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Transforming the understanding
and treatment of mental illnesses.

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NIMH-Sponsored Program Announcements

Announcement Number Title Release Date Expiration Date
PAR-22-170 Building in vivo Preclinical Assays of Circuit Engagement for Application in Therapeutic Development (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 2022-07-07 2025-09-08
PAR-22-169 Novel Assays to Address Translational Gaps in Treatment Development (UG3/UH3 Clinical Trial Optional) 2022-07-07 2025-06-21
PAR-22-155 Silvio O. Conte Centers for Basic Neuroscience or Translational Mental Health Research (P50 Clinical Trial Optional) 2022-05-26 2025-06-10
PAR-22-172 Mental Health Research Dissertation Grant to Enhance Workforce Diversity (R36 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 2022-05-25 2025-05-08
PAR-22-143 National Cooperative Drug/Device Discovery/Development Groups (NCDDG) for the Treatment of Mental Disorders or Alcohol Use Disorder (U01 Clinical Trial Optional) 2022-05-06 2025-02-25
PAR-22-144 National Cooperative Drug/Device Discovery/Development Groups (NCDDG) for the Treatment of Mental Disorders or Alcohol Use Disorder (U19 Clinical Trial Optional) 2022-05-06 2025-02-25
PAR-22-154 Laboratories to Optimize Digital Health (R01 Clinical Trial Required) 2022-04-05 2025-05-08
PAR-22-137 Accelerating the Pace of Child Health Research Using Existing Data from the Adolescent Brain Cognitive Development (ABCD) Study (R01-Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 2022-03-15 2025-05-08
PAR-22-138 Accelerating the Pace of Child Health Research Using Existing Data from the Adolescent Brain Cognitive Development (ABCD) Study (R21-Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 2022-03-15 2025-05-08
PAR-22-082 Innovative Pilot Mental Health Services Research Not Involving Clinical Trials (R34 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 2022-02-03 2025-05-08
PAR-22-113 Urgent Award: COVID-19 Mental Health Research (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) 2022-01-31 2022-12-24
PAR-22-112 Urgent Award: COVID-19 Mental Health Research (R01 Clinical Trial Required) 2022-01-31 2022-12-24
PAR-22-031 Drug Discovery For Nervous System Disorders (R01 Clinical Trials Not Allowed) 2021-11-29 2025-01-08
PAR-22-032 Drug Discovery For Nervous System Disorders (R21 Clinical Trials Not Allowed) 2021-11-29 2025-01-08
PAR-22-067 Basic Neurodevelopmental Biology of Circuits and Behavior (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 2021-11-19 2025-01-08
PAR-22-066 Basic Neurodevelopmental Biology of Circuits and Behavior (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 2021-11-16 2025-01-08
PAR-22-039 Neuromodulation/Neurostimulation Device Development for Mental Health Applications (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 2021-10-12 2025-01-08
PAR-22-038 Neuromodulation/Neurostimulation Device Development for Mental Health Applications (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 2021-10-12 2025-01-08
PAR-22-035 Mood and Psychosis Symptoms during the Menopause Transition (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) 2021-09-20 2025-01-08
PAR-22-036 Mood and Psychosis Symptoms during the Menopause Transition (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) 2021-09-20 2025-01-08
PAR-21-316 Innovative Mental Health Services Research Not Involving Clinical Trials (R01 Clinical Trials Not Allowed) 2021-08-17 2024-09-08
PAR-21-284 Effectiveness of Implementing Sustainable Evidence-Based Mental Health Practices in Low-Resource Settings to Achieve Mental Health Equity for Traditionally Underserved Populations (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) 2021-08-03 2024-09-08
PAR-21-283 Implementing and Sustaining Evidence-Based Mental Health Practices in Low-Resource Settings to Achieve Equity in Outcomes (R34 Clinical Trial Required ) 2021-08-03 2024-09-08
