Cutting-Edge Basic Research Awards (CEBRA) (R21-Clinical Trial Optional)
Funding Opportunity PAR-18-437 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts. The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) Cutting-Edge Basic Research Award (CEBRA) is designed to foster highly innovative or conceptually creative research related to the etiology, pathophysiology, prevention, or treatment of substance use disorders (SUDs). It supports high-risk and potentially high-impact research that is underrepresented or not included in NIDA's current portfolio. The proposed research should: (1) test an innovative and significant hypothesis for which there are scant precedent or preliminary data and which, if confirmed, w...
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - January 9, 2018 Category: Research Source Type: funding

Development and Application of PET and SPECT Imaging Ligands as Biomarkers for Drug Discovery and for Pathophysiological Studies of CNS Disorders (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
Funding Opportunity PAR-18-227 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts. This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) invites research grant applications from organizations/institutions that propose the development of novel radioligands for positron emission tomography (PET) or single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) imaging in human brain, and that incorporate pilot or clinical feasibility evaluation in pre-clinical studies, model development, or clinical studies. (Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA))
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - November 17, 2017 Category: Research Source Type: funding

Office of Naval Research (ONR) Immersive Sciences for Training, Education, Mission Rehearsal, and Operations
Funding Opportunity ID: 290978 Opportunity Number: N00014-17-S-F007 Opportunity Title: Office of Naval Research (ONR) Immersive Sciences for Training, Education, Mission Rehearsal, and OperationsOpportunity Category: DiscretionaryOpportunity Category Explanation: Funding Instrument Type: GrantCategory of Funding Activity: Science and Technology and other Research and DevelopmentCategory Explanation: CFDA Number(s): 12.300Eligible Applicants: Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)Additional Information on Eligibility: • All responsible sources from a...
Source: Grants.gov - February 19, 2017 Category: Research Tags: Science and Technology and other Research and Development Source Type: funding

Thwaites: The Future of Thwaites Glacier and its Contribution to Sea-level Rise
Full Proposal Deadline Date: March 1, 2017 Program Guidelines: NSF 17-505Considerable uncertainty remains in projections of future ice loss from West Antarctica.  Reducing this uncertainty is an international priority that was recently underscored by the Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research in its “Horizon Scan 2020” (SCAR, 2015). The recent U.S. National Academy of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine report (A Strategic Vision for NSF Investments in Antarctic and Southern Ocean Research, 2015) places prediction of ice mass loss ...More at https://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=505320&W...
Source: NSF Upcoming Due Dates - January 30, 2017 Category: Science Source Type: funding

Office of Naval Research (ONR) Immersive Sciences for Training, Education, Mission Rehearsal, and Operations
Funding Opportunity ID: 290978 Opportunity Number: N00014-17-S-F007 Opportunity Title: Office of Naval Research (ONR) Immersive Sciences for Training, Education, Mission Rehearsal, and OperationsOpportunity Category: DiscretionaryOpportunity Category Explanation: Funding Instrument Type: GrantCategory of Funding Activity: Science and Technology and other Research and DevelopmentCategory Explanation: CFDA Number(s): 12.300Eligible Applicants: Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)Additional Information on Eligibility: • All responsible sources from a...
Source: Grants.gov - December 29, 2016 Category: Research Tags: Science and Technology and other Research and Development Source Type: funding

Software Infrastructure for Sustained Innovation - SSE & SSI
Funding Opportunity ID: 281071 Opportunity Number: 16-532 Opportunity Title: Software Infrastructure for Sustained Innovation - SSE & SSIOpportunity Category: DiscretionaryOpportunity Category Explanation: Funding Instrument Type: GrantCategory of Funding Activity: Science and Technology and other Research and DevelopmentCategory Explanation: CFDA Number(s): 47.04147.04947.05047.07047.07447.07547.076Eligible Applicants: Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)Additional Information on Eligibility: *Who May Submit Proposals: Proposals may only be submit...
Source: Grants.gov - September 1, 2016 Category: Research Tags: Science and Technology and other Research and Development Source Type: funding

