All RFPs in Public Health

The Klarman Family Foundation— Anorexia Nervosa Research Grants

December 09, 2019

The Foundation’s fundamental mission is to understand the biology underlying the psychiatric disease anorexia nervosa, with the goal of accelerating progress towards prevention and treatment. They are seeking proposals to conduct research that directly investigates the underlying biology of anorexia nervosa, and the questions of how and why it develops and persists. 

Pfizer—Patient Education in Smoking Cessation

December 09, 2019

Projects that will be considered for Pfizer support will focus on smoking cessation education for adult patients in a rapidly changing environment where dual use of e-cigarettes and combustible cigarettes is increasing. 

AACR-PLGA Fund at the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation—Research Grant to Optimize Drug Dosing Strategies for Pediatric LGA/LGG Patients

December 09, 2019

The Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation’s PLGA Fund and the AACR are proud to announce the inaugural Research Grant to Optimize Drug Dosing Strategies for Pediatric LGA/LGG Patients. This grant represents a joint effort to promote and support innovative and collaborative research focused on the most common forms of pediatric brain cancer – low grade glioma/astrocytoma. 

American Lung Association—Allergic Respiratory Diseases Research Award

December 12, 2019

The American Lung Association and the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (AAAAI) Allergic Respiratory Diseases Research Award represents a joint effort to encourage and support ap

American Lung Association—Innovation Award

December 12, 2019

Since 1915, the American Lung Association Research Team has made significant contributions to the fight against lung disease by revolutionizing treatment and unlocking secrets of the body's immune system. We have funded breakthroughs in the fight against tuberculosis, identified genes that cause the development of lung cancer and cystic fibrosis, and developed innovative ways to treat respiratory distress syndrome. The award is intended to support highly promising investigators with stellar track records of accomplishment, who have the potential to advance the field of lung disease science. 

American Lung Association—Catalyst Award

December 12, 2019

The American Lung Association Catalyst Award is a mentored award meant to support outstanding investigators on the path to independence for research into the mechanisms of lung disease and general

American Lung Association—Public Policy Research Award

December 12, 2019

The American Lung Association Public Policy Research Award is intended to support research on and evaluation of existing public policy and programs, as well as pilot and demonstration projects that inject innovative ideas and provide evidence for the development of new public policies impacting lung health. This grant is not intended to support events, lobbying efforts, legislative meetings or briefings. 

W.M. Keck Foundation—Research Program-Medical Research and Science and Engineering Research

December 13, 2019

The W.M. Keck Foundation Research Program seeks to benefit humanity by supporting projects in two areas: (1) medical research and (2) science and engineering research.

McElhatten Foundation—Palliative Care Program

December 13, 2019

The McElhatten Foundation is seeking LOIs for their Palliative Care program area.  

Pancreatic Cancer Action Network—Career Development Award

December 13, 2019

The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network Career Development Award represents an effort to encourage and support junior faculty to conduct pancreatic cancer research and establish successful career paths in this field. The research proposed for funding may be basic, translational, clinical or epidemiological in nature and must have direct applicability and relevance to pancreatic cancer.

The Michael J. Fox Foundation—The Edmond J. Safra Fellowship in Movement Disorders

December 13, 2019

The Michael J. Fox Foundation (MJFF), in collaboration with longtime partner the Edmond J. Safra Foundation, introduced The Edmond J. Safra Fellowship in Movement Disorders. By funding academic centers to train new movement disorder clinician-researchers, this program aims to develop a network of highly trained specialists to be the next generation of leaders in Parkinson’s research and clinical care.  

Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation—Mentored Research Training Grant

December 14, 2019

About: This two-year, $300,000 award aims to help anesthesiologists develop the skills and preliminary data they need to become independent investigators in the field of anesthesia

Glenn Foundation for Medical Research—Research Grants for Junior Faculty

December 16, 2019

The major goal of this program is to assist in the development of the careers of junior investigators committed to pursuing careers in the field of aging research. GMRF and AFAR support research projects concerned with understanding the basic mechanisms of aging rather than disease-specific research. 

Glenn Foundation for Medical Research—Breakthroughs in Gerontology (BIG) Award

December 16, 2019

Sponsored by the Glenn Foundation for Medical Research, in collaboration with the American Federation for Aging Research (AFAR), the "Breakthroughs in Gerontology (BIG)" initiative provides timely support to a small number of research projects that are relatively high risk but which offer significant promise of yielding transforming discoveries in the fundamental biology of aging. 

Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation—2020 Clinical Investigator Award

December 16, 2019

The Damon Runyon Clinical Investigator Award supports independent young physician-scientists conducting disease-oriented research that demonstrates a high level of innovation and creativity. The goal is to support the best young physician-scientists doing work aimed at improving the practice of cancer medicine.

Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation for Childhood Cancer—2020 Young Investigator Grant

December 16, 2019

The Young Investigator grant is a 3-year award designed to support scientists in the early stages of their research careers, such as postdoctoral or clinical fellows. Outstanding mentorship and demonstration of a career plan that shows commitment to pediatric cancer investigation are critical components of a successful application. 

Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation—Patient Safety Curriculum Award

December 31, 2019

The 2020 PSCA will be awarded to an anesthesia education investigator for the purpose of modifying the Patient Safety Movement Foundation’s Patient Safety Curriculum to specifically address perioperative patient safety. 

American Psychological Foundation— Walter Katkovsky Research Grants

January 01, 2020

The Walter Katkovsky Research Grants support research on the general topic of combining psychotherapy with a psychoactive substance that may be an over-the-counter or other legal substance or a prescription medication, where the substance is an adjunct to the psychotherapy and not the primary intervention. 

The Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation and The Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research—Mentored Research Training Grant

January 01, 2020

The Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation (APSF) and The Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research (FAER) offer the joint APSF/FAER Mentored Research Training Grant (MRTG) to develop the next generation of perioperative patient safety scientists.  

Progeria Research Foundation—Research on Hutchinson-Gilford Progeria Syndrome

January 02, 2020

The Progeria Research Foundation (PRF) is the only organization in the world dedicated to discovering treatments and the cure for Progeria and its aging-related disorders. Progeria is a rare, fatal, “premature aging” disease that affects children, who die of cardiovascular disease (heart failure or stroke) at an average age of 14 years - the same diseases that affect millions of normal aging adults (atherosclerosis and stroke)