Research Agency Funding

Funding opportunities and resources regarding COVID-19. Contact for any foundation or corporate opportunities. For all other inquiries contact

Sponsors and program information
Sponsor Program Title Identifier Description Deadline Funding Area
NIH Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19): Information for NIH Applicants and Recipients of NIH Funding Current and comprehensive coronavirus updates
NIH NIH Funding Opportunities Specific to COVID-19 Comprehensive NIH Funding Opportunities.
NSF Coronavirus Information Current and comprehensive coronavirus updates. DCL NSF 20-052 has been archived. NSF encourages PIs to explore existing funding opportunities across NSF and to contact the cognizant NSF Program Officers for relevant programs; NSF remains open to inquiries concerning COVID-19 research in response to existing programs.
DOD Frequently Asked Questions for DOD Research Proposers and Awardees Impacted by the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Therapeutics
Ginko Bioworks Ginkgo Bioworks Partnerships Free platform access, connections to sources of funding, and R&D information sharing. Resource
23andMe 23andMe Research Innovation Collaborations Program The 23andMe Research Innovation Collaborations Program pairs up academic researchers with 23andMe scientists to perform analyses. Through this program, academic researchers can access de-identified, aggregated data from the 23andMe Research Cohort. rolling Resource
Other NIST Tools for Searching the Coronavirus Dataset New resources to allow researchers to get the most from the COVID-19 Open Research Dataset (CORD-19), a collection of scientific literature about coronaviruses containing tens of thousands of items. Resource
Other ICODA Tools For Researchers The International COVID-19 Data Alliance (ICODA) is a “Workbench” that allows researchers to discover, access and analyse global multi-dimensional datasets The platform will consolidate data and metadata from federated repositories to allow teams to work collectively on a focused research question. Data access and use is subject to rigorous data governance processes, based on the five safes framework. Resource
Other Meta A research discovery tool that uses machine learning to help researchers keep pace with discoveries through targeted feeds, maps both published papers and preprints — providing a single site to see them in one place. Resource
Other COVID-19 Open Research Dataset (CORD-19) Prepare and distribute a set of research literature about COVID-19, SARS-CoV-2, and the coronavirus group. Resource