Notices and Funding relevant to Coronavirus COVID-19



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Notices and Funding relevant to Coronavirus COVID-19

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National Institutes of Health NIH

(added 3/27/2020)  Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19): Information for NIH Applicants and Recipients of NIH Funding​​​​​​: FAQs; Proposal Submission & Award Management; Human Subjects & Clinical Trials; Animal Welfare; Peer-Review; Funding Opportunities
Notice of Special Interest (NOSI) NOT-AI-20-030   Regarding the Availability of Urgent Revisions for Research on the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) 
PA-18-935 Urgent Competitive Revision to Existing NIH Grants and Cooperative Agreements (Urgent Supplement - Clinical Trial Optional)

Please note: NOT-AI-20-030 is specific for PA-18-935. NIH grantees seeking additional funds for research responsive to the 2019-nCoV outbreak that fall within the scope of an ongoing grant should instead apply for an administrative supplement under NIH PA-18-591, Administrative Supplements to Existing NIH Grants and Cooperative Agreements FOA (
NIH NIDA Notice of Special Interest (NOSI) regarding Availability of Administrative Supplements and Urgent Competitive Revisions for Research on the 2019 Novel Coronavirus NOT-DA-20-047   (added 3/20/2020) 

NIH National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases NIAID Coronavirus Resources for Researchers
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Contract Opportunities: NIAID Omnibus Broad Agency Announcement BAA
NIH NIAID Parent Announcements for investigator-initiated grant applications

National Science Foundation NSF – Supporting Research to Address Coronavirus Disease (blog)  
NSF Dear Colleague Letter to researchers inviting additional proposals
NSF Dear Colleague Letter 3/5/2020: Provisioning Advanced Cyberinfrastructure to Further Research on the  Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) 
NSF Frequently Asked Questions FAQs about COVID-19 for National Science Foundation Proposers and Awardees.

Dept. of Defense DOD Medical Technology Enterprise Consortium MTEC  [Note: the University of Iowa is a MTEC member]
MTEC  pre-announcement for a potential Request for Project Proposals (RPP) focused on the development of prototypes aimed to combat the coronavirus (COVID-19). See
MTEC Potential Topics Upcoming Funding Opportunities – Technology Focus Areas include Countermeasures against emerging infectious diseases.  


American Heart Assn. AHACOVID-19 and Its Cardiovascular Impact Rapid Response Grant Initiative - deadline April 6, 2020.

Innocentive: Coronavirus-related Challenges   Each challenge has a specific problem area defined for either required Solutions or Ideas to be submitted. Clients from the public and private sectors will be named in the challenges as having provided support, funding and reviewing expertise for solutions submitted.