All Active Funding Opportunities

For questions regarding these opportunities, please contact Sarah Laye at: slaye@som.umaryland.edu.

Date Posted Organization Title Website Type Application/ LOI Due Date Comments / Documents
11/14/19 Melanoma Research Alliance (MRA) MRA General RFP Link Foundation 11/18/19; Note the key deadlines 11/18/19: Full Proposals Due for Mid-Career, Young Investigator, and Pilot Award Applicants
11/14/19 American Brain Tumor Association ABTA Grants (various) Link Foundation 12/04/19 LOI for Basic Research Fellowships and Discovery Grants due 12/4/19
11/14/19 American Lung Association Innovation Award Link Foundation 12/12/19
11/14/19 International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer International Lung Cancer Foundation Fellowships Link Foundation 12/15/19
11/14/19 St. Baldrick’s Foundation St. Baldrick’s Foundation Research Grants (Various) Link Foundation 01/31/20 Spring grant cycle: LOI required and due 1/31/20
11/14/19 Sarcoma Foundation of America Sarcoma Foundation of America Research Grants – 2020 Funding Opportunity Announcement Link Foundation 01/31/20
11/08/19 Hope Foundation SWOG/Hope Foundation Impact Award Link Foundation 01/15/20 LOI Deadlines: January 15 and July 1 at 5pm ET
11/08/19 Radiological Society of North America's (RSNA) Research & Education Foundation Resident/Fellow Research Grant Link Foundation 01/15/20
11/08/19 NIH Biobehavioral Basis of Chronic Pain (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Link NIH Standard due dates apply
11/08/19 NIH Biobehavioral Basis of Chronic Pain (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) Link NIH Standard due dates apply
11/08/19 NIH Applying a Biopsychosocial Perspective to Self-Management of Chronic Pain (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Link NIH Standard due dates apply
11/08/19 NIH Communication and Decision Making for Individuals with Inherited Cancer Syndromes (U01 Clinical Trial Optional) Link NIH 12/21/19 LOI required and due 12/21/19 - for application due date of 1/21/20
10/30/19 Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (BIPI) Independent Medical Education Grants Link Foundation Grant applications must be submitted no less than 60 days prior to the program …
10/30/19 AHNS/AAO-HNSF YOUNG INVESTIGATOR RESEARCH DEVELOPMENT AWARD GRANT AMERICAN HEAD AND NECK SOCIETY (AHNS) and AMERICAN ACADEMY OF OTOLARYNGOLOGYHEAD AND NECK SURGERY FOUNDATION (AAO-HNSF) Link Foundation 12/16/19 LOI required and due 12/16/19
10/30/19 Society of Surgical Oncology Clinical Investigator Award Link Foundation 01/07/20
10/30/19 Burroughs Wellcome Fund Postdoctoral Enrichment Program Link Training 01/15/20
10/30/19 National Pancreas Foundation National Pancreas Foundation research grants and awards Link Foundation 01/31/20
10/30/19 Howard Hughes Medical Institute HHMI Investigator Program Opens National Competition Link Foundation 03/18/20
10/30/19 NIH Applying a Biopsychosocial Perspective to Self-Management of Chronic Pain (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) Link NIH Standard due dates apply
10/30/19 NIH Applying a Biopsychosocial Perspective to Self-Management of Chronic Pain (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Link NIH Standard due dates apply
10/30/19 NIH Fundamental Mechanisms of Affective and Decisional Processes in Cancer Control (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Link NIH Standard due dates apply LOI required and due 30 days prior to the application due date.
10/30/19 NIH Multilevel Interventions in Cancer Care Delivery: Follow-up to Abnormal Screening Tests (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Link NIH Standard due dates apply
10/30/19 NIH HIV-associated Non-Communicable Diseases Research at Low- and Middle-Income Country Institutions (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) Link NIH 11/15/19; Standard due dates apply LOI due 11/15/19
10/30/19 NIH Assay Validation of High Quality Markers for Clinical Studies in Cancer (UH3) Clinical Trials Not Allowed Link NIH 01/13/20 LOI required and due 30 days prior to the application due date. LOI due 1/13/20 for 2/13/20 application due date. Other app due dates: 7/10/20, 10/8/20.
10/30/19 NIH Assay Validation of High Quality Markers for Clinical Studies in Cancer (UH2/UH3 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Link NIH 01/13/20 LOI required and due 30 days prior to the application due date. LOI due 1/13/20 for 2/13/20 application due date. Other app due dates: 7/10/20, 10/8/20.
