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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 Number Title Release Date Expiration Date
RFA-MH-22-270 Schizophrenia and related disorders during mid- to late-life (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) 2022-09-19 2023-02-23
RFA-MH-22-271 Schizophrenia and related disorders during mid- to late-life (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) 2022-09-19 2023-02-23
RFA-MH-22-245 BRAIN Initiative: Engineering and optimization of molecular technologies for functional dissection of neural circuits (UM1 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 2022-08-31 2024-10-18
RFA-MH-22-185 NIMH Biobehavioral Research Awards for Innovative New Scientists (NIMH BRAINS) (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) 2022-07-26 2025-06-21
RFA-MH-22-240 BRAIN Initiative: Brain Behavior Quantification and Synchronization (R61/R33 Clinical Trial Optional) 2022-07-22 2024-02-16
RFA-MH-22-190 Expanding Collaborative Implementation Science to Address Social and Structural Determinants of Health and Improve HIV Outcomes (R01 Clinical Trial Required) 2022-07-20 2022-11-19
RFA-MH-22-191 Expanding Collaborative Implementation Science to Address Social and Structural Determinants of Health and Improve HIV Outcomes (R24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 2022-07-20 2022-11-19
RFA-MH-22-280 Epigenetic Mechanisms Regulating HIV CNS Latency and Neuropathogenesis Using Novel Single Cell Technologies (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 2022-07-11 2022-12-06
RFA-MH-22-281 Epigenetic Mechanisms Regulating HIV CNS Latency and Neuropathogenesis Using Novel Single Cell Technologies (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 2022-07-11 2022-12-06
RFA-MH-22-180 Expanding Prevention Strategies for Mental Disorders in Mobile Populations in Humanitarian Crises (R34 Clinical Trial Optional) 2022-05-17 2022-10-26
RFA-MH-22-230 Understanding the role of Gut Immune dysfunction and Gut Microbiome in pathogenesis of Central Nervous System co-morbidities in people living with HIV (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 2022-04-25 2022-11-19
RFA-MH-22-220 BRAIN Initiative: Integration and Analysis of BRAIN Initiative Data (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 2022-03-22 2024-06-08
RFA-MH-22-140 Understanding Suicide Risk and Protective Factors among Black Youth (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 2022-03-22 2023-06-21
RFA-MH-22-141 Understanding Suicide Risk and Protective Factors among Black Youth (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 2022-03-22 2023-06-21
RFA-MH-22-200 Addressing Mental Health Disparities Research Gaps: Aggregating and Mining Existing Data Sets for Secondary Analyses (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 2022-03-11 2022-10-19
RFA-MH-22-130
Expired
Integrating Mental Health Care into Health Care Systems in Low- and Middle-Income Countries (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) 2022-02-10 2022-08-05
RFA-MH-22-115 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) 2022-01-25 2024-06-08
RFA-MH-22-155 NIMH Instrumentation Program (S10 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 2022-01-24 2024-10-10
RFA-MH-22-145 BRAIN Initiative: Standards to Define Experiments Related to the BRAIN Initiative (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 2022-01-21 2024-06-15
RFA-MH-22-176
Expired
Emergency Award HEAL Initiative: Developing and Optimizing Multi-Component Service Delivery Interventions for People with Opioid Use Disorder, Co-Occurring Conditions, and/or Suicide Risk (R01 Clinical Trials Optional) 2022-01-21 2022-03-19
RFA-MH-22-175
Expired
Emergency Award HEAL Initiative: Optimizing Existing Evidence-Based Multi-Component Service Delivery Interventions for People with Opioid Use Disorder, Co-Occurring Conditions, and/or Suicide Risk (R01 Clinical Trials Optional) 2022-01-21 2022-03-19
RFA-MH-22-111
Expired
Scalable and Systematic Neurobiology of Psychiatric and Neurodevelopmental Disorder Risk Genes: Assay and Data Generation Centers (RM1 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 2022-01-18 2022-06-11
RFA-MH-22-110
Expired
Scalable and Systematic Neurobiology of Psychiatric and Neurodevelopmental Disorder Risk Genes: Data Resource and Administrative Coordination Center (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 2022-01-18 2022-06-11
RFA-MH-22-170
Expired
Advancing communication strategies to support future HIV vaccine use (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) 2022-01-03 2022-05-11
RFA-MH-22-171
Expired
Advancing communication strategies to support future HIV vaccine use (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) 2022-01-03 2022-05-11
RFA-MH-22-135 Social disconnection and Suicide Risk in Late Life (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) 2021-12-23 2022-10-18
RFA-MH-22-136 Social disconnection and Suicide Risk in Late Life (R21 Clinical Trial Optional) 2021-12-23 2022-10-16
