NIH Funding Strategy & Paylines


Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP)

OSP is located on the Greehey (North) Campus:
Research Administration Building (RAB), Room 2.204
8403 Floyd Curl Drive

Important Announcements

NIH will require the Research Performance Progress Report (RPPR) for all type 5 non-SNAP progress reports submitted on or after October 17, 2014



NIH and AHRQ Announce Updated Policy for Application Submission



Pursuant to Executive Order 13655, the DHHS (including NIH) salary rate limitation has been increased from $179,700 to $181,500 effective February 1, 2014 and will be applicable throughout the rest of the calendar year.



  Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Stipends, Tuition/Fees and Other Budgetary Levels Effective for Fiscal Year 2014



Notice of Legislative Mandates in Effect for FY2014: The intent of this Notice is to provide information on statutory provisions that limit the use of funds on NIH grant, cooperative agreement, and contract awards for FY2014.



NIH Fiscal Policy for Grant Awards – FY 2014: This Notice provides guidance about the NIH Fiscal Operations for FY 2014 and implements the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2014



Current Funding Opportunities

10/28/14 American Association for Cancer Research (LOI Deadline - multiple opportunities)
10/29/14 Pancreatic Cancer Action Network/American Association for Cancer Research (Research Career Development Awards / Pathway to Leadership Grant)
10/29/14 Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research: Therapeutics Development (Pre-Proposal Deadline)
10/31/14 American Heart Association: Collaborative Sciences Award (LOI Deadline)
11/1/14 American Society of Hematology: Bridge Grant Program
11/3/14 Burroughs Wellcome Fund: Investigators in the Pathogenesis of Infectious Disease
11/3/14 Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation: Innovation Grants (LOI Deadline)
11/5/14 American Association for Cancer Research (LOI or full application deadline - multiple opportunities)
11/5/14 Hogg Foundation for Mental Health: Recovery to Practice (RTP) Grant Program
11/12/14 Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation: Grand Challenges Explorations (Round 14)
11/12/14 Autism Speaks: Meixner Postdoctoral Fellowship in Translational Research (LOI Deadline)
11/12/14 Hogg Foundation for Mental Health: Mental Health Recovery-Oriented Research in Texas
11/12/14 AACR-Aflac, Inc. Career Development Award for Pediatric Cancer Research
11/14/14 Association for Frontotemporal Degeneration: Postdoctoral Research Fellowship (LOI Deadline)
11/15/14 American Tinnitus Association: Research Projects
11/19/14 American Association for Cancer Research (multiple opportunities)
11/24/14 Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC): Clinical Care Innovation Challenge Awards
12/1/14 Burroughs Wellcome Fund: Preterm Birth Initiative
12/1/14 McKnight Endowment Fund for Neuroscience: Technological Innovations in Neuroscience Award
12/2/14 Marsha Rivkin Center for Ovarian Cancer Research (multiple opportunities)
12/5/14 Macula Society: Macular/Retinal Vascular Research Projects
12/5/14 AMA Foundation: Seed Grant Research Program
12/15/14 American Lung Association (multiple opportunities)
12/15/14 Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation (multiple opportunities)
12/15/14 American Head and Neck Society: Pilot Program Grants (LOI Deadline)
12/15/14 American Rhinologic Society: Rhinology Research Projects (LOI Deadline)
12/31/14 National Blood Foundation: Scientific Research Grants Program
1/7/15 McKnight Endowment Fund for Neuroscience: Scholar Awards
1/15/15 American Heart Association (multiple opportunities - SouthWest Affiliate Programs)
1/15/15 Knights Templar Eye Foundation: Pediatric Opthalmology Career-Starter Research Grants
1/22/15 American Heart Association (multiple opportunities - National Programs)