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Funding Opportunities, September 27

NIH Opportunities

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  • NIH Standard Deadlinesfor Investigator-Initiated Research Projects
  • NIH Roadmap Initiatives Human Heredity and Health in Africa (H3Africa): Ethical, Legal, and Societal Issues (ELSI) Collaborative Centers (U54) (RFA-RM-17-020)
  • NIH Roadmap Initiatives Human Heredity and Health in Africa (H3Africa): Ethical, Legal, and Societal Issues (ELSI) Research Program (U01) (RFA-RM-17-021)
  • NIH Roadmap Initiatives Science of Behavior Change: Revision Applications for Use-inspired Research to Optimize Adherence, Behavior Change Interventions, and Outcomes (R01)(RFA-RM-17-022)
  • NIH Roadmap Initiatives Science of Behavior Change: Revision Applications for Use-inspired Research to Optimize Adherence, Behavior Change Interventions, and Outcomes (U01)(RFA-RM-17-023)
  • NIH Roadmap Initiatives Science of Behavior Change: Revision Applications for Use-inspired Research to Optimize Adherence, Behavior Change Interventions, and Outcomes (R34)(RFA-RM-17-024)
  • NIH Roadmap Initiatives Science of Behavior Change: Use-inspired Research to Optimize Adherence, Behavior Change Interventions, and Outcomes (R21)(RFA-RM-17-028)
  • NIH BRAIN Initiative: Tools to Target, Identify, and Characterize Non-neuronal Cells in the Brain (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) (RFA-DA-18-018)

  • NIH BRAIN Initiative: Research Resource Grants for Technology Integration and Dissemination (U24) (RFA-NS-18-005)
  • NIH Short-term Mentored Career Enhancement Awards for Mid-Career Investigators to Integrate Basic Behavioral and Social Sciences (K18) (PAR-17-486)
  • NIH Innovative Approaches or Technologies to Investigate Regional, Structural, and Functional Heterogeneity of CNS Small Blood and Lymphatic Vessels (R01) (RFA-NS-18-003)
  • NIH Human Studies of Target Identification, Biomarkers, and Disease Mechanisms Specific to CNS Small Blood and Lymphatic Vessels (R01)(RFA-NS-18-004)
  • NHLBI Strong Heart Study (SHS) Renewal – Coordinating Center and Field Centers(NOT-HL-17-543)
  • NIA Development of Valid Reliable Markers of Aging-Related Biologic Mechanisms for Human Studies (U01)(RFA-AG-18-018)
  • NIDCR Biology Of Aging Dental, Oral, And Craniofacial Tissues (R01 – Clinical Trial Not Allowed) (RFA-DE-18-009)
  • NIDCR Biology Of Aging Dental, Oral, And Craniofacial Tissues (R21 – Clinical Trial Not Allowed) (RFA-DE-18-010)
  • NIEHS Population-Based Model Organism Research for G x E Exploration in Complex Disease Outcomes (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) (RFA-ES-17-009)
  • NIGMS Science Education Partnership Award (SEPA) (R25) (PAR-17-339)
  • NIGMS Collaborative Program Grant for Multidisciplinary Teams (RM1) (PAR-17-340)
  • NINDS Morris K. Udall Centers of Excellence for Parkinson’s Disease Research (P50)(RFA-NS-18-002)
  • NINDS High Impact Neuroscience Research Resource Grants (R24) (RFA-NS-18-006)
  • NINR / NIMH New Onset Depressive Symptoms in Acute Illness (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) (PA-17-487)
  • NINR / NIMH New Onset Depressive Symptoms in Acute Illness (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) (PA-17-488)
  • RELATED SPONSOR: HHMI Hanna H. Gray Fellows Program (link)

NSF Opportunities

Please contact Sharon Pound (spound@utk.edu) regarding your interest in NSF opportunities.

  • Research Coordination Networks (RCN) NSF 17-594
  • MacroSystems Biology and Early NEON Science: Research on Biological Systems at Regional to Continental Scales NSF 16-521
  • Paleo Perspectives on Climate Change (P2C2) NSF 17-582
  • Partnerships for Research and Education in Materials (PREM) NSF 17-599
  • Innovations in Graduate Education (IGE) Program NSF 17-585
  • Scalable Parallelism in the Extreme (SPX) NSF 17-600
  • Cyberlearning for Work at the Human-Technology Frontier NSF 17-598

Dear Colleague Letters

  • Seeking Community Input for Topic Ideas to Accelerate Research through International Network-to-Network Collaboration NSF 17-131
  • NSF Accepting Proposals Related to Hurricane Irma NSF 17-135
  • Advancing Frontiers in Seafloor Science and Engineering Research NSF 17-140
  • Announcing Creation of the Engineering for Civil Infrastructure (ECI) Program which is Replacing the Engineering for Natural Hazard (ENH), Geotechnical Engineering and Materials (GEM), and Structural and Architectural Engineering and Materials (SAEM) Programs NSF 17-147
  • Announcing Creation of the Engineering Design and Systems Engineering (EDSE) Program which Merges and Replaces the Engineering and Systems Design (ESD), System Science (SYS), and Design of Engineering Material Systems (DEMS) Programs NSF 17-146
  • Announcing Realignment of the Civil Infrastructure Systems (CIS) Program NSF 17-145
  • Announcing Realignment of the Infrastructure Management and Extreme Events (IMEE) Program and Change in Program Name to Humans, Disasters and the Built Environment (HDBE) NSF 17-144
  • Stimulating Research Related to the Science of Broadening Participation NSF 17-143
  • Opportunity for Active EFRI and ERC Awardees to Apply for Supplemental Funding through the Research Experience and Mentoring (REM) Program NSF 17-141

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