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
04/16/21 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.
04/16/21 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
04/16/21 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
04/16/21 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
04/16/21 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.
04/16/21 UMSOM Large Grant Acceleration Program (LGAP) Link Internal UMSOM_LGAP.pdf2.54 MB
04/16/21 Pfizer Pfizer’s Competitive Grants Program (various) Link Industry Due dates vary by award Filter list by selecting Oncology for Focus Area
04/16/21 UMMC UMMC Innovation Challenge: Do You Have the Next Big Idea? Link Internal 05/14/21
04/16/21 NCI P30 CCSG supplement opportunities (3) Link NIH 05/21/21 Contact Sarah Laye if interested in applying.Childhood Cancer Survivors notice to cancer centers 3.2021.docx25.53 KBCOE notice to cancer centers 3.2021.docx34.55 KBPeristant Poverty notice to cancer centers 3.2021.docx30.02 KB
04/16/21 NCI Proteome Characterization Centers (PCCs) for Clinical Proteomic Tumor Analysis Consortium (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Link NIH 05/30/21 LOI due 5/30/21. Application due 6/30/21.
04/16/21 NCI Proteogenomic Data Analysis Centers (PGDACs) for Clinical Proteomic Tumor Analysis Consortium (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Link NIH 05/30/21 LOI due 5/30/21. Application due 6/30/21.
04/16/21 NCI Proteogenomic Translational Research Centers (PTRCs) for Clinical Proteomic Tumor Analysis Consortium (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Link NIH 06/30/21 LOI due 6/30/21. Application due 7/30/21.
04/16/21 DOD DoD Prostate Cancer, Physician Research Award Link DOD 07/01/21
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, Health Equity Research and Outcomes Improvement Consortium Award Link DOD 07/29/21
04/16/21 DOD DoD Prostate Cancer, Health Disparity Research Award Link DOD 07/29/21
04/16/21 DOD DoD Prostate Cancer, Translational Science Award Link DOD 07/29/21
04/16/21 DOD DoD Prostate Cancer, Idea Development Award Link DOD 09/23/21
04/16/21 DOD DoD Prostate Cancer, Clinical Consortium Award Link DOD 09/23/21
04/09/21 Lung Cancer Research Foundation LCRF Grants (various) Link Foundation
04/09/21 National Research Mentoring Network - NIH/NIGMS University of Utah Grant Writing Coaching Groups Study - funded by the NIH Common Fund (grant U01 GM132366; administered by the NIGMS) Link NIH 04/16/21 Study applications due: April 16, 2021
04/09/21 Research!America Research!America's Flash Talks Competition Link Foundation 04/23/21
04/09/21 Rivkin Center Bridge Funding Award Link Foundation 05/03/21 Rivkin-Bridge-Funding-Award-Guidelines-2021-Spring.pdf239.21 KB
04/09/21 Mark Foundation for Cancer Research Mark Foundation Emerging Leader Award Link Foundation 05/03/21 LOI due 5/3/21
04/09/21 American Association for Cancer Research AACR Clinical Oncology Research (CORE) Training Fellowships Link Foundation 05/31/21
04/09/21 American Society for Dermatologic Surgery Cutting Edge Research Grant Program (CERG) Link Foundation 06/30/21
04/09/21 NIH Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Administrative Supplement for Genome-wide Genotyping of Existing Samples from Minority Racial/Ethnic Populations and Sharing of Associated Epidemiologic Data Link NIH 05/20/21
04/09/21 NIH Hubs of Interdisciplinary Research and Training in Global Environmental and Occupational Health (GEOHealth) – Research Training (Collaborative U2R Clinical Trial Optional) Link NIH 06/08/21 LOI due 6/8/21. Application due 7/8/21.
04/09/21 NIH Hubs of Interdisciplinary Research and Training in Global Environmental and Occupational Health (GEOHealth) – Research (Collaborative U01 Clinical Trial Optional) Link NIH 06/08/21 LOI due 6/8/21. Application due 7/8/21.
04/09/21 NIH Notice of Special Interest (NOSI) to add harassment as an area of interest to Research to Understand and Inform Interventions that Promote the Research Careers of Individuals in the Biomedical Sciences Link NIH 01/08/22 First Available Due Date: October 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.
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.
04/02/21 American Society of Hematology Scholar Award Link Foundation 05/03/21 LOI required and due 5/3/21.
04/02/21 NCI Academic-Industrial Partnerships for Translation of Technologies for Diagnosis and Treatment (R01 - Clinical Trial Optional) Link NIH Standard due dates apply Earliest due date for new applications is 6/5/21. LOI not required.
04/02/21 NIH Support for Research Excellence – First Independent Research (SuRE-First) Award (R16 - Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Link NIH Standard due dates apply
04/02/21 NIH Academic-Industrial Partnerships for Translation of Technologies for Diagnosis and Treatment (R01 - Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Link NIH Standard due dates apply Earliest due date for new applications is 6/5/21. LOI not required.
04/02/21 NCI Exploratory Grant Award to Promote Workforce Diversity in Basic Cancer Research (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Link NIH 05/15/21 LOI due 5/15/21 for application deadline of 6/15/21. Other application due dates: 11/17/21, 6/14/22, 11/17/22, 6/14/23, 11/17/23. LOI due 30 days prior to the application due date.