PAR-21-291 Initiation of a Mental Health Family Navigator Model to Promote Early Access, Engagement and Coordination of Needed Mental Health Services for Children and Adolescents (R01 Clinical Trial Required) 2021-08-03 2024-09-08
PAR-21-292 Pilot Studies to Test the Initiation of a Mental Health Family Navigator Model to Promote Early Access, Engagement and Coordination of Needed Mental Health Services for Children and Adolescents (R34 Clinical Trial Required) 2021-08-03 2024-09-08
PAR-21-289 Utilizing Invasive Recording and Stimulating Opportunities in Humans to Advance Neural Circuitry Understanding of Mental Health Disorders (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) 2021-07-28 2024-09-08
PAR-21-288 Utilizing Invasive Recording and Stimulating Opportunities in Humans to Advance Neural Circuitry Understanding of Mental Health Disorders (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) 2021-07-28 2024-09-08
PAR-21-239 NIMH Career Transition Award for Tenure-Track Intramural Investigators (K22 No Independent Clinical Trials) 2021-07-08 2024-09-08
PAR-21-263 Computational Approaches for Validating Dimensional Constructs of Relevance to Psychopathology (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) 2021-07-07 2023-11-02
PAR-21-264 Computationally-Defined Behaviors in Psychiatry (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) 2021-07-07 2023-11-02
PA-21-235 NIMH Exploratory/Developmental Research Grant (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 2021-05-10 2024-05-08
PAR-21-228 NIMH Research Education Mentoring Program for HIV/AIDS Researchers (R25 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 2021-05-07 2024-09-08
PAR-21-210 Effectiveness Trials for Post-Acute Interventions and Services to Optimize Longer-term Outcomes (R01 Clinical Trial Required) 2021-04-01 2024-03-06
PAR-21-211 Pilot Effectiveness Trials for Post-Acute Interventions and Services to Optimize Longer-term Outcomes (R34 Clinical Trial Required) 2021-04-01 2024-03-17
PA-21-201 Research on Autism Spectrum Disorders (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) 2021-03-31 2024-03-06
PA-21-199 Research on Autism Spectrum Disorders (R03 Clinical Trial Optional) 2021-03-31 2024-03-17
PA-21-200 Research on Autism Spectrum Disorders (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) 2021-03-31 2024-03-17
PAR-21-175 Understanding and Modifying Temporal Dynamics of Coordinated Neural Activity (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) 2021-03-18 2024-05-08
PAR-21-176 Understanding and Modifying Temporal Dynamics of Coordinated Neural Activity (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) 2021-03-18 2024-05-08
PA-21-194 Mentored Career Transition Award for Intramural Fellows (K22 Clinical Trials Not Allowed) 2021-03-16 2024-05-08
PA-21-195 Mentored Career Transition Award for Intramural Fellows (K22 Clinical Trials Required) 2021-03-16 2024-05-08
PAR-21-129 Clinical Trials to Test the Effectiveness of Treatment, Preventive, and Services Interventions (Collaborative R01 Clinical Trial Required) 2021-03-02 2024-02-16
PAR-21-130 Clinical Trials to Test the Effectiveness of Treatment, Preventive, and Services Interventions (R01 Clinical Trial Required) 2021-03-02 2024-02-16
PAR-21-132 Confirmatory Efficacy Clinical Trials of Non-Pharmacological Interventions for Mental Disorders (R01 Clinical Trial Required) 2021-03-02 2024-02-16
PAR-21-134 Development of Psychosocial Therapeutic and Preventive Interventions for Mental Disorders (R33 Clinical Trial Required) 2021-03-02 2024-02-16
PAR-21-135 Development of Psychosocial Therapeutic and Preventive Interventions for Mental Disorders (R61/R33 Clinical Trial Required) 2021-03-02 2024-02-16
PAR-21-136 Early Stage Testing of Pharmacologic or Device-based Interventions for the Treatment of Mental Disorders (R33- Clinical Trial Required) 2021-03-02 2024-02-16
