COVID-19 Funding Opportunities

SPONSOR PROGRAM FUNDING DEADLINE
Updated September 8, 2020      
Facebook The COVID-19 Symptom Data Challenge $55,000 9/29/2020
National Institutes of Health Research on the Health of Women of Understudied, Underrepresented and Underreported (U3) Populations (Admin Supp Clinical Trial Optional)   1/21/2021
       
Updated August 24, 2020      
National Institutes of Health Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Availability of Emergency Awards for Limited Clinical Trials to Evaluate Therapeutic and Vaccine Candidates Against SARS-CoV-2   9/1/2021
       
Updated August 10, 2020      
National Institutes of Health Emergency Awards RADx-RAD: Screening for COVID-19 by Electronic-Nose Technology (SCENT)  $10,000,000 9/18/2020
National Institutes of Health Emergency Awards: Exosome-based Non-traditional Technologies Towards Multi-Parametric and Integrated Approaches for SARS-CoV-2  $10,000,000 9/18/2020
National Institutes of Health Emergency Awards: RADx-rad Wastewater Detection of SARS-COV-2 (COVID-19) $19,000,000 9/15/2020
National Institutes of Health Emergency Awards: RADx-rad Data Coordination Center (DCC) $6,200,000 9/30/2020
National Institutes of Health Emergency Awards: RADx-RAD Multimodal COVID-19 surveillance methods for high risk clustered populations $7,000,000 9/30/2020
National Institutes of Health Emergency Awards RADx-RAD: Novel Biosensing for Screening, Diagnosis and Monitoring of COVID-19 From Skin and The Oral Cavity  $3,000,000 9/18/2020
National Institutes of Health Emergency Awards: Chemosensory Testing as a COVID-19 Screening Tool $7,000,000 9/15/2020
National Institutes of Health Emergency Awards: Automatic Detection and Tracing of SARS-CoV-2 $10,000,000 9/15/2020
Workers’ Compensation Board of British Columbia (WorkSafeBC or WCB) 2020 Specific Priorities – Impacts of COVID-19 $1,500,000 10/31/2020
United States Department of State (DOS) COVID-19 Private Sector Engagement & Partnership Fund $10,000,000 5/28/2021
       
Updated July 27, 2020      
National Council on Disability COVID-19’s Broadscale Impact on the Lives of People with Disabilities $150,000 8/21/2020
       
Updated July 13, 2020      
National Institutes of Health – National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) Mechanistic Studies of the Interaction between SARS-CoV-2/COVID-19 and Diseases and Organ Systems of Interest to NIDDK (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) $5,000,000 11/16/2020
       
Updated July 6, 2020      
National Institutes of Health Notice of Special Interest (NOSI) regarding the Availability of Urgent Competitive Revisions and Administrative Supplements for Research on Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Individuals with Down Syndrome for the INCLUDE Project  $1,000,000 7/31/2021
National Institutes of Health Digital Healthcare Interventions to Address the Secondary Health Effects Related to Social, Behavioral, and Economic Impact of COVID-19 $2,250,000 8/20/2020, 12/2/2020, 3/2/2021
       
Updated June 22, 2020      
National Institutes of Health (NIH) – National Institute on Aging NIA Multi-site COVID-19 Related Clinical Trial Implementation Grant on Aging-Related Topics in at-risk Older Adult Populations (R01 Clinical Trial Required)   Multiple dates through 2/1/2021
National Institutes of Health Community Interventions to Address the Consequences of the COVID-19 Pandemic among Health Disparity and Vulnerable Populations (R01- Clinical Trial Optional)   8/28/2020; 12/1/2020
       
Updated June 15, 2020      
Cicso Pandemic/COVID19 Science, Technology and Social Impact    
       
Updated June 8, 2020      
National Institutes of Health (NIH) Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Digital Healthcare Interventions to Address the Secondary Health Effects Related to Social, Behavioral, and Economic Impact of COVID-19 $200,000 per award 12/30/2020
National Institutes of Health (NIH) – National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Research on the Impact of COVID-19 on Mission Specific Sensory and Communication Disorders    
National Cancer Institute (NCI)      
National Cancer Institute (NCI)      
National Institutes of Health (NIH) Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Competitive and Administrative Supplements for Community Interventions to Reduce the Impact of COVID-19 on Health Disparity and Other Vulnerable Populations   12/30/2020
United Kingdom Government – Natural Environment Research Council COVID-19 Digital Sprint Hackathons in the Environmental Sciences £3,000 Multiple deadlines
       
Updated June 1, 2020      
       
Updated May 26, 2020      
National Institutes of Health (NIH) – Office of Strategic Coordination NIH Director’s Emergency Transformative Research Awards (R01)   9/30/2020
United Kingdom Research and Innovation Medical Robotics for Contagious Diseases Challenge 2020   9/30/2020
The Jacob and Valeria Langeloth Foundation COVID-19 Rapid Response Fund   Rolling
       
