November 2020 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 2020 FFO lists over 100 funding opportunities for research, evaluation, and dissemination, including multiple highlighted funding opportunities.

(1) Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) funding opportunity to understand the needs of emergency-affected and displaced populations by improving epidemiological methods, estimating morbidity and mortality of these populations during COVID-19, as well as understand the specific health sector needs of persons affected by humanitarian/public health emergencies and best practices for improving health outcomes. Applications are due by February 18, 2021.

(2) Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) funding opportunity to generate new knowledge through research or to develop methods, procedures, and rehabilitation technology that maximize the full inclusion and integration into society, employment, independent living, family support, and economic and social self-sufficiency of individuals with disabilities, especially individuals with the most severe disabilities. Applications are due by December 21, 2020. 

(3) National Institute of Drug Abuse (NIDA) funding opportunity to support research that will elucidate neurobehavioral mechanisms underlying multimorbidities involving substance use disorders (SUD) and co-occurring psychiatric disorders in people living with HIV (PLWHIV). Applications are due by January 6, 2021.

(4) National Institutes of Health (NIH) funding opportunity to evaluate the effectiveness of service-ready tools and technologies that can be used to advance training, quality monitoring, and quality improvement efforts and ultimately improve the availability of evidence-based suicide prevention services. Applications are due by February 18, 2021.