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and treatment of mental illnesses.

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Policy Announcements: NIMH-Sponsored | NIMH-Participating | Both

NIMH-Sponsored Requests for Applications

Announcement NumberTitleRelease DateExpiration Date
RFA-MH-22-106Expanding Differentiated Care Approaches for Adolescents Living with HIV (R34 Clinical Trial Optional)2021-10-202022-01-07
RFA-MH-22-125Enhanced Interpersonal Focused Strategies for Suicide Prevention Interventions (R34 Clinical Trial Required)2021-10-182022-02-19
RFA-MH-22-105Expanding Differentiated Care Approaches for Adolescents Living with HIV (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)2021-10-182022-01-07
RFA-MH-22-120Pilot Practice-based Research for Primary Care Suicide Prevention (R34 Clinical Trial Optional)2021-10-082022-06-22
RFA-MH-22-100Effectiveness and Implementation Research for Post-Acute Interventions to Optimize Long-Term Mental Health Outcomes in Low- and Middle-Income Countries (R34 Clinical Trial Optional)2021-09-242021-12-10
RFA-MH-21-251Deciphering Immune-CNS interactions in HIV utilizing in-vitro and in-vivo model systems (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)2021-08-192021-12-08
RFA-MH-21-250Deciphering Immune-CNS interactions in people living with HIV on Anti-Retroviral therapy (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)2021-08-192021-12-08
RFA-MH-21-235BRAIN Initiative Cell Atlas Network (BICAN): Comprehensive Center on Human and Non-human Primate Brain Cell Atlases (UM1 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)2021-07-272021-11-10
RFA-MH-21-237BRAIN Initiative Cell Atlas Network (BICAN): Coordinating Unit for Biostatistics, Informatics, and Engagement (CUBIE) (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)2021-07-272021-11-10
RFA-MH-21-236BRAIN Initiative Cell Atlas Network (BICAN): Specialized Collaboratory on Human, Non-human Primate, and Mouse Brain Cell Atlases (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)2021-07-272021-11-10
RFA-MH-21-205BRAIN Initiative: Research on the Ethical Implications of Advancements in Neurotechnology and Brain Science (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)2021-07-142023-10-12
RFA-MH-21-240Prevention of Perinatal Depression: Improving Intervention Delivery for At-Risk Individuals (R01 Clinical Trial Required)2021-06-252021-11-10
RFA-MH-21-241Prevention of Perinatal Depression: Improving Intervention Delivery for At-Risk Individuals (R34 Clinical Trial Required)2021-06-252021-11-10
RFA-MH-21-225
Expired
Adapting Immunotherapy and Gene Editing Based Strategies for Targeting HIV Reservoirs in the CNS: Potential Benefits and Risks (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)2021-05-242021-08-28
RFA-MH-21-226
Expired
Adapting Immunotherapy and Gene Editing Based Strategies for Targeting HIV Reservoirs in the CNS: Potential Benefits and Risks (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)2021-05-242021-08-28
RFA-MH-21-175BRAIN Initiative: Development and Validation of Novel Tools to Probe Cell-Specific and Circuit-Specific Processes in the Brain (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)2021-04-272023-10-07
RFA-MH-21-230Pilot Effectiveness Trials of Interventions for Preschoolers with ADHD (R34 Clinical Trial Required)2021-04-192022-03-02
RFA-MH-21-185
Expired
Systems-Level Risk Detection and Interventions to Reduce Suicide, Ideation, and Behaviors in Black Children and Adolescents (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)2021-04-162021-06-30
RFA-MH-21-186
Expired
Systems-Level Risk Detection and Interventions to Reduce Suicide, Ideation, and Behaviors in Black Children and Adolescents (R34 Clinical Trial Optional)2021-04-162021-06-30
RFA-MH-21-187
Expired
Systems-Level Risk Detection and Interventions to Reduce Suicide, Ideation, and Behaviors in Youth from Underserved Populations (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)2021-04-162021-06-30
RFA-MH-21-188
Expired
