Research Funding

Federal research funding opportunities for psychology

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

EPSCoR Research Infrastructure Improvement Program Track-3: Building Diverse Communities (RII Track-3)
13-553

EHR Core Research (ECR)
13-555
(STEM education)

Online Resource Center for Ethics Education in Science and Engineering (ORCEESE)
13-558

Environmental Sustainability
NSF PD 14-7643

Instrument Development for Biological Research
NSF 13-563

Department of Health and Human Services

National Institutes of Health

Limited Competition: Restoration of New Investigator Pilot Projects Adversely Affected by Hurricane Sandy (R21)
RFA-OD-13-005
(all institutes/centers)

Limited Competition: Shared Instrumentation For Hurricane Sandy Disaster Relief (S10)
RFA-OD-13-006
(Division of Program Coordination, Planning and Strategic Initiatives)

Limited Competition:Restoring Research Resources Lost Due to Hurricane Sandy (R24)
RFA-OD-13-008
(Division of Program Coordination, Planning and Strategic Initiatives)

Developing and Improving Institutional Animal Resources (G20)
PAR-13-219
(Division of Program Coordination, Planning and Strategic Initiatives)

Short Courses on Innovative Methodologies in the Behavioral and Social Sciences (R25)
RFA-OD-13-009
(multiple institutes)

Limited Competition: Fogarty HIV Research Training Program for Low-and Middle-Income Country Institutions (D43)
PAR-13-126
(Fogarty, NCI, NIDA, NIMH)

Limited Competition: Planning Grant for Fogarty HIV Research Training Program for Low-and Middle-Income Country institutions (D71)
PAR-13-214
(Fogarty, NIMH)

Limited Competition: Training Programs for Critical HIV Research Infrastructure for Low- and Middle-Income Country Institutions (G11)
PAR-13-215
(Fogarty, NIMH)

Optogenetic Tools for the Study of Neural Systems in Aging and Alzheimer's Disease (R01)
RFA-AG-14-002
(NIA)

Structural Interventions, Alcohol Use, and Risk of HIV/AIDS (R01)
PA-13-191
(NIAAA)

Structural Interventions, Alcohol Use, and Risk of HIV/AIDS (R21)
PA-13-192
(NIAAA)

Mechanisms of Alcohol and Nicotine Co-Addiction (R21)
PA-13-193
(NIAAA)

Mechanisms of Alcohol and Nicotine Co-Addiction (R01)
PA-13-194
(NIAAA)

Center of Excellence for Research on CAM (P01)
PAR-13-220
(National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine)

Preclinical Research on Model Organisms to Predict Treatment Outcomes for Disorders Associated with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (R01)
PAR-13-195
(NICHD)

Outcome Measures for Use in Treatment Trials for Individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (R01)
PAR-13-213
(NICHD)

NIDA Research Center of Excellence Grant Program (P50)
PAR-13-222
(NIDA)

NIDCD Research Career Enhancement Award for Established Investigators (K18)
PAR-13-186
(NIDCD)

NIDCD Research On Hearing Health Care (R21/R33)
RFA-DC-14-001
(NIDCD)

Research Initiative for Scientific Enhancement (RISE) (R25)
PAR-13-196
(NIGMS)

MARC Undergraduate Student Training in Academic Research (U-STAR) National Research Service Award (NRSA) Institutional Research Training Grant (T34)
PAR-13-205
(NIGMS)

Reducing the Duration of Untreated Psychosis in the United States (R01)
PAR-13-187
(NIMH)

Reducing the Duration of Untreated Psychosis in the United States (R34)
PAR-13-188
(NIMH)

Pediatric Suicide Prevention in Emergency Departments (U01)
RFA-MH-14-070
(NIMH)

Integration and Analysis of Diverse HIV-Associated Data (R03)
RFA-MH-14-200
(NIMH, NIDA)

Methodologies and Formative Work for Combination HIV Prevention Approaches (R01)
RFA-MH-14-180
(NIMH, NIAID)

Methodologies and Formative Work for Combination HIV Prevention Approaches (R21)
RFA-MH-14-181
(NIMH, NIAID)

Methodologies and Formative Work for Combination HIV Prevention Approaches (R34)
RFA-MH-14-182
(NIMH)

Research on Autism Spectrum Disorders (R01)
PA-13-216
(NIMH, NICHD, NIDCD, NIEHS, NINDS, ODS)

