NICHD Targeted Small Business Opportunities

NICHD is currently participating in the following targeted funding opportunities for small businesses. Please check the specific announcement for dates and deadlines.

Current Opportunities

Title FOA/
Notice Number
Released Opens Expires Activity Code
BRAIN Initiative: Development, Optimization, and Validation of Novel Tools and Technologies for Neuroscience Research (STTR) (Clinical Trial Not Allowed)  PAR-18-515  12/15/2017 03/05/2018 01/06/2021 R41/R42
BRAIN Initiative: Development, Optimization, and Validation of Novel Tools and Technologies for Neuroscience Research (SBIR) (Clinical Trial Not Allowed)  PAR-18-501  12/15/2017 03/05/2018 01/06/2021 R43/R44
Non-Invasive Diagnostics to Improve Gynecologic Health (Clinical Trial Optional) RFA-HD-19-006 12/14/2017 02/28/2018 03/31/2018 R43/R44
Point of Care Technologies for the Evaluation and Management of Obstetrics, Neonatal, and Pediatric Critical Care Patients, and for Patients with Disorders of Reproductive Tract and Infertility (R43/R44)  RFA-HD-18-028 04/30/2017 05/30/2017 07/01/2017 R43/R44
Notice of Participation of the NICHD in PA-15-086: Development of Novel and Emerging Technologies to Support Zebrafish Models for Biomedical Research (R43/R44) NOT-HD-15-012 04/07/2015 03/05/2015 01/06/2018 R43/R44
Notice of Participation of the NICHD in PA-15-087: Development of Novel and Emerging Technologies to Support Zebrafish Models for Biomedical Research (R41/R42) NOT-HD-15-013 04/07/2015 03/05/2015 01/06/2018 R41/R42

Past Opportunities

The announcements below are no longer accepting applications. They are provided for reference only.

Title FOA/
Notice Number
Released Opens Expires Activity Code
Tools for Assessment and Improvement of Neurologic Outcomes (R41/R42) RFA-HD-16-006 08/12/2015 11/10/2015 12/10/2015 R41/R42
Tools for Assessment and Improvement of Neurologic Outcomes (R43/R44) RFA-HD-16-007 08/12/2015 11/10/2015 12/10/2015 R43/R44
Innovative Development/Use of Technology to Increase HIV Testing and Linkage to Care Efforts in Adolescent Populations (R41/R42)   RFA-HD-16-030 07/13/2015 08/21/2015 09/22/2015 R41/R42
Innovative Development/Use of Technology to Increase HIV Testing and Linkage to Care Efforts in Adolescent Populations (R43/R44)   RFA-HD-16-029  07/13/2015 08/21/2015 09/22/2015 R43/R44
Neurodevelopmental Assessment of Infants and Children in Resource-Limited Settings (R43/R44)   RFA-HD-16-024 07/07/2015 08/14/2015 09/15/2015 R43/R44
Neurodevelopmental Assessment of Infants and Children in Resource-Limited Settings (R41/R42)   RFA-HD-16-025  07/07/2015 08/14/2015 09/15/2015 R41/R42
Non- or Minimally-Invasive Methods to Measure Biochemical Substances for Neonatal and Perinatal Clinical Care and Research (R41) RFA-HD-16-028 06/22/2015 06/15/2015 08/25/2015 R41