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
08/08/19 NIH Ethical, Legal, and Social Implications (ELSI) of Genomics Small Research Grant Program (R03) Link Standard due dates apply
10/09/19 American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) AACR-Bristol-Myers Squibb Midcareer Female Investigator Grant Link 11/19/19
05/10/19 DOD FY19 Prostate Cancer Research Program (PCRP) - various opps Link DOD See PCRP web page for LOI/Pre-application/Application deadlines.
07/20/18 NIH Postbac IRTA program (CRTA, Cancer Research Training Award, in the National Cancer Institute) Link Fellowship Applications are accepted year round. Most postbacs begin in June or July. Apply six to nine months prior to the date on which you want to start.
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
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 Terri Brodeur Breast Cancer Foundation Terri Brodeur Breast Cancer Foundation grant Link Foundation 11/15/19
07/17/19 Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF) Various grants in pediatric cancer research Link Foundation see grant calendar
05/17/19 Lung Cancer Research Foundation LCRF Grants (various) Link Foundation various - see opps for LOI/application deadlines
10/09/19 American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) AACR Gertrude B. Elion Cancer Research Award Link Foundation 11/21/19
09/19/19 Melanoma Research Alliance (MRA) MRA 2019-2020 Request for Proposals (various) Link Foundation Deadlines vary by award LOI for Team Science Award is due 10/7/19. Full Proposals for Mid-Career, Young Investigator, and Pilot Award Applicants are due 11/18/19.
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
06/14/19 Project Athena Foundation Athenaship Grant Link Foundation Grant applications are reviewed on a quarterly basis with meetings taking place in March, June, September, and December.
10/09/19 American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) AACR-Conquer Cancer Foundation of ASCO Young Investigator Award for Translational Cancer Research Link Foundation 11/12/19
07/17/19 Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF) Young Investigator Grant Link Foundation 12/16/19
06/14/19 Cancer Research Institute Technology Impact Award Link Foundation 11/15/19 LOI required and due 11/15/19
09/27/19 Sanofi Genzyme Research and Medical Education Contributions Link Foundation Applications can be submitted online at any time, all year round.
10/16/19 Pancreatic Cancer Action Network 2020 Pancreatic Cancer Action Network Career Development Award Link Foundation 12/13/19
08/02/19 American Lung Association Public Policy Research Award Link Foundation 12/12/19
11/08/19 Radiological Society of North America's (RSNA) Research & Education Foundation Resident/Fellow Research Grant Link Foundation 01/15/20
07/17/19 Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF) Epidemiology Grant Link Foundation 12/16/19
04/30/18 Hope Foundation SWOG Trial Support (STrS) Link Foundation
08/02/19 American Lung Association Catalyst Award Link Foundation 12/12/19
10/30/19 Howard Hughes Medical Institute HHMI Investigator Program Opens National Competition Link Foundation 03/18/20
05/31/19 A Kids’ Brain Tumor Cure AKBTC Sponsored Grant Link Foundation LOI's accepted throughout the year
08/02/19 American Lung Association Innovation Award Link Foundation 12/12/19
02/22/19 Breast Cancer Alliance Education and Outreach Grant Link Foundation 11/30/19
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
10/16/19 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
10/30/19 National Pancreas Foundation National Pancreas Foundation research grants and awards Link Foundation 01/31/20
10/30/19 Society of Surgical Oncology Clinical Investigator Award Link Foundation 01/07/20
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
09/19/19 Triological Society Triological Society Research Career Development Awards Link Foundation 12/01/19 LOI required and due 12/1/19
08/02/19 American Lung Association Dalsemer Research Grant Link Foundation 12/12/19
09/06/19 Foundation for Women's Cancer (FWC) 2019-2020 FOUNDATION FOR WOMEN’S CANCER RESEARCH PRIZES Link Foundation 11/25/19
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
08/08/19 Daisy Foundation J. Patrick Barnes Grants Link Foundation
07/12/19 Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation Damon Runyon Physician-Scientist Training Award Link Foundation 12/02/19
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…
08/02/19 American Lung Association ALA Awards and Grants (various opps) Link Foundation Due dates vary by award
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
05/06/19 SANOFI Sanofi US Educational Grants Link Foundation Educational grant requests must be submitted at least 12-16 weeks in advance of…
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.
05/06/19 Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation (MMRF ) MMRF Research Grants (various) Link Foundation various deadlines
09/19/19 Rivkin Center Scientific Scholar Awards Link Foundation 12/02/19
06/14/19 American Gastroenterological Association AGA Research Awards (Various) Link Foundation see list for application deadlines
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
05/06/19 Thiel Foundation Breakout Labs Link Foundation Proposals are received, evaluated and funded on a rolling basis. The number of proposals we fund will depend on the quality and quantity of the submissions we receive and their fit within our funding
09/19/19 American Association for Cancer Research AACR Basic Cancer Research Fellowships Link Foundation
06/04/19 Solving Kids' Cancer Solving Kids' Cancer Research Grant Link Foundation Proposals are accepted and reviewed throughout the year on a rolling basis.
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.
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
10/09/19 Susan G. Komen Susan G. Komen Maryland Community Grants Link Foundation 11/15/19
10/04/19 Rivkin Center Pilot Study Awards in ovarian cancer research Link Foundation 12/02/19
04/26/19 Jane Coffin Childs Memorial Fund for Medical Research Jane Coffin Childs Fellowship Link Foundation 02/01/20
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.
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
10/16/19 Pancreatic Cancer Action Network 2020 Pancreatic Cancer Action Network Translational Research Grant Link Foundation 12/06/19
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.
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.
07/12/19 Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation Damon Runyon Clinical Investigator Award Link Foundation 02/03/20 Five (5) nominations per institution, including its affiliated schools, will be accepted.
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 …
10/09/19 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
10/04/19 Earlier.org - Friends For an Earlier Breast Cancer Test Earlier.org Grant Link Foundation 12/15/19
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.
12/14/18 PEW Pew Scholars Program and Pew-Stewart Scholars for Cancer Research Link Foundation Informational Webinar on 1/15/19 at 2pm
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…
07/17/19 Dermatology Foundation DF 2020 Research Award (various) Link Foundation Due dates vary by award
10/09/19 American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) AACR-Novocure Career Development Awards for Tumor Treating Fields Research Link Foundation 12/11/19
10/04/19 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
10/09/19 American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) AACR-Novocure Tumor Treating Fields Research Grants Link Foundation 12/11/19
10/30/19 UMGCCC ACS-IRG American Cancer Society Institutional Research Grants (ACS-IRG) Pilot Projects Link Internal 11/08/19; Visit website for guidelines and forms
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
11/08/19 NIH Applying a Biopsychosocial Perspective to Self-Management of Chronic Pain (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Link NIH Standard due dates apply
11/21/18 NIH Accelerating the Pace of Drug Abuse Research Using Existing Data (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Link NIH Standard due dates apply
12/07/18 NIH NCI Mentored Research Scientist Development Award to Promote Diversity (K01 - Clinical Trial Required) Link NIH Standard due dates apply
02/01/19 NIH Biology of Bladder Cancer (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Link NIH Standard due dates apply LOI required and due 30 days prior to the application due date.
11/08/19 NIH Biobehavioral Basis of Chronic Pain (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) Link NIH Standard due dates apply
11/21/18 NIH Bioengineering Research Grants (BRG) (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Link NIH Standard due dates apply