Active NIMHD Funding Opportunities

Check NIH Parent Program Announcements (PAs) for current announcements. NIMHD participates in many but not all NIH parent PAs:
  • Research Project grants: R01, R41/R42 (STTR), R43/R44 (SBIR), R13
  • Career Development Awards: K01, K08, K23, K99/R00
  • Individual Fellowships: F30, F31, F32
NIH Application Guide
Application Standard Due Dates
Other/Targeted Program Announcements (PAs/PARs)
Requests for Applications (RFAs)

Expired Funding Opportunities

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Other/Targeted Program Announcements (PA/PAR) Activity Code NIH Guide Number Released Expires Contact
Firearm Injury and Mortality Prevention Research (R21/R33 Clinical Trial Optional) R21/R33 PAR-21-191 03-05-21 05-01-21 Dr. Jennifer Alvidrez
Firearm Injury and Mortality Prevention Research (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) R01 PAR-21-192 03-05-21 05-01-21 Dr. Jennifer Alvidrez
Research on Biopsychosocial Factors of Social Connectedness and Isolation on Health, Wellbeing, Illness, and Recovery (R01 Basic Experimental Studies with Humans Required) R01 PAR-21-144 02-01-21 03-18-21 Dr. Nadra Tyus
Research on Biopsychosocial Factors of Social Connectedness and Isolation on Health, Wellbeing, Illness, and Recovery (R01 Clinical Trials Not Allowed) R01 PAR-21-145 02-01-21 03-18-21 Dr. Nadra Tyus
Music and Health: Understanding And Developing Music Medicine (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) R01 PAR-21-100 12-23-20 02-06-23 Dr. Priscah Mujuru
Addressing Health Disparities Among Immigrant Populations through Effective Interventions (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) R01 PAR-21-081 11-17-20 01-08-23 Dr. Rina Das
Dr. Dottie Castille
Dr. Deborah Linares
Dr. Rada Dagher
Addressing the Etiology of Health Disparities and Health Advantages Among Immigrant Populations (R01 Clinical trial not allowed) R01 PAR-21-080 11-17-20 01-08-23 Dr. Rina Das
Dr. Dottie Castille
Dr. Deborah Linares
Dr. Rada Dagher
Health Services Research on Minority Health and Health Disparities (R01- Clinical Trial Optional) R01 PAR-20-310 09-30-20 03-28-23 Dr. Rada Dagher
Tobacco Control Policies to Promote Health Equity (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) R01 PAR-20-302 09-04-20 09-08-23 Dr. Priscah Mujuru
Ethical, Legal and Social Implications (ELSI) Research (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) R01 PAR-20-254 07-28-20 07-20-23 Dr. Nancy Jones
Administrative Supplements for Research on Dietary Supplements (Admin Supp Clinical Trial Not Allowed] R01 PA-20-227 06-09-20 04-16-23 Dr. Derrick Tabor
Identifying Innovative Mechanisms or Interventions that Target Multimorbidity and Its Consequences (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) R01 PAR-20-180 04-30-20 09-08-23 Dr. Nathan Stinson
Long-Term Effects of Disasters on Health Care Systems Serving Health Disparity Populations (R01- Clinical Trial Optional) R01 PA-20-172 04-20-20 09-08-23 Dr. Larissa Avilés-Santa
Mechanisms and Consequences of Sleep Disparities in the U.S. (R01 - Clinical Trial Not Allowed) R01 PAR-20-164 04-03-20 07-15-22 Dr. Rina Das
NIMHD Exploratory/Developmental Research Grant Program (R21 - Clinical Trial Optional) R21 PAR-20-150 03-25-20 06-17-23 Scientific/Research Contact(s)
Native American Research Centers for Health (NARCH) (S06 Clinical Trials Optional) S06 PAR-20-125 03-05-20 07-21-21 Dr. Dottie Castille
Mechanisms of Disparities in Chronic Liver Diseases and Cancer (R01- Clinical Trial Not Allowed) R01 PAR-20-088 01-14-20 04-02-22 Dr. Rina Das
Mechanisms of Disparities in Chronic Liver Diseases and Cancer (R21- Clinical Trial Not Allowed) R21 PAR-20-081 01-14-20 04-02-22 Dr. Rina Das
Surgical Disparities Research (R01 - Clinical Trial Optional) R01 PAR-20-079 12-30-19 07-06-22 Dr. Benyam Hailu
Building Population Health Research Capacity in the U.S. Affiliated Pacific Islands (U24 – Clinical Trial Not Allowed) U24 PAR-20-048 11-07-19 07-16-22 Dr. Jennifer Alvidrez
Research on biopsychosocial factors of social connectedness and isolation on health, wellbeing, illness, and recovery (R01 Basic Experimental Studies with Humans Required) R01 PAR-19-384 09-18-19 03-18-21 Dr. Nadra Tyus
Research on biopsychosocial factors of social connectedness and isolation on health, wellbeing, illness, and recovery (R01 Clinical Trials Not Allowed) R01 PAR-19-373 09-18-19 03-18-21 Dr. Nadra Tyus
Social Epigenomics Research Focused on Minority Health and Health Disparities (R01-Clinical Trial Not Allowed) R01 PAR-19-372 09-10-19 11-09-22 Dr. Rina Das
Accelerating the Pace of Child Health Research Using Existing Data from the Adolescent Brain Cognitive Development (ABCD) Study (R01-Clinical Trial Not Allowed) R01 PAR-19-162 01-09-19 09-08-21 Dr. Beda Jean-Francois
Accelerating the Pace of Child Health Research Using Existing Data from the Adolescent Brain Cognitive Development (ABCD) Study (R21-Clinical Trial Not Allowed) R21 PAR-19-163 01-09-19 09-08-21 Dr. Beda Jean-Francois
Research Enhancement Award Program (REAP) for Health Professional Schools and Graduate Schools (R15 Clinical Trial Required) R15 PAR-19-135 12-21-18 01-08-22 Dr. Nadra Tyus
Research Enhancement Award Program (REAP) for Health Professional Schools and Graduate Schools (R15 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) R15 PAR-19-134 12-21-18 01-08-22 Dr. Nadra Tyus
Leveraging Health Information Technology (Health IT) to Address Minority Health and Health Disparities (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) R01 PAR-19-093 11-28-18 12-05-21 Dr. Beda Jean-Francois
Research on Current Topics in Alzheimer's Disease and Its Related Dementias (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) R01 PAR-19-070 11-16-18 11-13-21 Dr. Priscah Mujuru
Research on Current Topics in Alzheimer's Disease and Its Related Dementias (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) R21 PAR-19-071 11-16-18 11-13-21 Dr. Priscah Mujuru
Increasing Uptake of Evidence-Based Screening in Diverse Adult Populations (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) R01 PA-18-932 09-21-18 01-08-22 Dr. Rina Das
Biologic Factors Underlying Dental, Oral, and Craniofacial Health Disparities (R01 - Clinical Trial Not Allowed) R01 PAR-18-875 07-25-18 09-08-21 Dr. Michael Sayre
Biologic Factors Underlying Dental, Oral, and Craniofacial Health Disparities (R21 - Clinical Trial Not Allowed) R21 PAR-18-874 07-25-18 09-08-21 Dr. Michael Sayre
Diet and Physical Activity Assessment Methodology (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) R01 PAR-18-856 07-17-18 09-08-21 Dr. Priscah Mujuru
Diet and Physical Activity Assessment Methodology (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) R21 PAR-18-857 07-17-18 09-08-21 Dr. Priscah Mujuru
Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS): Population, Clinical and Applied Prevention Research (R01 - Clinical Trial Optional) R01 PAR-18-847 06-29-18 06-16-21 Dr. Priscah Mujuru
Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS): Population, Clinical and Applied Prevention Research (R21 - Clinical Trial Optional) R21 PAR-18-848 06-29-18 06-26-21 Dr. Priscah Mujuru
Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS): Population, Clinical and Applied Prevention Research (R01 - Clinical Trial Optional) R01 PAR-18-847 06-28-18 06-16-21 Dr. Priscah Mujuru
Improving Patient Adherence to Treatment and Prevention Regimens to Promote Health (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) R01 PA-18-722 03-28-18 05-08-21 Dr. Derrick Tabor
Improving Patient Adherence to Treatment and Prevention Regimens to Promote Health (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) R21 PA-18-723 03-28-18 05-08-21 Dr. Derrick Tabor


