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While this crisis has impacted all of us, we are channeling our focus to re-double our efforts for our clients both existing and new.

Please see the FDA guidance here and specifically on diagnostics and treatment: FDA COVID19 Guidance & Coronavirus Treatment Acceleration Program.

Below, please see latest opportunities.  Stay tuned for updates!

Sponsor First Available Due Date(s) Expiration Date Funding Amount Notes
DHS here 4/14/2020 9/15/2020 $10 million Proposed innovative commercial products may be, but are not limited to, products that: 1) supplement shortages and/or emerging needs for personal protective equipment, 2) enhance or expedite screening capabilities, 3) enhance or expedite facility cleaning capabilities, 4) extend testing capabilities, 5) utilize technology to support the COVID-19 response, or 6) convert existing production and logistics operations to support the COVID-19 response
DoD here 6/3/2020 7/2/2020 millions Various warfighter diagnostics and therapeutics against viral and bacterial pathogens

Rapid Acceleration of Diagnostics (RADx)

National Institutes of Health (NIH) Point-of-Care Technology Research Network (POCTRN).

here 4/29/2020 rolling Millions

Phase 0: Work Package Development: $25k max award. Framing up a project, Possible to go directly to Phase 2.

Phase 1: Work Package #1: $500k to “millions of dollars”

Phase 2: Work Package #2 : “milestone-driven budget will be sufficient to enable full product deployment on a maximally accelerated timeline.”

