Active NIMHD Funding Opportunities

NIH Parent Program Announcements (PAs) - Check this site for current announcements. NIMHD participates in many but not all NIH parent PAs:
  • Research Project grants: R01, R21, R03, R15, R41/R42 (STTR), R43/R44 (SBIR), R13
  • Career Development Awards: K01, K08, K23, K99/R00
  • Individual Fellowships: F30, F31, F32
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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
Mechanisms of Disparities in Etiology and Outcomes of Lung Cancer in the U.S.: The Role of Risk and Protective Factors (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) R01 PAR-19-018 10-05-18 03-05-21 Dr. Rina Das
Mechanisms of Disparities in Etiology and Outcomes of Lung Cancer in the U.S.: The Role of Risk and Protective Factors (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) R21 PAR-19-019 10-05-18 03-05-21 Dr. Rina Das
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
Short-term Mentored Career Enhancement Awards in Mobile and Wireless Health Technology and Data Analytics: Cross-Training at the intersection of Behavioral and Social Sciences and STEM Disciplines (K18 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed) K18 PAR-18-881 07-31-18 07-13-20 Dr. Meryl Sufian
Short-term Mentored Career Enhancement Awards in Mobile and Wireless Health Technology and Data Analytics: Cross-Training at the intersection of Behavioral and Social Sciences and STEM Disciplines (K18 Independent Clinical Trial Required) K18 PAR-18-882 07-31-18 07-13-20 Dr. Meryl Sufian
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 06-28-20 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 06-28-20 Dr. Priscah Mujuru
Addressing the Challenges of the Opioid Epidemic in Minority Health and Health Disparities Research in the U.S. (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) R01 PAR-18-747 04-10-18 11-14-20 Dr. Andrew Louden
Dr. Benyam Hailu
Addressing the Challenges of the Opioid Epidemic in Minority Health and Health Disparities Research in the U.S. (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) R21 PAR-18-745 04-10-18 11-14-20 Dr. Andrew Louden
Dr. Benyam Hailu
Research on the Health of Transgender and Gender Nonconforming Populations (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) R01 PA-18-729 03-28-18 01-08-21 Dr. Jennifer Alvidrez
Research on the Health of Transgender and Gender Nonconforming Populations (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) R21 PA-18-728 03-28-18 01-08-21 Dr. Jennifer Alvidrez
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
Exploratory/Developmental Surgical Disparities Research R21 PAR-18-289 11-30-17 06-08-19 Dr. Benyam Hailu
Surgical Disparities Research R01 PAR-18-288 11-30-17 06-08-19 Dr. Benyam Hailu
Health Services Research on Minority Health and Health Disparities R01 PAR-18-286 11-29-17 04-12-19 Dr. Jennifer Alvidrez
Health Services Research on Minority Health and Health Disparities R21 PAR-18-287 11-29-17 04-12-19 Dr. Jennifer Alvidrez
Multidisciplinary Studies of HIV/AIDS and Aging R01 PAR-18-189 11-29-17 09-08-20 Dr. Rick Berzon
Multidisciplinary Studies of HIV/AIDS and Aging R21 PAR-18-190 11-29-17 09-08-20 Dr. Rick Berzon
Short-term Mentored Career Enhancement Awards for Mid-Career Investigators to Integrate Basic Behavioral and Social Sciences (No Independent Clinical Trials) K18 PAR-18-349 11-07-17 03-07-19 Dr. Courtney Aklin
Dr. Meryl Sufian
Mechanisms, Models, Measurement, & Management in Pain Research R01 PA-18-141 11-07-17 05-08-19 Dr. Jennifer Alvidrez
Mechanisms, Models, Measurement, & Management in Pain Research R21 PA-18-159 11-07-17 05-08-19 Dr. Jennifer Alvidrez
The Health of Sexual and Gender Minority (SGM) Populations R15 PA-18-210 11-06-17 09-08-18 Dr. Jennifer Alvidrez
The Health of Sexual and Gender Minority (SGM) Populations R03 PA-18-054 11-06-17 09-08-18 Dr. Jennifer Alvidrez
The Health of Sexual and Gender Minority (SGM) Populations R01 PA-18-037 11-06-17 09-08-18 Dr. Jennifer Alvidrez
The Health of Sexual and Gender Minority (SGM) Populations R21 PA-18-040 11-06-17 09-08-18 Dr. Jennifer Alvidrez
Dissemination and Implementation Research in Health R01 PAR-18-007 11-03-17 05-08-19 Dr. Jennifer Alvidrez
Dissemination and Implementation Research in Health R21 PAR-18-017 11-03-17 05-08-19 Dr. Jennifer Alvidrez
