Some Thoughts on Cybersecurity – Part 1
Working from home is the new reality for many people these days. As part of this new world, we are using our internet tools more and more, challenging the safety and security of these electronic systems likely to a degree not seen before. It is with that in mind that I would like to take a few minutes in this, and upcoming, posts reminding everybody about the importance of cybersafety in our online lives.     Imagine this scenario: Last night, unknown intruders vandalized the office suite next door.  They shattered glass, busted locked doors open, rifled through drawers, and stole some computer...
Source: NIH Extramural Nexus - April 9, 2020 Category: Research Authors: Mike Lauer Tags: blog Open Mike COVID-19 cybersecurity Source Type: funding

Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Supporting Research Education in High-Priority Intervention and Services Research Areas for Mentoring Networks for Mental Health Research Education and Short Courses for Mental Health Related Research
Notice NOT-MH-20-041 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts (Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA))
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - April 8, 2020 Category: Research Source Type: funding

Advanced Nursing Education Nurse Practitioner Residency Integration Program
Grants to prepare new nurse practitioners for primary care or behavioral health practice in integrated, community-based settings, through expansions and/or enhancements to existing 12-month Nurse Practitioner Residency (NPR) programs. Priority is given to projects that benefit rural and underserved populations. Geographic coverage: Nationwide -- Bureau of Health Workforce, Health Resources and Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (Source: Funding opportunities via the Rural Health Information Hub)
Source: Funding opportunities via the Rural Health Information Hub - April 7, 2020 Category: American Health Source Type: funding

Dear Colleague Letter: Cybersecurity Education in the Age of Artificial Intelligence
Available Formats: HTML: https://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2020/nsf20072/nsf20072.jsp?WT.mc_id=USNSF_25&WT.mc_ev=clickPDF: https://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2020/nsf20072/nsf20072.pdf?WT.mc_id=USNSF_25&WT.mc_ev=clickDocument Number: nsf20072This is an NSF Program Announcements and Information item. (Source: NSF Program Announcements and Information)
Source: NSF Program Announcements and Information - April 7, 2020 Category: Science Source Type: funding

Nurse Education, Practice, Quality and Retention Simulation Education Training Program
Funding to enhance nursing education and strengthen the nursing workforce through experiential learning opportunities, including the use of simulation-based technology to improve the health of patients, families, and communities in rural and medically underserved areas experiencing diseases and conditions that affect public health. Geographic coverage: Nationwide -- Health Resources and Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (Source: AIDS and HIV funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: AIDS and HIV funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - April 6, 2020 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: funding

NIH Science Education Partnership Award (SEPA) (R25 - Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
Funding Opportunity PAR-20-153 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts. The NIH Research Education Program (R25) supports research education activities in the mission areas of the NIH. The over-arching goal of this R25 program is to support educational activities that complement and/or enhance the training of a workforce to meet the nations biomedical, behavioral and clinical research needs. Information on current SEPA projects can be found at: https://www.nigms.nih.gov/Research/crcb/sepa/Pages/default.aspx ?and http://nihsepa.org. Applicants are strongly encouraged to consult with the SEPA Scientific/Research Contact...
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - March 30, 2020 Category: Research Source Type: funding

Special Topic Research Education Course: Exploring Auditory and Vestibular Biology (R25 - Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
Funding Opportunity RFA-DC-20-001 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts. The over-arching goal of this NIDCD R25 program is to support educational activities that foster a better understanding of biomedical research and its implications in the areas of auditory and vestibular research. The complexity of auditory and vestibular biology processes provide our hearing and balance function. Interruption of these processes may occur from a variety of factors, including genetic, environmental and pathogenic agents, and often results in the loss of hearing and balance function. While loss or impairment of these functions ar...
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - March 23, 2020 Category: Research Source Type: funding

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Foundation Healthy Start Grants
Grants for projects focused on the social determinants of health, specifically access to quality early childhood care and education in rural and underserved areas of Minnesota. Geographic coverage: Minnesota -- Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Foundation (Source: Funding opportunities via the Rural Health Information Hub)
Source: Funding opportunities via the Rural Health Information Hub - March 19, 2020 Category: American Health Source Type: funding