Model Organisms, Part 3: A Look at All RPGs for Six Models
We are most appreciative of the feedback we’ve received, through the blog and elsewhere, on NIH support of model organism research. In part 1 of this series, we mentioned that we asked two separate groups to analyze NIH applications and awards. In parts 1 and 2 we primarily focused on R01-based data that were curated and analyzed by our Office of Portfolio Analysis. In part 3, we show results from a broader range of research project grant (RPG) data that were prepared and analyzed by our Office of Research Information Systems. This group used an automated thesaurus-based text mining system which delves into not only ...
Source: NIH Extramural Nexus - August 24, 2016 Category: Research Authors: Mike Lauer Tags: blog Open Mike Funding data model organisms Source Type: funding

Development and Application of PET and SPECT Imaging Ligands as Biomarkers for Drug Discovery and for Pathophysiological Studies of CNS Disorders (R01)
Funding Opportunity Number: PAR-16-266 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: GrantCategory of Funding Activity: EducationHealthCFDA Number: 93.24293.27393.27993.28693.866Eligible 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) ...
Source: Grants.gov - May 18, 2016 Category: Research Tags: Education Health Source Type: funding

Development and Application of PET and SPECT Imaging Ligands as Biomarkers for Drug Discovery and for Pathophysiological Studies of CNS Disorders (R01)
Funding Opportunity PAR-16-266 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts. This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) invites research grant applications from organizations/institutions that propose the development of novel radioligands for positron emission tomography (PET) or single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) imaging in human brain, and that incorporate pilot or clinical feasibility evaluation in pre-clinical studies, model development, or clinical studies. (Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA))
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - May 17, 2016 Category: Research Source Type: funding

Arrupe Jesuit High School Corporate Work Study Program
Funding Opportunity Number: F16AS00163 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: EducationInformation and StatisticsNatural ResourcesCFDA Number: 15.676Eligible Applicants Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)Agency Name: DOI-FWSClosing Date: Apr 19, 2016Award Ceiling: $350,000Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Apr 12, 2016Funding Opportunity Description: Tasks outlined below will be conducted during the period for the first year of Jun 1, 2016 to August 11, 2021. a)As...
Source: Grants.gov - April 13, 2016 Category: Research Tags: Education Information and Statistics Natural Resources Source Type: funding

Maternal and Child Health Measurement Research Network
Funding Opportunity Number: HRSA-16-034 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: HealthCFDA Number: 93.110Eligible Applicants Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)Agency Name: HHS-HRSAClosing Date: May 27, 2016Award Ceiling: $0Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Mar 23, 2016Funding Opportunity Description: Measures are essential to identifying needs, recording trends, and informing programs and policies.  MCH stakeholders are faced with challenges in accessing and...
Source: Grants.gov - March 24, 2016 Category: Research Tags: Health Source Type: funding

BLM OR/WA - Pollinators
Funding Opportunity Number: L16AS00060 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: May 16, 2016Award Ceiling: $120,000Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Mar 16, 2016Funding Opportunity Description: The Bureau of Land Management is interested in supporting research regarding pollinators. Anim...
Source: Grants.gov - March 17, 2016 Category: Research Tags: Natural Resources Source Type: funding

Telehealth Network Grant Program
Funding Opportunity Number: HRSA-16-012 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: GrantCategory of Funding Activity: HealthCFDA Number: 93.211Eligible Applicants Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized)Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)Agency Name: HHS-HRSAClosing Date: Apr 08, 2016Award Ceiling: $0Expected Number of Awards: 20Creation Date: Feb 08, 2016Funding Opportunity Description: This announcement solicits applications for the Telehealth Network Grant Program (TNGP). The primary objective of the TNGP ...
Source: Grants.gov - February 10, 2016 Category: Research Tags: Health Source Type: funding

Charles River Natural Valley Storage Area
Funding Opportunity Number: W912DR-16-2-RFP-0002 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: Natural ResourcesCFDA Number: 12.010Eligible Applicants Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher educationAgency Name: DOD-COEClosing Date: Feb 24, 2016Award Ceiling: $51,000Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Feb 08, 2016Funding Opportunity Description: The US Army Corps of Engineers, Baltimore District, (USACE) intends to enter into a single cooperative agreement with a non-profit organization for...
Source: Grants.gov - February 8, 2016 Category: Research Tags: Natural Resources Source Type: funding

Software Infrastructure for Sustained Innovation - SSE & SSI
Funding Opportunity Number: 16-532 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: GrantCategory of Funding Activity: Science and Technology and other Research and DevelopmentCFDA Number: 47.04147.04947.05047.07047.07447.07547.076Eligible Applicants Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)Agency Name: NSFClosing Date: Apr 26, 2016Award Ceiling: Expected Number of Awards: Creation Date: Jan 20, 2016Funding Opportunity Description: Software is an integral enabler of computation, experiment and theory and a primary modality for realizing t...
Source: Grants.gov - January 21, 2016 Category: Research Tags: Science and Technology and other Research and Development Source Type: funding

