Peer Reviewed Alzheimer's Convergence Science Research Award
Funding Opportunity Number: W81XWH-14-PRARP-CSRA Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementGrantCategory of Funding Activity: Science and Technology and other Research and DevelopmentCFDA Number: 12.420Eligible Applicants Unrestricted (i.e., open to any type of entity above), subject to any clarification in text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility"Agency Name: DOD-AMRAAClosing Date: Jan 14, 2015Award Ceiling: Expected Number of Awards: 4Creation Date: Sep 11, 2014Funding Opportunity Description: The PRARP Convergence Science Research Award m...
Source: Grants.gov - September 11, 2014 Category: Research Tags: Science and Technology and other Research and Development Source Type: funding

DoD Peer Reviewed Alzheimer's Military Risk Factors Research Award
Funding Opportunity Number: W81XWH-14-PRARP-MRFA Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementGrantCategory of Funding Activity: Science and Technology and other Research and DevelopmentCFDA Number: 12.420Eligible Applicants Unrestricted (i.e., open to any type of entity above), subject to any clarification in text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility"Agency Name: DOD-AMRAAClosing Date: Jan 14, 2015Award Ceiling: Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Sep 11, 2014Funding Opportunity Description: The intent of the FY14 Military Risk Factors R...
Source: Grants.gov - September 11, 2014 Category: Research Tags: Science and Technology and other Research and Development Source Type: funding

The JDRF and the Helmsley Charitable Trust Request Expressions of Interest for Improved Assays for Predicting Risk for T1D
JDRF and The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmlsey Charitable Trust are soliciting expressions of interest (EOI) for optimizing and validating existing technologies for predictive screening for T1D risk and autoimmunity to be applied for wide-spread use in population-based screening efforts, including newborn or childhood based screening. EOIs requesting development of new assays will not be considered. BACKGROUND Prevention of type 1 diabetes (T1D) represents a “cure” for those at-risk of developing the disease, and, in fact, will likely represent the most cost-effective approach to a cure and is becoming incr...
Source: ScanGrants feed - September 10, 2014 Category: Research Authors: JDRF/Helmsley Charitable Trust Source Type: funding

Request for Applications: Center for Orphan Disease Research and Therapy Postdoctoral Fellowship for Research Related to Friedreich's Ataxia
Request for Applications: Center for Orphan Disease Research and Therapy Postdoctoral Fellowship for Research Related to Friedreich's Ataxia The CODRT Postdoctoral Fellowship provides a one-year grant of $35,000 to support the salary of a Fellow while working on a mentored project related to Friedreich's ataxia disease. Overview of Science: Friedreich's Ataxia (FRDA) Research priorities in Friedreich's ataxia include: -- Advance understanding of neuroscience / neuro systems – understanding the neurodegeneration of FA and implications for therapies -- Advance drug discovery, including researc...
Source: ScanGrants feed - September 3, 2014 Category: Research Authors: Center for Orphan Disease Research and Therapy University of Pennsylvania Source Type: funding

Request for Applications: Pilot Grant for Research on RASopathies
Eligibility All individuals holding a faculty-level appointment at an academic institution or a senior scientific position at a non-profit institution or foundation are eligible to respond to this RFA. Research Focus: One $65,000 pilot grant is available to investigators conducting RASopathies research. The RASopathies are a group of genetic conditions caused by mutations in genes on the Ras-MAPK pathway. These conditions, including Noonan syndrome/Noonan-related conditions (NS), cardio-facio-cutaneous syndrome (CFC), and Costello syndrome (CS) share many clinical features, including developmental delay, gastroint...
Source: ScanGrants feed - September 3, 2014 Category: Research Authors: Center for Orphan Disease Research and Therapy University of Pennsylvania Source Type: funding

