Other Highlighted Funding Opportunities

The goal of this resource is to encourage grant submission to funding opportunities outside of the more typical NIH streams and to encourage recommendation of deserving colleagues for distinguished awards. Opportunities are listed by submission due date; please click the associated link in the table for more information on either the application or nomination process for a specific funder. Note that a larger list of distinguished awards can be found through this EVCP link.

If you intend to submit an application or nomination to an opportunity listed here, please inform us by email at [email protected]


Current Funding Opportunities
 

Funder

Mechanism

Due Date

Award Amount

The Eli and Edythe Broad Institute for Regeneration Medicine and Stem Cell Research

UCSF CIRM Scholar Research Training Program

CIRM Application Instructions

5:00 pm October 31, 2021.

Questions may be directed to program coordinator Lisa Magargal at [email protected]

See RFP for award amount details
Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation Physician-Scientist Training Award Wednesday, December 1, 2021. Please email [email protected]
to announce your intention to apply, then follow application instructions in RFP, conferring with your Research Services Coordinator as needed.
$460,000 over four years (the foundation will retire up to $100,000 of medical school debt still owed)
Doris Duke Charitable Foundation Clinical Scientist Development Award November 12, 2021 12 pm PT Please email [email protected]
to announce your intention to apply, then follow application instructions in RFP, conferring with your Research Services Coordinator as needed. Pre-proposals deadline is November 12, 2021, noon PT.
up to $495,000 each award over 3 years
Laboratory for Genomics Research (LGR) (UC Berkeley, UCSF, and GSK) LGR Innovation Awards October 11, 2021 $100,000 grant for one year
BrightFocus Foundation Alzheimer's Disease Research Grants November 1, 2021 5:00 pm EST