Addressing Health Disparities through Effective Interventions Among Immigrant Populations R01 PA-18-284 11-01-17 01-08-20 Dr. Dottie Castille
Dr. Rina Das
Addressing Health Disparities through Effective Interventions Among Immigrant Populations R21 PA-18-285 11-01-17 01-08-20 Dr. Dottie Castille
Dr. Rina Das
Understanding Factors in Infancy and Early Childhood (Birth to 24 months) That Influence Obesity Development ( Clinical Trial Optional) R01 PA-18-032 11-01-17 05-18-19 Dr. Derrick Tabor
Simulation Modeling and Systems Science to Address Health Disparities R01 PAR-18-331 10-20-17 06-08-19 Dr. Andrew Louden
Testing Interventions for Health-Enhancing Physical Activity (Clinical Trial Optional) R01 PAR-18-324 10-17-17 01-08-21 Dr. Nancy Jones
Intervention Research to Improve Native American Health R01 PAR-17-496 09-29-17 05-15-20 Dr. Dottie Castille
Research to Improve Native American Health R21 PAR-17-464 09-29-17 05-15-20 Dr. Dottie Castille
Short-term Mentored Career Enhancement Awards for Mid-Career Investigators to Integrate Basic Behavioral and Social Sciences (Clinical Trial Required) K18 PAR-17-486 09-19-17 12-07-19 Dr. Courtney Aklin
Dr. Meryl Sufian
Collaborative Minority Health and Health Disparities Research with Tribal Epidemiology Centers (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) R01 PAR-17-484 09-13-17 12-05-19 Dr. Jennifer Alvidrez
Dr. Dottie Castille
Collaborative Minority Health and Health Disparities Research with Tribal Epidemiology Centers (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) R21 PAR-17-483 09-13-17 12-05-19 Dr. Jennifer Alvidrez
Dr. Dottie Castille
Research on the Health of Transgender and Gender Nonconforming Populations R01 PA-17-478 09-08-17 09-08-20 Dr. Jennifer Alvidrez
Research on the Health of Transgender and Gender Nonconforming Populations R21 PA-17-477 09-08-17 09-08-20 Dr. Jennifer Alvidrez
Clinical and Epidemiological Research on Chronic Disease in the Caribbean R01 PAR-17-470 08-25-17 11-16-19 Dr. Jennifer Alvidrez
Ethical, Legal, and Social Implications (ELSI) of Genomics Research Project Grant Program R01 PA-17-444 08-01-17 09-08-20 Dr. Nancy Jones
Ethical, Legal, and Social Implications (ELSI) of Genomics Exploratory/Developmental Research Grant Program R21 PA-17-446 08-01-17 09-08-20 Dr. Nancy Jones
Advancing the Science of Geriatric Palliative Care R01 PAR-18-502 03-20-17 05-08-20 Dr. Adelaida Rosario
Advancing the Science of Geriatric Palliative Care R21 PAR-18-503 03-20-17 05-08-20 Dr. Adelaida Rosario
Mechanisms of Disparities in Chronic Liver Diseases and Cancer R01 PAR-17-151 02-02-17 04-05-19 Dr. Rina Das
Mechanisms of Disparities in Chronic Liver Diseases and Cancer R21 PAR-17-150 02-02-17 04-05-19 Dr. Rina Das
Addressing the Etiology of Health Disparities and Health Advantages Among Immigrant Populations R01 PA-17-041 11-01-16 01-08-20 Dr. Rina Das
Dr. Dottie Castille
Addressing the Etiology of Health Disparities and Health Advantages Among Immigrant Populations R21 PA-17-042 11-01-16 01-08-20 Dr. Rina Das
Dr. Dottie Castille
Social Epigenomics Research Focused on Minority Health and Health Disparities R01 PAR-16-355 07-07-16 11-16-18 Dr. Rina Das
Social Epigenomics Research Focused on Minority Health and Health Disparities R21 PAR-16-356 07-07-16 11-16-18 Dr. Rina Das
Serious Adverse Drug Reaction Research R01 PAR-16-275 05-19-16 09-08-19 Dr. Nishadi Rajapakse
Serious Adverse Drug Reaction Research R21 PAR-16-274 05-19-16 09-08-19 Dr. Nishadi Rajapakse
Mechanisms and Consequences of Sleep Disparities in the U.S. R01 PAR-17-234 03-29-16 07-12-19 Dr. Rina Das
Dr. Nancy Jones
Mechanisms and Consequences of Sleep Disparities in the U.S. R21 PAR-17-235 03-29-16 07-12-19 Dr. Rina Das
Dr. Nancy Jones


Requests for Applications (RFA) Activity Code NIH Guide Number Released Expires Contact
Improving Smoking Cessation Interventions among People Living with HIV (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
R01 RFA-CA-18-027 08-24-18 01-09-19 Dr. Rick Berzon
Research Centers in Minority Institutions (RCMI) (U54 Clinical Trials Optional)
U54 RFA-MD-18-012 09-20-18 11-22-18 Dr. Derrick Tabor
Limited Competition: RCMI Research Coordination Network (RRCN) (U54 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
U54 RFA-MD-18-011 08-17-18 10-19-18 Dr. Michael Sayre
NIMHD Minority Health and Health Disparities Research Training (MHRT) Program (T37)
T37 RFA-MD-18-007 08-08-18 10-24-18 Dr. Rick Berzon
Dr. Priscah Mujuru