All RFPs in Public Health

National Psoriasis Foundation—2020 Discovery Grants

January 13, 2020

The National Psoriasis Foundation (NPF) is seeking grant applications that encourage the advancement of innovative research into psoriasis, psoriatic arthritis, and related comorbidities. Discovery Grants fund researchers while they explore preliminary ideas and conduct proof-of concept experiments. The goal is to stimulate the development of new research programs in the field of psoriatic disease capable of competing for long-term funding from the National Institutes of Health or similar agencies in the future. 

Buck Institute for Research on Aging—Female Reproductive Aging

January 15, 2020

In collaboration with the Bia-Echo Foundation, the Global Consortium for Female Reproductive Longevity and Equality (GCRLE) is soliciting applications from investigators worldwide for two-year projects focused broadly on understanding female reproductive aging. The goal of the initiative is to foster bold, innovative scientists with the potential to transform the field. 

The Michael J. Fox Foundation—Ken Griffin Alpha-synuclein Imaging Competition

January 17, 2020

The Ken Griffin Alpha-synuclein Imaging Competition seeks to accelerate work to develop a selective alpha-synuclein PET tracer. The ability to image alpha-synuclein deposition in the brain would be a game-changing achievement for the Parkinson’s disease (PD) field.  

National Parkinson's Foundation—Clinical Research Awards

January 21, 2020

Clinician scientists are key experts who are vital to research involving those living with Parkinson’s disease. They bring lessons learned from the bedside to the bench, and from the bench to the bedside. Despite the projected increase in the number of people with Parkinson’s disease, there remains a shortage of those trained in the clinical research process necessary to advance therapies forward to benefit people living with PD. Therefore, the Parkinson’s Foundation is sponsoring a research award intended to facilitate the development of clinician scientists.

Glenn Foundation for Medical Research and AFAR—Postdoctoral Fellowships in Aging Research

January 22, 2020

 This program was developed to address the current concerns about an adequate funding base for postdoctoral fellows who specifically direct their research towards basic aging mechanisms and/or translational findings that have direct benefits to human aging.  

Pfizer—2020 Rheumatology Competitive Grant Program

January 27, 2020

The intent of this Request for Proposal (RFP) is to support both clinical and basic science research on the pathogenesis and treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA), Psoriatic Arthritis (PsA), and/or Ankylosing Spondylarthrosis (AS) with a specific focus on projects that are most relevant to improving patient care. 

Pfizer—Inflammatory and Immune-Mediated Dermatologic Disorders

January 31, 2020

The intent of this Request for Proposal (RFP) is to support preclinical, clinical and outcomes research through a competitive grant program with the intent to increase medical knowledge in the diagnosis and management of inflammatory and immune-mediated dermatologic disorders. 

PhRMA Foundation—Health Outcomes Research Starter Grants

February 01, 2020

Research Starter Grants support individuals in academia who do not have other substantial sources of research funding.

PhRMA Foundation—Translational Medicine and Therapeutics Starter Grants

February 01, 2020

Research Starter Grants support individuals in academia who do not have other substantial sources of research funding.

Johnson & Johnson: [email protected] Washington, DC Children’s Quickfire Challenge

February 07, 2020

Visionaries within the fields of pediatric oncology, pediatric surgery and influenza are invited to submit innovative ideas for a total of up to $150,000 in grant funding*; one year of residency at

Gilead Research Scholars—Research Scholars in HIV

February 07, 2020

The program is designed to support basic and clinical research in the field of HIV, domestically and globally. Areas of research may include, but are not limited to: 

Human Animal Bond Research Institute—Addressing Evidence-Based Health Benefits of Human-Animal Interaction

February 13, 2020

The vision of the Human Animal Bond Research Institute (HABRI) is for the human-animal bond to be universally embraced as an essential element of human wellness. To that end, HABRI works to establish the vital role of companion animals in the health and well-being of individuals, families and communities. 

Johnson & Johnson Innovation—Invisible Shield Quickfire Challenge

February 14, 2020

This Challenge seeks potential solutions that have an intended use to provide protection for individuals and communities from respiratory pathogens, including airborne viruses. Proposed technologies that solely provide protection against industrial or environmental factors, particularly air pollution, will not be considered in this Challenge. 

American Psychological Foundation—F.J. McGuigan Early Career Investigator Research Grant on Understanding the Human Mind

March 01, 2020

$15,000 to support research that aims to address any aspect of mental function (e.g., cognition, affect, motivation) and seeks to understand the mind from both a behavioral and neural perspective.

Howard Hughes Medical Institute—Investigator Program

March 18, 2020

The HHMI Investigator Program supports nearly 300 Investigators, located at more than 60 research institutions across the United States, who are widely known for their scientific discoveries, their innovation, and their success in pushing the bounds of knowledge in biomedical research. 

American Psychological Foundation—Visionary Grants

April 01, 2020

The APF Visionary Grants seek to seed innovation through supporting research, education and intervention projects and programs that use psychology to solve social problems in the following priority

American Psychological Foundation—Alexander Gralnick Research Investigator Prize

April 15, 2020

The APF Alexander Gralnick Research Investigator Prize recognizes “exceptional individuals working in the area of serious mental illness,” including but not limited to schizophrenia, bi

Tourette Association of America—Support for Research Consortia and Collaborative Research Projects

TAA has historically provided critical seed funding to research consortia working on large issues relevant to TS, including the TAA genetics consortium, neuroimaging consortium, behavioral sciences consortium, and deep brain stimulation registry and aims to continue supporting research efforts like these, that crossover different scientific and medical disciplines and that encourage collaboration among researchers and institutions.

Bristol-Myers Squibb—Immunoscience-Abatacept

The company seeks interventional and noninterventional studies to investigate the efficacy and safety of abatacept for the following uses: 

-Autoantibody Mediated Diseases 

Eli Lilly—Healthcare Provider Education

Provider education should be in the following therapeutic areas: autoimmune, endocrine, neurodegeneration, neuroscience (migraine and headache disorders), oncology, chronic pain associated with ost