Requests for Applications (RFA) Activity Code NIH Guide Number Released Expires Contact
Understanding and Addressing the Impact of Structural Racism and Discrimination on Minority Health and Health Disparities (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) R01 RFA-MD-21-004 03-23-21 08-25-21 Dr. Jennifer Alvidrez
Innovations for Healthy Living - Improving Minority Health and Eliminating Health Disparities (R43/R44 - Clinical Trial Optional) R43/R44 RFA-MD-21-006 03-11-21 05-04-21 Dr. Rick Berzon Dr. Nathan Stinson Dr. Michael Sayre
Technologies for Improving Minority Health and Eliminating Health Disparities (R41/R42- Clinical Trial Optional) R41/R42 RFA-MD-21-005 03-11-21 05-04-21 Dr. Rick Berzon Dr. Nathan Stinson Dr. Michael Sayre
NIH Faculty Institutional Recruitment for Sustainable Transformation (FIRST) Program: FIRST Coordination and Evaluation Center (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) U24 RFA-RM-21-019 02-24-21 04-24-21 Dr. Rina Das
Early Intervention to Promote Cardiovascular Health of Mothers and Children (ENRICH) Multisite Clinical Centers (Collaborative UG3/UH3 Clinical Trial Required) UG3/UH3 RFA-HL-22-007 02-22-21 06-12-21 Dr. Priscah Mujuru
Early Intervention to Promote Cardiovascular Health of Mothers and Children (ENRICH) Multisite Resource and Coordinating Center (U24 Clinical Trial Required) U24 RFA-HL-22-008 02-22-21 06-12-21 Dr. Priscah Mujuru
HEAL Initiative: HEALthy Brain and Child Development Study (Collaborative U01- Clinical Trial Not Allowed) U01 RFA-DA-21-020 01-11-21 04-01-21 Dr. Benyam Hailu
HEAL Initiative: HEALthy Brain and Child Development Consortium Administrative Core (U24 - Clinical Trial Not Allowed) U24 RFA-DA-21-022 01-11-21 04-01-21 Dr. Benyam Hailu
HEAL Initiative: HEALthy Brain and Child Development Data Coordinating Center (U24) U24 RFA-DA-21-023 01-11-21 04-01-21 Dr. Benyam Hailu

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