RFA-MH-22-150 Using Just-in-Time Adaptive Interventions to Optimize Established Adolescent Mental Health Treatments (R61/R33 Clinical Trial Required) 2021-11-15 2023-02-23
RFA-MH-22-106
Expired
Expanding Differentiated Care Approaches for Adolescents Living with HIV (R34 Clinical Trial Optional) 2021-10-20 2022-01-07
RFA-MH-22-125
Expired
Enhanced Interpersonal Focused Strategies for Suicide Prevention Interventions (R34 Clinical Trial Required) 2021-10-18 2022-02-19
RFA-MH-22-105
Expired
Expanding Differentiated Care Approaches for Adolescents Living with HIV (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) 2021-10-18 2022-01-07
RFA-MH-22-120
Expired
Pilot Practice-based Research for Primary Care Suicide Prevention (R34 Clinical Trial Optional) 2021-10-08 2022-06-22
RFA-MH-22-100
Expired
Effectiveness and Implementation Research for Post-Acute Interventions to Optimize Long-Term Mental Health Outcomes in Low- and Middle-Income Countries (R34 Clinical Trial Optional) 2021-09-24 2021-12-10
RFA-MH-21-251
Expired
Deciphering Immune-CNS interactions in HIV utilizing in-vitro and in-vivo model systems (R21 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 2021-08-19 2021-12-08
RFA-MH-21-250
Expired
Deciphering Immune-CNS interactions in people living with HIV on Anti-Retroviral therapy (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) 2021-08-19 2021-12-08
RFA-MH-21-235
Expired
BRAIN Initiative Cell Atlas Network (BICAN): Comprehensive Center on Human and Non-human Primate Brain Cell Atlases (UM1 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 2021-07-27 2021-11-10
RFA-MH-21-237
Expired
BRAIN Initiative Cell Atlas Network (BICAN): Coordinating Unit for Biostatistics, Informatics, and Engagement (CUBIE) (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 2021-07-27 2021-11-10
RFA-MH-21-236
Expired
BRAIN Initiative Cell Atlas Network (BICAN): Specialized Collaboratory on Human, Non-human Primate, and Mouse Brain Cell Atlases (U01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 2021-07-27 2021-11-10
RFA-MH-21-205 BRAIN Initiative: Research on the Ethical Implications of Advancements in Neurotechnology and Brain Science (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) 2021-07-14 2023-10-12
RFA-MH-21-240
Expired
Prevention of Perinatal Depression: Improving Intervention Delivery for At-Risk Individuals (R01 Clinical Trial Required) 2021-06-25 2021-11-10
RFA-MH-21-241
Expired
Prevention of Perinatal Depression: Improving Intervention Delivery for At-Risk Individuals (R34 Clinical Trial Required) 2021-06-25 2021-11-10
RFA-MH-21-175 BRAIN Initiative: Development and Validation of Novel Tools to Probe Cell-Specific and Circuit-Specific Processes in the Brain (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 2021-04-27 2023-10-07
RFA-MH-21-230
Expired
Pilot Effectiveness Trials of Interventions for Preschoolers with ADHD (R34 Clinical Trial Required) 2021-04-19 2022-03-02
RFA-MH-21-180
Expired
BRAIN Initiative: Reagent Resources for Brain Cell Type-Specific Access and Manipulation to Broaden Distribution of Enabling Technologies for Neuroscience (U24 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 2021-04-08 2022-07-13
RFA-MH-21-135
Expired
BRAIN Initiative: Integration and Analysis of BRAIN Initiative Data (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 2021-03-10 2022-03-22
RFA-MH-21-130
Expired
BRAIN Initiative: Secondary Analysis and Archiving of BRAIN Initiative Data (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 2021-03-10 2021-10-08
RFA-MH-21-120
Expired
Mental Health Research Awards for Investigators Early in their Career in Low and Middle-Income Countries (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) 2021-02-23 2021-12-09
RFA-MH-21-111
Expired
Service-Ready Tools for Identification, Prevention, and Treatment of Individuals at Risk for Suicide (R34 Clinical Trial Optional) 2020-11-13 2022-06-16
RFA-MH-21-110
Expired
Service-Ready Tools for Identification, Prevention, and Treatment of Individuals at Risk for Suicide (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) 2020-11-13 2022-06-16
RFA-MH-21-112
Expired
Service-Ready Tools for Identification, Prevention, and Treatment of Individuals at Risk for Suicide (R43/R44 Clinical Trial Optional) 2020-11-13 2022-06-16
RFA-MH-21-140
Expired
BRAIN Initiative Cell Census Network (BICCN) Scalable Technologies and Tools for Brain Cell Census (R01 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 2020-10-21 2022-03-11
RFA-MH-20-620 BRAIN Initiative Fellows: Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Postdoctoral Fellowship (F32) 2020-09-25 2022-12-10
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) 2020-09-17 2021-10-20
RFA-MH-20-600 BRAIN Initiative: Data Archives for the BRAIN Initiative (R24 Clinical Trial Optional) 2020-08-07 2023-07-15
RFA-MH-20-525
Expired
NIMH Biobehavioral Research Awards for Innovative New Scientists (NIMH BRAINS) (R01 Clinical Trial Optional) 2020-04-06 2022-06-21
RFA-MH-20-555
Expired
NIMH Instrumentation Program (S10 Clinical Trial Not Allowed) 2019-11-26 2021-10-09
RFA-MH-20-510
Expired
Laboratories to Optimize Digital Health (R01 Clinical Trial Required) 2019-11-25 2022-03-02