Limited Opportunities

BSD Faculty:  Please check the BSD Limited Funding Opportunity site & weekly newsletter for application requirements and deadlines, which may be earlier than the internal deadlines listed below.  If you have questions or want to sign up for the BSD funding opps email, contact fundingopps@bsd.uchicago.edu

PSD Faculty:  Please let Jennifer Woods know of your intent to apply to a limited opportunity, as the PSD may have a deadline requirement earlier than the internal deadlines listed below.

SSD Faculty:  Please let June Hou know of your intent to apply to a limited opportunity, as the SSD may have a deadline requirement earlier than the internal deadlines listed below.

All other interested faculty should submit the material below to their Dean's office PRIOR to the internal deadline listed:

  • A 1-2 page document describing the research agenda and its intellectual merit
  • Indicate participating PI, co-PIs, and/or significant personnel:  names, departments and institutions

Note: If the internal submission deadline has passed, but you are interested in an opportunity listed below, please contact Sarah Lain at lains.uchicago.edu.


Open Opportunities

Internal Deadline External Deadline Title Award Amount Funding Agency University Slots
10/22/19 Application: 12/4/19 | LOI (optional): 30 days prior to the application due date The NCI Predoctoral to Postdoctoral Fellow Transition Award (F99/K00) See solicitation NIH 1
9/23/19 Application: 11/20/19 | LOI (optional): 10/20/19 The KUH/NIDDK Predoctoral to Postdoctoral Fellow Transition Award (F99/K00 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed) See solicitation NIH Limitation: Only one F99/R00 application per institution. There is no institutional limit on the number of awards for the K00 phase.
9/20/19 Application: 11/ 1/19 | LOI (optional): 30 days prior to the application due date Silvio O. Conte Digestive Diseases Research Core Centers (P30 Clinical Trial Optional) $3,750,000  NIH 1
9/20/19 11/15/19 Advancing State and Urban Maternal and Child Health (MCH) See solicitation. $1,617,500 (Focus area 1) | $700,000 (Focus area 2)  HRSA 1
9/16/19 Application: 10/23/19 | LOI (optional): 30 days prior to the application due date Nutrition Obesity Research Centers (NORCs) (P30 Clinical Trial Optional) $750,000 NIH 1
9/9/19 10/15/19 National Farmworker Training Program $2,500,000  EPA 1
8/30/2019 11/8/2019 Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Program $940,000  HRSA 1
8/10/2019 10/22/2019 Nathan Shock Centers Coordinating Center (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) $1,750,000 NIH 1
8/6/2019 9/13/2019 DHS S&T Terrorism Prevention and Counterterrorism Research (TPCR) Center of Excellence  $3,650,000  DHS 1
8/6/2019 10/11/2019 Advancing Digitization of Biological Collections (ADBC) $10,000,000  NSF 1
7/31/2019 Application: 9/13/2019 | LOI (required): 8/13/2019 NIH Director’s Early Independence Awards (DP5 Clinical Trial Optional)  $1,250,000  NIH 2
7/26/2019 Application: 9/10/2019 | LOI (optional): 30 days prior to the application due date   NINDS Child Neurologist Career Development Program (CNCDP) (K12 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) See solicitation NIH 1
7/18/2019 Application: 9/25/2019 | LOI (optional): 30 days prior to application due date NINDS Neuroscience Development for Advancing the Careers of a Diverse Research Workforce (R25)  $1,250,000 NIH 1
7/16/2019 9/18/2019 Research Experiences for Teachers (RET) in Engineering and Computer Science: Supplements and Sites  $1,800,000 NSF 3
7/29/2019 11/5/2019 Advanced Computing Systems & Services: Adapting to the Rapid Evolution of Science and Engineering Research $10,000,000 NSF 1
7/14/2019 9/25/2019 NEH Summer Stipends $6,000 NEH 2
7/17/2019 Application: October 9/2019 | LOI (optional): 9/9/2019 Exploratory Alzheimer's Disease Research Centers (P20 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) $2,250,000 NIH 1
6/24/2019 9/10/2019 Conference for Early Stage HIV/AIDS Researchers Using Nonhuman Primate Models (R13 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)  $300,000 NIH 1