Computer Science for All (CSforAll: Research and RPPs)
Full Proposal Deadline Date: April 13, 2020 Program Guidelines: NSF 20-539This program aims to provide all U.S. students with the opportunity to participate in computer science (CS) and computational thinking (CT) education in their schools at the preK-12 levels. With this solicitation, the National Science Foundation (NSF) focuses on both research and researcher-practitioner partnerships (RPPs) that foster the research and development needed to bring CS and CT to all schools. Specifically, this solicitation aims to provide (1) high school ...More at https://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=505359&WT.mc_id=USNS...
Source: NSF Upcoming Due Dates - March 14, 2020 Category: Science Source Type: funding

COVID-19 Resources for Applicants and Recipients of NIH Funding
The NIH is deeply concerned for the health and safety of people involved in NIH research, and about the effects on the biomedical enterprise in the areas affected by the HHS declared public health emergency for COVID-19. This is a rapidly evolving situation, and we are aware that many institutions are taking a variety of “social distancing” measures, including switching to telework and cancelling or postponing classes and non-essential meetings.  Due to the potential exceptional impact of the declared public health emergency, we want to assure our recipient community that NIH will be doing our part to ...
Source: NIH Extramural Nexus - March 13, 2020 Category: Research Authors: Mike Lauer Tags: blog Open Mike Uncategorized applicants COVID-19 natural disasters Source Type: funding

Kidney Technology Development Research Education Program (R25 - Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
Funding Opportunity RFA-DK-20-006 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts. This FOA encourages applications from institutions that propose to establish research experiences in kidney technology development. Successful programs should include a collaborative capstone research or design project(s), innovative and/or ground-breaking technology development, multidisciplinary/interdisciplinary teamwork, education in entrepreneurship, product development and navigating regulatory pathways, and clinical immersion. The intent of this FOA is to recruit undergraduate students as participants and to engage students from engineer...
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - March 11, 2020 Category: Research Source Type: funding

Kidney Technology Development Research Education Program (R25 - Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
This FOA encourages applications from institutions that propose to establish research experiences in kidney technology development. Successful programs should include a collaborative capstone research or design project(s), innovative and/or ground-breaking technology development, multidisciplinary/interdisciplinary teamwork, education in entrepreneurship, product development and navigating regulatory pathways, and clinical immersion. The intent of this FOA is to recruit undergraduate students as participants and to engage students from engineering and technical domains, but applicants may also propose the inclusion of medi...
Source: NIDDK Funding Opportunities - March 11, 2020 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: funding

Dear Colleague Letter: Undergraduate Research Experiences in Advanced Technological Education (ATE-URE)
Available Formats: HTML: https://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2020/nsf20054/nsf20054.jsp?WT.mc_id=USNSF_25&WT.mc_ev=clickPDF: https://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2020/nsf20054/nsf20054.pdf?WT.mc_id=USNSF_25&WT.mc_ev=clickDocument Number: nsf20054This is an NSF Program Announcements and Information item. (Source: NSF Program Announcements and Information)
Source: NSF Program Announcements and Information - March 7, 2020 Category: Science Source Type: funding

Research Education Program Grants for CryoEM and CryoET Curriculum Development (R25 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
Funding Opportunity RFA-RM-20-010 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts. The NIH Research Education Program (R25) supports research education activities in the mission areas of the NIH. The over-arching goal of this Common Fund R25 program is to support educational activities that complement and/or enhance the training of a workforce to meet the nations biomedical, behavioral and clinical research needs. To accomplish the stated over-arching goal, this FOA will support creative educational activities with a primary focus on Curriculum or Methods Development in cryoelectron microscopy (cryoEM) and cryoelectron tomogr...
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - March 5, 2020 Category: Research Source Type: funding

Rural Experiences for Health Professions Students Summer Experience Program
A program that places clinical psychology, master of social work, physician, physician assistant, medical laboratory science, nurse practitioner, pharmacy, nursing, physical and occupational therapy students from South Dakota in a 4-week experience with preceptors established in rural or frontier areas of South Dakota. Geographic coverage: South Dakota -- Yankton Rural Area Health Education Center (Source: Funding opportunities via the Rural Health Information Hub)
Source: Funding opportunities via the Rural Health Information Hub - March 2, 2020 Category: American Health Source Type: funding

International Research and education Network Connections (IRNC)
Full Proposal Deadline Date: April 1, 2020 Program Guidelines: NSF 20-535The International Research and education Network Connections (IRNC) Base program supports high-performance network connectivity required by international science and engineering research and education collaborations involving the NSF research community. High-performance network connections and infrastructure funded by this program are intended to support science and engineering research and education applications, and preference will be given to solutions that provide the best economy of ...More at https://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=5033...
Source: NSF Upcoming Due Dates - March 2, 2020 Category: Science Source Type: funding

Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Availability of Administrative Supplements for NNLM All of Us Community Engagement Center and the All of Us Training and Education Center.
Notice NOT-LM-20-006 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts (Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA))
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - February 19, 2020 Category: Research Source Type: funding

Training Modules to Enhance the Rigor, Reproducibility and Responsible Conduct of Biomedical Data Science Research (R25 - Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
Funding Opportunity RFA-GM-20-001 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts. To accomplish the stated over-arching goal, this FOA will support creative educational activities with a primary focus on developing courses for skills development - specifically, exportable training modules designed to enhance the rigor, reproducibility, and responsible conduct of biomedical data science research, targeted to trainees and researchers at any career level. (Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA))
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - February 18, 2020 Category: Research Source Type: funding

Notice of NLM Participation in PAR-19-342 "Maximizing Opportunities for Scientific and Academic Independent Careers (MOSAIC) Institutionally-Focused Research Education Award to Promote Diversity (UE5 - Clinical Trial Not Allowed)".
Notice NOT-LM-20-008 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts (Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA))
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - February 13, 2020 Category: Research Source Type: funding

Optimizing Natural Systems for Remediation: Utilizing Innovative Materials Science Approaches to Enhance Bioremediation (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
Funding Opportunity RFA-ES-20-004 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts. The National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) invites qualified investigators from domestic institutions of higher education to submit an application for Superfund Research Program (SRP) R01 Individual Research Project grant program. This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) focuses on research that will advance effectiveness of bioremediation through incorporation of advanced, novel materials science approaches. Bioremediation refers to the use of biota (bacteria, algae, fungi, plants, etc.) to reduce or detoxify hazardous ...
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - February 13, 2020 Category: Research Source Type: funding

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) for Improving Undergraduate STEM Education: Education and Human Resources (IUSE: EHR)
Available Formats: HTML: https://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2020/nsf20043/nsf20043.jsp?WT.mc_id=USNSF_25&WT.mc_ev=clickPDF: https://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2020/nsf20043/nsf20043.pdf?WT.mc_id=USNSF_25&WT.mc_ev=clickDocument Number: nsf20043Public Comment: These Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) refer to program solicitation NSF 19-601.This is an NSF Program Announcements and Information item. (Source: NSF Program Announcements and Information)
Source: NSF Program Announcements and Information - February 12, 2020 Category: Science Source Type: funding

Research Centers in Minority Institutions (RCMI) (U54)- Clinical Trials Optional
Funding Opportunity RFA-MD-20-006 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts. The purpose of the Research Centers in Minority Institutions (RCMI) Program is to expand the national capacity for research in the health sciences by providing cooperative agreement support to institutions that offer doctorate degrees in the health professions or in a health-related science and have a historical and current commitment to educating underrepresented students, and for institutions that deliver health care services, providing clinical services to medically underserved communities. The primary goals of the RCMI specialized centers a...
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - February 11, 2020 Category: Research Source Type: funding

21st Annual HHS Small Business Program Conference: Empowering Innovation
The 21st Annual U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Small Business Programs Conference, scheduled for April 28-30, 2020 at the Luxor Hotel Las Vegas will be hosted by University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV). This annual conference is the cornerstone of HHS’s Congressionally-mandated outreach efforts for small business. Attendees discover how to: Successfully submit an applicationApproach partners and investorsAccess the technical assistance programs HHS offer’s to awardeesDiscuss specific questions with HHS SBIR and STTR subject-matter experts With a conference focus on “Empowering Inn...
Source: NIH Extramural Nexus - February 5, 2020 Category: Research Authors: NIH Staff Tags: Calendar SBIR small business Source Type: funding

U.S. Administration on Aging National Resource Centers on Older Indians, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaii Programs
Funding for National Resource Centers on Native American Elders that will concentrate on the development and provision of technical information and expertise and best practices for Indian tribal organizations, Native American communities, educational institutions, and professionals and paraprofessionals in the field. Geographic coverage: Nationwide -- Administration for Community Living, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (Source: Funding opportunities via the Rural Health Information Hub)
Source: Funding opportunities via the Rural Health Information Hub - February 5, 2020 Category: American Health Source Type: funding