NOTICE OF INTENT TO AWARD - High-resolution Topographic Data from Salt Marshes in Cape Cod National Seashore with the Aid of Terrestrial Laser Scanning
Funding Opportunity Number: NPS-15-NERO-0116 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: Aug 16, 2015Award Ceiling: $40,098Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Aug 07, 2015Funding Opportunity Description: NOTICE OF INTENT TO AWARD This Funding Announcement is not a request for applications. This announcement is to provide public notice of the Nati...
Source: Grants.gov - August 7, 2015 Category: Research Tags: Natural Resources Source Type: funding

Installation and Development of Methods and Analyses for PIT Tag Antennas
Funding Opportunity Number: R15SS00009 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: EnvironmentCFDA Number: 15.529Eligible Applicants Public and State controlled institutions of higher educationAgency Name: DOI-BORClosing Date: Aug 14, 2015Award Ceiling: $2,384,938Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Jul 31, 2015Funding Opportunity Description: The Colorado River Basin historically provided habitat for all four endangered species; Colorado Pikeminnow, Razorback Sucker, Roundtail Chub, and the Bonytail. Accurate fish counts are an impor...
Source: Grants.gov - August 1, 2015 Category: Research Tags: Environment Source Type: funding

Using GIS and SAR imagery to assess fish and yellow-billed loon habitat in the Arctic Network of Alaska Parklands
Funding Opportunity Number: P15AS01001 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: EducationCFDA Number: 15.945Eligible Applicants Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)Agency Name: DOI-NPSClosing Date: Jun 24, 2015Award Ceiling: $100,000Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Jun 15, 2015Funding Opportunity Description: NOTICE OF INTENT TO AWARD This Funding Announcement is not a request for applications. This announcement is to provide public notice of the National ...
Source: Grants.gov - June 16, 2015 Category: Research Tags: Education Source Type: funding

FY15 Supplemental to Development and Evaluation of Continuous Welded Rail-Joints
Funding Opportunity Number: FR-RRD-15-009 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: GrantCategory of Funding Activity: Science and Technology and other Research and DevelopmentCFDA Number: 20.313Eligible Applicants Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)Agency Name: DOT-FRAClosing Date: Jun 22, 2015Award Ceiling: $95,000Expected Number of Awards: Creation Date: Jun 09, 2015Funding Opportunity Description: ontinue the evaluation of the durability of the continuous welded rail-joints, and the related PhD dissertation, expected to ...
Source: Grants.gov - June 10, 2015 Category: Research Tags: Science and Technology and other Research and Development Source Type: funding

Cognitive Neuroscience
Funding Opportunity Number: PD-15-1699 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: GrantCategory of Funding Activity: Science and Technology and other Research and DevelopmentCFDA Number: 47.075Eligible 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: Aug 13, 2015Award Ceiling: Expected Number of Awards: 25Creation Date: Apr 15, 2015Funding Opportunity Description: I. INTRODUCTION The National Science Foundation announces the area of Cognitive ...
Source: Grants.gov - April 15, 2015 Category: Research Tags: Science and Technology and other Research and Development Source Type: funding

Charles River Natural Valley Storage Area, MA
Funding Opportunity Number: W912DR-15-2-0003 Opportunity Category: DiscretionaryFunding Instrument Type: Cooperative AgreementCategory of Funding Activity: Natural ResourcesCFDA Number: 12.106Eligible Applicants Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher educationAgency Name: DOD-COEClosing Date: Feb 20, 2015Award Ceiling: $50,000Expected Number of Awards: 1Creation Date: Feb 13, 2015Funding Opportunity Description: The US Army Corps of Engineers, Baltimore District, (USACE) intends to enter into a sole source cooperative agreement with the Student Conservation Ass...
Source: Grants.gov - February 15, 2015 Category: Research Tags: Natural Resources Source Type: funding

Cutting-Edge Basic Research Awards (CEBRA) (R21)
Funding Opportunity Number: PAR-15-079 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, oth...
Source: Grants.gov - January 8, 2015 Category: Research Tags: Education Health Source Type: funding

