Systems Biology of Aging (R01)
Funding Opportunity Number: RFA-AG-17-004 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: GrantCategory 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 the IRS, other tha...
Source: Grants.gov - March 10, 2016 Category: Research Tags: Health Source Type: funding

The Application of Big Data Analytics to Drug Abuse Research (R01)
Funding Opportunity Number: PA-16-119 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: GrantCategory of Funding Activity: EducationHealthCFDA Number: 93.279Eligible 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, othe...
Source: Grants.gov - March 10, 2016 Category: Research Tags: Education Health Source Type: funding

The Application of Big Data Analytics to Drug Abuse Research (R01)
Funding Opportunity PA-16-119 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts. The purpose of this FOA is to encourage the application of Big Data analytics to reveal deeper or novel insights into the biological and behavioral processes associated with substance abuse and addiction.NIDA recognizes that to accelerate progress toward understanding how the human brain and behavior is altered by chronic drug use and addiction, it is vital to develop more powerful analytical methods and visualization tools that can help capture the richness of data being generated from genetic, epigenetic, molecular, proteomic, metabolomic, brai...
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - March 9, 2016 Category: Research Source Type: funding

Systems Biology of Aging (R01)
Funding Opportunity RFA-AG-17-004 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts. This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) encourages research projects with the potential to develop networks of aging using lifespan as the observable phenotype. In addition to constructing aging networks, two further important goals of this FOA are: 1. Determining what properties of an aging network change across the lifespan; 2. Using aging networks to generate and test hypotheses about fundamental questions in the biology of aging that are more likely to be answered using systems biology than by single-gene approaches. Research proposed...
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - March 9, 2016 Category: Research Source Type: funding

Biomarkers Discovery In Parkinsonism (U01)
Funding Opportunity Number: PAR-16-112 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: HealthCFDA Number: 93.853Eligible 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 - February 25, 2016 Category: Research Tags: Health Source Type: funding

Biomarkers Discovery In Parkinsonism (U01)
Funding Opportunity PAR-16-112 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts. The purpose of this funding opportunity announcement (FOA) is to support hypothesis-driven research to discover human biomarkers in Parkinsons disease and other Parkinsonian syndromes, as a component of the NINDS Parkinsons Disease Biomarkers Program (PDBP). This FOA encourages biomarkers discovery projects in 1) genetically causal Parkinson's disease, especially for particular sub-types of Parkinson's Disease (PD), including genetic cohorts, biologically defined cohorts of idiopathic PD, or ethnic subgroups of idiopathic PD; 2) The differentiat...
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - February 24, 2016 Category: Research Source Type: funding

Special Research Grants Program Potato Breeding Research
Funding Opportunity Number: USDA-NIFA-SRGP-005697 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: GrantCategory of Funding Activity: AgricultureCFDA Number: 10.200Eligible Applicants Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)Agency Name: USDA-NIFAClosing Date: Apr 13, 2016Award Ceiling: Expected Number of Awards: Creation Date: Feb 16, 2016Funding Opportunity Description: The purpose of this grant program is to support potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) research programs that focus on varietal development and testing and potato varieties for c...
Source: Grants.gov - February 18, 2016 Category: Research Tags: Agriculture Source Type: funding

Consideration of Relevant Biological Variables in NIH Grant Applications
In part three of our series on rigor and transparency in research grant and career development award applications, we focus on consideration of relevant biological variables. Updated instructions for the Approach section of the Research Strategy ask the applicant to: Explain how relevant biological variables, such as sex, are factored into research designs and analyses for studies in vertebrate animals and humans. For example, strong justification from the scientific literature, preliminary data, or other relevant considerations, must be provided for applications proposing to study only one sex. Several blog posts have bee...
Source: NIH Extramural Nexus - January 29, 2016 Category: Research Authors: Mike Lauer Tags: blog Open Mike applications biological variables reproducibility Resources rigor SABV Source Type: funding

Cooperative Ecosystem Studies Unit, Chesapeake Watershed CESU
Funding Opportunity Number: G16AS00030 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: Feb 12, 2016Award Ceiling: $24,675Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Jan 27, 2016Funding Opportunity Description: The purpose of the Northern Rocky Mountain Science Center (NOROCK) funding opportunity is to evaluate elk mov...
Source: Grants.gov - January 29, 2016 Category: Research Tags: Science and Technology and other Research and Development Source Type: funding