Minnesota Navigator Outreach and Enrollment Grant Program
Grants for outreach, education, and enrollment/renewal of Minnesota residents in healthcare coverage through MNsure. Geographic coverage: Minnesota -- MNsure.org, State of Minnesota (Source: Funding opportunities via the Rural Health Information Hub)
Source: Funding opportunities via the Rural Health Information Hub - February 4, 2020 Category: American Health Source Type: funding

Involved in Lab Animal Care and Use Programs? Upcoming ICARE Academy Workshops Are for You!
Looking to better understand research animal welfare, federal regulations related to the care and use of animals in research, and IACUC oversight issues? Then the Interagency Collaborative Animal Research Education (ICARE) Academy is for you. The 2-day Introduction to IACUC Function workshop is for those IACUC and animal program personnel who are new to the program, newly promoted, or those looking for a review of federal standards. Sponsored by NIH OLAW, USDA APHIS, FDA, BARDA, NSF and VA, the workshop will introduce you to the regulations and guidelines of the US federal agencies that oversee animal welfare at resear...
Source: NIH Extramural Nexus - February 3, 2020 Category: Research Authors: NIH Staff Tags: Calendar Animal Welfare ICARE Source Type: funding

Montana AHEC MedStart Summer Camp
A health career exploration summer camp for high school students in Montana who are current sophomores and juniors. Scholarships are available for students who come from disadvantaged backgrounds, low-income families, rural areas, minorities, or who will be first in their family to attend college. Geographic coverage: Montana -- Montana Area Health Education Center (Source: Funding opportunities via the Rural Health Information Hub)
Source: Funding opportunities via the Rural Health Information Hub - January 29, 2020 Category: American Health Source Type: funding

EHR Core Research (ECR): Building Capacity in STEM Education Research (ECR: BCSER) (ECR: BCSER)
Full Proposal Deadline Date: February 28, 2020 Program Guidelines: NSF 20-521ECR’s Building Capacity for STEM Education Research (ECR: BCSER) solicitation supports projects that build individuals’ capacity to carry out high quality STEM education research that will enhance the nation’s STEM education enterprise and broaden the pool of researchers that can conduct fundamental research in STEM learning and learning environments, broadening participation in STEM fields, and STEM workforce development. Specifically, ECR: BCSER supports ...More at https://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=505645&WT...
Source: NSF Upcoming Due Dates - January 29, 2020 Category: Science Source Type: funding

Partnerships for Opportunity and Workforce and Economic Revitalization in Coal-Affected Appalachia (POWER)
Funding for workforce and economic revitalization activities in communities and regions that have been affected by job losses in coal mining, coal power plant operations, and coal-related supply chain industries. Priorities include strengthening the healthcare sector, educational attainment, substance abuse response, and broadband. Geographic coverage: Available in specific counties in 11 states. -- Appalachian Regional Commission (Source: Funding opportunities via the Rural Health Information Hub)
Source: Funding opportunities via the Rural Health Information Hub - January 29, 2020 Category: American Health Source Type: funding

Arkansas Rural Health Initiative for Substance Use Disorder
Funding to create comprehensive and innovative approaches for programs and services throughout Arkansas to combat substance misuse, overdoses, and opioid related harms, with the focus of ensuring all Arkansans have equal access to a continuum of education, prevention, substance misuse services, and support within their communities. Geographic coverage: Arkansas -- Arkansas Department of Health (Source: Funding opportunities via the Rural Health Information Hub)
Source: Funding opportunities via the Rural Health Information Hub - January 27, 2020 Category: American Health Source Type: funding

NIMH Research Education Programs for Psychiatry Residents (R25- Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
Funding Opportunity PAR-20-094 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts. The NIH Research Education Program (R25) supports research education activities in the mission areas of the NIH. The over-arching goal of this R25 program is to support educational activities that help recruit individuals with specific specialty or disciplinary backgrounds to research careers in biomedical, behavioral and clinical sciences. (Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA))
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - January 16, 2020 Category: Research Source Type: funding

NIMH Mentoring Networks for Mental Health Research Education (R25 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
Funding Opportunity PAR-20-080 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts. The NIH Research Education Program (R25) supports research education activities in the mission areas of the NIH. The over-arching goal of this R25 program is to support educational activities that complement and/or enhance the training of a workforce to meet the nations biomedical, behavioral and clinical research needs. (Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA))
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - January 16, 2020 Category: Research Source Type: funding