Cutting-Edge Basic Research Awards (CEBRA) (R21)
Funding Opportunity PAR-15-079 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts. The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) Cutting-Edge Basic Research Award (CEBRA) is designed to foster highly innovative or conceptually creative research related to drug abuse and addiction and how to prevent and treat them. It supports research that is high-risk and potentially high-impact that is underrepresented or not included in NIDA's current portfolio. The proposed research should: (1) test a highly novel and significant hypothesis for which there are scant precedent or preliminary data and which, if confirmed, would have a substant...
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - January 8, 2015 Category: Research Source Type: funding

Association of Rehabilitation Nurses New Investigator Grant
The principal investigator (PI) for the New Investigator research grant should be a novice researcher who has never received significant funding for research. They must be a registered nurse who is active in rehabilitation or who demonstrates interest in and significant contributions to rehabilitation nursing.  This PI must also have a Master’s degree in Nursing, and a research doctorate; or a Master’s degree in Nursing and be currently enrolled in a doctoral research program.  Applicants who are members in ARN will have preference for funding, though membership is ARN is not required. Fellow Gra...
Source: ScanGrants feed - December 18, 2014 Category: Research Authors: Association of Rehabilitation Nurses Source Type: funding

Call for Applications: HVTN Research and Mentorship Program Scholar Program
Now accepting applications! All materials due January 28, 2015 The HIV Vaccine Trials Network, in collaboration with the National Institute of Mental Health and the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, is investing in a young generation of HIV prevention researchers by providing African American and Latino/a medical students with opportunities for independent research along with structured mentoring, project and salary funding, training, and professional development activities. Program Tracks Grant recipients will work under the mentorship of HVTN-affiliated investigators to conduct research proj...
Source: ScanGrants feed - December 18, 2014 Category: Research Authors: HIV Vaccine Trials Network/National Institute of Mental Health/National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Source Type: funding

American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Foundation Research Grant Program
The deadline for 2015 ASCRS Foundation Research Grant applications is January 31, 2015. ASCRS Foundation grants are in the amount of $5,000 and are limited to one grant per approved applicant. Funding is contingent upon presentation of a paper or poster describing the research process and findings to be presented at a future ASCRS meeting. (Source: ScanGrants feed)
Source: ScanGrants feed - December 18, 2014 Category: Research Authors: American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Foundation Source Type: funding

American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery Research Grant Program
The research grant application deadlines have been extended to: March 1, 2015 The American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery (ASLMS) supports research projects designed to foster the development and use of lasers and other related technologies in medical and surgical applications.  While the best research projects will be given priority for funding, a concerted effort will be made to award a balance of basic science and clinical research. Any individual or organization desiring to conduct research which fosters the development and/or use of lasers in medical or surgical applications and who meets the eligi...
Source: ScanGrants feed - December 18, 2014 Category: Research Authors: American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery Source Type: funding

Arthroscopy Association of North America Research Grant Program
Grants for clinical or basic science research in the field of arthroscopic surgery or disorders amenable to arthroscopic treatment Deadline for grant submission is November 1. The Research Grant amounts vary depending on need and quality of work submitted.  Grant requests up to $25,000 will be considered. (Source: ScanGrants feed)
Source: ScanGrants feed - December 18, 2014 Category: Research Authors: Arthroscopy Association of North America Source Type: funding

Schweisguth Prize
This prize is awarded to the author of the best scientific article by a trainee in the field of paedatric oncology. The prize is given in honour of Dr. O. Schweisguth, founding member and first President of SIOP. Judgement of the prize will be based on the written article describing work done by the trainee and will consider originality, completeness, scientific accuracy and contribution to science. Applicants must have been in training when the work described in the article was performed, and must still be in the training period or not more than one year thereafter at the time of submission. The prize consists of t...
Source: ScanGrants feed - December 17, 2014 Category: Research Authors: International Society of Paediatric Oncology Source Type: funding

Call for Applications: Nephrotic Syndrome Study Network (NEPTUNE) Career Development Fellowship
Deadline for receipt: January 15, 2015 for funding commencing July 1, 2015 Objectives: The NEPTUNE Career Development program is designed to support advanced post-doctoral and junior faculty trainees, or established investigators interested in redirecting their investigative focus, who are preparing to become independent investigators in clinical and translational research in human glomerular disease. Successful applicants will design and carry out an individually tailored program that combines a clearly defined training component with a mentored research experience that employs the resources of NEPTUNE or that addres...
Source: ScanGrants feed - December 17, 2014 Category: Research Authors: NephCure Kidney International Source Type: funding