Ash Meadows Genetic Monitoring Project
Funding Opportunity Number: F16AS00085 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: Natural ResourcesCFDA Number: 15.608Eligible Applicants Public and State controlled institutions of higher educationAgency Name: DOI-FWSClosing Date: Jan 20, 2016Award Ceiling: $30,000Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Jan 15, 2016Funding Opportunity Description: This project is part of a USFWS (Service) recovery activity Ash Meadows Amargosa pupfish Cyprinodon nevadensis mionectus, which is listed under the U.S. Endangered Species Act, to restore nat...
Source: Grants.gov - January 17, 2016 Category: Research Tags: Natural Resources Source Type: funding

Characterizing the Functional Elements in the Encyclopedia of DNA Elements (ENCODE) Catalog (UM1)
Funding Opportunity Number: RFA-HG-16-003 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: HealthCFDA Number: 93.172Eligible 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 - January 17, 2016 Category: Research Tags: Health Source Type: funding

Characterizing the Functional Elements in the Encyclopedia of DNA Elements (ENCODE) Catalog (UM1)
Funding Opportunity RFA-HG-16-003 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts. This FOA seeks applications to develop and apply generalizable approaches to characterize the role of candidate functional elements identified by the ENCyclopedia Of DNA Elements (ENCODE) in specific biological contexts.ENCODE has identified different classes of candidate functional regions based on their correlation with biochemical signatures, but has not tested the majority of those to determine what, if any, biological roles they actually play.This FOA solicits activities that include employing one or more assays to characterize the biolo...
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - January 14, 2016 Category: Research Source Type: funding

Genome Sequencing Center for the Gabriella Miller Kids First Pediatric Research Program (U24)
Funding Opportunity Number: RFA-RM-16-001 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: HealthCFDA Number: 93.310Eligible Applicants State governmentsCounty governmentsCity or township governmentsSpecial district governmentsPublic and State controlled institutions of higher educationNative American tribal governments (Federally recognized)Native American tribal organizations (other than Federally recognized tribal governments)Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher educationNonprofits that do not have a 5...
Source: Grants.gov - January 14, 2016 Category: Research Tags: Health Source Type: funding

Genetic and Environmental Regulation of Functional Traits: New Approaches for Restoration in a Changing Climate
Funding Opportunity Number: USGS-16-FA-0030 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: Other (see text field entitled "Explanation of Other Category of Funding Activity" for clarification)CFDA Number: 15.808Eligible Applicants Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)Agency Name: DOI-USGS1Closing Date: Jan 14, 2016Award Ceiling: $83,756Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Dec 31, 2015Funding Opportunity Description: Non-competitive Cooperative Agreement (Source: Grants.gov)
Source: Grants.gov - January 14, 2016 Category: Research Tags: Other (see text field entitled Explanation of Other Category of Funding Activity for clarification) Source Type: funding

Genome Sequencing Center for the Gabriella Miller Kids First Pediatric Research Program (U24)
Funding Opportunity RFA-RM-16-001 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts. The purpose of this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is to establish one or two centers that can rapidly generate high quality whole genome sequence and variant data from a large number of human specimens representing two types of pediatric conditions - structural birth defects and childhood cancers. The generated data will become a part of a data resource under The Gabriella Miller Kids First Pediatric Research Program, which will allow researchers to investigate the genetic etiology of structural birth defects, and to further elucidat...
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - January 13, 2016 Category: Research Source Type: funding

Cooperative Ecosystem Studies Unit, Piedmont South Atlantic Coast CESU
Funding Opportunity Number: G16AS00020 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: Jan 08, 2016Award Ceiling: $0Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Dec 28, 2015Funding Opportunity Description: The USGS is offering a funding opportunity to a CESU partner for research in Interactions of Human- Caused Mortali...
Source: Grants.gov - December 28, 2015 Category: Research Tags: Science and Technology and other Research and Development Source Type: funding

BLM-(Arizona), BLM Arizona Native Plant Materials for Pollinators_ Gardens_ Education ASO
Funding Opportunity Number: L16AS00014 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: Natural ResourcesCFDA Number: 15.231Eligible 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-BLMClosing Date: Apr 01, 2016Award Ceiling: $900,000Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Dec 17, 2015Funding Opportunity Description: Description of Program and/or Project a. Background: BLM recognizes the importance of vegetat...
Source: Grants.gov - December 18, 2015 Category: Research Tags: Natural Resources Source Type: funding

