Office of Grant Support

Non-Federal Funding (by Source, D-K)

For more information, click on source name to go to their web site.
Note: The funding interest "biomedicine" denotes funding in a variety of disciplines.

  • RG = research grant
  • JF = junior faculty (requires faculty appointment)
  • PG = program grant (non-research)
  • PD = post-doctoral award (PhD or MD)
  • D = dissertation grant (pre-PhD)
  • Tv = travel grant
  • Tn = training grant

* = U.S. citizenship/permanent residency required
If searching for a specific foundation, you may wish to do a page search (find-Ctrl F) 

Name Funding Interest Type Deadline Phone Number

Damon Runyon Fdn 

Cancer

JF, PD

several

212 455-0522

Debakey Medical Foundation

Cardiovascular

RG, PD

 

713 790-3183

Del Duca Foundation

[France]

RG, JF, PD, Tv

March

(1) 47 66 01 21

Dermatology Fdn 

Dermatology

RG, JF, PD

Oct

847 328-2256

Diabetes Action Research & Education Fdn 

Diabetes

RG, Tv

June

202 333-4520

Diabetes Research & Wellness Fdn 

Diabetes

RG

June, Dec

202 298-9211

Donald W. Reynolds Fdn 

Aging

Tn

 

702 804-6000

Doris Duke Charitable Fdn 

Biomedicine

JF#, RG

several

212 974-7100

Dorothea Haus Ross Fdn 

Children

RG, PG

 

585 473-6006

Doug Flutie, Jr. Fdn for Autism 

Autism

RG

Dec

866-3Autism

Drug Information Association 

Drug Development

RG

Dec

215 442-6100

Dysautonomia Fdn 

Dysautonomia

RG

Nov

212 279-1066

Dystonia Medical Research Fdn 

Dystonia

RG, PD

Jan

312 755-0198

Edna McConnell Clark  Fdn 

Youth Development

PG

 

212 551-9100

Eli & Edythe Broad  Foundation 

Inflammatory Bowel Disease

RG

 

310 954-5091

Elizabeth R. Griffin Research  Fdn 

Zoonotic Disease

RG

 

423 612-7233

Ellison Medical Fdn 

Aging

RG, JF

 March

301 657-1830

Elsa U. Pardee Foundation 

Cancer

RG

 

989 832-3691

EMBO 

Molecular Biology

PD

Feb, Aug

49 6221 8891 0

Emergency Medicine Fdn 

Emergency Med

RG, JF,  PD

several

972 550-0911

Emergency Nurses Assn 

Emergency Nursing

RG

March

800-243-8362

ENACCT 

Cancer (Clinical Trials)

RG

 

301-562-2774

Endocrine Fellows Fdn 

Endocrinology

RG

Feb, Sept

877 877-6515

Endocrine Society 

Endocrinology

PD

varies

301 941-0200

Endometriosis Assn 

Endometriosis

RG

 

414 355-2200

Epilepsy Fdn. of America 

Epilepsy

JF, PD, D, Tv

varies

301 459-3700

Eppley Fdn for Research

Biomedicine

RG

several

no calls

Families of Spinal Muscular Atrophy 

Spinal Muscular Atrophy

RG

Feb

800 866-1762

Fan Fox & Leslie R. Samuels Fdn. 

Aging

RG

 

212 239-3030

Fanconi Anemia Res Fund 

Fanconi Anemia

RG, PD

 

541 687-4658

Fannie & John Hertz Fdn 

"Applied" Physical Science

D

Nov

925 373-1642

Fannie E. Rippel Fdn 

Cancer/Cardiovascular

RG

 

908 766-0404

Fats and Proteins Research Fdn 

Livestock Physiology

RG

March, Sept

309 829-7744

Feldstein Medical Foundation 

Biomedicine

RG

Feb

 

Fetzer Institute  

End of Life

RG

 

269 375-2000

Fight for Sight 

Ophthalmology

RG, PD

March

212 679-6060

First Candle/SIDS Alliance 

SIDS

RG

 

800 221-7437

Flight Attendant Medical Research Institute 

Tobacco

RG, JF, PD

Aug

305 379-7007

Fondation LeDucq 

Cardiovascular/ Neurovascular

RG

 

33 145 005 965

Food Allergy Research and Education Network 

Food Allergy

RG

June

800 929-4040

Ford Fdn 

Human/Community Dev

RG, PG

 

