Active Funding Opportunity Announcements (FOAs) for All NICHD

NICHD issues and participates in various FOAs to support research activities and training.

Investigator-Initiated (Unsolicited) Projects

To submit unsolicited or investigator-initiated applications, use the appropriate NIH Parent Announcement.

Active FOAs for NICHD

Please note: The following FOAs are sorted by date, from most recent to oldest. Select a table heading to change how to sort and display the FOAs.

Announcement Number Submissions Date(s) Expiration Date Activity Code(s) Title
PA-20-251 Standard dates apply, by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization. All types of non-AIDS applications allowed for this funding opportunity announcement are due on these dates.

Applicants are encouraged to apply early to allow adequate time to make any corrections to errors found in the application during the submission process by the due date.
May 8, 2023 F31 Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Predoctoral Fellowship to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research (Parent F31-Diversity)
RFA-HD-21-020 December 10, 2020, by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization.
No late applications will be accepted for this Funding Opportunity Announcement
December 11, 2020 R43/R44 Non-invasive Diagnostics to Improve Gynecologic Health (R43/R44 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-20-248 Standard dates apply, by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization. All types of non-AIDS applications allowed for this funding opportunity announcement are due on these dates.

Applicants are encouraged to apply early to allow adequate time to make any corrections to errors found in the application during the submission process by the due date
May 8, 2023 F30 Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Fellowship for Students at Institutions with NIH-Funded Institutional Predoctoral Dual-Degree Training Programs (Parent F30)
PA-20-246 Standard dates apply), by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization. All types of non-AIDS applications allowed for this funding opportunity announcement are due on these dates.

Applicants are encouraged to apply early to allow adequate time to make any corrections to errors found in the application during the submission process by the due date.
August 9, 2023 F31 Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Predoctoral Fellowship (Parent F31)
PA-20-245 Standard dates apply, by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization. All types of non-AIDS applications allowed for this funding opportunity announcement are due on these dates.

Applicants are encouraged to apply early to allow adequate time to make any corrections to errors found in the application during the submission process by the due date.
May 8, 2023 F30 Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Fellowship for Students at Institutions Without NIH-Funded Institutional Predoctoral Dual-Degree Training Programs (Parent F30)
PAR-20-250 Standard dates apply, by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization. All types of non-AIDS applications allowed for this funding opportunity announcement are due on these dates.
The first standard application due date for this FOA is September 25, 2020.
May 26, 2022 R25 NICHD Research Education Programs (R25 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
RFA-EB-20-002 September 14, 2020
September 15, 2021 R01 BRAIN Initiative: Theories, Models and Methods for Analysis of Complex Data from the Brain (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
RFA-EB-20-001 September 3, 2020 and September 3, 2021

No late applications will be accepted for this Funding Opportunity Announcement.
September 4, 2021 R01 BRAIN Initiative: Proof of Concept Development of Early Stage Next Generation Human Brain Imaging (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
PAR-20-243 August 20, 2020, December 2 , 2020, March 2, 2021 March 3, 2021 R01 Digital Healthcare Interventions to Address the Secondary Health Effects Related to Social, Behavioral, and Economic Impact of COVID-19 (R01 - Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-20-242 Standard dates apply, by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization. All types of non-AIDS applications allowed for this funding opportunity announcement are due on these dates.

Applicants are encouraged to apply early to allow adequate time to make any corrections to errors found in the application during the submission process by the due date.
May 8, 2023 F32 Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Postdoctoral Fellowship (Parent F32)
RFA-HD-21-008 December 3, 2020 December 4, 2020 U24 Pediatric Biospecimen Procurement Center (BPC) Supporting the Developmental Gene Expression (dGTEx) Project (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
RFA-HG-20-039 November 13, 2020

All applications are due by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization. All types of non-AIDS applications allowed for this funding opportunity announcement are due on the listed date(s)

Applicants are encouraged to apply early to allow adequate time to make any corrections to errors found in the application during the submission process by the due date.
November 14, 2020 U24 Laboratory, Data Analysis, and Coordinating Center (LDACC) for the Developmental Genotype-Tissue Expression Project(U24) (Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
PAR-20-237 August 28, 2020; December 1, 2020 December 2, 2020 R01 Community Interventions to Address the Consequences of the COVID-19 Pandemic among Health Disparity and Vulnerable Populations (R01- Clinical Trial Optional)
RFA-AI-20-036 Only accepting applications for the AIDS Application Due Date(s) listed below. December 8, 2020 UM1 Martin Delaney Collaboratory for Pediatric HIV Cure Research (UM1 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
RFA-OD-20-013 August 7, 2020

No late applications will be accepted for this Funding Opportunity Announcement..
August 8, 2020 U24 Emergency Awards: RADx-UP Coordination and Data Collection Center (CDCC) (U24 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-20-227 October 15, 2020; January 15, 2021; April 15, 2021; October 15, 2021; January 15, 2022; April 15, 2022; October 15, 2022; January 15, 2023; April 15, 2023, by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization.

Applicants are encouraged to apply early to allow adequate time to make any corrections to errors found in the application during the submission process by the due date.
April 16, 2023 333 Administrative Supplement for Research on Dietary Supplements (Admin Supp-Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
PAR-20-223 June 24, 2020; June 24, 2021; June 24, 2022 June 25, 2022 R25 Enhancing Science, Technology, EnginEering, and Math Educational Diversity (ESTEEMED) Research Education Experiences (R25)
PA-20-222 Due dates vary by awarding IC

Applicants are encouraged to apply early to allow adequate time to make any corrections to errors found in the application during the submission process by the due date.
May 8, 2023 333 Research Supplements to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research (Admin Supp - Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
RFA-HD-21-016 July 30, 2020

All applications are due by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization. All types of non-AIDS applications allowed for this funding opportunity announcement are due on the listed date(s). Applicants are encouraged to apply early to allow adequate time to make any corrections to errors found in the application during the submission process by the due date.

No late applications will be accepted for this Funding Opportunity Announcement.
September 1, 2020 PL1 Collaborative Pediatric Critical Care Research Network (PL1 Clinical Trial Required)
RFA-HD-21-006 November 30, 2020 December 1, 2020 R01 Elucidating the Role of Nutrition in Care and Development of Preterm Infants (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
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