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
09/18/20 NIH Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Research in the Emergency Setting Link 09/08/22 First Available Due Date: 10/5/20.
08/08/19 NIH Ethical, Legal, and Social Implications (ELSI) of Genomics Small Research Grant Program (R03) Link Standard due dates apply
02/27/20 NIH Mentored Research Scientist Career Development Award in Tobacco Regulatory Research (K01 - Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Link LOI due 60 days prior to application due dates. App due dates are July 8, 2020, February 08, 2021, October 08, 2021, July 8, 2022
02/07/20 Amazon Web Services, Inc. AWS Machine Learning Research Awards (MLRA) Link Applications accepted on a rolling basis.
08/28/20 NIH Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Simulation Modeling and Systems Science to Address Health Disparities Link 05/08/23 First Available Due Date: 10/5/20. Expiration Date: May 08, 2023
05/29/20 NIH Genomic Community Resources (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Link Standard due dates apply starting May 25, 2020 LOI due 60 days prior to the application due date.
05/22/20 Oncology Nursing Society Retired Oncology Nursing Society Awards Link Award
04/17/20 CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION (CDC) Information for CDC Applicants and Recipients of CDC Funding Link CDC (COVID-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.
09/18/20 DOD DoD Pancreatic Cancer, Translational Research Partnership Award Link DOD 12/10/20
09/18/20 DOD DoD Pancreatic Cancer, Idea Development Award Link DOD 12/10/20
08/20/20 DOD DoD Rare Cancers, Resource and Community Development Award Link DOD 11/30/20
08/20/20 DOD DoD Rare Cancers, Concept Award Link DOD 11/30/20
08/20/20 DOD DoD Rare Cancers, Idea Development Award Link DOD 11/30/20
08/20/20 DOD Limited Competition: Childhood Cancer Survivor Study (U24 Clinical Trial Required) Link DOD 11/18/20
08/20/20 DOD DoD Kidney Cancer, Clinical Research Nurse Development Award Link DOD 11/03/20
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
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.
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)
09/24/20 Triological Society Triological Society Research Career Development Awards Link Foundation 12/01/20 LOI required and due 12/1/20. Full application deadline: 1/31/21
09/18/20 Chordoma Foundation Chordoma Foundation Funding Opps (various) Link Foundation LOI deadline varies by grant
09/27/19 Rivkin Center for Ovarian Cancer Rivkin Center Grant Program Link Foundation Multiple awards; Application deadlines vary - earliest is Dec 12
10/22/20 Doris Duke Charitable Foundation Clinical Scientist Development Award Link Foundation 11/13/20 Pre-proposal applications due November 13, 2020, 3 pm ET2021 RFA313.24 KB
08/28/20 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Medical Student Rotation for Underrepresented Populations Link Foundation 11/12/20
10/15/20 Oncology Nursing Foundation ONS Congress Scholarships Link Foundation 12/01/20
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
10/09/20 Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation Damon Runyon Physician-Scientist Training Award Link Foundation 12/01/20
05/22/20 American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) AGA Research Awards (various) Link Foundation Application deadline varies 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.
03/06/19 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…
08/08/19 Daisy Foundation J. Patrick Barnes Grants Link Foundation
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
08/02/19 American Lung Association ALA Awards and Grants (various opps) Link Foundation Due dates vary by award
08/28/20 Pancreatic Cancer Action Network 2021 Pancreatic Cancer Action Network Career Development Award Link Foundation 11/20/20
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
10/09/20 American Lung Association ALA Awards and Grants (various) Link Foundation scroll down to anticipated research timeline
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.
05/15/20 American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS) ASCRS Grants and Awards (various) Link Foundation Application deadline for next funding cycle: 8/15/20.
10/02/20 American Association of Critical-Care Nurses AACN Impact Research Grant Link Foundation 10/30/20
06/14/19 American Gastroenterological Association AGA Research Awards (Various) Link Foundation see list for application deadlines
10/15/20 Skin Cancer Foundation 2021 Research Grants Program Link Foundation 01/08/21
10/22/20 Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation Mesothelioma Research Grant Link Foundation 11/01/20 LOI deadline is at 11:59 PM ET on Sunday, Nov. 1, 2020
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
05/06/19 SANOFI Sanofi US Educational Grants Link Foundation Educational grant requests must be submitted at least 12-16 weeks in advance of…
08/13/20 American Chemical Society ACS National Awards Link Foundation 11/01/20
06/05/20 Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation (MMRF ) MMRF Research Grants (various) Link Foundation deadlines vary by grant
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 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
10/22/20 American Association for Cancer Research AACR Funding Opportunities (various) Link Foundation See list for grant deadlines.
10/09/20 Earlier.org - Friends For an Earlier Breast Cancer Test Earlier.org Grant Link Foundation 01/15/21
07/03/20 METAvivor METAvivor Early Career Investigator Award Link Foundation 03/24/21 Required LOI Deadline: March 24, 2021
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.
09/24/20 Rivkin Center Scientific Scholar Awards Link Foundation 12/01/20
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.
07/03/20 METAvivor METAvivor Research Award Link Foundation 03/26/21 Required LOI Deadline: March 26, 2021
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 …
09/19/19 American Association for Cancer Research AACR Basic Cancer Research Fellowships Link Foundation
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…
10/09/20 American Society of Clinical Oncology Conquer Cancer - Diversity and Equity in Oncology grants Link Foundation Due dates vary by award
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
09/24/20 Terri Brodeur Breast Cancer Foundation Terri Brodeur Breast Cancer Foundation grant Link Foundation 11/20/20
10/22/20 Sanofi Genzyme Research and Medical Education Contributions Link Foundation Applications can be submitted online at any time, all year round.
10/09/20 American Academy of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery (AAO-HNS) 2021 CORE Grants Program Link Foundation 12/15/20 LOI required and due 12/15/20. Full application due 1/15/21.2021_core_program_info_faqs_8.11.pdf378.76 KB
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.
09/24/20 Academy of General Dentistry AGD Foundation Grant Program Link Foundation 12/01/20
04/30/18 Hope Foundation SWOG Trial Support (STrS) Link Foundation
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
03/27/20 A Kids’ Brain Tumor Cure AKBTC Sponsored Grant Link Foundation LOI's accepted throughout the year
10/22/20 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
10/22/20 V Foundation V Scholar Grant for Black/African American Cancer Researchers Foundation 11/20/20 Send nominations to Sarah Laye no later than 11/20/20 with biosketch and a 1-page abstract.2020 V Scholar (BAACR) RFA.pdf723.53 KB
07/17/20 The RUNX1 Research Program and Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation Familial RUNX1 Grant Program Link Foundation 12/16/20
05/08/20 Breast Cancer Alliance Breast Cancer Alliance grants (various) Link Foundation Application due dates vary by grant.
12/12/19 American Brain Tumor Association ABTA Grants (various) Link Foundation
07/17/19 Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF) Various grants in pediatric cancer research Link Foundation see grant calendar
04/17/20 The W.W. Smith Charitable Trust Medical research grant Link Foundation