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
02/13/21 UM VENTURES UMCP / UMB Coronavirus Medical Device Challenge Program Internal (COVID-19) Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis through May 2020 (or until funds are exhausted); funding decisions will be made bi-weekly until all funds are spent. Coronavirus Medical Device Challenge Program Guidelines and Instructions FY202069.49 KB
02/13/21 University of Maryland Baltimore, Institute for Clinical & Translational Research (UMB ICTR) Special Call for COVID-19 ICTR Voucher Applications Link Internal (COVID-19) Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis.
02/13/21 UMB SOM Office of Research Career Development Funding for Research on COVID-19 and Information for NIH Applicants re: Impact of COVID-19 on Grants and Submissions Link Internal (COVID-19) Funding-for-Research-on-COVID-19-and-Information-for-NIH-Applicants-re-Impact-of-COVID-19-on-Grants-and-Submissions.pdf376.92 KB
02/13/21 UMB Center for Interprofessional Education 2 Funding Opportunities: UMB Center for Interprofessional Education (IPE) Link Internal 02/24/21
02/13/21 NIH Notice of Special Interest (NOSI) regarding the Availability of Administrative Supplements and Urgent Competitive Revisions for Research on the 2019 Novel Coronavirus and the Behavioral and Social Sciences Link NIH (COVID-19) 04/01/21
02/13/21 NIH Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Administrative Supplement Opportunity to Study the Impact of COVID-19 on Global Cancer Prevention and Control Link NIH (COVID-19) 04/01/21 First Available Due Date: March 31, 2021. Expiration Date: April 01, 2021
02/13/21 NIH Notice of Special Interest (NOSI) regarding the Availability of Urgent Competitive Revisions and Administrative Supplements for Research on Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Individuals with Down Syndrome for the INCLUDE Project Link NIH (COVID-19) 07/13/21 First Available Due Date: July 13, 2020. Expiration Date: July 13, 2021
02/13/21 NIH Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Effects of smoking and vaping on the risk and outcome of COVID-19 infection Link NIH (COVID-19) 09/08/24 First Available Due Date: January 04, 2021
02/13/21 NIH Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Effects of smoking and vaping on the risk and outcome of COVID-19 infection Link NIH (COVID-19) 09/08/24 First Available Due Date: June 05, 2021. Expiration Date: September 08, 2024.
02/13/21 Breast Cancer Alliance Breast Cancer Alliance grants (various) Link Foundation LOI/application deadline varies by grant
02/13/21 UMSOM Large Grant Acceleration Program (LGAP) Link Internal
02/13/21 Genentech Scientific Project Support Link Industry Grant requests must be submitted at least 90 days prior to the project/program start date, and preferably 60 days prior to the date on which the organization needs to be notified of a funding decision
02/13/21 Genentech HEALTHCARE-RELATED CHARITABLE SUPPORT Link Industry Grant requests must be submitted at least 60 days prior to the project/program start date.
02/13/21 Genentech Independent Medical Education (IME) Link Foundation Grant requests must be submitted at least 60 days prior to the project/program start date. 
02/13/21 Genentech Genentech Fellowships Link Training Grant requests must be submitted at least 90 days prior to the project/program start date, and preferably 60 days prior to the date on which the organization needs to be notified of a funding decision
02/13/21 American Association for Cancer Research Bosarge Family Foundation-Waun Ki Hong Scholar Award for Regenerative Cancer Medicine Link Foundation 02/18/21
02/13/21 American Association for Cancer Research AACR Clinical Oncology Research (CORE) Training Fellowships Link Foundation 02/28/21
02/13/21 Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation PCRF Grants Link Foundation 03/01/21 LOI required and due 3/1/21.
02/13/21 American Medical Association (AMA) Foundation AMAF National LGBTQ+ Fellowship Link Foundation 03/01/21 LOI due 3/1/21.
