Tag Archive: Funding

Funding Opportunity: Seed Grants for Research on Sex/Gender Differences in Immunology


Johns Hopkins Specialized Center of Research Excellence in Sex Differences & The Foundation for Gender-Specific Medicine Request for Applications (RFA) Applications Due March 18, 2019 SEED grants aim to promote basic, translational, clinical, population health and social science research on sex and gender differences in the immune system and its function and to facilitate the research careers of junior faculty on these topics across Johns Hopkins University. The Johns Hopkins Specialized Center for Research Excellence (SCORE) in Sex and Age Differences in Immunity to Influenza (SADII) in collaboration with the Foundation for Gender-Specific Medicine plans to fund 2-3 seed grants of … Continue reading

Applications Now Being Accepted to the Francis S. Collins Scholars Program


The Francis S. Collins Scholars Program in Neurofibromatosis Clinical and Translational Research is a key initiative of the Neurofibromatosis Therapeutic Acceleration Program (NTAP) at Johns Hopkins. NTAP (www.n-tap.org) is dedicated to the advancement of research that will improve outcomes for patients with neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1).  A major need to accomplish this mission is the training and support of clinician scientists who are dedicated to NF1. NTAP launched the Francis S. Collins Scholars Program in Neurofibromatosis Clinical and Translational Research to address this need. The deadline for the 2019 class application submission is March 15, 2019.  Successful applicants will be notified of … Continue reading

Apply for Sharing Partnership for Innovative Research in Translation (SPIRiT) Award


The Sharing Partnership for Innovative Research in Translation (SPIRiT) is pleased to announce a new funding program that supports pilot research projects representing collaborations between investigators from at least two of the SPIRiT sites. The consortium members include: Johns Hopkins University University of Chicago University of Pennsylvania University of Pittsburgh Washington University in St. Louis Yale University All consortium members are also members of the NIH Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) program. To be eligible for the award, investigator(s) from each of the participating sites must have a significant, defined role in the research project.  Although the participating investigators may have … Continue reading

Apply for the Research Accelerator and Mentorship Program (RAMP) Grant


The Johns Hopkins Clinical Research Network (JHCRN) is sponsoring a grant to promote inter-institutional research collaborations between Johns Hopkins Medicine and JHCRN affiliated institutions. This grant, Research Accelerator and Mentorship Program, will fund 1 to 3 projects, up to $50,000 over a 12-month period. Proposals including clinical and community-based research, practice-based research, and health services research are encouraged. Letters of intent are due by December 3, 2018 and complete applications are due by January 21, 2019. Eligible applicants include Johns Hopkins University faculty and JHCRN affiliate institution staff. Principal investigators are required to involve a minimum of one JHCRN affiliate institution co-investigator. JHCRN affiliated institutions include: … Continue reading

NCATS Funding Opportunity: Pfizer’s Center for Therapeutic Innovation Program


          Proposal Portal Now Open; Pre-Proposals Due November 2   NCATS announces an opportunity for NIH intramural researchers to submit proposals to collaborate with Pfizer’s Centers for Therapeutic Innovation (CTI). Pfizer’s CTI program, which is managed by NCATS, pairs NIH intramural researchers with Pfizer resources to pursue scientific and medical advances through joint therapeutic development. Goals include identifying biologic compounds with activity in a pathway or target of interest to both an NIH intramural researcher and Pfizer and moving the compounds into the clinic to test them. Areas of interest to Pfizer include cancer, autoimmunity/inflammation, metabolic … Continue reading

NCATS Funding Opportunity: Repurpose Existing Drugs


        NCATS has released two funding opportunities aimed at identifying new treatments for a broad range of diseases using partially developed therapeutic candidates. NCATS has released two funding opportunities aimed at identifying new treatments for a broad range of diseases using partially developed therapeutic candidates. Through its Discovering New Therapeutic Uses for Existing Molecules program, NCATS helps academic researchers and pharmaceutical companies establish collaborations to test existing drugs and biologics for possible new uses. View the web announcement for funding details and application deadlines.

Apply for the NCAT/SBIR/STTR Funding by Sept 5


The National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS) at the National Institutes of Health invites small businesses to apply for funding through the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) 2018 Omnibus Grant Solicitations: SBIR: PA-18-574 STTR: PA-18-575 NCATS encourages applications that address a range of focus areas relevant to any stage of translation, from target validation through pre-clinical and clinical evaluation, to intervention implementation and dissemination, including: Drug Discovery and Development Biomedical, Clinical and Health Research Informatics Clinical, Dissemination and Implementation Research The deadline to apply is Sept. 5, 2018, 5:00 p.m. local time. Benefits of Applying: … Continue reading

Apply for the CCDA Core Coins Award


The Center for Clinical Data Analysis (CCDA) assists investigators with access to data in Epic and other institutional databases, operating as a fee-for-service core with two hours per research project funded by the Institute for Clinical and Translational Research (ICTR). The CCDA is staffed with experienced data analysts who assist with access to data while also helping researchers comply with Data Trust privacy and security regulations. The CCDA is pleased to announce the award of $25,000 in Core Coins which will be distributed to faculty to allow junior researchers and unfunded study teams the opportunity to gain access to data … Continue reading

Roybal Center Call for Pilot Project Pre-Proposals, due August 10, 2018


The Johns Hopkins Roybal Center (JHRC) is funded by the National Institute on Aging (NIA) to support the translation of behavioral and social sciences research into applied practices and programs for older adults. The theme of the JHRC is to support research aimed at strengthening informal support resources of older adults, and, when feasible, to do so using innovative methodological advances.  All NIH Roybal Centers are up for renewal at this time. Pre-Proposal: The center is seeking1 page “Pre-proposals” from potential pilot project PIs or investigative teams who may be interested in partnering for the competitive renewal. Eligibility: Any faculty member at … Continue reading

Apply for the Sharing Partnership for Innovative Research in Translation (SPIRiT) Award


The Sharing Partnership for Innovative Research in Translation (SPIRiT) is pleased to announce a new funding program that supports pilot research projects representing collaborations between investigators from at least two of the SPIRiT sites. The consortium members include: Johns Hopkins University University of Chicago University of Pennsylvania University of Pittsburgh Washington University in St. Louis Yale University All consortium members are also members of the NIH Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) program. To be eligible for the award, investigator(s) from each of the participating sites must have a significant, defined role in the research project.  Although the participating investigators may have … Continue reading

Sharing Partnership for Innovative Research in Translation (SPIRiT) Award


The Sharing Partnership for Innovative Research in Translation (SPIRiT) is pleased to announce a new funding program that supports pilot research projects representing collaborations between investigators from at least two of the SPIRiT sites. The consortium members include: Johns Hopkins University University of Chicago University of Pennsylvania University of Pittsburgh Washington University in St. Louis Yale University All consortium members are also members of the NIH Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) program. To be eligible for the award, investigator(s) from each of the participating sites must have a significant, defined role in the research project.  Although the participating investigators may have … Continue reading