Post Doc - $100,000/year for 2 years

Standard Award - $100,000/year for 3 years

UCSF CTSI National Center for Advancing Translational Science (NCATS) Diversity Supplement Career Development Award Candidates must declare their interest by September 30 by emailing Madeline Mann, CTST Administrative Director. Supplement deadline to NCATS is November 1, 2021 Up to two years and will pay up to $100,000 in salary support and $10,000 in research funding.
Burroughs Wellcome Fund Career Awards for Medical Scientists Please email [email protected] to announce your intention to apply, then follow application instructions in RFP, conferring with your Research Services Coordinator as needed. Application deadline is October 1, 2021 at noon PDT. $700,000 over five years
NIH/NIAID Emergency Awards: Antiviral Drug Discovery (AViDD) Centers for Pathogens of Pandemic Concern October 22, 2021 Application budgets are limited to $15 million for FY2022
BrightFocus Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship Program LOIs are due July 29, 2021. Upon review, selected applicants will be invited to submit a full proposal by December 3, 2021 Up to $200,000 for two years
BrightFocus Foundation New Investigator Grant Program LOIs are due July 29, 2021. Upon review, selected applicants will be invited to submit a full proposal by December 3, 2021 Up to $450,000 for three years
BrightFocus Foundation Innovative Research Grant LOIs are due July 29, 2021. Upon review, selected applicants will be invited to submit a full proposal by December 3, 2021 Up to $600,000 for three years
Sony Corporation of America 2021 Sony Research Award Program Proposal submission is open from July 15, 2021 to September 15, 2021 Up to $150,000 USD per year
National Science Foundation (NSF) Predictive Intelligence for Pandemic Prevention Initiative Proposals for Phase 1 due on October 1, 2021 Up to $25 million (supporting 25 - 30 awards) for 18 month period
Cures Within Reach (CWR) Repurposing Research Led by a US-Based Racial/Ethnic Minority Principal Investigator initiative. Please email [email protected] to announce your intention to apply, then follow application instructions in RFP, conferring with your Research Services Coordinator as needed. Proposals are due July 9, 2021. up to $70,000
Merck Research Laboratories (MRL)
Merck & Co.
South San Francisco Emerging Discovery Science (SEEDS) Program
SEEDS RFP
SEEDS Cover Letter
SEEDS Proposal Form
Brief proposal due August 6, 2021(see RFP for details) $125,000 for one year
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Transforming Health and Health Care Systems Initiative Please email [email protected]
to announce your intention to apply, then follow application instructions in RFP, , conferring with your Research Services Coordinator as needed. Application deadline is June 28, 2021, noon PT.
$150,000 to $350,000 per project to accommodate studies of twelve to thirty-six months
Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation Innovation Award Please email [email protected] to announce your intention to apply, then follow application instructions in RFP. Application deadline is July 1, 2021, 1PM PT $200,000 per year ($400,000 total) with the opportunity for up to two additional years of funding (up to four years total for $800,000)
Beckman Foundation Beckman Young Investigator Please email [email protected]
to announce your intention to apply, then follow application instructions in RFP, conferring with your Research Services Coordinator as needed. Letter of Intent deadline is August 2, 2021
$600,000 over term of project
Burroughs Wellcome Fund Investigators in the Pathogenesis of Infectious Disease Please email [email protected] to announce your intention to apply, then follow application instructions in RFP, conferring with your Research Services Coordinator as needed. Interested candidates who meet the eligibility criteria may submit one online pre-proposal through BWF’s Internet Grant Application Module (IGAM) by July 16, 2021 9:00 am Pacific Time. $500,000 over 5 years
Shurl and Kay Curci Foundation in partnership with the Innovative Genomics Institute The SKCF Faculty Scholars Program July 9, 2021 $179K for research support over a two year period
National Comprehensive Cancer Network/AstraZeneca NCCN AstraZeneca Early Stage NSCLC Request for Proposals Announcement (RFP) LOI due 5:00 pm ET on Monday, May 3, 2021. See RFP for details
US Department of Defense DoD Breast Cancer Research Program See program website for details See program website for details
US Department of Defense DoD Peer Reviewed Alzheimer's Research Program See program website for details see program website for details
Wheeler Center for the Neurobiology of Addiction Pilot Grant for UCSF Faculty May 15, 2021 2-3 awards this round, for projects of up to 2 years duration with total costs of between $50K and $150K.
The Mark Foundation Emerging Leaders Award LOI will be accepted through May 3, 2021 $250,000 per year for three years beginning January, 2022
Pfizer Global Medical Grants (Pfizer) and Astellas Pharma, Inc. (Astellas)/NCCN NCCN Pfizer and Astellas Enzalutamide Request for Proposals LOIs are due by 5:00 pm ET, Friday, May 14, 2021 $2,000,000 for 2 - 5 projects
Puma Biotechnology/NCCN NCCN Puma Neratinib RFP April 19, 2021 5:00 pm (EDT) see RFP for award details
BridgeBio 2021 BridgeBio Rare Diseases Collaboration Program April 30, 2021 1-2 years of experimental work with $50,000 - $500,000 of funding
Vilcek Foundation 2022 Vilcek Prize for Creative Promise in Biomedical Science June 11, 2021 5:00 pm ET $50,000 for one year
UCSF Program for Breakthrough Biomedical Research (PBBR) New Frontier Research (NFR) April 23, 2021 5:00 pm PDT email inquiries to Linda Reilly ([email protected]) $25,000 - $150,000 for one year
UCSF Program for Breakthrough Biomedical Research (PBBR) Technologies, Methodologies and Cores (TMC) April 23, 2021 5:00 pm PDT email inquiries to Linda Reilly ([email protected]) $50,000 - $500,000 for one year in matching funds
Donaghue Foundation Another Look  LOI deadline is March 31, 2021(email intention to [email protected]ucsf.edu) $750,000 (4 - 5 grants) may be up to two years
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Harold Amos Medical Faculty Development Program (AMFDP) Application deadline: March 17, 2021, noon PT (email intention to [email protected]) Up to $420,000 over 4 years
Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation Fellowship Award Application deadline: March 15, 2021 (email intention to [email protected]ucsf.edu) $223,000 over 4 years
Merck Research Labs Merck SEEDS Program Pre proposal due January 5, 2021
Full proposal (if selected) March 9, 2021
$125,000 over a 1 year period
California Institute for Regenerative Medicine ASCC Fellowship February 1, 2021 $82,000 (see application for details)
American Partnership for Eosinophilic Disorders 2021 HOPE Grant

Jan. 15, 2021: A Letter of Intent (single page .pdf or .doc attachment) must be submitted by via email to [email protected].