BLM (Arizona), BLM AZ Seeds of Success Collections (ASO)
The objectives are to follow the Seeds of Success Collections protocol, have completed the Seeds of Success comprehensive training, collect priority species, perform sampling strategy, perform seed collection techniques, provide voucher specimens, and complete field documentation. The BLM seeks the opportunity to work with local communities, businesses, organizations, and local, state, and federal agencies that live, work and benefit in Arizona State for the purpose of: 1. To conserve natural resources 2. To conserve native species diversity and richness 3. To improve wildlife habitat 4. To increase landscape resilien...
Source: Grants.gov - December 15, 2015 Category: Research Tags: Natural Resources Source Type: funding

Natural History of Disorders Identifiable by Screening of Newborns (R01)
Funding Opportunity Number: PAR-16-061 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: GrantCategory of Funding Activity: Food and NutritionHealthIncome Security and Social ServicesCFDA Number: 93.84793.865Eligible 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)Nonp...
Source: Grants.gov - December 11, 2015 Category: Research Tags: Food and Nutrition Health Income Security and Social Services Source Type: funding

Natural History of Disorders Identifiable by Screening of Newborns (R01)
Funding Opportunity PAR-16-061 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts. This funding opportunity announcement (FOA) encourages applications that propose to develop studies that will lead to a broad understanding of the natural history of disorders that already do or could potentially benefit from early identification by newborn screening. A comprehensive understanding of the natural history of a disorder has been identified as a necessary element to facilitate appropriate interventions for infants identified by newborn screening. By defining the sequence and timing of the onset of symptoms and complications of a dis...
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - December 11, 2015 Category: Research Source Type: funding

Michigan Lupus Epidemiology and Surveillance (MILES) Program Longitudinal Cohort Study
Funding Opportunity Number: RFA-DP-16-002 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: HealthCFDA Number: 93.283Eligible Applicants Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)Agency Name: HHS-CDC-HHSCDCERAClosing Date: Feb 05, 2016Award Ceiling: $1,000,000Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Dec 07, 2015Funding Opportunity Description: Lupus is a prototypical autoimmune disease with a wide spectrum of illness that can be limited to the skin or can affect almost any tissue and org...
Source: Grants.gov - December 8, 2015 Category: Research Tags: Health Source Type: funding

National Institute of Food and Agriculture International Wheat Yield Partnership Program
Funding Opportunity Number: USDA-NIFA-AFRI-005515 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: GrantCategory of Funding Activity: AgricultureCFDA Number: 10.310Eligible Applicants Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)Agency Name: USDA-NIFAClosing Date: May 03, 2016Award Ceiling: Expected Number of Awards: Creation Date: Dec 08, 2015Funding Opportunity Description: NIFA aims to support the G20 nations’ Wheat Initiative which is committed to coordinate wheat research in the areas of genetics, genomics, physiology, breeding and...
Source: Grants.gov - December 8, 2015 Category: Research Tags: Agriculture Source Type: funding

Environmental Influences on Child Health Outcomes (ECHO) Pediatric Cohorts (UG3/UH3)
Funding Opportunity Number: RFA-OD-16-004 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: EducationEnvironmentFood and NutritionHealthIncome Security and Social ServicesCFDA Number: 93.11393.12193.17293.17393.21393.23393.24293.27393.27993.28693.30793.31093.31393.35093.36193.39393.39593.39993.83793.83893.83993.84693.84793.85393.85593.85693.85993.86593.86693.86793.879Eligible Applicants State governmentsCounty governmentsCity or township governmentsSpecial district governmentsIndependent school districtsPublic and State controlled institutions of higher...
Source: Grants.gov - December 7, 2015 Category: Research Tags: Education Environment Food and Nutrition Health Income Security and Social Services Source Type: funding

Environmental Influences on Child Health Outcomes (ECHO) Pediatric Cohorts (UG3/UH3)
Funding Opportunity RFA-OD-16-004 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts. This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is soliciting applications to support existing cohorts to address how pre-, peri-, and post-natal environmental exposures impact childhood development and health outcomes as part of the Environmental influences on Child Health Outcomes (ECHO) program. Increasing evidence suggests that exposures early in life (e.g. nicotine, diet, microbiome) can result in health deficits and lead to life-long consequences. The purpose of this FOA is to leverage and build upon existing cohort infrastructure to prospe...
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - December 7, 2015 Category: Research Source Type: funding

National Institute on Aging Genetics of Alzheimer's Disease Data Storage Site (U24)
Funding Opportunity Number: PAR-16-047 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 the I...
Source: Grants.gov - December 5, 2015 Category: Research Tags: Health Source Type: funding