Request for Applications: Center for Orphan Disease Research and Therapy Postdoctoral Fellowship for Research Related to Congenital Muscular Dystrophy
The CODRT Postdoctoral Fellowship provides a one‐year grant of $35,000 to support the salary of a Fellow while working on a mentored project related to a CODRT-funded disease. Eligibility At the time of application, the applicant must possess a Ph.D., M.D., or V.M.D. and should not have completed more than 5 years of postdoctoral research. At the time of award, the applicant must not be simultaneously serving an internship or residency. Applicants must work for a non-profit institution or foundation, and may not have a faculty appointment. There are no citizenship requirements for this program. Overview of Scien...
Source: ScanGrants feed - September 3, 2014 Category: Research Authors: Center for Orphan Disease Research and Therapy University of Pennsylvania Source Type: funding

Biomarkers of Alzheimers Disease in Down Syndrome (R01)
Funding Opportunity Number: RFA-AG-15-011 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: GrantCategory of Funding Activity: HealthIncome Security and Social ServicesCFDA Number: 93.86593.866Eligible Applicants State governmentsCounty governmentsCity or township governmentsSpecial district governmentsIndependent school districtsPublic and State controlled institutions of higher educationNative American tribal governments (Federally recognized)Public housing authorities/Indian housing authoritiesNative American tribal organizations (other than Federally recognized tribal governments)Nonprofits having a...
Source: Grants.gov - August 29, 2014 Category: Research Tags: Health Income Security and Social Services Source Type: funding

Biomarkers of Alzheimers Disease in Down Syndrome (R01)
Funding Opportunity RFA-AG-15-011 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts. The goal of this funding opportunity announcement is to enable the identification of the longitudinal progression of Alzheimer's disease in adults with Down Syndrome using clinical, cognitive, imaging, genetic and biochemical biomarkers. (Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA))
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - August 28, 2014 Category: Research Source Type: funding

Create Model of Glacier Bay?s Late Pleistocene Coastline
Funding Opportunity Number: P14AS00298 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: Natural ResourcesCFDA Number: 15.945Eligible Applicants Public and State controlled institutions of higher educationAgency Name: DOI-NPSClosing Date: The National Park Service did not solicit full and open competition for this award based the following criteria: Continuation of an ongoing project.Award Ceiling: $95,561Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Aug 26, 2014Funding Opportunity Description: This announcement is to provide public notice of the Na...
Source: Grants.gov - August 27, 2014 Category: Research Tags: Natural Resources Source Type: funding

American College of Cardiology Foundation/Merck Research Fellowships in Cardiovascular Disease and Cardiometabolic Disorders
Deadline: September 22, 2014 Four one-year fellowships will be awarded to support research in adult cardiology. Preference is given to individuals who have had no more than two years of prior full-time experience either in clinical or basic research. Recipients will be expected to pursue a full-time project in clinical research during their year of supported training. Research Focus: In selecting applications, proposals addressing CVD and Cardiometabolic disorders are encouraged. Included are proposals that address pathophysiology, molecular genetics, metabolic abnormalities leading to cardiovascular disease, hypert...
Source: ScanGrants feed - August 26, 2014 Category: Research Authors: American College of Cardiology Foundation Source Type: funding

Request for Applications: Autism Speaks Meixner Postdoctoral Fellowship in Translational Research
Deadlines: Letter of Intent: Wednesday, November 12, 2014, 8:00 p.m. (U.S. Eastern Time) Letters of recommendation: Wednesday, January 28, 2015 by 8:00 pm (ET) Application: Wednesday, February 4, 2015 by 8:00 pm (ET) Other Important Dates (subject to change): Peer review panels: Spring 2015 Notification: Summer 2015 Earliest Grant start date: early Fall 2015 The goal of this program is to support well-qualified postdoctoral scientists pursuing training in autism spectrum disorder (ASD) translational research. The program is open to applicants from public or private institutions doing preclinical or clini...
Source: ScanGrants feed - August 25, 2014 Category: Research Authors: Autism Speaks Source Type: funding

National Blood Foundation Scientific Research Grants Program
Submit the application by 11:59pm ET December 31, 2014. Application fee of $150 must accompany the application unless the primary investigator is an AABB individual member. The National Blood Foundation annually awards grants for one or two-year research projects, with a maximum award per grant of $75,000. NBF is pleased to announce the availability of funding in 2015 for scientific research projects related to transfusion medicine and cellular therapies. NBF will award grants for investigator-initiated original research in all aspects of blood banking, transfusion medicine, cellular therapies and patient blood ma...
Source: ScanGrants feed - August 25, 2014 Category: Research Authors: National Blood Foundation Source Type: funding