March 1, 2021: The application is due by midnight, ET.
$50,000 over a 2 year period
UC Cancer Research Coordinating Committee/ UCOP RFP 2021 - 2022 Faculty Seed Grant LOI due: Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 12:00 PM PT

Proposals Due: Thursday, April 1, 2021 at 12:00 PM PT

Maximum award: $75,000
Chan Zuckerberg Initiative Chan Zuckerberg Initiative Funding for Visual Proteomics

Email intention to Gretchen Kiser ([email protected]) by COB December 11, 2020. (Proposal deadline February 17, 2021 5:00 pm PT)

See proposal for details
National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) and Taiho Oncology NCCN Taiho Decitabine and Cedazuridine Request for Proposals (RFP) relate to treatment of hematologic malignancies and solid tumors Tuesday, January 19, 202111:59 pm ET see proposal for details
Doris Duke Charitable Foundation Clinical Scientist Development Award Pre-proposals due November 13, 2020
12 pm PT (email intention to [email protected])
Up to $495,000 each award over 3 years ($150,000 direct costs and $15,000 indirect costs each year
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health Policy Fellows 2021-2022 LOI November 9, 2020 12 pm (PT) (email intention to [email protected]) $165,000
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Policies for Action: Public Policy Research to Advance Racial Equity and Racial Justice LOI November 24, 2020 12:00 pm (PT) (email intention to [email protected]) $250,000
DKMS Stiftung Leben Spenden (Foundation for Giving Life) John Hansen Research Grant December 8, 2020 $270,000
Laboratory of Genomics Research (LGR) a collaboration between GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) and UCSF / UC Berkeley Call for Ideas! October 13, 2020 See LGR portal for award amount
Program for Breakthrough Biomedical Research (PBBR) New Frontier Research (NFR) Friday, October 23, 2020 5:00 pm PDT $25,000 - $150,000 for one year
Program for Breakthrough Biomedical Research (PBBR) Technologies, Methodologies and Cores (TMC) Friday, October 23, 2020 5:00 pm PDT $50,000 - $500,000 for one year in matching funds
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) Community Solutions for Health Equity LOI due October 7, 2020 (12:30 pm PT) (email intention to [email protected]) $300,000 over 3 years
Edward A. Dickson Emeritus Professorship Award The Dickson Emeritus Professorship Award Annually due in January $10,000
California Wellness Foundation California Wellness Foundation Grants List Ongoing Open-ended

 


