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Category: Funding Opportunities

Center for Antiracist Research Request For Proposals

INTERNAL MATERIALS DEADLINE: April 12, 2021. The Boston University Center for Antiracist Research is calling for applications for our 2021 Research and Policy Teams Program (R&P Teams). Part of the core mission of the Center’s work is developing problem-centered and solution-oriented R&P Teams to exhaustively research and develop policy correctives for issues of critical racial inequity or injustice. We would like to invite researchers affiliated with Boston University to submit through our Request For Proposals.

Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research Global Scholars Program 2021

DEADLINE: May 10, 2021. Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research (NIBR) have invited Boston University to participate in their NIBR Global Scholars Program 2021. The program will provide BU faculty investigators with access to disease area drug-hunting and translational research expertise. Selected proposals, not funded by traditional grant support, will receive up to $1 million over three years.

Limited Submission Funding Opportunity: NLM Institutional Grants for Research Training in Biomedical Informatics and Data Science

INTERNAL MATERIALS DEADLINE: April 11, 2021. This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) invites training grant applications for support of predoctoral and postdoctoral training for research careers in biomedical informatics and data science. Applications may be for the creation of entirely new programs or for the renewal of existing NLM training programs.

Limited Submission Funding Opportunity: BRF 2022 Scientific Innovations Award

INTERNAL MATERIALS DEADLINE: April 30, 2021. The objective of the program is to support projects that may be too innovative and speculative for traditional funding sources but still have a high likelihood of producing important findings. It is expected that investigations supported by these grants will yield high impact findings and result in major grant applications and funding as well as significant publications in high impact journals.

Limited Submission Funding Opportunity: Charles H Hood Foundation 2020 Major Grants Initiative to Advance Child Health

INTERNAL MATERIALS DEADLINE: April 5th, 2021. This Award Program supports outstanding investigators conducting innovative and transformative research in Child and Adolescent Mental Health. The overall goal of the Program remains the funding of translational or clinical research that will improve child health, children’s clinical outcomes, or health care access, affordability, and quality.

Limited Submission Funding Opportunity: Pew Biomedical Scholars

INTERNAL MATERIALS DEADLINE: April 16, 2021. Based on their performance during their education and training, candidates should demonstrate outstanding promise as contributors in science relevant to human health. This program does not fund clinical trials research. Strong proposals will incorporate particularly creative and pioneering approaches to basic, translational, and applied biomedical research.