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Transforming the understanding
and treatment of mental illnesses.

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NIMH-Sponsored Program Announcements

Announcement NumberTitleRelease DateExpiration Date
PAR-22-039Neuromodulation/Neurostimulation Device Development for Mental Health Applications (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)2021-10-122025-01-08
PAR-22-038Neuromodulation/Neurostimulation Device Development for Mental Health Applications (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)2021-10-122025-01-08
PAR-22-035Mood and Psychosis Symptoms during the Menopause Transition (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)2021-09-202025-01-08
PAR-22-036Mood and Psychosis Symptoms during the Menopause Transition (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)2021-09-202025-01-08
PAR-21-325Mental Health Research Dissertation Grant to Enhance Workforce Diversity (R36 Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed)2021-09-152024-09-08
PAR-21-316Innovative Mental Health Services Research Not Involving Clinical Trials (R01 Clinical Trials Not Allowed)2021-08-172024-09-08
PAR-21-284Effectiveness 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)2021-08-032024-09-08
PAR-21-283Implementing and Sustaining Evidence-Based Mental Health Practices in Low-Resource Settings to Achieve Equity in Outcomes (R34 Clinical Trial Required )2021-08-032024-09-08
PAR-21-291Initiation 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)2021-08-032024-09-08
PAR-21-292Pilot 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)2021-08-032024-09-08
PAR-21-289Utilizing Invasive Recording and Stimulating Opportunities in Humans to Advance Neural Circuitry Understanding of Mental Health Disorders (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)2021-07-282024-09-08
PAR-21-288Utilizing Invasive Recording and Stimulating Opportunities in Humans to Advance Neural Circuitry Understanding of Mental Health Disorders (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)2021-07-282024-09-08
PAR-21-239NIMH Career Transition Award for Tenure-Track Intramural Investigators (K22 No Independent Clinical Trials)2021-07-082024-09-08
PAR-21-263Computational Approaches for Validating Dimensional Constructs of Relevance to Psychopathology (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)2021-07-072023-11-02
PAR-21-264Computationally-Defined Behaviors in Psychiatry (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)2021-07-072023-11-02
PA-21-235NIMH Exploratory/Developmental Research Grant (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)2021-05-102024-05-08
PAR-21-228NIMH Research Education Mentoring Program for HIV/AIDS Researchers (R25 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)2021-05-072024-09-08
PAR-21-210Effectiveness Trials for Post-Acute Interventions and Services to Optimize Longer-term Outcomes (R01 Clinical Trial Required)2021-04-012024-03-06
PAR-21-211Pilot Effectiveness Trials for Post-Acute Interventions and Services to Optimize Longer-term Outcomes (R34 Clinical Trial Required)2021-04-012024-03-17
PA-21-201Research on Autism Spectrum Disorders (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)2021-03-312024-03-06
PA-21-199Research on Autism Spectrum Disorders (R03 Clinical Trial Optional)2021-03-312024-03-17
PA-21-200Research on Autism Spectrum Disorders (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)2021-03-312024-03-17
PAR-21-175Understanding and Modifying Temporal Dynamics of Coordinated Neural Activity (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)2021-03-182024-05-08
PAR-21-176Understanding and Modifying Temporal Dynamics of Coordinated Neural Activity (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)2021-03-182024-05-08
PA-21-194Mentored Career Transition Award for Intramural Fellows (K22 Clinical Trials Not Allowed)2021-03-162024-05-08
PA-21-195Mentored Career Transition Award for Intramural Fellows (K22 Clinical Trials Required)2021-03-162024-05-08