Past Funding Opportunities
 

Funder

Mechanism

Due Date

Award Amount

National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) and Pfizer NCCN Pfizer Biosimilars LOI due September 9, 2020 at 11:59 pm ET $1.5 Million USD is available for award
Burroughs Wellcome Fund Career Awards for Medical Scientists (CAMS) Deadline is October 1, 2020, Noon PST
(email intention to [email protected])
$700,000 over five years
XPrize XPRIZE Rapid Covid Testing August 31, 2020 18:59:59 UTC See mechanism for details
UCSF Health Hub UCSF Digital Health Awards 2020 August 3, 2020 See mechanism for details
Shurl and Kay Curci Foundation (SKCF) in partnership with the Innovative Genomics Institute (IGI) SKCF Faculty Scholar Award July 10, 2020, 11:59 pm $179K over two years
Sanofi Sanofi Innovation Awards (iAwards) To apply submit your completed materials to UCSF Innovation Ventures by June 3, 2020 for an internal review via https://airtable.com/shrTSRQy0BAOduZqz. $125,000 for 12 months
National Comprehensive Cancer Network NCCN Pfizer Axitinib Request for Proposals (RFP) August 12, 2020 11:59 pm (Eastern) See RFP for funding tiers
Benioff Center for Microbiome Medicine Microbiome Research Program June 5, 2020 Trainee Pilot Award - up to $10,000 for 1 year
Faculty Pilot Award - up to $150,000 over 2 years
Weill Neurohub Investigator Program September 1, 2020 up to $1M of funding over two years
Weill Neurohub Next Great Ideas Fund September 1, 2020 up to $250k of funding over up to three years
Mark Foundation for Cancer Research The Mark Foundation Emerging Leader Award Deadline for LOIs has been extended to June 4, 2020 $250,000 per year for three years
The Donaghue Foundation Greater Value Portfolio grant program May 11, 2020 (email intention to [email protected]) $400,000 per award
HARC Center HARC Center Collaborative Opportunity Fund Deadline May 30, 2020, 5:00 pm (Pacific) Up to $120,000
Merck Research Labs MRL SEEDS Program RFP
MRL SEEDS Pre-Proposal
Pre-proposal due May 15, 2020
If you have interest in pursuing this initiative, we encourage you to reach out to Peter Kotsonis ([email protected]) in Innovation Ventures
Up to $125,000
Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation Development of Clinical Quality Measures to Improve Diagnosis Deadline is May 4, 2020, 23:59 PST
(email intention to [email protected])
$500,000
University of California UC Multicampus Research Program and Initiatives (Award Year 2021) LOI due April 22, 2020 12 noon pacific
Invited full proposals due 8/6/20 12 noon pacific
up to $150,000
Emergent Ventures Fast Grants for COVID-19 on-going $10,000 to $500,000 awarded within 48 hours
The Harrington Discovery Institute at University Hospitals in Cleveland, Ohio Harrington Scholar Award for Coronavirus April 30, 2020 at 5:00 pm (Eastern) $150,000 guaranteed (up to $1,000,000 in charitable support)
GlaxoSmithKline plc (GSK) Laboratory for Genomics Research (LGR) April 17, 2020 $100,000
Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) and the University of Southern California (USC) The West Coast Consortium for Technology & Innovation in Pediatrics submit a letter of intent by May 1, 2020 $25,000-$50,000
UCOP Emergency COVID-19 Research Seed Funding Applications will be accepted starting today (April 6, 2020) and continuously until available funds are expended Maximum of $25,000 direct costs and 6 months duration
C3.ai Digital Transformation Institute (C3.ai DTI) Mitigation of COVID-19 and Future Pandemics May 1, 2020 $100,000 - $500,000
Amazon Web Services (AWS) AWS Diagnostic Development Initiative (DDI) Please contact Ryan Hunt ([email protected]) and/or express your interest using the following form: https://app.smartsheet.com/b/form/5f96b414906f4676935dbb3c5e31eae5 AWS Credits (see mechanism for more details)
DARPA DoD DARPA-SBIR/STTR: Rapid, flexible manufacturing of DNA molecules for synthetic biology and therapeutic applications

2:00 pm ET, April 20, 2020

Phase I proposals  up to $225,000 for a 12-month. DP2 up to $1,750,000. This includes a 24-month base period not to exceed a cost of $1,000,000 and a 12-month option period not to exceed a cost of $500,000.
2020 HARRINGTON/ADDF SCHOLAR AWARD (partner with Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation) Harrington/ADDF Grant LOI due May 18, 2020; full applications due August 10 for those invited to submit Up to $600,000 for two years
2021 HARRINGTON SCHOLAR-INNOVATOR AWARD – DEADLINE EXTENDED! Harrington Discovery Grant LOI due April 10, 2010; Full applications due May 22 for those invited to submit. $100,000 guaranteed; opportunity to qualify up to $700,000

NIH/National Institute of General Medical Sciences

Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Availability of Administrative Supplements for Equipment Purchases for NIGMS Awardees

First Available Due Date: March 30, 2020
Expiration Date: June 01, 2020


Up to $250,000
Whitehall Foundation Bioscience Research Projects April 15, 2020 (email intention to [email protected]) $225,000 over three years
Muscular Dystrophy Association Infrastructure Grants April 1, 2020 (email intention to [email protected]) $300,000 over one to three years
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Broad Agency Announcement Applied Research to Address The Coronavirus (COVID-19) Emerging Public Health Emergency on-going See announcement for details
NIH/NIAID NIGMS 2019 novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Notice of Special Interest Rolling basis from 2/6/20 through 2/6/21 Please see Notice of Special Interest for details
NSF Rapid Response Research 2019 novel Coronavirus (2019 -nCoV) Research Funding on-going up to $200,000 for one year
UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center Bakar Precision Medicine Building (Philanthropic Gift) RFA March 9, 2020 2:00 pm PT Up to $200,000 over a 1 - 2 year period
Rita & Alex Hillman Foundation 2020 Hillman Innovations in Care Program March 2, 2020 (email intention to [email protected]) Two grants up to $600,000 each
LIVESTRONG Foundation LIVESTRONG Solution Grants LOI February 21, 2020 (email intention to [email protected])

