Limited Submission Funding Opportunity: Keck Foundation Research Program

May 11th, 2021

INTERNAL MATERIALS DEADLINE: June 7, 2021. The research program focuses on Basic Science that produces scientific breakthroughs and paradigm shifting work. They fund projects in two specific areas: medical research and science & engineering. Funded projects will be distinctive and novel in their approach, question the prevailing paradigm, have the potential to break open new territory in their field, or create an entirely new area of study. More

Limited Submission Funding Opportunity: 1907 Trailblazer Award

May 10th, 2021

INTERNAL MATERIALS DEADLINES: May 26, 2021. The program supports high-impact, step-change approaches to research in the brain and mind sciences for mental health. In addition to supporting a specific research project, the award intends to increase the size of the talent pool of early career investigators researching causes & cures for mental illness. More

Returning to Campus: Information for BU Researchers

May 7th, 2021

TO: Boston University Faculty FROM: Gloria Waters, Vice President and Associate Provost for Research DATE: May 7, 2021 SUBJECT: Returning to Campus: Information for BU Researchers In his May 6 letter to the BU community, President Brown shared that the University would begin repopulating our campuses with "the goal of achieving 50 percent staffing levels by June 14, More

Call for Proposals: 2021 Pfizer CTI

May 4th, 2021

We are pleased to announce a call for proposals for Pfizer’s Centers for Therapeutic Innovation (CTI) program for collaborative development of novel biotherapeutics. Deadline: June 28, 2021 Areas of Interest and Targets/Pathways of Focus: Oncology: Targeting tumor cells, immuno-oncology, and cancer neo-epitopes that could be leveraged in cancer vaccines  Internal Medicine: Obesity/cachexia, More

Research Revealed: Early Career Funding Roadmaps

April 30th, 2021

April 2021 | Information & Support for the BU Research Community Insider Insights EARLY CAREER FUNDING Mapping Your Research Path Are you a rising investigator interested in attracting federal and foundation support for your research? Learn more about the customized support BU offers for identifying and securing external funding in this popular webinar recording. Plus: Advice... More

Limited Submission Funding Opportunity: NIMHD Centers for Multiple Chronic Diseases Associated with Health Disparities: Prevention, Treatment, and Management (P50 Clinical Trial Required)

April 27th, 2021

INTERNAL MATERIALS DEADLINE: May 14, 2021. As the Nation’s steward of biomedical and behavioral research, NIH has devoted considerable resources to characterize the root causes of health disparities, uncovering complex webs of interconnected factors (e.g., behavioral, biological, social, environmental, system and policy factors) acting at multiple levels across the life course. More

Limited Submission Funding Opportunity: NIMHD Multiple Chronic Disease Disparities Research Coordinating Center (RCC) (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)

April 27th, 2021

INTERNAL MATERIALS DEADLINE: May 14, 2021. NIMHD invites applications from eligible institutions to establish a Research Coordinating Center (RCC) to support NIMHD P50 comprehensive research centers on prevention, treatment, and management of comorbid chronic diseases associated with health disparities authorized in Public Law 116-260, the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021. More

Limited Submission Funding Opportunity: DOE Advanced Scientific Computing Research (ASCR)

April 27th, 2021

INTERNAL MATERIALS DEADLINE: May 3, 2021. The DOE SC program in Advanced Scientific Computing Research (ASCR) hereby announces its interest in research applications to explore potentially high-impact approaches in the development and use of data reduction techniques and algorithms to facilitate more efficient analysis and use of massive data sets produced by observations, experiments and simulation. More

Limited Submission Funding Opportunity: Breast Cancer Alliance Young Investigator Grants Program

April 22nd, 2021

INTERNAL MATERIALS DEADLINE: May 21, 2021. To encourage a commitment to breast cancer research, Breast Cancer Alliance invites clinical doctors and research scientists, including post docs, whose primary focus is breast cancer and who are in the early stages of their careers, to apply for funding for the Young Investigator Grant. This is a two-year grant for a total of $125,000, with half the grant award being paid out each year. More