02/13/21 Dan David Prize Dan David Prize awards scholarships Link Prize 03/10/21
02/13/21 American Cancer Society RFA: The Role of Health Policy and Health Insurance in Improving Access to and Performance of Cancer Prevention, Early Detection, and Treatment Services Link Foundation 04/01/21 Application Deadline: April 1 and October 15
02/13/21 American Cancer Society Postdoctoral Fellowships Link Foundation 04/01/21 ELECTRONIC APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 1, 2021 and October 15, 2021
02/13/21 American Cancer Society Research Scholar Grants Link 04/01/21 ELECTRONIC APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 1, 2021 and October 15, 2021
02/13/21 American Cancer Society Institutional Research Grants Link Foundation 04/01/21
02/13/21 American Cancer Society Mission Boost Grant (MBG) Link Foundation 04/01/21 Application Deadline: April 1 and October 15
02/13/21 American Cancer Society Clinician Scientist Development Grant (CSDG) Link Foundation 04/01/21
02/13/21 American Cancer Society RFA: Pilot and Exploratory Projects in Palliative Care of Cancer Patients and Their Families Link Foundation 04/01/21 Annual Application Deadlines: April 1 and October 15
02/13/21 Foundation for Women's Wellness FWW Research Award Link Foundation 04/26/21
02/13/21 Foundation for Women's Wellness FWW Fellowship Award Link Training 04/26/21
02/13/21 Children's Cancer Foundation CCF Research, Giant Food NextGen, and Non-Research Grants Link Foundation 05/02/21
02/13/21 American Cancer Society Clinical Research Professor Link Foundation 08/01/21 LOI Deadline: August 1, 2021; Application Deadline: October 1, 2021
02/13/21 NIH Microbial-based Cancer Therapy - Bugs as Drugs (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Link NIH Standard due dates apply LOI due 30 days prior to the application due date
02/13/21 NIH Dissemination and Implementation Research in Health (R03 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Link NIH Standard due dates apply LOI required and due 30 days prior to the application due date
02/13/21 NIH Small Business Transition Grant For Early Career Scientists (R42 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Link NIH 03/10/21
02/13/21 NIH Research on Biopsychosocial Factors of Social Connectedness and Isolation on Health, Wellbeing, Illness, and Recovery (R01 Clinical Trials Not Allowed) Link NIH 03/17/21
02/13/21 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 03/17/21; Standard due dates apply
02/13/21 NIH Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Administrative Supplements to Support Collaborations with the NCI-supported Drug Resistance and Sensitivity Network (DRSN) Link NIH 04/05/21 First Available Due Date: April 04, 2021. Expiration Date: April 05, 2021
02/13/21 NIH NCI SBIR Concept Award Link NIH 07/23/21
02/04/21 Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network BCAN John Quale Travel Fellowship Program Link Foundation
02/04/21 Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network BCAN Young Investigator Award Link Foundation 02/16/21 Interested applicants must submit a Research Proposal by 5:00 PM (EST) on February 16, 2021.
02/04/21 LUNGevity Foundation 2021 LUNGevity VA Research Scholar Award Link Foundation 02/24/21 LOIs due 2/24/21. Full application due (by invitation only): May 10, 2021, 11:59 pm EDT
02/04/21 LUNGevity Foundation 2021 LUNGevity Early Detection Award Link Foundation 02/24/21 LOI due 2/24/21. Full application due (by invitation only): May 10, 2021, 11:59 pm EDT
02/04/21 LUNGevity Foundation 2021 LUNGevity Health Equity and Inclusiveness Research Fellow Award Link Foundation 02/24/21 LOI due 2/24/21. Full application due (by invitation only): May 10, 2021, 11:59 pm EDT
02/04/21 LUNGevity Foundation LUNGevity lung cancer translational research award programs in 2021 Link Foundation 02/24/21 LOI required and due 2/24/21; Full application due (by invitation only): May 10, 2021, 11:59 pm EDT
02/04/21 LUNGevity Foundation 2021 LUNGevity Health Equity and Inclusiveness Junior Investigator Research Award Link Foundation 02/24/21 LOI due 2/24/21. Full application due (by invitation only): May 10, 2021, 11:59 pm EDT
02/04/21 Eppley Foundation for Research Eppley Foundation for Research grant Link Foundation 03/15/21 LOIs, not to exceed 1,000 words, should be received by September 15th or March 15th.
02/04/21 Sontag Foundation Brain Cancer Research - Distinguished Scientist Award (DSA) Link Foundation 03/17/21
02/04/21 Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) SU2C Ideas Lab: Head and Neck Cancer Research Link Foundation 03/22/21 Head-and-Neck-RFA.pdf124.91 KB
02/04/21 Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine DxQI Seed Grant Link Foundation 03/25/21
02/04/21 Oncology Nursing Foundation ONF Research Grant Link Foundation 04/15/21 LOI due 4/15/21. LOI acceptance notifications: May 3rd, 2021. Upon LOI acceptance, Research Grant Application Due: June 8th, 2021.
02/04/21 Oncology Nursing Foundation ONF Focused Research Grants (2) Link Foundation 05/17/21 LOI due 5/17/21. Upon LOI acceptance, Grant Application (RE43) Due: July 15, 2021.
02/04/21 NIH Cellular Senescence Network: Consortium Organization and Data Coordinating Center (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Link NIH 02/22/21 NEW LOI due date 2/22/21.
02/04/21 NIH Cellular Senescence Network: Technology Development and Application (UG3/UH3 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Link NIH 02/22/21 NEW LOI due date 2/22/21.
02/04/21 NIH Multi-Site Studies for System-Level Implementation of Substance Use Prevention and Treatment Services (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Link NIH 06/19/21 LOI due 6/19/21 for application deadline of 7/19/21. Other application due dates: 11/15/21; 7/19/22; 11/15/22; 7/19/23; 11/15/23 - LOI due 30 days prior to due date.