grants of up to $20,000 through its Acceleration Grants program

grants of up to $100,000 through its Transformation Grants program

Center for Aging in Diverse Communities RFA for 2020 Pilot Funding March 11, 2020 5:00 pm PT  
PhRMA Foundation Research Starter February 1, 2020 8:59 pm PT
(email intention to [email protected])
$100,000
Jane Coffin Childs Memorial Fund for Medical Research Postdoctoral Fellowship February 1, 2020 2 pm PT
(email intention to [email protected])
$162,000 (three years)
Doris Duke Charitable Foundation Physician Scientist Award January 7, 2020 12 pm PT
(email intention to [email protected])
$100,000 for annual direct costs plus $10,000 (10%) for annual indirect costs for two years, totaling $220,000
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Aligning Systems for Health Brief proposal deadline November 22, 2019 12 pm PT (email intention to [email protected]) Up to $400,000 for 24 months
Merck SEEDS Program

Merck Research Laboratories Pre-Proposal
Merck Research Laboratories RFP

December 2, 2019 (Pre-proposal due) $125,000 for one year
UC OptumLabs 2020 UC Research in OptumLabs Data Warehouse Call for Proposals January 16, 2020 at 12:00 pm See CFP
Benioff Initiative for Prostrate Cancer Research Award in Basic Science BIPCR RFA November 29, 2019 5:00 pm $75,000 - $150,000 one year
Chan Zuckerberg Initiative (CZI) CZI Neurodegeneration Challenge Network (NDCN) Collaborative Pairs Pilot Project January 14, 2020 5 pm (Pacific) $150,000 per pair
Human Vaccines Project and the Michelson Medical Research Foundation The Michelson Prizes October 31, 2019 $150,000
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Advancing Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion in Policy and Law Research program LOI deadline October 2, 2019 12 pm PT
(email intention to [email protected])
Up to $250,000
Burroughs Wellcome Fund Career Awards for Medical Scientists Application deadline October 1, 2019 12 pm PT
(email intention to [email protected])
$700,000 over five years
Program for Breakthrough Biomedical Research (PBBR) New Frontier Research (NFR) October 16, 2019 5:00 pm PDT $25,000 - $150,000 for one year
Program for Breakthrough Biomedical Research (PBBR) Technologies, Methodologies & Cores (TMC) October 16, 2019 5:00 pm PDT $50,000 - $500,000 for one year in matching funds
UCSF Helen Diller Comprehensive Cancer Center Cancer Early Detection/Interception/Prevention RFA September 20, 2019 at 2:00 pm $200,000 for one to two years
Genentech Health Equity Innovations Fund September 15, 2019
(email intention to [email protected])
Various
Lasker Scholar/NIH Lasker Clinical Research Scholars August 30, 2019 Up to $499,000 a year
Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation Fellowship Award August 15, 2019 (email intention to [email protected]) $223,000 over four years
UCSF Brain Tumor Spore Developmental Research Program Awards August 9, 2019 $45,000 for a 12 month period
The Arnold and Mabel Beckman Foundation Beckman Young Investigators August 9, 2019 at 5:00 pm PST (email intention to [email protected]) $600,000 over 4 years
Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation Diagnostic Excellence Initiative August 2, 2019 $250,000 to $500,000 over 12 - 18 months
Sanofi iAwards 2020 Sanofi iAwards Pre-proposals due July 1, 2019 $125,000 for 12 months
Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation Damon Runyon-Rachleff Innovation Award July 1, 2019 1 pm Pacific time (email intention to [email protected]) Stage 1 award will be for two years, $200,000 per year ($400,000 total)
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Understanding and Supporting Anchor Businesses to Build a Culture of Health