Request for Applications: Autism Speaks Dennis Weatherstone Predoctoral Fellowship Program
Deadlines: Letter of Intent due on or before: Wednesday, October 1, 2014, 8:00 p.m. (EST) Letters of recommendation due on or before: Monday, November 17, 2014, 8:00 p.m. (EST) Application due on or before: Thursday, November 20, 2014, 8:00 p.m. (EST) Other Important Dates (subject to change): Peer review panels: Winter 2015 Notification: March/April 2015 Earliest Grant start date: June 2015 Autism Speaks invites applications from predoctoral students interested in pursuing careers in autism research. The Dennis Weatherstone Fellows will work directly with mentors who are leading scientists in autism rel...
Source: ScanGrants feed - August 25, 2014 Category: Research Authors: Autism Speaks Source Type: funding

Notice of Clarification Regarding Letters of Collaboration in RFA-DA-15-006 "Avenir Award Program for Genetics or Epigenetics of Substance Abuse (DP2)"
Notice NOT-DA-14-030 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts (Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA))
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - August 22, 2014 Category: Research Source Type: funding

BLM OR-WA Tillamook Estuaries Partnership's (TEP) NW Oregon Restoration Partnership
Funding Opportunity Number: L14AS00318 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: Natural ResourcesCFDA Number: 15.234Eligible Applicants Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher educationAgency Name: DOI-BLMClosing Date: Aug 29, 2014Award Ceiling: $25,646Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Aug 18, 2014Funding Opportunity Description: This partnership started in 2003 and included BLM, Tillamook Soil and Water Conservation district, three Watershed councils and Tillamook Estuaries Partnersh...
Source: Grants.gov - August 19, 2014 Category: Research Tags: Natural Resources Source Type: funding

BLM OR-WA Tillamook Estuaries Partnership's (TEP) NW Oregon Restoration Partnership
Funding Opportunity Number: L14AS00320 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: Natural ResourcesCFDA Number: 15.231Eligible Applicants Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher educationAgency Name: DOI-BLMClosing Date: Aug 29, 2014Award Ceiling: $35,000Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Aug 18, 2014Funding Opportunity Description: This partnership started in 2003 and included BLM, Tillamook Soil and Water Conservation district, three Watershed councils and Tillamook Estuaries Partnersh...
Source: Grants.gov - August 19, 2014 Category: Research Tags: Natural Resources Source Type: funding

Call for Proposals: Preterm Birth Initiative
Application deadline: Dec 1, 2014 by 4:00pm EST The Preterm Birth Initiative was created to increase the understanding of the biological mechanisms underlying parturition and spontaneous preterm birth and will provide up to $600,000 over a four-year period ($150,000 per year).  The initiative is designed to stimulate both creative individual scientists and multi-investigator teams to approach the problem of preterm birth using creative basic and translation science methods.  Postdoctoral fellows nearing their transition to independent investigator status through senior established investigators are encourage...
Source: ScanGrants feed - August 19, 2014 Category: Research Authors: Burroughs Wellcome Fund Source Type: funding

Research Planning Infrastructure to Develop Therapeutic Target-ID Strategies Based on Favorable Genetic Variants of Human Longevity or Health Span (U24)
Funding Opportunity Number: RFA-AG-15-014 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: HealthCFDA Number: 93.866Eligible Applicants State governmentsCounty governmentsCity or township governmentsSpecial district governmentsIndependent school districtsPublic and State controlled institutions of higher educationNative American tribal governments (Federally recognized)Public housing authorities/Indian housing authoritiesNative American tribal organizations (other than Federally recognized tribal governments)Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with th...
Source: Grants.gov - August 14, 2014 Category: Research Tags: Health Source Type: funding

