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
02/07/20 Amazon Web Services, Inc. AWS Machine Learning Research Awards (MLRA) Link Applications accepted on a rolling basis.
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.
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.
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
08/08/19 NIH Ethical, Legal, and Social Implications (ELSI) of Genomics Small Research Grant Program (R03) Link Standard due dates apply
03/11/21 Focused Ultrasound Foundation Focused Ultrasound Foundation Awards (Clinical and Pre-Clinical) Link Abstracts are accepted any time for all Program Track funding requests. Full proposals due February 1, May 1, August 1, and November 1.
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
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)
04/16/21 DOD DoD Prostate Cancer, Health Disparity Research Award Link DOD 07/29/21
01/14/21 DOD DoD Breast Cancer, Transformative Breast Cancer Consortium Award Link DOD 06/23/21
04/16/21 DOD DoD Prostate Cancer, Idea Development Award Link DOD 09/23/21
01/14/21 DOD DoD Breast Cancer, Innovator Award Link DOD 06/23/21
04/16/21 DOD DoD Prostate Cancer, Physician Research Award Link DOD 07/01/21
01/14/21 DOD DoD Breast Cancer, Breakthrough Award Level 4 Link DOD 06/23/21
04/16/21 DOD DoD Prostate Cancer, Translational Science Award Link DOD 07/29/21
01/14/21 DOD DoD Breast Cancer, Breakthrough Award Level 3 Link DOD 06/23/21
04/16/21 DOD DoD Prostate Cancer, Health Equity Research and Outcomes Improvement Consortium Award Link DOD 07/29/21
04/16/21 DOD DoD Prostate Cancer, Early Investigator Research Award Link DOD 07/01/21
04/16/21 DOD DoD Prostate Cancer, Data Science Award Link DOD 07/29/21
04/16/21 DOD DoD Prostate Cancer, Clinical Consortium Award Link DOD 09/23/21
05/10/19 DOD FY19 Prostate Cancer Research Program (PCRP) - various opps Link DOD See PCRP web page for LOI/Pre-application/Application deadlines.
03/19/21 DOD DoD Lung Cancer, Idea Development Award Link DOD 07/28/21
03/11/21 DOD DoD Lung Cancer, Clinical Translational Research Partnership Award Link DOD 07/28/21
03/11/21 DOD DoD Lung Cancer, Investigator-Initiated Translational Research Award Link DOD 07/28/21
04/02/21 DOD DoD Peer Reviewed Cancer, Translational Team Science Award Link DOD 08/18/21
04/02/21 DOD DoD Peer Reviewed Cancer, Impact Award Link DOD 09/08/21
04/02/21 DOD CDMRP Ovarian Cancer Omics Consortium Award Link DOD 07/08/21
03/01/21 DOD CDMRP Ovarian Cancer, Ovarian Cancer Academy Award Link DOD 07/08/21
04/02/21 DOD DoD Peer Reviewed Cancer, Behavioral Health Science Award Link DOD 08/18/21
04/02/21 DOD DoD Peer Reviewed Cancer, Idea Award Link DOD 09/08/21
04/02/21 DOD DoD Peer Reviewed Cancer, Career Development Award Link DOD 08/18/21
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
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)
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.
04/09/21 Mark Foundation for Cancer Research Mark Foundation Emerging Leader Award Link Foundation 05/03/21 LOI due 5/3/21
09/27/19 Rivkin Center for Ovarian Cancer Rivkin Center Grant Program Link Foundation Multiple awards; Application deadlines vary - earliest is Dec 12
02/13/21 American Cancer Society Clinical Research Professor Link Foundation 08/01/21 LOI Deadline: August 1, 2021; Application Deadline: October 1, 2021
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.
02/13/21 Children's Cancer Foundation CCF Research, Giant Food NextGen, and Non-Research Grants Link Foundation 05/02/21
03/26/21 Elsa U. Pardee Foundation Elsa U. Pardee Foundation grant Link Foundation 04/30/21 There are three application cycles each year. Application deadlines are 12/31, 4/30, and 8/31.
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
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.
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
12/14/18 PEW Pew Scholars Program and Pew-Stewart Scholars for Cancer Research Link Foundation Informational Webinar on 1/15/19 at 2pm
02/13/21 Foundation for Women's Wellness FWW Research Award Link Foundation 04/26/21
04/02/21 American Society of Hematology Scholar Award Link Foundation 05/03/21 LOI required and due 5/3/21.
07/17/19 Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF) Various grants in pediatric cancer research Link Foundation see grant calendar
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.
04/02/21 American Society of Hematology ASH Bridge Grant Link Foundation 05/03/21 Application deadline for Cycle B is 5/3/21, and for Cycle A is 11/2/21.
04/09/21 Rivkin Center Bridge Funding Award Link Foundation 05/03/21 Rivkin-Bridge-Funding-Award-Guidelines-2021-Spring.pdf239.21 KB
04/17/20 The W.W. Smith Charitable Trust Medical research grant Link Foundation
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.
04/02/21 American Society of Hematology ASH Research Restart Award Link Foundation 04/16/21 LOI required and due 4/16/21.
11/13/20 American Association for Cancer Research AACR Funding Opportunities (various) Link Foundation See list for grant deadlines.
09/18/20 Chordoma Foundation Chordoma Foundation Funding Opps (various) Link Foundation LOI deadline varies by grant
03/19/21 Elsa U. Pardee Foundation Elsa U. Pardee Foundation Grant Link Foundation 04/30/21; Deadlines for 3 application cycles each year There are three application cycles each year. Application Deadlines are 12/31, 4/30, and 8/31
11/13/20 American Brain Tumor Association ABTA Research Collaboration Grant Link Foundation Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the ABTA is not able to accept applications for the Research Collaboration Grants for the 2021 grant cycle.
03/01/21 METAvivor METAvivor Research Grants Link Foundation LOI due date varies by grant Earliest LOI deadline: 3/2/21
02/04/21 Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network BCAN John Quale Travel Fellowship Program Link Foundation
04/09/21 American Association for Cancer Research AACR Clinical Oncology Research (CORE) Training Fellowships Link Foundation 05/31/21
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.
01/08/21 Mark Foundation 2021 Mark Foundation Endeavor Awards Link Foundation LOI required and due 3/1/21.
12/12/19 American Brain Tumor Association ABTA Grants (various) Link Foundation
06/14/19 American Gastroenterological Association AGA Research Awards (Various) Link Foundation see list for application deadlines
10/09/20 International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC) IASLC Research Funding Opps (various) Link Foundation deadline depends on grant
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
03/26/21 Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) Systems for Action: Systems and Services Research to Build a Culture of Health Link Foundation 06/09/21
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.
03/26/21 MDS Foundation MDS Young Investigator Grant Link Foundation 04/30/21 RFP291.91 KB
04/09/21 American Society for Dermatologic Surgery Cutting Edge Research Grant Program (CERG) Link Foundation 06/30/21
03/26/21 Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation Clinical Quality Measures to Improve Diagnosis Link Foundation 05/10/21
03/11/21 Hope Foundation for Cancer Research Young Investigator Training Course (YITC) Link Foundation 05/14/21 2021 deadline to apply: Friday, May 14
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. 
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.
03/06/19 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…
04/09/21 Research!America Research!America's Flash Talks Competition Link Foundation 04/23/21
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.