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

Dear Colleague Letter — Accelerating Integrative Research in Neuroscience and Cognitive Science (AIR-NCS)
NSF 13-067

Widening Implementation & Demonstration of Evidence-Based Reforms (WIDER)
13-552

EPSCoR Research Infrastructure Improvement Program Track-1: (RII Track-1)
13-549

Small Business Technology Transfer Program Phase I Solicitation FY-2014 (STTR)
13-547

Small Business Innovation Research Program Phase I Solicitation FY-2014 (SBIR)
13-546

Department of Helath and Human Services

National Institutes of Health

Limited Competition: Revision Applications for Basic Social and Behavioral Research on the Social, Cultural, Biological, and Psychological Mechanisms of Stigma (R01)
RFA-MD-13-005
(OppNet: All institutes)

Development of Animal Models and Related Biological Materials for Research (R21)
PA-13-145
(Office of Research Infrastructure Programs)

Aging Research Dissertation Awards to Increase Diversity (R36)
PAR-13-152
(NIA)

Secondary Analyses of Existing Data Sets and Stored Biospecimens to Address Clinical Aging Research Questions (R01)
PA-13-168
(NIA)

Development and Characterization of Animal Models for Aging Research (R01)
PA-13-155
(NIA, NIDCD)

Development and Characterization of Animal Models for Aging Research (R21)
PA-13-156
(NIA, NIDCD)

Alcohol Use Disorders: Treatment, Services, and Recovery Research (R01)
PA-13-160
(NIAAA)

Alcohol Use Disorders: Treatment, Services, and Recovery Research (R21)
PA-13-161
(NIAAA)

Alcohol Use Disorders: Treatment, Services, and Recovery Research (R03)
PA-13-162
(NIAAA)

Research on Comparative Effectiveness and Implementation of HIV/AIDS and Alcohol Interventions (R01)
RFA-AA-13-003
(NIAAA)

Research on Comparative Effectiveness and Implementation of HIV/AIDS and Alcohol Interventions (R21)
RFA-AA-13-004
(NIAAA)

NCI Exploratory/Developmental Research Grant Program (NCI Omnibus R21)
PAR-13-146
(NCI)

Drug Abuse Dissertation Research (R36)
PAR-13-182
(NIDA)

Advancing Exceptional Research on HIV/AIDS (R01)
RFA-DA-14-003
(NIDA)

NIDA Mentored Clinical Scientists Development Program Award in Drug Abuse and Addiction (K12)
PAR-13-163
(NIDA)

Addressing Health Disparities in NIDDK Diseases (R01)
PA-13-183
(NIDDK)

Home and Family Based Approaches for the Prevention or Management of Overweight or Obesity in Early Childhood (R01)
PA-13-153
(NIDDK, NHLBI, NICHD, OBSSR)

Home and Family Based Approaches for the Prevention or Management of Overweight or Obesity in Early Childhood (R21)
PA-13-154
(NIDDK, NHLBI, NICHD, OBSSR) 

Innovative Research Methods: Prevention and Management of Symptoms in Chronic Illness (R01)
PA-13-165
(NINR, NCI)

Innovative Research Methods: Prevention and Management of Symptoms in Chronic Illness (R15)
PA-13-166
(NINR, NCI) 
 
Innovative Research Methods: Prevention and Management of Symptoms in Chronic Illness (R21)
(PA-13-167)
(NINR, NCI)

Administration for Children & Families

Early Care and Education Research Scholars: Child Care Research Scholars
HHS-2013-ACF-OPRE-YE-0577

Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality 

AHRQ Patient-Centered Outcomes Research (PCOR) Mentored Clinical Investigator Award (K08)
PA-13-180

AHRQ Patient-Centered Outcomes Research (PCOR) Mentored Research Scientist Development Award (K01)
PA-13-181

Centers for Disease Control & Prevention

Using Evidence from Science and Community Practice to Develop Web- and other Technology-Based Tools for HIV Treatment Service Provider Organizations to Improve Linkage, Retention, and Re-Engagement of HIV-Positive Persons in Care
CDC-RFA-PS13-1311 

Occupational Safety and Health Research (R01)
PAR-13-129

Department of Agriculture

Women and Minorities in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Fields Program (WAMS)
USDA-NIFA-WAMS-004209
(Includes childhood obesity research.)

Department of Justice

Native American Crime, Victimization, and Justice Studies: Postdoctoral Fellowship (PDF, 163KB) 
NIJ-2013-3491

Research and Evaluation on Radicalization to Violent Extremism in the United States (PDF, 178KB) 
NIJ-2013-3489

W.E.B. Du Bois Fellowship for Research on Race, Gender, Culture, and Crime FY 2013 (PDF, 162KB) 
NIJ-2013-3460

Research on Offender Decision-Making (PDF, 159KB) 
NIJ-2013-3454

Research and Evaluation on White Collar Crime (PDF, 171KB) 
NIJ-2013-3453

Social Security Administration

Retirement Research Consortium
RRC-RRC-13-1001