PAR-21-129Clinical Trials to Test the Effectiveness of Treatment, Preventive, and Services Interventions (Collaborative R01 Clinical Trial Required)2021-03-022024-02-16
PAR-21-130Clinical Trials to Test the Effectiveness of Treatment, Preventive, and Services Interventions (R01 Clinical Trial Required)2021-03-022024-02-16
PAR-21-132Confirmatory Efficacy Clinical Trials of Non-Pharmacological Interventions for Mental Disorders (R01 Clinical Trial Required)2021-03-022024-02-16
PAR-21-134Development of Psychosocial Therapeutic and Preventive Interventions for Mental Disorders (R33 Clinical Trial Required)2021-03-022024-02-16
PAR-21-135Development of Psychosocial Therapeutic and Preventive Interventions for Mental Disorders (R61/R33 Clinical Trial Required)2021-03-022024-02-16
PAR-21-136Early Stage Testing of Pharmacologic or Device-based Interventions for the Treatment of Mental Disorders (R33- Clinical Trial Required)2021-03-022024-02-16
PAR-21-137Early Stage Testing of Pharmacologic or Device-based Interventions for the Treatment of Mental Disorders (R61/R33 Clinical Trial Required)2021-03-022024-02-16
PAR-21-133First in Human and Early Stage Clinical Trials of Novel Investigational Drugs or Devices for Psychiatric Disorders (U01 Clinical Trial Required)2021-03-022024-02-16
PAR-21-131Pilot Effectiveness Trials for Treatment, Preventive and Services Interventions (R34 Clinical Trial Required)2021-03-022024-02-16
PAR-21-028Discovery of Cell-based Chemical Probes for Novel Brain Targets (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)2020-10-142024-01-08
PAR-21-029Discovery of in vivo Chemical Probes for the Nervous System (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)2020-10-142024-01-08
PAR-20-308AIDS Research Center on Mental Health and HIV/AIDS (P30 Clinical Trial Optional)2020-10-082023-09-14
PAR-20-307Developmental AIDS Research Center on Mental Health and HIV/AIDS (P30 Clinical Trial Optional)2020-10-082023-09-14
PAR-20-293Advanced Laboratories for Accelerating the Reach and Impact of Treatments for Youth and Adults with Mental Illness (ALACRITY) Research Centers (P50 Clinical Trial Optional)2020-09-102023-05-18
PAR-20-263Cellular and Molecular Biology of Complex Brain Disorders (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)2020-08-102023-09-08
PAR-20-264Cellular and Molecular Biology of Complex Brain Disorders (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)2020-08-102023-09-08
PAR-20-286Practice-Based Suicide Prevention Research Centers (P50 Clinical Trial Optional)2020-08-052022-02-19
PAR-20-235Behavioral Tasks Targeting Brain Systems Relevant to Anhedonia (R01 Basic Experimental Studies with Humans Required)2020-06-152023-09-08
PA-20-151Eradication of HIV-1 from Central Nervous system Reservoirs (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)2020-05-132023-05-08
PA-20-149HIV Infection of the Central Nervous System (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)2020-05-132023-05-08
PAR-20-157Novel Mechanism Research on Neuropsychiatric Symptoms (NPS) in Alzheimer's Dementia (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)2020-03-312023-05-08
PAR-20-159Novel Mechanism Research on Neuropsychiatric Symptoms (NPS) in Alzheimer's Dementia (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)2020-03-312023-05-08
PA-20-144Innovations in HIV Prevention, Testing, Adherence and Retention to Optimize HIV Prevention and Care Continuum Outcomes (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)2020-03-232023-01-08
PA-20-145Innovations in HIV Prevention, Testing, Adherence and Retention to Optimize HIV Prevention and Care Continuum Outcomes (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)2020-03-232023-01-08
PA-20-141Formative and Pilot Intervention Research for Prevention and Treatment of HIV/AIDS (R34 Clinical Trial Optional)2020-03-192023-01-08
PAR-20-118National Cooperative Drug/Device Discovery/Development Groups (NCDDG) for the Treatment of Mental or Substance Use Disorders or Alcohol Disorder (U01 Clinical Trial Optional)2020-02-252022-03-26
PAR-20-119National Cooperative Drug/Device Discovery/Development Groups (NCDDG) for the Treatment of Mental or Substance Use Disorders or Alcohol Disorder (U19 Clinical Trial Optional)2020-02-252022-03-26
