For more information or to request a consultation, please contact us online at gao@seton.org. We can answer any specific questions you may have, as well as offer general guidance throughout the grant and project development process.

Agency for Health-care Research and Quality (AHRQ)

Grant announcements from the Agency for Health-Care Research and Quality (AHRQ) support research to improve the quality, effectiveness, accessibility and cost effectiveness of healthcare.

Cancer Prevention & Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT)

CPRIT’s goal is to expedite innovation and commercialization in the area of cancer research and to enhance access to evidence-based prevention programs and services. All CPRIT-funded research must be conducted in state and reflect CPRIT’s mission to attract and expand the state’s research capabilities. CPRIT offers funding opportunities for cancer research, product development and prevention programs. All funding opportunities are announced through formal Requests for Applications (RFAs). Applications must be submitted through the online application receipt system.

Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke

The American Heart Association funds research broadly related to cardiovascular disease and stroke. The association supports research in clinical and basic sciences, bioengineering, biotechnology, and public health.

Emergency Medicine Research

The Emergency Medicine Foundation provides opportunities for researchers to pursue education and research grants that will optimally have a lasting impact on the practice of emergency medicine. Funds distributed through EMF support research at all levels in the field of emergency medicine, from seasoned practitioners to medical students, to fellows in emergency medicine, to junior and senior faculty. The Society for Academic Emergency Medicine Foundation strives to improve the quality of patient care in the emergency department by investing in research and education projects.

Foundation Center

Established in 1956, Foundation Center is the leading source of information about philanthropy worldwide. Through data, analysis, and training, it connects people who want to change the world to the resources they need to succeed. You can also sign up for email notification of opportunities.

Grants.gov

Grants.gov provides “one-stop shopping” that will allow you to review synopses of all available competing funding opportunities for federal grants. You can search by agency or category of activity to be funded. You also can sign up for email notification of newly posted opportunities based on parameters it provides.

Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)

Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) makes grants to organizations to improve and expand health care services for underserved people.

National Institutes of Health (NIH)

NIH Office of Extramural Research is the largest funder of biomedical research in the world. The Grants and Funding page includes extensive information about NIH grants. The NIH also has an advanced search page, which offers a wide range of search options. The NIH offers several different types of funding mechanisms and several funding cycles.

Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI)

The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) is authorized by Congress to conduct research to provide information about the best available evidence to help patients and their health care providers make more informed decisions.

Pharmacy Research

The American Society of Health-System Pharmacists is committed to advancing optimal patient outcomes and to the design and study of safe and effective medication-use systems. The ASHP Foundation offers a number of research grant programs that foster young investigators and/or encourage collaborative, multidisciplinary study. The American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy provides announcements to research grants, fellowships, and scholarships. The Community Pharmacy Foundation is interested in soliciting research projects and demonstration projects that highlight new and emerging innovations in patient care.