Systems-Level Risk Detection and Interventions to Reduce Suicide, Ideation, and Behaviors in Youth from Underserved Populations (R34 Clinical Trial Optional)2021-04-162021-06-30
RFA-MH-21-180BRAIN Initiative: Reagent Resources for Brain Cell Type-Specific Access and Manipulation to Broaden Distribution of Enabling Technologies for Neuroscience (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)2021-04-082022-07-13
RFA-MH-21-135BRAIN Initiative: Integration and Analysis of BRAIN Initiative Data (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)2021-03-102024-06-08
RFA-MH-21-130
Expired
BRAIN Initiative: Secondary Analysis and Archiving of BRAIN Initiative Data (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)2021-03-102021-10-08
RFA-MH-21-170
Expired
Limited Competition to Convert the CNS HIV Antiretroviral Therapy Effects Research (CHARTER) Study Cohort to a Research Resource (R24 - Clinical Trial Not Allowed)2021-03-082021-05-11
RFA-MH-21-120Mental Health Research Awards for Investigators Early in their Career in Low and Middle-Income Countries (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)2021-02-232021-12-09
RFA-MH-21-145
Expired
HEAL Initiative: Optimizing Multi-Component Service Delivery Interventions for People with Opioid Use Disorder, Co-Occurring Conditions, and/or Suicide Risk (R01 Clinical Trials Optional)2021-01-112021-03-19
RFA-MH-21-116
Expired
Mood Disorders in People Living with HIV: Mechanisms and Pathways (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)2020-12-092021-03-11
RFA-MH-21-117
Expired
Mood Disorders in People Living with HIV: Mechanisms and Pathways (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)2020-12-092021-03-11
RFA-MH-21-105
Expired
Mood and Psychosis Symptoms during the Menopause Transition (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)2020-11-182021-02-10
RFA-MH-21-106
Expired
Mood and Psychosis Symptoms during the Menopause Transition (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)2020-11-182021-02-10
RFA-MH-21-160
Expired
Social Drivers of Mental Illnesses in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: Mechanisms and Pathways of Interventions for Youth (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)2020-11-182021-03-19
RFA-MH-21-151
Expired
Strengthening HIV Prevention Efforts for Women in the Southern U.S. (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)2020-11-172021-01-12
RFA-MH-21-150
Expired
Strengthening HIV Prevention Efforts for Women in the Southern U.S. (R34 Clinical Trial Optional)2020-11-172021-01-12
RFA-MH-21-111Service-Ready Tools for Identification, Prevention, and Treatment of Individuals at Risk for Suicide (R34 Clinical Trial Optional)2020-11-132022-06-16
RFA-MH-21-110Service-Ready Tools for Identification, Prevention, and Treatment of Individuals at Risk for Suicide (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)2020-11-132022-06-16
RFA-MH-21-112Service-Ready Tools for Identification, Prevention, and Treatment of Individuals at Risk for Suicide (R43/R44 Clinical Trial Optional)2020-11-132022-06-16
RFA-MH-21-140BRAIN Initiative Cell Census Network (BICCN) Scalable Technologies and Tools for Brain Cell Census (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)2020-10-212022-03-11
RFA-MH-21-165
Expired
From Genomic Association to Causation: A Convergent Neuroscience Approach to Linking Levels of Analysis for Understanding Neuropsychiatric Disorders (U19 Clinical Trial Optional)2020-10-152021-03-18
RFA-MH-20-620BRAIN Initiative Fellows: Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Postdoctoral Fellowship (F32)2020-09-252022-12-10
RFA-MH-20-701
Expired
Role of Myeloid Cells in Persistence and Eradication of HIV-1 Reservoirs from the Brain (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)2020-09-242021-01-09
RFA-MH-20-702
Expired
Role of Myeloid Cells in Persistence and Eradication of HIV-1 Reservoirs from the Brain (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)2020-09-242021-01-09
RFA-MH-20-556
Expired
