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-18-482 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.
January 8, 2021 R21 NICHD Exploratory/Developmental Research Grant (R21 - Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-484 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 February 5, 2018.

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.
January 8, 2021 R01 NIH Research Project Grant (Parent R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
PA-18-488 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 February 16, 2018.

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.
January 8, 2021 R03 NIH Small Research Grant Program (Parent R03 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
PA-18-480 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.
January 8, 2021 R01 NICHD Research Project Grant (R01 - Clinical Trial Required)
PA-18-481 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.
January 8, 2021 R03 NICHD Small Grant Program (R03 - Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-401 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. September 8, 2019 R01 Research on Autism Spectrum (R01- Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-399 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. September 8, 2019 R03 Research on Autism Spectrum (R03-Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-400 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. September 8, 2019 R21 Research on Autism Spectrum (R21- Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-288 June 7, 2018 and June 7, 2019, 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. June 8, 2019 R01 Surgical Disparities Research (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-398 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 due date for this FOA is February 12, 2018.

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.
January 8, 2021 K99/R00 NIH Pathway to Independence Award (Parent K99/R00 - Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed)
PA-18-397 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 due date for this FOA is February 12, 2018.

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.
January 8, 2021 K99/R00 NIH Pathway to Independence Award (Parent K99/R00 - Clinical Trial Required)
PAR-18-217 May 25, 2018; May 25, 2019 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. May 26, 2019 R25 NICHD Research Education Programs (R25 Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-214 April 4, 2018; August 7, 2018; November 7, 2018; April 4, 2019; August 7, 2019; November 7, 2019; April 3, 2020, 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. April 4, 2020 R21 Translational Research in Pediatric and Obstetric Pharmacology and Therapeutics (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)
PAR-18-215 April 4, 2018; August 7, 2018; November 7, 2018; April 4, 2019; August 7, 2019; November 7, 2019; April 3, 2020, 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. April 4, 2020 R01 Translational Research in Pediatric and Obstetric Pharmacology and Therapeutics (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)
PA-18-395 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 due date for this FOA is February 12, 2018.
January 8, 2021 K25 Mentored Quantitative Research Development Award (Parent K25 - Clinical Trial Required)
PA-18-396 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 due date for this FOA is February 12, 2018.
January 8, 2021 K25 Mentored Quantitative Research Development Award (Parent K25 - No Independent Clinical Trials)
PA-18-372 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. January 8, 2021 K08 Mentored Clinical Scientist Research Career Development Award (Parent K08 - Independent Clinical Trial Required)
PA-18-403 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. However, please note that not all participating Institutes and Centers accept applications at every standard date. Applicants should consult the Table of IC-Specific Information, Requirements and Staff Contacts for specific due 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.
January 8, 2021 T32 Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Institutional Research Training Grant (Parent T32)
PA-18-373 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. January 8, 2021 K08 Mentored Clinical Scientist Research Career Development Award (Parent K08 - No Independent Clinical Trials)
PA-18-374 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 due date for this FOA is February 12, 2018.
January 8, 2021 K23 Mentored Patient-Oriented Research Career Development Award (Parent K23 - Clinical Trial Required)