Other Grant Opportunities

For your reference, below are a list of non College affiliated grant opportunities, which you may find helpful. Should you have questions, please contact the granting agency.  This list is meant to be a resource in your search for funding. 


Lumara Health offers several grants in prematurity. Available grants include new clinical strategies for reducing preterm birth and identifying high-risk women early in their pregnancies to ensure they seek appropriate healthcare. For details including the application, please click here. Proposals due 8/31/14.

The Ovarian Cancer Research Fund offers several different grants depending upon the stage of your career. The grant cycle is currently closed, but to be placed on the mailing list to receive more information in Spring 2015, email 

The American Cancer Society offers several grants in the areas of research, professional training and the role healthcare plays in detection, prevention and treatment.

The NIH is offering a grant sponsored by the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child and Human Development in the clinical area of pregnancy in women with disabilities.  Grant expires 9/8/14.  

The Foundation for Women's Wellness offers Research Awards that target early funding for small, short-term studies with promise for improving medical knowledge in women's health. Emphasis is on cardiovascular disease, top female cancers, the role of hormones in disease and stage-of-life health issues such as pregnancy and menopause and topics disproportionately affecting women.  This may include disease prevention and/or treatment; identifying gender differences; and/or improving quality of life health concerns. Due 8/15/14.

The Foundation for Women's Wellness offers Fellowships to improve women's health. Fellowship Awards recognize and support MD/PhD students and junior investigators (fellows, residents, assistant researchers) working at accredited U.S. medical institutions on women's health related research. Due 8/15/14.

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