November 2019 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 November 2019 FFO lists over 100 funding opportunities for research, evaluation, and dissemination, including three highlighted funding opportunities.

(1) CDC: Preventing Violence and Violence Related Injury. A funding opportunity to support research that will help expand and advance our understanding about what works to prevent violence that impacts children and youth, collectively referred to as Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs), including child abuse and neglect, teen dating violence, sexual violence, youth violence, youth/parent suicidal behavior, and exposure to adult intimate partner violence. Applications are due by February 4, 2020.

(2) NICHD: Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Research Centers 2020. This FOA invites applications for research center grants designed to advance the diagnosis, prevention, treatment, and amelioration of intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD). Applications are due by January 15, 2020.

(3) NIH: BRAIN Initiative Advanced Postdoctoral Career Transition Award to Promote Diversity. A funding opportunity to enhance workforce diversity in the neuroscience workforce and maintain a strong cohort of new and talented, NIH-supported, independent investigators from diverse backgrounds in BRAIN Initiative research areas. RFA-NS-19-043; RFA-NS-19-044. Applications are due by February 10, 2020.