Call for Applications: PSC Partners Seeking a Cure Research Grant Program
PSC Partners Seeking a Cure is a 501(c)3 nonprofit foundation whose mission is to provide education and support to PSC patients, families and caregivers and to raise funds to research causes, treatments and cures for primary sclerosing cholangitis. The foundation offers grants to conduct research that addresses an important and novel, basic or clinical research question related to PSC and closely allied diseases (such as inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD), ulcerative colitis (UC) or Crohn's disease) as they relate to PSC. The applicant must be at an academic institution with an interest in pursuing PSC as an indicati...
Source: ScanGrants feed - December 17, 2014 Category: Research Authors: PSC Partners Seeking a Cure Source Type: funding

Children’s Tumor Foundation Young Investigator Award
Children’s Tumor Foundation Young Investigator Award We MUST RECEIVE completed Pre-Applications by 5:00 p.m. ET January 19, 2015 Pre-Applications received after this date will NOT be reviewed. Applicant Eligibility 1. Applicant must be one of the following: a. A postdoctoral fellow (MD, Ph.D. or equivalent) but no more than 7 years past the completion of their first doctoral degree, OR b. A graduate student pursuing their MD, Ph.D. or equivalent NOTE: Applications from individuals holding a faculty position will NOT be accepted. 2 . Applicant must be affiliated with the laboratory of a senior research...
Source: ScanGrants feed - December 17, 2014 Category: Research Authors: Children’s Tumor Foundation Source Type: funding

American Society of Nephrology Young Investigator Award
The Young Investigator Award is presented annually to an individual with an outstanding record of achievement and creativity in basic or patient-oriented research related to the functions and diseases of the kidney. This award is co-sponsored by the American Society of Nephrology and the Council on the Kidney of the American Heart Association and is limited to individuals who are age 45 or younger on December 31 of the year during which the award is presented. The award consists of a certificate of recognition, an unrestricted grant of $5,000 to the laboratory of the awardee, and paid travel expenses to the meeting. T...
Source: ScanGrants feed - December 17, 2014 Category: Research Authors: American Society of Nephrology Source Type: funding

American Psychological Association Congressional Fellowship Program
The purpose of this fellowship is to provide psychologists with an invaluable public policy learning experience, to contribute to the more effective use of psychological knowledge in government and to broaden awareness about the value of psychology-government interaction among psychologists and within the federal government. Deadline: January 9, 2015 Sponsor: Government Relations Fellows spend one year working on the staff of a member of Congress or congressional committee. Activities may involve drafting legislation, conducting oversight work, assisting with congressional hearings and events, and preparing briefs...
Source: ScanGrants feed - December 17, 2014 Category: Research Authors: American Psychological Association Source Type: funding

Major Advancement in Psychological Science Prize
The Major Advancement in Psychological Science Prize was established in 2006 by the International Union of Psychological Science (IUPsyS), formerly denoted as Mattei Dogan Prize under the auspices of the Mattei Dogan Foundation. The Prize was awarded for the first time to Professor Michael Posner on the occasion of the XXIX International Congress of Psychology (Berlin, Germany) in July 2008 (read article). It is awarded every four years thereafter at the International Congress of Psychology. The Prize carries an honorarium of US $4 000. The Prize recipient will be invited to deliver a plenary scientific lecture at t...
Source: ScanGrants feed - December 17, 2014 Category: Research Authors: International Union of Psychological Science Source Type: funding

International Union of Psychological Science Young Investigator Award
The Union's two Young Investigator Awards are given in recognition of young post-doctoral scientists who has already made a significant contribution to psychological science through excellent research, refereed publications, success in securing research grants and visibility. Two awards are available in this category: one is for young investigators within basic science, and one is for those working within applied science. Presentation of the awards will be at the 31st International Congress of Psychology (ICP) in Yokohama, Japan, July 2016. Awardees will be invited to present an address at the Congress. Funds to...
Source: ScanGrants feed - December 17, 2014 Category: Research Authors: International Union of Psychological Science Source Type: funding

