative Treatment Development Program (R03)
PA-13-079
(NIDA, NIAAA)

NIDCD Small Grant Program (R03)
PAR-13-057
(NIDCD)

NIDCD Clinical Research Center Grant (P50)
PAR-13-062
(NIDD)

Small Grants for New Investigators to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research (R03)
PAR-13-074
(NIDDK, NIMH, ODS)

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

Initiative for Maximizing Student Development (IMSD) (R25)
PAR-13-082
(NIGMS)

Postbaccalaureate Research Education Program (PREP) (R25)
PAR-13-085
(NIGMS)

Support of Competitive Research (SCORE) Research Advancement Award (SC1)
PAR-13-069
(NIGMS, NIAID, NIDCR)

Support of Competitive Research (SCORE) Pilot Project Award (SC2)
PAR-13-070
(NIGMS, NIAID, NIDCR)

Support of Competitive Research (SCORE) Research Continuance Award (SC3)
PAR-13-071
(NIGMS, NIAID, NIDCR)

Leveraging Existing Natural Experiments to Advance the Health of People with Severe Mental Illness (R24)
RFA-MH-13-140
(NIMH)

Exceptional Unconventional Research Enabling Knowledge Acceleration (EUREKA) for Neuroscience and Disorders of the Nervous System (R01)
RFA-NS-13-007
(NINDS, NIA, NIDA, NIMH)

International Traumatic Brain Injury Research Initiative: NIH Cooperative Program for Comparative Effectiveness of Clinical Tools and Therapies (U01)
RFA-NS-13-008
(NINDS, NIBIB, NIDCD)

Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality

AHRQ Mentored Clinical Scientist Research Career Development Award (K08)
(PA-13-039)

AHRQ Health Services Research Projects (R01)
(PA-13-045)

AHRQ Health Services Research Demonstration and Dissemination Grants (R18)
(PA-13-046)

Centers for Disease Control & Prevention

Quantifying Social Contact Rates and Mixing Patterns in the U.S. Population 
RFA-CK-13-004

Health Resources & Services Administration

Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics Research Network
HRSA-13-172

Life Course Research Network 
HRSA-13-173

MCH Research Network on Promoting Healthy Weight (HW-RN) among Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and other Special Health Care Needs
HRSA-13-184

R40 MCH Autism Intervention Research
HRSA-13-195

Department of Defense

Science, Technology, Engineering 
ONRBAA13-007 
[STEM education]

Department of Justice

Development of Materials Specific to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex (LGBTI) Offenders in Corrections 
13CS06