June 12, 2019 (3 p.m. ET) Deadline for receipt of
full proposals

$250,000 to accommodate studies up to 18 months
Vilcek Foundation 2020 Vilcek Prizes for Creative Promise in Biomedical Science June 10, 2019 $50,000.00
Nutrition Obesity Research Center at UCSF Request for Applications (RFA) for Pilot and Feasibility Grants June 8, 2019 at 12:00 midnight PDT $50,000
UCSF Wolfe Meningioma Program Project Award UCSF Wolfe Meningioma Program Project Award RFP June 7, 2019 $45,000
Raymond and Beverly Sackler Center for Biomedical, Physical and Engineering Sciences UCB-UCSF Faculty Collaboration Program 2019 May 31, 2019 $45,000
UC-National Laboratory In-Residence Graduate Fellowship 2020 Lab Fee NLGF May 30, 2019 12:00 noon PT LOI Due $60,000 for two years with possibility of an extension for a third year
UC Multicampus-National Lab Collaborative Research and Training (UC-NL CRT) Awards 2020 Lab Fee CRT May 30, 2019 12:00 noon PT LOI Due Total for all awards $18 - $20 million over 3 years)
Center for Disruptive Musculoskeletal Innovations (CDMI) CDMI RFP 2019 May 20, 2019 (2 -3 sentences descriptions) $40,000
Innovative Genomics Institute The Shurl & Kay Curci Foundation (SKCF) Faculty Scholars Program March 1 - April 30, 2019 $179,000 over two years
2020 Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences Life Sciences Break Through Prize April 1, 2019 at 12:00 midnight PDT (email intention to [email protected]) $3,000,000.00
NIDDK-funded Health Delivery System Centers for Diabetes Translational Research (HDS-CDTR) HDS-CDTR Request for Proposals 2019 April 15, 2019 $40,000.00
UCSF Academic Senate UCSF Senate's Chancellor's Funds Now through mid-March 2019 Varies
UC Davis California National Primate Research Center 2019 Call for Pilot Project Aging Research Initiative LOI due February 22, 2019 Varies
The Esther A. & Joseph Klingenstein Fund Klingenstein-Simons Fellowship Awards in Neuroscience February 15, 2019 at 8:59 pm PST (email intention to [email protected]) $225,000 payable over 3 years
UCOP UC Cancer Research Coordinating Committee (UC CRCC) Proposals for Award Year 2020 Required LOI: January 24, 2019 12:00 pm PT; Full proposals due April 4, 2019 $75,000 Maximum Request
PhRMA Foundation Health Outcomes February 1, 2019 (email intention to [email protected]) $100,000 for one year
L'Oreal USA 2019 Women in Science Fellowship Program February 1, 2019 $60,000
California InstituTe for Regenerative Medicine (CIRM) and UCSF Alpha Stem Cell Clinic 2019 ASCC Fellowship February 1, 2019

$75,000 toward salary
$5,000 for tuition & fees
$2,000 travel to related scientific
conference

