This page will contain links to funding opportunities or notices that are either directly related to, or in some way mention, the COVID-19 pandemic as a potential area of study. If you are aware of such an opportunity or announcement that does not appear below, please let us know and we’ll add it.
For funding opportunities that specifically mention COVID-19, Coronavirus, Infectious Disease and related terms, see the COVID-19 Curated Funding List in PIVOT. All UM personnel should be able to access PIVOT to learn more about these and other funding opportunities.
Additional announcements about COVID-19 related funding opportunities are listed below:
The Mississippi Humanities Council has launched an emergency grants program to help support cultural organizations that have been affected by the COVID-19 crisis.
Department of Energy Dear Colleague Letter encouraging the scientific community to consider research questions that underpin COVID-19 response.
National Science Foundation (NSF 20-052) Dear Colleague Letter on the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). NSF is accepting proposals (through existing funding opportunities and RAPID proposal type) to conduct non-medical, non-clinical care research that can be used immediately to explore how to model and understand the spread of COVID-19, to inform and educate about the science of virus transmission and prevention, and to encourage the development of processes and actions to address this global challenge.
National Science Foundation (NSF 20-055) Dear Colleague Letter: Provisioning Advanced Cyberinfrastructure to Further Research on Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). NSF invites RAPID proposals and supplemental funding requests to existing awards that address COVID-19 challenges through data and/or software infrastructure development activities.
NIAID, together with the National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS), is using the NIH Urgent Award Mechanism for the first time. The corresponding Notice of Special Interest (NOSI) Regarding the Availability of Urgent Competitive Revisions for Research on the 2019 Novel Coronavirus highlights the urgent need for research on COVID-19.
InfoEd Global has shared this library of COVID-19 funding opportunities and resources.
Because of the effects of COVID-19 on all facets of American life, the Russell Sage Foundation is changing its immediate priorities for letters of inquiry for the May 21, 2020, deadline.