Grant opportunities for new principal investigators

Starting your own lab? How exciting! 

Check out these funding opportunities for new independent investigators.


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Novo Nordisk Foundation

Posted: October 19, 2021

Excellence Emerging Investigator Grant within Endocrinology and Metabolism – Nordic Region

Recipient citizenship:

Global

Host location:

Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden

Full application due:

January 13, 2022

The British Academy

Posted: October 19, 2021

BA / Wolfson Fellowships (UK humanities and social sciences)

Recipient citizenship:

Global

Host location:

United Kingdom

Full application due:

November 24, 2021

American Cancer Society

Posted: October 18, 2021

Clinician Scientist Development Grant (CSDG) for Cancer Research

Recipient citizenship:

USA

Host location:

USA

Full application due:

April 1, 2022

Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF)

Posted: October 14, 2021

RUNX1 Early Career Investigator Grant (pediatric leukemia)

Recipient citizenship:

Global

Host location:

Global

Full application due:

December 20, 2021

St. Baldrick’s Foundation

Posted: October 13, 2021

International Scholars (childhood cancer researchers)

Host location:

High Income Economies

Letter of intent due:

December 3, 2021

Full application due:

February 18, 2022

Misophonia Research Fund

Posted: October 12, 2021

General Grant Program (misophonia research)

Recipient citizenship:

Global

Host location:

Global

Letter of intent due:

December 10, 2021

Full application due:

March 11, 2022

St. Baldrick’s Foundation

Posted: October 11, 2021

Scholar (Career Development) Awards (US childhood cancers)

Recipient citizenship:

Global

Host location:

USA

Letter of intent due:

December 3, 2021

Full application due:

February 18, 2022

American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)

Posted: October 1, 2021

AACR-Conquer Cancer®, The ASCO Foundation Young Investigator Award For Translational Cancer Research

Recipient citizenship:

Global

Host location:

Global

Full application due:

November 9, 2021

American Epilepsy Society (AES)

Posted: September 30, 2021

Junior Investigator Research Awards (USA epilepsy)

Recipient citizenship:

Global

Host location:

USA

Full application due:

January 14, 2022

Diabetes UK

Posted: September 30, 2021

Diabetes UK Early-Career Small Grants

Recipient citizenship:

Global

Host location:

United Kingdom

Full application due:

December 1, 2021