Research Funding

Federal research funding opportunities for psychology

March 2014

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

Small Business Innovation Research Program Phase I Solicitation (SBIR)
14-539

Critical Techniques and Technologies for Advancing Big Data Science & Engineering (BIGDATA)
14-543

Dear Colleague Letter: Stimulating Research Related to the Science of Broadening Participation
14-038

Department of Health & Human Services

National Institutes of Health

(Announcements are grouped by primary institute.)

Parent fellowship applications (multiple institutes):

Empirical Research on Ethical Issues Related to Central IRBs and Consent for Research Using Clinical Records and Data (R01)
RFA-OD-14-002
(Multiple institutes)

Behavioral Interventions to Address Multiple Chronic Health Conditions in Primary Care (R01)
PA-14-114
(Multiple institutes)

Technologies for Healthy Independent Living (R01)
PAR-14-118
(Multiple institutes)

Design and Development of Novel Technologies for Healthy Independent Living (R21)
PAR-14-119
(Multiple institutes)

Early Stage Development of Technologies in Biomedical Computing, Informatics, and Big Data Science (R43/R44)
PA-14-154
(Multiple institutes)

Early Stage Development of Technologies in Biomedical Computing, Informatics, and Big Data Science (R01) 
PA-14-155
(Multiple institutes)

Extended Development, Hardening and Dissemination of Technologies in Biomedical Computing, Informatics and Big Data Science (R01) 
PA-14-156
(Multiple institutes)

Early Stage Development of Technologies in Biomedical Computing, Informatics, and Big Data Science (R41/R42) 
PA-14-157
(Multiple institutes)

Neuroimmune Mechanisms of Alcohol Related Disorders (R21)
PA-14-138
(NIAAA)

Neuroimmune Mechanisms of Alcohol Related Disorders (R01)
PA-14-139
(NIAAA)

Development and Translation of Medical Technologies to Reduce Health Disparities (SBIR) (R43/R44) 
RFA-EB-14-001
(NIBIB, NIMHD)

Feasibility Studies to Build Collaborative Partnerships in Cancer Research (P20)
PAR-14-152
(NCI)

Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Research Centers 2014 (U54)
RFA-HD-14-012
(NICHD)

NIDA Avant-Garde Award Program for HIV/AIDS and Drug Use Research (DP1)
RFA-DA-15-004
(NIDA)

Synthetic Psychoactive Drugs and Strategic Approaches to Counteract Their Deleterious Effects (R03) 
PAR-14-104
(NIDA)

Synthetic Psychoactive Drugs and Strategic Approaches to Counteract Their Deleterious Effects (R21) 
PAR-14-105
(NIDA)

Synthetic Psychoactive Drugs and Strategic Approaches to Counteract Their Deleterious Effects (R01) 
PAR-14-106
(NIDA)

Prevention and Treatment of Substance Using Populations with or at Risk for HCV (R34)
PA-14-135
(NIDA)

Prevention and Treatment of Substance Using Populations with or at Risk for HCV (R21)
PA-14-136
(NIDA)

Prevention and Treatment of Substance Using Populations with or at Risk for HCV (R01)  
PA-14-137
(NIDA)

Prevention and Treatment of Substance Using Populations with or at Risk for HCV (R01)  
PA-14-137
(NIDA)

Establishing Behavioral and Social Measures for Causal Pathway Research in Dental, Oral and Craniofacial Health (R01)
PAR-14-143
(NIDCR)

Establishing Behavioral and Social Measures for Causal Pathway Research in Dental, Oral and Craniofacial Health (R21)
PAR-14-144
(NIDCR)

Initiative for Maximizing Student Development (IMSD) (R25)
PAR-14-121
(NIGMS)

Silvio O. Conte Centers for Basic or Translational Mental Health Research (P50)
PAR-14-120
(NIMH)

Exploratory Clinical Trials of Novel Interventions for Mental Disorders (R21/R33) 
RFA-MH-15-300
(NIMH)

Exploratory Clinical Trials of Novel Interventions for Mental Disorders (R33)
RFA-MH-15-310
(NIMH)

Clinical Trials to Test the Effectiveness of Treatment, Preventive, and Services Interventions (R01)
RFA-MH-15-320
(NIMH)

Clinical Trials to Test the Effectiveness of Treatment, Preventive, and Services Interventions (Collaborative R01)
RFA-MH-15-325
(NIMH)

Pilot Effectiveness Studies and Services Research Grants (R34) 
RFA-MH-15-330
(NIMH)

Strengthening Adherence to Antiretroviral-Based HIV Treatment and Prevention (R21)
PA-14-125
(NIMH, NIAID)

Strengthening Adherence to Antiretroviral-Based HIV Treatment and Prevention (R01)
PA-14-126
(NIMH, NIAID)

Targeted Basic Behavioral and Social Science and Intervention Development for HIV Prevention and Care (R01)
PA-14-127
(NIMH, NIAID)

Targeted Basic Behavioral and Social Science and Intervention Development for HIV Prevention and Care (R21)
PA-14-128
(NIMH, NIAID)

Improving Delivery of HIV Prevention and Treatment through Implementation Science and Translational Research (R21)
PA-14-129
(NIMH, NIAID)

