Derfner Foundation Faculty Research Awards
Since 2013, the Derfner Foundation has provided support for research in the Department of Pediatrics. Awards are intended for faculty with a primary appointment in the Department of Pediatrics who are at or approaching a critical point in their careers, including applying for career development awards, preparing to submit a first R01-level application, or a significant change in research focus. Past recipients have conducted basic, translational, and clinical research, and we are currently seeking applicants conducting research that has the potential to be translated into improved care for or treatment of children, incorporates the implementation of new approaches to improve child health outcomes, and/or focuses on child health equity. Applications are due Wednesday, September 1, 2021.
Children's Miracle Network Hospitals (CMNH)/Derfner Foundation Research Grants
CMNH is the alliance of premier children's hospitals in North America. It is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping kids by raising funds for 170 children's hospitals across North America. Since 1983, these non-profit hospitals have provided the finest care, research and community outreach to help millions of children with diseases and injuries of every kind, raising more than $2.1 billion. Each year, Duke Children's participates in the Children's Miracle Network Hospitals fund-raising activities and sets aside a portion of the net proceeds from this event for the CMNH Research Fund. The application process for Research Awards funded by CMNH is currently under development and will be updated soon.
Duke offers a wide variety of funding opportunities to members of the Duke community.
Duke Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) Accelerator collaborates with partners at Duke and other institutions to provide researchers with funding opportunities for the entire translational spectrum.
Duke's Office of Research Support List of Funding Opportunities
The Office of Research Support provides this extensive, on-line database of funding opportunities as a resource for the entire Duke University research community.
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
The National Institutes of Health (NIH), a part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, is the primary Federal agency for conducting and supporting medical research.
Office of Extramural Research (OER)
NIH office overseeing grants policy, program coordination, compliance, and electronic Research Administration (eRA) for extramural research grants.
The mission of the Department of Defense is to provide the military forces needed to deter war and to protect the security of our country. The National Security Education Program awards grants to U.S. institutions of higher education for study or program development in languages and regions critical to national security. Search for DOD grants on grants.gov here.
Community of Science (COS) – PIVOT
Community of Science (COS) is the leading international resource for medical, health related, and scientific research funding information and opportunities. PIVOT gives research administrators, research development professionals, and their institutions with the ability to bring together the right research opportunities, funding, and people quickly and easily. It provides global and local connections that strengthen research by exploring new avenues for funding and collaboration for faculty, staff researchers, and graduate students.
- Pivot Tutorials from the Office of Research Support (ORS)
U.S. Department and Human Services, Grants and Funding (HHS)
Contains information about U.S. government grants and funding resources, HHS grant information, HHS contract information, and HHS education and training funding.
Provides a unified site for interaction between grant applicants and the US Federal agencies that manage grant funds.
American Academy of Pediatrics, Funding Opportunities
This page provides information on funding opportunities from the Academy and other organizations, as well as links to key funding resources and agencies.
NC Biotechnology Center
The NC Biotechnology Center offers funding programs, including loans and grants, to foster collaboration among researchers, educators and businesses. These are designed to leverage larger financial rewards and societal benefits, including jobs, across the state.
Weekly NIH Funding Opportunities and Announcements (Email)
NIH Guide announcements (PAs, RFAs and Notices) are published daily. At the end of each work week, NIH transmits an email to NIH Guide LISTSERV subscribers with the Current Weekly Table of Contents (TOC), including links to announcements published during the week. An up-to-date listing of new announcements published during the week may be checked anytime on the Current Weekly TOC page.
Federal Business Opportunities
Fedbizopps.gov is an excellent resource where federal agencies publicize solicitations seeking bids or proposals. You would be classified as a "Public User" and should register using the Vendor / Citizen link. Please review the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page for additional information.