Research on Autism Spectrum Disorders (R21)
PA-13-217
(NIMH, NICHD, NIDCD, NIEHS, NINDS, ODS)

Research on Autism Spectrum Disorders (R03)
PA-13-218
(NIMH, NICHD, NICHD, NIDCD, NIEHS)

Innovative Measurement Tools for Community Engaged Research Efforts (R01)
PA-13-209
(NINR)

Innovative Measurement Tools for Community Engaged Research Efforts (R21)
PA-13-212
(NINR)

Symptom Management in HIV-Infected Individuals with Comorbid Conditions (R01)
PA-13-210
(NINR)

Symptom Management in HIV-Infected Individuals with Comorbid Conditions (R21)
PA-13-211
(NINR)

Administration for Children & Families

Early Care and Education Research Scholars: Head Start Graduate Student Research Grants
HHS-2013-ACF-OPRE-YR-0573

Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality

AHRQ Patient Centered Outcomes Research (PCOR) Institutional Mentored Career Development Program (K12)
RFA-HS-13-008

The Developing Evidence to Inform Decisions about Effectiveness (DEcIDE) Research Network (U19)
RFA-HS-13-009

Closing the Gap in Healthcare Disparities through Dissemination and Implementation of Patient Centered Outcomes Research (U18)
(RFA-HS-13-010)

Centers for Disease Control & Prevention

Enhancing the Environmental Health Workforce by Strengthening Environmental Health Academic Programs
CDC-RFA-EH13-1304 

Sleep and Sleep Disorders
CDC-RFA-DP13-1306

Health Resources & Services Administration

Maternal and Child Health Measurement Research Network
HRSA-13-259

Department of Defense

Defense Sciences Research and Technology
DARPA-BAA-13-20

Proactive Decision Support 
13-SN-0016 

Department of Education

Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects and Centers Program: Rehabilitation Engineering Research Centers (RERCs): Hearing Enhancement 
ED-GRANTS-041713-001

Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects and Centers Program: Center on Knowledge Translation for Technology Transfer 
ED-GRANTS-041713-002

Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects (DRRPs): Community Living and Participation of Individuals With Disabilities Research 
ED-GRANTS-050713-001

Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects (DRRPs): Community Living and Participation of Individuals With Disabilities Development 
ED-GRANTS-050713-002

Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects (DRRPs): Health and Function of Individuals With Disabilities Research  
ED-GRANTS-050713-003

Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects (DRRPs): Health and Function of Individuals With Disabilities Development
ED-GRANTS-050713-004

Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects (DRRPs): Employment of Individuals With Disabilities Research
ED-GRANTS-050713-005  

Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects (DRRPs): Employment of Individuals With Disabilities Development 
ED-GRANTS-050713-006

Rehabilitation Research and Training Centers (RRTCs): Health and Function of Individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities 
ED-GRANTS-050913-004 

Rehabilitation Research Training Centers (RRTCs): Community Living and Participation for Individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities 
ED-GRANTS-050913-005

National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR): Traumatic Brain Injury Model Systems Collaborative Research Project
ED-GRANTS-050913-002

Institute of Education Sciences (IES): Education Research 
ED-GRANTS-042313-001

Institute of Education Sciences (IES): Research Training Program in the Education Sciences
ED-GRANTS-042313-002 

Institute of Education Sciences (IES): Education Research and Development Centers 
ED-GRANTS-042313-003

Institute of Education Sciences (IES): Statistical Research Methodology in Education 
ED-GRANTS-042313-004

Institute of Education Sciences (IES): Partnerships and Collaborations Focused on Problems of Practice or Policy
ED-GRANTS-042313-005

Department of Justice

Evaluation of the Office on Violence Against Women’s Domestic Violence Homicide Prevention Demonstration Initiative — FY 2013 (PDF, 180KB)
NIJ-2013-3490

Basic Scientific Research to Assess Youth With Sexual Offending Behavior (PDF, 175KB) 
NIJ-2013-3614

OVC FY 2013 An Evidence-Based Approach to Understanding and Addressing Vicarious Trauma in Victim Assistance Professionals, Law Enforcement Officers, and Other First Responders (PDF, 208KB)
OVC-2013-3623

Department of State

FY 2013 Funding Opportunity Announcement for Research Projects to Strengthen Evidence-Based Humanitarian Decision Making by PRM and its Partners Worldwide 
PRM-PRMOAPGL-13-002
(Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration)