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
07/17/20 Electron Microscopy Core Imaging Facility (EMCIF) EMCIF's NIH high-end shared instrument grant proposal Internal If interested, contact Dr. Ru-ching Hsia at rhsia@umaryland.edu.S-10_Instrument Description_2020.pdf639.45 KB
08/28/20 Pancreatic Cancer Action Network 2021 Pancreatic Cancer Action Network Career Development Award Link Foundation 11/20/20
03/27/20 A Kids’ Brain Tumor Cure AKBTC Sponsored Grant Link Foundation LOI's accepted throughout the year
09/24/20 Academy of General Dentistry AGD Foundation Grant Program Link Foundation 12/01/20
05/31/19 Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation ALSF Quality of Life and Care Grants Link Foundation ALSF grants calendar Application due dates vary depending on type of grant
07/17/19 Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF) Various grants in pediatric cancer research Link Foundation see grant calendar
02/07/20 Amazon Web Services, Inc. AWS Machine Learning Research Awards (MLRA) Link Applications accepted on a rolling basis.
03/13/20 American Association for Cancer Research AACR SCHOLAR-IN-TRAINING AWARDS: OTHER CONFERENCES AND MEETINGS (various) Link Training various deadlines depending on meeting
09/19/19 American Association for Cancer Research AACR Basic Cancer Research Fellowships Link Foundation
06/10/20 American Association for Cancer Research AACR Funding Opportunities (various) Link Foundation See list for grant deadlines.
08/13/20 American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) AACR-AstraZeneca Stimulating Therapeutic Advances through Research Training (START) Grants Link Foundation 10/06/20
12/12/19 American Brain Tumor Association ABTA Grants (various) Link Foundation
09/24/20 American Cancer Society UMGCCC American Cancer Society Institutional Research Grants (ACS-IRG) Link Internal 10/06/20 PI: Dr. Tonya Webb, Ph.D (TWebb@som.umaryland.edu) 2 Funding Mechanisms / 4 pilot awards will be funded • Cancer Related • Cancer Health Disparities $30,000 directs for 1 year
08/13/20 American Chemical Society ACS National Awards Link Foundation 11/01/20
06/14/19 American Gastroenterological Association AGA Research Awards (Various) Link Foundation see list for application deadlines
05/22/20 American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) AGA Research Awards (various) Link Foundation Application deadline varies by grant
08/02/19 American Lung Association ALA Awards and Grants (various opps) Link Foundation Due dates vary by award
08/05/20 American Lung Association ALA Awards and Grants (various) Link Foundation scroll down for anticipated research timeline Lung Cancer Discovery Award LOI Due: 9/10/20. Applications due for the Catalyst Award; Dalsemer Award; Respiratory Diseases Award; Public Policy Award; Innov. Award; and Lung Cancer Disc : 12/10/20
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
08/28/20 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Medical Student Rotation for Underrepresented Populations Link Foundation 11/12/20
01/25/19 American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons Educational Grants and Awards Link Training various grants and application deadlines
05/15/20 American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS) ASCRS Grants and Awards (various) Link Foundation Application deadline for next funding cycle: 8/15/20.
12/17/19 Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health ASPPH Fellowships and Internships (various) Link Fellowship Deadlines vary by program (scroll down list to see dates)
08/21/19 Bayer US Medical Educational Grants - various grants in Oncology/Hematology Link Training Required Documentation need to be submitted at least 45 days prior to the event…
02/17/19 BD Biosciences BD Biosciences research grants (immunology, cancer) Link Foundation BD’s grant program will begin again soon. Please check back regularly for new a…
07/17/20 Boehringer Ingelheim Independent Medical Education (IME) Grants Link Industry
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 …
05/08/20 Breast Cancer Alliance Breast Cancer Alliance grants (various) Link Foundation Application due dates vary by grant.
