Office of Grant Support

Non-Federal Funding (by Funding Interest, D-M)

For more information, click on source name to go to their web site.
Note: The funding interest "biomedicine" denotes funding in a variety of disciplines.

  • RG = research grant
  • JF = junior faculty (requires faculty appointment)
  • PG = program grant (non-research)
  • PD = post-doctoral award (PhD or MD)
  • D = dissertation grant (pre-PhD)
  • Tv = travel grant
  • Tn = training grant

* = U.S. citizenship/permanent residency required
If searching for a specific foundation, you may wish to do a page search (find-Ctrl F) 

Funding Interest Source Award Type Deadline(s) Phone

Dentistry

American Dental Association Health Fdn 

RG

varies

312 440-2547

Dentistry (Pediatric)

American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry 

PD

March

312 337-2169

Depression (child & adolescent)

Klingenstein Third Generation Fdn 

RG

     

212-492-6179

Dermatitis (contact)

American Contact Dermatitis Society 

PD

Nov

312 988-7700

Dermatology

American Skin Association 

RG, JF

varies

212 889-4858

Dermatology

Dermatology Fdn 

RG, JF, PD

Oct

847 328-2256

Dermatology

Foundation for Ichthyosis and Related Skin Types 

RG

Feb

215 631-1411

Dermatology (Pediatric)

Society for Pediatric Dermatology 

RG

April

 

Dermatology (Technology for Education)

Sulzberger  Institute 

RG

Jan

847 330-0230

Dermatology (Women)

Women's Dermatologic Society 

PD

 

877 937-7673

Dev Biology

March of Dimes 

RG, JF

several

914 428-7100

Diabetes

American Assn Diabetes Educators 

RG

Oct

800 338-3633

Diabetes

American Diabetes Assoc 

RG, JF, PD*

varies

703 549-1500

Diabetes

Diabetes Action Research & Education Fdn 

RG, Tv

June

202 333-4520

Diabetes 

Diabetes Research & Wellness Fdn 

RG

June, Dec

202 298-9211

Diabetes 

Iacocca Foundation 

RG

March

 

Diabetes

Juvenile Diabetes Fdn 

RG, PD, JF

varies

212 785-9500

Disability

National  Institute Disability Rehab Res 

RG, PD*

varies

202 205-8207

Down Syndrome

Jerome Lejeune Fdn 

RG

March

33 1 53 10 08 30

Down Syndrome

National Down Syndrome Soc 

RG

 Feb

212 460-9330

Drug Development

Drug Information Association 

RG

Dec

215 442-6100

Drug Development     Harrington Project  RG     May 216 844-8447

Drug Development

Society of Laboratory Automation Screening 

RG

March

 

Dysautonomia

Dysautonomia Fdn 

RG

Nov

212 279-1066

Dyslexia

Intl Dyslexia Association 

RG

May

410 296-0232

Dystonia

Dystonia Medical Research Fdn 

RG, PD

Jan

312 755-0198

Ear Disorders

American Otologic Society 

RG, PD

Jan

410 955-7400

Eating Disorders 

Klarman Foundation 

RG

Jan

617 279-2240

Eating Disorders (small grants)

National Eating Disorders Assn 

RG

 

206 382-3587

Ectodermal Dysplasias

National Fdn for Ectodermal Dysplasias 

RG

Jan, Sept

618 566-2020

Eczema

National Eczema Assn 

RG

 

415 449-3474

Education

American Honda Fdn 

PG

several

310 781-4090

Education

National Academy of Education 

PD

Nov

212 998-9035

Education

Spencer Foundation 

RG, PD, D

 

312 337-7000

Emergency Med

Emergency Med Fdn 

RG, JF,  PD

several

972 550-0911

Emergency Med

Laerdal Fdn for Acute Medicine 

RG

April, Oct

47 51 51 17 00

Emergency Nursing

Emergency Nurses Association 

RG

Feb

800 243-8362

Endocrinology

Endocrine Fellows Fdn 

RG

several

877 877-6515

Endocrinology

Endocrine Society 

PD

Feb

301-941-0200

Endocrinology

Royal College of Physicians in London 

Tv

June

0171 935 1174

Endocrinology (Fetal)

