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

Centers of Research Excellence in Science and Technology (CREST) and HBCU Research Infrastructure for Science and Engineering (RISE)
13-533

Department of Health and Human Services

PHS 2013-02 Omnibus Solicitation of the NIH, CDC, FDA and ACF for Small Business Innovation Research Grant Applications (Parent SBIR [R43/R44])
PA-13-088
(NIH, CDC, FDA, ACF)

National Institutes of Health

PHS 2013-02 Omnibus Solicitation of the NIH for Small Business Technology Transfer Grant Applications (Parent STTR [R41/R42])
PA-13-089
(all institutes/centers)

NIH Summer Research Experience Programs (R25)
PAR-13-104
(multiple institutes)

Human Heredity and Health in Africa (H3Africa): Ethical, Legal, and Societal Issues (ELSI) Research Program (U01)
RFA-RM-13-005
(Common Fund)

Limited Competition: Global Health Research and Research Training eCapacity Initiative (R25)
PAR-13-107
(Fogarty)

Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Research Centers 2013 (U54)
RFA-HD-13-002
(NICHD)

School Nutrition and Physical Activity Policies, Obesogenic Behaviors, and Weight Outcomes (R21)
PA-13-098
(NICHD, NCI, NHLBI, OBSSR)

School Nutrition and Physical Activity Policies, Obesogenic Behaviors and Weight Outcomes (R03)
PA-13-099
(NICHD, NCI, OBSSR)

School Nutrition and Physical Activity Policies, Obesogenic Behaviors and Weight Outcomes (R01)
PA-13-100
(NICHD, NCI, NHLBI, OBSSR)

Prevention and Health Promotion Interventions to Prevent Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse and Associated Physical and Psychological Health Problems in U.S. Military Personnel, Veterans and their Families (R01)
RFA-DA-13-012
(NIDA, NIAAA, Department of Defense)

Prevention and Health Promotion Interventions to Prevent Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse and Associated Physical and Psychological Health Problems in U.S. Military Personnel, Veterans and their Families (R34)
RFA-DA-13-013
(NIDA, NIAAA, NCCAM, Department of Defense)

Disorders of Human Communication: Effectiveness, Outcomes and Health Services Research (R01)
PA-13-102
(NIDCD)

Disorders of Human Communication: Effectiveness, Outcomes and Health Services Research (R21)
PA-13-103
(NIDCD)

Obesity Policy Evaluation Research (R01)
PA-13-110
(NIDDK, NCI, NHLBI, NIA, NICHD, OBSSR)

Clinical Neuroscience and Entertainment Software Pilot Partnership Program to Develop Neuropsychiatric Interventions (R43/R44)
RFA-MH-14-010
(NIMH)

NIMHD Minority Health and Health Disparities International Research Training (T37)
RFA-MD-13-002
(NIMHD)

Administration on Aging

University Centers for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities 
HHS-2013-ACL-AIDD-DD-0041 

Research Grants for Preventing Violence and Violence Related Injury 
RFA-CE-13-002

Department of Defense

United States Army Research Institute for the Behavioral and Social Sciences - Broad Agency Announcement for Basic, Applied, and Advanced Scientific Research (FY13-18) 
W911NF-13-R-0001 

Research Interests of the Air Force Office of Scientific Research 
BAA-AFOSR-2013-0001 

DoD Applied Research and Advanced Technology Development Psychological Health Award 
W81XWH-13-MOMJPC5-ARATDPHA

DoD Injury Prevention, Physiological and Environmental Health Award (IPPEHA)
W81XWH-13-MOMJPC5-IPPEHA 

Department of Education

Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects and Centers Program: Minority-Serving Institution Field-Initiated Projects (Research) 
ED-GRANTS-011413-001

Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects and Centers Program: Minority-Serving Institutions Field Initiated Projects (Development) 
ED-GRANTS-011413-002

Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects and Centers Program: Minority-Serving Institution Advanced Rehabilitation Research Training Projects 
ED-GRANTS-020113-001

Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Service (OSERS): National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR): Research Fellowships Program 
ED-GRANTS-011713-002

Department of Justice

Evaluating the Effectiveness of State, Local and Tribal Responses to Violence Committed Against Indian Women Living in Tribal Communities (PDF, 171KB)
NIJ-2013-3461

Research on Firearms and Violence (PDF, 151KB)
NIJ–2013–3455

Research and Evaluation on Justice Systems: Investigator-Initiated (PDF, 172KB)
NIJ-2013-3450 
 
Research and Evaluation on Policing (PDF, 206KB)
NIJ-2013-3449

The Impact of Probation/Parole Officer Home Visits on Offender Outcomes (PDF, 159KB)
NIJ-2013-3447

Research and Evaluation on the Impact of Social Media on Policing (PDF, 165KB)
NIJ-2013-3446

Research and Evaluation on Violence Against Women: Teen Dating Violence, Sexual Violence, and Intimate Partner Violence - FY 2013 (PDF, 190KB)
NIJ-2013-3445

Research on Teen Dating Violence in Understudied Populations: Postdoctoral Fellowship FY 2013 (PDF, 155KB)
NIJ-2013-3444

Applied Technology Research and Development for Criminal Justice Purposes (PDF, 166KB)
NIJ-2013-3441

Applied Technology Research and Development to Optimize Criminal Justice Use of Social Media in the “Web 3.0” Environment (PDF, 165KB) 
NIJ-2013-3439

Establishing a National Criminal Justice Technology Research, Test, and Evaluation Center (PDF, 171KB) 
NIJ-2013-3386

Office of the Director of National Intelligence

Office of Smart Collection Office Wide - Broad Agency Announcement (BAA)
IARPA-BAA-13-01

Office of Incisive Analysis Office Wide - Broad Agency Announcement (BAA)
IARPA-BAA-13-02

Office of Safe and Secure Operations Office Wide Broad Agency Announcement (BAA)
IARPA-BAA-13-03

Knowledge Representation in Neural Systems (KRNS) Broad Agency Annoucement
IARPA-BAA-12-05

Metaphor Program - Broad Agency Announcement (BAA)
IARPA-BAA-11-04