Montana Mental Health Access Fund
Funding for mental health service providers to support innovative ideas for increasing access and improving mental health and well-being for Montana residents, with particular focus on rural and tribal communities. Geographic coverage: Montana -- Montana Community Foundation (Source: Funding opportunities via the Rural Health Information Hub)
Source: Funding opportunities via the Rural Health Information Hub - June 16, 2022 Category: American Health Source Type: funding

Notice of Intent to Publish the Reissuance of RFA-OD-20-011, Mentored Research Scientist Career Development Award in Tobacco Regulatory Research (K01 - Independent Clinical Trial Required)
Notice NOT-OD-22-082 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts (Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA))
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - June 14, 2022 Category: Research Source Type: funding

Notice of Intent to Publish the Reissuance of RFA-OD-20-008, Mentored Research Scientist Career Development Award in Tobacco Regulatory Research (K01 - Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
Notice NOT-OD-22-081 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts (Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA))
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - June 14, 2022 Category: Research Source Type: funding

Promoting Rural Interconnections for Sexual Minorities (PRISM) Grant
Grants for organizations in the PFund Foundation service area for projects that promote interconnections for sexual minorities in rural areas. Projects that address physical, mental, and behavioral health are encouraged. Geographic coverage: Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wisconsin -- PFund Foundation (Source: Funding opportunities via the Rural Health Information Hub)
Source: Funding opportunities via the Rural Health Information Hub - June 7, 2022 Category: American Health Source Type: funding

Silvio O. Conte Centers for Basic Neuroscience or Translational Mental Health Research (P50 Clinical Trial Optional)
Funding Opportunity PAR-22-155 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts. This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) encourages applications for Silvio O. Conte Centers for Basic Neuroscience or Translational Mental Health Research. The NIMH seeks teams of researchers working at different levels of analysis and employing integrative, novel, and creative experimental approaches to address high-risk, high-impact questions with the primary objectives of: (a) advancing the state of the science in basic brain and behavior research that will uncover and dissect the underlying mechanisms that will ultimately provide the fou...
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - May 26, 2022 Category: Research Source Type: funding

Mental Health Research Dissertation Grant to Enhance Workforce Diversity (R36 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
Funding Opportunity PAR-22-172 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts. Reissue of PAR-21-325: The purpose of this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is to enhance the diversity of the mental health research workforce by providing dissertation awards in all research areas within the strategic priorities of the NIMH to individuals from backgrounds underrepresented in biomedical, behavioral, clinical and social sciences research. This award supports the completion of the doctoral research project. (Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA))
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - May 25, 2022 Category: Research Source Type: funding

Cooperative Agreements for Innovative Community Crisis Response Partnerships
Funding to create or enhance existing mobile crisis response teams to divert adults, children, and youth experiencing mental health crises from law enforcement in high-need communities. A high-need community is one where mobile crisis services are absent or inconsistent, where most mental health crises are responded to by first responders, and/or where first responders are not adequately trained or equipped to diffuse mental health crises. This includes increasing access to licensed/credentialed professionals in rural and remote communities. Geographic coverage: Nationwide -- Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Admi...
Source: Funding opportunities via the Rural Health Information Hub - May 25, 2022 Category: American Health Source Type: funding

Maximizing Investigators Research Award (MIRA) for Early Stage Investigators (R35 - Clinical Trial Optional)
Funding Opportunity PAR-22-180 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts. The Maximizing Investigators' Research Award (MIRA) provides support for the program of research in an investigator's laboratory that is within the mission of NIGMS. The goal of MIRA is to increase the efficiency and efficacy of NIGMS funding. It is anticipated that this program will: Increase the stability of funding for NIGMS-supported investigators, which could enhance their ability to take on ambitious scientific projects and approach problems more creatively; Increase flexibility for investigators to follow important new research directions...
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - May 24, 2022 Category: Research Source Type: funding

Maximizing Investigators' Research Award (R35 - Clinical Trial Optional)
Funding Opportunity PAR-22-180 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts. The Maximizing Investigators' Research Award (MIRA) provides support for the program of research in an investigator's laboratory that is within the mission of NIGMS. The goal of MIRA is to increase the efficiency and efficacy of NIGMS funding. It is anticipated that this program will: Increase the stability of funding for NIGMS-supported investigators, which could enhance their ability to take on ambitious scientific projects and approach problems more creatively; Increase flexibility for investigators to follow important new research directions...
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - May 24, 2022 Category: Research Source Type: funding

Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Mentored Career Development Awards to Foster the Careers of Investigators Pursuing Research Related to Down syndrome as Part of the INCLUDE Project
Notice NOT-OD-22-124 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts (Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA))
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - May 24, 2022 Category: Research Source Type: funding

Expanding Prevention Strategies for Mental Disorders in Mobile Populations in Humanitarian Crises (R34 Clinical Trial Optional)
Funding Opportunity RFA-MH-22-180 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts. The goal of this initiative is to support research to improve the mental health of mobile populations, such as refugees, internally displaced persons, and migrants through improved diagnosis, prevention, and treatment approaches. Of specific interest is research that addresses the mental health care of priority populations such as children and youth, people with serious mental illness, sexual and gender minorities, people with disabilities, and separated families. (Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA))
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - May 17, 2022 Category: Research Source Type: funding

Gearing Up for 2023 Part II: Implementing the NIH Data Management and Sharing Policy
Guest post by Dr. Lyric Jorgenson, Acting Associate Director for Science Policy and Acting Director of the NIH Office of Science Policy, originally released on the Under the Poliscope blog. Lyric Jorgenson, NIH Acting Associate Director for Science Policy and Acting Director of the Office of Science Policy. Sequels are all the rage these days.  I figure if Marvel can make endless “Avengers” movies, I could start making blog sequels.  Back in the beginning of the year, I wrote Part I of this blog series about how NIH is working to implement the new NIH Data Management and Sharing Policy (DMS Policy).  I mentione...
Source: NIH Extramural Nexus - May 12, 2022 Category: Research Authors: Lyric Jorgenson Tags: blog Open Mike Uncategorized biospecimen data management Data sharing informed consent privacy Source Type: funding

Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander Behavioral Health Center of Excellence
Grant to establish a Center of Excellence to provide training and technical assistance and develop and disseminate culturally informed, evidence-based information to advance the behavioral health equity of Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander communities. Geographic coverage: Nationwide -- Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (Source: Funding opportunities via the Rural Health Information Hub)
Source: Funding opportunities via the Rural Health Information Hub - May 10, 2022 Category: American Health Source Type: funding

Congress Strengthens NIH ’s Ability To Address Harassment in NIH-funded Activities
Marie A. Bernard, M.D., NIH Chief Officer for Scientific Workforce Diversity. The recently passed Consolidated Appropriations Act for fiscal year 2022 includes “Section 239,” which is a milestone in our efforts to ensure safe working conditions for people engaged in NIH-supported research. The law requires NIH grant recipients to notify us when their senior key personnel are removed from their position or are otherwise disciplined due to concerns about harassment, bullying, retaliation, or hostile working conditions. This is a major step in our continued effort to change the culture of harassment in biomedical science....
Source: NIH Extramural Nexus - May 10, 2022 Category: Research Authors: Mike Lauer Tags: blog Open Mike anti-harassment workforce Source Type: funding

Updated NHLBI Guidance Concerning Mentored Career Development (K08 and K23) Awards: Percent Effort
Notice NOT-HL-22-022 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts (Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA))
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - May 9, 2022 Category: Research Source Type: funding