PAR-20-080NIMH Mentoring Networks for Mental Health Research Education (R25 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)2020-01-162022-05-26
PAR-20-094NIMH Research Education Programs for Psychiatry Residents (R25- Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed)2020-01-162022-05-26
PAR-20-096NIMH Short Courses for Mental Health Related Research (R25 -Independent Clinical Trial Not Allowed)2020-01-162022-05-26
PAR-20-093Silvio O. Conte Centers for Basic Neuroscience or Translational Mental Health Research (P50 Clinical Trial Optional)2020-01-162022-05-25
PAR-20-037Development 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)2020-01-072023-01-08
PAR-20-038Development and Application of PET and SPECT Imaging Ligands as Biomarkers for Drug Discovery and for Pathophysiological Studies of CNS Disorders (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)2020-01-072023-01-08
PA-20-047Development of Highly Innovative Tools and Technology for Analysis of Single Cells (SBIR) (R43/R44 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)2020-01-072023-01-06
PA-20-025Development of Highly Innovative Tools and Technology for Analysis of Single Cells (STTR) (R41/R42 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)2020-01-072023-01-06
PAR-20-055Engineering Next-Generation Human Nervous System Microphysiological Systems (R01 Clinical Trials Not Allowed)2020-01-032023-01-08
PAR-20-082Engineering Next-Generation Human Nervous System Microphysiological Systems (R21 Clinical Trials Not Allowed)2020-01-032023-01-08
PAR-20-026Genetic Architecture of Mental Disorders in Ancestrally Diverse Populations (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)2019-10-022022-09-16
PAR-19-344Explainable Artificial Intelligence for Decoding and Modulating Neural Circuit Activity Linked to Behavior (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)2019-08-142022-03-11
PAR-19-297Clinical Studies of Mental Illness (Collaborative R01 Clinical Trial Optional)2019-06-102022-09-08
PAR-19-289Building in vivo Preclinical Assays of Circuit Engagement for Application in Therapeutic Development (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)2019-05-292022-09-08
PAR-19-236Reducing the Duration of Untreated Psychosis in the United States (R01 Clinical Trial Required)2019-04-022022-05-08
PAR-19-235Reducing the Duration of Untreated Psychosis in the United States (R34 Clinical Trial Required)2019-04-022022-05-08
PAR-19-214Novel Assays to Address Translational Gaps in Treatment Development (UG3/UH3 Clinical Trial Optional)2019-03-082022-02-23
PAR-19-189Pilot Services Research Grants Not Involving Clinical Trials (R34 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)2019-02-212022-01-08
PAR-19-147Drug Discovery For Nervous System Disorders (R01 Clinical Trials Not Allowed)2019-01-082022-01-08
PAR-19-146Drug Discovery For Nervous System Disorders (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)2019-01-082022-01-08
PA-19-094Emotion Regulation, Aging and Mental Disorder (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)2018-11-292022-01-08
PA-19-095Emotion Regulation, Aging and Mental Disorder (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)2018-11-292022-01-08
PAR-19-028Basic Neurodevelopmental Biology of Brain Circuits and Behavior (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)2018-10-172022-01-08
PAR-19-027Basic Neurodevelopmental Biology of Circuits and Behavior (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)2018-10-172022-01-08
PAR-18-930Development and Optimization of Tasks and Measures for Functional Domains of Behavior (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)2018-09-212022-01-08
PA-18-907New Computational Methods for Understanding the Functional Role of DNA Variants that are Associated with Mental Disorders (R01 (Collab) Clinical Trial Not Allowed)2018-08-292022-05-08
PA-18-908New Computational Methods for Understanding the Functional Role of DNA Variants that are Associated with Mental Disorders (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)2018-08-292022-05-08