National Institute on Aging Genetics of Alzheimer's Disease Data Storage Site (U24)
Funding Opportunity PAR-16-047 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts. The National Institute on Aging (NIA) invites applications specific to infrastructure that will support storage and analysis of primary and secondary data for the genetics and genomics of Alzheimer's Disease. (Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA))
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - December 4, 2015 Category: Research Source Type: funding

Centers for Autism and Developmental Disabilities Research and Epidemiology (CADDRE): Study to Explore Early Development (SEED) 3
Funding Opportunity Number: RFA-DD-16-001 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: HealthCFDA Number: 93.073Eligible 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 - December 4, 2015 Category: Research Tags: Health Source Type: funding

Erythropoiesis: Components and Mechanisms (R01)
Funding Opportunity Number: PA-13-034 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: GrantCategory of Funding Activity: Food and NutritionHealthCFDA Number: 93.83993.847Eligible 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 wit...
Source: Grants.gov - November 21, 2015 Category: Research Tags: Food and Nutrition Health Source Type: funding

Landscape Factors Influencing functional connectivity for Greater Sage-grouse
Funding Opportunity Number: F16AS00036 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: Other (see text field entitled "Explanation of Other Category of Funding Activity" for clarification)CFDA Number: 15.66915.670Eligible Applicants Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)Agency Name: DOI-FWSClosing Date: Nov 27, 2015Award Ceiling: $89,300Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Nov 20, 2015Funding Opportunity Description: 1) establish biologically meaningful groupings for ...
Source: Grants.gov - November 21, 2015 Category: Research Tags: Other (see text field entitled Explanation of Other Category of Funding Activity for clarification) Source Type: funding

Advancing Erythroid Cell Biology (R01)
Funding Opportunity Number: PA-16-039 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: GrantCategory of Funding Activity: Food and NutritionHealthCFDA Number: 93.83993.847Eligible 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 wit...
Source: Grants.gov - November 21, 2015 Category: Research Tags: Food and Nutrition Health Source Type: funding

Advancing Erythroid Cell Biology (R01)
Funding Opportunity PA-16-039 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts. This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) encourages investigator-initiated applications that propose hypothesis-driven research using erythroid cells.The aim of this program is to support research efforts towards a complete description of the molecular and cellular components of erythropoiesis and how these components function to achieve normal erythropoiesis.Components include genes that are expressed (transcriptome) in erythroid cells, either during development or during differentiation, chemical changes to DNA and histone proteins (epigenom...
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - November 20, 2015 Category: Research Source Type: funding

BRAIN Initiative: Development and Validation of Novel Tools to Analyze Cell-Specific and Circuit-Specific Processes in the Brain (R01)
Funding Opportunity Number: RFA-MH-16-775 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: GrantCategory of Funding Activity: EducationHealthIncome Security and Social ServicesCFDA Number: 93.17393.21393.24293.27393.27993.28693.85393.86593.86693.867Eligible 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 Fe...
Source: Grants.gov - November 17, 2015 Category: Research Tags: Education Health Income Security and Social Services Source Type: funding

BRAIN Initiative: Development and Validation of Novel Tools to Analyze Cell-Specific and Circuit-Specific Processes in the Brain (R01)
Funding Opportunity RFA-MH-16-775 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts. The purpose of this Brain Research through Advancing Innovative Neurotechnologies (BRAIN) Initiative is to encourage applications that will develop and validate novel tools to facilitate the detailed analysis of complex circuits and provide insights into cellular interactions that underlie brain function. The new tools and technologies should inform and/or exploit cell-type and/or circuit-level specificity. Plans for validating the utility of the tool/technology will be an essential feature of a successful application. The development of new ...
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - November 17, 2015 Category: Research Source Type: funding

Wild LCT Population Monitoring: Genetic Evaluation of LCT recovery in the Truckee River, California/Nevada
Funding Opportunity Number: F16AS00030 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: Natural ResourcesCFDA Number: 15.608Eligible Applicants Public and State controlled institutions of higher educationAgency Name: DOI-FWSClosing Date: Nov 16, 2015Award Ceiling: $30,001Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Nov 09, 2015Funding Opportunity Description: Funds under this award are to be used to provide laboratory support for evaluating the genetic monitoring aims detailed in the Project Summary. The Recipient laboratory has developed 18 nucle...
Source: Grants.gov - November 10, 2015 Category: Research Tags: Natural Resources Source Type: funding