212 573-5000

Foundation for Alcohol Research      Alcoholism     RG Feb/Sept 703 556-9222

Foundation Anesthesia Education/Research 

Anesthesiology

RG, PD*,JF

Feb, Aug

507 266-6866

Foundation  Child Development 

Children

RG

 

212 213-8337

Foundation for Digestive Health and Nutrition 

Gastroenterology

RG, JF, PD, Tv

several

301 222-4002

Foundation Fighting Blindness 

Ophthalmology

RG, PD

varies

800 683-5555

Foundation for Ichthyosis and Related Skin Types  

Dermatology

RG

Feb

215 631-1411

Foundation for Melanoma Research 

Melanoma

RG

 

215 898-3959

Foundation for Physical Therapy 

Physical Therapy

RG

Aug

800 999-2782

Foundation for Prader-Willi Research 

Prader-Willi Syndrome

RG

Sept

502 254-9375

Foundation for Women's Cancer  Cancer (Ovarian) RG     July 312 658-0051

Foundation for Women's Wellness 

Women's Health

RG

Dec

303 548-0595

FRAXA Research  Fdn 

Fragile X Syndrome

PD*

May, Dec

978 462-1866

Friedreich's Ataxia Research Alliance 

Ataxia (Friedreich's)

RG, PD

 

703 413-4468

Friends for an Earlier Breast Cancer Test 

Cancer (Breast)

RG

Dec

336 286-6620

Fund Intl Jose Carreras

Leukemia#

PD

Nov

206 667-7108

Gabrielle's Angel Foundation 

Cancer

RG

invitation only

212 905-6200

Gateway for Cancer Research Foundation 

Cancer

RG

 

847 342-7450

Genentech, Inc 

Reagents

[reagents]

 

650 225-1411 (fax)

Gerber Foundation 

Nutrition (Pediatric)

RG

several

231 924-3175

Gini Research Fund 

Respiratory Insufficiency/Polio

RG

Varies

314 534-0475

Glaucoma Foundation 

Glaucoma

RG

March, Sept

212 285-0080

Glaucoma Research Fdn 

Glaucoma

RG

Aug

415 986-3162

Global Probiotics Council 

Probiotics

JF

Feb

703 841-1600

Goddess Fund for Stroke in Women 

Stroke (Women)

JF, PD

TBA

212 713-6789

Goldman Philanthropic Partnership/Partnership for Cures (Culpeper) 

Biomedicine

RG, JF

 

847 948-5512

Greenwall Fdn 

Bioethics/Diabetes

RG

Feb, Aug

212 679-7266

Growth Hormone Research Society 

Growth Hormone

PD

June

 

Gund Fdn 

AIDS/Retinal Disease

RG

several

216 241-3114

Harrington Project  Drug Discovery/Development RG May 216 844-8447

Harry Frank Guggenheim Fdn 

Violence

RG, D

Feb, Aug

212 644-4907

Health Effects Institute 

Health Effects

RG, JF

varies

617 876-6700

Hearing Health Foundation      Hearing Loss RG, PD Aug, Dec 703 610-9025

Hearst Fdn 

Community Development/Biomedicine 

RG, PG

 

212 586-5404

Heart Failure Society of America 

Cardiovascular

PD

Feb

 

Heart Rhythm Soc 

Cardiology

PD*, Tv

Jan

508 647-0100

Heed Ophthalmic Foundation 

Ophthalmology

PD*

Jan

216 445-8145

Heiser Program Research Leprosy & TB 

Leprosy/TB

RG, PD

March

212 751-6233

Helen Bader Fdn 

Alzheimer's

RG, PG

June

414 224-6464

Helen Hay Whitney Fdn 

Biomedicine

PD

July

212 688-6794

Helena Rubinstein Foundation 

Health Care

RG

 

 

Hemophilia Assn of NY 

Hemophilia

RG

Nov

212 682-5510

Hepatitis Foundation 

Hepatitis

RG

May

973 239-1035

Hereditary Disease Fdn 

Huntington's

RG, PD

several

310 458-4183

Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia Foundation 

Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia

RG

Jan

410 357-9932

Hirschberg Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research 

Cancer (Pancreatic)

RG

Aug

310 472-6310

Histiocytosis Assn of America 

Histiocytosis

RG

July

800 548-2758

Hope Funds for Cancer Research  Cancer PD Sept 401 847-3286

Howard Hughes Medical Inst. 

