Funding Opportunities for New and Early-Career Faculty

This list includes research funding opportunities for new and early-career faculty members.

The "initial deadline" corresponds to day proposals are due at the Office of Grants and Contracts Administration (OGCA). OGCA deadlines are uniformly five (5) days before the official agency deadline.  Remember to notify OGCA of your intent to submit.

The amount represents the "upper amount" listed for this opportunity.

For proposal development assistance, please contact the Research Development Office.

Initial Deadline

Title
Sponsor
Sub-Sponsor
Amount
2/17/2014 Hollis Brownstein Research Grants Leukemia Research Foundation   $100,000
4/24/2014 Mid-Career Investigator Research Grant Foundation For Physical Medicine And Rehabilitation   $30,000
7/14/2014 Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) NSF   $400,000
Varies Agriculture aned Food Research Initiative Competitive Grants Program USDA   $264,000
Varies Young Investigator Program ONR   $170,000
Varies Young Scholars Program Foundation for Child Development   $150,000
Varies Young Faculty Award DARPA   Varies
Varies New Investigator Awards CDMRP   Varies
Varies Scholars Program
William T. Grant Foundation
 
$350,000
Varies
Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program
NSF
 
$400,000
Varies
Searle Scholars Award
Kinship Foundation
 
$100,000
Varies Doctoral New Investigator (DNI) Grants American Chemical Society   $100,000
Varies Grants-in-Aid Program Whitehall Foundation   $30,000
TBA NARSAD Young Investigator Grant Brain & Behavior Research Foundation   $30,000
Varies
Sloan Scholars Program

NACME

Alfred P. Sloan Foundation

 
$50,000
Varies Brain Cancer Research James S. McDonnell Foundation   Varies
Varies Young Investigator's Research Grants Human Frontier Science Program    
Varies
New Investigator Awards
DOD
Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs
Varies
Varies
Research Grant for New Investigators
American Speech-Language Hearing Foundation
 
$5,000
Varies
Career Development Awards
American Association for Cancer Research
 
$50,000
Varies Walter A. Reosenblith New Investigator Award Health Effects Institute   Varies
Open
Broad Agency Announcement - Young Investigator Program
DOD
Army Research Office
Varies
Open Broadening Participation Research Initiation Grants in Engineering  (BRIGE) NSF   Varies
Open Research Awards American Society for Mass Spectroscopy   $25,000
Open
Mentored Research Scientist Development Award (Parent K01)
NIH
 
Varies
Open
Robert Wood Johnson Nurse Faculty Scholar
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
 
$350,000
Varies NIH Pathway to Independence Award NIH   Varies
Varies NIH Director's New Innovator Award Program NIH   Varies
Varies ABMRF Grants ABMRF   Varies
Varies Young Investigator's Award Alliance for Cancer Gene Therapy   $500,000
Open Young Investigator (YI) Award National Ataxia Foundation   $35,000
Open
Small Grants Program in Behavioral Economics
Russell Sage Foundation
 
$5,000
Open
New Investigator Program in Earth Science
NASA
 

$80,000-$120,000