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External Funding Opportunities

Planning to Apply for an External Grant or Sponsored Project?

Current Listing of New Grant Funding Opportunities, Request for Applications, and Deadlines:

Agency Grant Type Deadline Total Award Website

National Science Foundation (NSF)

Research in Undergraduate Institutions (RUI)

Any Time (open)

Up to $100,000 per year (variable) 

Michigan Health Endowment Fund Behavioral Health Grants

Concept Papers Due: Mar 15, 2021

Applications Due:
Apr 22, 2021

Up to $500,000 total award

HRSA Behavioral Workforce Development

BHWET Program for Para-professionals

Apr 12, 2021

Up to $350,000 per year, 4 year award


Blue Cross-Blue Shield of Michigan Investigator Initiated Research  

Apr 14, 2021

Aug 11, 2021

(concept papers required) 

Up to $75,000 

JCOIN Rapid Innovation Grant (J-RIG) Opioid use disorder (OUD) and addiction in justice settings

May 1, 2021

Aug 15, 2021

Feb 15, 2022

(3 cycles annually)

Up to $110,000 Total Costs ($100 Direct Costs)

ASHP Foundation Collaborative Care Grants for Nurses and Pharmacists

May 3, 2021

Up to $75,000  

Community Pharmacy Foundation 2021 Grants

May 12, 2021

Up to $40,000 


Under-graduate Research; Minority Enhancement; STEM

May 26, 2021


No limit (up to 5 years)



Small Research Grant Program (R03)

June 16, 2021

Oct. 15, 2021

(standard due dates)

Up to $100,000 total costs

National Institute for Occ. Safety and Health

Development Grant Program

June 16, 2021
(Annual Deadlines: 2/16, 6/16, 10/16)

Up to $275,000 over 2 years



R15 Research 




(health professions)

June 25, 2021

Oct. 25, 2021

(standard due dates)

Up to $300,00 direct costs 



Mentored Research Scientist Carrier Development Awards (K01)

July 12, 2021

Nov. 12, 2021

(standard due dates)

Up to $115,000 per year (5 year)

American College of Clinical Pharmacy Foundation

2021 ACCP Foundation Futures Grants

Sept. 1, 2021

Up to $40,000 

American Pharmacists Association Foundation

APhA Incentive Grants

Sept. 1, 2021

Up to $10,000 

Michigan Pharmacy Foundation

MPA Grants

Oct. 1, 2021

Up to $25,000 

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