Research Planning Infrastructure to Develop Therapeutic Target-ID Strategies Based on Favorable Genetic Variants of Human Longevity or Health Span (U24)
Funding Opportunity RFA-AG-15-014 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts. This FOA invites applications for a project for the development of a research planning infrastructure by a multidisciplinary collaborative team to develop target identification (ID) strategies based on effects of genetic factors reliably associated with increased human lifespan and/or health span. The phrase "target ID strategy" refers to a concerted set of applied research approaches (e.g., additional analyses, conducting required types of studies/ experiments and methodologies in the appropriate sequence) leading to the identifica...
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - August 13, 2014 Category: Research Source Type: funding

Attwater's Prairie Chicken Studbook Assessment
Funding Opportunity Number: F14AS00393 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: GrantCategory of Funding Activity: Natural ResourcesCFDA Number: 15.657Eligible Applicants Public and State controlled institutions of higher educationAgency Name: DOI-FWSClosing Date: Aug 18, 2014Award Ceiling: $60,000Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Aug 12, 2014Funding Opportunity Description: The Attwater Prairie Chicken (APC) is a critically endangered grouse found in the coastal prairie of Texas. Currently, about 100 birds exist in the wild. Efforts to propagate and release APCs into the wild h...
Source: Grants.gov - August 13, 2014 Category: Research Tags: Natural Resources Source Type: funding

Potamkin Prize for Research in Pick's, Alzheimer's, and Related Diseases
Potamkin Prize for Research in Pick's, Alzheimer's, and Related Diseases Sponsored by the AAN and the American Brain Foundation and funded through the philanthropy of the Potamkin family. This award recognizes major contributions to the understanding of the causes, prevention, treatment, and cure for Pick's, Alzheimer's, and related diseases. Presentation Recipient is expected to present a 20-minute lecture during a scientific session at the 67th AAN Annual Meeting. Recipient will receive: -- Medallion and $100,000 prize -- Complimentary registration for 67th Annual Meeting -- Recognition at...
Source: ScanGrants feed - August 13, 2014 Category: Research Authors: American Academy of Neurology/American Brain Foundation Source Type: funding

Cooperative Ecosystem Studies Unit, Rocky Mountain CESU
Funding Opportunity Number: G14AS00133 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: Science and Technology and other Research and DevelopmentCFDA Number: 15.808Eligible Applicants Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)Agency Name: DOI-USGS1Closing Date: Aug 22, 2014Award Ceiling: $0Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Aug 12, 2014Funding Opportunity Description: The USGS is offering a funding opportunity to a CESU partner to conduct research on the ecology of wild horses and...
Source: Grants.gov - August 12, 2014 Category: Research Tags: Science and Technology and other Research and Development Source Type: funding

Request for Applications: Autism Science Foundation 2015 Pre- and Postdoctoral Training Awards & Medical Student Gap Year Research Training Awards
Request for Applications: Autism Science Foundation 2015 Pre- and Postdoctoral Training Awards & Medical Student Gap Year Research Training Awards Applications Due: November 14, 2014 Informational Conference Call: September 15, 12:00pm ET The Autism Science Foundation invites applications for its Pre- and Postdoctoral Training Awards from graduate students, medical students and postdoctoral fellows interested in pursuing careers in basic and clinical research relevant to autism spectrum disorders. The proposed training must be scientifically linked to autism and may be broadened to include training in a closely...
Source: ScanGrants feed - August 12, 2014 Category: Research Authors: Autism Science Foundation Source Type: funding

California Vole Surveys NWS China Lake
Funding Opportunity Number: N62473-14-2-0017 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: EnvironmentCFDA Number: 12.300Eligible Applicants Unrestricted (i.e., open to any type of entity above), subject to any clarification in text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility"Agency Name: DOD-ONR-FACClosing Date: Sep 06, 2014Award Ceiling: $10,735Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Aug 07, 2014Funding Opportunity Description: This project will study California Voles through acquisition of specimens and genetic analy...
Source: Grants.gov - August 9, 2014 Category: Research Tags: Environment Source Type: funding

San Bernardino Kangaroo Rat Genetics Study
Funding Opportunity Number: F14AS00375 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: EnvironmentCFDA Number: 15.656Eligible Applicants Unrestricted (i.e., open to any type of entity above), subject to any clarification in text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility"Agency Name: DOI-FWSClosing Date: Aug 15, 2014Award Ceiling: $70,000Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Aug 05, 2014Funding Opportunity Description: Determine range-wide genetics of the endangered San Bernardino kangaroo rat. (Source: Grants.gov)
Source: Grants.gov - August 8, 2014 Category: Research Tags: Environment Source Type: funding