NIH here 4/30/2020 rolling $412k R21 Companies eligible.
Emergency Awards: Rapid Investigation of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) and Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
NIH here 4/30/2020 rolling $3.75 million + R01 Companies eligible.
Emergency Awards: Rapid Investigation of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) and Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
MTEC here due 5/13/2020 5/13/2020 $25 million across 10 awards; 9 months Period of Performance Wearable Diagnostic for Detection of COVID-19 Infection
Dept of State here 4/21/2020 5/29/2020 $5 million Combatting COVID-19 Pandemic and Proliferation Threats
CDC here 5/1/2020 tbd $3 million Partnership to Promote Local Efforts To Reduce Environmental Exposure – COVID-19 Supplement (ATSDR)
US – AMRAA here LOI due May, June June, 2020 various COVID-19 Peer-Reviewed Medical Research Programs
FCC here 4/2/2020 4/9/2020 $10M total COVID-19 Telehealth Program
BARDA here 4/30/2020 10/31/2020 Unlimited recently updated due date
BARDA DRIVe here 2/3/2020 2/3/2023
6/30/2020
$750k recently updated due date
CORONA Watch here rolling 6/30/2020 n/a
DARPA here 4/23/2020 various $250k see link for various deadlines
NIH here varies varies varies Funding Opportunities Specific to COVID-19
NSF here 4/3/2020 $200k Before submitting a RAPID proposal or supplemental funding request in response to this DCL, investigators must first contact one of the cognizant OAC program officers listed; check with Grant Engine to access PO
NSF here 3/6/2020 12/3/2020 $256k Must submit Project Pitch and then SBIR/STTR Phase I proposal
here
AFWERX here 4/30/2020 $1 million Various Medical
NIST here
$10M rolling
Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovation’s (CEPI’s) here 19-Apr not stated EOI is just 3 pages
MCDC here 31-May Not stated
CA Institute for Regenerative Medicine here bi-monthly, ongoing $750k
Pfizer here 5/22/2020 $250k Independent Medical Education Grants & Quality & Process Improvement Grants
DoD here 4/3/2020 5/15/2020 $10k to $100k DoD Newton Award for Transformative Ideas during the COVID-19 Pandemic
PCORI here rolling rolling $150k to $500k Requesting enhancements to existing Research Projects and Engagement Awards.
CDC here 3/25/2020 4/9/2020 $10M total Only invited white papers can submit a full proposal; multiple awards may be made.
NIAID here 3/25/2020 6/30/2021 $2-3M, depending on research area Different due dates for research areas and some of them also require Proposal Intent Forms
NIH here 2/6/2020 2/6/2021 This Notice was RESCINDED on April 8, 2020, please see NOT-AI-20-034 and NOT-GM-20-025 that replace it.
NIH here 3/25/2020 3/25/2021 Limited to parent grant supplement to existing awards.
NIH here 3/25/2020 2/6/2021 Limited to parent grant supplement to existing awards.
NIH here 6/29/2020 6/30/2020 $1,050,000 direct costs for Year 1 only, $750,000 per year after $10.5M to fund 10-15 awards
NIH here 9/9/2020 9/10/2020 $275k Over 2 years, limit $200,000 within any one year
NIH here 3/19/2020 3/31/2021 $100k per year supplement to existing awards.
NIH here 3/17/2020 10/6/2020 similar in scope to existing award limited to 1 year, 2 years only with strong justification
NIH here Vary by awarding IC 1/25/2022 similar in scope to existing award continuous submission; supplement to existing awards
NIH here 4/13/2020 1/14/2023 No limit stated, but requests of $500k or more direct costs in any year must follow the Policy on the Acceptance for Review of Unsolicited Applications that Request $500,000 or More in Direct Costs LOI due 30 days before submission; early contact (10 weeks prior) is encouraged
NIHR here 5/30/2020 open until further notice Travel costs reimbursed continuous submission; ideally submitted at least 2 weeks before planned travel
DOD here 4/15/2020 4/30/2020 no limit stated, but “MTEC believes that there may be tens of millions of dollars available for combating COVID-19 programs with a likelihood of follow-on funding”
Gates Foundation here $125M total
Chan Zuckerberg Initiative here details not yet posted (still)
Emergent Ventures here only PIs at academic institutions are eligible
MIT here 3/5/2020 6/18/2020 not stated
DOD here
5/15/2020 $50k per investigator or $100k for collaborative proposal of 2 investigators
CoVent-19 Challenge here 4/1/2020 5/1/2020 not stated ventilator innovations
BARDA here varies varies not stated This is a portal for BARDA to connect applicants as a single point of entry
DOD here list of many opportunities, listed below
DOD here 8/13/2020 $500k direct costs for planning phase, no predetermined limit for clinical trial pre-application due 7/29/20
DOD here 21-May $200k
NSF here 18-Nov $24M total to 10 grants
InfoED here varies varies varies List of many opportunities, updated daily
NIH here 10/6/2020 not stated supplement to existing awards.
NIH here 4/14/2020 6/25/2020 $100k direct costs supplement to existing awards.
NIH here 4/14/2020 6/26/2020 varies by existing award supplement to existing awards.
NIH here 4/7/2020 6/2/2020 $125k supplement to existing awards.
NIH here 6/1/2020 current year direct cost or $500k, whichever is lower supplement to existing awards.
NIH here 6/1/2020 current year direct cost or $500k, whichever is lower supplement to existing awards.
NIH here 4/5/2020 3/31/2021 not stated National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB) funding from the CARES act, through the SBIR Omnibus solicitation
NIH here 6/5/2020 3/31/2021 not stated NIBIB funding from the CARES act, through existing grant mechanisms
NIH here 4/2/2020 11/10/2020 not stated NIBIB funding from the CARES act, through existing grant mechanisms
NIH here 5/1/2020 5/2/2021 not stated NIEHS
NIH here 4/24/2020 4/25/2020 varies by existing award supplement to existing awards. NIEHS
NIH here 5/5/2020 5/6/2020 varies by existing award supplement to existing awards. NIGMS
NIH here 5/1/2020 5/1/2021 $125k direct costs supplement to existing awards. Focusing on minority health and health disparities
NIH here 3/27/2020 4/16/2021 not stated supplement to existing awards. NIMH focusing on mental health of workers
NIH here 5/15/2020 1/26/2022 25% of existing award budget supplement to existing awards.
here 4/30/2020 $1M
MTEC here TBD $30-37M total available, TBD # of awards this is a pre-announcement, RFP is forthcoming
USDA here
USDA here 5/21/2020 $100k
Amazon Web Services here 6/30/2020 credit for AWS use
Antler here 15-Apr $100k (investment)
UNC List of Grants here UNC list of grants
Duke COVIDCAP here Search for Cash
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