Archived Funding Opportunities

The archived opportunities below are a partial listing only. For more information, please see:

Title Announcement # Expiration Date Contact
Nutrition and Alcohol-Related Health Outcomes PA-17-211 (R01)
May 8, 2020 Tanya Agurs-Collins
Integrative Research on Polysubstance Abuse and Addiction PAR-18-084 (R21/R33 Clinical Trial Optional) January 8, 2020 Michele Bloch
Methods and Measurement in Research with Sexual and Gender Minority (SGM) Populations RFA-MD-20-005 (R21- Clinical Trials Not Allowed) March 14, 2020 Richard Moser
Notice of Special Interest: Alzheimer’s-focused Administrative Supplements for NIH/NCI Grants that are not focused on Alzheimer’s Disease NOT-AG-20-019 March 7, 2020 Paige Green
Availability of Administrative and Revision Supplements to Expand Vaping Research and Understand EVALI (Notice of Special Interest) NOT-HL-19-724 February 28, 2020 Rachel Grana Mayne
Communication and Decision Making for Individuals with Inherited Cancer Syndromes RFA-CA-20-006 (U01 Clinical Trial Optional) January 22, 2020 Wendy Nelson
Oral Anticancer Agents: Utilization, Adherence, and Health Care Delivery

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PA-18-004 (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-014 (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
January 8, 2020 Wendy Nelson
Neural Regulation of Cancer PAR-16-245 (R01) and PAR-16-246 (R21) June 28, 2019 Paige Green
Cancer-related Behavioral Research through Integrating Existing Data PAR-16-256 (R01) and PAR-16-255 (R21) June 8, 2019 Richard Moser
Accelerating the Pace of Drug Abuse Research Using Existing Data PAR-18-062 (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) May 8, 2019 Anne Hartman
Stimulating Innovations in Behavioral Intervention Research for Cancer Prevention and Control

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PAR-18-018 (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) May 8, 2019 Tanya Agurs-Collins
Obesity Policy Evaluation Research PA-16-165 (R01) May 8, 2019 David Berrigan
Population Health Interventions: Integrating Individual and Group Level Evidence PA-18-385 (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-407 (R21 Clinical Trials Optional)
PA-18-356 (R01 Clinical Trials Not Allowed)
PA-18-406 (R21 Clinical Trials Not Allowed)
May 8, 2019 David Berrigan
Predicting Behavioral Responses to Population-Level Cancer Control Strategies

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PAR-18-024 (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) April 12, 2019 Rebecca Ferrer
Leveraging Cognitive Neuroscience Research to Improve Assessment of Cancer Treatment Related Cognitive Impairment

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PAR-18-605 (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-606 (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
April 12, 2019 Jerry Suls
Tobacco Regulatory Science

Tobacco Regulatory Science Small Grant Program for New Investigators
RFA-OD-18-002 (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
RFA-OD-18-003 (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
RFA-OD-18-001 (R03 Clinical Trial Optional)
February 14, 2019 Rachel Grana Mayne
Time-Sensitive Research on Health Risk and Resilience after Hurricanes Irma and Maria in Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands RFA-MD-18-006 (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) April 17, 2018 Paige Green
Advancing Interventions to Improve Medication Adherence PA-14-334 (R01)
PA-14-335 (R21)
January 8, 2018 Wendy Nelson
Research Aimed at Novel Behavioral Targets to Improve Adolescent Substance Abuse Treatment and Prevention Interventions PA-15-035 (R34) January 8, 2018 Annette Kaufman
Systems Science and Health in the Behavioral and Social Sciences PAR-15-048 (R01)
PAR-15-047 (R21)
January 8, 2018 Kara Hall
Intensive Longitudinal Analysis of Health Behaviors: Leveraging New Technologies to Understand Health Behaviors RFA-OD-17-004 (U01)
RFA-OD-17-005 (U24)
January 8, 2018 For cancer-related FOA questions:

Richard Moser

For general FOA questions:

