Research Funding

Federal research funding opportunities for psychology

July 2012

Listed below are new funding announcements from federal agencies for support of research and training in areas that include psychological science. All types of funding opportunities are represented, including grants, fellowships, career development awards, cooperative agreements, contracts and small business awards. 

Federal funding opportunities can also be found at grants.gov.

See last month’s list.

National Science Foundation

International Collaborations in Organismal Biology Between US and Israeli Investigators (ICOB)
12-577

Catalyzing New International Collaborations
12-573

Geography and Spatial Sciences Program (GSS)
12-570

Dear Colleague Letter: Beyond the Genome: IOS Funding Opportunities FY 2012 - 2013 (PDF, 474KB)
12-093

Dear Colleague Letter - DGE-REESE-AGEP-AISL Call for Research Proposals on STEM Graduate Education and Postdoctoral Training (PDF, 514KB) 
12-091

Department of Health and Human Services

National Institutes of Health

NIH Director's Transformative Research Awards (R01)
RFA-RM-12-017
(NIH Roadmap)

NIH Support for Conferences and Scientific Meetings (Parent R13/U13)
PA-12-212
(multiple institutes)

Institutional Clinical and Translational Science Award (U54)
RFA-TR-12-006
(NCATS)

Juvenile Protective Factors and Their Effects on Aging (R01)
PAR-12-218
(NIA, NICHD)

Research on Children in Military Families: The Impact of Parental Military Deployment and Reintegration on Child and Family Functioning (R13)
PA-12-223
(NICHD, NIDA, OBSSR, ORWH)

Development and Testing of Novel Interventions to Improve HIV Prevention, Care, and Program Implementation (R34)
PA-12-231
(NIDA)

Cohort Studies of HIV/AIDS and Substance Use (U01)
PAR-12-222
(NIDA)

IDeA Networks of Biomedical Research Excellence (INBRE) [P20]
PAR-12-205
(NIGMS)

Biobehavioral Research Awards for Innovative New Scientists (BRAINS) (R01)
RFA-MH-13-110
(NIMH)

Dimensional Approaches to Research Classification in Psychiatric Disorders (R01)
RFA-MH-13-080
(NIMH)

Research on Psychopathology In Intellectual Disabilities (R01)
PA-12-219
(NIMH)

Women's Mental Health During Pregnancy and the Postpartum Period (R21)
PA-12-215
(NIMH, NICHD, NIDA)

Women's Mental Health During Pregnancy and the Postpartum Period (R01)
PA-12-216
(NIMH, NICHD, NIDA)

Advancing Community-level Approaches to Reduce HIV Infection in Highly Impacted Communities (R01)
RFA-MH-13-090
(NIMH, NIDA)

Advancing Community-level Approaches to Reduce HIV Infection in Highly Impacted Communities (R21)
RFA-MH-13-091
(NIMH, NIDA)

Advancing Community-level Approaches to Reduce HIV Infection in Highly Impacted Communities (R34)
RFA-MH-13-092
(NIMH, NIDA)

NIMHD Transdisciplinary Collaborative Centers for Health Disparities Research (U54)
RFA-MD-12-007
(NIMHD)

Health Resources & Services Administration

Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics Training Program
HRSA-13-137

Department of Education

Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects and Centers Program -- Burn Model Systems Centers
ED-GRANTS-062012-002

Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects and Centers Program -- Recreational Technologies and Rehabilitation Robotics
ED-GRANTS-062012-003 

Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects and Centers Program -- Recreational Technologies and Exercise Physiology Benefiting Individuals with Disabilities
ED-GRANTS-062012-004 

NASA

Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) (PDF, 378KB)
NNH12ZHA002C
[see Human Research]