Plant Feedstock Genomics for Bioenergy: A Joint Research
Funding Opportunity Number: DE-FOA-0001444 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: GrantCategory of Funding Activity: Science and Technology and other Research and DevelopmentCFDA Number: 81.049Eligible 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: PAMS-SCClosing Date: Feb 02, 2016Award Ceiling: $400,000Expected Number of Awards: 15Creation Date: Nov 04, 2015Funding Opportunity Description: The U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Science, Office of Biol...
Source: Grants.gov - November 6, 2015 Category: Research Tags: Science and Technology and other Research and Development Source Type: funding

NHLBI TOPMed: Omics Phenotypes of Heart, Lung, and Blood Disorders (X01)
Funding Opportunity Number: PAR-16-021 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: GrantCategory of Funding Activity: HealthCFDA Number: 93.23393.83793.83893.839Eligible 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...
Source: Grants.gov - October 30, 2015 Category: Research Tags: Health Source Type: funding

Biotechnology Risk Assessment Grants Program
Funding Opportunity Number: USDA-NIFA-BRAP-005435 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: GrantCategory of Funding Activity: AgricultureCFDA Number: 10.219Eligible Applicants Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)Agency Name: USDA-NIFAClosing Date: Apr 15, 2016Award Ceiling: Expected Number of Awards: Creation Date: Oct 29, 2015Funding Opportunity Description: The purpose of the BRAG program is to support the generation of new information that will assist Federal regulatory agencies in making science-based decisions about the ...
Source: Grants.gov - October 30, 2015 Category: Research Tags: Agriculture Source Type: funding

Specialty Crop Research Initiative Request for Pre-Applications (RFPA)
Funding Opportunity Number: USDA-NIFA-SCRI-005437 Opportunity Category: MandatoryFunding Instrument Type: GrantCategory of Funding Activity: AgricultureCFDA Number: 10.309Eligible Applicants Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)Agency Name: USDA-NIFAClosing Date: Dec 03, 2015Award Ceiling: Expected Number of Awards: Creation Date: Oct 29, 2015Funding Opportunity Description: The purpose of the SCRI program is to address the critical needs of the specialty crop industry by awarding grants to support research and extension that address key challen...
Source: Grants.gov - October 30, 2015 Category: Research Tags: Agriculture Source Type: funding

NHLBI TOPMed: Omics Phenotypes of Heart, Lung, and Blood Disorders (X01)
Funding Opportunity PAR-16-021 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts. This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) invites applications to use NIH-funded omics capacity to carry out studies of the genetic basis and/or omics signatures of common, complex heart, lung, and blood disorders. Successful applicants will provide biospecimens for whole genome sequencing or other omics assays. No funding will be provided under this FOA. The omics data and related phenotypic data will be deposited in a public database such as dbGaP. (Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA))
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - October 30, 2015 Category: Research Source Type: funding

Neurotoxin Exposure Treatment Parkinson's Depression Research Award
Funding Opportunity Number: W81XWH-15-NETPR-DRA Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: GrantCategory 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: Dec 16, 2015Award Ceiling: Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Oct 22, 2015Funding Opportunity Description: Applications to the Fiscal Year 2015 (FY15) Neurotoxin Exposure Trea...
Source: Grants.gov - October 23, 2015 Category: Research Tags: Science and Technology and other Research and Development Source Type: funding

Neurotoxin Exposure Treatment Parkinson's Career Progression Award
Funding Opportunity Number: W81XWH-15-NETPR-CPA Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: GrantCategory 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: Dec 16, 2015Award Ceiling: Expected Number of Awards: 3Creation Date: Oct 22, 2015Funding Opportunity Description: Applications to the Fiscal Year 2015 (FY15) Neurotoxin Exposure Trea...
Source: Grants.gov - October 23, 2015 Category: Research Tags: Science and Technology and other Research and Development Source Type: funding

Insights into Ancient Bison Management
Funding Opportunity Number: P16AC00001 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: Natural ResourcesCFDA Number: 15.945Eligible Applicants Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)Agency Name: DOI-NPSClosing Date: Oct 30, 2015Award Ceiling: $112,000Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Oct 19, 2015Funding Opportunity Description: Notice of Intent to Provide Funding as a Task Agreement under a Master Agreement - This is not a Request for Proposals. ¬¬¬¬¬¬...
Source: Grants.gov - October 20, 2015 Category: Research Tags: Natural Resources Source Type: funding