03/06/19 Cancer Association of South Africa (CANSA) CANSA Travel, Study or Overseas Visitors Grant Link Foundation Applications for study, travel and overseas visitors grants must be received a…
09/11/20 Cancer Research Institute Technology Impact Award Link Foundation 11/15/20 LOI required and due 11/15/20; Full Proposal Deadline: 3/15/21
09/11/20 Cancer Research Institute Clinic and Laboratory Integration Program (CLIP) Grant Link Foundation 11/01/20 LOI required and due 11/1/20; Full Application Deadline: 2/1/21
04/17/20 CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION (CDC) Information for CDC Applicants and Recipients of CDC Funding Link CDC (COVID-19)
06/13/18 Children with Cancer UK Grants for the support of conferences and meetings Link Foundation funding stream is open throughout the year; Please note, we will not accept applications where the proposed meeting is less than three months from the submission date.
09/24/18 Children with Cancer UK Grants for the support of conferences and meetings Link Foundation This funding stream is open throughout the year.
03/29/19 Chordoma Foundation PDX Model Prize and Cell Line Prize Link Prizes/Scholarships
09/18/20 Chordoma Foundation Chordoma Foundation Funding Opps (various) Link Foundation LOI deadline varies by grant
01/03/20 Colorectal Cancer Alliance Young-Onset Colorectal Cancer Research Grant Link Foundation Currently accepting grant applications. Grant selections will be completed in Spring 2020 and awards will be announced in Summer 2020.
01/10/20 Colorectal Cancer Alliance Health Disparities Research Grant Link Foundation Currently accepting grant applications. Grant selections will be completed in Spring 2020 and awards will be announced in Summer 2020.
08/08/19 Daisy Foundation J. Patrick Barnes Grants Link Foundation
09/18/20 DeGregorio Family Foundation 11th Annual DeGregorio Family Foundation Grant Award for Cancers of the Esophagus and Stomach Link Foundation 11/03/20
08/20/20 Dermatology Foundation DF Research Awards Program Link Foundation 10/15/20
08/20/20 DOD DoD Rare Cancers, Resource and Community Development Award Link DOD 11/30/20
09/18/20 DOD DoD Pancreatic Cancer, Idea Development Award Link DOD 12/10/20
05/10/19 DOD FY19 Prostate Cancer Research Program (PCRP) - various opps Link DOD See PCRP web page for LOI/Pre-application/Application deadlines.
08/20/20 DOD Limited Competition: Childhood Cancer Survivor Study (U24 Clinical Trial Required) Link DOD 11/18/20
05/15/20 DOD DoD, Breast Cancer, Innovator Award Link DOD 10/06/20
04/17/20 DOD Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program (PRMRP) open to Emerging Viral Diseases and Respiratory Health with a focus on COVID-19 (various opps) Link DOD (COVID-19) Due dates vary by award
08/20/20 DOD DoD Rare Cancers, Concept Award Link DOD 11/30/20
05/15/20 DOD DoD, Breast Cancer, Breakthrough Award Level 3 Link DOD 10/06/20
09/18/20 DOD DoD Pancreatic Cancer, Translational Research Partnership Award Link DOD 12/10/20
08/20/20 DOD DoD Kidney Cancer, Clinical Research Nurse Development Award Link DOD 11/03/20
05/15/20 DOD DoD, Breast Cancer, Transformative Breast Cancer Consortium Award Link 10/06/20
08/20/20 DOD DoD Rare Cancers, Idea Development Award Link DOD 11/30/20
05/15/20 DOD DoD, Breast Cancer, Breakthrough Award Level 4 Link DOD 10/06/20
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
07/23/20 FNIH Request for Applications (RFA) / Call for Clinical Trials for the Partnership for Accelerating Cancer Therapies Foundation 01/31/22 Applications are accepted on a rolling basis until January 31, 20222020-PACT001 Call for Trials RFA_vF.pdf294.65 KB
09/24/20 Foundation for Women’s Cancer (FWC) 2020-2021 Foundation for Women's Cancer Research Grants Link Foundation Due dates vary by grant
08/20/20 Fred Hutch Harold M. Weintraub Graduate Student Award Link Foundation 12/15/20 Nominations are accepted annually between October 1 and December 15.
