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

EPSCoR Research Infrastructure Improvement Program Track-1: (RII Track-1) 
14-558 

Centers of Research Excellence in Science and Technology (CREST) and HBCU Research Infrastructure for Science and Engineering (RISE) (CREST)
14-565

Department of Health & Human Services

National Institutes of Health

(Announcements are grouped by primary institute.)

Predoctoral Training in Biomedical Big Data Science (T32)
RFA-HG-14-004
(Multiple institutes)

Lasker Clinical Research Scholars Program (Si2)
RFA-OD-14-004
(Multiple institutes)

NIH Research Evaluation and Commercialization Hub (REACH) Awards (U01)
RFA-OD-14-005
(Multiple institutes)

Epidemiology and Prevention in Alcohol Research (R21)
PA-14-188
(NIAAA)

Epidemiology and Prevention in Alcohol Research (R03)
PA-14-189
(NIAAA)

Epidemiology and Prevention in Alcohol Research (R01)
PA-14-190
(NIAAA)

Clinical Trial Planning Grant for Interventions and Services to Improve Treatment and Prevention of HIV/AIDS (R34)
PA-14-179
(NIAID, NIMH)

Exploratory Clinical Trials of Mind and Body Interventions for NCCAM High Priority Research Topics (R34)
PAR-14-182
(NCCAM)

Clinical Trial Planning Grant for Interventions and Services to Improve Treatment and Prevention of HIV/AIDS (R34)
PA-14-179
(NIAID, NIMH)

NIDA Core "Center of Excellence" Grant Program (P30)
PAR-14-186
(NIDA)

Long-Term Retention in Care for U.S. Substance Using Populations (R34)
PA-14-222
(NIDA)

Long-Term Retention in Care for U.S. Substance Using Populations (R21)
PA-14-223
(NIDA)

Long-Term Retention in Care for U.S. Substance Using Populations (R01)
PA-14-224
(NIDA)

Environmental Contributors to Autism Spectrum Disorders (R21)
PAR-14-202
(NIEHS, NICHD, NIMH)

Environmental Contributors to Autism Spectrum Disorders (R01)
PAR-14-203
(NIEHS, NICHD, NIMH)

NLM Information Resource Grants to Reduce Health Disparities (G08)
RFA-LM-14-001
(NLM)

Confirmatory Efficacy Clinical Trials of Non-Pharmacological Interventions for Mental Disorders (R01)
RFA-MH-15-340
(NIMH)

Complex Technologies and Therapeutics Development for Mental Health Research and Practice (R41/R42)
PA-14-196
(NIMH)

Complex Technologies and Therapeutics Development for Mental Health Research and Practice (R43/R44)
PA-14-197
(NIMH)

Longitudinal Assessment of Post-traumatic Syndromes (U01)
RFA-MH-15-110
(NIMH)

NIMHD Social, Behavioral, Health Services, and Policy Research on Minority Health and Health Disparities (R01)
RFA-MD-14-004
(NIMHD)

NIMHD Basic and Applied Biomedical Research on Minority Health and Health Disparities (R01)
RFA-MD-14-005
(NIMHD)

NINDS Program Project Grant (P01)
PAR-14-183
(NINDS)

Healthy Habits: Timing for Developing Sustainable Healthy Behaviors in Children and Adolescents (R21)
PA-14-176
(NINR, OBSSR)

Healthy Habits: Timing for Developing Sustainable Healthy Behaviors in Children and Adolescents (R01)
PA-14-177
(NINR, OBSSR)

mHealth Tools for Underserved Populations with Chronic Conditions to Promote Effective Patient-Provider Communication, Adherence to Treatment and Self-Management (R21)
PA-14-181
(NINR, NIBIB)

mHealth Tools for Underserved Populations with Chronic Conditions to Promote Effective Patient-Provider Communication, Adherence to Treatment and Self-Management (R01)
PA-14-180
(NINR, NIBIB)

Administration for Children & Families

Child Development Research Fellowship Program
HHS-2014-ACF-OPRE-PH-0602

Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality

Disseminating and Implementing Evidence from Patient-Centered Outcomes Research in Clinical Practice Using Mobile Health Technology (R21)
RFA-HS-14-010

Centers for Disease Control & Prevention

Agricultural, Forestry and Fishing Safety and Health Research
RFA-OH-14-006

Health Resources & Services Administration 

Bridging the Word Gap Research Network
HRSA-14-131

Department of Agriculture

Competitive Grant to Establish a USDA Center for Behavioral Economics and Healthy Food Choice Research
FANRP2014001

Department of Defense

Research and Education Program for Historically Black Colleges and Universities and Minority-Serving Institutions (HBCU/MI) Equipment/Instrumentation
W911NF-14-R-0009  

National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency Academic Research Program
HM0210-14-BAA-0001

DoD Autism Clinical Trial Award
W81XWH-14-ARP-CTA

DoD Autism Idea Development Award
W81XWH-14-ARP-IDA

Biological Technologies
DARPA-BAA-14-38

Department of Education

National Research Center for The Education of Gifted and Talented Children and Youth
ED-GRANTS-043014-001

Department of Justice

Methodological Research to Support NIJ's Program of Research Examining Violence and Victimization of American Indian (AI) and Alaska Native (AN) Youth
NIJ-2014-3897