January 2022 U.S. Federal Funding Opportunities

U.S. Federal Funding Opportunities (FFO) is a monthly resource that summarizes awards, grants, and fellowship opportunities issued by the U.S. government related to research, evaluation and dissemination. These funding opportunities are relevant to the field of child development and, more broadly, behavioral and social science research.

Highlights -

The January 2022 FFO lists over 100 funding opportunities for research, evaluation, and dissemination, including multiple highlighted funding opportunities.

(1) Grant to Support Injury Research Data Linkage and Analysis: A Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) funding opportunity to support the use of data science techniques for new data linkage and analysis to understand risk and protective factors for one of the following two injury research topics: suicide attempts and/or intentional self-harm OR unintentional drowning deaths. Applications are due by March 8, 2022

(2) Grant to Support Education Policy and Practice Research Networks: A Department of Education (ED) funding opportunity to support research networks for researchers that are working on critical education policy and practice problems to: build new knowledge, share ideas, and strengthen research and dissemination capacity. Please note all applications must address the following topic: Leveraging Evidence to Accelerate Recovery Nationwide Network. Applications are due by March 10, 2022.  

(3) Grant to Study the Transition to Adulthood Among Individuals with Autism: A Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) funding opportunity to support research that advances the evidence base on the social determinants and risk factors associated with healthy life outcomes among adolescents and young adults with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) who are transitioning to adulthood. Applications are due by April 4, 2022. 

(4) Grant to Study Family Health and Well-Being: A National Institutes of Health (NIH) funding opportunity to advance the science of minority health and health disparities by supporting research on family health and well-being and resilience to promote equity. Applications are due by June 5, 2022.