BRAIN Initiative: Pilot resources for brain cell type-specific access and manipulation across vertebrate species (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)2020-09-172021-10-20
RFA-MH-20-600BRAIN Initiative: Data Archives for the BRAIN Initiative (R24 Clinical Trial Optional)2020-08-072023-07-15
RFA-MH-20-500
Expired
Post-Acute Interventions for the Treatment of Anorexia Nervosa (R34 Clinical Trial Required)2020-04-152021-06-16
RFA-MH-20-525NIMH Biobehavioral Research Awards for Innovative New Scientists (NIMH BRAINS) (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)2020-04-062022-06-21
RFA-MH-20-128
Expired
BRAIN Initiative: Standards to Define Experiments Related to the BRAIN Initiative (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)2020-02-242021-09-03
RFA-MH-20-555
Expired
NIMH Instrumentation Program (S10 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)2019-11-262021-10-09
RFA-MH-20-510Laboratories to Optimize Digital Health (R01 Clinical Trial Required)2019-11-252022-03-02
RFA-MH-20-505
Expired
Practice-Based Research for Implementing Scalable Evidence-Based Prevention Interventions in Primary Care Settings (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)2019-11-252021-07-02
RFA-MH-20-506
Expired
Practice-Based Research for Implementing Scalable Evidence-Based Prevention Interventions in Primary Care Settings (R34 Clinical Trial Required)2019-11-252021-07-02
RFA-MH-20-350
Expired
Utilizing Invasive Recording and Stimulating Opportunities in Humans to Advance Neural Circuitry Understanding of Mental Health Disorders (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)2019-11-212021-06-11
RFA-MH-20-351
Expired
Utilizing Invasive Recording and Stimulating Opportunities in Humans to Advance Neural Circuitry Understanding of Mental Health Disorders (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)2019-11-212021-06-11
RFA-MH-20-120
Expired
BRAIN Initiative: Secondary Analysis and Archiving of BRAIN Initiative Data (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)2019-04-102021-02-27
RFA-MH-20-135
Expired
BRAIN Initiative: Tools to Facilitate High-Throughput Microconnectivity Analysis (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)2019-04-082021-05-28
RFA-MH-19-242
Expired
Computational Approaches for Validating Dimensional Constructs of Relevance to Psychopathology (R01 Clinical Trial Optional)2018-09-262020-11-21
RFA-MH-19-240
Expired
Computationally-Defined Behaviors in Psychiatry (R21 Clinical Trial Optional)2018-08-092020-11-21
RFA-MH-19-135
Expired
BRAIN Initiative: Development of Novel Tools to Probe Cell-Specific and Circuit-Specific Processes in Human and Non-Human Primate Brain (UG3/UH3 Clinical Trial Optional)2018-08-032021-05-28
RFA-MH-19-147
Expired
BRAIN Initiative: Integration and Analysis of BRAIN Initiative Data (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed)2018-07-172021-03-05
RFA-MH-18-700
Expired
Clinical Trials to Test the Effectiveness of Treatment, Preventive, and Services Interventions (Collaborative R01-Clinical Trial Required)2017-11-142021-02-19
RFA-MH-18-701
Expired
Clinical Trials to Test the Effectiveness of Treatment, Preventive, and Services Interventions (R01- Clinical Trial Required)2017-11-142021-02-19
RFA-MH-18-707
Expired
Confirmatory Efficacy Clinical Trials of Non-Pharmacological Interventions for Mental Disorders (R01- Clinical Trial Required)2017-11-142021-02-19
RFA-MH-18-704
Expired
Development of Psychosocial Therapeutic and Preventive Interventions for Mental Disorders (R61/R33- Clinical Trial Required)2017-11-142021-02-19
RFA-MH-18-703
Expired
Early Stage Testing of Pharmacologic or Device -based Interventions for the Treatment of Mental Health Disorders (R33- Clinical Trial Required)2017-11-142021-02-19
RFA-MH-18-702
Expired
Early Stage Testing of Pharmacologic or Device-based Interventions for the Treatment of Mental Disorders (R61/R33-Clinical Trial Required)2017-11-142021-02-19
RFA-MH-18-706
Expired
Pilot Effectiveness Trials for Treatment, Preventive and Services Interventions (R34- Clinical Trial Required)2017-11-142021-02-19