International Union of Psychological Science Achievement Against the Odds Award
The Achievement Against the Odds Award seeks to honor a researcher or team of researchers who succeeded in conducting research under extremely difficult circumstances, possibly involving great personal risk or hardship to the greater good of scientific research, the scientific community, and/or the general public. This award is related primarily to attributes such as resiliency against extraordinary odds; particular importance will also be given to the long-term impact of the work in question. Presentation of the award will be at the 31st International Congress of Psychology (ICP) in Yokohama, Japan, July 2016. The aw...
Source: ScanGrants feed - December 17, 2014 Category: Research Authors: International Union of Psychological Science Source Type: funding

International Union of Psychological Science Life Time Career Award
The Lifetime Career Award honors distinguished and enduring lifetime contributions to international cooperation and advancement of knowledge in the field of psychological science. This award also brings the work of distinguished scientists to the attention of a broader audience and promotes the contribution of psychology as a discipline to the public good. Presentation of the award will be at the 31st International Congress of Psychology (ICP) in Yokohama, Japan, July 2016. The awardee will be invited to present an address at the Congress. Funds to cover travel and accommodation related to attending the award ceremony...
Source: ScanGrants feed - December 17, 2014 Category: Research Authors: International Union of Psychological Science Source Type: funding

Call for Applications: Grant for Multiple Sclerosis Innovation (GMSI) 2015
Grantor: Merck KGaA (Darmstadt, Germany)/EMD Serono Region: All Regions Closes: 01/23/2015 Maximum: €1,000,000 The deadline for grant applications is Friday January 23, 2015. The innovation grant will be awarded to support promising translational research projects by academic researchers to improve understanding of multiple sclerosis (MS) for the ultimate benefit of patients. Potential research topics that could be funded through the GMSI include MS pathogenesis, response to treatment and prediction of MS subtypes, identification of predictive or surrogate markers to allow better clinical decisions using ...
Source: ScanGrants feed - December 16, 2014 Category: Research Authors: Merck KGaA (Darmstadt, Germany)/EMD Serono Source Type: funding

Call for Applications: ECD Global Alliance is Soliciting Letters of Intent for Funding of Research Projects Focused on Erdheim - Chester Disease
The ECD Global Alliance is soliciting Letters of Intent for funding of research projects focused on the study of Erdheim-Chester Disease. Number of Grants to be Awarded: Minimum of one (1) Maximum Amount of Monies to be Awarded: Up to $100,000 USD (total) Duration of Grant: 1 Year LOIDeadline: April 2, 2015 Eligibility Requirements: Open to all qualified researchers (international proposals welcomed) The purpose of the ECD Global Alliance is to help those affected by Erdheim-Chester Disease. As such, the Alliance’s mission is to provide support, promote research, raise awareness and share educational m...
Source: ScanGrants feed - December 16, 2014 Category: Research Authors: ECD Global Alliance Source Type: funding

Friedreich's Ataxia Research Alliance General Research Grant
Friedreich's Ataxia Research Alliance General Research Grant FARA accepts LOIs from qualified investigators for projects that target FARA’s research priorities twice per year (due February 1 and July 15). For those invited to submit a full application, the deadlines for submission are April 1 and September 15, respectively. On the Main Grant Page, put “General Research” in the “Grant Type” field. The applicant may request a budget of up to $150,000 per year for one or two years. General Research Grant Subtype: Postdoctoral Trainees and Ph.D. Students Salaries for all those co...
Source: ScanGrants feed - December 16, 2014 Category: Research Authors: Friedreich's Ataxia Research Alliance Source Type: funding

Bronya J. Keats Award for International Collaboration in Research on Friedreich's Ataxia
Bronya J. Keats Award for International Collaboration in Research on Friedreich's Ataxia The Friedreich's Ataxia Research Alliance accepts LOIs focusing on FA research that relies on international collaboration among investigators in at least two different countries. Special consideration will be given to proposals that bring new scientists to the FA community. The rationale for the collaboration needs to be convincing and must clearly demonstrate that the research goals could not be achieved by just one of the participating groups and that the synergy among the groups is essential for the success of the project....
Source: ScanGrants feed - December 16, 2014 Category: Research Authors: Friedreich's Ataxia Research Alliance Source Type: funding

Friedreich's Ataxia Research Alliance Keith Michael Andrus Memorial Award
Friedreich's Ataxia Research Alliance Keith Michael Andrus Memorial Award FARA accepts LOIs focusing on advancing understanding and/or treatment of the cardiac involvement in FA. The deadline for the LOI is January 15. For those invited to submit a full application, the deadline for submission is March 1. On the Main Grant Page, put "KMA Award" in the "Grant Type" field. The applicant may request a budget of up to $150,000 per year for one or two years. (Source: ScanGrants feed)
Source: ScanGrants feed - December 16, 2014 Category: Research Authors: Friedreich's Ataxia Research Alliance Source Type: funding

