Notice of Special Interest: Availability of Urgent Competitive Revision and Administrative Supplements on Coronavirus Disease 2019
The National Cancer Institute is issuing this Notice of Special Interest (NOSI) to highlight the urgent need for research on Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) and the effects of its causative agent, the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), on cancer, and vice versa.
Deadlines and due dates vary. Read the full NOSI.
*NEW* The Johnson & Johnson Scholars Award Program
The Johnson & Johnson WiSTEM2D Scholars Award is a $150,000 award to support women pursuing research in STEM2D (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math, Manufacturing & Design). WiSTEM2D Scholars Award aims to fuel the development of female STEM2D leaders and feed the STEM2D talent pipeline by awarding and sponsoring women at critical points in their research careers.
University pre-proposal deadline: Aug. 31, 2020; Proposals due Oct. 14, 2020
*NEW* Addressing Racial Disparities in Cancer Care Competitive Grant Program
Together, the American Cancer Society and Pfizer Global Medical Grants have issued a Request for Proposals for the Addressing Racial Disparities in Cancer Care Competitive Grant Program. Through the program, grants will be awarded in support of quality improvement projects with the potential to reduce systemic barriers and address disparities in the delivery of cancer care impacting outcomes for Black men and women facing cancer. Grants of up to $400,000 (inclusive of both direct and indirect costs) over two years will be awarded. The total available budget related to this RFP is approximately $2 million.
Proposals due Sept. 10, 2020
*NEW* Institutional Challenge Grants
The William T. Grant Foundation's Institutional Challenge Grant encourages university-based research institutes, schools, and centers to build sustained research-practice partnerships with public agencies or nonprofit organizations in order to reduce inequality in youth outcomes. Awards are for up to $650,000.
Proposals due Sept. 10, 2020
NSF Research Traineeship
This program is designed to encourage the development and implementation of bold, new, and potentially transformative models for science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) graduate education training. The NRT program seeks proposals that explore ways for graduate students in research-based master’s and doctoral degree programs to develop the skills, knowledge, and competencies needed to pursue a range of STEM careers.
Pre-proposal deadline: Sept. 17, 2020; Proposals due Feb. 6, 2021
CRI Irvington Postdoctoral Fellowship Program
The Cancer Research Institute's Irvington Postdoctoral Fellowship Program supports qualified young scientists at leading universities and research centers around the world who wish to receive training in fundamental immunology or cancer immunology. Funding is for $50,000 - $60,000 annually for three years.
Applications due Oct. 1, 2020
Major Research Instrumentation Program
This National Sciences Foundation program serves to increase access to multi-user scientific and engineering instrumentation for research and research training in our Nation's institutions of higher education and not-for-profit scientific/engineering research organizations. Applicants may request up to $4M in proposal funding.
Pre-proposal deadline: Oct. 1, 2020; Proposals due Jan. 1, 2021
Partnerships for Innovation
The PFI program offers researchers from all disciplines of science and engineering funded by NSF the opportunity to perform translational research and technology development, catalyze partnerships and accelerate the transition of discoveries from the laboratory to the marketplace for societal benefit. Award amounts range from $50,000 to $1M+.
Pre-proposal deadline: Oct. 8, 2020; Proposals due Jan. 13, 2021
*NEW* Grants for Gastric and Esophageal Cancer Research
The DeGregorio Family Foundation seeks to promote and facilitate collaborative research on the pathogenesis, early diagnosis, and treatment of upper gastrointestinal malignancies. These grants fund up to $250,000 over 2 years from 2021 - 2023.
Proposals due Nov. 3, 2020
*NEW* Cancer Research Institute Technology Impact Award
This award provides seed funding of up to $200,000 to be used over 12 - 24 months to address the gap between technology development and clinical application of cancer immunotherapies.
Letters of intent due Nov. 15, 2020; Proposals due March 15, 2021
American Cancer Society
The American Cancer Society has a number of grants available to support cancer research ranging from post-doctoral to institutional level.
Deadlines and due dates vary.