Updated May 18, 2020      
Draper Richards Kaplan Foundation Coronavirus Urgent Response Initiative $50,000-$100,000 Rolling
       
Updated May 11, 2020      
National Institutes of Health (NIH) – National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB) Rapid Acceleration of Diagnostics (RADx) $500,000,000 Rolling
Ferring Pharmaceuticals  COVID-19 Investigational Grants in Reproductive Medicine and Maternal Health € 25,000 10/31/2020
       
Updated May 4, 2020      
National Institutes of Health (NIH) – National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) Emergency Awards: Rapid Investigation of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) and Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)   4/30/2021
National Institutes of Health (NIH) – National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) Emergency Awards: Rapid Investigation of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) and Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)   4/30/2021
National Institutes of Health (NIH) – National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) Supplements For Research on Biological Effects of the 2019 Novel Coronavirus on the Nervous System   4/15/2021
       
Updated April 27, 2020      
Disability Inclusion Fund       
       
Updated April 20, 2020      
National Institutes of Health (NIH) – National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): NIEHS Support for Understanding the Impact of Environmental Exposures on Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)   Rolling
       
Updated April 13      
Mozilla Open Source Support Program (MOSS) COVID-19 Solutions Fund $50,000 per award rolling
U.S. Army Medical Research and Materiel Command (USAMRMC)      
U.S. Army Medical Research and Materiel Command (USAMRMC)      
National Institutes of Health (NIH) – NIMH, NIA, NIAAA, NIMHD Administrative Supplements and Urgent Competitive Revisions for Mental Health Research on the 2019 Novel Coronavirus   4/15/2021
National Institutes of Health (NIH) – NIMHD, NIA, NIMH Competitive and Administrative Supplements for the Impact of COVID-19 Outbreak on Minority Health and Health Disparities $125,00 in direct cost 5/1/2021
National Institutes of Health (NIH) – NCATS  Administrative Supplements for Tissue Chips Research on the 2019 Novel Coronavirus   1/25/2022
       
Funding Opportunities Updated Prior to April 13, 2020      
COVID-19 High Performance Computing Consortium COVID-19 HPC Consortium HPC computing resources Rolling
Oak Ridge National Laboratory Rapid Access for COVID-19 Research HPC computing resources Rolling
NASA Rapid Response and Novel Research in Earth Science $2,000,000; $100,00 per award Rolling
National Institutes of Health (NIH) – National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS) Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Repurposing Existing Therapeutics to Address the 2019 Novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)    
Business Incubator Association of New York State Innovate to Ventilate    
National Institutes of Health (NIH) – National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) and Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)   4/5/2021
National Institutes of Health (NIH) – Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Notice of Intent: New Funding Opportunity Announcement to Support Novel, High- Studies Evaluating Health System and Healthcare Professional Responsiveness to COVID-19 None – Notice of Intent  
       
Department of Defense (DoD) Prototype Development to Combat Novel Coronavirus Disease COVID-19 TBD INACTIVE
Google Google Cloud Research Credits $20,000,000  
White House and collaborators COVID-19 Open Research Dataset Challenge (CORD-19) $1,000 per task  
Department of Energy (DOE) Invitation for COVID-19 scientific questions DOE Resources Rolling
       
National Institutes of Health (NIH) – National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID); National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS) Notice of Special Interest (NOSI) regarding the Availability of Urgent Competitive Revisions for Research on the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) No limit 2/6/2021
       
National Institutes of Health (NIH) – National Institute on Drug Abuse Administrative Supplements to Existing NIH Grants and Cooperative Agreements (Parent Admin Supp Clinical Trial Optional) No limit Differs – check with your Institute/Center
       
       
National Institutes of Health (NIH) – National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Notice of Special Interest (NOSI) regarding the Availability of Emergency Competitive Revisions for Research on Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) and Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)   CLOSED – replaced by NOT-AI-20-059
National Institutes of Health (NIH) – National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID); National Institute on Aging (NIA) Investigator Initiated Extended Clinical Trial (R01 Clinical Trial Required) No limit 5/13/2020; 9/13/2020; and others
       
National Institutes of Health (NIH) Emergency Competitive Revision to Existing NIH Awards (Emergency Supplement – Clinical Trial Optional) No limit See Emergency Notice of Special Interest by IC
       
National Institutes of Health (NIH) – National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Availability of Administrative Supplements and Revision Supplements on Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)   10/6/2020
National Institutes of Health (NIH) – National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) Program Applications to Address 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Public Heath Need   See announcement
National Science Foundation (NSF) RAPID: Dear Colleague Letter on the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) $200,000 Check with program officers
National Science Foundation (NSF) Dear Colleague Letter: Provisioning Advanced Cyberinfrastructure to Further Research on the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) $200,000 (RAPID) & supplemental funding requests Check with program officers
Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA) Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA) Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) Negotiated after white paper stage 10/31/2020
Pulitzer Center Coronavirus News Collaboration Challenge $5,000-$30,000 Rolling
Nellie Mae Education Foundation Rapid Response: Racism is a Virus Too $15,000