Arthritis National Research Foundation RFA 2019-2020 Research Grant Program January 18, 2019 5:00 pm Pacific Various (see website)
University of California 2019 UC Valley Fever Research Funding Opportunity LOI due: 1/10/19 at 12 PM Pacific Time
Invited full proposals due 2/28/19 at 12 PM Pacific Time
$3,000,000
American Society for Clinical Investigation 2019 Seldin~Smith Award October 29, 2018 $30,000
Michelson Prizes/Human Vaccines Project Michelson Prizes October 29, 2018 $150,000 (three prizes - see website for details)
The Helmsley Trust and Chan Zuckerberg Initiative Gut Cell Atlas Application due November 13, 2018, 5:00 pm Pacific Time (email intention to [email protected]) $250,000 - $1,000,000 annually for up to three years
Gates Foundation Grand Challenges November 14, 2018, 11:30 am PST
(email intention to [email protected])
Initial grants are for $100,000 and successful projects are eligible to receive follow-on funding of up to USD $1 million
Doris Duke Charitable Foundation Clinical Scientist Development Award Pre-proposal deadline:November 28, 2018, noon, PT. (email intention to [email protected]) Up to $495,000 each award over three years; approximately 17 grants will be awarded
The Shaw Prize Shaw Prize in Life Science and Medicine November 30, 2018 $1,200,000
The Kavli Prize The Kavli Prize December 2018 (nomination by committee) $1,000,000
Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation Physician Scientist Award Application deadline: Monday, December 3, 2018, 1 pm PT. (email intention to [email protected]) $460,000 over four years
McGovern Institute for Brain Research at MIT Scolnick Prize in Neuroscience December 15, 2018 $150,000
Rita Allen Foundation and the American Pain Society Award in Pain Application due December 17, 2018, 8:59 pm Pacific Time (email intention to [email protected]) $150,000 over three years
Cystic Fibrosis Research Pilot Projects Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Research Development Program (RDP) and NIH/NIDDK P30 Cystic Fibrosis Research and Translational Core Center LOI due 10/15/18
(for questions please contact: [email protected])
$50,000 - $60,000 per year over 2 years
Pancreatic Cancer Action Network Catalyst Grant Catalyst Grant Application Deadline December 7, 2018
9 am PT (email intention to [email protected])
$500,000 over three years
Johnson & Johnson Innovation Award Program for Neuroscience Johnson & Johnson Innovation Award Program for Neuroscience August 15, 2018
(questions contact [email protected])
TBD
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Systems for Action Application Deadline September 12, 2018
12 pm PST (email intention to [email protected])
Up to $250,000 over four years
Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation Diagnostics Accelerator Application Deadline September 14, 2018
2 pm PST (email intention to [email protected])
Proof-of-principle awards up to $500,000
William T. Grant Foundation Institutional Challenge Grant Application Deadline September 7, 2018
12 pm PST (email intention to [email protected])
up to $650,000 over 3 years
Burroughs Wellcome Fund Career Awards for Medical Scientists Application Deadline October 1, 2018
1 pm PDT (email intention to [email protected])
$700,000 over five years
Burroughs Wellcome Fund Career Awards at the Scientific Interface Application Deadline September 5, 2018
1 pm PDT (email intention to [email protected])
$500,000 over five years
California Initiative to Advance Precision Medicine (CIAPM) CIAPM Request for Proposals 2018 LOI July 27, 2018 For 2-4 projects, approximately $1.8 million to $3.5 million total per project
PhRMA Foundation 2019 Award - Informatics Informatics Awards September 1, 2018 at 11:59 pm EDT $20,000 per year up to two years
PhRMA Foundation 2019 Award - Pharmaceutics Pharmaceutics Awards September 1, 2018 at 11:59 pm EDT $20,000 in stipend support per year for up to two years
PhRMA Foundation 2019 Award - Pharmacology/Toxicology Pharmacology/Toxicology Awards September 1, 2018 at 11:50 pm EDT $20,000 per year up to two years
Robert L. Fine Cancer Research Foundation Robert L. Fine Cancer Research Foundation Application August 31, 2018 $250,000 over a two year period
Elton John AIDS Foundation 2018 RFP Annual Open RFP LOI: 6/30/2018
Invited full proposals:Due August 2018 (TBD)
$20,000 to $100,000 for first year
Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation Innovation Award LOI due July 6, 2018 1 PM PDT
([email protected])
$300,000 over 2 years
C-DOCTOR Summer 2018 ITP Team Award C-DOCTOR RFP July 31, 2018 (2 page pre-proposal due 5:00 pm PDT) Up to $150,000 over 1 year
Arnold and Mabel Beckman Foundation Beckman Young Investigators LOI Opens 5/15/2018
Due August 6, 2018
 ~ $600,000 over 4 years
 
The Mark Foundation's Emerging Leader Awards Emerging Leaders Award LOI: 6/4/18 at 5:00 pm Eastern $750,000 over 3 years
2019 UC Multicampus Research Program and Initiative  ucop.edu 2019 MRPI_RFP

LOI: 05/24/18 at noon Pacific Time

Due: 08/02/2018 at noon Pacific Time
$8 million in total available funding across all awards and award types for the two-year period
Rosenman Institute 2018 Rosenman Innovation Award 04/19/2018 Total value of the two awards is estimated at $50,000
UC CAI University of California Center for Accelerated Innovation UC CAI NHLBI Technology Development Award 03/23/2018 Pre-Application due
04/30/2018 Full Application
See website for ALL Submission dates
Up to $200,000
Partnership for Clean Competition Funding Opportunity cleancompetition.org Pre-app: 03/01; 07/01, 11/01
Full app: 04/01; 08/01, 12/01
$10K to more than $400K