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Beckman Young Investigators Program

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The BYI program is open to those within the first four years of a tenure-track position, or an equivalent independent research appointment, at a United States academic or non-profit institution that conducts research in chemical and life sciences.

Tenure-Track dates for the 2024 program must… 

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Projects proposed for the BYI program should be truly innovative, high-risk, and show promise for contributing to significant advances in chemistry and the life sciences. They should represent a departure from current research directions rather than an extension or expansion of existing programs.… 

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NIH Director’s New Innovator Award Program (DP2 Clinical Trial Optional)

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Awards will be in two multi-year segments of three years and two years. The three-year segment will have an award budget up to $900,000 in direct costs. The two-year segment will have an award budget up to $600,000.

Awardees are required to commit at least three person-months (25%) of their… 

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The NIH Director's New Innovator Award is different from traditional NIH grants in several ways. It is designed specifically to… 

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NIH Director’s Transformative Research Awards (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)

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The maximum project period is five years.

Description:

The NIH Director's Transformative Research Award Program supports collaborative investigative teams or individual scientists who propose unusually innovative research projects, which, if successful, would have a major impact in a broad area of relevance to the NIH. To be considered transformative,… 

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NIH Director’s Pioneer Award Program (DP1 Clinical Trial Optional)

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Pioneer awardees are required to commit the major portion (more than 6 person-months or at least 51%) to activities supported by the Pioneer Award research project in the first three years of the project period.

Awards will be for $700,000 in direct costs per year, 5 years max

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In the Pioneer Award program, emphases are on the qualities of the investigator, the innovativeness, and potential impact of the proposed research. Preliminary data and detailed experimental plans are not requested. To be considered pioneering, the proposed research must reflect… 

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Career Awards for Medical Scientists (CAMS)

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The CAMS award of $700,000 is a five year program.

Description:

The Career Awards for Medical Scientists (CAMS) is a highly competitive program that provides awards for physician-scientists, who are committed to an academic career, to bridge advanced postdoctoral/fellowship training and the early years of faculty service.

Proposals must be in the area… 

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Career Catalyst Research Grants (CCR)

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Must have a doctoral degree, including MD, PhD, DrPH, DO, or equivalent; Must not have held any faculty appointment, including non-tenure and tenure track appointments combined, for more than a total of 6 years at the time of Full Application submission. Must not currently be a Principal Investigator… 

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CCR Grants provide unique opportunities for scientists who have held faculty positions for no more than six years at the time of full application to achieve research independence. CCR grants provide support for hypothesis-driven research projects that have significant potential to advance our understanding… 

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Earth Sciences Postdoctoral Fellowships (EAR-PF)

Award Info:

Up to 24 full-time-equivalent months of support may be requested.

Description:

The Division of Earth Sciences (EAR) awards Postdoctoral Fellowships to recent recipients of doctoral degrees to conduct an integrated program of independent research and professional development. Fellowship proposals must address scientific questions within the scope of EAR disciplinary programs… 

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SFARI Research Awards

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The maximum budget is $1,300,000, including indirect costs, over a period of up to four years.

All applicants and key collaborators must hold a Ph.D., M.D. or equivalent degree and have a faculty position or the equivalent at a college, university, medical school or other research facility.… 

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The goal of the Research Award is to provide support for investigation of key unresolved research questions in autism, particularly those that connect genetic etiologies to brain function and behavior. SFARI welcomes risk and novelty in Research Award proposals, but potential impact on the autism… 

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Geography and Spatial Sciences Program - Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Awards (GSS-DDRI)

Award Info:

DDRI awards supported by GSS may not exceed $18,000, a total that must include both allowable direct costs and appropriate indirect costs for the entire duration of the award.

The direct costs requested in a DDRI proposal must be allowable costs that will improve the conduct of dissertation… 

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Proposals are accepted anytime.

As noted in the title of the awards, DDRI awards are meant to improve the conduct of the dissertation research.

DDRI proposals must be submitted with a principal investigator (PI) and a co-principal investigator (co-PI).

The PI must be… 






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The Rapid Outcomes from Agricultural Research (ROAR) Program

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Up to $150,000 per one-year grant is available from FFAR, with the requirement that recipients provide equal or greater matching funds from non-U.S. federal sources.

Description:

Proposals accepted anytime.

(ROAR) provides nimble deployment of funds to support research and outreach in response to emerging or unanticipated threats to the nation’s food supply or agricultural systems. ROAR participants, including but not limited to university researchers, farmers… 

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