Dana Wolff-Hughes
Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research (OBSSR)
Science of Behavior Change: Revision Applications for Use-inspired Research to Optimize Adherence, Behavior Change Interventions, and Outcomes

RFA-RM-17-022 (R01)

RFA-RM-17-023 (U01)

RFA-RM-17-024 (R34)

RFA-RM-17-028 (R21)
December 6, 2017 For cancer-related FOA questions:

Paige Green

For general FOA questions: 

Will M. Aklin
National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
Interventions for Health-Enhancing Physical Activity PAR-14-321 (R21/R33)
PAR-14-315 (R01)
September 8, 2017 Frank Perna
Tobacco Centers of Regulatory Science for Research Relevant to the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act RFA-OD-17-006 (U54) July 20, 2017 Rachel Grana Mayne
Behavioral Interventions to Address Multiple Chronic Health Conditions in Primary Care PA-14-114 (R01) May 8, 2017 Veronica Chollette
Exploratory Studies of Smoking Cessation Interventions for People with Schizophrenia PAR-14-230 (R21)
PAR-14-231 (R33)
April 18, 2017 Yvonne Prutzman
Tobacco Regulatory Science Small Grant Program for New Investigators RFA-OD-15-004  (R03) February 24, 2017 Rachel Grana Mayne
Modeling Social Behavior PAR-13-374 (R01) January 8, 2017 Richard Moser
Basic Biopsychosocial Mechanisms and Processes in the Management of Chronic Conditions PAR-16-095 (R21) December 7, 2016 Wendy Nelson
Advancing Basic Behavioral and Social Research on Resilience: An Integrative Science Approach PAR -16-326 (UG3/UH3) December 2, 2016 Rebecca Ferrer
Science of Behavior Change: Use-inspired Basic Research to Optimize Behavior Change Interventions and Outcomes PA-16-334 (Admin Supp) November 2016 Paige Green
Research Answers to NCI’s Provocative Questions CA-15-009 (R21) October 29, 2016 For more information, see: Provocative Questions
Research to Characterize and Reduce Stigma to Improve Health PA-13-246 (R21)
PA-13-247 (R03)
PA-13-248 (R01)
September 8, 2016 Veronica Chollette
Behavioral and Social Science Research on Understanding and Reducing Health Disparities PA-13-292 (R01)
PA-13-288 (R21)
September 8, 2016 Shobha Srinivasan
School Nutrition and Physical Activity Policies, Obesogenic Behaviors and Weight Outcomes PA-13-100 (R01)
PA-13-099 (R03)
PA-13-098 (R21)
May 8, 2016 Tanya Agurs-Collins
Accelerating the Pace of Drug Abuse Research Using Existing Data PAR-13-080 (R01) May 8, 2016 Erik Augustson
Innovative Research Methods: Prevention and Management of Symptoms in Chronic Illness PA-13-165 (R01)
PA-13-166 (R15)
PA-13-167 (R21)
May 8, 2016 Kara Hall
Understanding and Promoting Health Literacy PAR-13-130 (R01)
PAR-13-131 (R03)
PAR-13-132 (R21)
May 8, 2016 Wen-ying Sylvia Chou
Examination of Survivorship Care Planning Efficacy and Impact PA-12-274 (R21)
PA-12-275 (R01)
January 8, 2016 Stephen Taplin
Abuse Liability Associated with Reduced Nicotine Content Tobacco Products RFA-OD-15-006 (R01) December 12, 2015 Rachel Grana Mayne
Chemistry, Toxicology, and Addiction Research on Waterpipe Tobacco (R01) RFA-OD-15-005 (R01) November 21, 2015 Rachel Grana Mayne
NCI Exploratory/Developmental Research Grant Program (NCI Omnibus) PAR-15-340 (R21) November 11, 2015 Gina Tesauro
An Electronic Platform for Cognitive Assessment in Cancer Patients SBIR contract funding opportunity:
Deadline for receipt of all FY2016 contract topic proposals is October 16, 2015 by 5:00 PM ET Todd Horowitz
Smoking Cessation within the Context of Lung Cancer Screening