Request for Applications: Barth Syndrome Foundation Research Program
The Barth Syndrome Foundation (BSF) Research Grant Program continues to encourage basic science and clinical research on the natural history, biochemical basis, and treatment of Barth syndrome. In addition to this fundamental program, the BSF and its international affiliates are pleased to announce the availability of specific REQUEST FOR APPLICATIONS (RFAs) as part of the BSF Research Grant Program. Starting in 2014, there will be two RFAs (listed below) for work in clinical areas that have been under-explored to date. These RFAs are in addition to the usual appeal for research grant applications on Barth syndrome. The...
Source: ScanGrants feed - August 6, 2014 Category: Research Authors: Barth Syndrome Foundation Source Type: funding

American College of Cardiology Young Investigator Awards Competition
The Young Investigator Awards competition encourages and recognizes young scientific investigators of promise, upon whom progress in the field of cardiology is dependent. The submission deadline is September 15, 2014. Enter your submission today and plan to attend the YIA sessions at ACC.15 for cutting-edge presentations in each of the following categories: 1. Clinical Investigations, Congenital Heart Disease and Cardiac Surgery 2. Physiology, Pharmacology and Pathology 3. ACCF/Herman K. Gold Young Investigator Awards in Molecular and Cellular Cardiology 4. Cardiovascular Health Outcomes and Population Genetics ...
Source: ScanGrants feed - August 6, 2014 Category: Research Authors: American College of Cardiology Source Type: funding

Sexual Medicine Society of North America Young Investigator Awards
Deadline: October 1, 2014 The Sexual Medicine Society of North America (SMSNA) proudly announces “The SMSNA Young Investigator Award (YIA) Research Fellowship.” This unique program offers young investigators who are interested in sexual medicine research, in particular male erectile dysfunction, peyronie’s disease, testosterone deficiency, prosthetic surgery outcomes and research, and female sexual dysfunction the opportunity to obtain funding to support their research while engaged in qualifying research in sexual medicine. The research program will not fund research in reproductive medicine and inf...
Source: ScanGrants feed - August 6, 2014 Category: Research Authors: Sexual Medicine Society of North America Source Type: funding

Ecology and Evolution of Infectious Diseases
Funding Opportunity Number: 14-592 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: GrantCategory of Funding Activity: Science and Technology and other Research and DevelopmentCFDA Number: 10.31047.07447.07593.85693.85993.989Eligible Applicants Unrestricted (i.e., open to any type of entity above), subject to any clarification in text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility"Agency Name: NSFClosing Date: Nov 19, 2014Award Ceiling: $2,500,000Expected Number of Awards: 9Creation Date: Aug 05, 2014Funding Opportunity Description: The Ecology and Evolution of Infectious Diseas...
Source: Grants.gov - August 5, 2014 Category: Research Tags: Science and Technology and other Research and Development Source Type: funding

Salmon Conservation And Research Interim Facility, Operations And Maintenance
Funding Opportunity Number: R14AN20019 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: EnvironmentCFDA Number: 15.555Eligible Applicants State governmentsAgency Name: DOI-BORClosing Date: Aug 19, 2014Award Ceiling: $1,201,179Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Aug 05, 2014Funding Opportunity Description: The Bureau of Reclamation (Reclamation) intends to issue a cooperative agreement to California Department of Fish & Wildlife under the authority of Catalog for Domestic Financial Assistance (CFDA) 15.555, San Joaquin River Restoratio...
Source: Grants.gov - August 5, 2014 Category: Research Tags: Environment Source Type: funding