Jennifer Altman  Fdn 
 

RG

    

415 868-0821

End of Life

Fetzer Institute 

RG

 

269 375-2000

Endometriosis

Endometriosis Assn 

RG

 

414 355-2200

Endoscopic Research

American Society  for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 

RG, JF

Jan

630 573-0600

Epilepsy

American  Epilepsy Soc 

RG

Aug

860 586-7505

Epilepsy

CURE (Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy) 

RG

Oct

312 255-1801

Epilepsy

Epilepsy Fdn of America 

JF, PD, D, Tv

varies

301 459-3700

Epilepsy

Klingenstein Fund 

JF

Jan

212 492-6181

Epilepsy 

National EpiFellows Fdn

PD

Feb, April

732 345-3504

Families & Children

UPS Foundation

RG, PG

 

404 828-6451

Family Medicine

American Academy  Family Phys Fdn 

RG

varies

800 274-2237

Fanconi Anemia

Fanconi Anemia Research Fund 

RG, PD

 

541 687-4658

Fibromyalgia

American  Fibromyalgia Syndrome Assn 

RG

 

520 733-1570

Food Allergy

Food Allergy Research and Education  

RG

June

800 929-4040

Fragile X

Conquer Fragile X 

RG, PD

 

561 833-3457

Fragile X Syndrome

FRAXA Res Fdn 

PD*

May, Dec

978 462-1866

Fragile  X Syndrome

National Fragile X Fdn 

RG

Jan

925 938-9300

[France]

Del Duca Foundation

RG, JF, PD, Tv

March

(1) 47 66 01 21

Gambling Addiction

National Center for Responsible Gaming 

RG

April, Oct

617 432-0297

Gastroenterology

Foundation for Digestive Health & Nutrition  

RG, JF, PD, Tv

several

301 222-4002

Gastroenterology

Intl Fdn for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders 

RG, JF

Oct

414 964-1799

Gastroenterology

Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract 

JF

Jan

978 526-8330

Gastroenterology (Clinical)

American College of Gastroenterology 

RG, JF, PD

Nov

301 263-9000

Gaucher Disease

Children's Gaucher Research Fund 

RG

 

916 797-3700

Genetics (Canine)

Canine Health Foundation 

RG

several

888 682-9696

Gerontology

Retirement Research Fdn 

RG

several

773 714-8080

Glaucoma

Bright Focus Fdn - Glaucoma Program 

RG

Oct

800 437-2423

Glaucoma

Glaucoma Foundation 

RG

March, Sept

212 285-0080

Glaucoma

Glaucoma Research Fdn 

RG

Aug

415 986-3162

Global Health

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation 

RG

several

206 709-3400

Glycogen Storage Disease

Children's Fund for Glycogen Storage Disease Research 

RG

June

203 272-7744

Glycoscience

Mizutani Fdn for Glycoscience 

RG

Sept

no calls

Growth

Human Growth Foundation 

RG

May

800 451-6434

Growth Hormone

Growth Hormone Research Society 

PD

June

 

Headache

American Headache Society 

RG, PD

Dec

856 423-0043

Headache

Intl Headache Society 

PD

several

203 968-1799

Headache    

Migraine Research Fdn 

RG    

Oct

212 249-5402

Headache

Migraine Trust 

RG, D

 

0171 831 4818

Headache

National  Headache Fdn 

RG,  PD

Feb

888 643-5552

Health Care 

Altman Foundation 

RG

 

212 682-0970

Health Care

JM Foundation 

RG

 

212 687-7735

Health Care

Physicians Foundation 

RG

TBA

617 399-0417

Health Care

Starr Foundation 

RG

 

212 770-6882

Health Care

United Hospital Fund of NY 

RG

several

212 494-0700

Health Care

VHA Health Foundation, Inc.