Limited Competition: Knockout Mouse Production and Phenotyping Project (UM1)
Funding Opportunity Number: RFA-RM-15-017 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: EducationEnvironmentFood and NutritionHealthIncome Security and Social ServicesCFDA Number: 93.11393.12193.17293.17393.23393.27393.27993.31093.31393.35193.39693.83793.83893.83993.84693.84793.85393.85593.85693.86593.86693.867Eligible Applicants Public and State controlled institutions of higher educationPrivate institutions of higher educationAgency Name: HHS-NIH11Closing Date: Dec 09, 2015Award Ceiling: Expected Number of Awards: Creation Date: Oct 07, 2015F...
Source: Grants.gov - October 8, 2015 Category: Research Tags: Education Environment Food and Nutrition Health Income Security and Social Services Source Type: funding

Limited Competition: Knockout Mouse Production and Phenotyping Project (UM1)
Funding Opportunity RFA-RM-15-017 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts. This initiative is funded through the NIH Common Fund, which supports cross-cutting programs that are expected to have exceptionally high impact. All Common Fund initiatives invite investigators to develop bold, innovative, and often risky approaches to address problems that may seem intractable or to seize new opportunities that offer the potential for rapid progress. The purpose of this FOA is to solicit applications for research projects to make maximum progress toward the goal of producing a null-mutant mouse phenotype resource for each g...
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - October 7, 2015 Category: Research Source Type: funding

Dimensions of Biodiversity
Funding Opportunity Number: 15-611 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: GrantCategory of Funding Activity: Science and Technology and other Research and DevelopmentCFDA Number: 47.05047.074Eligible 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: Mar 17, 2016Award Ceiling: $2,000,000Expected Number of Awards: 12Creation Date: Sep 30, 2015Funding Opportunity Description: Despite centuries of discovery, most of our planet's biodiversity rem...
Source: Grants.gov - September 30, 2015 Category: Research Tags: Science and Technology and other Research and Development Source Type: funding

Major Opportunities for Research in Epidemiology of Alzheimer's Disease and Cognitive Resilience (R01)
Funding Opportunity Number: PAR-15-356 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: GrantCategory 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 the IRS, other than i...
Source: Grants.gov - September 25, 2015 Category: Research Tags: Health Source Type: funding

Major Opportunities for Research in Epidemiology of Alzheimer's Disease and Cognitive Resilience (R01)
Funding Opportunity PAR-15-356 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts. This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) encourages investigator-initiated applications addressing the epidemiology of Alzheimers disease (AD) as well as protective factors for cognitive health and resilience. All projects in cognitive epidemiology and genetics/genomics relevant to AD are welcome. NIA especially encourages projects or revisions to projects that propose: augmenting existing longitudinal cohort studies; enabling precision medicine for AD; enhancing the power of multi-ethnic cohort studies; exploring trends in the risk of AD and...
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - September 24, 2015 Category: Research Source Type: funding

Phylogenetic Analysis of Vernal Pool Brachiopods in California
Funding Opportunity Number: F15AS00468 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: Natural ResourcesCFDA Number: 15.657Eligible Applicants Public and State controlled institutions of higher educationAgency Name: DOI-FWSClosing Date: Recipient has been selected. This is a Notice of Intent for single source award to the Regents of the University of California, Office of Research - Sponsored ProgramsAward Ceiling: $217,526Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Sep 21, 2015Funding Opportunity Description: Funds under this award are to be us...
Source: Grants.gov - September 22, 2015 Category: Research Tags: Natural Resources Source Type: funding

Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries
Funding Opportunity Number: F15AS00465 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: EducationEnvironmentScience and Technology and other Research and DevelopmentCFDA Number: 15.615Eligible 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: Sep 23, 2015Award Ceiling: $0Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Sep 17, 2015Funding Opportunity Description: THIS IS A NOTICE OF INTENT TO AWARD TO A...
Source: Grants.gov - September 19, 2015 Category: Research Tags: Education Environment Science and Technology and other Research and Development Source Type: funding

Genetic Analysis of Yellowstone Bison
Funding Opportunity Number: NPS-NOI-15-CESU-75776 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: EnvironmentCFDA Number: 15.945Eligible Applicants Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)Agency Name: DOI-NPSClosing Date: Sep 21, 2015Award Ceiling: $0Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Sep 15, 2015Funding Opportunity Description: This is a Notice of Intent (NOI) to award a non-competitive Task Agreement under the Gulf Coast, Cooperative Ecosystem Studies Unit (CESU) Master Coope...
Source: Grants.gov - September 16, 2015 Category: Research Tags: Environment Source Type: funding