Pre-doctoral Research Training Fellowship for Research Related to Epilepsy
The Pre-doctoral Research Training Fellowship supports predoctoral students with dissertation research related to epilepsy, thus strengthening their interest in establishing epilepsy research as a career direction. Graduate students must be matriculating in a full-time doctoral (Ph.D.) program with an academic career focus. Areas of interest considered include, but are not limited to neuroscience, physiology, pharmacology, psychology, biochemistry, genetics, nursing, or pharmacy. Pre-doctoral fellowships are supported by AES in conjunction with the Lennox & Lombroso Trust, industry supporters, and the Epilepsy Fou...
Source: ScanGrants feed - August 5, 2014 Category: Research Authors: American Epilepsy Society/Lennox & Lombroso Trust/Epilepsy Foundation Source Type: funding

Barth Syndrome Foundation 2014 Request for Research Proposals
The Barth Syndrome Foundation, Inc. (BSF) and its international affiliates announce the availability of funding for basic science and clinical research on the natural history, biochemical basis, and treatment of Barth syndrome. There are two categories: IDEA grants for 1-2 years and DEVELOPMENT grants for 2-3 years with budgetary maximums of US $50,000 or $100,000, respectively. Starting in 2014, there also are specific REQUEST FOR APPLICATIONS (RFAs) for work in several clinical areas that have been under-explored to date (see the BSF website for details of these RFAs). BSF's Research Grant Program allows young, no...
Source: ScanGrants feed - August 4, 2014 Category: Research Authors: Barth Syndrome Foundation Source Type: funding

Request for Proposals: National Psoriasis Foundation Discovery Grant
The National Psoriasis Foundation is seeking grant applications that encourage the advancement of innovative research into psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis. Discovery Grants fund researchers while they explore preliminary ideas and conduct proof-of-concept experiments. The goal is to stimulate the development of new research programs in the field of psoriatic disease capable of competing for long-term funding from the National Institutes of Health or other agencies in the future. Funded research areas include, but are not limited to, genetics, cell biology, immunology and epidemiology/health services. Researchers with ...
Source: ScanGrants feed - August 4, 2014 Category: Research Authors: National Psoriasis Foundation Source Type: funding

American Gastroenterological Association-R. Robert & Sally Funderburg Research Award in Gastric Cancer
American Gastroenterological Association-R. Robert & Sally Funderburg Research Award in Gastric Cancer This award is made to support the research of an established investigator working on novel approaches to gastric cancer. Eligibility: Established Investigators Total Amount: $100,000 Amount per year: $50,000 Duration: Two years Deadline: Aug. 29, 2014 Start Date: Jan. 1, 2015 This award provides $50,000 per year for two years (total $100,000) to an established investigator working on novel approaches in gastric cancer research, including the fields of gastric mucosal cell biology; regeneration and regu...
Source: ScanGrants feed - August 4, 2014 Category: Research Authors: American Gastroenterological Association Source Type: funding

Gene-Environment Interplay in Substance Use Disorders (R03)
Funding Opportunity Number: PA-11-237 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: GrantCategory of Funding Activity: EducationHealthCFDA Number: 93.27393.279Eligible Applicants State governmentsCounty governmentsCity or township governmentsSpecial district governmentsIndependent school districtsPublic and State controlled institutions of higher educationNative American tribal governments (Federally recognized)Public housing authorities/Indian housing authoritiesNative American tribal organizations (other than Federally recognized tribal governments)Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS...
Source: Grants.gov - August 1, 2014 Category: Research Tags: Education Health Source Type: funding

Gene-Environment Interplay in Substance Use Disorders (R01)
Funding Opportunity Number: PA-11-235 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: GrantCategory of Funding Activity: EducationHealthCFDA Number: 93.27393.279Eligible Applicants State governmentsCounty governmentsCity or township governmentsSpecial district governmentsIndependent school districtsPublic and State controlled institutions of higher educationNative American tribal governments (Federally recognized)Public housing authorities/Indian housing authoritiesNative American tribal organizations (other than Federally recognized tribal governments)Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS...
Source: Grants.gov - August 1, 2014 Category: Research Tags: Education Health Source Type: funding