PAR-21-137 Early Stage Testing of Pharmacologic or Device-based Interventions for the Treatment of Mental Disorders (R61/R33 Clinical Trial Required) 2021-03-02 2024-02-16
PAR-21-133 First in Human and Early Stage Clinical Trials of Novel Investigational Drugs or Devices for Psychiatric Disorders (U01 Clinical Trial Required) 2021-03-02 2024-02-16
PAR-21-131 Pilot Effectiveness Trials for Treatment, Preventive and Services Interventions (R34 Clinical Trial Required) 2021-03-02 2024-02-16
PAR-21-028 Discovery of Cell-based Chemical Probes for Novel Brain Targets (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 2020-10-14 2024-01-08
PAR-21-029 Discovery of in vivo Chemical Probes for the Nervous System (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 2020-10-14 2024-01-08
PAR-20-308 AIDS Research Center on Mental Health and HIV/AIDS (P30 Clinical Trial Optional) 2020-10-08 2023-09-14
PAR-20-307 Developmental AIDS Research Center on Mental Health and HIV/AIDS (P30 Clinical Trial Optional) 2020-10-08 2023-09-14
PAR-20-293 Advanced Laboratories for Accelerating the Reach and Impact of Treatments for Youth and Adults with Mental Illness (ALACRITY) Research Centers (P50 Clinical Trial Optional) 2020-09-10 2023-05-18
PAR-20-263 Cellular and Molecular Biology of Complex Brain Disorders (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 2020-08-10 2023-09-08
PAR-20-264 Cellular and Molecular Biology of Complex Brain Disorders (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 2020-08-10 2023-09-08
PAR-20-235 Behavioral Tasks Targeting Brain Systems Relevant to Anhedonia (R01 Basic Experimental Studies with Humans Required) 2020-06-15 2023-09-08
PA-20-151 Eradication of HIV-1 from Central Nervous system Reservoirs (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 2020-05-13 2023-05-08
PA-20-149 HIV Infection of the Central Nervous System (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 2020-05-13 2023-05-08
PAR-20-157 Novel Mechanism Research on Neuropsychiatric Symptoms (NPS) in Alzheimer's Dementia (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) 2020-03-31 2023-05-08
PAR-20-159 Novel Mechanism Research on Neuropsychiatric Symptoms (NPS) in Alzheimer's Dementia (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) 2020-03-31 2023-05-08
PA-20-144 Innovations in HIV Prevention, Testing, Adherence and Retention to Optimize HIV Prevention and Care Continuum Outcomes (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) 2020-03-23 2023-01-08
PA-20-145 Innovations in HIV Prevention, Testing, Adherence and Retention to Optimize HIV Prevention and Care Continuum Outcomes (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) 2020-03-23 2023-01-08
PA-20-141 Formative and Pilot Intervention Research for Prevention and Treatment of HIV/AIDS (R34 Clinical Trial Optional) 2020-03-19 2023-01-08
PAR-20-037 Development and Application of PET and SPECT Imaging Ligands as Biomarkers for Drug Discovery and for Pathophysiological Studies of CNS Disorders (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 2020-01-07 2023-01-08
PAR-20-038 Development and Application of PET and SPECT Imaging Ligands as Biomarkers for Drug Discovery and for Pathophysiological Studies of CNS Disorders (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) 2020-01-07 2023-01-08
PA-20-047 Development of Highly Innovative Tools and Technology for Analysis of Single Cells (SBIR) (R43/R44 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 2020-01-07 2023-01-06
PA-20-025 Development of Highly Innovative Tools and Technology for Analysis of Single Cells (STTR) (R41/R42 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 2020-01-07 2023-01-06
PAR-20-055 Engineering Next-Generation Human Nervous System Microphysiological Systems (R01 Clinical Trials Not Allowed) 2020-01-03 2023-01-08
PAR-20-082 Engineering Next-Generation Human Nervous System Microphysiological Systems (R21 Clinical Trials Not Allowed) 2020-01-03 2023-01-08