10/30/19 NIH NIDCR Clinical Trial Planning and Implementation Cooperative Agreement (UG3/UH3 Clinical Trial Required) Link NIH 01/23/20 LOI due 1/23/20 - for application due date of 2/23/20
10/30/19 NIH Administrative Supplements to Support Cancer Disparity Collaborative Research (Clinical Trial Optional) Link NIH 02/10/20 New application due dates: 2/10/2020 and 9/10/2020. Pre-application Webinar on December 6th from 2:00 - 3:30 pm EST
10/30/19 NIH Integrative Research on Polysubstance Abuse and Disorder (R61/R33 Clinical Trial Optional) Link NIH 02/17/20 LOI required and due 30 days prior to the application due date. Application Due Date(s) 3/17/20, 7/17/20, 11/17/20, 3/17/21,7/19/21, 11/17/21, 3/17/22, 7/19/22, 11/7/22
10/16/19 Pancreatic Cancer Action Network 2020 Pancreatic Cancer Action Network Translational Research Grant Link Foundation 12/06/19
10/16/19 American Lung Association ALA Awards and Grants (various) Link Foundation 12/12/19 12/12/19: Applications due for the Catalyst; Dalsemer; Respiratory Diseases; Public Policy; and Innovation Awards
10/16/19 Pancreatic Cancer Action Network 2020 Pancreatic Cancer Action Network Career Development Award Link Foundation 12/13/19
10/16/19 NIH Specialized Programs of Research Excellence (SPOREs) in Human Cancers for Years 2018, 2019, and 2020 (P50 Clinical Trial Required) Link NIH Standard due dates apply LOI required and due 30 days prior to the application due date.
10/16/19 NIH Developing Interventions for Health-Enhancing Physical Activity (R21/R33 - Clinical Trial Optional) Link NIH 02/16/20 New applications due 2/16/20 and 10/16/20; Resubmission applications due: 3/16/20 and 11/16/20
10/09/19 Fanconi Anemia Research Fund (FARF) Research Grant Awards (RGA) Link Foundation FARF has a rolling submission for letters of intent (LOI) for the RGA program
10/09/19 Susan G. Komen Susan G. Komen Maryland Community Grants Link Foundation 11/15/19
10/09/19 Terri Brodeur Breast Cancer Foundation Terri Brodeur Breast Cancer Foundation grant Link Foundation 11/15/19
10/09/19 American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) AACR-Bristol-Myers Squibb Midcareer Female Investigator Grant Link 11/19/19
10/09/19 American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) AACR Gertrude B. Elion Cancer Research Award Link Foundation 11/21/19
10/09/19 American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) AACR-AstraZeneca Stimulating Therapeutic Advances through Research Training (START) Grants Link Foundation 12/03/19
10/09/19 American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) AACR-PLGA Fund at the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation Research Grant to Optimize Drug Dosing Strategies for Pediatric LGA/LGG Patients Link Foundation 12/09/19
10/09/19 American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) AACR-Novocure Tumor Treating Fields Research Grants Link Foundation 12/11/19
10/09/19 American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) AACR-Novocure Career Development Awards for Tumor Treating Fields Research Link Foundation 12/11/19
10/09/19 American Society of Breast Surgeons Foundation American Society of Breast Surgeons Foundation 2020 CALL FOR GRANT PROPOSALS Link Foundation 12/13/19
10/09/19 Society of Women in Urology, Inc. Christina Manthos Mentoring Award Link Prize 12/15/19
10/09/19 Royal Society of Chemistry George and Christine Sosnovsky Award in Cancer Therapy Link Prize 01/15/20 Nominations open on 01 October. Nominations close on 15 January.
10/09/19 NIH Perception and Cognition Research to Inform Cancer Image Interpretation (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) Link NIH Standard due dates apply LOI required and due 30 days prior to the application due date.
10/09/19 NIH Research Enhancement Award Program (REAP) for Health Professional Schools and Graduate Schools (R15 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Link NIH Standard due dates apply
10/09/19 NIH Perception and Cognition Research to Inform Cancer Image Interpretation (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Link NIH Standard due dates apply
10/09/19 NIH Discovery of the Genetic Basis of Childhood Cancers and of Structural Birth Defects: Gabriella Miller Kids First Pediatric Research Program (X01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Link NIH 12/31/19 LOI due 12/31/19. Application due 1/31/20
10/04/19 Doris Duke Charitable Foundation Clinical Scientist Development Award Link Foundation 11/19/19; See the Request for Applications Pre-proposal applications due November 19, 2019, 3 pm ET
10/04/19 Rivkin Center Pilot Study Awards in ovarian cancer research Link Foundation 12/02/19
10/04/19 Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF) PCF-Pfizer Global Challenge Awards Link Foundation 12/03/19; view and download RFP LOI required and due 12/3/19
10/04/19 Earlier.org - Friends For an Earlier Breast Cancer Test Earlier.org Grant Link Foundation 12/15/19
10/04/19 American Academy of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery (AAO-HNS) 2020 CORE Funding Opportunity Announcements Link Foundation 12/16/19 LOI required and due 12/16/19
10/04/19 NIH Continuation of the Consortium for the Study of Chronic Pancreatitis, Diabetes and Pancreatic Cancer Clinical Centers (CPDPC-CCs) (U01 Clinical Trial Optional) Link NIH 11/17/19 LOI required and due 11/17/19
10/04/19 NIH Tobacco Regulatory Science (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Link NIH 02/13/20 Application Due Date(s): February 13, 2020, July 17, 2020, February 13, 2021
09/27/19 Sanofi Genzyme Research and Medical Education Contributions Link Foundation Applications can be submitted online at any time, all year round.