Friedreich's Ataxia Research Alliance Phillip Bennett and Kyle Bryant Translational Research Award
Friedreich's Ataxia Research Alliance Phillip Bennett and Kyle Bryant Translational Research Award FARA accepts LOIs focusing on pre-clinical and clinical investigations that will advance treatments for FA. The specific aims must target one or more of the following: Identification of biomarkers for FA that will elucidate disease variability, severity, and prognosis; facilitate drug screening, and/or optimize selection of patients and clinical endpoints for clinical trials; Development of tools and technologies that can (a) be directly used for therapy development; (b) overcome existing obstacles to treatment and ...
Source: ScanGrants feed - December 16, 2014 Category: Research Authors: Friedreich's Ataxia Research Alliance Source Type: funding

Division 17 Committee for Early Career Professionals American Psychological Association Convention Travel Grant
The Division 17 Committee for Early Career Professionals is happy to announce two travel grants of $500 to be awarded for 2015 APA Convention. All Early Career Psychologists who are Division 17 members (within seven years receipt of their doctorate) are encouraged to apply. Preference will be given to applicants who demonstrate a need for funding, are presenting at the APA Convention, and/or who are active in a Division 17 section, committee, or STG. The application package must include the following information: 1. Brief self-statement (500 words maximum): This statement should include a summary of your professiona...
Source: ScanGrants feed - December 15, 2014 Category: Research Authors: American Psychological Association Division 17 Society of Counseling Psychology Committee for Early Career Professionals Source Type: funding

IonOptix Travel Grant Competition 2015
Do you want the opportunity to travel to a conference of your choice courtesy of IonOptix? Here is your chance!  We are giving 2 undergraduate or graduate students a €500 stipend to travel to a scientific meeting of their choice in 2015. IonOptix is pleased to announce its 2015 Student Travel Grant Competition. We want to support you with your thesis research and give you the opportunity to travel to a conference in North America or Europe. The grant is applicable to final year undergraduates, masters, and Ph.D. students in all areas of the life sciences. To qualify for the award, you must be presenting your...
Source: ScanGrants feed - December 15, 2014 Category: Research Authors: IonOptix Source Type: funding

David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library History of Medicine Travel Grants
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library History of Medicine Travel Grants Dates to Remember ■ Deadline for applications: January 30, 2015 by 5pm EST ■ Announcement of grant recipients: No later than March 31, 2015 ■ Grants must be used between April 2015 and May 2016 ■ Please note that the Rubenstein Library will be closed to the public from July 1, 2015 - August 23, 2015, while we relocate to our newly renovated space. These closure dates are subject to change The History of Medicine Collections offers research grants of up to $1,000 to researchers whose work would benefit from access to...
Source: ScanGrants feed - December 15, 2014 Category: Research Authors: David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library Duke University Source Type: funding

Call for Research Grants: Cicatricial Alopecia Research Foundation
The Cicatricial Alopecia Research Foundation (CARF) seeks original, focused, and innovative research grant applications dealing with primary cicatricial alopecia (PCA). Applications will be accepted from laboratories around the world. The proposed project must serve to further CARF's research goals, namely, to understand the pathogenesis of PCA, an understanding that will lead to effective prevention and therapy. CARF will give priority to research proposals based on the following topics. Please see the attached review criteria at the end of the application that reviewers will use to evaluate the applications. &bu...
Source: ScanGrants feed - December 15, 2014 Category: Research Authors: Cicatricial Alopecia Research Foundation Source Type: funding

Deanna Lynn Potts Scholarship
Deanna Lynn Potts was born with Cystinosis and lived to be 27 years old. Before she died, she discussed her wishes to start a scholarship fund for children with Cystinosis. We know how devastating a chronic illness can have on a family emotionally, physically, socially, and financially. Children with Cystinosis are living longer, thanks to medical science and therefore, embarking on careers. These careers require education. Education is expensive, yet something we do not want to deprive our children of in our world today. Due to the financially draining medical costs, it might prove difficult to send a child to coll...
Source: ScanGrants feed - December 15, 2014 Category: Research Authors: Cystinosis Foundation Source Type: funding