High Priority Wildlife Conservation Projects
Funding Opportunity Number: P14AS00222 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: EnvironmentNatural ResourcesScience and Technology and other Research and DevelopmentCFDA Number: 15.945Eligible Applicants Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher educationAgency Name: DOI-NPSClosing Date: Aug 14, 2014Award Ceiling: $40,500Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Jul 31, 2014Funding Opportunity Description: NOTICE OF INTENT TO AWARD This Funding Announcement is not a request for applications. T...
Source: Grants.gov - August 1, 2014 Category: Research Tags: Environment Natural Resources Science and Technology and other Research and Development Source Type: funding

The NIGMS Human Genetic Cell Repository (U42)
Funding Opportunity Number: RFA-GM-15-005 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: HealthCFDA Number: 93.859Eligible Applicants State governmentsCounty governmentsCity or township governmentsSpecial district governmentsIndependent school districtsPublic and State controlled institutions of higher educationNative American tribal governments (Federally recognized)Public housing authorities/Indian housing authoritiesNative American tribal organizations (other than Federally recognized tribal governments)Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with th...
Source: Grants.gov - August 1, 2014 Category: Research Tags: Health Source Type: funding

The NIGMS Human Genetic Cell Repository (U42)
Funding Opportunity RFA-GM-15-005 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts. The purpose of this FOA is to support the NIGMS Human Genetic Cell Repository. The repository will maintain the current collection of cell cultures and DNA samples and will acquire, characterize, and expand high-quality cell samples and distribute cell lines and DNA isolated from them to qualified biomedical researchers. (Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA))
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - July 31, 2014 Category: Research Source Type: funding

Constant Fractional Marking/Tagging Program for Coleman and Nimbus Hatcheries Chinook Salmon
The objectives of the project are to 1) evaluate the contribution rates of hatchery fish to Central Valley Chinook salmon populations, 2) monitor and evaluate the hatcheries? Chinook salmon programs genetic and ecological effects on natural populations, 3) evaluate the success of restoration actions designed to increase natural production of Central Valley Chinook salmon, 4) estimate exploitation rates in ocean and inland fisheries, and 5) evaluate the impacts of straying on natural populations. (Refer to the Notice of Intent to Award Announcement No. R14AN20015 for additional information) A Determination by the Governmen...
Source: Grants.gov - July 31, 2014 Category: Research Tags: Environment Source Type: funding

William Beaumont Prize in Gastroenterology
A check in the amount of $10,000, plus a travel grant to attend DDW, will be awarded to the recipient. Objective To recognize an individual who has made a major contribution (a single accomplishment or series of accomplishments) that has significantly advanced gastroenterological basic or clinical research. Eligibility and Standards AGA membership is not required to be considered for this award. The recipient must have made a unique, outstanding contribution of major importance for the field of gastroenterology, which will lead or has led to important new insights or advances in understanding, diagnosing, or tre...
Source: ScanGrants feed - July 31, 2014 Category: Research Authors: American Gastroenterological Association Source Type: funding

Population viability for Mountain Lions at SAMO
Funding Opportunity Number: P14AS00215 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: Natural ResourcesCFDA Number: 15.944Eligible Applicants Public and State controlled institutions of higher educationAgency Name: DOI-NPSClosing Date: Aug 15, 2014Award Ceiling: $120,000Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Jul 29, 2014Funding Opportunity Description: The purpose of this project is to work collaboratively to produce a population viability analysis (PVA) for mountain lions in the region of Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area. M...
Source: Grants.gov - July 30, 2014 Category: Research Tags: Natural Resources Source Type: funding

Population Dynamics of Forest Carnivores in Denali
Funding Opportunity Number: P14AS00204 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: Natural ResourcesCFDA Number: 15.945Eligible Applicants Public and State controlled institutions of higher educationAgency Name: DOI-NPSClosing Date: Department of the Interior Policy (505 DM 2) requires a written justification which explains why competition is not practicable for each single-source award.Award Ceiling: $26,000Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Jul 27, 2014Funding Opportunity Description: This announcement is to provide public notice ...
Source: Grants.gov - July 28, 2014 Category: Research Tags: Natural Resources Source Type: funding

