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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American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)

Posted: August 27, 2021

Lustgarten Foundation-AACR Career Development Award (minority pancreatic cancer researchers)

Recipient citizenship:

Global

Host location:

Global

Letter of intent due:

October 18, 2021

Full application due:

January 24, 2022

American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)

Posted: August 26, 2021

Lustgarten Foundation-AACR Career Development Award (female pancreatic cancer researchers)

Recipient citizenship:

Global

Host location:

Global

Letter of intent due:

October 18, 2021

Full application due:

January 24, 2022

Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research (FAER)

Posted: August 20, 2021

Transition to Independence Grant (US anesthesiology)

Discipline:

Anesthesiology

Recipient citizenship:

Global

Host location:

USA

Rolling submissions

American Thoracic Society (ATS)

Posted: August 6, 2021

Nursing Research Grant (pulmonary, critical care, and sleep medicine)

Recipient citizenship:

Global

Host location:

Global

Letter of intent due:

September 14, 2021

Full application due:

January 11, 2022

American Thoracic Society (ATS)

Posted: August 4, 2021

Unrestricted Grants (pulmonary, critical care, and sleep medicine)

Recipient citizenship:

Global

Host location:

Global

Letter of intent due:

September 14, 2021

Full application due:

January 11, 2022

American Thoracic Society (ATS)

Posted: August 2, 2021

Diversity Grant (pulmonary, critical care, and sleep medicine)

Recipient citizenship:

Global

Host location:

Global

Letter of intent due:

September 14, 2021

Full application due:

January 11, 2022

The Camille & Henry Dreyfus Foundation

Posted: July 19, 2021

Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Awards Program (chemistry research USA)

Recipient citizenship:

Global

Host location:

USA

Full application due:

February 2, 2022

American Psychological Foundation (APF)

Posted: July 14, 2021

F.J. McGuigan Early Career Investigator Research Grant on Understanding the Human Mind

Discipline:

Psychology

Recipient citizenship:

Global

Host location:

Canada, USA

Full application due:

March 1, 2022

American Heart Association (AHA)

Posted: June 9, 2021

Career Development Award (US cardiovascular researchers)

Recipient citizenship:

Global

Host location:

USA

Full application due:

December 6, 2021

British Heart Foundation

Posted: June 1, 2021

Intermediate Basic Science Research Fellowships (UK cardiovascular research)

Recipient citizenship:

Global

Host location:

United Kingdom

Rolling submissions