Funding Opportunities for New and Early-Career Faculty

The initial deadline corresponds to the 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. Researchers should notify OGCA of the intention to submit.

The amount represents the maximum amount listed for this opportunity.

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

Initial Deadline Title Sponsor Amount
2/23/15 Walter A. Reosenblith New Investigator Award Health Effects Institute Varies
9/30/15 Searle Scholars Award Kinship Foundation $100,000
10/20/15 Career Development Awards American Association for Cancer Research $50,000
10/22/15 New Investigator Awards CDMRP Varies
11/24/15 Young Investigator Program ONR $170,000
TBD 2016 Young Scholars Program Foundation for Child Development $150,000
TBD 2016 Young Investigator (YI) Award National Ataxia Foundation $35,000
February 2016 Hollis Brownstein Research Grants Leukemia Research Foundation $100,000
3/22/16 Young Investigator's Research Grants Human Frontier Science Program Varies
4/15/16 Research Grant for New Investigators American Speech-Language Hearing Foundation $5,000
6/24/16 Scholars Program William T. Grant Foundation $100,000
7/11/16 Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) NSF $400,000
10/12/16 Doctoral New Investigator (DNI) Grants American Chemical Society $100,000
11/18/16 Research Awards American Society for Mass Spectroscopy $25,000
TBD 2017 Mid-Career Investigator Research Grant Foundation For Physical Medicine And Rehabilitation $30,000
TBD 2017 NARSAD Young Investigator Grant Brain & Behavior Research Foundation $30,000
Varies Grants-in-Aid Program Whitehall Foundation $30,000
Varies Agriculture and Food Research Initiative Competitive Grants Program USDA $264,000
Varies Young Faculty Award DARPA 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 NIH Pathway to Independence Award NIH Varies
Open Small Grants Program in Behavioral Economics Russell Sage Foundation $5,000