09/27/19 Rivkin Center for Ovarian Cancer Rivkin Center Grant Program Link Foundation Multiple awards; Application deadlines vary - earliest is Dec 12
09/27/19 American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy ASGE Foundation Research Grants (various) Link Foundation 12/13/19
09/27/19 NIH Informatics Technology for Cancer Research Education Resource (UE5 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Link NIH 11/19/19 LOI required and due 11/19/19. Application due dates: 12/19/19, 7/31/20
09/27/19 NIH Research on biopsychosocial factors of social connectedness and isolation on health, wellbeing, illness, and recovery (R01 Clinical Trials Not Allowed) Link NIH 03/17/20 Application Due Date(s): March 17, 2020; March 17, 2021
09/27/19 NIH Research on biopsychosocial factors of social connectedness and isolation on health, wellbeing, illness, and recovery (R01 Basic Experimental Studies with Humans Required) Link NIH 03/17/20 Application Due Date(s): March 17, 2020; March 17, 2021
09/19/19 American Society of Clinical Oncology Conquer Cancer Funding opps (various) Link Foundation Due dates vary by award earliest application due date is 9/25/19
09/19/19 American Association for Cancer Research AACR Basic Cancer Research Fellowships Link Foundation
09/19/19 Triological Society Triological Society Research Career Development Awards Link Foundation 12/01/19 LOI required and due 12/1/19
09/19/19 Academy of General Dentistry AGD Foundation Grant Program Link Foundation 12/01/19 Grant applications are available online Oct. 1. The deadline for submissions is Dec. 1.
09/19/19 Rivkin Center Scientific Scholar Awards Link Foundation 12/02/19
09/19/19 NIH Integration of Imaging and Fluid-Based Tumor Monitoring in Cancer Therapy (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Link NIH Standard due dates apply
09/19/19 NIH Revision Applications for Mechanisms of Cancer Drug Resistance (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Link NIH LOI required 30 days prior to the application due date(s) which are: 10/24/19, 6/24/20, 10/22/20, and 6/23/21
09/19/19 NIH Revision Applications for Mechanisms of Cancer Drug Resistance (P01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Link NIH LOI due 30 days prior to the application due date(s) which are 10/24/19, 6/24/20, 10/22/20, and 6/23/21
09/19/19 NIH Revision Applications for Mechanisms of Cancer Drug Resistance (P50 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Link NIH LOI required 30 days prior to the application due date(s) which are: 10/24/19, 6/24/20, 10/22/20, and 6/23/21
09/19/19 NIH Small Research Grants for Analyses of Gabriella Miller Kids First Pediatric Research Data (R03 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Link NIH Standard due dates apply
09/19/19 NIH Revision Applications for Mechanisms of Cancer Drug Resistance (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Link NIH LOI due 30 days prior to the application due date(s) which are 10/24/19, 6/24/20, 10/22/20, and 6/23/21
09/19/19 NIH Revision Applications for Mechanisms of Cancer Drug Resistance (U54 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Link NIH LOI required 30 days prior to the application due date(s) which are: 10/24/19, 6/24/20, 10/22/20, and 6/23/21
09/19/19 NIH Limited Competition: Stimulating Access to Research in Residency Transition Scholar (StARRTS) (K38 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Link NIH 11/18/19 Application Due Date(s): 11/18/19; 10/15/20; 10/15/21,
09/19/19 NIH Limited Competition: AIDS Malignancy Consortium (AMC) (UM1 Clinical Trial Required) Link NIH 12/10/19 LOI due 12/10/19. Application due 1/10/20.
09/19/19 NIH Improving the Reach and Quality of Cancer Care in Rural Populations (R01 Clinical Trial Required) Link NIH 12/15/19 LOI required and due 12/15/19. Application due 1/15/20.
09/19/19 NSF Biophotonics Link NSF Full proposals are accepted anytime throughout the year.
09/06/19 Foundation for Women's Cancer (FWC) 2019-2020 FOUNDATION FOR WOMEN’S CANCER RESEARCH PRIZES Link Foundation 11/25/19
09/06/19 Elsa U. Pardee Foundation Elsa U. Pardee Foundation grant Link Foundation 12/31/19 There are three application cycles each year. Application deadlines are 12/31, 4/30, and 8/31.