04/02/21 NIH Understanding and Addressing the Impact of Structural Racism and Discrimination on Minority Health and Health Disparities (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Link NIH 07/20/21 LOI required and due 7/20/21.
04/02/21 DOD CDMRP Ovarian Cancer Omics Consortium Award Link DOD 07/08/21
04/02/21 DOD DoD Peer Reviewed Cancer, Career Development Award Link DOD 08/18/21
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, Behavioral Health 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 DoD Peer Reviewed Cancer, Idea Award Link DOD 09/08/21
03/26/21 MDS Foundation MDS Young Investigator Grant Link Foundation 04/30/21 RFP291.91 KB
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.
03/26/21 Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation Clinical Quality Measures to Improve Diagnosis Link Foundation 05/10/21
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
03/26/21 NCI The NCI Transition Career Development Award (K22 - Independent Clinical Trial Required) Link NIH Standard due dates apply
03/26/21 NCI The NCI Transition Career Development Award (K22 Independent Basic Experimental Studies with Humans Required) Link NIH Standard due dates apply
03/26/21 NCI Modular R01s in Cancer Control and Population Sciences (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Link NIH Standard due dates apply
03/26/21 NCI The NCI Transition Career Development Award (K22 - Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Link NIH Standard due dates apply
03/26/21 NIH Short Courses on Innovative Methodologies and Approaches in the Behavioral and Social Sciences (R25 - Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Link NIH 05/04/21 LOI due 5/4/21. Application due 6/4/21.
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
03/19/21 NIH NIDCR Clinical Trial Planning and Implementation Cooperative Agreement (UG3/UH3 Clinical Trial Required) Link NIH The following table includes NIH standard due dates marked with an asterisk. Open Date (Earliest Submission Date): May 08, 2021. LOI due 30 days prior to the application due date.
03/19/21 NIH Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Administrative Supplements for Research on Women’s Health in the IDeA States Link NIH 04/19/21
03/19/21 NIH HEAL Initiative: Team Research for Initial Translational Efforts in Non-addictive Analgesic Therapeutics Development (U19 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Link NIH 04/27/21 Application Due Date(s) April 27, 2021, June 22, 2021, October 13, 2021, June 9, 2022, October 11, 2022, June 9, 2023, and October 10, 2023. LOI due 30 days prior to due date.
03/19/21 NIH HEAL Initiative: Notice of Special Interest (NOSI) regarding the Availability of Administrative Supplements to Support Strategies to Increase Participant Diversity, Inclusion and Engagement in Clinical Studies Link NIH 04/30/21 First Available Due Date: April 30, 2021. Expiration Date: May 01, 2021
03/19/21 NIH Maximizing the Scientific Value of Existing Biospecimen Collections (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Link NIH 10/08/21 Application Due Date(s): 10/8/21, 8/8/22, 3/8/23. LOI due 60 days (not the typical 30 days) prior to the application due date.
03/19/21 NIH Secondary Analyses of Existing Datasets of Tobacco Use and Health (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Link NIH 10/08/21 Application Due Date(s): October 8, 2021, August 8, 2022, March 8, 2023. LOI due 60 days (not typical 30 days) prior to the application due date.
03/19/21 DOD DoD Lung Cancer, Idea Development Award Link DOD 07/28/21
03/18/21 NIH Small Research Grants for Analyses of Gabriella Miller Kids First Pediatric Research Data (R03 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Link NIH Standard due dates apply
03/18/21 NIH Mechanisms Underlying the Contribution of Sleep Disturbances to Pain (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) Link NIH Standard due dates apply
03/11/21 Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF) ALSF RFA grant opps (various) Link Foundation See the grants calendar for upcoming deadlines.
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.
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
03/11/21 NCI Division of Cancer Treatment & Diagnosis (DCTD) NCI Seeks Proposals for Cell Therapy and Viral Vector Production Link NIH 06/15/21 Applications are accepted three times per year. Submission deadlines: 6/15/21, 10/15/21, 2/15/22, 6/15/22, 10/15/22
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
03/01/21 METAvivor METAvivor Research Grants Link Foundation LOI due date varies by grant Earliest LOI deadline: 3/2/21
03/01/21 Kidney Cancer Association 4 Young Investigator Awards (YIAs), 2 Advanced Discovery Awards (ADAs), and (New!) Psychosocial Focus Award Link Foundation 04/29/21 LOI Applications open March 1, 2021 and will close April 29, 2021.
03/01/21 Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center Paul Marks Prize for Cancer Research Link Prize 05/07/21
03/01/21 NIH Tobacco Regulatory Science (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) Link NIH July 14, 2021, February 15, 2022, July 14, 2022, February 14, 2023. 60 days prior to the application due date. Earliest LOI due date is 5/14/21.
03/01/21 NCI Cancer Prevention, Detection, Diagnosis, and Treatment Technologies for Global Health (U01 Clinical Trial Optional) Link NIH 05/02/21 LOI due 5/2/21. Application due 6/2/21.
03/01/21 NIH Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Translation of Quantitative Imaging tools and Methods for the Academic Industrial Partnership Link NIH 09/08/22 First Available Due Date: 6/5/21. Expiration Date: 9/8/22.
03/01/21 DOD CDMRP Ovarian Cancer, Ovarian Cancer Academy Award Link DOD 07/08/21
02/13/21 Breast Cancer Alliance Breast Cancer Alliance grants (various) Link Foundation LOI/application deadline varies by grant
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 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