03/15/19 Genentech Independent Medical Education (IME) Link Foundation Funding requests must be submitted at least 60 days prior to the start of the Program/event date.
05/06/19 Genentech Scientific Project Support Link Foundation Grant requests must be submitted at least 60 days prior to the project/program start date.
02/07/20 Genentech Genentech Fellowships Link Training Grant requests must be submitted at least 60 days prior to the project/program … Can apply anytime during year. Requests must be submitted at least 60 days prior to the project/program start date.
09/18/20 Harry J. Lloyd Charitable Trust Melanoma Research Grants Link Foundation 11/01/20 Only one application per institution in each of the three grant categories may be funded.
07/10/20 Health Resources & Services Administration Women’s Preventive Services Initiative Link DHHS 10/05/20
04/30/18 Hope Foundation SWOG Trial Support (STrS) Link Foundation
07/31/20 Livestrong Livestrong Solution Grants Link Foundation 10/16/20 LOI due 10/16/20. Finalist applications due 12/7/20.
08/20/20 Melanoma Research Alliance (MRA) MRA General RFP Link Foundation 11/04/20; Note the key deadlines Key deadlines: 10/21/20: Young Investigator Award Eligibility Checklist Due; 11/4/20: Full Proposals Due for all Award Mechanisms
09/04/20 Melanoma Research Foundation (MRF) 2021 Medical Student Research Awards Link Foundation 11/09/20 2021-Medical-Student-Grant-Application.pdf291.78 KB
07/03/20 METAvivor METAvivor Early Career Investigator Award Link Foundation 03/24/21 Required LOI Deadline: March 24, 2021
07/03/20 METAvivor METAvivor Research Award Link Foundation 03/26/21 Required LOI Deadline: March 26, 2021
06/05/20 Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation (MMRF ) MMRF Research Grants (various) Link Foundation deadlines vary by grant
09/24/20 National Foundation for Cancer Research Szent-Györgyi Prize for Progress in Cancer Research Link Prize 10/15/20
04/17/20 National Science Foundation NSF Rapid Response Research (RAPID) - various opps Link NSF COVID-19 nsf20052.pdf714.83 KB
09/04/20 NCI NCI Pediatric In Vivo Testing Program Coordinating Center (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Link NIH 10/09/20 LOI due 10/9/20; application due 11/9/20
09/18/20 NCI NCI Mentored Research Scientist Development Award to Promote Diversity (K01 - Clinical Trial Required) Link NIH Standard due dates apply
09/24/20 NCI NCI Mentored Clinical Scientist Research Career Development Award to Promote Diversity (K08 Clinical Trial Required) Link NIH Standard due dates apply
09/18/20 NCI NCI Transition Career Development Award to Promote Diversity (K22 Clinical Trial Required) Link NIH Standard due dates apply
09/11/20 NCI Clinical Translation of Activated Optical Fluorescence Methods and Technologies for Sensitive Cancer Detection in Vivo (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Link NIH 01/10/21 LOI due 30 days prior to the application due date. Application Due Date(s) February 10, 2021; October 13, 2021
09/04/20 NCI NCI Research Specialist (Laboratory-based Scientist) Award (R50 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Link NIH 12/04/20 LOI due 12/4/20; application due 1/4/21
09/11/20 NCI Glioblastoma Therapeutics Network (GTN) (U19 Clinical Trial Required) Link NIH 10/19/20 LOI due 10/19/20 for application due date of 11/19/20
09/04/20 NCI NCI Clinical and Translational Exploratory/Developmental Studies (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) Link NIH 10/20/20 Application Due Date(s): October 20, 2020; February 19, 2021; June 21, 2021; October 20, 2021; February 22, 2022; June 21, 2022