Skip to main content

COVID-19 Funding Opportunities

Funding opportunities and other important information related to the COVID-19 pandemic will be added to this page as it becomes available. 

Please keep in mind that the Research Development Office (RDO) aims to quickly share resources with the research community as these become available. Should you identify any limited submission funding opportunities of interest that are not included in the Limited Submission Opportunities table, you must immediately contact RDO and your College Research Office (CRO) prior to proceeding with a submission.

Currently Open COVID-19 Funding Opportunities

This table will be updated on a rolling basis, as opportunities become available.

DeadlineTitleFunding Agency
OngoingJust Tech Covid-19 Rapid-Response GrantsSocial Science Research Council
OngoingExpedited, Rapid Access Call for COVID-19 ResearchArgonne
OngoingCOVID-19 Response: A Call for IdeasMercatus Center
OngoingCOVID-19 Research Credits ProgramGoogle
OngoingPioneering Ideas: Exploring the Future to Build a Culture of HealthRobert Wood Johnson Foundation
OngoingCOVID-19 Vaccine General Research GrantsPfizer
Rolling LOI deadlineThe Mercury Project: Call For ProposalsSocial Science Research Center
Multiple receipt due dates through 9/8/2022Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): COVID-19 Related School Disruptions Impact on Mental Health, Cognitive, Social, and Emotional Development of ChildrenNIH
Closes on 10/31/2022Annual Program Statement for Development Innovation VenturesUSAID
Active until 3/15/2023Special Emphasis Notice (SEN): AHRQ Announces Interest in Health Services Research to Address Substance Use Disorder EpidemicAHRQ
Expiration date: 5/8/2023Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Simulation Modeling and Systems Science to Address Health DisparitiesNIH
Multiple application due dates through 5/8/2023 Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): NIDCR Support for Research on the Physiological Involvement of Oral Cavity in Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)NIH
Expiration date: 5/8/2023Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Aging-Relevant Behavioral and Social Research on Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)NIH
Expiration date: 5/8/2024Notice of Special Interest (NOSI) HIV/AIDS in the Era of COVID-19: When Pandemics CollideNIH
Expiration date: 5/8/2024Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Promoting Vaccine Access, Acceptance and Uptake among Children, Adolescents, Pregnant and Lactating Women, and Persons with DisabilitiesNIH
Multiple application due dates through 9/7/2024Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Effects of smoking and vaping on the risk and outcome of COVID-19 infectionNIH
Multiple application due dates through 9/8/2024Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Social, Behavioral, and Economic Impact of COVID-19 in Underserved and Vulnerable PopulationsNIH
Application due dates: Interested applicants should apply through the NIH Parent R01 or Parent R21 funding opportunity announcementsNotice of Special Interest: Promoting Research on COVID-19 and Rheumatic, Musculoskeletal and Skin DiseasesNIH

COVID-19 Funding Resources


InfoEd is sharing a library of COVID-19 funding opportunities and resources with the broader research community. This information is rapidly evolving, and InfoEd is devoting substantial resources from the SPIN editorial team to identifying and cataloging opportunities and resources from government and non-governmental sources in the US and around the world.

This database is updated daily.

COVID-19 Funding Updates

On a bi-weekly basis, RDO sends a COVID-19-specific funding communication to listserv members. This communication includes important updates from funding agencies and NC State, as well as key funding opportunities.