Federal & Foundation Funding

Federal Funding Opportunities


Funding Opportunity Number:  PWAA2020

Title: FY 2020 EDA Public Works and Economic Adjustment Assistance Programs

Agency: Department of Commerce Economic Development Administration (EDA)

Amount:  $20M       Deadline: Applications accepted on an ongoing basis

Description: Under this NOFO, EDA solicits applications from applicants in rural and urban areas to provide investments that support construction, non-construction, technical assistance, and revolving loan fund projects under EDA’s Public Works and EAA programs. Grants and cooperative agreements made under these programs are designed to leverage existing regional assets and support the implementation of economic development strategies that advance new ideas and creative approaches to advance economic prosperity in distressed communities. EDA provides strategic investments on a competitive- merit-basis to support economic development, foster job creation, and attract private investment in economically distressed areas of the United States.

Funding Opportunity Number:  PAR-20-256

Title:  Limited Competition Emergency Awards: Shared Personal Protective Equipment Resources for COVID-19 Related Vaccine and Treatment Clinical Trials and Clinical Studies (S10 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)

Agency:  Department of Health and Human Services – NIH11

Amount:                           Deadline:  July 7, 2021

Description:  The purpose of this public health emergency funding opportunity is to provide Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to directly support the needs of the NIAIDs vaccine and treatment clinical trials and clinical studies for COVID-19. This program will ensure that adequate protective equipment is available to directly assist in safely carrying out the clinical activities and direct interactions with the patients participating in the trial.


Foundation Funding Opportunities 


Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Description: Systems for Action (S4A) is a signature research program of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) that builds a Culture of Health by rigorously testing new ways of connecting the nation’s fragmented medical, social, and public health systems.5 This 2021 call for proposals (CFP) will provide funding for research studies that evaluate the impact of innovative potential solutions to the wrong-pocket problem involving public health, medical and social service systems. 

Amount:  $500,000     Deadline:  June 9, 2021

Oncology Nursing Foundation Invites LOIs for Research Addressing Cancer Health Disparities

Description: Grants of up to $100,000 over two years will be awarded in support of oncology nursing research that addresses cancer health disparities...

Amount:  $100,000     Deadline:  May 17, 2021  (Letter of Intent)

When planning to apply for funding from a foundation, please contact GA Tech's Foundations Relations Office before proceeding (Shelese.Lane@dev.gatech.edu). They can assist you in navigating the aspects of foundation relationships that are essential to successful foundation funding.

Please contact queen.marrero@ipat.gatech.edu for Pre Award application and proposal submissions.