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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Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

Posted: January 28, 2022

Clinical Research Scholars Program (CRSP) Award 2022 (cystic fibrosis USA)

Recipient citizenship:

Canada, USA

Host location:

Canada, USA

Letter of intent due:

March 10, 2022

Full application due:

June 1, 2022

Simons Foundation

Posted: January 17, 2022

Bridge to Independence Award (autism researchers in USA or Canada)

Recipient citizenship:

Global

Host location:

Canada, USA

Letter of intent due:

Full application due:

February 28, 2022

Leukemia Research Foundation

Posted: January 17, 2022

Hollis Brownstein Research Grants (blood cancer research)

Recipient citizenship:

Global

Host location:

Global

Letter of intent due:

February 4, 2022

Full application due:

April 4, 2022

Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)

Posted: January 13, 2022

Emmy Noether Programme (early career independent researchers in Germany)

Discipline:

All Disciplines

Recipient citizenship:

Global

Host location:

Germany

Letter of intent due:

Full application due:

American Society of Colon & Rectal Surgeons

Posted: January 11, 2022

Career Development Award (USA | Canada colorectal surgery)

Recipient citizenship:

Global

Host location:

Canada, USA

Full application due:

March 15, 2022

Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research (FAER)

Posted: January 10, 2022

Transition to Independence Grant (US anesthesiology)

Discipline:

Anesthesiology

Recipient citizenship:

Global

Host location:

USA

Letter of intent due:

Full application due:

Human Frontier Science Program (HFSP)

Posted: January 10, 2022

HPSP Research Grants (early career life scientists)

Recipient citizenship:

Global

Host location:

HFSP Member Country

Letter of intent due:

March 24, 2022

Full application due:

September 15, 2022

European Molecular Biology Organization (EMBO)

Posted: January 7, 2022

EMBO Installation Grants for Early-Career Researchers

Discipline:

Life Sciences

Recipient citizenship:

Global

Full application due:

April 15, 2022

American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)

Posted: January 5, 2022

AACR Gertrude B. Elion Cancer Research Award

Recipient citizenship:

Global

Host location:

Global

Full application due:

January 31, 2022

Conquer Cancer (The ASCO Foundation)

Posted: January 5, 2022

Conquer Cancer–Israel Cancer Research Fund Career Development Award

Discipline:

Oncology

Recipient citizenship:

Israel

Host location:

Israel

Full application due:

April 15, 2022