RG

April

877 847-1450

Health Care (Policy)

Commonwealth Fund 

RG, PG

 

212 606-3800

Health Care (Policy)

Kaiser Family Foundation 

RG

 

650 854-9400

Health Effects

Health Effects Institute 

RG, JF

 

617 876-6700

Health Services

Charles A. Frueauff  Fdn 

PG

March, Sept

501-219-1410

Hearing Loss

American Hearing Research Fdn 

RG

Aug

312 726-9670

Hearing Loss

Hearing Health Fdn 

RG, PD

Aug, Dec

703 610-9025

Hearing Loss

National Organization  for Hearing Research 

RG

Oct

610 664-3260

Hearing Loss

Action on Hearing Loss 

RG

 

44 020 7296 8008

Hematology

American Society  of Hematology 

JF, PD

May

202 776-0544

Hematology

National Blood Foundation 

RG

Dec

301 215-6552

Hemophilia

Bayer Biological Products 

RG, JF, PD

Nov

 

Hemophilia

CSL Behring Fdn for Research and Advancement of Patient Health 

RG

Jan, July

866 963-2566

Hemophilia

Hemophilia Assn of NY 

RG

Nov

212 682-5510

Hemophilia

National  Hemophilia Fdn 

 RG, JF

Nov

212 219-8180

Hemophilia

Judith Graham Pool Fellowship 

PD

Dec

212 219-8180

Hepatitis

Hepatitis Foundation 

RG

May

973 239-1035

Hepato-Biliary

American  Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary  Assn 

PD

February

310 437-0557

Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia

Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia Foundation 

RG

Jan

410 357-9932

Histiocytosis 

Histiocytosis Assn of America 

RG

July

800 548-2758

Human/Community  Development

Ford Fdn 

RG, PG

 

212 573-5000

Huntington's

Hereditary Disease Fdn 

RG, PD

several

310 458-4183

Huntington's

CHDI Foundation 

RG

 

212 239-9300

Immunology

Immune Tolerance Network 

RG

 

415 514-2530

Immunology

Irvington Institute 

PD

April, Oct

212 758-8250

Infection Control

Assoc for Professionals in Infection Control & Epidemiology 

RG

July, Dec

202 789-1890

Infectious Diseases

Ellison Medical Fdn 

RG, JF

March

301 657-6248

Infectious Diseases

Infectious Disease Society of  America 

PD*, JF

Feb

703 299-0200

Infectious Diseases

National Fdn for Infectious Diseases 

PD*

Feb

301 656-0003

Infectious Diseases (Pediatric)

Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society 

PD

March

703 299-6764

Infectious Diseases (Travel)

New AID Foundation 

PD, D

 

 

Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Crohn's & Colitis Fdn of Amer 

RG, JF, PD, D 

several

800 932-2423

Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Eli & Edythe L. Broad Fdn 

RG

 

310 954-5091

Interstitial Cystitis

Interstitial Cystitis Assn 

RG

Sept

212 362-0374

Ketogenic Diets

Atkins Foundation 

RG

 

 

Laser Medicine/Surgery

American Society for Laser Med & Surgery 

RG

Jan

715 845-9283

Leprosy/TB

Heiser Program Research Leprosy & TB 

RG, PD

March

212 751-6233

Leukemia

Children's Leukemia Research Assn 

RG

June

516 222-1944

Leukemia

Fund Intl Jose Carreras 

PD#

Nov

206 667-7108

Leukemia

Lady Tata Memorial Trust 

RG

March

(020) 7352 8133

Leukemia

Lauri Strauss Leukemia Fdn 

RG

June

516 781-4566

Leukemia

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society 

RG, PG, JF#, PD

several

914 821-8843

Leukemia

Leukemia Research Fdn 

RG, PD

Feb

847 424-0600

Leukemia

Children's Leukemia Research  Association 

RG

June

516 222-1944

Leukodystrophies

Hunter's Hope Fdn 

RG, PD

 