Development of Research Education Resources for Geriatrics-Related Translational and Clinical Scientists (R25 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
Funding Opportunity PAR-20-095 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts. The NIH Research Education Program (R25) supports research education activities in the mission areas of the NIH. The over-arching goal of this R25 program is to support educational activities that complement and/or enhance the training of a workforce to meet the nations biomedical, behavioral and clinical research needs. (Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA))
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - January 16, 2020 Category: Research Source Type: funding

NIMH Short Courses for Mental Health Related Research (R25 -Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
Funding Opportunity PAR-20-096 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts. The NIH Research Education Program (R25) supports research education activities in the mission areas of the NIH. The over-arching goal of this R25 program is to support educational activities that complement and/or enhance the training of a workforce to meet the nations biomedical, behavioral and clinical research needs. (Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA))
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - January 16, 2020 Category: Research Source Type: funding

Notice of NHLBI Participation in PAR-19-342 "Maximizing Opportunities for Scientific and Academic Independent Careers (MOSAIC) Institutionally-Focused Research Education Award to Promote Diversity (UE5 - Clinical Trial Not Allowed)"
Notice NOT-HL-19-743 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts (Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA))
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - January 15, 2020 Category: Research Source Type: funding

Biomedical Research Facilities (C06 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
Funding Opportunity PAR-20-086 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts. This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) invites qualified academic institutions to apply for support to modernize existing or construct new biomedical research facilities. Applications will be accepted from public and nonprofit private institutions of higher education. Applications from both research-intensive institutions and Institutions of Emerging Excellence in biomedical research from all geographic regions in the nation are strongly encouraged. NIH recognizes the importance of all institutions of higher learning in contributing to the na...
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - January 13, 2020 Category: Research Source Type: funding

IUSE / Professional Formation of Engineers: Revolutionizing Engineering Departments (IUSE/PFE: RED)
Full Proposal Deadline Date: February 7, 2020 Program Guidelines: NSF 19-614Revolutionizing Engineering Departments (hereinafter referred to as RED) is designed to build upon previous efforts in engineering education research. Specifically, previous and ongoing evaluations of the NSF Engineering Education and Centers Division program and its predecessors, as well as those related programs in the Directorate of Education and Human Resources, have shown that prior investments have significantly improved the first year of engineering students’ experiences, ...More at https://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=5051...
Source: NSF Upcoming Due Dates - January 8, 2020 Category: Science Source Type: funding

Rural Leadership Pathways Learning Initiative
An opportunity for rural programs from across the U.S. to convene at two Rural Ideas Summits to exchange ideas and educate philanthropists about innovative programs. Geographic coverage: Nationwide -- Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Rural Development Initiatives (Source: Funding opportunities via the Rural Health Information Hub)
Source: Funding opportunities via the Rural Health Information Hub - January 8, 2020 Category: American Health Source Type: funding

International Research and education Network Connections (IRNC)
Available Formats: HTML: https://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2020/nsf20535/nsf20535.htm?WT.mc_id=USNSF_25&WT.mc_ev=clickPDF: https://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2020/nsf20535/nsf20535.pdf?WT.mc_id=USNSF_25&WT.mc_ev=clickDocument Number: nsf20535This is an NSF Program Announcements and Information item. (Source: NSF Program Announcements and Information)
Source: NSF Program Announcements and Information - January 6, 2020 Category: Science Source Type: funding

California Youth Substance Use Disorder Prevention Program
Funding and technical assistance for organizations that are providing substance use disorder prevention, outreach, and education focused on youth in low-income rural and urban areas of California. Geographic coverage: California -- California Department of Health Care Services, Sierra Health Foundation (Source: Funding opportunities via the Rural Health Information Hub)
Source: Funding opportunities via the Rural Health Information Hub - December 31, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: funding

Notice of Participation of NIMH in PAR-19-342, "Maximizing Opportunities for Scientific and Academic Independent Careers (MOSAIC) Institutionally-Focused Research Education Award to Promote Diversity (UE5 - Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
Notice NOT-MH-20-017 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts (Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA))
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - December 31, 2019 Category: Research Source Type: funding

