New section

Content Background

New section

Health Equity Grants & Funding Opportunities

New section

New section

Every week, AAMC posts funding opportunities that will support health disparities and health equity research efforts. If you would like to add additional opportunities, email HealthEquityResearch@aamc.org with the title of the funding opportunity and name of the funding organization.

September 2020 Deadlines

NLM Information Resource Grants to Reduce Health Disparities (G08)
(LOI Deadline: September 23, 2020)

Acceleration of Prevention and Population Health Education
(Application Deadline: September 25, 2020)

Broad PCORI Funding Announcements – Cycle 3 2020 (for Addressing Disparities, Assessment of Options, Communication and Dissemination Research, Improving Healthcare Systems)
(LOI Deadline: September 29, 2020)

Cigna Foundation: Healthier Kids for Our Future Food Insecurity Grant
(Application Deadline: September 30, 2020)

October 2020 Deadlines

Federation of State Medical Boards Foundation: COVID-19 State Response Grants
(Letter of Intent Deadline: October 1, 2020)

PCORI Engagement Award: Capacity Building
(Letter of Inquiry: October 1, 2020) 

PCORI Engagement Award: Dissemination Initiative
(Letter of Inquiry: October 1, 2020) 

PCORI Engagement Award: Stakeholder Convening Support
(Letter of Inquiry: October 1, 2020) 

Identifying Innovative Mechanisms or Interventions that Target Multimorbidity and Its Consequences (R01)
(Application Deadline: October 5, 2020)

Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Comprehensive Care for Adults with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus from Health Disparity Populations
(First Available Deadline: October 5, 2020)

Notice of Special Interest (NOSI) in Research on Risk and Prevention of Black Youth Suicide
(Next Available Deadline: October 5, 2020)

Notice of Special Interest (NOSI) in Simulation Modeling and Systems Science to Address Health Disparities
(First Available Deadline: October 5, 2020)

Healthy Tomorrows Partnership for Children Program (HTPCP)
(Application Deadline: October 6, 2020)

Mass General Determination of Need (DoN) Community Health Initiative
(Application Deadline: October 7, 2020)

RWJF Community Solutions for Health Equity
(Letter of Intent Deadline: October 7, 2020)

Partnerships between Research Centers in Minority Institutions and Alcohol Research Centers
(Application Deadline: October 7, 2020)

Criminal Justice Behavioral Health Access Projects
(LOI Deadline: October 9, 2020)

AAMC Nurturing Experiences for Tomorrow’s Community Leaders (NEXT) Award
(Application Deadline: October 12, 2020)

Tobacco Control Policies to Promote Health Equity (R21)
Tobacco Control Policies to Promote Health Equity (R01)
(Application Deadline: October 12, 2020)

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation 2021 Culture of Health Prize
(Application Deadline: October 15, 2020)

Livestrong Racial Equity Subgrant
(Application Deadline: October 16, 2020)

Collaborative Centers in Children's Environmental Health Research and Translation (P2C)
(LOI Deadline: October 23, 2020)

November 2020 and Later Deadlines

HRSA Rural Health Network Development Planning Program (Network Planning)
(Application Deadline: November 16, 2020)

Exploratory/Developmental Grants Program for Basic Research in Cancer Health Disparities (R21)
(Application Deadline: November 19, 2020)

Basic Research in Cancer Health Disparities (R01)
(Application Deadline: November 19, 2020)

Extramural Loan Repayment Program for Health Disparities Research (LRP-HDR)
(Application Period: September 1 - November 20, 2020)

Community Interventions to Address the Consequences of the COVID-19 Pandemic among Health Disparity and Vulnerable Populations (R01)
(Application Deadline: December 1, 2020)

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
(Expiration Date: December 30, 2020)

Rolling Deadlines

Grantmakers for Girls of Color (C4GC): Love is Healing COVID-19 Response Fund
(Application Deadline: Rolling)

FCC Wireline Competition Bureau: COVID-19 Telehealth Program
(Application Deadline: Rolling)

RWJF Pioneering Ideas: Exploring the Future to Build a Culture of Health
(Application Deadline: Rolling)

RWJF Evidence for Action: Investigator-Initiated Research to Build a Culture of Health
(Application Deadline: Rolling)

Hearst Foundation Awards
(Application Deadline: Rolling)

Anthem Foundation Program Grants
(Application Deadline: Rolling)

New section

New section