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RFA-CA-15-011 (R01) October 9, 2015 Stephanie Land
Physical activity and weight control interventions among cancer survivors: Effects on biomarkers of prognosis and survival PAR-12-228 (R01)
PAR-12-229 (R21)
September 8, 2015 Frank Perna
Revisions for Early-Stage Development of Informatics Technology PAR-13-330 (P01)
PAR-12-286 (R01)
PAR-12-289 (U01)
June 19, 2015 Richard Moser
Tobacco Control Regulatory Research RFA-OD-13-011 (R01)
RFA-OD-13-012 (R03)
RFA-OD-13-010 (R21)
January 17, 2015 Stephanie Land
Innovative Health Information Technology for Broad Adoption by Healthcare Systems and Consumers (SBIR)

BRP Archived Product Directory: Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Program
PA-12-196 (R44) January 8, 2015 Bradford Hesse
Mobile Health: Technology and Outcomes in Low and Middle Income Countries PAR-14-028 (R21) February 20, 2015 Bradford Hesse
Administrative Supplements for Tobacco Regulatory Research on the Role and Impact of Flavors in Cigarettes, Cigars, E-Cigarettes and Smokeless Tobacco PA-14-320 (Admin Supp) September 30, 2014 Mirjana Djordjevic
Systems Science and Health in the Behavioral and Social Sciences PAR-11-314 (R01) September 8, 2014 Kara Hall
Systematic Reviews to Inform Research and Treatment of Multi-Morbidities RFP No. S14-199 Full RFP details are available at:, under “Current Solicitations” Proposals shall be submitted by 2:00 pm EST on Wednesday, June 11, 2014 Jerry Suls
For inquiries about the proposal submission process, contact:
Alex Konev, Leidos Biomedical Research, Inc.
The Effect of Racial and Ethnic Discrimination/Bias on Health Care Delivery

Journal Supplement on Racial/Ethnic Discrimination & Health
PA-11-162 (R01)
PA-11-163 (R21)
PA-11-164 (R03)
May 8, 2014 Veronica Chollette
Seeking novel small scale pilot projects to advance the mission of the National Cancer Institute Network on Biobehavioral Pathways in Cancer RFP# S14-075 (PDF) April 02, 2014 Paige Green

For inquiries about the proposal submission process, contact:
Alex Konev, Leidos Biomedical Research, Inc.
Using Social Media to Understand and Address Substance Use and Addiction RFA-CA-14-008 (R01)
RFA-CA-14-009 (R21)
March 26, 2014 Wen-ying Sylvia Chou
Translating Basic Behavioral and Social Science Discoveries into Interventions to Improve Health-Related Behaviors – Trans-NIH PA PA-11-063 (R01) January 8, 2014 Frank Perna
Behavioral Interventions to Address Multiple Chronic Health Conditions in Primary Care PA-12-024 (R01) January 8, 2014 Veronica Chollette
Center for Evaluation and Coordination of Training and Research in Tobacco Regulatory Science RFA-OD-13-117 (U54) December 11, 2013 Glen Morgan
NIH Health Care Systems Research Collaboratory - Demonstration Projects for Pragmatic Clinical Trials Focusing on Multiple Chronic Conditions
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RFA-RM-13-012 (UH2/UH3) December 3, 2013 Stephen Taplin
NCI Small Grants Program for Cancer Research (NCI Omnibus)

Small Grants Program for Behavioral Research in Cancer Control Evaluation (2011) (PDF)
Small Grants Program for Behavioral Research in Cancer Control Evaluation (2005) (PDF)
PAR-12-144 (R03) November 19, 2013 Gina Tesauro
Research on the Role of Epigenetics in Social, Behavioral, Environmental and Biological Relationships, throughout the Life-Span and across Generations RFA-TW-13-002 (R21) November 14, 2013 Tanya Agurs-Collins