Summer Health Professions Education Program
A free summer enrichment program designed to improve access to information and resources for college students interested in the health professions. Eligible students include, but are not limited to, individuals who identify as African American/Black, American Indian and Alaska Native and Hispanic/Latino, and those who are from communities of socioeconomic and educational disadvantage. Geographic coverage: Nationwide -- Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (Source: Funding opportunities via the Rural Health Information Hub)
Source: Funding opportunities via the Rural Health Information Hub - December 30, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: funding

Dear Colleague Letter: Stimulating Participation from Institutions New to the Improving Undergraduate STEM Education: Education and Human Resources Program
Available Formats: HTML: https://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2020/nsf20034/nsf20034.jsp?WT.mc_id=USNSF_25&WT.mc_ev=clickPDF: https://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2020/nsf20034/nsf20034.pdf?WT.mc_id=USNSF_25&WT.mc_ev=clickDocument Number: nsf20034This is an NSF Program Announcements and Information item. (Source: NSF Program Announcements and Information)
Source: NSF Program Announcements and Information - December 27, 2019 Category: Science Source Type: funding

Notice Revising Receipt Dates for PAR-15-303: Occupational Safety and Health Education and Research Centers (T42)
Notice NOT-OH-20-004 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts (Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA))
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - December 23, 2019 Category: Research Source Type: funding

Colorado EMS and Trauma Grants
Funding for improving and expanding Colorado's emergency medical and trauma services system in the areas of education, system improvement, provider equipment, and unexpected emergencies. Geographic coverage: Colorado -- Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Emergency services funding opportunities via the Rural Assistance Center - December 18, 2019 Category: Rural Health Source Type: funding

Announcing the Interagency Collaborative Animal Research Education (ICARE) 2020 Workshop Schedule and Open Registration
Notice NOT-OD-20-045 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts (Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA))
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - December 18, 2019 Category: Research Source Type: funding

Dear Colleague Letter: SBE Perspectives on Graduate Education
Available Formats: HTML: https://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2020/nsf20030/nsf20030.jsp?WT.mc_id=USNSF_25&WT.mc_ev=clickPDF: https://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2020/nsf20030/nsf20030.pdf?WT.mc_id=USNSF_25&WT.mc_ev=clickDocument Number: nsf20030This is an NSF Program Announcements and Information item. (Source: NSF Program Announcements and Information)
Source: NSF Program Announcements and Information - December 17, 2019 Category: Science Source Type: funding

Development of the INCLUDE (Investigation of Co-occurring Conditions across the Lifespan to Understand Down syndromE) Project Data Coordinating Center (U2C Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
The objective of this FOA is to support the development of the Data Coordinating Center for the NIH INvestigation of Co-occurring conditions across the Lifespan to Understand Down syndromE (INCLUDE) project, which consists of the following components: a Data Portal Core, a Data Management Core, and an Administrative and Outreach Core. The goal of the web-based Data Portal is to accelerate discovery of etiology and biologic pathways underlying the comorbidities of Down syndrome by facilitating access to and querying of data from cohorts of individuals with Down syndrome. The Data Portal will facilitate access to aggregated ...
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - December 13, 2019 Category: Research Source Type: funding

Jointly Sponsored Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award Institutional Predoctoral Training Program in the Neurosciences (T32 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
Funding Opportunity PAR-20-076 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts. Reissue of PAR-17-096. The Jointly Sponsored NIH Predoctoral Training Program in the Neurosciences (JSPTPN) is an institutional program that supports broad and fundamental research training in the neurosciences. In addition to a broad education in the neurosciences, a key component will be a curriculum that provides a strong foundation in experimental design, statistical methodology and quantitative reasoning. JSPTPN programs are intended to be 2 years in duration and students may only be appointed to this training grant during the first 2 years o...
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - December 11, 2019 Category: Research Source Type: funding

Nurse Education, Practice, Quality and Retention - Interprofessional Collaborative Practice Program: Behavioral Health Integration
Grants for projects designed to increase the access and quality of behavioral health services through behavioral health integrated team-based care models; and train the future nursing workforce to provide integrated behavioral health services in primary care settings through academic-practice partnerships. Geographic coverage: Nationwide -- Bureau of Health Workforce, Health Resources and Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (Source: Funding opportunities via the Rural Health Information Hub)
Source: Funding opportunities via the Rural Health Information Hub - December 10, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: funding