Biomedicine

D

Jan

301 215-8889

Human Frontier Science Program 

Biology

RG, PD, JF

March

33   388-215121

Human Growth Foundation 

Growth

RG

May

800 451-6434

Hunter's Hope Foundation 

Leukodystrophies

RG, PD

 

877-984-4673

Iacocca Foundation 

Diabetes

RG

March

 

Immune Tolerance Network 

Immunology

RG

 

415 514-2530

Infectious Diseases Society of America 

Infectious Diseases

PD*, JF

March

703 299-0200

Intl Agency for Res. On Cancer 

Cancer

PD (Tv)

Oct, Dec

33 4 72 73 84 48

Intl Anesthesia Research Society 

Anesthesiology

RG

June, Sept

216 642-1124

Intl Assn for the Study of Pain 

Pain

RG, PD

several

206 547-6409

Intl Centre for Diffraction Data 

Crystallography

D

Oct

610 325-9814

Intl Coenzyme Q10 Assn 

Coenzymes

RG

Dec

39 071220 4674

Intl Dyslexia Association 

Dyslexia

RG

May

410 296-0232

Intl Essential Tremor Foundation 

Essential Tremor

RG

Jan

913 341-3880

Intl Fed University Women 

 

PD, D

Nov

41 22 731 2380

Intl Fdn for Ethical Research Alternatives in Scientific Research 

Alternatives to Animal Testing

D

March

312 427-6025

Intl Fdn for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders 

Gastroenterology

RG, JF

Oct

414 964-1799

Intl Headache Society 

Headache

PD

several

203 968-1799

Intl Inst for Research in Paraplegia 

Spinal Cord Injury

RG

Oct

01 256 80 21

Intl Osteoporosis Fdn 

Osteoporosis

JF, PD

varies

 

Intl Pemphigus and Pemphigoid Fdn 

Pemphigus

RG

 

510 527-4970

Intl Retinal Research Fdn, Inc. 

Retinal Research

RG, PD

March, Sept

205 325-8103

Intl Rett Syndrome Fdn 

Rett Syndrome

RG, PD

several

800 818-7388

Intl Society for Heart & Lung Transplantation 

Transplantation

PD, JF

Feb

972-490-9495

Intl Waldenstrom's Macroglobulinemia Fdn  

Cancer ( Plasma Cells)

RG

Feb, Aug

941 927-4963

Interstitial Cystitis Assn 

Interstitial Cystitis 

RG

Sept

212 362-0374

Irvington Institute 

Immunology

PD

April, Oct

212 758-8250

Ittleson Fdn Inc 

AIDS

RG

April, Sept

212 794-2008

James S. McDonnell Fdn 

Neuroscience/Cancer

RG, JF

March

314 721-1532

Jane Coffin Childs Memorial Fund 

Cancer

PD

Feb

203 785-4612

Jennifer Altman Foundation 

Endocrinology (Fetal)

RG

 

415 868-0821

Jerome Lejeune Fdn 

Down Syndrome

RG

March

33 1 53 10 08 30

JM Foundation 

Health Care

RG

 

212 687-7735

John Dana Archbold Fellowships

[Norway]

PD*

Feb

713 686-3963

John M Lloyd Fdn 

AIDS

RG

Dec

310 622-1050

Josiah Macy Foundation 

Medical Education

RG

 

212 486-2424

Judith Graham Pool Fellowship 

Hemophilia

PD

Dec

212 219-8180

Juvenile Diabetes Fdn 

Diabetes

RG, PD, JF

varies

212 785-9500

Kaiser Family Foundation 

Health Care Policy

RG

 

650 854-9400

KidNeeds 

Membranoproliferative Glomerulonephritis

RG

Oct

 

Kidney and Urology Fdn of America 

Nephrology/Urology

RG, JF, PD

Dec

212 629-9770

Klarman Foundation 

Eating Disorders

RG

Feb

617 279-2240

Kleberg Foundation

Biomedicine

RG

 

210 271-3691

Klingenstein Fund 

Epilepsy

JF

March

212 492-6181

Klingenstein Third Generation Foundation 

Attention Deficit/ Hyperactivity/ Depression (youth)

RG

 

212 492-6179

Knights Templar Eye Foundation 

Ophthalmology

PD, JF

Feb

847 490-3838

Komen Breast Cancer Fdn 

Breast Cancer

RG, PD

several

888 300-5582

 

Last Updated 12/12/2014

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