877 984-4673

Limb Preservation

Limb Preservation Foundation 

RG

May

303 217-0998

Liver Disease

American Assn for the Study of Liver Disease 

JF*

several

703 299-9766 

Liver Disease

American  Liver Fdn 

RG, JF, PD, D

Dec

973 256-2550

Livestock Physiology

Fats and Proteins Research Fdn 

RG

Mar, Sept

309 829-7744

Lung Disease

American  Lung Assoc 

RG, JF, PD*,D

Nov

212 315-8700

Lung Disease

Parker B. Francis Fdn 

PD*

Oct

617 432-4099

Lung Disease

Stony-Wold Herbert Fund

RG, PD

Oct

212 753-6565

Lupus

Alliance for Lupus Research 

RG

Sept

212 218-2840

Lupus

Lupus Fdn of America 

RG

varies

301 670-9292

Lupus

Lupus Research Institute 

RG

May

212 685-4118

Lupus

SLE Fdn 

RG, JF, PD

Aug

800 558-0121

Lyme Disease

American Lyme Disease Fdn 

RG

Oct

914 277-6970

Lymphatic Disease

 Lymphatic Research Foundation 

PD

Oct

516 625-9675

Lymphedema

Lymphedema Fdn

RG

 

210 675-5599

Lymphoma

Lymphoma Research Foundation 

RG, PD, JF

Sept

212 349-2910

Lysosomal Storage Disorders

National  MPS Society 

RG

March

610 942-0100

Macular Degeneration

Bright Focus Fdn-Macular Degeneration Program 

RG

July

800 437-2423

Macular Degeneration 

Thome Memorial Foundation

RG 

 

617 219-2240

Malaria

Medicines for Malaria 

RG

March

 

Marfan

National  Marfan Fdn 

RG, PD

varies

631 665-2163

Massage Therapy

American  Massage Therapy Assn Fdn 

RG

March

847 869-5019

Maternal Toxicity 

American  Chemistry Council Long-Range Research Initiative  

RG

 

703 741-5000

Medical Education

Arnold P. Gold Fdn for Humanism in Medicine 

PG

several

201 567-7999

Medical Education

Josiah Macy Fdn 

RG

 

212 486-2424

Medical Education

Medical, Educational, and Scientific Fdn of NY

PG

March

516 488-6100

Medical Education

Pfeiffer Research Fdn

PG

Jan, July

973 983-0480

Medical Physics

American Assn of Physicists in Medicine 

RG

Feb

301 209-3350

Melanoma

Foundation  for Melanoma Research 

RG

 

215 898-3959

Melanoma

Melanoma Research Fdn 

JF, PD

July

800 673-1290

Melanoma

William S. Graham Fdn for Melanoma Research

RG

Sept

510 264-9078

Membranoproliferative Glomerulonephritis 

KidNeeds 

RG

Oct

319 356-3612

Meningitis

Meningitis Research Fdn 

RG

 

01454 281811

Meningitis

Meningitis Trust 

RG

Oct

01453 768000

Menopause

North American  Menopause Society 

PD, Tv

May

216-844-8748

Mental Health 

Van Amerigen Fdn 

PG

several

212 758-6221

Mesothelioma

Mesothelioma Applied Research Fdn 

RG

Aug

805 560-8942

Metabolic Disease

Children Living with Inherited Metabolic Disease (CLIMB) 

RG

Dec

44 0870 7700 326

Microbiology

American Society  of Microbiology (minority)

D

May

202 942-9283

Microbiology Education

Waksman Foundation 

RG

 

734 995-2951

Mitochondrial Disease

United Mitochondrial Disease Fdn 

RG, PD

Sept

412 856-1297

Molecular Biology

EMBO 

PD

Feb, Aug

49 6221 8891 0

Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple Sclerosis Fdn 

RG

Nov

 

Multiple Sclerosis

National  Multiple Sclerosis Soc. 

RG, JF, PD

varies

212 986-3240

Muscular Dystrophy

Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy 

RG    

several

201 944-9985

Muscular Dystrophy

Muscular Dystrophy Assoc 

RG, PD

several

520 529-2000

Myasthenia Gravis

Myasthenia Gravis Fdn 

PD*, D  

March, Oct

800 541-5454

Myeloma

Multiple Myeloma Res Fdn 

RG, PD

several

203 972-1250

Myeloproliferative Diseases 

MPN Foundation 

RG

April

847 835-4261

Myoclonus

Myoclonus Research Fdn

RG

Jan

201 585-0770

Myopathies

Advancement of Research for Myopathies 

RG

June, Dec

800 276-2000

Myositis

Myositis Assn 

RG, PD

June

540-433-7686

 

Last Updated 11/21/2014

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