November 2021 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.

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The November 2021 FFO lists over 100 funding opportunities for research, evaluation, and dissemination, including multiple highlighted funding opportunities.

(1) Cooperative Agreement to Promote Health Equity in K-12 Education: A Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) funding opportunity to improve the health and well-being of children, adolescents, and school staff in underserved and disproportionately affected communities. Applications are due by January 10, 2022.

(2) Grant to Study Preterm Infants’ Nutritional Needs: A Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) funding opportunity to address priority gaps in understanding the role of nutrition in the care and development of preterm infants. Applications are due by March 30, 2022.

(3) Grant to Promote Reproductive Health Among People with Disabilities: A National Institutes of Health (NIH) funding opportunity to address gaps in our understanding of best practices for promoting reproductive health across the transition from adolescence to adulthood for persons with disabilities. Applications are due by March 30, 2022.

(4) Grant to Study the Effectiveness of Suicide Risk Reduction Interventions: A National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) funding opportunity to evaluate the preliminary effectiveness of therapeutic and service delivery interventions that utilize interpersonal treatment strategies to reduce risk among suicidal individuals following acute care. Applications are due by February 18, 2022.