Funding Opportunities

The Behavioral Research Program (BRP) provides funding support for a comprehensive program of research that includes basic behavioral research as well as the development, testing, and dissemination of interventions in several areas. Priority areas include tobacco use, screening, dietary behavior, sun protection, emotion regulation, and physical activity. The program supports investigator-initiated research grants and sponsors or co-sponsors a variety of targeted funding opportunity announcements (FOAs).

Successful Grant Applications

Read excerpts from successfully funded behavioral research grant applications to learn what successful grants look like.

Sample Grant Applications

For New Grantees

Find information on applying for that first NIH grant, such as:

  • An overview of the grants process
  • Resources for successfully managing your first grant
  • Recommendations on how to secure subsequent funding
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