The following funding opportunities are specific to COVID-19. The list will be updated as new opportunities arise.

Sponsor Program Funding Deadline
National Institutes of Health (NIH) Varies Varies
National Science Foundation (NSF) RAPID: Dear Colleague Letter on the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) $200,000 Check with program officers
Biogen Foundation
(typically funds Boston, MA & Research Triangle, NC)
COVID-19 Response Unspecified (up to $10M in total funding) Unspecified (accepting applications)
Draper Richards Kaplan Foundation DRK Covid-19 Urgent Response Initiative (CURI) $50,000 – $100,000 (CURI invests 25% maximum of total) Unspecified
National Science Foundation (NSF) Dear Colleague Letter: Provisioning Advanced Cyberinfrastructure to Further Research on the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) $200,000 (RAPID) & supplemental funding requests Check with program officers
FEMA

COVID-19 PPE and Medical Supplies

N/A

No closing date for receipt of offers; therefore, offers may be submitted for consideration at any time

Department of Defense (DoD) Request for Information for PPE in response to COVID-19 N/A 3/24/2020 (but will accept on a rolling basis)
The Hopkins Population Center (HPC) HPC Call for Lightning Pilot Applications to Population-Based Studies of COVID-19 $5,000 – $10,000 3/27/2020 (rolling basis, reviews start 3/27)
Johns Hopkins Institute for Clinical & Translational Research COVID-19 Therapeutic Pilot Studies TBD 4/6/2020 (applications reviewed on a rolling basis)
National Institutes of Health Rapid Acceleration of Diagnostics (RADx)

Phase 0: $25,000

Phase 1: $500,000 - $1,000,000

Phase 2: $10,000,000

 

Rolling

Department of Energy (DOE) / Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)

Call for Rapid Access Proposals for COVID-19 Research

DOE Resources Rolling
Merck KGaA (Germany) Research Grant for Pandemic Preparedness $1,500,000 € Applications accepted on a rolling basis
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, Wellcome, Mastercard COVID-19 Therapeutics Accelerator  Up to $150 million available (Chan Zuckerberg committed additional $25M) Rolling
Department of Energy (DOE) Invitation for COVID-19 scientific questions DOE Resources Rolling
Mozilla COVID-19 Solutions Fund $50,000 Applications accepted on a rolling basis
Patient-Centered Outcomes
Research Institute (PCORI)
PCORI Funding Opportunity for COVID-19-Related Enhancements to Existing PCORI-Funded Research Projects $500,000 Applications accepted on a rolling basis
Patient-Centered Outcomes
Research Institute (PCORI)
PCORI Funding Opportunity for COVID-19-Related Enhancements to Existing PCORI-Funded Engagement Awards $150,000 Applications accepted on a rolling basis
HHS Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA) Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) HHS Resources 10/31/2020

US Air Force - Commercial Solutions Opening (CSO)

CSO_COVID_19 Response

Varies 9/30/2020 (or until CSO is closed)
U.S. Department of State (DOS) ND-NOFO-20-111: COVID-19 Small Grants Program $100,000 9/30/2020
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Supplemental Research on COVID-19 Response and Recovery

$100,000 per year.

Up to five awards will be funded

8/5/2020

IBM

2020 COVID-19 Call for Code Global Challenge

$200,000

07/31/2020
XPRIZE 2020 COVID-19 Call for Code Global Challenge $270,000 7/31/2020
Amazon Web Services (AWS) AWS Diagnostic Development Initiative (DDI) Up to $20M available; budget should reflect your needs 6/30/2020
Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI) COVID-19 vaccine development and production
unspecified
unspecified Applications accepted through 6/30/2020
Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI) COVID-19 vaccine development and production
unspecified
unspecified Applications accepted through 6/30/2020
The Greenwall Foundation Making a Difference Request for Proposals – Fall 2020 $22M LOI: 6/24/2020
Invited full app: 8/28/2020
CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION (CDC) BROAD AGENCY ANNOUNCEMENT (BAA)
75D301-20-R-68024
Applied Research to Address The Coronavirus (COVID-19) Continued Public Health Emergency – Developing Strategies for Protection, Prevention & Control in Communities
NA 6/24/2020
American Thoracic Society

ATS/GSK Research Grant in COVID-19

$50,000 for 1 year

6/23/2020
Solve at MIT Health Security and Pandemics Challenge $10,000 6/18/2020
Pfizer Inc.

Vaccine Preventable Diseases – COVID-19

$50,000 to $250,000

6/17/2020
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) Emergency Response for the Health Care System: Phase unspecified 6/12/2020 (Phase I)
8/18/2020 (Phase II)
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) Emergency Response for the General Public Innovation Challenge unspecified 6/12/2020 (Phase I)
8/18/2020 (Phase II)
U.S. Department of State DRL FY19 Countering Corruption amid COVID-19 $1,000,000 6/12/2020
Stevens Initiative Stevens Initiative Coronavirus Response Fund $20,000 – $100,000 6/12/2020
23andMe 23andMe Research Innovation Collaborations Program Unspecified 6/12/2020
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Removal Emergency Response Program $500,000 (5% cost share required) 6/10/2020
Emergency Medicine Foundation (EMF) COVID-19 Research Grant $50,000 6/5/2020
Booz Allen Foundation Booz Allen Foundation Innovation Grant $100,000 6/5/2020
The Rheumatology Research Foundation Scientist Development Award, Investigator Award & Innovative Research Award varies LOI: 6/1/2020
Full application: 7/1/2020
The Rheumatology Research Foundation Innovative Research Award for Community Practitioners $400,000 LOI: 6/1/2020
Full application: 8/3/2020
Society for Academic Emergency Medicine

SAEMF COVID-19 Research Grant

$5,000 - $25,000

6/1/2020
The Social Science Research Council (SSRC) and Henry Luce Foundation Rapid-Response Grants on Covid-19 and the Social Sciences $2,000 – $5,000 6/1/2020