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COVID-19 Funding Opportunities

This list is updated weekly.

Federal Funding Opportunities
Agency Link Deadline
Dept. of Energy COVID-19 High Performance Computing Consortium: Invites researchers to submit COVID-19 related research proposals to the consortium, which will then be reviewed for matching with computing resources. Rolling
HHS Projects that will further enable the coordination and development of testing and associated products that meet the current and future needs, and the effective transition of technology into broad use without impediments. The primary areas of focus should specifically include (1) Scaling and Networking of Technologies, and (2) Testing Demonstrations & Technical Assistance. Forecasted.  Estimated application due date TBD based on public health emergency needs.
NIH/NIAID Rapid Investigation of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) and Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Rolling
NIH/NIAID Emergency Awards: Rapid Investigation of SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19 (R21, Clinical Trial Not Allowed) Rolling
NIH The goal of the National Institute of General Medical Sciences Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award Predoctoral Institutional Research Training Grant (T32) program is to develop a diverse pool of well-trained scientists available to address the Nation’s biomedical research agenda.  Proposals are due by standard tri-annual NIH dates.
NIH Investigator Initiated Extended Clinical Trial (R01 Clinical Trial Required) 1/14/2023
NIH Assay Development and Screening for Discovery of Chemical Probes, Drugs or Immunomodulators (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) (NIH) LOIs are due 30 days before standard tri-annual NIH due dates.
NIH NIDA Core Center of Excellence Grant Program (P30 Clinical Trial Optional) (NIH) LOIs are due by August 25, 2020; full proposals by September 25, 2020 (with similar due dates in 2021 and 2022).
Private Funding Opportunities
CETF Seeks research funding to find an existing drug or drug combination that, when given early, can reduce COVID-19 hospitalization and fatality rates by 75% or more Rolling
Cisco Supports research for detecting viral evolution, developing contact tracing, and other areas pertaining to COVID-19. Rolling
Mozilla To provide awards of up to $50,000 each to open source technology projects which are responding to the COVID-19 pandemic in some way Applications accepted on a rolling basis
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Pioneering Ideas: Exploring the Future to Build a Culture of Health Rolling
Social Science Research Council Just Tech Covid-19 Rapid-Response Grants: Seeks proposals from across the social sciences and related fields that address the risks, opportunities, and challenges posed by public health surveillance  Rolling
InfoEd SPIN has developed a specific search dedicated to COVID-19 opportunities:
SPIN Curated List of Funding Announcements for COVID-19 Research(link is external) 
A notice to the TCNJ community: visit the OGSR COVID-19 information and updates pageRead More