Operations and Maintenance of the Los Lunas Silvery Minnow
Funding Opportunity Number: R14SS00013 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: GrantCategory of Funding Activity: EnvironmentCFDA Number: 15.537Eligible Applicants Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)Agency Name: DOI-BORClosing Date: Aug 04, 2014Award Ceiling: $2,032,956Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Jul 22, 2014Funding Opportunity Description: The primary purpose of this grant is for the New Mexico Interstate Stream Commission Los Lunas Silvery Minnow Refugium (LLSMR) to continue Rio Grande Silvery Minnow (RGSM...
Source: Grants.gov - July 24, 2014 Category: Research Tags: Environment Source Type: funding

Genetic Effect. Monitoring of Restoration Activities for Moapa Dace
Funding Opportunity Number: F14AS00303 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: GrantCategory of Funding Activity: Natural ResourcesCFDA Number: 15.608Eligible Applicants Public and State controlled institutions of higher educationAgency Name: DOI-FWSClosing Date: Jul 26, 2014Award Ceiling: $0Expected Number of Awards: Creation Date: Jul 16, 2014Funding Opportunity Description: Conduct genetic monitoring of the three tributary populations to track movement of fish within the ecosystem and document genetic mixing among tributaries as a result of habitat improvement and barrier removal. (Source: Grants.gov)
Source: Grants.gov - July 17, 2014 Category: Research Tags: Natural Resources Source Type: funding

Pilot Centers for Precision Disease Modeling (U54)
Funding Opportunity Number: PAR-14-280 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: HealthCFDA Number: 93.351Eligible Applicants State governmentsCounty governmentsCity or township governmentsSpecial district governmentsIndependent school districtsPublic and State controlled institutions of higher educationNative American tribal governments (Federally recognized)Public housing authorities/Indian housing authoritiesNative American tribal organizations (other than Federally recognized tribal governments)Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the I...
Source: Grants.gov - July 16, 2014 Category: Research Tags: Health Source Type: funding

Connectomes Related to Human Disease (U01)
Funding Opportunity Number: PAR-14-281 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: EducationHealthCFDA Number: 93.24293.27393.27993.85393.86693.867Eligible Applicants State governmentsCounty governmentsCity or township governmentsSpecial district governmentsIndependent school districtsPublic and State controlled institutions of higher educationNative American tribal governments (Federally recognized)Public housing authorities/Indian housing authoritiesNative American tribal organizations (other than Federally recognized tribal governments)Nonprofi...
Source: Grants.gov - July 16, 2014 Category: Research Tags: Education Health Source Type: funding

Connectomes Related to Human Disease (U01)
Funding Opportunity PAR-14-281 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts. This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) invites applications to build on the data collected using the very well defined experimental protocols of the Human Connectome Project (HCP) (http://www.neuroscienceblueprint.nih.gov/connectome/). Applications are sought that will apply the Human Connectome data collection protocol to disease/disorder cohorts of interest to the Institutes and Centers that are participating in this FOA. These cohorts will be defined by the applicant and can include subjects with specific symptoms or conditions, with com...
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - July 15, 2014 Category: Research Source Type: funding

Pilot Centers for Precision Disease Modeling (U54)
Funding Opportunity PAR-14-280 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts. This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) invites U54 cooperative agreement applications for Pilot Centers for Precision Disease Modeling. The goal of the Centers is to support collaborative research projects that link current personalized medicine efforts in human subjects with advances in animal genomics and technologies for genetic manipulation and creation of interspecies somatic hybrids. Functionally linking these areas of research will produce programs to enhance the predictive value of pre-clinical studies based on the use of precision ...
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - July 15, 2014 Category: Research Source Type: funding

Comprehensive Assessment of Risk of Caves to White Nose Syndrome
Funding Opportunity Number: P14AS00171 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: EducationEnvironmentNatural ResourcesScience and Technology and other Research and DevelopmentCFDA Number: 15.945Eligible Applicants Public and State controlled institutions of higher educationAgency Name: DOI-NPSClosing Date: Jul 25, 2014Award Ceiling: $92,000Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Jul 11, 2014Funding Opportunity Description: NOTICE OF INTENT TO AWARD This Funding Announcement is not a request for applications. This announcement is to pr...
Source: Grants.gov - July 12, 2014 Category: Research Tags: Education Environment Natural Resources Science and Technology and other Research and Development Source Type: funding