Accelerating Improvements in the HIV Care Continuum (R21)
PA-14-130
(NIMH, NIAID)

Improving Delivery of HIV Prevention and Treatment through Implementation Science and Translational Research (R01)
PA-14-131
(NIMH, NIAID)

Accelerating Improvements in the HIV Care Continuum (R01)
PA-14-132
(NIMH, NIAID)

Advancing Structural Level Interventions Through Enhanced Understanding of Social Determinants in HIV Prevention and Care (R01)
PA-14-133
(NIMH, NIAID)

Advancing Structural Level Interventions Through Enhanced Understanding of Social Determinants in HIV Prevention and Care (R21)
PA-14-134
(NIMH, NIAID)

Temporal Dynamics of Neurophysiological Patterns as Potential Targets for Treating Cognitive Deficits in Brain Disorders (R01) 
PAR-14-153
(NIMH, NINDS)

Temporal Dynamics of Neurophysiological Patterns as Potential Targets for Treating Cognitive Deficits in Brain Disorders (R21) 
PAR-14-158
(NIMH, NINDS)

Family-Centered Self-Management of Chronic Conditions (R01)
PA-14-112
(NINR)

Family-Centered Self-Management of Chronic Conditions (R21)
PA-14-113
(NINR)

Community Partnerships to Advance Research (CPAR) (R15)
PA-14-140
(NINR)

Community Partnerships to Advance Research (CPAR) (R21)
PA-14-141
(NINR)

Community Partnerships to Advance Research (CPAR) (R01)
PA-14-142
(NINR)

Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality

Accelerating the Dissemination and Implementation of PCOR Findings into Primary Care Practice (R18)
RFA-HS-14-008

Evaluation of AHRQ Initiative to Accelerate the Dissemination and Implementation of PCOR Findings into Primary Care (R01)
RFA-HS-14-009

Centers for Disease Control & Prevention

National Center of Excellence for the Prevention of Childhood Agricultural Injury (U54)
RFA-OH-14-005

Health Resources & Services Administration

MCH Health Care Transitions Research Network (HCT-RN) for Youth and Young Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD)
HRSA-14-036

R40 MCH Autism Intervention Research Program
HRSA-14-037

R40 MCH Autism Secondary Data Analysis Studies (SDAS) Program
HRSA-14-125

R40 MCH Autism Longitudinal Data Project
HRSA-14-127

Department of Agriculture

Women and Minorities in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Fields Program (WAMS)
USDA-NIFA-WAMS-004491
[includes obesity research]

Agriculture and Food Research Initiative — Childhood Obesity Prevention
USDA-NIFA-AFRI-004492

Department of Defense

Human-Centered Intelligence, Surveillance
BAA-HPW-RHX-2014-0001

Research Interests of the Air Force Office of Scientific Research
BAA-AFOSR-2014-0001
[includes decision-making research]

Department of Education

Advanced Rehabilitation Research Training (ARRT) Program: Health and Function
ED-GRANTS-021314-004

Advanced Rehabilitation Research Training (ARRT) Program: Community Living and Participation
ED-GRANTS-021314-002

National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR): Research Fellowships Program
ED-GRANTS-021314-001

Office of Innovation and Improvement (OII): Arts in Education Model Development and Dissemination Program
ED-GRANTS-022514-001

Department of Homeland Security

2014 DHS Scientific Leadership Awards for Minority Serving Institutions (MSI) Granting Bachelor Degrees
DHS-14-ST-062-001

Department of Justice

Graduate Research Fellowship Program in the Social and Behavioral Sciences 
NIJ-2014-3739

Postdoctoral Fellowship: Dating Abuse Among Adolescents and Young Adults
NIJ-2014-3742

Building and Enhancing Criminal Justice Researcher-Practitioner Partnerships
NIJ-2014-3724

Research and Evaluation on Children Exposed to Violence
NIJ-2014-3745

Research and Evaluation on Firearms and Violence
NIJ-2014-3746

Research on Gangs and Gang Violence
NIJ-2014-3747

Research and Evaluation on the Abuse, Neglect, and Exploitation of Elderly Individuals
NIJ-2014-3750

Research and Evaluation on Domestic Radicalization to Violent Extremism
NIJ-2014-3751

Research on Offender Decision-Making and Desistance From Crime
NIJ-2014-3752

Department of State 

Funding Opportunity Announcement for Research Projects to Strengthen Evidence-Based Humanitarian Decision Making by PRM and its Partners Worldwide
PRM-PRMOAPGL-14-001
(Bureau of Population, Refugees & Migration)

Funding Opportunity Announcement for proposals to lead a strategic visioning process around strengthening global prevention and response to gender-based violence in humanitarian emergencies
PRM-PRMOAPGL-14-002
(Bureau of Population, Refugees & Migration)

Agency for International Development

All Children Reading: Round 2
ACR-GC2

Solicitation for Conflict Mitigation and Reconciliation Programs and Activities
APS-OAA-14-000003

Project SOAR
RFA-OAA-14-00026
(Supporting Operational AIDS Research)

National Endowment for the Humanities

Fellowships for Advanced Social Science Research on Japan
20140501-FO