02/04/21 NIH Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Leveraging Real-World Imaging Data for Artificial Intelligence-based Modeling and Early Detection of Abdominal Cancers Link NIH 01/08/24 First Available Due Date: June 05, 2021. Expiration Date: January 08, 2024
02/04/21 NIH Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Understanding the effects of cancer and cancer treatment on aging trajectories and aging outcomes Link NIH 01/08/24 First Available Due Date: March 08, 2021. Expiration Date: January 08, 2024
02/04/21 NIH Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Promoting Research on Interoception and Its Impact on Health and Disease Link NIH 05/07/24 First Available Due Date: 2/25/21. Expiration Date: May 07, 2024
02/01/21 Anticancer Fund EVOLUTIONARY THERAPY Link Foundation 03/01/21 LOI due 3/1/21.
02/01/21 MDS Foundation Young Investigator Grant Link Foundation 03/31/21
02/01/21 Prostate Cancer Foundation 2021 PCF Young Investigator Awards Link Foundation 04/12/21
02/01/21 The Pew Charitable Trusts Pew-Stewart Scholars Program for Cancer Research Link Foundation 05/17/21 To be considered for nomination, submit a 1-page abstract and biosketch to Sarah Laye by 5/1/21.
02/01/21 NIH Mechanisms Underlying the Contribution of Sleep Disturbances to Pain (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Link NIH Standard due dates apply
02/01/21 NIH Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Innovative Molecular Analysis Technologies for Low-Resource Settings Globally Link NIH 02/22/21 First Available Due Date: February 22, 2021. Expiration Date: September 30, 2021
02/01/21 NIH Nutrition for Precision Health, powered by the All of Us Research Program: Metabolomics and Clinical Assays Center (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Link NIH 03/06/21 LOI due 3/6/21. Application due 4/6/21.
02/01/21 NIH Nutrition for Precision Health, powered by the All of Us Research Program: Artificial Intelligence for Multimodal Data Modeling and Bioinformatics Center (U54 Clinical Trial Not Allowed Link NIH 03/06/21 LOI due 3/6/21. Application due 4/6/21.
02/01/21 NIH Nutrition for Precision Health, powered by the All of Us Research Program: Dietary Assessment Center (U24 Clinical Trial Optional) Link NIH 03/06/21 LOI due 3/6/21. Application due 4/6/21.
02/01/21 NCI Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Administrative Supplements for NCI Division of Cancer Biology Research Programs Link NIH 04/17/21 Expiration Date: April 17, 2021
02/01/21 Centers for Disease Control - NCCDPHP Promoting Cancer Surveillance Workforce, Education, and Data Use Link DHHS 03/30/21
01/23/21 Agilent Agilent Early Career Professor Award Link Industry 02/26/21
01/23/21 NIH End-of-Life and Palliative Needs of Adolescents and Young Adults (AYA) with Serious Illnesses (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) Link NIH Standard due dates apply
01/23/21 NIH Perception and Cognition Research to Inform Cancer Image Interpretation (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Link NIH Standard due dates apply The first standard due date for this FOA is February 5, 2020
01/23/21 NIH HEAL Initiative: Integrative Management of chronic Pain and OUD for Whole Recovery (IMPOWR): Research Centers (RM1 Clinical Trial Required) Link NIH 02/26/21 LOI due 2/26/21. Application due 3/26/21.
01/23/21 NIH HEAL Initiative: Integrative Management of chronic Pain and OUD for Whole Recovery (IMPOWR): Coordination and Dissemination Center (R24 Clinical Trial Optional) Link NIH 02/26/21 LOI due 2/26/21. Application due 3/26/21.
01/23/21 CDC - NCIRD Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Roundtable: Supporting a National Network of Partners to Promote Cancer Prevention through Human Papillomavirus Vaccination Link DHHS 03/22/21
01/14/21 American Heart Association AHA grants (various) Link Foundation see list for LOI/application deadlines Earliest LOI due 2/9/21 for Disparities in Cardio-Oncology Strategically Focused Research Network grant
01/14/21 NIH End-of-Life and Palliative Needs of Adolescents and Young Adults (AYA) with Serious Illnesses (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Link NIH Standard due dates apply
01/14/21 NCI International Research Scientist Development Award (IRSDA) (K01) Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed Link NIH 03/09/21
01/14/21 NCI International Research Scientist Development Award (IRSDA) (K01 Independent Clinical Trial Required) Link NIH 03/09/21
01/14/21 DOD DoD Breast Cancer, Era of Hope Scholar Award Link DOD 03/25/21
01/14/21 DOD DoD Breast Cancer, Breakthrough Award Levels 1 and 2 Link DOD 03/25/21